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Celo Foundation grants $700K to 13 startups

On April 1, blockchain-based non-profit organization Celo Foundation has awarded worth US$700,000 to 13 startups through its grant funding. This round of funding is...
Binance to enable smart contracts through Binance Smart Chain

New Libra rival set to launch with 50 companies backing

A new cryptocurrency project is entering the market with over 50 potential partners that also include Libra Association members Andreessen Horowitz and Coinbase. On March...

Report: Central Bank Digital Currencies being considered by 80% of global banks

Recent research is indicating that as many as 80% of global central banks are looking into digital currencies. A recent paper by the Bank of...
Telecom giant abandons Facebook’s Libra project

Telecom giant abandons Facebook’s Libra project

British telecom giant, Vodafone, is the latest firm to abandon Facebook's beleaguered Libra cryptocurrency project. The company announced on Tuesday that it was withdrawing from...
PayPal CEO admits 'I only own Bitcoin'

PayPal CEO: ‘I own Bitcoin – and only Bitcoin’

In a recent interview, PayPal CEO Dan Schulman spoke about the real reason PayPal withdrew from Facebook's Libra project and revealed that he does,...
EU considers launching its own cryptocurrency In response to Libra 'threat'

EU considers launching its own cryptocurrency in response to Libra ‘threat’

In a move to counter the perceived threat of Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency, a new draft document issued by the European Union (EU) suggests that...

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