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Korea Confiscates Bitcoin Worth $1.4 Million in Child-Porn Cybercrime Case

Seoul, South Korea—The South Korean government moves to confiscate 191 bitcoins from a child-porn cybercrime case where the perpetrator is now sentenced to jail...

Fintech Startup EarlySalary Acquires CashCare

Indian Fintech startup EarlySalary recently acquired CashCare, a Mumbai-based checkout financing startup, for an undisclosed amount. As part of the deal, Vikras Sekhri, CashCare...

Blockhain Technology is Key to Economic Development in Africa

Nigeria and several countries in Africa are starting to embrace and open up the continent to Blockchain technology and its benefits for its development. Experts...

Revolut Adds Ripple and Bitcoin Cash for Trading in its App

Fintech challenger bank Revolut recently announced that it would be adding Ripple (XRP) and Bitcoin cash (BCH) in the list of available cryptocurrencies in...

21 Offshore Fintech Firms Signs Up with CEZA

Manila, Philippines –Twenty-one (21) offshore fintech companies specializing in blockchain and cryptocurrency operations have signed up with the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (CEZA) which,...

Acceler8 and SCI to Launch the First Blockchain Space in the Philippines

The first Blockchain Space in the country was launched this May through the efforts of Acceler8 by UnionSPACE, a workspace provider in the Philippines...

Barbara Corcoran: Bitcoin could be the future of real estate

If you think that buying and selling homes with bitcoin sounds like a fad, for Shark tank’s Barbara Corcoran, it could be the future. "It...

RentMoola launches pre-authorized debit payments tool

RentMoola, a Vancouver-based fintech company that helps property owners collect rent via an online platform, announced plans to launch a pre-authorized debit (PAD) payments...

Indian Businessman loses $130,000 in Bitcoin Scam

An Indian businessman from New Delhi fell victim to yet another bitcoin scam, where he paid $130,000 for bitcoins that did not exist. How the...

Possible Use Cases for Blockchain Technology

Blockchain, the underlying technology that helped create cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, uses advanced cryptography to store information across computer networks. This technology could eliminate the...