Amazon ‘Momazonians’ Demand Free Childcare by Confronting Jeff Bezos

Self-proclaimed “Momazonians,” a group of roughly 1,800 female Amazon employees, are demanding that the company provide them with backup daycare, and they’re taking their protest straight to the desk of CEO Jeff Bezos. ‘Momazonians’ Organize to Demand that Amazon Provide Employee Childcare Despite startling stats which support a much higher level of engagement and retention…Continue readingAmazon ‘Momazonians’ Demand Free Childcare by Confronting Jeff Bezos

A First for Everything: Canadian Court Certified a Bitcoin Expert

CipherTrace, a blockchain security company, announced today that its CEO, Dave Jevans, has been certified by a Canadian criminal court as an expert witness. Jevans testified against Matthew Phan, a drug dealer convicted for trafficking in drugs and weapons on the dark web. First Certified Bitcoin Witness Phan’s 2018 arrest and the subsequent seizure of…Continue readingA First for Everything: Canadian Court Certified a Bitcoin Expert

Blockchain-Based Journalism Platform Civil Launches

Blockchain media startup Civil has launched despite an ill-fated token sale late last year Read the original post: Blockchain-Based Journalism Platform Civil LaunchesContinue readingBlockchain-Based Journalism Platform Civil Launches

Deutsche Boerse, Commerzbank Complete Blockchain PoC for Legally Binding Repo Transaction

German financial services firm Commerzbank and securities marketplace Deutsche Boerse have completed a PoC for a legally binding repo transaction using blockchain Read the original post: Deutsche Boerse, Commerzbank Complete Blockchain PoC for Legally Binding Repo TransactionContinue readingDeutsche Boerse, Commerzbank Complete Blockchain PoC for Legally Binding Repo Transaction

Blockchain Startup Enjin to Release Dev Kit for Game Engine Giant Unity

Development software for leading game development engine Unity will be launched by Ethereum-based startup Enjin on March 14 Read the original post: Blockchain Startup Enjin to Release Dev Kit for Game Engine Giant UnityContinue readingBlockchain Startup Enjin to Release Dev Kit for Game Engine Giant Unity

QuadrigaCX Granted 45-Day Court Extension to Find $140 Million in Missing Crypto

A Nova Scotia Supreme Court Justice has given defunct cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX a 45-day extension to search for $140 million worth of missing crypto assets. Judge Michael Wood extended the creditor-protection deadline to April 23, which would protect Quadriga from potential lawsuits. The Canadian exchange owes a total of $250 million to its 115,000 users,…Continue readingQuadrigaCX Granted 45-Day Court Extension to Find $140 Million in Missing Crypto

Japanese Banks Unite to Launch Blockchain Finance Platform Services

Five Japanese banks are set to launch the first services of their blockchain-based financial infrastructure platform Read the original post: Japanese Banks Unite to Launch Blockchain Finance Platform ServicesContinue readingJapanese Banks Unite to Launch Blockchain Finance Platform Services

Donald Trump Plots to Leverage UK Brexit Chaos for US Meat Farmers

Anyone following Brexit developments will know that it is all a bit of a mess, with no clear direction. With PM Theresa May’s deal explicitly rejected, a no-deal exit is now a real threat. Despite this, one of the biggest Brexit headlines making the rounds today is nothing to do with the “Withdrawal Deal”. Instead…Continue readingDonald Trump Plots to Leverage UK Brexit Chaos for US Meat Farmers

Blockchain Analytics Firm Chainalysis Outlines User Data Policy Amid Coinbase Allegations

Blockchain analytics firm Chainalysis has clarified that it does not collect or sell users’ personal data when it provides its services to crypto exchanges Read the original post: Blockchain Analytics Firm Chainalysis Outlines User Data Policy Amid Coinbase AllegationsContinue readingBlockchain Analytics Firm Chainalysis Outlines User Data Policy Amid Coinbase Allegations