Binance Rumored to Be Planning New Office in Beijing in First Presence in China Since 2017

In a possible homecoming to China, Binance plans an office for Beijing Read the original post: Binance Rumored to Be Planning New Office in Beijing in First Presence in China Since 2017Continue readingBinance Rumored to Be Planning New Office in Beijing in First Presence in China Since 2017

Proof-of-Work Doesn’t Solve Every Blockchain Use Case

While proof-of-work is great for Bitcoin, it falls short for other — especially nonfinancial — use cases of a blockchain. Here is why we need new consensus mechanisms Read the original post: Proof-of-Work Doesn’t Solve Every Blockchain Use CaseContinue readingProof-of-Work Doesn’t Solve Every Blockchain Use Case

The SEC Files as the CFTC Settles Charges Against Swiss Securities Dealer

The SEC and CFTC have filed and settled charges against Switzerland-based securities dealer XBT Corp. SARL Read the original post: The SEC Files as the CFTC Settles Charges Against Swiss Securities DealerContinue readingThe SEC Files as the CFTC Settles Charges Against Swiss Securities Dealer

Threat Modeling for Data Protection

When evaluating the security of an application and data model ask the questions: What is the sensitivity of the data? What are the regulatory, compliance, or privacy requirements for the data? What is the attack vector that a data owner is hoping to mitigate? What is the overall security posture of the environment, is it…Continue readingThreat Modeling for Data Protection

Binance.US Cryptocurrency Exchange to List NEO and ATOM

The American branch of the Binance cryptocurrency exchange will add support for Neo and Cosmos’ tokens on Oct. 31 Read the original post: Binance.US Cryptocurrency Exchange to List NEO and ATOMContinue readingBinance.US Cryptocurrency Exchange to List NEO and ATOM

10th-Largest Indian State to Release Policy for Blockchain and AI

The 10th-largest Indian state, Tamil Nadu, is reportedly working on a state-level policy for blockchain technology and AI Read the original post: 10th-Largest Indian State to Release Policy for Blockchain and AIContinue reading10th-Largest Indian State to Release Policy for Blockchain and AI

Association of Private German Banks Argues for Digital Euro

Bankenverband, an association of private German banks, released a paper in which it argues for the creation of a digital euro Read the original post: Association of Private German Banks Argues for Digital EuroContinue readingAssociation of Private German Banks Argues for Digital Euro

US Congressman to Introduce Bill Clarifying Digital Asset Issuance

U.S. Congressman Tom Emmer announced that he is working on a new bill that can provide regulatory certainty for the cryptocurrency industry Read the original post: US Congressman to Introduce Bill Clarifying Digital Asset IssuanceContinue readingUS Congressman to Introduce Bill Clarifying Digital Asset Issuance

Australian Stock Exchange Wants Oversight of Blockchain Trading System

Chi-X Australia is concerned that its sole competitor’s blockchain-based trading system could present an unfair advantage Read the original post: Australian Stock Exchange Wants Oversight of Blockchain Trading SystemContinue readingAustralian Stock Exchange Wants Oversight of Blockchain Trading System

HBO Made the Right Call Icing Naomi Watts’ Game of Thrones Prequel

HBO has cancelled a hotly anticipated Game of Thrones prequel starring Naomi Watts. This may prove to be the right call for a nervous network dealing with the fallout from GoT’s polarizing final season. The network just ordered 10 episodes of “House of the Dragon” to ensure mainstream appeal and help it survive the upcoming…Continue readingHBO Made the Right Call Icing Naomi Watts’ Game of Thrones Prequel