Israeli Supreme Court Hands Temporary Win to Crypto Industry

Israel's highest court issued a temporary order Monday that prohibits banks from restricting companies' bank accounts if those organizations are involved in cryptocurrencies, reports...

Sierra Leone Uses Blockchain in Election

The African nation of Sierra Leone scored what appears to be a first by using blockchain in government elections, Cointelegraph reports. Sierra Leone used...

CarBlock Aims to Use Blockchain to Transform Auto-Related Data

CarBlock, a company that intends to use blockchain for auto-related data, has made its debut. “As veterans of the car industry, we have seen the...

Cisco Creating Confidential Communications Technology Using Blockchain

Cisco Systems is developing a form of confidential communications technology using blockchain, according to a filing with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office. Cisco's...

Caribbean Tourist Organization to Allow Crypto Payments for Travel Industry

The Caribbean Tourist Organization will be introducing cryptocurrency payments for tourism products and services in the region, reports Bitcoin.com. The tourist group is working...

Goldman Sachs Hires Cryptocurrency Trader

Goldman Sachs has hired Justin Schmidt as vice president and head of digital asset markets to help the investment bank explore cryptocurrencies, finance industry...

House Hearing Focuses on Blockchain Technology in Supply Chains

Two U.S. House of Representatives subcommittees held a hearing Tuesday to discuss the use of blockchain technology in supply chain management, Cointelegraph reports. The...

Bitcoin Still a Buy, Blockchain Capital’s Bogart Says

Bitcoin (BTC) remains a buy even though its price has slumped this year, Blockchain Capital's Spencer Bogart told CNBC Friday. The blockchain venture capitalist pointed to the...

Study Says Government Blockchain Market to Reach $3.5 Billion in Five Years

The global blockchain government market is expected to grow to $3.46 billion by 2023 from its current size of $162 million, according to a...

Nasdaq Turns to Blockchain to Cover Margin Calls Faster

Nasdaq wants to use blockchain technology to quickly resolve margin calls. The stock exchange operator said its clearing arm, along with securities services provider ABN...