Tech Startup Nebula Genomics Launches Blockchain-Based DNA Sequencing

[ad_1] Tech startup Nebula Genomics is launching DNA sequencing using blockchain, which eliminates the need for customers to reveal personal information.Per a blog post published on Sept. 19, Nebula has rolled out anonymous genetic testing, enabling clients to purchase whole-genome sequencing and provide their saliva samples without the need to share their personal data such as name, address or credit card number.Eliminating the dependence on data de-identificationTo achieve this, Nebula

After Dip of $500, Bitcoin Price Back to Trading Sideways at $10,200

[ad_1] Thursday, Sept. 19 — Bitcoin (BTC) price is back up and seems to be stabilizing just above the $10,200 price mark after experiencing a sudden drop of $500 in minutes earlier today.Market visualization. Source: Coin360Bitcoin is trading sideways againBitcoin’s sideways trading behavior has become standard operating procedure in recent months, with long periods of sideways action giving way to sudden drops in prices, only to shoot back up to previous

Popular Smartphone Apps Are Adding Crypto Capabilities

[ad_1] News of Japan messaging giant Line’s September 17 launch of an app-connected crypto exchange is captivating lots of attention in the crypto and tech industries this week. Other initially non-crypto apps are also entering the market, adding native tokens, tipping functions and cryptocurrency wallets, illustrating a growing trend toward mainstream crypto acceptance and awareness. Also Read: Taxation Isn’t Just Theft – It’s Bad for Crypto Adoption Naver’s Line Launches

US Congress Schedules Sept. 24 Hearing With SEC With Crypto on Agenda

[ad_1] The United States House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services has scheduled a hearing with Securities and Exchange Commision (SEC) Chairman Jay Clayton and four other SEC commissioners to discuss, among other topics, crypto.In a memorandum from Sept. 19, the Committee on Financial Services stated that it will hold a hearing on Sept. 24 entitled, “Oversight of the Securities and Exchange Commission: Wall Street’s Cop on the Beat.”This one-panel

Brazilian Crypto Exchange Snubs Court Deadline to Fix Withdrawals

[ad_1] Brazilian cryptocurrency exchange and alleged pyramid scheme Atlas Quantum rejected court deadlines to resolve its delayed Bitcoin (BTC) withdrawals.Atlas Quantum may constitute a financial pyramidAs Cointelegraph Brasil reported previously, on Sept. 17, the Federal Court of Brazil ruled that the current activities of the cryptocurrency exchange Atlas Quantum may constitute a financial pyramid, and therefore decided to immediately freeze the company’s assets and bank accounts and give the company

Waves Transitions to Self-Regulating Monetary System

[ad_1] Open source blockchain platform Waves is transitioning to a self-regulating monetary system, allowing thus the community to determine the block generation reward size and coin supply.Waves announced the development in a press release shared with Cointelegraph on Sept. 19. The company detailed an update to protocol version Node 1.1, which considers a mechanism of block generation rewards in addition to the existing transaction fees:“Every generated block will add another

Bank of America Joins R3’s Marco Polo Blockchain Global Trade Network

[ad_1] Bank of America has joined R3’s Corda-powered Marco Polo Network “to tackle trade finance challenges.”“Tackle trade finance challenges”On Sept. 19, Marco Polo announced the multinational investment bank was joining its network to improve international trade inefficiencies and deliver a better service for its customers. Geoff Brady, head of global trade at Bank of America, said:“Joining the Marco Polo Network supports our strategic objective of turning technology advances into trade solutions that

Coinbase Looks to Add Support for Telegram and 16 Other Digital Assets

[ad_1] San Francisco-based crypto exchange and wallet provider Coinbase has announced the support for Telegram and 16 additional digital assets.Coinbase adds support for 17 digital assetsOn Sept. 19, cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase announced that it is considering the addition of a range of new assets; namely, Avalanche, Celo, Chia, Coda, Dfinity, Filecoin, Handshake, Kadena, Mobilecoin, NEAR, Nervos, Oasis, Orchid, Polkadot, Solana, Spacemesh, and Telegram.Coinbase added that it intends to explore assets

Deep Shakeout Rallies Off Strong Support

[ad_1] Summary: A deep test of support pushed the bitcoin market down $600 over the course of an hour. Ultimately, after testing weekly support, the market managed to retrace the entire drop and push a new high. At the moment, we are retesting macro support/resistance at $10,300 and if we can manage to close our weekly candle back above the support, it will be a strong bullish signal that we are

Zuckerberg Continues Tour of DC With Unproductive Meeting With Senator

[ad_1] Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg is continuing his planned meetings with policymakers in United States capital Washington D.C., to further discuss “future internet regulations,” most recently with Senator Josh Hawley.Zuckerberg meets Missouri senator Josh HawleyOn the afternoon of Sept. 19, U.S. Senator Josh Hawley took to Twitter to give an overview of a meeting today with Mark Zuckerberg. Hawley wrote:“Just finished meeting with CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Had a frank conversation.