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AR Crypto Game Makes an Impact on Social Distancing

[ad_1] The coronavirus pandemic is causing the worst global economic recession among all business sectors since 1929. Advertising and marketing budgets alone could see a $3 billion loss in 2020.Both traditional brands and crypto companies are replacing their high profile ads with low budget posts in an effort to combat the rising pandemic.Crypto industry is taking on the social responsibilityTriffic, a free augmented reality game which rewards players with cryptocurrency,
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Dutch Govt to Embrace Blockchain in Fight Against Pandemic

[ad_1] A consortium of Dutch companies has launched the “Tech against Corona” initiative. Participating firms will freely provide the Dutch government with access to innovative technologies that can be used in the fight against COVID-19.Netherlands-based distributed ledger technology (DLT) firm, Tymlez, is one of more than 10 companies who are freely providing their services and technologies to the government.Tymlez’ blockchain platform to bring transparency to medical supply chainTymlez has offered
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Market Update: Uncertainty Remains Thick as Bears Claw Bitcoin Price Below $6K

[ad_1] Bitcoin’s price has been dragging downward and on March 29, BTC’s fiat value slipped beneath the $6K zone. Most of the top ten cryptocurrencies are down between 5-8% in the last 24 hours. As the global economy falters and the halving approaches, people are uncertain about the future price of bitcoin as “safe-haven” theories have been steadily vanishing. Also read: In-Between Bitcoin Halvings: Analyst Proves Bitcoin’s Price Not Bound
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University Students Harness Blockchain for Elections Amid Lockdown

[ad_1] Students enrolled in the University of Malta’s Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies masters program have built a decentralized application (Dapp) that has been used for voting in upcoming student representative elections, per a March 28 press release.The Dapp is built on top of a decentralized digital identity platform that was provided to the students by Vodafone. The election was the first live project to be executed using Vodafone’s digital
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First Game Built on Tezos Blockchain Preparing for Alpha Launch

[ad_1] Tezos (XTZ) co-founder Kathleen Breitman is preparing to launch the alpha version of the game built on top of Tezos — a crypto-powered collectible card game called ‘Emergents.’Emergents’ in-game cards will comprise non-fungible tokens (NFTs) that players have full ownership over. Coase intends to comprise both the primary and secondary marketplace for the cards. The company will also act as both a buyer and a seller for the NFTs.Emergents
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Latest Bitcoin.com Wallet Release Features Live Charts and Price Tracking

[ad_1] This week, our developers rolled out the latest version of the lightning-fast, noncustodial Bitcoin.com Wallet. The new version now comes with live price graphs so crypto enthusiasts can follow crypto price changes in real-time. Moreover, the wallet software also features price tracking so you can monitor your favorite digital asset’s price changes as well. Also read: ‘Bull Run May Not Come Immediately After Bitcoin Halving,’ Says Bitmain’s Jihan Wu
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Berkeley Blockchain Incubator Welcomes Startup Fighting COVID-19

[ad_1] The Berkeley Blockchain Xcelerator, an incubator program for distributed ledger technology, or DLT, startups run out of UC Berkeley, has welcomed Snark Health into its spring cohort.Snark Health seeks to combat COVID-19 by “building a framework for data-driven discussions and shared learnings” to enable the “rapid dissemination of information to improve patient outcomes.”Health startup fighting coronavirus joins UC Berkeley blockchain incubatorSnarks platform aims to facilitate the sharing of best
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Bitcoin Price Falls Below $6,000 on Declining Trading Volume

[ad_1] For the second time in one week Bitcoin (BTC) price has fallen below $6,000. Today’s pullback below the $6,000 mark comes as the weekly and monthly close approach and its possible that the price could also be influenced by investors fear that traditional markets may continue to correct at Monday’s opening bell.Crypto market daily price chart. Source: Coin360At the time of writing the price is trading at $5,917 after
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Why Ethereum Should Go Mobile

[ad_1] We live in an increasingly mobile world where I can order a vehicle driven by a complete stranger to take me anywhere, I can get food delivered in minutes, and I can conduct almost all my immediate banking needs — all via apps on my phone. We’re in a decade when firing up a computer to do these tasks would seem tedious compared to quickly swiping on a phone.
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Blockchain-Related Deals Are Moving From The US to China

[ad_1] New York-based research firm, CB Insights, has released a report showing that  Chinese startups are starting to substantially increase their blockchain-related investments.The research document, titled The Blockchain Report 2020, was published on March 11. It highlights that in 2015, deals from US-based companies accounted for 51% of Blockchain tech growth. Comparatively China-based companies represented only 2%. However, the balance has now tipped in China’s favor. Data indicates that in 2019,