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Malta’s New Rental Law Mandates a Blockchain Registration of Every Rental Contract

[ad_1] The Prime Minister of Malta, Joseph Muscat revealed during an interview that the newly amended rental laws now make it compulsory for every rental agreement in Malta to be registered on the blockchain. These rental laws were granted approval after a long period of consultation. Saying No to Alteration of Records The new development promises to eliminate alteration of record, therefore making sure that only authorised individuals have access
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Facebook Adds Senior Job Vacancy for Calibra Wallet on Careers Site

[ad_1] Facebook has started advertising for a head of data science to work on its Calibra wallet, a recent job posting shows.According to the tech giant’s vacancy, it is looking for an “experienced analytics leader” who can use data to drive insights, shape the wallet’s future direction, and measure product success.Understanding how users interact with the product and identifying opportunities is listed among the responsibilities. Leadership experience features among the minimum qualifications,
BLOCKCHAIN

Kik’s Claims About Kin Blockchain ‘Inaccurate,’ Coin Metrics Report Alleges

[ad_1] Kik has made inaccurate claims about activity on its blockchain to the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC,) a Coin Metrics report alleged on June 24.The report focused on two assertions made by the company about its Kin blockchain and eponymous cryptocurrency.In a November 2018 letter, Kik had claimed that its blockchain had “exceeded Ether and Bitcoin in daily blockchain activity, demonstrating Kin’s wide acceptance and adoption.”Coin Metrics claims daily operations, the measurement Kik used
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SWIFT to Allow GPI Payments on Blockchain Platforms

[ad_1] The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (SWIFT) will allow distributed ledger technology (DLT) firms to use its global payments innovation (GPI) platform, according to a recently published report.In the report, SWIFT revealed that it will soon allow GPI payments on DLT-base platforms. The product will purportedly increase savings in reconciliations and boost the movement of collateral.The announcement follows a proof-of-concept (PoC) of a new gateway to interlink trade
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Arthur Hayes Promises One of the Most Jaw-Dropping Knockouts in Showdown with Bitcoin Basher Roubini

[ad_1] BitMex CEO Arthur Hayes and infamous Bitcoin hater professor Nouriel Roubini are all set for their crunch showdown at the 2019 Asian Blockchain Summit in Taiwan, from next month in what will be one of the biggest debates in Bitcoin’s history. And Hayes is confident he will win the fight. The event will be held in Taipei – the capital of Taiwan – and will stretch for two days
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Bitcoin Price Analysis: Tether Market Stalls, is BTC Next?

[ad_1] Tether’s parabolic rise has started to show signs of weakness, after $80 million disappeared from the USDT market over the weekend. Is this an early indication that Bitcoin could be next? Let’s take a look. USDT Market Capital v Bitcoin Price It’s a well-known fact now that Tether’s circulating supply has a direct, albeit delayed, impact on Bitcoin price 00. Its inflation back in 2017 is still widely believed
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Binance Move into the U.S Market Could Extend Dominance

[ad_1] Competition within the cryptocurrency exchange sector is heating up following the onset of bullish market conditions. Right now, the blockchain-centric industry is aflutter with news of new territorial buildouts. Bitcoin, the prime digital currency, has seen its value rise by over 50 percent in the past three months and market analysts are now predicting a breakout above $10,000 in coming weeks. Facebook’s Libra coin has also been announced and
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Binance Executes First Margin Trading Liquidation

[ad_1] Today, Binance has executed its first margin trading liquidation as it continues to test its new feature. Its CEO Changpeng Zhao (CZ) has posted on social media June 24 that the test pilot executed its first liquidation on Bitcoin $10857 with a 3 -0.07% short position. Bitcoin is still fluctuating as of Monday, finally breaking the $10,000 mark, trading on some exchanges at around $11,300 before correcting downwards to
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Does Tokenization Equal Liquidity? Tackling a Commonly Used Dichotomy

[ad_1] The following is a guest post by Tiana Laurence, EVP at ABE Global & Author of Blockchain For Dummies In the investment community, are tokens seen as a magical solution to liquidity? Let’s consider that thought. ICO tokens secured on a blockchain represented the new frontier, one where software cut out pesky middlemen and restrictive governments. You could own a piece of the future and get extremely wealthy without the need for physical
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Cardano (ADA) Developers Unveils Staking Testnet for Upcoming Shelley Upgrade

[ad_1] Based on a recent report, the developers behind the Cardano (ADA) project has unveiled a testnet which will allow users of the network commence testing the process that makes it possible for them to stake the virtual currency in the long-awaited Shelley upgrade. A Proof-of-stake (PoS) Based System This new development is in line with Cardano’s move to launch it an upcoming upgrade. This new upgrade is expected to