Chip Maker TSMC Breaks Sales Record on Bitcoin Mining Boost

Chip Maker TSMC Breaks Sales Record on Bitcoin Mining Boost The Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has reported strong financial results in the first quarter of 2018, figures driven by a growth in orders for cryptocurrency mining chips. During its shareholder conference call on Thursday, the world’s largest independent semiconductor maker said it generated 248 billion Taiwan…

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CoinGeek to Fund StackLab’s Blockchain Training Program

CoinGeek to Fund StackLab’s Blockchain Training Program   CoinGeek.com is committed to building Bitcoin BCH (also known as Bitcoin Cash) into a global, low-fee peer-to-peer digital currency and there are many strands that need enhancing for that to become a reality. The first is merchant adoption which is happening as we speak and CoinGeek are…

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After Unlawful Seizure of Crypto from Media Mogul, Ukrainian Secret Service Under Fire From District Court Judge

After Unlawful Seizure of Crypto from Media Mogul, Ukrainian Secret Service Under Fire From District Court Judge Judge I. L. Antipova of the Kyiv district court satisfied a complaint filed by the lawyer for Anatoly Kaplan, the founder of Forklog, the largest Russian-speaking crypto-media outlet. The complaint was lodged against the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine…

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IBM And Major Banks Blockchain Partnership Reports First Live Pilot Transactions

IBM And Major Banks Blockchain Partnership Reports First Live Pilot Transactions IBM’s partnership with international banks to develop a Blockchain trade finance platform called Batavia has resulted in the platform’s first live pilot transactions, according to a press release published today, April 19. IBM, the Bank of Montreal (BMO), CaixaBank, Commerzbank, Erste Group, and the United Bank of Switzerland (UBS) began…

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Barclays Surveys Its Customers on Cryptocurrency Trading Desk Plans

Barclays Surveys Its Customers on Cryptocurrency Trading Desk Plans A lot of things are changing in the world of cryptocurrency. Banks are slowly making a complete 180-degree turn in regards to this new form of money. After many years of opposing Bitcoin and similar currencies, financial giants are now entering the cryptocurrency markets. Barclays is the latest institution to consider…

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NASA Funds Development Of Autonomous Spacecraft That Uses Blockchain

NASA Funds Development Of Autonomous Spacecraft That Uses Blockchain The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has awarded a new grant that supports the development of an autonomous spacecraft that could make decisions using Blockchain technology without human intervention, news outlet Space.com reported April 18. Jin Wei Kocsis, an assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University…

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