Bitmain IPO: Trial by Fire for the Mining Equipment Giant

While Bitmain’s IPO launch date is getting closer, recent retractions of large investor participation, increased competition, and possible losses may affect the company’s leading position on the market. The views expressed here are the author’s own and do not necessarily represent the views of Cointelegraph.com Bitmain, the world market leader for mining equipment, on the […]

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Venezuela’s Petro White Paper ‘Blatantly’ Copied Dash, Ethereum Developer Says

Ethereum developer points out that Petro white paper has copied an image from Dash’s GitHub repository, among other similarities. Venezuelan state-owned cryptocurrency Petro has apparently plagiarized parts of its white paper from the GitHub repository of Dash. Core developer of Ethereum Joey Zhou pointed this out in a tweet posted Tuesday, Oct. 2. Zhou has […]

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Crypto Canada: From ETFs to ICOs, Visiting the Country of Wolverine and Vitalik

The launch of newly registered ETFs demonstrated the interest and the commitment of Canada’s regulators toward blockchain innovation. This achievement is the result of a flexible and decentralized approach typical of a country which early showed itself crypto-aware. Comedians from the United States are quite used to making fun of Canada, depicting their neighbors as […]

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Report: Blockchain in Manufacturing Market Will Be Worth $500 Million by 2025

A recent study by ReportLink states that blockchain in the U.S. manufacturing market will increase from 2020–2025. A recent report by technology research company ReportLinker shows that blockchain technology in the U.S. manufacturing sector is expected to grow significantly from 2020–2025. While preparing the report, the authors split blockchain usage by application, end use, and […]

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US: Legislators Introduce Bill to Find Common Definition of Blockchain Technology

Two U.S. representatives have proposed a bill that would, through a working group, find a common definition for blockchain technology for forthcoming legislation. U.S. Reps. Doris Matsui and Brett Guthrie have recently proposed a bill dubbed the “Blockchain Promotional Act 2018” in the House of Representatives, according to an announcement on Matsui’s website Monday, Oct. […]

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