Japan’s GMO Internet Reports ‘Historical Q3 Performance’ for its Crypto-Related Businesses

Japan’s GMO Internet Reports ‘Historical Q3 Performance’ for its Crypto-Related Businesses

Japanese IT giant GMO Internet has published its third quarter report Monday, Nov. 12, revealing a “historical performance” of its crypto-related sectors despite “the harsh... Details
Film Publishing Rights Firm Fintage House Now Accepts Crypto for Rights Transactions

Film Publishing Rights Firm Fintage House Now Accepts Crypto for Rights Transactions

Dutch rights management company Fintage House has signed a deal with blockchain-based social entertainment platform TaTaTu to start accepting cryptocurrency for rights transactions, entertainment industry... Details
Bitcoin Accepted as Payment at Major U.S. Science Museum

Bitcoin Accepted as Payment at Major U.S. Science Museum

A major museum in the U.S. state of Ohio is the latest place to accept payment in Bitcoin, partly as a way to encourage adoption... Details
Michigan Secretary of State Nixes Crypto for Political Donations

Michigan Secretary of State Nixes Crypto for Political Donations

The Michigan Secretary of State has formally barred cryptocurrencies from being used as donations to political campaigns, according to a letter published last Thursday. Michigan... Details
Japanese Firms Claim Success in Marine Insurance Blockchain Trial

Japanese Firms Claim Success in Marine Insurance Blockchain Trial

One of Japan’s largest insurance companies, Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance, and IT firm NTT DATA have completed a trial that put the paperwork... Details
Major Oil Firms, Banks Partner to Launch Blockchain Platform for Energy Commodity Trading

Major Oil Firms, Banks Partner to Launch Blockchain Platform for Energy Commodity Trading

Major oil companies BP, Shell, and Equinor have united with large banks and trading houses to launch a blockchain-driven platform Vakt for energy commodity trading.... Details
US Man Fined $1.1 Million, Sentenced to 15 Months for Fraudulent Bitcoin, Litecoin Schemes

US Man Fined $1.1 Million, Sentenced to 15 Months for Fraudulent Bitcoin, Litecoin Schemes

U.S. citizen Joseph Kim of Phoenix, Arizona has been fined $1.1 million and sentenced to 15 months in jail for misappropriating Bitcoin (BTC) and Litecoin... Details
Nigerian Crypto Association Asks Government for Clear Guidelines

Nigerian Crypto Association Asks Government for Clear Guidelines

The Electronic Payment Practitioners Association of Nigeria (E-PPAN) is asking government regulators in the country for clearer guidelines to drive the industry forward. This follows... Details
Singapore Exchange Successfully Trials Blockchain for Tokenized Assets Settlement

Singapore Exchange Successfully Trials Blockchain for Tokenized Assets Settlement

Singapore Exchange Limited (SGX), along with the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), have successfully tested the use of blockchain technology for tokenized assets settlement, according... Details
Chinese Principal Fired for Crypto Mining on The Job

Chinese Principal Fired for Crypto Mining on The Job

Headmaster Lei Hua has been fired from his job at a school in Hunan, China, after a total of nine mining rigs were found stealing... Details