Where Are They Now?: Malta Dazzles with Crypto-Legal Certainty on a Pioneering European Island | BTCMANAGER

Throughout 2018 there have been very few nations like Malta who scoffed in the face of cautious regulatory approaches to particular aspects of blockchain technology, namely cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs), and instead carved out a uniquely accommodating path for the tech. Compared to China, Malta’s blockchain journey sits on the opposite end of…

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Inside Facebook's 'War Room,' where the company is fighting to stop election manipulation

Facebook has assembled teams from across the company in a 900-square-foot “War Room,” to help identify and stop attempts to manipulate upcoming elections, including the U.S. mid-terms. WhatsApp, Instagram, Operations, Software Engineering, Data Science, Research Operations, Legal, Policy, Communications — they’re all represented in the room. Ahead of the Brazilian presidential election, the company identified…

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Abra: A Fiat to Crypto Exchange Wallet Where You Hold the Keys

Europe has always been ahead of the US, and we’re not just talking about the time zone. From superior cheeses to more generous social programs and permissive attitudes to alcohol (not to mention nudity), cultural progress has heavily favored the eastern side of the Atlantic. Now Americans have another reason to be jealous after a…

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Where Should you Base your Crypto Startup? | BTCMANAGER

While blockchain technology is globally being lauded as one of the most disruptive innovations, the crypto-friendliness of individual countries varies widely. There are jurisdictions that are more welcoming than others to projects utilizing distributed ledger technology and cryptocurrencies. Certain factors such as a favorable regulatory framework, political goodwill, and crypto taxation laws are likely to…

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Ripple ex-CTO’s Coil, where is it now? Xpring executive speaks up

Earlier this year, the Chief Technical Officer of Ripple, Stefan Thomas, stepped down from his position to start a new company. The company in question is called Coil and focuses on monetary support of content through micropayments. Notably, Stefan is known for his work on the InterLedger Protocol. ILP is an open protocol suit that…

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Ethereum Price Analysis – Ether to Determine Where to Go

After a good trading session, Ether is trading at around $526 today Wed, July 20, and is slightly going down. According to Dmitriy Gurkovskiy, Chief Analyst at RoboForex, the crypto previously tested the resistance at $545, but was not a success and then declined. Still, the short term bullish trend support is at $510, and…

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What is Invacio and Where Does it Fit Into the Real World of Technology and Data?

Invacio is, at heart, an artificial intelligence company with additional technologies (namely Zero-knowledge protocol and Blockchain) connected in a variety of ways. The primary and central pillar of our organisation is their multifaceted AI system (Jean), Jean pulls in data and information from across the globe in a myriad of forms (satellite data, financial exchange…

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