NFT Transaction Volume Dipped in April, Its First Downturn of 2021
Appetite for non-fungible tokens has momentarily cooled.
Facebook-Led Diem Association Cryptocurrency Project Pivots Again
Operations move from Switzerland to the U.S., where it partnered with Silvergate Capital on a stablecoin tied to the dollar.
How a Miami Stadium Rebrand May Give Crypto a Marketing Lift
The crypto exchange FTX is buying the American Airlines Arena in Miami for $135 million.
Why Some Brands Are Considering Social Tokens to Monetize Engagement
Cryptocurrency and blockchain have become increasingly understood in the mainstream the past few years.
The ABCs of NFTs: A Guide to Non-Fungible Tokens, the Cryptomedia Trend Bringing Ownership to the Internet
Like a digital collectible, an NFT draws its value from its cultural cachet
Can Facebook-Led Libra, Now Named Diem, Seize the Day When Its Crypto Coin Debuts?
Much has changed since the project was unveiled in June 2019.
Facebook-Spearheaded Libra Cryptocurrency May Finally Debut in January 2021
It will likely roll out as only a single coin tied to the US dollar.
Verizon Turns to Blockchain to Combat Rampant Online Misinformation
Verizon is urging other corporations to also integrate with blockchain.
Walmart China Taps Varcode’s Technology to Improve Food Safety
Varcode is providing Walmart China with a digital technology that allows the retail giant to track the freshness of perishable foods.
Shopify Joins Facebook-Backed Libra Association Cryptocurrency Collective
The initiative is weathering the losses of Bookings Holdings, eBay, Mastercard, Mercado Pago, PayPal, Stripe, Visa, Vodafone.
The News Provenance Project Wants to Save Journalism Using Blockchain
The New York Times, working with IBM to create The News Provenance Project, has been looking at the rise of misinformation.
Vodafone Leaves Facebook-Spearheaded Libra Association Cryptocurrency Initiative
It joins Booking Holdings, eBay, Mastercard, Mercado Pago, PayPal, Stripe, Visa.
2 Years Ago, Blockchain Was Hyped as a World Changer. So What Happened?
With its transformative promises still unfulfilled, blockchain fatigue is spreading through the business world.
US House Democrats Warn Facebook to Pause Its Cryptocurrency Plans
Experts are also wary of a new walled garden.
Walmart Prescriptions Are Heading to Blockchain
The retailer and its partners are tracking drugs in the U.S.