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US Border Agents to Trial Blockchain for Free Trade Compliance

The US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has announced that it will begin blockchain testing to approve North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA) certificates of origin. With plans to launch in September, the blockchain platform will reportedly be used to verify the original source and information about products entering the […]

Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency Spikes a Bit as U.S. Named #1 Trading Region

At press time, bitcoin – the father of all crypto – is trading for just under $6,500. This is somewhat higher than where it was yesterday afternoon, and a positive sign that the market is moving forward. There are a few things happening right now that are potentially affecting the bitcoin price. The first is […]

BCH Stress Testers Will Put Pressure on the Network in Two Weeks

On September 1, 2018, Bitcoin Cash ecosystem participants have plans to conduct a network stress test which will involve individuals and groups sending millions of transactions throughout the course of one day. With the BCH stress test day approaching soon, BCH proponents have been testing sending large amounts of small transactions at one time and […]

Bitcoin News Radio Show, 19th August 2018

Listen to the 19 August 2018 Bitcoin News Radio Show below. On this edition of the Bitcoin News radio show we discuss a Bitcoin dealer who blew a hole through government regulations. Hear about the rise of Bitcoin mining superstations. Learn about the Café Con Leche Index in Venezuela and how their national currency is going […]

IBM, Capital One and Coinbase Are the Latest to File Blockchain Patents

The blockchain arms race has continued to gather pace as titans in the finance and technology industries strive to stay ahead of their competition by developing cutting-edge blockchain solutions. The latest companies to apply for blockchain patents are technology powerhouse IBM; the leading US crypto exchange, Coinbase; and financial services company Capital One. IBM’s patent […]

South Korea Partners With US Blockchain Company to Reduce Carbon Footprint

A major South Korean city is clamping down on carbon emission by partnering up with an eco-friendly blockchain company based in the United States. Progressive blockchain adoption The capital city of Gangwon Province, Chuncheon, has signed a partnership deal with clean energy focused blockchain company Swytch with the aim of boosting economic and environmental sustainability. […]

Exclusive Interview: Jessica VerSteeg Talks Product Traceability

Jessica VerSteeg began her career as a fashion and print model for 10 years, and she was crowned Miss Iowa 2014 as well as a finalist for Miss USA. She competed on “The Amazing Race” Season 28 and amassed a large following on Instagram. However, after the loss of her husband to an accidental painkiller […]