South Korean Financial Regulator Reaffirms Negative Stance on ICOs and Crypto

The chairman of Korea’s Financial Services Commission Choi Jong-koo has reaffirmed his negative position on digital currencies and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), Business Korea reported Oct. 11. Choi spoke at a parliamentary audit session of the commission held at the National Assembly. South Korea prohibited ICOs in September last year, stating that such a type […]

Litecoin (LTC) support on Gemini exchange starts tomorrow

New York bitcoin and crypto exchange Gemini today confirmed support for Litecoin (LTC) trading and custody. Beginning Saturday, October 13th at 9:30 am EDT users will be able to deposit Litecoin into their Gemini account. Trading will begin on Tuesday, October 16th at 9:30 am EDT. Litecoin (LTC) is the 4th digital asset available on […]

ITBiometrics introduces “cold” fingerprint cryptocurrency hardware wallet

ITBiometrics (ITB), a security company specializing in biometric authentication has announced its new cryptocurrency wallet security solution. The company’s hardware “cold” fingerprint wallet addresses needs of cryptocurrency owners to transact without the need for PINs, passwords or passphrases even in multiple signature applications. ITB’s authentication combines thermal signature detection, heartbeat sensing and fingerprint(s) to verify […]

After being delisted from Bittrex back in January, Metal (MTL) releases their iOS app Metal Pay and becomes the first crypto ever to get re-listed on Bittrex. : CryptoCurrency

Metal is basically a useless token, and a centrally controlled one at that. This whole re-listing is extremely odd, and seems shady. What I think *might* have happened, and what *might* happen… MTL sees writing on the wall. Needs a way to sell their stockpile of MTL Pays Bittrex in MTL to relist. Bittrex relists. […]

Filament launches Blocklet Kit: End-to-end blockchain starter kit for the enterprise

Filament, a provider of comprehensive blockchain solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) and the enterprise, today launched its Blocklet Kit, an end-to-end blockchain solution designed to help mobility, renewable energy, and other industries adopt distributed ledger technologies (DLTs) such as blockchains. The blockchain starter kit provides everything corporations need to build blockchain proofs of concept quickly […]