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Zuckerberg’s ‘blockchain login’ plan makes absolutely no sense

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is exploring the possibility of leveraging blockchain technology for the company’s third-party login services. In an interview with Harvard Law Professor Jonathan Zittrain on Wednesday,…

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Sierra Leone didn’t really use blockchain in their election

Following the presidential elections conducted in Sierra Leone on March 7, it was widely reported in the media that Sierra Leone had become the first country in…

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Mastercard will support cryptocurrencies – as long as they’re backed by governments

It seems Mastercard is gradually softening its stance on cryptocurrency after CEO Ajay Banga downplayed non-government mandated digital currencies as “junk” back in October last…

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This startup is building an eBay for digital assets like CryptoKitties

While there are plenty of ecommerce platforms that offer the option to buy and sell standard goods and services, there haven’t been many aimed at…