Tuesday News Roundup

Tuesday News Roundup

Top News from Friday to Today

Blockchain Services Network, an internet of interoperable blockchains that includes Ethereum, Hyperledger and EOS, will connect 128 cities in China to seven countries. https://bit.ly/2W8mhiq

Smaller bitcoin miners likely won’t survive after the halving. https://bit.ly/35aGuIa

Previously Hacked dForce has returned over 90% of the hacked assets back to users. https://bit.ly/2SfVJKW

?  Exchange and Markets News

Binance announced Monday the official launch of its mining pool service with initial focus on bitcoin. https://bit.ly/3aH4BQ3

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex has launched a social networking platform called “Pulse” for its users. https://bit.ly/3aJjHEu

Exchanges Binance and Coinbase were the most active hirers in the crypto industry during the first quarter of 2020. https://bit.ly/2KAeQuX

Japanese exchange bitFlyer blockchain arm launches consulting service. https://bit.ly/3eX6Tha

?Coins

Steem’s Hardfork Hive has taken over Steem marketcap. https://bit.ly/3f5mNGy 

Major donations are coming from the crypto industry to fight COVID-19- Binance, Stellar, Bitmex and Ripple. https://bit.ly/2Sa6u12

? Business

National AI champion SenseTime enters a pact with China’s central bank amid digital currency trials, this collaboration aims to help strengthen ‘risk control and operational capabilities’ across financial institutions. https://bit.ly/2yIMwDT

The US is home to the most DeFi startups, followed by the UK and Singapore. https://bit.ly/2xgdEd6

The Decentralized Finance (DeFi) market still has a seemingly large and unrealized market outside of males aged 20 – 39 which currently dominate interest in it, according to an aspect of Coingecko’s Q1 report which touched on the topic. https://bit.ly/2y39fKU

China took the lead in blockchain-based patent applications in 2019 – China has managed to secure seven of the top ten spots—including the first, second, and third—in the global ranks for blockchain patent applicationshttps://bit.ly/2Y9IoY5

E-Commerce grows with world cooped up at home, distributed ledger technology is being leveraged by the coupon industry to provide transparency for the digital coupon market. https://bit.ly/2Y9CCpC

??Regulation

Blockchain to stop counterfeit drugs surge in HK. https://bit.ly/3bMv3Jm

How the Pandemic is pushing blockchain forward? https://bit.ly/3aJ8TGG

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