Day: September 14, 2018


Ripple partners with National Commercial Bank in Saudi Arabia with over 5.4 million customers

Ripple continues to make strides in the cross-border payments space, with the latest partnership being with the National Commercial Bank in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. This also marks the company’s inroads into the Saudi Arabian market as a hotspot for remittance payments. The NCB was the first bank in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia […]


Ethereum Classic [ETC] Summit: Charles Hoskinson speaks about Bitcoin [BTC], ETC ecosystems and the road ahead

On 13th September, which was the second day of the 2018 Ethereum Classic Summit held at Seoul, South Korea, the creator of Cardano and Co-Founder of Ethereum, Charles Hoskinson delivered the last talk of the show titled ‘The Road Ahead’. Here, he outlined a future for Ethereum Classic as well as the entire cryptocurrency ecosystem and […]

Enjin Smart Wallet celebrates support for rich ERC-1155 and ERC-721 data with giveaway

Enjin Wallet recently announced that they were the first wallet to support rich data for ERC-1155 and ERC-721 tokens. This marks a move forward for blockchain-based games and collectible items, fitting into Enjin’s ecosystem for blockchain gaming. To celebrate this momentous event, Enjin is giving wallet users, who can register at this link, a free […]


Bitcoin [BTC] has a new savior? BitGo CEO talks why cryptocurrency custody is important

In an interview with CNBC’s Brian Kelly and other panelists, Mike Belshe, the Co-Founder of BitGo, spoke about how custody of digital assets will ensure the rapid development of the cryptocurrency space and drive mass adoption. Belshe spoke about how custody was paramount in the field of something as volatile as cryptocurrencies, pointing out that […]


Why the Travel Industry Needs the Blockchain

Introduction Blockchain is changing the way we do business and how we interact with each other. It’s speed, security and global accessibility are ideal for the travel industry which is predicted to hit the trillion dollar mark by 2022. Hotels, airlines, car hire companies and vendors with online bookings are expected to dominate this market. […]


Cardano [ADA]’s Charles Hoskinson: Cypriot crisis made him believe Bitcoin [BTC] is going to stay and it’s permanent

Charles Hoskinson, the Founder of Cardano and the Co-Founder of Ethereum, spoke about how he stepped into the cryptocurrency space and became the Co-Founder of the second biggest cryptocurrency in the market, during a conversation with Mpho Dagada. The founder of the third generation cryptocurrency was fascinated when he got to know about Bitcoin [BTC] […]


Leaders in tech, government and business are gathering in Bali for XBlockchain Summit

Leaders in tech, government and business are gathering in Bali for XBlockchain summit held in parallel to the 2018 annual meetings of the IMF and World Bank Group BALI, Indonesia, September 14th – Leaders in blockchain technology are only three weeks away from assembling in Nusa Dua, Bali for Asia’s pre-eminent summit on blockchain technology […]

Ethereum [ETH] out of the bearish grip, enjoys a 15.85% growth

Friday, 14th September provided a silver lining to holders and investors alike as the market saw a bullish surge after a bearish market that had taken hold over the past weeks. The biggest gainer in the top 25 cryptocurrencies was Ethereum [ETH], just four days after reports showed that the cryptocurrency had suffered a 32.06% […]


Ruff to Debut at China’s Taobao Maker Festival

The 3rd Taobao Maker Festival will be held in West Lake, Hangzhou, China from the 13th to the 16th of September 2018. Ruff has been invited to showcase several blockchain technologies in the field of the Internet of Things (IoT), including a gesture-controlled light switch, and a three-minute setup experience for developing an IoT lighting […]


Cardano [ADA]’s Charles Hoskinson speaks about his time in Ethereum

Charles Hoskinson, the Founder of Cardano and the Co-Founder of Ethereum spoke about the inception of Ethereum and his role in the project, during a conversation with Mpho Dadaga. Charles said that if the team had anticipated that Ethereum would become the second biggest cryptocurrency in the market, then the team would have planned things […]