SmartCash is now best performing masternode

This week (12-19 August), the Masternode Stats page has SmartCash listed as the best-performing masternode, moving from 10th place last week to 1st place...

Delivery service companies in Venezuela are using Dash as mode of payment

Delivery companies have become essential services during the quarantine in Venezuela. In the country, the sovereign Bolivar is becoming increasingly scarce and cryptocurrencies have...

Japanese consumers prefer electronic payments to cash amid COVID-19 outbreak, finds GlobalData

Japan is among the handful of countries that effectively controlled the COVID-19 pandemic with swift measures. A rise in consumer spending is expected with...

Grayscale is shifting its gaze to XRP. Here’s why

Crypto investment firm Grayscale, which has been mainly focused on Bitcoin and Ethereum (at one time in the last few months, Grayscale was buying...

Coinbase hires Manish Gupta as engineering head

Coinbase has hired Manish Gupta to lead its engineering team as the cryptocurrency exchange reportedly eyes going public. CEO Brian Armstrong said Gupt was...

Coca-Cola partner to use Ethereum to increase efficiency in supply chain

The partner of Coca-Cola’s largest U.S.-based bottling company announced that it is expanding its use of blockchain to enhance efficiency across the beverage company’s...

Stage set for Ethereum 2.0 final testnet

The final testnet before Ethereum 2.0 is due to launch in two weeks. Launch organizer Danny Ryan said the testnet of the blockchain platform’s...

Ride-hailing platform Didi tests China’s digital yuan

In what looks like the first real world application of the e-version of the yuan, ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing has begun testing China’s digital...

Artists uses QR code to fund artwork, pulls in $500 in Bitcoin so far

Artist Pascal Boyart’s street mural is raking in $100 in Bitcoin per day in donations. Boyart has adorned his street art with QR codes,...

Aus Post to accept cryptocurrency now

In a collaborative effort between Australia Post and Bitcoin.com.au, customers will now be able to use the Post Billpay feature to purchase bitcoin and...