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Should you still care about cryptocurrencies?

The business case for Bitcoin never quite materialised, and chances are it never will
4 Feb 2019
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Critical flaw delays major Ethereum upgrade

The Constantinople Upgrade has been delayed after developers became aware of the issue one day before it was scheduled
16 Jan 2019
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HSBC uses blockchain to complete $250bn worth of trades

The London bank continues to lead the charge in a wide-scale adoption of the scarcely used technology
15 Jan 2019
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The top IT business technologies in five charts

Discover what fellow IT professionals consider the most important technologies to be in driving their business forwards
8 Jan 2019
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Coinbase halts trading of Ethereum Classic

A string of deep chain reorganisations led to over a million tokens double spent
8 Jan 2019
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BitTorrent launches tokens users can trade for faster speeds

Pivot to blockchain coincides with former CEO’s departure from parent company Tron six months after the $126m acquisition
4 Jan 2019
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Facebook to enter crypto market with WhatsApp stablecoin

The coin is being initially designed to take advantage of the booming remittances market in India
21 Dec 2018
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Mastercard and Microsoft to create digital ID technology

Although not much about the project was revealed, a Microsoft whitepaper dropped some big hints
4 Dec 2018
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Hackers infiltrate StatCounter to steal Bitcoin from gate.io

“Supply-chain attack” saw more than 680,000 sites actively infected but the code only specified an address used by gate.io
8 Nov 2018
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HM Land Registry explores blockchain

Government organisation is exploring the technology to develop a faster, simpler and cheaper land registration process
2 Oct 2018
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How blockchain is turning personal data into a currency

Should we be selling our data to the highest bidder, or is it all about 'value exchange'?
28 Sep 2018
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IBM helps launch Blockchain 'Yellow Pages'

The 'Unbounded Registry' will offer blockchain systems more visibility and promote collaboration
14 Sep 2018
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How blockchain could help prevent another Windrush scandal

Experts say UK gov should follow Estonia's example on how to modernise public services
24 Aug 2018
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No, football isn't coming home... but blockchain is

The World Cup Hdac advert is perhaps the most misguided attempt to flog a new technology I've ever seen
12 Jul 2018
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Blockchain could save UK government £8 billion per year

A new report says the UK should follow the Estonian model for adopting blockchain technology in the public sector
5 Jul 2018
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MacOS malware gets cryptocurrency users to infect themselves

Attackers lure users on cryptocurrency forums into downloading a massive binary that grants them backdoor access
4 Jul 2018
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Blockchain and IoT are "irreconcilable" with GDPR

Incoming data protection rules could scupper blockchain before it's even taken off
23 May 2018
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Does blockchain have a place in business?

Once the preserve of Bitcoin, blockchain is starting to show its enterprise potential
16 May 2018
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John McAfee goes “on the run” from the SEC

Controversial tech magnate believes his cryptocurrency support has got him in trouble
16 May 2018
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CIOs aren't fussed about blockchain

CIO survey dispells mass deployment of the technology as hype
3 May 2018
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Major car firms steer towards blockchain tech

Major carmakers create the MOBI consortium to explore how Bitcoin supporting tech can be adopted in the automotive world
3 May 2018
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Virtustream to launch blockchain-as-a-service offering

Could Dell be gearing up to take on IBM?
2 May 2018
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AWS joins the blockchain bandwagon

Product release comes five months after CEO dismissed blockchain's potential
23 Apr 2018
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Santander rolls out blockchain-powered foreign exchange app

One Pay FX will use Ripple's blockchain technology to accelerate payments across borders
13 Apr 2018
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