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China’s Search Engine Giant Baidu Launches Blockchain Open Platform

Baidu, China's search engine giant, has launched its very own blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS) offering. The new open platform intends to provide the "most user-friendly blockchain...

Chinese Bitcoin Exchanges Eye Friendlier Asian Countries As Crypto/CNY Trading Ban...

A ban on cryptocurrency trading against the yuan has officially come into effect in China, forcing mainland bitcoin trading platform operators to turn to...

University of California Professor Criticize Central Bank-Issued Cryptocurrencies

In an interview with the MIT Technology Review, Rod Garratt, an economics professor at the University of California, Santa Barbara, criticized the efforts of...

Chinese Cryptocurrency Aficionados Flee To Hong Kong

China's cryptocurrency clampdown has forced mainland investors and entrepreneurs to find ways to bypass the restrictions. Founders of cryptocurrency projects are now turning to...

Down 38%: Bitcoin Stumbles Amid Regulatory Uncertainties In China

The price of bitcoin has fallen 38% since the beginning of this month as Chinese authorities are tightening their grip on cryptocurrencies.Today, ViaBTC became...

Blockchain Companies Executives Comment On China ICO Ban

Initial coin offerings (ICOs) have raised over US$1.5 billion in 2017 with 65 launches in China totaling 2.6 billion CNY, or US$389 million. But...

Putin’s Advisor is Raising $100 Million to Rival China’s Bitcoin Mining...

Dmitry Marinichev, one of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s internet advisors, is planning to raise $100 million to finance a mining venture through an initial coin...

Wanchain To Enable Interoperability Between Blockchains

Wanchain, a public blockchain project by Chinese firm Wanglu Tech, is building a distributed financial infrastructure on the Ethereum network that allows for the...

Ether Price Soars 1,000% As Chinese Interest in Ethereum Grows

The price of ether, the cryptocurrency native of the Ethereum network, soared 76% in the past month and 1,000% since the beginning of the...

BitFury Group Strikes US$30M Deal with Credit China Fintech

The BitFury Group has entered into a US$30 million deal with Hong Kong's Credit China Fintech and its subsidiaries. The deal includes an investment...