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IOTA Price Explodes After Agreement

By Jon Buck The price for MIOTA, the cryptocurrency for the IOTA platform, has exploded over the past week, gaining massive value and surpassing Ripple to take the #4 spot among cryptocurrency market caps. The price explosion has come on the news of a major agreement being…

Western Union Blocks Cryptocurrency-Related Transactions

By Joshua Althauser International money transfer services provider Western Union (WU) has launched a campaign against wire transfer transactions involving digital currency exchanges. The company’s decision to disallow cryptocurrency-related services or transactions is covered by its internal regulations. In a post by a…

BBVA Launching Blockchain Shipping Solution

By Jon Buck Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) has partnered with Blockchaincompany Waves to create a distributed ledger technology (DLT) platform for processing and handling shipping document submissions. The system, already being tested, was able to reduce the processing and handling times…