Blockchain & Family Trees

Blockchain & Family Trees

A hot topic in the news recently was the Royal Wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. In most relationships, people want to make sure they are not related before they get married, unless cultural preferences dictate otherwise. In the case of UK – and other –...
Goldman Sachs Launches Stablecoin Tied To USD

Goldman Sachs Launches Stablecoin Tied To USD

Goldman Sachs has been a hot topic for a while as they are starting to leverage blockchain technology. In December 2017, they reported to Bloomberg that they will have a cryptocurrency trading desk up and running by June 2018. Just a month away from their launch...
Australia Bans Cash Payments Over $7,500 USD

Australia Bans Cash Payments Over $7,500 USD

The Liberal Party Government in Australia announced this week that new legislation will make it illegal to purchase anything over $10,000 AUD ($7,500 USD) with cash from July 2019 onwards. The reason for this is to try to crack down on tax evasion for those buying...
Blockchain Hotel’s Crypto Tech Meetup

Blockchain Hotel’s Crypto Tech Meetup

In Essen, Germany, Gideon Gallasch and Gökhan Köse and the Linuxhotel GmbH launched the BlockchainHotel in 2017. The hotel which is the first of its kind worldwide aims to help bring together like minded people to develop ideas in a supportive collaborative...