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GXChain Takes Global Strides at CoinDesk Consensus 2019

The fifth annual Consensus, the preeminent cryptocurrency, and blockchain conference powered by CoinDesk was held at New York Times Square from May 13th to May 15th, 2019. The themes of this year’s conference were business, market, and technology. Since 2015, Consensus has attracted all of the major players and investors in the cryptocurrency and blockchain world to gather and discuss the future of the industry. The conference is not limited
to blockchain titans, however, as it also draws participants from the financial sector. Consensus 2019 attracted thousands of global talents, including blockchain industry leaders, Wall Street giants, Fortune 500 executives, along with partners and sponsors such as Deloitte, IBM, Microsoft, Ledger, eBay, Santander and CME Group. Continue reading GXChain Takes Global Strides at CoinDesk Consensus 2019

JPMorgan Takes Another Shot at Bitcoin, Claims Mining Isn’t Worth the Value of the Cryptocurrency

A report by JPMorgan suggests that for over four weeks during the fourth quarter, bitcoin’s market price was lower than its mining costs on average. Continue reading JPMorgan Takes Another Shot at Bitcoin, Claims Mining Isn’t Worth the Value of the Cryptocurrency

Crypto Startup Power Ledger Takes Flak for Rewarding Rogue Bounty Hunters

An Australian blockchain-based peer-to-peer electricity trading startup is on the receiving end of criticism for rewarding bounty hunters who used unscrupulous means to drive interest in its crypto token. Continue reading Crypto Startup Power Ledger Takes Flak for Rewarding Rogue Bounty Hunters

Major US Museum Now Takes Crypto Payments

Great Lakes Science Center, a large museum and educational facility in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, will begin accepting Bitcoin as a payment method beginning November 13. Kirsten Ellenbogen, the CEO of Great Lakes Science Center, said that the institution decided to accept crypto to facilitate the growth of the local blockchain ecosystem. Continue reading Major US Museum Now Takes Crypto Payments