Posted December 10, 2018
Record producer DJ Khaled and boxing champion Floyd Mayweather are the first to be charged by the Securities and Exchange Commission for failing to disclose their paid endorsements for several cryptocurrency companies, including one that pumped and dumped its investors...
Posted December 3, 2018
Venezuela's economy is in the gutter. Unemployment's abundant, and inflation's out of control. What can be done to revive the economy? This week, the Token Authority discusses Petro, a cryptocurrency, which has been approved for commercial use in hopes of revitalizing the country's dying economy...
Posted November 27, 2018
On Black Friday, CEO of internet retailer Overstock announced that the company's e-commerce portion would be sold off. Furthermore, Overstock would then dedicate itself to blockchain advancement and assimilation. This week, John explains what Overstock's plan is and what implications may result from it.
Posted November 19, 2018
People are talking about cryptocurrencies everywhere, discussing whether their bubble is bursting or just starting. Perhaps we should note how the leaders in business feel on crypto for clearer insight. This week, John delves into several key figures in the business and investing world and their respective takes on cryptocurrency.
Posted November 12, 2018
The U.S. midterm elections were held last week. While many of us voted with paper ballots at a polling station, a small group was able to cast their votes through their phones... on a blockchain! This week, Token Authority's John Butler explores blockchain voting and what it means for our democracy moving forward.
Posted November 5, 2018
Cryptocurrency and blockchain have grown exponentially over the years. They are also welcomed by countries all over the world. In this week's Token Authority, we get a glimpse into how four Asian countries are regulating cryptocurrency and blockchain.
Posted October 29, 2018
Coinbase and Circle have created a different kind of crypto: the USD Coin (USDC). It operates a little differently than the average cryptocurrency. Check out what the USDC is all about and what this different type of crypto means for the future of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology.
Posted October 22, 2018
Binance launched a cryptocurrency exchange in Uganda. Kenya is planning on using blockchain technology to distribute government-issued housing to citizens. And Rwanda’s government is preparing to use blockchain technology to keep tabs on supply chains of the metal tantalum. Here is how cryptocurrency is taking off in Africa.
Posted October 15, 2018
IBM Food Trust has gone live for commercial use. The Trust’s blockchain technology is used to provide detailed supply-chain information on the users’ food products. And it could mean big things for blockchain technology going forward...
Posted October 8, 2018
Fifteen members of Congress wrote to Jay Clayton, the chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, to request a proper, clear statement on the SEC's stance on cryptocurrencies. Here's how that statement could affect the industry.
Posted October 1, 2018
Things are heating up for Ripple and XRP. Ripple, the blockchain startup company, announced that its commercial product xRapid could be ready for use within the next few months.
Posted September 24, 2018
Litecoin, all too often referred to as the silver to Bitcoin’s gold, was one of the earlier digital currencies on the market. What exactly is Litecoin and how is it different from Bitcoin? Join our team as they break down Litecoin in our latest educational feature...
Posted September 17, 2018
In the last two years, multiple incredible blockchain projects have hit the market. In this week's educational feature, the Token Authority team takes a deeper look at the Golem Project and discusses what this project could mean for our future digital community.
Posted September 10, 2018
In this week's educational feature, our team takes a deeper look at the Ethereum network and its currency, ether.
Posted September 3, 2018
In this educational feature, we take a deeper look at the anonymous cryptocurrencies on the market, including Monero, Zcash, and more.