UK Exploring Blockchain Technology to Transform Financial Systems

UK Exploring Blockchain Technology to Transform Financial Systems   The British government is exploring cryptocurrency options, namely Bitcoin and underlying blockchain technologies, as possible solutions to government inefficiency and accountability issues. One such application includes tracking and administrating research grants funded by taxpayers. Minister for Cabinet Office, Matt Hancock, delivered a speech on April 26,…

World’s Largest Video Game Distribution Platform Accepts Bitcoin

World’s Largest Video Game Distribution Platform Accepts Bitcoin   Gaming and digital distribution platform Steam will now accept bitcoin payments from users around the world, a feature enabled by bitcoin payment processor BitPay.  After whispers, rumors, and leaks that leads to the inevitable inclusion of a global currency for a global marketplace, Valve’s Steam, having…