Blockchain ApplicationsCryptocurrencies

Western Union (WU) Tests Ripple Partnership For Money Exchanges  

After initially banning digital currency exchanges and launching a campaign against cryptocurrencies, Western Union has confirmed that it is currently testing Ripple technology for money transfers, particularly those across international borders. Testing for capital optimization is also on their menu. The financial services & communications company has its headquarters in…
Politics

Switzerland: The New Hub for Cryptocurrencies & Blockchain

With the massive expansion of the blockchain industry, there have been many contentions for the coveted No. 1 position as a global hub of decentralization. Dubai and Singapore have been seasoned players in this aspect, but we’re looking at Zug today – an ancient medieval city in Switzerland striving to be…