Booking volumes on the Binance-backed travel booking platform dropped by 90% during the coronavirus pandemic.
The Nation of Cuba is dealing with a national food crisis, as Venezuela has stopped offering aid to the small island nation. Moreover, the coronavirus outbreak has caused a shortage of cash couriers called “mules” and everyday items are becoming scarcer. Amid the crisis, a number of Cubans are resorting to leveraging cryptocurrencies like bitcoin […]
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UNICEF’s crypto fund is looking for blockchain startups from emerging countries that tackle COVID-19 and humanitarian challenges.
Launched by the Centre Consortium in October 2018, USD Coin reached a $1 billion market cap in 21 months.
Balaji Srinivasan has promised a $1000 BTC bounty to anyone who can get Recode’s Kara Swisher to retract a story on COVID-19.
The Commons Foundation unveiled plans to build a blockchain platform to track COVID-19 cases in South Korea.
The head of business development for blockchain financial services outfit, Unchained Capital, flees to Bitcoin when the government starts talking about stimulus spending.
Virtual hackathons may allow developers to solve technical problems and create new solutions, yet it’s not all easy going for these online events.
Stocks and Bitcoin prices could correct sharply if Dr. Anthony Fauci’s dire coronavirus warning plays out.
Bitcoin and gold denominated stock market performance wipes out almost any hint of recovery since March.