Facebook, Ray-Ban launch smart glasses — who will wear them?

Fox Business Flash top headlines for September 9 Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Seven years after the ill-fated Google Glass, and five years after Snap rolled out Spectacles, another tech giant is trying its hand at internet-connected smart glasses, hoping that this time around things might be different and people will actually wear them.… Continue reading Facebook, Ray-Ban launch smart glasses — who will wear them?

India: SEBI to Launch Blockchain-based Platform to Monitor Financial Securities

The securities watchdog of India, SEBI is betting big on distributed ledger technology (DLT) for the monitoring and recording of financial instruments from 2022 onwards. SEBI Bets on Blockchain Adoption The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) announced yesterday (August 25, 2021) that it is willing to roll out a system for “system and… Continue reading India: SEBI to Launch Blockchain-based Platform to Monitor Financial Securities

Boeing’s Starliner launch could face delay of several months

Fox Business Flash top headlines for August 12 Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Boeing Co. ’s Starliner space capsule launch could be delayed several months as the company will likely need to remove it from atop a rocket for repairs, people familiar with the matter said. Such a delay would be a setback for… Continue reading Boeing’s Starliner launch could face delay of several months

Venezuela to launch digital bolivar in October, slashes six zeros from currency

After years of experimenting with the controversial Petro digital currency, Venezuela is now set to launch the digital bolivar, the country’s version of a central bank digital currency. The digital bolivar will launch on October 1, with the Venezuelan government taking the opportunity to shave off six zeros from the currency. The digital bolivar was… Continue reading Venezuela to launch digital bolivar in October, slashes six zeros from currency

Alchemy Pay to launch virtual crypto cards with Visa and Mastercard support

Hybrid crypto-fiat platform Alchemy Pay announced Monday that the company will be launching virtual crypto-linked cards accepting more than 40 cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC). The new cards can be linked to Google Pay and PayPal digital wallets, and make payments across the Mastercard and Visa networks, as well as popular e-commerce platforms like Amazon and… Continue reading Alchemy Pay to launch virtual crypto cards with Visa and Mastercard support

Alchemy Pay to launch virtual crypto cards with Visa and Mastercard support

Hybrid crypto-fiat platform Alchemy Pay announced Monday that the company will be launching virtual crypto-linked cards accepting more than 40 cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC). The new cards can be linked to Google Pay and PayPal digital wallets, and make payments across the Mastercard and Visa networks, as well as popular e-commerce platforms like Amazon and… Continue reading Alchemy Pay to launch virtual crypto cards with Visa and Mastercard support

Leeds United to Launch Fan Token on Socios.com

English football club Leeds United has joined the crypto train with the partnership with blockchain platform Socios.com. This makes it the fourth Premier League club to join the Socios ecosystem.  LUFC Token to Launch on Socios.com Leeds United made this known on their website and revealed that the club would launch a fan token (LUFC).… Continue reading Leeds United to Launch Fan Token on Socios.com

Royal aides 'could launch legal action against Meghan Markle and Prince Harry' if duke's memoir is 'inaccurate'

ROYAL aides could launch legal action against Meghan Markle and Prince Harry if the Duke's forthcoming memoir is inaccurate, a source has claimed. Staffers are reportedly braced for a string of bombshell allegations in the Duke of Sussex's book, which is due to be published next year.  Last week Harry announced he would be releasing… Continue reading Royal aides 'could launch legal action against Meghan Markle and Prince Harry' if duke's memoir is 'inaccurate'

Arsenal FC to launch AFC Fan Token on Socios

English Premier League stalwart Arsenal F.C. is launching a new fan token in partnership with Socios, giving its supporters the ability to influence club decisions and access team-related content.  The partnership makes Socios the main digital meeting place for Arsenal’s fanbase, according to a Monday announcement from Chiliz, the exclusive blockchain of the Socios platform.… Continue reading Arsenal FC to launch AFC Fan Token on Socios

Grayscale to Launch Institutional-Grade DeFi Fund

Grayscale CEO Michael Sonnenshein today announced the launch of a blue-chip DeFi fund based on Coindesk’s DeFi-specific index. Grayscale Unveils DeFi Fund Sonnenshein made the announcement speaking on CNBC’s Squawk Box, adding that the digital asset manager has witnessed a sharp increased in demand for DeFi tokens from its existing pool of clients. The fact… Continue reading Grayscale to Launch Institutional-Grade DeFi Fund

Phantom raises $9M to launch multi-chain crypto wallet

Cryptocurrency wallet provider Phantom has secured $9 million in Series A financing to launch a new multi-chain wallet designed to help decentralized finance (DeFi) users access decentralized applications (DApps) across multiple blockchains.  The raise comes on the heels of a successful beta launch in April of this year that saw 40,000 new Phantom users. The… Continue reading Phantom raises $9M to launch multi-chain crypto wallet

dotmoovs Set To Launch Its MVP Ahead Of Schedule

dotmoovs, a peer-to-peer competition platform powered by blockchain and a state-of-the-art AI system is proud to announce an early release of its MVP platform. According to the announcement, dotmoovs will be launching its MVP today June 28 to usher in a new interactive platform for users and enthusiasts of freestyle football opening up the platform… Continue reading dotmoovs Set To Launch Its MVP Ahead Of Schedule

BACKED Announces the Launch of the First-Ever P2P Crypto Insurance Protocol

BACKED is introducing the first peer-to-peer insurance protocol for the crypto world and crypto-assets. By leveraging smart contracts, the platform can create and host many insurance contracts between the insured and insurers in the network. This platform is the pioneer insurance service provider for crypto and is introduced when there is an increasing need for… Continue reading BACKED Announces the Launch of the First-Ever P2P Crypto Insurance Protocol

SAFEHAMSTERS Set to Launch Planet V.1.0 Involving New DEX and Staking Benefits

(June 22, 2021) – SafeHamsters, a global blockchain ecosystem, is all set to launch the brand-new SafeHamsters Planet V.1.0. With the latest update, farm staking and a new DEX is up for grabs. The SafeHamsters token key will perform a set of functions exclusive to this platform. SafeHamsters aims to become the first global blockchain… Continue reading SAFEHAMSTERS Set to Launch Planet V.1.0 Involving New DEX and Staking Benefits

BSC to Host the Launch of the First-Ever Licensed, Multi-Chain Compatible, Blockchain-Based Poker Platform

The integration of blockchain technology into gaming has helped the industry to scale new heights. According to researchers, the impact of blockchain on the video gaming industry is multi-dimensional and diverse. A survey done among video game industry executives showed that blockchain helped the industry by bringing in more security, establishing trust, reducing costs, managing… Continue reading BSC to Host the Launch of the First-Ever Licensed, Multi-Chain Compatible, Blockchain-Based Poker Platform

Fantastec, Dapper Labs, Launch P2P NFT Marketplace for Soccer Fans

Fantastec SWAP has inked a partnership deal with Dapper Labs to launch a peer-to-peer non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace that will put highly unique crypto-collectibles of leading football clubs including Real Madrid, Arsenal, and Borussia Dortmund on the Flow blockchain, according to a blog post on June 14, 2021. Giving Soccer Fans More  In a bid… Continue reading Fantastec, Dapper Labs, Launch P2P NFT Marketplace for Soccer Fans

Invesco to Launch Two Crypto ETFs to Bypass Stiff US SEC Restrictions

American global investments company Invesco is planning to launch a pair of crypto-based ETFs in the US that will primarily hold crypto-related equities, according to a recent filing by the US Securities Exchange Commission. The filing states that Invesco wants to launch Invesco Galaxy Blockchain Economy ETF and Invesco Crypto ETF to hold about 85%… Continue reading Invesco to Launch Two Crypto ETFs to Bypass Stiff US SEC Restrictions

MahaDAO Set to Launch Collateral-backed Stablecoin on Polygon

Polygon’s decentralized finance (DeFi) matrix is set for further expansion as MahaDAO readies the launch of the world’s first “valuecoin” on the network. MahaDAO’s value coin is a collateral-backed stablecoin with added yield farming capabilities for the algorithmic stable currency. ARTH Stablecoin to go Live on Polygon According to a press release shared with BTCManager,… Continue reading MahaDAO Set to Launch Collateral-backed Stablecoin on Polygon

BTSE Reveals the Launch of B2B NFT White Label Solution

Crypto exchange BTSE has announced the launch of a B2B white label solution that allows organizations to create, buy and sell Non-fungible tokens (NFT). This development is expected to expand the current services offered by the exchange into the growing NFT sector.  BTSENFT Solution Developed in Partnership with UnitLondon BTSE further revealed this development today,… Continue reading BTSE Reveals the Launch of B2B NFT White Label Solution

Reps. Crenshaw, Cotton launch whistleblower effort against military 'woke ideology'

‘Wokeness’ the most dangerous thing for our military: Brian Mast Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., on the impact of far-left politics in the military. Republican Reps. Dan Crenshaw of Texas and Tom Cotton of Arkansas on Friday launched a whistleblower form for military service members so that the armed forces don’t “fall to woke ideology.” The… Continue reading Reps. Crenshaw, Cotton launch whistleblower effort against military 'woke ideology'

South Korea to launch digital currency pilot in August

South Korea is taking a step towards developing its central bank digital currency (CBDC) as it seeks a technology partner for the venture in its latest move. The country’s central bank intends to launch a digital won pilot in August 2021. Despite being a global tech leader, South Korea has moved cautiously on the CBDC… Continue reading South Korea to launch digital currency pilot in August

TQ Tezos and DMA United Launch Curated Digital Art Platform and NFT Marketplace

(New York, New York, April 27, 2021) – TQ Tezos and DMA United are pleased to announce TRUESY, a brand new curated digital art platform and NFT marketplace. TRUESY is a platform at the pulse of culture, built to host work from fine artists, iconic figures, unique brands, designers, elite athletes, musicians, and entertainers at… Continue reading TQ Tezos and DMA United Launch Curated Digital Art Platform and NFT Marketplace

Cops launch desperate search for missing girl, 14, and boy, 15, last seen in Sussex

COPS have launched a desperate search for two missing teenagers who were last seen in Sussex. Leif Collimore, 15, and Ruby Lee, 14, are missing and believed to be together. They have not been since 9.30pm on Sunday in Littlehampton. They are known to travel by train and have links to Lancing, Burgess Hill and… Continue reading Cops launch desperate search for missing girl, 14, and boy, 15, last seen in Sussex

Alonzo Upgrade to Launch Soon on the Cardano Platform to Support Smart Contracts

According to the newly published blog post that discusses the network’s new features, Alonzo, Cardano’s latest protocol update, will be a game-changer. The Alonzo Upgrade in Detail IOHK, the team behind the update, is looking to establish Cardano as the leading smart contract platform. Last month, the group launched Mary, a multi-asset modification that enables… Continue reading Alonzo Upgrade to Launch Soon on the Cardano Platform to Support Smart Contracts