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IRVINE, Calif., June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — MARQUE Luxury, the wholesale industry’s leading provider and authority of certified pre-owned goods, introduces the Marque Verified Pre-Owned Program (VPO) in cooperation with the artificial intelligence-based authentication provider Entrupy. The two are collaborating on MARQUE Luxury’s added layer of blockchain technology security in the form of a digital NFT …

“Currently, owning a casino or sportsbook is for global conglomerates or high-net-worth individuals that can put up the capital themselves, then receive all the profits,” said Jason Poprawa, an iGaming expert that has served as Sportsbook and Casino manager for a traditional online betting platform, adding, “With Moonbet, our community members receive regular profits, have …

Remember that prized autograph that you got from your favourite cricketer or that rare photograph that captured a candid pose of a celebrity writer? Those cherished ‘collectibles’ exclusively belonged to you. In the digital world, it’s quite easy to multiply it, making it viral. You lose your exclusive ownership of such ‘collectibles’ in the digital …

In March, the artist Beeple made history by selling his digital art for $69 million using a non-fungible token, or NFT. Shortly after that, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey sold his first tweet for more than $2.9 million. And scores of other artists, musicians and cryptocurrency enthusiasts jumped into the hyped-up market. But Saskatchewan-based artist Cat …

People associate blockchain with bitcoin and the confusing cryptocurrency market. However, the beginning of blockchain and cryptocurrency was based on revolutionary and freely philosophical reasoning. Cypherpunks — advocating free transactions between individuals beyond the control and surveillance of the government, business, and banks — were the first people who …

Artisanal miners work at Tilwizembe, a former industrial copper-cobalt mine, outside of Kolwezi, capital city of Lualaba Province in the south of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, June 11, 2016. REUTERS/Kenny Katombe/File Photo Mining and trading company Glencore (GLEN.L) and other miners are joining forces with battery material supplier Umicore (UMI.BR) to make the …

SEOUL, South Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NEXTIB, the PropTech company behind the blockchain-based online real estate auction platform Auction OK, announced that its patent application filed last November was successful. This marks the first such patent for an online real estate auction (Patent No. 10-2250084). Last year, NEXTIB filed a patent application for a method of providing real …

A new risk matrix, “Blockchain Risk: Considerations for Professionals,” aims to describe and contextualize several specific risks associated with the implementation and operation of blockchain. It was developed jointly by a working group comprised of the ISACA, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). The matrix is …

Large asset managers including Fidelity have given their backing to a new corporate bond trading platform that aims to stop news of big orders leaking into the market, which can move prices against investors and increase their trading costs. LedgerEdge, which is due to launch in Europe in the third quarter of 2020, uses distributed …

Blockchain technologies are connecting global financial systems so they are easily interoperable, efficient, affordable and accessible. This can reduce the cost and time of cross-border payments. Confidence in blockchain technologies are rising as more governments and businesses invest in these areas. What’s wrong with cross-border payments today? It’s no secret that the cross-border payments landscape …