Last week, JPMorgan Chase announced the creation of a prototype ‘digital coin’ the megabank dubbed JPM Coin. The cryptocurrency (crypto) world immediately reacted with consternation. Much of the controversy
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Google is now in the blockchain search business. Less than a day after Forbes broke the story that the internet search giant would be launching a suite of tools built by, and for, open source developers,
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