Australian University Launches Nation’s First Open Blockchain Course

By Samburaj Das The post Australian University Launches Nation’s First Open Blockchain Course appeared first on CCN Australian public research university RMIT is launching the country’s first dedicated online short course on blockchain technology, the underlying innovation behind cryptocurrencies like bitcoin. The emergence of blockchain as a disruptive, game-changing technology has spurred Melbourne-based RMIT University more »

Canadian Bank to Offer Secure Vault for Cryptocurrencies

By Lester Coleman The post Canadian Bank to Offer Secure Vault for Cryptocurrencies appeared first on CCN VersaBank Inc., Canada’s smallest bank in terms of assets, is responding to the need for digital asset security by creating a digital vault that will be available by June. The bank recently hired Gurpreet Sahota, a cybersecurity expert, more »

Keeping up with the World of Crypto Mining

By Tom Clancy The post Keeping up with the World of Crypto Mining appeared first on CCN This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. The hype surrounding cryptocurrencies reached such heights that even the more »

Visa: We’re Not to Blame for Coinbase Overcharges

By Josiah Wilmoth The post Visa: We’re Not to Blame for Coinbase Overcharges appeared first on CCN Credit card processing giant Visa is pushing back against allegations that it is to blame for unauthorized charges reported by a growing number of Coinbase customers in recent days. Earlier this month, Coinbase users began reporting that they more »

Coinbase Customers Suffer Erroneous Charges

By Lester Coleman The post Coinbase Customers Suffer Erroneous Charges appeared first on CCN With customers experiencing erroneous credit card charges for cryptocurrency purchases, Coinbase has blamed Visa for the charges but claims it is working with Visa to ensure all affected customers are reimbursed. Coinbase said the charges were caused by Visa reversing and more »

Western Union Confirms XRP Integration of Ripple Blockchain Trial

By Josiah Wilmoth The post Western Union Confirms XRP Integration of Ripple Blockchain Trial appeared first on CCN Western Union has formally confirmed that its Ripple-based blockchain trial will include XRP integration, making the money transfer giant the largest firm to test XRP in its internal payment flows. As CCN reported, Western Union confirmed rumors more »