Why Crypo Matters: $15M Raised for Bus Crash Victims — $480k Fee Charged

On November 28, a judge in Canada approved the distribution of $15.1 million to the families affected by the tragic bus crash occurred in Tisdale, Canada. But, around 2.9 percent of the payment was used to cover transaction fees, demonstrating the merit of transactions using crypto. PayPal and other widely utilized payment processors require 2.9 The post Why Crypo Matters: $15M Raised for Bus Crash Victims — $480k Fee Charged appeared first on CCN

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Canadian Government Launches Ethereum Block Explorer

The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) has launched a blockchain explorer built on Ethereum. According to a news release, the organization said the blockchain explorer application, dubbed Catena, was developed by Bitaccess and will be hosted by its Industrial Research Assistance Program on the InterPlanetary File System (IPFS). This makes the hosted data always The post Canadian Government Launches Ethereum Block Explorer appeared first on CCN

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Canadian Crypto Exchange Coinsquare Launches TV Ad Campaign Ahead of September IPO

Canadian cryptocurrency exchange Coinsquare has unveiled its first television commercial as it seeks to build out its customer base before going public later this year. The exchange — often described as “Canada’s Coinbase” — on Monday released an advertisement that will begin running on television later this week. The ad, which describes Coinsquare as “Canada’s The post Canadian Crypto Exchange Coinsquare Launches TV Ad Campaign Ahead of September IPO appeared first on CCN

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