PARIS HILTON’S realtor dad is bringing the past hurtling into the present after listing an 11-bedroom 16th Century Roman mansion that he plans on selling via an online cyrptocurrency site. The unique method of sale will make history as the world’s first property to be auctioned on June 28. Richard “Rick”
Blockchain platform Maecenas has announced on June 7th, that it will hold the “world’s first cryptocurrency art auction”, according to a press release. The platform will be selling fractional ownership of Andy Warhol’s 14 Small Electric Chairs – worth $5.6 million – at crypto-friendly UK fine art gallery Dadiani Syndicate on June 20th.
Microsoft’s acquisition of open source code repository Github has sparked protest from members of the cryptocurrency community. Devs of bitcoin core and other blockchains have expressed disquiet at the corporate takeover, with several stating their intent to migrate to an alternative platform at the earliest possible time. Github Buyout Stirs
A bank in Argentina could soon become the first in the world to begin using Bitcoin for customers’ international remittances. A small bank from Argentina, Banco Masventas, announced this week that it’s allowing customers to make settlements using BTC as a payment rail. Argentina Banco Masventas says the firm partnered