📉 According to a recent CNBC report, just about every single asset class has posted negative returns or unchanged performance year to date.
⛏ Bitcoin mining giant Bitmain confirmed major layoffs, with more than 50% of staff leaving the company.
🏦 Bank of America submitted an application to patent a blockchain system, which will use the technology in cash handling procedures.
🇰🇷 South Korea’s blockchain association wants Gwangju, the 6th largest city in the country, to be turned into a ‘specialized Crypto-Valley District.’
☠️ According to the Bitcoin Obituaries website, the first cryptocurrency ‘died’ 90 times in 2018.