1.Chiliz (CHZ) Keep Network (KEEP) and Shiba Inu (SHIB) are launching on Coinbase Pro
Starting Today Tuesday June 15, transfer CHZ, KEEP and SHIB into your Coinbase Pro account ahead of trading. Support for CHZ, KEEP and SHIB will generally be available in Coinbase’s supported jurisdictions with the exception of Singapore. CHZ and SHIB will not be available to New York residents. Trading will begin on or after 9AM Pacific Time (PT) Thursday June 17, if liquidity conditions are met.
2.The University of Hong Kong Launches Covid-19 Digital Health Passport On Ethereum
The Chinese University of Hong Kong and ConsenSys launched Covid-19 digital health passport which will help to record Covid test results, temperature checks, and vaccinations. The passport was built on the Ethereum Blockchain using ConsenSys Quorum and Codefi Orchestrate. Charles d’Haussy, ConsenSys’s managing director for APAC, shared that the program will be tried with the hospital staff only, before including other larger groups.
3.Input-Output Hong Kong Launches AlonzoBlue2.0 to Cardano Testnet
Input Output Hong Kong just launched AlonzoBlue2.0 to the Cardano testnet after launching AlonzoBlue1.0 late last month, according to their Twitter announcement. The AlonzoBlue2.0 upgrade will allow building of future smart contracts. Also, stake pool operators is expected to update their nodes before running test scripts within 24 hours. Eventually, the Alonzo upgrade will support ERC20 converter, to enable ETH tokens to also run on Cardano.
4.Users can start earning yield with BTC on Polygon now
We are excited to announce the first BTC stable pool on Polygon with Curve Finance!
Like-kind asset stable pools have proven to be the foundation for BTC yield throughout DeFi, along with providing some of the most liquid BTC markets in the world today, all without the need for centralized exchanges. They serve as infrastructure for yield farming strategies, vaults, and products like the Badger Bridge. So all three teams are keen to see what is built over the coming months, given all this can be done at a fraction of the cost with Polygon.
5.Miami-based Real Estate Company Now Accepts Crypto Deposits For Property Purchase
Miami-based real estate company E11EVEN Hotel and Residences now accepts cryptocurrency deposits for residence purchases in the form of cryptocurrency. Marc Roberts, company and condominium project co-founder describes Crypto as “astounding” and acknowledged that the interest in crypto assets increased among people during the recent Bitcoin Miami conference. He also shared that interest in E11EVEN increased with addition of Crypto Support.