Today's blockchain and cryptocurrency news.
Bitcoin is down 3.5% at $3,613
XRP is down 6% at 34 cents
Ethereum is down 6% at $116
Ripple’s XRP is now a base-pair on Binance.
The US defense department is investigating blockchain technology for its "enormous" potential in helping improve disaster relief efforts.
Madison Holdings group, a winemaking company, is reportedly set to purchase a majority stake in the Japanese based crypto trading platform BitOcean.
OKEx is launching OK PiggyBank, a feature that will allow users to earn interest on their holdings.