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UNDP Partners With Cryptopia Startup on Solar Power Pilot
The solar cells will be owned by individuals around the world and leased to the recipient university, which allows the school to save on the costs of building the equipment, according to a blog post. Notably, the cells’ owners will be paid exclusively in cryptocurrency.
SEC Official: ICO Market Shows Need for Securities Regulation
Speaking to CNBC, commissioner Robert Jackson made the comparison when talking about the agency’s role in regulating cryptocurrencies and ICO-derived tokens – and the prospect of tighter controls in the market.
Bring Home the Bacoin? Oscar Mayer Debuts Crypto
With the initiative, Oscar Mayer is offering bacoins as a kind of online incentive to get users promoting the brand’s meat products on social media and email. Through the company’s official website, users “mine” bacoins that become worth more – denominated by slices of bacon – as consumer awareness is increased. Accompanying the campaign is a new commercial pitching the bacoin.