BTCC Previews New Mobile Bitcoin Wallet ‘Mobi’

"Bitcoin as money, that's the killer app." Bobby Lee, CEO of BTCC, has high hopes for Mobi, the bitcoin exchange startup's new mobile app, released...
Europe's Second Largest Port Launches Blockchain Logistics Pilot

Europe’s Second Largest Port Launches Blockchain Logistics Pilot

The second largest port in Europe by container capacity is now running a pilot blockchain project focused on logistics automation. Belgium-based Port of Antwerp has...

Bitcoin Investor Roger Ver to Push for OKCoin Liquidation in Court

Roger Ver’s fight against Chinese bitcoin exchange OKCoin is intensifying as the noted bitcoin investor attempts to have the business liquidated in a Hong Kong...
Why ICAP Believes Central Banks Could Adopt Digital Currency

Why ICAP Believes Central Banks Could Adopt Digital Currency

There was an outlier among a group of financial institutions that this week announced they are in the process of building a new blockchain and digital currency settlement...

Breakout Gaming Adds BreakoutPvP eSports Site to Its Cryptocurrency Ecosystem

Bitcoin Press Release: Breakout Gaming has announced the launch of its BreakoutPvP eSports platform as part of its cryptocurrency based gaming ecosystem built around...

Bitcoin Loan Platform BitLendingClub to Shut Down

Peer-to-peer bitcoin lending platform BitLendingClub has announced that it is shutting down next year. First detailed in an email to users and later a blog post...

Why Wiper Added Bitcoin to Its Disappearing Chat App

Messaging could be the logical starting point for digital currency adoption, according to the CEO of bitcoin-enabled chat app Wiper. In an interview with CoinDesk, Manlion Carelli praised bitcoin's...

Blockchain Post-Trade Startup Juzhen Raises $23 Million Series A

Juzhen Financials, a startup led by China UnionPay veteran Lilin Sun, has raised $23m (¥153m) to develop clearing and settlement solutions based on distributed...

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Cryptsy CEO Denies He Stole From His Own Exchange

Cryptsy CEO Paul Vernon has fired back at allegations he moved millions of dollars in funds from the now-defunct digital currency exchange to personal...

Austria’s Erste Bank Awards Ethereum Projects in Startup Contest

Austrian bank Erste Bank sponsored a blockchain startup contest, awarding the teams behind two ethereum-focused projects. The two winning projects were Etherisc, an automated insurance...

Bitcoin Exchange Unocoin Releases Mobile Wallet for iOS and Android

Indian bitcoin exchange Unocoin has launched a new mobile wallet app. The launch comes roughly two months after Unocoin closed a $1.5m funding round backed...

Why EBA Proposals Would Set an Absurd Precedent for Bitcoin Startups

Adam Vaziri is the founder of Diacle, a "finreg" compliance and legal consultancy based in London and Hong Kong, and a member of the...

FX Firm Joins Mexican Bitcoin Exchange’s $2.5 Million Fundraise

Bitcoin exchange startup Bitso has raised $2.5m to make it easier for the underbanked in Mexico to gain access to financial services. Among the investors...
Cryptocurrency: How We Hook the Masses

Cryptocurrency: How We Hook the Masses

Rich Svinkin is the CEO of Jaywalk.me, a startup that motivates increased physical activity with brick-and-mortar retail rewards. In this opinion piece, Svinkin argues that using...
CFTC Chief Asks Congress for More Money to Oversee Blockchain

CFTC Chief Asks Congress for More Money to Oversee Blockchain

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has cited the advance of technologies like blockchain in...
Blockchain Startup ChromaWay to Launch 'Hybrid Database' Product

Blockchain Startup ChromaWay to Launch ‘Hybrid Database’ Product

Swedish blockchain startup ChromaWay has announced a new distributed database product called Postchain. Revealed today at...
Europe's Second Largest Port Launches Blockchain Logistics Pilot

Europe’s Second Largest Port Launches Blockchain Logistics Pilot

The second largest port in Europe by container capacity is now running a pilot blockchain...
World Economic Forum Publishes Blockchain Governance Taxonomy

World Economic Forum Publishes Blockchain Governance Taxonomy

he World Economic Forum has published a detailed white paper arguing that blockchain stakeholders should...
Silicon Valley Accelerator 500 Startups Isn't Backing ICOs – Yet

Silicon Valley Accelerator 500 Startups Isn’t Backing ICOs – Yet

Long known for backing exciting early-stage investments, the absence of 500 Startups from the nascent...
Bitcoin Legal Experts: nChain SegWit Criticisms Are Flawed

Bitcoin Legal Experts: nChain SegWit Criticisms Are Flawed

An effort by stealth bitcoin startup nChain to raise awareness of supposed issues with code...
Pantera Capital to Raise $100 Million in Investment for ICO Hedge Fund

Pantera Capital to Raise $100 Million in Investment for ICO Hedge Fund

The $600m market for initial coin offerings may soon be set to expand. Announced today, investment...
Analyzing Ether: A Bitcoin Investor's Skeptical Take

Analyzing Ether: A Bitcoin Investor’s Skeptical Take

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ICOs: Why There's More Than One Way

ICOs: Why There’s More Than One Way

Pascal Leblanc is a distributed ledger technology strategic advisor for financial services clients at global professional...
EOS: Unpacking the Big Promises Behind a Possible Blockchain Contender

EOS: Unpacking the Big Promises Behind a Possible Blockchain Contender

It’s no secret blockchain is a land of extraordinary claims. Complicating matters, though, is even the...