Tim Draper Leads $4.2 Million Series A for Blockchain Startup Factom

Blockchain startup Factom has raised $4.2m in new funding to build a series of unnamed new products for its blockchain data network. The Austin, Texas-based company that lets...
Mizuho Bank Dealt Blow in Mt Gox Lawsuit Update

Mizuho Bank Dealt Blow in Mt Gox Lawsuit Update

A US judge largely denied a bid last week by Mizuho Bank to dismiss charges filed against it in a class action lawsuit tied to...

Bitcoin Drops Nearly 20% as Exchange Hack Amplifies Price Decline

The price of bitcoin fell sharply today exacerbating an already ongoing decline as global market participants reacted to news that one of the largest digital...

Bitcoin ATM Industry: A Look At The Numbers

Mike Tyson made headlines earlier today after he unveiled his first branded bitcoin ATM in Las Vegas. Although he is just the latest celebrity to...

Federal Reserve Governor to Address Blockchain in New Speech

Federal Reserve board member Lael Brainard is scheduled to issue new remarks on blockchain technology later this week. On 7th October, Brainard will speak at...

KeepKey Prepares for Bitcoin Scaling With Wallet Startup Acquisition

As developers prepare for the launch of Segregated Witness, a proposed scaling method for the bitcoin network, one startup based in the US has purchased...
Fiat Wallets: The Key to Bitcoin Going Mainstream?

Fiat Wallets: The Key to Bitcoin Going Mainstream?

Jack C. Liu is head of international at OKCoin and OKLink. He is based in Beijing and previously held roles at Barclays Capital and...

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What Can You Buy with Bitcoin?

This year has been something of a watershed, with a number of merchants – some of them retail giants with billions of dollars in revenue...
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Who is Satoshi Nakamoto?

Who is Satoshi Nakamoto? While we may not know who he (or she) was, we know what he did. Satoshi Nakamoto was the inventor of...
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How Bitcoin Mining Works

In traditional fiat money systems, governments simply print more money when they need to. But in bitcoin, money isn’t printed at all – it...

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Credit Card Giant MasterCard Releases ‘Experimental’ Blockchain APIs

Visa isn't the only credit card issuer moving fast on blockchain. But while Visa is going it alone in releasing a B2B blockchain, MasterCard it seems...

Mitsubishi UFJ Invests in Bitcoin Startup Coinbase

Bitcoin exchange provider Coinbase has raised $10.5m in new funding from investors including Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ, Mitsubishi UFJ Capital and Silicon Valley VC...

Japan Exchange Group: Distributed Ledgers ‘Better’ With Third Parties

A new report from financial giant Japan Exchange Group (JPX) contends that distributed ledgers will work "better" when applied to capital markets if third...