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Bitcoin Price Hits New All-Time High at $2472 as Scaling Consensus Reached
May 24th, 2017

A consensus on how to increase the blockchain network capacity has finally been reached, pushing the price of the digital currency to a new record high.

Blockchain Platform OnPlace Offers You to Safely Invest in Private Companies
May 24th, 2017

Having surpassed its equity crowdfunding target, OnPlace is attracting new investors for both of its FinTech investment platforms.

Blockchain Startup R3 CEV Attracts $107M From BofA, HSBC, Intel and Others
May 23rd, 2017

R3 CEV aims to raise $150 million with the third tranche of fundraising round scheduled for later this year.

UK Apple Pay Merchants Can Now Accept Limitless Payments
May 23rd, 2017

According to Jennifer Bailey, head of Apple’s payment arm, the users of the app can make limitless mobile payments at the majority of vendors around the country.

Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Adds 86 New Members, Including Deloitte, Toyota, Merck
May 23rd, 2017

A group of new companies have joined the newly formed consortium to collectively work on the development of enterprise grade ethereum-based solutions.

Deloitte, Ernst & Young and Change Healthcare Join Blockchain Project Hyperledger
May 23rd, 2017

With these 8 new members, the total number of Hyperledger participants has reached 142.

BitPay Prepaid Bitcoin Card Expands to 131 New Countries
May 22nd, 2017

BitPay Visa Prepaid Debit Card allows converting bitcoin into a spendable dollar, euro, or pound balance in just few minutes.

PwC Backs Startup VeChain to Accelerate Blockchain Adoption in Hong Kong and Southeast Asia
May 22nd, 2017

Blockchain services provider VeChain has announced it will take part in an incubation program of global accounting company PwC to expand the use of the blockchain technology in Asia.

Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices Climb to New All-Time Highs at $2300 and $200 Respectively
May 22nd, 2017

Two leading virtual currencies achieved fresh record highs on Monday, stimulated by the increasing interest from investors around the world.

IBM Launches Accelerator Program to Drive Blockchain Adoption by Enterprises
May 19th, 2017

The US-based technology giant is opening a new accelerator program that will assist enterprises and developers in establishing new blockchain networks.

Bitcoin Price Sets New All-Time High Above $1900, All Cryptocurrencies Market Cap Tops $66B
May 19th, 2017

Potential political scandals and increased demand from Japan and South Korea are named as the most possible reasons for current Bitcoin boost.

Aragon Token Sale Concludes in Under 15 Minutes with $25M Raise
May 18th, 2017

The decentralized management platform offering blockchain services for businesses has raised the record amount in the first few minutes of its Initial Coin Offering.

The Number of Unconfirmed Bitcoin Transactions Is Approaching 220,000
May 18th, 2017

Current situation in the bitcoin network demonstrates that the cryptocurrency ecosystem may not be fully ready for mainstream adoption.