News about smart guys and their brave endeavors in the cryptocurrency world.

Bitcoin Enthusiasts From Six American Universities to Take Part in Blockchain Contest
February 26th, 2016

Global network of students, called the Blockchain Education Network, will conduct a blockchain competition among US and Canadian students.

Blockchain Capital Raises $13M for Second Venture Fund
January 28th, 2016

Blockchain Capital has raised $13 million in a second investment fund aimed at companies within the digital currency and blockchain ecosystem.

Developer Suggests to Replace Blocked Ads with Bitcoin Donations
December 10th, 2015

Can we replace blocked ads with something useful? Can this be an invitation to donate Bitcoin? In fact, why not?

Coinizy Launches Bitcoin to PayPal Exchange Option
November 25th, 2015

A Bitcoin exchange Coinizy Financial Services, Inc. has recently launched the world’s first Bitcoin to PayPal service.

With Plutus You Can Use Bitcoin at Any NFC-Enabled Point-of-Sale Terminal
November 25th, 2015

London-based digital currency firm Plutus brings a new Bitcoin app to the cryptocurrency world. The smartphone application will permit to pay with BTC at any Near-Field Communication enabled payment terminal.

UBS Sees Potential in Blockchain with Clearmatics Raising its Funds
November 19th, 2015

UBS Group AG partner Clearmatics continues raising its funds while UBS is working with blockchain.

Kleiner Perkins Invests $12.5 Million in Bitcoin Startup Align Commerce
November 18th, 2015

Align Commerce facilitates the process of wire transfers with a help of blockchain.

Meet BitHappy, The New Bitcoin Browser
November 17th, 2015

A new Bitcoin browser BitHappy improves ecommerce with the help of digital currency.

Rakuten Launches $100 Million FinTech Fund
November 14th, 2015

Rakuten launches the Rakuten FinTech Fund with the aim of empowering great entrepreneurs around the world.

Bitcoin Investments Decrease, However, American Express Invests in Abra
October 27th, 2015

Even though investments in Bitcoin startups have recently decelerated, financial institutions like American Express are still getting more interested in the potential of BItcoin.

Internet of Things Startup Nwave Wins 2015 Cisco BIG Awards
October 23rd, 2015

Nwave Technologies – a startup providing an impressive wireless network platform for M2M communications and the IoE – became the winner of the 2015 Cisco® British Innovation Gateway (BIG) Awards.

Bitcoin Is Still Alive and Its Technology Poised to Grow, Says 21 Inc’s CEO
October 22nd, 2015

Balaji Srinivasan, the head of bitcoin startup 21 Inc, says blockchain technology set to alter industries gain consumers.

Barclays Teams up with Blockchain Startups Chainalysis and Wave
October 15th, 2015

Barclays announces cooperation with blockchain companies Chainalysis and Wave.