Editor’s Choice

Editors’ Choice category presents the latest articles, hand-picked by the Coinspeaker’s editor.

Tel-Aviv-Based Startup Synereo Raises $4.7m to Realize its ‘Blockchain Promise’
October 26th, 2016

Synereo wants to use the investment to truly disrupt the traditional role of centralized servers.

Stripe Unveils Radar to Detect E-Commerce Fraud Behavior
October 19th, 2016

Radar is Stripe’s fraud detection service that is now available for customers including international ones.

ICICI Bank and Emirates NBD Conduct India’s First Banking Transactions on Blockchain
October 14th, 2016

ICICI Bank concludes that blockchain enables almost instant transactions that take several minutes.

Internet of Things May Provoke Large Scale Attacks in the Near Future
October 11th, 2016

Security remains the main issue within the IoT industry that need to be addressed, taking into account the recent hacking attack powered by compromised IoT devices.

Payoneer Raises $180M in Series E Funding Round to Help Businesses Move Money Across Borders
October 7th, 2016

The current investment is an important step Payoneer takes to outperform companies increasingly digitizing operations.

SAP Buys Startup Plat.One, Plans to Invest $2.2 Billion in the Internet of Things by 2020
September 29th, 2016

Germany-based software producer SAP is planning to make a significant investment in the Internet of Things by 2020, thus expanding its footprint within the market.

R3 CEV and 8 Banks Trial Intel’s Distributed Ledger Technology ‘Sawtooth Lake’ for Bond Trading
September 27th, 2016

A group of eight banks, including UniCredit, HSBC, and UBS, have finally tested a distributed ledger prototype for bonds exchange using Intel’s blockchain platform.

Synereo to Offer Scalable Decentralized System of Facebook Scale with RChain
September 14th, 2016

To achieve its proposed offer to allow a true P2P economy which enables large scale cooperation between individuals without them being taxed by platform giants,

Developers Explore Blockchain Technology at Courses and Bootcamps
September 12th, 2016

As the interest in blockchain grows, numerous educational programs appear all over the world to give developers a clear understanding of the technology.

Samsung Brings JerryScript, an Open Source JavaScript Engine, to the Internet of Things
September 11th, 2016

South Korean tech giant has started offering a stable 1.0 release of its lightweight JavaScript engine designed for the Internet of Things (IoT).

Six Blockchain Companies to Join New Ernst & Young Startup ‘Challenge’
September 6th, 2016

Accounting giant has announced its third acceleration programme that will focus on blockchain applications and unveiled six startups participating in the initiative.

HKMA Launches Innovation Hub and Supervisory Sandbox to Boost FinTech in Hong Kong
September 6th, 2016

The initiatives enable Hong Kong to compete for the financial leadership on Chinese market.

Ad-blocking Browser Brave Launches Bitcoin Micropayments for Publishers
September 2nd, 2016

Brave Payments, a bitcoin micropayments platform allowing people to reward their favorite websites, launches in beta.