Bitit makes Bitcoin more easily accessible in Europe through its partnership with Cashlib, resulting in addition of 35000 Bitcoin by Cash outlets.
The contest that will last for a month is expected to promote bitcoin as a business opportunity.
According to Elliptic, it will use the investment for combating illegal bitcoin deals.
Innovative start-up Ucontrol.TV enables anyone to watch and control a live stream of water buckets with as little as 0.001 BTC. The buckets support different charities including Sean’s Outpost and The Water Project.
Digital currency exchange Coinplug has raised $5 million from such investors as SBI Investment and Tim Draper after closing Series B funding round.
37coins has recently announced shutting down its services – 37coins and SMS Wallet.
A second-generation cryptocurrency platform called Qora returns with a ‘stunning feature set’ and is initially supported by Denmark-based Crypto Coins Exchange DK Aps (CCEDK).
Bitcoin Capital, an investment fund launched by Max Keiser, has closed its $1.6 million crowdfunding round at BnkToTheFuture.com.
Paymill, the online payment solution and one of the fastest growing FinTech-Startups in Europe, is teaming up with PayPal.
Anthem Vault has launched a new cryptocurrency backed with gold.
Xapo, a bitcoin wallet based in California, has announced its new board members, which include former CEO of Citibank, the founder of Visa and former Secretary of the US Treasury.
BitGold Inc., a Canada-based bitcoin company, has launched the new software for gold trading.