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.
Bitcoin startup Brawker has announced the shutdown of its services by the end of April, 2015.
Recently, JP Morgan Chase & Co. issued its annual letter to shareholders, in which Jamie Dimon, the company’s CEO, spoke about Silicon Valley’s startups as new rivals that are “looking to compete with banks.”