Editor’s Choice

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

Blockchain Startup Datum is Building Decentralized Data Marketplace Where Data Has Value
September 22nd, 2017

Blockchain startup Datum, powered by Ethereum, BigchainDB and IPFS, is creating a global data marketplace by turning data into tradeable commodities.

Decentralized Application Marketplace Spheris Will Enable Developers to Maximize Profit
September 21st, 2017

The new platform is expected to revolutionize the current software and applications market, offering benefits to both consumers and developers.

µRaiden, a Simpler Version of the Raiden Network, Launched on Ethereum Testnet
September 20th, 2017

The team behind an ethereum scaling solution is launching an off-the-chain micropayment system that is designed to address the scalability and latency problems of the network.

This Blockchain Technology Will Disrupt the Crypto Industry in 2018
September 19th, 2017

Blockchain technology seems to be taking the world by storm, but there are underlying issues that may threaten its future, namely, scalability and fees.

‘Never Stop Marketing’ Wants to Change Marketing in Blockchain Industry
September 19th, 2017

Never Stop Marketing presents Blockchain Marketing Technology Landscape, the first ever mapping of marketing solutions based on blockchain techs.

India Wants to Issue Bitcoin-Like Cryptocurrency Backed by Central Bank
September 18th, 2017

Indian authorities are discussing the proposal to set up state-cryptocurrency ‘Lakshmi’ based on blockchain technology and backed by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

Troubled Bitcoin Exchange BTC-e Rebrands as WEX but With Old Design
September 18th, 2017

BTC-e trading platform announced its official rebranding and the new exchange domain Wex.nz on September 15. In its welcome statement the company shares the details of the reopening assuring they are fully AML/KYC compliant.

Tencent Teams up with Intel for Internet of Things Blockchain Solution
September 14th, 2017

Tencent, the Chinese media and technology company, and Intel have announced a partnership based on blockchain technology.

R3 to Release First Production Version of Its Corda Platform by the End of September
September 13th, 2017

The distributed ledger consortium R3 will soon launch the first production version of its Corda platform, following two years in the development stage.

Canadian Messaging Platform Kik Starts Its ICO, Aims to Raise $125 Million
September 13th, 2017

The beginning of Kin token distribution event (TDE) launched by the Canadian social media giant Kik Interactive, was announced yesterday on September 12. Having already raised $50 million in a presale round, Kik aims to raise $125 million in total through the ICO (initial coin offering).

Swiss Municipality of Chiasso Accepts Tax Payments in Bitcoin
September 12th, 2017

The Swiss municipality of Chiasso will accept tax payments in bitcoin starting from the beginning of 2018 in an attempt to make Switzerland a global hub for financial technologies and cryptocurrency start-ups and a world leader in bitcoin adoption.

Singapore’s Land Transport Authority to Trial Mobile Payments Systems on Public Transport
September 11th, 2017

The new account-based ticketing system will also be extended to mobile payment modes, such as Apple Pay, Android Pay and Samsung Pay, from the first quarter of next year under the Mastercard trial, the Land Transport Authority said on Monday, September 11.

Chinese Official: ICO Ban in China is Temporary
September 11th, 2017

Crypto community in China may take a sigh of relief: according to its official the government temporarily “pauses” ICOs, not bans them.