BlockChain

Disrupt Berlin 2019 Startup Rich

Disrupt Berlin 2019 Startup Rich Disrupt Berlin 2019 Startup Rich: Seventeen, lieblings. That’s how many days stand between you and Disrupt Berlin 2019, which takes place on 11-12 December. Here’s a pro tip for savvy […]

BitCoin

Doubling in Price: is Bitcoin Back?

Doubling in Price: is Bitcoin Back? Doubling in Price: is Bitcoin Back?: Bitcoin, which just recently celebrated its eleventh anniversary, has actually surged this year. Rates have more than doubled to around $8,500 in 2019. […]

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PayPal Bails on Facebook

PayPal Bails on Facebook PayPal Holdings Inc. pulled out of the Libra Association, a blow to Facebook Inc.’s efforts to develop a digital currency. “PayPal has made the decision to forgo further participation in the Libra Association […]

Crypto Currency

Facebook’s Blockchain Team Has Mini-PayPal Mafia

Facebook’s Blockchain Team Has Mini-PayPal Mafia Facebook’s Blockchain Team Has Mini-PayPal Mafia: The inner workings of Facebook Inc.’s blockchain team are still shrouded in secrecy, but it’s staffing up, according to people familiar with the […]

BitCoin

Kakao’s Raises $90 Million

Kakao’s Raises $90 Million By Min Jeong Lee Kakao  raises $90 million through a private coin offering and is planning another round targeting a similar sum starting March 12, as it gears up to launch […]

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Crypto Didn’t Kill Venture Capital

  Jon Russell@jonrussell    Last year, $7 billion followed into ICOs. Combined with 2018, the cryptocurrency-based funding mechanism is estimated to account for $20 billion. ICOs threatened to disrupt venture capital more widely across the […]

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Facebook to Create Stablecoin

Facebook looks to be jumping on the blockchain wagon with plans to introduce its own stablecoin, according to a report from Bloomberg. The social network company — under fire for a seemingly constant stream of privacy […]

BitCoin

Crypto Winter

Crypto Winter Jon Evans@rezendi /   Well, it was surreal while it lasted, by which I mean the 2017-18 cryptocurrency bubble. For a while there, Coinbase was #1 in the App Store, Bitcoin was above $10K, and […]