This is not the first time that traders have lost a significant amount of money through sketchy trading sites. In February, MtGox, once the world's largest Bitcoin exchange, filed for bank... Read More
"If you flip Facebook's need for real IDs to anonymous accounts, then you get an app like Whisper," Liew says. "If you flip Facebook's need for permanence to impermanence, you get Snapchat." ... Read More
Of course, the proof will be in how Qtum is ultimately able to attract developer interest – a tall task, Dai admitted.
"The consensus part is not scalable. You cannot deploy permissioned blockchain... Read More
According to representatives, the decision comes as the startup's mission has shifted more toward consumer-facing services.
The Series A round was led by Huiyin Blockchain Venture, a China-based VC... Read More
R3 indicated it had no additional comment when reached, reiterating a statement first issued to the press yesterday:
R3 members reportedly had until last Friday to declare non-binding interest in t... Read More
Barclays Joins CLS Blockchain Consortium in Search of Swift Alternative
Barclays has become the latest major financial institution to join the foreign exchange-focused blockchain consortium founded by cash settlement system provider CLS Group.
Revealed today, the Londo
Bitcoin is too risky to treat as a 'serious' investment, financial advisers say
Last spring, a man walked in to Dunston Financial Group in a jubilant mood. He told the firm's founder, Lynn Dunston, that he'd put all of his savings and retirement funds into cryptocurrency, the
HAZZA to Create the Global Unified Payment Network
The senior leadership of OCTO3, a Hong Kong based payment solution provider, announced the coming development of HAZZA, the world’s first global unified payment network.
“Our vision for HAZZA is to
China Construction Bank Partners IBM for Blockchain ‘Bancassurance’ Solution
China Construction Bank, the world’s second-largest bank by market capitalization, is working with IBM to develop and launch a blockchain-enabled bancassurance platform for its retail and commercial b