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
Ripio, the bitcoin startup formerly known as Bitpagos, has officially closed its Series A funding round with a $428,000 investment from Overstock subsidiary Medici Ventures.
As revealed exclusively... Read More
Some of the wealthiest families in Latin America now have access to a new way to invest, thanks in part to a former senior manager at consulting firm Bain & Company.
Announced today, the newly form... Read More
Argentinian bitcoin startup Ripio has raised $31 million in an advanced sale for a forthcoming blockchain network.
Formerly known as BitPagos, the startup is raising the funds to build what it call... Read More
Blockchain startup Ripio has raised $37 million in an initial coin offering (ICO).
Originally known as BitPagos, the company (which rebranded early this year) had previously raised $31 million duri... Read More
Iceland's 'Big Bitcoin Heist' Suspect Has Been Arrested
Iceland's now-infamous bitcoin miner thief has reportedly been arrested.
A Dutch police spokesperson confirmed that Sindri Thor Stefansson - who is accused of masterminding the theft of $2 million
Snoop Dogg to Perform at Ripple's Blockchain Week NYC Party
Distributed ledger startup Ripple is hosting a VIP gathering featuring Snoop Dogg - and will be giving away 10 tickets to the event on Twitter.
The company announced Tuesday that Snoop would perfor
Arizona's Crypto Tax Payments Bill Clears Hurdle
A key committee in Arizona's House of Representatives has given its blessing to a bill that would clear the way for the state to accept cryptocurrencies as payment for taxes.
The House Rules Commit
Bitcoin jumps 7% amid massive market sell-off
Bitcoin rose to its highest level in more than a month as the broader U.S. financial markets sold off Tuesday. The digital currency was trading near $9,436 as of 4:21 p.m. ET, and has jumped