How a 29-year-old Ross Ulbricht (aka Dread Pirate Roberts) built an online illegal-drug marketplace called "The Silk Road" will soon be in motion picture. Ulbricht was sentenced to life in prison... Read More
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Verizon, JetBlue Back Blockchain Firm Filament's $15 Million Funding
Blockchain startup Filament has closed a new $15m funding round.
The round was led by Verizon Ventures, the venture arm of telecommunications conglomerate Verizon, and Bullpen Capital, a post-seed
Singapore Fintech Cooperation Hots up, Bahrain Follows UAE
Singapore’s fintech cooperation with the Middle East is increasing again, Bahrain following the United Arab Emirates in signing its own innovation agreement. The country’s Economic Development
First Bitcoin Wallet to Address Privacy Issues Without Requiring Any Forks
TumbleBit, which has been touted as the answer to anonymized transactions on top of Bitcoin’s protocol, is to be introduced to Stratis Group’s soon-to-be-released Breeze Wallet, introducing new
Litecoin Soars to 20-Month High, Price Spikes Nearly 100%
Litecoin prices have shot up today, March 30th, nearly doubling in value over a 24-hour trading period.
Data from Bitfinex shows Litecoin trading at $4.3 at 05:30 before gaining over 25% of its val