Since early 2015, Softbank has continuously invested in major Fintech firms including SoFi, leading multi-billion dollar funding rounds for global expansion and aggressive growth of userbase. ... Read More
US telecom Sprint is working on a new blockchain initiative focused on carrier applications.
The firm is partnering with SoftBank, a Japanese telecom conglomerate, and TBCASoft, Inc., a blockchain ... Read More
A group of telecommunications carriers has launched a new blockchain consortium.
Some of the notable firms involved include US-based carrier Sprint, Japanese telecom giant SoftBank, and FarEasTone,... Read More
A team led by a former Google staffer is taking aim at the online advertising giant.
Called Atlas Protocol, the startup believes that the data accumulating on blockchains today can be used to bette... Read More
LG Uplus – a South Korean cellular carrier owned by the nation's fourth largest conglomerate, LG Corporation – is launching a blockchain-based overseas payment service.
Announced Sunday, the trial ... Read More
Jiang Zhuoer: BTC.Top Will Support the Camp Favored by a Majority of Hash Power in the Bitcoin Cash Hash War
Jiang Zhuo’er and his BTC.TOP , a major Chinese mining pool, will not take side in the upcoming Bitcoin Cash’s hash war between two competing camps, Bitcoin ABC and Bitcoin SV. Zhuo’er shared h
F2Pool Will Support the Mining of BCHABC and BCHSV after Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork
F2Pool, the sixth largest bitcoin mining pool in the world, announced on Tuesday that it will allow miners to mine both coins generated from the upcoming Bitcoin Cash hard fork after the chain split
IBM Says Blockchain Can Power 'Open Scientific Research' in New Patent Filing
A patent application published Thursday claims the process of conducting scientific research can benefit from the blockchain.
Led by a team at IBM's Watson Research Center, the patent application p
CFTC Fines Bitcoin Trader $1.1 Million for Crypto Fraud
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has jailed a bitcoin trader and fined him over $1 million for running a fraudulent bitcoin and litecoin scheme.
According to a press release iss