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
Crypto Firms to Congress: We Need Clarity on Blockchain Token Rules
Some 80 representatives from the cryptocurrency and traditional finance industries trekked to Washington, D.C. on Tuesday with a singular message for U.S. lawmakers: we need regulatory clarity on cryp
Japan Regulators Seek Answers in Wake of Zaif's $60 Million Crypto Hack
Japan's top financial regulator is seeking answers from the operator of the Zaif cryptocurrency exchange, a situation that comes days after the trading site disclosed that it lost millions of dollars
Google to Allow Ads for 'Regulated' Crypto Exchanges Next Month
Search engine giant Google has revealed that it will begin allowing cryptocurrency exchange advertisements in the U.S. and Japan, starting in October.
In a new update to its advertising policies, G
Bitcoin Takes a Step Toward Becoming a 'Multi-Network' Cryptocurrency
A proposal to radically expand the capabilities of bitcoin such that it would be able to add vast new features to its limited supply of cryptocurrency has arrived on testnet.
Paul Sztorc, director