Within hours of online marketplace OpenBazaar's launch earlier this year, it was host to its first stores offering illegal merchandise.
But, it turns out that early precedent was not a harbinge... Read More
OB1, the startup behind the bitcoin-powered decentralized marketplace OpenBazaar, has raised $200,000 in new funding from investment firm Digital Currency Group.
OpenBazaar is an open-source market... Read More
The startup behind OpenBazaar has released version 2.0 of its popular bitcoin-powered marketplace.
First launched in 2014, the software update marks a milestone for startup OB1, which bills its pro... Read More
"Over the last six months, things have changed a lot, I don't think it makes any sense for us to be bitcoin only."
That's according to Brian Hoffman, CEO of OB1, the development company behind the ... Read More
Quebec Pushes Hydropower Utility to Halt New Bitcoin Mines
The Canadian province of Quebec has temporarily put a halt to the development of new cryptocurrency mining operations.
The region - known for its cheap hydropower - has been an attractive destinati
Steve Seagal-Backed 'Bitcoiin' ICO Hit with Regulator Warning
The Securities Division of the Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance (TDCI) is warning residents about the Steven Seagal-backed "Bitcoiin" project.
Citing New Jersey's cease-and-desist ord
Ireland's Finance Department Plans Blockchain Working Group
Ireland's Department of Finance has proposed the creation of a new blockchain working group to help create cohesive regulation across government agencies.
Revealed in a new report, titled "Virtual
'Fake News': Russian Official Reportedly Denies Involvement with Petro
The Russian government is pushing back against reports that it helped Venezuela launch its controversial "petro" cryptocurrency.
In public remarks Friday, the deputy director of the Information and