Tag Archives: Use Cases & Verticals

09May/19

Florincoin – the 2014 Altcoin You Don’t Remember – Is Attracting Real Users

One of the most recognizable names in the crypto space (and perhaps even outside of it) is using one of the least recognizable blockchains. Overstock.com subsidiaries Medici Ventures and tZERO have beenRead More…

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15Apr/19

ConsenSys Is Seeking $200 Million in New Funding: Report

ConsenSys is seeking a funding boost. Ethereum co-founder Joe Lubin’s Brooklyn-based venture studio is looking to raise $200 million from external investors, The Information reported Monday, at a valuation of $1 billion.Read More…

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03Apr/19

Over 40 Central Banks Are Considering Blockchain Currencies: Davos Report

More than 40 central banks worldwide are experimenting with blockchain technology, says a new report by the World Economic Forum. Published Wednesday, the report analyzes how different central banks are either examiningRead More…

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20Mar/19

Square Is Hiring New Crypto Engineers — And It Wants to Pay Them in Bitcoin

Payments startup Square plans to hire a number of engineers and a designer to work on its crypto initiatives, according to tweets from CEO Jack Dorsey. Dorsey, who also founded and runsRead More…

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12Mar/19

Avalon Miner Maker Canaan Raises ‘Hundreds of Millions’ in Funding

Canaan Creative, the maker of Avalon miners and one of the biggest cryptocurrency mining equipment manufacturers in China, has closed a new funding round. Securities Times, a Chinese financial news publication, reportedRead More…

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09Mar/19

JP Morgan’s Stablecoin: A Feat of Engineering or Marketing?

Ben Jessel is head of enterprise blockchain at Kadena, a next-generation blockchain company offering both public and private blockchain solutions.  –––––––––– The world of blockchain and banking was set alight last month byRead More…

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06Mar/19

UNICEF Explores Blockchain to Improve Internet for ‘Every School’ in Kyrgyzstan

Children’s non-profit organization UNICEF is in talks with the government of Kyrgyzstan to leverage blockchain technology to provide Internet access to every school in the country. “We are at the early stagesRead More…

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