A video-on-demand service that shares ad revenues with viewers and creators has raised more than half a billion bucks in a private token sale.
On June 17, 2018, the 21 block producers or nodes that run the EOS network chose to freeze seven accounts that were allegedly stolen from EOS community members. According to reports, all 21 block producers unanimously decided to freeze the compromised assets but the decision was met with controversy from the EOS community, and possibly […]
The President of CBOE Global Markets claimed that there could be a two-fold “reckoning” for the ICO market depending on the action of the U.S. SEC
The village of Nishiawakura in Japan is to launch its own cryptocurrency through a coin offering launched by the local government, making it the first of its kind in the Asian country. Nishiawakura is a village located in Aida District, Okayama Prefecture, which is located in the southern part of Japan’s Honshu island. The prefecture […]
Many CEOs and cryptocurrency experts are suggesting that many startups will fail but those remaining have the potential to be huge successes thanks to the blockchain, writes Business Insider. References to the dotcom bubble have been made too many times for it to be an original view but pundits from within the industry continue to […]
BitGrail has announced that bitcoins stored in the firm’s wallets have been seized from its Italian exchange by authorities, reports CoinTelegraph. The Tribunal of Florence court order to seize the funds is part of an ongoing saga in the Italian courts which began when a US class action was filed against the company in order […]
The EOS mainnet has officially gone live after the 15 percent – or 150 mln – positive vote threshold was hit yesterday, June 14
The crypto industry is buzzing about NFTs, non-fungible tokens, because it’s clear CryptoKitties and its clones just might make the tech mainstream.
EOS holders elected their first set of block producers, so the hotly anticipated blockchain is now live.
A new Wired report finds that US companies are experimenting with new marketing channels within the crypto space, especially after recent high-profile bans on crypto-related advertising on social media channels and with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) starting to take a closer look at unregulated token sales late last year. This has also created […]
CEO of Circle spoke at MoneyConf in Dublin this morning, saying that global society is “at the beginning of a tokenization of everything.” Watch live stream of the conference at Cointelegraph
A non-profit company in Afghanistan which teaches women to write code has partnered with a network which allows students to accept Ether (ETH) for fixing vulnerabilities for businesses or projects posting bounties, writes Coindesk. The company, Code to Inspire (CTI), has partnered with The Bounties Network for this endeavor. According to Fereshteh Forough, the founder […]
Government agencies all over the world scrutinize ICOs and their associated tokens. The SEC is an excellent example of the most recent developments taking place. Chairman Jay Clayton is seemingly convinced all tokens will be subject to regulation. That may prove impossible to enforce. Jay Clayton has a Unique View SEC Chairman Jay Clayton wants… […]
A little-known company in Estonia is looking to raise as much as $180 million in a SAFT sale, public records show.
The UK Financial Conduct Authority has issued guidance for banks on how to manage risks associated with crypto assets