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Altcoins Prices Surge Amid Growing Investors Confidence in Cryptocurrencies

The prices of ether (ETH), Dash (DASH) and Monero (XMR), among others, have surged in the past month as investors are growing more confident...

Bitcoin Dominance Index Crashes Below 80% as Ethereum and Dash Rise

Everyone has been watching the bitcoin price in the aftermath of the SEC’s decision to not allow the creation of a bitcoin ETF, but...

Korea’s Public Blockchain Project BOScoin Raises US$3M

BlockchainOS (BOSCoin), the first public blockchain project from South Korea, has raised US$3 million in pre-ICO to build a platform aimed at solving many...

Grayscale Investments Report Outlines Centralization Risks in Ethereum

One of the most difficult aspects of bootstrapping a new cryptocurrency network is moving beyond the early stages of inevitable centralization. To some extent,...

Opinion: What’s the Difference Between a Bitcoin Hard Fork and an...

The general way in which rule changes have been made to Bitcoin so far is through the use of soft forks, specifically the process...

IOHK Signs Partnerships with Universities in Scotland, Japan to Advance Cryptocurrency,...

Input Output Hong Kong (IOHK), a fintech company specializing in blockchain technology, has signed two partnership deals with the University of Edinburgh and the...

Ver Backed Qtum Founder Ran Previous ICO Scam

Patrick Dai, the founder of Qtum, has admitted to using another name and running another cryptocurrency before Qtum. He left the currency after it faced controversy...

JAAK Uses Ethereum and Swarm to Disrupt the Media and Entertainment...

JAAK, a London-based tech company using blockchain technology to disrupt the media and entertainment industry, has been selected for the first Techstars Music accelerator...

Ethereum Creator Vitalik Buterin Reflects on Lessons from The DAO

Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin was interviewed on the most recent episode of Epicenter. During the interview, Buterin was asked for his reflections on The...

New Ethereum-Backed Banking Platform Set to Soft Launch in Coming Months

London-based BABB App Ltd. plans to soft launch its blockchain-based banking platform in Q2'17. The company is currently applying for a full banking license...