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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...

Bitcoin’s Block Size Controversy is Morphing Into a Debate Between Hard...

For nearly the past two years, various alternatives to Bitcoin Core have attempted to increase Bitcoin’s block size limit via hard-forking changes to the...

ConsenSys’s Jeremy Millar Calms the ICO Hype

Initial coin offerings (ICOs) were all the rage in 2016. These token offerings raised more than $200 million for various projects during the course...

Upcoming Ethereum Classic Hackathon Aims to Foster Blockchain Development in China

The Chinese Ethereum Classic Consortium (ECC), an organization representing the Ethereum Classic (ETC) community in China, is organizing the first ETC hackathon, an event...

Dash Releases Major Software Upgrade, Sets Foundation for Evolution

Dash, a privacy-centric cryptocurrency, has unveiled its largest software upgrade since inception. Sentinel, or Dash version 12.1, is setting the foundation for Dash's much...

4 Monero Features That Enable Better Privacy Than Bitcoin

There have been quite a few privacy-conscious alternatives to Bitcoin released over the past few years, but Monero has been the only one to...