While Circle Pivots Away from Bitcoin, Blockchain Doubles Down on the...

Earlier this week, Circle continued the process of pivoting away from bitcoin as a currency in their payments app. After previously deciding to denominate...

Align Commerce Closes US$12.5 Million Series A Round Led by Kleiner...

Align Commerce, a blockchain-powered global payments provider, has closed a US$12 million Series A funding round led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB)...

Alcatel, Now Owned By Nokia, Patented A Decentralized Payment System

French telecommunication company Alcatel-Lucent patented a decentralized payment system that would have, if implemented, utilized Bitcoin or another digital currency and a dual wallet...

Blockchain Application Platform Lisk Announces Stabilized Mainchain

Lisk, an open source blockchain application and sidechain platform, has announced the stabilization of its mainchain, bringing greater decentralization to the ecosystem and allowing...

Clearvoter Founder, Rosa Shores Discusses Blockchain Technology For Politics (Interview)

This week, CoinJournal had the opportunity to interview Rosa Shores, Founder and CEO of a new project Clearvoter. As election season in the United...

Bitcoin Debit Card Provider Shake Adds Support For Dash

Dash, the seventh most valued cryptocurrency with a market capitalization of over US$78 million, has partnered with Shake to allow Dash owners to purchase...

Airbitz Expands to Europe

2015 was a successful year for Airbitz with the wallet provider raising $450,000 from blockchain venture firm, Block26 and partnering with companies to add new functionality...

HK Bitcoin Remittance Startup Extends Global Footprint, Begins S. Korean Startup...

Bitspark, a bitcoin remittance startup headquartered in Hong Kong, has signed a Master Agreement with Vitaxel Group to enter the Malaysian market. The partnership...

Turn Your Tips Directly Into Coffee: ChangeTip Integrates Gyft

For a site hoping to survive off of the good-will of others, we have a lot to gain from the tipping economy promoted by...

Snapcard CEO Surprised by Central Bank of Brazil’s Bitcoin Knowledge

Snapcard Co-Founder and CEO Michael Dunworth recently made a trip down to Brazil to engage with government officials and make a presentation on Bitcoin...