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Bitcoin Could Reach Tremendous Scale Through Trustless Bitcoin Banks

TumbleBit is a second layer payments proposal for bitcoin that has mostly gained attention due to its ability to improve privacy for users, but...

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,...

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...

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...

ING Blockchain Innovation Team: “For Us, 2016 Was About Experimentation”

For Dutch multinational banking and financial services corporation ING, 2016 was the year of blockchain experimentation during which it developed 27 proofs-of-concepts of the application...

BitFury Group Strikes US$30M Deal with Credit China Fintech

The BitFury Group has entered into a US$30 million deal with Hong Kong's Credit China Fintech and its subsidiaries. The deal includes an investment...

Accenture: Blockchain to Reduce Banks’ Infrastructure Costs by 30%

Blockchain technology can help investment banks cut costs and deliver savings of more than 30% across the middle and back office, translating to an...

Bitcoin is Eating the Entire Online Gambling Industry

Although not many people seemed to notice, Bitcoin was heavily integrated into various aspects of the online gambling industry in 2016. While there have...

The Founder of India-Based Bitcoin Mining Pool GBMiners is Running a...

Update: This post has been updated with a response from Amit BhardwajGBMiners has made headlines in various media outlets lately due to the bitcoin mining...

Report Estimates There are More Than 10 Million Bitcoin Holders Worldwide

A joint report from ARK Invest and Coinbase estimates that more than 10 million people around the world hold a material amount of bitcoin....