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...

Skuchain Raises Funding to Develop Blockchain Solutions for the Global Trade...

Skuchain has raised funding from Digital Currency Group (DCG), Amino Capital and Fenbushi Capital, the first China-based venture capital firm that exclusively invests in...

Blockchain Investment in 2016 Hits US$290M as Banks Accelerate Development

Venture capital investment into blockchain and Bitcoin companies has reached US$290 million in the first six months of the year through over 30 deals,...

Jeff Garzik: Blockchain is Dawn of New Era in Real Estate

Bitcoin has already found success as a payment system for certain types of online transactions, but it may be time for people to use...

Microsoft and Tierion Collaborate on New Blockchain-Based Attestation and Data Platform

Microsoft and Tierion have announced a collaboration to develop a new service that would link data to the blockchain to prove integrity and existence....

UK Royal Mint Begins Live Testing of Blockchain Gold Trading Platform

The UK's Royal Mint and CME Group have begun live testing the Royal Mint Gold (RMG), a blockchain-backed digital gold product aimed at providing...

Fermat Launches Internet of People Consortium to Boost Research, Pilot Projects

Fermat, a collaborative, open-source technology project, has announced the launch of the Internet of People (IoP) Consortium, an initiative aimed at boosting academic research...

Blockchain-Based Virtual Reality World Decentraland Launches Testnet Network

Decentraland, an open source project aimed at building a blockchain-based virtual reality (VR) world, has launched a new test network and entered into its...

Funderbeam Announces Blockchain-Powered Syndication and Trading Platform for Startup Investments

UPDATE (July 29, 2015, 11:09am GMT): This article has been updated with details provided by Kaidi Ruusalepp on the platform's ETA and Funderbeam's partnership with...

EY Selects 6 Blockchain Startups for Acceleration Program

"Big Four" audit firm Ernst & Young (EY) has announced the six startups it has selected for its 2016 blockchain-focused EY Startup Challenge. The six...