Crypto Investing May Have Finally Met Its Tinder Match

Crypto Investing May Have Finally Met Its Tinder Match

Crypto needs a killer app and a better sales pitch. "The average consumer just doesn't care about decentralization," Jeff Morris, Jr., an under-the-radar venture investor... Details
Visa CEO: We May Move To Adopt Crypto Assets

Visa CEO: We May Move To Adopt Crypto Assets

Amid Mastercard’s unexpected push for a patent outlining “fractional reserve” banking for crypto assets, the CEO of Visa has claimed that cryptocurrencies aren’t a pertinent... Details
Blockchains Won’t Fix Voting Security – and Could Make it Worse

Blockchains Won’t Fix Voting Security – and Could Make it Worse

Looking to modernize voting practices, speed waiting times at the polls, increase voter turnout and generally make voting more convenient, many government officials – and some companies hawking... Details
‘Shark Tank’: This app turns your spare change into bitcoin — and Kevin O’Leary invested $100,000

‘Shark Tank’: This app turns your spare change into bitcoin — and Kevin O’Leary invested $100,000

Everyone's talking about bitcoin and cryptocurrency (even NFL star Richard Sherman's grandmother). Still, investing in it can be more than a little confusing. On Sunday's episode... Details
LINE’s Crypto Exchange Lists Its Own Token Against Bitcoin, Ether

LINE’s Crypto Exchange Lists Its Own Token Against Bitcoin, Ether

Bitbox, the cryptocurrency exchange launched by Japanese messaging giant LINE, has announced it is now listing its own token for trading against several major crypto... Details
Top Wall Street Advisor: Every Firm Should Consider Investing in Bitcoin

Top Wall Street Advisor: Every Firm Should Consider Investing in Bitcoin

Ric Edelman, a top Wall Street advisor and the chairman of Edelman Financial Services, LLC, said in an interview with CNBC’s Fast Money that every... Details
Ripple Blockchain Payments App ‘MoneyTap’ Goes Live in Japan

Ripple Blockchain Payments App ‘MoneyTap’ Goes Live in Japan

A consortium of 61 Japanese banks, responsible for over 80% of Japan’s banking assets, has begun using a consumer-centric retail payments app using Ripple blockchain... Details
Major Chinese Tech Magazine Adds Payment in Bitcoin to Show Blockchain ‘Practicality’

Major Chinese Tech Magazine Adds Payment in Bitcoin to Show Blockchain ‘Practicality’

Beijing Sci-Tech Report (BSTR), China’s oldest media publication covering the tech industry, has announced it will offer subscriptions payable with Bitcoin (BTC), local media outlet Guangming reported Sunday, September 30.... Details
Australia’s Science Agency Scales 30,000 Txs/s on First Global Trial of its Red Belly Blockchain

Australia’s Science Agency Scales 30,000 Txs/s on First Global Trial of its Red Belly Blockchain

A blockchain developed by CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, in collaboration with the University of Sydney, has completed a global test on Amazon’s ubiquitous cloud... Details
Why Video Games Will Drive Blockchain Adoption

Why Video Games Will Drive Blockchain Adoption

Blockchain adoption is slow, at least relative to the amount of money and attention crypto has been attracting recently. However, there is at least one increasingly... Details