Blockchain Hype Overstates Reality, Says Steve Wozniak

Technologist and Apple Inc. Co-Founder Steve Wozniak played contrarian at the NEX innovation meeting in late June, contrasting the promotion around blockchain with the enthusiasm he saw just before the implosion of the website bubble. In any case, Wozniak remained by his unfazed reliability for Bitcoin, even amidst the market’s 2018 downturn. Undoubtedly, Wozniak accepts […]

Startup Raises $600K to Build Bitcoin Cash Mobile Wallet

CoinText.io, a blockchain startup building up an approach to lead disconnected bitcoin money exchanges, closed a $600,000 seed financing round, the organization reported Friday. Lead by Texas-based Yeoman’s Capital, which has beforehand put resources into Fantom, OpenGarden and tZero, the financing round will be utilized to build up a portable wallet which can support bitcoin […]

India bans crypto-currency trades

India’s national bank has declared a prohibition on the deal or buy of digital currency. In its first arrangement proclamation for the current monetary year, the bank said that budgetary foundations can never again manage elements that exchange virtual monetary forms, for example, Bitcoin. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has allowed banks three months […]

Brian Armstrong CEO of Coinbase Launches Cryptocurrency Charity Fund

On June 27, 2018, Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong announced his new cryptocurrency charity fund, GiveCrypto. This philanthropic venture came to existence to financially empower people with direct cryptocurrency distributions. Armstrong and partner Rose Broome, previously co-founder and CEO of HandUp.org, have already raised $1 million from prominent cryptocurrency community members. They plan to raise $10 […]

Andreessen Horowitz Launches a $300M Crypto Fund

Andreessen Horowitz launched a $300 million crypto fund dedicated to investing in cryptocurrencies and other blockchain-related projects. The fund, named a16z crypto, signals that the firm is diving deep into the crypto space to grow its existing portfolio, which includes digital currency exchange Coinbase as well. In a statement posted on the company’s blog, general […]