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Billionaire Mike Novogratz is an Early Ethereum and Bitcoin Adopter No Comments

It is not surprising wealthy individuals take a keen interest in cryptocurrency. Mike Novogratz, a well-known billionaire, has certainly done so in the past. In fact, ten percent of his total net worth comes in the form of bitcoin and Ether. That is quite a substantial amount, although no one knows for sure how wealth Novogratz is, to begin with. It is good to see people openly talk about their cr...

April 2017: the Month Blockchain Gaming Hit the Big Time No Comments

We’ve been covering the blockchain gaming phenomenon for two years, now, starting with a review of Moonga by Everdreamsoft. Since then, many new developments in the blockchain gaming space have emerged, inspiring the creation of a dedicated website and community (follow us on Twitter, as well). This year, things heated up even more, firmly establishing blockchain gaming as a new and rapidly-g...


Decentralized Music Platform VOISE Focuses On Maximizing Revenue For Independent Artists No Comments

The correlation between cryptocurrency and the music industry becomes more clear every week. VOISE, a new Ethereum-based project aiming to help indie artists earn revenue from their work, is generating quite some buzz in the cryptocurrency world. VOISE will serve as a decentralized music streaming and downloading platform that passes on 100% of the revenue to the artists. Under the current musi...

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MatchPool ICO Raises A Lot of Red Flags As CEO is Allegedly Withdrawing Funds No Comments

The Ethereum ecosystem is home to many intriguing projects and ideas. Most of these concepts will often result in an ICO or crowdsale to raise additional funding. Unfortunately, not all of these projects will have a positive outcome. The Matchpool ICO may have been a scam from day one, as the CEO has apparently withdrawn funds from the mutisig account. A troublesome development, that much is certa...

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Living Room of Satoshi Users Can Pay Bills With Ethereum No Comments

Paying bills with cryptocurrency has been somewhat easy in Australia. Thanks to the service provided by Living Room of Satoshi, bitcoin can be used to pay everyday expenses. The company has now added support for Ethereum, which is quite an interesting development. It also goes to show there is a growing demand to use Ether as a payment method for bills and services. Living Room of Satoshi has a...

Erik Voorhees Launches First iOS Bitcoin Trading App

ShapeShift Raises $10.4 Million in Series A Funding No Comments

The popular crypto-to-crypto exchange platform, ShapeShift has announced the successful completion of its latest Series A funding round for a sum of $10.4 million. The investment in Switzerland-based platform founded by Erik Voorhees was led by Earlybird Venture Capital and saw participation from the likes of Lakestar, FundersClub, Blockchain Capital, Pantera Capital and Access Venture Partners. ...

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World Food Programme Uses Blockchain Technology to Alleviate Hunger No Comments

Blockchain technology has become popular across various industry segments due to its versatile nature. Applications built on the distributed ledger can be implemented to solve a range of problems, improve the efficiency of existing systems and even bring in transparency. All these qualities are something critical in today's social sector. Realizing its potential advantages, the United Nations Worl...

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Qtum Smart Contracts Platform’s Crowdsale Exceeds Expectations No Comments

Blockchain technology has gained a lot of traction in the recent days as companies across industries are looking into adopting it. The increased demand, followed by innovation in the blockchain sector has given rise to platforms like Qtum. Qtum's innovative smart contracts technology has received validation of consumer demand through its ongoing crowdsale. The month-long Qtum crowdsale, which w...

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Qtum Crowdsale Reaches 80% of Funding Goal After Just One Day No Comments

It is impossible to ignore the Qtum crowdsale right now. This project will change the way people think about bitcoin and Ethereum technology altogether. With an enterprise-oriented approach, the next wave of decentralized applications is just around the corner. The project also attracted quite a lot of interest for their crowdsale on day one, raising a lot of bitcoin and Ether in the process. B...


ArabianChain Announces Digital Coin Swap No Comments

DUBAI, UAE — ArabianChain Technology, developer of the Middle East’s first public blockchain, said it will conduct an exchange of DubaiCoin, its peer-to-peer digital currency, to position the coin as the region’s predominant digital currency. The swap will occur on Livecoin.net on March 18, 2017 with pre-swap bonuses available. Users will need to create a Livecoin account because holders ...