Tag: Startup

After raising $103 million in September, a Swiss crypto bank startup expects a banking license from the Swiss financial regulator in the first half of 2019. The CEO of Swiss startup SEBA Crypto AG said in an interview that five “large asset managers” from both Germany and abroad have shown interest in their cryptocurrency bank, Swiss financial media outlet Cash reports Nov.
Mattereum, an unorthodox startup, hopes to revolutionize the world of smart contracts by transforming them into enforceable legal contracts. High Weirdness in London TechCrunch’s Jon Evans notes that Mattereum’s project has been kindling in London for roughly a year-and-a-half, with an eclectic “[…] team of lawyers, cryptographers, software engineers, and/or former military consultants.
This post was originally published here Global professional services giant Accenture has rolled out a new software license management application built with tech from distributed ledger startup Digital Asset. Accenture announced in a press release Monday that the blockchain-based application uses Digital Asset’s smart contract language, DAML, and is aimed to simplify how its software […] The post Accenture Puts Software License Management on a Blockchain Platform appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
It goes without saying that Galaxy Digital, a digital asset-centric merchant bank, has been beaten and bruised in recent months. Months ago, to remain coherent with its appearance on the Toronto Stock Exchange, the startup was required to divulge its Q1 balance sheet, which wasn’t pretty, to put it lightly.
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On 9 November 2018, New York-based blockchain startup Carbon-12 Labs (better known as "Carbon"), which develops a stablecoin called CarbonUSD (CUSD), announced that CUSD was available on the EOS platform. In this article, we take a closer look at CarbonUSD.
Is crypto investing the future of banking? Not in the short term, says fintech executive Nikolay Storonsky, the CEO of London-based startup Revolut, which recently began offering cryptocurrency trading. Storonsky said he had seen “no interest” so far from mainstream institutional investors — despite the fact that Wall Street powerhouses Goldman Sachs and Fidelity are building financial frameworks […].
Is crypto investing the future of banking? Not in the short term, says fintech executive Nikolay Storonsky, the CEO of London-based startup Revolut, which recently began offering cryptocurrency trading. Storonsky said he had seen “no interest” so far from mainstream institutional investors — despite the fact that Wall Street powerhouses Goldman Sachs and Fidelity are building financial frameworks The post Revolut: Lack of Investor Interest Stunting Crypto Adoption on Wall Street appeared first on CCN .
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TGT Token economics is one of the issues that startup businesses need to pay attention to, as it will greatly improve the functioning of…Continue reading on Twogap ».
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Crypto games are all the rage right now – but for all of the talk about collectibles one blockchain startup says there’s a key element which is being overlooked: skill. Ether Kingdoms believes gamers want more than an opportunity to collect virtual assets – and it has created an “exciting and engrossing game that can […] The post New Crypto Battle Game Launches Where Skills, Not Collectibles, Matter appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
Crypto games are all the rage right now – but for all of the talk about collectibles one blockchain startup says there’s a key element which is being overlooked: skill. Ether Kingdoms believes gamers want more than an opportunity to collect virtual assets – and it has created an “exciting and engrossing game that can […].
sponsored A new crypto game sees players send their warriors into battle to gain experience and rare artefacts, with strategy and skill key ingredients to their success. Crypto games are all the rage right now – but for all of the talk about collectibles one blockchain startup says there’s a key element which is being overlooked: skill.
Ethereum World News (blog)ICO Exit Scam? 13000 Ethereum (ETH), Crypto Startup Disappear OvernightEthereum World News (blog)Per BlockchainROK, Pure Bit, an ICO-funded startup 'aimed' at launching a crypto asset exchange, had reportedly received crowdfunding transactions that amounted to 13,000 Ether (ETH) before quickly routing the $2. 7 million in crypto to personal wallets.
In January of 2014 at the North American Bitcoin Conference in Miami, Florida, Vitalik Buterin formally announced ethereum. The 19-year…Continue reading on The Startup ».
This post was originally published hereThe price of browser startup Brave’s Basic Attention Token (BAT) fell by as much as 20 percent in the past 24 hours. Trading for BAT officially went live yesterday on Coinbase, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the U.
The price of browser startup Brave’s Basic Attention Token (BAT) fell by as much as 20 percent in the past 24 hours. Trading for BAT officially went live yesterday on Coinbase, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the U.
The price of browser startup Brave’s Basic Attention Token (BAT) fell by as much as 20 percent in the past 24 hours. Continue reading on Medium ».
The price of browser startup Brave’s Basic Attention Token (BAT) fell by as much as 20 percent in the past 24 hours. .
Blockchain startup MediBloc has announced a three-year project with Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), the original and largest teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, to help it become one of the first healthcare institutions in the world to leverage blockchain technology for secure and accessible data storage. The partnership will focus on building a standardized data […] The post Blockchain Healthcare Platform MediBloc Partners with Massachusetts General Hospital appeared first on Coinjournal.
ConsenSys’ blockchain startup Kaleido and Amazon Web Services (AWS) have launched a full-stack platform to accelerate enterprise blockchain adoption. ConsenSys’ blockchain startup Kaleido and Amazon Web Services (AWS) have launched a full-stack platform that helps enterprises implement blockchain solutions, according to a press release published Nov.
Pundi Labs (Pundi X), a point-of-sale (POS) terminal maker, has announced a partnership with blockchain startup HARA to bring its blockchain-based POS devices to farmers. The company said the partnership will seek to facilitate data collection and financial inclusion across Indonesia’s rural areas and agricultural sector.
The School of Computer Science at the University of Guelph has partnered with an award-winning startup to revolutionize connectivity across Northern Canada. The Maple Ridge-based tech company Left has teamed up with the University of Guelph to launch a $2.
Japan’s Shinsei Bank has signed a MOU with blockchain startup ConsenSys to widen its exploration of the technology’s applications. Japan’s Shinsei Bank has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with blockchain startup ConsenSys to widen its exploration of the technology’s applications for finance, Cointelegraph Japan reports Nov.
On what grounds were the creators of India’s first Bitcoin “ATM” arrested this October? Earlier in October, the developers of India’s first Bitcoin (BTC) “ATM” were arrested in the city of Bangalore under criminal charges, in a case that has shaken the local startup community and cast a spotlight on the lack of clarity surrounding “the law of the land” in regard to crypto. While the official Freedom of Information Report (FIR), detailing the charges against the men, is not in the public domain, the mainstream media has reported that they were booked under serious criminal charges, including criminal conspiracy, cheating, and forgery.
sponsored Overseas sales for Japanese anime are rising, but revenues for creators are stagnant. A startup is embracing blockchain to help the culture survive and grow.
CoinSpeaker Poloniex Exchange to be the First to Offer Trading for the Upcoming Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork Poloniex, crypto exchange operated by Goldman Sachs-backed startup Circle, announces its support for both Bitcoin Cash proposals after Bitcoin Cash hard fork takes place. Poloniex Exchange to be the First to Offer Trading for the Upcoming Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork .
This post was originally published here Silicon Valley cryptocurrency unicorn Coinbase has taken an unusual and expensive step to recruit and retain diverse employees. Since March 2018, Coinbase has quietly offered to cover up to $5,000 a year for treatments like egg-freezing through the fertility benefits startup Carrot.
A prominent bitcoin cash startup has launched a mining pool designed to attack altcoins and BCH forks that it does not believe fulfill Satoshi Nakamoto’s original vision for the cryptocurrency. SharkPool: Supporting Bitcoin Cash by Attacking other Networks Dubbed “SharkPool,” the service aims to conduct a two-pronged attack on other cryptocurrency networks, exclusively mining empty […].
A prominent bitcoin cash startup has launched a mining pool designed to attack altcoins and BCH forks that it does not believe fulfill Satoshi Nakamoto’s original vision for the cryptocurrency. SharkPool: Supporting Bitcoin Cash by Attacking other Networks Dubbed “SharkPool,” the service aims to conduct a two-pronged attack on other cryptocurrency networks, exclusively mining empty The post War: Bitcoin Cash Startup Launches Mining Pool to Attack Altcoins & BCH Forks appeared first on CCN .
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Blockchain startup headquartered in Hong Kong, Soccer Legends Limited has recently partnered with two football stars to help promote their platform to try and bridge the divide between players and fans. The company is trying to solve the lack of spontaneity and unnecessary complications of modern soccer.
On Tuesday (6 November 2018), blockchain startup Blockstream launched a beautiful and powerful new block explorer tool for the Bitcoin blockchain and the Liquid sidechain. .
Silicon Valley cryptocurrency unicorn Coinbase has taken an unusual and expensive step to recruit and retain diverse employees. Since the summer, Coinbase has quietly offered to cover up to $5,000 a year for treatments like egg-freezing through the fertility benefits startup Carrot.
MetaMask, the startup behind a world-renowned Ethereum client, recently announced an array of features aimed at bettering the consumer experience and bolstering the adoption levels of crypto assets. ConsenSys-backed MetaMask Rolls Out Privacy Mode During Ethereum’s earliest days, when the network will still amidst its “Frontier” phase, many users struggled with interacting with the blockchain’s smart.
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sponsored A startup is aiming to woo social networks, gaming companies, payment providers and other businesses through a blockchain platform that benefits them and their customers. A startup is aiming to attract social networks, gaming companies and mobile payment providers through a “full-service platform” that eliminates the headaches associated with using blockchain technology to reach customers.
The project is part of a partnership with distributed ledger technology (DLT) startup Attest. .
Blockchain, the Luxembourg-based crypto startup, has announced its first ever airdrop. The company has partnered with the Stellar Development Foundation to distribute US$125 million worth of Stellar lumens (XLM) to its users in what is said to be the the largest airdrop in the history of crypto, and potentially the largest consumer giveaway ever.
This post was originally published here “Big Four” accounting firm Deloitte has partnered with identity management company Attest Inc. to develop a blockchain-based digital identity system, according to a press release published Nov.
Dash Text, a Venezuelan startup, is fully open to the public and allows users to send and receive Dash with only a cell phone number. The service is free, and the company has plans to expand to other countries and introduce more capabilities.
“Big Four” accounting firm Deloitte has partnered with identity management company Attest Inc. to develop a blockchain-based digital identity system, according to a press release published Nov.
Audit and consulting firm Deloitte and Attest Inc. will develop a blockchain-based digital identity solution to assist its government clients.
CoinSpeaker What if AI were Owned or Controlled by Any One Company or Government? Mind AI, a Seoul-based startup engaged in blockchain and AI technologies’ development, is creating a new approach to AI that wipes out high entry barriers native to the field. What if AI were Owned or Controlled by Any One Company or Government? .
Huobi global has introduced a new cryptocurrency NANO to their listing exchange. Huobi is characteristically identified as a leader in the…Continue reading on The Startup ».
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CoinSpeaker Dash Surges Amid Tether Effect, Launches Text-Based Crypto Payments in Venezuela While Tether loses its peg against the US Dollar, Dash price is surging. Another positive news is that the startup is launching Dash Text - text-based crypto payment service in Venezuela.
The Ethereum-based startup Parity Technologies is planning to partner with the Zcash Fountaion and create the first Zcash note software. This software will not be built or managed by the Zerocoin Electric Coin Company.
Coinbase’s professional trading platform has added support for browser startup Brave’s Basic Attention Token (BAT). Coinbase announced Friday that it would begin accepting BAT deposits as of 20:00 UTC to its professional trading platform for at least 12 hours, at which point it will enable trading.
HIGH MOBILITY and the IOTA Foundation both sign a Memorandum of Understanding to collaborate on the integration of IOTA content, blueprints and tutorials into HIGH MOBILITY´s developer platform. A Perfect Startup to Accelerate IOTA’s Technology HIGH MOBILITY, a multiple-award winning API platform company focusing on digital developer tools for connected cars, has partnered with IOTA […] The post IOTA Collaborating With Car API Development Company HIGH MOBILITY appeared first on CryptoSlate.
Crypto exchange Coinbase’s professional trading platform now supports browser startup Brave’s Basic Attention Token (BAT). Continue reading on Medium ».
Fintech and payment startups have seen huge leaps in there valuation over the last few years. Stripe is an especially poignant…Continue reading on Good Audience ».
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What is Seed, SeriesA, Early-Stage? Have you ever heard about pre-Seed or pre-A? Actually, that’s the most discussed topic in the startup…Continue reading on Medium ».
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Venture capital-backed blockchain startup, Stably, has launched a stablecoin called StableUSD (USDS). The company noted that USDS can now be purchased and redeemed.
Blockchain startup AlphaPoint has hired a senior executive from Cboe Global Markets, the parent of the Chicago Board of Exchange. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, Kapil Rathi joined AlphaPoint as global head of trading markets,  a newly created position, and will be in charge of the company’s trading and exchange business.
Tapatalk Inc. , the startup behind the popular application that aggregates discussions from several online forums, is working on a blockchain project that will see the use of the technology to improve how online forums operate, increase user engagement, and eliminate the challenges related to running online forums.
Tatau, the distributed supercomputing platform for artificial intelligence, won both pitch competitions, which was Fenox VC’s Startup World Competition Regional Qualifiers and Trescon’s ICO Grand Slam. Blockchain-powered distributed compute provider Tatau claimed the top spot on both days of the World Blockchain Summit, which was held on 24-25 October 2018 in Dubai by comprehensively winning […] The post TATAU wins Trescon’s ICO Grand Slam and Startup World Cup Dubai Regional appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Dapper Labs, a startup that spun out of its parent company Axiom Zen to work on the popular blockchain-based game CryptoKitties, has recently raised $15 million in a funding round led by Venrock, with participation from Google Ventures and SamsungNEXT. .
A startup in San Francisco that is funded by Coinbase Ventures and UC Berkeley’s House Fund has revealed the launch of a Plasma Cash feature to be integrated on Ethereum’s Rinkeby testnet and a side chain. As reported by Trust Nodes, the co-founder and CEO of Elph, Ritik Malhotra stated: “By moving transactions and smart contracts onto a Layer 2 environment using the power of Plasma architecture, Elph can help Ethereum dApp developers scale, secure and speed up their applications, opening up the potential of what can be accomplished on the blockchain.
Although the world-renowned Binance Exchange, which facilitates crypto-to-crypto transactions, has seen waning demand as of late, the startup has forged ahead and has made notable strides in the fiat-to-crypto realm. Reports indicate that Binance’s Uganda branch, which went live last week, has already seen a proverbial boatload of interest, leading to the obvious, but pressing question […].
A decision by a New Zealand government agency to award a grant to a bitcoin startup has been met with condemnation. The criticism over the decision by Callaghan Innovation to award Vimba a NZ$315,000 grant has largely come from tech executives.
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Paris-based crypto security giant Ledger, has announced its expansion into Asia with the establishment of a Hong Kong office and the appointment of Benjamin Soong as Head of Asia Pacific (APAC). The launch into the new terrain will see Soong overseeing the entire Ledger’s APAC operations as the company extends into fulfilling the growing demand The post Crypto Startup Ledger Expands to Asia Pacific in Hong Kong appeared first on CCN .
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This post was originally published here Blockchain startup AlphaPoint has hired a senior executive from Cboe Global Markets, the parent of the Chicago Board of Exchange. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, Kapil Rathi joined AlphaPoint as global head of trading markets,  a newly created position, and will be in charge of the company’s trading and exchange […] The post Cboe's Head of Equity Options Just Joined a Blockchain Startup appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
Although the world-renowned Binance Exchange, which facilitates crypto-to-crypto transactions, has seen waning demand as of late, the startup has forged ahead and has made notable strides in the fiat-to-crypto realm. Reports indicate that Binance’s Uganda branch, which went live last week, has already seen a proverbial boatload of interest, leading to the obvious, but pressing question.
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A unique and transparent approach by blockchain startup Stably, will try to cool down the market volatility after tether (USDT) had a very rough last month. The post Stably has a New Stablecoin with a Unique and Transparent Approach appeared first on CoinStaker | Bitcoin News.
CoinSpeaker CryptoKitties Creator Dapper Labs Raises $15 Million from Venrock, Google, and Samsung Dapper Labs, a startup behind CryptoKitties, has recently raised $15 million in a funding round led by Venrock, with participation from Google Ventures and Samsung Next. CryptoKitties Creator Dapper Labs Raises $15 Million from Venrock, Google, and Samsung .
CoinSpeaker Yet Another Stablecoin Launched, but This One With Real-time View of Fiat Reserves Balance Stably is a venture capital-backed startup seeking to bring stability to the volatile cryptocurrency market through a secure, transparent medium of exchange. Having already raised around $500,000 in seed funding they kickstart the StableUSD project.
Cryptaur, a Cyprus-based startup established in 2017, was recently described as a “top e-commerce project” by world's leading crypto news portals, including CCN, ABMCrypto, and Global Coin Report. The startup's representatives are proud that the before-mentioned cryptocurrency news sites realized the great significance of the project.
Taariq Lewis, the CEO of blockchain startup, Aquila Services, Inc. , and Promise Software, received a whitepaper from an anonymous source - which “appears to be a replacement for the entire US Automated Clearing House system of banking.
The company behind the viral blockchain phenomenon CryptoKitties is planning to enhance its platform – and it’s received backing from some major tech firms to do it. Announced Wednesday, Dapper Labs, the startup that spun out of parent firm Axiom Zen to continue working on CryptoKitties, has secured $15 million in funding.