• Los Angeles, Buenos Aires, March 31, 2016 — Voxelus, the world’s first end-to-end virtual reality content creation platform and marketplace, today announced that its eagerly awaited “app store for VR content” marketplace is live, featuring completely free-to-play and free-to-download content through April 19.  Premium VR content, created by the community of more than 70,000 developers and artists who have downloaded the Voxelus Creator since its introduction at Oculus Connect, will go on sale with the launch

    Voxelus Marketplace & Voxel Cryptocurrency Go Live

    | 2016/04/02 11:42 am
  • We’ve seen the Bitcoin scaling debate rise in fervor, come to a head, and die down without a substantial resolution. Many of its by-products are much maligned by the community, but despite the balkanization and unproductive argument that has become integral to bitcoin on social media, Bitcoin continues to be more or less an attractive option in the blockchain ecosystem. No amount of squabbling and negative press coverage will change that for the core user

    C-Bit Altcoin Highlights Everything Wrong With the Bitcoin Community

    | 2016/04/02 6:00 am
  • Bitcoin companies expanding their services across borders will help to get the digital currency into the hands of as many people as possible. Coincheck, Japan’s largest bitcoin exchange which recently added an Ethereum trading pair as well, is expanding their service on a global scale. Anyone living inside or outside of Japan can now trade Bitcoin and Ether for JPY with their credit card or international bank transfer. Also read: net-ARB and BTCJam Fallout Highlights

    Coincheck Offers Global JPY Trading Market For Bitcoin and Ethereum

    | 2016/04/01 4:00 am
  • There seems to be no love lost between central banks and companies active in the world of Bitcoin and blockchain technology. But at the same time, Cashila is the world’s first Bitcoin payment processor with a license by a Central Bank, showing there is a way to bridge the gap between both sides of the financial sector. The new service offered by this company lets users buy, sell, and store Ethereum in a quick and

    Cashila Announces Convenient Buy and Sell Feature For Ethereum

    | 2016/03/31 3:35 am
  • Wheel of Doge is a play on the classic Wheel of Fortune game. With its super colorful design, it is focused on Dogecoin. However, you can play with any cryptocoin, through the Shapeshift integration. Disclaimer: This is a press release. Bitcoinist is not responsible for this company’s products and/or services.  About Wheel of Doge: Bet with Dogecoin and More Through ShapeShift Integration The game is super fun to play, with a low house edge. It

    Wheel of Doge Allows Players to Use Any Coin Through ShapeShift

    | 2016/03/30 5:00 pm
  • Up-and-Coming dApps platform Lisk has closed its crowdfunding campaign, successfully raising 14,000 bitcoins. This sum is worth approximately $5.7 million USD, making this campaign the 2nd most successful cryptocurrency crowd-fund to date. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with the firms represented by Bitcoin PR Buzz and is not responsible for their products and/or services. Lisk ICO Concludes: Over $5 Million Raised Lisk aims to provide a decentralized

    Lisk Closes ICO, Raises Over $5M in Bitcoin

    | 2016/03/25 4:06 pm
  • San Francisco CA. March 18, 2016 — Tendermint, a next generation blockchain architecture that moves beyond limiting and monolithic token-based/bitcoin-like systems, is one of the latest added to Microsoft’s exploding suite of blockchain and related tools and applications as part of the tech giant’s Azure Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) platform. Disclaimer: This is a press release. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with this firm and is not responsible for its products and/or services. Tendermint Being Added to Microsoft Azure

    Tendermint Added to Microsoft Azure Platform

    | 2016/03/18 1:00 pm
  • Decentralized Applications platform Lisk has announced that it has been added to the Microsoft Azure Blockchain as a Service program. The project has has also entered a strategic partnership with Chain of Things to advance blockchain and Internet of Things research. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with the firms represented by Bitcoin PR Buzz and is not responsible for their products and/or service. The Future of Lisk

    Lisk Partners With Microsoft Azure, Chain of Things

    | 2016/03/17 6:00 pm
  • Arlington, VA – (Marketwired – March 17, 2016) – BTCS Inc. (OTCQB: BTCS) (“BTCS” or the “Company”), a blockchain technology focused company which secures the blockchain through its transaction verification services business, is launching a pilot program to begin securing Ethereum’s blockchain.   Disclaimer: This is a press release. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with this firm and is not responsible for its products and/or services. Ethereum is a digital currency and blockchain platform focused on smart

    BTCS Launches Ethereum Pilot Program

    | 2016/03/17 1:44 pm
  • Genesis Mining reports that the profitability on their Ether cloud mining contracts is soaring amid rising Ether prices in recent weeks. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with the firms represented by Bitcoin PR Buzz and is not responsible for their products and/or services. Genesis Mining’s Bullish Sentiments Paying Off Launched in December 2015, the Genesis’ Ether mining contracts are seeing “rapid ROI,” as the number of Ether

    Genesis Mining Ether Contracts See Explosion in ROI

    | 2016/03/16 1:03 pm
  • Interesting things are happening in the Bitcoin world, as Xapo has officially renounced their partnership with Blockstream. Even though both companies have seen eye-to-eye in the past, times have certainly changed, and the way forward for Blockstream does not stroke with how Xapo sees the future of Bitcoin. Could this be the first of many different partnership breakups between Blockstream and major companies in the Bitcoin industry. Also read: Ethereum Market Cap Reaches One Billion

    Xapo President Ted Rogers Blasts Blockstream And Mentions Ethereum

    | 2016/03/13 8:49 am
  • 12 March 2016 – Ethereum hit a major milestone early this morning, reaching a market cap of  1 Billion US Dollars at around 3:15am GMT. Ethereum has enjoyed explosive growth since announcement of the “Homestead” beta phase of development, with a 22% jump in active nodes in a single day, and steady growth since. Ethereum has been the second most traded Cryptocurrency for over a month, but reaching this critical milestone puts Ethereum at a

    Ethereum Market Cap Reaches One Billion US Dollars

    | 2016/03/12 7:19 pm
  • During the last couple of months, Ethereum has been quickly gaining pace, and is situated on the road to success, especially considering the fact that the world’s first Ethereum ATM is now live. Also read: How Bitcoin Miners have lost their interest in the block size debate The First Ethereum ATM Is Now Live In a recent blog post published on the Ether Camp website, the developers explained how the ATM came to be. To

    Developers Announce the Very First Ethereum ATM

    | 2016/03/10 11:39 am
  • The concept of decentralized applications is gaining a lot of exposure and attention over the past few weeks. So much even that Lisk, a decentralized applications and sidechain platform, is organizing a competition to get the digital currency community involved. Even the Lisk developers could use a bit of inspiration and a helping hand as to what the community wants them to develop over the coming years months, and the best DAPPs ideas will be

    Lisk Announces DAPPs Contest And Prizes

    | 2016/03/08 10:53 am
  • On the Ethereum sub-Reddit on Sunday, discussion ignited over the limitations of Ethereum and challenges in building the system; a sobering and valuable counterpoint to the increasing and common fanaticizing of the project. Over the past 2 years, the Ethereum project has been largely met with optimism and excitement within the cryptocurrency community.  With increasing attention due to the governance issues in the Bitcoin development community as well as the staggering 1110.5% increase in the price of

    Ethereum Development Discussion Brings Reality Check

    | 2016/03/08 6:00 am
  • There are many interesting projects taking place in the world of digital currency right now. IOTA is a project that will serve as a decentralized token for the Internet of Things ecosystem, built on top of “Tangle,” rather than a blockchain. The project looks very interesting, as the Internet of Things is becoming more popular all over the world. But how will this mix of connected devices and micropayments work exactly?  Also read: Ledger Introduces

    IOTA: Internet of Things Without the Blockchain?

    | 2016/03/04 12:00 pm
  • A lot of digital currency exchanges are focusing their attention on making the process of buying and selling Bitcoin and other currencies more convenient. Anycoin Direct is one of Europe’s leading exchange platforms in that regard, as they let customers use a wide variety of options. Now that Ethereum can also be bought through Anycoin Direct, exciting things are on the horizon for this European exchange. Also read: Genesis Launches Fund for Major Bitcoin Investors

    Anycoin Direct Adds Ethereum To Their Exchange Platform

    | 2016/03/04 10:18 am
  • 3 March 2016 — Ethereum Nodes have shot up about 22% in the past 24 Hours with the .5 “Homestead” beta release of the official wallet, to a total of 4,611. That’s 72% the number of Bitcoin nodes currently running, or roughly equal to the amount of active Bitcoin Core nodes at the time of writing. The announcement was made in a tweet from Ethereum today. Ethereum has been taking the cryptocurrency world by storm

    Ethereum Nodes Skyrocket on Homestead Wallet Release

    | 2016/03/04 12:15 am
  • One week into their Initial Coin Offering (ICO) upcoming decentralized application platform Lisk reports that it has already raised over 1200 bitcoins, totaling around $500,000 USD. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not responsible for the firms represented by Bitcoin PR Buzz and is not responsible for their products and/or services. Lisk Funding Shows Very Promising Start The ICO began a week ago on February 22, 2016. Getting massive start by raising

    Lisk Raises $500,000 in First Week of ICO

    | 2016/02/29 4:00 pm
  • People have argued that the Bitcoin mining process is inefficient, wasting electricity and creating a negative impact on the environment. Some people have even suggested that this inefficiency has put Bitcoin at a great disadvantage, making it vulnerable to more environmentally friendly blockchain projects. Tendermint is one of those projects, and the team behind it believes that they have come up with a blockchain solution that is more effective and efficient than Bitcoin, and even

    Tendermint Thinks It Will Be Better Than Bitcoin

    | 2016/02/27 12:00 pm
  • Lisk is a decentralized applications and sidechain platform that markets itself as an alternative to the highly popular Ethereum. Set to launch in late March 2016, Lisk is announcing a partnership with popular crypto exchange ShapeShift. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with Bitcoin PR Buzz nor the companies it represents. Bitcoinist is not responsible for the products and/or services of the companies represented by Bitcoin PR Buzz. 

    Lisk Announces ICO With ShapeShift, Dapps Made Easy

    | 2016/02/21 1:03 pm
  • CCEDK and crypto website BeyondBitcoin.org in a joint partnership have created Sharebits.io, a platform that enables crypto-tokens to be shared via social media such as Twitter. The service is built on the second-generation blockchain network Bitshares and hopes to leverage the sharebits distribution methods to give individuals and organizations an advantage.    Also read: Apple Responds to Backdoor Order in Effort to Save PR  In a press release statement the partners state: “The sharebot enables corporations

    Sharebits.io: Improving Social Media With Crypto

    | 2016/02/18 8:00 am
  • SWITZERLAND, Feb 17, 2016 – ShapeShift.io, an instant Bitcoin and blockchain exchange service, has been integrated into the multi-sig Bitcoin wallet, BitGo. The ShapeShift API integration allows BitGo wallet users to send or receive all leading cryptocurrencies without leaving the wallet. Disclaimer: This is a press release. Bitcoinist is not responsible for these companies’ products and/or services. Multi-Sig Wallet for Altcoin Exchange   “We’re constantly impressed with the ShapeShift product for its speed and ease of

    Multi-sig Wallet BitGo Integrates with ShapeShift.io API

    | 2016/02/17 5:25 pm