• In a world of shady dealings and $50,000+ cash transactions, the team behind the Paragon platform looks to build a service that can be used to help the cannabis industry achieve more regulation and mainstream adoption. The Pot Problem Marijuana has been a point of debate across the United States. More and more research is being done into the study of weed and its short and long-term effects on the human body, and this knowledge

    Paragon Developing Platform to Bring Some Regulation to US Cannabis Market

    | 2017/09/08 1:30 pm
  • Chinese regulators have today taken the unprecedented move of banning all ICOs. This follows news last week that authorities intended to implement stricter regulations to protect investors from fraud. The People's Bank of China released a statement saying that all ICO's should be stopped immediately. $ETH #Bitcoin https://t.co/x3Ip2nJffY — WhalePanda (@WhalePanda) September 4, 2017 That’s one way to protect them There’s more… According to the joint statement issued by the People’s Bank of China and several regulatory commissions: Organizations

    IC-No! China bursts Initial Coin Offering Bubble

    | 2017/09/04 8:42 am
  • Decentralized advertisement network AdEx has announced its partnership with the content platform Snip. The AdEx Platform AdEx is a decentralized advertisement platform that uses blockchain technology to offer a fast, secure and efficient advertisement network. The platform was founded by the same team that created Streamio, a video content aggregator. On June 30, 2017, the AdEx token sale was able to raise the impressive amount of 40,000 Ether. In the last couple of weeks, the development progress

    AdEx announces partnership with content platform Snip

    | 2017/09/01 1:00 pm
  • Russian blockchain developers CarTaxi have just launched the first global service for towing vehicles. The platform brings together a list of all car towing companies and is already starting to change the outlook of the market. In the two months following the platform’s initial launch, the service already operates in over 15 different cities. The company’s global launch will be later in the year and the company has already organized its Pre-ICO campaign, set to

    The Blockchain ‘Uber’ of Car Towing, CarTaxi Launches Ethereum Based Platform

    | 2017/08/30 12:56 pm
  • A new and emerging cryptocurrency called LindaCoin is trying to take on the famous and tongue-n-cheek Dogecoin.  Lindacoin Takes on Dogecoin A new cryptocurrency has emerged which is trying to take on Dogecoin. Lindacoin is a new exciting cryptocurrency that is based on the prominent Scrypt algorithm. With its new unique features, the coin is trying to compete with the world-famous cryptocurrency Dogecoin. LindaCoin is using a hybrid combination of Proof of Work(PoW) and Proof

    LindaCoin is Trying to Take on The Famous Dogecoin

    | 2017/08/29 1:03 pm
  • After initiating withdrawal controls on Chinese cryptocurrency exchanges, Chinese regulators are now shifting their focus to Initial Coin Offerings. China to Crack Down on ICOs? According to a new draft legislation, Chinese regulators have expressed their intentions to implement stricter regulatory measures for Initial Coin Offerings or ICOs. China Securities Regulatory Commission is currently in talks with a few Blockchain enterprises. The Commission has expressed their particular concern with pyramid schemes in the form of

    Chinese Regulators are Targeting ‘Pyramid Scheme’ ICO’s

    | 2017/08/29 10:00 am
  • San Francisco and Kiev-based blockchain startup Propy, launched its Token Sale this week and it has already seen a great response. The crowd sale started at 6 AM PST on August 15th and had already raised over than $7.7 million. The project is being well supported by real estate innovators and cryptocurrency enthusiasts. The development support of these individuals has been instrumental in allowing Propy to start towards its goal to release the decentralized Propy Title

    Propy Raises Nearly $8 Million on First Day of Crowdsale, Partners with Ukraine Government Entity

    | 2017/08/27 10:00 am
  • Estonia is seriously thinking about creating its own digital currency called the estcoin. This move could bolster the country’s digital residents to almost ten times its actual population. There’s no denying the stellar rise of cryptocurrency. What many initially scoffed at has now become a major economic force. Large financial institutions, such as Goldman Sachs and Fidelity Investments, have jumped onto the cryptocurrency bandwagon. Now a major seismic shift may occur as a country, Estonia,

    Estonia Considering Creating Its Own Cryptocurrency

    | 2017/08/26 11:30 am
  • When buying a flame-grilled burger, you can get some cryptocurrency on the side as Burger King Russia has created one billion whoppercoin tokens via the Waves platform. Who knew that being asked if you want fries with that could mean getting some form of digital currency? However, such appears to be case as Burger King Russia is getting involved in cryptocurrency. The name of this new token is pure perfection for those who want their

    Burger King Russia Serves Up the Whoppercoin Token

    | 2017/08/24 3:00 am
  • Cryptocurrency Dash have this week announced that they are to fund a Blockchain Research Lab in partnership with the Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering at Arizona State University. More Blockchain Research? If it seems like every other week there is a news story about yet another tin-pot government, trying to work out how blockchain technologies can benefit them, then take heart. Dash are spending their cash on bringing some high-end research back into the educational sphere. The new

    Dash Sponsors Arizona State University’s New Blockchain Research Lab

    | 2017/08/21 5:00 am
  • Canadian Bitcoin ATM company LocalCoinATM recently opened the first Ethereum ATM (ETH) in Toronto, and have added support for Ethereum on all their Bitcoin ATMs in the Greater Toronto Area. Citizens of the Great White North, rejoice! Canadian Bitcoin ATM company LocalCoinATM recently announced the opening of the first Ethereum ATM in Toronto, and have added support for Ethereum on the rest of their Bitcoin ATM network. The new ATM is located at 161 Church Street, Toronto

    LocalCoinATM Opens First Ethereum ATM in Toronto

    | 2017/08/20 11:00 am
  • Tezos, the startup whose recent ICO raised $109 million in less than 15 hours and a total $232 million in just three days, has announced its plan to open a $50 million venture fund. The $232 Million ICO With the recent hype surrounding ICOs, more and more startups are trying to raise money through token sales. This July, the U.S.-based startup launched its initial coin offering and was able to raise $232 million, which at this

    Tezos to Open $50 Million Venture Fund After Raising $232 Million

    | 2017/08/14 4:00 pm
  • In the wake of record-setting growth for digital currencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, graphics card manufacturer Nvidia has expressed their intent to focus more on the cryptocurrency mining market. Cryptocurrency Mining Boom Since the beginning of 2017, the cryptocurrency market has grown at an enormous rate. In late 2016 the total market capitalization of the cryptocurrency market was a respectable $14 billion and in the months since has climbed a record-setting $135 billion as of this writing! Bitcoin

    Nvidia to Focus More on Cryptocurrency Mining Market

    | 2017/08/12 2:15 pm
  • A Russian entrepreneur has announced the upcoming ICO of Bitcoen, the world’s first kosher cryptocurrency that will follow Jewish law and traditions. Growing up in South Florida, I was used to seeing kosher delis dotting the landscape. Now it appears that kosher will be hitting the digital age as a new Jewish cryptocurrency called Bitcoen is set to be launched. This new kosher cryptocurrency is the brainchild of Viacheslav Semenchuk, a Russian entrepreneur. Bitcoen takes

    Cryptocurrency Goes Kosher with the New Bitcoen

    | 2017/08/10 7:30 am
  • A few days ago, we showed you how to grab some extra cryptocurrencies for free by simply holding Bitcoin. Today, we’re going to show you that you can do so not only by holding Bitcoin but also by simply having an email address. Previously, we explained how you could claim free lumens from Stellar and bytes from Byteball. Those are just two methods of getting free money. This time, we’re bringing you three ways! Free

    HODLing Bitcoin? Got an Email Address? Here are 3 More Ways to Get Free Money

    | 2017/07/28 4:45 pm
  • Provably fair blockchain lottery True Flip has announced a strategic partnership with DAO.Casino, the gambling blockchain protocol which allows for the creation of custom-made decentralized online casinos funded and run by the community. Both projects are currently in ICO stage. The Beginning of a Beautiful Partnership For their first joint project, True Flip will undertake the development of a decentralized lottery game on their platform utilizing DAO.Casino’s gambling protocol. True Flip expects this update to

    True Flip and DAO.Casino Enter Strategic Partnership to Improve User Experience; ICO Nearing Completion

    | 2017/07/27 5:30 pm
  • Crypviser has recently finished the token distribution process, allowing the CVCoin token to be traded on the OpenLedger Decentralized Exchange. Plans for centralized exchanges have also been revealed. Crypviser, CVCoin and the ICO Online privacy is one of the most pressing issues of today’s internet. Although access to privacy-oriented tools continues to improve over time, other applications that do not focus on privacy often present themselves as a more intuitive alternative. Blockchain technology has been

    Crypviser’s CVCoin Trades on OpenLedger; Bigger Exchanges Coming

    | 2017/07/25 1:00 pm
  • Less than a week ago BIP91 became locked-in and we all cheered. The risk of a major split in our beloved Bitcoin had passed. We could all get back to sipping our fine wine and HODLing like crazy. End of story. Except it isn’t the end of the story. August 1 could still happen (As a Bitcoin-relevant event, that is. As a date it almost certainly will happen), and the Bitcoin blockchain could still be split by

    Q: When is a Bitcoin not a Bitcoin? A: When it’s Cash!

    | 2017/07/24 7:00 pm
  • Money doesn’t grow on trees, but apparently it does on blockchains. Here’s how you can grab some extra crypto tokens for free by simply proving that you hold bitcoin. Money Grows on Blockchains You know the saying: If it’s too good to be true, it probably is. But some cryptocurrencies such as Stellar Lumens and Byteball are attempting to gain traction by taking a new approach to distributing their virtual tokens in an effort to

    Got Bitcoin? Then These Altcoins Will Literally Give you Free Money

    | 2017/07/24 10:00 am
  • The South African Reserve Bank(SARB), has officially announced its plans to experiment with cryptocurrency and Bitcoin regulations. Adopting Digital Currencies Back in February 2017,  the South African Reserve Bank discussed the possibility of issuing a digital currency based on the blockchain technology. The SARB was actively observing countries that had issued their own digital currency. To date, Tunisia was the only country that had officially launched a digital currency based on blockchain technology, the eDinar. The SARB

    South African Reserve Bank Planning to Test Cryptocurrrency Regulations

    | 2017/07/22 6:30 pm
  • Mining pool and Bitcoin exchange ViaBTC has begun trading the “Bitcoin Cash” (BCC) token for CNY in anticipation of a Bitcoin ABC hard fork on August 1. Like a bad divorce, some differences appear to be irreconcilable. Such is the case with the Bitcoin ABC scaling proposal, which may split the Bitcoin blockchain via a user activated hard fork (UAHF) on August 1. The solution was announced by bitcoin company Bitmain as a contingency plan for

    ViaBTC Begins Trading Bitcoin Cash (BCC) for Chinese Yuan (CNY) in Anticipation of UAHF

    | 2017/07/22 4:00 pm
  • The Tezos Blockchain project smashed all records with the biggest ICO to date, dwarfing the $150 million raised by Bancor’s ICO last month. This represents a rise of over 870% for the ICO market cap over the last year. The History of ICOs A more technologically nuanced alternative to the historically unchallenged Initial Public Offering (IPO), ICO is the brainchild of the meritocrats rather than the aristocrats. ICOs have opened up a new world of

    Tezos ICO Raises $232M, Pushes Market Cap for ICOs Past $100B

    | 2017/07/18 10:30 pm
  • John McAfee has announced the launch of McAfee coin and its ICO while predicting that Bitcoin will skyrocket to millions per coin. John McAfee Announces MCF Despite the recent downturn in the cryptocurrency markets, the Initial Coin Offering (ICO) frenzy seems far from over, as new projects continue to pop up. Most recently, a familiar name has appeared among these blockchain-based projects, one that has turned heads in the space: McAfee Coin. John McAfee, a

    John McAfee Bets Bitcoin Will ‘Move Above $500K Within 3 Years’

    | 2017/07/18 6:30 am