• Leading cloud mining company Genesis Mining has announced the launch of Logos Fund, the world’s first bitcoin mining fund. 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 Launches Logos Fund The fund, called the Logos Fund, filed Form D with the SEC with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission last

    Logos Fund: World’s First Bitcoin Mining Fund

    | 2016/03/10 1:00 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 Bloggers’ Club 500 is the latest project from the OBITS and BTSR initiatives, and it has recently reached a significant milestone. The Club reports that it has given out over 100 bitcoin worth of digital currency to its writers, who have contributed to the Club. 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

    Bloggers’ Club 500: 11 Bitcoins Paid out so Far

    | 2016/03/08 3:00 pm
  • March 7, 2016 — It is difficult not to perceive the Azure Blockchain-as-a-Service (BaaS) as an attempt at providing the evolutionary catalyst to changing the way business is conducted in the future. Also Read : IBM goes big on blockchain Vanbex Report: Businesses Integrating the Blockchain Discussion around Vanbex has been whether Microsoft’s “blockchain marketplace” is indeed the best course for the emerging industry. The consensus was mixed and led to the consideration the scenario was

    The Vanbex Report: Blockchain as a Business

    | 2016/03/07 6:31 pm
  • Zebpay today announced a new set of app features exclusively for pro bitcoiners. Already available on Google Play, the app’s new features allows users to set their own bitcoin price (bid / ask), keep Rs balance in app to buy bitcoin instantly and check transaction status using transaction id. Disclaimer: This is a press release. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with this firm and is not responsible for its products and/or services. Delivering on the promise

    Zebpay Releases Powerful New Features on Android App

    | 2016/03/07 5:57 pm
  • Genesis Mining, a well-known Bitcoin mining service, has announced the launch of the first Bitcoin Mining Fund. The fund, known as Logos Fund, is the first SEC-registered Reg D fund, and has already gathered over $100 million USD in interest from both investment groups and individuals. Genesis Mining  has committed $1 million of their own capital to seed the fund and enable growth. Also read: Boosting Bitcoin Classic Mining With Voluntary Fees on A Bitcoin Exchange The Genesis

    Genesis Launches Fund for Major Bitcoin Investors

    | 2016/03/04 6:00 am
  • Arlington, VA – (Marketwired – March 3, 2016) – BTCS Inc. (OTCQB: BTCS) (“BTCS” or the “Company”), a blockchain technology focused company which secures the blockchain through its transaction verification services business, announced its CEO and COO have donated shares of BTCS common stock from their personal holdings, currently valued at $170,000 to Consumers’ Research (www.consumersresearch.org). Charles Allen, chief executive officer of BTCS, stated “The support Consumers’ Research provides to our industry is invaluable, and

    BTCS Executives Donate Personal Shares to Benefit Consumers’ Research

    | 2016/03/03 10:58 am
  • NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO – March 1, 2016 – A new partnership announced today between HYPR Corp. and BitGo, Inc. extends biometric authentication to the blockchain space to secure digital assets, cryptocurrency, identities and private keys. Disclaimer: This is a press release. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with these firms and is not responsible for their products and/or services. BitGo and HYPR Announce New Partnership  This alliance of key players brings together biometric security with

    Blockchain Meets Biometrics: HYPR Corp. and BitGo Announce Partnership

    | 2016/03/02 11:56 am
  • Wall of Coins is a peer to peer exchange for Bitcoin that advertises security and privacy as their primary features. Their service features zero transaction fees, a web API, and they boast 100% cold storage reserves. While their infrastructure for exchange is an interesting departure from both centralized and P2P exchanges, how practical and convenient is it compared to more sophisticated options like Circle and Mycelium? With a service that operates as uniquely as Wall

    Wall of Coins Review: Good for Bitcoin Beginners, So-So for Veterans

    | 2016/03/02 6:00 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
  • This past week saw a lot of hot news stories coming from the Bitcoin community and the organizations powering the growth of the ecosystem. Bitcoin Classic appeared in the news a few times throughout the week, reminding us that the block size debate is far from over. In terms of price, not much happened at the macro level. Hardly any change took place between the open and close of the week, with the price falling less

    Bitcoinist Weekly News Re-Hash: Bitcoin Classic Gaining Steam

    | 2016/02/29 6:00 am
  • Wall of Coins is a peer-to-peer bitcoin marketplace that lets users buy and sell bitcoin without compromising privacy or security. Customers report that this exchange is fast, with an average order fulfillment time of around 10 minutes. Disclaimer: This is a sponsored story. Bitcoinist is not responsible for the products and/or services of this company. Wall of Coins: Buying and Selling Made Easy A Wall of Coins representative said: “Wall of Coins is the easiest place

    Wall of Coins: Effortless Marketplace for Bitcoin

    | 2016/02/27 1:00 pm
  • Arlington, VA – BTCS Inc. (OTCQB: BTCS) (“BTCS” or the “Company”), a blockchain technology focused company which secures the blockchain through its transaction verification services business, and Spondoolies-Tech Ltd. (Spondoolies), an Israeli transaction verification server manufacturer, received merger approval from the Israeli Office of Chief Scientist (“OCS”). Disclaimer: This is a press release. Bitcoinist is not responsible for this company’s products and/or services. Spondoolies and BTCS to Merge The OCS approval is one of two key

    Spondoolies Tech Gets Approval for BTCS Merger

    | 2016/02/26 3:25 pm
  • Blockchain technology has a reaffirmed ally in the Hong Kong government. In the recent 2016 Hong Kong budget speech, Financial Secretary John Tsang spoke on many subjects close to the hearts of the Asian monetary center, including blockchain technology and the recent Mong Kong protest.  While the budget plan makes no explicit mention of Bitcoin, the vast majority of extant “blockchain technology” companies that are domiciled in Hong Kong work with the Bitcoin blockchain. The

    Hong Kong to “Explore the Application of Blockchain Technology in the Financial Services Industry”

    | 2016/02/25 7:00 am
  • Disclaimer: This is an advertorial. Bitcoinist.net is not responsible for this company’s products and/or services. Arlington, VA – (Marketwired – February 23, 2016) – BTCS Inc. (OTCQB: BTCS) (“BTCS” or the “Company”), a blockchain technology focused company which secures the blockchain through its transaction verification services business, released a Letter to Shareholders updating current activities and outlining its corporate strategy for 2016, as follows: Dear Shareholders, Over the past few months, several major investment banks have published research

    Letter to BTCS Shareholders from the CEO

    | 2016/02/24 5:19 pm
  • The Vanbex Report is a periodic summary of the blockchain industry’s top news stories from the biggest companies, as well as the most promising newcomers. The ‘one currency to rule them all’ debate has existed ever since the first set of altcoins — Bitcoin alternatives — started appearing in the digital currency ecosystem. Also Read: IBM Joins with Linux Foundation’s HyperLedger Project to Advance Open-Source Blockchain Tech The typical argument ranges between the necessity, or

     The Vanbex Report: Digital Revolution, Will Bitcoin Survive?

    | 2016/02/24 4:00 pm
  • In an announcement posted to the company’s blog on Medium, 21 Inc. revealed details about the 21 Bitcoin Computer’s unique ability to facilitate micropayments between users. Updates to the group’s main consumer facing product, released in November 2015 and available for $400, now open unchartered possibilities for integration and usage of micropayments for Bitcoin fanatics, entrepreneurs and developers alike. Also read: What’s Causing Bitcoin’s Current Bullish Run? 21 Inc. and Micropayments The post reads: “Today we’re announcing the

    21 Inc. Details Payment Capabilities for its Hardware

    | 2016/02/23 12:00 pm
  • D+H is a financial technology provider that works to improve financial institutions as they move into the modern era of digitized economy. One of the firms main goals is to integrate blockchain technology into the finance industry, streamlining services and making them stronger. In fact D+H executive vice president of Global Pre-Sales Moti Porath believes that the blockchain — more specifically, private blockchains — could be the biggest thing in finance since electronic trading.  Also read:

    D+H: Making the Case for Private Blockchains

    | 2016/02/23 6:00 am
  • A new report from Deutsche Bank points to financial technology (FinTech) organizations as being crucial towards advancing initiatives to integrate blockchain technology into Wall Street. Aptly titled ‘FinTech 2.0: Creating new opportunities through strategic alliance’, the report details the untapped potential which collaborative efforts between the largely geographically separated partners could bring, particularly to business-to-business (B2B) payments. Also read: Lisk Announces ICO With ShapeShift, Dapps Made Easy Blockchain Technology Needs Collaboration Between Silicon Valley and

    Wall Street and Silicon Valley: A Match Made in the Blockchain

    | 2016/02/22 6:00 am
  • Since its launch in November of 2015, over 6000 users now use the BitMiner.eu platform that offers cutting-edge technology and boasts a 99.9% up time Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with Bitcoin PR Buzz or the companies Bitcoin PR Buzz represents. Bitcoinist is not responsible for  products and/or services offered by companies in this Press Release. Please be extremely cautious investing your money into any Bitcoin companies` products or services and always

    BitMiner.eu Guarantees 99.9% Up Time and User-Friendly Interface

    | 2016/02/20 6:00 pm
  • MyBitDeposit offers a deposit platform where users deposit Bitcoin, Litecoin, and DASH for an opportunity to earn truly passive income. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with Bitcoin PR Buzz and is not responsible for its products and/or services. MyBitDeposit: The Place for Passive Crypto Income MyBitDeposit offers two deposit options, one where you receive interest after the deposit has matured (MyBitDeposit) as well as another option “for individuals who prefer to

    MyBitDeposit Launches: Generating Passive Crypto Income

    | 2016/02/20 4:00 pm
  • New York-Based Chainalysis Inc., has signed a joint memorandum with Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) to help battle online criminal activity. The partnership coincides with the company receiving a $1.6 million USD seed fund from investors. Also read: New UK Cybercrime Report Makes No Mention of Bitcoin Chainalysis Using the Blockchain to Fight Crime  Chainalysis was founded in 2014 by Jonathan Levin, Jan Moller, and Michael Gronager with the goal of “[spotting] connections between digital identities.” In

    Chainalysis Raises $1.6M, starts Partnership With Europol

    | 2016/02/20 8:00 am
  • OpenLedger, the first decentralized cryptocurrency exchange to offer fiat conversion with USD, EUR and CNY, is now offering people the opportunity to create their own crypto tokens backed by physical assets. In addition to this “SmartCoin” creation service, users can implement their own Graphene-powered blockchains.  Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not responsible for the products and/or services of the companies represented by this firm. OpenLedger’s use of Graphene real-time

    OpenLedger Lets you Create Cryptocurrencies Backed With Real-World Collateral

    | 2016/02/19 3:10 pm