• Cryptocurrency based retirement fund, BitcoinIRA.com has announced the launch of Ethereum IRA. The new investment product offering allows people to invest in an Ether-based, Individual Retirement Account (IRA). Demand for Ether Prompts Ethereum IRA Ethereum has recently fortified its position as the second largest cryptocurrency in the market, right below Bitcoin. The demand for Ether is on the rise following significant developments and implementations of Ethereum platform for a range of applications. The creation of

    Bitcoin IRA Launches World’s First Ethereum IRA Retirement Fund

    | 2017/04/29 6:00 am
  • The Ethereum Classic team addressed the current ICO hype, warning against “manipulative crowdsale tactics,” while promising not to vouch for coin offerings “in the same capacity” as the Ethereum Foundation.  Ethereum Classic on ‘Irrational Appcoin Exuberance’ The Ethereum Classic development team has shared its opinion on what Nick Tomaino’s called, the “Irrational Appcoin Exuberance.” This exuberance is currently seen in Ethereum and may soon come to Ethereum Classic as more capital flows into the network. Citing concerns regarding

    Ethereum Classic Takes Stance Against ‘Manipulative Crowdsale Tactics’

    | 2017/04/27 8:30 am
  • Both artificial intelligence and blockchain technology have made major advances in the past few years. Could they be combined to bring us the money of the future? Artificial Intelligence Recently, many advances have been made in the field of artificial intelligence. In the past few years, we saw artificial intelligence beat one of the world’s best players at Go, save drivers from car crashes, and predict the outcome of the US Presidential Election. Many companies,

    Blockchain & Artificial Intelligence: Money of the Future?

    | 2017/03/25 8:00 am
  • In an increasingly growing market, Bitcoin market share dominance is fading every day of 2017. As market fears of a hard fork continue to fester, a manic Monday saw Bitcoin drop under $1,000, as altcoins grow stronger than ever before. Why don’t we start with some good news first? The overall decentralized digital currency market has never been bigger and stronger, judged by market capitalization value Since the start of 2017 alone, the overall industry has

    Bitcoin Market Share Drops Almost 20%; Altcoins Stronger Than Ever

    | 2017/03/24 9:30 am
  • The Brave internet browser has changed the way people around the world use the Internet by making made browsing faster and safer in addition to integrating Bitcoin’s peer-to-peer value to many new users and new wallets. Now, Brave takes another step into changing the online Internet experience by creating a new ad platform using a new digital token based on Ethereum technology. Brave is very focused on improving the online experience, and this new token-based system

    Brave Browser Creates Ad Platform Using New Ethereum Token

    | 2017/03/23 12:38 pm
  • Yesterday, Edgeless released its first beta product. Dubbed Edgeless Black Jack beta 0.1, Edgless’ first release is a classic Black Jack game with a twist: It’s actually fair! Edgeless Black Jack beta 0.1 Yesterday, the Edgeless Casino released its first beta product, Edgeless Black Jack beta 0.1, a decentralized gambling app based on Ethereum smart contracts. Edgeless Black Jack beta 0.1 is an Ethereum-based app, which means Ether is currently the only supported currency in the

    Edgeless Announces Black Jack beta 0.1

    | 2017/03/20 2:53 pm
  • MobileGo will be the first dual-blockchain token issued, allowing mobile gamers to compete against each other in a decentralized environment. GameCredits Announces MobileGO GameCredits Inc has recently announced the launch of MobileGo, a dual-blockchain token created to gamify the GameCredits Mobile Store. While GameCredits has been providing game developers with the means to monetize their games and built an in-game economy, the creation of the MobileGo token will allow users to actively compete against each

    GameCredits Launches MobileGo, the First Dual-Blockchain Token

    | 2017/03/16 7:00 am
  • ETF or not, Bitcoin has recovered almost instantly to its regulatory speed bump, but no digital currency is making bigger waves than Dash, which crushed multiple all-time records Saturday. All-Time Higher High Saturday will go down in history for Evan Duffield and the folks at Dash. Yesterday, the altcoin jumped in value over 40%, approaching $75 USD in market value ($74.11 was its peak) after starting the say at just over $50. According to CoinMarketCap this

    Dash Altcoin Continues Epic Bull Run; Sets Several All-Time Records

    | 2017/03/12 12:34 pm
  • 2017 seems to be the year decentralized digital currencies are getting a push into the mainstream investment sector, and it’s not just Bitcoin. Ethereum Classic, not Ethereum, will be the next digital currency to gain a mainstream private investment fund. Ethereum Classic Fund Launches In a somewhat of a mainstream market coup, Ethereum Classic, or ETC, has garnered some mainstream demand, according to Barry Silbert of the Digital Currency Group (DCG). DCG has an ownership

    Ethereum Classic Next Currency to Gain Private Investment Fund

    | 2017/03/07 7:00 am
  • After a slow or turbulent start of 2017, the global cryptocurrency market picked up the pace and really hit its stride in the month of February. Momentum. That seems to be the word that best describes February as nearly every top decentralized digital currency has seen growth and reasons for optimism as Spring approaches. Let’s review what the state of affairs is for the top five cryptocurrencies as they head into March. February: Bitcoin Best

    Top 3 Cryptocurrencies Easily Outperform S&P, Dow Jones in February

    | 2017/03/01 10:30 am
  • Swiss-based serviced apartment company VisionApartments has announced Bitcoin payment support for all its apartment locations around the globe. Paying Apartment Rent with Bitcoin Living on Bitcoin is becoming easier and easier every day! Yesterday, Swiss serviced apartment company, VisionApartments announced a partnership with a national Bitcoin-based startup, Bitcoin Suisse. The move will bring about the integration of Bitcoin payments for all its services, meaning that users can now pay rent in BTC. In the official announcement, Anja

    Move Over AirBnB: Swiss Apartment Rental Service Now Accepts Bitcoin

    | 2017/03/01 7:30 am
  • Tuesday saw Vitalik Buterin introduce Ethereum’s latest venture, the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA), as the platform gained rare mainstream media praise. Ethereum Alliance to ‘Retain Compatibility with Public Ethereum’  At a launch event in New York, Buterin presented what an accompanying press release calls “enterprise collaboration [driving] Ethereum blockchain technology best practices focusing on security, privacy, scalability, and interoperability.” EEA seeks to propagate Ethereum blockchain technology for individual business use cases. Any company could benefit

    New Enterprise Ethereum Alliance to Bridge Public & Private Blockchains

    | 2017/03/01 2:30 am
  • Bitcoin has been making all kinds of headlines so far in 2017, but it looks like Ethereum price may be ready for a breakout year in 2017. Ethereum Price Breaks Out If you have been watching Ethereum price recently, those in the know are expecting a major announcement that could put Ethereum into the mainstream in a big way this week. Ethereum is coming off a very impressive 2016, its first full year on the

    Ethereum Price Shoots Up Before Major Press Conference

    | 2017/02/27 7:00 am
  • Edgeless.io is a new blockchain-based casino that’s planning to improve transparency and fix the problem of online casinos cheating against their own players.  [Note: This is a press release] Casinos Often Rigged for Huge House Edge The fast-growing ($46B in 2016) online gambling industry has a problem: TRANSPARENCY. In 2017 all online casinos have full power to cheat against their own players. They can do it easily, without being spotted. It is also difficult for the

    Edgeless Casino Introduces Revolutionary Transparent 0% House Edge Online Gambling

    | 2017/02/17 3:00 am
  • In July of 2015, the world was introduced to Ethereum, and the altcoin market hasn’t been the same since. So what’s has the world’s second most popular cryptocurrency been up to lately?  Ethereum’s Quick Rise to Fame There was a time, let’s call that time, “2015,” when the Bitcoin ecosystem wondered aloud “When is there going to be an altcoin worth a damn?” Funny that we asked that because, in July of 2013, and officially launched in

    Make Ethereum Great Again: How ETH Could Go Mainstream in 2017

    | 2017/02/15 9:00 am
  • Block number 448064 on the Bitcoin blockchain contains a cryptic and romantic love letter written in the form of transactions. You + Me = ฿ The Bitcoin blockchain is known for its immutable and transparent nature, which makes Bitcoin the perfect protocol for the decentralized transfer of value. Transactions are permanent and can not be changed or erased. They are also public for the whole world to see. These same characteristics also make it the

    The Blockchain: Decentralized, Secure, and…Romantic?

    | 2017/01/14 1:00 pm
  • Andreas Antonopoulos has delivered timely words of encouragement for Ethereum speculators as the altcoin flounders and Bitcoin surges ahead. Also read: COINFIRM, BILLON PARTNER TO MAKE BLOCKCHAIN REGULATION-FRIENDLY  Antonopoulos: Ethereum ‘Got A Mulligan’ His words are interesting to compare with an interview in 2015 in which he hit out at government regulations, saying customers should “know your bank.”   “I think it’s fair to say Ethereum got a mulligan,” Antonopoulos said speaking at a Q&A in

    Antonopoulos Talks Ethereum as Regulations Bite Bitcoin

    | 2016/12/04 8:31 am
  • Ethereum stumbles, NEM gains popularity in Japan and Uquid brings 40 different altcoins to Visa users. Also read: Altcoin Report: Ebitz Takes Advantage of Zcash’s Problems Ethereum Hype Fizzles Out After giving several “buy signs” late last week, Ethereum is dropping below expectations. The price of Ether has apparently taken a nasty stumble over the last half-week and is now being overtaken by bears. One analyst expressed disappointment over Ethereum’s behavior, and suggested an interesting

    Altcoin Report: Beginning of the End for Ethereum?

    | 2016/11/30 9:00 am
  • Entrepreneurs and blockchain technology advocates Charlie Shrem and Jason Granger are preparing to launch a blockchain-based private equity investment platform. Intellisys will live on the Ethereum blockchain, with a structured organizational framework focused on transparency and sound investment strategy. Also read: Event Recap: Charlie Shrem, Marco Santori in Trends in Bitcoin and Beyond It will be first private equity investment offered as a digital ledger security. Additionally, it marks the first foray back into the

    Charlie Shrem Joins ICO Craze With Investment Platform Intellisys

    | 2016/11/25 11:27 pm
  • Ethereum may outperform bitcoin, the Republic of Liberland shows interest in Dash, and an altcoin hub turns one. Want to catch up on your latest altcoin news? Read the stories below. Also read: Altcoin Report: Dash, ShapeShift Users Get Debit Cards ETHEREUM Ethereum could potentially outperform bitcoin towards the end of the year. One analyst points out that a recent panic selling of bitcoin spurred from the recent drop in its price due to regulatory

    Altcoin Report: Ethereum to Outperform Bitcoin by 2017

    | 2016/11/17 12:31 pm
  • Today, November 17, 2016, the second-annual EtherCamp hackathon begins. Developers and entrepreneurs around the world will go head-to-head in this five-week event, creating tech-based applications and presenting them to a panel of high-profile judges. Also read: Bitcoin Price Surges, Trades at Nearly $730 EtherCamp Hackathon Begins At the end of the five-week competition, the judges — including names such as Erik Voorhees, Adam Draper and Jaan Tallinnn — will decide which project deserves the $50,000

    Developers Start Competing for $50K in Second EtherCamp Event

    | 2016/11/17 9:47 am
  • The second major EtherCamp hackathon kicks off in just a matter of days with ideas that range from practical blockchain applications to ambitious overhauls of societal institutions. Also read: Shop Anonymously With Bitcoin: Protect Yourself From Prying Eyes Tomer Kantor, co-founder at Proof of Work Media and a close associate of EtherCamp, said the team is looking forward to watching the hackathon camps build upon their initial ideas as the competition progresses. “There are so

    Disruptive Ideas Emerging in EtherCamp’s Major Global Hackathon

    | 2016/11/12 8:47 pm
  • Decentralized insurance platform Inchain launched its ICO on October 21, 2016, and will run it until November 24. The company has encouraged investors to participate in the ICO, calling it a “unique opportunity” to invest in a first-of-its-kind insurance solution for cryptocurrency service providers. Disclaimer: This article is sponsored by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Inchain: Decentralized, Ethereum-Powered Insurance The company expects its decentralized to be welcomed by cryptocurrency platform operators and wallet providers, who have suffered

    Inchain Holds ICO for Decentralized Insurance Platform

    | 2016/11/06 6:05 pm