Tag Archive: Altcoin ICO

  • Altcoin News, Altcoins, Emerging Markets, Markets and Prices, News, News teaser

    83% of Exchange-Listed Coins Traded Below ICO Price, Research Shows

    Almost half of the projects who started an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) didn’t have any development work done prior to the fundraising event, research shows. The majority of projects which got listed on a cryptocurrency exchange traded below the ICO price.  ICOs have become an increasingly popular way of raising capital throughout the last year. A lot of people, including the CEO of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange – Zhao Changpeng, recognized them as viable

    · May 11, 2018 · 9:00 am
  • Altcoin News, Altcoins, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Businesses, Bitcoin Regulation, Bitcoin Regulatory Map, Bitcoin Regulatory Map, Blockchain Technology, FinTech, News, News teaser

    South Korea Set to Legalize ICOs Under New Conditions

    The government of South Korean appears to be on the verge of legalizing ICOs after the 2017 ban. According to the Korea Times, a coalition of lawmakers are looking to obtain a consensus in the National Assembly to pass a bill making ICOs legal in the country. Details of the Proposed ICO Bill Rep. Hong Eui-rak is leading the move to legalize ICOs in the country. He is a member of the South Korean ruling

    · May 3, 2018 · 3:00 pm
  • Altcoin News, Altcoins, Blockchain Technology, Emerging Markets, News, News teaser

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

    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

    · August 14, 2017 · 4:00 pm
  • Can CREDO Take Its Place Alongside Visa and Mastercard? Sponsored Article

    Can CREDO Take Its Place Alongside Visa and Mastercard?

    Saint Petersburg, Russia-based CREDO have developed what is being dubbed a “next generation payment system” that makes everyday shopping easier for both buyer and seller alike. [Note: This is a sponsored article.] What is CREDO? CREDO is a multi-functional payment system based on a financial algorithm that involves the participation of an independent agent in the transactions of purchase and sale of goods or services. Also called a derivative, the Electronic Certificate enables the parties

    · July 6, 2017 · 11:52 am
  • Etheriya Project: Blockchain-based Auction Marketplace to Revolutionize Ecommerce Sponsored Article

    Etheriya Project: Blockchain-based Auction Marketplace to Revolutionize Ecommerce

    In 2016, global e-commerce sales reached a record-breaking $1.9 trillion USD. As sales grow, so too does consumer fraud. For every 1000 e-commerce transactions, it is estimated that 27 of them will be fraudulent. Etheriya Project aims to change all of that. [Note: This is a sponsored article.] eBay on the Blockchain Etheriya is a blockchain-based auction marketplace that leverages Ethereum smart contracts and allows users to buy and sell both physical and digital products

    · July 4, 2017 · 3:30 pm
  • Tezos ICO Raises $232M, Pushes Market Cap for ICOs Past $100B Altcoin News, Altcoins, Emerging Markets, Ethereum, News, News teaser

    Tim Draper Uncapped Tezos ICO Raises $109M In 15 Hours

    Tim Draper-backed Tezos’ ICO has already netted over $100 million in contributions during the first day of its 12-day uncapped campaign. Tezos: $109 Million With 11 Days To Go Having launched slightly ahead of schedule July 1, the token sale had received 31,224 BTC and 129,468 ETH as of press time Sunday. The delayed release of the latest ERC20 token, dubbed Tezzies (TEZ), was keenly awaited by investors following Tim Draper’s announcement he supported Tezos’

    · July 2, 2017 · 5:00 pm
  • Altcoin News, Altcoins, Blockchain Technology, Markets and Prices, News, News teaser

    Block.one Breaks Records, Raises $185 Million in 5 Days

    Blockchain startup block.one raised a record-breaking $185 million USD through the ICO of its EOS cryptocurrency. The Hong Kong-based startup block.one recently announced that they have raised $185 million in 5 days, through the ICO of their cryptocurrency EOS. The record-breaking amount of funds that were raised, were enough to take the record from the Bancor ICO. The Bancor ICO was able to raise $150 million for its ICO. The Technology Block.one’s product is EOS, a new

    · July 2, 2017 · 11:00 am
  • Blockchain Lottery TrueFlip Launches Crowdsale Altcoin News, Altcoins, News

    Blockchain Lottery TrueFlip Launches Crowdsale, Raises 1225 BTC Within Hours

    Blockchain lottery TrueFlip has announced the launched of their token crowdsale on June 28th. As of this writing, 2 million TFL tokens of 14.7 million overall supply have already been sold, which is worth approximately 1225 BTC or $3.1 million USD at today’s exchange rates.  The platform was launched in beta in April 2017. Since that time, over 110,000 lottery tickets have been sold to 40,000 unique users. Overall winnings amount to approximately 21 BTC. In early

    · June 28, 2017 · 12:00 pm
  • Gladius: How Blockchain Technology Is Making the Web Safer and Faster Sponsored Article

    CrypViser: Secure Communications and the New State-Sponsored Hacking Law

    Last Thursday, the German parliament voted into law a bill that would allow the police and other government entities to hack into encrypted messaging services like Signal and WhatsApp during certain criminal investigations. The new law gives authorities broad access to users’ private communications, prompting increased concern over privacy issues. [Note: This is a sponsored article.] Under previous legislation, investigators could tap into a suspect’s SMS communications and regular phone conversations, providing that the alleged crime was severe

    · June 27, 2017 · 7:30 pm
  • Ethereum Wars: Classic Posts Only Gains As Congestion Plagues ETH Bitcoin, News, News teaser

    Ethereum Wars: Classic Posts Only Gains, Surfs All-Time Highs As Congestion Plagues ETH

    Ethereum Classic (ETC) has bucked the general downtrend across cryptocurrencies to rise almost 15% against Bitcoin in 24 hours. ETC Surfs All-Time Highs, BTCC Unveils New Exchange The Ethereum fork, which has been gaining increasing publicity in recent months, was the only asset in the top ten to post positive performance in USD as a Bitcoin slide caused many others to drop. At press time, ETC was trading around $23 per coin according to Coinmarketcap

    · June 25, 2017 · 9:30 am
  • Enhancing the Value of History with ZenDao Altcoin News, Altcoins, Blockchain Technology, News

    Enhancing the Value of History with ZenDao

    ZenDao, a decentralized platform developed on the Metaverse Blockchain, is launching an ICO on June 23rd, 2017. The project seeks to utilize solutions provided by Blockchain technology in order to create a digital representation of the real-world collectibles on the Blockchain and establish an unalterable digital provenance ledger and ownership transfer channel. ZenDao aims to provide smooth solutions to complex problems and to create a fair and open market standards. ZenDao has identified the current

    · June 19, 2017 · 5:00 pm
  • Ethereum Classic Steadily Rises To Surprise Top Ten Crypto Markets Bitcoin, News, News teaser

    Ethereum Classic Steadily Rises To Surprise Top Ten Crypto Markets

    Ethereum Classic has advanced more than any other top ten cryptocurrency to reach almost $25 per coin this weekend. Ethereum Classic’s Stealth Moon Trip Data from СoinCap reveals the altcoin had a more successful 48 hours than its peers, including its illustrious sister asset Ethereum. The growth comes amid a raft of successful deals which have served to heighten the profile of ETC as ETH increasingly becomes a mainstream cryptocurrency. The past weeks have seen

    · June 18, 2017 · 8:30 pm
  • SONM ICO Punches Through $32 MLN Mark; Gains Momentum Press releases

    SONM ICO Punches Through $32 MLN Mark; Gains Momentum

    The SONM ICO started on June 15, 17:00 UTC and is picking up steam after reaching the $32 MLN mark. More than 10,000 transactions have been processed by SONM smart contracts by now with 6693 unique addresses participating; most of the investments are made in ETH. [Note: This is a press release.] After the team fixed bugs with BTC and altcoins proceeding, the process, which slowed down for a while due to some technical issues,

    · June 17, 2017 · 5:30 pm
  • Crypviser: The Next Step in Cryptography Evolution Altcoin News, Blockchain Technology, Sponsored Article

    Crypviser: The Next Step in Cryptography Evolution

    Crypviser is building “the first encrypted network for social and business communication based on Blockchain”. [Note: This is a sponsored article.] The World Needs Encryption With the inception of the Internet, securing information has become a fairly complicated task. While physical documents were somewhat easy to protect, the digital world provides many more challenges as information needs to be constantly available and in transit. Cryptography has become indispensable for both individuals and companies, the former

    · June 16, 2017 · 9:30 am
  • aeternity contracts Bitcoin, Emerging Markets, News, News teaser

    Aeternity Seeks To Future-Proof Blockchain For Tomorrow’s Smart Contracts

    The buzz around smart contracts is a major driving force behind 2017’s multimillion-dollar ICOs, yet some are already looking beyond. Aeternity CEO: Blockchain ‘Really Does Not Scale’ To Current Ambitions While the slew of startups promising world-changing products and services leveraging the power of Blockchain continues, the issue of putting patter into practice is still being treated by many almost as an afterthought. “Currently there are so many blockchains and let’s say smart contract or

    · May 29, 2017 · 2:00 pm
  • Monaco Bitcoin, News, News teaser, Sponsored Article

    Monaco Visa Card ICO Brings Crypto Token Spending To The Masses

    The cryptocurrency debit card market is gaining a new heavyweight as Monaco continues its 150,000 ETH ICO. Debit Cards Take Advantage Of ICO Craze Monaco, which is raising funds to launch its prepaid Visa card for spending Bitcoin and ERC20 tokens with fiat currency, has accrued around 26,000 ETH since the token sale began May 18. The event marks the fully-fledged entry of crypto debit cards into the ICO realm, which has already seen startups

    · May 26, 2017 · 8:00 am
  • Polybius Project ICO raises $19 Million, Becomes Eligible for EU Banking License Bitcoin PR Buzz, FinTech, News, Press releases, Start-Ups

    Over 500k Early Adopters to Participate in Upcoming Polybius Project ICO

    Estonia-based blockchain startup, Polybius Foundation has projected the participation of over 500,000 of its HashFlare cloud mining service users to take part in the upcoming crowdsale. These early adopters of Polybius Project are expected to help the platform achieve its funding targets during the ICO. [Note: This is a press release.] The Polybius ecosystem connects a ‘Digital Pass remote’ ID service, protected personal data storage, and financial services through Polybius Bank. Digital Pass is touted

    · May 11, 2017 · 4:00 pm
  • Sikoba Blockchain Based IOU System Altcoin News, Ethereum, FinTech, News, PR Buzz

    Blockchain-Based Decentralized P2P IOU Platform, Sikoba Launches Pre-Sale Ahead of Token ICO

    London-based decentralized money platform Sikoba has announced its upcoming ICO with a token presale. The blockchain-supported platform is based on P2P IOU’s, and the crowdsale will give participants the opportunity to receive a 50% bonus on SKO tokens — a cryptocurrency designed to fuel transactions within the Sikoba platform. The ICO will take place between April 25 and May 15, 2017. A Blockchain-based IOU System Sikoba’s decentralized money platform allows users to offer each other

    · May 7, 2017 · 8:00 pm
  • Las Vegas Strip Club Issues Own Cryptocurrency Token Altcoin News, Altcoins, Bitcoin Acceptance, Ethereum, News

    Las Vegas Strip Club Issues Own Cryptocurrency Token

    The Legends Room, a new strip club in Las Vegas, is reinventing the strip club experience by issuing its own cryptocurrency token, The Legends cryptocurrency (LGD). “Dance dollars have now gone digital” Dollar bills have since long been an iconic part of strip clubs. From “making it rain” to the simple dollar bill kindly tucked within an undergarment, paper money has long ruled the striptease scene. However, one strip club is willing to replace tradition

    · May 2, 2017 · 1:00 pm
  • Revolutionizing Music Streaming with Voise, the First Music Platform on the Ethereum Blockchain PR Buzz

    VOISE Music Sharing and Monetization Platform Announces ICO

    Music-focused, blockchain-based platform VOISE has announced a crowdsale launch for its new Voisium (VSM) tokens. The crowdsale commences May 6, 2017, and is a vital part of VOISE’s alpha stage roadmap, which relates to platform development and the release of a new range of client software. [Note: This is a press release] Built on Ethereum blockchain, VOISE is primarily focused on representing independent musicians’ interests while providing music lovers affordable access to unique content. The

    · April 18, 2017 · 6:30 pm
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    BitConnect Coin Continues Price Surge; Mobile App Launch Nears

    The world of digital currency trading has been explosive over the last couple of years, with the introduction of Ethereum in 2015, and the value of Bitcoin more than doubling in 2016. It appears that young BitConnect Coin (BCC) is another new area of significant growth within the digital altcoin community as it adds newest features for 2017. [Note: This is a press release] The chart provided shows that after BitConnect Coin’s initial ICO launch, there was an drop in demand and value, which is

    · February 15, 2017 · 6:05 am
  • Press releases

    Exscudo: The Next Gen Financial Ecosystem is About to Launch

    Exscudo is a financial ecosystem to unite traditional finances and the cryptocurrency market. [Note: This is a press release] Exscudo: A Gateway Between Crypto & Traditional Finance Exscudo is the new gateway between the traditional financial system and the cryptocurrency market. The team’s main goal is to create a single gate to cryptocurrency market for simple users, professional traders, investors and financial institutions. Exscudo offers a wide range of products for all mentioned user categories.

    · February 15, 2017 · 2:03 am
  • Rare Pepe Altcoin News, Altcoins

    Birth of a Meme: Rare Pepe Shines Light on Altcoin Absurdity

    Is Rare Pepe the killer app for Bitcoin? In 2009, it would have been hard to imagine that the cryptocurrency’s blockchain could morph into a Disney Land for satirical amphibians. But now Pepe, a frog-based meme created in 2005, has seen resurgence as a card game turned cryptocurrency.  Also Read: Bitcoin Price Drops: Where do We Go From Here? Rare Pepes, playable as “RarePepePRTY,” a card game reminiscent of Magic: The Gathering, poke fun at the ridiculousness

    · November 15, 2016 · 12:00 pm