Investors to Sink Million$ Into Ohio Blockchain Startups

The Buckeye State is working to become the Blockchain State. According to a report on Cleveland.com, JumpStart and six other Ohio-based investment organizations will sink...

4 Things You Should Know About Enterprise Blockchain

Last week, Oracle officially released its cloud-based enterprise blockchain solution, the latest in a growing collection of offerings for large, often global companies and...

Electric Power Industry Exploring Blockchain Applications

The electric power industry is beginning to explore applications for blockchain that include managing the grid that helps power homes and businesses. The results...

Playboy Wants to Pay You to Watch Adult Entertainment

Would Hugh Hefner have dug blockchain? Global Blockchain Technologies (BLOC), the Canadian blockchain investment company, said Thursday it is working with the late founder's Playboy Enterprises...

U.S. Making Few Big Waves in Global Cryptocurrency Innovation

The Fluidity Summit on Thursday kicked off New York City’s Blockchain Week, created to position the world’s financial capital as its blockchain capital, too. One of...

IMF’s Lagarde: Central Banks Should Consider Issuing Cryptocurrency

The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, said there may be a role for central bank-issued cryptocurrencies. In remarks prepared for an address...

Silvergate Banks on Crypto Companies for Successful IPO

The parent company of California's Silvergate Bank is hitching a future initial public offering to investor interest in cryptocurrency companies. According to an S-1 filing to the...

How Cryptocurrencies Are Moving Away From the Mine

It requires lots of processing power. It consumes huge amounts of energy. It is becoming less profitable. Those are key concerns about mining, the process...

Ex-Mint Director Cheers Crypto’s Potential to Reach ‘Unbanked’

Banks’ control over money is “outmoded,” and cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin (BTC) will empower those who lack access to traditional financial services, a former...

Consensus 2018: More Developers Are Speaking Blockchain’s Language

How do internet giants enter the blockchain world? They speak its language — and change their models. Consider Microsoft, which manages one billion identities across...