Blockchain Can Accelerate Growth Like Biotech

The same kinds of business accelerator and incubator programs that have supported the dynamic biotech industry for years are helping blockchain startups. The ICX Station,...

Consensus 2018 Reporter’s Notebook: Mobile Wallets, Bitcoin Bling, a Pricey URL

Warren Buffett famously called bitcoin (BTC) “rat poison,” but venture capital experts say he and other naysayers are looking at cryptocurrencies as an “asset...

Tone Vays Plans Bitcoin-Only ‘Unconfiscatable’ Conference

Cryptocurrency trader and analyst Tone Vays said Friday he plans to launch a conference in early 2019 for bitcoin (BTC) “maximalists.” The former Wall...

SEC Settles Charges Against EtherDelta Founder

The Securities and Exchange Commission announced Thursday it has settled charges against Zachary Coburn that his EtherDelta digital token platform was operating as an...

BitPay Warns of Malicious Code in Copay Wallets

If you use BitPay’s Copay app in a version from 5.0.2 to 5.1.0, don’t run or open it. The cryptocurrency payment processor alerted users that...

Everipedia Thinks Blockchain Will Boost Its IQ

Wikipedia co-founder Larry Sanger thinks blockchain can build a better online encyclopedia. Sanger, who left Wikipedia in 2002, is now chief information officer of Everipedia,...

Decentralized U: Higher Education Without the College

Last year, a philosophy student at Oxford University approached Professor Joshua Broggi with a proposition. Instead of paying the university tuition, he asked, why...

ThirtyK Roundup: Coinbase to Add Ethereum Classic; IDAP to Launch ICO

On this week's crypto agenda: Coinbase plans to allow clients to start trading ethereum classic (ETC); cryptocurrency derivatives platform IDAP will conduct its ICO; and...

Blockchain Startup Adhara Snags $15M From ConsenSys

Banking privacy blockchain startup Adhara said Monday it is receiving a $15 million investment from blockchain firm ConsenSys. Adhara is developing a multi-currency, liquidity management...

Media Struggle to Turn the Page on Cryptocurrency Coverage

Cryptocurrency grabbed the mainstream media’s attention last year as prices of bitcoin (BTC) and other digital currencies surged and then dropped sharply. Stories of...