ICOs on Track to Beat 2017’s $5.7 Billion

ICOs in the New Year have already raised $2 billion, putting 2018 on a path to easily surpass last year's $5.7 billion raised, according...

PayPal Files Patent to Improve Crypto Transaction Speeds

Online payment processing pioneer PayPal filed for a U.S. patent for something called an “expedited virtual currency transaction system.” In a filing, PayPal says...

Circle Invest Expands Beta Availability

Circle expanded its Circle Invest beta program to all states in the U.S. except New York, Hawaii, Wyoming and Minneapolis, the company reported in...

Coinbase to Support Ethereum ERC20

Coinbase plans to support Ethereum ERC20 in the coming months, the exchange announced Monday. ERC20, a technical standard used for Ethereum smart contracts, provides...

Coinbase Launches Venture Fund

Coinbase unveiled a venture capital arm on Thursday, as the major cryptocurrency exchange seeks to build up the industry's ecosystem, the company announced in...

Coinbase Hires New CFO

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase hired Alesia Haas as chief financial officer, the company said on its blog Tuesday. Haas leaves her post as Oz Management’s...

UNICEF Australia Uses Crypto Mining to Help Needy Children

UNICEF Australia is asking people to donate their computers' processing power to help raise money for the fund's causes, iTnews reports. The charity recently announced...

Ethereum Trumps Bitcoin in China’s New Index Ranking

China’s love/hate relationship with cryptocurrency has taken another turn. After banning cryptocurrency trading, the government has started its own index, ranking the top 28...

Apple Co-Founder Wozniak Hopes Bitcoin Will Become Global Currency

In an interview with CNBC Monday, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak said he hoped bitcoin (BTC) would become the single worldwide currency. "I buy into what Jack...

Blackmore Group CEO Nunn Reiterates Bitcoin $60,000 Call

Will it or won't it? Cryptocurrency expert and ICO adviser Phillip Nunn predicted bitcoin’s (BTC) plunge to $6,000 in January. Now the CEO of the...