Unikrn, an e-sports gambling site backed by Mark Cuban, raised $31 million through an ICO and everything about it is remarkable

Take out your tech buzzword bingo card. A new initial coin offering has launched, backed by a big-name tech investor, and it’s raised a vast sum of money based on an untested business model. Sound familiar? Here are the details this time: Mark Cuban initial coin offering startup missing a vowel (Unikrn) roughly $31 million […]

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Canada Court Holds ICO Organizer in Contempt

The organizer of an initial coin offering (ICO) in Canada has been found in contempt of court following a new ruling from the Quebec Supreme Court. The Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF), Quebec’s financial regulator, published a statement on October 20 announcing that Dominic Lacroix and a related company, DL Innov inc., had allegedly ignored previous court orders […]

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Confideal: Smart Contracts Made Simple

The blockchain is attracting a lot of attention and with good reason. In addition to its impressive security and reliability benefits, the development of blockchain-based smart contracts represents the future of transactions. From individuals to enterprises, smart contracts are changing the nature of the deal, and they are opening up new opportunities for business interactions. […]

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Moscow Wants Its Own Digital Currency Called Moscowcoin – The Merkle

The cryptocurrency situation in Russia has taken yet another turn few people saw coming. With rumors regarding a CryptoRuble surfacing earlier this week, there is a lot of excitement in the marketplace right now. However, it seems the city of Moscow may very well get its own digital currency, known as Moscowcoin. There doesn’t appear to […]

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Universa Takes to the Skies

Universa has joined the Blockchain.aero consortium that unites manufacturers, service providers, and software developers working to make mass urban aviation a reality. Rapid advancements in engineering allow for a completely new type of aircraft and infrastructure, but manufacturers don’t have to limit themselves to simply selling the product. By employing blockchain technology along with the […]

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Cashaa Welcomes Central Bankers, MIT Scientists and Fortune Top 500 Leaders for its CAS Token Sale

Cashaa, the blockchain-based financial services initiative, has announced that a number of new high-profile Advisors will be joining its team. One of the most recent is Dr. Bernard Lietaer – the author of a number of widely-acclaimed books including The Future of Money; Money and Sustainability; and New Money for a New World – who […]

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Prince Alwaleed: Bitcoin is “Enron in the Making”

In a statement that will no doubt have many readers uttering “well, duh”, Saudi Arabian businessman and billionaire Prince Alwaleed has come out with scepticism about Bitcoin. Speaking on CNBC’s “Squawk Box”, the grandson of the first Saudi King had the following to say of the digital asset: It just doesn’t make sense. This thing […]

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Globitex: Commission-free Bitcoin Cash Trading and Token Sale

Bitcoinist.net · October 23, 2017 · 4:00 pm The institutional-grade Bitcoin exchange, co-founded by an early Bitcoin adopter Jon Matonis, has announced their token sale project to facilitate a step-change in trading volumes and liquidity. [Note: This is a press release.] October 2017, London, UK – Globitex, a Bitcoin exchange with advanced API functionality, is scaling […]

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