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Bitcoin Meets Netflix? Laolu Is Building a Lightning-Powered App for That
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Bitcoin Meets Netflix? Laolu Is Building a Lightning-Powered App for That

A principal developer of the Lightning Network, Olaoluwa "Laolu" Osunokun is understandably interested in tools that could be made possible by bitcoin. But while most developers have been focused on ironing out bitcoin's much-discussed protocol-level problems...
‘Everything Blockchain’ Is No Joke, Taking World By Storm
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‘Everything Blockchain’ Is No Joke, Taking World By Storm

Recently, the Blockchain craze has soared to new heights, as people are talking about using Blockchain for just about everything. This “everything Blockchain” phenomenon is leading to some interesting use cases. Even lawmakers are taking notice of Blockchain, ...
ETX Capital Deploys Bitcoin CFD Trading for Clients
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ETX Capital Deploys Bitcoin CFD Trading for Clients

ETX Capital, A London-based FCA regulated brokerage, just embraced bitcoin. They now offer a full suite of bitcoin services and contracts for their clients. They decided to move into the bitcoin ecosystem as a result of high demand. Their clients were itching ...
Bitcoin.org Operators Aim to ‘Denounce’ Segwit2x Participants
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Bitcoin.org Operators Aim to ‘Denounce’ Segwit2x Participants

On October 6, 2017, the web portal Bitcoin.org announced it was “denouncing” the Segwit2x hard fork and companies involved with the project. The site plans to publish a banner on every page of the website explaining the “risks of using services” that are assoc...
Dragonchain Introduces Business Facing Blockchain Platform
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Dragonchain Introduces Business Facing Blockchain Platform

Blockchain technology continues to prove itself as one of the most secure record keeping and ledger system options currently on the market. The issue of malleable records continues to harm businesses that struggle with corruption and malicious third-party over...
Bitcoin May Soon Be Part Of Every Financial Portfolio
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Bitcoin May Soon Be Part Of Every Financial Portfolio

Dan Morehead believes that Bitcoin and other digital currencies will soon become an essential part of every financial portfolio. BITCOIN CONTINUES TO GAIN TRACTION Bitcoin has continued to make headlines in the news in recent weeks. From the famous comment...
New York Bitlicense: Court Challenge May Have Worldwide Bitcoin Implications
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New York Bitlicense: Court Challenge May Have Worldwide Bitcoin Implications

On October 10 a confrontation is scheduled which may significantly affect the future of bitcoin in many parts of the world. And if you’re a crypto freedom advocate anywhere near New York, bitcoin businessman Theo Chino is requesting your presence at it. The N...
Bank of England Reveals FinTech Accelerator Findings
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Bank of England Reveals FinTech Accelerator Findings

The Bank of England published the results of an accelerator focused on FinTech. On October 6, 2017, Andrew Hauser, executive director for banking payments and financial resilience for the Bank of England (BoE), remarked on a FinTech accelerator that the centr...
Alaska Signs Bill Clarifying Digital Assets Stewardship
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Alaska Signs Bill Clarifying Digital Assets Stewardship

On Friday, the governor of Alaska signed the Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act. Among other things, the bill clarifies the process by which cryptocurrency belonging to deceased persons can be accessed by fiduciaries and otherwise managed. On October 6, 2...
ECB Considering Legal Restrictions On Cryptocurrency
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ECB Considering Legal Restrictions On Cryptocurrency

The European Central Bank (ECB) is mulling over the possibility of introducing restrictions on the use of cryptocurrencies in the eurozone. The European Central Bank (ECB) is currently discussing the possibility of implementing legal restrictions relating to ...