ShapeShift Acquires Cryptocurrency Trading Start-Up Bitfract

ShapeShift Acquires Cryptocurrency Trading Start-Up Bitfract

Cryptocurrency and digiital asset exchange ShapeShift announced on Wednesday, August 8, the acquisition of the Austin-based software company Bitfract after it made “the only tool... Details
SatoshiPay’s CEO Meinhard Benn Says It Was a Wise Decision to Leave Bitcoin for Stellar

SatoshiPay’s CEO Meinhard Benn Says It Was a Wise Decision to Leave Bitcoin for Stellar

In an exclusive interview with ForkLog SatoshiPay’s CEO Meinhard Benn spoke about the reasons behind the project’s decision to opt for Stellar network and what... Details
Ukraine Electoral Commission Trials NEM Blockchain for Voting Process

Ukraine Electoral Commission Trials NEM Blockchain for Voting Process

Ukraine’s Electoral Commission is examining the possibilities of NEM blockchain, which could potentially facilitate and improve the procedure of local and national elections. According to... Details
Market a Sea of Red Following U.S. SEC Decision to Postpone VanEck-SolidX Bitcoin ETF Ruling

Market a Sea of Red Following U.S. SEC Decision to Postpone VanEck-SolidX Bitcoin ETF Ruling

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has delayed a decision on a proposed CBOE BZX Exchange Bitcoin ETF powered by investment firm VanEck and... Details
Coinbase Pro Launches Ethereum Classic Support

Coinbase Pro Launches Ethereum Classic Support

Coinbase Pro announced on Tuesday, August 7, the launch of Ethereum Classic (ETC) on the platform. The California-based company announced final testing for ETC last... Details
Billionaire Teddy Sagi Invests in Ukrainian Blockchain Startup Distributed Lab

Billionaire Teddy Sagi Invests in Ukrainian Blockchain Startup Distributed Lab

Billionaire and owner of London’s Camden Market Teddy Sagi has invested in Ukrainian blockchain startup Distributed Lab, CEO Vladimir Dubinin has confirmed. Миллиардер Тедди Саги... Details
Goldman Sachs is Considering a Cryptocurrency Custody Offering

Goldman Sachs is Considering a Cryptocurrency Custody Offering

Despite its recent negative comments on cryptocurrencies, leading global investment bank Goldman Sachs is considering a plan to offer custody for crypto funds. According to... Details
NYSE Operator to Launch New Global Digital Assets Platform

NYSE Operator to Launch New Global Digital Assets Platform

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), a leading operator of more than 20 global exchanges, clearing houses, data and listings services, announced on Friday, August 3, that it... Details
AI Application Development Platform Dbrain Raises $8M Investment Led by Bitfury and AngelVest

AI Application Development Platform Dbrain Raises $8M Investment Led by Bitfury and AngelVest

A syndicate of investors including Angelvest, Bitfury Group, and a consortium of cryptocurrency traders is making a $3 million equity investment to the AI application... Details
Decentralized Bitcoin Exchange Hodl Hodl to Launch OTC Desk for Large Traders

Decentralized Bitcoin Exchange Hodl Hodl to Launch OTC Desk for Large Traders

Thursday, August 2, popular P2P cryptocurrency exchange Hodl Hodl announced a new business line aimed at large OTC trades. The exchange says the decision to... Details