Custos Media Technologies raises $420k

Investing | August 31, 2016 By:

Custos Media Technologies has received a new cash injection of over $420,000 from South Africa’s Technology Innovation Agency (TIA).

“TIA has again shown their commitment to support early-stage technology businesses in South Africa. The funding agreement will allow Custos to accelerate product development,

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Tonybet now accepting deposits in bitcoin

Now Accepting | August 30, 2016 By:

Tonybet has announced that it has started accepting deposits in bitcoin.

“With the introduction of bitcoin deposits, we saw a dramatic increase in recreational punters and poker players especially from the Asian countries who have been struggling to transfer their funds before.,” said TonyBet spokesperson Warren Lush.

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BTCTurk terminates operations in Turkey

Announcements | August 30, 2016 By:

BTCTurk has been forced to shut down their operations in Turkey after failing to find support from local banks.

In an announcement on its blog, BTCTürk revealed “problematic” relationships with most banks since its early days, despite the exchange’s track record on legal compliance.

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Chain announces partnership with IC3

Announcements | August 29, 2016 By:

Chain Inc. announced it has partnered with the Initiative for Cryptocurrency and Contracts (IC3). The collaboration underscores Chain’s commitment to building interoperable software that is scalable across the financial services industry.

Chain CEO and co-founder Adam Ludwin said the company has identified several specific projects on which the company will collaborate with IC3.

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