UK territory Anguilla has passed a new law that will set up a registration process for digital token offerings. The Utility Token Offering Act (called AUTO Act) permits specified Anguillian entities to apply to be registered to conduct a utility token offering to “standardize registration and disclosure protocol for blockchain projects,”
Pryze is an automated sweepstakes protocol built on the ethereum blockchain. It allows companies to hold sweepstakes competitions, handling all processes involved in launching and managing sweepstakes using a single platform.
Jupiter Research claims over 80% of all Internet users have participated in an online sweepstakes or contest in the past year,
Alexander Downer, the Australian High Commissioner to the UK, has revealed that the two countries are in the process of concluding negotiations on FinTech.
Speaking at City & Financial Global’s trade conference last week, the commissioner said the deal will lead to greater cooperation between Australia and the UK in this fast-growing sector.
Global Blockchain Technologies Corp.’s wholly owned subsidiary, Global Blockchain Mining Corp., is acquiring a 49.9% interest in Coinstream Mining Corp., which claims to be the first cryptocurrency mining company to employ the streaming model.
Coinstream’s primary goal with its underlying streaming agreements is to provide non-dilutive capital to existing cryptocurrency miners,
Parity Technologies has updated news on its frozen wallets, claiming 587 wallets containing 513,774.16 ether have been blocked, a total worth $156,433,956.24 based on Saturday’s single-coin pricing.
The company has been reaching out to owners of the affected wallets, but, as yet, has not found a solution to unblocking the wallets and freeing the frozen funds.
The founders and backers of Tezos, a company that staged one of the largest initial coin offerings ever, are being sued in California Superior Court in a class action.
The company’s forward movement following its $232 million ICO earlier this year has stalled,
Coinsilium is an accelerator that finances and manages the development of early-stage blockchain technology companies.
The hack of a Parity Technologies wallet still has not been resolved, and reports from ethereum experts indicate a hard fork in the ethereum blockchain may be required to free frozen funds, which could total more than $150 million. That would make it the biggest disaster in cryptocurrency history,
Blockchain projects are booming, but a new report from Deloitte spotlights just how huge the sector has become. The report, Evolution of Blockchain Technology: Insights from the GitHub Platform, claims more than 26,000 new projects were created on GitHub in 2016.
The firm drew its information from the platform,
Plans to upgrade bitcoin blockchain sizes via Segwit2x may be on hold, according to a note posted by some of the leaders of the movement toward a new blockchain.
The stunning announcement came today and marks yet another dramatic turn in the ongoing debate that has torn the bitcoin community into warring camps.