Bitfinex Exchange Adds Dash Support

Investing, Uncategorized | March 9, 2017 By:

Bitfinex, the Hong Kong-based exchange, has added privacy-focused cryptocurrency Dash to its trading platform, offering exchanges in USD (DSHUSD) and Bitcoin (DSHBTC).

Dash is currently witnessing a historic rise in value, rising from $11 per coin at the beginning of the year to its current level of around $44 per coin.

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SoftBank, Sprint and TBCASoft to develop blockchain tech for wireless carriers

Announcements | March 7, 2017 By:

Sprint, SoftBank Group Corp. and California startup TBCASoft Inc. will partner to develop blockchain technology for wireless carriers.

TBCASoft is a startup company developing consortium-based blockchain technology specifically for telecommunication carriers. SoftBank, Sprint and TBCASoft will promote research and development with the aim of building a cross-carrier blockchain platform for various services,

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Blockchain loyalty startup Chain Of Points adds iPayYou CEO to board of advisors

Announcements | March 6, 2017 By:

Blockchain loyalty startup Chain of Points has appointed Gene Kavner to its board of advisors.

Kavner, whose startup facilitates bitcoin payments with merchants including Starbucks, said he was “honored” to join Chain of Points.

“Chain of Points is the clear leader in the Blockchain-loyalty market and has realized tremendous growth over the past few months,” he commented.

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Indian bitcoin firms form self regulatory body

Regulation | March 2, 2017 By:

Bitcoin startups Zebpay, Unocoin, Coinsecure and Searchtrade launched Digital Asset and Blockchain Foundation of India (DABFI), a self regulatory body for the orderly and transparent growth of virtual currency market.

The members plan to position DABFI to serve as a liaison between the industry and regulators,

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