Indian Bank Forcing Customers to Agree to Anti-Cryptocurrency Policy

An Indian bank is reportedly forcing customers to agree that they “will not deal with any transactions related to cryptocurrency including bitcoins” when signing up for an account. In addition, there are reports of banks blocking accounts of their existing customers if they are found to have made crypto-related transactions. Account Opening Agreement Amid banking restrictions imposed by India’s central […]

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PR: Postar – Public Chain Transaction Platform

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Recently, Postar, the world’s first public chain eco-transaction platform,has attracted the attention at home and […]

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Overstock.com VC Firm Invests $6 Million In Blockchain-Powered Social Network

Medici Ventures, the wholly-owned blockchain subsidiary of Overstock.com, was the sole investor at the Series A funding round of blockchain-powered social network Minds with an investment of $6 million. Blockchain Social Network Minds Raises $6 Million from Overstock.com’s Medici Ventures in Series A Round The previous seed round in 2013, and equity crowdfunding in 2017, raised $347,300 and $1 million, […]

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Women in Blockchain: A VC Guru Shares Her Journey

The technology industry has not been the friendliest to women, and while measures such as affirmative action have been enforced in recent years, not much has changed. According to a study conducted in March of this year, the proportion of women working in tech for Uber, Google and Microsoft stands at 15, 20 and 19 percent respectively. In the blockchain […]

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Venture Capitalists Back ICO – ChronoBank Crowdfunding Kickstarted with $1.1m VC Investment from AXL Strategic Partners – Blockchain News

Blockchain HR startup ChronoBank’s Initial Coin Offering (ICO) which opened only hours ago (December 15, 2016) has got off to a flying start on its first day with the announcement of $1.5 million AUD (approx $1.1m USD) in Venture Capital (VC)  funding from AXL Strategic Partners. A highly unusual move – as many VC find the ICO movement to be the […]

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OriginTrail ICO Reaches Hard Cap in Presale, Raises $22.5m in Just 18 Minutes – Blockchain News

OriginTrail announced Jan. 18 the end of the TRACE token crowdsale after successfully reaching the designated hard cap of USD 22.5 million. The project aims to use blockchain technology to bring transparency and accountability to supply chains around the world and fight persistent problems like counterfeit goods, food safety violations and sweatshops. OriginTrail launched its ICO presale on Jan. 15 […]

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