$430K in Confiscated Crypto to Be Sold Off by Irish Auction House

Cryptocurrencies seized by Belgian law enforcement from online drug dealers are to be put under the hammer by an Ireland-based auction house. Wilsons Auctions announced Monday that it has... Read more »

AngelList Spin-Off CoinList Announces First Token Sale of 2019

Token launch platform CoinList is rolling out its first offering of 2019. Announced Thursday, Ocean Protocol, a decentralized data-sharing protocol, is aiming to raise $8 million at 25 cents... Read more »

Don’t Expect Bitcoin’s Supply to Change, Says Core Maintainer Wlad van der Laan

Wladimir van der Laan, the lead maintainer of bitcoin’s most widely used software, has harsh words for those engaged in an ongoing debate about whether the cryptocurrency’s finite supply... Read more »

Digital Asset’s Europe Head Is Latest to Leave Enterprise Blockchain Startup

The upheaval continues at enterprise blockchain company Digital Asset (DA), with the news that Gavin Wells will step down from his role as head of Europe next month. Oliver... Read more »

Brazilian Bank Aims to Raise $15 Million Through Security Token Offering

A Brazilian investment bank is planning to raise millions of dollars through the offering of a security token. In an announcement Thursday, Banco BTG Pactual said it will back its... Read more »

Sequoia India Leads $3 Million Round for Token Startup Tackling ‘Fake News’

Venture capital firm Sequoia India has led a $3 million seed round for blockchain startup Band Protocol, which incentivizes reliable content producers with token rewards and staking. Announcing the... Read more »

Ohio Eyes Potential Blockchain Benefits in Real Estate Transactions

A group of county auditors in the U.S. state of Ohio has launched a study of the benefits blockchain tech might bring to property transactions. The County Auditors’ Association of... Read more »

Overstock CEO Electrifies at Investment Bank Oppenheimer’s Blockchain Event

“Warning! This is all risky, it may all fail.” That was how Patrick Byrne, CEO of Overstock, concluded his keynote about investing in blockchain at a Wednesday event in New... Read more »

Samsung Confirms Galaxy S10 Will Include Private Crypto Key Storage

Samsung’s latest flagship phone will include a dedicated secure storage function designed for cryptocurrency private keys. The Galaxy S10, formally unveiled Wednesday, includes a new function targeted toward cryptocurrency... Read more »

A DIY Bitcoin Lightning Node Project Just Hit Its 1.0 Milestone

A project aiming to empower people to build nodes that can send and route payments on bitcoin’s in-development lightning network has officially released version 1.0 of its code. Announced... Read more »