Survey Shows Overwhelming Support for Blockchain Tech by Financial Services Executive Boards

Survey Shows Overwhelming Support for Blockchain Tech by Financial Services Executive Boards The global business consulting and technology services provider Synechron conducted a survey in cooperation with capital markets research firm TABB Group on the topic of blockchain technology in financial services. Over 200 senior-level financial services and technology decision makers across the U.S., U.K.…

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New Ethereum Blockchain Consortium Could Run on Experimental Tech

New Ethereum Blockchain Consortium Could Run on Experimental Tech An enterprise consortium is exploring the possibility of using blockchain-based governance technology to help its members vote on various measures. According to sources, the newly formed Enterprise Ethereum group is considering a more distributed approach to self-management, rather than the more traditional leadership structure adopted by competing blockchain consortia…

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California Lawmakers Consider Barring Bitcoin from Charity Raffles

California Lawmakers Consider Barring Bitcoin from Charity Raffles A lawmaker in California has proposed prohibiting the use of bitcoin and other digital currencies in charitable raffles held by both private and non-profit organizations. California Senate Bill 741, submitted late last week by Senator Tony Mendoza, creates the regulatory framework for “a private, nonprofit organizations” that…

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Tezos Receives Funding for Smart Contact System from Polychain Capital’s Digital Currency Fund

Tezos Receives Funding for Smart Contact System from Polychain Capital’s Digital Currency Fund Tezos, a network protocol specializing in secure, future-proof smart contract systems, has been given a share of Polychain Capital’s $10 million digital currency fund. The fund, whose limited partners include Andreessen Horowitz and Union Square Ventures, was first announced in December of 2016,…

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Bitcoin Price Watch; A Good Session Ahead

Bitcoin Price Watch; A Good Session Ahead Another day, another dollar or ten in the bitcoin price. Things have started to move now and it looks as though we are going to get a pretty decent run as we head into the mid week activity. Price hasn’t done anything spectacular in terms of sustained momentum…

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Bitcoin Freelance Marketplace Rein Launches in Beta

Bitcoin Freelance Marketplace Rein Launches in Beta A peer-to-peer, bitcoin-only freelance marketplace called Rein has launched a beta version, bringing it one step closer to completion. The service could create a strong, uncensorable market for Bitcoiners to offer their skills online and earn a living in bitcoin. Also read: Openbazaar Integrates Tor – The Platform’s…

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