27 May 2015 01:04

The new advisory board of Xapo consists of three great financial leaders: Dee Hock, the founder of Visa, John Reed, ex-CEO of Citibank, and Lawrence H. Summers, ex-Secretary of the Treasury.

26 May 2015 23:09

The State of New Jersey finally reached a settlement with Tidbit, a company founded by an MIT student Jeremy Rubin. In 2013 Rubin (who now works for the MIT Media Lab) created a program that allowed website owners to use the computers of the website visitors to mine bitcoins. Now Rubin agreed “to stop accessing computers without owners consent”.

26 May 2015 18:54

A Canadian gold metals exchange, BitGold will pay $42 million for the Jersey-based vaulting service GoldMoney. This move will allow blockchain-using company to significantly widen their client base.

26 May 2015 12:47

From Tuesday, 26 May, three bookstores run by the Simon Fraser University in the student campuses of Burnaby, Surrey and Vancouver, will accept bitcoins and launch bitcoin ATMs.