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Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
Blockstream raises $55M Series A to develop interoperable blockchain tech   —  Blockstream Raises $55 Million to Build Out Bitcoin's Blockchain  —  Blockstream has raised $55m in Series A funding to continue its work expanding the bitcoin code base for commercial use.
Feb 3, 2016, 4:30 PMIn context
Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
Chain issues first private investor shares using Nasdaq Linq blockchain platform   —  Chain Issues Investor Shares on Nasdaq Blockchain Platform  —  Blockchain startup Chain has issued shares to a private investor using Nasdaq's recently launched private markets blockchain solution, Linq.
Dec 30, 2015, 10:05 AMIn context
Stan Higgins / CoinDesk:
SEC charges former CEO of Bitcoin mining firm, GAW Miners, with conducting a Ponzi scheme that defrauded up to 10K people of about $19M   —  SEC Charges GAW Miners CEO Josh Garza With Securities Fraud  —  The US Securities and Exchange Commission has charged former GAW Miners CEO Josh Garza …
Dec 1, 2015, 7:55 PMIn context
Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
Winklevoss twins' Gemini bitcoin exchange gets NY regulator approval, starts trading Oct. 8   —  Bitcoin Exchange Gemini Approved for Launch in New York  —  Gemini, the much-anticipated bitcoin exchange led by entrepreneurs and investors Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, has received approval …
Oct 5, 2015, 2:30 PMIn context
Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
Texas man Trendon Shavers pleads guilty to securities fraud in $4.5M bitcoin Ponzi scheme   —  Bitcoin Ponzi Scheme Operator Pleads Guilty to Securities Fraud  —  Bitcoin Ponzi scheme perpetrator Trendon Shavers has plead guilty to securities fraud, a decision that reverses plea of not guilty submitted in March.
Sep 22, 2015, 10:20 AMIn context
Stan Higgins / CoinDesk:
Lawsuit says $1.8M worth of Bitcoin was stolen from BitPay as a result of phishing attack on the firm's CFO and CEO, insurer being sued over claims payout   —  BitPay Sues Insurer After Losing $1.8 Million in Phishing Attack  —  BitPay has filed suit against a Massachusetts insurance company …
Sep 18, 2015, 1:55 PMIn context
Pete Rizzo / CoinDesk:
The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission defines Bitcoin and other virtual currencies as commodities   —  CFTC Ruling Defines Bitcoin and Digital Currencies as Commodities  —  The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued its first action against an unregistered bitcoin …
Sep 17, 2015, 9:00 PMIn context
Grace Caffyn / CoinDesk:
Large bitcoin-mining firm BitFury backs BIP 100 block-size proposal, which now has 35% of the network's total hash rate   —  BitFury Backs BIP 100 Blocksize Proposal  —  The best-capitalised mining firm in bitcoin has waded into the block size debate - stating it must be resolved by consensus.
Aug 28, 2015, 3:45 PMIn context
Grace Caffyn / CoinDesk:
Former Bitcoin lead developer Gavin Andresen, others launch Bitcoin XT fork amidst heated community discussions over how to avoid 1MB block “capacity cliff”   —  Bitcoin ‘Forked’ in Controversial Bid to Resolve Scalability Question  —  Two of bitcoin's best-known developers …
Aug 17, 2015, 11:40 AMIn context
Yessi Bello Perez / CoinDesk:
Coinbase launches Instant Bitcoin buying and selling, protects against price volatility   —  Coinbase Launches Instant Bitcoin Buying and Selling  —  Coinbase has announced the launch of its Instant Exchange, which will allow users to buy and sell bitcoin whilst protecting them against the digital currency's price volatility.
Jun 17, 2015, 12:40 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Microsoft employees transform lives in biggest year yet for charitable giving  —  Giving program raised $125 million for nonprofits and schools around the world in 2015, including the company match of employee contributions.
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