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Brock Pierce, Mark Karpeles and the War of Words Over Mt Gox’s Future

| Nikhilesh De

Much has been made of a new attempt to launch the failed Mt. Gox exchange. What's true? CoinDesk's Nik De examines the details.


Brock Pierce: Bitcoin Foundation ‘Close To Running Out of Money’

| Joon Ian Wong

Meeting minutes, published yesterday, show board chairman Brock Pierce declaring that the Bitcoin Foundation is "close to running out of money".


Brock Pierce Elected Bitcoin Foundation Board Chairman

| Pete Rizzo

Venture capitalist Brock Pierce has been elected chairman of the board of directors at the Bitcoin Foundation.

Brock Pierce Announces Dollar-backed Cryptocurrency ‘Realcoin’

| Nermin Hajdarbegovic

The bitcoin entrepreneur has announced a new cryptocurrency backed one-to-one by US dollar reserves.


Brock Pierce to Bitcoin Foundation: I Will Not Step Down

| Stan Higgins

Bitcoin Foundation board member Brock Pierce has written a letter to the organisation, dismissing criticisms raised by the community.

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Bobby Lee, Brock Pierce Join Bitcoin Foundation’s Board of Directors

| Pete Rizzo

The Bitcoin Foundation has officially announced its two newest board members: Bobby Lee and Brock Pierce.

I Survived the Eternal Boy Playground, Will Puerto Rico?

| Bailey Reutzel

Brock Pierce is leading a herd of crypto entrepreneurs and investors to Puerto Rico and the island seems mostly welcoming. Is that the right move?

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Blockchain Capital Raises $7 Million for Startup Fund

| Pete Rizzo

Brock Pierce's Blockchain Capital has raised $7 million toward a second investment fund aimed at industry startups.


Realcoin Rebrands as ‘Tether’ to Avoid Altcoin Association

| Pete Rizzo

Brock Pierce-led startup Realcoin has clarified its purpose with a new name as the project enters private beta.

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Koinify Raises $1 Million for Smart Corporation Crowdfunding Platform

| Stan Higgins

Koinify has raised $1m in funding from IDG Capital Partners, Brock Pierce's AngelList syndicate, and zPark Ventures.