Abra founder Bill Barhydt now envisions that bitcoin micropayments and smart contracts, combined with IoT, can underpin a new type of consumer credit.
A blockchain startup headquartered in Sweden has raised $1.6 million in new funding.
The enterprise blockchain startup has raised another $40 million in funding and hired a former Microsoft executive.
Gaming firm Nexon has agreed to buy a majority stake in South Korea's Korbit cryptocurrency exchange for roughly $80 million.
IBM Ventures has its eyes on compliance and supply chain for its first cash investment in the blockchain industry.
Business blogger James Altucher provides a counter to cryptocurrency being "a solution in search of a problem," one strong enough to make him a bull.
Linda Xie's investment fund will leverage lessons learned working at Coinbase about scaling, governance and the importance of tech prowess.
ConsenSys, the ethereum-based blockchain development firm, has announced a $50 million venture capital fund for startups working with the technology.
China-based mining firm Bitmain is to receive a $50 million investment from major venture capital firms, according to a report.
A trio of notable blockchain funds including Polychain Capital and Pantera Capital are investing in a token sale for mobile messaging platform Kik.