Browsing the "Colored Coins" Tag

A Decentralized Bitcoin Exchange That’s Almost Decentralized

| Leigh Cuen

Bisq is launching a bitcoin-based token to pay code contributors and a DAO to manage payouts, all in service of further decentralizing the exchange.

‘Colored Coins’ Startup Coinprism Is Shutting Down

| Nikhilesh De

Coinprism was arguably ahead of its time, but much has changed on the tech and regulatory fronts since its debut in 2014, and the startup is closing.

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Bitcoin’s Lightning Network is Now Digital Asset Compatible

| Alyssa Hertig

Colored coins over Lightning? A demo mash-up of the two experimental bitcoin technologies went live today.

NASDAQ

Chain CEO: Nasdaq Partnership is No PR Stunt

| Pete Rizzo

Chain CEO Adam Ludwin discusses his company's newly revealed partnership with Nasdaq and its interest in blockchain technology.

Colored Coins

New Colored Coins Implementation Released After Standard Drive Abandoned

| Pete Rizzo

A recent attempt to standardize the development of the oldest bitcoin protocol for asset transfer has resulted in a new implementation.

P2P Money

LHV Bank Develops Wallet App Built on Bitcoin’s Blockchain

| Stan Higgins

Estonia’s LHV Bank has backed a project to create a financial services platform and money-transfer app that will utilize bitcoin.

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Gyft to Embrace ‘Radical’ Blockchain Concept in Gift Card Fraud Fight

| Pete Rizzo

Gyft CEO Vinny Lingham has announced plans for his mobile gift card company to use blockchain technologies.

Colu

eToro CEO Joins Board at Bitcoin Startup Colu

| Pete Rizzo

Fresh off $2.5m in seed funding, colored coins startup Colu has announced that eToro CEO Yoni Assia has joined its board of directors.

Colu

Spark Capital, Aleph Lead $2.5 Million Investment in Colored Coins Startup Colu

| Pete Rizzo

Colored coins startup Colu has raised $2.5m from former Twitter and Tumblr investor Spark Capital, VC firm Aleph and more.

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Crypto 2.0 Roundup: Kickstarting Colored Coins and a Public Policy Push

| Pete Rizzo

In this roundup, CoinDesk examines the community's efforts to reshape crypto 2.0's public policy and to inspire new colored coins development.