Browsing the "Stellar" Tag

McCaleb’s Comeback: Breakups, Breakdowns and Stellar’s Big Break-Out

| Pete Rizzo

CoinDesk profiles Jed McCaleb, the early cryptocurrency evangelist who created Stellar, now the world's sixth-largest coin by market cap.

Stellar Gets Another Boost With TokenSoft ICO Services Expansion

| Nikhilesh De

In the latest good news for the crypto project, TokenSoft says it is launching support for token sales built on the Stellar network.

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Interstellar Arrives: Visa, Citi-Backed Chain Acquired By Stellar Startup

| Pete Rizzo

An acquisition that finds two of crypto's leading entrepreneurs teaming to back the world's sixth-largest blockchain has been confirmed.

IBM Debuts Stellar-Powered ‘Blockchain World Wire’ Payments System

| Daniel Palmer

IBM is taking its long-in-the-works blockchain-based payment system out of beta, with the launch of a product called Blockchain World Wire.

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IBM Is Helping Launch a Price-Stable Crypto With FDIC-Insured Funds

| Marc Hochstein and Ian Allison

The latest attempt to create a crypto pegged to the U.S. dollar, or stablecoin, combines 21st-century technology with an invention from the 1930s.

A Chain of Its Own: Mobile App Kik to Fork Stellar for Fee-Free Blockchain

| Brady Dale

Kik has decided that fees just won't work for its crypto token mission and has decided to fork stellar to create its own blockchain.

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Meetup’s Crypto Secret? Scams Are Running Rampant

| Leigh Cuen

Long-running groups using the popular social network are finding that separating education from financial advice isn't as easy as it sounds.


IBM Is Finally Getting Serious About Cryptocurrency

| Michael del Castillo

IBM is breaking from enterprise blockchain norms by publicly working with cryptocurrencies in a wide range of projects.

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Ethereum and Stellar? Kik’s Kin Token to Use Two Chains

| Brady Dale

While Kik said it would move its "kin" crypto tokens off ethereum and onto stellar, today it announced it was allowing the tokens to live on both.

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Stellar Goes In On Lightning with 2018 Launch Target

| Alyssa Hertig

Stellar isn't so far behind bitcoin in absorbing a faster and cheaper layer touted as the future of cryptocurrency payments.