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.
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 breaking from enterprise blockchain norms by publicly working with cryptocurrencies in a wide range of projects.
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.
Stellar isn't so far behind bitcoin in absorbing a faster and cheaper layer touted as the future of cryptocurrency payments.
Stellar makes a bet that Keybase can port easy end-to-end encryption over to person-to-person payments in cryptocurrency.
A spate of major cryptocurrencies are looking to lightning network-like systems as part of an effort to scale their platforms for more transactions.
Mobius Network has raised $39 million in its token sale, opting to use the Stellar network instead of the more popular ethereum.
Having rallied 27 percent in the last 24 hours, Stellar's XLM token is eyeing a bullish breakout on the price charts.
The cryptocurrency market is showing early signs of possible recovery, with Ripple and Stellar performing best among the top 10 currencies.