Category: Business

Coinbase

Shakeup: Coinbase COO Asiff Hirji Leaving the Cryptocurrency Exchange

The 2019 leadership shakeup at U.S. cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has just seen its next bit of turnover. On May 31st, the company...

/ June 1, 2019 / 0 Comments
Facebook

Facebook’s Latest Hiring Spree Stirs More Speculation About its Cryptocurrency

Facebook's hiring spree continues as speculation about its digital currency continue to rise. The social media giant has reportedly tapped two former...

/ May 15, 2019 / 0 Comments
Square Cash App

Square Cash App: Bitcoin Revenue Hits $65 Million in Q1 2019

Silicon Valley payments power Square released its Q1 2019 shareholder report this week and accordingly revealed that its bitcoin revenues saw a...

/ May 3, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bakkt

NYSE Backers ICE Acquire Crypto Custody Play to Boost Bakkt’s Future

New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) owner-operators Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE) have made yet another big move to bootstrap the launch of its...

/ April 30, 2019 / 0 Comments
Nike Crypto

Nike Coin? Nike Files Trademark Application for “Cryptokicks”

American footwear giant Nike filed a trademark application that suggests the company could have major cryptocurrency plans coming down the pike. That...

/ April 26, 2019 / 0 Comments
Ledger Live Mobile App

Ledger Appoints New CEO & Receives $2.9 Million Samsung Investment

One of the most notable names in the crypto ecosystem, French cybersecurity startup Ledger, has had a whirlwind of the past few...

/ April 25, 2019 / 0 Comments
Coinbase

Crypto Giant Coinbase Shutters Chicago Division After Non-Stop Growth

Coinbase has been on a tear for the past 12 months. Even amid a grueling downturn in Bitcoin markets, the firm, valued...

/ April 24, 2019 / 0 Comments
Serena Williams

Serena Williams Quietly Funds Coinbase, But Don’t Be Surprised

In the eyes of many, crypto- and blockchain-related venture capitalism is relegated only to big-name funds, such as Andreessen Horowitz, Peter Thiel's...

/ April 23, 2019 / 0 Comments
Facebook Blockchain

Bitcoin Diehard Tim Draper Looks To Invest In Facebook’s Crypto Project

As the Bitcoin bear ran its course over 2018 and early-2019, Facebook began to quietly bolster its efforts in the blockchain and...

/ April 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Facebook Blockchain

Facebook Reportedly Eyeing Raise of Up to $1 Billion for Its Cryptocurrency

Global social media heavyweight Facebook is reportedly seeking as much as $1 billion USD in venture capital backing for its forthcoming cryptocurrency....

/ April 9, 2019 / 0 Comments