September 16, 2021

Bitcoin and the crypto market is once again crashing hard

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By John Russell From TechCrunch It’s not been a pretty year for anyone who owns Bitcoin, but the last 24 hours has been a period to forget as the cryptocurrency dropped below $100 billion in market cap for the first time in more than a year. You have to go back to the end of […]

Can EOS revolutionise the world of cryptocurrency?

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BY MARIA KONASH  From Coin Speaker EOS is a relative newcomer to the cryptocurrency market, however the new kid on the block could be set to make waves and change the crypto world as we know it. Hailed as the ‘Ethereum killer’, it’s time to discover what all the fuss is about, and if EOS […]

Investors bet $4 billion on a cryptocurrency startup

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By Paul Vigna From WSJ Block.one’s sale of its EOS digital tokens dwarfs other coin sales—and most of this year’s IPOs A start-up company based in the Cayman Islands is on track to raise more than $4 billion through a yearlong sale of digital tokens—the largest fundraising of its kind. What buyers of the tokens […]

Here’s what we know about Block.one, which created the world’s 5th largest cryptocurrency in just a year

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By SAM JACOBS From Business Insider Commonwealth Bank surprised the market this morning with the announcement that CFO Rob Jesudason is resigning, effective immediately. It appears to be awkward timing for the bank, given that Jesudason made the cut in late-March after new CEO Matt Comyn took an axe to the executive team. And Jesudason’s […]

A cryptocurrency with “No Purpose” has raised $700M

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By PYMNTS One of the hottest cryptocurrency investments of 2017, a startup called block.one, has raised $700 million selling a digital token that has “no purpose.” According to The Wall Street Journal, this is the largest initial coin offering to date, with block.one’s market value now at around $4.5 billion. The sale of the token, called […]

What you don’t know about Bitcoin can hurt you

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BY STAN SCHROEDER From Mashable Money is pretty simple nowadays: A piece of paper or a digital asset that you can exchange for goods and services. Someone else takes care of all the fine print. Some kind of central authority issues the money, calculates its value, and makes sure that that wire transaction you’ve sent […]

EOS token distribution generates over US$185 Million in first five days

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GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, July 1, 2017 /CNW/ — block.one, the developer of EOS.IO software, a new blockchain operating system designed to support commercial-scale decentralized applications, today has successfully received 651,902 ether (“ETH”), which is approximately US$185 million, in the first five days of its 341-day long token distribution. In exchange, 200 million EOS ERC-20 compatible […]

New images of the Colorado River flowing into the Sea of Cortez for the first time In 16 years

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From Business Insider When the Minute 319 “pulse flow” began in March 2014, it was not clear whether the effort would be enough to reconnect the Colorado River with the Sea of Cortez. Some hydrologists thought there might be just enough water; others were less optimistic. NASA Earth Observatory It turns out the optimists were […]