Google ex-chairman Eric Schmidt roots for Ethereum platform

Anirban Ghoshal

Former executive chairman of Google and billionaire Eric Schmidt has now publicly backed the Ethereum platform, which is a blockchain, ....

8 November, 2018

Unocoin founder arrested for running Bitcoin trading kiosk

Anirban Ghoshal

Cryptocurrency firm Unocoin’s co-founder Harish BV has been arrested by sleuths from the central crime branch for running ....

24 October, 2018
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Zebpay shuts downs cryptocurrency exchange in face of RBI ban

Anirban Ghoshal

Zebpay, a virtual-coin exchange platform and mobile wallet, on Friday, said that it was shutting down its cryptocurrency exchange ....

28 September, 2018

What’s behind Microsoft Azure’s new Ethereum-based feature

Anirban Ghoshal

Tech giant Microsoft has added a new Ethereum-based feature called Proof-of-Authority (PoA) to its Azure cloud platform as ....

8 August, 2018

How Tech Mahindra is stepping up its blockchain play

Anirban Ghoshal

Mumbai-based IT solutions provider Tech Mahindra is banking on a couple of newly-struck partnerships to scale up its presence ....

7 August, 2018

Why blockchain-based betting platform Augur is entering dangerous territory

Shweta Sharma

San Francisco-based Augur, which offers a blockchain-based platform to make predictions and bet on their outcomes, has raised ....

3 August, 2018
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This startup is using blockchain to pirate-proof music and films

Anirban Ghoshal

Imagine your most-anticipated indie movie debuting securely on a blockchain-powered app. And then add the virtual credits you ....

25 July, 2018

Cryptocurrencies may suffer breakdowns as they scale, warns central banks' group

Reuters

Cryptocurrencies are not scalable and are more likely to suffer a breakdown in trust and efficiency the greater the number of ....

18 June, 2018

Bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies may have a future in India after all

Anirban Ghoshal

Amid the recent doom and gloom, there might be a glimmer of hope for the cryptocurrency community in the country.  According ....

14 June, 2018

Bitcoin slumps to two-month low as regulatory, security concerns persist

Reuters

Bitcoin fell to a two-month low on Tuesday, sliding in three of the last four sessions on nagging regulatory and security concerns ....

13 June, 2018
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Steve Wozniak thinks Ethereum could become as influential as Apple

Anirban Ghoshal

Steve Wozniak thinks blockchain platform Ethereum has the potential to become as influential as Apple, the tech giant he co-founded ....

21 May, 2018

Amazon has just made its biggest push into blockchain yet

Anirban Ghoshal

Cloud computing firm Amazon Web Services (AWS) has partnered a startup incubated by Ethereum co-founder’s firm, in order ....

16 May, 2018

How blockchain firm Lucidity is trying to make digital advertising more transparent

Anirban Ghoshal

Blockchain firm Lucidity has launched its marketing analytics protocol on the Ethereum blockchain with the aim of bringing transparency ....

11 April, 2018

Blockchain startup Nuo Bank gets $250K from PayU India execs

Shweta Sharma

Mumbai-based blockchain startup Nuo Bank has raised $250,000 (Rs 1.6 crore) from payment gateway firm PayU India's chief executive ....

23 March, 2018

Belfrics, Ethereum co-founder's ConsenSys boost Andhra Pradesh's blockchain initiatives

Anirban Ghoshal

Vizag, or Visakhapatnam, is set to become India’s first blockchain hub, if everything goes according to plan. And, a bunch ....

7 March, 2018

Car rental platform Drivezy raises $5 mn by offering its own cryptocurrency

Anirban Ghoshal

Mumbai-based AS JustRide Tours and Travels Pvt. Ltd, which operates peer-to-peer car and bike rental platform Drivezy, has raised ....

14 February, 2018

Goldman Sachs says cryptocurrencies are doomed and most will fall to zero

Anirban Ghoshal

Bitcoin has already lost half its value in 2018 and a leading industry analyst thinks the worst is not over for the cryptocurrency ....

8 February, 2018

Hackers stole 10% of $4 bn raised in global ICOs: EY report

Anirban Ghoshal

Hackers have stealthily taken away as much as $400 million (10%) of the total $4 billion raised by startups all over of the world ....

8 February, 2018