Month: September 2018


Litecoin [LTC] releases its new v0.16.2; interesting tweaks observed in the protocol

On 8th September, a new version of Litecoin called Litecoin Core v0.16.2 was released, as announced by the official Medium blog for the cryptocurrency. The release contains minor tweak with added features, multiple bugfixes and improvement in performance and more. The update was also posted on Twitter by the official Twitter handle of the Litecoin […]


ICO is not a way to raise funds. It’s a way to start your network: Daniel Zakrisson, CEO at

Startupers should initially treat an ICO as a tool for growing their business rather than just raise funds. It is the opinion of a speaker at Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Stockholm: Daniel Zakrisson, CEO at Startup Accelerator. In the interview, he shares his perspective on the blockchain industry development in Sweden and gives tips […]


Alprockz Partners with Swiss Banks to Issue a New Stablecoin Backed by Swiss Franc

The Swiss company Alprockz AG announced the development of a new financial and technical tool, powered by the Ethereum blockchain-based platform to provide financial services by issuing ROCKZ stable coin. The Alprockz platform will allow users to benefit from a stable coin used for fast and economic monetary transfer around the world. Among the key […]


Ripple’s Brad Garlinghouse says, “We didn’t give money to Madonna”

Brad Garlinghouse, CEO of Ripple Labs Inc., recently appeared at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in San Fransisco, where he discussed various topics like, the future of Ripple, Satoshi vision, resistance to XRP, the SEC and the “Queen of Pop”, Madonna with Michael Arrington, Partner at Arrington XRP Capital, and host, Mike Butcher. Setting the context to […]


Ripple’s CEO discusses crypto crash, XRP’s future, speculative projects and more

On 5th September, Mike Butcher hosted a show featuring CEO of Ripple Labs Inc, Brad Garlinghouse and the Founder of Arrington XRP Capital, Michael Arrington, at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in San Francisco. They spoke about TransferWise, a U.K based global money transfer service, currency crash, XRP’s future, speculative projects and projects which solve real problems. […]


Ripple adds another partner to its bucket; offers same-day transfers out of Brazil

In a recent Twitter post, Ripple Labs announced their partnership with BeeTech, a Brazilian financial service. The company is born out of ideas that connect financial technology and innovation to transparency. The announcement read: “We’re thrilled to partner with BeeTech. Ripple supports them with payments infrastructure that enables them to rollout new products, offering same-day transfers […]


Ethereum [ETH] Co-Founder plans to revolutionize the media industry with ‘Civil’

Day two of TechCrunch Disrupt 2018 conference in San Francisco saw the entire ConsenSys team that including Ethereum Co-Founder Joseph Lubin, Chief Strategy Officer Sam Cassatt, and Chief Marketing Officer Amanda Gutterman, speak on the company’s growth architecture, the price and the company’s new pet project, Civil. Gutterman, who has helped in shaping ConsenSys into […]

Bitcoin [BTC] and Blockstream supporters ambushed by Roger Ver, video released without permission

On 6th September, one of the biggest proponents of Bitcoin Cash [BCH], Roger Ver uploaded a video shot during the Huobi Carnival in Korea wherein two members from the Bitcoin Core community talk about censorship, freedom of speech and related topics. During the event, Ver ambushed the two with his camera team and charged a surprise […]


Ethereum [ETH]’s Joseph Lubin discusses ConsenSys, cryptocurrency and blockchain

In the ongoing San Francisco edition of Tech Crunch Disrupt 2018, users and cryptocurrency holders had the opportunity to get a clear understanding of cryptocurrency, blockchain technology, and ConsenSys from the officials of the company including, Joseph Lubin, Sam Cassatt, and Amanda Gutterman. Lubin, who is also the Co-Founder of Ethereum, went on to talk […]