London Stock Exchange Leads $20 Million Investment Round in Fintech Startup
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London Stock Exchange Leads $20 Million Investment Round in Fintech Startup

The London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) has led a $20 million investment round in fintech startup Nivaura, Reuters reported on February 27. According to the report, the British blockchain startup…

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Wirex Releases Major Platform Update, Adds 10 New Fiat Currencies
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Wirex Releases Major Platform Update, Adds 10 New Fiat Currencies

Digital payments firm Wirex has released a major update to its platform, launching Wirex 3.0. According to the company’s February 27 press release, 10 new fiat currencies have been added…

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Sony and Fujitsu To Use Blockchain to Fight Fake Educational Qualifications
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Sony and Fujitsu To Use Blockchain to Fight Fake Educational Qualifications

Sony Corp. and Fujitsu Ltd. have partnered to develop an encrypted database that will prevent Japanese proficiency documents from being forged. According to a February 26 report from the…

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Litecoin Foundation To Make Official Coin For Premier Kickboxing League
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Litecoin Foundation To Make Official Coin For Premier Kickboxing League

The Litecoin Foundation has entered into a partnership with premier kickboxing league Glory to become the official cryptocurrency for its online merchandise platform and international events. According to…

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Security Token Startup Templum Switches to Private Blockchains
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Security Token Startup Templum Switches to Private Blockchains

Templum, a security token startup, has decided to shift from public to private blockchains. According to the company’s February 25 announcement, enterprise software vendor Symbiont is building a…

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MonetaGo Switches From Hyperledger to R3’s Corda
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MonetaGo Switches From Hyperledger to R3’s Corda

MonetaGo, a software development company that builds private blockchains for financial institutions and central banks, has decided to switch from Hyperledger Fabric to R3’s Corda platform. According to a…

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2 Crypto Startups Want to Put the U.S. Used Card Market on a Blockchain
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2 Crypto Startups Want to Put the U.S. Used Card Market on a Blockchain

Two cryptocurrency non-profits, the Fusion Foundation and the Automotive eXchange Platform (AXP), have partnered to bring the U.S. used car market and its insurance and financing to a…

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Blockchain Startup Launches $80 Smartphone That Rewards Users With Crypto
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Blockchain Startup Launches $80 Smartphone That Rewards Users With Crypto

Electroneum, a London-based blockchain startup, has released the M1, an $80 Android phone with built-in cryptocurrency mining capabilities. The company announced the news at the Mobile World Congress…

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Abra CEO Says Private Blockchains Are Set to Fail
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Abra CEO Says Private Blockchains Are Set to Fail

Bill Barhydt, CEO of cryptocurrency wallet and investing app Abra, said that the idea of private blockchains, such as enterprise blockchain platforms, will “eventually fail miserably.” During Fortune’s “Balancing The Ledger”…

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Mobile Cryptopunk Game Introduces New Approach to Non-Fungible Tokens
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Mobile Cryptopunk Game Introduces New Approach to Non-Fungible Tokens

Glitch Goons, a multi-blockchain mobile game created by Estonian developers, has introduced a new system that will allow for generating free, scalable, and user-oriented DApps. The company said…

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