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Brian Curran

Blockchain writer, web developer, and content creator. An avid supporter of the decentralized Internet and the future development of cryptocurrency platforms.

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The Swell Conference Hosted by Ripple

The Swell Conference Hosted by Ripple

The Swell Conference — a global payment industry meetup of policy, technology, and payment experts — is currently ongoing and is hosted by Ripple in San Francisco. The second conference after the inaugural Swell Conference in Toronto last year, Swell has...
Bitmain Publishes IPO Prospectus

Bitmain Publishes IPO Prospectus

Bitmain — the Bitcoin mining and ASIC hardware giant — has officially filed its IPO prospectus with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) in a major step towards its public fundraising venture. Following a flurry of high-profile rumors and research into...
Cryptoinfluencers.io Rebrands to Hive.One

Cryptoinfluencers.io Rebrands to Hive.One

Cryptoinfluencers.io has recently rebranded to Hive.one as part of its transition to its phase 2 practical application of its influencer algorithm. Hive.one is a unique mathematical algorithm that maps how much attention individual influencers in the cryptocurrency...
Zaif Exchange Hacked for $60 Million

Zaif Exchange Hacked for $60 Million

Zaif — a Japanese cryptocurrency exchanged operated by Tech Bureau — has been hacked, totaling losses of more than $60 million in Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, and MonaCoin. Zaif is a licensed exchange under Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) regulatory...
Tezos Blockchain Officially Launches Today

Tezos Blockchain Officially Launches Today

Tezos — the self-amending smart contracts and dapp platform — officially launched its live mainnet today following a roughly 3 month Beta testing phase that began in late June. As one of the largest ICOs ever, Tezos was subsequently the subject of a...
BitBounce Attracting Serious User Adoption

BitBounce Attracting Serious User Adoption

BitBounce — a blockchain-based email spam service — has recently surpassed 600,000 active users and is growing at a monthly rate of roughly 12 percent, according to founder and CEO Stewart Dennis. With a similar model to Earn.com, BitBounce aims to...
The Looming Bitmain IPO

The Looming Bitmain IPO

Bitmain — the dominant Bitcoin mining giant — has been the subject of a flurry of recent news following its rumored Hong Kong IPO estimated to be worth $3 billion. Following a release (intentional or not) of Bitmain’s financial data, swirling rumors have...
Facebook Continues Push Into Blockchain

Facebook Continues Push Into Blockchain

Facebook has recently been making a push into the blockchain space with the formation of its blockchain unit headed by David Marcus — former Coinbase board member — in May. Recently, Facebook’s careers page posted a job opening for a Head of Business...
Casa Releases Lightning Node Hardware Product

Casa Releases Lightning Node Hardware Product

Casa — the multi-sig personal key management service — announced the release of its Casa Lightning Node yesterday. Functioning as a full Bitcoin and Lightning node hardware device, the Casa Node is designed to easily run your own Bitcoin and Lightning node...

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