The Death of the ICO (And 4 Other 2018 Predictions)

The year of interoperability? Or enterprise digital asset adoption? Both futures might be on the table for 2018, according to Ripple's CTO.

The U.S. House of Representatives Capital Markets, Securities, and Investments Subcommittee Holds First Cryptocurrency...

The Capital Markets, Securities, and Investments Subcommittee of the United States House of Representatives Financial Services Committee held their first hearing on cryptocurrency in the House on Wednesday, March 14th.  The hearing was entitled “Examining Cryptocurrencies and ICO Markets.”  The hearing’s memorandum stated, “The Subcommittee will conduct an overview of the cryptocurrency and Initial Coin […]

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Abra CEO Bill Barhydt’s Simple Theory for What Caused 2017’s Bitcoin Boom

Bill Barhydt is the CEO of Abra, which is a “crypto bank” built on a system of Bitcoin and Litecoin smart contracts that allows users to hold pretty much any fiat currency as digital cash on their smartphones. In a recent, wide-ranging interview with angel investor Jason Calacanis on This Week in Startups, Barhydt was […]

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2018 and Beyond: Tokens Are Slowly Eating the Firm

Think DAOs and tokens are just a joke? This lawyer believes they may be coming to bring an open-source ethos to your business model.

Crypto Tourism Is Growing – For Better or Worse

From luxury cruises to Middle East startup tours, crypto enthusiasts are traveling the world, but it's not always seen in a positive light.

Say Hello to SmartDrops: The New Way to Give Away Crypto Money

Can smarter airdrops help crypto projects build communities and keep speculation at bay?

Global Securities Watchdog Warns Investors on ICO Risks

An organization of global securities regulators has issued a notice alerting investors to the perceived risks associated with initial coin offerings.

The Fight Over Masternodes: The WTF New Way to Earn Money With Crypto

There's a battle going on and it displays how popular masternodes have become. But wait, what's a masternode? And how can you earn money with one?

FundFantasy Aims To Be The DraftKings of Finance, Without The Downside

Daily Fantasy Games are big right now. They are bigger when football season is ongoing, but they are big all year nonetheless. FundFantasy wants to leverage that but for stocks and other financial services rather than sporting events. FundFantasy isn’t a simple simulated investment platform but rather you join leagues and compete against other fantasy […]

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ICOs: The Beauty, the Beast and JFK

What did ICOs get right in 2018? What went wrong? Attorney and entrepreneur Christine Duhaime unpacks a chaotic year.