6 12, 2019

No Libra-style digital currencies without rules, say EU finance ministers – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-12-06T18:05:50+00:00 December 6th, 2019|Blockchain, cryptocurrencies, Cryptocurrency, digital currency, eBay, Europe, european commission, european union, Facebook, finance, Libra, Malta, payment system, stablecoin, stripe, Uncategorized, visa|

European Union finance ministers have agreed to a de facto ban on the launch in the region of so-called global “stablecoins” such as [...]

18 11, 2019

Facebook’s Libra code chugs along ignoring regulatory deadlock – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-11-18T17:50:22+00:00 November 18th, 2019|Apps, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Developer, Distributed Ledger, Facebook, Government, Libra, Libra Association, Payments, Social, TC, Uncategorized|

“5 months and growing strong” the Libra Association announced today in a post about its technical infrastructure that completely omits the fierce regulatory [...]

13 10, 2019

Why each Libra member’s mutiny hurts Facebook – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-10-13T17:13:48+00:00 October 13th, 2019|Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, eBay, eCommerce, Facebook, Government, Libra, Libra Association, mastercard, Payments, PayPal, Policy, Startups, stripe, TC, Uncategorized, visa|

There’s a strategic cost to the defection of Visa, Stripe, eBay, and more from the Facebook-led cryptocurrency Libra Association. They’re not just names [...]

6 07, 2018

The future of Ethereum looks bright – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-07-06T22:53:34+00:00 July 6th, 2018|blockchains, computing, cryptocurrencies, Cryptocurrency, distributed computing, ethereum, joseph lubin, Startups, TC, Uncategorized, vitalik buterin|

In what amounted to one of the most far-reaching and interesting conversations at TC Sessions in Zug, Ethereum masterminds Vitalik Buterin, Justin Drake, [...]

22 05, 2018

Drink-a-day startup Hooch raises $5M as it plans blockchain initiative – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-05-22T22:18:03+00:00 May 22nd, 2018|Apps, Cryptocurrency, Funding, Hooch, Lin Dai, Mobile, Startups, Uncategorized|

Right on the heels of launching its concierge service Hooch Black, Hooch announced today that it has raised $5 million in seed funding. [...]