Why Ethereum Co-Founder Anthony Di Lorio Is Quitting Crypto And Selling His Firm

The bull market of 2021 has claimed numerous victims, including many crypto startups and whizzes. The latest is a former Ethereum co-founder Anthony Di Lorio, who’s leaving the industry. The Canada-native revealed he has ditched crypto partly because of safety concerns. Why Di Lorio Has Left The Crypto Space According to a Bloomberg report on… Continue reading Why Ethereum Co-Founder Anthony Di Lorio Is Quitting Crypto And Selling His Firm

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak loses Bitcoin scam case against YouTube

A recent court ruling said that video hosting giant YouTube is not responsible for cryptocurrency-related scams posted on its platform. Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak failed to support his lawsuit against YouTube over an advert using his image to promote a fake Bitcoin (BTC) giveaway, Bloomberg reports. Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Sunil Kulkarnia said… Continue reading Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak loses Bitcoin scam case against YouTube

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin becomes billionaire as Ether hits $3K

Vitalik Buterin, a co-founder of the world’s most popular smart contract platform, the Ethereum blockchain, has officially become a crypto billionaire. Buterin’s public Ether address, which he described as his main wallet back in 2018, has hit $1 billion on its balance following Ether’s meteoric rise above a $3,000 price mark on Monday. At the… Continue reading Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin becomes billionaire as Ether hits $3K

Polygon co-founder raises $2.2M for India COVID-19 relief

The cryptocurrency community has donated over $2.2 million to help India battle a resurgence in COVID-19 cases that has gripped the South Asian country over the past month.  Polygon co-founder Sandeep Nailwal established the COVID-19 relief fund to get more food, vaccines and medicine to those in need. On April 24, Nailwal called on his… Continue reading Polygon co-founder raises $2.2M for India COVID-19 relief

Lincoln Project co-founder Steve Schmidt grilled by Bill Maher after he quit the group in wake of John Weaver scandal

LINCOLN Project co-founder Steve Schmidt was grilled by Real Time host Bill Maher just hours after he quit in the wake of the John Weaver scandal. Maher quizzed Schmidt on the Project's finances but ducked out of asking the former co-founder about the John Weaver interview that rocked the anti-Trump Republicans. Despite reports that The… Continue reading Lincoln Project co-founder Steve Schmidt grilled by Bill Maher after he quit the group in wake of John Weaver scandal

Horizen Labs’ co-founder says CBDCs could raise Bitcoin awareness

Central bank digital currencies gained traction all over the world in 2020, as all the world’s biggest economies considered producing their own digital money. But how will CBDCs affect Bitcoin (BTC) if every country comes out with its own? Dean Steinbeck, co-founder and chief operating officer of Horizen Labs, posited that Bitcoin’s core atmosphere would… Continue reading Horizen Labs’ co-founder says CBDCs could raise Bitcoin awareness

Ripple co-founder Jed McCaleb sold $400 million worth of XRP in 2020

Stellar CTO and Ripple architect Jed McCaleb cashed out a whopping $411 million in XRP in 2020, according to an updated report from blockchain analytics account Whale Alert.  McCaleb sold 1.2 billion XRP throughout the year at an average price of $0.34 per coin — amassing close to half a billion dollars. The sum reportedly… Continue reading Ripple co-founder Jed McCaleb sold $400 million worth of XRP in 2020

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin advises against Peter McCormack investment strategy

Quick take 1 minute read Vitalik Buterin, the co-founder of the second biggest crypto project in the industry Ethereum has recently advised against a crypto investment style that did the rounds on Twitter. Peter McCormack loaned just over $46,000 in order to purchase the leading cryptocurrency which was a topic of discussion amongst crypto Twitter. … Continue reading Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin advises against Peter McCormack investment strategy

IOST Co-Founder Tech Talk at the IEEE Kansai Chapter in Japan

In the 2020 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Kansai Chapter, Terence (Terry) Wang–the co-founder of IOST, was invited as a Communications Society Distinguished Lecturer. He offered a tech talk to society members, students, university personnel, and members of the public interested in learning more about the blockchain and its benefits on Oct 28. IEEE and… Continue reading IOST Co-Founder Tech Talk at the IEEE Kansai Chapter in Japan

Third Crypto Co-Founder Behind $25 Million ICO Scam to Plead Guilty

Sohrab Sharma, one of the co-founders of cryptocurrency firm Centra Tech facing charges related to a $25 million initial coin offering scam, is reportedly planning to plead guilty.  According to a July 13 report from Bloomberg, Sharma may avoid a November trial date as his lawyers told a federal judge he would be interested in… Continue reading Third Crypto Co-Founder Behind $25 Million ICO Scam to Plead Guilty

BET co-founder calls for $14T in reparations for black Americans

Dr. Alveda King on riots: Violence is never justified Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s niece Dr. Alveda King discusses her uncle’s non-violent approach to protests during the civil rights movement and how Americans today should take the same approach. BET co-founder Robert L. Johnson called for $14 trillion in reparations for every descendant of African… Continue reading BET co-founder calls for $14T in reparations for black Americans

Reddit’s Co-Founder Believes We Are In ‘Crypto Spring’

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian has described the virtual currency ecosystem firmly sitting in “crypto spring,” emphasizing the strength of development surrounding meaningful applications for blockchain technology. In an interview with Yahoo Finance published May 23, Ohanian stated: “We really do see a crypto spring right now in terms of top-tier engineers, product developers, designers, building… Continue reading Reddit’s Co-Founder Believes We Are In ‘Crypto Spring’

Ethereum Co-Founder Pronounces 20th Century World Order Dead

Ethereum co-founder and founder of Cardano, Charles Hoskinson, pronounced “the economic order of the 20th century” dead in a recent YouTube livestream. By “the economic order of 20th century”, Hoskinson means a centralized hierarchical economy that was built through “a series of treaties” made by a few great powers, this economy was built for the… Continue reading Ethereum Co-Founder Pronounces 20th Century World Order Dead

Bitmain Co-Founder Initiates Legal Fight to Return to Control Over Company

Co-founder of crypto mining giant Bitmain, Micree Zhan Ketuan, has initiated court proceedings against the company shareholders in a bid to restores his voting control of the firm. As BNN Bloomberg reported on Jan. 3, Zhan asked a Cayman Islands court to discredit Bitmain’s shareholders’ decision to convert the mining company’s Class B shares to… Continue reading Bitmain Co-Founder Initiates Legal Fight to Return to Control Over Company

Ethereum Co-Founder Reportedly Sells 90k ETH To U.S. Cryptocurrency Exchange

Ethereum (ETH) co-founder and core developer, Jeffrey Wilcke, has reportedly sent 92,000 ETH ($11.5 million) to U.S. cryptocurrency exchange Kraken on Dec. 25. While Cointelegraph reported early today about concerns that Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin could be planning to sell $25 million worth of the cryptocurrency, a tweet sent by Jeffrey Wilcke indicates otherwise. Source… Continue reading Ethereum Co-Founder Reportedly Sells 90k ETH To U.S. Cryptocurrency Exchange

OneCoin Co-Founder Pleads Guilty, Faces up to 90 Years in Jail

Konstantin Ignatov, co-founder of alleged crypto scam OneCoin, has pleaded guilty to participation in the multi-billion dollar fraud. According to a BBC report on Nov. 14, Ignatov signed a plea on Oct. 4 and now faces up to 90 years in prison. The news was made public on Nov. 12, the BBC says. After being… Continue reading OneCoin Co-Founder Pleads Guilty, Faces up to 90 Years in Jail

Bitmain Co-Founder Dismissed Of All Roles In Unexpected Decision

In what is an unexpected move, the Beijing-based bitcoin mining giant Bitmain has ousted the co-founder and executive director Micree Ketuan Zhan. According to an internal email sent to staff, another co-founder, and now chairman of the board of Bitmain, Jihan Wu sent an email with the subject matter of “important notice” to all staff,… Continue reading Bitmain Co-Founder Dismissed Of All Roles In Unexpected Decision

Andreessen Horowitz Co-Founder: Crypto a Solution to Web’s Challenges

Marc Andreessen, co-founder of venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, has said that cryptocurrencies could solve some of the internet’s biggest challenges. According to a report by The Wall Street Journal on Sept. 1, Andreessen was speaking at a private conference organized by Andreessen Horowitz that hosted officials from the United States Treasury Department and financial… Continue reading Andreessen Horowitz Co-Founder: Crypto a Solution to Web’s Challenges

Messari Co-founder Says Bitcoin Could Mimic Gold’s Previous Boom-Bust Before A Parabolic Rise ⋆ ZyCrypto

The cryptocurrency industry is wildly known for its topsy-turvy nature. However, this year bitcoin has had an outstanding price-performance compared to 2018’s crypto winter. Bitcoin recorded a 17-month high in June above $13000. Afterward, bitcoin has been testing the $12,000 then recoiling back to $11,000 zone on multiple occasions. At press time, bitcoin is down… Continue reading Messari Co-founder Says Bitcoin Could Mimic Gold’s Previous Boom-Bust Before A Parabolic Rise ⋆ ZyCrypto

Wiki’s Co-Founder Larry Sanger on Internet, Blockchain and Knowledge

Intellectual of the innovative industry, innovator of the concept of intellectuality, experimentator with technologies and educator by dedication, before co-founding Wikipedia in 2001, Larry Sanger studied and taught philosophy, being interested especially in epistemology — i.e., the science of knowledge. It was in college that he started thinking of the internet as a potential way… Continue reading Wiki’s Co-Founder Larry Sanger on Internet, Blockchain and Knowledge

Bitcoin [BTC]: ‘Toxic Culture’ feud grows as Blockstream co-founder blocks Samson Mow on Twitter

Over the past 48 hours, the Bitcoin community has been largely divided due to its contrasting opinions on the prevalent Bitcoin [BTC] culture on social media. A large part of the community had deemed itself “toxic,” in terms of how new people in the community were treated, whereas some suggested that few people simply did… Continue reading Bitcoin [BTC]: ‘Toxic Culture’ feud grows as Blockstream co-founder blocks Samson Mow on Twitter

Netflix co-founder Marc Randolph has book out in September

An upcoming book by Netflix co-founder Marc Randolph turned out differently than he had expected. Randolph's "That Will Never Work" is coming out Sept. 17, Little, Brown and Company announced Tuesday. Randolph had intended to write a how-to book, but ended up writing more about his life, working in lessons he learned along the way.… Continue reading Netflix co-founder Marc Randolph has book out in September

Kenetic Co-Founder: Bitcoin to Trade at $30,000 by Late 2019, Regardless of Bitcoin ETF

The co-founder at Hong Kong-based blockchain investment firm Kenetic has predicted that bitcoin (BTC) will rally as high as $30,000 by the end of 2019. Kenetic Capital’s Jehan Chu provided his stance on major issues around bitcoin in an interview with “Bloomberg Markets: Asia” published on May 28. According to Chu, bitcoin will continue its… Continue reading Kenetic Co-Founder: Bitcoin to Trade at $30,000 by Late 2019, Regardless of Bitcoin ETF

Brave co-founder and CEO hints at web3 integration for Brave browser in a few months

Brave Browser, an open-source web browser based on the Chromium web browser, and its utility token, BAT has been making headlines with updates pertaining to the project’s development and the token’s price surge. The CEO and co-founder, Brendan Eich tweeted at a software engineer at Ethereum regarding the integration of Web3 for the browser. The… Continue reading Brave co-founder and CEO hints at web3 integration for Brave browser in a few months