Red Hat and BlockApps Partnernship Sees Enterprise Level Blockchain Development

In a press release shared jointly, Red Hat Software, ConsenSys and BlockApps announced the launch of a new offering called STRATO on Red Hat’s OpenShift container application platform. STRATO offers a single-node blockchain instance which will be where developers can test Ethereum blockchain applications in a sandbox.The STRATO RESTful API allows developers to connect applications to private, […]

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BitFury Invests in Pan-African Bitcoin Trading Platform BitPesa

Bitcoin mining giant BitFury has today announced a ‘strategic investment’ through its investment arm BitFury Capital in BitPesa, a Pan-African and universal payment and bitcoin trading platform. The BitFury Group, the best-funded miner in the Bitcoin industry through investments has today announced an investment of its own in African bitcoin payment and trading platform BitPesa. […]

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Bitcoin Price Corrective High

Bitcoin price was pushed higher by eager buying today. The price move shows signs of being a corrective advance that will soon give way to the declining scenario discussed in weekend analysis. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a 3-hour delay. Read the full analysis here. Not a member? Join now and receive a […]

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Russia’s Central Bank Establishes Blockchain Working Group

While Russian authorities and regulators take a notoriously hardline stance against Bitcoin, the country’s central bank has announced the establishment of a ‘working group’ that will seek to study distributed ledger or blockchain technology, the same underlying technology that powers Bitcoin. In a confirmed nod toward showing favorability toward blockchain technology and new financial technologies […]

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