Overall amount of declared investment in bitcoin and blockchain startups comprised $42,63 million in January 2017, most of which accrues to blockchain infrastructure provider BitBury.Â
The first accelerator to seek startups focusing on banking and financial technologies was recently launched in Russia with selection criteria for the candidate projects including application of blockchain in depositing and settlements.
Bitcoin rollercoaster and the cryptocurrency’s near future, the continuing the DAO drama, new investment in bitcoin industry, partnerships and initiatives regarding blockchain technology and fintech â€“ all in ForkLog’s weekly overview. Bitcoin Price Over the course of past seven days, Bitcoin has shown the best of its famous volatility. A.
BitGo announced lauching a new service, which would allow the company’s customers to accept bitcoin transactions prior to their official confirmation on the blockchain.
A group of researchers and entrepreneurs from MIT Media Lab announced beta version of their encrypted daya platform Enigma will soon be released. The system has been in development since July 2015. It employs blockchain technology to maintait safe and secure sharing of sensitive data with third parties. The platform.