Recent Blog Posts
Square added the ability to buy and sell Bitcoin through its Cash application. Cash is an application that allows you to instantly send and request money from friends. According to App Annie, Cash is the 30th most popular app in the Apple App Store. Even if the feature doesn't get much traction (which I doubt), this will bring more awareness (Streisand Effect) to the space.
I'm really excited to see the CME go live with Bitcoin Futures in the next few weeks. Many institutional investors aren't able to buy Bitcoin for two reasons: custodianship and "headline risk". At the moment, if you want to buy Bitcoin, you either custody the Bitcoin yourself using a hardware or paper wallet or you keep it in an exchange.
The Wall Street Journal published a report about a feud between Tezos’s founders and the president of the foundation. Since the report was published, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Tezos. The complaint accuses Tezos of violating US securities laws by selling unregistered securities and defrauding participants/investors.