ChromaWay Doubles Down on Gaming With Antler Interactive Acquistion – CoinDesk

Blockchain startup ChromaWay acquired Antler Interactive, a European immersive game studio in a bid to build out its existing game catalog.  ChromaWay, the Stockholm-based blockchain services provider, plans to add Antler’s current suite of games to its own blockchain, Chromia, with the acquisition, a spokesperson from the company said. Antler will remain a separate company, […]

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Placeholder Leads $2 Million Seed Round for DeFi Services Provider Zerion – CoinDesk

Decentralized finance (DeFi) startup Zerion is building out its team with a $2 million investment from venture capital firms Placeholder, Blockchain.com Ventures and Gnosis. According to a press release, Zerion provides a number of financial services using decentralized protocols, including credit creation, insurance and asset management. The company says it is able to provide these […]

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Power Ledger, Indian Government to Boost Renewables With P2P Energy Trading Initiative – CoinDesk

Australian blockchain startup Power Ledger unveiled a plan to test a peer-to-peer solar energy trading platform in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh on Thursday. The pilot project, drafted by utility company UP Power Corporation Limited and the state’s New and Renewable Energy Development Agency, is aimed to enable households with solar panels on their […]

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Ethereum Scaling Fix Cuts Time to Create a Block in Half, Test Finds – CoinDesk

BloXroute Labs, a scalability-focused blockchain startup, was successfully able to reduce block propagation time on the Ethereum mainnet in half, according to a third-party tester. Blockchain advisory firm Akomba Labs ran bloXroute’s “Blockchain Distribution Network” (BDN) on an Ethereum node in Singapore between Nov. 11 and Nov. 27, finding that average block propagation time – […]

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Elliptic Brings AML Compliance to the Zilliqa Blockchain – CoinDesk

Blockchain monitoring startup Elliptic is providing anti-money laundering services to the Zilliqa blockchain and cryptocurrency. The partnership, announced Wednesday, means the London-based Elliptic will monitor transactions passing through Zilliqa, including those in Zilliqa’s ZIL crypto and in the upcoming Singaporean dollar-pegged stablecoin XSGD, set for release in December, according to a press release. Their goal: […]

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Unregistered ICO Issuer Gladius Shuts Down 9 Months After SEC Settlement – CoinDesk

Crypto startup Gladius Network LLC announced it would close its operations via a Telegram message on Thursday, several months after settling charges of selling an unregistered security with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The Washington D.C.-based firm reached a settlement with the SEC in February over its 2017 initial coin offering. As part […]

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DAO.Casino Is Now Known As DAOBet – CCN.com

Singaporean blockchain startup DAO.Casino is undergoing a radical rebranding strategy to transform into DAOBet. As of September 9th, 2019, this strategic rebranding will help pivot the renamed blockchain infrastructure provider from gambling and other games to place them in front of more relevant target markets. Strong Product, Now With A Brand Image To Match The […]

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