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Blockchain ledgers can potentially bypass today's centralised financial infrastructure, according to a report by BBVA Research US.
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Former Luxembourg Cabinet minister Jean-Louis Schiltz examines whether it might be possible for one place to emerge as the world's bitcoin hub.
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New voices from the FinTech community joined ongoing debates in the bitcoin and blockchain space at yesterday's Keynote 2015 conference.
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US presidential candidate Rick Perry has stated he supports "regulatory breathing room" for digital currencies such as bitcoin.
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Schedule of presenters and sessions for Coin Congress San Francisco 2015.
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A new editorial penned by Deutsche Bank Research suggests banks should seek to leverage blockchain technologies in an effort to improve services.
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I am writing a Business plan and trying to explain Bitcoin to people for the first time in a quick summary, please help me to improve this , important people will see this and it should help Bitcoin be more adopted in the world. We must hold seminar in some area of the world showing people use bitcoin for their bussiness. But it costs for us. I want you to support us to develop this plan. Best regurds. Bitcoin wallet: 12EdqhZXsgM1EHfaTp39CUcFPpVq77dMPR
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In a new interview, tØ co-founder John Tabacco opens up about Overstock's blockchain offerings for Wall Street and its working relationship with ICBC.
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Press Release: Coin Congress announces an exclusive preview of the documentary, Life on Bitcoin, during its return to San Francisco August 12th - 13th.
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"People may also begin to fall in love with their virtual reality partners"
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A new partnership between Bing Rewards and startup Tango Card will let users of the search engine receive rewards in bitcoin.
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Long one of the most ambitious projects in the industry, decentralized application platform Ethereum is set to open to the public tonight.
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Managing Partner of Blockchain Capital & Chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation
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Brock Pierce is a venture capitalist and serial entrepreneur best known for pioneering the market for digital currency. He is a founder and Managing Partner of Blockchain Capital and Chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation. Blockchain Capital has invested in more than 30 blockchain enabling technology companies. Pierce is also a founder, advisor, or board member of GoCoin, Tether, ZenBox, Blade Financial, Expresscoin, Noble Markets, BitGo, ChangeTip, BlockStreet, Coin Congress, and Plug and Play. He is a sought-after commentator on the Bitcoin economy and was elected to the Bitcoin Foundation Board in 2014. Pierce is a BitAngels city leader and runs a top AngelList Syndicate. As an entrepreneur Pierce raised more than $200 million for the companies he founded and led more than 30 acquisitions throughout his career. 

Pierce’s entrepreneurial activities have been focused in the areas of digital currencies like Bitcoin, virtual worlds, gaming, payments, and ad tech. He is the founder of IMI Exchange, the worlds leading digital currency marketplace for games with sales exceeding US$1 billion annually, which raised over $100 Million from blue chip investors such as Goldman Sachs and Oak Investment Partners; ZAM, one of the world’s largest media properties for gamers with more than 15 million monthly users which was sold in January 2012 to Tencent; IGE, the company credited with pioneering the market for digital currency in online games, which generated $100 million in revenue in 2006 and was sold in early 2007. He is also a founder of Xfire 2.0, Playsino, Five Delta (Sold to OTCBB: SCRI), Evertune, GamesTV, and Digital Entertainment Network. 

Pierce is also an active supporter of non-profit and advocacy organizations and is a member of Clinton Global Initiative. He has also been a guest lecturer at the Milken Global Conference, Singularity University, Stanford, USC, and UCLA.

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  • Blockchain Capital
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