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Blockchain-based VXPASS selected to manage and verify digital records for COVID-19 vaccination rollout for Kingdom of Lesotho

VXPASS,  a blockchain-based platform built to manage, store and verify records for global COVID-19 vaccination programs, today announces that it has reached an agreement with the Sesiu sa Tšoele le beta Poho Fund (SESIU), the public-private partnership responsible for the rollout of COVID-19 vaccinations across the land-locked African nation of Lesotho, to provide the digital […]

Compliance expert Sam Azad abandons traditional financial sector for digital asset space

Global financial services organisation, Fabriik, announces its latest leadership recruit to their ever-growing team, with Sam Azad joining  as Chief Compliance Officer. Azad brings to the table over 18 years’ experience in Compliance having worked not only at UK regulator, the Financial Services Authority, but also, at household name financial institutions including; KPMG, JP Morgan, […]

Ayre Group Ventures completes investment in social marketplace company Mijem

TORONTO, Canada – April 6, 2021 – Mijem Inc., the Canada-based social media and technology company, today announces that it has closed an investment from noted technology entrepreneur Calvin Ayre, founder of venture capital firm Ayre Group Ventures and blockchain conglomerate CoinGeek.  Mijem will use the investment to support the company’s ambitious growth agenda, which […]

Handcash introduce Duro: a universal currency for apps and games

Handcash, Bitcoin payment provider and wallet, are known for tackling difficult user experience problems and have already introduced NFC phone-to-phone, tap-to-pay Bitcoin payments, $handles, Output Bills, NFC backups and a keyless wallet. All those are aimed at removing payment frictions so anybody, even those outside the cryptocurrency space, can use HandCash as an easy-to-operate money […]

Bitcoin Association launches Introduction to Bitcoin Development online course at Bitcoin SV Academy

Bitcoin Association, the Switzerland-based global industry organisation that works to advance business with the Bitcoin SV blockchain, today announces the official launch of the Introduction to Bitcoin Development course at Bitcoin SV Academy. The course is available free of charge and can be accessed from today at http://bitcoinsv.academy Introduction to Bitcoin Development is part of […]

Blockchain start-up Vaionex Corporation led by University of Cambridge students completes seed funding round with Two Hop Ventures

NEWARK, Delaware – February 16, 2021 – Vaionex Corporation, a blockchain start-up founded by students from the University of Cambridge, today announces that it has completed a seed funding round with Two Hop Ventures, a Dutch venture capital firm focused exclusively on investing in Bitcoin SV start-up. The investment will be used to support and […]

Bitcoin Association grows global team with two new hires

Bitcoin Association, the Switzerland-based global industry organisation that works to advance business with the Bitcoin SV blockchain, today announces that it has made a pair of strategic additions to its global team, as it works to improve enterprise awareness and adoption of Bitcoin SV. Bitcoin Association has hired Lizette Louw as a content marketing specialist […]

Bitcoin Association appoints first China-based technical outreach specialist to increase enterprise awareness of Bitcoin SV

Bitcoin Association, the Switzerland-based global industry organisation that works to advance business with the Bitcoin SV blockchain, today announces that it has appointed Aaron Zhou as its first China-based technical outreach specialist. Zhou’s hire is the latest addition to a growing team of technical and business outreach professionals within Bitcoin Association, dedicated to improving enterprise […]