US crypto-currency marketplace sees big gap in Africa
Paxful, a peer-to-peer marketplace for crypto-currencies, is looking to expand its business on the African continent.
Local blockchain initiative gets Silicon Valley backing
Riccardo `Fluffypony' Spagni announces a new open source blockchain protocol, Tari, being built to manage digital assets.
Illegal crypto-currency miners pocket $100m to date
We can expect an increase in malicious coin miners, driven by the prospect of financial gains and increased anonymity, says Helge Husemann of Malwarebytes.
As Bitcoin wobbles, mining rig firm plans $2bn IPO
Even though mining Bitcoins is 60% less profitable than in 2017, a crypto-currency mining rig supplier aims to raise up to $2 billion in an IPO.
Local start-up in deal to accept Bitcoin Cash at till points
Centbee partners with nChain to enable retailers to accept Bitcoin Cash at points of sale.
Blockchain Bootcamp in partnership with The Field Institute
The Blockchain Bootcamp will take place at the AlphaCode Club, in Sandton, on 29 May.
Blockchain Week glitz features Snoop Dogg, Lamborghinis
The three-day crypto event, which attracted nearly 8 000 people, had Lamborghinis lined at the entrance for a publicity stunt.