Newspaper Ad Seeks Donations for Bitcoin Baby’s College Fund

News Despite being just one week old, Izabella Bowles carries great expectations upon her tiny shoulders. The baby, born on Jan. 6, will go to college when she’s older, if parents Wioletta and Peter can help it. What’s more, her future tuition fees will be paid for using what many believe to be the future of money – bitcoin. Also read: Thai Startup Atomicpay Launches Non-Custodial Crypto Payment Platform Wanted: Donors to Support Bitcoin Baby’s College Fund The listing in The Times looks a little different from those adjacent to it…

Bitmex Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Bitcoin on the Front Page of The Times Newspaper

Ten years ago on a day like today, the Bitcoin Genesis lock was mined. Bitmex has taken to the front page of Times Newspaper to thank Satoshi Nakamoto for the creation of Bitcoin. Bitcoin is exactly 10 years today. Back in October 2018, there was the decade anniversary of BTC. However, that was the anniversary for the original Whitepaper published by Satoshi Nakamoto. Today is exactly 10 years since the first Bitcoin came into existence. Hence, it is the decade-old anniversary of the mining of the cryptocurrency genesis block. Bitmex…

‘The Big Issue’ Newspaper Launches Blockchain Platform to Promote Impact Investing

The Big Issue, a street newspaper sold by the homeless in the U.K. and other countries, is launching a blockchain-driven platform to promote impact investing, The Financial Times reports Monday, Nov. 18. Three investment companies — UK Standard Life Aberdeen, U.S. Columbia Threadneedle, and AllianceBernstein — will join The Big Issue as founders of the platform dubbed The Big Exchange. According to the FT, it will offer 30 to 40 social and environmental impact funds, and is set to start working within six months. The potential investors will be charged…

Largest Chinese Newspaper to Launch Blockchain Lab After New Deal With Tech Company

The venture capital wing of the official newspaper of the Communist Party of China (CCP) — People’s Daily Online — has signed a deal for a strategic partnership on a blockchain laboratory Oct. 23, according to a press release. People’s Capital signed a deal with Shenzhen-based technology company Xunlei Limited. Per the terms of the agreement, the two companies will construct a laboratory for “technology innovation” at the People Capital’s Blockchain Research Institute. In addition to researching blockchain application in various use cases, the partners will also build a “high-level…

China’s Largest Newspaper Group to Launch Blockchain Laboratory

People Capital, the venture capital arm of People’s Daily Online — the official newspaper of the Chinese Communist Party — has signed an agreement with Xunlei Limited to use the blockchain technology for innovation and to empower the Chinese economy and the world at large. The alliance between the companies is part of a global partnership agreement signed earlier this year at the China-US Entrepreneur and Investment Summit, hosted by People’s Daily Online in the United States. People’s Daily Online is the online version of China’s largest newspaper, The People’s Daily,…