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Ripple Brings XRP to the Music Industry, Backs Startup in Santa Monica, California

Ripple says it’s backing a startup that aims to shake up the music industry using the digital asset XRP. The new company, Raised in Space Enterprises, is founded by Ithaca Holdings and led by Zach Katz, who is the former CEO of the world’s third largest music publisher BMG, which was sold to Sony in 2008. Continue reading Ripple Brings XRP to the Music Industry, Backs Startup in Santa Monica, California

Crypto Startup Power Ledger Takes Flak for Rewarding Rogue Bounty Hunters

An Australian blockchain-based peer-to-peer electricity trading startup is on the receiving end of criticism for rewarding bounty hunters who used unscrupulous means to drive interest in its crypto token. Continue reading Crypto Startup Power Ledger Takes Flak for Rewarding Rogue Bounty Hunters

South Korean Startup Presto to File Constitutional Appeal Against Local ICO Ban

A South Korean blockchain startup, Presto, will reportedly file a constitutional appeal over the county’s ban on Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), South Korean economic media outlet Sedaily reports Dec. 6. Continue reading South Korean Startup Presto to File Constitutional Appeal Against Local ICO Ban

Crypto Custody Startup Raises $8 Million from ConsenSys & Two Sigma Ventures

Venture firm Two Sigma and Ethereum development studio ConSensys have invested $8 million into digital asset custody solution provider Trustology, Business Insider reports. Both investors would be joining Trustology’s board of directors. Continue reading Crypto Custody Startup Raises $8 Million from ConsenSys & Two Sigma Ventures