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Online Payments Platform Payoneer to Acquire Munich-based optile, a Firm that Enhances Payment Acceptance Processes

Payoneer, an established online payments platform that helps organizations and individuals across the globe to grow their business, revealed on December 10 that it has decided to acquire optile, a Germany-headquartered technology firm that enhances payment acceptance processes for consumers globally. Established in 2010, optile’s… Read More

Coinbits: Teenaged Bitcoin Millionaire Who Declared Bitcoin “Dead” Building Platform to Make Crypto Trading “Tangible and Tactile”

Legendary Bitcoin boy millionaire Erik Finman is building a cryptocurrency investment platform he hopes will make cryptocurrency trading “more tangible and tactile” for the average person. “A huge factor preventing bitcoin from going into a bull run is its difficulty to buy. It’s not uncommon… Read More

P2Binvestor Teams Up With Pacific Mercantile Bank to Offer Customer-Tailored Lines of Credit For California Businesses

Marketplace lender P2Binvestor (P2Bi) announced on Thursday it has collaborated with Pacific Mercantile Bank to offer custom-tailored lines of credit to California-based businesses. According to P2Bi, the first such business to benefit from this newly formed fintech and bank relationship was a company with more than… Read More

Australian Electronic Payments Company SimplePay Secures US$5 Million Private Capital Investment From Fluce Capital & Versatile Group

SimplePay, an electronic payments company that’s headquartered in Australia, announced on Monday it secured a $5 million private capital investment from Fluce Capital and Versatile Group. Founded in 2012, SimplePay claims it is a leading payment technology company, specializing in card payment processing around the… Read More

Citing Low and Volatile Crypto Prices, Argo “Temporarily” Drops Cloud Mining Program

Due to “challenging conditions” in crypto markets, Argo Blockchain (LSE:ARB), a cryptomining firm that went public in the UK last year, is no longer accepting new customers for its “mining-as-a-service” program (also known as “cloud mining”), and will terminate all contracts as of April 1,… Read More

Kraken Supporting “Volatile” Forked Coin of Bitcoin Cash Despite “Many Red Flags”

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The San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has begun supporting the “BSV” coin, a crypto token product of last Thursday’s contentious hard forking of Bitcoin Cash. Bitcoin Cash is itself a “fork” or code-splice/copy of Bitcoin created by early Bitcoin champion Roger Ver and allies, who… Read More

Crypto Trading Platform Caspian Announces Partnership With Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange

Caspian, the full-stack crypto trading, portfolio and risk management platform for institutional and sophisticated investors, announced on Thursday it has formed a partnership with BitMEX (Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange) a bitcoin peer-to-peer trading platform, in order to further support and facilitate institutional investment’s move into crypto… Read More

Former Microsoft CMO Elisa Steele Joins Tile’s Board of Directors

Tile, the tiny Bluetooth tracker and companion app that keeps users connected to the things that matter to them most, announced on Wednesday former Microsoft CMO and former CEO and president of Jive Software, Elisa Steele has joined its Board of Directors. Steele’s most recently the… Read More

Salud! Destilería Santamania Nears £1M on Crowdcube Spain

Spanish urban craft distillery Santamanía has secured over £941,609 to date during its exciting equity crowdfunding Crowdcube Spain campaign. Over 749 backers have invested in the 11.88% equity offered for the distillery with a pre money valuation of £6,987,000. The campaign was extended and is scheduled to close… Read More

Crowdfunding Dynamo Tile Going Strong, Introduces Slim & Smart Location Platform

Tile, the smart location company, today unveiled its newest consumer product – Tile Slim, a Bluetooth tracker designed specifically for wallets. The company also introduced today the Tile Smart Location Platform, a B2B offering that allows companies to embed Tile’s smart location technology into their own… Read More

Alton Sterling & Philando Castile Supporters Raise Nearly $800,000 Combined Through Two GoFundMe Campaigns

Just a few days after actress Issa Rae launched a GoFundMe initiative to raise $200,000 for Alton Sterling’s children, the campaign has successfully raised nearly $650,000 from over 22,000 supporters. As previously reported, the father of five was killed on Tuesday morning during an encounter with… Read More

Crowdfunding Success Tile Captures $18M During Series B Funding Round

Tile, the tiny Bluetooth tracker and companion app that keep people connected to the things that matter to them most, announced on Thursday that it has secured $18 million during a Series B funding round, which was led by Bessemer Venture Partners. Tile was one of… Read More

Brief: Tile Set to Hit Best Buy, Lowe’s, Target, & Kenneth Cole Stores Nationwide Mid-November

Tile, the tiny Bluetooth tracker and companion app that keep people connected to the things that matter to them most, today announced in-store availability at major retailers Best Buy, Target, and Kenneth Cole. Tile will also be available at Lowe’s starting in mid-November. Tile kicked… Read More

Tile 2nd Generation Item Finder Goes on Sale in 3300 T-Mobile Stores

Tile, one of the most successful self-crowdfunding hardware campaigns of all time, has announced its 2nd generation product alongside a sizeable roll-out in over 3300 T-Mobile stores. Tile, described as the “worlds largest lost and found”, quickly raised over $2.6 million in a pretail funding… Read More

Tile Gets $3 Million from Khosla Ventures. Tops 2 Million Finder Devices Sold

Crowdfunding success Tile has received a capital infusion from Khosla Ventures in the amount of $3 million. The “Series A extension” comes at a time when the young company reports it has shipped over 2 million devices as it closes in on its 2nd anniversary…. Read More

German Versatile Charger FlexCharger Quickly Gains Funding Momentum Through Indiegogo

Earlier this week, Germany-based FlexCharger hit crowdfunding giant Kickstarter to raise only $10,000 for its self-dubbed “world’s most versatile charger.” Within only a few days, the project has not only gained its initial goal, it has captured well over $80,000 from nearly 950 backers. According… Read More

Already on iOS, Tile “Worlds Largest Lost & Found” Finally Comes to Android

Tile, a small finder device that uses a crowdsourced network of users to help find lost items, has announced the availability of an App for Android devices.  Tile, one of the most successful self crowdfunding campaigns of all time, quickly launched on iOS but has… Read More

Holiday Gift Guide: Jamstik, DSP Enabled Headphones, Tile, Hydroflex Skateboard & Moment Lens

Rewards crowdfunding is a regularly a process where you back a product and then wait for delivery.  Many products deliver rather behind schedule and some unfortunately fail to deliver at all.  Below are several crowdfunded projects that raised funding and are available (or are almost… Read More

Tile + Blunt Means Never Losing Your Umbrella Ever Again.

Super umbrella company Blunt has partnered up with Tile, “worlds largest lost and found”, to deliver the worlds first umbrella that you will never lose.  Blunt makes really tough and cool umbrellas that can stand up to most punishing storms using their “Radial Tensioning System”…. Read More

Brief: Tile Reports Bluetooth Connectivity Issue with iOS Update

Apple has had a few stumbles of late and it appears that a recent update to iOS 8 and the associated Bluetooth issues have hit Tile causing connectivity problems between the App and the Tile finder device.  As a proud owner of multiple Tiles I… Read More

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