Brock Pierce related news

Exciting times for blockchain, as BTC has finally crossed $4,000. Here's our recap of the top blockchain news and developments for the week of March 11-17.
Invest In Blockchain
- Mar 17th 8:26 am
Swiss investor Marc Faber, after years of being skeptical, has finally bought Bitcoin, now that it's at around 80% of its all-time high price.
Invest In Blockchain
- Mar 16th 10:01 am
Texas is proposing a bill to require identity verification of both sender and receiver when transacting cryptos, which could clamp down on privacy coins.
Invest In Blockchain
- Mar 16th 9:32 am
Entrepreneur Brock Pierce talks security tokens in an interview with Forbes, in which he gives his thoughts on how STOs will affect the world economy.
Invest In Blockchain
- Mar 15th 4:26 pm
Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange founder Mark Karpeles gets suspended term for falsifying data but is cleared of embezzlement. He was sentenced to 2,5 years in prison with a 4-year suspension, which means he won't have to serve time.
Coinspeaker
- Mar 15th 12:12 pm
Mark Karpeles, the former head of defunct cryptocurrency exchange Mt. Gox, will unlikely serve time in jail following a significant acquittal by a Mark Karpeles, the former head of defunct cryptocurrency exchange Mt. Gox, will unlikely serve time in jail following a significant a
Bitcoinist
- Mar 15th 11:00 am
Former child actor and crypto kingpin Brock Pierce, one of the wealthiest people in crypto, has been sharing his predictions for where he feels the industry might be moving in 2019. Pierce has earmarked decentralized applications (Dapps) as the major industry movers and shakers t ...
BitcoinNews
- Mar 15th 8:15 am
The former CEO of the now-defunct Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has received a suspended jail sentence after being found guilty of tampering with financial records.
Cointelegraph
- Mar 15th 8:01 am
Brock Pierce, an American entrepreneur who was previously involved with the EOS project (mostly prior to its launch), has said that “we’re going to see big things being built, multiple [decentralized] applications hitting a million users.” ...
CryptoGlobe
- Mar 15th 12:20 am
Mark Kepelès is facing charges of Bitcoin embezzlement and investor fraud as Japanese courts prepare for a final verdict on Friday, March 15. Karpelès could face a 10-year jail term.
Coinspeaker
- Mar 14th 8:24 am
Blockchain and cryptocurrency stalwart Brock Pierce has been instrumental in some of the highest profile projects in the cryptosphere.
Bitcoinist
- Mar 13th 10:00 pm
Blockchain Capital Partner Spencer Bogart, like many who believe in the long-term growth of Bitcoin, thinks that the current… ...
Invest In Blockchain
- Mar 4th 6:24 am
Former CEO of now-defunct Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox was denied his motion to stay a U.S. lawsuit against him.
Cointelegraph
- Mar 1st 4:14 pm
According to the top 100 rich list addresses for both coins, the world’s richest bitcoin holders have taken full advantage of the discounted prices.
Bitcoin.com
- Feb 25th 10:20 pm
The U.S. government has recovered nearly 28 bitcoins out of 120,000 that were stolen from the Bitfinex exchange in 2016.
Crypto Briefing
- Feb 25th 6:11 pm
Darknet marketplaces (DNMs) are a repository for the weird and the wonderful. Whatever your vice, your potion, or your whimsy, odds are there’s a darknet Whatever your vice, your potion, or your whimsy, odds are there’s a darknet vendor who’s selling it in exchange for cryptocurr
Bitcoin.com
- Feb 25th 2:30 am
Lots of tokens have been introduced to the BCH network and a lot of infrastructure has been developed in order to advance the BCH-fueled token ecosystem.
Bitcoin.com
- Feb 24th 11:15 pm
On Feb. 19, the former CEO of Mt Gox, Mark Karpeles did an up close and personal interview on the Youtube show "What Bitcoin Did" episode 76.
Bitcoin.com
- Feb 24th 9:00 pm
IBM's quantum computer has been accused of killing the blockchain. The reality is that the blockchain industry is still being born.
Crypto Briefing
- Feb 20th 8:41 pm
Former CEO of the now-defunct cryptocurrency exchange Mt. Gox Mark Karpeles has flatly refuted any attempts to restart operations of the exchange.
BitcoinNews
- Feb 13th 9:20 am
After a few sleepy weeks, we got some action, with an upward correction for Bitcoin and other crypto’s like Litecoin (LTC) which rose 30%. Although the general excitement is still cautious, those who follow the market regularly are beginning to notice a halt in the downward ...
CryptoPotato
- Feb 12th 6:15 pm
Mt. Gox may have crashed the Bitcoin price in 2018 by dumping $321 million on an exchange.
Cointelegraph
- Feb 12th 6:08 pm
Mark Karpeles — former CEO of the now-defunct BTC exchange Mt. Gox — has refuted Brock Pierce's claims he can reboot the trading platform and accelerate creditor recovery.
Cointelegraph
- Feb 12th 4:15 pm
TL: DR Brock Pierce, EOS Founder, plans to rehabilitate Mt. Gox Pierce’s motives are questioned as there are already plans to repay MT. Gox creditors There have also been ‘behind the scenes’ disputes regarding Pierce status as the legal owner of MT.Gox post-bankruptcy. MT.Gox, th ...
CryptoPotato
- Feb 11th 10:09 pm
Mt. Gox, a Bitcoin cryptocurrency exchange, has always been a major player in the cryptocurrency space. The exchange platform is said to have played a major role in the adoption of Bitcoin [BTC] in the past. However, it soon came crumbling to the floor because of a hack, resultin ...
AMBCrypto
- Feb 11th 9:30 pm
Bitcoin has been characterized as the digital gold that according to some bitcoin proponents is better at being gold than gold itself. Bitcoin is also [...] ...
Coingape
- Feb 11th 3:20 am
Brock Pierce has launched his own bid for the civil rehabilitation of MtGox, promising to pay out all current funds to creditors while also talking about issuing debt tokens or giving away equity in a resurrected MtGox exchange. As noble as this may sound on the surface, there ar
Bitcoin.com
- Feb 10th 12:20 pm
Mt. Gox victims can breathe a minor sigh of relief with the news that Brock Pierce is backing 'Gox Rising', an initiative shooting to return their stolen funds and revive the exchange.
BTC Manager
- Feb 9th 3:00 pm
Brock Pierce
Brock Pierce
Co-Founder of Blockchain Capital
Brock is the co-founder of Blockchain Capital, a venture capital company that invests in blockchain related startups (such as EOS and Tether). He is the Chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation, and also runs one of the top AngelList syndicates. He also speaks at numerous blockchain events and conferences around the world.