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European tech awards show The Europas adds digital currency category

Posted on 10th April, 2014

Starting this year, virtual currency startups will finally have their own category in the annual Europas award show. Since 2009, the event has celebrated developments in technology and innovation, giving a rare opportunity for recognition for European programmers and tech entrepreneurs. Although the awards generally focus on Europe, in recent years prizes have also gone […]

Swedish Bitcoin exchange Safello gets $600K investment

Posted on 17th February, 2014

Although Swedish Bitcoin exchange Safello is relatively new to the European market, it appears to have gained the attention of some major investors. Notable Bitcoin venture capitalists Erik Voorhees, Roger Ver and Blockchain.info CEO Nicolas Cary recently signed deals to provide some $600,000 to the company, which has only been active since August of 2013. […]