A Dutch project fighting fake news with blockchain wins the European Commission’s “Blockchains for Social Good” prize.
Bitpay wins Company of the Year Award from market research company.2566
Simba Chain, a cloud-based smart contract startup, is building a blockchain data management system for the U.S. Department of Defense.6716
Israel-based GetGems mobile wallet and messenger app earned the title of the “most visionary social solution” for “instant payments across social platforms” in the Citi Mobile Challenge in Europe.1155
Earlier this month, Cointelegraph readers voted to choose the people, places and companies who deserved the most recognition for their achievements in our 2014 Bitcoin Industry Awards. After the votes were counted, I reached out for comments and gathered facts about the year’s highest achievers.427
Award-winning Czech guerrilla artist collective Ztohoven, opens up the Paralelní Polis in Holešovice, a space serving as a hacker space, a hub, with a Bitcoin-only coffee shop.330