Breaking: Facebook Crypto Project Acquires Blockchain Startup Specializing in Smart Contracts

Facebook’s secretive crypto division has reportedly made its first acquisition, quietly onboarding most of the research team from a blockchain startup that specializes in smart contract development. Facebook Acqui-hires Chainspace Researchers Citing unnamed sources, financial news outlet Cheddar reports that Facebook acquired Chainspace, a blockchain firm founded by University College London researchers. The Chainspace website describes its project as “a planetary scale smart contracts platform” that uses a “distributed web of blockchains for scalability, speed and privacy.” A banner at the top of the website reads: “We’re excited to announce that the team is moving on to something new. Chainspace

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Coinbase Acquires Earn.com for an Estimated $100 Million (news.bitcoin.com)

Coinbase has completed the acquisition of Earn.com, an app that lets users get cryptocurrency for answering emails and completing tasks. The Earn startup team joins the company and the founder will serve as its first CTO, as part of the deal.
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Epazz ZenaPay Acquires Tap Tap Bitcoin Clicker App, Which Has Been Downloaded More Than …

CHICAGO, IL , April 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Epazz Inc. (OTC: EPAZ), a leading provider of blockchain cryptocurrency mobile apps and cloud-based business software solutions, announced today that the company has acquired the Play Store app Tap Tap Bitcoin Clicker, which has been …
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