Fintech & VR News Roundup


Fintech News 

Bitcoin In The Headlines: Gemini's Stellar Debut (CoinDesk)

How Bitcoin Has Been Building Brand Equity As A Spectator Of Itself (TechCrunch)

Blockchain Platform Setl Exceeds 1 Billion Transaction Milestone (CoinDesk)

Blockchain Tech Reduces Corporations' Reliance on Humans (CoinDesk)

The Payments World Really Wants to Know Who You Are (Tech Crunch)

Meet Secco: The UK's Blockchain Inspired' Challenger Bank (CoinDesk)

Successful Innovation in Fintech: Startups Pinpoint What Consumers Want And Need (Dataconomy)

Remittance Firm Toast Pivots From Bitcoin, Raises $850,000 (CoinDesk)

Virtual Reality News

You'll Be Able to Watch Hulu in Virtual Reality Next Month, Report Says (Mashable)

Microsoft Researchers Are Working on Multi-Person Virtual Reality (MIT Tech Review)

Tech News

AngelList To Power The World's Largest Seed Fund With $400 Million From Chinese Private Equity Firm (TechCrunch)

Jack Dorsey, Why He Is Ready to Save Twitter (ReCode)

In Takeover of EMC, Dell Makes Ambitious Bet (NYT)

Symphony Raises $100 Million From New Investors Including — Yes — Google (Re/Code)

Snapchat Adds Refinery29 To Its Stable of Publishers (Re/Code)