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View Ads, Get BAT: Brave Delivers on ICO Promise of Paid Web Browsing

The privacy-oriented Brave browser is launching today its long-anticipated product where web users are compensated for their attention.

Markets  ·  24 April 2019

Blockchain Browser Brave to Offer Free Access to Premium Cheddar Content

Blockchain-based internet browser Brave has partnered with news website Cheddar to offer free access to its premium content for a limited period.

Markets  ·  29 January 2019

Coinbase Users Can Now Buy and Sell Brave’s Basic Attention Token

Coinbase is listing Brave's Basic Attention Token to its retail platform, 6 days after adding it to Coinbase Pro.

Business  ·  8 November 2018

Brave Browser Is Using Civic’s Blockchain Platform to Verify Publishers

Privacy-focused internet browser Brave will use Civic's identity verification services to ensure that publishers are paid for their content.

Policy & regulation  ·  21 September 2018

Brave Launches Legal Offensive on Google Ads Data Collection Practices

The startup behind Brave Browser has filed regulatory complaints against Google over the "massive" amount of user data exposed in online advertising.

Policy & regulation  ·  14 September 2018

Dow Jones Media Trials Blockchain With Brave Browser

Dow Jones Media Group has partnered with privacy-focused web browser Brave to explore blockchain applications for digital publishing.

Markets  ·  19 April 2018
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YouTube Stars Can Now Earn Brave’s Browser Tokens

The ad-blocking browser provides YouTubers with an alternative monetization strategy in a year of aggravation with the video site's ad-killing bots.

Business  ·  16 November 2017

Why Brave’s $35 Million ICO May Not Be Enough for a High-Tech Hiring Spree

The CEO of Brave Software may have just raised millions in an ICO, but that doesn't mean all his business problems are solved.

Business  ·  12 July 2017
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$35 Million in 30 Seconds: Token Sale for Internet Browser Brave Sells Out

The makers of web browser Brave have raised new funding through the use of a blockchain-based token aimed to incentivize user growth.

Business  ·  31 May 2017

Web Browser Brave to Launch ICO for Ethereum Ad Token

Bitcoin browser Brave is planning an ICO for a new token based on the ethereum blockchain and designed to monetize users' attention.

Markets  ·  23 March 2017

Brave Offers First Bitcoin Micropayments to Publishers

The Wall Street Journal was at the top of a list of websites that can now collect bitcoin from Brave on behalf of the browser's users.

Business  ·  7 October 2016

Bitcoin and the Brave Future of Browsers

A new bitcoin-powered browser called Brave promises to bring users a more private, ad-free Internet experience, and boost income for web publishers.

Markets  ·  18 September 2016

Bitcoin Browser Brave Draws Fire from Major News Publishers

Brave Software responds to a cease-and-desist letter it received from a newspaper association about its ad-blocking software.

Markets  ·  7 April 2016