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The Effect of Derivatives on Crypto

Although they have had a slow rollout, derivatives for cryptocurrencies have been gaining support over the last year. Many worried that with Bitcoin ETFs...

Wall Street Demand For Crypto Rises as Exchange Activity Thrives in...

The interest of Wall Street firms towards opportunities in crypto custody and asset management has continued to increase despite the 80 percent correction the...

$3B Worth of Crypto Trading Volume Fake

A cryptocurrency analysts claims that Chinese exchange operator OKex is faking 90% of its digital currency trade volume. A cryptocurrency analyst has claimed that nearly...

How Cryptocurrency Exchanges Extract Profit from Everyone

Most companies or projects that hold an ICO or token generation event (TGE) are under enormous pressure to get their tokens listed on major...

Will the First Bitcoin ETF Make the Crypto Market Even More...

The first Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) is expected to be approved by February of 2019. But, some experts have stated that ETFs may increase...

Pornhub Subsidiary Tube8 Wants to Pay You Cryptocurrency to Watch Porn

Tube8, an adult entertainment platform, is adopting blockchain and tokenization technologies in order to reward visitors with cryptocurrency for watching videos on their website. Porn...

Bitcoin-Friendly Square Cash is Now More Popular Than Venmo

Data from app research firm Sensor Tower and Nomura Instinet have revealed that cumulative downloads of Square’s Cash App have surpassed that of its...

Cardano (ADA) Price Increases Significantly As Emurgo Develops Its First Wallet...

The firm “Emurgo” is owned by one of the founders of Cardano (ADA) – Ken Kodama, and the firm recently announced that it developed...

IoT Crypto VeChain Price Surges 50% Overnight, Factors Behind the Spike

VeChain, a China-based Internet of Things (IoT)-focused crypto, has surged by more than 50 percent in value within the past 24 hours. Analysts have attributed...

Nasdaq and Gemini Strengthen Relationship; Will Nasdaq List Coins?

Three weeks ago, Bloomberg reported on a secret meeting that took place in Chicago between Nasdaq and many other companies in the cryptocurrency space....

XRP Technical Analysis: XRP Spearheads Recovery, Adds 10%

Like most coins, Ripple and XRP are bullish. Not only are we seeing important partnerships that steels XRP and xRapid, XRP prices are also...

5 Myths about Crypto Market Manipulation

The Sad Truth about Crypto Markets Yes, there are big-money whales that make waves. And yes, entire schools of average investors often get swallowed whole....

Bitcoin Cash Futures, Venture Funds, and Lawsuits: This Week in Crypto

Price Watch: Bitcoin is up 0.82% to about $6,300 following a fall of 12% last week and 15% the week before that following a multi-week...

TRON Price Prediction 2018

Tron Price Prediction 2018 Okay, I’ve given the factors I’m looking at in terms of TRX. I think this article, as well, covers the recent...

1.2 MILLION CANADIANS INTRODUCED TO NO-FEE CRYPTO TRADING

Canadian Coinberry and Swiss-based BRD announced a partnership, which is set to introduce 1.2 million BRD customers to crypto trading. NEW CRYPTO TRADING PLATFORMS STREAMING...

Institutional Crypto Dealer Secures $23 Million Funding Round from Airbnb Co-Founder

SFOX, a San Francisco-based cryptocurrency prime broker, has successfully closed a $22.7 million funding round to build an institutional-grade asset management platform for the...

An Old Grifter Learns New Tricks: Oil Exploration Company Receives Rebuke...

The SEC has issued a cease and desist order to Tomahawk Exploration for launching an allegedly fraudulent token sale and for failing to register...

Thailand SEC Approves Seven Cryptocurrency Companies To Continue Operating While Under...

This could be a sign that Thailand is ready to finally wade into the deep end of the crypto pool. Thailand's Securities and Exchange Commission...

Bitcoin Cash Bug Reminds About An Ever-Present Danger for Crypto

Some companies don't actually respond to security disclosures brought to their attention. Bugs will continue turning up in the short and medium term, at least...

Coinbase Goes Big With An Acquisition And Product Rebranding

The cryptocurrency exchange has been busy lately. Coinbase, Meet Distributed Systems Coinbase recently announced its acquisition of Distributed Systems Inc., a San Francisco-based startup. The company's...

Binance, LCX Collaborate to Launch Fiat-to-Cryptocurrency Exchange in Liechtenstein

Binance, the world’s leading cryptocurrency exchange by volume, has partnered with Liechtenstein Cryptoassets Exchange (LCX) to create and launch a cryptocurrency trading platform that...

U.K. Exchange Crypto Facilities Launches Bitcoin Cash Futures

Bitcoin cash, the fourth-largest cryptocurrency, took another step into the big leagues on Friday when a European derivatives trading platform launched the first regulated,...

IoT Crypto VeChain Price Surges 50% Overnight, Factors Behind the Spike

VeChain, a China-based Internet of Things (IoT)-focused crypto, has surged by more than 50 percent in value within the past 24 hours. Analysts have attributed...

Blockchain Used to Trace Deadly Chemical Linked to $289 Mln Monsanto...

Food safety firm ZEGO is using blockchain to test products for residue of a deadly chemical tied to a recent $289 million Monsanto lawsuit, according to...

Capital One Applies for Blockchain-Based Collaborative Authentication System Patent

American bank holding corporation Capital One has filed a patent application for the implementation of blockchain technology in user authentication, according to a filing published by the U.S. Patent...

Mining Giant Terminates Unprofitable Customers

Cloud mining operator Genesis Mining is terminating customers who are unable to cover their “service fee” because of low mining profitability. In an email to...

Bitcoin and Altcoins In Slow and Steady Uptrend

Bitcoin price remained supported above USD 6,400 with positive moves. Ethereum and ripple are trading in a bullish zone and both eyeing more...

The New Way For Investors in the US to Invest in...

Following the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's evasion of the Bitcoin ETF question, an alternative is now being offered to US investors. A Bitcoin-based...

Opinion: Nvidia Says Crypto-Mining Boom Is Over For Now

The extra boost Nvidia Corp. received from selling its graphics chips to cryptocurrency miners appears to be over, at least for now.... Nvidia Chief Financial...

“Yelp! Of Blockchain” Acquires $1.4M in Seed Investments for Broken Review...

Review.Network, a blockchain-based startup that is focused on enhancement of the review and market research sector, revealed today that it managed to successfully obtain...

Ripple’s (XRP) xRapid Bags Three New Partnerships

Ripple (XRP) enthusiasts have long been complaining that Ripple, the overseer of the altcoin finds more use cases for the cryptocoin, saying many of...

California Is Open to Allowing Crypto Political Donations

Candidates for public office in California may soon be able to accept cryptocurrencies as donations. The California Fair Political Practices Commission met on Thursday to...

Coinbase Wins Patent for Secure Bitcoin Payments System

A newly published Coinbase patent seeks to protect a way of making bitcoin purchases more secure for customers. In the filing, published August 14, the...

Airbnb Co-Founder Backs $23 Million Funding Round for Institutional Cryptocurrency Dealer

Institutional-grade cryptocurrency prime dealer SFOX has raised nearly $23 million to fund the development of full-featured asset management platform for large-scale cryptocurrency investors. Announced on...

1 in 3 U.K. Businesses Hit by Cryptojacking in July

A new study published by Citrix has suggested that approximately 30 percent of businesses in the U.K. fell victim to cryptojacking attacks in July...

Bitcoin Price Drops Against Turkish Lira as Treasury Seeks to Calm...

The Turkish Lira value improved against the bitcoin price ahead of an important conference between the country’s financial chief and global investors. The BTC/TRY recorded...

Strong US Dollar, Not ICOs, Drove Recent Cryptocurrency Market Decline

The cryptocurrency markets experienced a slight pullback on Thursday but have more or less managed to maintain the midweek recovery that followed Monday’s massive...

Bitcoin Mining Farm in Norway Receives Bomb Threat as Noise Complaints...

It appears that the cryptocurrency revolution is not all that welcome in Norway, with a bitcoin mining facility in a remote part of the...

Are Blockchains the Answer for Secure Elections? Probably Not

As midterm political campaigns shift into full gear, start-ups are pushing for blockchain-based voting With the U.S. heading into a pivotal midterm election, little progress...

‘Crypto’ Thriller Starring Kurt Russell in Post-Production – Producers Share Details

Crypto, an upcoming cryptocurrency-themed movie starring Kurt Russell and Alexis Bledel, is currently in post-production. The producers share their thoughts, confirming that the “overall...

What happens to your crypto in divorce or death?

Despite technology moving ahead of legislation, ordinary estate rules apply Remarkably, since the introduction of cryptocurrency in 2009, the South African Revenue Service only as...

Canadian Minerals Mining Company Switches to Crypto

Squire Mining is changing its business model completely, with a rapid move from mineral mining to cryptocurrencies.  Squire Mining, a minerals mining company traded on...

Malta Regulator Issues Virtual Assets Rulebook – Reaction from Stakeholders Muted...

The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) has now published a Virtual Financial Assets (VFA) Rulebook specifically pertaining to the regulation of Issuers of VFAs...

Kin nabs 40 consumer apps for crypto developer program

Kin Ecosystem Foundation, the nonprofit governance organization for the Kin cryptocurrency, today announced it has approved 40 developers as participants in its first Kin Developer...

Korea’s Crypto Industry Condemns Exclusion Plan from Venture Firms List

Crypto exchanges and blockchain startups in South Korea are protesting against a recent legislative proposal by the government to exclude the industry from recognized...

And Now There’s A Cryptocurrency Nightclub In Vegas

It's 11:15 p.m. on a Friday night and a man in a white button-down shirt named Joey just ordered me a shot of Fireball....

How Low Can Bitcoin Go? Many Crypto Coins Could Soon Become...

In November last year, as the price of a bitcoin reached $20,000, cryptocurrency advocate John McAfee hit the headlines by claiming on Twitter that...

Coinbase Effect: Ethereum Classic Price Surges Ahead of Listing

The cryptocurrency Ethereum Classic moved ahead of the market in recent hours when it surged by a further 15% on top of Wednesday’s 20%...

Ukraine Edges Further Toward Crypto Legalization

Ukraine may be on the verge of officially recognizing cryptocurrencies as financial “instruments” – putting tokens on the same financial footing as stocks and...

Tron (TRX) Up 13%, Edges Out IOTA

Five hours ago, the crypto exchange known as BITBOX announced it had listed Tron (TRX). Due to the listing, TRX managed to surge in...

Cryptocurrency Markets Maintain Momentum Despite Slight Retracement

The cryptocurrency markets continued their positive momentum on Wednesday evening as most of the coins held on to the double-digit gains achieved over the...

Bad Trip: Pot Company High Times Backtracks on Accepting Bitcoin in...

High Times Holding Corp, a New York-based media group advocating for cannabis usage, has decided against accepting bitcoin in its initial public offering (IPO),...

Cryptocurrency Startup Swarm Is Selling Tokens Backed by Robinhood Shares

Cryptocurrency startup Swarm has an ambitious plan to democratize venture capital, and it has today taken a major step toward that goal by listing...

Malta to host the most important crypto conference of 2018

St Julian’s, Malta, 1-2 November 2018 – Upon receiving an unofficial status of the “Blockchain Island” after passing an array of crypto business regulation bills,...

‘Unhackable’ BitFi crypto wallet has been hacked

The BitFi crypto wallet was supposed to be unhackable and none other than famous weirdo John McAfee claimed that the device – essentially an Android-based mini...

Former Australian Cricket Captain Is Backing An ICO

Michael Clarke, a known and important former cricket captain, is now involved in controversy after backing an Australian Initial Coin Offering (ICO). This decision...

NANO Launches Crypto Treasure Hunt In London

NANO has launched a £5,000 cryptocurrency treasure hunt in London and you may take part. In fact, if the markets keep going this way,...

Venezuela Looking to Launch a Central Bank for Cryptocurrencies

Venezuela is reportedly looking to lunch a central bank for cryptocurrencies, as the country’s National Constituent Assembly is preparing to reform the Venezuelan Constitution...

Coinbase Co-Founder: ‘Money Is The Ultimate Minimalism’

Economist Tyler Cowen thinks that, thanks to digital minimalism, America is facing the death of private property and capitalism as we know it. But...

ETF Faces Chicken-And-Egg Problem: CBOE President

Chris Concannon, president and CEO of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), explained that there are still obstacles that must be overcomed before the...

Petro Announced as Official Currency in Venezuela

Venezuela has been facing economic difficulties for years now, and President Nicolas Maduro is not shying away from any solution. Starting August 20th -...

S Korean Exchanges: Gov Wants To “Cut Off Its Nose”

Three of South Korea’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange associations – the Korea Blockchain Association, the Korea Blockchain Industry Promotion Association and the Korea Blockchain Startup...

HODL or Not? The Sentiment Against Hodling Gets Stronger

With the bear market showing no signs of stopping - other than to offer a little hope and then trample all over it again...

Playboy Sues Cryptocurrency Company for Breach of Contract

Playboy Enterprises, the parent company of Playboy Magazine, is suing cryptocurrency company Global Blockchain Technologies (GBT) on allegations of fraud and breach of contract,...

SEC Smacks ICO Fraudster with $30,000 Fine, Lifetime Trading Ban

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued an officer and director bar, a penny stock bar, and a penalty of $30,000 to...

Goldman Sachs, Wall Street Banks Sink $32 Million into Enterprise Blockchain...

We may, as Lightning Labs CEO Elizabeth Stark said earlier this year, be entering a “bitcoin not blockchain” world, but the global banking cabal...

Explore the AR-world of IZX and get real benefits

Explore the AR-world of IZX and get real benefits What is special about the IZX game? The company applies the concept of the AR gameplay to...

Cardano (ADA) And Komodo (KMD) Are The Cryptos You Should Keep...

The cryptocurrencies market might not look very sharp these days, as the last period the market experienced another significant downtrend. However, there are a...

Here Is How Tron (TRX) Becomes a ‘Sh*t-Coin’ in A Good...

Sh*tcoinis a term that is used in the crypto-verse to describe a coin or token that is more or less worthless. The usual story...

India’s Govt Considers Allowing Crypto Tokens for Metro Cards, Airline Tickets:...

India’s government is reportedly mulling the launch of crypto tokens of its own for financial transactions in the country despite an ongoing banking ban...

Thailand Police Seek More Arrests in $24 Million Bitcoin Fraud

Thailand’s Crime Suppression Division (CSD) has sought arrest warrants of six more people in an ongoing $24 million Bitcoin scam case. The law enforcement agency...

Island In South Korea Seeking To Become Blockchain And Crypto Haven

An influx of government funds intended to nurture blockchain and crypto technology may help in the creation of a South Korean crypto and blockchain...

Square Cash Opens Bitcoin Buying and Selling in All 50 States

Less than two weeks after sharing Square’s cryptocurrency profits had doubled in the second quarter, the payments company made the long-awaited announcement on Twitter: users can...

Japan’s Internet Giant GMO Unveils New Crypto Priorities, Exchange Profits Up...

Japan’s GMO Internet has unveiled new priorities for its cryptocurrency business along with the performances of its crypto exchange and mining operations. The changes...

Ethereum’s falling price splits the crypto community

Hello And Welcome Back To The Latest Edition Of All The Cryptos Are Getting Rekt Right Now. Crypto bloodbaths have become fairly common in 2018...

Spanish Left-Wing Political Coalition Proposes Subcommittee to Study Blockchain, Crypto

Spanish left-wing political coalition Unidos Podemos has called on the state to explore and implement the benefits of blockchain technology, local news agency Europa Press reported August 12. Podemos, formed...

How Cryptocurrency Pump-and-Dump Scams Work

Several news stories have hinted or provided anonymous accounts of schemes to manipulate cryptocurrency trading through pump-and-dump schemes. A recent report by the Wall Street Journal provides...

Blockchain for Bureaucrats: China’s Communist Party Publishes DLT Primer

People’s Daily Publishing House, led by the Chinese Community party, has published a book on blockchain technology titled Blockchain – A Guide for Officials,...

Binance Argues it Does Not Charge 400 Bitcoin For Listing, CEO...

Changpeng Zhao, the CEO of Binance, has officially stated that the company does not charge 400 bitcoin ($2.5 million) to list cryptocurrencies on its...

Marvel Weighs Legal Move Against Crypto Startup’s ‘Wacoinda’ Plans

Marvel is not yet sure if it will oppose a cryptocurrency startup playing off the name of the fictional nation of Wakanda from the...

Winklevoss Twins Continue Moving Forward Despite SEC Bitcoin ETF Decision

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss are working relentlessly to grow their cryptocurrency exchange Gemini despite the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) decision to reject...

‘WE COULDN’T GET ANY FOREIGN CURRENCY’ – TURKEY’S CAPITAL CONTROLS SHOW...

Turkey introducing capital controls to stem the impact of its currency crisis means traders can “expect” higher Bitcoin prices on local exchanges, a well-known...

MLB Crypto Baseball ‘Cards’ Go On Sale Today. Here’s How to...

MLB Crypto Baseball will put digital versions of players on sale starting August 13, 2018, as part of a new game in which fans...

Where Roads Can’t Reach, Blockchain Drones Just Might Travel

A metal frame with four small and two large propellers – carrying a container the size of a refrigerator – rises into the air with...

3 Features That Give IOTA An Edge In Real-World Applications

Over the last ten years, we have witnessed the rise of blockchain technology which offers peer-to-peer transactions of funds without middlemen or geographical barrier. However,...

Tom Lee: Millennials’ Distaste for Banks Could Trigger New Wave of...

Fundstrat co-founder and crypto bull Tom Lee says Millennials’ aversion to banks has the power to dramatically reshape the financial landscape, with crypto-friendly companies like...

What Does Facebook Exec’s Departure From Coinbase Board Mean For Crypto?

Facebase” might’ve been a fictional company name that you heard after David Marcus of Facebook joined Coinbase’s board, as speculation was rampant regarding the...

African States Largely Paralyzed About How to Regulate Crypto, Says New...

A new report from Togo-based Ecobank says that, like regulators elsewhere, African regulators are confused about technical, political, and economic ramifications of cryptocurrencies and...

KuCoin’s Hong Kong Office — Is It A Facade Or Something...

On Friday, the cryptocurrency community was met with a Medium article that puzzled many, quickly rising the ranks to the top of the crypto Twitter environment,...

Ethereum (ETH) Founder Vitalik Buterin Eulogizes Zcash (ZEN), Calls It “Cool”...

Ethereum (ETH) founder Vitalik Buterin has once again eulogized Zcash (ZEN), saying the project is cool. The cryptocurrency guru said this while he was...

‘Rich Dad, Poor Dad’ Author Is Bullish on Bitcoin, Says USD...

Robert Kiyosaki, the author of the famous financial self-help book Rich Dad, Poor Dad, has described the US dollar as a scam, declaring that...

$43 Billion Wiped Out of Crypto in 5 Days as Bitcoin...

Over the past 24 hours, Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Bitcoin Cash recovered by around four percent, as the crypto market added $8 billion to its...

Dead Coin Walking: BitConnect Set to Be Delisted from Last Crypto...

BitConnect’s BCC token is set to be delisted from the last cryptocurrency exchange that still traded it, meaning it’s about to become a dead...

Not Playing Around: Decentraland to Invest $5 Million in Blockchain Gaming...

Decentraland, a decentralized user-owned virtual world on the Ethereum blockchain, plans to invest $5 million to fund blockchain gaming projects built on the Decentraland...

ICE’S BAKKT PAVES WAY FOR INSTITUTIONAL INVESTORS, EXPERTS HOLD

The digital asset platform Bakkt has one feature which the market has been “crying for” according to CEO of an institutional Forex exchange. “THIS IS...

The Lindy Effect and Estimating Crypto Life Span

Statistician, author, and former trader Nassim Taleb commands noteworthy sway across the cryptocurrency market. Enthusiasts around the world are eager to read about Taleb’s...

‘Massive’ Growth In Crypto Funds Shows Long-Term Optimism

Cryptocurrency and digital asset fund managers are more bullish than their investors. Funds specializing in cryptocurrency are opening at a record rate, new research finds...

Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 12/08/18

It’s a relatively positive start to the morning. Holding on to key levels will be material for direction later in the day, the bears...

Tron (TRX) Foundation Successfully Acquires BlockChain.Org

On 10th August 2018, the Tron (TRX) Foundation announced that it had successfully completed the acquisition of the Blockchain.Org domain name. Justin Sun believes...

8 Exciting Projects On The Stellar (XLM) Platform

The Stellar platform has witnessed a lot of attention as of late; and in the midst of a down market has held strong in...

African Regulators Taking ‘Wait-and-See’ Approach on Cryptocurrency: Ecobank Report

African countries want to regulate cryptocurrency, but hardly anyone wants to take the lead in responding to the meteoric rise of this technology and...

Yale: Every Portfolio Should Have Crypto, Method Used by Billionaire Investors

Yale economist Aleh Tsyvinski, who has taught economics at the prestigious Yale university for many years, has said that every investor who believes bitcoin can perform...

Keep Your Hands Off Cryptocurrency, Economist Tells World Governments

Prominent economist and editorial director of the American Institute for Economic Research (AEIR), Jeffrey Tucker, has urged governments and central banks around the world...

Bitcoin Cash ‘Chain-Splitting’ Bug was Detected by Bitcoin Core Dev.

It has emerged that the “unknown person” who notified Bitcoin ABC developers of vulnerability in Bitcoin Cash which would have resulted in the unintended split of...

British Virgin Islands Crypto Market Is Second Largest In The World

The British Virgin Islands (BVI) is the second biggest cryptocurrency market in the world, statistics show. The BVI had a trading volume in crypto assets valued...

Bitcoin in Brief: BTC via SMS Patented, Brave BAT Tips for...

Financial software developer Intuit has been awarded a patent for processing BTC payments via SMS and we’ve covered the details in today’s edition of...

‘WE DON’T LIST SHITCOINS’: BINANCE CEO RETALIATES OVER LISTING FEE CRITICISM

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao rebuffed criticism of the exchange’s listing fees Saturday, saying commentators should concentrate on the quality of coins it chooses to...

Presidential candidate of Brazil promises to make Bitcoin (BTC) a legal...

Joao Amoedo, the presidential candidate of Brazil, has expressed a strong desire to make Bitcoin a legal currency in Brazil. Joao Amoedo also believes...

FinCEN Says It Now Receives 1,500 Crypto Complaints a Month

The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) receives more than 1,500 reports every month from financial institutions regarding cryptocurrencies, a top official said Thursday. FinCEN director...

Monero (XMR) Exhibits Bullish Pressure Mid-Term

Monero is still in the range of the mid-term outlook. The formation of bullish candles and dojis are indicating signs that the bullish...

Queensland to Become a Hotspot for Crypto Spenders

Enjoying the beautiful coastal state of Queensland in Australia just got easier for cryptocurrency holders. More and more merchants in the area are accepting...

Fed Up and Forking: Rival EOS Blockchains Are Becoming a Reality

It can be hard to keep track of all the struggles and controversies surrounding EOS. First came the stop-and-go launch, followed by controversy over locked...

BizShake release alpha version of its peer-to-peer rental platform

On August 8th, 2018, USA-based BizShake released an alpha prototype of its ecosystem for renting real-world assets on the Ontology TestNet. The project aims to allow...

‘Game Over’ for Bitcoin, Claims Bearish Technical Analyst

If the bitcoin price falls below the important year-to-date support level, the dominant cryptocurrency will suffer irreparable damage in the marketplace. This is the...

Singapore-Based Venture Capital Firm To Open The $10 Million LuneX Crypto...

While many seem to be slightly hesitant to invest solely into crypto assets, investors seem to be all over the idea of blockchain technology,...

WeChat Trials Using Blockchain Tech to Reimburse Employee Expenses

WeChat, a messaging, social media and financial services app owned by Tencent Holdings Limited, has deployed a blockchain electronic invoice system at Shenzhen Guomao Rotary...

Facebook Meets With Stellar (XLM) as Tech Giant Eyes Crypto, Blockchain...

Facebook has hosted a meeting with Stellar (XLM) as it explores ways it can use cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. The social media giant is reportedly...

Why crypto is here to stay

Back when cryptocurrency first entered the world there were a great many detractors. It does not work, it has never worked, and it will...

India: Government to Consider Allowing Crypto Tokens, But Not Cryptocurrencies

The Indian government is considering whether to allow crypto tokens to be used in the country, despite its hardline stance on cryptocurrencies, local news outlet DNA...

This Issue is Crucial for Bitcoin ETF

Tuesday’s delay of the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) decision regarding the VanEck bitcoin-based exchange traded fund (ETF) is not the central issue...

Bitcoin and Ethereum Trading Near Make-or-Break Levels

Bitcoin price recovered around 4% after testing a crucial support area near USD 6,000 - USD 6,100. A close below USD 6,000 and...

Tiny Crypto Projects on Kickstarter Want Love (and Money)

Most blockchain or crypto projects are labeled either revolutionary, world-shattering or mind-blowing. They're disruptive, the killers of Facebook, Uber, AirBnB and Amazon, promising to...

Cardano (ADA) Testnet Launched To Focus On Smart-Contracts “Translation”

The IOHK team, announced the launch of its Smart Contracts IELE Cardano Testnet. This is a significant milestone in the Cardano Roadmap as it...

Cryptomonsters: The First Crypto-Game Running On The Litecoin Blockchain

Good news for gamers and blockchain enthusiasts. Earlier this week, CryptoMonsters was successfully launched. The peculiar app offers users a set of collectible figures with...

UK Financial Watchdog Issues Second Crypto ‘Clone Firm’ Warning This Week

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has sounded an alarm over yet another clone company on the cryptocurrency scene. In a second such warning...

Poll: Cryptocurrency Will Make Up 5% of U.S. Investing in 2019

Investment Outlook Grows While Education Remains Limited Cryptocurrency–A new survey conducted by The Harris Poll has found that cryptocurrency represents a decent portion of the...

Crypto Has A Killer App-Crypto Is Ready For A Design Movement.

When I started at Coinbase a year ago, it quickly became clear that there are a thousand big problems to solve in crypto–and very...

Litecoin Owners Just Got New Wallet on Telegram!

In a tweet on Thursday, Charlie Lee, the creator of Litecoin, the 7th largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, spread the word about a new...

94 Companies Join IBM and Maersk’s Blockchain Supply Chain

IBM and shipping giant Maersk have recruited a sturdy crew for their global trade blockchain platform. Revealed Wednesday, the companies have already signed up 94 firms...

Bitcoin Cash Lead Developer Banned From BCH Slack Channel

Bitcoin Cash lead creator Amaury Séchet has reportedly been expelled from the cryptocurrency’s Slack community following a dispute over his proposal to reduce transaction times...

5,000 Merchants Can Now Accept Cryptocurrency Payments in Chile

Chilean cryptocurrency exchange Crypto MKT has recently announced that the country’s citizens can now buy products and services with cryptocurrency from over 5,000 merchants...

Bitcoin Only ‘Masquerades’ as a Currency: BIS Research Chief

Hyun Song Shin, Economic Adviser and Head of Research of the Switzerland-based Bank for International Settlements (BIS), told Bloomberg that bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies...

Bitmain One Ups Canaan’s Crypto TV, Launches WiFi Router Miner

As per a recent tweet, Bitmain’s mining hardware division has just launched the so-called “Antrouter,” which as its name implies is a WiFi router. However, don’t...

Philippines Building Crypto Valley of Asia

The Philippines government is building Crypto Valley of Asia, a cryptocurrency and fintech hub similar to the one in the canton of Zug, Switzerland....

Be Aware’: UK Financial Regulator Sounds Alarm Over Yet Another Crypto...

UK regulator the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has issued a second warning in a week Wednesday, over crypto-related “fraudsters” claiming to be an FCA authorized firm. According...

Microsoft Introduces Ethereum Proof-of-Authority Algorithm on Azure

Microsoft’s cloud platform Azure has introduced a proof-of-authority (PoA) algorithm on its Ethereum (ETH) blockchain product, according to a blog post Aug. 7. The new Ethereum network algorithm will reportedly allow a “more efficient”...

CoinMarketCap’s Stunning Move Could Accelerate The Growth Of This Token

CoinMarketCap is the go to website for live prices, crypto market analysis and also contains a useful news and announcement feed. It’s a hub for cryptocurrency...

Crypto Exchange Bittrex Believes Ripple’s XRP Is Not a Security, Adds...

San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex says it’s pairing XRP and ETC with the US Dollar. The new pairs are expected to launch in less...

VeChain supported by LedgerHQ along with X Node binding

On 8th August, VeChain Foundation on their official Twitter handle announced that VET/VTHO can be now stored on the LedgerHQ. The wallet that can...

Thailand’s New ICO Rule Has Already Attracted 20 Crypto Exchanges

Thailand's new licensing rule that governs initial coin offerings (ICOs) has gained interests from companies setting out to offer token sales and exchange services...

The Crypto Market Just Hit a Low for 2018!

The total market capitalization for all cryptocurrencies just fell to its lowest point in 2018. The developments come after the US Securities and Exchange Commission...

Japan: More Regulations ahead for Crypto Exchanges

Japan’s financial regulator, the Financial Services Agency (FSA), is set to make amendments to existing cryptocurrency-related laws. Numerous media outlets in the country have reported...

ICOs Raised $8.3 Billion Last Quarter, but Most of them Were...

Over half of all initial coin offering (ICO) projects failed to complete their crowdfunding in the second quarter of 2018, revealed cryptocurrency data firm ICORating in...

Crypto-Backed Loan Provider SALT Expands to 35 US States

Cryptocurrency-backed loan provider SALT Lending announced it has expanded into 20 new U.S. states on Wednesday. The firm, which allows users to borrow cash against...

Tim Draper Off the Hook [For Now] in Tezos Class Action...

Claims against venture capitalist Tim Draper and Bitcoin Suisse in a Tezos class action lawsuit have been dismissed. No Direct Control According to U.S. District Judge...

ShapeShift Acquires Tool that Insta-Swaps Bitcoin into Dozens of other Cryptos

Swiss-based trading platform ShapeShift AG has announced the acquisition of Bitfract, a software firm that allows users to swap bitcoin into dozens of digital...

Blockchain for Music Startup Raises $5.5. Million in New Funding

Decentralized music-sharing protocol Audius has raised $5.5 million in a Series A funding round led by General Catalyst and Lightspeed Capital the firm announced...

UPDATE: South Korea: Police Raid Firm Whose Alleged Crypto Scam Promised...

South Korean police have raided the office of a local firm whose alleged crypto scam promised investors the spoils of a sunken Russian warship, The Korea Herald reported August...

Iranian Crypto Ransomware Threat Will Rise in Today’s Geopolitical Climate, Report...

Iran-based malware that demands a digital ransom in cryptocurrencies is on the rise and will further escalate in the present geopolitical climate, according to...

Blockchain Startup Havven to Launch Stablecoin on EOS This Year

A blockchain startup that sets out to offer cross-blockchain payments has announced it is planning to bring its existing stablecoin – a cryptocurrency tied...

Bettergram Aims to Become the Crypto Version of Telegram

The Mac build of Bettergram, a desktop version of Telegram, was launched this week. It joins the PC build of the third-party desktop client,...

XRP Falls to Lowest Price Seen in 2018!

The price of XRP, the world's third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, fell to a new 2018 low on Wednesday. Data from Bitfinex shows the cryptocurrency...

SEC Postpones ETF Decision, Bitcoin Slides

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has postponed its decision regarding a highly anticipated application for a bitcoin-based exchange traded fund (ETF) filed...

Uber’s Biggest Shareholder Backs $15 Billion Bitcoin Giant Bitmain

Crypto mining hardware manufacturer Bitmain has reportedly secured China’s biggest technology company Tencent and Japan’s Softbank, Uber’s biggest shareholder, as investors in a pre-IPO...

Coinbase Begins Taking Ethereum Classic Deposits, Raises Buy Limit to $25,000

It’s been a tough week for most cryptocurrency investors, as the groundbreaking news that the world’s largest stock exchange operator is launching a bitcoin...

West Virginia to Offer Blockchain Voting for This Year’s Midterm Elections

West Virginia is rolling out a blockchain based mobile voting app so American troops overseas can cast their votes in the upcoming elections, CNN reports. The...

Bitcoin the ‘Best House in a Tough Neighborhood’: Wall Street Strategist

Despite the positive news seen in the crypto space recently with ICE, the owner of the world’s largest stock exchange, setting up a new bitcoin...

Another Major Investment Firm Says Bitcoin ETF Not Likely in 2018

Canaccord, the biggest investment firm in Canada, has said that the approval of a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) is highly unlikely in 2018. In an official report...

German Stock Exchange Develops ICO Platform

Boerse Stuttgart, the second largest stock exchange in Germany has announced plans to launch a cryptocurrency exchange and an ICO platform. This is the exchange’s second...

Coinbase Is Boosting Its Crypto Buying Limit to $25K a Day

Cryptocurrency startup Coinbase will boost its daily purchase limits and allow for "instant" trading following user bank transfers, the company announced Tuesday. Currently, according to...

Cryptocurrency Market Update: Basic Attention Token (BAT) Getting Noticed

Markets are slowly inching upwards, Ethereum Classic and BAT performing well while Iota crashes Crypto markets remain flat for a second day as the bulls...

Blockchain only as strong as its weakest link

The blockchain might be secure, but is all the software interacting with it? In many cases, no. We’ve seen in an increase in cyberattacks...

Japan’s Licensed Crypto Exchanges Formally Apply for Self-Regulatory Body

An association of sixteen licensed domestic cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan have formally applied for certification from the country’s financial regulator to form a self-regulatory...

Trigger Warning: Why the 3D-Printed Gun Debate Matters to Crypto

While it may seem only tangentially related to cryptocurrency, the fight in the U.S. over publication of software for 3D-printed firearms bears close watching...

Bitcoin ETF explained: 9 questions and answers about the critical crypto...

The ups and downs in the prospects of a Bitcoin ETF have rocked cryptocurrencies. So far, requests have been rejected, but a lot of progress...

Home » Money Stable coins: A hedge against crypto volatility?

Banks and other Reserve Bank of India-regulated entities stopped servicing cryptocurrency exchanges last month, as per an RBI directive. But within a day or two, at...

Weed’s Biggest Wedding Announcement Just Happened And Cryptocurrency Is The Bride

Their unlikeliness makes them likely companions because both cannabis and blockchain have the strongest industry force fueling them: Passion. Most notably, both cannabis and...

The Cryptocurrency Game With a $9 Million Prize

Is Fomo3D an incisive critique, a scam, or a little of both? On its face, Fomo3D is a straightforward game of chance: Players have 24...

5 Cryptocurrency Investment Stories You Wouldn’t Believe

Cryptocurrency has created some of the most exciting investment stories in the history of finance. And, like most tales of financial opportunities, a few...

Robinhood Lists Ethereum Classic (ETC) Day Before Rival Coinbase

US-based stock and crypto trading app Robinhood added support for Ethereum Classic (ETC) on Monday, just a day before rival Coinbase lists the coin...

US Congressmen Start to Disclose Their Crypto Ownership

Bob Goodlatte, Republican congressman from Virginia and chairman of the House Judiciary Committee in the US, holds as much as USD 80,000 in cryptocurrency,...

Barclays Explores Crypto Trading

British bank Barclays has put together a team of senior staff members to explore how it can start trading cryptocurrencies, according to a report...

A Pro-Crypto Gamer Hid Free Bitcoin in No Man’s Sky

Looking to find some free bitcoin? A pair of planets on the No Man’s Sky action survival game are hiding 0.004 BTC, according to...

$500 Million Bitmain Data Center to Bring 400 Jobs to Texas...

Bitmain, the world’s largest bitcoin miner and mining equipment maker has announced construction plans for a new blockchain data center and cryptocurrency mining facility...

How Will the UK Deal With Crypto After Brexit: Expert Take

The United Kingdom and the European Union failed to reach an agreement on an orderly uncoupling, which is a major geopolitical and strategic event,...

ROOMDAO is a blockchain-based marketplace for travelers and service providers

Today, as the traditional hotel business is proving to be outdated, the importance and potential of BlockChain in the travel and hospitality industry has...

Starbucks Clarifies ‘Coffee for Bitcoin’ Media Reports

Contrary to reports in mainstream media, Starbucks has clarified that it will not be accepting direct bitcoin payments at coffee retail outlets. As reported by CCN on...

Here Is How Blockchain Will Help to Explore Space

Space is an area that has been historically researched by few governments, being a complex matter that requires thorough, high-class research and, therefore, substantial...

Crypto Mining Firm Argo Blockchain Raises $32 Million in Pioneering London...

Argo Blockchain, a UK-based digital coin mining company has become the first cryptocurrency company to be listed on the London Stock Exchange. The company recently...

Facebook’s New Rules For Crypto-Related Ads Aim To Weed Out The...

When it relaxed its ban on cryptocurrency-related ads a few weeks ago, Facebook also threw in some new rules. It said that crypto companies must...

Mining Profitability Is Down, But Crypto Mining In Russia Is On...

Cryptocurrency mining profitability is down. If we look at Bitcoin, we see low profits yet the price of equipment is on the rise, as is...

VeChain Is Chosen for the NTT Docomo 5G Partner Program

VeChain is proud to be chosen by NTT Docomo to be the first batch of partners for the 5G Open Partner Program launched by...

The Future of Cryptocurrency ATMs has Arrived

The market demand for cryptocurrency ATMs has grown rapidly. Cryptocurrency owners need ATMs to quickly exchange and spend their invested cash when they need...

Starbucks is Promoting Cryptocurrency!

Bitcoin (BTC)–Friday brought about a rather momentous announcement for the adoption of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency, when news broke that Starbucks is working on a...

How Verge (XVG) can emulate the redemption success story of XRP

After the recent rumors of addition of the XRP to the Coinbase list of digital assets to be monitored, other cryptocurrencies need to follow...

Coinbase Resumes Service in Wyoming After License Renewal

The San Fransisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is offering services again to residents living in the U.S. state of Wyoming. The exchange published a blog post...

Rich South Koreans Reluctant To Buy More Crypto

In South Korea, the richer you are, the more likely you are to have cryptocurrency holdings, say the authors of a new survey. However,...

Only a Matter of Time Before SEC Approves Bitcoin ETF: Tech...

The market is rapidly approaching the point of acceptance for a bitcoin ETF, and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) will eventually approve an...

Roger Ver Sent Governor of Jeju Island $100 in Bitcoin Cash,...

Roger Ver, a prominent cryptocurrency investor who has backed some of the largest companies in the global crypto sector such as Blockchain, Zcash, BitPay,...

Blockchain States Lure Citizens with Political Nostalgia and Voting Rights

If you’ve ever thought of acquiring a digital, virtual citizenship, there are a couple of new options on the table – a ‘Satoshi Nakamoto...

Crypto Update: Bitcoin Violates Support, Plunges Below $7000

Bitcoin has been in the center of attention so far this weekend, as after a period of relative strength the most valuable coin got...

Peru Shows Signs Of “Accelerated Growth” In Crypto Trading

Latin America has turned out to be one of the most promising markets for cryptocurrencies around the world, with a dizzying growth in recent...

TIP Blockchain’s Ecosystem will Power Mass Adoption!

Who we are! Tip is a third-generation blockchain platform powering mass adoption of cryptocurrency by creating an ecosystem that connects end-users and businesses on a...

AVATARA – immediately moving around the world without language barriers.

ICO has started! So, act fast and get on board!  Imagine entering an "Avatara body", Steering another person, at another location on earth, Seeing what they see, experiencing...

Connecticut’s Fintech Village Pays Attention to Cryptocurrency and Blockchain

The cryptocurrency industry attracts attention from all kinds of places. Seven Stars Cloud is not a name people would associate with Bitcoin or altcoins....

$1.3 Billion Worth Of BTC Locked Up By Mt. Gox Won’t...

Mt. Gox are back in the headlines, this time as a result of a decision made by authorities that will see money owed by...

Monero [XMR] mining malware hijacks Brazil: Claims 200,000 victims

On the 3rd of August, a group of Brazilian systems were infected by a malicious software that targets a specific brand of routers for...

Cannabis IPO Brings New Opportunities For Crypto Investors

When the New York-based pro-cannabis magazine High Times now moves to become a publicly traded company, it aims to make history as the first...

Politicians Add Crypto Miners To Their List of “Enemies”

With cryptocurrency mining consuming an ever-increasing amount of energy worldwide, some politicians are starting a push for higher electricity rates for miners, arguing that...

The Rise of Regulated Exchanges Is Boosting Crypto

Crypto is gradually assuming a more acceptable and legitimate face. There could be even more positive effects in the future, particularly if full...

Coinbase Announces Final Testing Ahead of Ethereum Classic Listing

Coinbase has announced that it is in the final stages of testing support for ethereum classic (ETC) as it prepares to offer support for...

Indian Bank Set to Adopt Ripple for Cross-Border Payments

While India remains a no-go area for bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, Ripple Labs, the developer of  XRP, is busy making inroads into the Asian nation,...

U.S. Bitcoin Trader Sentenced to Jail for $164,700 Money Laundering Using...

A quondam crypto trader and exchange operator from Arizona, U.S. was sentenced to 41 months in hoosegow because of laundering drugs money using Bitcoin. On...

Tech Mahindra, Nucleus Vision partner to implement blockchain in retail, telecom

This strategic partnership marks the beginning of Nucleus Vision's global expansion strategy and Tech Mahindra's foray into the Blockchain market. Tech Mahindra, a leading provider...

July Roundup: Cryptocurrency Winners and Losers

Top performing cryptocurrencies were Bitcoin, Stellar, and Zcash while Binance Coin, Tezos, OmiseGO and Qtum were the biggest losers. As another month passes in crypto...

Turkey Establishes Country’s First University Blockchain Center

Turkey has established the country’s first university-level blockchain center, aiming to close the blockchain expertise gap and ensure wide deployment of the technology, local...

Move Over, Bitcoin Bros: A Green Cryptocurrency Is Here

To say that the cryptocurrency known as Bitcoin eats a lot of energy is an understatement. If Bitcoin were a country (praise be to...

200,000 Routers Infected in Mass Cryptojacking Attack in Brazil

Reports of new cryptojacking schemes continue to plague the cryptocurrency market. Most recently, 200,000 MikroTik routers were discovered by Trustwave on July 31st to be secretly running...

Intercontinental Exchange Partnering with Microsoft and Starbucks to Launch New Crypto...

Fortune 500 New York Stock Exchange operator Intercontinental Exchange has announced the formation of a new company, Bakkt, which will partner with several large...

A Bitcoin Guide for Beginners

Getting started with Bitcoin is relatively easy. At a glance, it may seem like “magic internet money” but it’s unique in nature and offers...

Coinbase Brings Crypto Payment Option to Millions of Online Merchants

Coinbase Commerce, a cryptocurrency payment provider, has announced a series of initiatives to support crypto commerce, including a WooCommerce plugin to give millions of...

Square Seeing ‘Real Growth’ in Bitcoin User Base: CFO

Square Inc. Chief Financial Officer Sarah Friar has hailed the impact of bitcoin support on the company as it continues to record strong growth...

New Mining Malware threatens crypto-world – ZombieBoy

Earlier this week, the presence of a new crypto mining malware was discovered named ZombieBoy. This malware started mining initially at $1000 per month....

Philippine SEC Approves Draft Rules for ICOs and Crypto

The Philippine SEC (Security and Exchange Commission) approved draft rules for initial coin offerings (ICOs), ABS CBN News reported. This official approval will pave...

CRYPTO.COM ADDS LITECOIN TO ITS MCO WALLET APP CURRENCY LINEUP

Crypto.com, the payments and cryptocurrency platform formerly known as Monaco, has announced the addition of Litecoin (LTC) to its cryptocurrency application, the MCO Wallet App....

Another Giant Stock Exchange Goes Crypto!

Boerse Stuttgart Group, the operator of Germany’s second largest stock exchange, announced that they are creating an “end-to-end infrastructure for digital assets.” The new infrastructure...

Tron Foundation reveals secret project, Atlas!

For some time now, Tron Foundation and the founder of Tron, Justin Sun have been teasing the community with a project that came to...

‘More Than a Cryptocurrency’ – What is the Outlook for Cardano?

According to the Cardano network’s website, the network is “more than just a cryptocurrency.” “It is a technological platform that will be capable of...

McAfee’s ‘Unhackable’ Bitcoin Wallet Allegedly Hacked

John McAfee’s Bitfi bitcoin wallet has allegedly been hacked after its creator issued a $250,000 hacking challenge. Bitfi, which has marketed the wallet as...

Robinhood Opens Cyptocurrency Trading to Georgia Residents

Robinhood, a commission-free stock trading platform, announced that residents in the state of Georgia can now invest in cryptocurrency through the app. Users in Georgia can now...

Buying Crypto To Be The Past, Earning It To Be The...

While today, the majority of crypto transactions arise from investors mining them and buying them, it is likely that in the future, salaries and...

Sony Patent Filings Hint at Work on Crypto Mining Hardware

Japanese technology giant Sony wants to patent two hardware approaches for hosting and maintaining blockchains, newly published documents show. Sony's two filings are entitled "Electronic...

Cryptojacking Malware: What It Is and How to Fix It

Cryptojacking is a cyberattack like no other. Attackers don’t steal your data or ransom off access to your network. Instead, they commandeer your hardware...

NEO: Is China Holding Its Best Blockchain Asset Back?

NEO could become the successor to Ethereum, so why hasn't it? NEO might be the 13th largest coin on the open market, with a market value...

Study Finds Many Willing to Accept Salary in Cryptocurrency, But is...

According to a recent study by Sage, an increasing number of people are willing to accept cryptocurrency for either some or all of their...

MacCoin Not Really A Cryptocurrency, Rides On Craze’s Coattails

McDonald’s recently unveiled its MacCoin promotion, causing some to think the fast food chain was going to issue a cryptocurrency or hold an ICO....

Coinbase Adds British Pound Support, Speeding Fiat Transfers for UK Clients

Coinbase is now accepting also British pounds (GBP), enabling UK-based clients to make same-day fiat deposits and withdrawals. Leading US-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase said it...

Brazilian Cryptocurrency Exchange Wins Injunction Against Bank Who Closed Its Account

Brazilian cryptocurrency exchange Walltime has recently won a court battle against local bank Caixa Econômica Federal, forcing it to unfreeze its account holding more...

Surprise Silver Lining as Crypto Prices Fall

Lower Bitcoin and altcoin prices are bad news for most cryptocurrency investors – but in Japan, they are bringing unexpected benefits. Per security experts,...

Ripple Partners With Madonna to Fundraise for Orphans in Malawi

Cryptocurrency payments startup Ripple is partnering with Madonna to raise funds for orphans in the African nation of Malawi. The legendary pop icon announced the...

NEO, EOS, and Cardano (ADA) – 3 Best Coins to Invest...

Investing in cryptocurrencies is always a risky thing to do, especially for newcomers to the crypto world. Deciding which coin is worth it, which...

SBI Invests $9 Million in Institutional-Grade Cryptocurrency Derivatives Platform

Japanese financial services giant SBI Holdings has invested $9 million in U.S. digital marketplace architect Clear Markets to fund the latter’s creation of a...

U.S. Blockchain Spending in 2018 Has Already Eclipsed All of Last...

KPMG released its bi-annual “The Pulse of Fintech” report detailing a large increase in blockchain business spending in 2018. Blockchain Moves Beyond Experimentation KPMG, one of...

The SEC’s Hester Peirce Isn’t a Bitcoin Champion, Just a Regulatory...

Regulators like the Securities and Exchange Commission shouldn't be acting as gatekeepers to new technologies like bitcoin, according to Commissioner Hester Peirce. Peirce's remarks, made...

6 global blockchain use cases

Exciting blockchain projects are taking place across the globe. Many businesses are already looking at the ways this technology can help them become more...

Blockchain Platform to Allow Users to Trade Gold for Virtual Currencies

A company is creating an ecosystem where tangible assets such as gold can be traded for virtual currencies in a digital environment. The platform, known...

Bitcoin (BTC) And The Crypto Markets Continue To Decline For A...

Looking at the Bitcoin (BTC) charts this morning (UTC + 3), we find that the King of Crypto has been undergoing some considerable correction...

Interview With eToro CEO: Some Institutions Already Broke Into Crypto Market

Yoni Assia, the CEO of eToro, a major multi asset brokerage firm with more than eight million active users, has said in an exclusive...

Korean Authorities Investigate Alleged Crypto Scam That Promised Investors Shipwreck Gold

South Korean authorities are investigating a possible crypto investment scam involving the Seoul-based Shinil Group as the key figure, Korea JoongAng Daily reported July 31. Shinil...

Ripple Taps Bill Clinton to Give Keynote at Upcoming Conference

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton will headline Ripple's Swell conference later this year, the cryptocurrency payments startup announced Tuesday. The 42nd President of the United...

BBVA Can’t Hold Cryptocurrency – And That’s a Problem

After becoming the first financial institution to combine public and private blockchains in a live transaction, Spanish multinational bank BBVA has hit something of...

Crypto exchange Binance buys Trust Wallet in first acquisition deal

Binance, the world’s largest crypto exchange based on volume, has made its first acquisition after it snapped up mobile wallet company Trust Wallet. The deal is...

Nobel Prize Winning Economist Paul Krugman Expresses Skepticism About Crypto, Predicts...

Nobel Prize winning economist Paul Krugman has expressed his skepticism about the value of cryptocurrencies in a New York Times Opinion piece published July 31. Krugman, who...

Bitwise CEO Still Hopeful For New Multi-Faceted Crypto ETF

Despite the disappointing verdict for the proposal of the Winklevoss Twins’ Bitcoin-centric ETF, crypto experts still hope that regulators will begin to change their outlook...

Cardano (ADA) Technical Analysis: Bitcoin Bears Kick ADA out of Consolidation

Cardano has endured the biggest losses out of the top 25 coins by market cap on Tuesday morning, with an 8.36% decline against BTC. In...

Monero (XMR) Poised For A Big Run Up By End Of...

Monero (XMR) was once one of the few cryptocurrencies in existence but with the inception of lucrative altcoins, Monero (XMR) quickly became a forgotten...

Why August Could Start With A Bull Run

With the current market cap at around $300 billion many experts are predicting the August will begin with a bull run. The last time we were at...

Verge XVG To The Moon As Tomorrow’s Big Exchange Listing Is...

Huobi have announced the listing of Verge XVG as a trading pair against both Bitcoin and Ethereum. As it stands, deposits are now available with trading set...

Australian ‘Big 4’ Bank Taps Ethereum Blockchain for 17-Ton Almond Shipment...

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) has announced the successful completion of a global trade experiment involving a shipment of 17 metric tonnes of...

How An Ancient Stone Money System Works Like Cryptocurrency

Digital currencies, such as Bitcoin, and the blockchain technologies used to record digital transactions on a public ledger may not be so revolutionary. At least...

Steam Game Pulled From Store After Allegations Of Cryptocurrency Mining

In addition to numerous item scams, Abstractism was accused of hacking player’s computers There’s been an unfortunate increase in the amount of illegitimate games on...

Washington Utility Stops Accepting Applications for Crypto Mining

A customer-owned utilities company in rural Washington has stopped accepting applications for electricity from crypto mining and similar blockchain operations, the Seattle Times reported July 30. The Franklin Public Utility District...

Bitcoin’s Second-Ever Developer Is Back (With a Big Vision for Crypto)

There are early adopters, then there are early early adopters. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, the first coder to work alongside bitcoin's pseudonymous creator Satoshi Nakamoto,...

Ethereum Creator: Mass Adoption Matters More Than Cryptocurrency ETFs

Ethereum co-founder Buterin Vitalik believes that the crypto community has focused too much on ETFs rather than making cryptocurrency easier to use as a...

IBM and FX Giant CLS Team Up to Launch Blockchain App...

Even private and permissioned blockchains need to build ecosystems and achieve network effects, just like their permissionless, public counterparts. At least, that's the thinking behind...

Kim Kardashian West Promotes Bitcoin (BTC) at Charity Event

Kim Kardashian promotes Bitcoin: Reality television star Kim Kardashian-West announced to her 114 million Instagram (IG) followers that she staked a physical Bitcoin (BTC) in a charity poker...

Brand new Brazilian based Exchange is on the way!

THE EXCHANGE If we look at the current situation of Cryptocurrency Exchanges, we see big names having only few cryptocurrencies to trade. They tend to...

How Olaf Carlson Wee’s Fund Transformed $4 Million to $1 Billion...

While you may not have heard of him, Olaf Carlson-Wee has joined the ranks as one of the foremost crypto entrepreneurs, managing a $1...

Blockstack’s First Business App Wants to Help Employees Earn More Crypto

If cryptocurrency is decentralizing the world of money, a new bitcoin wallet startup thinks it could also help decentralize the world of work. Revealed exclusively...

Audit Gives Binance-Listed ERC20 Tokens Clean Bill of Health from ‘batchOverflow’...

Smart contract security firm Quantstamp has given Binance-listed ERC20 tokens a clean bill of health after conducting an audit to determine whether any of...

Korea is Pushing Positive Crypto Legislation

The government of South Korea is hurrying the finalization of the country’s first crypto and blockchain legislation, to recognize the cryptocurrency and blockchain sector...

Gibraltar United to Become First Football Club to Pay Players In...

Gibraltar United, a Premium Division football team, will become the first football team to pay its players in cryptocurrency next season, according to The...

Van Eck Responds to SEC’s Bitcoin ETF Concerns In New Letter

Money management firm VanEck has responded to the SEC’s concerns over bitcoin exchange-traded funds (bitcoin ETF) in a letter to the regulator made public...

A Solution to China’s Pharma Woes Might Be a Blockchain Away

A still-evolving vaccine scandal in China prompted a range of social media discussions in the past week around how blockchain could have prevented such...

Stellar is growing from strength to strength – investor optimism.

Stellar has surprised many of us in recent weeks, as it is now making many investors excited to see where it could go. The exciting...

RESEARCH: UK CRYPTO INVESTORS’ LACK OF KNOWLEDGE IS ‘VERY CONCERNING’

Recent research from IW Capital found that 38 percent of the British population do not “understand” cryptocurrency. Furthermore, a mere 5 percent of those...

Binance to Offer Crypto and Fiat Loans to BNB Token Holders.

Binance Labs, the incubator arm of the Binance exchange that engages with start-up companies, have invested in Libra Credit in order to offer fiat and cryptocurrency...

Ethereum Is Testing Code for Its Next Hard Fork

Ethereum developers are already implementing code for Constantinople, the network's next system-wide upgrade. The second part of a series of upgrades to make the ethereum...

Top 100 Cryptocurrency Coins Explained in a Single Phrase

Top 100 Digital Currencies In A Nutshell Quite literally thousands of cryptocurrency projects populate the cryptosphere these days, and it seems every new day comes...

Russian Shipwreck and ‘Treasure’ Linked to Crypto Exchange

A South Korean firm claimed to have found the wreck of a Russian warship sunk in 1905 with $130 billion worth of gold on...

Ripple’s XRP “Moves Really, Really Fast” While Bitcoin Is “Breaking Down,”...

• "Bitcoin (BTC) is slow, Ethereum (ETH) is slow" said Ripple's chief marketing strategist. • Per his words, Ripple (XRP) "moves really, really fast" because...

Payments Service Skrill Adds Cryptocurrency Buy and Sell Options

• Payments service provider Skrill added cryptocurrency buy and sell options for users in over 30 countries. • Notably, users won't be able to transfer...

What Experts Think about a Possible Bitcoin ETF

Since 2017, SEC has turned down at least three bitcoin ETF applications (including the Winklevoss twins on two occasions) from different groups citing specific...

Only 2% of U.S. Investors Own Bitcoin, Most View it as...

A Wells Fargo/Gallup poll has revealed that only 2% of investors in the United States currently hold bitcoin, a finding that optimists will argue...

Monero-Style Privacy Is Ready for Ethereum – Who Will Implement It?

What if ethereum looked more like monero? Fusing the privacy features of the latter into ethereum would make many of the platform's stakeholders, including developers...

‘Seed to sale’: Canada weighs up blockchain to track legal sales...

The Canadian government has reviewed blockchain as a possible solution for securely tracking marijuana “from seed to sale”, following the passing of a bill...

Muddied and Fairly Opaque Crypto Industry Needs Oversight, Says US Lawmaker

A member of the U.S. House Financial Services Committee wants lawmakers to focus more attention on initial coin offerings (ICOs) and the trading of crypto...

Canada’s DMG Blockchain Starts Installing 85 MW Substation for Crypto Mining...

Canada-based DMG Blockchain Solutions has launched the installation of an 85-megawatt substation for crypto mining expansion, according to an official statement July 26. The DMG crypto mining operation...

Justin Sun Says TRON’s Network is 80x Faster than Ethereum’s!!

TRON’s Fast Speeds and New Partnership Creates Big Strides for The Crypto Platform Justin Sun, the founder of TRON, could not be more excited about...

Monero (XMR) Price Rise is Disrupted By Bearish Pressure

The price of Monero is facing bearish pressure against the USD. The cryptocurrency is trading in range against the USD. The selling pressure pushed...

Tezos Foundation Taps ‘Big Four’ Firm PwC for Independent Audit

Major auditing firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Switzerland has agreed to conduct an independent audit of the Tezos Foundation’s finances and operations, the foundation announced on...

Top 10 Crypto Deals in 2017 Returned Over 136,000% on Average,...

Research into the top ten crypto deals in 2017 based on their investment returns (ROI) has revealed that on average each returned over 136,000...

London Remittance Firm Launches Cryptocurrency Trading Service, Says Crypto’s ‘Here to...

TransferGo, a London-based remittance service, has become the first remittance provider to offer a cryptocurrency trading service, and will offer bitcoin, ethereum, bitcoin cash,...

Freewallet Releases The First TRON Wallet

Freewallet is one of the first top companies to fully support the TRON coin — the official currency of TRON, a decentralized entertainment content...

U.S. Congress Should Make Cryptocurrency a Key Focus: House Rep.

At a Congressional hearing earlier this year, a key member affirmed his intention “to not sit by idly” while the cryptocurrency investors remain unprotected. That...

10,000%: Pantera Reports Massive 5-Year Crypto Investment Return

Cryptocurrency investment firm Pantera Capital reported a more than 10,000 percent lifetime return on Friday, coming five years after its formation. In an email, co-chief...

Audi And IOTA Foundation In Exciting New Partnership

As many will know, the IOTA Foundation have a very significant role within mobilities research and in researching how the blockchain can provide solutions for things...

Psychology, Crowds And Crypto, The Real Reason Prices Change

We all want to know what drives the price of the markets. Truth be told, it’s not just one thing, there are a million different...

Major Milestone: There Are Now More than 300 Cryptocurrency Funds

The recent bitcoin price decline and subsequent bear market put a severe dent in profit projections for hedge funds that invest in crypto assets,...

Tron (TRX) Price Watch: Which Way Will It Break Out?

Tron Price Key Highlights Tron has formed lower highs and higher lows to create a symmetrical triangle pattern. Price just bounced off the top and may...

No, Crypto Isn’t Just for Libertarians Anymore

While some say crypto is apolitical, others argue a technology that takes direct aim at central bank-driven monetary policy can't be anything otherwise. Indeed,...

$1 Billion Chinese Blockchain Fund Denies Report of Government Pull-Out

A $1 billion Chinese blockchain fund launched in April has denied a report that the local government will withdraw its financial support following the...

Venezuela to Launch Petro-Pegged Fiat Currency Next Month

Venezuela, a country battling one of the deepest economic recessions on record, is set to launch a new fiat currency pegged to its oil-backed...

Google no longer welcomes crypto-miners on the Play Store

The company will also ban disturbing apps that target kids. Google has updated its Play Store policy, and it's clear that the fresh set of...

Cardano (ADA) Might Soon Become a Top 4 Cryptocurrency

Every cryptocurrency’s goal is to rise high on the list of largest cryptos, and Cardano (ADA)might soon get that opportunity. Let’s see why this...

Canadian Police Seize $1.8 Million in Bitcoin From Alleged Silk Road...

The Canadian province of British Columbia is seeking to set a precedent in cryptocurrency-related law enforcement by laying claim to $1.8 million worth of...

South Carolina Ends Cease & Desist Orders Against Crypto Startups

South Carolina's securities regulator has ended cease-and-desist orders against two blockchain startups, public documents revealed Thursday. The South Carolina Attorney General's office, which oversees securities...

Bitcoin Consolidating Gains While Altcoins Climb Higher!

Bitcoin price is currently consolidating gains near the USD 8,250 support. Ethereum and other major altcoins recovered between 2-6%. Stratis, stellar and holo...

How’s Ethereum Doing In the Shadow of Bitcoin?

In the past couple of weeks (dare we say, months?), all eyes have been fixed on Bitcoin. A lot has been going on around...

12 BTC Only: You Can Now Buy Your Antigua Citizenship with...

With the lowest amount required to become an Antiguan Barbudian via an investment being US$100,000, you now only need a little over 12 bitcoins...
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