• Following reports that popular US-based cryptocurrency exchanges Coinbase and Gemini turned down payments from Ripple to list the company’s XRP token, a top executive from the real-time gross settlement system, currency exchange, and remittance network has tried to set the record straight. The third largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, Ripple (XRP), is not a security — at least, not in the minds of its parent company. In an interview with CNBC, Ripple’s chief market strategist, Cory

    Ripple Exec Says XRP is ‘Absolutely Not a Security’

    | 2018/04/14 7:30 am
  • Bank of England’s governor, Mark Carney, held a speech at the Public Policy Forum’s Canada Growth Summit in Toronto, outlining that despite the ‘huge amount’ of illicit activity run through cryptocurrency, at the current state, they do not pose a threat. Singing the Same Old Song In line with his previous sentiment expressed at the G20 Summit in Argentina earlier this year, rock-star banker Carney holds that, at current times, “cryptocurrencies aren’t a risk to

    Bank of England Governor Admits ‘Cryptocurrency Not a Risk’

    | 2018/04/14 2:30 am
  • One of the biggest problems facing new investors is the hurdles they’ll need to jump through to simply sign up for an exchange and deposit money. CriptoHub offers loads of coin options, unique payment processing services, and more. The Untapped Brazilian Market Late last year, Bitcoin was making headlines all over the world as it soared higher than anyone had thought possible. Tens of thousands of people from around the world flocked to exchanges to

    CriptoHub Launching Brazilian Cryptocurrency and Financial Exchange

    | 2018/04/13 11:45 pm
  • Roger Ver, founder of Bitcoin.com, alongside COO Mate Tokey join the advisory board of MoneyToken. The newly formed partnership attempts to bring the ICO’s benefits to the powerful BCH community. MoneyToken is a blockchain-based financial services platform which has been founded by reputable UK and US FinTech Experts with years of working experience at Prudential Financial, Goldman Sachs, Citibank, Ernst & Young, and Bloomberg. It announced its official presale launch back on March 22nd and

    Bitcoin.com and MoneyToken Combine Forces as Roger Ver Joins the Advisory Board

    | 2018/04/13 10:30 pm
  • Social media platforms like Youtube and Facebook have come under fire due to a variety of problems. However, traditional consumers have found it hard to move to new platforms due to the lack of variety and healthy competition in the industry. Over the past week, Facebook has begun losing some of its death grip over the social media industry. The Cambridge Analytica data scandal affected over 50 million Facebook users from all across the world

    Facebook’s Slipping Grip on the Social Media Market?

    | 2018/04/13 9:00 pm
  • Yahoo! Japan Corp announced on Friday its intentions to purchase a minority stake in BitARG Exchange Tokyo. The deal builds on the increasing mainstream acceptance of cryptocurrencies in the country on behalf of business in the face of some of the most prominent Japanese companies. Getting Involved in the Crypto Field As reported by Reuters, Yahoo! Japan Corp is set to buy a minority stake in a Tokyo-based, FSA-approved crypto exchange. The hope of Japan’s

    Yahoo! Japan Enters the Crypto Field: Acquires Minority Stake in Tokyo Crypto Exchange

    | 2018/04/13 5:00 pm
  • A Blockchain protocol is being developed which aims to threaten the dominance of “outdated” credit cards. PumaPay wants its platform to create fairer terms for merchants around the world, ensuring the transaction fees they pay tumble dramatically. In turn, it is expected that their customers would benefit from lower prices. The crypto startup says its open-source system, known as the PullPayment Protocol, changes the way payments get from A to B – eliminating countless intermediaries

    PumaPay Aims To Tackle Credit Card Fraud, Protect Merchants And Save Consumers Money

    | 2018/04/13 4:00 pm
  • Phoenix is a decentralized autonomous organization based on blockchain technology which offers a completely transparent financial algorithm that enables investors to receive maximum profits with minimal risk. How Phoenix Works Let’s say you joined Phoenix and invested 10 ETH in Round 1. At the end of Round 2, you would have received your first profit of 20 ETH. At the end of Round 3, you would receive another 20 ETH. At the end of Round

    Cure for DOWNs on Crypto Market – Smart Contract with Stable Formula of Profit Generation

    | 2018/04/13 11:00 am
  • In a recent cryptocurrency trend, miners have been trying to find ways to maintain profitable mining operations. One such method is to move their operations to countries with lower electricity costs, such as Norway and Sweden.  Mining is the essential action required for blockchains to stay secure and decentralized. As a miner, you need computing power and copious amounts of electricity, which doesn’t come cheap. Some analysts estimate that the energy cost to mine a singular

    Cryptocurrency Miners Flocking to Nordic Countries

    | 2018/04/13 9:00 am
  • AirPod is making it possible to earn passively with its native token APOD. With the pre-sale rapidly approaching, the project will provide its contributors with a way to earn serious, stable, and regular, month-over-month passive income through an ICO that’s entirely immune to bear market trends. The project’s unique ecosystem will help it shape up one of the most lucrative and reliable business opportunities out there. AirPod will avail its native token called APOD. While

    ICO With Crypto / Earn Passive Crypto-Income with AirPod – the World’s Best Sleeping Pod

    | 2018/04/13 3:30 am
  • The Vietnamese government is urging greater vigilance with regard to cryptocurrency transactions and investments even as police begin an investigation into what may well turn out to be the country’s biggest instance of cryptocurrency fraud to date. According to Al Jazeera, the Vietnamese government is reportedly tightening its policies on all things crypto-related. The government’s reaction follows protests against what may turn out to be the country’s biggest ICO scam. A statement on the country’s official

    Vietnam Calls for Tougher Cryptocurrency Measures Amid Investigation into Possible $658 Million ICO Scam

    | 2018/04/13 1:30 am
  • The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has come out guns blazing in the fight to combat ICO fraud and protect small investors. As we know, cryptocurrencies stole the headlines in 2017, with Bitcoin’s biggest milestones, such as reaching an all-time high value of $20k, a definite topic of conversation around the investor dinner table. Potential investors could trade in existing cryptocurrencies, or be a part of a brand-new virtual currency by investing in a start-up’s ICO.

    SEC Getting Ready for a Massive Crypto Fraud Battle

    | 2018/04/12 9:30 pm
  • Against the backdrop of continuing volatility on the cryptocurrency market driven in part by market uncertainties and the speculative buying of traditional security tokens like Bitcoin, more attention is being paid to so-called utility tokens such as those of the MediChain Medical Big Data Platform. As well as standard token features of scarcity and market capitalization, utility tokens have another intrinsic merit: they are tied to a useful, in-demand service. Access to the service is

    Utility Tokens Take Center Stage on Crypto Market with MediChain Leading the Way

    | 2018/04/12 8:30 pm
  • Zimbabwe now has a Bitcoin ATM that is providing people with another way to buy and sell Bitcoin and Litecoin. The first of its kind in the southern African country, the 2-way ATM was deployed and activated in the first week of April 2018 and follows the nation’s growing interest in cryptocurrencies. The ATM was shipped into the country by the largest cryptocurrency exchange in Zimbabwe, Golix. It has been placed at Golix’s customer support

    Zimbabwe’s First Bitcoin ATM Becomes Country’s Only Source of ‘Real’ Currency

    | 2018/04/12 7:30 pm
  • Famous cryptocurrency investor and trader Mike Novogratz has hired a Goldman Sachs executive for his cryptocurrency merchant bank.  $40K Bitcoin by End of 2018? Last November, Mike Novogratz made headlines when he predicted that Ethereum would hit $500 by the end of 2017 and Bitcoin could reach $40K by the end of 2018. Novogratz’s prediction for Ethereum proved true as the cryptocurrency actually surpassed $500 and even almost hit $1400. Since then, the whole cryptocurrency

    Mike Novogratz Hires Goldman Sachs Exec for Crypto Merchant Bank

    | 2018/04/12 3:30 pm
  • The online casino industry is arguably the biggest online industry in the world today, with millions of hopeful gamblers logging into online casinos every hour, 24/7. Online casinos make millions of dollars, some virtually by the minute. In fact, the bigger the online casino, the more dollars they are guaranteed to make every second, it’s like printing your own money! So, how do online casinos manage to make so much money if they offer games

    How You Can Beat Any Online Casino and Win!

    | 2018/04/12 12:30 pm
  • Few things in life are as panic-inducing as transacting Bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies, thanks to their complicated wallet addresses. Luckily, this no longer has to be the case. Are You Paranoid Every Time You Perform a Cryptocurrency Transaction? Have you ever been in a situation where you are sending Bitcoin, or any other cryptocurrency, and you are feeling more than a bit frustrated? Sure, you’ve copied the address of your recipient and you’ve checked everything

    How to Send and Receive Bitcoin (or Any Other Cryptocurrency) Using Your Email Instead of a Complicated Wallet Address

    | 2018/04/12 11:00 am
  • Bitcoin price achieved their biggest intraday rise since December 2017 April 12 after markets suddenly climbed over $1200 in just two hours. Bitcoin price: $1200 In 2 Hours In a move which startled traders used to 2018’s sideways price movements, BTC/USD passed $8000 twice before settling around $7700 at press time. Before the change, Bitcoin traded around $6800 across major exchanges. As commentators scrabble to find a motive for the sudden volatility, an narrative that

    Bitcoin Price Soars Amid Record $1.2 Billion Trading Volume

    | 2018/04/12 9:30 am
  • Ripple continues to throw its own in-house cryptocurrency around like it has an unlimited supply — which isn’t too far from the truth. Pocket Change The fintech startup — known for its a real-time gross settlement system, currency exchange, and remittance network — has invested $25 million of its own digital currency (XRP) into “a dedicated sidecar vehicle alongside Blockchain Capital’s fourth venture fund,” as reported by Fortune. Ripple’s investment follows last month’s announcement that

    Ripple Invests $25 Million XRP into Blockchain Capital Venture Fund

    | 2018/04/12 8:30 am
  • Block.One’s Blockchain app platform EOS has come under fire after announcing its incoming mainnet ‘launch’ as its EOS token will have no “uses.” EOS Tokens Can’t Be Redeemed On EOS’ Nonexistant Platform The project, which today surpassed Litecoin by market cap and intends to allow developers to create decentralized applications (‘DApps’), raised $700 million in its ongoing ICO despite developers at the time openly acknowledging the token users were buying had zero utility. Now, with

    EOS Surpasses Litecoin Despite New Criticism of Its ‘Useless’ Token

    | 2018/04/12 6:41 am
  • The Korean tech giant has been making big waves in the crypto scene by confirming that they’ve already started manufacturing cryptocurrency mining chips, according to a Samsung spokesperson. Cutting-Edge Fabrication Samsung has products in loads of technology sectors, and it’s no surprise they’d eventually get into the Bitcoin game. A company spokesperson told Techcrunch that Samsung is “currently engaged in the manufacturing of cryptocurrency mining chips.” They’ve already gotten a taste for cryptocurrency mining as

    Samsung Brings Competition to Bitmain’s ASIC Monopoly

    | 2018/04/12 4:30 am
  • Taklimakan Network, the Singapore-based business platform for connecting cryptocurrency investors, analysts, and enthusiasts has just signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with SocialMedia.Market, the decentralized platform for simplifying marketing interaction between business and social media influencers. This is the latest example of an emerging trend in the crypto community of promising, efficient projects building synergistic partnerships to make the greatest possible use of blockchain. The MOU will enable both the Taklimakan Network and the SocialMedia.Market

    Taklimakan Network and SocialMedia.Market Form Partnership

    | 2018/04/11 11:30 pm