Nikita Blows

Silicon Valley Philanthropists Dig Deep into their Crypto Wallets during Fundraising Event
Bitcoin

Silicon Valley Philanthropists Dig Deep into their Crypto Wallets during Fundraising Event

In a time when we’re bombarded with the supposed evils of Bitcoin (right, Mr. Baby Brains Munger?) on a seemingly daily basis, it’s refreshing to see crypto take the spotlight for...

Nikita Blows | 2 years ago
Blockchain Technology to Combat Dodgy Ticket Resales
Blockchain

Blockchain Technology to Combat Dodgy Ticket Resales

Secondary ticketing in the UK is a billion-dollar problem, one that Aventus hopes to solve with blockchain technology. Whether it’s your favorite football match or your music...

Nikita Blows | 2 years ago
Could Blockchain be the Future of Football?
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Could Blockchain be the Future of Football?

The days when crypto and blockchain were relegated to the sidelines are long gone. This disruptive technology is slowly but surely being moved to the center of the playing field, even...

Nikita Blows | 2 years ago
GIFcoin Reaches Soft Cap After Another Token Sellout Stage
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GIFcoin Reaches Soft Cap After Another Token Sellout Stage

GIFcoin is flying high and is continuing to do exceptionally well during their ICO.  Not only have they sold out at each stage, they’ve also reached and exceeded their soft cap...

Nikita Blows | 2 years ago
bitcoin accepted here
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US State of Wisconsin on the Fence About Accepting Crypto Campaign Contributions

Even though some political candidates have already accepted crypto contributions in the past, the Wisconsin Ethics Commission is still not sure whether their state should follow suit...

Nikita Blows | 2 years ago
Brothel Goes All the Way and Accepts Its First Bitcoin Payment
Bitcoin

Brothel Goes All the Way and Accepts Its First Bitcoin Payment

The term ‘first-time-ever’ may not be the first thing that pops into your mind when thinking about a brothel. However, the Moonlite Bunny Ranch in Nevada could definitely claim the...

Nikita Blows | 2 years ago
Crypto Mining Becoming a Concern in Some US Cities
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Crypto Mining Becoming a Concern in Some US Cities

As interest in cryptocurrencies continues, so does FOMO. Mining is one way to get in on the action, but some cities aren’t taking too kindly to the high power consumption that goes...

Nikita Blows | 2 years ago
Atlanta's night skyline.
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Why Atlanta’s $50k Ransomware Threat Turned into a $2.6 million Cybersecurity Upgrade

March this year saw the US city of Atlanta faced with a ransomware attack. Even though the hackers didn’t get away with their $50k in bitcoins, the city did pay over $2.6 million to...

Nikita Blows | 2 years ago
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Iceland’s Crypto Mining Theft Mastermind Rearrested after ‘Daring’ Prison Escape

The alleged organizer of a string of computer thefts in Iceland has been arrested in Amsterdam after going on the run from an Icelandic prison. The computers in question were used for...

Nikita Blows | 2 years ago
Philippines Senator: Harsher Punishment for Crypto Crimes
Bitcoin

Philippines Senator: Harsher Punishment for Crypto Crimes

If Senator Leila de Lima has her way, crypto criminals in the Philippines will be facing tougher punishments for their crimes. Bitcoin’s fantastic price rise last year prompted...

Nikita Blows | 2 years ago
How will South Korea Regulate?
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Startup Takes RBI to Court Over Its Cryptocurrency ‘Ban’

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will soon be going to court. This comes after a crypto startup has put forward a petition contesting the bank’s conditional ban on cryptocurrency...

Nikita Blows | 2 years ago
COBINHOOD Launches Cryptocurrency/Fiat Trading Pairs
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San Francisco Fed Head: Crypto Is Not A Currency

The head of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco believes that crypto lacks the core features required to define them as a currency. Late November and most of December last year...

Nikita Blows | 2 years ago