Altcoin News

Venezuelan Feeds Entire Community With Cryptocurrency Donation

A Venezuelan Reddit user who recently received a small donation of the cryptocurrency NANO wants to pay the generosity forward to...

Kyle Baird | Jul 09, 2018 | 08:00

Cryptocurrency Miners Promise Economic Opportunity, But Not Everyone...

Driven by cheap electricity prices and the potential...

Kevin O’Brien | Jul 08, 2018 | 05:00
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Venezuela: Record Bitcoin Buying Spree Continues Amid Hyperinflation

Hyperinflation is rampant in Venezuela as bitcoin...

Kevin O’Brien | Jun 21, 2018 | 20:00

Think Long Term and Short

The crypto-community may have done a fair bit of...

Mati Greenspan | Jun 08, 2018 | 11:00

India: No Plans to Use Venezuelan Petro to Pay for Crude Oil

India has no plans to use Venezuela’s...

Nigel Gambanga | May 30, 2018 | 09:30
Bitcoin Price

One Satoshi (Bitcoin’s Smallest Unit) Now Worth Over Five...

A single satoshi, or one one-hundred-millionth of a...

Allen Scott | May 25, 2018 | 19:00

Venezuela Leverages Russian Bank Stake To Bypass US Petro Sanctions

Venezuela is taking advantage of its 49% stake in a...

Wilma Woo | May 16, 2018 | 17:00

Iran Turns to Bitcoin in Preparation for Renewed U.S. Sanctions

With U.S. President Donald Trump declining to renew a...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | May 10, 2018 | 20:00

Venezuela Touts Petro To India, Coinsecure With 30% Oil Discount...

Venezuela is leveraging its oil wealth to shoehorn...

Wilma Woo | May 01, 2018 | 19:00
Altcoin News

Central Bank of Venezuela to Receive $1 Billion from Petro Sale

The Central Bank of Venezuela will receive $1 billion from the proceeds of the Petro sale.  Petro...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Apr 27, 2018 | 15:00

2.7 TRILLION Bolivars: Venezuela Bitcoin Trading Hits All-Time High

Venezuela Localbitcoins users traded a record 2.7 trillion bolivars in the week ending April 14...

Wilma Woo | Apr 16, 2018 | 07:00
It’s a Hard No From the US

Venezuela Decrees Petro ‘Cryptocurrency’ as Legal Tender

All transactions involving government institutions in Venezuela must now accept Petro — the first...

Adam James | Apr 14, 2018 | 17:00
South Korean Capital Looks to Launch City-Wide Cryptocurrency S-Coin

South Korean Capital Looks to Launch City-Wide Cryptocurrency S-Coin

Following suit with various other cities around the globe, South Korea’s capital city is...

Adam James | Apr 05, 2018 | 01:00

Bitcoin is Making Currency Manipulation Difficult for Central Banks

Bitcoin was largely created as a means of undermining...

Adam James | Mar 31, 2018 | 10:00

Bitfinex Bans Venezuela’s Petro Token

Bitfinex, the largest cryptocurrency exchange, has...

Adam James | Mar 27, 2018 | 13:00

Venezuela’s Petro Now Purchasable with Foreign Fiat

Last month, Venezuela became the first country to...

Adam James | Mar 25, 2018 | 04:45
Breaking News

President Trump Bans US Citizens from Buying Venezuela’s Petro

The Venezuelan Petro’s alleged astronomical success...

Nikita Blows | Mar 19, 2018 | 16:00
Altcoin News

Venezuela Sold $5 Billion in Petro Cryptocurrency, Claims President

Venezuelan President Nicholas Maduro has claimed the...

Adam James | Mar 12, 2018 | 09:30

Petro is a Terrible Investment (If You Didn’t Already Know)

Near the middle of February, collapsing socialist...

Adam James | Mar 06, 2018 | 16:00

Mapped: Cheapest & Most Expensive Countries To Mine Bitcoin

Where you live in the world affects how profitable...

Dieter Holger | Mar 06, 2018 | 02:30
Altcoin News

Venezuela Opens State-Funded Crypto School as Citizens Starve

Days after launching the world’s first ever...

Adam James | Feb 26, 2018 | 21:30

Venezuela Decides One Coin’s Not Enough, Readies New...

Things are only getting weirder in Venezuela, as President Nicolas Maduro decides that one...

Adam James | Feb 22, 2018 | 08:30
Iran Turns to Bitcoin in Preparation for Renewed U.S. Sanctions

Iran Changes Mind, Decides it Doesn’t Actually Like Bitcoin...

In October 2017, the Iranian government all but decided to implement Bitcoin as a means to...

Adam James | Feb 22, 2018 | 02:00

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