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

Advertisement 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 Hackernoon. Players can claim the bitcoin by finding the corresponding communications stations in the game. Jon Creasy, a crypto enthusiast and investment adviser, says more hidden bitcoin will soon be forthcoming. More importantly, he… Read More »

Goldman Sachs Could Support Crypto Custody In The Near Future

Cryptocurrency custody services are seen by many as the next step for institutional adoption. As per a Bloomberg report released on Monday morning, Goldman Sachs, one of the most respected financial institutions in the world, is considering the creation of an in-house custody service. This news comes only a few months after Goldman Sachs began to trade Bitcoin futures… Read More »

Ethereum (ETH) Technical Analysis: Ethereum (ETH) Enters the Seventh Month of A Correction

On a weekly basis, ETH is down 10 percent and this is contrary to the fundamentals that are overly supportive of Ethereum (ETH). Remember, not only are there new developments as Mokens launching and implementing new ERC standards but the approval of ENS by ICANN is definitely a huge plus for Ethereum (ETH) propulsion to mainstream. From the… Read More »

Crypto Investing Groups Are Responsible for $1 Billion in Market Manipulation Throughout 2018

Cryptocurrency–The Wall Street Journal has published some troubling news related to the industry of cryptocurrency, reporting that a handful of crypto investment “groups” are responsible for manipulating the markets to a tune of $825 million in profits throughout the first half of 2018. In a study published on Sunday, The Wall Street Journal released results showing that collections… Read More »

‘New Things Are Scary to People,’ Says NC Politician Told He Can’t Accept Bitcoin Donations

Advertisement A few days ago, CCN reported that the North Carolina State Board of Elections Campaign Finance Office rejected an application to permit candidates accept campaign donation in bitcoin. Emmanuel Wilder, the Republican state legislature candidate and Systems Analyst who submitted the unsuccessful application sat down with CCN to give his opinion about the decision and share some of… Read More »

Bitmain Promises Jobs In Texas Town Hit By Coal Plant Closure

Rockdale has been bleeding blue collar jobs for a decade. Now, Bitmain has struck a deal to mine crypto there. The Alcoa plant in Rockdale, Texas, hasn’t smelted aluminum in a decade. When it ceased operations in September 2008, it laid off 660 workers, roughly 10 percent of the town’s population. At the time, Reuters reported that Alcoa… Read More »

S Korean Biotech Outfit Macrogen, Data Firm Bigster To Share Genetic Info Over Blockchain

The gene-sequencing provider is building a blockchain-based distribution platform with data company Bigster. Seoul-based biotech firm Macrogen announced Monday that it has partnered with Bigster, a South Korean big data company, to develop a blockchain platform that would facilitate the transfer and storage of genome-wide data. With this platform, the organizations hope to offer a secure and stable… Read More »

Coinbase And Robinhood Support Ethereum Classic

In an August 6 blog post, the popular crypto exchange Coinbase announced its platform would begin supporting transfers in Ethereum Classic (ETC) Tuesday. According to the blog post, trading in ETC will be available to most Coinbase customers, including those who use Coinbase Markets, Coinbase Prime, and Coinbase Pro. However, the exchange stated that Coinbase Consumer customers who… Read More »

Did Goldman Sachs Just Make Its Move to Cryptocurrency?

Goldman Sachs is considering offering cryptocurrency custody services. Cryptocurrency custody services are a relatively new innovation for the space. Custody services are third-party solutions for the secure storage of virtual assets. They are targeted toward high-net worth and institutional investors with significant digital assets. Custody services help to reassure investors and offer a means of complying with the… Read More »

Another Major Swiss Bank Begins Accepting Cryptocurrency Assets

Yet another major Swiss bank, Maerki Baumann Private Bank in Zurich, announced it will begin accepting cryptocurrency. Setting the Tone? In July 2017, Switzerland’s Falcon Private Bank announced that it will be storing and trading Bitcoin within its very own asset infrastructure, challenging the status quo as most banks in the country refuse to accept cryptocurrencies. Now, another… Read More »