Square’s Launch of Point-of-Sale Terminal Triggers Speculation for Cryptocurrency Integration

According to the official announcement, consumer and merchant payment network, Square Inc. has launched its point-of-sale (PoS) terminal. While the news in itself was great for the company, the recent activities of Square Inc. make crypto enthusiast believe this device could soon have a cryptocurrency integration. Square’s patent for cryptocurrency payments via merchant integration sparks speculation The launch… Read More »

Will there be a SWIFT – Ripple Partnership Soon?

Ripple’s high popularity has recently earned it the privilege of occupying a kind of honor seat in the cryptocurrency ecosystem. Every day more and more users follow not only the news of this company’s strategic alliances but also the technological advances and even the price fluctuations that its XRP tóken experiences over time. In fact, this controversial cryptocurrency… Read More »

Tap Secures Investment from Alphabit and FBG Capital

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Ledger CEO Wins French Award for Startup With International Potential

Eric Larchevêque, CEO and co-founder of cryptocurrency hardware wallet-maker Ledger, has won a French award for the startup leader whose model has the greatest potential internationally. The prestigious regional prize in Ernst & Young’s (EY) 26th Entrepreneur of the Year 2018 awards, located in France, is “Startup of the Year.” Ledger’s Eric Larchevêque can lay claim to this award,… Read More »

Tron (TRX) Surpasses Ethereum (ETH) in Daily Transaction, Justin Sun says “It’s Just the Beginning”

The world’s 11th largest cryptocurrency surpassed 2nd largest cryptocurrency Ethereum (ETH) in daily transactions as transactions on Tron network reaches about 600k. Transactions on Tron network hikes to 600k For the first time, Tron (TRX) has surpassed Ethereum (ETH) in daily transactions as Tron founder and CEO took to Twitter to announce: “It is the first time that… Read More »

Stablecoins in a Nutshell…And Why They Can Kill Decentralization

Advertisement The most commonly known stablecoin is Tether. It is a cryptocurrency that buys one American Dollar from the market before issuing one tether. This means that when one American Dollar leaves active circulation, one Tether enters active circulation. Thus, the price of Tether has stayed stable over the years. A swing of fewer than 10 cents is… Read More »

Why Are Altcoins No Longer Getting Good News Boosts

Last year news of a new partnership however small, or new software or wallet upgrades, or a hard fork, airdrop, the possibility of an exchange listing, or even a shill from a crypto pundit, would have a major effect on the price of a cryptocurrency. Daily pumps of altcoins were commonplace and the ecosystem was an exciting one… Read More »

Cryptocurrency Market Update: A New Brave Browser Boosts BAT

Another flat Saturday as markets are stagnant; Only BAT and DGTX heading higher. The weekend has brought no joy to crypto markets which have remained immobile for the past few days. The slow downward slide seems to have halted just below $210 billion market capitalization where things remain for another day. Bitcoin is at the exact same place… Read More »

Square’s Debut of Payment Terminal Triggers Fresh Bitcoin Acceptance Rumors

Consumer and merchant payment network Square Inc. unveiled a point-of-sale (PoS) terminal October 19 in a move which sparked excitement about possible Bitcoin integration. Bitcoin PoS Next For Square? Unveiled on social media and in an interview with tech outlet Nerdist, Square’s device is designed as a standalone solution for merchants wishing to accept card payments. The move comes… Read More »

Monero Price Analysis: Price Stable, XMR is Bullish above $100

36 hours after hard forking and Monero buyers are yet to confirm Oct 15 gains. If anything, there seems to be resistance for upsides and this is negative for bulls. Anyhow, we suggest aggressive buyers to load at spot prices with stops at $190 while risk-averse traders should be on the side lines until there are gains above… Read More »