Tag Archives: Cryptocurrency

Crimea to Set Up Blockchain University to Help Countries Evade U.S. Sanctions

Crimea, a disputed territory between Ukraine and Russia, is heading towards the creation of an international center for blockchain technology. Authorities in the Crimean Peninsula regard blockchain technology as a solution for states under international sanctions. Crimea was annexed by the Russian Federation in 2014 following a coup d’etat in Ukraine. The majority of international governments, however, continue… Read More »

CoinPayments Integrates Binance Coin, BNB Now Accepted by 2.3 Million Merchants

The team at CoinPayments recently announced via twitter, that they had integrated Binance Coin (BNB) onto their platform. The announcement went on to state the following: We are happy to announce the integration of @binance coin (BNB) into our platform. We are proud to help @cz_binance to further the adoption of Binance Coin by allowing merchants to accept… Read More »

Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork: Hashwar Continues, ABC and SV Remain At Odds

ADVERTISEMENT The Hashwar: The Block Gap Starts To Close Now that November 15th has passed, all eyes have been glued to Crypto Twitter and websites regarding the Bitcoin Cash contentious hard fork/network upgrade, as it has yet to be determined whether Roger Ver, Jihan Wu, and their compatriots (Bitcoin ABC) have ousted Craig Wright and Craig Ayre (Bitcoin… Read More »

New York Regulator Grants BitLicense to NYDIG Subsidiary

The New York State DFS recently granted BitLicense to NYDIG’s subsidiary, NYDIG Execution and gave its second subsidiary, NYDIG Trust Company, a limited trust status. The company becomes the fourteenth company to receive the DFS BitLicense. NYDIG Gets Custody and Trade BitLicense According to an official publication by the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) on… Read More »

Pantera CEO: Bitcoin (BTC) Is A “Serial Killer,” Crypto To Reach Global Adoption

Despite Crypto Market Dump, Pantera’s Morehead Bullish On Bitcoin Bitcoin has long been touted as a viable alternative to centralized banking systems. As recently put by, Dan Morehead, the CEO at San Francisco-based Pantera Capital, in a Business News Network (Bloomberg) interview, Bitcoin isn’t just a “category killer,” but a “serial killer” as well. What’s next for #crypto? Here’s… Read More »

Bitcoin Puzzle Artist’s Crypto Gaming Startup Now Valued at $13 Million

One of the bitcoin community’s best-known artists is gearing up to launch a blockchain-powered video game aimed at mainstream audiences. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, Marguerite deCourcelle’s startup Blockade Games Inc. raised a $833,000 seed equity round the first week of November from investors including BlockTower Capital Partners and Horizon Digital, to put towards its flagship game, “Neon District.” With… Read More »

Fundstrat’s Tom Lee Slices Bitcoin Price Prediction To $15k

Tom Lee Cuts $10,000 Off EOY Bitcoin Price Forecast Per an article from CNBC, Tom Lee, Bitcoin’s inside man at Fundstrat Global Advisors, recently lowered his Bitcoin (BTC) price prediction by $10,000, claiming that this industry’s foremost asset will only hit $15,000 by year’s end, not $25,000 as he has stated incessantly on previous occasions. Like his previous… Read More »

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Will Bitcoin Bite Back?

Now that the Bitcoin Cash hard fork is complete, will Bitcoin bounce back from a $1,200 loss? Market Overview Yesterday’s 8% move from $5,188 to $5,700 was nice but does the King of Cryptocurrencies have any other cards up its sleeve? At the moment bull volume is nearly non-existent and as the weekend approaches it could taper even… Read More »

Time-Travel Crypto Once Backed by Trump-Appointed Acting Attorney General

Acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker once was involved in an alleged scam promoting strange inventions, including a time-travel cryptocurrency. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker Backed an Alleged Scam Company Earlier this month, United States President Donald Trump ousted Attorney General Jeff Sessions from his post after Trump grew increasingly frustrated with Sessions’ recusal from the Russia probe.  In… Read More »

“Crypto Hangover” Causes Nvidia’s Stock to Tumble 17%

Following a week of widespread carnage in the cryptocurrency markets, traditional retail stocks involved with the crypto sector are feeling the burn as well, with the California-based computer chip maker, Nvidia’s (NVDA) price tanking on the Nasdaq stock exchange. Nvidia’s plunge came about after the company reported Q3 results that were significantly below what analysts and investors had… Read More »