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What’s All the Fuss About Decentralized Cryptocurrency Exchanges and Why Should You Care?

Cryptocurrency trading and investments don’t happen in a vacuum- they mostly occur on trading exchanges where buyers are matched with sellers. A cryptocurrency exchange could be centralized (as in, owned by a company), centralized peer-to-peer, or decentralized. The most popular crypto exchanges in the market right now are the centralized exchanges, a function of the fact that they… Read More »

Nano (NANO) Now Accepted at the Bitcoin Superstore

On the 17th of August, Nano (NANO) became the 8th cryptocurrency supported by the Bitcoin Superstore. The full list of accepted cryptocurrencies is as follows: Bitcoin (BTC) Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Dash (DASH) Ethereum (ETH) Litecoin (LTC) Nano (NANO) Tron (TRX) XRP Customers of the Bitcoin Superstore can buy items from retailers such as Amazon, Alibaba, John Lewis and… Read More »

AirBnB Co-Founder Backs $22.7M Investment in ‘Full Service’ Institutional Crypto Platform

Another platform aiming to facilitate institutional investments into the cryptocurrency market is underway, as SFOX successfully closes $22.7 million Series A funding round. Luring In Big Money SFOX – a cryptocurrency prime dealer for institutional investors and high-volume traders announced in a press release that it has managed to close $22.7 million Series A funding round for the… Read More »

England’s Biggest Football Clubs Ink eToro Sponsorship Deals in Bitcoin

Advertisement Global online investment platform eToro, which notably offers cryptocurrency trading, has inked partnerships with seven major Premier League football clubs – all paid for in bitcoin. Major clubs playing in the world’s most-televised football league – watched by billions – could soon be using bitcoin to buy players from the global transfer market after opening digital crypto… Read More »

Bitcoin ABC Calls nChain’s Bluff, Vows to Proceed with Contentious Hard Fork Upgrade

Bitcoin Cash development team Bitcoin ABC isn’t backing down from its plan to release a contentious software upgrade in November, despite vows from other development teams and at least one major mining pool to continue using software that is incompatible with the new ABC client. On Monday, Bitcoin ABC released version 0.18.0 of its full The post Bitcoin… Read More »

16 New Employees and 5 Exit at BitTorrent Since Acquisition by Tron (TRX)

Justin Sun and the Tron (TRX) Foundation officially acquired the famous peer-to-peer platform of BitTorrent back in mid June. The transaction was completed through Rainberry Acquisition Inc. and for a heavy price tag of $120 Million in cash. The BitTorrent firm even went ahead to make it official with a tweet that stated the following: It’s official. BitTorrent… Read More »

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Joins Crypto Startup Equi: Report

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak said Tuesday that he’s now working with investment-focused crypto startup Equi, though his role is as yet unclear.

Apple’s Steve Wozniak Plans to Get ‘Involved’ in Blockchain Project for First Time

Apple’s Steve Wozniak Plans to Get ‘Involved’ in Blockchain Project for First Time Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has announced that he plans to get “involved” in a blockchain project in what is a “first” for him. The statement was made at the ChainXchange blockchain conference and reported by NullTX news site August 19. At the ChainXchange conference, held in Las Vegas, U.S. August 13-15,… The post Apple’s… Read More »

Bitmain IPO: Softbank and Tencent Reportedly ‘Not Involved’

Two major corporations have publicly denied involvement with the prospective initial public offering (IPO) of cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain. Source: Tencent ‘Did Not Take Part’ In a fresh round of controversy over the plans, Chinese multinational Tencent and SoftBank, the largest investor in Uber, both rejected press claims they were participating. “Neither the SoftBank Group Corp. nor the… Read More »

Big Investors Deny Involvement In Crypto Miner Bitmain’s Pre-IPO Funding

Following reports of Bitmain closing a $1 billion pre-IPO investment round, some notable investors have disputed their alleged participation.