All posts by Max Moeller

I'm a freelance writer with experience in the games and technology industries. Now I'm breaking my way into cryptocurrency.

South Africa Cryptocurrency

South African Officials Release Consultation Paper Regarding Cryptocurrencies

This week, South African representatives revealed a consultation paper (PDF) regarding cryptocurrency assets. The news was posted via the South African Revenue Service (SARS,) the Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC,) the...

/ January 21, 2019 / 0 Comments
Barclays & Clearmatics Blockchain

Clearmatics & Barclays Working on Blockchain Interoperability Solutions

Interoperability has long been touted as a blockchain benefit, but projects don’t always deliver on that promise. Because of this, the U.K.-based bank of Barclays is working with the London-based...

/ January 18, 2019 / 0 Comments
Sound Money & Bitcoin

Blockchain Exec: Bitcoin Was Meant To Be A Store of Value Instead of Digital Cash

Since its inception 2008, it has long been established that Bitcoin is a digital form of currency. It can be used to buy things online, to convert into other cryptocurrencies,...

/ January 18, 2019 / 0 Comments
BREC Enjin

Blockchain Robotics Engineering Consortium Collaborates With Enjin For Makerverse Project

The Blockchain Robotics Engineering Consortium (BREC,) a space using blockchain to “bridge the economic incentive gap between robotics engineering within major industry verticals and the open source robotics and software...

/ January 17, 2019 / 0 Comments
Blockchain dApps

Founder of Dirt Protocol: Blockchain dApps Still Have A Ways To Go

We expected a lot out of blockchain last year, especially after the big blowup in late 2017. But it didn’t happen. Instead, we got another year of skepticism, failed ICO’s,...

/ January 14, 2019 / 0 Comments

IBM Q: Could IBM’s Quantum Computing Break the Blockchain?

The blockchain is an exciting new technology. Big companies from Facebook to Amazon are looking into the decentralized ledger. Despite this, the blockchain hype has finally died down a bit,...

/ January 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

ShapeShift Reveals Massive Layoffs: Blames Crypto Winter & Lack of Focus

ShapeShift is the latest crypto company to reveal big layoffs thanks to the bear market. Revealed via a Medium post, ShapeShift Founder and CEO Erik Voorhees revealed that 37 employees...

/ January 9, 2019 / 0 Comments
Ethereum Classic

Coinbase Temporarily Suspends Ethereum Classic Support After 51 Percent Attack

Coinbase, the United States’ most popular exchange, has temporarily halted support for Ethereum Classic transactions, deposits, and withdrawals due to a 51 percent attack on Sunday, reports CoinDesk. The attack...

/ January 8, 2019 / 0 Comments

Bitcoin Has A Future, But Still a Way to Go Says BitMEX CEO

Believe it or not, Bitcoin isn’t the first attempt at a digital currency. According to Newsbtc, “the idea of running society with digital cash has been around for three decades.”...

/ January 5, 2019 / 0 Comments
Justin Sun Buys Bittorrent

BitTorrent to Launch Own Cryptocurrency On TRON Platform

BitTorrent, the peer-to-peer platform purchased by TRON’s Justin Sun earlier last year, is reportedly planning its own cryptocurrency. Based in Singapore, the company is calling its token BTT, and will...

/ January 5, 2019 / 0 Comments