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All posts by Nick Chong

Since 2013, Nick has shown interest in Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. He has since become involved in the industry as a full-time content creator, working for NewsBTC, Bitcoinist, LongHash, among other outlets. Aside from covering the news, Nick is a Creative at Taiwanese technology company HTC.


Bitcoin Mining

What is Bitcoin Miner Capitulation? How Will it Affect the Market?

If you have perused Crypto Twitter at all over the past few weeks, you've likely seen the term "miner capitulation" mentioned again...

/ November 20, 2019 / 0 Comments
Grayscale

Institutions in Crypto: Fidelity Bags License & Grayscale Reports to SEC

Tuesday was a great day for fans of the idea that the cryptocurrency market needs institutional players to succeed. On that day,...

/ November 20, 2019 / 0 Comments
What is Grin Coin & Mimblewimble?

Privacy Coin Grin Deemed Inept After Early Bitcoin Adopter Backs Project

Earlier this year, two altcoin projects, Grin and Beam, made waves in the cryptocurrency community; even some hardline Bitcoin maximalists, known for...

/ November 19, 2019 / 0 Comments
The SEC

U.S. SEC Takes Second Look at Bitwise’s Bitcoin ETF

In a surprise turn of events, it seems that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is taking a second look at...

/ November 19, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Hong Kong

Bitcoin Fixes This: Bank Account Affiliated With Hong Kong Protests Banned

The movement for democracy in Hong Kong has continued into its fifth month. The tussles between the Hong Kong authorities and the...

/ November 18, 2019 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency Adoption ATMs

IRS Looks to Crackdown on Bitcoin ATMs as ATM Count Surpasses Milestone

To many of our readers, Bitcoin automated teller machines (ATMs) may seem like gimmicks — cryptocurrency on-ramps/off-ramps that are only used scantly...

/ November 18, 2019 / 0 Comments
Unknown Fund

Meet the Unknown Fund: Donating $75M Bitcoin to Privacy Initiatives

As you likely know, the data of citizens are being pushed into the hands of a small set of companies. And this...

/ November 15, 2019 / 1 Comment
China

Why Bitcoin: China Testing Ban of Cash Transactions to Stave Off Crime

The need for a form of decentralized money like Bitcoin was just validated... again. The reason: one of the world's largest economics...

/ November 15, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Bull Run

Tim Draper: Lightning Network to Bring Bitcoin to $250,000 per BTC

The recent downturn in the Bitcoin market has not stopped prominent investors and commentators from making price predictions. Most recently, Tim Draper...

/ November 14, 2019 / 0 Comments
China

China’s Central Bank: We’re Not Launching Our Digital Asset Yet

The launch of Libra by Facebook changed something in the cryptocurrency landscape; after the launch in June, industry actors started to pay...

/ November 14, 2019 / 0 Comments