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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.


North Korea Crypto

Centralized Crypto: North Korea Building it’s Own Digital Asset

Over the past few months, every country and corporation and their mother has been hinting at their interest in launching a "cryptocurrency"....

/ September 19, 2019 / 0 Comments
Federal Reserve

Federal Reserve Cuts Rates in Move That Bitcoin Bulls Love

On Wednesday, the Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), the entity responsible for deciding in which direction policy interest rates should...

/ September 19, 2019 / 0 Comments
Vaneck Letter to SEC

VanEck & SolidX Pull Bitcoin ETF as SEC Remains Skeptical

The Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) rollercoaster took another dive on Tuesday, perpetuating the ride that these investment vehicles have been on for...

/ September 18, 2019 / 0 Comments
Edward Snowden

Edward Snowden Touts Bitcoin as U.S. Government Tries Sues Him

Edward Snowden changed the world when he revealed some of the deepest secrets of the National Security Agency (NSA). In 2013, he...

/ September 18, 2019 / 0 Comments
PayPal

PayPal Casts Doubt On Libra: Claims Facebook Crypto Still Needs Work

Many in the crypto community were shocked in June when Facebook unveiled the firms backing Libra — Visa, Mastercard, PayPal, Uber, Spotify,...

/ September 17, 2019 / 0 Comments
Ethereum Price

Ethereum Taps $200 As Fundamental Case for ETH Swells

While the Bitcoin price has effectively flatlined, finding itself in no man's land between $10,000 and $10,500, Ethereum has shown some strength....

/ September 17, 2019 / 0 Comments
Yang

POTUS Candidate Yang: Doubles Down on Blockchain Love

Over the past few months, Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have finally entered into the mainstream political consciousness. Within a few weeks' time, some...

/ September 16, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin

Venture Capitalist Tim Draper Says Bitcoin to Reach $250,000 by 2022

The Bitcoin and cryptocurrency space has long been rife with either illogical or unfulfilled predictions. One "analyst" came up with the theory...

/ September 16, 2019 / 0 Comments
Donald Trump Bitcoin

Bitcoin Bulls Roar as Donald Trump Calls for Negative Rates

Over the past few years, central bankers have grown enamored with negative interest rates. Monetary authorities believe that this policy, which amounts...

/ September 13, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Bull Run

Tom Lee: When S&P 500 Breaks Out Bitcoin Will Run Past $20,000

Since peaking at $13,900 in June, Bitcoin has fallen by 25%, managing to lose the support of bulls after a rally from...

/ September 13, 2019 / 0 Comments