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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

Negative Interest Rates Hit Retail Consumers: Bitcoin Fixes This

If you've read financial news at all over the past few years, you've likely noticed a weird term frequent the headlines. The...

/ November 22, 2019 / 0 Comments
Red Crash Price Crypto

Bitcoin Traders Get Bearish (Again) After Price Sinks Under $8,000

Ouch. Once again, bears have asserted control over the cryptocurrency market, pushing Bitcoin (BTC) under the key $8,000 support level after a...

/ November 22, 2019 / 0 Comments
Norway Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin Mining is Killing the Earth? Not Really, Study Finds

It's no secret that Bitcoin is hated by many mainstream economists and politicians. While their cited reasons for hating Bitcoin vary wildly...

/ November 21, 2019 / 0 Comments
China

Top Crypto VC: China Will Launch National Digital Asset in 2020

Since launching its digital currency initiative over five years ago, the People's Bank of China (PBoC) — China's central bank — has...

/ November 21, 2019 / 0 Comments
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