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.


SEC Delays Verdict on Three Bitcoin ETFs: But Who Even Cares?

Bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETF) were all the rage in 2018. Back then, investors were convinced that these vehicles would have wrested the...

/ August 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

China Claims Sovereign Crypto is Ready to Launch

For years, rumors have festered around China's plans to digitize the Yuan, potentially by putting it on a blockchain. Late last year,...

/ August 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
Litecoin Halving

Litecoin Creator Charlie Lee Rebuts Development “FUD”

For a while now, Litecoin has been under fire from its critics. Ever since the project's creator, Charlie Lee, decided to liquidate...

/ August 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
Walmart Blockchain

Walmart’s Crypto Unlikely to be as Regulatory Controversial as Libra

At long last, regulators are taking note of the cryptocurrency space. The launch of Libra proverbially lit a fire under the derrieres...

/ August 9, 2019 / 0 Comments
Blockstream Mining

Blockstream Unveils Bitcoin Mining Center as Hash Rate Surges

Blockstream, by many measures, is one of the most important companies to the Bitcoin and broader cryptocurrency ecosystem. The San Francisco-based company,...

/ August 9, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Scam

Bitcoin Youtuber Outplays Crypto Scammer & Donates Funds

Like many tech-focused industries, crypto is full of scammers. Due to the pseudonymous, digital, and private nature of the technologies that back...

/ August 8, 2019 / 1 Comment
Bitcoin Price ETFs

BMO Strategist Counters Bitcoin “Safe Haven” Narrative

Over the past few months, analysts have begun to talk up Bitcoin as "gold 2.0". Gold is, of course, a historical safe...

/ August 8, 2019 / 0 Comments

Bitcoin: The Next Hedge Fund Staple, Says Investment Advisory CEO

For the most part, traditional hedge funds have avoided Bitcoin like it’s the black plague reborn. The few individuals in that community...

/ August 7, 2019 / 0 Comments
Squark Box

Shark Tank’s O’Leary Lambasts Bitcoin Proponent Over BTC Allocation

After weeks of positive coverage of Bitcoin and other digital assets, CNBC decided to flip the tables. On Tuesday, CNBC's "Squawk Box"...

/ August 7, 2019 / 0 Comments

Circle CEO Claims Geopolitical Turmoil is Boosting Bitcoin

For the most part, investors abiding by traditional investment strategies have avoided Bitcoin like the plague. Legendary investor Warren Buffett, for instance,...

/ August 6, 2019 / 1 Comment