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 Startup BitPay: Slammed by Hong Kong News Outlet

While Bitcoin is inherently a decentralized technology, meaning that payments can be disintermediated and peer-to-peer, some services in the cryptocurrency ecosystem are...

/ September 12, 2019 / 0 Comments

“Hot” Chinese ICO GXChain: Slammed by Police in Latest Anti-Crypto Move

In 2017, China suddenly did a u-turn on Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. Within months, the nation went from a leading innovator in this...

/ September 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
Gemini Custody

Gemini Launches Crypto Custody as SEC Asserts Bitcoin Security Needed

Due to the fact that cryptocurrencies are naturally decentralized, investors in assets like Bitcoin have been struggling with the security issue for...

/ September 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

Survey: 40% of Millennials Would Want Bitcoin in a Recession

Over the past few months, the fears of an impending recession have gone mainstream. While analysts on CNBC and other outlets used...

/ September 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

CNN Goes “Crypto Crazy”: Hosts First Bitcoin Proponent in Week-Long Series

As much as people have come to distrust mainstream media, these outlets have begun to increase the frequency of their cryptocurrency coverage...

/ September 10, 2019 / 0 Comments

LG May Launch Crypto Smartphone, Declares Korean Media

The world's technology giants have finally started to acknowledge the cryptocurrency revolution. According to a report from South Korean media outlet Chosun,...

/ September 10, 2019 / 0 Comments
Crypto Price Down Red

IEOs Bleed Out In Spite of Crypto Market Recovery

Last year, Ikigai Asset Management's chief investment officer, Travis Kling, wrote on Twitter that there is "a significant chance [that] crypto is...

/ September 9, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Moon

Crypto Data Firm: Bitcoin Can Reach $1 Trillion Market Cap & $50k Per BTC

Despite the stellar growth Bitcoin has seen over the past decade, it is still a small asset on the stage of global...

/ September 9, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Price ETFs

Analytics Firm: Retail Investors Aren’t Excited About Crypto

The Bitcoin price has been on an absolute tear of the past year. Despite the cryptocurrency currently trading some 20% lower than...

/ September 6, 2019 / 0 Comments
Jack Dorsey Bitcoin

Twitter CEO Says Bitcoin Isn’t Ready as a Currency Yet

Ever since Bitcoin was birthed, its early adopters have dreamed of a world where cryptocurrency is the go-to medium of exchange, not...

/ September 6, 2019 / 0 Comments