Avatar

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

Head of Massive Bank Admits Central Banks are Ineffective: Bitcoin Fixes This

Ever since the Great Recession of 2008, central banks, by traditional standards, have been acting weird. Really weird. Interest rates fell to...

/ November 13, 2019 / 0 Comments
John McAfee Bitcoin

Bitcoin Bull McAfee: Crypto Companies Shouldn’t Need to Stop Crime

Like a majority of other digital technologies, Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have been used by criminals for criminal activity. There's no getting around...

/ November 13, 2019 / 0 Comments
Crypto

Central Bank Digital Currency Efforts Explode Ahead of China Crypto Launch

If you told someone on Wall Street or a central bank official ten years ago that there would be sovereign digital currencies,...

/ November 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
China

China’s Bitcoin Article May Not be Bullish for Bitcoin; Here’s Why

Yesterday, Bitcoin blew up... in China. As reported by Blockonomi, Xinhua, the leading state-run publication (and the purportedly most-read media outlet) of...

/ November 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Moon

Former ECB President: Bitcoin Market’s Speculative Nature “Not Healthy”

Bitcoin is under fire once again. This time, the former president of one of the world's most important monetary authorities — the...

/ November 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
China

Ethereum’s Lubin Hopes China’s Digital Asset Will be Interoperable

Over the past five-odd years, China has been hard at work on a cryptocurrency project. Though, little is known about this extremely...

/ November 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bull Run

Tether Rebuts “Flawed” Assertion That Bitcoin’s 2017 Run Was Manipulation

Over the past few days, Crypto Twitter has been awash with a discussion about one subject: a paper from two American academics...

/ November 8, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Not a Viable Currency: Libra Co-Creator Says

One of the most common critiques of Bitcoin is that the cryptocurrency is unusable as a currency. While this isn't a popular...

/ November 8, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin

Square’s Q3 Financial Report: Retail Interest For Bitcoin Still High

Earlier this year, Blockonomi reported that an array of data indicated Bitcoin's rally from $3,150 to $14,000 was a move catalyzed by...

/ November 7, 2019 / 0 Comments
Quantum Computing

Huawei CEO Bashes Crypto: Cites Quantum Computing Concerns

Late last month, China's leader, President Xi Jinping, revealed that the nation will be formally adopting blockchain as a core technological development...

/ November 7, 2019 / 0 Comments