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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.


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Attention Bomb: Libra Garners a Massive Audience in China & Competes with AliPay / WeChat

Libra is trending in China. Yes, you read that right, China. Despite the fact that most western media outlets and Facebook itself...

/ July 19, 2019 / 2 Comments
Squark Box

CNBC Anchor Kernen Calls Out Bitcoin Critic in Latest Pro-Crypto Move

Donald Trump's tweet about cryptocurrencies has undoubtedly sparked hubbub about this budding class, especially the legality of it all and how it...

/ July 19, 2019 / 1 Comment
Skyweaver

Horizon Studios: Raises $3.75 Million for Ethereum-Based Game Skyweaver

For some reason or another, crypto assets and blockchain technologies have struck a chord with gamers — video gamers. Thus, it should...

/ July 18, 2019 / 0 Comments
JPM Coin

JP Morgan’s Dimon Unfazed by Libra as Congress Panics

Libra has undoubtedly become the talk of the town over recent weeks. Since being unveiled just one month ago, the cryptocurrency has...

/ July 18, 2019 / 0 Comments
Squark Box

Bitcoin Gains Another Ally in the U.S. Government After Trump Bash

The past few weeks have been an absolute flurry for the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency space. Facebook's launch of Libra awoke something in...

/ July 17, 2019 / 1 Comment
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Crypto Firm Grayscale Sees Notable Institutional Inflows in Q2

One of the common critiques that cynics use to bash the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency space is that this whole market is retail-driven....

/ July 17, 2019 / 0 Comments

Verified? Leaked Document Might Confirm India Bitcoin Ban Rumors

Over the past few months, there have been rumblings of an all-encompassing cryptocurrency ban set to take effect in India. Reports, which...

/ July 17, 2019 / 0 Comments
US Treasury

Gone Mainstream: U.S. Treasury Secretary Echoes Trump’s Crypto Concerns

Cryptocurrencies have undoubtedly made it to the global stage. Ever since Facebook unveiled Libra, a take on a digital asset based on...

/ July 16, 2019 / 0 Comments
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Fundstrat: Donald Trump’s Crypto Tweet to Help Bitcoin Reach $40k

Last week, the crypto market saw a historic event: both Bitcoin and Libra were mentioned in name by the sitting American President....

/ July 15, 2019 / 0 Comments
Litigation

U.S. Regulators Look to Disallow ‘Big Tech’ From Going Crypto

Ever since Facebook announced its digital asset one month ago, the broader cryptocurrency space has been subject to immense levels of scrutiny...

/ July 15, 2019 / 0 Comments