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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.


Elliptic

Crypto Crime Tracker Elliptic: Raises Millions as Governments Want Regulation

Earlier this month, the New York Times reported that the military wing of Hamas, a terrorist group in the Gaza Strip, has...

/ September 6, 2019 / 0 Comments
BitMex

BitMEX Hits the Ground Running With Binance Roast After 45-Day Hiatus

Back in July, the chief executive of BitMEX, Arthur Hayes, duked it out with New York University economics professor Nouriel Roubini in...

/ September 6, 2019 / 0 Comments
PwC Blockchain

PwC’s Luxembourg Division to Accept Bitcoin in Show of Faith

Many lambast Bitcoin for "not being a real currency". But, this doesn't seem to be true. Since Bitcoin started to show signs...

/ September 4, 2019 / 0 Comments
China

State-Owned China Telecom Shows Interest in Blockchain Mobile Tech

As blockchain is seen as the future by many analysts, technology firms have been hard at work integrating this technology into the...

/ September 4, 2019 / 0 Comments
How to Buy Bitcoin with PayPal

Need For Bitcoin Accentuated as Tone Vays Talks PayPal Fees

For decades now, PayPal has been a staple of the digital payment ecosystem. If you buy goods online or deal with independent...

/ September 3, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin

Pro-Crypto Venture Fund Tries to Convince Regulators to Back Down

Some six or seven months ago, the world's governments likely thought that Bitcoin was on its way out, having then shed 85%...

/ September 3, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Surges 7% On The Day to Beat Weeks-Long Lull

Last week, Bitcoin plunged like a stone in water, falling through the $10,000, $9,800, and $9,500 price supports in rapid succession. But...

/ September 3, 2019 / 0 Comments
North Korea Crypto

North Korea Denies Involvement in Massive Crypto Hacks

If you were to search up a satellite image of North Korea, you would find darkness. Unlike the nation just south of...

/ September 2, 2019 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency and Gold

Crypto Brokerage Confirms Bitcoin Being Used as Safe Haven

Despite 2018's harrowing performance, Bitcoin and its ilk are outperforming all other asset classes in the public market. While some have pinned...

/ September 2, 2019 / 1 Comment
Bitcoin

Institution Looks To Create $1 Billion Crypto Venture: Bullish for Bitcoin

On Wednesday, prominent cryptocurrency investor Michael Novogratz told Bloomberg that institutions are starting to enter this game. According to a recent report...

/ September 2, 2019 / 0 Comments