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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.


University of Michigan

Crypto Institutional Herd: University Of Michigan Looks To Bolster Blockchain Investment

Mike Novogratz, the chief executive of blockchain startup Galaxy Digital, recently remarked that institutions are "slow to move" when it comes to...

/ February 21, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitgo

Bitcoin Giant BitGo To Offer Clientele $100 Million In Crypto Insurance

BitGo, a long-standing Palo Alto-based crypto services provider, has long been a cornerstone of this space. Over its many years in operation,...

/ February 20, 2019 / 0 Comments
JP Morgan

Bitcoin Bull Tim Draper Says JP Morgan Crypto Is “Great News”

Last week, the crypto community at large was shocked when JP Morgan, the world's sixth largest bank, unveiled plans to launch its...

/ February 19, 2019 / 0 Comments
Shapeshift

ShapeShift Plans Major Rebrand After ‘Crypto Winter’ Layoff

While the broader crypto ecosystem has struggled, some startups in this flowering space have kept their pedals to the metal. ShapeShift, one...

/ February 18, 2019 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency and Gold

Galaxy Digital’s Novogratz Is Unequivocally Sure That Bitcoin Will Be Digital Gold

Can Bitcoin become a digital version of gold? While many onlookers have mulled over this pertinent question for years on end, in...

/ February 15, 2019 / 1 Comment
Reality Shares

Swift Response: U.S. SEC Requests Reality Shares Withdraw Bitcoin ETF Proposal

Since Bitcoin began to plummet in early-2018, crypto investors who entered positions near or at the market's peak have been grasping for straws....

/ February 14, 2019 / 0 Comments
Crypto Pension Fund

Two U.S. Pension Funds Invest Millions In Morgan Creek Crypto Venture Fund

While crypto industry bigwigs incessantly talk a big game about the so-called "institutional herd," few pillars of the legacy world have made...

/ February 13, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Hedge Against Recession

Bitcoin Is A Hedge Against Global Instability, Claims Leading Crypto Commentator

Satoshi Nakamoto, the pseudonymous creator of the Bitcoin project, always expressed an inkling of mistrust and cynicism towards centralized institutions, including Wall...

/ February 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
Monero

Monero To Hard Fork Blockchain In March To Stifle XMR ASIC Miners

ASICs, or application-specific integrated circuits, are a polarizing topic in the broader crypto industry. Some blockchain projects, namely Bitcoin and Litecoin, have...

/ February 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

Binance Prepping For Crypto DEX Launch, CEO CZ Confirms

In spite of its youth, Binance, a Malta-registered crypto exchange, has rapidly established itself as one at the industry's finest multi-faceted startups. Case in...

/ February 8, 2019 / 0 Comments