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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.


Bitcoin Technology

Watch Out! Bitcoin & Crypto Could (Eventually) Pose A Threat To Visa

Since Bitcoin (BTC) was thrust into this world, its most fervent advocates understood that it was created to be a digital alternative...

/ February 28, 2019 / 0 Comments
JP Morgan Cryptocurrency

Abra CEO: JP Morgan’s Crypto “Complete Waste of Time”

Anyone, anywhere, and at any time can run Bitcoin — Satoshi Nakamoto made sure that this was the case. But since Nakamoto...

/ February 27, 2019 / 0 Comments
Warren Buffett Profile

Billionaire Buffett Bashes Bitcoin Again: Claims Crypto Is For Charlatans

Since Bitcoin (BTC) garnered some semblance of traction on the global stage of finance, a majority of the conservative incumbents of legacy...

/ February 26, 2019 / 2 Comments
Bitcoin Price ETFs

Fundstrat’s Tom Lee: Bitcoin Doesn’t Need An ETF to End 2019 Dramatically Higher

While markets conditions have varied drastically month-to-month, the discussion pertaining to Bitcoin-backed exchange-traded funds (ETFs) is as apparent as ever. Many argue...

/ February 25, 2019 / 0 Comments
CME Futures

CME Bitcoin Futures See Biggest Day Ever: Even in Midst of Bear Market

It isn't a secret that 2018's Bitcoin price crash deterred an array of investors. Bitcoin.info, a leading cryptocurrency analytics provider, has statistics that...

/ February 22, 2019 / 0 Comments
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