All posts by Robert Devoe

Robert is News Editor at Blockonomi. A true believer in the freedom, privacy, and independence of the future digital economy, he has been involved in the cryptocurrency scene for years.

GMO Miner

Japanese Tech Giant: “We Will Top Bitmain” GMO B2 Bitcoin Miner Revealed

A major technology company in Japan has just announced their new 7 nm bitcoin ASIC miner. The device has a higher price point than the competition, but according to reports, has a significantly higher hash rate. Called the GMO Miner...

/ June 6, 2018 / 0 Comments
Salt Lending

Is Salt Lending Dead, Or Just Asleep at the Wheel?

The cryptocurrency project Salt Lending appears to have disappeared. While it's website is still running, all of its social media channels have gone mysteriously silent for weeks or months. The last Facebook post appeared on May 1, the last Telegram...

/ June 6, 2018 / 3 Comments
Binance vs Kucoin Review

Binance vs Kucoin: Which is the Best Cryptocurrency Exchange ?

It can be difficult to choose a cryptocurrency exchange when there are so many choices available, and so many conflicting reviews about them. Today, we're going to look at two of the most popular Asian cryptocurrency exchanges on the market...

/ June 5, 2018 / 3 Comments
IRS Blockchain

IRS Needs Private Blockchain Says Forbes Authors

Could the IRS benefit from running its own private blockchain? Forbes contributor Adam Bergman recently cited a previously undisclosed document that states the IRS "plans to spend $291 million updating 140 computer systems" to comply with new tax laws and...

/ June 5, 2018 / 0 Comments

Vertcoin News: Lightning Wallet Incoming, Fiat On-Ramps for EUR and USD

Popular altcoin Vertcoin released a new update on the teams development. In the update, the team announced they've made great progress on their mobile multi-currency lightning wallet, and that partner websites Vertpig and Vertbase are helping move the currency towards...

/ June 5, 2018 / 0 Comments
John McAfee President

McAfee for President? 2020 Bid for Libertarian Party Candidate Announced on Twitter

Just a few hours ago, John McAfee, creator of the original McAfee antivirus product turned cryptocurrency celebrity has announced on Twitter that he will be running for US president in the upcoming 2020 election. According to the tweet, he will...

/ June 4, 2018 / 0 Comments
Omise Go AMA

Vitalik Buterin Joins OmiseGO AMA, Discusses Ethereum Scalability

Popular Ethereum project OmiseGO held a live streamed AMA video a few days ago. Surprisingly, Ethereum co-creator Vitalik Buterin was present and discussed a number of points about Ethereum and its growth. For some odd reason, however, not much was...

/ June 4, 2018 / 0 Comments
Brad Garlinghouse

Ripple CEO: Bitcoin the Napster of Cryptocurrency, A Transformative Failure

Most bitcoin naysayers come from the world of traditional finance – banks, venture capital, and so on. Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse has now joined them with the claim that bitcoin is like Napster, a necessary and transformative failure. Naturally, he...

/ June 1, 2018 / 0 Comments
Crypto Ponzi Watch

Crypto Ponzi Watch: “Real Estate” Company Offers 1% Per Day – Suspicious?

Would you believe it if someone told you that you could turn $1000 into $3650 in one year, every year, absolutely guaranteed? What about turning $10,000 into $36,500? Odds are likely you would be suspicious of such claims given that...

/ June 1, 2018 / 8 Comments

Yale Professor: In 100 Years People Will Debate If Bitcoin “Exists” Or Not

Will bitcoin still be around in 100 years? Will we even still call it bitcoin, or will be just be extinct? That's the question posed by Yale professor Robert Shiller, an economist and Nobel Prize winner. Shiller suggests that in...

/ May 31, 2018 / 0 Comments