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.


Blockchain Hype

Blockchain Is Amazing, But It Can’t Replace Everything

Can blockchain make sex obsolete? That's the bizarre question posed by Hackernoon author Shawn Gordon. Well, at least that was the title of his tongue-in-cheek post which brings up the real question - has our belief in the almighty blockchain...

/ July 13, 2018 / 2 Comments
Robinhood adds Litecoin Bitcoin Cash

Robinhood Stock Trading App Adds Litecoin & Bitcoin Cash Trading

Legendary commission-free stock trading app Robinhood has announced that they have begun offering Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash trading. The announcement was met with praise on Twitter from Robinhood fans, as well as Litecoin creator Charlie Lee. According to Lee, he...

/ July 13, 2018 / 0 Comments
DGB Price & Bitcoin Private price

Price Watch: DigiByte DGB Fights the Bears, Bitcoin Diamond BCD Struggling

It's been another hard day in the crypto world with bitcoin prices continuing their downward slide back towards $6000. Bitcoin Gold is reaching all-time lows at just $25 each, and the lesser-known fork from China, Bitcoin Diamond seems to be...

/ July 13, 2018 / 0 Comments
Decentralized Darknet Markets

Decentralized Darknet Markets Could Lead to Unstoppable Silk Road Clones

Darknet black markets have been a staple of cryptocurrency since the early days of the Silk Road. Following the arrest of Ross Ulbricht and his subsequent life sentence, a number of other darknet markets have appeared and tried to take...

/ July 12, 2018 / 0 Comments
IOTA Toxic

PhD Candidate Says IOTA Community “Toxic” & Tech Has Scaling Issues

In a flurry of Tweets lambasting the non-blockchain cryptocurrency known as IOTA, the director of the Open Privacy Research Society and a security PhD candidate at the University of Waterloo in Canada has declared that IOTA and its community need...

/ July 12, 2018 / 4 Comments
Bullish Bitcoin Price

Price Watch: 5 Bitcoin Bulls Predict $20k-$300k Prices

It seems like these days all we hear about crypto markets is bad news. Billions of dollars seem to be taken out of crypto every few days and everyone's favorite bitcoin just can't seem to catch a break. But not...

/ July 12, 2018 / 0 Comments
Litecoin & TokenPay

Litecoin Founder Charlie Lee Announces TokenPay Partnership & Purchase of German Bank

Swiss company TokenPay announced today that they will be entering into an "extensive crypto strategic partnership" with the Litecoin Foundation which is led by Litecoin creator Charlie Lee. As part of the plan, the Litecoin Foundation and TokenPay will combine...

/ July 11, 2018 / 0 Comments
Binance Vitalik Buterin

Binance CEO Responds to Buterin’s Fiery Jab at Centralized Exchanges

In a recent interview with Jon Evans at TechCrunch Sessions: Blockchain, Ethereum co-creator Vitalik Buterin made a remark that shook the crypto world. Specifically, he said that he hopes all centralized exchanges "burn in hell as much as possible". Binance...

/ July 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

Price Watch: Cryptocurrency Market Drops 5-15% Across the Board

In what seems to be the worst year for crypto in quite some time, the trend is continuing today with most currencies and projects down 5-15% or more across the board with only a small handful of exceptions. Tezos for...

/ July 11, 2018 / 0 Comments
Ethereum Twitter Scam

Elon Musk Impressed with Twitter ETH Scam, Operator Has “Mad Skillz”

Elon Musk, the man behind some of today's biggest companies including Tesla and SpaceX has just called the operators of the infamous and unbelievably widespread ETH scam that is saturating Twitter impressive, saying that they have "mad skillz". This comment...

/ July 10, 2018 / 0 Comments