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William M. Peaster is an editor and cryptocurrency writer. He is not a financial adviser. He enjoys covering both the promise and warts of the emerging cryptoeconomy. Follow him on Twitter: @WPeaster


Nasdaq

Crypto Big Time: Nasdaq to Leverage CryptoCompare Data on Its Quandl Platform

Nasdaq, Inc., the owner-operators of the second-largest stock market in the world in the NASDAQ stock market, has come calling for cryptocurrency...

/ June 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
Telegram Token Sale

This Telegram Gram (TON) Token Sale on Liquid Is … Different

Instant messenger service Telegram held two private offerings for its gram (TON) token in 2018, bringing in a war chest of nearly...

/ June 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
Axie Infinity

Maker Teams Up with Axie Infinity to Integrate Dai in Blockchain Game

Maker, the team behind the Ethereum community's star Dai stablecoin, announced on Monday a partnership with blockchain gaming company Axie Infinity. The...

/ June 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Litecoin Halving

Pricing In? Halvening Weeks Away, Litecoin (LTC) Sees Yet Another Sharp Rise

Litecoin, which has led bullish uptrends in the cryptoeconomy since the start of the year, was at it again on Monday, with...

/ June 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Truffle

Microsoft Azure Integrates Support for Truffle Ethereum Tools

Microsoft's embrace of the Ethereum ecosystem continues to steadily grow. On Friday, the tech giant revealed it was integrating development tools from...

/ June 10, 2019 / 0 Comments
IRS Blockchain

Tax Authorities Around the World Are Taking Closer Look at Cryptocurrency

The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is set to release new guidance regarding cryptocurrencies. Japanese tax authorities have been poring through domestic...

/ June 10, 2019 / 0 Comments
Facebook Blockchain

The Facebook Cryptocurrency Project Is Much Wilder Than We Expected

Paying employees in GlobalCoin? Launching associated ATMs for the public to buy in? Charging $10 million USD to run a node on...

/ June 7, 2019 / 0 Comments
OpenBazaar

Cryptocurrency Marketplace OpenBazaar Nears Support for Ethereum Payments

Decentralized marketplace OpenBazaar is on the cusp of adding support for ether (ETH) payments and, beyond that, Dai payments. Washington Sanchez, an...

/ June 7, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Lightning Network

Utreexo: Lightning Innovator Publishes New Bitcoin Scaling Method

One of the minds behind the Lightning Network -- Bitcoin's proposed second-layer scaling solution -- has just authored a paper formally outlining...

/ June 6, 2019 / 0 Comments
Mark Karpeles Mt Gox

Mt. Gox in the Rearview, Mark Karpeles Is Working on a Blockchain OS

Former Mt. Gox chief executive officer Mark Karpelès has stood trial, literally in Tokyo and figuratively among cryptoeconomy stakeholders, for his role...

/ June 6, 2019 / 0 Comments