Category: News

Is the US Falling Behind in Global Blockchain Development?

In a recent piece by Anja Manuel and Leo Carter that was published on Business Insider UK, the pair suggested that the USA needs to develop a comprehensive strategy to address blockchain development. The reasons cited varied, but the overall...

/ August 7, 2018 / 1 Comment
Litecoin Price

Litecoin LTC Price Watch: Silver to Bitcoin’s Gold Massively Undervalued?

A new report from author and e-Toro analyst Mati Greenspan states that Litecoin is massively undervalued when compared with other altcoins. The report is the latest in a series of publications explaining how various altcoins perform in the cryptocurrency space....

/ August 5, 2018 / 0 Comments
Blockchain Data Security

Protecting Your Data: Blockchain Offerings Tackling Data Security

By now it is almost universally accepted that when a person's digital personal data is stored by a third-party, it could easily be compromised. Not only are hackers looking for poorly guarded personal information to steal, big companies like Facebook...

/ August 3, 2018 / 2 Comments
IBM Ledger Connect

IBM-Backed LedgerConnect Draws Interest From Global Banks for “Blockchain App Store”

LedgerConnect is an interesting new platform from IBM and CLS. Most people know IBM, and CLS is a forex-trading infrastructure firm that has connections with many influential banks. Their new platform seeks to become an “app-store” for global banks. Financial...

/ August 1, 2018 / 0 Comments
Vaneck Letter to SEC

VanEck Pens Open Letter to SEC Regarding Bitcoin ETFs

VanEck has written a letter to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) potentially refuting many of its concerns about bitcoin ETFs and cryptocurrency ventures. As it stands, the company stands a good chance of being the first to offer a...

/ August 1, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis

Bitcoin Cash One Year Later: Where Does BCH Stand Today?

Today marks the first on year anniversary of Bitcoin Cash since the original fork completed ok August 1st at block 478559. Since then, Bitcoin Cash has become the most dominant and highly-valued BTC fork that retains any portion of the...

/ August 1, 2018 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency Salary

Study Finds Many Willing to Accept Salary in Cryptocurrency, But is it Wise?

According to a recent study by Sage, an increasing number of people are willing to accept cryptocurrency for either some or all of their salary. But is it really possible to live in this day and age with crypto as...

/ August 1, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Religion

Antonopoulos: Cryptocurrency Not a Religion, Let’s Focus on the Real Enemy

Famed bitcoin commentator and author Andreas Antonopoulos just released a video on YouTube explaining his reasons for writing his upcoming book, Mastering Ethereum. One person asked him if his involvement with Ethereum suggested that he was moving away from bitcoin....

/ July 31, 2018 / 0 Comments
Telegram ID KYC

Telegram ID Verification Program Part of Growing KYC Movement

Telegram announced they have a new way for people to verify who they are online. The Telegram ID verification feature would allow people to confirm their identify with third-parties, without sharing personal information directly. Right now, if a person needs...

/ July 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
Galaxy Digital

Mike Novogratz’s Crypto Merchant Bank Loses Big In First Quarter

Galaxy Digital Holdings (GDH) was designed to be the first crypto merchant bank. Unfortunately for Mike Novogratz's visionary project, falling crypto prices put a big hit of the value of GDH's assets in Q1 this year. Mark-to-market losses for GDH's...

/ July 30, 2018 / 1 Comment