Category: News

Kryptovault

Norwegian Bitcoin Mining Center Kryptovault : Noise Complaints & Bomb Threats

Cryptocurrency has made quite an impression on the European community. Iceland, for example, now requires more energy to power its many bitcoin mining facilities than it does its residences, while...

/ August 24, 2018 / 0 Comments
US Senate Blockchain Power

US Senate Sees Value in Blockchain for the Energy Sector

The US Senate seems to be warming up to blockchain. In a recent hearing on the electrical implications of blockchain, a few aspects of blockchain were discussed. Firstly, the electric...

/ August 23, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bear Market

Bear Market End in Sight? Blockchain is Still a Powerful Tool

Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies continue to divide people faster than political climates. It seems that for every doubter and misbeliever, there’s someone that stands by crypto as the financial savior the...

/ August 23, 2018 / 0 Comments
UPS Blockchain Patent

UPS Files a Patent for Blockchain Platform to Increase Efficiency in Logistics

UPS is the latest in a string of global corporation to file a patent for a blockchain-based platform. The massive logistics firm may be planning to use a comprehensive blockchain...

/ August 23, 2018 / 0 Comments
Ross Ulbricht Petition

Petition to Free Ross Ulbricht on Silk Road Charges Hits 63k Signatures

Ross Ulbricht, creator of the first darknet market that used bitcoin to facilitate transactions was caught and arrested back in 2013. He was eventually sentenced to an unprecedented double life...

/ August 22, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bear Market

Bear Market: Cryptocurrency Investors Around the World are Feeling the Pinch

Bitcoin continues to be the subject of controversy among both educated financiers and the public. Some believe crypto will one day replace both fiat and credit cards and stand as...

/ August 22, 2018 / 1 Comment
Venezuela Petro Coin

In Historic Move, Venezuela Pegs National Fiat Currency to Petro

It looks like Venezuela's sovereign crypto currency, the Petro, is making another historic first. Last week Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro announced that his administration has decided to devalue the existing...

/ August 21, 2018 / 1 Comment
VCA

Virtual Commodity Association Working Group: Seeks to Establish Fair Crypto Legislation with the SEC

The fight for bitcoin ETF approval and proper regulation through the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is raging on, and many crypto leaders and entrepreneurs are working with the organization...

/ August 21, 2018 / 0 Comments
Ono

First Chinese Blockchain Social Network “Ono” Founded by 24 Year-Old Poker Player

Xu Ke is could probably be defined as a prodigy. She is a native of Beijing, and the founder of China's first blockchain-based social media site, called “Ono”. At 24...

/ August 20, 2018 / 0 Comments
Vice Industry Token

Vice Industry Token: A New Ecosystem That Pays You To Watch Porn?

Everything it seems has a blockchain application these days. There was once a time when smart phones were still a new thing, and people would say ‘there’s an app for...

/ August 20, 2018 / 0 Comments