Category: News

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

Coinbase Secures Patent on Its Newest – and Safest – Bitcoin Payment System

US-based digital currency exchange Coinbase has secured a patent on a new bitcoin payment system that executives say will make cryptocurrency payments much safer. The new platform will keep users’...

/ August 20, 2018 / 2 Comments
Bitcoin ETFs

Bitcoin ETFs Are Coming, But The Crypto Elite Aren’t Happy About It

The cryptoverse has been abuzz with anticipation of the US SEC potentially allowing bitcoin ETFs. But some crypto "Old G's" like Andreas Antopolous and The Crypto Crow see an ETF...

/ August 17, 2018 / 0 Comments
7Pass Polymath

Polymath Announces First Security Token Partnership with Cannabis Investment Company

One blockchain project that's trying to connect the world of investment securities with blockchain assets, Polymath, has just announced that they have begun their first private security token partnership with...

/ August 17, 2018 / 0 Comments