Tag: bitcoin

Dash Guide

Dash Opens Second Physical “Embassy” Location In Austria

Popular cryptocurrency Dash just had its second physical "embassy" open in Austria. According to Dash Force News, the goal of the project is to engage in active marketing of the project and attempt to engage in dialogue and increase activity...

/ June 22, 2018 / 0 Comments
Satoshis Place

Satoshi’s Place Demonstrates Lightning Network Transactions Through Digital Graffiti Art

A public art board of sorts has appeared online and is powered by the Bitcoin Lightning Network. Users can pay one satoshi per pixel to draw on a 1-million pixel art board that is constantly changing. Needless to say, a...

/ June 20, 2018 / 0 Comments
Square Cash App

Square’s Cash App Gets NY BitLicense

According to recent reports, tech company Square has been issued a New York State "BitLicense". This license allows them to deal in cryptocurrency buying and selling in New York State, a location with some of the toughest regulations in the...

/ June 19, 2018 / 0 Comments
Coinbase Index Fund

Coinbase Launches Crypto Index Fund: Only the Wealthy Need Apply

Coinbase has just announced that they are now accepting investments into their new index fund product. The fund offers exposure to Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, Litecoin, and Bitcoin Cash. This announcement comes hot on the heels of the the announcement...

/ June 13, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Blackmail

“I Know Your Secret” – Alleged Hacker Demands Bitcoin Payment in Blackmail Letter

Another Bitcoin-based blackmail attempt has been discovered and was reported by ABC7 News in San Francisco last week. The potential victim received a letter in the mail demanding bitcoin in exchange for silence on alleged improprieties. But according to the...

/ June 11, 2018 / 0 Comments
Deep Red

Deep Red: $24 Billion Evaporates From Cryptocurrency Market In One Day

According to data from coinmarketcap.com, with few exceptions (like Litecoin Cash), essentially every single asset on the top 100 list has dropped by between 5.5% and 24%. Bitcoin itself saw a drop to below $7000, and Bitcoin Cash fell below...

/ June 11, 2018 / 0 Comments
Obelisk

Obelisk Could Make Open Source ASICs, Universal ASICs to Follow?

The threat of mining centralization is a common topic. But what is the solution? So far, most answers have been either to switch to proof-of-stake, or regularly change algorithms to resist ASIC developments. Some have even said that ASIC resistance...

/ June 8, 2018 / 0 Comments
SEC Bitcoin

SEC: Bitcoin Not a Security, But Most ICOs Are

Is Bitcoin a security? What about most ICOs today? That was the question posed by CNBC in an interview with SEC Chairman Jay Clayton. In the interview, the chairman stated in no uncertain terms that currencies like bitcoin are not...

/ June 7, 2018 / 1 Comment
GMO Miner

Japanese Tech Giant: “We Will Top Bitmain” GMO B2 Bitcoin Miner Revealed

A major technology company in Japan has just announced their new 7 nm bitcoin ASIC miner. The device has a higher price point than the competition, but according to reports, has a significantly higher hash rate. Called the GMO Miner...

/ June 6, 2018 / 0 Comments
How to Buy Bitcoin With With PayPal

How to Buy Bitcoin With PayPal

The act of purchasing bitcoin has become more and more convenient over the course of recent years, with a plethora of payment options popping up here and there. There is no surprise there; after all, investing in bitcoins has shown...

/ June 1, 2018 / 6 Comments