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MLB’s Los Angeles Dodgers to Host Crypto Giveaway in Late September

Fans who visit the Dodgers vs. Padres baseball game in September will have the opportunity to download a digital bobblehead to their Ethereum wallet. In a recent blog post, the Los Angeles Dodgers said they are hosting what is purported to be “the first Crypto giveaway in sports.” The opportunity will take place on September […]

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Atlanta Will Hold Blockchain Week Event

A new blockchain event is coming to Atlanta, Georgia. On Friday, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution (AJC) reported on the upcoming “Atlanta Blockchain Week” event. The event begins on September 29th and concludes on October 7th — just over a full week. The Atlanta Blockchain Week Website says: The Atlanta Blockchain Week is a collective week of events with the collaboration of blockchain […]

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Cryptocurrency Market Update: Dogecoin Continues to Defy The Drop

FOMO Moments Markets are still very depressed; Dash and Dogecoin defying the drop. There has been no recovery from this week’s big crypto selloff and markets are still down. Very little movement has occurred over the past couple days which leaves markets at just over $200 billion, very close to their yearly lows. Bitcoin found […]

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Terrorists Turn Away From Crypto, Criminal Money Argument No Longer Relevant

Foreign terrorist groups such as Isis and al-Qaeda have failed at repeatedly trying to raise money to fund their criminal operations using crypto, according to a testimony made today at a House Financial Services Committee hearing. Crypto Is Terrible For Terrorists, Cold Hard Cash is King While speaking in front of Congress today at a […]

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Fundstrat Tech Guru: Bitcoin Bulls Lose Upper Hand After Very Damaging Drop

According to a notable technical analyst, the recent Bitcoin price drop significantly deteriorated the case for a pending market reversal, signaling that bulls must do a significantly greater amount of work in order to reverse the persisting bear market. Rob Sluymer of Fundstrat Global Advisors first claimed that Bitcoin bulls must defend $6,800 and $6,600 […]

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Ethereum Down to $200 As Investor Confidence Crisis Looms

The Ethereum bearish market hasn’t come to an end yet. The month of September has been particularly hard on the cryptocurrency as it quickly lost the $300 handle earlier this month, and is already threatening to consistently dive below the $200 area. Mike McGlone, a commodity strategist at Bloomberg Intelligence, said Ether may fall further […]

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Winklevoss Brothers Win Patent for Crypto Key Storage System

Winklevoss Brothers Win Patent for Crypto Key Storage System Crypto exchange Gemini founders Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have won a patent for a cold storage method involving air-gapped computers, geographically remote vaults, plastic cards and, possibly, papyrus. Filed under the brothers’ firm Winklevoss IP, LLC, the document – published Tuesday by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office –… […]

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Crypto Exchange Huobi enters the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in a $77 million deal

Cryptocurrency exchanges running into partnerships with stock trading organizations to be part of mainstream trading has become a trend. Huobi, the Singapore based cryptocurrency exchange officially announced on 29th August the acquisition of controlling stock interest in Pantronics Holdings Ltd. Pantronics is a Hong-Kong based holdings organization and is listed on the Hong-Kong stock Exchange […]

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Bets Against Ether's Price Hit All-Time High

The number of short orders placed on ETH/USD have reached a new high and is a clear reflection of bearish sentiment surrounding the cryptocurrency.

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A Billion People Will Be Using Cryptocurrency in 5 Years: Brian Armstrong

The world of money is revolutionizing in front of our eyes. Cryptocurrency is creating new paradigms for alternative payment systems and decentralized banking. There is no doubt that the user adoption of various cryptocurrencies is rapidly increasing. The cryptocurrency industry has become more fluid as the borders between it and mainstream finance continue to blur. […]

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Hyperledger Announces Global Forum Schedule & Keynotes

Enterprise blockchain production use cases, business leaders & technical experts to take the stage in Basel, Switzerland. The post Hyperledger Announces Global Forum Schedule & Keynotes appeared first on CoinSpeaker. Continue reading at Coinspeaker

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What Comes After Crypto Currencies, or Which Crypto Projects Will Be Popular in 2019

While cryptos are becoming replaced by new cryptographic platforms boasting broader functionalities, emergence of technology based projects, which go far beyond the creation of simple payment means, changes direction of blockchain development. The post What Comes After Crypto Currencies, or Which Crypto Projects Will Be Popular in 2019 appeared first on CoinSpeaker. Continue reading at […]

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Cardano (ADA) Price Analysis: Trends of September 7–13, 2018

Uptrend movement could be triggered in case the supply zone of $0.11 is broken; a clear break and weekly close above the supply zone of $0.11 would interrupt the bearish testing demand zone of $0.08 and the supply zone of $0.13 would be exposed. The post Cardano (ADA) Price Analysis: Trends of September 7–13, 2018 […]

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Blockchain can Now be Used to Prove Evidence in Legal Disputes in China

China’s Supreme Court announced that blockchain technology can now be officially used to authenticate evidence in legal disputes. The post Blockchain can Now be Used to Prove Evidence in Legal Disputes in China appeared first on CoinSpeaker. Continue reading at Coinspeaker

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Australian Financial Regulator Develops New Rules for ICOs and Cryptocurrency

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission views cryptocurrencies and crypto-related activities including ICOs as potential threats for traditional financial markets. The post Australian Financial Regulator Develops New Rules for ICOs and Cryptocurrency appeared first on CoinSpeaker. Continue reading at Coinspeaker

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Coinbase Eyes ETF With Help From BlackRock: Business Insider Report

In an effort to expand its institutional services, Coinbase is joining an industry chase for the ever-elusive bitcoin exchange traded fund (ETF). As reported by Business Insider, the cryptocurrency exchange provider has been liaising with BlackRock, a U.S. investment management company with some $6 trillion in assets under its purview. Individuals close with the matter […]

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Battle of the Privacycoins: Why Dash Is Not Really That Private

Based on blockchain technology, most cryptocurrencies have an open and public ledger. While this is required for these systems to work, it comes with a significant downside: Privacy is often quite limited. Government agencies, analytics companies and other interested parties — let’s call them “spies” — have ways to analyze the public blockchains and peer-to-peer […]

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Distributed Dialogues: Governance and Decentralized Platforms

On the latest episode of Distributed Dialogues, Dave and Rick from the Let’s Talk Bitcoin Network host interviews on the risks and rewards of government interference in the cryptocurrency space. The first guest, John Collins, got his start in government on the Senate Committee of Homeland Security, and quickly moved to working with Coinbase after […]

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Crypto, Blockchain Companies Shine in LinkedIn’s Top 50 U.S. Startups

LinkedIn has been keeping its finger on the pulse of the United States’ most thriving startups, and crypto organizations are showing tremendous signs of life — and growth. The business and employment social media site released its LinkedIn Top Startups list this Thursday, September 6, 2018. Split into two articles, the list details the U.S.’s […]

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Half of American Millennials Interested in Using Crypto Exclusively

A new study among 1,202 adults revealed that around half of the American millennials are interested in converting to cryptocurrency primarily, as opposed to the U.S. dollar. Bitcoin Dominance The largest cryptocurrency dominates the markets, currently accounting for 54.8 percent of the entire market capitalization according to CoinMarketCap. While other cryptocurrencies abound, Bitcoin remains the […]

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3 Cryptocurrencies Well-Positioned to Beat BTC: NPXS, POLIS, TRIG

The cryptocurrency markets continue to provide volatility and entry points if timed correctly. This week has multiple cryptocurrencies that have been selected due to the important news on the horizon, impressive growth during the bear market and passive income that was over one hundred percent returns during the bear months.  State of the Market  People […]

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‘Uncanny’: Historic Gold & Bitcoin Price Charts Almost Identical

Many have compared Bitcoin to gold with some even referring to the former as “digital gold.” As it turns out, the historical performance of both assets reveals notable similarities. ‘Uncanny’ Resemblance Bitcoin, being a fairly nascent asset, reveals serious similarities to the yellow metal in its performance. As seen on the chart below, the resemblance […]

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Coinbase Doubles Staff, Aims to Become the NYSE for Cryptocurrencies

Leading US cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has reportedly managed to double its staff members, thus hitting its 2018 target. At the same time, the company revealed its intentions to become the NYSE for cryptocurrencies. 500 Staff Employees The San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange has doubled its staff members to 500 according to a report by Business Insider. […]

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