Cryptocurrency

German Gov’t Approves ‘Bundes-Chain’ to Combat Libra Cryptocurrency

The German government will approve its proposed blockchain strategy this September which reportedly blocks projects like Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency. Germany Readies Anti-Libra Response According to Spiegel, Germany’s federal cabinet will approve its blockchain strategy announced back in June 2019. While the move signals the country’s intent to be a part of the emerging global economy, […]

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Cryptocurrency Market in Uncertain Times, Claims Report

A monthly report published by exchange platform SFOX (San Francisco Open Exchange) identifies an air of uncertainty within the industry about cryptocurrency’s place in the future of finance. With both bullish and bearish news events occurring over the last month, the price still appears to be in limbo around the $10,000 mark. Conflicting Signals Leave […]

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Institutional Cryptocurrency Interest Is Booming, Regulations Need to Catch Up

With institutional interest in crypto assets growing, crypto-specific projects and traditional finance companies alike have been ramping up their institutional offerings to cater to the needs of this specific client base. Though a lot of effort has been put into building secure infrastructure and solutions for financial institutions to enter the cryptocurrency field, unclear regulations […]

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ECB: Cryptocurrency Cannot Be Created By Member States, What This Means For Crypto

The European Central Bank (ECB) has attacked plans for an Estonian state-operated cryptocurrency.  ECB President, Mario Draghi shut down any talk of the proposal by saying about crypto assets: “No member state can introduce its own currency…The currency of the euro zone is the euro.” Many observers theorize that Draghi’s response is led by a […]

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Bitstamp’s Cryptocurrency Activity Up Over the Month

Most of the centralized bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchanges saw a decline in activity during the last 30 days, according to TokenAnalyst data. Bitstamp is the only exchange to experience increased flow.  Bitstamp is Amongst Best Performers in Terms of Net Flow Major crypto exchanges like Binance and Bitfinex saw their inflows and outflows dropping over […]

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Three Things To Know About China’s Digital Yuan (Not a Cryptocurrency)

China’s central bank is reportedly making strides towards launching a digital currency (not a cryptocurrency) tied to the yuan. Here are three things to know about the proposed central bank digital currency (CBDC). Financial Monitoring and Control Anyone remotely familiar with China knows that electronic payments are already a huge part of the country’s socio-economic […]

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Vulnerability Fixed in Facebook Contract Language for Libra Cryptocurrency

The vulnerability in the Move IR compiler allows malicious actors to introduce executable code to their smart contracts,” OpenZepplin’s CEO Demian Brener told CoinDesk.

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LG Working On Cryptocurrency Smartphone As Samsung Release Another

South Korean electronics giant, LG, is likely to launch a cryptocurrency-enabled smartphone soon, according to industry insiders. LG must respond to industry rivals, Samsung, who recently released a limited-edition version of its bitcoin-wallet toting Galaxy Note 10. LG Cryptocurrency Smartphone Could Be Imminent According to a report by South Korean news outlet, IT Chosun, LG started […]

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1xBit.com: Meet A Superior Cryptocurrency Sportsbook and Casino

What is 1xBit?  1xBit is a well-known online gambling platform where users have the ability to play using the most popular cryptocurrencies. To be more precise, currently 27 cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin, Litecoin, Dash, Ethereum, Ripple and 4 of Stablecoins are on the list. Since 2016 1xBit has successfully integrated both a casino and a sportsbook […]

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Can blockchain and cryptocurrency community save Amazon rainforest from certain doom?

A US-based non-profit organization Rainforest Foundation US has asked for help from blockchain and cryptocurrency community to come forward and save the Amazon rainforest from apparent destruction. Amazon is burning – and fast! Unless communities and organizations come forward to protect the rainforest from complete deforestation collectively, we need to start preparing ourselves for catastrophic […]

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The Marshall Islands Decides to Go Crypto Issuing its Own Cryptocurrency

Coinspeaker The Marshall Islands Decides to Go Crypto Issuing its Own Cryptocurrency The Marshall Islands have decided to issue their cryptocurrency. Formerly, the pacific Nation had used the US Dollar solely as currency. This time, they have decided to issue their own based on its own blockchain. The Marshall Islands Decides to Go Crypto Issuing […]

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Boxing star Manny Pacquiao sets the first celebrity cryptocurrency in motion

Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao has finally inaugurated the world’s first celebrity cryptocurrency in Manila on Sunday. One of the greatest boxing players of all times, Manny Pacquiao is many things. Among others, is being the owner of his newly-launched cryptocurrency, the speculations of which generated substantial waves in cryptocurrency space last year. The 2000s “Fighter […]

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Binance Acquires Cryptocurrency Derivatives Platform JEX

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has acquired China-based Jaxx spot and derivates platform Jaxx for an undisclosed amount.   Binance Continues to Grow The Malta firm announced today that JEX is rebranding to Binance JEX, adding that the acquisition would grant them the rights to manage JEX tokens, the native cryptocurrency of the JEX platform. Excerpts: In a […]

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Boxing Champ Pacquiao Launches First Celebrity Cryptocurrency – Here’s How it Works

World Boxing champion and politician, Manny Pacquiao launched his cryptocurrency. The eight-time division world champion announced its launch at his free concert in Manila yesterday. Global Crypto Offering Exchange (GCOX) exchange will list the token. The Singapore-based exchange is a platform for celebrities to launch personalized tokens. Manny Pacquiao and former England and Real Madrid striker […]

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South Korea’s Kakao May List Its Klay Cryptocurrency on Chinese Exchange

The government may not allow the coin to trade on a domestic exchange so it will look to other countries.

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Philippine Boxing Champion Manny Pacquiao Releases Own Cryptocurrency

Philippine boxing champion Manny Pacquiao has launched his own cryptocurrency, which will reportedly be listed on Singapore’s Global Crypto Offering Exchange. Philippine boxing champion and celebrity Manny Pacquiao has launched his own cryptocurrency. On Sept. 1, the South China Morning Post reported that the Filipino boxer turned politician and singer launched his own token with […]

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Terra and Mining Token Luna Listed on KuCoin Cryptocurrency Exchange

August 30th, 2019, Singapore— Stablecoin Terra SDT (SDT) and mining token Luna (LUNA) listed on BTC and USDT markets. Terra, the project building the next-generation payment system on the blockchain, announces today that its stablecoin Terra SDT (SDT) and mining token Luna (LUNA) will both list on global cryptocurrency exchange KuCoin. Deposits will open on […]

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Crypto Tidbits: Bakkt Bitcoin Custody, China’s Cryptocurrency On the Horizon, XRP In Hot Water

Another week, another of Crypto Tidbits. Bitcoin saw yet another tumultuous week in terms of price action. It fell by over 8% in one day, as bears managed to take control of the market. But, despite this downward price movement, this industry continued to trudge forward. Related Reading: Crypto Tidbits: Bitcoin Hash Rate High, Square […]

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Telegram drives cryptocurrency adoption among its 300 million users

Telegram messenger-based multiple cryptocurrency wallet called Button Wallet is in a bid to propel massive-scale cryptocurrency adoption among Telegram users.  Bitcoin has seen unbelievable price climbs since the start of this year. Its two hundred percent (200%) price jump can be mainly owed to massive social media corporations and retailers taking an active interest in cryptocurrencies […]

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Alleged Capital One Hacker Accused of Secretly Mining Cryptocurrency

The suspect behind the massive Capital One data breach also allegedly hacked cloud customers’ servers to mine cryptocurrency for herself. The individual accused of perpetrating a massive-scale hack of credit card issuer Capital One also allegedly hacked cloud customers’ servers to mine cryptocurrency for herself.  Court filings published on Aug. 28 reveal that Paige A. […]

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Tech and Banking Giants First to Receive China’s Sovereign Cryptocurrency

Alibaba, Tencent, Union Pay, and other large financial institutions are reported to be the the first receivers of China’s sovereign cryptocurrency initiative, as per Forbes, August 27, 2019. Paul Schulte, the ex-head of global financial strategy at the China Construction Bank is the main spruce behind the information. A second source confirmed that seven large […]

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Button Wallet to Unveil Cryptocurrency Trading to Telegram’s 300M Users

Coinspeaker Button Wallet to Unveil Cryptocurrency Trading to Telegram’s 300M Users Chrismas celebration comes early for 300 million Telegrams users as they are expected to gain from Button Wallet crypto’s trading, which is expected to launch in October this year. Button Wallet to Unveil Cryptocurrency Trading to Telegram’s 300M Users Continue reading at Coinspeaker

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Report: Bitcoin most Profitable Cryptocurrency, Real Dominance Above 90%

According to a news published by The Business Times on August 26, 2019, a new report by Arcane Research shows that the real Bitcoin dominance is more around 90 percent rather than the 70 percent mark, as indicated on CoinMarketCap. Why it Matters Bitcoin is the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization and commands a large portion of the […]

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