Crypto


10/22/2017 11:13 AM
Microsoft CEO Issues Blockchain Challenge to Interbank Messaging Service Swift

Does Blockchain technology live up to its lofty reputation? Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella answered.


10/22/2017 09:18 AM
Why MIT Implemented Bitcoin Blockchain to Distribute Diplomas Instead of Permissioned Ledgers

What is the Blockserts platform application used by MIT to issue their diplomas?


10/22/2017 06:26 AM
Saudi Arabia’s IDB Plans Blockchain Financial Project

Saudi Arabia’s IDB embracing Blockchain technology for sharia-compliant financing options for banking and investment


10/22/2017 03:22 AM
Bitcoin Bigger Idea Than Apple, Amazon Says Ark Investments CEO

Bitcoin could create new markets and use-cases that never before would have been imagined, has enormous potential says CEO of Ark Investments


10/22/2017 03:00 AM
Ethereum-based ICOs Can be Good, Bad, or Ugly, But Ultimately Create Vibrant Ecosystem

ICOs’ woes are starting to attract a lot of attention. But are they really all that bad?


10/21/2017 10:35 PM
Could Bitcoin’s Bubble Lead to Long Crypto Winter?

In the mad mania for cryptocurrencies, there are some dissenting voices from old timers, calling this irrational exuberance. Could a crypto winter be in the offing?


10/21/2017 08:10 PM
What Lessons Can Be Learnt From Tezos ICO Debacle

It looks like the SEC will demand Tezos refund investors’ money...all $232 mln of it. Why Tezos is a blueprint in all that is wrong with ICOs.


10/21/2017 05:50 PM
MasterCard Announces Blockchain B2B Payments Despite Rejection of Bitcoin

Despite being relegated to the sidelines for years, Blockchain technology is suddenly hot. MasterCard is the latest company to utilize the technology that underpins Bitcoin.


10/21/2017 12:31 PM
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Litecoin: Price Analysis, October 21

Bitcoin to the moon! What does it mean for other cryptocurrencies?


10/21/2017 07:21 AM
Bank of America Files Patent for Blockchain-based Processing System

Under the system, a Blockchain can be integrated with communications and memory devices to facilitate the data processing process.


10/22/2017 07:30 AM
To the Moon – Or Bust? Questions to Ask When Evaluating ICOs
Bruce Fenton offers a much needed uniform set of criteria by which investors can analyze ICOs and cryptocurrencies.
10/22/2017 05:10 AM
Dilbert Comic Strips Lampoon Blockchain and Initial Coin Offerings
Initial coin offerings – the blockchain funding use case – are the latest subject of the long-running "Dilbert" comic strip.
10/21/2017 07:40 AM
National Economics, Gambling and Cryptocurrency: A Perfect Storm?
Two small islands are showing us how blockchain-friendly legislation can help encourage development that could affect the whole industry.
10/21/2017 04:15 AM
Money at Risk? Mobile Wallets Become New Battleground in Bitcoin Fork Debate
As bitcoin heads toward a controversial fork this November, debate is breaking out about how wallet users – and their money – might be impacted.
10/20/2017 06:27 PM
LedgerX Trades $1 Million in Bitcoin Derivatives in First Week
New York-based startup LedgerX has concluded a historic first week of cryptocurrency derivatives trading, reporting $1 million in exchanges.
10/20/2017 05:05 PM
BlackRock Strategist: There's No 'Right or Wrong' Price for Bitcoin
BlackRock Chief Investment Strategist Richard Turnill says cryptocurrencies are in a bubble right now, but that blockchain technology is promising.
10/20/2017 03:30 PM
TSMC: Cryptocurrency Mining Drove Strong Third Quarter Revenue
Cryptocurrency mining was a boon this past quarter for semiconductor foundry operator TSMC, according to new statements.
10/20/2017 02:30 PM
Bitcoin Breather? Higher Price Push Still Possible on Search Demand
The price of bitcoin continues to climb, and if price charts are any indication, there could be clear skies ahead.
10/20/2017 02:01 PM
Mastercard Expands Access to B2B Blockchain Payment Tools
Credit card giant Mastercard has opened access to its blockchain APIs, indicating it wants to focus on business-to-business and cross-border payments.
10/20/2017 12:40 PM
Islamic Development Bank to Research Sharia-Compliant Blockchain Products
Saudi Arabia's Islamic Development Bank (IDB) is developing sharia-compliant products based on blockchain technology.
10/22/2017 01:29 PM
Bitcoin Has Matured; as Liquidity Increased, Volatility Dropped Substantially

Since 2011, over the past six years, the Bitcoin market has significantly matured. Earlier this month, the daily trading volume of Bitcoin peaked at $4.5 billion, overtaking Apple, the most liquid stock in the world. Depth of the Bitcoin Market, Strong Long-Term Indicator The depth of the Bitcoin market and increasing liquidity of Bitcoin is … Continue reading Bitcoin Has Matured; as Liquidity Increased, Volatility Dropped Substantially

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10/22/2017 01:00 PM
Bitcoin Can Now Buy Cars in India

From all angles, India is a country that shows size when it comes to new technology adoption. And just like many other technologies, the country has decided to cash in on the blockchain technologies, bitcoin, and cryptocurrencies in general. Right from possible legalization to ICOs, India has engaged itself in the cryptocurrency market for some … Continue reading Bitcoin Can Now Buy Cars in India

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10/22/2017 12:04 PM
Did Satoshi Revive the Yapese Monetary System, with Bitcoin and Blockchain?

According to the erstwhile American adventurer, William Henry Furness III, people of the Pacific Island of Yap had a highly evolved system of money and banking. Something which put to shame the scholastic theories of economic aficionados – Adam Smith, John Locke, etc. Henry’s travelogue mentions that the Yapese already had a “decentralized peer-to-peer” credit … Continue reading Did Satoshi Revive the Yapese Monetary System, with Bitcoin and Blockchain?

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10/22/2017 10:03 AM
Only one Japanese Exchange Will Effectively Trade Bitcoin Gold

No one can deny we have seen plenty of debates regarding Bitcoin Gold as of late. The bigger question is which service providers will effectively support this altcoin. Over in Japan, it seems the opinions are somewhat divided for the time being. bitFlyer plans to distribute and trade BTG, which is perhaps the most notable … Continue reading Only one Japanese Exchange Will Effectively Trade Bitcoin Gold

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10/22/2017 09:20 AM
Max Keiser Expects Bitcoin Price to Reach $10,000 Once $7,000 is Broken

Max Keiser, a highly regarded financial analyst and the host of RT’s Keiser Report, expects to see the Bitcoin price achieve $10,000 in the short-term, if it surpasses the $7,000 mark. Keiser stated: “All key Bitcoin metrics, including price, zooming higher. $7,000 will soon fall. $10,000 is a fait accompli.” Key Factors For Bitcoin Price … Continue reading Max Keiser Expects Bitcoin Price to Reach $10,000 Once $7,000 is Broken

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10/22/2017 05:00 AM
Your Reputation Hides within Your Mobile Phone

A mobile phone is your friend, business assistant, a way to connect your dear ones, and even a boss sometimes if you set the alarm on. However, what if your phone can be a reputation tool able to give you an access to the services never available for you before? MicroMoney, a global fintech blockchain … Continue reading Your Reputation Hides within Your Mobile Phone

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10/22/2017 01:28 AM
Ethereum Price Weekly Analysis – ETH/USD Not out of Woods

Key Highlights ETH price is holding a monster support area near $280.00 against the US Dollar. There is a short-term bearish trend line forming with resistance at $301 on the 4-hours chart of ETH/USD (data feed via SimpleFX). The pair has to break the $301 resistance the 100 simple moving average (H4) to gain momentum. … Continue reading Ethereum Price Weekly Analysis – ETH/USD Not out of Woods

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10/22/2017 01:26 AM
COMMERCEBLOCK Digitalizing and DeRisking Global Trade

The global trade gap is narrowing but with little help from fintech, according to the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) annual survey. Surprisingly, only 20 percent of firms report using digital trade financing platforms. The majority of commerce still relies on traditional financial products and services which route and manage global trade flows from centrally managed … Continue reading COMMERCEBLOCK Digitalizing and DeRisking Global Trade

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10/22/2017 01:00 AM
Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis – BTC/USD Buyers In Control

Key Points Bitcoin price spiked this past week and moved above the $6000 handle against the US Dollar. There is a monster bullish trend line forming with support at $5510 on the 4-hours chart of BTC/USD (data feed from SimpleFX). The pair is currently correcting lower and approaching towards the $5750 support area. Bitcoin price … Continue reading Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis – BTC/USD Buyers In Control

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10/22/2017 12:28 AM
Bitcoin Cash Price Weekly Analysis – BCH/USD Upsides Capped

Key Points Bitcoin cash price is holding a major support area above $300 against the US Dollar. There is a crucial bearish trend line forming with resistance at $365 on the 4-hours chart of BCH/USD (data feed from Kraken). The pair has to clear the $365-370 resistance zone to gain upside momentum in the near … Continue reading Bitcoin Cash Price Weekly Analysis – BCH/USD Upsides Capped

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10/22/2017 03:07 PM
Bitcoin one step closer to being regulated in Australia under new anti-money laundering laws
... will be given new powers to police digital currency exchanges — where traders buy and sell Bitcoin, Ethereum and other cryptocurrencies.
10/22/2017 03:07 PM
The cryptoeconomics of scaling blockchains
It took the Bitcoin blockchain network nine years to grow to $70 billion valuation; the Ethereum blockchain network took three years to reach $30 billion ...
10/22/2017 02:33 PM
ConsenSys' Ethereal SF to Activate Ethereum Community in San Francisco
Every blockchain enthusiast is sure that blockchain technology will come to the forefront of daily life. Decentralized Autonomous Corporations like self ...
10/22/2017 02:33 PM
Etheruem Gold (ETHG): ICO
The founder of Etheruem Gold said the following in a press release “Ethereum Gold (ETHG) was a 100% fair launch without any Crowd Funding or ...
10/22/2017 01:37 PM
'True Adventurers' Should Invest 10% in Bitcoin, Says Billionaire Mark Cuban
... Mavericks owner adds, “and you really want to throw the Hail Mary, you might take 10 percent [of your savings] and put it in bitcoin or ethereum.”.
10/22/2017 01:03 PM
'Wolf of Wall Street' warns ICOs are 'biggest scam ever'
... raise funds online by selling investors digital tokens in exchange for cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin and ethereum — have soared in popularity.
10/22/2017 01:03 PM
Wall Street trading firms jump into cryptocurrencies
Proprietary trading firms, which bet their own capital in markets from stocks to futures, are wading into bitcoin, ethereum and other cryptocurrencies ...
10/22/2017 12:30 PM
The Secret to Making Big Money with Crypto
Without a doubt, the hottest crypto right now is Ethereum. It was worth $10 last year and is worth over $300 today, and still grows steadily. The biggest ...
10/22/2017 11:11 AM
IBM Blockchain Payments Aren't an Upbeat Signal for Cryptocurrencies
Currency related implementation like Bitcoin and Ethereum are just couple of use cases of the blockchain technology. All business transaction can be ...
10/22/2017 11:00 AM
Ethereum and Bitcoins
Obviously you can use same wallet to keep ethereum and bitcoins. There are lots of wallet in crypto currency market such as coinbase ,exodus, coin ...
10/22/2017 03:07 PM
Bitcoin one step closer to being regulated in Australia under new anti-money laundering laws
Bitcoin is one step closer to being regulated in Australia, with Parliament expected to this week vote on a bill to strengthen the nation's anti-money ...
10/22/2017 02:45 PM
Notable Bitcoin Price Growth Events in October
But if you are looking at Bitcoin long-term, this is more than just numbers now. Yes, Bitcoin did experience some explosive growth this month (and has ...
10/22/2017 02:32 PM
What to Do Before the Bitcoin Segwit2x and Gold Hard Forks
The last Bitcoin hard fork happened recently on the 1st of August and this gave birth to a new Bitcoin variant called the bitcoin cash. Similarly, the ...
10/22/2017 01:37 PM
'True Adventurers' Should Invest 10% in Bitcoin, Says Billionaire Mark Cuban
Cuban has long been a bitcoin skeptic and has called the cryptocurrency boom a bubble on several occasions. In the past, he has referred to bitcoin ...
10/22/2017 01:26 PM
Bitcoin Has Matured; as Liquidity Increased, Volatility Dropped Substantially
Since 2011, over the past six years, the Bitcoin market has significantly matured. Earlier this month, the daily trading volume of Bitcoin peaked at $4.5 ...
10/22/2017 01:03 PM
LedgerX Processes Over $1m in BTC Swaps and Options Trades in First Week
Institutional investors will always look for new ways to gain access to Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. In most cases, they will use dark pools or ...
10/22/2017 01:03 PM
Silent on Bitcoin
For Germany's top financial regulator BaFin, the matter is clear: Virtual currencies like Bitcoin are not legal tender. Therefore, they don't need to be ...
10/22/2017 12:52 PM
Bitcoin Can Now Buy Cars in India
And just like many other technologies, the country has decided to cash in on the blockchain technologies, bitcoin, and cryptocurrencies in general.
10/22/2017 12:41 PM
Bitcoin Price: What's Next?
As of this writing, bitcoin is trading at $5925.47, down 1.46% from the day's start. To put bitcoin's price movement into context, it was hovering below ...
10/22/2017 12:07 PM
Bitcoin Gold Futures Markets Paint an Interesting Future
A lot of readers will be surprised to learn there are actual Bitcoin Gold futures markets. Although this “fork” has been seeing a lot less interest and ...