Crypto Becomes Proper Alternative to Cash in Struggling Economies

July 15, 2018

Crypto Becomes Proper Alternative to Cash in Struggling Economies The use of crypto donations by a Venezuelan citizen has shown cryptocurrencies are better than some fiat currencies even though they have been dismissed as too volatile. These donations also highlight the changing perception of crypto away from its murky past on the dark net. Crypto […]

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Abra Announces New Credit Card Payment Options for Bitcoin Purchases

July 12, 2018

Abra Announces New Credit Card Payment Options for Bitcoin Purchases Bitcoin payment startup Abra has announced the addition of Visa and Mastercard payment options for buying bitcoin on its platform. The new payment option is in partnership with fintech company Simplex, per the company’s blog post. Up until today, users who wanted to purchase cryptocurrencies […]

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Price Cycles of Past and Future

July 10, 2018

Price Cycles of Past and Future Ran into this article over the weekend. The piece was extremely well written and resembles a lot of the stuff being published today. Though in retrospect, I think the question posed in the headline has been answered with a resounding affirmative. For more insight into Bitcoin’s price action over the last few […]

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Crypto.com Bought by Monaco for Millions as Part of Rebranding Campaign

July 9, 2018

Crypto.com Bought by Monaco for Millions as Part of Rebranding Campaign Monaco – the cryptocurrency debit card company has acquired the domain Crypto.com for an undisclosed amount. The domain was bought from Matt Blaze, the college professor who registered it in 1993.  SURPRISE SALE FROM RELUCTANT OWNER While no official price tag has been provided […]

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IBM Secures $1 Billion Australian Dollar Blockchain Deal

July 9, 2018

IBM Secures Billion Australian Dollar Blockchain Deal The Australian government has chosen IBM as its central technology partner for the next five years in a deal worth $740 million dollars. The agreement will cover technology services provided to government departments, including services which will use IBM’s automation and blockchain technologies.  Technology’s Youth Key to the […]

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Cryptocurrency Miners Promise Economic Opportunity

July 8, 2018

Cryptocurrency Miners Promise Economic Opportunity, But Not Everyone Is So Optimistic Driven by cheap electricity prices and the potential for profit, cryptocurrency miners have expanded their horizons and set up operations in smaller localities across the world. Some residents embrace the potential for an economic boom. But others are starting to push back. Another Gold […]

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Bitcoin Price Analysis: The Bigger the Base, the Higher the Space?

July 8, 2018

Bitcoin Price Analysis: The Bigger the Base, the Higher the Space? Bitcoin continues to trade near yearly lows and many investors are taking comfort in the popular saying, ‘The bigger the base, the higher the space.’ but has the digital currency actually found a bottom yet? Daily Chart This week BTC struggled to break above […]

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Ripple (XRP) Technical Analysis: Western Union “Reconsidering” XRP Viability

July 7, 2018

Ripple (XRP) Technical Analysis: Western Union “Reconsidering” XRP Viability In general, there is a broad-based recovery in cryptocurrencies and that includes Ripple (XRP) coming at a time the company is dealing with three concurrent law suits. On the charts, prices are down three percent in the past day but still up 10 percent for the […]

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Cryptocurrency Exchange to Sponsor English Premier League Club

July 7, 2018

Cryptocurrency Exchange to Sponsor English Premier League Club The newly-promoted English Premier League side Wolverhampton Wanderers will sport cryptocurrency exchange platform CoinDeal on its sleeve for the first time in the club’s history.  Top-Flight Promotion The Wolverhampton Wanderers, known as the Wolves’, will be returning to England’s top flight for the first time in six […]

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Swiss Stock Exchange Operator Plans to Launch Crypto Exchange

July 7, 2018

Swiss Stock Exchange Operator Plans to Launch Crypto Exchange SIX, the firm that operates and owns the Swiss stock exchange, has announced plans to launch a fully regulated digital cryptocurrency exchange. The firm says it plans to launch “the first market infrastructure in the world” which will “offer a fully integrated end-to-end trading” while providing […]

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