In a message on GEAR Token’s website, iconic political talk show host Larry King says that global climate change is threatening humanity’s existence and is “a potentially catastrophic issue from the combustion of fossil fuels ... putting immense pressure on the environment and on our health.” King says that “this...
For many short-term speculators, the current cryptocurrency market could be classified as a bore, with prices remaining relatively stagnant, volume figures dwindling, and altcoins failing to see rapid bouts of non-linear price movement, which were so common during last year’s bull run. Regardless, prices still saw a slight uptick this week, with...
Yuriy Svitlyk will become the speaker of the first Login Casino online conference dedicated to cryptocurrencies Between February and March 2018 Login Casino is going to conduct a bitcoin-marathon – a series of thematic conferences dedicated to cryptocurrencies and blockchain. The speaker of the first online conference, which will take place...
Chief Economic Advisor at financial services company Allianz, Mohamed El-Erian, told CNBC today, June 29, that he thinks Bitcoin (BTC) will eventually be treated as a store of value – and that he would consider buying if the price hits $5,000. While El-Erian reports currently not owning any Bitcoin, the...
Yoni Assia, the CEO of eToro, a major multi asset brokerage firm with more than eight million active users, has said in an exclusive interview with NewsBTC that some institutions have already broken into the crypto market.Institutional Investors are Already Present in Crypto MarketThroughout the past few months, prominent...
Board directors of the Austrian Financial Market Authority (FMA), Klaus Kumpfmüller and Helmut Ettl, have have offered proposals for stricter regulations on cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs), Cointelegraph auf Deutsch reports today, June 29. According to an article published in the Austrian newspaper Die Presse on the June 29,...
As his Hungarian parents had fled post-war Soviet regime to settle in the United States, Nick Szabo came to call the Californian Bay area of the 1990s his home. Here, he was among the first to frequent the in-person “Cypherpunk” meetings organized by Timothy May, Eric Hughes and other...
Having already expanded its China-based ASIC chip manufacturing into Switzerland and Canada, Bitmain is looking to add a facility to the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. According to companies-numbers.com, the co-founder of Bitmain, Jihan Wu, is the sole governing person behind Ant Creek LLC, a company in the...
Mainstream media seized on the unravelling currency crisis in Turkey Monday, August 13, with Bloomberg publicizing a demonstration of Bitcoin’s (BTC) comparatively low volatility. Leading with the headline “Turkey Meltdown Propels Lira Volatility Above Bitcoin,” Bloomberg became the latest publication to reveal the full extent of the Turkish national currency’s...
May 22 marks eight years since a Bitcoin user paid 10,000 BTC for two pizzas, worth just $41 at the time. ...