Bitcoin is dead – or so we have been told over and over again. It has been killed off innumerable times in its short life, which began in January 2009 – less than a decade ago – when it was released as open-source software by the mysterious and still...
In case you hadn’t noticed, identity management is broken. We have been looking for ways to prove that we are who we say we are quickly and safely for years, and it isn’t working. It’s one problem that the Cupertino, California-based blockchain technology startup ShoCard is hoping to solve. Passwords are...
Wall Street firm Susquehanna has changed the rating of semiconductor firm AMD from neutral to negative and lowered the price forecast for shares in GPU processing manufacturer Nvidia, citing the rising competition from Bitmain’s Ethereum (ETH) mining ASICs, CNBC reports today, March 26. Susquehanna analyst Christopher Rolland told clients in...
In regions like the Philippines and India, remittance service providers dominate their respective finance industries due to the lack of affordable and efficient banking systems that accommodate local residents and citizens. Growing Remittance Market A study done by QZ revealed that the global remittance market is valued at $500 billion, with...
Very few countries are openly friendly to cryptocurrency companies as of right now. The lack of clear regulatory guidelines makes this particular industry difficult to navigate. Malta seems to become the go-to place for companies involved in cryptocurrency as of right now. Monaco is the latest country to set...
Australian politicians have publicly talked about their successful digital investments, as Australia continues to move forward with crypto friendly legislation. New Political Blood Embraces Cryptocurrency According to the Brisbane Times, two of Queensland’s legislators have publicly declared their cryptocurrency trading history as part of the register of members’ interests. The register of members’ interests is...
In a huge step towards bringing cryptocurrencies to the mainsteam, Shorcan Digital Currency Network (Shorcan DCN) is teaming up with Toronto-based Paycase to launch a brokerage service for Bitcoin and Ethereum. Shorcan DCN is a wholly-owned subsidiary of TMX Group, the Canadian financial services company known for operating the Toronto Stock...
Artist Andy Bauch’s new painting series “New Money,” combines art and crypto by hiding abstract codes in his Lego artwork, the paintings representing the private keys to wallets containing as much as $9000 worth of cryptocurrencies each, Gizmodo reported Friday, March 23. Buying this piece does not mean that you...
March 25: cryptocurrency markets have seen a slight decline over 24 hours to press time, but are still in the green over the seven-day period. All top-10 cryptocurrencies listed on Coin360 are in the red over the past 24 hours, with the total market cap sitting at around $330 bln...
The correlation between the finance sector and cryptocurrency can be no longer be ignored. The lines between both industries are slowly beginning to blur. This only becomes more obvious due to the exodus of talent from the finance sector entering the cryptocurrency world. Various companies successfully hired new team...