After updating their terms of use to ban explicit content and other related services on Feb. 2, payment processor BitPay has begun putting the ban into effect this week. Pornstar and Reddit user Sexy_Saffron posted on the subreddit /r/bitcoin on Feb. 24 an image of an email from BitPay stating...
The Bitcoin Core client version which provides “full support” to Segregated Witness (‘SegWit’) scaling technology finally received its official release Monday, Feb. 26. A circular to the Core mailing list confirms the raft of upgrades in addition to the historic SegWit move, the forthcoming release having been announced on Github...
The uses for cryptocurrencies are expanding every day, most of them are to facilitate online payments for goods or services. However, the definition of service has taken on a whole new meaning in one Las Vegas nightspot where dancers were spotted with strategically placed QR codes for crypto tips. Scanning...
Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price is trending lower after breaking below the neckline of its head and shoulders pattern. This is a classic reversal signal which indicates that price could fall by the same height as the formation, which spans around $9,500 to $11,500. Technical indicators are also showing that the...
2017 could certainly be considered the year of the Bitcoin. ICOs, the crowdfunding method made headlines almost as much as the cryptocurrency, so how exactly did they fare? Not well according to reports which indicate that despite having raised more than $104 million, 46% of 2017’s ICOs are effectively...
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On April 4, Berlin will host Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Germany, an event of Smile-Expo company that created a network of blockchain events in 20 countries throughout the world.  International experts will gather to discuss trends of the modern crypto industry. Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Germany is one of the...
Matthew Lesko, the US author who made himself a name in the 90s writing books on how to get “free money” from the United States government, claimed that cryptocurrencies are a scam and Bitcoin is a “gamble,” talking to CNET in an interview on Feb. 20. Lesko, who runs his...
Reports estimate that between 10 to as much as two dozen midshipmen based at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD, near Washington, D.C., were part of an elaborate scheme to supply their peers with illicit drugs including cocaine, LSD, and ketamine. As reported by Fox News, the criminal ring used...
Sunday, Feb. 25: the crypto markets are down almost all across the board, but not by very much. Of the top ten coins listed on CoinMarketCap, no coin is down more than 5 percent in the 24-hour period by press time. Only altcoins Litecoin (LTC) and IOTA out of those...