Europe’s newest digital currency, the Korona, which runs on the Lightning Network and is being touted as more stable, safer, and cheaper to use than its competitors, was launched in Budapest, Hungary on February 15th. Korona’s ICO is scheduled for March 26th, and the token will be immediately available for...
The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, announced today the formation of a platform aiming to provide education on various cutting-edge technologies. The initiative will be known as Future Skills. Future Skills Platform to Focus on Blockchain Technology The platform was announced today at the World Congress on Information Technology 2018 (WCIT)....
HashChain Technology Inc. (HashChain) has acquired the blockchain technology company NODE40 for $8 million USD and 3,144,134 common shares of stock in HashChain (TSXV: KASH) (OTCQB: HSSHF). HashChain is a Canadian-based crypto-mining company that currently operates 100 Dash mining rigs and is in the process of setting up nearly 4,000...
Bitmex Research released an in-depth report on Tether today, Feb. 19, detailing the reasons why Tether is most likely backed by sufficient fiat reserves after all, and what problems with regulatory bodies Tether will most likely encounter in the future. Tether is a digital token backed by fiat currency, supposedly...
Mining equipment is available to buy from consumer to professional level, and each of these technologies brings a significant energy cost. In Iceland, the volume of energy used for Bitcoin mining will soon likely exceed the volume used to power its houses, Cointelegraph recently reported. Cointed, the world’s largest...
Cryptocurrencies have taken center stage in the global financial and investment landscape because of their proven ability to deliver impressive ROI. In the years gone by, millennials have shown borderline fanatical love for equities in relation to conservative assets such as bonds and T-bills. However, in the last two...
New blockchains are born all the time. Bitcoin was the lone blockchain for years, but now there are hundreds. The problem is, if you want to use the features offered on another blockchain, you have to buy the tokens for that other blockchain. But all that may soon change. One...
As demand returns to the markets South Korea is once again leading the way for trade volume. Bitcoin recorded a monthly high trading volume on exchanges in the country as fears of clampdowns subside and confidence returns to the crypto markets. Local media reported that domestic Bitcoin trading volume reached...
Security experts advise on how to keep yourself and your digital coin safe from  thieves that focus on the crypto-wealthy. Criminals targeting cryptocurrency investors Cases of thieves targeting those who have gotten wealthy from the boom in Bitcoin, Ethereum and other digital currencies are on the rise worldwide. From Phuket, Thailand, to...
Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price is still trending higher after breaking above a few key resistance levels. Bulls are gaining traction and allowing price to move above an ascending trend line on the 1-hour time frame. Price appears to have completed its pullback from the recent rally and could head up...