The asset exchange network and decentralized real-time application platform has just started ICO. Early supporters not only get the best deal, but can make the most of early forging that is scheduled for August. ICO solves the problem of the seed funding, but the essential question is the ability of...
The Bitcoin bloodbath of 2018 continues as the leading cryptocurrency fell to a new yearly low of $5,885.41 and still descending. Marking an almost 50% price drop this quarter and down nearly 75% from its all-time high just 6 months ago.Pundits, bulls, and bears all have their own theories on...
UK-based crypto data supplier and cryptocurrency wallet Blockchain.com has recently launched a comprehensive institutional platform Blockchain Principal Strategies (BPS), according to a blog post today, June 28. Blockchain.com claims the new platform will provide secure and “unparalleled” access to markets, services, and research for institutions, family businesses, and retail investors....
Five percent of Ontarians own some form of “cryptoasset” according to a June 28 study from Canadian provincial financial regulator the Ontario Securities Commission. The study also found that while awareness of cryptocurrencies and digital assets is growing, overall knowledge of crypto is lacking. The report entitled “Taking Caution: Financial...
Facebook has reversed its blanket ban on cryptocurrency ads and will now allow pre-approved crypto businesses to advertise. However, ICOs and binary options will still be prohibited from the platform. In a published blog post, Facebook Product Management Director Rob Leathern said the company has refined the policy and will...
Recent Bitcoin block data shows that Bitcoin’s mining pools BTC.com, AntPool and ConnectBTC, respectively mined about 25.7 percent, 16.1 percent and 0.2 percent of all new blocks over the past week. This makes for a combined hash rate of 42 percent; an all-time high for the Chinese mining giant’s...
One of the largest names in the Bitcoin space, Blockchain, has announced a platform to help institutional investors get exposure to cryptocurrency. Blockchain Principal Strategies can be accessed from today and there are plans to launch additional products and services throughout the summers months.Blockchain Becomes Latest Company Trying to...
On June 27, 2018, Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong announced his new cryptocurrency charity fund, GiveCrypto. Armstrong established the philanthropic venture to financially empower people with direct cryptocurrency distributions. Armstrong and partner Rose Broome, previously co-founder and CEO of HandUp.org, have already raised $1 million from prominent cryptocurrency community members....
The development of scaling solutions, along with a decrease in Bitcoin transaction throughput, has allowed for Bitcoin fees to drop under a dollar. A Bitcoin ‘whale’ utilized these dropping fees, moving 48,000 Bitcoin for just four cents.
The U.S. Supreme Court has denied the review of the life sentence of Ross Ulbricht, also known as the “Dread Pirate Roberts” of the Silk Road darknet marketplace, according to a court order released today, June 28. Twitter account @free_ross tweeted the news today, calling the court’s decision “devastating:” “SCOTUS denied...