The London Football Exchange (LFE) has unveiled plans to launch its own cryptocurrency, intended to permit a “fan-driven football community,” providing members with the opportunity to take part in various club and fan experiences. Cryptocurrency Combined with Fan Loyalty LFE engagement services will include LFE Points, a blockchain-enabled loyalty, paired with...
Lydian becomes first ICO to accepts ByteCoin as payment method during its Public Crowdsale. Bytecoin (BCN) is the first cryptocurrency based on the CryptoNote technology, launched in July 2012, and is currently estimated to be valued at $1.2 billion on Coinmarketcap.com at the time of its release. BCN has partnered with...
In adult life, one way or another, no one escapes the suit. If you have but contempt for what it stands for, it might end up owning your day completely. It does not matter if it is above or beneath you. On the other hand, wearing one with the...
The global social media platform Twitter has announced today that it will no longer allow advertising for certain cryptocurrency products and services. The news follows similar moves from other internet giants Google and Facebook. The hope is that such bans will help to protect vulnerable investors from deceptive campaigns...
Two more providers file plans with regulators to join the blockchain sector, while Harvest Portfolios gets the go-ahead to launch Canada’s first blockchain ETF. Last month, Harvest Portfolios filed with regulators to introduce an ETF that tracks blockchain technologies. Yesterday, February 1st, the firm received approval by the Ontario Securities...
Australian based cryptocurrency, Havven, has launched the first iteration of its stablecoin, called eUSD. Havven is a decentralised payment network, and eUSD is the initial version of the nomin token, backed by ether, which seeks to keep a stable value of USD$1. eUSD is directly redeemable for ETH, and...
22-year old Swede Theodor Forselius co-founded Everipedia, an organization that intends to take on Wikipedia as the internet’s premier encyclopedia. Earlier this month, Everipedia landed a $30 million deal with former Goldman Sachs partner Michael Novogratz’ new crypto-bank Galaxy Digital. Everipedia aims to overtake Wikipedia as the world’s leading digital encyclopedia. The...
The price of Bitcoin seems to have switched to a bullish momentum after spending a period of two months on a downward path that shed about $5,000 of its value. The market rebounded across the $8,000 line on Friday and crossed $8,400 already. Bears argue that a short squeeze is behind what they call “a market correction”, but the...
One of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges has issued a statement regarding the recently launched “El Petro” (PTR) – a digital currency supposedly backed by Venezuela’s crude oil reserves. Bitfinex are refusing to list the planet’s first ever state-issued cryptocurrency. The Petro Offers “Limited Utility” The reasons cited in the blog post...
January’s early weeks have cast a shadow of doubt across the cryptocurrency market. Bitcoin, Ethereum, and so many others have plummeted in value with uncertainty ahead. Investors will see the easy tie between recent price drops and the uncertain regulations being handed down from South Korean Government and other...