31 August 2017

Headlines Bitcoin Price Watch; Another Key Level BrokenThings are really starting to pick up now in the bitcoin price space. Action during the European session today has brought the bitcoin price to trade in excess of $4700 and the $5000 mark is looking like a near term reality. We have to keep in mind that […]

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30 August 2017

Headlines More and More Coinbase Users Complain About Issues and ShortcomingsNo one will ever claim operating a cryptocurrency exchange is easy. There are many different factors to take into account at all times. Licensing, security, and marketing are just a few of those factors. For the Coinbase exchange, unfortunately, it appears they face major backlash […]

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29 August 2017

Headlines Bitcoin Price Watch; Live Downside EntrySomewhere around midafternoon out of Europe, the bitcoin price spiked to the upside and broke through 4600, a level we have been watching quite closely recently as one that could be pretty psychologically significant. Almost immediately subsequent to the break, however, price peaked in and around 4625 and started […]

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28 August 2017

Headlines Monero Price Pierces $150 After Bithumb Opens XMR/KRW TradingThe Monero price has initiated an impressive rally during the latter half of August, culminating in a 7-day rise of 100% between August 21 and August 28. Although there are other factors at play, including a general upswing in anonymity-centric altcoin prices, most of this movement […]

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27 August 2017

Headlines Charlie Shrem’s Next Act? Helping This Blockchain Startup Disrupt MusicWith Charlie Shrem and a Pinterest executive as advisers, blockchain startup Viberate is looking to eliminate the music business’s middlemen. Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis – Can BTC/USD Break $4500?Key Points Bitcoin price failed once again around the $4450 level against the US Dollar, and currently […]

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26 August 2017

Headlines Storj Deflates < $1; Siacoin in Recovery?Storj, which rose to prices as high as $2.22 earlier this month, has tumbled after a brief moment in the all-time-high club. Lots of factors at play, primarily the fact that Storj farmers are expected to dump any time the price goes up, as it is their only […]

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25 August 2017

Headlines (+) Market Overview: Taking on the AmazonToday mother nature will shed a tear for the country of Brazil who has decided to tear down a massive rain forest.   Tokens Released, Tierion TNT IOU Trading Is OpenTierion is a decentralized attempt at a notary public/decentralized proof engine.To self-quote the author’s own analysis (possible pay […]

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24 August 2017

Headlines (+) Global MoneyOnce again the crypto markets are surging! Markets go up. Markets go down. The point of the game is to close as many as you can in green. Crypto markets are like any other and they have their ups and downs it’s just that the swings are much sharper than other markets. […]

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23 August 2017

Headlines Chilean Exchange SurBTC Launches Bitcoin, Ether Trading in PeruChile’s largest bitcoin exchange, SurBTC, recently announced through a blog post that users in Peru can now trade bitcoin and ether. To welcome Peruvian customers, the exchange offered them feeless trading until September 30. The move is part of the company’s goal to help give every […]

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22 August 2017

Headlines (+) Ethereum Notches Two-Month High as Bitcoin Offspring Triggers VolatilityDigital currency Ethereum climbed to a two-month high on Monday, taking some of the heat off Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash, which have slumped since the weekend. Bitcoin Price Watch; Here’s What’s On This MorningIt’s Tuesday morning and time to take our first look of the day at […]

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21 August 2017

Headlines Bitcoin Price Watch; Here’s What’s On This MorningThat’s another week underway now in the bitcoin price and it’s time to take a look at the markets and see if we can use the action that we saw over the weekend to form a bias on any forward volatility. Things towards the end of last […]

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20 August 2017

Headlines Filecoin ICO Raises Record $250 Million from Accredited InvestorsInitial coin offering (ICO) investments have exploded in 2017, surpassing early venture capital (VC) funding for internet companies. Individual funding totals have ratcheted up throughout the year. In June, Bancor raised a then-record $153 million; today, that might be considered a disappointing haul for a high-profile […]

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19 August 2017

Headlines Members of the US Congress Plan to Create a Compliant Version of BitcoinIt looks like Bitcoin may see yet another regulatory turn of events in the US. More specifically, three members of Congress are working on legislation to protect certain currencies from government interference. That is a rather strange turn of events, to say […]

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18 August 2017

Headlines Bitcoin Price Dips to $4,273 as Bitcoin Cash Becomes More Profitable to MineThe bitcoin price dipped below $4,300 on Friday after rising to a new all-time high on August 17. Bitcoin cash, meanwhile, broke out of its $300 rut and soared past $550 to regain the 3rd spot in the market cap rankings. At […]

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17 August 2017

Headlines ASX Calls for Review of Distributed Ledger Settlement PlatformThe Australian Securities Exchange wants to know more about the Digital Asset DLT platform, and will commission a third party study to do so. Lightning Bank Ledgers? Bitfury and Ripple Demo New Twist on Bitcoin TechBitcoin’s much-anticipated Lightning Network is now compatible with seven payment networks, […]

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16 August 2017

Headlines Singaporean Shipping Giants Partner IBM for Blockchain TrialTwo major Singaporean maritime companies have inked a deal with technology giant IBM to explore and trial blockchain technology for supply chain networks. Singaporean shipping giant Pacific International Lines (PIL), one of Asia’s largest shipowners, and the Port Authority of Singapore (PSA), one of the world’s largest […]

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15 August 2017

Headlines Bitcoin Price Hits New All-Time High at $4,419, Stock Researcher Forecasts $7,500Carrying this week’s upward momentum triggered by the scheduled activation of the Bitcoin Core development team’s scaling solution Segregated Witness (SegWit) and increase in demand from institutional investors towards bitcoin and rising adoption, bitcoin price established a new all-time high at $4,419 on […]

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14 August 2017

Headlines Know Your Tokens: Not All Crypto Assets Are Created EqualTokens may be all the rage in blockchain – but as entrepreneur Pavel Kravchenko points out, despite the singular name, they’re not all the same. (+) Bitcoin Forges New Highs as Prices Quadruple This YearBitcoin’s relentless surge continued over the weekend, with prices crossing $4,000.00 for […]

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13 August 2017

Headlines Bitcoin Price Breaks $4,100, Max Keiser’s $5,000 Target Now in SightMax Keiser, the host of RT’s Keiser report and prominent financial analyst, predicted bitcoin price to hit $5,000 within 2017, considering the imminence of the Bitcoin Core development team’s scaling solution Segregated Witness (SegWit), rising demand from institutional investors and increasing adoption of bitcoin […]

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12 August 2017

Headlines Lightning Network-capable BTC Wallet Zap Will go in Public BetaIt looks as if Bitcoin users will soon be able to experiment with the Lightning Network. Zap, an LN-compatible Bitcoin wallet, announced its beta release not too long ago. This is a major development as far as Bitcoin scaling and improving transaction throughput are concerned. […]

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11 August 2017

Headlines The EU Is Building a ‘Financial Transparency Gateway’ with BlockchainAn official from the European Commission has revealed it is currently building a blockchain tool to enable data sharing. Russia’s Central Depository Plans to Build Its Own Cryptocurrency WalletRussia’s National Settlement Depository is developing a blockchain platform to provide deposit and settlement service for digital […]

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10 August 2017

Headlines Bitcoin Exchange Coincheck Unveils $450k Startup Investment FundTokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck is launching a new investment fund. Ethereum Price Crosses $300 as Markets Set New RecordThe August rally resumed on Thursday, led by strong showings from the bitcoin and ethereum prices. The altcoin markets added to the excitement by introducing a new member to […]

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9 August 2017

Headlines Bitcoin Network Locks in SegWit Activation, but What is Next?The long wait is finally over for a lot of Bitcoin users. More specifically, the network has successfully locked-in SegWit activation. This software upgrade has caused a fair bit of debating but is mainly seen as a positive development. There is still a two-week waiting […]

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8 August 2017

Headlines Ether, Litecoin and More: Overstock Now Accepts Cryptocurrencies as PaymentOnline retail giant Overstock has partnered with ShapeShift as part of a bid to accept more cryptocurrencies as payment. (+) Analysis: Ethereum and Monero Shine as Crypto Market Tops $120 BillionThe cryptocurrency segment experienced some rotation after the first day of the week, as BTC […]

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7 August 2017

Headlines (+) Ethereum Catches Fire Amid Broad Rally in Digital Currency MarketEthereum leaped to one-month highs over the weekend, as a relief rally swept the digital currency market following a volatile start to the month. Coinbase to Integrate Bitcoin Cash Support by January of 2018David Farmer, communications director at Coinbase, officially announced that Coinbase will […]

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6 August 2017

Headlines A ‘Howey Test’ for Blockchain? Why the SEC’s ICO Guidance Isn’t EnoughThe SEC may have finally published guidance on ICOs, but the vague concepts may not be enough for a new breed of financial professional. (+) Has The Bull Market Returned for Bitcoin?In a twist of sorts, instead of bitcoin’s first chain-split hardfork sending […]

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5 August 2017

Headlines Bitcoin Soars to $3,200 in New All-Time High; Bitcoin Cash Drops to FourthThe price of bitcoin has exceeded its previous all-time high of $3,000, soaring to $3,200 for the first time. Figures from Coinbase show the market started moving around 03:00 a.m. when bitcoin’s price climbed above $2,900. At 10:30 a.m., bitcoin recorded a […]

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4 August 2017

Headlines IOTA Foundation Enters Historic Partnership with Refugee NonprofitThe IOTA Foundation, continuing to prove its forethought in establishing partnerships, is announcing a collaboration with nonprofit organization Refunite. This partnership, the first of its kind for IOTA and Refunite, marks a significant step forward in using distributed ledger technology for social good. Standing United Refunite is […]

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3 August 2017

Headlines How ICObazaar Is Streamlining the Initial Coin Offering ExperienceInitial Coin Offerings (ICOs) are taking financial markets by storm. In 2017 alone, ICOs have helped developers raise more than $1 billion in funding and enabled the public to invest in digital tokens at the ground floor for the potential to reap huge profits down the […]

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2 August 2017

Headlines Bitfinex Is Issuing Another Token – and a New Ethereum Exchange to Go With ItDigital currency exchange Bitfinex has revealed that it will be launching a new trading platform for ethereum-based tokens. Why a Bitcoin Fork Is Not a ‘Stock Split’Comparing a blockchain fork to a stock split? It might seem like a nice […]

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1 August 2017

Headlines Hong Kong Stock Exchange to Launch Blockchain-Powered Market in 2018The Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) is planning to launch a blockchain-powered private market aimed at helping smaller firms obtain financing. Study Reveals 6 out of 10 Major Corporations Are Looking into Blockchain Technology IntegrationAccording to a recent study published by analyst firm Juniper Research, […]

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