COBINHOOD Launches Cryptocurrency/Fiat Trading Pairs

COBINHOOD, a zero-fee cryptocurrency exchange platform has launched a new feature that allows users to trade cryptocurrency/USD trading pairs. The move is in keeping with the platform’s aim to claim a much more significant stake in the emerging virtual currency exchange market. Cryptocurrency/Fiat Trading on Cobinhood Based on the new feature, users will be able … Continue reading COBINHOOD Launches Cryptocurrency/Fiat Trading Pairs

Lack of Bitcoin-Based ETFs Challenges Cryptocurrency Investment Markets

With the decision on whether a cryptocurrency-based exchange traded fund (ETF) will ever launch in the U.S still sitting firmly with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), experts continue to speculate on the market and its potential.  Managed investment funds based on cryptocurrencies may offer a less risky investment route for concerned investors, or a … Continue reading Lack of Bitcoin-Based ETFs Challenges Cryptocurrency Investment Markets

Russian Intelligence Officers Mined Bitcoin To Fund Attacks Against U.S. Democracy

The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) indicted 12 Russian intelligence officers for conspiring to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential elections. The indictment alleges these officers used Bitcoin to fund their hacking operations. Russian Intelligence Officers Used Bitcoin On July 14, 2018, the DoJ indicted 12 officers of the Russian intelligence agency, the Main Intelligence Directorate … Continue reading Russian Intelligence Officers Mined Bitcoin To Fund Attacks Against U.S. Democracy

Module Poised to Refashion the World of Mobile Device Storage

The era when smartphone users walked around with gigabytes of unused and underutilized storage space has come to an end. Module has developed a revolutionary blockchain-based technology that will allow individuals to lease their unused storage space for a variety of uses and be rewarded for it! Their talented group of Japanese programmers is developing … Continue reading Module Poised to Refashion the World of Mobile Device Storage

Spooky Economy

Happy Friday the 13th!! If you live and work in the United States and didn’t get a raise of 2.9% this year, you’re actually making less than you did last year. The CPI data released yesterday showed a rather nasty increase bringing the rate of inflation to just under 3%. Unfortunately for American workers, the average hourly … Continue reading Spooky Economy

New Power Rates for Cryptocurrency Miners in Upstate New York

The New York Public Service Commission (PSC) has approved new electricity rates for cryptocurrency miners in Upstate New York. Details of the New Rates In a press release issued by the New York PSC, high-density power consumers like cryptocurrency miners under the Massena Electric Department will pay new utility rates. The new rules approved by … Continue reading New Power Rates for Cryptocurrency Miners in Upstate New York

MLB Crypto Baseball Is Bringing Blockchain to America’s Pastime

A blockchain gaming company is set to release “MLB Crypto Baseball” after agreeing to a licensing deal with Major League Baseball. It is anticipated to be similar to the popular Ethereum-based CryptoKitties blockchain game. Major League Baseball, like many sports leagues across the world, is devoting a lot of resources towards staying technologically innovative. In … Continue reading MLB Crypto Baseball Is Bringing Blockchain to America’s Pastime

AmWager Becomes the First to Accept Bitcoin Deposits for Bets on Horses

In the latest example of the growing acceptance of cryptocurrencies in gambling, you can now use Bitcoin to bet on horses. AmWager.com, a website for watching and betting on live horse racing, has started accepting deposits in Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash. A First for AmWager.Com and American Live Horse Race Betting According to an announcement made … Continue reading AmWager Becomes the First to Accept Bitcoin Deposits for Bets on Horses

‘Be Vigilant’ – One Person Behind Lightning Network 220% Capacity Spike

Concern is mounting over Bitcoin’s Lightning Network after an advisor to pro-Bitcoin Cash website Bitcoin.com almost doubled its capacity this week. Bitcoin.com Advisor Doubles Lightning Capacity Andreas Brekken, owner of Shitcoin.com and an associate of Bitcoin.com owner Roger Ver, who has publicly criticized Lightning, currently controls a Lightning Network node with a capacity of 35.4 … Continue reading ‘Be Vigilant’ – One Person Behind Lightning Network 220% Capacity Spike