DX.Exchange Continues to Upgrade its Platform a Week After Launch

Right after the highly anticipated DX.Exchange was launched on the 7th of January, its Co-Founder and CEO, Daniel Stowronski, announced via twitter that the exchange would be fully operational in about one or two weeks. He added that the exchange would go through a ‘soft launch’ process that would ensure all trading pairs and deposits … Continue reading DX.Exchange Continues to Upgrade its Platform a Week After Launch

Ripple (XRP) Price Could Soon Rally Versus Bitcoin (BTC)

Ripple price has formed a major support near 0.0000900BTC against bitcoin. XRP is likely preparing for an upside break above 0.0000920BTC and 0.0000950BTC in the near term. Key Talking Points Ripple price is forming a crucial support base near the 0.0000900BTC level against bitcoin. XRP/BTC may soon surpass a significant bearish trend line with resistance … Continue reading Ripple (XRP) Price Could Soon Rally Versus Bitcoin (BTC)

Former Olympic Wrestler Ben Askren Promotes Litecoin (LTC) Ahead of UFC 235

Cryptocurrency, Litecoin (LTC)–As the crypto markets struggle to retain the price gains which characterized the start of 2019, Litecoin has seen a small boost in popularity thanks to the efforts of a MMA promotion and its fighters. While most investors could think of more apparent avenues for crypto advertisement, it appears the Litecoin Foundation has … Continue reading Former Olympic Wrestler Ben Askren Promotes Litecoin (LTC) Ahead of UFC 235

2019 Bitcoin Prediction: DCG Exec Expects Wall Street Crypto Foray

Business Insider recently sat down with Travis Scher, who heads Digital Currency Group’s investment branch, which has made investments into Coinbase, Circle, Ledger, and other preeminent blockchain startups, to talk about his Bitcoin industry predictions for 2019. Among other things, Scher revealed that he expects for Wall Street and institutions to foray into crypto in the … Continue reading 2019 Bitcoin Prediction: DCG Exec Expects Wall Street Crypto Foray

Bitcoin Too Risky? US Lottery Ticket Sales Exceed Entire BTC Market Cap

Every year, US citizens spend north of $70 billion on state lottery tickets. That’s almost $8 billion more than the entire market cap of Bitcoin. And more than half of the entire crypto market as a whole. US Citizens Spend Billions on Lottery Tickets Comparison is a great way of putting things in context. Lose … Continue reading Bitcoin Too Risky? US Lottery Ticket Sales Exceed Entire BTC Market Cap

Satoshi’s Vision ‘Not a New VISA’ But An Alternative to Banks, Says Dan Held

Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto wanted it to be an “alternative to banks,” not a “new VISA,” cryptocurrency veteran and former Blockchain executive Dan Held has said. What’s In A ‘Vision’? In a series of tweets January 14, Held became the latest well-known figure to take issue with pundits who claim Bitcoin’s intended purpose is primarily … Continue reading Satoshi’s Vision ‘Not a New VISA’ But An Alternative to Banks, Says Dan Held

You Can Now Buy Tokenized Apple Shares With Bitcoin and Ethereum

A Belarus-based startup has launched a tokenized securities trading platform enabling investors to buy into traditional markets with bitcoin and ethereum. Tokenized Securities Blockchain tech company Currency.com has announced the launch of its trading platform for tokenized securities. The Belarus-based platform is intended to enable investors to trade and invest in common financial instruments such … Continue reading You Can Now Buy Tokenized Apple Shares With Bitcoin and Ethereum

Bitfury Brings Lightning Network Payments to the First Bitcoin Exchange

Bitfury’s Lightning Peach team has just announced the implementation of Lightning Network payments on cryptocurrency exchange BTCBIT. This is the result of an ongoing collaboration between the two companies. Fast (And Cheap) As Lightning Lightning Network is a second-layer protocol, utilizing a large network of open two-party channels, to enable multiple payments, without the need … Continue reading Bitfury Brings Lightning Network Payments to the First Bitcoin Exchange

The Marshall Islands is Getting Serious About Its SOV Cryptocurrency

A usual reaction when looking for innovation centers is to turn to Silicon Valley, Tokyo, or New York. Yet, when it comes to cryptocurrency adoption, time and again, we’re seeing the smaller countries pick up the torch. Next in line after Malta, Gibraltar, Lichtenstein, and Switzerland is the Republic of the Marshall Islands, developing their … Continue reading The Marshall Islands is Getting Serious About Its SOV Cryptocurrency

Cryptopia Exchange Hacked: ‘Significant’ Losses Reported

Cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia has been hacked. The team confirmed the security breach, outlining that the losses are ‘significant.’ ‘Significant Losses’ New Zealand-based cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia has suffered a security breach and is going through unscheduled maintenance. The announcement was just posted on the exchange’s official twitter page, outlining that the losses have been significant. We … Continue reading Cryptopia Exchange Hacked: ‘Significant’ Losses Reported