Day: September 26, 2019

Medici Bank Launches Private Beta Testing in October: Report

Medici Bank Launches Private Beta Testing in October: Report

Puerto Rico-based Medici Bank, founded by a direct descendant of the Italian Medici dynasty, launches private beta testing in October. Puerto Rico-b ...
Potential Bull Signal on Bitcoin Price Chart Hints at Coming Rebound

Potential Bull Signal on Bitcoin Price Chart Hints at Coming Rebound

Bitcoin price is once again falling, and already there are extremely bearish price targets ranging from former bear market support at $6,000, to under ...
Altcoins Continue to Tumble, With Top-20 Showing a Sea of Red

Altcoins Continue to Tumble, With Top-20 Showing a Sea of Red

Altcoins are still reeling from Tuesday’s painful correction, which saw double-digit losses, and today continue to tumble. Thursday, Sept. 26 &mdash ...
Venezuelan Central Bank is Considering Holding Bitcoin and Ether

Venezuelan Central Bank is Considering Holding Bitcoin and Ether

Venezuela’s central bank is exploring the possibilities of holding Bitcoin (BTC) and Ether (ETH) in its coffers, according to anonymous sources who re ...
Is Venezuela’s Bitcoin Stash Really So Bullish for BTC?

Is Venezuela’s Bitcoin Stash Really So Bullish for BTC?

Earlier today, news broke that the central bank of Venezula is in tests to see whether it would be advantageous for the institution to hold cryptocurr ...
StrongSalt Raises $3M in Seed Round to Develop Encryption Platform-as-a-Service

StrongSalt Raises $3M in Seed Round to Develop Encryption Platform-as-a-Service

Advisory firm Valley Capital Partners has invested $3 million into encryption platform-as-a-service StrongSalt. Advisory firm Valley Capital Partner ...
Next Week Could Be Most Critical Week for Crypto Yet

Next Week Could Be Most Critical Week for Crypto Yet

Every moment in the highly volatile crypto market is an intense one. Prices can skyrocket, then evaporate completely just as fast. But the week ahead, ...
Bitcoin Outperforming 2016’s Recovery, Price Crash to $7,700 Not Bearish

Bitcoin Outperforming 2016’s Recovery, Price Crash to $7,700 Not Bearish

If you haven’t checked *insert your favorite Bitcoin (BTC) price tracker here* over the past few hours, you’re in for a fresh surprise.The cryptocurre ...
Bitcoin Price Fear & Greed Index Turns Blood Red Under 8K — Time to Buy?

Bitcoin Price Fear & Greed Index Turns Blood Red Under 8K — Time to Buy?

Bitcoin (BTC) price dropped out of the descending triangle, causing a level of extreme fear to spread throughout the entire crypto market.  Bitco ...
Ant Financial Partners with Monsanto Owner on Agricultural Blockchain

Ant Financial Partners with Monsanto Owner on Agricultural Blockchain

German big pharma and Monsanto’s owner Bayer partners with Alipay operator Ant Financial to develop a blockchain solution for the food and crop indu ...
Latin American Payment App Mercado Pago Can Be Topped-Up With Crypto

Latin American Payment App Mercado Pago Can Be Topped-Up With Crypto

The Atlanta-based blockchain payment provider Bitpay has announced the firm has partnered with Mercado Livre, one of the largest ecommerce providers i ...
Crypto Analyst: Under $5,000 Bitcoin Now A Possibility

Crypto Analyst: Under $5,000 Bitcoin Now A Possibility

After consolidating within a triangle formation for the last three months, Bitcoin price finally broke out of the trading range. However, to the surpr ...
10,000 Nodes Are Running BTC Lightning Network in New All-Time High

10,000 Nodes Are Running BTC Lightning Network in New All-Time High

The number of nodes running Bitcoin Lightning Network has reached 10,000 for the first time. The number of Bitcoin (BTC) Lightning Network (LN) node ...
Bitcoin Price Drop to $8,000 “Not a Bad Thing”; Here’s Why

Bitcoin Price Drop to $8,000 “Not a Bad Thing”; Here’s Why

Over the past few days, Bitcoin has been absolutely slammed by sellers. After the launch of Bakkt’s physical Bitcoin futures failed to move the crypto ...
Overstock’s VC Arm Puts $2M Into Blockchain-Based ID Systems Startup

Overstock’s VC Arm Puts $2M Into Blockchain-Based ID Systems Startup

Overstock’s venture capital arm Medici Ventures has made a $2 million investment into Salt Lake City-based Evernym, a startup that develops blockchain ...
Bitcoin Price Fails to Hold Recovery Signs to Drop Below $7.9K

Bitcoin Price Fails to Hold Recovery Signs to Drop Below $7.9K

Bitcoin dips below $7,900 after the coin touched four-month lows on Sept. 24. Thursday, Sept. 26 — Bitcoin (BTC) has dipped below $7,800 after ...
South Africa: The Next Frontier for Crypto Exchanges

South Africa: The Next Frontier for Crypto Exchanges

Africa is set to be the next battleground for major crypto asset exchanges, as the conditions on the continent are favorable for virtual currency, and ...
Bitcoin Price Breaks Below $8,000 Just Days After Triangle Breakdown

Bitcoin Price Breaks Below $8,000 Just Days After Triangle Breakdown

Bitcoin price is currently below $8,000 just days after breaking down from a multi-month triangle pattern where it was consolidating. With Bitcoin now ...
BTC and Quantitative Easing: What’s the Correlation to Crypto?

BTC and Quantitative Easing: What’s the Correlation to Crypto?

Is the Fed’s use of QE a growth catalyst for Bitcoin? Max Keiser tells Cointelegraph: “Bitcoin was introduced to battle zombie banks and QE.” In 201 ...
IVHIMPROM – Russia’s Oldest Chemical Producer With Leading Market Capitalization Launches Pilot Project With Credits Blockchain Platform

IVHIMPROM – Russia’s Oldest Chemical Producer With Leading Market Capitalization Launches Pilot Project With Credits Blockchain Platform

On September 20, theCredits blockchain platform project and one of the oldest Russian enterprises in the chemical industry, JSC IVHIMPROM, entered int ...
Latest Bitcoin Drop Proves SEC’s ETF Concerns: Chervinsky

Latest Bitcoin Drop Proves SEC’s ETF Concerns: Chervinsky

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is right about their decision to reject bitcoin exchange-traded funds, believes Jake Chervinsky of San ...
Telegram to Award Devs $400K in TON Blockchain Smart Contracts Contest

Telegram to Award Devs $400K in TON Blockchain Smart Contracts Contest

Telegram’s new contest includes three parts with a prize fund ranging from $200,000 to $400,000. Global messaging app Telegram announced a coding co ...
Only Reporting Part of Your Crypto Addresses? The IRS Needs to Know

Only Reporting Part of Your Crypto Addresses? The IRS Needs to Know

The United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS) commissions blockchain analysis services and can investigate crypto reports. Just a few months ago ...
More Troubles for Bitcoin as Trump Fuels Trade Hopes

More Troubles for Bitcoin as Trump Fuels Trade Hopes

Bitcoin was trading in the negative zone on Thursday as US President Donald Trump raised hopes for a potential trade deal with China. The benchmark cr ...
Unilever Says Its Blockchain Ad-Buying Pilot Saved the Company Money

Unilever Says Its Blockchain Ad-Buying Pilot Saved the Company Money

Using blockchain technology has helped consumer goods giant Unilever save money in ad reconciliation, said the firm’s executive vice-president for g ...
Bitcoin Price in Echo Bubble? Nope, BTC Still in Macro Bull Trend

Bitcoin Price in Echo Bubble? Nope, BTC Still in Macro Bull Trend

Bears are back. After a multi-month long consolidation period, Bitcoin (BTC) finally broke down earlier this week, quickly losing all semblance of a b ...
ABN AMRO in Money-Laundering Scandal After Calling Bitcoin ‘Risky’

ABN AMRO in Money-Laundering Scandal After Calling Bitcoin ‘Risky’

Having trumped up the risks of unregulated cryptocurrencies earlier this year, Dutch bank ABN AMRO finds itself in the midst of a major alleged mone ...
Ex-UBS Head Wants His Crypto Bank to Tap $220B Cryptocurrency Market

Ex-UBS Head Wants His Crypto Bank to Tap $220B Cryptocurrency Market

Director at Swiss crypto bank Sygnum and former CEO of the largest Swiss bank UBS sees an opportunity to tap the $220 billion cryptocurrency market. ...
The Number of Cryptocurrency Wallets Is Growing Exponentially

The Number of Cryptocurrency Wallets Is Growing Exponentially

Wallets are a necessity for cryptocurrency users and their creation is a strong indication of how fast the popularity of decentralized digital money g ...
Kik Founder: We’ll Fight SEC ‘Until We Don’t Have a Dollar Left’

Kik Founder: We’ll Fight SEC ‘Until We Don’t Have a Dollar Left’

The CEO and founder of Canadian social media and messaging app Kik has vowed to fight U.S. regulators over the future of the native Kin (KIN) cryptocu ...