Chinese Ban On ICOs Isn’t End of Fintech, Blockchain Development

Various industry pundits believe China’s latest move in banning ICO’s does not necessarily mean the end for FinTech companies involved in Blockchain and cryptocurrency ventures.   According to a report by CNBC, China’s ban on ICOs may stop many Bitcoin-related crimes and scams and improve the market in the long run. However, the move will … Read moreChinese Ban On ICOs Isn’t End of Fintech, Blockchain Development

India’s Multi-Currency Exchange Will List Bitcoin Cash in Two Weeks

Emerging Markets This week, the relatively new India-based cryptocurrency exchange, Koinex, announced the listing of bitcoin cash (BCH) paired with the Indian rupee (INR). Also read: Bitcoin Cash Gains More Infrastructure In the Midst of Segwit2x Drama Koinex Introduces an Altcoin Trading Platform for India Koinex introduces India’s first altcoin exchange. A new … Read moreIndia’s Multi-Currency Exchange Will List Bitcoin Cash in Two Weeks

$50,000+ Bitcoin Could Happen if This Isn’t a Bubble But an S-Curve

Countless experts and pundits, including Chase CEO Jamie Dimon, have proclaimed that Bitcoin is in a massive bubble right now, and it certainly could be. Yet these “experts” fail to consider one possibility that some in the Bitcoin community are beginning to suspect: mass adoption may be imminent. Permanently high plateau First, let’s get something … Read more$50,000+ Bitcoin Could Happen if This Isn’t a Bubble But an S-Curve

Market Analysis Report (28 Sep 2017)

Korea Starts On-Site Inspections of Bitcoin Exchanges South Korea’s Ministry of Science and Korea Communications Commission announced that they will conduct on-site inspections of cryptocurrency service providers including Bitcoin exchanges. They will focus on the cybersecurity of these providers and their compliance with privacy laws. Zdnet Korea elaborated: “The Korea Communications Commission (KCC) plans to conduct … Read moreMarket Analysis Report (28 Sep 2017)

Blockchain Powers Shift To Decentralization In Media

Strict editorial control may have its benefits, but it is rarely unbiased. Audiences that face a flow of slanted information from a centralized outlet are not likely to get a full picture of a story. This state of affairs is widely criticized as a threat to true freedom of speech, especially in authoritarian nations where … Read moreBlockchain Powers Shift To Decentralization In Media

Breadwallet Becomes Bread, Updates iOS Aesthetics and Adds New Features

Featured Breadwallet just announced they changed their name to Bread. They also redesigned their wallet interface and added new features. They are releasing the first iteration for iOS. Their press release states they changed their name to represent a decentralized financial institution.  Also read: Singapore-Based Bitcoin Startups Deal With Bank Account Closures Their … Read moreBreadwallet Becomes Bread, Updates iOS Aesthetics and Adds New Features

Market Analysis Report (27 Sep 2017)

Market Update The crypto markets continued to climb yesterday, with the vast majority of top 100 cryptocurrencies showing moderate gains. The Bitcoin price rose close to the $4,000 mark, while the Ethereum price rose beyond $290. The Bitcoin price led the advance with a 4% increase. After falling close to $3,500 a few days ago, Bitcoin is once again … Read moreMarket Analysis Report (27 Sep 2017)

Localbitcoins Compensates Users by Selling Bitcoin Cash for BTC

News Over the past few weeks, many Bitcoin Cash (BCH) supporters wondered when the peer-to-peer trading platform Localbitcoins would release BCH funds to users who left bitcoin on the exchange before the August 1 split. On September 25 the organization revealed it sold the BCH funds and will be compensating users in … Read moreLocalbitcoins Compensates Users by Selling Bitcoin Cash for BTC