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Markets Update: Cryptocurrency Prices Continue to Accelerate

Markets Update: Cryptocurrency Prices Continue to Accelerate

Markets Update: Cryptocurrency Prices Continue to Show Accelerated GrowthDigital asset markets have been on a tear lately, gaining $68 billion in five days. Currently, there’s over $100 billion in global trade volumes and crypto bulls don’t seem to be letting up any time soon. Also Read: How to Find a Bitcoin Cash Meetup Near You The Cryptoconomy Captures $368 Billion Cryptocurrency markets have […]

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How to Cold Store Your Cryptocurrency for Safekeeping

How to Cold Store Your Cryptocurrency for Safekeeping

If you’re new to the crypto scene you might have heard about people moving their assets into cold storage or cold wallets but were unsure exactly what this entails. Simply put, it means storing your crypto offline to reduce access to hackers. Here’s how you can easily freeze your coins for safekeeping. Also Read: How […]

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PR: New FATF Rules See VASP Industry Convene for V20 Summit

PR: New FATF Rules See VASP Industry Convene for V20 Summit

New FATF Rules See VASP Industry Convene for V20 SummitAs the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) prepares to roll out a new set of rules to increase reporting requirements on cryptocurrency transactions at the G20 Leaders’ Summit this month, a collective of international industry associations have led an initiative to convene Virtual Assets Service Providers (VASPs) for the first-ever V20 Summit, to be held as a concurrent event to the G20 on June 28-29 in Osaka, Japan.

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Ledgerx Approved to Offer Regulated Bitcoin Derivatives to Retail Investors

Ledgerx Approved to Offer Regulated Bitcoin Derivatives to Retail Investors

Ledgerx Approved to Offer Regulated Bitcoin Derivatives to Retail InvestorsThe U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission has approved Ledgerx to offer physically-settled bitcoin spot and derivatives trading, previously available only to institutional investors, to retail investors of any size. Ledgerx explained that its new platform will share the same order book as the current institutional offering so plenty of liquidity is expected from day one. […]

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Iranian Energy Grid Blames 7% Consumption Increase on Bitcoin Miners

Iranian Energy Grid Blames 7% Consumption Increase on Bitcoin Miners

Mostafa Rajabi Mashhad, the spokesperson for Tavanir, an Iranian state-operated grid entity, has explained that electrical consumption has spiked by 7% in comparison to the previous year. Rajabi blames illegal cryptocurrency mining operations for the country’s increased electrical consumption and has warned that illicit mining facilities will be cut off from the grid. Also Read: […]

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The Guns N’ Bitcoin Scorpion Case Holds Your Shooter and Your Satoshis

The Guns N’ Bitcoin Scorpion Case Holds Your Shooter and Your Satoshis

The Guns N’ Bitcoin Scorpion Case Holds Your Pistol and Digital AssetsDigital assets have become very valuable over the last few years, spawning a string of devices that protect cryptocurrencies from malware and mishandling. Now there’s a company called Guns N’ Bitcoin that offers a durable case called the Scorpion that holds not only a hardware wallet, but also three types of full to compact pistols […]

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Chainalysis Whistleblower Shares Company Secrets in Explosive AMA

Chainalysis Whistleblower Shares Company Secrets in Explosive AMA

Chainalysis Whistleblower Shares Company Secrets in Explosive AMAA current or former Chainalysis employee has gone rogue and conducted an AMA on r/Bitcoin in which he disclosed sensitive information about the company’s blockchain forensics capabilities. The whistleblower then appears to have had a change of heart and deleted all their comments. Thankfully, the internet never forgets. The comments remain archived on Removeddit.com and […]

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Buy Airline Vouchers With BCH From Flightgiftcard

Buy Airline Vouchers With BCH From Flightgiftcard

You Can Buy Airline Vouchers With BCH From FlightgiftcardIt’s the season of travel and if you want to surprise someone with a trip, you can now do it using cryptocurrencies like bitcoin cash (BCH). Flightgiftcard.com is a Dutch website that allows you to order airline vouchers and send them to your friends and family with a personal message. Also read: BCH Can Be […]

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Tony Hawk Foundation Added to Bitpay’s 100 Crypto Supporting Nonprofits

Tony Hawk Foundation Added to Bitpay’s 100 Crypto Supporting Nonprofits

Tony Hawk Foundation Added to Bitpay's 100 Crypto Supporting NonprofitsOn June 24, well known nonprofit the Tony Hawk Foundation revealed it is now accepting cryptocurrencies for donations through Bitpay. The foundation founded by the pro skater Tony Hawk has funded 623 skatepark projects and now people can donate with BCH and BTC. With the latest collaboration, Bitpay now services over 100 nonprofit organizations processing […]

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Updated Crypto Guidelines From FATF Has Far-Reaching Implications

Updated Crypto Guidelines From FATF Has Far-Reaching Implications

Enforcement of Updated Crypto Guidelines From FATF Has Far-Reaching ImplicationsThe FATF (Financial Action Task Force) has revealed updated guidelines that would require cryptocurrency and digital asset exchanges—and potentially independent business owners and crypto holders—to share sensitive customer information as VASPs (Virtual Asset Service Providers), compromising user privacy and restricting crypto market access. Also read: BCH Development Fund Doubles Its Goal After a Successful Month […]

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48 Cryptocurrency Exchanges Now Approved in the Philippines

48 Cryptocurrency Exchanges Now Approved in the Philippines

48 Cryptocurrency Exchanges Now Approved in the PhilippinesThe number of approved cryptocurrency exchanges has been growing in the Philippines. In addition to 11 operators registered by the central bank, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, there are 37 other crypto exchange operators licensed by the government-owned Cagayan Economic Zone Authority. Also read: FATF Releases Global Standards for Crypto Assets 11 Crypto Exchanges Registered […]

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Bitcoin Cash Shows Phenomenal Growth in the First Two Quarters of 2019

Bitcoin Cash Shows Phenomenal Growth in the First Two Quarters of 2019

Bitcoin Cash Shows Phenomenal Growth Over the Last Two Quarters of 2019The second quarter of 2019 is coming to an end and the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network and markets have had an extraordinary year so far. BCH prices touched a high of $522 per coin on Sunday and at the current price of $470 per coin on June 24 BCH is up by a whopping 213%. […]

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How to Find a Bitcoin Cash Meetup Near You

How to Find a Bitcoin Cash Meetup Near You

Cryptocurrency community meetups are a great way to learn about merchant adoption in your local area, talk to like-minded people and just have some fun. Here’s how you can easily find a Bitcoin Cash (BCH) meetup near you. Also Read: Chess.com Lets You Pay for Membership With Bitcoin Cash Local Bitcoin Cash Meetups Available All […]

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BCH Development Fund Doubles Its Goal After a Successful Month

BCH Development Fund Doubles Its Goal After a Successful Month

After a Successful Month, BCH Development Fund Doubles Funding GoalIn May, a group of Bitcoin Cash (BCH) supporting businesses and individuals launched a fundraiser to support BCH development. Since then the fundraiser has received massive support and so the organizers have decided to double the goal to 1600 BCH by August 1, 2019. Moreover, other projects have been added to the Bitcoin.com/fundraise page in […]

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In This Week’s Video Update: BCH Dev Fund Exceeds Target, Bitcoin.com Reveals Rebrand

In This Week’s Video Update: BCH Dev Fund Exceeds Target, Bitcoin.com Reveals Rebrand

In This Week’s Video Update, BCH Dev Fund Exceeds Fundraising Goal, Bitcoin.com Reveals RebrandThe Bitcoin Cash Developer Fund has reached its 800 BCH goal in less than a month since the start of the community-driven fundraising campaign. You’ll find more details on how to support the initiative in the weekly update from Bitcoin.com. Check out the video for other interesting news from the Bitcoin Cash space. Also read: […]

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New Betting Game Allows People to Wager on BTC’s Next Block Fee

New Betting Game Allows People to Wager on BTC’s Next Block Fee

New Betting Game Allows People to Wager on BTC's Next Block FeeBitcoin core (BTC) prices have been rising sharply over the last few weeks and people have also noticed BTC transaction fees have spiked as well. Now there’s a new gaming site called Guess Bitcoinfees allowing people to bet on the 24-hour average transaction fee for the next day and the site pays out jackpots in […]

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Chess.com Lets You Pay for Membership With Bitcoin Cash

Chess.com Lets You Pay for Membership With Bitcoin Cash

Chess.com Lets You Pay for Memberships With Bitcoin CashPlaying chess online is a great way to sharpen your mind and to compete against players of a similar ability level. For cryptocurrency owners, Chess.com is the ideal platform for this purpose, for it lets you pay for membership with bitcoin cash. Also Read: Peaceful Warrior Lets You Buy Jewelry With Bitcoin Cash Chess.com Now […]

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BCH Can Be the Global Coin for Daily Spending, Says Italian Crypto Executive

BCH Can Be the Global Coin for Daily Spending, Says Italian Crypto Executive

BCH Can Be the Global Coin for Daily Spending, Says Italian Crypto ExecutiveItaly has had its share of economic problems in the past decade and a growing number of its citizens blame the euro for their country’s misfortunes. Italians, many of whom still prefer to use cash, are now turning their attention to cryptocurrencies such as BCH. Federico Pecoraro, the CEO of Chainblock, one of the first […]

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7 Darknet Markets Where Your Cryptocurrency Is Welcome

7 Darknet Markets Where Your Cryptocurrency Is Welcome

7 Darknet Markets Where Your Cryptocurrency Is WelcomeWhether you’re a Store of Value advocate or a Medium of Exchange purveyor, every bitcoiner ought to spend a little crypto from time to time. Consider it as paying it forward, spreading the love, fostering adoption or simply treating yourself. And where better to send your spare satoshis than the darknet, where a man or […]

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North Queensland’s Bitcoin Cash City Is Hosting a BCH-Focused Conference

North Queensland’s Bitcoin Cash City Is Hosting a BCH-Focused Conference

North Queensland's Bitcoin Cash City Is Hosting a Two Day BCH-Centric EventA BCH-centric two day event is coming to North Queensland Australia, dubbed the Bitcoin Cash City conference, on Sep. 4-5, 2019. The massive Australian state has a densely populated region of around 78 BCH accepting merchants and a large number of bitcoin cash supporters residing in the area. The Bitcoin Cash City event will host […]

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Mydigitaldiscount.com Will Sell You Home Automation Gadgets for Bitcoin

Mydigitaldiscount.com Will Sell You Home Automation Gadgets for Bitcoin

Mydigitaldiscount.com Will Sell You Home Automation Gadgets for BitcoinThe range of products and services you can pay for with digital coins is constantly expanding. Cryptocurrencies, which are considered to be the future of money, can now be used to purchase items that will change our lives in the future. An online retailer in the U.S. called My Digital Discount sells home automation gadgets […]

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FATF Releases Global Standards for Crypto Assets

FATF Releases Global Standards for Crypto Assets

FATF Releases Global Standards for Crypto AssetsThe Financial Action Task Force adopted its new rules on crypto assets and published its updated Guidance on Virtual Assets and Virtual Asset Service Providers Friday. Under these new measures, crypto service providers will be required to implement the same requirements as traditional financial institutions. Also read: Indian Cryptocurrency Regulation Is Ready, Official Confirms FATF’s […]

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More than One Year Later, BTC Price Skyrockets Past $10K

More than One Year Later, BTC Price Skyrockets Past $10K

Over a Year Later BTC Price Skyrockets Past $10KOn June 21, the price of bitcoin core (BTC) crossed the $10,000 mark for the first time since March 08, 2018. At the moment BTC has a $180 billion dollar market capitalization as the cryptocurrency gathered more than 166% over the last six months. Also read: These Are 2019’s Biggest Cryptocurrency Winners and Losers so […]

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Kleiman Attorney: ‘Craig Wright Hasn’t Complied With the Order to List His Bitcoin’

Kleiman Attorney: ‘Craig Wright Hasn’t Complied With the Order to List His Bitcoin’

Kleiman Attorney: 'Craig Wright Hasn’t Complied With the Order to List His Bitcoin'A court filing has surfaced in the ongoing Kleiman v. Wright lawsuit that gives details concerning the existence of the alleged Tulip Trust and another trust known as the Tulip Trust II. The filing of Craig Wright’s declaration dated May 8, 2019 is partially redacted but gives a description of the ostensible trusts of bitcoin […]

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Markets Update: Digital Currency Economy Surpasses $300 Billion

Markets Update: Digital Currency Economy Surpasses $300 Billion

Digital currency prices have spiked considerably in the last 24 hours and bitcoin core (BTC) stopped short about $70 in an attempt to cross the $10K price zone. Most cryptocurrencies are up between 2-8% on Friday, June 21 and the entire cryptoconomy surpassed $300 billion. Also read: These Are 2019’s Biggest Cryptocurrency Winners and Losers […]

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Riddell Travel Will Help You Arrange Your African Tour With BCH

Riddell Travel Will Help You Arrange Your African Tour With BCH

Riddell Travel Will Help You Arrange Your African Tour With BCHTraveling is getting easier with the wider spread of cryptocurrencies. They can often prove more convenient than fiat money in cross-border payments, transfers and transactions. If you plan to visit the African continent, you can now use the services of a travel agency called Riddell Travel that’s willing to accept bitcoin cash for its services. […]

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