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World’s first cryptocurrency bank opened in Singapore

April 30th, 2018 at 3:22 pm » Comments Off

The co-Founder of Nuo, Varun Deshpande announced on twitter that they are opening a bank in Singapore. This is not just a normal bank but a virtual bank for cryptocurrencies. He also stated that they will open an ATM for virtual digital money as well. They are also introducing a new technology- Advanced Robotic Account […]



Bitcoin, Etherereum, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Ripple make up 70% of crypto market

April 26th, 2018 at 9:10 am » Comments Off

  Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Ripple dominate the cryptocurrency market, representing $241 billion or 70% of the total market cap. The entire cryptocurrency market cap is currently $343 billion, up from $10.5 billion in 2014. The aggregate market capitalization increased by more than 2,500% in 2017 alone. However, research conducted by Axa Investment […]



Mastercard will support cryptocurrencies – as long as they’re backed by governments

March 27th, 2018 at 10:27 am » Comments Off

It seems Mastercard is gradually softening its stance on cryptocurrency, after CEO Ajay Banga downplayed non-government mandated digital currencies as “junk” back in October last year. In a conversation with Financial Times, Ari Sarkar, Mastercard co-president for the Asia-Pacific region, said the company is open to explore cryptocurrencies created and backed by governments.



Technology meant to make Bitcoin money again just went live

March 27th, 2018 at 10:15 am » Comments Off

The Future of Bitcoin It’s going to be big … or, not. A version of the technology that’s meant to make cryptocurrency payments faster and cheaper went live Thursday.



Crypto exchanges are charging up to $1 million per ICO to list tokens: ‘It’s pure capitalism’

March 20th, 2018 at 7:58 am » Comments Off

Cryptocurrency exchanges are charging between $50,000 and $1 million to list initial coin offerings, according to a Business Insider investigation. “The exchanges are where the liquidity is — it’s where the money is — so that’s where the power is just at the moment,” Michael Jackson, a partner at venture capital firm Mangrove Partners, told […]



Cryptocurrency Will Replace National Currencies By 2030, According to This Futurist

March 3rd, 2018 at 11:23 am » Comments Off

The cryptocurrency market, which trades various digital-based coins, can look exciting, scary, and mysterious all at once to the casual observer. Its pioneer, Bitcoin, dramatically surged in value and steeply dropped (before picking back up) in recent months. ICOs (initial coin offerings for new cryptocurrencies), meanwhile, are emerging at a head-spinning rate.



Making a crypto utopia in Puerto Rico

February 21st, 2018 at 11:20 am » Comments Off

Brock Pierce inside the former Children’s Museum in Old San Juan, P.R., which he and his colleagues hope to make part of a crypto utopia where the money is virtual and the contracts are all public.



Before and after the nation state

February 7th, 2018 at 9:30 am » Comments Off

I’ve been thinking about the connections between the rise of Bitcoin and the unraveling of the EU (Brexit), Spain (Catalan), the Middle East and presumably more countries and regions to come (what Juan Enriquez calls “Untied States” in his book of that name).



Want to learn programming? This startup pays you cryptocurrency to study Python

January 16th, 2018 at 12:20 pm » Comments Off

Blockchain-based skills platform BitDegree has unconventional plans for connecting tech talent and recruiters.



Meet the newest cryptocurrency trend: privacy coins

January 3rd, 2018 at 11:06 am » Comments Off

Privacy and anonymity are all the rage, and these coins are benefiting big time.



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