Toyota Adds Transparency to Ad Buying Using DLT in $15 Billion US Market

Toyota Adds Transparency to Ad Buying Using DLT in $15 Billion US Market

Japanese car manufacturing giant Toyota has partnered with a blockchain advertising analytics firm in order to cut down on fraud when buying digital ads. The company, Lucidity offers Toyota an enhanced solution that helps it to control its advertising campaigns, cut back on wasted spending and offer more transparency in a US market currently estimated to […]

BitcoinNews.com Daily Podcast 16th October 2018

Daily Podcast: The New Free and Convenient Way to Listen to the Latest Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News

Listen to the 16 October 2018 BitcoinNews.com Daily Podcast below. [su_audio url=”https://anchor.fm/s/58aba88/podcast/play/1554772/https%3A%2F%2Fd3ctxlq1ktw2nl.cloudfront.net%2Fproduction%2F2018-9-17%2F5207976-44100-2-f54a984570b3f.mp3″] On this edition of the BitcoinNews.com Daily Podcast, we discuss how Bitfinex has implemented a distributed banking solution for fiat deposits, and how other stablecoins have risen above parity with the USD due to Tether falling below parity. Learn about the Coinbase Effect, which […]

Alumni College Donations in Crypto Have Their Own Problems

Alumni College Donations in Crypto Have Their Own Problems

Colleges and Universities around the world have experienced an increase in the amount of alumni donations being made in cryptocurrency. Most, if not all, donations appear to be made by alumni wanting to share their good fortune in their digital currency investments. Last year was a fantastic year for crypto, as investors either seasoned or […]

Gemini Dollar, TrueUSD, USDC, and PAX Surge Above Parity With USD as USDT Struggles

Gemini Dollar, TrueUSD, USDC, and PAX Surge Above Parity With USD as USDT Struggles

Tether (USDT), the #1 stablecoin with a market cap in excess of USD 2 billion, has been struggling recently due to banking problems at Bitfinex, and its price has dropped below parity with the USD. Simultaneously other stablecoins including the Gemini Dollar (USDG), True USD (TUSD), USD//Coin (USDC), and Paxos Standard Token (PAX) have surged […]

First Bitcoin ATM Appears in India Despite Central Bank Crackdown

First Bitcoin ATM Appears in India Despite Central Bank Crackdown

Despite the central bank’s crackdown on cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin in India, the country’s first Bitcoin ATM has been established in Bengaluru’s Kemp Fort Mall. The ATM is for the exclusive use of local crypto exchange Unocoin’s clients, allowing users to deposit cash or withdraw money for future use on Unocoin’s website or smart device application. The machines […]

BitcoinNews.com Daily Podcast 15th October 2018

BitcoinNews.com Daily Podcast, 1st October 2018

Listen to the 15 October 2018 BitcoinNews.com Daily Podcast below. [su_audio url=”https://anchor.fm/s/58aba88/podcast/play/1547694/https%3A%2F%2Fd3ctxlq1ktw2nl.cloudfront.net%2Fproduction%2F2018-9-16%2F5187424-44100-2-843787535afcc.mp3″] On this edition of the BitcoinNews.com Daily Podcast, we discuss the Great Firewall of China which slows down the entire Bitcoin network, and a new country formed in Syria which is considering using Bitcoin and blockchain. Learn about how whales stabilize the Bitcoin market. […]

Former Top US Commodities Regulator Says ICOs Should Be Treated Like Securities

Former Top US Commodities Regulator Says ICOs Should Be Treated Like Securities

A former chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has said that Initial Coin Offerings and their tokens should be treated as securities, according to a Bloomberg report. While the debate on whether or not cryptocurrencies should be treated as securities has been going on for a while in the US, the regulators are […]

Coinbase Secures Ireland Office as Brexit Safety Net

Coinbase Secures Ireland Office as Brexit Safety Net

On Monday, major cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase announced the opening of a new office in Ireland’s capital of Dublin. The move is said to prevent any risks to the company associated with the UK leaving the European Union (EU). With the UK scheduled to break off from the EU and possibly its entire regulatory framework, Coinbase […]