Blockchain Regulation? Austria Ain’t Got Time for That

Blockchain Regulation_ Austria Ain't Got Time for That

Cointelegraph auf Deutsch has reported that Margarete Schramboeck, Minister for Digital and Economic Affairs in Austria, has dismissed the need to regulate blockchain. The ex CEO of A1 Telekon Austria made this statement during a panel discussion on the government’s role in the blockchain industry as part of the ANON Blockchain Summit. On the topic […]

Pakistan Central Bank Eyes Digital Currency Launch by 2025

Pakistan Central Bank Eyes Digital Currency Launch by 2025

Pakistan’s central bank, the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), has revealed plans of launching a digital currency by 2025. According to a report from a local newspaper on Tuesday, the deputy governor of SBP, Jameel Ahmad, explained how the central bank is working on plans to introduce Pakistan’s own digital currency concept in a bid […]

Hamas Bid for Bitcoin Donations Struggles to Get Off Ground

Hamas Bid for Bitcoin Donations Struggles to Get Off Ground

The fundamentalist Palestinian organization Hamas is to continue its call for cryptocurrency donations which has only resulted in a meager few thousand dollars since its call for funding two months ago. Hamas, the de-facto ruling authority of the Gaza Strip in Palestine, is regarded by several countries, including the US and the EU, as a […]

Tone Vays: Misinformation Still Bitcoin’s Biggest Threat

Tone Vays_ Misinformation Still Bitcoin's Biggest Threat

Crypto influence Tone Vays has said in an interview with CryptoGlobe that Bitcoin’s greatest threat was misinformation, a view that he has held since 2014. He said this as part of a discussion on the threats to Bitcoin and the roll out of second-layer scalability upgrade Lightning Network. “In 2014, I wrote a blog post […]

Binance CEO Says Bitcoin FOMO is Back

Binance CEO Says Bitcoin FOMO is Back

As Bitcoin enjoys a surge in the market +15.8 in the last 24 hours, the CEO of popular cryptocurrency exchange Binance has said the long-awaited Bitcoin FOMO is back. The same ‘fear of missing out’ is said to have played a major role in Bitcoin’s 2017 price surge. CEO Changpeng Zhao has said he believes ”there is […]

BitcoinNews.com Bitcoin Market Analysis 2nd April 2019

Bitcoin Market Analysis 2nd April 2019

After a long and boring consolidation on the market, there was an unexpected surprise today. In previous analyzes, we paid a lot of attention to the price zone of $4,200-4,300. Since the market did not have enough volumes and the buyers behaved passively, the chance of breaking the price zone was rather small. However, after […]

PayPal Invests in Blockchain ID Startup

PayPal Invests in Blockchain ID Startup

US-based online payment company PayPal has invested in a blockchain start-up called Cambridge Blockchain which specializes in online identification technology. In what appears to be PayPal‘s first venture into blockchain investment, the third-party payment facilitator has entered into a Series A funding round held by Cambridge Blockchain. By May 2018 the funding round had collected […]

The Environmental Debate is Here to Stay: Bitcoin Miners Explore Greener Options

The Environmental Debate is Here to Stay_ Bitcoin Miners Explore Greener Options

The power-hungry Bitcoin debate is back on again after the release of the latest research conducted by economist Alex De Vries; the last of which stirred the crypto community into a frenzy in late 2017. One year on, the cryptocurrency ecosystem in all of its forms has developed a far thicker skin. The argument To […]

Switzerland’s Top Stock Exchange Lists XRP Exchange-Traded Product

Switzerland's No. 1 Stock Exchange Lists XRP Exchange Traded Product

Switzerland’s top stock exchange SIX today announced it would list a Ripple (XRP) exchange-traded product (ETP) as of 4 April. The cryptocurrency derivative development company Amun is behind the product dubbed AXRP and claims it to be the only one of its kind on the market. Both AXRP’s fund and trading currency will be USD. CEO and co-founder of […]