Category: Adoption

Verge Pornhub Partnership

The Verge & Pornhub “Partnership”: Implications for XVG and Crypto

It has been all the talk throughout the week. The long awaited Verge (XVG) partnership was announced and revealed to be none other than Pornhub. This announcement had a fair amount of mixed reactions. There were some who viewed this...

/ April 20, 2018

Big Players are Moving into Blockchain – Here Are 13 Examples

Blockchain Technology has been the talk of the town lately. Denoting a decentralized, tamper-resistant digital ledger, it is at the core of the cryptocurrency ecosystem. The characteristics of this tech, though, allow for alternative applications in various domains, including the...

/ April 16, 2018
Bitcoin Misconceptions

The Top Five Things Bitcoin Opponents Just Don’t Get

Bitcoin & Co.’s prices are still on a roller coaster ride. Bitcoin, the flagship of all cryptocurrencies, recently fell below $6,000. Now it’s over $7,000 again. Recent causes of turbulence were a possible crypto ban in India and the ordered...

/ March 18, 2018
Liberland Bitcoin Utopia

Liberland – Your Bitcoin Friendly Libertarian Micronation

Have you ever dreamed of living in a libertarian paradise? How about one with lots of sandy beaches? What if one of the primary currencies of this potential paradise is bitcoin? That’s the dream behind Liberland, a micronation that was...

/ February 23, 2018
eBay Signs with BitPay Partner Adyen

eBay Signs with BitPay Partner Adyen – Bitcoin Payments Coming Soon?

For the past few months, rumors have been swirling around that eBay is going to start accepting cryptocurrency payments. While nothing solid has come out yet, news of a major deal with payment Dutch provider Adyen could soon change that....

/ February 11, 2018
Litecoin overtaking Bitcoin Darkweb

On The Dark Web, Litecoin is Gaining Ground on Bitcoin for Payments

Bitcoin has been the cryptocurrency of choice on darknet markets since its inception. However, the increased fees and slow transaction times are forcing darknet users to consider other coins. Indeed, Bitcoin has become too mainstream for criminals as the extent...

/ February 8, 2018
LianLian Partners with Ripple

Large Chinese Payment Network Partners with Ripple: More to Come?

The fourth largest payment processor in China, LianLian has announced that they will officially be partnering with Ripple in order to make use of the company’s blockchain technology for cross border payments. The hope is that RippleNet, as the technology...

/ February 7, 2018
Litepay Litecoin Payment Processor

Litecoin to Get Own Payment Processor This February – Litepay

Litecoin, the ever popular altcoin that frequently boasts fast transaction times and low fees is about to get its own payment provider. The of the soon to be payment provider is Litepay. It may even get its own set of...

/ February 7, 2018
Robinhood Enters Crypto

Robinhood Announces Fee-Less Crypto Trading, Buzz Grows

Robinhood is an already popular mobile trading app that lets users trade stocks, with no trading fees, right from the comfort of their smartphone. Now, Robinhood wants in on the Bitcoin Boom. That’s because on January 25th, Robinhood announced they’d...

/ January 26, 2018

Could Alibaba be Launching a Cryptocurrency Mining Giant?

Alibaba is indeed in a league of its own. The Ecommerce giant has completely reshaped the online marketplace in China and has now set its sights on a more ambitious takeover. According to a few unconfirmed reports, the company could...

/ January 17, 2018