Ethereum Price and Congestion Woes

Ethereum Price and Congestion Woes: Putting It Into Perspective

The sky certainly isn’t falling by any stretch of the imagination, but the Ethereum community is digging in. The ETH price is hitting a mild, acute sag, congestion on the network is high, and fees are climbing. So what to...

/ December 6, 2017
Monero Skyrocketing

Privacy Coin Monero Surges After Teaming Up With A-List Musicians

At press time, premier privacy coin Monero (XMR) is hovering around new all-time price highs at $298.42 USD. The crypto’s now up an astonishing 38 percent from just 24 hours ago. Those of us who aren’t plugged into the Monero...

/ December 6, 2017
CBOE to Launch Bitcoin Futures

Leapfrogging CME, CBOE Announces Bitcoin Futures Release Date

Save the date in your trading calendars, Bitcoin futures are coming on the 10th of December at the CBOE. It is indeed quite a race amongst the exchanges as they try to launch their respective investment products. This will come...

/ December 5, 2017
UK Regulating Crypto

U.K. Regulating Crypto? Treasury Ministry Looking Closer Than Ever

Her Majesty’s Treasury plans to bring crypto use into the “day light,” as it were, by forcing cryptocurrency users to reveal their identities in the United Kingdom. Naturally, many will liken this development to a crackdown. But what’s really going...

/ December 5, 2017
Venezuela to Issue own Cryptocurrency

Venezuela to Create State Cryptocurrency – Will It Work?

Venezuelan President Nicholas Maduro has announced that his country will begin the creation of a new cryptocurrency, the Petro. This is in response to the hyperinflation and other financial woes that the country has been suffering from in recent months....

/ December 4, 2017
Dutch Columnist Calls Bitcoin Dangerous

Shocking Report Claims Bitocin is Dangerous and Undermines Central Banks

Over the weekend, a Dutch columnist caused quite a stir by telling their readers to sell their Bitcoin. She said this must be done because they were inherently dangerous and there was no financial institution to back it up. Despite...

/ December 4, 2017
Warning From Federal Reserve on Bitcoin

Warning From Federal Reserve on Possible Measures

The United States Federal reserve seems to think that Bitcoin could pose a risk to financial stability as more people attempt to invest in it. They have stated that they may get involved in crafting some measured to “protect investors”....

/ December 3, 2017
Ripple (XRP) Wallets

Ripple (XRP) Wallets: Walking You Through Your Options

It’s been a great year for the Ripple project, with announcements and developments galore. Accordingly, it’s not just enthusiasts within the crypto space that are starting to notice, as institutional and retail interest is penetrating into the XRP ecosystem like...

/ December 2, 2017
How Bitcoin Futures Work CME

An Overview of How Bitcoin Futures will Work at the CME

Friday was a big day for the eventual launch of Bitcoin futures on numerous exchanges. The CFTC has confirmed that the proposals for futures listingsby the CME group and CBOE had passed requirements for regulated trading. Futures contracts will allow...

/ December 2, 2017
Bitcoin Cash vs. Bcash

Bitcoin Cash vs. Bcash: The War of Names Continues in the Crypto Community

Bitcoin Cash supporter and owner Roger Ver got heated in a recent interview as the discussion turned to the moniker “Bcash.” The interview in question Ver and other “big-blockers” consider this moniker to be an insult, of course, as...

/ December 1, 2017