Category Archives: Hot Updates

Gibraltar Football Team Gets Paid In Crypto

Gibraltar United will be one of the first sports teams to get paid in cryptocurrency in their next season. The owner of Gibraltar United, Pablo Dana, an investor in the digital currency Quantocoin announced a sponsored partnership and says all player contracts will include payment agreements in cryptocurrency by the next season. This is not the […]

Coinbase finally ready to list Ethereum Classic?

American cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase announced on June 11 that they would soon support Ethereum Classic (ETC) on their platform. Although an exact date had not been communicated, the price of Ethereum Classic jumped over 25 percent after the announcement. After more than a month of no news, people are waiting eagerly for more clarity around the listing. Will Ethereum […]

The TRON Foundation Acquires BitTorrent Inc.

BitTorrent Inc. the company behind µTorrent has confirmed its acquisition by the TRON foundation. In a blog post from yesterday, BitTorrent announced that they have been acquired by the TRON Foundation. BitTorrent has more than 100 million active users worldwide and has one of the top-rated apps on Google Play Store, including µTorrent Web and desktop […]

5K Predictions Chased Away By Bitcoin Bulls! Mother Of All Currency Soars to $8300!

Today, July 24, Bitcoin rallied from $7700 to $8300 within 12 hours. Bitcoin surpassed the major resistance level at $8,000, reaching $8,300 rather easily. A two-month high for Bitcoin, despite all the predictions that Bitcoin was going to fall back to the $5000 region. With that, after weeks of downturn, a bullish sentiment is now […]

Bitcoin price spikes! Bulls are getting ready!

Bitcoin has shot up in price by almost $300 today, seeing a rise of more than 4% and climbing back to the $6,600 level. With bitcoin going up, the overall cryptocurrency market is also seeing some good gains over the past two days. Most altcoins are up between 5-10% today alone. Bullish times ahead!  Today’s rise came […]

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak says Blockchain is a bubble

Steve Wozniak, Co-Founder of Apple Inc. says the buzz around Blockchain is similar to the excitement in the dotcom era. At the NEX technology conference in New York, Wozniak talked about the dotcom era: “It was a bubble, and I feel that way about blockchain.” At the same time, he says blockchain technology has potential but […]

Exchanges need to get their SH*T together

As reported by Altcoin Buzz this morning, South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb has suspended deposits and withdrawals after losing $30 million worth of cryptocurrencies as the result of an apparent hack. The THIRD hack for Bithumb in 12 months and yet another setback for the cryptocurrency space.  Bithumb currently ranks as the world’s sixth-largest and South Korea’s […]

Crypto ‘baller’ Brian Kelly: “Ethereum a better investment than Bitcoin”

This week, Brian Kelly, founder and CEO of digital currency-focused investment firm BKCM LLC, said at CNBC’s “Fast Money” that he believes Ethereum is a better investment than Bitcoin. Hosted by Melissa Lee and a roundtable of top traders, “Fast Money” is a financial program by CNBC, focusing on actionable news that matters most to […]

Ripple Donates $50 Million to Boost Blockchain and Crypto Adoption

Today Ripple announced on their website a partnership called ‘the University Blockchain Research Initiative’. The partnership includes a donation of $50 million to 17 universities around the world. With the donation Ripple aims to speed up the adoption of blockchain and cryptocurrency.  The company states that they will not donate $50 million in Ripple, but that the donations will […]