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Despite Crypto Bear Market, Coinbase Is Still Signing Up About 50,000 Users Every Day

The San Francisco-based crypto giant Coinbase has recently said that it continues to sign up around 50,000 new users every day. Coinbase was founded in 2012 and has since become one of the most popular fiat on and off ramps for the crypto market. Last Tuesday, Brian Armstrong, who is the co-founder and CEO of […]

Brits Distrust Blockchain, New Research Shows

These days it is hard to find individuals or institutions that are unenthusiastic about blockchain. Brits, however, think differently: Almost half of them wouldn’t trust an organization using it, according to a new research. IP EXPO Europe, which characterizes itself as “Europe’s number one enterprise IT event,” has carried out a research which revealed surprising facts. […]

The Winklevoss Twins Are Not Put Off by the SEC’s Rejection

The Winklevoss twins are continuing to grow their business even though the Security and Exchange Commission rejected their proposal to create a Bitcoin-based exchange-traded fund twice. In an interview with Bloomberg, the creators of the Gemini Exchange made it clear that Wall Street’s reluctance to adopt cryptocurrencies does not bother them — the two brothers are continuing […]

Keep Your Dirty Fiat, I’ll stick to Real Money

Have you ever wondered why the cost of goods and services constantly rise? It is due to inflation and the constant printing of money by our banks and governments. They are able to do this because there is nothing backing fiat money. Bitcoin and precious metals do. Paper money has been around since the Tang […]

World Bank is Issuing a Blockchain Bond

The World Bank, the Washington-based international organization created in 1944, has taken a crucial decision: On Friday, it mandated the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) to issue the first-ever blockchain-based bond. According to the official press release, the CBA will act “as the sole arranger of the first bond globally to be created, allocated, transferred and […]

Newsflash: This was the NEWS

In “This was the NEWS” we take a look at the most important news of last week. What has happened in the crypto space over the last 7 days? News items that you may have missed and you really need to read. You will find it here! The Philippines Building Crypto Valley of Asia Many […]

Singaporean VC Launches First Cryptofund in Southeast Asia

Golden Gate Ventures, the Singapore-based venture capital firm, has decided to significantly boost the cryptocurrency and blockchain space. The company is launching a LuneX Ventures fund which will invest $10 mln in relevant startups, writes Marketsinsider. Big business has been eyeing the cryptomarket and blockchain technologies for a while now. Thus, Andreessen and Horowitz has recently launched a $300 mln […]

The ‘Unhackable’ Bitfi Has Won its First Award

The drama revolving Bitfi, John McAfee’s ostensibly ‘unhackable’ wallet, has managed to gain recognition from the community. This week the wallet has become an early winner of Pwnie Award for the Lamest Vendor Response — a trophy of mediocre prestige given to the company that handles security vulnerabilities in the worst possible way in a given […]

Bittrex to Add Fiat Pairings For Two New Coins

On August 20th, Bittrex will add USD pairings for ETC and XRP. This adds to their fiat listings of Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Tether (USDT), and TrueUSD (TUSD). On August 20th Bittrex will add USD pairings for Ethereum Classic (ETC) and Ripple (XRP). In the past few months, Bittrex has also added Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), […]

A Lot Of Good News From Coinbase This Week

Coinbase begins the process of full trading for Ethereum Classic (ETC), allows instant buy/sell, and increases the limits of most US customers to $25,000 per day. Along with the addition of Ethereum Classic (ETC) trading on Coinbase Pro, Coinbase announces instant buy/sell, and daily limits to $25,000. With the recent cliff dive the market has […]