Bitcoin’s Price Increased Abnormally During the Recent Boom Due to Tether Manipulation, a Study Says

Bitcoin's price increased abnormally during the recent boom due to the manipulation of the U.S. dollar-pegged tether, reported Coindesk on June 13.  The new study published by John Griffin and Amin Shams, two professors of the University of Texas at Austin's Department of Finance, was conducted to determine the influence of the stablecoin with bitcoin's prices … Continue reading Bitcoin’s Price Increased Abnormally During the Recent Boom Due to Tether Manipulation, a Study Says

New York Assemblyman Plans to Create Local Community Currencies

Ron Kim, a New York Assemblyman plans to create local community currencies since he thinks it will encourage consumers to buy locally, reported Coindesk on June 5. If the Bill A11018 passed, the New York urban development corporation act would have to launch ten pilot programs by developing local currencies. It could be many forms of currencies including cryptocurrencies, … Continue reading New York Assemblyman Plans to Create Local Community Currencies

“Only Bitcoin is Pure Digital Gold…and I Totally Buy Into That.” – Steve Wozniak

Steve Wozniak, Apple co-founder, is supporting and a big believer in bitcoin, even if he has not invested into it, reported Coindesk on June 5. Wozniak expressed that he was backing what the Square and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey mentioned during CoinDesk's Consensus 2018 conference in New York when he explained that he hopes bitcoin becomes the internet's … Continue reading “Only Bitcoin is Pure Digital Gold…and I Totally Buy Into That.” – Steve Wozniak

SBI Launches Its Own Cryptocurrency Exchange

The Japan-based financial giant SBI Holdings announced that it launches its own cryptocurrency exchange, which has been delayed due to security concerns, reported Coindesk on June 4. This announcement makes SBI' cryptocurrency trading platform the first ever in Japan to be backed by a financial institution. The crypto exchange called VCTRADE is now open only … Continue reading SBI Launches Its Own Cryptocurrency Exchange

Japanese Giant Technology Firm Launches a Mobile App Allowing Its Users to Earn Bitcoin

GMO Internet Group, a Japanese giant technology firm launches a mobile app allowing its users to earn bitcoin by playing games, according to a press release published on May 31. This new project called "CryptoChips" will be available in August 2018 for users and will be integrated with a "real-time territorial battle game 'Whimsical War,'" … Continue reading Japanese Giant Technology Firm Launches a Mobile App Allowing Its Users to Earn Bitcoin

Shopping in the Year 2021

This article was written by Justin Lacche, a Fortune 100 Intrapreneur & Innovator in the Blockchain, RFID, Cryptocurrency space and also founder of Major League Cryptocurrency. Saturday, June 19, 2021. It’s the first day of summer break for Amber Jenkins; the now incoming freshman at a Portland, Oregon high school has one hour to shop for … Continue reading Shopping in the Year 2021

Blockchain Technology Is Necessary to Ensure Trust in the Internet of Things

Mic Bowman, the principal engineer at Intel and a member of Coindesk's advisory board, and Camille Morhardt, the director of IoT strategy at Intel explain the importance of the blockchain technology to ensure trust in the Internet of Things. The edge is messy. And the edge, where billions of interacting devices that will make up … Continue reading Blockchain Technology Is Necessary to Ensure Trust in the Internet of Things

Will Cryptocurrencies Replace Fiat Money in the Future?

Tanui Felix, a technical writer at The Right ICO, answers the question on Quora: Will Cryptocurrencies Replace Fiat Money in the Future? To begin with, let’s take a brief look at the fiat currency. The US dollar, for instance, is the most widely used currency in the world, but what exactly is it? It is … Continue reading Will Cryptocurrencies Replace Fiat Money in the Future?

Adult Movie Actress Stormy Daniels Adds Cryptocurrency Rewards to Her Official Website

Adult movie actress Stormy Daniels is officially adding cryptocurrency to her official website to incentivize users to watch its contents, reported Coindesk on May 25. Daniels, which became popular after claiming that she had an affair with the U.S. President Donald Trump in 2006, is partnering with Vice Industry Token (VIT) to give cryptocurrency rewards for … Continue reading Adult Movie Actress Stormy Daniels Adds Cryptocurrency Rewards to Her Official Website

UK Mosque Will Accept Donations in Bitcoin and Ethereum For Ramadan

A UK Mosque announced it will accept donations in bitcoin and ethereum for this year's Ramadan period, reported a local news outlet on May 22. The Shacklewell Lane Mosque in Dalston team up with Combo Innovation, which was founded by Gurmit Singh, to know how to receive, store and sell crypto-currency in a secure way. The annual … Continue reading UK Mosque Will Accept Donations in Bitcoin and Ethereum For Ramadan