Malta has been gaining a lot of attention, with the biggest crypto exchange Binance moving to the European island and then another major exchange OKEx announcing its plan to start its operations in the country. With its proactive and crypto favorable regulations, the island is becoming a preferential choice for crypto businesses which is
After weeks of anticipation and rounds of speculations, Verge finally revealed its mysterious partner, Pornhub. With this collaboration, Pornhub would now accept verge cryptocurrency (XVG) as a form of payment for its premium and on-demand services except recurring subscriptions. Not as expected: Pornhub as Verge partner now accepts crypto payments The mystery has been
Cryptocurrency market is extremely volatile and affected by the incidents happening in this sector. From regulations, forks, events to new developments, there is so much that affects the sentiments of the market and in turn, the prices. These events can bring a sudden and sharp drop and rise in crypto prices. It is imperative
Price volatility is the most integral factor of the bitcoin. This popular cryptocurrency is prone to sudden and sharp dips and surges. In December 2017, bitcoin was riding at $1,000 that flew high and hit the peak of $20,000 level in mid-December and then dropped down to $13,000 at the end of the year.
After acquiring Cipher Browser last week, Coinbase has now made a significant addition to its M&A by buying the Earn.com for a deal of about $120 million. Earn.com is a US startup that is worth over $120 million and utilizes blockchain for its paid email service. Acquisition binge: Coinbase acquires earn.com for $120 million
As the cryptocurrency mining is becoming less profitable for the small miners with rising electricity costs and a shrunken market due to big commercial miners pool, these pools pose a risk of a 51% attack to the cryptocurrency. Understanding the concept of 51% attack A 51 percent or majority attack is an attack on
A response has been prepared by the Russian government of the draft bill “On Digital Financial Assets” that is yet to be presented in the State Duma. The review states that the crypto to fiat transactions equivalent to or more than 600,000 roubles will be subject to regulations. Review of draft cryptocurrency bill “on
This revolutionary token is transforming Venture Capital using the modern form of the blockchain. Faba opens the possibility of venture capital investment to ordinary people. This was accomplished by using the Ethereum blockchain and smart-contract technology, which is believed has tremendous potential in the years to come. With the funds raised it is planned
Velix.ID ICO Review In today’s technologically advanced world, proof of identity is extremely essential. However, the way we identify has also undergone evolutionary change including our names, phone no, home address, bank account no, credit card no, usernames, passwords and much more. Governments around the world have been taking serious steps in this direction viz.
With the tax season’s end in the sight, it would be expected that majority of the people would have paid their taxes. However ‘tis not the case amongst the American households when it comes to crypto taxes. Out of the 250,000 filings, only 0.04% portion has only reported their crypto gains. About 100 people
After announcing the ERC20 tokens support, Coinbase has made a move in that direction by acquiring its small competitor Cipher Browser. Similar to Coinbase’s Toshi, Cipher Browser is a mobile ethereum wallet and a Dapp browser whose team will combine with that of Toshi’s after the acquisition. Coinbase buys its competitor cipher browser for
The ongoing speculation surrounding the mysterious partner of Verge (XVG) is at its peak which has triggered a surge in XVG price. Being so close to 17 April, Verge community is on the edge of their seats for what is to be the biggest partnership in the crypto industry ever. Speculation mounts over: Who is
In another bitcoin scam, a fake website called BitCoin Trader used celebrity names like Deborah Meaden of BBC’s Dragon Den and MoneySavingExpert founder, Martin Lewis to dupe people out of their money. Fraudsters use celebrity names to scam people Last time, Floyd Mayweather, the famous boxer was in the centre of an ICO scam.
The Japanese cryptocurrency exchange, BitARG has officially announced that Yahoo Japan is buying 40 percent stake in the exchange that will reportedly cost between 2 to 3 billion yen. After Monex, Yahoo Japan is the newest entry into the crypto industry from the mainstream big players. Yahoo Japan- BitARG deal to cost between $18.6m
On Thursday, Bitcoin price gained $1,000 in less than an hour and reached about $8,000 level after continuously going through a low phase. Experts reveal institutional investors were the primary reason behind the same as due to taxation season, the sell-off pressure was high and brought a dip in the crypto market. Bitcoin experiences
The cryptocurrency market is going through a shift. At an increasing pace, the countries around the world are formulating regulations involving the registration of crypto exchanges and further compliance with KYC/AML measures. Authorities make a move: Introducing regulations for crypto exchanges Recently, Australia announced a clear set of rules for the crypto exchanges, making
A prominent Japanese crypto exchange, BitFlyer has been criticized by the FSA for lacking proper know-your-customer and anti-money laundering rules. In response, BitFlyer is introducing a new set of KYC rules that will get into effect on April 26, 2018. FSA raises concern over BitFlyer’s KYC and AML measures One of the biggest exchanges