The Best in Crypto – 3/24/18

Feeling OK With Crypto Wars – Issue No. 18 Here, Goldfinger finds a couple of reasons to be optimistic about Cryptocurrencies (CEO.CA). Tennessee Passes Bill Recognizing Blockchain, Smart Contracts For Electronic Transactions Governor of Tennessee signed a bill authorizing the use of Blockchain and Smart Contracts for electronic transactions (Cointelegraph). Blockchain System Aims to Identify …

The Best in Crypto – 3/23/18

Crypto Finds a Friendly EU Island in the Sun  Binance is making its way to Malta after crackdown in Japan, and the Mediterranean island welcomes it (Bloomberg). Brother of Pablo Escobar Releases ‘DietBitcoin’ As Alternative To ‘CIA’s BTC Scam’ Claiming Bitcoin was created by the American Government, Roberto Escobar released DietBitcoin, and book, as an …

The Best in Crypto – 3/22/18

South Korea Financial Regulator Says Fintech Will ‘Solve the Youth Job Problem’ South Korea’s Financial Services Commission announced they will use blockchain to support future fintech innovation by supporting future technologies instead of regulating it (Cointelegraph). Twitter CEO Says Bitcoin Will Become World’s ‘Single Currency’ Within a Decade The CEO of Twitter and payment service …

The Best in Crypto – 3/21/18

US National Security Agency Develops System To Identify Bitcoin Users, Say Leaked Docs In classified documents revealed by Edward Snowden, the NSA is able to locate receivers and senders of Bitcoin (Cointelegraph). Volumes on Most Major Crypto Exchanges Are Fake or Inflated: Study Cryptocurrency trader Silvain Ribes conducted a study on cryptocurrency exchanges and inflation …

The Best in Crypto – 3/19/18

ICOs Iced: A 12-Month Freeze on U.S. Token Trading Is Just the Beginning Elaboration on last week’s announcement that the SEC is investigating ICO-associated companies and startups (Coindesk). Twitter Will Ban Cryptocurrency Ads in Two Weeks, Says Report Joining Facebook and Google, Twitter is reportedly banning ads associated with crypto exchanges, wallets and ICOs (Coindesk). …

The Best in Crypto – 3/17/18

Major Canadian Bank Files Patent to Make Credit Scores ‘Transparent’ Via Blockchain The country’s largest bank filed for the patent described as: “credit records are recorded using blocks linked by identification data. The credit record stores historical and predictive information about borrowers used to compute credit ratings” (Cointelegraph). Community-based Crypto Platform Could See Crypto Assets Used …

The Best in Crypto – 3/16/18

Bitcoin’s ‘Death Cross’ Looms as Strategist Eyes $2,800 Level  Moving-average indicators look bearish, and 2013 downturn sends bad signals to technical analysts (Bloomberg). At DC Hearing, Coinbase Calls Out Federal Regulators For ‘Harming Innovation’ The Chief Legal and Risk Officer at Coinbase made the statements at a DC hearing where a subcommittee on Capital Markets, …

The Best in Crypto – 3/15/18

Crypto Capitulation Could Be Fast Approaching  Goldfinger analyzes the drop in the cryptocurrency market (CEO.CA). Google to Ban All Crypto-Related Ads Starting June 2018 Google will no longer accept ads related to cryptocurrency due to “potential consumer harm” (Cointelegraph). Blockchain Platform to Connect Self-Employed Domestic Workers and Customers With No Fees A company called Crafty …

The Best in Crypto – 3/14/18

Running Up That Hill: Here Are All Members of Congress Involved in Crypto  List of 12 representatives/senators, and what they do to contribute to crypto lawmaking (Cointelegraph). Platform Plans to Unite World Karate Community Through Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Through Blockchain implementation, a global karate organization BoutsPro aims to bring together the 190 million strong karate …