Tag Archives: Crypto

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 – 3/17/18

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 …

The Best in Crypto – 3/13/18

Goldman Sachs: Bitcoin ‘Has Potential’ to Drop Below February Low of $5,922 Goldman Sachs’ technical analysis team made a Bitcoin prediction (Cointelegraph). Anonymous Blogger ‘Bitfinex’ed’ lawyers up for legal battle with Bitfinex The blogger who “exposes possible fraud by largest Bitcoin exchange, Bitfinex/Tether’” reportedly hired a DC lawyer as a part of the ongoing legal …

The Best in Crypto – 3/12/18

Binance Offers $250,000 Bounty for Arrest of Hackers The cryptocurrency exchange is offering the $250,000 equivalent in Binance Coin as bounty to the first person supplying information for the arrest of hackers involved on the March 7 incident (Cointelegraph) John Oliver Compares Bitcoin with BitConnect, Ridicules Tapscott’s ‘Dumb’ McNugget Metaphor  On this week’s show ‘Last …

The Best in Crypto – 3/9/18

US Congress to Discuss ICOs in Hearing Next Week A subcommittee of the U.S. House of Representatives Financial Services Committee is Set to hold a hearing next week on cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings. U.S. representative Tom Emmer suggested the hearing would be “largely educational in nature” (Coindesk). Time to Acknowledge – and Encourage – …