Tag Archives: Cryptocurrencies

The Best in Crypto – 5/22/18

Vitalik Buterin Reportedly Pursued by Google, Asked Followers for Opinion in Deleted Poll Buterin posted a photo of an email from Google in addition to an interactive poll, with the text, “Should I drop Ethereum and work for Google?” (Cointelegraph) Walmart Files Patent for Blockchain-Based Customer Marketplace The patent was filed for a blockchain-based marketplace …

The Best in Crypto – 5/21/18

Crypto Tribalism Is Holding Back Blockchain The breakdown of how that mindset isn’t helping the crypto world (Coindesk). National Government Digital Currencies Versus Globally Distributed Cryptocurrencies: in Depth Opinion piece on government-run cryptocurrencies including Petro and FedCoin (Cointelegraph). U.S.: Colorado Proposes Accepting Cryptocurrency for Political Campaigns The Secretary of State Wayne Williams made a proposal …

The Best in Crypto – 5/19/18

Malta Partners With Blockchain Startup to Improve Public Transportation The transport minister of Malta is improving the Malta Public Transport Service via partnership with UK blockchain startup, contributing to making Malta the “Blockchain island” (Cointelegraph). JPMorgan Creates and Fills New Position of Head of Crypto Assets Strategy London-based Oliver Harris will take the position that …

The Best in Crypto – 5/18/18

Binance Co-Founder Denies Rumors of Company’s Plans to Build Blockchain Country on Private Island Co-founder He Yi dismissed claims about the “Genesis plan” to build Binance’s own blockchain-powered country on a private island (Cointelegraph). Counting Bitcoin’s Hidden Costs Opinion piece on the energy Bitcoin consumes – from our planet and our minds (Bloomberg). Cryptocurrency investor …

The Best in Crypto – 5/14/18

Women In Blockchain And Crypto: How To Tackle Gender Inequality Three subjects are tackled: disparity in involvement, methods to involve women and the value in increasing awareness (Cointelegraph). Facebook ‘Exploring’ Making Its Own Cryptocurrency, Media Report Reportedly, people “familiar with Facebook’s plan” claim the social media platform is serious about about launching an in-app virtual …

The Best in Crypto – 5/12/18

Harvesting Baby Brains with Crypto Wars — Issue No. 24 This week’s crypto news and analysis with Goldfinger and BTO (CEO.CA). Cryptocurrency Ecosystem Allows Newcomers To Copy Trades By Professionals Tadelize says its “tailor-made products” and “sophisticated digital tools” allow users with a variety of experience to find service that suits their specific needs (Cointelegraph). …

The Best in Crypto – 5/11/18

Mining Will Propel Bitcoin Price To $36k In 2019, Says Latest Fundstrat Research Research elaborated in the shared executive summary of the findings (Cointelegraph). Nvidia Reveals Crypto Sales for First Time and Predicts Big Drop The figure revealed by the American technology company is said to drop in the second quarter (Bloomberg). Bacardi Rum Heiress …

The Best in Crypto – 5/10/18

Why Monero Could Be Headed For All-Time Highs This Summer Goldfinger provides insight on Monero (321Ethereum). First Version of Ethereum’s Casper Update Has Been Released The new version of the code casper is set to improve the economic consensus protocol (Cointelegraph). US: West Virginia Completes First Blockchain-Supported State Elections West Virginia’s primary election (closed on …

The Best in Crypto – 5/9/18

China’s 2nd Largest Bitcoin Mining Hardware Producer Plans To Launch $1 Bln IPO In Hong Kong If Canaan Creative is successful, it would be the first blockchain-related company to be listed on the city’s markets (Cointelegraph). From Hype to Reality: Everything You Need to Know about the Congress Blockchain Hearing Detailed description on what occurred …