Tag Archives: Ripple

The Best in Crypto – 4/21/18

Amazon Web Services Releases Blockchain Frameworks For Ethereum And Hyperledger Fabric Amazon has introduced its new Blockchain framework in a blog post on Thursday (Cointelegraph). Crypto ‘Doesn’t Pass Test Of What A Currency Should Be’, Says Likely NY Fed President Head of the San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank John Williams said, “The setup or institutional …

The Best in Crypto – 4/18/18

Swiss Banking Industry to be Hurt the Most by Blockchain, Says Moody’s Report A credit rating giant said Switzerland could be hurt more than any other country by cross-border Bitcoin transactions (Cointelegraph). IMF’s Lagarde Counters Crypto Warnings with New Praise of ‘Potential Benefits’ Head of the International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde said, “Understanding the risks …

The Best in Crypto – 4/12/18

World’s Second Largest Cryptocurrency Exchange OKEx Moves to ‘Blockchain Island’ of Malta After recent regulation legislation, Malta has become a crypto-friendly island (Cointelegraph). Ripple Invests $25 Mln in XRP in Blockchain Venture Fund  The Californian payment network invested its own cryptocurrency into Blockchain Capital Parallel IV LP venture fund to “aid the development of the …

The Best in Crypto – 4/3/18

Vitalik: Ether Limit is a ‘Joke’ Worth Taking Seriously Buterin’s April Fools tweet about creating a hard cap on Ethereum was posted to see the reactions, but he adds that the idea is something worth considering (Coindesk). John McAfee Reveals He Charges $105,000 Per Promotional Cryptocurrency Tweet The software and crypto guru revealed that he …

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 – 2/7/18

General Manager of BIS Wants to Prevent Crypto From Joining ‘Main Financial System’ The head of the Bank for International Settlements calls on central banks to prevent crypto from joining mainstream finance, comparing Bitcoin to a “Ponzi Scheme” (Cointelegraph). UAS Issues Warning on ICOs , Says Investors Should Assume Full Risk  UAE’s Securities and Commodities …

The Best in Crypto – 2/6/18

Unified Crypto Regulation Proposed by Russian PM Dmitri Medvedev Russian Prime Minister said that crypto regulation should be common all over the Eurasian Economic Union, claiming it will be impossible to enforce regulation in only one country (BlockTribune). Bitcoin Dips Below $7k Amidst News of China’s Full Ban of Cryptocurrency Exchanges  Bitcoin hit a new …

The Best in Crypto – 1/29/18

Equity Markets vs. Cryptocurrency Markets: Weekly Performance Review Comparative analysis of indices and cryptocurrency movement (Cointelegraph). Why Are Portuguese Increasingly Excited About Cryptocurrency Trading: Expert Blog In Portugal, personal income taxation is not applicable to cryptocurrency gains (Cointelegraph). Can Bitcoin Be Destroyed? The 7 (Unlikely) Paths to Irrelevance  Seven unlikely situations in which Bitcoin could …