Institutional Investors Will Bring Mainstream Money, But At What Price?

Bitcoin allows you to be your own bank. It allows you to control your finances and enter markets previously limited to the few that could afford it. So when people talk about using tools and practices associated with the fiat… Continue Reading

Bitminer Factory – Co-Locating Cryptocurrency Mining Operations and Renewable Energy Projects

The blockchain revolution is a disruption that is consuming as much energy as an entire country the size of Peru, Israel, or Portugal. Bitminer Factory, based in Italy, aim to make blockchain operations sustainable with renewable energy projects “while sharing… Continue Reading

Coinbase VP Says Institutional Interest in the Crypto Market is Becoming ‘More Profound’

Institutional investor interest in the cryptocurrency space is becoming more widespread and is helping to drive the market, according to the vice president and general manager of Coinbase. Adam White was speaking to CNBC’s ‘Fast Money‘ yesterday when he made… Continue Reading

Blockstream’s Liquid Network Shows Huge Promise For A Maturing Bitcoin Market

Bitcoin technology operation Blockstream have recently provided further details on their Liquid sidechain offering, which appears to be shaping into an incredible development for the wider ecosystem. Over the last few years, Blockstream have been quietly working away on the… Continue Reading

New York State Department of Financial Services Grants Virtual Currency License to BitPay

Global blockchain payments provider BitPay has announced it has been granted a virtual currency license from the New York State Department of Financial Services. The license will allow BitPay to provide services to companies and customers based in New York.… Continue Reading

Monfils Sponsorship With Etoro

Gaël Monfils, the 31-year-old French tennis star, is known as “Sliderman” for his on-court showmanship. He may take chances when trying to win Grand Slam matches, but when it comes to personal finance Monfils – who reached a career-high of… Continue Reading

Regulation is Why The US is Losing The Crypto War

There are trillions of dollars worth of capital not being used. Or rather, they are being used so ineffectively that they might as well not be used. Capital tied up in the supply chain and slowed by the ancient fiat… Continue Reading

Cryptocurrencies Will Become Mainstream in 10 Years, Says eToro and Imperial College Research

New research from global investing platform and crypto exchange eToro and the Imperial College London has found that cryptocurrencies have the potential of becoming a mainstream form of payment in the next 10 years. In the research paper, Cryptocurrencies: Overcoming… Continue Reading

Bitcoin Hashrate Growth Continues At Astonishing Pace

The hashrate securing the Bitcoin network continues to soar, surging to over 40 EH/s in June 2018 despite several months of downward pressure on Bitcoin prices. Current hashrate is now well over double the 2017 peak of around 13 EH/s,… Continue Reading

Op-ed: Why Altcoins Can’t Use Marketing Budgets to Overtake Bitcoin

While Bitcoin was simply unleashed upon the world by Satoshi Nakamoto in early 2009, other cryptocurrency projects have had the benefit of raising funds through crowdfunding campaigns before the projects have even launched. Additionally, some projects use part of the… Continue Reading