Day: January 16, 2019

Review: HTC’s Exodus 1 Is an Impressive Phone With a Basic Crypto Wallet

Review: HTC’s Exodus 1 Is an Impressive Phone With a Basic Crypto Wallet After weeks of delays and hundreds of frustrated customer messages in its Telegram channel, HTC finally shipped its “blockchain phone” on Jan. 14. The HTC Exodus 1 promises an array of features for cryptocurrency users, but the […]

The Daily: New Platform to Offer Tokenized Securities, Ledgerx Launches Volatility Index

The Daily: New Platform to Offer Tokenized Securities, Ledgerx Launches Volatility Index In today’s edition of The Daily, we cover a number of stories that are of importance to cryptocurrency traders. A new trading platform is set to offer tokenized securities, Ledgerx releases a volatility benchmark based on U.S. BTC […]

Chatter Report: Pacia Shows Avalanche Regtest Data, Powell Advocates Hardware Wallets

Chatter Report: Pacia Shows Avalanche Regtest Data, Powell Advocates Hardware Wallets In today’s chatter report, Chris Pacia reveals his BCH transaction using Avalanche on regtest finalized in just 185.822377 milliseconds. Also, Changpeng Zhao advocates storing crypto on reputable exchanges while Jesse Powell advises his followers to store crypto on hardware […]

Binance Launches Euro and Pound Fiat-to-Crypto Platform in Jersey

Binance Launches Euro and Pound Fiat-to-Crypto Platform in Jersey European and British investors looking for a gateway to covert their fiat into cryptocurrency have just gotten another venue to trade on. Popular digital exchange Binance has launched a euro and pound fiat-to-crypto trading platform in the British Crown dependency of […]

Clickbait Media Uses Bitcoin and Russia to Pump Headlines Again

Clickbait Media Uses Bitcoin and Russia to Pump Headlines Again In the past week or so, a number of publications, including cryptocurrency websites, but also “reputable” mainstream outlets, have given stage to a “Kremlin economist” with a bold prediction – Russia will invest billions in bitcoin to tackle U.S. sanctions, […]

Venezuelan President Raises Petro’s Value Again in Bid to Create ‘New System’

Venezuelan President Raises Petro’s Value Again in Bid to Create ‘New System’ For the second time in a little over a month, Venezuela’s president Nicolas Maduro has hiked up the value of the national cryptocurrency, the petro, this time to 36,000 sovereign bolivars. The move has again been met with criticism.  Also […]

Venezuela Files Complaint With WTO Regarding US Sanctions Targeting Petro

Venezuela Files Complaint With WTO Regarding US Sanctions Targeting Petro On Jan. 8, the World Trade Organization (WTO) published a dispute settlement request that was filed by the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela with regards to executive orders and sanctions maintained by the United States that target Venezuela and the nation’s […]

French ATM Glitches and Bank Closures Reported After Scheduled Bank Run

French ATM Glitches and Bank Closures Reported After Scheduled Bank Run The grassroots yellow vest movement in France has been participating in protests for weeks on end. Just recently, high profile yellow vest members have been promoting a “bank run” on financial institutions and automated teller machines in Paris. According […]