Day: February 14, 2019

Survey Names “Blockchain” as Most Overrated Word of the 2018

Survey Names “Blockchain” as Most Overrated Word of the 2018 According to a recent survey, advertising executives found the word “blockchain” to be the most overrated word used in 2018. The crypto-associated buzzword beat out “AI” and “Programmatic” for the top spot. The survey, conducted by MediaPost, also covered words that […]

BCH-Powered Badger Wallet Now Connects to a Variety of Blockchain Apps

BCH-Powered Badger Wallet Now Connects to a Variety of Blockchain Apps Since its inception, the bitcoin cash (BCH) light client Badger Wallet has become one of the most versatile BCH platforms. Over the last few weeks, Badger developers have added a slew of new features including Simple Ledger Protocol (SLP) […]

Institute of Decentralized Economics Launches in UK to Study Blockchain Economic Systems

Institute of Decentralized Economics Launches in UK to Study Blockchain Economic Systems The Institute of Decentralized Economics has launched in London to study blockchain-based economic systems and their impact on existing institutions Cointelegraph.com News

Indonesia’s Futures Regulator Issues New Rules for Crypto Assets

Indonesia’s Futures Regulator Issues New Rules for Crypto Assets Indonesia’s Futures Exchange Supervisory Board (Bappebti) has announced new regulations on the implementation of physical markets for crypto assets in futures trading. The rules focus on good governance for cryptocurrency tradèrs, legal certainty and consumer protection. They will also require the […]

Self-Proclaimed ‘Satoshi’ Responds to Billion-Dollar Bitcoin Lawsuit

Self-Proclaimed ‘Satoshi’ Responds to Billion-Dollar Bitcoin Lawsuit The man who claims to have invented Bitcoin, Craig Wright, is being sued in Florida for roughly $ 10 billion or 1.1 million BTC. Last December Florida district Judge Beth Bloom denied Wright’s motion to dismiss the billion-dollar lawsuit against him. Now Wright […]

Chinese Miners Flock to Sichuan for Cheap Electricity During the Wet Season

Chinese Miners Flock to Sichuan for Cheap Electricity During the Wet Season Over the last two months, the hashrate between the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Bitcoin Core (BTC) networks has increased significantly since hitting a low on December 15, 2018. Numerous reports detail that many Chinese miners who control a […]

Nasdaq Stock Exchange to Start Offering BTC and ETH Indices

Nasdaq Stock Exchange to Start Offering BTC and ETH Indices The Nasdaq stock exchange will start offering real-time information on two new indices tied to the cryptocurrency market – bitcoin core and ethereum. Both indices will be included on the exchange’s existing platform of indexes starting Feb. 25. Also read: Indonesia’s […]