Day: November 7, 2019

Ripple CEO Has Grave Warning for Crypto Markets; Will XRP Survive a Market-Wide Purge?

Ripple CEO Has Grave Warning for Crypto Markets; Will XRP Survive a Market-Wide Purge? Brad Garlinghouse, the CEO of Ripple – the FinTech company that has close ties to XRP – explained in a recent interview that he believes the vast majority of cryptocurrencies that are currently on the markets […]

Market Outlook: Crypto Whale Tales and China’s Blockchain Hype

Market Outlook: Crypto Whale Tales and China’s Blockchain Hype During our last market outlook, cryptocurrency prices had found new foundations after the massive rally on Friday, October 25. Since then digital currency prices have been meandering roughly in the same positions after coins like BTC failed to break upper resistance […]

FBI Says Bitcoin Concern Is Getting ‘Bigger and Bigger’

FBI Says Bitcoin Concern Is Getting ‘Bigger and Bigger’ In a recent U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs hearing, Senator Mitt Romney expressed concerns about Bitcoin’s potential as a threat to national security. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director Christopher Wray replied that cryptocurrency is a concern […]

Ridiculous Crypto Regulations Are an Enemy of Bitcoin

Ridiculous Crypto Regulations Are an Enemy of Bitcoin One of the biggest privacy issues in today’s society revolves around the use of overreaching know-your-customer (KYC) and anti-money laundering (AML) laws. Despite the fact that many cryptocurrencies were designed to avoid these invasive practices, KYC and AML guidelines bolstered by political […]

Hong Kong Now Offers Opt-In Regulation to Crypto Exchanges

Hong Kong Now Offers Opt-In Regulation to Crypto Exchanges Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission has established a new regulatory framework that allows crypto exchanges to opt-in to be licensed and regulated. Starting Wednesday, centralized trading platforms can apply for a license, providing they meet certain requirements including adequate measures […]

Conceal and Reveal: The Evolution of Privacy Coin Technology

Conceal and Reveal: The Evolution of Privacy Coin Technology Privacy can assume many forms and occur on many levels. The technologies that blockchain architects originally envisioned for privacy coins are now being utilized by an array of crypto stakeholders, from enterprises to exchanges. What began as a means of transacting […]

Kim Dotcom Token Sale Postponed Over ‘Regulatory Uncertainty’

Kim Dotcom Token Sale Postponed Over ‘Regulatory Uncertainty’ In 2017, Kim Dotcom, the founder of the now-defunct file hosting service Megaupload, revealed a similar service called K.im that planned to give anyone the ability to upload files, documents, code, videos, and music files and get paid in crypto for their […]