Author: MattMcall

A Number of Hong Kong Vending Machines Support Bitcoin Cash Payments Over BTC

A Number of Hong Kong Vending Machines Support Bitcoin Cash Payments Over BTC Just recently, cryptocurrency evangelist Roger Ver shared a video on Twitter that shows a number of vending machines in Hong Kong that accept bitcoin cash and ethereum, but not bitcoin. A bunch of people got upset at […]

Exponential Growth: Bitcoin’s Trading Volume Could Rival Major Asset Classes

Exponential Growth: Bitcoin’s Trading Volume Could Rival Major Asset Classes Bitcoin’s trading volume has experienced exponential growth which could reach levels similar to major asset classes, according to a new report by Coin Metrics. The cryptocurrency’s daily volume could exceed that of all U.S. equities in less than four years […]

Japanese Finance Minister Shoots Down Plan to Cut Bitcoin Tax to 20%, Cites Crypto-Divide

Japanese Finance Minister Shoots Down Plan to Cut Bitcoin Tax to 20%, Cites Crypto-Divide Japan’s finance minister Taro Aso says he is opposed to reducing tax on bitcoin income to 20%, on par with stock dividends, arguing that most Japanese households find it difficult to invest in digital assets. The […]

Eidoo to Burn 80% of Company’s Token Holdings to Kickstart One of the Biggest Daos in Defi

Eidoo to Burn 80% of Company’s Token Holdings to Kickstart One of the Biggest Daos in Defi Switzerland, 4th June 2020. Swiss-based crypto platform Eidoo is upgrading its native utility token into a governance token that will power a new cross-chain DAO. In a collaborative decision by Eidoo and pTokens, […]

US Regulators Target Bitcoin ATMs: 88% of the Funds Exit the Country via Machines

US Regulators Target Bitcoin ATMs: 88% of the Funds Exit the Country via Machines Bitcoin automated teller machines (BATMs) will become the next target for regulators, as world governments tighten screws on money laundering. According to Ciphertrace CTO John Jeffries, crypto-cash machines will attract “greater…regulatory focus” in a bid to […]

Bitcoin’s Flash Rally to $10,400 was “Fake”, Short the Cryptocurrency, Warns Renowned Trader Bollinger

Bitcoin’s Flash Rally to ,400 was “Fake”, Short the Cryptocurrency, Warns Renowned Trader Bollinger Long time trader John Bollinger has warned that bitcoin’s flash rally to over $ 10,400 on Monday was fake, adding that losses might be on the way. “This is a Head Fake at the upper Bollinger […]

US Government Prediction: Economy Faces 10-Year Recovery, $8 Trillion Loss From Coronavirus

US Government Prediction: Economy Faces 10-Year Recovery, Trillion Loss From Coronavirus The U.S. Congressional Budget Office has projected that the coronavirus crisis will cost the U.S. economy about $ 8 trillion. Many factors play a part in shrinking the economy, such as business closures, social distancing measures, consumer spending, a […]

Despite Russia’s Confusing Crypto Laws, P2P Bitcoin Trade Volumes Soar

Despite Russia’s Confusing Crypto Laws, P2P Bitcoin Trade Volumes Soar Peer-to-peer cryptocurrency trading data shows digital assets like bitcoin are growing extremely popular in Russia, despite the State Duma’s opinions and regulations aimed at crypto assets. On Monday, the Russian government published a draft version of litigation mandates called “On […]