Author: MattMcall

Chinese Government Crackdowns and Cheap Hydropower- Miners Migrate from North to South China

Chinese Government Crackdowns and Cheap Hydropower- Miners Migrate from North to South China China-based bitcoin miners have started to migrate southbound from North China, according to local reports. The operators are having difficulties and are transitioning mining facilities for cheap hydro-powered electricity. Testimonials also show that 64 mining operations in […]

New Head of US Regulator and Former Coinbase Lawyer Invites Banks and Crypto to Collaborate

New Head of US Regulator and Former Coinbase Lawyer Invites Banks and Crypto to Collaborate Following a request for input on how crypto and banking can work together, new acting Comptroller of the Currency Brian Brooks talks first priorities in work with the industry. Cointelegraph.com News

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 […]