Category: Altcoins News

PR: Folgory Launches Mobile App and Regulated Crypto Exchange

PR: Folgory Launches Mobile App and Regulated Crypto Exchange This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Crypto market trading pioneers […]

How the Blockchain Stops Cheaters: Cryptocurrency and Provably Fair Gaming

How the Blockchain Stops Cheaters: Cryptocurrency and Provably Fair Gaming Online casinos and betting sites have proliferated since the first of their kind came on the scene in 1994. Thanks to the convenience of playing from home, the allure of winning real money, and a degree of privacy, these popular […]

Bitcoin Mining Helps Oil Companies Reduce Carbon Footprint

Bitcoin Mining Helps Oil Companies Reduce Carbon Footprint Natural gas acquired as a byproduct of oil extraction has become synonymous with wasted energy. In certain areas, drilling companies are unable to find a profitable market for the excess fuel. It’s often vented into the atmosphere. Startups are now offering on-site […]

Global Crypto War Is Heating up – Iran Next in Line With Its Own Gold-Backed Coin

Global Crypto War Is Heating up – Iran Next in Line With Its Own Gold-Backed Coin Control of the U.S. dollar and the global financial system that depends on it gives the American government an incredibly powerful tool in shaping international affairs. As such, it is not surprising that its […]

PR: Cred and Bitcoin.com Join Forces to Boost Crypto Lending

PR: Cred and Bitcoin.com Join Forces to Boost Crypto Lending By John Yearwood Cred Correspondent Amid a dramatic Bitcoin bull run, two of the most influential names in the blockchain finance industry have launched a platform to expand global lending and earning on investments in cryptocurrency. The partnership between Bitcoin.com […]

South African Payment Gateway Drops BTC Over Fees and Network Congestion

South African Payment Gateway Drops BTC Over Fees and Network Congestion On July 12, South African payment gateway service Payfast announced the company is dropping bitcoin core (BTC) payments due to network congestion and high fees. Payfast emphasized that BTC has a number of limitations and design flaws which makes […]

How 10 Countries Respond to Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency

How 10 Countries Respond to Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency A growing number of governments have responded to Facebook’s cryptocurrency plans including China, France, India, Japan, South Korea, Russia, Singapore, Thailand, the U.K., and the U.S. Several intergovernmental organizations have also weighed in such as the European Central Bank and the Bank […]

‘Don’t Worry, We Can Just Print More Money’ – Swedish Central Bank Ponders Even Lower NIRP

‘Don’t Worry, We Can Just Print More Money’ – Swedish Central Bank Ponders Even Lower NIRP At a press conference on Wednesday, the head of the Swedish Central Bank admitted that interest rates could potentially go as low as -1.5%, and quipped that Swedes likely wouldn’t even protest. Other countries […]

The Swiss Are Onto Something: Facebook, Libra and the Case for Decentralization

The Swiss Are Onto Something: Facebook, Libra and the Case for Decentralization A recent letter from the U.S. House of Representatives to social media giant Facebook has crypto users speculating feverishly. The implications of the letter, and Calibra CEO David Marcus’ recent response, will inform the future of money not […]