Category: Altcoins News

Blame Banks for Damaging the Environment – Not Bitcoin

Blame Banks for Damaging the Environment – Not Bitcoin Another mainstream media outlet has published a piece warning of the dangers Bitcoin poses to the environment. We’ve heard these overly simplistic arguments countless times before. But even if one was to accept that Bitcoin’s energy consumption is substantial, the figure […]

American Companies Can Now Settle Payroll Taxes In Cryptocurrency via Bitwage

American Companies Can Now Settle Payroll Taxes In Cryptocurrency via Bitwage International cryptocurrency payroll service provider Bitwage has announced that it has partnered with Texas-based Simply Efficient HR. The move will allow companies to pay W2 employee and payroll taxes in all 50 U.S. states, plus Puerto Rico, using BTC […]

Venezuelan President Raises Petro’s Value Again in Bid to Create ‘New System’

Venezuelan President Raises Petro’s Value Again in Bid to Create ‘New System’ For the second time in a little over a month, Venezuela’s president Nicolas Maduro has hiked up the value of the national cryptocurrency, the petro, this time to 36,000 sovereign bolivars. The move has again been met with criticism.  Also […]

Thai Startup Atomicpay Launches Non-Custodial Crypto Payment Platform

Thai Startup Atomicpay Launches Non-Custodial Crypto Payment Platform Atomicpay, a Thai-registered payments startup, has officially launched its non-custodial cryptocurrency payment terminal for merchants throughout the world. Founder and developer Benz Rif said the platform, which supports BTC, BCH, LTC and other cryptos, eliminates the involvement of a third-party processor, allowing […]

The Differences Between Forex and Crypto Trading

The Differences Between Forex and Crypto Trading Many would argue that comparing cryptocurrency trading with forex is like comparing apples and oranges, but that’s not entirely accurate. On closer inspection, there is a number of similarities between the two. For example, the underlying market dynamics of supply and demand will usually […]

Jason Cox Extends Open Invitation for Assistance With Development and Review of Bitcoin Cash Code

Jason Cox Extends Open Invitation for Assistance With Development and Review of Bitcoin Cash Code BCH developer conversations have been taking place ahead of the upcoming May 2019 upgrade. In their latest video meeting, devs agreed that they need to know how much BCH is locked up in p2sh segwit […]

The Daily: Binance Adds Stablecoin Pairs, Tzero Patents Integration Platform

The Daily: Binance Adds Stablecoin Pairs, Tzero Patents Integration Platform Cryptocurrency exchange Binance is opening trading for three stablecoin pairs. Also in Tuesday’s Daily, Overstock’s Tzero has patented a solution to integrate traditional and cryptocurrency trading systems, Morgan Creek founder Jason Williams offers his Lamborghini for bitcoin, and in Brazil, […]

Deploying Censorship-Resistance to Uphold Decentralization

Deploying Censorship-Resistance to Uphold Decentralization This piece on censorship resistance was written by Jonas Sevel Karlberg. Karlberg advises several prominent projects and is a co-founder of the Nordic Blockchain Association. He is also the founder and CEO of Amazix. *** Governments have attempted to control ideas and information for nearly as […]