Category: Blochain News

Bitcoin Traders Are Finding Creative Ways to Avoid KYC

Bitcoin Traders Are Finding Creative Ways to Avoid KYC Cryptocurrency traders on Bisq are using Revolut to buy and sell bitcoin without the need for KYC/AML. The decentralized, peer-to-peer marketplace allows anyone to buy or sell cryptocurrency via a range of payment processors and traditional banking services. With Localbitcoins now […]

Indian Government Delays Introducing Cryptocurrency Bill

Indian Government Delays Introducing Cryptocurrency Bill The Indian government previously told the supreme court that the country’s cryptocurrency bill may be introduced in the Winter session of parliament. However, the crypto bill is not included in the agenda published by Lok Sabha, the lower house of India’s parliament. This gives […]

How Crypto Assets Are Capturing the Attention Economy

How Crypto Assets Are Capturing the Attention Economy Human attention is a finite resource: we awake each day with it replenished, only for it to seep away through work, leisure, and time frittered idly browsing the web while circumventing ads. Recognizing the scarcity of maintaining human interest, attention economists have […]

From FUD to FOMO – China State Newspaper Says Bitcoin Is ‘Successful’

From FUD to FOMO – China State Newspaper Says Bitcoin Is ‘Successful’ A major Chinese daily has published an article about Bitcoin. The publication describes the first cryptocurrency as a successful application of the blockchain technology. It provides its readers with the basics they need to know about Bitcoin and […]

Becoming Nakamoto: How Satoshi Created His Alter-Ego

Becoming Nakamoto: How Satoshi Created His Alter-Ego Captain America began life as Steve Rogers. Tony Stark only created Iron Man after being kidnapped. Bruce Wayne spent seven years in ninja training before eventually returning to Gotham as Batman. We don’t know Satoshi Nakamoto’s birth name, but we do know something […]

For Initial Exchange Offerings, Liquidity is King

For Initial Exchange Offerings, Liquidity is King There are many benchmarks for measuring IEO success. Token price, community size, code shipped, and milestones met are all yardsticks for gauging the progress of a tokenized project. For projects seeking to create the biggest possible splash, however, liquidity is the crucial factor. […]

Crypto-Friendly Silvergate Bank IPO Debuts on NYSE

Crypto-Friendly Silvergate Bank IPO Debuts on NYSE The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has declared the IPO of pro-crypto Silvergate Bank effective. Its shares started trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday. The crypto-friendly bank works with 756 customers in the crypto space, including Coinbase, Gemini, Circle, […]

China Removes Bitcoin Mining From Unwanted Industries List

China Removes Bitcoin Mining From Unwanted Industries List Inspired by its new fascination with blockchain, China now seems to have changed its mind about cryptocurrency mining. The latest version of a national macroeconomic plan indicates that the government in Beijing has given up intentions to suppress the bitcoin mining industry, […]

China Now Censors Anti-Blockchain Sentiment, Educates Public on Bitcoin

China Now Censors Anti-Blockchain Sentiment, Educates Public on Bitcoin Officially Bullish on blockchain technology, China is now reportedly censoring anti-blockchain sentiment. Meanwhile, a popular Chinese app with over 100 million active users has recommended a course on bitcoin, blockchain, and smart contracts. The app is designed to teach “Xi Jinping […]

Satoshi ‘Nakamolto’ Emerges With Great Hair and Questionable Claims

Satoshi ‘Nakamolto’ Emerges With Great Hair and Questionable Claims A viral video taken at a Las Vegas event has put self-claimed “Bitcoin co-founder” Jörg Molt in the spotlight this past week. A Twitter user in the space known for hair trigger accusations calls Molt a scammer in the video, and […]