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PayPal CFO John Rainey | Rejects Bitcoin as a Reliable Currency

Bitcoin price (BTC) is crashing instead of rallying: Bitcoin price has failed to generate gains for investors since Warren Buffett, and Bill Gates rejected the cryptocurrency markets two weeks ago.

Four interesting facts about crypto mining » Brave New Coin

China is the largest crypto minerChina is the world’s largest players when it comes to cryptocurrency mining which has been facing increased scrutiny from authorities that may eventually result in

Bloq Metronome Token Sale is on for June 18

Bloq, a US startup which gives companies the ability to create blockchain platforms, is set to issue its own Metronome tokens, according to Reuters.Metronome is a cross blockchain cryptocurrency with

TRON [TRX] Weekly Wrap-Up | TRON Foundation is Full Steam Ahead

TRON [TRX] – The TRON main net launch is just 11 days away. This week, the TRON Foundation has been steadily working on bringing in as many exchanges as possible

WordPress for Blockchain: Superblocks Launches with $1 Million in Funding

Working from a base deep in a Swedish forest, computer coder Thomas Backlund has completed his five-year project with the release of Superblocks.com, a self-coined WordPress for Blockchain, which has received

Russia and Iran Discuss Crypto Alliance

Crypto Alliance – Russia and Iran might start using digital currencies, like Bitcoin (BTC), to bypass international sanctions, Russian news source RBC reported yesterday. Both countries are exploring ways to replace

Company behind CoinShares enters custodian venture for institutional investors » Brave New Coin

To attract institutional money into the cryptocurrencies market, the incumbent players will have to adapt and cater to them rather than expecting institutional investors to change their standards.One area in

Pan-African FinTech Firm Cellulant Raises $47.5 Million, Scales up Blockchain Division

An African digital payments service provider, Cellulant has raised USD 47.5 million to transform financial technology services across the continent, reaching 40 million people across 11 African countries. The deal is the

Bitcoin Power Consumption | Mining Will Cost 0.5% of World’s Energy

As Bitcoin grows, the level of power consumption needed to mine grows too.  This is an area which is also receiving increasing attention. A new study published in the American Journal

HTC announce blockchain-powered smartphone – but why? » Brave New Coin

Speaking at Consensus 2018, HTC founder Phil Chen revealed the plan for ‘Exodus’, a smartphone that will support “underlying protocols such as Bitcoin, Lightning Networks, Ethereum, Dfinity, and more.”The vision

Top 20 US Blockchain Job Markets 2018

A new study analyzing the top US blockchain and cryptocurrency job markets was released on Tuesday by Crypto Fund Research. The survey places San Francisco and New York at the top

Paycent Mobile Wallet | Dash Is Added, Here are More Details!

People are now able to send DASH to mobile numbers in over 200 countries with the Paycent mobile app. Paycent and DASH DASH was made available on Paycent, a hybrid mobile

Sustainable investing in blockchain with carbon coins » Brave New Coin

The trend towards conscious capitalism is just as significant for listed companies who want to drive their share price as it is for startups trying to get their product off the ground.

Leading Indian Banks Form Blockchain Trade Network with InfoSys

India Trade Connect, a blockchain-based trade network, has been launched by digital banking group Infosys Finacle, in partnership with seven regional banks.According to a press release Wednesday, Infosys, part of

Coincheck will Expand into the US

Monex Inc., the new owner of the cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck, has announced that Coincheck will expand into the US. Monex acquired Coincheck back in April, not long after Coincheck experienced

Where was the bitcoin rally? » Brave New Coin

The news of deals and grand reveals at Consensus has been a constant flow for the past three days and all of it delivered with the usual fervor of futuristic

Orbs Raises $118 Million to Fund Consumer Apps Blockchain Platform

Orbs, focused on large-scale consumer blockchain applications with mass market appeal and functionality, has raised over USD 118 million to fund the development and launch of its platform.According to a

World of Ether Reveals First Gameplay

World of Ether  – Over six months ago, on a snowy December day in NYC World of Ether began its development cycle. A month later, the game opened its presale and

Coinshares teams up for new custodian solution for institutional investors » Brave New Coin

To attract institutional money into the cryptocurrencies market, the incumbent players will have to adapt and cater to them rather than expecting institutional investors to change their standards.One area in

Bitfinex Teams up with Connamara for FIX Digital Asset Gateway Release

Leading digital asset trading platform Bitfinex and Connamara, a provider of matching engine technology for startups and frontier exchanges, announced on Monday the release of a Financial Information eXchange (FIX) digital

Consensus 2018 Highlights | Find Out What You Missed in NYC This Week

Consensus 2018 has come to an end. Instead of feeling upset, now is the time to reflect on all the news that various organizations announced. So, without further adieu, here

Bitmain Bets $110 Million That Circle Can Create the One True Stablecoin

On Tuesday, Circle announced it had closed a USD 110 million Series E equity investment led by Chinese bitcoin miner Bitmain. With this investment — which follows previous rounds involving

TRIDENT COIN-WORLD’S FIRST COIN BASED CRYPTO INDEX FUND

currencytimes: For most people, it’s not feasible to spend the time needed to do thorough research on which exchanges to trust, which coins to buy, and how to allocate your

Bitcoin Cash Price Watch | BCH/USD Dips Below $1,300 Amid Selloff

Key Highlights: Bitcoin Cash failed to crack above $1,400 earlier today. Instead, the coin declined below $1,300, now trading at around $1,250. A major resistance level has been established at

Why Ethereum’s (ETH) Vitalik Buterin Boycotted Consensus 2018

As the Consensus 2018 event came to a close only a few hours ago, one participant was visibly missing from the event in New York. That person is none other

Age of Rust | Another Cool Blockchain Adventure Game Is Near!

Age of Rust is a blockchain adventure game being developed by SpacePirate. The game involves roleplaying, strategizing, and battling other players. The reward? Cryptocurrency. Let the Adventure Begin Age of

Ripple (XRP) Xpring Financial Backing for Innovators Announced

Ripple [XRP] cryptocurrency, known for being focused on delivering better solutions and improvements when it comes to cross-border money transfers, has announced a new project called Xpring which will act

6 Winning tactics for profitable OTC trading » Brave New Coin

Institutional investors and high-net-worth individuals (HNI) typically use over-the-counter (OTC) trading when they want to buy or sell a large amount of cryptocurrency. That’s because while 99% of people wanting

NY Consensus Conference Day 1

NY Consensus Conference Day 1: Blockchain Week has begun with great enthusiasm for both technology enthusiasts and businesspeople around the world. Expectations have been met, and even exceeded in some

Cardano (ADA) Aims To Disrupt Virtual Reality Industry

It is very hard to see platforms in the blockchain industry performing excellently in the virtual reality world. However, Cardano, going by all indications aims to disrupt the 3D visualization

The two big ways blockchain will change healthcare » Brave New Coin

The tech world can’t stop talking about blockchain, and nowhere is that more evident than in the healthcare sector. At a recent healthcare information systems conference in Las Vegas “it was

New NEM Protocol | A Feature of Tech Bureau’s ‘Catapult’ Release

New NEM Protocol: Tech Bureau, a developmental group for blockchain technology software and services, has announced the release of its mijin v.2 blockchain engine, which is also known as Catapult. Catapult

Ethereum (ETH) Price Analysis: Reversal Pattern Alert!

Ethereum formed a head and shoulders pattern on its 1-hour time frame to signal that further losses are in the cards. Price looks ready to test the neckline around $650

Why HSBC’s transaction on R3’s Corda wasn’t a ‘world-first’ for blockchain » Brave New Coin

The Corda platform, developed by the R3 banking consortium, tries to balance traits of permissioned and public blockchains within a network. While some aspects were inspired by public blockchains, Corda was designed from scratch

Ripple News | What Has Ripple (XRP) Been Up To At Consensus 2018?

Ripple News: Ripple (XRP), the third largest virtual currency by market cap, is in the red zone Tuesday. The coin can’t take it too much to heart, though. Most of

Bitcoin Cash vs Bitcoin: How is BCH measuring up?

Bitcoin Cash is set to quadruple its block size today, from 8MB to 32MB — delivering transaction capacity far in excess of what it requires to meet its network demand.

Ethereum is Empowerment | Why Ethereum is Here to Stay

Bitcoin is money, Ethereum is empowerment. Since 2013 altcoin after altcoin has tried and failed to replace Bitcoin as the number one cryptocurrency on the market. It is fascinating how

Litecoin Price Analysis: Can LTC/USD Hold Gains Above $140?

Litecoin price recovered a few points and moved above $140 against the US Dollar. LTC/USD struggled to break the $150-155 resistance and is currently correcting lower. Key Talking Points Litecoin

‘Not all tokens can be defined as securities’ » Brave New Coin

Rarely do we hear sanguine comments from the SEC in regards to cryptocurrencies, so to hear a commissioner say “I am wary of any blanket designation for all ICOs” as

Is Bitcoin Safe? Tim Draper, Renowned Investor: It’s Safer Than Fiat

You may have asked the question: is Bitcoin safe? on multiple occasions. Should you really think to put your money into Bitcoin? Well, Tim Draper is an investor with renowned

Ripple (XRP) and Mitsubishi: Ripple’s Solutions Tested and Loved by Many

The intention to find use of Ripple’s distributed ledger technology for showcasing international money transfer has been declared by Mitsubishi Corporation and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group. Utilizing the solutions that

Why tech firms will be regulated like banks in the future » Brave New Coin

Nick Thompson, editor-in-chief at Wired, in a recent presentation about all things in the future of tech touched upon why there is a backlash against Silicon Valley right now.He put it down

HSBC Completes First Trade Using Blockchain Technology

HSBC Holding PLC (NYSE:HSBC) told the press on Monday that is completed the world’s first trade finance transaction using blockchain technology. The incentive? HSBC sees blockchain as a solution to

Amidst Shake Up, FUD, Bytecoin (BCN) Price Skyrockets

After one of the most promising occurrence for Bytecoin (BCN) in the space which was attributed to the listing it got from Binance, the world seems like a place of

A big week for institutional interest in crypto » Brave New Coin

It’s been a big week for institutional interest in crypto, bitcoin (BTC) in particular. There has been a build-up of talk around Wall Street firms for months showing cursory interest

Netherlands Blockchain Coalition | Introduces It’s First Research Agenda

The Netherlands Blockchain Coalition has been presented it’s first Blockchain Research Agenda by its ambassador, Rob van Gijzel, on Tuesday. Netherlands Blockchain Coalition, which was created by the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy as

Tron (TRX) Adds Virtual Machine TronVM v.0.1 Launch to the Schedule

Tron’s much anticipated end-of-month events are nearing with every second passing by. The mainnet launch is one of the most discussed topics around now in the crypto-community. According to Tron’s

Stablecoins and payment processors to take crypto mainstream » Brave New Coin

If we are going to take cryptocurrency mainstream then it's time to start using stablecoins and payment processors. The biggest barrier to cryptocurrency adoption right now is the extreme price volatility

Top Crypto News | May 7

The second week of May is over, and a lot went down. Especially in the crypto industry. There’s some stuff the crypto community will want to reflect on over the

Traditional Traders and Bankers Migrating to Crypto (BTC, ETH, XRP, LTC) Based Jobs

They say that the early bird catches the worm. This wise saying applies to the current happenings in the crypto-verse 100%. If you are a shrewd crypto trader, you usually

Blockchain News

Bloq Metronome Token Sale is on for June 18

Bloq, a US startup which gives companies the ability to create blockchain platforms, is set to issue its own Metronome ...
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WordPress for Blockchain: Superblocks Launches with $1 Million in Funding

Working from a base deep in a Swedish forest, computer coder Thomas Backlund has completed his five-year project with the ...
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Pan-African FinTech Firm Cellulant Raises $47.5 Million, Scales up Blockchain Division

An African digital payments service provider, Cellulant has raised USD 47.5 million to transform financial technology services across the continent, reaching ...
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Top 20 US Blockchain Job Markets 2018

A new study analyzing the top US blockchain and cryptocurrency job markets was released on Tuesday by Crypto Fund Research. The ...
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Leading Indian Banks Form Blockchain Trade Network with InfoSys

India Trade Connect, a blockchain-based trade network, has been launched by digital banking group Infosys Finacle, in partnership with seven ...
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Orbs Raises $118 Million to Fund Consumer Apps Blockchain Platform

Orbs, focused on large-scale consumer blockchain applications with mass market appeal and functionality, has raised over USD 118 million to ...
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TRIDENT COIN-WORLD’S FIRST COIN BASED CRYPTO INDEX FUND

currencytimes: For most people, it’s not feasible to spend the time needed to do thorough research on which exchanges to ...
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CRYPTOCURRENCY TRANSACTIONS ENTER A NEW ERA

CurrencyTimes: CybrSwype a company revolutionizing international trading [DALLAS, TX MAY 04, 2018]- They said, “It couldn’t be done” or that, ...
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Four interesting facts about crypto mining » Brave New Coin

China is the largest crypto minerChina is the world’s largest players when it comes to cryptocurrency mining which has been ...
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Company behind CoinShares enters custodian venture for institutional investors » Brave New Coin

To attract institutional money into the cryptocurrencies market, the incumbent players will have to adapt and cater to them rather ...
Read More

HTC announce blockchain-powered smartphone – but why? » Brave New Coin

Speaking at Consensus 2018, HTC founder Phil Chen revealed the plan for ‘Exodus’, a smartphone that will support “underlying protocols ...
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Sustainable investing in blockchain with carbon coins » Brave New Coin

The trend towards conscious capitalism is just as significant for listed companies who want to drive their share price as it is ...
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