Twitch Ditches Bitcoin; Crypto Remains a Terrible Payment Method

When Satoshi Nakamoto wrote the historic bitcoin whitepaper, the elusive creator called bitcoin a peer-to-peer electronic cash system. But ten years later, bitcoin is...

‘Bitcoin Bank’ Silvergate Says Crypto Client Base Climbed 122% in 2018

Silvergate Bank, which bills itself as the “leading provider of innovative financial infrastructure solutions and services to participants in the digital currency industry,” has...

Regulators Explain Why Bitcoin Futures Are Easier to Approve Than Bitcoin ETFs

Commissioners of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) have come together to discuss their regulatory approaches...

High Cost Slows Down Bitcoin ATM Growth in Africa

There are more than 4,000 bitcoin automated teller machines (ATMs) in the world, but only just about 10 (or 0.2 percent) of these are...

Square CEO Believes Bitcoin Will be the ‘Single Currency’ of the Internet

Cash App has announced that users are now able to buy Bitcoin in all the 50 states of the United States. Back in 2017,...

Monero Forks: Bulletproofs Integration Kicks off New Era of Privacy, Speed

Monero (XMR) forked successfully earlier today, and the network has seen no major hiccups so far. This release is unlike the usual ones that try to...

Soaring Inflation Sends Bitcoin Trading Volume to [Another] New High in Venezuela

The amount of Venezuelan bolivars being spent to purchase bitcoin has risen to record levels as the South American country experiences unprecedented hyperinflation and a worsening...

Budding NBA Star is a Bitcoiner, Says His Shoe Brand Will Accept Crypto

Spencer Dinwiddie is not “rich” by professional athlete standards. Currently, he makes around $1 million a year before taxes from his NBA contract. The...

Analyst Shows Bithumb Seeing Serious Wash-Trading on BTC Pairs

The past one week has been good for cryptocurrencies as most coins have turned green. Many crypto enthusiasts may see this as a return of...

Elirtex Promises Daily Crypto Profits With Collective Investments

The Elirtex platform has been developed by specialists that work on Elirtex Limited with the intention to attract capital through online cryptocurrency investment. The company is...

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