DECEMBER 2018 – Bitcoin, Crypto, Blockchain and ICO weekly news headlines

Can’t keep up the enormous amount of crypto news out there? Make sure you bookmark this article so that you can keep tabs on the top news headlines for the weeks in December 2018… watch the short videos below!         State-owned Russian bank Sberbank with participation from Region Brokerage Company and the country’s National Settlement Depository (NSD), it settled the “world’s first” three-way over-the-counter (OTC) repo using a smart contract. Ethereum (ETH) core developers agreed to launch the Constantinople  hard fork at block 7,080,000, as decided in…

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New Study Shows Crypto Volatility Biggest Barrier to Mainstream Adoption

  Vast Majority Would Like to Use Cryptocurrency Daily But Cite Volatility as Primary Concern PALO ALTO, Calif –  Meter, a high performance decentralized stable cryptocurrency linked to the global average competitive cost of electricity, shared the results of a new study that reveals volatility is cryptocurrency’s most pressing issue hindering mass adoption.   As the world becomes more connected through the Internet, we see more avenues for exchange of goods, services and ideas across disparate and distant borders. Meter conducted a study of 1,000 U.S. consumers who were familiar with…

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New Association Founded in Shanghai with a Goal of Drawing 100 Million to Blockchain by 2021

  Asia is no stranger to economies of scale. Every significant area of the region’s economy has grown at a swift pace in the course of the last 30 years. This growth has been particularly important in China, as that nation transitions from world factory to world laboratory and home of new leaps in consumer-led innovation.  The introduction of blockchain, especially in its cryptocurrency form, led to great excitement in China among diverse sections of society. New industries, services and (sad to say) bad actors sprang into being overnight.  …

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Bitcoin vs. Ripple (XRP): The similarities and differences

  Bitcoin vs. Ripple (XRP): The similarities and differences   For any amateur, cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ripple (XRP) and others may seem to be the same, with differences in value just like how different fiat currencies have different values. However, this is far from the truth. Each cryptocurrency has been designed differently. In this post, let us compare Bitcoin against Ripple (XRP), two of the most famous currencies traded on online Bitcoin Exchange.   Similarities between them Cashing Out – if you want to cash out your Bitcoin or Ripple…

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NOVEMBER 2018 – Bitcoin, Crypto, Blockchain, ICO Weekly News Headlines

Can’t keep up the enormous amount of crypto news out there? Make sure you bookmark this article so that you can keep tabs on the top headlines for the week… watch the short videos below! #5 Week ending 30 November 2018 Bitcoin has it’s worst month, the ETF battle continues and Blockchain applications surge ahead     Bitcoin just ended its worst-performing month in seven years (36%) in terms of month-over-month price declines The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged professional boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and music producer…

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Bitcoin’s 10th year anniversary – New era of Technological Innovation and Global Disruption

  Enthusiasts and critics alike analyse blockchain’s evolution: from its inception and tremendous rise to the current state of the industry — one that is faced with challenges including regulatory uncertainty, security concerns, and issues with scalability.   What the future holds for decentralised technologies and crypto-assets?  Industry leaders comment on the rise and fall of bitcoin over the past decade, what systemic problems have contributed to the rise of blockchain technology, where we stand in terms of mainstream adoption, and an insight into what the future could hold for…

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Ambrosus Partner With NDS and Mega Mart to Track Premium Quality Beef

  Proof-of-concept with leading Korean food producer and retailer will provide end-to-end traceability for beef   Seoul, South Korea — October 9, 2018 — Ambrosus, the globally decentralised blockchain and IoT platform, has partnered with NDS, a subsidiary of Korean food producer Nongshim, to track and trace premium quality beef sold by food retailer Mega Mart. Using the AMB-NET blockchain, Ambrosus will pioneer a revolutionary beef traceability model in Mega Mart, which will let company partners and consumers to easily access detailed information about the history and transportation surrounding each…

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BitGo Supports Dash: First Multi-Signature Wallet and Custodial Solution

  Palo Alto – BitGo, the market leader in institutional-grade cryptocurrency security, announced 5 October, 2018 that it has added Dash to its expanding list of currencies. BitGo is the first multi-signature wallet and custodial solution on the market today that supports Dash. BitGo now supports 85 coins and tokens as part of its quickly growing list of digital currencies.     Dash is a new money system that allows users to make instant payments online or in-store using a secure open-source platform hosted by thousands of users around the world.…

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What is Bitcoin? Fully Explained in the Big Bang Theory

  Now, are all these technical Bitcoin explanations flying over your head? This, very funny, story explains what Bitcoin is and also highlights the importance of keeping your Bitcoin safe.         Can you imagine buying or mining Bitcoin years ago? It went from 0.0001 to a thousands of dollars in less than a decade. Well, there are still crypto opportunities out there… Here is one of them… click here to learn more     What is Bitcoin, really? There are those that are seriously interested to know…

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The rise of the ICO and what it can mean for Cryptocurrency

ICO – short for initial coin offering – is an upcoming trend in crowdfunding which uses cryptocurrency and is backed by blockchain. For firms looking to raise money for operations and innovation, there are a handful of options out there which they can use.     Traditionally, the common practice was to wait for the company to make enough profits to contribute to expansion and development, which restricted the firm to only the funds generated by the company. However, as a different option, firms can opt for sponsors or investments…

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