Trading platform Anypay added full support for Bitcoin Cash
From now on, Anypay-collaborating stores will be able to accept payment at BCH via tablets, mobile devices or personal computers.
Iran in talks with 8 countries for use of cryptocurrency in financial transactions
The Iranian government is actively exploring various options for conducting financial transactions to bypass the economic sanctions of the United States.
Food delivery service around the world started to accept cryptocurrency
American, European and Asian food delivery platforms are increasingly accepting digital assets as payment.
At the Proof of Keys event discussed centralization of crypto space
The main theme of the event was the need to counter the anticipated centralization of the cryptocurrencies and exchanges.
Telegram’s cryptocurrency threatens the national security of Iran
The government of Iran intends to interfere with the development of the cryptocurrencies from the popular messenger Telegram.
Time magazine: "Bitcoin has a substantial liberating potential"
The sharp depreciation of and other troubles that happened with bitcoin in 2018, does not affect its unique advantages.
Square has become the financial company of the year thanks to the support of BTC
In February 2018, the company Square has provided its customers the opportunity to pay for goods and services with bitcoins.
Emission of Monero has reached 90% from the maximum amount XMR
By 2022, in circulation will be 18.4 million XMR, with to date has been mined more than 90% of the total.
Small businesses in Kenya become more often to accept bitcoin payments
The provision of services per virtual currency is a real trend among small businesses in East Africa.
Mike Novogratz: "Building a crypto-business in this market climate is a bad idea"
Known crypto-investor Mike Novogratz has expressed skepticism about the development of cryptocurrency business amidst a persistent bear market.
A partner at venture capital firm compared Bitcoin with Amazon in the era of dot-com
Lou Kerner, a partner at venture capital firm CryptoOracle, drew an analogy between the current slump crypto market and the dot-com bubble burst in early 2000-ies.
KPMG: “The cryptocurrency market will move from speculation to institutionalization”
Auditing company KPMG has published a report stating that Bitcoin and similar assets cannot be a means of sharing or capital preservation due to the lack of trust and scalability.
Experts predict a fall in the exchange rate of Bitcoin to $1500
Analysts at Bloomberg suggest that in the near future, the cost of the most popular cryptocurrencies in the world will continue to decline.
The ECB board member сalls Bitcoin «evil spawn of the financial crisis»
Speaking at the Economics of Payments conference, European Central Bank executive board member Benoît Cœuré criticized bitcoin, but at the same time laid high hopes for the blockchain technology.
Combined class-action lawsuit against Ripple moves to U.S. Federal court
Legal battle between Ripple and investors who lost money after buying XRP, proceed to the next stage.
Chinese court has recognized the right of citizens to own cryptocurrency
Chinese arbitration court ruled that Bitcoin is property with an economic value and should have legal protection.
ODBCoin ― cryptocurrency for fans of rap — goes on sale
This week will start pre-sale of ODBCoin, launched son of rapper Ol' Dirty Bastard, which was part of the iconic group Wu-Tang Clan.
The Bank of Japan: CBDC are not an effective economic tool
Masayoshi Amamiya, deputy governor of the Bank of Japan, confirmed its opposition to the creation of central bank-issued digital currencies (CBDC).
German Gref: Blockchain tech will be ‘ready’ in 3-5 years
The head of Sberbank believes that a world governments will not abandon the centralized models in favor of decentralized cryptocurrency in the next 10 years.
G4S has announced the launch of the crypto custody service
British security services company G4S launches a service to store and protect digital assets.
Gemini cryptocurrency exchange adds Litecoin trading
After a few days, cryptocurrency exchange Gemini will provide its users with the ability to trade Litecoin.
The citizens of Venezuela will have to pay for the documents through Petro
Soon all Venezuelans who want to leave the country, will have to use a national cryptocurrency for payment of fees for the issues of passports.
Survey says almost 80% of Americans have heard of cryptocurrency
According to the survey, conducted by YouGov company, almost 80% of Americans know about cryptocurrency, but only a few seriously consider them as means of payment.
The cryptocurrency industry can appear in Northern Korea
Isolation from the outside world doesn't prevent Northern Korea to practice creation of own industry of virtual currencies.
Meeting of the Ethereum developers did not succeed
Last Friday, developers, investors and large miners of the Ethereum cryptocurrency gathered to discuss key issues, but were not able to agree among themselves.
EOS is ahead of Bitcoin in the Chinese blockchain networks ranking
Chinese analysts published a new version of blockchain networks: the famous Bitcoin took only the tenth place, behind his more sophisticated followers.
Starbucks coffee will be available for purchase with Bitcoin
Soon Starbucks' customers will be able pay for coffee with bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
The founder of Wikipedia excludes the possibility of an ICO
The founder of online encyclopedia Wikipedia, Jimmy Wales said that his project will always be away from the cryptocurrency market
The profitability of Pantera Capital's crypto investments amounted to 10,000%
Thanks to the perspicacity of the leaders, the investment company Pantera Capital received 10,000% of the income from investments in cryptocurrencies.
Bitcoin is the first cryptocurrency in the World, in simple words - Bitcoin (BTC)
Information about Bitcoin (BTC) for beginners - what it is, its purposes and origin - in simple words.