Hodler’s Digest, May 21-27: Market Slumps, Crypto Investigations Abound, but Adoption Stays Strong

By | May 27, 2018

Hodler’s Digest, May 21-27: Market Slumps, Crypto Investigations Abound, but Adoption Stays Strong Coming every Sunday, the Hodler’s Digest will help you to track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions, and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories… Read More »

Hodler’s Digest, May 14-20: Crypto Ban FUD And Blockchain Adoption Galore

By | May 20, 2018

Hodler’s Digest, May 14-20: Crypto Ban FUD And Blockchain Adoption Galore Top Stories This Week Circle Partners With Bitmain For Planned Release Of USD-Backed Stable Coin Circle Internet Financial Ltd. has finished a $110 mln investment round with led by Chinese mining hardware manufacturer Bitmain as part of their project to create a US-dollar backed stable coin. The… Read More »

Hodler’s Digest, May 7-13: From Facebook To NYSE, Mainstream Thinks Of Adoption

By | May 13, 2018

Hodler’s Digest, May 7-13: From Facebook To NYSE, Mainstream Thinks Of Adoption Top Stories This Week Owner Of New York Stock Exchange Mulls Over Addition Of Crypto Trading The New York Times reported this week that the NYSE might be giving its customers the option to buy and hold Bitcoin, an assertion backed up by documents, emails, and… Read More »

Ethereum as a Security, ICO Market Reopening in South Korea and Rat Poison: Hodler’s Digest, Apr 30-May 6

By | May 6, 2018

Ethereum as a Security, ICO Market Reopening in South Korea and Rat Poison: Hodler’s Digest, Apr 30-May 6 Top Stories this week Ethereum—Security Or Not? In what could be some earth shattering news for Ethereum – the world’s second largest cryptocurrency – US regulators will apparently be discussing whether or not it should be classified as security next… Read More »

To HODL Or Not To HODL? Value Averaging Crypto Investments: Expert Take

By | April 27, 2018

To HODL Or Not To HODL? Value Averaging Crypto Investments: Expert Take In our Expert Takes, opinion leaders from inside and outside the crypto industry express their views, share their experience and give professional advice. Expert Takes cover everything from Blockchain technology and ICO funding to taxation, regulation, and cryptocurrency adoption by different sectors of the economy. If… Read More »

Fear and HODLing at MIT: Blockchain Experts Weigh Impact of SEC Crackdown

By | April 24, 2018

Fear and HODLing at MIT: Blockchain Experts Weigh Impact of SEC Crackdown Regulation: It’s good for you, but it’s going to hurt. That seemed to be the main takeaway for the cryptocurrency industry from Monday’s Business of Blockchain conference at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). On the one hand, the event was clouded by speculation that the… Read More »

EOS announces billion-worth VC fund for developers

By | May 24, 2018

EOS announces billion-worth VC fund for developers 11 days before the mainnet launch, the company staying behind EOS blockchain platform announces the creation of a venture fund designed to encourage developers around the world to create applications on EOS. Block.one, the company behind EOSIO, announced the launch of a $1 billion venture fund. The fund will distribute these… Read More »

Former Obama Aide Targeted by Anti-Bitcoin Political Ad for Accepting Crypto Donations

By | May 23, 2018

Former Obama Aide Targeted by Anti-Bitcoin Political Ad for Accepting Crypto Donations Democratic congressional candidate Brian Forde has been targeted by anti-crypto political advertising for accepting Bitcoin (BTC) donations to his campaign, VICE reported Tuesday, May 22. Forde’s rival Dave Min, who is also running for the Democratic nomination for the upcoming congressional elections in California, circulated an… Read More »

US: Crypto Could Pose a Problem for Candidates Seeking Security Clearances

By | May 22, 2018

US: Crypto Could Pose a Problem for Candidates Seeking Security Clearances The recognition of Bitcoin as a form of foreign currency could potentially have an impact on decisions in recruiting new employees to the US Department of Defence (DoD), Bloomberg reported May 22. The Pentagon’s chief concern is whether investment in cryptocurrencies indicates criminal intent or constitutes an… Read More »

Volatility: The Necessary Evil Of Cryptocurrency And How To Handle It

By | May 21, 2018

Volatility: The Necessary Evil Of Cryptocurrency And How To Handle It Part of what has cemented cryptocurrencies on the map since they exploded into the mainstream investor market has been their volatility. Investors flooded to the likes of Bitcoin when, through November and December 2018, the value of the cryptocurrency increased in value exponentially. However, such volatility is… Read More »