Stormy Daniels Plays Crypto Card to Trump Adult Industry Competition

By | May 25, 2018

Stormy Daniels Plays Crypto Card to Trump Adult Industry Competition StormyDaniels.com will now be accepting the Vice Industry Token (VIT) as payment for viewing the website’s premium adult video content, PR Newswire reports today, May 25. The Vice Industry Token raised $22 mln in Ethereum (ETH) in 24 hours during its Initial Coin Offering (ICO) in February. The… Read More »

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Chinese Government Agency Partners With Tencent To Create 'Intelligent Tax' Lab

By | May 25, 2018

Chinese Government Agency Partners With Tencent To Create 'Intelligent Tax' Lab The Shenzhen branch of the Chinese tax administration has partnered with Tencent to develop blockchain solutions to a sticky tax problem. The Shenzhen Municipal Office of the State Administration of Taxation has announced a partnership with the Shenzhen-based tech giant, Tencent, aimed at fighting tax fraud.  The… Read More »

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Analysts Call Crypto Crackdown a Good Thing for the Industry

By | May 25, 2018

Analysts Call Crypto Crackdown a Good Thing for the Industry CNBC Africa Host Ran Neu-Ner has taken a position gaining a lot of acceptance recently that bringing clear regulation into the cryptocurrency marketplace at this time is a positive move for both entrepreneurs and investors. Regulation Will Open the Flood Gates Neu-Ner who hosts the CNBC Africa Crypto Trader appeared on the networks popular… Read More »

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Russian Institutions Test Central Bank’s ICO Platform

By | May 25, 2018

Russian Institutions Test Central Bank’s ICO Platform Two Russian financial institutions prepare to test a new regulatory platform with hopes of making ICOs more secure and transparent. Russia’s National Settlement Depository (NSD) and Sberbank CIB will test a new regulatory platform created by the Bank of Russia, the country’s central bank. Both banks’ core lines of business include… Read More »

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The World Needs Fewer Blockchain Ideas and More Decentralization

By | May 25, 2018

The World Needs Fewer Blockchain Ideas and More Decentralization Blockchain has become somewhat of a buzzword in the financial sector. Many people have high expectations for this revolutionary technology. However, some critics claim the financial sector needs decentralization, rather than more proprietary solutions. There are some reasons as to why this latter approach may be preferable. Is Blockchain Over-hyped?… Read More »

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Bitcoin’s Falling Price Nothing More Than Perception, Or Is There Manipulation?

By | May 25, 2018

Bitcoin’s Falling Price Nothing More Than Perception, Or Is There Manipulation? This article does not contain investment advice or recommendations. Every investment and trading move involves risk, so you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The past few months in Bitcoin’s history have been very interesting to watch, especially when honing in on its price… Read More »

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Caspian Partners With Bitmex to Offer All-In-One Portfolio Services

By | May 25, 2018

Caspian Partners With Bitmex to Offer All-In-One Portfolio Services On May 23 the cryptocurrency portfolio and risk management platform Caspian Tech announced a partnership with the Seychelles based trading platform the Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange (Bitmex). The move aims to bring Caspian closer to being an all-in-one platform with access to multiple exchanges. Full Stack Portfolio Management Firm Caspian… Read More »

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Chinese Blockchain Accelerator Offers Startups $ Mlns in Subsidies

By | May 25, 2018

Chinese Blockchain Accelerator Offers Startups $ Mlns in Subsidies The Blockchain Industrial Park in the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou has announced subsidies for startups worth millions of dollars, in an announcement Thursday, May 24. As shown by the new policy, the industrial park is aiming to attract blockchain space talent by offering individuals and startups generous incentives.… Read More »

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TRON Founder Reportedly Acquiring BitTorrent Inc.

By | May 25, 2018

TRON Founder Reportedly Acquiring BitTorrent Inc. BitTorrent Inc., operator of torrent client uTorrent, is reportedly in the process of being acquired by TRON founder Justin Sun, TorrentFreak reports Friday, May 25. Earlier this year, Justin Sun had sued BitTorrent Inc. – which changed its name to Rainberry last year – for reportedly violating a “No Shop” clause from… Read More »

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Ethereum Classic 51% Attack Would Cost Just $55 Mln, Result in $1 Bln Profit: Research

By | May 25, 2018

Ethereum Classic 51% Attack Would Cost Just $55 Mln, Result in $1 Bln Profit: Research A Brazilian researcher has calculated that it could take just $55 mln to hack a major cryptocurrency network for $1bln profit in new findings, TNW reports Friday, May 22. Husam Abboud of FECAP University in São Paulo used the example of Ethereum Classic… Read More »

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