Sandbox Exchange

Regulatory Sandbox Exchange Granted To Palmex By Central Bank Of Bahrain

A regulatory sandbox license has been granted to Palmex making it the first digital currency exchange in North Africa and the Middle East to...

Western Union Says Use Of Ripple (XRP) Hasn’t Brought Down Money...

Money transfer firm Western Union has disclosed that it is yet to save money by using Ripple (XRP) to move money across borders. For...
Crypto

deVere Group Study Reveals High Net Worth Individuals Are Increasingly Embracing...

A survey conducted by global financial consultancy deVere Group has revealed that more than 35% of HNWI – High Net Worth Individuals have already...

Bitmain Antminer E3 ASIC vs the Ethereum mining community

Recently, there was a lot of talk about ASIC, Ethereum, video cards (GPU), AMD and Intel, all in the same breath and all in...

Interview: Powerpeers the world’s first real-time peer2peer energy sharing platform

I recently had the opportunity to meet Lars Falch one of the founders of Powerpeers.nl, an exciting new tech company, at their headquarter, just...

Has Bitcoin Failed, And Will Bitcoin Cash Prevail? Ver Thinks So…

An interesting debate took a place at Deconomy or Distributed Economy, in Seoul, South Korea on 5th April regarding Bitcoin scaling and adoption. The...

Binance Continues Its Rapid Growth As It Plans New Products

Binance, which is headquartered in Hong Kong has been growing rapidly and now boasts of more users than the population of the city state...

Blockchain Technology Is The Answer To Privacy Breaches On Social Media

Following the revelations that data was collected from users of the social media platform Facebook and used for political campaign purposes by Cambridge Analytica,...

ASIC Miners Are Out For Blood, What It Means For Graphics Cards

It's about to be an all-out war in the cryptocurrency mining arena following reports that ASIC miners are about to venture into the Ethereum...

A Primer On SAFT Agreements

Since 2013 when the initial token sale was launched the market for Initial Coin Offerings has largely been unregulated. Financial regulators have however begun...

Is Blockchain Going To Overtake Cloud Computing?

Not so long ago, cloud computing was the hype in the business and computer industry, with most global businesses making the shift into cloud...

Why Accountants Need To Learn About Blockchain And Cryptocurrencies

A World Economic Forum report has estimated that by 2025 about 10% of the global gross domestic product will be stored on the blockchain....

Reddit Community Claims Three Decades – Old Game Foretold Bitcoin

A Reddit user has posted on the forum a screenshot seeking to prove that the emergence of Bitcoin was foreseen in Final Fantasy III,...

What is: Ripple

Ripple is a software company who has developed a fast low cost scalable blockchain solution to instantly send money globally. The solution connects banks,...

What is: Bitcoin

To most people Bitcoin is probably the best known cryptocurrency, and when it made its huge climb to nearly $20,000 momentarily, and got mainstreams...

What is: Blockchain nodes

In a conventional enterprise computing network nodes are normally defined as: - A ‘server’ which is a dedicated unit running 24/7/365 on purpose made...

What is: xCurrent

xCurrent is a software solution developed by Ripple, for banks to instantly process payments. xCurrent is built around the Interledger Protocol (ILP) which enables...

What is: Fork

A fork in the blockchain happens for one of two reasons: 1. Due to a change in the design of the technology. 2. If...

What is: Litecoin

Litecoin is in principle an improved version of Bitcoin. They two were created with the purpose of serving as a platform on which instant...

Virtual Currency Islamic Microfinance Fund Launched In Indonesia

Blossom Finance, a firm based in Indonesia, has formed a partnership with Islamic microfinance firm, PMBT Ventura, with a view to unveiling a virtual currency...

Verge reveals mystery partnership April 17th

Verge (XVG) has recently been grabbing tons of attention from crypto enthusiast as the Verge (XVG) coin rose 66% on Tuesday, the biggest mover of...

Diamond-Backed Crypto Asset Launched In The United Arab Emirates

The Al Kasir Group which is based in Dubai has unveiled an ICAO - Initial Crypto-Asset Offering that is backed by diamonds as well as...

Messari Obtains Seed Funding To Create EDGAR-Like Database For Cryptos

New York-based startup Messari has obtained the seed funding the firm requires to launch the first product. Though the co-founder and chief executive officer of...

Japanese Power Utility In Bitcoin (BTC) Lightning Network Trial

The third-biggest power utility in Japan is conducting a trial for a promising technology of making payments using Bitcoin (BTC). Chubu Electric Power has entered...

Robomarkets Introduces Round-The-Clock Cryptocurrency Trading Through Cryptocurrency CFDs

European brokerage firm Robomarkets has announced the launch of a new feature that will allow its users to trade cryptocurrency CFDs, particularly on the most...