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Law enforcement in Spain busted a gang that sold designer drugs on the Dark Web that were primarily bought with Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. One of the ways that centralized financial institutions and the media throw FUD at cryptocurrency is by linking it to illegal activities. Such reporting brings on plenty of clicks, and the …

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This story was shared from this site It is pertinent for all cryptocurrencies to continue evolving. In the case of ZCash, some major network upgrades have been introduced this week. Known as the Overwinter upgrade, it will bring more positive attention to this altcoin as a whole. The Zcash Upgrade in a Nutshell For a …

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Union Square Ventures (USV), a private equity and venture capital firm, has plans to invest in blockchain and cryptocurrencies over the course of the next 10 years, CNBC reports June 29. Those plans, however, do not include establishing a separate fund. Albert Wenger, managing partner at USV, told CNBC that “we see a lot of …

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Ethereum was an invention by Vitalik Buterin. He introduced this open-source blockchain platform in a 2013 white paper. Vitalik Buterin, a Bitcoin programmer at the time, wanted to expand the use of cryptocurrency applications. And, thus, Ethereum’s blockchain was introduced in July 2015, seeking to incorporate Deciphering the Meaning of This Trending Technology Firstly, let’s …

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By Alistair Wong . June 30, 2018 . 3:30pm Back in the end of May, GMO Internet Group announced that it is setting up CryptoChips, a service that will award players Bitcoin based on completing missions and ranking highly in their games. The service is meant to be something like “secret pocket money” remuneration for …

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<!– Advertisement –> The South African Reserve Bank (SARB), South Africa’s Central Bank, has concluded a multi-bank project to test bank-to-bank payment transfers using the Ethereum based platform, Quorum. Project Khokha is a collaboration of eight South African banks including SARB, Absa, Capitec, Discovery, Investec, FirstRand, Nedbank, and Standard Bank. 70,000 Transactions in Two Hours …

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<!– Advertisement –> The blockchain-based global telecom platform Bubbletone has successfully completed its ICO, collecting $8.6 million. All Universal Mobile Tokens (UMT) will be issued to crowdsale participants by 10 July. Soon the company plans the market launch of an original roaming-free Bubbletone SIM card that developers are already actively testing in the US and Europe. In …

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<!– Advertisement –> Massive trade orders on Kraken fail to sway the price of Tether any further than modest ones, leaving researchers and analysts puzzled. Unlikely Coincidences “USD-backed” Tether (USDT) is making headlines yet again for the dubious activity surrounding the token. A report from Bloomberg today details evidence that Tether markets on the US-based …

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Most financial investing, including Bitcoin, is dominated by men. In India, it is very different as women are investing more money in cryptocurrencies compared to their male counterparts. Indian Women Embrace Bitcoin Recent research by BuyUcoin paints an interesting future regarding Indian cryptocurrency investments. The industry has seen tremendous growth, mainly thanks to women. More …

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Dear Moneyist, I’m a frequent babysitter for two boys. Their mother pays me $13 an hour, which I am very content with. This summer I’ll be watching them everyday for 8 hours WITH another girl my age. I’m not sure why there needs to be two sitters but I was OK with it. We have …

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