Tag Archives: Cryptocurrency

BCX Mainnet Launches: Delivering the Future for the Bitcoin Community

15 Jan
Bitcoin community

NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — BCX, operated by BitcoinX Foundation, is a promising fork of Bitcoin, today announced that it’s Mainnet launched successfully on January 15, 2018. This indicates BCX is able to offer unlimited possibilities for the Bitcoin community. With its successfully Mainnet launch, BCX now supports SegWit, Lightning Network, Replay Protection, Unique Address Format, DAA difficulty Adjustment and blake2b GPU mining. Slow transaction […]

Bitcoin Price Holds Near the $14,000 Mark

29 Dec
Bitcoin price

Bitcoin price holds at about $14,000 on thursday after rebounding from a sell-off last week. According to data from Coinbase, the leading U.S. cryptocurrency trading platform, bitcoin price was trading near 14,204 on Thursday evening. Bitcoin, the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market cap, rebounded over 40 percent from a low of $10,400 it hit on Friday. The price rose […]

Bitcoin Investment Trust Announces Record Date for Distribution of Bitcoin Gold

22 Nov
Bitcoin

NEW YORK, Nov. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Grayscale Investments, LLC, the sponsor (the “Sponsor”) of the Bitcoin Investment Trust (OTCQX: GBTC) (the “Trust”), announced that it has today declared a distribution and established a record date for the distribution of a portion of the rights to Bitcoin Gold tokens currently held by the Trust as a result […]

62 Insane Facts About Bitcoin

17 Nov
Bitcoin Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin is a virtual currency that uses Blockchain technology for secure payments and storing money electronically, without requiring a bank or a person’s name. Satoshi Nakamoto created this cryptocurrency back in 2009. The biggest advantage of Bitcoin is that it’s not under control of central authority, government or private company, so people are free from […]

Monaco Selects Gemalto’s Innovative Metal Card to Bring Power of Cryptocurrency to Every Wallet

13 Nov
Cryptocurrency card future - Midnight Blue (Classic plastic card), Ruby Steel, Rose Gold, Space Gray (Platinum metal cards) and Obsidian Black (Limited Edition Platinum metal card)

HONG KONG, Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Monaco, the pioneering payments and cryptocurrency platform, announced today that it has selected Gemalto to supply innovative card bodies, among which are high-end metal cards for Monaco’s range of Visa Platinum cards. Such cards, coupled with the Monaco app, deliver perfect interbank exchange rates and up to 2% cryptocurrency cashback on all purchases. In the […]

STK Global Payments Launches Pre-sale

30 Oct
Gibraltar for global payments

GIBRALTAR, Oct. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — STK Global Payments, creators of the STK token, is launching a pre-sale today, ahead of its Token Generation Event beginning November 13, 2017. Built on the Ethereum blockchain as an ERC20 token, the STK token will enable instant cryptocurrency payments at point of sale — the first such solution to bridge cryptocurrency […]

Bitcoin Value Rebounds After Another Split

27 Oct
Bitcoin

NEW YORK, October 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Bitcoin price continued to recover on Thursday after the price took a recent dive due to the, “hard fork” that happened on Tuesday. According to data from CoinDesk, Bitcoin rose 3.6 percent to $5940.83 during Thursday’s trading session. Bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, went through a hard fork on Tuesday […]

Cryptocurrencies meet XTRABYTES for Unmatched Security, Unlimited Scalability and Uncompromising Transaction Speed

23 Oct
Cryptocurrencies vault

Has XTRABYTES Already Rendered The Top Cryptocurrencies Obsolete? XTRABYTES is a project that most people have never heard of, yet it has the potential to render all of the top cryptocurrencies obsolete. XTRABYTES is a completely decentralized, secure platform that has real world use, as it is scalable, with a transaction volume capacity that is head and shoulders […]

WaterToken Launches on Oct. 25, 2017

22 Oct
WaterToken

Blockchain Goes Green for WaterToken ICO DALLAS, Oct. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The notion that man may one day live on another planet has been talked about for centuries. Elon Musk is preparing for a possible colonization strategy on Mars and a typical person could live on the red planet one day. Many technological breakthroughs must fall into place, but […]

Propy Announces World’s First Real Estate Purchase on Ethereum Blockchain

02 Oct
Ethereum Blockchain

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington’s purchase of an apartment in Ukraine marks a milestone that opens the floodgates for real asset transfers on the blockchain. Propy, the global property store and decentralized title registry, today announced the world’s first real estate transaction on the distributed public blockchain network — Ethereum. TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington remotely purchased a $60,000 apartment in Kiev, […]

Blockchain is the most disruptive invention since the Internet itself – not just in finance

12 Jul
Blockchain Genesis

Here’s the often overlooked reason why: A blockchain carries no transaction cost. (An infrastructure cost yes, but no transaction cost.) The blockchain is a simple yet ingenious way of passing information from A to B in a fully automated and safe manner. One party to a transaction initiates the process by creating a block. This block is […]