Category: News

DApps in Decline As Crypto Markets Extend Losses

You hear it all the time — “decentralized apps (DApps) are the future of the internet and blockchain.” But according to a recently reported statistics, DApps have been slow to garner interest from the average crypto user, like you or I. Decentralized App User Count Plummets 56% Since January’s Highs Decentralized applications, smart contracts, and […]

Bitcoin Cash Use in Commerce Sees Significant Decrease

A review of payments received by the world’s 17 largest crypto exchanges has shown that Bitcoin Cash (BCH) use in commerce has decreased, according to blockchain analytics firm Chainanalysis, Bloomberg reported August 20. A group of analysts from Chainanalysis found that BCH payments dropped to $3.7 million in May from $10.5 million in March, while […]

UPS Files For a Patent for Blockchain-based Shipping System

Despite the fact that the overall cryptocurrency market has declined with around 70 percent since January 2018, interest in blockchain-based technology grows stronger. Yet another major company, UPS, demonstrates its serious intentions for implementing DLT in its operations. UPS Boards the Blockchain Bandwagon The shipping giant UPS has filed an application for a patent with […]

Experts Discuss Blockchain and Democracy and The ‘Freedom of Money’ at BlockShow Americas

BlockShow Americas 2018 kicked off this morning in Las Vegas, gathering over 1,500 attendees and 80 speakers from the blockchain industry from more than 50 countries worldwide to discuss the hottest topics that affect the blockchain community. Today, the Main Stage brought into focus governmental initiatives, blockchain’s impact on major industries, and the latest updates […]

Why Bitcoin Would Probably Not Get Listed on Binance Today

If launched today, Bitcoin would likely not be listed on Binance, the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange by volume — according to its listing guidelines.  Getting Your Foot in Binance’s Door Getting listed on the world’s biggest exchange is the holy grail for any coin that wants to be taken seriously. At the same time, Binance has […]

IOTA, Stellar Lumens, Litecoin, Tron, EOS Technical Analysis

All in all, traders and investors are optimistic of a morale boosting recovery in altcoins price. Nonetheless, for that to happen then we must see strides as EOS, Litecoin and Tron buyers build up enough momentum for further higher highs past last week’s highs. IOTA and Stellar Lumens bulls might spear head this recovery on […]

Platform Won’t Support Margin Trading, Contracts to Be Fully Collateralized

Bakkt —  the forthcoming regulated global ecosystem for crypto assets recently unveiled by Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) —  will not support margin trading for its Bitcoin (BTC) contract, according to an official Medium post published August 20. Earlier this month, ICE –– the operator of 23 leading global exchanges including the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) […]

All Australians Can Now Pay Their Bills With Bitcoin

Cointree and Gobbill have announced a partnership that allows Australians to pay their bills using cryptocurrency.  Details of the Partnership The former is a cryptocurrency exchange platform while the latter is a billing platform. Together, they have created a cryptocurrency bills payment system irrespective of whether the business accepts digital coins or not. Cointree, which […]

Major Crypto Exchanges Collaborate to Create Self-Regulatory Organization

Four major cryptocurrency exchanges are teaming up develop a self-regulatory organization (SRO) that would work cohesively to develop rules, regulations, and to set new regulatory standards for the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry. News of the potential SRO comes several months after the idea was first proposed by Cameron Winklevoss, co-founder of the Gemini exchange. The […]