Archive | February 12, 2018

Blockchain Based Rewards Benefit Independent Content Creators

Independent content providers have a difficult path to earning a living from their work but some new Blockchain based reward networks are changing this. Content creators to get their due Anyone who has spent years and countless hours developing independent content across multiple platforms knows how hard it is to actually generate any revenue from the […]

Ripple Price Technical Analysis – Is this Bearish Break in XRP/USD?

Key Highlights Ripple price is struggling to move above the $1.0250 level against the US dollar. There was a break below a key bullish trend line with support at $0.9830 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from SimpleFx). The pair could decline further towards the $0.9200 and $0.9000 support levels in […]

Berkeley to Launch ICO for the Homeless

In Berkeley, California, a rising homeless population has created a very silicon valley response; creating a cryptocurrency fundraiser using Blockchain technology. Berkeley will use Blockchain technology to create affordable housing The City of Berkeley is preparing to launch an ICO – an initial digital coin offering – which has become a popular tool for tech startups […]

Blockchain solutions to IoT payment challenges

In today’s world, a multitude of processes and transactions are being handled by machines – easing our lives in a wide array of scenarios from smartphones to autonomous vehicles. As technology continues to advance, we have begun to witness situations w…

Bitcoin Investors Aren’t Paying Their Cryptocurrency Taxes – Fortune

FortuneBitcoin Investors Aren’t Paying Their Cryptocurrency TaxesFortuneDespite months of warnings to pay their taxes on cryptocurrency profits, American Bitcoin investors aren’t in a hurry to tell Uncle Sam what they owe. Early data from one popular tax preparation service shows that only a minuscule proportion—just .04 …and more »

Who Needs a Lawyer or Accountant When You Have Blockchain Technology? This Project Is Making Private Investment Easy and Transparent

Accountants, lawyers, bankers, bookkeepers, and VC firms: these are just some of the intermediaries and support staff that are needed to allow private startup companies to take on private investment in their early stages (Pre IPO). This incurs a lot of overhead and lead time, and can completely price out some types of investor from […]

Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis for 02/13/2018 – Next Hurdles to Clear

Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price appears to be breaking out of its descending channel pattern to show that bullish momentum is picking up. Price has yet to clear several upside hurdles to confirm that the longer-term rally is resuming. Technical indicators are showing that the uptrend would likely persist. Bitcoin price appears to be […]

Asian Altcoin Trading Roundup: the top crypto is U.Cash

FOMO Moments The markets are nudging slowly higher during this morning’s Asian trading session. Confidence has gradually returned and we have had a few days without the usual mainstream media FUD storm. As the region builds up to the Chinese New Year holiday weekend things are expected to cool off a little. Bitcoin has held […]

Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis – BCH/USD’s Short-term Downside

Key Points Bitcoin cash price is still consolidating in a range above the $1,150 support level against the US Dollar. There was a break below a short-term contracting triangle with support at $1,245 on the hourly chart of BCH/USD (data feed from SimpleFX). The pair may decline toward the $1,150 support, which holds the key […]

Bitcoin Price Analysis – The bottom is likely in

Bitcoin (BTC) has risen ~50% over the past week following a ~60% drop throughout early January and February. The leading cryptocurrency now has a market cap of ~US$150 billion, with over US$3.5 billion traded over the past 24 hours.

BitConnect Plaintiff Claims its Founders are Associated With a Large Ponzi Scheme OneCoin

Lawsuits filed in the US last week against BitConnect promoters and executives were released to the public. The identities behind the alleged ponzi scheme including director Glenn Arcaro were unraveled, and several plaintiffs have claimed that the founders of OneCoin, another large-scale ponzi scheme, were involved in BitConnect. Several lawsuits filed earlier this month suggested […]