Archive | April 12, 2018

74 Beauty Clinics in Japan Now Accept Payments in BTC

This week the Japanese cryptocurrency exchange and payment processor, Bitflyer, announced its partnership with SBC Medical Group the parent company of the popular Shonan Beauty Clinic. The union between both firms means that 74 clinics nationwide will allow patients to settle their bills in cryptocurrency. Also read: Markets Update: BTC Price Jumps Over $1000 in Less […]

Another Washington County Puts Freeze on Bitcoin Mining – Coindesk

CoindeskAnother Washington County Puts Freeze on Bitcoin MiningCoindeskOfficials in yet another county in the U.S. state of Washington have placed a moratorium on new crypto mining operations. Announced Wednesday, Mason County’s Public Utility District (PUD) commissioners decided to implement the freeze in order to …

Ripple Partners with Santander on New Foreign Exchange App

European financial giant The Santander Group is reported to be launching a cross-border foreign exchange application on Friday based on blockchain technology developed by Ripple. Ripple Partners with Santander on New Foreign Exchange App The Financial Times reported on Thursday that the Spanish based banking group in partnership with Ripple have created an app they are… […]

Bitcoin Set to Surge, Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund Disagrees With Barclays

One of the worlds largest cryptocurrency hedge funds predicts the end of Bitcoin’s slump in sharp contrast to Barclays bank which claims the cryptocurrency has found its “new norm”. Hedge Fund Looks for Bitcoin to Surpass $20,000 Pantera Capital Management says that Bitcoin has found it’s ultimate low at $6,500 in this bear market and… […]

Ethereum Price Technical Analysis – ETH/USD Back in Uptrend

Key Highlights ETH price surged sharply and cleared the $480 resistance level against the US Dollar. There is a major bullish trend line forming with support at $440 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair remains in an uptrend and it is likely to move above $495-500 for more gains… […]

Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis – BCH/USD Bullish Above $700

Key Points Bitcoin cash price surged higher and broke the $700 resistance against the US Dollar. There is a short-term bullish breakout pattern forming with resistance at $745 on the hourly chart of the BCH/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is placed nicely in a bullish zone and is currently eyeing more gains… […]