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August 2018

Viabtc CEO Proposes BCH Organization to Establish Standards

On August 31 the CEO of the firm Viabtc, Haipo Yang, published a blog post proposing the establishment of a standardization organization like the World Wide Web’s W3C consortium. Haipo Yang wants to start a similar group called the Bitcoin… Continue Reading →

DNA: The Safest Way to Store your Bitcoin Fortune

To date, storing cryptocurrencies securely remains a significant concern for bitcoin enthusiasts. To address this challenge once and for all, Carverr has created a hack-proof way for digital assets investors to store their DLT-based virtual currency wallet passwords or private… Continue Reading →

Tron Price: The 12th-Largest Cryptocurrency Continues to Range Trade

On Friday Aug 31, Tron (TRX) crept higher than the day before, but the momentum was already fading out by noon. The crypto is now trading at $0.0247, which is lower than early this week, says Dmitriy Gurkovskiy, chief analyst… Continue Reading →

Kiev’s Bessarabsky Market Accepts Cryptocurrencies for Groceries

Bessarabsky market, a landmark of Ukraine’s capital, is introducing crypto payments. Fruits and vegetables are already sold for a number of cryptocurrencies including bitcoin cash (BCH). The initiative to offer the alternative payment option aims to show how simple it… Continue Reading →

Not a Ticket to Riches: Average Cryptojacking Website Makes Only $5.80 per Day

The amount of money that the average cryptojacker makes in a day places them squarely below the developed world’s poverty line. This came to the fore after a study conducted by researchers at Germany’s Braunschweig University of Technology revealed that… Continue Reading →

Self-Proclaimed Bitcoin Creator Craig Wright Sparks Controversy After Getting His Math Wrong

Craig Wright, the Australian computer scientists and self-proclaimed creator of Bitcoin, has landed in a new controversy after tweeting August 28, that miners who can’t mine blocks of 32MB deserve to go bankrupt. Expectedly, a war of words soon broke… Continue Reading →

FutureBit Project Apollo: Bringing ASIC Mining Back to the Home Miner

An interesting new project from the developer of the FutureBit Moonlander and FutureBit Moonlander 2 USB Litecoin ASIC miners jstefanop called FutureBit Project Apollo. The new device called the FutureBit Apollo LTC is trying to be the world’s most efficient… Continue Reading →

August 2018 Volume Rankings Report: ETC and Dash Top Ten

During August, the monthly volume posted by the majority of leading cryptocurrency markets continued to decline. Despite such, the ETC and Dash markets again defied the trend to post an increase in trade volume, with XRP also bucking the downward… Continue Reading →

CBOE Close to Launching Ethereum Futures: Report

CBOE, the Chicago exchange that pioneered the listing of bitcoin futures in the U.S., has quietly begun telling market makers that it is close to launching a new cryptocurrency product: ethereum futures. Citing an unnamed source with knowledge of the… Continue Reading →

China: Blockchain Technology Powers a new Ride-Hailing App

In late August 2018, Andy Chen announced the creation of VV Go a blockchain based app which aims to boost rider safety and driver income in China’s emerging ride-hailing market. Andy Chen Weixing, the founder of Kuaidi Dache, was pushed… Continue Reading →

Such Bulls Much Wow: Dogecoin Price Leaps Over 30 Percent

Dogecoin price today had its Thank-God-Its-Friday moment after rising by more than 30 percent against the US Dollar. DOGE/USD began the day by continuing to its bull run. The pair on Thursday had jumped sharply from 0.00246-fiat to 0.00324-fiat, i.e…. Continue Reading →

Japanese Social Media Giant LINE Launches Cryptocurrency, DPoS Blockchain

Japanese social media company LINE is doubling down on its bet that cryptocurrency has a bright future. The publicly-traded LINE announced on Friday that it has launched its own cryptocurrency, named “LINK,” complete with an independent blockchain designed to serve… Continue Reading →

A Complete A-Z of Stablecoins

Stablecoins have proliferated this year, so much so that it’s been hard to keep track of them all. In a bid to remedy that, has compiled a list of all stablecoins that are currently tradable – plus several others… Continue Reading →

Verizon, JetBlue Back Blockchain Firm Filament’s $15 Million Funding

Blockchain startup Filament has closed a new $15m funding round.nSource

Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTC/USD Reverses from $7,000

Bitcoin on Friday recovered more than 3 percent from its intraday low near $6,800. The BTC/USD began the day continuing to its steady upside recovery and reached as above as 7020-fiat during the early Asian trading session. The bounce back… Continue Reading →

Cryptocurrency Under the Spotlight as E.U. Finance Ministers Meet

Amidst the ongoing atmosphere of regulatory ambiguity regarding cryptocurrencies and digital assets in the world’s largest trading area, E.U. finance ministers are set to meet yet again to hold some discussions on the topic of regulating the issuance and trade… Continue Reading →

Yahoo! World’s Sixth-Most Popular Website Now Supports Cryptocurrency Trading

The world’s sixth most popular website has launched a service to allow readers to trade bitcoin, ethereum, and other cryptocurrency tokens directly through its platform., which according to Alexa ranks as the sixth most visited website both globally and… Continue Reading →

Wormhole Developers Address Rumors Concerning Protocol Security

On August 1 reported on the Wormhole project and the BCH burned to create Wormhole Cash (WHC) tokens. Since then there’s been a lot happening in the BCH environment, and Wormhole developers have felt the need to address the… Continue Reading →

Russian Watchdog is Developing a Cryptocurrency Tracking Tool

The Federal Financial Monitor Service, or Rosfinmonitoring, has reached a limited liability company to develop an analytical tool for tracking cryptocurrency transactions, BBC Russia reported. The Russian watchdog requires the addition of a crypto-tracking tool to an anti-financial crime system. The… Continue Reading →

Origin Protocol Launches its Decentralized, Secure, and Auditable Messaging System

Origin, an Ethereum smart contracts blockchain and IPFS-based protocol for creating sharing economy marketplaces, has launched its decentralized, secure and auditable messaging system, to allow users communicate seamlessly, according to a news release on August 29, 2019. Real-time DLT-based Communication… Continue Reading →

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