Chinese Central Bank Hosts Closed-Door Meeting on Electricity Usage of Bitcoin Miners

The PBOC Hosts a Closed-Door Meeting Over Electricity Usage of Bitcoin MinersThe People’s Bank of China (PBOC) today had a closed-door meeting on the use of electricity for bitcoin mining. The legitimacy of the news has been confirmed by Tencent Finance.  Also Read: Peter Thiel, Bitcoin Astronaut, Moves Markets with Crypto Moonshot The PBOC Investigates the Power Usage of Bitcoin Mining Tencent Finance said that China’s central bank recently […]

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Drafting Laws and ‘Hodling’: U.S. Congress Discusses Cryptocurrency Disclosure

Drafting Laws and 'Hodling': U.S. Congress Discusses Cryptocurrency DisclosureU.S. lawmakers have been ramping up their efforts to regulate bitcoin and other digital currencies. Recently, advocacy groups who focus on government transparency have been growing concerned about politicians drafting laws while not disclosing their interests in cryptocurrencies. Also read: Is the Centralized Ripple Database With the Biggest Pre-Mine Really a Bitcoin Competitor? Ethics and Government […]

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Extra Credit, Cryptocurrency Education Platform Launches Crowdsale

Extra Credit has announced the launch of its XTRA token sale, starting January 1, 2018, as the platform strives to educate people about cryptocurrencies and drive its adoption while helping them grow with the ecosystem. Cryptocurrencies and their underlying blockchain technology can easily be labelled as the most disruptive technology of this decade. While it … Continue reading Extra Credit, Cryptocurrency Education Platform Launches Crowdsale

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How a Cafe in Singapore is Changing the Cryptocurrency Scene

A new cafe in Singapore has popped up, branding itself as the first cafe in the country to be owned and operated using digital currency. The cafe sells the usual array of cafe accouterments, with sandwiches coffee and more. As one of the first cryptocurrency based cafe’s in the country, the cafe accepts bitcoin as […]

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We’ve Come A Long Way – Bitcoin Block Zero Was Born Nine Years Ago Today

Bitcoin Block Zero Born Nine Years Ago: The Wild Ride to Over 500,000 Blocks LaterOn this day nine years ago, quietly, bitcoin and its blockchain network were birthed with block zero, the Genesis Block. Without government permission or wealthy backers, it has generated a quarter trillion in value. In combination with the resultant industry it spawned, comprising thousands of alternatives, cryptocurrency is a seven hundred billion dollar market. Nearly […]

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How Ethereum is Coming Back

The cryptocurrency market has been quite remarkable over the course of the past year or so. The most popular cryptocurrency by market capitalization remains bitcoin, with almost 50% of the capital invested in crypto, in bitcoin. One of the largest issues with bitcoin continues to be the issue of scalability. The currency has a high […]

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Bitcoin Price Watch; Here’s What’s On Tonight

So that’s another day complete in our bitcoin price trading efforts and it’s time to take a look at how things played out during the session and what we are going to look out for as things move forward tonight. This morning, we said we’d quite like to see some degree of consolidation followed by … Continue reading Bitcoin Price Watch; Here’s What’s On Tonight

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