Month: February 2019

Moscow Blockchain Cluster Needs Intellectual Property Mechanism, Says Expert

Founder of blockchain platform Universa.io Aleksandr Borodich said that the Moscow blockchain innovation cluster needs a mechanism for assessing intellectual property. The Moscow-based blockchain innovation cluster needs a mechanism for assessing intellectual property, says the founder of blockchain platform Universa.io, Aleksandr Borodich. Borodich’s statements were reported by Russian news agency TASS on Feb. 15. The […]

Chinese Crypto Miner Predicts That Bitcoin Could Reach $740K

A founder of Chinese mining pool Poolin predicted that the price of Bitcoin could reach nearly $740,000. Zhu Fa, co-founder of Poolin, a Chinese-based crypto mining pool, predicted that the Bitcoin (BTC) price could hit 5 million Chinese yuan ($738,000 (USD), crypto news outlet 8BTC reported on Feb.11. While Zhu noted that “it now feels […]

Indonesia: New Legislation Recognizes Crypto as Trading Commodity

New legislation introduced in Indonesia recognizes cryptocurrencies as trading commodities and gives legal certainty to crypto exchanges. Indonesia has introduced new legislation that recognizes Bitcoin (BTC) as a trading commodity, Asia-oriented news outlet KrASIA reported on Feb. 15. Indonesia’s Commodity Futures Trading Regulatory Agency, also known as Bappebti, initially signed a decree to make cryptocurrency […]

 

Bitcoin [BTC] among cryptocurrencies enabled by new debit card launched by Australian Crypto exchange

The wider adoption of cryptocurrency has taken another major step forward after it was recently announced that parts of Australia will start the process of accepting cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, XRP, Ethereum, and Litecoin from customers to buy groceries in supermarkets and retail shops. myCryptoWallet, one of Australia’s leading exchanges, has launched the myCryptoCard which enables […]

Apple Notes Blockchain Guidelines in Recent SEC Filing

A recent SEC filing revealed Apple’s involvement in the development of blockchain standards for mineral supply chains. Tech giant Apple has mentioned its work in forming the Blockchain Guidelines of the Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI) in a filing with the United States Security Exchange Commission (SEC). The document, entitled “Conflict Minerals Report” was published on […]

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, EOS, Bitcoin Cash, TRON, Stellar, Binance Coin, Bitcoin SV: Price Analysis, February 15

Some experts predict the downfall of tokens with no clear use cases, while touting Bitcoin as a clear winner in the long run. The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your […]

 

XRP gets another boost by being paired with the Iranian Rial [IRR] as XRP/IRR

The mainstream adoption of cryptocurrencies has slowly picked up with institutional investors coming into the picture too. Ripple and XRP have been a major spearhead for this phenomenon, with several partnerships with cryptocurrency organizations as well as institutional companies. Apart from partnerships, XRP has also been implemented in different countries which were aimed to make […]

Crypto Markets Continue to See Mixed Signals, Dow Jones Up Over 360 Points

Crypto markets continue trading sideways, Bitcoin keeps holding its weekly momentum. Feb. 15 — crypto markets have continued trading sideways after hitting a multi-month high of daily trading volume of more than $36 billion yesterday, according to CoinMarketCap data. Market visualization from Coin360 Bitcoin (BTC) is slightly down over the past 24 hours, and is […]