Rick D.

  • Bitcoin
    Bitcoin

    Bitcoin Hit $20k in 2017 Without Institutions, What’s Next in 2019?

    Despite an overwhelming sense of bearishness in both the sentiment surrounding bitcoin and the price itself, there are many developments set to occur in the next 18 months that could kick off another bull run. Improvements to the bitcoin infrastructure seem to be happening at a pace never...

    Rick D. | September 15, 2018 | 8:30 am
  • EOS
    Altcoins

    Hackers Steal $200,000 Worth of EOS, dApp Had Smart Contract Flaw

    A gambling application that is based on the EOS blockchain has had a flaw in its smart contract system exploited. Hackers were able to make off with $200,000 worth of EOS due to the vulnerability. EOSBet Taken Offline Following Security Breach Those behind today’s attack exploited a weakness...

    Rick D. | September 15, 2018 | 6:55 am
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    Blockchain

    Ripple’s New MoneyTap App Could Dominate Japanese Bank Transfers

    The payments network Ripple could be about to pick up a large share of the Japanese currency transfer market. The firm is looking to launch the MoneyTap application with support from the SBI Ripple Asia Japanese Bank Consortium later this year. MoneyTap App Looks to Reduce Fees Associated...

    Rick D. | September 13, 2018 | 3:30 pm
  • Bitcoin
    Bitcoin

    BitPay Exec: Bitcoin Will Bounce Back, Not So Sure About ICO Market

    An executive at cryptocurrency payment service BitPay has stated that he believes Bitcoin is far from dead. Sonny Singh is much less optimistic about the future of the altcoin and ICO markets, however. Lots of Potential Catalysts for Another Bull Run for Bitcoin Every time the cryptocurrency market...

    Rick D. | September 13, 2018 | 2:00 pm
  • bitcoins
    Bitcoin

    Would Coordinated Efforts of Governance Strengthen or Weaken Bitcoin?

    Recent research suggests that there needs to be coordination between leading providers of cryptocurrency infrastructure products to protect against disruption caused by hard and soft forks. However, previous incidents of network upgrades have only strengthened bitcoin and efforts to govern the protocol raise questions over potential centralization. Do...

    Rick D. | September 12, 2018 | 7:00 pm
  • crypto trader
    Altcoins

    Bittrex, KuCoin, and HitBTC Announce New Crypto Trading Pairs

    Some of the digital currency industry’s best known exchanges are offering additional support for several different coins. Bittrex, KuCoin, and HitBTC announced the extra trading pairs via Twitter earlier today. Major Exchanges Launch Extra Non-BTC Trading Pairs Three of the planet’s leading digital asset exchanges have announced a...

    Rick D. | September 12, 2018 | 5:40 pm
  • agreement
    Industry

    Ripple and R3 Reach Agreement Over Earlier Legal Dispute

    In a press release earlier today it has emerged that Ripple has reached an agreement with R3 over a legal dispute that dates back to 2017. The two parties appear to be trying to leave the incident in the past but are keeping most of the details confidential....

    Rick D. | September 11, 2018 | 5:45 pm
  • Nasdaq
    Crypto

    Nasdaq Crypto Price Tool Launch Shows Mainstream Interest is Increasing

    Reports suggest that one of the planet’s largest stock exchanges is experimenting with adding information about digital assets to its Analytics Hub. The tools that the Nasdaq are hoping to incorporate will take data from a variety of sources and will be used by investors to make trading...

    Rick D. | September 11, 2018 | 3:00 pm
  • Stable Coin
    Altcoins

    Winklevoss Twins Launch Stable Coin, Receive Green Light from Regulator

    The Winklevoss twins have just launched a stable coin on their Gemini platform. It is the first of such products to receive approval from a financial regulator. Gemini Dollar Gets Blessing from the New York Department of Financial Services Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss continue to champion the cause...

    Rick D. | September 10, 2018 | 6:00 pm

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