Friday, February 22, 2019

Op Ed: How Bitcoin’s Protocol of Peace Can End the Nuclear Age

Since it came to life in early 2009, Bitcoin has begun disrupting the world of finance. Over the years, this decentralized digital currency came to mean different things for different people. For some, it...

Cryptocurrency Bull Run | An Improving Economy Encourages Gains

A cryptocurrency bull run has taken hold of the entire crypto market. Digital coins have been rallying back (and then some) in recent days. The gains continue today as, according to CoinMarketCap, all the top 20...

Bitcoin News Summary – February 18, 2019

Here’s what happened this week in Bitcoin in 99 seconds. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Uk3msXDt14] Morgan Creek Digital’s new crypto venture capital fund...

First Quadriga Monitor Report: $460k in BTC “Inadvertently” Sent to Cold Wallet

According to the latest court documents in the ongoing QuadrigaCX case, the exchange sent roughly $470,000 CAD (approximately $355, 000 USD) worth of bitcoin from a hot wallet to a cold-storage wallet on February...

NASDAQ to Add Liquid Indices Tracking Value of BTC and ETH

NASDAQ is planning to add new, third-party liquid indices, specifically tied to the value of bitcoin and ether.Details were released on affiliate site nasdaqtrader.com, a domain name owned by The Nasdaq, Inc. The site...

Wyoming Passes New Friendly Regulations for Crypto Assets

The Wyoming state government has been expanding its status as a hub for crypto and blockchain technology by passing several new bills this February.According to Wyoming-based blockchain advocate Caitlin Long, the state of Wyoming...

QuadrigaCX CEO Widow Sells Estate Assets, Reportedly Places Others in Trust

Jennifer Robertson, the widow of the late QuadrigaCX exchange CEO, appears to be liquidating and shuffling some estate assets.When QuadrigaCX founder and CEO Gerald Cotten passed away suddenly in December of 2018 in India,...

Is It Time to Take an Initiative to Decrease Bitcoin’s Block Size Seriously?

Whilst debate raged throughout the Bitcoin community over whether the block size limit should be increased and how, Luke-jr for years stood out for arguing the exact opposite position. One megabyte blocks weren’t too...

QuadrigaCX Sent Deposits Allegedly Linked to CEO’s Widow, Mailed…

For those QuadrigaCX users who were fortunate enough to have withdrawal requests honored, some appear to have received their funds through unconventional means.An anonymous QuadrigaCX user who corresponded with Bitcoin Magazine said that they...

Report: Crypto Exchanges Saw Trading Volumes Plummet in January

The crypto winter that started toward the end of last year doesn’t appear to be showing signs of slowing down. Digital assets like bitcoin lost more than 80 percent of their value while the...
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