February 23, 2018 7:31 PM The Iranian Information and Communications Technology (ICT) minister recently revealed that a bank in the country has been developing a cryptocurrency. That same day, local media reported that the central bank is pledging a virtual currency clampdown. In a February 21 tweet, Iranian ICT Minister Mohammad-Javad Azari Jahromi announced that […]
February 23, 2018 1:00 AM As the new Executive Director of the Ethereum Foundation, Aya Miyaguchi’s focus is on communication, allocation of resources, and community inclusion. Recently the Ethereum Foundation welcomed Aya Miyaguchi as its new Executive Director. As a prominent figure at the forefront of the foundation, Miyaguchi is tasked with coordinating the massive […]
February 23, 2018 7:58 PM The UK Treasury Committee will review current regulatory efforts toward cryptocurrencies and weigh in on how to best balance support for enterprises that need room to work and consumers who need protection. On February 22, 2018, the UK’s Treasury Committee revealed that it would conduct an inquiry to better understand […]
February 23, 2018 1:02 AM Some major companies are hoping that the blockchain will help them understand where their ad money is going, in an effort to cut down on unnecessary spending. The telecommunications conglomerate AT&T and the pharmaceutical giant Bayer are reportedly both turning to blockchain-based strategies as they seek to remedy the lack […]
iStock.com/Evgenii_Bobrov Ethereum News Update Pessimism returned to the cryptocurrency markets overnight, driving down values across the entire market. Ethereum was no different. ETH prices fell by nearly nine percent, driving the Ethereum to USD exchange rate down to $805.20. Ethereum Price Chart It’s almost impossible to tell what started the sell-off, but that won’t stop […]
Coinbase and Bittrex are adopting SegWit to decrease transaction fees, Globex Bank and Crowdhub testing guarantee systems for ICO investments, top 5 price changes, and more! Coinbase and Bitfinex are adopting SegWit, which should reduce transaction fees by up to 20 percent. Image from iidea studio. Coinbase and Bittrex Adopting SegWit to Increase Trading Speeds and Decrease […]
February 22, 2018 1:02 AM Some are left with more questions than answers following an announcement about Venezuela’s new cryptocurrency, the petro. On February 20, 2018, Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro announced that on the first day of the presale for the state‘s cryptocurrency, the petro, a total of around $735 million, was invested. He also […]
February 22, 2018 8:07 PM France’s financial markets regulator has said that online platforms which support cryptocurrency derivative trading must receive approval to offer such services, report trades to a central repository, and may not advertise their digital asset derivatives. On February 22, France’s top financial regulator, the Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF), published a […]
February 22, 2018 7:34 PM On Thursday, the Tezos Foundation announced the resignation of president Johann Gevers. The Swiss-based organization simultaneously declared the appointment of two new board members. In a shakeup on February 22, 2018, the Tezos Foundation replaced its president and two of its board members. “To serve the best interests of the […]
February 22, 2018 10:57 PM A day after the presale of Venezuela’s oil-backed cryptocurrency began, the president announced another digital asset: the gold-backed petro oro. On February 21, Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro announced that next week, his government will launch a state-issued, gold-backed cryptocurrency, the petro oro. The presale of the government’s oil-backed cryptocurrency, known […]
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