Blockchain 

What Does the Bitmain IPO Abolition Mean for Cryptocurrency Industry?

Bitmain Technologies has abandoned its IPO enthusiasm after the company’s Hong Kong stock market proposal listing expired earlier this week, sparking debate on the future of the entire cryptocurrency market. The company did say that it plans to reapply at an appropriate time in the future, saying that “despite the huge potential of the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry, it remains a relatively young industry which is proving its value.” Bitmain IPO Abandonment The bitcoin mining giant attracted $700 million from investors in Asia leading up to its much-anticipated initial public offering,…

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Blockchain 

Weiss Cryptocurrency Ratings Places XRP, EOS, BTC, and BNB on Top

Weiss Cryptocurrency Ratings released its March 2019 “Weiss Cryptocurrency Outlook” report, with Ripple (XRP), EOS, Bitcoin (BTC), and Binance Coin (BNB) receiving the top four spots on the list of 122 cryptocurrencies. Weiss Ratings is the world’s only financial rating agency that provides grades on cryptocurrencies. The report, which is called “Dark Shadows with a Bright Future,” examines the cryptocurrencies available on the market using two factors—the tech/adoption grade for long-term investors and the risk/reward grade based on short-term factors. Of the 122 cryptocurrencies examined in the report, XRP, EOS, Bitcoin,…

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Blockchain 

Bitcoin Wallet Supporting the Lightning Network

Well, that was fast. ‘Eclair’ – the first Bitcoin wallet supporting the Lightning Network, has been removed from the Google Play store, mere days after being added. Not long ago, on April 4th, a French tech company called ACINQ added the first mobile wallet that allowed for Bitcoin transactions via the Lightning Network. The app was available through the Google Play store for Android devices fitted with the operating system version 5.0 and higher. Several days later, on April 7th, the company tweeted they had lost the signing key for the…

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Blockchain 

Wuabit Service Means Users Can Send Crypto through WhatsApp

According to Medium, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies will be able to be sent through the WhatsApp messaging service. A new crypto wallet service developed by Wuabit will mean the sending of crypto via WhatsApp. Wuabit The Wuabit service will give users access to their tokens through WhatsApp. In essence, the wallet will appear linked to WhatsApp and is capable of all the regular wallet functions. This includes sending, receiving, and trading crypto assets. According to Wuabit, it is a “cryptocurrency wallet accessible via a chat interface.” The Wuabit team is planning on…

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Blockchain 

LVMH Blockchain | Louis Vuitton on the Blockchain?

Blockchain technology has many uses. Mostly synonymous with the financial sector and for crypto trading, it might surprise some to learn that the fashion industry has found a clever use for the technology. Dubbed the AURA blockchain, luxury brand conglomerate and owner of the Louis Vuitton fashion label, LVMH, has developed the LVMH blockchain. The fashion giant will use the technology to prove the authenticity of its branded goods. LVMH Blockchain Given the code name AURA, the LVMH blockchain is expected to go live this May or June. It will…

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Blockchain 

OKEx Blockchain | The OKChain will Test-Launch in June

Malta-based crypto exchange OKEx has announced plans for its own decentralized exchange or DEX on its own blockchain. The company made the announcement on Friday detailing the OKEx blockchain. OKEx Blockchain: OKChain According to a release on Medium, the company detailed how its operations team has been developing a blockchain called OKChain. The blockchain will be the underlying tech for the exchange’s first decentralized exchange, suitably called OKDEx. OKChain is at the final stage of development with a test network launch expected in June. The exchange’s native coin OKB will migrate to…

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Cryptocurrency 

Chicago Mayor Believes Crypto Adoption is “Inevitable”

Cryptocurrency received an endorsement from Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel when he stated that wide-scale crypto adoption is “inevitable” at a FinTech meeting in his city earlier this week. The chief of staff for former US President Barack Obama said that while he is no expert in crypto technology, he believes digital assets could help financially unstable countries with their economic recovery. The politician thinks that “an alternative way of currency dealing with the debt markets is going to happen” at some point in the future. “One day, somebody’s going to figure out—whether that’s Argentina,…

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Blockchain 

Square is Hiring | You Can Be Paid in Bitcoin if You Want

Twitter and Square founder Jack Dorsey has always been bullish in his Bitcoin views. So it’s no surprise that his payments startup Square is now offering new employees the chance to be paid in Bitcoin. According to tweets from the CEO, the company is on the hunt for skilled labor to add to the team. Square Bitcoin Payments If Dorsey’s tweets are anything to go by, then the company is hiring engineers and a designer to “work full-time on open source contributions to the bitcoin/crypto ecosystem.”  The Square cash app…

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Super EOS Community Launched the Conference in Hong Kong

According to official reports that the Super EOS Community held a market launch meeting in Hong Kong, and more than 300 market leaders gathered at the scene to listen to the sharing of it! The attendees are included, Mr. Ted Edward, CEO of Super EOS Community Mr. Paulo Trezentos, Head of the SEOS Foundation Mr. Andras Kristof, EOS Official Operation Representative Mr. Gaurang Torvekar, Vice President of Global Marketing, Super EOS Community Mr. Chris Mike, DAPP Technical Representative of Super EOS Community Liu Xuan, Dean of Super EOS Community, Business…

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Bitcoin Price | Why Warren Buffett’s Comments Are Important

Bitcoin price (BTC) rallied 50% last month amid improving trader confidence. The market pundits, however, are predicting BTC price to reach $20,000 by the end of this year. The overall trader’s sentiments and market data have also been supporting bull’s stance. The potential institutional investment and claims for higher adaptation are adding to traders sentiments. However, Warren Buffett – the stock market specialist and business icon, has different thoughts about the cryptocurrency markets. He refuses to invest in bitcoin and other digital currencies when several other institutional investment firms (such as Goldman…

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