The Colorado news outlet is in full revolt mode after frustrated journalists publicly blasted the newspaper’s hedge fund owner. In April, the 125-year-old newspaper published an editorial calling executives at Alden Global Capital “vulture capitalists.” Now, former Denver Post reporters and editors plan to launch a new local media outlet on, you guess it, the blockchain. The new venture, the Colorado Sun, will be launched in partnership with the Civil … Continue reading Colorado Sun: with Blockchain for independent journalism!
Interest increases in applications for the Ethereum platform. It is estimated that now hundreds of thousands of programmers engaged in decentralized apps. Bearish crypto market should remain optimistic for the future of decentralized technologies. More and more developers are working on Ethereum so distributed applications are based on Ethereum dApps. Ethereum Blockchain is no doubt currently the most active platform for dApps and smart contracts. … Continue reading ETH network continues: there are more developers for Ethereum dApps!
Nonprofit organization the Freedom of the Press Foundation (FPF) began accepting cryptocurrency donations June 18, opening its doors to Bitcoin and four altcoins. FPF, which formed in 2012, aims to support and protect free speech in the media, as well as campaign through whistleblower projects and raise awareness of threats to media publications. “Your support enables us to protect journalists and whistleblowers worldwide, and will help further projects like SecureDrop, the US … Continue reading Freedom of press foundation starts accepting crypto currencies!
Crypto Fund AG has been granted a license to distribute funds on behalf of “qualified investors” in Switzerland. The permission has been issued by the country’s financial market regulator, FINMA. The firm also seeks approval for another crypto-related service. Crypto Fund AG, a Zug-based subsidiary of the Swiss Crypto Finance Group (CFG), has received a license to distribute collective investment schemes to qualified investors, Reuters reported. According to … Continue reading Swiss crypto company acquires license to distribute funds to investors.
Bank of International Settlements just told the cryptocurrency world it’s not ready for prime time — and as far as mainstream financial services go, may never be. BIS said Bitcoin and its ilk suffered from “a range of shortcomings” that would prevent cryptocurrencies from ever fulfilling the lofty expectations that prompted an explosion of interest — and investment — in the would-be asset class. BIS, … Continue reading Bitcoin could break the Internet!
Two years ago, it still hailed criticism of Brave, the browser of Mozilla founder and Java Script inventor Brendan Eich. The accusation: The integrated Adblocker ruin the business of advertising. Even the editor of the Wall Street Journal agreed at the time in the Jammerchor. Still,WSJ Brave ranked twelfth in its ranking of the top 25 tech startups. Brave promises its users one thing above … Continue reading Brave: Twelfth place in startup ranking!
Few experts in the field of cryptocurrency, investing, and markets spoke to Cointelegraph to give their insight into the current market situation, and why it is dropping. Naeem Aslam’s concerns with security and regulation It was reported that a small cryptocurrency exchange in South Korea was hacked and many mainstream media outlets tied this catalyst as a reason for the sudden downturn in the market. However, many commentators … Continue reading Experts share opinion what is going on with crypto markets
Total cryptocurrency market capitalization is sitting under $300 billion as the digital assets continue to get crushed leading Bitcoin and Altcoins lower. Bearish red volume is creeping up signalling a significant increase in selling confirming the strong bear trend present since December. From a technical standpoint Bitcoin looks weak, breaking critical support levels sending price headed towards the next major support around $6000. Fundamentals are improving … Continue reading Bitcoin: It is all about buying low and selling high
Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) entered into partnership with British fintech company Equichain. Equichain offers Blockchain technology for capital markets and hopes for a global exchange through its working groups. With the inclusion of the abu-Dhabi Exchange, it will become the first in the Middle East to use Blockchain technology. While many skeptics still distrust the cryptocurrency, there is very little criticism of the Blockchain. … Continue reading Abu Dhabi: First exchange in Middle East uses Blockchain technology!
Google searches for Bitcoin have reportedly declined 75 percent through 2018, yet the leading cryptocurrency is still outstripping the famous pop-star Beyonce on Google Trends! Bitcoin analyst Brian Kelly told CNBC’s ‘Futures Now’ that only during her Coachella music festival performance this April did the megastar briefly eclipse Bitcoin (BTC) in terms of internet search popularity this year. Kelly more broadly weighed in on June’s undeniably bearish crypto markets, … Continue reading Google Trends: Bitcoin in its dark hours still very popular!