Kodak Gets in on the Blockchain and ICO Picture

Kodak, the iconic photography company first established in in the 1880s, has joined the blockchain and ICO age. Today, January 9, 2018, it announced a new blockchain-based platform with WENN Digital to empower and protect image makers, photographers and artists. The new platform, known as KodakOne, will enable users to register their work and license …

The SEC Halts Trading in UBI Blockchain Internet

Samuel Rae · January 9, 2018 · 7:30 pm The SEC has halted trading in shares of yet another publicly traded bitcoin company, Hong Kong-based UBI Blockchain Internet. Reports hit the press this week that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has halted trading of the Chinese blockchain company UBI Blockchain Internet. The agency cited …

Bitcoin Price Watch; Scalping The Volatility

We are about to kick off a fresh session of trading in the bitcoin price and, unfortunately, we are starting the day on something of a low. That is, a low from a price perspective as opposed to anything else, but a low nonetheless. Action overnight was a little bit up and down but ultimately …

Cardano Lists ADA Futures on BitMEX

Starting on Monday, January 8, 2018, at 8:00 a.m. GMT, the ADA token from Cardano began to be listed on the futures exchange at BitMEX. This makes BitMEX the fifth exchange to list the ADA token since Bittrex did so in October 2017, followed by Upbit, Binance and Coinnest. Cardano, a project of IOHK, was …

Tether Now Supported on the Ethereum Network

Matthew Hrones · January 8, 2018 · 12:30 am Tether has switched from the previously used Omni protocol to the Ethereum network, citing lower fees and faster confirmations for the switch. “Tethered” to the Dollar Tethers are a very controversial product in the cryptocurrency space and have been for months on end. They are a …

Another Weekend Full of Delayed Bitcoin Transactions

It has proven to be another difficult weekend for the Bitcoin network. With the number of unconfirmed transactions rising again, the scaling issues become more apparent. It is not the first time we see incidents like these occur either. Until Bitcoin scales, such problems will only become more common.Especially users with low-fee transactions will feel …

Wallet Developers Express Security Concerns Over BitPay’s Payment Protocol Policy

On December 14, 2017, BitPay announced a first step toward enforcing the payment protocol: All orders of the BitPay Card will require payments from Payment Protocol-compatible wallets, such as BitPay’s own wallet and a few others. This announcement came after an initial notice in November 2017, when BitPay first announced that BitPay invoices would soon …

Bitcoin Price Doubling Funds on the Way

James Levenson · January 6, 2018 · 7:30 am Big investment firms across the US are waking up to the power of the crypto market following Bitcoin’s epic ascent in 2017. Traditional investors are looking for a way to get into crypto without the technical hurdles of using exchanges, and finance companies are coming up …

Kazakhstan wants to launch its own cryptocurrency G-Global based on the intellect.

The President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev announced the intention to create a world cryptocurrency that will be based not on abstract trust but will be secured by specific assets, will be democratic and transparent. The new cryptocurrency will be called G-Global. “It will help the world get rid of monetary wars, black-marketeering …