Current Events

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China Makes Authoritarian Move Against Cryptocurrency Exchanges

China has been taking steps towards eliminating cryptocurrency usage in their country and this week they decided to forward their progress toward that goal by stopping all access to foreign exchanges.

by Vern Napolitano  |  Aug 24, 2018
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Potential New Additions to Coinbase

Coinbase is the most popular cryptocurrency exchange in the United States, but they only offer a handful of carefully selected coins. Could these be the next coins to get their stamp of approval?

by Corey Hoffman  |  Aug 20, 2018
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Study Finds Many People are Willing to Accept Salary in Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrencies are known for their extreme volatility, but people are still interested in adding them to their portfolios. So interested, in fact, that they are willing to accept them as a source of income.

by Marianne White  |  Aug 16, 2018
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China Busts a USD $1.5 Billion Cryptocurrency World Cup Gambling Ring

Cryptocurrencies were being used to bypass gambling laws in China during the World Cup. This shows how versatile digital currencies are, and how difficult it is for regulators to stop.

by Marianne White  |  Aug 07, 2018
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Feeding Venezuelans Digitally: The Capabilities of Cryptocurrency

As Venezuela's economy continues to deteriorate from hyperinflation, some members of the crypto community have stepped in and helped feed those in need. How are they doing so?

by Anya Tang  |  Aug 04, 2018
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Coinbase and ERC20 Tokens

Coinbase recently announced that it will support ERC20 tokens. This means that altcoins such as Golem, QTUM, and Augur could soon be available for trading on Coinbase's platform.

by Marianne White  |  Jul 06, 2018
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Peace Starts with...Dennis Rodman?

Cannabis-based cryptocurrency partners with eccentric basketball player, sponsoring his diplomatic mission to North Korea. Could this bizarre turn of events lead to peace in the area?

by Marianne White  |  Jun 19, 2018
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Venezuela Attempts to Jump-start a Failing Economy with an ICO.

Venezuela has launched their very own initial coin offering as a workaround to trade restrictions. It faces many obstacles in order to succeed, but their citizens are hopeful.

by Joshua Cunningham  |  Jun 13, 2018
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Estonia’s Gamble: A Nation-State’s ICO Odyssey

Can Estonia leverage its business incentives to make it the european center for crypto assets? Financial expert Kasper Korjus believes that it can and he's advocating for it.

by Joshua Cunningham  |  May 16, 2018
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How Bitcoin Could Literally Take You To The Moon.

Cryptocurrency can help fulfill your dream of getting to the moon one day. Not figuratively, literally. Thanks to Virgin Galactic and their forward thinking, open-minded business ideas.

by John Liu  |  Apr 22, 2018
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Battle of the Monero Hardforks

Not one, two, three, or even four! Five different Monero coins sprang from this recent hardfork and each is claiming that they are the original. What will happen next in the battle of the Monero hardforks?

by Marvin Ordonez  |  Apr 19, 2018