Category: Cryptocurrency

Taxis Take BCH, Stores Sell BTC in the Russian City of Rostov

Residents of Rostov, the Russian port city on the Don River, are enjoying a growing number of bitcoin-related services. Some crypto-savvy taxi drivers have started accepting Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and several BTC teller machines have been installed in supermarkets. All that happens while officials in Moscow are still mulling over the legislation needed to regulate

Indian Exchange Postpones Repaying Stolen Bitcoins – No Permission From Authorities

India’s cryptocurrency exchange Coinsecure has announced that it cannot repay customers their stolen bitcoins at this time. The exchange claims that while investigations are underway, permissions are needed from the authorities to start the claims process which it has not yet received. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Repayment Delayed Indian exchange

Iran Continues to Develop State Cryptocurrency Despite Central Bank Ban

Iran has been developing its own cryptocurrency, a project which has yielded an experimental local crypto, despite the country’s central bank banning banks from dealing with cryptocurrencies. Iran’s Information and Communications Technology Minister has shed light on the project, commented on its alleged use to evade sanctions, and clarified the central bank’s action. Also read: Yahoo!

We Can’t All be a Happy Whale, or Can We?

Written by Louie Procopio Investing in Blockchain Startups via Initial Coin Offerings was once a game we all could play together. It was a medium of inclusion and opportunity to almost anyone with access to the internet and a few bucks to invest with. There wasn’t a hundred new ICOs popping up every day, and

Vive la France! Bitcoin Tax Slashed by Republic

According to Le Monde, France’s State Council of taxation has announced a severe lowering of financial penalties on gains from cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin. The agency is signaling crypto tax will plummet from its current 45% to an across the board flat 19%. It’s a dramatic change in orientation from the government. Could it be

Win your Forever Dreams – none too fantastical…

Eternal Trusts is a blockchain platform for deferred purchases of future technologies. We are the first platform that is stating “All your dreams are achievable!”. And today we are launching a unique campaign we are paying ETT tokens when you share your dreams with us! Each participant of the survey can get 3000 tokens for

Bitcoin in Brief Monday: Outage Downs Telegram, Bitcoin Shines on a Bank

Technical Issues, blockchain plans, and bitcoin pranks – we’ve got a colorful selection of news in today’s Bitcoin in Brief. The popular messaging app Telegram was down for some users in Europe and the Middle East over the weekend, but the problem has been resolved. Also, a bitcoin logo appeared on the facade of the

CoinJanitor Set to Launch ICO on May 1st

CoinJanitor is a unique project in the blockchain space that aims to clean up the bottom of the cryptocurrency market and unlock the value currently trapped there. It uses a methodology built on economic principles to restore lost value to the markets, benefitting contributors, top-ranked cryptocurrency holders, creators of dead coins and dead coin holders

GreenX ICO Review: Blockchain platform for the development of renewable energy projects

Worldwide energy consumption is on the rise. Year on year, the world uses more and more energy to power electricity grids, fuel vehicles, supply gas, water, and other essential services, etc. In short, make the world work. Out the whole amount of energy used, anything between 13 to 20% comes from renewable sources, depending on