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Wink & a Bitcoin: Roger Ver Offers Reddit $100k to Appoint New Moderator to Bitcoin Forum
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Wink & a Bitcoin: Roger Ver Offers Reddit $100k to Appoint New Moderator to Bitcoin Forum

Early cryptocurrency investor and ardent Bitcoin Cash supporter Roger Ver is known for using his social media presence to stir the pot, and he lived up to that reputation this week. Ver, who owns Bitcoin.com and has signed on to the “Bitcoin Cash is Bitcoin...
Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency Suffers Slight Fall to $8,000
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Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency Suffers Slight Fall to $8,000

Bitcoin’s price has suffered a slight blunder. After spiking to nearly $8,400 over the weekend, the coin fell during today’s early morning hours to $7,900, but has since rebounded to about $8,000 at press time. It’s good news to know that while bitcoin failed ...
$120 Million: Coinbase Buys Earn.com in Largest-Ever Acquisition
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$120 Million: Coinbase Buys Earn.com in Largest-Ever Acquisition

Coinbase has officially embarked on a shopping spree. The San Francisco-based company on Monday announced its second buyout in less than a week, revealing that it had acquired fellow cryptocurrency startup Earn.com, confirming months-long rumorsthat the two...
Venezuelan Cryptocurrency Petro Receives the Satoshi Nakamoto Prize in Russia
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Venezuelan Cryptocurrency Petro Receives the Satoshi Nakamoto Prize in Russia

Despite all the doubts and controversies surrounding the project, El Petro, the Venezuelan cryptocurrency, has recently received the Satoshi Nakamoto Prize from the Russian Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Association (RACIB) for its ‘outstanding contribution to ...
Cryptocurrency Wallets for Children Are a New Market Ready to Be Explored
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Cryptocurrency Wallets for Children Are a New Market Ready to Be Explored

The world of finance as we know it is changing, which could have some unexpected consequences. Now is a good time to evaluate whether young children need a piggy bank or a cryptocurrency wallet. It seems the latter option is growing more popular, although it i...
Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency is Staying Strong at $8,000
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Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency is Staying Strong at $8,000

The bitcoin price has fallen by roughly $100, but this isn’t necessarily something to fear or a sign of another impending bear run. The currency has spiked by approximately $1,200 since mid-week, jumping from $6,900 to $8,100 in just under 48 hours, and a smal...
Experts Predict Bitcoin Price to Reach $25,000 by 2018, $250,000 by 2022
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Experts Predict Bitcoin Price to Reach $25,000 by 2018, $250,000 by 2022

The bitcoin price crossed the $8,000 mark earlier this week, supported by a massive spike in buy volumes across all major cryptocurrency exchanges. Analysts explained that a sudden surge in demand from institutional investors and inflow of new capital may have...
The Bulls Are Back, Trump’s Petro Ban Backfires and Karmic Justice: This Week in Crypto
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The Bulls Are Back, Trump’s Petro Ban Backfires and Karmic Justice: This Week in Crypto

Make sure you check out last weeks post here, now let’s go over what happened in crypto this week.  Price Watch: Bitcoin is up 15% this week after a slight gain last week and a nearly 20% drop the week before. After stabilizing at $7,100 earlier this wee...
Opinion:The Future of ICOs and the Potential of Securities Token Offerings
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Opinion:The Future of ICOs and the Potential of Securities Token Offerings

The Beginnings It is less than five years since in July 2013 J.R. Willet did the first ever ICO (Initial Coin Offering) for the Mastercoin. Since then ICOs have raised cumulatively more than $3.7 billion until December 2017.  The year 2017 saw the explosion...
The Importance of Sharia Compliance in the Cryptocurrency Industry
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The Importance of Sharia Compliance in the Cryptocurrency Industry

In the Muslim world, cryptocurrencies are not Sharia-compliant by default. In fact, most cryptocurrency-related activities are somewhat of a hot topic when it comes to religious practice. It seems things are slowly changing in a positive manner, however. Sever...