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‘Robin Hood’ And Robinhood To Host SDCC Cryptocurrency Scavenger Hunt
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‘Robin Hood’ And Robinhood To Host SDCC Cryptocurrency Scavenger Hunt

The marketing team behind the Lionsgate film “Robin Hood” has partnered with financial services company Robinhood to hold a cryptocurrency scavenger hunt during this year’s Comic-Con. But why? It's that time of year again for San Diego's annual Comic-Co...
Crypto Company Change Launches App to Trade Bitcoin Commission-free
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Crypto Company Change Launches App to Trade Bitcoin Commission-free

A stream of positive developments and new products is helping to boost Bitcoin’s adoption rate. One of the latest products is Change Wallet, a mobile app for trading Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies with zero commission fees. CHANGE CEO PREDICTS: CR...
Mastercard Wins Patent to Increase Cryptocurrency Payment Speed
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Mastercard Wins Patent to Increase Cryptocurrency Payment Speed

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office officially granted MasterCard a patent for a method of increasing the speed of cryptocurrency transactions.  THE NEED FOR SPEED Published July 17, the patent explains the serious need for increasing the speed of c...
House Agriculture Committee Holds Hearing On Cryptocurrency
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House Agriculture Committee Holds Hearing On Cryptocurrency

This morning the US House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture heard from six experts on cryptocurrency. "We are a long way from the peanut fields in Sycamore, Georgia," Representative Austin Scott said today during the House Committee on Agricul...
No, Coinbase Didn’t Actually Get Sec Approval
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No, Coinbase Didn’t Actually Get Sec Approval

Coinbase, the largest US cryptocurrency exchange, walked back its claims from earlier this week that it got approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to list cryptocurrencies deemed as securities.  QUESTIONABLE MOVES In June, Coinbas...
Québec Charging Cryptocurrency Miners Double for Electricity
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Québec Charging Cryptocurrency Miners Double for Electricity

The Canadian province of Québec has been given permission to charge cryptocurrency miners higher electricity rates than those charged to residential customers. Canada has never been one to shy away from their interest in cryptocurrencies. They are also ...
Mueller Indictment Fuels Opposing Claims About Cryptocurrency
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Mueller Indictment Fuels Opposing Claims About Cryptocurrency

The revelation that Russian hackers used bitcoin to fund their hacking operations during the 2016 election has led to two opposing claims about the nature of cryptocurrency. On July 13, Robert Mueller's team filed an indictment of 12 Russian intelligence ...
FINRA Approval Of Coinbase Acquisitions Sets Stage For Security Token Trading
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FINRA Approval Of Coinbase Acquisitions Sets Stage For Security Token Trading

A little more than a month after acquiring Keystone Capital, Venovate Marketplace Inc, and Digital Wealth LLC, Coinbase has reportedly received approval for the deals from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority(FINRA). The acquisitions – which provide t...
US DOE Backs Blockchain Energy Project In Colorado
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US DOE Backs Blockchain Energy Project In Colorado

On Monday, the US Department of Energy (DOE) announced that Grid7 LLC, a blockchain company based in Boulder, Colorado, will receive a nearly $1 million grant to further develop an energy project titled "E-Blockchain: A Scalable Platform for Secure Energy Tr...