Coin Market Cap
 

Not Quite Shawshank - Icelandic Man Jailed For Bitcoin Robbery

Reports surfaced yesterday about a group of seven criminals from Iceland who managed to get away with 350 computers used to mine Bitcoin who have now been given their jail time. The total value of the Bitcoin mining computer and associated parts summed up to around $1 million. The men were then forced to pay damages since the equipment was never actually found. A local news outlet, Visir reported that the criminals in question stole the mining equipment in December 2017 and January 2018. In addition to the computer, they also stole more than 800 graphics cards, 120 CPUs and...

Read More

Oracle & TRON Form New Partnership

Cryptocurrency exchanges are right at the heart of the whole crypto ecosystem as well as the growth of digital currencies. In addition to this, it’s also worth noting that the listing of this or that coin is beneficial isn’t just beneficial for the coin itself but also for the platform as new coins can bring in new clients that have an interest in working with them. It was in October last year when everything seemed to have kicked off and it obviously showed Justin Sun’s enthusiasm for the future of the decentralised platform, TRON. The CEO of the network told...

Read More

Bitcoin SV To Be Accepted On Coinify

The cryptocurrency payment provider, Coinify is now going to be accepting Bitcoin SV. The result of the Bitcoin Cash hard fork which came into the market in November 2018 will now be accepted by the payment provider who also mentioned that SV will be accepted both directly and after converting it to a fiat currency. The newly formed cryptocurrency and the people who back it advocates increase adoption of the coin as they boast that it is the only cryptocurrency that is based on the original Bitcoin protocol. As reported by AMB Crypto, one of the main aims for Bitcoin...

Read More

Binance CEO Believes BTC Is Oversold

2018 saw a lot of anticipated events take place where some key figures were guest speakers and so on. One of the first events of 2019 is the Binance Blockchain Week which is taking place in one of the most crypto-friendly places in the world, Singapore. With the event being led by Binance, the upstart’s C-suiters and foremost executives have made appearances at the conference, along with a subsequent ‘hackathon’. Even though the talks form Binance’s Chief Financial Officer, Wei Zhou and his peers were greatly appreciated, the CEO of the exchange, Changpeng Zhao, himself sat down on the conference...

Read More

Bitcoin Transactions Carries 6X More Than PayPal

The quantitative cryptocurrency hedge fund, Satoshi Capital Research has recently made a bold declaration that “BTC is not just a serious global currency, but a serious global payment system as well.” The Atlanta based hedge fund said on its Twitter page yesterday that the transaction volume of Bitcoin for 2018 was in excess of $3.3 trillion which is six times the transaction number in comparison of PayPal for the same year. Bitcoin is something more There are a lot of people in the crypto space hav an always believed that Bitcoin isn’t up to date and that the underlying technology...

Read More