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eSports On The Blockchain: Could Adoption Come From There?

Gaming is serious business. What was once a nascent industry pioneered by computer scientists in the 1960s, video games have now permeated every aspect of modern life, with virtual characters such as Sonic and Pikachu becoming household names ...

Alibaba Venturing Into Blockchain? Launches Two Blockchain Subsidiaries in Shanghai

The payment arm of China’s multinational e-commerce conglomerate Alibaba Group, Ant Financial, has reportedly launched two blockchain subsidiaries in the Huangpu District of Shanghai. Ant Blockchain Technology Co LTD., and Ant Double Chain ...

Coinbase Executive: Our Client Data Was Sold By Third-Party Providers

The recent controversial acquisition of Neutrino, a blockchain tracking startup by Coinbase has led to criticisms against the exchange from members of the crypto community. However, to clear the air, Director of Institutional Sales at Coinbase ...

Costa Rica: A New Crypto Heaven

Some countries like Bangladesh, Bolivia, and Egypt have banned crypto outright. Bangladesh has gone as far as to enable cryptocurrency holders to be sentenced to 12 years in prison for the crime of owning crypto. Other countries like the US, India, ...

TRON and MixMarvel Bring Slither.io to the Blockchain

TRON Arcade, TRON’s 100 million USD game fund, announces a new game: HyperSnakes. Developed by MixMarvel, the acclaimed studio behind top ETH game HyperDragons, HyperSnakes introduces new abilities and battle royale mechanics to classic Slither.io ...

Coming-Up Constantinople: Ethereum Is Getting Ready To Today’s 2 Expected Hard-Forks

Ethereum’s long-anticipated upgrades are about to take place later today, February 28th. The code change will include two near-simultaneous upgrades — named Constantinople and St. Petersburg, both of which will be implemented as hard forks to the ...

20% of LocalBitcoins’ 5 Million Monthly Visits Supposedly From Venezuela

According to recent statistics, over 20% of the visitors of the popular P2P crypto trading platform LocalBitcoins, are seemingly coming from Venezuela. Similar reports have been stating the same for a while now, not just for Venezuela, but for the ...

Cryptoassets Provide A Gateway To Investing For A New Generation

New data released by global multi-asset investing platform, eToro shows that the crypto boom has helped to create a new generation of investors. The majority (73 percent) of new investors joining eToro in 2017 and 2018 purchased crypto. Of these ...

Kraken Margin Trading Beginner’s Guide: Everything You Need to Know

Kraken is one of the first US-based exchanges. It was launched in September 2013, and its margin trading option was delivered in late December 2018. Margin trading allows users to leverage their positions backed by funds that users don’t really ...

Ripple Price Analysis Feb.26: XRP Gains 5% Following Coinbase Listing Announcement

The recent listing announcement of the XRP token into the Coinbase Pro platform has created some strong whipsaw moves in the market. Besides, it can assist in the never-ending argument whether or not XRP is a security token. Price action has ...

Breaking:  Bitcoin (BTC) Is Down $400 in Less Than 30 Minutes

During the recent week, Bitcoin gained momentum and climbed above $4000 for the first time in six weeks. Over the past week, Bitcoin gained approximately $700 to its value. But what comes fast goes away fast. The bulls walk up the stairs – bears ...

Bitconnect Investigation: FBI Seeks For The Victims

TL: DR; FBI seeking information from victims of the Bitconnect Ponzi Scheme Questions being asked by the FBI seem to suggest an interest in identifying those who promoted Bitconnect via Youtube or other marketing channels to unsuspecting investors. ...