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Here Is How Burger King Helped Dash Gain 70% in 10 Days

Dash (DASH), a crypto-based payment solution, has gained more than 70% in the last 10 days, cementing its place as the top-performing cryptocurrency amongst the 30 largest coins by market cap. Fundamental analysis: Burger King to the rescue It has...

Bitcoin options trading now available on FTX

A major crypto derivative platform, FTX, successfully launched Bitcoin options trading on Saturday, January 11th. The addition of options trading was announced on Twitter by Sam Bankman-Fried, FTX CEO. At the moment, FTX only decided to list Bitcoin options, and...

NBA Star to Tokenize His Multi-Million Contract

NBA player Spencer Dinwiddie, who plays for the Brooklyn Nets, will be allowed to tokenize his contract, following a few months of negotiations with the league. Dinwiddie plans to roll out his token-based investment vehicle on Monday. The basketball player...

Can Central Banks Help Bitcoin Move Higher In 2020?

The list of central banks that have initiated or have already developed plans to issue a digital currency continues to grow. According to the latest research, at least 18 central banks have publicly acknowledged the development and/or launch of their...

eSports betting platform Luckbox now supports crypto deposits

While digital currencies are constantly expanding and entering nearly every industry around the world, betting and gambling still appear to be their strongest use cases. The fact that yet another well-known betting platform has added crypto as a payment method...

Crypto Exchange COBINHOOD announces temporary shutdown

According to a recent announcement posted by a cryptocurrency exchange, COBINHOOD, the platform will temporarily shut down for about a month. The shutdown will last from January 10th of this year, until February 9th. The exchange plans to use this...

North Korea’s Lazarus hackers targeting crypto users via Telegram

Security researchers from Kaspersky recently found evidence that North Korea’s hacking group known as Lazarus is once again active in the crypto space. In other words, hackers have returned to stealing crypto from unsuspecting coin holders, only this time, they...

Derivatives exchange Deribit announces relocation to Panama

Dutch crypto derivatives exchange, Deribit, recently announced plans to move its headquarters to Panama, from where it will operate as DRB Panama, Inc. The company will be a wholly-owned subsidiary of Deribit B.V., and the move will be made in...

A Russian Nuclear Power Plant Plans to Capitalize on Bitcoin Miners

The nuclear power plant in Udomlya, Russia, will likely start renting space to Bitcoin miners. The Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation, better known as Rosatom, opened a Bitcoin mining farm near the Kalinin nuclear power plant in December. Rosatom invested...

Bitmain cancel operational partnership to mine Bitcoin

Blockchain mining giant, Bitmain, announced that it had canceled the partnership it had with DMG Blockchain. The operation partnership gave DMC blockchain the operating rights to Bitcoin’s mining facility in Texas. Both firms came to a mutual understanding DMG Blockchain...

Central Bank of the Bahamas might deliver CBDC before China

As many might remember, China became the focus of the world’s attention in late 2019 due to its new fascination with blockchain technology and the idea of developing a Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC). After studying crypto for years, the...

Binance introduces faster GBP payments for UK customers

One of the world’s largest exchanges, Binance, is once again starting the year with a plethora of positive, new announcements. The most recent of the exchange’s moves is the addition of a number of new fiat funding options, which include...

US-Iran clash pushes Bitcoin up to nearly $8,400

Bitcoin (BTC) has seen a major increase over the course of the last five days, but especially yesterday, January 7th, and today, January 8th. Upon entering the new year, the world’s largest cryptocurrency saw a drop on January third, which...

Can Bitcoin Reach $9000 This Month?

Bitcoin has increased around 15% in value in the past couple of days, a move that also triggered a technical break that may pave the way for more short-term gains.  Fundamental analysis: Hash rate at historic highs On the first...

TaxBit raises $5 million in its latest funding round

The US-based tax compliance company, TaxBit, has just closed its seed funding round. The crypto-oriented firm announced yesterday that it managed to raise as much as $5 million from a number of different venture capital firms. According to the company’s...

China tech giant Baidu’s blockchain launches dApp development

China’s tech firm, Baidu, launched a blockchain-based service on its Xuperchain yesterday, January 6th. According to the company, the service is meant for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), and it will allow them to create their own dApps on the...

Kraken exchange inquiries surged by 50% in 2019

The year 2019 brought a lot of changes to the crypto industry, and while the prices certainly saw better performance than in 2018, not every aspect of the industry was positive. According to popular crypto exchange, Kraken, the law enforcement...

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