Tag Archives: Blockchain News

Tron (TRX) Edges out Bitcoin SV (BSV) from the Number 9 Spot According to Market Cap

The second week of 2019 has found the digital asset of Tron (TRX) edging out Bitcoin SV (BSV) from the number 9 spot according to market capitalization as reported on Coinmarketcap.com. At the moment of writing this, TRX has a total market capitalization of $1,558,286,427 whereas BSV has a market cap of $1,552,070,232. Only $6.216  Million in market… Read More »

Bitrue to Add 4 New XRP Base Pairs This Week

The team at Bitrue Crypto Exchange have announced that they will be adding 4 more trading pairs with XRP as the base. The digital assets that will now be paired with XRP are DistrictOx (DNT), Pundi X (NPXS), Propy (PRO) and HOT. The tweet making the announcement can be found below. 🎉#2 Week of 2019 @BitrueOfficial 🎉 We’re happy… Read More »

Nasdaq Powered DX.Exchange To Go Live Today, January 7th

Crypto traders and enthusiasts have waited since May last year for the Nasdaq powered DX.Exchange to go live. News of the exchanges first hit the crypto-verse during last years Consensus event in New York. DX.Exchange was initially meant to feature trading of the top six coins of Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), XRP , Bitcoin Cash (BCH), EOS (EOS) and Litecoin… Read More »

Binance To Add 3 New Stablecoin Pairs: PAX/TUSD, USDC/TUSD and USDC/PAX

In an announcement earlier today, the team at Binance let the crypto community know that it was going to open trading for three new stablecoin pairs: PAX/TUSD, USDC/TUSD and USDC/PAX. The announcement went on to provide a time frame for the new additions as follows: Fellow Binancians, Binance will open trading for PAX/TUSD, USDC/TUSD and USDC/PAX trading pairs at 2019/01/08… Read More »

ConsenSys and AMD Partner to Develop Blockchain Based Cloud Computing

Both AMD and ConsenSys have had what some would describe as a rough ride during the crypto bear market of 2018. The former has seen stock prices plunge 40% in the past four months while the latter has been shedding staff and downsizing. A new partnership however could breathe the life back into the two companies before crypto… Read More »

Op-Ed: Initial Exchange Offerings Restore Agility to Blockchain’s Original Fundraising Model

One of the most groundbreaking concepts to emerge from blockchain over its short lifespan has been the initial coin offering, or ICO. In this article, the author will discuss an emerging trend called “Initial Exchange Offerings” or IEOs. Reading about blockchain or cryptocurrency in any newspaper will allude to this unique type of public offering, which draws parallels… Read More »

Netflix of Blockchain: MTonomy Brings Streaming Video to Ethereum

MTonomy.com CCN had a chance to talk to Arjun Mendhi of MTonomy. MTonomy is a Netflix, Google Play, or Amazon Prime experience for Ethereum users. Based in Cambridge, MTonomy went live this week. Part of their team come from the MIT Media lab’s Digital Currency Initiative, which a number of famous Bitcoin developers have worked through, including Gavin… Read More »

Crypto Is Tightening Up Its Anti-Money Laundering Game, While Banks Are Still Being Fined for Non-Compliance

In 2018, barely a month passed without an official at a financial institution or government department calling on crypto to clean up its act. In the last quarter of the year alone, the United States Department of the Treasury, the Canadian Parliament and the Russian Federal Financial Monitoring Service all urged or announced the introduction of Anti-Money Laundering (AML) laws for cryptocurrencies, and… Read More »

Satoshi Nakamoto: Mysterious Bitcoin Creator World’s 44th Most Powerful Person in Finance

A faceless person called Satoshi Nakamoto has bagged a rank among the world’s top 100 global finance leaders, leaving well-known personalities like Mark Zuckerberg, Kristalina Georgieva, and Paul Krugman behind. Worth.com has named Satoshi Nakamoto the 44th most powerful individual in finance. The pseudonym, who could be a man or a woman, a person or a group of… Read More »