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Almost 1 of Every 3 Freelancers Would Accept Cryptocurrencies as Payment

The use and adoption of cryptocurrencies have boosted the economic activity of many entrepreneurs, connecting people throughout the world without the obstacles that exist due to the traditional fiat system. One of the segments that has benefited most from cryptocurrencies is that of freelance workers, for whom now it is much easier to offer their services to customers… Read More »

Bitcoin Fund Bets $1M That Crypto Will Outperform S&P 500

Morgan Creek Bullish On Crypto, Issues $1M “Buffett Bet 2.0” Morgan Creek Capital, a juggernaut in investment management, recently saw its crypto-centric subsidiary make an extremely bullish bet on Bitcoin (BTC) and its altcoin brethren. More specifically, according to a report from CNBC, Morgan Creek Digital, headed by Anthony “Pomp” Pompliano, has called for a single investor to take… Read More »

Ethereum Believer Awaits Looming Crypto “Nuclear Winter”

As reported by Ethereum World News, in late-October, as Bitcoin (BTC) stagnated and volatility continued to dissipate, Arthur Hayes, an equity markets trader turned CEO of BitMEX, likened 2018’s stormy conditions to 2014/2015’s “nuclear bear market,” while speaking with Yahoo Finance U.K. While Hayes was quickly put on the back foot, seeing boatloads of flak fly his way… Read More »

Ohio Makes It Rain: Millions To Be Invested In Early-Stage Blockchain Startups

December 3, 2018 10:58 PM Several funds around Ohio want to support blockchain development. Yesterday at the Blockland Solutions Conference in Cleveland, Ohio, it was announced that technology funds JumpStart, FlashStarts, and several others plan to financially support nascent blockchain startups. Ray Leach, CEO of JumpStart, said his organization and six other groups want to invest $100 million,… Read More »

Tom Lee: Bitcoin, XRP, Ether Have Staying Power — BTC To Do “Very Well” In 2019

Tom Lee Chalks Up Recent Bitcoin Crash To “Macro Meltdown” Diehard Bitcoin bull Tom Lee, the head of research at New York-based Fundstrat Global Advisors, recently sat down with CoinTelegraph to provide his insights into the recent Bitcoin (BTC) crash. Although Lee is often lambasted for his overly bullish calls, such as his forecast for BTC to eclipse… Read More »

Morgan Creek CEO: 20x Bitcoin (BTC) Bull Run Possible Over Next Decade

Mark Yusko: “Bitcoin — I Love It Long-Term” Early last week, CNBC’s “Fast Money,” somewhat infamous for its coverage of markets, continued its incessant coverage of Bitcoin (BTC), calling upon Mark Yusko of Morgan Creek Capital Management to make a guest appearance. Surprisingly, while Yusko hails from the realm of traditional finance, he expressed that cryptocurrencies are likely… Read More »

BTC Price Aside, Bitcoin Fundamentals Booming Beyond Compare

“Don’t Let The [Bitcoin] Price Distract You” Ardent Bitcoin advocate Anthony Pompliano, better known as “Pomp” in the cryptosphere, recently took to his well-followed Twitter soapbox to tout the fact that in spite of BTC’s price decline, the fundamentals of the network backing the asset are undoubtedly booming. Bitcoin's fundamentals are strengthening. Don't let the price distract you. The… Read More »

Fidelity Considers Expansion of Digital Asset Trading: “There is Demand for the Next Four or Five in Rank of Market Cap”

Fidelity Digital Asset Services, LLC has announced its intentions to expand its crypto custody and trading services platform for enterprise clients in a decision that signals the firm’s growing interest in the economic utility of this emerging market. Tom Jessop Speaking at the Block FS conference in New York, Tom Jessop, head of Fidelity Digital Assets commented that… Read More »

Sirin Labs’ Finney Phone + Hardware Wallet is Finally Available

After several months of waiting, Sirin Labs finally announced to the public that it is now possible to buy its long-awaited Finney Phone, a mobile device with which they intend to earn a place in the mobile industry by offering a series of features designed explicitly for crypto users. SIRIN LABS – Media Launch Event update – https://t.co/NKx6cuIAGL… Read More »

Bitcoin ETF Hype Remains: VanEck, SolidX Rendezvous With SEC

Crypto ETF Hopefuls Rendezvous With SEC As reported by Ethereum World News in late-October, a number of representatives from VanEck, SolidX Partners, and CBOE, the three firms behind the leading Bitcoin ETF application, met with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in a paramount closed-door meeting. A post-mortem document revealed that the ETF-focused meeting, which occurred on October 9th, was… Read More »