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May 18, 2018

What red flags? Everybody else does it.

Mind your ICO relationships - Research shows 1 in 5 have Red Flags   The Bit The Wall Street Journal released a study of 1500 ICOs, and determined that 18.6% with red flags - utilizing…

May 16, 2018

Coinbase introduces 4 more services

Coinbase is literally exploding   The Bit At this point, it’s unclear what else Coinbase could do to try to take over the transition to cryptocurrencies in America. Their new “Institutional Suite” takes it up…

May 14, 2018

Facebook Cryptocurrency is coming

Yep. Facebook cryptocurrency is coming.   The Bit The head of Facebook’s Messenger app David Marcus, a Coinbase board member, will be leading research of blockchain tech and possibly a facebook cryptocurrency.   The Bigger…

May 9, 2018

Crypto coming of age?

Vitalik Buterin: crypto’s golden boy   The Bit The 23 year old behind Ethereum continues to push boundaries, bossing up in tech and philanthropy beyond our wildest dreams - this time toward age-related illnesses.  …

May 7, 2018

JP Morgan files patent for P2P payments

JPMorgan Chase woke... or just trying really hard?   The Bit JP Morgan is giving Goldman a run for their money and filed a patent for P2P payments powered by distributed ledgers for intra- and…

May 4, 2018

Telegram says screw the public, bye bye ICO

Invest in Telegram’s Coin? Nope - too poor.   The Bit Telegram is a cloud based instant messaging app founded in Russia in 2014. It has 200 million active users. They were going to do…

May 2, 2018

HODL the Bacoin, please.

Cryptocurrency hype might just bring home the bacoin   The Bit Oscar Meyer made a promotional “cryptocurrency” called Bacoin - and a pretty funny video to go along with it. Bacoin can only be exchanged…

April 30, 2018

French crypto tax cuts & Coincheck

50% off French cryptocurrency tax - La vache!   The Bit French regulators have adjusted classification of cryptocurrencies to cut taxes down by more than 50% in come cases.   The Bigger Picture French law…

April 27, 2018

Mind your XRPs and Revenues

Ethereum ain’t ya side bit   The Bit A surge in the overall cryptocurrency market returned ETH to the $700 range of when the downturn began in March, but likely went unnoticed by founder Vitalik…

April 26, 2018

Blockchain is kind of a big deal.

Survey says… Financial Institutions likely to FOMO   The Bit A Thomas Reuters survey of 400 institutional investors shows that 15% have plans to enter cryptocurrencies within 6 months and another 5% within 1 year.…

April 23, 2018

Bitcoin and blockchains beyond norms, or becoming norms?

Ponzi scheme they said. It'll dip more they said.   The Bit Bitcoin and the overall market cap of cryptocurrencies crashed. Cool, they’ve now reversed the trend and sit roughly 10X their value one year…

April 20, 2018

Future of Fiat to Crypto and Web Browsing

50 Shades of LocalBitcoins   The Bit The P2P Bitcoin exchange platform profits $27 Million/year from transaction fees (1%) and deposit fees (<$1). It doesn’t touch users’ funds, so is not a “money services business.”…