As the activities and popularity of cryptocurrency persist, with Bitcoin dominating, smaller projects are also evolving and investors can't help but get excited. One of these smaller projects is Tron. The founder of Tron is looking forward to it challenging the world’s key content providers such as YouTube and...
Iota – that stands for internet of Things Application – is a new cryptocurrency, just like Bitcoin. But it's completely different in some key ways. Bitcoins aren’t printed, like pounds, dollars or euros – they’re made by individuals, and increasingly businesses, running computers all round the world. To process Bitcoin transactions, a...
A new charity initiative called Bail Bloc may have just found the only good use for cryptocurrencies to date: bailing people out of jail who can’t afford it. Software that uses your computer power to “mine” (in other words, create) digital coins for profit have become a bit of a bogeyman online....
RAK Bank, a retail and business bank in the UAE has partnered blockchain startup Ripple to power instant cross-border payments to retail customers to India, the world’s largest remittance receiver. The age of blockchain-powered, instant, low-cost bank remittances is slowly taking shape. RAK Bank, also known as the National Bank...
Litecoin prices surged nearly 30% today to an all-time high, as alternative coins showed solid gains across the cryptocurrency space. Investors were still phased by Bitcoin prices fluctuating wildly on Coinbase and the site crashing yesterday (Dec. 8, 2017). Crypto Asset Management Director Tim Enneking told Forbes that Litecoin is "absolutely cruising in BTC's...
All eyes are on Litecoin amid a surge in price rivaling the recent rebound of Bitcoin. Charlie Lee’s cryptocurrency, created in 2011, was surging up to 30 percent over the last 24 hours, for a number of reasons. According to CNBC, Litepay CEO Kenneth Asare announced that over 41 countries, including...
The financial services provider Western Union (WU) is testing transactions with the use of Ripple’s(XRP) Blockchain-based settlement system, the company’s Chief Financial Officer Raj Agrawal said in an interview with Bloomberg Feb. 14. The globally known money transfer company Western Union confirmed that it is testing Ripple following more than...
A combined effort from nakamo.to and Advanced Blockchain AG attempts to bring into life an innovative platform run inside IOTA‘s (MIOTA) Tangle Network. Peaq is essentially a new base-layer for tokenization, acting similarly to Ethereum’s ERC-20 Protocol. The German “industrial empire”, which advanced dramatically during the WWII and after, has made clear that German’s...
The price for MIOTA, the cryptocurrency for the IOTA platform, has exploded over the past week, gaining massive value and surpassing Ripple to take the #4 spot among cryptocurrency market caps. The price explosion has come on the news of a major agreement being signed with Microsoft, Fujitsu, and others for business-to-business data sharing. The price rally began...
The recently created trading platform Binance is quickly becoming one of the important pillars of the cryptocurrency community. With a robust voting process and a careful selection of coins, Binance is working to increase the popularity of cryptocurrencies. It has taken a while before Binance looked at Monero, despite its...