Crypto

Acceptance of crypto growing across the continent of Africa

Acceptance of Crypto Growing Across the Continent of Africa

Crypto adoption is making substantial progress in Africa, with ownership of crypto, trade volume, and regulation all heading towards greater adoption. A recent report by Arcane Research and Luno found that Uganda, Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana, and Kenya. And these are often among the top ten countries searching for the word “Bitcoin” by Google. The […]

New Partnership Adds Crypto Payment Routes to Shopify

New Partnership Adds Crypto Payment Routes to Shopify

CoinPayments Crypto Payment Processor Partnership means enhanced compatibility for Canadian e-commerce giant Shopify digital asset payments. “Shopify is a natural fit for us,” Jason Butcher, CEO of CoinPayments, told Cointelegraph via email, adding: “As they look to bring new features to their merchant base and CoinPayments works to drive cryptocurrency adoption globally, it makes sense […]

Retail Traders Accumulating Heavily on Bitcoin, Data Shows

When Bitcoin plunged to $3,700 this March, there was no denying that many were afraid to invest. After all, there were traders — and prominent traders at that — seriously expecting the cryptocurrency to fall off a price cliff when the crash occurred. For example, a long-time commodity trader and Bitcoin investor Peter Brandt wrote […]

Fortnite Fans Race to Earn ETH Based Rewards on Reddit

Within days of launching on the Rinkeby testnet. Over 10,000 addresses have been created for Reddit’s Ethereum (ETH)-based Community Points rewards system. The Reddit points rolled out from March 13 to March 15 across two subreddit communities. Regarding the topics of the popular video game Fortnight (r/fortniteBR) and cryptocurrency (r/cryptocurrency), in particular. Perhaps surprisingly, the […]

Mexican Companies Launch Crypto Portal for Covid-19 Affected People

Mexican Companies Launch Crypto Portal for Covid-19 Affected People

Mexican crypto-currency exchange Bitso and crowdfunding site Donadora joined forces to introduce a crypto-based donation program. The network would support the neediest families impacted by the COVID-19 crisis to collect funds to buy food. Each pantry delivered will be worth 150 Mexican pesos, according to a report published by El Heraldo de México on May […]

Galaxy Digital Has Been Accepted to the Toronto Stock Exchange via the Sandbox

Galaxy Digital Has Been Accepted to the Toronto Stock Exchange via the Sandbox

Galaxy Digital Holdings, Crypto Venture Capital and Trading Desk, has been granted conditional approval. To participate in the TSX Sandbox of the Toronto Stock Exchange. TSX’s sandbox, revealed during April of last year, provides a testing ground for new policy growth. And an effort to promote support for listing applications “that may not generally satisfy […]

Analysts Think The Worst Is Yet to Coming For Altcoins As Bitcoin ‘s Strength Grows

The aggregated demand for crypto has struggled to harness the full traction that Bitcoin has encountered in recent years. The influx of Bitcoin funding indicates investors are keen to be drawn to the possible upside that its rising reputation as a “hard asset” provides. The overt strength of the flagship crypto-currency comes as it flashes massive […]

Reddit Picks Ethereum For its Latest Points, Offers 'Complete Control, Like Bitcoin'

Reddit Picks Ethereum For its Latest Points, Offers ‘Complete Control, Like Bitcoin’

Following widespread rumors that a new point system built on top of the Ethereum (ETH) blockchain will be introduced by the influential discussion platform Reddit. The platform itself has now finally verified a new system that allows users to “earn a piece of their favorite communities,” with the aid of Ethereum. And, like Bitcoin, it […]

Bitcoin undergoes third halving as community awaits what’s next

Bitcoin Experience Third Halving as the Community Looking for What’s Next

The most awaited cryptocurrency event of 2020, the third-halving Bitcoin (BTC) event, has taken place. Appearing just once every four years. The new Bitcoin mining block reward halving has reduced the Bitcoin block reward from 12.5 BTC to 6.25 BTC. Although this is a critical development for the cryptocurrency industry as a whole. It is […]