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Charlie Lee to Advise Development of HTC Crypto-Compatible Smartphone Exodus

Charlie Lee to Advise Development of HTC Crypto-Compatible Smartphone Exodus

Litecoin (LTC) founder Charlie Lee tweeted July 29 that he will be an advisor for HTC’s new smartphone Exodus, which will support LTC and the Lightning Network (LN). In acknowledging Lee’s new advisory position, HTC tweeted: “One small step for @SatoshiLite. One giant leap for blockchain.” As previously reported by Cointelegraph, HTC is seeking to enter the crypto space with a mobile device […]

Bitcoin Cash vs. Bitcoin | The Pros and Cons

Bitcoin Cash vs. Bitcoin | The Pros and Cons

Bitcoin Cash vs. Bitcoin The history between Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash is a contentious one, but we’re here to look at the advantages and disadvantages of each coin moving forward. We’ll examine the value proposition of each and their vastly different approaches to scaling. We’ll also dissect branding and levels of decentralization. Finally, we’ll line up the […]

Blockchain May Add $5 Billion to Indian Economy In The Next Five Years, Expert Says

Blockchain May Add $5 Billion to Indian Economy In The Next Five Years, Expert Says

Distributed ledger technology may add $5 billion to Indian economy in the next five years, according to NASSCOM’s VP Industry Initiatives. The non-profit trade association, which represents the sector of software and services companies in the country, has backed blockchain technology for many years. NASSCOM Promotes Blockchain In India for Its Potential for Economic Growth […]

Top 10 Crypto Deals in 2017 Returned Over 136,000% on Average, Report Shows

Top 10 Crypto Deals in 2017 Returned Over 136,000% on Average, Report Shows

Research into the top ten crypto deals in 2017 based on their investment returns (ROI) has revealed that on average each returned over 136,000 percent, according to data shared with Cointelegraph by Crypto Finance Conference (CFC) analysts July 27. Out of all the crypto projects that raised a minimum of $1 million in 2017, IOTA (MIOTA) clinched […]

Bitcoin ‘Waiting for Reasons to Go Higher’, Says Blockchain VC Partner Spencer Bogart

Bitcoin ‘Waiting for Reasons to Go Higher’, Says Blockchain VC Partner Spencer Bogart

Blockchain Capital partner Spencer Bogart compared Bitcoin (BTC) to a “tinderbox” July 26, tellingCNBC prices could grow further due to multiple “catalysts.” Speaking to CNBC’s Fast Money, Bogart, who is regular commentator on the network and on cryptocurrency social media, adopted a notably bullish tone compared to just weeks ago when Bitcoin was trading around $6,000. “Any number of catalysts could […]

Iran ‘Preparing Ground’ for National Cryptocurrency to Dodge US Sanctions

Iran ‘Preparing Ground’ for National Cryptocurrency to Dodge US Sanctions

Iran has confirmed it will press ahead with creating its own state-issued cryptocurrency to circumvent incoming U.S.. sanctions, local media Press TV reported July 25. Quoted by local news media outlet ISNA and translated by PressTV, Alireza Daliri, deputy for management and investment at the Directorate for Scientific and Technological Affairs, said plans for the creation of a working digital currency […]

Blockchain Capital Partner Spencer Bogart is “Super Bullish on Crypto Right Now”

Blockchain Capital Partner Spencer Bogart is “Super Bullish on Crypto Right Now”

The partner of one of the blockchain industry’s pioneering VC firms is “super bullish” on crypto but believes that bitcoin is leading the pack. Talking yesterday to CNBC’s Fast Money, Spencer Bogart discussed the state of the cryptocurrency industry, why he thinks the market has generally slumped in 2018 and why he still believes bitcoin to be a […]

How to Get into a Bitcoin Business that Works

How to Get into a Bitcoin Business that Works

Blockchain technology is expanding at an astonishing rate. This technology is creating a prosperous environment for entrepreneurs seeking to start a Bitcoin business. It has been an exciting ride for BTC investors, and over the last nine years, considerable growth has occurred in the crypto space. Today, there are numerous Bitcoin business opportunities to consider. […]

G20 Ministers Say Cryptocurrencies Are Not a Threat to Global Financial Stability

G20 Ministers Say Cryptocurrencies Are Not a Threat to Global Financial Stability

Central bank governors and finance ministers representing the G20 member countries convened for the international forum’s annual meeting held in Buenos Aires, Argentina on Sunday. Established in 1999, the G20 summits are attended by the leaders of member states that collectively account for approximately 85% of the world’s gross domestic product (GDP). During the G20 meetings, its […]