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Cryptocurrency Prices Will “Slowly Recover” Due to “Real Utility,” Blockchain Professional Says

Cryptocurrency Prices Will “Slowly Recover” Due to “Real Utility,” Blockchain Professional Says

Josh Fraser, co-founder at Origin Protocol, an Ethereum-based peer-to-peer (P2P) solution for enabling economic transactions without intermediaries, recently told MarketWatch he thinks cryptocurrency prices will “slowly recover.” Fraser explained in an email to the financial information website that the “shift towards development” will “see real utility, versus speculation” in the volatile crypto ecosystem. The Clemson University computer science graduate wrote […]

Dubai Police Chief: Digital Currency Will ‘Soon Replace’ Cash Despite Hurdles

Dubai Police Chief: Digital Currency Will ‘Soon Replace’ Cash Despite Hurdles

A senior Dubai law enforcement official has predicted that digital currency will “soon” usurp cash, local news outlet Khaleej Times reported Sunday, September 16. Speaking during a panel he was heading, Lt-Gen Dhahi Khalfan Tamim, deputy chairman of the Dubai Police and head of general security in Dubai, said that hurdles to digital currency becoming mainstream remained in lack of public […]

BitPay Exec: Bitcoin Will Bounce Back, Not So Sure About ICO Market

BitPay Exec: Bitcoin Will Bounce Back, Not So Sure About ICO Market

An executive at cryptocurrency payment service BitPay has stated that he believes Bitcoin is far from dead. Sonny Singh is much less optimistic about the future of the altcoin and ICO markets, however. Lots of Potential Catalysts for Another Bull Run for Bitcoin Every time the cryptocurrency market takes a nosedive, those who do not […]

John McAfee Bound for Malta Blockchain Summit

John McAfee Bound for Malta Blockchain Summit

Malta has recently earned the name ‘Blockchain Island’, being the first jurisdiction in the world to adopt blockchain regulations. The island has already attracted the two largest crypto exchanges, Binance and OKEx, and most recently ZB, now opening offices in the rising crypto hub. The massive scale of the Malta Blockchain Summit is a reflection of […]

Cryptocurrency Market Slump Sees $642 Billion Dumped So Far in 2018

Cryptocurrency Market Slump Sees $642 Billion Dumped So Far in 2018

The cryptocurrency market capitalization on September 12 established a new yearly low near circa $187 billion. The drop amounts to a total of $642 billion that has vanished from the market since its all-time high near $829.96 billion. Almost all the leading coins, including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, and Ripple, are in the process of forming […]

Why Cardano (ADA) Could Lead The Second Generation Of Cryptocurrencies

Why Cardano (ADA) Could Lead The Second Generation Of Cryptocurrencies

Cardano. A top ten cryptocurrency project, backed by the brains of Ethereum but set up with a vision for the future. Cryptocurrency isn’t going to exist in this state forever, as the technology grows, so will each individual project. As it stands, Cardano promises an awful lot for the future and many now believe that Cardano is […]

Apple Co-Founder Reportedly “Involved” With Controversial Crypto Firm Equi Capital

Apple Co-Founder Reportedly “Involved” With Controversial Crypto Firm Equi Capital

Steve Wozniak, Apple co-founder and electronics engineer, is reportedly working closely on a blockchain project with controversial crypto firm Equi Capital. Although Wozniak’s previous statements regarding cryptocurrencies have been fairly reasonable, his recent involvement in Equi Capital’s investment token initiative is being questioned by those familiar with the blockchain startup. Notably, Equity Capital was founded by Baroness Michelle Mone […]