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New Mining Pool Vows to Enhance Profitability While Reducing Power Consumption

New Mining Pool Vows to Enhance Profitability While Reducing Power Consumption

A startup blockchain company, with a team featuring former executives from Samsung Electronics, have unveiled plans to invigorate the way cryptocurrency mining is performed – creating an infrastructure designed to enhance profit and help blockchain technology become more prolific in everyday life. 12SHIPS says it wants to tackle some of the issues that miners currently […]

EOS RAM Prices Skyrocket Amid Network Speculation

EOS RAM Prices Skyrocket Amid Network Speculation

Prices for RAM on the EOS network have skyrocketed this week, reaching as high as almost 920 EOS (around $8,160 to press time) per 1MB of RAM, as data from MarketstackD.io indicatestoday, July 4. EOS Ram Buying Calculator. Source: MarketstackD EOS is a cryptocurrency token and an infrastructure for decentralized applications (DApps). As of press time it is the 5th largest […]

Crypto Markets See More Red as Prices Slump Downwards

Crypto Markets See More Red as Prices Slump Downwards

The crypto markets continue their slump today, June 26, with most of the coins on Coin360seeing red. Market visualization from Coin360 Bitcoin (BTC) is trading at around $6,205, down around 1 percent over a 24 hour period to press time. Bitcoin price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Index Stablecoin Tether’s release of 250 million tokens yesterday, June 25 had prompted some on Twitter […]

Lithuanian Gov’t Releases ICO Guidelines That Aim to Create ‘Certainty and Transparency’

Lithuanian Gov’t Releases ICO Guidelines That Aim to Create ‘Certainty and Transparency’

Lithuania has released comprehensive new “guidelines” on Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) in a document published June 8.  Officials are heralding the move as a “step towards certainty and transparency” in the country. Coming two months after the government set up a roundtable to establish dialogue between banks, ICO operators and other entities, the guidelines see confirmation from Minister […]

LinkedIn Co-Founder Is Raising $20 Million for Token Project

LinkedIn Co-Founder Is Raising $20 Million for Token Project

Newly published public documents indicate that one of the co-founders of employment data platform LinkedIn is raising as much as $20 million in a Simple Agreement for Future Tokens (SAFT) sale. The Form D published on June 1 shows that Eric Ly – LinkedIn’s first chief technology officer and one of its founders – is raising funds for the […]

SEC, CFTC, IRS And Others: A Guide To US Regulating Bodies

SEC, CFTC, IRS And Others: A Guide To US Regulating Bodies

On May 22, 2018  the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) issued an advisory statement for listing virtual currency derivative products. The statement is aimed at providing clarity for exchanges and clearing houses. Previously this week, major US cryptocurrency exchange and wallet Coinbase spoke to regulators about obtaining a federal banking charter. Those events came in the midst of […]

OPEN Presents Innovative Protocol Blockchain for Interoperability*

OPEN Presents Innovative Protocol Blockchain for Interoperability*

Cryptocurrencies and blockchain, undoubtedly, will disrupt companies and entire industries in the near future. OPEN Platform has been working hard from day one to push this vision forward by creating the tools that allow any developer anywhere to accept cryptocurrencies in a plug-and-play manner. This has the potential to tap into the $400 billion of cryptocurrencies, the […]

ICO Project Polymath Is Trying to Buy a Stake In a Real Stock Exchange

ICO Project Polymath Is Trying to Buy a Stake In a Real Stock Exchange

If one announcement summarizes the ambitions of crypto project Polymath, it might be Wednesday’s acquisition of the domain “Tokens.com” One of its several this week, it cuts to the heart of the project’s aims to dominate the issuance of tokenized securities. But the plans go beyond just the acquisition of potentially popular domain names. In the […]

Large Global Payments Processor Unveils Airdropping Campaign Among Users

Large Global Payments Processor Unveils Airdropping Campaign Among Users

CoinPayments, a global cryptocurrency payment processor, has announced an airdrop  launch of its own utility token – the CPS Coin. The company also plans to lower its transaction and conversion fees for token holders and enhance its user interface in 2018. Founded in 2013, CoinPayments is a global cryptocurrency payment processor with a reach of over 1,000,000 […]