Goldman Sachs-financed financial services provider Circle has expanded its crypto offering. The supported coins can now be acquired in various combinations in three new portfolios. Payment, Platform and Privacy - these are the names of the new crypto portfolios of the peer-to-peer payment service provider Circle. The company announced this...
StellarX is a new GUI for trading in crypto currencies. The use is apparently free for all participants. The question is: What is the motivation behind bringing something to the market free of charge? As it looks, Stellar wants to break free of Bitcoin and differentiate itself from its...
Monero hard forked to version 12 of its protocol yesterday. The upgrade is a hard fork but it will not affect your XMR in any way. At block number 1546000 (08.20 UTC on Friday), the software upgrade of the cryptocurrency went live, according to data from blox.minexmr.com. The first change will be a...
In 2017 an enormous IOTA hype took place. Many people wanted to trade IOTA - but in 2018 it was followed by a hard crash landing. The crypto currency based in Germany jumped in 2017 together with the Bitcoin and many other crypto currencies. In some cases,...
U.S. President Donald Trump has banned all Americans with a decree trade and acquisition of the Venezuelan crypto currency Petro. The aim is to prevent the sanctions against Venezuela from being circumvented. Venezuela has a problem. Despite huge oil reserves, the country is running out of foreign exchange thanks to...
With smart contracts and the blockchain, users bet on the death of celebrities. The Augur Blockchain platform is making headlines: Some journalists already fear that the so-called prediction market could cause deaths, reports Technology Review in its online edition ("Gambling per Blockchain"). In the decentralized prediction marketplace, users can bet...
Brave is a Chromium-based web browser that comes with built-in ad-blocker, script blocker, tracking protector, and is integrated with HTTPS Everywhere. It also offers anti-fingerprinting and protection against WebRTC leak. Brave, an open source web browser by Mozilla’s co-founder that claims to block ads and trackers, in addition to facilitating cryptocurrency-based micro-transactions with...
ETHLend is a decentralized lending application (DAPP) running on the Ethereum Network that offers secure, peer to peer lending Smart Contracts. This crypto-to-crypto lending platform started licensing process to acquire a license on lending activities in over 30 European Economic Area (EEA) countries and in various other countries within. Expanding the...
Tron is constantly improving. After revealing the integration of Tron (TRX) into BitTorrent and supporting Binance's Blockchain Charity Function (BCF), today BitGuild is launching the first Tron-based "Blockchain" game while TRX is making a slight comeback. Tron entering the video game industry Tron is about to take the video game industry...
One of the most reputable and credible newspapers in the world, the Wall Street Journal (WSJ), created and then destroyed its own crypto currency. This unique case began as an experiment that threatened to get out of control, so it was stopped. The goal of the newspaper was to create...