Monthly Archives: June 2019

Daily Ethereum Transactions Exceed One Million, a First Since May 2018

Daily transactions registered on the Ethereum network crossed one million for the first time since May 2018. Daily transactions registered on the Ethereum (ETH) network exceeded one million yesterday, June 28, for the first time since May 2018, according to data reported by leading Ethereum block explorer Etherscan. Per Etherscan data, on June 28 there were 1,004,170 transactions confirmed on the Ethereum blockchain. Before yesterday, the last time the Ethereum chain registered over one million daily transactions was in May 2018. Nonetheless, the current level is still […]

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Discovering Insuretech: Blockchain Disruption of the Insurance Sector

The insurance sector is riddled with inefficiencies — and distributed ledger technology is on a mission to fix them. The business of insurance is enormously complex: The process of evaluating and managing a variety of risks that individuals and organizations face every day inevitably involves coordination of the multiple parties’ efforts and reconciliation of extensive records. Both aspects make the insurance sector an appealing ground for blockchain-based optimization — and indeed, distributed ledger technology is a prominent feature of a rising tide of technological innovations, collectively known […]

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Bitcoin Hover Over $11,800 as Top Cryptos See Gains

Most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting moderate to significant gains on the day as bitcoin hovers around $11,800. Saturday, June 29 — most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting moderate to significant gains on the day by press time, as bitcoin (BTC) hovers over under the $11,800 mark again. Market visualization courtesy of Coin360 Bitcoin is currently up about .14% on the day, trading around $11,830 at press time, according to Coin360. Looking at its weekly chart, the coin is up over 13%. Bitcoin […]

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U.S. Clean Energy Firm Clearway Energy Will Test Blockchain for Renewable Energy Trading

US clean energy development firm Clearway Energy Group is launching a pilot program for trading renewable energy credits on a blockchain. United States-based clean energy development firm Clearway Energy Group is launching a pilot program for trading renewable energy credits on a blockchain, Bloomberg reported on June 28. Per the report, Clearway Energy partnered with Ethereum (ETH)-based energy trading startup Power Ledger to jointly build a system for trading renewable energy certificates. Power Ledger reportedly told Bloomberg that initially the solution will be tested in Massachusetts, generating […]

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Maple Leaf Capital: Recent Bitfinex IEO Ampleforth Token is Not Stable

Crypto investment firm Maple Leaf Capital noted that Ampleforth, the token recently released in Bitfinex’s first Initial Exchange Offering, is not stable. Cryptocurrency investment firm Maple Leaf Capital called ampleforth (AMPL), the token recently released in the first Bitfinex’s Initial Exchange Offering, “anything but stable” in a series of tweets published on June 27. While Ampleforth reportedly raised $4.9 million in 11 seconds in a Tokenex earlier in June, Maple Leaf Capital has said that the AMPL token’s mechanics do not grant it stability, and its low […]

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Ross Ulbricht Letter Questions the Wisdom of Imprisoning Non-Violent Offenders

Forced to spend the rest of his days in a cage, Ross Ulbricht has recounted his situation in a letter, which explains how he’s spent more than 2,096 days in a U.S. federal penitentiary for running a website. Also Read: Bitcoin ‘Inventor’ Craig Wright Claims He Can’t Access Coins in Court Testimony Ross Ulbricht Reflects on 2,000 Days Behind Bars The letter from Ulbricht shows the world how skewed the justice system is when a cage is literally the answer to ‘correcting’ people’s behavior. The drug war […]

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Group of Digital Asset Trade Associations to Establish Global Cryptocurrency Association

A group of trade associations representing several national Virtual Asset Service Providers announced the launch of a global collaboration for firms in the industry. A group of national trade associations representing the local Virtual Asset Service Providers (VASPs) announced their intention to establish an association to provide a global representative for firms in the industry in a press release shared with Cointelegraph on June 29. Per the release, the aforementioned Japanese trade association signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Osaka aiming to establish the association. The […]

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Bitcoin ‘Inventor’ Craig Wright Claims He Can’t Access Coins in Court Testimony

On June 28, Craig Wright, the Australian native who claims to be Satoshi Nakamoto, spent the day in a Florida court battling with the Kleiman attorney. Wright became emotional when he told the court that he designed the network but didn’t like how it turned out. At one point he told the court he was “ashamed of his invention.” Also Read: These Are 2019’s Biggest Cryptocurrency Winners and Losers so Far The Alleged Blind Trust Setup Makes It Difficult for Wright to Access Certain Keys Craig Wright […]

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💥Daily Cryptocurrency News – Bitcoin, Ethereum, & Much More Crypto News! (June 28th, 2019)

😀 Thank You For Watching! 😀 Join Us On The “Crypt0’s News Group” Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/groups/crypt0snewsgroup HELPFUL LINKS / SOURCES ► Anarchovegas Discount Tickets – https://eventchain.io/event-details/3069ab8319bd1410500918e40a15d173/AnarchoVegas/?code=crypt0 ► Official Anarchovegas Website – https://www.anarchovegas.com/ ► MagicPoopCannon’s TradingView Chart – https://www.tradingview.com/chart/BTCUSD/abGw9X5M-Bitcoin-Reaches-My-13-812-Target-Exactly-BTC/ ► Bitcoin’s Nov-Dec 2017 Moves Compared To Now – https://www.uptrennd.com/post-detail/20k-only-38-hours-away-comparing-this-run-to-2017~MTk5Mjg=?fbclid=IwAR1IoZMNSAw4xJKzHjvPAC5Zw1L1jBaEWNe2zPwzSTfg0OquQvmj95IWAzU ► Mayer Multiple – https://mayermultiple.info/ ► Matt Kaye’s Tweet On BTC Pull-Backs – https://twitter.com/MattDavidKaye/status/1144267545811333121 ► ChainLink On Coinbase – https://blog.coinbase.com/chainlink-link-is-now-available-on-coinbase-1f3df2e9d21d ► Crypto Exchange And XRP Refuge Bitsane Vanishes, Scamming As Many As 246,000 Users – https://www.forbes.com/sites/hanktucker/2019/06/27/crypto-exchange-and-xrp-refuge-bitsane-vanishes-scamming-as-many-as-246000-users/#5072cb4c77fa ► ‘Bitcoin Inventor’ […]

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How to Pay Employees or Get Paid With Bitcoin

Paying or getting paid with digital coins is the norm in the cryptocurrency sector. Participants in many other industries, however, may also be tempted to take advantage of the benefits offered by decentralized currencies. In the case of bitcoin cash (BCH), that means fast, secure and low-cost transactions. Some platforms facilitate crypto payments between companies and their employees, while peer-to-peer settlements remain a viable option as well. Also read: BCH Can Be the Global Coin for Daily Spending, Says Italian Crypto Executive Crypto Payroll Services Offered Businesses […]

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