Day: March 18, 2019

‘Bitcoin Creator’ Craig Wright “Satoshi Nakamoto” Deletes Twitter Account After Getting Heckled?

Today, Craight Wright—a computer scientist who claims to be Satoshi Nakamoto (to the skepticism of many) and one of the figureheads behind BCH fork Bitcoin SV—allegedly deleted his Twitter account after sustained heckling from spoof accounts, including Fake-toshi Bot. Background on Craig Wright (“Satoshi Nakamoto”) Craig Steven Wright is an […]

Bitcoin [BTC] witnesses huge influx of capital via China’s fiat currency

The cryptocurrency market grows with respect to market value and stability, when major investments come in. Bitcoin [BTC], the largest cryptocurrency in the sphere, reportedly experienced an influx of China’s fiat currency, despite the country’s ongoing trade ban. According to data from Coinlib, Bitcoin investments in China rose as the […]

Citibank Won’t Be Launching Its Own “Citicoin”, Will Use Existing Technologies Instead, Will They Turn To Ripple’s XRP Or SWIFT?

JP Morgan made waves in both the blockchain space and the traditional financial world when they announced that they’d soon roll out their own cryptocurrency. Citibank had been rumored to be working on a similar project dubbed ‘Citicoin’, but now they are calling off any cryptocurrency plans. Blockchain has been […]

Billion Dollar Payment Platform VISA Posts Job Opening for Cryptocurrency

In an otherwise slow start to the week for cryptocurrency, billion-dollar payment services company VISA has posted a cryptocurrency and blockchain-related job, giving indication that the company is looking to begin development in that sector. According to the job posting on SmartRecruiters, a San Francisco based recruiting firm, VISA Fintech […]

CoinMarketCap Introduces New Metrics for Crypto Fundamentals

Cryptocurrency market data platform CoinMarketCap has added a new metric to their site for measuring the fundamentals of cryptocurrency projects. The new rating system dubbed the Fundamental Crypto Asset Score (FCAS) measures cryptocurrency projects “health” by considering user activity, developer behavior, and market maturity. Basically, the service provides insight into […]