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Philippine Boxing Legend Manny Pacquiao launches his own cryptocurrency.
Philippine Boxing Legend Manny Pacquiao launches his own cryptocurrency.

Manny Pacquiao who is regarded by many boxing historians as one of the greatest professional boxers of all time has released his cryptocurrency on Sunday at a free concert in Manila according to International News organization Reuter and as reported by Cointelegraph. The 40-year-old...

Published: 2 weeks ago


Market manipulations services for Crypto exchanges going for as much $15k
Market manipulations services for Crypto exchanges going for as much $15k

Market manipulations actually exist, we have heard of them, but now we are starting to hear how they happen from one view. 20-year-old Alexey Andryunin, is making a living off manipulation of trading situations for cryptocurrency professionals/ exchanges.  Andryunin is a sophomore at Moscow St...

Published: 1 month ago

Anita O.

Popular Stablecoin, Tether to Launch on its 'fifth' Blockchain
Popular Stablecoin, Tether to Launch on its 'fifth' Blockchain

Tether with ticker symbol USDT is no doubt a very popular and sometimes controversial stablecoin. The cryptocurrency with tokens has been issued by Tether Limited since its whitepaper was published online on January 2012.  Recently on its website, the announcement was made that the company ava...

Published: 1 month ago

Anita O.

An ‘Official Crypto’ assigned for the Miami Dolphins in Partnership with Litecoin
An ‘Official Crypto’ assigned for the Miami Dolphins in Partnership with Litecoin

Litecoin Foundation has come on board with American football team, the Miami Dolphins to enable them accept cryptocurrency payments. The partnership between them will kick off at the start of the 2019 NFL season, 5 th September, as announced by the Litecoin Foundation yesterday. ...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

Gemini Exchange May Get on board Facebook’s Libra Project
Gemini Exchange May Get on board Facebook’s Libra Project

Co-founders of the New York-based crypto exchange Gemini, Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, will possibly join the consortium governing Facebook’s proposed cryptocurrency, Libra Association.  Gemini recently applied for a broker-dealer license through the Financial Industry Regulatory Author...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

Steemit throws shade at facebook calling themselves 'the only REAL social blockchain'
Steemit throws shade at facebook calling themselves 'the only REAL social blockchain'

A social media platform based on blockchain, Steemit has ousted that the Libra crypto does not threaten them; via a Youtube Video posted by Andrew Levine, the Steemit Head of Communication. Andrew pointed out in the footage that the creation of Facebook's Libra puts their three-year-old Steemit soci...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

Crypto Ponzi Scheme Upsets Investors Saying,  It Has ‘No Cash to Pay out’
Crypto Ponzi Scheme Upsets Investors Saying, It Has ‘No Cash to Pay out’

A supposed lucrative South African “investment scheme,” Bitcoin Wallet attracted hundreds of investors a day from inception; reportedly, many people clamored at their doors just to invest. Unfortunately now, hundreds of protestors are now demanding their cash back at the company’s...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

Cryptocurrency exchanges- Meaning, Functions and Security issues
Cryptocurrency exchanges- Meaning, Functions and Security issues

The growth of cryptocurrency has largely been enabled by cryptocurrency exchanges. Wikipedia describes a cryptocurrency exchange platform whose business allows customers to trade cryptocurrencies or digital currencies for other assets, such as conventional fiat money or other digital currencies. It...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

How do people benefit from Trading Bitcoins?
How do people benefit from Trading Bitcoins?

In recent years, Bitcoin has evolved into a speculative investment for individuals seeking alpha from alternative assets and possibly it has highlighted uncertainties and/or weakness in fiat currencies. Bitcoin was the world’s first digital currency and it is expanding in popularity worldwide....

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

A joint call by U.S. Lawmakers to halt Facebook’s Libra Project
A joint call by U.S. Lawmakers to halt Facebook’s Libra Project

Formally, U.S. lawmakers have now called on Facebook to halt development processes of its Libra cryptocurrency via a new letter addressed to its executives. In an open letter to Facebook dated Tuesday, Democrats from the U.S. House of Representatives called on a moratorium to all Libra development....

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

What are the Top 20 Cryptocurrencies and What makes them stand out?
What are the Top 20 Cryptocurrencies and What makes them stand out?

Cryptocurrency and altcoin are two common terms in the crypto space.  A cryptocurrency in the most basic definition is virtual or digital money which takes the form of tokens or “coins.” They are intangible despite characteristics of some others. Cryptocurrencies asides Bitcoin are...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

New Blockchain Initiative distinct From Ongoing IBM Project; Nestle
New Blockchain Initiative distinct From Ongoing IBM Project; Nestle

By revenue, Nestlé is noted as the largest food company; they recently announced a pilot program to track supply chains using blockchain, through a statement from the company. Nestlé’s ongoing participation with IBM Food Trust blockchain is in no way the same as this initiative....

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

Can Regulation Help Cryptocurrency Mature?
Can Regulation Help Cryptocurrency Mature?

Nowadays, regulation is one of the most divisive topics in the cryptocurrency space. The most vehement free market advocates and cypherpunk digital currency OGs often argue that Bitcoin and other digital assets should remain unregulated and that the market itself will punish bad ideas and dubious...

Published: 2 months ago


Facebook reportedly talking with Binance to get on board the Libra Project
Facebook reportedly talking with Binance to get on board the Libra Project

Popular cryptocurrency exchange Binance, has been having conversations with social media giant, Facebook. This is according to reports in the crypto press from Thursday, which also specified that the talks are about getting involved in the social media giant’s upcoming Libra project. At the F...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

Chainlink Trading to be enabled on Coinbase Pro
Chainlink Trading to be enabled on Coinbase Pro

As of today, Coinbase Pro will begin accepting inbound transfers of chainlink as preparatory steps for the rollout of full trading services for the cryptocurrency, according to a company statement. Coinbase Pro is a US-based digital asset exchange with trading UI, FIX API, and REST API. The company...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

The track record for Bitcoin's Surge in Q2 Leading to the new 2019 High.
The track record for Bitcoin's Surge in Q2 Leading to the new 2019 High.

The largest and most known cryptocurrency, Bitcoin has been on a roll since the close of last weekend's market hours and for the better part of this week. This week's gains are worth noting because Bitcoin has crossed highs that are beyond the marks it made in the last quarter and past few months. B...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

Facebook Continues its Hiring spree for New Crypto Team; Finance Lead
Facebook Continues its Hiring spree for New Crypto Team; Finance Lead

Facebook has been on the recruitment phase from early in the year to fill up critical positions on its blockchain team and crypto team as well. Since March the social media giant has had over 20 career listings for its blockchain team and the team membership has since grown. Reports say the majority...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

How important is it that Schools teach Using Smart Devices , social media, and other new technologies?
How important is it that Schools teach Using Smart Devices , social media, and other new technologies?

There has always been a need for standard education from time past, more intensely now, modern society requires high-quality teaching and learning from teachers. Learning institutions have upheld the significance of teaching and teaching methods, to ensure that they impact knowledge as intended. Wit...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

Hearing on Facebook’s Libra Crypto scheduled for July: Senate Banking Committee
Hearing on Facebook’s Libra Crypto scheduled for July: Senate Banking Committee

Following U.S lawmakers (members of Congress) call for a hearing regarding Facebook’s new cryptocurrency, Libra, the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs will hold a hearing on July 16. For a close examination of Libra and its potential risks the hearing will be for, &...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

US Lawmakers call for Hearings that may temporarily halt Facebook’s Libra project
US Lawmakers call for Hearings that may temporarily halt Facebook’s Libra project

  Just yesterday, June 18, 2019, a ranking member of the Senate Banking Committee, Senator Sherrod Brown, said via a twitter post: “Facebook is already too big and too powerful, and it has used that power to exploit users’ data without protecting their privacy. We cannot allow Face...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

Facebook hasn’t Answered US Lawmakers’ Questions About its newly Unveiled Libra
Facebook hasn’t Answered US Lawmakers’ Questions About its newly Unveiled Libra

Last month, a group of U.S. senators asked Facebook questions about the Libra cryptocurrency. Apparently, the social media giant, who is now dabbling into fin-tech, is still working on its responses to a plethora of consumer protection. Facebook had yesterday unveiled Libra project shedding much lig...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

Facebook's new cryptocurrency, Libra Coin Unveiled today
Facebook's new cryptocurrency, Libra Coin Unveiled today

Despite speculations that facebook’s Libra Project may have been distorted because of derailed partnerships, they have unveiled their new cryptocurrency, Libra today as envisaged. Today Facebook released its white paper with an explanation on Libra and its testnet for working out the kinks of...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

Does an online format cause readers to skim rather than fully digest information?
Does an online format cause readers to skim rather than fully digest information?

  A clear understanding of what Skimming is, first has to be acquired, as many of us have just a faint knowledge of what it really means. Understanding the term then helps you the reader realize reasons that online format could easily encourage it and help recapture the need for fully digestin...

Published: 2 months ago

Anita O.

How do we gauge intelligence?
How do we gauge intelligence?

  Intelligence Intelligence is basically, “the capacity for logic, understanding, self-awareness, learning, emotional knowledge, reasoning, planning, creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving” according to Wikipedia. In another sense, the ability to perceive or infer info...

Published: 3 months ago

Anita O.

Square crypto team’s first hire is Steve Lee of Google.
Square crypto team’s first hire is Steve Lee of Google.

Steve Lee who is a former Google director has been hired as the first member of Square’s new crypto team. Square Inc. is the developer Cash App, a mobile payment service that enables its users to transfer money to one another using a mobile phone app. Despite bitcoin’s price decline of...

Published: 3 months ago

Anita O.

Expansion for Coinbase Cryptocurrency Visa Debit Cards into Europe.
Expansion for Coinbase Cryptocurrency Visa Debit Cards into Europe.

  Coinbase is a renowned digital currency exchange headquartered in San Francisco, California. They broker exchanges of Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, and Litecoin with fiat currencies in approximately 32 countries, and bitcoin transactions and storage in 190 countries worl...

Published: 3 months ago

Anita O.

How Google Search is Changing Us.
How Google Search is Changing Us.

  Founded in 1998 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin, Google is the most widely used search engine in the world. People have become so dependent on Google that we search anything and everything -- including serious matters like health-related problems. Sometimes people would rather check Google fir...

Published: 3 months ago

Anita O.

Possibly Largest ‘CoinJoin’ Transaction Ever Performed by 100 Bitcoin Users
Possibly Largest ‘CoinJoin’ Transaction Ever Performed by 100 Bitcoin Users

Wasabi Wallet, a privacy-centric bitcoin app with the efforts of the community behind it brought together 100 people to collectively execute a “CoinJoin” transaction on bitcoin. This has been regarded as the first of its kind. Wasabi Wallet was launched last year to make CoinJoin transac...

Published: 3 months ago

Anita O.

Bitcoin Stolen from Bitfinex years ago shows movement on the blockchain.
Bitcoin Stolen from Bitfinex years ago shows movement on the blockchain.

The level of patience some hackers possess is quite baffling. After so much trouble to steal funds, they wait a few years before they try to get their hands on the money?  After three years of lying dormant, stolen bitcoins have been spotted moving on the blockchain. The theft in 2016 remains u...

Published: 3 months ago

Anita O.

Komodo Crypto Developer ‘Hacks’ Users’ Wallet to prevent an actual ‘Hack’.
Komodo Crypto Developer ‘Hacks’ Users’ Wallet to prevent an actual ‘Hack’.

This headline spells some form of confusion but actually turns out to be a smart decoy or chivalric act by the Komodo owner. The Cryptocurrency wallet developer, Komodo effectively hacked its own customers to avert an attack that could have resulted in the theft of funds worth nearly $13 million. A...

Published: 3 months ago

Anita O.

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