All eyes are on Altcoin Power Ledger today, following the Australian government investment $8 million grant money into a project aimed at putting the use of Blockchain on a trail to see how effectively energy and water systems can be implemented, by making use of this technology. The Australian government...
Cash is king and over the past weekend, Bitcoin Cash proved just how blue its blood is by reaching a record high. Could Bitcoin Cash be the new Bitcoin? Following the news that the Segwit2X hard fork had been cancelled, the golden boy of the crypto world, Bitcoin, slowly but...
With the news that the Segwit2X hard fork that was scheduled for November has been cancelled, the Crypto world has been buzzing. Here is what went down: Remind me what’s been happening… In May this year, the Crypto world was introduced to the Segwit2X concept that was aimed at increasing the...
Bitcoin will probably one day, in the near future, rule the world, as not only the gold standard of Cryptocurrencies but surely overtake well-known Fiat currencies. The list of retailers accepting Bitcoin has grown exponentially in the last couple of years. Or should I say, the last couple of...
October saw the total number of Bitcoin scams claim more than $92 000 from Bitcoin holders. This is according to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commissions (ACCC) who said that during October, they received 245 reports of such scams. One complaint was received from Australian born, Jason Hall who fell...
There is no denying that China and other major countries can have an enormous impact on the price of Bitcoin and alternative coins. This was evident yet again when the price of Bitcoin soared to a new record high over the weekend. The new record price for Bitcoin is...
The cryptocurrency community is holding their breath in anticipation of an announcement that could boost the industry significantly and take the gold standard to the next level. Rumors have been spreading like wild fire that online retail giant Amazon may be accepting Bitcoin as a possible payment option. The tech...
The countdown to 25 October has begun. This marks the date, which the scheduled Bitcoin Gold fork will make its mark and you can bet your bottom dollar, or Bitcoin that it will be huge. Various exchanges and bitcoin service providers have released information on whether or not they support...
The U.S. is considering action against Bitcoin holders who are using the golden boy of the cryptocurrency world for illicit transactions. Calling this a “big problem”, U.S. Attorney General, Jeffrey Sessions raised the issue about Bitcoin’s use on dark markets. Sessions was responding to a question posed by Senator Dianne...
Lawmakers from South Korea’s National Tax Service announced over the weekend that they might be taxing Bitcoin users in the near future. Commissioner for the National Tax Service, Han Seung-hee, was responding to a question about a taxation plan for Bitcoin to which he responded that he was in the...