Masjid Ramadan, a Mosque located in London is considering to accept crypto for almsgiving, during the commemoration of the Ramadan. The people this year will be able to give the Zakat in the cryptocurrency of their choosing. This according...
Robert Shiller has said today that cryptocurrencies will be failed experiments, and compared them with other forms of failed currencies that appeared in the last two centuries, in an article published today on Project Syndicate. He also made reference...
Yesterday, representatives from all mining pools from Bitcoin Cash, the bitcoin hard fork, gathered to discuss a way of funding the development of community projects using mining rewards. This discussion was held at the Coingeek conference in Hong Kong,...
Mohammad-Reza Pourebrahimi, a member of the Iranian parliament has reportedly stated that Iran and Russia are considering to use cryptocurrency in bilateral trades to circumvent the sanctions imposed by the USA. He raised the idea in a bilateral meeting with...
It was known yesterday that Tether Holdings, the company that issues the stable coin known also as "tethers" (USDT), has issued 250 million dollars more worth of tether into the cryptocurrency market, without releasing documents to certify its solid...
Tom Lee, Fundstrat's CEO, one of the most important investment advising firm in the cryptosphere, has admitted that their predictions about the bitcoin price increase during the Consensus Conference this year were wrong. He admitted his flop on an interview...
There has always been a kind of disconnect between real life expenses and cryptocurrencies, because adoption, that is, making a cryptocurrency like bitcoin or ethereum be accepted in everyday payments, is not here yet. Nonetheless, some companies are building...
Jack Ma, CEO of Alibaba, the biggest e-retailer in Asia, has stated how he thinks that blockchain, the tech that fuels cryptocurrencies, should be in the spotlight rather than bitcoin. He stated this as a part of his speech...
A study published in the scientific journal Joule about bitcoin mining and its energy signature has found some disturbing facts regarding the sustainability of the bitcoin network for the next years. The academic paper written by Alex de Vries,...
John Rainey, Paypal's CFO, declared yesterday that he thinks the main problem with cryptocurrency adoption on the merchant side lies in volatility issues. He stated this while being interviewed on CNBC's program "Mad Money". Paypal is the leading payment processor in...

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