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Manny Pacquiao, Philippine Boxer Launches Crypto And Lends Weight To Regulation

4 weeks ago kakp2 Comments Off on Manny Pacquiao, Philippine Boxer Launches Crypto And Lends Weight To Regulation
A boxing legend from the Philippines, Manny Pacquiao, continues his efforts regarding the launch of his own cryptocurrency. His goal is to remain in touch with his large fan base and sees this as a step in that direction. Manny Pacquiao, a former Philippine boxer-turned-senator, has recently drawn attention to himself due to his ambitions Read More

Hedge Fund Pantera CEO Says BTC ‘Highly Likely’ To Go Past $20K High Within A Year

1 month ago kakp2 Comments Off on Hedge Fund Pantera CEO Says BTC ‘Highly Likely’ To Go Past $20K High Within A Year
Dan Morehead, CEO of Blockchain-focused hedge fund Pantera Capital, named Bitcoin’s (BTC) bottom price and predicted BTC would go past its record high within a year in an interview on CNBC’s Fast Money Wednesday, April 18. Morehead, whose company returned 25,000 percent in 2017 when Bitcoin hit $20,000, said that $6,500 was the low for Read More

Chinese Search Giant Baidu Unveils Blockchain Photo Platform

1 month ago kakp2 Comments Off on Chinese Search Giant Baidu Unveils Blockchain Photo Platform
Last week, Chinese search behemoth, Baidu, launched a stock image service platform based on blockchain to protect ownership rights for images online. The platform called Totem works in a manner that on every submission of an original photograph, it will timestamp it using a real-time identity with other user data, and then stores it on Read More

Skype Is Being Used Increasingly For Crypto Trading

1 month ago kakp2 Comments Off on Skype Is Being Used Increasingly For Crypto Trading
Hundreds of millions of dollars worth of cryptos are exchanged on a daily basis, and doing this type of business via Skype. Around 20 traders from various trading houses have started using online messaging apps, and Skype in particular, to continue their trades without being interrupted. A report made by Reuters claims that all the Read More

Making Friends With Blockchain And Cryptocurrencies At Specialized Event In Kyiv

1 month ago kakp2 Comments Off on Making Friends With Blockchain And Cryptocurrencies At Specialized Event In Kyiv
Tough control over ICO would herald 2018. So, no more talks about the absence of a legal framework for cryptocurrencies. That is a conclusion of the speakers at Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Kyiv. On March 29th, for the fifth time, Kyiv gathered officials, entrepreneurs, traders, lawyers, startup founders in order to discuss the introduction of Read More

ICO And Crypto Social Media Ban: Should We Be Worried?

1 month ago kakp2 Comments Off on ICO And Crypto Social Media Ban: Should We Be Worried?
Some may find it ironic, if Silicon Valley is to be viewed as an ally to cryptocurrency, that every major social media network is taking steps to ban ICO and crypto-related advertisements. How much will this affect the market? There is an argument that these advertisements might cause people who cannot afford to invest in Read More

Bitcoin-Friendly Overstock.Com Abandons Secondary Stock Offering Amid Falling Share Prices

2 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Bitcoin-Friendly Overstock.Com Abandons Secondary Stock Offering Amid Falling Share Prices
Overstock.com, the first major retail to accept Bitcoin (BTC) as a payment option in 2014, has decided to pull its secondary stock offering due to its continuing falling share price, the Wall Street Journal reported yesterday, April 2. The company had seen its shares skyrocket last fall as news broke that Overstock would be developing Read More

Telegram Attracts $850 Mln In Second Round Of ICO

2 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Telegram Attracts $850 Mln In Second Round Of ICO
Pavel and Nikolai Durov reported that they raised $850 mln in the second round of their initial coin offering (ICO) in a notice signed today with the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The ICO sought investment to support the development of the Telegram messenger app and its own Blockchain platform Telegraph Open Network. While the Read More

Exec Who Published First Wall Street BTC Price Analysis Co-Founds Blockchain Fund

2 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Exec Who Published First Wall Street BTC Price Analysis Co-Founds Blockchain Fund
Sheri Kaiserman, the now former head of Wall Street’s Wedbush Securities, has left the company in order to co-found a Blockchain investment fund and advisory business, Bloomberg reported March 20. Kaiserman is seen as a Bitcoin pioneer in the traditional finance world — she had been Wedbush Securities’ head of equities in 2013 when she Read More

BTC Falls Below $8,000 Again After Week Of Mixed Signals

2 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on BTC Falls Below $8,000 Again After Week Of Mixed Signals
Bitcoin (BTC) has fallen back below $8,000, as the crypto markets continue to slump in the wake of a week of mixed crypto news, ranging from the FUD fallout caused by the upcoming Google crypto ad ban to several wins for Blockchain adoption seen in China and Canada. BTC is currently trading at around $7,729, Read More