Mobile Simpsons Game Adds Bitcoin Mining, Blockchain-themed Quests

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Krusty has lost everything on bitcoin! The March Towards Mass Adoption Bitcoin is taking further steps towards mass adoption, now featuring in the popular freemium game, The Simpsons: Tapped Out. In the game, Homer has neglected his work, playing mobile games …

Monex Owned Coincheck Confirms Delisting of Privacy Coins

Nick Chong · May 20, 2018 · 10:00 pm CoinCheck has plans to remove 3 privacy coins – Monero, Dash, and Zcash – from their platform along with an ERC-20 token which elicits gambling on a non-regulated platform. Cryptocurrency Privacy: Is It Under Attack? Coincheck has just announced that they will be ceasing the trading …

More Millennials Use Bitcoin Marketplaces Like Paxful to Invest in Cryptocurrency Market

An increasing number of millennials are utilizing bitcoin marketplaces and peer-to-peer exchanges like Paxful to invest in the cryptocurrency market as a store of value and an alternative payment system to banks. Millennials Better Suited to Lead Cryptocurrency Adoption Earlier this year, Columbia University Business School professor Chris Castiglione stated that millennials are better suited …

Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review: Blockchain’s Big Gathering

This week’s news was dominated by stories out of Blockchain Week and the Consensus 2018 conference held in New York City. There was free beer served from an ID-validating dispenser, Warren Buffet was criticized for his “rat poison” view of cryptocurrency, and there were plenty of business announcements, including news from eToro, Netki, Bitmain and …

More Crypto Exchanges Set up Shop in India Despite RBI Ban

Osato Avan-Nomayo · May 19, 2018 · 6:00 am Despite the RBI ban, there are reports of more cryptocurrency exchange platforms springing up in India. The country’s apex bank issued a directive in April prohibiting banks from facilitating crypto transactions. New Local Exchange Platforms Beginning in July, India’s banks must comply with the RBI crypto ban. …

Amber Baldet, Former JPMorgan Exec Says Banks Will Start Trading Crypto Soon

The former head of JPMorgan’s blockchain operation has said that banks will start to trade cryptocurrency sooner than people think. Banks Are Slowly Changing Their Positions Amber Baldet, a former JPMorgan executive, was speaking during CNBC’s ‘Power Lunch‘ today where she said that banks trading digital currencies was ‘coming sooner than people think.’ She added: …

New Decentral Project Brings Gamification, Rewards to Jaxx User …

Canadian blockchain venture Decentral Inc. and its multi-currency digital wallet Jaxx announced the upcoming release of the new “Decentral Project,” along with some of its primary initiatives. At a lavish “United by Decentral” event held on the Cornucopia Majesty yacht, the company closed out Consensus 2018 in New York City with a series of presentations …

Users Call Revolt As Bitfinex Demands Tax Information

Wilma Woo · May 17, 2018 · 4:00 pm Cryptocurrency users are reacting after exchange Bitfinex has told traders they must confirm their tax status in order to use its services. Bitfinex: We Need Tax Info By May 24 In a message to account holders, Bitfinex, which is registered in the British Virgin Islands (BVI), …

Ripple Price Analysis: XRP/USD Correcting Higher

Key Highlights Ripple price started an upside correction after trading as low as $0.6603 against the US dollar. There is an ascending channel forming with current support at $0.6900 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair may continue to correct higher if it breaks the $0.7150 resistance level. …