Materials by tag Digital currency

Mar 21, 2019 at 09:47
U.S States Continue Their Journey Into Blockchain and Crypto
The state of Colorado in the U.S. continues becoming more friendly to blockchain technology and cryptocurrency with every day that passes. The state has officially signed a senate bill 19-023 to exempt digital currencies as securities, and will only be used for consumptive purposes.
Mar 20, 2019 at 16:13
Bitcoin Maniac Andrew Yang Eyes 2020 U.S Presidential Seat
The 2020 U.S presidential candidate, a pro-bitcoin maniac and a founder of Venture for America, Andrew Yang recently made a vital breakthrough, and this has seen his campaign gain momentum. Andrew’s presidential campaign gained massive traction in the first two debates organized by Democratic National Committee.
Mar 17, 2019 at 15:28
Europe Fights Illegal Activities Associated with Crypto
Crypto currencies such as Bitcoin, Ether, Ripple and others, facilitate money laundering activities by 4% in Europe. In June 2018, the European Union (EU) created the 5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive (AML5) to tackle these illegal activities related to virtual currencies including funding terrorism.
Mar 16, 2019 at 16:46
Central Bank of Russia Plans on Limiting Cryptocurrency Trading
Russia’s Central Bank plans to put a yearly limit on so-called “unqualified investors” who are willing and able to buy cryptocurrency, as reported by RBC – a local business news outlet. The bank wants to impose new regulations on digital currency.
Mar 14, 2019 at 17:33
Texas HB 4371 Demands Identification of Crypto Payments
The Texas Republican senior representative Phil Stephenson has filed a bill regarding crypto payments, which proposes that each user who pays using virtual currencies such as Bitcoin, Ether, Ripple, EOS and others must provide their authentic identification.
Mar 01, 2019 at 17:12
Bitcoin Exceeds PayPal in Annual Transaction Vol at $1.3T
Bitcoin, the leading cryptocurrency on the market, has outshined the online payment processing bull PayPal in the total number of yearly transactions. From the data given by Global Statistics portal, Bitcoin (BTC) had $1.3 trillion worth of transaction volume last year and PayPal had $578.65 billion.
Feb 27, 2019 at 15:18
“Bitcoin to the Moon” in Ukraine Boosts DLT & Crypto Market
Bitcoin (BTC), the leading cryptocurrency by market cap, just saw a major boost after the astonishing slogan “Bitcoin to the Moon” appeared on a tramcar in the Ukrainian city of Vinnytsia. The pictures of the event were all over the social media and the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) declared that it has finished a pilot project to roll out its own cryptocurrency known as e-hryvnia.
Feb 22, 2019 at 16:04
Zuckerberg: Blockchain to be Integrated into Facebook Login
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg reveals in an interview with Jonathan Zittrain, a professor at Harvard, that he’s willing to put the login on the blockchain. Zuckerberg revealed that the technology could give the social media users sole powers when yielding and giving information access to third-party Apps.