This Trader Sold Bitcoin for Three Years, He Now Owes $900k in Taxes

Water and oil. This best describes the relationship between cryptocurrencies and taxes. The current taxation model dates back many years ago before Nakamoto launched cryptos. This makes it quite difficult to adhere to the taxation policies for crypto traders. One crypto trader in Sweden knows this best and now owes the government $885,000 in taxes…

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A New Fitness App “Squat for Crypto” Is Now Live- Lympo Squat

This is more exciting to see people making money using these new technologies without any need to mine/trade cryptocurrencies. Such exclusive instance is a recent app letting users squat and earns money from their activity. About The Application- Squat for Crypto A new fitness app development is now receiving much excitement around space. Moreover, it…

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Casa CTO Jameson Lopp On A Key Issue With Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Right Now

Casa CTO Jameson Lopp was interviewed on a recent episode of the Stephan Livera Podcast, and the conversation quickly turned to Bitcoin’s Lightning Network soon after the discussion began. Casa has a plug-and-play Bitcoin full node available for sale that includes Lightning Network functionality, and Lopp was providing technical support to customers over the holidays….

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Tron Price Analysis: TRX Print Higher, ERC-20 Tokens Now “Artifacts”?

Latest Tron News By destroying an additional 182 million TRX ERC-201 tokens, Justin Sun is confirming his distaste of ERC-20 tokens. Back in November 2018 when he announced on Twitter that the platform has burnt $800 million worth of ERC-20 tokens, he let the whole know of his sentiment although Ethereum was where Tron steadied…

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Where Are They Now?: Malta Dazzles with Crypto-Legal Certainty on a Pioneering European Island | BTCMANAGER

Throughout 2018 there have been very few nations like Malta who scoffed in the face of cautious regulatory approaches to particular aspects of blockchain technology, namely cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs), and instead carved out a uniquely accommodating path for the tech. Compared to China, Malta’s blockchain journey sits on the opposite end of…

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Major platform for game developers now accepts cryptocurrency

Game developers have gained an opportunity to build cryptocurrencies into their products since the MobileGO’s [MGO] “made-for-gaming” token now available in the Xsolla platform. Due to this partnership, users will gain access to more than 500 games on Xsolla platform utilizing the MGO token. As part of the new partnership, Xsolla, a platform with a…

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XRP is now available for Spread betting and CFDs on CMC Markets UK

On 6th November, CMC Markets, one of the global providers for CFDs and spreading announced the support for XRP. Tweet by CMC Markets UK: “Ripple is now available to trade with CMC Markets. It is both a platform used for the peer-to-peer transfer of currencies (RippleNet) and a digital currency (ripple XRP).” Contracts for Difference…

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XRP can now be used as collateral for $2 million instant loans

XRP has gained more utility as an asset in the greater asset class of cryptocurrencies, as it can now be used as backing for a loan of fiat money up to $2 million. This service is offered by a company claiming to be the world’s first instant cryptocurrency-backed loan service known as Nexo. The platform…

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Dash & Litecoin Now Supported On CoinText

In the beginning, the popular SMS cryptocurrency wallet service CoinText only supported Bitcoin Cash but it has recently added support for Dash and Litecoin. According to a recent press release, CoinText lets users instantly send cryptocurrency to anyone through a crypto address or a mobile phone number. The aim is to make it simple to…

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Blockchain Is Now A Major Course In Most Institutions ⋆ ZyCrypto

The underlying technology behind cryptocurrencies blockchain, has brought so much change in the finance sector and other sectors, all still in its early stages and now people have begun to anticipate what can come of it, should it receive the needed attention it deserves. The technology is now the go-to in the world of business,…

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'Bitcoin' Will Now Get You Up to 11 Points in Scrabble

In what is surely the most unequivocal indicator yet of bitcoin’s adoption into mainstream culture, ‘BITCOIN’ is now accepted in Scrabble. It was one of the three-hundred words recently added to the official US Scrabble dictionary by Merriam-Webster. High Score Eleven points is a solid, if not particularly spectacular score. Apart from the ‘B’ and ‘C’…

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0x (ZRX) Is Now Listed On KuCoin Crypto Asset Exchange | BTCMANAGER

KuCoin, the most advanced platform for trading cryptocurrencies proudly announces the listing of Ox’s fundamental token. ZRX is now officially part of the tradable tokens of this exchange. Supported trading combinations are ZRX/ETH and ZRX/BTC. Buying transactions will commence at 21:30 (UTC+8) and Selling/Withdrawal processes can be started at 22:00 (UTC+8). Trading can be performed…

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Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis: BTC/USD Failed Again Near $6,600, Now What?

Key Points Bitcoin price rebounded and moved above the $6,400 level, but it failed near $6,600 against the US Dollar. There was a break below a major bullish trend line with support at $6,460 on the 4-hours chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair remains in a broad range between $6,000…

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MetaMask now supports Trezor hardware wallet – private keys more secure than before?

On 7th August, MetaMask, an Ethereum-based browser extension announced Hardware Wallet support for Trezor, a vault that supports digital assets. MetaMask has introduced support for the Hardware Wallet in the 4.9.0 version of the browser extension. MetaMask’s official announcement | Source: Twitter But the fact that users have to move their funds to and fro,…

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Sirin Labs: "We're not with IOTA".  Finney Phone Relies on Ethereum Now

Sirin Labs, the company behind the development of the Finney phone, could have changed its plans, abandoning IOTA in favor of adopting Ethereum for its blockchain-oriented phone. Since its announcement, all the news was that Sirin Labs would be working closely with IOTA to develop its handset. The network’s focus on the Internet Of Things…

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Mining Takes A Turd For The Worse, You Can Now Mine Crypto With Your Poop

We know it’s early on a Monday morning, so toilet humour may be a little unsettling but either way, news is news and even if its about poop, if its relevant, we’re going to report on it. Before we begin, let me introduce you to Anaerobic Digestion. In the words of Biogas-info.co.uk: “Anaerobic Digestion (AD)…

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Blockchain Security Firm, BitGo, Now Supports Privacy-Centric Zcash Cryptocurrency | BTCMANAGER

BitGo, a California-based blockchain security firm offering institutional grade custodial services for a variety of cryptocurrencies, is now supporting Zcash, as announced by the firm on July 25, 2018. Security Meets Privacy Created in 2013 by Mike Belshe and Ben Davenport, BitGo claims to be the world’s largest processor of on-chain bitcoin transactions, handling a…

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Mike Novogratz Thinks a Crypto Mass Adoption is 5 to 6 Years Away from Now

Mike Novogratz, one of the most influential investors and analysts in crypto verse, spoke this week about the future of cryptocurrencies, their global adoption, and the coming blockchain revolution. For the CEO of Galaxy Digital Capital Management, businesses related to the use of cryptocurrency and investments in blockchain technologies have evolved considerably in recent years….

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CFA exams now include Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Technology

CFA [Chartered Financial Analyst] Institutes have an overwhelming three-level program, that has helped prepare in excess of 150,000 budgetary experts in 2018. The CFA exams now include cryptographic forms of money and blockchain to its Level I and II educational programs. Material for the 2019 exams will be discharged in August, giving participants their first…

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Ethereum [ETH] based CargoX is now a part of Blockchain in Transport Alliance [BiTA]

On 13th July, CargoX announced its entry into the reputed Blockchain in Transport Alliance [BiTA]. CargoX, the company that creates and implements blockchain solutions for logistics released this news via a Twitter post. CargoX’s tweet | Source: Twitter CargoX has developed the Ethereum-based platform with the promise to deliver products that are extremely reliable and effective…

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