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CryptoSolarTech Returning Funds

If there’s anything that makes me happy, it’s seeing there are still honest companies around. CryptoSolarTech, a Spanish cryptocurrency mining startup will return raised from its initial coin offering (ICO) totaling $68 million. A screenshot of an official letter sent to investors was posted on Twitter Wednesday, Feb. 20 by Sergio Carrasco, a Spanish IT …

Smartest Money Laundering Ever?

Have you ever made an ETH transaction, whether it was buying, selling, or trading? Usually, fees may run you as high as 5% for some exchanges, although I have come across traders who have complained about sometimes paying 10% during peak times. But I absolutely bet you’ve never heard of someone paying 23,000 times as …

A History of Transferring Funds

The way we transfer funds has changed over the generations. Well before we were born, goods were traded with the barter system. How many different ways have we changed the transaction since then? What do today’s transactions really look like? How could the transactions in the future change my purchasing experience? Prior to the first …

NEO Dapps

Have you heard of NEO? Of course you have as it was in our recent blog post. NEO is a non-profit community-driven blockchain project. It utilizes blockchain technology and digital identity to digitize assets and automate the management of digital assets using smart contracts. Using a distributed network, it aims to create a “Smart Economy”. …

GM financial Springs into Blockchain

Late 2017, GM experienced their first dip into blockchain after it partnered with Hyperledger along with J.P Morgan, IBM, and FedEx. This time around, the Auto Giant has announced its partnership with blockchain start-up, Spring Labs. Spring Labs raised $15 million in its first funding round last spring and has come a long way since. …

Cash Apps lightning speed

In a podcast with Stephan Livera, Jack Dorsey discussed his ideas and partnership with Lightning Labs. When asked about the integration of the lightning network on Square’s Cash App, Dorsey replied; “We would love to make [Bitcoin] as fast and efficient and transactional as possible, and that includes looking at our seller base and register. …

The Unhackable?

Blockchain once claimed to be the world’s most advanced and secure technology of its time. The blockchain can be used in various ways and contain a variety of information. However, many fear it’s not living up to its hype or expectations. To know the blockchain is to understand the blockchain, so let’s start there. A …

Early Week Market Update

This past weekend Crypto took flight. BTC still claiming its place at #1 almost in the four thousand dollar range currently at $3912.00, followed by ETH at $145 and XRP in third place at $.32. Monday has been cryptos highest point in the past 7 day period, making a higher impact than last week. Prices …

Brave New Coin

So where exactly did this brave new coin index come from? In 2014 a company from Auckland, New Zealand was created and lead by Rory Manchee. Brave New Coin supplies spot pricing and API’s for Bitcoin and 50 digital assets to global financial market makers. We recently posted an article about the new indices brave …

Crypto on Wall Street

Not all of Wall Street thinks Cryptocurrency is the “devil” or “gambling”, one very well-known exchange in particular is paving the path for mainstream adoption on Wall Street. The NASDAQ stock exchange has shown it a fascination for cryptocurrencies from publishing reports on bitcoin analysis to launching crypto futures. If those don’t intrigue you, this …