Bitcoin News
  1. Crypto trading platform BitMart has announced the integration of peer-to-peer (P2P) bitcoin marketplace Paxful onto its exchange as the two companies look to increase liquidity and scalability, they said on Thursday. The integration will allow users to make payments via Paxful on the BitMat platform. Customers of BitMart will have more payment options to choose […]

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  2. While the stablecoin market has made significant strides in the past year, there is still much work and progress to be done in order for these to reach their full potential, according to a new report. Titled the State of Stablecoins 2019: Hype vs. Reality in the Race for Stable, Global, Digital Money, the independent […]

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  3. Nearly half of millennial online traders have more trust in cryptocurrencies and crypto-assets than the US stock market, according to a new survey from eToro, an investment platform. Even among millennials who do not trade crypto, one-third said they would trust crypto over the stock market, indicating the beginning of a generational shift in trust, […]

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  4. PayBear, a Zug-based cryptocurrency payment processor claiming over 3,000 merchant customers, has rebranded to Savvy and announced the release of two products: an update to its core merchant API offering, Savvy Merchants, and a new multi-currency crypto wallet, called Savvy Wallet, the company said on Monday. The rebrand comes at the time when the company, […]

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  5. The main selling point of systems like Ethereum and EOS is their ability to execute smart contracts, at least according to the supporters of those projects. To them, Bitcoin is simply too limited and conservative, and new approaches are needed to unlock the true power of blockchain technology. Of course, this is not technically true. […]

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  6. OpenSea, a digital marketplace for non-fungible crypto collectibles, has partnered with blockchain game developer and publisher So Couch Studios to build an in-game marketplace in the studio’s fantasy massively multiplayer online roleplaying game (MMORPG) Ember Sword using the OpenSea infrastructure. The partnership will see the two companies working together to utilize a custom version of […]

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  7. Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA), a member-led industry organization focusing on the use of the Ethereum blockchain technology in enterprise, has opened a regional office in China. The new office will provide local support to China EEA members, leveraging the organization’s standards, working groups, and resources to help them achieve business results, the organization said on […]

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  8. FinFabrik, a Hong Kong-based fintech startup developing capital markets software, has raised an undisclosed amount in a seed funding round led by BitMEX Ventures, the investment arm of Seychelles-based HDR Global Trading Ltd., the operator of the BitMEX cryptocurrency exchange and derivative trading platform. The startup said it will use the new capital injection to […]

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  9. MyEtherWallet (MEW) has unveiled version five of their open-source platform, which is designed to be simple and intuitive for its users. The new features will be powered by Changelly, Bity, Kyber Network, and Coral Protocol. Writing about the technical aspects of the interface update, the Ethereum wallet noted in a Medium post that: “In the […]

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  10. With 750 companies as of the end of December 2018, Switzerland and Liechtenstein’s Crypto Valley has grown significantly in the past year with 121 new companies being established or a growth of 20% in the number of crypto companies, according to The Crypto Valley’s Top 50 Q1 2019 report released in January. The study, produced […]

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