'Crypto Hour' To Draw Attention To Growing Crypto Power Consumption

'Crypto Hour' To Draw Attention To Growing Crypto Power Consumption

On March 24, 2018, at 20:30, the organizers of «Crypto Hour» will urge miners to switch off their mining equipment for a single hour, according to Rambler.ru.

JPMorgan Reportedly Mulls Spinning Off Quorum Blockchain Project

JPMorgan Reportedly Mulls Spinning Off Quorum Blockchain Project

JPMorgan Chase & Co. is considering spinning off Quorum, its blockchain job, to enhance the platform's appeal as an independent entity, according to Reuters. The open source system's code is free and can be redistributed and modified.

Bitcoin Price Notches Increase as Cryptocurrency Market Jumps $20 Billion

Bitcoin Price Notches Increase as Cryptocurrency Market Jumps $20 Billion

Over the past 24 hours, the cryptocurrency market has gained $20 billion, as important cryptocurrencies bitcoin and Ethereum recorded strong gains.

Toronto Stock Exchange Operator to Launch Cryptocurrency Brokerage Platform

Toronto Stock Exchange Operator to Launch Cryptocurrency Brokerage Platform

TMX — best known as the operator of the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) — unveiled the programs on Thursday, stating that the platform would likely launch by mid-year and might allow clients to buy and sell Bitcoin and Ether, the two most liquid cryptocurren

Yahoo Japan is Launching a Cryptocurrency Exchange: Local Report

Yahoo Japan is Launching a Cryptocurrency Exchange: Local Report

Yahoo Japan is preparing to launch a cryptocurrency market, regional media sources say. Nikkei Asian Review reported on Friday that the tech firm — originally a joint venture between Altaba (formerly Yahoo!

What Does the Dow Jones Toppling Mean for Cryptocurrencies?

What Does the Dow Jones Toppling Mean for Cryptocurrencies?

There were heavy losses in US markets on Thursday after President Trump announced the implementation of fresh tariffs on China as early as next weeks. These tariffs will amount to approximately $50 billion on a yearly basis for Chinese exports.

Cryptocurrency Market Drops $25 Billion, Bitcoin Below $8,500

Cryptocurrency Market Drops $25 Billion, Bitcoin Below $8,500

Bitcoin has fallen below the $8,500 mark, merely 24 hours after surpassing $9,000.

Bitcoin Provides Freedom, Says New PBoC Chief as China Opens Doors to $27 Trillion Payments Economy

Bitcoin Provides Freedom, Says New PBoC Chief as China Opens Doors to $27 Trillion Payments Economy

For the first time in history, the Chinese government and its central bank, the People's Bank of China (PBoC), has opened its $27 trillion payment market to the world.

The UK Government Launches a Cryptocurrency Task Force to Harness Fintech Benefits

The UK Government Launches a Cryptocurrency Task Force to Harness Fintech Benefits

The British government has announced a plan to establish a cryptocurrency 'task force' that will include Her Majesty's Treasury, The Bank of England and the Financial Conduct Authority.