US: Crypto Could Pose a Problem for Candidates Seeking Security Clearances

US: Crypto Could Pose a Problem for Candidates Seeking Security Clearances The recognition of Bitcoin as a form of foreign currency could potentially have an impact on decisions in recruiting new employees to the US Department of Defence (DoD), Bloomberg reported May 22. The Pentagon’s chief concern is whether investment in cryptocurrencies indicates criminal intent or constitutes an increased…

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Argentinian Bank Now Using Bitcoin For Cross-Border Transactions

Argentinian Bank Now Using Bitcoin For Cross-Border Transactions Argentinian Banco Masventas (BMV), has announced a partnership Bitex to enable clients to use Bitcoin for international payments as an alternative to SWIFT, according to a Facebook post May 21. Bitex is a blockchain-based financial services provider based in Latin America. According to BMV, the new service allows customers to…

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Bitcoin Lead Developer Garvin Andresen Won’t Do Public Interviews Anymore: Bitcoin (BTC) Technical Analysis (May 23, 2018)

Bitcoin Lead Developer Garvin Andresen Won’t Do Public Interviews Anymore: Bitcoin (BTC) Technical Analysis (May 23, 2018) As it is, Bitcoin prices are basically in a consolidation and swaying within a tight $2,200 range with tops at $10,000. Regardless of recent swings, I’m net bullish and today, its likely prices might move higher and sync…

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The Floating Island Project Will Get Its Own Cryptocurrency

The Floating Island Project Will Get Its Own Cryptocurrency Cryptocurrencies could easily become the money of the future. Due to their global appeal and increasing popularity, it seems to be only a matter of time until such a transformation takes place. The Floating Island Project, however, is taking a slightly different approach. It will become the world’s first floating…

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Enter the Dragon: Blockchain Industry Giant Huobi Joins the Vietnam Market

Enter the Dragon: Blockchain Industry Giant Huobi Joins the Vietnam Market   Singapore (May 21, 2018) – Huobi Group, the world’s third largest digital asset exchange, which saw a cumulative annual turnover of US$850-billion last year in 2017, will be entering the Vietnam market with the mega-conference that Huobi.Pro has organized, entitled ‘Blockchain Festival Vietnam’ in Ho Chi Minh…

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Sharps Pixley Offer to Convert Gold Back into Bitcoin with BitPay

Sharps Pixley Offer to Convert Gold Back into Bitcoin with BitPay   LONDON, May 15, 2018 – Sharps Pixley announced today that they are now officially allowing customers to convert their gold directly into bitcoin via leading payment processor BitPay. On 26th September 2017 Sharps Pixley and BitPay announced they had teamed up on trades converting Bitcoin-To-Gold – this…

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