Category: Cryptocurrency

Publicly Listed Energy Firm Equinor Exploits Gas Flaring in North Dakota to Mine Bitcoin

Publicly Listed Energy Firm Equinor Exploits Gas Flaring in North Dakota to Mine Bitcoin

Just recently, the firm Arcane Research recently revealed a number of screenshots from the publicly traded energy firm, Equinor. The pictures show the multinational company leveraging natural gas flaring to power bitcoin mining operations. In recent years, using the unorthodox gas flaring scheme to mine bitcoin has become more prominent worldwide.The Norwegian state-owned multinational energy […]

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Party at Vitalik’s House? For DeFi, it’s Do-or-Die

Party at Vitalik’s House? For DeFi, it’s Do-or-Die

Ethereum gas prices have set new records, with single DeFi transactions costing over $10 in fees. High fees are the result of congestion, as users pay ever higher fees to ensure their transaction gets into a block. As DeFi takes off, the price of gas on Ethereum threatens its future. Or does it? Is the […]

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Report: Blockchain Patents ‘Skyrocket’ in 2020, Alibaba Owns the Most Crypto Patents

Report: Blockchain Patents ‘Skyrocket’ in 2020, Alibaba Owns the Most Crypto Patents

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Market Outlook: Bitcoin Breaks $11K, Whales Refuse to Sell, Downside Risk Remains

Market Outlook: Bitcoin Breaks $11K, Whales Refuse to Sell, Downside Risk Remains

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INX Becomes the First SEC-Registered IPO to Accept Crypto

INX Becomes the First SEC-Registered IPO to Accept Crypto

15th September 2020, New York, United States: INX will start accepting bitcoin (BTC), ether (ETH), and USDC stablecoin, starting today. INX said over 3,000 retail and accredited investors registered for the INX token offering during its first three days. Now that the minimum requirement INX has set to raise the first $7.5 million of its […]

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DeFi Defied: Five Key Benefits The COV Token Will Bring To Covesting

DeFi Defied: Five Key Benefits The COV Token Will Bring To Covesting

In the ever-evolving crypto market that never sleeps, new trends and coins are popping up every passing day. The recent decentralized finance explosion has only hastened the pace at which fly-by-night coins are being created.At the same time, however, the booming bandwagon has also shed light on long-time projects coming out swinging with new life […]

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Defi’s Rise Is Inevitable, and Fusion Is Driving This Evolution of Conventional Finance

Defi’s Rise Is Inevitable, and Fusion Is Driving This Evolution of Conventional Finance

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Year-End Gold and Bitcoin Price Predictions from Regular Everyday People

Year-End Gold and Bitcoin Price Predictions from Regular Everyday People

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US Congressmen Want IRS to Balance Taxation and Innovation in the Cryptocurrency Space

US Congressmen Want IRS to Balance Taxation and Innovation in the Cryptocurrency Space

A bipartisan quartet of US congressmen wants the IRS taxation policy not to dissuade taxpayers from participating in blockchain token staking.These politicians believe America’s ingenuity can help drive this promising staking technology.The four congressmen are Bill Foster (D) of Illinois, Darren Soto (D) of Florida, Tom Emmer (R) of Minnesota, and David Schweikert (R) of […]

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Peer-to-Peer Bitcoin Trading Tops $95 Million as Sub-Saharan Africa Records Set All Time High

Peer-to-Peer Bitcoin Trading Tops $95 Million as Sub-Saharan Africa Records Set All Time High

Weekly peer-to-peer bitcoin trading volumes topped $95 million globally with several countries recording new all-time highs for the year.The record trading volumes coincided with the most bullish week for cryptocurrencies with bitcoin (BTC) briefly trading above $12,000.As data from Usefultulips shows, peer to peer bitcoin trading volumes for the week topped an equivalent of $95 […]

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