Facebook has proven to be a company involved with the blockchain ecosystem. It takes a while looking for how to enter this world and even, recently, surprised us with the news that he was going to create his own cryptocurrency.
Bitcoin has been trying and repeatedly failing to break the psychological $ 4,000 mark, but while Bitcoin’s price has calmed, Litecoin’s and Binance’s token have skyrocketed.
During the past year, Bitcoin and in general all cryptocurrencies, lost value dramatically. This not only affected the value of the existing cryptocurrencies, but also converted the mining of these into an increasingly less profitable process.
Due to the “super frustrating” KYC requirements and the $ 10 BitPay limit, the 27,324,757 members of Chess.com will now have to pay their membership plans with Fiat and other alternatives, not with Bitcoin.
According to recent data, and as we published it on our website, the adoption of Bitcoin, the world’s largest and most famous cryptocurrency has increased by more than 700 percent in the last 6 years worldwide, according to the Bitcoin directory service provider, Coinma.
Tuur Demeester, the founding partner of Adamant Capital, an investment firm related to Bitcoin, recently shared “new tools” to help investors “value” BTC and other digital assets.
On Tuesday, February 19, BitGo, the company specializing in cryptographic protection, announced that it would be offering coverage insurance for the amount of $ 100 million against theft or loss of cryptographic keys through the insurance market of Lloyd’s of London.
For any type of crypto merchant, either the owner of premises that accept cryptocurrencies as a method of payment, or for the users who pay with it, or even for those who send and receive remittances; or for any Bitcoin Holdr; institutional or not, the issue of taxes on crypts is a serious thing.
According to the leading cybersecurity firm, Kaspersky Labs, around 10% of people worldwide have used Bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies to pay for goods purchased online.
Since February 15, the postal service of Liechtenstein (Liechtensteinische Post AG) offers the option of exchanging cryptocurrencies in its network of post offices. They announced it through their website.
In April, the Netherlands will host one of the biggest hackathons in Europe with something surprising, the main sponsor will come from the Dutch government.
On February 14, Baidu announced the launch of the Baidu Blockchain Engine (BBE) platform, an operating system designed to allow developers to create and produce blockchain applications by simplifying the commercial deployment of decentralized applications.