LitePay Ceases Operations In Preparation To Sell

The Litecoin Foundation announced that LitePay has shut down all operations related to the project in preparation to sell the company. The Announcement In an announcement posted yesterday, which The Litecoin Foundation addressed to the entire Litecoin community, they stated that they regrettably had to announce the closure of LitePay. They go on to say that Continue Reading

Bitcoin.org goes down amid more in-fighting

Update: see below for Cøbra’s statement regarding the downtime Bitcoin.org co-owner “Cøbra” published an open letter yesterday to the Bitcoin community suggesting a hard fork to change the current PoW system to a hybrid PoW and PoS system. Cøbra, who is also the co-owner of bitcointalk.org published this open letter on Medium essentially implying that Continue Reading

Bitcoin Surges Amid Green light to Cryptocurrency Trading in South Korea

During the last months, the South Korean government has taking different regulatory measures to control the cryptocurrency market. Every single time that the government proposed new regulations, cryptocurrencies lost part of their value. But now the situation is in the other way. The financial regulator of South Korea, Choe Heung-sik, said that the government will Continue Reading

South African Reserve Bank Launches Ethereum based proof of concept

The South African Reserve Bank, in an official announcement, has released information on a new initiative that will include “Project Khokha” in partnership with the Ethereum coder collective known as ConsenSys. The announcement also includes confirmation that the SARB will look into its position on private cryptocurrencies, regulation thereof as well as “Innovation facilitators” which Continue Reading

Signals partners with SafeDX for big data processing

Signals, a new platform with an upcoming ICO which will allow for fast and simple modular cryptocurrency strategy building, has partnered with SafeDX to pre-process and utilize large data volumes from various crypto related markets at high speed. SafeDX is a joint-venture of Foxconn, the worlds largest contract electronics manufacturer, and KKCG, a private investment Continue Reading

First Cryptocurrency Cafe in Dublin Opens its Doors to the Public

The first cryptocurrency coffee shop has been opened in Dublin. Cryptocurrency enthusiasts that want to spend their cryptocurrencies now they can do it while enjoying a good quality coffee. The crypto-coffee shop accepts Litecoin (LTC) and Ether (ETH). Crypto Café in Dublin Cryptocurrency investments have been spreading during the last years. Several places in the Continue Reading