Tag Archives: Cryptocurrency

Why Facebook Should Not be Trusted With Cryptocurrency

The race to launch the first crypto powered messenger app is heating up. Naturally the internet monopolies such as Facebook are scrambling to be first, but looking at its history it is one of the least suitable to handle decentralized currencies. New contenders are appearing

Samsung Seeks UK Trademark For Cryptocurrency Wallet

South Korean electronics giant Samsung is apparently seeking a trademark in the United Kingdom for a cryptocurrency wallet, according to a Dec. 27 filing with the U.K. Intellectual Property Office. In the “Classes and terms” section of the application, Samsung cites such developments as “Computer

India Likely To Lift Cryptocurrency Ban in 2019

India’s long-running saga regarding the legality of cryptocurrency is likely to see a lifting of the current ban in 2019. Indian Flip Flops Reports suggest the Gov’t formed committee debating the matter are in favor of legalization, although with strong regulations. India was a notable early adopter of Bitcoin, prompting the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to issue

Litecoin Becomes the First Cryptocurrency to Sponsor the UFC

According to a blog post by the Litecoin Foundation, Litecoin (LTC) will be the “Official Cryptocurrency Partner of UFC 232″. The event will take place this Saturday evening in California and the headline bout on the card will see Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson dispute the