Robinhood’s crypto wallets are finally ready for a test run

There’s initially a waitlist, but the company predicts wide availability in early 2022 By Mitchell Clark | the VERGE Robinhood is finally adding cryptocurrency wallets to its platform so that users can spend and trade their Bitcoin and Ethereum. The wallets will start as a test, and the company’s setting up a waitlist where people can sign […]

Let’s talk Ethereum – debunking some myths about it

Presented by Revix Because at Revix, we believe that the Friday 13th is a great day full of good luck, we want to shed some knowledge about one of the top-performing cryptocurrencies of the moment – Ethereum. Here we go… 1. Ethereum does not have errors or failures We often hear a common myth about Ethereum […]

Hacker Who Stole $611 Million in Crypto Now Wants to Return It

by SUZANNE HUMPHRIES | Review Geek Recently, one of the largest cryptocurrency heists to date was carried out, netting roughly $611 million in Shiba Inu, Ethereum, and other digital currencies. Now, less than a day later, the person responsible wants to give the money back.  The intruder stole the funds on August 10 from the decentralized Poly […]

The Crypto Industry After Reading the Infrastructure Bill

The passage of an infrastructure bill that would bolster investment in one of humanity’s oldest inventions—roads and bridges—is being complicated by a debate over one of its newest: cryptocurrencies. Tucked in to the $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill is a provision that expands the definition of a crypto “broker,” and increases reporting requirements by those brokers to the […]

Cryptocurrency is not real

Cryptocurrency is Not Real 8 Common Crypto Skeptic Questions and How to Answer Them Bitcoin adoption has accelerated amid unprecedented central bank money printing and the coronavirus-induced digitalisation of day-to-day life. The conversation is changing. “Crypto is a fad and bubble!” is turning to “Crypto is another investment asset class.” “Why does Bitcoin have value?’ is becoming […]

How Anonymous Is Bitcoin?

by FERGUS O’SULLIVAN | How-To Geek Cryptocurrency, and Bitcoin especially, has a reputation for being a completely anonymous form of payment, free from tracking and interference. However, if you look a little closer, you’ll see that these digital currencies reveal a lot more information about you than you might think. Anonymous vs. Pseudonymous The main issue with […]

Discovering myths and facts of Cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrencies are used only for speculation Myth Any asset class with some volatility will always attract speculators, and cryptocurrencies are no different. We saw a substantial increase in trading activity over multiple asset classes during global lockdowns, with stocks and crypto being the most accessible to those with a smartphone. Don’t get me wrong, we have seen […]

Crypto : Bitcoin Mining Gets the Shaft in China

China Ramps up Crackdown on Bitcoin Mining The restrictions mean bitcoin mining could shift out of China by NEAL FREYMAN | Morning Brew Chinese bitcoin mines are closing as quickly as Blockbusters in the 2000s. On Friday, local authorities in Sichuan province halted operations at the 26 largest local mines. Taken together with similar moves in other […]

Bitcoin jumps on Elon Musk message

Bloomberg Bitcoin jumped above $39,000 after Elon Musk said Tesla Inc. would resume transactions with the cryptocurrency when mining is done with more clean energy. The electric-car maker will allow Bitcoin transactions again “when there’s confirmation of reasonable (~50%) clean energy usage by miners with positive future trend,” Musk, Tesla’s chief executive officer, said in […]