Iceland: Crypto Mining Companies Will Consume More Energy Than Households In 2018

Iceland: Crypto Mining Companies Will Consume More Energy Than Households In 2018 Iceland is set to consume more energy for crypto mining than for household use this year, the Associated Press reports Monday, Feb. 12. The naturally cold climate and access to renewable energy are listed as the primary reasons for the influx of crypto mining companies to…

Crypto Markets Remain Steady During FUD-Less Period

Crypto Markets Remain Steady During FUD-Less Period Monday, Feb. 12: the crypto markets are staying relative static after having experienced an uneventful weekend, with the total market cap lingering in the low $400 bln range, never going that far below $380 bln. Bitcoin’s (BTC) price has also stayed comparatively consistent as opposed to the more erratic swings earlier this year.…

‘I’m Quite a Fan Of Government Regulation’: Interview With Yobie Benjamin

‘I’m Quite a Fan Of Government Regulation’: Interview With Yobie Benjamin In the corridors of Davos Cointelegraph has got a chance to catch up with Yobie Benjamin, co-founder and CTO Emeritus of Token.io with the background in mainstream banking (Citigroup). In five minutes, Benjamin shared his thoughts on regulation, huckster ICO’s and the potential of Blockchain. Cointelegraph:…

Jay Z’s Company Invests in Robinhood’s Cryptocurrency Trading Platform

Jay Z’s Company Invests in Robinhood’s Cryptocurrency Trading Platform Renowned rapper and producer Jay Z’s entertainment company Roc Nation, founded in 2008, has invested in Robinhood’s cryptocurrency trading platform. Arrive, a subsidiary of Roc Nation, stated in an official announcement that it has invested in Robinhood because of its vision to improve the accessibility of…

Binance Vs. McAfee: Hack Rumors Refuted, Cryptocurrency Trading Resumed

Binance Vs. McAfee: Hack Rumors Refuted, Cryptocurrency Trading Resumed For more than 24 hours, Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, was down due to a server issue. On Feb. 9, Binance resumed trading after successfully rebooting its server. Binance hack rumors refuted John McAfee, a security expert and a well-known public figure in the cryptocurrency…