Cryptocurrency Trading Volume Hits $4.3 Bln, Nears Stock Exchange Volume

Cryptocurrency Trading Volume Hits $4.3 Bln, Nears Stock Exchange Volume On May 25, the cryptocurrency trading volume hit $4.3 bln. Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Ethereum Classic, Litecoin and NEM drove the cryptocurrency trading volume to new all-time highs. Bitcoin developer and entrepreneur Jimmy Song compared the cryptocurrency trading volume to the exchange volume of major stock…

Legalise and regulate virtual currencies, Indians write on government poll

Legalise and regulate virtual currencies, Indians write on government poll A government-run questionnaire inviting comments and suggestions on virtual currencies has received almost 3,000 comments from the public, with a majority of comments calling for its legalisation, and other voices calling for consumer-friendly regulations. The poll, which started on May 21 and ends on May…

Billion-Dollar Messaging App Kik to Launch Ethereum-Based Cryptocurrency

Billion-Dollar Messaging App Kik to Launch Ethereum-Based Cryptocurrency Kik Interactive, the creator of the Kik social media platform, plans to launch a cryptocurrency on the Ethereumblockchain called Kin to allow people to use a wide range of digital services, the company announced. The Kik chat platform is free and is used mainly by teenagers. Get exclusive…

Greed, panic surrounds Bitcoin traders

Greed, panic surrounds Bitcoin traders Bitcoin’s roller-coaster ride continued on Sunday, with the cryptocurrency recovering 7.2 per cent to trade at $2,293. It had fallen 28 per cent over the weekend. Last Thursday, Bitcoin reached $2,779, a record high, but dropped to a weekly low of $1,974 on Saturday, according to Coindesk data. Many had…

Blockchain Incubation: Building Collaborative Environment to Attract Talented Developers

Blockchain Incubation: Building Collaborative Environment to Attract Talented Developers Building a strong ecosystem for startup incubation starts with a foundation of integrity, diversity and collaboration. A philosophy of integrity satisfies the authorities while attracting mainstream players with the capital to bootstrap project development. A collaborative environment is formed to attract talented individuals who are motivated…