Coinhive has indicated that from 8th March they will shut down their operations as a result of the recent Monero hard fork. The company is no longer economically viable and has seen its value decline by 85% in the last twelve months.
Russian President Vladimir Putin urges the State Duma to adopt cryptocurrency regulations by the 1st of July, 2019.
Coinbase COO indicates that the fundraising is for the global expansion of the firm as well as the development of stablecoin and cryptocurrency custodial services. More investment funds are considering investing in crypto startups and it has become a growing trend.
The Facebook Coin will be available across Facebook’s suite of messaging applications and pegged to three different national currencies.
The Lightning torch is growing in popularity by attracting big names and with the latest being Fidelity Investment and the LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman. With growing popularity the lightning torch has given insight on the potential uses of the blockchain.
The Swiss banking giant will offer services like storage, trading, and investing into crypto assets, in partnership with crypto start up SEBA Crypto AG.
In a recent press statement, Apple’s co-founder, Steve Wozniak, shared his own story concerning bitcoin ownership, and how he still believes in the future of the cryptocurrency.
As per the official announcement, XRP will be available for trading on the Coinable Pro platform against USD, EUR, and BTC.
Buffets comments come at a time when Bitcoin is dealing with a volatile market. However, he indicates that Bitcoin could have potential if they concentrated on the blockchain technology and not being reliant on cryptocurrency.
Japan’s Mizuho Bank, in partnership with 60 other financial institutions, is preparing the launch of their J-Coin Pay platform, a stablecoin meant to encourage cashless payments.