Zcash Added to Circle Invest in Bid to Compete with Coinbase

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Goldman Sachs-backed fintech startup, Circle has announced that it will be adding Zcash to its Circle Invest platform. The platform, released following beta testing in March,

Introducing Bacoin, the new Porky Crypto from Oscar Mayer

Oscar Mayer, the famous bacon brand has created a new cryptocurrency called bacoin. The company made the announcement on April 30, introducing the new coin.  Bacoin: The First Ever Bacon-backed Crypto Bacoin is a promotional campaign cryptocurrency that is backed

Iran Continues to Develop State Cryptocurrency Despite Central Bank Ban

Regulation Iran has been developing its own cryptocurrency, a project which has yielded an experimental local crypto, despite the country’s central bank banning banks from dealing with cryptocurrencies. Iran’s Information and Communications Technology Minister has shed light

UNICEF Wants to Use Your Excess CPU Power to Mine Monero

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. UNICEF Australia, an organization that is dedicated to humanitarian aid for disadvantaged children, is shining the spotlight on a good cause while simultaneously seizing an opportunity

Bitcoin Cash Is Bitcoin? Lawsuits Won’t Stop the Fight Over Bitcoin’s Name

“Roger Ver deserves to go to (back to) jail for fraud.” For those not immersed in bitcoin’s byzantine politics, it might seem strange to see Ragnar Lifthrasir, a self-described “passionate advocate for bitcoin,” wish incarceration on an early adopter and fervent evangelist the

US Central Bank Explains how Bitcoin is Like ‘Regular Currency

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Christine Smith, a content strategist with the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, suggests bitcoin is less “exotic” and more boring than people may think. Bitcoin’s

Publicity Stunt Sees Bitcoin Logo Projected on Swiss Bank in Zurich

A giant Bitcoin logo has been projected onto the Swiss National Bank in the centre of Zurich. A photograph of the building appeared on Twitter earlier today. Publicity Stunts Bring Attention to Bitcoin and Help Adoption The projection is thought

US Federal Trade Commission To Offer Free Workshop On Crypto Scams

The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) will be holding a free workshop this summer titled “Decrypting Cryptocurrency Scams” according to a press release published today, April 30. The workshop’s main aim is to educate the public about risks in the

Hungarian and Peruvian Localbitcoins Markets Post Record Volume

Market Updates The Localbitcoins markets of several nations have produced significant spikes in recent weeks, with the peer-to-peer (P2P) markets of Hungary, Peru, and Venezuela establishing new all-time highs for volume when measuring in trade in fiat

Japan Could Pressure Exchanges to Drop Monero & Dash: Reports

A Japanese regulatory working group focussing on cryptocurrencies has suggested exchanges should not be “allowed” to trade certain altcoins including Dash and Monero. FSA Suggests Altcoin Squeeze As Forbes reports citing a meeting of the group, which consists of industry

Japan Finance Giant SBI Holdings To Launch Crypto Exchange In Summer 2018

Japan`s financial services giant SBI Holdings plans to launch its crypto exchange this summer, local media outlet Business Insider Japan reported April 27. According to a recent announcement by company president Yoshitaka Kitao, the exchange SBI Virtual Currencies will support