Sweden’s Central Bank Finally Embraces DLT – But Only in Simulation Mode

Sweden’s central bank will soon trial a blockchain-based digital currency – but it’s still in its very early stages, at best.Announced Thursday, Sveriges Riksbank’s...

Alleged Crypto Capital Operator Faces New Wire Fraud Charge

Reginald Fowler, an alleged operator behind payment processor Crypto Capital, was charged with wire fraud Friday, on top of existing charges of bank fraud,...

Why Today’s Crypto Exchange Leaders Are Powerful, but Not Inevitable

As crypto traders ask why bitcoin prices shot downward, the power and influence of exchanges are at the center of the conversation. After settling...

Wikipedia Co-Founder Says Crypto Integration Would be ‘Completely Insane’

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales said Friday he has not seen a single practical use-case to convince him to integrate cryptocurrencies or blockchain into the...

The Internet Is a Luxury Not a Right: 30 Percent of Americans Still Don’t...

Gigi Sohn has spent the last 30 years as a public interest advocate. Her main focus, nowadays? Getting telecommunications giants to take on fiduciary...

Bitcoin News Roundup for Feb. 21, 2020

With the price of bitcoin bouncing in a range below $10,000, Markets Daily is back with another time saving crypto news roundup. To read the...

FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel: Restore Net Neutrality and Expand Internet to All

There are two warring factions at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). One side represents the business class, or the dominant internet service providers (ISPs) that...

‘Bullish’ Comments on Reddit a Potential Bitcoin Signal

In the never-ending search for signals to give traders an edge, could bullish comments on Reddit serve as a momentum indicator for bitcoin? That’s...

e-Commerce Giant Shopify Joins Libra Association

Digital commerce platform Shopify has joined the Libra Association.The company announced the move in a blog post Friday, becoming the latest member of the...

Binance and Others Are Rushing to Provide Stablecoins to Nigerian Crypto Users

The Nigerian cryptocurrency market may be on the verge of a local bull run, thanks to newly popularized avenues to the global market. Emmanuel Babalola,...