Film Industry Looks Towards Cryptocurrency To Combat Piracy By Rewarding Users To Watch Free Content


While it’s common for moviegoers and film buffs to pay to consume content, piracy has become an ongoing issue. One of the driving forces behind pirating video content is the consumers’ desire to watch new content as soon as it’s released, without having to pay to see movies in theatres or through subscription-based platforms, likeContinue reading “Film Industry Looks Towards Cryptocurrency To Combat Piracy By Rewarding Users To Watch Free Content”

Ripple Price Retraces By 3.20% As XRP Falls to $0.87


Ripple price has been aiming at $1 for quite some time now. However, it appears that the goal is slowly evading the currency as a slight retracement has taken place – bringing the price down to $0.87. Over the past few weeks as markets gained momentum and recovered, Ripple was one of the biggest gainersContinue reading “Ripple Price Retraces By 3.20% As XRP Falls to $0.87”

Ethereum as a Security, ICO Market Reopening in South Korea and Rat Poison: Hodler’s Digest, Apr 30-May 6


Top Stories this week Ethereum—Security Or Not? In what could be some earth shattering news for Ethereum – the world’s second largest cryptocurrency – US regulators will apparently be discussing whether or not it should be classified as security next week on May 7. If yes—it should have registered with the SEC back in 2014. South Korea ConsidersContinue reading “Ethereum as a Security, ICO Market Reopening in South Korea and Rat Poison: Hodler’s Digest, Apr 30-May 6”

CoinMarketCap Quietly Removes BCH-Promoting Bitcoin.com From Its BTC Page


Major Cryptocurrency price tracking site CoinMarketCap (CMC) has removed the website Bitcoin.com from its Bitcoin (BTC) page as of today, May 6. Though there was no official announcement from CMC, the price tracker removed Bitcoin.com as BTC’s secondary website evidently in the wake of recent allegations that Bitcoin.com was misleading customers into buying Bitcoin Cash (BCH) instead of Bitcoin. According to the Internet Archive Wayback Machine,Continue reading “CoinMarketCap Quietly Removes BCH-Promoting Bitcoin.com From Its BTC Page”

Payments Company Square Unveils Low Returns From Bitcoin Business Last Quarter


US payments processing company Square recently reported low profits from Bitcoin (BTC) trading in its Cash App last quarter, according to an article by Fortune Wednesday, May 2. According to Square’s earnings report, Bitcoin-related business generated about 5 percent of overall revenue, amounting to $34.1 mln. However, the amount of profit from Bitcoin barely covered the funds spent to acquire it in the first place.Continue reading “Payments Company Square Unveils Low Returns From Bitcoin Business Last Quarter”