Bitcoin News

In the Daily: Kucoin Rebrand, Binance DEX, The Tie Adds Trading View

In Tuesday’s installment of The Daily, we begin by checking in with a couple of the leading exchanges in the cryptosphere. Kucoin has unveiled a new look and a slew of new features, while Binance is poised to launch the testnet of its long-awaited DEX. We’ll finish by examining an integration between sentiment analysis service …

Criptonoticias

Una propuesta busca disminuir el peso de las UTXO en Bitcoin

Una nueva propuesta para emplear acumuladores en Bitcoin fue presentada durante la tercera edición de la Conferencia anual de Stanford Blockchain, realizada del 30 de enero al 1 de febrero pasado. Con esta función, se disminuiría el espacio ocupado por la información sobre las UTXO en los nodos. La propuesta fue expuesta en una charla …

Cointelegraph

Financial Firm Offers ‘Almost Instantaneous’ Loans Up to $30,000 With Crypto as Collateral

A financial company is giving crypto holders the opportunity to take out cash loans while using their digital assets as collateral. YouHodler — whose name is inspired by the term “HODL” — says its product gives the community a way of accessing money without selling their investments. The platform offers loans from $100 to up to …

Cointelegraph

Major Spanish Bank BBVA Issues $40 Million Green Bond Based on Blockchain Platform

Spain’s second largest bank, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA), has announced the launch of the first blockchain-backed platform for structured green bonds. The news was announced in a press release published on Feb. 19. BBVA has closed the deal with Spanish insurance house Mapfre, which has invested €35 million (approximately $40 million) to finance sustainable …

Blockonomi

MoneyCheck: Top Stock Picks: 3 Stocks to Watch in 2019 for Growth Potential

With every new year, come new speculations on who will become a big winner in the market. Which sectors will become more prominent? Which companies will explode? Or implode? Today we will be looking at 3 stocks which I personally have high expectations for in 2019. While these may not be the stocks with the …

Bitcoinist News

Bitcoin Tips Now Available on Twitter via Lightning Network

A new Chrome and Firefox browser extension is has enabled Bitcoin (BTC) tipping on Twitter via the Lightning Network.  Tippin.me uses Bitcoin’s second-layer scaling solution, the Lightning Network, to make tipping almost instantaneous and with incredibly low fees of fractions of a cent. The project was created by Sergio Abril and is still in development. …

CCN News

Bernie Sanders is Running for President. He’s the Only One Who Can Beat Trump

Bernie Sanders has officially launched his presidential campaign for 2020. The 77-year-old is now the Democratic front-runner and the only candidate who can realistically beat Donald Trump. Not only is he the most popular Senator in the country, but recent polls also show he would pip Donald Trump in a hypothetical election.  Beating Donald Trump …

Criptonoticias

Vitalik Buterin y desarrolladores de Ethereum informan sobre inversiones en criptoactivos

Importantes miembros de la comunidad de Ethereum como Vitalik Buterin y Justin Drake participaron en una ronda de preguntas (AMA), creada por Hudson Jameson en el canal de Reddit de la criptomoneda, para aclarar sus tenencias de criptoactivos y su nivel de vinculación con el desarrollo de Ethereum. Este AMA propuesto por Jameson fue una …

CCN News

Did Pre-IPO Uber ‘Lose’ $1.8 Billion in 2018, Or Aggressively Invest In Its 85% Market Share Dominance?

Uber posted $1.8 billion in losses for 2018, an improvement over its 2017 bottom line, a loss of $2.2 billion. At The Drive Stephen Edelstein says, “That’s bad news for Uber as the company looks to charm investors into an initial public offering (IPO) later this year.” Maybe. But maybe not. Focusing on the high …