Bitcoin Trading: Advance or Decline – It’s Up To You

Bitcoin price has returned to its support floor for the third time in 2015. Traders must now decide what they want for this chart. The choice seems obvious – provided you understand the value of Bitcoin and its role beyond our generation. This analysis is provided by with a 3 hour delay. Read the […]

UBS’ Alex Batlin on the Future of Blockchain Tech in Finance

When it announced its ‘blockchain innovation lab’ earlier this year, UBS caused a ripple of excitement and trepidation. It was a watershed moment: one of the world’s wealthiest investment banks was putting its money, and public image, behind blockchain technology. Not only that, but it would be experimenting deep in the financial heart of London. The […]

Lavaboom Offers Secure, Encrypted Mail Service

Privacy is a luxury these days, thanks to governments and big corporations. Whenever we use the internet, we have to assume that our web activities and communications are being monitored. If not actively, then passively at least. Loads of leaked documents which end up on Wikileaks serves as standing proof of that. Governments are paranoid and […]

Circle Acts Like PayPal, Bans Bank Accounts and Freezes Payments

Users of Circle Inc., the Boston-based bitcoin startup, have been disputing with the company regarding payment verifications and banning of bank accounts. According to its users, Circle has started to hold payments for several days and ban accounts, in the tradition of Paypal. Circle states on its website that it “believes that sending and receiving […]

Bitcoin Price Nearing Support

Bitcoin price has been slowly declining today and made a tentative spike toward support a few hours ago. Currently, price is above support but sellers keep piling in and with US traders joining the market soon, selling may intensify. This analysis is provided by with a 3 hour delay. Read the full analysis here. […]

Digital Economy Conference Brings FinTech to Midwest

In October, the Digital Economy Conference aims to bring bankers, developers, startup founders, venture capitalists and executives together to talk about the future of money in a digital world and how people transact electronically. The first financial technology (FinTech) conference in the region will touch on payments, banking, digital currencies, mobile apps, Millennials, cyber security, […]

Gartner: Bitcoin to Plateau in 2 to 5 Years

According to a report released by tech advisory firm Gartner, bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are still in their hype but might be due to plateau in two to five years. The report included bitcoin in its sectors marked by “over enthusiasm” and “unrealistic projections”. This annual release is marketed for R&D firms and tracks the […]

Mozilla: Bitcoin Option Weighed on Online Donations

According to a study conducted by Mozilla, the addition of a bitcoin option dragged the value of online donations collected through its Firefox browser. Due to popular demand, the company has recently added a bitcoin payment button to its primary donations form but it seems to have had a negative impact. Mozilla released data collected […]