Indian Exchange Unocoin Launches New Trading Platform with 15 Cryptocurrencies

One of India’s major cryptocurrency exchanges, Unocoin, has announced the launch of its new trading platform, “featuring the whole set of tools for hardcore traders in the industry.” Fifteen cryptocurrencies can now be traded using its platforms. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Unocoin Launches Unodax Leading Indian cryptocurrency exchange Unocoin announced on Wednesday the official launch of its new trading platform called Unodax (Unocoin Digital Asset Exchange). The company wrote: Going forward, Unocoin moves the live order-book trading platform to their exclusive new domain Unodax which…

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Indian Billionaire Prashant Mehta Discusses SuchApp

This week Bitcoinist sat down with Indian billionaire Prashant Mehta, a founding member of the Monaco based Billionaire’s Society. Mr. Mehta, of India’s prestigious Mehta family, has decided to invest significantly in SuchApp, the world’s first blockchain messenger and all-inclusive 5G ecosphere. The Mehta family has offices in New York, London, Antwerp, and Mumbai and have been pioneers in the diamond industry for more than eight decades. Prashant Mehta has managed Hallmark Diamonds, the largest diamond wholesale company in the world, since 1999 and is a trustee for the top…

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‘He Sounded Sincere To Me’: Jihan Wu Appears To Win Over Zcash’s Zooko

Zcash founding team member Zooko Wilcox-O’Hearn (known as Zooko) revealed he had spoken to Bitmain CEO Jihan Wu May 24, sparking contention among cryptocurrency commentators. Zooko And Wu Talk Bitmain In a blog post, Zooko recalled how he had discussed various current topics regarding mining manufacturer Bitmain and the controversy surrounding it. While not quoting Wu directly, the videolink conversation, which Zooko paraphrased, touched on the company’s reputation, including its decision to release an ASIC miner capable of mining Zcash. Jihan Wu Wu has been the subject of major scorn…

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Devere Group Adds Bitcoin Cash and EOS to Crypto Exchange App

Devere Group, an international financial consultancy boasting well over 80,000 clients in more than 100 countries, has announced that Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and EOS have now been added its recently released cryptocurrency exchange app Devere Crypto. Also Read: Bitcoin in Brief Thursday: Asus Creates 20-GPU Mining Motherboard Crypto Portfolio Diversification This latest addition to the app means that users of the service, which also supports fiat USD, Euro and GBP, can now buy, sell, store, and exchange the two cryptocurrencies alongside the current roster of Bitcoin Core (BTC), Ethereum (ETH) Litecoin…

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Bitcoin ‘Halving’ 2020: What Will the Price of Bitcoin Be?

The halving, the 50 percent reduction in block rewards on the Bitcoin blockchain, is only two years away. Unless there is an abnormal change in hashrate, the reward for successful Bitcoin miners will drop from 12.5 to 6.25 BTC per block in May 2020. The burning question is what effect will the block reward reduction have on the price of Bitcoin? A Little Bit of History Bitcoin is less than a decade old. Thus, history might not paint a complete picture. However, historical patterns and trends are an excellent place…

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Keplertek’s Pre-Sale Is Now Live!

While landing on the moon, Neil Armstrong said, “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” Now, it’s time to go beyond the moon and take humanity to next level.  The Future is Here Every investment in Keplertek is one small step for man, today, and one giant leap for mankind, tomorrow. Yes, this is a chance to accelerate and usher in a revolutionary future — one which humanity will never forget. Keplertek’s Pre-sale is up and running, and things are looking amazing. Over the first 24 hours,…

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Apple Sides with Russian Govt, Restricts Telegram, Claims Pavel Durov

If there’s a sacred line the crypto community insists shouldn’t be crossed, it’s Thou Shalt Never Cooperate with Government Prohibitions. Apple Inc., the world’s most valuable company, appears to have ventured into such territory, according to Telegram’s founder Pavel Durov. He claims the maker of iPhone, iPad, and other iconic hardware, is purposefully restricting Telegram’s program updates on Apple’s latest operating system rollout in an effort to appease Russian authorities.   Also read: Philippines’ Crypto Wallet Reaches 5 Million Users, Adds More Coins Apple Inc. Sides with Russia Against Telegram…

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Russia Central Bank: Crypto Risk To Global Finance ‘Small’

The central bank of Russia has repeated its stance on cryptocurrency in its latest statistical bulletin, claiming its impact on global stability is “small.” No Threat To Financial Stability As the country prepares to issue hard-and-fast regulations on cryptocurrency, ICOs and more, the Bank of Russia said that the “risks” associated with them would only increase should the industry greatly expand. “Regardless of their high volatility, at present cryptoassets do not constitute a risk for global financial stability inasmuch as their transaction volume is very small when compared to the…

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Luckchemy: Forging Strategic iGaming Partnerships Through Continued Expansion

To build value and credibility for investors and players, Luckchemy has entered into a strategic partnership and added a prominent ally to its ranks. Luckchemy’s games will now be published on all of Mr.Bet’s platforms, bringing their games to a leading name in the iGaming field. Luckchemy’s partnership with Mr.Bet further demonstrates the advantages that blockchain technology brings to the iGaming space. Why Blockchain? Since its debut, the iGaming industry has been wrestling with the integration of blockchain technology. Detractors incorrectly cite outdated practices and transactional speed as reasons to…

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Bittrex Launches USD Fiat Trading

Bittrex has finally introduced fiat currency support. The US exchange, which was established in 2013, subsisted with tether as its USD surrogate until recently, before adding another stablecoin, TrueUSD, a couple of months ago. Around the same time, its CEO Bill Shihara revealed that the platform would be adding USD pairs and today they went live for corporate clients. Also read: Weiss Ratings Publishes Complete List of 93 Cryptocurrency Ratings More Fiat, Less Tether Bittrex, along with exchanges such as Binance and Upbit, has been gradually weaning itself away from tether,…

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