It’s time for your Friday coin rundown. Here are your top ten coins. Bitcoin market cap $213,175,486,290 They caught the kid who hacked into twitter
It’s time for your Friday coin rundown. Here are your top ten coins. Bitcoin market cap $213,175,486,290 They caught the kid who hacked into twitter
As America’s reputation on the world stage declines, in perfect tandem the U.S. dollar is losing its mojo
Yes, even cryptocurrency gets a birthday. It’s time for your Friday coin rundown. Here are your top ten coins. Bitcoin market cap $207,644,157,408 People are
Alternet Systems (ALYI.OTC) confirmed today that they were producing and selling delivery trucks in Africa made of hemp and powered by hemp batteries. You heard
Mogo (MOGO.T) launched their new digital spending account with a Mogo Visa platinum prepaid card today. MogoSpend, the company’s new digital spending account, was designed
In a bid to draw in more attention to their core offerings, Grayscale Investments, the parent company to Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC.Q) and other crypto-asset
Are you ready for Gary Kasparov and Grayscale? It’s time for your Friday coin rundown. Here are your top ten coins. Bitcoin market cap $176,583,345,335
When shareholders gather, it’s rarely for good intentions, and thus we see a pitched battle breaking out at cannabis investment group Australis (AUSA.C) HQ where
Voyager Digital (VYGR.C) added Circle Internet Financial’s proprietary Circle Payment API (application programming interface) to their platform, allowing them to integrate platform services and payments
Be careful what you say in the cryptosphere because it may come back to haunt you. Welcome to the put up or shut up edition.
Twitter (TWTR.Q) got hacked earlier this week in what is probably one of the most brazen incidences of phishing since the technique was first recognized,
It’s the privilege of the junior coin, or really the up and comer at any organization, to say they can do what the seniors do
PayPal (PYPL.Q) has been trying to get into crypto for years, but it’s always had a sharp and distinct problem with the variance in processing
You know what grinds my gears? The fact that investors will happily speculate on Tesla (TSLA.NYSE) stock because they think they understand the automobile market, but won’t attempt to do the due diligence for biotechs because it’s “too hard”.
NetCents Technology (NC.C) is forming a German subsidiary to handle their European expansion, and constructed their first banking relationship in Europe to support its growing
For part I of this series please click here. Cities across Canada are gradually returning to business as usual, and we’re winning the fight against
You asked and we answered. It’s time for your Friday coin rundown. Here are your top ten coins. Bitcoin market cap $166,929,623,109 Researchers discovered a
MICT (MICT.Q) finished the acquisition of one of Global Fintech Holdings subsidiaries for the price of $25 million in convertible securities. This acquisition comes alongside
Bigg Digital Assets (BIGG.C) has added Bitcoin Cash (BCH) to the growing stable of cryptocurrencies supported by their QLUE platform. Regardless of how we might
Welcome to where the whales roam. It’s time for your Friday coin rundown. Here are your coins. Bitcoin market cap $168,034,421,464 One of the biggest
Cryptocurrency has a trust problem. Most merchants look at it, see the volatility, note the scaling problems, and go back to their trusted VISA and
Today, The International Monetary Fund (IMF) released a statement predicting that the global economy will take a $12 trillion hit from the Covid-19 pandemic. $12
It’s time for your Friday coin rundown. Here are your coins. Bitcoin market cap $171,552,817,810 Last week we wrote about what happens when Bitcoin whales
NetCents Technology (NC.C) added its platform into the banking automated clearing house (ACH) for all United States-based merchant payouts today. NC’s addition to the banking
Small caps in Canada, especially in tech, are full of faux-companies. You know, the kind where the problem being solved isn’t really a problem, and
Watching the whales has a completely different meaning for cryptocurrency than it does for most of us. There’s no glass bottom boat where your Aunt
Bloomberg is on board and the world is topsy-turvy. It must be time for your Friday coin rundown. Here are your coins. Bitcoin market cap
Bitcoin broke through the USD$10,000 resistance point yesterday for the first time since August 2019, and while this prompted an almost automatic selloff that brought
It’s time for your Friday coin rundown. Here are your coins. Bitcoin market cap $172,374,936,923 Earlier today Goldman Sachs indicated their displeasure with Bitcoin, suggesting
The beautiful thing about bitcoin and cryptocurrency is that their progress mirrors the natural world in many different ways. The first, and really the only
Stuck at home, but armed with online trading apps, individual investors helped drive the historic comeback for stocks
It’s pizza day today, and we discuss what that means for you and for bitcoin today. So now it’s time for your Friday coin rundown.
Voyager Digital Canada (VYGR.C) partnered earlier this month with regulatory cost basis processing solution provider, Silver Cost Basis, to deliver year-end cryptocurrency gain/loss statements for
CoinPayments, a crypto payment processor based on the Cayman Islands, penned a deal with Shopify (SHOP.NYSE) that will result in its platforms integrated, bringing more
DMG Blockchain Solutions (DMGI.V) has energized their new miners post-halving, and added a new director. We entered into Bitcoin’s great third age earlier this week
Bitcoin halved for the third time in its history earlier today, reducing its block reward from 12.5 to 6.25 BTC per closed block. Beyond the
Bitcoin’s third halving is due in a matter of days, and the majority of the crypto sphere is holding its breath waiting for it to
We get a lot of clients wanting to be written about on Mondays because that’s when everyone drops their good news. I usually try to
“Nothing can basically stop America,” stated Buffett at Saturday’s virtual shareholder meeting. “The American miracle, the American magic has always prevailed and it will do so again.”
Buffett’s opinion (about the resiliency of the U.S. economy) has been right for six decades. Why wouldn’t it continue to be right?
If ever you needed some proof of the logic that altcoin fluctuations follow Bitcoin’s fate, you have it this week. The only exception to this
Cryptomining comes in three different types. The first and most obvious is through ASIC chips or application-specific integrated circuits. They’re the wall to wall computers
Riot Blockchain (RIOT.Q) picked up 1,000 Bitmain S19 Antminers for $2.4 million from Bitmain earlier this week putting them firmly in line towards surviving Bitcoin’s
Big movie theaters will time their release of summertime blockbusters to coincide with movies they think they can beat at the box office. That way
BTCS (BTCS.OTC) has strengthened its cash position by $500,000 in a convertible note financing to take advantage of the tricky economic situation caused by COVID-19.
A new crypto derivatives exchange known as Alpha5 is planning to launch in the next two months. Backed by Polychain Capital, Alpha5 plans to offer
After the price war on oil, futures contracts expiring on Tuesday hit the negative territory on Monday. But where’s the actual oil? Quite literally, the
What happens when a global pandemic meets a price war on oil? Or, what happens when severe practical problems meet ineffective policymakers? Rather, what happens
On April 20, 2020, Taal Distributed Information Technologies (TAAL.C) entered into a 10-year strategic licensing agreement with nChain Group Holdings to use key elements of
Last month, Bitcoin’s price cratered because the coronavirus caused Chinese authorities to shut the country down, effectively making it impossible for miners to get to
Hive Blockchain Technologies (HIVE.V) closed its previous announced acquisition of the dedicated cryptocurrency mining operation in Lachute, Quebec from Cryptologic (CRY.C) today. Don’t you love
Cryptostar (CSTR.V) has signed an LOI with an Alberta based private energy company for 120 megawatts at among the lowest electricity rates in North America
DMG Blockchain Solutions (DMGI.V) has increased both their own mining and their hosted mining capacity by adding next generation ASIC technology to meet the new
World governments started paying serious attention to Bitcoin around the time of Mt.Gox and when Dread Pirate Roberts rode the Silk Road straight to jail.
I have a list of companies that want me to write about them that, for the last few years, has never got to an end.
If you’re involved or invested anywhere in the cryptocurrency space, then you know that the Bitcoin halving is the biggest event on everyone’s minds. If
The bitcoin halving is coming and it’s anybody guess as to what companies are going to survive. The game is going to get a lot
Interlapse Technologies (INLA.V) bought BuyBitcoinCanada.com, a virtual currency brokerage platform from Bitaccess Inc., a Canadian blockchain company, in an all share deal today. This move
Digital Farms, the crypto mining subsidiary of DPW Holdings (DPW.NYSE), has permanently closed its doors crying about the hashrate, even despite market recovery. The idea
Bitcoin’s volatility is hard to gauge. Minor spikes and dips happen all the time, and what cryptocurrency enthusiasts consider to be minor are catastrophic and
Blockchain-based Future FinTech Group (FTFT.Q) entered into a non-binding equity acquisition agreement with Joyrich Enterprises Limited to acquire 51% interest in Nice Talent Asset Management
Though the U.S. Congress has yet to agree on a bailout package, it’s working on an unprecedented spending bill to prop up a dying economy.
Trust me, there’s nothing I’d like more, as the publisher of a financial markets-focused media outlet, than to tell you all it’s time to buy
The across-the-board market volatility witnessed in recent sessions has been nothing short of astounding. Example: The lifeblood of a number of nations around the globe—Oil—did
Some ask, “if gold is such a safe haven asset, why did it get sold so unrelentingly when the broader indices caught what-for?” Great question.
All the focus so far has been on Bitcoin’s price cratering earlier this week due to the coronavirus, and the fates of bitcoin dependent companies.
“I’m practicing as much social distancing as I possibly can” stated Dr. Anthony Fauci, White House Director of Disease, “I’m working on getting the boss [Trump] to do this. I may not be successful, but we’re working on it.”
When the savings and loan crisis in the US hit in 1989, a lot of slow-moving investors lost their dough thinking the worst couldn’t possible
“It’s the financials that are really getting killed,” stated Schiff, “They have made all the loans that are not going to get repaid, so this is just like 2008, only it’s not just the banks that are going to need a bailout, it’s the hotels, it’s the airlines, it’s companies like Boeing, it’s the cruise lines.”
“The National Marriage Project dubbed the drop in divorce ‘a silver lining’ to the Great Recession,” stated The L.A. Times, “arguing that tough times were pulling many husbands and wives closer together.”
Okay, so the world is burning, the Russians and Saudis are pouring low-cost fuel over it, the Americans are shocked that a reality TV show
Bitcoin is supposed to be a safe-haven currency. When the markets go to shit like they are today, in theory people evacuate their traditional positions
Hive Blockchain (HIVE.V) announced the expansion of its GPU base digital currency mining facility in Sweden today. It’s only 65 days to the Bitcoin halving,
Investors have legitimate reason to want four more years of Trump. Ignoring the recent coronavirus-catalysed carnage, the markets have performed well during the Trump presidency.
The recent blood-bath in blue-chip stocks was catalysed by the spread of the coronavirus, but there are 5 underlying causes that have made it so dramatic and ugly.
The Bank of Canada has said that issuing a central bank digital currency (CBDC) isn’t in the cards right now, but they haven’t ruled it
NIO took a leaf out of Apple’s (AAPL.Q) playbook and outsourced production to a to a purpose-built factory run by JAC Motors (江淮汽车) a Chinese state-owned automobile manufacturer.
“While the comparison to SARS may provide some guidance, important changes have been experienced in China and the Chinese gold market since the 2003 outbreak,” stated the WGC.
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said that the Fed is keeping a close eye on the possible fallout and impact of the coronavirus outbreak in China. Powell hasn’t made any claims yet as to what this means either in terms of possible liquidity injections or a rate cut. Let’s examine that.
Canada more than doubles the Indian subcontinent in terms of land mass, but its population of 37.59 million is a 2.8% sliver of India’s 1.3 billion – that’s 4 people per square kilometre compared to 420. Interestingly, both India and Canada are in the middle of a serious housing crisis that threatens to break the spine of India’s economic miracle and stab at the heart of Canada’s social stability. Will anyone be able to save us from this fate before it’s too late?
Elizabeth Warren’s Accountable Capitalism Act (ACA) threatens to level the corporate playing field in America by bringing labor into the boardroom. Understandably, industrial lobbyists have
A Wuhan market price list offers 112 types of wild critters including peacocks, foxes, giant salamanders, snakes, rats, porcupines and camel meat.
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Streaming Wars Get Intense The next two weeks mark an important timeframe as major US firms release their quarterly earnings. Netflix reported earnings after market
Lately, I’ve been making a point of asking those around me, when the conversation inevitably turns to stocks, “what’s your current exposure to equities?” Some
Two hundred years after the Sherman Anti-trust Act brought about the fall of Rockefeller’s monopoly control, Bernie Saunders and Elizabeth Warren pushed for America to
BREAKING: Boeing 737 Jet Crashes in Iran due to technical issues after takeoff. Source (ISNA) Oil Stuff & The Middle East At least two airbases
A high bankruptcy rate may intuitively seem like a bad thing, but straight-faced “financial experts” argue that bankruptcies are a proxy for imaginative risk-taking – and therefore a good thing.
Fed Minutes The Federal Reserve released its minutes for the December meeting, and here are the key takeaways: Growth fears: despite the decade long bull
Travis Kalanick’s Exit Uber Inc.’s former CEO Travis Kalanick is not only stepping down from the board but has also offloaded his entire stake at
Videotron, a subsidiary of Quebecor (QBR.B), announced yesterday that it had reached an agreement to acquire Télédistribution Amos (Cable Amos) and its network. Mergers like this