"Big Four" auditing and accountancy firm PwC has accepted its first ever payment in cryptocurrency. According to a report by The Wall Street Journal, out today, the firm's Hong Kong office indicated that it accepted the payment in relation to its work with local companies working with cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. The transaction...
John L, San Jose, CA November 29, 2017 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oLkQ5_pD3Fs XcelTrip is an innovative travel company one of the first self-funded blockchain driven startups without an ICO. Since the launch on November 11, 2017, they have already crossed more than 2400 hotel properties in Asia and Latin America till today. XcelTrip currently has...
John L, San Jose, CA November 24, 2017 XcelTrip is an innovative travel company one of the first self-funded blockchain driven startups without an ICO. Since the launch on November 11, 2017, they have already crossed more than 1600 hotel properties in Asia and Latin America. XcelTrip currently has over 3000...
A French asset manager has announced the launch of Europe's first mutual fund centered around bitcoin. Announced today, Tobam's alternative investment fund perhaps represents the latest bid to attract institutional investors to cryptocurrencies (though, as in the case with similar financial instruments, investors wouldn't be holding bitcoin directly). According to the Financial...
Two Japanese companies listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange have recently expanded their cryptocurrency operations into South Korea. One has partnered with a local company to launch a bitcoin exchange with a plan to add merchant services. The other held an ICO to develop a crypto exchange after launching...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kzr1eJdtvc4&t=2s By J.S. Khalsa San Jose, California November 11, 2017 San Jose, CA - Serial entrepreneur and philanthropist Gyanendra Khadka announced today his first decentralized travel eco system with end to end travel solutions, XcelTrip, with an effective launch date of November 11th, 2017. Conceived as an “online travel aggregator with a human touch,”...
Mexican Bitcoin exchange BitMEX has said it will not support SegWit2x “even if the SegWit2x chain has the majority hashrate.” In comments markedly different to this week’s other notice from Xapo on the forthcoming hard fork, BitMEX confirmed it would not deal in rival Bitcoin chains under any circumstances. This, it says, is because SegWit2x “does not include...
Bitcoin price continues to hold just below $5000, as the industry instantly shakes off Russia’s exchange ban. As news broke Tuesday that the country’s central bank had opted to block access to crypto exchanges, mainstream media were quick to call a “flash crash.” Aside from a momentary $100 dip, however, Bitcoin markets failed to...
China’s official press agency issued a statement condemning virtual currency as a tool used by the criminal underworld to evade government prosecution. The agency stated that regulators must take a hardline stance against cryptocurrency usage to prevent crime, although some of the regulations it proposed seemed to hint at...
Despite noticeable gains in the wider cryptocurrency market, the price of dash is mildly bid today. At press time, the dash-US (DASH/USD) dollar exchange rate continues to struggle, further establishing a trend that began September 19. What makes the lackluster price action even more unusual, though, is the fact that just...