Fortnite fans can now buy merchandise for the blockbuster online video game using the cryptocurrency Monero (XMR). Bitcoin payments are not yet accepted, reportedly due to privacy concerns. While Fortnite did not make an official announcement, fans shared the news on Reddit on January 1, where it received a very positive reception. Monero enthusiasts said the move signals that crypto adoption is expanding, since Fortnite is the most popular video game in the world, with more than 200 million registered users. Fortnite V-Bucks and Crypto Top Teen Wish Lists Indeed, Fortnite is so popular that American teens polled in 2018 said they preferred […]
Bitcoin briefly plunged below $10,000 late Tuesday afternoon on Coinbase, after first topping the psychologically key level in late November.
The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. Market data is provided by theHitBTCexchange. Mike Novogratz, founder and CEO of crypto investment firm Galaxy Digital Capital Management, called a bottom in cryptocurrencies on September 13, while conversely the Chief Commercial Officer of BitPay, Sonny Singh believes that Bitcoin will resurge in 2019 but that altcoins “will never come back.” He said the next trigger that can carry Bitcoin higher is […]
Monero developers announced the creation of a working group aimed at combating hidden mining and malware – Malware Response Workgroup. As part of the initiative, a website has been launched to inform users about how they can clean their devices from hidden miners and ransomware, and protect their computers from getting infected by such programs. … This content was originally published here.
It’s 2018, and thanks to cryptocurrencies and the blockchain we stand on the brink of a sea-change in global economics. This revolution has the potential to sweep away traditional power-bases and institutions and pave the way for genuine diversity and people power, providing unprecedented access to technology, data, and control regardless of location, status or identity. Why then do we continue to see women and other minorities underrepresented at every level? Frankly if Silicon Valley regards itself as the future, we’re in big trouble. Perhaps it should come as no surprise when we remember that cryptocurrencies are fundamentally tech innovation […]
Wall Street is steadily making it easier for a wider range of investors to buy and sell bitcoin. It’s a development that should, in theory, boost prices—if a torrent of institutional money is poised to rush into crypto, then the buildout of professional-grade infrastructure should be a boon for things like bitcoin, ether, and other offshoots. But so far that’s not the case: Bitcoin has fallen more than 50% since Dec. 10, when Cboe Global Markets launched its futures contract, which allows traders to hedge or speculate on the digital asset’s price in the future. CME Group started its own […]
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What is an Ethereum token? Before learning about Ethereum tokens, it is important to first understand the basics of Ethereum . Please see my beginner’s guide to Ethereum for those new to this concept entirely . Ethereum tokens are simply digital assets that are being built on top of the Ethereum blockchain. They benefit from Ethereum’s existing infrastructure instead of developers having to build an entirely new blockchain. They also strengthen the Ethereum ecosystem by driving demand for ether, the native currency of Ethereum, needed to power the smart contracts. This beginner’s guide should help those who are new to […]
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Magic Software Inc. and Solmark have announced the launch of Magic BlockchainQA, the world’s first ever dedicated QA testing company that focuses on Blockchain platforms. Blockchain needs spe… This content was originally published here.