Entries by Gerald Fenech

IOST Opens Node Applications, Introduces Voting System, and Launches Final Testnet

Major achievement for IOST On 20th December, 2018 in San Francisco, the $40M VC-backed IOST announced their node election process while releasing their final testnet (mainnet in Q1 2019): two big milestones in a bear market. Backed by Sequoia China and listed on 10+ major exchanges, IOST wants to execute the best blockchain — replacing […]

OKEx Announces Updates on Perpetual Swap Trading

New steps for OKEX OKEx, a Malta-based world-leading digital asset exchange recently announced two updates on its Perpetual Swap Trading. These two updates are the launch of TRON (TRX) Perpetual Swap on OKEx.com and OKEx app, and the increase of ETH and EOS Perpetual Swap available leverage level, so as to enhance users’ trading experience. […]

ARYZE has announced its partnership with AmaZix

ARYZE, the creator of the Danish stablecoin eKroner has announced its partnership with AmaZix, the community engagement platform.  This will bring stablecoins – the new generation of crypto – into the mainstream and will help improve and maintain ARYZE’s community channels. As it continues to make ground-breaking progress in the digital currencies market. It will […]

Bitsdaq Launching Asian Digital Asset Trading Platform Powered by Bittrex

An interesting partnership On January 15th, 2019 in Singapore, Bitsdaq launched an Asian Digital Asset Trading Platform powered by Bittrex.  This will provide customers in Asia a reliable and robust exchange with a secure, advanced and reliable platform and extensive selection of digital tokens. The aim of this platform is to reach cryptocurrency cusomers across the […]

G20 call for crypto taxation

The G20 meeting took place in Buenos Aires, Argentina recently, and this saw the G20 leaders call for the taxation of cryptocurrency.  A final version of regulations for a document jointly delivered by G20 leaders called for “a taxation system for cross-border electronic services”. Is expected to be in place by 2020.  This will be […]

Tron Cryptocurrency ‘Just Garbage’

Stellar executive lashes out against Tron Tron Cryptocurrency  is  ‘just garbage’  according to Stellar, Ripple, Mt. Gox, and e-Donkey co-founder Jed McCaleb.   Jed McCaleb created Stellar when he moved away from Ripple due to personal differences.  However, he feels that the crypto market is doing well.   He said that it’s “way way up” even if it’s had some turbulence over the […]

Beam is now available to the public

Innovative Privacy Solution On January 3rd, 2019 Beam was officially launched in Valletta, Malta and is now available to the general public.  Beam is a part of Mimblewimble that will enormously change the privacy and the utility of cryptocurrency for the better. Monero and Zcash are privately-oriented cryptocurrencies which were born to secure the clients’ […]

Cameroon Separatists Launch AmbaCoin

Another Crypto Currency For The Unbanked? What is AmbaCoin?  AmbaCoin (AMBA) is a new sovereign cryptocurrency which has been launched by a separatist government in Cameroon’s semi-autonomous English-speaking southern region of Ambazonia.  More than 20,000 AMBA tokens have been bought out of a total supply of 100,000,000 available in the pre-ICO sale.  1 AMBA is […]

æternity Launches Charitable Foundations in Liechtenstein and Bulgaria

Foundations will develop substantial potential  æternity has announced the launch of two foundations, in Liechtenstein and Bulgaria.  These foundations will provide grants and educational support to innovative blockchain projects. They also aim to boost the vibrant blockchain ecosystem by offering financial assistance to leading development and research efforts in blockchain technology, cryptography, and mathematics. The […]