Hong Kong Bitcoin Businesses are Frozen Out of Banking

Hong Kong legacy banking outlets are making it difficult, if not impossible, for bitcoin-related businesses to run smoothly. Reports from the Chinese region include denial of accounts, freezing existing accounts, and long waits for approval — all without explicit reason.  Also read: Life After China’s Exchange Ban – an Interview with Hong Kong-based Binance CEO[…]

Markets Update: Traders Seek New Positions Waiting for the Next Price Swings

Bitcoin markets have been hovering around some new price territories recently, as the currency reached a few all-time highs over the past 72-hours. BTC reached a top of $7,997 on the popular exchange Bitstamp, and has come awfully close to $8,000 throughout many other trading platforms. Cryptocurrency enthusiasts are steadily waiting for bitcoin to surpass[…]

The Satoshi Revolution – Chapter 2: Satoshi’s White Paper Breaks Your Economic Chains (Part 5)

The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations. Section 1 : The Trusted Third Party Problem Chapter 2: Monetary Theory by Wendy McElroy Satoshi’s White Paper Breaks Your Economic Chains (Chapter 2, Part 5) I think that the Internet is going to be one of the major forces for reducing the role of government. The[…]

Bitcoin Conversation Volume Beats Talk of Facebook, Apple, Netflix, Google

While eggs must always first give way to chickens, in the case of Twitter discussion volume and bitcoin price rising things aren’t exactly clear. Did the decentralized currency’s massive value increase drive Tweets? Or, did the Twitterverse push ever-upward the world’s most popular cryptocurrency, bitcoin? Also read: Initial Troll Offering Fires Back at Wall Street with[…]

Meet 'Bitcoin Clashic,' a Weird and Totally Unexpected Cryptocurrency Rebellion

Perhaps because a controversial network split in Bitcoin was cancelled by its organizers last week, the cryptocurrency space has been left thirsting for some drama. Thankfully (or not, depending on how you see it), an anonymous person or group has delivered with a completely unexpected rebellion they’ve dubbed “Bitcoin Clashic.” Yeah, like Sean Connery saying[…]

Belong partners with American Cancer Society to help beat cancer with AI

EXCLUSIVE: In the battle against cancer, access to high-quality information, data, and assistance are invaluable. Today, Belong: Beating Cancer Together — whose app connects patients to public and private chats with doctors and professionals — has announced a partnership with the American Cancer Society. The partnership adds a closed forum for American Cancer Society members,[…]