Coinbase Suspends WikiLeaks Shop for Terms of Service ViolationIn one fell swoop, US-based cryptocurrency trading platform Coinbase has blocked WikiLeaks Shop from transacting on the exchange. As a result, Coinbase “can no longer process brokerage orders via their banking relationship,” according to a letter sent to WikiLeaks that was published in Gateway Pundit. According to WikiLeaks… Read More »
Can Blockchain Challenge Today’s Leading Streaming Content Providers?This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. Streaming services such as Netflix conquered video rental stores like Blockbuster Video thanks to the convenience, cost-effectiveness, and flexibility of their… Read More »
As the Ethereum community debated a proposal to fork the network in order to unfreeze Ether tokens locked in some Parity wallets, developer Alex Van De Sande wrote a blog post arguing that any contentious hard fork would hurt the network. Along those lines, he advocates for finding a solution to the problem of the… Read More »
JPMorgan Tests the Waters for Debt Issuance on a BlockchainFor a bank that has distanced itself from cryptocurrencies, JPMorgan is sure fond of the blockchain. The biggest US bank based on assets joined forces with the National Bank of Canada, among others, to develop an application based on its Quorum technology for debt issuance on… Read More »
Free Crypto Trading App Robinhood Launches in Colorado with Bitcoin, EthereumThe competitive landscape for cryptocurrencies is heating up in the United States. Zero-commission startup exchange Robinhood just announced on Twitter its expansion into Colorado. The trading platform unveiled commision-free trading for leading cryptocurrencies bitcoin and Ethereum in the western state. In addition to cryptocurrencies, the… Read More »
Another uptick in Canada’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) may derail the recent rebound in USD/CAD as it boosts bets for another Bank of Canada (BOC) rate-hike in 2018.
The Pound Sterling remained close to a 2-week trough versus the US Dollar after the head of the Bank of England dampened investors’ expectations of a May rate hike.