McAfee Says His Bitcoin Debit Card’s Coming Soon. Can We Believe Him?

McAfee Says His Bitcoin Debit Card’s Coming Soon. Can We Believe Him?By CCN: John McAfee just tweeted out from somewhere in the Bahamas a teaser image for a new crypto debit card. The dotcom, anti-virus-millionaire promises the Visa-branded bitcoin card will be coming soon. From the teaser promo, it appears you can use your card

Facebook Awkwardly Blocks Aussie Restaurant from Bitcoin Payments Ad

Facebook Awkwardly Blocks Aussie Restaurant from Bitcoin Payments AdBy CCN: Origin Kebabs just wanted to let its followers know that four of its Queensland stores now accept bitcoin as a form of payment. Facebook wasn’t having it and blocked the Aussie restaurant from advertising on the social media platform. Someone might want to tell Mark

Yelp’s Bitcoin Filter Could Kickstart Weak Crypto Adoption

Yelp’s Bitcoin Filter Could Kickstart Weak Crypto AdoptionBy CCN: As bitcoin’s price experienced a surge this week, it seems merchants and consumers are more interested in crypto than ever. Local-search company Yelp has joined the pact by reportedly adding a filter to help users find merchants that accept cryptocurrency. No matter if you’re looking for

McAfee Says He Spoke with Satoshi, Claims the Bitcoin Creator Is Furious

McAfee Says He Spoke with Satoshi, Claims the Bitcoin Creator Is FuriousBy CCN: Don’t say we didn’t see it coming. John McAfee is not unveiling the true identity of bitcoin creator, Satoshi Nakamoto, at least not today. The mercurial tech maverick has put a stop to proceedings, alleging that due to an “imminent” extradition request

EY Blockchain Whiz Quits Crypto, Says Adoption Not in Bitcoin’s Forecast

EY Blockchain Whiz Quits Crypto, Says Adoption Not in Bitcoin’s ForecastBy CCN: The ruthless bitcoin bear market of 2018 has claimed numerous victims, including many crypto startups and executives. The latest is former EY blockchain leader Angus Champion de Crespigny, who’s leaving the industry. Champion de Crespigny made the revelation on Twitter, where he insists

Rothschild-Linked Oil Tycoon Makes Waves in Bitcoin Mining Pool

Rothschild-Linked Oil Tycoon Makes Waves in Bitcoin Mining PoolBy CCN: A big shakeup at Argo Blockchain, the beleaguered bitcoin mining company that owns Argo Mining, has revealed that a Rothschild-linked London oil tycoon with a shadowy past just did the cannonball dive into the deep end of the crypto mining pool. As if you needed

World’s Largest Bitcoin Exchange Wants to Help Rebuild Notre Dame

World’s Largest Bitcoin Exchange Wants to Help Rebuild Notre DameBy CCN: Binance, the world’s largest bitcoin exchange, is stepping up efforts in the crypto community to help rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France. The iconic 900-year-old Catholic church literally went up in flames after being destroyed by a massive fire. Authorities are still investigating

$1 Billion Crypto Hedge Fund Crashed 40% – But Still Beat Bitcoin

$1 Billion Crypto Hedge Fund Crashed 40% – But Still Beat BitcoinCrypto hedge fund traders were not immune to bitcoin’s downright frigid bear market. Just look at Polychain Capital, whose assets under management (AUM) fell to $591.5 million at year-end 2018, according to a regulatory filing cited in the Wall Street Journal. Investors Stay Put