Why is $1 Billion Bitcoin Giant Bitfury Building a Blockchain Music Service?

Why is $1 Billion Bitcoin Giant Bitfury Building a Blockchain Music Service?By CCN.com: The Bitfury Group, an early bitcoin mining firm turned global blockchain company based out of London, has announced that it will launch an entertainment division tasked with developing an open-source music platform that runs on blockchain technology. From Mining Bitcoin to Tracking

Tesla Layoffs Spur Market Blowback: Have Social Justice Warriors Started Day Trading?

Tesla Layoffs Spur Market Blowback: Have Social Justice Warriors Started Day Trading?By CCN.com: Yesterday, CCN published an article detailing Tesla’s increasingly confounding financial maneuvers. Reader Frederick Macarthur commented: Tesla stock and Elon Musk have one thing in common – they’re both manic depressive. It’s true. Tesla Stock Has Been Volatile in Recent Years Last year,

VanEck Unfazed by Shutdown’s Impact on Bitcoin ETF Application

VanEck Unfazed by Shutdown’s Impact on Bitcoin ETF ApplicationBy CCN.com: Investment manager VanEck remains confident about its bitcoin ETF application, despite the US government shutdown. Why? Because the firm believes it has laid a robust foundation for the VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin ETF to eventually win SEC approval. “I have done everything I can to build the right market

Why Wall Street Should Fear the Rise of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Why Wall Street Should Fear the Rise of Alexandria Ocasio-CortezBy CCN.com: Horizon Investments Chief Global Strategist Greg Valliere has described congressional rookie Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) as a very real concern for the stock market because of her perceived willingness to put the financial industry’s nose to the grindstone as part of her political strategy.

Taiwan: Bitcoin Traders Ran $51 Million Crypto Scam, Prosecutors Say

Taiwan: Bitcoin Traders Ran $51 Million Crypto Scam, Prosecutors SayProsecutors in Taiwan indicted seven bitcoin traders for allegedly operating a sham crypto investment scheme that bilked $51 million from more than 1,000 investors. The ringleader was a 47-year-old man whose surname is Lin, Focus Taiwan reported. The alleged scammers were charged with multiple violations of Taiwanese banking

What Death Spiral? Bitcoin’s Hashrate is Still Climbing

What Death Spiral? Bitcoin’s Hashrate is Still ClimbingFollowing a period of sustained bearish sentiment in the Bitcoin mining market accompanied by three notable hashrate reductions in the final third of 2018, the flagship cryptocurrency’s network appears to be back on its way to optimum health. Bitcoin Reverses Hashrate Decline In December, CCN reported that the

Bitcoin Interview: Edge Wallet’s Paul Puey on the Future of Money

Bitcoin Interview: Edge Wallet’s Paul Puey on the Future of MoneyCCN had a chance to speak with Paul Puey, founder of Edge Wallet and veteran crypto entrepreneur. Edge Wallet was previously called Airbitz. In the early days of crypto, Airbitz was a Bitcoin-only wallet that featured a directory of brick and mortar businesses which accepted