Category: Market

Binance Launchpad to Introduce Bittorrent Token in 2019

Binance Launchpad, the exclusive token launch platform, under cryptocurrency exchange Binance announced that it would launch one new token every month in 2019, on Thursday. Through a Medium blogpost, the exchange said it would be launching, BitTorrent and Fetch.AI soon. The post said, “BitTorrent is a TRON-affiliated blockchain project for peer-to-peer file sharing. BitTorrent’s protocol is empowering a […]

Binance CEO Lambasts Crypto Media Outlet

A simple story escalated into a Twitter free-for-all, when certain reporters from eminent publications, asked Binance Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Changpeng Zhao to use his voice against corrupt forces in the cryptocurrency industry. It all started when Zhao shared a report by Bitwise, saying, “Excellent report. Sadly, most investors who can’t tell real vs fake […]

Defunct Exchange Cryptopia Announces New Updates

Now-defunct cryptocurrency exchange, Cryptopia, announced new updates, following their announcement of their liquidation process. Earlier this month, Crypto-News India had reported that the New-Zealand based cryptocurrency exchange, Cryptopia was shutting down and has already been placed under liquidation. A statement from Grant Thornton, an accounting company stated that the consecutive hacks which took place in January this […]

First Stablecoin Backed by Diamond to Soon be Launched

A blockchain-powered platform, Hello Diamond will be moving from the Ethereum network to Bitcoin Cash-run new smart contract platform Wormhole. The cryptocurrency which is reportedly currently in the works, will be backed by diamonds. Hello Diamond, the platform will launch the stablecoin, DiamCoin and will be extensively used on the official DiamCoin exchange, but can also be […]

Coinbase to add support for ERC20 Tokens

ERC20 has been the technical standard used by hundreds of ICOs to create tokens on Ethereum using Smart Contracts. Billions of dollars were raised in 2017 alone for ERC20 tokens. Coinbase, the world’s largest exchange has announced that they will start listing these ERC20 tokens soon. Though Coinbase hasn’t announced which tokens would be on […]

Coinbase launches venture fund with $15 Million

Coinbase, the world’s largest exchange just announced Coinbase Ventures, a venture fund to invest in early stage startups. The company has set aside $15 Million to be invested in new startups. The company is looking to invest in startups what ‘Align with their values.’ The company’s seed-stage investment will help Crypto and Blockchain companies off […]