Putin Adviser Says ‘CryptoRuble’ Will Circumvent Sanct… | News

At a recent government meeting, Sergei Glazyev, economic adviser to President Putin, said the ‘CryptoRuble’ could help alleviate the pressure of Western sanctions, The Financial Times reported Monday. However, there is still no unified official stance from the Russian government on the question of issuing a national digital currency. The Russian CryptoRuble is essentially a …

Peter Thiel’s VC Fund Invests Millions Into Bitcoin, M… | News

Peter Thiel’s San Francisco-based venture capital firm Founders Fund has invested millions of dollars into Bitcoin (BTC), the The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported today, citing sources “familiar with the matter”. The Fund reportedly invested $15-20 million into Bitcoin, which has grown into hundreds of millions in the past year. Since Jan. 1, 2017, BTC …

Our Top 5 Bitcoin “Good News” Stories of 2017

When the history of Bitcoin and blockchains is written, 2017 will be the year tagged as the “turning point” when Bitcoin and “red hot” blockchain technology went mainstream. The steadily rising bitcoin price and market cap is a key, though not the only, indicator that a tipping point has been reached. Despite turmoil like ICOs …

Ripple Market Cap Surpasses $100 Billion as XRP Hedge Fund Goes Live

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The ripple price rose 15 percent on Wednesday, enabling XRP to become the second cryptocurrency to achieve a $100 billion market cap. Ripple Price Surge Raises XRP Market Cap to $100 Billion The ripple price defied expectations throughout 2017, rising nearly 30,000 …

Zclassic Spikes 100x in December with ‘Bitcoin Private’ Fork Approaching

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The price of Zclassic is moving quite quickly, as it intends to host an upcoming fork of Bitcoin that is privacy-centric. On December 8th, Zclassic developer and founder Rhett Creighton tweeted that he was going to be teaming up with another Zclassic …