Facebook Reports Robust Profit, Stock Bounces 12% After Earnings

CoinSpeaker Facebook Reports Robust Profit, Stock Bounces 12% After Earnings Better-than-expected profit is a sign that digital advertisers were still flocking to spend money on the service in order to reach customers even after a series of high profile embarrassments for the world’s largest online social media network. Revenue grew 30 percent from a year […]

Bitcoin (BTC/USD) Makes Stop-Gap Recovery Despite Persistent Pressures

Bitcoin (BTC), hounded by recent setbacks fanned by widespread negativity and waning investor confidence, inched towards the middle of $3,400-$3,500 region. Decent rebound needed The world’s benchmark in the digital currency market, bitcoin is trading at $3,445, rallying around 1.5 percent on a day-over-day basis. While the crypto is making resistance to further slide south, […]

New Bitcoin-Backed Stablecoin Goes Live on the Ethereum Blockchain

CoinSpeaker New Bitcoin-Backed Stablecoin Goes Live on the Ethereum Blockchain In 2018, the entire community was discussing the benefits of stablecoins. Startups were actively launching their U.S. dollar-backed digital assets, deeply believing that the support of the fiat currency will help them to overcome the volatility of the market. The concept of stablecoins presupposes being […]

XRP Price Jumps 10% On News of SWIFT’s R3 Integration

CoinSpeaker XRP Price Jumps 10% On News of SWIFT’s R3 Integration On Wednesday, January 30, global banking payments system SWIFT made an important announcement of its integration R3’s blockchain-based trade finance platform. SWIFT and R3 together will develop a proof-of-concept to link R3 Corda Platform to link with SWIFT’s GPI payments framework. Thus, it would help […]

Bitcoin ‘Nuke Winter’ a Possibility, Blockchain Firm Exec Warns

The aftershocks continue to jolt major crypto exchanges and online finance portals following Bitcoin’s (BTC) continued slump referred to by experts as “crypto winter” late in 2018 for its disconcerting consequence to the global market. ‘Nuclear winter’ Bitcoin plunged more than 80 percent in the last four quarters, succumbing to a consistent slide since it […]

EDCON HACK 2019: Registration Is Now Open!

CoinSpeaker EDCON HACK 2019: Registration Is Now Open! This year we will be extending the EDCON experience to one week full of exciting events. To kick-off the Edcon Week (8–14, April), a 48-hour hackathon will take place take place on 8–10 April, 2019 in Sydney, Australia. Have an idea you’ve been dying to pitch to Ethereum […]