Visa Is Avidly Fishing For A Crypto Blockchain Dev Hero

Visa Is Avidly Fishing For A Crypto Blockchain Dev Hero

TweetShareVisa Inc. is seeking a full-time technical product manager in Palo Alto, California. In a job posting to SmartRecruiters, the global card giant said it is looking for someone who is “passionate about the intersection of payments and cryptocurrency,” and “deeply familiar with permissionless blockchain technology.”With the additional job requirement of “a close network of…

Tezos Is Booming, and Crypto Enthusiasts Want to Know Why

Tezos Is Booming, and Crypto Enthusiasts Want to Know Why

TweetShareTezos is on fire, moving up from 45 cents a week ago to a high of over 60 cents. The change in bitcoin’s price probably isn’t enough to do that by itself, and Tezos has been charting steadily in both markets in the same direction. Luke Martin, a trader and analyst, asked the question first:Why…

Facebook Alumni Winklevoss Twins Choose Crypto as Their Legacy

Facebook Alumni Winklevoss Twins Choose Crypto as Their Legacy

TweetShareTyler and Cameron Winklevoss are known for many things. Billionaire status. Taking on a social media Goliath. And as early bitcoin investors. If you ask them what they want their legacy to be, however, which is precisely what CNN Business did during SXSW 2019, the twins would unequivocally choose crypto.“Money is the oldest social network…

Trump Cartel Crackdown Could Amplify Headaches for Crypto Startups

Trump Cartel Crackdown Could Amplify Headaches for Crypto Startups

TweetShareIn a recent interview with right-wing media outlet Breitbart News, President Donald Trump said his administration is “very seriously” considering designating Mexican cartels as foreign terrorist organizations (FTOs). However, the strain this policy shift would impose on the banking industry calls into question the feasibility of an expanded counter-terrorism regime.Donald Trump ‘Seriously’ Considering Branding Mexican…

Christchurch Terrorist Invested and Profited from Crypto Scam Bitconnect

Christchurch Terrorist Invested and Profited from Crypto Scam Bitconnect

TweetShareNew Zealand has suffered one of its darkest days after a terrorist targeted several Christchurch mosques killing 49 people and seriously wounding 20 others.The alleged killer, a 28-year-old Australian man who according to reports says his name is Brenton Tarrant, claimed responsibility for the massacre, which he live-streamed as he gunned down Muslim worshippers. Improvised…

Why Bitcoin Drop to $1,850 May Be Next Despite Bullish Crypto Momentum

Why Bitcoin Drop to $1,850 May Be Next Despite Bullish Crypto Momentum

TweetShareIn the past 3 months, the Bitcoin price has been relatively stable, performing strongly against the U.S. dollar with solid volume across major markets in the likes of the U.S. and Japan.Since December 16, within a 3-month span, the Bitcoin price has increased from its yearly low at $3,122 to $3,943, testing the $4,000 resistance…

FBI Nabs OneCoin Ringleader at LAX as Massive Crypto Scam Unravels

FBI Nabs OneCoin Ringleader at LAX as Massive Crypto Scam Unravels

TweetShareOn March 6th, the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) arrested OneCoin ringleader Konstantin Ignatov at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The government alleges that he was one of several masterminds behind the multi-billion dollar crypto pyramid scheme.OneCoin has faced fines and criminal actions around the world – particularly in India, where 22 promoters have…

Ethereum Creator Suffers Blowback for Proposing New Crypto Wallet Fees

Ethereum Creator Suffers Blowback for Proposing New Crypto Wallet Fees

TweetShareEthereum creator Vitalik Buterin has proposed a “sustainable” way to fund cryptocurrency wallet development: a tiny per-transaction fee that goes to the wallet’s developers.Ethereum Creator: Crypto Wallets Should Charge Transaction FeesIn his view, the fee should be the smallest unit of Ethereum and should be a flat fee, rather than a percentage, so as not…

QuadrigaCX Granted 45-Day Extension to Find $140 Million in Missing Crypto

QuadrigaCX Granted 45-Day Extension to Find $140 Million in Missing Crypto

TweetShareA Nova Scotia Supreme Court Justice has given defunct cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX a 45-day extension to search for $140 million worth of missing crypto assets.Judge Michael Wood extended the creditor-protection deadline to April 23, which would protect Quadriga from potential lawsuits. The Canadian exchange owes a total of $250 million to its 115,000 users, out…