U.K. Artist Disrupts Art Industry With Cryptocurrency – CCN.com

U.K. Artist Disrupts Art Industry With Cryptocurrency – CCN.com

A U.K.-based contemporary artist has just sold his best collection for 490 bitcoin. | Image: Shutterstock. United Kingdom-based contemporary artist, Lincoln Townley, has announced the sale of a 19-painting collection to a Singaporean investor in exchange for 490 bitcoin (BTC). Speaking with CCN, Townley stated that the deal was made when BTC was priced at…

‘Coinbase Effect’ Makes Little-Known Cryptocurrency Go Bananas

‘Coinbase Effect’ Makes Little-Known Cryptocurrency Go Bananas

TwitterFacebookLinkedIn A little-known cryptocurrency surged 60% after Coinbase said it was “exploring” listing it on its exchange. | Source: Shutterstock Coinbase announced the potential addition of several new cryptocurrency assets this week. One of them, Matic Network (MATIC) jumped by over 60% in the 24 hours since the announcement. Little-Known Cryptocurrency Gains Over 60% With…

Facebook, Libra & the Thrilling Rise of the Branded Cryptocurrency

Facebook, Libra & the Thrilling Rise of the Branded Cryptocurrency

TwitterFacebookLinkedIn The rise of Facebook’s Libra project ushers in a new era for fintech and heralds the rise of the “branded cryptocurrency.” | Source: Shutterstock It was hard not to feel compassion for Libra chief David Marcus, watching him deal with angry questioning in Congress two weeks ago. The level of distrust in Facebook has…

Secret’s Out: Goldman Sachs is Scouting its Cryptocurrency Chief

Secret’s Out: Goldman Sachs is Scouting its Cryptocurrency Chief

Look out, Facebook! Goldman Sachs is now hiring a cryptocurrency project manager. The firm wants their new project manager to lead the development of Distributed Ledger Technology. The Wall Street bank’s foray into cryptocurrency is part of its GS Accelerate initiative. Goldman Sachs is Signing up Customers for its Bitcoin Trading Product: Report https://t.co/VOcaLh15aM —…