Bitcoin Adoption: Could Chase Bank’s Anti-Conservative Push be an Opening Crypto?

According to alternative news platform Breitbart, a slew of conservative media personalities have had their banking services terminated by Chase Bank. Amongst those impacted are Rebel Media host, Martina Markota; independent reporter, Joe Biggs; Proud Boys leader, Enrique Tarrio; and others. Such reported efforts to silence alternative views to those pushed by mainstream media should …

Decentralized Payment Processor BTCPay Adds New Invoicing Options

Decentralized payment processing service BTCPay Server announced a new service available through their platform on February 22, 2019: a way to request payments by simply sharing a URL, thereby streamlining many of the model’s existing hangups. BTCPay Server has been in the space since late 2017, serving as a decentralized payment processor that allows peer-to-peer …

Nasdaq Crypto Index Platform Launch a Giant Step For Adoption

The long awaited Nasdaq Bitcoin and Ethereum indexes lifted off the launch pad this week signaling another giant step towards mainstream acceptance and adoption. Bitcoin and Ethereum Indexes Added The stock exchange is expanded its global data service on Monday to include Bitcoin and Ethereum. In an official announcement earlier this month it stated that …

Multi-Trillion Asset Manager Fidelity Takes the Bitcoin Lightning Torch

The Lightning Network torch, which was previously passed to Jack Dorsey and numerous Bitcoin celebrities, has found its way to the traditional finance sector. Fidelity Digital Assets, who are nearing completion of their crypto trading platform, took the torch during the weekend. We and our research team at the Fidelity Center for Applied Technology have …

Bitcoin Spikes 5% to $4,100 in 2 Hours, Analyst Says Market Looks Bullish

Within less than two hours, the Bitcoin price surged from $3,920 to $4,137 by more than 5 percent against the U.S. dollar. The Bitcoin price surged above $4,100. The abrupt and strong performance of the dominant cryptocurrency fueled other major crypto assets in the likes of EOS, Ethereum, and Litecoin to record large gains in …