Cryptocurrencies

Samsung Adds Support for Hardware Wallets on Galaxy Smartphones

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>Galaxy owners will be able to connect hardware wallets to their smartphones and transfer coins to the built-in wallet that comes with most devices in the popular lineup. Samsung says that makes it easier for users to access their cryptocurrency and make transactions. </strong> Update Allows Galaxy Users to Link Their Crypto …

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Altcoins pop while Bitcoin looks for support near $50,000

Bitcoin (BTC) continues to look for direction but as this occurred, Ether and altcoins bounced higher from the May 13 sell-off. Dogecoin shocked investors with its 47% rally that kicked off after Coinbase announced that it would list (DOGE) in the coming months. Doge price also rallied after Elon Musk tweeted that he was “Working …

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Kusama (KSM) price hits new highs as parachain auctions begin to take shape

Major protocol upgrades are one of the most potent sources of price movement for cryptocurrency projects as community members and investors get excited about new features and traders rush in to “buy the rumor and sell the news”.  One protocol that has seen its price rise to new rights this week despite the overall bearish …

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Crypto currently is comparable to the early days of cell phones, Coinbase President says

In terms of adoption, products and services, the crypto industry has come a long way since Bitcoin’s launch in 2009. Emilie Choi, Coinbase’s president and chief operating officer, however, still said crypto usage needs to be easier.  “It’s about, you know, how do we create the most user-friendly experiences for folks,” Choi told Bloomberg in …

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Singapore’s biggest bank launches crypto trust solution

DBS Private Bank, one of the biggest wealth managers in Asia outside China, has launched a cryptocurrency trust solution amid growing demand for digital assets. After setting up its own crypto exchange in December 2020, the Singaporean banking giant is now expanding its crypto services via its wholly-owned trust company DBS Trustee, The Business Times …

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State-Owned Swiss Bank Postfinance Launches App Supporting 13 Cryptocurrencies

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>The banking subsidiary of the national postal service of Switzerland, Postfinance, has launched a mobile app providing clients with access to cryptocurrencies, ETFs and more. The software allows users to make payments, save funds or invest in various assets, with a commitment to a level of security provided only by the country’s …

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Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather to Launch Legacy NFTs Ahead of Fight With Logan Paul

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather will release his own NFTs before the upcoming bout with Youtuber Logan Paul. The exclusive collection celebrates Mayweather’s legacy in life and sport with unique items. Floyd remained undefeated throughout his professional career after winning major titles in multiple weight classes. </strong> NFT Collection to Feature Rare Mayweather …

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Does Mike Novogratz hold more than $5B in crypto?

Galaxy Digital founder and CEO Mike Novogratz, a billionaire active in the digital asset space, says up to 85% of his net worth is in cryptocurrencies. In an interview with New York Magazine’s Intelligencer published today, Novogratz said that while he did have roughly 30% of his net worth in crypto starting at the 2017 …

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Bitcoin whale MicroStrategy buys additional 271 BTC

MicroStrategy, the Virginia-based business intelligence firm, has added another 271 Bitcoin (BTC) to its strategic reserves, underscoring CEO Michael Saylor’s growing conviction in the digital asset.  The purchases were made through May 13 for an average price of $55,387, Saylor disclosed on Thursday. MicroStrategy now has 91,850 BTC on its books for an average purchase …

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Bank of Israel Drafts Model of a Digital Shekel

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>The central bank of Israel has offered a glance at what a digitalized version of the national fiat currency may look like. According to a released “draft model” of the coin, Israelis should be able to use the digital shekel in payments, even offline, and convert it to cash at any moment. …

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