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Nvidia Reports ‘Substantial Decline’ in GPU Sales to Crypto Miners

Date: 17.8.2018

Nvidia is reporting a "substantial decline" in revenue as a result of declining sales to cryptocurrency miners. In an announcement of its second quarter earnings Thursday afternoon, the graphics card…

SEC Expands Inquiry Into Riot Blockchain, Filing Reveals

Date: 16.8.2018

The legal woes of biotech company-turned-crypto miner Riot Blockchain don't appear to be slowing down. In the firm's latest 10-Q quarterly report, filed to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)…

Data Shows US Dollar, Not Japanese Yen, Is Dominating Bitcoin Trade

Date: 6.8.2018

Japan may not be quite the cryptocurrency powerhouse that the world thinks it is. A deep dive by CoinDesk has found methodological flaws in widely-cited bitcoin exchange data that appear…

NFL Players Union Strikes Deal to Help Athletes Earn Crypto

Date: 31.7.2018

The players' union for the National Football League (NFL) is partnering with a blockchain startup to help athletes license products on a decentralized network. Announced Tuesday, the National Football League…

ICO Platform Promises Full Refund Following $7 Million Hack

Date: 30.7.2018

Initial coin offering support platform KickICO lost $7.7 million in KICK tokens in a hack on Thursday, the company reported. CEO Anti Danilevski wrote in a blog post that the startup's team…

Blockstack’s First Business App Wants to Help Employees Earn More Crypto

Date: 30.7.2018

If cryptocurrency is decentralizing the world of money, a new bitcoin wallet startup thinks it could also help decentralize the world of work. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, Misthos launched its…

What is the KYC procedure for the ICO team and how is it conducted?

Date: 19.6.2018

Since we get more and more applications from people that want to take advantage of the community we are building, we have decided to create a new feature that could…

What is the procedure to become an expert?

Date: 15.6.2018

To become an expert at ICO you need to follow the next steps: Register a new account with your full real name (applications with only first names or only last names…

How is the expert’s weight calculated?

Date: 15.6.2018

Each expert is assigned a number of points up to 100 which represents their expert’s weight. Please note that a user officially becomes an expert at the moment when their…

Block Talk — Pittsburgh Grand Prix

Date: 15.6.2018

We hit the Pittsburgh Grand Prix car show to find out how much Bitcoin people had to sell to get their hands on those sweet Lamborghinis… ICO Alert Block Talk…

Mobile Payments — A Blockchain Utility Ripe with Opportunity

Date: 15.6.2018

Card network fees, EMV regulations and merchant liability are creating an opportunity for crypto payments to become a serious thing. At first glance, you wouldn’t expect to encounter much technological nuance…