Day: February 14, 2020

14 Feb, 2020
14 Feb, 2020

Binance Adds 15 Fiat Currency Options for Purchasing Crypto

Binance has added 15 additional fiat currency options for Visa and Mastercard purchases on its platform. Since Feb. 14, the exchange’s partner Simplex can be used to buy crypto across many countries in the world. The list of supported currencies has been expanded to the British pound sterling, South Korean won, Russian ruble, Australian dollar, […]
14 Feb, 2020

Report: Middle East and Africa’s Blockchain Spending to Surge 400% by 2023

As global blockchain adoption is accelerating, countries in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) are forecasted to massively increase their spending on the tech in the next few years. According to a new report by United States-based market research firm International Data Corporation (IDC), governments across MEA will see a 400% surge in their investment […]
14 Feb, 2020

Ledger Reignites Trezor Beef With ‘Dishonest’ Report on Crypto Wallet Hardware

Cryptocurrency hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger has reignited an old feud with competitor Trezor, in a blog post dated Feb. 13 highlighting the claimed benefits of its internal Secure Element chips. Trezor co-founder and CEO of SatoshiLabs, Marek “Slush” Palatinus, hit straight back, in a tweet accusing the post of being “dishonest” and not telling the […]
14 Feb, 2020

Cryptocurrency Boosts Illicit Gambling on Asian Soccer Leagues – BTC Ethereum Crypto Currency Blog

Cryptocurrency has purportedly helped to increase illegal gambling activity on soccer across the Asian continent. Cryptocurrencies are making gambling on the world’s most popular sport easier, sports authorities suggest. Asian soccer has seen a sharp decline in match-fixing over the last six years, according to the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) in a Reuters article dated […]