Tag Archives: Money

This Bitcoin Chart Destroys the Argument That BTC Can’t Be Money

Every skeptic says the same thing: the bitcoin price is too volatile to be a real currency. And they’ve got a point. Bitcoin’s huge swings make it risky as an investment and difficult as a day-to-day payment method. But it’s slowly changing. As more money flows into bitcoin, it’s becoming less volatile. And that means it’s becoming better money. Continue reading This Bitcoin Chart Destroys the Argument That BTC Can’t Be Money

Brazilian Police Accidentally Discover Money Laundering Bitcoin Mining Farm

A report published in local Brazilian news outlet Zero Hora has revealed that Brazilian police have made an arrest in connection with a suspected crypto money laundering scheme. Continue reading Brazilian Police Accidentally Discover Money Laundering Bitcoin Mining Farm

What Monero’s Ric Spagni Thinks About Privacy And Money

If you ask Riccardo Spagni–aka FluffyPony on Crypto Twitter–about who should invest in Monero, get ready for a pushback. “Monero’s probably not an investment. It’s designed to be a currency, and in particular it’s designed to be a privacy-preserving currency.” says Spagni. Spagni is a builder who pushes norms in crypto, a community still defining what normal even looks like. I talked with Spagni about Monero and what makes it so different from other privacy coins. Continue reading What Monero’s Ric Spagni Thinks About Privacy And Money

QuadrigaCX Plot Thickens; Money Starts Moving Following CEO’s Death

QuadrigaCX, which was once Canada’s leading cryptocurrency exchange, has endured plenty of problems over the past year including a bank freeze, legal disputes, and other troubles. Last week, the exchange filed for creditor protection, citing “significant financial issues” as the cause. Now, the fact that some of QuadrigaCX’s wallets seem to be active is raising suspicion within the crypto community. Continue reading QuadrigaCX Plot Thickens; Money Starts Moving Following CEO’s Death