Blockchains Are Not About Privacy: Honest.cash Founder

CCN spoke with Adrian Barwicki, a blockchain developer and IT consultant who moved to Germany from Poland for college years ago and never left. Barwicki and a few others work on Honest.cash part-time. Honest.cash is a project that allows people to earn Bitcoin Cash for contributing good content as well as curating it. The concept isn’t new – it’s based on the Yours.org platform, which moved to Bitcoin SV last November. Barwicki says he’d never used Yours.org personally but learned from Twitter that its presence on the Bitcoin Cash blockchain…

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5 Reasons Why I Plan to Adopt Bitcoin Cash for Everyday Payments [and You Should Too]

The Bitcoin Cash price has had little negative volatility in recent times, just like Bitcoin itself and Ethereum. In times like these, the question arises: why don’t we just use Bitcoin Cash? Here are five reasons that I’m considering adopting Bitcoin Cash as my cryptocurrency of choice for everyday usage. 1. Low Fees, Empty Blocks The average transaction fee on Bitcoin Cash is less than a penny. Despite having large blocks, most of the blocks are relatively empty by comparison to Bitcoin. If you have a lot of inputs, your…

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Crypto Market Continues Slow Bleed Out But Tokens Record 20% Gains

Over the past 24 hours, the crypto market has lost about $4 billion of its valuation against the US dollar. Major cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Ethereum (ETH), and Ripple (XRP) extended their losses by 2 to 8 percent. The price of BCH dropped from $236 to $215, by nearly nine percent. In The post Crypto Market Continues Slow Bleed Out But Tokens Record 20% Gains appeared first on CCN

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Roger Ver: ‘Maybe I’ve Been Fooled’ by Craig Wright

Early cryptocurrency adopter and outspoken Bitcoin Cash evangelist Roger Ver said that he is having second thoughts about his former alliance with self-described Bitcoin creator Craig Wright. Ver, the owner of crypto wallet service and bitcoin cash mining pool Bitcoin.com, stated in a newly-uploaded YouTube video that Wright — whose firm, nChain, is the developer … Continued The post Roger Ver: ‘Maybe I’ve Been Fooled’ by Craig Wright appeared first on CCN

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Lawyer: Bitcoin Cash Ruling a ‘Mixed Bag’ for Coinbase

A federal judge has granted Coinbase’s motion to dismiss a lawsuit that claimed the cryptocurrency exchange operator had allowed insider trading related to its Dec. 2017 launch of bitcoin cash (BCH) trading. The order, filed on Tuesday by U.S. District Court Judge Vince Chhabria, dismissed plaintiff Jeffrey Berk’s claims, stating that he had failed to The post Lawyer: Bitcoin Cash Ruling a ‘Mixed Bag’ for Coinbase appeared first on CCN

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Bitcoin Cash Gains 14% as Stress Test Hits Transaction Record

Over the weekend, Bitcoin Cash conducted a stress test designed to prove to merchants and businesses worldwide that its mainnet is capable of scaling on chain and handling huge transaction volumes currently. The principal takeaway from the results of the test was that increased transaction volumes did not lead to a fee surge, and in The post Bitcoin Cash Gains 14% as Stress Test Hits Transaction Record appeared first on CCN

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U.K. Exchange Crypto Facilities Launches Bitcoin Cash Futures

Bitcoin cash, the fourth-largest cryptocurrency, took another step into the big leagues on Friday when a European derivatives trading platform launched the first regulated, USD-denominated bitcoin cash futures. This product, which began trading on the U.K.-based Crypto Facilities on Friday at 4 p.m. local time, allows investors to bet on the future price movements of The post U.K. Exchange Crypto Facilities Launches Bitcoin Cash Futures appeared first on CCN

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Roger Ver Sent Governor of Jeju Island $100 in Bitcoin Cash, Did it Violate Local Policy?

Roger Ver, a prominent cryptocurrency investor who has backed some of the largest companies in the global crypto sector such as Blockchain, Zcash, BitPay, and Kraken, recently sent the governor of Jeju Island of South Korea $100 worth of bitcoin cash at a public event. Humorous Kim Yeong-Ran Rule Banter Over the weekend, Ver visited The post Roger Ver Sent Governor of Jeju Island $100 in Bitcoin Cash, Did it Violate Local Policy? appeared first on CCN

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