Will Samsung’s Galaxy S10 Spur Crypto Adoption?

Cryptocurrencies shot into mainstream consciousness with their volatile price swings and scandals. But their adoption and traction for mainstream use and trading is still abysmally low. South Korean smartphone giant Samsung Electronics recently took a stab at further popularizing coins by integrating private key storage capability in its latest Galaxy S10 edition. “The Galaxy S10 is built with defense-grade Samsung Knox, as well as secure … Continue reading Will Samsung’s Galaxy S10 Spur Crypto Adoption?

Bitcoin Price Jumped in the Last Week. Is Crypto Back?

Bitcoin price, which has been in the doldrums this year, jumped in the last week on the back of a series of positive pronouncements. The original cryptocurrency, which had been mired in a range below $3,500 since the middle of January, broke past that barrier and is currently flirting with $4,000, a figure it last touched at the beginning of December. Ethereum, a cryptocurrency which … Continue reading Bitcoin Price Jumped in the Last Week. Is Crypto Back?

What Does JPMorgan’s Coin Mean For Cryptocurrencies?

As far as news announcements go, JPMorgan Chase’s release last week of a new cryptocurrency was a winner. In a moribund crypto market suffering from a bear market hangover, the JPM coin announcement kickstarted a frenetic news cycle. Some opined that the bank’s entry into cryptocurrencies was a validation of sorts for crypto and puts “the rest of the industry on notice“. Others pointed out … Continue reading What Does JPMorgan’s Coin Mean For Cryptocurrencies?