Binance changed the amount of discounts provided to owners of BNB

Binance changed the amount of discounts provided to owners of BNB

After the completion of the quarterly destruction of the Binance token Coin, cryptocurrency exchange Binance stated that it will revise the terms of discounts on trading commissions for holders of BNB. The discount rate will be adjusted from 50% to 25%. #Binance Launches New Tiered Trading Fee Discount Program and Adjusts $BNB Discount Ratehttps://t.co/v6ZP7oNtaZ pic.twitter.com/NjMeK38F8v—… More

Coinbase will take a great policy

Coinbase will take a great policy

According to the documents released July 20, the company Coinbase has created its own Committee on political action (PAC). In USA PAC are entities which collect funds for political campaigns and subsequently donating them to support candidates, legislation and other political initiatives whose goals coincide with the goals of the organizations of the PAC. PAC… More

OKEx adds Cardano (ADA)

OKEx adds Cardano (ADA)

Cryptocurrency exchange OKEx officially announced the addition of to its platform cryptocurrency Cardano (ADA). The coin will be traded against Bitcoin, Ethereum, USDT, as well as the native token of the platform OKB. Bidding will begin July 23, and the withdrawal of ADA will be available starting with the 24th of July. Cardano (ADA) is… More

The volume of bitcoin futures grew by 93% in the second quarter

The volume of bitcoin futures grew by 93% in the second quarter

Average daily volume (ADV) for bitcoin futures on the Chicago Mercantile exchange (CME) increased by 93 percent in the second quarter compared to the first quarter of 2018. The CME also reports that the rate of open interest (OI) or the number of open contracts on bitcoin futures exceeded 2400, and an increase of 58%… More

Hackers paralyzed the work of a large hospital and demand a ransom in bitcoins

Hackers paralyzed the work of a large hospital and demand a ransom in bitcoins

Well-known hospital in the richest city of India Mumbai was the victim of a hacker attack with extortion. The attackers behind the malware have coded hospital data and demand ransom in Bitcoins. Representatives of the hospital Mahatma Gandhi (MGM) in Mumbai confirmed that July 15, computers, medical institutions have been infected with an unknown virus,… More

Augur: first results after launch

Augur: first results after launch

Decentralized platform for Augur bets on almost anything you want start some time ago and is already showing first results. According To Predictions.Global system Augur is already placed bets worth more than $ 1.1 million. At the moment the most concentrated bets on a small number of markets. Among the leaders, cryptocurrencies, politics and sport:… More

Chip manufacturers predict a drop in profits due to falling demand from miners

Chip manufacturers predict a drop in profits due to falling demand from miners

As reported by Business Times, a company from Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), a leading manufacturer of microchips, has lowered its projected income due to the slowdown in the smartphone industry and cryptocurrency. TSMC produces chips for giants such as Nvidia Corp., Apple Inc. and Qualcomm Inc. TSMC has lowered the forecast of growth of… More

Iran creates its own cryptocurrency to evade sanctions in the United States

Iran creates its own cryptocurrency to evade sanctions in the United States

According to a senior Iranian legislator, soon the Iranian Parliament will discuss the possibility of using cryptocurrency to bypass the coming, more severe US sanctions. Mohammad Reza PUR-Ebrahimi, President of the economic Commission in Parliament, also noted that digital currencies can help to get rid of the hegemony of the dollar in international trade. Speaking… More