From a scaling conference for Bitcoin to a new take on the biggest roadblock in blockchain, here’s a look at some of the stories breaking in the world of crypto. Bitcoin A huge collection of videos from the Scaling Bitcoin 2018 conference just dropped. The conference took place in Tokyo, Japan from October 6 –…

What Is This? The Stock Market? Another relatively uneventful week for the cryptocurrency market. Even with positive news of Gemini’s digital asset insurance, Coinbase’s multi-billion dollar valuation, and further worldwide adoption, the market still managed to fall from $219.7B to $217.9B. That market cap change calculates to a less than 1% fall, however. In an…

We here at Crypto Currency News Australia are very bullish on blockchain and believe the future is bright for a vast many companies that are building new blockchain solutions. Whilst we endeavor to bring the latest in crypto and blockchain news we also want to help out as many new and upcoming companies as possible….

On Wednesday April 15, the Malta Independent carried a detailed report on the Press Conference given by Parliamentary Secretary Silvio Schembri, who holds the Portfolio for Financial Services. During the Press Conference, Schembri presented the new bill for setting up an ‘authority’ to  regulate companies offering services in cryptocurrency and blockchain. The title of The Malta…


What’s happening in crypto today? Read about today’s coins with the largest gains, willing Amazon customers and more details on Circle’s plans for Poloniex. Plus read about soaring SegWit, take a closer look at how cryptocurrency exchanges are over-regulating themselves and get an IOTA primer. 1. They’re almost ripe. The chances of these coins being…


Market goes up, market goes down: In usual crypto randomness, the market took a slight dip after last week’s recovery, but there’s no need to worry. We’re seeing positive price movements this morning, and the 7-day chart shows greener pastures on the horizon. At publishing time, the market is hovering around $460 billion, a roughly…


Buy Me a Stairway to Heaven Things are looking up, folks–figuratively and literally.  Price action has been on a steady upward trend since prices plunged to their lowest since November 2017.  On February 6th, crypto’s overall market cap drooped to $276bln, down from $834bln at its all-time high in January. At press time, the market…


What you need to know Twitch now accepts BTC and Coinbase for payments, a new report shows how coins can be manipulated, and Binance has added a bunch of new coins. 1. Twitch now accepts crypto payments Twitch, the Amazon-owned video game streaming service, is now allowing subscribers to pay for its services using cryptocurrency….


What you need to know Bitcoin mining is extremely lucrative in China, Ripple has filed a counter lawsuit against R3, and Warren Buffet isn’t a fan of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. 1. The Ripple and R3 saga continues In mid 2016, Ripple Lab’s former CEO Chris Larsen made a deal with bank consortium R3, that…


What you need to know China wants to stamp down on local bitcoin mining, Ethereum’s strong 2018 continues, and Telegram’s ICO whitepaper has leaked. 1. Kodak’s stock price has more than doubled after announcing Kodakcoin Photography and film company Eastman Kodak announced this morning it would be launching “a photocentric cryptocurrency to empower photographers and…


Latest cryptocurrency news What you need to know Australian banks are looking for tighter regulation, BBVA responds to Ripple’s leak controversy and Stellar Lumens is up over 40%. 1. BBVA has responded to Finder amid its Ripple leak controversy. Large Spanish bank Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) has responded to leaks by a former employee…


DON’T PANIC!

Famous words written by Doglas Adams in The Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy – quite pertinate this morning if you have woken up and looked at your portfolio! So what happened to the crypto market while you were sleeping… a rumour that the Chinese government was going to ban China’s bitcoin exchanges.  Bitcoins and altcoins…