CanYa, the Melbourne based fintech startup, recently held a pre-sale in which the firm sold $1.8 million of its cryptocurrency, in less than 24 hours. This peer-to-peer marketing platform that provides a variety of gig services such as babysitting, household chores and projects, and various jobs performed by tradespeople. There are now 4,000 subscribed users…


Deja Vu is starting to be a common thing here with regard to reporting on the new benchmarks continuously landed by Bitcoin in what has become a seemingly regular occurrence. Just recently, we had reported on the new, record heights of the currency’s valuation rates. Today, we bring you much the same news, but at…


Some of the most prominent fintech firms in Australia, namely FlashFX, AgriDigital, and Othera, are pushing for a digital Australian dollar. This same group enjoyed a recent success in getting the double taxation of cryptocurrency transactions eliminated. A recent report in the Australian Financial News outlines the arguments for and against introducing a digital Australian…


Blockchain – it’s the method by which cryptocurrency and other digital transactions can be made in recorded and organized digital form. We’ve written about it before, from a variety of angles, but this report contains something new and exciting in the world of blockchain and all other possibilities stemming from its use. In recent days,…


As most know by now, Wikileaks is a sort of non-profit, whistle-blowing site aimed at giving a voice to those holding incriminating knowledge the rest of us may be interested in knowing. Naturally, governments bristle at the sound of something like this, and in 2010, the US government reportedly demonstrated its level of dissatisfaction with…


According to a recent Investopedia article, Russia is gearing up to create its own cryptocurrency which will be known as the CryptoRuble. Unlike other blockchain currencies, it will not be possible to mine the CryptoRuble as the currency will fall under the total control and management of the Russian government. Interestingly, it will be possible…


Last week, we all witnessed the first-of-its-kind breakthrough of a cryptocurrency valuation rising above USD$5,900 per coin. Bitcoin, the forefather of all of the world’s cryptos to come, rose to incredible heights and figures to continue its amazing rise to even greater heights. As we’ve discussed in prior reports, Japanese investment and use, as well…


As China recently announced its withdrawal from the world’s blossoming cryptocurrency markets, the coming loss to be felt by so many of these currencies became a matter of great debate. Some saw the action as meaning certain doom for some cryptos while others dismissed the Chinese removal as a temporary hiccup in a much larger…

We’ve covered it here as much as any other cryptocurrency information source: Bitcoin is the so-far leader of the cryptocurrency universe. Beginning with its initial teasing in 2008 and open operations soon after, Bitcoin became the world’s first official cryptocurrency. However, rather than fizzling out and dying, as many at the time expected of this…


Ripple Rises

While it’s certainly no surprise by now that cryptocurrency, as a whole, is irrefutably on the long-term rise, there are certain participants in the race who are doing exceedingly well right now. The most worthy mention in rapid risers as of the last several weeks undoubtedly goes to Ripple. Ripple is widely considered, in Australia…


You have most likely heard a lot lately about US President Donald Trump and North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un threatening each other with “atomic swaps” of the nuclear kind? Whilst these are the kind of atomic swaps  that no-one wants the ones we do want are the atomic swaps in cryptocurrency land, and they…


Product Review: CRYPTO20 We don’t often do product reviews here at Crypto Currency News Australia however when a particular ICO catches our eye that we like then we will review it. Today’s review is on a company called CRYPTO20. CRYPTO20 is an autonomous crypto-only index fund tracking the top 20 cryptocurrencies, it operates in the…