With 'Libra,' Facebook takes on the world of cryptocurrency
Facebook is leaping into the world of cryptocurrency with its own digital money, designed to let people save, send or spend money as easily as firing off text messages.
Facebook plans cryptocurrency launch next year
Facebook has been in contact with US and British financial regulators with a view to launching its own cryptocurrency next year, the BBC reported on Friday.
Two Nigerians charged in U.S. over cryptocurrency fraud
The attorney for the United States District of Oregon, Billy Williams, has disclosed that two Nigerians, Kelvin Usifoh, 24, and Onwuemerie Gift of unidentified age, are facing charges for allegedly defrauding people in an online scheme, bitcoin. A statement published on the website of the U.S. Attorney’s office for the district of Oregon, on Wednesday,…
Cryptocurrency and government regulation in Nigeria
We have for many years been in the age of technology which has permeated all sectors of global economies. To be on the cutting edge...
Steve Nico takes invoice trading global with Populous
While many people would rather give up on their dreams after facing challenges in life, Steve Nico Williams does not belong to that school of thought. Growing up in a tough town in Brockley South London, the cryptocurrency business Mogul Steve took some steps that almost put his life at a stop. Born in the…
Sam Enrico Williams: From London to the world of blockchain
While growing up, if Sam Enrico Williams had known that his mum’s kitchen will be his instrument to being a multi-millionaire by designing one of the world leading cryptocurrencies with his twin brother, he would have stayed more in the kitchen. Born in the UK on September 15, 1979, Sam and his identical twin brother…
Facebook To Introduce Cryptocurrency For Whatsapp
The future is now! In a short while, Facebook will be introducing a new cryptocurrency that will enable Whatsapp users to send and receive money, Bloomberg reports. Although the focus will be the Indian market, the cryptocurrency will be a special cryptocoin, “stablecoin” which has its value as the U.S. dollar. According to the report,…
Experts seek cryptocurrency regulation to strengthen service
For crytocurrency to earn trust and become more beneficial to the economy, experts in the industry have called for the urgent regulation of the sub-sector.
PSG announce deal to launch cryptocurrency
French footballing giants Paris Saint-Germain are launching their own cryptocurrency after announcing a new partnership with Socios.com, a blockchain company based in Malta.
Hackers target smartphones to mine cryptocurrencies
Has your smartphone suddenly slowed down, warmed up and the battery drained down for no apparent reason? If so, it may have been hijacked to mine cryptocurrencies.
Luno claims two million customers
Luno, a leading global cryptocurrency company, announced its two millionth customers. Luno makes it safe and easy to buy, store and learn about cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum. The company said is committed to demystifying cryptocurrencies by educating their customers on the risks and benefits associated with this exciting new technology. With a team of…