With mass adoption as one of the primary goals being tackled by the cryptocurrency and blockchain community, solving security and compliance concerns in any of their forms is a critical challenge to resolve. Trevor Koverko, with his background blending Wall Street with Silicon Valley, sought to take this on—and thus Polymath was born. Trevor sat…
Ever since cryptocurrency hit the mainstream, many have believed the space was only used by criminals. In order to combat such a perception, a recent bill from Congress is urging the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network to adopt the very technology these criminals are using to fully understand how to defend these threats. Read on to find out why adopting this technology will be beneficial to government entities.
Philadelphia’s Coinvention conference was held September 20-21, 2019, at the Loews Hotel in the heart of Center City. Read on for highlights and takeaways from BitIRA.
For cryptocurrency to be adopted on larger scale, it must be used to purchase products or services. Businesses are looking to payment processors to mediate these sales. One of the most popular crypto payment processors, BitPay, completes over $1 billion worth of crypto transactions annually. They have just added a Top 3 coin to their arsenal. Due to the company’s massive transactions volume and popularity, the inclusion of this new coin will likely translate to increased adoption of what was already an exceedingly popular token. Learn how this may play a crucial role in mass adoption.
The world of cryptocurrency and blockchain is rapidly evolving, but CoinJanitor‘s Marc Kenigsberg remembers the early days like they were yesterday—except he says the early days are still here. BitIRA was able to speak with him about his crypto journey so far, getting glimpses into the challenges he met along the way and the optimism…
For the past few years, Venezuela has been at the epicenter of corruption. With the value of the local currency inflating to astronomical levels, the people of Venezuela have been desperately trying to find a way to make ends meet. Amongst all the dismay, a savior has risen to attempt to bring back peace to the once flourishing nation. Find out more here.
For years, crypto advocates have predicted that tokens would one day replace fiat currencies. That potential future is now reality, as a tiny island nation in the Pacific has announced bold plans to use a new stablecoin as their primary form of currency. Find out why they’re making that move here.