Los Angeles’ First Cryptocurrency Club, MORE Hollywood, to Open at The Argyle Hollywood

Exclusive Cryptocurrency Club Partners With Los Angeles Hotspot to Open Second Location; First Show and Launch Party with Migos This Weekend  MORE, the company behind the world’s first cryptocurrency nightclub at the iconic Bellagio in Las Vegas, is launching their second location in Los Angeles at premiere nightlife destination The Argyle Hollywood. MORE Hollywood, the city’s first … [Read more…]

Ripple Reveals XRP Discussions With the Trump Administration, Says White House Is Focused on Crypto

In a new interview, Ripple’s chief marketing strategist Cory Johnson says Ripple has discussed XRP with the Trump administration. In response to a question about the administration’s take on Ripple, Johnson told Breaker the White House is doing an impressive amount of research on crypto at large. “There’s clearly a lot of homework going on. … [Read more…]

SpaceX Co-Founder on Crypto in Outer Space, Early Days With Elon Musk, Bitcoin Stability and Life Beyond Governments

Jim Cantrell, a mechanical engineer, entrepreneur and the co-founder of SpaceX and Vector Launch, joined The Crypto Show to talk about his early involvement with space and Elon Musk, and how he got into crypto. Cantrell says there’s a rapidly growing space economy that’s fueled by entrepreneurs rather than governments. He was first introduced to … [Read more…]

Weekly Game Plan 15 Oct 18

As we venture further into Q4 2018, expect the markets to be driven more by politics than else. The US elections will be the main focus, but don’t dismiss the outcome of the Bavarian election (which is showing the usual anti-establishment trend), the Italian budget issues, the EU/UK Brexit negotiations and the US-China trade debate. … [Read more…]

China: Central Bank May Launch State-issued Cryptocurrency, Seeking Cryptography Talent

Despite a blanket ban on cryptocurrencies and related businesses, China’s central bank is employing cryptographers and blockchain engineers to launch a state-issued digital currency presumably, reported South China Morning Post on Oct. 12. BitYuan Soon? As per vacancies observed in the People’s Bank of China’s annual hiring list of 2019 for its Digital Currency Research … [Read more…]

Happy Birthday, Litecoin! LTC Turns 7-Years-Old

Litecoin, one of the first and most well-known altcoins, is celebrating turning seven years old on Oct. 13. Litecoin, a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency released under MIT’s MIT/X11 license, was an early fork of the Bitcoin Core client. Happy 7th Birthday Litecoin! 🎂 🎉 Help us celebrate today by introducing someone to the power of LTC. And … [Read more…]

Walmart ICO Scam Pushes Press Release to Popular Crypto Media Outlets

In a systematic ICO scam attempt, individuals claiming to be Walmart press officials have contacted a number of media outlets, including CryptoSlate, announcing the sale of tokens for the retail giant’s supposed Ethereum-based payments network at WalmartLeaf.com. The dubious campaign comes on the heels of Walmart, the largest corporation in the world with an annual … [Read more…]

St. Regis Aspen Resort Raises $18 Million via Security Token Offering

Elevated Returns, a hospitality-focused asset management company, recently announced the closing of the Aspen Digital real estate token sale, which raised $18 million via Indiegogo. The St. Regis Aspen Resort is an internationally renowned destination, known for luxury arrangements with high-quality amenities and outlets. The resort features many conference and banquet venues with spectacular views of … [Read more…]