BITCOIN NEWS

Houston Firefighters Pension Fund Makes Bitcoin, Ether Purchase

A pension fund for firefighters in Houston has made a purchase in bitcoin and ether facilitated by bitcoin investment firm NYDIG. The Houston Firefighters’ Relief and Retirement Fund’s (HFRRF) purchase…

ETHEREUM NEWS

One Ethereum Competitor Is Showing Strength As Bitcoin Loses Ground, According to Crypto Trader Benjamin Cowen

Crypto analyst Benjamin Cowen says an Ethereum rival is showing strength as Bitcoin pulls back from its all-time high. Cowen tells his 576,000 YouTube subscribers that AVAX, the native token…

CRYPTO NEWS

Afghanistan’s Pivot to Crypto: Will It Work?

In brief Recent data suggested that Afghanistan is pivoting to crypto. Decrypt spoke to Afghanistan experts to discover whether ordinary Afghans really stand to benefit or not. In times of…

BLOCKCHAIN NEWS

Decentralized Exchange ZkLink Raises $8.5M Ahead of Market Launch

“Trustless interoperability is the Holy Grail of blockchain, but there aren’t many projects and products tackling cross-chain from a user perspective,” Michael Arrington, founder of Arrington Capital, said in a…

TECHNOLOGY NEWS

DAOs will be the future of online communities in five years

Online communities, those that share a common interest on the internet, can range from social networks, grassroots organizations and customer communities. We, as a society, are naturally communal, so it…

ECONOMY NEWS

Why Ford Shares Should Return to the Fast Lane

Text size These reports, excerpted and edited by Barron’s, were issued recently by investment and research firms. The reports are a sampling of analysts’ thinking; they should not be considered…