Editor’s Choice

Editors’ Choice category presents the latest articles, hand-picked by the Coinspeaker’s editor.

Bitcoin Researchers to Launch Atomic Multi-Path Payments (AMP) Over Lightning Network
February 7th, 2018

A new scheme for solving Bitcoin scalability issue has been designed by Conner Fromknecht and Olaoluwa Osuntokun. Atomic Multi-Path Payments over Lightning promises to enhance privacy and decentralization to facilitate Bitcoin payments.

China’s Search Engine Giant Baidu Launches New CryptoKitties-like Pet Project
February 5th, 2018

China’s search engine giant Baidu has launched a new game based on Blockchain. “Leci Gou” is akin to CryptoKitties, but here players take care of dogs.

World’s First Lightning Transaction on a Bitcoin ATM Realized by Coinfinity Startup
February 2nd, 2018

The scope of application of the Lightning Network is expanding: the first Bitcoin ATM transaction made using the network was completed.

Taipei Partners with IOTA to Become a Blockchain-Powered Smart City
February 1st, 2018

With a view to become a smart city, Taipei partners with IOTA to provide its residents with a wide range of new technological advantages.

Japan’s Biggest Chat App Announces Plan for Cryptocurrency Services, Loans and Insurance
January 31st, 2018

One of the most popular mobile messaging platforms in Japan is looking to enable its users to trade virtual currency via its own exchange service.

Facebook is Banning All Ads Promoting Сryptocurrencies and ICOs
January 31st, 2018

With a view to enhance the integrity and security of its ads, Facebook is imposing ban on all cryptocurrency ad, including ICOs, Bitcoin and Ethereum.

Samsung is Reportedly Manufacturing ASIC Chips for Bitcoin Mining
January 31st, 2018

Electronics giant Samsung has begun manufacturing ASIC chips designed for Bitcoin mining. The firm completed the development of its ASIC chips last year and began mass production this month.

‘Goodbye, ICO’: The Abyss, a Digital Distribution Platform, To Conduct the World’s First DAICO
January 31st, 2018

The new project is going to hold the world’s first token sale event incorporating the elements of Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAO)

Litecoin’s Charlie Lee Thinks About Possible Integration with Monero
January 30th, 2018

The collaboration between the two cryptocurrencies will pave a path for cross-chain atomic swaps which is the most awaited development for the year.

BlockEx Raises Over $24M in ICO, Selected Among Top 100 Most Influential FinTech Сompanies
January 29th, 2018

Following outstanding ICO performance where London-based fintech company has managed to reach the $24M threshold, world first-class financial and innovative experts now include BlockEx in the TOP100 most influential companies of blockchain industry.

Davos 2018: Leaders Remain Critical About Cryptocurrencies at the World Economic Forum
January 26th, 2018

At Davos, dignitaries from the world of finance remained critical about Bitcoin and cryptos and a few demanded regulatory measures to be brought in place.

Investing App Robinhood to Launch Zero-Fee Cryptocurrency Trading Next Month
January 26th, 2018

Robinhood’s zero commission approach for its clients will surely give other crypto exchange a run-for-its-money.

Rentberry’s ICO Becomes the Industry’s Largest Raising Over $20M
January 25th, 2018

Long term rental platform Rentberry proves a hit with token buyers while a month of sale is still ahead.