This Week in Crypto: May 18, 2018

By Colin Harper / May 18, 2018

This week in crypto, projects and companies were busy dropping news at Consensus, but this did little to prop-up the market.

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Chinese Govt. Releases Crypto Ratings, Ethereum Comes in First While Bitcoin Lags Behind

By Colin Harper / May 17, 2018

The Chinese government just released its own cryptocurrency ratings, placing Ethereum in 1st and Bitcoin in 13th.

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United States SEC Creates Scam ICO as a Warning to Investors

By Colin Harper / May 16, 2018

The SEC just rolled out HoweyCoins, a fake ICO to teach investors a lesson in smarter investing.


Partnering with ConsenSys, Amazon Web Services Launches Kaleido Blockchain Platform

By Colin Harper / May 15, 2018

Amazon has partnered with ConsenSys to launch Kaleido, an all-in-one blockchain platform available through Amazon Web Services.


Sold! CryptoKitty gets auctioned for $140,000 at the Codex Art Auction

By Alex Moskov / May 14, 2018

Sold! CryptoKitty gets auctioned for $140,000 at the Codex Art Auction Ethereal Summit 2018 was a two-day event filled with…

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This Week in Crypto: May 11, 2018

By Colin Harper / May 11, 2018

This week in crypto, Ethereum makes strides with Casper, blockchain was used in an election, and a new crypto index fund was announced.

Questions Loom as Bytecoin Pumps 1000% with Major Exchange Listings, Dumps after Network Trouble

By James Risberg / May 10, 2018

Bytecoin surged more than 1000% after securing listings on Binance and Poloniex, but network troubles drove prices down again, leaving the community crying foul.

NYSE Parent Company Plans on Bringing Bitcoin to Wall Street: NYT Report

By Richard Malone / May 8, 2018

In an apparent about-face, Wall Street firms are now warming up to Bitcoin. After months of scrutiny and denouncement from…

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This Week in Crypto: May 4, 2018

By Colin Harper / May 4, 2018

This week in crypto, more positive price action and Goldman Sachs announces it is formulating a cryptocurrency strategy.

Oscar Mayer Just Created Bacoin, a Cryptocurrency You Can Redeem for Bacon (Seriously)

By Colin Harper / May 1, 2018

Oscar Mayer just launched a promotional campaign for Bacoin, a cryptocurrency you can redeem for bacon.