About Adam James

Calm Down and Enjoy the Ride

It’s clear by now that the number one roadblock to crypto adoption is education. Just like it was in the early days of the internet, it’s not so simple for the average person to tap into the advantages of crypto assets, nor...

Honeyminer Brings User-Friendly Crypto Mining to the Masses [Interview]

Setting up a cryptocurrency miner can be an intimidating (and expensive) process. Luckily, one company has successfully brought mining to the masses.  Honeyminer is an easy-to-use piece of software that lets anyone with a computer mine cryptocurrencies and earn bitcoin...

Commonwealth Bank Boasting Blockchain-Enabled Global Trade Platform

In-house blockchain technology solutions continued to permeate supply chains as Australia’s Commonwealth Banks has successfully conducted a high-profile shipping experiment. ‘Agile, Efficient and Transparent’ Australia’s Commonwealth Bank has successfully shipped and tracked seventeen tonnes of almonds in a blockchain-based collaboration...

88% of Cryptocurrency Exchanges Fear Major Market Crash, Want Regulation

88 percent of cryptocurrency exchanges want industry regulation, according to a survey from payment company Mistertango.  ‘The Industry is Crying Out for Regulation’ The desire for regulation apparently stems from a fear that the immature market may experience a major...

Bitcoin Can Buy Citizenship in Antigua and Barbuda

Individuals may now purchase citizenship in Antigua and Barbuda with bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.  Buying Citizenship in Bitcoin The independent Commonwealth country comprising its two namesake islands has officially amended its Citizenship by Investment Programme Act. It now accepts payment...

Research: UK Crypto Investors’ Lack of Knowledge is ‘Very Concerning’

Recent research from IW Capital found that 38 percent of the British population do not “understand” cryptocurrency. Furthermore, a mere 5 percent of those cryptocurrency investors polled have actually turned a profit — a fact the investment house’s CEO finds...

Comino Brings Plug-and-Play Simplicity to Cryptocurrency Mining [Interview]

As interest in cryptocurrencies continues to grow, so too does interest in cryptocurrency mining. Unfortunately, there can be a significant learning curve involved. Comino aims to change that with their line of completely pre-assembled devices that work with plug-and-play simplicity....

Largest Wall Street Crypto Firm Lost $134 Million in Q1 2018

Galaxy Digital — a full-service digital assets merchant bank launched by ex-Goldman Sachs macro trader Michael Novogratz — took a financial beating in the first fiscal quarter of 2018.  Rekt… The New York-based cryptocurrency-focused merchant bank disclosed its financial report...

Winklevoss Cryptocurrency ETF Denied by SEC Due to Offshore Manipulation Concerns — Price Reacts

With much of the financial world fixated on the prospect of a bitcoin exchange-traded fund, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has reportedly denied the proposal from Gemini founders Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss.  3-1 Against The US Securities and...