Harvard Geneticist Launches DNA-Fueled Blockchain Startup

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Nebula Genomics will have its own coin and go head to head with Ancestry.com and Google-backed 23andMe. George Church, a professor at Harvard and MIT, is taking a different tack than his genetics testing rivals. He’s developed a token-fueled system on the […]

World’s First Olympic Athlete Paid in Cryptocurrency

Canadian speed skater Ted-Jan Bloemen has become the first Olympic athlete to be paid in cryptocurrency, following a deal with two new technology companies. A ‘whole new frontier’ For the first time in history, an Olympic athlete has been paid in cryptocurrency. According to CNN, Canadian speed skater Ted-Jan Bloemen — a double world record […]

Prices Aside, Crypto’s Tech Stack Is Steadily Improving

A look at the headlines of late may leave you with a familiar conclusion – with all the ups and downs in the market, it’s just too early to take crypto seriously. And it’s true, despite the best efforts of even the industry’s most notable developers, the world’s largest cryptocurrencies remain not just volatile, but […]

New Jersey Cracks Down on Fraudulent Bitstrade

Following the fallout from fraudulent Ponzi-scheme Bitconnect’s demise, New Jersey has officially ordered cryptocurrency investment entity Bitstrade to stop offering unregistered and fraudulent securities in the state. New Jersey regulators have uncovered yet another fraudulent cryptocurrency investment company. The announcement comes by way of Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal and the Division of Consumer Affairs […]

Lingerie Tycoon Sells 50 Dubai Apartments for Bitcoin

As Bitcoin and cryptocurrency continues to become more and more viable by the week, one lingerie tycoon and her billionaire boyfriend have recently sold out 50 Dubai developments for Bitcoin. Sold Out Buying homes with Bitcoin is becoming more and more common. Ultimo lingerie tycoon Michelle Mone and her billionaire boyfriend, Doug Barrowman, initially put […]