Michael is a news reporter for Bitrates with a central interest in international regulations and their effects. Business-minded and a major sports-enthusiast, he broke into writing through data analysis and eventually derivative futures. A firm believer in altcoins and the impact of a market-wide push for development, his attention to the development of blockchain and cryptocurrencies continues to grow. Michael is a resident of the United States.
Bitcoin's Future Looking Brighter Thanks to Higher Education
Research from Coinbase and Qriously reveals the American college population is twice as likely to invest in cryptocurrency as the rest of the US.
San Francisco Federal Court Accepts Bitcoin for Hacker's Bail
A San Francisco-based federal court is accepting Bitcoin as a means of payment for the $750,000 bail of hacking suspect Martin Marsich.
CNBC Continues to Overstate Market Trends with Latest String of Negative Pieces
CNBC's Jim Cramer believes "the sun seems to be setting" on Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies with Tuesday's $19 billion market plummet.
North Carolina Board Rejects Proposal for Crypto Donations to Political Campaigns
The North Carolina State Board of Elections and Ethics Enforcement has denied a proposal which would have allowed crypto donations to campaigns.
SEC Delays Approval Decision on Five Bitcoin ETF to September
The Securities and Exchange Commission has extended its deadline to rule on Direxion's five ETF rule propositions until September 21, 2018.
Increasing Likelihood of ETF Approval from SEC in Early August
CBOE's proposition to list or trade shares of the VanEck SolidX Trust has placed the SEC on a deadline with increasing pressures for approval.
Steve Bannon All In on the Revolutionary "Disruptive Populism" That Is Cryptocurrency
Steve Bannon is buying into Bitcoin. An advocate of crypto dating back to 2016, the former White House Strategist will not be a silent observer.
Winklevoss Twins' Bitcoin ETF Reborn with VanEck SolidX Filing to SEC
The Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust is regaining momentum following a new SEC filing from the VanEck SolidX Bitcoin Trust earlier this week.
Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Lauds Bitcoin's "Purity" and Future at Money 20/20
Steve Wozniak finally comes forward saying Bitcoin's structure is what makes it the number one cryptocurrency currently on the scene