Nikolay Nikov

Early bitcoin adopter and cryptocurrency advocate. Former altcoin miner. Working full-time in the cryptocurrency sphere since 2016.

The “Unmasking Satoshi” Aftermath

  • A YouTube video creator who goes by the moniker Barely Sociable has given the community his take on the identity of Satoshi Nakamoto.
  • His work has received disappointing responses, focusing more on partisanship than arguments.

The Scheduled Bitcoin Cash Network Upgrade Is Complete

  • Bitcoin Cash's planned network upgrade went without hiccups or attacks on the network.
  • Three new features have been added, enhancing user experience and development capabilities alike.

SwftCoin Will Answer Questions, Give Away Coins in AMA Session Hosted by Binance

  • Cross-blockchain wallet creators SwftCoin will expand their community reach by answering questions on Binance's English Telegram channel.
  • Participants will also have the chance to win $2,000 worth of SWFTC tokens.

Purse.io Will Continue Operating Under New Leadership

  • One of the most influential early bitcoin startups has reversed its decision to terminate all operations.
  • Early Purse investor Roger Ver most was most certainly involved in bringing the popular service back to full functionality.

Purse.io Is Shutting Down

  • The company was founded in 2014 and has been spreading bitcoin adoption since.
  • The high maintenance costs for Bay Area companies might have lead to the Purse's demise.

Celsius Network Projecting Record Revenues For March Despite Economic Collapse

  • Cryptocurrency lending platforms Celsius and Nexo both announced reassuring details about their performance in the market crash.
  • Despite decaying market conditions, Celsius is expecting record revenue in March.

Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, EOS Now Available on Binance Lending

  • The option to supply any of the three cryptocurrencies is already available for users of the exchange.
  • Users are limited to supplying at most 1 million units of any single crypto asset, which in the case of Bitcoin Cash makes up more than 5% of the circulating supply.

Binance Opens Up XTZ Deposit For US Customers, Trading Starts Today

  • Deposits are already available on Binance US, withdrawals will be enabled when trading starts at 9:00 AM EST.
  • At the time of writing, Tezos is the worst performer amongst the top 25 cryptocurrencies, dropping 28% within 24 hours.

The National Digital Currency of The Marshall Islands Will Be Powered by Algorand

  • The new digital asset will utilise a co-chain of Algorand, instead of the main chain.
  • Its price will be pegged to the US dollar and it will be gradually released to the public via a ICO-like process that would continue for 18 months.

Bitcoin ABC, Jiang Zhuoer Determined to Implement a Mining Tax on Bitcoin Cash

  • Major ecosystem participants, including former supporters of the proposal, have publicly criticised the actions of the most popular Bitcoin Cash node implementation and its representatives.
  • The latest iteration of the proposal features a 5% redistribution amount, a voting system and a whitelist of fund recipients.