Current Bitcoin Price: $7367 (as of 8:05 AM PST)
The charts are mostly showing green for crypto today, although Bitcoin is only up by less than a percent. One big mover is the Theta Token (THETA, #86), which is up 40% over the last 24 hours, while TRON (TRX, #10) is down by almost 4%.
Top Bitcoin & Crypto News Stories for 30th May 2018
IOTA releases Trinity mobile wallet
IOTA (#9) is famed for using its “tangle” technology instead of the blockchain, which supposedly makes transactions faster, cheaper, and more environmentally-friendly.
The public will have the chance to test this out now that the IOTA Foundation has released their new mobile wallet, Trinity.
New VeChain partnership with DECENT.bet
DECENT.bet is a crypto betting platform and casino, that uses blockchain technology to create the most transparent and efficient service possible.
They’ve just announced a new partnership with VeChain, and will be transitioning to the VeChainThor Blockchain to provide their services.
Fragile economies turning to Bitcoin
One potential use-case for Bitcoin and other cryptos has always been to facilitate trade in countries with fragile economies, like Venezuela and Zimbabwe.
The possibility is now becoming a reality, as both of those countries are moving over to cryptocurrency to avoid the use of unstable or hyper-inflated sovereign currencies.