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Bitcoin-Bashing Shark Tank Star Kevin O’Leary Has a Secret Crypto Past

Kevin O'Leary slammed bitcoin on CNBC this year, but a new video from 2013 shows him evangelising about the cryptocurrency. Source: ReutersEarlier this year, Kevin O’Leary said that Bitcoin is “useless," just the latest in a series of attacks launched at the suddenly-resurgent cryptocurrency.At one point, the “Shark Tank” 

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Shark Tank Celebrity Claims Facebook’s Libra Will Pummel Bitcoin to ‘Zero’

Investor and Shark Tank shark Kevin ‘Mr. Wonderful’ O’Leary has dismissed concerns raised against Facebook’s cryptocurrency Libra.Speaking on CNBC, the avowed Bitcoin skeptic stated that Libra has the capacity to become accepted and consequently useful with effective regulation.Stemming from this O’Leary is bullish on the social media giant’s future prospects.

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Think Tank Tells Swiss National Bank to Launch Swiss Franc Token, Embrace DLT

Switzerland’s national bank should work with large industry players to develop a Swiss franc token, according to a report by the Avenir Suisse think tank on June 4.Avenir Suisse is an independent privately funded think tank, with a yearly budget of reportedly 5 million Swiss francs ($5 million).Despite the opportunities

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Bitcoin Analyst Destroys Mr. Wonderful After Shark Tank Star Slams Crypto

By CCN: When it comes to ignorant allegations about bitcoin, Shark Tank’s Kevin O’Leary took the cake this week, managing to hit every wrong button in trying to bash the suddenly-resurgent cryptocurrency.Kevin O’Leary: Bitcoin a ‘Scam’ & ‘Total BS’O’Leary, also known as “Mr. Wonderful,” tried to debate bitcoin enthusiast Anthony

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Another Hard Fork, Will Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Tank or Soar in Response?

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) up 6.8 percentSchnorr Signatures implementation ahead of the more decentralized OGSix months after a contentious hard fork, Bitcoin Cash developers plan to upgrade the network to include Schnorr signatures that require less space while simultaneously promoting scalability, security, and privacy. Meanwhile, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) prices are stable,

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Libertarian Think Tank Criticizes US SEC’s Approach to Crypto and Blockchain

John Berlau, a senior fellow at libertarian think tank Competitive Enterprise Institute, criticized the United States Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) approach to regulating cryptocurrencies. Berlau delivered his comments in a report published on April 11.In a report called “Cryptocurrency and the SEC’s Limitless Power Grab: Why Speculative Consumer

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Cryptocurrencies Not Currently Viable for Terrorism Financing: Think Tank

Cryptocurrencies are not well-suited for the needs of terrorist groups, United States nonprofit think tank RAND Corporation states in a report published on March 27.The report, dubbed “Terrorist Use of Cryptocurrencies: Technical and Organizational Barriers and Future Threats,” is focused on two main angles — how terrorists use cryptocurrencies

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