David Pimentel

David Pimentel

David Pimentel is a technology reporter with BlockTribune. Before joining BlockTribune in 2015, David was a staffer at Local Labs, the largest hyperlocal data and news producer in the United States. While there, he reported on local real estate transactions and sourced public record data for dozens of markets.

David was born in the Philippines where he studied Hotel and Restaurant Management at the National College of Business and Arts (NCBA).

David can be contacted at dave@blocktribune.com.


Recent posts by David Pimentel

Cryptocurrency Exchange Coinbase Exploring Support For Five Top Altcoins

Announcements, News | July 16, 2018 By:

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is exploring the addition of a number of new cryptocurrencies on its platform.

The cryptocurrencies currently under review are Cardano (ADA), Basic Attention Token (BAT), Stellar Lumens (XLM), Zcash (ZEC), and Ox (ZRX). Coinbase said they will be working with local banks and regulators to add them in as many jurisdictions as possible.

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Cryptocurrency Versus Blockchain Investing – Understanding The Differences

Investing, Opinion | July 13, 2018 By:

2018 has already been another stellar year for blockchain and cryptocurrencies investing. After seeing more than $3.8 billion in blockchain investments in 2017, the space has already experienced a three-fold increase this year, reaching $11.9 billion raised by the end of the second quarter.

Distributed ledger technology and virtual currencies pose both challenges and opportunities to current models of investing and capital formation,

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