CoinSpeakerIBM Teams Up with Columbia University to Further Push Blockchain DevelopmentThe programs designed in the partnership will offer entrepreneurs and blockchain network founders access to expertise and resources they need to establish blockchain networks. IBM Teams Up with Columbia University to Further Push Blockchain Development
11/20/2018 / 08:13:44
The US Federal Election Commission (FEC) issued an advisory opinion that would allow individuals to contribute to political campaigns by donating their computer power to mine crypto for their favorite candidates. The decision comes as American politicians are gearing up for the 2020 US presidential election, which quietly kicked off after the November 2018 midtermCCN
11/20/2018 / 01:08:25
Bitcoin prices crashing lower this week have failed to dent investor confidence, businesses reporting upticks in purchases while fiat rates are lower. A ‘Small Yet Clear Uptick’ The result of uncertainty over a contentious hard fork of altcoin Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Bitcoin has led cryptocurrency markets into a new period of volatility, with some major assets shedding 15 percent November 19 alone. Far from selling, however, traders of major platforms such as UK-based eToro haveRead MoreThe post Who SODL? Bitcoin Investors Are Buying Up Cheap Coins, Says eToro appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
11/19/2018 / 23:00:01
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On Nov. 18, a few days after the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) fork, Openbazaar developer Chris Pacia announced the launch of Bchd, a full node implementation of the BCH chain written in Golang. Pacia and contributors have detailed that it’s been over two months since the Bchd client was forked from Btcd reference code and so […]Bitcoin News.
11/19/2018 / 19:40:39
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Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein called for a multinational approach to regulating cryptocurrencies Sunday.
11/19/2018 / 17:35:05
It is increasingly difficult to find anything positive in the cryptocurrency industry today. Most markets down by significant amounts, although there is one major exception in this regard. Factom’s price, which has surged last week as well, continues its bullish momentum despite Bitcoin dragging everything else down. Factom Price Continues to Soar in Spectacular Fashion […]NullTX.
11/19/2018 / 10:08:40
Nick Szabo invented them but has reservations about what they’ve become. Vitalik Buterin adopted them but now regrets using their name. Dangerous when coded badly, and powerful when used intelligently, smart contracts have become a critical component of the cryptoconomy. Their code serves as the bond that glues the tokenized ecosystem together. Now, just to […]Bitcoin News.
11/18/2018 / 16:45:58
In Sunday’s edition of The Daily, we cover the upcoming launch of a new Visa debit card that will allow users in the U.S. to spend cryptocurrencies through conversion to fiat. We also mention the updated Coinbase wallet and take a look at an educational course that’s going to reward students with digital coins. […]Bitcoin News.
11/18/2018 / 12:45:31
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The free course comprises tutorials, practical challenges and crypto-based rewards. Aeternity has partnered with peer-to-peer online education service Dacade to teach blockchain to beginners, according to a recent blog post. Named ''Introduction to blockchain,” the free course will teach future users, entrepreneurs and developers ” the fundamentals of blockchain technology”, and will even reward students with […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/18/2018 / 10:58:39
Twitter says that a third-party app is responsible for the ongoing Bitcoin scam using a fake Elon Musk account. Twitter is home to a lot of things: flame wars, hashtags, and an ongoing Bitcoin scam. Quite a few high profile accounts have been hijacked to promote a scam featuring a fake Elon Musk account. The...Live Bitcoin News.
11/18/2018 / 08:00:30
An exchange-traded product tracking an index of five leading cryptocurrencies reportedly will start trading on Switzerland’s Six stock exchange next week. The product will be available to both retail and institutional investors. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Trading on Six Swiss Exchange The Financial Times reported on Friday that Switzerland’s Six […]Bitcoin News.
11/18/2018 / 06:55:41
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How to buy stocks with bitcoin? Perhaps surprisingly, stocks and shares have been unnecessarily difficult to buy using bitcoin, despite many brokers offering trades in both. However, trading platform WorldMarkets.io has just listed the entire Standard and Poor 100 stocks, to trade against bitcoin. Buy Stocks With Bitcoin: Rare As Hens Teeth Despite the seemingly natural cross-over in the two markets, direct trading of bitcoin for stocks has been notable in its absence. A quick Google searchRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
11/17/2018 / 20:00:06
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On Saturday, Nov. 17, the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) community entered the third day of its hash war, with many supporters growing confident that a resolution may be in sight. Close to 300 blocks have been mined on the Bitcoin ABC side of the chain using the new consensus ruleset, which has also given the network […]Bitcoin News.
11/17/2018 / 15:15:51
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FOMO Moments Markets suffer 15% drop in a week; Bitcoin Cash getting smashed, BNB, Nano also hurting. More losses have been recorded on crypto markets over the past 24 hours as the weekend sees digital currencies continue their downward slide. Total market capitalization has slid back towards $180 billion and is not far away from...The post Crypto Markets Slide Further With Over $30 Billion Dumped Since Last Weekend appeared first on NewsBTC.
11/17/2018 / 09:00:46
Keene, New Hampshire is well known city for libertarian philosophies and more recently as a hotbed for cryptocurrencies. On Monday, Nov. 12, crypto advocates from the region have announced the launch of a new educational center called the Bitcoin Embassy New Hampshire. Also Read: Libertarian Hotspot the Free Keene Project Bolsters More Crypto-Adoption New Hampshire Bitcoin […]Bitcoin News.
11/17/2018 / 02:30:20
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Acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker once was involved in an alleged scam promoting strange inventions, including a time-travel cryptocurrency. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker Backed an Alleged Scam Company Earlier this month, United States President Donald Trump ousted Attorney General Jeff Sessions from his post after Trump grew increasingly frustrated with Sessions’ recusal from the...NewsBTC.
11/16/2018 / 20:00:20
As Venezuela is in the grip of hyperinflation, a large local Wal-Mart-like department store has started to accept bitcoin for goods. Cryptocurrencies: A Viable Alternative More and more are cryptocurrencies establishing themselves as a viable alternative to Venezuela’s redenominated local currency the Sovereign Bolivar. TRAKI, a large local department store, has purportedly started to accept cryptocurrencies. According to a Reddit thread posted by user ImVito, she was able to purchase 884 items of school suppliesRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
11/16/2018 / 13:00:59
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The government of Poland recently submitted amended income tax regulations for approval by President Andrzej Duda. The updated framework, which includes provisions referring to cryptocurrencies, is expected to enter into force on Jan. 1, 2019. Also read: Growing Number of Crypto Companies Operating From Belarus Crypto-To-Crypto Transactions Will Not Be Taxed The changes, long-awaited by […]Bitcoin News.
11/16/2018 / 10:40:24
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CoinSpeakerFostering Adoption of World-Changing Blockchain ProjectsBeing the first exchange to emphasize education, knowledge sharing and community engagement,CryptoZink set to contribute greatly to fostering mass adoption of cryptocurrency and blockchain.Fostering Adoption of World-Changing Blockchain Projects
11/16/2018 / 09:42:27
Another week, another slew of projects banned by major web platforms. Paypal has ejected Bitchute, a Youtube competitor that champions free speech, while Facebook has banned ad campaigns by Bloom that promoted a rival service. The deplatforming of these projects has reinforced the case for censorship-resistant platforms. Also read: Miner Abandons Swedish County, Leaves $1.5M in […]Bitcoin News.
11/16/2018 / 08:50:47
OkCoin, a leading digital asset platform for fiat and token trading headquartered in Beijing, has expanded its operation to Argentina and is about to do the same in other Latin America countries. Instiutional and retail customers are now able to exchange the Argentine peso for any cryptocurrency included in its offering. OkCoin Offers Fiat-to-Crypto Exchange...NewsBTC.
11/16/2018 / 00:00:59
In spite of adhering to the values of true non-interventionist decentralization, Ethereum Classic is an underdog. The battle of Turing-complete blockchains features more resourceful warriors who, despite choosing governance over immutability, seem to get more traction. This happens, in part, due to the scaling debates and the constant need for decentralized applications to run smoothly. […]The post Interview: Anthony Lusardi (ETC Cooperative) on the uniqueness of Ethereum Classic appeared first on Crypto Insider.
11/15/2018 / 19:50:56
In recent regulatory news, a Canadian court plans to take custody of $19.5 million of funds that Quadrigacx deposited with the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce before they were frozen due to competing ownership claims. Also, New York state regulators have granted the 14th Bitlicense to New York Digital Investment Group, and it has been […]Bitcoin News.
11/15/2018 / 16:35:12
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CoinSpeakerAbout 1M ETH or Almost 1 Percent of the Total Supply Locked in MakerDAO Smart ContractsAccording to Mike McDonald, MKR.tools creator, almost 1 percent of the total Ethereum supply (about 1 million Ethereum) is currently locked in MakerDAO smart contracts.About 1M ETH or Almost 1 Percent of the Total Supply Locked in MakerDAO Smart Contracts
11/15/2018 / 12:26:41
In recent cryptocurrency exchange news, Bitfinex has introduced new withdrawal fees, the CEO of Bitmex has refuted accusations that the exchange’s in-house trading desk trades against its customers, and Malta-based Bistraq Exchange has commenced operations. Also Read: Stablecoins Fetch a Premium as BTC Hits Year Low Bitfinex to Charge 3% on Frequent Withdrawals Bitfinex has introduced […]Bitcoin News.
11/15/2018 / 08:30:42
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MKR.tools creator Mike McDonald raised a celebratory alarm on Twitter yesterday morning. According to the Ethereum blockchain, about 1 million ether – or almost 1 percent of the total Ethereum supply – is presently locked in MakerDAO smart contracts. There is now 1,000,000 ETH locked in @MakerDAO smart contracts as of this morning 🎉. ACCN
11/15/2018 / 01:15:54
Twitter has been on the losing side of an ongoing battle with scammers who are leveraging the platform’s user base to steal cryptocurrencies. However, the company has revealed that it’s implemented some safeguards in an attempt to reduce the frequency of such scams and better protect its users. Twitter Issues Statement, Implements Scam Countermeasures Twitter,...NewsBTC.
11/14/2018 / 22:00:47
In what is becoming an emerging trend, Twitter accounts of popular brands are being hacked in an attempt to scam unsuspecting users out of their cryptocurrencies.Target and Google are two high profile targets that have seen their accounts taken over by hackers who, in turn, have used them to scam followers by advertising fraudulent crypto giveaways. Google's G Suite Twitter Account is Hacked!! pic.twitter.com/JdB7huGksO— Burton (@B_u_r_t_o_n) November 13, 2018Target's Twitter account, which is followed by nearly 2 million users, posted a tweet, confirming the hack which occurred on November 13, 2018. The retailer stated:"Early this morning, our Twitter account was inappropriately accessed. The access lasted for approx. half an hour & one fake tweet was posted during that time about a bitcoin scam. We have regained control of the account, are in close contact with Twitter & are investigating now."Seemingly targeted by the hacking syndicate, Google's G Suite Twitter account was breached hours after Target fell victim. The hack on Google was marked by the same tactics as the one that plagued Target — a scammy tweet ridden with typos promising free bitcoin to G Suite's 800,000 followers.A Google spokesperson confirmed the hack to Business Insider in a statement:"This morning an unauthorized promoted tweet was shared from the G Suite account. We removed the tweet and are investigating wi...
11/14/2018 / 20:40:01
Mega investing firms like BlackRock Inc and Allianz SE’s Pacific Investment Management Co. are suing 16 major financial establishments over allegations that the banks had rigged prices in the expanding foreign exchange market. According to Reuters, counsel representing BlackRock Inc, Allianz SE’s Pacific Investment Management Co, and several other prominent institutional investors filed the lawsuit last...Live Bitcoin News.
11/12/2018 / 01:30:30
Great Lakes Science Center, a large museum and educational facility in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, will begin accepting Bitcoin as a payment method beginning November 13. Kirsten Ellenbogen, the CEO of Great Lakes Science Center, said that the institution decided to accept crypto to facilitate the growth of the local blockchain ecosystem. ''There is a lotCCN
11/12/2018 / 00:30:04
Since our last markets update five days ago, a lot has changed as a good chunk of the top cryptocurrency markets have dipped in value over the last three and a half days. Bitcoin cash markets touched a high of $638 on Wednesday, Nov. 7, but now prices are hovering around $544 per BCH on […]Bitcoin News.
11/11/2018 / 16:50:35
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Elon Musk fakes ask for crypto on Twitter, while William Shatner gives a shout out to Vitalik Buterin — read more in this week’s Hodler’s Digest
11/11/2018 / 16:03:00
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Numerous signs of maturity can be noted across the cryptocurrency industry. A growing number of Bitcoin ATMs is making their mark on the world. This month, the number is expected to surpass the 4,000 milestone. Another Milestone for Bitcoin ATMs Making cryptocurrency more accessible remains a key priority. Bitcoin ATMs have their role to play in this regard. These machines make it easier to buy bitcoin and altcoins with fiat currencies. Nearly 4,000 of theseRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
11/11/2018 / 16:00:42
The Singapore Exchange reports on a successful blockchain trial with the local monetary authority, Nasdaq, and Deloitte, and is filing its first-ever technology patent
11/11/2018 / 13:29:00
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