According to court documents filed in Seattle, Washington, the mining rig manufacturer Bitmain has filed a lawsuit against an unidentified suspect who hacked the company’s Binance account. Bitmain hopes to identify the defendant “John Doe” and recover the stolen BTC siphoned from the organization’s cryptocurrency holdings held on the exchange. Also Read: Fork Watch: List of […]Bitcoin News.
11/10/2018 / 21:15:45
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Bitmain has released (and already sold out of) its Antminer S15 model traditional ASIC Bitcoin miner. At a price of $1,475 per unit and a per-customer limit of two, it is comparably one of the better bargains as mining hardware goes. It clocks up to 23 terahash per second, meaning that 3-4 units would beCCN
11/10/2018 / 13:17:06
Bitcoin pioneer Charlie Shrem saw his assets unfrozen yesterday, dealing a major setback to Gemini founders Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss’ quest to reclaim more than $30 million worth of crypto funds they allege Shrem stole from them more than five years ago. Recent Developments BitInstant founder Charlie Shrem has seen recent headway in his defenseThe post Judge Deals Setback to Winklevoss Quest to Reclaim $32 Million in ‘Stolen’ Bitcoin appeared first on CCN
11/09/2018 / 18:11:03
Legal figures engaging with cryptocurrency are warning over continued regulatory uncertainty impacting businesses after US regulators fined EtherDelta almost $400,000 November 8. EtherDelta Could Set Precedent EtherDelta, which operated since 2016 as a smart contract on Ethereum, fell victim to securities obligations under the US’ Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), leaving owner Zachary Coburn liable for penalties totaling $388,000. This, securities lawyer Jake Chervinsky and Blockchain chief legal officer Marco Santori among others note, comesRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
11/09/2018 / 11:00:08
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Bitcoin shows some of its impact ten years later, Ethereum Tech-Oasis Nevada updates, Etherdelta founder penalized, Ethereum potentially exposing user data, and alleged South Korean Hackers caught.Crypto Insider.
11/08/2018 / 22:30:55
Ahead of the imminent Bitcoin Cash hard fork, mining giant Bitmain has scurried to deploy around 90,000 Antminer S9 machines to the western Chinese region of Xinjiang
11/08/2018 / 15:55:00
Published on CoinnounceWinklevoss Twins file lawsuit against Charlie Shrem Charlie Shrem, the founding member of the bitcoin foundation and the co-founder of BitInstant was once an advisor for Winklevoss Twins. Charlie Shrem started his investment in bitcoin back in 2011, the same year he founded BitInstant- Bitcoin Exchange. During this period from 2011 to 2012, the Exchange […]Coinnounce.
11/08/2018 / 05:43:15
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I have been celebrating the birth of Bitcoin by going through Satoshi’s writings. Halloween Jest As we all know, the Bitcoin whitepaper was published on October 31, 2008 – the Halloween… Although we do not know whether this was intentional, we do know that Halloween is the time for trickery, but it is also associated […]Crypto Insider.
11/08/2018 / 01:27:00
Apple abruptly removed the popular crypto podcast ''Off the Chain” from its podcast store. The show is hosted by Anthony ''Pomp” Pompliano, the founder and managing partner of investment firm Morgan Creek Digital Assets. The sudden move has triggered widespread censorship concerns among fans. Pompliano tweeted on Nov. 5 that Apple mysteriously took down the podcastCCN
11/07/2018 / 01:27:03
Today in the crypto space - Tezos baking could speak opportunity, Augur impacted by U.S. elections, PwC looking to bring clarity to stablecoins, possible Apple podcast censorship, and another Novogratz prediction. Crypto Insider.
11/06/2018 / 22:50:59
Mining rig manufacturer Bitmain Technologies has announced the company’s latest Antminers equipped with 7nm semiconductors will go on sale on Nov. 8. According to the China-based organization, Bitmain will release two new models called the Antminer S15 and the T15. Also Read: Bitcoin Cash Fork Watch: BCH Infrastructure Providers Reveal Contingency Plans Bitmain Plans to Sell […]Bitcoin News.
11/06/2018 / 21:10:18
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Bitmain, the dominant bitcoin mining firm and the most valuable company in the cryptocurrency industry, has announced that it will release its next generation of application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) chip miners this week. In a tweet posted yesterday, the Beijing-based firm said that it will begin taking preorders for the Antminer S15 and Antminer T15CCN
11/06/2018 / 16:11:32
Published on CoinnounceIn perhaps a first of its kind, the blockchain run by Ripple will allow users to send and receive money overseas on SendFriend Project, similar to Western Union’s overseas transmissions. The product was the collaborative effort of techpreneur David Leighton and MIT Media Lab when the innovator won the institutions Translation Innovation Alliance Award. […]Coinnounce.
11/06/2018 / 07:57:26
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The total processing power of the Bitcoin network has levelled-off in recent months after peaking in late summer. According to stats published by Blockchain.com, Bitcoin’s Hash Rate – which hit a record high back in August, and has largely held that new level in the time since – has proved incapable of growing further in […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/06/2018 / 06:45:01
Andreas M. Antonopoulos, the author of ''Mastering Bitcoin” and a self-proclaimed ''computer geek” who has dedicated his career to bitcoin, has a bone to pick with Bitly, the web-link shortening service. Bitly has seemingly blacklisted cryptocurrency sites from its service, prompting readers with a warning prior to redirecting to the original website, a Twitter thread betweenThe post Andreas Antonopoulos Calls Out Bitly for ''Blacklisting” Crypto Sites appeared first on CCN
11/05/2018 / 14:34:35
Data analytics platform Santiment has concluded that Ethereum based altcoins might be at the forefront of the next bull market. The End of the Bear Market Draws Near The last two quarters of 2018 have been dominated by talk of a Bitcoin-ETF approval by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), institutional investment, Bitcoin closing the year above $10,000 and a bull market reversal by occurring toward the end of Q4 2018 or Q1 ofRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
11/05/2018 / 13:00:38
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Published on CoinnounceIn a first-ever instance of Blockchain usage in trade finance in India: Reliance Industries (RIL) to process its export commitment to Tricon Energy, one of its US-based Client used HSBC (India)-engineered Letter of Credit (LoC) deploying electronic Bill of Lading (eBL) platform Bolero to benchmark the country’s adoption of disruptive decentralized ledger technology in domestic […]Coinnounce.
11/05/2018 / 06:28:45
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On Oct. 22, Bitmain released new firmware for the company’s Antminer mining rigs that enables the use of an optimization known as (overt) version-rolling Asicboost. Since then, Bitcoin Cash mining pools have been using the protocol and 63 Asicboost blocks were mined last week on the network. Also read: Developers Launch BDIP: A Bitcoin Cash Proposal […]Bitcoin News.
11/05/2018 / 00:15:36
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Innovations in the technology industry can often lead to genuine miracles. A paralyzed man is once again able to walk after receiving a spinal implant. Although that concept is nothing new, this is by far the most successful implant in this field of research to date. A new era of Spinal Implants Most people who […]NullTX.
11/04/2018 / 21:58:41
Bitly (bit.ly) has come under fire from cryptocurrency circles after the business appeared to block all the links from Andreas Antonopoulos’ new book. Bitly Silent On Surprise Block Antonopoulos, who is weeks away from publishing his latest guide, ‘Mastering Ethereum,’ publicly took issue with the URL shortening service and link management platform on social media after a tip-off about it preventing around 200 of the book’s links from opening. “I’m about to publish my 4th book andRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
11/04/2018 / 14:00:59
Charlie Shrem, the early Bitcoin adopter and advocate who spent a year in prison for alleged facilitation of drugs purchases with Bitcoin, faces a $32 million lawsuit from Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss. Winklevoss Twins: Shrem ‘Stole 5000 BTC’ As the New York Times first reported November 2, Shrem, who previously worked with the billionaire twins on his ill-fated Bitcoin exchange project BitInstant, faces claims he “stole” 5000 BTC (now worth $31.7 million). According to aRead MoreThe post Charlie Shrem To ‘Vigorously Defend Himself’ After $32M Winklevoss Lawsuit appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
11/03/2018 / 20:00:04
Brazil’s tax authority has published proposals to regulate the cryptocurrency landscape over concerns digital assets are being used to launder money and evade tax. A document released by the Department of Federal Revenue of Brasil (RFB) disclosed plans that will force cryptocurrency traders to reveal their identities and for exchanges to submit financial reports to […]Bitcoin News.
11/03/2018 / 10:00:52
The Winklevoss brothers allege the crypto mogul owe them $32 million in Bitcoin The Winklevoss twins have filed a lawsuit against former business associate Charlie Shrem for allegedly stealing 5000 in Bitcoin from them in 2012. According to a report published by the New York Times, Shrem has made a number of large purchases over […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/03/2018 / 08:49:44
Reggie Browne, who is a senior managing director of the ETF group at Cantor Fitzgerald, isn’t holding his breath for a bitcoin ETF. Despite the determination of crypto asset managers jumping through hoops to satisfy US regulators, Browne, who earned the nickname as ''the Godfather of ETFs” from Forbes for his influence over the $4.7CCN
11/02/2018 / 23:29:58
Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, the ''first bitcoin billionaires” and the founders of cryptocurrency exchange Gemini, have reportedly filed a lawsuit against crypto pioneer Charlie Shrem. Shrem, the 28-year-old Bitinstant founder who served time in federal prison for knowingly selling bitcoins to people who said that they wanted to use the funds to purchase drugs onCCN
11/02/2018 / 19:38:35
In what’s turning out to be a popular trend, Bitstamp cryptocurrency exchange has been acquired by a South Korean investment firm. Bitstamp, which is the oldest major exchange in the world, disclosed the deal today, October 29. NXC, the South Korean tech investment giant made the purchase through its Belgium-based subsidiary, NXMH. The purchase comes […]NullTX.
11/02/2018 / 19:00:34
On Oct. 29, a Bitcoin Cash proponent used the Cointext wallet to purchase a croissant by text message at La Maison Navarre, a bakery in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The shop uses the free Anypay point-of-sale application, which connects to the Cointext system to allow people to make purchases by SMS. Also read: Ukraine Plans to Fully […]Bitcoin News.
11/01/2018 / 16:45:36
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Auckland-based cryptocurrency savings and trading platform Vimba has gotten a $330,000 grant from a government entity Callaghan Innovation. Lauding the largesse of the grantor, Vimba CEO Sam Blackmore commended Callaghan Innovation for its belief in the startup. ''This is a truly significant investment from Callaghan Innovation and a real show of faith in the futureThe post New Zealand Government Issues $330,000 Grant to Local Bitcoin Startup appeared first on CCN
11/01/2018 / 06:26:49
A Brazilian court has ordered the reopening of cryptocurrency exchange Bitcoin Max’s bank accounts, which were closed without explanation by Banco do Brasil and Banco Santander in September. The two banks have reportedly reactivated the accounts to avoid paying fines. Also Read: Kenya’s Bithub Africa Mines Bitcoin Using Solar Power Threat of Fine Forces Banco Do Brasil […]Bitcoin News.
11/01/2018 / 00:00:45
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Antpool, the Bitcoin mining pool owned by hardware manufacturer Bitmain, has stopped mining Segregated Witness (‘SegWit’) blocks. A Question Of ‘Charity’? In a move which has sparked suspicion among cryptocurrency figures, data from the past seven days of block mining shows Bitmain mining blocks of under 1 megabyte – smaller than SegWit blocks mined by other pools. “AntPool no longer includes SegWit txs in Bitcoin (BTC) blocks,” one Twitter account confirmed October 30. If thereRead MoreThe post Why Did Bitmain’s Antpool ‘Stop Mining’ SegWit Blocks? appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
10/31/2018 / 16:00:29
With $47 trillion flowing through it every year, ACH is a juicy target for blockchain disruption. Can a new startup called Promise pull it off?
10/31/2018 / 14:15:16
StarkWare, an Israel-based blockchain specialist which commercializes a zero-knowledge proof system, has secured $30 million from high profile names within the cryptocurrency ecosystem, including Consensys, Coinbase Ventures, Intel Capital, Pantera, and Sequoia. Zero-Knowledge Protocol Startup StarkWare Raises $30 Million Netanya-based StarkWare Industries, which was founded in early 2018 to develop its ''full proof stack for...The post StarkWare Raises $30 Million to Solve Blockchain Privacy and Scalability Issues appeared first on NewsBTC.
10/31/2018 / 01:00:31
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The U.K. government is considering a ban on cryptocurrency-linked derivative products. The Financial Conduct Authority said in a report on Oct. 29 that it will begin consultations on whether to ban the sale of derivatives based on digital coins like BTC as well as to restrict crypto-based contracts of difference to the public. Virtual currency […]Bitcoin News.
10/30/2018 / 21:00:26
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Unlike other enterprise versions of ethereum, ConsenSys' new Pantheon has a less-restrictive software license and uses Java as a programming language.
10/30/2018 / 12:59:41
In today’s edition of The Daily, we focus on an Israeli crypto security startup that has raised $30 million in funding from a number of notable companies. We also look at how tokens are being used to clean up the environment, as well as efforts by major auditing firms to service clients in the cryptocurrency […]The post The Daily: Security Startup Raises $30M, Crypto Used to Fight Plastic Pollution appeared first on Bitcoin News.
10/30/2018 / 10:15:26
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Bitstamp, one of the oldest and largest bitcoin exchanges, has been acquired by Belgian investment firm NXMH. Fortune reports that the Brussels-based NXMH purchased an 80 percent ownership stake in the Luxembourg-based cryptocurrency exchange, which launched in 2011, shortly after the first “bitcoin bubble” drove the bitcoin price up as high as $31 and thenCCN
10/29/2018 / 12:11:46
In the cryptocurrency markets, the recent settlement of CME futures contracts appears to have exerted little impact on spot BTC prices, the CEO of Pantera Capital has shared his outlook on initial coin offerings, and October has proven to be the least volatile month of 2018, with only a single day producing a price swing […]Bitcoin News.
10/28/2018 / 21:05:11
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At press time, the world’s second largest cryptocurrency by total market capitalization (Ethereum) is trading at a stagnating price point of $204.31, thereby showcasing a relative value gain of around 0.1% since yesterday afternoon. Additionally, as can be seen from the chart below, over the course of the past 24 hours, ETH was able to touch […]The post Ethereum Price Watch: Bears Remain in Control as Currency Sits Around the $205 Mark appeared first on NullTX.
10/28/2018 / 13:35:16
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A number of the crypto industry’s biggest firms have been included in this year’s CB Insights Fintech 250 list. Compiled annually, the list ranks 250 of the most promising businesses in the Fintech space ranging from capital markets to insurance to wealth management and digital banking. Drawn from a global pool of almost 4,000 applicants … ContinuedCCN
10/28/2018 / 12:55:40
A non-profit called the Social Alpha Foundation is crusading to use cryptocurrency donations as grants. The grants will be awarded to entities dedicated to projects related involving social impact and blockchain education. Influential figures inside of the cryptocurrency world are finding themselves in the company of some of the world’s richest people. In mid-October, Bitcoinist reported how the 2018 Hurun Rich List of China’s wealthiest included several employees from Bitmain. Together they command a combined wealthRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/25/2018 / 03:00:11
A recent asset disclosure shows that authorities from the state of Delaware were vital to the takedown of British hacker Grant West. Dela-Wares A Wednesday release from the US Attorney’s Office, Deleware District, revealed the role Delaware played in the capture of West. Federal authorities working out of Delaware were able to seize roughly $217,000 worth of bitcoin (BTC) subsequent to West’s arrest. While the tiny state of Delaware seems an unlikely factor in an internationalRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/25/2018 / 00:00:25
Today, bitcoin has a number of identies. From being touted as a digital currency for “criminals” and money for “nerds”, to a power-consuming system, the most popular and world’s largest cryptocurrency has gradually entered the mainstream business and financial world. Whiles some restaurants and other local businesses are accepting BTC as means of payments, other […]Crypto Insider.
10/24/2018 / 12:50:08
Vertex Ventures invests in cryptocurrency exchange platform giant Binance to establish a fiat-to-crypto exchange service in Singapore. Vertex is a subsidiary of Temasek Holdings, and is Southeast Asia’s oldest venture-capital establishment. Details of the Deal In a press release from Accesswire published on Tuesday, October 23, Vertex Ventures network announced its strategic partnership with Binance to launch Binance Singapore. According to Bloomberg, the financial details of the deal aren’t public, but the partnership involves Vertex Ventures China, VertexRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/24/2018 / 04:37:59
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On Monday, Oct. 22, a new Bitcoin Cash-powered social media application called Hivr launched in beta form. The platform, available for Android devices, features a wallet, native tipping, posting to a social news feed, instant messaging and more. Also Read: Samsung Begins 7nm Chip Production Hivr: A Bitcoin Cash Social Media Wallet Over the past few […]Bitcoin News.
10/24/2018 / 01:45:38
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