At the Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC), competing teams, are getting ready to go face to face in the next phase of the competition. After selecting the top 25 projects in October, XTC narrowed down the list to 10 semi-finalists who will now compete for the top 3 final spots before the final competition begins at Sir […]Richard Branson’s Extreme Tech Challenge Announces List of 10 Semi-finalists Including Three Blockchain Projects was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.
11/20/2018 / 13:29:58
An all-star team of professionals in the blockchain, crowdfunding, and nonprofit sectors recently launched WHIRL. The WHIRL platform will give users a new way to finance their dreams via crowdfunding. At the same time, it will encourage users to contribute to charitable events. Backed by 20 prominent names, the WHIRL platform was launched after years...Live Bitcoin News.
11/20/2018 / 13:27:11
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October 1, 2017. A clandestine referendum election is held against the Spanish government’s orders across schools and polling stations throughout Catalonia. It was a day of defiance with an overwhelming ''yes” vote to sever ties with the rest of the mainland. It was also one marked with bloodshed, voter intimidation, and riots. The main perpetrators,The post Is Spain’s Rebel Province Catalonia Introducing Blockchain Voting? appeared first on CCN
11/20/2018 / 13:11:26
The government of India may provide clarity on cryptocurrency regulation as soon as next month with a new draft bill now in the works. Clarity Soon Citing a counter-affidavit issued by India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Quartz reports that the country’s government is likely to provide some clarity on the matter of cryptocurrencies sometime in the next two months. The governmental panel working on the issue is reportedly headed by Subhash Chandra Garg – a topRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
11/20/2018 / 13:00:40
Auction house Christie’s has sold a record 42 different pieces of art on the blockchain for a whopping $317.8 million. Information regarding the auction was recorded on a private Ethereum-based blockchain managed by the software company Artory. It’s the first time an art auction of this price level has been recorded on the blockchain. Getting...Live Bitcoin News.
11/20/2018 / 11:30:10
The CEO of design software maker Autodesk Andrew Anagnost believes blockchain technology can end corruption and improve trust in the construction industry, the Australian Financial Review reports. Anagnost was speaking at the 2018 Autodesk University conference in Las Vegas when he made the comments while speaking with journalists at a roundtable discussion. California based Autodesk wasCCN
11/20/2018 / 10:53:01
By now our readers are aware that the crypto market has been on a downhill slope the past few weeks, and the whole year, really, going from the highs of the end of last year now to new 2018 low below $5,000. What our readers may not have learned yet, however, is that the jobCCN
11/20/2018 / 08:50:02
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
Huobi Group has created a Communist Party committee, making it the first blockchain based company to do so in China, the South China Morning Post reports. The committee was created through a Huobi subsidiary called Beijing Lianhuo Information Service, which was registered as a business earlier this year, owned by Li Lin, the founder ofCCN
11/20/2018 / 07:43:08
Published on CoinnounceAs bitcoin dropped below $5000, a massive feeling of fear was created amongst all cryptocurrency holders and traders started to panic sell their coins which may be what the buyers waiting to buy at cheap desired of. BTC is currently trading at $4661 according to coingecko. The major financial media has predicted a further 70% […]Coinnounce.
11/20/2018 / 06:34:10
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A major step forward in the blockchain gaming industry has been taken with the PlayStation 4’s release of “Plague Hunters.” Boosting Video Game Technology Arcade Distillery – the company behind the game’s development – has established several titles for the PS Vita, PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch systems. Representatives of the company say that...Live Bitcoin News.
11/20/2018 / 05:30:49
Cryptocurrencies and blockchain tech have taken the stage in Israel. The country’s first dedicated cryptocurrency investment company has launched two funds, expecting to raise $50 million in assets under management. Moreover, an Israeli mining company eyes an public offering in Canada. Bear Market? Whatever… Despite 2018’s declining prices, Israel’s top leadership has long considered issuing a state-backed digital currency, especially as the country’s cryptocurrency sector seems to be thriving. Reportedly, the country’s first dedicated cryptocurrency investmentRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
11/20/2018 / 05:00:58
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Silver Castle, a digital currency investment house based in Israel, has launched two cryptocurrency-based funds this month. Firm Offers Asset and Portfolio Management Services The Middle Eastern nation’s first dedicated crypto investment firm, Silver Castle Ltd., has launched two funds this month. The funds will be offered to institutional and accredited investors. Despite a bad...Live Bitcoin News.
11/20/2018 / 04:30:24
At a European Parliament meeting in 2013, British politician Godfrey William Bloom said that all major banks are broke and criticized the ability of banks to lend money they do not have, which is not possible with decentralized currencies like crypto. At the time, Bloom stated that the ability of central banks to print andCCN
11/20/2018 / 03:03:18
US regulator the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) repeated calls for ICO token issuers to comply with securities laws November 16 as it enforced penalties against Paragon and AirFox. Paragon, Airfox Will Lose Millions In a statement, the SEC appeared to seek a balance between permissiveness and enforcement of “well-established” rules as it confirmed legal action against the two ICO operators, which together raised over $27 million in 2017. “We wish to emphasize […] thatRead MoreThe post SEC Slaps Paragon, Airfox ICOs With $250,000 Fine appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
11/20/2018 / 02:00:28
Indonesia is the latest country that looks set to benefit from blockchain technology. Its Jakarta Futures Exchange is partnering with two Australian platforms to develop a more secure and efficient financial solution. It’s no secret that Australia is fully embracing blockchain technology. From assisting in the creation of the world’s first completely blockchain-based bond to...Live Bitcoin News.
11/20/2018 / 02:00:10
The infrastructure for institutional investors in the crypto market continues to gain steam despite this year’s relentless bear market. Most recently, Israel-based crypto investment fund Silver Castle, which targets institutional and accredited investors, unveiled two crypto funds in November with another fund waiting in the wings and is targeting $50 million in assets under management (AUM)CCN
11/19/2018 / 22:07:35
It’s been close to four days since the Bitcoin Cash upgrade and the blockchain split that occurred on Nov. 15. Since the acrimonious fork, a lot has happened within the BCH ecosystem including a few exchanges listing both chains as separate coins. Also Read: Another ‘Satoshi Message’ Attempts to Sway Public Opinion, But Fails Bitcoincash.org States […]Bitcoin News.
11/19/2018 / 21:40:52
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According to the chief executive of a global design software giant, blockchain-based technology can bring an opportunity to substantially reduce the corruption in the construction industry, while also decreasing the lack of trust between different players. ‘Corruption in the Construction Industry is Not Uncommon’ Speaking to journalists at the Autodesk University event held in Las...Live Bitcoin News.
11/19/2018 / 21:00:38
Next-generation game technology studio Mythical Games arrived on the mainstream gaming scene with a bang. The studio secured $16 million in funding in a Series-A round led by Galaxy Digital’s EOS VC Fund. Other participants in the fundraiser were Javelin Partners, Noris, DDC, OkCoin and Fenbushi Digital. The studio will cater to new game economies created […]Blockchain Game Developer Mythical Games Secures $16 Million in Series-A Fundraiser was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.
11/19/2018 / 20:25:07
The 2018 Blockchain New Economy Hangzhou Summit, to be organized on 19th and 20th November, will be one of the most prominent blockchain events on Chinese mainland this year. The IOTA Foundation announced that its Director of Engineering, Edward Greve will be attending the summit, as a representative of the distributed ledger designed for the […]IOTA’s Director of Engineering Will Attend Blockchain Event Organized by Chinese Government was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.
11/19/2018 / 19:29:42
Tencent Games has announced a collaboration with SLIVER.tv, a blockchain esports entertainment platform to create a 24/7 live esports channel that will feature streamers from FaZe Clan, Method, and NRG, in addition to interactive functionality such as prediction games, trivia, and prizes for viewers. Making the announcement on November 19, the game development behemoth, whichCCN
11/19/2018 / 18:32:11
On Friday, Nov. 16, the developers behind the full node projects Bcoin and Bcash announced an application that allows users to complete cross-chain atomic swaps between both the BCH and BTC chains. The Bcoin programmers have also released a guide, videos and code for beginners and experts who want to swap BTC for BCH in […]Bitcoin News.
11/19/2018 / 17:40:47
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Published on CoinnounceThe original Bitcoin Cash split into Bitcoin ABC and Bitcoin SV during the hard fork but no one is sure to weather BCHSV or BCHABC will survive in the market as the hash wars still continue. The hard fork has lead to an uncertain future of Bitcoin Cash and also screwed the whole cryptocurrency market. […]Coinnounce.
11/19/2018 / 17:13:31
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The state of Washington in the U.S. appears to be one divided. Some counties have voiced their concern at crypto miners operating in some cities, while one county has welcomed one of the biggest industry names, Bitmain, with open arms. The lack of clarity regarding industry regulations in the U.S. has resulted in major exchanges...Live Bitcoin News.
11/19/2018 / 17:00:00
Bitcoin’s main network implementation of the Lightning Network has recently reached a new all-time capacity high, passing 4,000 nodes for the very first time. 333 BTC Capacity The so-called “second layer” payment protocol which operates on top of the existing Bitcoin network, the Lighting Network (LN), has recently surged in capacity of more than 333...Live Bitcoin News.
11/19/2018 / 15:00:52
EOS, the $4 billion blockchain project developed by Dan Larimer, has been savaged in an exhaustive new review. The 17,000-word report, based on extensive laboratory testing, concludes that EOS’s real-world throughput isn’t much better than Ethereum’s and that its consensus algorithm doesn’t function properly. ''In order to succeed as a base layer protocol, EOS needs […]Bitcoin News.
11/19/2018 / 14:15:15
Blockchain gaming is a relatively new industry and finds its footing amidst gaming enthusiasts and blockchain geeks alike. However, it could enter the mainstream sooner than many people expected. There is a buzz circulating currently that game developer Arcade Distillery is preparing to launch a new game designed for PS4 that will feature nonfungible tokens (NFTs) […]Ethereum’s Non Fungible Tokens Could Feature in a PS4 Game was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.
11/19/2018 / 12:59:22
Published on CoinnounceThe price of Bitcoin dropped more than 5% in the last 24 hours along with the major cryptocurrencies such as Ethereum and Ripple dropping more than 9% and 5% respectively. Other major coins such as Bitcoin Cash, Stellar, EOS and Litecoin showed massive bearish momentum falling from 5% to 15%. Ethereum is trading at a […]The post Cryptocurrency Market Analysis: Is a bear market foreseen? appeared first on Coinnounce.
11/19/2018 / 12:20:19
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The IOTA Research Council was announced recently by the IOTA Foundation. It will work as an overseeing body that will monitor and provide guidance to the IOTA research team and also help to bring academics and researchers together. Now, the Foundation has announced that the renowned professor Bill Buchanan will be joining the research council. Who […]Bill Buchanan Becomes the Fourth Member of the IOTA Research Council was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.
11/19/2018 / 10:59:07
In today’s edition of The Daily, we focus on the intersection between the cryptocurrency industry and gaming. A game startup recently raised $16 million from investors such as Okcoin and Galaxy Digital, while the developers of a game backed by the investment arm of Coinbase have released a new gameplay trailer. And in related news, […]The post The Daily: Okcoin-Backed Studio Raises $16M, Coinbase-Funded Game to Enter Beta appeared first on Bitcoin News.
11/19/2018 / 10:45:15
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The Malaysian Ministry of Education is turning to blockchain technology to combat degree fraud in order to maintain the integrity and reputation of universities in the Southeast Asian country. This has seen the ministry unveil an issuance and verification system for university degrees based on the NEM blockchain. Known as the e-Scroll system, the ideaCCN
11/19/2018 / 09:31:25
Sony has approved for release a new PlayStation 4 game that’ll feature a blockchain-based marketplace system… Videogaming’s continued interest in blockchain technology is about to be ramped up, with news of an incoming game that’s been built around the Ethereum chain. Plague Hunters is a game that’s gone through the official Sony review process, and […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/19/2018 / 06:49:14
CoinSpeakerBest ICOs for 2018 That could Turn the Fortunes AroundCheck out top-five ICOs for 2018, which you can invest in and join the league of crypto most lucky ones.Best ICOs for 2018 That could Turn the Fortunes Around
11/19/2018 / 06:00:39
Estonia isn’t just granting lots of licenses to cryptocurrency business, it’s granting them quickly too… Just before the weekend, the Securities and Exchange Commission in the US – the SEC – passed down its latest judgement on a token offering, declaring Paragon a security. It’s the latest in a growing number of rulings that have […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/19/2018 / 05:32:09
Fancy your DNA being on the blockchain? Technology startup Nebula Genomics is offering customers a new deal that includes free genome sequencing for its new blockchain-based genetic marketplace. How Does It All Work? The process seems relatively simple. Customers interested in taking part provide the company with some health-based information to get the process started....The post Want Your DNA on the Blockchain? This Company Does, Too… appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
11/19/2018 / 01:00:05
From being accused of operating an exit scam to recently raising millions in their first round of funding, KuCoin has come a long way in just a few months. The cryptocurrency exchange, which is based in Singapore, has previously been suspected by some of being a scam due to a misunderstanding relating to the location...The post KuCoin Exchange Raises $20 Million in First Round of Funding appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
11/18/2018 / 23:00:57
There are still some intriguing aspects about the Bitcoin Cash hash war to highlight. As neither network can gain a major edge over the other, a lot of enthusiasts have begun looking beyond the number of blocks and actual hashrate. It is evident BCHABC miners are creating very small blocks, whereas BCHSV blocks effectively have […]NullTX.
11/18/2018 / 20:30:02
Published on CoinnounceErol Yarar, the chairman of the international business forum has suggested all Islamic nations to adopt the cryptocurrency system for transactions with each other rather than adopting the US Dollar as according to him the US Dollar is used as a weapon by the United States to wreak economic havoc. Calling US Dollar a […]The post Bitcoin is Halal? Will crypto rise with mass Muslim adoption? appeared first on Coinnounce.
11/18/2018 / 19:14:38
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Nocoiner Nouriel Roubini, also known as Dr. Doom, is gleefully gloating about the recent drop in Bitcoin price. The recent dramatic fall in Bitcoin price has caused quite a bit of consternation among the crypto faithful. The world’s foremost cryptocurrency had been rather steady for the last few months, trading between $6,200 and $6,800. That...Live Bitcoin News.
11/18/2018 / 19:00:55
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