Tech company Nvdia has entered a nosedive after Q3 results reveal an underwhelming performance. Nvidia experienced a 19 drop in its stock price. On Thursday, tech company and chip maker Nvidia experienced a 19 drop in its stock price. The drop comes amid an unfavorable and underwhelming progress over Q3. Despite this NBC reports on Nidia’s earnings report, which indicates that company revenue rose by 21 percent in Q3 ''year over year.” MayDay! NBC‘s Jordan Novet breaks downRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
11/17/2018 / 13:00:15
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has settled charges with two initial coin offering issuers. These cases are the commission’s first to impose civil penalties “solely for ICO securities offering registration violations.” Both companies have agreed to refund investors, pay penalties, and register their tokens as securities. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the […]Bitcoin News.
11/16/2018 / 21:40:39
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One of the Eurozone’s chief monetary economists heaped some backhanded praise at Bitcoin on Thursday, arguing that the flagship cryptocurrency was an ''extremely clever idea” that suffers from ''manifold problems.” Benoît Cœuré, who serves on the European Central Bank’s executive board, made this claim during remarks at the Economics of Payments IX conference, which isCCN
11/15/2018 / 14:42:18
Iran has finalized the development of its national cryptocurrency, which is backed by the local fiat unit, the rial. Once the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) approves its use, the yet-to-be-named digital currency will then be issued to banking institutions for testing in payments, internal and interbank settlements according to local media reports. Also Read: Bahamas […]Bitcoin News.
11/11/2018 / 01:15:43
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Published on CoinnounceBetting volumes on Augur neared $1million as cryptonetizans voted Trump’s party out of the White House and gave Democrats a 61% chance to win the 2018 midterm elections in the US. Augur is a decentralized betting platform, running on Ethereum and was launched in July. The timing of Augur appears to be right since there […]Coinnounce.
11/06/2018 / 06:53:46
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Despite Buffett’s blatant disdain for cryptocurrency and fintech, two $300 million dollar investments into two fintech payment firms suggest that Berkshire Hathaway may be ready to join the crypto party. A Change of Heart? On Tuesday the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported that Warren Buffett’s multinational investment conglomerate, Berkshire Hathaway, is reported to have invested nearly $600 million in two fintech firms focused on emerging markets. Buffett, who is a notorious no-coiner, is also infamouslyRead MoreThe post Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Invests $600 Million in Two FinTech Firms appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
10/31/2018 / 04:00:10
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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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Australia’s Digital Transformation Agency (DTA) has told the Senate that there is better technology for every use of blockchain considered today. The agency received AU$700,000 from the Australian 2018-19 Budget to explore blockchain for efficient government services purposes. Australian Government to Launch Blockchain Applications In May, the DTA was sent on a mission to look...NewsBTC.
10/24/2018 / 23:00:06
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Intercontinental Exchange has announced that its Bakkt Bitcoin Daily Futures Contract will start trading on Dec. 12. Each trade ''will result in physically delivered bitcoin” and will trade in U.S. dollar terms, the firm explained, adding that one contract will be listed for trading each exchange business day. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto […]Bitcoin News.
10/23/2018 / 20:15:33
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Meet the restaurant where you can pay for your meal with crypto – and learn a bit about it at the same time… by Manoj Sharma for CNR A local restaurant in Kenya has recently started accepting cryptocurrencies payment from customers. And on top of that, the restaurant owner is also offering tutorial lessons on […]CryptoNewsReview.
10/23/2018 / 04:48:18
At press time, the world’s second largest cryptocurrency by total market capitalization is trading at a price point of $206.49— which is around 2% less than its relative value from yesterday afternoon. However, it now appears as though the public perception of Ether seems to be taking a turn for the worst, with many analysts […]The post Ethereum Price Watch: No Stability in Sight as Currency Slips Further to Hover Around the $200 Region appeared first on NullTX.
10/19/2018 / 05:48:35
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Dealing with cryptocurrency payments is still somewhat risky. Fluctuating values can make a lot of retailers Bitcoin-averse. BitPay, the leading payment processor, is trying to offer a viable alternative. Instead of settling BTC and BCH payments in just fiat currencies, they now support two stablecoins as well. An Interesting Decision by BitPay Processing cryptocurrency transactions...Live Bitcoin News.
10/17/2018 / 03:00:05
The co-founder of Reddit, Alexis Ohanian, and the Director of MIT Media Lab’s Digital Currency Initiative, Neha Nerula, compare cryptocurrencies to different stages of the development of the internet. However, their positions differ. Ohanian: Cryptocurrencies are More Analogous to the Internet in the 1990s Reddit’s co-founder and venture capitalist Alexis Ohanian has been quite vocal about his positions on cryptocurrencies, as well as the entire state of the market. In August, he outlined his positivity onRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/16/2018 / 23:05:12
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DataBroker DAO has announced the official launch of its flagship marketplace in Dubai, as well as a number of expos taking place in the coming months.CoinSpeaker.
10/16/2018 / 13:15:54
On Oct. 10, Blockstream revealed that the company’s new product, Liquid, generated its first block on Sept. 27 and noted that a lot of the crypto-economy’s “biggest players” participated. Since Blockstream announced the launch of its federated sidechain, the technology has been praised by some and dismissed by others. Also read: BCH Devcon Streamlines Bitcoin Innovation […]Bitcoin News.
10/15/2018 / 22:30:04
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The controversies of this week have exposed Google’s ''Don’t Be Evil” mantra as the hollow platitude it always was. So it’s nice to see that, apart from being morally questionable, they can also be really dumb. At least as far as Bitcoin is concerned, according to Reddit and a report by Motherboard. See No Evil On Monday, we found out that Google had exposed the private data of up to half a million of itsRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/11/2018 / 01:00:05
Japan’s GMO Internet Group has announced plans to issue a yen-pegged stablecoin called GMO Japanese Yen. Already in the crypto exchange and mining hardware businesses, the company plans to launch its third crypto enterprise with this stablecoin. Also read: 160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter Japanese Market, Regulator Reveals Yen-Pegged Stablecoin GMO Internet Group announced Tuesday […]Bitcoin News.
10/10/2018 / 00:15:15
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Salt, a cryptocurrency-backed loan service, has announced plans to launch operations in seven new jurisdictions throughout the world, while offering its services in 15 more U.S. states. It will also include litecoin (LTC) among its offerings, while providing more competitive interest rates and removing loan caps. Also read: Bitcoin Price: Wall Street Optimistic, Enthusiasts Pessimistic […]Bitcoin News.
10/08/2018 / 15:20:17
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The growth the crypto industry has brought an inexpensive and quick way to transact across the globe. These innovations have led Piper Moretti to envision a new way to conduct real estate transactions which can benefit both home buyers and sellers.CoinSpeaker.
10/05/2018 / 07:54:53
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A pair of U.S. representatives, Doris Matsui, a California Democrat, and Brett Guthrie, a Kentucky Republican, have introduced a law to create a working group to determine a definition of blockchain. The lawmakers, both of whom sit on the Energy and Commerce Subcommittees on Communications and Technology and Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection, believe blockchainCCN
10/05/2018 / 07:41:25
A bipartisan bill introduced to the U.S. House of Representatives this week proposes creating a "consensus-based definition of blockchain."
10/03/2018 / 13:00:26
The VP of the Boston Federal Reserve bank discussed crypto and blockchain at the launch of Forbes 30 Under 30 event in Boston on Monday. Jim Cunha, Senior Vice President of Treasury and Financial Services at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, spoke for roughly 20 minutes on crypto and blockchain on Monday. The speaking engagement was part of the ceremonies kicking off Forbes‘ 30 Under 30 summit in the Massachusetts city. Blockchain Brains in BostonRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/02/2018 / 22:00:19
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Berners-Lee gave us the web nearly 30 years ago, but it didn’t quite work out the way he expected. As blockchain proponents work to provide decentralization and remove the technology giant’s monopolies on our data, Berners-Lee also has a solution. Solid, and his new company to drive the success of Solid – Inrupt. It’s no secret that Berners-Lee is “devastated” by today’s internet. Though he recognizes the internet has brought a “better and more connectedRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/01/2018 / 01:00:27
In recent regulatory news, a report published by Diar has found that U.S. government agencies have paid approximately $5.7 million USD to blockchain analysis contractors, India’s Enforcement Directorate has seized $5.9 Million worth of assets linked to the case of Amit Bhardwaj, and the Bank of International Settlements finds cryptocurrencies to “not, at this point, […]The post Regulations Roundup: U.S. Govt. Pays $5.7 Million for Blockchain Analysis, Amit Bhardwaj’s Assets Seized appeared first on Bitcoin News.
09/26/2018 / 04:15:29
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Although banking and finance are usually slow technology adopters, both have to catch up with technological trends to survive. See what potential AI-powered tools have in the sphere and what obstacles get in the way of their wider adoption. CoinSpeaker.
09/25/2018 / 11:32:53
Retail grocery giants Walmart and Sam’s Club are asking lettuce suppliers to put data about the vegetable’s supply chain on blockchain within the next year. In the wake of disease outbreaks that have amplified consumer concerns about food safety, executives at Walmart and Sam’s Club have made the decision to fight back against food contamination with blockchain. According to a September 24th blog post from Walmart, both grocery chains asked lettuce suppliers via letter toRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
09/25/2018 / 04:00:43
The Bank of International Settlements (BIS) has issued a new report, outlining that cryptocurrencies, at the given moment, do not pose a global financial stability risk, directly contradicting previous statements made earlier this year by this ‘central bank of central banks.’ Headlines Impact Price According to the newest study on cryptocurrencies released by BIS, cryptocurrencies’ valuations are broadly impacted by news regarding national regulations, despite attempting to operate out of their reach. Purportedly, news whichRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
09/24/2018 / 19:00:31
The dominance of the United States dollar as a settlement currency in Africa is being challenged by emerging payment methods in financial technology and by native African fiat currencies. In the four years to 2017, fewer people in the continent of 1.2 billion transacted via the US dollar than they did with their local currencies […]Bitcoin News.
09/24/2018 / 18:33:53
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Forking cryptocurrencies, usually Bitcoin or one of its offshoots, was all the rage 12 months ago. Today, the spate of new forks has dwindled to a trickle. With the benefit of hindsight, and armed with over a year’s worth of data, it’s possible to determine which forks succeeded and why. Also read: Six New and Improved […]Bitcoin News.
09/23/2018 / 18:00:32
On Wednesday September 19, a committee of US bureaucrats sent an open letter to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in regard to the way cryptocurrencies are taxed. The representatives’ letter directed towards IRS commissioner David Kautter wants the taxation office to publish provisional guidelines on how digital currency transactions and investments should be handled when US […]Bitcoin News.
09/21/2018 / 01:25:33
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All petitions against the crypto banking ban by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) are supposed to have been heard by the country’s supreme court on September 11. However, the court has been busy every day this week and has postponed the RBI ban hearing. Also read: 160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter Japanese Market, Regulator […]Bitcoin News.
09/14/2018 / 21:10:43
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A report published by Chinese media has alleged that more than 80% of alternative cryptocurrencies are comprised of “plagiarizing code.” The report analyzed 488 different cryptocurrencies, finding that the code underpinning more than 90% of the projects shared a similarity score of at least 80%. Also Read: IMF Pressures Marshall Islands to Drop National Crypto 4 […]Bitcoin News.
09/12/2018 / 11:05:58
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Malta is not worried about crypto companies operating while their applications for licenses are still pending as the loophole does not mean they are free from obligations under the current regulations, officials from the island nation commented. Also in The Daily, a €3 million palazzo in Valletta has been put up for sale and the […]Bitcoin News.
09/11/2018 / 12:58:35
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Ku Coin is expanding into Australia after it agreed to invest $3 million in Bitcoin Australia. The deal is seen as a win-win for both cryptocurrency exchanges, each seeking to expand into its own direction – Ku Coin establishing a niche in the rapidly growing Australian market. Bitcoin Australia is targeting the UK next. Also […]The post Ku Coin Expands Into Australia After $3M Bitcoin Australia Deal appeared first on Bitcoin News.
09/10/2018 / 11:25:30
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A new Eminem song, “Not Alike,” available on Spotify, observes that “Everybody doing bitcoin” in a string of phrases describing contemporary life. The song, which predictably makes extensive use of profanity and references to violence, is one of the numerous references to cryptocurrency in modern culture. Eminem is not the first rapper to reference bitcoin.CCN
09/01/2018 / 14:15:58
On Wednesday, August 29 the Atlanta-based firm Bitpay announced that its merchants can now receive settlement in bitcoin cash (BCH). Not only can Bitpay merchants accept the decentralized digital currency and keep all the bitcoin cash, but they can also split their funds into a fraction of fiat and BCH as well. Also Read: Nchain Publishes […]Bitcoin News.
08/30/2018 / 15:35:29
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At press time, the father of cryptocurrency has broken $7,000, which is about $300 higher than where it stood yesterday afternoon. This means that bitcoin jumped roughly 20 percent over the past two weeks, with gains of approximately $1,200 (the August low was $5,865). One source alleges that bitcoin short positions have grown exponentially over […]
08/28/2018 / 18:15:27
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Journalist Jamie Redman is a pioneer. He’s one of first writers in the world to make his living by covering the cryptocurrency ecosystem. Readers count on his good judgement, perspective, careful study, and nonstop production to give them insight literally no one else can. He’s also the lead writer at news.Bitcoin.com, and is prized by […]Bitcoin News.
08/26/2018 / 01:24:20
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High transaction fees, long lasting verification process, the third party commissions – all these factors can undermine the pleasures of the gambling industry. The new platform brings the benefits of decentralization to the betting markets.CoinSpeaker.
08/24/2018 / 17:46:01
Media accounts are leaning toward blaming a supposed lack of interest in cryptocurrency as the reason US chip behemoth Nvidia has backed out of the mining industry. It was only a little over a year ago the company hoped to make an impact in the space. Whether it’s the industry losing steam or the simple […]Bitcoin News.
08/24/2018 / 02:00:05
Betting has existed for centuries, with the allure of making money combined with the thrill of testing one’s ability to predict the outcome of an event being among the biggest attractions. Some of the earliest casinos appeared in Italy in the 17th century, and since then, betting has taken advantage of new technology to lure […]
08/14/2018 / 16:00:00
Exchange-escrowed trading directly between cryptocurrency buyers and sellers is growing in popularity in India following the crypto banking ban imposed by the country’s central bank. One local exchange, in particular, is seeing “tremendous” response from Indian traders for this service as “tens of thousands of new users have signed up” in a month. Also read: Yahoo! […]Bitcoin News.
08/10/2018 / 20:25:34
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Peer-to-peer communication can be performed in various ways. A lot of people prefer end-to-end encrypted apps such as Telegram. Bettergram claims it is a very different version of Telegram while maintaining the latter’s core components. It also has some interesting cryptocurrency-related functions to keep an eye on. The Bettergram Project Is Live There is nothing […]
08/10/2018 / 17:00:01
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