The leading crypto industry association in Crimea has proposed establishing an international training center to prepare experts from countries that have been placed under western sanctions. The idea is to use advanced technologies associated with cryptocurrencies to attract foreign investors to these jurisdictions. Also read: Estonia Issues Over 900 Licenses to Cryptocurrency Businesses Plan for […]Bitcoin News.
11/17/2018 / 19:20:08
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This year has been filled with negatives for cryptocurrencies, or at least cryptocurrency investors. Trading at insane prices towards the tail end of 2017, crypto values have fallen closer to earth, with a large majority shedding as much as 80 percent of their value. This has led to quite a bit crisis talk, with someCCN
11/09/2018 / 02:25:31
There are several ways to add layers of anonymity to bitcoin cash (BCH) transactions such as using a VPN or shuffling coins with mixers. One way to anonymize when using the BCH chain is by utilizing free Tor software while transacting online. This way, internet traffic is encrypted and routed through nodes throughout the overlay […]Bitcoin News.
10/28/2018 / 23:05:45
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A new cryptocurrency mining facility opened in Armenia on Oct. 18. The $50 million farm will extract bitcoin and ethereum using 3,000 machines, according to local media reports. Around 120,000 more miners are to be added in the months to come. Also read: Marks Jewelers Now Accepts Bitcoin Cash For Payments Multi Group and Omnia Establish […]The post $50 Million Bitcoin Mining Farm Opens in Armenia appeared first on Bitcoin News.
10/20/2018 / 11:30:18
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In a recent tweet thread, Anthony ''Pomp” Pompliano, co-founder of Multicoin Capital, outlines why many of crypto hedge funds might be closing their doors in 2018. Most people would expect that the bear market and the prices would be the number one reason why most hedge funds are closing up shop. While this is certainly a factor, Pomp believes that it has to do more with the fee structures that the funds set-up in 2017. InRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/20/2018 / 01:00:13
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Well-known American hacker George Hotz, also known as Geohot, has been talking extensively about cryptocurrencies lately, and more specifically about bitcoin cash. On Wednesday, Oct. 17, Hotz published a cryptocurrency programming video using bitcoin cash and showed people how to send a BCH transaction from scratch using the Python programming language. Also read: BCH Devcon Streamlines […]Bitcoin News.
10/18/2018 / 20:30:53
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Published on CoinnounceOn Oct. 13, ethical hacker ''Geocold” finished on his guarantee to 51 percent attack an altcoin. He in the long run settled on Bitcoin Private (BTCP), and immediately picked up majority hashrate control, however, the scene was full of misfortunes, including censorship from two streaming administrations that pulled the fitting. Geocold guaranteed he would 51 […]Coinnounce.
10/14/2018 / 16:45:03
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The largest cryptocurrency exchange in South Korea by trading volume, Bithumb, has reportedly been sold to a Singapore-based consortium for approximately 400 billion won or $354 million. Bk Global Consortium, led by plastic surgeon Kim Byung-gun, will acquire the controlling stake and become the largest shareholder of Bithumb. Also read: 160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter […]Bitcoin News.
10/13/2018 / 01:05:54
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Published on CoinnouncePigeoncoin (PGN), a little market cap crypto exchanged on two exchanges, has at long last got the spotlight from the crypto network yet for the most exceedingly awful reason. A hacker stole 235 million PGN tokens through a Bitcoin convention bug. The attack on the cryptocurrency’s source code rendered the proportionate to $15,000 as PGN […]Coinnounce.
10/06/2018 / 05:53:26
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Pigeoncoin (PGN), a small market cap digital asset traded on two obscure exchanges, has finally got the spotlight from the crypto community but for the worst reason. A hacker stole 235 million PGN tokens through a Bitcoin protocol bug. The attack on the cryptocurrency’s source code rendered the equivalent to $15,000 as PGN is priced...The post Pigeoncoin (PGN) Hacked Due to Bitcoin Protocol Bug, Copycat Coins in Danger? appeared first on NewsBTC.
10/06/2018 / 04:56:00
There’s never a dull day in crypto. It’s soap opera for geeks who are too busy to do soap opera. Whether you’re a BUIDLER or HODLER, The Daily delivers the latest drama from the cryptocurrency world in less time than it takes to solve the captcha and log in to your favorite exchange. Today’s edition […]Bitcoin News.
10/03/2018 / 07:40:34
More than a dozen government officials, including former central bank governor and his deputy, have come under investigation in Liberia after $104 million of newly printed banknotes vanished from the state purse. Liberia has issued a travel ban to Milton Weeks, the ex-Central Bank of Liberia chief, his deputy Charles Sirleaf, son of former president Ellen […]The post Ex-Liberia Central Bank Chief Under Probe for Missing $104M, State Seeks FBI Help appeared first on Bitcoin News.
09/20/2018 / 21:25:07
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Bitfury has announced the release of a new Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) chip, as well as a new generation of its Bitcoin mining hardware. The Bitcoin mining firm plans to integrate its new offerings across many of its data centers around the globe. Bitfury’s New Catalog of Bitcoin Mining Hardware The company announced the launch in a blog post published on September 19th. According to the announcement, Bitfury is releasing a new ASIC chip asRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
09/20/2018 / 04:00:09
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China maintains a hostile stance on activities related to crypto assets while expressing a more open mind when it comes to blockchain. Their decision-making process could have immense geopolitical implications. It’s no secret that China has been determined to dampen the cryptocurrency industry while setting themselves up to dominate the blockchain scene. In late August, 124 websites operated by offshore crypto exchanges were shuttered. The move came about the same time that hotels and shopping mallsRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
09/18/2018 / 07:00:25
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The University System of Georgia (USG) announced the launch of a state-wide fintech academy on on Sept. 11. It is the largest education effort of its kind in the United States. While individual universities have offered blockchain courses, such as Stanford and NYU, Georgia is opening the program to all current students across all collegesCCN
09/17/2018 / 23:15:57
Over nearly three days on the University of Wyoming campus in Laramie, more than two dozen hacker teams competed for cash and prizes in the state’s first ever Wyohackathon: Breakin’ Through. Organized by the Wyoming Blockchain Coalition, the event included speakers from industry luminaries, and all three of the state’s gubernatorial candidates made an appearance. […]Bitcoin News.
09/16/2018 / 07:25:08
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In prepared testimony given before the U.S. House of Representatives Financial Services Committee, Yaya Fanusie, director of analysis for the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, explained how though terrorists have tried to raise funds through cryptocurrencies, instances are rare to non-existent. Instead, groups seeking to cause mayhem much prefer good, old cash. Also read: Bitcoin […]Bitcoin News.
09/10/2018 / 00:55:03
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The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations Section 4: State Versus Society Chapter 10, Part 3 Crypto Is a Revolution of Hope, Which Is Why It Succeeds The abolition of the market means not only that the consumers—that is all members of society—are robbed of virtually all choice of consumption and all influence over […]Bitcoin News.
09/08/2018 / 15:00:10
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A new blockchain event is coming to Atlanta, Georgia. On Friday, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution (AJC) reported on the upcoming ''Atlanta Blockchain Week” event. The event begins on September 29th and concludes on October 7th — just over a full week. The Atlanta Blockchain Week Website says: The Atlanta Blockchain Week is a collective week of events with the collaboration of blockchain community organizations and startups. A Trip to ''Wacoinda.” The event will revolve around a central ''Tech Village,” in and willRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
09/08/2018 / 10:00:15
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An Australian fintech startup based in Perth is giving users the opportunity to invest in crypto without going out of their way, using spare change from their electronic transactions to carry out micro-investments in crypto portfolios. Through its app, Bamboo says that it will improve access to investment opportunities and enhance user understanding of the … ContinuedCCN
09/07/2018 / 03:38:31
In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency mining, Nvidia has witnessed a drop in its share price after announcing an unexpectedly modest earnings outlook – partly driven by reduced demand for mining hardware. Also, the World Digital Mining Summit has been scheduled for late September in Tbilisi, Georgia, and reports continue to surface detailing opportunistic students […]Bitcoin News.
08/17/2018 / 17:30:02
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In today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief, we cover the return of Coinbase to Wyoming, the expansion of Robinhood Crypto to Iowa and Georgia, a lawsuit against an exchange for failing to give a user his BCH plus a cybersecurity research that finds cryptocurrency exchanges experienced a massive surge of user data leaks. Also Read: […]Bitcoin News.
08/07/2018 / 10:30:40
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Robinhood, a commission-free stock trading platform, announced that residents in the state of Georgia can now invest in cryptocurrency through the app. Users in Georgia can now trade bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ethereum, litecoin, and dogecoin. Residents should have the option to trade coins in their Robinhood app without changing any settings. Robinhood, which started asCCN
08/03/2018 / 01:08:17
New Zealand could release its own form of digital currency, the deputy head of the country’s Reserve Bank has revealed. Geoff Bascand used a speech in the Auckland to announce that the bank’s technology team was already exploring the possibility of creating its own cryptocurrency, to “ensure public access to legal tender regardless of the […]CryptoNewsReview.
07/30/2018 / 15:22:10
Over the past week, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) proponents have been discussing ideas like pre-consensus and faster block times. Now, on July 25, the Bitcoin Unlimited (BU) development team has announced merging a block propagation concept called ‘Graphene’ into the BU client. Graphene is a technology that is a fraction of the size of current methods […]Bitcoin News.
07/26/2018 / 18:45:42
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There’s an interesting platform for the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network called ‘Member,’ which allows users to post censorship resistant messages tied to specific locations around the world. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Member: Tethering Censorship Resistant Memos to Any Geographical Location With Bitcoin Cash Over the past few weeks, since […]Bitcoin News.
07/24/2018 / 00:40:59
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Blockchain have just announced the name of their new global head of security. George Sax is a former U.S. special agent previously entrusted with guarding the president himself. George Sax Takes Security Role at Blockchain Ltd. Security in cryptocurrency is a top priority particularly for a company like Blockchain Ltd. The fintech firm currently manages...NewsBTC.
07/19/2018 / 21:30:01
George Friedman has recently shared some very negative thoughts on the blockchain and its future. Regardless, he recognizes its current value. In a recent interview with CNBC, George Friedman, a worldwide known geopolitical analyst, has allegedly said the blockchain will become obsolete. During the UBS CIO Global Forum in New York, he shared, ''I’ve neverThe post Renowned Geopolitical Analyst Says Blockchains Will Be Decrypted [Eventually] appeared first on CCN
06/21/2018 / 18:43:36
George Friedman, a well-respected Hungarian-born U.S. geopolitical forecaster and strategist on international affairs, believes blockchain technology will eventually become ''obsolete” — and he may be right. ‘It’ll be Obsolete’ Geopolitical forecaster George Friedman thinks the blockchain’s days are numbered. Friedman explained his view of Bitcoin’s underlying technology to CNBC late last week at the UBS CIO Global Forum in New York. The chairman of Geopolitical Futures explained: I’ve never known any encryption technology not to beRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
06/17/2018 / 14:00:15
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George Friedman, a respected geopolitical forecaster, believes that blockchain technology will become ‘obsolete’ over time. Can Blockchain Encryption Be Broken Through Quantum Computing? George Friedman’s negative attitude shown towards blockchain technology has proven to be rather unpopular. Most critics of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have yet to turn their skepticism to blockchain technology, as these...The post Blockchain Will Become ''Obsolete” Says George Friedman appeared first on NewsBTC.
06/17/2018 / 00:30:23
Self-described informative and interactive crypto website, Zy Crypto, a nonprofit based in England, believes it has struck ecosystem gold by discovering Satoshi Nakamoto’s real identity. It’s the second attempt by the outfit, and both times they’ve relied upon stylometry before concluding that Bitcoin Cash developer Gavin Andresen is Satoshi hiding in plain sight. This go-round […]Bitcoin News.
06/05/2018 / 08:20:41
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This week we saw that despite most countries being less open to cryptocurrency as Japan, this amazing innovation continues to fascinate the whole world. This was evident in stories from all over the globe that were covered in this week’s daily editions of Bitcoin in Brief. Also Read: Devere Group Adds Bitcoin Cash and EOS to […]Bitcoin News.
06/03/2018 / 11:30:37
With banks in Europe, America and Asia doing “everything to crush cryptocurrencies,” Binance CEO CZ says Africa can become a leader in their implementation. The major crypto exchange is thinking about opening an office in Uganda and we have covered the story in today’s Bitcoin in Brief. Also, online trade with cryptos spikes in Bahrain, […]Bitcoin News.
06/01/2018 / 10:59:06
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San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has hired a former federal prosecutor appointed by President George W. Bush to serve as its general counsel. Business Insider reports that the exchange, eighth-largest in the world with a daily volume of just under $350 million, has hired Mary Beth Buchanan, the first woman and youngest-ever person appointed US … ContinuedCCN
05/24/2018 / 19:39:00
The cryptocurrency based firm Circle announced it has raised $110Mn USD in a Series E fundraising round led by the Chinese firm Bitmain Technologies. Circle now joins Coinbase as one of the most well-funded cryptocurrency companies in the U.S., and the Boston-based firm has announced plans to issue a dollar-backed cryptocurrency called USD-C. Also read: Yahoo! […]The post Circle Raises $110Mn With Plans to Launch USD-Backed Coin appeared first on Bitcoin News.
05/16/2018 / 09:20:08
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Just recently researchers from the University College London published a paper about the patterns found in ''shielded” and ''unshielded” Zcash transactions. The study explains when users switch between these types of addresses anonymity is degraded. The team concludes that while Zcash transactions can be private, it’s also possible to diminish privacy if certain usage patterns […]Bitcoin News.
05/14/2018 / 07:05:13
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One of the more striking elements of the cryptocurrency ecosystem is how young the industry is. If we take the launch of the Bitcoin protocol as the beginnings of this industry, which was in 2009, then this space has not yet even reached its 10th-year milestone. Whereas, traditional and aged industries, such as IT and finance, have existed for decades. A Masters Degree In Crypto Avenues for breaking into traditional industries have long been establishedRead MoreThe post Where Can A Masters Degree in Crypto Take You in 2018? appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
05/13/2018 / 17:00:13
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Reward Expert used Google Trends traffic data for keywords such as Litecoin, Ripple, Ethereum, Bitcoin, and cryptocurrency in an effort to gauge US states interest levels for cryptocurrency during a three month period this year. The company then determined a weighted average and ranked US states by interest and usage. Also read: Only 1% […]Bitcoin News.
05/05/2018 / 07:55:24
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