Study263, a Zimbabwean-owned fintech startup operating from South Africa, has opened an online store allowing Zimbabweans to buy food hampers that are delivered directly to their homes. Shoppers have the option to pay for items like cooking oil and baked beans in BTC, Paypal or Ecocash, a local mobile money payment system. Also Read: Ivy and […]Bitcoin News.
11/20/2018 / 19:05:12
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As Bitcoin (BTC) fell further on Monday, finding itself under $5,000 in a first for 2018, industry savants quickly took to crypto’s side, in spite of the growing bearish sentiment. Surprisingly, a crypto-friendly partner at Washington, D.C.-based Anderson Kill, a centralized law organization, rushed to Bitcoin’s aid faster than many could utter ''HODL.” SEC’s ICO...NewsBTC.
11/20/2018 / 11:30:32
Crypto exchange Binance has been moving bitcoin funds to cold storage the past couple of days, and, of course, such large transfers don’t go unnoticed. Two transactions destined for Binance’s cold wallet come to the fore and demonstrate both the power and irony of the blockchain. A transaction in block 550211 was a transfer of just … ContinuedThe post Crypto’s Too Expensive? Binance Sent $600 Million in Bitcoin for Just $7 appeared first on CCN
11/17/2018 / 23:20:20
It’s official. As announced earlier this year, digital payment platform PayPal has now completed its acquisition of global payout platform Hyperwallet. In a release published yesterday, the company acquired Hyperwallet for roughly $400 million. The exchange is expected to enhance Paypal’s global payout, and bolster the company’s ability to provide payment solutions to digital platforms […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/16/2018 / 16:09:20
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
Square, the merchant payment service provider which thrives on its mobile card readers and applications, has posted its third-quarter shareholder report, and it includes $43 million in bitcoin revenue. Slim Margins on Bitcoin Overall, they’ve made 51 percent more than they did last year up to this point, and revenue is 68 percent better thanThe post $43 Million in Bitcoin Trades Help Square Beat Q3 Earnings Estimates appeared first on CCN
11/08/2018 / 20:07:05
Wednesday’s edition of The Daily has a distinctly political tint, coming a day after U.S. voters turned out for the midterm elections. There was plenty to excite supporters on both sides of the divide — the pro and anti-cryptocurrency divide, that is. In addition to talking politics, we take a look at the new Stellar […]Bitcoin News.
11/07/2018 / 11:15:24
A reporter receives a scam tip, reviews the e-mail, checks an address on the blockchain, and figures the balance shown is the take from the scam in progress. Probably the author and most of his peers are guilty of the assumption — the pseudonymous nature of the blockchain makes it difficult to know right offThe post No, Those Elon Musk Crypto Scams Probably Haven’t Made Fraudsters $175,000 appeared first on CCN
11/06/2018 / 18:56:24
CoinSpeakerHollywood Votes for Bitcoin: Gwyneth Paltrow Joins the Game?Gwyneth Paltrow has become another Hollywood celebrity to attract public’s attention to Bitcoin, tweeting a link to a crypto-related article. Hollywood Votes for Bitcoin: Gwyneth Paltrow Joins the Game?
11/06/2018 / 11:37:34
Gwyneth Paltrow looks like she’s backing cryptocurrency… The latest high profile convert to the world of cryptocurrency? That might just be Hollywood star Gwyneth Paltrow, who has been Tweeting about crypto from her personal account. She was doing so to promote an article on the website of her company, Goop. Said article – The Basics […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/06/2018 / 07:00:46
Celebrities and cryptocurrency have a long and complex history together. Seemingly everyone from boxers to rappers has publicly supported or even endorsed various types of cryptos, from ICOs to bitcoin proper. DJ Khaled and Floyd Mayweather have even been sued over their alleged misrepresentations regarding an ICO they promoted called Centra Tech whose operators were laterThe post Mainstream? Gwyneth Paltrow Promotes Bitcoin Investing Guide on Twitter appeared first on CCN
11/05/2018 / 22:24:34
In today’s edition of The Daily, we focus on the crypto community’s alarm over the de-platforming of a social media network in response to a shooting incident in the U.S. We also look at a recent Bitcoin book recommendation on a Chinese TV show, as well as a North Korean attempt to scam investors. Also Read: […]Bitcoin News.
10/29/2018 / 13:50:00
Gab.ai, the social messaging platform born in 2016 as an answer to the “Big Social Monopoly” of extant social media giants, has lost access to its PayPal account. PayPal: Gab Should ‘Find Alternative’ Gab, which in June saw itself unexpectedly banned from US cryptocurrency exchange and wallet provider Coinbase, did not receive an explanation from PayPal, the company’s decision being effective immediately. “(Gab) is now banned from Paypal ‘just because,’” officials wrote on the platform’sRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/28/2018 / 19:00:43
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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The Bank of Zambia has started to clamp down on cryptocurrency-related businesses, mere days after declaring that it does not view digital coins such as BTC as legal tender. The crackdown began on Oct. 14, when the central bank announced an investigation into Heritagecoin Resources Ltd. for allegedly laundering money, according to local media reports. […]Bitcoin News.
10/15/2018 / 20:30:22
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Palo Alto Networks warned this week that fake Adobe Flash Player updates carrying cryptocurrency mining malware are on the increase. In its latest blog post, the cybersecurity company reveals that it has uncovered more of the fake Flash updates during its work and research than ever before. These fake updates use pop up notifications from the official Adobe installer. If the update is run by the system user, it will add cryptocurrency mining malware likeRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/14/2018 / 00:00:26
Hong Kong is the first country in Asia to officially be connected by Cointext, a service which enables anyone to send money to mobile phone numbers or Bitcoin Cash addresses without Internet, apps, or accounts. In addition to residents of the Chinese autonomous territory, Israelis and Palestinians also now have access to the service. Also […]Bitcoin News.
10/08/2018 / 21:15:30
Germany’s Northern Bitcoin AG (MUN:NB2) has agreed to offer Bpal Wallet, a wallet and payments app created by China-based Rawpool Group, in the European market. The agreement between the Munich-listed company and the bitcoin cash (BCH) miner, effective from today, also covers mining operations and cryptocurrency exchanges. Shares of Frankfurt-based Northern Bitcoin AG rose 2.8 percent […]Bitcoin News.
10/08/2018 / 17:15:57
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Companies in the beauty industry are looking at cryptocurrency and blockchain technology to improve their rewards programs and grow their customer base. With continued interest in blockchain and cryptocurrencies, we have seen the disruptive technology be used in a range of businesses. Journalism, art, and sport are just a few of the sectors that are...Live Bitcoin News.
10/04/2018 / 01:30:16
Cody Wilson, founder and Director of Defense Distributed (DD) has resigned, according to a press conference held Tuesday, September 25th in Austin, Texas. Paloma Heindorff, an operations executive with the company for three years, has been named Director. Mr. Wilson tendered his formal resignation Friday, September 21st in the wake of criminal allegations and charges […]Bitcoin News.
09/26/2018 / 10:15:05
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Published on CoinnounceComprehending the rationales for the dominance and reliability of Bitcoin over shitcoins. The anonymity of Bitcoin developer is the key to its acceptance Bitcoin, having the first movers advantage has a lot of influence on the crypto community. Due to the various reasons, bullish momentum or bearish trend of Bitcoin is followed by all […]The post New to crypto? Buy only the original Bitcoin BTC, do not fall prey to shitcoins appeared first on Coinnounce.
09/21/2018 / 15:38:49
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In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency exchanges, Palestinians are reportedly turning to crypto brokers to facilitate cross-border transactions, XBT Provider has revealed plans to launch an exchange-traded product that will track between 5-10 cryptocurrencies, and LXDX has announced that it will make its platform available to retail investors. Also Read: P2P Markets Report: Record Volume in […]Bitcoin News.
09/18/2018 / 20:55:23
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Tesla creator Elon Musk sought help eradicating Twitter’s infamous bots from an unlikely source September 16, publicly asking Dogecoin founder Jackson Palmer for help. Palmer: Twitter ‘Should Automate’ Botnet Fix In an exchange Sunday, Palmer confirmed he had given code to Musk in order to prevent bots posting fake giveaway advertisements below his genuine tweets. “Elon has the script… we had a good chat on how [Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey] and the Twitter team shouldRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
09/17/2018 / 20:00:53
Eccentric tech entrepreneur and founder of Space X and electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla Motors, Elon Musk, is reportedly getting fed up with the cryptocurrency giveaway scam bots that have been plaguing popular social media platform Twitter for the better part of a year. As a result, he has turned to the creator of the cryptocurrency Dogecoin to...NewsBTC.
09/17/2018 / 19:00:19
At press time, Dogecoin – the currency that began as a joke and represents Shiba Inus everywhere – is trading for about $0.0062. This is a good $0.0040 more than where it stood during our last price piece. For some reason, the currency appears to be doing better than most other altcoins and is rising […]NullTX.
09/17/2018 / 18:38:02
As consumer desire for palm oil continues to rise, movers and shakers within the industry look towards blockchain to solve issues related to production, accountability, and sustainability. Growing demand for palm oil over the last decade has driven a lot of new eyes towards the industry. Production of palm oil has become a popular way to meet global consumption for vegetable oils, since the yield per hectare ratio is very high. Palm oil is alsoRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
09/17/2018 / 10:00:13
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At press time, Dogecoin – the currency that started out as a joke and uses a cute little Shiba Inu as its mascot – is trading for about $0.0024. This is about $0.0012 less than where it stood just a few days ago, and the currency is moving down the financial ladder. Still, the currency […]NullTX.
09/15/2018 / 21:41:04
Published on CoinnounceWhy all altcoins will be zero in the upcoming time but bitcoin will still rise. Understanding the key functionalities of Bitcoin which makes it a better option than the other Altcoins: Introduction Many cryptocurrencies in the market were developed after Bitcoin due to the scalability as well as security issues which the network experienced […]Coinnounce.
09/12/2018 / 04:59:59
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The popular, seemingly meme-powered crypto Dogecoin has shown impressive price performance in the past weeks as the rest of the crypto market has suffered. One person who isn’t impressed, though, is its creator. In a recent Netflix documentary explaining cryptocurrencies, Jackson Palmer cuts a rather embarrassed figure. Sitting sheepishly on a grey couch in a […]The post Is Dogecoin interest just a penny stock pump-and-dump? It’s creator seems to think so… appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.
09/11/2018 / 14:59:10
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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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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Jackson Palmer, a product developer at Adobe and the creator of Dogecoin, has said that developers in the crypto community will now have to find a way to encourage users of centralized systems to convert to decentralized applications (dApps). Decentralized systems and applications are significantly less efficient in processing information than centralized platforms. As such,The post Dogecoin Creator: ''Build it They’ll Come Attitude” in Crypto Doesn’t Work appeared first on CCN
09/09/2018 / 19:31:07
This week Yougov Omnibus released a host of encouraging new survey data, new numbers, and among their findings “48% of millennials would be interested in using cryptocurrency primarily…A vast majority (79%) of Americans are familiar with at least one kind of cryptocurrency.” Also read: Square’s Big Week: Crypto Patent, Shares Leap, and Lightning Plug Some […]Bitcoin News.
09/07/2018 / 20:33:58
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Bittrex, one of the leading cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, has just bought a 10 percent stake in Palladium, a Malta-based blockchain company according to media reports. Palladium was launched with much fanfare in July with Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat also making a speech during the event. Bittrex, whose technology is designed to buildCCN
09/05/2018 / 10:57:30
Bittrex, a US-based cryptocurrency exchange platform, has announced its investment in Palladium, a blockchain firm based in Malta. This investment is the latest in a series of partnerships and collaborations between the two companies. Details of the Investment Deal According to the Times of Malta, the investment deal sees Bittrex buying up a ten percent stake in Palladium. Bittrex now joins Unikrn and Investar Holdings as the other shareholders in the company. The former ownsRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
09/04/2018 / 01:00:28
Bitcoin believers and enthusiasts beware, you could be unwitting members of a cult if Bill Harris is to be believed. Speaking on CNBC’s Fast Money program, the former CEO of payments services firm PayPal claimed that bitcoin’s supposed advantages are non-existent. ''The cult of bitcoin make many claims — that it’s instant, free, scalable, efficient,CCN
09/03/2018 / 16:43:29
In Monday’s edition of The Daily we cover the news that Bittrex exchange has invested in a new Malta-based trading platform aimed at institutions, and a research report which predicts that the crypto ATM market will grow by over 50% a year and more. Also Read: Petro Has No Users, No Investors and No Oil to […]Bitcoin News.
09/03/2018 / 09:05:14
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VeChain, this week’s standout cryptocurrency, on Wednesday saw a reversal of fortune when its price tumbled 11.06% in a 24-hour period and its market cap fell to $764.218 million, according to CoinMarketCap. The price for the 19th-ranked cryptocurrency dropped from $0.01615 on Aug. 21, a monthly high, to $0.012996 on Aug. 22. Prior to itsCCN
08/23/2018 / 01:03:22
The vechain price (VET/VEN) rose nearly 10 percent on Tuesday, even as the wider cryptocurrency market struggled just to tread water amidst declining trading volume. VeChain Price Doubles in Just One Week The cryptocurrency, the native token of the eponymous IoT-focused VeChain platform, has been one of the market’s top performers in August, as CCNThe post VeChain Price Extends Recovery as Market Awaits [Another] Bitcoin ETF Ruling appeared first on CCN
08/21/2018 / 21:15:00
The popularity of the Bitcoin-friendly Square Cash App is growing. Now it has managed to outperform its rival, Paypal’s Venmo, in popularity. CoinSpeaker.
08/20/2018 / 12:43:11
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Bill Harris has made clear his view on cryptos several times. The former PayPal CEO has in the past described Bitcoin as the ‘greatest scam in history’ and a massive ‘pump and dump scheme.’ Harris recently reiterated his stand, further claiming that all the praise that Bitcoin has been receiving as an efficient payment method […]
08/18/2018 / 14:00:11
ICOs can be daunting to execute, so it’s best to learn from founders that have been there, done that. [Note: This is a guest article submitted by Eugene Cheng] Launching an ICO is a Daunting Process We spoke to 4 founders that have run successful ICOs about what they deem to be important when launching ICOs, how to best go about approaching such a gargantuan task and some of the issues they encountered when doing so.Read MoreBitcoinist.com.
08/18/2018 / 13:00:05
PayPal has come in for fresh criticism as commentators renew claims the company has all but failed in its mission to transform money usage. PayPal Slips Up In Turkey In an interview with the Wall Street Journal earlier this year, CFO John Rainey had admitted Bitcoin and cryptocurrency could become “as popular as payments” in future. Now, amid reports of fresh account freezes in order to bend to regulatory demands in some jurisdictions, cryptocurrency industryRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
08/17/2018 / 04:00:33
Today, PayPal CEO Bill Harris debuted on CNBC’s Fast Money where he provided a no holds barred lambast of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin is a “Cult” The world hasn’t heard much from Bill Harris since April 24th, when his inflammatory claims of Bitcoin being “the greatest scam in history” and “a colossal pump-and-dump scheme, the likes of which the world has never seen.” made waves in the cryptocurrency universe. Today the former Paypal CEORead MoreBitcoinist.com.
08/15/2018 / 12:00:53
Bitcoin (BTC) has had a rough time in 2018, losing upwards of 60 percent of its value. The former CEO of PayPal, however, goes so far as to deny any value or usability of the world’s largest cryptocurrency. Bitcoin is a ‘Cult’ The former chief executive officer at PayPal, Bill Harris, was speaking to CNBC’s...Live Bitcoin News.
08/15/2018 / 11:00:11
From the belief that Satoshi is Craig Wright, to some considering that Bitcoin is going zero, this nascent industry has had its fair share of unpopular and contrasting opinions. A former Paypal CEO’s appearance on CNBC has only cemented this theme, with this legacy market proponent likening crypto to a cult. Bitcoin Is A Cult? I...The post Is Bitcoin A ''Cult”? A Former Paypal CEO Seems To Think So appeared first on NewsBTC.
08/15/2018 / 09:00:02
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