Muslim countries around the world are planning to push back against the U.S. dollar’s long global dominance by creating a common digital currency for use in Islamic states. The dollar has evolved into a “sanctioning tool,” charged Erol Yarar, chairman of the Muslim-focused business lobby group International Business Forum (IBF). It has lost its purpose […]Bitcoin News.
11/17/2018 / 00:30:27
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South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Upbit has reportedly started marketing new crypto exchanges in Thailand and Indonesia as part of its global expansion plans. The company recently launched an exchange in Singapore. Over 130 coins and 240 trading pairs will be offered on both of the new Upbit exchanges, according to their websites. Also read: Yahoo! Japan […]Bitcoin News.
11/12/2018 / 05:45:43
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Elon Musk fakes ask for crypto on Twitter, while William Shatner gives a shout out to Vitalik Buterin — read more in this week’s Hodler’s Digest
11/11/2018 / 16:03:00
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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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Geeba is going to usher in a new futuristic age of delivery service through the use of robots and blockchain to make last mile delivery faster, more efficient and cheaper.Next-gen blockchain-based delivery platform Geeba is proud to announce its listing on the esteemed Latoken Exchange during its Pre-ICO and ICO stages. The company has just launched its pre-ICO and its users will be able to purchase tokens via the Latoken platform during the Pre-ICO and ICO. Geeba will also have a listing on the same prestigious exchange after the ICO completion.Bitcoin News.
11/10/2018 / 18:30:59
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ConsenSys founder and Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin has stated that his firm is interested in “promoting the [Ethereum] ecosystem” rather than “controlling it”
11/10/2018 / 16:56:00
ConsenSys founder and Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin has stated that his firm is interested in “promoting the [Ethereum] ecosystem” rather than “controlling it”
11/10/2018 / 16:42:00
The new marketplace includes plug-and-play tools from Kaleido and Amazon Web Services… ConsenSys subsidiary Kaleido is launching a new blockchain marketplace in partnership with Amazon Web Services, according to a press release published on Thursday. The Kaleido Marketplace is an extension of the company’s Blockchain Business Cloud, and claims to offer ''the first full-stack platform […]CryptoNewsReview.
11/10/2018 / 06:35:32
One of South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, Bithumb, has begun providing a cryptocurrency payment service to a major online marketplace it refers to as ''Asia’s Amazon.” Korean users can use their cryptocurrencies held at the exchange to pay for purchases on Qoo10 using this service. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Qoo10 […]Bitcoin News.
11/10/2018 / 01:35:23
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The digital entertainment industry is unfair and largely one-sided. Large streaming and distribution platforms dominate the space and take the lion’s share of creators’ profits, leading to an imbalance between the ability of creators to negotiate the financing of their work and hosting platforms’ ability to justify their pricing. This applies to e-sport entertainment as […]NullTX.
11/10/2018 / 00:02:36
CoinSpeakerBlockchain Ecosystem Cryptaur Features in Top Crypto Media as ‘Top E-Commerce Project’Cryptaur, a digital space for direct supplier-consumer interaction, continues its way to success being rated a ‘top e-commerce project’ by top crypto-related media.Blockchain Ecosystem Cryptaur Features in Top Crypto Media as ‘Top E-Commerce Project’
11/09/2018 / 17:11:08
The Central Bank of Iran has been cut off from the global monetary system, after the Swift banking network bowed to U.S. pressure. The move leaves Iran’s 81 million citizens financially excluded and facing serious economic consequences, amidst renewed U.S. sanctions. America’s coercion of Swift attests to the stranglehold the nation exerts on the world […]Bitcoin News.
11/09/2018 / 16:10:58
CoinSpeakerXRP Gets Further Push for Adoption as Cred Rolls Out USD Loans Collateralized by XRPDecentralized global lending network Cred now provides USD loans, collateralized by XRP. The company has secured over $300 million in total credit facilities available for lending.XRP Gets Further Push for Adoption as Cred Rolls Out USD Loans Collateralized by XRP
11/09/2018 / 09:38:52
The Volentix digital assets ecosystem is composed of four core applications. VENUE is a dynamic community platform that recruits and aligns members of the VOLENTIX community to support distribution of the native VOLENTIX digital asset VTX. VERTO is built as a multi-currency wallet to facilitate personal custody and local management of private and public keys for use in peer-to-peer transactions, with the goal of eliminating risks of devastating losses of stake associated with traumatic failures of central operators. VESPUCCI is in development as an analytics engine accessible via a user-friendly interface with real-time and historical market data, including digital assets ratings and sentiment analyses. VDEX is envisioned as a distributed, decentralized digital assets exchange with emphasis on user experience, security, speed, authentication, ease of use, scalability, multi-asset support, and community development and governance implemented by a decentralized autonomous organization (DAO) constructed on custom-built applications using EOS.IO smart contracts and related technology.Bitcoin News.
11/08/2018 / 18:30:07
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CoinSpeakerJapan’s NRI Presents Its New Blockchain Security Tool, Becomes ConsenSys‘ Development PartnerNomura Research Institute’s cybersecurity subsidiary revealed its named “Blockchain Security Monitoring Service” and confirmed its partnership with ConsenSys.Japan’s NRI Presents Its New Blockchain Security Tool, Becomes ConsenSys‘ Development Partner
11/08/2018 / 14:11:08
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MetaMask, the startup behind a world-renowned Ethereum client, recently announced an array of features aimed at bettering the consumer experience and bolstering the adoption levels of crypto assets. ConsenSys-backed MetaMask Rolls Out Privacy Mode During Ethereum’s earliest days, when the network will still amidst its ''Frontier” phase, many users struggled with interacting with the blockchain’s smart...NewsBTC.
11/07/2018 / 12:00:40
On Nov. 4, a Norwegian startup announced the launch of a new peer-to-peer marketplace called Bitruption. Similar to Localbitcoins, the Bitruption exchange plans to offer a format under which users around the world will be able to advertise, buy and sell digital currencies for local fiat. Also Read: Bitcoin Ownership: Your Private Keys to Financial Sovereignty […]Bitcoin News.
11/06/2018 / 18:30:35
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While it may not be their final frontier, ConsenSys has definitely entered into a new era. The blockchain-based company has recently acquired Planetary Resources, a U.S.-based asteroid mining company. ConsenSys has been very busy indeed. The Brooklyn-based blockchain platform has been expanding their team and has also become an integral part of Global Digital Finance’s (GDF) goal...Live Bitcoin News.
11/06/2018 / 01:30:34
At press time, Ethereum, the world’s second largest cryptocurrency by total market capitalization is trading at a relatively stable price point of $209.73. However, as can be seen from the chart below, Ether has been struggling to stay above the $200 threshold for the past week or so — with the premier crypto asset even […]The post Ethereum Price Watch: Currency Struggles to Anchor Around the $210 Mark, Future Still Remains Unclear appeared first on NullTX.
11/05/2018 / 09:20:12
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One of the block producers has responded to the claim by Whiteblock that EOS was just a glorified cloud service and lacked some attributes of a blockchain. The Controversial Study Recently Whiteblock, a blockchain testing firm had conducted a benchmarking experiment on EOS blockchain. The findings from the two-month long research were published by the...Live Bitcoin News.
11/05/2018 / 09:00:31
The Taiwanese government has amended its laws that regulate cryptocurrency transactions. The revisions reportedly give the country’s Financial Supervisory Commission “the authority to crack down on anonymous virtual currency transactions.” Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Amendments Passed The Legislative Yuan, Taiwan’s highest legislative body, on Friday passed some amendments to existing laws aimed […]Bitcoin News.
11/04/2018 / 22:15:02
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Recent benchmarking research suggests that EOS lacks many of the fundamental attributes of blockchains and works more as a centralized cloud service. Damning Claims A recent benchmarking experiment conducted on EOS by blockchain testing firm Whiteblock has turned up several red flags that indicate that the blockchain protocol that managed to raise $4 billion in May...Live Bitcoin News.
11/04/2018 / 20:00:35
Global Digital Finance (GDF) has partnered with a range of well-known platforms in the crypto industry to create, and encourage the adoption of, a clear set of global regulations and guidelines for crypto assets. Cryptocurrencies aim to be global mediums of exchange. For example, if you’re based in China, you need to be able to...Live Bitcoin News.
11/04/2018 / 04:00:58
Crypto As Propriety Justice And A Solution To Private Violence by Wendy McElroy The libertarian view is that human actors are self-owners and these self-owners are capable of appropriating unowned scarce resources by Lockean homesteading − some type of first use or embordering activity. Obviously, an actor must already own his body if he is […]Bitcoin News.
11/03/2018 / 15:00:57
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Published on CoinnounceThere has been a mini-storm brewing in cryptocurrency circles with researchers at Whiteblock a benchmarking firm reporting that EOS is only a glorified Cloud service and not a ‘true-blue’ blockchain technology since it lacks the most vital characteristic of a decentralized blockchain platform ‘immutability.’ At the same time, a fresh report by Google on its […]Coinnounce.
11/03/2018 / 08:33:44
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After days of lower lows and horizontal consolidation, altcoins are ending the week on a high. ADA/USD is up three percent in the day and could breach key price levels over the weekend. At the same time, LTC/USD bulls did manage to reverse Oct 29 losses while EOS/USD prices could race to $7 if today...NewsBTC.
11/03/2018 / 02:00:26
Ethereum might offer the opportunity to change the distribution of power, but that requires including the people most disenfranchised by existing structures, and try as we might, we haven’t been great at it. Maybe it’s time to talk less about hearts and minds and more about money.
11/02/2018 / 16:34:55
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Published on CoinnounceResearch activity by cryptocurrency benchmarking firm called ‘Whiteblock’ appears to have overturned the amazing performance of EOS token on its head. Their research report indicates that EOS technical structure resembles that of cloud service built for computation and is not a true blue blockchain which includes a fundamental matrix for key metrics such as “imputation.” […]The post Cryptocurrency has its biggest problem ever: Is EOS a blockchain or a cloud service? appeared first on Coinnounce.
11/02/2018 / 11:52:10
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Amid a declining market, one of the crypto industry’s foremost events recently flew under the radar of many investors. The event, Devcon4, an Ethereum-centric event attended by some of this industry’s best and brightest, highlighted the fact that while the market is tanking, crypto’s fundamentals are booming beyond belief. Among the multitude of developments announced...NewsBTC.
11/01/2018 / 12:30:32
In today’s edition of The Daily, we look at a company that has decided to expand from the cryptocurrency space into outer space by buying a venture focused on mining asteroids. We also cover an investment platform that has secured R&D funding from a government agency, as well as a limited-edition hardware wallet. Also Read: […]Bitcoin News.
11/01/2018 / 12:30:05
CoinSpeakerEthereum’s Consensys Takes Over Planetary Resources to Further Conduct Space InitiativesBlockchain venture production studio, ConsenSys, expands its activities by acquiring an asteroid mining company called Planetary Resources.Ethereum’s Consensys Takes Over Planetary Resources to Further Conduct Space Initiatives
11/01/2018 / 08:54:17
A crypto token may, long term, allow us to invest in space projects… Blockchain company ConsenSys looks like it may be heading in a slightly unusual direction as a consequence of a new deal it’s just brokered. It’s completed a deal that’s seeing it acquire a company by the name of Planetary Resources Inc. And […]The post Can Ethereum now help mine asteroids in space? appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.
11/01/2018 / 06:07:06
New York-based blockchain software technology startup and Ethereum development studio ConsenSys has acquired asteroid mining company Planetary Resources, Inc. through an asset-purchase agreement. Following the acquisition, Planetary Resources President and CEO Chris Lewicki and General Counsel Brian Israel will be joining the team at ConsenSys, according to an official press release. Before co-founding and joiningThe post To the Moon? Ethereum Startup ConsenSys Acquires Asteroid Mining Company appeared first on CCN
10/31/2018 / 21:15:04
Exactly ten years ago and under the pseudonym of Satoshi Nakamoto, an obscure individual from the cypherpunk e-mail list introduced to the world an unusual digital money proposal which he titled ''Bitcoin: A Peer to Peer Electronic Cash System” (better known today as ''The Bitcoin Whitepaper''). By combining David Chaum’s ideal of an anonymous payment […]The post None of us would be here without Satoshi Nakamoto’s ''Bitcoin: A Peer to Peer Electronic Cash System” appeared first on Crypto Insider.
10/31/2018 / 13:50:37
CoinSpeakerHow Blockchain is Changing the Nature of Credit CardsWhile blockchain has considerable, yet partly unsused potential in the wider financial markets, PumaPay has come to reform credit transactions and introduce cryptocurrencies into the consumer mainstream.How Blockchain is Changing the Nature of Credit Cards
10/31/2018 / 10:42:38
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 San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange and brokerage service Coinbase announced on Tuesday that it had raised $300 million in series E equity funding. This latest round confirms Coinbase’s status as the largest cryptocurrency organization of its kind, bringing its market valuation up to $8 billion. Also read: Bitstamp Confirms Acquisition by South Korean Company Coinbase Raises […]The post Coinbase Raises $300 Million, Reaching $8 Billion Valuation appeared first on Bitcoin News.
10/30/2018 / 19:00:39
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