The ''deportation bus” senator reported to prison on Wednesday. Michael Williams, Republican senator for the US state of Georgia, has been indicted for a number of charges including insurance fraud. As reported by WSB, the state senator allegedly lied to Georgia investigators and filed a false insurance claim to cover an alleged break-in at his […]CryptoNewsReview.
01/02/2019 / 08:35:10
There is a new option on the way for Israeli companies that wish to accept orders from cryptocurrency users while they keep managing their books in fiat. A local bitcoin exchange, Bits of Gold, is launching an API service for regulated crypto payments. Also Read: Billions Living Under Authoritarian Regimes Need Bitcoin Says Human Rights […]Bitcoin News.
12/30/2018 / 21:00:01
Cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain and major crypto exchange Huobi have reportedly confirmed plans to lay-off staff amid the 2018 price rout of the crypto markets
12/26/2018 / 09:05:00
Bitcoin historians will recollect that the early cryptocurrency pioneer Hal Finney was a person who believed in life extension and chose to be frozen in cryopreservation. Now a recent report shows that a good number of well-known blockchain advocates are also convinced that an ‘extropian-like’ technology may extend the lives of humans in the future. […]Bitcoin News.
12/24/2018 / 15:30:00
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In this edition of The Daily, Belgium’s financial regulator has expanded its list of fraudulent platforms offering cryptocurrency investments, while UAE has announced it’s working on new ICO regulations. We also look at the plans for a common digital currency in the Eurasian Economic Union and Abkhazia’s intentions to regulate its growing crypto mining industry. […]Bitcoin News.
12/22/2018 / 13:15:19
The central bank of Israel and various other government agencies are seeking input from the public regarding the regulation of virtual assets. According to a statement released by the Bank of Israel, there is a need to monitor developments in the digital assets space and understand their implications on financial stability, economic activity and onCCN
12/22/2018 / 00:00:18
The United Arab Emirates regulatory body has approved ICO tokens as securities and a completed framework will be available in the small middle eastern country in the middle of next year, according to a report in local news outlet TheNational.ae. Not only has the Securities and Commodities Authority committed to having a full regulatory frameworkCCN
12/21/2018 / 17:55:32
Aelf is a project which could ultimately change the way we view blockchain infrastructure. CCN spoke to Zhuling Chen, MIT graduate and co-founder of Aelf, who sincerely wants to create a developer and consumer friendly blockchain operating system with high reliability. A privately offered ICO has funded its development thus far in order to remainCCN
12/18/2018 / 03:43:49
The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) has prepared draft rules designed to regulate digital assets and certain aspects of the country’s crypto industry. The move aims to establish Bahrain as a regional leader in the fintech sector and restore its role as a major banking hub in the Persian Gulf. Also read: New Bitcoin […]Bitcoin News.
12/14/2018 / 22:30:17
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Payments platform PayPal has so far avoided Bitcoin acceptance and, at least visibly, not considered blockchain for its platform. Now, it has launched an internal blockchain-based employee incentive program. A production of PayPal’s innovation lab, in San Jose, California, the platform took 25 strong team six-months to build and went live this November, according toCCN
12/14/2018 / 08:48:02
RippleNet, the blockchain-based global payment network of Ripple, is set to increase its footprint in the Middle East with a United Arab Emirates-based remittance firm set to unveil cross-border payments using the technology. According to Reuters, remittance firm UAE Exchange will roll out RippleNet-powered cross-border remittance services to Asia in the first quarter of 2019CCN
12/13/2018 / 15:53:15
It’s confirmed. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia will work on cross-border digital currency. The exact date when it would be issued is still unknown but we know one thing, the digital currency is not targeted at consumers. It’s strictly for banks. Arabian news outlet Gulf News reports that the central bank ofCCN
12/12/2018 / 11:14:21
CoinSpeakerBear Market Forces Bitmain Shut Down Its Development CenterBitmain’s Israeli Development Center shuts down with the firm’s China-based IPO approaching. The current bear market is somewhat to be blamed for the drastic decision.Bear Market Forces Bitmain Shut Down Its Development Center
12/11/2018 / 11:33:27
CoinSpeakerMinexPay Announces Public Beta Testing for their Cutting-Edge Crypto CardsMinexPay has announced public testing of their web wallet for Minexpay Crypto Cards, aiming to provide a seamless service for any customer, wherever he or she is.MinexPay Announces Public Beta Testing for their Cutting-Edge Crypto Cards
12/10/2018 / 19:04:38
The ongoing bear market has caused another cryptocurrency company to downsize its operations. Bitmain, the Beijing-headquartered bitcoin mining technology giant, has now begun shutting down its research and development center in Ra’anana, Israel. Also Read: Former Israeli Prime Minister Calls Cryptocurrencies a ‘Ponzi Scheme’ Bitmaintech Israel Closes Down According to reports from Israel, Bitmain’s research […]Bitcoin News.
12/10/2018 / 18:50:30
The ongoing bear market has begun to take its toll on a number of businesses, as many seek to close up operations, reduce staff, or make other changes that impact their ability to stay afloat. The latest cryptocurrency firm to feel pressure due to continued price decline, is the $15 billion-valued mining giant Bitmain. Bitmain...The post Crypto Bear Market Has Even Led $15 Billion Bitmain to Lay Off Employees appeared first on NewsBTC.
12/10/2018 / 16:59:36
Local reports have asserted that the Israel Tax Authority has launched a renewed crackdown on unreported cryptocurrency earnings. The Israeli tax regulator has opened hundreds of tax accounts and sent letters of notice to Israeli citizens suspected of failing to disclose earnings derived from cryptocurrency-relate activities. Also Read: $1 Million BTC Options Position Set to Expire […]Bitcoin News.
12/10/2018 / 16:50:43
The Israeli research and development arm of cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain will close, resulting in the firing of all 23 staff due to market “turmoil.” Glikberg: Bitmain ‘Forced’ To Reevaluate As local media outlet Globes reported December 10, Bitmain, which continues to face financial problems of its own this year, will formally end all activities at its offshoot just three years after it began operations. The 23 employees at the Ra’anana site will not beRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
12/10/2018 / 15:00:02
With the bitcoin price trading more than 80 percent below its all-time high, not even Bitmain, the world’s largest cryptocurrency mining firm and the crypto industry’s most valuable company, has been immune from the slaughter. According to Israeli business publication Globes, the China-based Bitmain has closed Bitmaintech Israel, the development center it set up twoCCN
12/10/2018 / 12:53:06
Aeternity launched the first live implementation of the Aeternity blockchain from a stunning villa on the outskirts of Rome, and CCN went to speak with the team and learn about the scope of the project. Aeternity is a smart contract and decentralized applications development platform founded by Yanislav Malahov whose early contributions to the EthereumCCN
12/08/2018 / 21:40:34
At press time, bitcoin is trading for just over $3,800. This is no different from where it was during out last price piece, suggesting that the currency may be settling down for the time being. However, we are witnessing bitcoin as it stands at a 15-month low. While the currency dropped closer to $3,600 earlier […]NullTX.
12/07/2018 / 18:32:57
The last couple of years have been unexpectedly great in terms of popularizing cryptocurrencies as either means of payment or speculative investments. By now, it’s pretty common to find people who store their coins in software wallets. They are quick, easy to use, and very convenient for commerce. However, the issue at stake is that […]Crypto Insider.
12/05/2018 / 16:00:51
The market is still in the red and it seems it would be staying that way for a while. With the latest “fall” in the crypto market, skeptics have been speculating on whether Bitcoin and its compatriots could mount a quick comeback and shake off this bearish run. However, in the midst of all this skepticism,CCN
12/05/2018 / 11:19:39
Ehud Barak served as the prime minister of Israel from 1999 to 2001. These days he makes a lot of money as an investor and co-founder of startup companies in such fields as cyber espionage and cannabis. However, he seems to think that investing in cryptocurrency is less legitimate. Also Read: The Daily: Asus Wants […]Bitcoin News.
12/04/2018 / 00:45:18
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak praised blockchain as an important technology but thinks bitcoin is a Ponzi scheme that should be avoided. Barak — who was prime minister from 1999 to 2001 — made the remarks at the Globes Most Promising Startups event in Tel Aviv, Israel. Barak recently invested in, and became chairman of, the medical cannabisCCN
12/03/2018 / 19:45:00
Ohio businesses will be able to pay taxes in BTC, while Vitalik Buterin gets snarky over an overuse of blockchain applications
12/02/2018 / 17:05:00
Miners, developers and early adopters are encouraged to contribute to the ecosystem. Open-source tech aeternity has released the first live implementation of its next-gen scalable blockchain, Roma. According to a blog post published by the company this Tuesday, this first release is aimed particularly at the platform’s technical community and allows early adopters, miners and developers to […]CryptoNewsReview.
12/01/2018 / 05:02:39
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