Cryptocurrency transfers work because of the software developed by programmers like Satoshi Nakamoto and many other innovators along the way. As with all software, however, blockchain protocols are not perfect, and over the last decade black and white hat hackers have revealed many bugs. In 2018, developers earned over $878,000 in blockchain bug bounties by […]Bitcoin News.
12/30/2018 / 23:00:00
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In today’s edition of The Daily we feature a number of recent developments by popular cryptocurrency exchanges. These include an educational platform by Coinbase, a communication tool for OTC traders from Okex, an important ticker update by Coinex, and an investment by ZB.com. Also Read: Atari Partners Decentralized Gaming Company, Tagomi Goes Live Learn and […]Bitcoin News.
12/20/2018 / 14:00:19
VeChain (VET) is a supply chain management protocol that helps users keep track of logistics inventory. The VeChain platform is designed to monitor the manufacturing process from the point when a product completes its production stage to when it’s delivered to the consumers. VeChain Platform Now Has Its Own Blockchain Initially launched as an ERC-20 […]Crypto Insider.
12/18/2018 / 20:43:28
Say what you will about Blockstream: blame them for putting together the most brilliant minds in cryptography and distributed systems, accuse them of centralizing development, and ultimately question the benevolence of some of the most prominent figures. However, you can’t contest the company’s cypherpunk ethos or deny the usefulness of its developments. Furthermore, as we’ve […]The post Blockstream launches Esplora (source code for block explorer) appeared first on Crypto Insider.
12/06/2018 / 18:56:35
Christopher Woolard of the United Kingdom (UK) Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has indicated that UK regulators are planning a “comprehensive response” to the illicit adoption of crypto assets amid increased adoption among local businesses and consumers. Despite announcing increased regulatory action regarding illegal use of crypto, Woolard stated he does not view crypto assets as […]Bitcoin News.
11/25/2018 / 06:55:41
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Tencent Games recently partnered with Sliver.tv – a blockchain eSports entertainment platform – to create an eSports channel dedicated to the former’s new battle royale title: “Ring of Elysium.” The partnership also sees the use of Theta cryptocurrency tokens to purchase in-game items. Tencent Games Partners with Sliver.tv In an announcement published on VentureBeat, Tencent...Live Bitcoin News.
11/22/2018 / 10:00:32
The decentralized eSports start-up has successfully completed its ICO, and the platform is slated for a March 2019 launch. Successful ICO in a bearish market Plair, a blockchain start-up that intends to build a decentralized gaming eco-system, has completed its Initial Coin Offering (ICO) raising $22 Million. The public sale of the Plair token with...The post VeChain Based eSports Start-up Plair Raises $22 Million in ICO appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
11/21/2018 / 12:00:13
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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Consumer protection lawyer Jeffrey Berns is the owner and CEO of Blockchains LLC, a company that bought more than 67,000 acres of land in northern Nevada for $170 million earlier this year. On Thursday, he revealed plans to build a crypto city in the desert, claiming to have invested $300 million to make it a […]The post Lawyer Invests $300 Million to Build Crypto City in the Nevada Desert appeared first on Bitcoin News.
11/04/2018 / 19:30:02
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Head-to-head, blockchain-based challenges come to Dota 2 with the FirstBlood dApp that allows players to wager 1ST tokens. It’s fascinating when two new technologies come together. The rise of eSports has been nothing short of phenomenal, and one of the most popular titles is Dota 2. Over the course of the last 8 years, this...Live Bitcoin News.
10/25/2018 / 03:30:11
The Reserve Bank of India has filed an affidavit with the country’s supreme court in response to one of the petitions against its crypto banking ban. The central bank reportedly argues that it has acted within its power and that none of the petitioners have shown reasonable grounds for the supreme court to intervene. Also […]Bitcoin News.
09/24/2018 / 03:25:27
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Yiliang ‘Doublelift’ Peng has told the story of how he lost $200,000 in cryptocurrency… An esports star has revealed that he’s been the victim of a sim swap hack, that’s led to him losing a sizeable amount of cryptocurrency. Yiliang ‘Doublelift’ Peng is a professional esports videogamer, who has earned a sizeable amount from playing […]The post eSports star claims he’s lost $200,000 of crypto in SIM-swap scam appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.
09/19/2018 / 04:48:49
A prominent eSports gamer took to YouTube to reveal to his audience how ''someone stole $200,000” worth of cryptocurrency in an apparent sim-swap hacking incident – a new growing cybercrime trend that appears to focus on cryptocurrency investors. Pro Gamer Doublelift Has $200K in Crypto Holdings Stolen American professional League of Legends player Yiliang ''Peter”...The post Pro League of Legends Gamer Robbed of $200K in Crypto in Sim-Hack appeared first on NewsBTC.
09/18/2018 / 17:30:09
The overall bearish sentiment across the cryptocurrency is making its mark on virtually every single market. As of right now, the TRON price is under a lot of pressure and will remain in this position for the foreseeable future. This steep 8.2% drop was not what most people expected, but it is the name of […]The post TRON Price: Can eSports and Justin Sun’s Optimism Turn the Ship Around? appeared first on NullTX.
09/12/2018 / 13:01:02
A majority of accredited cryptocurrency investors and nearly three-fourths of retail investors plan to increase their cryptocurrency holdings in the next 12 months, a new survey suggests. That survey, conducted by securities trading platform SharesPost in July and eliciting responses from 2,490 retail investors and 528 accredited investors, found that current cryptocurrency owners remain highly-bullishCCN
09/10/2018 / 19:53:00
The overall cryptocurrency sentiment is borderline depressive as of right now. Another major market dip has caused speculators to question their positions. Not everything is doom and gloom, according to a survey by SharesPost. The long-term expectations for Bitcoin and altcoins are still somewhat optimistic, despite current market conditions. SharesPost Survey offers a Glimpse of...Live Bitcoin News.
09/07/2018 / 18:00:51
Could you live without cryptocurrency in your life? For its proponents, bitcoin is a drug that’s had them hooked since the day they discovered it. Not all holders feel the same way though. Stung by massive losses and the realisation that cryptocurrency is taking over their life, some traders forced themselves to walk away for […]Bitcoin News.
09/07/2018 / 06:10:13
Over the last nine months, news.Bitcoin.com has reported on the many misfortunes the project Bitcoin Gold (BTG) has experienced. The forked protocol has been mired with issues and controversy since the day the project was announced will be delisted from the exchange Bittrex. The Seattle-based trading platform says they lost over 12,000 BTG during the […]Bitcoin News.
09/04/2018 / 21:55:35
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The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations Section 4: State Versus Society Chapter 10, Part 2 The Crypto Revolution Will Not Be Centralized You say you want a revolution. Well, you know, We all want to change the world. You tell me that it’s evolution. Well, you know, We all want to change the […]Bitcoin News.
09/01/2018 / 15:00:06
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The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations Section 4: State Versus Society Chapter 10, Part 1 The Key to the Crypto Revolution’s Success is Overlooked by Wendy McElroy Turning and turning in the widening gyre The falcon cannot hear the falconer; Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the […]Bitcoin News.
08/25/2018 / 15:00:45
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Blockchain has proved to be a real game-changer, which already brought disruption to a number of industries. Now the technology moves to gaming offering ultimate control and most immersive experience ever. CoinSpeaker.
08/21/2018 / 18:55:57
The world can be a mean place, and never is this more evident than on Crypto Twitter (CT) and Telegram. In addition to enduring the anguish of seeing their portfolio shed 95%, investors are having their downfall shared with the rest of the cryptoverse for others’ entertainment. The practice, while occasionally cruel, does have its […]Bitcoin News.
08/20/2018 / 15:10:55
In recent regulatory news, Spain’s Central bank has issued a report favoring the development of a central bank-issued digital currency (CBDC), the president of Taiwan’s central bank has advocated caution regarding CBDCs, the Blockchain Research Institute has published a summary of recent roundtable discussions calling for great regulatory clarity, and a Russian court has a […]Bitcoin News.
08/12/2018 / 12:58:00
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Another cryptocurrency mining scam has popped up as the founder of a Hong Kong-based company disappears with $2.5 million. With the coming of another week, we get news of yet another scam associated with cryptocurrency mining. Residents of Macau, a region that lies across the Pearl River Delta from Hong Kong, have complained to law...The post Hong Kong Cryptocurrency Mining Company Founder Disappears with $2.5 Million appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
08/06/2018 / 07:15:31
Undeniably, the positive correlation between altcoins as Litecoin, EOS and Bitcoin price is dragging to say the least. What that means is that when BTC drops in value, altcoins follow suit but there is a little bit of loss amplification. Nevertheless, research findings from eToro indicate that there is gross undervaluation of Litecoin (LTC). Could...The post Litecoin, EOS, Stellar, Tron, IOTA Technical Analysis: eToro Analyst “Very Bullish” on Litecoin (LTC) appeared first on NewsBTC.
08/02/2018 / 00:02:49
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A great deal of cryptocurrency proponents are hoping for a positive outcome when the US Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) decides on whether or not they will approve the latest bitcoin-based ETF application file by Cboe. The US regulator had asked for public opinion concerning the ETF again, and this time around the number of responses […]Bitcoin News.
07/21/2018 / 01:10:14
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A new study out of Boston University has found that at over half of crypto startups that complete fundraising through an ICO is dead within four months of their coin launch. Only 44% of ICOs Survive 120 Days As the ICO has become the preferred method for emerging tech companies to raise funding the space. Is...NewsBTC.
07/10/2018 / 09:30:02
A few months back there was a lot of buzz about a new esports blockchain, Dreamteam. The company built an Ethereum based recruiting and management system for eSports. It helps a booming industry with their growing pains in a revolutionary way. It didn’t take long for the gaming market to explode into a $100 billion industry. Taken against the whole, esports has a small market share of (only) $700 million, but the untapped market potential hasRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
07/02/2018 / 00:30:28
The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations Section 4: State Versus Society Chapter 9, Part 2 Crypto, and the Structure of Class Warfare The wall separating state and society is crumbling. Or, rather, the state is taking a jackhammer to it in an aggressive attempt to control every aspect of productive and cooperative life…The […]Bitcoin News.
06/30/2018 / 15:00:57
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Following multiple hack reports, the South Korean government explains how it will strengthen the regulatory framework for cryptocurrency exchanges. A bill has already been submitted which imposes multiple new obligations on crypto exchanges. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Korean Government’s Solution Following recent reports of multiple security breaches at cryptocurrency exchanges, […]Bitcoin News.
06/21/2018 / 03:10:17
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It is only a matter of time until the eSports and cryptocurrency industries come together in a meaningful way. While there will be no immediate impact on Bitcoin per se, it seems other currencies are making a mark. China-based Fujian eGaming Tournament Group has tapped Asura Coin to enhance its King of Glory competition. eSports […]
06/15/2018 / 13:00:09
Binance has invested in Maltese eSports tokenization platform chiliZ, the startup announced on June 5. The platform allows sporting entities to tokenize and grant voting rights to their fans, essentially letting the fans actively participate in the decision-making processes of their favorite teams. Citing a common belief that the video gaming industry is one of […]
06/07/2018 / 16:00:33
Binance, the cryptocurrency exchange behemoth has invested in Malta-based chiliZ, a blockchain esports company. ChiliZ revealed the news via a blog post on May 5. This move represents Binance’s first significant investment in Malta since announcing its intention to transfer its operations to the Mediterranean Island country. Binance Teams up with chiliZ According to the blog post, both Binance and chiliZ recognize the immense opportunities in the $110 billion video game industry. The cryptocurrency exchangeRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
06/07/2018 / 02:00:03
eSports industry is developing quite fast. Tournaments on principle disciplines gather more and more viewers every year. Young players appear on the stage and become real stars in the shortest possible time. Many cyber sportsmen attend multiple tournaments and become real superstars in no time. Several countries have gone even further and allocated an official status for eSports, equating cyber athletes with traditional sportsmen in terms of issuing visas and simplified control. Still, the industry hasRead MoreThe post Give Way to Young Talents! How Game Stars’ Platform Will Solve The Problem of ‘Fresh Blood’ Deficiency in eSports (Interview) appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
05/31/2018 / 09:30:34
In our latest historic snapshot analysis, we look at the performance of the top ten cryptocurrency markets since May 28th, 2017. Despite suffering heavy losses during 2018, the average price gain of the top ten markets has been 170% when compared with prices from 12 months ago, with only one of the then leading markets […]Bitcoin News.
05/27/2018 / 10:11:00
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Earlier this month, Bitgrail’s principal Franceso Firano attempted to reopen the Italian cryptocurrency exchange after $170 million in losses and during their legal sorting out. An inside job or software hack, that hasn’t had an official determination, and fingers are still pointing between the exchange’s charismatic operator and crypto devs. International heavy law firm Bonelli […]Bitcoin News.
05/27/2018 / 07:54:16
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It does not happen all that often that blockchain and eSports come together in a meaningful manner. Play2Live is trying to shake things up by hosting a virtual Hearthstone tournament in the coming days. Eight players will participate in this event, which will be streamed to users all over the world. It is another indication that blockchain technology can make interesting things happen. Hearthstone and Play2Live Come Together It is pretty interesting to see how Play2Live is trying to make a name for itself in the gaming industry. For those readers who are unaware of what this platform does, it is a decentralized streaming platform
05/25/2018 / 23:00:56
Starting May 21st, 2018, all users will be able to trade LUC (Level Up Coin) tokens on Yobit, CoinBene, and HitBTC exchanges. By July 2018, LUC token is to be listed on at least four other top crypto exchanges. May 21, 2018, Limassol, Cyprus – Play2Live, the world’s first decentralized streaming platform for gamers and esports fans built on blockchain technology, has reached an agreement with Yobit, CoinBene, and HitBTC – the world’s fourth largest tradingRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
05/22/2018 / 02:00:46
On a par with Bitcoin, new currencies are entering the crypto world. Recently multifunctional gaming platform Game Stars have closed a pre-sale stage with complete sold-out of GST tokens and over 51 ETH and 57 BTC raised. The platform and the token caused a lot of buzz in the blockchain market. Moreover, gaming world show great interest for the project - cyber athletes are willing to join the platform.Bitcoin News.
05/15/2018 / 17:30:44
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The days when crypto and blockchain were relegated to the sidelines are long gone. This disruptive technology is slowly but surely being moved to the center of the playing field, even in the sports industry. We’re not just talking about eSports gambling platforms. We’re talking about real-world interest and well-known names who are showing a keen curiosity for how blockchain technology can be incorporated into this fast-paced industry. According to BBC, premier league football club,Read MoreThe post Could Blockchain be the Future of Football? appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
05/05/2018 / 05:00:55
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Esports – also known as electronic sports – is a form of competition using video games that are played online. Most esports games consist of organized, multiplayer video game competitions between amateur, novice and professional players. Esports is one of the fastest-growing digital markets, with a 33% annual growth rate. Last year, the global esports industry was valued at nearly $500 million. Future projections indicate that revenue for the global esports market will reach $1.65 billion by 2020. And esports will have over 1 billion enthusiasts and viewers by 2023, which will be one-third of all gamers, making it one of
04/26/2018 / 15:00:49
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