An excessive number of regulatory agencies are interfering with the prospects of successful development of cryptocurrencies in Ukraine, according to a high-ranking representative of the country’s central bank. What the sector needs instead is proper regulations and laws that will allow it to grow, the banker insists. Also read: Cryptocurrency Exchanges Eye Russia for Expansion […]Bitcoin News.
01/09/2019 / 03:10:36
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CoinSpeakerShould Universities Create a Courses Around Blockchain Technology?In this guest post, Piers Golden, professional writer and blockchain enthusiast, explains the processes that make blockchain tech unique, revealing why it is critical for universities to introduce courses courses around the tech.Should Universities Create a Courses Around Blockchain Technology?
12/26/2018 / 11:37:21
Despite all efforts, so far businesses haven’t been able to come up with significant applications for private, centralized blockchains as opposed to public distributed ledgers, a new study shows. According to the authors, in most cases corporate blockchain networks are used mainly for database verification and transactions auditing. Also read: Poll Shows 13% of Russians […]Bitcoin News.
12/25/2018 / 17:15:06
The Bison App developed by Sowa Labs, a wholly-owned fintech subsidiary of Börse Stuttgart, the second largest stock exchange in Germany has announced plans to launch a cryptocurrency exchange platform with initial support for Bitcoin, XRP, Ethereum and Litecoin. Making the announcement in a post on its official Twitter account, Bison App revealed that the newCCN
12/24/2018 / 13:24:11
Cryptocurrency transactions are becoming a viable alternative to traditional electronic payments and Russia is no exception to the trend. Recently conducted surveys indicate that a large number of Russians have already started using digital coins for online purchases and many others are willing to try. Also read: Russians to Be Allowed ICO Investments up […]Bitcoin News.
12/23/2018 / 02:00:54
The number of unique addresses on the Bitcoin Core (BTC) network is constantly growing but only 37 percent of them are “economically relevant,” according to a recent study by Chainalysis. The vast majority of them – 86 percent – are controlled by service providers and the rest are used by private investors. Another key finding […]Bitcoin News.
12/21/2018 / 16:45:30
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A Bitcoin millionaire and cryptocurrency loud mouth was arrested in Hong Kong over the weekend for causing mass hysteria after an airdrop of several HK $100 bills from an apartment rooftop. Hong Kong Style ‘Air Drop’ On Saturday (December 15, 2018), Wong Ching-kit; a cryptocurrency promoter caused a stir when he tossed several HK$100 from an apartment rooftop in Hong Kong. According to local media, a viral video of the incident has the man dubbed asRead MoreThe post Crypto Millionaire Literally ‘Airdrops’ $100 Bills From Rooftop in Hong Kong appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
12/17/2018 / 19:00:52
Before cryptocurrencies started to be widely used for speculation, they were first of all meant to be an unstoppable method for people to control their own money. A new example that this is still a needed use case comes from the U.K., where Iranian students have to bypass the banking system which they can no […]Bitcoin News.
12/17/2018 / 10:55:51
Japan’s Financial Services Agency has published its draft report outlining new cryptocurrency regulations. The report contains measures in areas that are not currently addressed in existing laws such as hacking incidents, self-regulation, deemed dealers, privacy coins, and margin trading. Also read: Indian Supreme Court Moves Crypto Hearing, Community Calls for Positive Regulations New Crypto Regulatory Framework […]Bitcoin News.
12/17/2018 / 06:50:57
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CoinSpeakerNow It’s Official: German Stock Exchange Giant to Launch Crypto Trading by Q2 2019The second-largest stock exchange in Germany Boerse Stuttgart is working on the development of a new crypto trading platform.Now It’s Official: German Stock Exchange Giant to Launch Crypto Trading by Q2 2019
12/14/2018 / 11:00:43
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On December 12, Boerse Stuttgart, the second-biggest stock exchange in Germany and the ninth-largest in Europe, said in an official statement that it plans to introduce a crypto trading platform by the second quarter of 2019. Alexander Höptner, the CEO of Boerse Stuttgart GmbH, stated: ''With its combination of technology and banking expertise, solarisBank isCCN
12/14/2018 / 01:15:05
Razer gaming mining, a German stock exchange plans for crypto, crypto users doubled, PAX popularity, and Weiss said it was time to buy bitcoin. Crypto Insider.
12/13/2018 / 23:02:39
A new study confirms the crypto industry has a lot of progress to make to bridge the gender gap. It shows that startups conducting ICOs are still markedly male-dominated – over 85 percent of the team members in the surveyed companies are men. The data also suggests women are even less likely to hold executive […]Bitcoin News.
12/13/2018 / 16:35:07
The Stuttgart stock exchange (Boerse Stuttgart) announced it will launch a crypto trading venue in the first half of 2019 through a partnership with solarisBank. ‘Taking Trading in Cryptocurrencies to the Next Level’ In an announcement today, solarisBank revealed a key partnership that will bring a new product to the crypto market in 2019. Teaming up with the Boerse Stuttgart Group, Germany’s leading floor-based exchange for retail investors and second largest stock exchange, they will launchRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
12/13/2018 / 10:00:24
Germany’s second-largest stock exchange, Boerse Stuttgart, is set to launch crypto trading in the first half of 2019, with ICO token trading coming later.
12/13/2018 / 09:01:08
A survey conducted by fintech specialist Monica Eaton-Cardone found that about 78 percent of retailers will have joined the blockchain revolution by 2023. The market value of blockchain in the retail sector could grow to more than $2.3 billion with a compound annual growth rate of 96.4 percent, the study suggests. 78 Percent of Retailers Will...The post Report: Blockchain in Retail to Grow from $80m to $2.3B by 2023 appeared first on NewsBTC.
11/30/2018 / 08:00:30
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An online platform created in Russia has set a noble goal of making the cryptocurrency industry safer for investors. The project investigates initial coin offerings (ICOs) that have raised suspicions and performs the due diligence for free. A report about each ICO is then published containing а summary of the findings and a conclusion about […]Bitcoin News.
11/20/2018 / 21:05:21
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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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In Sunday’s edition of The Daily, we cover the upcoming launch of a new Visa debit card that will allow users in the U.S. to spend cryptocurrencies through conversion to fiat. We also mention the updated Coinbase wallet and take a look at an educational course that’s going to reward students with digital coins. […]Bitcoin News.
11/18/2018 / 12:45:31
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It’s been a crazy week in cryptocurrency land as a large portion of the community watched the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network split into two chains on Nov. 15. Following the 24 hours of the BCH hash war, an interesting message was found stemming from block height 9 that claims there is an “issue with Segwit.” […]Bitcoin News.
11/17/2018 / 17:20:25
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Japan’s top financial regulator, the Financial Services Agency, has unveiled a plan to regulate cryptocurrency wallet services. The regulator has put forward a number of regulatory measures as well as proposing how to implement them. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space The Plan The Financial Services Agency (FSA) held its ninth cryptocurrency […]Bitcoin News.
11/16/2018 / 01:05:08
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Published on CoinnounceMarket analysis by a leading crypto organization has led to the identification of the decline in the announcement of ICO projects in the third quarter of 2018. As per the report published by CoinGecko, the number of Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) in the third quarter did not match the projects announced and funds raised in […]Coinnounce.
11/03/2018 / 09:05:25
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Japan’s top financial regulator, the Financial Services Agency, has exclusively shared with news.Bitcoin.com the details of its first-ever roundtable on cryptocurrency oversight. Regulators from over 15 countries participated in the event to share information and discuss cryptocurrency regulatory issues. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Crypto Roundtable for Global Regulators The Japanese […]Bitcoin News.
10/23/2018 / 03:30:30
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From all the ICOs listed in 2017, 86% are trading below listing price while 30% have lost almost all value. Heavy Losses for ICO Investors A study conducted by EY on the ICOs that were listed in 2017 reveals that the overall portfolio is down by a massive 66% from the highs hit during January this...Live Bitcoin News.
10/21/2018 / 12:00:13
By all accounts, John Stuart Mill was a prodigy – and if he lived in our times, he would most definitely become interested in developing open-source solutions for Bitcoin. If the English philosopher was capable of learning ancient Greek by the age of three, and five years later was well-acquainted with the dialogues of Plato, […]The post What would John Stuart Mill think about Bitcoin? appeared first on Crypto Insider.
10/19/2018 / 18:01:51
An unfortunate man in Norway was murdered over what appears to be a Bitcoin trade gone wrong. P2P Gone Wrong? What appears to be a trade gone wrong has resulted in the tragic loss of a life in Oslo, Norway. Local Norwegian media outlet TV 2 reported news of the murder on Monday morning. The grizzly stabbing occurred in the 24-year-old’s apartment in the upmarket Oslo neighborhood of Majorstuen. Authorities believe the crime took placeRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/18/2018 / 07:00:41
A joint study conducted by Princeton University and Florida International University has found three-quarters of Bitcoin mining is based in China and warned of the potential risks that could result from the significant geographical centralization of the mining network. Also Read: Worst Cryptocurrencies of 2018 Have Left Some Heavy Bagholders Researchers Argue China is the “Most […]Bitcoin News.
10/14/2018 / 10:00:58
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They‘ve been claiming ''The End is Nigh” for Bitcoin since before most people were aware the ‘beginning’ had occurred. Just this week, a self-described ‘expert’ on international financial markets, has been trash-talking crypto in the US Senate. Yet, an advanced statistical analysis found that the Bitcoin market is actually no different than those of more respected currencies. How Do We Assess Market Stability? After the fall of the Soviet Union, several new financial markets began to emergeRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/12/2018 / 20:00:58
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China has played a critical role in the crypto markets for several years now. A new paper written by academics from Princeton University and Florida International University suggests that China’s growing influence over Bitcoin’s key infrastructure has given the Chinese government the ability to heavily shape, or even destroy, Bitcoin. Bitcoin (BTC) was designed to be impervious to any form of centralized control. Bitcoin’s core infrastructure was built to give all participants in the system aRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/10/2018 / 07:00:24
Published on CoinnounceIn the course of recent months, TRON has made amazing steps inside the blockchain industry. After the test net and main net was formally launched in late June and July this year, TRON proceeded with their efforts and pushed out the primary version of the TRON Virtual Machine (TVM) in August 2018. From that point […]Coinnounce.
10/10/2018 / 06:05:05
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Bitcoin and the entire cryptocurrency market could be on its last legs according to researchers from Juniper Research. The End is Near A recent study by Juniper Research titled, The Future of Cryptocurrency: Bitcoin & Altcoin Trends & Challenges 2018-2023, warns that the current technical setup of the entire cryptocurrency market indicates the possibility of a total market implosion. According to the study, daily Bitcoin (BTC) transaction volume fell from 360,000 in late 2017 toRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
10/10/2018 / 05:00:56
The European securities and markets watchdog ESMA has dedicated over 1 million euros to finance the monitoring of developments in the crypto sector. Also in The Daily this Saturday, Wyoming legislators are working on a bill that would facilitate the provision of banking services to crypto and blockchain companies, and according to a new survey, […]Bitcoin News.
10/06/2018 / 13:50:50
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Irresponsible government borrowing has caused debt in many African countries to reach crisis level. Over the past 10 years, more than $80 billion in bonds have been issued to thirsty European investors by governments in Africa south of the Sahara, with public debt now making up about half of GDP. Bilateral loans, especially from China, add […]Bitcoin News.
10/06/2018 / 03:15:54
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The members of crypto-related Telegram channels have increased in number since the messenger was banned by a Moscow court in April, according to a study covering the top 50 Russian language groups. Despite a decrease in the views of published posts during the summer months, the readership of all examined groups has jumped by 21%, […]Bitcoin News.
09/26/2018 / 02:15:42
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A study has detected stability in the amounts of bitcoin held for both speculation and investment during the last several months through August. Also in The Daily, Opera launches its much-vaunted desktop browser with built-in crypto wallet, a new service offers Venezuelans SMS-controlled platform for cryptocurrency remittances, and website-building platform Wix integrates coin payments for […]Bitcoin News.
09/25/2018 / 11:15:38
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A new study on cryptocurrency trading and custody trends holds that digital currency trading is going to grow by 50 percent in 2019 while overtaking the US Corporate Debt trading volume in 2018. Measurable Growth A study called Crypto Asset Market Coverage Initiation: Trading & Custody reveals that cryptocurrency trading volume is about to grow further. The research shows that digital currency trading volume will overtake the US Corporate Debt trading in 2018. It’s alsoRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
09/24/2018 / 14:00:11
A study examining the widely suspected correlation between Tether issuance and BTC price movement, undertaken by Wang Chun Wei and published by the University of Queensland, has found that USDT grants do not have a “statistically significant” effect on price fluctuations. Despite refuting the correlation between price fluctuations and Tether grants, the study notes a […]Bitcoin News.
09/23/2018 / 21:25:00
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As the field of cryptocurrencies continue gainig popularity, NYU becomes the first university to offer major in blockchain technology.CoinSpeaker.
09/20/2018 / 15:48:43
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Unrestricted access to financial services is one of the main preconditions for achieving economic freedom. However, large portions of the planet’s population, especially in the developing world, remain excluded from the traditional banking system. The unbanked or underbanked citizens of the industrialized, digitized nations is also unexpectedly high, now when almost everyone, everywhere has a […]Bitcoin News.
09/18/2018 / 17:55:20
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Cryptocurrency may be banned in Zimbabwe, but bitcoin is helping ordinary folk make payments bank-free. It makes for a great fit for the more than 10 million Zimbabweans who lack access to basic banking services. And it’s even more beneficial to the banked few, a distrusting lot, keen to protect their savings against bank failure, […]Bitcoin News.
09/13/2018 / 13:20:20
Further advancements in the robotics industry will introduce innovative concepts. Not all of those advancements will be appreciated by the general public, but that is unavoidable. Hal the robot is a very interesting case in this regard. He is a medical training robot born to suffer. Hal is also capable of bleeding and crying, which […]NullTX.
09/11/2018 / 16:00:03
Police in Iceland charged seven individuals for conspiracy, burglary, and theft for stealing from the region’s mining facilities. Iceland prosecutors are charging the suspects with over $871,000 in stolen goods, but the group of individuals are also being sued for $1.7 million in damages from three separate mining firms. Also read: James Bond-Like Villain in $2 […]The post Iceland’s ‘Big Bitcoin Heist’: Suspects Charged With Over $2M in Stolen Mining Rigs appeared first on Bitcoin News.
09/10/2018 / 20:15:04
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Many investors hoped Bitcoin’s price would rally as pressure increases on emerging market currencies like the Turkish Lira. Instead, Bitcoin is following the downward trend of these currencies. Economist Panos Mourdoukoutas, writing for Forbes, describes the prospect of Bitcoin replacing national currencies as a myth. Bitcoin Following Trend Set by Turkey and Argentina Mourdoukoutas believes that Bitcoin (BTC) is following the crash of emerging market currencies like those in countries like Turkey and Argentina. These countriesRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
09/09/2018 / 07:00:11
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Bitcoin has declined over 15 percent in the last two days. Nevertheless, cryptocurrency trader Brian Stutland of CME holds that it’s going to surge back up to $7,250 in the short-term. “We Don’t Need Them” Speaking to CNBC’s Futures Now, Brian Stutland shared his position on the current state of Bitcoin (BTC) . According to the crypto trader, the world’s largest cryptocurrency is going to surge back up to $7,250 in September. I’m looking at the SeptemberRead MoreBitcoinist.com.
09/08/2018 / 04:00:49
Determining the future of Bitcoin and altcoins is very difficult. A lot of things can happen over the coming years. A new survey by Coinbase and Qriously shows students continue to flock to this booming industry. Such developments can give the cryptocurrency ecosystem a healthy boost over the coming years. Students Have High Hopes for...Live Bitcoin News.
09/03/2018 / 23:00:03
The Securities and Exchange Board of India has sent officials to Japan, the UK, and Switzerland to study cryptocurrency and initial coin offerings from each of the three countries’ financial regulators. The securities watchdog aims to engage with international regulators and gain a deeper understanding of their crypto mechanisms and systems in order to improve […]Bitcoin News.
09/03/2018 / 13:05:24
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A global games publisher framework, TriForce Tokens, will unite gaming, advertising and blockchain with its innovative Dynamic Advertising Platform.CoinSpeaker.
08/30/2018 / 15:22:24
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