Daily Crypto Roundup 10/12/2018

Neutral Daily Crypto Roundup 10/12/2018

There's never a dull day in crypto. Even in a bear market. Microsoft develops blockchain products, Ethereum announces upgrades, Gemini plans to list Litecoin, and Justin Sun gives a very non-specific partnership announcement. Check it out in today's roundup!

How Brave Is Reinventing The Internet

The Brave browser is gaining momentum as a viable alternative option for private and secure browsing. Brenden Eich (former CEO of Mozilla) launched the Basic Attention Token Initial Coin Offering (ICO) last year. BAT tokens are used in coordination with the Brave browser for contributions, ads, etc.

Eich also stated the need for GDPR-like regulatory standard, in a letter to U.S. regulators.

Read on Crypto Insider

Microsoft Is Pushing New Blockchain ID Products (But There's Pushback, Too)

Microsoft recently released its plans to help users with their private information. They are developing personal encrypted data storage for users, among other products. This is perhaps one of the most applicable use cases for blockchain technology. It would allow users to keep their data private, but still use it for third-party verification with user permission.

Microsoft also plans to develop a type of wallet app that helps manage data usage permission.

Read on CoinDesk

Constantinople Nears: Ethereum's Next Hard Fork Is On Track For 2018

Ethereum developers announced upgrades that were "coded into all major Ethereum clients, including those by the Ethereum Foundation and U.K. startup Parity" CoinDesk reports. The upgrade is not active yet but will be at some point this year (likely).

This upgrade to Ethereum includes further optimization and a decrease in block rewards for mining.

Read on CoinDesk

Winklevoss Twins' Gemini Crypto Exchange Gets Regulatory Green Light For Litecoin Trading

Big exchanges are starting to add new coins and tokens, as seen in the Coinbase addition of ZRX yesterday. Today, Gemini announced reception of approval to list Litecoin (LTC). Gemini seeks to comply with regulation, making their listing of assets notable news.

Gemini also plans to list Bitcoin Cash (BCH) but has decided to delay those plans.

"Some of [the] forks [currently under discussion] lack the replay protection feature that would be required for Gemini to safely support Bitcoin Cash. Because of this situation, we are delaying our launch of Bitcoin Cash deposits, withdrawals, and trading until late November, after the forks have passed and we can evaluate the health of the Bitcoin Cash ecosystem" reports CoinTelegraph.

Read on CoinTelegraph

TRON's CEO Tweets Of Forthcoming Partnership With 'Industry Giant' Valued At '$10s Of Billions'

TRON CEO Justin Sun made a tweet today, alluding to significant partnership in the works. Sun tweets, "Finally, first time to partner with tens of billions USD valuation industry giant. Guess the name".

Finally, First time to partner with tens of billions USD valuation industry giant. Guess the name 😊#TRON #TRX $TRX

- Justin Sun (@justinsuntron) October 12, 2018

TRON (TRX) is the 11th largest crypto asset on coinmarketcap.com. TRON is known for their big partnership announcements.

Read on CoinTelegraph

10/12/2018 / 22:46:36 Source: cryptoinsider

Altcoins | Bitcoin | Daily Recap | Ethereum | Bitcoin Cash | Coinbase | Gemini | Litecoin | TRON | | ETH|LTC|BTC|Market|Blockchain
BTC
1 BTC=$3,606.08
XRP
1 XRP=$0.3400
ETH
1 ETH=$96.76
XUC
1 XUC=$2.21
EOS
1 EOS=$2.62
BCH
1 BCH=$102.69

News Feed 50

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12/18/2018 / 22:31:14
Ccn Neutral - Wanchain 3.0 Adds Loopring Enabling On-Chain Decentralized Trading read more.
12/18/2018 / 22:19:57
Bitcoinist Neutral - Binance CEO Says ‘It Doesn’t Have to Be a Competition’ With Coinbase read more.
12/18/2018 / 22:00:09
Cointelegraph Neutral - Gaming Giant Atari to Launch ‘Blockchain Versions’ of Two Popular Games read more.
12/18/2018 / 22:00:00
Coinspeaker Neutral - Maltese Blockchain Bank Set to Start Operations by Mid-2019 read more.
12/18/2018 / 21:59:43
Cointelegraph Neutral - Russian Region Conducts Blockchain Election With 40K Participants read more.
12/18/2018 / 21:45:00
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12/18/2018 / 21:30:37
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12/18/2018 / 21:20:00
Ccn Neutral - Binance Labs Launches 8 Blockchain Startups read more.
12/18/2018 / 21:16:31
Newsbtc Neutral - Novogratz: Interest Left Crypto for Macro, But Bitcoin Will Emerge As Store of Value read more.
12/18/2018 / 21:02:27
Bitcoin.Com Neutral - Cointext Rolls Out Mobile BCH Services in Bangladesh, Now Services 38 Countries read more.
12/18/2018 / 20:55:03
Cointelegraph Neutral - Korean Gov’t Pilots Blockchain for Logistics Innovation in Country’s Largest Port read more.
12/18/2018 / 20:54:00
Cryptoinsider Neutral - VeChain: Supply chain management protocol for counterfeit prevention read more.
12/18/2018 / 20:43:28
Coindesk Neutral - Overstock’s Medici Acquires Digital Tokens Representing Startup Equity Shares read more.
12/18/2018 / 20:41:31
Ccn Neutral - Bull Gone: Bitcoin Price Forming Doji to Signal Potential Trend Reversal read more.
12/18/2018 / 20:21:38
Themerkle Positive - Bitcoin Cash Price Rises to $100 And Overtakes Litecoin read more.
12/18/2018 / 20:00:51
Newsbtc Neutral - Bitcoin Sustains Above $3,500 After Widespread Market Rally read more.
12/18/2018 / 20:00:36
Coindesk Neutral - Tim Draper Invests $1.25 Million in Bitcoin Payments Processor OpenNode read more.
12/18/2018 / 20:00:06
Cryptoglobe Neutral - The Week: Stablecoin Basis Folds, Revolut Wins Banking License, Swiss Crypto Exchange Launching read more.
12/18/2018 / 20:00:00
Ccn Neutral - Stablecoin Company Tether Ltd. Made $6.6 Million in Interest from January to July 2018, Report Does Not Confirm Full Cash Reserves read more.
12/18/2018 / 19:23:04
Ethnews.Com Neutral - German Bank Tests Blockchain For Development In Africa read more.
12/18/2018 / 19:09:38
Themerkle Neutral - First Major Christmas 2018 Crypto Scam Targets Basic Attention Token read more.
12/18/2018 / 19:02:37
Bitcoinist Neutral - Blockstream Satellite Now Means Most Of The World Can Use Bitcoin Without Internet read more.
12/18/2018 / 19:00:09
Cryptoglobe Neutral - Iran Minister Indicates Support for Blockchain, Both Public and Private Uses read more.
12/18/2018 / 19:00:00
Ccn Neutral - Atari Partners With Startup to Make Blockchain Versions of Popular Titles like Roller Coaster Tycoon read more.
12/18/2018 / 18:56:55
Cointelegraph Neutral - Israel: Financial Services Firm GMT Joins RippleNet read more.
12/18/2018 / 18:52:00
Cryptopotato Neutral - EOS Block Producers Are in Risk of Bankruptcy Despite The Recent 25% Price Gain read more.
12/18/2018 / 18:34:32
Newsbtc Negative - Bitcoin Scam Alert: Criminals Demand BTC Payment to Call Off Hit Man read more.
12/18/2018 / 18:30:39
Ccn Neutral - Education The Biggest Barrier Preventing Online Investors From Purchasing Cryptocurrency read more.
12/18/2018 / 18:23:47
Cointelegraph Neutral - Belgium's Financial Watchdog Updates Crypto Scam Blacklist to Total 113 Sites read more.
12/18/2018 / 18:22:00
Cryptoglobe Neutral - BitMEX Trading Volume Way Down After Supports Broken read more.
12/18/2018 / 18:00:00
Coinspeaker Neutral - 550,000+ Hotels in 210 Countries Can Now be Booked with XRP read more.
12/18/2018 / 17:59:51
Cointelegraph Neutral - A Year After $20K, Blockchain Capital Exec Says Investors Will Regret Not Buying in Now read more.
12/18/2018 / 17:59:00
Themerkle Neutral - Institutional Investors No Longer Interested in Bitcoin: JP Morgan read more.
12/18/2018 / 17:41:35
Blokt Neutral - Japan’s New Crypto Regulation Draft Report Is Ready read more.
12/18/2018 / 17:29:23
Trustnodes Neutral - ICOs Now Trading on Exchanges With Investors’ ETH read more.
12/18/2018 / 17:28:21
Coinnounce Neutral - Bitcoin institutional adoption rising: BTC price analysis read more.
12/18/2018 / 17:24:41
Newsbtc Neutral - Electricity Consumption of Bitcoin is a Non-Issue: Solar Energy is Free in Some Regions read more.
12/18/2018 / 17:01:42
Blokt Neutral - NewEconoLab’s NeoRay Will Make NEO Smart Contract Development Easier read more.
12/18/2018 / 16:59:35
Financemagnates Neutral - eToro Survey Finds Huge Demand for Cryptocurrency Education read more.
12/18/2018 / 16:59:02
Bitcoin.Com Neutral - Transnistria Welcomes Crypto Miners, Plans to Expand the Industry read more.
12/18/2018 / 16:55:50
Ccn Neutral - Bitcoin Bear Market Is Scaring Off Institutional Investors, Claims JPMorgan read more.
12/18/2018 / 16:54:56
Coinspeaker Neutral - Basis Shutting Down Due to Regulatory Pressure read more.
12/18/2018 / 16:54:31
Ethnews.Com Neutral - Daily Byte: Tuesday, December 18, 2018 read more.
12/18/2018 / 16:43:07
Blokt Neutral - AlterVerse Will Adopt Enjin Blockchain for All of Its 17 Gaming Worlds read more.
12/18/2018 / 16:29:35
Cryptopotato Neutral - Crypto Market Update Dec.18: One Year Passed Since Bitcoin’s ATH. Following The Correction, What’s Next? read more.
12/18/2018 / 16:29:15
Cryptoinsider Neutral - ‘Proof of Keys’ is coming, but what is it? read more.
12/18/2018 / 16:26:28
Blokt Neutral - Dogecoin [DOGE] Exits Trading Range With 19% Surge read more.
12/18/2018 / 16:09:19
Ccn Neutral - Global Debt Hits $184 Trillion and 11.4% of it is From the US: Big Bubble? read more.
12/18/2018 / 16:02:57
Negative
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Neutral
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Positive
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Mixed
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Latest comments:

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Hey Sam, how is it going? But I must explain to you how all this mistaken idea of denouncing of a pleasure and praising pain was born
3 min
Pretty good. Doing my homework.. No one rejects, dislikes, or avoids pleasure itself, because it is pleasure, but because
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Any chance to go out? To take a trivial example, which of us ever undertakes laborious physical exercise, except to obtain some advantage
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.. Maybe 40-50 mins. I don't know exactly. On the other hand, we denounce with righteous indignation and dislike men who are so beguiled
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Anyway sounds great! These cases are perfectly simple and easy to distinguish.