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Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) has purportedly approved a cryptocurrency exchange operating license for hacked crypto exchange Coincheck


Coinbase Gets Aggressive With Crypto Listing: Lists MakerDao, Golem, Zilliqa  newsBTC

Amid an extended bear market, Coinbase has surprised Bitcoin maximalists and crypto asset diehards alike, recently listing a series of crypto assets seemingly ...


A former institutional trader says everyday retail traders are losing money because they do not get the same market conditions as financial institutions #SPONSORED


U.K. tax body HMRC has provided an in-depth explanation of how cryptocurrency users should pay taxes on their holdings.


FOMO Moments Crypto markets still on the up; Waves and Bitcoin Cash are flying, Tron and Iota following. Following yesterday’s long-awaited crypto market pump things have continued rising for a second day adding another $7 billion into the digital currency pot. This has taken total market capitalization back over $120 billion again and resulted in...

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Bithumb happens to be the largest exchange in South Korea and in an attempt to make its listing procedure more decentralized, the company has launched Pickthumb. The aim of this new venture is to offer means of voting to the participants and allow them to file their opinion regarding the listing of any new project.


Cryptocurrency enthusiasts love to talk about Venezuelan users as an example of bitcoin's subversive potential – but the reality is more complex.


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Probit Exchange is an ambitious crypto exchange project that promises its users the next level of user security and functionality. Officially launched on November 30 this year, the platform aims to distinguish itself by...

Probit Exchange – A User experience and Security Review


SEAT joins Alastria for the development of blockchain technology-based solutions  Green Car Congress

SEAT, a member of the Volkswagen Group, has joined Alastria, the first semi-public multi-sectorial consortium which aims to provide a venue for digital ...


Blockchain Capital Partner Says Future Crypto Investors Will Wonder "Why Didn't I Buy Then?"  Invest In Blockchain

The bitcoin bulls are always saying "buy", but now one bull is saying if you don't buy now you'll be asking yourself "why didn't I buy" in 12-24 months.


Unclear Crypto Regulations Forcing Institutional Traders To Move To OTC Trading Desks Claims Diar Research  Coingape

If you ask 10 people, 9 people would say that Institutional money is expected to trigger the next bull run in crypto markets. It was assumed that the Bitcoin ETF ...


Despite being in a bearish cycle this year, privacy coin Monero (XMR) is looking stronger on the demand front on a long-term basis. According to MoneroBlocks.info, an XMR chain explorer, miners have already mined 16,644,199 units against the total supply of 18.4 million XMR. The unearthing is scheduled to continue until May 31, 2022, by when...

The post 90% of Monero Mined Ahead of Tail Emission in 2022, Big Milestone? appeared first on NewsBTC.


Blockchain Presents A Revolutionary Approach To The Intellectual Property  BTC Wires

The Internet can rightly be identified as a precursor to the blockchain era for many reasons. The internet opened a frontier for easy access to intellectual property.


Australian Tax Office Warns Traders About Declaring Cryptocurrency Profits  CCN

The Australian Taxation Office has reissued a warning to traders to ensure they declare their cryptocurrency profits when reporting their annual revenues.


Crypto Derivatives Exchange LXDX Announces Soft Launch of Live Spot Trading on Platform  CryptoVibes

The LXDX is now open to the public as part of a tiered launch phase including spot trading, deposits, and withdrawals.


StarBox Sets Up Asia-Pacific Blockchain Application Leadership Alliance  Associated Press

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 19, 2018--StarBox recently announced the debut of the Asia-Pacific Blockchain Application Leadership ...


Bitcoin And Cryptocurrencies Categorized As “Crypto-Assets” By Japan's Financial Services Agency  KryptoMoney

Japan's Financial Services Agency (FSA) may put bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies under a single category “crypto-assets”. The action is aimed by the ...


Trading All Markets With Your Crypto Above and Beyond  Bitcoinist

Quantfury introduces a state-of-the-art trading app which conveniently bridges the cryptocurrency and traditional markets in a user-friendly, seamless, and ...


Key Points Bitcoin price extended upsides and traded above the $3,580 and $3,650 resistances against the US Dollar. There is a key bullish trend line formed with support at $3,640 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price remains in a solid uptrend and it could rise towards $4,000...

The post Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC In Clear Uptrend Towards $4,000 appeared first on NewsBTC.


Blockchain Based Banking May Be Launched In Malta  CryptoGround

With the application by RnF Finance and OK Capital, Blockchain based banking is set to become a reality in Malta.


ChainFront's API-as-a-Service to kill blockchain wallets? -  Enterprise Times

ChainFront's APIs enable enterprises to build blockchain applications and eliminate the need for management of digital wallets. As an API-as-a- *service* provider, ...


Digital Asset Management Market In Depth Research and Overview 2018 to 2025  BestWebReporter

This report studies the global Digital Asset Management market size, industry status and forecast, competition landscape and growth opportunity. This research ...


Crypto market rife with pump-and-dump schemes, study shows - Business News  The Star Online

HONG KONG: Scammers have been successfully manipulating the price of digital assets including Bitcoin so they can dump their holdings onto unsuspecting ...


Bit by antiquated bit, democracy is being replaced by crypto  Wired.co.uk

In the coming years, the Alternocracy will emerge as the rule of law preferred by oligarchs and big business.


Crypto Market Extend Gains: Litecoin (LTC), Bitcoin Cash, Tron (TRX), ADA Price Analysis  newsBTC

Bitcoin cash rallied recently above $100 and $115. Litecoin (LTC), Tron (TRX) and Cardano (ADA) are gaining pace and they might continue to move higher.


Jim Duffy comment: Digital assets now face a very real bear market  The Scotsman

There appears to be a sense of impending doom in the global economy. As Jaguar Land Rover announces it will axe up to 5000 job and retailers line up to ...


Chinese Internet Court Uses Blockchain To Combat Online Plagiarism  CCN

An Internet Court launched in Eastern Chinese City Hangzhou will now use blockchain to fight plagiarism for online writers, local Chinese news outlet ...


HTC looking to revamp its phone lineup for 2019 – more blockchain and cryptocurrency, then?  CryptoNewsReview

Is HTC's Exodus 1 phone just the beginning for the smartphone manufacturer? Recently, HTC finally launched into the world its world blockchain and ...


Bit Hit: The Case of the Dark Web Crypto Murder  ZyCrypto

In Illinois, a judge has ruled that a woman suspected of hiring a Dark web hitman must wear a GPS monitoring device, pending the result of.


Transform Group Announces Blockchain Events at CES 2019  Financialbuzz.com

Las Vegas, NV, Dec. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Transform Group, the world's leading blockchain public relations, strategic consulting and events firm, ...


ASX says shock departure of blockchain guru won't affect its rollout  The Sydney Morning Herald

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) said its plans to switchover to blockchain technology are on track despite the surprise departure of high profile chief ...


Crypto market recovery gains traction as bulls take revenge  FXStreet

The cryptocurrency market has a good start of the week - at last. The total value of all digital assets in circulation catapulted from $103B early on.


Crypto Market Rife With Pump-and-Dump Schemes, Study Shows  Bloomberg

Scammers have been successfully manipulating the price of digital assets including Bitcoin so they can dump their holdings onto unsuspecting traders at a ...


Key Highlights Ripple price rallied further and traded above the $0.3600 resistance level against the US dollar. There was a break above an ascending channel with resistance at $0.3520 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair remains supported above $0.3500 and $0.3400, with a bullish angle. Ripple price...

The post Ripple Price Analysis: XRP Resumes Uptrend, $0.4000 Next? appeared first on NewsBTC.


Top three Cryptocurrencies to Watch Out For in the rest of 2018  ZyCrypto

The cryptocurrency market has gone through a tough ride this year with an enduring price decline of all crypto assets. For Bitcoin, the decline from the all-time ...


This SA startup is tackling youth unemployment with blockchain technology – and R3.5 million from Google  Business Insider South Africa

Cape Town-based social start-up Zlto is on a mission to reduce SA's youth unemployment rate with an approach that uses blockchain technology. Zlto's app ...


France Rejects Cryptocurrency-Friendly Tax Amendments  Bitcoin News

France's National Assembly has rejected a number of tax amendments aimed at lowering taxes for cryptocurrency traders and users. Among rejected ...


The Irish High Court has ruled that a convict’s Ethereum, which was discovered after the initial investigation and sentencing, could be confiscated as “proceeds of a crime”


Key Highlights ETH price gained pace and broke the $97 and $99 resistance levels against the US Dollar. There is a connecting bullish trend line formed with support at $97 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair remains in an uptrend and it could continue to move higher towards $108...

The post Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Gains Pace Above $100, Could Test $115 appeared first on NewsBTC.


Crypto miners fight for survival as market turmoil continues  Financial Times

Falling prices and rising costs mean finding efficiencies is key to riding out the storm.


Blythe Masters, CEO of Digital Assets, Hands Over CEO Role to AG Gangadhar  Crowdfund Insider

Blythe Masters, the CEO of software engineering firm DigitalAssets, has stepped down from her leadership role in the firm due to "personal reasons."


A supposed Bitcoin millionaire has reportedly been arrested in Hong Kong for making it “rain cash”


Crypto Could Represent New Asset Class in Next Decade, Says BitMEX CEO  Cointelegraph

News. Bitcoin (BTC) has the potential to become a new asset class in the next ten years, CEO of major crypto derivatives platform BitMEX claimed on the ...


Tagomi, A Digital Asset Brokerage Firm Backed by PayPal Co-Founder Peter Thiel, Officially Launches  Invest In Blockchain

Tagomi Holdings Inc., an electronic brokerage firm for digital assets backed by PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel, has officially launched on December 17, 2018.


The Ghost of Crypto Anarchy  Bitcoinist

Today we bid farewell to the Godfather of the Cypherpunk movement, which gave birth to bitcoin.


Tron (TRX) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Surge Amid Crypto Market Recovery  Ethereum World News

For the first time in what seems like a millennium, the cryptocurrency market has posted stellar performance two days in a row. At the time of writing, per data ...


This post was originally published here Blythe Masters, the CEO of Digital Asset, a tech company that builds products on distributed ledger technology (DLT), has stepped down, according to an announcement published Dec. 18. Per the announcement, Masters has requested to leave for personal reasons after three years of serving at the company. Masters will […]

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Safe Haven Enables Crypto Inheritance through Vechain  Blockchain Reporter

Safe Haven help owners ensure their crypto assets can be inherited by their friends or loved ones. Read more about this Vechain based project here.


Amazon Web Services Gets Into Blockchain With Amazon Managed Blockchain  Bitcoin Exchange Guide

Amazon, the company which is often compared to Bitcoin (as both had their prices spiking during a bubble and then fell later) has been upgrading its blockchain ...


Crypto Market Snapshot - December 18, 2018  CoinCodex

The cryptocurrency market saw another day of green, and the total market capitalization increased by 4.7% to hit $117.8 billion. 85 of the top 100 ...


Galaxy Digital’s Novogratz Does Not Expect Bitcoin Price to Sink Much More  Cointelegraph

News. Mike Novogratz, an ex-Goldman Sachs partner and founder of crypto merchant bank Galaxy Digital, said that he does not expect the Bitcoin (BTC) price to ...


Bitcoin Price Watch: Most Major Cryptocurrencies Are Up  NullTX

At press time, the father of crypto is trading in the high $3,400 range, marking a $50+ price since our previous price article. The big question we're likely asking ...


Coinbase Launches New ‘Feeless’ Crypto-to-Crypto Conversion Feature  Invest In Blockchain

Coinbase has a new feature to save its customers money when exchanging cryptocurrency. It's called "Convert" and seamlessly excahnges one coin for another.


Overstock’s Medici Ventures Acquires 3.6 Million Shares’ Worth of Chainstone Labs Digital Assets  Bitcoin Exchange Guide

Chainstone Labs is a startup for digital securities. To help them get off the ground, Medici Ventures has decided to purchase a portion of their digital assets, ...


Only Sharks Will Feed on the Crypto Market's Elusive Price Bottom  Bitcoin News

2018 was a year of market bull traps and sliding prices. Now, as the year comes to an end, many cryptocurrency traders have been discussing the elusive “price ...


JPMorgan Chase Analysts Say Prolonged Crypto Bear Market Is Scaring Off Institutions  Cointelegraph

News. Analysts from global investment bank JPMorgan Chase believe that the protracted crypto bear market is driving away institutional investors, Bloomberg ...


Blockchain Company Expands to Reno  ThisisReno

The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) announced yesterday that Figure Technologies, a financial technology company leveraging ...


Spain-based energy company ACCIONA will use blockchain to improve the supply chain of its renewable electricity networks


AT&T Seeks A Blockchain Patent to Map Social Media History  Crypto Block Wire, LLC

AT&T, the American telecoms giant, has recently filed for a blockchain patent to map the social media history. The U.S. Patent and Trademark.


A Bitcoin Group Is Organizing A Run On Exchanges  Crypto Briefing

Proof of Keys. Hodlers of Last Resort are organising a coordinated run on third party services, like Bitcoin exchanges and custodial wallets.


A Beginner's Guide to Digibyte Cryptocurrency  BTC Wires

As we have often written about, the crypto sphere is a crowded place to navigate through. While Bitcoin laid the blueprint for cryptocurrencies in general about a ...


JPMorgan analysts state that participation from institutional investors is fading as a result of the current bear market


Institutional Crypto and a New Generation of Wall Street Leaders  CoinDesk

Donna Redel is an angel investor focusing on financial technology, blockchain and emerging technologies, professor of blockchain and a former chairman at the ...


Bitcoin payment processor OpenNode has purportedly raised funds from Tim Draper and early stage venture capital firm Draper Associates


When Cryptocurrency Falls, What Happens to ...  Dark Reading

The fall of cryptocurrency's value doesn't signify an end to cryptomining, but attackers may be more particular about when they use it.


Former Goldman Sachs Trading Executive Bullish on Cryptocurrency  Ethereum World News

Bitcoin (BTC), Cryptocurrency–Despite the falling price for cryptocurrency, which has only managed a slight recovery since experiencing the worst week of ...


Substrate, Parity Technologies' Highly-anticipated Blockchain-Building Framework, Has Arrived  PRNewswire

BERLIN, Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Substrate 1.0 Beta is out now, opening the door to a new wave of innovation in blockchain and decentralised ...


Blythe Masters, CEO of Blockchain Startup Digital Asset, Is Stepping Down  CoinDesk

Blythe Masters, the CEO of distributed ledger technology provider Digital Asset Holdings, has stepped down after three years running the firm. The company ...


Stablecoins, Rather Than Cryptocurrencies, Might Be the Future of Money  Entrepreneur

While the cryptocurrency market is trying to find a bottom after losing over 80 percent of its value since its year-to-date peak, stablecoins are getting more ...


The Crypto Crash  WAMU 88.5

Cryptocurrency had a rough 2018. The big cryptos lost about 80% of their value. So what happened? Is crypto poised for a comeback or are we talking tulips?



Sweetgreen has a plan to tackle one of the most concerning problems impacting the food industry right now  Business Insider

Sweetgreen is investing in blockchain to track and trace the origins of the produce it buys.



Gaming Giant Atari to Launch ‘Blockchain Versions’ of Two Popular Games  Cointelegraph

News. Major gaming company Atari has entered into a license agreement with blockchain startup Animoca Brands to make blockchain versions of two popular ...


Weekly Bitcoin Price Chart The end of the week leads straight into a small rally, which may or may not last. The reasoning behind the rally is the fact that Blockstream launched a satellite that broadcasts the Bitcoin blockchain on the 17th of December, which received good media coverage and impressed a lot of people. 


Atari and startup Animoca Brands will launch blockchain versions of the popular mobile games “RollerCoaster Tycoon Touch” and “Goon Squad.”


Maltese Blockchain Bank Set to Start Operations by Mid-2019  Coinspeaker

The Malta-based company RnF Finance Limited is awaiting permission from the Malta Financial Authority Services to act as a credit institution and provide ...


Blockchain, blockchain, blockchain: The 10 most popular startup news articles for 2018  SmartCompany.com.au

Looking at what StartupSmart readers liked the most this year, one clear trend sticks out: blockchain and Bitcoin were the hottest topics of 2018.


A region in Southern Russia holds a successful blockchain vote with 40K participants


Russian Region Conducts Blockchain Election With 40K Participants  Cointelegraph

News. Saratov Oblast, a region in Southern Russia, has conducted a reportedly successful blockchain election with 40,000 participants, according to a press ...


Syscoin Platform – Putting Business on the Blockchain  Invest In Blockchain

Today, Syscoin is unveiling a new website and logo, an updated roadmap, and the formation of the new Syscoin Foundation. The Netherlands, Eindhoven: The ...


Western Union Says It's Ready for Crypto, Tests With Ripple and XRP-Based xRapid  The Daily Hodl

Remittance giant Western Union says it's closely watching the pace of global cryptocurrency adoption and is ready to add crypto as a payment option for its ...


As we wrap up 2018, crypto players are starting to publicly come out with their Bitcoin price forecasts for the new year. Some are bearish, using the fact that BTC was nearing $20 thousand this time last year. Others, however, continue to be bullish. Spencer Bogart of Bitcoin Capital is one of the latter.

Spencer Bogart Remains Bullish of Bitcoin Price

In a recent interview with CNBC, when asked whether he believes BTC will hit $50,000, Spencer Bogart said yes, but maybe not as soon as bulls are forecasting.

“Absolutely it can go that ...


“… But what if the government was to turn the internet off..?” I am sure you have all heard this argument before when you have been explaining to someone how robust the Bitcoin security model is and how even Interpol would be biting off far more than they could chew by attempting to bring the network...

The post Bitcoin Is Here to Stay: Blockstream Satellite Expansion Makes Sure of It appeared first on NewsBTC.


Transform Group Announces Blockchain Events at CES 2019  GlobeNewswire

Leading Blockchain PR, Strategy, and Events Firm Welcomes Cryptocurrency Community to Kick Off the New Year with Three Exclusive Events in Las Vegas.


Blockchain Technology Commentary: Making blockchain accessible to global supply chains  JOC.com

We're doing with blockchain, albeit in a slightly different way, what Tesla did with its patents.


The Crypto Crash . News  OPB News

2017 and 2018 saw the heady rise and the crazy crash of cryptocurrency. It was a wild ride. But what's at the end? Will crypto start the long, slow climb to ...


The Crypto Crash : Planet Money  NPR

Cryptocurrency had a rough 2018. The big cryptos lost about 80% of their value. So what happened? Is crypto poised for a comeback or are we talking tulips?


TrustED Launches Educational Blockchain-Based Project for Universities, Graduates and Companies to Transform the Global Hiring Process  TechStartups.com

Adelaide, Australia— TrustED announces the launch of its blockchain-based platform set to revolutionize the process of how academic credentials are verified.


Here’s what we know about Mick Mulvaney, Trump’s new chief of staff who has endorsed both Bitcoin and Blockchain


Binance Labs Launches 8 Blockchain Startups  CCN

Binance Labs recently announced the launch of eight projects which have been incubated over the course of the last few months. The San Francisco chapter of ...


New Zealand’s Callaghan Innovation Report Show How Blockchain Can Benefit the Info Tech Sector  Bitcoin Exchange Guide

According to a new report made by a New Zealand's innovation agency called Callaghan Innovation, the third biggest sector of New Zealand, which is ...


According to Bloomberg, cryptocurrency stablecoin Tether (USDT) has enough fiat dollars to back its tokens in circulation. No doubt, many readers will scorn that this is just another rumor as Tether is synonymous with controversy.

What’s going on?

Tether has Fiat Dollars

The original stablecoin has faced a myriad of controversy since the middle of this year when investors began questioning the validity of its purported 1 for 1 token value.

A stablecoin works by having enough fiat reserves to equal the number of tokens issued. This means that 1 Tether would ...


Novogratz: Interest Left Crypto for Macro, But Bitcoin Will Emerge As Store of Value  newsBTC

Mike Novogratz believes that investor interest in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum have left the market for macro trading.


Korean Gov’t Pilots Blockchain for Logistics Innovation in Country’s Largest Port  Cointelegraph

News. Two South Korean government ministries have launched a blockchain pilot for port logistics innovation, according to a press release from the country's ...


German Bank Tests Blockchain For Development In Africa  ETHNews

A new blockchain trial aims to solve transparency and infrastructural challenges related to international development.


Medici Ventures Completes $3.6 Million Securities Token Transfer Using The Ravencoin Blockchain  Forbes

Medici Ventures conducted a digital securities token transfer representing its equity ownership in Chainstone Labs. The Chainstone digital security token is one ...


Nobel Laureate Paul Romer: The Best is Yet to Come for Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies Innovations  Bitcoin Exchange Guide

While cryptos may be reaching their respective bottoms and lower supports, innovation and potential for institutional use and application are nowhere near that.


Overstock.com’s investment wing, Medici Ventures, has successfully purchased digital tokens representing 3.6 million shares from Chainstone Labs, a digital securities company. The shares represents Medicis’s 29.6 percent stake in the startup, worth $3.6 million. They mark Chainstone’s first step in venturing into the security token market, which itself is in the inception phase. Medici is gearing […]

The post Overstock’s Medici Acquires Digital Tokens Representing Startup Equity Shares appeared first on Crypto Quick News.


The Cyberlaw Law Podcast: Blockchain Takes Over The Podcast  Lawfare

On December 17th, Alan Cohn hosted the 244th episode of The Cyberlaw Podcast. We took a deep dive into all things blockchain and cryptocurrency, ...


The Crypto Space Is A Void  Forbes

Major blockchain technology ventures are laying off workers. If blockchain tech is to find product/market fit, crypto entrepreneurs should learn about how the ...


AERUM Blockchain to Deliver Bethereum Social Betting Platform with Ethereum Sidechain Solutions  Bitcoin Exchange Guide

AERUM, which has been considered to be the next generation in the infrastructure surrounding the blockchain technology, a platform that has been designed for ...


Bitcoin’s Survival Odds for the Crypto Winter are Much Higher than Any Other Blockchain Asset  Bitcoin Exchange Guide

During 2017, Bitcoin had an incredible bull run. Its price moved from just under $1,000 to $20,000 at the end of the year. This allowed several crypto bullish ...


Blockchain Alliance Formed for Entertainment Industry  Hollywood Reporter

A group of companies in the entertainment industry have formed the Blockchain Global Entertainment Alliance, a new non-profit aimed at promoting blockchain ...


Medici Ventures Completes $3.6 Million Securities Token Transfer Using Ravencoin Blockchain for Equity Purchase in Chainstone Labs  GlobeNewswire

SALT LAKE CITY , Dec. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Medici Ventures, the leading blockchain accelerator and subsidiary of Overstock.com, Inc., has ...


Coinbase is now new and improved—watch out Binance! The US’s most popular cryptocurrency exchange announced yesterday it has added crypto-to-crypto trading.

Coinbase Crypto-to-Crypto Trading

Starting today, you can convert one crypto to another on Coinbase. Conversions are available between Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH), Ethereum Classic (ETC), Litecoin (LTC), 0x (ZRX), or Bitcoin Cash (BCH).
It's Day 8 of 12 Days of Coinbase. Learn more: https://t.co/VshJf7FOMZ pic.twitter.com/wLyJPfkKcA

— Coinbase (@coinbase) December 17, 2018

Starting today on the exchange, investors are now able to convert between six different digital currencies. ...


Blockchain Can Fulfil its Promise of Global Business Transformation, says Rafal Szymanski  Ethereum World News

Rafal Szymanski, CEO of Global Tech Makers, believes that blockchain has the potential to be more than just a buzzword. The IT guru says that technology can ...


Investing in Cryptocurrency  Daily Forex Report

Cryptocurrency is a digital currency that was designed as a medium of exchange to cope with the rapid growth of technology in securing financial transactions.


Zurcoin Co-Founder: Most Crypto Exchanges Are Manipulators  Cryptovest

Daniel Mark Harrison, a co-founder of Zurcoin, a currency claimed to be a hybrid of Quark and Bitcoin, has accused the majority of cryptocurrency exchanges of ...


BitMEX CEO Claims The Future Of Trading Will Be All Day Every Day 24/7 Asset Exchanging  Bitcoin Exchange Guide

BitMEX CEO and co-founder Arthur Hayes was recently asked about the future of crypto on a podcast. Hayes claims that the 24/7 trading we see in the crypto ...


Hedge funds to start-ups, industry feels crypto pain  CNBC

This time last year, bitcoin was cruising to $20000. Fast forward 12 months, and bitcoin is trading around $3300 while other cryptocurrencies have reversed ...


Kepler Technologies Launches LUKRUM Portfolio Tracker Application with Advanced Tools for Streamlined Crypto Asset Management  Ethereum World News

Kepler Technologies has just introduced LUKRUM, a crypto portfolio tracker app designed to help users with valuable insights on the most profitable trading ...


U.S.-based venture capitalist Tim Draper has invested $1.25 million in OpenNode, a bitcoin-only payments processing startup.


Following yesterday’s rally that allowed the cryptocurrency markets to regain much of last week’s losses, Bitcoin has been able to sustain above $3,500 and most altcoins have continued to rise. The market’s recent move appears to have validated the recent lows as a strong level of support. At the time of writing, Bitcoin is trading up...

The post Bitcoin Sustains Above $3,500 After Widespread Market Rally appeared first on NewsBTC.


Tagomi prime brokerage service launches for crypto  Business Insider

Crypto traders say the move is a positive step towards attracting more Wall Street money into digital assets.


EOS Surges in Crypto Bounce With Active Daily DApp Users Nearly Double the Number on Ethereum  dailyhodl.com

EOS is now the fourth largest cryptocurrency by market cap, surpassing Litecoin, Stellar and Tether, according to data from CoinMarketCap. EOS reached $2.52 ...


Pros are ditching the bitcoin market, JPMorgan says  Colorado Springs Gazette

The prolonged digital-asset slump is scaring off institutional players, according to JPMorgan Chase & Co., suggesting a fulcrum for cryptocurrency markets is ...


Is The Future For Bitcoin A Dark One? Crypto Experts Share Opinions On The Blockchain Asset Market  Bitcoin Exchange Guide

Is The Road Ahead A Dark One For Bitcoin? Experts Give Their Opinions On The Cryptocurrency And Blockchain Market. It's no lie to say that the blockchain and ...


eToro Survey Shows Investors Interest in Crypto Asset Education is Growing Stronger  Bitcoin Exchange Guide

Although there we are in a bear market since the beginning of the current year, the interest in learning about cryptocurrencies remains. According to a new ...


Poor Performing Blockchain and Crypto Businesses Lay Off Staff to Cut Costs as Economy Feels the Pressure  Bitcoin Exchange Guide

Cryptocurrency and blockchain businesses are feeling the pinch that's affected the entire market this year. This has seen some of them laying off employees.


SEC’s Bitcoin ETF Rejections All Cite Poor Safeguards and Widespread Crypto Market Manipulation  Bitcoin Exchange Guide

The Consensus Invest Conference held in November had a lot of notable speakers. But one of the most important was Jay Clayton, SEC Chairman. Clayton ...


Over 80% of the Top 25 BTC Pairs on Coinmarketcap is Wash Traded, Says Blockchain Transparency Institute  Invest In Blockchain

Blockchain Transparency Institute has done an investigation into wash trading among crypto exchanges, which is a huge problem and damaging to the market.


For healthcare data security, blockchain can be a valuable piece of the puzzle  MobiHealthNews

Blockchain can protect data integrity and streamline patient consent, but it should be used in conjunction with other technologies and procedures.


JPMorgan Analyst Claims Crypto Bear Market Is Scaring Off Institutional Investors From Entering  Bitcoin Exchange Guide

Professional and institutional investors want to be where the money is flowing. Unfortunately, during a bear market, money is generally flowing down the trend, ...


At WebSummit 2018, in early November, YoniAssia, Chief Executive of eToro,announced the launch of GoodDollar:an ecosystem-led project that explores how cryptocurrency and blockchaintechnology may reduce inequality through models based on universal basic income(UBI). Lessthan two weeks later, on November 19, GoodDollar’s first community event tookplace, in Berlin, and was designed to establish an OpenUBI ecosystem.


These crypto experts say this is how Bitcoin can recover in 2019  Stockhead

Exactly a year ago cryptocurrencies were surging, every day another ASX shell was announcing a move into the overheated sector, and Bitcoin was coming off ...


First Major Christmas 2018 Crypto Scam Targets Basic Attention Token  NullTX

As the Christmas holidays are almost upon us, there will be notable increase in the number of financial scams and phishing attempts. The cryptocurrency ...


eToro Survey: 44% of Investors Identify Education As Main Barrier To Crypto Trading  Forbes

A new survey from eToro has found that nearly half of online investors state that a lack of educational resources is the main reason for not trading crypto.


Iran Minister Indicates Support for Blockchain, Both Public and Private Uses  CryptoGlobe

Mr. Daliri, representing the office of the Vice President of Science and Technology, mentioned his ministry's interest in both public and private implementations of ...


Crypto millionaire Erik Finman warns Bitcoin is ‘dead’ as cryptocurrency crash continues  The Irish Sun

The 19-year-old first invested $1000 in Bitcoin when he was 12 - and cashed it in last year to make $4million (£3162800)


CryptoNinjas

The PlayChip Foundation, overseers of the PlayChip Universal Gaming Token for betting, gaming, and fantasy sports, today has announced the listing of its PlayChip token on Independent Reserve, Australia’s first regulated bitcoin exchange. PlayChip will be the first...

PlayChip gaming token listing confirmed on Independent Reserve


Blockchain Builds Trust Using Math  wgbh.org

Kevin Werbach has written a book about how blockchain requires a new way of thinking about trust.


Atari Partners With Startup to Make Blockchain Versions of Popular Titles like Roller Coaster Tycoon  CCN

Renowned game maker Atari Inc. announced a license agreement with Animoca Brands Limited, a subsidiary of Animoca Brands Corporation Limited, giving it ...


Israel now has a Ripple “representative” in the form of GMT


Cryptocurrencies versus a Financial Crisis  Coindoo

The cryptocurrency owners did not come into contact with the key factor that allows assessing the durability of any given market - the financial crisis.


CryptoNinjas

Today, Bluehill, a blockchain incubator, and accelerator announced the establishment of its special fund “Pioneer” with a total value of $30 million. Bluehill’s Pioneer fund will help to finance DApp developers and incubate promising DApp...

Bluehill Foundation launches $30 million fund focusing on the IOST DApp ecosystem


Two Crypto Companies Temporarily Suspended by Italy’s Market Regulator  Cryptovest

Italy's stock market regulator, CONSOB, has temporarily suspended the local services of two cryptocurrency companies – Bitsurge Token and Project Crypto ...


JP Morgan: "Participation by financial institutions in Bitcoin trading appears to be fading". But is that really a correct claim?  CaptainAltcoin

The prolonged cryptocurrency plummet is off putting for institutional players, according to JPMorgan Chase & Co., suggesting a change of feelings for ...


CryptoNinjas

Parity Technologies announced today that the Substrate 1.0 Beta is out now, which seeks to assist in blockchain and decentralized application development. Substrate is an open-source technology stack that makes it easy to create...

Parity releases beta of Substrate technology stack for blockchain app development


Parity releases beta of Substrate technology stack for blockchain app development  CryptoNinjas

Parity Technologies announced today that the Substrate 1.0 Beta is out now, which seeks to assist in blockchain and decentralized application development.


Scam artists have tried just about every trick in the book to relieve people of their Bitcoin in recent years. The latest effort is rather lacking in the sophistication department, however. A report in Bleeping Computer states that people have been receiving emails that are apparently from the owner of a dark web site offering...

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Western Union releases video claiming it is ready for cryptocurrencies, but is it?  Chepicap

Western Union recently released a short video in which it explains that it is ready to begin working with cryptocurrencies. That being said, the video does seem to ...


Belgium's Financial Watchdog Updates Crypto Scam Blacklist to Total 113 Sites  Cointelegraph

News. Belgium's Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) has updated its crypto-related fraud blacklist to include a new total of 113 sites, in a *fresh* alert ...


The Goobit Group Opens Exchange for Global Trading in Cryptocurrency, Nova Exchange, on Monday 3/12  Toshi Times

This is a submitted sponsored story. ToshiTimes.com urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or *service* ...


Ripple Says Banks Are Not Using XRP-Powered xRapid or Cryptocurrency Due to Regulatory Uncertainty  The Daily Hodl

Banks are hesitant to use Ripple's XRP-powered cross-border payment solution xRapid – or any other cryptocurrency – due to regulatory uncertainty, according ...


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SONM, a decentralized computing platform, and Teleport, a blockchain-driven CDN project, have announced a partnership to power the Teleport CDN with computing resources available on the SONM platform. In November 2018, companies conducted integration...

SONM and Teleport partner to power blockchain driven decentralized CDN


Coinbase lets you convert one cryptocurrency into another  TechCrunch

It's hard to believe that you still had to convert your BTC into USD in order to buy ETH on Coinbase. The company is finally adding direct ...


CryptoCann™ Report: Report finds 80% of Bitcoin trading pairs wash traded; John Wayne"s ranch may be the perfect spot to grow cannabis  Proactive Investors USA & Canada

A Blockchain Transparency Institute report found that 80% of CoinMarketCap's top 25 Bitcoin trading pairs are wash traded, a practice in which traders buy and ...


Change Healthcare acquires blockchain startup PokitDok's assets  MedCity News

Change Healthcare, which is majority-owned by McKesson, will integrate PokitDok's APIs into its existing Intelligent Healthcare Network, which relies on ...


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RigoBlock, the decentralized asset management protocol, has today launched its highly anticipated token sale. RigoBlock is offering participants GRG tokens in exchange for ETH which can be used to create, interact and participate in...

RigoBlock token sale for decentralized asset management protocol now live