24-May-2019

5 months ago

GlobalCoin: 5 things you need to know about Facebook’s cryptocurrency – via Chepicap
Facebook is making its entry into the world of cryptocurrency. According to a report of the BBC, the social media giant will launch ‘GlobalCoin’ in 2020. Here’s everything we know about Facebook’s cryptocurrency so far.

5 months ago

No, Bulgaria didnot HODL Bitcoin worth $1.6B, Finance Minister claimed – via Bitcoinist
The curious case of Bulgaria’s alleged hoard of 200,000 bitcoins resurfaced again this week as sources claimed the Balkan country was HODLing cryptocurrency.

5 months ago

Kraken paid 250 employees in Bitcoin in April: ‘More opting for crypto’ – via Chepicap
Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has paid 250 employees their salaries in Bitcoin in April. That’s more than 25% of their staff.

5 months ago

Lengindblock’s Kelly Petterson Talks Crypto Lending and the Coming Institutional Influx – via Cryptoglobe
As we seem to be on the cusp of greater institutional involvement in crypto, the race is on for crypto companies to fulfil the roles that exist in traditional financial markets. One company trying to do just that is Lendingblock. Founded in 2017, its platform allows institutional investors to lend and borrow cryptoassets – something that occupies an important position in legacy markets.

5 months ago

XRP: Google Chrome extension to detect trustworthiness of select XRP addresses goes live – via AMBCRYPTO
The XRP community is vast and perhaps, the most active community in the crypto-ecosystem. The community’s active presence has led to many developers and new users flocking to the ecosystem. This has also led to the development of several XRP-centric products for the ecosystem.

5 months ago

Bitfinex’s LEO tokens to be listed on a Chinese exchange, ZB.COM – via AMBCRYPTO
Bitfinex’s LEO tokens, a hot topic of discussion on crypto-Twitter recently, is now going to be listed on a Chinese exchange, ZB.COM. The tokens will go live on May 28 and will be paired against USDT.

5 months ago

Hollywood Producer Raises $100 Million for Media-Focused Security Token – via Coindesk
Proxima Media, a firm founded by film producer Ryan Kavanaugh, has raised $100 million for a token that allows investment in media content.

5 months ago

Blockchain Scalability May Improve According to Moore’s Law, Claims Tyler Winklevoss – via beincrypto
Tyler Winklevoss, co-founder of the Gemini exchange, suggested that blockchain scalability may increase exponentially over time.

5 months ago

Security Token Platform iSTOX Admitted to Central Bank Sandbox – via Coindesk
Operating within the sandbox since the start of this month, iSTOX is now onboarding its first batch of issuers and investors to enable trading of digitized securities on its platform from Q4 of this year, the firm announced in a Medium post Friday.

5 months ago

LocalBitcoins Bans Bitcoin Buying in Iran in Blow to Rising Crypto Commerce – via Coindesk
LocalBitcoins has officially shut off service for Iran-based users, a move that follows weeks of rising rial trading volumes on the platform.

5 months ago

Binance drops major hint: margin trading coming soon, BNB hits ATH – via Chepicap
Binance tweeted two screenshots of an updated exchange interface, one in dark mode and one in light mode. ‘Dark mode or Light mode?’, the exchange asked their followers. But those who paid attention noticed what interface Binance actually was sharing.

5 months ago

Netflix Could Utilize Blockchain Technology to Battle Disney – via beincrypto
Disney+ is expected to launch in the United States and threaten Netflix’s market dominance. In order to maintain its competitive advantage, Netflix could feasibly integrate blockchain technology into its service.

5 months ago

Satoshi Nakamoto is easy to get through; can be found by fools, claims John McAfee – via AMBCRYPTO
McAfee said that he chose not to reveal Satoshi Nakamoto’s real identity because “uncovering the secret” could potentially have him extradited, since going against the will of one of the richest men in the world would put him in “deep shit.”

5 months ago

‘GlobalCoin’: Bitcoin Rival to Be Launched in Q1 2020 by Facebook – via U.TODAY
According to a new BBC report, Facebook, the US social media giant, is set to launch its own cryptocurrency in Q1 2020. More details that pertain to its highly anticipated foray into crypto are going to be revealed this summer.

5 months ago

Brave browser now lets you tip on Twitter, Youtube, and Twitch – via Chepicap
Brave browser, which has seen tremendous growth over the past year, has now implemented a tipping ability on popular social media websites and lets users tip BAT to their favorite content providers

5 months ago

Cobinhood rumored bankruptcy increasingly looks like an exit scam – via FXSTREET
The Taiwan-based cryptocurrency exchange Cobinhood has reportedly filed for bankruptcy and appointed a liquidator to deal with staff lay-offs. However, the contradictory information and the lack of response from the management provokes the rumors of an exit scam.

5 months ago

Crypto Events for today – via Cryptocalendar.pro
1. Nxt (NXT) — Blockchain Summit in Lagos
2. FCoin Token (FT) — Presentation and Community Congress in Hong Kong
3. IOST (IOST) — LiarGame Prize Draw Deadline
4. Flixxo (FLIXX) — Bitcoinday Conference in Montevideo
5. Aragon (ANT) — Bitcoinday Conference in Montevideo
6. Aeternity (AE) — Anniversary Party in Liechtenstein
7. 2GIVE (2GIVE) — Bittrex Exchange Delisting
8. DopeCoin (DOPE) — Bittrex Exchange Delisting
9. CBC Cashberry Coin (CBC) — Bittrex Exchange Delisting
10. CannabisCoin (CANN) — Bittrex Exchange Delisting
11. eBoost (EBST) — Bittrex Exchange Delisting
12. SmartCash (SMART) — Meetup in Kaliningrad
13. Earth Token (EARTH) — Liquid Exchange Delisting
14. Signals Network (SGN) — Liquid Exchange Delisting
15. Veros (VRS) — Update RoadMap Q2
16. SUQA (SUQA) — Rebranding and Hardfork
17. WaykiChain (WICC) — AMA on Reddit
18. Effect.AI (EFX) — AMA on YouTube
19. PKG Token (PKG) — CoinLim Exchange Listing
20. IOST (IOST) — OceanEx Exchange Listing

5 months ago

People’s Bank of China Hiring Blockchain Developers, Country Considers Bitcoin Mining Ban – via beincrypto
The Shenzhen Institute of Financial Science and Technology in China began accepting applications for at least two positions directly related to blockchain technology. The open positions include blockchain architect and blockchain R&D engineer.

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23-May-2019

5 months ago

AT&T Teams With BitPay to Accept Bill Payments in Crypto – via Coindesk
AT&T’s Death Star logo may have really been a moon after all, with the telecom giant announcing Thursday that it will accept bill payments in the form of crypto by way of BitPay.

5 months ago

SEC Sues Alleged $26 Million ‘Crypto’ Ponzi Scheme Operator – via Coindesk
The SEC announced Thursday that it had filed for an injunction against Daniel Pacheco, claiming that he sold unregistered securities through IPro Solutions LLC and IPro Network LLC, giving investors “points” which they could theoretically convert to PRO Currency, a digital asset affiliated with the companies.

5 months ago

FINRA Approves Grayscale Ethereum Trust for Individual Investors, Will ETH Soon Surge Higher? – via NEWSBTC
Earlier today news broke regarding the approval of the Grayscale Investment’s Ethereum Trust for individual investors. The investment vehicle – which holds ETH – will soon be accessible by all investors after the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (commonly known as FINRA) approved it for retail investors looking to buy into the trust on the over-the-counter markets.

5 months ago

Bitfinex IEO Platform To Launch Ampleforth Synthetic Commodity – via Cryptobriefing
Ampleforth (AMPL) is a synthetic commodity, which aims to become a global reserve store of value. It’s independent of mainstream markets, which could mean it will acts as a shelter during economic downturns – but crucially with an elastic supply, allowing its purchasing power to remain relatively steady long-term.

5 months ago

Ripple: SCB Thailand asks crypto-enthusiasts to wait for announcement regarding XRP adoption – via AMBCRYPTO
The nascent field of cryptocurrencies has been seeking major mainstream adoption, especially from financial institutions. Ripple, the native company of the third largest cryptocurrency, managed to promote its services and would provide payment services to the oldest Thai bank, Siam Commercial Bank [SCB].

5 months ago

OKEx Announces Expansion on Litecoin (LTC), Could Be Adopting Lightning Network – via U.TODAY
OKEx, the Chinese-based trading platform that has now spread widely around the world and is working in more than 100 various countries, has tweeted that it may have some big plans regarding Litecoin (LTC).

5 months ago

Bosch Announce Trial To Use Ethereum, One Step Closer Towards Mainstream Adoption? – via NEWSBTC
German automotive components company Bosch have disclosed they are running trials using the Ethereum network. Although a spokesperson declined to comment further, their vision for the automotive industry includes self-driving technology and IoT connectivity. Nonetheless, as Bosch already have existing relationships with IOTA and Hyperledger, it will be interesting to see how Ethereum might fit into this mix.

5 months ago

New Zealand Blockchain Group Goes To Govt. For Strategy – via Cryptodaily
BlockchainNZ is an organisation that claims to be focused on allowing businesses and individuals in New Zealand to advance in all things related to decentralised, cryptocurrency and distributed ledger technology. They are set to work with the nation’s authorities to integrate a national blockchain strategy to enable New Zealand to get up to speed with other countries.

5 months ago

BSV STN is mining 1.4-gigabyte blocks; Is this a scaling solution or a journey towards centralization? – via AMBCRYPTO
Bitcoin SV, the fork of Bitcoin Cash, has set up an STN [Scaling Test Network], specifically intended to test on-chain scaling for large blocks, which also acts as a standard network in the latest update of Bitcoin SV. It was noted that the STN was mining blocks that were more than 1 GB in block size

5 months ago

DCG CEO Barry Silbert Explains Why He’s Excited About This Year’s Crypto Bull Run – via Cryptoglobe
In a recent interview on Fortune’s online show “Balancing the Ledger”, Barry Silbert, the founder and CEO of incubator and crypto-focused venture capital firm Digital Currency Group (DCG), explained why he is excited about the 2019 crypto bull run that has taken the price of Bitcoin to around $8,000 and the things that make it more special/meaningful than the last major bull run which resulted in Bitcoin’s price reaching an all-time high of almost $20,000 in December 2017

5 months ago

Recruit Announces Investment In Blockchain Company COTI Through Funding Arm RSP. – via benzinga
In an announcement released through its website, Japan-based Recruit will invest in COTI, the next generation blockchain provider. The investment will be coordinated through Recruit’s RSP funding division. With a $50 billion market cap, the news represents another major investment by Recruit into the blockchain technology field through its Blockchain Tech Fund.

5 months ago

Chips Off The Old Block: EOS Founders Reward Early Investors – via Cryptobriefing
Block.one conducted the EOS ICO over a year-long period ending in June last year, netting $4 billion. According to Bloomberg, it is now planning a buyback of shares from seed investors at an eye-popping 6,567 percent return in three years. Shares that cost $22.50 are now worth $1,500.

5 months ago

Bitcoin ATMs Continue Growth Across US With Coinme Kiosks – via Cryptodaily
The Bitcoin ATM operator Coinme has expanded its Bitcoin purchasing options for residents in the United States to cover 21 states, the firm confirmed in a press release this week.

5 months ago

Ripple-backed InstaReM to roll out cross-border transactions by collaborating with Thailand’s Kasikornbank – via AMBCRYPTO
Ripple-backed InstaReM, the cross-border payments company, has been making headlines consistently. Just a couple of months back, its CEO Prajit Nanu had announced plans of advancing financial inclusion by improving remittance methods. InstaReM had also recently closed a Series C funding round which raised $41 million, which saw support from the likes of Beacon Venture Capital and Vertex ventures. Now, the remittance provider is joining hands with the Thailand-based Kasikornbank (KBank), to provide cross-border payments to clients of KBank.

5 months ago

IEO Madness: KuCoin Spotlight Will Host COTI’s IEO On June 4th – via Cryptopotato
COTI has teamed up with popular cryptocurrency exchange KuCoin to launch COTI’s Initial Exchange Offering (IEO) on KuCoin Spotlight. As such, COTI will be among the very first projects to be launched on Spotlight, gaining further market traction and raising new awareness.

5 months ago

Can Bitcoin Become a World Currency in a Predicted Impending Global Recession? – via U.TODAY
The word is that a global recession is around the corner, but could this be a perfect time for Bitcoin to make it big and come to the rescue?

5 months ago

BITCOIN FUTURES: INSTITUTIONS WENT 100% LONG AS PRICE SOARED TO $8K – via Bitcoinist
Data from the US CFTC reveals that institutions on the CME went 100 percent long on Bitcoin futures, potentially capitalizing on yet another impressive green candle in mid-May.

5 months ago

Bitcoin [BTC]: Morgan Creek CEO compares BTC returns to endowment returns – via AMBCRYPTO
Bitcoin [BTC] and the rest of the cryptocurrency market has seen something of an upgrade, compared to its situation in 2018 when the bear market resulted prices falling from their peak. Many supporters of the world’s largest cryptocurrency have repeatedly claimed that the return on investments on Bitcoin has always been greater than that of traditional financial markets.

5 months ago

61-Years Old Chinese Bitcoin Miner Convicted of Theft – via Coingape
A 61-years older woman in China was charged with theft of electricity, a national resource used for the purpose of mining. A Chinese media reported that woman named, Tang Qiuping, was imprisoned for four months and fined 10000 (about $1500) yuan for stealing electricity.

5 months ago

Russia Mulls Over Rolling Out Gold-Pegged Cryptocurrency – via U.TODAY
Russia, one of the biggest cryptocurrency markets in the world, is considering issuing its own gold-pegged cryptocurrency, Russian news agency TASS reports. A respective statement was made by Governor of the Bank of Russia Elvira Nabiullina on May 23 during the state Duma session.

5 months ago

Mind AI Partners With Velas To Place Next Generation Artificial Intelligence In The Public’s Hands – via Cryptodaily
Knowledge is power. This is, according to the old adage, a fact of life stretching back thousands of years that remains a constant in societies as we know them. And in the eyes of many, power today is more concentrated than ever in the hands of the richest corporations and nations..

5 months ago

Robinhood Opens Trading for 7 Cryptocurrencies in New York – via Coindesk
Robinhood, the popular stock and crypto investing app, has officially launched bitcoin, ethereum, and other cryptocurrency trading in New York. Silicon Valley-based Robinhood received a BitLicense from the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) in January 2019 and on Thursday opened access to crypto trading in the Empire State.

5 months ago

Not One, but Two U.S. Presidential Candidates Want Your Crypto – via Cryptoglobe
As reported by Yahoo Finance, California Rep. Eric Swalwell has recently started accepting cryptocurrency donations, joining fellow Democratic candidate Andrew Yang. Swalwell’s campaign is currently accepting crypto through The White Company.

5 months ago

Japan Tightens Money Laundering Policies of Crypto Exchanges Ahead of FATF Inspection – via Coingape
Japan is reportedly cracking down hard on crypto exchanges with poor Know Your Customer (KYC) procedures. This move by the Japanese regulator is in response to its forthcoming (FATF) Financial Action Task Force(FATF) review.

5 months ago

Switzerland’s SIX Stock Exchange Is Working on a Swiss Franc Stablecoin – via Coindesk
SIX, the Swiss national stock exchange group, is working on creating its own “stablecoin” – a cryptocurrency pegged to the Swiss franc – to facilitate transactions on the SIX Digital Exchange (SDX), CoinDesk has learned.

5 months ago

Crypto Fever: Binance Sees Higher Order Volumes Than 2017 Bull Run – via SludgeFeed
The world again appears to have crypto fever as investors are beginning to adopt a more aggressive approach now that the market is starting to break out of its year-long funk. Interest in trading cryptocurrencies is so high that Binance, the world’s largest crypto exchange, is struggling to keep up with the user load.

5 months ago

Mark Yusko chooses Bitcoin over stocks: ‘Not even going to be close’ – via Chepicap
Mark Yusko, Founder of Morgan Creek Capital Management, said on CNBC’s Fast Money on Wednesday that everyone should have Bitcoin in his or her portfolio.

5 months ago

XRP: Massive amounts of cryptocurrency moved as Ripple, Nexo come into the picture – via AMBCRYPTO
Market momentum in the cryptocurrency industry is of paramount importance, since it is often considered as an important marker in the propagation of crypto-use. Ever since the end of the crushing bear market, there have been several instances of massive amounts of cryptocurrencies being moved, especially when it comes to XRP, the third largest coin on the charts.

5 months ago

Cryptopia liquidation: Latest updates see extension on liquidation process – via Chepicap
Defunct cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia has been given an extra 10 working days to put together the liquidators report. The news was announced on the exchanges twitter account.

5 months ago

State Street’s Blockchain Lead Departs to Build Data Privacy Startup – via Coindesk
Moiz Kohari, State Street’s global chief technology architect, has traded his position at the custodian bank for a move into the startup world, he told CoinDesk.

5 months ago

OriginTrail is tracking the 7,000 BTC hacked from Binance – via Chepicap
While the Binance hack may be behind everyone and long forgotten, OriginTrail have posted a Medium article stating that they are keeping a keen eye on the 7,000 BTC that was stolen from the exchange.

5 months ago

CoinMarketCap becomes new sponsors of Beitar Jerusalem Football Club – via Chepicap
Popular cryptocurrency market analysis and tracking website CoinMarketCap.com has become the sponsor of Israel football side Beitar Jerusalem Football Club.

5 months ago

The following markets will be removed on May 24, 2019 from Bittrex – via Bittrex
1. BTC-2GIVE
2. BTC-DOPE
3. BTC-CBC
4. BTC-CANN
5. BTC-EBST

5 months ago

CRYPTO MARKETS SHED $10 BILLION AS BITCOIN DOUBLE-TOP PULLBACK BEGINS – via Bitcoinist
The longer Bitcoin price remained stuck at resistance around $8,000, the more likely it was to correct. Just yesterday analysts were talking of a big run up over $9k but that has all changed during Asian trading this morning as a pullback has initiated, dropping over $10 billion from crypto markets.

5 months ago

Dutch police shuts down one of the world’s largest crypto transaction mixer sites – via Chepicap
Dutch authorities just shut down a website that offers Bitcoin transaction mixing services, in collaboration with Europol and Luxembourg law enforcement.

5 months ago

Insights into Cardano Blockchain Explorer Seiza and Yoroi ADA Wallet. – via FXSTREET
EMURGO, Cardano’s commercial arm, announced the launch of a brand new Cardano ADA blockchain explorer called Seiza in the last month’s IOHK Summit 2019. EMURGO’s previous product offered Yoroi ADA wallet which they called the “financial gateway to the future.”

5 months ago

Crypto Events for today – via Cryptocalendar.pro
1. PrimeStone (PSC) — AI StartUp Pitch 2019
2. Hydro (HYDRO) — AI StartUp Pitch 2019
3. Holo (HOT) — AMA on YouTube
4. MaidSafeCoin (MAID) — Meetup in Brighton
5. Vexanium (VEX) — VEX Block Talk Roadshow 2019 in Jakarta
6. Pundi X (NPXS) — Meetup in Seoul
7. MetaMorph (METM) — Creation Platform Closed Beta Testing
8. Zilla (ZLA) — Blockchain Technology Meetup Twente
9. BitGuild PLAT (PLAT) — AMA on Telegram
10. Quantstamp (QSP) — ON:chain19 Conference in Newport Beach
11. Fusion (FSN) — AMA Session
12. KickCoin (KICK) — ProBit Exchange Listing

5 months ago

Binance technical issues inflict losses to traders – via FXSTREET
Extreme lags on Binance webpages have caused losses for several cryptocurrency traders and angered the community. At least five traders reported substantial losses caused by the delays in trade settlement and balance syncing

5 months ago

Binance CEO CZ Is Suing VC Giant Sequoia for Reputational Damages – via Coindesk
Binance founder and CEO Changpeng Zhao is taking a unit of Sequoia Capital back to court after the VC investor’s case against him was dismissed. The crypto exchange mogul, nicknamed CZ, claims Sequoia Capital China hurt his reputation and prevented him from raising money at favorable valuations and wants the VC giant to compensate him.

5 months ago

Top Wall Street Strategist Tom Lee to Speak at CryptoCompare’s Digital Asset Summit – via Cryptoglobe
Tom Lee, the head of Fundstrat Global Advisors and a Wall Street strategist well-known for being a bitcoin bull, is set to speak at CryptoCompare’s Digital Asset Summit in June of this year, joining numerous other speakers.

5 months ago

Pixowl Secures $2.5 Million Investment For Blockchain-based Sandbox Game – via Cryptobriefing
Video game developer Pixowl, the developer of games such as Garfield: Survival of the Fattest and Goosebumps HorrorTown, announced it closed a $2.5 million USD investment round for the upcoming blockchain-based iteration of its popular game, The Sandbox. The franchise already has over one million daily active uses (mostly in South Korea), and this expansion is expected to bring even more players.

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22-May-2019

5 months ago

Coinbase sees more trades/minute last week than it has since early 2018 – via Chepicap
It has been observed by Coindesk Markets that last week, major exchange Coinbase recorded more trades per minute, on average, than it has seen since the week of March 4th, 2018. This comes along with the recent rally in price and return of the bull market, so it makes sense more people are trading.

5 months ago

Bitcoin [BTC] ownership, trading should be legal in China, says Bank of China Council member – via AMBCRYPTO
Bitcoin [BTC] received a major boost after Sa Xiao, Council Member at the Bank of China’s Law Research Association, said that it should be legal for people in China to own Bitcoin [BTC], despite the government’s ban on crypto transactions and assets.

5 months ago

Huobi Global Celebrates BTC Pizza Day With PrimeBTC Trading – via Cryptodaily
It’s actually nine years to the day that the exchange happened and so to honour the tradition, Huobi Global is setting up a range of initiatives. This includes the launch of the Reserve Protocol’s Reserve Rights Token through their premium coin launch platform Huobi Prime. HG will also be hosting a special sale of Bitcoin featuring prices discounted up to fifty percent off market value.

5 months ago

MAC Foundation Announce New Location For Atomic Chain – via Cryptodaily
MAC Foundation is pleased to announce the opening of its new office in the downtown of Singapore. The new building will host the business units that are used to expand business develop and software development. The new office space provides capacity for customer support, engineering, sales and services and leadership functions across the entity.

5 months ago

Crypto Security and Privacy: Why VPNs Matter – via Cryptoglobe
With exchange hacks, crypto thefts and phishing incidents seemingly hitting headlines every week, safely buying and transacting with cryptoassets online has never been more important

5 months ago

KaratGold Coin (KBC) Presents A New Blockchain-Enabled Smartphone To Join The Race Of Blockchain-Focused Handsets – via Cryptodaily
An array of software and hardware solutions around KaratGold Coin (KBC) is an example of an ecosystem that allows a new-born cryptocurrency to be accepted within and beyond the cryptocurrency sphere. The line of technical innovations, from the code for online vendors to the blockchain-enabled smartphone, is designed to provide an unprecedentedly smooth user experience with security as the main principle.

5 months ago

Whoops: User loses 1 BTC after sending to Huobi’s cold wallet – via Chepicap
A Redditor has shared his experience of losing 1 BTC after mistakenly sending it to what he believes is Huobi’s cold wallet; and now, he wants your help to get it back…

5 months ago

Israeli Court Rules Bitcoin Is an Asset in Feud Over Tax Payment – via Coindesk
An Israeli court has ruled that bitcoin is an asset and not a currency, and thus subject to capital gains tax (CGT).

5 months ago

Ethereum 2.0 Testnet Went Live: ETH Price Completes 50% Increase Since Then – via Cryptopotato
The crypto space has been buzzing lately with talk of an “Ethereum 2.0.” As of now and starting from the beginning of May 2019, the Ethereum 2.0 testnet is live, touting staking ability for participants.

5 months ago

How Banks Are Pushing Ripple Adoption More Than Ever Before – via Cryptodaily
The founder of Gokhshtein Magazine, David Gokhshtein is a very big XRP supporter and thinks that Ripple is placing themselves in the perfect position to infiltrate the international financial system.

5 months ago

Russia’s Central Depository to Launch Security Token Blockchain Next Month – via Coindesk
Russia’s National Settlement Depository (NSD) plans to launch its long-awaited digital asset ledger next month

5 months ago

Tether Reveals It Invested Some of Its Reserves in Bitcoin and ‘Other Assets’ – via Cryptoglobe
Recently obtained court documents reveal that Tether, the firm behind the popular USDT stablecoin and that shares management with crypto exchange Bitfinex, used some of its reserves to invest in bitcoin and ‘other assets’.

5 months ago

Bulgaria Betting on Bitcoin, Holds Over 200,000 BTC in Reserve – via beincrypto
Bulgaria is betting big on Bitcoin (BTC). The country is allegedly sitting on a vast amount of BTC wealth which it is holding in reserves. The country acquired the BTC during operation PRATKA when it seized the cryptocurrency from criminal enterprises in Macedonia, Greece, Romania, and Serbia.

5 months ago

Justin Sun’s TRON (TRX) Keeps Advancing – Sun Network About to Launch on Testnet – via U.TODAY
At the moment, the Tron community expects the launch of the Sun Network, otherwise known as DappChain. Major Tron supporter Misha Lederman tweeted to remind the community that the testnet for the Sun Network is to launch on May 30, with only eight days to go.

5 months ago

Monero’s [XMR] Riccardo Spagni calls Craig Wright ‘so dumb’; attacks Wright’s lawyer credentials – via AMBCRYPTO
Craig Wright, Chief Scientist at nChain, has been in cryptocurrency hot waters for quite some time now, with his claims of being Satoshi Nakamoto being disputed by most of the cryptoverse. The latest chapter in this episode was written when Wright filed a copyright for the Bitcoin whitepaper, something that was seen by the Twitter community as a gimmick and “just another form.”

5 months ago

Crypto Lending Startup BlockFi Slashing Interest Rates on Ether Deposits – via Coindesk
From June 1, customers with 25–100 ETH balances in a BlockFi Interest Account (BIA) will see the interest rate drop from the current 6.2 percent annual percentage yield (APY) to 3.25 percent, the startup announced Tuesday. Those holding over 100 ETH balances will earn just 0.2 percent APY.

5 months ago

ECB praises cryptocurrency. Sees future in stablecoins – via FXSTREET
The European Central Bank (ECB) has made it clear that it does not regard cryptocurrencies as a threat to financial stability in Europe. The Central Bank has highlighted the importance of crypto assets on economic advancement and monetary policies in the region in a recently released paper called “Crypto-Assets: Implications for financial stability, monetary policy, and payments and market infrastructures.”

5 months ago

Ethereum Foundation reveals the roadmap for 2019 – via FXSTREET
Recently the Ethereum Foundation has released its Spring 2019 update, that reveals the roadmap of the project for the year ahead.

5 months ago

$71 Million: Galaxy Digital Sells Stake in EOS Blockchain Maker Block.One – via Coindesk
Galaxy Digital, the crypto merchant bank founded by former hedge fund manager Michael Novogratz, has received $71.2 million after selling its shares in Block.one, the maker of the EOS blockchain.

5 months ago

60 Minutes Introduces Bitcoin to an Older Generation of Americans – via beincrypto
CBS’s 60 Minutes premiered a segment on Bitcoin. Surprisingly positive, the coverage explained the Bitcoin concept to an older generation of Americans for the first time.

5 months ago

Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) seeks regulatory clarity over Blockchain-based products – via FXSTREET
Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) chief executive Justin Bgoni reportedly announced that the firm is interested in taking on blockchain technology if they obtain regulatory clarity. Bgoni is waiting for the regulatory certainty issues to be resolved to plunge into blockchain technology.

5 months ago

Ron Paul: The U.S. Dollar Is In a Bubble, Bitcoin An Alternative – via NewsBTC
Former US presidential candidate and congressman Ron Paul is a regular critic of the United States Federal Reserve and of the country’s economic policy. In the past, the libertarian politician has spoken out in support of cryptocurrencies, suggesting that making the digital assets exempt from taxation could help avoid a “Fed-created recession.”

5 months ago

Ethereum transactions have risen 44% in just 3 months – via Chepicap
It is being reported by LongHash that transactions on the Ethereum network have been on the rise lately, and have recently seen a new high that is 44% above where it was only 3 months ago.

5 months ago

Circle has laid off about 10% of its employees, cites “regulatory climate” – via Chepicap
It has been reported by Coindesk that prolific crypto startup Circle, which owns the Poloniex exchange and created the USDC stablecoin with Coinbase, has announced that it has layed off 30 employees, or about 10% of its staff, citing the market and current regulatory situations within the United States as a cause.

5 months ago

Dish Will Launch ‘Internet of Things’ Network in Early 2020 – via beincrypto
Dish Network has announced to its employees and partners that it plans to launch a network for the ‘Internet of Things’ in early 2020. It will go together with the company’s plans to become the first standalone 5G provider in the United States, that same year.

5 months ago

Bitfinex Implements a Standard 0.1% Fiat Withdrawal Fees for All Verified Users – via Coingape
Bitfinex is taking a step towards making its customers happier, especially following the court incidence which is ongoing. The exchange is lifting its high frequency/size fiat withdrawal fees. According to an announcement on its Bitfinex website, all verified users will pay a standard fee of 0.1% of withdrawal amount for fiat withdrawals moving forward.

5 months ago

Crypto Events for today – via Cryptocalendar.pro
1. MaidSafeCoin (MAID) — Meetup in London
2. Kambria (KAT) — Seminar in Hanoi
3. Syscoin (SYS) — TPS Results Release
4. ICON (ICX) — AAMA Fintech Connect Conference in San Francisco
5. Pundi X (NPXS) — XPOS Flash Sale
6. Bionic (BNC) — Trade Satoshi Exchange Delisting
7. Mirai (MRI) — Trade Satoshi Exchange Delisting
8. BunnyCoin (BUN) — Trade Satoshi Exchange Delisting
9. Elite (1337) — Trade Satoshi Exchange Delisting
10. HTMLCOIN (HTML) — Trade Satoshi Exchange Delisting
11. Espers (ESP) — Trade Satoshi Exchange Delisting
12. Zap (ZAP) — Bitrue Exchange Listing
13. Telcoin (TEL) — AMA on Telegram
14. TRON (TRX) — ZBX Echange Listing
15. Crypto.com Chain (CRO) — CoinTiger Exchange Listing
16. Golem (GNT) — AMA on Reddit

5 months ago

New User-Friendly Explorer for EOS Developers Released By Block.one – via Cryptoglobe
Block.one, a Cayman Islands-registered firm focused on publishing open-source software for EOS, one of the largest cryptoasset platforms for building and deploying decentralized applications (dApps), have released the EOSIO Explorer.

5 months ago

Bitfinex claims NYAG case should be dismissed, outside of NY jurisdiction – via Chepicap
As most know by now, Bitfinex and Tether are being investigated by the New York Attorney General (NYAG) over the alleged cover-up of an $850 million loss by the company. Now, the two entities are pushing back, and it has been reported that they are asking for a full dismissal of the investigation, citing the fact they have no customers in New York or the US, and so are outside of the NYAG’s jurisdiction.

5 months ago

Crypto Custodian Koine Launches Fintech platform Hireabl – via FXSTREET
Cryptocurrency custody provider Koine has recently announced that it will launch a new startup called Recruitable Ltd, aka Hireabl, which is a fintech platform for automated client on-boarding.

5 months ago

Weiss Ratings Considers Cardano An Effective And Profitable Blockchain Platform – via UsetheBitcoin
The independent rating agency Weiss Ratings seems to be bullish about Cardano (ADA), one of the largest digital currencies in the market. The blockchain project has been discussed for a long time and investors are very excited about it. In a recently uploaded Tweet, Weiss Ratings said that Cardano is one of the best projects in the market.

5 months ago

Cryptopia: Stolen Ethereum [ETH] funds continues to move; a portion sent to EtherDelta – via AMBCRYPTO
The hacker who stole a mammoth amount of cryptocurrency funds from Cryptopia, a New Zealand cryptocurrency exchange, continues to move to stolen funds in the market. Unlike the previous attempts, this time around the attacker transferred the funds to a decentralized exchange, EtherDelta.

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21-May-2019

5 months ago

BlockFi Updates Interest Rates for Its Bitcoin and Ether Deposit Accounts – via Cryptoglobe
FinTech startup BlockFi announced that it had decided to adjust the interest rates (effective June 1) on deposits held in its Bitcoin (BTC) and Ether (ETH) interest accounts.

5 months ago

Internet Data Is Disappearing — Can Blockchain Technology Save It? – via beincrypto
With the internet growing exponentially, our online data is disappearing. Can distributed ledger systems and blockchain technology help us to better archive and, someday, prevent the internet from permanently losing data?

5 months ago

Zilliqa Technical Update 21 May — Smart Contracts Coming, Ledger Support for Native ZILs underway – via MEDIUM
Earlier this week, we announced that smart contracts will be enabled on 10 June. With this, the company has delivered on one of our key technology objectives. What does this mean? Using smart contracts, customers building on us and facilitating transactions and communications in a more efficient, direct and accountable way — without the use of middlemen that might slow down or compromise the process.

5 months ago

This Prominent Investor Sees Bitcoin Surpassing Gold as a Store of Value – via NEWSBTC
Barry Silbert, CEO of digital investment house Grayscale, has been pushing the #dropgold campaign. At the heart of this is a drive to promote digital currencies as a viable alternative to investing in gold.

5 months ago

Ethereum [ETH] wouldn’t be where it is today without infrastructure like Infura, MetaMask & Truffle, says Felix Feng – via AMBCRYPTO
Felix Feng, the Co-founder and CEO of SetProtocol, recently elucidated the reason why cryptocurrency projects usually chose Ethereum, a leading smart contract platform, over other smart contract blockchains, including Proof-of-Stake chains of players such as Tezos and Tron Foundation.

5 months ago

PewDiePie Helps Blockchain Video Streaming Platform to 67% Hike in Users – via Coindesk
Blockchain-based live streaming service DLive has seen a 67 percent growth in its user base since PewDiePie, one of the world’s most popular YouTubers by subscriber numbers, joined the platform in April.

5 months ago

The IRS is updating its Bitcoin tax guidelines as price is rising – via bitcoinist
With Bitcoin spiking more than 120 percent since the start of 2019, the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) says it is readying an updated set of guidelines to cover cryptocurrency taxation.

5 months ago

Bitcoin SV Surges 200% As Wright Registers Copyright to Satoshi White Paper – via Coindesk
The standout performer in the cryptocurrency markets today is one of the world’s largest by market cap, Bitcoin SV (BSV), which at one point surged over 200 percent on some exchanges during today’s trading session.

5 months ago

AMD Releasing 2 New Mainstream GPUs, Cryptocurrency Miners Yet to Rejoice – via beincrypto
Sapphire, one of the largest suppliers of AMD graphics cards, has revealed that the company is planning to release two new graphics cards based on its 7nm GPU architecture — known as Navi.

5 months ago

SEC Moves to Halt Diamond-Linked Crypto ‘Ponzi Scheme,’ Freeze Assets – via Coindesk
“Aman and Jonathan H. Seigel continued the scheme by luring investors to invest in Argyle Coin, falsely claiming the investment was risk-free because it was backed by fancy colored diamonds, and promising to use investor funds to develop the cryptocurrency business.” The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has taken action against what it alleges is a $30 million cryptocurrency scam based around supposed diamond investment.

5 months ago

Global Gaming Expo Asia Connecting People And Innovation In The Asian Entertainment Industry – via Cryptodaily
Global Gaming Expo Asia (G2E Asia) is renowned as an essential gaming and entertainment business hub across the continent and beyond. It is the must-attend marketplace for the Asian gaming-entertainment industry, offering a one-stop platform to the industry professionals to network, forge new connections, source new products and solutions, and gain a more in-depth insight into the latest global industry trends.

5 months ago

Bitfinex debuts initial exchange offering (IEO) with Tokinex – via FXSTREET
Bitfinex exchange has entered into the initial exchange offering (IEO) business. The newly launched service is referred to as Tokinex. Starting Thursday this week, the service will release its first token launch.

5 months ago

Coinbase Commerce Now Lets Merchants Accept USD Coin (USDC) – via Cryptoglobe
Coinbase announced that “Coinbase Commerce”, which provides non-custodial cryptocurrency payment solutions, now allows businesses to accept fully dollar-collateralized stablecoin USDC.

5 months ago

Jimmy Song Believes New Money Is Entering the Cryptocurrency Space – via UsetheBitcoin
Bitcoin (BTC) has been attracting several investors and users from all over the world. In 2018, the most popular cryptocurrency has been in a bear trend that affected the whole space. However, things are changing in 2019. Over the last weeks, Bitcoin was able to reach the highest price in more than 8 months. At the same time, Jimmy Song, a recognized Bitcoin educator and entrepreneur, explained that new funds are entering the crypto space.

5 months ago

Teenage Crypto Millionaire Erik Finman Talks On 4 Big Issues Killing BTC – via Cryptodaily
You may have heard of Erik Finman, possibly one of the youngest (if not the youngest) crypto millionaire. We haven’t heard a lot from the teenager in a while but now he has returned to the limelight by claiming that Bitcoin will ‘die’ unless the sticky issues it faces are fixed.

5 months ago

Australian Government Employee Charged With Mining Crypto at Work – via Coindesk
A 33-year-old Australian government employee has been charged after he was caught mining cryptocurrency at work. The Australian Federal Police (AFP) alleged that the IT contractor from the Sydney suburb of Killara had modified government computer systems to mine cryptocurrency worth over AU$9,000 (US$6,184) for his own gain.

5 months ago

PBoC’s Fintech Research Institute Is Hiring Blockchain Experts – via Coindesk
A fintech research institute set up by the People’s Bank of China looks to be widening its blockchain development efforts. The Shenzhen Fintech Research Institute has just announced a total of 29 job openings via the recruitment website Lagou.com, three of which focus on blockchain-related expertise.

5 months ago

NYSE Arca and Wilshire want to launch Bitcoin-ETF, ask the SEC for permission – via FXSTREET
The US-based stock exchange NYSE Arca filed an application with the US Securities and Exchange Commission with a request for a listing rule change that would allow it to list shares in a bitcoin investment trust.

5 months ago

Security vulnerabilities: Bug bounty hunters receive $32,000 in seven weeks for uncovering 30 crucial bugs – via AMBCRYPTO
According to latest reports, ethical hackers ‘earned’ almost $32,000 in seven weeks by fixing bugs on Tron, Brave, EOS, Coinbase, and more, via bug bounty programs. Between March 28 and May 16, almost 15 blockchain ventures paid rewards to security researchers for finding vulnerabilities.

5 months ago

TD Ameritrade invests in crypto-trading platform Eris-X, to offer spot exchanges and future contracts – via AMBCRYPTO
TD Ameritrade, one of the biggest companies in the United States offering an electronic trading platform for trading financial assets, recently announced that it was going to launch cryptocurrency trading on its parent platform.

5 months ago

Anyone can now invest in Kraken, if they fit the accredited investors criteria – via Chepicap
Those who are interested in investing in crypto exchanges is now able to do it. Jesse Powell’s exchange, Kraken is now offering their tokenized stock to accredited investors.

5 months ago

FCA: Currency and Crypto Scams Hit £27m – via FXSTREET
As per the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the UK financial watchdog, scams in Britain involving currencies and cryptocurrencies totaled £27 million in the last financial year. As per FCA, the number of reported scams more than tripled in the time period to 1,800

5 months ago

BitMEX’s Insurance Fund Now Has Over $200 Million in Bitcoin (BTC) – via Sludgefeed
Cryptocurrency trading platform BitMEX, which allows investors to leverage their positions up to 100x, has grown its insurance fund to more 26,453 BTC — worth roughly $212.5 million.

5 months ago

Enjin reveals that new Samsung phones already support ERC-1155 standard – via Chepicap
It is being reported by CoinRivet that recently in an interview, Enjin CTO Witek Radomski revealed that in fact all new Samsung phones that ship has built in crypto functionality and are already compatible with ERC-1155, an ethereum protocol often used in games and for tangible item trading.

5 months ago

Poloniex draws criticism after geo-fencing of nine cryptocurrencies – via AMBCRYPTO
Poloniex, the United States-based digital currency exchange, was in the news recently for disabling the trading services of nine crypto-assets. Following the delisting, Jeremy Allaire, the CEO of Circle, a leading payment platform which acquired Poloniex, criticized the lack of legal clarity with respect to cryptocurrencies in the US.

5 months ago

Crypto Events for today – via Cryptocalendar.pro
1. Fusion (FSN) — AMA on Telegram
2. Aeron (ARN) — EBACE in Geneva
3. NEM (XEM) — La Conexion 2019 in Medellin
4. Own (CHX) — Investor Portal Launch
5. Vexanium (VEX) — VEX Block Talk Roadshow 2019 in Bandung
6. Enigma (ENG) — Web3 Meetup in San Francisco
7. Ink Protocol (XNK) — AMA on Reddit
8. Ethos (ETHOS) — AMA on Telegram
9. StrongHands (SHND) — BiteBTC Exchange Delisting
10. Bitcoin (BTC) — MVNOs World Congress in Amsterdam
11. Everipedia (IQ) — Migration to EOS

5 months ago

Will Matic be listed on Coinbase? Coin rallies 70% on hope – via Chepicap
Ethereum scaling project, Matic Network, a lesser-known crypto project, surges almost 70% on the rumor alone, that its coin might get listed on Coinbase.

5 months ago

Tokenization Could Help Achieve a ‘Fair’ Crude Oil Price – via beincrypto
Speculators have bought up huge volumes of positions in oil. However, many investors are downplaying the uncertainty facing the industry. The oil market has rarely seen such two-way risk, and the oil price could go anywhere from here.

5 months ago

SEC has again delayed a decision on VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin ETF – via Chepicap
In a new document filed Monday, the US Securities and Exchange Commission, announced that they have again delayed a decision on the VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin exchange-traded fund proposal.

5 months ago

Tron [TRX] DApps surpass Ethereum, EOS in terms of weekly active and new users – via AMBCRYPTO
Tron [TRX], the eleventh largest coin on CoinMarketCap, has been crossing new milestones recently, with its block height and partnerships. Despite the coin performing rather poorly in a relatively bullish market, its adoption and the popularity of its DApps have made Tron lead the DApps market.

5 months ago

ABN AMRO Eyes Launch of Blockchain Inventory Platform, Dropping Wallet Plan – via Coindesk
As ABN AMRO drops its exploration of a cryptocurrency wallet product, the Dutch bank says it’s seeking to launch a blockchain platform for trade inventory. The bank said in a news release Friday that it’s currently “exploring options” for bringing the platform, called Forcefield, to market, and is in discussions with firms in the commodities industry and financial institutions.

5 months ago

Mutual Funds Network Calastone’s ‘Real-Time’ Blockchain Platform Is Live – via Coindesk
Calastone, a transactions network for the mutual funds industry, has moved to its own blockchain-based settlement system, the firm announced Monday. The new system, the Distributed Market Infrastructure (DMI), is designed to enable cheaper, “friction-free” trading, settlement and servicing of funds in real-time.

5 months ago

Cryptocurrency Transactions Now Available On WhatsApp – via Cryptodaily
Users the messaging app will now be able to both send and receive cryptocurrencies thanks to the Lite.Im bot. There will only be two cryptocurrencies available for the time being but ass the system starts to gain traction, other digital tokens are anticipated to join in.

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20-May-2019

5 months ago

JP Morgan Confirms Bitcoin Price Surge Mimics 2017 Bull Run – via Coingape
Bitcoin has suffered a terrible bear market in 2018 and the first quarter of 2019. Just at the beginning of the second quarter, the asset started rising again and has been on the rise since then. While there have been several controversies on the authenticity and cause of the surge, JP Morgan strategists say the surge bears resemblance to the one prior to the 2017 bull run that raised Bitcoin price to $20,000.

5 months ago

The European Central Bank (ECB): Cryptocurrencies lack the “characteristics of a monetary asset” – via FXSTREET
The European Central Bank still believes that cryptocurrencies do not pose any threat whatsoever to the financial industry’s stability, especially for the eurozone.

5 months ago

Binance drops to ninth position on average daily transaction volume metric – via AMBCRYPTO
The recent Exchange Review report for April 2019, published by Crypto-Compare, sported a surprise leader when considering crypto-to-crypto exchanges on the basis of average daily volume. FCoin, with an average daily volume of $1.56 billion, beat Binance and OKEx.However, a seemingly positive month surged it to the apex on the CryptoCompare report. OKEx took the second spot, while BitMart, ZB and Bitforex completed the top 5.

5 months ago

TRON (TRX) based futures are now available on OKEx – via FXSTREET
OKEx announced the launch of TRON (TRX)-based futures. The new instrument will be available for the platform’s customers from 08:00 May 20, 2019 (CET, UTC+1) with the maximum allowed leverage 20x.

5 months ago

Hyperledger — Open Source Blockchain Technologies – via UTODAY
Blockchain is not just cryptocurrency, it is the whole decentralized ecosystem. In this field, Hyperledger is one of the key players. Let’s understand how it works

5 months ago

Bitcoin vs. The Federal Reserve: Overcoming Centralization and Inflation – via beincrypto
Some worry that the Federal Reserve is not doing enough to ensure proper inflation rates. Others suggest that low-interest rates may impede the Fed’s ability to cut interest interests in the case of a recession or depression.

5 months ago

Dash More Popular Than Bitcoin and Litecoin in Venezuela: CEO of Dash Core Group – via Coingape
Dash is a privacy-focused cryptocurrency, aimed towards providing low-cost remittances around the world. The Dash Core team under CEO Ryan Taylor, responsible for the development and adoption of Dash has made a lot of progress in Venezuela. They have made it their primary focus as they continue to offer other low-cost solutions to improve the technology infrastructure in Venezuela.

5 months ago

Cryptopia: Stolen Ethereum transferred to unknown wallet days after exchange confirms liquidation – via AMBCRYPTO
The saga of the hacked New Zealand-based cryptocurrency exchange, Cryptopia, doesn’t seem to end. Just a week after the exchange entered the liquidation process, over 30,000 ETH stolen from Cryptopia in January was transferred to an unknown wallet.

5 months ago

CasperLabs’ Mrinal Manohar: “Proof of Work is Just Not an Efficient System” – via Cryptoglobe
It is mostly technical, because if you think about it, the fundamental issue with proof of work is that it limits scalability, because 90 to 95% of your processing power is generating hashes, or random numbers. So it’s just generating a bunch of random numbers. And once they’re generated, they have no utility. So you spend 90 to 95% of your processing power, and it’s just wasted.

5 months ago

Probit Coin Listings against KRW – via Probit

Listing date: May 20, 15:00 KST

1. ALBOS (ALB/KRW)
2. eosDAC (EOSDAC/KRW)
3. Content Neutrality Network(CNN/KRW)
4. Holo (HOT/KRW)
5. Status Network Token (SNT/KRW)
6. WeShow Token (WET/KRW)
7. i-House Token (IHT/KRW)
8. Dent (DENT/KRW)

5 months ago

Crypto Events for today – via Cryptocalendar.pro
1. DecentBet (DBET) — Token Swap Deadline
2. Invacio (INV) — Relevancy Release
3. Globalvillage Ecosystem (GVE) — Bit-Z Exchange Delisting
4. Esports Token (EST) — Bit-Z Exchange Delisting
5. C-Bit (XCT) — Bit-Z Exchange Delisting
6. OceanChain (OC) — Bit-Z Exchange Delisting
7. Kambria (KAT) — Seminar in Danang
8. Callisto Network (CLO) — Wallet Release
9. Gravity (GZRO) — BiteBTC Exchange Delisting
10. Gas (GAS) — Trading Contest on HitBTC
11. ICON (ICX) — KFF 2019 & Blockchain Tech Show in Seoul

5 months ago

Upcoming Coin market removals from Bittrex – via Bittrex

The following markets will be removed on May 24, 2019.
1. BTC-2GIVE
2. BTC-DOPE
3. BTC-CBC
4. BTC-CANN
5. BTC-EBST

The following markets will be removed on May 31, 2019.
1. BTC-COVAL
2. BTC-SALT
3. BTC-XCP

5 months ago

Blockchain-Enabled Chinese Yuan Could Increase Governmental Oversight, Investor Argues – via Cryptoglobe
While China’s government has attempted to restrict transactions involving cryptocurrencies, the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) has reportedly been conducting research to determine the feasibility of launching a blockchain-based Chinese yuan (CNY) since 2014.

5 months ago

CZ Explains How Binance Dealt With Aftermath of $40 Million Theft – via Cryptoglobe
Changpeng Zhao (aka “CZ”), the Co-Founder and CEO of digital asset exchange Binance, told the crypto community what he and his team had been up to since the May 7 security breach that resulted in a theft of over 7,000 BTC from their Bitcoin hot wallet.

5 months ago

Renowned Dev Crafts Two Improvement Proposals For Bitcoin Privacy – via UsetheBitcoin
Bitcoin transactions may soon be barred from the general public if the Bitcoin Improvement Proposals by Pieter Wuille, a renowned bitcoin developer, are implemented. The goal is a revamp on Bitcoin privacy protocols.

5 months ago

Brian Armstrong: Institutions make up 60% of trading volume on Coinbase Pro – via Chepicap
Coinbase co-founder and CEO Brian Armstrong sat down with Fred Wilson, co-founder of Union Square ventures at Blockchain Week in New York. During the interview, Armstrong revealed institutional investors now make up 60% of all trading volume on Coinbase.

5 months ago

Overstock CEO Sells Shares in His Company to Invest in Blockchain Projects – via Cryptoglobe
Patrick Byrne, the chief executive officer of Overstock.com (OSTK), has recently lashed out at investors who questioned his sale of 900,000 of his ‘founders shares’ in the company. Justifying his move, he revealed he needed the funds to invest in blockchain projects.

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19-May-2019

5 months ago

Charles Hoskinson partners with Polymath’s Trevor Koverko for building new security token blockchain – via AMBCRYPTO
The duo has come together for an initiative which aims at launching a Layer 1 security token blockchain called ‘Polymesh’.

5 months ago

Hackers at ETH New York Build Apps Geared Towards Social Change – via Coindesk
If building decentralized financial applications was the motto topic of Ethereal, the ethereum hackathon ETH New York was all about discussing the social impact of such applications.

5 months ago

Microsoft’s Next Big Move For Bitcoin – via Cryptodaily
Microsoft want to use blockchain technology, the technology that powers Bitcoin in order to make identity management and data security, better. Ari Jules, a Professor at Cornell University has commented on Microsoft’s latest announcements discussing that this overall is a very bold move for Microsoft, given that Bitcoins blockchain is quite an unconventional method for this sort of identity based solution.

5 months ago

Bitcoin Cash’s hashrate comes dangerously close to being controlled by one mining pool – via AMBCRYPTO
Bitcoin Cash’s hashrate, at press time, came very close to being controlled by one single entity, BTC.top. Nine hours ago, the same entity controlled more than 51% of the hashrate, according to a Reddit post.

5 months ago

Venezuela Accelerates Gold Selling as Petro Dollar Fades – via beincrypto
Venezuela has sold about $570 million worth of gold from its central bank reserves over the past two weeks. This was done in an attempt to circumvent U.S. Treasury sanctions designed to freeze assets of the Nicolas Maduro’s administration.

5 months ago

Crypto Events for today – via Coinmarketcal
1. Galilel (GALI) Multilanguage Whitepapers release in 16 languages.
2. Cointorox (OROX) Weekly rewards round for community members holding over 300 OROX. Token Rewards distributed from leftover bounty tokens.
3. Auxilium (AUX) will publish previews and a launch date for their brand new desktop wallet.
4. Bibox Token (BIX) makes first major upgrade.

5 months ago

Will European Union Regulations Impede Blockchain Development? – via beincrypto
Jack Ma, the founder of Alibaba, allegedly believes that regulations by the European Union could impede technological development. If he is right, blockchain research and development within the content may be hindered.

5 months ago

Upcoming Coin market removals from Bittrex – via Bittrex

The following markets will be removed on May 24, 2019.
1. BTC-2GIVE
2. BTC-DOPE
3. BTC-CBC
4. BTC-CANN
5. BTC-EBST

The following markets will be removed on May 31, 2019.
1. BTC-COVAL
2. BTC-SALT
3. BTC-XCP

5 months ago

Baltimore: Ransomware Halts Real Estate Deals as Officials Refuse to Pay 13 Bitcoin Ransom – via Cryptoglobe
The Baltimore City government has been under siege for well over a week after being hit with a ransomware attack earlier this month. As officials refuse to pay a bitcoin ransom demanded by the hackers, real estate deals in the city halted.

5 months ago

Bitcoin Enthusiasts Excited About A Bitcoin ETF Approval – via UsetheBitcoin
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is going to take a decision on the VanEck Bitcoin ETF as soon as on May 21. The cryptocurrency analyst and lawyer, Jake Chervinsky, explained that the probabilities were 90% a delay, 9% a denial and just 1% chance of approval.

5 months ago

Circle releases audit to confirm that USD Coin is 100% backed – via Cointelegraph
The report released by the firm states that as of April 30, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time there were 293,184,174 USDC issued, and that there were $293,351,374 in the firm’s reserves. Lastly, the auditing firm claims that, at the time specified above, the issued and outstanding USDC tokens did not exceed the balance of the U.S. dollars held in custody.

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18-May-2019

5 months ago

Bitfinex announces LEO token distribution – via Bitcoinist
Crypto-exchange Bitfinex continues to move on from last month’s Tether cover-up accusations, announcing the distribution of its new utility token. Parent iFinex, who raised $1 billion through the private offering, will list the token on the exchange from Monday.

5 months ago

Rumor: HitBTC is insolvent, customers struggle to withdraw funds for weeks – via Chepicap
A Twitter thread by @ProofofResearch suggests the exchange is insolvent, expressing surprise at the fact that HitBTC is still operational considering they have “liquidated down 720,000 BTC. They have about 350 Bitcoins remaining.”

5 months ago

BitMEX insurance funds bumps up by $5.5 million after Bitcoin recent crash – via AMBCRYPTO
The recent crash of Bitcoin sent waves across crypto Twitter and there was widespread panic as enthusiasts half expected a major market crash. While some panicked, others remained calm and assessed the situation. It was noticed that there was a huge sell order on Bitstamp, which pushed the price of Bitcoin by ~20% in a few minutes.

5 months ago

Venezuela to Use Petro Cryptocurrency to Settle Trades With Russia – via Cryptoglobe
Local news sources further noted that both Russia and Venezuela are looking to settle trades without using the USD.

5 months ago

Tron [TRX] announces future trading on OKEx platform from May 20 – via AMBCRYPTO

5 months ago

Chainalysis study: almost 4 million Bitcoins have been lost forever – via Chepicap
According to new research from blockchain analysis firm, Chainalysis, 3.79 million Bitcoin have been lost forever, representing a high estimate, and 2.78 million on a low estimate.

5 months ago

Bitcoin Price Rally Caused Huge Increase in Mining Difficulty – via UTODAY
The mining industry is slowly getting back on its feet after Bitcoin reached its highest price in nine months.

5 months ago

USD Coin [USDC] tokens do not exceed balance of US dollars held in custody accounts – via AMBCRYPTO
News revolving around the USD Coin [USDC] had taken a negative connotation when Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong was called out for shilling the cryptocurrency. As a way to put any fears or speculations to bed, Grant Thornton LLP, an independent accounting firm released the latest attestation report on US dollar reserves backing USDC.

5 months ago

SatoshiPay launches Solar wallet on mobile app stores for Stellar [XLM] Network – via AMBCRYPTO
Earlier this year, the micro-payment solution company launched ‘Solar wallet’, a stellar network-based and user-friendly desktop wallet. The Solar Wallet has proved to be user-friendly and easy-to-use and can securely manage funds. In order to expand their market, SatoshiPay has expanded its distributed ledger technology to mobile phones as well.

5 months ago

Crypto Exchange Goxtrade Caught Using Stolen Photos – via Cryptoglobe
Goxtrade, an organization claiming to be a cryptocurrency exchange that bills itself as a “trusted platform for trading bitcoins,” has been caught using other people’s photos on its staff page, and using false information regarding its location.

5 months ago

XRP Ripple CTO dismisses CoinMetrics report – via AMBCRYPTO
Ripple’s quarterly report faced criticism and doubt after a CoinMetrics report stated that it found several discrepancies between what was publicly reported by Ripple and what was visible on the XRP ledger. Ripple CTO dismissed the report saying that it was due to an “issue”.

5 months ago

Coinbase Users in 19 Jurisdictions Can Now Earn XLM, ZEC, BAT, and ZRX for Learning – via Cryptoglobe

Coinbase announced that eligible users in 19 jurisdictions can now instantly join its educational service, “Coinbase Earn”, which lets people earn certain cryptocurrencies as they learn about them.

5 months ago

Crypto Startup Working Towards Adoption For Major US Brands – via Cryptodaily

Flexa is a startup that has some of America’s biggest retail brands to use its payment-processing network that will let consumers buy goods and services with cryptocurrency.

5 months ago

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong says institutional investors are important as 90% of the capital is with them – via AMBCRYPTO

5 months ago

Upcoming Coin market removals from Bittrex – via Bittrex

The following markets will be removed on May 24, 2019.
1. BTC-2GIVE
2. BTC-DOPE
3. BTC-CBC
4. BTC-CANN
5. BTC-EBST

The following markets will be removed on May 31, 2019.
1. BTC-COVAL
2. BTC-SALT
3. BTC-XCP

5 months ago

Sony has announced a partnership with Microsoft, which has sent Sony’s stocks soaring up to 10 percent. The collaboration means that the gaming giant will use Microsoft’s Azure cloud services for streaming games and media. – via beincrypto

5 months ago

Crypto Events for today – via Coinmarketcal
1. CRIPTO Latin Fest 2.0, the largest and most influential meeting of the Crypto & Blockchain community in Latin America.
2. Herbalist Token(HERB) announces partnership during this week.
3. PUNDI X (NPXS) – Will perform an XWallet upgrade from 10:00 to 15:00 GMT+8.

5 months ago

Medvedev: Crypto Regulations not a priority for Russia – via Fxstreet
1. The Russian government is not thinking of regulating the cryptocurrency markets.
2. Crypto trade may start again in the nation.

5 months ago

Facebook Seems to Be Getting More Serious About Blockchain, Crypto, and Payments – Cryptoglobe

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