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Paypal Pullout Prompts Pornhub to Add Tether as Payment Option for Its Adult Models

Following Paypal Pullout Pornhub Adds Tether as a Payment Method for Its Adult ModelsThe porn industry is seen by many as a perfect fit for widespread cryptocurrency usage as it suffers from financial censorship far more than most businesses. When Paypal stopped servicing Pornhub models, the company hinted it might turn to digital currency as an alternative and now this has been accomplished with the Tether stablecoin USDT. […]

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Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding Questions

Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding QuestionsOn Wednesday, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer disclosed that five mining operations had plans to donate roughly $6 million in coinbase rewards (depending on market prices) to developers building Bitcoin Cash infrastructure. The news was met with mixed reviews as some of the specifics of the deal were scrutinized and the miner funding subject has been […]

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Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free Spins

Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free SpinsBitcoin Games is a provably fair online casino where you can play popular games using BTC and BCH. The platform is introducing a new feature and for its Lunar New Year 2020 promotion all players can get Red Envelopes packed with Free Spins. Also Read: Video Games Giant Ubisoft Is Looking for Blockchain Startups to […]

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BCH Script Meeting Aims to Enhance the Programming Language in Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash developers actively participate in video meetings in order to discuss the ongoing development of the BCH ecosystem. BCH software engineers met for the first time in 2020 last Thursday to examine the May upgrade and specification work. Following the meeting, on January 23, BCH developers will sit down again to address practicable optimizations […]

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Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto as RBI Defends Its Ban Power

Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto - RBI's Arguments Not ConvincingIndia’s supreme court heard the crypto case on Thursday, starting with the arguments by the counsel for the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). After pointing out that the RBI ban only hurts crypto businesses but does not stop crypto trading, the court explained that “being an honest contributor to the blockchain is more profitable than […]

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More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on Thick

More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on ThickBlockstream reps have long been pushing for full implementation of the perpetually-delayed Lightning Network as the main solution for BTC scalability. With the recent announcement of “federated sidechain” Liquid’s integration with Btcpay, however, the tune seems to have changed. Past weeks have found Blockstream execs Adam Back and Samson Mow not only pushing Liquid hard, […]

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1 days ago

Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital Currencies

Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital CurrenciesIn this roundup, we cover an exceptionally busy week for crypto regulations around the globe. We start our coverage with the U.S. Virtual Currency Tax Fairness Act of 2020, actions by the SEC, Ripple’s lawsuit, India’s supreme court hearings, Australia green-lighting a bitcoin retail fund, Thailand approving a new crypto exchange, and new crypto guidelines […]

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1 days ago

Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum?

Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum?Remember Polkadot? It’s the multi-chain network that raised $145 million in 2017 and hasn’t been seen since. But unlike many of the blockchain projects from that era, Polkadot hasn’t taken the money and run. Its team, led by Ethereum founder Gavin Wood, has been beavering away at the ambitious task it set itself. Two and […]

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1 days ago

Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block Rewards

Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block RewardsA group of Bitcoin Cash mining pool operations have decided to help fund BCH infrastructure development. On January 22, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer revealed that five mining pools are preparing a short-term developers donation plan. Miners from Btc.top, Bitcoin.com, Viabtc, Antpool, and Btc.com plan to give “12.5% of [the] BCH coinbase rewards to a fund […]

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1 days ago

Demand for Crypto Derivatives Swells as CME’s Bitcoin Volume Rises

The global markets company Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has seen considerable demand since launching its options contracts in the wake of the firm’s bitcoin futures. On the first day of swaps, CME’s bitcoin options saw 55 contracts ($2.3 million). By the end of the week, the firm’s bitcoin options volume more than doubled with 122 […]

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How Payswap Can Confuse Blockchain Analysts, Benefiting Bitcoin Privacy for All

Payswap, from pseudonymous developer “ZmnSCPxj,” offers a simple-yet-effective trick to confuse blockchain analysis and obscure bitcoin transactions.

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1 days ago

2019 Saw Most Exchange Attacks Ever, With Hackers Becoming More Savvy

According to Chainalysis, 2019 saw a rise in cryptocurrency exchange attacks, with hackers getting better at dodging security and obscuring loot.

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3 days ago

The Fed Has Pumped $500 Billion Into the Repo Market. Where Does It End?

In September 2019, the interest rate for the overnight money market surged to 10%.

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6 days ago

Video: Reviewing the Billfodl Multishard

The Billfodl Multishard is a two-of-three stainless steel recovery seed storage device that allows you to split your seed into three shards.

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6 days ago

Review: HTC Exodus 1s, the Full Bitcoin Node Smartphone

The HTC Exodus 1s is a pioneering device offering great value, but limits in its Bitcoin focus and full node capabilities leave room for improvement.

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7 days ago

The Kindest Cut: Why the 2020 Bitcoin Halvening Is the Most Important Yet

The Bitcoin halvening of 2020 may give bitcoin economically incontestable reasons to become a legitimately competitive store of value.

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8 days ago

Remembering Tamás Blummer, Pioneering Bitcoin Developer

Tamás Blummer, a Bitcoin developer since 2012 and founder of groundbreaking Bitcoin projects, reportedly passed away after a long fight with cancer.

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8 days ago

Bitcoin Researcher Drums Up Academic Interest in Erlay Protocol

Naumenko’s presentation on Erlay at ACM was a rare example of Bitcoin research being discussed at a conference not specifically related to blockchain tech.

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10 days ago

Do CoinJoins Really Require Equal Transaction Amounts for Privacy? Part One: CashFusion

A new mixing protocol called CashFusion challenges the assumption that CoinJoins require equal amounts for the mix to be effective.

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10 days ago

Wasabi Wallet Launches #BitcoinIsSafe Campaign to Counter Erroneous Antivirus Detections

Through the #BitcoinIsSafe, #WasabiIsSafe campaign, the Wasabi Wallet team wants to keep Bitcoin Core from being flagged by antivirus software.

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10 days ago

On the Coast of El Salvador, Bitcoin Is Becoming the Standard

Inside a circular economy built on bitcoin

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13 days ago

Want to Learn About Bitcoin? Try Conference-Driven Development

Challenging yourself to present at conferences and meetups can be a great way to learn more about Bitcoin and its technical aspects.

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14 days ago

Why Proof of Reserves Is Important to Bitcoin

As the allure of holding fractional reserves increases, proof of reserves can help clients of custodial platforms verify if their funds are there or not.

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14 days ago

Bitcoin Hash Rate Hits All-Time High Behind Price Rise, Private Pools in China

Bitcoin’s hash rate hit an all-time high of 117 EH/s in early 2020. But the reasons why are more nuanced than “the halving.”

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14 days ago

Buy or DIY? An Overview of 7 Bitcoin Full Node Products

Casa, Nodl, BitBoxBase and more

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15 days ago

Bitcoin and the Primacy of the Digital World

As our perception of the world evolves from the analog to the digital, bitcoin represents digital value without all the problems inherent to a digital world.

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15 days ago

Podcast: Bitcoin Clarity With Kiara Bickers

In this episode of the Bitcoin Magazine Podcast, Dave Hollerith talks with Kiara Bickers, author of Bitcoin Clarity: A Guide to Understanding Bitcoin.

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15 days ago

Making Regulatory Progress With Bitcoin ETFs and Pricing

In light of the SEC’s ETF rejection history, we consider the current state of bitcoin pricing and what can be done to advance the bitcoin ETF conversation.

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16 days ago

Bitcoin Was Uncorrelated With Major Assets, Experienced Low Volatility in 2019

According to a report from cryptocurrency trading platform SFOX, bitcoin emerged from 2019 with low volatility and as an uncorrelated macro asset.

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17 days ago

2020 and Beyond: Bitcoin’s Potential Protocol Upgrades

The end of Bitcoin’s longest stretch without consensus forks?

The post 2020 and Beyond: Bitcoin’s Potential Protocol Upgrades appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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20 days ago

Happy Birthday Bitcoin! Here’s a Look at Bitcoin’s 11th Year by the Numbers

Eleven years ago, Bitcoin was etched into history with the mining of the Genesis Block. Here’s a data-driven look at how it has grown since last year.

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20 days ago

How Bitcoin Adoption Will Help India Achieve Its $5 Trillion Economy

In the 1990s, India's economic liberalization helped to boost its economy. In the 2020s, bitcoin adoption should be its next radical monetary innovation.

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21 days ago

River Financial Wants to Be the Bitcoiner’s Charles Schwab

River Financial doesn’t want to be just another exchange: It wants to be the world’s first Bitcoin financial institution.

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21 days ago

With Financial Uncertainty and Unrest in Chile, Bitcoiners Build Community

As protests have turned to civil insurrection in Chile, the Bitcoin community in the nation has been rising to meet the occasion.

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23 days ago

The Taxman Is After Your Bitcoin: Harvest Your Losses Before It’s Too Late

As 2019 comes to an end, it's time to think about minimizing your tax burden. If you’re a bitcoin investor, calculating bitcoin taxes gets even more complex.

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23 days ago

At Bitcoin Magazine, Views Expressed Can Be Your Own

Bitcoin Magazine is proud to be the longest running source for Bitcoin information; but we couldn’t do it without contributions from the Bitcoin community.

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23 days ago

Op Ed: Three Bitcoin Trends That Left Their Mark on 2019

Bitcoin as digital gold, an increasingly robust hash rate and growing public interest: These are three of the top Bitcoin trends that stood out in 2019.

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24 days ago

Hashing Ahead: A Look at Bitcoin Mining in 2020

In 2020, factors like new hardware, the upcoming reward halving and more will determine how bitcoin mining, and Bitcoin in general, grows.

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24 days ago

Video: Trace Mayer on Proof of Keys, Sovereignty and Bitcoin Privacy

“If you have rights but never flex them, your muscles will get weak."

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27 days ago

Lightning Network Traffic Analysis Raises Questions Over Fees and Privacy

Researchers analyzing Lightning Network traffic suggest that network fees are too low and that transaction privacy needs to be improved.

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30 days ago

Op Ed: Pitching Bitcoin During the Holidays

When it comes to pitching Bitcoin to your family and friends this holiday season, knowing your audience is key to spreading some Bitcoin cheer.

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31 days ago

Bitcoin’s 2019 in Lightning: What This Year Brought Us (Part 2)

Sparkswap, Lightning Loop, Satoshi’s Games and More

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33 days ago

Our 10 Favorite Bitcoin Magazine Podcasts of 2019

2019 saw plenty of informative and captivating podcasts across Bitcoin. Here are Bitcoin Magazine’s favorites, just in time for your holiday break.

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34 days ago

Video: StormX CEO Simon Yu on Micro Rewards and Sats Back in Bitcoin

StormX CEO Simon Yu wants to provide thousands of bitcoin in sats-back rewards through the StormShop app and expand to Europe and Asia in 2020.

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35 days ago

The Bitcoin Magazine Holiday Shopping List, for the Bitcoiner in Your Life

There are plenty of Bitcoin-themed holiday gifts out there for the HODLer or precoiners in your life. Here are a few of our favorites.

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35 days ago

Op Ed: Tendencies and Opportunities of Bitcoin Taxation in the EU

Each member state in the EU sets its own tax rules. It is still possible, however, to identify key trends and opportunities in cryptocurrency taxation.

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35 days ago

The EU’s Updated AML Regulations Forced Bottle Pay to Shut Down. Who’s Next?

Following adoption of 5AMLD in the EU, Lightning Network service Bottle Pay shuts down. What precedent does this set for other Bitcoin businesses?

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35 days ago

Bitcoin’s 2019 in Tech: What This Year Brought Us (Part 1)

Guix, Shamir Backups, P2EP and more

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36 days ago

Op Ed: U.S. Cryptocurrency Regulation Faces Uncertainty in 2020

The SEC, CFTC and Congress have hinted at how cryptocurrency regulation will develop in 2020. Here are five significant regulatory milestones from 2019.

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36 days ago

Math Research Suggests Six Confirmations Aren’t Really Needed for Bitcoin Transactions

In a recent research paper, a pair of mathematicians demonstrate that fewer Bitcoin confirmations might still be enough to avoid double-spend attacks.

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37 days ago

Chainalysis: PlusToken Is Dumping on Huobi OTCs, May Be Eating Into BTC Price

Chainalysis has traced the PlusToken team’s attempts to sell ill-gotten bitcoin through Huobi OTC desks, potentially influencing the BTC price.

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37 days ago

Podcast: Cryptoconomy’s Guy Swann on the Bitcoin Community

In this episode of the Bitcoin Magazine Podcast, Dave Hollerith talks with Guy Swann, host of the Cryptoconomy Podcast.

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37 days ago

Op Ed: Waiting for Bitcoin Spring and the Next Bull Market

Although enthusiasm has been lacking in the current bitcoin market, some indicators out of China suggest a “bitcoin spring” may be on its way.

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38 days ago

BTCPay Server Is Bitcoin’s Open-Source Unicorn

Inside one of Bitcoin’s most inspiring projects

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41 days ago

Hodl Hodl Launches Exchange API

With the release of the Hodl Hodl exchange API, Venezuelan BTC price discovery platform Yadio and bitcoin wallet BlueWallet now integrate it.

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42 days ago

Review: Scorpion Case Is a Hardware Wallet Carrier That Over-Delivers on Protection

We burned, drowned, smashed and shot Guns n’ Bitcoin’s Scorpion Case so you don’t have to.

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43 days ago

Enterprise Blockchain on … Bitcoin? Bitfury Is Giving It a Go With Exonum

With Exonum Enterprise, Bitfury wants to combine the control of a private blockchain with the assurances of Bitcoin’s public chain.

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43 days ago

Economic Uncertainty, Restrictions in Argentina Show Power of Bitcoin

Among restrictions on forex investment and an unstable fiat economy, we explore the growing interest in and need for bitcoin in Argentina.

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43 days ago

Op Ed: IRS Doesn’t Get Cryptocurrencies: Here’s Why

In this op ed, Robin Singh examines tax implications of forked coins and Specific Identification of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, according to recent IRS guidelines.

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43 days ago

Podcast: Chainalysis’ Chief Economist on the Data Behind Blockchain Forensics

The work of blockchain analysis companies like Chainalysis isn’t always welcomed by privacy advocates. But for Bitcoiners, this work is worth watching.

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ErisX Sweetens Offering with Access to Etale’s Platform

The partnership with Etale comes as ErisX plans to make its crypto products available via US brokers
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BitPay Taps Simplex to Smooth Cryptocurrency Purchases

Israeli-based Simplex combines crypto payment processing with fraud prevention technology.
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Liquid Taps CertiK to Audit Potential Listings and IEOs

CertiK will help Liquid prove blockchain ecosystem and smart contracts of projects aiming to get listed are hacker-resistant.
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QuadrigaCX Victims’ Counsel Investigating Crypto Capital Ties

The US authorities indicted one of the co-founders of the payment processor.
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Julius Baer Deepens into Crypto with Storage, Investment Offerings

The services will be offered in partnership with Seba Crypto AG.
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Amun Lists Inverse Bitcoin ETP on SIX

The company is now managing 11 cryptos ETPs listed across multiple exchanges.
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1 days ago

Bleeding Quarter: Ripple’s Q4 Sales Declined by 80%

The company paused programmatic sales, contributing to the slumped figure.
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1 days ago

Dukascopy Adds Litecoin CFDs to Cryptocurrency Offering

Dukascopy has been taking steps towards strengthening its budding cryptocurrency offering.
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1 days ago

CEX.IO Group Receives FCA’s Nod to Offer Services in the UK

The exchange is also planning to become a regulated broker.
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1 days ago

Hong Kong, Thailand Central Banks Mull Over Digital Currencies

Multiple central banks recently formed a consortium to study CBDC.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Who’s Actually Using Crypto in 2020 & What Are They Using it For?

Crypto adoption has progressed over the past several years, but usage may look very different in different economies.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Vodafone Exits Libra as Central Banks Threats Mount

The Libra Association has now left with 20 members.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Huobi Launches Crypto Brokerage Service for Institutions

The platform is already live in all Huobi-operated regions, except China.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Monerium to Issue E-Money on Alogrand Blockchain Amid Partnership

The partnership between the companies is non-exclusive in nature.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

On Crypto Lending & The Downside of Defi: BlockFi CEO Speaks

Zac Prince speaks on the evolution of the crypto lending industry and the role of DeFi in it.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Crypto Not Banned in India: Clarifies Central Bank

The apex court in the country is hearing the petition of crypto exchanges against the regulator’s order.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Bitfinex Enables Sub-Account Feature for Institutional Traders

A master account of the trader will manage all the sub-accounts.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

GCEX Completes Crypto, FX Liquidity Integration with PrimeXM

GCEX has previously completed integration with two of bridge and institutional liquidity providers, Gold-i and oneZero.
Source : Finance Magnates
3 days ago

UK Tax Agency Seeks Blockchain Tool to Combat Crypto Crimes

The agency is willing to enter into a year of the contract for such a tool.
Source : Finance Magnates
3 days ago

UK Platform Cashaa Reveals New Crypto-Friendly Banking Service

Cashaa’s new account type comes with cryptocurrency conversion up to £200 million.
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486 days ago

Bitcoin $6609.990 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 09:08

Hot news: These changes have happened in the last hour.

In the last one hour Bitcoin is leading the record of among the most popular crypto-currency in the trading ecosystem, it has an decrease of -0.33% from its previous value from 6631.875 dollars now at 6609.990 dollars exchange rate. Next to Bitcoin is T..

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486 days ago

Bitcoin $6668.000 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 08:08

Hot news: The summaries of the last one hour are the followings:

Bitcoin is leading the rank on the most popular crypto-currency, it has an upsurge of 0.12% in its exchange rate, which means 6668.000 dollars from the 6660.008 dollars earlier. Tether is in the second position as Bitcoin leads the first spot. ..

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487 days ago

Bitcoin $6640.360 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 07:08

Hot news: Here we summon for you the changes of the market of CryptoCurrency from the last 60 minutes.

In the last hour, Bitcoin is leading the cryptocurrency rank. A fall in the exchange rate was seen from 6663.014 dollars to 6640.360 dollars a -0.34% change. Next to Bitcoin is Tether in the second position..

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487 days ago

Bitcoin $6674.850 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 06:07

Hot news: Here you can read the new CryptoCurrency report of the last 60 Minutes.

Bitcoin is leading the rank in the last hour as the most popular crypto currency in the trade market, with a recorded fall on its value of about -0.12% in the last hour with a current standing rate of 6674.850 dollars from 6682..

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487 days ago

Bitcoin $6686.310 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 05:07

Hot news: There were a lot of happenings in the last 60 minutes on the Crypto stock exchanges.

Bitcoin is listed as the most popular cryptocurrency in the market. In the last sixty minutes, it had an downswing of -0.19% on its trading price. This means from 6699.038 dollars now at 6686.310 dollars. Tether is..

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487 days ago

Bitcoin $6704.570 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 04:07

Hot news: Now we show you the newest summary of 60 minutes.

Bitcoin is now leading the rank on the most popular digital currency in the trade market. It has an decrease of -0% in its exchange rate from 6704.570 dollars now at 6704.570 dollars. Bitcoin is seconded by Tether, in a 60 minutes time it has a drop..

The post Bitcoin $6704.570 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 04:07 appeared first on CryptoCurrency Blog.

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487 days ago

Bitcoin $6709.350 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 03:07

Hot news: Here we summon for you the changes of the market of CryptoCurrency from the last 60 minutes.

Bitcoin was in the top position in the last hour, the exchange rate decreases from 6710.021 dollars to 6709.350. This is a -0.01% recorded change. Tether is at the second position next to Bitcoin, with a re..

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487 days ago

Bitcoin $6709.780 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 02:07

Hot news: These changes have happened in the last hour.

Bitcoin was in the top position in the last hour, the exchange rate increases from 6689.711 dollars to 6709.780. This is a 0.3% recorded change. Bitcoin is followed by Tether, with a -0.07% tumble on its trade value in the last one hour, equivalent to 0..

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487 days ago

Bitcoin $6687.450 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 01:07

Hot news: Here we summon for you the changes of the market of CryptoCurrency from the last 60 minutes.

The number one cryptocurrency leader is Bitcoin, this data was fetched in the last hour. It has an decrease on its trade value to -0.2%, now at 6687.450 dollars from 6700.852. Tether is at the second positi..

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487 days ago

Bitcoin $6692.560 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 00:07

Hot news: These are the changes of the CryptoCurrency market in the last one hour.

Bitcoin is now leading the rank on the most popular digital currency in the trade market. It has an increase of 0.05% in its exchange rate from 6689.215 dollars now at 6692.560 dollars. Tether is next to the leading crypto Bit..

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Cross-chain private exchange protocol Ren inches closer to mainnet

Ren, an open protocol that enables the permissionless and private transfer of value between any blockchain, has announced today it is now closer than ever to launching its mainnet. The impending launch follows last year’s release of a working testnet and launch of a developer portal. The final stages of testing are now underway, the […]

CryptoNinjas: Cross-chain private exchange protocol Ren inches closer to mainnet

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Syscoin and Blockchain Foundry join 2Tokens workshops to raise awareness of tokenization

The Syscoin Foundation and Blockchain Foundry, a core developer of the Syscoin blockchain, today announced their new partnership with the 2Tokens project, alongside blockchain companies including Ocean Protocol, Dusk, Odyssey, and others. 2Tokens aims to establish a set of clear rules and guidelines on how to deal with tokenization, and they will begin by identifying […]

CryptoNinjas: Syscoin and Blockchain Foundry join 2Tokens workshops to raise awareness of tokenization

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Convantis partners with ConsenSys to lead commodity trade platform development

Covantis, a blockchain initiative focused on modernizing global trade operations, today announced the selection of ConsenSys, the Ethereum venture and blockchain technology company, as the lead technology partner to develop its platform. ConsenSys will leverage its enterprise-ready blockchain solutions and services, including PegaSys Orchestrate, Kaleido and MythX to build the blockchain network on Ethereum. It will build a secured platform […]

CryptoNinjas: Convantis partners with ConsenSys to lead commodity trade platform development

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DAO for blockchain storage protocol Arweave is now live

The community and core team of Arweave, creators of a decentralized data storage protocol, announced today the live launch of ARCA, a community-governed DAO that will develop and expand the Arweave ecosystem, project, and network. ARCA DAO is now live on Ethereum mainnet, with a membership made up of long term miners, developers, and backers […]

CryptoNinjas: DAO for blockchain storage protocol Arweave is now live

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CasinoCoin releases unified KYC-ready ‘Bankroll Manager’ wallet app

CasinoCoin, a blockchain-powered gaming ecosystem designed with users, operators, and regulators in mind, has announced the release of its new CasinoCoin Bankroll Manager application. The app includes built-in KYC and responsible gaming functionality, that allows users to manage their assets across all CasinoCoin operates in one wallet. Features include near-instant deposits and withdrawals, a typical […]

CryptoNinjas: CasinoCoin releases unified KYC-ready ‘Bankroll Manager’ wallet app

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Tether launches ERC20 and TRC20 gold token

Tether, the first blockchain-enabled platform facilitating digital use of traditional currencies, today announced the launch of Tether Gold (XAUâ‚®), a digital asset providing exposure to physical gold (XAU). The XAUâ‚® token represents ownership of one troy fine ounce of physical gold on a specific gold bar. XAUâ‚®, which is available as an ERC-20 token on […]

CryptoNinjas: Tether launches ERC20 and TRC20 gold token

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imToken wallet partners with MoonPay to enable crypto purchases with fiat

imToken, a provider of crypto wallet and exchange platforms, announced today integration of a native fiat-to-crypto gateway powered by MoonPay. With wallets available on both iOS and Android, this added feature will allow imToken users in more than 40 countries to purchase BTC, ETH, EOS and other blockchain assets with fiat. Supported assets include: BTC, […]

CryptoNinjas: imToken wallet partners with MoonPay to enable crypto purchases with fiat

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Binance launches validator node on Theta Network, joining Blockchain Ventures and gumi Cryptos

Leading crypto exchange company Binance, announced it has successfully launched their validator node on the Theta Network. a decentralized video streaming platform. By running an Enterprise Validator Node, Binance joins other global enterprises such as Blockchain Ventures and gumi Cryptos in securing the Theta blockchain and is participating directly in Theta block production. For 2020, […]

CryptoNinjas: Binance launches validator node on Theta Network, joining Blockchain Ventures and gumi Cryptos

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Open crypto liquidity network Alekmi integrates Chainlink

Alkemi, a professional open liquidity network for cryptocurrency, announced today it has integrated with Chainlink to leverage its network of decentralized oracles. Chainlink’s protocol is facilitating trusted marketplaces for obtaining quality oracles, which is quickly becoming the de-facto standard in the Oracle-as-a-Service category. By utilizing Chainlink, Alkemi will benefit from a highly precise and reliable […]

CryptoNinjas: Open crypto liquidity network Alekmi integrates Chainlink

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Institutional crypto trading platform Etale connects to ErisX

ErisX, a CFTC registered bitcoin and cryptocurrency DCO, today announced support from Etale’s institutional trading platform. Members of ErisX are able to view real-time market data, and manage account balances and order execution via a secure connection using either Etale’s front end or API. Etale is a complete digital asset trading solution for institutions, delivered […]

CryptoNinjas: Institutional crypto trading platform Etale connects to ErisX

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Draper Goren Holm lead seed round in crypto data/analytics provider LunarCRUSH

Draper Goren Holm, a venture studio focused on accelerating and incubating blockchain and crypto startups along with the Draper Venture Network, announced today it has led a seed round in crypto data/analytics provider, LunarCRUSH. The LunarCRUSH team will gain access to partnerships, perks, and capital in addition to other portfolio companies. Potential benefits include enterprise […]

CryptoNinjas: Draper Goren Holm lead seed round in crypto data/analytics provider LunarCRUSH

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FanChain token integrated on FanWide to monetize sports viewing parties

SportsCastr, a live streaming company backed by the NFL Players Association, has announced the launch of its FanChain cryptocurrency on FanWide, a platform that helps fans find local game watch parties for their favorite teams. As part of the launch, sports fans can now earn FanChain tokens (FANZ) for checking into viewing parties at thousands […]

CryptoNinjas: FanChain token integrated on FanWide to monetize sports viewing parties

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GuildChat now supports bitcoin (BTC) through its multi-chain wallet

GuildChat, a mobile app that allows users to manage, transfer, and gift cryptocurrency to each other, announced today that it has added support for bitcoin (BTC). The app features both individual and group chat functionalities similar to Telegram, while also implementing both hot and cold wallets for multiple blockchains. Users may send cryptocurrencies to one […]

CryptoNinjas: GuildChat now supports bitcoin (BTC) through its multi-chain wallet

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Acala consortium forms to build cross-chain infrastructure for Polkadot

Acala Network, a consortium of decentralized financial projects has been launched this week, with the goal of creating an open cross-chain infrastructure for the Polkadot ecosystem. A work in progress, Polkadot enables cross-blockchain transfers of any type of data or asset. The first implementation coming from Acala is a cross-chain capable multi-collateralized and decentralized stablecoin […]

CryptoNinjas: Acala consortium forms to build cross-chain infrastructure for Polkadot

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Blockchain security firm CertiK to help Liquid vet listings and IEO projects

Cryptocurrency exchange Liquid, today announced a new partnership with CertiK, a leading blockchain security firm. CertiK will provide its smart-contract audit platform to teams seeking potential listings and IEOs on the exchange. CertiK will leverage its expertise to help projects aiming to list on Liquid follow regulations, conduct due diligence, and build trust with their […]

CryptoNinjas: Blockchain security firm CertiK to help Liquid vet listings and IEO projects

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211 days ago

MinerGate Exclusive: Interview with the chat moderator

Recently, we released our very own loyalty token – the MinerGate Token.  It’s the token that we believe will empower all parts of the MinerGate ecosystem and positively engage the community in the project’s life.  A few tokens have already been delivered to the most active users as gratitude for their contribution. As well, there […]

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213 days ago

Welcome MinerGate xFast 1.5

Dear miners, The MinerGate team is working hard to bring you the best mining solutions and user-friendly services. Making MinerGate a multifunctional platform will allow our new users to understand all mining processes faster and benefit from the cutting edge technologies available for our seasoned miners. MinerGate xFast miner is a highly efficient and easily […]

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223 days ago

MinerGate DSP Portal. Essential elements of decreasing the cost of developing DApp

For just a year, the EOS system has proved itself to be worthy of being a next-generation blockchain project with industry-leading scalability and transaction speed. Its philosophy and solutions are giving new opportunities to blockchain developers. Lots of dApps – a crucial part of the system – are now built on EOS. The number has […]

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223 days ago

News from our partners LumiWallet. Get EOS account for free!

MinerGate is pleased to announce that our partner – Lumi Wallet, a highly secure multi-currency wallet – is launching an EOS account giveaway. This giveaway campaign has become possible due to the productive collaboration of MinerGate, Lumi Wallet, and Changelly. MinerGate believes in EOS due to its next generation and open source blockchain protocol that […]

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232 days ago

MinerGate Has Become a DApp Service Provider

MinerGate has become a dApp Service Provider on the DAPP Network. It’s no secret that there have been some significant obstacles in the way of the efficient performance of dApp development. To develop on EOS, dApp developers must own and use RAM, which has its limitations. There are two of them: the high cost (more […]

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252 days ago

MinerGate Token Is Now On EOSDAQ

Dear Miner, The MinerGate team is pleased to announce that our ultimate loyalty tool, the MG Token, is now available on EOSDAQ, the world’s first on-chain decentralized exchange. EOSDAQ is a platform that supports the peer-to-peer trade of EOS-based tokens. All transactions there are recorded on the blockchain in a transparent manner.  The EOS-based MinerGate […]

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259 days ago

HitBTC – The First Major Exchange To Support The MinerGate (MG) Token

Dear miner, We are glad to announce that HitBTC will be the first major exchange to list the MG Token. Support from HitBTC is an important step towards developing the MinerGate loyalty tool. HitBTC is one of the most advanced cryptocurrency exchanges out there, providing markets for more than 300 different cryptocurrencies. HitBTC delivers to […]

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269 days ago

MinerGate Token (MG): The Ultimate Loyalty Tool For Users

MinerGate is glad to introduce MinerGate Token (MG) – a token created as a loyalty tool. It is designed as a vital instrument to fuel the entire ecosystem of MinerGate products. We have always been focused on enhancing our service and providing better user experience, and now the new MG token is going to serve […]

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274 days ago

How to Vote for MinerGate in TRON Super Representative Elections

Greetings! In light of recent developments, we’re glad to announce that MinerGate will support the TRON mainnet by becoming its new Super Representative. We believe that our strong expertise in high load solutions for both hardware and software systems will help TRON scale to a new level.   As a Super Representative, we want to […]

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275 days ago

Lumi Wallet with EOS support released

The MinerGate team is glad to inform you, that our strategic partner – Lumi Wallet – have released the first version of the updated Lumi Wallet App with the support of EOS cryptocurrency. This project become possible thanks to the close cooperation of MinerGate and Lumi Wallet developers teams. In the first version of the […]

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Accused Bitcoin Launderer Vinnik Reportedly Arrives at French Hospital

Accused money launderer Alexander Vinnik arrives at French hospital

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Kik Representative Will Give Deposition in SEC Case on Jan. 28

A Kik representative will give a deposition before the court on Jan. 28 in continuing SEC case

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Securities Regulator of India Bets on Blockchain

The chairman of the Security and Exchange Board of India says that blockchain may bring a paradigm shift in the securities market landscape

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Litecoin ‘Digital Silver’ Narrative Is Proven Wrong, New Data Shows

Litecoin isn’t “digital silver” but new data suggests silver’s price action can help predict LTC price

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Chainalysis Finds Exchanges Bolstering Security While Hackers Refine Attacks

Chainalysis finds exchanges bolstering security but hackers refining attacks

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MIT Research Group Calls Crypto a Testing Ground for a Central Bank Digital Asset

The crypto space is a test tube of experimentation which may pave the way for a digital fiat asset, MIT’s crypto research group said

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Facebook’s Libra Pushed World to Reconsider USD as Global Reserve Currency: WEF

Global officials and economists at the WEF voice the fact that Facebook’s Libra pushed the world to start reconsidering the U.S. dollar as anchor currency

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Amun Launched Short Bitcoin ETP on Leading Swiss Exchange SIX

Swiss cryptocurrency financial firm Amun AG listed a derivative giving inverse exposure to Bitcoin on Switzerland’s leading stock exchange, Six Exchange

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Facebook and Calibra’s David Marcus: The Problem of Global Unbanked Is “Unacceptable”

Calibra’s David Marcus explained at WEF what is the primary purpose of digital currencies

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BIS: No Evidence of Mass Transition From CBDC Research to Pilots and Experiments

The BIS’s new survey revealed that only 10% of central banks are likely to issue a CBDC for the general public in the short term

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Industry Leaders at Crypto Valley Summit See Major Role for Blockchain in Traceability

Experts at the WEF agree that using blockchain for traceability is key. #CTdoesDavos

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Greece Extradites Alleged Launderer of $4B in BTC Alexander Vinnik to France

Alexander Vinnik, a Russian man accused of having laundered $4 billion in Bitcoin, will be extradited from Greece to France, against the wishes of Russia

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Chiliz Launches Crypto Exchange for Trading Sports Fan Tokens

Sports blockchain venture Chiliz will launch a cryptocurrency exchange for sports and entertainment tokens

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Deloitte Approves Gemini Crypto Exchange in High-Level Security Evaluation

U.S. crypto exchange and custody company Gemini finishes high-level SOC 2 Type 2 security check, a purported industry first

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Crypto Exchange Liquidity and Why It Matters, Explained

Exchange liquidity is affecting every trade you make. From slippage and price manipulation to technical analysis accuracy and transaction times, understanding crypto exchange liquidity is key to successful trading. #Sponsored

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Disgruntled Employee Stole Bitcoin from Japanese Project Vipstarcoin

A former employee of a Japanese blockchain project has been arrested for stealing its Bitcoin funds in 2018

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Has Quebec Missed the Ship for Attracting Cryptocurrency Miners?

An uncertain regulatory regime regarding power distribution in Quebec has apparently drove crypto mining firms out of the province

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Binance Invests in Taiwanese Blockchain Data Monetization Startup Numbers

Binance has invested in Numbers, a blockchain-enabled data monetization startup

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Pornhub Adds Tether Stablecoin as New Crypto Payment Option

Pornhub adds Tron-based USDT as an alternative payment option to PayPal, which abruptly stopped servicing its models in late 2019

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World Economic Forum Debuts Framework for Central Bank Digital Currency

The World Economic Forum together with major central banks and financial institutions has released a toolkit for policymakers regarding central bank digital currencies

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Blockvest Saved from Default Judgement in Fraud Case

A California federal court has reversed a default judgement against two firms accused of running a cryptocurrency scam

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Ether Price Drop Slashed Valuation of Crypto Valley’s Top 50 Firms by 40%

While Ether prices have a strong effect on the valuation of Crypto Valley’s top 50 firms, CV VC told Cointelegraph that there are other indicators to watch as well

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Peter Schiff Bungled Wallet Password, Solving ‘Bitcoin Mystery’

Notorious crypto skeptic Peter Schiff admitted that he lost his Bitcoin because he does not know his wallet password

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

Bitcoin Price Slides to $8.5K as 200MA Resistance Keeps Bulls in Check

Bitcoin traders wave goodbye to $9K as price action targets levels below $8,500

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

The Unstoppable Trajectory: Stablecoins Are Evolving Traditional Finances

Neither fiat nor crypto, but a mixture of both: What are the stablecoins really for?

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

The Evolution of Bitcoin's Technology Stack

For more than 10 years already, Bitcoin’s innovations have been pushed on all fronts: What are those improvements?

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

SEC Calls Out Status of Telegram's TON, Doubting Development

Ongoing Telegram lawsuit reveals the SEC attacking Telegram’s TON blockchain development and lack of GRM token use cases

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

Jack Dorsey’s Square Awarded Patent for Real-Time Crypto-to-Fiat Swaps

Jack Dorsey’s Square gets patent for fiat-to-crypto exchanges in real-time transactions

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

Is Samsung About To Partner With This Crypto Startup?

GatePay’s co-founder told Cointelegraph a partnership with “Korea’s largest consumer electronics manufacturer” is imminent. #CTdoesDavos

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1 days ago

India Central Bank Says It Hasn’t Banned Crypto

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) says it has not banned cryptocurrency usage — only the regulated avenues leading to it

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Five Years of Bitcoin Trendlines All Lead to This One Point; “Fireworks” Inbound

Since Bitcoin’s genesis block was first mined, the cryptocurrency has been caught within a whirlwind that has allowed BTC to post gains that defy historical precedent. Although the past couple of years have tempered the excitement surrounding the cryptocurrency, it is important to note that multiple bullish factors are fast approaching on the horizon, and... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Ripple Slowing XRP Sales Could Be a Catalyst for a Massive Price Surge

XRP – the cryptocurrency with close ties to fintech company Ripple – had a rough 2019, posting yearly losses of over 40% that came about in tandem with a general rise seen by Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Many analysts and investors alike had pinned the crypto’s bearishness on Ripple’s quarterly token sales, which appeared to... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Fear of Mining ‘Death Spiral’ Blocks Path to $100,000 Bitcoin

Bitcoin will undergo its third halving event to date this May. The supply of new BTC released to miners with each block will reduce by half to 6.25 BTC. The impact of the event has been the source of much debate in the industry. For one analyst, lack of understanding may be hindering Bitcoin’s rise... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin Reaches ‘Logical’ Support As Volatility Wanes, Explosive Move Incoming

After Bitcoin price rocketed last month from lows around $6,400, the crypto asset touched over $9,000 before falling lower to what a well-known financial market analyst says is “logical support.” Meanwhile, a tool designed by the analyst suggests that volatility in the Bitcoin market is reaching bear market lows, potentially signaling that an exceptionally explosive... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Tether Launches Gold-Backed Crypto, Do You Trust Them with Your Bullion?

Controversial cryptocurrency startup Tether has just announced the launch of a new crypto asset. The latest product from the company that brought the market market US Dollar Tether (USDT) is a supposedly gold-backed digital token. Tether Gold reportedly backs the tokens with physical gold stored in a Swiss vault. However, given Tether’s lack of transparency... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin May Stall for Six Months Before Any Major Rally; Factors & Trends

Bitcoin’s recent bout of sideways trading around the $8,600 region has resulted in a massive bear-favoring movement, with BTC now plummeting down towards the lower-$8,000 region. This movement has completely altered the sentiment amongst investors, with many analysts now claiming that the crypto will see significantly further losses as $9,200 begins to look increasingly like... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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May 2020 Will See Bitcoin Become Major Competitor to World Currencies: Economist

Over the past decades, central banks like the Federal Reserve have failed to keep inflation rates stable. Bitcoin may benefit from this trend. After the cryptocurrency’s upcoming halving, after which the coin will have “economically indisputable reasons” to become a legitimately competitive store of value versus other world currencies. Connection Between Halving and Inflation May... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Altcoin Market Following Early Bitcoin Path Could Lead to Life-Changing Wealth

The price chart of the current altcoin market closely resembles that of the early Bitcoin price chart and could signal that whoever is buying the current dip across the crypto market could end up generating life-changing wealth from their investment. Life-Changing Wealth Altcoin Market Follows Early Bitcoin Market Cycle When Bitcoin first was released into... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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PornHub Now Pays Models In Tether Through Tron Crypto Wallet

Pornography powerhouse PornHub has updated its list of payment methods models receive for payouts for pornographic performances. Among the list of payment methods, includes the controversial stablecoin Tether available for secure payments through a Tron cryptocurrency wallet. PornHub Offers Tron-Based Tether Payments To Adult Industry Models After PayPal Disaster PornHub has announced via their payment... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin Price Breaks Below $8,300, Is The Bull Rally Already Over?

Bitcoin price has been falling over the last 24 hours, potentially signaling that the recent bull rally has come to an abrupt end. But what are the factors behind Bitcoin’s latest drop, and how far might the crypto asset dive before it finds support? Bitcoin Price Inches Below $8,300, But Is There Much Further to... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Paypal Pullout Prompts Pornhub to Add Tether as Payment Option for Its Adult Models

Following Paypal Pullout Pornhub Adds Tether as a Payment Method for Its Adult ModelsThe porn industry is seen by many as a perfect fit for widespread cryptocurrency usage as it suffers from financial censorship far more than most businesses. When Paypal stopped servicing Pornhub models, the company hinted it might turn to digital currency as an alternative and now this has been accomplished with the Tether stablecoin USDT. […]

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Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding Questions

Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding QuestionsOn Wednesday, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer disclosed that five mining operations had plans to donate roughly $6 million in coinbase rewards (depending on market prices) to developers building Bitcoin Cash infrastructure. The news was met with mixed reviews as some of the specifics of the deal were scrutinized and the miner funding subject has been […]

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Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free Spins

Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free SpinsBitcoin Games is a provably fair online casino where you can play popular games using BTC and BCH. The platform is introducing a new feature and for its Lunar New Year 2020 promotion all players can get Red Envelopes packed with Free Spins. Also Read: Video Games Giant Ubisoft Is Looking for Blockchain Startups to […]

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BCH Script Meeting Aims to Enhance the Programming Language in Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash developers actively participate in video meetings in order to discuss the ongoing development of the BCH ecosystem. BCH software engineers met for the first time in 2020 last Thursday to examine the May upgrade and specification work. Following the meeting, on January 23, BCH developers will sit down again to address practicable optimizations […]

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Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto as RBI Defends Its Ban Power

Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto - RBI's Arguments Not ConvincingIndia’s supreme court heard the crypto case on Thursday, starting with the arguments by the counsel for the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). After pointing out that the RBI ban only hurts crypto businesses but does not stop crypto trading, the court explained that “being an honest contributor to the blockchain is more profitable than […]

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More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on Thick

More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on ThickBlockstream reps have long been pushing for full implementation of the perpetually-delayed Lightning Network as the main solution for BTC scalability. With the recent announcement of “federated sidechain” Liquid’s integration with Btcpay, however, the tune seems to have changed. Past weeks have found Blockstream execs Adam Back and Samson Mow not only pushing Liquid hard, […]

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Source : Bit Coin News
1 days ago

Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital Currencies

Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital CurrenciesIn this roundup, we cover an exceptionally busy week for crypto regulations around the globe. We start our coverage with the U.S. Virtual Currency Tax Fairness Act of 2020, actions by the SEC, Ripple’s lawsuit, India’s supreme court hearings, Australia green-lighting a bitcoin retail fund, Thailand approving a new crypto exchange, and new crypto guidelines […]

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Source : Bit Coin News
1 days ago

Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum?

Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum?Remember Polkadot? It’s the multi-chain network that raised $145 million in 2017 and hasn’t been seen since. But unlike many of the blockchain projects from that era, Polkadot hasn’t taken the money and run. Its team, led by Ethereum founder Gavin Wood, has been beavering away at the ambitious task it set itself. Two and […]

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1 days ago

Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block Rewards

Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block RewardsA group of Bitcoin Cash mining pool operations have decided to help fund BCH infrastructure development. On January 22, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer revealed that five mining pools are preparing a short-term developers donation plan. Miners from Btc.top, Bitcoin.com, Viabtc, Antpool, and Btc.com plan to give “12.5% of [the] BCH coinbase rewards to a fund […]

The post Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block Rewards appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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1 days ago

Demand for Crypto Derivatives Swells as CME’s Bitcoin Volume Rises

The global markets company Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has seen considerable demand since launching its options contracts in the wake of the firm’s bitcoin futures. On the first day of swaps, CME’s bitcoin options saw 55 contracts ($2.3 million). By the end of the week, the firm’s bitcoin options volume more than doubled with 122 […]

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Five Years of Bitcoin Trendlines All Lead to This One Point; “Fireworks” Inbound

Since Bitcoin’s genesis block was first mined, the cryptocurrency has been caught within a whirlwind that has allowed BTC to post gains that defy historical precedent. Although the past couple of years have tempered the excitement surrounding the cryptocurrency, it is important to note that multiple bullish factors are fast approaching on the horizon, and... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
Source : News Btc
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Ripple Slowing XRP Sales Could Be a Catalyst for a Massive Price Surge

XRP – the cryptocurrency with close ties to fintech company Ripple – had a rough 2019, posting yearly losses of over 40% that came about in tandem with a general rise seen by Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Many analysts and investors alike had pinned the crypto’s bearishness on Ripple’s quarterly token sales, which appeared to... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
Source : News Btc
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Fear of Mining ‘Death Spiral’ Blocks Path to $100,000 Bitcoin

Bitcoin will undergo its third halving event to date this May. The supply of new BTC released to miners with each block will reduce by half to 6.25 BTC. The impact of the event has been the source of much debate in the industry. For one analyst, lack of understanding may be hindering Bitcoin’s rise... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
Source : News Btc
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Bitcoin Reaches ‘Logical’ Support As Volatility Wanes, Explosive Move Incoming

After Bitcoin price rocketed last month from lows around $6,400, the crypto asset touched over $9,000 before falling lower to what a well-known financial market analyst says is “logical support.” Meanwhile, a tool designed by the analyst suggests that volatility in the Bitcoin market is reaching bear market lows, potentially signaling that an exceptionally explosive... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
Source : News Btc
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Tether Launches Gold-Backed Crypto, Do You Trust Them with Your Bullion?

Controversial cryptocurrency startup Tether has just announced the launch of a new crypto asset. The latest product from the company that brought the market market US Dollar Tether (USDT) is a supposedly gold-backed digital token. Tether Gold reportedly backs the tokens with physical gold stored in a Swiss vault. However, given Tether’s lack of transparency... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin May Stall for Six Months Before Any Major Rally; Factors & Trends

Bitcoin’s recent bout of sideways trading around the $8,600 region has resulted in a massive bear-favoring movement, with BTC now plummeting down towards the lower-$8,000 region. This movement has completely altered the sentiment amongst investors, with many analysts now claiming that the crypto will see significantly further losses as $9,200 begins to look increasingly like... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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May 2020 Will See Bitcoin Become Major Competitor to World Currencies: Economist

Over the past decades, central banks like the Federal Reserve have failed to keep inflation rates stable. Bitcoin may benefit from this trend. After the cryptocurrency’s upcoming halving, after which the coin will have “economically indisputable reasons” to become a legitimately competitive store of value versus other world currencies. Connection Between Halving and Inflation May... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Altcoin Market Following Early Bitcoin Path Could Lead to Life-Changing Wealth

The price chart of the current altcoin market closely resembles that of the early Bitcoin price chart and could signal that whoever is buying the current dip across the crypto market could end up generating life-changing wealth from their investment. Life-Changing Wealth Altcoin Market Follows Early Bitcoin Market Cycle When Bitcoin first was released into... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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PornHub Now Pays Models In Tether Through Tron Crypto Wallet

Pornography powerhouse PornHub has updated its list of payment methods models receive for payouts for pornographic performances. Among the list of payment methods, includes the controversial stablecoin Tether available for secure payments through a Tron cryptocurrency wallet. PornHub Offers Tron-Based Tether Payments To Adult Industry Models After PayPal Disaster PornHub has announced via their payment... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin Price Breaks Below $8,300, Is The Bull Rally Already Over?

Bitcoin price has been falling over the last 24 hours, potentially signaling that the recent bull rally has come to an abrupt end. But what are the factors behind Bitcoin’s latest drop, and how far might the crypto asset dive before it finds support? Bitcoin Price Inches Below $8,300, But Is There Much Further to... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Paypal Pullout Prompts Pornhub to Add Tether as Payment Option for Its Adult Models

Following Paypal Pullout Pornhub Adds Tether as a Payment Method for Its Adult ModelsThe porn industry is seen by many as a perfect fit for widespread cryptocurrency usage as it suffers from financial censorship far more than most businesses. When Paypal stopped servicing Pornhub models, the company hinted it might turn to digital currency as an alternative and now this has been accomplished with the Tether stablecoin USDT. […]

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Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding Questions

Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding QuestionsOn Wednesday, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer disclosed that five mining operations had plans to donate roughly $6 million in coinbase rewards (depending on market prices) to developers building Bitcoin Cash infrastructure. The news was met with mixed reviews as some of the specifics of the deal were scrutinized and the miner funding subject has been […]

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Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free Spins

Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free SpinsBitcoin Games is a provably fair online casino where you can play popular games using BTC and BCH. The platform is introducing a new feature and for its Lunar New Year 2020 promotion all players can get Red Envelopes packed with Free Spins. Also Read: Video Games Giant Ubisoft Is Looking for Blockchain Startups to […]

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BCH Script Meeting Aims to Enhance the Programming Language in Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash developers actively participate in video meetings in order to discuss the ongoing development of the BCH ecosystem. BCH software engineers met for the first time in 2020 last Thursday to examine the May upgrade and specification work. Following the meeting, on January 23, BCH developers will sit down again to address practicable optimizations […]

The post BCH Script Meeting Aims to Enhance the Programming Language in Bitcoin Cash appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto as RBI Defends Its Ban Power

Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto - RBI's Arguments Not ConvincingIndia’s supreme court heard the crypto case on Thursday, starting with the arguments by the counsel for the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). After pointing out that the RBI ban only hurts crypto businesses but does not stop crypto trading, the court explained that “being an honest contributor to the blockchain is more profitable than […]

The post Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto as RBI Defends Its Ban Power appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on Thick

More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on ThickBlockstream reps have long been pushing for full implementation of the perpetually-delayed Lightning Network as the main solution for BTC scalability. With the recent announcement of “federated sidechain” Liquid’s integration with Btcpay, however, the tune seems to have changed. Past weeks have found Blockstream execs Adam Back and Samson Mow not only pushing Liquid hard, […]

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1 days ago

Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital Currencies

Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital CurrenciesIn this roundup, we cover an exceptionally busy week for crypto regulations around the globe. We start our coverage with the U.S. Virtual Currency Tax Fairness Act of 2020, actions by the SEC, Ripple’s lawsuit, India’s supreme court hearings, Australia green-lighting a bitcoin retail fund, Thailand approving a new crypto exchange, and new crypto guidelines […]

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1 days ago

Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum?

Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum?Remember Polkadot? It’s the multi-chain network that raised $145 million in 2017 and hasn’t been seen since. But unlike many of the blockchain projects from that era, Polkadot hasn’t taken the money and run. Its team, led by Ethereum founder Gavin Wood, has been beavering away at the ambitious task it set itself. Two and […]

The post Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum? appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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1 days ago

Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block Rewards

Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block RewardsA group of Bitcoin Cash mining pool operations have decided to help fund BCH infrastructure development. On January 22, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer revealed that five mining pools are preparing a short-term developers donation plan. Miners from Btc.top, Bitcoin.com, Viabtc, Antpool, and Btc.com plan to give “12.5% of [the] BCH coinbase rewards to a fund […]

The post Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block Rewards appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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1 days ago

Demand for Crypto Derivatives Swells as CME’s Bitcoin Volume Rises

The global markets company Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has seen considerable demand since launching its options contracts in the wake of the firm’s bitcoin futures. On the first day of swaps, CME’s bitcoin options saw 55 contracts ($2.3 million). By the end of the week, the firm’s bitcoin options volume more than doubled with 122 […]

The post Demand for Crypto Derivatives Swells as CME’s Bitcoin Volume Rises appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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How Payswap Can Confuse Blockchain Analysts, Benefiting Bitcoin Privacy for All

Payswap, from pseudonymous developer “ZmnSCPxj,” offers a simple-yet-effective trick to confuse blockchain analysis and obscure bitcoin transactions.

The post How Payswap Can Confuse Blockchain Analysts, Benefiting Bitcoin Privacy for All appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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1 days ago

2019 Saw Most Exchange Attacks Ever, With Hackers Becoming More Savvy

According to Chainalysis, 2019 saw a rise in cryptocurrency exchange attacks, with hackers getting better at dodging security and obscuring loot.

The post 2019 Saw Most Exchange Attacks Ever, With Hackers Becoming More Savvy appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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3 days ago

The Fed Has Pumped $500 Billion Into the Repo Market. Where Does It End?

In September 2019, the interest rate for the overnight money market surged to 10%.

The post The Fed Has Pumped $500 Billion Into the Repo Market. Where Does It End? appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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6 days ago

Video: Reviewing the Billfodl Multishard

The Billfodl Multishard is a two-of-three stainless steel recovery seed storage device that allows you to split your seed into three shards.

The post Video: Reviewing the Billfodl Multishard appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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6 days ago

Review: HTC Exodus 1s, the Full Bitcoin Node Smartphone

The HTC Exodus 1s is a pioneering device offering great value, but limits in its Bitcoin focus and full node capabilities leave room for improvement.

The post Review: HTC Exodus 1s, the Full Bitcoin Node Smartphone appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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7 days ago

The Kindest Cut: Why the 2020 Bitcoin Halvening Is the Most Important Yet

The Bitcoin halvening of 2020 may give bitcoin economically incontestable reasons to become a legitimately competitive store of value.

The post The Kindest Cut: Why the 2020 Bitcoin Halvening Is the Most Important Yet appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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8 days ago

Remembering Tamás Blummer, Pioneering Bitcoin Developer

Tamás Blummer, a Bitcoin developer since 2012 and founder of groundbreaking Bitcoin projects, reportedly passed away after a long fight with cancer.

The post Remembering Tamás Blummer, Pioneering Bitcoin Developer appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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8 days ago

Bitcoin Researcher Drums Up Academic Interest in Erlay Protocol

Naumenko’s presentation on Erlay at ACM was a rare example of Bitcoin research being discussed at a conference not specifically related to blockchain tech.

The post Bitcoin Researcher Drums Up Academic Interest in Erlay Protocol appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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10 days ago

Do CoinJoins Really Require Equal Transaction Amounts for Privacy? Part One: CashFusion

A new mixing protocol called CashFusion challenges the assumption that CoinJoins require equal amounts for the mix to be effective.

The post Do CoinJoins Really Require Equal Transaction Amounts for Privacy? Part One: CashFusion appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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10 days ago

Wasabi Wallet Launches #BitcoinIsSafe Campaign to Counter Erroneous Antivirus Detections

Through the #BitcoinIsSafe, #WasabiIsSafe campaign, the Wasabi Wallet team wants to keep Bitcoin Core from being flagged by antivirus software.

The post Wasabi Wallet Launches #BitcoinIsSafe Campaign to Counter Erroneous Antivirus Detections appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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10 days ago

On the Coast of El Salvador, Bitcoin Is Becoming the Standard

Inside a circular economy built on bitcoin

The post On the Coast of El Salvador, Bitcoin Is Becoming the Standard appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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13 days ago

Want to Learn About Bitcoin? Try Conference-Driven Development

Challenging yourself to present at conferences and meetups can be a great way to learn more about Bitcoin and its technical aspects.

The post Want to Learn About Bitcoin? Try Conference-Driven Development appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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14 days ago

Why Proof of Reserves Is Important to Bitcoin

As the allure of holding fractional reserves increases, proof of reserves can help clients of custodial platforms verify if their funds are there or not.

The post Why Proof of Reserves Is Important to Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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14 days ago

Bitcoin Hash Rate Hits All-Time High Behind Price Rise, Private Pools in China

Bitcoin’s hash rate hit an all-time high of 117 EH/s in early 2020. But the reasons why are more nuanced than “the halving.”

The post Bitcoin Hash Rate Hits All-Time High Behind Price Rise, Private Pools in China appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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14 days ago

Buy or DIY? An Overview of 7 Bitcoin Full Node Products

Casa, Nodl, BitBoxBase and more

The post Buy or DIY? An Overview of 7 Bitcoin Full Node Products appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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15 days ago

Bitcoin and the Primacy of the Digital World

As our perception of the world evolves from the analog to the digital, bitcoin represents digital value without all the problems inherent to a digital world.

The post Bitcoin and the Primacy of the Digital World appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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15 days ago

Podcast: Bitcoin Clarity With Kiara Bickers

In this episode of the Bitcoin Magazine Podcast, Dave Hollerith talks with Kiara Bickers, author of Bitcoin Clarity: A Guide to Understanding Bitcoin.

The post Podcast: Bitcoin Clarity With Kiara Bickers appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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15 days ago

Making Regulatory Progress With Bitcoin ETFs and Pricing

In light of the SEC’s ETF rejection history, we consider the current state of bitcoin pricing and what can be done to advance the bitcoin ETF conversation.

The post Making Regulatory Progress With Bitcoin ETFs and Pricing appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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16 days ago

Bitcoin Was Uncorrelated With Major Assets, Experienced Low Volatility in 2019

According to a report from cryptocurrency trading platform SFOX, bitcoin emerged from 2019 with low volatility and as an uncorrelated macro asset.

The post Bitcoin Was Uncorrelated With Major Assets, Experienced Low Volatility in 2019 appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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17 days ago

2020 and Beyond: Bitcoin’s Potential Protocol Upgrades

The end of Bitcoin’s longest stretch without consensus forks?

The post 2020 and Beyond: Bitcoin’s Potential Protocol Upgrades appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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20 days ago

Happy Birthday Bitcoin! Here’s a Look at Bitcoin’s 11th Year by the Numbers

Eleven years ago, Bitcoin was etched into history with the mining of the Genesis Block. Here’s a data-driven look at how it has grown since last year.

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20 days ago

How Bitcoin Adoption Will Help India Achieve Its $5 Trillion Economy

In the 1990s, India's economic liberalization helped to boost its economy. In the 2020s, bitcoin adoption should be its next radical monetary innovation.

The post How Bitcoin Adoption Will Help India Achieve Its $5 Trillion Economy appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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21 days ago

River Financial Wants to Be the Bitcoiner’s Charles Schwab

River Financial doesn’t want to be just another exchange: It wants to be the world’s first Bitcoin financial institution.

The post River Financial Wants to Be the Bitcoiner’s Charles Schwab appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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21 days ago

With Financial Uncertainty and Unrest in Chile, Bitcoiners Build Community

As protests have turned to civil insurrection in Chile, the Bitcoin community in the nation has been rising to meet the occasion.

The post With Financial Uncertainty and Unrest in Chile, Bitcoiners Build Community appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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23 days ago

The Taxman Is After Your Bitcoin: Harvest Your Losses Before It’s Too Late

As 2019 comes to an end, it's time to think about minimizing your tax burden. If you’re a bitcoin investor, calculating bitcoin taxes gets even more complex.

The post The Taxman Is After Your Bitcoin: Harvest Your Losses Before It’s Too Late appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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23 days ago

At Bitcoin Magazine, Views Expressed Can Be Your Own

Bitcoin Magazine is proud to be the longest running source for Bitcoin information; but we couldn’t do it without contributions from the Bitcoin community.

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23 days ago

Op Ed: Three Bitcoin Trends That Left Their Mark on 2019

Bitcoin as digital gold, an increasingly robust hash rate and growing public interest: These are three of the top Bitcoin trends that stood out in 2019.

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24 days ago

Hashing Ahead: A Look at Bitcoin Mining in 2020

In 2020, factors like new hardware, the upcoming reward halving and more will determine how bitcoin mining, and Bitcoin in general, grows.

The post Hashing Ahead: A Look at Bitcoin Mining in 2020 appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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24 days ago

Video: Trace Mayer on Proof of Keys, Sovereignty and Bitcoin Privacy

“If you have rights but never flex them, your muscles will get weak."

The post Video: Trace Mayer on Proof of Keys, Sovereignty and Bitcoin Privacy appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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27 days ago

Lightning Network Traffic Analysis Raises Questions Over Fees and Privacy

Researchers analyzing Lightning Network traffic suggest that network fees are too low and that transaction privacy needs to be improved.

The post Lightning Network Traffic Analysis Raises Questions Over Fees and Privacy appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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30 days ago

Op Ed: Pitching Bitcoin During the Holidays

When it comes to pitching Bitcoin to your family and friends this holiday season, knowing your audience is key to spreading some Bitcoin cheer.

The post Op Ed: Pitching Bitcoin During the Holidays appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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31 days ago

Bitcoin’s 2019 in Lightning: What This Year Brought Us (Part 2)

Sparkswap, Lightning Loop, Satoshi’s Games and More

The post Bitcoin’s 2019 in Lightning: What This Year Brought Us (Part 2) appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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33 days ago

Our 10 Favorite Bitcoin Magazine Podcasts of 2019

2019 saw plenty of informative and captivating podcasts across Bitcoin. Here are Bitcoin Magazine’s favorites, just in time for your holiday break.

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34 days ago

Video: StormX CEO Simon Yu on Micro Rewards and Sats Back in Bitcoin

StormX CEO Simon Yu wants to provide thousands of bitcoin in sats-back rewards through the StormShop app and expand to Europe and Asia in 2020.

The post Video: StormX CEO Simon Yu on Micro Rewards and Sats Back in Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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35 days ago

The Bitcoin Magazine Holiday Shopping List, for the Bitcoiner in Your Life

There are plenty of Bitcoin-themed holiday gifts out there for the HODLer or precoiners in your life. Here are a few of our favorites.

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35 days ago

Op Ed: Tendencies and Opportunities of Bitcoin Taxation in the EU

Each member state in the EU sets its own tax rules. It is still possible, however, to identify key trends and opportunities in cryptocurrency taxation.

The post Op Ed: Tendencies and Opportunities of Bitcoin Taxation in the EU appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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35 days ago

The EU’s Updated AML Regulations Forced Bottle Pay to Shut Down. Who’s Next?

Following adoption of 5AMLD in the EU, Lightning Network service Bottle Pay shuts down. What precedent does this set for other Bitcoin businesses?

The post The EU’s Updated AML Regulations Forced Bottle Pay to Shut Down. Who’s Next? appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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35 days ago

Bitcoin’s 2019 in Tech: What This Year Brought Us (Part 1)

Guix, Shamir Backups, P2EP and more

The post Bitcoin’s 2019 in Tech: What This Year Brought Us (Part 1) appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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36 days ago

Op Ed: U.S. Cryptocurrency Regulation Faces Uncertainty in 2020

The SEC, CFTC and Congress have hinted at how cryptocurrency regulation will develop in 2020. Here are five significant regulatory milestones from 2019.

The post Op Ed: U.S. Cryptocurrency Regulation Faces Uncertainty in 2020 appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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36 days ago

Math Research Suggests Six Confirmations Aren’t Really Needed for Bitcoin Transactions

In a recent research paper, a pair of mathematicians demonstrate that fewer Bitcoin confirmations might still be enough to avoid double-spend attacks.

The post Math Research Suggests Six Confirmations Aren’t Really Needed for Bitcoin Transactions appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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37 days ago

Chainalysis: PlusToken Is Dumping on Huobi OTCs, May Be Eating Into BTC Price

Chainalysis has traced the PlusToken team’s attempts to sell ill-gotten bitcoin through Huobi OTC desks, potentially influencing the BTC price.

The post Chainalysis: PlusToken Is Dumping on Huobi OTCs, May Be Eating Into BTC Price appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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37 days ago

Podcast: Cryptoconomy’s Guy Swann on the Bitcoin Community

In this episode of the Bitcoin Magazine Podcast, Dave Hollerith talks with Guy Swann, host of the Cryptoconomy Podcast.

The post Podcast: Cryptoconomy’s Guy Swann on the Bitcoin Community appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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37 days ago

Op Ed: Waiting for Bitcoin Spring and the Next Bull Market

Although enthusiasm has been lacking in the current bitcoin market, some indicators out of China suggest a “bitcoin spring” may be on its way.

The post Op Ed: Waiting for Bitcoin Spring and the Next Bull Market appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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38 days ago

BTCPay Server Is Bitcoin’s Open-Source Unicorn

Inside one of Bitcoin’s most inspiring projects

The post BTCPay Server Is Bitcoin’s Open-Source Unicorn appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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41 days ago

Hodl Hodl Launches Exchange API

With the release of the Hodl Hodl exchange API, Venezuelan BTC price discovery platform Yadio and bitcoin wallet BlueWallet now integrate it.

The post Hodl Hodl Launches Exchange API appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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42 days ago

Review: Scorpion Case Is a Hardware Wallet Carrier That Over-Delivers on Protection

We burned, drowned, smashed and shot Guns n’ Bitcoin’s Scorpion Case so you don’t have to.

The post Review: Scorpion Case Is a Hardware Wallet Carrier That Over-Delivers on Protection appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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43 days ago

Enterprise Blockchain on … Bitcoin? Bitfury Is Giving It a Go With Exonum

With Exonum Enterprise, Bitfury wants to combine the control of a private blockchain with the assurances of Bitcoin’s public chain.

The post Enterprise Blockchain on … Bitcoin? Bitfury Is Giving It a Go With Exonum appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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43 days ago

Economic Uncertainty, Restrictions in Argentina Show Power of Bitcoin

Among restrictions on forex investment and an unstable fiat economy, we explore the growing interest in and need for bitcoin in Argentina.

The post Economic Uncertainty, Restrictions in Argentina Show Power of Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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43 days ago

Op Ed: IRS Doesn’t Get Cryptocurrencies: Here’s Why

In this op ed, Robin Singh examines tax implications of forked coins and Specific Identification of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, according to recent IRS guidelines.

The post Op Ed: IRS Doesn’t Get Cryptocurrencies: Here’s Why appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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43 days ago

Podcast: Chainalysis’ Chief Economist on the Data Behind Blockchain Forensics

The work of blockchain analysis companies like Chainalysis isn’t always welcomed by privacy advocates. But for Bitcoiners, this work is worth watching.

The post Podcast: Chainalysis’ Chief Economist on the Data Behind Blockchain Forensics appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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ErisX Sweetens Offering with Access to Etale’s Platform

The partnership with Etale comes as ErisX plans to make its crypto products available via US brokers
Source : Finance Magnates
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BitPay Taps Simplex to Smooth Cryptocurrency Purchases

Israeli-based Simplex combines crypto payment processing with fraud prevention technology.
Source : Finance Magnates
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Liquid Taps CertiK to Audit Potential Listings and IEOs

CertiK will help Liquid prove blockchain ecosystem and smart contracts of projects aiming to get listed are hacker-resistant.
Source : Finance Magnates
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QuadrigaCX Victims’ Counsel Investigating Crypto Capital Ties

The US authorities indicted one of the co-founders of the payment processor.
Source : Finance Magnates
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Julius Baer Deepens into Crypto with Storage, Investment Offerings

The services will be offered in partnership with Seba Crypto AG.
Source : Finance Magnates
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Amun Lists Inverse Bitcoin ETP on SIX

The company is now managing 11 cryptos ETPs listed across multiple exchanges.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Bleeding Quarter: Ripple’s Q4 Sales Declined by 80%

The company paused programmatic sales, contributing to the slumped figure.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Dukascopy Adds Litecoin CFDs to Cryptocurrency Offering

Dukascopy has been taking steps towards strengthening its budding cryptocurrency offering.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

CEX.IO Group Receives FCA’s Nod to Offer Services in the UK

The exchange is also planning to become a regulated broker.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Hong Kong, Thailand Central Banks Mull Over Digital Currencies

Multiple central banks recently formed a consortium to study CBDC.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Who’s Actually Using Crypto in 2020 & What Are They Using it For?

Crypto adoption has progressed over the past several years, but usage may look very different in different economies.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Vodafone Exits Libra as Central Banks Threats Mount

The Libra Association has now left with 20 members.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Huobi Launches Crypto Brokerage Service for Institutions

The platform is already live in all Huobi-operated regions, except China.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Monerium to Issue E-Money on Alogrand Blockchain Amid Partnership

The partnership between the companies is non-exclusive in nature.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

On Crypto Lending & The Downside of Defi: BlockFi CEO Speaks

Zac Prince speaks on the evolution of the crypto lending industry and the role of DeFi in it.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Crypto Not Banned in India: Clarifies Central Bank

The apex court in the country is hearing the petition of crypto exchanges against the regulator’s order.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Bitfinex Enables Sub-Account Feature for Institutional Traders

A master account of the trader will manage all the sub-accounts.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

GCEX Completes Crypto, FX Liquidity Integration with PrimeXM

GCEX has previously completed integration with two of bridge and institutional liquidity providers, Gold-i and oneZero.
Source : Finance Magnates
3 days ago

UK Tax Agency Seeks Blockchain Tool to Combat Crypto Crimes

The agency is willing to enter into a year of the contract for such a tool.
Source : Finance Magnates
3 days ago

UK Platform Cashaa Reveals New Crypto-Friendly Banking Service

Cashaa’s new account type comes with cryptocurrency conversion up to £200 million.
Source : Wallet Invester
486 days ago

Bitcoin $6609.990 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 09:08

Hot news: These changes have happened in the last hour.

In the last one hour Bitcoin is leading the record of among the most popular crypto-currency in the trading ecosystem, it has an decrease of -0.33% from its previous value from 6631.875 dollars now at 6609.990 dollars exchange rate. Next to Bitcoin is T..

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Source : Wallet Invester
486 days ago

Bitcoin $6668.000 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 08:08

Hot news: The summaries of the last one hour are the followings:

Bitcoin is leading the rank on the most popular crypto-currency, it has an upsurge of 0.12% in its exchange rate, which means 6668.000 dollars from the 6660.008 dollars earlier. Tether is in the second position as Bitcoin leads the first spot. ..

The post Bitcoin $6668.000 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 08:08 appeared first on CryptoCurrency Blog.

Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6640.360 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 07:08

Hot news: Here we summon for you the changes of the market of CryptoCurrency from the last 60 minutes.

In the last hour, Bitcoin is leading the cryptocurrency rank. A fall in the exchange rate was seen from 6663.014 dollars to 6640.360 dollars a -0.34% change. Next to Bitcoin is Tether in the second position..

The post Bitcoin $6640.360 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 07:08 appeared first on CryptoCurrency Blog.

Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6674.850 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 06:07

Hot news: Here you can read the new CryptoCurrency report of the last 60 Minutes.

Bitcoin is leading the rank in the last hour as the most popular crypto currency in the trade market, with a recorded fall on its value of about -0.12% in the last hour with a current standing rate of 6674.850 dollars from 6682..

The post Bitcoin $6674.850 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 06:07 appeared first on CryptoCurrency Blog.

Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6686.310 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 05:07

Hot news: There were a lot of happenings in the last 60 minutes on the Crypto stock exchanges.

Bitcoin is listed as the most popular cryptocurrency in the market. In the last sixty minutes, it had an downswing of -0.19% on its trading price. This means from 6699.038 dollars now at 6686.310 dollars. Tether is..

The post Bitcoin $6686.310 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 05:07 appeared first on CryptoCurrency Blog.

Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6704.570 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 04:07

Hot news: Now we show you the newest summary of 60 minutes.

Bitcoin is now leading the rank on the most popular digital currency in the trade market. It has an decrease of -0% in its exchange rate from 6704.570 dollars now at 6704.570 dollars. Bitcoin is seconded by Tether, in a 60 minutes time it has a drop..

The post Bitcoin $6704.570 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 04:07 appeared first on CryptoCurrency Blog.

Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6709.350 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 03:07

Hot news: Here we summon for you the changes of the market of CryptoCurrency from the last 60 minutes.

Bitcoin was in the top position in the last hour, the exchange rate decreases from 6710.021 dollars to 6709.350. This is a -0.01% recorded change. Tether is at the second position next to Bitcoin, with a re..

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Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6709.780 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 02:07

Hot news: These changes have happened in the last hour.

Bitcoin was in the top position in the last hour, the exchange rate increases from 6689.711 dollars to 6709.780. This is a 0.3% recorded change. Bitcoin is followed by Tether, with a -0.07% tumble on its trade value in the last one hour, equivalent to 0..

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Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6687.450 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 01:07

Hot news: Here we summon for you the changes of the market of CryptoCurrency from the last 60 minutes.

The number one cryptocurrency leader is Bitcoin, this data was fetched in the last hour. It has an decrease on its trade value to -0.2%, now at 6687.450 dollars from 6700.852. Tether is at the second positi..

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Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6692.560 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 00:07

Hot news: These are the changes of the CryptoCurrency market in the last one hour.

Bitcoin is now leading the rank on the most popular digital currency in the trade market. It has an increase of 0.05% in its exchange rate from 6689.215 dollars now at 6692.560 dollars. Tether is next to the leading crypto Bit..

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Cross-chain private exchange protocol Ren inches closer to mainnet

Ren, an open protocol that enables the permissionless and private transfer of value between any blockchain, has announced today it is now closer than ever to launching its mainnet. The impending launch follows last year’s release of a working testnet and launch of a developer portal. The final stages of testing are now underway, the […]

CryptoNinjas: Cross-chain private exchange protocol Ren inches closer to mainnet

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Syscoin and Blockchain Foundry join 2Tokens workshops to raise awareness of tokenization

The Syscoin Foundation and Blockchain Foundry, a core developer of the Syscoin blockchain, today announced their new partnership with the 2Tokens project, alongside blockchain companies including Ocean Protocol, Dusk, Odyssey, and others. 2Tokens aims to establish a set of clear rules and guidelines on how to deal with tokenization, and they will begin by identifying […]

CryptoNinjas: Syscoin and Blockchain Foundry join 2Tokens workshops to raise awareness of tokenization

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Convantis partners with ConsenSys to lead commodity trade platform development

Covantis, a blockchain initiative focused on modernizing global trade operations, today announced the selection of ConsenSys, the Ethereum venture and blockchain technology company, as the lead technology partner to develop its platform. ConsenSys will leverage its enterprise-ready blockchain solutions and services, including PegaSys Orchestrate, Kaleido and MythX to build the blockchain network on Ethereum. It will build a secured platform […]

CryptoNinjas: Convantis partners with ConsenSys to lead commodity trade platform development

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DAO for blockchain storage protocol Arweave is now live

The community and core team of Arweave, creators of a decentralized data storage protocol, announced today the live launch of ARCA, a community-governed DAO that will develop and expand the Arweave ecosystem, project, and network. ARCA DAO is now live on Ethereum mainnet, with a membership made up of long term miners, developers, and backers […]

CryptoNinjas: DAO for blockchain storage protocol Arweave is now live

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CasinoCoin releases unified KYC-ready ‘Bankroll Manager’ wallet app

CasinoCoin, a blockchain-powered gaming ecosystem designed with users, operators, and regulators in mind, has announced the release of its new CasinoCoin Bankroll Manager application. The app includes built-in KYC and responsible gaming functionality, that allows users to manage their assets across all CasinoCoin operates in one wallet. Features include near-instant deposits and withdrawals, a typical […]

CryptoNinjas: CasinoCoin releases unified KYC-ready ‘Bankroll Manager’ wallet app

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Tether launches ERC20 and TRC20 gold token

Tether, the first blockchain-enabled platform facilitating digital use of traditional currencies, today announced the launch of Tether Gold (XAUâ‚®), a digital asset providing exposure to physical gold (XAU). The XAUâ‚® token represents ownership of one troy fine ounce of physical gold on a specific gold bar. XAUâ‚®, which is available as an ERC-20 token on […]

CryptoNinjas: Tether launches ERC20 and TRC20 gold token

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imToken wallet partners with MoonPay to enable crypto purchases with fiat

imToken, a provider of crypto wallet and exchange platforms, announced today integration of a native fiat-to-crypto gateway powered by MoonPay. With wallets available on both iOS and Android, this added feature will allow imToken users in more than 40 countries to purchase BTC, ETH, EOS and other blockchain assets with fiat. Supported assets include: BTC, […]

CryptoNinjas: imToken wallet partners with MoonPay to enable crypto purchases with fiat

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Binance launches validator node on Theta Network, joining Blockchain Ventures and gumi Cryptos

Leading crypto exchange company Binance, announced it has successfully launched their validator node on the Theta Network. a decentralized video streaming platform. By running an Enterprise Validator Node, Binance joins other global enterprises such as Blockchain Ventures and gumi Cryptos in securing the Theta blockchain and is participating directly in Theta block production. For 2020, […]

CryptoNinjas: Binance launches validator node on Theta Network, joining Blockchain Ventures and gumi Cryptos

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Open crypto liquidity network Alekmi integrates Chainlink

Alkemi, a professional open liquidity network for cryptocurrency, announced today it has integrated with Chainlink to leverage its network of decentralized oracles. Chainlink’s protocol is facilitating trusted marketplaces for obtaining quality oracles, which is quickly becoming the de-facto standard in the Oracle-as-a-Service category. By utilizing Chainlink, Alkemi will benefit from a highly precise and reliable […]

CryptoNinjas: Open crypto liquidity network Alekmi integrates Chainlink

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Institutional crypto trading platform Etale connects to ErisX

ErisX, a CFTC registered bitcoin and cryptocurrency DCO, today announced support from Etale’s institutional trading platform. Members of ErisX are able to view real-time market data, and manage account balances and order execution via a secure connection using either Etale’s front end or API. Etale is a complete digital asset trading solution for institutions, delivered […]

CryptoNinjas: Institutional crypto trading platform Etale connects to ErisX

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Draper Goren Holm lead seed round in crypto data/analytics provider LunarCRUSH

Draper Goren Holm, a venture studio focused on accelerating and incubating blockchain and crypto startups along with the Draper Venture Network, announced today it has led a seed round in crypto data/analytics provider, LunarCRUSH. The LunarCRUSH team will gain access to partnerships, perks, and capital in addition to other portfolio companies. Potential benefits include enterprise […]

CryptoNinjas: Draper Goren Holm lead seed round in crypto data/analytics provider LunarCRUSH

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FanChain token integrated on FanWide to monetize sports viewing parties

SportsCastr, a live streaming company backed by the NFL Players Association, has announced the launch of its FanChain cryptocurrency on FanWide, a platform that helps fans find local game watch parties for their favorite teams. As part of the launch, sports fans can now earn FanChain tokens (FANZ) for checking into viewing parties at thousands […]

CryptoNinjas: FanChain token integrated on FanWide to monetize sports viewing parties

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GuildChat now supports bitcoin (BTC) through its multi-chain wallet

GuildChat, a mobile app that allows users to manage, transfer, and gift cryptocurrency to each other, announced today that it has added support for bitcoin (BTC). The app features both individual and group chat functionalities similar to Telegram, while also implementing both hot and cold wallets for multiple blockchains. Users may send cryptocurrencies to one […]

CryptoNinjas: GuildChat now supports bitcoin (BTC) through its multi-chain wallet

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Acala consortium forms to build cross-chain infrastructure for Polkadot

Acala Network, a consortium of decentralized financial projects has been launched this week, with the goal of creating an open cross-chain infrastructure for the Polkadot ecosystem. A work in progress, Polkadot enables cross-blockchain transfers of any type of data or asset. The first implementation coming from Acala is a cross-chain capable multi-collateralized and decentralized stablecoin […]

CryptoNinjas: Acala consortium forms to build cross-chain infrastructure for Polkadot

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Blockchain security firm CertiK to help Liquid vet listings and IEO projects

Cryptocurrency exchange Liquid, today announced a new partnership with CertiK, a leading blockchain security firm. CertiK will provide its smart-contract audit platform to teams seeking potential listings and IEOs on the exchange. CertiK will leverage its expertise to help projects aiming to list on Liquid follow regulations, conduct due diligence, and build trust with their […]

CryptoNinjas: Blockchain security firm CertiK to help Liquid vet listings and IEO projects

Source : Miner Gate
211 days ago

MinerGate Exclusive: Interview with the chat moderator

Recently, we released our very own loyalty token – the MinerGate Token.  It’s the token that we believe will empower all parts of the MinerGate ecosystem and positively engage the community in the project’s life.  A few tokens have already been delivered to the most active users as gratitude for their contribution. As well, there […]

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213 days ago

Welcome MinerGate xFast 1.5

Dear miners, The MinerGate team is working hard to bring you the best mining solutions and user-friendly services. Making MinerGate a multifunctional platform will allow our new users to understand all mining processes faster and benefit from the cutting edge technologies available for our seasoned miners. MinerGate xFast miner is a highly efficient and easily […]

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223 days ago

MinerGate DSP Portal. Essential elements of decreasing the cost of developing DApp

For just a year, the EOS system has proved itself to be worthy of being a next-generation blockchain project with industry-leading scalability and transaction speed. Its philosophy and solutions are giving new opportunities to blockchain developers. Lots of dApps – a crucial part of the system – are now built on EOS. The number has […]

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Source : Miner Gate
223 days ago

News from our partners LumiWallet. Get EOS account for free!

MinerGate is pleased to announce that our partner – Lumi Wallet, a highly secure multi-currency wallet – is launching an EOS account giveaway. This giveaway campaign has become possible due to the productive collaboration of MinerGate, Lumi Wallet, and Changelly. MinerGate believes in EOS due to its next generation and open source blockchain protocol that […]

The post News from our partners LumiWallet. Get EOS account for free! appeared first on Crypto Mining Blog.

Source : Miner Gate
232 days ago

MinerGate Has Become a DApp Service Provider

MinerGate has become a dApp Service Provider on the DAPP Network. It’s no secret that there have been some significant obstacles in the way of the efficient performance of dApp development. To develop on EOS, dApp developers must own and use RAM, which has its limitations. There are two of them: the high cost (more […]

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Source : Miner Gate
252 days ago

MinerGate Token Is Now On EOSDAQ

Dear Miner, The MinerGate team is pleased to announce that our ultimate loyalty tool, the MG Token, is now available on EOSDAQ, the world’s first on-chain decentralized exchange. EOSDAQ is a platform that supports the peer-to-peer trade of EOS-based tokens. All transactions there are recorded on the blockchain in a transparent manner.  The EOS-based MinerGate […]

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259 days ago

HitBTC – The First Major Exchange To Support The MinerGate (MG) Token

Dear miner, We are glad to announce that HitBTC will be the first major exchange to list the MG Token. Support from HitBTC is an important step towards developing the MinerGate loyalty tool. HitBTC is one of the most advanced cryptocurrency exchanges out there, providing markets for more than 300 different cryptocurrencies. HitBTC delivers to […]

The post HitBTC – The First Major Exchange To Support The MinerGate (MG) Token appeared first on Crypto Mining Blog.

Source : Miner Gate
269 days ago

MinerGate Token (MG): The Ultimate Loyalty Tool For Users

MinerGate is glad to introduce MinerGate Token (MG) – a token created as a loyalty tool. It is designed as a vital instrument to fuel the entire ecosystem of MinerGate products. We have always been focused on enhancing our service and providing better user experience, and now the new MG token is going to serve […]

The post MinerGate Token (MG): The Ultimate Loyalty Tool For Users appeared first on Crypto Mining Blog.

Source : Miner Gate
274 days ago

How to Vote for MinerGate in TRON Super Representative Elections

Greetings! In light of recent developments, we’re glad to announce that MinerGate will support the TRON mainnet by becoming its new Super Representative. We believe that our strong expertise in high load solutions for both hardware and software systems will help TRON scale to a new level.   As a Super Representative, we want to […]

The post How to Vote for MinerGate in TRON Super Representative Elections appeared first on Crypto Mining Blog.

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275 days ago

Lumi Wallet with EOS support released

The MinerGate team is glad to inform you, that our strategic partner – Lumi Wallet – have released the first version of the updated Lumi Wallet App with the support of EOS cryptocurrency. This project become possible thanks to the close cooperation of MinerGate and Lumi Wallet developers teams. In the first version of the […]

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Source : Cointelegraph
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Accused Bitcoin Launderer Vinnik Reportedly Arrives at French Hospital

Accused money launderer Alexander Vinnik arrives at French hospital

Source : Cointelegraph
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Kik Representative Will Give Deposition in SEC Case on Jan. 28

A Kik representative will give a deposition before the court on Jan. 28 in continuing SEC case

Source : Cointelegraph
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Securities Regulator of India Bets on Blockchain

The chairman of the Security and Exchange Board of India says that blockchain may bring a paradigm shift in the securities market landscape

Source : Cointelegraph
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Litecoin ‘Digital Silver’ Narrative Is Proven Wrong, New Data Shows

Litecoin isn’t “digital silver” but new data suggests silver’s price action can help predict LTC price

Source : Cointelegraph
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Chainalysis Finds Exchanges Bolstering Security While Hackers Refine Attacks

Chainalysis finds exchanges bolstering security but hackers refining attacks

Source : Cointelegraph
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MIT Research Group Calls Crypto a Testing Ground for a Central Bank Digital Asset

The crypto space is a test tube of experimentation which may pave the way for a digital fiat asset, MIT’s crypto research group said

Source : Cointelegraph
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Facebook’s Libra Pushed World to Reconsider USD as Global Reserve Currency: WEF

Global officials and economists at the WEF voice the fact that Facebook’s Libra pushed the world to start reconsidering the U.S. dollar as anchor currency

Source : Cointelegraph
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Amun Launched Short Bitcoin ETP on Leading Swiss Exchange SIX

Swiss cryptocurrency financial firm Amun AG listed a derivative giving inverse exposure to Bitcoin on Switzerland’s leading stock exchange, Six Exchange

Source : Cointelegraph
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Facebook and Calibra’s David Marcus: The Problem of Global Unbanked Is “Unacceptable”

Calibra’s David Marcus explained at WEF what is the primary purpose of digital currencies

Source : Cointelegraph
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BIS: No Evidence of Mass Transition From CBDC Research to Pilots and Experiments

The BIS’s new survey revealed that only 10% of central banks are likely to issue a CBDC for the general public in the short term

Source : Cointelegraph
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Industry Leaders at Crypto Valley Summit See Major Role for Blockchain in Traceability

Experts at the WEF agree that using blockchain for traceability is key. #CTdoesDavos

Source : Cointelegraph
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Greece Extradites Alleged Launderer of $4B in BTC Alexander Vinnik to France

Alexander Vinnik, a Russian man accused of having laundered $4 billion in Bitcoin, will be extradited from Greece to France, against the wishes of Russia

Source : Cointelegraph
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Chiliz Launches Crypto Exchange for Trading Sports Fan Tokens

Sports blockchain venture Chiliz will launch a cryptocurrency exchange for sports and entertainment tokens

Source : Cointelegraph
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Deloitte Approves Gemini Crypto Exchange in High-Level Security Evaluation

U.S. crypto exchange and custody company Gemini finishes high-level SOC 2 Type 2 security check, a purported industry first

Source : Cointelegraph
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Crypto Exchange Liquidity and Why It Matters, Explained

Exchange liquidity is affecting every trade you make. From slippage and price manipulation to technical analysis accuracy and transaction times, understanding crypto exchange liquidity is key to successful trading. #Sponsored

Source : Cointelegraph
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Disgruntled Employee Stole Bitcoin from Japanese Project Vipstarcoin

A former employee of a Japanese blockchain project has been arrested for stealing its Bitcoin funds in 2018

Source : Cointelegraph
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Has Quebec Missed the Ship for Attracting Cryptocurrency Miners?

An uncertain regulatory regime regarding power distribution in Quebec has apparently drove crypto mining firms out of the province

Source : Cointelegraph
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Binance Invests in Taiwanese Blockchain Data Monetization Startup Numbers

Binance has invested in Numbers, a blockchain-enabled data monetization startup

Source : Cointelegraph
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Pornhub Adds Tether Stablecoin as New Crypto Payment Option

Pornhub adds Tron-based USDT as an alternative payment option to PayPal, which abruptly stopped servicing its models in late 2019

Source : Cointelegraph
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World Economic Forum Debuts Framework for Central Bank Digital Currency

The World Economic Forum together with major central banks and financial institutions has released a toolkit for policymakers regarding central bank digital currencies

Source : Cointelegraph
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Blockvest Saved from Default Judgement in Fraud Case

A California federal court has reversed a default judgement against two firms accused of running a cryptocurrency scam

Source : Cointelegraph
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Ether Price Drop Slashed Valuation of Crypto Valley’s Top 50 Firms by 40%

While Ether prices have a strong effect on the valuation of Crypto Valley’s top 50 firms, CV VC told Cointelegraph that there are other indicators to watch as well

Source : Cointelegraph
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Peter Schiff Bungled Wallet Password, Solving ‘Bitcoin Mystery’

Notorious crypto skeptic Peter Schiff admitted that he lost his Bitcoin because he does not know his wallet password

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

Bitcoin Price Slides to $8.5K as 200MA Resistance Keeps Bulls in Check

Bitcoin traders wave goodbye to $9K as price action targets levels below $8,500

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

The Unstoppable Trajectory: Stablecoins Are Evolving Traditional Finances

Neither fiat nor crypto, but a mixture of both: What are the stablecoins really for?

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

The Evolution of Bitcoin's Technology Stack

For more than 10 years already, Bitcoin’s innovations have been pushed on all fronts: What are those improvements?

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

SEC Calls Out Status of Telegram's TON, Doubting Development

Ongoing Telegram lawsuit reveals the SEC attacking Telegram’s TON blockchain development and lack of GRM token use cases

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

Jack Dorsey’s Square Awarded Patent for Real-Time Crypto-to-Fiat Swaps

Jack Dorsey’s Square gets patent for fiat-to-crypto exchanges in real-time transactions

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

Is Samsung About To Partner With This Crypto Startup?

GatePay’s co-founder told Cointelegraph a partnership with “Korea’s largest consumer electronics manufacturer” is imminent. #CTdoesDavos

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

India Central Bank Says It Hasn’t Banned Crypto

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) says it has not banned cryptocurrency usage — only the regulated avenues leading to it

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Five Years of Bitcoin Trendlines All Lead to This One Point; “Fireworks” Inbound

Since Bitcoin’s genesis block was first mined, the cryptocurrency has been caught within a whirlwind that has allowed BTC to post gains that defy historical precedent. Although the past couple of years have tempered the excitement surrounding the cryptocurrency, it is important to note that multiple bullish factors are fast approaching on the horizon, and... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Ripple Slowing XRP Sales Could Be a Catalyst for a Massive Price Surge

XRP – the cryptocurrency with close ties to fintech company Ripple – had a rough 2019, posting yearly losses of over 40% that came about in tandem with a general rise seen by Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Many analysts and investors alike had pinned the crypto’s bearishness on Ripple’s quarterly token sales, which appeared to... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Fear of Mining ‘Death Spiral’ Blocks Path to $100,000 Bitcoin

Bitcoin will undergo its third halving event to date this May. The supply of new BTC released to miners with each block will reduce by half to 6.25 BTC. The impact of the event has been the source of much debate in the industry. For one analyst, lack of understanding may be hindering Bitcoin’s rise... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin Reaches ‘Logical’ Support As Volatility Wanes, Explosive Move Incoming

After Bitcoin price rocketed last month from lows around $6,400, the crypto asset touched over $9,000 before falling lower to what a well-known financial market analyst says is “logical support.” Meanwhile, a tool designed by the analyst suggests that volatility in the Bitcoin market is reaching bear market lows, potentially signaling that an exceptionally explosive... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Tether Launches Gold-Backed Crypto, Do You Trust Them with Your Bullion?

Controversial cryptocurrency startup Tether has just announced the launch of a new crypto asset. The latest product from the company that brought the market market US Dollar Tether (USDT) is a supposedly gold-backed digital token. Tether Gold reportedly backs the tokens with physical gold stored in a Swiss vault. However, given Tether’s lack of transparency... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin May Stall for Six Months Before Any Major Rally; Factors & Trends

Bitcoin’s recent bout of sideways trading around the $8,600 region has resulted in a massive bear-favoring movement, with BTC now plummeting down towards the lower-$8,000 region. This movement has completely altered the sentiment amongst investors, with many analysts now claiming that the crypto will see significantly further losses as $9,200 begins to look increasingly like... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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May 2020 Will See Bitcoin Become Major Competitor to World Currencies: Economist

Over the past decades, central banks like the Federal Reserve have failed to keep inflation rates stable. Bitcoin may benefit from this trend. After the cryptocurrency’s upcoming halving, after which the coin will have “economically indisputable reasons” to become a legitimately competitive store of value versus other world currencies. Connection Between Halving and Inflation May... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Altcoin Market Following Early Bitcoin Path Could Lead to Life-Changing Wealth

The price chart of the current altcoin market closely resembles that of the early Bitcoin price chart and could signal that whoever is buying the current dip across the crypto market could end up generating life-changing wealth from their investment. Life-Changing Wealth Altcoin Market Follows Early Bitcoin Market Cycle When Bitcoin first was released into... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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PornHub Now Pays Models In Tether Through Tron Crypto Wallet

Pornography powerhouse PornHub has updated its list of payment methods models receive for payouts for pornographic performances. Among the list of payment methods, includes the controversial stablecoin Tether available for secure payments through a Tron cryptocurrency wallet. PornHub Offers Tron-Based Tether Payments To Adult Industry Models After PayPal Disaster PornHub has announced via their payment... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin Price Breaks Below $8,300, Is The Bull Rally Already Over?

Bitcoin price has been falling over the last 24 hours, potentially signaling that the recent bull rally has come to an abrupt end. But what are the factors behind Bitcoin’s latest drop, and how far might the crypto asset dive before it finds support? Bitcoin Price Inches Below $8,300, But Is There Much Further to... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Paypal Pullout Prompts Pornhub to Add Tether as Payment Option for Its Adult Models

Following Paypal Pullout Pornhub Adds Tether as a Payment Method for Its Adult ModelsThe porn industry is seen by many as a perfect fit for widespread cryptocurrency usage as it suffers from financial censorship far more than most businesses. When Paypal stopped servicing Pornhub models, the company hinted it might turn to digital currency as an alternative and now this has been accomplished with the Tether stablecoin USDT. […]

The post Paypal Pullout Prompts Pornhub to Add Tether as Payment Option for Its Adult Models appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
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Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding Questions

Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding QuestionsOn Wednesday, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer disclosed that five mining operations had plans to donate roughly $6 million in coinbase rewards (depending on market prices) to developers building Bitcoin Cash infrastructure. The news was met with mixed reviews as some of the specifics of the deal were scrutinized and the miner funding subject has been […]

The post Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding Questions appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free Spins

Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free SpinsBitcoin Games is a provably fair online casino where you can play popular games using BTC and BCH. The platform is introducing a new feature and for its Lunar New Year 2020 promotion all players can get Red Envelopes packed with Free Spins. Also Read: Video Games Giant Ubisoft Is Looking for Blockchain Startups to […]

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BCH Script Meeting Aims to Enhance the Programming Language in Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash developers actively participate in video meetings in order to discuss the ongoing development of the BCH ecosystem. BCH software engineers met for the first time in 2020 last Thursday to examine the May upgrade and specification work. Following the meeting, on January 23, BCH developers will sit down again to address practicable optimizations […]

The post BCH Script Meeting Aims to Enhance the Programming Language in Bitcoin Cash appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto as RBI Defends Its Ban Power

Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto - RBI's Arguments Not ConvincingIndia’s supreme court heard the crypto case on Thursday, starting with the arguments by the counsel for the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). After pointing out that the RBI ban only hurts crypto businesses but does not stop crypto trading, the court explained that “being an honest contributor to the blockchain is more profitable than […]

The post Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto as RBI Defends Its Ban Power appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on Thick

More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on ThickBlockstream reps have long been pushing for full implementation of the perpetually-delayed Lightning Network as the main solution for BTC scalability. With the recent announcement of “federated sidechain” Liquid’s integration with Btcpay, however, the tune seems to have changed. Past weeks have found Blockstream execs Adam Back and Samson Mow not only pushing Liquid hard, […]

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Source : Bit Coin News
1 days ago

Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital Currencies

Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital CurrenciesIn this roundup, we cover an exceptionally busy week for crypto regulations around the globe. We start our coverage with the U.S. Virtual Currency Tax Fairness Act of 2020, actions by the SEC, Ripple’s lawsuit, India’s supreme court hearings, Australia green-lighting a bitcoin retail fund, Thailand approving a new crypto exchange, and new crypto guidelines […]

The post Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital Currencies appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
1 days ago

Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum?

Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum?Remember Polkadot? It’s the multi-chain network that raised $145 million in 2017 and hasn’t been seen since. But unlike many of the blockchain projects from that era, Polkadot hasn’t taken the money and run. Its team, led by Ethereum founder Gavin Wood, has been beavering away at the ambitious task it set itself. Two and […]

The post Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum? appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
1 days ago

Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block Rewards

Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block RewardsA group of Bitcoin Cash mining pool operations have decided to help fund BCH infrastructure development. On January 22, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer revealed that five mining pools are preparing a short-term developers donation plan. Miners from Btc.top, Bitcoin.com, Viabtc, Antpool, and Btc.com plan to give “12.5% of [the] BCH coinbase rewards to a fund […]

The post Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block Rewards appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
1 days ago

Demand for Crypto Derivatives Swells as CME’s Bitcoin Volume Rises

The global markets company Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has seen considerable demand since launching its options contracts in the wake of the firm’s bitcoin futures. On the first day of swaps, CME’s bitcoin options saw 55 contracts ($2.3 million). By the end of the week, the firm’s bitcoin options volume more than doubled with 122 […]

The post Demand for Crypto Derivatives Swells as CME’s Bitcoin Volume Rises appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Cointelegraph
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Keeping Your Assets Safe — Crypto Insurance May Soon Become the Norm

Experts weigh in on the future of the crypto industry: “The crypto community needs a reliable insurance mechanism”

Source : Cointelegraph
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Accused Bitcoin Launderer Vinnik Reportedly Arrives at French Hospital

Accused money launderer Alexander Vinnik arrives at French hospital

Source : Cointelegraph
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Kik Representative Will Give Deposition in SEC Case on Jan. 28

A Kik representative will give a deposition before the court on Jan. 28 in continuing SEC case

Source : Cointelegraph
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Securities Regulator of India Bets on Blockchain

The chairman of the Security and Exchange Board of India says that blockchain may bring a paradigm shift in the securities market landscape

Source : Cointelegraph
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Litecoin ‘Digital Silver’ Narrative Is Proven Wrong, New Data Shows

Litecoin isn’t “digital silver” but new data suggests silver’s price action can help predict LTC price

Source : Cointelegraph
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Chainalysis Finds Exchanges Bolstering Security While Hackers Refine Attacks

Chainalysis finds exchanges bolstering security but hackers refining attacks

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MIT Research Group Calls Crypto a Testing Ground for a Central Bank Digital Asset

The crypto space is a test tube of experimentation which may pave the way for a digital fiat asset, MIT’s crypto research group said

Source : Cointelegraph
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Facebook’s Libra Pushed World to Reconsider USD as Global Reserve Currency: WEF

Global officials and economists at the WEF voice the fact that Facebook’s Libra pushed the world to start reconsidering the U.S. dollar as anchor currency

Source : Cointelegraph
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Amun Launched Short Bitcoin ETP on Leading Swiss Exchange SIX

Swiss cryptocurrency financial firm Amun AG listed a derivative giving inverse exposure to Bitcoin on Switzerland’s leading stock exchange, Six Exchange

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Facebook and Calibra’s David Marcus: The Problem of Global Unbanked Is “Unacceptable”

Calibra’s David Marcus explained at WEF what is the primary purpose of digital currencies

Source : Cointelegraph
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BIS: No Evidence of Mass Transition From CBDC Research to Pilots and Experiments

The BIS’s new survey revealed that only 10% of central banks are likely to issue a CBDC for the general public in the short term

Source : Cointelegraph
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Industry Leaders at Crypto Valley Summit See Major Role for Blockchain in Traceability

Experts at the WEF agree that using blockchain for traceability is key. #CTdoesDavos

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Greece Extradites Alleged Launderer of $4B in BTC Alexander Vinnik to France

Alexander Vinnik, a Russian man accused of having laundered $4 billion in Bitcoin, will be extradited from Greece to France, against the wishes of Russia

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Chiliz Launches Crypto Exchange for Trading Sports Fan Tokens

Sports blockchain venture Chiliz will launch a cryptocurrency exchange for sports and entertainment tokens

Source : Cointelegraph
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Deloitte Approves Gemini Crypto Exchange in High-Level Security Evaluation

U.S. crypto exchange and custody company Gemini finishes high-level SOC 2 Type 2 security check, a purported industry first

Source : Cointelegraph
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Crypto Exchange Liquidity and Why It Matters, Explained

Exchange liquidity is affecting every trade you make. From slippage and price manipulation to technical analysis accuracy and transaction times, understanding crypto exchange liquidity is key to successful trading. #Sponsored

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Disgruntled Employee Stole Bitcoin from Japanese Project Vipstarcoin

A former employee of a Japanese blockchain project has been arrested for stealing its Bitcoin funds in 2018

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Has Quebec Missed the Ship for Attracting Cryptocurrency Miners?

An uncertain regulatory regime regarding power distribution in Quebec has apparently drove crypto mining firms out of the province

Source : Cointelegraph
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Binance Invests in Taiwanese Blockchain Data Monetization Startup Numbers

Binance has invested in Numbers, a blockchain-enabled data monetization startup

Source : Cointelegraph
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Pornhub Adds Tether Stablecoin as New Crypto Payment Option

Pornhub adds Tron-based USDT as an alternative payment option to PayPal, which abruptly stopped servicing its models in late 2019

Source : Cointelegraph
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World Economic Forum Debuts Framework for Central Bank Digital Currency

The World Economic Forum together with major central banks and financial institutions has released a toolkit for policymakers regarding central bank digital currencies

Source : Cointelegraph
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Blockvest Saved from Default Judgement in Fraud Case

A California federal court has reversed a default judgement against two firms accused of running a cryptocurrency scam

Source : Cointelegraph
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Ether Price Drop Slashed Valuation of Crypto Valley’s Top 50 Firms by 40%

While Ether prices have a strong effect on the valuation of Crypto Valley’s top 50 firms, CV VC told Cointelegraph that there are other indicators to watch as well

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Peter Schiff Bungled Wallet Password, Solving ‘Bitcoin Mystery’

Notorious crypto skeptic Peter Schiff admitted that he lost his Bitcoin because he does not know his wallet password

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

Bitcoin Price Slides to $8.5K as 200MA Resistance Keeps Bulls in Check

Bitcoin traders wave goodbye to $9K as price action targets levels below $8,500

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

The Unstoppable Trajectory: Stablecoins Are Evolving Traditional Finances

Neither fiat nor crypto, but a mixture of both: What are the stablecoins really for?

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

The Evolution of Bitcoin's Technology Stack

For more than 10 years already, Bitcoin’s innovations have been pushed on all fronts: What are those improvements?

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

SEC Calls Out Status of Telegram's TON, Doubting Development

Ongoing Telegram lawsuit reveals the SEC attacking Telegram’s TON blockchain development and lack of GRM token use cases

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

Jack Dorsey’s Square Awarded Patent for Real-Time Crypto-to-Fiat Swaps

Jack Dorsey’s Square gets patent for fiat-to-crypto exchanges in real-time transactions

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

Is Samsung About To Partner With This Crypto Startup?

GatePay’s co-founder told Cointelegraph a partnership with “Korea’s largest consumer electronics manufacturer” is imminent. #CTdoesDavos

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Five Years of Bitcoin Trendlines All Lead to This One Point; “Fireworks” Inbound

Since Bitcoin’s genesis block was first mined, the cryptocurrency has been caught within a whirlwind that has allowed BTC to post gains that defy historical precedent. Although the past couple of years have tempered the excitement surrounding the cryptocurrency, it is important to note that multiple bullish factors are fast approaching on the horizon, and... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Ripple Slowing XRP Sales Could Be a Catalyst for a Massive Price Surge

XRP – the cryptocurrency with close ties to fintech company Ripple – had a rough 2019, posting yearly losses of over 40% that came about in tandem with a general rise seen by Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Many analysts and investors alike had pinned the crypto’s bearishness on Ripple’s quarterly token sales, which appeared to... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Fear of Mining ‘Death Spiral’ Blocks Path to $100,000 Bitcoin

Bitcoin will undergo its third halving event to date this May. The supply of new BTC released to miners with each block will reduce by half to 6.25 BTC. The impact of the event has been the source of much debate in the industry. For one analyst, lack of understanding may be hindering Bitcoin’s rise... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin Reaches ‘Logical’ Support As Volatility Wanes, Explosive Move Incoming

After Bitcoin price rocketed last month from lows around $6,400, the crypto asset touched over $9,000 before falling lower to what a well-known financial market analyst says is “logical support.” Meanwhile, a tool designed by the analyst suggests that volatility in the Bitcoin market is reaching bear market lows, potentially signaling that an exceptionally explosive... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Tether Launches Gold-Backed Crypto, Do You Trust Them with Your Bullion?

Controversial cryptocurrency startup Tether has just announced the launch of a new crypto asset. The latest product from the company that brought the market market US Dollar Tether (USDT) is a supposedly gold-backed digital token. Tether Gold reportedly backs the tokens with physical gold stored in a Swiss vault. However, given Tether’s lack of transparency... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin May Stall for Six Months Before Any Major Rally; Factors & Trends

Bitcoin’s recent bout of sideways trading around the $8,600 region has resulted in a massive bear-favoring movement, with BTC now plummeting down towards the lower-$8,000 region. This movement has completely altered the sentiment amongst investors, with many analysts now claiming that the crypto will see significantly further losses as $9,200 begins to look increasingly like... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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May 2020 Will See Bitcoin Become Major Competitor to World Currencies: Economist

Over the past decades, central banks like the Federal Reserve have failed to keep inflation rates stable. Bitcoin may benefit from this trend. After the cryptocurrency’s upcoming halving, after which the coin will have “economically indisputable reasons” to become a legitimately competitive store of value versus other world currencies. Connection Between Halving and Inflation May... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Altcoin Market Following Early Bitcoin Path Could Lead to Life-Changing Wealth

The price chart of the current altcoin market closely resembles that of the early Bitcoin price chart and could signal that whoever is buying the current dip across the crypto market could end up generating life-changing wealth from their investment. Life-Changing Wealth Altcoin Market Follows Early Bitcoin Market Cycle When Bitcoin first was released into... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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PornHub Now Pays Models In Tether Through Tron Crypto Wallet

Pornography powerhouse PornHub has updated its list of payment methods models receive for payouts for pornographic performances. Among the list of payment methods, includes the controversial stablecoin Tether available for secure payments through a Tron cryptocurrency wallet. PornHub Offers Tron-Based Tether Payments To Adult Industry Models After PayPal Disaster PornHub has announced via their payment... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin Price Breaks Below $8,300, Is The Bull Rally Already Over?

Bitcoin price has been falling over the last 24 hours, potentially signaling that the recent bull rally has come to an abrupt end. But what are the factors behind Bitcoin’s latest drop, and how far might the crypto asset dive before it finds support? Bitcoin Price Inches Below $8,300, But Is There Much Further to... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Paypal Pullout Prompts Pornhub to Add Tether as Payment Option for Its Adult Models

Following Paypal Pullout Pornhub Adds Tether as a Payment Method for Its Adult ModelsThe porn industry is seen by many as a perfect fit for widespread cryptocurrency usage as it suffers from financial censorship far more than most businesses. When Paypal stopped servicing Pornhub models, the company hinted it might turn to digital currency as an alternative and now this has been accomplished with the Tether stablecoin USDT. […]

The post Paypal Pullout Prompts Pornhub to Add Tether as Payment Option for Its Adult Models appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding Questions

Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding QuestionsOn Wednesday, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer disclosed that five mining operations had plans to donate roughly $6 million in coinbase rewards (depending on market prices) to developers building Bitcoin Cash infrastructure. The news was met with mixed reviews as some of the specifics of the deal were scrutinized and the miner funding subject has been […]

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Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free Spins

Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free SpinsBitcoin Games is a provably fair online casino where you can play popular games using BTC and BCH. The platform is introducing a new feature and for its Lunar New Year 2020 promotion all players can get Red Envelopes packed with Free Spins. Also Read: Video Games Giant Ubisoft Is Looking for Blockchain Startups to […]

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BCH Script Meeting Aims to Enhance the Programming Language in Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash developers actively participate in video meetings in order to discuss the ongoing development of the BCH ecosystem. BCH software engineers met for the first time in 2020 last Thursday to examine the May upgrade and specification work. Following the meeting, on January 23, BCH developers will sit down again to address practicable optimizations […]

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Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto as RBI Defends Its Ban Power

Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto - RBI's Arguments Not ConvincingIndia’s supreme court heard the crypto case on Thursday, starting with the arguments by the counsel for the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). After pointing out that the RBI ban only hurts crypto businesses but does not stop crypto trading, the court explained that “being an honest contributor to the blockchain is more profitable than […]

The post Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto as RBI Defends Its Ban Power appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on Thick

More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on ThickBlockstream reps have long been pushing for full implementation of the perpetually-delayed Lightning Network as the main solution for BTC scalability. With the recent announcement of “federated sidechain” Liquid’s integration with Btcpay, however, the tune seems to have changed. Past weeks have found Blockstream execs Adam Back and Samson Mow not only pushing Liquid hard, […]

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1 days ago

Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital Currencies

Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital CurrenciesIn this roundup, we cover an exceptionally busy week for crypto regulations around the globe. We start our coverage with the U.S. Virtual Currency Tax Fairness Act of 2020, actions by the SEC, Ripple’s lawsuit, India’s supreme court hearings, Australia green-lighting a bitcoin retail fund, Thailand approving a new crypto exchange, and new crypto guidelines […]

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1 days ago

Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum?

Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum?Remember Polkadot? It’s the multi-chain network that raised $145 million in 2017 and hasn’t been seen since. But unlike many of the blockchain projects from that era, Polkadot hasn’t taken the money and run. Its team, led by Ethereum founder Gavin Wood, has been beavering away at the ambitious task it set itself. Two and […]

The post Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum? appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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1 days ago

Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block Rewards

Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block RewardsA group of Bitcoin Cash mining pool operations have decided to help fund BCH infrastructure development. On January 22, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer revealed that five mining pools are preparing a short-term developers donation plan. Miners from Btc.top, Bitcoin.com, Viabtc, Antpool, and Btc.com plan to give “12.5% of [the] BCH coinbase rewards to a fund […]

The post Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block Rewards appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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1 days ago

Demand for Crypto Derivatives Swells as CME’s Bitcoin Volume Rises

The global markets company Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has seen considerable demand since launching its options contracts in the wake of the firm’s bitcoin futures. On the first day of swaps, CME’s bitcoin options saw 55 contracts ($2.3 million). By the end of the week, the firm’s bitcoin options volume more than doubled with 122 […]

The post Demand for Crypto Derivatives Swells as CME’s Bitcoin Volume Rises appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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How Payswap Can Confuse Blockchain Analysts, Benefiting Bitcoin Privacy for All

Payswap, from pseudonymous developer “ZmnSCPxj,” offers a simple-yet-effective trick to confuse blockchain analysis and obscure bitcoin transactions.

The post How Payswap Can Confuse Blockchain Analysts, Benefiting Bitcoin Privacy for All appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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1 days ago

2019 Saw Most Exchange Attacks Ever, With Hackers Becoming More Savvy

According to Chainalysis, 2019 saw a rise in cryptocurrency exchange attacks, with hackers getting better at dodging security and obscuring loot.

The post 2019 Saw Most Exchange Attacks Ever, With Hackers Becoming More Savvy appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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3 days ago

The Fed Has Pumped $500 Billion Into the Repo Market. Where Does It End?

In September 2019, the interest rate for the overnight money market surged to 10%.

The post The Fed Has Pumped $500 Billion Into the Repo Market. Where Does It End? appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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6 days ago

Video: Reviewing the Billfodl Multishard

The Billfodl Multishard is a two-of-three stainless steel recovery seed storage device that allows you to split your seed into three shards.

The post Video: Reviewing the Billfodl Multishard appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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6 days ago

Review: HTC Exodus 1s, the Full Bitcoin Node Smartphone

The HTC Exodus 1s is a pioneering device offering great value, but limits in its Bitcoin focus and full node capabilities leave room for improvement.

The post Review: HTC Exodus 1s, the Full Bitcoin Node Smartphone appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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7 days ago

The Kindest Cut: Why the 2020 Bitcoin Halvening Is the Most Important Yet

The Bitcoin halvening of 2020 may give bitcoin economically incontestable reasons to become a legitimately competitive store of value.

The post The Kindest Cut: Why the 2020 Bitcoin Halvening Is the Most Important Yet appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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8 days ago

Remembering Tamás Blummer, Pioneering Bitcoin Developer

Tamás Blummer, a Bitcoin developer since 2012 and founder of groundbreaking Bitcoin projects, reportedly passed away after a long fight with cancer.

The post Remembering Tamás Blummer, Pioneering Bitcoin Developer appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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8 days ago

Bitcoin Researcher Drums Up Academic Interest in Erlay Protocol

Naumenko’s presentation on Erlay at ACM was a rare example of Bitcoin research being discussed at a conference not specifically related to blockchain tech.

The post Bitcoin Researcher Drums Up Academic Interest in Erlay Protocol appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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10 days ago

Do CoinJoins Really Require Equal Transaction Amounts for Privacy? Part One: CashFusion

A new mixing protocol called CashFusion challenges the assumption that CoinJoins require equal amounts for the mix to be effective.

The post Do CoinJoins Really Require Equal Transaction Amounts for Privacy? Part One: CashFusion appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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10 days ago

Wasabi Wallet Launches #BitcoinIsSafe Campaign to Counter Erroneous Antivirus Detections

Through the #BitcoinIsSafe, #WasabiIsSafe campaign, the Wasabi Wallet team wants to keep Bitcoin Core from being flagged by antivirus software.

The post Wasabi Wallet Launches #BitcoinIsSafe Campaign to Counter Erroneous Antivirus Detections appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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10 days ago

On the Coast of El Salvador, Bitcoin Is Becoming the Standard

Inside a circular economy built on bitcoin

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13 days ago

Want to Learn About Bitcoin? Try Conference-Driven Development

Challenging yourself to present at conferences and meetups can be a great way to learn more about Bitcoin and its technical aspects.

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14 days ago

Why Proof of Reserves Is Important to Bitcoin

As the allure of holding fractional reserves increases, proof of reserves can help clients of custodial platforms verify if their funds are there or not.

The post Why Proof of Reserves Is Important to Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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14 days ago

Bitcoin Hash Rate Hits All-Time High Behind Price Rise, Private Pools in China

Bitcoin’s hash rate hit an all-time high of 117 EH/s in early 2020. But the reasons why are more nuanced than “the halving.”

The post Bitcoin Hash Rate Hits All-Time High Behind Price Rise, Private Pools in China appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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14 days ago

Buy or DIY? An Overview of 7 Bitcoin Full Node Products

Casa, Nodl, BitBoxBase and more

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15 days ago

Bitcoin and the Primacy of the Digital World

As our perception of the world evolves from the analog to the digital, bitcoin represents digital value without all the problems inherent to a digital world.

The post Bitcoin and the Primacy of the Digital World appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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15 days ago

Podcast: Bitcoin Clarity With Kiara Bickers

In this episode of the Bitcoin Magazine Podcast, Dave Hollerith talks with Kiara Bickers, author of Bitcoin Clarity: A Guide to Understanding Bitcoin.

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15 days ago

Making Regulatory Progress With Bitcoin ETFs and Pricing

In light of the SEC’s ETF rejection history, we consider the current state of bitcoin pricing and what can be done to advance the bitcoin ETF conversation.

The post Making Regulatory Progress With Bitcoin ETFs and Pricing appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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16 days ago

Bitcoin Was Uncorrelated With Major Assets, Experienced Low Volatility in 2019

According to a report from cryptocurrency trading platform SFOX, bitcoin emerged from 2019 with low volatility and as an uncorrelated macro asset.

The post Bitcoin Was Uncorrelated With Major Assets, Experienced Low Volatility in 2019 appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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17 days ago

2020 and Beyond: Bitcoin’s Potential Protocol Upgrades

The end of Bitcoin’s longest stretch without consensus forks?

The post 2020 and Beyond: Bitcoin’s Potential Protocol Upgrades appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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20 days ago

Happy Birthday Bitcoin! Here’s a Look at Bitcoin’s 11th Year by the Numbers

Eleven years ago, Bitcoin was etched into history with the mining of the Genesis Block. Here’s a data-driven look at how it has grown since last year.

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20 days ago

How Bitcoin Adoption Will Help India Achieve Its $5 Trillion Economy

In the 1990s, India's economic liberalization helped to boost its economy. In the 2020s, bitcoin adoption should be its next radical monetary innovation.

The post How Bitcoin Adoption Will Help India Achieve Its $5 Trillion Economy appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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21 days ago

River Financial Wants to Be the Bitcoiner’s Charles Schwab

River Financial doesn’t want to be just another exchange: It wants to be the world’s first Bitcoin financial institution.

The post River Financial Wants to Be the Bitcoiner’s Charles Schwab appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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21 days ago

With Financial Uncertainty and Unrest in Chile, Bitcoiners Build Community

As protests have turned to civil insurrection in Chile, the Bitcoin community in the nation has been rising to meet the occasion.

The post With Financial Uncertainty and Unrest in Chile, Bitcoiners Build Community appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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23 days ago

The Taxman Is After Your Bitcoin: Harvest Your Losses Before It’s Too Late

As 2019 comes to an end, it's time to think about minimizing your tax burden. If you’re a bitcoin investor, calculating bitcoin taxes gets even more complex.

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23 days ago

At Bitcoin Magazine, Views Expressed Can Be Your Own

Bitcoin Magazine is proud to be the longest running source for Bitcoin information; but we couldn’t do it without contributions from the Bitcoin community.

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23 days ago

Op Ed: Three Bitcoin Trends That Left Their Mark on 2019

Bitcoin as digital gold, an increasingly robust hash rate and growing public interest: These are three of the top Bitcoin trends that stood out in 2019.

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24 days ago

Hashing Ahead: A Look at Bitcoin Mining in 2020

In 2020, factors like new hardware, the upcoming reward halving and more will determine how bitcoin mining, and Bitcoin in general, grows.

The post Hashing Ahead: A Look at Bitcoin Mining in 2020 appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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24 days ago

Video: Trace Mayer on Proof of Keys, Sovereignty and Bitcoin Privacy

“If you have rights but never flex them, your muscles will get weak."

The post Video: Trace Mayer on Proof of Keys, Sovereignty and Bitcoin Privacy appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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27 days ago

Lightning Network Traffic Analysis Raises Questions Over Fees and Privacy

Researchers analyzing Lightning Network traffic suggest that network fees are too low and that transaction privacy needs to be improved.

The post Lightning Network Traffic Analysis Raises Questions Over Fees and Privacy appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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30 days ago

Op Ed: Pitching Bitcoin During the Holidays

When it comes to pitching Bitcoin to your family and friends this holiday season, knowing your audience is key to spreading some Bitcoin cheer.

The post Op Ed: Pitching Bitcoin During the Holidays appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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31 days ago

Bitcoin’s 2019 in Lightning: What This Year Brought Us (Part 2)

Sparkswap, Lightning Loop, Satoshi’s Games and More

The post Bitcoin’s 2019 in Lightning: What This Year Brought Us (Part 2) appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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33 days ago

Our 10 Favorite Bitcoin Magazine Podcasts of 2019

2019 saw plenty of informative and captivating podcasts across Bitcoin. Here are Bitcoin Magazine’s favorites, just in time for your holiday break.

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34 days ago

Video: StormX CEO Simon Yu on Micro Rewards and Sats Back in Bitcoin

StormX CEO Simon Yu wants to provide thousands of bitcoin in sats-back rewards through the StormShop app and expand to Europe and Asia in 2020.

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35 days ago

The Bitcoin Magazine Holiday Shopping List, for the Bitcoiner in Your Life

There are plenty of Bitcoin-themed holiday gifts out there for the HODLer or precoiners in your life. Here are a few of our favorites.

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35 days ago

Op Ed: Tendencies and Opportunities of Bitcoin Taxation in the EU

Each member state in the EU sets its own tax rules. It is still possible, however, to identify key trends and opportunities in cryptocurrency taxation.

The post Op Ed: Tendencies and Opportunities of Bitcoin Taxation in the EU appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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35 days ago

The EU’s Updated AML Regulations Forced Bottle Pay to Shut Down. Who’s Next?

Following adoption of 5AMLD in the EU, Lightning Network service Bottle Pay shuts down. What precedent does this set for other Bitcoin businesses?

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35 days ago

Bitcoin’s 2019 in Tech: What This Year Brought Us (Part 1)

Guix, Shamir Backups, P2EP and more

The post Bitcoin’s 2019 in Tech: What This Year Brought Us (Part 1) appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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36 days ago

Op Ed: U.S. Cryptocurrency Regulation Faces Uncertainty in 2020

The SEC, CFTC and Congress have hinted at how cryptocurrency regulation will develop in 2020. Here are five significant regulatory milestones from 2019.

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36 days ago

Math Research Suggests Six Confirmations Aren’t Really Needed for Bitcoin Transactions

In a recent research paper, a pair of mathematicians demonstrate that fewer Bitcoin confirmations might still be enough to avoid double-spend attacks.

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37 days ago

Chainalysis: PlusToken Is Dumping on Huobi OTCs, May Be Eating Into BTC Price

Chainalysis has traced the PlusToken team’s attempts to sell ill-gotten bitcoin through Huobi OTC desks, potentially influencing the BTC price.

The post Chainalysis: PlusToken Is Dumping on Huobi OTCs, May Be Eating Into BTC Price appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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37 days ago

Podcast: Cryptoconomy’s Guy Swann on the Bitcoin Community

In this episode of the Bitcoin Magazine Podcast, Dave Hollerith talks with Guy Swann, host of the Cryptoconomy Podcast.

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37 days ago

Op Ed: Waiting for Bitcoin Spring and the Next Bull Market

Although enthusiasm has been lacking in the current bitcoin market, some indicators out of China suggest a “bitcoin spring” may be on its way.

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38 days ago

BTCPay Server Is Bitcoin’s Open-Source Unicorn

Inside one of Bitcoin’s most inspiring projects

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41 days ago

Hodl Hodl Launches Exchange API

With the release of the Hodl Hodl exchange API, Venezuelan BTC price discovery platform Yadio and bitcoin wallet BlueWallet now integrate it.

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42 days ago

Review: Scorpion Case Is a Hardware Wallet Carrier That Over-Delivers on Protection

We burned, drowned, smashed and shot Guns n’ Bitcoin’s Scorpion Case so you don’t have to.

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43 days ago

Enterprise Blockchain on … Bitcoin? Bitfury Is Giving It a Go With Exonum

With Exonum Enterprise, Bitfury wants to combine the control of a private blockchain with the assurances of Bitcoin’s public chain.

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43 days ago

Economic Uncertainty, Restrictions in Argentina Show Power of Bitcoin

Among restrictions on forex investment and an unstable fiat economy, we explore the growing interest in and need for bitcoin in Argentina.

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43 days ago

Op Ed: IRS Doesn’t Get Cryptocurrencies: Here’s Why

In this op ed, Robin Singh examines tax implications of forked coins and Specific Identification of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, according to recent IRS guidelines.

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43 days ago

Podcast: Chainalysis’ Chief Economist on the Data Behind Blockchain Forensics

The work of blockchain analysis companies like Chainalysis isn’t always welcomed by privacy advocates. But for Bitcoiners, this work is worth watching.

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ErisX Sweetens Offering with Access to Etale’s Platform

The partnership with Etale comes as ErisX plans to make its crypto products available via US brokers
Source : Finance Magnates
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BitPay Taps Simplex to Smooth Cryptocurrency Purchases

Israeli-based Simplex combines crypto payment processing with fraud prevention technology.
Source : Finance Magnates
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Liquid Taps CertiK to Audit Potential Listings and IEOs

CertiK will help Liquid prove blockchain ecosystem and smart contracts of projects aiming to get listed are hacker-resistant.
Source : Finance Magnates
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QuadrigaCX Victims’ Counsel Investigating Crypto Capital Ties

The US authorities indicted one of the co-founders of the payment processor.
Source : Finance Magnates
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Julius Baer Deepens into Crypto with Storage, Investment Offerings

The services will be offered in partnership with Seba Crypto AG.
Source : Finance Magnates
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Amun Lists Inverse Bitcoin ETP on SIX

The company is now managing 11 cryptos ETPs listed across multiple exchanges.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Bleeding Quarter: Ripple’s Q4 Sales Declined by 80%

The company paused programmatic sales, contributing to the slumped figure.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Dukascopy Adds Litecoin CFDs to Cryptocurrency Offering

Dukascopy has been taking steps towards strengthening its budding cryptocurrency offering.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

CEX.IO Group Receives FCA’s Nod to Offer Services in the UK

The exchange is also planning to become a regulated broker.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Hong Kong, Thailand Central Banks Mull Over Digital Currencies

Multiple central banks recently formed a consortium to study CBDC.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Who’s Actually Using Crypto in 2020 & What Are They Using it For?

Crypto adoption has progressed over the past several years, but usage may look very different in different economies.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Vodafone Exits Libra as Central Banks Threats Mount

The Libra Association has now left with 20 members.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Huobi Launches Crypto Brokerage Service for Institutions

The platform is already live in all Huobi-operated regions, except China.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Monerium to Issue E-Money on Alogrand Blockchain Amid Partnership

The partnership between the companies is non-exclusive in nature.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

On Crypto Lending & The Downside of Defi: BlockFi CEO Speaks

Zac Prince speaks on the evolution of the crypto lending industry and the role of DeFi in it.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Crypto Not Banned in India: Clarifies Central Bank

The apex court in the country is hearing the petition of crypto exchanges against the regulator’s order.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Bitfinex Enables Sub-Account Feature for Institutional Traders

A master account of the trader will manage all the sub-accounts.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

GCEX Completes Crypto, FX Liquidity Integration with PrimeXM

GCEX has previously completed integration with two of bridge and institutional liquidity providers, Gold-i and oneZero.
Source : Finance Magnates
3 days ago

UK Tax Agency Seeks Blockchain Tool to Combat Crypto Crimes

The agency is willing to enter into a year of the contract for such a tool.
Source : Finance Magnates
3 days ago

UK Platform Cashaa Reveals New Crypto-Friendly Banking Service

Cashaa’s new account type comes with cryptocurrency conversion up to £200 million.
Source : Wallet Invester
486 days ago

Bitcoin $6609.990 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 09:08

Hot news: These changes have happened in the last hour.

In the last one hour Bitcoin is leading the record of among the most popular crypto-currency in the trading ecosystem, it has an decrease of -0.33% from its previous value from 6631.875 dollars now at 6609.990 dollars exchange rate. Next to Bitcoin is T..

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Source : Wallet Invester
486 days ago

Bitcoin $6668.000 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 08:08

Hot news: The summaries of the last one hour are the followings:

Bitcoin is leading the rank on the most popular crypto-currency, it has an upsurge of 0.12% in its exchange rate, which means 6668.000 dollars from the 6660.008 dollars earlier. Tether is in the second position as Bitcoin leads the first spot. ..

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Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6640.360 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 07:08

Hot news: Here we summon for you the changes of the market of CryptoCurrency from the last 60 minutes.

In the last hour, Bitcoin is leading the cryptocurrency rank. A fall in the exchange rate was seen from 6663.014 dollars to 6640.360 dollars a -0.34% change. Next to Bitcoin is Tether in the second position..

The post Bitcoin $6640.360 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 07:08 appeared first on CryptoCurrency Blog.

Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6674.850 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 06:07

Hot news: Here you can read the new CryptoCurrency report of the last 60 Minutes.

Bitcoin is leading the rank in the last hour as the most popular crypto currency in the trade market, with a recorded fall on its value of about -0.12% in the last hour with a current standing rate of 6674.850 dollars from 6682..

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Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6686.310 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 05:07

Hot news: There were a lot of happenings in the last 60 minutes on the Crypto stock exchanges.

Bitcoin is listed as the most popular cryptocurrency in the market. In the last sixty minutes, it had an downswing of -0.19% on its trading price. This means from 6699.038 dollars now at 6686.310 dollars. Tether is..

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Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6704.570 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 04:07

Hot news: Now we show you the newest summary of 60 minutes.

Bitcoin is now leading the rank on the most popular digital currency in the trade market. It has an decrease of -0% in its exchange rate from 6704.570 dollars now at 6704.570 dollars. Bitcoin is seconded by Tether, in a 60 minutes time it has a drop..

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Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6709.350 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 03:07

Hot news: Here we summon for you the changes of the market of CryptoCurrency from the last 60 minutes.

Bitcoin was in the top position in the last hour, the exchange rate decreases from 6710.021 dollars to 6709.350. This is a -0.01% recorded change. Tether is at the second position next to Bitcoin, with a re..

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Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6709.780 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 02:07

Hot news: These changes have happened in the last hour.

Bitcoin was in the top position in the last hour, the exchange rate increases from 6689.711 dollars to 6709.780. This is a 0.3% recorded change. Bitcoin is followed by Tether, with a -0.07% tumble on its trade value in the last one hour, equivalent to 0..

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Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6687.450 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 01:07

Hot news: Here we summon for you the changes of the market of CryptoCurrency from the last 60 minutes.

The number one cryptocurrency leader is Bitcoin, this data was fetched in the last hour. It has an decrease on its trade value to -0.2%, now at 6687.450 dollars from 6700.852. Tether is at the second positi..

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Source : Wallet Invester
487 days ago

Bitcoin $6692.560 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 00:07

Hot news: These are the changes of the CryptoCurrency market in the last one hour.

Bitcoin is now leading the rank on the most popular digital currency in the trade market. It has an increase of 0.05% in its exchange rate from 6689.215 dollars now at 6692.560 dollars. Tether is next to the leading crypto Bit..

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Cross-chain private exchange protocol Ren inches closer to mainnet

Ren, an open protocol that enables the permissionless and private transfer of value between any blockchain, has announced today it is now closer than ever to launching its mainnet. The impending launch follows last year’s release of a working testnet and launch of a developer portal. The final stages of testing are now underway, the […]

CryptoNinjas: Cross-chain private exchange protocol Ren inches closer to mainnet

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Syscoin and Blockchain Foundry join 2Tokens workshops to raise awareness of tokenization

The Syscoin Foundation and Blockchain Foundry, a core developer of the Syscoin blockchain, today announced their new partnership with the 2Tokens project, alongside blockchain companies including Ocean Protocol, Dusk, Odyssey, and others. 2Tokens aims to establish a set of clear rules and guidelines on how to deal with tokenization, and they will begin by identifying […]

CryptoNinjas: Syscoin and Blockchain Foundry join 2Tokens workshops to raise awareness of tokenization

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Convantis partners with ConsenSys to lead commodity trade platform development

Covantis, a blockchain initiative focused on modernizing global trade operations, today announced the selection of ConsenSys, the Ethereum venture and blockchain technology company, as the lead technology partner to develop its platform. ConsenSys will leverage its enterprise-ready blockchain solutions and services, including PegaSys Orchestrate, Kaleido and MythX to build the blockchain network on Ethereum. It will build a secured platform […]

CryptoNinjas: Convantis partners with ConsenSys to lead commodity trade platform development

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DAO for blockchain storage protocol Arweave is now live

The community and core team of Arweave, creators of a decentralized data storage protocol, announced today the live launch of ARCA, a community-governed DAO that will develop and expand the Arweave ecosystem, project, and network. ARCA DAO is now live on Ethereum mainnet, with a membership made up of long term miners, developers, and backers […]

CryptoNinjas: DAO for blockchain storage protocol Arweave is now live

Source : CryptoNinjas
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CasinoCoin releases unified KYC-ready ‘Bankroll Manager’ wallet app

CasinoCoin, a blockchain-powered gaming ecosystem designed with users, operators, and regulators in mind, has announced the release of its new CasinoCoin Bankroll Manager application. The app includes built-in KYC and responsible gaming functionality, that allows users to manage their assets across all CasinoCoin operates in one wallet. Features include near-instant deposits and withdrawals, a typical […]

CryptoNinjas: CasinoCoin releases unified KYC-ready ‘Bankroll Manager’ wallet app

Source : CryptoNinjas
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Tether launches ERC20 and TRC20 gold token

Tether, the first blockchain-enabled platform facilitating digital use of traditional currencies, today announced the launch of Tether Gold (XAUâ‚®), a digital asset providing exposure to physical gold (XAU). The XAUâ‚® token represents ownership of one troy fine ounce of physical gold on a specific gold bar. XAUâ‚®, which is available as an ERC-20 token on […]

CryptoNinjas: Tether launches ERC20 and TRC20 gold token

Source : CryptoNinjas
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imToken wallet partners with MoonPay to enable crypto purchases with fiat

imToken, a provider of crypto wallet and exchange platforms, announced today integration of a native fiat-to-crypto gateway powered by MoonPay. With wallets available on both iOS and Android, this added feature will allow imToken users in more than 40 countries to purchase BTC, ETH, EOS and other blockchain assets with fiat. Supported assets include: BTC, […]

CryptoNinjas: imToken wallet partners with MoonPay to enable crypto purchases with fiat

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Binance launches validator node on Theta Network, joining Blockchain Ventures and gumi Cryptos

Leading crypto exchange company Binance, announced it has successfully launched their validator node on the Theta Network. a decentralized video streaming platform. By running an Enterprise Validator Node, Binance joins other global enterprises such as Blockchain Ventures and gumi Cryptos in securing the Theta blockchain and is participating directly in Theta block production. For 2020, […]

CryptoNinjas: Binance launches validator node on Theta Network, joining Blockchain Ventures and gumi Cryptos

Source : CryptoNinjas
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Open crypto liquidity network Alekmi integrates Chainlink

Alkemi, a professional open liquidity network for cryptocurrency, announced today it has integrated with Chainlink to leverage its network of decentralized oracles. Chainlink’s protocol is facilitating trusted marketplaces for obtaining quality oracles, which is quickly becoming the de-facto standard in the Oracle-as-a-Service category. By utilizing Chainlink, Alkemi will benefit from a highly precise and reliable […]

CryptoNinjas: Open crypto liquidity network Alekmi integrates Chainlink

Source : CryptoNinjas
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Institutional crypto trading platform Etale connects to ErisX

ErisX, a CFTC registered bitcoin and cryptocurrency DCO, today announced support from Etale’s institutional trading platform. Members of ErisX are able to view real-time market data, and manage account balances and order execution via a secure connection using either Etale’s front end or API. Etale is a complete digital asset trading solution for institutions, delivered […]

CryptoNinjas: Institutional crypto trading platform Etale connects to ErisX

Source : CryptoNinjas
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Draper Goren Holm lead seed round in crypto data/analytics provider LunarCRUSH

Draper Goren Holm, a venture studio focused on accelerating and incubating blockchain and crypto startups along with the Draper Venture Network, announced today it has led a seed round in crypto data/analytics provider, LunarCRUSH. The LunarCRUSH team will gain access to partnerships, perks, and capital in addition to other portfolio companies. Potential benefits include enterprise […]

CryptoNinjas: Draper Goren Holm lead seed round in crypto data/analytics provider LunarCRUSH

Source : CryptoNinjas
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FanChain token integrated on FanWide to monetize sports viewing parties

SportsCastr, a live streaming company backed by the NFL Players Association, has announced the launch of its FanChain cryptocurrency on FanWide, a platform that helps fans find local game watch parties for their favorite teams. As part of the launch, sports fans can now earn FanChain tokens (FANZ) for checking into viewing parties at thousands […]

CryptoNinjas: FanChain token integrated on FanWide to monetize sports viewing parties

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GuildChat now supports bitcoin (BTC) through its multi-chain wallet

GuildChat, a mobile app that allows users to manage, transfer, and gift cryptocurrency to each other, announced today that it has added support for bitcoin (BTC). The app features both individual and group chat functionalities similar to Telegram, while also implementing both hot and cold wallets for multiple blockchains. Users may send cryptocurrencies to one […]

CryptoNinjas: GuildChat now supports bitcoin (BTC) through its multi-chain wallet

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Acala consortium forms to build cross-chain infrastructure for Polkadot

Acala Network, a consortium of decentralized financial projects has been launched this week, with the goal of creating an open cross-chain infrastructure for the Polkadot ecosystem. A work in progress, Polkadot enables cross-blockchain transfers of any type of data or asset. The first implementation coming from Acala is a cross-chain capable multi-collateralized and decentralized stablecoin […]

CryptoNinjas: Acala consortium forms to build cross-chain infrastructure for Polkadot

Source : CryptoNinjas
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Blockchain security firm CertiK to help Liquid vet listings and IEO projects

Cryptocurrency exchange Liquid, today announced a new partnership with CertiK, a leading blockchain security firm. CertiK will provide its smart-contract audit platform to teams seeking potential listings and IEOs on the exchange. CertiK will leverage its expertise to help projects aiming to list on Liquid follow regulations, conduct due diligence, and build trust with their […]

CryptoNinjas: Blockchain security firm CertiK to help Liquid vet listings and IEO projects

Source : Miner Gate
211 days ago

MinerGate Exclusive: Interview with the chat moderator

Recently, we released our very own loyalty token – the MinerGate Token.  It’s the token that we believe will empower all parts of the MinerGate ecosystem and positively engage the community in the project’s life.  A few tokens have already been delivered to the most active users as gratitude for their contribution. As well, there […]

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Source : Miner Gate
213 days ago

Welcome MinerGate xFast 1.5

Dear miners, The MinerGate team is working hard to bring you the best mining solutions and user-friendly services. Making MinerGate a multifunctional platform will allow our new users to understand all mining processes faster and benefit from the cutting edge technologies available for our seasoned miners. MinerGate xFast miner is a highly efficient and easily […]

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Source : Miner Gate
223 days ago

MinerGate DSP Portal. Essential elements of decreasing the cost of developing DApp

For just a year, the EOS system has proved itself to be worthy of being a next-generation blockchain project with industry-leading scalability and transaction speed. Its philosophy and solutions are giving new opportunities to blockchain developers. Lots of dApps – a crucial part of the system – are now built on EOS. The number has […]

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Source : Miner Gate
223 days ago

News from our partners LumiWallet. Get EOS account for free!

MinerGate is pleased to announce that our partner – Lumi Wallet, a highly secure multi-currency wallet – is launching an EOS account giveaway. This giveaway campaign has become possible due to the productive collaboration of MinerGate, Lumi Wallet, and Changelly. MinerGate believes in EOS due to its next generation and open source blockchain protocol that […]

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Source : Miner Gate
232 days ago

MinerGate Has Become a DApp Service Provider

MinerGate has become a dApp Service Provider on the DAPP Network. It’s no secret that there have been some significant obstacles in the way of the efficient performance of dApp development. To develop on EOS, dApp developers must own and use RAM, which has its limitations. There are two of them: the high cost (more […]

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Source : Miner Gate
252 days ago

MinerGate Token Is Now On EOSDAQ

Dear Miner, The MinerGate team is pleased to announce that our ultimate loyalty tool, the MG Token, is now available on EOSDAQ, the world’s first on-chain decentralized exchange. EOSDAQ is a platform that supports the peer-to-peer trade of EOS-based tokens. All transactions there are recorded on the blockchain in a transparent manner.  The EOS-based MinerGate […]

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Source : Miner Gate
259 days ago

HitBTC – The First Major Exchange To Support The MinerGate (MG) Token

Dear miner, We are glad to announce that HitBTC will be the first major exchange to list the MG Token. Support from HitBTC is an important step towards developing the MinerGate loyalty tool. HitBTC is one of the most advanced cryptocurrency exchanges out there, providing markets for more than 300 different cryptocurrencies. HitBTC delivers to […]

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Source : Miner Gate
269 days ago

MinerGate Token (MG): The Ultimate Loyalty Tool For Users

MinerGate is glad to introduce MinerGate Token (MG) – a token created as a loyalty tool. It is designed as a vital instrument to fuel the entire ecosystem of MinerGate products. We have always been focused on enhancing our service and providing better user experience, and now the new MG token is going to serve […]

The post MinerGate Token (MG): The Ultimate Loyalty Tool For Users appeared first on Crypto Mining Blog.

Source : Miner Gate
274 days ago

How to Vote for MinerGate in TRON Super Representative Elections

Greetings! In light of recent developments, we’re glad to announce that MinerGate will support the TRON mainnet by becoming its new Super Representative. We believe that our strong expertise in high load solutions for both hardware and software systems will help TRON scale to a new level.   As a Super Representative, we want to […]

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Source : Miner Gate
275 days ago

Lumi Wallet with EOS support released

The MinerGate team is glad to inform you, that our strategic partner – Lumi Wallet – have released the first version of the updated Lumi Wallet App with the support of EOS cryptocurrency. This project become possible thanks to the close cooperation of MinerGate and Lumi Wallet developers teams. In the first version of the […]

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Source : Cointelegraph
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Accused Bitcoin Launderer Vinnik Reportedly Arrives at French Hospital

Accused money launderer Alexander Vinnik arrives at French hospital

Source : Cointelegraph
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Kik Representative Will Give Deposition in SEC Case on Jan. 28

A Kik representative will give a deposition before the court on Jan. 28 in continuing SEC case

Source : Cointelegraph
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Securities Regulator of India Bets on Blockchain

The chairman of the Security and Exchange Board of India says that blockchain may bring a paradigm shift in the securities market landscape

Source : Cointelegraph
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Litecoin ‘Digital Silver’ Narrative Is Proven Wrong, New Data Shows

Litecoin isn’t “digital silver” but new data suggests silver’s price action can help predict LTC price

Source : Cointelegraph
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Chainalysis Finds Exchanges Bolstering Security While Hackers Refine Attacks

Chainalysis finds exchanges bolstering security but hackers refining attacks

Source : Cointelegraph
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MIT Research Group Calls Crypto a Testing Ground for a Central Bank Digital Asset

The crypto space is a test tube of experimentation which may pave the way for a digital fiat asset, MIT’s crypto research group said

Source : Cointelegraph
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Facebook’s Libra Pushed World to Reconsider USD as Global Reserve Currency: WEF

Global officials and economists at the WEF voice the fact that Facebook’s Libra pushed the world to start reconsidering the U.S. dollar as anchor currency

Source : Cointelegraph
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Amun Launched Short Bitcoin ETP on Leading Swiss Exchange SIX

Swiss cryptocurrency financial firm Amun AG listed a derivative giving inverse exposure to Bitcoin on Switzerland’s leading stock exchange, Six Exchange

Source : Cointelegraph
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Facebook and Calibra’s David Marcus: The Problem of Global Unbanked Is “Unacceptable”

Calibra’s David Marcus explained at WEF what is the primary purpose of digital currencies

Source : Cointelegraph
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BIS: No Evidence of Mass Transition From CBDC Research to Pilots and Experiments

The BIS’s new survey revealed that only 10% of central banks are likely to issue a CBDC for the general public in the short term

Source : Cointelegraph
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Industry Leaders at Crypto Valley Summit See Major Role for Blockchain in Traceability

Experts at the WEF agree that using blockchain for traceability is key. #CTdoesDavos

Source : Cointelegraph
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Greece Extradites Alleged Launderer of $4B in BTC Alexander Vinnik to France

Alexander Vinnik, a Russian man accused of having laundered $4 billion in Bitcoin, will be extradited from Greece to France, against the wishes of Russia

Source : Cointelegraph
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Chiliz Launches Crypto Exchange for Trading Sports Fan Tokens

Sports blockchain venture Chiliz will launch a cryptocurrency exchange for sports and entertainment tokens

Source : Cointelegraph
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Deloitte Approves Gemini Crypto Exchange in High-Level Security Evaluation

U.S. crypto exchange and custody company Gemini finishes high-level SOC 2 Type 2 security check, a purported industry first

Source : Cointelegraph
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Crypto Exchange Liquidity and Why It Matters, Explained

Exchange liquidity is affecting every trade you make. From slippage and price manipulation to technical analysis accuracy and transaction times, understanding crypto exchange liquidity is key to successful trading. #Sponsored

Source : Cointelegraph
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Disgruntled Employee Stole Bitcoin from Japanese Project Vipstarcoin

A former employee of a Japanese blockchain project has been arrested for stealing its Bitcoin funds in 2018

Source : Cointelegraph
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Has Quebec Missed the Ship for Attracting Cryptocurrency Miners?

An uncertain regulatory regime regarding power distribution in Quebec has apparently drove crypto mining firms out of the province

Source : Cointelegraph
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Binance Invests in Taiwanese Blockchain Data Monetization Startup Numbers

Binance has invested in Numbers, a blockchain-enabled data monetization startup

Source : Cointelegraph
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Pornhub Adds Tether Stablecoin as New Crypto Payment Option

Pornhub adds Tron-based USDT as an alternative payment option to PayPal, which abruptly stopped servicing its models in late 2019

Source : Cointelegraph
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World Economic Forum Debuts Framework for Central Bank Digital Currency

The World Economic Forum together with major central banks and financial institutions has released a toolkit for policymakers regarding central bank digital currencies

Source : Cointelegraph
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Blockvest Saved from Default Judgement in Fraud Case

A California federal court has reversed a default judgement against two firms accused of running a cryptocurrency scam

Source : Cointelegraph
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Ether Price Drop Slashed Valuation of Crypto Valley’s Top 50 Firms by 40%

While Ether prices have a strong effect on the valuation of Crypto Valley’s top 50 firms, CV VC told Cointelegraph that there are other indicators to watch as well

Source : Cointelegraph
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Peter Schiff Bungled Wallet Password, Solving ‘Bitcoin Mystery’

Notorious crypto skeptic Peter Schiff admitted that he lost his Bitcoin because he does not know his wallet password

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

Bitcoin Price Slides to $8.5K as 200MA Resistance Keeps Bulls in Check

Bitcoin traders wave goodbye to $9K as price action targets levels below $8,500

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

The Unstoppable Trajectory: Stablecoins Are Evolving Traditional Finances

Neither fiat nor crypto, but a mixture of both: What are the stablecoins really for?

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

The Evolution of Bitcoin's Technology Stack

For more than 10 years already, Bitcoin’s innovations have been pushed on all fronts: What are those improvements?

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

SEC Calls Out Status of Telegram's TON, Doubting Development

Ongoing Telegram lawsuit reveals the SEC attacking Telegram’s TON blockchain development and lack of GRM token use cases

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

Jack Dorsey’s Square Awarded Patent for Real-Time Crypto-to-Fiat Swaps

Jack Dorsey’s Square gets patent for fiat-to-crypto exchanges in real-time transactions

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

Is Samsung About To Partner With This Crypto Startup?

GatePay’s co-founder told Cointelegraph a partnership with “Korea’s largest consumer electronics manufacturer” is imminent. #CTdoesDavos

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

India Central Bank Says It Hasn’t Banned Crypto

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) says it has not banned cryptocurrency usage — only the regulated avenues leading to it

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Five Years of Bitcoin Trendlines All Lead to This One Point; “Fireworks” Inbound

Since Bitcoin’s genesis block was first mined, the cryptocurrency has been caught within a whirlwind that has allowed BTC to post gains that defy historical precedent. Although the past couple of years have tempered the excitement surrounding the cryptocurrency, it is important to note that multiple bullish factors are fast approaching on the horizon, and... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Ripple Slowing XRP Sales Could Be a Catalyst for a Massive Price Surge

XRP – the cryptocurrency with close ties to fintech company Ripple – had a rough 2019, posting yearly losses of over 40% that came about in tandem with a general rise seen by Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Many analysts and investors alike had pinned the crypto’s bearishness on Ripple’s quarterly token sales, which appeared to... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Fear of Mining ‘Death Spiral’ Blocks Path to $100,000 Bitcoin

Bitcoin will undergo its third halving event to date this May. The supply of new BTC released to miners with each block will reduce by half to 6.25 BTC. The impact of the event has been the source of much debate in the industry. For one analyst, lack of understanding may be hindering Bitcoin’s rise... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin Reaches ‘Logical’ Support As Volatility Wanes, Explosive Move Incoming

After Bitcoin price rocketed last month from lows around $6,400, the crypto asset touched over $9,000 before falling lower to what a well-known financial market analyst says is “logical support.” Meanwhile, a tool designed by the analyst suggests that volatility in the Bitcoin market is reaching bear market lows, potentially signaling that an exceptionally explosive... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Tether Launches Gold-Backed Crypto, Do You Trust Them with Your Bullion?

Controversial cryptocurrency startup Tether has just announced the launch of a new crypto asset. The latest product from the company that brought the market market US Dollar Tether (USDT) is a supposedly gold-backed digital token. Tether Gold reportedly backs the tokens with physical gold stored in a Swiss vault. However, given Tether’s lack of transparency... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin May Stall for Six Months Before Any Major Rally; Factors & Trends

Bitcoin’s recent bout of sideways trading around the $8,600 region has resulted in a massive bear-favoring movement, with BTC now plummeting down towards the lower-$8,000 region. This movement has completely altered the sentiment amongst investors, with many analysts now claiming that the crypto will see significantly further losses as $9,200 begins to look increasingly like... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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May 2020 Will See Bitcoin Become Major Competitor to World Currencies: Economist

Over the past decades, central banks like the Federal Reserve have failed to keep inflation rates stable. Bitcoin may benefit from this trend. After the cryptocurrency’s upcoming halving, after which the coin will have “economically indisputable reasons” to become a legitimately competitive store of value versus other world currencies. Connection Between Halving and Inflation May... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
Source : News Btc
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Altcoin Market Following Early Bitcoin Path Could Lead to Life-Changing Wealth

The price chart of the current altcoin market closely resembles that of the early Bitcoin price chart and could signal that whoever is buying the current dip across the crypto market could end up generating life-changing wealth from their investment. Life-Changing Wealth Altcoin Market Follows Early Bitcoin Market Cycle When Bitcoin first was released into... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
Source : News Btc
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PornHub Now Pays Models In Tether Through Tron Crypto Wallet

Pornography powerhouse PornHub has updated its list of payment methods models receive for payouts for pornographic performances. Among the list of payment methods, includes the controversial stablecoin Tether available for secure payments through a Tron cryptocurrency wallet. PornHub Offers Tron-Based Tether Payments To Adult Industry Models After PayPal Disaster PornHub has announced via their payment... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
Source : News Btc
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Bitcoin Price Breaks Below $8,300, Is The Bull Rally Already Over?

Bitcoin price has been falling over the last 24 hours, potentially signaling that the recent bull rally has come to an abrupt end. But what are the factors behind Bitcoin’s latest drop, and how far might the crypto asset dive before it finds support? Bitcoin Price Inches Below $8,300, But Is There Much Further to... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Paypal Pullout Prompts Pornhub to Add Tether as Payment Option for Its Adult Models

Following Paypal Pullout Pornhub Adds Tether as a Payment Method for Its Adult ModelsThe porn industry is seen by many as a perfect fit for widespread cryptocurrency usage as it suffers from financial censorship far more than most businesses. When Paypal stopped servicing Pornhub models, the company hinted it might turn to digital currency as an alternative and now this has been accomplished with the Tether stablecoin USDT. […]

The post Paypal Pullout Prompts Pornhub to Add Tether as Payment Option for Its Adult Models appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
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Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding Questions

Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding QuestionsOn Wednesday, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer disclosed that five mining operations had plans to donate roughly $6 million in coinbase rewards (depending on market prices) to developers building Bitcoin Cash infrastructure. The news was met with mixed reviews as some of the specifics of the deal were scrutinized and the miner funding subject has been […]

The post Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding Questions appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
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Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free Spins

Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free SpinsBitcoin Games is a provably fair online casino where you can play popular games using BTC and BCH. The platform is introducing a new feature and for its Lunar New Year 2020 promotion all players can get Red Envelopes packed with Free Spins. Also Read: Video Games Giant Ubisoft Is Looking for Blockchain Startups to […]

The post Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free Spins appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
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BCH Script Meeting Aims to Enhance the Programming Language in Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash developers actively participate in video meetings in order to discuss the ongoing development of the BCH ecosystem. BCH software engineers met for the first time in 2020 last Thursday to examine the May upgrade and specification work. Following the meeting, on January 23, BCH developers will sit down again to address practicable optimizations […]

The post BCH Script Meeting Aims to Enhance the Programming Language in Bitcoin Cash appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
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Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto as RBI Defends Its Ban Power

Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto - RBI's Arguments Not ConvincingIndia’s supreme court heard the crypto case on Thursday, starting with the arguments by the counsel for the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). After pointing out that the RBI ban only hurts crypto businesses but does not stop crypto trading, the court explained that “being an honest contributor to the blockchain is more profitable than […]

The post Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto as RBI Defends Its Ban Power appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
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More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on Thick

More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on ThickBlockstream reps have long been pushing for full implementation of the perpetually-delayed Lightning Network as the main solution for BTC scalability. With the recent announcement of “federated sidechain” Liquid’s integration with Btcpay, however, the tune seems to have changed. Past weeks have found Blockstream execs Adam Back and Samson Mow not only pushing Liquid hard, […]

The post More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on Thick appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
1 days ago

Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital Currencies

Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital CurrenciesIn this roundup, we cover an exceptionally busy week for crypto regulations around the globe. We start our coverage with the U.S. Virtual Currency Tax Fairness Act of 2020, actions by the SEC, Ripple’s lawsuit, India’s supreme court hearings, Australia green-lighting a bitcoin retail fund, Thailand approving a new crypto exchange, and new crypto guidelines […]

The post Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital Currencies appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
1 days ago

Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum?

Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum?Remember Polkadot? It’s the multi-chain network that raised $145 million in 2017 and hasn’t been seen since. But unlike many of the blockchain projects from that era, Polkadot hasn’t taken the money and run. Its team, led by Ethereum founder Gavin Wood, has been beavering away at the ambitious task it set itself. Two and […]

The post Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum? appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
1 days ago

Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block Rewards

Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block RewardsA group of Bitcoin Cash mining pool operations have decided to help fund BCH infrastructure development. On January 22, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer revealed that five mining pools are preparing a short-term developers donation plan. Miners from Btc.top, Bitcoin.com, Viabtc, Antpool, and Btc.com plan to give “12.5% of [the] BCH coinbase rewards to a fund […]

The post Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block Rewards appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
1 days ago

Demand for Crypto Derivatives Swells as CME’s Bitcoin Volume Rises

The global markets company Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has seen considerable demand since launching its options contracts in the wake of the firm’s bitcoin futures. On the first day of swaps, CME’s bitcoin options saw 55 contracts ($2.3 million). By the end of the week, the firm’s bitcoin options volume more than doubled with 122 […]

The post Demand for Crypto Derivatives Swells as CME’s Bitcoin Volume Rises appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Miner Gate
211 days ago

MinerGate Exclusive: Interview with the chat moderator

Recently, we released our very own loyalty token – the MinerGate Token.  It’s the token that we believe will empower all parts of the MinerGate ecosystem and positively engage the community in the project’s life.  A few tokens have already been delivered to the most active users as gratitude for their contribution. As well, there […]

The post MinerGate Exclusive: Interview with the chat moderator appeared first on Crypto Mining Blog.

Source : Miner Gate
213 days ago

Welcome MinerGate xFast 1.5

Dear miners, The MinerGate team is working hard to bring you the best mining solutions and user-friendly services. Making MinerGate a multifunctional platform will allow our new users to understand all mining processes faster and benefit from the cutting edge technologies available for our seasoned miners. MinerGate xFast miner is a highly efficient and easily […]

The post Welcome MinerGate xFast 1.5 appeared first on Crypto Mining Blog.

Source : Miner Gate
223 days ago

MinerGate DSP Portal. Essential elements of decreasing the cost of developing DApp

For just a year, the EOS system has proved itself to be worthy of being a next-generation blockchain project with industry-leading scalability and transaction speed. Its philosophy and solutions are giving new opportunities to blockchain developers. Lots of dApps – a crucial part of the system – are now built on EOS. The number has […]

The post MinerGate DSP Portal. Essential elements of decreasing the cost of developing DApp appeared first on Crypto Mining Blog.

Source : Miner Gate
223 days ago

News from our partners LumiWallet. Get EOS account for free!

MinerGate is pleased to announce that our partner – Lumi Wallet, a highly secure multi-currency wallet – is launching an EOS account giveaway. This giveaway campaign has become possible due to the productive collaboration of MinerGate, Lumi Wallet, and Changelly. MinerGate believes in EOS due to its next generation and open source blockchain protocol that […]

The post News from our partners LumiWallet. Get EOS account for free! appeared first on Crypto Mining Blog.

Source : Miner Gate
232 days ago

MinerGate Has Become a DApp Service Provider

MinerGate has become a dApp Service Provider on the DAPP Network. It’s no secret that there have been some significant obstacles in the way of the efficient performance of dApp development. To develop on EOS, dApp developers must own and use RAM, which has its limitations. There are two of them: the high cost (more […]

The post MinerGate Has Become a DApp Service Provider appeared first on Crypto Mining Blog.

Source : Miner Gate
252 days ago

MinerGate Token Is Now On EOSDAQ

Dear Miner, The MinerGate team is pleased to announce that our ultimate loyalty tool, the MG Token, is now available on EOSDAQ, the world’s first on-chain decentralized exchange. EOSDAQ is a platform that supports the peer-to-peer trade of EOS-based tokens. All transactions there are recorded on the blockchain in a transparent manner.  The EOS-based MinerGate […]

The post MinerGate Token Is Now On EOSDAQ appeared first on Crypto Mining Blog.

Source : Miner Gate
259 days ago

HitBTC – The First Major Exchange To Support The MinerGate (MG) Token

Dear miner, We are glad to announce that HitBTC will be the first major exchange to list the MG Token. Support from HitBTC is an important step towards developing the MinerGate loyalty tool. HitBTC is one of the most advanced cryptocurrency exchanges out there, providing markets for more than 300 different cryptocurrencies. HitBTC delivers to […]

The post HitBTC – The First Major Exchange To Support The MinerGate (MG) Token appeared first on Crypto Mining Blog.

Source : Miner Gate
269 days ago

MinerGate Token (MG): The Ultimate Loyalty Tool For Users

MinerGate is glad to introduce MinerGate Token (MG) – a token created as a loyalty tool. It is designed as a vital instrument to fuel the entire ecosystem of MinerGate products. We have always been focused on enhancing our service and providing better user experience, and now the new MG token is going to serve […]

The post MinerGate Token (MG): The Ultimate Loyalty Tool For Users appeared first on Crypto Mining Blog.

Source : Miner Gate
274 days ago

How to Vote for MinerGate in TRON Super Representative Elections

Greetings! In light of recent developments, we’re glad to announce that MinerGate will support the TRON mainnet by becoming its new Super Representative. We believe that our strong expertise in high load solutions for both hardware and software systems will help TRON scale to a new level.   As a Super Representative, we want to […]

The post How to Vote for MinerGate in TRON Super Representative Elections appeared first on Crypto Mining Blog.

Source : Miner Gate
275 days ago

Lumi Wallet with EOS support released

The MinerGate team is glad to inform you, that our strategic partner – Lumi Wallet – have released the first version of the updated Lumi Wallet App with the support of EOS cryptocurrency. This project become possible thanks to the close cooperation of MinerGate and Lumi Wallet developers teams. In the first version of the […]

The post Lumi Wallet with EOS support released appeared first on Crypto Mining Blog.

Source : Cointelegraph
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Keeping Your Assets Safe — Crypto Insurance May Soon Become the Norm

Experts weigh in on the future of the crypto industry: “The crypto community needs a reliable insurance mechanism”

Source : Cointelegraph
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Accused Bitcoin Launderer Vinnik Reportedly Arrives at French Hospital

Accused money launderer Alexander Vinnik arrives at French hospital

Source : Cointelegraph
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Kik Representative Will Give Deposition in SEC Case on Jan. 28

A Kik representative will give a deposition before the court on Jan. 28 in continuing SEC case

Source : Cointelegraph
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Securities Regulator of India Bets on Blockchain

The chairman of the Security and Exchange Board of India says that blockchain may bring a paradigm shift in the securities market landscape

Source : Cointelegraph
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Litecoin ‘Digital Silver’ Narrative Is Proven Wrong, New Data Shows

Litecoin isn’t “digital silver” but new data suggests silver’s price action can help predict LTC price

Source : Cointelegraph
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Chainalysis Finds Exchanges Bolstering Security While Hackers Refine Attacks

Chainalysis finds exchanges bolstering security but hackers refining attacks

Source : Cointelegraph
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MIT Research Group Calls Crypto a Testing Ground for a Central Bank Digital Asset

The crypto space is a test tube of experimentation which may pave the way for a digital fiat asset, MIT’s crypto research group said

Source : Cointelegraph
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Facebook’s Libra Pushed World to Reconsider USD as Global Reserve Currency: WEF

Global officials and economists at the WEF voice the fact that Facebook’s Libra pushed the world to start reconsidering the U.S. dollar as anchor currency

Source : Cointelegraph
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Amun Launched Short Bitcoin ETP on Leading Swiss Exchange SIX

Swiss cryptocurrency financial firm Amun AG listed a derivative giving inverse exposure to Bitcoin on Switzerland’s leading stock exchange, Six Exchange

Source : Cointelegraph
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Facebook and Calibra’s David Marcus: The Problem of Global Unbanked Is “Unacceptable”

Calibra’s David Marcus explained at WEF what is the primary purpose of digital currencies

Source : Cointelegraph
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BIS: No Evidence of Mass Transition From CBDC Research to Pilots and Experiments

The BIS’s new survey revealed that only 10% of central banks are likely to issue a CBDC for the general public in the short term

Source : Cointelegraph
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Industry Leaders at Crypto Valley Summit See Major Role for Blockchain in Traceability

Experts at the WEF agree that using blockchain for traceability is key. #CTdoesDavos

Source : Cointelegraph
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Greece Extradites Alleged Launderer of $4B in BTC Alexander Vinnik to France

Alexander Vinnik, a Russian man accused of having laundered $4 billion in Bitcoin, will be extradited from Greece to France, against the wishes of Russia

Source : Cointelegraph
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Chiliz Launches Crypto Exchange for Trading Sports Fan Tokens

Sports blockchain venture Chiliz will launch a cryptocurrency exchange for sports and entertainment tokens

Source : Cointelegraph
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Deloitte Approves Gemini Crypto Exchange in High-Level Security Evaluation

U.S. crypto exchange and custody company Gemini finishes high-level SOC 2 Type 2 security check, a purported industry first

Source : Cointelegraph
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Crypto Exchange Liquidity and Why It Matters, Explained

Exchange liquidity is affecting every trade you make. From slippage and price manipulation to technical analysis accuracy and transaction times, understanding crypto exchange liquidity is key to successful trading. #Sponsored

Source : Cointelegraph
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Disgruntled Employee Stole Bitcoin from Japanese Project Vipstarcoin

A former employee of a Japanese blockchain project has been arrested for stealing its Bitcoin funds in 2018

Source : Cointelegraph
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Has Quebec Missed the Ship for Attracting Cryptocurrency Miners?

An uncertain regulatory regime regarding power distribution in Quebec has apparently drove crypto mining firms out of the province

Source : Cointelegraph
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Binance Invests in Taiwanese Blockchain Data Monetization Startup Numbers

Binance has invested in Numbers, a blockchain-enabled data monetization startup

Source : Cointelegraph
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Pornhub Adds Tether Stablecoin as New Crypto Payment Option

Pornhub adds Tron-based USDT as an alternative payment option to PayPal, which abruptly stopped servicing its models in late 2019

Source : Cointelegraph
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World Economic Forum Debuts Framework for Central Bank Digital Currency

The World Economic Forum together with major central banks and financial institutions has released a toolkit for policymakers regarding central bank digital currencies

Source : Cointelegraph
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Blockvest Saved from Default Judgement in Fraud Case

A California federal court has reversed a default judgement against two firms accused of running a cryptocurrency scam

Source : Cointelegraph
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Ether Price Drop Slashed Valuation of Crypto Valley’s Top 50 Firms by 40%

While Ether prices have a strong effect on the valuation of Crypto Valley’s top 50 firms, CV VC told Cointelegraph that there are other indicators to watch as well

Source : Cointelegraph
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Peter Schiff Bungled Wallet Password, Solving ‘Bitcoin Mystery’

Notorious crypto skeptic Peter Schiff admitted that he lost his Bitcoin because he does not know his wallet password

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

Bitcoin Price Slides to $8.5K as 200MA Resistance Keeps Bulls in Check

Bitcoin traders wave goodbye to $9K as price action targets levels below $8,500

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

The Unstoppable Trajectory: Stablecoins Are Evolving Traditional Finances

Neither fiat nor crypto, but a mixture of both: What are the stablecoins really for?

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

The Evolution of Bitcoin's Technology Stack

For more than 10 years already, Bitcoin’s innovations have been pushed on all fronts: What are those improvements?

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

SEC Calls Out Status of Telegram's TON, Doubting Development

Ongoing Telegram lawsuit reveals the SEC attacking Telegram’s TON blockchain development and lack of GRM token use cases

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

Jack Dorsey’s Square Awarded Patent for Real-Time Crypto-to-Fiat Swaps

Jack Dorsey’s Square gets patent for fiat-to-crypto exchanges in real-time transactions

Source : Cointelegraph
1 days ago

Is Samsung About To Partner With This Crypto Startup?

GatePay’s co-founder told Cointelegraph a partnership with “Korea’s largest consumer electronics manufacturer” is imminent. #CTdoesDavos

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Five Years of Bitcoin Trendlines All Lead to This One Point; “Fireworks” Inbound

Since Bitcoin’s genesis block was first mined, the cryptocurrency has been caught within a whirlwind that has allowed BTC to post gains that defy historical precedent. Although the past couple of years have tempered the excitement surrounding the cryptocurrency, it is important to note that multiple bullish factors are fast approaching on the horizon, and... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Ripple Slowing XRP Sales Could Be a Catalyst for a Massive Price Surge

XRP – the cryptocurrency with close ties to fintech company Ripple – had a rough 2019, posting yearly losses of over 40% that came about in tandem with a general rise seen by Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Many analysts and investors alike had pinned the crypto’s bearishness on Ripple’s quarterly token sales, which appeared to... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Fear of Mining ‘Death Spiral’ Blocks Path to $100,000 Bitcoin

Bitcoin will undergo its third halving event to date this May. The supply of new BTC released to miners with each block will reduce by half to 6.25 BTC. The impact of the event has been the source of much debate in the industry. For one analyst, lack of understanding may be hindering Bitcoin’s rise... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin Reaches ‘Logical’ Support As Volatility Wanes, Explosive Move Incoming

After Bitcoin price rocketed last month from lows around $6,400, the crypto asset touched over $9,000 before falling lower to what a well-known financial market analyst says is “logical support.” Meanwhile, a tool designed by the analyst suggests that volatility in the Bitcoin market is reaching bear market lows, potentially signaling that an exceptionally explosive... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Tether Launches Gold-Backed Crypto, Do You Trust Them with Your Bullion?

Controversial cryptocurrency startup Tether has just announced the launch of a new crypto asset. The latest product from the company that brought the market market US Dollar Tether (USDT) is a supposedly gold-backed digital token. Tether Gold reportedly backs the tokens with physical gold stored in a Swiss vault. However, given Tether’s lack of transparency... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin May Stall for Six Months Before Any Major Rally; Factors & Trends

Bitcoin’s recent bout of sideways trading around the $8,600 region has resulted in a massive bear-favoring movement, with BTC now plummeting down towards the lower-$8,000 region. This movement has completely altered the sentiment amongst investors, with many analysts now claiming that the crypto will see significantly further losses as $9,200 begins to look increasingly like... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
Source : News Btc
Added today

May 2020 Will See Bitcoin Become Major Competitor to World Currencies: Economist

Over the past decades, central banks like the Federal Reserve have failed to keep inflation rates stable. Bitcoin may benefit from this trend. After the cryptocurrency’s upcoming halving, after which the coin will have “economically indisputable reasons” to become a legitimately competitive store of value versus other world currencies. Connection Between Halving and Inflation May... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
Source : News Btc
Added today

Altcoin Market Following Early Bitcoin Path Could Lead to Life-Changing Wealth

The price chart of the current altcoin market closely resembles that of the early Bitcoin price chart and could signal that whoever is buying the current dip across the crypto market could end up generating life-changing wealth from their investment. Life-Changing Wealth Altcoin Market Follows Early Bitcoin Market Cycle When Bitcoin first was released into... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
Source : News Btc
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PornHub Now Pays Models In Tether Through Tron Crypto Wallet

Pornography powerhouse PornHub has updated its list of payment methods models receive for payouts for pornographic performances. Among the list of payment methods, includes the controversial stablecoin Tether available for secure payments through a Tron cryptocurrency wallet. PornHub Offers Tron-Based Tether Payments To Adult Industry Models After PayPal Disaster PornHub has announced via their payment... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
Source : News Btc
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Bitcoin Price Breaks Below $8,300, Is The Bull Rally Already Over?

Bitcoin price has been falling over the last 24 hours, potentially signaling that the recent bull rally has come to an abrupt end. But what are the factors behind Bitcoin’s latest drop, and how far might the crypto asset dive before it finds support? Bitcoin Price Inches Below $8,300, But Is There Much Further to... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
Source : Bit Coin News
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Paypal Pullout Prompts Pornhub to Add Tether as Payment Option for Its Adult Models

Following Paypal Pullout Pornhub Adds Tether as a Payment Method for Its Adult ModelsThe porn industry is seen by many as a perfect fit for widespread cryptocurrency usage as it suffers from financial censorship far more than most businesses. When Paypal stopped servicing Pornhub models, the company hinted it might turn to digital currency as an alternative and now this has been accomplished with the Tether stablecoin USDT. […]

The post Paypal Pullout Prompts Pornhub to Add Tether as Payment Option for Its Adult Models appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
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Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding Questions

Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding QuestionsOn Wednesday, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer disclosed that five mining operations had plans to donate roughly $6 million in coinbase rewards (depending on market prices) to developers building Bitcoin Cash infrastructure. The news was met with mixed reviews as some of the specifics of the deal were scrutinized and the miner funding subject has been […]

The post Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding Questions appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
Added today

Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free Spins

Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free SpinsBitcoin Games is a provably fair online casino where you can play popular games using BTC and BCH. The platform is introducing a new feature and for its Lunar New Year 2020 promotion all players can get Red Envelopes packed with Free Spins. Also Read: Video Games Giant Ubisoft Is Looking for Blockchain Startups to […]

The post Bitcoin Games Celebrates Lunar New Year 2020 With Introduction of Free Spins appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
Added today

BCH Script Meeting Aims to Enhance the Programming Language in Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash developers actively participate in video meetings in order to discuss the ongoing development of the BCH ecosystem. BCH software engineers met for the first time in 2020 last Thursday to examine the May upgrade and specification work. Following the meeting, on January 23, BCH developers will sit down again to address practicable optimizations […]

The post BCH Script Meeting Aims to Enhance the Programming Language in Bitcoin Cash appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
Added today

Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto as RBI Defends Its Ban Power

Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto - RBI's Arguments Not ConvincingIndia’s supreme court heard the crypto case on Thursday, starting with the arguments by the counsel for the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). After pointing out that the RBI ban only hurts crypto businesses but does not stop crypto trading, the court explained that “being an honest contributor to the blockchain is more profitable than […]

The post Indian Supreme Court Warms Up to Crypto as RBI Defends Its Ban Power appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
Added today

More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on Thick

More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on ThickBlockstream reps have long been pushing for full implementation of the perpetually-delayed Lightning Network as the main solution for BTC scalability. With the recent announcement of “federated sidechain” Liquid’s integration with Btcpay, however, the tune seems to have changed. Past weeks have found Blockstream execs Adam Back and Samson Mow not only pushing Liquid hard, […]

The post More BS on Lightning: Blockstream Pours Liquid on Thick appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
1 days ago

Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital Currencies

Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital CurrenciesIn this roundup, we cover an exceptionally busy week for crypto regulations around the globe. We start our coverage with the U.S. Virtual Currency Tax Fairness Act of 2020, actions by the SEC, Ripple’s lawsuit, India’s supreme court hearings, Australia green-lighting a bitcoin retail fund, Thailand approving a new crypto exchange, and new crypto guidelines […]

The post Regulatory Roundup: New US Crypto Tax Bill, Central Banks Join Forces on Digital Currencies appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
1 days ago

Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum?

Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum?Remember Polkadot? It’s the multi-chain network that raised $145 million in 2017 and hasn’t been seen since. But unlike many of the blockchain projects from that era, Polkadot hasn’t taken the money and run. Its team, led by Ethereum founder Gavin Wood, has been beavering away at the ambitious task it set itself. Two and […]

The post Polkadot Will Finally Launch This Year – But Is the Multi-Chain Network too Late to Catch Ethereum? appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
1 days ago

Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block Rewards

Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block RewardsA group of Bitcoin Cash mining pool operations have decided to help fund BCH infrastructure development. On January 22, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer revealed that five mining pools are preparing a short-term developers donation plan. Miners from Btc.top, Bitcoin.com, Viabtc, Antpool, and Btc.com plan to give “12.5% of [the] BCH coinbase rewards to a fund […]

The post Bitcoin Cash Miners Plan $6M Development Fund by Leveraging Block Rewards appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bit Coin News
1 days ago

Demand for Crypto Derivatives Swells as CME’s Bitcoin Volume Rises

The global markets company Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has seen considerable demand since launching its options contracts in the wake of the firm’s bitcoin futures. On the first day of swaps, CME’s bitcoin options saw 55 contracts ($2.3 million). By the end of the week, the firm’s bitcoin options volume more than doubled with 122 […]

The post Demand for Crypto Derivatives Swells as CME’s Bitcoin Volume Rises appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Source : Bitcoin Magazine
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How Payswap Can Confuse Blockchain Analysts, Benefiting Bitcoin Privacy for All

Payswap, from pseudonymous developer “ZmnSCPxj,” offers a simple-yet-effective trick to confuse blockchain analysis and obscure bitcoin transactions.

The post How Payswap Can Confuse Blockchain Analysts, Benefiting Bitcoin Privacy for All appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

Source : Bitcoin Magazine
1 days ago

2019 Saw Most Exchange Attacks Ever, With Hackers Becoming More Savvy

According to Chainalysis, 2019 saw a rise in cryptocurrency exchange attacks, with hackers getting better at dodging security and obscuring loot.

The post 2019 Saw Most Exchange Attacks Ever, With Hackers Becoming More Savvy appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

Source : Bitcoin Magazine
3 days ago

The Fed Has Pumped $500 Billion Into the Repo Market. Where Does It End?

In September 2019, the interest rate for the overnight money market surged to 10%.

The post The Fed Has Pumped $500 Billion Into the Repo Market. Where Does It End? appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

Source : Bitcoin Magazine
6 days ago

Video: Reviewing the Billfodl Multishard

The Billfodl Multishard is a two-of-three stainless steel recovery seed storage device that allows you to split your seed into three shards.

The post Video: Reviewing the Billfodl Multishard appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

Source : Bitcoin Magazine
6 days ago

Review: HTC Exodus 1s, the Full Bitcoin Node Smartphone

The HTC Exodus 1s is a pioneering device offering great value, but limits in its Bitcoin focus and full node capabilities leave room for improvement.

The post Review: HTC Exodus 1s, the Full Bitcoin Node Smartphone appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

Source : Bitcoin Magazine
7 days ago

The Kindest Cut: Why the 2020 Bitcoin Halvening Is the Most Important Yet

The Bitcoin halvening of 2020 may give bitcoin economically incontestable reasons to become a legitimately competitive store of value.

The post The Kindest Cut: Why the 2020 Bitcoin Halvening Is the Most Important Yet appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

Source : Bitcoin Magazine
8 days ago

Remembering Tamás Blummer, Pioneering Bitcoin Developer

Tamás Blummer, a Bitcoin developer since 2012 and founder of groundbreaking Bitcoin projects, reportedly passed away after a long fight with cancer.

The post Remembering Tamás Blummer, Pioneering Bitcoin Developer appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

Source : Bitcoin Magazine
8 days ago

Bitcoin Researcher Drums Up Academic Interest in Erlay Protocol

Naumenko’s presentation on Erlay at ACM was a rare example of Bitcoin research being discussed at a conference not specifically related to blockchain tech.

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10 days ago

Do CoinJoins Really Require Equal Transaction Amounts for Privacy? Part One: CashFusion

A new mixing protocol called CashFusion challenges the assumption that CoinJoins require equal amounts for the mix to be effective.

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10 days ago

Wasabi Wallet Launches #BitcoinIsSafe Campaign to Counter Erroneous Antivirus Detections

Through the #BitcoinIsSafe, #WasabiIsSafe campaign, the Wasabi Wallet team wants to keep Bitcoin Core from being flagged by antivirus software.

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10 days ago

On the Coast of El Salvador, Bitcoin Is Becoming the Standard

Inside a circular economy built on bitcoin

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13 days ago

Want to Learn About Bitcoin? Try Conference-Driven Development

Challenging yourself to present at conferences and meetups can be a great way to learn more about Bitcoin and its technical aspects.

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14 days ago

Why Proof of Reserves Is Important to Bitcoin

As the allure of holding fractional reserves increases, proof of reserves can help clients of custodial platforms verify if their funds are there or not.

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14 days ago

Bitcoin Hash Rate Hits All-Time High Behind Price Rise, Private Pools in China

Bitcoin’s hash rate hit an all-time high of 117 EH/s in early 2020. But the reasons why are more nuanced than “the halving.”

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14 days ago

Buy or DIY? An Overview of 7 Bitcoin Full Node Products

Casa, Nodl, BitBoxBase and more

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15 days ago

Bitcoin and the Primacy of the Digital World

As our perception of the world evolves from the analog to the digital, bitcoin represents digital value without all the problems inherent to a digital world.

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15 days ago

Podcast: Bitcoin Clarity With Kiara Bickers

In this episode of the Bitcoin Magazine Podcast, Dave Hollerith talks with Kiara Bickers, author of Bitcoin Clarity: A Guide to Understanding Bitcoin.

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15 days ago

Making Regulatory Progress With Bitcoin ETFs and Pricing

In light of the SEC’s ETF rejection history, we consider the current state of bitcoin pricing and what can be done to advance the bitcoin ETF conversation.

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16 days ago

Bitcoin Was Uncorrelated With Major Assets, Experienced Low Volatility in 2019

According to a report from cryptocurrency trading platform SFOX, bitcoin emerged from 2019 with low volatility and as an uncorrelated macro asset.

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Source : Bitcoin Magazine
17 days ago

2020 and Beyond: Bitcoin’s Potential Protocol Upgrades

The end of Bitcoin’s longest stretch without consensus forks?

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20 days ago

Happy Birthday Bitcoin! Here’s a Look at Bitcoin’s 11th Year by the Numbers

Eleven years ago, Bitcoin was etched into history with the mining of the Genesis Block. Here’s a data-driven look at how it has grown since last year.

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20 days ago

How Bitcoin Adoption Will Help India Achieve Its $5 Trillion Economy

In the 1990s, India's economic liberalization helped to boost its economy. In the 2020s, bitcoin adoption should be its next radical monetary innovation.

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21 days ago

River Financial Wants to Be the Bitcoiner’s Charles Schwab

River Financial doesn’t want to be just another exchange: It wants to be the world’s first Bitcoin financial institution.

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21 days ago

With Financial Uncertainty and Unrest in Chile, Bitcoiners Build Community

As protests have turned to civil insurrection in Chile, the Bitcoin community in the nation has been rising to meet the occasion.

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23 days ago

The Taxman Is After Your Bitcoin: Harvest Your Losses Before It’s Too Late

As 2019 comes to an end, it's time to think about minimizing your tax burden. If you’re a bitcoin investor, calculating bitcoin taxes gets even more complex.

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23 days ago

At Bitcoin Magazine, Views Expressed Can Be Your Own

Bitcoin Magazine is proud to be the longest running source for Bitcoin information; but we couldn’t do it without contributions from the Bitcoin community.

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23 days ago

Op Ed: Three Bitcoin Trends That Left Their Mark on 2019

Bitcoin as digital gold, an increasingly robust hash rate and growing public interest: These are three of the top Bitcoin trends that stood out in 2019.

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24 days ago

Hashing Ahead: A Look at Bitcoin Mining in 2020

In 2020, factors like new hardware, the upcoming reward halving and more will determine how bitcoin mining, and Bitcoin in general, grows.

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24 days ago

Video: Trace Mayer on Proof of Keys, Sovereignty and Bitcoin Privacy

“If you have rights but never flex them, your muscles will get weak."

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27 days ago

Lightning Network Traffic Analysis Raises Questions Over Fees and Privacy

Researchers analyzing Lightning Network traffic suggest that network fees are too low and that transaction privacy needs to be improved.

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30 days ago

Op Ed: Pitching Bitcoin During the Holidays

When it comes to pitching Bitcoin to your family and friends this holiday season, knowing your audience is key to spreading some Bitcoin cheer.

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31 days ago

Bitcoin’s 2019 in Lightning: What This Year Brought Us (Part 2)

Sparkswap, Lightning Loop, Satoshi’s Games and More

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33 days ago

Our 10 Favorite Bitcoin Magazine Podcasts of 2019

2019 saw plenty of informative and captivating podcasts across Bitcoin. Here are Bitcoin Magazine’s favorites, just in time for your holiday break.

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34 days ago

Video: StormX CEO Simon Yu on Micro Rewards and Sats Back in Bitcoin

StormX CEO Simon Yu wants to provide thousands of bitcoin in sats-back rewards through the StormShop app and expand to Europe and Asia in 2020.

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35 days ago

The Bitcoin Magazine Holiday Shopping List, for the Bitcoiner in Your Life

There are plenty of Bitcoin-themed holiday gifts out there for the HODLer or precoiners in your life. Here are a few of our favorites.

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35 days ago

Op Ed: Tendencies and Opportunities of Bitcoin Taxation in the EU

Each member state in the EU sets its own tax rules. It is still possible, however, to identify key trends and opportunities in cryptocurrency taxation.

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35 days ago

The EU’s Updated AML Regulations Forced Bottle Pay to Shut Down. Who’s Next?

Following adoption of 5AMLD in the EU, Lightning Network service Bottle Pay shuts down. What precedent does this set for other Bitcoin businesses?

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35 days ago

Bitcoin’s 2019 in Tech: What This Year Brought Us (Part 1)

Guix, Shamir Backups, P2EP and more

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36 days ago

Op Ed: U.S. Cryptocurrency Regulation Faces Uncertainty in 2020

The SEC, CFTC and Congress have hinted at how cryptocurrency regulation will develop in 2020. Here are five significant regulatory milestones from 2019.

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36 days ago

Math Research Suggests Six Confirmations Aren’t Really Needed for Bitcoin Transactions

In a recent research paper, a pair of mathematicians demonstrate that fewer Bitcoin confirmations might still be enough to avoid double-spend attacks.

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37 days ago

Chainalysis: PlusToken Is Dumping on Huobi OTCs, May Be Eating Into BTC Price

Chainalysis has traced the PlusToken team’s attempts to sell ill-gotten bitcoin through Huobi OTC desks, potentially influencing the BTC price.

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37 days ago

Podcast: Cryptoconomy’s Guy Swann on the Bitcoin Community

In this episode of the Bitcoin Magazine Podcast, Dave Hollerith talks with Guy Swann, host of the Cryptoconomy Podcast.

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37 days ago

Op Ed: Waiting for Bitcoin Spring and the Next Bull Market

Although enthusiasm has been lacking in the current bitcoin market, some indicators out of China suggest a “bitcoin spring” may be on its way.

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38 days ago

BTCPay Server Is Bitcoin’s Open-Source Unicorn

Inside one of Bitcoin’s most inspiring projects

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41 days ago

Hodl Hodl Launches Exchange API

With the release of the Hodl Hodl exchange API, Venezuelan BTC price discovery platform Yadio and bitcoin wallet BlueWallet now integrate it.

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42 days ago

Review: Scorpion Case Is a Hardware Wallet Carrier That Over-Delivers on Protection

We burned, drowned, smashed and shot Guns n’ Bitcoin’s Scorpion Case so you don’t have to.

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43 days ago

Enterprise Blockchain on … Bitcoin? Bitfury Is Giving It a Go With Exonum

With Exonum Enterprise, Bitfury wants to combine the control of a private blockchain with the assurances of Bitcoin’s public chain.

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43 days ago

Economic Uncertainty, Restrictions in Argentina Show Power of Bitcoin

Among restrictions on forex investment and an unstable fiat economy, we explore the growing interest in and need for bitcoin in Argentina.

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43 days ago

Op Ed: IRS Doesn’t Get Cryptocurrencies: Here’s Why

In this op ed, Robin Singh examines tax implications of forked coins and Specific Identification of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, according to recent IRS guidelines.

The post Op Ed: IRS Doesn’t Get Cryptocurrencies: Here’s Why appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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43 days ago

Podcast: Chainalysis’ Chief Economist on the Data Behind Blockchain Forensics

The work of blockchain analysis companies like Chainalysis isn’t always welcomed by privacy advocates. But for Bitcoiners, this work is worth watching.

The post Podcast: Chainalysis’ Chief Economist on the Data Behind Blockchain Forensics appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

Source : Finance Magnates
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ErisX Sweetens Offering with Access to Etale’s Platform

The partnership with Etale comes as ErisX plans to make its crypto products available via US brokers
Source : Finance Magnates
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BitPay Taps Simplex to Smooth Cryptocurrency Purchases

Israeli-based Simplex combines crypto payment processing with fraud prevention technology.
Source : Finance Magnates
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Liquid Taps CertiK to Audit Potential Listings and IEOs

CertiK will help Liquid prove blockchain ecosystem and smart contracts of projects aiming to get listed are hacker-resistant.
Source : Finance Magnates
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QuadrigaCX Victims’ Counsel Investigating Crypto Capital Ties

The US authorities indicted one of the co-founders of the payment processor.
Source : Finance Magnates
Added today

Julius Baer Deepens into Crypto with Storage, Investment Offerings

The services will be offered in partnership with Seba Crypto AG.
Source : Finance Magnates
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Amun Lists Inverse Bitcoin ETP on SIX

The company is now managing 11 cryptos ETPs listed across multiple exchanges.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Bleeding Quarter: Ripple’s Q4 Sales Declined by 80%

The company paused programmatic sales, contributing to the slumped figure.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Dukascopy Adds Litecoin CFDs to Cryptocurrency Offering

Dukascopy has been taking steps towards strengthening its budding cryptocurrency offering.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

CEX.IO Group Receives FCA’s Nod to Offer Services in the UK

The exchange is also planning to become a regulated broker.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Hong Kong, Thailand Central Banks Mull Over Digital Currencies

Multiple central banks recently formed a consortium to study CBDC.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Who’s Actually Using Crypto in 2020 & What Are They Using it For?

Crypto adoption has progressed over the past several years, but usage may look very different in different economies.
Source : Finance Magnates
1 days ago

Vodafone Exits Libra as Central Banks Threats Mount

The Libra Association has now left with 20 members.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Huobi Launches Crypto Brokerage Service for Institutions

The platform is already live in all Huobi-operated regions, except China.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Monerium to Issue E-Money on Alogrand Blockchain Amid Partnership

The partnership between the companies is non-exclusive in nature.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

On Crypto Lending & The Downside of Defi: BlockFi CEO Speaks

Zac Prince speaks on the evolution of the crypto lending industry and the role of DeFi in it.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Crypto Not Banned in India: Clarifies Central Bank

The apex court in the country is hearing the petition of crypto exchanges against the regulator’s order.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

Bitfinex Enables Sub-Account Feature for Institutional Traders

A master account of the trader will manage all the sub-accounts.
Source : Finance Magnates
2 days ago

GCEX Completes Crypto, FX Liquidity Integration with PrimeXM

GCEX has previously completed integration with two of bridge and institutional liquidity providers, Gold-i and oneZero.
Source : Finance Magnates
3 days ago

UK Tax Agency Seeks Blockchain Tool to Combat Crypto Crimes

The agency is willing to enter into a year of the contract for such a tool.
Source : Finance Magnates
3 days ago

UK Platform Cashaa Reveals New Crypto-Friendly Banking Service

Cashaa’s new account type comes with cryptocurrency conversion up to £200 million.
Source : Wallet Invester
486 days ago

Bitcoin $6609.990 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 09:08

Hot news: These changes have happened in the last hour.

In the last one hour Bitcoin is leading the record of among the most popular crypto-currency in the trading ecosystem, it has an decrease of -0.33% from its previous value from 6631.875 dollars now at 6609.990 dollars exchange rate. Next to Bitcoin is T..

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Source : Wallet Invester
486 days ago

Bitcoin $6668.000 – CryptoCurrency Trading Report – 24.09.2018 08:08

Hot news: The summaries of the last one hour are the followings:

Bitcoin is leading the rank on the most popular crypto-currency, it has an upsurge of 0.12% in its exchange rate, which means 6668.000 dollars from the 6660.008 dollars earlier. Tether is in the second position as Bitcoin leads the first spot. ..

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