Coinbase Targets Whales in Europe and Asia With New Trading Services
As the crippling US government shutdown rolls into its fifth week major crypto exchanges are looking at alternative markets. They don’t come much bigger than Coinbase which has just expanded trading options for big traders in Europe and Asia. High Volume Traders Only The new options are not available to everyone though as only Coinbase...The post Coinbase Targets Whales in Europe and Asia With New Trading Services appeared first on NewsBTC.
Bitcoin Price Analysis Jan.23: The Next Resistance – Descending Trend-line at $3600
Over the past two days, BTC has tested once the dangerous zone of $3480 – $3500 and the second slide had produced a hammer type candle (on the 4-hour chart) with a low at $3400 as a long wick. Hammer candles tend to be bullish reversal candles. This is how capitulation candles look like. However, […]The post Bitcoin Price Analysis Jan.23: The Next Resistance – Descending Trend-line at $3600 appeared first on CryptoPotato.
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Ripple Partners With Tsinghua University To Develop Talent For Blockchain in China
San Francisco based blockchain company Ripple is partnering with the Institute for Fintech Research, Tsinghua University (THUIFR) to launch a new Blockchain Technology Research Scholarship Program (BRSP). The scholarship will be available to top graduate students in China in 2019. Focusing on Blockchain Tech The THUIFR was jointly established by PBC School of Finance, Institute […]Ripple Partners With Tsinghua University To Develop Talent For Blockchain in China was originally found on Cryptocurrency News | Blockchain News | Bitcoin News | blokt.com.
Asian Crypto Exchange Huobi is Tightening its Belt in the Bear Market, Plans to ‘Spend Money Carefully’
From CCN.com: Have you ever heard the expression ‘hope for the best and prepare for the worst’? Chinese cryptocurrency giant Huobi, a former ‘big three’ exchange, is doing exactly that. Although the exchange is a profitable business that still makes money every month, they are laying off staff and preparing for the worst amidst thisThe post Asian Crypto Exchange Huobi is Tightening its Belt in the Bear Market, Plans to ‘Spend Money Carefully’ appeared first on CCN
$16 Million Now Believed to Have Been Stolen in ‘Weird’ Cryptopia Hack
Details have so far been murky regarding millions of dollars worth of tokens stolen from New Zealand-based cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia on Jan. 14. But data company Elementus has been investigating and now says the hack was different from previous attacks of this nature – and the amount stolen is much higher than originally thought. Also […]The post $16 Million Now Believed to Have Been Stolen in ‘Weird’ Cryptopia Hack appeared first on Bitcoin News.
How to use Blockonix DEX: A step by step guide
Published on CoinnounceBlockonix is one of a kind decentralized exchange which runs on the ethereum blockchain. Every function of the exchange is entirely blockchain based. Starting from trading to listing a new token, every function occurs on the ethereum network. Not only this, the exchange is totally community drive. All the trading fee as well as the […]The post How to use Blockonix DEX: A step by step guide appeared first on Coinnounce.
Bitcoin Cash [BCH] escapes the bear as price shoots up by more than 7%
As the cryptocurrency market enters the last week of January, the behavior of tokens have also seen a change as some coins are in the green while others are still bleeding. The sporadic movement has been ongoing for quite some time now, with cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin [BTC], XRP and Bitcoin Cash [BCH] all suffering the […]The post Bitcoin Cash [BCH] escapes the bear as price shoots up by more than 7% appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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Crypto Market Wrap: Bitcoin Cash Moving, Little Action Elsewhere
Market Wrap Crypto markets have edged back a fraction, Bitcoin Cash makes a move, Maker and Waves climbing but little action elsewhere. Crypto markets have woken up a little mid-week but gains are very slim and momentum has been limited. A tiny bounce has taken total market capitalization back over $120 billion but only just....The post Crypto Market Wrap: Bitcoin Cash Moving, Little Action Elsewhere appeared first on NewsBTC.
Nasdaq CEO: Crypto Could Still Be ‘Global Currency of Future’
CoinSpeakerNasdaq CEO: Crypto Could Still Be ‘Global Currency of Future’Even as global market s become more digitized and automated, humans will remain essential to markets, according to Nasdaq President and Chief Executive Officer Adena Friedman.Nasdaq CEO: Crypto Could Still Be ‘Global Currency of Future’
Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC Runs Into Crucial Resistance, What’s Next?
Bitcoin price climbed higher sharply after diving below the $3,480 support level against the US Dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted key bearish trend line is intact with resistance near $3,600 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price is facing a crucial resistance near $3,600, above which it could rally towards...The post Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC Runs Into Crucial Resistance, What’s Next? appeared first on NewsBTC.
Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Signaling Bullish Continuation To $150
Bitcoin cash price formed a solid support near the $115 level and bounced back. BCH is likely setting up for more gains above $135, $140 and $150 in the near term. Key Talking Points · Bitcoin cash price recovered nicely above the $120 and $126 resistance levels against the US Dollar. · BCH broke a […]The post Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Signaling Bullish Continuation To $150 appeared first on Ethereum World News.
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XRP Price Analysis: XRP/USD Trends of January 23–29, 2019
CoinSpeakerXRP Price Analysis: XRP/USD Trends of January 23–29, 2019In case the XRP price decline to the previous low of $0.28 and the price bounces then the traders should look for an opportunity to place a long position and take their profit at $0.38 price level.XRP Price Analysis: XRP/USD Trends of January 23–29, 2019
ING Bank Settles a 5-Year Deal with R3 Corda Enterprise in a Bid to Transit Its Clients to Distributed Economy
CoinSpeakerING Bank Settles a 5-Year Deal with R3 Corda Enterprise in a Bid to Transit Its Clients to Distributed EconomyDutch international bank ING has signed a deal with enterprise blockchain consortium R3 for access to R3’s commercial blockchain platform.ING Bank Settles a 5-Year Deal with R3 Corda Enterprise in a Bid to Transit Its Clients to Distributed Economy
Crypto Market Update: Stellar (XLM), Bitcoin Cash, Tron (TRX), ADA Price Analysis
The total crypto market cap tested the $102.00B level and later bounced back above $115.00B. Stellar (XLM) price is still trading nicely above the $0.1000 support, with range moves. Bitcoin cash price jumped more than 7% and broke the $130 resistance level. Tron (TRX) broke the $0.0260 resistance recently and it could continue towards $0.0280....The post Crypto Market Update: Stellar (XLM), Bitcoin Cash, Tron (TRX), ADA Price Analysis appeared first on NewsBTC.
Crypto Exchange Bithumb Seeks US Listing via Reverse Merger Deal
South Korean crypto exchange Bithumb is looking to get publicly listed in the U.S. through a reverse-merger route.
Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Bulls Defend Wedge Bottom
Bitcoin continues to edge lower inside its falling wedge formation but appears to be bouncing off support already. This could put it on track to test the resistance around $3,700 next or even break higher. However, the 100 SMA is below the longer-term 200 SMA to indicate that the path of least resistance is to […]The post Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Bulls Defend Wedge Bottom appeared first on BitcoinerX.
Bitcoin Maximalists: Leading towards a hazardous path.
Published on CoinnounceTalking about bitcoin maximalism, we really to an extent talking about tribalism. We have to question as a community that is this the kind of stuff and ideologies that we want for the money of the future? Basically, Bitcoin maximalists believe that bitcoin is the best cryptocurrency in the world. The difference really comes in […]The post Bitcoin Maximalists: Leading towards a hazardous path. appeared first on Coinnounce.
Plus One For Crypto: Mastercard Fined $650m For Inflating Fees
One of the primary driving forces behind the adoption of cryptocurrencies is to liberate ourselves from excessive bank and credit card charges. Today’s news that the European Union has just levied a $650 million fine on Mastercard for purposefully increasing charges just reinforces that premise. According to the WSJ the European Commission fine the credit […]The post Plus One For Crypto: Mastercard Fined $650m For Inflating Fees appeared first on Ethereum World News.
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Presidential Candidate John McAfee Flees U.S. for Alleged Tax Fraud
U.S. presidential candidate John McAfee announced on Tuesday that he has fled the country. According to McAfee’s recent Twitter video he’s “living in exile” on a boat because he’s been charged with felonies handed down by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Also Read: Former Mt Gox CEO Reflects on Incarceration in Japan While Facing More Prison […]The post Presidential Candidate John McAfee Flees U.S. for Alleged Tax Fraud appeared first on Bitcoin News.
Crypto Exchange Asks Users to Return $5.3 Million in Bitcoin, Ethereum and Altcoins After Accidental Airdrop
The South Korean cryptocurrency exchange CoinZest is trying to recover cryptocurrencies worth $5.3 million it accidentally airdropped. The bungle highlights the immutable and irreversible nature of blockchain transactions. The error occurred while the exchange was trying to airdrop We Game Tokens to its users as a promotional event. Instead, it airdropped the wrong coins. Users […]The post Crypto Exchange Asks Users to Return $5.3 Million in Bitcoin, Ethereum and Altcoins After Accidental Airdrop appeared first on The Daily Hodl.
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Ripple Price Analysis: XRP Buyers Target Fresh Weekly Highs
Ripple price tested the $0.3050 support level and later bounced back above $0.3120 against the US dollar. There was a break above a major bearish trend line with resistance at $0.3160 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair is currently placed nicely above $0.3160, but it must break...The post Ripple Price Analysis: XRP Buyers Target Fresh Weekly Highs appeared first on NewsBTC.
Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Staging Decent Comeback, Could Test $125
ETH price tested the $110-111 support area and later bounced back above $116 against the US Dollar. This week’s followed key bearish trend line was breached with resistance at $118 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair is now placed above the $116 resistance and it could continue to move...The post Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Staging Decent Comeback, Could Test $125 appeared first on NewsBTC.
Bloomberg: Bitcoin (BTC) Gearing Up For “Short-Term Rally” After Market Turmoil
Oversold Bitcoin (BTC) Could Rally, Claims Bloomberg Analyst Bitcoin (BTC) has struggled in recent days, that’s no secret. Case in point, the value of cryptocurrencies has undergone drastic price fluctuations in recent days, with assets gaining and losing a handful of percentage points in a few hours’ time. And while all this may be disconcerting, […]The post Bloomberg: Bitcoin (BTC) Gearing Up For “Short-Term Rally” After Market Turmoil appeared first on Ethereum World News.
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Why Ethereum has no future
Published on CoinnounceDuring its starting days, Ethereum used to be one of the most popular platforms in crypto space. It has a huge number of users and was on peek in the related field. However, technology evolved with time, new alternative projects in the crypto space emerged with more features. The competition began between several similar projects. […]The post Why Ethereum has no future appeared first on Coinnounce.
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Potential Reversal Formation?
Bitcoin might be done with its slide as it failed in its recent attempt to break below the $3,550 lows. This could lead to the formation of a double bottom on its 1-hour time frame. Price has a lot of room to climb before testing the neckline, more so breaking above it. The 100 SMA […]The post Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Potential Reversal Formation? appeared first on Ethereum World News.
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Bitcoin Cash [BCH] Technical Analysis: Bears charge towards BCH following weekend decline
Bitcoin Cash [BCH], the fourth-largest cryptocurrency has been pushed down due to the bearish market forces yet again. The collective cryptocurrency market fell by a massive $5 billion over the weekend and since correcting forces have not stepped in yet, the market cap is languishing at $118 billion, its lowest since mid-December. At press time, […]The post Bitcoin Cash [BCH] Technical Analysis: Bears charge towards BCH following weekend decline appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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SingularityNET & HARA to Help Indonesian Farmers Improve Their Business with AI, Blockchain
SingularityNET, a decentralized network for “creating, sharing, and monetizing” artificial technology (AI) services, has partnered with HARA, a firm that use blockchain technology to help it make “better data-driven decisions”, to provide AI-enabled crop diagnosis to farmers in Indonesia. The joint initiative between SingularityNET and HARA was announced at the World Web Forum in Zürich, Switzerland. According to HARA’s official website, the Indonesian firm aims to help farmers increase their income by managing critical information on a blockchain-based data management and verification system. The information may include details about soil quality, land ownership, and grain price.
Five Can’t-Miss Blockchain Conferences in 2019
For those looking to participate in the development and proliferation of blockchain technology, numerous blockchain conferences inspire new thought and encourage innovation. Here are five can’t miss conferences to add to your schedule.
Litecoin [LTC] Technical Analysis: Bears reign supreme as bulls struggle to contain downtrend
The bear looms large over the cryptocurrency horizon as markets struggle in light of the January 10 slump. Litecoin [LTC] suffered the same fate as other cryptocurrencies and has seen its price against the US Dollar fall by around 25% this month alone. At the time of press, Litecoin [LTC] remains the eighth-largest cryptocurrency in […]The post Litecoin [LTC] Technical Analysis: Bears reign supreme as bulls struggle to contain downtrend appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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Economist’s Quip That Bitcoin (BTC) Fails Financial “Tests” Is Wrong: Hot Take
Davos may be an event centered around the realm of traditional finance, but crypto & blockchain technologies have been mentioned. In a recent interview with Bloomberg TV, Huw Van Steenis, senior advisor to Bank of England’s governor, Mark Carney, bashed this nascent asset class. Steenis, who purportedly is compiling a report about the future of finance, […]The post Economist’s Quip That Bitcoin (BTC) Fails Financial “Tests” Is Wrong: Hot Take appeared first on Ethereum World News.
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City Councilman Crusades to End Crypto Mining Ban In New York Town
The town of Plattsburgh, New York made headlines after city leaders instituted an 18-month moratorium on cryptocurrency mining. A City Councillor has filed a resolution that would end the ban if passed. He argues the regulation of mining companies is a state issue and not one the city can tackle.
Bitcoin will Remain in Consolidation Most of 2019, Crypto Analyst
With Bitcoin currently trading in a tight range around $3,500, it is seeing the similar scenario as of October when Bitcoin took a sharp dip [...]The post Bitcoin will Remain in Consolidation Most of 2019, Crypto Analyst appeared first on Coingape.
China: Gaming giant Tencent may acquire parent company of Bitstamp, Korbit Crypto Exchanges
The Chinese gaming giant, Tencent Holdings Ltd. is contemplating a bid for the gaming company in South Korea that hold Nexon, reported Reuters. The company is not only considering a deal but also making the company private. According to the publication, the founder of the South Korean company, Kim Jung-ju is also planning to sell […]The post China: Gaming giant Tencent may acquire parent company of Bitstamp, Korbit Crypto Exchanges appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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Google Fined €57 Million For Violating GDPR
French regulators say Google failed to disclose how user data is collected and stored.
Bitcoin Would be Lone Survivor in Nuclear War ‘Hunger Games’: Charlie Shrem
By CCN.com: Bitcoiners, rejoice! Only bitcoin (and maybe roaches) would survive a nuclear holocaust. In contrast, banks and fiat money would literally go down in flames. That’s what crypto pioneer Charlie Shrem wants you to know as you ponder a hypothetical dystopian future. “If the unthinkable happens, Bitcoin would be a highly durable currency during nuclear war,The post Bitcoin Would be Lone Survivor in Nuclear War ‘Hunger Games’: Charlie Shrem appeared first on CCN
Report: Reverse Merger Could Take Bithumb Crypto Exchange Public in the U.S.
Singapore-based holding firm Blockchain Exchange Alliance has a controlling stake in crypto exchange Bithumb, and could reportedly take the firm public via a reverse merger
Bitcoin.com’s Roger Ver may get served with legal notice from Gregory Maxwell
The co-founder and former Chief Technology Officer [CTO] of Blockstream Bitcoin Core [BTC], Gregory Maxwell is seeking legal relief against Bitcoin Cash proponent and the Chief Executive Officer [CEO] of Bitcoin.com, Roger Ver, over a libel. The said legal relief will be sought by Maxwell on the grounds of the libelous accusation made by Roger […]The post Bitcoin.com’s Roger Ver may get served with legal notice from Gregory Maxwell appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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Hollywood Actor Kevin Connolly Directs New Television Pilot ‘Cryptos’
The North American Bitcoin Conference in Miami had a surprise visit last Thursday when Kevin Connolly, the actor from the HBO series “Entourage,” announced a new television show called “Cryptos” is under development. Connolly hopes the new show will help the public better understand the innovative cryptocurrency ecosystem. Also Read: Peer-to-Peer Trading Platform Bitquick Implements Bitcoin […]The post Hollywood Actor Kevin Connolly Directs New Television Pilot ‘Cryptos’ appeared first on Bitcoin News.
BOE Advisor: Crypto Fails Fundamental Tests, But Banks Face Growing Competition from FinTech Companies
It’s no secret that those who are heavily involved in the world’s traditional banking systems have a disdain for crypto, likely because of the many ways the relatively young technology challenges the traditional notions of banking. While offering a somewhat cliché opinion about the cryptocurrency markets, Huw van Steenis, the senior advisor to the Bank...The post BOE Advisor: Crypto Fails Fundamental Tests, But Banks Face Growing Competition from FinTech Companies appeared first on NewsBTC.
GRAFT NETWORK Announces the Release of the Pay-In Exchange Broker Component for Verifone Payment Terminals
Monday, Jan 21 – GRAFT unveiled the first implementation of an exchange broker – a component of the GRAFT Network ecosystem that allows users to pay with any currency or digital asset, while merchants receive payment in the currency of their choice. The exchange broker serves as the first critical component that relies on GRAFT […]The post GRAFT NETWORK Announces the Release of the Pay-In Exchange Broker Component for Verifone Payment Terminals appeared first on Ethereum World News.
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Ghana's SEC Tells Citizens Not to Deal With Crypto Companies
Ghana’s Securities and Exchange Commission said it has been researching and considering how cryptocurrency can be dealt with in the country but cautions people to not deal with cryptocurrency companies in the meantime. SEC official Paul Ababio said citizens are on their own if they choose to deal with crypto entities.
Hong Kong Hardware Manufacturer Releases Mining GPU for New Privacy-Oriented Coin
Hong Kong-based Sapphire has announced a new graphics card for mining a newly-launched privacy coin called GRIN
VeChain (VET) Waves (WAVES) and Zilliqa (ZIL) Gaining Momentum as They Reach for Double Digit Increase
Following the major market plunge that struck the crypto-verse two days ago as the leading coin Bitcoin (BTC) failed to successfully close above the $3,700.00 mark. In a matter of an hour the pair BTC/USD declined from $3,730 to $3,590 retesting the important support $3,550.00 as the monthly lowest mark. Source: coinmarketcap Read Also: Coinbase […]The post VeChain (VET) Waves (WAVES) and Zilliqa (ZIL) Gaining Momentum as They Reach for Double Digit Increase appeared first on Ethereum World News.
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EU Smacks Mastercard with $650 Million Fine for Doing What Credit Card Companies Do Best
By CCN.com: The European Commission on Tuesday slammed Mastercard with a 570.6 million euro ($650 million) fine after finding the company guilty of breaching antitrust rules. According to information released by the EU regulatory body, the original fine was reduced by 10 percent because Mastercard cooperated with the Commission during the investigation. Mastercard Overcharged Customers,The post EU Smacks Mastercard with $650 Million Fine for Doing What Credit Card Companies Do Best appeared first on CCN
Cardano [ADA] Technical Analysis: Bear holds strong on to the token’s future
The eleventh-largest cryptocurrency on CoinMarketCap, Cardano [ADA] exhibited a uniform price during the first part of the January 20. A gradual decline in its valuation was noted later in the day followed by a steady surge during the first half of the next day. Cardano developer, Charles Hoskinson, hosted his latest impromptu AMA session last […]The post Cardano [ADA] Technical Analysis: Bear holds strong on to the token’s future appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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Power Ledger Blockchain Firm Signs Deal with Japanese Green Energy Supplier
Western Australian blockchain startup Power Ledger will partner with Japanese renewable energy firm Sharing Energy. The deal will see he solar panel provider team utilise Power Ledger’s distributed ledger to track consumption of clean energy. The initial pilot will focus on just 100 customers of the Japan-based green energy firm. This, according to Power Ledger,...The post Power Ledger Blockchain Firm Signs Deal with Japanese Green Energy Supplier appeared first on NewsBTC.
Do We Really Need A Better Bitcoin?
Numerous crypto enthusiasts firmly believe that the greatest challenge to Bitcoin’s maximalist “victory” – an achievement unimaginable without mass adoption – comes not from the regulatory caprices of various governments or the ill-intentions of central bankers, but rather from competing cryptocurrency protocols. A better Bitcoin would therefore be something that not only improves upon Satoshi […]The post Do We Really Need A Better Bitcoin? appeared first on Crypto Briefing.
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Bitcoin Price Oversold, May Have Found a Bottom: Bloomberg Analyst
By CCN.com: A new analysis in Bloomberg suggests that the Bitcoin bottom is somewhere around $3,000 or $3,100. Using the GTI Global Strength Technical Indicator, the analysis says that Bitcoin is probably oversold at this point. [The indicator] for Bitcoin is nearing oversold levels, clocking in at 35.6. That’s the lowest level since December. BitcoinThe post Bitcoin Price Oversold, May Have Found a Bottom: Bloomberg Analyst appeared first on CCN
Bitcoin’s Liquid Sidechain Welcomes Japanese Yen Stablecoin
Blockstream has announced Crypto Garage, a joint venture with Digital Garage and Tokyo Tanshi, to serve the Japanese Bitcoin market. The partnership will soon launch the Liquid sidechain based SETTLENET suite, the first application of which will be a yen-pegged stablecoin. SETTLENET on Bitcoin’s Liquid Sidechain The SETTLENET suite aims to provide Japanese exchanges and OTC trading desks with enhanced liquidity, speed and security. Although why Crypto Garage feel the need to shout SETTLENET every time is anybody’s guess. Exchanges can issueRead MoreThe post Bitcoin’s Liquid Sidechain Welcomes Japanese Yen Stablecoin appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
Current Crypto Bear Market Set to Become the Longest Ever
The market downturn that has prevailed since early 2018 is now within weeks of becoming the longest winter in the history of the cryptocurrency markets. Despite being on course to become the longest downtrend in BTC’s annals, the current market has produced the weakest drawdown of the three major bear trends experienced by BTC so […]The post Current Crypto Bear Market Set to Become the Longest Ever appeared first on Bitcoin News.