Bitcoin (BTC) Price Bloodbath Continues as ‘Unsustainable’ BCH War Rages
Bitcoin price slides another 5% today as the civil war raging within Bitcoin Cash continues to impact cryptocurrency markets and altcoins taking hits topping 10 percent November 19. Bitcoin Price Slides as Uncertainty Spreads Data from Coinmarketcap showed a gloomy picture for altcoin investors at press time, the top twenty assets by market cap all in the red, pushing the entire cryptocurrency market cap down to under $175 billion USD, a yearly low. With noRead MoreThe post Bitcoin (BTC) Price Bloodbath Continues as ‘Unsustainable’ BCH War Rages appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
Crypto-to-Crypto Exchanges Dominate the Market’s Trading Volumes, Report Shows
A cryptocurrency exchange review shows that pure cryptocurrency exchanges – those that don’t include any fiat currencies – seemingly have twice the trading volume exchanges that do have fiat pairs do. The report also seems to show CME and Cboe bitcoin futures trading volumes are extremely low in comparison to bitcoin spot volumes.
Huobi Global Announces Support to Bitcoin SV (BSV) and Re-Assigns BCH to Bitcoin Cash ABC
Huobi Global announced on November 18 that Bitcoin Cash ABC team has set up a checkpoint on the BCH blockchain, which allows the cryptocurrency exchange to ensure that two-way replay protection has been established. As two-way replay protection is one of the company’s fundamental requirements to support a newly forked coin, Huobi has outlined a number […]Huobi Global Announces Support to Bitcoin SV (BSV) and Re-Assigns BCH to Bitcoin Cash ABC was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.
Malaysia Launches Blockchain Certificate Verification to Combat Degree Fraud
The Malaysian Ministry of Education is turning to blockchain technology to combat degree fraud in order to maintain the integrity and reputation of universities in the Southeast Asian country. This has seen the ministry unveil an issuance and verification system for university degrees based on the NEM blockchain. Known as the e-Scroll system, the ideaThe post Malaysia Launches Blockchain Certificate Verification to Combat Degree Fraud appeared first on CCN
Market Analysis Report (19 Nov 2018)
MVIS-CryptoCompare Index | Switzerland Approves first Bitcoin-Cryptocurrency ETF with Ticker $HODL | SEC Charges Two ICO Startups for Failing to Register Their Tokens As Securities | Tron Launches Tron Accelerator, a $1M dApp Incubator Program
Ethereum Price Heads to $150 as Markets get Battered
Although it has been a very brutal year for all cryptocurrencies, the pain is far from over. At this time, it seems the Ethereum price is bound to head below $150 and potentially a lot lower in the coming hours. This most recent price setback does not bode well for the future of this project, […]The post Ethereum Price Heads to $150 as Markets get Battered appeared first on NullTX.
Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC Targets Fresh Lows Below $5,200, Market Gloomy
Key Points Bitcoin price is currently under pressure below the $5,500 resistance level against the US Dollar. There was a break below a key bullish trend line with support at $5,530 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price is declining and it seems like it could break the...The post Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC Targets Fresh Lows Below $5,200, Market Gloomy appeared first on NewsBTC.
Bitcoin Smart Contract Protocol Rootstock Acquired by Spin-off Project RIF Labs
Smart contract protocol Rootstock will expand its scope after integrating spin-off infrastructure project RIF OS
Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Upside and Downside Targets
Bitcoin appears to be forming a bearish continuation flag pattern on its short-term chart, and the longer-term view shows how low it might go. It can be seen that the next area of interest is just above the $4,000 mark then at $3,025. The 100 SMA is below the longer-term 200 SMA on this daily...The post Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Upside and Downside Targets appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
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Beyond Price: Why We Need a Better Way to Value Crypto Assets
As institutional investors enter the market, it’s vital that they set aside their dollar-centric valuation models and recognize that value is a different concept in the crypto world.
Bitcoin Price Analysis Nov.19: Bleeding to $5K, or a double bottom?
Following the in-depth analysis from yesterday and as mentioned before, Bitcoin is under bearish conditions or at a stage known as Capitulation. Capitulation sounds positive (as the last market cycle) even though it can take the asset to far new lows. From yesterday’s analysis: “Zoom in to the current’s situation: Bitcoin is forming a symmetric […]The post Bitcoin Price Analysis Nov.19: Bleeding to $5K, or a double bottom? appeared first on CryptoPotato.
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Ripple Remains Strong Up 10% on The Month, Can it Decouple and Catch Bitcoin?
There have been few survivors from last week’s crypto rout which saw almost $30 billion wiped off the markets in a couple of days. Bitcoin for one has taken a beating this time and has settled at a new price range indicating that a recovery could be a long way off. XRP on the other...The post Ripple Remains Strong Up 10% on The Month, Can it Decouple and Catch Bitcoin? appeared first on NewsBTC.
Cardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Accelerating Losses Below $0.060
Key Highlights ADA price extended losses below the $0.0620 and $0.0600 support levels against the US Dollar (tethered). There was a break below a connecting bullish trend line with support at $0.0614 on the hourly chart of the ADA/USD pair (data feed via Bittrex). The pair is currently trading well below $0.0600 and it could...The post Cardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Accelerating Losses Below $0.060 appeared first on NewsBTC.
Dogecoin Price Gains in BTC Value as Fresh Bearish Momentum Wreaks Havoc
Another day dawns upon the cryptocurrency industry, albeit it is not shaping up to be a pleasant one. All top markets are losing money again, primarily because Bitcoin continues to get battered. One notable exception in the top 25 as of a right now is Dogecoin. As has been the case previously, Dogecoin tends to […]The post Dogecoin Price Gains in BTC Value as Fresh Bearish Momentum Wreaks Havoc appeared first on NullTX.
Crypto Roundup - 19 November 2018
All coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume showed negative changes, ranging from 2.95% to 12.97%. Crypto.com to launch MCO visa card program in the US, over 100,000 cards now reserved. Estonia's government has Issued over 900 crypto-related licenses in less than one year.
Bank of Thailand Governor: No Central Bank Digital Currency Within 3-5 Years
Thai citizens will have to be patient in the wait for a retail central bank digital currency that will save them from carrying cash around. According to the governor of the Bank of Thailand (BoT), Veerathai Santiprabhob, plans to switch from cash to a digital currency will not happen within the ‘next 3-5 years’. This … ContinuedThe post Bank of Thailand Governor: No Central Bank Digital Currency Within 3-5 Years appeared first on CCN
Bitcoin PR Buzz Increases Service Offerings whilst Slashing Prices up to $800
This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. Bitcoin PR Buzz (BPRB) is the first PR agency in the crypto space, with more than 6 years of experience, 800 clients served, and 900 PRs delivered so … ContinuedThe post Bitcoin PR Buzz Increases Service Offerings whilst Slashing Prices up to $800 appeared first on CCN
As Bitcoin Cash Fork War wanes, Craig Wright takes aim at Ripple and XRP
As the Bitcoin Cash battle turns against him, the man who claims to be the real Satoshi Nakamoto has taken aim at XRP. With it looking increasingly likely that his Bitcoin Cash Satoshi Vision blockchain will be considered the ‘loser’ of the recent Bitcoin Cash split, outspoken crypto-fundamentalist Dr. Craig Wright has picked new targets […]The post As Bitcoin Cash Fork War wanes, Craig Wright takes aim at Ripple and XRP appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.
If you’re getting an email like this demanding Bitcoin, it’s safe to ignore it
Getting an email asking you for Bitcoin? If it looks like this, then you have no need to worry… Just a heads up warning, as there appears to be a cryptocurrency scam doing the rounds, that is causing some concern for some people. It’s an age-old variant of the ‘we’ve got some dirt on you, […]The post If you’re getting an email like this demanding Bitcoin, it’s safe to ignore it appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.
Ripple Price Analysis: XRP/USD Could Gain Momentum Above $0.50
Key Highlights Ripple price is holding gains above the $0.4700 support level against the US dollar. There is a key bullish trend line formed with support at $0.4800 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair is likely to accelerate gains once there is a break above the $0.5000...The post Ripple Price Analysis: XRP/USD Could Gain Momentum Above $0.50 appeared first on NewsBTC.
Cryptocurrency is an “evil spawn” says European banking board boss
If it wasn’t for the financial crisis of 2008, would be have cryptocurrency? The Christmas card list for cryptocurrency looks like it’s got one name shorter. This time, a member of the European Central Bank’s executive board, Benoit Coeure, has taken aim at crypto, at a gathering that took place last week. For this particular […]The post Cryptocurrency is an “evil spawn” says European banking board boss appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.
WorldMarkets Lets Bitcoin Users Trade Apple and Facebook Stocks
Bridging the gap between cryptocurrencies and traditional finance is an ongoing process. While stocks and Bitcoin may share similarities, they are also very different from one another. WorldMarkets will attempt to bring both industries closer together. Their goal is to let users trade S&P100 stocks using Bitcoin. A Bold Move by WorldMarkets It is evident...The post WorldMarkets Lets Bitcoin Users Trade Apple and Facebook Stocks appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
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KPMG: Cryptocurrency Still Far Away From a Store of Value
When Moon? Not soon according to the talking heads at KPMG. Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies will require a bit more time before they truly function as a reliable store-of-value. We Ain’t There Yet, Says KPMG Whereas in August, KPMG reported that the blockchain industry was maturing and moving beyond experimentation, the latest study authored by KPMG, says Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies will require a bit more time before they truly function as a reliable store-of-value. TheRead MoreThe post KPMG: Cryptocurrency Still Far Away From a Store of Value appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
South Korea’s Zeniex Exchange to Shut Down After Less Than 6 Months
Barely five months after Zeniex was launched, the South Korean cryptocurrency exchange is closing shop. The exchange, which was unveiled in May, has disclosed that it will cease all operations on November 23. Zeniex blamed the development on the problems facing its ZXG token. “… with recent issues regarding ZXG, we have gone through greatThe post South Korea’s Zeniex Exchange to Shut Down After Less Than 6 Months appeared first on CCN
Big new step for blockchain gaming, as Ethereum-based PlayStation 4 game incoming
Sony has approved for release a new PlayStation 4 game that’ll feature a blockchain-based marketplace system… Videogaming’s continued interest in blockchain technology is about to be ramped up, with news of an incoming game that’s been built around the Ethereum chain. Plague Hunters is a game that’s gone through the official Sony review process, and […]The post Big new step for blockchain gaming, as Ethereum-based PlayStation 4 game incoming appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.
Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD At Risk Of More Declines
Key Highlights ETH price struggled to move above the $179 resistance and declined against the US Dollar. There is a key connecting bearish trend line formed with resistance at $178 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair is currently at a risk of a downside break below the $165 support...The post Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD At Risk Of More Declines appeared first on NewsBTC.
Best ICOs for 2018 That could Turn the Fortunes Around
CoinSpeakerBest ICOs for 2018 That could Turn the Fortunes AroundCheck out top-five ICOs for 2018, which you can invest in and join the league of crypto most lucky ones.Best ICOs for 2018 That could Turn the Fortunes Around
John McAfee: Craig Wright is not the real Satoshi
Is Craig Wright the legendary Satoshi Nakamoto? John McAfee, for one, isn’t having any of it… The last week has been, er, on the dramatic side for cryptocurrency. It’s been spurred by the hard fork for Bitcoin Cash that took place last week, that has seen Craig Wright push back heavily against the Bitcoin ABC variant. […]The post John McAfee: Craig Wright is not the real Satoshi appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.
And now Paul Scholes is supporting cryptocurrency too
Former Manchester United football Paul Scholes lends his support to a new crypto token… There’s a growing number of (generally former) sports stars who are lending their names to cryptocurrency projects. Amongst them are talents such as former footballer Ronaldinho and sprint legend Usain Bolt. Now, a couple more names can be added to the […]The post And now Paul Scholes is supporting cryptocurrency too appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.
7 Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Google Staffers That Went Full Crypto
“Follow the talent.” It’s a maxim investor Chris Burniske tweeted recently to underscore another tweet from AngelList co-founder Naval Ravikant when he wrote back in March: “Blockchains are now sucking in top-tier Silicon Valley tech talent faster than any boom since the Internet.” Yet, as the first flurries of crypto winter blow, this narrative has hardly cooled. We heard […]
Estonia might be the place to be if you’re setting up a cryptocurrency business
Estonia isn’t just granting lots of licenses to cryptocurrency business, it’s granting them quickly too… Just before the weekend, the Securities and Exchange Commission in the US – the SEC – passed down its latest judgement on a token offering, declaring Paragon a security. It’s the latest in a growing number of rulings that have […]The post Estonia might be the place to be if you’re setting up a cryptocurrency business appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.
Bitcoin.com Mining Pool Directs All Hash to Bitcoin Cash ABC
Roger Ver’s Bitcoin.com mining pool users are mining Bitcoin Cash ABC in support of the ongoing contentious hard fork, and if they don’t like that, they’ll have to move to a different mining pool, according to an announcement posted on the dashboard of the Bitcoin.com mining interface. Bitcoin.com mining allows users to connect their ownThe post Bitcoin.com Mining Pool Directs All Hash to Bitcoin Cash ABC appeared first on CCN
Post BCH Hard Fork Scenes: Bitcoin Cash ABC vs Bitcoin Cash SV
CoinSpeakerPost BCH Hard Fork Scenes: Bitcoin Cash ABC vs Bitcoin Cash SVAs both camps engage in the war for gaining dominance over the hash power, here a look into how things have turned so far. Post BCH Hard Fork Scenes: Bitcoin Cash ABC vs Bitcoin Cash SV
Bitcoin News Summary – November 19, 2018
The post Bitcoin News Summary – November 19, 2018 appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.Here’s what happened this week in Bitcoin in 99 seconds.   Markets moved sharply to the downside to a new low for 2018. The $212 billion market cap moved down to $183 billion with Bitcoin falling almost $1,000. Ethereum lost its second place position in market cap rankings to Ripple. The messaging app Kik [...]
France Working on ICO Regulations
The European nation is planning to come up with laws to regulate the issuance of cryptocurrencies. ICO Regulations Soon in France France is among the few big economies across the globe that want to capitalize on the growing cryptocurrency industry. The country is willing to host cryptocurrency firms that would like to launch ICOs if...The post France Working on ICO Regulations appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
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6 Noteworthy Airdrops to Partake in – 2018 Week 46 Edition
Cryptocurrency airdrops play an increasing role of importance in this nascent industry. A lot of projects still want to create their own infrastructure and associated tokens. This week, there are some very interesting airdrops to take note of, though all of them will require users to conduct some small tasks in the process. A lot […]The post 6 Noteworthy Airdrops to Partake in – 2018 Week 46 Edition appeared first on NullTX.
Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: BCH/USD Could Crash Below $300
Key Points Bitcoin cash ABC seems to be a winner and it is currently trading below $300 against the US Dollar. There is a major bearish trend line formed with resistance at $335 on the hourly chart of the BCH/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is currently at a risk of a major...The post Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: BCH/USD Could Crash Below $300 appeared first on NewsBTC.
BitGo Rolls out Custodial Support for the Top Stablecoins
Custodial services for cryptocurrencies are in high demand. BitGo, a global leading security firm, is in the process of supporting additional tokens. Their list is expected to grow to 100 tokens and assets by late 2018. This is another confirmation of how important it is to look beyond Bitcoin and Ethereum. BitGo Keeps Expanding its...The post BitGo Rolls out Custodial Support for the Top Stablecoins appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
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Cardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Risk Dropping Below 6 Cents
Latest Cardano News Thing is Cardano is barely a year old but they are clear, sticking to their initial vision and mission statement. Believing that the platform is as good as the community behind it and no one should be an obstruction as the team sweat towards a superior, governable and community centric smart contracting...The post Cardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Risk Dropping Below 6 Cents appeared first on NewsBTC.
Crypto Arbitrage Today: BCHABC, XMR, Dash, BTG, ETH, DOGE
Not a day goes by in the cryptocurrency world without going through some form of arbitrage opportunities. In the case of altcoins, there is a lot of decent money to be made, primarily because so many markets have wide spreads between the currencies themselves. It should be easy to score some profit when exploring these […]The post Crypto Arbitrage Today: BCHABC, XMR, Dash, BTG, ETH, DOGE appeared first on NullTX.
Crypto.com to Launch MCO Visa Card Program in the US, Over 100,000 Cards Now Reserved
On November 16th, the Metropolitan Commercial Bank (MCB) and Crypto.com announced that they are preparing to launch the MCO Visa Card program in the United States. Crypto.com’s press release noted that its MCO Visa Card program had already been introduced in Singapore in October (through its affiliate company, Foris Inc.). Some key features of the MCO Visa cards include “high-end metal cards”, “no annual or monthly fees”, “airport lounge access for select cards”, “no-fee ATM withdrawals”,“tap-and-pay functionality”, and “no foreign transaction fees.”.
Altcoins Price Analysis: XLM/USD Stable While IOT/USD and TRX/USD Tumble
Despite attempts of higher highs, sellers are technically in charge. Today, we expect some resuscitation gifting LTC/USD, TRX/USD, IOT/USD and EOS/USD bears another opportunity to sell even if fundamentals are favorable. While others sink, XLM/USD is relatively stable and up one spot to fifth replacing EOS in the top 5. Let’s have a look at...The post Altcoins Price Analysis: XLM/USD Stable While IOT/USD and TRX/USD Tumble appeared first on NewsBTC.
BTC/USD Price Analysis: Prices Recover Hours after Amun Bitcoin ETF Approval
Latest Bitcoin ETF After 10 years of evolution, adaptation and maturity, Bitcoin is no longer a “fad”. By the general definition of money, Bitcoin is the future. BTC is the perfect store of value, a unit of account, fungible and most importantly acts a medium of exchange. Aside from being a global phenomenon, the security,...The post BTC/USD Price Analysis: Prices Recover Hours after Amun Bitcoin ETF Approval appeared first on NewsBTC.
Fortnite V-Bucks & Crypto are Replacing Gift Cards on Christmas Wish Lists
A new report suggests that cryptocurrency and digital assets are becoming something of a staple in the lives of the upcoming generation, with potentially seismic implications for the world of finance in the future. The Holiday 2018 report released by investment bank and asset management company Piper Jaffray reveals that, for the first time ever, American teenagersThe post Fortnite V-Bucks & Crypto are Replacing Gift Cards on Christmas Wish Lists appeared first on CCN
RSK Merges With New RIF OS, Opens Potential for Increased Interoperability
Bitcoin-built smart contract platform RSK (a.k.a. Rootstock) is merging with an offshoot established by its founders. The partnership will allow it to spread its roots to Ethereum — and beyond.The company has been acquired by RIF Labs, a development lab that was established by a handful of RSK’s own founders, including CEO Diego Gutierrez-Zaldivar and Chief Scientist Sergio Demian Lerner, who will both assume the same roles at RIF. “The RIF Labs founders also comprised renowned professionals with decades of experience in the financial and legal realms such as Alex Aberg Cobo (RIF’s CFO), Malcom Pale and Joey Garcia (Advisors),” according to Gutierrez-Zaldivar.Like the entity that came before it, RIF develops blockchain infrastructure with a bent toward smart contracts, and the merger will accompany RIF OS’s integration into RSK’s services.But this merger is more than a mere acquisition. With it, RSK is opening the doors of smart contract interoperability, as RIF OS’s framework could allow for RSK to interoperate with other smart contract platforms in the future.Enter InteroperabilityWhen asked what RIF OS implements into RSK what it can’t do already, Gutierrez-Zaldivar told Bitcoin Magazine that RIF, which he described as an “upper layer” to the RSK network, will leverage RSK’s smart contracts to execute certain P2P services. The beauty of RIF, though, is that these services have the potential to transc...
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Want Your DNA on the Blockchain? This Company Does, Too…
Fancy your DNA being on the blockchain? Technology startup Nebula Genomics is offering customers a new deal that includes free genome sequencing for its new blockchain-based genetic marketplace. How Does It All Work? The process seems relatively simple. Customers interested in taking part provide the company with some health-based information to get the process started....The post Want Your DNA on the Blockchain? This Company Does, Too… appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
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Labeling BCHABC as Bitcoin Cash Makes Sense but the Timing is Horrible
The cryptocurrency industry has seen plenty of dubious developments over the past few years. This seems to pertain specifically to exchanges who either do not allow users to access forked currencies after a split, or decide to label currencies as something they are not. For some reason, major exchanges now treat BCHABC as the “default […]The post Labeling BCHABC as Bitcoin Cash Makes Sense but the Timing is Horrible appeared first on NullTX.
Could Switzerland’s Crypto ETP Increase the Chance of a Bitcoin ETF Approval?
This week, SIX Swiss Exchange, Switzerland’s principal stock exchange based in Zurich, approved the listing of a crypto exchange-traded product (ETP) with the ticker “HODL.” Like the Coinbase Index and Bitwise Hold 10, Amum ETP represents the value of five cryptocurrencies that include Bitcoin (BTC), Ripple (XRP), Litecoin (LTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and Ethereum (ETH).The post Could Switzerland’s Crypto ETP Increase the Chance of a Bitcoin ETF Approval? appeared first on CCN
Tron Launches Tron Accelerator, a $1M dApp Incubator Program
The Tron Foundation has announced the start of Tron Accelerator, an incubator program that plans to use $1M to fund dApps in the start-up phase. The awards will be split up between 56 projects, and winners will be announced in 2019 at Tron’s niTROn summit.
Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork Battle: Who Is Winning the Hash War
BCH has been split into two blockchains as the result of hard fork — here are the details