Analysts Call Crypto Crackdown a Good Thing for the Industry
CNBC Africa Host Ran Neu-Ner has taken a position gaining a lot of acceptance recently that bringing clear regulation into the cryptocurrency marketplace at this time is a positive move for both entrepreneurs and investors. Regulation Will Open the Flood Gates Neu-Ner who hosts the CNBC Africa Crypto Trader appeared on the networks popular investment show Fast...The post Analysts Call Crypto Crackdown a Good Thing for the Industry appeared first on NewsBTC.
Traders Think Regulatory Crackdown on Cryptocurrency Market Is a Good Thing
The cryptocurrency market is undergoing a shift as the issue of regulation remains at the fore of discussion; yet, according to some traders regulating the industry will be a good thing. Host of CNBC Africa’s ‘Crypto Trader’, and founder of OnChain Capital, Ran Neu-Ner, said on ‘Fast Money’ yesterday that with regulations put into place it...The post Traders Think Regulatory Crackdown on Cryptocurrency Market Is a Good Thing appeared first on Bitcoin Network, News, Charts, Guides & Analysis.
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Coinbase, Paradex, and the Potential Decentralized Trading of Everything
We discuss Coinbase's recently announced acquisition of the decentralized exchange Paradex and why this is potentially a huge deal.
Cryptocurrency is a ‘Token’, We Won’t Call it a Currency: South Africa’s Central Bank
South Africa’s central bank is choosing to call cryptocurrencies like bitcoin as ‘cyber-tokens’ rather than currencies, arguing they do not ‘meet the requirements of money’. The South African Reserve Bank (SARB), the country’s central bank, prefers to see cryptocurrencies as ‘tokens’ rather than currencies according to deputy governor Francois Groepe. As things stand, the authority … ContinuedThe post Cryptocurrency is a ‘Token’, We Won’t Call it a Currency: South Africa’s Central Bank appeared first on CCN
New Betting Trends: Bitcoin Betting on eSports Games
2018 seems to have been the year that consensus was reached around the world that Bitcoin, is here to stay. It’s been a wild ride for the cryptocurrency in the last few years. But having gained a serious foothold in industries like online betting, and having slowly edged its way into the mainstream consciousness, we...The post New Betting Trends: Bitcoin Betting on eSports Games appeared first on Bitcoin Network, News, Charts, Guides & Analysis.
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Tencent to Use the Blockchain to Help China’s Taxman Authenticate Invoices
Tencent Holdings is turning to the blockchain technology to help the Chinese city of Shenzhen fight fake invoices and prevent businesses from taking advantage of tax loopholes. Shenzhen-based Tencent, who own the popular messaging-social-media-and-payments app WeChat, has teamed up with the Shenzhen branch of the State Administration of Taxation. Both organisations are hoping that the use of the...The post Tencent to Use the Blockchain to Help China’s Taxman Authenticate Invoices appeared first on Bitcoin Network, News, Charts, Guides & Analysis.
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Bitcoin Gold Network Still Suffering Over a Week After Attack
Bitcoin Gold has been an interesting social experiment. This hard fork of Bitcoin had some high ambitions at first. Several months down the line, it seems things look a lot worse for wear. With one individual controlling most of the network, the ecosystem is facing a serious threat. Solving this matter has proven to be...The post Bitcoin Gold Network Still Suffering Over a Week After Attack appeared first on NewsBTC.
Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Blockchain Super Conference II Promises to Reveal New Profit Opportunities from the Next Bitcoin Bull Run
DALLAS, TX – In February, the Bitcoin Ethereum and Blockchain Super Conference brought together hundreds of cryptocurrency and blockchain enthusiasts, investors, and leaders. Now, the organizer and host, Richard Jacobs, is hosting a second conference at Dallas this September. Mr. Jacobs says the Bitcoin, Ethereum & Blockchain Super Conference II will disclose new information –...The post Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Blockchain Super Conference II Promises to Reveal New Profit Opportunities from the Next Bitcoin Bull Run appeared first on Bitcoin Network, News, Charts, Guides & Analysis.
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Blockshipping Launching New and Highly Attractive Revenue Sharing Model
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IOTA Partners With United Nations Subsidiary to Improve UN’s Data Management
The partnership could present IOTA with opportunities for further connections.
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The Biggest Token Sale of the Year is Almost Over and Investors are Hurrying to Get Their Hands on BunnyToken
The BunnyToken sale is coming to an end after a hugely successful run since the 13th of March 2018. As the days close in on the 25th of May, investors are rushing to get their own tokens before it’s too late. The post The Biggest Token Sale of the Year is Almost Over and Investors are Hurrying to Get Their Hands on BunnyToken appeared first on CoinSpeaker.
EOS Price Shows Strong Gains After Tough First Half of the Week
Even though all of the cryptocurrencies are slowly going back in the green, it remains to be seen how long this positive momentum will last. Yesterday was a rather troublesome day for all currencies, which also makes it slightly easier to recover the massive losses. The EOS price is definitely on a roll right now, thanks to a solid 12.63% increase over the past few hours. The EOS Price Recovery is in Effect After the steady declines yesterday, it is rather impressive to see some cryptocurrencies gain any sort of momentum in the past few hours. So far, the EOS
Alabama Securities Watchdog Hits 3 ICOs with Cease-and-Desists
The U.S. state of Alabama has issued cease-and-desist orders to three ICOs that were allegedly soliciting residents with unregistered securities.
ASKfm Reaches New Peak, Scales Everest
As everyone knows, Bitcoin has had an ultra-impressive run. Now, initial coin offerings (ICOs) are the cryptocurrency space’s hottest offerings, thanks to their ability to provide high returns on investment. Having said that, not all ICOs are created equal. Some will barely reach the finish line, let alone shoot the moon. With investors always looking for “the next Bitcoin,” the race to take the next big ICO to the moon is already underway! The HighestRead MoreThe post ASKfm Reaches New Peak, Scales Everest appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
Japanese Fintech Startup Money Forward to Launch Crypto Exchange
One of Japan’s most innovative personal financial management startups Money Forward Inc. announced it will set up its own cryptocurrency exchange by the end of 2018. New Exchange Will Begin with a Media Platform Money Foward CEO and founder Yosuke Tsuji made the statement on the company’s website that a newly created subsidiary called Money Forward...The post Japanese Fintech Startup Money Forward to Launch Crypto Exchange appeared first on NewsBTC.
DOJ’s Probe into Bitcoin Price Manipulation is ‘A Good Thing’, Says Mike Novogratz
Experts from the crypto space have backed the DOJ's investigation in Bitcoin price manipulation saying that it will help to remove unwanted elements from the crypto market. The post DOJ’s Probe into Bitcoin Price Manipulation is ‘A Good Thing’, Says Mike Novogratz appeared first on CoinSpeaker.
How Blockchain Technology is Revolutionizing the Manufacturing Industry [Infographic]
Being the driving force of currency markets, payments systems, and financial services revolution, blockchain has all the chances to disrupt manufacturing industry as well. The post How Blockchain Technology is Revolutionizing the Manufacturing Industry [Infographic] appeared first on CoinSpeaker.
Ethereum Startup Omise Gains Megabank Sponsor for Blockchain Coworking Space
Mizuho, one of Japan’s three so-called ‘megabanks’, will sponsor Neutrino, the country’s first blockchain coworking space established by Ethereum-based startup Omise Japan. Named ‘Neutrino’, the country’s first specialized blockchain co-working space was established by Omise in Tokyo in March this year. Omise, a Thai-based startup, sees Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin among its advisors and closedThe post Ethereum Startup Omise Gains Megabank Sponsor for Blockchain Coworking Space appeared first on CCN
Czech Utility Company Introduces Crypto Payments
One of the largest energy suppliers in the Czech Republic has recently announced plans to start accepting cryptocurrency from its customers. The bitcoin payment option should be available as early as next month, its management said. The company is about to join a growing number of Czech businesses processing crypto payments by introducing them to […]The post Czech Utility Company Introduces Crypto Payments appeared first on Bitcoin News.
Publicity for Charity: Ashton Kutcher Donates $4 Million on Behalf of XRP
Kutcher's tech investment fund, Sound Ventures, also announced that it would buy holdings in Ripple.
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Bitcoin Price Watch: Can BTC/USD Break This?
Key Points Bitcoin price found support near $7,260 and bounced back above $7,400 against the US Dollar. The BTC/USD pair is currently attempting a close above a crucial bearish trend line with resistance at $7,650 on the hourly chart (data feed from Kraken). A successful close above the trend line and $7,700 may perhaps open...The post Bitcoin Price Watch: Can BTC/USD Break This? appeared first on NewsBTC.
Faceter Is a Blockchain Platform for Video Surveillance and Video Stream Analysis
Faceter, a blockchain platform for video surveillance and video stream analysis, completed its ICO in March 2018. The project managed to reach the Hard Cap of $28 ml. thanks to the contributions of more than 80,000 investors. This is a great achievement for 2018 as the ICO market, on the whole, is experiencing a sort...The post Faceter Is a Blockchain Platform for Video Surveillance and Video Stream Analysis appeared first on NewsBTC.
Pink Taxis, Red Flags: A Deep Dive Into a Sketchy ICO
No team, plagiarized white paper, McAfee pump, promises of bitcoin-like returns, brand hijacking, a fake blog. Welcome to ICO-land.
Cardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Could Stage Comeback
Key Highlights ADA price formed a decent support at $0.1880 and recovered higher against the US Dollar (tethered). There was a break above a key bearish trend line with resistance at $0.2050 on the hourly chart of the ADA/USD pair (data feed via Bittrex). The pair may continue to move higher as long as it...The post Cardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Could Stage Comeback appeared first on NewsBTC.
Market Analysis Report (25 May 2018)
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Ubex Project Token Sale Soft Cap Reached in One Day
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There’s 1 Bitcoin Hidden in This Puzzle, and Whoever Solves it Wins
Another treasure hunt is underway n the Bitcoin community as members seek to crack a puzzle hidden in an image that resembles a “word cloud”. The image was posted earlier this week on the Bitcoin subreddit by new user cryptogreetings, who informed excited readers that one whole Bitcoin (currently worth $8300) was up for grabs for whoeverThe post There’s 1 Bitcoin Hidden in This Puzzle, and Whoever Solves it Wins appeared first on CCN
Meet GENEXI: The Future of Biotech and Blockchain Technology
Medical progress would be scarcely imaginable without the advances in biotechnology and modern technology. The post Meet GENEXI: The Future of Biotech and Blockchain Technology appeared first on CoinSpeaker.
Crypto Roundup - 25 May 2018
Six coins from the top 10 coins by 24-hour volume recorded a positive change, ranging from 0.02% to 11.8%. Monero introduced a brand new second-layer protocol called “Tari", that will allow users to create and trade digital assets on top of the privacy-oriented cryptocurrency’s network. UNOPS, a service and technical advisory arm to the United Nations, and cryptocurrency project IOTA have announced a partnership.
New Mac Malware Monero Miner Discovered
Crypto mining is on the rise as bad actors have discovered decentralized mining is a lot cheaper than setting up a rig and paying the electricity bills to compete with massive mining pools and Apple users are not immune from being crypto jacked. Mac Cryptominer uses Legitimet Software In an earlier story this year NewsBTC...The post New Mac Malware Monero Miner Discovered appeared first on NewsBTC.
Study Claims Cryptocurrency Values Based on Investor Sentiment
A recent study by the Warwick Business Schools claims that the whims and caprices of investors dictate cryptocurrency prices. The study, also claims that economic indices do not play a significant role in shaping the market dynamic. In short, cryptos are only worth as much as people are willing to pay for them. Cryptocurrency Value is Subject to Mood Swings Assistant finance professor at Warwick Business School, Daniele Bianchi, is the author of the researchRead MoreThe post Study Claims Cryptocurrency Values Based on Investor Sentiment appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
Blockchain Micro-Learning Platform to Help Students Earn as They Learn
A blockchain micro-learning platform is planning to incentivize students by offering them crypto tokens when they complete courses #SPONSORED
OPEN Chain Introduces New Approach to Scalability and Interoperability
With a view to achieve the mainstream adoption of blockchain technology, OPEN has developed a high throughput blockchain called OPEN Chain, The post OPEN Chain Introduces New Approach to Scalability and Interoperability appeared first on CoinSpeaker.
Date Set: Japan’s Internet Giant GMO Will Launch 7nm Bitcoin Miner on June 6
Japan’s GMO Internet announced that it will unveil its flagship bitcoin mining machine, called GMO miner B2, equipped with the 7nm chips on June 6. Interested customers can register now for the upcoming information session. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Launching on June 6 The wait for 7nm bitcoin mining products […]The post Date Set: Japan’s Internet Giant GMO Will Launch 7nm Bitcoin Miner on June 6 appeared first on Bitcoin News.
Ripple Price Analysis: XRP/USD Showing Positive Signs
Key Highlights Ripple price traded as low as $0.5758 before starting a correction against the US dollar. This week’s followed crucial bearish trend line with resistance at $0.6200 was broken on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair may correct further higher, but it may face a strong selling...The post Ripple Price Analysis: XRP/USD Showing Positive Signs appeared first on NewsBTC.
Norfolk Southern the Latest Railway to Join Blockchain Transport Group
Norfolk Southern is the latest railway to join the Blockchain in Transport Alliance.
Singapore Proposes Regulatory Changes Which Could Green-Light Blockchain Related Exchanges
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has proposed changes to its current regulations which are expected to lower the market entry for blockchain related exchanges. A Regulator Responds to Blockchain & a Changing Financial Landscape According to reports, MAS – which is Singapore’s central bank and financial regulator – has issued a consultation paper in which it is reviewing the current regulatory framework which has been in place since 2002. This is to accommodate the demandsRead MoreThe post Singapore Proposes Regulatory Changes Which Could Green-Light Blockchain Related Exchanges appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
Ethereum Price Analysis: Can ETH/USD Break 100 SMA?
Key Highlights ETH price has started an upside correction and it moved above $590 against the US Dollar. There was a break above a key bearish trend line with resistance at $592 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair is now approaching another important bearish trend line with resistance at...The post Ethereum Price Analysis: Can ETH/USD Break 100 SMA? appeared first on NewsBTC.
Police Officers in Ukraine Caught Secretly Mining Crypto at Work for Four Months
Employees of a regional police department in Ukraine were recently caught mining cryptocurrencies using the department’s resources, according to the court document. They had been mining for four months before they got caught and their mining farm seized. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Police Mining Farm Discovered Employees of the National […]The post Police Officers in Ukraine Caught Secretly Mining Crypto at Work for Four Months appeared first on Bitcoin News.
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Can It Finally Bounce?
Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price is still inside its symmetrical triangle formation and is currently testing support. A bounce could take it back up to the resistance around $9,000 while a break lower could lead to a test of the next support at $6,500. Technical indicators are showing mixed signals, so the move could...The post Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Can It Finally Bounce? appeared first on NewsBTC.
Asian Cryptocurrency Trading Roundup: Regional Exchanges Dominate EOS Trade
FOMO Moments There has been a slight market rebound today which is expected after three days of heavy losses. Yesterday’s news on US lawmakers investigating price manipulation is a good thing for overall market sentiment. Bitcoin however has failed to rally along with many of the other cryptos indicating that the bears could still be...The post Asian Cryptocurrency Trading Roundup: Regional Exchanges Dominate EOS Trade appeared first on NewsBTC.
Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: Can BCH/USD Recover?
Key Points Bitcoin cash price found support near $950 and started an upside move against the US Dollar. This week’s crucial bearish trend line with resistance at $1,040 was breached on the hourly chart of the BCH/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is now trading above the $1,020 resistance and it may correct...The post Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: Can BCH/USD Recover? appeared first on NewsBTC.
EY's Maritime Blockchain Insurance Tech Is Now Live
A group of companies piloting a blockchain-based insurance platform for global shipping industry said the technology is now live in commercial use.
Korea’s Government-backed HOOXI Campaign Issues W Green Pay (WGP), First Blockchain Enabled Reward System For GHG Reduction by Individuals
HOOXI campaign, backed by the Korean government and endorsed by Korean superstars, ventures into blockchain Anticipated HOOXI mobile application to be launched later this year; a solution to reward individuals contributing to Greenhouse Gas (GHG) reduction Globally first to incentivize individuals contributing to GHG reduction using blockchain technology Singapore, May 24, 2018 — W Green Pay (WGP), the blockchain from HOOXI, Korea’s government-backed Greenhouse Gas (GHG) reduction campaign, is taking a different tack at encouraging individuals to reduce GHG. While GHG reduction initiatives have been around, HOOXI is the first to directly reward individuals for reducing GHG. HOOXI is now venturing into
SAVII Digital Crypto & Blockchain Podcast Series Reaches Record Downloads
An international marketing agency based in Parnu, Estonia has released a series of educational podcasts for crypto and blockchain enthusiasts, of which their latest podcast has been downloaded over four thousand times in the last 24 hours. Savii Digital, a digital marketing agency focused on cryptocurrencies, blockchain technology and ICO promotion, has been producing a crypto and blockchain themed library of podcasts for anyone who wants to educate themselves on cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. Crypto and Blockchain Talk is the name of their totally free and entertaining podcast series that has been on the market only for two months, with
Only Few Days Left To Buy Game Stars Tokens With a 30% Bonus
The Game Stars gaming platform is a new project in the cryptocurrency market. Due to the wide prospects and high speed of development it raised a great interest among the crypto community. The proof is the successful completion of the pre-sale — all the tokens were sold out in a short time. Currently, the 1st round of Tokensale goes on. Very favorable conditions for investment are offered. Before May 27 you can buy GST tokens with a 30% bonus — it will automatically be credited to your account. Game Stars is preparing a revolution in the eSports market. Participation in
Alphacat: Leveling the Playing Field for Cryptocurrency Investors
Anybody who has been following the cryptocurrency markets for a while knows that trading bots are a big influence on the wild price swings that we see. In the past, trading bots were utilized by Wall Street firms in order to buy and sell commodities with speed and precision. That was all well and good for large, rich companies but it meant that the average trader was left at a huge disadvantage. Well, now AIphacat’s AI powered robots are changing the game and leveling the playing field for all cryptocurrency investors, no matter what size their portfolio is. Imagine if
Tezos Community Petitions to End the Class Action Lawsuits
Tezos was conceived as a governance-based blockchain to rival Ethereum, but it’s become more synonymous with protracted legal battles and internecine conflict. As the latest class action lawsuit drags its way through the courts, the Tezos community has petitioned for an end to all the legal turmoil so that everyone can move on. Also read: US […]The post Tezos Community Petitions to End the Class Action Lawsuits appeared first on Bitcoin News.
Leading ICO Launchpad TokenMarket Becomes Member of the AMLT Token Network by Coinfirm
London, United Kingdom – May 24, 2018 – After the recent completion of its AMLT token sale, Coinfirm has on-boarded the first AMLT Network Member: TokenMarket. The AMLT Network was created to provide evidence for all actors in the crypto economy and help determine their further participation in the global financial system by illustrating their risk rating and in effect increasing the transparency and safety of the ecosystem. This aligns with TokenMarkets vision for the future of the token economy as the AMLT network will enable the ability to detect then report fraudulent actors and actions related to crypto addresses,
Could Cryptocurrency Be a Red Flag for U.S. Workers Seeking Security Clearances?
Technology and military experts suggest that candidates for defense jobs may not be able to obtain a necessary security clearance if they own Bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies. The Struggle for Tech Talent in the Defense Sector The Pentagon is struggling to hire new tech talent. Unlike the private sector, the Department of Defense and certain other government agencies require a candidate to obtain necessary security clearances in order to be hired. This leaves a veryRead MoreThe post Could Cryptocurrency Be a Red Flag for U.S. Workers Seeking Security Clearances? appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.