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Sat Jul 21 00:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Major Bitcoin Traders Join Forces to Lure Big Institutional Investors Bitcoinist In this regard, trueDigital Holdings LLC, a major cryptocurrency exchange, partnered with several crypto firms to build two new price indices for the two main cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin and Ether $437.181 -0.3%. The company press release of July 19 ...
Major Bitcoin Traders Join Forces to Lure Big Institutional Investors - Bitcoinist
Fri Jul 20 15:14, 2018 GMT
Singularity Hub US Health Care Companies Begin Exploring Blockchain Technologies Singularity Hub Blockchain systems, best known in connection with cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin , are networks of databases stored in different places that use securely encrypted messages to connect with each other over the internet. Information can't be deleted, but ...
US Health Care Companies Begin Exploring Blockchain Technologies - Singularity Hub
Fri Jul 20 23:05, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Malta Regulator Tells Blockchain Companies to Wait Before Applying for Approvals and Authorization Cointelegraph The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) said in a statement that blockchain companies have to wait until a recently passed framework comes into force before applying for approvals and authorizations, news outlet Times of Malta reported July 20. Malta Unveils World's First Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Stock Exchange Cryptovest Malta Stock Exchange to Develop Two New Platforms for Security Tokens Bitcoin News (press release) all 55 news articles »
Malta Regulator Tells Blockchain Companies to Wait Before Applying for Approvals and Authorization - Cointelegraph
Fri Jul 20 21:28, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockchain Phones Calling the Future of Telecommunications Cointelegraph What makes this blockchain phone different from regular phones is that, although it will be Android, it will run on the Sirin OS and include a cold storage cryptocurrency wallet, a token conversion service and a DApp store for blockchain -based apps ...
Blockchain Phones Calling the Future of Telecommunications - Cointelegraph
Fri Jul 20 16:20, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Has Been Holding Strong Above $7000 Forbes Bitcoin prices have been trading north of $7,000 since breaking through that key price level earlier this week. However, what does this mean? "The price action these past few days has indeed been encouraging," stated Mati Greenspan, senior market ...
Bitcoin Has Been Holding Strong Above $7000 - Forbes
Fri Jul 20 18:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Samsung Baltic Stores Now Accept Crypto via Blockchain Payments Platform CopPay Cointelegraph The platform allows merchants to receive cryptocurrency and either keep the payments in a cold wallet or immediately convert it to fiat. It has a zero-transaction fee policy and supports a wide range of cryptos including Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH ... Samsung Accepts Cryptocurrency Payments in Three Baltic States CoinJournal (blog) all 7 news articles »
Samsung Baltic Stores Now Accept Crypto via Blockchain Payments Platform CopPay - Cointelegraph
Fri Jul 20 18:57, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Newly Launched Bitcoin Optech Initiative Aims to Address BTC Scalability Issue Cointelegraph A team of Bitcoin (BTC) engineers has announced the launch of the Bitcoin Operations Technology Group ( Bitcoin Optech) addressing the problem of Bitcoin's scalability, according to their statement published July 20. Bitcoin Optech is a non-profit ... Chaincode Devs, Google Alumni Create Industry Group to Help Bitcoin Scale Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin's Biggest Startups Are Backing a New Effort to Keep Fees Low CoinDesk all 6 news articles »
Newly Launched Bitcoin Optech Initiative Aims to Address BTC Scalability Issue - Cointelegraph
Fri Jul 20 18:05, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Increase Turns Long-Term Bear Bullish Bitcoinist Staunch Bitcoin bear Boris Schlossberg, Managing Director of FX strategy at BK Asset Management, has expressed positive sentiment on key matters surrounding the world's largest cryptocurrency's recent rally. and more »
Bitcoin Price Increase Turns Long-Term Bear Bullish - Bitcoinist
Fri Jul 20 17:10, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk $8K In Reach? 4 Barriers Await Emboldened Bitcoin Bulls CoinDesk First, an expected pullback was not without merit (the charts were looking overextended on Tuesday when the 4-hour RSI reached its highest level since 2016), but since Wednesday, the world's largest cryptocurrency has largely consolidated gains in a ...
$8K In Reach? 4 Barriers Await Emboldened Bitcoin Bulls - CoinDesk
Fri Jul 20 17:20, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Hong Kong: 100 'Mainstream Media' Establish 'Global Media Blockchain Alliance' Cointelegraph The Global Media Blockchain Alliance has been established in Hong Kong to create a “healthy public opinion environment” for the blockchain industry, Taiwanese newspaper China Times reports July 20. At the 2018 Global Media Blockchain Summit, held in ...
Hong Kong: 100 'Mainstream Media' Establish 'Global Media Blockchain Alliance' - Cointelegraph
Fri Jul 20 16:57, 2018 GMT
Fortune He Used to Protect US Presidents. Now, He's Protecting Blockchain Fortune George Sax, a former deputy assistant director of the United States Secret Service, has joined a London-based Bitcoin wallet startup called Blockchain . Sax will be the new global head of security at the crypto company. In his 25-year career, Sax was ...
He Used to Protect US Presidents. Now, He's Protecting Blockchain - Fortune
Fri Jul 20 13:39, 2018 GMT
Fortune What a Cyber 9/11 Would Mean for the US Fortune Jen Easterly, who helps lead cyber security defenses at Morgan Stanley, cited the powerful hacking tools that are already being deployed by the likes of North Korea to attack the international banking system. She warned a broader attack of this nature ...
What a Cyber 9/11 Would Mean for the US - Fortune
Fri Jul 20 15:39, 2018 GMT
Forbes 'The Police Wouldn't Hodl'... UK Cops Had Sell Seized Bitcoin Ahead Of Bull Run Forbes These bitcoin then remained in police hands until October when they were converted to sterling. The cryptocurrency climbed to almost $20,000 towards the end of last year before falling sharply back and is now trading around $7,400 per coin. If the ... and more »
'The Police Wouldn't Hodl'... UK Cops Had Sell Seized Bitcoin Ahead Of Bull Run - Forbes
Fri Jul 20 14:37, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Chaincode Devs, Google Alumni Create Industry Group to Help Bitcoin Scale Bitcoin Magazine The project was initiated by John Newbery and James O'Beirne, developers at New York-based Chaincode Labs, a cryptocurrency development company and a major contributor to Bitcoin Core — Chaincode Labs is paying their salaries to work part-time on the ... Bitcoin's Biggest Startups Are Backing a New Effort to Keep Fees Low CoinDesk all 4 news articles »
Chaincode Devs, Google Alumni Create Industry Group to Help Bitcoin Scale - Bitcoin Magazine
Fri Jul 20 17:29, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Holds the Week's Major Gains as Other Altcoins Struggle Cointelegraph July 20: Bitcoin (BTC) has split off from other top cryptocurrencies and shows markedly more resilience in holding on to gains secured in the major upswing that kicked off earlier this week. Market visualization from Coin360 ... The leading ... Bitcoin's $400bn BOOST: BTC to soar as 'digital gold' of the future Express.co.uk Bitcoin Price Increase Turns Long-Term Bear Bullish Bitcoinist Will Bitcoin skyrocket as gold did in 2013 after the ETF approval? GlobalCoinReport Ethereum World News (blog) all 54 news articles »
Bitcoin Holds the Week's Major Gains as Other Altcoins Struggle - Cointelegraph
Fri Jul 20 14:28, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Bubbles - This Isn't Our First Rodeo Seeking Alpha Data Source: blockchain .com. On June 10, 2011, the price of a single bitcoin was $35, an incredible high at the time. When that bubble popped (circle marked 1 above), the price fell to around $2.29 by November 21, 2011. This process would reduce ...
Bitcoin Bubbles - This Isn't Our First Rodeo - Seeking Alpha
Fri Jul 20 10:18, 2018 GMT
BBC News Singapore personal data hack hits 1.5m, health authority says BBC News Singapore, a wealthy city state, prides itself on its stability and security . ... It has stepped up measures in recent years, including disconnecting computers for certain key ministries in the civil service from the internet , so that they operate on ... Personal info of 1.5m SingHealth patients, including PM Lee, stolen in Singapore's worst cyber attack The Straits Times SingHealth hacked; records of 1.5m patients, including PM Lee Hsien Loong, stolen The Business Times Singapore says hackers stole 1.5 million health records in massive cyberattack The Star Online NDTV all 93 news articles »
Singapore personal data hack hits 1.5m, health authority says - BBC News
Fri Jul 20 13:05, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin is on track to do something it hasn't done in more than a year MarketWatch After making a fresh yearly low in late June, one that bitcoin pioneer Barry Silbert believes will be the low for 2018, bitcoin has staged a turnaround and is on track to do something it hasn't done since June 2017—log seven consecutive winning days. Bitcoin Price Has Bottomed, According to Barry Silbert Bitcoinist Institutional Investors Are in Love With Bitcoin , Grayscale Report Reveals Bitcoin Magazine Digital Currency Group CEO Says Bitcoin Has “Hit The Bottom for The Year” Cointelegraph CCN  - CNBC  - Grayscale Investments all 47 news articles »
Bitcoin is on track to do something it hasn't done in more than a year - MarketWatch
Fri Jul 20 12:27, 2018 GMT
Forbes Boost For Bitcoin As Korean Regulator Looks To Nurture Cryptocurrency Forbes Now the South Korean financial regulator is reorganising so it can "proactively respond to financial innovation in the fourth industrial revolution era" — meaning it's looking to nurture bitcoin , cryptocurrency and blockchain . The regulator — the ... and more »
Boost For Bitcoin As Korean Regulator Looks To Nurture Cryptocurrency - Forbes
Fri Jul 20 12:15, 2018 GMT
Today we bring you the next episode of the Steal This Show podcast, discussing renegade media and the latest decentralization and file-sharing news. In this episode we talk about the crypto revolution with Primavera De Filippi, blockchain researcher at Harvard University and CNRS. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Steal This Show S04E02: Crypto & The Beyond
Fri Jul 20 09:37, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Financial Exchange Patent Explores Tamper-Proof Blockchain Bidding CoinDesk As previously reported by CoinDesk, the news initially caused confusion in the Chinese cryptocurrency community, which speculated that it could mean a government-backed cryptocurrency trading platform. A government officially reportedly clarified later ...
Financial Exchange Patent Explores Tamper-Proof Blockchain Bidding - CoinDesk
Fri Jul 20 06:01, 2018 GMT
KUSI Special Report: Bitcoin and concept of cryptocurrency explained KUSI Special Report: Bitcoin and concept of cryptocurrency explained. July 19, 2018. Dani Ruberti,. This video file cannot be played.(Error Code: 102630). KUSI's Dani Ruberti breaks down Bitcoin and the concept of Cryptocurrency in this special report ...
Special Report: Bitcoin and concept of cryptocurrency explained - KUSI
Fri Jul 20 09:31, 2018 GMT
The Straits Times Personal info of 1.5m SingHealth patients, including PM Lee, stolen in Singapore's most serious cyber attack The Straits Times SINGAPORE - In Singapore's worst cyber attack, hackers have stolen the personal particulars of 1.5 million patients, including the outpatient prescriptions of 160,000 people, including that of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and a few ministers. The ... Singapore health system hit by 'most serious breach of personal data' in cyberattack; PM Lee's data targeted Channel NewsAsia all 30 news articles »
Personal info of 1.5m SingHealth patients, including PM Lee, stolen in Singapore's most serious cyber attack - The Straits Times
Fri Jul 20 10:01, 2018 GMT
A major cyberattack on Singapore's government health database stole the personal information of about 1.5 million people, including Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, the government said on Friday.
Cyberattack on Singapore health database steals details of 1.5 million, including PM
Fri Jul 20 09:27, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk 'I'd Like to See Us Test $5000': BitMEX CEO Pragmatic on Bitcoin Price Rise Cointelegraph Arthur Hayes, CEO of crypto trading platform BitMEX, has suggested Bitcoin's current bull run may give way to a price point of $5,000 before heading to $50,000 in 2018, CNBC reports July 19. Commentators have been scrabbling for explanations since ... Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC slips - expert warns of price fall - we haven't 'seen the worst' Express.co.uk Will Bitcoin skyrocket as gold did in 2013 after the ETF approval? GlobalCoinReport all 14 news articles »
'I'd Like to See Us Test $5000': BitMEX CEO Pragmatic on Bitcoin Price Rise - Cointelegraph
Fri Jul 20 08:26, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC slips - expert warns of price fall - we haven't 'seen the worst' Express.co.uk 8.15am MORNING HEADLINES. Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of all things cryptocurrency , including price, regulation, innovation and financial crime. Bitcoin is priced at $7,357 this morning with ethereum falling to $456 and ripple ... and more »
Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC slips - expert warns of price fall - we haven't 'seen the worst' - Express.co.uk
Wed Jul 18 09:25, 2018 GMT
Among the honey-coloured buildings of Valetta’s main street in front of the courthouse is a shrine to Daphne Caruana Galizia, the Maltese journalist murdered on the island last October. Tourists walking through the Unesco World Heritage city this summer might be surprised to stumble upon the shrine—which includes photos and messages—just outside the court buildings. Read in […] The post Should we go on holiday to repressive countries? (Prospect, 18 July 2018) appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Should we go on holiday to repressive countries? (Prospect, 18 July 2018)
Fri Jul 20 05:11, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : Increased Institutional Interest, Improving Sentiment Seeking Alpha BlackRock establishes a working group to "look into" bitcoin and Blockchain , Goldman Sachs opens a bitcoin trading desk, Wall Street is not sitting out the next bitcoin bull run. Sentiment surrounding bitcoin is improving and the next wave higher is ...
Bitcoin: Increased Institutional Interest, Improving Sentiment - Seeking Alpha
Fri Jul 20 06:56, 2018 GMT
The story of jailed Kurdish reporter İdris Sayılgan is intertwined with the story of a village haunted by the ghosts of the dirty war of the 1990s and the Armenian Genocide The post Turkey: Kurds in Muş “working behind the adversary’s lines while still living in their hometown” appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Turkey: Kurds in Muş “working behind the adversary’s lines while still living in their hometown”
Fri Jul 20 02:11, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk A Japanese Telecom Giant Wants to Use Blockchain to Store Contracts CoinDesk Japanese telecommunications giant Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT) may be looking to invent a new contract agreements system based on blockchain technology, according to a patent application published Thursday. The world's fourth-largest ...
A Japanese Telecom Giant Wants to Use Blockchain to Store Contracts - CoinDesk
Fri Jul 20 03:38, 2018 GMT
Quartz India's cryptocurrency saga enters a crucial phase in the supreme court today Quartz While the verdict itself may take a while to be pronounced, the proceedings will clear the government's stance towards the industry and the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) reservations against bitcoin and its ilk. In April, the RBI had directed banks to ...
India's cryptocurrency saga enters a crucial phase in the supreme court today - Quartz
Fri Jul 20 00:48, 2018 GMT
Mashable Distributed blockchain conference offers a much needed dose of realism Mashable There were no Lamborghinis parked outside, no fake protests, and no blockchain -based beer vending machine. Instead, Distributed presented a sober and cautious evaluation of the cryptocurrency , ICO, blockchain , and token space as it now exists.
Distributed blockchain conference offers a much needed dose of realism - Mashable
Thu Jul 19 15:13, 2018 GMT
Investopedia (blog) Bitcoin Price Fluctuations Confirm Certain Trends Investopedia (blog) While the cryptocurrency industry is still relatively young, with the scene changing all the time, more and more investors are able to look at trends that seem to govern or reflect the space. Initially, an investor could have reasonably suspected that ... Bitcoin Price Prepares to Test $8K After Bull Breather - CoinDesk CoinDesk 'The Bitcoin (BTC) Bull Market IS Coming,' Reassures John McAfee GlobalCoinReport Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Correcting Gains newsBTC Bitcoinist  - Twitter all 38 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Fluctuations Confirm Certain Trends - Investopedia (blog)
Thu Jul 19 19:41, 2018 GMT
WBUR US Health Care Companies Exploring Blockchain Technologies WBUR Blockchain systems, best known in connection with cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin , are networks of databases stored in different places that use securely encrypted messages to connect with each other over the Internet. Information can't be deleted, but ... and more »
US Health Care Companies Exploring Blockchain Technologies - WBUR
Thu Jul 19 23:02, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin hasn't bottomed yet, says crypto trader who predicted it could reach $50000 by year's end CNBC Bitcoin is rallying. The digital tokens were priced around $7,400 on Thursday at 5:30 p.m. ET — an increase of more than 10 percent from a month ago, according to Coinbase. But Arthur Hayes, the bitcoin bull who predicted the cryptocurrency would ... and more »
Bitcoin hasn't bottomed yet, says crypto trader who predicted it could reach $50000 by year's end - CNBC
Thu Jul 19 22:32, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin could take a major chunk of change from gold, crypto expert says CNBC Bitcoin back above $7,000 has crypto bulls believing in the rally again. To one crypto expert, the leading cryptocurrency's long-term move could be stratospheric. Such a move will be fueled by a maturing crypto market that could lure investors out of ...
Bitcoin could take a major chunk of change from gold, crypto expert says - CNBC
Thu Jul 19 17:51, 2018 GMT
Brookings Institution (blog) Is China leading the blockchain innovation race? Brookings Institution (blog) According to the report by Jingdata, a research institution focusing on blockchain development in China, the amount of financing on blockchain -related projects in January 2018 in China has already reached RMB 681 million (USD $100 million), overtaking ...
Is China leading the blockchain innovation race? - Brookings Institution (blog)
Thu Jul 19 20:45, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Barclays Seeks Twin Blockchain Patents for Banking Services CoinDesk Perhaps most notably, however, was an application for a patent which outlined a blockchain -platform which could facilitate cryptocurrency transfers. The bank also proposed streamlining know-your-customer processes by storing identifying information on ... Barclays Files Two Digital Currency and Blockchain Patents with US Patent Office Cointelegraph JPMorgan Wants to Use Blockchain to Issue ICO Tokens CCN all 13 news articles »
Barclays Seeks Twin Blockchain Patents for Banking Services - CoinDesk
Thu Jul 19 19:15, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Surrey Police get budget boost after £1.25m bitcoin seizure Financial Times Surrey Police has become the first UK force to seize and convert bitcoin as part of a criminal probe, netting £1.25m worth of the cryptocurrency , some of which will pay for financial investigators at a time of reduced budgets. Kingston crown court on ... Police seize £1.25m in Bitcoin from gang member after house raid Sky News all 11 news articles »
Surrey Police get budget boost after £1.25m bitcoin seizure - Financial Times
Thu Jul 19 19:48, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Bitcoin Is Up, but Traditional Investors Remain Skeptical TheStreet.com Jerome Powell, chairman of the Federal Reserve, says cryptocurrencies are risky for investors. Speaking Wednesday before the House Financial Services Committee, he described to members of Congress how "relatively unsophisticated investors see the ...
Bitcoin Is Up, but Traditional Investors Remain Skeptical - TheStreet.com
Thu Jul 19 17:07, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum Scaling Solution Raiden Releases Last Testnet Before Launch CoinDesk A new test network has been launched for Raiden, the ethereum payments channel project. Announced at the Dappcon developer conference in Berlin on Thursday, the release features a minimal implementation of the scaling solution that will allow ethereum  ...
Ethereum Scaling Solution Raiden Releases Last Testnet Before Launch - CoinDesk
Thu Jul 19 18:05, 2018 GMT
The U.S. government on Thursday asked power generators to disclose more information about cyber attacks amid growing concern that foreign hackers could disrupt the electric grid.
U.S. energy regulator wants more disclosure of cyber attacks
Thu Jul 19 13:02, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Narrative Of The Price Of Bitcoin Forbes Obviously bitcoin has been in a bear market since December, but the state of play now is that the bulls and bears are squeezing the bear trend into an increasingly tight range. You could see this as the market reaching consensus on a stable price as ...
The Narrative Of The Price Of Bitcoin - Forbes
Thu Jul 19 14:57, 2018 GMT
CNBC A 30% rally in bitcoin in less than a month has bulls eyeing $10000 and beyond MarketWatch Cryptocurrency evangelists are coming out of the woodwork as the world's most prominent digital currency enjoys a sudden change in fortune. In less than a month, bitcoin BTCUSD, +1.10% has roared back, rising more than 30% since June 24, highlighted ... Digital Currency Group's Silbert buys more bitcoin , says it has 'hit the bottom for the year' CNBC Digital Currency Group CEO Says Bitcoin Has “Hit The Bottom for ... Cointelegraph Crypto King Silbert: Bitcoin at Bottom, Only Upwards From Here newsBTC CCN all 24 news articles »
A 30% rally in bitcoin in less than a month has bulls eyeing $10000 and beyond - MarketWatch
Thu Jul 19 15:37, 2018 GMT
Reason Is Bitcoin the Future of Money? Peter Schiff vs. Erik Voorhees Reason The proposition: " Bitcoin , or a similar form of cryptocurrency , will eventually replace governments' fiat money as the preferred medium of exchange." It was an Oxford-style debate in which the audience votes on the resolution at the beginning and end ...
Is Bitcoin the Future of Money? Peter Schiff vs. Erik Voorhees - Reason
Thu Jul 19 14:30, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur Blockchain Could be a Powerful Tool for Shrinking Pervasive Global Money Laundering Entrepreneur Thankfully, recent advancements in blockchain , the technology underpinning Bitcoin , Ether and other, have the potential to put an end to a generation's worth of fraudulent practices that have, for far too long, allowed bad actors to live above the law ...
Blockchain Could be a Powerful Tool for Shrinking Pervasive Global Money Laundering - Entrepreneur
Thu Jul 19 15:10, 2018 GMT
Fathy has been in pre-trial detention since her arrested after publishing a video criticising sexual harassment in Egypt, during which time she has shown symptoms of acute stress and has been unable to walk unassisted The post Egyptian activist Amal Fathy’s pre-trial detention extended by 15 days appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Egyptian activist Amal Fathy’s pre-trial detention extended by 15 days
Thu Jul 19 11:08, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Canada: Bitcoin Miner Hut 8 Becomes 'Largest' by Capacity After Second Site Opening Cointelegraph Toronto-based Bitcoin mining company Hut 8 has announced the completion of its second mining facility in Canada on July 16, claiming to have become the world's “largest publicly-traded” operator by capacity. In a press release, Hut 8 revealed its ... and more »
Canada: Bitcoin Miner Hut 8 Becomes 'Largest' by Capacity After Second Site Opening - Cointelegraph
Thu Jul 19 12:50, 2018 GMT
Positive 'price drift' suggests bitcoin has room to move higher MarketWatch Bitcoin showed further resilience Thursday, building on sharp gains already made earlier in the week. Often in the past, sharp moves higher in the price of the No. 1 digital currency have been followed by pullbacks, or at the least, consolidation. This ... and more »
Positive 'price drift' suggests bitcoin has room to move higher - MarketWatch
Thu Jul 19 13:05, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum's Most Heated Tech Debate Is Proving It's Far From Over CoinDesk Ethereum's most polarizing debate is back – and, arguably, as complex as ever. Largely undiscussed since April, the question of whether the world's second-largest blockchain would consider a system-wide software upgrade as a way to return $239 million ...
Ethereum's Most Heated Tech Debate Is Proving It's Far From Over - CoinDesk
Thu Jul 19 13:02, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Is Up 30% From Its Recent Low. What Lies Next? Forbes Bitcoin has enjoyed a resurgence lately, climbing more than 30% after hitting a local low below $5,800. Yesterday, the world's largest digital currency by market value reached $7,574.90, according to the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index (BPI). At this ...
Bitcoin Is Up 30% From Its Recent Low. What Lies Next? - Forbes
Thu Jul 19 06:03, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Government-Backed Blockchain Trade Platform Launches in Singapore CoinDesk CrimsonLogic, a Singapore-based e-government service provider owned by a government agency and a major port operator, has announced the launch of a blockchain platform focused on cross-border trade. The firm's fully-owned subsidiary GeTS launched ... 'World's First' Trade Blockchain Launches in Singapore to Link China and ASEAN Nations CCN all 10 news articles »
Government-Backed Blockchain Trade Platform Launches in Singapore - CoinDesk
Thu Jul 19 01:32, 2018 GMT
Mashable Congressman proposes banning bitcoin at House hearing Mashable Look, cryptocurrency is complicated. We get it. What with all the different coins, tokens, ICOs, exchanges, scams, protocols, and DApps, it's borderline impossible for the casual observer to keep it all straight. And so, with that in mind, let us now ...
Congressman proposes banning bitcoin at House hearing - Mashable
Thu Jul 19 10:31, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph South Korean Administrative District Builds Blockchain -based 'Proposal Evaluation System' Cointelegraph South Korea's Yeongdeungpo-gu district has established a "Proposal Evaluation System" based on blockchain to improve the fairness and integrity of administrative procedures, according to a July 19 governmental press release. Yeongdeungpo-gu, an ...
South Korean Administrative District Builds Blockchain-based 'Proposal Evaluation System' - Cointelegraph
Thu Jul 19 11:01, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Prepares to Test $8K After Bull Breather Coindesk Bitcoin's (BTC) refresher pause has likely set the tone for the next leg higher in prices. The leading cryptocurrency has spent a better part of the last 15 hours trading the $7,240–$7,440 trading range, having clocked a 40-day high of $7,588 at 18:00 ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Buyers Waiting for a Pullback? newsBTC Bitcoin Price Chart Shows 'Huge Bull Signal,' Says Tom Lee Bitcoinist all 28 news articles »
Bitcoin Prepares to Test $8K After Bull Breather - Coindesk
Thu Jul 19 09:43, 2018 GMT
As “fake news” dominates headlines, Index’s global team of experienced journalists offers tips on how to spot falsehoods before you click and share The post Reel-time: Combatting fake news online appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Reel-time: Combatting fake news online
Thu Jul 19 04:45, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk These Digital Monsters Live on Ethereum , But They'll Fight on Zilliqa CoinDesk Such problems – transactions that cost too much and take too long – are known by the shorthand "scalability" in the blockchain world, and they've caused severe headaches for game designers who want to use a decentralized platform like ethereum . Poor ... and more »
These Digital Monsters Live on Ethereum, But They'll Fight on Zilliqa - CoinDesk
Wed Jul 18 22:15, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bannon on Bitcoin CNBC Stephen K. Bannon, former White House chief strategist and CEO of Trump campaign, discusses bitcoin with Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, CNBC Chief International Correspondent & Co-Anchor of "Power Lunch" from Delivering Alpha. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
Bannon on Bitcoin - CNBC
Wed Jul 18 22:36, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Nervos Network Blockchain Startup Secures $28 Mln From Sequoia China, Polychain Capital Cointelegraph Nervos Network, a Chinese blockchain startup founded by a former researcher and developer of the Ethereum Foundation, has announced today July 18, that it has raised $28 million to develop its enterprise blockchain solutions. According to a statement ... and more »
Nervos Network Blockchain Startup Secures $28 Mln From Sequoia China, Polychain Capital - Cointelegraph
Wed Jul 18 22:17, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Trading Volume Is Up 100% From Its Recent Low CoinDesk This week's bitcoin trading volume is already well on its way to surpassing that of the prior week. Since Monday, the cryptocurrency's trading volume is already above 115,000 BTC units, surpassing 90 percent of the total volume recorded in the prior ...
Bitcoin Trading Volume Is Up 100% From Its Recent Low - CoinDesk
Thu Jul 19 02:05, 2018 GMT
CNBC Ethereum may drive blockchain to be as broadly adopted as the Internet, fintech CEO says CNBC Blockchain and cryptocurrency may one day be "as broadly adopted as the internet is today," Jeremy Allaire, CEO and co-founder of fintech company Circle, told CNBC. "It's a really fertile space in terms of the ... "Right now ethereum has an enormous ... Barry Silbert says bitcoin put in its 2018 low, but 99% of cryptos are worthless MarketWatch Digital Currency Group CEO Says Bitcoin Has “Hit The Bottom for The Year” Cointelegraph all 6 news articles »
Ethereum may drive blockchain to be as broadly adopted as the Internet, fintech CEO says - CNBC
Wed Jul 18 20:46, 2018 GMT
CNBC A staunch bitcoin bear says this recent surge might have legs CNBC A staunch bitcoin bear says this recent surge might have legs. 6 Hours Ago. Boris Schlossberg, managing director of foreign exchange strategy at BK Asset Management, breaks down what bitcoin's recent rally could mean for the flagship cryptocurrency .
A staunch bitcoin bear says this recent surge might have legs - CNBC
Wed Jul 18 23:09, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Prices Up 16% In Seven Days At $7400, Still Undervalued Forbes A strong rally over the last seven days sent Bitcoin prices firmly above the $7,000. Ethereum and XRP registered double-digit gains, too—see Table 1. Most gains came in the last forty-eight hours, following positive comments by Goldman Sachs' incoming ... and more »
Bitcoin Prices Up 16% In Seven Days At $7400, Still Undervalued - Forbes
Wed Jul 18 20:04, 2018 GMT
CNBC Digital Currency Group's Silbert buys more bitcoin , says it has 'hit the bottom for the year' CNBC The price of bitcoin is currently trading at $7,380 Wednesday, down nearly 60 percent in value since it rose above $19,000 in mid-December. Circle's Jeremy Allaire, who also spoke at the same session on cryptocurrency , believes blockchain will serve as ... and more »
Digital Currency Group's Silbert buys more bitcoin, says it has 'hit the bottom for the year' - CNBC
Wed Jul 18 19:13, 2018 GMT
CNBC Billionaire investor Howard Marks says bitcoin will be shown 'not to have any substance' CNBC Billionaire investor Howard Marks took aim at bitcoin in remarks Wednesday, doubting the cryptocurrency's future at the eighth annual CNBC and Institutional Investor Delivering Alpha conference in New York. "It's not an investment ... it's a trade ... and more »
Billionaire investor Howard Marks says bitcoin will be shown 'not to have any substance' - CNBC
Wed Jul 18 16:01, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Up $1000 in Just Two Days, Almost All Top 100 Coins See Green Cointelegraph Bitcoin (BTC) has grown by $1,000 in just a couple of days, inching firmly to the $7,500 point after having reached an intraday high of $7,542. The top cryptocurrency is trading at around $7,429 at press time, up about 10 percent over a 24 hour period ... Will the Bitcoin price rally continue? Signs BTC bubble is about to burst GlobalCoinReport Bitcoin Volume at $6.4 Billion, Up 2x Since Last Week as Crypto Market Surges CCN What Caused Bitcoin to Surge Almost 10% in a Matter of Hours? newsBTC all 75 news articles »
Bitcoin Up $1000 in Just Two Days, Almost All Top 100 Coins See Green - Cointelegraph
Wed Jul 18 12:00, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Throughout Middle East, the Web Is Being Walled Off Wall Street Journal In recent weeks, Egypt's Parliament has moved to cement online censorship in law, including legislation passed on Monday that gives the government the right to block social-media users and accounts that engage in any of a number of vaguely-defined ...
Throughout Middle East, the Web Is Being Walled Off - Wall Street Journal
Wed Jul 18 12:28, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bank of America Reveals Blockchain Patent for External Data Validation Cointelegraph At the same time, the BoA has become infamous for its distaste for cryptocurrency , in May calling Bitcoin (BTC) “troubling” while upholding a previous decision to ban its customers from purchasing crypto using credit cards. Despite its apparent ... and more »
Bank of America Reveals Blockchain Patent for External Data Validation - Cointelegraph
Wed Jul 18 15:35, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney Malta wants to become ' Blockchain Island' CNNMoney ... promises to improve security and reduces transaction costs. Malta believes the island can become a haven for cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin -- the most well-known application of ledger technologies -- but it also believes blockchain can help ... and more »
Malta wants to become 'Blockchain Island' - CNNMoney
Wed Jul 18 14:25, 2018 GMT
CNBC Hedge fund billionaire Griffin knocks bitcoin , says not a single one of his managers has wanted to buy it CNBC Citadel's Ken Griffin is not a fan of digital currencies and bitcoin . "I don't have a single portfolio manager [of mine] who has told me we should buy bitcoin , not a single portfolio manager," he said at the Delivering Alpha Conference in New York on ... and more »
Hedge fund billionaire Griffin knocks bitcoin, says not a single one of his managers has wanted to buy it - CNBC
Wed Jul 18 14:39, 2018 GMT
Forbes Can We Predict The Bitcoin Trend By Watching Litecoin And Ethereum ? Forbes This complexity is one of blockchain's core weaknesses, but the same can be said for the early internet and the emerging personal computing scene. Unsurprisingly, it's the kids that have wriggled the deepest into the warren of blockchain knowledge ... Charlie Lee's 'Own a Bitcoin Before Buying Altcoins' Comment Sparks Crypto Tribalism newsBTC Buy a Whole Bitcoin Before Buying Any Altcoins, Says Litecoin Creator Charlie Lee CCN all 53 news articles »
Can We Predict The Bitcoin Trend By Watching Litecoin And Ethereum? - Forbes
Wed Jul 18 14:45, 2018 GMT
Forbes Scaling AR With Blockchain Technology Forbes The Render Network RNDR wants to tackle this issue by creating the world's largest distributed peer-to-peer network of Graphics Processing Units. Currently in Beta, this is a system built by Otoy on the Ethereum blockchain for the production ...
Scaling AR With Blockchain Technology - Forbes
Wed Jul 18 13:12, 2018 GMT
Slate Magazine Blockchain Is Helping to Circumvent Censorship in China Slate Magazine Blockchain is an open-source, public, distributed computing technology, which is the basis of the well-known cryptocurrency bitcoin . Ethereum is a public blockchain that hosts the cryptocurrency Ether. The anonymous activists sent themselves zero Ether ...
Blockchain Is Helping to Circumvent Censorship in China - Slate Magazine
Wed Jul 18 13:36, 2018 GMT
Hedge fund manager Marc Larsy says bitcoin $40K is possible MarketWatch Bitcoin is back, apparently. After months in the doldrums, the No. 1 digital currency surged higher Tuesday and has continued its run Wednesday. As recently as Saturday, interest in bitcoin hit an eight-month low with 24-hour volume falling below $3 ...
Hedge fund manager Marc Larsy says bitcoin $40K is possible - MarketWatch
Wed Jul 18 13:32, 2018 GMT
thenews.pl Polish gov't opposed internet censorship thenews.pl Polish gov't opposed internet censorship . PR dla Zagranicy. Victoria Bieniek 18.07.2018 15:27. Polish gov't opposed internet censorship . The Polish government has on Tuesday declared it is against internet censorship . Photo: Pixabay.com/Pixies.
Polish gov't opposed internet censorship - thenews.pl
Wed Jul 18 11:28, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Bitcoin's mad 10% spike could have been a short squeeze Business Insider Bitcoin jumped over $600, or around 10%, in a short amount of time in afternoon US trade on Tuesday. The cryptocurrency broke above $7,000 for the first time in around a month thanks to the rally. It remains above that level on Wednesday, trading up 1 ...
Bitcoin's mad 10% spike could have been a short squeeze - Business Insider
Wed Jul 18 12:10, 2018 GMT
CNBC Billionaire Marc Lasry sees bitcoin reaching up to $40000 as it becomes more mainstream and easier to trade CNBC Bitcoin has struggled to regain footing after nearing $20,000 at the end of last year. The cryptocurrency has lost more than half its value in the first half of this year, according to data from Coinbase. However, the price of bitcoin spiked Tuesday ... and more »
Billionaire Marc Lasry sees bitcoin reaching up to $40000 as it becomes more mainstream and easier to trade - CNBC
Wed Jul 18 12:02, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Brutal bear market for bitcoin doesn't stop record inflows to this digital asset firm MarketWatch “As the investment community knows, over the last six months, the digital asset market experienced one of the largest price drawdowns since the inception of Bitcoin in 2009,” said Grayscale in a July 18 report. “However, what is more interesting, and ... Bitcoin may be down 45% this year, but money is pouring into one crypto fund manager at the fastest clip in its history Business Insider all 3 news articles »
Brutal bear market for bitcoin doesn't stop record inflows to this digital asset firm - MarketWatch
Wed Jul 18 08:53, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin FOMO Is Back on Track Forbes If there is anything worth talking about today, it surely is the crypto space. Bitcoin has crossed the $7K and it is trading near $7,500. Year to date, we are still down by -47.85% but the $600 move in sixty minutes (yesterday) for Bitcoin was a ... Bitcoin Tests $7500 as Crypto-Coins Rally Back to June Levels Bloomberg Bitcoin soars over $7000 in biggest swing in months Business Insider Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Bullish Pattern Confirmation! newsBTC GlobalCoinReport  - CCN  - CoinDesk  - Financial News all 63 news articles »
Bitcoin FOMO Is Back on Track - Forbes
Wed Jul 18 11:00, 2018 GMT
WIRED Why You Can't Trust More Cryptocurrency White Papers WIRED He sent the paper to a cryptography mailing list, and thus bitcoin —and the blockchain —were born. Ten years later, an entire cryptocurrency industry valued at $300 billion has bloomed from those nine pages. To many in the cryptography world, this was ...
Why You Can't Trust More Cryptocurrency White Papers - WIRED
Wed Jul 18 11:03, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Risks Pullback Before Testing $8K Again CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) could be in for a minor price pullback, having clocked a 39-day high above $7,500 earlier today, technical charts indicate. The leading cryptocurrency rose to $7,562 on Bitfinex at 03:00 UTC and was last seen changing hands at $7,400 – up ...
Bitcoin Price Risks Pullback Before Testing $8K Again - CoinDesk
Wed Jul 18 09:59, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Mining Firms Make Chinese Unicorns List for First Time CoinDesk The third Hurun list of 130 Chinese unicorns has never before featured a fully cryptocurrency -focused firm. Ranking highest of the three, Bitmain appears at 13th on the list with a valuation of around 70 billion yuan, ... While the three are the first ... and more »
Bitcoin Mining Firms Make Chinese Unicorns List for First Time - CoinDesk
Wed Jul 18 10:51, 2018 GMT
Today's major tech stories include Google, Twitter and Facebook answering lawmakers' questions about content filtering, Nest's CEO stepping down after employee pressure and VR headset makers creating and announcing a new easier standard for plugging in.
Tech companies testify on censorship, Nest CEO steps down video - CNET
Wed Jul 18 10:39, 2018 GMT
The Times of Israel Unwitting Israeli MKs almost passed law allowing sweeping internet censorship The Times of Israel A radically unprecedented and far-reaching proposal that would have given the government the ability to block Israeli web users' access to parts or the entirety of any website was stopped in its tracks Wednesday morning, hours before it was set to be ... and more »
Unwitting Israeli MKs almost passed law allowing sweeping internet censorship - The Times of Israel
Tue Jul 17 21:07, 2018 GMT
LifeZette Dems Fail to Hijack Internet Censorship Hearing to Instead Bash Trump LifeZette Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) tried unsuccessfully Tuesday to hijack a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Silicon Valley firms' censoring conservative political speech on the internet and turn it instead into a bash-in on President Donald Trump's ... and more »
Dems Fail to Hijack Internet Censorship Hearing to Instead Bash Trump - LifeZette
Wed Jul 18 08:28, 2018 GMT
Naif Bezwan cannot pinpoint a certain moment in his life in which he decided to pursue academia. For Bezwan, rather, it has been a gradual process of situating his personal narrative within the context of his Kurdish community, within Turkey and within the world. The post Work of the Kurdish and Turkish diaspora essential to strengthen Turkey’s democratic opposition, exiled academic says appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Work of the Kurdish and Turkish diaspora essential to strengthen Turkey’s democratic opposition, exiled academic says
Wed Jul 18 06:10, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Sequoia China, Polychain Lead Blockchain Startup's $28 Million Round CoinDesk Blockchain startup Nervos Network has announced it raised $28 million in a Series A funding round. The company said on Wednesday major investors in the new round include token hedge fund Polychain and venture capital firm Sequoia China as well as ... and more »
Sequoia China, Polychain Lead Blockchain Startup's $28 Million Round - CoinDesk
Wed Jul 18 03:50, 2018 GMT
Quartz Blockchain is helping build a new Indian city, but it's no cure for corruption Quartz The entire documentation process for this massive exercise is based on blockchain . The decentralised distributed ledger system—central to cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ether—can create foolproof digitised land registries of the residential and ...
Blockchain is helping build a new Indian city, but it's no cure for corruption - Quartz
Tue Jul 17 22:55, 2018 GMT
Mashable Bitcoin just passed $7 thousand so BRING ON THE MEMES Mashable Yes, friends, it's time to join the hordes of true believers on Twitter and Reddit in celebration. And while you're at it, you definitely want to ignore the fact that last December, bitcoin briefly hit $19,000, which means that the current price is ... and more »
Bitcoin just passed $7 thousand so BRING ON THE MEMES - Mashable
Wed Jul 18 02:02, 2018 GMT
CNBC Mastercard has a new patent that could allow bitcoin transactions on credit cards CNBC Consumers might one day be able to charge their purchases on their credit cards using bitcoin as a currency. On Tuesday, Mastercard won a patent to protect a method that would manage "fractional reserves of blockchain currency." At present, Mastercard ... and more »
Mastercard has a new patent that could allow bitcoin transactions on credit cards - CNBC
Tue Jul 17 22:09, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Ethereum Will Outlast And Outgrow The Bear Market Seeking Alpha The cryptocurrency market has experienced something between a bear market and a crash (depending on who you ask) for the last 5 months and signs have not stabilized yet that it's out of the woods. Bitcoin (BTC-USD) has fallen from highs near $19,000 to ... Bitcoin soars over $7000 in biggest swing in months Business Insider What Caused Bitcoin to Surge Almost 10% in a Matter of Hours? newsBTC Crypto Market Adds $20 Billion in 30 Minutes as Bitcoin Spikes Above $7400 CCN GlobalCoinReport all 258 news articles »
Ethereum Will Outlast And Outgrow The Bear Market - Seeking Alpha
Tue Jul 17 21:51, 2018 GMT
CNBC Tom Lee on what bitcoin's breakout means for the cryptocurrency CNBC Tom Lee on what bitcoin's breakout means for the cryptocurrency . 3 Hours Ago. Tom Lee, Fundstrat, on bitcoin's key level, as the cryptocurrency has its best day in 3 months. With CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Karen ...
Tom Lee on what bitcoin's breakout means for the cryptocurrency - CNBC
Tue Jul 17 21:15, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Surges Past $7000 To Reach 1-Month High Forbes Joe DiPasquale, CEO of cryptocurrency fund of hedge funds BitBull Capital, also spoke to progress in the space. "There have been a series of positive developments in the crypto space this week, ... "Announcements by Goldman and BlackRock are wonderful ... Bitcoin soars over $7000 in biggest swing in months Business Insider What Caused Bitcoin to Surge Almost 10% in a Matter of Hours? newsBTC Above $7K: Bitcoin's Price Shoots Up $600 in 30 Minutes CoinDesk GlobalCoinReport  - CCN all 253 news articles »
Bitcoin Surges Past $7000 To Reach 1-Month High - Forbes
Tue Jul 17 18:28, 2018 GMT
Fortune Why Stripe Gave Up on Bitcoin and Blockchain Payments Fortune In 2015, digital payments giant Stripe unveiled a tool for merchants around the world to accept Bitcoin . At the time, Stripe's news came as further evidence that a cryptocurrency revolution was underway. But this April, Stripe pulled the plug. What ...
Why Stripe Gave Up on Bitcoin and Blockchain Payments - Fortune
Tue Jul 17 19:45, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur IBM Is Experimenting With a Cryptocurrency , Which It Says Is More Stable Entrepreneur If you've been following bitcoin since last fall, you've seen the value of one unit of bitcoin surge from less than $5,000 in early October 2017, peak at more than $19,000 in December and gradually make its way back down to the $6,000 range today ... IBM is experimenting with a cryptocurrency that's pegged to the US dollar CNBC Blockchain Cold Feet? Venture-Backed Cryptocurrency Exchange ... Forbes IBM Teams With Columbia University to Launch Blockchain Research Center CoinDesk TNW  - Fox Business  - Business Wire all 46 news articles »
IBM Is Experimenting With a Cryptocurrency, Which It Says Is More Stable - Entrepreneur
Tue Jul 17 19:15, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Bitcoin soars over $7000 in biggest swing in months Business Insider Bitcoin had one of its biggest upswings in recent memory on Tuesday, soaring close to 10%, according to Markets Insider data. The cryptocurrency , which at the end of 2017 reached close to $20,000 a coin, has struggled to stay above $10,000 a coin for ... What Caused Bitcoin to Surge Almost 10% in a Matter of Hours? newsBTC Above $7K: Bitcoin's Price Shoots Up $600 in 30 Minutes CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) Could get to $10000 due to These 4 Factors GlobalCoinReport CCN all 281 news articles »
Bitcoin soars over $7000 in biggest swing in months - Business Insider
Tue Jul 17 21:00, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Bitcoin price passes $7K bringing all 100 top coins up with it TechCrunch Solomon is regarded as a cryptocurrency -friendly choice for CEO. Asset manager BlackRock created a working group to examine blockchain and cryptocurrencies, though its CEO cautioned that he hasn't observed “huge demand for cryptocurrencies. and more »
Bitcoin price passes $7K bringing all 100 top coins up with it - TechCrunch
Tue Jul 17 18:06, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin is surging, but these experts are still skeptical CNBC Bitcoin is struggling to regain the hype and rapid growth it saw during the end of 2017, and some big-name Wall Street experts and CEOs think the digital currency may have run its course. "So you've got to understand how you got to $20,000," Allianz ...
Bitcoin is surging, but these experts are still skeptical - CNBC
Tue Jul 17 18:40, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin jumps 10%, topping $7000 in sudden move on Coinbase CNBC One cryptocurrency veteran said the rise in the price of bitcoin is due to technical levels. ... Earlier this week asset-management giant BlackRock confirmed it has setup a working group to look into cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. Bitcoin ...
Bitcoin jumps 10%, topping $7000 in sudden move on Coinbase - CNBC
Tue Jul 17 18:19, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Bitcoin Price Is Up 10% In 24 Hours To Over $7000 -- What's Pushing It Up? Forbes The bitcoin price has just jumped over the $7,000 mark for the first time in over a month following an incredible week for bitcoin developments. The price has risen almost 10% in just one hour following a raft of positive news for bitcoin and ... Big for Bitcoin ? Goldman Sachs Appoints New CEO Who is Keen on Cryptocurrencies Bitcoinist all 389 news articles »
The Bitcoin Price Is Up 10% In 24 Hours To Over $7000 -- What's Pushing It Up? - Forbes
Tue Jul 17 17:07, 2018 GMT
Los Angeles Times As cryptocurrency prices fall, miners look for other things to do with their server farms Los Angeles Times The sprint corresponded with an extraordinary run-up in cryptocurrency prices. The value of a single bitcoin increased about 20 times in 2017, and was worth nearly $20,000 when the price peaked in December. Ethereum hit its high point of about $1,200 ...
As cryptocurrency prices fall, miners look for other things to do with their server farms - Los Angeles Times
Tue Jul 17 17:05, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Lost your bitcoin password? Call in the crypto-hunters Financial Times Three-and-a-half years ago, Roger Ver, a bitcoin evangelist so vocal in his support for the cryptocurrency that he was nicknamed the Bitcoin Jesus, showed me how to set up my own online bitcoin wallet. He rounded off his demonstration by giving me £5 ...
Lost your bitcoin password? Call in the crypto-hunters - Financial Times
Tue Jul 17 14:15, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Trading Strategy For Passive Investors Forbes Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) is one of the most famous indicators among the technical community, used extensively by investors who make their trading decisions based purely on technical analysis. The main idea behind the MACD ...
Bitcoin Trading Strategy For Passive Investors - Forbes
Tue Jul 17 15:25, 2018 GMT
CNBC Why Nobel laureate Richard Thaler follows Warren Buffett's advice to avoid bitcoin CNBC While no one can definitively say where the next financial bubble will occur, Nobel Prize-winning economist Richard Thaler says he's avoiding making this particular investment: bitcoin . Thaler, known as the "father of behavioral economics,” is a vocal ...
Why Nobel laureate Richard Thaler follows Warren Buffett's advice to avoid bitcoin - CNBC
Tue Jul 17 15:24, 2018 GMT
Facebook, Twitter and Google told Congress what they block on social media, and why.
Tech giants tell Congress they’re not censoring with a political bias - CNET
Tue Jul 17 09:42, 2018 GMT
Forbes The VIX Index Is Nearly Twice More Volatile Now Than Bitcoin Forbes Bitcoin's market cap has dropped to $108 billion. The price is trading at ... U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase Inc. gained the approval of SEC to list security tokens and provide a broader range of financial services. Of course, it confirms ...
The VIX Index Is Nearly Twice More Volatile Now Than Bitcoin - Forbes
Tue Jul 17 11:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Cold Feet? Venture-Backed Cryptocurrency Exchange Gets Tripped Up Forbes In fact, even after nine years since bitcoin birthed blockchain into the world, gaining the support of traditional financial institutions can still be so difficult that not even a fresh round of venture capital, a marquee endorsement from one of the ... IBM is experimenting with a cryptocurrency that's pegged to the US dollar CNBC IBM Is Helping Launch a Price-Stable Cryptocurrency Insured By the FDIC CoinDesk all 16 news articles »
Blockchain Cold Feet? Venture-Backed Cryptocurrency Exchange Gets Tripped Up - Forbes
Tue Jul 17 13:47, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin - $16000 To $28000 By Year-End Seeking Alpha The third article was what I predicted to be the maximum price of bitcoin based on data from December 10, 2017. But the maximum price could be anywhere between 2021 and 2027. What about the short term? After surging nearly 1300% in 2017, bitcoin  ...
Bitcoin - $16000 To $28000 By Year-End - Seeking Alpha
Tue Jul 17 14:05, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Want to Know Where Blockchain and Bitcoin Are Headed? Look to South Korea TheStreet.com Blockchain has become a global phenomenon and Asian businesses and investors are now in the thick of it. Investors in South Korea were among those that were captivated by cryptocurrency craze and that country's increased regulations haven't stopped its ... Bitcoin extends gains as BlackRock looks into crypto and blockchain CNBC Bitcoin Is Getting a Big Boost Today From an Investor Who Called Cryptocurrencies 'An Index of Money Laundering' Fortune Bitcoin rallies by 5% as BlackRock reportedly weighs crypto venture MarketWatch newsBTC  - Bloomberg  - Cointelegraph  - Financial News all 144 news articles »
Want to Know Where Blockchain and Bitcoin Are Headed? Look to South Korea - TheStreet.com
Tue Jul 17 13:46, 2018 GMT
Forbes Goldman Sachs' New CEO David Solomon Is Keen On Bitcoin And Crypto Forbes It's official — the new chief executive of Goldman Sachs will be the firm's current chief operating officer David Solomon, who last month said the New York investment bank is looking in to adding further bitcoin and cryptocurrency services to its ... and more »
Goldman Sachs' New CEO David Solomon Is Keen On Bitcoin And Crypto - Forbes
Tue Jul 17 12:28, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin analyst says a major rally for the asset may be on the horizon MarketWatch Bitcoin prices rose early Tuesday as the virtual unit extended the previous session's sharp rally. Monday's gains were the largest in a single session for the No. 1 digital currency this month and saw it home in on the $7,000 area, a level closely ...
Bitcoin analyst says a major rally for the asset may be on the horizon - MarketWatch
Tue Jul 17 11:43, 2018 GMT
CNBC IBM is experimenting with a cryptocurrency that's pegged to the US dollar CNBC Whereas the bitcoin blockchain is public and allows anyone to participate, IBM's only allows a certain number of trusted parties to use it. The entire cryptocurrency market is currently worth more than $270 billion, according to industry website ... Blockchain Cold Feet? Venture-Backed Cryptocurrency Exchange Gets Tripped Up Forbes IBM Is Helping Launch a Price-Stable Cryptocurrency Insured By the FDIC CoinDesk all 8 news articles »
IBM is experimenting with a cryptocurrency that's pegged to the US dollar - CNBC
Tue Jul 17 10:21, 2018 GMT
Computerworld Oracle rolls out its own blockchain service Computerworld Oracle first previewed its Blockchain Cloud Service at OpenWorld in October. The new offering is based on the Linux Foundation's open source Hyperledger Fabric platform, a collaboration tool for building blockchain distributed ledger business networks ... IT Giant Oracle Confirms General Release of Its Blockchain Cloud Service Cointelegraph Oracle Blockchain Opens for Business Fortune all 26 news articles »
Oracle rolls out its own blockchain service - Computerworld
Tue Jul 17 13:03, 2018 GMT
JSTOR Daily What Roe v. Wade Means for Internet Privacy JSTOR Daily That's because not only abortion rights but internet rights owe an enormous debt to the Supreme Court decision Roe v. Wade. It was in Roe v. Wade that Justice Harry Blackmun articulated privacy as the basis for abortion rights—laying the foundation ...
What Roe v. Wade Means for Internet Privacy - JSTOR Daily
Tue Jul 17 13:03, 2018 GMT
The post The EU must take a strong stand on media freedom and human rights in Azerbaijan appeared first on Index on Censorship .
The EU must take a strong stand on media freedom and human rights in Azerbaijan
Tue Jul 17 07:59, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blow For Bitcoin As Kodak-branded Mining Scheme Collapses -- But The Bitcoin Price Holds Forbes Last night the technology company behind Kodak's cryptocurrency mining scheme, Spotlite USA, confirmed its bitcoin mining operation has collapsed, after it was labelled a "scam" by critics and blocked by the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission (SEC). A weird scheme to rent out Kodak-branded bitcoin mining rigs has collapsed Business Insider Kodak has quietly canceled its stupid (and very expensive) Bitcoin miner TNW The SEC Stops Kodak Bitcoin Mining Scam Investopedia (blog) BBC News  - Engadget  - newsBTC all 25 news articles »
Blow For Bitcoin As Kodak-branded Mining Scheme Collapses -- But The Bitcoin Price Holds - Forbes
Tue Jul 17 09:52, 2018 GMT
Recode Podcaster Manoush Zomorodi explains blockchain and how it might fix the media Recode So, if you've listened to this podcast, you're aware that there's cryptocurrency , and there's bitcoin , and maybe some more interesting derivatives. You might be extra-educated about this and understand that blockchain is the underlying architecture ...
Podcaster Manoush Zomorodi explains blockchain and how it might fix the media - Recode
Tue Jul 17 10:04, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Retakes Key Resistance to Pass $6700 CoinDesk The corrective rally picked up a pace 24 hours ago, possibly due to reports stating that BlackRock, INC–the world's largest asset manager and exchange–traded fund (ETF) provider, is considering venturing into cryptocurrency markets. Later in the day, ...
Bitcoin Retakes Key Resistance to Pass $6700 - CoinDesk
Tue Jul 10 10:58, 2018 GMT
Rachael Jolley, editor of Index on Censorship magazine, Jemimah Steinfeld, deputy editor, and Irene Caselli, freelance journalist and contributor, were live on air at Resonance FM on 10 July to discuss the latest issue which takes a special look at the free speech issues that affect the world’s most popular tourist destinations. We examine the journalists […] The post Resonance FM: Trouble in paradise (10 July 2018) appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Resonance FM: Trouble in paradise (10 July 2018)
Wed Jul 11 10:43, 2018 GMT
The hunt for the person or people who ordered the murder of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia in Malta last October appears to be making little progress. Caroline Muscat reports that the government there instead seems concerned with burnishing the country’s image. Read in full. The post Double vision: Malta’s sunny tourist image masks some murky goings-on (Eurozine, 11 July 2018) appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Double vision: Malta’s sunny tourist image masks some murky goings-on (Eurozine, 11 July 2018)
Tue Jul 17 09:58, 2018 GMT
Forbes International Finance Watchdog In Surprise Bitcoin Backing As It Reveals Crypto Stocktake Forbes The report also revealed the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) — which is part of the FSB — is gathering data on its member banks' direct and indirect exposure to cryptocurrency in an effort to quantify the potential impact of the technology. Financial regulators turn watchful eye to cryptocurrency market CNET G20 Watchdog Develops 'Vigilant' Cryptocurrency Monitoring Framework CCN all 43 news articles »
International Finance Watchdog In Surprise Bitcoin Backing As It Reveals Crypto Stocktake - Forbes
Tue Jul 17 05:00, 2018 GMT
CFA Institute Adds Cryptocurrency, Blockchain to Curriculum - Insurance Journal. Global Investment Association CFA's 2019 Exam Includes Crypto ...
CFA Institute Adds Cryptocurrency, Blockchain to Curriculum - Insurance Journal
Mon Jul 16 17:06, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Court Approves Alleged Bitcoin Money Launder's Extradition to France CoinDesk A Russian national accused of laundering billions of dollars on the now-defunct crypto exchange BTC-e could soon be extradited to France following a court decision. Since his arrest last summer, Alexander Vinnik has been at the center of a legal tug-of ... and more »
Court Approves Alleged Bitcoin Money Launder's Extradition to France - CoinDesk
Mon Jul 16 15:29, 2018 GMT
Emma Conway's image of her in a swimming costume was photoshopped by a stranger online.
Blogger brummymummyof2 fat-shamed by Instagram troll
Mon Jul 16 22:02, 2018 GMT
Investopedia (blog) The SEC Stops Kodak Bitcoin Mining Scam Investopedia (blog) In January 2018, a Kodak-branded Bitcoin mining computer was displayed at the Kodak (KODK) booth for the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Critics, however, labelled this technology as a "scam" and the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission ... Kodak Bitcoin mining 'scam' evaporates - BBC News - BBC.com BBC News SEC halts sketchy Kodak-branded cryptocurrency mining scheme Engadget Kodak-Branded Bitcoin Mining Rig Labelled a Scam newsBTC TechCrunch  - WSYR all 25 news articles »
The SEC Stops Kodak Bitcoin Mining Scam - Investopedia (blog)
Tue Jul 17 03:03, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph China Sees Sixfold Increase in Companies With ' Blockchain ' in Their Title Cointelegraph In China, the number of companies registered with the word “ blockchain ” in their names surged from January to July 16, 2018, surpassing last year's number by nearly sixfold, the South China Morning Post (SCMP) reported July 16. Citing figures from ... and more »
China Sees Sixfold Increase in Companies With 'Blockchain' in Their Title - Cointelegraph
Mon Jul 16 15:11, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Hong Kong's Blockchain Trade Finance Platform to Go Live By September CoinDesk The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), the autonomous Chinese territory's de facto central bank, is poised to launch a live blockchain trade finance platform within two months. "The Trade Finance Platform is a blockchain project initiated by 7 banks ... Hong Kong Monetary Authority to Launch Multi-Bank Blockchain Trade Finance Platform Cointelegraph Hong Kong launches blockchain -based trade finance Financial Times all 15 news articles »
Hong Kong's Blockchain Trade Finance Platform to Go Live By September - CoinDesk
Mon Jul 16 21:17, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Korean Internet Agency to Develop Blockchain Platform With Housing Finance Corporation Cointelegraph The Korea Internet & Security Agency (KISA) and the Korea Housing Finance Corporation (HF) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to develop a blockchain -based storage system for documents, Korean news agency Newsis reports July 16.
Korean Internet Agency to Develop Blockchain Platform With Housing Finance Corporation - Cointelegraph
Tue Jul 17 00:20, 2018 GMT
Reno Gazette Journal Internet privacy — how to protect your home and home office: NCET Biz Tips Reno Gazette Journal To learn more, we asked the advice of three of Northern Nevada's top Internet privacy experts: Sterling Hamilton, lead developer at Noble Studios; Darren McBride, founder and CEO of Sierra Computer Group; and Tony Rucci, director of information ...
Internet privacy — how to protect your home and home office: NCET Biz Tips - Reno Gazette Journal
Mon Jul 16 19:43, 2018 GMT
Investopedia (blog) Zcash Mining is 4 Times More Profitable Than Bitcoin Mining Investopedia (blog) As investor enthusiasm for bitcoin has faltered and the cryptocurrency's price has dropped significantly since the start of the year, there has been less interest in mining BTC. This is coupled with rising costs associated with mining based on ... The ...
Zcash Mining is 4 Times More Profitable Than Bitcoin Mining - Investopedia (blog)
Mon Jul 16 14:06, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Kodak-branded KashMiner Bitcoin mining rig for rent wasn't — and won't be TechCrunch Write off another piece of crypto craziness: A Kodak-branded Bitcoin -mining rig that was on show at CES in January, where it generated much headshaking and skepticism that it could ever deliver the claimed returns, has evaporated into the ideas ether ... Kodak Bitcoin mining 'scam' evaporates BBC News SEC halts sketchy Kodak-branded cryptocurrency mining scheme Engadget Kodak Bitcoin Mining 'Scam' Killed by SEC PetaPixel (blog) newsBTC  - BBC News all 14 news articles »
Kodak-branded KashMiner Bitcoin mining rig for rent wasn't — and won't be - TechCrunch
Mon Jul 16 20:06, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch 0x lets any app be the Craigslist of cryptocurrency TechCrunch Bitcoin and Ethereum prices remain well below half their peaks because it's difficult to do much with cryptocurrency right now. Until the decentralized ... “There are very few designers involved in the [ blockchain ] space” Kalani tells me. “There's not ...
0x lets any app be the Craigslist of cryptocurrency - TechCrunch
Mon Jul 16 18:30, 2018 GMT
The Real Deal Blockchain -powered listing network is ready to take on traditional portals The Real Deal Founder Stephen King, a former commercial broker, said his company — imbrex — is a global MLS that is the first to syndicate data via the Ethereum blockchain . The decentralized, open-source ... an encrypted electronic ledger. Though it's been used to ...
Blockchain-powered listing network is ready to take on traditional portals - The Real Deal
Mon Jul 16 21:22, 2018 GMT
Play games, order pizza, start your car, get Bitcoin prices and more with only your voice.
40 Google Home apps for a better home with more pizza - CNET
Mon Jul 16 21:28, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin's Road Back to $7K (And the Chart Hurdles In the Way) CoinDesk Having defended $6,000 last week, bitcoin (BTC) appears to be building momentum for a price rise, but nearby technical hurdles still present a formidable challenge. At press time, the world's most valuable cryptocurrency is changing hands at $6,689 on ...
Bitcoin's Road Back to $7K (And the Chart Hurdles In the Way) - CoinDesk
Mon Jul 16 20:25, 2018 GMT
Ars Technica Suspect behind bitcoin exchange that “catered to criminals” ordered to France Ars Technica Last summer, federal authorities identified Alexander Vinnik as a central figure in the massive bitcoin theft that was a major factor in the downfall of Mt. Gox, the Japanese bitcoin exchange that led the market in bitcoin's early years. If Vinnik is ... Court Approves Alleged Bitcoin Money Launder's Extradition to France CoinDesk all 27 news articles »
Suspect behind bitcoin exchange that “catered to criminals” ordered to France - Ars Technica
Mon Jul 16 15:00, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Oracle's Blockchain Cloud Service is generally available ZDNet As the name makes clear, the offering makes blockchain technology available as a service. Oracle customers pay per usage, paying for each transaction going to a blockchain . A blockchain , the technology behind the cryptocurrency Bitcoin , is a shared, ... Oracle Blockchain Opens for Business Fortune all 7 news articles »
Oracle's Blockchain Cloud Service is generally available - ZDNet
Mon Jul 16 19:20, 2018 GMT
Kurdistan24 Iraq claims internet block was technical issue, protesters skeptical Kurdistan24 The government blocked all internet services in southern Iraq and Baghdad, including social networking sites and messaging applications in the Kurdistan Region and central provinces. Residents and witnesses told Kurdistan 24 that internet services were ... and more »
Iraq claims internet block was technical issue, protesters skeptical - Kurdistan24
Mon Jul 16 12:15, 2018 GMT
Cryptovest Cloudbric: Transparent and Accessible Cyber Security for All Cryptovest Nowadays, practically every Internet user has to deal with cybersecurity issues. Any private data going online is potentially vulnerable to hack attacks. Besides, with the recent rapid growth of cryptocurrency markets, crypto exchanges and digital ...
Cloudbric: Transparent and Accessible Cyber Security for All - Cryptovest
Mon Jul 16 17:46, 2018 GMT
Good4Utah The internet stole your privacy – Anonyome Labs is getting it back Good4Utah We asked Cyber security expert Steve Shillingford for this thoughts on the subject; “If you look at the one major breach last year, which was Equifax, which has everyone's credit history in the United States, it's 144 Million people, it was completely ...
The internet stole your privacy – Anonyome Labs is getting it back - Good4Utah
Mon Jul 16 16:22, 2018 GMT
AdAge.com 5 popular non- bitcoin cryptocurrencies you might find interesting AdAge.com While Bitcoin is the most famous cryptocurrency , it is only one of approximately 2,000 cryptocurrencies in circulation today. ... Ethereum vs. Bitcoin : Rather than simply mining Ethereum , miners must work to earn Ether. Another major difference between ... and more »
5 popular non-bitcoin cryptocurrencies you might find interesting - AdAge.com
Mon Jul 16 15:20, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Frenzy to Get Bitcoin ETF Listed Is Clogging Up the SEC's Email Bloomberg Their hyper enthusiasm is spilling over into other areas of regulation. For example, 19 of the 21 comments on the agency's decade-in-the-making broad ETF rule are pleading for the Bitcoin fund -- and that proposal doesn't mention Bitcoin , crypto or ... What is the Real Probability of a Bitcoin ETF? CryptoSlate all 5 news articles »
Frenzy to Get Bitcoin ETF Listed Is Clogging Up the SEC's Email - Bloomberg
Sun Jul 15 16:09, 2018 GMT
In the 15 years I have known Khayrullo Mirsaidov, I have often called my friend and colleague an idiot. The Webster dictionary defines an “idiot” as”a very stupid or foolish person”. That describe accurately anybody who, 25 years after the Soviet Union broke down, still fights for free media and democracy in a country like […] The post Khayrullo Mirsaidov: the journalist from Tajikistan who received 12 years in prison for his honesty and courage (Open Democracy, 15 July 2018) appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Khayrullo Mirsaidov: the journalist from Tajikistan who received 12 years in prison for his honesty and courage (Open Democracy, 15 July 2018)
Mon Jul 16 13:28, 2018 GMT
CNET Financial regulators turn watchful eye to cryptocurrency market CNET Global financial regulators are now keeping an eye cryptocurrencies like bitcoin , having published their framework for monitoring stability implications within the market. ... CNET checked out the Sirin Finney, one of first blockchain phones, last week ... G20 Watchdog Develops 'Vigilant' Cryptocurrency Monitoring Framework CCN all 23 news articles »
Financial regulators turn watchful eye to cryptocurrency market - CNET
Mon Jul 16 14:29, 2018 GMT
U.S. News & World Report Why Investors Are Opting for Bitcoin Futures U.S. News & World Report The cryptocurrency market, which consists of bitcoin and other virtual coins such as ethereum , ripple, litecoin and monero, faced extreme volatility and lost a minimum of $350 billion in value year-to-date due to orders from regulators and hacking ...
Why Investors Are Opting for Bitcoin Futures - U.S. News & World Report
Mon Jul 16 12:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph New Platform Provides Insurance for Blockchain Companies Cointelegraph The system then presents the applications to the marketplace and, once the insurance is in place by using the platform, it publishes the record of the policy on the Ethereum blockchain . “This record can be used to show potential investors and other ... and more »
New Platform Provides Insurance for Blockchain Companies - Cointelegraph
Sat Jul 14 14:17, 2018 GMT
Originating in South Side Chicago at the start of the decade with breakout artists such as Pacman and Chief Keef, drill (slang for gun) is a strand of trap music defined by a slower tempo of 70 beats per minute (with trap at 140 and grime at 160), layered with visceral, often violent lyrics; sometimes […] The post Is drill the most controversial genre of music? (GQ, 14 July 2018) appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Is drill the most controversial genre of music? (GQ, 14 July 2018)
Mon Jul 16 10:12, 2018 GMT
WVXU Bitcoin -Only Real Estate Deals On The Rise WVXU One of Burke's bitcoin -only deals involved the co-founder of a cryptocurrency website who bought a two-bedroom condo for $275,000. In a different ... By using bitcoin , buyers can record property titles through smart contracts on the blockchain . Propy ...
Bitcoin-Only Real Estate Deals On The Rise - WVXU
Mon Jul 16 12:41, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin jumps after report suggests BlackRock is getting serious about the cryptocurrency market CNBC The price of bitcoin surged Monday after a report said that BlackRock has set up a working group to explore ways of taking advantage of the cryptocurrency market. The world's most valuable virtual currency by market value jumped more than 4 percent to ... Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC up $270 as $6TRILLION 'world's biggest' asset manager moves closer Express.co.uk Bitcoin Price Jumps as World's Biggest ETF Provider BlackRock Looks to Get Involved Bitcoinist Why I took my bonus in Bitcoin VentureBeat CryptoSlate  - CCN  - Financial News all 42 news articles »
Bitcoin jumps after report suggests BlackRock is getting serious about the cryptocurrency market - CNBC
Mon Jul 16 12:13, 2018 GMT
The company behind a Kodak-branded crypto-currency scheme confirms the plan has collapsed.
Kodak Bitcoin mining 'scam' evaporates
Mon Jul 16 09:58, 2018 GMT
CSO Online 5 ways to hack blockchain in the enterprise CSO Online Its popularity in the cryptocurrency space, use of cryptography, and distributed nature prove to supporters that the blockchain is the solution to many of our current cybersecurity problems. Akamai Technologies, for example, is currently building a ... and more »
5 ways to hack blockchain in the enterprise - CSO Online
Mon Jul 16 09:44, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Climbs as Big-Name Investors Start Taking an Interest Bloomberg ... the world's largest asset manager can take advantage of the cryptocurrency market and blockchain , London's Financial News reported. The company said afterward in a statement that its focus was largely on blockchain , the technology underlying Bitcoin . Price analysis: Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Ripple (XRP), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), EOS (EOS), Litecoin (LTC) Crypto Gazette Bitcoin zooms as top investors take interest: Check the big names Financial Express Crypto update: Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, and Litecoin storm higher Motley Fool Australia all 31 news articles »
Bitcoin Climbs as Big-Name Investors Start Taking an Interest - Bloomberg
Mon Jul 16 11:04, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Struggles for Gains as Volume Hits 36-Week Low CoinDesk Bitcoin's corrective rally has stalled around $6,400 on Monday amid low trading volumes. The leading cryptocurrency remained bid over the weekend as expected, courtesy of Thursday's strong reversal from the two-week lows. However, so far, the break ... and more »
Bitcoin Struggles for Gains as Volume Hits 36-Week Low - CoinDesk
Mon Jul 16 08:43, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Fujitsu's new blockchain offering: really cheap or really expensive? Financial Times Fujitsu aren't the only ones offering people the chance to get blockchain -certified for tidy sums of cash. Last week we wrote about a £1,800 six-week cryptocurrency investment course at the London School of Economics, and there are comparable courses ...
Fujitsu's new blockchain offering: really cheap or really expensive? - Financial Times
Mon Jul 16 11:09, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC up $150 as $6TRILLION 'world's biggest' asset manager moves closer Express.co.uk Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of all things cryptocurrency , including price, regulation, innovation and financial crime. Bitcoin is priced at $6,370 this morning with ethereum rising to $452 and ripple up at $0.44. It has been ... Why I took my bonus in Bitcoin VentureBeat The Ledger: Satoshi Wannabes, Bitcoin's Role in Russian Election Interference, Vitalik Clapping Fortune BlackRock begins exploration of bitcoin - Financial News Financial News CCN all 28 news articles »
Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC up $150 as $6TRILLION 'world's biggest' asset manager moves closer - Express.co.uk
Mon Jul 16 03:58, 2018 GMT
Forbes Does The Russian Indictment Exonerate Bitcoin ? Forbes This much is shown in the indictment, which devotes substantial passages to outlining how bitcoin's public blockchain registry served to trace back $95,000 and the perceived anonymity the perpetrators relied on. While the bitcoin blockchain does ... and more »
Does The Russian Indictment Exonerate Bitcoin? - Forbes
Mon Jul 16 06:33, 2018 GMT
BitCoin And Sexy Investing Seeking Alpha We have been telling you to keep an eye on Bitcoin as an indicator of risk. Since we last wrote about bitcoin two weeks ago, it rallied 14% and we saw a subsequent rally in equity markets here in the US. Coincidence? Probably not. Bitcoin is an ...
BitCoin And Sexy Investing - Seeking Alpha
Mon Jul 16 07:01, 2018 GMT
The Iranian-born mechanical engineering student was the editor-in-chief of Fanous, a student magazine which was banned for standing with the Green Movement The post Journalism in Exile: Iranian journalist Omid Rezaee believes storytelling can save us appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Journalism in Exile: Iranian journalist Omid Rezaee believes storytelling can save us
Mon Jul 16 05:31, 2018 GMT
Russia prevented nearly 25 million cyber attacks and other criminal acts against its information infrastructure related to the soccer World Cup, the Kremlin quoted President Vladimir Putin as saying.
Russia says it prevented 25 million cyber attacks, other acts during World Cup
Mon Jul 16 04:42, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Cryptocurrency reality checks and the coming boom ZDNet ... contemplating a cryptocurrency payments system for use on their platform via a company wide blockchain platform - only reached meaningful scale (launching 'like' buttons etc) around ten years ago. Bitcoin is nine years old, Ethereum launched via ...
Cryptocurrency reality checks and the coming boom - ZDNet
Sun Jul 15 19:52, 2018 GMT
AZCentral.com Arizona should follow California's lead on digital privacy AZCentral.com The subject is digital privacy . And the idea is the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, which was recently signed into law. The measure gives people considerably greater control over their personal data on the internet . Companies collecting ...
Arizona should follow California's lead on digital privacy - AZCentral.com
Mon Jul 16 04:05, 2018 GMT
Forbes Here Are 10 Industries Blockchain Is Likely To Disrupt Forbes When the average person hears the word " blockchain ," they probably think " Bitcoin ," and so it's no surprise that banking tops our list. Blockchain would be a more secure way to store banking records, and a faster, cheaper way of transferring money ...
Here Are 10 Industries Blockchain Is Likely To Disrupt - Forbes
Sun Jul 15 22:00, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Blockchain and bluster: Why politicians always get tech wrong ZDNet Issues from artificial intelligence to fake news to mass surveillance -- and yes, perhaps even blockchain -- require an informed and engaged political class, able to steer societies around potential risks and make the right decisions about how we ...
Blockchain and bluster: Why politicians always get tech wrong - ZDNet
Sun Jul 15 18:52, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Will Bitcoin Save Us From Google? Wall Street Journal Even if bitcoin drops below $1,000, the installed glut of global blockchain servers could, Mr. Gilder argues, “marshal a virtual planetary parallel computer that dwarfs the CPU and GPU arrays in Google data centers with their mere millions of servers ...
Will Bitcoin Save Us From Google? - Wall Street Journal
Sun Jul 15 18:43, 2018 GMT
Irish Tech News From Null to NULS – how a blockchain is born Irish Tech News When did you discover blockchain ? In 2011 a friend of mine was working on an exchange in Shanghai and I discovered bitcoin and blockchain through him. I really connected with vision from the beginning. I see you are a serial entrepreneur – tell me ...
From Null to NULS – how a blockchain is born - Irish Tech News
Sun Jul 15 22:15, 2018 GMT
Forbes Can Blockchain Eliminate The Myth Of The Starving Artist? Forbes On a hunch, Ramos and her team decided to set off on the lesser-known path of turning Dada into a blockchain -enabled marketplace in which the drawings generated on the platform could be bought and sold using cryptocurrency . By that time, the team had ...
Can Blockchain Eliminate The Myth Of The Starving Artist? - Forbes
Sun Jul 15 20:49, 2018 GMT
How To Tell If Bitcoin Is Actually Dead Seeking Alpha It is a mistake to declare Bitcoin dead based solely on its price. There are four good ways to tell if Bitcoin is dead, let's discuss each. A death spiral and a log scale pricing correction are two very different things, know the difference! and more »
How To Tell If Bitcoin Is Actually Dead - Seeking Alpha
Sun Jul 15 18:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Luxury Platforms Have China's New Millionaires Spending Their Cryptocurrency Bitcoinist Eleesa Dadiani is the founder of the former. Her London-based fine art gallery accepts a range of cryptocurrencies as payment including Bitcoin , Ethereum , and Ripple. The gallery forms part of her Dadiani Syndicate, a platform offering gems, yachts and ...
Luxury Platforms Have China's New Millionaires Spending Their Cryptocurrency - Bitcoinist
Sun Jul 15 18:12, 2018 GMT
VentureBeat The Entertainment Industry and Blockchain Create New Possibilities CoinCentral The entertainment industry changes with the times, and blockchain provides the cutting edge technology of the day. As technology evolves, lives change, and people alter their entertainment choices accordingly. Vaudeville on the neighborhood stage once ... Why I took my bonus in Bitcoin VentureBeat Ether and Bitcoin Cash Rise 3% as Market Adds $8 Billion, Can Momentum be Sustained? CCN Bitcoin Funds Are Rare: They Sail Uncharted Waters New York Times CoinDesk  - GlobalCoinReport all 104 news articles »
The Entertainment Industry and Blockchain Create New Possibilities - CoinCentral
Sun Jul 15 20:14, 2018 GMT
Fortune This Website Imagines Bitcoin as a Bus Station and Offers Some Big Insights Fortune Get The Ledger, Fortune's blockchain and cryptocurrency newsletter. TxStreet shows clearly that, despite some similar infrastructure, Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash have a growing number of fundamental differences, starting with the number of “bus seats ...
This Website Imagines Bitcoin as a Bus Station and Offers Some Big Insights - Fortune
Sun Jul 15 18:47, 2018 GMT
The Conversation AU How quantum computers could steal your bitcoin The Conversation AU Traditional currencies rely on trusted intermediaries like banks to verify and record all monetary transactions. The cryptocurrency economy instead relies on a public ledger – the blockchain – which is maintained by all honest participants of the ...
How quantum computers could steal your bitcoin - The Conversation AU
Sun Jul 15 18:46, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) EOS Accused of Attacking the Ethereum Blockchain Ethereum World News (blog) EOS, the popular decentralization-oriented blockchain may be deliberately attacking the Ethereum network through various dishonest tactics. This is what Justo, a dapp developer from the team behind PoWH3D and Fomo3D, concluded after some serious ... and more »
EOS Accused of Attacking the Ethereum Blockchain - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Jul 15 18:56, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets Keep Building Momentum, Bitcoin Inches Towards $6400 Cointelegraph Market visualization from Coin360. Bitcoin (BTC) has gone above the $6,300 mark, up about 1.5 percent over the past 24 hours, trading at $6,354 at press time. The top cryptocurrency continues its growth after dipping to an intraweek low of $6,180 on ... and more »
Crypto Markets Keep Building Momentum, Bitcoin Inches Towards $6400 - Cointelegraph
Sun Jul 15 16:25, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) Have You Tried Blockchain 5.0 Yet? Nobody Else Has Either Bitcoin News (press release) Can we trust a group of incumbents that say on paper they've created some revolutionary blockchain ? Just because it's Visa? At least with Bitcoin and Ethereum (public chains) people can differentiate between something that works, something that is shit ... and more »
Have You Tried Blockchain 5.0 Yet? Nobody Else Has Either - Bitcoin News (press release)
Sun Jul 15 16:22, 2018 GMT
Politico Mueller's indictment may heighten scrutiny of Bitcoin Politico Though Bitcoin is pseudonymous — meaning it masks user identities with lengthy alphanumeric keys in its public ledger, called a blockchain — advocates and law enforcement officials say that public record makes it easier to track than its reputation ...
Mueller's indictment may heighten scrutiny of Bitcoin - Politico
Sun Jul 15 12:03, 2018 GMT
Montana Standard Cryptocurrency frequently asked questions Montana Standard Bitcoin is a type of cryptocurrency and is the first cryptocurrency ever. The inventor of bitcoin , an anonymous entity known as “Satoshi Nakamoto,” unleashed bitcoin in 2009. Since then, hundreds of other cryptocurrencies have been created. Ethereum ... The Ledger: Satoshi Wannabes, Bitcoin and Russian Hacks, Vitalik ... Fortune all 2 news articles »
Cryptocurrency frequently asked questions - Montana Standard
Sun Jul 15 12:03, 2018 GMT
Montana Standard It's the blockchain , stupid: Local tech professionals say blockchain is the main event, not bitcoin Montana Standard Phillip Curtiss, assistant professor of computer science at Montana Tech, says he's been educating students on blockchain since 2016. The decision to add the technology to the curriculum, Curtiss said, came from a desire to keep students up to date ...
It's the blockchain, stupid: Local tech professionals say blockchain is the main event, not bitcoin - Montana Standard
Sun Jul 15 12:03, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Why Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacks Keep Happening Wall Street Journal On June 19, Seoul-based Bithumb said it lost over $30 million worth of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in a cyberattack. ... Since 2011, there have been 56 cyberattacks directed at cryptocurrency exchanges, initial coin offerings and other digital ... and more »
Why Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacks Keep Happening - Wall Street Journal
Sun Jul 15 10:03, 2018 GMT
Los Angeles Times Bitcoin , malware and 'spearphishing' helped Russian agents hack Democratic Party computers in 2016 election Los Angeles Times A month later, the indictment said, the GRU teams pulled files from 13 Democratic Party computers in a single day. The material then was routed through a server in Arizona under a lease paid with bitcoin , a cryptocurrency . Another server was in Illinois. and more »
Bitcoin, malware and 'spearphishing' helped Russian agents hack Democratic Party computers in 2016 election - Los Angeles Times
Sun Jul 15 05:05, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Ethereum Price Weekly Analysis: What's Next for ETH/USD? newsBTC Ethereum price is struggling to gain bullish momentum versus the US Dollar and Bitcoin . ETH/USD could make a bullish move as long as it is above $417. Ethereum Price Trend. This past week, there were continuous declines in ETH price below the $475 ...
Ethereum Price Weekly Analysis: What's Next for ETH/USD? - newsBTC
Sun Jul 15 00:01, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Ledger: Satoshi Wannabes, Bitcoin's Role in Russian Election Interference, Vitalik Clapping Fortune This time, though, the self-proclaimed Satoshi, emailing from a mybitcoincenter.com domain, was trying to disclaim credit for something that was making waves in the cryptocurrency community: An online missive June 29, signed by a Satoshi Nakamoto and ... and more »
The Ledger: Satoshi Wannabes, Bitcoin's Role in Russian Election Interference, Vitalik Clapping - Fortune
Sat Jul 14 21:04, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto and Blockchain — Following in the Footsteps of Man's Greatest Inventions? Cointelegraph A spiralling bull run saw the pre-eminent cryptocurrency break past the $20,000 mark. ... Bitcoin and its blockchain still rule the roost, while the likes of Ethereum have brought a new dimension to the applications and possibilities of blockchain ...
Crypto and Blockchain — Following in the Footsteps of Man's Greatest Inventions? - Cointelegraph
Sat Jul 14 19:43, 2018 GMT
CCN Greek Court Rules to Extradite Alexander Vinnik, Accused of Laundering $4 Bln in Bitcoin Cointelegraph The 39-year old Russian national Vinnik, also known colloquially as “Mr. Bitcoin ,” was indicted by U.S. authorities on charges of fraud and money laundering last year, reportedly involving up to $4 billion in Bitcoin (BTC). Vinnik's Greek lawyer Ilias ... Greek Court Agrees to Extradite Alleged Bitcoin Fraudster BTC-e Admin to France CCN all 69 news articles »
Greek Court Rules to Extradite Alexander Vinnik, Accused of Laundering $4 Bln in Bitcoin - Cointelegraph
Sat Jul 14 12:11, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockchain Platform Offers Digital Collectibles of World Leaders and Politicians Cointelegraph A blockchain -based platform is giving people the chance to buy unique, digital collectibles inspired by public figures and political leaders — including politicians, such as Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, and media personalities, like Oprah Winfrey and ...
Blockchain Platform Offers Digital Collectibles of World Leaders and Politicians - Cointelegraph
Sat Jul 14 16:22, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: Progress in Different Forms Bitcoin Magazine The cryptocurrency space remains largely unmonitored, and the SEC has sought to take a firm stance to ensure consumer protection and safety. After much debate and speculation, however, officials recently decided that both bitcoin and Ethereum ... and more »
Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: Progress in Different Forms - Bitcoin Magazine
Sat Jul 14 14:38, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin – Good News is Bad News and That's Bad for Bitcoin Yahoo Finance Get Into Cryptocurrency Trading Today. At the time of writing, Bitcoin was up 0.14% to $6,228.6 as the majors begin to recover from Friday afternoon's reversal that had seen Bitcoin down at $6,100 levels. An early morning $6,277.6 high left Bitcoin ... and more »
Bitcoin – Good News is Bad News and That's Bad for Bitcoin - Yahoo Finance
Sat Jul 14 14:13, 2018 GMT
Fortune Tech Giants Losing Talent to Blockchain —Polychain CEO Fortune Carlson-Wee is hardly unbiased of course—he has been a true believer in bitcoin since the beginning, and at one point spent years living on cryptocurrency . But his enthusiasm is infectious and his knowledge as deep as anyone else in the crypto world.
Tech Giants Losing Talent to Blockchain—Polychain CEO - Fortune
Sat Jul 14 12:08, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: Will BTC Make or Break It? Bitcoinist After completing the inverse head and shoulders formation Bitcoin price failed to pop. Does this mean the cryptocurrency has further to fall? Market Overview. As the sky-high bitcon $6251.96 -0.01% predictions of $25,000, $50,000 and $60,000 continue, ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Will BTC Make or Break It? - Bitcoinist
Sat Jul 14 10:23, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bank of Thailand Considers Blockchain for Cross-Border Payments, Fraud Reduction Cointelegraph The Governor of the Bank of Thailand (BoT), said that the bank is considering blockchain technology for various applications during a speech at the the Bloomberg ASEAN Business Summit on July 12. The central bank's governor Dr. Veerathai Santiprabhob ... and more »
Bank of Thailand Considers Blockchain for Cross-Border Payments, Fraud Reduction - Cointelegraph
Sat Jul 14 06:03, 2018 GMT
South China Morning Post Bitcoin billionaires translate digital wealth into real-world assets South China Morning Post Her fine art gallery was probably the world's first to accept multicurrency cryptocurrency ( bitcoin , Ethereum , Ethereum Classic, Litecoin, Ripple, Dash and NEM), but art is just one small part of a bigger crypto brokerage – the UK's first – that she ...
Bitcoin billionaires translate digital wealth into real-world assets - South China Morning Post
Sat Jul 14 06:03, 2018 GMT
Forbes Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are Getting Better In User-Experience And Liquidity Forbes HITBtc lets users buy bitcoin using a regular credit card, then the trading is done using advanced algorithms. Even though cryptocurrency exchanges are getting better in terms of the user experience, it is still up to each individual to educate ...
Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are Getting Better In User-Experience And Liquidity - Forbes
Sat Jul 14 08:50, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk A US Election Probe Implicated Bitcoin – And the Reaction Was Swift CoinDesk Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general of the U.S., sparked a social firestorm when he revealed that the dozen Russian military intelligence officers indicted on Friday used bitcoin to fund hacking efforts during the 2016 presidential election. As ... How Bitcoin Fueled Russian Hacks Wall Street Journal Russian hackers used bitcoin to fund election interference, so prepare for FUD TechCrunch Russian Operatives Allegedly Funded Their Hacking With Bitcoin During the 2016 Campaign Slate Magazine CBS News  - Business Insider all 972 news articles »
A US Election Probe Implicated Bitcoin – And the Reaction Was Swift - CoinDesk
Fri Jul 13 22:08, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine PoWx Seeks to Change Bitcoin Mining with “Optical PoW” Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin and cryptocurrency mining is usually off limits to those who cannot afford the expensive mining computers and equipment. In addition, miners are usually stuck dealing with high energy bills and excessive consumption of electricity. It is ...
PoWx Seeks to Change Bitcoin Mining with “Optical PoW” - Bitcoin Magazine
Fri Jul 13 21:20, 2018 GMT
New York Times Bitcoin Funds Are Rare: They Sail Uncharted Waters New York Times Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are on their way to being the next big thing or yesterday's news. Their novelty makes it hard to tell which. For better or worse, funds are being introduced that let investors capture the rewards and risks available in ...
Bitcoin Funds Are Rare: They Sail Uncharted Waters - New York Times
Sat Jul 14 01:49, 2018 GMT
WIRED Someone Found a Use for Bitcoin . Russian Hackers! WIRED While Levin couldn't confirm whether Chainalysis software was involved in the current investigation, blockchain analysis typically focuses on intermediaries such as the exchanges that facilitate cryptocurrency purchases. Those exchanges, which are ... CRYPTO INSIDER: Bitcoin might have led Mueller to Russian hackers Business Insider all 2 news articles »
Someone Found a Use for Bitcoin. Russian Hackers! - WIRED
Fri Jul 13 23:22, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockchain Game Releases Its Inner Wallet for Seamless User Experience Cointelegraph The Blockchain Cuties game was launched on April 24, 2018. The game allows players to make profit in the in-game marketplace. Сharacters, or so-called 'cuties' are traded or transferred among players just like a regular cryptocurrency , using Ethereum  ...
Blockchain Game Releases Its Inner Wallet for Seamless User Experience - Cointelegraph
Fri Jul 13 23:31, 2018 GMT
New York Times How Russian Spies Hid Behind Bitcoin in Hacking Campaign New York Times All Bitcoin transactions and wallets are recorded on a database known as the blockchain , by a network of computers that anyone can join. The unusual structure has long made Bitcoin a primary means of payment for drugs on online black markets, and more ... How Bitcoin Fueled Russian Hacks Wall Street Journal Bitcoin Was Russian Hackers' Currency of Choice, US Says Bloomberg Hackers allegedly used cryptocurrency in attack against Clinton campaign Digital Trends CoinDesk  - CBS News  - Business Insider all 860 news articles »
How Russian Spies Hid Behind Bitcoin in Hacking Campaign - New York Times
Fri Jul 13 20:17, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Russian hackers used bitcoin to fund election interference, so prepare for FUD TechCrunch It is perhaps the most popular and realistic argument against cryptocurrency that it enables anonymous transactions globally and at scale, no exception made for Russian intelligence or ISIS. So the news that a prominent and controversial technology was ... and more »
Russian hackers used bitcoin to fund election interference, so prepare for FUD - TechCrunch
Fri Jul 13 22:46, 2018 GMT
Hacked Coinbase says it's exploring adding 5 news coins to its platform, as bitcoin slips MarketWatch Coinbase, the most popular digital-currency platform in the U.S., late Friday said it is exploring adding five new cryptocurrencies to its suite of offerings, which currently includes bitcoin and Ethereum's Ether. Up for consideration is the following ... Cryptocurrency Prices Soar on News Coinbase Is 'Exploring' Adding Five New Assets CCN all 20 news articles »
Coinbase says it's exploring adding 5 news coins to its platform, as bitcoin slips - MarketWatch
Fri Jul 13 16:20, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Major League Baseball Collectibles Are Coming to Ethereum CoinDesk MLB announced Friday that it has partnered with Lucid Sight, a blockchain startup based in Los Angeles, to launch a dApp game on ethereum late this summer to allow baseball fans to interact with their favorite moments during the games, Yahoo Finance ... MLB will release a crypto baseball game on the blockchain The Verge Exclusive: Major League Baseball is going crypto Yahoo Finance all 176 news articles »
Major League Baseball Collectibles Are Coming to Ethereum - CoinDesk
Fri Jul 13 21:38, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal How Bitcoin Fueled Alleged Russian Hacks Wall Street Journal Still, since all bitcoin transactions are recorded on the blockchain —the distributed ledger technology that provides the backbone for the cryptocurrency system—U.S. investigators were ultimately able to link the transactions to the Russian government. Bitcoin Was Russian Hackers' Currency of Choice, US Says Bloomberg Russian hackers used bitcoin to fund election interference, so prepare for FUD TechCrunch Russians Indicted for US Election Hacks Used Bitcoin to Fund Operations CoinDesk Business Insider  - Slate Magazine  - CBS News all 755 news articles »
How Bitcoin Fueled Alleged Russian Hacks - Wall Street Journal
Fri Jul 13 14:28, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph South Korea to Simplify Blockchain Investment With New Legislative Changes Cointelegraph South Korea regulators vowed to introduce friendly blockchain investment legislation in a meeting July 13, the latest chapter of an ongoing push to promote the technology nationally. At the 4th Vice Ministerial Meeting on “Growth ... South Korea has ...
South Korea to Simplify Blockchain Investment With New Legislative Changes - Cointelegraph
Fri Jul 13 19:37, 2018 GMT
Business Insider CRYPTO INSIDER: Bitcoin might have led Mueller to Russian hackers Business Insider Welcome to Crypto Insider, Business Insider's roundup of all the bitcoin and cryptocurrency news you need to know today. Sign up here to get this email delivered direct to your inbox. The 12 Russian hackers indicted Friday by the special counsel Robert ... and more »
CRYPTO INSIDER: Bitcoin might have led Mueller to Russian hackers - Business Insider
Fri Jul 13 23:04, 2018 GMT
CBS New York Internet Privacy In The World Of Going Viral CBS New York NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — At a time when so much of our lives is documented online, where do you draw the line when it comes to posting about other people? CBS2's Jessica Moore looked into internet etiquette in public places. From live tweeting about ...
Internet Privacy In The World Of Going Viral - CBS New York
Fri Jul 13 22:12, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Cyber security threats stir competition among UK tech groups Financial Times Cyber security has been in the news in recent years, with the virulent WannaCry and Petya attacks leading the way. Now new data protection rules in Europe will put companies on the line for up to €20m, or 4 per cent of global turnover, whichever is ...
Cyber security threats stir competition among UK tech groups - Financial Times
Fri Jul 13 21:01, 2018 GMT
CNBC These five finance experts are still excited about cryptocurrency – here's why CNBC Bitcoin had has a rough year. The cryptocurrency plummeted from $20,000 at the end of 2017 to under $6,000 by June. But the bitcoin faithful remains excited, and some experts see the digital currency surpassing its record highs from the end of 2017 ... and more »
These five finance experts are still excited about cryptocurrency – here's why - CNBC
Fri Jul 13 18:32, 2018 GMT
MIT Technology Review Russian agents allegedly used Bitcoin to fund the DNC hack MIT Technology Review Among the many new details in today's indictment (PDF) of 12 Russian intelligence officers for cyberattacks meant to interfere with the US presidential election in 2016, one in particular should stand out to techies: the defendants allegedly used ... Russian hackers used bitcoin to fund election interference, so prepare for FUD TechCrunch Russians Indicted for US Election Hacks Used Bitcoin to Fund Operations CoinDesk Mueller found that the Russian hacker scheme was dependent on bitcoin , and it may have gotten them caught Business Insider Cointelegraph  - Slate Magazine all 742 news articles »
Russian agents allegedly used Bitcoin to fund the DNC hack - MIT Technology Review
Fri Jul 13 20:44, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Coinbase teases new cryptocurrency assets that it's 'exploring' support for TechCrunch Coinbase is one of the most popular exchange companies and holds quite a bit of sway in directing attention and enthusiasm within the broader blockchain / cryptocurrency space so the exploration announcement is sure to bring some added interest to these ... Cryptocurrency Prices Soar on News Coinbase Is 'Exploring' Adding Five New Assets CCN all 9 news articles »
Coinbase teases new cryptocurrency assets that it's 'exploring' support for - TechCrunch
Fri Jul 13 14:41, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk The Untold Bitcoin Stories of Bitcoin Millionaires CoinCentral There are a number of success stories about people who became Bitcoin millionaires. After the release of the first annual cryptocurrency wealth rankings earlier this year, a few of these Bitcoin stories became well known. Others, however, haven't ... Bitcoin Price Defends $6K As Upside Potential Builds CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Upsides Remain Capped newsBTC Ethereum (ETH) Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Price Analysis – Scoping Out a Capitulatory Opportunity GlobalCoinReport CCN all 97 news articles »
The Untold Bitcoin Stories of Bitcoin Millionaires - CoinCentral
Fri Jul 13 15:14, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Prices Continued Downward Trend This Week Forbes The world's largest digital currency by market value has been experiencing a steady, downward trend since late last year, when it hit an all-time high of close to $20,000 on the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index (BPI). "We have crossed over into bear market ...
Bitcoin Prices Continued Downward Trend This Week - Forbes
Fri Jul 13 18:16, 2018 GMT
Forbes Hacking The US Presidential Election: Cryptocurrency Plays Many Roles In 12 Russian Indictments Forbes Bitcoin plays a starring role in the indictment of 12 Russian intelligence officers accused of interfering with the 2016 U.S. Presidential election, according to an indictment signed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller today. Detailed in the 29-page ... Russian agents allegedly used Bitcoin to fund the DNC hack MIT Technology Review Russians Indicted for US Election Hacks Used Bitcoin to Fund Operations CoinDesk US DoJ Charges 12 Russian Officials With Cryptocurrency -Funded Elections 'Interference' Cointelegraph Business Insider  - Slate Magazine  - Bloomberg all 615 news articles »
Hacking The US Presidential Election: Cryptocurrency Plays Many Roles In 12 Russian Indictments - Forbes
Fri Jul 13 18:16, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Was Russian Hackers' Currency of Choice, US Says Bloomberg Bitcoin was the currency of choice among the Russian intelligence officers indicted for hacking offenses related to the 2016 presidential campaign, the U.S. said Friday. ... QuickTake: All About Bitcoin , Blockchain and the Crypto World. The group ... Election report: Russian hackers' currency of choice is Bitcoin The Mercury News all 3 news articles »
Bitcoin Was Russian Hackers' Currency of Choice, US Says - Bloomberg
Fri Jul 13 19:46, 2018 GMT
The U.S. intelligence chief warned on Friday that the threat was growing for a devastating cyber assault on critical U.S. infrastructure, saying the "warning lights are blinking red again" nearly two decades after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks.
U.S. intel chief warns of devastating cyber threat to U.S. infrastructure
Fri Jul 13 14:10, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Hash Rate Rapidly Growing Despite Price CryptoSlate Despite Bitcoin's 2018 price slump, the dominant cryptocurrency's hash rate continues to surge at an astonishing pace. Although the value of Bitcoin has decreased by 53% since January 1st, 2018, the hash rate has increased 155% in the same time period. and more »
Bitcoin Hash Rate Rapidly Growing Despite Price - CryptoSlate
Fri Jul 13 17:57, 2018 GMT
U.S. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats warned on Friday of a looming devastating cyber assault on critical U.S. infrastructure, saying nearly two decades after the Sept. 11 attacks the "warning lights are blinking red again."
U.S. intel chief warns of cyber threats to U.S. infrastructure
Fri Jul 13 16:56, 2018 GMT
The Verge MLB will release a crypto baseball game on the blockchain The Verge Baseball collectibles like cards and bobbleheads are being revamped for the 21st century — on the blockchain . Major League Baseball has announced that it is launching a crypto-based game that runs on the ethereum blockchain later this summer. Exclusive: Major League Baseball is going crypto Yahoo Finance all 143 news articles »
MLB will release a crypto baseball game on the blockchain - The Verge
Fri Jul 13 16:55, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Russians Indicted for US Election Hacks Used Bitcoin to Fund Operations Coindesk A group of Russian military intelligence officers indicted Friday as part of an ongoing investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election allegedly used bitcoin to fund their operations. In the just-released indictment ... and more »
Russians Indicted for US Election Hacks Used Bitcoin to Fund Operations - Coindesk
Fri Jul 13 16:44, 2018 GMT
The announcements were a part of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian collusion with the 2016 presidential election.
US charges 12 Russian hackers behind DNC cyberattack - CNET
Fri Jul 13 13:50, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Is A Logarithmic Asset Forbes With a couple of hundred billion the total cryptocurrency market cap (take out all those funky non-minable tokens and non-decentralized coins) and you can certainly see another x10 is doable. As such, if bitcoin is still behaving logarithmically it ...
Bitcoin Is A Logarithmic Asset - Forbes
Wed Jul 11 13:00, 2018 GMT
A pop-out second screen is one of the features keeping your cryptocurrency safe.
Sirin Finney blockchain phone secures your bitcoin video - CNET
Fri Jul 13 11:30, 2018 GMT
Washington Post Does the future of real estate include Blockchain technology? Washington Post Bitcoin is one of our new forms of money. Thousands of merchants now accept bitcoin payments. A Miami penthouse was listed for 33 bitcoin (valued at the time of listing at $544,500), and the seller refused to take any other currency. They were probably ... and more »
Does the future of real estate include Blockchain technology? - Washington Post
Fri Jul 13 09:34, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk University Researchers Turn to Blockchain to Preserve Cultural Heritage CoinDesk A team from China's Tsinghua University has filed a patent application detailing a role for blockchain technology in protecting cultural heritage. According to a patent filing submitted in April and revealed on Friday, three faculty members of the ...
University Researchers Turn to Blockchain to Preserve Cultural Heritage - CoinDesk
Fri Jul 13 10:19, 2018 GMT
Engadget Here come the first blockchain smartphones: What you need to know Computerworld After months of speculation, Taiwanese electronics company Huawei Technologies Ltd. (HTC) has confirmed it will be releasing a blockchain -enabled smartphone this year that will allow users to securely store cryptocurrency offline and act as a compute ... Sirin Labs' $1000 cryptocurrency phone arrives this November Engadget Instantly lose all remaining self-respect with this $1000 Android blockchain phone BGR Sirin Finney phone pops up hidden second screen for cryptocurrency security CNET The Independent all 79 news articles »
Here come the first blockchain smartphones: What you need to know - Computerworld
Fri Jul 13 11:47, 2018 GMT
Foreign Policy (blog) Africa's Attack on Internet Freedom Foreign Policy (blog) Tanzania and Uganda are the latest nations to fall victim to a wave of internet censorship that has been inspired and exported by autocratic powers such as China and Russia. Tanzania and Uganda are the latest nations to fall victim to a wave of ...
Africa's Attack on Internet Freedom - Foreign Policy (blog)
Fri Jul 13 11:05, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Again Shows Green Shoots After $6K Defense Coindesk Bitcoin's (BTC) sharp recovery from two-week lows has raised the odds of a stronger rally towards $6,400, technical studies indicate. As of writing, the leading cryptocurrency is changing hands at $6,245 on Bitfinex. BTC was expected to drop below $6 ...
Bitcoin Again Shows Green Shoots After $6K Defense - Coindesk
Thu Jul 12 19:12, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Korean Government-Backed Researchers File for Blockchain Patent ... CoinDesk A South Korean government-funded organization has submitted a blockchain-related patent application to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), public ... Startup of Self-Proclaimed Bitcoin Creator Receives Three Bitcoin ... Cointelegraph Patent Application Eyes Bitcoin Blockchain for Artwork Provenance CCN all 8 news articles »
Korean Government-Backed Researchers File for Blockchain Patent ... - CoinDesk
Fri Jul 13 08:48, 2018 GMT
Malta’s beautiful tourist image masks a murky underside of this Mediterranean island, writes Caroline Muscat The post Double Vision: Malta’s Valletta is this year’s Europe’s Capital of Culture. The label conceals darker truths appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Double Vision: Malta’s Valletta is this year’s Europe’s Capital of Culture. The label conceals darker truths
Fri Jul 13 03:09, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Defends $6K As Upside Potential Builds CoinDesk The world's largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization is now down 37 percent from its May 5th high at $9,996 according to CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index, though it's rebounded to a crucial support zone at $6,235, according to Bitfinex data. The ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Defends $6K As Upside Potential Builds - CoinDesk
Fri Jul 13 01:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Will End Up in One of Three Ways, Predicts Expert Bitcoinist Still only nine years old, Bitcoin continues to be a major topic of discussion within the global business industry. Bloomberg's Noah Smith believes that the future of the top-ranked cryptocurrency has three possible outcomes. Bitcoin Will Die at $43 as Mining Costs Far Exceed Profitability Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Trend Overwhelmingly Bearish newsBTC Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC slumps AGAIN - prices expected to 'die' at $43, says expert Express.co.uk GlobalCoinReport all 323 news articles »
Bitcoin Will End Up in One of Three Ways, Predicts Expert - Bitcoinist
Thu Jul 12 22:12, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin fund manager's crypto advice to his mom CNBC A bitcoin fund manager talks about the bear market, and says he'd put his mother's money in crypto. With Christopher Matta, Crescent Crypto Asset Management, CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Karen Finerman, Brian Kelly ...
Bitcoin fund manager's crypto advice to his mom - CNBC
Thu Jul 12 20:15, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg The Fight Over Mt. Gox's Bitcoin Stash Bloomberg Bitcoin was worth less than $500 at the time of the bankruptcy, but it's worth about $6,300 today. Some of those found coins—and some Bitcoin Cash, another cryptocurrency that split off from Bitcoin —have already been sold by the bankruptcy trustee ...
The Fight Over Mt. Gox's Bitcoin Stash - Bloomberg
Thu Jul 12 18:32, 2018 GMT
MIT Technology Review Meet Oasis Labs, the blockchain startup Silicon Valley is buzzing about MIT Technology Review This week, the startup announced that it has raised $45 million in a private token presale to a group of high-profile cryptocurrency investors and Silicon Valley venture capitalists. It also became the first project to get ... Song says Oasis Labs has ...
Meet Oasis Labs, the blockchain startup Silicon Valley is buzzing about - MIT Technology Review
Thu Jul 12 16:22, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Kaspersky Lab: $10 Mln in Ethereum Stolen Over Past Year via Social Engineering Tricks Cointelegraph Kaspersky Lab's security experts have found that cyber criminals were able to steal more than 21,000 in Ethereum (ETH) (worth around $10 million) through social engineering schemes over the past year, Cointelegraph auf Deutsch reports Thursday, July 12 ...
Kaspersky Lab: $10 Mln in Ethereum Stolen Over Past Year via Social Engineering Tricks - Cointelegraph
Thu Jul 12 12:28, 2018 GMT
Forbes How To Short Sell Bitcoin , And Why More People Aren't Forbes For most the decline was a disaster, wrecking small fortunes invested in the burgeoning cryptocurrency market. For others the ... Until recently it wasn't easy to bet against Bitcoin —if you thought a cryptocurrency was overvalued your only option was ... and more »
How To Short Sell Bitcoin, And Why More People Aren't - Forbes
Thu Jul 12 14:01, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk IT Giant Fujitsu Is Launching a 'Ready-to-Go' Blockchain Service CoinDesk Chris Pilling, lead architect at Fujitsu's Blockchain Innovation Centre, which opened back in March, explained, "It would be great to say, yes, we've met the proof of business and they want to get the global blockchain team involved... [but] we allow ... and more »
IT Giant Fujitsu Is Launching a 'Ready-to-Go' Blockchain Service - CoinDesk
Thu Jul 12 12:04, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Big Advertisers Embrace Blockchain to Root Out Digital Spending Waste Wall Street Journal Blockchain is a secure digital database that can house a ledger of transactions, distributed across multiple computers. It allows business partners to keep a record of their transactions, stored as “blocks” and updated in real-time, based on an ... and more »
Big Advertisers Embrace Blockchain to Root Out Digital Spending Waste - Wall Street Journal
Thu Jul 12 14:19, 2018 GMT
Here's a clever new twist on an old email scam that could serve to make the con far more believable. The message purports to have been sent from a hacker who's compromised your computer and used your webcam to record a video of you while you were watching porn. The missive threatens to release the video to all your contacts unless you pay a Bitcoin ransom. The new twist? The email now references a real password previously tied to the recipient's email address.
Sextortion Scam Uses Recipient’s Hacked Passwords
Thu Jul 12 13:00, 2018 GMT
Fortune Robinhood Adds Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin in Push to Expand Crypto Fortune Robinhood, a stock-buying app popular with young investors, announced on Thursday it has added two new cryptocurrency offerings: Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin. The additions, which represent the fourth and sixth most valuable digital currencies ... Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash Are Latest Crypto Additions to Robinhood Investing App CoinDesk all 5 news articles »
Robinhood Adds Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin in Push to Expand Crypto - Fortune
Thu Jul 12 06:18, 2018 GMT
Techfinancials.co.za (blog) Well-Meaning “ Internet Censorship Bill” Should Be Sent Back Techfinancials.co.za (blog) by Dominic Cull, ISPA's regulatory advisor. The Film and Publications Amendment Bill approved by the National Assembly in March 2018 is a classic example of good intentions gone bad. The draft legislation now before the National Council of Provinces ...
Well-Meaning “Internet Censorship Bill” Should Be Sent Back - Techfinancials.co.za (blog)
Thu Jul 12 11:04, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Bull Move on Hold as Downside Risks Grow CoinDesk However, the cryptocurrency defended $6,300 yesterday amid intraday oversold conditions, establishing the round figure as a key short-term support. But, the resilience failed to entice bulls, rather a long liquidation (unwinding of long BTC trades ...
Bitcoin Bull Move on Hold as Downside Risks Grow - CoinDesk
Thu Jul 12 09:49, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Australia: Crypto Exchange Bitcoin .Com.Au Appoints Ex-Exec of Accounting Giant PwC as CEO Cointelegraph Australian cryptocurrency exchange bitcoin .com.au has appointed former consulting giant PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) executive Ben Ingram as its new CEO, Business Insider Australia reports today, July 12. Ingram held the role of director in charge of ... Expert Bets $8.5 Million That Bitcoin Will Reach $280000, Surpassing Birkshire newsBTC all 8 news articles »
Australia: Crypto Exchange Bitcoin.Com.Au Appoints Ex-Exec of Accounting Giant PwC as CEO - Cointelegraph
Thu Jul 12 11:03, 2018 GMT
MarketWatch Ethereum co-founder: Blockchain -based wallet could end need for banks MarketWatch After co-founding the cryptocurrency Ethereum , Anthony Di Iorio founded Decentral, a blockchain hub for decentralized projects. Di Iorio talked to MarketWatch about how a blockchain -based digital wallet could enable anyone to 'be your own bank.'.
Ethereum co-founder: Blockchain-based wallet could end need for banks - MarketWatch
Thu Jul 12 03:34, 2018 GMT
The Conversation AU Think carefully before buying Bitcoin – and don't buy the 'safe haven' claims The Conversation AU The sharp rise and subsequent fall in Bitcoin's value places it among the greatest market bubbles in history. It has outpaced the 17th-century tulip mania, the South Sea bubble of 1720, and the more recent Japanese asset price and dot-com bubbles.
Think carefully before buying Bitcoin – and don't buy the 'safe haven' claims - The Conversation AU
Thu Jul 12 09:03, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Survey Reveals Worrying Crypto Trends Forbes A bitcoin survey carried out by the Canadian central bank has revealed that though people in the North American country are increasingly aware of bitcoin and cryptocurrency , they aren't using it. The survey of 2,500 people in Canada, catchily named the ... 85% Of Canadians Are 'Aware' Of Bitcoin , Says Bank of Canada CoinDesk all 4 news articles »
Bitcoin Survey Reveals Worrying Crypto Trends - Forbes
Thu Jul 12 02:31, 2018 GMT
New York Post Watch out for bitcoin criminals New York Post Let me give you a consumer alert that I can't fully explain right now. If anyone — especially people selling a service — asks you to pay in bitcoin , run away. Bitcoin transactions are untraceable, so if a crook promises you a good or service, he can ...
Watch out for bitcoin criminals - New York Post
Thu Jul 12 04:02, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Hackers target new cryptocurrency investors Financial Times With the estimated total value of cryptocurrencies now in the hundreds of billions of dollars, bitcoin and its newer rivals have drawn in both amateur investors and crooks who see these inexperienced users as a soft target. “What we're ... Google ads ...
Hackers target new cryptocurrency investors - Financial Times
Thu Jul 12 04:40, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk A $3.3 Billion Claim: Has Cardano's Blockchain 'Solved' Proof-of-Stake? CoinDesk The CEO of blockchain firm IOHK (and one-time CEO of Ethereum ), Hoskinson was seeking to send a message about a new research paper, one he believes proved that the company's novel twist on how blockchains come to consensus, called Ouroboros, had ... So ...
A $3.3 Billion Claim: Has Cardano's Blockchain 'Solved' Proof-of-Stake? - CoinDesk
Wed Jul 11 19:24, 2018 GMT
Survey reveals convenience trumps online security concerns - Chicago Tribune. ... engines and web browsers or signing up for protective security services. For more details on these internet privacy solutions, see my recent column titled “Research shows greater online privacy controls can result in sharing more personal ...
Survey reveals convenience trumps online security concerns - Chicago Tribune
Thu Jul 12 02:10, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk 85% Of Canadians Are 'Aware' Of Bitcoin , Says Bank of Canada CoinDesk Dubbed the Bitcoin Omnibus Survey (BTCOS), the country's central bank hoped to identify "the driving reasons for ownership during the sudden rise in Bitcoin prices" and in understanding " bitcoin's potential impact on how the Bank of Canada undertakes ...
85% Of Canadians Are 'Aware' Of Bitcoin, Says Bank of Canada - CoinDesk
Thu Jul 12 03:15, 2018 GMT
Gizmodo ' Bitcoin Maven' Jailed for Multi-Million Dollar Bitcoin -for-Cash Money Laundering Operation Gizmodo Bitcoin has lost most of its (likely inflated) value in the last few months, but it still has plenty of value for law enforcement agencies looking for financial crimes to punish. The latest cryptocurrency criminal to get the book thrown at them is ... and more »
'Bitcoin Maven' Jailed for Multi-Million Dollar Bitcoin-for-Cash Money Laundering Operation - Gizmodo
Wed Jul 11 18:43, 2018 GMT
Business Insider An early investor in Airbnb and Uber explains why he started buying bitcoin in 2009 Business Insider Wernick says bitcoin solves these problems because it is a "people's currency, it's defined by the people, and it's defined by rules and a protocol that people trust." .... Silverstein: And what problem with money does cryptocurrency solve for you ...
An early investor in Airbnb and Uber explains why he started buying bitcoin in 2009 - Business Insider
Wed Jul 11 23:55, 2018 GMT
Forbes 3 Things That Make $6000 A Key Price For Bitcoin Trading Forbes “I believe that when the Bitcoin price dips below $6,000 and into the $5,000 range it triggers something in traders and developers that spurs them into action and gets them collaboratively doing whatever is necessary not to let the price fall below $5 ... and more »
3 Things That Make $6000 A Key Price For Bitcoin Trading - Forbes
Wed Jul 11 23:11, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Riyadh Municipality Partners with IBM to Develop Blockchain for Government Services Cointelegraph Riyadh Municipality, Saudi Arabia, has partnered with IBM to jointly develop a strategy to streamline government services and transactions on а blockchain , news outlet ITP.net reported July 11. The move was made in accordance with an authoritative ...
Riyadh Municipality Partners with IBM to Develop Blockchain for Government Services - Cointelegraph
Wed Jul 11 23:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Iran Could Become First Country Forced to Use Bitcoin Bitcoinist Some Iranian officials have discussed possibilities of using cryptocurrencies to replace traditional international banking systems like SWIFT and bypass international sanctions. Unfortunately, the idea of Iran having its own national cryptocurrency is ...
Iran Could Become First Country Forced to Use Bitcoin - Bitcoinist
Wed Jul 11 16:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Startup Raises $3 Million To Become The Wikipedia Of Data Forbes For example, in the wacky world of cryptocurrency initial coin offerings (ICOs), some teams make false claims about who their advisors are to make their project look more prestigious. In response, the advisor can tweet about the lie and contact the ICO ... Coinbase Co-Founder Backs Blockchain Startup's $3 Million Seed Round CoinDesk all 8 news articles »
Blockchain Startup Raises $3 Million To Become The Wikipedia Of Data - Forbes
Wed Jul 11 13:00, 2018 GMT
CNET Sirin Finney phone has hidden second screen for cryptocurrency ... CNET The whole point of cryptocurrency is that it's virtual money stored in the ether. But you can still carry bitcoins in your pocket, as long as you have a Sirin Finney. Sirin Labs' $1000 cryptocurrency phone arrives this November Engadget Swiss-Based Sirin Labs to Release Blockchain -Based Smartphone in November Cointelegraph Here's what Sirin Labs' $1000 blockchain phone looks like TNW The Independent all 25 news articles »
Sirin Finney phone has hidden second screen for cryptocurrency ... - CNET
Wed Jul 11 19:42, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Spikes to Nearly $9000 on WEX Crypto Exchange CoinDesk Some background: in July of last year, U.S. and international law enforcement took aim at BTC-e, the long-running – and long-mysterious – cryptocurrency exchange. In a dramatic turn, a Russian national and one of BTC-e's suspected employees was ... Bitcoin Prices Broaches $9000 on Crypto Exchange WEX; Critics Cry Foul CCN all 4 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Spikes to Nearly $9000 on WEX Crypto Exchange - CoinDesk
Wed Jul 11 17:17, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph HTC Exodus Phone to Support Crypto Wallet, CryptoKitties, Instead of Native Blockchain Cointelegraph Instead, the company will introduce a smartphone containing a cryptocurrency wallet and CryptoKitties, the Ethereum -based decentralized application (DApp) game. On May 15, the Taiwan-based electronics firm had first unveiled its blockchain smartphone ... HTC's blockchain-powered Exodus smartphone is a risky bet that ... The Verge Dudes. Blockchain . In a phone. It's gonna smash the 'commoditization of humanity' or something The Register HTC Exodus blockchain phone will cost about $1000 CNET TechCrunch  - TNW  - Engadget  - Reuters all 64 news articles »
HTC Exodus Phone to Support Crypto Wallet, CryptoKitties, Instead of Native Blockchain - Cointelegraph
Wed Jul 11 14:43, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Augur Passes CryptoKitties: Ethereum App Sees $400K in First-Day Betting CoinDesk Just over 12 hours after Augur's launch, the platform has become the fifth-most popular dapp on the ethereum blockchain by total users, according to DappRadar, putting it ahead of CryptoKitties, which has arguably been the perceived market leader since ... and more »
Augur Passes CryptoKitties: Ethereum App Sees $400K in First-Day Betting - CoinDesk
Wed Jul 11 15:44, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockchain in Telecoms Will Become $1 Billion Industry by 2023: Report Cointelegraph Blockchain will contribute almost $1 billion to the telecoms sector alone within the next five years, MarketWatch reports Wednesday, July 11. a new research forecasts this week. According to a global market research store Research and Markets ... and more »
Blockchain in Telecoms Will Become $1 Billion Industry by 2023: Report - Cointelegraph
Wed Jul 11 16:07, 2018 GMT
CNBC Square's payment app thrives during bitcoin's fall, showing it's more than a crypto play: Nomura CNBC Despite payment company Square's recent moves with bitcoin , the growth of its mobile payment app has been immune to the cryptocurrency's price nosedive, according to Nomura Instinet. Square Cash, which officially launched crypto trading in late January ... Square: These Bulls Say It's Not Just a ' Bitcoin Play' Barron's all 3 news articles »
Square's payment app thrives during bitcoin's fall, showing it's more than a crypto play: Nomura - CNBC
Wed Jul 11 15:17, 2018 GMT
You'll be able to secure your communications by the end of this year.
HTC Exodus blockchain phone will cost about $1,000 - CNET
Wed Jul 11 12:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes From Cryptokitty To Barking Dog: How Blockchain Is Helping Sustainability Efforts Forbes “Like the other CryptoKitties, Honu represents a one of a kind piece of digital art living exclusively on the Ethereum blockchain ,” said Cassidy Robertson, head of Kitties-for-Good, CryptoKitties' charitable initiative. ... Disclosure: I own Bitcoin ... and more »
From Cryptokitty To Barking Dog: How Blockchain Is Helping Sustainability Efforts - Forbes
Wed Jul 11 13:24, 2018 GMT
The Sirin Finney is among the first blockchain phones. Here's how it works.
Sirin Finney phone pops up hidden second screen for cryptocurrency security - CNET
Wed Jul 11 12:01, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Looks More Like Gold Than a Currency Bloomberg ... arguments for the Bitcoin Bust scenario, in which the cryptocurrency is abandoned. One such argument is made by University of Chicago Booth School of Business economist Eric Budish in a new working paper entitled “The Economic Limits of Bitcoin and ... and more »
Bitcoin Looks More Like Gold Than a Currency - Bloomberg
Wed Jul 11 13:00, 2018 GMT
Engadget Sirin Labs' $1000 cryptocurrency phone arrives this November Engadget The Finney is named after Bitcoin pioneer Hal Finney, and is described as a "state of the art mobile device" for the " blockchain era." The handset bears a passing resemblance to its predecessor, but aside from one pretty nifty hardware feature, it's ... Here's what Sirin Labs' $1000 blockchain phone looks like TNW all 13 news articles »
Sirin Labs' $1000 cryptocurrency phone arrives this November - Engadget
Wed Jul 11 11:34, 2018 GMT
TNW 4 cryptocurrency trends to watch out for TNW 1. Despite Bitcoin's volatility, it has been more stable than other major cryptocurrencies. Research from the BlackRock Investment Institute found that Bitcoin is significantly less volatile than the next two most popular cryptocurrencies — Ethereum ... Bitcoin is down 66%. But it still may be the future of money CNNMoney Bitcoin Looks Likely To End The Year Around $10,000 Barring ... Forbes What's Next for Bitcoin ? Bloomberg Markets Insider  - Cointelegraph  - Bitcoin News (press release) all 97 news articles »
4 cryptocurrency trends to watch out for - TNW
Wed Jul 11 12:00, 2018 GMT
WIRED How a Startup Is Using the Blockchain to Protect Your Privacy WIRED ... the new form of cryptographically secured record-keeping inspired by the digital currency bitcoin . Oasis announced $45 million in funding this week, from a mixture of big Silicon Valley VC funds and cryptocurrency investors. ... Last year ... and more »
How a Startup Is Using the Blockchain to Protect Your Privacy - WIRED
Wed Jul 11 11:29, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin's Price May Be Charting a Bull Reversal CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) price could create a major bullish technical pattern in the next few days, technical charts indicate. It's a slightly confusing picture at the moment, however. The recent short-term bullish bias has been neutralized following BTC's close ...
Bitcoin's Price May Be Charting a Bull Reversal - CoinDesk
Wed Jul 11 09:33, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin's Computing Power Growth Is Outpacing The Bitcoin Price Forbes Lee is basing his prediction on bitcoin's historical trading price of 2.5 times its mining cost, which Lee expects to reach $9,000 by the end of the year. Others have pointed to bitcoin's functionality for their faith in the cryptocurrency . "If you ... Bitcoin Bull Sticking With $25000 Price Target for 2018 Bloomberg all 4 news articles »
Bitcoin's Computing Power Growth Is Outpacing The Bitcoin Price - Forbes
Wed Jul 11 03:38, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Smart Contracts: More Trouble Than They Are Worth? Forbes Seeing 3.6 million Ether drained via smart contract hacks, the DAO forced Ethereum's founders to take radical measures and create a hard fork - the only possibility of salvaging the lost funds (15% of all Ether in circulation at the time). It takes ...
Blockchain Smart Contracts: More Trouble Than They Are Worth? - Forbes
Tue Jul 10 21:57, 2018 GMT
Crypto Insider Bitcoin Governance Crypto Insider Bitcoin's governance matters because Bitcoin is the first successful, most liquid, and most widely known crypto-currency. In the words of Michael Goldstein, “Sound money is a foundational pillar of civilization, and Bitcoin restores this powerful tool ...
Bitcoin Governance - Crypto Insider
Wed Jul 11 05:53, 2018 GMT
CNBC Start-up exec says his call for $60000 bitcoin is still possible this year CNBC Since then, the cryptocurrency has recouped some of its recent losses, last trading at $6,363.93 at 11:00 a.m. HK/SIN on Wednesday, according to CoinDesk's bitcoin price index. Still, bitcoin is currently trading ... As for the widely followed ethereum ... and more »
Start-up exec says his call for $60000 bitcoin is still possible this year - CNBC
Wed Jul 11 01:00, 2018 GMT
The Verge HTC's blockchain -powered Exodus smartphone is a risky bet that needs to pay off The Verge In May, HTC first announced that it was working on a blockchain -powered smartphone called the Exodus. The news came as one of the ... Cryptocurrency prices are low, and last month, bitcoin was tied to price manipulation in a report from researchers at ... HTC U12 Plus gets into virtual cat games ahead of Exodus blockchain phone CNET HTC's blockchain phone is real, and it's arriving later this year TechCrunch all 9 news articles »
HTC's blockchain-powered Exodus smartphone is a risky bet that needs to pay off - The Verge
Wed Jul 11 03:28, 2018 GMT
Indonesia has overturned its ban on Chinese video app Tik Tok after it agreed to censor "negative content", the Communications Ministry said on Wednesday.
Indonesia overturns ban on Chinese video app Tik Tok
Wed Jul 11 01:00, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch HTC's blockchain phone is real, and it's arriving later this year TechCrunch HTC isn't gone just yet. Granted, it's closer than it's ever been before, with a headcount of fewer than 5,000 employees worldwide — that's down from 19,000 in 2013. But in spite of those “market competition, product mix, pricing, and recognized ... HTC U12 Plus gets into virtual cat games ahead of Exodus blockchain phone CNET HTC's blockchain -powered Exodus smartphone is a risky bet that needs to pay off The Verge all 5 news articles »
HTC's blockchain phone is real, and it's arriving later this year - TechCrunch
Tue Jul 10 22:02, 2018 GMT
CNBC Wall Street's Crypto King says bitcoin is still your best bet CNBC Susquehanna's Bart Smith on whether bitcoin is the crypto safety trade and whether a comeback is ahead. With CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Jon Najarian, Dan Nathan and Brian Kelly. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
Wall Street's Crypto King says bitcoin is still your best bet - CNBC
Wed Jul 11 00:26, 2018 GMT
Sioux Falls Argus Leader Inside BitMOR, a new cryptocurrency mining company in South Dakota Sioux Falls Argus Leader These miners aren't workers with pickaxes. They're boxes of electronics laboring to earn cryptocurrency – Bitcoin . BitMOR Inc. is likely the first cryptocurrency business of its kind in South Dakota, and still one of at most a handful of companies in ...
Inside BitMOR, a new cryptocurrency mining company in South Dakota - Sioux Falls Argus Leader
Wed Jul 11 01:59, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin is the best bet for cryptocurrency investors, says Wall Street trader CNBC Bitcoin is still the best bet for crypto investors as people are "functionally using" it, Bart Smith told CNBC. "If you want to own the asset that you can actually use today and that people are functionally using, it's bitcoin ," Smith, head of digital ...
Bitcoin is the best bet for cryptocurrency investors, says Wall Street trader - CNBC
Wed Jul 11 01:01, 2018 GMT
The CryptoKitties game arrives before HTC's blockchain phone.
HTC U12 Plus gets into virtual cat games ahead of Exodus blockchain phone - CNET
Tue Jul 10 21:04, 2018 GMT
Investopedia (blog) Bitcoin Prices Have Dropped This Year, But Hashrate Has Soared Investopedia (blog) According to a report by CoinJournal, the hashrate of the bitcoin network has soared in recent months, climbing by more than 100% in just 4 months. In June of 2018, the hashrate was more than 40 EH/s, as compared with the 2017 peak of about 13 EH/s.
Bitcoin Prices Have Dropped This Year, But Hashrate Has Soared - Investopedia (blog)
Tue Jul 10 20:34, 2018 GMT
CNBC A change in crypto markets could turn one bitcoin bear into bitcoin bull CNBC A change in crypto markets could turn one bitcoin bear into bitcoin bull. 3 Hours Ago. As bitcoin takes another dive, bitcoin bear Todd Colvin from Ambrosino Brothers ticks off what could turn him into a bull. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
A change in crypto markets could turn one bitcoin bear into bitcoin bull - CNBC
Tue Jul 10 20:20, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Cryptocurrency Concept Is a 'Fallacy' Says Finnish Central Bank Advisor CoinDesk Zeroing in on the true functions of bitcoin , Grym draws parallels between how bitcoin works and how a traditional bank functions. First, with bitcoin , the accountants in a traditional bank are akin to the miners. Second, the centralized ledger held by ...
Cryptocurrency Concept Is a 'Fallacy' Says Finnish Central Bank Advisor - CoinDesk
Tue Jul 10 19:40, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockchain Platform to Reward Creatives With Royalties Cointelegraph Austrian startup Qravity has developed a payment method that aims to help digital entertainment producers and creatives receive royalties for their work, and improve creative collaboration and content distribution. David Brandstaetter, the CEO and ...
Blockchain Platform to Reward Creatives With Royalties - Cointelegraph
Tue Jul 10 20:49, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin bear says there's one thing he needs to see to turn bullish CNBC One bitcoin bear is holding out for change in the cryptocurrency market. “After the move we've seen it's very difficult in the short term to be bullish,” Todd Colvin, analyst at Ambrosino Brothers, told CNBC's “Futures Now” on Tuesday. There is one ...
Bitcoin bear says there's one thing he needs to see to turn bullish - CNBC
Tue Jul 10 21:05, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Bitcoin Today: Say So Long to $7000 as Prices Tumble TheStreet.com Bitcoin stumbled more than 4% by afternoon action Tuesday as bulls hoping for a bid toward $7,000 lost momentum. The top cryptocurrency by market value fell close to $6,320 after nearing $6,800 just a day earlier. Technical analysis from Coindesk ... and more »
Bitcoin Today: Say So Long to $7000 as Prices Tumble - TheStreet.com
Tue Jul 10 21:45, 2018 GMT
A apparent censorship to appease China led to a bug that crashed iPhones when the Taiwan emoji was used, according to Wired.
iPhone crash? Might have been China's dislike for Taiwan's flag - CNET
Tue Jul 10 16:31, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin And Cryptocurrency Funds Are Down 50% YTD. Lee's Dec. 31 Bitcoin Forecast Is Still $25000 Forbes Hedge Fund Research, or HFR, has developed two indexes that track the performance of fund managers that invest in cryptocurrencies and Blockchain technology. For the month of June, its cryptocurrency index dropped 23%, which puts it down 49% in the ... and more »
Bitcoin And Cryptocurrency Funds Are Down 50% YTD. Lee's Dec. 31 Bitcoin Forecast Is Still $25000 - Forbes
Tue Jul 10 13:34, 2018 GMT
Forbes Top 10 New Blockchain Companies To Watch For In 2018 Forbes Almost every list I've read that aims to share information about the top crypto and/or blockchain companies to keep an eye out for, almost always includes Bitcoin and Ether. There's only one problem with this--these aren't new and most people know or ...
Top 10 New Blockchain Companies To Watch For In 2018 - Forbes
Tue Jul 10 17:29, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Looks Likely To End The Year Around $10000 Barring Positive Regulatory News Forbes Bitcoin prices continued their decline for a second consecutive month to reach $5,755 in late June before partially reversing those losses and ending the month above $6,000. This marks a nearly 70% decline in value for the cryptocurrency from the all ... Bitcoin is down 66%. But it still may be the future of money CNNMoney What's Next for Bitcoin ? Bloomberg Bitcoin (BTC) Ethereum (ETH) Price Analysis – Searching for Signals GlobalCoinReport Markets Insider  - Cointelegraph  - Bitcoin News (press release) all 90 news articles »
Bitcoin Looks Likely To End The Year Around $10000 Barring Positive Regulatory News - Forbes
Tue Jul 10 18:28, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Is Internet Censorship Affecting Chinese Culture? Forbes How is censorship and internet control affecting Chinese culture? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world. Answer by Juliana Liu, Senior Editor ...
How Is Internet Censorship Affecting Chinese Culture? - Forbes
Tue Jul 10 14:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Better Or Worse, Telegram Keeping Cryptocurrency Startups Alive Forbes Shutterstock. If you want to raise some money in cryptocurrency for your garage band startup with a revolutionary this or a decentralized that, messaging app Telegram is the game in town. It's not the only game, but it's the game. ... “Facebook blocked ... The ICO Scams Hurting Energy Blockchain's Credibility Greentech Media all 51 news articles »
Better Or Worse, Telegram Keeping Cryptocurrency Startups Alive - Forbes
Tue Jul 10 15:11, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Was Never Just a Computer Program Bloomberg Journalist Paul Vigna, this week's guest on Masters in Business, remembers learning of a small conference during the summer of 2013 about cryptocurrencies and blockchain . Few journalists showed much interest, so he took it upon himself to attend.
Bitcoin Was Never Just a Computer Program - Bloomberg
Tue Jul 10 14:16, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ethereum's Joe Lubin: We're Moving Into Phase Two of ETH Blockchain 'This Year' Cointelegraph As an example, Lubin mentioned Plasma, Ethereum's on-chain scaling solution, which was introduced back in August 2017 by Vitalik Buterin and Joseph Poon - the creator of Bitcoin's own “layer two” solution, dubbed Lightning Network. Lubin's co-panelist ...
Ethereum's Joe Lubin: We're Moving Into Phase Two of ETH Blockchain 'This Year' - Cointelegraph
Tue Jul 10 13:45, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney Bitcoin is down 66%. But it still may be the future of money CNNMoney Goldman Sachs (GS) has said it will begin futures trading in bitcoin contracts, a move that should ultimately be good for bitcoin and other leading cryptocurrencies that rely on blockchain . "Volatility may decrease, which isn't great for traders and ...
Bitcoin is down 66%. But it still may be the future of money - CNNMoney
Tue Jul 10 13:00, 2018 GMT
The Verge The Finney is a $1000 dual-screen blockchain phone that's endorsed by Lionel Messi The Verge Sirin Labs is getting all the buzzwords in with phrases like decentralized economy, decentralized app stores, cold-storage wallets, and secure blockchain transactions. This isn't intended to be a bitcoin -stashing phone, however; the default digital ...
The Finney is a $1000 dual-screen blockchain phone that's endorsed by Lionel Messi - The Verge
Tue Jul 10 12:58, 2018 GMT
Quartz As bitcoin declines, Coinbase's app is dropping in popularity Quartz The bear market for bitcoin and other virtual tokens has dragged down Coinbase, a digital-asset exchange and darling of the crypto-startup world. As prices plunge, the exchange's download ranking has fallen to its lowest level among US finance apps ... and more »
As bitcoin declines, Coinbase's app is dropping in popularity - Quartz
Tue Jul 10 12:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Heads for Its Biggest Drop in More Than Two Weeks Bloomberg ... cryptocurrency dropped as much as 6 percent on Wednesday, putting it on course for its worst day since June 22, according to composite prices compiled by Bloomberg at 7:42 a.m. in New York. The move was reflected in its peers, with Ripple, Ethereum  ...
Bitcoin Heads for Its Biggest Drop in More Than Two Weeks - Bloomberg
Tue Jul 10 11:15, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Blockchain Is Coming for the Charitable-Industrial Complex Bloomberg The company uses Ethereum blockchain technology to create digital cats that users then buy, sometimes for more than $100,000, and then use them to breed and create more cats. The new cat being auctioned, named Honu, will raise funds for charities ...
Blockchain Is Coming for the Charitable-Industrial Complex - Bloomberg
Tue Jul 10 10:03, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Established Cosplay Platform Turns to Blockchain to Tackle Harassment and Copyright Issues Cointelegraph Proposed solutions for these issues include the specially designed Cosplay Token (COT), which would make it easier for players to receive payments, a system where copyrights can be recorded on blockchain , revenues can be distributed through smart ...
Established Cosplay Platform Turns to Blockchain to Tackle Harassment and Copyright Issues - Cointelegraph
Tue Jul 10 11:04, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Bull Bias Fades as Price Drops Below $6.5K Coindesk Bitcoin (BTC) is on the defensive today and could suffer deeper losses in the next few days should the bulls fail to defend the key moving average (MA) support, technical charts indicate. The leading cryptocurrency looked vulnerable to a pullback 24 ...
Bitcoin Bull Bias Fades as Price Drops Below $6.5K - Coindesk
Tue Jul 10 11:19, 2018 GMT
“When you hold the mirror up to nature and up to a totalitarian regime, it recognises it and attempts to stamp it out” The post Challenging authority: Shakespeare and radical theatre today appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Challenging authority: Shakespeare and radical theatre today
Tue Jul 10 08:18, 2018 GMT
CNBC Cryptocurrency start-up suffers 'security breach,' theft of $13.5 million worth of digital tokens CNBC The Israeli start-up said Monday that a cryptocurrency wallet on its network had been compromised, leading to the theft of $12.5 million worth of ethereum and $1 million worth of the lesser-known token Pundi X. Ethereum ... Your wallet and your funds ... and more »
Cryptocurrency start-up suffers 'security breach,' theft of $13.5 million worth of digital tokens - CNBC
Tue Jul 10 04:05, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk BitGo Adds 57 Ethereum Tokens In Largest-Ever Custody Service Expansion CoinDesk Founded in 2013, BitGo has become an industry leader managing wallets at crypto exchanges, but to date, its service has been limited to larger protocols like bitcoin and ethereum . (Indeed, the overall lack of options has even led traditional custodians ...
BitGo Adds 57 Ethereum Tokens In Largest-Ever Custody Service Expansion - CoinDesk
Tue Jul 10 02:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Chinese Regulator Warns Against “Mythologizing” Blockchain Cointelegraph The head of the international department of the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission has warned against “mythologizing” blockchain technology, news outlet South China Morning Post reported July 9. Speaking at the 5th Fintech Bund ... Top China regulator warns against 'mythologising' blockchain technology South China Morning Post all 3 news articles »
Chinese Regulator Warns Against “Mythologizing” Blockchain - Cointelegraph
Tue Jul 10 00:49, 2018 GMT
Los Angeles Times ' Bitcoin Maven' sentenced to a year in prison for money laundering Los Angeles Times Tetley, a former stockbroker turned bitcoin enthusiast who called herself “ Bitcoin Maven,” will also pay a $20,000 fine and give up nearly $300,000 in cash, 25 gold bars and 40 bitcoin — worth about $270,000 as of Monday afternoon — that federal ... and more »
'Bitcoin Maven' sentenced to a year in prison for money laundering - Los Angeles Times
Tue Jul 10 00:05, 2018 GMT
BGR China central bank brags about killing Bitcoin trading in the country BGR Bitcoin had a fantastic run last year, but the fun only lasted until January 2018 when a variety of factors contributed to Bitcoin's massive fall. Fears of regulation in multiple markets were often cited as the main reason for Bitcoin's fall from grace ... Chinese Yuan Now Accounts for Less Than 1% of Bitcoin Trades, Says PBoC Report Cointelegraph China brags its cryptocurrency ban has practically killed local Bitcoin ... TNW Report: China's Cryptocurrency Ban Sees Successful Results Ethereum World News (blog) CCN  - Bitcoin News (press release)  - Xinhua all 20 news articles »
China central bank brags about killing Bitcoin trading in the country - BGR
Mon Jul 9 23:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Former World Bank Chief Economist: Bitcoin Will Fail as Governments Increase Regulation Cointelegraph Joseph Stiglitz, Kenneth Rogoff, and Nouriel Roubini all made statements arguing that Bitcoin will fail as a currency, namely criticizing the cryptocurrency's absence of intrinsic value and its price volatility. Stiglitz, a Nobel Prize-winning ... Nobel-winning economist: Authorities will bring down 'hammer' on bitcoin CNBC Ignorance is Bliss! Reactionary Economists Keep Yelling at Bitcoin Bitcoinist Bitcoin price warning: BTC will drop to '$100' after being 'regulated into oblivion' Express.co.uk all 8 news articles »
Former World Bank Chief Economist: Bitcoin Will Fail as Governments Increase Regulation - Cointelegraph
Mon Jul 9 18:33, 2018 GMT
Investopedia (blog) Bitcoin or Altcoin: Can One of Them Replace Fiat? Investopedia (blog) Places that have accepted bitcoin [in the past] started accepting litecoin or ethereum . There are even ATMs which offer bitcoin cash. Though, bitcoin is still dominant." In the end, it's difficult to assess which cryptocurrency may be able to break ...
Bitcoin or Altcoin: Can One of Them Replace Fiat? - Investopedia (blog)
Mon Jul 9 22:08, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk $7K Back in Play? Price Indicators Shift In Bitcoin Rally's Favor CoinDesk It may not have been the asset's biggest rally, but it's hard to say bitcoin isn't building on gains. Since hitting an annual low of $5,785 in June, bitcoin has increased roughly 15 percent against the U.S. dollar, and technical indicators suggest the ...
$7K Back in Play? Price Indicators Shift In Bitcoin Rally's Favor - CoinDesk
Mon Jul 9 21:01, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Bitcoin Today: The Bid for $7000 Continues TheStreet.com Bitcoin prices traded in a narrow range again on Monday, continuing a trend the largest cryptocurrency by market value has exhibited for several days this month. Here's what you need to know in cryptocurrency news for Monday, July 9. and more »
Bitcoin Today: The Bid for $7000 Continues - TheStreet.com
Mon Jul 9 20:33, 2018 GMT
CNBC Nobel-winning economist: Authorities will bring down 'hammer' on bitcoin CNBC Proponents of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin say the digital money and the public ledger technology underneath — known as blockchain — will revolutionize our daily lives, from transacting to harnessing personal data. Critics, however, voice ... Bitcoin price warning: BTC will drop to '$100' after being 'regulated into oblivion' Express.co.uk all 6 news articles »
Nobel-winning economist: Authorities will bring down 'hammer' on bitcoin - CNBC
Mon Jul 9 12:57, 2018 GMT
Could blockchain technology transform homebuying in Cook County — and beyond? - Chicago Tribune. From the opening bid to the close of the sale, the process of buying a house is likely the most convoluted, complex and redundant that most consumers face. Blockchain technology could change that — eventually. In Illinois, officials at the Cook County ...
Could blockchain technology transform homebuying in Cook County — and beyond? - Chicago Tribune
Mon Jul 9 18:55, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Maybe This Trend Really Is Your Friend When It Comes to Bitcoin Bloomberg This technical indicator may show the world's largest cryptocurrency is bucking a selling trend and gearing up for a price increase. Divergence Analysis Inc.'s (DVAN) Buying and Selling Pressure Indicator may be signaling positive times ahead for ...
Maybe This Trend Really Is Your Friend When It Comes to Bitcoin - Bloomberg
Mon Jul 9 19:31, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin (BTC) To Be Worth $100 Million Per Coin By 2030? Yahoo Finance Bitcoin (BTC) is on its way to world dominion, and any currency that stands in its way will experience demonetization or Hyperbitcoinization. Those are the sentiments held by leading cryptocurrency philosopher, Daniel Krawisz, who believes the ... and more »
Bitcoin (BTC) To Be Worth $100 Million Per Coin By 2030? - Yahoo Finance
Mon Jul 9 18:37, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Walmart's Latest Patent Unveils Blockchain -Based Delivery Management System Cointelegraph U.S. retail giant Walmart's latest blockchain -related patent application describes a “secure” delivery management system, according to a filing published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) July 5. The newly published application, entitled ... and more »
Walmart's Latest Patent Unveils Blockchain-Based Delivery Management System - Cointelegraph
Mon Jul 9 17:08, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Insiders say they think ethereum is a better investment than bitcoin Business Insider According to new data from New York-based law firm Foley and Lardner, a group of insiders say that among cryptocurrencies like bitcoin , Dash, and Monero, they believe ethereum to be the best bet. 38% of respondents picked ethereum as the best ...
Insiders say they think ethereum is a better investment than bitcoin - Business Insider
Mon Jul 9 16:40, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch TrustToken opens its dollar-backed cryptocurrency to accredited investors TechCrunch The TrueUSD coin can be used as a stalking horse to secure investments in Ethereum , Bitcoin , Tether, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, Monero, 0x and NEO, according to a statement from the company. Every TrueUSD token is redeemable one-for-one with U.S. dollars ...
TrustToken opens its dollar-backed cryptocurrency to accredited investors - TechCrunch
Mon Jul 9 16:40, 2018 GMT
At this point, who isn’t mining for cryptocurrency?
Google co-founder Sergey Brin says he's mining Ethereum too
Mon Jul 9 15:01, 2018 GMT
Fortune Ethereum -Based Blockchain Betting Platform Augur Just Launched. Here's Why It's Not Married to Either Fortune Blockchain , the technology behind Bitcoin that distributes several copies of a ledger to multiple parties, has been touted as a way to speed up transactions and lower their cost. And because no single party controls the system—unlike in the case of ... and more »
Ethereum-Based Blockchain Betting Platform Augur Just Launched. Here's Why It's Not Married to Either - Fortune
Mon Jul 9 14:16, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Metals Exchange Forms Blockchain Group to Modernize Minerals Industry CoinDesk To that end, Open Mineral – a startup established by a group of former employees from commodity trading and mining giant Glencore – said it has already started working with the ethereum startup ConsenSys to develop a platform dubbed Minerac. The firm ... and more »
Metals Exchange Forms Blockchain Group to Modernize Minerals Industry - CoinDesk
Mon Jul 9 14:54, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship welcomes the decision to acquit Angolan journalist and winner of the 2015 Index on Censorship Freedom of Expression Award for Journalism, Rafael Marques de Morais, along with Mariano Brás Lourenço, of defamation and slander The post Angola: Index welcomes acquittal of Rafael Marques de Morais appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Angola: Index welcomes acquittal of Rafael Marques de Morais
Mon Jul 9 10:01, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk A16z Leads $45 Million Raise for Blockchain Startup Oasis Labs CoinDesk Cloud computing startup Oasis Labs successfully raised $45 million in a private token pre-sale to develop a blockchain platform aimed to rival Amazon Web Services ... "In our experiments we see performance orders of magnitude greater than Ethereum . and more »
A16z Leads $45 Million Raise for Blockchain Startup Oasis Labs - CoinDesk
Mon Jul 9 11:30, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Constrained Below Key Resistance at $6800 CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) rally has stalled near a key resistance range and a minor pullback could recharge the engine for a much-awaited move toward the $7,000 mark. At press time, the premiere cryptocurrency is flatlined at $6,710 on Bitfinex, having clocked an ...
Bitcoin Price Constrained Below Key Resistance at $6800 - CoinDesk
Mon Jul 9 11:27, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg What's Next for Bitcoin ? Bloomberg How do imitators like Ethereum , Ripple's XRP and Bitcoin Cash work? Should I buy it? Where do cryptocurrencies fit ... used by so-called Bitcoin miners. And all the new currencies revolve around what's seen as Bitcoin's real innovation — blockchain , a ... and more »
What's Next for Bitcoin? - Bloomberg
Mon Jul 9 12:00, 2018 GMT
Show Us Yours: Some people use dual computer monitors. Some people have a goldfish. Some people mine Bitcoin. And then there's Christian from Quebec.
Bitcoin mining faces a piranha in this crazy multi-monitor home office - CNET
Mon Jul 9 08:47, 2018 GMT
Irish Tech News The Big Challenge Facing BlockChain Adoption in the Finance Sector Irish Tech News “Banks will always criticize blockchain and cryptocurrency because they are the 'people's currency' that can't be controlled by them. Banks react with suspicion towards these projects and are nervous because cryptocurrencies can take control away from ...
The Big Challenge Facing BlockChain Adoption in the Finance Sector - Irish Tech News
Mon Jul 9 10:44, 2018 GMT
TNW China brags its cryptocurrency ban has practically killed local Bitcoin trading TNW Huobi was forced to move its operations to the more crypto-friendly Singapore, while OKCoin, rebranded as OKEx, was embraced by the now blockchain -positive paradise Malta. Binance too was suddenly chased to the Mediterranean island after ... Although ... Bitcoin Yuan Trading Below 1% of Global Total after Crackdown, Says China's Central Bank CCN Bitcoin tycoon Li Xiaolai's foul-mouthed rant New Zealand Herald PBoC: Bitcoin Trading in Chinese Currency Drops Below 1% of World Total Bitcoin News (press release) all 7 news articles »
China brags its cryptocurrency ban has practically killed local Bitcoin trading - TNW
Mon Jul 9 10:02, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price warning: BTC will drop to '$100' after being 'regulated into oblivion' Express.co.uk The meeting has been viewed by industry onlookers as a positive step, and Kevin Murcko, CEO of cryptocurrency exchange CoinMetro argued that the Treasury hearing "set the right tone for the future of crypto-assets in the UK – one that reconciles the ... and more »
Bitcoin price warning: BTC will drop to '$100' after being 'regulated into oblivion' - Express.co.uk
Mon Jul 9 05:02, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Incent cryptocurrency loyalty program launches in Australia ZDNet Sydney-based startup Incent Loyalty has launched its loyalty program in Australia, rewarding members with its INCNT digital coin for online purchases. The blockchain -based loyalty program already claims over 300 retailers on board, including Catch.com ... and more »
Incent cryptocurrency loyalty program launches in Australia - ZDNet
Mon Jul 9 11:09, 2018 GMT
Fathy stands accused of “belonging to a banned group”, promoting “ideas calling for terrorist acts”, and “disseminating false news” The post Egypt: Activist Amal Fathy to stand trial on 15 July appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Egypt: Activist Amal Fathy to stand trial on 15 July
Mon Jul 9 09:17, 2018 GMT
Forbes New Paper Reveals Massive Bitcoin Backing Forbes Bitcoin and cryptocurrency have been handed huge support this morning from researchers at Imperial College London, who have said digital currencies are primed for mass adoption. According to the paper — entitled "Cryptocurrencies: Overcoming Barriers ... Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC in 'ugly period' but crypto still the 'next step' for money Express.co.uk all 10 news articles »
New Paper Reveals Massive Bitcoin Backing - Forbes
Mon Jul 9 09:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes New CryptoKitty For Charity Released At Blockchain Summit Hosted By Richard Branson Forbes Cats have owned the Internet for years and now thanks to CryptoKitties, cats have become a defining feature of the Ethereum blockchain . And although the world's leading blockchain game is most well-known for letting crypto enthusiasts breed and collect ...
New CryptoKitty For Charity Released At Blockchain Summit Hosted By Richard Branson - Forbes
Mon Jul 9 06:56, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin vs Altcoins: Which Cryptocurrency Is the Most Usable as Money? Cointelegraph Not only have Bitcoin , Ethereum and the rest produced the "greatest bubble in history," but they're "neither a serious method of payment nor a good way to store capital" — at least according to the Bank of America and Nouriel "Dr Doom" Roubini ... 6 Recent Bitcoin Price Predictions from Industry Experts - Bitcoinist ... Bitcoinist Five Universities Offer Crypto Courses in Spain, Argentina and Venezuela Bitcoin News (press release) Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Are Soaring Again—For Now Fortune UseTheBitcoin (press release)  - Express.co.uk  - CCN all 122 news articles »
Bitcoin vs Altcoins: Which Cryptocurrency Is the Most Usable as Money? - Cointelegraph
Mon Jul 9 05:43, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Price Analysis - Bearish in the interim Brave New Coin Despite declining daily transactions, NVT has begun to decrease, suggesting more on-chain value is being transmitted. SegWit and batching have massively improved scalability going forward for the next swath of heavy network usage. Although many ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Analysis - Bearish in the interim - Brave New Coin
Mon Jul 9 05:02, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Ascending Channel Below Major Support newsBTC RSI is turning lower to indicate a return in selling pressure, possibly enough to take bitcoin back down for a test of the short-term floor, which is also near the 100 SMA dynamic inflection point. Stochastic is also pointing back down without even ... and more »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Ascending Channel Below Major Support - newsBTC
Mon Jul 9 02:01, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Walmart Looks to Blockchain for Better Package Tracking CoinDesk Walmart has yet another delivery-focused blockchain patent in the works. The application published on July 5 is entitled "Delivery Reservation Apparatus and Method," and as suggested, it outlines a way for managing package reservations in the context ...
Walmart Looks to Blockchain for Better Package Tracking - CoinDesk
Mon Jul 9 00:04, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin (BTC) Technical Analysis newsBTC A simple Fibonacci retracement tool between Bitcoin's all time high low shows that prices are down roughly 65 percent from their 2017 peaks. Coincidentally, that's where we are seeing pockets of bull pressure. As we can see after the close of last week ...
Bitcoin (BTC) Technical Analysis - newsBTC
Mon Jul 9 04:42, 2018 GMT
The Economist Why bitcoin uses so much energy The Economist Bitcoin and most other cryptocurrencies are founded on the notion of an immutable ledger, called the blockchain , which comprises transfers of value from one party to another. Cryptocurrency “miners” seek results to a kind of algorithmic puzzle that ...
Why bitcoin uses so much energy - The Economist
Sun Jul 8 23:49, 2018 GMT
Hacked Crypotcurrency Prices Notch 17-Day High as Bitcoin Approaches Key Milestone Hacked In terms of altcoins, Ethereum prices traded above $500 Sunday for the first time in two-and-a-half weeks. The no. 2 cryptocurrency peaked at $503.20. At the time of writing, it was trading at $492. Bitcoin cash is currently trading 2.2% higher at $764.
Crypotcurrency Prices Notch 17-Day High as Bitcoin Approaches Key Milestone - Hacked
Sun Jul 8 21:08, 2018 GMT
Why Is Cryptocurrency Associated with Criminal Activity? CoinCentral Rather than hearing about all the successful ICOs, headlines pay far more attention to cryptocurrency scams. The wider public not involved in the cryptocurrency sphere may not hear about charitable donations being made in Bitcoin , or Ethereum building ... and more »
Why Is Cryptocurrency Associated with Criminal Activity? - CoinCentral
Sun Jul 8 22:26, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) Hodler's Digest, July 1-8: Finland Calls Bitcoin a 'Fallacy,' While EU Warns Against BTC Pessimists Like Robert Shiller Cointelegraph ... Centralized Cryptocurrency Exchanges. Vitalik Buterin, the co-founder of Ethereum , said this week that he hopes centralized exchanges will “burn in hell” due to their ability to determine which cryptocurrencies “become big” by charging “these crazy ... Five Universities Offer Crypto Courses in Spain, Argentina and Venezuela Bitcoin News (press release) Top 10 Richest Bitcoin Owners Over The Years UseTheBitcoin (press release) all 11 news articles »
Hodler's Digest, July 1-8: Finland Calls Bitcoin a 'Fallacy,' While EU Warns Against BTC Pessimists Like Robert Shiller - Cointelegraph
Sun Jul 8 15:03, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist 6 Recent Bitcoin Price Predictions from Industry Experts Bitcoinist A lot has been said about Bitcoin (BTC) $5939.81 +0.25% and its future. Many have weighed in on whether the cryptocurrency is going to surge past its January all-time-high or continue to decline in value. Here's a recap of how experts weighed in on the ...
6 Recent Bitcoin Price Predictions from Industry Experts - Bitcoinist
Sun Jul 8 14:57, 2018 GMT
Crypto Briefing One Month In, What Has The Coinbase Listing Meant for Ethereum Classic? Crypto Briefing Whilst most of the community agreed to a hardfork that would not honor the theft, the developers who subsequently became Ethereum Classic argued that rewriting the blockchain went against the principle of an immutable, decentralized record. This was ... and more »
One Month In, What Has The Coinbase Listing Meant for Ethereum Classic? - Crypto Briefing
Sun Jul 8 19:04, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets Rally, With Bitcoin Pushing $7K, Ethereum Close to $500 Cointelegraph Bitcoin is trading around $6,752 to press time, up 3 percent over the 24-hour period, bringing its weekly gains to a solid 6-7 percent. The top cryptocurrency gained over $230 in value in the space of a little over one hour this afternoon, seeing a ... Crypto Rebound: Bitcoin at $6800, Ethereum nears $500, Ripple at $0.487 AMBCrypto all 3 news articles »
Crypto Markets Rally, With Bitcoin Pushing $7K, Ethereum Close to $500 - Cointelegraph
Sun Jul 8 17:07, 2018 GMT
GeekWire 5 steps for consumer adoption of blockchain GeekWire With all the hype and money pouring into the blockchain and cryptocurrency market, it's important to recognize how young the industry is. Consumer adoption has not been achieved and most projects are yet to be live. Much is promised by blockchain ... and more »
5 steps for consumer adoption of blockchain - GeekWire
Sun Jul 8 16:13, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Sichuan floods blamed as cryptocurrency mining 'hashrate' dips Financial Times A combination of floods in Sichuan and heatwaves in Europe last week briefly dented the global “hashrate”, which measures crypto mining capacity — and offered a glimpse of what might happen if China succeeds in wiping out its bitcoin mining industry.
Sichuan floods blamed as cryptocurrency mining 'hashrate' dips - Financial Times
Sun Jul 8 10:05, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum (ETH) Going Higher Security with the New Vyper Language Introduced Ethereum World News (blog) The team behind the very potential Ethereum blockchain has released the Vyper language. Until now it is receiving very welcoming comments and feedback on social media and such. It is an improvement from the let-gone Serpent. Vyper brings an alternative ... and more »
Ethereum (ETH) Going Higher Security with the New Vyper Language Introduced - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Jul 8 13:14, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Blockchain for IoT: A Big Idea Meets Hard Design Questions CoinDesk If this scenario, first articulated a few years ago, comes to pass, devices ranging from refrigerators to automobiles would not only collect and share data as part of the emerging internet of things (IoT), they would also be endowed with cryptocurrency ... and more »
Blockchain for IoT: A Big Idea Meets Hard Design Questions - CoinDesk
Sun Jul 8 13:06, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur Tangle Might Untangle the Blockages in Blockchain Scale-up Entrepreneur As per cryptocurrency wallet Blockchain .info, the number of daily bitcoin transactions grew from one in January 2009 to 4.9 lakh in December 2017. The most promising use case for blockchain , other than cryptocurrencies, has been internet ... and more »
Tangle Might Untangle the Blockages in Blockchain Scale-up - Entrepreneur
Sun Jul 8 12:13, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk What Happened When A Secret Bitcoin Key Went Public CoinDesk However, as explained by Pavol Rusnak, CTO of SatoshiLabs, the danger is presently limited to only one cryptocurrency , according to a script he ran checking the "sources of all altcoins on GitHub" and finding "only one that still has the alert key ...
What Happened When A Secret Bitcoin Key Went Public - CoinDesk
Sun Jul 8 12:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: The Bigger the Base, the Higher the Space? Bitcoinist Bitcoin continues to trade near yearly lows and many investors are taking comfort in the popular saying, 'The bigger the base, the higher the space.' but has the digital currency actually found a bottom yet?
Bitcoin Price Analysis: The Bigger the Base, the Higher the Space? - Bitcoinist
Sun Jul 8 11:09, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Bitcoin and cryptocurrency is 'the next natural step for the global economy', Imperial academics claim Telegraph.co.uk The study, commissioned by cryptocurrency exchange eToro, presents research from Professor William Knottenbelt and Dr Zeynup Gurguc, who claim that digital coins like Bitcoin or Ethereum have already passed one of the three fundamental tests to ... and more »
Bitcoin and cryptocurrency is 'the next natural step for the global economy', Imperial academics claim - Telegraph.co.uk
Sun Jul 8 09:20, 2018 GMT
Hacked Bitcoin Price Jumps Above $6800 as Momentum Builds Hacked Bitcoin , and Cryptocurrencies more generally, have seen a plethora of good news this week. For instance, South Korea (which is a major trading market) announced that they were loosening restrictions on all manners of cryptocurrency trading across the ...
Bitcoin Price Jumps Above $6800 as Momentum Builds - Hacked
Sun Jul 8 04:27, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance 'I definitely personally hope centralized exchanges burn in hell:' Ethereum founder blasts the most powerful players ... Yahoo Finance When bitcoin , the original cryptocurrency , was founded in 2008 by the anonymous Satoshi Nakomoto, the point was to create a decentralized financial future that renders middlemen useless. Nearly 10 years later, the centralized exchanges — those folks ... Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Blasts Centralized Crypto Exchanges: 'I ... Cointelegraph The future of Ethereum looks bright TechCrunch Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Hopes Centralized Exchanges ... CCN Observer  - TechCrunch all 38 news articles »
'I definitely personally hope centralized exchanges burn in hell:' Ethereum founder blasts the most powerful players ... - Yahoo Finance
Sat Jul 7 20:25, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Castbox turns to blockchain to help podcasters get paid TechCrunch Late last month, Castbox introduced Contentbox, an attempt help podcast hosts and producers make some actual money off their product. It's been something of an on-going struggle since the dawn of the medium. Longtime listeners no doubt recognize all ...
Castbox turns to blockchain to help podcasters get paid - TechCrunch
Sat Jul 7 18:04, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Hype 'Has Barely Even Begun,' Says Blockbid COO Bitcoinist Only 1 percent of the global population owning any cryptocurrency and news of banks and financial institutions looking incorporate blockchain technology and invest in cryptocurrencies, I think there will be a more mainstream adoption in the coming 18 ...
Bitcoin Hype 'Has Barely Even Begun,' Says Blockbid COO - Bitcoinist
Sat Jul 7 16:08, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Facebook Director of Engineering Moves to Same Position at ... Cointelegraph Evan Cheng, Facebook's Director of Engineering of three years, has now moved to the same position at the company's recently established blockchain team, ... Facebook Has a New Director of Engineering for Blockchain CoinDesk Facebook's Blockchain Division Has a New Director of Engineering CCN One of Facebook's most senior engineers just became Director of Engineering, Blockchain TechCrunch LinkedIn all 19 news articles »
Facebook Director of Engineering Moves to Same Position at ... - Cointelegraph
Sat Jul 7 19:10, 2018 GMT
Beyond Ethereum: The battle to own blockchain's 'layer two' - VentureBeat. Ethereum — as the current incumbent among general-purpose permissionless blockchains — has to date offered the best resources, tooling, and incentives for developers to build on top of its protocol. These “layer-two” projects combine off-chain ...
Beyond Ethereum: The battle to own blockchain's 'layer two' - VentureBeat
Sat Jul 7 14:57, 2018 GMT
Plasma: An Innovative Framework to Scale Ethereum CoinCentral Plasma is a framework to scale Ethereum blockchain's processing power, and the brainchild of Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of Ethereum , and Joseph Poon. Prior to this project, Joseph Poon ... Currently, Ethereum can process approximately 15 transactions ...
Plasma: An Innovative Framework to Scale Ethereum - CoinCentral
Sat Jul 7 18:12, 2018 GMT
newsBTC New Ethereum Language Vyper Will Make ETH Blockchain More Secure newsBTC The new Ethereum language Vyper has been released and is so far getting enthusiastic reviews and comments on social media. The language which is an upgrade from the discarded Serpent offers developers an alternative to Solidity with some early ...
New Ethereum Language Vyper Will Make ETH Blockchain More Secure - newsBTC
Sat Jul 7 16:02, 2018 GMT
newsBTC One Fifth of Bitcoin is Permanently Lost, Real Supply of BTC is Very Low newsBTC Stories of lost Bitcoins, abandoned in old laptops, being dug out when cryptocurrency began to surge only to prove inaccessible have become part of crypto folklore. People obsessing over PIN numbers and passwords standing in the way of a new car, ...
One Fifth of Bitcoin is Permanently Lost, Real Supply of BTC is Very Low - newsBTC
Sat Jul 7 11:00, 2018 GMT
MyCentralJersey.com KryptaPurchase of Hillsborough makes cryptocurrency safer and easier MyCentralJersey.com Not only that, but the volatile nature of the cryptocurrency market, as seen in the rise and fall of Bitcoin , scares away many investors. READ: Imagine: Is bitcoin's promise of a universal currency ready ... Package one focuses on the most popular and ...
KryptaPurchase of Hillsborough makes cryptocurrency safer and easier - MyCentralJersey.com
Sat Jul 7 13:25, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Watch all the interviews from TechCrunch Sessions: Blockchain TechCrunch What a day. Yesterday, hundreds of people gathered in Zug, Switzerland for TechCrunch Sessions: Blockchain . In addition to some of the key people of the Ethereum Foundation, the team interviewed the entrepreneurs behind Binance, Coinbase, ConsenSys ... and more »
Watch all the interviews from TechCrunch Sessions: Blockchain - TechCrunch
Sat Jul 7 13:25, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Blasts Centralized Crypto Exchanges: 'I Hope They Burn in Hell' Cointelegraph The degree of decentralization of Ethereum itself has been put in question by some experts, who cite, for example, the possibility of collusion between mining pools to manipulate the network. As of press time, Ethereum is the second largest ... The future of Ethereum looks bright | TechCrunch TechCrunch Ethereum Sharding Slated for 2020: Ethereum Foundation ... - CCN CCN Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Is Inspired By How WeChat Recovers Passwords Observer all 25 news articles »
Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Blasts Centralized Crypto Exchanges: 'I Hope They Burn in Hell' - Cointelegraph
Sat Jul 7 13:08, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk With Journalists on Ethereum , Will Fake News Meet Its Match? CoinDesk The Civil platform is based on the ethereum blockchain , a distributed ledger that could allow newsrooms to post content no single party can alter or take down, while ethereum -based smart contracts could enable innovative methods of earning and ...
With Journalists on Ethereum, Will Fake News Meet Its Match? - CoinDesk
Sat Jul 7 07:01, 2018 GMT
CNBC Changing the male dominance of the cryptocurrency industry CNBC In fact, men make up more than 91 percent of the bitcoin community, according to Coin Dance, a community for those interested in bitcoin . ... Women discuss cryptocurrency over breakfast at a meeting in Manhattan. ... who have faced misogyny or ...
Changing the male dominance of the cryptocurrency industry - CNBC
Sat Jul 7 09:05, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin's Past, Present, and Future: This Week's Review Bitcoinist Bitcoin was the first blockchain based cryptocurrency and is still the market leader based on market capitalization. However, even as the benchmark in the crypto ecosystem, it remains exceptionally volatile. and more »
Bitcoin's Past, Present, and Future: This Week's Review - Bitcoinist
Sat Jul 7 10:59, 2018 GMT
Kyiv Post OSCE issues rebuke to Ukraine over draft internet censorship law Kyiv Post OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Harlem Désir called on the Ukrainian lawmakers to review a draft bill that would allow the State Security Service to block websites declared as threatening to Ukraine's national security without a court ...
OSCE issues rebuke to Ukraine over draft internet censorship law - Kyiv Post
Sat Jul 7 03:36, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph FedEx Institute Partners With Pharmacy to Use Blockchain for Cancer Medicine Distribution Cointelegraph The FedEx Institute of Technology has announced its partnership with pharmacy services company Good Shepherd Pharmacy to develop new blockchain -based infrastructure to help cancer patients get medications, news outlet Commercial Appeal reported ... and more »
FedEx Institute Partners With Pharmacy to Use Blockchain for Cancer Medicine Distribution - Cointelegraph
Sat Jul 7 00:15, 2018 GMT
Barron's Blockchain Could Help Fix Proxy Voting Problems Barron's The replicated data and advanced cryptography make blockchain software preferable to most other internet-based voting systems. Though it's most associated with bitcoin , blockchain has been embraced by card-carrying members of the financial and legal ...
Blockchain Could Help Fix Proxy Voting Problems - Barron's
Fri Jul 6 21:47, 2018 GMT
CNBC Winklevoss stays bullish on bitcoin , hires NYSE CIO to his firm, Gemini CNBC Gemini, a New York-based cryptocurrency exchange, made a significant hire: New York Stock Exchange Chief Information Officer Robert Cornish. Gemini President Cameron Winklevoss told CNBC in an interview that Cornish will help build out its ... Winklevoss twins' cryptocurrency firm hires NYSE executive CNNMoney New York Stock Exchange Executive to Join Winklevoss Bitcoin Firm Wall Street Journal Winklevoss Brothers Hire Former NYSE Exec To Help Run Gemini Cryptocurrency Exchange Forbes all 25 news articles »
Winklevoss stays bullish on bitcoin, hires NYSE CIO to his firm, Gemini - CNBC
Fri Jul 6 21:25, 2018 GMT
MIT Technology Review Bitcoin's inherent economics could keep it from ever being very important MIT Technology Review The cost of running the Bitcoin blockchain today is on the order of $100,000 per 10 minutes, whereas the cost of attacking the system is in the neighborhood of $1.5 billion to $2 billion, according to Budish's calculations. A big reason an attack is so ...
Bitcoin's inherent economics could keep it from ever being very important - MIT Technology Review
Fri Jul 6 20:04, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Cloud Provider Xunlei Launches Blockchain File System CoinDesk Chinese technology company Xunlei Limited, known to some as the BitTorrent of China, announced Friday that it has launched a new distributed file system aimed at supporting blockchain platforms. The ThunderChain File System (TCFS), as well as three ... and more »
Cloud Provider Xunlei Launches Blockchain File System - CoinDesk
Fri Jul 6 22:19, 2018 GMT
EDITORIAL: When your TV starts watching you, it's time to demand greater privacy - Chicago Sun-Times. In a more innocent time, a 1993 New Yorker cartoon showed one pooch saying to another, “On the internet , nobody knows you're a dog.” Twenty-five years later, the days when people could stick a toe into the online world without compromising their ...
EDITORIAL: When your TV starts watching you, it's time to demand greater privacy - Chicago Sun-Times
Fri Jul 6 17:34, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur Basic Blockchain Lingo Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know Entrepreneur With all the buzz lately around blockchain technology, it can be tough to keep up. Given how fast this industry is growing, new terms are being introduced on a regular basis, and if you have wanted to learn more about crypto, the blockchain and what it ... and more »
Basic Blockchain Lingo Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know - Entrepreneur
Fri Jul 6 17:10, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Early uses of blockchain will barely be visible, says Hyperledger's Brian Behlendorf TechCrunch The blockchain revolution is coming, but you might not see it. That's the view of Brian Behlendorf, executive director of the Linux Foundation's Hyperledger Project. Speaking at the TC Sessions: Blockchain event in Zug, Switzerland, Behlendorf ...
Early uses of blockchain will barely be visible, says Hyperledger's Brian Behlendorf - TechCrunch
Fri Jul 6 17:40, 2018 GMT
CNBC Here's what seven experts have to say about bitcoin right now CNBC Bitcoin is having a wild ride in 2018. The digital currency began the year on high note. Bitcoin prices nearly reached $20,000 in December 2017 as investors poured into cryptocurrencies. But as this year went on, the crypto craze faded. By June ... and more »
Here's what seven experts have to say about bitcoin right now - CNBC
Fri Jul 6 16:26, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Bottom Or Just A Bitcoin Bounce? Forbes At the end of March, the large number of articles suggesting that Bitcoin would reach $20,000 or even a $100,000 in 2018 caught my interest, leading me to write “A Technical Lesson In Bitcoin ”. Since I consider Bitcoin an unsuitable investment or ...
Bitcoin Bottom Or Just A Bitcoin Bounce? - Forbes
Fri Jul 6 13:12, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Wall Street's Tom Lee Says Bitcoin Price to Hit $22K by Year's End, 'Can Reach $25K' Cointelegraph Financial market research firm Fundstrat's Tom Lee defended his position that Bitcoin (BTC) could trade at anywhere from $22,000 to $25,000 by the year's end, in two CNBC interviews Thursday, July 5. Lee made sure to clarify to reporters that his most ... Fundstrat's Tom Lee cuts his year-end bitcoin forecast to $20,000 CNBC Report Says Bitcoin Price Could Triple In 6 Months U.S. News & World Report Bitcoin Bull Tom Lee Maintains His $25000 Prediction for 2018 newsBTC CCN  - Bitcoinist  - Yahoo Finance all 39 news articles »
Wall Street's Tom Lee Says Bitcoin Price to Hit $22K by Year's End, 'Can Reach $25K' - Cointelegraph
Fri Jul 6 15:37, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Facebook Has a New Director of Engineering for Blockchain CoinDesk Facebook appears to be getting more serious about blockchain , having recently named an engineering director dedicated to the technology. The social media giant has appointed one of its senior engineers, Evan Cheng, as its first "director of engineering ... and more »
Facebook Has a New Director of Engineering for Blockchain - CoinDesk
Fri Jul 6 13:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes How This Boomer Is Uncovering The Cryptocurrency Craze Forbes Cryptocurrency starts at the blockchain . The blockchain is a system of online accounting developed by a person or group of people known by the pseudonym, Satoshi Nakamoto. It is an incorruptible (doesn't that sound promising) digital ledger of ...
How This Boomer Is Uncovering The Cryptocurrency Craze - Forbes
Fri Jul 6 16:07, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Builds Support As Price Stabilizes Forbes Bitcoin prices have started building support over the last few days, trading above a key price level after spending the last week consolidating. The cryptocurrency's price rose to nearly $6,800 on Wednesday, July 4, before falling to almost $6,450 the ... Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Could Break $6400 newsBTC all 68 news articles »
Bitcoin Builds Support As Price Stabilizes - Forbes
Fri Jul 6 16:12, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch The future of Ethereum looks bright TechCrunch In what amounted to one of the most far-reaching and interesting conversations at TC Sessions in Zug, Ethereum masterminds Vitalik Buterin, Justin Drake, and Karl Floersch spoke openly – and often candidly – about a bright future for Ethereum scaling ... and more »
The future of Ethereum looks bright - TechCrunch
Fri Jul 6 13:31, 2018 GMT
Forbes Are Bitcoin , Crypto Markets Rigged? Forbes When you don't have clear disclosure of buyers and sellers, this is a perennial problem. Who is behind big gains and losses when you don't know all of the players and what they're up to? That's been a nagging question in the cryptocurrency markets. Bitcoin Reaching $100k is 'Quite Likely,' Claims ADVFN CEO ... Bitcoinist all 9 news articles »
Are Bitcoin, Crypto Markets Rigged? - Forbes
Fri Jul 6 10:11, 2018 GMT
An internet privacy balancing act: The cost of 'free' apps American Enterprise Institute So that check on the developers via domain name address validation is no longer available due to the change in privacy law. This is true for many of the security tools used to filter out spam and malware in email systems, showing the complexity and ... and more »
An internet privacy balancing act: The cost of 'free' apps - American Enterprise Institute
Fri Jul 6 14:05, 2018 GMT
They must show how they would cope with a cyber-attack or tech failure, following problems at TSB.
Banks told to reveal tech meltdown plans
Fri Jul 6 11:17, 2018 GMT
Fortune A Traditional Stock Exchange Is Also Going to Trade Cryptocurrencies Like Bitcoin Fortune The TMX Group, which runs the Toronto Stock Exchange, announced its own cryptocurrency brokerage service earlier this year, and Intercontinental Exchange, which own the New York Stock Exchange, is reportedly also toying with the idea. ... And while it ... 'A new era for capital markets': The Swiss stock exchange is launching its own cryptocurrency exchange Business Insider Swiss bourse launches cryptocurrency platform Financial Times all 30 news articles »
A Traditional Stock Exchange Is Also Going to Trade Cryptocurrencies Like Bitcoin - Fortune
Fri Jul 6 11:03, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Stuck Between Key Chart Points, Bitcoin Price Seeks Direction CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) price is stuck in a $400 range defined by key technical levels and the direction of the breakout will likely set the tone for the next move in the cryptocurrency . The lower end of the trading range is $6,341 - double bottom neckline ... and more »
Stuck Between Key Chart Points, Bitcoin Price Seeks Direction - CoinDesk
Fri Jul 6 08:05, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum's Growing Gas Crisis (And What's Being Done to Stop It) CoinDesk Ethereum is in the midst of a "gas crisis." At least, that's according to Taylor Monahan, CEO of MyCrypto, who took to Twitter this week to remind users of best practices for setting transaction fees when using the world's second-largest blockchain ... and more »
Ethereum's Growing Gas Crisis (And What's Being Done to Stop It) - CoinDesk
Fri Jul 6 13:01, 2018 GMT
Sahika Erkonan never thought signing a petition meant singing away her life, her family or her country. Marooned in London, she faces an uncertain future The post Sahika Erkonan: Every dissenter in Turkish academia is at risk appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Sahika Erkonan: Every dissenter in Turkish academia is at risk
Fri Jul 6 08:25, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Parity's Jutta Steiner says the future of blockchain is many chains working together TechCrunch Popular existing public blockchains like Bitcoin and Ethereum were designed very early in a rapidly burgeoning market, and Steiner believes that the blockchain community will need to do a better job of working with existing systems in order to reach ...
Parity's Jutta Steiner says the future of blockchain is many chains working together - TechCrunch
Fri Jul 6 07:58, 2018 GMT
Quartz How Indian cryptocurrency exchanges are trying to survive Quartz In April, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) cracked the whip on cryptocurrency exchanges in the country. It sent a missive to all Indian lenders, asking them to terminate all banking relationships with these bourses by July 05. With the restrictions now ... Examining the Indian Government's Fight Against Cryptocurrency Bitcoinist India's cryptocurrency ban has already taken its first toll TNW Are you a Bitcoin investor? Here's what you need to do right away Business Today Bitcoin News (press release)  - Zebpay all 105 news articles »
How Indian cryptocurrency exchanges are trying to survive - Quartz
Fri Jul 6 09:54, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin's Lightning Network Could Play Havoc With The Bitcoin Price Forbes Bitcoin's Lightning Network has been hailed as the saviour of bitcoin transactions — the thing that will allow the clunky and encumbered original blockchain -based cryptocurrency to compete with the likes of more nimble bitcoin cash, dash coin, lite ...
Bitcoin's Lightning Network Could Play Havoc With The Bitcoin Price - Forbes
Fri Jul 6 07:31, 2018 GMT
Business Insider 'A new era for capital markets': The Swiss stock exchange is launching its own cryptocurrency exchange Business Insider SIX, the company that owns and operates the Swiss stock exchange, on Friday announced plans to launch a fully regulated cryptocurrency exchange, showing continued institutional interest in the space despite declining prices. The new SIX ... Bitcoin ... Swiss bourse launches cryptocurrency platform Financial Times all 17 news articles »
'A new era for capital markets': The Swiss stock exchange is launching its own cryptocurrency exchange - Business Insider
Thu Jul 5 21:58, 2018 GMT
CNBC Tom Lee: I want to be clear, bitcoin is going to $25000 by year end CNBC Bitcoin bull Tom Lee, Fundstrat, still believes the cryptocurrency will hit $25K by the end of this year. With CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders, Pete Najarian, Steve Grasso, Karen Finerman and Tim Seymour. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
Tom Lee: I want to be clear, bitcoin is going to $25000 by year end - CNBC
Fri Jul 6 03:52, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk India's Ruling Party Accused of Involvement in 'Mega Bitcoin Scam' CoinDesk The Indian National Congress (INC) party, the largest political party in the nation, is accusing the ruling Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) of money laundering through bitcoin . INC, more commonly known as the Congress Party, alleged Thursday that the BJP ... India: Senior Opposition Member Demands Probe Into 'Mega Bitcoin Scam' Cointelegraph India's ruling party accused of $12B Bitcoin scam by opposition TNW Politicians in India's Gujarat Accused of Bitcoin Money Laundering Scam newsBTC all 27 news articles »
India's Ruling Party Accused of Involvement in 'Mega Bitcoin Scam' - CoinDesk
Thu Jul 5 21:45, 2018 GMT
TechRepublic Mini-glossary: Cryptocurrency terms you need to know TechRepublic Bitcoin : Bitcoin is the original form of cryptocurrency ; it was developed by a programmer or a group of programmers going by the name Satoshi Nakamoto. Bitcoin is a decentralized cryptocurrency that relies on the blockchain to distribute its ledger and ... Cryptocurrency Slang NullTX all 30 news articles »
Mini-glossary: Cryptocurrency terms you need to know - TechRepublic
Fri Jul 6 01:35, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk POWX: The New Effort to Change Bitcoin (And Who's Backing It) CoinDesk It's a pretty drastic change, requiring every user in the community to update their software. If anyone disagrees with the change, bitcoin will split into two different cryptocurrencies, similar how bitcoin cash broke off dude to disagreement about the ...
POWX: The New Effort to Change Bitcoin (And Who's Backing It) - CoinDesk
Thu Jul 5 21:52, 2018 GMT
New York Post You can pay with bitcoin to see this movie New York Post But that aspect of the film belies its ultramodern status: It's the first movie to be released using the cryptocurrency technology called blockchain . This will allow viewers to purchase the film using bitcoin — virtual tokens, not money — and view it ... and more »
You can pay with bitcoin to see this movie - New York Post
Thu Jul 5 19:42, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin falls after less rosy analyst forecast and report Square has pulled its banking application CNBC Bitcoin offshoot bitcoin cash was down 6.9 percent, to $719.89, ethereum was down 2.78 percent, to $460.37 and litecoin was down 5.3 percent, to $82.16, according to CoinBase. Bitcoin bull Tom Lee, the only major Wall Street analyst to have a price ... and more »
Bitcoin falls after less rosy analyst forecast and report Square has pulled its banking application - CNBC
Thu Jul 5 18:53, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Immutability in Doubt: Do We Need to Protect Blockchain Data? Cointelegraph ... stored — the nodes. At the moment, the reliability of each block in the Bitcoin blockchain is confirmed by over 9,000 nodes, with the number of blocks in the network now surpassing 500,000. .... Five days before the attack on ZenCash, Husam Abboud ...
Immutability in Doubt: Do We Need to Protect Blockchain Data? - Cointelegraph
Thu Jul 5 19:19, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph IBM Signs $740 Million Deal With Australian Gov't to Use Blockchain for Data Security Cointelegraph IBM has signed a five-year AU$1 billion ($740 million) deal with the Australian government to use blockchain and other new technologies to improve data security, Bloomberg reports Thursday, July 5. ... Just today, the world's fourth largest ... and more »
IBM Signs $740 Million Deal With Australian Gov't to Use Blockchain for Data Security - Cointelegraph
Thu Jul 5 17:25, 2018 GMT
Here's Why The Blockchain Might Change the Future (And Why It May Not Live Up To the Hype) Futurism Yes, that blockchain . The thing that everyone — from that guy you know who is suddenly crypto rich, to John Oliver to, well, us — has tried to explain to you. It is, as you may know, the platform that powers every cryptocurrency . And now it's started ...
Here's Why The Blockchain Might Change the Future (And Why It May Not Live Up To the Hype) - Futurism
Thu Jul 5 16:29, 2018 GMT
How the Blockchain Can Transform Government Knowledge@Wharton Werbach said two broad approaches comprise the blockchain innovation. One is the crypto-economic system, such as Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency tokens. In this system, the goal and incentives are the cryptocurrency itself. For example, Bitcoin ...
How the Blockchain Can Transform Government - Knowledge@Wharton
Thu Jul 5 12:35, 2018 GMT
Kyiv Post Parliament committee okays bill critics say will block websites, end internet anonymity Kyiv Post Maxim Tulyev, the head of internet service provider NetAssist, said the new bill would destroy anonymity on the internet because the security services would be able to follow the traffic. “You can say goodbye to privacy on the internet ,” he said ...
Parliament committee okays bill critics say will block websites, end internet anonymity - Kyiv Post
Thu Jul 5 15:35, 2018 GMT
CNBC These new funds offer indirect exposure to blockchain and bitcoin . But buyer beware CNBC If you're curious about trendy blockchain and cryptocurrency , yet don't know where to start, there's good news: Financial firms are making it easier to get some exposure to these investments. However, you could still lose all of the money you put into ...
These new funds offer indirect exposure to blockchain and bitcoin. But buyer beware - CNBC
Thu Jul 5 13:48, 2018 GMT
Travel to any destination, just make sure you report the truth, argue Index panellists at launch of the Index on Censorship summer magazine 2018, Trouble in Paradise The post Visit any destination, but don’t gloss over the free speech issues, argue panellists at launch of Index summer magazine appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Visit any destination, but don’t gloss over the free speech issues, argue panellists at launch of Index summer magazine
Thu Jul 5 13:10, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph South Korea Legitimizes Blockchain Industry With Major New Classification Standards Cointelegraph The subdivisions include detailed considerations of blockchain -powered infrastructure for DApps such as EOS, Ethereum and NEO, blockchain -based cloud computing services, and cryptocurrency mining. The survey is also covering blockchain systems ... South Korea Officially Recognizes Cryptocurrency Exchanges Bitcoinist all 5 news articles »
South Korea Legitimizes Blockchain Industry With Major New Classification Standards - Cointelegraph
Thu Jul 5 12:22, 2018 GMT
Greentech Media The Startup Aiming to Wipe Out Blockchain's Carbon Footprint Greentech Media Singapore-based New Era Energy has developed a blockchain -based framework called Carbon Grid Protocol that is intended to help other blockchain players offset emissions. In the case of bitcoin , these are estimated to equal more than 500 kilos of carbon ...
The Startup Aiming to Wipe Out Blockchain's Carbon Footprint - Greentech Media
Thu Jul 5 13:52, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal A Fifth of All Bitcoin Is Missing. These Crypto Hunters Can Help Wall Street Journal Instead of combing beaches for gold, these experts use everything from supercomputers to hypnotherapy to reunite people with their lost cryptocurrency . According to Chainalysis, a blockchain -analysis firm based in New York City, about a fifth of all ...
A Fifth of All Bitcoin Is Missing. These Crypto Hunters Can Help - Wall Street Journal
Thu Jul 5 13:14, 2018 GMT
CNBC Wall Street's Tom Lee cuts his year-end bitcoin price target by about 20% CNBC Tom Lee, the only major Wall Street strategist to issue bitcoin price targets, told CNBC on Thursday he sees the world's largest cryptocurrency by the end of the year at more than $20,000 per unit — 20 percent less than his previous estimate. " Bitcoin ... Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Are Soaring Again—For Now Fortune all 7 news articles »
Wall Street's Tom Lee cuts his year-end bitcoin price target by about 20% - CNBC
Thu Jul 5 13:12, 2018 GMT
Forbes Maltese Parliament Passes Laws That Set Regulatory Framework For Blockchain , Cryptocurrency And DLT Forbes July 4, 2018 marks a historical day for Malta, as the Maltese Parliament has officially passed 3 bills into law, establishing the first regulatory framework for blockchain , cryptocurrency and DLT Technology (Distributed Ledger Technology). This makes ... Malta Passes Blockchain Bills Into Law, 'Confirming Malta as the ... Cointelegraph Malta Becomes First World Jurisdiction With 'Legal Certainty' for Cryptocurrency Bitcoinist Among Blockchain-Friendly Jurisdictions, Malta Stands Out ... CoinDesk CCN all 29 news articles »
Maltese Parliament Passes Laws That Set Regulatory Framework For Blockchain, Cryptocurrency And DLT - Forbes
Thu Jul 5 11:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph BIS Chief Bashes Cryptocurrency Again in Scathing Review of Its 'Failure' as Money Cointelegraph Speaking to Swiss newspaper Basler Zeitung last week, subsequently published by BIS itself, general manager Agustin Carstens cautioned “young people” against “trying to create money,” drawing comparisons to Bitcoin mining. “Those who have the biggest ... and more »
BIS Chief Bashes Cryptocurrency Again in Scathing Review of Its 'Failure' as Money - Cointelegraph
Thu Jul 5 12:27, 2018 GMT
The post Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly appoints rapporteur on political prisoners in Azerbaijan appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly appoints rapporteur on political prisoners in Azerbaijan
Thu Jul 5 11:33, 2018 GMT
Fortune Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Are Soaring Again—For Now Fortune The cryptocurrency scene is, for the moment, in a sea of green. Values now seem to be steadily recovering after a rather dismal period in the last week of June. Bitcoin , the predominant virtual currency, is now up more than 13% on the $5,900 price it ...
Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Are Soaring Again—For Now - Fortune
Thu Jul 5 11:07, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Rally Hits a Speed Breaker at $6750 CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) needs to overcome a key technical resistance to keep the short-term bull market going, the technical studies indicate. The leading cryptocurrency rose to $6,785 on Bitfinex on Wednesday - the highest level since June 22 and looked set to ...
Bitcoin Rally Hits a Speed Breaker at $6750 - CoinDesk
Thu Jul 5 09:28, 2018 GMT
newsBTC CEO: Bitcoin Will Probably Hit $2000 Before It Hits $20000 newsBTC The cryptocurrency market has come surging back over the past week, moving up 15% from its lows, but analysts and CEOs expect for Bitcoin to move downwards before returning to all-time highs.
CEO: Bitcoin Will Probably Hit $2000 Before It Hits $20000 - newsBTC
Thu Jul 5 10:50, 2018 GMT
TEL AVIV (Reuters) - A former employee of cyber surveillance company NSO Group has been charged with stealing intellectual property and trying to sell it for $50 million over the Darknet in a manner that could harm state security, Israel's Justice Ministry said.
Israel charges former employee of NSO Group with cyber crimes
Tue Jul 3 12:42, 2018 GMT
CSO Online Quantum random number generator set to transform internet security CSO Online Random numbers are, after all, needed for the security and privacy of electronic communications. RNGs are used for online security , cryptography, gaming, and so much more. Quantum Base claims that electronic communication can be truly secure thanks to ... First Practical Quantum Random Number Generator Could Revolutionize Internet Security Interesting Engineering all 2 news articles »
Quantum random number generator set to transform internet security - CSO Online
Thu Jul 5 08:22, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Summer Blues or Crypto Moon? Take CoinDesk's State of Blockchain Survey CoinDesk Goldman Sachs opened a bitcoin futures trading desk, renowned VC firm Andreessen Horowitz launched a $300 million crypto fund and regulatory certainty came as an SEC official declared bitcoin and ether, the market's two largest assets, aren't violating ...
Summer Blues or Crypto Moon? Take CoinDesk's State of Blockchain Survey - CoinDesk
Thu Jul 5 09:02, 2018 GMT
LONDON (Reuters) - British banks and other financial services firms were given three months on Thursday to explain how they can avoid damaging IT breakdowns and respond to the growing threat of cyber attacks.
UK banks told to show their backup plans for tech shutdowns
Thu Jul 5 02:46, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Spain Lawmakers Push for Blockchain Use in Governance CoinDesk Spain's ruling party believes the government should utilize blockchain to operate the country's public administration more efficiently. Last week, 133 deputies from the Popular Party submitted a blockchain -related proposal to the Congress of Deputies ... and more »
Spain Lawmakers Push for Blockchain Use in Governance - CoinDesk
Thu Jul 5 07:57, 2018 GMT
Leading cultural figures question if we are self-censors in today’s artistic landscape. The post Censored No More? appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Censored No More?
Thu Jul 5 05:03, 2018 GMT
Quartz How India choked its cryptocurrency ecosystem to near-death Quartz From glorious highs to rock bottom, Indians hooked to cryptocurrencies have seen it all in the last year. In 2017, the price of a bitcoin , the world's best known virtual currency, rose from around $900 at the start of the year to nearly $20,000 by ... and more »
How India choked its cryptocurrency ecosystem to near-death - Quartz
Thu Jul 5 04:50, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk All Big Insurers Are Uniting Behind R3's Blockchain Tech CoinDesk RiskBlock was a founding member of the Ethereum Enterprise Alliance and much of the early work, including several proofs-of-concept, was done on a private version of ethereum , the world's second-largest blockchain . However, the insurance consortium ...
All Big Insurers Are Uniting Behind R3's Blockchain Tech - CoinDesk
Thu Jul 5 01:54, 2018 GMT
New York Post Why Bitcoin may soon be worth nothing New York Post I thought we'd finally get rid of bitcoin . But the fake “currency,” which I like to call bitcon, just won't fade away. Bitcoin's price rallied to over $6,600 yesterday, but it had been well under $6,000 last week. Even at $6,600, bitcoin is still worth ...
Why Bitcoin may soon be worth nothing - New York Post
Thu Jul 5 02:18, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Malta Passes Blockchain Bills Into Law, 'Confirming Malta as the Blockchain Island' Cointelegraph A multitude of blockchain and crypto business have already located to Malta, as the country's officials took regulatory steps to become the “ blockchain island.” Recently, several cryptocurrency exchanges, including OKex, Binance, and BitBay have set up ... Among Blockchain-Friendly Jurisdictions, Malta Stands Out ... CoinDesk Exclusive: Malta PM Confirms Parliament Will Pass Three ... - CCN CCN all 13 news articles »
Malta Passes Blockchain Bills Into Law, 'Confirming Malta as the Blockchain Island' - Cointelegraph
Thu Jul 5 00:53, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph President of Uzbekistan Signs Decree on Blockchain Integration, Tax Exclusions for Crypto Cointelegraph The President of Uzbekistan has signed a decree on the development and integration of blockchain technology, cryptoassets, and crypto mining with the goal of modernizing the state administration system and advancing digital economics in the country ... and more »
President of Uzbekistan Signs Decree on Blockchain Integration, Tax Exclusions for Crypto - Cointelegraph
Thu Jul 5 02:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin's Next Big Battle: Restoring its Reputation Bitcoinist Many still associate the cryptocurrency with cybercrime, drug dealing, fraud, and other illicit activities. Scandals, accusations, and allegations abundantly published in the world press have helped to tarnish Bitcoin's reputation. Conspicuous are the ...
Bitcoin's Next Big Battle: Restoring its Reputation - Bitcoinist
Wed Jul 4 22:25, 2018 GMT
Boing Boing Hours before a critical EU vote on mass internet censorship , European Wikipedia projects go dark Boing Boing ... define "link" or "news," leaving it up to 28 member-states to create a patchwork of rules); and Article 13 requires copyright filters that surveil everything posted to the internet and censors anything that partially matches a database of known ... and more »
Hours before a critical EU vote on mass internet censorship, European Wikipedia projects go dark - Boing Boing
Wed Jul 4 14:58, 2018 GMT
Forbes 3 Bullish Signs Return For Bitcoin Forbes There are barely any “fundamentals” to determine whether Bitcoin is undervalued or overvalued at these levels. Still, there are a couple of ... One of them is that the Bitcoin rally has spread to the entire cryptocurrency chain. Only 5 cryptocurrencies ...
3 Bullish Signs Return For Bitcoin - Forbes
Wed Jul 4 15:58, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price news: Has BTC bubble burst? Is bitcoin a 'failed experiment'? Express.co.uk BTC rallied slightly by 2.28 percent today as the cryptocurrency market saw small gains, but the coin is still worth 70 percent less than it was at the peak of its price in 2017. Ethereum rose to trade at $476.68, Ripple for $0.499031 and Litecoin for ... Bitcoin blasted as a 'failed experiment' after huge 70% price crash The Sun CNBC's Brian Kelly Says Bullish News May Signal Bitcoin Price Rise newsBTC 800 Cryptos Now Dead as Bitcoin Holds Only 30% of Its Record High Coinspeaker all 58 news articles »
Bitcoin price news: Has BTC bubble burst? Is bitcoin a 'failed experiment'? - Express.co.uk
Wed Jul 4 12:26, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Use Blockchain to 'Rebuild Societal Trust' and Save £8 Billion, Report Tells UK Gov't Cointelegraph UK housing minister Eddie Hughes released a report into blockchain July 4, calling on the government to “show leadership” by making the technology and its benefits a priority. The report, 'Unlocking Blockchain ,' makes several key proposals, using state ... UK Government Should Appoint 'Chief Blockchain Officer' Says Lawmaker CoinDesk Building a blockchain Britain in Bloxwich, because ...? Financial Times all 14 news articles »
Use Blockchain to 'Rebuild Societal Trust' and Save £8 Billion, Report Tells UK Gov't - Cointelegraph
Wed Jul 4 14:27, 2018 GMT
Engadget What is a blockchain developer and how do you become one? Engadget Putting it simply, Bitcoin was designed to be just a cryptocurrency , so it uses blockchain to record Bitcoin transactions. Meanwhile, Ethereum was designed to help developers create decentralized applications (also known as dapps), and it uses ... What is Bitcoin ? A Beginner's Guide Finance Magnates all 9 news articles »
What is a blockchain developer and how do you become one? - Engadget
Wed Jul 4 16:35, 2018 GMT
Forbes Tokenized Securities Are Not Secured By Delaware Blockchain Amendments Forbes In the last year, more and more blockchain entrepreneurs have sought to leverage public blockchains, such as Ethereum , to create registries allowing for the recording and transferring of assets, such as diamonds, real estate and securities, through a ... and more »
Tokenized Securities Are Not Secured By Delaware Blockchain Amendments - Forbes
Wed Jul 4 11:00, 2018 GMT
How your smart fridge and TV might be mining bitcoin for criminals - Chicago Tribune. A raft of recent cyber-security firms and governments now cite the rising trend of 'crypto-jacking' _ in which devices, like smart fridges, are infected with invisible malicious cryptocurrency mining software that uses the computing power of victims ...
How your smart fridge and TV might be mining bitcoin for criminals - Chicago Tribune
Wed Jul 4 12:46, 2018 GMT
TNW India's cryptocurrency ban has already taken its first toll TNW It seems that Indian Supreme Court's decision to uphold the central bank's directive against cryptocurrency businesses is taking its toll already. Zebpay is disabling the deposit and withdrawal options for Indian Rupee from its platform, the company ... Are you a Bitcoin investor? Here's what you need to do right away Business Today all 13 news articles »
India's cryptocurrency ban has already taken its first toll - TNW
Wed Jul 4 13:43, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets Holding Gains, With Bitcoin Above $6500 Cointelegraph Bitcoin is trading around $6,752 to press time, up almost 3 percent over the 24-hour period. After a significant uptick starting June 30, the leading cryptocurrency continues to hold comfortably above the $6,300 resistance level, which Fundstrat's ... and more »
Crypto Markets Holding Gains, With Bitcoin Above $6500 - Cointelegraph
Wed Jul 4 11:05, 2018 GMT
Wired.co.uk Every World Cup footballer should issue a cryptocurrency coin Wired.co.uk A cryptocurrency project called EOS raised $4 billion (in bitcoin and other cryptocurrency ) selling coins that “have no rights, uses or attributes”. .... Cashing out before retiring is a no-go: it's all on the public blockchain , and people would ...
Every World Cup footballer should issue a cryptocurrency coin - Wired.co.uk
Wed Jul 4 14:01, 2018 GMT
“The only effective and durable way to resist racism and discrimination is through speech and other non-censorial measures” The post Nadine Strossen: Humane speech is the best way to lead people away from hate appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Nadine Strossen: Humane speech is the best way to lead people away from hate
Wed Jul 4 09:20, 2018 GMT
The Sun Bitcoin blasted as a 'failed experiment' after huge 70% price crash The Sun Bitcoin is a virtual currency; It's traded between people without the help of a bank; Every transaction is recorded in a public ledger, or ' blockchain '; Bitcoin is created by mining; Mining involves solving difficult maths problems using computer ... CNBC's Brian Kelly Says Bullish News May Signal Bitcoin Price Rise newsBTC all 55 news articles »
Bitcoin blasted as a 'failed experiment' after huge 70% price crash - The Sun
Wed Jul 4 11:37, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Still Bullish Despite Price Pullback Coindesk Bitcoin (BTC) has pulled back from the 11-day highs, still, the short-term outlook remains bullish, the technical studies indicate. The leading cryptocurrency looked overbought yesterday, as per short-duration indicators, having rallied to $6,681 on ... Can Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Rebound in the Second Half of 2018? TheStreet.com Bitcoin Price Watch: Can BTC/USD Hold $6400? newsBTC Bitcoin Futures Killed the Bitcoin Rally (and Will Keep It from Returning), Economists Say Fortune CCN  - Motley Fool all 293 news articles »
Bitcoin Still Bullish Despite Price Pullback - Coindesk
Wed Jul 4 11:26, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk UK Government Should Appoint 'Chief Blockchain Officer' Says Lawmaker CoinDesk The lawmaker further claimed that a blockchain strategy led by the U.K. government would be an effective way to make the country more competitive worldwide. Hughes' suggestion comes at a time when an increasing number of startups are looking to ... Building a blockchain Britain in Bloxwich, because ...? Financial Times all 5 news articles »
UK Government Should Appoint 'Chief Blockchain Officer' Says Lawmaker - CoinDesk
Wed Jul 4 07:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: Is this a Relief Rally or a Bullish Reversal? Bitcoinist The general outlook for Bitcoin remains overwhelmingly bearish as the cryptocurrency is roughly 70% down from it's all-time-high and most long-term indicators remain biased toward bears. Bitcoin remains in the descending channel and prior to the most ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Is this a Relief Rally or a Bullish Reversal? - Bitcoinist
Wed Jul 4 09:13, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Debate's Defeated Bear: Digitized Gold 'Only Type of Crypto That Can Succeed' Cointelegraph The two financial thought leaders debated about the top cryptocurrency Bitcoin (BTC) and its underlying technology blockchain , questioning the potential for mass adoption, and comparing Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies with other asset types such as ... and more »
Bitcoin Debate's Defeated Bear: Digitized Gold 'Only Type of Crypto That Can Succeed' - Cointelegraph
Wed Jul 4 08:43, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC climbs 10% - Switzerland emerges as world's 'crypto nation' Express.co.uk 8.00am MORNING HEADLINES. Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of all things cryptocurrency , including price, regulation, innovation and financial crime. Bitcoin is priced at $6,464 at the start of the day after falling from its high of $6 ... Blockchain Voting Notches Another Success—This Time in Switzerland Fortune Zug's Head of Comms Calls City Blockchain Voting Test a 'Success', Despite Low Turnout Cointelegraph Switzerland's “Crypto Valley” Successfully Completes Blockchain Voting Trial Bitcoin Magazine CoinDesk all 28 news articles »
Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC climbs 10% - Switzerland emerges as world's 'crypto nation' - Express.co.uk
Wed Jul 4 08:05, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Among Blockchain -Friendly Jurisdictions, Malta Stands Out CoinDesk Among the handful of blockchain -friendly jurisdictions around the globe, Malta stands out with perhaps the most forward-thinking regulatory agenda. In a testament to its success, the European island state has attracted a couple dozen blockchain ...
Among Blockchain-Friendly Jurisdictions, Malta Stands Out - CoinDesk
Wed Jul 4 06:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Horizontally Scalable Blockchain System Launches 'Flagship' Membership Portal Cointelegraph A horizontally scalable Directed Acyclic Graph (DAG) blockchain system that aims to cater to consumer-grade applications has launched the Orion membership portal where members of its ecosystem can communicate and contribute to the network, with the ...
Horizontally Scalable Blockchain System Launches 'Flagship' Membership Portal - Cointelegraph
Wed Jul 4 04:13, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Building a blockchain Britain in Bloxwich, because ...? Financial Times Mr Hughes has just written a paper published by FREER -- a new initiative from conservative think tank the Institute of Economic Affairs -- called “Unlocking Blockchain : Embracing new technologies to drive efficiency and empower the citizen”, which was ... and more »
Building a blockchain Britain in Bloxwich, because ...? - Financial Times
Tue Jul 3 19:43, 2018 GMT
GeekWire Ex-Microsoft COO Kevin Turner emerges at helm of secretive blockchain startup co-founded by former Myspace CTO GeekWire Former Microsoft COO Kevin Turner has taken the helm of Core Scientific, a stealthy new blockchain and artificial intelligence startup led by veteran tech executives, GeekWire has learned. Founded late last year, Core Scientific is building blockchain ...
Ex-Microsoft COO Kevin Turner emerges at helm of secretive blockchain startup co-founded by former Myspace CTO - GeekWire
Tue Jul 3 18:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes How A Leading Cyber Security Company Uses Blockchain Technology To Prevent Data Tampering Forbes For example, the recent Equifax cyber - security breach that occured in September 2017 compromised sensitive information of nearly half the U.S. population. Cybercriminals accessed approximately 145.5 million U.S. Equifax consumers' personal data. and more »
How A Leading Cyber Security Company Uses Blockchain Technology To Prevent Data Tampering - Forbes
Tue Jul 3 20:02, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Pay Attention to These 7 Bitcoin Scams in 2018 TheStreet.com The malware, CryptoCurrency Clipboard Hijackers (which reportedly manages 2.3 million bitcoin addresses) switches addresses used to transfer cryptocoin with ones the malware controls - thus transferring the coins to the scammers instead. And, according ... and more »
Pay Attention to These 7 Bitcoin Scams in 2018 - TheStreet.com
Tue Jul 3 12:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Cryptocurrency Virtually Outlawed in India as Top Court Backs Ban Bloomberg In India, the finance ministry has yet to make a final ruling on a formal ban, but the recent volatility in cryptocurrency markets has only emboldened policymakers around the world to take a more skeptical view of the trade. Investors and technology ... India's top court refuses to lift ban on cryptocurrency exchanges Quartz India Bitcoin Bank Ban in Effect July 5 After Supreme Court Decision Bitcoinist Big blow for cryptocurrency holders as Supreme Court refuses relief Economic Times Moneycontrol.com  - CCN  - Bitcoin News (press release) all 52 news articles »
Cryptocurrency Virtually Outlawed in India as Top Court Backs Ban - Bloomberg
Tue Jul 3 16:01, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Can Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Rebound in the Second Half of 2018? TheStreet.com The G20 meeting, held in Buenos Aires, suggested global regulators were scrambling to understand the cryptocurrency market and the Blockchain technology on which most of it is built, with regulators broadly concluding that more information is needed ... Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC climbs - EU claim crypto could become 'full-fledged private money' Express.co.uk As Hundreds of ICOs Fail, Bitcoin Gains More Dominance Over the Market CCN Bitcoin Breaks $6500 as Cryptocurrency Market Upswing Continues Cointelegraph Ethereum World News (blog)  - MyBroadband  - Motley Fool all 195 news articles »
Can Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Rebound in the Second Half of 2018? - TheStreet.com
Tue Jul 3 14:54, 2018 GMT
The Independent British people are annoyed by 'complicated' passwords and internet security measures, poll claims The Independent Commissioned by global analytics company FICO, the research also found almost two thirds think there are simply too many security measures nowadays. Gabriel Hopkins, a vice president for fraud solutions at FICO, said: “Consumers may be happy their ... and more »
British people are annoyed by 'complicated' passwords and internet security measures, poll claims - The Independent
Tue Jul 3 15:15, 2018 GMT
Extreme Bitcoin Mining Aids an Unexpected Revolution in Iceland Bloomberg Bitcoin “probably won't be here far into the future” said Johann Snorri Sigurbergsson, business development manager at the HS Orka power plant in Iceland, which provides electricity to the data centers that miners use. ... Gisli Kr. Katrinarson, chief ...
Extreme Bitcoin Mining Aids an Unexpected Revolution in Iceland - Bloomberg
Tue Jul 3 11:53, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : Next Bull Market Could Propel Prices To $100K Seeking Alpha Bitcoin has shed more than $200 billion in market value, and its price has cratered by about 70% since the bear market began late last year. However, this is nothing new for Bitcoin , as prior bear markets have erased 75-80% of gains achieved in ...
Bitcoin: Next Bull Market Could Propel Prices To $100K - Seeking Alpha
Tue Jul 3 11:12, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph IBM-Powered Blockchain Platform Completes First Live Trades Via Five Major Banks Cointelegraph European blockchain trading platform we.trade confirmed it had completed its first live operations today, July 3, involving twenty companies and five major banks. The blockchain platform, which claims to provide a “more efficient and cost effective way ... Banks Conduct Cross-Border Trades on IBM-Powered Blockchain CoinDesk Deutsche Bank, HSBC, and IBM are testing blockchain -powered bank transfers TNW all 19 news articles »
IBM-Powered Blockchain Platform Completes First Live Trades Via Five Major Banks - Cointelegraph
Tue Jul 3 11:59, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Value Indicator - July 2018 Seeking Alpha The Bitcoin Network's hash rate, unique addresses in use and total transaction can be used to create a type of value indicator similar to the Shilller P/E. Each indicator gives us unique insight into the current network value; taken as a whole they ...
Bitcoin Value Indicator - July 2018 - Seeking Alpha
Tue Jul 3 08:25, 2018 GMT
Quartz India's top court refuses to lift ban on cryptocurrency exchanges Quartz India's supreme court has refused to grant any interim relief to cryptocurrency exchanges against the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) crackdown on them. On April 05, the RBI had directed all banks to wind up within three months any existing banking ... Big blow for cryptocurrency holders as Supreme Court refuses relief Economic Times Cryptocurrency Virtually Outlawed in India as Top Court Backs Ban Bloomberg India Bitcoin Bank Ban in Effect July 5 After Supreme Court Decision Bitcoinist CCN  - BloombergQuint all 27 news articles »
India's top court refuses to lift ban on cryptocurrency exchanges - Quartz
Tue Jul 3 12:46, 2018 GMT
Forbes Big Blockchain : The 50 Largest Public Companies Exploring Blockchain Forbes There's more than one way to gain exposure to blockchain innovation. Beyond buying over-the-counter products or investing directly in blockchain startups some of the largest public companies in the world are already dabbling in the tech. In fact, a ...
Big Blockchain: The 50 Largest Public Companies Exploring Blockchain - Forbes
Tue Jul 3 11:00, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk $7K Ahead? Bitcoin Charts Appear Constructive Short-Term CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) is flashing green, having convincingly scaled a key technical resistance Monday, and looks set to test the $7,000 mark in the next few days. At press time, BTC is trading at $6,575 on Bitfinex - up 3.4 percent in the last 24 hours. The ...
$7K Ahead? Bitcoin Charts Appear Constructive Short-Term - CoinDesk
Tue Jul 3 12:41, 2018 GMT
CSO Online World's first practical quantum random number generator to transform internet security CSO Online Random numbers are, after all, needed for the security and privacy of electronic communications. RNGs are used for online security , cryptography, gaming and so much more. Quantum Base claims that electronic communication can be truly secure thanks to ... First Practical Quantum Random Number Generator Could Revolutionize Internet Security Interesting Engineering all 2 news articles »
World's first practical quantum random number generator to transform internet security - CSO Online
Tue Jul 3 10:45, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Here's the agenda for the TechCrunch Ethereum Meetup on July 7 TechCrunch All tickets for the TC Sessions: Blockchain event are sold out, but we do have an allocation remaining for the TechCrunch Ethereum Meetup. However, attendees of the TC Sessions: Blockchain event who wish to attend the Ethereum Meetup will need to ... and more »
Here's the agenda for the TechCrunch Ethereum Meetup on July 7 - TechCrunch
Tue Jul 3 10:07, 2018 GMT
Forbes What Is A Blockchain Operating System? Forbes Built initially as the underpinning foundation for Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, blockchain has since been applied to other use transaction-focused use cases. What is a blockchain Operating System? So if blockchain is blockchain and your computer ...
What Is A Blockchain Operating System? - Forbes
Tue Jul 3 10:19, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Bitcoin Price Leapt Twice In Four Days -- These Are The Things Pushing It Up Forbes The bitcoin price has leapt twice in the last four days, taking it up more than 10 percent at one point to just over $6,600 after the price wallowed under $6,000 for most of last week. While some on forums Bitcoin Talk and Reddit's r/ Bitcoin are ...
The Bitcoin Price Leapt Twice In Four Days -- These Are The Things Pushing It Up - Forbes
Tue Jul 3 10:08, 2018 GMT
Fortune Blockchain Voting Notches Another Success—This Time in Switzerland Fortune The most high-profile use of blockchain technology, which records information in ledgers distributed across many computers, is for cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin . But there's increasing interest in using the blockchain to record votes, too. The ... Crypto Valley Declares Blockchain Voting Trial a 'Success' CoinDesk all 11 news articles »
Blockchain Voting Notches Another Success—This Time in Switzerland - Fortune
Tue Jul 3 08:04, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bankers Tout Trade Finance as the Sweet Spot for Blockchain CoinDesk At least, that was the impression given at the Blockchain Summit in London this week, where a range of bankers talked enthusiastically about the digital trade finance platforms they are building and the cost reductions they believe will result. Perhaps ...
Bankers Tout Trade Finance as the Sweet Spot for Blockchain - CoinDesk
Tue Jul 3 09:15, 2018 GMT
CBS News Battered bitcoin fans keep the faith, despite reality of 70% plunge in value CBS News "People who got in near the top may have gotten burned, but you have to remember that bitcoin is still nearly 7 times as valuable today as it was at the beginning of 2017," wrote Coin IRA founder Trevor Gerszt, who provided cryptocurrency -based ...
Battered bitcoin fans keep the faith, despite reality of 70% plunge in value - CBS News
Tue Jul 3 08:51, 2018 GMT
In two days time, a pivotal vote will take place in the European Parliament, one that could change the direction of copyright enforcement in the EU. Framed around the so-called "Value Gap", Article 13 aims to force Internet platforms to "play fair" on licensing rates with record labels. Ahead of the vote, hundreds of groups and organizations are facing off in a final clash of the causes. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Article 13 Lobbying Efforts Clash Before Crucial Copyright Filters Vote
Tue Jul 3 06:14, 2018 GMT
Being an Afghan or Pakistani woman online attracts prejudice, even danger. But for many, technology is freedom from the past The post Pressing refresh: Meet the women owning the internet appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Pressing refresh: Meet the women owning the internet
Tue Jul 3 05:06, 2018 GMT
Coindesk European Banks Complete First Live Blockchain Financial Trades Coindesk A group of European banks announced they have completed first live blockchain -based financial trades across borders via their jointly developed we.trade blockchain plaform. According to an announcement on Tuesday, the real-life trades were executed ... and more »
European Banks Complete First Live Blockchain Financial Trades - Coindesk
Tue Jul 3 02:04, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Voorhees vs Schiff: Bull Meets Bear at NY Bitcoin Debate Coindesk Hosted by the Soho Forum, a monthly Manhattan debate series, the event saw Erik Voorhees, the CEO of exchange service ShapeShift, argue that government-backed monies will eventually be replaced by bitcoin and blockchain innovations. The world's largest ...
Voorhees vs Schiff: Bull Meets Bear at NY Bitcoin Debate - Coindesk
Mon Jul 2 23:52, 2018 GMT
Fortune Bitcoin Futures Killed the Bitcoin Rally (and Will Keep It from Returning), Economists Say Fortune all comeUnlike blanket proclamations the cryptocurrencies are doomed, economists pointing to the futures markets as a reason for the recent declines aren't arguing against the potential for blockchain technology to bring efficiencies to the financial ... and more »
Bitcoin Futures Killed the Bitcoin Rally (and Will Keep It from Returning), Economists Say - Fortune
Mon Jul 2 23:10, 2018 GMT
BBC News Can bitcoin technology help farmers get a better deal? BBC News Digital technology is helping to transform the lives - and profits - of farmers. From apps to the blockchain technology behind bitcoin , farmers and smallholders are discovering new ways of doing business. Take Muhammed Adams, a cocoa farmer from Sefwi ...
Can bitcoin technology help farmers get a better deal? - BBC News
Mon Jul 2 14:17, 2018 GMT
U.S. News & World Report 6 Things You Don't Know About Trading Bitcoin U.S. News & World Report The cryptocurrency market, which consists of bitcoin and several other major digital currencies, crumbled June 22 as the majority of the coins dipped by up to 10 percent due to six exchanges in Japan that were ordered by the Financial Services Agency, ... Rising From The Crypto: Bitcoin Rebounds From 2018 Lows Investor's Business Daily Bitcoin Rebounds From 2018 Low to Buoy Rivals Ether, Litecoin Bloomberg Bitcoin trading volume hits lowest level in 12 months MyBroadband all 10 news articles »
6 Things You Don't Know About Trading Bitcoin - U.S. News & World Report
Mon Jul 2 21:05, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Crypto Valley Declares Blockchain Voting Trial a 'Success' Coindesk Zug, a city in Switzerland known as the "Crypto Valley," has successfully completed its first test of a local blockchain -based voting system. As CoinDesk reported on June 11, the Swiss city launched an e-voting pilot platform built on blockchain ... and more »
Crypto Valley Declares Blockchain Voting Trial a 'Success' - Coindesk
Mon Jul 2 23:08, 2018 GMT
Digital technology can transform the lives of farmers as they discover how apps and blockchain offer new ways of doing business.
Reaping rewards
Mon Jul 2 20:12, 2018 GMT
Coindesk UK Food Watchdog Trials Blockchain for Meat Inspection Coindesk The U.K.'s Food Standards Agency (FSA), a safety watchdog, announced Monday it has successfully piloted a blockchain -based supply chain monitoring system. The trial tracked meat produced in an unnamed cattle slaughterhouse, providing "improved ... UK government food agency is putting meat on the blockchain TNW all 7 news articles »
UK Food Watchdog Trials Blockchain for Meat Inspection - Coindesk
Mon Jul 2 19:30, 2018 GMT
New York Times The Digest: Ripple Is Literally Paying People to Use Its Cryptocurrency Futurism Today, XRP is the third most popular cryptocurrency in terms of market capitalization (an asset's share of the total crypto market), lagging only behind only bitcoin and ether. But Ripple has a problem, according to a report by The New York Times ... Here's Some Cryptocurrency. Now Please Use It. - The New York ... New York Times all 34 news articles »
The Digest: Ripple Is Literally Paying People to Use Its Cryptocurrency - Futurism
Mon Jul 2 18:30, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Dead Cat Bounce? Bitcoin Charts Show This Rally Could Be Different Coindesk Bitcoin is building on Friday's sharp recovery from lows below $5,800, indicating the corrective rally has more substance than what many presumed to be another "dead cat bounce." Overall, the premier cryptocurrency jumped to $6,661.76 at 13:00 UTC, ...
Dead Cat Bounce? Bitcoin Charts Show This Rally Could Be Different - Coindesk
Mon Jul 2 17:13, 2018 GMT
U.S. News & World Report Rising From The Crypto: Bitcoin Rebounds From 2018 Lows Investor's Business Daily The cryptocurrency's price jumped by 12% from Friday, its biggest intraday rise since April. However, the digital currency trades seven days ... was at $6,610 according to Coindesk. Other digital currencies were also up, including Ethereum , Bitcoin ... 6 Things You Don't Know About Trading Bitcoin U.S. News & World Report Bitcoin Rebounds From 2018 Low to Buoy Rivals Ether, Litecoin Bloomberg Bitcoin trading volume hits lowest level in 12 months MyBroadband all 10 news articles »
Rising From The Crypto: Bitcoin Rebounds From 2018 Lows - Investor's Business Daily
Mon Jul 2 15:18, 2018 GMT
Forbes Cryptocurrency Mining Profits Are Way Down Forbes Mining of bitcoin (BTC) or altcoins is a niche by the highly active segment of cryptocurrency . Mining is the way a certain kind of blockchain pays for participants to maintain it, its integrity and records, by paying 'miners' in the blockchains own ...
Cryptocurrency Mining Profits Are Way Down - Forbes
Mon Jul 2 17:05, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk The Russian Military Is Building a Blockchain Research Lab CoinDesk The Russian Ministry of Defense is launching a research lab to analyze how blockchain technology can be used to mitigate cybersecurity attacks, a local newspaper reported Friday. The nation's military technology accelerator, referred to as the ERA, ... and more »
The Russian Military Is Building a Blockchain Research Lab - CoinDesk
Mon Jul 2 16:31, 2018 GMT
U.S. News & World Report Bitcoin Prices: Why Regulations Are Bullish U.S. News & World Report Bitcoin prices jumped higher on Monday amid a broad stock and commodity market sell-off, as investors search for safe havens from the international trade wars. Bitcoin hasn't been a very effective safe haven so far in 2018, but bitcoin bulls say the ... Octagon Strategy: We 'Remain Bullish' on Bitcoin , Cautiously Optimistic on Regulations Cointelegraph Bitcoin price: Cryptocurrency expert says he is 'BULLISH' on bitcoin for THIS reason Express.co.uk all 5 news articles »
Bitcoin Prices: Why Regulations Are Bullish - U.S. News & World Report
Mon Jul 2 16:15, 2018 GMT
CNBC 'Wolf of Wall Street' Jordan Belfort on bitcoin : 'Get out if you don't want to lose all of your money' CNBC In May, Goldman Sachs announced plans to open a bitcoin trading operation, and Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse told CNBC he anticipates "dozens" of banks will be using its blockchain products and cryptocurrency XRP by next year. For Belfort, the whole ...
'Wolf of Wall Street' Jordan Belfort on bitcoin: 'Get out if you don't want to lose all of your money' - CNBC
Mon Jul 2 15:06, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Bitcoin is making a comeback Business Insider Bitcoin was trading up 4.85% Monday morning after a bullish weekend for the largest digital currency by market capitalization. Bitcoin , which is known for its wild price swings, soared to $6,646 after a $200 pop around 9 a.m. ET, according to data from ...
Bitcoin is making a comeback - Business Insider
Mon Jul 2 14:04, 2018 GMT
TNW UK government food agency is putting meat on the blockchain TNW In a move that inspires one to cry out “blockchainify everything,” the UK's Food Standards Agency has announced that it's recent blockchain -focused pilot programme proved a success. This marks the first time the country has used distributed ledger tech ... and more »
UK government food agency is putting meat on the blockchain - TNW
Mon Jul 2 15:50, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Media: BitMEX Crypto Exchange Co-Founder Becomes Britain's 'Youngest' Bitcoin Billionaire Cointelegraph Co-founder of BitMEX crypto exchange and an Oxford graduate Ben Delo has become Britain's youngest self-made billionaire, Daily Mail reports July 2. Aged 34, Delo, who founded BitMEX in 2014, told Daily Mail that he used to spend 18 hours a day to ... and more »
Media: BitMEX Crypto Exchange Co-Founder Becomes Britain's 'Youngest' Bitcoin Billionaire - Cointelegraph
Mon Jul 2 14:21, 2018 GMT
As of yesterday, social media use in Uganda became a taxable activity, with users of Facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter, Tinder and dozens of other services all hit by new legislation. With users flooding to VPNs to avoid this new assault on their pockets, VPN use has gone through the roof. In response, the government says it has ordered local ISPs to begin blocking VPNs. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Uganda to Block VPNs After People Begin Avoiding New Social Media Tax
Mon Jul 2 15:00, 2018 GMT
Purdue News Service (press release) Discounts for data? California's internet privacy law, the strictest in the country, has far-reaching implications Purdue News Service (press release) WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — California's new internet privacy law, deemed one of the strictest so far in the United States, could result in a business strategy which offers discounts in exchange for user data. The law, which takes effect in 2020, gives ...
Discounts for data? California's internet privacy law, the strictest in the country, has far-reaching implications - Purdue News Service (press release)
Mon Jul 2 14:12, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin kicks off second half of the year with a 12% rally CNBC Ethereum is down 40 percent this year, while XRP has dropped about 80 percent. Litecoin has fallen 64 percent, while bitcoin cash is down 70 percent in the same time frame. The entire cryptocurrency market has shed 57 percent of its value after ... Cryptocurrency Market Stabilizes as Bitcoin Price Approaches Key Resistance Hacked With bitcoin stuck in a bear market, hundreds of other crypto projects are now considered worthless Business Insider Australia More than 1000 Cryptocurrency Projects Have Failed in 2018 Ethereum World News (blog) CNBC  - CNBC.com all 61 news articles »
Bitcoin kicks off second half of the year with a 12% rally - CNBC
Mon Jul 2 11:01, 2018 GMT
Back Above $6K: Bitcoin's Bull Reversal Is a Work in Progress Coindesk Bitcoin (BTC) has regained poise over the weekend after a drop below $6,000 last week, but a short-term bullish reversal is still not confirmed. At press time, the leading cryptocurrency is trading at $6,320 on Bitfinex – up 13 percent from the seven ...
Back Above $6K: Bitcoin's Bull Reversal Is a Work in Progress - Coindesk
Mon Jul 2 14:10, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Breaks $6500 as Cryptocurrency Market Upswing Continues Cointelegraph The cryptocurrency markets appear to be on an upswing today, July 2, after recovering slightly after last week saw Bitcoin (BTC) dip below $6,000, twice. ... Ethereum (ETH) is trading at around $470, up almost 6 percent over a 24 hour period by press time.
Bitcoin Breaks $6500 as Cryptocurrency Market Upswing Continues - Cointelegraph
Mon Jul 2 11:29, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Self-Claimed Satoshi Nakamoto Says Bitcoin Book in the Works ... Coindesk An individual claiming to be Satoshi Nakamoto has announced they are writing a book about bitcoin and its history that will include the personal stories of its ... Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto May Be Writing A Book – Report ... Deadline Bitcoin Creator, Whoever It Is, Hints at Telling All in Book Bloomberg Mainstream Media Believes Satoshi Nakamoto is Back Bitcoin News (press release) Bloomberg  - Nakamoto Family Foundation  - Nakamoto Family Foundation all 46 news articles »
Self-Claimed Satoshi Nakamoto Says Bitcoin Book in the Works ... - Coindesk
Mon Jul 2 11:48, 2018 GMT
Octagon Strategy: We 'Remain Bullish' on Bitcoin, Cautiously Optimistic on Regulations - Cointelegraph. The head trader of Octagon Strategy has told CNBC the company “remains bullish” on Bitcoin despite price decreases and “obstacles” it may face in the future. Octagon Strategy is a privately-owned commodity and digital asset trading firm. Speaking to ...
Octagon Strategy: We 'Remain Bullish' on Bitcoin, Cautiously Optimistic on Regulations - Cointelegraph
Mon Jul 2 10:22, 2018 GMT
CNBC Over 800 cryptocurrencies are now dead as bitcoin is 70 percent off its record high CNBC Cryptocurrency projects have been popping up left, right and center in the past 18 months, but over 800 of those are now dead, adding to comparisons between the current digital coin market and the dotcom bubble in 2000. New digital tokens are created ... With bitcoin stuck in a bear market, hundreds of other crypto projects are now considered worthless Business Insider Australia More than 1000 Cryptocurrency Projects Have Failed in 2018 Ethereum World News (blog) all 31 news articles »
Over 800 cryptocurrencies are now dead as bitcoin is 70 percent off its record high - CNBC
Mon Jul 2 10:10, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Rebounds From 2018 Low to Buoy Rivals Ether, Litecoin Bloomberg The largest cryptocurrency rallied as much as 8.5 percent from Friday to $6,401 in its biggest weekday increase since mid-April, according to composite prices compiled by Bloomberg. The token's largest peers -- Ripple, Ethereum and Litecoin -- climbed ... and more »
Bitcoin Rebounds From 2018 Low to Buoy Rivals Ether, Litecoin - Bloomberg
Mon Jul 2 10:01, 2018 GMT
EurekAlert (press release) Game-changing invention to revolutionize internet security EurekAlert (press release) It will overcome the weaknesses of current encryption, allow Blockchain to be implemented with unbreakable quantum security and will be vital in sensitive areas such as banking, finance, defence and social media. Random numbers are the basis of ...
Game-changing invention to revolutionize internet security - EurekAlert (press release)
Mon Jul 2 09:08, 2018 GMT
Greentech Media Why Blockchain May Not Be the Best Tool for Energy Trading Greentech Media Blockchain is being touted as a way to cost-efficiently manage thousands or millions of transactions across hundreds of applications, ranging from billing and metering to peer-to-peer energy trading. But in fact, blockchain is neither particularly cost ...
Why Blockchain May Not Be the Best Tool for Energy Trading - Greentech Media
Mon Jul 2 08:01, 2018 GMT
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel View from Away: California should set its own rules for internet privacy Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel With the federal government moving backward on privacy protections, California is looking at two competing ways to impose its own, groundbreaking rules for the collection of personal information online. The more far-reaching proposal was the California ... and more »
View from Away: California should set its own rules for internet privacy - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Mon Jul 2 00:27, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin ATMs showing up in odd spots Virginian-Pilot But Joe Ciccolo, founder of BitAML, a compliance firm that offers consulting services to digital currency startups, said the bitcoin ATM networks allow consumers to conveniently and instantaneously buy cryptocurrency , typically in smaller denominations ... and more »
Bitcoin ATMs showing up in odd spots - Virginian-Pilot
Mon Jul 2 06:19, 2018 GMT
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Project Exile: Turkish editor departs after police raid
Mon Jul 2 02:09, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk 'Secret Contracts' Developer Engima Launches Test Blockchain CoinDesk A built-from-scratch blockchain aiming to enable private contracts between users has officially entered testing. Announced Saturday, the news marks the latest step in a journey for startup Engima to launch its own technology – developed at the MIT ...
'Secret Contracts' Developer Engima Launches Test Blockchain - CoinDesk
Sun Jul 1 21:00, 2018 GMT
CleanTechnica Cleantech × Blockchain Survey Results CleanTechnica At present, only 8% of Americans own cryptocurrency , significantly under the CleanTechnica respondents' average of close to 40% (remembering the confidence disclaimer at the beginning of this assessment). Given that the expectation of blockchain usage ...
Cleantech × Blockchain Survey Results - CleanTechnica
Mon Jul 2 01:44, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets Hold Yesterday's Gains, Bitcoin Near $6300 Resistance Level Cointelegraph Crypto markets are seeing mixed signals today, June 1, after major growth yesterday, June 30. Leading cryptocurrency Bitcoin (BTC) is holding a psychological price point around $6,300 today, the low point of yesterday's price surge, which reached $6,450. and more »
Crypto Markets Hold Yesterday's Gains, Bitcoin Near $6300 Resistance Level - Cointelegraph
Sun Jul 1 19:30, 2018 GMT
Axios China's Xi hates Bitcoin , but not blockchain Axios What's going on: Xi is differentiating between cryptocurrencies and blockchain . In his view, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies could fuel financial risk and even jeopardize Communist Party authority. But in blockchain , he sees something he cherishes ...
China's Xi hates Bitcoin, but not blockchain - Axios
Sun Jul 1 19:55, 2018 GMT
Stuff.co.nz Swiss company wants to lure the wealthy to its Alpine Bitcoin bunker Stuff.co.nz Bitcoin Suisse, the cryptocurrency broker Nikolajsen founded, moved its own hoard of electronic currency and client holdings to the bunker, the two entrepreneurs said in an interview in Zug, the canton near Zurich that's home to hedge funds, crypto ... This Week in Bitcoin : Expanding Exchanges, New Crypto Fund, Patent, and Laws Bitcoin News (press release) all 7 news articles »
Swiss company wants to lure the wealthy to its Alpine Bitcoin bunker - Stuff.co.nz
Sun Jul 1 21:56, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Mythbusting: Why Bitcoin Can Never Go to Zero Cointelegraph The volatile, unprecedented, and revolutionary monetary system that is cryptocurrency has a future that not many can accurately predict, but as time has gone on, the idea that Bitcoin is going to zero seems more and more far fetched. A number of ... Why The Bitcoin Bubble Will Burst In 2018 Forbes Bitcoin and Crypto Approach “Dot-Com Level” Low Point CryptoSlate Is Bitcoin Feasible as an Institutional Investment? newsBTC all 23 news articles »
Mythbusting: Why Bitcoin Can Never Go to Zero - Cointelegraph
Sun Jul 1 21:08, 2018 GMT
Digital Trends These are the largest Bitcoin mining farms in the world Digital Trends These mines aren't holes in the ground, of course, but rather server rooms where shelves full of highly specialized computers with Application Specific Integrated Circuits (ASICs) work round the clock to mine bitcoin . They do this by solving ... name ...
These are the largest Bitcoin mining farms in the world - Digital Trends
Sun Jul 1 22:28, 2018 GMT
Deadline Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto May Be Writing A Book – Report Deadline One of the biggest mysteries in the blockchain and cryptocurrency world may soon be revealed in a forthcoming book. Bloomberg News reporter Matthew Leising reports that Satoshi Nakamoto, the legendary “inventor” of bitcoin , may be working on a tell-all ... Bitcoin Creator, Whoever It Is, Hints at Telling All in Book Bloomberg Mainstream Media Believes Satoshi Nakamoto is Back Bitcoin News (press release) Is Bitcoin Creator Writing a Book? Cryptic Note Indicates Yes Yahoo Finance Nakamoto Family Foundation  - Nakamoto Family Foundation all 24 news articles »
Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto May Be Writing A Book – Report - Deadline
Sun Jul 1 16:48, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Price Analysis: New Low on Low Volume Breeds Potential Bullish Set-up Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin sits precariously perched at the bottom of the annual market low and many bitcoin investors aren't sure what to make of it. Although the market seems to be continuing its drift to new lows with greater and greater ease, there are a couple of ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: New Low on Low Volume Breeds Potential Bullish Set-up - Bitcoin Magazine
Sun Jul 1 22:23, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin will reach $50000 by end of year, says founder of bitcoin exchange CNBC BitMEX, or Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange, is the largest cryptocurrency trading platform by volume. "We could definitely find a bottom in ... Meanwhile, ethereum , litecoin, bitcoin cash and ripple are down for the year as well. But Hayes pointed out that ... BitMEX CEO: Bitcoin May Bottom Out at $3k to $5k and Still Reach $50k by 2018 CryptoSlate 2014 vs 2018 Bitcoin Price Correction: This Year Will Likely be Significantly Shorter CCN all 20 news articles »
Bitcoin will reach $50000 by end of year, says founder of bitcoin exchange - CNBC
Sun Jul 1 21:55, 2018 GMT
KHTS Radio California Passes Strictest Internet Privacy Law In The US KHTS Radio “The state that pioneered the tech revolution is now, rightly, a pioneer in consumer privacy safeguards, and we expect many additional states to follow suit,” said James P. Steyer, CEO and founder of Common Sense Media, in a statement. “Today was a ... and more »
California Passes Strictest Internet Privacy Law In The US - KHTS Radio
Sun Jul 1 20:49, 2018 GMT
New York Times Here's Some Cryptocurrency . Now Please Use It. New York Times It is an issue facing most of the still-young cryptocurrency industry. Digital tokens like Bitcoin and its many imitators (like XRP) were designed to make electronic transactions of all sorts easier. But today almost no transactions are happening ... and more »
Here's Some Cryptocurrency. Now Please Use It. - New York Times
Sun Jul 1 20:40, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Look Out, Bitcoin Has Lost Its Tether Wall Street Journal Because half of bitcoin's price increase over the past year came from market manipulation via another cryptocurrency known as tether, according to a paper last month from University of Texas researchers. Bitcoin has a fixed number of coins. Tether is ...
Look Out, Bitcoin Has Lost Its Tether - Wall Street Journal
Sun Jul 1 16:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Hashrate Drops as China Floods Knock Out 'Tens Of Thousands' of Miners Bitcoinist Bitcoin seemed to feel the effects of the knock-out almost immediately, data from Blockchain highlighting a sharp reduction in hashrate around the time the floods hit. This soon corrected, suggesting other miners were picking up the slack. Golden ... Rumors: Flood in Sichuan China Destroyed Bitcoin Mining Centers CCN all 7 news articles »
Bitcoin Hashrate Drops as China Floods Knock Out 'Tens Of Thousands' of Miners - Bitcoinist
Sun Jul 1 12:00, 2018 GMT
Jaxx Liberty brings cryptocurrency to the mass market GlobeNewswire (press release) TORONTO, July 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Decentral, a leading innovator in blockchain technologies, founded by Ethereum co-founder Anthony Di Iorio, today announced the launch of Jaxx Liberty, a new cryptocurrency wallet that will redefine the ... and more »
Jaxx Liberty brings cryptocurrency to the mass market - GlobeNewswire (press release)
Sun Jul 1 13:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes No Industry Immune To Blockchain Technology, Not Even The Electricity World Forbes The electricity world may soon be altered in unimaginable ways. Change will come in small increments thanks to so-called blockchain technologies — the ability to conduct “peer-to-peer” transactions and to eliminate the middlemen, or the ones who scoop ... and more »
No Industry Immune To Blockchain Technology, Not Even The Electricity World - Forbes
Sun Jul 1 16:20, 2018 GMT
Hodler's Digest, June 24-July 1: Facebook Brings Back Crypto Ads, the 'Woz' Calls Bitcoin 'Just Amazing' Cointelegraph Facebook Ends Cryptocurrency Ad Ban, Keep ICO Ban Active ... Tron, the eleventh currency by market cap listed on CoinMarketCap, has activated its mainnet this week after it moved to an independent public blockchain away from the Ethereum blockchain . and more »
Hodler's Digest, June 24-July 1: Facebook Brings Back Crypto Ads, the 'Woz' Calls Bitcoin 'Just Amazing' - Cointelegraph
Sun Jul 1 13:16, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) This Week in Bitcoin : Expanding Exchanges, New Crypto Fund, Patent, and Laws Bitcoin News (press release) Headed by leading computer scientists, the center will be supporting researchers in developing best practices in the crypto and blockchain sphere, while also organizing educational courses for students. The initiative aims to position Stanford at the ... and more »
This Week in Bitcoin: Expanding Exchanges, New Crypto Fund, Patent, and Laws - Bitcoin News (press release)
Sun Jul 1 11:46, 2018 GMT
Coindesk ' Bitcoin's Unknown Kings': The Magazine Mystery That's Got Crypto Guessing Coindesk Putting the crypto Twitter commentary aside for a moment, the two individuals featured on the cover of Fast Company South Africa's June Issue are actual entrepreneurs investing in the cryptocurrency industry. JT Foxx and Mao Lal represent a company ...
'Bitcoin's Unknown Kings': The Magazine Mystery That's Got Crypto Guessing - Coindesk
Sat Jun 30 22:08, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist South Africa's Central Bank Sees Ethereum Blockchain Only as 'Backup' Bitcoinist The project used the Ethereum blockchain platform Quorum. It aimed to replicate South Africa's current bank-to-bank payment platform, the South African Multiple Gross Operation Settlement System (SAMOS), using the distributed ledger technology of ... and more »
South Africa's Central Bank Sees Ethereum Blockchain Only as 'Backup' - Bitcoinist
Sun Jul 1 01:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist 3 Reasons Bitcoin is Singing the Blues Bitcoinist Depending on who you ask, you will get differing opinions on the number of Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) in the blockchain and cryptocurrency space. Most who invested in an ICO project during the past year are in the red and are holding their coins ...
3 Reasons Bitcoin is Singing the Blues - Bitcoinist
Sat Jun 30 23:06, 2018 GMT
Digital Trends A look into Bitcoin's troubled year Digital Trends Last year, Bitcoin seemed nearly unstoppable. The world's most popular cryptocurrency rose to just under $20,000 and saw people investing heavily in the cryptocurrency rather that be through buying directly or simply buying the hardware needed to mine it. and more »
A look into Bitcoin's troubled year - Digital Trends
Sat Jun 30 15:53, 2018 GMT
Fortune Bitcoin Jumps Back Above $6000 on Saturday Fortune The bellwether of the cryptocurrency world rose 8 percent to $6,360.45 as of 11:23 a.m. in New York on Saturday, according to Bitstamp prices. The gain, which comes after the digital asset crashed through the $6,000 threshold last week for the first ... Bitcoin Bloodbath Nears Dot-Com Levels as Many Tokens Go to Zero Yahoo Finance Bitcoin bloodbath continues as speculative bubble bursts New Zealand Herald all 56 news articles »
Bitcoin Jumps Back Above $6000 on Saturday - Fortune
Sat Jun 30 20:54, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Spanish Ruling Party Proposes to Use Blockchain in Country's Administration Cointelegraph 133 deputies from the Spanish ruling party, Partido Popular, have proposed a bill to use blockchain in the public administration of Spain, CriptoNoticias reports Saturday, June 30. The bill was introduced to the Spanish Congress on June 22 and ...
Spanish Ruling Party Proposes to Use Blockchain in Country's Administration - Cointelegraph
Sat Jun 30 20:45, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Delays Be Damned: Tezos Blockchain Tech Enters Beta Testing Coindesk The Tezos Foundation announced on Saturday that the blockchain's "betanet is live." As the group explained prior to the launch, this means that a fully functional version of the network is available, but still "experimental" in nature, with downtime ...
Delays Be Damned: Tezos Blockchain Tech Enters Beta Testing - Coindesk
Sat Jun 30 16:07, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin & Beyond: Can Blockchain Bring In 'The Masses' To Realize Its Full Potential? Forbes The company he founded aims to disrupt the mainstream financial services sector by enabling people to deposit their digital currencies and earn up to 5% interest on their cryptocurrency , like bitcoin and ethereum . Mashinsky's conviction is based on his ... Cryptocurrency This Week: Facebook Reverses Bitcoin Ban, Indian Crypto Exchanges Tweak Offerings Inc42 Media all 17 news articles »
Bitcoin & Beyond: Can Blockchain Bring In 'The Masses' To Realize Its Full Potential? - Forbes
Sat Jun 30 15:47, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Jumps Back Above $6000 to Give Respite to Investors Bloomberg Bitcoin was “very much” a bubble, Robert Shiller, the Nobel laureate economist whose warnings about dot-com mania proved prescient, said in an interview with Bloomberg Television's Tom Keene on June 26. Last year's surge was “not a rational response.”. and more »
Bitcoin Jumps Back Above $6000 to Give Respite to Investors - Bloomberg
Sat Jun 30 14:53, 2018 GMT
Forbes Paying Attention To The Incentives Of Bitcoin Pundits Forbes On Friday I had a great lunch with a bitcoin /crypto/ blockchain investor that I have a lot of respect for. That lunch gave me a lot to think about some topics I'm excited to dig deeper into. In the meantime, I woke up to my 2nd rule of bitcoin in action ... and more »
Paying Attention To The Incentives Of Bitcoin Pundits - Forbes
Sat Jun 30 16:16, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Is Bitcoin Creator Writing a Book? Cryptic Note Indicates Yes Bloomberg There are also bits of strangeness in the text, such as the author referring to the "first" genesis block for Bitcoin . This was the first block in the Bitcoin blockchain released by Nakamoto in early 2009, and yet this new excerpt seems to imply that ... and more »
Is Bitcoin Creator Writing a Book? Cryptic Note Indicates Yes - Bloomberg
Sat Jun 30 15:28, 2018 GMT
The Independent Bitcoin has fallen to its lowest point since November and will probably be totally wiped out The Independent On Friday the price of Bitcoin fell to $5,791, the lowest since last November, and while it recovered in Tokyo, the fall has led to a flurry of speculation that it will be wiped out. We cannot know, but since it is the largest of the cryptocurrencies ...
Bitcoin has fallen to its lowest point since November and will probably be totally wiped out - The Independent
Sat Jun 30 14:35, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockchain's Impact on Food and Farming, Explained Cointelegraph Blockchain could play a big role in clamping down on food fraud because every component in a finished product would become easier to identify — speeding up recalls and also allowing consumers to find information they can trust about an item, seconds ...
Blockchain's Impact on Food and Farming, Explained - Cointelegraph
Sat Jun 30 14:54, 2018 GMT
RollingStone.com Sex-Worker Advocates Sue Over Internet ' Censorship ' Law RollingStone.com On Thursday, the Electronic Frontier Foundation filed a lawsuit against the federal government and Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Woodhull Freedom Foundation et al. v. United States is the first lawsuit to challenge SESTA-FOSTA, or the Allow States ... and more »
Sex-Worker Advocates Sue Over Internet 'Censorship' Law - RollingStone.com
Sat Jun 30 10:15, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Has No Price Floor Seeking Alpha A month or so ago, I came across this fascinating chart by Fundstrat's quant, Sam Doctor. What the chart claims to show is this - there is somehow a trailing breakeven price at which Bitcoin has historically traded above. Using a 1.8x average Price ... and more »
Bitcoin Has No Price Floor - Seeking Alpha
Fri Jun 29 21:10, 2018 GMT
Forbes LIGHTS, CAMERA, BLOCKCHAIN ! Forbes Despite the fact that the way motion pictures are made and seen hasn't changed dramatically in the last century, there have been notable examples in the last twenty years of technological advances which have revolutionized the film industry. Streaming ...
LIGHTS, CAMERA, BLOCKCHAIN! - Forbes
Sat Jun 30 05:32, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Vechain Arrives: What to Know About the $1.5 Billion Blockchain for Business Coindesk Seeking to address obstacles with public blockchains like ethereum and bitcoin (namely alleged governance inefficiencies, economic model issues and application design difficulties), the project also hopes to eclipse solutions like Hyperledger that have ...
Vechain Arrives: What to Know About the $1.5 Billion Blockchain for Business - Coindesk
Fri Jun 29 19:21, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin's plunge means one thing: calls for rallies to $25000 by year-end are fading—fast MarketWatch ... that may facilitate the maturation of bitcoin and alternative coins to bitcoin , known as altcoins. Those include Ether ETHUSD, +8.18% running on Ethereum's blockchain , XRP coin XRPUSD, +8.13% pegged to Ripple, and bitcoin Cash BCHUSD, +12.54%.
Bitcoin's plunge means one thing: calls for rallies to $25000 by year-end are fading—fast - MarketWatch
Fri Jun 29 17:09, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Thousands of cryptocurrency projects are already dead TechCrunch Obviously any new set of institutions must create their own sets of rules and that is exactly what is happening in the blockchain world. But when faced with the potential for massive token fundraising, bigger problems arise. While everyone expects ... and more »
Thousands of cryptocurrency projects are already dead - TechCrunch
Sat Jun 30 00:21, 2018 GMT
Forbes 3 Things That Are Holding Bitcoin Prices Down Forbes Bitcoin prices have stacked around the $6,000 mark recently. That's at the low end of their trading range over the last six months. That may have come as a surprise to Bitcoin bulls. The digital currency supposed to be a hedge against global uncertainty.
3 Things That Are Holding Bitcoin Prices Down - Forbes
Fri Jun 29 18:57, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Battered Bitcoin Bulls Can Take Solace in This Technical Signal Bloomberg The gauge has proven fairly accurate over the past year -- for example, when it signaled in April that the cryptocurrency was overbought the day before Bitcoin fell 4 percent. Bitcoin has fallen almost 60 percent this year after nearly reaching $20,000 ... and more »
Battered Bitcoin Bulls Can Take Solace in This Technical Signal - Bloomberg
Fri Jun 29 20:26, 2018 GMT
Vanity Fair Has Bitcoin Entered the Doom Loop? Vanity Fair Other, lesser-known coins also surged in popularity, bidding up competitors like Ethereum and Litecoin to multiples of their starting prices, and minting untold crypto millionaires. More recently, however, the bubble has popped and the euphoria ... Why El-Erian's views on bitcoin may not work for you CNBC Bitcoin Is a Buy at $5K, Says Allianz Chief Economist El-Erian Cointelegraph Bitcoin Dips Below $6K Following Hacks And Regulatory Crackdown PYMNTS.com CCN  - CNBC all 15 news articles »
Has Bitcoin Entered the Doom Loop? - Vanity Fair
Fri Jun 29 13:54, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Op-Ed: Challenge of Mining Centralization Unveils Bitcoin's Elegant Design Bitcoin Magazine Teams behind Bitseed created Bitcoin full node devices to help users around the world attain secure access to the blockchain to run full nodes and enforce rules. Bisq, an open-source desktop application, has been working to bring a P2P-based solution ...
Op-Ed: Challenge of Mining Centralization Unveils Bitcoin's Elegant Design - Bitcoin Magazine
Fri Jun 29 15:38, 2018 GMT
Vanity Fair America Just Took a Step Toward Adopting Europe's Strict Internet Privacy Laws Vanity Fair “Maintaining people's privacy and security has always been and remains a top priority of internet platforms,” Internet Association Vice President of State Government Affairs Robert Callahan said on Thursday after the bill's passage. “Trust with IA ... AB-375 - California Legislative Information - State of California California Legislative Information - State of California all 330 news articles »
America Just Took a Step Toward Adopting Europe's Strict Internet Privacy Laws - Vanity Fair
Fri Jun 29 20:00, 2018 GMT
Business Insider A consultancy that has been spot-on about how far crypto markets would tank expects bitcoin to tank even further Business Insider ... consultancy Quinlan & Associates made a call that the bitcoin markets would tank in 2018. And so, far the firm's predication has been spot on. Quinlan & Associates put out a report in early January titled "Fool's Gold: Unearthing The World of ... and more »
A consultancy that has been spot-on about how far crypto markets would tank expects bitcoin to tank even further - Business Insider
Fri Jun 29 13:22, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin skids under $6000, closing in on 60 percent loss for the year CNBC Bitcoin prices dropped to a low not seen since November as investor sentiment fails to rebound after hacks in recent weeks and crackdowns from global regulators. The world's first and largest cryptocurrency skidded as low as of $5,799.62 as of 8:30 a.m ... Bitcoin skids below $6000, hits lowest level since November Reuters Crypto Watch: Bitcoin , Ethereum , And Ripple Prices Continue To Plummet. Is The Bottom In Sight? Forbes Why This Cryptocurrency Fund Is Long Ethereum and EOS, Short Litecoin and XRP Fortune Coindesk  - Bitcoinist  - Cointelegraph all 137 news articles »
Bitcoin skids under $6000, closing in on 60 percent loss for the year - CNBC
Fri Jun 29 14:38, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Declines Below $5800 As Downward Trend Continues Forbes Bitcoin prices dipped below $5,800 today, falling past this price level for the second time this week and nearing its lowest since November 2017. The digital currency reached $5,799.62 at 05:00 UTC (1:00 a.m. EST), according to the CoinDesk Bitcoin ...
Bitcoin Declines Below $5800 As Downward Trend Continues - Forbes
Fri Jun 29 18:25, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Startup Raises $600K to Build Bitcoin Cash Mobile Wallet CoinDesk CoinText.io, a blockchain startup developing a way to conduct offline bitcoin cash transactions, just closed a $600,000 seed funding round, the company announced Friday. Lead by Texas-based Yeoman's Capital, which has previously invested in Fantom, ... and more »
Startup Raises $600K to Build Bitcoin Cash Mobile Wallet - CoinDesk
Fri Jun 29 17:41, 2018 GMT
CNBC Why El-Erian's views on bitcoin may not work for you CNBC “I believe that certain crypto assets, bitcoin and ethereum , are poised for a strong future,” said Ric Edelman, executive chairman of Edelman Financial Services. But, investors “have to stay very long-term focused and recognize that it's still the Wild ... Bitcoin Is a Buy at $5K, Says Allianz Chief Economist El-Erian Cointelegraph Why This Allianz Economist Says Bitcoin Is a Buy Around $5000 Fortune Bitcoin a Buy 'Below $5000', Says Allianz Chief Economic Advisor CCN all 9 news articles »
Why El-Erian's views on bitcoin may not work for you - CNBC
Fri Jun 29 16:31, 2018 GMT
Fortune Some Cryptocurrency Investors Are Giving Up on Bitcoin —and Cashing Out of Coinbase Fortune Chainalysis, which tracks cryptocurrency transactions recorded on the blockchain (or digital ledger), found enormous turnover between the crypto old money and newbies, with long-term investors selling $15 billion worth of Bitcoin to “new speculators ... and more »
Some Cryptocurrency Investors Are Giving Up on Bitcoin—and Cashing Out of Coinbase - Fortune
Fri Jun 29 16:44, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin bloodbath nears dot-com levels as many tokens go to zero - Chicago Tribune. Down 70 percent from its December high after sliding for a fourth straight day on Friday, bitcoin is getting ever-closer to matching the Nasdaq Composite Index's 78 percent peak-to-trough plunge after the U.S. dot-com bubble burst. Hundreds of other ...
Bitcoin bloodbath nears dot-com levels as many tokens go to zero - Chicago Tribune
Fri Jun 29 14:32, 2018 GMT
Coindesk A $700 Million Cryptocurrency Called Ontology Is About to Go Live Coindesk A $700 Million Cryptocurrency Called Ontology Is About to Go Live ... The protocol emerged from Neo, an ethereum challenger founded by Da Hongfei, who is also CEO of Onchain, which developed a private enterprise blockchain platform called DNA. and more »
A $700 Million Cryptocurrency Called Ontology Is About to Go Live - Coindesk
Fri Jun 29 16:00, 2018 GMT
Quartz Bitcoin's brutal bear market isn't yet its worst crash in history Quartz Bitcoin has fallen about 70% from its peak at the end of last year, a plunge that would give most traders a nosebleed (and a headache, nausea, and perhaps other symptoms). Still, the drop isn't quite as deep as the last time the cryptocurrency took an ... and more »
Bitcoin's brutal bear market isn't yet its worst crash in history - Quartz
Fri Jun 29 14:49, 2018 GMT
Adweek Microsoft and EY Are Rolling Out Blockchain Technology for Xbox Adweek If Microsoft and EY's blockchain product is successful, it should shape the way video game developers, creators and publishers of all types earn money online. Last week, the companies debuted a content rights and royalties platform built on the ... and more »
Microsoft and EY Are Rolling Out Blockchain Technology for Xbox - Adweek
Fri Jun 29 11:04, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Alibaba Seeks to Eliminate Middlemen in Blockchain Payments Patent Coindesk Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has been exploring the use of blockchain technology to speed up international payments, according to a new patent filing. The patent application – "A System and Method That Adjusts Account Balance on a Blockchain " ... Industrial Giant GE Eyes Blockchain in Fight Against 3D-Printing Fakes CoinDesk Mastercard Wins Patent for Anonymous Blockchain Transactions CCN The Patent - AppFT - United States Patent and Trademark Office AppFT - United States Patent and Trademark Office all 21 news articles »
Alibaba Seeks to Eliminate Middlemen in Blockchain Payments Patent - Coindesk
Fri Jun 29 16:05, 2018 GMT
Ars Technica EFF sues to kill FOSTA, calling it “unconstitutional Internet censorship law” Ars Technica The Electronic Frontier Foundation has asked a court to invalidate a new anti-prostitution law, saying that it amounts to unconstitutional censorship of the Internet . The Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act (FOSTA) was approved by Congress and signed by ... and more »
EFF sues to kill FOSTA, calling it “unconstitutional Internet censorship law” - Ars Technica
Fri Jun 29 15:03, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Blockchain Will Transform Business And The Law Forbes Blockchain technology is evolving to become an eventual element that could transform entire industries. It is perhaps best known for its ability to store massive, humanly unmanageable amounts of information. Blockchain also provides for the independent ...
How Blockchain Will Transform Business And The Law - Forbes
Fri Jun 29 11:09, 2018 GMT
Newsweek Bitcoin Price: 'More Blood to Come' as Cryptocurrency Crashes Below $6000 Newsweek Ran Neuner, the founder of a blockchain company who predicted bitcoin's price would fall to $5,900 earlier this month, told CNBC this week that his models suggest the drop is far from over. “Unfortunately, the same ... Online, the cryptocurrency ... Bitcoin falls below $6000, and one crypto trader says it will go lower. Here are alternatives to buy CNBC Neu-Ner: Bitcoin and 2 Altcoins Still Worth Buying (If You're a Bull) Bitcoinist all 19 news articles »
Bitcoin Price: 'More Blood to Come' as Cryptocurrency Crashes Below $6000 - Newsweek
Fri Jun 29 12:01, 2018 GMT
Keeping Ethereum's Promise: CryptoKitties Is Embracing Open-Source Coindesk Announced this week, CryptoKitties debuted a number of new initiatives that will further decentralize its popular ethereum app, which while largely passing under the radar, show the startup is making strides to give users rights. It's been the subject ...
Keeping Ethereum's Promise: CryptoKitties Is Embracing Open-Source - Coindesk
Fri Jun 29 12:45, 2018 GMT
CNBC El-Erian calls bitcoin a buy if its price falls below $5000 CNBC The chief economic advisor at Allianz, considered one of the most influential financial market thinkers in the world, said Friday that the cryptocurrency would be worth considering if it falls before $5,000. ... "But the blockchain technology, take ... and more »
El-Erian calls bitcoin a buy if its price falls below $5000 - CNBC
Fri Jun 29 10:49, 2018 GMT
Fortune Bitcoin's Bad Year Keeps Getting Worse. It's Now Plunged 70% From Its High Fortune Bitcoin's meteoric rise last year had many observers calling it one of the biggest speculative manias in history. The cryptocurrency's 2018 crash may help cement its place in the bubble record books. Down 70% from its December high after sliding for a ... Bitcoin Bloodbath Nears Dot-Com Levels as Many Tokens Go to Zero Bloomberg all 7 news articles »
Bitcoin's Bad Year Keeps Getting Worse. It's Now Plunged 70% From Its High - Fortune
Fri Jun 29 09:52, 2018 GMT
Lawfuel (blog) Cyber security and the Internet of things: UK Government's secure by design principles for manufacturers and others Lawfuel (blog) But it's clear that, when designing IoT products, stakeholders would be wise to implement the recommended guidelines to the maximum extent possible to demonstrate that they are taking privacy and cyber security seriously. To read the Government's press ... and more »
Cyber security and the Internet of things: UK Government's secure by design principles for manufacturers and others - Lawfuel (blog)
Fri Jun 29 13:57, 2018 GMT
The post Belarus Free Theatre students arrested over LGBTQ+ art installation appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Belarus Free Theatre students arrested over LGBTQ+ art installation
Fri Jun 29 12:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Why The Bitcoin Bubble Will Burst in 2018 Forbes ... Bitcoin isn't really universal legal tender like a Euro or Dollar. You can't buy a cup of coffee with it in most places and pull it out of your wallet. The most fundamental reasons have more to do with blockchain , the technology behind bitcoin : The ... Bitcoin skids below $6000, hits lowest level since November Reuters Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC $5k SLUMP - Barclays predict 'ROUT' from 'current trading levels' Express.co.uk Financial overlords are spreading cryptocurrency misinformation ... TNW TrustedReviews  - Live Bitcoin News  - MyBroadband all 34 news articles »
Why The Bitcoin Bubble Will Burst in 2018 - Forbes
Fri Jun 29 10:38, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Bloodbath Nears Dot-Com Levels as Many Tokens Go to Zero Bloomberg “You'll have to see the market reverse before you see” institutions pile in, Peter Smith, chief executive officer of Blockchain Ltd., which introduced a crypto trading platform for professional investors on Thursday, said in an interview on Bloomberg ... Bitcoin's Bad Year Keeps Getting Worse. It's Now Plunged 70% From Its High Fortune all 6 news articles »
Bitcoin Bloodbath Nears Dot-Com Levels as Many Tokens Go to Zero - Bloomberg
Fri Jun 29 10:19, 2018 GMT
Reuters Bitcoin skids below $6000, hits lowest level since November Reuters Ethereum's ether, the second-biggest cryptocurrency by value, fell 4 percent to $416, its weakest since April. Ripple's XRP also dropped 4 percent to $0.44, a 2018 low, according to Coinmarketcap.com. “The frenzy surrounding crypto has ebbed and flowed ... Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC $5k SLUMP - Barclays predict 'ROUT' from 'current trading levels' Express.co.uk Cryptocurrency's Real Value More Than Bitcoin Price Measured in US Dollars Live Bitcoin News all 18 news articles »
Bitcoin skids below $6000, hits lowest level since November - Reuters
Fri Jun 29 08:55, 2018 GMT
Tampabay.com How your smart fridge might be mining bitcoin for criminals Tampabay.com It could be mining bitcoin for criminals. As the popularity of virtual currencies has grown, hackers are focusing on a new type of heist: putting malicious software on peoples' handsets, TVs and smart fridges that makes them mine for digital money. So ... and more »
How your smart fridge might be mining bitcoin for criminals - Tampabay.com
Fri Jun 29 08:08, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Reinsurance Giants Tap Blockchain for Data Transparency Boost CoinDesk A group of reinsurance giants have said they will jointly develop a blockchain system in an effort to boost transparency in the industry. Comprising the group are are multinational giants including General Reinsurance Corporation and Hannover Re, the ... and more »
Reinsurance Giants Tap Blockchain for Data Transparency Boost - CoinDesk
Fri Jun 29 09:57, 2018 GMT
Quartz Bitcoin has fallen more against the dollar than almost every other currency this year Quartz ... currency except the US dollar. The euro and Swiss franc are down against the greenback, to say nothing of Argentina's collapsed peso. But you know what's faring even worse? Bitcoin . To find a currency that's depreciated more against the dollar this ...
Bitcoin has fallen more against the dollar than almost every other currency this year - Quartz
Fri Jun 29 11:30, 2018 GMT
ZDNet ​Inside a VPN service: How NordVPN conducts the business of Internet privacy ZDNet Looking from a global scale, we provide a cyber - security service. Our user polls show, that more than 80 percent of our customers are using NordVPN to protect themselves from cyber threats and privacy violations. Others -- to bypass censorship and ... and more »
​Inside a VPN service: How NordVPN conducts the business of Internet privacy - ZDNet
Fri Jun 29 10:04, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Faces Fresh 2018 Lows After Close Below $6000 Support Coindesk Bitcoin (BTC) could post new 2018 lows over the weekend, having found acceptance below key price support. Despite signs of a possible corrective rally seen earlier yesterday, the leading cryptocurrency closed below $6,000 for the first time since ...
Bitcoin Faces Fresh 2018 Lows After Close Below $6000 Support - Coindesk
Fri Jun 29 11:02, 2018 GMT
Plans to introduce new counter-terror laws risk stifling legal freedom of expression in the UK and could stop journalists and academics from carrying out much-needed investigations into extremist and other groups with possible prison sentences for investigating stories rising to 15 years The post Counter-terror plans threaten investigative journalism and research appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Counter-terror plans threaten investigative journalism and research
Fri Jun 29 08:15, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg All the Ways You Can Lose Your Bitcoin Bloomberg It seems as if every week another cryptocurrency exchange says it's been breached by hackers who've run off with customer funds. Investors can also lose money on exchanges because of technology glitches or account holds that freeze funds and prevent ... and more »
All the Ways You Can Lose Your Bitcoin - Bloomberg
Fri Jun 29 09:38, 2018 GMT
The post Maryland shooting: Index condemns the killing of five media workers appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Maryland shooting: Index condemns the killing of five media workers
Fri Jun 29 09:05, 2018 GMT
California Passes Strict Internet Privacy Law With Implications For The Country NPR June 29, 20185:05 AM ET. Heard on Morning Edition. Ben Adler. From Capital Public Radio. California Gov. Jerry Brown signed an Internet privacy bill that would significantly expand online privacy rights of consumers in that state. Facebook; Twitter ...
California Passes Strict Internet Privacy Law With Implications For The Country - NPR
Fri Jun 29 02:31, 2018 GMT
Forbes New California Privacy Law Could Accelerate Blockchain Adoption Forbes Well, it doesn't, though many people still seem to equate Bitcoin the currency with blockchain the underlying technology that makes Bitcoin possible. But even for blockchain , a first glance at the requirements of the law and the way blockchain work ... and more »
New California Privacy Law Could Accelerate Blockchain Adoption - Forbes
Fri Jun 29 07:50, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC $5k SLUMP - Barclays predict 'ROUT' from 'current trading levels' Express.co.uk 7.30am MORNING HEADLINES. Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of all things cryptocurrency , including price, regulation, innovation and financial crime. Bitcoin has finally fallen below the $5k line after slumpng to $5,830 late last night.
Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC $5k SLUMP - Barclays predict 'ROUT' from 'current trading levels' - Express.co.uk
Fri Jun 29 05:02, 2018 GMT
TNW This company wants to stop hackers from stealing your cryptocurrency TNW Since token-to-token trading is possible on DEX, hackers convert their loot to other tokens or to mainstream cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum . In doing so, hackers can make it difficult to trace stolen cryptocurrencies and cash them out ... Cryptocurrency hacks expose need for better blockchain regulation Financial News Bithumb Reveals 11 Cryptocurrencies Lost and Plan to Compensate Customers Bitcoin News (press release) all 3 news articles »
This company wants to stop hackers from stealing your cryptocurrency - TNW
Fri Jun 29 07:56, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Exchange Guide WatchGuard's Internet Security Report Says Crypto Mining Malware Threats Are Rising Bitcoin Exchange Guide A new threat intelligence report by WatchGuard Technologies indicates that 98.8 percent of seemingly common Linux/Downloader malware variants were actually designed to deliver a popular Linux-based cryptocurrency miner. The report says the cyber  ...
WatchGuard's Internet Security Report Says Crypto Mining Malware Threats Are Rising - Bitcoin Exchange Guide
Thu Jun 28 18:19, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain And Its Plans For Brand Loyalty, Incentives And Celebrities Forbes As decentralized networks become popular in the business world, companies are finding new, more valuable ways of interacting with users. Traditional centralized businesses remain popular due to their simple set up and rigid structure, while ...
Blockchain And Its Plans For Brand Loyalty, Incentives And Celebrities - Forbes
Fri Jun 29 04:34, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockchain .com Introduces Institutional Investment Platform Cointelegraph UK-based crypto data supplier and cryptocurrency wallet Blockchain .com has recently launched a comprehensive institutional platform Blockchain Principal Strategies (BPS), according to a blog post today, June 28. Blockchain .com claims the new platform ... and more »
Blockchain.com Introduces Institutional Investment Platform - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 29 03:24, 2018 GMT
Sacramento Bee The Kings are the world's first team to mine cryptocurrency . Here's why they're doing it Sacramento Bee "Imperium" models of MiningStore's cryptocurrency mining machines will be used to mine Ethereum , which is a "public, open-sourced Blockchain -based platform," according to the news release. The "Imperium" machines are currently priced on MiningStore's ... and more »
The Kings are the world's first team to mine cryptocurrency. Here's why they're doing it - Sacramento Bee
Thu Jun 28 19:24, 2018 GMT
Forbes IBM Launches Starter Kit For Blockchain Developers Forbes To help developers at new blockchain startups, and at companies seeking to start using blockchain , IBM has developed the IBM Blockchain Platform Starter Plan to help them build blockchain proof-of-concepts quickly and affordably. It offers an end-to ... and more »
IBM Launches Starter Kit For Blockchain Developers - Forbes
Thu Jun 28 22:15, 2018 GMT
CNBC The man who called the bitcoin drop now sees... CNBC The man who called the bitcoin drop now sees... 3 Hours Ago. Ran Neu Ner, ONChain Capital, on whether you should hodl or fodl on bitcoin . With CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Karen Finerman, Brian Kelly and Dan Nathan.
The man who called the bitcoin drop now sees... - CNBC
Thu Jun 28 23:55, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin falls below $6000, and one crypto trader says it will go lower. Here are alternatives to buy CNBC To determine his next bets in the market, he's looking at blockchain technology and infrastructure. "It's a toss up for ... Those two coins are neo, the currency used for a Chinese platform similar to ethereum , and Cardano's Ada cryptocurrency . "It's a ... and more »
Bitcoin falls below $6000, and one crypto trader says it will go lower. Here are alternatives to buy - CNBC
Thu Jun 28 23:54, 2018 GMT
EFF EFF Sues to Invalidate FOSTA, an Unconstitutional Internet Censorship Law EFF We are asking a court to declare the Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act of 2017 (“FOSTA”) unconstitutional and prevent it from being enforced. The law was written so poorly that it actually criminalizes a substantial amount of ...
EFF Sues to Invalidate FOSTA, an Unconstitutional Internet Censorship Law - EFF
Thu Jun 28 23:08, 2018 GMT
USA TODAY This is how a tough new California law will protect Internet privacy USA TODAY California passed the nation's toughest online privacy law Thursday that, when it takes effect in 2020, will change how businesses collect and sell people's personal information. Under the new law, California consumers will have the right to: -- know ...
This is how a tough new California law will protect Internet privacy - USA TODAY
Thu Jun 28 19:20, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Germany's SolarisBank to Serve Blockchain and Crypto Companies Cointelegraph Crypto and blockchain companies from the European Economic Area (EEA) can now conduct business through the fully licensed German solarisBank, Cointelegraph auf Deutsch reports Thursday, June 28. With its ' Blockchain Factory,' solarisBank offers its ... and more »
Germany's SolarisBank to Serve Blockchain and Crypto Companies - Cointelegraph
Thu Jun 28 19:58, 2018 GMT
San Francisco Chronicle California lawmakers approve internet privacy bill, send it to Jerry Brown San Francisco Chronicle SACRAMENTO — California consumers would be given sweeping new internet privacy protections beginning in 2020 under a bill passed by the state Legislature on Thursday and sent to Gov. Jerry Brown. AB375 would head off a similarly worded initiative ... With the federal government missing in action, California should set its own rules for internet privacy Los Angeles Times California to vote on sweeping Internet privacy bill USA TODAY California data privacy bill heads to Gov. Jerry Brown ABC News all 167 news articles »
California lawmakers approve internet privacy bill, send it to Jerry Brown - San Francisco Chronicle
Thu Jun 28 21:04, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Bitcoin Today: Can Prices Hang On to $6000? TheStreet.com Bitcoin could be on track for its most volatile year yet, TheStreet's Jordan French pointed out, as regulatory concerns, use cases and security breaches pull the top cryptocurrency by market value in several directions. The Securities and Exchange ... and more »
Bitcoin Today: Can Prices Hang On to $6000? - TheStreet.com
Thu Jun 28 14:51, 2018 GMT
SB Nation The Sacramento Kings are cryptocurrency miners now SB Nation ... pay for tickets with Bitcoin . The Kings' won't be mining the world's most visible cryptocurrency , however. Instead, they'll take aim at Ethereum , a “public, open-sourced blockchain -based platform.” The NBA won't be the first league to embrace ... The Sacramento Kings Are Mining Ethereum Bitcoinist all 12 news articles »
The Sacramento Kings are cryptocurrency miners now - SB Nation
Thu Jun 28 19:05, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Crypto Wallet Startup Blockchain Launches Institutional Platform Coindesk Crypto wallet startup Blockchain has unveiled a new service platform focused squarely on the institutional market. Blockchain Principal Strategies (BPS) aims to provide investors and institutions with "unparalleled and tailored access to markets ... and more »
Crypto Wallet Startup Blockchain Launches Institutional Platform - Coindesk
Thu Jun 28 14:31, 2018 GMT
Redefining Security with Blockchain Dark Reading Cryptocurrency applications have gained the most attention during the early days of blockchain , but these only scratch the surface of its potential for the secure transfer and storage of value — and in particular, the validation of trust. To date ... and more »
Redefining Security with Blockchain - Dark Reading
Thu Jun 28 16:31, 2018 GMT
Coindesk France Wants to Extradite Alleged Bitcoin Money Launderer Coindesk France has joined Russia and the United States in seeking to extradite an accused money launderer connected to the BTC-e cryptocurrency exchange. As previously reported by CoinDesk, Alexander Vinnik has been at the center of an international dispute ... and more »
France Wants to Extradite Alleged Bitcoin Money Launderer - Coindesk
Thu Jun 28 19:52, 2018 GMT
KGO-TV Consumer Catch-up: Internet privacy bill, Equifax deal, small cars getting pricier KGO-TV Consumer Catch-up: Internet privacy bill, Equifax deal, small cars getting pricier. SHARE: share · tweet · share ... The agreement says Equifax must go through security audits, as well as come up with new security plans. If the credit rating agency ...
Consumer Catch-up: Internet privacy bill, Equifax deal, small cars getting pricier - KGO-TV
Thu Jun 28 16:10, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Walmart, IBM Blockchain Initiative Aims to Track Global Food Supply Chain Cointelegraph Walmart and nine other companies have partnered with IBM in order to release a blockchain for tracking food globally through its supply chain, The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reports June 25. The Food Trust blockchain , which includes Nestlé SA, Dole Food ... and more »
Walmart, IBM Blockchain Initiative Aims to Track Global Food Supply Chain - Cointelegraph
Thu Jun 28 18:13, 2018 GMT
Users on social media complain the streaming service is editing and censoring speech in captions.
Karamo Brown: Queer Eye host urges Netflix subtitle change
Thu Jun 28 15:45, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Must Rally Through $6300 to Reverse Downtrend, Says Fundstrat's Robert Slyumer Cointelegraph With Bitcoin losing this support and failing to break the $7800 resistance on the upside at the time, what we now have are inevitably “lower highs” and an overall downtrend, with Bitcoin currently trading at below its 15-day MA trendline for late 2017-18.
Bitcoin Must Rally Through $6300 to Reverse Downtrend, Says Fundstrat's Robert Slyumer - Cointelegraph
Thu Jun 28 09:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Line Defies Cryptocurrency Bears to Open Exchange in Singapore Bloomberg The exchange, called Bitbox, will offer trading between more than 30 virtual tokens including bitcoin , ethereum , bitcoin cash and litecoin, but not fiat currencies, the Japanese company said at an annual strategy briefing in Tokyo on Thursday. The ... Line to launch cryptocurrency exchange in Singapore Financial Times Line is launching its own cryptocurrency exchange next month TNW Japan's Biggest Social Network to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange Bitcoinist all 23 news articles »
Line Defies Cryptocurrency Bears to Open Exchange in Singapore - Bloomberg
Thu Jun 28 14:33, 2018 GMT
Detroit Free Press Bitcoin ATMs showing up in odd spots across metro Detroit Detroit Free Press Nothing is all that secure about Bitcoin , a cryptocurrency that had one incredible boom in 2017 and what's looking like one lingering bust in 2018. Bitcoin's price traded as high as nearly $20,000 in late 2017 — up from just $1,000 in early that year ...
Bitcoin ATMs showing up in odd spots across metro Detroit - Detroit Free Press
Thu Jun 28 13:02, 2018 GMT
KCRA Sacramento California lawmakers expected to approve soda, internet bills KCRA Sacramento Local lawmakers are expected to approve bill AB 3-75, which involves internet privacy protections and bill AB 18-38, which would ban new taxes on soda and sugary drinks until 2031. Advertisement. Watch the video above for more. California lawmakers ...
California lawmakers expected to approve soda, internet bills - KCRA Sacramento
Thu Jun 28 16:24, 2018 GMT
The Pew Research Center found there's a strong perception that conservative view points are getting censored on social media.
Most people think social media sites are politically biased, finds Pew study - CNET
Thu Jun 28 13:42, 2018 GMT
Harvard Business Review What Blockchain Can't Do Harvard Business Review When assessing blockchain business models, it is useful to understand what blockchain can't do. Think about the problem of tracking babies within a hospital ward and beyond. The effects of a baby being mistaken for another baby can be horrendous.
What Blockchain Can't Do - Harvard Business Review
Thu Jun 28 14:46, 2018 GMT
Index is concerned that clauses of the UK's Counter-Terrrorism and Border Security bill will diminish those rights and freedoms. It submitted this paper to parliament to ask it to consider changes to the proposed bill. The post Index on Censorship submission on the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill 2018 appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Index on Censorship submission on the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill 2018
Thu Jun 28 14:28, 2018 GMT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - About seven out of ten Americans think social media platforms intentionally censor political viewpoints, the Pew Research Center found in a study released on Thursday.
Majority of Americans think social media platforms censor political views: Pew survey
Thu Jun 28 14:30, 2018 GMT
(Reuters) - A former Equifax Inc software development manager was charged on Thursday with insider trading before the credit reporting company disclosed a cyber attack that exposed the personal data of about 148 million people last year.
U.S. charges former Equifax manager with insider trading
Thu Jun 28 12:01, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal This Company Helps Bitcoin Millionaires Unleash Their Fortunes Wall Street Journal For Carlson and other cryptocurrency investors, this is the conundrum: They may be millionaires, but very few businesses accept bitcoin , Ethereum or other digital currencies. People who own crypto typically exchange it for U.S. dollars to make ... and more »
This Company Helps Bitcoin Millionaires Unleash Their Fortunes - Wall Street Journal
Thu Jun 28 12:22, 2018 GMT
Fortune Authorities Seize $5.2 Million in Cryptocurrency Following Europe's Largest LSD Bust Fortune Law enforcement officials in Europe have conducted one of the largest drug raids in the continent's history, seizing $5.2 million in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies along with 800,000 doses of LSD. The Spanish Guarda Civil working with Europol, the ... and more »
Authorities Seize $5.2 Million in Cryptocurrency Following Europe's Largest LSD Bust - Fortune
Thu Jun 28 13:30, 2018 GMT
California to vote on sweeping Internet privacy bill USA TODAY SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California state senators advanced a last-minute internet privacy bill Tuesday ahead of a deadline while acknowledging it would need changes if it becomes law. The bill would let consumers ask companies what personal data ... and more »
California to vote on sweeping Internet privacy bill - USA TODAY
Thu Jun 28 11:10, 2018 GMT
Los Angeles Times With the federal government missing in action, California should set its own rules for internet privacy Los Angeles Times With the federal government moving backward on privacy protections, California is looking at two competing ways to impose its own, groundbreaking rules for the collection of personal information online. The more far-reaching proposal is the California ... and more »
With the federal government missing in action, California should set its own rules for internet privacy - Los Angeles Times
Thu Jun 28 11:40, 2018 GMT
How the Technology Behind Bitcoin and Ethereum Could Change Your Life Motley Fool In considerably easier-to-understand terms, I've previously and succinctly described blockchain as: “a brand-new way of transmitting money without the need for traditional banking networks, as well as a means to store data in a transparent and ... and more »
How the Technology Behind Bitcoin and Ethereum Could Change Your Life - Motley Fool
Thu Jun 28 09:29, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Line to launch cryptocurrency exchange in Singapore Financial Times Line will launch its cryptocurrency exchange in Singapore next month as the Japanese messaging app makes a big push into blockchain and financial services to compete against WhatsApp and WeChat. Line, which has around 200m monthly active users, ... Line Defies Cryptocurrency Bears to Open Exchange in Singapore Bloomberg Line is launching its own cryptocurrency exchange next month TNW all 17 news articles »
Line to launch cryptocurrency exchange in Singapore - Financial Times
Thu Jun 28 09:00, 2018 GMT
Fortune High Fidelity Raises $35 Million For Blockchain VR Venture Fortune Rosedale told Fortune that High Fidelity is building blockchain infrastructure to support a billion VR users, and has already created a native cryptocurrency and digital-asset registry. Some might consider this optimistic given that the words ... VR blockchain startup founded by Second Life co-creator raises $35M TechCrunch all 14 news articles »
High Fidelity Raises $35 Million For Blockchain VR Venture - Fortune
Thu Jun 28 08:13, 2018 GMT
Quartz India's female investors show that bitcoin isn't just for boys Quartz In India, it's women who are betting big on cryptocurrencies. BuyUcoin, an Indian cryptocurrency exchange, has found that female Indian investors, on average, invested over Rs1.4 lakh (around $2,000) on digital currencies—twice the amount that men ... and more »
India's female investors show that bitcoin isn't just for boys - Quartz
Thu Jun 28 10:03, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Price Defends $6K as Traders Go Long Coindesk Bitcoin's (BTC) price charts remain biased to the bears, but market positioning on a major exchange suggests a sustained break below $6,000 may remain elusive in short-term. At press time, the leading cryptocurrency is trading at $6,100 on Bitfinex ... Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Remains Range Bound newsBTC all 16 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Defends $6K as Traders Go Long - Coindesk
Thu Jun 28 08:02, 2018 GMT
Coindesk A Plan to Send Millions in Bitcoin to Venezuela Is Moving Ahead Coindesk To the duo, that's especially true now that bitcoin has the lightning network – a layer-two technology expected to help the cryptocurrency scale by pushing transactions off-chain. Lightning network, which is now in beta, is a key part of the technical ...
A Plan to Send Millions in Bitcoin to Venezuela Is Moving Ahead - Coindesk
Thu Jun 28 09:00, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch VR blockchain startup founded by Second Life co-creator raises $35M TechCrunch If VR on the blockchain is all a bit too disruptive for you to handle, close the tab and carry on you luddite. High Fidelity, a social VR startup founded by one of Second Life's original creators has bagged a $35 million Series D led by Blockchain ... High Fidelity Raises $35 Million For Blockchain VR Venture Fortune all 9 news articles »
VR blockchain startup founded by Second Life co-creator raises $35M - TechCrunch
Thu Jun 28 06:14, 2018 GMT
Wired.co.uk Blockchain was always a religion. And now it's got its own church Wired.co.uk Called 0xΩ, the religion was in fact a consensus protocol for the Ethereum's blockchain . ... The cryptocurrency sector has all the hallmarks of religiosity: the mysterious identity of bitcoin's founder Satoshi Nakamoto has turned him into more of a ...
Blockchain was always a religion. And now it's got its own church - Wired.co.uk
Thu Jun 28 01:19, 2018 GMT
cleveland.com Ohio legislature passes blockchain legislation cleveland.com Blockchain is a type of software that allows for records to be recorded securely in a constantly growing electronic list. While the technology is best known for cryptocurrency like Bitcoin , backers say it also has potential applications in things like ... and more »
Ohio legislature passes blockchain legislation - cleveland.com
Thu Jun 28 02:43, 2018 GMT
Engadget Sacramento Kings will mine cryptocurrency to support good causes Engadget The Sacramento Kings have a history of experimenting with cutting-edge tech, and now they're using it to better their community. The basketball team plans to mine Ethereum in an arena-based data center as part of a new MiningForGood initative. Sacramento Kings CTO: 'We know blockchain is going to revolutionize the world' Yahoo Finance The Sacramento Kings Are Mining Cryptocurrency Now Deadspin Sacramento Kings, the new cryptocurrency miners on the block CNET all 20 news articles »
Sacramento Kings will mine cryptocurrency to support good causes - Engadget
Thu Jun 28 06:54, 2018 GMT
With the far-right Freedom Party moving from opposition party to governing partner in 2017, efforts to gain political influence in the media sector have put ORF, Austria’s biggest media outlet, under pressure The post Austria: Political change puts pressure on independence of public broadcaster appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Austria: Political change puts pressure on independence of public broadcaster
Thu Jun 28 00:30, 2018 GMT
New York Times A Field Guide to the Hurdles Facing Blockchain Adoption New York Times This issue — the so-called scaling problem — is now something that confronts essentially every major cryptocurrency out there. While Bitcoin can handle only around seven or so transactions each second, the second most valuable network, Ethereum , can ... Bitcoin Developer Jimmy Song: Private Blockchains Make 'Zero Sense' Cointelegraph all 7 news articles »
A Field Guide to the Hurdles Facing Blockchain Adoption - New York Times
Wed Jun 27 22:56, 2018 GMT
Forbes Altering The Apparel Industry: How The Blockchain Is Changing Fashion Forbes In the past, a lack of transparency in a company's supply chain could be seen as a competitive advantage. Businesses wanted to keep insight into their suppliers and manufacturers as opaque as possible. If no one knew where supplies were coming from, ...
Altering The Apparel Industry: How The Blockchain Is Changing Fashion - Forbes
Thu Jun 28 00:35, 2018 GMT
New York Times The People Leading the Blockchain Revolution New York Times While the JPMorgan Chase chief executive Jamie Dimon was bashing Bitcoin as a fraud, his employee Amber Baldet put the bank at the front of Wall Street's efforts to harness the blockchain . Ms. Baldet, 35 and until recently the head of the bank's ... Bitcoin Developer Jimmy Song: Private Blockchains Make 'Zero Sense' Cointelegraph all 8 news articles »
The People Leading the Blockchain Revolution - New York Times
Thu Jun 28 00:28, 2018 GMT
New York Times If Fund Managers Back Bitcoin New York Times She responded that one person would occasionally bring up Bitcoin , then the room would clear out. This was during ... Since the advent of the first cryptocurrency nine years ago, professional money managers have almost universally dismissed it as a ... and more »
If Fund Managers Back Bitcoin - New York Times
Thu Jun 28 00:40, 2018 GMT
New York Times From Furniture to Cryptocurrency — Overstock Is on a Journey New York Times It was the first major retailer to accept Bitcoin and it's trying very hard right now to make an even bigger bet by selling off its retail arm and concentrating on the blockchain technology that not only supports cryptocurrency but could revolutionize ...
From Furniture to Cryptocurrency — Overstock Is on a Journey - New York Times
Thu Jun 28 00:25, 2018 GMT
New York Times Despite Caution Over Cryptocurrency , Investors Are Bullish New York Times ... longer do companies have to sell shares in themselves to big investment firms. Coin offerings let start-ups go directly to individual investors over the internet, selling digital currencies akin to Bitcoin that can be used for some service that the ...
Despite Caution Over Cryptocurrency, Investors Are Bullish - New York Times
Thu Jun 28 01:15, 2018 GMT
New York Times Demystifying the Blockchain New York Times You've probably heard that the blockchain is a technology that is going to change the world — it is the backbone of Bitcoin , the now infamous cryptocurrency . You might even have heard someone trying to explain blockchain by describing it as a “trusted ...
Demystifying the Blockchain - New York Times
Thu Jun 28 01:08, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Confirmed: Travel Booking Giant Expedia Has Quietly Removed Bitcoin Payment Option Cointelegraph Major travel booking website Expedia.com recently stopped accepting Bitcoin (BTC) as a payment method for hotels or flights, Expedia told Cointelegraph June 27. An Expedia spokesperson confirmed that the service “no longer accepts digital currency ... and more »
Confirmed: Travel Booking Giant Expedia Has Quietly Removed Bitcoin Payment Option - Cointelegraph
Thu Jun 28 01:30, 2018 GMT
Calif. Internet Privacy Bill Heads To Vote As Cos. Back Off Law360 Law360 (June 27, 2018, 9:27 PM EDT) -- California lawmakers are barreling toward a Thursday vote on proposed internet privacy legislation that would head off a sweeping ballot initiative to give consumers more insight into and control over how ...
Calif. Internet Privacy Bill Heads To Vote As Cos. Back Off - Law360
Wed Jun 27 21:20, 2018 GMT
GeekWire Coinme installs 50th Bitcoin ATM, moves into new office, expands cryptocurrency advisory services GeekWire Coinme CEO Neil Bergquist said two recent market trends point to continued cryptocurrency momentum: the SEC announcing that Bitcoin and Ether are not securities, and growth in Asian countries like Japan, South Korea, Singapore, and Thailand. ... New ...
Coinme installs 50th Bitcoin ATM, moves into new office, expands cryptocurrency advisory services - GeekWire
Wed Jun 27 22:57, 2018 GMT
San Francisco Chronicle Uneasy California lawmakers set to OK internet privacy bill San Francisco Chronicle SACRAMENTO — A bill to provide sweeping internet privacy protections for consumers is being rammed through the Legislature, with a vote scheduled for Thursday despite supporters' “grave concerns” about the measure. The bill would allow consumers to ... and more »
Uneasy California lawmakers set to OK internet privacy bill - San Francisco Chronicle
Wed Jun 27 18:35, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk The SEC Is Seeking Comment on Yet Another Bitcoin ETF CoinDesk The Cboe's filings indicate that the Trust will invest solely in bitcoin and shares in the vehicle will subsequently reflect the world's largest cryptocurrency's price. While its operators will buy or sell bitcoin as needed, "the Trust is not actively ...
The SEC Is Seeking Comment on Yet Another Bitcoin ETF - CoinDesk
Wed Jun 27 16:18, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Security or Not, Ethereum's Soul Searching Isn't Over Bloomberg “It gets a little complicated when you're still working on a 747 that's flying through the air,” said Griff Green, co-founder of blockchain -based charity platform Giveth, who has been involved in the governance debate. “So nobody's making any strong ...
Security or Not, Ethereum's Soul Searching Isn't Over - Bloomberg
Wed Jun 27 16:11, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockchain -Based Social Entertainment Platform to Tackle 'Burnout' of Content Creators Cointelegraph The company wants to provide an exciting place for influencers – as well as record labels, authors, studios and artists – to connect with fans and maximize revenue from their creations through an intuitive cryptocurrency ecosystem. According to its ... and more »
Blockchain-Based Social Entertainment Platform to Tackle 'Burnout' of Content Creators - Cointelegraph
Wed Jun 27 20:59, 2018 GMT
Business Standard Internet security : Rising cyber threat in India Business Standard While the US and China continue to remain the biggest targets for cyber attacks, India moved up a notch overtaking Russia as the third most targeted country, according to Symantec's Internet Security Threat Profile report. ALSO READ: Army must conquer ...
Internet security: Rising cyber threat in India - Business Standard
Wed Jun 27 19:49, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg FBI Has 130 Cryptocurrency -Related Investigations, Agent Says Bloomberg The distributed ledger that underpins blockchain technology makes it easier to trace cryptocurrencies than cash, for example, but the anonymity of the transactions can be a hurdle to legal investigations, he said. Have a confidential news tip? Get in ...
FBI Has 130 Cryptocurrency-Related Investigations, Agent Says - Bloomberg
Wed Jun 27 14:01, 2018 GMT
The Hill The ad-based Internet is dead, but not because of privacy regulations The Hill Last month, the European Union's sweeping new data privacy law came into force. The General Data Protection Regulation is a watershed moment in the fight for privacy and security online. Under threat of eight-digit fines, companies will finally think ... and more »
The ad-based Internet is dead, but not because of privacy regulations - The Hill
Wed Jun 27 17:44, 2018 GMT
The Verge Feds ran a bitcoin -laundering sting for over a year The Verge By offering cash for bitcoin , HSI agents were able to identify specific drug dealers, ultimately tracing more than $20 million in drug-linked cryptocurrency transactions. “For the past ... “The biggest selling point for the blockchain is that it's ...
Feds ran a bitcoin-laundering sting for over a year - The Verge
Wed Jun 27 17:26, 2018 GMT
Space.com How Blockchain Can Benefit Space Exploration (Op-Ed) Space.com Leaving unnecessary mediators out of the supply chain not only saves money but also helps to speed up production. Blockchain also allows businesses to create self-executing contracts known as "smart contracts" and to use cryptocurrency such as bitcoin . and more »
How Blockchain Can Benefit Space Exploration (Op-Ed) - Space.com
Wed Jun 27 15:15, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Risk Flight? Bitcoin 'Dominance Rate' Hits 9-Week High Coindesk Bitcoin's (BTC) "dominance rate" hit a 2.5-month high on CoinMarketCap today – a sign that investors are likely switching their money from alternative cryptocurrencies to the number one cryptocurrency by market valuation. The gauge rose to 42.74 ... Bitcoin Price Watch: Can BTC/USD Hold $6000? newsBTC Three Ways Bitcoin Price Could Reach $20000 by December: 'It's the Messaging, Stupid' CCN all 53 news articles »
Risk Flight? Bitcoin 'Dominance Rate' Hits 9-Week High - Coindesk
Wed Jun 27 16:28, 2018 GMT
Capital Public Radio News Capitol Chat: Soda Ban, Internet Privacy and Lead Paint Capital Public Radio News Jerry Brown will sign his final state budget today. In addition, California lawmakers have deals in the works on two potential ballot measures, one on an internet privacy protection bill that had qualified for the ballot and one on a ban on additional ...
Capitol Chat: Soda Ban, Internet Privacy and Lead Paint - Capital Public Radio News
Wed Jun 27 16:36, 2018 GMT
Ethereum mining for charity: Yay or nay?
Sacramento Kings, the new cryptocurrency miners on the block
Wed Jun 27 15:16, 2018 GMT
Fortune Worried About Your Data Privacy? Blockchain Could Help Fortune A distributed ledger, or a public blockchain such as Ethereum , acts very differently from the Internet. Rather than making copies from one computer and pasting them to another when transferring information, with the blockchain , there is a transfer of ...
Worried About Your Data Privacy? Blockchain Could Help - Fortune
Wed Jun 27 11:34, 2018 GMT
Quartz Who would win the World Cup of blockchain ? Quartz The demand for cryptocurrencies even resulted in a bitcoin price gap known as the “kimchi premium,” and the mayor announced plans to create Seoul's own cryptocurrency . A hub for crypto innovation, the city is collaborating with Samsung to ... Home to ... and more »
Who would win the World Cup of blockchain? - Quartz
Wed Jun 27 15:31, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship joins 52 other international organisations to warn that the Russian Federation is pursuing policies that are significantly and rapidly encroaching online freedoms. The post The actions of the Russian Federation are jeopardising online freedoms everywhere appeared first on Index on Censorship .
The actions of the Russian Federation are jeopardising online freedoms everywhere
Wed Jun 27 12:00, 2018 GMT
Fortune To Catch a Bitcoin Thief, Call These Detectives Fortune The New York City company employs a gaggle of doctoratewielding data scientists and statisticians who study Bitcoin's blockchain —its indelible public ledger that records transactions—to gain clues about who owns given hoards of the digital currency ...
To Catch a Bitcoin Thief, Call These Detectives - Fortune
Wed Jun 27 15:05, 2018 GMT
TNW Drug dealers busted by US authorities were relying on Bitcoin for anonymity TNW A report by blockchain research firm Chainalysis in January indicated that Bitcoin is increasingly falling out of favor with dark web users. The total amount of Bitcoin spent on the Dark Web only amounts to one percent of the cryptocurrency's total ... US State Seeks to Confiscate $24 Million in Dark Web Bitcoin Coindesk all 5 news articles »
Drug dealers busted by US authorities were relying on Bitcoin for anonymity - TNW
Wed Jun 27 14:45, 2018 GMT
Motley Fool Where Will Bitcoin and Blockchain Fit in the Banking System in 25 Years? Motley Fool Blockchain does not mean any other cryptocurrency . This is a form of ... Again, I think blockchain will be. But, I don't think we're going to be regularly paying the pizza delivery guy with Bitcoin . Now, I do believe that new cryptocurrencies will ...
Where Will Bitcoin and Blockchain Fit in the Banking System in 25 Years? - Motley Fool
Wed Jun 27 11:08, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg An Alpine Bitcoin Bunker Wants to Be Your Next Swiss Bank Account Bloomberg To prevent hacking, the cryptocurrency keys are stored offline. PricewaterhouseCoopers will regularly review the security setup, and a notary must be present if the venture's own executives want to open the vault. The first rule of owning Bitcoin is to ... and more »
An Alpine Bitcoin Bunker Wants to Be Your Next Swiss Bank Account - Bloomberg
Wed Jun 27 09:27, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Alibaba's Cryptic Relationship With Bitcoin and Blockchain Cointelegraph So, if Amazon's Bitcoin , blockchain and cryptocurrency journey is pretty much mapped out and accounted for, what is the deal with Alibaba, and where do they stand on this revolutionary technology, this new form of money, and this popular digital cash? and more »
Alibaba's Cryptic Relationship With Bitcoin and Blockchain - Cointelegraph
Wed Jun 27 10:01, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Price Risks Another Fall Below $6K, Charts Say Coindesk The fiat money tends to flow into cryptocurrency markets via major assets like BTC and is then rotated into alternative cryptocurrencies once the bitcoin valuations look overstretched. Further, the rotation of money from bitcoin and into ... As most ... Bitcoin price news: Why is bitcoin falling? What is the price of BTC today? Express.co.uk all 2 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Risks Another Fall Below $6K, Charts Say - Coindesk
Wed Jun 27 10:33, 2018 GMT
Washington Post (blog) A prolific Japanese blogger held a seminar about Internet trolls. Moments later, one killed him, police say. Washington Post (blog) A cybercrimes expert and prolific Japanese blogger Kenichiro Okamoto was killed over the weekend allegedly by a man with whom police say he repeatedly clashed online. On Sunday night, Okamoto held a two-hour seminar in Fukuoka, a city roughly 550 ... A Japanese Blogger Was Stabbed To Death After Giving A Lecture About Online Abuse BuzzFeed News Japanese blogger stabbed to death, allegedly by online harasser with a grudge The Verge Japanese blogger Kenichiro Okamoto stabbed to death by vengeful troll The Times Asahi Shimbun all 48 news articles »
A prolific Japanese blogger held a seminar about Internet trolls. Moments later, one killed him, police say. - Washington Post (blog)
Wed Jun 27 10:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Cryptocurrency Universe Expands Far Beyond Bitcoin Bloomberg A sort of “cryptobrawl” broke out last month at the Milken Institute Global Conference between economist Nouriel Roubini and panel participants more optimistic about the future of cryptocurrency technologies. I had the opportunity to participate in a ...
Cryptocurrency Universe Expands Far Beyond Bitcoin - Bloomberg
Wed Jun 27 08:28, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC nears $5k SLUMP but will emerge 'even stronger' says expert Express.co.uk He said: “I agree with Brian Kelly, bitcoin is far from dead and we predict this fall will not be the end but another trial after which it is looking to emerge even stronger. "From an investor's standpoint, bitcoin's ability to weather multiple attacks ... Bitcoin Today: Prices Dip as Regulatory Bodies Weigh In TheStreet.com Hedge Fund Sell-Offs 'Could' Artificially Lower Bitcoin Prices ... Cointelegraph Crypto Analyst Believes Bitcoin Could be Nearing Price Bottom newsBTC Bitcoinist  - Fortune  - CCN  - CNBC all 101 news articles »
Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC nears $5k SLUMP but will emerge 'even stronger' says expert - Express.co.uk
Wed Jun 27 10:37, 2018 GMT
Pressuring artists to renounce support for political causes as a prerequisite for being allowed to perform at events is fundamentally incompatible with artistic freedom and freedom of expression. The post Freedom of expression includes right to hold positions of different persuasions appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Freedom of expression includes right to hold positions of different persuasions
Wed Jun 27 07:59, 2018 GMT
Fortune Facebook Is Reversing Its Ban on Cryptocurrency Ads—But There's a Catch Fortune “Advertisers wanting to run ads for cryptocurrency products and services must submit an application to help us assess their eligibility—including any licenses they have obtained, whether they are traded on a public stock exchange, and other relevant ... Facebook is reversing its ban on cryptocurrency ads CNBC Facebook is reversing its ban on some cryptocurrency ads Recode Facebook to Accept Cryptocurrency Ads Again Wall Street Journal Cointelegraph  - Engadget  - Ethereum World News (blog)  - Facebook all 176 news articles »
Facebook Is Reversing Its Ban on Cryptocurrency Ads—But There's a Catch - Fortune
Wed Jun 27 08:11, 2018 GMT
Coindesk US Government Seeks to Sell $24 Million In Confiscated Bitcoin Coindesk The U.S. government is seeking to forfeit 4,000 bitcoins that were seized during a crackdown of vendors on darkweb marketplaces - an amount that worth over $24 million as of press time. According to an announcement published by the Department of ...
US Government Seeks to Sell $24 Million In Confiscated Bitcoin - Coindesk
Wed Jun 27 06:01, 2018 GMT
Wired.co.uk The cryptocurrency boom risks crashing Iceland's economy Wired.co.uk As the digital 'mining' of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and Ethereum is extremely energy-intensive, Iceland's cheap and green energy is a natural asset. Little wonder the interest from crypto miners is growing by the day. “We receive multiple requests ...
The cryptocurrency boom risks crashing Iceland's economy - Wired.co.uk
Wed Jun 27 05:26, 2018 GMT
Forbes Japan's Next Economic Boom Will Be Bitcoin And Blockchain Fuelled Forbes Japan's economy — which for years has struggled to return to its 1980's growth levels — could be about to boom once again, thanks to bitcoin , cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. At the Japan Blockchain Conference this week in Tokyo (the first ...
Japan's Next Economic Boom Will Be Bitcoin And Blockchain Fuelled - Forbes
Wed Jun 27 06:01, 2018 GMT
Artist? Campaigner? Digital activist? Journalist? Calling all champions of free expression. Make your nomination now. The post Nominations open for 2019 Index on Censorship Freedom of Expression Awards Fellowship appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Nominations open for 2019 Index on Censorship Freedom of Expression Awards Fellowship
Wed Jun 27 03:27, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Slow and Steady Downtrend newsBTC Bitcoin appears to have reeled from Jack Ma's comments on how the cryptocurrency is likely a bubble even as blockchain technology has several applications. This comes in the heels of hacking incidents and stronger regulatory oversight in Japan ...
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Slow and Steady Downtrend - newsBTC
Wed Jun 27 03:35, 2018 GMT
The Register Top banker batters Bitcoin for sucky scalability, security The Register One reason for central authorities to stick around, he said, is that “there have also been many hacks of cryptocurrency exchanges and wallets over the past few years. That shows there is also a lot more risk in bitcoin intermediaries than there is in ... Australia Central Bank Admires Bitcoin But Says It Has 'Flaws' CCN all 72 news articles »
Top banker batters Bitcoin for sucky scalability, security - The Register
Wed Jun 27 00:39, 2018 GMT
CNBC Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak says the hype around blockchain signals a bubble CNBC Apple co-founder and noted bitcoin bull Steve Wozniak says the hype around blockchain is similar to what he saw in the dotcom era, with companies going belly-up at a rapid rate. “It was a bubble, and I feel that way about blockchain ,” Wozniak said ... and more »
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak says the hype around blockchain signals a bubble - CNBC
Wed Jun 27 01:53, 2018 GMT
The suspect reportedly harassed the victim online before the attack, even though the two had never met in person.
Blogger stabbed to death after giving seminar on online trolls
Tue Jun 26 22:08, 2018 GMT
Variety Pornhub to Accept Tron, the Cryptocurrency Platform Whose Founder Just Bought BitTorrent Variety Tron's token, TRX, has been one of fastest-growing cryptocurrencies in the market although it remains dwarfed by Bitcoin and Ethereum . Cryptocurrencies remain extremely volatile: Tron's market cap just three weeks ago was more than $4 billion; as of ... Tron Claims Its Blockchain Is Live, But Its Token Migration Isn't Over Coindesk PR: Tron Celebrates Its Independence from Ethereum Bitcoin News (press release) TRON (TRX) Announces Blockchain University, Enrollment Opens Fall 2018 Ethereum World News (blog) all 106 news articles »
Pornhub to Accept Tron, the Cryptocurrency Platform Whose Founder Just Bought BitTorrent - Variety
Tue Jun 26 21:01, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Bitcoin Today: Prices Dip as Regulatory Bodies Weigh In TheStreet.com After rising in morning trading on Tuesday, bitcoin was back in the red in afternoon action. ... Spencer Bogart, Blockchain Capital partner and self-proclaimed bitcoin "super bull," said that prices could dip even further this summer, according to CNBC ... Hedge Fund Sell-Offs 'Could' Artificially Lower Bitcoin Prices, Predicts Blockchain VC Cointelegraph Commentary: How Different Countries Regulate Blockchain | Fortune Fortune Bitcoin Bulls: Prices May Go Lower, But Still a Big Buying Opportunity newsBTC Bitcoinist  - CNBC all 85 news articles »
Bitcoin Today: Prices Dip as Regulatory Bodies Weigh In - TheStreet.com
Tue Jun 26 18:57, 2018 GMT
CNBC Facebook is reversing its ban on cryptocurrency ads CNBC In May, Facebook formed a new experimental blockchain group, led by former Messenger executive David Marcus, to focus on the technology that powers cryptocurrencies like bitcoin . Facebook's widespread ban is being lifted just as Google's has begun: ... Facebook is reversing its ban on some cryptocurrency ads Recode Facebook Reverses Ban on Cryptocurrency Ads, Maintains Ban on ICOs Cointelegraph Facebook Backpedals, Reverses Ban on Cryptocurrency Ads CCN Hacked  - The Globe and Mail all 71 news articles »
Facebook is reversing its ban on cryptocurrency ads - CNBC
Tue Jun 26 19:43, 2018 GMT
Fortune Alibaba's Jack Ma: Bitcoin Is 'Likely a Bubble' Fortune Bitcoin was the first use-case for blockchain technology; however, now it has a number of other use cases, including Ant Financial's new payment service. He says that the company does not currently own any Bitcoin and would likely stay away from adding ... Alibaba's Jack Ma says bitcoin is 'likely' a bubble while embracing its underlying blockchain tech CNBC Jack Ma Launches Blockchain Money Remittance to Philippines, Bashes Bitcoin [Again] CCN Jack Ma Embraces Blockchain for Ant But Warns of Bitcoin Bubble Bloomberg Wall Street Journal all 43 news articles »
Alibaba's Jack Ma: Bitcoin Is 'Likely a Bubble' - Fortune
Tue Jun 26 18:34, 2018 GMT
Facebook to allow cryptocurrency ads again MarketWatch Facebook Inc. FB, +1.35% will once again allow advertisements that involve cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin BTCUSD, -0.01% and Ethereum ETHUSD, +0.05% The social networking company announced in January that it would stop allowing ads hawking ...
Facebook to allow cryptocurrency ads again - MarketWatch
Tue Jun 26 20:04, 2018 GMT
ABC News California lawmakers advance last-minute data privacy bill ABC News California state senators advanced a last-minute internet privacy bill Tuesday ahead of a deadline while acknowledging it would need changes if it becomes law. The bill would let consumers ask companies what personal data they collect and opt out of ... and more »
California lawmakers advance last-minute data privacy bill - ABC News
Tue Jun 26 20:14, 2018 GMT
The move could signal a new wave of online censorship.
Venezuela blocks Tor browser - CNET
Tue Jun 26 19:56, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Is "Epidemic of Enthusiasm” Says Nobel Prize Winner Robert Shiller Cointelegraph Beyond economics, Bitcoin (BTC) is a “social movement” that runs along “generational and geographic” lines, Nobel economics prize winner Robert Shiller told Bloomberg Tuesday, June 26. Shiller, who currently serves as Sterling Professor of Economics at ... Robert Shiller Says Bitcoin Is a 'Remarkable Social Phenomenon' Bloomberg Nobel Economist Naysayer Robert Shiller Calls Bitcoin A 'Social Movement' CCN all 19 news articles »
Bitcoin Is "Epidemic of Enthusiasm” Says Nobel Prize Winner Robert Shiller - Cointelegraph
Tue Jun 26 18:38, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin , Watch Out Below Forbes One of my favorite signals for the crypto market is mining rewards. Bitcoin's price and the price of all the altcoins are linked. Take a look here and you can see that all the three-month graphs of the top coins and tokens are highly correlated. It's ...
Bitcoin, Watch Out Below - Forbes
Tue Jun 26 18:01, 2018 GMT
Recode Facebook is reversing its ban on some cryptocurrency ads Recode Facebook banned all crypto ads on the service back in January, around the height of the bitcoin price surge, to prevent people from promoting “financial products and services frequently associated with misleading or deceptive promotional practices ... Facebook is reversing its ban on cryptocurrency ads CNBC Facebook to allow cryptocurrency ads again MarketWatch all 38 news articles »
Facebook is reversing its ban on some cryptocurrency ads - Recode
Tue Jun 26 17:50, 2018 GMT
CNBC Trader sees more pain ahead for bitcoin CNBC Pre-Markets · U.S. · Asia · Europe · Stocks · Commodities · Currencies · Cryptocurrency · Bonds · Funds · ETFs · Investing · Buffett Archive · Trading Nation · Trader Talk · Financial Advisors · Personal Finance · Etf Street · Futures Now · Options ...
Trader sees more pain ahead for bitcoin - CNBC
Tue Jun 26 17:51, 2018 GMT
FrontPage Magazine California Faces an Internet Censorship Bill FrontPage Magazine California's leftist ruling class is starting to run low on more insane initiatives. And it's moving into blatantly unconstitutional territory. But since the Brown regime has been operating as a secessionist entity, why not violate the First Amendment ... and more »
California Faces an Internet Censorship Bill - FrontPage Magazine
Tue Jun 26 16:07, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Canada's Investment Industry Organization to Issue Proposals on Blockchain , Crypto Regulations Cointelegraph The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) has formed a working group to recommend a potential regulatory response to blockchain applications within the capital markets ecosystem. The news comes from a June 25 notice ... and more »
Canada's Investment Industry Organization to Issue Proposals on Blockchain, Crypto Regulations - Cointelegraph
Tue Jun 26 13:10, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Cryptocurrency surge propels 500 into the main market Financial Times While most online trading platforms were initially nervous about offering speculators exposure to the volatile cryptocurrency market, Plus500 had no such qualms. The Aim-listed company was among the first to offer derivatives based on bitcoin several ... and more »
Cryptocurrency surge propels 500 into the main market - Financial Times
Tue Jun 26 15:13, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Hedge Fund Sell-Offs 'Could' Artificially Lower Bitcoin Prices, Predicts Blockchain VC Cointelegraph Blockchain venture capitalist Spencer Bogart forecast “artificial” Bitcoin price suppression June 25 as hedge funds near the end of their lock-up period. Speaking to CNBC, Bogart, who earlier this week claimed Bitcoin would be above $10,000 by the end ... Commentary: How Different Countries Regulate Blockchain | Fortune Fortune Bitcoin Bulls: Prices May Go Lower, But Still a Big Buying Opportunity newsBTC Bitcoin Price is 'Pretty Good Right Now,' Says Blockchain Capital Partner Spencer Bogart Bitcoinist TheStreet.com  - GlobalCoinReport  - CNBC all 78 news articles »
Hedge Fund Sell-Offs 'Could' Artificially Lower Bitcoin Prices, Predicts Blockchain VC - Cointelegraph
Tue Jun 26 14:26, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Company to Store Healthcare Data on Blockchain Platform for Simple and Secure Data Sharing Cointelegraph Data storage in healthcare industries is of critical importance. Security breaches in this sector will not only have an impact financially — in terms of health insurance — but could also compromise patient safety. The new platform Timicoin aims to ...
Company to Store Healthcare Data on Blockchain Platform for Simple and Secure Data Sharing - Cointelegraph
Tue Jun 26 15:12, 2018 GMT
Through the Awards Fellowship, we work with our winners to provide longer-term assistance to help fellows maximise their impact and broaden their networks. The post Freedom of Expression Awards Fellowship: Nominate now appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Freedom of Expression Awards Fellowship: Nominate now
Tue Jun 26 13:42, 2018 GMT
Index expressed concern about "the potential restrictive and frightening effect on researchers, students, academics and journalists, amongst others, who are researching case studies, making arguments and carrying out interviews" The post Max Hill QC quotes Index on Censorship on the Counter Terrorism and Border Security Bill appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Max Hill QC quotes Index on Censorship on the Counter Terrorism and Border Security Bill
Tue Jun 26 10:32, 2018 GMT
National Review Blockchain Could Upend Welfare Programs National Review We believe blockchain technology can help fulfill that vision. At its simplest, a blockchain is an electronic means of making and storing a record whenever money changes hands. Each transaction made on a network that uses blockchain technology is ...
Blockchain Could Upend Welfare Programs - National Review
Tue Jun 26 12:23, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Robert Shiller Says Bitcoin Is a 'Remarkable Social Phenomenon' Bloomberg Bitcoin stayed above $6,000 on Tuesday after having dropped below that threshold for the first time since February over the weekend. The largest cryptocurrency has tumbled this year as regulators spanning the globe step up scrutiny of what critics say ... and more »
Robert Shiller Says Bitcoin Is a 'Remarkable Social Phenomenon' - Bloomberg
Tue Jun 26 10:38, 2018 GMT
Forbes Forget Bitcoin , Place Your Blockchain Bets Forbes Bitcoin is overhyped. If you read my piece from earlier this spring – Spare the Bitcoin Spoil the Blockchain – you know I won't be making any speculative bets on the crypto market. But what about blockchain , the distributed database and ledger system ...
Forget Bitcoin, Place Your Blockchain Bets - Forbes
Tue Jun 26 11:05, 2018 GMT
The Conversation US Bitcoin price manipulation puts trust in cryptocurrencies at risk The Conversation US In May, it opened a criminal investigation to examine whether there has been price manipulation in the cryptocurrency markets. While it wasn't clear what time period investigators are looking at, it's likely that they're focusing on the sharp rise and ... How Should We Regulate Blockchain ? It Depends on Which Country You Ask Fortune Bitcoin Price is 'Pretty Good Right Now,' Says Blockchain Capital Partner Spencer Bogart Bitcoinist all 48 news articles »
Bitcoin price manipulation puts trust in cryptocurrencies at risk - The Conversation US
Tue Jun 26 10:10, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Price Building Relief Rally, But Resistance Hurdles Await Coindesk Bitcoin (BTC) narrowly missed scaling a key resistance level on Monday, but remains on the hunt for a corrective rally, the technical studies indicate. The cryptocurrency flashed signs of bearish exhaustion yesterday, having defended the $6,000 mark ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Building Relief Rally, But Resistance Hurdles Await - Coindesk
Tue Jun 26 11:28, 2018 GMT
Major outlets including the LA Times and the New York Daily News remain inaccessible to Europeans, a month after GDPR came into effect.
European readers still blocked from some US news sites
Tue Jun 26 04:14, 2018 GMT
Answering Bitcoin hype The Interpreter The Bank for International Settlements – the central bankers' club in Basel – has devoted a full chapter of its recently published Annual Economic Report 2018 to the cryptocurrency phenomenon. It spells out why Bitcoin , despite its persistence, has no ...
Answering Bitcoin hype - The Interpreter
Tue Jun 26 10:34, 2018 GMT
PR Newswire (press release) Akamai State of the Internet / Security Summer 2018: Web Attack Report Shows Hospitality Industry Under Siege From ... PR Newswire (press release) CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Cybersecurity defenders face increasing threats from organizations in the form of bot-based credential abuse targeting the hospitality industry and advanced distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks, ... and more »
Akamai State of the Internet / Security Summer 2018: Web Attack Report Shows Hospitality Industry Under Siege From ... - PR Newswire (press release)
Tue Jun 26 07:47, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price LIVE: $6k BTC going 'sideways' after 'lag' in arrival of big banking money Express.co.uk BITCOIN got through last night without further losses after another volatile weekend, however one expert has warned that the price of BTC, ethereum and ripple will continue to slip until the mainstream finance world arrives and "the appearance of ...
Bitcoin price LIVE: $6k BTC going 'sideways' after 'lag' in arrival of big banking money - Express.co.uk
Tue Jun 26 08:41, 2018 GMT
With holidaymakers packing up for their summer trips, a new issue of Index on Censorship magazine reveals the uglier side of countries with tourist appeal and calls on travel writers to do more to give travellers the whole picture. The post “Travel writers don’t tell holidaymakers the whole truth about holiday hotspots” – Index report appeared first on Index on Censorship .
“Travel writers don’t tell holidaymakers the whole truth about holiday hotspots” – Index report
Tue Jun 26 08:07, 2018 GMT
Indians took to Twitter to express their frustration after the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) pushed the release of the film Love Simon back indefinitely. The post India: Love, Simon release indefinitely delayed appeared first on Index on Censorship .
India: Love, Simon release indefinitely delayed
Tue Jun 26 07:01, 2018 GMT
Capital Public Radio News Internet Privacy Deal Nears As Initiative Qualifies For California's November Ballot Capital Public Radio News An initiative that would significantly expand the online privacy rights of consumers has qualified for California's November ballot, but a deal to avert an expensive campaign over the measure appears to be gaining momentum in the state Legislature.
Internet Privacy Deal Nears As Initiative Qualifies For California's November Ballot - Capital Public Radio News
Tue Jun 26 02:34, 2018 GMT
Free Julian Assange! End Internet Censorship ! Scoop.co.nz The Socialist Equality Group (NZ) is holding a public meeting to discuss the immense danger facing WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and the global campaign to demand his freedom and security . Assange has spent more than six years in the Ecuadorian ... and more »
Free Julian Assange! End Internet Censorship! - Scoop.co.nz
Tue Jun 26 04:01, 2018 GMT
Coindesk A Long-Secret Bitcoin Key Is About to Finally Be Revealed Coindesk No, it's not the identity of Satoshi Nakamoto, it's a private key the cryptocurrency's creator entrusted to several bitcoin developers that activates the protocol's so-called "alert system," once used to flash a text warning to those running the ...
A Long-Secret Bitcoin Key Is About to Finally Be Revealed - Coindesk
Mon Jun 25 19:13, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Big changes may be coming to Robinhood's crypto platform, and market experts say Coinbase should be worried Business Insider "For any customers who's buying or selling bitcoin or any cryptocurrency on Coinbase, they will have access to send and receive their coin, which we believe is a core piece of functionality. As a result of that we do charge fees," Dan Romero, the ...
Big changes may be coming to Robinhood's crypto platform, and market experts say Coinbase should be worried - Business Insider
Mon Jun 25 21:16, 2018 GMT
Fortune How Should We Regulate Blockchain ? It Depends on Which Country You Ask Fortune While blockchain has earned international notoriety for being the mechanism underpinning major cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum , blockchain technology has immense positive potential: to decentralize and streamline financial transactions on ... PR: Ingot Leads the Formation of Komorebi Alliance Bitcoin News (press release) all 10 news articles »
How Should We Regulate Blockchain? It Depends on Which Country You Ask - Fortune
Mon Jun 25 21:00, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Bitcoin Today: Prices Lean Higher Following Tough Weekend for Cryptos TheStreet.com The research group, called the China Electronic Information Industry Development Blockchain Research Institute, placed the recently launched EOS network ahead of bitcoin's network in its latest rankings. Ethereum and NEO follow in second and third ... Jack Ma Embraces Blockchain for Ant But Warns of Bitcoin Bubble ... Bloomberg AlipayHK Opens Blockchain Remittance Corridor to the Philippines Coindesk Jack Ma Slams Bitcoin Speculation While Launching Remittance Service Built on Blockchain Wall Street Journal (blog) Cointelegraph  - Bitcoinist  - Cryptovest all 75 news articles »
Bitcoin Today: Prices Lean Higher Following Tough Weekend for Cryptos - TheStreet.com
Tue Jun 26 00:49, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin bounces back, but prices could fall again, venture capitalist says CNBC But blockchain venture capitalist Spencer Bogart, who said he's "super bullish on crypto right now," told CNBC that prices will likely go lower. "If we go back to the summer of 2017, when crypto ... Ethereum , litecoin, bitcoin cash and ripple are down ...
Bitcoin bounces back, but prices could fall again, venture capitalist says - CNBC
Mon Jun 25 20:11, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph What Is That Mysterious About the Bitcoin Block Hash 21E800 Cointelegraph On June 19, 2018, block number #528249 in Bitcoin's blockchain was mined. And ever since, the crypto community has been in a frenzy. Why? Because the block hash assigned to block #528249 is ...
What Is That Mysterious About the Bitcoin Block Hash 21E800 - Cointelegraph
Mon Jun 25 20:11, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Why Review Sites Need Blockchain , Explained Cointelegraph With 58 percent of consumers looking at online reviews at least once a week, the influence of sites that aggregate them should not be underestimated. Research reveals that 93 percent of shoppers say the testimonials they read affect their purchasing ...
Why Review Sites Need Blockchain, Explained - Cointelegraph
Mon Jun 25 21:42, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin sees biggest correction in years, and Blockchain Capital Partner says there's even more pain ahead CNBC Spencer Bogart, Blockchain Capital, on whether the worst is still to come for crypto. With CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Karen Finerman, Steve Grasso and Guy Adami. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
Bitcoin sees biggest correction in years, and Blockchain Capital Partner says there's even more pain ahead - CNBC
Mon Jun 25 18:57, 2018 GMT
CNBC Has bitcoin finally bottomed? CNBC Fast Money trader Brian Kelly on whether bitcoin has finally hit a bottom as the stock market sells off. Watch CNBC Live TV. You May Like. ‹ › Latest Video. ‹ 02:32. Industrial stocks close lower amid trade tensions. 02:32 | 1 Hr Ago. Industrial stocks ...
Has bitcoin finally bottomed? - CNBC
Mon Jun 25 21:49, 2018 GMT
The Verge Venezuela is blocking access to the Tor network The Verge Coming just months after a new round of web blocks within the country, the latest block includes both direct connections to the network and connections over bridge relays, which had escaped many previous Tor blocks. According to network metrics, Tor ...
Venezuela is blocking access to the Tor network - The Verge
Mon Jun 25 17:23, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Pharma Giant Merck Eyes Blockchain for Fighting Counterfeit Meds CoinDesk Published last Thursday and submitted in December 2016, the patent application outlines a method by which a blockchain could be used to store information about a physical object – in this case, a single product – and receives updates as it moves onward ...
Pharma Giant Merck Eyes Blockchain for Fighting Counterfeit Meds - CoinDesk
Mon Jun 25 17:53, 2018 GMT
CNBC Alibaba's Jack Ma says bitcoin is 'likely' a bubble while embracing its underlying blockchain tech CNBC Jack Ma's Ant Financial is betting on blockchain but the Chinese billionaire warned against the technology's first and most popular use case: Bitcoin . The financial-technology affiliate of e-commerce giant Alibaba launched a joint venture in Hong Kong ... Jack Ma Embraces Blockchain for Ant But Warns of Bitcoin Bubble Bloomberg AlipayHK Opens Blockchain Remittance Corridor to the Philippines Coindesk Alibaba Offshoot Trials First Blockchain Remittance to Philippines, Plans Global Expansion Cointelegraph Bitcoinist  - Cryptovest  - Alizila all 69 news articles »
Alibaba's Jack Ma says bitcoin is 'likely' a bubble while embracing its underlying blockchain tech - CNBC
Mon Jun 25 14:44, 2018 GMT
The Epoch Times China's Hainan Quickly Backtracks on Plan to Offer Censorship -Free Internet for Foreign Tourists The Epoch Times China's tourist hotspot Hainan has quickly backtracked from its earlier announced plan that would allow foreigners visiting the island province to access Western social media sites that are blocked in China. Originally intended to boost tourism, the ... China planning to ease internet censorship … but only for tourists and in two small areas of one province VPN Compare (blog) Chinese censors open the door to Facebook on Hainan island The Times all 42 news articles »
China's Hainan Quickly Backtracks on Plan to Offer Censorship-Free Internet for Foreign Tourists - The Epoch Times
Mon Jun 25 14:45, 2018 GMT
Coindesk China's Crypto Ratings Index Puts EOS in Top Slot, Drops Bitcoin Coindesk ... blockchain space – has placed the just-launched EOS network in the number one spot, with ethereum and NEO coming second and third, respectively. The release is the second since the index launched in May. Notably, bitcoin , the largest cryptocurrency  ... China Ranks EOS as the #1 Blockchain , Bitcoin Doesn't Make Top Ten CCN China's New Crypto Rankings – EOS First, Ethereum Second, Bitcoin Drops to 17th Bitcoin News (press release) all 41 news articles »
China's Crypto Ratings Index Puts EOS in Top Slot, Drops Bitcoin - Coindesk
Mon Jun 25 15:37, 2018 GMT
Adweek How to Protect Your Data Online Adweek With Madden at the helm, Data & Society published a study, Privacy , Security , and Digital Inequality, late last year that highlighted how the uneven vulnerability online users have in their everyday lives mirrors the uneven access they have to the ...
How to Protect Your Data Online - Adweek
Mon Jun 25 15:12, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Watchers Say Decentralized Apps Are Around The Corner Forbes Outside of the asset-trading theme there are a few other games and a blockchain -based Twitter clone called Peepeth. Dapps wouldn't exist without Ethereum , the open software platform on which developers build dapps. If bitcoin represented a ...
Blockchain Watchers Say Decentralized Apps Are Around The Corner - Forbes
Mon Jun 25 15:30, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur How You Can Build a Career in Blockchain Entrepreneur Blockchain , which was first developed to account for the popular cryptocurrency , Bitcoin , is now one of the most dynamic technologies today. As The New York Times wrote back in January, "The Bitcoin bubble may ultimately turn out to be a distraction ... and more »
How You Can Build a Career in Blockchain - Entrepreneur
Mon Jun 25 13:38, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Startup Is Working With Big Business To Lift Real People Out Of Poverty Forbes Lifting 250,000 people out of poverty is a lofty, laudable and specific goal you don't hear often enough from startups these days. Even more surprising when working in the global fashion industry. 'So Just Shop' provides a digital marketplace to bring ...
Blockchain Startup Is Working With Big Business To Lift Real People Out Of Poverty - Forbes
Mon Jun 25 14:17, 2018 GMT
Forbes Where Will Bitcoin Bottom Out? Forbes This doesn't mean it is going to zero, just that this is the road the bitcoin price is on. Until it materially leaves this trail, it is going down. The next question you need to answer: does bitcoin have a future? Some say it doesn't, but I think it ...
Where Will Bitcoin Bottom Out? - Forbes
Mon Jun 25 14:57, 2018 GMT
Money Magazine Bitcoin Just Hit a New Low for 2018. Here's How Much You Would Have Lost If You Bought at the Peak Money Magazine The price of Bitcoin dropped to $5,755 on Sunday afternoon. That marks the lowest point for the cryptocurrency so far in 2018, dipping below the year's previous low of $5,967, hit on February 6. The last time a unit of Bitcoin was worth less than $5 ...
Bitcoin Just Hit a New Low for 2018. Here's How Much You Would Have Lost If You Bought at the Peak - Money Magazine
Mon Jun 25 08:13, 2018 GMT
Coindesk How Commerzbank Is Throwing Out the Business Blockchain Playbook Coindesk For instance, Commerzbank, as one of the largest trade finance houses in Europe, has participated in the development of two trade finance-focused blockchain proofs-of-concept – the Batavia platform based on Hyperledger Fabric and Marco Polo, which is ...
How Commerzbank Is Throwing Out the Business Blockchain Playbook - Coindesk
Mon Jun 25 11:57, 2018 GMT
The Independent Bitcoin price hits 2018 low but cryptocurrency market shows signs of recovery The Independent The price fall was reflected across the cryptocurrency markets, with ethereum , bitcoin cash and ripple all dropping by between 10 and 20 per cent over the last week. All of the major cryptocurrencies have seen slight price gains of between 3 and 10 ...
Bitcoin price hits 2018 low but cryptocurrency market shows signs of recovery - The Independent
Mon Jun 25 12:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Leading Chinese Bitcoin Miner Manufacturer Files for IPO in Hong Kong Cointelegraph Ebang Communication, one of the largest Bitcoin (BTC) mining hardware manufacturers in China, has filed an application for an initial public offering (IPO) with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) today, June 25. The application confirms a Reuters ... Another Bitcoin Miner Maker Is Seeking to Go Public in Hong Kong CoinDesk all 233 news articles »
Leading Chinese Bitcoin Miner Manufacturer Files for IPO in Hong Kong - Cointelegraph
Mon Jun 25 06:46, 2018 GMT
Irish Tech News Blockchain's Growing Pains Irish Tech News 'Can you explain what blockchain is? In three sentences? Without the jargon?' 'Does your company have a coin? A token? Should he invest in it? Should I invest in Bitcoin ?' Driving the line of questioning straight to personal investment is a bad way to ...
Blockchain's Growing Pains - Irish Tech News
Mon Jun 25 10:54, 2018 GMT
IoT could be the killer app for blockchain Computerworld Blockchain , the electronic, distributed ledger technology (DLT) that also contains a business automation software component – known as self-executing "smart contracts" – could offer a standardized method for accelerating data exchange and enabling ...
IoT could be the killer app for blockchain - Computerworld
Mon Jun 25 10:32, 2018 GMT
New York Times China Blocks HBO Website After John Oliver's Jokes About Xi Jinping New York Times HONG KONG — Days after the comedian John Oliver mocked China's president, Xi Jinping, on his HBO program, the authorities in that country now appear to have blocked internet users from gaining access to the network's online content. The HBO website  ... and more »
China Blocks HBO Website After John Oliver's Jokes About Xi Jinping - New York Times
Mon Jun 25 03:45, 2018 GMT
The Mainichi Man arrested for allegedly fatally stabbing 'dark web' cyber security worker in Fukuoka The Mainichi FUKUOKA -- A man was arrested here on suspicion of fatally stabbing an IT security consulting firm employee knowledgeable about cybercrimes including those involving so-called "dark" websites, the Fukuoka Prefectural Police announced on June 25. and more »
Man arrested for allegedly fatally stabbing 'dark web' cyber security worker in Fukuoka - The Mainichi
Mon Jun 25 10:01, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin's Defense of $6K Raises Odds of Relief Rally Coindesk Bitcoin (BTC) is again trading above $6,000 and looking up, but today's closing price will likely set the tone for the rest of the week. The leading cryptocurrency fell to $5,755 at 15:00 UTC on Sunday – the lowest level since Nov. 12 – only to make a ...
Bitcoin's Defense of $6K Raises Odds of Relief Rally - Coindesk
Mon Jun 25 09:02, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Miner BTCC to Sell Stake in Pool for $17 Million Coindesk BTCC Pool Limited, the mining pool business of cryptocurrency exchange BTCC, has provisionally agreed to sell 49 percent of its equity. According to a memorandum of understanding (MOU) published on Monday by BTCC Pool and its potential buyer, Value ... and more »
Bitcoin Miner BTCC to Sell Stake in Pool for $17 Million - Coindesk
Mon Jun 25 08:59, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Cryptocurrency booms in Lithuania: Europe banks fear crypto DISRUPTION to financial system Express.co.uk The Baltic state has taken an open-arms regulatory stance on digital currencies and blockchain technology, with entrepreneurs converging on it and driving it towards becoming the cryptocurrency capital of Europe. Despite the volatile nature of digital ... and more »
Cryptocurrency booms in Lithuania: Europe banks fear crypto DISRUPTION to financial system - Express.co.uk
Mon Jun 25 08:35, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Jack Ma Embraces Blockchain for Ant But Warns of Bitcoin Bubble Bloomberg “ Blockchain technology could change our world more than people imagine,” Ma told reporters in the former British colony, home to a large population of Filipino workers and domestic helpers who send money home regularly. “ Bitcoin however could be a ... and more »
Jack Ma Embraces Blockchain for Ant But Warns of Bitcoin Bubble - Bloomberg
Mon Jun 25 06:42, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Hovers Near $6000 After 2018 Low Hit in a Lousy Quarter Bloomberg Bitcoin traded above $6,000 Monday morning after dropping below that level for the first time since February over the weekend, with the digital currency heading for a second straight quarterly decline. The cryptocurrency was trading at $6,148.22 at 2 ...
Bitcoin Hovers Near $6000 After 2018 Low Hit in a Lousy Quarter - Bloomberg
Mon Jun 25 06:32, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Another Bitcoin Miner Maker Is Seeking to Go Public in Hong Kong CoinDesk According to the report at the time, Ebang was looking to raise as much as $1 billion, which, if true, could be the largest IPO in the cryptocurrency industry. The filing also comes just a month after Ebang's rival bitcoin miner maker Canaan Creative ... and more »
Another Bitcoin Miner Maker Is Seeking to Go Public in Hong Kong - CoinDesk
Mon Jun 25 06:33, 2018 GMT
"The question is now, under the change of government, would I be welcome? I'm still being outspoken about what I think." The post Project Exile: Pakistani reporter moves to France after kidnap attempt appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Project Exile: Pakistani reporter moves to France after kidnap attempt
Mon Jun 25 03:08, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Twitch CEO Funds Ethereum Digital Asset Marketplace That Wants to Compete With eBay newsBTC Ultimately, Mahajans stated that the goal of Rare Bits is to remove the “ blockchain ” and “ Ethereum ” tags from its platform to remove the barrier between the cryptocurrency sector and normal consumers. “In the final version of our product, we may not ... and more »
Twitch CEO Funds Ethereum Digital Asset Marketplace That Wants to Compete With eBay - newsBTC
Mon Jun 25 03:31, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum Price Drops to 2.5-Month Low Below $430 CoinDesk The price of ethereum , the world's second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, dropped to a 74-day low below $430 - a level not seen since April 12. Data from CoinDesk's price index shows the cryptocurrency dropped by more than $50 over a ... and more »
Ethereum Price Drops to 2.5-Month Low Below $430 - CoinDesk
Sun Jun 24 13:08, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph CNBC's Brian Kelly: Current Bear Trend 'By No Means' Funeral for Bitcoin Cointelegraph Bitcoin price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Index. Despite that, Kelly called attention to the fact that Bitcoin is still trading at the same level as back in November 2017, whereas a year ago its value was 60 percent lower - around $2,500 ...
CNBC's Brian Kelly: Current Bear Trend 'By No Means' Funeral for Bitcoin - Cointelegraph
Sun Jun 24 17:26, 2018 GMT
VentureBeat Hiring for the blockchain revolution: How to create an expert team VentureBeat However, for the time being, finding individuals with a deep-seated understanding of the company's mission, as well as a demonstrated interest in blockchain and cryptocurrency , is a far more achievable metric. As with any team, there's certainly a ...
Hiring for the blockchain revolution: How to create an expert team - VentureBeat
Sun Jun 24 20:29, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Prices Continue To Decline, Hitting Fresh 2018 Low Forbes At this point, Bitcoin was down roughly 5.3% over the last 24 hours and was trading at its lowest since November 2017, additional BPI figures show. In addition, the cryptocurrency had plunged more than 70% from the all-time high of $19,783.21 it ...
Bitcoin Prices Continue To Decline, Hitting Fresh 2018 Low - Forbes
Sun Jun 24 19:36, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price to Drop to $4000 Before Bouncing to $10000 According to Senior Analyst Bitcoinist Earlier this month, Changpeng Zhao, CEO of Binance, the world's second largest cryptocurrency exchange in terms of trading volume, also emphasized that Bitcoin price hasn't been linear and flat throughout the years. At the time of this writing, Bitcoin ...
Bitcoin Price to Drop to $4000 Before Bouncing to $10000 According to Senior Analyst - Bitcoinist
Sun Jun 24 17:22, 2018 GMT
Fortune Bitcoin Hits New 2018 Low Amid Shaken Investor Confidence Fortune ... part through large purchases of Bitcoin at moments of price weakness. Even more pointedly, the study speculated that the manipulation might have benefited the issuers of Tether, a reputedly dollar-backed cryptocurrency that has itself been the ...
Bitcoin Hits New 2018 Low Amid Shaken Investor Confidence - Fortune
Sun Jun 24 18:18, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin's Next Support Level As Low As $5100 Forbes For over two weeks from late May to June 10 Bitcoin traded between $7,100 to $7,700. On June 10 it fell from $7,600 to $7,250 in about 10 hours when Coinrail, a cryptocurrency exchange in South Korea, announced that there had been a hacking attempt.
Bitcoin's Next Support Level As Low As $5100 - Forbes
Sun Jun 24 15:11, 2018 GMT
Forbes German E-commerce Giant Steps Into Blockchain With Self-Governed Marketplace Forbes However, when these businesses seek out new opportunities online and trade in online marketplaces, they face natural limits regarding their independence. While most of them do provide a gateway these companies need in order to find new business, there ...
German E-commerce Giant Steps Into Blockchain With Self-Governed Marketplace - Forbes
Sun Jun 24 14:34, 2018 GMT
CNBC Meet Goodr, the company using blockchain technology to reduce food waste CNBC American consumers waste 133 billion pounds of food every year. Not only would this wasted food help feed families struggling with hunger, food waste accounts for 27 percent of landfills, and contribute to methane emissions. About $218 billion dollars ...
Meet Goodr, the company using blockchain technology to reduce food waste - CNBC
Sun Jun 24 16:39, 2018 GMT
This week the EU's controversial "upload filter" plans moved ahead. Opponents of the plans warn that this could "ban memes" and "destroy the Internet" as we know it. If that rhetoric is true, the Internet is actually already being destroyed right under our noses, with surprisingly little pushback. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Censorship Machines are ‘Destroying The Internet’ As We Speak?
Sun Jun 24 14:31, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Inside a bitcoin billionaire's master plan for his futuristic office and $21 million penthouse : Miniature luxury ... Business Insider Anthony Di Iorio made his fortune as an early adopter of hot cryptocurrencies bitcoin and ethereum . Now, the cryptocurrency billionaire is spending some of his cash on two video game-inspired real estate projects in Toronto. Di Iorio recently purchased ...
Inside a bitcoin billionaire's master plan for his futuristic office and $21 million penthouse : Miniature luxury ... - Business Insider
Sun Jun 24 13:43, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Is Struggling Because Bitcoin Has Lost Its Way Forbes Quite simply, interest in bitcoin is melting, along with its price. That makes perfect sense to me, as I view Bitcoin's price as a function of the market's perception of the anticipated new adoption rate. That new adoption rate is low. Very low. A year ... and more »
Bitcoin Is Struggling Because Bitcoin Has Lost Its Way - Forbes
Sun Jun 24 13:00, 2018 GMT
Daily Beast Learn What You Need to Know About Ethereum , The Next Big Cryptocurrency Daily Beast If you want to delve deeper into this exciting blockchain -based computing platform, you may want to consider the Complete Ethereum Blockchain Mastery Bundle. This four-course learning package will introduce you to the blockchain ecosystem as well as ...
Learn What You Need to Know About Ethereum, The Next Big Cryptocurrency - Daily Beast
Sun Jun 24 10:34, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Crypto Tourism Is Growing – For Better or Worse Coindesk Blockchain Cruise. CryptoCribs. These are just several of the names of tourism programs focused on the blockchain industry, from luxury cruises to Middle East startup tours, that are part of a growing trend targeting crypto-curious travelers. The ...
Crypto Tourism Is Growing – For Better or Worse - Coindesk
Sun Jun 24 12:09, 2018 GMT
CCN EY Launches Blockchain Content Rights Platform in Partnership with Microsoft CCN Global leader in advisory services, EY, in partnership with Microsoft announced a blockchain based solution which facilitates content rights and royalties management. To start things off, Microsoft and affiliated game publishers will be using the ... and more »
EY Launches Blockchain Content Rights Platform in Partnership with Microsoft - CCN
Sun Jun 24 03:02, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Fluzcoin – a Cryptocurrency Game-Changer newsBTC The demand for virtual money has increased significantly, and linear cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are slowly starting to falter behind this trend. Traditional trade mechanisms are being changed, as new cryptocurrency and blockchain -based solutions ...
Fluzcoin – a Cryptocurrency Game-Changer - newsBTC
Sun Jun 24 12:46, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin falls below $6000. But crypto trader says it's 'not dead' CNBC Bitcoin fell below $6,000 on Friday, but bitcoin bull Brian Kelly told CNBC that the popular cryptocurrency is "not dead." "This is not the funeral for bitcoin whatsoever," Brian Kelly, founder and CEO of BKCM LLC, an investment firm focused on digital ... 3 Reasons Why 'This Is Not the Funeral For Bitcoin,' According to ... Bitcoinist Investor: Reasons Why Bitcoin is Still Not Dead at $6,000 and ... - CCN CCN Bitcoin is Not Dead, Says Brian Kelly Ethereum World News (blog) newsBTC all 12 news articles »
Bitcoin falls below $6000. But crypto trader says it's 'not dead' - CNBC
Sun Jun 24 11:09, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Liechtenstein's Blockchain Law, Crypto Banking and ICOs, Interview With Prime Minister Cointelegraph Adrian Hasler, the Prime Minister of Liechtenstein, is certain that blockchain technology will have an impact on a variety of areas and is preparing a new blockchain law to provide essential requirements in order to establish a regulatory base for ... and more »
Liechtenstein's Blockchain Law, Crypto Banking and ICOs, Interview With Prime Minister - Cointelegraph
Sun Jun 24 09:57, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Slips to 2018 Low as Rising Scrutiny Fuels Skepticism Bloomberg Bitstamp is one of the major price sources for cryptocurrencies, which have no unified quotation system and can vary substantially among countries. Bloomberg's composite pricing, which includes Bitstamp and other sources, showed Bitcoin closed on ... and more »
Bitcoin Slips to 2018 Low as Rising Scrutiny Fuels Skepticism - Bloomberg
Sun Jun 24 06:02, 2018 GMT
Windows Central Microsoft uses blockchain to quickly send royalty data to game publishers Windows Central Luckily, Microsoft developed a new system which uses blockchain technology. If you're familiar with bitcoin , you might know what blockchain is. Blockchain is a system in which a record of transactions made in bitcoin or another currency is maintained ...
Microsoft uses blockchain to quickly send royalty data to game publishers - Windows Central
Sun Jun 24 06:34, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Tether has $3 Billion Daily Volume 76% Higher Than Ethereum , Bad Market Condition newsBTC Merely months ago, Ethereum had the second highest daily trading volume at around $3 billion, while the volume of bitcoin remained above $5 billion. Amidst the third worst correction in the history of the cryptocurrency market, the daily trading volume ... and more »
Tether has $3 Billion Daily Volume 76% Higher Than Ethereum, Bad Market Condition - newsBTC
Sun Jun 24 06:11, 2018 GMT
Wired.co.uk How the internet is being mapped in real-time to fight censorship Wired.co.uk She worked with NetBlocks, a civil society group that helps collect evidence on internet censorship , to quickly assess the extent of this block . After Dad and others shared NetBlock's web probe – an in-browser tool that checks which websites are ...
How the internet is being mapped in real-time to fight censorship - Wired.co.uk
Sun Jun 24 05:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Could Easily Bottom at $2500, Claims Analyst Bitcoinist Various analysts and experts have weighed in on Bitcoin's current woes, providing their opinions on what the future holds for the first and foremost cryptocurrency . One such expert is Luis Carranza, the founder of London Fintech Week, who told Express ... and more »
Bitcoin Could Easily Bottom at $2500, Claims Analyst - Bitcoinist
Sat Jun 23 22:57, 2018 GMT
Irish Tech News Blockchain for Finance Conference EU comes to Dublin's Aviva Stadium in October Irish Tech News We found that there was a substantial lack of knowledge when it came to blockchain and distributed ledger technologies and how they could be utilised within financial services. The conference will have moved from hypothetical discussions in 2016, to ...
Blockchain for Finance Conference EU comes to Dublin's Aviva Stadium in October - Irish Tech News
Sat Jun 23 15:54, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Here's Why Bitcoin Is Plunging Today Yahoo Finance Japan is the most active market in the world when it comes to cryptocurrency trading, and troubling regulatory news out of the country is sending shockwaves through the markets. As of 11 a.m. EDT on Friday, all but one of the 50 largest ... Bitcoin tumbles 8% after Japan watchdog orders exchanges to beef up practices against money laundering CNBC Japan's Biggest Bitcoin Exchange Suspends New Business Wall Street Journal Bitcoin Approaches Year Low as Japan Cracks Down on Venues Bloomberg newsBTC  - CryptoSlate  - CCN all 112 news articles »
Here's Why Bitcoin Is Plunging Today - Yahoo Finance
Sat Jun 23 20:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist 6 Reasons Why Bitcoin Price is Down — (And Some Positive News Too) Bitcoinist ... cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb reported a system breach that resulted in approximately $31 million worth of cryptocurrencies being stolen. Coincidentally, in the days following the hack, there was a large marketwide dip — Bitcoin and Ethereum ... $17 Billion Deleted From Cryptocurrency Market in 24 Hours as Ethereum Falls 7% CCN all 76 news articles »
6 Reasons Why Bitcoin Price is Down — (And Some Positive News Too) - Bitcoinist
Sat Jun 23 20:29, 2018 GMT
YouTube is a great video platform that has a lot to offer to both consumers and creators. At least, those who play by the rules. For creators, there is a major drawback though, one that put a spotlight on the alternative 'free-libre' software PeerTube this week. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
PeerTube: A ‘Censorship’ Resistent YouTube Alternative
Sat Jun 23 16:03, 2018 GMT
Coindesk 4 Blockchain Entrepreneurs Win $100K Thiel Awards Coindesk They join the crypto community's most notable Thiel Fellow - ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin, who received the award in 2014. Each recipient will be given a $100,000 grant over the next two years to help them build their current and future projects. and more »
4 Blockchain Entrepreneurs Win $100K Thiel Awards - Coindesk
Sat Jun 23 15:45, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Prices Extend Losses, Hit New 2018 Low Forbes Bitcoin declined further on Friday night, building upon its recent losses and establishing a fresh low for 2018. The digital ... Jeff Koyen, CEO of 360 Blockchain USA, has also emphasized that he expects Bitcoin will suffer additional sell-offs going ... Bitcoin May Fall to $2500 Before it Rebounds Ethereum World News (blog) all 28 news articles »
Bitcoin Prices Extend Losses, Hit New 2018 Low - Forbes
Sat Jun 23 15:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: Is It Over? Bitcoinist Up till yesterday, BTC traded within a narrowing triangle, leaving investors guessing which side the cryptocurrency would choose but as a third attempt to surpass $6,800 failed, BTC briefly reversed back below the $6,700 support and $6,600 protected ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Is It Over? - Bitcoinist
Sat Jun 23 15:03, 2018 GMT
KUT What Is Blockchain ? For Starters, It's Not The Internet KUT In every blockchain , each block contains some data. In the case of Bitcoin , the data is the sender's information, the receiver's information and the amount of digital tokens being transferred. If you want to use it to store your documents, then you ...
What Is Blockchain? For Starters, It's Not The Internet - KUT
Sat Jun 23 13:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist 3 Reasons Why 'This Is Not the Funeral For Bitcoin ,' According to Brian Kelly Bitcoinist There are three primary reasons why Bitcoin's current price action is not indicative of the first and foremost cryptocurrency's untimely death, according to popular trader Brian Kelly. “This is not the funeral for Bitcoin whatsoever,” the CNBC “Fast ... Fast Money Holds “Funeral” For Bitcoin , newsBTC all 6 news articles »
3 Reasons Why 'This Is Not the Funeral For Bitcoin,' According to Brian Kelly - Bitcoinist
Sat Jun 23 13:13, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance The 4 Best Bitcoin Stocks to Consider (Even If You Hate Bitcoin ) Yahoo Finance Browse the internet on this topic, and you'll inevitably find financial analysts urging their readers to invest in bitcoin's underlying blockchain technology, not in bitcoin itself. In the spirit of total transparency, I find this argument somewhat ...
The 4 Best Bitcoin Stocks to Consider (Even If You Hate Bitcoin) - Yahoo Finance
Sat Jun 23 07:03, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Coinage CEO: Market Needs to Move Beyond Bitcoin Bitcoinist Bitcoin is still the king of the cryptocurrency world, with almost every altcoin heavily tied to its price. ... There are thousands of projects in cryptocurrency – distributed apps, blockchain use cases, and smart contract platforms across every ... and more »
Coinage CEO: Market Needs to Move Beyond Bitcoin - Bitcoinist
Sat Jun 23 08:51, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Do Banks Even Want to Go Blockchain ? Cointelegraph Ripple is not quite your average cryptocurrency — some argue it's not a cryptocurrency at all. First of all, it doesn't ... In xCurrent's case, the network peers do not have access to a shared ledger, which is the basis of major blockchain networks ... and more »
Do Banks Even Want to Go Blockchain? - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 22 09:24, 2018 GMT
A refresher on cyber security - Chicago Tribune. But it's still on you to take privacy seriously and to guard your information. I have offered some of these tips in previous columns, but I have added a few new ones from the National Cyber Security Alliance: Update and conduct regular backups on your ...
A refresher on cyber security - Chicago Tribune
Sat Jun 23 02:10, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Analyst Predicts Bitcoin Price Rebound Above $10000 by 2019 Cointelegraph “There were times when it was 20, 30, 40 percent [per] week so, if I'm down 30 percent right now in Bitcoin , that's nothing, I can make that up in two weeks,” he continued. Gorgon argued that the cryptocurrency market is “very technically driven,” so ... and more »
Analyst Predicts Bitcoin Price Rebound Above $10000 by 2019 - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 22 23:52, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Walmart Awarded Patent for Blockchain -Based Medical Records System Cointelegraph U.S. retail giant Walmart has been awarded a patent for a system that would store medical records on a blockchain from a wearable device, according to a patent filing published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. ... Walmart has filed patents for ...
Walmart Awarded Patent for Blockchain-Based Medical Records System - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 22 22:05, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Price Falls Below $6000 to Hit New Low for 2018 Coindesk ... CoinDesk is a media outlet that strives for the highest journalistic standards and abides by a strict set of editorial policies. CoinDesk is an independent operating subsidiary of Digital Currency Group, which invests in cryptocurrencies and ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Falls Below $6000 to Hit New Low for 2018 - Coindesk
Fri Jun 22 14:04, 2018 GMT
Curbed Shipping containers are now being used for cryptocurrency mining Curbed Cryptocurrencies might be intangible, but that doesn't stop them from sucking up an inordinate amount of energy. Bitcoin , for example, consumes more energy than all of Ireland thanks to the high-powered computation required to run its networks. The ...
Shipping containers are now being used for cryptocurrency mining - Curbed
Fri Jun 22 20:44, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Drops to Within $100 of 2018 Low CoinDesk The price of bitcoin fell to its lowest point since February today. As of press time, the leading cryptocurrency's price went as low as $6,063, according to CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index (BPI), a significant drop considering the day's opening price of ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Drops to Within $100 of 2018 Low - CoinDesk
Fri Jun 22 18:43, 2018 GMT
CNBC Analyst predicts a bitcoin rebound by 2019 CNBC Analyst predicts a bitcoin rebound by 2019. 2 Hours Ago. Todd Gordon of tradinganalysis.com discusses his prediction for a Bitcoin drop to 4,000 before a rebound to 10,000. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
Analyst predicts a bitcoin rebound by 2019 - CNBC
Fri Jun 22 18:00, 2018 GMT
Fortune Why Robinhood Doesn't Care If It Makes Money on Cryptocurrency Trading Fortune That doesn't matter to Tenev and his co-CEO Baiju Bhatt, who see cryptocurrency —Robinhood currently offers trading in both Bitcoin and Ethereum —as an entree for newbies into trading other more traditional assets on which it reaps higher margins. and more »
Why Robinhood Doesn't Care If It Makes Money on Cryptocurrency Trading - Fortune
Fri Jun 22 19:18, 2018 GMT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bitcoin dropped to a more than four-month low on Friday, continuing a downtrend after more negative headlines such as Japan's financial regulator ordering six digital currency exchanges to make improvements on their anti-money laundering systems.
Bitcoin falls to four-month low in persistent bearish trend
Fri Jun 22 16:55, 2018 GMT
Fast Company Cryptocurrency flail: Litecoin price continues to slump Fast Company Other cryptocurrencies are also seeing some troubles. Ethereum and bitcoin have all seen huge drops, along with other coins as well. According to Coindesk, this is due to a risk-averse cryptocurrency market, which is only going to look worse as ... and more »
Cryptocurrency flail: Litecoin price continues to slump - Fast Company
Fri Jun 22 12:01, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Fur Real? Businesses Test CryptoKitties-Inspired Ethereum Tech Coindesk What Arianee did to test that theory was create a new blockchain – a copy of ethereum which combines both permissioned and permissionless elements through its use of a consensus mechanism it's calling "proof-of-authority." It's permissionless in the ...
Fur Real? Businesses Test CryptoKitties-Inspired Ethereum Tech - Coindesk
Fri Jun 22 15:41, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Declines To 4-Month Low Amid Technical Pressure Forbes The price of Bitcoin fell to its lowest in more than four months today, losing value as it suffered from technical selling. The world's largest digital currency by market value declined to as little as $6,081.09 on the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index (BPI ...
Bitcoin Declines To 4-Month Low Amid Technical Pressure - Forbes
Fri Jun 22 16:55, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Mt. Gox Creditors Get New Avenue for Recovering Bitcoin Losses Bloomberg The Friday statement appeared to be written by attorney Nobuaki Kobayashi, the bankruptcy trustee who has been liquidating cryptocurrency on behalf of Mt. Gox creditors. Many have blamed Bitcoin's recent plunge on Kobayashi, known in the crypto world ... Mt. Gox Crypto Exchange Begins Civil Rehabilitation Proceedings, Ends Bitcoin Sell-Offs Cointelegraph all 24 news articles »
Mt. Gox Creditors Get New Avenue for Recovering Bitcoin Losses - Bloomberg
Fri Jun 22 16:48, 2018 GMT
Quartz Bitcoin is melting as bad news piles up Quartz Bitcoin prices are falling off a cliff as a growing heap of bad news for the crypto market piles up. Government regulators in Japan slapped six exchange operators with business improvement orders, while a South Korean trading-platform said earlier this ...
Bitcoin is melting as bad news piles up - Quartz
Fri Jun 22 14:08, 2018 GMT
Fortune Ex-GoDaddy Execs Raise $6.5 Million for Cheap, Android Phone-Friendly Blockchain Fortune The first is a decentralized database that maps people's phone numbers to public encryption keys, alphanumeric strings required for transacting in cryptocurrency . The entrepreneurs said they are designing the system to make ... Celo's approach to ...
Ex-GoDaddy Execs Raise $6.5 Million for Cheap, Android Phone-Friendly Blockchain - Fortune
Fri Jun 22 17:01, 2018 GMT
BGR Bitcoin is tanking hard, taking every other coin along for the ride BGR At the time, that was the lowest price for the popular cryptocurrency since it climbed to all-time highs late last year. Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, and EOS are all following Bitcoin's lead, trading anywhere from 7% to 15% lower than yesterday at ... Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC tumbles - 'nothing preventing $2500 from being the bottom', expert Express.co.uk 5 Reasons Why Bitcoin Is Crashing Right Now Cryptovest Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Turned Bearish? newsBTC Seeking Alpha  - Coindesk all 90 news articles »
Bitcoin is tanking hard, taking every other coin along for the ride - BGR
Fri Jun 22 17:45, 2018 GMT
The Verge China will partly lift internet censorship for one of its provinces to promote tourism The Verge China plans to lift some internet censorship on the southern tropical island of Hainan to promote tourism. Visitors to select areas of Hainan will be able to access Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube, according to a new plan authorities have put together ... and more »
China will partly lift internet censorship for one of its provinces to promote tourism - The Verge
Fri Jun 22 16:05, 2018 GMT
The Truth About Cars Tag: internet privacy The Truth About Cars It's happened to all of us, right? You're reading a review on a website like TheTruthAboutCars.com, and then you decide to go browsing for some cars online at a dealer's website , perhaps casually looking for a weekend toy or a new family hauler. Since ...
Tag: internet privacy - The Truth About Cars
Fri Jun 22 14:05, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Chinese Police Arrest Bitcoin Miner Who 'Stole' 150 MW of Electricity Cointelegraph A Chinese man has found himself in police custody after attempting to steal electricity to fund his unprofitable Bitcoin mining operation, local media outlet Xinhua reports June 22. The suspect, known only by his surname Ma, allegedly mined Bitcoin and ... Chinese Police Seize 200 Bitcoin , Ethereum Mining Rigs Over Electricity Theft CCN all 12 news articles »
Chinese Police Arrest Bitcoin Miner Who 'Stole' 150 MW of Electricity - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 22 15:18, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin threatens to fall below $6000 as security flaws continue to dog industry MarketWatch The overnight news that Japan's financial watchdog has hit six exchanges with orders to improve business follows two exchange hacks in the past eleven days, which saw $70 million of cryptocurrency seized. “It's critical that exchanges deploy top-notch ...
Bitcoin threatens to fall below $6000 as security flaws continue to dog industry - MarketWatch
Fri Jun 22 14:53, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Mt. Gox Crypto Exchange Begins Civil Rehabilitation Proceedings, Ends Bitcoin Sell-Offs Cointelegraph Defunct Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has formally entered civil rehabilitation proceedings, officials announced June 22. A statement and accompanying documentation confirm the move, which will see attorney Nobuaki Kobayashi act as civil rehabilitation ... Mt. Gox ' Bitcoin Whale' Trustee Won't Sell Any More BTC Bitcoinist all 10 news articles »
Mt. Gox Crypto Exchange Begins Civil Rehabilitation Proceedings, Ends Bitcoin Sell-Offs - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 22 14:56, 2018 GMT
Swedish Internet service provider Bahnhof is continuing its crusade against copyright holders that target alleged file-sharers. The company has published an article which shows that these copyright cases have little to do with the Government's intention of protecting individual copyright holders with limited financial means. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
ISP: Piracy “Extortion Letters” Benefit ‘Greedy’ Companies, Not Poor Artists
Fri Jun 22 13:16, 2018 GMT
Forbes Will Bitcoin Blow Up The Internet? Forbes If blockchain -based technologies and cryptos are used on a large scale, particularly for processing transactions, the BIS predicts it will overwhelm the current capacity of the net. ... " Cryptocurrency technology comes with poor efficiency and vast ... Why bitcoin may be worthless PitchBook News & Analysis This is the final nail in the Bitcoin coffin The Australian Financial Review all 7 news articles »
Will Bitcoin Blow Up The Internet? - Forbes
Fri Jun 22 11:48, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Chinese Gov't Partners With Tencent on New Blockchain Security Alliance Cointelegraph Chinese officials are partnering with tech giant Tencent on the formation of a new China Blockchain Security Alliance, according to a report from state-owned ChinaNews June 21. Aiming to promote security in the blockchain industry, the new alliance was ... and more »
Chinese Gov't Partners With Tencent on New Blockchain Security Alliance - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 22 12:25, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin tumbles after Japan watchdog orders exchanges to beef up practices against money laundering CNBC Bitcoin prices fell more than 5 percent on Friday after Japan's financial regulator ordered several cryptocurrency exchanges to beef up their practices against money laundering. The digital currency traded at $6,349 as of 7:45 a.m. ET, breaking below ... Japan's Biggest Bitcoin Exchange Suspends New Business Wall Street Journal Japan's Biggest Cryptocurrency Exchange Suspend New Accounts amid Stricter Regulation CCN all 49 news articles »
Bitcoin tumbles after Japan watchdog orders exchanges to beef up practices against money laundering - CNBC
Fri Jun 22 10:15, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Eyes Bear Revival After Key Support Breached Coindesk As discussed yesterday, the cryptocurrency's persistent failure to scale the $6,800 mark in a convincing manner had raised the prospects of another leg down in bitcoin prices. It seems that process is now underway. Bitcoin breached the key support of ...
Bitcoin Eyes Bear Revival After Key Support Breached - Coindesk
Thu Jun 21 22:22, 2018 GMT
Blockchain Is Not Just Bitcoin InsideSources The technology that fueled the global cryptocurrency frenzy may soon save you from getting sick because of tainted meat — but only if policymakers pave the way for it to happen. While many Americans have probably heard the term blockchain , they still ... Is Blockchain Hype Good For Bitcoin ? Seeking Alpha all 20 news articles »
Blockchain Is Not Just Bitcoin - InsideSources
Fri Jun 22 08:23, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Japan's Biggest Bitcoin Exchange Halts New Business Wall Street Journal TOKYO—BitFlyer, Japan's biggest bitcoin exchange, said Friday it is suspending account creation for new customers after regulators told it to improve its system security and management structure. Japan's Financial Services Agency said it found ... and more »
Japan's Biggest Bitcoin Exchange Halts New Business - Wall Street Journal
Fri Jun 22 08:00, 2018 GMT
Coindesk The Downside of Democracy (and What it Means for Blockchain Governance) Coindesk Following acrimonious debates within the bitcoin and ethereum communities over the past few years regarding governance decisions that ended in forks, there has been a wave of projects offering on-chain governance. This is a system for deciding on ...
The Downside of Democracy (and What it Means for Blockchain Governance) - Coindesk
Fri Jun 22 07:09, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC tumbles 'nothing preventing $2500 from being the bottom', expert Express.co.uk BITCOIN took another tumble last night with prices falling from $6,721 to $6,623 a fall of $98. With concern mounting over where the leading cryptocurrency will find its 'bottom' price, one expert has hit back, saying, "even if the price drops to $1000 ...
Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC tumbles 'nothing preventing $2500 from being the bottom', expert - Express.co.uk
Thu Jun 21 18:59, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Swiss Federal Councillor: Blockchain Will 'Penetrate Our Entire Economy' Cointelegraph One of the seven members of Switzerland's collective head of state stated that blockchain will someday “penetrate our entire economy,” according to a transcript published by the Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research today, June ... and more »
Swiss Federal Councillor: Blockchain Will 'Penetrate Our Entire Economy' - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 22 06:03, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Korean Government to Lead 6 Blockchain Pilots With $9 Million Fund Coindesk The South Korean government will invest 10 billion Korean won (or $9 million) to support blockchain development in the country, with plans to carry out six pilots using blockchain technology. According to a report from CoinDesk Korea, the country's ... and more »
Korean Government to Lead 6 Blockchain Pilots With $9 Million Fund - Coindesk
Fri Jun 22 07:31, 2018 GMT
The Register Amid 'idiotic blockchain phase,' EY and Microsoft tout smart contracts The Register There are permissionless distributed databases like the Bitcoin blockchain where anyone can participate; there are permissioned distributed databases like Quorum, Corda and Hyperledger where a limited number of known parties participate; and there are ... Microsoft launches ambitious blockchain project to help creators get paid TNW all 34 news articles »
Amid 'idiotic blockchain phase,' EY and Microsoft tout smart contracts - The Register
Thu Jun 21 16:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes 3LAU Is Helping Launch The First Blockchain -Powered Music Festival Forbes Blau got started in cryptocurrency long before it hit the mainstream. In 2014, he met the Winklevoss twins, who were working on their Gemini cryptocurrency exchange at the time. Intrigued, he bought some bitcoin and didn't think much of it until a few ... A Major EDM Festival Is Selling Tickets On the Blockchain Futurism all 19 news articles »
3LAU Is Helping Launch The First Blockchain-Powered Music Festival - Forbes
Fri Jun 22 01:39, 2018 GMT
CNBC Initial coin offerings are flooding the market but they're overvalued: Crypto investor Brian Kelly CNBC Initial coin offerings (ICOs) continue to overflow the crypto universe, but bitcoin bull Brian Kelly told CNBC that the market is overvalued. He said ... I don't need a seventh or eighth ICO,'" the cryptocurrency investor said on "Fast Money" Thursday ... and more »
Initial coin offerings are flooding the market but they're overvalued: Crypto investor Brian Kelly - CNBC
Fri Jun 22 02:07, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Tencent, Chinese Officials Partner on Fighting Blockchain Security Risks CoinDesk Technology giant Tencent is teaming up with the Chinese government to fight blockchain -related security issues. The firm's vice president, Bin Ma, announced the formation of the China Blockchain Security Alliance during the China Blockchain Security ...
Tencent, Chinese Officials Partner on Fighting Blockchain Security Risks - CoinDesk
Thu Jun 21 22:03, 2018 GMT
Forbes A Major EDM Festival Is Selling Tickets On the Blockchain Futurism The music festival OUR Music Festival (OMF) is moving sales of its entry tickets, VIP upgrades, grub, and drinks to the blockchain . Yes, I can hear your eyes rolling ... Blockchain technology, based on the smart contract Ethereum platform, could ... 3LAU Is Helping Launch The First Blockchain -Powered Music Festival Forbes all 16 news articles »
A Major EDM Festival Is Selling Tickets On the Blockchain - Futurism
Fri Jun 22 02:05, 2018 GMT
Deal may keep internet privacy measure off California ballot Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog) SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Backers of an internet privacy initiative say they will keep their measure off California's November ballot if lawmakers pass a comparable consumer data protection bill next week. Supporters of the initiative aimed at giving ... and more »
Deal may keep internet privacy measure off California ballot - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
Fri Jun 22 02:17, 2018 GMT
Ventura County Star Time change makes ballot; internet privacy may not Ventura County Star SACRAMENTO - California voters may get to decide in November whether to take the first step toward keeping the state on daylight saving time year round. Lawmakers on Thursday voted to place a measure on the November ballot asking voters to give them ... and more »
Time change makes ballot; internet privacy may not - Ventura County Star
Thu Jun 21 22:49, 2018 GMT
PitchBook News & Analysis Why bitcoin may be worthless PitchBook News & Analysis The Bank for international Settlements isn't exactly a household name. Based in Basel, Switzerland, and founded nearly 90 years ago, it's the central bank of the world's central banks, fostering cross-border capital flows and monetary policy cooperation. Is Blockchain Hype Good For Bitcoin ? Seeking Alpha This is the final nail in the Bitcoin coffin The Australian Financial Review all 26 news articles »
Why bitcoin may be worthless - PitchBook News & Analysis
Thu Jun 21 21:22, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Price Analysis: Shaky Support Gives Way to Massive Bear Flag Set-up Bitcoin Magazine A sideways market has many bitcoin investors wondering if the downward volatility has finally subsided. As stated in our previous discussion of the bitcoin market, the $6,425 support level was a very important level to hold. A failure to maintain ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Shaky Support Gives Way to Massive Bear Flag Set-up - Bitcoin Magazine
Thu Jun 21 23:52, 2018 GMT
Fortune Why Ripple Thinks Coinbase Should Add Cryptocurrency XRP Fortune But XRP, whose roughly $21 billion market capitalization exceeds that of all other cryptocurrencies except Bitcoin and Ethereum , has been passed over—despite reports that Ripple, which owns more than half of XRP's digital tokens, tried to pay Coinbase ... and more »
Why Ripple Thinks Coinbase Should Add Cryptocurrency XRP - Fortune
Fri Jun 22 01:27, 2018 GMT
Deal May Keep Internet Privacy Measure off California Ballot U.S. News & World Report Deal May Keep Internet Privacy Measure off California Ballot. Backers of an internet privacy initiative say they will keep their measure off California's November ballot if lawmakers pass comparable consumer data protection legislation next week. June ... and more »
Deal May Keep Internet Privacy Measure off California Ballot - U.S. News & World Report
Thu Jun 21 22:13, 2018 GMT
Is Blockchain Hype Good For Bitcoin ? Seeking Alpha Bitcoin has many necessary parts that are just as important as the blockchain . What would happen if we tried to tinker with the Bitcoin formula? Misunderstanding blockchain leads to irrational exuberance, but there are positive externalities to consider. and more »
Is Blockchain Hype Good For Bitcoin? - Seeking Alpha
Thu Jun 21 20:34, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Ethereum Billionaire Looks to China for Next Big Crypto Winners Bloomberg Ether, the currency that runs on Ethereum , has a market value of around $50 billion compared with Bitcoin's $115 billion. Di Iorio now runs Decentral, an “innovation hub” in Toronto focused on blockchain projects. It's the creator of the popular ... and more »
Ethereum Billionaire Looks to China for Next Big Crypto Winners - Bloomberg
Thu Jun 21 16:14, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Stanford University Launches New Blockchain Research Center CoinDesk The research outfit plans to "develop best practices" for blockchain by bringing the university scientists and the industry's top leaders together, according to a press release released by Stanford Engineering on June 20. The website for the center ... Stanford Univ. Launches Blockchain Research Center, Supported by Ethereum Foundation Cointelegraph Ethereum (ETH) Foundation, OmiseGO, Stanford Univ. Unveil Blockchain Research Center Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum [ETH] and OmiseGo [OMG] Network to support Stanford's Blockchain Research AMBCrypto all 8 news articles »
Stanford University Launches New Blockchain Research Center - CoinDesk
Thu Jun 21 21:18, 2018 GMT
A government agency is designing cheaper new metal alloys inside a computer.
Forget bitcoin. The US government is building a better nickel - CNET
Thu Jun 21 14:03, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bobby Lee, 'BTC Maximalist': Bitcoin's Value Is in the Eye of the Beholder Cointelegraph Recently at BlockShow Europe 2018, Cointelegraph got the chance to speak to Bobby Lee — co-founder of Chinese crypto exchange BTCC and a board member at the Bitcoin Foundation — about what he's been up to in the crypto space since BTCC shut down last ... and more »
Bobby Lee, 'BTC Maximalist': Bitcoin's Value Is in the Eye of the Beholder - Cointelegraph
Thu Jun 21 18:35, 2018 GMT
Futurism Here's The Conspiracy Tearing Bitcoin Crypto Communities Apart Futurism The mathematical coincidences (see the Medium post if you care to learn what they are) are too strong to think that this could be anyone other than Satoshi Nakamoto, the mysterious creator of the Bitcoin blockchain . Some users think it could be the ... and more »
Here's The Conspiracy Tearing Bitcoin Crypto Communities Apart - Futurism
Thu Jun 21 14:12, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk IOST Blockchain Incubator Launches With $50 Million Fund CoinDesk Bluehill, a startup incubator for global blockchain projects, launched on Thursday after raising $50 million to support the IOST blockchain ecosystem. The firm said in a release that it is now taking in applications from startups on a rolling basis and ... and more »
IOST Blockchain Incubator Launches With $50 Million Fund - CoinDesk
Thu Jun 21 16:48, 2018 GMT
Forbes R3 Goes For Broke: New Financial Documents Show Rocky Road Toward Blockchain Profitability Forbes It's easy to hate on R3. The blockchain startup founded in 2013 to reimagine the way banks connect has raised a total of $107 million venture capital, with over 200 members. Contrary to some of the crypto-anarchist visions of overthrowing traditional ...
R3 Goes For Broke: New Financial Documents Show Rocky Road Toward Blockchain Profitability - Forbes
Thu Jun 21 15:13, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Just Got a Shoutout in a New US Supreme Court Opinion Coindesk While the opinion, in this case, has nothing to do with cryptocurrencies directly, the passing reference nonetheless signals that at least some of those that make up the top U.S. court are sympathetic to the idea that a cryptocurrency is a kind of ... and more »
Bitcoin Just Got a Shoutout in a New US Supreme Court Opinion - Coindesk
Thu Jun 21 13:31, 2018 GMT
GlobalCoinReport Bitcoin And Its Friends Really Are Worthless 'Digital Gold' Seeking Alpha Once investors finally wake up to the worthlessness of the tokens they hold, the whole cryptocurrency market will slump, with Bitcoin (BTC-USD) also a casualty due to the strong correlation between the price of Bitcoin and the other coins in the market. Why Blockchain Isn't a Revolution Knowledge@Wharton Ripple (XRP) leaves both Ethereum and Bitcoin behind in advantages GlobalCoinReport Investors Turn Bullish as Cryptocurrency Market adds $12 Billion in 24 Hours CCN CryptoSlate all 147 news articles »
Bitcoin And Its Friends Really Are Worthless 'Digital Gold' - Seeking Alpha
Thu Jun 21 14:21, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph What the blockchain ETF 'feeding frenzy' says about the ETF industry MarketWatch Blockchain , the technology that is best known as what underpins bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, has become one of the hottest buzz words on Wall Street. Just as companies that added crypto-related terms to their names saw massive short-term boosts ... Toronto Stock Exchange to Trade New Blockchain ETF Cointelegraph Reality Shares Launches World's First China Blockchain ETF CCN all 37 news articles »
What the blockchain ETF 'feeding frenzy' says about the ETF industry - MarketWatch
Thu Jun 21 15:10, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur A Fresh Look at a Long-Standing Problem: Using Blockchain to Achieve Gender Equity Entrepreneur Just as social media connected a wave of women to raise their voices against sexual harassment and assault, blockchain can connect women together for global movement toward economic empowerment of women, by women. How? Blockchain leverages ...
A Fresh Look at a Long-Standing Problem: Using Blockchain to Achieve Gender Equity - Entrepreneur
Thu Jun 21 12:42, 2018 GMT
Los Angeles Times Why bitcoin exchanges keep getting hacked — and how to protect yourself Los Angeles Times A lot of cryptocurrency exchanges work the same way. They run what's called a "hot" wallet that's connected to the internet, where they store the virtual currency they know they'll use to quickly fulfill their customers' trades. Meanwhile, they might ... Why bitcoin made a comeback after the South Korean exchange hack CNBC Bitcoin Marches On Following Bithumb Hack Forbes Bithumb Hack Does Not Change Bitcoin Fundamentals, Says Litecoin Founder Charlie Lee Cointelegraph Coindesk  - CNNMoney  - The Guardian all 566 news articles »
Why bitcoin exchanges keep getting hacked — and how to protect yourself - Los Angeles Times
Thu Jun 21 12:59, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum Accelerator to Offer Crypto Coders Resources and 'Reality Check' CoinDesk Applications are open to anyone with a project that fits with one of the three tracks – social impact startups, general ethereum startups, and open-source projects, including blockchain agnostic tools. So far, applications are already pouring in from ... and more »
Ethereum Accelerator to Offer Crypto Coders Resources and 'Reality Check' - CoinDesk
Thu Jun 21 13:24, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Stanford Univ. Launches Blockchain Research Center, Supported by Ethereum Foundation Cointelegraph Stanford has created the Center for Blockchain Research, supported in part by the Ethereum Foundation, Stanford Engineering's website posted yesterday, June 20. The university reportedly established the center in order to examine how blockchain  ... and more »
Stanford Univ. Launches Blockchain Research Center, Supported by Ethereum Foundation - Cointelegraph
Thu Jun 21 12:46, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin at 'important inflection point' as it attempts to break out of downtrend MarketWatch The downtrend in digital currencies remains well intact with all major coins lower on the month and still well down since the beginning of 2018. However, bitcoin , the worlds biggest digital currency, is showing some signs of bottoming. After holding ...
Bitcoin at 'important inflection point' as it attempts to break out of downtrend - MarketWatch
Thu Jun 21 12:46, 2018 GMT
Sacramento Bee Can bitcoin be used for campaign contributions? Sacramento Bee The commission's legal division concluded in a recent memo that cryptocurrency contributions do not violate the state's Political Reform Act — a 1974 initiative that created the commission to regulate campaign finance, lobbying activity and conflicts ...
Can bitcoin be used for campaign contributions? - Sacramento Bee
Thu Jun 21 12:46, 2018 GMT
The Week UK Article 13: are we heading for mass internet censorship ? The Week UK The signatories, who include world wide web inventor Tim Berners-Lee and co-founder of Wikipedia Jimmy Wales, wrote: “The damage that this may do to the free and open internet as we know it is hard to predict, but in our opinions could be substantial. and more »
Article 13: are we heading for mass internet censorship? - The Week UK
Thu Jun 21 11:06, 2018 GMT
Security experts warns the fake apps look realistic but in fact only make money for scammers.
Fake Fortnite Android apps spread across internet
Thu Jun 21 11:00, 2018 GMT
More searchable, readable privacy and security settings
Google update aims to show you how it uses your data - CNET
Thu Jun 21 08:55, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Bitcoin birthday boy is an absurd star of a serious industry Financial Times When the founder or founders of bitcoin decided to use the name Satoshi Nakamoto they virtually guaranteed that Asia, and especially Japan, would be the epicentre of the cryptocurrency craze. Japan has led the world by legitimising the phenomenon ... and more »
Bitcoin birthday boy is an absurd star of a serious industry - Financial Times
Thu Jun 21 08:22, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC 'exhausted' at $6k - 'bottoming process' could sink crypto to $4k Express.co.uk 8.00am MORNING HEADLINES. Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of all things cryptocurrency , including price, regulation, innovation and financial crime. Bitcoin is up slightly on the day so far at $6,761, with Ethereum at $542 and Ripple ... Why Blockchain Isn't a Revolution Knowledge@Wharton Ripple (XRP) leaves both Ethereum and Bitcoin behind in advantages GlobalCoinReport Investors Turn Bullish as Cryptocurrency Market adds $12 Billion in 24 Hours CCN CryptoSlate all 133 news articles »
Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC 'exhausted' at $6k - 'bottoming process' could sink crypto to $4k - Express.co.uk
Thu Jun 21 07:08, 2018 GMT
Coindesk National Chinese Science Academy Launches Blockchain Lab Coindesk China's federal science institution, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, is taking part in a new research effort around blockchain . The highest academy for science in China said it had established a new "Big Data and Blockchain Lab" during a seminar on ...
National Chinese Science Academy Launches Blockchain Lab - Coindesk
Thu Jun 21 06:26, 2018 GMT
VMware set to reveal blockchain , better app store, new AWS client The Register VMware's published the content catalogues for its VMworld gabfests in Las Vegas (August) and Barcelona (November) and as usual has leaked a few insights into what it's working on. Attendees at VMworld USA will have a chance to attend a session titled ... and more »
VMware set to reveal blockchain, better app store, new AWS client - The Register
Thu Jun 21 03:54, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Toronto Stock Exchange to Trade New Blockchain ETF Cointelegraph The Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) will list a new blockchain exchange traded fund (ETF) starting Thursday, Bloomberg reported June 20. The Horizons Blockchain Technology and Hardware Index ETF fund will join other ETFs from Harvest Portfolio Group ... Horizons Is Launching a Blockchain ETF Bloomberg Reality Shares Launches World's First China Blockchain ETF - CCN CCN all 19 news articles »
Toronto Stock Exchange to Trade New Blockchain ETF - Cointelegraph
Thu Jun 21 07:49, 2018 GMT
Bahrain’s High Criminal Court acquitted the leader of Bahrain’s dissolved opposition party Al-Wefaq, Sheikh Ali Salman, of politically motivated charges related to espionage. The post Bahrain court acquits leading opposition leader appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Bahrain court acquits leading opposition leader
Wed Jun 20 22:23, 2018 GMT
Forbes When It Comes To Adopting Blockchain Technology, Education Leads To Utilization Forbes Blockchain technology -- the distributed ledger database that started with the Bitcoin blockchain in 2009, but nearly 10 years later has spawned innovation through the creation of innumerable blockchains, both private and public around the world -- has ... Microsoft is deploying what could become one of the biggest enterprise blockchains Quartz all 20 news articles »
When It Comes To Adopting Blockchain Technology, Education Leads To Utilization - Forbes
Wed Jun 20 23:08, 2018 GMT
Quartz Microsoft is deploying what could become one of the biggest enterprise blockchains Quartz Even as blockchain mania is in some cases being replaced by blockchain skepticism, projects using the distributed ledger technology are still being rolled out. One of the latest is a partnership between ... The Bank for International Settlements (pdf ... Microsoft and EY Launch Blockchain Tool for Copyright Fortune all 19 news articles »
Microsoft is deploying what could become one of the biggest enterprise blockchains - Quartz
Thu Jun 21 01:01, 2018 GMT
CNBC Why bitcoin made a comeback after the South Korean exchange hack CNBC Bitcoin made a comeback despite crashing after a recent hack on a South Korean exchange, and two cryptocurrency traders explained why it rebounded. Charlie Lee, the founder of Litecoin, a global decentralized currency that is based on blockchain  ... Bitcoin Price Steady Above $6K Despite Bithumb Hack Coindesk Bithumb: Bitcoin exchange says over $30 million in cryptocurrencies ... CNNMoney South Korea's Bithumb loses $31.5m in cryptocurrency heist The Guardian Wall Street Journal  - Newsweek  - Washington Post all 478 news articles »
Why bitcoin made a comeback after the South Korean exchange hack - CNBC
Wed Jun 20 19:25, 2018 GMT
Forbes New Yorkers, You Can Now Trade Bitcoin Using Square's Cash App Forbes “We are thrilled to now provide New Yorkers with Cash App's quick and simple way to buy and sell bitcoin ,” said Brian Grassadonia, Head of Cash App. “Square and the New York State DFS share a vision of empowering people with greater access to the ... and more »
New Yorkers, You Can Now Trade Bitcoin Using Square's Cash App - Forbes
Thu Jun 21 01:05, 2018 GMT
Forbes HIVE Blockchain : The Mining Company Providing The Backbone For Cryptocurrency Forbes Founded by Marco Streng and a smart team of early Bitcoin investors, Genesis Mining currently stands as a global leader in cryptocurrency cloud mining, attracting over one million customers and employing hundreds of full-time staffers around the world ... and more »
HIVE Blockchain: The Mining Company Providing The Backbone For Cryptocurrency - Forbes
Thu Jun 21 01:11, 2018 GMT
BBC News The unlikely nation filled with cryptocurrency mines BBC News A single Bitcoin , for example, is now worth more than $7,000, when it was worth just a few hundred dollars as recently as 2016 – and that's made the business of creating new cryptocurrency potentially very lucrative. Coming up with new crypto units ...
The unlikely nation filled with cryptocurrency mines - BBC News
Wed Jun 20 21:52, 2018 GMT
Fortune Here's Why Bank of America Has Filed Nearly 50 Blockchain -Related Patents Fortune “We've got under 50 patents in the blockchain /distributed ledger space,” said Bank of America's chief technology officer, Catherine Bessant, during the CB Insights Future of Fintech even in New York on Wednesday. ... As a form of currency, says Bessant ...
Here's Why Bank of America Has Filed Nearly 50 Blockchain-Related Patents - Fortune
Wed Jun 20 18:23, 2018 GMT
CSO Online 2018: The year data privacy got real CSO Online And while the older generations of users have long been skeptical about Internet privacy and security , it is actually Millennials and teens that have more quickly learned how to take advantage of applications and tools that are more likely to protect ... and more »
2018: The year data privacy got real - CSO Online
Wed Jun 20 18:09, 2018 GMT
Why Blockchain Isn't a Revolution Knowledge@Wharton In this opinion piece, Kevin Werbach, Wharton professor of legal studies and business ethics, explains the differences among the three groups that comprise this technology: cryptocurrency , blockchain and cryptoassets. .... If you want to use bitcoin to ... and more »
Why Blockchain Isn't a Revolution - Knowledge@Wharton
Wed Jun 20 19:57, 2018 GMT
Fortune Stellar In Talks to Acquire Blockchain Startup Chain Fortune Stellar is in talks to acquire Chain, the San Francisco-based startup building blockchain technology for the financial industry, according to people familiar with the deal. Fortune understands the sale price to be $500 million in Stellar's digital ... and more »
Stellar In Talks to Acquire Blockchain Startup Chain - Fortune
Wed Jun 20 16:53, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Marches On Following Bithumb Hack Forbes Bitcoin prices have held up following the announcement that South Korean exchange Bithumb was hacked to the tune of roughly 35 billion won (approximately $31.6 million). The market-leading digital currency dropped to as little as $6,561.79 at 01:15 UTC ... Bitcoin Price Steady Above $6K Despite Bithumb Hack Coindesk Bithumb: Bitcoin exchange says over $30 million in cryptocurrencies ... CNNMoney South Korea's Bithumb loses $31.5m in cryptocurrency heist The Guardian Wall Street Journal  - Newsweek  - CNET all 455 news articles »
Bitcoin Marches On Following Bithumb Hack - Forbes
Wed Jun 20 13:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Guide To Top Cryptocurrency Exchanges Forbes These exchanges allow consumers buy, sell, and trade cryptocurrencies, whether through fiat currency like dollars, euros, or yen, or another cryptocurrency like bitcoin or ether. Less common cryptocurrencies, called altcoins, often must be traded ...
Guide To Top Cryptocurrency Exchanges - Forbes
Wed Jun 20 17:40, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Chairman of Korean Gaming Giant Predicts Use of Blockchain in 'All Industries' in Future Cointelegraph The chairman of Netmarble, one of the largest South Korean gaming companies, believes that blockchain technology will soon be applied across all industries, local news outlet EDaily reports June 20. Netmarble reported revenue of 1.5 trillion won (about ...
Chairman of Korean Gaming Giant Predicts Use of Blockchain in 'All Industries' in Future - Cointelegraph
Wed Jun 20 17:10, 2018 GMT
CNBC Denver Post reporters leave behind hedge fund anxiety for new blockchain -based publication CNBC Blockchain has thus far largely been applied to cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum , which are tracked on an electronic ledger and not subject to the rules of central banks. But tech entrepreneurs have been pursuing all sorts of other uses for ... How veteran journalists in Colorado are using the blockchain to build a news start-up Washington Post all 2 news articles »
Denver Post reporters leave behind hedge fund anxiety for new blockchain-based publication - CNBC
Wed Jun 20 18:46, 2018 GMT
BERLIN (Reuters) - Russia was probably behind a widespread cyber attack on German energy providers disclosed last week, the head of Germany's BfV domestic intelligence agency told the RND newspaper chain.
German intelligence sees Russia behind hack of energy firms: media report
Wed Jun 20 17:18, 2018 GMT
Washington Post How veteran journalists in Colorado are using the blockchain to build a news start-up Washington Post Colorado's newest digital publication is bucking many of journalism's business conventions: It aims to be ad-free, reader-supported and employee-owned and will partner with a media technology company to have its website data recorded on the blockchain , ... Denver Post reporters leave behind hedge fund anxiety for new blockchain -based publication CNBC all 2 news articles »
How veteran journalists in Colorado are using the blockchain to build a news start-up - Washington Post
Wed Jun 20 17:02, 2018 GMT
The Independent Today's vote will change the face of the internet forever, from an open platform to a place where anything can be ... The Independent Members of European Parliament (MEPs) voted today in favour of the hugely problematic Article 13, which will require automatic “Robocop” deletions of videos, pictures, sound, and text across internet platforms. .... for Free Expression has advised that ... Crunch Day as EU Copyright Reform Threatens Internet Censorship UPDATE ISPreview.co.uk (blog) EU Committee Approves Copyright Directive Computer Business Review Antonio Tajani MEP President of the European Parliament antonio.tajani@europarl ... - Electronic Frontier Foundation Electronic Frontier Foundation all 177 news articles »
Today's vote will change the face of the internet forever, from an open platform to a place where anything can be ... - The Independent
Wed Jun 20 16:40, 2018 GMT
Mashable Akon wants to found a 'real-life Wakanda' based around his cryptocurrency AKoin The Verge According to PageSix's panel report, Akon said blockchain technology and cryptocurrency could be “the savior for Africa in many ways” because of its high security factor. He said the app-based system “allows the people to utilize it in ways where they ... Akon launches a cryptocurrency that's called, wait for it, AKoin Mashable Akon is launching his own cryptocurrency called 'Akoin' NME.com Akoin: Akon launches new cryptocurrency to rival bitcoin The Independent Page Six  - The Root  - ICO Impact Group all 46 news articles »
Akon wants to found a 'real-life Wakanda' based around his cryptocurrency AKoin - The Verge
Wed Jun 20 10:49, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch BBVA and Repsol to build blockchain finance apps, BBVA issues record €325M credit line on its blockchain network TechCrunch It said “different types of blockchain ” were used in the transfer, including a Hyperledger private blockchain network, with the signed contract registered using the Ethereum test network through a hash, a “unique document identifier that guarantees its ...
BBVA and Repsol to build blockchain finance apps, BBVA issues record €325M credit line on its blockchain network - TechCrunch
Wed Jun 20 16:25, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Robinhood CEO: It's 'Very Foolish' to Rule Out Bitcoin Coindesk Robinhood, a micro finance investing app which sought to open access to stock trading to the general public, jumped on the cryptocurrency wagon earlier this year, as previously reported by CoinDesk. Tenev said Wednesday that "around that time a ...
Robinhood CEO: It's 'Very Foolish' to Rule Out Bitcoin - Coindesk
Wed Jun 20 14:30, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph US Fourth Largest Mobile Provider Partners on Automotive Blockchain Platform Cointelegraph The U.S.' fourth-largest mobile network operator Sprint has partnered with blockchain startup NXM Labs to launch a 5G connected car platform powered by blockchain technology, the companies confirmed June 20. Sprint, which served 54 million US ... and more »
US Fourth Largest Mobile Provider Partners on Automotive Blockchain Platform - Cointelegraph
Wed Jun 20 09:02, 2018 GMT
Fortune Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund Gets VC Fred Wilson's Backing Amid Bitcoin Slump Fortune Multicoin invests 85% of its assets in a variety of actively traded (or liquid) cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin and Ethereum , which currently account for less than a fifth of the fund. Eventually, though, as the cryptocurrency market grows and ...
Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund Gets VC Fred Wilson's Backing Amid Bitcoin Slump - Fortune
Wed Jun 20 13:08, 2018 GMT
TNW Amsterdam Airport now has a Bitcoin ATM TNW Amsterdam Airport Schiphol announced today that it has installed a “ Bitcoin ATM” to let passengers convert euro to Bitcoin and Ethereum . The ATM is ... In a first, merchants at Brisbane Airport in Australia integrated cryptocurrency payments in May ... and more »
Amsterdam Airport now has a Bitcoin ATM - TNW
Wed Jun 20 15:00, 2018 GMT
Crime writers have less to lose than travel writers in describing the underside of holiday spots, argues Rachael Jolley. The post Do crime writers tell us more truths than travel writers? appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Do crime writers tell us more truths than travel writers?
Wed Jun 20 10:34, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Price Steady Above $6K Despite Bithumb Hack Coindesk Bitcoin (BTC) suffered a minor dip last night after it was revealed that hackers had again breached a major cryptocurrency exchange, but the charts still favor a corrective rally to $7,000. The cryptocurrency fell from $6,740 to $6,560 after Bithumb ... Top bitcoin exchange says over $30 million in cryptocurrencies stolen CNNMoney South Korea's Bithumb loses $31.5m in cryptocurrency heist The Guardian Cryptocurrency Markets Are Juicy Targets for Hackers: Timeline Bloomberg Wall Street Journal  - CNBC  - Reuters  - CNNMoney all 409 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Steady Above $6K Despite Bithumb Hack - Coindesk
Wed Jun 20 12:39, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Samsung Marries Blockchain , AI in Cello 3.0 Logistics Platform Cointelegraph South Korea electronics giant Samsung revealed a further blockchain implementation in an official announcement June 20, using the technology in a new logistics platform. The platform, dubbed Cello 3.0, is the brainchild of Samsung's IT subsidiary ... and more »
Samsung Marries Blockchain, AI in Cello 3.0 Logistics Platform - Cointelegraph
Wed Jun 20 10:10, 2018 GMT
NEWS.com.au Can Bitcoin Go Back To $1000? Seeking Alpha December 2017 fades in the market's rearview mirror. High-profile detractors licking their chops. Near lows, and holding on for dear life. The market cap of the asset class moves takes it off the front page. Does the BIS report mean $1000 is in the cards? Fatal flaw that's doomed Bitcoin NEWS.com.au BIS Crypto Report Undermines Itself. Not Cryptocurrency . Crypto Briefing Central bankers claim bitcoin could break the internet — the crypto world thinks they're missing the point Business Insider all 103 news articles »
Can Bitcoin Go Back To $1000? - Seeking Alpha
Wed Jun 20 12:06, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Brazil's Central Bank Plans Blockchain Data Exchange for Regulators Coindesk Despite having previously likened bitcoin to a pyramid scheme, Banco Central do Brasil has been enthusiastically experimenting with blockchain in the last year. The central bank told CoinDesk in November 2017 that it ... While it is not clear from the ... and more »
Brazil's Central Bank Plans Blockchain Data Exchange for Regulators - Coindesk
Wed Jun 20 11:29, 2018 GMT
Seventeen international freedom of expression and professional organisations have sent a joint letter with their demands for how to protect and strengthen media freedom and independent journalism in Turkey to all candidates in the upcoming presidential elections The post An open letter for the attention of the future President of the Republic of Turkey appeared first on Index on Censorship .
An open letter for the attention of the future President of the Republic of Turkey
Wed Jun 20 12:02, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur Internet Users Worry About Online Privacy but Feel Powerless to do Much About It Entrepreneur It's an interesting question. Our digital marketing firm recently conducted a survey to better understand how people feel about internet privacy issues and the new movement to re-establish control over what app providers and social networks do with our ...
Internet Users Worry About Online Privacy but Feel Powerless to do Much About It - Entrepreneur
Wed Jun 20 10:57, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin is 'not for me' but it's too 'arrogant' to say it won't have a future, Goldman Sachs CEO says CNBC Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein does not own bitcoin , but he did not rule out Tuesday the cryptocurrency having a future. During a talk at the The Economic Club of New York, the banker struck an optimistic tone on bitcoin . He explained how the world ... Bitcoin Is 'Not For Me' Says Goldman Sachs CEO - CoinDesk Coindesk all 86 news articles »
Bitcoin is 'not for me' but it's too 'arrogant' to say it won't have a future, Goldman Sachs CEO says - CNBC
Wed Jun 20 07:12, 2018 GMT
Mashable Akon launches a cryptocurrency that's called, wait for it, AKoin Mashable “I think that blockchain and crypto could be the savior for Africa in many ways because it brings the power back to the people and brings the security back into the currency system and also allows the people to utilize it in ways where they can advance ... Akon launching cryptocurrency called Akoin to help African economy Page Six AKoin - ICO Impact Group ICO Impact Group all 23 news articles »
Akon launches a cryptocurrency that's called, wait for it, AKoin - Mashable
Wed Jun 20 04:22, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph IBM Launches Blockchain -Powered Media Transactions Tracker to Prevent Advertising Fraud Cointelegraph IBM iX has partnered with software supplier Mediaocean to launch a blockchain -powered tracker for digital media transactions, the company tweeted June 19. IBM iX is the business and tech consulting wing of international technology giant IBM. According ... IBM, Mediaocean Partner to Tackle Ad Industry Opacity with Blockchain Coindesk all 17 news articles »
IBM Launches Blockchain-Powered Media Transactions Tracker to Prevent Advertising Fraud - Cointelegraph
Wed Jun 20 02:09, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Is Bitcoin the Future, or an Echo of a Failed Past? Wall Street Journal While bitcoin has become more widely accepted, boosting its potential to become a viable international currency, its $130 billion market value now represents only about 40% of the overall cryptocurrency market's value, according to CoinMarketCap.
Is Bitcoin the Future, or an Echo of a Failed Past? - Wall Street Journal
Wed Jun 20 09:12, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Blockchain browser Brave starts opt-in testing of on-device ad targeting TechCrunch Brave, an ad-blocking web browser with a blockchain -based twist, has started trials of ads that reward viewers for watching them — the next step in its ambitious push towards a consent-based, pro-privacy overhaul of online advertising. Brave's Basic ... and more »
Blockchain browser Brave starts opt-in testing of on-device ad targeting - TechCrunch
Wed Jun 20 08:17, 2018 GMT
The Register Hot new application for blockchain : How does botnet control sound? The Register During a presentation at BSides Tel Aviv on Tuesday, security researcher Omer Zohar demonstrated a proof-of-concept for a fully functional command-and-control infrastructure built on top of the Ethereum network. Zohar was exploring the scope for ...
Hot new application for blockchain: How does botnet control sound? - The Register
Wed Jun 20 08:39, 2018 GMT
NGOs call on Bahraini authorities to drop all charges and ensure the immediate and unconditional release of Sheikh Ali Salman, Secretary-General of Bahrain's largest political opposition society, al-Wefaq National Islamic Society. The post Political speech is not a crime: Urgent appeal to stop the trial of opposition society leader Sheikh Ali Salman appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Political speech is not a crime: Urgent appeal to stop the trial of opposition society leader Sheikh Ali Salman
Wed Jun 20 07:23, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Nasdaq Blockchain Trial Resolves Margin Calls 'in Minutes' Coindesk A group of industry stakeholders has developed a blockchain platform to transfer collateral to central counterparties when trading securities. Stock exchange operator Nasdaq announced Tuesday that its clearing arm, along with securities services ... and more »
Nasdaq Blockchain Trial Resolves Margin Calls 'in Minutes' - Coindesk
Wed Jun 20 04:01, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Mining for Bitcoin in a remote Russian outpost Financial Times Russia's approach to cryptocurrencies is unclear — it had said it would ban them but its tone appeared to soften after Vladimir Putin met Vitalik Buterin, the creator of Ethereum , one of bitcoin's rivals. What is clear is that Kaliningrad is very much ...
Mining for Bitcoin in a remote Russian outpost - Financial Times
Wed Jun 20 01:35, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph CEO of BBVA Bank: Blockchain 'Is Immature and Has Major Challenges' Cointelegraph Carlos Torres, CEO of Spanish bank BBVA, said blockchain technology is “not mature” and faces major challenges, el Economista reported June 18. Torres expressed his concerns about blockchain's current limitations at an event organized by the Spanish ... and more »
CEO of BBVA Bank: Blockchain 'Is Immature and Has Major Challenges' - Cointelegraph
Tue Jun 19 15:45, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Pantera Says Crypto Hedge Fund Underperformed Bitcoin Last Month Bloomberg Bitcoin has faced a reckoning after skyrocketing from less than $1,000 to nearly $20,000 in 2017. Skittish investors have dumped their tokens amid tax-related confusion and intensifying scrutiny from regulators around the world. The top digital coin ...
Pantera Says Crypto Hedge Fund Underperformed Bitcoin Last Month - Bloomberg
Wed Jun 20 02:40, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney Top bitcoin exchange says over $30 million in cryptocurrencies stolen CNNMoney One of South Korea's biggest bitcoin exchanges on Wednesday said that more than $30 million worth of cryptocurrencies have been stolen from it. Bithumb, an exchange based in Seoul, said in a notice on its website that all customer deposits and ... and more »
Top bitcoin exchange says over $30 million in cryptocurrencies stolen - CNNMoney
Wed Jun 20 00:29, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Here's the pep talk the CEO of bitcoin exchange Coinbase gave to new hires about the price dip: 'People are ... Business Insider $1.6 billion cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase became a prominent name as the price of bitcoin surged toward $20,000. But now that bitcoin is valued around $6,700, some people are freaking out. Brian Armstrong, CEO and cofounder of Coinbase, says ...
Here's the pep talk the CEO of bitcoin exchange Coinbase gave to new hires about the price dip: 'People are ... - Business Insider
Tue Jun 19 20:52, 2018 GMT
Quartz The real reason Randi Zuckerberg is interested in blockchain , crypto, and cannabis Quartz “That's actually why I've taken such an interest in new, emerging fields like blockchain , cryptocurrency , and cannabis,” said Zuckerberg, who left Silicon Valley to come home to New York and today is an author, entrepreneur, business-radio host, and ... and more »
The real reason Randi Zuckerberg is interested in blockchain, crypto, and cannabis - Quartz
Tue Jun 19 20:48, 2018 GMT
The Outline Everything you know about Bitcoin is thanks to this Czech grandpa The Outline He decided to educate himself on how the blockchain technology worked. He found that expanding upon and monitoring Bitcoin's Wikipedia ... Bitcoin has had a rough year. The world's first decentralized currency has plunged more than 60 percent since ...
Everything you know about Bitcoin is thanks to this Czech grandpa - The Outline
Tue Jun 19 21:15, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Is 'Not For Me' Says Goldman Sachs CEO Coindesk For Lloyd Blankfein, bitcoin just isn't his thing. The Goldman Sachs chairman and CEO said in an interview on Tuesday that "it's not for me" when asked about the world's largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization. Appearing at the Economic Club of ... Goldman's Blankfein Talks Trade, Credit Markets and Bitcoin Bloomberg all 66 news articles »
Bitcoin Is 'Not For Me' Says Goldman Sachs CEO - Coindesk
Tue Jun 19 18:02, 2018 GMT
Putting Pokémon On The Blockchain Takes Microtransactions To Their Inevitable, Insufferable End Futurism Except this time, it's to show that the Lightning Network, a payment system that allows nearly-instant payments on a blockchain , can quickly and effectively handle minor bitcoin transactions. That's right. In the latest version of taking something that ...
Putting Pokémon On The Blockchain Takes Microtransactions To Their Inevitable, Insufferable End - Futurism
Tue Jun 19 20:40, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Driving Blockchain Forward: Automotive Advances With Blockchain Technology Cointelegraph The scope of applications for blockchain can range from something as simple as BMW's logistics, to Volkswagen's autonomous car, and everything in between, as the automotive industry continues to push for more use-cases of the technology. ... cobalt ... and more »
Driving Blockchain Forward: Automotive Advances With Blockchain Technology - Cointelegraph
Tue Jun 19 17:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph France Opens 'First' Blockchain Accelerator in Europe With 30 Participants Cointelegraph France became host to Europe's first blockchain accelerator as Paris moves to become the “capital of ICOs,” Finance Magnates reports Monday, June 18. Chain Accelerator, a joint scheme involving around thirty cryptocurrency and finance entities and ...
France Opens 'First' Blockchain Accelerator in Europe With 30 Participants - Cointelegraph
Tue Jun 19 22:04, 2018 GMT
Article 13, which requires large platforms like Facebook and Reddit to censor content before it appears online, has led to some concern.
Proposed EU law could threaten the internet -- and memes, experts say - CNET
Tue Jun 19 19:09, 2018 GMT
Coindesk The World's Largest Brewer Is Using Ethereum to Track Ad Data Coindesk The world's largest brewer has launched its first ad campaigns through the Kiip mobile marketing app, which uses ethereum's blockchain to record and track data. The goal is to monitor and, eventually, expand the reach of a particular ad, according to a ... and more »
The World's Largest Brewer Is Using Ethereum to Track Ad Data - Coindesk
Tue Jun 19 18:25, 2018 GMT
Kitco News RERUN: Bitcoin Will Outperform Everything Including Warren Buffett Says Max Keiser Kitco News Editor's Note: This week we are kicking off summer 2018 by re-running some of our most popular hit videos. Stay tuned for coverage on everything from cyrptos to the death of liberal democracy, all from your favorite guests. Max Keiser of the Keiser ... Bitcoin HashRate At All-Time High With 'Price to Follow,' Says Max Keiser Bitcoinist all 5 news articles »
RERUN: Bitcoin Will Outperform Everything Including Warren Buffett Says Max Keiser - Kitco News
Tue Jun 19 20:06, 2018 GMT
The Hill Don't let internet privacy disputes harm communities of color The Hill On May 25, 2018, the European Union began enforcing sweeping privacy regulations which impact the entire internet . These regulations, the General Data Protection Regulations or GDPR, include fines of up to 4 percent of global revenue for those ... and more »
Don't let internet privacy disputes harm communities of color - The Hill
Tue Jun 19 15:50, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Freedom of Press Foundation Is Now Accepting Cryptocurrency Fortune The organization announced on Monday that it would support donations in Bitcoin , Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum , Litecoin and ZCash. It noted that Monero would be added in the near future as well. The foundation will use the capital toward projects such as an ... and more »
The Freedom of Press Foundation Is Now Accepting Cryptocurrency - Fortune
Tue Jun 19 15:23, 2018 GMT
Coindesk IBM, Mediaocean Partner to Tackle Ad Industry Opacity with Blockchain Coindesk IBM iX – Big Blue's digital strategy arm – and ad software provider Mediaocean are teaming up to form a blockchain consortium aimed to solve some of the biggest issues in the advertising world. The consortium, which has already signed up major brands ... and more »
IBM, Mediaocean Partner to Tackle Ad Industry Opacity with Blockchain - Coindesk
Tue Jun 19 09:37, 2018 GMT
ISPreview.co.uk (blog) Crunch Day as EU Copyright Reform Threatens Internet Censorship ISPreview.co.uk (blog) Automated filters simply don't care if you have permission to upload something or not and they fail to understand context, as well as your right to freedom of speech or the creation of internet memes. As a coalition of 70 Internet and computing ... and more »
Crunch Day as EU Copyright Reform Threatens Internet Censorship - ISPreview.co.uk (blog)
Tue Jun 19 13:01, 2018 GMT
WIRED The Unexpected Fallout of Iran's Telegram Ban WIRED The service is streamlined for mobile devices, and its end-to-end encryption stymies the Iranian government's digital surveillance and censorship regime. If the government can't see what you're talking about and doing, it can't block or ban behavior it ... and more »
The Unexpected Fallout of Iran's Telegram Ban - WIRED
Tue Jun 19 12:32, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur 5 Industries Likely to Be Disrupted by Blockchain Entrepreneur Blockchain , the technology underlying and enabling Bitcoin , has the unique ability to change the world. Blockchain is an open ... Sellers could securely transfer over the title and deed, while buyers would send money via cryptocurrency . Blockchain ... and more »
5 Industries Likely to Be Disrupted by Blockchain - Entrepreneur
Tue Jun 19 11:31, 2018 GMT
Slate Magazine The Blockchain of Things Slate Magazine Brought to life by a predetermined agreement, or “smart contract,” running on the Ethereum blockchain , the drone's engines powered on and it lifted itself into the air, taking a flight path dictated—only and exclusively—by code. The smart contract ...
The Blockchain of Things - Slate Magazine
Tue Jun 19 09:50, 2018 GMT
Coindesk $7k? Bitcoin Price Looks North After Six-Day High Coindesk Despite the bearish chart setup, bitcoin (BTC) rose to a six-day high on Monday, putting a corrective rally to $7,000 back on the map. The leading cryptocurrency unexpectedly picked up a bid around $6,450 at 16:00 UTC yesterday and rose to $6,850 – the ...
$7k? Bitcoin Price Looks North After Six-Day High - Coindesk
Tue Jun 19 03:48, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph India: Former Legislator in Bitcoin Extortion Case Declared Proclaimed Offender Cointelegraph An Indian court declared former Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) Nalin Kotadiya a proclaimed offender in connection with a Bitcoin (BTC) extortion case amounting to $1.3 million, Business Standard reported June 18. Judge PG Tamakuwala declared ... Former Indian Lawmaker Declared 'Offender' in Bitcoin Extortion Case CoinDesk all 21 news articles »
India: Former Legislator in Bitcoin Extortion Case Declared Proclaimed Offender - Cointelegraph
Tue Jun 19 09:57, 2018 GMT
Irish Tech News The Bitcoin Generation Irish Tech News Business, government, and society have a big issue: it's called 'The Bitcoin Generation'. Bitcoin , blockchain , cryptocurrency , decentralization is more than a technology, it is a global movement! It is a structural change to not only commerce but how ...
The Bitcoin Generation - Irish Tech News
Tue Jun 19 10:25, 2018 GMT
Computerworld UC Berkeley puts blockchain training online; thousands sign up Computerworld UC Berkeley in 2016 saw the potential for teaching about blockchain with a primary focus on bitcoin and the other cryptocurrencies the technology underpins. ... Blockchain at Berkeley and faculty from UC Berkeley's Computer Science department then ... and more »
UC Berkeley puts blockchain training online; thousands sign up - Computerworld
Tue Jun 19 09:52, 2018 GMT
Censorship of a form of music which affords an already marginalised minority a rare opportunity to express themselves publicly is an attack against their fundamental rights as human beings. The post Kill drill: The death of freedom of expression? appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Kill drill: The death of freedom of expression?
Tue Jun 19 07:10, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Central bankers claim bitcoin could break the internet — the crypto world thinks they're missing the point Business Insider "Not only does this call into question the finality of individual payments, it also means that a cryptocurrency can simply stop functioning, resulting in a complete loss of value. "Moreover, even if trust can be maintained, ... "I don't think many ... Bitcoin could break the internet, warns the BIS Stuff.co.nz Today In Cryptocurrency : Bitcoin An 'Environmental Disaster,' Square Gets NY Crypto License Benzinga all 48 news articles »
Central bankers claim bitcoin could break the internet — the crypto world thinks they're missing the point - Business Insider
Mon Jun 18 22:01, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Cold Reception? Crypto Critics Ignite After EOS Blockchain 'Freeze' Coindesk Coming less than 48 hours after the much-anticipated blockchain network went live, the announcement kicked off a social firestorm (not to mention a reported 5 percent drop in the value of the network's cryptocurrency ). Some background: the EOS launch, ... and more »
Cold Reception? Crypto Critics Ignite After EOS Blockchain 'Freeze' - Coindesk
Tue Jun 19 03:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Million-Dollar Box Conjures Up a Fortune for Bitcoin Visionary Bloomberg When it comes to scaling up Bitcoin mining, nothing compares to the sea-container-sized kits that are swelling the fortunes of BitFury Group Ltd.'s Valery Vavilov, a Soviet-born blockchain evangelist, and self-taught microchip engineer Valery Nebesny ... and more »
Million-Dollar Box Conjures Up a Fortune for Bitcoin Visionary - Bloomberg
Tue Jun 19 02:00, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk UBS CEO: Blockchain Is 'Almost A Must' for Business CoinDesk The CEO of Swiss financial services giant UBS Group AG endorsed blockchain technology in an interview, suggesting that it is "almost a must" for business. Sergio Ermotti told CNBC Monday that the technology can help companies become more efficient, ... and more »
UBS CEO: Blockchain Is 'Almost A Must' for Business - CoinDesk
Mon Jun 18 23:28, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Spanish Bank Group to Develop Blockchain Platform to Identify Clients Cointelegraph Major Spanish banking consortium Niuron announced they are developing a blockchain platform for client digital identification verification, EuropaPress reports Monday, June 18. The group of banks reportedly plans to create the platform by the end of ...
Spanish Bank Group to Develop Blockchain Platform to Identify Clients - Cointelegraph
Mon Jun 18 20:49, 2018 GMT
Irish Tech News How Small Jurisdictions Could be The Driving Force Behind Blockchain Adoption Irish Tech News Given the transformative nature of blockchain technology, you could be forgiven for asking why it has found its home in smaller jurisdictions, such as Liechtenstein, Gibraltar, and Switzerland. The answer lies in certain characteristic features of ...
How Small Jurisdictions Could be The Driving Force Behind Blockchain Adoption - Irish Tech News
Mon Jun 18 19:41, 2018 GMT
Los Angeles Times Is this scathing report the death knell for bitcoin ? Los Angeles Times As if bitcoin fans didn't have enough to worry about these days, a widely respected international bank has just published a scathing analysis of the cryptocurrency questioning whether it ever will be more than a fad — and a costly fad for its adherents. Bitcoin could 'bring the internet to a halt,' banking group warns CNNMoney BIS warns that wide bitcoin adoption could break the internet MarketWatch Is Bitcoin Going to Crash the Internet? These Experts Think So. Entrepreneur Fortune  - Bloomberg  - Coindesk  - Bank for International Settlements all 190 news articles »
Is this scathing report the death knell for bitcoin? - Los Angeles Times
Mon Jun 18 21:03, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin volatility has plummeted, and that could be signaling a bottom, expert says CNBC Bitcoin volatility has plummeted, and that could be signaling a bottom, expert says. 4 Hours Ago. Bitcoin's wild swings have calmed down, to say the least. Here's what the cryptocurrency's muted moves mean for the price going forward, according to Blue ...
Bitcoin volatility has plummeted, and that could be signaling a bottom, expert says - CNBC
Mon Jun 18 18:37, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin jumps after New York approves Square's Cash app for crypto trading CNBC Bitcoin spiked suddenly Monday afternoon following news users of the "Cash" mobile payments app could trade the cryptocurrency in New York. The largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization gained more than 4.5 percent to $6,793, its highest since ... Bitcoin Today: Prices Close to Flat in Low-Volume Trading TheStreet.com Square is rallying after obtaining a bitcoin license in New York (SQ) Business Insider Square obtains NY State cryptocurrency license Yahoo Finance CCN  - Fox Business all 79 news articles »
Bitcoin jumps after New York approves Square's Cash app for crypto trading - CNBC
Mon Jun 18 18:41, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur BIS warns that wide bitcoin adoption could break the internet MarketWatch After trading in the red most of Monday morning, cryptocurrency prices popped higher midafternoon, pushing the price of the No. 1 digital currency, bitcoin , to its highest level in a week. After last Thursday's regulatory news that bitcoin and ether ... Bitcoin could 'bring the internet to a halt,' banking group warns CNNMoney Is Bitcoin Going to Crash the Internet? These Experts Think So. Entrepreneur Bitcoin Breaking the Internet Is a Cry for Help Bloomberg Coindesk  - New York Post  - Express.co.uk  - Bank for International Settlements all 187 news articles »
BIS warns that wide bitcoin adoption could break the internet - MarketWatch
Mon Jun 18 13:36, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Breaking the Internet Is a Cry for Help Bloomberg A global cryptocurrency really needs global supervision to avoid regulatory arbitrage across borders. But policymakers are pulling in different directions, with China banning digital ... Crypto-assets can fall between the stools of different regulators ... BIS warns that wide bitcoin adoption could break the internet MarketWatch Bitcoin could 'bring the internet to a halt,' banking group warns CNNMoney Is Bitcoin Going to Crash the Internet? These Experts Think So. Entrepreneur Coindesk  - New York Post  - Express.co.uk  - Bank for International Settlements all 183 news articles »
Bitcoin Breaking the Internet Is a Cry for Help - Bloomberg
Mon Jun 18 14:08, 2018 GMT
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News What is bitcoin ? WPRI 12 Eyewitness News What is bitcoin ? It's a question you may have found yourself asking over the last few months. However, how was it created? What is its value? How is it regulated? So many questions persist. This morning, Jeff Massey, CFP/Founder of Massey & Associates, ...
What is bitcoin? - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News
Mon Jun 18 09:07, 2018 GMT
CNBC Blockchain , Blockchain , Blockchain Aspen Daily News The first successful longest operating blockchain protocol network is Bitcoin , a cryptocurrency invented by a person or group working under the name Satoshi Nakamoto. In response to the financial crisis of 2008, Satoshi Nakamoto sought to create a ... Everything you've ever wanted to know about the blockchain CNBC all 8 news articles »
Blockchain, Blockchain, Blockchain - Aspen Daily News
Mon Jun 18 18:14, 2018 GMT
The Verge The Freedom of the Press Foundation now accepts bitcoin cash, ether, and other cryptocurrencies The Verge The Freedom of the Press Foundation (FPF) now accepts donations in multiple cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin , bitcoin cash, ether, litecoin, and zcash. To mark its first major cryptocurrency gift, on Monday, the nonprofit accepted a 1,000-ether ... and more »
The Freedom of the Press Foundation now accepts bitcoin cash, ether, and other cryptocurrencies - The Verge
Mon Jun 18 18:39, 2018 GMT
CNBC UBS CEO: Blockchain technology almost a must-have for business CNBC Swiss financial services giant UBS Group may not be a fan of bitcoin but CEO Sergio Ermotti believes blockchain , the technology behind cryptocurrencies, is "definitely an opportunity" in the long term. "It's almost a must. The freeing up of resources ...
UBS CEO: Blockchain technology almost a must-have for business - CNBC
Mon Jun 18 17:26, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph South Indian State of Kerala to Use Blockchain Tech in Food Supply, Distribution Cointelegraph The government of the South Indian state of Kerala will use blockchain for food supply and distribution, local news outlet Business Standard reported June 17. The new project is headed by Keralan think-tank the Development and Innovation Strategic ... Indian State Kerala to Put Milk and Fish Supply Chains on a Blockchain CCN all 14 news articles »
South Indian State of Kerala to Use Blockchain Tech in Food Supply, Distribution - Cointelegraph
Mon Jun 18 13:44, 2018 GMT
Forbes No, Bitcoin Won't Use Up All The World's Energy Forbes One of the first thoughts anyone looking at bitcoin will have is the amount of energy used by miners to maintain the blockchain . Apparently, some people think that bitcoin and blockchain will boil the seas dry with its energy consumption. Bitcoiners ... and more »
No, Bitcoin Won't Use Up All The World's Energy - Forbes
Mon Jun 18 16:43, 2018 GMT
PaymentsJournal Why Regulatory Complexity Is Suddenly a Big Deal for Enterprise Blockchain Adoption PaymentsJournal This article appears in VB (venturebeat) and the title applies to general industrial usage, not just financial services, for which regulatory concerns around blockchain is certainly nothing sudden. The author's points generally apply to the eventual ...
Why Regulatory Complexity Is Suddenly a Big Deal for Enterprise Blockchain Adoption - PaymentsJournal
Mon Jun 18 16:26, 2018 GMT
CNBC Square gets regulatory green light for cryptocurrency trading in New York CNBC Payment company Square got the green light from regulators Monday allowing New Yorkers to trade cryptocurrency on the rapidly growing Cash app. While Square launched crypto trading through its payments app in late January, that feature had been ... Square is rallying after obtaining a bitcoin license in New York Business Insider Square obtains NY State cryptocurrency license Reuters Square hits all-time high after getting NY cryptocurrency license Financial Times all 29 news articles »
Square gets regulatory green light for cryptocurrency trading in New York - CNBC
Mon Jun 18 15:52, 2018 GMT
Irish Tech News Why CyClean Chose the Ethereum Platform Irish Tech News CyClean is built on Ethereum , and the two work together to produce a synergistic effect. You may be asking, “Why Ethereum ?” I also think it is important to ask why it is built on the Ethereum blockchain and not on some other platform. There are a lot ... and more »
Why CyClean Chose the Ethereum Platform - Irish Tech News
Mon Jun 18 15:56, 2018 GMT
Silicon Valley Business Journal Amazon and Microsoft join Facebook and Google in California fight over Internet privacy Silicon Valley Business Journal In the past two weeks, technology giants Amazon.com, Microsoft Corp. and Uber Technologies have together poured $440,000 into efforts to defeat a new California ballot measure that would put stricter consumer privacy requirements on Internet companies.
Amazon and Microsoft join Facebook and Google in California fight over Internet privacy - Silicon Valley Business Journal
Mon Jun 18 14:33, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Blockchain Bubble's Latest Victim: Digital Cats Fortune Cats helped build the Internet but are having a harder time with blockchain : CryptoKitties, a startup that raised $12 million in March to build out its digital feline project, has hit the skids. While the median price of a CryptoKitty—a unique digital ...
The Blockchain Bubble's Latest Victim: Digital Cats - Fortune
Mon Jun 18 12:17, 2018 GMT
Forbes An Ethereum Futures Future? US Commodities Giants Lie In Wait After SEC Surprise Forbes Michael del Castillo , Forbes Staff I cover enterprise adoption of blockchain and cryptocurrency . A sign hangs outside the ... Chicago-based commodities giants, Cboe and CME Group are now both exploring the ethereum cryptocurrency with a $49.6 billion ... Bitcoin futures could be hurting bitcoin's price Business Insider all 12 news articles »
An Ethereum Futures Future? US Commodities Giants Lie In Wait After SEC Surprise - Forbes
Mon Jun 18 09:07, 2018 GMT
Aspen Daily News Blockchain intertwining with environmental techonologies Aspen Daily News The talk he'll oversee, entitled, “The Inevitable Shift of Power - Blockchain and CryptoCurrency Democratize Finance,” begins at 7 p.m. in the Viceroy's grand ballroom. Hirshberg is set to be joined by Evan Caron of his same firm, Hanieh Sadat of ... and more »
Blockchain intertwining with environmental techonologies - Aspen Daily News
Mon Jun 18 13:39, 2018 GMT
Middle East Eye Algeria to block internet access during school exams Middle East Eye Some see the campaign as part of broader efforts to restrict access to the internet prior to presidential elections in 2019. An IT security officer at a mobile operator told Middle East Eye that this year "net censorship will be better coordinated and ...
Algeria to block internet access during school exams - Middle East Eye
Mon Jun 18 11:29, 2018 GMT
Boing Boing In two days, an EU committee will vote to crown Google and Facebook permanent lords of internet censorship Boing Boing These proposals will make starting new internet companies effectively impossible -- Google, Facebook, Twitter, Apple, and the other US giants will be able to negotiate favourable rates and build out the infrastructure to comply with these proposals ... and more »
In two days, an EU committee will vote to crown Google and Facebook permanent lords of internet censorship - Boing Boing
Mon Jun 18 12:59, 2018 GMT
Several popular YouTube accounts, including those belonging to 'MIT OpenCourseWare' and the 'Blender Foundation,' have had all their videos blocked. People who try to access the videos are informed that they are not available in their country, suggesting that YouTube's piracy filters have been triggered. It's unclear, however, who or what is to blame. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
YouTube’s Piracy Filter Blocks MIT Courses, Blender Videos, and More
Mon Jun 18 10:51, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Recovery Stalls Raising Risk of Price Drop Coindesk Bitcoin (BTC) is once more facing a drop to (or below) $6,000, with both short- and long-duration charts being aligned in favor of the bears. The cryptocurrency found acceptance above the key resistance of $6,425 (April 1 low) in the second half of ... and more »
Bitcoin Recovery Stalls Raising Risk of Price Drop - Coindesk
Mon Jun 18 10:15, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : What Its Price Decline Means for Stocks Investopedia (blog) While they are different asset classes, price movements for the broader equity markets and bitcoin began tracking each other after the cryptocurrency exploded in popularity last year. Similarly, both bitcoin and cryptocurrencies reached lows during ...
Bitcoin: What Its Price Decline Means for Stocks - Investopedia (blog)
Mon Jun 18 10:01, 2018 GMT
WIRED The Blockchain : A Love Story—And a Horror Story WIRED He bought his first bitcoins at a time when few people had even heard of them, and he badgered Kathleen about cryptocurrency until she could parry to his satisfaction. Arthur spent countless hours poring over Bitcoin's documentation. It clearly offered ...
The Blockchain: A Love Story—And a Horror Story - WIRED
Mon Jun 18 08:25, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Bitcoin futures could be hurting bitcoin's price Business Insider Fundstrat cofounder Tom Lee says bitcoin futures contracts could be linked to the cryptocurrency's "gut-wrenching" decline. Futures were launched in December and bitcoin has fallen from $20,000 to $6,500 since then. There are concerns that bitcoin ... and more »
Bitcoin futures could be hurting bitcoin's price - Business Insider
Mon Jun 18 09:08, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Factom Blockchain Project Wins Grant to Protect US Border Patrol Data Coindesk The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has awarded a grant of $192,380 to blockchain project Factom to support beta testing of a platform aimed to secure data from Border Patrol cameras and sensors, the agency announced Friday. "The early ... and more »
Factom Blockchain Project Wins Grant to Protect US Border Patrol Data - Coindesk
Mon Jun 18 08:08, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Insurance Group B3i Endorses R3's Corda Blockchain Platform CoinDesk The world's largest blockchain insurance consortium will use R3's Corda platform to build its upcoming products, the company announced Monday. The Blockchain Insurance Industry Initiative (B3i), the independent company founded by Allianz, Aegon and ... and more »
Insurance Group B3i Endorses R3's Corda Blockchain Platform - CoinDesk
Mon Jun 18 09:05, 2018 GMT
The loss of the United States and the United Kingdom as democratic beacons for the rights of journalists and the freedom of information is a bad omen for the rest of the world The post Losing a point of reference: Press freedom in the US appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Losing a point of reference: Press freedom in the US
Mon Jun 18 08:24, 2018 GMT
Human rights groups expressed growing concern about Egyptian campaigner Amal Fathy and urged authorities to release her immediately. The post Human rights groups demand Egypt release Amal Fathy appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Human rights groups demand Egypt release Amal Fathy
Mon Jun 18 07:23, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin could 'bring the internet to a halt,' banking group warns CNNMoney But because every single transaction is added to the digital ledger, the report said using a cryptocurrency like bitcoin for retail transactions around the world would quickly swell the ledger beyond the capacity of computer servers to store it ... Bitcoin Could Break the Internet, Central Bank Overseer Says Bloomberg Halt the Internet? BIS Report Critiques Blockchain and DLT Claims CoinDesk Bitcoin is an 'environmental disaster' and 'could bring the internet to a halt', study says South China Morning Post ABC News  - The Australian Financial Review  - Bank for International Settlements all 72 news articles »
Bitcoin could 'bring the internet to a halt,' banking group warns - CNNMoney
Mon Jun 18 06:00, 2018 GMT
Seeking Alpha XBTC: Are We Finally Getting Close To The Elusive Bitcoin ETF? Seeking Alpha Most were planning on using the bitcoin futures market that launched in December as a means of indirectly investing in the cryptocurrency . ... Instead of the Amplify Blockchain Leaders ETF, we got the Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF (BLOK).
XBTC: Are We Finally Getting Close To The Elusive Bitcoin ETF? - Seeking Alpha
Mon Jun 18 08:07, 2018 GMT
Foxtel has returned to Federal Court in Sydney with a new application to block 'pirate' sites. The company is targeting several torrent indexes including ETTV and Torrents.me plus streaming sites Sockshare, WatchFreeMovies, and others. Each stand accused of providing unlawful access to TV shows including Game of Thrones. Due to streamlining, the order could be granted in just days. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Foxtel Pirate Site Blocking Application Could Be Granted in Record Time
Mon Jun 18 06:18, 2018 GMT
CNBC Everything you've ever wanted to know about the blockchain CNBC Ethereum is essentially a blockchain platform that specializes in smart contracts. It has a digital coin known as ether linked to it. This is the world's second-largest cryptocurrency by value. Like bitcoin's blockchain , Ethereum's is also public ... and more »
Everything you've ever wanted to know about the blockchain - CNBC
Mon Jun 18 05:05, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Russia's Largest Banks Are Piloting Bitcoin and Crypto Portfolios Coindesk Two of Russia's largest banks are piloting cryptocurrency portfolios for their private clients, the Kommersant newspaper reported Friday. ... The portfolio will include the six most popular cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin , bitcoin cash, ethereum ... and more »
Russia's Largest Banks Are Piloting Bitcoin and Crypto Portfolios - Coindesk
Mon Jun 18 04:46, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Best Blockchain Jobs And Careers Available Today Forbes What is blockchain technology? Although blockchain technology was first developed to use with the cryptocurrency bitcoin in 2008, it is essentially a distributed database that can store any type of record. Users can only edit the parts of the ...
The Best Blockchain Jobs And Careers Available Today - Forbes
Mon Jun 18 06:02, 2018 GMT
"The question is now, under the change of government, would I be welcome? I'm still being outspoken about what I think." The post Project Exile: Zimbabwean broadcaster grapples with post-Mugabe era appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Project Exile: Zimbabwean broadcaster grapples with post-Mugabe era
Mon Jun 18 00:34, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Chip Maker Nvidia Adds Blockchain -AI Startup to Incubator Coindesk Nvidia appears to be expanding its interest in blockchain . CoinDesk has learned the graphics card producer, which saw a headlines-grabbing business boost from crypto mining demand last year, is now working with a startup called Ubex to develop a smart ...
Chip Maker Nvidia Adds Blockchain-AI Startup to Incubator - Coindesk
Mon Jun 18 00:57, 2018 GMT
Forbes Getting to Trusted Data via AI, Machine Learning, and Blockchain Forbes Establishing trust in data is an essential requirement for businesses and entities for whom credible, reliable information is the lifeblood. As enterprises seek to manage data as an asset, it becomes increasingly vital that data sources are trusted and ...
Getting to Trusted Data via AI, Machine Learning, and Blockchain - Forbes
Sun Jun 17 22:30, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Blockchain technology could be the great equalizer for American cities TechCrunch These types of use cases — plus existing opportunities from blockchain —could potentially be transformative for municipal operations. Blockchain is far more than just cryptocurrency . In time, blockchain could turn American society on its head, and at ... and more »
Blockchain technology could be the great equalizer for American cities - TechCrunch
Sun Jun 17 20:53, 2018 GMT
WGN-TV William Shatner backs bitcoin mining farm in southern Illinois WGN-TV MURPHYSBORO, Ill. — Could southern Illinois be the final frontier for bitcoin miners? Actor William Shatner thinks so, and is recruiting new tenants at solar-powered mining facility in the area. The former Star Trek actor is the spokesman for the ... William Shatner Boldly Goes to Fight Bitcoin's Carbon Footprint CCN all 25 news articles »
William Shatner backs bitcoin mining farm in southern Illinois - WGN-TV
Sun Jun 17 17:02, 2018 GMT
CCN William Shatner captains bitcoin mining farm in Illinois Sacramento Bee Could southern Illinois be the final frontier for bitcoin miners? Actor William Shatner thinks so, and is recruiting new tenants at solar-powered mining facility in the area. The former Star Trek actor is the spokesman for the alternative energy ... William Shatner Boldly Goes to Fight Bitcoin's Carbon Footprint CCN all 23 news articles »
William Shatner captains bitcoin mining farm in Illinois - Sacramento Bee
Sun Jun 17 19:18, 2018 GMT
Hodler's Digest, June 11-17: A Regulatory Win for Ethereum and a Falling Market Cointelegraph ... in the illegal drug trade. Ripple CEO Claims Four Chinese Miners Basically Control Bitcoin . In an interview this week, Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse stated that an “underreported” story about cryptocurrency is that four miners in China control more ... and more »
Hodler's Digest, June 11-17: A Regulatory Win for Ethereum and a Falling Market - Cointelegraph
Sun Jun 17 19:01, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Business schools race to offer lessons in blockchain and bitcoin Financial Times As academics take stock, debate is growing over where the future of cryptocurrency education lies. Demand from professionals for teaching on cryptocurrencies and the blockchain technology that underpins them had increased steadily. More recently ...
Business schools race to offer lessons in blockchain and bitcoin - Financial Times
Sun Jun 17 17:39, 2018 GMT
Forbes Where Are The Bitcoin Customers' Lambos? Forbes I don't know when this started, but if you don't believe me, then just go on to twitter and search for lambos and bitcoin . If nothing else ... We may be coming full circle, where cryptocurrency is, to some extent, morphing into what it fought to ...
Where Are The Bitcoin Customers' Lambos? - Forbes
Sun Jun 17 14:07, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Blockchain Technology Will Be 'Obsolete,' Says Prominent Geopolitical Forecaster Bitcoinist George Friedman, a well-respected Hungarian-born U.S. geopolitical forecaster and strategist on international affairs, believes blockchain technology will eventually become “obsolete” — and he may be right. and more »
Blockchain Technology Will Be 'Obsolete,' Says Prominent Geopolitical Forecaster - Bitcoinist
Sun Jun 17 17:04, 2018 GMT
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - The Chief Executive of South African insurer Liberty Holdings said its customers did not appear to have suffered any financial losses after the company reported earlier on Sunday that it had become the victim of a cyber attack.
Liberty customers have not suffered financial losses due to cyber attack: CEO
Sun Jun 17 16:27, 2018 GMT
Black Enterprise Why Cryptocurrency Has A Place In Hip-Hop Black Enterprise Cryptocurrency and blockchain technology is the future of finance. Just last year, Bitcoin commanded headlines when its stock rose from less than $1,000 a share to more than $17,000 a share. Six years before that, one Bitcoin was worth less than a dollar. and more »
Why Cryptocurrency Has A Place In Hip-Hop - Black Enterprise
Sun Jun 17 16:09, 2018 GMT
Irish Tech News The Week in Crypto – London Tech Week and Blockchain Ireland launched Irish Tech News Back to Good Week Bad Week – of course the first piece of news is that an SEC senior manager said at a conference in San Francisco that neither Bitcoin nor Ethereum were securities. This is not law but it is a good sign of understanding coming forward. and more »
The Week in Crypto – London Tech Week and Blockchain Ireland launched - Irish Tech News
Sun Jun 17 16:15, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Could Break the Internet, Central Banks' Overseer Says Bloomberg In one of its most poignant findings, the BIS analyzed what it would take for the blockchain software underpinning Bitcoin to process the digital retail transactions currently handled by national payment systems. As the size of so many ledgers swell ... and more »
Bitcoin Could Break the Internet, Central Banks' Overseer Says - Bloomberg
Sun Jun 17 14:57, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph EOS Blockchain Back Up and Running Again After Yesterday's 'Pause' Cointelegraph The EOS network monitor is currently showing that EOS block producers (BPs) – the equivalent of miners on the Bitcoin blockchain – are “producing right now.” Yesterday, multiple sources reported an issue with the EOS Mainnet, or blockchain , that led to ... Breaking: EOS Blockchain Grinds to Halt as Software Bug Freezes Transactions CCN The EOS Blockchain Is Now Officially Live CoinDesk all 92 news articles »
EOS Blockchain Back Up and Running Again After Yesterday's 'Pause' - Cointelegraph
Sun Jun 17 10:10, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Exclusive: NEO GM Says Blockchain Could be Used to Replace Facebook newsBTC A senior NEO executive has questioned how Facebook handles data, offering blockchain as a solution to the problem of data consent. Speaking on his first time in ... have identities, hopefully.” NEO is the twelth highest cryptocurrency ranked by market cap. and more »
Exclusive: NEO GM Says Blockchain Could be Used to Replace Facebook - newsBTC
Sun Jun 17 14:05, 2018 GMT
OregonLive.com Bitcoin mining craze bypasses Oregon: Here's why OregonLive.com One penny. Or, if you prefer, 0.000001 bitcoin . That tiny amount is the reason a cryptocurrency "mining" craze that upended small communities in Washington state has passed over Oregon. Oregon's electric rates are cheap by national standards but not ...
Bitcoin mining craze bypasses Oregon: Here's why - OregonLive.com
Sun Jun 17 14:11, 2018 GMT
New York Times Goodbye, Denver Post. Hello, Blockchain . New York Times They will be partnering with the Civil Media Company, an ambitious New York start-up that aims to use blockchain technology and crypto economics to start 1,000 publications nationwide by the end of the year. “It is absolutely ... People who purchase ...
Goodbye, Denver Post. Hello, Blockchain. - New York Times
Sun Jun 17 13:45, 2018 GMT
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African insurer Liberty Holdings said on Sunday it had become the victim of a cyber attack, with an external party claiming to have seized data from the firm and demanding payment.
South Africa's Liberty Holdings suffers cyber attack
Sun Jun 17 11:06, 2018 GMT
Finance Magnates Ethereum Upgrades its Upgrade – What is Casper Version 2? Finance Magnates A verified block is added to the chain and the winning user is given some cryptocurrency , in a process known as mining. The advantage of this system is that it creates a blockchain in the original sense of the word; open, decentralised, infallible ... Ethereum to Combine Casper and Sharding Upgrades Cointelegraph all 13 news articles »
Ethereum Upgrades its Upgrade – What is Casper Version 2? - Finance Magnates
Sun Jun 17 11:05, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price To Reach $60000 in 2018 — Cryptocurrency Expert Remains Resolute On January Prediction Bitcoinist Cryptocurrency and initial coin offering (ICO) expert Phillip Nunn made a prediction in January that Bitcoin would reach lows of $6,000 and highs of $60,000. Nunn recently reiterated his confidence in the prediction after the price of Bitcoin plummeted ... and more »
Bitcoin Price To Reach $60000 in 2018 — Cryptocurrency Expert Remains Resolute On January Prediction - Bitcoinist
Sat Jun 16 22:12, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) Bitgrail Bitcoin Assets Taken by Italian Government, Victims Still Fuming Bitcoin News (press release) Embattled cryptocurrency exchange, Bitgrail, announced ongoing bankruptcy proceedings in Italy have turned full force, as the court seized the exchange's bitcoin wallets. The ecosystem seems decidedly torn between addressing the fundamental cause, ... and more »
Bitgrail Bitcoin Assets Taken by Italian Government, Victims Still Fuming - Bitcoin News (press release)
Sun Jun 17 06:31, 2018 GMT
newsBTC President of Xapo: Bitcoin Will Become The Global Reserve Asset newsBTC However, Rogers took it one step further, by saying that Bitcoin will replace traditional gold, an advantageous, but hopeful statement to say the least. Such sentiment coming from such a large player in the cryptocurrency industry has inspired many ... and more »
President of Xapo: Bitcoin Will Become The Global Reserve Asset - newsBTC
Sun Jun 17 04:48, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis: Can BTC/USD Gain Traction? newsBTC This past week, bitcoin price started an upside correction after dropping to the $6,130 level against the US Dollar. The BTC/USD pair moved above the $6,200 and $6,400 resistance levels. There was also a break above the 23.6% Fib retracement level of ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis: Can BTC/USD Gain Traction? - newsBTC
Sun Jun 17 00:36, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Blockchain Will Become “Obsolete” Says George Friedman newsBTC George Friedman's negative attitude shown towards blockchain technology has proven to be rather unpopular. Most critics of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have yet to turn their skepticism to blockchain technology, as these critics believe that ...
Blockchain Will Become “Obsolete” Says George Friedman - newsBTC
Sat Jun 16 21:47, 2018 GMT
Gizmodo CryptoKitties, Which Is Like Beanie Babies on the Blockchain , Seems to Be Crashing Gizmodo Axiom Zen's CryptoKitties, which is essentially a digital version of Beanie Babies based on the Ethereum blockchain , sucked in a massive amount of funding just a few months ago. But it looks an awful lot like people bought into CryptoKitties looking ... and more »
CryptoKitties, Which Is Like Beanie Babies on the Blockchain, Seems to Be Crashing - Gizmodo
Sat Jun 16 20:13, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin : It Is All About Buy Low And Sell High Forbes The total cryptocurrency market capitalization is sitting under $300 billion as the digital assets continue to get crushed leading Bitcoin and Altcoins lower. Bearish red volume is creeping up signalling a significant increase in selling confirming the ... and more »
Bitcoin: It Is All About Buy Low And Sell High - Forbes
Sat Jun 16 12:34, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) Bitcoin in Brief Saturday: Coins for Drivers, Prisoners, and Conservationists Bitcoin News (press release) According to its founders, Alexander Wilcocks and Jacques du Randt, the new crypto, which has been built on ethereum , “attempts to give value to the legal rhino horn by converting it to cryptocurrency in a 1 coin per 1 gram ratio.” Bitcoin in Brief ... and more »
Bitcoin in Brief Saturday: Coins for Drivers, Prisoners, and Conservationists - Bitcoin News (press release)
Sat Jun 16 11:02, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur An Illustrated Glossary of Cryptocurrency Slang (Infographic) Entrepreneur Related: 14 Things You Need to Know About Bitcoin . To equip yourself with up-to-date cryptocurrency slang, here's a quick glossary of important terms you should know. For starters, get used to hearing the word “whale” thrown around. Whales are ...
An Illustrated Glossary of Cryptocurrency Slang (Infographic) - Entrepreneur
Sat Jun 16 03:39, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Italian Authorities Seize Bitcoin From BitGrail Wallets Following Court Order Cointelegraph Italian cryptocurrency exchange BitGrail has announced that bitcoins (BTC) stored in the firm's wallets have been seized by Italian authorities, according to official announcement published June 15. The statement says that authorities removed the funds ... Italian Court Seizes Crypto Exchange BitGrail's Bitcoin Wallets CCN all 6 news articles »
Italian Authorities Seize Bitcoin From BitGrail Wallets Following Court Order - Cointelegraph
Sat Jun 16 02:21, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Geopolitical Analyst Believes Blockchain Will Become 'Obsolete' Cointelegraph In March, Cointelegraph reported that the US National Security Agency (NSA) is ostensibly able to locate users of Bitcoin (BTC) around the world, as classified documents provided by Edward Snowden revealed. The NSA supposedly managed this by creating ...
Geopolitical Analyst Believes Blockchain Will Become 'Obsolete' - Cointelegraph
Sat Jun 16 03:08, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ethereum to Combine Casper and Sharding Upgrades Cointelegraph Sharding, announced by Ethereum's co-founder Vitalik Buterin in April 2018, is a method of increasing the number of transactions that a blockchain can process. The idea of sharding is that the nodes store just a part of the distributed registry, but ...
Ethereum to Combine Casper and Sharding Upgrades - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 15 15:26, 2018 GMT
DesMoinesRegister.com Net neutrality is no more. In Iowa, is that a 'non-event' or the next great divide? DesMoinesRegister.com Advocates for net neutrality weren't able to persuade the Federal Communications Commission from ending the Obama-era rules designed to prevent internet service providers from blocking or slowing legal traffic, or for charging for faster delivery of ... and more »
Net neutrality is no more. In Iowa, is that a 'non-event' or the next great divide? - DesMoinesRegister.com
Fri Jun 15 23:39, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin , PayPal pressuring bank stocks CNBC Pre-Markets · U.S. · Asia · Europe · Stocks · Commodities · Currencies · Cryptocurrency · Bonds · Funds · ETFs · Investing · Buffett Archive · Trading Nation · Trader Talk · Financial Advisors · Personal Finance · Etf Street · Futures Now · Options ...
Bitcoin, PayPal pressuring bank stocks - CNBC
Fri Jun 15 21:39, 2018 GMT
Fortune Dreaming of a Crypto Christmas With Ethereum Cofounder Anthony Di Iorio Fortune Just saying the words felt like a throwback to another time, another day when cryptocurrency prices weren't plunging, when people weren't talking about Bitcoin exchange hacks, mining scams and app store bans. The following day, the ... If Di Iorio had ...
Dreaming of a Crypto Christmas With Ethereum Cofounder Anthony Di Iorio - Fortune
Fri Jun 15 23:13, 2018 GMT
CNBC Crypto trader explains 3 reasons ethereum is a better bet than bitcoin CNBC Bitcoin is on the decline, but ethereum might be a better bet in cryptocurrency , Brian Kelly told CNBC. Bitcoin , the most popular digital ... In fact, he said the next big thing in crypto might be ethereum , a decentralized blockchain platform ... and more »
Crypto trader explains 3 reasons ethereum is a better bet than bitcoin - CNBC
Fri Jun 15 21:30, 2018 GMT
The Bitcoin Valuation Delusion Seeking Alpha While China has placed a temporary ban on Bitcoin exchanges and ICOs, China's state TV recently said that blockchain could be ten times more valuable that the internet. While it may seem that China is falling in line with Mr. Dimon's prediction, it's ...
The Bitcoin Valuation Delusion - Seeking Alpha
Fri Jun 15 18:01, 2018 GMT
Vanity Fair Of Course Steve Bannon Is a Bitcoin Fanboy Vanity Fair More recently, however, the goldbugs have discovered a new financial fetish: cryptocurrency . For a while, the price of digital currencies skyrocketed, with bitcoin hitting highs near $20,000. ( Bitcoin has since collapsed to around $6,550.) Naturally ... Steve Bannon backs bitcoin and eyes his own 'deplorables' cryptocurrency South China Morning Post Stephen Bannon owns a 'good stake' in bitcoin , which he thinks can help him regain power and influence The Verge Steve Bannon is betting on bitcoin and may release his own 'deplorables' cryptocurrency The Independent Business Insider  - CCN  - The Guardian  - Washington Post all 76 news articles »
Of Course Steve Bannon Is a Bitcoin Fanboy - Vanity Fair
Fri Jun 15 21:04, 2018 GMT
CNBC Geopolitical analyst George Friedman says blockchain will become 'obsolete' CNBC Bitcoin , the cryptocurrency that soared well over 1,000 percent last year, is the first application of blockchain . The technology eliminates the need for a third-party intermediary such as a bank by quickly and securely recording transactions between ...
Geopolitical analyst George Friedman says blockchain will become 'obsolete' - CNBC
Fri Jun 15 15:58, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Has Followed A Downward Trend This Week Forbes The digital currency fell to as little as $6,133.31 on Wednesday at 16:30 UTC (12:30 EST), according to the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index, close to 20% below its price of $7,616.10 at the start of Saturday. The cryptocurrency bounced back, rising to as ... and more »
Bitcoin Has Followed A Downward Trend This Week - Forbes
Fri Jun 15 20:11, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Ledger: Ethereum Cofounder on SEC Blessing, Tether's Bitcoin Domination, Ripple vs. Stellar Lumens Fortune If Di Iorio had any indication about the SEC's plans, he didn't let on—other than to take notice of a clue the night before: Coinbase had announced it would add Ethereum Classic, forked out of the Ethereum blockchain , to its cryptocurrency exchange ... and more »
The Ledger: Ethereum Cofounder on SEC Blessing, Tether's Bitcoin Domination, Ripple vs. Stellar Lumens - Fortune
Fri Jun 15 17:11, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin steadies around crucial $6500 level MarketWatch “Based on my understanding of the present state of ether, the ethereum network and its decentralized structure, current offers and sales of ether aren't securities transactions,” said William Hinman, director of corporate finance at the Securities and ... Cryptocurrency ether soars 9% after SEC official says it's not a security CNBC Ethereum and Bitcoin Prices Jump After SEC Official Says Ether Is Not a Security Fortune CBOE President: SEC Decision That Ethereum Is Not a Security Paves Way for ETH Futures Cointelegraph The Independent  - TNW  - Quartz  - Yahoo Finance all 251 news articles »
Bitcoin steadies around crucial $6500 level - MarketWatch
Fri Jun 15 21:29, 2018 GMT
Soulseek, one of the oldest file-sharing applications around, has been banned from accepting donations through PayPal due to piracy concerns. According to digital rights group EFF, which tried to intervene on behalf of Soulseek, this is a form of "financial censorship" that's become increasingly widespread. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
PayPal Bans Soulseek Over Piracy Concerns, Again
Fri Jun 15 18:18, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Proposed Ethereum Roadmap Would Activate Its Biggest Upgrades Together Coindesk Addressing rumors that such plans are now under review, ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin told a meeting of the platform's open-source developers Friday that the idea is that the team might seek to alter the sequence in which Casper and sharding ...
Proposed Ethereum Roadmap Would Activate Its Biggest Upgrades Together - Coindesk
Fri Jun 15 16:05, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Sweden's Land Registry Demos Live Transaction on a Blockchain Coindesk Sweden's land registry authority and a group of participating banks, businesses and startups have completed the third phase of an ongoing blockchain pilot. It was announced Friday that the Lantmäteriet has passed the testing checkpoint with the aid of ... and more »
Sweden's Land Registry Demos Live Transaction on a Blockchain - Coindesk
Fri Jun 15 15:24, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph World's First ' Cryptocurrency E-Bike' Earns Riders $26 per 1600 Kilometers Cointelegraph Blockchain -based loyalty schemes continue to make inroads in various countries this year, developers aware of the disjointed state of many loyalty options currently available across various industries. Meanwhile, initial participants in the e-bike ... and more »
World's First 'Cryptocurrency E-Bike' Earns Riders $26 per 1600 Kilometers - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 15 17:50, 2018 GMT
Gizmodo William Shatner Boldly Goes Into Promoting Cryptocurrency Mining Gizmodo The blockchain is a decentralized platform for permanently recording and verifying transactions. As long as users run nodes in a blockchain system, the records will be there and in cases like bitcoin , it's totally open for the public to see. Bitcoin ... and more »
William Shatner Boldly Goes Into Promoting Cryptocurrency Mining - Gizmodo
Fri Jun 15 17:19, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Kurt Russell Is Going to Be in a Cryptocurrency Movie CoinDesk Yet Crypto is far from the first movie to hone in on a cryptocurrency theme. One of the more notable – and, at the same time, unusual – forays in this area was Bitcoin Heist, a Vietnamese movie that involved an international, high-stakes manhunt. Kurt ... and more »
Kurt Russell Is Going to Be in a Cryptocurrency Movie - CoinDesk
Fri Jun 15 12:17, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Montana County Delays Decision on Bitcoin Mining Suspension CoinDesk A county in the U.S. state of Montana that is weighing whether it should halt new and expanded bitcoin mining initiatives now won't make a final decision until at least August. The Missoula County Commission held a public hearing on Thursday aimed to ... and more »
Montana County Delays Decision on Bitcoin Mining Suspension - CoinDesk
Fri Jun 15 16:59, 2018 GMT
The security firm halted the work after questions were asked in the European Parliament about its software.
Kaspersky Lab halts European cybercrime work
Fri Jun 15 15:40, 2018 GMT
CNBC Chart watcher debunks a major bitcoin theory amid its 50% plunge this year CNBC "Looking at last year and bitcoin was up over 1,000 percent, it was a great year for the equity market, and they said, "Well, they both went up together and perhaps they should go down together," Charlie Bilello, director of research at Pension ... and more »
Chart watcher debunks a major bitcoin theory amid its 50% plunge this year - CNBC
Fri Jun 15 15:15, 2018 GMT
The Metropolitan Police sought an unprecedented Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO) against the teenage and young adult defendants, prohibiting them from making music in the genre The post Gang members banned from making “drill” music appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Gang members banned from making “drill” music
Fri Jun 15 14:30, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Cryptocurrency Manipulation Study Is Underwhelming Bloomberg The authors suggest the cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex buys bitcoin with another cryptocurrency -- tether -- to push up Bitcoin prices. How much? Four basis points per 100 bitcoin . With Bitcoin at $10,000, for example, that means Bitfinex spends $1 ... 'Toxic' Suspected Manipulation Sees Bitcoin Futures Sink 55% in 2018 Cointelegraph all 70 news articles »
Cryptocurrency Manipulation Study Is Underwhelming - Bloomberg
Fri Jun 15 13:00, 2018 GMT
New York Times Farhad's Week in Tech: Bitcoin and the Scams Under Everything New York Times Bitcoin , you'll recall, is the decentralized cryptocurrency whose proponents argue that it represents the future of currency. Its key innovation, they say, is radical transparency that ensures trust among strangers. In other words, the point of Bitcoin ...
Farhad's Week in Tech: Bitcoin and the Scams Under Everything - New York Times
Fri Jun 15 10:01, 2018 GMT
Digital Trends Why Mastercard is ripping a page from Bitcoin's book Digital Trends Stewart is the co-owner of the recruitment platform Job.com, which implements a smart contract on the blockchain to facilitate private information, not unlike how Mastercard proposes to do it. Mastercard's patent would put credit cards on a publicly ... and more »
Why Mastercard is ripping a page from Bitcoin's book - Digital Trends
Fri Jun 15 13:15, 2018 GMT
Forbes What If Bitcoin , Crypto Prices Are Being Manipulated? Forbes "These patterns cannot be explained by investor demand proxies," the researchers write, "but are most consistent with the supply-based hypothesis where Tether is used to provide price support and manipulate cryptocurrency prices." In other words ... 'Toxic' Suspected Manipulation Sees Bitcoin Futures Sink 55% in 2018 Cointelegraph Was bitcoin's rise built on a lie? PitchBook News & Analysis 'The mother of all crypto scams': Bitcoin's price manipulated during meteoric rise New Zealand Herald all 64 news articles »
What If Bitcoin, Crypto Prices Are Being Manipulated? - Forbes
Fri Jun 15 13:31, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Bitcoin Pushes Ancient Gold Market to Try Digital Wall Street Journal Some makers and sellers of gold coins and bars are turning to blockchain , the digital ledger that underpins bitcoin , hoping to add some cryptocurrency luster to bullion trading. In doing so, the industry is banking on a trend that has seen a lot of ...
Bitcoin Pushes Ancient Gold Market to Try Digital - Wall Street Journal
Fri Jun 15 13:17, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Stumbles to End Miserable Week for Cryptocurrencies Bloomberg Bitcoin edged lower on Friday and headed toward its worst week since March, as investors shrugged off a regulatory victory for virtual currencies and focused on a string of negative news, including cyber heists. The largest cryptocurrency fell 2.1 ... and more »
Bitcoin Stumbles to End Miserable Week for Cryptocurrencies - Bloomberg
Fri Jun 15 10:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Are The Best Price Gains For Bitcoin , Ethereum And XRP Ahead Or Behind Us? Forbes Bitcoin , Ethereum , XRP, and other major cryptocurrencies have been in a bloodbath lately. In the last seven days, Bitcoin has lost 15.94% of its value, Ethereum 20.14%, and XRP 18.81%. Of the top 100 cryptocurrencies, only one registered minor gains ... Crypto Markets Rebound After News the US SEC Will not Consider ... Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Could Recover Further newsBTC Price Watch: Bitcoin , Ethereum , EOS, IOTA Moving Upward CryptoSlate Bitcoin News (press release) all 77 news articles »
Are The Best Price Gains For Bitcoin, Ethereum And XRP Ahead Or Behind Us? - Forbes

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