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  • CEO of Korean crypto exchange CoinNest arrested for embezzlement and fraud
    It was reported today in South Korean media that CEO of South Korean-based cryptocurrency exchange CoinNest has been arrested for embezzlement and fraud. South Korea’s Seoul District Prosecutors’ Office has revealed that on Monday of this week it had arrested Kim Il-hwan, co-founder of CoinNest. CEO of Korean crypto exchange CoinNest arrested for embezzlement and fraud ...
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    1 year ago
  • R3 Researcher: Central Bank Blockchain Could Go Live In 2018
    South Korea's first major blockchain conference saw discussion of the possibility of a central bank cryptocurrency Wednesday. ...
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    1 year ago
  • Monero ‘BAN’: Latest bank ‘CLAMPDOWN’ could be bad news for cryptocurrency investors
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    1 year ago
  • County Authorities In Rural Washington Catch Unauthorized Cryptocurrency Miners
    After discovering several cases of unauthorized digital currency mining, a public utilities authority in Washington called its staff to enforce the moratorium. Chelan Public Utility District (PUD) commissioners ordered staff to enforce the moratorium on cryptocurrency mining following the discovery of unauthorized mining activities, Chelan PUD reported Monday, April 2. The enforcement measures, which include fines and penalties, disconnecting service, “reporting unauthorized loads to law enforcement as power theft”, and “firing officials to protect public safety”, follow the ratification of a March 19 moratorium on applications for cryptocurrency mining. The fees proposed by the staff could amount to “$5,000 for unauthorized operations in residential areas and $7,000 to $10,000 in commercial space.” The commissioners became concerned with the state and safety of electricity systems after discovering several cases of unauthorized digital currency mining, including those in an apartment, a ...
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    1 year ago
  • Refiner BPG To Facilitate Investments In Precious Metals Through Ripple
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    1 year ago
  • ‘Don’t Be Greedy’: Cryptocurrency Scammers & Hackers Have Raked In $670 Million So Far This Year
    You think your losses from hodling been bad this year? Odds are, they pale in comparison to losses accrued from hacks and scams. A Bull Run for Crypto Scammers According to data shared with Business Insider, hackers and scammers have made already off with $670 million in cryptocurrency this year. The data comes from cryptocurrency investment advisors Crypto Aware, which has collected information on every major cryptocurrency-related hack and scam since June 2011. During that time, $1.7 billion in digital assets has been stolen, which means that a staggering 40 percent has been lost in 2018 alone — the lion’s share of which came out of cryptocurrency exchange BitGrail’s and Japanese exchange Coincheck’s coffers. The rest of the stolen funds largely came from the pockets of inexperienced investors eager to capitalize on December’s massive bull run — or recoup ...
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    1 year ago
  • Ripple Would Pay to Play on Major US Exchanges: Report
    It’s not every day we get a glimpse into what it takes for a cryptocurrency to get a listing on a major exchange. But today we learn the lengths that Ripple, the No. 3 digital coin by market cap, would go to get its XRP coin listed on the leading trading platforms alongside bitcoin and The post Ripple Would Pay to Play on Major US Exchanges: Report appeared first on CCN ...
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    1 year ago
  • The Game Isn’t Over Yet For Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, And Litecoin
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    1 year ago
  • Long Blockchain — Formerly Long Island Ice Tea — Fails to File 2017’s Annual Report, Large Losses Expected
    Long Blockchain Corp., — formerly Long Island Iced Tea — expects to report a wider net loss for 2017, but has said it will be late in filing its annual report. The company expects to report a net loss of about $14.9 million for 2017, compared to a net loss of about $10.4 million in 2016. Following the announcement, shares of Long Blockchain fell 8.1% today, closing at $1.93. These numbers followed a 9% drop on Tuesday. Of note is that the stock’s decline in recent months has paralleled a decline in the value Bitcoin, from almost $20,000 in December to under $7,000 today. The filing, signed by chief executive officer Shamyl Malik, said that Long Blockchain would not be able to file the annual report on time “without unreasonable effort and expense.” Rebranding: From Beverages to Blockchain Over the past few months, ...
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    1 year ago
  • 14 Percent Of Japan’s Young Male Workforce Invest In Cryptocurrencies, Study Shows
    A survey conducted by a Japanese magazine for young businessman reports that 14 percent of surveyed respondents own cryptocurrencies. A survey of male employees in Japan from ages 25-30 shows that 14 percent of the participants own cryptocurrency, according to data published April 3 by Shin R25, an online magazine for young businessmen. 4,734 men nationwide participated in the Shin R25 “Questionnaire Survey on Virtual Currency” from January 2018 to March 2018. According to the survey, over a quarter of respondents that owned crypto reported that it was their first investment experience. Of the young Japanese male employees that own crypto, 92 percent said that they entered the crypto markets “for investment,” 37.4 percent “for the time being because it is a trend,” and 19.9 percent due to “acquaintance and media recommended information.” In regards to the value of ...
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    1 year ago
  • Foxconn and Sirin Labs to make first blockchain smartphone
    (Reuters) - Swiss-Israeli technology firm Sirin Labs said that FIH Mobile Ltd, a subsidiary of world's largest contract electronics manufacturer Foxconn, will manufacture its Finney blockchain smartphone, which is designed to securely store and use digital currencies such as bitcoin in fee-less transactions. ...
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    1 year ago
  • Fundamentals Impacting Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and Other Cryptos
    Fundamentals Impacting Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and Other Cryptos Fundamentals Impacting Bitcoin Bitcoin is under selling pressure again and chances of its recovery are looking slim.The price has traded above the 8000 today but for a brief moment. Ever since, there has been more selling pressure than buying. Last week’s negativity around Bitcoin hasn’t faded away, ...
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    1 year ago
  • Bitcoin Mules Flood China as OTC Cryptocurrency Trading Flourishes
    After the Chinese government banned local bitcoin exchanges from operating in the country some industrious people have begun going abroad to buy the cryptocurrency and reselling it in China for a premium. There are now so many of these ‘bitcoin mules’ that their profit margins are rapidly declining.   Also Read: Okex Fights Market Manipulation Rumors Following Painful Futures Contracts Rollback Bitcoin Smuggling Chinese bitcoin mules are buying bitcoin in various markets around the world and smuggling it back in to the country to fuel the flourishing and unregulated OTC (over-the-counter) market, according to a report from the region. However, the business isn’t as lucrative as it was a few months ago. John DeCleene, an assistant fund manager at Overseas Chinese Investment Management, explained: “The market’s kind of taken a downturn; It is too many players entering this market, but ...
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    1 year ago
  • Bitcoin: Over $6 Trillion Served with a $10 Billion Daily Market
    Bitcoin has become a $10 billion daily market in 2018, with the total sent using the cryptocurrency since 2009 adding up to a giant $6 trillion. $10 Billion Per Day Data from several resources compiled and uploaded to Twitter by metrics commentator Josiah Hernandez April 3 shows that regardless of price slumps, Bitcoin’s popularity endures. “Anyone doubting bitcoin’s role as a medium of exchange is clearly not looking at the data,” he commented. Just as bullish investor Trace Mayer, who noted Bitcoin’s continued usage similarly shows its underlying strength linking to further data April 3. The 200 day moving average of the estimated daily $USD transaction value of #Bitcoin transactions is about $2,000,000,000. Multiples of that happen off-chain. Day in & day out Bitcoin just calmly chugs along. #Bitcoin has never been more secure, liquid, trusted & strong. pic.twitter.com/s1V1lPdzrL ...
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    1 year ago
  • Lichtenstein PM takes laidback approach to blockchain
    Lichtenstein, Switzerland’s eastern neighbor and home to some of the best snow skiing, enjoys a relatively low-key reputation. For decades, it was a corporate tax haven, with a number of corporations calling it home to take advantage of the country’s low corporate taxes. As the world moves deeper into the digital realm, the country is ready to embrace blockchain technology, and is preparing legislation that could make it as popular with the industry as it was for those looking for tax relief. In an interview with CoinDesk, Lichtenstein Prime Minister Adrian Hasler revealed that the country’s pending legislation “goes much further than the blockchain legislation of other countries.” It provides a common-sense, but detailed, approach to the technology that highlights innovation while not over-regulating the industry. The country’s goal is to ultimately become a world leader in blockchain technology, according ...
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    1 year ago
  • Protected: Fear and Loathing in Seoul – Samson Mow and Vitalik Buterin exposed!
    This content is password protected. To view it please enter your password below: Password: The post Protected: Fear and Loathing in Seoul – Samson Mow and Vitalik Buterin exposed! appeared first on Coingeek. ...
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    1 year ago
  • BEWARE: Avoid These 7 Cryptocurrency Scams Happening Right Now
    Since the beginning of that time where cryptocurrency started taking an important place in technology, being a dynamic area of it, the market has been opened to scammers who are always ready to use the unlimited possibilities and advantages that this area offers. Due to its drastic changes, also being considered as an uncontrollable market, the cryptocurrency industry is full of scammers who are able to deceive investors, unfortunately, intentionally. Consequently, it is necessary to be attentive when dealing with the blockchain space. Ethereumworldnews.com is here to help you understand some of the most common cryptocurrency scams, trying to avoid the chances for you to get in trouble. 1. Twitter Frauds Recently, one of the most common ways for the scammers to trick investors is by Twitter. Many fake accounts have lately attack Twitter with tweets giving assurance of gaining ...
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    1 year ago
  • “It’s caused a ripple effect:” Greenfield Police reports an increase in number of pursuits
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    1 year ago
  • CEO of controversial crypto company Longfin blames short sellers for stock plunge
    The head of a small company that has attracted controversy over its ties to cryptocurrency said that he is not going to sell his shares while he is fighting $1.4 billion in bets against the stock. ...
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    1 year ago
  • Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, NEO, EOS: Price Analysis, April 04
    Technical analysis on top 9 cryptocurrencies. The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. In 2017, anything related to Blockchain and cryptocurrency was hot property; in 2018, anything linked with blockchain is having a difficult time. Last year, about 170 hedge funds began trading; in 2018 only 20 new funds have started operations so far. Additionally, chances are 10 percent of the existing funds will close operations this year, due to regulatory uncertainty and market conditions. Even the stock market had joined the frenzy last year when stocks of companies, joining the Blockchain craze, saw their price skyrocket. This year ...
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    1 year ago
  • NEO [NEO] Cryptocurrency: Events Filling Out the April Calendar
    April is certainly a very event-packed month for the formerly known as Antshares or community called The Chinese Ethereum: NEO, with the most concentration dropping on the extended tour to take place in Europe. But, the beginning of the fourth month was the same as February and March with bears having their say throughout the market in general with no exception. The weekly declining trend line has been cleared out on April 2nd, but its going to be tested in the upcoming day so recommended to stay on the lookout for the $45.00 mark if it holds ground for the value not to drop lower. Source: coinmarketcap. The official monthly development report was released by the NEO council in which very highlighted was the Development Competition that was run in conjunction with Microsoft. In the data of the report it is noted ...
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    1 year ago
  • Sirin Labs Has Found A Manufacturer For Its Blockchain Smartphone
    Sirin Labs has found a manufacturer for its Blockchain-enabled smartphone, first units are slated to ship in October. The Blockchain oriented electronics developer and OS supplier Sirin Labs has found a manufacturer for its Blockchain-enabled smartphone, Bloomberg reports April 4. A subsidiary of Foxconn Technology Group, FIH Mobile, has agreed to help develop the Blockchain phone, called the Finney. SIRIN LABS is incredibly excited to announce that it has chosen FIH Mobile (Foxconn International Holding) to Manufacture the FINNEY smartphone. With this development, we are taking a huge leap forward to bring the Go Crypto revolution to the mainstream. https://t.co/YvZ1oX4xD4 — SIRIN LABS (@SIRINLABS) April 4, 2018 Foxconn is a multinational electronics contract manufacturing company based in Taiwan. It is one of the largest employers worldwide and some of its major customers have included Apple, Google, Cisco, Huawei, ...
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    1 year ago
  • Authorities Arrest Indonesian Student Alleged to Have Purchased Ecstasy with Bitcoin from the Netherlands
    An Indonesia student has been arrested after reportedly using bitcoin to purchase nine ecstasy pills from the Netherlands. Located on the Indonesian island of Java, a team from the Central Java Narcotics Agency (BNNP) arrested a student from the University of Diponegoro in Semarang, reports The Jakarta Post. The suspect is alleged to have used the digital currency in order to make a purchase for the psychoactive drug that is used primarily as a recreational drug. Brigadier general Tri Agus Heru Prasetyo, head of the BNNP, said: He bought the drugs through a bitcoin transaction amounting to Rp 800,000 [US$56]. Such a transaction made it easier for him to buy the drugs from abroad. According to Prasetyo, the use of bitcoin to purchase drugs is a ‘new criminal method.’ Notably, though, the suspect claims that he purchased ecstasy pills via the same method last year. ...
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    1 year ago
  • ThinkMarkets Add Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency Trading to Their CFD Offering
    ThinkMarkets Add Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency Trading to Their CFD Offering LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)- ThinkMarkets Add Bitcoin –ThinkMarkets, a leading fintech provider of financial derivatives trading has expanded its offering of CFD trading to the four most liquid Crypto currencies. The firm added Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Ripple (XRP) and Litecoin (LTC) CFDs to its MT4 and ...
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    1 year ago
  • Betrium ICO Soon – 20% One Day Bonus, 4 Demos Released!
    Betrium published the demo of Android application on Google Play, which is available on https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=ga.betrium.sportbets Betrium finished Pre-ICO with $1.3 mil raised and launches ICO on 5th of April with 20% one day bonus. The project is supported by world’s betting champion and gambling industry leaders. Betrium is the worldwide bookmaker and betting exchange offering zero fees, innovative Volatility Stabilization System / Hedging for professional traders, API for developers and franchising platform. Betrium is going change the wealthy industry of $1 trillion annually. Also, Betrium has just released the sports betting exchange, the service made for the much more advanced and professional users. The main difference between traditional bookmaker and betting exchange is that in the exchange users make bet on one side and the platform tries to match their bets with users on another side, who will bet against. ...
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    1 year ago
  • Iran’s Government is Debating a Ban on Telegram Over Its ICO
    Iran’s Government is Debating a Ban on Telegram Over Its ICO Senior figures in Iran’s government are reportedly debating a possible move to ban Telegram’s messaging app, in part over fears its new token could undermine the national currency. Telegram is widely used in Iran and is already frowned upon by some government members for… The post Iran’s Government is Debating a Ban on Telegram Over Its ICO appeared first on Altcoin Today. ...
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    1 year ago
  • Humana, Other Healthcare Firms To Launch Blockchain Pilot For Data Sharing
    Humana, along with other prominent healthcare organizations, has announced a blockchain pilot for medical data sharing. ...
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    1 year ago
  • Humana, Other Healthcare Firms To Launch Blockchain Pilot For Data Sharing
    Humana, along with other prominent healthcare organizations, has announced a blockchain pilot for medical data sharing. ...
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  • Investaco.in, the Fully Transparent Investing Platform of the Future Announces Token Pre-Sale Beginning May 1st, 2018
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  • Japanese Police Arrest Chinese Man for Selling Cryptocurrency Exchange Accounts
    During the height of the cryptocurrency trading mania, when major exchanges closed their doors to new clients in an effort to cope, it was not uncommon to see people offering big amounts to buy existing accounts. The following case should serve as a warning to anyone considering selling accounts, as you can never know what legal problems may arise. Also Read: Chinese Engineer Arrested for Stealing 100 Bitcoin From His Own Company Chinese Corporate Executive Arrested in Tokyo The Japanese police revealed on Tuesday that they arrested a Chinese citizen in Tokyo for allegedly selling client accounts, at cryptocurrency exchanges he opened, to a group of criminals. The man is reportedly named Lin Xiaolin, and said to be a 30 years old corporate executive living in the Japanese capital city. According to reports from China, the executive was arrested on ...
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    1 year ago
  • Student Cryptocurrency Miners Face Rising Costs, Squeezed Margins
    Savvy college students who have been mining bitcoin from their dorm rooms are facing a one-two punch from lower cryptocurrency prices and rising mining costs. Even though the electricity bill is included under room and board, giving today’s college kids a key advantage in the bitcoin mining process, the persistently low cryptocurrency prices of late The post Student Cryptocurrency Miners Face Rising Costs, Squeezed Margins appeared first on CCN ...
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    1 year ago
  • Ripple’s new gateway – ‘eMetals’ to trade physical metals using XRP’s technology
    Ripple is one mystery coin with resources in abundance. Trading at $0.535 currently and ranked as the 3rd best coin with a whopping $20 billion market cap, Ripple [XRP] is slowly gaining its momentum. Ripple is well known for its inter-operability focus and inter ledger projects for cross-border payments. Ripple at the beginning of April ...
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    1 year ago
  • Ranieri and Symbiont team to explore blockchain for mortgage loans
    Ranieri Solutions, a financial services technology investment firm founded by Lewis S. Ranieri, father of the securitized mortgage market, has partnered with Symbiont, a leading blockchain and smart contract company, to explore opportunities to use Symbiont’s platform to systemically improve all aspects of the mortgage industry. Ranieri and Symbiont team to explore blockchain for mortgage loans ...
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    1 year ago
  • Bitcoin (BTC) Drops Below $7,000 Amid Fears of a Global War Trade between China and the U.S.
    The value of bitcoin fell below $7,000 during Wednesday trading, with a number of other major cryptocurrencies recording a drop in value as well. Data from CoinMarketCap shows that the number one digital currency dropped by as much as $6,825, pushing its market cap down to $115.7 billion. Second-placed ethereum is down by 7.34 percent, at $385, a far cry from its more than $1,400 it attained at the beginning of the year. Litecoin, on the other hand, has slumped by 11 percent in the past 24 hours and is currently trading at just over $119. However, according to Mati Greenspan, senior market analyst at eToro, the price drops are less to do with fears of a global war trade between China and the U.S., and is more likely down to traders trying to assign value to their portfolio assets. ...
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    1 year ago
  • Bitcoin Drops Below $7,000 as Investors ‘Get Cold Feet’
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  • SIRIN LABS Has Chosen FIH Mobile (Foxconn International Holding) to Manufacture FINNEY™, the First Blockchain Smartphone
    SIRIN LABS Has Chosen FIH Mobile (Foxconn International Holding) to Manufacture FINNEY™, the First Blockchain Smartphone   April 2018 — SIRIN LABS and FIH Mobile will debut the design and manufacturing of FINNEY™, the world’s first blockchain-based smartphone. In December of 2017, SIRIN LABS carried out the 4th largest crowdsale in history, raising $157.8M for the development of… The post SIRIN LABS Has Chosen FIH Mobile (Foxconn International Holding) to Manufacture FINNEY™, the First Blockchain Smartphone appeared first on Altcoin Today. ...
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  • Monetising Your Data with Datareum Decentralised Data Marketplace: Introducing Datareum ICO
    Introducing Datareum, the decentralized data market, where users take ownership of and monetize their data. The Datareum token pre-sale begins April 28th, 2018. April 3rd, 2018, London, UK – In the information age, data is one of the most valuable resources on the planet; personal user data is being sold in enormous volumes for enormous profits and often, without the consumer’s consent or knowledge. It’s an invasive and archaic and invasive practice – the data brokering industry leverages consumer data as an economic asset. Our behaviors, interests, preferences, age, location, and gender are being monetized with absolutely no return for the consumer. Big Money At present, large international organizations and companies are benefiting from the $200 Billion worth of sophisticated data sets available; the industry is dominated by huge companies like Equifax who own the data sets of 800 Million ...
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    1 year ago
  • NEO, EOS, Litecoin, IOTA and Stellar Lumens: Altcoins Technical Analysis April 5, 2018
    There is an all-round depreciation of altcoins. With Litecoin reversing yesterday’s gains, we are rooting for a retest of $90. However, that’s not the only coin under our preview. Stellar Lumens might follow Litecoin route and shed further with possible bear stops at $0.07 while NEO may inch towards $40 and then $25. Despite being in an ICO, EOS value might fall to $4 in the short to medium term if we base our projections on altcoins technical analysis. Let’s have a look at these charts: XLM/USD (Stellar Lumens) XLMUSD Weekly Chart from Bittrex for April 5, 2018 Following Litecoin in the loss list is Stellar Lumens and despite decent gains in the past couple of days, the 12% loss in the last 24 hours is deterrence for longs. In fact, with our stops hit, we can wait until a ...
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    1 year ago
  • New CryptoNightV7 Mining Rigs Available for Rent at Mining Rig Rentals
    The popular service for leasing and renting mining rigs for different crypto algorithms – Mining Rig Rentals has just added support for CryptoNightV7, the new POW algorithm that Monero (XMR) and some other Cryptonight-based coins are planning to fork to as a cauntermeasure to the recent wave ot Cryptonight ASIC miners. In the next couple of days we are expecting to see some of the more popular CryptoNight coins to start forking to the new CryptoNightV7 mining algorithm, so there might be increased demand for hashrate for that algorithm. There are still not much mining rigs available for CryptoNightV7 at the moment after the launch of support for the new mining algorithm, but we expect to see more of these becoming available very soon. There are already a few miners available that do come with support for the new ...
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    1 year ago
  • CEO of Defunct Mt. Gox Doesn’t Want to Get Rich Taking ‎Creditors’ Bitcoins
    Karpeles could stand to gain 160,000 bitcoin ‎and bitcoin ‎cash from the remaining assets in the Gox estate‎. ...
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    1 year ago
  • Bank of Montreal Expands Crypto Purchase Ban
    Canada's Bank of Montreal will prohibit customers from purchasing cryptocurrencies using Interac debit cards, on top of an existing Mastercard ban. ...
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    1 year ago
  • Swiss Startup Kasko2go Launches World’s First Blockchain-Based Auto Insurance App, Where Safe Drivers Receive Low-Cost Insurance
    Bitcoin Press Release: Kasko2go is launching the markets first blockchain-based auto insurance application. The swiss-based company use military grade AI tech and telematics to provide safe drivers with a decentralized  app that accepts cryptocurrency payments for their car insurance. April 4th, 2018, Zug, Switzerland Swiss-based blockchain startup kasko2go uses military grade AI technologies, advanced telematics and a  experienced team of professionals to offer new low-cost driving insurance. The company have perfectly tailored their blockchain technology to develop an application that offers driver a simple, safe and affordable insurance solution with unprecedented transparency. The first blockchain-based auto insurance app kasko2go will start accepting payments in cryptocurrency beginning April 30th, 2018. The Kasko2go application is an innovative insurance solution on-demand. The mission of the application is to create a safe driver community and promote the idea of safe driving in ...
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    1 year ago
  • Ripple Struggles to Get Listed on US Exchanges as Regulators Determine What Coins Are Deemed Securities
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    1 year ago
  • Cryptocurrency Millionaire Purchased a Lamborghini for Just $115 With Bitcoin
    In a bitcoin world, you are not really considered a millionaire if you can’t afford buying a Lamborghini. Owning the super car has become the ultimate status symbol among the members of the crypto community. In 2017, the luxury automobile producer reached record sales performance, delivering 3,815 vehicles to its customers all over the world. If compared to the previous year, the company’s sales grew by 10% from 3,457 to 3,815 units. The purchase of the Italian sports car is an Internet meme: when a new coin promises to bring huge money for its buyers, someone might ask “When Lambo” in regards to when the investors will be able to afford a Lamborghini. There is even a site, called when-lambo, which allows bitcoin and ethereum owners to estimate when their cryptocurrencies will be high enough to let them acquire the ...
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    1 year ago
  • Ripple Struggles to Get Listed on U.S. Exchanges as Regulators Determine What Coins Are Deemed Securities
    XRP is marketed as a valuable link between the world of traditional banking and digital currencies, supposedly designed to revolutionize how banks move cash across borders, making transactions faster and cheaper. Despite this, Ripple is struggling to get listed on two major U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchanges, Gemini and Coinbase. According to people familiar with the matter who asked to remain anonymous, last year, a Ripple executive asked whether a $1 million cash payment could persuade Gemini to list XRP in the third quarter. That followed other attempts by Ripple to get Gemini to add XRP, utilizing different strategies like paying out rebates and covering related costs, the people said. Also last Fall, during preliminary talks with Coinbase, Ripple said it would be willing to lend the exchange more than $100 million worth of XRP to start letting users trade the asset. Ripple, without ...
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    1 year ago
  • Alibaba Sues ICO Firm For Trademark Infringement
    On Monday, Alibaba filed a trademark lawsuit against Alibabacoin Foundation, an unrelated company that seems to have raised $3.5 million through an initial coin offering. ...
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    1 year ago
  • Venezuela In Talks To Purchase Russian Auto Parts Using Petro Cryptocurrency
    Russia may allow Venezuela to purchase auto parts from a domestic manufacturer using its controversial state digital currency, the petro. Both countries are presently subject to US sanctions. ...
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  • Instant, Zero-Commission Cryptocurrency Messenger and Transfer Ecosystem Paymon Reaches $500k in First Stage of ICO
    Crypto messenger and payment platform Paymon has reached its $500,000 soft cap in the first phase of its initial coin offering. Paymon’s development began in 2016 and has steadily gained interest within crypto circles for its unique blockchain that promises zero-fee transactions, unlimited speed, atomic swaps, and massive scalability. The team behind Paymon recently released the beta versions of their encrypted messenger service as well as smart wallet apps for securing crypto assets. As Paymon’s decentralized payments ecosystem continues to be packaged and released, investors and blockchain enthusiasts may want to pay attention to this promising project. The Paymon blockchain Anyone familiar with the current major blockchains (Bitcoin, Ethereum) will know firsthand that these platforms have run into a myriad of problems as their popularity has exploded over the last year: longer transaction times, increased transaction costs, and ultimately, a ...
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    1 year ago
  • Automated Bitcoin Trading as an Option for Investment
    The first Bitcoin transaction was recorded on the 12th of January in 2009. Since that time everyting has changed. At the moment Bitcoin is generally recognized as the top cryptocurrency in the world with the market capitalization of $116.7 billion according to CoinMarketCap. The popularity of Bitcoin is incredible. With the 45.1% BTC Dominance it has completely conquered the world of the cryptocurrencies. Lots of people use it to invest in various ICOs that come live every day. Nevertheless, the direct investment in Bitcoin is also extremely popular. The stories of people making fortune and becoming digital millionaires have spread all over the Net. But cryptocurrency trading is not as simple as it seems to be. The highly volatile nature of Bitcoin requires deep understanding of the market – a successful investor has to feel the heartbeat of the crypto ...
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    1 year ago
  • Antminer E3 from Bitmain for Ethereum [ETH] mining – Another hardfork required to restore resistance?
    Bitmain, a Chinese mining hardware manufacturer, is the leading manufactures of mining equipment and has announced the launch of sales of Antminer E3, an ASIC miner for Ethereum. It is priced at $800 and will be capable of using Ethash as the hashing algorithm. The power consumption is rated at 800W and the hashrate is ...
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    1 year ago
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