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Tue Oct 23 12:10, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Blockchain technology poised to enter European settlement system Financial Times Setl was designed specifically for financial markets as it settles payments in central bank money and not a cryptocurrency . While some blockchains use ledgers available to all users, Setl's blockchain is a so-called “permissioned ledger”, which allows ... and more »
Blockchain technology poised to enter European settlement system - Financial Times
Tue Oct 23 11:36, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Price Stuck at $6.4K But Eyes Gains Against Altcoins Coindesk Bitcoin (BTC) is again lacking clear directional bias, but may soon pick up a strong bid against ethereum and other altcoins, according to intermarket analysis. The leading cryptocurrency is now trading in sideways around $6,400 (price as per Coinbase ... Gavin Wood Announces 'Impending Release' of DIY Blockchain Tool CoinDesk Money 20/20: Experts Debate Whether Blockchain Will Replace Current Payment Systems Cointelegraph all 53 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Stuck at $6.4K But Eyes Gains Against Altcoins - Coindesk
Tue Oct 23 10:58, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Payments Company Square Open-Sources Its Bitcoin Cold Storage Tool Cointelegraph U.S. payments processing company Square has announced that it is open-sourcing its Bitcoin (BTC) cold storage solution in an official blog post published today, Oct. 23. Cold storage refers to a method of keeping cryptocurrency holdings and users ... Payments Startup Square Is Open-Sourcing Its Bitcoin Cold Storage Solution CoinDesk all 7 news articles »
Payments Company Square Open-Sources Its Bitcoin Cold Storage Tool - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 23 13:00, 2018 GMT
Also in Firefox 63: better performance, Windows dark mode adaptations and Siri shortcuts.
Firefox tweaks ad tracker blocking to avoid breaking websites, too - CNET
Tue Oct 23 07:08, 2018 GMT
Phys.Org Q&A: What is bitcoin ? Phys.Org Bitcoin can be purchased also with traditional currencies over online trading platforms. Users hold the cryptocurrency in a protected virtual wallet, and can then "send" it to one another using the blockchain technology. But serious security questions ... and more »
Q&A: What is bitcoin? - Phys.Org
Tue Oct 23 08:39, 2018 GMT
Forbes Elon Musk Mocks Bitcoin Security And Scams With Tongue-In-Cheek Tweet Forbes Bitcoin is often mocked by the wider cryptocurrency sector for its older technology compared to some of its newer peers and now Elon Musk, a serial entrepreneur who's no stranger to controversy, has lampooned the bitcoin scams that plague Twitter and ... Elon Musk Teases Bitcoin Service in Cryptic Crypto Tweet CoinDesk all 846 news articles »
Elon Musk Mocks Bitcoin Security And Scams With Tongue-In-Cheek Tweet - Forbes
Tue Oct 23 07:07, 2018 GMT
Phys.Org Moscow cryptocurrency 'boutique' in legal grey area Phys.Org Screens mounted on white walls allow visitors to follow in real time the value fluctuations of currencies such as bitcoin and ethereum and allow them to decide which to invest in. Display cases line the room, holding gadgets like "virtual currency ... and more »
Moscow cryptocurrency 'boutique' in legal grey area - Phys.Org
Tue Oct 23 08:45, 2018 GMT
CNBC HTC launches its blockchain -focused phone, but you can only buy it in cryptocurrency CNBC HTC unveiled its flagship blockchain -focused smartphone on Tuesday, the Exodus 1, as the struggling manufacturer looks to shift its strategy to focus on new technology. The Taiwanese phone maker said it developed its own cryptocurrency wallet called ... HTC's ' Blockchain Phone' Launches as a Wild Experiment WIRED HTC's blockchain phone is ready for preorder The Verge all 16 news articles »
HTC launches its blockchain-focused phone, but you can only buy it in cryptocurrency - CNBC
Tue Oct 23 07:10, 2018 GMT
Phys.Org Cryptocurrency bitcoin marks 10 years Phys.Org A decade on, this continues to be carried out via a decentralised registry system known as a blockchain . Such ambition for a cryptocurrency was fuelled by the bankruptcy of US investment bank Lehman Brothers in September 2008, an event that discredited ... Rise, fall and suspense: Bitcoin's wild first decade Economic Times Bitcoin turns 10: A look back at wild first decade The Straits Times WATCH: The Bitcoin Story as cryptocurrency marks 10 years Fin24 all 7 news articles »
Cryptocurrency bitcoin marks 10 years - Phys.Org
Tue Oct 23 08:45, 2018 GMT
Preorders for the HTC Exodus 1 are now open, with an expected ship date in December.
The HTC Exodus 1 is a blockchain phone you can only buy with cryptocurrency - CNET
Tue Oct 23 08:33, 2018 GMT
Five Serbian media associations have written to Index on Censorship to raise their concerns about the media environment in the country.  The post Letter: Serbian media facing “very difficult” situation appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Letter: Serbian media facing “very difficult” situation
Tue Oct 23 05:02, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Ledger: AI Meets Blockchain , Dfinity, Shorting Ethereum Fortune The Onion takes on blockchain . Post- Bitcoin Maximalism. Cryptocurrency loans are booming. Satoshi's vision under debate as Bitcoin white paper approaches its 10th birthday. Blockchain +AI=Future? New Jersey Italian restaurant accepts Bitcoin . Bitcoin is ...
The Ledger: AI Meets Blockchain, Dfinity, Shorting Ethereum - Fortune
Tue Oct 23 01:42, 2018 GMT
ZDNet DTA dunks on blockchain hype saying for every use there is a better alternative ZDNet " Blockchain is an interesting technology that would well worth being observed but without standardisation and a lot of work to come -- for every use of blockchain you would consider today, there is a better technology -- alternate databases, secure ... DTA casts doubt over blockchain for govt use iTnews all 5 news articles »
DTA dunks on blockchain hype saying for every use there is a better alternative - ZDNet
Tue Oct 23 05:42, 2018 GMT
The Korea Herald China continues to block Naver blogs, cafes in internet censorship boost The Korea Herald Korean companies have also been affected by China's internet censorship . From July 2014, China cut off local access to KakaoTalk and Line, both major mobile messaging applications run by Korean tech companies. At the time, China told the Korean ICT ...
China continues to block Naver blogs, cafes in internet censorship boost - The Korea Herald
Mon Oct 22 23:19, 2018 GMT
BBC News Is blockchain living up to the hype? BBC News As we approach Bitcoin's 10th anniversary at the end of this month, we ask whether blockchain - the technology underpinning the cryptocurrency - is fulfilling its promise, or a tech still looking for a better reason to exist. There have been some very ... and more »
Is blockchain living up to the hype? - BBC News
Tue Oct 23 02:01, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph NYSE Parent Company Reveals Launch Date for Bitcoin Futures on Bakkt Platform Cointelegraph The parent company of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), has announced the launch date for Bitcoin (BTC) futures on its platform Bakkt, according to a document released Oct. 22. Bakkt is a platform for trading, storing ... Bitcoin Futures Could Go Live on ICE's Crypto Trading Platform in December CoinDesk Could Bakkt Bitcoin Futures Market Launch in December Lead to ETF Approval? CryptoSlate all 15 news articles »
NYSE Parent Company Reveals Launch Date for Bitcoin Futures on Bakkt Platform - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 22 20:06, 2018 GMT
Gazing into the future: Top 8 blockchain predictions that will come true TechGenix (blog) These efforts will probably move in a rushed manner as the government will attempt to alleviate the negative perception of its nation's monetary challenges by developing a new cryptocurrency . Take, for example, the freshly minted but still very ...
Gazing into the future: Top 8 blockchain predictions that will come true - TechGenix (blog)
Mon Oct 22 23:18, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Market Sees Slight Losses After Trading Sideways, Bitcoin Hovers Near $6400 Cointelegraph Monday, Oct. 22: markets have taken a slight downtrend after trading sideways last week, with 15 of the top 20 digital currencies by market capitalization in the red, and Bitcoin (BTC) trading around $6,400, according to data from CoinMarketCap ... Litecoin [LTC] sees multiple developments; cryptocurrency tries to beat the bear market AMBCrypto Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTC/USD More Bearish than Ever CCN all 157 news articles »
Crypto Market Sees Slight Losses After Trading Sideways, Bitcoin Hovers Near $6400 - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 22 19:11, 2018 GMT
Greentech Media This Blockchain of Blockchains Will Let You Sell Your Energy Anywhere in the World Greentech Media The Foundation has created a development system that is between 1.3 and 15 times faster than Ethereum's virtual machine and sucks up less computing power while allowing developers to use languages other than Solidity, the blockchain coding standard.
This Blockchain of Blockchains Will Let You Sell Your Energy Anywhere in the World - Greentech Media
Mon Oct 22 23:17, 2018 GMT
Despite the grand claims made for this distributed ledger tech, few companies are actually using it.
Is blockchain living up to the hype?
Mon Oct 22 20:38, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Futures Could Go Live on ICE's Crypto Trading Platform in December CoinDesk The Intercontinental Exchange's upcoming cryptocurrency trading platform Bakkt will officially launch on December 12, pending regulatory approval. ICE announced Monday that Bakkt could begin offering physically settled bitcoin futures contracts in ... Could Bakkt Bitcoin Futures Market Launch in December Lead to ETF Approval? CryptoSlate all 10 news articles »
Bitcoin Futures Could Go Live on ICE's Crypto Trading Platform in December - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 22 22:11, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockchain Investor Vinny Lingham: ' Bitcoin Threatens Gov'ts' Ability to Make Money' Cointelegraph Speaking with CT during the Money20/20 conference Sunday, Lingham – also the CEO of Blockchain identity startup Civic – stated that cryptocurrency markets need time to regain previous volumes, arguing that the market's priorities have shifted: “Now the ... and more »
Blockchain Investor Vinny Lingham: 'Bitcoin Threatens Gov'ts' Ability to Make Money' - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 22 14:08, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin , Email And The Opportunity In Blockchain Seeking Alpha Cryptocurrency was the dish du jour of 2017 and seemed like everybody wanted a taste. But if you missed out ... Crypto has crashed in spectacular form this year and while everyone is fixated on the wreck, they may be missing the bigger picture and the ... and more »
Bitcoin, Email And The Opportunity In Blockchain - Seeking Alpha
Mon Oct 22 13:42, 2018 GMT
GlobeSt.com Blockchain : “The Future is Now” Say CREW Panelists GlobeSt.com “Consider a commercial real estate world—similar to the record industry and publishing—where a greater demand for transparency, technology advancements and disintermediation is gradually making some of this information public through Blockchain .” ...
Blockchain: “The Future is Now” Say CREW Panelists - GlobeSt.com
Mon Oct 22 15:10, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitmain's Latest Bitcoin Miner Update Activates Controversial 'AsicBoost' CoinDesk In particular, the post claims that this will ensure Bitmain's machines remain effective at mining the number one cryptocurrency by market capitalization, while simultaneously increasing the hashrate of the bitcoin network and reducing its energy ... Under Pressure, Bitmain Releases Patch to Let Bitcoin Miners Activate 'Overt AsicBoost' CCN all 8 news articles »
Bitmain's Latest Bitcoin Miner Update Activates Controversial 'AsicBoost' - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 22 17:01, 2018 GMT
Major economies should launch coordinated regulation of cryptocurrencies, the head of Goldman Sachs-backed startup Circle said on Monday, underscoring growing industry support for international rules on digital money.
Global rules on cryptocurrencies needed: Circle CEO
Mon Oct 22 11:43, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk China's Internet Censorship Agency Publishes Draft Regulations For Blockchain Startups BlockTribune The Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC), the country's Internet censorship agency, has published new draft regulations for blockchain-related service providers. The draft regulations is open for ... If enacted, the regulation would require ... China's Internet Censor Releases Draft Regulation for Blockchain Startups CoinDesk China's Internet Agency Regulator Has Strict Demands For Blockchain Startups CCN China's Internet Information Office Releases Draft On Regulations For Blockchain Startups Toshi Times BCFocus  - Supply and Demand Chain Executive  - South China Morning Post all 29 news articles »
China's Internet Censorship Agency Publishes Draft Regulations For Blockchain Startups - BlockTribune
Mon Oct 22 16:23, 2018 GMT
Join Index on Censorship at the Foreign Press Association alongside media representatives, policy makers and experts to debate the conclusions of a major report on Mapping Media Freedom. The post Demonising the media: Threats to journalists in Europe appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Demonising the media: Threats to journalists in Europe
Mon Oct 22 15:43, 2018 GMT
The Verge China will soon require blockchain users to register with their government IDs The Verge China moved to ban domestic bitcoin exchanges last year, including all initial coin offerings and launches of digital currencies. In February, it eliminated cryptocurrency trading altogether by banning foreign exchanges, although the development of ... Real Reason Why China Doesn't Want Blockchain : Strict Censorship newsBTC China's Internet Watchdog Issues Draft Regulations for Blockchain -Based Info Services Cointelegraph China's Internet Censor Releases Draft Regulation for Blockchain Startups CoinDesk South China Morning Post  - Bitcoinist all 28 news articles »
China will soon require blockchain users to register with their government IDs - The Verge
Mon Oct 22 16:43, 2018 GMT
Forbes Women In Blockchain Are Not A Circus Sideshow Forbes As if it's not bad enough to continually ask professional women about their gender, conferences often have entire panels dedicated to the question of what it's like to be a woman in blockchain . These all-female conference panels, often entitled Women ...
Women In Blockchain Are Not A Circus Sideshow - Forbes
Mon Oct 22 10:44, 2018 GMT
Blockonomi (blog) The Global Blockchain Hiring Spree Continues: Unfilled Jobs up 300% in a Year Blockonomi (blog) Blockchain has taken the corporate world by storm. The little known technology that powers Bitcoin has exploded into the global development space, and the market for blockchain jobs is tight. A recent report from jobs site Glassdoor revealed how ... What Role Does Blockchain Play in the Future of IP? Computer Business Review Blockchain 101: From Whiteboard Theory to Real-Life Applications CCN Blockchain and Cryptocurrency : What's the Difference? theccpress (press release) (blog) all 19 news articles »
The Global Blockchain Hiring Spree Continues: Unfilled Jobs up 300% in a Year - Blockonomi (blog)
Mon Oct 22 14:48, 2018 GMT
What's more volatile than bitcoin ? You may be surprised MarketWatch Day traders looking to make a quick buck buying and selling bitcoin might be better off switching lanes as volatility in the world's largest digital currency continues to decline. In fact, volatility in the No.1 virtual currency is now below some of ...
What's more volatile than bitcoin? You may be surprised - MarketWatch
Mon Oct 22 13:29, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Demand for Blockchain Engineers Has Grown 400% Since End of 2017, Report Says Cointelegraph Hired, which has reportedly provided data for blockchain roles as of 2017, says demand since then has soared 400 percent, despite the wider cryptocurrency bear market. CNBC notes the demand is further fueled by the interest of global tech giants such ... and more »
Demand for Blockchain Engineers Has Grown 400% Since End of 2017, Report Says - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 22 13:26, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin off slightly; stablecoin Tether regains footing, but losing popularity MarketWatch Coming off a week in which Tether, the most popular stablecoin, broke its peg, investors in the U.S. dollar-backed cryptocurrency have begun packing up shop for more stable options. ... regulated stablecoin options such as Gemini dollars, Circle ...
Bitcoin off slightly; stablecoin Tether regains footing, but losing popularity - MarketWatch
Mon Oct 22 14:44, 2018 GMT
Forbes There Is Bipartisan Agreement That Cryptocurrency Is Good For Politics Forbes It can be hard to imagine something that brings Democrats and Republicans together in a highly polarized political environment, but apparently, cryptocurrency is that rare thread of consensus. The Congressional Blockchain Congress was founded by a ...
There Is Bipartisan Agreement That Cryptocurrency Is Good For Politics - Forbes
Mon Oct 22 10:32, 2018 GMT
SmartBrief Blockchain and the future of the food supply chain SmartBrief Blockchain has been a huge buzzword in and out of the food industry in recent years. While it's easy to simply equate the technology with Bitcoin and cryptocurrency , it actually holds huge promise for several other applications. In fact, grocers and ... and more »
Blockchain and the future of the food supply chain - SmartBrief
Mon Oct 22 13:48, 2018 GMT
Forbes Should Healthcare Shift Towards A Blockchain -Based Efficiency Model? Forbes With the emergence of blockchain technology, artificial intelligence (A.I.), and encryption, the health-care industry is now in the middle of a financial shift towards a different and more efficient delivery model. “Value-Based Care”. Value-based care ...
Should Healthcare Shift Towards A Blockchain-Based Efficiency Model? - Forbes
Mon Oct 22 10:44, 2018 GMT
newsBTC $183 Million in Ethereum Moved With $0.06 Fee Instantaneously, Better Than Banks newsBTC The Ethereum block 6556384 went through 5080 confirmations and took over 19 hours to transfer more than $183,000,000 without having to go through expensive intermediaries. The scene is pretty typical to those who transfer value on the blockchain on a ... and more »
$183 Million in Ethereum Moved With $0.06 Fee Instantaneously, Better Than Banks - newsBTC
Mon Oct 22 11:04, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Pantera Capital Backs Blockchain Security Startup's $5.5 Million Round CoinDesk San Francisco-based smart contract security startup Synthetic Minds has raised $5.5 million for its bid to roll out a technology that analyses blockchain networks for coding bugs. Announcing the news on Monday, Synthetic Minds said the round was backed ... Synthetic Minds raises $5.5 million to build trust in blockchain code VentureBeat all 4 news articles »
Pantera Capital Backs Blockchain Security Startup's $5.5 Million Round - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 22 11:04, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Bulls Must Push Price Past $6.8K to Win Control CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) created a key bullish pattern last week, but only a move above $6,800 would put the bulls in a commanding position, according to technical charts. Stepping back, the leading cryptocurrency clocked a four-week high of $6,810 on Coinbase ... Bitcoin [BTC/USD] Technical Analysis: Bulls ready to take control of sluggish price as long-term pattern emerges AMBCrypto all 2 news articles »
Bitcoin Bulls Must Push Price Past $6.8K to Win Control - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 22 11:01, 2018 GMT
VentureBeat Synthetic Minds raises $5.5 million to build trust in blockchain code VentureBeat The money came from Khosla Ventures and Pantera Capital (a cryptocurrency -focused fund). This funding comes on the heels of investment from Y Combinator. Synthetic Minds' core technology is called program synthesis. This falls under the umbrella of a ... Pantera Capital Backs Blockchain Security Startup's $5.5 Million Round CoinDesk all 3 news articles »
Synthetic Minds raises $5.5 million to build trust in blockchain code - VentureBeat
Mon Oct 22 11:37, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Europe's Largest Port Partners with Samsung IT Subsidiary to Test Blockchain for Shipping Cointelegraph The largest port in Europe, the Port of Rotterdam, has partnered with major Dutch bank ABN AMRO and the IT subsidiary of Samsung to test blockchain for shipping, a press-release from Samsung reports Monday, Oct. 22. According to Samsung SDS – the IT ... ​Samsung SDS and ABN AMRO to trial blockchain in shipping logistics ZDNet all 22 news articles »
Europe's Largest Port Partners with Samsung IT Subsidiary to Test Blockchain for Shipping - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 22 10:53, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto, Blockchain Should Be Regulated Under Existing Frameworks, Says HKEX Report Cointelegraph A new report published by the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) Oct. 18 proposes that financial technologies (fintech), including cryptocurrencies and blockchain , should be regulated in consistency with existing regulatory frameworks. The report, written ... Hong Kong Stock Exchange: Existing Laws Should Apply to Blockchain CoinDesk all 4 news articles »
Crypto, Blockchain Should Be Regulated Under Existing Frameworks, Says HKEX Report - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 22 11:28, 2018 GMT
The editors of the Index on Censorship Freedom of Expression Award-winning newspaper Azadliq have launched a letter-writing campaign to journalist Seymur Hezi, who is in prison. The post Send a letter to imprisoned Azerbaijani journalist Seymur Hezi appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Send a letter to imprisoned Azerbaijani journalist Seymur Hezi
Mon Oct 22 09:43, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph China's Internet Watchdog Issues Draft Regulations for Blockchain -Based Info Services Cointelegraph China's top-level internet watchdog, the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC), published new draft regulations for blockchain -based information service providers Oct. 19. The draft, open for public consultation until Nov. 2, proposes twenty three ... China's Internet Censor Releases Draft Rules to Regulate Blockchain Startups CoinDesk Real Reason Why China Doesn't Want Blockchain : Strict Censorship newsBTC China requires blockchain -based information service providers to register users using real names, censor postings ... South China Morning Post finder.com.au  - Asia Times  - CCN all 20 news articles »
China's Internet Watchdog Issues Draft Regulations for Blockchain-Based Info Services - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 22 10:21, 2018 GMT
The UK government says it will consider the possibility of introducing extrajudicial 'pirate' site blocking so that rightsholders will not have to go to the High Court every time they want a resource rendered inaccessible. Further work will also take place in the Android and Kodi app arena, to identify ways the supply of infringing content can be disrupted. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
UK Govt. Mulls Easy Pirate Site Blocking & Streaming Crackdown
Mon Oct 22 09:28, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Bearish Within Range Below $6450 newsBTC There was yet another rejection noted around the $6,450 resistance area in bitcoin price against the US Dollar. The BTC/USD pair traded as high $6,460 and later started a downside correction. The price dipped below the $6,420 and $6,400 supports along ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Bearish Within Range Below $6450 - newsBTC
Mon Oct 22 06:13, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Market Update: Has NEM Awoken newsBTC Cryptocurrency Market Update: Has NEM Awoken. Martin Young | October 22, ... There has been no movement in the Bitcoin camp which is still stuck at $6,500. BTC has been stuck in ... Ethereum is also flat with no movement since yesterday leaving it ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Market Update: Has NEM Awoken - newsBTC
Mon Oct 22 02:22, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Hong Kong Stock Exchange: Existing Laws Should Apply to Blockchain CoinDesk The Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) has proposed that fintech firms, including those focused on blockchain and cryptocurrency , are best regulated under existing financial regulations. In a research report published Oct. 18, the HKEX's Chief China ... and more »
Hong Kong Stock Exchange: Existing Laws Should Apply to Blockchain - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 22 06:28, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Facing Significant Resistance at $207 newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Facing Significant Resistance at $207. Aayush Jindal | October 22, 2018 | 6:28 am. technical ... Ethereum price is struggling to gain traction against the US Dollar and bitcoin . ETH/USD remains at a risk of more losses ... and more »
Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Facing Significant Resistance at $207 - newsBTC
Mon Oct 22 05:15, 2018 GMT
South China Morning Post China requires blockchain -based information service providers to register users using real names, censor postings ... South China Morning Post Chinese users will have to register their real names before they can use online information services based on blockchain , in the first set of rules specifically targeting the technology behind digital currencies like bitcoin that is known for providing ... and more »
China requires blockchain-based information service providers to register users using real names, censor postings ... - South China Morning Post
Mon Oct 22 05:42, 2018 GMT
Coindesk China's Internet Censor Releases Draft Rules to Regulate Blockchain Startups Coindesk China's Internet Censor Releases Draft Rules to Regulate Blockchain Startups ... China's top-level internet censorship agency has released a draft policy framework that is setting out to regulate blockchain-related service providers in the country. and more »
China's Internet Censor Releases Draft Rules to Regulate Blockchain Startups - Coindesk
Sun Oct 21 21:59, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Hodler's Digest: the Great Tether 'Unpegging' and Wozniak Gets Into Blockchain Cointelegraph Bloomberg dives into the tricky area for colleges which are accepting cryptocurrency donations, and what they do with them when they get it. Starting with Blockchain co-founder Nicolas Cary's $10,000 Bitcoin donation to the University of Puget Sound, ... and more »
Hodler's Digest: the Great Tether 'Unpegging' and Wozniak Gets Into Blockchain - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 22 02:07, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Can Bitcoin Become a Dominant Currency? Wall Street Journal And bitcoin is a hit in developing and frontier markets—where the cryptocurrency is often viewed as a haven from political and economic turmoil and a way of navigating financial obstacles, including a lack of conventional banking services. Amid all ... Do Wages Need to be Paid in Bitcoin for Retail Adoption to Happen? Bitcoinist all 3 news articles »
Can Bitcoin Become a Dominant Currency? - Wall Street Journal
Mon Oct 22 02:25, 2018 GMT
ZDNet ​Samsung SDS and ABN AMRO to trial blockchain in shipping logistics ZDNet Samsung SDS and ABN AMRO will collaborate on a trial project that applies blockchain to shipping logistics, the companies have announced. The South Korean IT services firm and Netherlands bank will connect their blockchain platforms Nexledger and ... and more »
​Samsung SDS and ABN AMRO to trial blockchain in shipping logistics - ZDNet
Mon Oct 22 01:23, 2018 GMT
BBC News Kenyan crypto-currency pioneer: 'I make my money from Bitcoin and tasty roast meat' BBC News Located in the rural town of Nyeri, about 150km (90 miles) outside the capital, Nairobi, it is one of the few businesses in the country that allows customers to pay with not one but two crypto-currencies - Bitcoin and Dash. "Since the world is becoming ...
Kenyan crypto-currency pioneer: 'I make my money from Bitcoin and tasty roast meat' - BBC News
Sun Oct 21 23:05, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Do Wages Need to be Paid in Bitcoin for Retail Adoption to Happen? Bitcoinist However, Bitcoin still has issues of price volatility and the number of transactions its blockchain can handle. This deters retailers, though later payments platforms allow Bitcoin to be immediately transferred to fiat and this is helping. Paying ... and more »
Do Wages Need to be Paid in Bitcoin for Retail Adoption to Happen? - Bitcoinist
Sun Oct 21 21:35, 2018 GMT
Gizmodo China's Former Internet Chief, a Censorship Hardliner, Pleads Guilty to Corruption Charges Gizmodo Lu Wei, the former chief of the imposing Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) and one of the primary architects of the mass censorship foisted on China's estimated 700 million internet users, pleaded guilty this week in Chinese court to taking some ... China's Internet Gatekeeper Pleads Guilty to Bribery OCCRP all 19 news articles »
China's Former Internet Chief, a Censorship Hardliner, Pleads Guilty to Corruption Charges - Gizmodo
Sun Oct 21 20:03, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Ethereum Foundation Grants $120K to Philly Data-Transparency Startup TrueBlocks Bitcoinist Ethereum creator, Vitalik Buterin, founded the Swiss-based Ethereum Foundation in 2014. It has regular funding rounds for projects working in the blockchain space and also supports individual developers who devote their spare time to Ethereum ...
Ethereum Foundation Grants $120K to Philly Data-Transparency Startup TrueBlocks - Bitcoinist
Sun Oct 21 11:32, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ephrata, Washington Imposes Year-Long Ban on New Cryptocurrency Mining Operations Cointelegraph The decision for the suspension was taken by a city council vote, with six council members voting in favor of the new cryptocurrency regulations, and only one commissioner, Matt Moore, voting against. Moore noted that even a temporary ban can pose a ... Bitcoin Mining Hit with 12-Month Ban in Washington Town Live Bitcoin News all 3 news articles »
Ephrata, Washington Imposes Year-Long Ban on New Cryptocurrency Mining Operations - Cointelegraph
Sun Oct 21 19:14, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Fundstrat's Tom Lee: $25k For Bitcoin (BTC) Still Possible, “People Are Too Bearish” Ethereum World News (blog) When it comes to Bitcoin bulls, there isn't anyone as optimistic as Tom Lee, a veteran market analyst on Wall Street. Over the course ... Check it out: https://t.co/XXtD1TzTqq # bitcoin # ethereum #priceisright pic.twitter.com/pIm0l6j5yH ... But, there ... and more »
Fundstrat's Tom Lee: $25k For Bitcoin (BTC) Still Possible, “People Are Too Bearish” - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Oct 21 17:47, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets See Slight Rebound, Bitcoin Trades Above $6500 Again Cointelegraph Bitcoin 24 hour price chart. Source: CoinMarketCap Bitcoin Price Index. Ethereum (ETH), the second largest cryptocurrency by market cap, is also up almost 1 percent over a 24 hour period and trading at around $207 at press time. After having dipped to ... Bitcoin Hits New Yearly Low Volume, Only Way to Reverse Trend is a Big Spike CCN all 6 news articles »
Crypto Markets See Slight Rebound, Bitcoin Trades Above $6500 Again - Cointelegraph
Sun Oct 21 17:03, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: Did We Just Get a Reversal Sign? Bitcoinist Not much has changed with Bitcoin price since yesterday as it stayed within a $50 range. We are in a rising wedge on the short term while it's having some difficulty breaking through the Fibonacci levels.
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Did We Just Get a Reversal Sign? - Bitcoinist
Sun Oct 21 11:06, 2018 GMT
Sioux City Journal DigitalMint selling Bitcoin on demand in Sioux City, South Sioux City Sioux City Journal " Bitcoin is irreversible by nature. If I send Bitcoin from my wallet to your wallet, that transaction irrefutable on the open-source blockchain . You can go on the open-source ledger and you can read that the transaction happened, and I can't charge ...
DigitalMint selling Bitcoin on demand in Sioux City, South Sioux City - Sioux City Journal
Sun Oct 21 17:08, 2018 GMT
CNBC Salaries for blockchain engineers are skyrocketing, now on par with AI experts CNBC Blockchain engineers are making between $150,000 and $175,000 in annual salaries on average. Blockchain engineers are the top paid roles in software development, on par with specialists focused on artificial intelligence. Demand for blockchain  ...
Salaries for blockchain engineers are skyrocketing, now on par with AI experts - CNBC
Sun Oct 21 12:00, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Block School: Basic Blockchain Theory and Cryptoeconomics newsBTC Here at NewsBTC we believe that education and knowledge is fundamental to the wider adoption of cryptocurrencies and growth of the blockchain industry. We will be expanding our education section by delving deeper into some of the machinations and ... and more »
Block School: Basic Blockchain Theory and Cryptoeconomics - newsBTC
Sun Oct 21 14:06, 2018 GMT
Pioneer of cryptocurrency boom falls on hard times Wichita Eagle ... pods arose from a muddy site near the Douglas County airport, local government officials talked excitedly about the emergence of a new, 21st-century industry based on the complex " blockchain " technologies that enable bitcoin and other cryptocurrency .
Pioneer of cryptocurrency boom falls on hard times - Wichita Eagle
Sun Oct 21 11:57, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Prominent CEO: Bitcoin Isn't Digital Gold Yet, But $10000 Is Still Possible newsBTC But, although Bitcoin's definition has undoubtedly changed over the years due to the whims of investors and industry leaders, many still believe that BTC is on the cusp of becoming digital gold — a digitized asset that isn't correlated to traditional ...
Prominent CEO: Bitcoin Isn't Digital Gold Yet, But $10000 Is Still Possible - newsBTC
Sun Oct 21 09:52, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Sorry, I Turned Off My Bitcoin Faucet (Because Money) CoinDesk Ofir Beigel is the general manager of 99 Bitcoins, an informational site for newcomers to the space. In November 2015, I started operating 99Bitcoins' faucet. Almost three years later, on Oct. 8, I shut it down. Throughout its history, the faucet paid ... and more »
Sorry, I Turned Off My Bitcoin Faucet (Because Money) - CoinDesk
Sun Oct 21 07:19, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Market Update: All Quiet During Sunday Trading newsBTC Bitcoin has climbed back over $6,500 again but is only up around half a percent on the day. There are no solid signals for movement in either direction as BTC looks to stay here for a while as it faces solid resistance at this level. Ethereum is a ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Market Update: All Quiet During Sunday Trading - newsBTC
Sun Oct 21 03:00, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) CNBC's Brian Kelly: Cryptocurrency Market To See “Institutional Herd” Arrive By Q1 2019 Ethereum World News (blog) Since 2017 breathed its last breaths, Brian Kelly, the CEO of BKCM and an active CNBC commentator, analyst, and contributor, has been (arguably overly) bullish on the crypto industry, blockchain space, and digital asset market. While the current ...
CNBC's Brian Kelly: Cryptocurrency Market To See “Institutional Herd” Arrive By Q1 2019 - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Oct 21 07:06, 2018 GMT
Lewiston Morning Tribune Cryptocurrency boom falls on hard times in Central Washington Lewiston Morning Tribune As the pods arose from a muddy site near the Douglas County airport, local government officials talked excitedly about the emergence of a new, 21st-century industry based on the complex “ blockchain ” technologies that enable bitcoin and other ...
Cryptocurrency boom falls on hard times in Central Washington - Lewiston Morning Tribune
Sat Oct 20 23:39, 2018 GMT
AMBCrypto Has Ethereum Bottomed Out? Report From Major Trading Firm Says So CryptoSlate Data provided by trading firms, the record high stability showed by the cryptocurrency market, and technical indicators suggest that the asset class has bottomed out in a low price range, particularly Bitcoin and Ethereum . But, in terms of developer ... Bitcoin [BTC], Ethereum [ETH] price decline is not due to shorting, says Genesis Global Trading CEO AMBCrypto Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple: Cryptocurrency Lull To End Soon, Say Experts ValueWalk all 21 news articles »
Has Ethereum Bottomed Out? Report From Major Trading Firm Says So - CryptoSlate
Sun Oct 21 02:02, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Deloitte Is Creating Blockchain Trust Layers Within Commerce Bitcoinist The billion-dollar professional services company was quick to step into blockchain development services for its enterprise client base. Many ICOs and blockchain innovators are creating ambitious projects which could take time to develop into real-world ... and more »
Deloitte Is Creating Blockchain Trust Layers Within Commerce - Bitcoinist
Sun Oct 21 01:45, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) The Rise of Stablecoins: Less Fun Cryptocurrency , More Viable Money Ethereum World News (blog) Stablecoins, a class of blockchain -backed cryptocurrencies which operate by pegging their value to an extrinsic and identifiable source, have become vogue in the second half of 2018. Where companies and startups were flocking to the ERC-20 token model ... and more »
The Rise of Stablecoins: Less Fun Cryptocurrency, More Viable Money - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Oct 20 22:05, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Japanese Consortium to Research Direct Trading of Electricity with Blockchain newsBTC A Japanese consortium is to research the use of blockchain technology to determine the price of surplus electricity generated by photovoltaic power generation, and a new system capable of direct trading.
Japanese Consortium to Research Direct Trading of Electricity with Blockchain - newsBTC
Sun Oct 21 00:00, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets See Little Movement, Bitcoin Continues to Trade Just Below $6500 Cointelegraph Ethereum (ETH) is seeing similarly slight momentum, up just 0.63 percent to trade around $205, according to CoinMarketCap. Over the past week, the leading altcoin has seen a similar trading pattern to Bitcoin , spiking to $220 Oct. 15 before correcting ... Fundstrat's Tom Lee Calls Bitcoin Breakout, Says Stellar, EOS and Dogecoin Are 2018 Standouts, Analyzes Ethereum ... The Daily Hodl all 3 news articles »
Crypto Markets See Little Movement, Bitcoin Continues to Trade Just Below $6500 - Cointelegraph
Sat Oct 20 11:55, 2018 GMT
A Discussion With A Blockchain Evangelist And Pragmatist Seeking Alpha By Jeremy Schwartz, CFA, Director of Research. On last week's podcast, we had an interesting conversation with Syed Hussain, Chief Commercial Officer for BANKEX, surrounding blockchain technology and the infrastructure for the blockchain space.
A Discussion With A Blockchain Evangelist And Pragmatist - Seeking Alpha
Sat Oct 20 11:01, 2018 GMT
CleanTechnica EWF's Blockchain For Electricity Is Building Its Foundation CleanTechnica It was founded by two leading organizations in the clean energy space: the influential Rocky Mountain Institute founded by Amory Lovins in 1982 and the more recently formed Grid Singularity, a blockchain - and grid-focused organization with core ...
EWF's Blockchain For Electricity Is Building Its Foundation - CleanTechnica
Sat Oct 20 20:10, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Is Demand For Bitcoin Mining in Decline? Chip Maker Slashes Target newsBTC Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world's largest dedicated independent chipmaker, has predicted a drop in demand from the cryptocurrency mining community in the fourth quarter this year. The growth target of 7 to 9 percent was ... and more »
Is Demand For Bitcoin Mining in Decline? Chip Maker Slashes Target - newsBTC
Sat Oct 20 14:51, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Magazine Week in Review: Stablecoins Take the Spotlight Bitcoin Magazine Commonly referred to as geth, Go- Ethereum , a command-line interface for running an Ethereum node using the Go programming language, is now the fifth fastest-growing, open-source project on GitHub. This puts it in the company of other, more mainstream ... and more »
Bitcoin Magazine Week in Review: Stablecoins Take the Spotlight - Bitcoin Magazine
Sat Oct 20 13:18, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur Why Blockchain Market is Thriving in Singapore Entrepreneur Blockchain , which is also known as digital ledger technology (DLT), was first implemented by a bitcoin company to mark transactions digitally about 10 years ago. The DLT is a public ledger of activity that stores information about all the transactions ...
Why Blockchain Market is Thriving in Singapore - Entrepreneur
Sat Oct 20 13:43, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ethereum Devs Reach Consensus to Delay Constantinople Hard Fork Until January 2019 Cointelegraph The fork, dubbed “Constantinople,” was first trialed on Ethereum public testnet Ropsten on Oct. 13, and had been slated to be activated on the main Ethereum blockchain by the end of Oct.-Nov. this year. A testnet is essentially a simulated version of ... Ethereum [ETH] still leads over XRP; announcements create excitement in the community AMBCrypto all 7 news articles »
Ethereum Devs Reach Consensus to Delay Constantinople Hard Fork Until January 2019 - Cointelegraph
Sat Oct 20 09:00, 2018 GMT
New York Times How the Blockchain Could Break Big Tech's Hold on AI New York Times SAN FRANCISCO — Pairing artificial intelligence and the blockchain might be what you would expect from a scammer looking to make a quick buck in 2018. The two concepts, after all, are two of the most buzzed about and least understood ideas in the tech ...
How the Blockchain Could Break Big Tech's Hold on AI - New York Times
Sat Oct 20 13:18, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur Blockchain : The Game Changer of Real Estate Sector Entrepreneur Blockchain technology has created a huge buzz across the world, a fair amount of articles have also been published about blockchains, bitcoin and related technologies. For many real estate professionals, it has become a part of a brave, current ...
Blockchain: The Game Changer of Real Estate Sector - Entrepreneur
Sat Oct 20 09:53, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Congestion Reaches 95%; Fees Remain Relatively Low newsBTC Bitcoin blocks experienced up to 95 percent congestion this month, but it didn't impact its transaction fees, which remain at around $0.1. Cryptocurrency analyst Willy Woo published a graph to demonstrate a stark comparison between BTC transaction fees ... and more »
Bitcoin Congestion Reaches 95%; Fees Remain Relatively Low - newsBTC
Fri Oct 19 23:29, 2018 GMT
San Francisco Chronicle How the blockchain could break Big Tech's hold on AI San Francisco Chronicle Pairing artificial intelligence and the blockchain might be what you would expect from a scammer looking to make a quick buck in 2018. The two concepts, after all, are two of the most buzzed about and least understood ideas in the tech universe. And ...
How the blockchain could break Big Tech's hold on AI - San Francisco Chronicle
Sat Oct 20 10:08, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin's White Paper Gave Us Liberty – Let's Not Give It Back CoinDesk One of bitcoin's earliest entrepreneurs, Charlie Shrem is the former founder of BitInstant and co-founder of cryptocurrency intelligence service CryptoIQ. This exclusive opinion piece is part of CoinDesk's " Bitcoin at 10: The Satoshi White Paper ... and more »
Bitcoin's White Paper Gave Us Liberty – Let's Not Give It Back - CoinDesk
Sat Oct 20 04:02, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Square's Debut of Payment Terminal Triggers Fresh Bitcoin Acceptance Rumors Bitcoinist While Square's narrative on Bitcoin has been more or less straightforward, it has come amid mixed signals from CEO Jack Dorsey. As CEO of Twitter, Dorsey has presided over the social network instigating a full ban on cryptocurrency advertising, a ... and more »
Square's Debut of Payment Terminal Triggers Fresh Bitcoin Acceptance Rumors - Bitcoinist
Sat Oct 20 04:36, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Market Update: A New Brave Browser Boosts BAT newsBTC Bitcoin is at the exact same place it was on Friday, $6,480 and there is no sign of a breakout just yet. A similar story is being played out in the Ethereum camp during Asian trading this morning. ETH is immobile again today at around $204. Alcoins are ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Market Update: A New Brave Browser Boosts BAT - newsBTC
Fri Oct 19 20:52, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum Constantinople Blockchain Upgrade Delayed Until 2019 Ethereum World News (blog) Just last week, as reported by Ethereum World News, developers moved to hard fork Ethereum's Ropsten testnet to test the Constantinople blockchain upgrade, which was slated to go live on the Ethereum mainchain by the end of October/November 2018. Ethereum's Constantinople Hard Fork Is Being Delayed Until 2019 CoinDesk all 7 news articles »
Ethereum Constantinople Blockchain Upgrade Delayed Until 2019 - Ethereum World News (blog)
Fri Oct 19 15:53, 2018 GMT
Fortune This Man Will Accept Bitcoin Payment for His $15.9 Million Mansion Fortune The house is listed for $15.9 million. Niederhoffer will accept either cash or the equivalent in Bitcoin . “I'm a big believer in Bitcoin ,” he says. “I really am so bullish on it, and I want to own more of it.” Were someone to pay in the cryptocurrency ... and more »
This Man Will Accept Bitcoin Payment for His $15.9 Million Mansion - Fortune
Fri Oct 19 18:59, 2018 GMT
Forbes Is Franchising Headed Towards Cryptocurrency And Blockchain Technology? Forbes It runs on the MobivityMind commerce platform, and will pay out in Merits, a cryptocurrency that's leveraging the same infrastructure and principles of Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Litecoin, and more," stated Chanticleer's CEO, Michael Pruitt ...
Is Franchising Headed Towards Cryptocurrency And Blockchain Technology? - Forbes
Fri Oct 19 18:19, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets See Minor Losses as Relative Calm Continues, Bitcoin Slips Below $6500 Cointelegraph Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCap. On the week, Bitcoin is 2.7 percent in the green, and is also up just about 2 percent on the month. The market's top altcoin Ethereum (ETH) is trading at a round $200 as of press time, seeing a ...
Crypto Markets See Minor Losses as Relative Calm Continues, Bitcoin Slips Below $6500 - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 19 17:00, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Russia: CEO of Banking Giant Sberbank Says Blockchain Tech Will Be 'Ready' in 3-5 Years Cointelegraph Generally, Gref's comments this week were consistent with his previously expressed stances on crypto and blockchain . Sberbank the institution has also consistently promoted blockchain -based technologies and generally shown interest in cryptocurrencies. and more »
Russia: CEO of Banking Giant Sberbank Says Blockchain Tech Will Be 'Ready' in 3-5 Years - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 19 18:23, 2018 GMT
NorthJersey.com Cash, credit or... cryptocurrency ? North Jersey restaurant now accepts bitcoin , litecoin NorthJersey.com Monica's Restaurant now accepts a new method of payment for its signature Italian dishes that include mozzarella fritta, calamari and stuffed mushrooms — cryptocurrency . It doesn't jangle in your pocket, it's not in your checkbook and can't be swiped ...
Cash, credit or... cryptocurrency? North Jersey restaurant now accepts bitcoin, litecoin - NorthJersey.com
Fri Oct 19 14:00, 2018 GMT
Cornell Chronicle Certificate program teaches how to leverage blockchain technology Cornell Chronicle “Many associate blockchains with cryptocurrency such as bitcoin , but they have many other applications,” says Ari Juels, professor of computer science at the Jacobs Technion-Cornell Institute at Cornell Tech and author of the program. “Our Blockchain ... and more »
Certificate program teaches how to leverage blockchain technology - Cornell Chronicle
Fri Oct 19 17:15, 2018 GMT
Crypto Startup That Lets You 'Short' Ethereum Raises $10 Million Fortune “Decentralized finance will be first real application of blockchain technology,” said Antonio Juliano, dYdX's founder, on a call with Fortune. He described the evolution of the technology thusly: Blockchains began with Bitcoin , or decentralized money ...
Crypto Startup That Lets You 'Short' Ethereum Raises $10 Million - Fortune
Fri Oct 19 13:29, 2018 GMT
Sentiment Speaks: Is Bitcoin Ever A Buy-And-Hold? Seeking Alpha Many of these hodlers come from a Libertarian mindset and see cryptos as free from the command and control of government. Some are technology enthusiasts who believe blockchain will shape the future of the internet. And some see themselves on the front ... and more »
Sentiment Speaks: Is Bitcoin Ever A Buy-And-Hold? - Seeking Alpha
Fri Oct 19 16:12, 2018 GMT
NBCNews.com Your computer could be quietly mining bitcoin — for someone else NBCNews.com Hackers are quietly hijacking personal computers, company servers, cable routers, mobile devices and other forms of computing power to stealthily mine cryptocurrencies — a problem that cybersecurity experts warn is growing rapidly. The act, known as ...
Your computer could be quietly mining bitcoin — for someone else - NBCNews.com
Fri Oct 19 12:33, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin in the doldrums, can't shake $6500 range MarketWatch Bitcoin , the world's largest digital currency, was last changing hands at $6,632.87, down 0.2% since Thursday's level at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on the Kraken exchange. After rising more than 10% earlier in the week, bitcoin BTCUSD, -0.20% has gone back ...
Bitcoin in the doldrums, can't shake $6500 range - MarketWatch
Fri Oct 19 14:22, 2018 GMT
MIT Technology Review What Carl Sagan has to do with regulating blockchain smart contracts MIT Technology Review Since 2015, when the agency designated Bitcoin a commodity, its purview has included markets for cryptocurrency derivatives. Quintenz gave a specific example of a smart contract ... That seemed like a clear reference to markets that have already ... and more »
What Carl Sagan has to do with regulating blockchain smart contracts - MIT Technology Review
Fri Oct 19 13:01, 2018 GMT
Seattle Times Pioneer of Central Washington cryptocurrency boom falls on hard times Seattle Times ... pods arose from a muddy site near the Douglas County airport, local government officials talked excitedly about the emergence of a new, 21st-century industry based on the complex “ blockchain ” technologies that enable bitcoin and other cryptocurrency .
Pioneer of Central Washington cryptocurrency boom falls on hard times - Seattle Times
Fri Oct 19 09:23, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum's (ETH) Annual Developer Conference Is Less than 2 Weeks Away Ethereum World News (blog) The Ethereum Foundation has since published a list of Sponsors for the event. The sponsors are further categorized into 6 tiers to provide support in significant and impactful ways. A few of the sponsors include: AdEx, Blockchain Asset Ventures ...
Ethereum's (ETH) Annual Developer Conference Is Less than 2 Weeks Away - Ethereum World News (blog)
Fri Oct 19 06:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg A Hedge Fund Manager Will Accept Bitcoin for His $16 Million Mansion Bloomberg In 2013, Roy Niederhoffer, the president of New York-based R.G. Niederhoffer Capital Management, Inc., was in need of a place to live. He'd begun a long-term construction project to renovate a house in Manhattan, but in the meantime, he and his young ...
A Hedge Fund Manager Will Accept Bitcoin for His $16 Million Mansion - Bloomberg
Fri Oct 19 10:12, 2018 GMT
Fortune Bitcoin Scammer Hit With $2.5 Million Fine for Ponzi Scheme that Promised Outrageous Returns Fortune We're likely to see more Bitcoin fraud cases prosecuted in the years to come. Cryptocurrencies and the underlying blockchain technology have the potential to reshape global business, but concerns include volatility and the potential for money ... Bitcoin Hedge Fund and CEO Slapped With $2.5 Million Penalty for Ponzi Scheme Cointelegraph Bitcoin Ponzi Schemer Must Pay $2.5 Million, Federal Court Rules Wall Street Journal CFTC says it brings first anti-fraud bitcoin action MarketWatch CoinDesk all 26 news articles »
Bitcoin Scammer Hit With $2.5 Million Fine for Ponzi Scheme that Promised Outrageous Returns - Fortune
Fri Oct 19 11:36, 2018 GMT
After a seven month wait to get a UK visa, Cuban artists Luis Manuel Otero Alcàntara and Yanelys Nuñez Levya receive their Index on Censorship arts award. The post Cuban artists celebrate “triumph for activism” as they pick up Index award appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Cuban artists celebrate “triumph for activism” as they pick up Index award
Fri Oct 19 09:56, 2018 GMT
The post Periodismo en el exilio: Uzbekistán mantiene su bloqueo contra Hamid Ismailov appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Periodismo en el exilio: Uzbekistán mantiene su bloqueo contra Hamid Ismailov
Fri Oct 19 09:54, 2018 GMT
The post Reportero torturado en Camerún encuentra asilo en Escocia appeared first on Index on Censorship .
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Fri Oct 19 09:53, 2018 GMT
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Fri Oct 19 09:39, 2018 GMT
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Fri Oct 19 09:38, 2018 GMT
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Fri Oct 19 09:26, 2018 GMT
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Fri Oct 19 09:21, 2018 GMT
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Fri Oct 19 00:25, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Report: Blockchain and Crypto Industries See Growing Demand for Talent Cointelegraph In the course of its analysis, Glassdoor examined a large number of online U.S. job postings on their site containing keywords related to blockchain , Bitcoin (BTC) and cryptocurrency . To ensure more accuracy, the company also included more general ... Demand for Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Talent Booms, Signals Maturing Market newsBTC Report: Despite Price Volatility Blockchain and Crypto Jobs Are In Demand Bitcoin Magazine all 10 news articles »
Report: Blockchain and Crypto Industries See Growing Demand for Talent - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 19 02:32, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Hedge Fund and CEO Slapped With $2.5 Million Penalty for Ponzi Scheme Cointelegraph A New York federal court has ordered cryptocurrency hedge fund Gelfman Blueprint, Inc. (GBI) and its CEO Nicholas Gelfman to pay over $2.5 million for operating a fraudulent Ponzi scheme, according to an official announcement published Oct. 18. GBI is ... Bitcoin Ponzi Schemer Must Pay $2.5 Million, Federal Court Rules Wall Street Journal CFTC says it brings first anti-fraud bitcoin action MarketWatch Judge Orders Trading Firm, CEO to Pay $2.5 Million in Bitcoin Ponzi Case CoinDesk all 12 news articles »
Bitcoin Hedge Fund and CEO Slapped With $2.5 Million Penalty for Ponzi Scheme - Cointelegraph
Sun Oct 14 12:20, 2018 GMT
Happy Cyber Security Awareness Month Norman Transcript I suggest taking a look at the Resources Library Videos page and checking out the "Future of Internet Security and Privacy " video found at the bottom of page Two. It is probably the best video on the site, and should be viewed when you can give it ... and more »
Happy Cyber Security Awareness Month - Norman Transcript
Fri Oct 19 03:01, 2018 GMT
Financial Times The rise and fall of Ethereum Financial Times For much of last year, many cryptocurrency enthusiasts believed that Ether would steal the crown from rival bitcoin to become the world's most valuable cryptocurrency by market capitalisation, a moment they dubbed “the flippening”. But this year, both ...
The rise and fall of Ethereum - Financial Times
Fri Oct 19 01:53, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price SLUMP continues as traders SPOOKED by HACKING and money-laundering fears Express.co.uk Ethereum's (ETH) price has fallen 1.5 percent to US$203.60 (£156), reducing ETH's market capitalisation to $20.9billion (£15billion). Meanwhile, Ripple's price has tumbled 2.7 percent to 45.44 US cents, which leaves ... Blockbid COO, David Sapper, told ...
Bitcoin price SLUMP continues as traders SPOOKED by HACKING and money-laundering fears - Express.co.uk
Thu Oct 18 22:02, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Bitcoin Ponzi Schemer Must Pay $2.5 Million, Federal Court Rules Wall Street Journal WASHINGTON—A federal court ordered a New York trading firm to pay $2.5 million in fines and restitution for orchestrating a Ponzi scheme that defrauded at least 80 customers who thought they were investing in bitcoin . The Commodity Futures Trading ... CFTC says it brings first anti-fraud bitcoin action MarketWatch Judge Orders Trading Firm, CEO to Pay $2.5 Million in Bitcoin Ponzi Case CoinDesk all 7 news articles »
Bitcoin Ponzi Schemer Must Pay $2.5 Million, Federal Court Rules - Wall Street Journal
Thu Oct 18 20:27, 2018 GMT
GCN.com Blockchains won't fix internet voting security -- and could make it worse GCN.com Blockchains might sound like an ideal remedy for the trust problems caused by internet voting. Data can only be added to a blockchain -- not deleted or changed -- because multiple copies are stored on computers owned by different people or ...
Blockchains won't fix internet voting security -- and could make it worse - GCN.com
Thu Oct 18 19:55, 2018 GMT
Variety Ticketmaster Acquires Blockchain Ticketing Company Upgraded Variety Blockchain is coming, whether anyone understands it or not, and the drumbeat drew a bit closer this morning when Ticketmaster, the world's largest ticketing company and a division of Live Nation, the world's largest live-entertainment business ... Ticketmaster to Enhance Ticketing System with Blockchain in New Partnership Cointelegraph Ticketmaster acquires blockchain technology company MarketWatch Ticketmaster buys a blockchain company to guard against ticket fraud Engadget CCN all 21 news articles »
Ticketmaster Acquires Blockchain Ticketing Company Upgraded - Variety
Thu Oct 18 18:05, 2018 GMT
Ethereum : Another Wild Ride, But Don't Stand In Its Way! Seeking Alpha While Ethereum is a completely different cryptocurrency than Bitcoin , it trades and is subject to the same sentiment swings as Bitcoin , or for that matter any tradeable instrument that has participation such that there's meaningful volume. Ether's ... and more »
Ethereum: Another Wild Ride, But Don't Stand In Its Way! - Seeking Alpha
Thu Oct 18 19:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Binance, TRON And Others Gather In Malta To Support Blockchain For Social Good Movement Forbes Zhao Changpeng, chief executive officer of Binance, speaks during a Bloomberg Television interview in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. The world's biggest cryptocurrency exchange keeps getting bigger. Binance.com is adding “a couple of million ... Blockchain Startup Tron Announces Partnership with Internet Giant Baidu CCN all 91 news articles »
Binance, TRON And Others Gather In Malta To Support Blockchain For Social Good Movement - Forbes
Thu Oct 18 18:03, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph ' Cryptocurrency Fever' Has Begun to Diminish, Russian Central Bank Head Says Cointelegraph The central bank head also noted that entrepreneurs are now seeking ways to implement blockchain in their business. For instance, Nabiullina mentioned Initial Coin Offerings (ICO), considering them to be "a perfect method to raise funds.” However, she ...
'Cryptocurrency Fever' Has Begun to Diminish, Russian Central Bank Head Says - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 18 18:39, 2018 GMT
Forbes SEC Launches Fintech Hub To Engage With Cryptocurrency Startups And More Forbes The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is launching a portal for engaging with companies using blockchain , artificial intelligence and more. Available today, the new fintech hub, or FinHub for short, is designed to bring the SEC's existing ... and more »
SEC Launches Fintech Hub To Engage With Cryptocurrency Startups And More - Forbes
Thu Oct 18 18:20, 2018 GMT
Government Technology Blockchain Won't Fix Internet Voting Security – And Could Make It Worse Government Technology For years, experts on election security have warned that the internet is too dangerous for such socially crucial and time-sensitive functions as voting. Renowned cryptographer Ronald Rivest, for instance, has remarked that “Best practices for internet ... and more »
Blockchain Won't Fix Internet Voting Security – And Could Make It Worse - Government Technology
Thu Oct 18 15:30, 2018 GMT
CNBC Crypto M&A is on a tear as dealmakers see opportunity in bitcoin's price slump CNBC Despite the ongoing bear market in the sector, merger and acquisition activity by cryptocurrency companies among themselves and by companies hunting for bitcoin's underlying technology is hitting record levels. Total blockchain and crypto-related deals ...
Crypto M&A is on a tear as dealmakers see opportunity in bitcoin's price slump - CNBC
Thu Oct 18 15:34, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Cryptocurrency Loans Company Genesis Processes $550 Million in First Six Months Cointelegraph Trends over its first half of a year's trading consist of a reduction in Ethereum (ETH) loans and the rise in popularity of loans in other altcoin assets in Q3, with Bitcoin (BTC) staying “consistent” throughout. “Specifically, [Litecoin, Ripple ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Loans Company Genesis Processes $550 Million in First Six Months - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 18 16:24, 2018 GMT
European Union leaders agreed on Thursday to impose sanctions to stiffen their response to cyber attacks and to rush through new curbs on online campaigning by political parties to protect next year's European polls from interference.
Fearing election hacking, EU leaders to ready sanctions
Thu Oct 18 10:43, 2018 GMT
Marketplace.org There are a lot of fish in the sea. Blockchain could help track them. Marketplace.org "Seafood supply chains, unlike many different commodities, they are very long and fragmented," Berryhill said. "And because of that, we lose track of where where seafood comes from. ... A lot of the seafood [that people] think is coming from Alaska ... and more »
There are a lot of fish in the sea. Blockchain could help track them. - Marketplace.org
Thu Oct 18 11:17, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Eyes Triangle Breakout Above $6.4K CoinDesk Should BTC clear these key obstacles, then the traders may feel convinced that the cryptocurrency has bottomed out again at the 21-month EMA support and could push prices higher toward long-term falling trendline resistance above $7,000. The above ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Bullish Continuation Breakout! Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Buyers Losing Grip Below $6500? newsBTC all 38 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Eyes Triangle Breakout Above $6.4K - CoinDesk
Thu Oct 18 13:01, 2018 GMT
newsBTC $50000 to $2800: How Bitcoin Price Targets of Experts Dropped 95% newsBTC In early 2018, when the price of Bitcoin (BTC) first dropped from $20,000 to $6,000 and recovered to $11,000, the majority of traders and investors were still highly optimistic in the short-term price movement of the dominant cryptocurrency . Respected ... Bitcoin price DOWN despite sudden huge price SURGE after launch of key crypto business Express.co.uk Bitcoin Volatility Hits Record Low, Calm Before a Major Short-Term Rally? Experts Weigh In Cointelegraph Bitcoin Has Hit the Bottom: Why it is Unlikely to Fall Below $6000 CCN all 24 news articles »
$50000 to $2800: How Bitcoin Price Targets of Experts Dropped 95% - newsBTC
Thu Oct 18 13:19, 2018 GMT
Fortune More Skepticism About Blockchains, Bitcoins, and What Not Fortune On the concluding morning of the Fortune Global Forum in Toronto Wednesday, Fortune's Jeff John Roberts began a panel on blockchain technology by asking who in the audience was skeptical about blockchain . I raised my hand. Fortune's Alan Murray, who ...
More Skepticism About Blockchains, Bitcoins, and What Not - Fortune
Thu Oct 18 12:43, 2018 GMT
Anonymous, threatening letters are being sent to UK homes to try to stop activities that the Chinese government disapproves of. Jemimah Steinfeld investigates The post Chinese threats sent to UK homes appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Chinese threats sent to UK homes
Thu Oct 18 12:41, 2018 GMT
Russian banks have sharply reduced their losses from cyber attacks with 76.5 million roubles ($1.17 million) in losses in the first eight months of 2018, the central bank said on Thursday.
Losses at Russian banks from cyber attacks down sharply in 2018: central bank
Thu Oct 18 12:41, 2018 GMT
'It's only a matter of time' until bitcoin breaks out, says one analyst MarketWatch Ether ETHUSD, -0.37% was up 0.3% at $203.52, Bitcoin Cash BCHUSD, +0.14% was up 0.7% at $442.00, Litecoin LTCUSD, -0.67% was off 0.2% at $52.48 and XRP XRPUSD, +0.26% the cryptocurrency of the Ripple protocol was trading up 0.5% to 46 ...
'It's only a matter of time' until bitcoin breaks out, says one analyst - MarketWatch
Thu Oct 18 12:25, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin And Blockchain Jobs In The US Are Surging Forbes The U.S. jobs boom, which saw a record 7.14 million unfilled positions in August — coupled with last year's bitcoin mania — has resulted in a 300% increase in the number of jobs related to bitcoin , cryptocurrencies, and blockchain over the last 12 ... and more »
Bitcoin And Blockchain Jobs In The US Are Surging - Forbes
Thu Oct 18 10:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist 'What a Shocker' – CME Bitcoin Futures Volume Soars 41% Bitcoinist A report by Bloomberg, meanwhile, states that the CME has no plans to introduce additional cryptocurrency futures as they prefer to continue analyzing Bitcoin futures. BTC futures have been a controversial topic as some believe they helped to stabilize ... CME Group: Bitcoin Futures Trading Is Up 41 Percent in Quarter Three Bitcoin Magazine CME: Average Daily Volume for Bitcoin Futures Grew 41% in Q3 CoinDesk all 19 news articles »
'What a Shocker' – CME Bitcoin Futures Volume Soars 41% - Bitcoinist
Thu Oct 18 11:10, 2018 GMT
Vox How blockchain will allow for fewer counterfeit goods and faster product recalls Vox While widely known as the underlying technology for Bitcoin , blockchain may be best understood as a means of storing data. Generally speaking, a blockchain — and yes, there are many — is a sequence of records, shared among a network, that are both ... and more »
How blockchain will allow for fewer counterfeit goods and faster product recalls - Vox
Thu Oct 18 08:39, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Japanese Electric Power Company Partners With Bank, University on Blockchain Research Cointelegraph The news marks the latest trial of blockchain in electricity supply, with various schemes currently underway worldwide. In Spain, in a project of a different kind — a 300 megawatt cryptocurrency mining farm — will use solar power and in the future ... and more »
Japanese Electric Power Company Partners With Bank, University on Blockchain Research - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 18 08:45, 2018 GMT
CNBC Hacked, scammed and on your own: navigating cryptocurrency 'wild west' CNBC Far from unusual, the episode is emblematic for a market where few rules apply and where investors' faith in the blockchain technology goes hand in hand with the belief that it also helps criminals cover their tracks so well that trying to catch them ... and more »
Hacked, scammed and on your own: navigating cryptocurrency 'wild west' - CNBC
Thu Oct 18 10:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes How the Electric Vehicle Industry Provides a Roadmap for Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Startups Forbes Startups focused on cryptocurrency and blockchain – which are different kinds of digital cash and the platform that allows this cash to be exchanged -- are enormously hot right now. Investments in these companies nearly doubled in 2017 compared to the ...
How the Electric Vehicle Industry Provides a Roadmap for Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Startups - Forbes
Wed Oct 17 21:50, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Canadian Firm to Build Blockchain -Based Supply Chain Platform for Cannabis Industry Cointelegraph Canada-based blockchain and crypto company DMG Blockchain Solutions Inc. (DMG) has announced the development of a global supply chain management platform for the legal cannabis industry, according to an announcement published Oct. 17. ... said that ... Canadian Blockchain Company Sees Opportunity in Newly Legalized Cannabis Bitcoin Magazine all 5 news articles »
Canadian Firm to Build Blockchain-Based Supply Chain Platform for Cannabis Industry - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 18 03:59, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Bullish Continuation Breakout! Ethereum World News (blog) Many are hopeful that this upside break could be enough to sustain a rebound in bitcoin until the end of the year. After all, the gains are supported by fundamental factors, particularly the launch of Fidelity's institutional platform for bitcoin and ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Decisive Bullish Break Happening? newsBTC all 21 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Bullish Continuation Breakout! - Ethereum World News (blog)
Thu Oct 18 03:05, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk US Marshals to Auction $4.3 Million in Bitcoin Next Month CoinDesk The U.S. Marshals have announced a plan to auction off nearly $4.3 million worth of bitcoin next month. The government agency said in an announcement on Wednesday that the sealed bid auction is for about 660 bitcoin that were forfeited in federal ... and more »
US Marshals to Auction $4.3 Million in Bitcoin Next Month - CoinDesk
Thu Oct 18 03:54, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) New Study Finds Fault With Cryptocurrency Decentralization Ethereum World News (blog) Of the hundreds of cryptocurrency and blockchain projects surveyed in the study and vetted by experts over their level of centralization and ability to function separate of direct developer influence, CryptoCompare found that 85 percent had a process ... and more »
New Study Finds Fault With Cryptocurrency Decentralization - Ethereum World News (blog)
Wed Oct 17 21:38, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine No Connection Required: How One Dev Sent Bitcoin While Off the Grid Bitcoin Magazine When asked how he sees the results of his experiment used in the future, Walshe said to Bitcoin Magazine, “Hopefully other people will pick up the gauntlet and try to beat my record.” Indeed, we have seen blockchain technology make improvements in ...
No Connection Required: How One Dev Sent Bitcoin While Off the Grid - Bitcoin Magazine
Wed Oct 17 19:34, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Trades at $300 Premium on Controversial Crypto Exchange Bloomberg "So if most Bitfinex traders are holding Tether instead of USD, then this represents the premium they need to pay," said Richard Johnson, an analyst at Greenwich Associates who specializes in blockchain technology. "Another way of looking at it, is ... and more »
Bitcoin Trades at $300 Premium on Controversial Crypto Exchange - Bloomberg
Wed Oct 17 18:27, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin news latest: Is bitcoin real money? Tech giant Google says 'NO' in mocking advert Express.co.uk So Ms Barbaglio believes taking Bitcoin as the flagship cryptocurrency shows little knowledge of and disregard for today's fast-growing, diverse crypto market. Despite its expense, Bitcoin cryptocurrency mining is overall much cheaper than the ...
Bitcoin news latest: Is bitcoin real money? Tech giant Google says 'NO' in mocking advert - Express.co.uk
Wed Oct 17 19:46, 2018 GMT
Forbes Can This Blockchain -Based Fintech Disrupt International Payments After $30M Exchange IPO? Forbes Australian fintech company Identitii that enables the secure overlay of “transaction-level” detail on top of financial messages using a private blockchain , commenced trading on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) today in an initial public offering ...
Can This Blockchain-Based Fintech Disrupt International Payments After $30M Exchange IPO? - Forbes
Wed Oct 17 23:25, 2018 GMT
Fortune Essential Advice for Businesses Considering the Blockchain Fortune Blockchain technology began with Bitcoin , but it has since been coopted by businesses as the preferred brand name for all sorts of cryptographically spruced up databases. Just about every corporate innovation program is experimenting with, or at least ...
Essential Advice for Businesses Considering the Blockchain - Fortune
Wed Oct 17 20:38, 2018 GMT
Citizen Truth Supreme Court Takes Case That Could End Internet Censorship , Expand First Amendment Citizen Truth “Drawing the line between 'real' and 'inauthentic' views is a difficult enterprise that could put everything from important political parody to genuine but outlandish views on the chopping block ,” Eidelman said. “It could also chill individuals who ... and more »
Supreme Court Takes Case That Could End Internet Censorship, Expand First Amendment - Citizen Truth
Wed Oct 17 18:31, 2018 GMT
The Onion (satire) The Onion's Guide To Blockchain Technology The Onion (satire) Blockchain technology forms the foundation for cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin , Dogecoin, and Ethereum , but it can be difficult to understand how it actually works. The Onion answers common questions about blockchain technology.
The Onion's Guide To Blockchain Technology - The Onion (satire)
Wed Oct 17 16:31, 2018 GMT
Forbes 3 Female Lawyers Tackling Jurisdiction To Define The Cryptocurrency Ecosystem Forbes Stable coins, the rise of custodial solutions and the recent announcement of Fidelity launching an institutional platform for Bitcoin and Ethereum are all designed to make it easier for institutional investors to partake in the cryptocurrency market ...
3 Female Lawyers Tackling Jurisdiction To Define The Cryptocurrency Ecosystem - Forbes
Wed Oct 17 17:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Prestigious Accounting Association Takes On Blockchain Technology Forbes There is global interest in what a shared distributed ledger means for the accounting industry. With more than 7,000 members worldwide, one need look no further than the American Accounting Association --- the premier organization of accounting ...
Prestigious Accounting Association Takes On Blockchain Technology - Forbes
Wed Oct 17 15:22, 2018 GMT
Fortune Your Alma Mater Wants Your Donation—Just Not in Bitcoin Fortune If you've invested in Bitcoin and want to share the cryptocurrency with your alma mater for a donation, you might face some trouble. According to a ... But the person who donated the Bitcoin , Nicolas Cary, co-founder and vice chairman of Blockchain , a ... Bitcoin Volatility Hits Record Low, Calm Before a Major Short-Term Rally? Experts Weigh In Cointelegraph The Daily: A Dirty War on Bitcoin Bitcoin News (press release) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Watch This Triangle for Directional Clues newsBTC Ethereum World News (blog)  - CCN all 33 news articles »
Your Alma Mater Wants Your Donation—Just Not in Bitcoin - Fortune
Wed Oct 17 10:42, 2018 GMT
The Guardian Can blockchain shake up the legal sector for the better? The Guardian The technology that's best known for underpinning the Bitcoin cryptocurrency has spawned a new raft of ambitious startups looking to make the most of it. The blockchain has a simple underlying premise: to allow people to share digital assets with ...
Can blockchain shake up the legal sector for the better? - The Guardian
Wed Oct 17 13:39, 2018 GMT
The European Union should agree a sanctions law to target computer hackers by early next year, the bloc's leaders are set to say on Thursday and will also seek a pledge from Russia and China to help stop cyber attacks, internal EU documents show.
EU leaders to seek cyber sanctions, press Asia for action: draft statements
Wed Oct 17 13:24, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin rally stalls as it approaches trade above 200-day moving average MarketWatch Major cryptocurrency prices are trading mostly unchanged Wednesday. After rising as much as 10% on Monday, bitcoin , the world's largest digital currency, broke out of a triangle formation, which if holds, one analyst said could point to another leg ...
Bitcoin rally stalls as it approaches trade above 200-day moving average - MarketWatch
Wed Oct 17 06:19, 2018 GMT
Blockonomi (blog) Ethereum (ETH) Price Analysis: Bulls Eyeing Upside Break Blockonomi (blog) Ethereum price is currently consolidating above the $208.50 support. ETH/USD is likely to break to the ... Ethereum Price Analysis. During the past three sessions, there were mostly range moves above the $208.45 low in Ethereum price with a positive angle.
Ethereum (ETH) Price Analysis: Bulls Eyeing Upside Break - Blockonomi (blog)
Wed Oct 17 11:06, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Value Indicator IQR Visualizations Seeking Alpha Using the Bitcoin Value Indicator, we can produce helpful visualizations of the expected market capitalization of Bitcoin under different time scopes. The Price/Predicted is mapped over the low, Q1, Q2, Q3, and high range of observations. This new ...
Bitcoin Value Indicator IQR Visualizations - Seeking Alpha
Wed Oct 17 10:34, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockchain Startup Offering 'Dynamic Fees' To Help Users Save Money On Transactions Cointelegraph According to ARK, its entire ecosystem has been built around encouraging the mass adoption of cryptocurrency through a user-friendly platform. The company says its team is determined to ease consumers into blockchain by creating ... Among ARK's ...
Blockchain Startup Offering 'Dynamic Fees' To Help Users Save Money On Transactions - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 17 08:51, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Pantera Capital Exec: Cryptocurrency Market Prices Could Increase Tenfold by 2020 Cointelegraph Cryptocurrency markets could increase ten times over from 2020, blockchain investment firm and hedge fund Pantera Capital's co-CIO told Bloomberg Tuesday, Oct. 16. Speaking in an interview, co-CIO Joey Krug said that scalability improvements for ... Next Bitcoin Bull Run Will See Crypto Market Rise '10x': Pantera CIO CCN Next Bitcoin Bull Rally will have Crypto Space Hit Trillion Dollar Market Cap, Pantera CIO Coingape all 14 news articles »
Pantera Capital Exec: Cryptocurrency Market Prices Could Increase Tenfold by 2020 - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 17 10:29, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Volatility Hits Record Low, Calm Before a Major Short-Term Rally? Experts Weigh In Cointelegraph $30 billion brokerage giant TD Ameritrade recently backed the launch of ErisX, the first regulated multi-crypto futures market with Bitcoin , Ethereum , Bitcoin Cash, and Litecoin support. Seba, a cryptocurrency bank in Switzerland, is expected to obtain ... Bloomberg: Colleges Are Learning to Handle Donations in Bitcoin (BTC) Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin Price Rises to $6450 as Market Stabilizes, Has Crypto Hit a Bottom? CCN all 6 news articles »
Bitcoin Volatility Hits Record Low, Calm Before a Major Short-Term Rally? Experts Weigh In - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 16 21:05, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Brazilian Presidential Candidate Uses Blockchain to Publish Government Plan Cointelegraph As Cointelegraph reported in January, the Brazilian government was considering to move popular petitions — an instrument that allows citizens to vote on different social matters — to a blockchain based on the Ethereum network. Officials wanted to ... and more »
Brazilian Presidential Candidate Uses Blockchain to Publish Government Plan - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 16 13:00, 2018 GMT
To celebrate its time on VKontakte, Russian media watchdog Roskomnadzor offered users day-long bans
Russian censor offers 24-hour online bans for anniversary
Wed Oct 17 03:14, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ethereum Foundation Releases Fourth Wave of Grants Cointelegraph The Ethereum Foundation has announced the fourth wave of grants awarded to 20 different persons and entities working on the Ethereum blockchain , it revealed in a press release Oct. 15. According to the release, the total amount of awards is over $3 ... and more »
Ethereum Foundation Releases Fourth Wave of Grants - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 17 04:47, 2018 GMT
The “new cold war,” censorship , and the future of the Internet World Socialist Web Site On Tuesday, the New York Times published a major editorial statement warning about the “breakup of the web” amid the rise of internet censorship and international geopolitical conflicts. “If things continue along this path,” the newspaper warns, “the ...
The “new cold war,” censorship, and the future of the Internet - World Socialist Web Site
Wed Oct 17 00:05, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum -Based 0x (ZRX) Goes Live On Coinbase Consumer, Surges To The Moon Ethereum World News (blog) On October 7th, ZRX, the native token of the 0x ecosystem, saw a strong uptick in investor interest, as users claimed that the asset was visible on Coinbase.com's in-house tax calculator application in an apparent accident. This rumor, as reported by ... Coinbase Now Lets You Buy and Sell Ethereum Token 0x CoinDesk all 18 news articles »
Ethereum-Based 0x (ZRX) Goes Live On Coinbase Consumer, Surges To The Moon - Ethereum World News (blog)
Tue Oct 16 22:48, 2018 GMT
Channel NewsAsia Commentary: Blockchain has been a lie all this while Channel NewsAsia A man works beneath a display showing the market price of Bitcoin on the floor of the Consensus 2018 blockchain technology conference in New York City, New York, US, May 16, 2018. ... A similar pattern has emerged in cryptocurrency trading ... and more »
Commentary: Blockchain has been a lie all this while - Channel NewsAsia
Tue Oct 16 21:56, 2018 GMT
Forbes DTCC Shows Private Blockchain Can Handle US Equity Trade Volumes Forbes A new DTCC study has shown that distributed ledger technology, aka blockchain , can scale to meet the volumes of the U.S. equity market — more than 100 million trades a day. The study, which was conducted by Accenture with support from technology firms ... and more »
DTCC Shows Private Blockchain Can Handle US Equity Trade Volumes - Forbes
Tue Oct 16 20:49, 2018 GMT
Seeking Alpha Bitcoin - Hold On - The Ride's Just Starting! Seeking Alpha Bitcoin (BTC-USD) may have dropped to the point that some say this cryptocurrency has run its course, but the party for those who take this sector seriously is just getting started. In this article, I'll discuss the chart pattern expectations for ...
Bitcoin - Hold On - The Ride's Just Starting! - Seeking Alpha
Tue Oct 16 19:05, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Russian Accused of Hacking Public Servers to Mine Bitcoin Faces up to Five Years in Prison Cointelegraph Russian Accused of Hacking Public Servers to Mine Bitcoin Faces up to Five Years in Prison ... More recently, this month a Chinese man was reportedly sentenced 3.5 years in jail for stealing electricity from a train station to fuel his Bitcoin mining ... and more »
Russian Accused of Hacking Public Servers to Mine Bitcoin Faces up to Five Years in Prison - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 16 13:10, 2018 GMT
Forbes Proof-Of-Stake Guru Sunny King: " Blockchain Is Easy - We Just Need To Use It Like A Database" Forbes VEE's launch comes just at the time that Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin announces more information about Casper, Ethereum's proof-of-stake concept. Buterin has been vocal about King's influence on him as a developer and early work on Primecoin.
Proof-Of-Stake Guru Sunny King: "Blockchain Is Easy - We Just Need To Use It Like A Database" - Forbes
Tue Oct 16 15:34, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Abu Dhabi, Belgium Ports Collaborate on Blockchain Trade Pilot CoinDesk A subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Ports has partnered with Belgium's Port of Antwerp for a blockchain pilot aimed to facilitate international trade. The proof-of-concept (PoC) trial will be conducted by Maqta Gateway using its own blockchain platform, Silsal ... and more »
Abu Dhabi, Belgium Ports Collaborate on Blockchain Trade Pilot - CoinDesk
Tue Oct 16 14:42, 2018 GMT
Quartz How much cryptocurrency should you own? Quartz Should you buy bitcoin ? If not, why not? And if so, how much? The answer is probably none if your investing aim is to finance basic things like retirement or build a buffer in case you lose your job. But there are some good reasons to invest in bitcoin ...
How much cryptocurrency should you own? - Quartz
Tue Oct 16 11:07, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Is Defending One Key Support for the Fifth Month Running CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) defended a key long-term price floor as it recovered from the three-week lows near $6,200 hit on Friday. The leading cryptocurrency looked set to pierce the 21-day exponential moving average (EMA), which has been serving as a strong ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Is Defending One Key Support for the Fifth Month Running - CoinDesk
Tue Oct 16 14:38, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Price Of Bitcoin And Equities Are Correlated Forbes South Korea was a strong example and London often moves bitcoin at open. Another example has been when equity indexes move and ten minutes or so later or roughly the time in takes for the blockchain to do its thing the price of bitcoin sets off in a ...
The Price Of Bitcoin And Equities Are Correlated - Forbes
Tue Oct 16 11:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Is The Correlation Between Stocks And Bitcoin Real? Forbes Market analysts have repeatedly asked whether stocks and bitcoin are correlated. Long story short, it depends on one's time frame. In the short-term, there are certainly instances where stocks and the digital currency have moved in tandem. During 2017 ...
Is The Correlation Between Stocks And Bitcoin Real? - Forbes
Tue Oct 16 14:00, 2018 GMT
A new NATO military command center to deter computer hackers should be fully staffed in 2023 and able to mount its own cyber attacks but the alliance is still grappling with ground rules for doing so, a senior general said on Tuesday.
NATO cyber command to be fully operational in 2023
Tue Oct 16 12:50, 2018 GMT
Crimes motivated by misandry — a contempt for men — ageism and prejudice against certain alternative cultures, such as goths or punks, may soon be added to hate crime legislation in England and Wales. The post Jodie Ginsberg: “The idea that we can prevent future crimes by policing expression is a dangerous road to go down” appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Jodie Ginsberg: “The idea that we can prevent future crimes by policing expression is a dangerous road to go down”
Tue Oct 16 06:15, 2018 GMT
Report reveals that Yale invests in cryptocurrency Yale Daily News (blog) Instead, transactions are monitored and validated by computers across the world through the use of Blockchain , a public ledger of ownership that ensures each Bitcoin or other digital currency has only one owner. Proponents argue that cryptocurrencies ...
Report reveals that Yale invests in cryptocurrency - Yale Daily News (blog)
Tue Oct 16 09:13, 2018 GMT
TechRadar The 'Do Not Track' privacy tool in your browser actually does nothing TechRadar Internet security is a big-deal these days, and if you're serious about protecting your data, you may well be using the Do Not Track tool in your browser. However, according to a recent article by Gizmodo, the extra layer of security used by a quarter ...
The 'Do Not Track' privacy tool in your browser actually does nothing - TechRadar
Tue Oct 16 10:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Is The $70M University Blockchain Agenda Going Anywhere? Forbes Seventy-million dollars is a lot of money donated to one cause. In this case, the cause is the future of blockchain and the donors are the Ethereum Foundation and Ripple's University Blockchain Research Initiative. Committing $20 million to over 70 ...
Is The $70M University Blockchain Agenda Going Anywhere? - Forbes
Tue Oct 16 09:15, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Colleges Are Baffled by Bitcoin Donations Bloomberg “I had to do a little bit of convincing for them to accept it,” says Cary, the co-founder and vice chairman of Blockchain , one of the most popular sites to create wallets for Bitcoin . “They wanted to dig in about how it works and what the process would ... and more »
Colleges Are Baffled by Bitcoin Donations - Bloomberg
Tue Oct 16 09:41, 2018 GMT
After five years the president of the Maldives may be on his way out -- but no one is celebrating yet. The post Press freedom in Maldives: “I honestly think it is too soon for anyone to relax” appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Press freedom in Maldives: “I honestly think it is too soon for anyone to relax”
Tue Oct 16 08:39, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Mike Novogratz: Institutions Will Get Into Bitcoin in Q1-Q2 2019 Bringing 'New Highs' Cointelegraph Investor and cryptocurrency bull Mike Novogratz has fine-tuned his Bitcoin price outlook, repeating to Bloomberg Monday, October 15, that it would not break $10,000 in 2018. The Galaxy Investment Partners creator, who is known for his optimism about ... Novogratz: Bitcoin Will Breakout in 2019, But Institutions Still Want Crypto newsBTC Novogratz Says Bitcoin Rally Likely to Take Place Next Year Bloomberg all 11 news articles »
Mike Novogratz: Institutions Will Get Into Bitcoin in Q1-Q2 2019 Bringing 'New Highs' - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 16 08:51, 2018 GMT
Global Partners Digital, Index on Censorship and Open Rights Group are concerned about recent government proposals and announcements related to the regulation of online content, which could have significant adverse impacts on human rights, and particularly freedom of expression. The post Adopt a ‘human rights by design’ approach towards regulating online content, say civil society groups appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Adopt a ‘human rights by design’ approach towards regulating online content, say civil society groups
Tue Oct 16 08:02, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Do These Indicators Suggest a Bitcoin Price Rally Early in 2019? CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC), the world's largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization has enjoyed a staggering price increase in excess of 150,000 percent since it was first listed on exchanges back in July 2010. Since then, the cryptocurrency has also ... and more »
Do These Indicators Suggest a Bitcoin Price Rally Early in 2019? - CoinDesk
Tue Oct 16 07:38, 2018 GMT
Forbes China's Bitcoin Dominance Is Worrying Trump's White House -- And Pushing It Toward Ripple Forbes Many in the bitcoin and cryptocurrency industry have expressed concern about how much control this gives China over bitcoin , which now mines more than half the world's bitcoins. Now it appears ... Ripple's Swell event in San Francisco saw former U.S ... Bitcoin (BTC) Surges Above $7K, Plus Ethereum , Ripple and XRP, Tron, Litecoin, Monero: Crypto News Flash The Daily Hodl all 120 news articles »
China's Bitcoin Dominance Is Worrying Trump's White House -- And Pushing It Toward Ripple - Forbes
Tue Oct 16 07:56, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship welcomes the amendments to the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill proposed by the Joint Committee on Human Rights. The post Proposed changes to the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill are welcome appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Proposed changes to the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill are welcome
Tue Oct 16 07:05, 2018 GMT
Sweden's Patent and Market Court has ordered a local ISP to block access to several large torrent and streaming platforms. The interim ruling, which comes into force at the end of October, requires Telia to block The Pirate Bay, Dreamfilm, FMovies, and NyaFilmer following a complaint from Hollywood and local studios. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Court Orders Swedish ISP Telia to Block The Pirate Bay & FMovies
Mon Oct 15 23:38, 2018 GMT
WIRED Neha Narula and Alexis Ohanian Say It's Early Days Yet For Cryptocurrency WIRED ... a venture capitalist and the cofounder of Reddit, talked about some of the ways blockchain , the decentralized ledger technology at the heart of bitcoin and other "cryptocurrencies," could press forward through the current slump and actually become ...
Neha Narula and Alexis Ohanian Say It's Early Days Yet For Cryptocurrency - WIRED
Tue Oct 16 05:27, 2018 GMT
The firm's CEO defends a possible return to China, a market Google abandoned over censorship concerns.
Sundar Pichai: Google 'exploring' censored China search app
Mon Oct 15 23:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Brexit Fears Hit UK Bitcoin Industy As Coinbase Opens Dublin Office Forbes Meanwhile, UK-based bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange Coinfloor yesterday became the first company to gain a license to operate under Gibraltar's new blockchain -specific legislation, the Financial Times reported. Coinfloor, the UK's oldest bitcoin  ... Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase sets up Brexit contingency plan Financial Times all 18 news articles »
Brexit Fears Hit UK Bitcoin Industy As Coinbase Opens Dublin Office - Forbes
Tue Oct 16 03:02, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Ethereum's Next Blockchain Upgrade Faces Delay After Testing Failure Coindesk Repercussions are being felt in the ethereum development ecosystem after an initial test of the platform's forthcoming software upgrade, Constantinople, failed to deliver expected results. A system-wide change initially earmarked to go live in 2018 ... Bitcoin Price Spikes But Bull Reversal Is Still $1K Away CoinDesk all 37 news articles »
Ethereum's Next Blockchain Upgrade Faces Delay After Testing Failure - Coindesk
Mon Oct 15 20:47, 2018 GMT
Investopedia Why Does Litecoin Follow Bitcoin Closely? Investopedia Litecoin founder Charlie Lee often refers to the cryptocurrency as the “silver to Bitcoin's gold”. Apart from sharing the same codebase, both cryptocurrencies also exhibit mostly similar price movements in cryptocurrency markets, rising and falling in ... and more »
Why Does Litecoin Follow Bitcoin Closely? - Investopedia
Mon Oct 15 21:23, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin LATEST: Is bitcoin a scam? Market analyst CONDEMNS cryptocurrency Express.co.uk He said: "Now that the crypto bloodbath is in full view the new refuge of the crypto scoundrels is blockchain , the technology underlying crypto that is now alleged to be the cure of all global problems, including poverty, famines and even diseases. Dr. Doom Ignites A Bitcoin Firestorm Forbes Economist Nouriel Roubini: Blockchain and bitcoin are the world's biggest scams Computerworld Crypto Market Keeps Its Balance After Recent Sell-Off, Bitcoin Above $6300 Cointelegraph NEWS.com.au  - Sunshine Coast Daily  - Senate Banking Committee all 93 news articles »
Bitcoin LATEST: Is bitcoin a scam? Market analyst CONDEMNS cryptocurrency - Express.co.uk
Tue Oct 16 02:20, 2018 GMT
Sundar Pichai, in his first public acknowledgement of Project Dragonfly, says the effort was an internal project to find out what was possible for Google in China.
Google's CEO says it may never launch that censored search engine it made for China - CNET
Tue Oct 16 02:18, 2018 GMT
Sundar Pichai acknowledges Project Dragonfly, but it may never launch.
Google says China is important to explore -- even if it means censorship video
Tue Oct 16 00:54, 2018 GMT
New York Times As the Internet Splinters, the World Suffers New York Times There's a world of difference between the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation, known commonly as G.D.P.R., and China's technologically enforced censorship regime, often dubbed “the Great Firewall.” But all three spheres — Europe ... and more »
As the Internet Splinters, the World Suffers - New York Times
Mon Oct 15 23:01, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase sets up Brexit contingency plan Financial Times Coinbase, the US cryptocurrency exchange, is opening an office in Dublin as part of its contingency planning before the UK leaves the EU next year. The San Francisco-based start-up, which is among the top 20 biggest digital currency exchanges by volume ... Brexit Fears Hit UK Bitcoin Industy As Coinbase Opens Dublin Office Forbes all 14 news articles »
Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase sets up Brexit contingency plan - Financial Times
Mon Oct 15 23:07, 2018 GMT
The National Cyber Security Centre has combated about 1,200 attacks since it was created, it reveals.
UK cyber-centre thwarts hostile hackers
Mon Oct 15 20:07, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Breaks Out Of Its Malaise Following Tether Panic Forbes This spike contrasted notably bitcoin's recent malaise, as the cryptocurrency's volatility fell to its lowest point of 2018 earlier this month. [Ed. note: Investing in cryptocoins or tokens is highly speculative and the market is largely unregulated ... Bitcoin jumps after credit scare; Fidelity enters crypto sphere MarketWatch Bitcoin Price Jumps as Cryptocurrency Traders Become Wary of Tether 'Stablecoin' Fortune Major cryptocurrencies jump as the controversial dollar-pegged token tether falls CNBC newsBTC  - The Independent  - Express.co.uk  - Bloomberg all 157 news articles »
Bitcoin Breaks Out Of Its Malaise Following Tether Panic - Forbes
Mon Oct 15 18:14, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Third Top Cryptocurrency Exchange OKEx Lists Four Stablecoins at Once Cointelegraph Both listed on major cryptocurrency exchanges like Binance, Bitfinex, OKEx, Huobi and HitBTC, the stablecoins are deployed on the Omni and Ethereum blockchain networks. Based on tokenization platform TrustToken, TrueUSD has been touted as “world's ... As Tether Loses USD Peg, OKEx Will List 'Regulated' Cryptocurrency Stablecoins CCN all 19 news articles »
Third Top Cryptocurrency Exchange OKEx Lists Four Stablecoins at Once - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 15 17:13, 2018 GMT
Forbes Fidelity launches cryptocurrency trading platform MarketWatch In the company's most recent Fidelity Global Institutional Investor Survey, 70% percent of institutional investors said the new asset class will begin to emerge as technologies such as blockchain continue to advance. In Monday afternoon trading a ... Fidelity Launches Institutional Platform For Bitcoin And Ethereum Forbes Fidelity Offers Professional Investors Access to a New World: Trading Bitcoin Wall Street Journal Fidelity just made it easier for hedge funds and other pros to invest in cryptocurrencies CNBC Coindesk all 23 news articles »
Fidelity launches cryptocurrency trading platform - MarketWatch
Mon Oct 15 13:14, 2018 GMT
Forbes Randi Zuckerberg, Ripple And TechCrunch Execs Advise New $17 Million Blockchain Startup Forbes The blockchain -based crowdfunding platform Pledgecamp has raised $17 million in a private funding round and is advised by Randi Zuckerberg (Founder/CEO Zuckerberg Media), Matt Curcio (VP Data at Ripple), and Keith Teare (Founding shareholder at ...
Randi Zuckerberg, Ripple And TechCrunch Execs Advise New $17 Million Blockchain Startup - Forbes
Mon Oct 15 15:50, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Apple's Steve Wozniak Co-Founds Blockchain -Focused Venture Capital Fund Cointelegraph The EquiTokens infrastructure is reportedly based on the Ethereum (ETH) blockchain , which is widely used by decentralized applications (DApps) developers. According to Verdict, EQUI Global will target “sophisticated” investors that are focused on ... It's really happening... Woz joins Baroness Mone's blockchain company Financial Times all 10 news articles »
Apple's Steve Wozniak Co-Founds Blockchain-Focused Venture Capital Fund - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 15 16:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Fidelity Launches Institutional Platform For Bitcoin And Ethereum Forbes While Jessop is certainly no newbie to the world of cryptocurrency and blockchain , he only recently joined Fidelity, with the expressed purpose of advancing their digital asset offerings. Jessop joined the asset management giant in January 2018 after a ... Fidelity Offers Professional Investors Access to a New World: Trading Bitcoin Wall Street Journal all 12 news articles »
Fidelity Launches Institutional Platform For Bitcoin And Ethereum - Forbes
Mon Oct 15 15:21, 2018 GMT
Milwaukee Business Journal How blockchain technology is transforming healthcare cybersecurity Milwaukee Business Journal What is a blockchain ? The most commonly known blockchains underlie cryptocurrencies — such as bitcoin and Ethereum . The blockchain technology itself has broad applications. A blockchain is a chain of blocks secured by cryptographic techniques.
How blockchain technology is transforming healthcare cybersecurity - Milwaukee Business Journal
Mon Oct 15 15:15, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph 'Everyone Is the Bank': Blockchain Network Allows Anyone to Launch Their Own Coin Cointelegraph Minter hopes to stand head and shoulders above the competition by giving anyone the opportunity to create their very own cryptocurrency and set a price for it. These coins can then be exchanged for other assets including Bitcoin and Ethereum , in ...
'Everyone Is the Bank': Blockchain Network Allows Anyone to Launch Their Own Coin - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 15 11:20, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Sony Develops Blockchain Solution for Rights Management With Internal Partnerships Cointelegraph Japanese technology multinational Sony revealed it is working on a blockchain -powered extension of its digital rights management system Monday, Oct. 15. The project is a joint endeavor with both Sony Music Entertainment Japan and Sony Global Education ... and more »
Sony Develops Blockchain Solution for Rights Management With Internal Partnerships - Cointelegraph
Sun Oct 14 17:00, 2018 GMT
Engadget The best Internet security : Layers of protection and good habits Engadget uBlock Origin (Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge, Safari): Install this ad blocker and privacy tool for your browser, and the only thing you have to do is occasionally turn it off on sites that won't work with its restrictions and whitelist sites you ...
The best Internet security: Layers of protection and good habits - Engadget
Mon Oct 15 12:32, 2018 GMT
Fortune A Coinbase Veteran Is Changing Sides in the Cryptocurrency Wars Fortune A Coinbase Veteran Is Changing Sides in the Cryptocurrency Wars ... Bakkt, with its deep ties to Wall Street's institutional investing titans, is pitching itself as the venture with an inside track at bringing Bitcoin mutual funds and ETFs to America's ...
A Coinbase Veteran Is Changing Sides in the Cryptocurrency Wars - Fortune
Mon Oct 15 13:17, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Is Changing The Rules Of Money Seeking Alpha Many Bitcoin skeptics say that Bitcoin cannot work as money, because it fails to be a unit of account. Other Bitcoin naysayers claim that it is impossible to be a currency and a store of value at the same time. These criticisms may hold true if the ... and more »
Bitcoin Is Changing The Rules Of Money - Seeking Alpha
Mon Oct 15 11:18, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Spikes But Bull Reversal Is Still $1K Away CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) spiked 11 percent Monday, likely due to a sell-off in tether (USDT), but a bullish reversal is still not confirmed, technical charts indicate. The leading cryptocurrency jumped to a 2.5-month high of $7,788 at 06:45 UTC on Bitfinex – the ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Spikes But Bull Reversal Is Still $1K Away - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 15 10:21, 2018 GMT
The Guardian Blockchain isn't about democracy and decentralisation – it's about greed The Guardian But one need only consider the massive centralisation of power among cryptocurrency “miners,” exchanges, developers and wealth holders to see that blockchain is not about decentralisation and democracy; it is about greed. ... Moreover, the ... The Big Blockchain Lie Project Syndicate all 8 news articles »
Blockchain isn't about democracy and decentralisation – it's about greed - The Guardian
Mon Oct 15 12:43, 2018 GMT
Crypto Briefing What Does The Liquid Network Mean For Bitcoin ? Crypto Briefing The Liquid Network is now live, allowing fast, secure transactions without the encumbrances of the main Bitcoin blockchain . In a blog post announcing the launch, Blockstream, one of Bitcoin's leading development companies, declared that the new ... and more »
What Does The Liquid Network Mean For Bitcoin? - Crypto Briefing
Mon Oct 15 13:48, 2018 GMT
InsideSources On Internet Privacy , a Deep Divide Between Tech Industry and Consumer Advocates InsideSources Testifying before the U.S. Senate, advocates for Big Tech and consumer rights agreed that, when it comes to protecting consumer privacy , the key words are “accountability,” “responsibility,” “ security ” and “transparency.” But that's where their ... and more »
On Internet Privacy, a Deep Divide Between Tech Industry and Consumer Advocates - InsideSources
Mon Oct 15 13:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Gamification Of The Blockchain Forbes The solution, though, is inherent in blockchain technology -- particularly the creation of the ERC 721 token standard on Ethereum . ERC 721 is an open standard that provides guidelines on completely unique tokens. Or, as its own website puts it, “Think ...
The Gamification Of The Blockchain - Forbes
Mon Oct 15 12:03, 2018 GMT
Economic Times HTC to unveil Blockchain -powered smartphone, 'Exodus' soon Economic Times TAIPEI: After working on its Blockchain -powered smartphone Exodus for months, HTC has finally announced it will introduce the device as early as October. The company indicated the launch on its Instagram page. htc.exodus 616 followers. View Profile. and more »
HTC to unveil Blockchain-powered smartphone, 'Exodus' soon - Economic Times
Mon Oct 15 11:47, 2018 GMT
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Mon Oct 15 07:47, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Jumps by 11% to Reach One-Month High Above $6.9k CoinDesk Bitcoin , the world's largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, jumped by 11 percent on Monday, pushing prices above $6,900 for the first time in a month. CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index shows that ,just after 5:00 UTC on Monday, bitcoin saw a ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Jumps by 11% to Reach One-Month High Above $6.9k - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 15 10:27, 2018 GMT
On 16 October 2017 Malta’s most important investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia was murdered in Malta. Three men will stand trial for carrying out the crime but the masterminds remain untouched, rendering Malta an unsafe place for independent journalists. Journalist Caroline Muscat refuses to get distracted by that. The post Maltese journalist Caroline Muscat continues in the spirit of her murdered colleague Daphne Caruana Galizia appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Maltese journalist Caroline Muscat continues in the spirit of her murdered colleague Daphne Caruana Galizia
Mon Oct 15 09:02, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Has Bitcoin Bottomed Out With its Last Dip at $6200? Investors Optimistic newsBTC AngeloBTC, a well-followed cryptocurrency commentator and analyst, recently broke his one-month-long Twitter hiatus to claim that Bitcoin was seeing its “last dip ever,” alluding to the well-read theory that crypto assets are finally starting to ... and more »
Has Bitcoin Bottomed Out With its Last Dip at $6200? Investors Optimistic - newsBTC
Mon Oct 15 08:03, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Blockchain Refresh: Why KPMG's New Strategy Focuses on Customs CoinDesk KPMG has decided to "refresh" its distributed ledger technology (DLT) strategy, according to new U.S. blockchain lead Arun Ghosh, who took over the group in September. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, the Big Four consultancy has taken to expanding ...
Blockchain Refresh: Why KPMG's New Strategy Focuses on Customs - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 15 09:05, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Sony explores the blockchain for DRM, intellectual property protection tech ZDNet Blockchain , also known as distributed ledger technology, acts as the backbone for the exchange of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH). However, the technology has been proposed for wider applications, such as smart contracts ... and more »
Sony explores the blockchain for DRM, intellectual property protection tech - ZDNet
Mon Oct 15 09:04, 2018 GMT
The New Yorker The Prophets of Cryptocurrency Survey the Boom and Bust The New Yorker Four of these devs were researchers associated with Ethereum , the open-source blockchain platform. Ethereum is not itself a cryptocurrency ; to operate on Ethereum , you have to use the cryptocurrency ether, which, like bitcoin , you can buy or sell ... and more »
The Prophets of Cryptocurrency Survey the Boom and Bust - The New Yorker
Mon Oct 15 06:29, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Exchanges Shutdown in India Due to Regulations, Pivot to ATMs newsBTC The Bengaluru-based crypto exchange, which has been in the field since 2013 and currently boasts a 1.2 million customer-base, already introduced one crypto trading kiosk in its hometown. It enables users to exchange Bitcoin , XRP, Ethereum , Bitcoin Cash ... Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), XRP ATMs Launch In India To Bypass RBI Ban Ethereum World News (blog) all 7 news articles »
Bitcoin Exchanges Shutdown in India Due to Regulations, Pivot to ATMs - newsBTC
Mon Oct 15 05:47, 2018 GMT
INSEAD Knowledge (blog) How the Board Can Make the Most of Blockchain INSEAD Knowledge (blog) The Iranian government is preparing to launch its own cryptocurrency to bypass American-led economic sanctions. These developments have not gone unnoticed in the boardroom. A Gartner report indicates that although 91 percent of directors have heard ...
How the Board Can Make the Most of Blockchain - INSEAD Knowledge (blog)
Mon Oct 15 06:24, 2018 GMT
Black Star News Online Security : Internet Privacy Rules Black Star News VPN Security . Image courtesy--www.vpnrus.com. Online privacy matters. In 2018 keeping your data safe is more than having a strong password and being aware that suspicious links should never be clicked on. Actually, what does a strong password mean?
Online Security: Internet Privacy Rules - Black Star News
Mon Oct 15 06:27, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Has Leapt Sharply Higher -- Here's Why Forbes Bitcoin , which just last week had its first major sell-off in months, has this morning jumped more than 5%, powering the world's largest cryptocurrency back above $6,500 after it looked likely to fall below the psychological $6,000 late last week ...
Bitcoin Has Leapt Sharply Higher -- Here's Why - Forbes
Mon Oct 15 03:50, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Bulls Defend Triangle Bottom Again newsBTC Bitcoin price is trying to keep its head afloat after the recent selloff as a break below this level could pave the way for a prolonged slide. Note that the chart pattern spans around $6,000 to $10,000 so the resulting slide on a breakdown could be of ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Still Buying on Dips? Ethereum World News (blog) all 2 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Bulls Defend Triangle Bottom Again - newsBTC
Mon Oct 15 04:06, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Still Buying on Dips? Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin has formed lower highs and higher lows on its daily time frame to create a symmetrical triangle consolidation pattern. Price has dropped back down to support, which appears to be defended by bulls buying on dips. If buyers are strong enough ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Bulls Defend Triangle Bottom Again newsBTC all 2 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Still Buying on Dips? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Mon Oct 15 02:01, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Analysis: Centralization of Mining Pools open Up New Attack Vectors newsBTC It's easy to see why the Chinese monopolizing the Bitcoin mining space. Ironically, their government is against cryptocurrencies and any form of blockchain fund raising as ICOs after imposing a ban of such activities almost a year ago. Bitmain which ... Bitcoin Mining: Three Reasons Why Energy Consumption Rhetoric Is Pure Nonsense Bitcoinist Don't Underestimate China's Power In Bitcoin Crypto Daily (press release) all 31 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Centralization of Mining Pools open Up New Attack Vectors - newsBTC
Mon Oct 15 02:01, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ethereum's Constantinople Hard Fork Faces 'Consensus Issue' in Testing Cointelegraph An alleged “consensus issue” in the testing of a planned hard fork of Ethereum , called Constantinople, has caused a testnet to be “not usable,” according to a tweet from Ethereum blockchain infrastructure firm Infura October 13. Infura's tweet also ... Ethereum Hard Fork Test Goes Awry, “No Constantinople In 2018” Developer Says Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum's Constantinople Upgrade Stalls on Test Network CoinDesk 3 Key Takeaways From Ethereum's Problematic Constantinople Testnet Upgrade NullTX Gitter all 19 news articles »
Ethereum's Constantinople Hard Fork Faces 'Consensus Issue' in Testing - Cointelegraph
Sun Oct 14 23:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Mining: Three Reasons Why Energy Consumption Rhetoric Is Pure Nonsense Bitcoinist Much of their arguments revolve around the energy consumption of data centers used for carrying out the complex mathematical computations needed to validate transactions on the blockchain . The problem with these arguments is that they imagine the world ... Don't Underestimate China's Power In Bitcoin Crypto Daily (press release) all 30 news articles »
Bitcoin Mining: Three Reasons Why Energy Consumption Rhetoric Is Pure Nonsense - Bitcoinist
Mon Oct 15 00:01, 2018 GMT
South China Morning Post Hong Kong's securities regulator mulling over new rules for city's cryptocurrency exchanges South China Morning Post Jeremy Allaire, founder and chief executive for US-based cryptocurrency unicorn Circle, said his Hong Kong operation now offers over-the-counter trading in cryptocurrency commodity assets such as bitcoin and ethereal, but it well aware it operates in a ... and more »
Hong Kong's securities regulator mulling over new rules for city's cryptocurrency exchanges - South China Morning Post
Mon Oct 15 00:04, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), XRP ATMs Launch In India To Bypass RBI Ban Ethereum World News (blog) As reported by Ethereum World News previously, despite India's willingness to accept blockchain technologies, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) enacted measures to curb banking relationships with local crypto exchanges in April. Once the ban went into ... and more »
Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), XRP ATMs Launch In India To Bypass RBI Ban - Ethereum World News (blog)
Mon Oct 15 00:46, 2018 GMT
CCN AARP Tells Retirees that Bitcoin is Mainly Used by 'Bunch of Criminals' CCN In the slideshow post titled “Improve Your Financial Literacy With This Glossary,” a heavy dose of contempt is specifically reserved for the description of bitcoin and blockchain in their respective slides, while other terms like “emerging markets” and ...
AARP Tells Retirees that Bitcoin is Mainly Used by 'Bunch of Criminals' - CCN
Sun Oct 14 12:05, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Not So Safe Haven? Signs Suggest Bitcoin Might Still Be a Risk Asset CoinDesk In fact, bitcoin and the S&P have correlated on and off for almost a year, each taking turns as the leading indicator. Bitcoin , the cryptocurrency advertised as digital gold due to its difficult means of production and limited supply, is expected by ... and more »
Not So Safe Haven? Signs Suggest Bitcoin Might Still Be a Risk Asset - CoinDesk
Sun Oct 14 20:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Why Mastercard's Multi- Blockchain Might Be a New Step in the Patent Race Cointelegraph Simply put, different blockchains store their transactions in different blocks — say, Bitcoin (BTC) uses one kind of system to record data on its blockchain , while Ethereum (ETH) opts for alternative metrics. Now, imagine a company that wants to use ... and more »
Why Mastercard's Multi-Blockchain Might Be a New Step in the Patent Race - Cointelegraph
Sun Oct 14 07:58, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph The European Blockchain Partnership Finds Europe Getting Serious ... Cointelegraph Why the European Blockchain Partnership proves Europe is getting serious about distributed ledger technology. and more »
The European Blockchain Partnership Finds Europe Getting Serious ... - Cointelegraph
Sun Oct 14 16:54, 2018 GMT
Seeking Alpha In Bitcoin Or Ethereum ? Try Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds ValueWalk Cryptocurrency hedge funds are still a fairly new investment vehicle, but we're already getting a pretty good idea of how they stack up against simple passive investments in two common underlying currencies. The bitcoin price and ethereum price have ... and more »
Seeking Alpha In Bitcoin Or Ethereum? Try Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds - ValueWalk
Sun Oct 14 17:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bulls Defend Yearly Support Amidst Wall Street Slump Bitcoinist As Bitcoin price moves towards the second weekly close of October, we recap what happened during the week and look at the bullish versus bearish case for the number one cryptocurrency . 1 Day chart. Bitcoin price 00 has spent most of October in a tight ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bulls Defend Yearly Support Amidst Wall Street Slump - Bitcoinist
Sun Oct 14 14:13, 2018 GMT
CCN Bear Market Sees Bitcoin Volume Approaching Yearly Low Once Again CCN The unexpected rise in the Bitcoin price led traders to be optimistic about the short-term trend of the crypto market, as analysts previously stated that for the dominant cryptocurrency to demonstrate signs of recovery, it will need to first rebound to ... and more »
Bear Market Sees Bitcoin Volume Approaching Yearly Low Once Again - CCN
Sun Oct 14 13:16, 2018 GMT
Forbes Dr. Doom Ignites A Bitcoin Firestorm Forbes Interest in Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies has slowed of late. Earlier this year, across social media, every mention of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency garnered a lot of attention. There was a particular emphasis on futures, ETFs and any plans that Wall ... Nouriel Roubini Versus Blockchain : Notes from the Senate Floor Cointelegraph Ethereum Creator Vitalik Buterin and Nouriel Roubini Planning Live Debate on Cryptocurrency The Daily Hodl all 29 news articles »
Dr. Doom Ignites A Bitcoin Firestorm - Forbes
Sun Oct 14 12:34, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Fully Bottomed Out at $6k? Bears Struggle to Justify Stability newsBTC Bitcoin since Friday is undergoing a slow-and-steady reversal action. On Saturday, the BTC/USD exchange rate witnessed a 1.79 percent increase from October's low. And today, at the time of this writing, the gains have already extended to 2.44 percent. and more »
Bitcoin Fully Bottomed Out at $6k? Bears Struggle to Justify Stability - newsBTC
Sun Oct 14 11:00, 2018 GMT
CleanTechnica WePower In Its Own Words: Six Questions ( Blockchain Report Excerpt) CleanTechnica Blockchain is probably most widely known to the public as “having something to do with cryptocurrency and Bitcoin , right?,” which is partially correct, but the technology itself has a wide range of applications, some of which will be crucial in the ... and more »
WePower In Its Own Words: Six Questions (Blockchain Report Excerpt) - CleanTechnica
Sun Oct 14 03:12, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price VOTE OF CONFIDENCE: Cryptocurrency as 'stable as dollar and oil' markets Express.co.uk The crypto market is notorious for its volatility and large swings in price. In 2017 alone, Bitcoin's value rocketed to more than double its value, reaching a high $19,783 in December, before then crashing to less than $6,000 by June this year. But now ...
Bitcoin price VOTE OF CONFIDENCE: Cryptocurrency as 'stable as dollar and oil' markets - Express.co.uk
Sun Oct 14 02:12, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Market Update: A Lazy Sunday in Crypto Land newsBTC Bitcoin has remained on a flat line since its Thursday dump of $300. BTC fell to $6,300 and is currently trading just below that level, it has fallen 5% since the same time last weekend. Ethereum is also very depressed at the moment after falling back ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Market Update: A Lazy Sunday in Crypto Land - newsBTC
Sat Oct 13 21:39, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Top 5 Crypto Performers Overview: TRON, Bitcoin , Litecoin, EOS, Cardano Cointelegraph He said that the latest upgrade would make the digital currency “200x faster than Ethereum and cost 100x cheaper than EOS.” The second news that led to higher prices was the tweet on October 12 that hinted at a partnership with an industry giant. So ...
Top 5 Crypto Performers Overview: TRON, Bitcoin, Litecoin, EOS, Cardano - Cointelegraph
Sat Oct 13 19:09, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Crypto Startup Ruled Not Responsible For $62500 Bitcoin ATM Scam Ethereum World News (blog) Although many seasoned cryptocurrency investors understand the scams that plague this nascent industry, there are some no-coiners — unenlightened folk if you will — that still fall victim to life-altering Bitcoin scams and schemes that drain their ... Scam Victim Loses $48000 Claim Against Canadian Bitcoin ATM Firm Bitcoin News (press release) all 6 news articles »
Crypto Startup Ruled Not Responsible For $62500 Bitcoin ATM Scam - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Oct 13 19:31, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Is 2018 A Waste if Bitcoin (BTC) Prices Don't Recover? Ethereum World News (blog) ... while investors may be disappointed in the price performance of Bitcoin and the altcoin market, 2018 has been anything but a disaster in terms of growing the industry of cryptocurrency . As opposed to pure recognition for the technology of ...
Is 2018 A Waste if Bitcoin (BTC) Prices Don't Recover? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Oct 13 20:16, 2018 GMT
Phoenix Business Journal Pitbull, Ethereum founder and Wozniak converge for second DesTechAZ Phoenix Business Journal Pitbull, Ethereum founder and Wozniak converge for second DesTechAZ. Email; Share ... in 20 hours. Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak entered by Segway, and talked about blockchain , the music festival he hosted in the early 1980s and the future of tech.
Pitbull, Ethereum founder and Wozniak converge for second DesTechAZ - Phoenix Business Journal
Sat Oct 13 21:44, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum Hard Fork Test Goes Awry, “No Constantinople In 2018” Developer Says Ethereum World News (blog) On Friday, during the Ethereum Foundation's bi-weekly developer meeting, the attendees of the call revealed that the planned “Constantinople” hard fork was on track for its November 2018 release. For those who aren't in the loop, Constantinople is one ... Ethereum's Constantinople Upgrade Stalls on Testnet CoinDesk all 5 news articles »
Ethereum Hard Fork Test Goes Awry, “No Constantinople In 2018” Developer Says - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Oct 13 19:04, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin is Maturing, Crypto Growth Surprisingly Positive Reveals Study newsBTC The researchers concluded that Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency markets could have an incredibly bright future based on their rapidly maturing fundamentals, even expressing that the crypto markets could quickly compete with the world's largest market: Forex.
Bitcoin is Maturing, Crypto Growth Surprisingly Positive Reveals Study - newsBTC
Sat Oct 13 17:39, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum's Constantinople Upgrade Stalls on Testnet CoinDesk Ethereum's main test network, Ropsten, is currently at a standstill. Code for ethereum's upcoming hard fork, dubbed Constantinople, was set to be activated on Ropsten at block number 4,230,000. However, according to blockchain explorer sites such as ... and more »
Ethereum's Constantinople Upgrade Stalls on Testnet - CoinDesk
Sat Oct 13 16:46, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Price Stability -- A Bullish Or Bearish Sign? Forbes Bitcoin has demonstrated a remarkable stability in recent weeks. Since early September, it has traded in the range of $6000-$6500. Fundamentally, price stability should be a bullish sign for Bitcoin . It should help its adoption rate in everyday ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Stability -- A Bullish Or Bearish Sign? - Forbes
Sat Oct 13 07:07, 2018 GMT
Forbes How The Netherlands Is Blazing A Trail Through The Blockchain Scene Forbes Founded in 2014 by John Jansen, Dutch firm Deribit is a cryptocurrency exchange on which it's possible to trade futures, options and other derivative products. The exchange keeps 95% of its bitcoin held in cold storage at all times. “It's amazing that ...
How The Netherlands Is Blazing A Trail Through The Blockchain Scene - Forbes
Sat Oct 13 07:09, 2018 GMT
Shoshone News Press Helpful hints on internet security Shoshone News Press In 2017, nearly 1 billion (according to Norton) people worldwide were victims of cybercrime due to a lack of cyber security , but there are many things people can do to make sure they aren't part of a 1 to 7 ratio as victims of cyber crime. October is ... and more »
Helpful hints on internet security - Shoshone News Press
Sat Oct 13 02:51, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Crypto Market Bounces, Ethereum (ETH) Surges Amid Short Seller Qualms Ethereum World News (blog) As covered by Ethereum World News previously, the cryptocurrency market finally broke its weeks-long streak of non-action on Wednesday, as a majority of crypto assets tumbled by upwards of 10%. Bitcoin , for one, moved under $6,300 for the first time in ... Short Positions Against Ethereum Reach Record Highs on Bitfinex newsBTC Bitcoin price latest: Cryptocurrency PLUNGE ends as digital asset's value stabilises Express.co.uk all 5 news articles »
Crypto Market Bounces, Ethereum (ETH) Surges Amid Short Seller Qualms - Ethereum World News (blog)
Fri Oct 12 17:03, 2018 GMT
CNBC Circle's sometimes head-scratching deals take shape as a massive, long-term cryptocurrency bet CNBC Satya Bajpai, who leads blockchain and digital assets investment banking at JMP Securities, said the deal could be an example of what he calls an "acqui-hire," short for "acquisition hiring," that's becoming popular as blockchain M&A picks up. In those ...
Circle's sometimes head-scratching deals take shape as a massive, long-term cryptocurrency bet - CNBC
Fri Oct 12 23:05, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Howard Test: The 4 Rules For Success For Blockchain Music Entrepreneurs (Part 1) Forbes In this space, and, now compiled — with a new introduction by yours truly — in book form, I have been chronicling the development of Blockchain tech being applied to the music industry since the beginning. I've pulled back a bit from writing about ...
The Howard Test: The 4 Rules For Success For Blockchain Music Entrepreneurs (Part 1) - Forbes
Fri Oct 12 22:46, 2018 GMT
Fortune Why Someone Put a Giant, Inflatable Bitcoin Rat on Wall Street, Facing the Federal Reserve Bank Fortune Now a symbol of the cryptocurrency's growing threat to the Fed stands on Wall Street: a giant, inflatable rat covered in crypto code. The bitcoin rat, first ... “This is a very iconic image for protest,” Saiers told blockchain news site Breaker ... and more »
Why Someone Put a Giant, Inflatable Bitcoin Rat on Wall Street, Facing the Federal Reserve Bank - Fortune
Fri Oct 12 21:52, 2018 GMT
Cyber attackers stole data from 29 million Facebook accounts using an automated program that moved from one friend to the next, Facebook Inc announced on Friday, as the social media company said its largest-ever data theft hit fewer than the 50 million profiles it initially reported.
Facebook now says data breach affected 29 million users, details impact
Fri Oct 12 21:38, 2018 GMT
Dexerto.com Logan Paul is being blamed by Google for increase in internet censorship Dexerto.com “Hugely popular Youtuber Logan Paul drew criticism for an insensitive clip of him seeing a suicide victim in Aokigahara forest, Japan,” the document reads. “...The controversy raised the question of how much censorship we should demand from Youtube ...
Logan Paul is being blamed by Google for increase in internet censorship - Dexerto.com
Fri Oct 12 19:48, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Cryptocurrencies suffer $18 billion drop in value over three days CNBC Bitcoin finally began to stabilize Friday, but not before the total cryptocurrency market lost $18 billion of its already waning value in the course of a few days. The world's largest and most widely owned digital asset began its slide Wednesday ... Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, TRON: Price Analysis, October 12 Cointelegraph Bitcoin Has Suddenly Dropped 5% -- Dragging Ripple (XRP) And Ethereum Prices With It Forbes Bitcoin price CRASH: Nearly $13billion WIPED OFF cryptocurrencies - What is causing CRASH? Express.co.uk CCN  - International Monetary Fund  - CNBC all 138 news articles »
Cryptocurrencies suffer $18 billion drop in value over three days - CNBC
Fri Oct 12 21:01, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Prime Suspect in $24 Million Bitcoin Scam Arrested in Thailand Cointelegraph Thai citizen Prinya Jaravijit, who allegedly defrauded a Finnish investor of $24 Million worth of Bitcoin (BTC), has recently been detained in Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok, the Bangkok Post reports Friday, Oct. 12. According to newspaper, Jaravijit ... and more »
Prime Suspect in $24 Million Bitcoin Scam Arrested in Thailand - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 12 21:49, 2018 GMT
The San Diego Union-Tribune Real estate titan taps location tracking startup XYO to build blockchain land registry in Mexico The San Diego Union-Tribune A local tech startup is partnering with real estate giant Re/Max to figure out how to use blockchain technology for buying and selling property in Mexico. The startup, once called XY Findables but now going by XYO Network, specializes ... Earlier this ...
Real estate titan taps location tracking startup XYO to build blockchain land registry in Mexico - The San Diego Union-Tribune
Fri Oct 12 13:26, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Recently Hacked Adult Entertainment Platform SpankChain Returns Stolen BOOTY, Ethereum Cointelegraph News. Ethereum -based adult entertainment platform SpankChain confirmed that it had recovered all the funds lost during a security breach October 6. In a series of tweets Friday, Oct. 12, officials said that after speaking by telephone with the hacker ... SpankChain Hacker Returns Stolen Ethereum , Earns $9000 Reward CCN all 12 news articles »
Recently Hacked Adult Entertainment Platform SpankChain Returns Stolen BOOTY, Ethereum - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 12 20:28, 2018 GMT
Cyber attackers stole data from 29 million Facebook accounts using an automated program that moved from one friend to the next, Facebook Inc said on Friday, as the social media company said its largest-ever data theft hit fewer than the 50 million profiles it initially reported.
Facebook trims data breach to 29 million users as FBI probes
Fri Oct 12 20:16, 2018 GMT
Alphabet Inc's Google unit has told U.S. lawmakers it was considering "a variety of options" to offer additional services in China, but declined to detail plans for addressing Chinese censorship.
Google tells U.S. lawmakers it is mulling options on China services
Fri Oct 12 00:02, 2018 GMT
TheReporter.Com Suisun City PD encourages cyber security vigilance in homes TheReporter.Com October is National Cyber Security Month and that's why the Suisun City Police Department is encouraging parents to lead the way with easy-to-learn life lessons for online safety and privacy . Learning good cybersecurity practices can also help set a ...
Suisun City PD encourages cyber security vigilance in homes - TheReporter.Com
Fri Oct 12 18:16, 2018 GMT
Forbes Two Knotty Problems That Blockchain Promises To Solve Forbes When you cut through all the noise, hype, and confusion around blockchain and zero in on the areas where this innovative technology promises to provide real business value, only a few areas come to light. The first, most promising area for blockchain ...
Two Knotty Problems That Blockchain Promises To Solve - Forbes
Fri Oct 12 17:44, 2018 GMT
Italy is resisting a European Union push to impose sanctions on states who carry out cyberattacks, a move that appears in line with Rome's calls to de-escalate tensions with Russia but that could alienate Italy from its EU allies.
Italy resisting EU push to impose sanctions over cyberattacks
Fri Oct 12 15:50, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine If you're mining bitcoin from home, you're now losing money MarketWatch Now, 10 years on since the first bitcoin was mined, competition to solve these complicated puzzles on the blockchain has surged making that free money not so free. In fact, it's become so saturated that retail miners who are plugging in their PCs ... Report Links 74% of Bitcoin Mining to China, Sees Threat to Network Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Mining in China is 30 Times More Profitable EVEN IN A BEAR MARKET Ethereum World News (blog) all 64 news articles »
If you're mining bitcoin from home, you're now losing money - MarketWatch
Fri Oct 12 12:42, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin holds above $6000, set for third consecutive weekly loss MarketWatch A single bitcoin BTCUSD, +0.31% was last going for $6,234.10, up 0.1% since Thursday at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on the Kraken cryptocurrency exchange. Yesterday's decline took the total value of all cryptocurrencies below $200 billion for the first time ...
Bitcoin holds above $6000, set for third consecutive weekly loss - MarketWatch
Fri Oct 12 12:50, 2018 GMT
CNBC Former White House Economic Adviser Gary Cohn joins blockchain start-up CNBC The 20-person start-up uses blockchain , the technology that underpins cryptocurrencies like bitcoin , to swap credit and identity information between banks and corporations. The task of safely transferring consumer credit information has plagued ... Gary Cohn Is Joining Blockchain Startup Spring Labs Fortune Ex-Donald Trump adviser Gary Cohn joins blockchain start-up Financial Times all 6 news articles »
Former White House Economic Adviser Gary Cohn joins blockchain start-up - CNBC
Fri Oct 12 12:15, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Secure Is Blockchain Technology? Forbes While nothing is 100% secure, blockchain is designed to be immutable, tamper-proof and democratic. It achieves this, more or less, through three ... For the purposes of this article, we'll look at the first and most well-known blockchain of them all ...
How Secure Is Blockchain Technology? - Forbes
Fri Oct 12 06:02, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Nevada's Utilities Agency Eyes Blockchain for Energy Credit System CoinDesk The Public Utilities Commission of Nevada, a government agency charged with supervising and regulating power utility services in the state, is looking to implement blockchain for its energy credit tracking system. The commission last month investigated ...
Nevada's Utilities Agency Eyes Blockchain for Energy Credit System - CoinDesk
Fri Oct 12 11:10, 2018 GMT
Coindesk 3 More Bitcoin Price Factors Suggest Bears Are in Charge Coindesk After Thursday's range breakdown, the prospects of a deeper drop in BTC prices have increased, the price-volume analysis indicates. The leading cryptocurrency , which traded in a sideways manner since Sept. 22, fell sharply to a three-week low of $6,220 ...
3 More Bitcoin Price Factors Suggest Bears Are in Charge - Coindesk
Fri Oct 12 10:33, 2018 GMT
Cumhuriyet’s administration abruptly changed after a court ruling early September. Around 30 journalists and writers (some of whom had been in jail) were either dismissed or resigned in protest of the way the new board took over the newspaper. The post Cumhuriyet: A press freedom case degenerates into a boardroom takeover appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Cumhuriyet: A press freedom case degenerates into a boardroom takeover
Thu Oct 11 22:57, 2018 GMT
Washington Post The Google+ bug poses a problem only Congress can solve Washington Post ... for whatever privacy legislation is, or is not, to come from Congress in the months ahead, especially in the area of breach notification. The United States needs a strong federal standard for the reporting of Internet security crises to regulators ... Amid fresh backlash, was the Google launch event overshadowed by privacy firestorm? ETCIO.com all 62 news articles »
The Google+ bug poses a problem only Congress can solve - Washington Post
Fri Oct 12 03:23, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Korea's Largest Bitcoin Exchange Sold in $350 Million Deal CoinDesk Bithumb, currently the largest cryptocurrency exchange in South Korea by trading volume, just confirmed it has sold more than 38 percent of its total ownership to a blockchain consortium based in Singapore, for 400 billion won, or $350 million. As ... Plastic surgeon buys top S. Korea Bitcoin exchange Phys.Org all 21 news articles »
Korea's Largest Bitcoin Exchange Sold in $350 Million Deal - CoinDesk
Fri Oct 12 05:02, 2018 GMT
CNBC Cryptocurrencies continue plunge with another $6 billion of value wiped out in a day CNBC Over $6 billion was wiped off global cryptocurrency markets in a day, led by XRP and ethereum as prices of digital coins continued to fall. The entire market ... Meanwhile, bitcoin largely stabilized at around $6,278.61, falling just under 0.8 percent ... Bitcoin Has Suddenly Dropped 5% -- Dragging Ripple (XRP) And Ethereum Prices With It Forbes What Will BTC Be Worth By 2020? Top Experts Share Their Bitcoin Price Predictions Invest In Blockchain Crypto Markets See Sharp Drop-Off on the Day, Bitcoin Dips Below $6300 Cointelegraph Express.co.uk  - CCN  - Bitcoinist  - International Monetary Fund all 155 news articles »
Cryptocurrencies continue plunge with another $6 billion of value wiped out in a day - CNBC
Thu Oct 11 18:00, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Coinbase Adds Its First Ethereum Token to Professional Trading Platform CoinDesk Crypto exchange startup Coinbase is adding the 0x protocol token to its professional trading platform, Coinbase Pro. Announced Thursday, the exchange said in a blog post that it had begun accepting deposits for ZRX, and would enable trading around 5:00 ... ZRX is launching on Coinbase Pro – The Coinbase Blog The Coinbase Blog all 21 news articles »
Coinbase Adds Its First Ethereum Token to Professional Trading Platform - CoinDesk
Thu Oct 11 21:51, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) China Has 19 Ways to “Kill” Bitcoin , Paper Says Ethereum World News (blog) A scientific work published by researchers from Princeton University and Florida International University revealed that China has more than enough possibilities and motives to “kill” Bitcoin or at least to do considerable damage to the blockchain's ... UK Cloud Mining Service Argo Offers Bitcoin Mining at the Touch of a Button newsBTC all 9 news articles »
China Has 19 Ways to “Kill” Bitcoin, Paper Says - Ethereum World News (blog)
Thu Oct 11 03:25, 2018 GMT
The Verge No Google Isn't Trying To Censor The Web Forbes Earlier today an internal Google presentation summarizing a variety of perspectives, including my own, on the state of internet freedom began circulating on the web. The “leaked” presentation was quickly framed by some as a roadmap to censorship and ... Leaked Google research shows company grappling with censorship and free speech The Verge Google's secret plan to censor the internet : Giant wants tech companies to police what users post, leaked report reveals Daily Mail Leaked Google document: Tech firms have shifted away from “free speech and towards censorship ” World Socialist Web Site all 33 news articles »
No Google Isn't Trying To Censor The Web - Forbes
Fri Oct 12 00:46, 2018 GMT
Forbes Disrupting The Auto Industry: How A New Blockchain Is Breaking Traditional Boundaries Forbes Blockchain solutions are all focused on removing trust from a process. By using a distributed ledger based solution, autoXchange are able to introduce smart contracts and other functionality with do not require banks, lawyers or other third parties to ...
Disrupting The Auto Industry: How A New Blockchain Is Breaking Traditional Boundaries - Forbes
Thu Oct 11 21:25, 2018 GMT
Forbes Seeking Sanctions Resistance Through Blockchain Technology Forbes Venezuela was the first country to attempt to launch a national cryptocurrency several months ago, claiming to create the oil-backed petro token based on a public blockchain platform called NEM. The claim was plausible, because anyone with limited ...
Seeking Sanctions Resistance Through Blockchain Technology - Forbes
Thu Oct 11 18:47, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Indian Gov't Is 'Evaluating' the Launch of Its Own Cryptocurrency , Sources Say Cointelegraph While, according to Quartz's source, the government is looking to “encourage” blockchain studies, the launch of a state-backed cryptocurrency is only an option to be considered. The source has also said that the panel will discuss new amendments to the ... and more »
Indian Gov't Is 'Evaluating' the Launch of Its Own Cryptocurrency, Sources Say - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 11 10:01, 2018 GMT
PCWorld Kaspersky Total Security 2019 review: A fantastic security suite available at a better price PCWorld There are eight basic options Scan, Database Update, Safe Money, Password Manager, Privacy Protection, Backup and Restore, Parental Control, and My Kaspersky. The most important feature is of course Scan, which offers .... Kasperksy Internet Security ... and more »
Kaspersky Total Security 2019 review: A fantastic security suite available at a better price - PCWorld
Thu Oct 11 21:21, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin is the 'mother of all scams' and blockchain is most hyped tech ever, Roubini tells Congress CNBC Global economist Nouriel Roubini, one of the few who predicted the 2008 financial crisis, is making sure United State Senators don't miss his warning on cryptocurrency . Within minutes of testifying at a Congressional hearing on Capitol Hill Thursday ... Economist who predicted financial crash warns Bitcoin is 'mother of all scams' Telegraph.co.uk Roubini Trashes Crypto and Blockchain , Calls Them a “Failing Set of Technologies” newsBTC 'The mother of all scams': Nouriel Roubini rips apart cryptocurrency in Senate hearing Financial Post MarketWatch  - AMBCrypto  - CCN all 51 news articles »
Bitcoin is the 'mother of all scams' and blockchain is most hyped tech ever, Roubini tells Congress - CNBC
Thu Oct 11 16:45, 2018 GMT
Forbes How To Increase Brand Value With Blockchain Based On Your Company's Growth Stage Forbes If you sit down at your laptop and search “brand protection technology,” you'll receive an avalanche of results with different tactics and strategies for all types of contexts. The solutions out there are myriad, partly because brands have so much ...
How To Increase Brand Value With Blockchain Based On Your Company's Growth Stage - Forbes
Thu Oct 11 13:30, 2018 GMT
Phys.Org Bitcoin better than the dollar? Phys.Org The name cryptocurrency does not inspire trust. Advanced statistical analysis for the Bitcoin market carried out at the Institute of Nuclear Physics of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Cracow, however, has not shown any significant differences between ...
Bitcoin better than the dollar? - Phys.Org
Thu Oct 11 17:15, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Economist who predicted financial crash warns Bitcoin is 'mother of all scams' Telegraph.co.uk Nouriel Roubini, a fierce critic of virtual currency, took aim at the blockchain technology underpinning cryptocurrency , which is often hailed as transformative even by those cynical about digital coins. “ Blockchain is the most over-hyped technology ... Roubini Trashes Crypto and Blockchain , Calls Them a “Failing Set of Technologies” newsBTC 'The mother of all scams': Nouriel Roubini rips apart cryptocurrency in Senate hearing Financial Post Dr. Doom says bitcoin represents the 'mother of all bubbles' MarketWatch AMBCrypto  - CCN  - Livemint all 51 news articles »
Economist who predicted financial crash warns Bitcoin is 'mother of all scams' - Telegraph.co.uk
Thu Oct 11 17:45, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Analyst: Bitcoin Price Drop Could Put its Gold 2.0 Status in Jeopardy newsBTC “The selloff also appears to have stretched to more exotic instruments, with Bitcoin neither displaying the qualities one would expect of gold 2.0, as it has been touted as by some cryptocurrency enthusiasts, or simply escaping relatively unscathed as ... and more »
Analyst: Bitcoin Price Drop Could Put its Gold 2.0 Status in Jeopardy - newsBTC
Thu Oct 11 16:19, 2018 GMT
Forbes Elizabeth Warren: Cryptocurrency Is Easy To Steal Forbes Van Valkenburgh argued policymakers should take light touch to blockchain and cryptocurrency much as the Clinton Administration did successfully to the development of the Internet. He claimed they will be as significant for prosperity as the birth of ...
Elizabeth Warren: Cryptocurrency Is Easy To Steal - Forbes
Thu Oct 11 17:52, 2018 GMT
Medical device maker Medtronic Plc has disabled internet updates for some 34,000 CareLink programming devices that healthcare providers around the world use to access implanted pacemakers, saying the system was vulnerable to cyber attacks.
Medtronic disables pacemaker programmer updates over hack concern
Thu Oct 11 13:15, 2018 GMT
Nigeria: Telecoms Lawyer Weighs Options in Internet Censorship , Regulation AllAfrica.com Usoro, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), who spoke at the workshop for judges on legal issues in telecommunications, organised by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) in Lagos, said the global community views internet censorship from ... for ...
Nigeria: Telecoms Lawyer Weighs Options in Internet Censorship, Regulation - AllAfrica.com
Thu Oct 11 09:08, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Anticlimax as Bitcoin Developers Advocate Alternatives Instead of Lightning Network Ethereum World News (blog) Naturally, ambassadors of any blockchain projects should backers regardless of criticism. That means they should market, pitch and demonstrate to possible investors what the project solves and explicitly laying down its value proposition. It doesn't ... Blockstream's Liquid Sidechain Solution for Bitcoin Network Goes Live Cointelegraph Blockstream's Bitcoin Sidechain, 'Liquid Network,' Goes Live Bitcoinist Liquid Goes Live: Blockstream's First Bitcoin Sidechain Has Finally Arrived CoinDesk MyBroadband  - Bitcoin Magazine  - AMBCrypto  - Blockstream all 31 news articles »
Anticlimax as Bitcoin Developers Advocate Alternatives Instead of Lightning Network - Ethereum World News (blog)
Thu Oct 11 12:46, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin slumps more than 5%, puts 'digital gold' status in jeopardy MarketWatch The decline comes on the heels of one of the worst sessions for global equities in 2018, putting bitcoin's “digital gold” status in jeopardy. Bitcoin proponents have argued that the cryptocurrency would be a haven in times of turmoil, just like gold ...
Bitcoin slumps more than 5%, puts 'digital gold' status in jeopardy - MarketWatch
Thu Oct 11 13:18, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin struggles to prove its 'safe haven' case, nosediving with the broader markets CNBC Other top cryptocurrencies followed bitcoin's lead, with XRP and ethereum both tumbling more than 10 percent. The downward moves came after the ... Bitcoin proponents have billed it as a store of value, or "digital gold," and a possible replacement for ...
Bitcoin struggles to prove its 'safe haven' case, nosediving with the broader markets - CNBC
Thu Oct 11 10:41, 2018 GMT
The Guardian Cloud or blockchain : which consumes the most energy? The Guardian Thankfully, GraphiteDocs does not use the Bitcoin blockchain to store anything except your identity. This is the result of Graphite's decision to use the Blockstack application development system. Apart from that, Graphite uses its own virtual blockchain .
Cloud or blockchain: which consumes the most energy? - The Guardian
Thu Oct 11 11:06, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk 4 Reasons Why Bitcoin's Price Could Now Drop to $6K CoinDesk Bitcoin's drop to three-week lows today has likely kick-started a bearish move towards the major support at $6,000, technical charts indicate. The leading cryptocurrency fell to $6,252 on Bitfinex – the lowest level since Sept. 19 – and was last seen ... Bitcoin whales aren't responsible for volatility, research firm finds MarketWatch Study: Bitcoin Whales Are Not Responsible for Volatility Cointelegraph Will 6000 Hold This Time? Bitcoinist Chainalysis Blog all 41 news articles »
4 Reasons Why Bitcoin's Price Could Now Drop to $6K - CoinDesk
Thu Oct 11 09:13, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Bitcoin tanks as cryptocurrencies join in global market bloodbath Business Insider Cryptocurrencies across the board are nursing big losses on Thursday as the global market sell-off hitting traditional assets spreads. All major crypto assets are down on Thursday, with the likes of ethereum and bitcoin cash losing more than 10% of ... and more »
Bitcoin tanks as cryptocurrencies join in global market bloodbath - Business Insider
Thu Oct 11 11:53, 2018 GMT
Forbes New Report: Execs Say Blockchain Adoption Has Been "Harder Than Expected" Forbes 57% of executives polled said that implementing distributed ledger technology (DLT) at the enterprise level has been harder than expected, according to a report released today by consulting firm Greenwich Associates. DLT uses a database managed by ...
New Report: Execs Say Blockchain Adoption Has Been "Harder Than Expected" - Forbes
Thu Oct 11 11:35, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Tumbles as Cryptocurrencies Join Global Asset Selloff Bloomberg “The global sell-off in equities has indeed spilled over to the crypto space,” said Ryan Rabaglia, head of trading with cryptocurrency dealing firm OSL in Hong Kong. “The days of crypto being the safe-haven play and having a high degree of detachment ... and more »
Bitcoin Tumbles as Cryptocurrencies Join Global Asset Selloff - Bloomberg
Thu Oct 11 10:05, 2018 GMT
Fast Company Bitcoin and ethereum are tanking after yesterday's stock sell-off Fast Company The price of pretty much every major cryptocurrency has fallen dramatically over the last few hours. This is because yesterday U.S. stocks saw a huge sell-off; the Dow dropped over 3% and the dip extended around the globe to numerous international ...
Bitcoin and ethereum are tanking after yesterday's stock sell-off - Fast Company
Thu Oct 11 10:14, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship associate arts producer Julia Farrington met with Agnieszka Kolek to talk about policing of freedom of expression, and how the events of 2015 have impacted on plans for this year’s Passion for Freedom exhibition, due to take place in October 2018. The post Passion for Freedom: “There is always someone who wants to take freedom away” appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Passion for Freedom: “There is always someone who wants to take freedom away”
Thu Oct 11 03:39, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets See Sharp Drop-Off on the Day, Bitcoin Dips Below $6300 Cointelegraph Ethereum has suffered worse losses, down 9.67 percent over the past 24 hours. The second cryptocurrency by market cap has suffered a significant decline, almost touching the $200 price point after trading around $225 for most the day. Still, the recent ... and more »
Crypto Markets See Sharp Drop-Off on the Day, Bitcoin Dips Below $6300 - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 11 04:06, 2018 GMT
strategy+business (blog) Why Is It So Hard to Trust a Blockchain ? strategy+business (blog) Blockchain's role as a dual-pronged change agent — as a new form of infrastructure and as a new way to digitize assets through tokens, including cryptocurrency — is not easy to explain. Another challenge is building trust among participants: A ...
Why Is It So Hard to Trust a Blockchain? - strategy+business (blog)
Thu Oct 11 03:29, 2018 GMT
THISDAY Newspapers Telecoms Lawyer Weighs Options in Internet Censorship , Regulation THISDAY Newspapers Usoro, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), who spoke at the workshop for judges on legal issues in telecommunications, organised by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) in Lagos, said the global community views internet censorship from ... as a ...
Telecoms Lawyer Weighs Options in Internet Censorship, Regulation - THISDAY Newspapers
Thu Oct 11 03:24, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Drops $400 in 30 Minutes As Price Volatility Returns CoinDesk Bitcoin , the world's largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, dropped 4.77 percent on Thursday, pushing prices well below $6,400 for the first time in weeks. At 00:58 UTC, just after Wednesday's close, the cryptocurrency shed $400 over the ... SHOCK DROP as bitcoin price suddenly falls and wipes out BILLIONS of dollars in MINUTES Express.co.uk Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Fake Out and Sharp Drop Ethereum World News (blog) all 6 news articles »
Bitcoin Drops $400 in 30 Minutes As Price Volatility Returns - CoinDesk
Thu Oct 11 03:01, 2018 GMT
CNBC Nearly $13 billion wiped off of cryptocurrency market as major coins plunge CNBC The price of major cryptocurrencies plunged on Thursday with nearly $13 billion of value being wiped out in a matter of hours. At around 10:23 a.m. HK/SIN, bitcoin had fallen nearly 5 percent to $6,303, while XRP and ethereum both tanked over 10 ... and more »
Nearly $13 billion wiped off of cryptocurrency market as major coins plunge - CNBC
Wed Oct 10 20:53, 2018 GMT
Forbes What The Lame Duck Election Year Could Mean For Cryptocurrency Regulation Forbes Mick Mulvaney (R-SC) announced a new bipartisan “ Blockchain Caucus” dedicated to exploring cryptocurrency and other related technologies. Mulvaney, who is now the Trump Administration's director of the Office of Management and Budget, was quoted as ... and more »
What The Lame Duck Election Year Could Mean For Cryptocurrency Regulation - Forbes
Thu Oct 11 01:47, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Has Suddenly Dropped 5% -- Dragging Ripple (XRP) And Ethereum Prices With It Forbes Global regulators are meanwhile grappling with how to best limit bitcoin and cryptocurrencies use for illicit activities and protect retail investors from potentially high loses, while at the same time nurture the emerging bitcoin , blockchain and ... and more »
Bitcoin Has Suddenly Dropped 5% -- Dragging Ripple (XRP) And Ethereum Prices With It - Forbes
Thu Oct 11 01:26, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockduino Combines Arduino And Blockchain To Disrupt World's Energy Distribution Market Forbes "With our solution, any device, from electric vehicle charging stations to LED lighting, vending machines or commercial air conditioning systems (HVAC), can now be blockchain -enabled and use trusted smart contracts and cryptocurrency to transact and ...
Blockduino Combines Arduino And Blockchain To Disrupt World's Energy Distribution Market - Forbes
Wed Oct 10 21:18, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Plan to Fix Journalism With Cryptocurrency Draws Skepticism Wall Street Journal The startup based in Brooklyn, N.Y., is aiming to apply the tenets of blockchain —the digital ledger that underpins cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin and ether—to build a new journalism economy where participants can suppress misinformation and promote ... Forbes to Publish Content on Blockchain Journalism Network newsBTC Scoop: Forbes is trying out the blockchain Axios Forbes Partners With Civil to Publish Content on a Blockchain CoinDesk Bitcoin Magazine all 46 news articles »
Plan to Fix Journalism With Cryptocurrency Draws Skepticism - Wall Street Journal
Wed Oct 10 18:01, 2018 GMT
The Independent Bitcoin miner sent to prison for stealing electricity from train network in China The Independent Bitcoin mining – the process of generating new units of the cryptocurrency by confirming transactions on an online ledger called the blockchain – has become extremely popular in China in recent years, thanks to relatively cheap electricity prices in ...
Bitcoin miner sent to prison for stealing electricity from train network in China - The Independent
Wed Oct 10 18:49, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockstream's Liquid Sidechain Solution for Bitcoin Network Goes Live Cointelegraph The Liquid Network sidechain for the Bitcoin (BTC) blockchain went live on Sept. 27, according to an Oct. 10 post from Blockstream. Blockstream is a blockchain development company founded in 2014, with Samson Mow as its CSO. The Liquid Network ... Liquid Goes Live: Blockstream's First Bitcoin Sidechain Has Finally Arrived CoinDesk Blockstream's Liquid Network for “High Value” Bitcoin Payments Is Live Bitcoin Magazine 'Liquid Network': Blockstream's Bitcoin Sidechain is Now Live CCN all 11 news articles »
Blockstream's Liquid Sidechain Solution for Bitcoin Network Goes Live - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 10 19:08, 2018 GMT
Fortune Cryptocurrency Portfolio Tracker Blockfolio Raises $11.5 Million Fortune On Twitter, “free Ethereum ” giveaway scams run rampant. On Slack, similar phishing scams abound. ... Founded in 2014 by early backers of Dash, a virtual coin based on tweaked Bitcoin code, the portfolio-tracking app has attracted more than 4.5 million ...
Cryptocurrency Portfolio Tracker Blockfolio Raises $11.5 Million - Fortune
Wed Oct 10 20:25, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin whales aren't responsible for volatility, research firm finds MarketWatch The bitcoin whales are back. At least, that's the conventional narrative that takes hold when the world's largest cryptocurrency exhibits significant price swings, often over a short period. However, new data from Chainalysis, a blockchain research ...
Bitcoin whales aren't responsible for volatility, research firm finds - MarketWatch
Wed Oct 10 19:21, 2018 GMT
Dr. Doom says bitcoin represents the 'mother of all bubbles' MarketWatch Bitcoin BTCUSD, -0.46% can process around five transactions per second. and ethereum , the popular smart-contract based blockchain , can process anywhere between 10 and 15 per second, whereas companies like Visa V, -4.80% and Mastercard MA, ... and more »
Dr. Doom says bitcoin represents the 'mother of all bubbles' - MarketWatch
Wed Oct 10 18:52, 2018 GMT
A new cryptocurrency startup that popped up recently aims to offer an indestructible alternative to torrent sites. With Quality Magnet Coin (QMC) the platform's users all share the torrent database, with help from the blockchain. Add in some incentives for quality contributors, as well as spam control, and Hollywood may have a scary problem on its hands. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Cryptocurrency Startup Creates a Decentralized ‘Pirate Bay’ Alternative
Wed Oct 10 19:01, 2018 GMT
As Everyone Knows, In The Age Of The Internet , Privacy Is Dead -- Which Is Awkward If You Are A Russian Spy Techdirt Judging by the headlines, there are Russian spies everywhere these days. Of course, Russia routinely denies everything, but its attempts at deflection are growing a little feeble. For example, the UK government identified two men it claimed were ...
As Everyone Knows, In The Age Of The Internet, Privacy Is Dead -- Which Is Awkward If You Are A Russian Spy - Techdirt
Wed Oct 10 13:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Beyond Uber: A Simple Way To Understand Blockchain And Crypto Forbes There's that guy in the office who's really into Bitcoin , but otherwise, the only thing most people hear is billionaires like Warren Buffet and Jamie Dimon trashing the whole idea. Of course, at the same time, those guys are investing heavily in ... and more »
Beyond Uber: A Simple Way To Understand Blockchain And Crypto - Forbes
Wed Oct 10 14:18, 2018 GMT
Crypto assets such as bitcoin do not pose a threat to financial stability but monitoring is needed along with possible action to protect consumers, the global Financial Stability Board said on Wednesday.
Global regulators say crypto currencies need vigilant monitoring
Wed Oct 10 13:20, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Arbitrage Between Exchanges Provides Profits Seeking Alpha Exchange arbitrage opportunities occur when prices vary between exchanges; many opportunities continue to exist despite widespread trading in coins. Despite bots manipulating markets, they are creating inefficiencies rather than fixing them ... and more »
Bitcoin Arbitrage Between Exchanges Provides Profits - Seeking Alpha
Wed Oct 10 14:42, 2018 GMT
Forbes Cannabis Is Not The New Bitcoin . Here's Why Forbes As most market observers have noted, Canadian cannabis producer, Tilray, is in the midst of a wild ride. After debuting at $17 in July, shares zipped past the $200 mark at one point in September, making the five-year-old company more valuable than CBS ... and more »
Cannabis Is Not The New Bitcoin. Here's Why - Forbes
Wed Oct 10 14:49, 2018 GMT
Ahead of the anniversary of Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder, her son Paul talks to Index about the impact on his family and keeping attention on the case The post Malta: Daphne Caruana Galizia’s son says the investigation into her murder could “shake up” the country’s establishment appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Malta: Daphne Caruana Galizia’s son says the investigation into her murder could “shake up” the country’s establishment
Wed Oct 10 13:13, 2018 GMT
Syracuse.com Katko voted to lower internet privacy bar for all (Your letters) Syracuse.com Congress last year revoked a Federal Communications Commission rule that required broadband providers such as Spectrum and Verizon to get your permission before sharing with advertisers the websites or apps you've been using on your phone or ...
Katko voted to lower internet privacy bar for all (Your letters) - Syracuse.com
Wed Oct 10 08:52, 2018 GMT
Blockonomi (blog) Ethereum Price Predictions: From Zero to $100k – What do the Experts Think? Blockonomi (blog) Ethereum is the number 2 cryptocurrency in the world by market capitalization, and it offers a hefty contrast to front-runner Bitcoin . Unlike the original – and still top – cryptocurrency , Ethereum offers more than just a secure means of payment or a ... and more »
Ethereum Price Predictions: From Zero to $100k – What do the Experts Think? - Blockonomi (blog)
Wed Oct 10 09:01, 2018 GMT
New York Times A Future Where Everything Becomes a Computer Is as Creepy as You Feared New York Times Mr. Schneier argues that the economic and technical incentives of the internet -of-things industry do not align with security and privacy for society generally. Putting a computer in everything turns the whole world into a computer security threat ... and more »
A Future Where Everything Becomes a Computer Is as Creepy as You Feared - New York Times
Wed Oct 10 12:02, 2018 GMT
Here's how blockchain will fit into your life in 10 years - CNBC. ... that's what Joe Duran, founder and CEO of United Capital, thinks of the nascent technology that underlies cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin . Blockchain acts as an open ledger that tracks every transaction that has taken place with a given ...
Here's how blockchain will fit into your life in 10 years - CNBC
Wed Oct 10 10:47, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin needs a blessing from the SEC, says analyst MarketWatch Bitcoin prices extended losses from Tuesday, trading back toward the recent inflection point of $6,500. In early Wednesday trading a single bitcoin , BTCUSD, -1.13% the world's largest cryptocurrency , was changing hands at $6,515.45, down 1.2% since ... Ran Neu-Ner: Bitcoin is “About to Explode” Bitcoinist all 16 news articles »
Bitcoin needs a blessing from the SEC, says analyst - MarketWatch
Wed Oct 10 11:10, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph One Blockchain to Rule Them All: Congressmen's Mission to Define the Technology Cointelegraph Last week, two US lawmakers introduced a bill dubbed the " Blockchain Promotional Act 2018" in the House of Representatives. Its main purpose is to establish a common definition of ' blockchain ' technology along with a blockchain working group that would ... and more »
One Blockchain to Rule Them All: Congressmen's Mission to Define the Technology - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 10 04:42, 2018 GMT
Washington Post Nearly all new US weapons systems have 'critical' cyber - security problems, auditors say Washington Post The report drew on years of security audits conducted by skilled “testers,” essentially friendly hackers employed to probe Pentagon networks for holes, replicating the process of a hack in order to find security weaknesses. While the report did not ... New Report Says Pentagon Cyber Security Is A Huge Dumpster Fire Task & Purpose Watchdog: 'Nearly all' new US weapons systems vulnerable to cyber attacks CNN Many of the US Military's Newest Weapons Have Major Cyber Vulnerabilities: GAO Defense One Government Accountability Office  - Hearing | Hearings | United States Commitee on Armed Services all 287 news articles »
Nearly all new US weapons systems have 'critical' cyber-security problems, auditors say - Washington Post
Wed Oct 10 10:00, 2018 GMT
Fortune Can the Whales of Bitcoin Tank the Market? Fortune To identify the whales in its study, Chainalysis did not simply look at wallets holding large amounts of Bitcoin . Instead, the company applied what it calls a “co-spend” analysis to Bitcoin's public blockchain ledger, which let it identify clusters of ...
Can the Whales of Bitcoin Tank the Market? - Fortune
Wed Oct 10 09:37, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Mastercard Awarded Patent for Partitioned, Multi-Currency Blockchain Cointelegraph The patent proposes that using a “partitioned blockchain ” could resolve this problem, outlining the particulars of how block-generation and transaction data storage would work in the prospective system. It coins the term “subnet” for the proposed ... Mastercard Blockchain Patent Would Support Multiple Currencies PYMNTS.com all 10 news articles »
Mastercard Awarded Patent for Partitioned, Multi-Currency Blockchain - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 10 10:05, 2018 GMT
Forbes Why October Could Be The Month for A Bitcoin Rally Forbes What contained the bitcoin rally is that speculators failed to see that the IMF has also raised concerns about the cryptocurrency space. This was clearly stated in the IMF's World Outlook Report: “Cybersecurity breaches and cyber-attacks on critical ...
Why October Could Be The Month for A Bitcoin Rally - Forbes
Wed Oct 10 08:52, 2018 GMT
Forbes Ethereum Set To Be Boosted By Exciting SXSW Keynote Forbes Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin has been announced as the keynote speaker at the legendary Texas conglomerate festival SXSW, something guaranteed to give ethereum and cryptocurrency a huge exposure boost. Lubin, who was earlier this month ...
Ethereum Set To Be Boosted By Exciting SXSW Keynote - Forbes
Wed Oct 10 06:43, 2018 GMT
Forbes Google Ad Reveals Search Giant's Feelings On Bitcoin And Crypto Forbes Google's past relationship with bitcoin and cryptocurrency has been fraught, to say the least — last month the search giant partially rolled back its ban on advertisements for cryptocurrencies, allowing regulated cryptocurrency exchanges to buy ads in ...
Google Ad Reveals Search Giant's Feelings On Bitcoin And Crypto - Forbes
Wed Oct 10 01:34, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Fundstrat Analyst: Don't Buy Bitcoin (BTC) Just Yet, Be Patient Ethereum World News (blog) On Monday, October 8th, the crypto market surprisingly saw some semblance of price action, with nearly every single crypto asset posting 1.5 percent gains (or more) at one point in the day. Bitcoin , for example, moved from $6,550 to $6,650, with some ... Fundstrate Analyst Says Now is Not the Time to Increase Bitcoin Exposure newsBTC all 6 news articles »
Fundstrat Analyst: Don't Buy Bitcoin (BTC) Just Yet, Be Patient - Ethereum World News (blog)
Wed Oct 10 03:36, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Markets Trade Sideways, Bitcoin Touches $6600 Earlier Today Cointelegraph Bitcoin 24-hours price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Index. Ethereum (ETH) has been trading around the same levels within the day, fluctuating between $226 and $231. The second cryptocurrency by market cap is down just over 1 percent over ... Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Ripple and XRP, Litecoin (LTC), Ethereum Classic (ETC), Dogecoin: Crypto News Flash The Daily Hodl all 50 news articles »
Markets Trade Sideways, Bitcoin Touches $6600 Earlier Today - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 10 02:53, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Hackers Breach Smart Contract on Ethereum -Based Adult Entertainment Platform SpankChain Cointelegraph Ethereum -based adult entertainment platform SpankChain has suffered a smart contract security breach that led to loss of around $38,000, the firm reported on its Medium page Oct. 9. The hack, which purportedly took place Oct. 6, was detected by ... and more »
Hackers Breach Smart Contract on Ethereum-Based Adult Entertainment Platform SpankChain - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 10 03:07, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: Technical Indicators Recommend ETH Sells newsBTC Though liquidity is building, there are limitations for further upsides as ETH consolidates. Unless there are rallies above Sep highs and $250, our previous Ethereum trading plan is valid. For now, we recommend taking a neutral stand until our ETH ... and more »
Ethereum Price Analysis: Technical Indicators Recommend ETH Sells - newsBTC
Wed Oct 10 03:22, 2018 GMT
EU Internet Censorship Will Censor the Whole World's Internet EFF The Article 13 filter will be tripped by Alice's lulzy protest signs, by Bob's political quotes, and by Carol's Doctor Who meme, but suppose that Twitter is only required to block Bob from seeing these infringing materials. Should Twitter hide Alice ...
EU Internet Censorship Will Censor the Whole World's Internet - EFF
Tue Oct 9 20:05, 2018 GMT
Government Technology IBM, Intel Help Fund San Diego Blockchain Lab Government Technology This is already being modeled with cryptocurrency like bitcoin , but the implications of such an exchange is still not well understood. And currency is only the first application developers have found for blockchain . Startups and researchers around the ...
IBM, Intel Help Fund San Diego Blockchain Lab - Government Technology
Tue Oct 9 21:57, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Roger Ver: Bitcoin .Com May Launch Its Own Crypto Exchange Cointelegraph Bitcoin (BTC) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) services firm Bitcoin .com is planning to buy or set up its own crypto exchange, the company's CEO Roger Ver revealed in an interview with Bloomberg Oct. 9. According to Ver, the upcoming crypto trading platform will ... Bitcoin Cash Advocate Roger Ver Considers Launching Own Exchange Bloomberg Bitcoin Cash Evangelist Roger Ver May Launch a Cryptocurrency Exchange CCN Roger Ver Hints at Launching a Bitcoin Cash-Centric Exchange newsBTC Ethereum World News (blog) all 71 news articles »
Roger Ver: Bitcoin.Com May Launch Its Own Crypto Exchange - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 9 22:06, 2018 GMT
The Pentagon has been slow to protect major weapon systems from cyber attacks and routinely found critical vulnerabilities that hackers could potentially exploit in those systems, a federal government report said on Tuesday.
Pentagon slow to protect weapon systems from cyber threats: U.S. agency
Tue Oct 9 19:09, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : On The Verge Of A Price Rise Seeking Alpha The removal of this ban will allow regulated cryptocurrency exchanges to build their advertisements on Google's platform in Japan and the United States. ... Moreover, the port of Abu Dhabi has launched a blockchain based platform, called "Silsal". and more »
Bitcoin: On The Verge Of A Price Rise - Seeking Alpha
Tue Oct 9 20:48, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin should be having a good year. Its decline is a warning signal, researcher says CNBC It should have been an ideal year for digital currencies to prove their value as alternatives to traditional money: Government-backed currencies were dragged down by ongoing Brexit concerns and there were growing trade tensions between the U.S., China ... and more »
Bitcoin should be having a good year. Its decline is a warning signal, researcher says - CNBC
Tue Oct 9 19:22, 2018 GMT
OPINION: Congress Must Act To Protect Internet Security And Consumer Safety The Daily Caller Over the last few years, issues once shunned to the dark corners of the internet are now front-and-center in our lives. While many have paid close attention to the nefarious cyberattacks aimed at influencing the 2016 elections, state-sponsored cyber ... and more »
OPINION: Congress Must Act To Protect Internet Security And Consumer Safety - The Daily Caller
Tue Oct 9 16:38, 2018 GMT
Motherboard Warren Buffet Is the CEO of Bitcoin , According to Google Motherboard As Redditors first pointed out, and Motherboard confirmed, if you search “CEO of Bitcoin ” or “ Bitcoin CEO” in Google's search engine, an information box informs you that the cryptocurrency has several CEOs—among them the chief executive officer of ...
Warren Buffet Is the CEO of Bitcoin, According to Google - Motherboard
Tue Oct 9 17:42, 2018 GMT
A day after its security reputation takes a beating, Google makes a pitch to sell you new devices.
Google hopes Pixel 3, Home Hub distract you from its privacy issues - CNET
Tue Oct 9 16:52, 2018 GMT
Mashable China is capable of destabilizing or destroying Bitcoin , new research suggests Mashable The paper outlines numerous other ways in which China, armed with a number of regulatory and technical "weapons," can affect Bitcoin . These include censorship attacks, which would prevent a certain user to commit transactions to Bitcoin's blockchain . and more »
China is capable of destabilizing or destroying Bitcoin, new research suggests - Mashable
Tue Oct 9 16:34, 2018 GMT
The Hill Exclusive: Audit cleared Google privacy practices despite security flaw The Hill An independent auditing firm signed off on Google's privacy practices earlier this year after the internet giant had discovered a software bug that exposed private information on potentially hundreds of thousands of users. The Hill obtained a redacted ... Google+ hack : Why it matters and how to delete your account The Independent Google launch event overshadowed by privacy firestorm Phys.Org Google hid Google+ security flaw that exposed users' personal information Stuff.co.nz all 1,773 news articles »
Exclusive: Audit cleared Google privacy practices despite security flaw - The Hill
Tue Oct 9 14:00, 2018 GMT
Now's not the time to increase your bitcoin exposure, analyst says MarketWatch Bitcoin , BTCUSD, -0.77% the world's largest digital currency with a market cap or more than $100 billion, is trading at $6,598.85, down 0.6% since Monday at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on the Kraken exchange. This after the No. 1 digital currency added 1 ...
Now's not the time to increase your bitcoin exposure, analyst says - MarketWatch
Tue Oct 9 14:40, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Crypto Industry on 'Brink of an Implosion,' Researcher Says Bloomberg Echoing sentiments of mainstream economists, Juniper Research is warning that many of the metrics in the cryptocurrency world are pointing to a market implosion. Industry bellwether Bitcoin had seen its daily transaction volumes fall from an average of ... and more »
Crypto Industry on 'Brink of an Implosion,' Researcher Says - Bloomberg
Tue Oct 9 14:15, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Cash Advocate Roger Ver Considers Launching Own Exchange Bloomberg The early investor in Bitcoin , who courted controversy last year when he switched his allegiance to an offshoot, Bitcoin Cash, said he's considering finding a partner to produce the platform, or may “build one internally,” in an interview in Malta. He ... Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: BCH/USD Primed To Break $530 newsBTC all 53 news articles »
Bitcoin Cash Advocate Roger Ver Considers Launching Own Exchange - Bloomberg
Tue Oct 9 15:56, 2018 GMT
In Denmark, prominent Internet providers are blocking access to hundreds of pirate sites. With an updated blocking page that launched today, ISPs, rightsholders, and the authorities hope to convert more pirates to legal consumers. The "Share With Care" campaign now adds a dedicated film search engine, pointing visitors to legal sources. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Share With Care: Danish ISP Blocks Point ‘Pirates’ to Legal Alternatives
Tue Oct 9 15:49, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship is standing with our free speech friends at Flying Dog Brewery who’ve just been told by a UK drinks marketing body they should stop selling one of the beers because the artwork might encourage “immoderate” drinking. The post Let’s not nanny British adults by censoring cartoons on beers appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Let’s not nanny British adults by censoring cartoons on beers
Tue Oct 9 12:14, 2018 GMT
Coeur d'Alene Press Changing the world, blockchain by blockchain Coeur d'Alene Press “ Blockchain companies are few and far between,” he said, though noting that in the aftermath of the 2017-18 bitcoin surge, many cryptocurrency companies rebranded themselves as blockchain companies. There's a difference between traders trying to turn a ...
Changing the world, blockchain by blockchain - Coeur d'Alene Press
Tue Oct 9 08:40, 2018 GMT
Blockonomi (blog) Parliament in Chile Considers Blockchain Adoption for Government Infrastructure Blockonomi (blog) Chile may be moving forward with a plan to integrate blockchain into its governmental infrastructure. Last week two Chilean MPs presented a resolution to the lower house of Chile's parliament, urging the use of blockchain in Chile. Chilean news portal ...
Parliament in Chile Considers Blockchain Adoption for Government Infrastructure - Blockonomi (blog)
Tue Oct 9 08:14, 2018 GMT
Blockonomi (blog) Ethereum (ETH) Price Analysis: Eyeing Upside Break above $232 Blockonomi (blog) On the other hand, Ethereum price (ETH) needs to surpass the $232.00 and $235.00 resistance levels to trade further higher. The RSI on the same chart is following a bearish trend line with resistance at 56, above which buyers are likely to take control ... Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Bullish Above $224 newsBTC Latest Ethereum price and analysis (ETH to USD) Coin Rivet all 27 news articles »
Ethereum (ETH) Price Analysis: Eyeing Upside Break above $232 - Blockonomi (blog)
Tue Oct 9 14:05, 2018 GMT
A cyber attack has affected the internet services of Ukraine's state fiscal service since Monday evening, the service said on Tuesday, disrupting programs used by millions of people for procedures such as filing taxes.
Ukraine's state fiscal service disrupted by cyber attack
Tue Oct 9 14:09, 2018 GMT
Reporter Magazine Censoring the Internet Reporter Magazine According to Justin Pelletier, a professor and business director at the Center for Cybersecurity, internet censorship is the concept of limiting the flow of information in order to better protect the population or, in most cases, to protect the country ...
Censoring the Internet - Reporter Magazine
Tue Oct 9 12:45, 2018 GMT
Forbes Next Steps In The Integration Of Artificial Intelligence And The Blockchain Forbes Having worked in the cryptography space for over two decades, and having been an active participant in the cryptocurrency evolution since its inception, I take a deep interest in the subject. In particular, I believe that the intersection of artificial ... and more »
Next Steps In The Integration Of Artificial Intelligence And The Blockchain - Forbes
Tue Oct 9 13:11, 2018 GMT
Dates available for interview: October 17-29 LONDON – Two award-winning artists twice denied visas by the UK government this year finally arrive in the UK next week to take up a two-week residency. The Museum of Dissidence collective, Luis Manuel Otero Alcántara and Yanelys Nuñez Leyva, winners of this year’s Index on Censorship Freedom of […] The post Award-winning Cuban artists visiting the UK appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Award-winning Cuban artists visiting the UK
Tue Oct 9 12:12, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : An Extraordinarily Scarce Commodity Seeking Alpha It's official, Bitcoin has been ruled a commodity in the U.S., but what does this mean? Well, for one, "official" Bitcoin -backed ETFs are likely only a matter of time now. But there is a problem, there are far fewer Bitcoins on exchanges than the ...
Bitcoin: An Extraordinarily Scarce Commodity - Seeking Alpha
Tue Oct 9 12:49, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Thai Ministry of Commerce Explores Blockchain Solutions for Copyright, Agriculture, Finance Cointelegraph Thailand's finance industry is also actively exploring blockchain . As Cointelegraph has previously reported, the Thai Bond Market Association (TBMA) has also expressed its interest in using blockchain . The organization created a new registrar service ... Thailand Studies Blockchain for Applications in Intellectual Property, Trade Finance CCN all 4 news articles »
Thai Ministry of Commerce Explores Blockchain Solutions for Copyright, Agriculture, Finance - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 9 11:01, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Cautiously Bullish: Bitcoin Price Clears Key Trendline to Pass $6.6K Coindesk Bitcoin saw a low-volume bullish breakout Monday, but the long-awaited move is sending mixed signals to investors. The leading cryptocurrency cleared the trendline sloping downwards from the July 25 high and Sept. 5 high around midday yesterday, ...
Cautiously Bullish: Bitcoin Price Clears Key Trendline to Pass $6.6K - Coindesk
Tue Oct 9 08:44, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph China Launches Licensed Blockchain 'Pilot Zone' to Further Tech Usage Cointelegraph Wang also noted that the pilot zone would “deepen cooperation with top research institutions across the globe and key players in the blockchain industry.” Despite its crackdown on cryptocurrency exchanges and promotion continuing this year, China ... Hainan Province and Oxford University open ' blockchain zone' Asia Times all 15 news articles »
China Launches Licensed Blockchain 'Pilot Zone' to Further Tech Usage - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 9 10:08, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk I Can't Believe This Blockchain Is Free CoinDesk Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk's advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at MIT's Digital Currency Initiative. The following article originally appeared in CoinDesk Weekly, a custom-curated newsletter delivered every ... and more »
I Can't Believe This Blockchain Is Free - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 8 23:53, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain , Artificial Intelligence Not Ready For Primetime, Financial Leaders Told Forbes Bank of America Chief Operations and Technology Officer Cathy Bessant lent her voice to a drum beat in Washington last week, saying that blockchain and AI have years to go before they have significant benefits for consumers and investors. ... Taking an ...
Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence Not Ready For Primetime, Financial Leaders Told - Forbes
Tue Oct 9 04:02, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk To Scale Bitcoin , Little Improvements Will Need to Go a Long Way CoinDesk With the scaling debate coming to a head last year – and ending with a group of big block supporting enthusiasts breaking off to form competing cryptocurrency bitcoin cash and bitcoin getting the long-awaited code upgrade Segregated Witness (SegWit) ...
To Scale Bitcoin, Little Improvements Will Need to Go a Long Way - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 8 17:21, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph IBM Launches Blockchain Food Tracking Network, Joined by Retail Giant Carrefour Cointelegraph U.S. tech giant IBM has officially launched its blockchain -based food tracking network, Food Trust, after 18 months of testing, the company revealed in a press-release Monday, October 8. In the same announcement, the corporation revealed that another ... IBM Further Solidifies Position in Blockchain Industry with New Commercial Product newsBTC IBM's Food Blockchain Is Going Live With a Supermarket Giant on Board CoinDesk IBM wields blockchain tech to ensure food safety New York Business Journal Reuters  - IBM  - IBM  - Juniper Research all 88 news articles »
IBM Launches Blockchain Food Tracking Network, Joined by Retail Giant Carrefour - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 9 07:09, 2018 GMT
Forbes IMF Issues Stark Warning Over Bitcoin And Crypto 'Rapid' Growth Forbes The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned the "rapid growth" of bitcoin and cryptocurrency assets could create "new vulnerabilities in the international financial system," as the world's banks adjust to the recent bitcoin and blockchain boom ... and more »
IMF Issues Stark Warning Over Bitcoin And Crypto 'Rapid' Growth - Forbes
Tue Oct 9 08:06, 2018 GMT
Index joins international organisations in calling on Malta's government to hold a public inquiry into the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia. The post Groups call for public inquiry into Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Groups call for public inquiry into Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder
Tue Oct 9 07:56, 2018 GMT
Belfast-based Irish News security correspondent Allison Morris told Index on Censorship her concerns about the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill in its current form. The post Counter-terror bill will impact Northern Ireland’s journalists appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Counter-terror bill will impact Northern Ireland’s journalists
Tue Oct 9 03:11, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Accumulates, Bull Break-Out Likely newsBTC Though some regulators took their time to synthesis the effects of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology before devising fitting laws, the effect is all the same: governments are now aligning with FSB and Mark Carney previous statements. At the ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Accumulates, Bull Break-Out Likely - newsBTC
Tue Oct 9 05:32, 2018 GMT
Forbes Beyond CryptoKitties: Is There A Place For Blockchain In The B2C Market? Forbes “With blockchain , transactions, records, contracts and other documents are recorded and securely stored,” said Andrew Wong, a former JPM banker who left to join IDCM to pursue his dream of cryptocurrency . ... And so it is with blockchain . Why? Because ...
Beyond CryptoKitties: Is There A Place For Blockchain In The B2C Market? - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 18:22, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Europe's largest retailer is teaming up with IBM for blockchain -based tech to track chickens, eggs, and tomatoes to ... Business Insider Europe's largest retailer, Carrefour, is rolling out blockchain based ledger to track and trace chicken, eggs, and tomatoes as they travel from farms to stores. The blockchain technology, developed by IBM, will allow the company to trace the origins of ...
Europe's largest retailer is teaming up with IBM for blockchain-based tech to track chickens, eggs, and tomatoes to ... - Business Insider
Mon Oct 8 17:40, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Ledger: Soulja Boy's ' Bitcoin ' Millions, PwC Backs a Stablecoin, Tether Sinks Below $1 Fortune PricewaterhouseCoopers, the top accounting firm better known as PwC, is backing a cryptocurrency —specifically, a so-called stablecoin backed by the U.S. dollar. The accounting firm is partnering with Cred, a decentralized lending startup that's ... PwC and Cred Partner to Develop Cryptocurrency Trading Technology Bitcoin Magazine all 9 news articles »
The Ledger: Soulja Boy's 'Bitcoin' Millions, PwC Backs a Stablecoin, Tether Sinks Below $1 - Fortune
Mon Oct 8 19:15, 2018 GMT
The Total Censorship Era: Chinese Journalists Reflect on Their Experiences China Digital Times These accounts provide valuable firsthand details about dealing with propaganda directives, sensitive words on internet platforms, and other forms of censorship that they face as a matter of routine. One interviewee asks, “Right now, the scariest thing ... and more »
The Total Censorship Era: Chinese Journalists Reflect on Their Experiences - China Digital Times
Mon Oct 8 18:45, 2018 GMT
Fortune PwC Is Backing a USD Stablecoin Cryptocurrency in Challenge to Tether Fortune While the original dollar-backed stablecoin, Tether, has become so popular that it accounts for more Bitcoin trading volume than the U.S. dollar itself, doubts persist about whether it actually has a dollar in reserve for every coin on the market. PwC and Cred Partner to Develop Cryptocurrency Trading Technology Bitcoin Magazine all 9 news articles »
PwC Is Backing a USD Stablecoin Cryptocurrency in Challenge to Tether - Fortune
Mon Oct 8 10:46, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Binance Conquered The Cryptocurrency World With Help Of A Utility Token Forbes It has also moved its base of operations to the cryptocurrency friendly island of Malta in order to benefit from beneficial regulations and laws for the nascent blockchain technology. ... The Ethereum -based token has had an interdependent relationship ... and more »
How Binance Conquered The Cryptocurrency World With Help Of A Utility Token - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 19:15, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph CNBC's Ran Neuner Says ' Bitcoin Is About to Explode,' Points to Pending ETF Decision Cointelegraph Many point to a Bitcoin ETF helping Bitcoin reach more mainstream investors, since they would not have to directly invest in the underlying asset, in this case the cryptocurrency . If listed on a regulated U.S. exchange, a Bitcoin ETF could potentially ... Bitcoin ETF Chances Better than Expected after SEC Extension? Fox Business all 4 news articles »
CNBC's Ran Neuner Says 'Bitcoin Is About to Explode,' Points to Pending ETF Decision - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 8 14:51, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin's Theoretical Price Ceiling Is Now $100k Per Coin Seeking Alpha It is possible to identify a theoretical price ceiling for Bitcoin simply by measuring the maximum throughput of the network. The soft limit and the hard limit differ, but each tells a similar story. By comparing the price today to the theoretical ...
Bitcoin's Theoretical Price Ceiling Is Now $100k Per Coin - Seeking Alpha
Sun Oct 7 13:41, 2018 GMT
Forbes Optimism Surrounding SEC's Bitcoin ETF Approval Could Boost Bitcoin Price Massively By Mid-2019 Forbes September turned out to an overall bad month for cryptocurrencies, as improving market sentiment towards the end of August took a hit in early September after reports of Goldman delaying plans for its proposed cryptocurrency trading desk surfaced ...
Optimism Surrounding SEC's Bitcoin ETF Approval Could Boost Bitcoin Price Massively By Mid-2019 - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 14:35, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph TRON CEO Claims Today's Update Will Make It '200x Faster' Than Ethereum Cointelegraph “Decentralized internet” protocol TRON's TRX token surged almost 8 percent Monday, October 8, after CEO Justin Sun claimed its forthcoming update would see it beat Ethereum on speed and EOS on cost. Odyssey 3.1, the latest version of TRON, will go live ... and more »
TRON CEO Claims Today's Update Will Make It '200x Faster' Than Ethereum - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 8 14:28, 2018 GMT
Will people trust the social network's new consumer device after all those data security problems?
Facebook's Portal video device launches amid privacy concerns - CNET
Mon Oct 8 14:44, 2018 GMT
Syracuse.com John Katko, Dana Balter disagree over internet privacy laws Syracuse.com Congress last year revoked privacy rules that would have blocked internet service providers such as Spectrum from collecting or selling information about an individual's web browsing habits without their consent. Advocates for tougher privacy ...
John Katko, Dana Balter disagree over internet privacy laws - Syracuse.com
Mon Oct 8 13:43, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Ecosystems: It's All About Growth Forbes As I have written about before, we are in the middle of a sea change in terms of how commercial markets are organized. Much of this change is being driven by blockchain technology, which can be used to replace the vertical, siloed industry structures ...
Blockchain Ecosystems: It's All About Growth - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 10:42, 2018 GMT
Forbes Can Blockchain Really Bust Through Its Barriers In The Payment Space? Forbes This lack of speed makes Bitcoin ill-fitting for payment scenarios such as brick-and-mortar retail. Newer blockchains have been working on speed and scalability improvements. Blockchain -based financial platforms Ripple and Stellar both seek to match or ... Why Bitcoin Is Struggling to Become a Mainstream Currency PCMag Maturing Cryptocurrency Market Sees the Days of the “Crypto Cowboys” Dwindle newsBTC World Trade Organization Says Ripple Could Transform Global ... The Daily Hodl all 32 news articles »
Can Blockchain Really Bust Through Its Barriers In The Payment Space? - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 11:20, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin's Price Volatility Just Hit Another 15-Month Low CoinDesk More importantly, the leading cryptocurrency witnessed a trading range of $498 and $741 in the previous two weeks, respectively. The data indicate that BTC is being squeezed in an ever-narrowing price range and, as per technical rules, a decisive move ... Bitcoin's (BTC) Volatility at an 18 Month Low as Its Whitepaper Turns 10 Yrs Old This Month Ethereum World News (blog) all 14 news articles »
Bitcoin's Price Volatility Just Hit Another 15-Month Low - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 8 12:44, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin prices mildly higher as blockchain bulls tout volatility lull MarketWatch Bitcoin prices are trading marginally higher Monday as investors look for a catalyst to break prices out of their lull. In early Monday trading a single bitcoin BTCUSD, +1.71% was changing hands at $6,604.87 up 0.9% since Sunday at 5 p.m. Eastern Time ...
Bitcoin prices mildly higher as blockchain bulls tout volatility lull - MarketWatch
Mon Oct 8 09:25, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Messaging Giant Kakao Corp Releases Blockchain Platform Testnet Ahead Of Q1 2019 Launch Cointelegraph South Korea mobile messaging giant Kakao Corp. unveiled the testnet version of its new blockchain platform Monday, October 8, ahead of a formal launch in Q1 2019, local media outlet Korea Herald reports. The platform, dubbed Klaytn, is the brainchild ... Messaging Giant Kakao Launches Its Own Blockchain for Testing CoinDesk all 12 news articles »
Messaging Giant Kakao Corp Releases Blockchain Platform Testnet Ahead Of Q1 2019 Launch - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 8 11:41, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : Not For The Faint-Hearted Even When It Seems So Hated Seeking Alpha Every major crypto coin (COIN) - Bitcoin (BTC-USD), Bitcoin cash (BCH-USD), Ethereum (ETH-USD), Ethereum Classic (ETC-USD), Litecoin (LTC-USD), XRP (XRP-USD), ZCash (ZEC-USD), ZenCash (ZEN-USD) - is down in 2018 with an average decline of ... and more »
Bitcoin: Not For The Faint-Hearted Even When It Seems So Hated - Seeking Alpha
Mon Oct 8 11:40, 2018 GMT
Europe's largest retailer Carrefour SA has adopted blockchain ledger technology to track and trace chicken, eggs and tomatoes as they travel from farms to stores, and will deploy it across all of its fresh product lines in coming years.
Chickens and eggs: Retailer Carrefour adopts blockchain to track fresh produce
Mon Oct 8 11:31, 2018 GMT
Forbes Ready To Rumble: IBM Launches Food Trust Blockchain For Commercial Use Forbes After 18 months of testing, IBM's blockchain -based food traceability platform is now live for global use by retailers, wholesalers and suppliers across the food ecosystem. The launch marks the first time ever that an enterprise blockchain network has ... IBM's Food Blockchain Is Going Live With a Supermarket Giant on Board CoinDesk Understanding the trade-offs in blockchain Royal Gazette Chickens and eggs: Retailer Carrefour adopts blockchain to track fresh produce Channel NewsAsia all 22 news articles »
Ready To Rumble: IBM Launches Food Trust Blockchain For Commercial Use - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 12:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Why Now Is The Best Time To Embrace Blockchain Technology Forbes Blockchain , to those unfamiliar with the concept, is a hyperledger. This technology makes it possible for users to enjoy a transparent and distributed digital record of transactions while doing away with the need for a central database. By ...
Why Now Is The Best Time To Embrace Blockchain Technology - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 10:44, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship is urging the House of Lords to stop the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill being enacted in its current form. The House of Lords will begin considering the bill tomorrow. The post House of Lords must stop the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill in its tracks appeared first on Index on Censorship .
House of Lords must stop the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill in its tracks
Mon Oct 8 09:56, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship is shocked and saddened at the murder of a third journalist in the European Union in the last 12 months, following the killings of Daphne Caruana Galizia in Malta and Jan Kuciak and his partner in Slovakia. The post Bulgarian authorities must promptly investigate murder of Viktoria Marinova appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Bulgarian authorities must promptly investigate murder of Viktoria Marinova
Mon Oct 8 04:01, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Why cyber attack is the biggest risk for energy companies Financial Times Energy security is no longer about shortages of supply caused by Opec embargoes or the fear that Russia will cut off gas supplies flowing into Europe. The key issue now is the integrity of the computer systems through which supply, processing and ...
Why cyber attack is the biggest risk for energy companies - Financial Times
Mon Oct 8 08:32, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blow To Bitcoin As Coinfloor CEO Makes Worrying Warning Forbes The bitcoin price has ranged between $6,200 and $6,800 through September as investors eagerly await major cryptocurrency decisions from global regulators and the world's traditional financial services companies. Now, it's been revealed the UK's oldest ...
Blow To Bitcoin As Coinfloor CEO Makes Worrying Warning - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 07:04, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph From Encrypted Messaging to Critical Fire Systems: Blockchain for Security Sector Cointelegraph As the widespread perception of a robust link that exists between cryptocurrency and cybercrime taints the whole industry, many crypto ventures are eager to prove the stereotype inaccurate. This push resulted in creation of Blockchain Alliance, a ... and more »
From Encrypted Messaging to Critical Fire Systems: Blockchain for Security Sector - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 8 06:28, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Remains Supported Above $220 newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Remains Supported Above $220. Aayush Jindal | October 8, 2018 | 6:28 am. technical ... Ethereum price remained above key supports against the US Dollar and bitcoin . ETH/USD is placed nicely for more gains above the ... and more »
Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Remains Supported Above $220 - newsBTC
Mon Oct 8 00:53, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Bullish Breakout Finally Happening? Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin has been stuck inside its symmetrical triangle consolidation for quite some time now, but bulls seem to be getting the upper hand. Price is already closing above the triangle top to signal that a longer-term climb is underway. In addition, the ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Is That a Bullish Breakout Yet? newsBTC all 2 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Bullish Breakout Finally Happening? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Mon Oct 8 03:41, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Is That a Bullish Breakout Yet? newsBTC “Much of the excitement about blockchain technology has been centred on public permissionless blockchains used for cryptocurrencies. However ... In particular, it lauded bitcoin and ethereum for being pioneers in this space that is resilient to cyber ... and more »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Is That a Bullish Breakout Yet? - newsBTC
Mon Oct 8 03:02, 2018 GMT
The Star Online Aid groups use blockchain to ensure help reaches intended recipients The Star Online Blockchain is an online ledger of transactions spread across a global network of computers that use their processing power to verify any changes. It is most famous for being used to support virtual currencies like bitcoin , but can in practice be used ...
Aid groups use blockchain to ensure help reaches intended recipients - The Star Online
Mon Oct 8 02:45, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Tron Moving Monday Markets newsBTC Bitcoin is still static, unmovable from its $6,600 level where it has been for the past week or so. BTC has not really moved at all over the past 30 days either. There is no good news for Ethereum which also lacking momentum and still lulling around ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Tron Moving Monday Markets - newsBTC
Mon Oct 8 03:55, 2018 GMT
Irish Times State's bid to become key blockchain player gets major boost Irish Times Ireland has a growing number of indigenous and multinational companies operating in the blockchain space. These include Aid:Tech, ArcNet, Cirlce First Data and ConsenSys, a company established by Joe Lubin, co-founder of bitcoin rival ethereum . and more »
State's bid to become key blockchain player gets major boost - Irish Times
Mon Oct 8 02:46, 2018 GMT
EFF What's Next For Europe's Internet Censorship Plan? EFF Implementing these patches would at least demonstrate that the negotiators understand the magnitude of the damage the directive will cause to the Internet . From what we've gathered in whispers and hints, the leaders of the Trilogues recognise that ...
What's Next For Europe's Internet Censorship Plan? - EFF
Mon Oct 8 01:58, 2018 GMT
Boing Boing (blog) We've got a front-row seat for Europe's internet censorship plan Boing Boing (blog) The EU's wide-ranging plan for indiscriminate internet censorship has progressed from a vote in the European Parliament and now reps from the EU will meet with reps from the 28 countries that make up the EU to hammer out the final text that will be put ...
We've got a front-row seat for Europe's internet censorship plan - Boing Boing (blog)
Sun Oct 7 22:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin's Low Volatility Might Mean Price Manipulation Is Waning Bitcoinist At the hearing, the regulators toned down senators' concerns over the cryptocurrency's “extreme volatility.” As Fortune reported, SEC Chairman Jay Clayton said: Just recently the volatility in Bitcoin was not as great as the volatility we've seen in ...
Bitcoin's Low Volatility Might Mean Price Manipulation Is Waning - Bitcoinist
Sun Oct 7 15:10, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Binance's CEO and Team, attend Malta's First Ever Blockchain Summit Ethereum World News (blog) The country of Malta is spearheading the regulation of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology by being the first nation to issue clear legislation and/or guidelines on the industry. To promote the country as a hub for blockchain innovation, the ... Binance's Astronomical Success is Motivated By Advertises Faced in China CCN all 12 news articles »
Binance's CEO and Team, attend Malta's First Ever Blockchain Summit - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Oct 7 19:38, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Mining empty blocks is spiking on Ethereum – that could be a problem Ethereum World News (blog) The number of mined empty blocks has been increasing on the Ethereum blockchain at a steep rate – a 637% increase since September. There has also been a rise recently in “empties” produced by the Bitmain-controlled Antpool bitcoin mining pool. Twelve ...
Mining empty blocks is spiking on Ethereum – that could be a problem - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Oct 7 17:06, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin , Altcoin Prices Shun Volatility Amid Multi-Year Trade Volume Lows Cointelegraph In altcoin markets, smaller movements than usual came on the back of Bitcoin's recent stability, with Ethereum (ETH) dropping 0.3 percent on the day to trade around $222 at press time. On the week, ETH/USD lost about 4 percent, while still being up ... Mixed Cryptocurrency Market Performance Despite This Week's Flurry of Positive News Toshi Times all 2 news articles »
Bitcoin, Altcoin Prices Shun Volatility Amid Multi-Year Trade Volume Lows - Cointelegraph
Sun Oct 7 15:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Brexit, Blockchain And The Irish Border Forbes It is too easy, even lazy to argue that given the only large-scale engagement of blockchain has been to underpin Bitcoin . There are an increasing number of companies that are finding ways to incorporate the blockchain into their businesses as a means ... and more »
Brexit, Blockchain And The Irish Border - Forbes
Sun Oct 7 13:13, 2018 GMT
Motley Fool 10 Bitcoin Basics Every Crypto Investor Should Know Motley Fool To work, bitcoin has to be hard enough to crack that those seeking to put together a fraudulent chain of transactions can't outpace the true blockchain . That requires computing power, and it identifies what could eventually be a threat to the ... and more »
10 Bitcoin Basics Every Crypto Investor Should Know - Motley Fool
Sun Oct 7 12:20, 2018 GMT
Forbes Artisanal Blockchain : How Tech Companies Trace Fine Wines And Vanilla Back To Their Source Forbes Stella Parks knows her vanilla. “It may sound like a little bit of a pinkies out sommelier type situation,” quips the trained pastry chef and Serious Eats editor, but most tasters can figure out there's a difference between Tahitian and Madagascan ...
Artisanal Blockchain: How Tech Companies Trace Fine Wines And Vanilla Back To Their Source - Forbes
Sun Oct 7 04:08, 2018 GMT
Fortune Cyber Saturday—China's Chip Hack , Amazon and Apple's Denials, Google's Trust Reversal Fortune Jigsaw, an Alphabet unit that builds security , privacy , and anti- censorship tools, has released a new app called Intra. The app is designed to block DNS manipulation attacks, a censorship tactic that certain nation-states, like Venezuela and Turkey ... and more »
Cyber Saturday—China's Chip Hack, Amazon and Apple's Denials, Google's Trust Reversal - Fortune
Sun Oct 7 12:44, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Improving Ethereum (ETH) Is A Better Option than Creating New Blockchains Ethereum World News (blog) The ICO boom of 2017 and early 2018, ushered in a new era of individual blockchain projects that aimed to solve a lot of the issues on the Ethereum (ETH) network. The most prominent ones have so far released a final product in the form of a mainnet ...
Improving Ethereum (ETH) Is A Better Option than Creating New Blockchains - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Oct 7 10:33, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Sidechains Are Bringing ICOs to Bitcoin And That Might Change Crypto Funding CoinDesk By the end of the year, an initial coin offering, or ICO, will be launched on bitcoin . You heard that right – on bitcoin . While ethereum , the second largest blockchain by market cap, and other smart contract protocols, have been the choice for the ...
Sidechains Are Bringing ICOs to Bitcoin And That Might Change Crypto Funding - CoinDesk
Sun Oct 7 10:18, 2018 GMT
CleanTechnica Smart Contract Technical Underpinnings ( Blockchain Report Excerpt) CleanTechnica Blockchain is probably most widely known to the public as “having something to do with cryptocurrency and Bitcoin , right?,” which is partially correct, but the technology itself has a wide range of applications, some of which will be crucial in the ...
Smart Contract Technical Underpinnings (Blockchain Report Excerpt) - CleanTechnica
Sun Oct 7 10:23, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Japan Appoints Blockchain -Supportive New Minister of Science and Tech Ethereum World News (blog) Takuya Hirai – has been appointed by Japan's prime minister as the new Minister of Science and IT/Technology during a period when the country is turning its focus even more towards blockchain spreading around various sectors. The crypto-verse is ...
Japan Appoints Blockchain-Supportive New Minister of Science and Tech - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Oct 6 16:32, 2018 GMT
Boing Boing (blog) Democrats unveil " Internet Bill of Rights": transparency, privacy , control, notification, Net Neutrality ... Boing Boing (blog) The Democrats' newly unveiled " Internet Bill of Rights" enumerates ten rights that the party says it will enshrine in law, ranging from Net Neutrality to data portability to timely notification of breaches to opt-in for data collection, the right to ... The Internet Bill of Rights: Democrats are pushing to regulate online privacy TechSpot Silicon Valley congressman unveils an Internet Bill of Rights Washington Post all 28 news articles »
Democrats unveil "Internet Bill of Rights": transparency, privacy, control, notification, Net Neutrality ... - Boing Boing (blog)
Sat Oct 6 23:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bogart: Bitcoin is Close to Bottoming Out Bitcoinist Bogart, a partner at Blockchain Capital, believes the top-ranked cryptocurrency will soon begin to manifest another bull run based on the many recent positive developments occurring in the industry. Leading Investor: Crypto News Isn't A Catalyst, Bitcoin Will Bottom ... newsBTC Bitcoin [BTC] has bottomed, “crypto-bonfire” during next bull run, says Blockchain Capital partner AMBCrypto Cryptocurrency Expert Says Bitcoin is Close to Bottoming, Good News Have Almost No Effect on Price Toshi Times Bitcoin Exchange Guide  - Live Bitcoin News all 17 news articles »
Bogart: Bitcoin is Close to Bottoming Out - Bitcoinist
Sat Oct 6 21:17, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Pantera's Digital Asset Fund Down 72% In 2018, Bitcoin (BTC) 'Only' Down 50% Ethereum World News (blog) As such, many prominent members of the cryptocurrency Twitter community had a field day with the statistics contained in the report. Alex Kruger, a prominent cryptocurrency commentator, poked a bit of fund at the fund, seemingly building off the ever ... and more »
Pantera's Digital Asset Fund Down 72% In 2018, Bitcoin (BTC) 'Only' Down 50% - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Oct 6 21:34, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Volatility Hits 17-Month Low, What's Next? newsBTC Bitcoin is approaching its 10th anniversary this coming January, but it has only been in the past few years that the cryptocurrency has seen mainstream adoption, and signs of institutional and corporate adoption have only been seen over the past ... and more »
Bitcoin Volatility Hits 17-Month Low, What's Next? - newsBTC
Sat Oct 6 19:58, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin's Block Size Can Be Increased Without Hard Fork, Says Blockstream Co-Founder Cointelegraph Announced in reference to Ethereum's by its co-founder Vitalik Buterin in April 2018, the term implies a method of increasing the number of transactions that a blockchain can process. The idea of sharding is that for on-chain transactions, multiple ... Blockstream Co-Founder: Scaling Bitcoin (BTC) Doesn't Require A Hard Fork Ethereum World News (blog) It may now be possible to make major changes to Bitcoin without a hard fork Chepicap all 4 news articles »
Bitcoin's Block Size Can Be Increased Without Hard Fork, Says Blockstream Co-Founder - Cointelegraph
Sat Oct 6 20:31, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Maturing Cryptocurrency Market Sees the Days of the “Crypto Cowboys” Dwindle newsBTC Blockchain and cryptocurrency , although long posing a promising digital solution to many of the issues associated with archaic monetary and digital systems, may soon be growing out of its “Lambo” and “Crypto Bro Club” phase as the technologies see ...
Maturing Cryptocurrency Market Sees the Days of the “Crypto Cowboys” Dwindle - newsBTC
Sat Oct 6 17:18, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Or Bust: Can Software 'Orchestration' Boost Adoption Of Decentralized Apps? Forbes Though talking then about a bubble in the stock market, today a new bubble - around cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum over recent years - it is hard not to imagine that if such growth is to continue it will probably need the blockchain to eat ...
Blockchain Or Bust: Can Software 'Orchestration' Boost Adoption Of Decentralized Apps? - Forbes
Sat Oct 6 18:24, 2018 GMT
Forbes Tokenized Trade Associations? Government Blockchain Group Eyes Token Ecosystem Forbes New members looking to join the association or participate in special projects would have the option of paying with tokens purchased on an exchange, or with fiat or another cryptocurrency like bitcoin . Democratized Structure. At the very least, the ...
Tokenized Trade Associations? Government Blockchain Group Eyes Token Ecosystem - Forbes
Sat Oct 6 14:25, 2018 GMT
IPWatchdog.com Gamestatix Develops a Blockchain Platform to Correct Inequalities in Booming Gaming Market IPWatchdog.com Gamestatix intends to release an ERC-20 token that can be deployed on an Ethereum blockchain . Launched in 2014, this technology makes it possible for Gamestatix to pay in a cryptocurrency that could then be transferred more readily than Bitcoin .
Gamestatix Develops a Blockchain Platform to Correct Inequalities in Booming Gaming Market - IPWatchdog.com
Sat Oct 6 11:02, 2018 GMT
CleanTechnica What Is Consensus? ( Blockchain Report Excerpt) CleanTechnica Blockchain is probably most widely known to the public as “having something to do with cryptocurrency and Bitcoin , right?,” which is partially correct, but the technology itself has a wide range of applications, some of which will be crucial in the ...
What Is Consensus? (Blockchain Report Excerpt) - CleanTechnica
Sat Oct 6 13:48, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Yale University Investing in $400 Million Cryptocurrency Fund Ethereum World News (blog) For now, the fund being led by Ehrsam is planning to invest in early stage cryptocurrency -based projects, novel blockchain designs and digital asset exchanges. Given the timing of the report, which comes just days after Coinbase was valuated at a ... The most influential endowment manager just jumped into crypto with bets on two Silicon Valley funds CNBC Yale's Own “Warren Buffett” Takes Up Positions in Two Cryptocurrency Funds newsBTC Yale University Delves Into Cryptocurrency Market CryptoSlate Fox Business  - CCN  - MyBroadband all 57 news articles »
Yale University Investing in $400 Million Cryptocurrency Fund - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Oct 6 14:00, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Blockchain Grows Up as Bankers Take the Place of 'Crypto Cowboys' TheStreet.com Now that the price of Bitcoin has since collapsed to about $6,500, and another popular cryptocurrency , Ethereum , has similarly dropped to about $230 since peaking at $1,300 in January 2018, the "boat parties" aren't quite as common as they used to be, ... and more »
Blockchain Grows Up as Bankers Take the Place of 'Crypto Cowboys' - TheStreet.com
Sat Oct 6 09:50, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin – Is That the Bottom? The SEC May Have a Final Say on That Yahoo Finance Get Into Cryptocurrency Trading Today. At the time of writing, Bitcoin was down 0.51% to $6,605.9, a choppy start to the day seeing Bitcoin fall from a morning high $6,648.2 to a morning low $6,575.7 before regaining the $6,600 handle, moves in the ... US SEC Sets October 26 Deadline for Reviewing Nine Bitcoin ETF Applications Cointelegraph SEC Files Multiple Amendments Related to Bitcoin ETFs, Paving The Way for an Approval Ethereum World News (blog) SEC Asks for Additional Comment on Rejected Bitcoin ETFs CoinDesk Coingape  - CCN  - Bitcoin Magazine  - SEC.gov all 34 news articles »
Bitcoin – Is That the Bottom? The SEC May Have a Final Say on That - Yahoo Finance
Sat Oct 6 13:29, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Vitalik Buterin's Separation from Ethereum [ETH] Already in Progress? Ethereum World News (blog) Via his official Twitter handle, the co-founder of the second largest cryptocurrency Ethereum [ETH], first seat contender against Bitcoin BTC, Vitalik Buterin replied to the question if there are plans or any thoughts on detaching from the project ... Ethereum [ETH]'s Vitalik Buterin is NOT QUITTING Ethereum Foundation anytime soon AMBCrypto Forget Buterin's 500 TX/S, Researchers Explore 17,000 TX/S on ... CCN Vitalik Buterin Under Fire Over Ethereum's Premine CryptoGlobe The Daily Hodl all 20 news articles »
Vitalik Buterin's Separation from Ethereum [ETH] Already in Progress? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Oct 6 05:04, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Pigeoncoin (PGN) Hacked Due to Bitcoin Protocol Bug, Copycat Coins in Danger? newsBTC The delay cost the PGN network 235 million PGN coins, which is more than 25 percent of the cryptocurrency's circulating supply of 923 million PGN. The Pigeoncoin hack took place on September 27 with the crashing of its nodes and a double-spending ... and more »
Pigeoncoin (PGN) Hacked Due to Bitcoin Protocol Bug, Copycat Coins in Danger? - newsBTC
Sat Oct 6 08:01, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin news: How to keep YOUR cryptocurrency safe from hackers and theft Express.co.uk According to Steven Russo, founder of digital security company Krypti, this connectedness makes bitcoin increasingly susceptible to hacking. Mr Russo exclusively told Express.co.uk: “ Blockchain itself is safe, but there are two vulnerabilities: the ...
Bitcoin news: How to keep YOUR cryptocurrency safe from hackers and theft - Express.co.uk
Sat Oct 6 06:23, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Financial Future Your Freelance Work, With New Technologies Such As Blockchain Forbes When looking ahead to the future of work, if the freelance economy is to reach its full potential, provide both parties involved with the utmost value and make for a stellar user experience, it's clear more work has to be done, and utilizing blockchain ... and more »
The Financial Future Your Freelance Work, With New Technologies Such As Blockchain - Forbes
Sat Oct 6 03:08, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Maker Making Moves in Motionless Market newsBTC Bitcoin hasn't moved in 24 hours and is hovering around $6,600 where it was this time yesterday. BTC had a bit of a spurt a few hours ago adding 50 bucks to its price but on the day it is at the same level. Ethereum has nudged up a little, 1.6% to ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Maker Making Moves in Motionless Market - newsBTC
Fri Oct 5 23:04, 2018 GMT
Government Technology Should Organizations Just Pay the Bitcoin Ransom? Survey Says, 'No' Government Technology The port did not say how much the attackers asked for but there is some evidence of bitcoin ransomware attacks being cheaper just to pay off. ... NO: The two macro issues to deal with are system vulnerability and the need for cryptocurrency regulation. and more »
Should Organizations Just Pay the Bitcoin Ransom? Survey Says, 'No' - Government Technology
Sat Oct 6 03:07, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin 'Breakthrough' Claims Block Size Increase Possible Without Hard Fork CoinDesk In this way, Friedenbach's research addresses an issue cryptocurrency developers have been grappling with for ages: how, exactly, should bigger changes be made to a massive distributed system? Many would argue that more drastic bitcoin changes are, ...
Bitcoin 'Breakthrough' Claims Block Size Increase Possible Without Hard Fork - CoinDesk
Fri Oct 5 23:07, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin is close to bottoming, cryptocurrency expert says CNBC Bitcoin is close to bottoming, and once it rebounds, this week's developments will fuel its climb, said Spencer Bogart of cryptocurrency and blockchain venture firm Blockchain Capital. "We're down about 70 percent from our highs, so I think that ...
Bitcoin is close to bottoming, cryptocurrency expert says - CNBC
Fri Oct 5 16:48, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Time Magazine Includes Blockchain Startup in Its 50 'Genius Companies 2018' List Cointelegraph American journal Time Magazine has included a blockchain startup in its recent top 50 “Genius Companies 2018" list, published Thursday, October 4. In putting together the list, the magazine asked their editors and correspondents to name "businesses ... and more »
Time Magazine Includes Blockchain Startup in Its 50 'Genius Companies 2018' List - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 5 13:04, 2018 GMT
IT World Canada Tour Trend Micro's new cyber security research lab in Toronto IT World Canada Cyber threats are becoming increasingly sophisticated, targeting everything from your inbox to elections, and Canada sees its fair share of them. Between 2011 and 2015, the percentage of total cyber attacks targeting small organizations – in Canada, 98 ... and more »
Tour Trend Micro's new cyber security research lab in Toronto - IT World Canada
Fri Oct 5 11:00, 2018 GMT
CNN The average bitcoin investor is young, rich and male - CNN - CNN.com CNN Bitcoin's biggest backers are Millennial men who live in cities and make more than $75000 a year. The average bitcoin investor really is young, rich and male KXLH Helena News Starbucks may let customers pay with bitcoin CNNMoney all 15 news articles »
The average bitcoin investor is young, rich and male - CNN - CNN.com - CNN
Fri Oct 5 13:43, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Price Volatility Falls To Lowest Of 2018 Forbes Bitcoin prices have been fluctuating within a reasonably tight range in recent weeks. Compared to earlier this year, the cryptocurrency's volatility has fallen sharply, according to Bloomberg data compiled by U.S.-based asset manager Blockforce Capital.
Bitcoin Price Volatility Falls To Lowest Of 2018 - Forbes
Fri Oct 5 18:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin prices on track for most quiescent week in 2 years MarketWatch Digital currency prices are trading mostly unchanged Friday, continuing what's been a subdued week for the cryptocurrency market. Bitcoin , BTCUSD, -0.15% the world's largest digital currency, was changing hands at $6,548.31, down 0.1% since Thursday at ...
Bitcoin prices on track for most quiescent week in 2 years - MarketWatch
Fri Oct 5 19:40, 2018 GMT
They want mandatory opt-in on data collection and strong net neutrality protections to be the law of the land in 2019.
Democrats push for 'Internet Bill of Rights' to protect your privacy - CNET
Fri Oct 5 19:08, 2018 GMT
CNET Democrats push for an Internet Bill of Rights to protect consumer privacy CNET That could be changing, as Democrats and Republicans alike talk about regulating internet privacy . Events like massive Equifax security breach, Facebook's Cambridge Analytica scandal, and foreign interference in elections has gotten the attention of ... Silicon Valley congressman unveils an Internet Bill of Rights Washington Post all 17 news articles »
Democrats push for an Internet Bill of Rights to protect consumer privacy - CNET
Fri Oct 5 18:26, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Hovers Near 6600, While Most Top Coins See Little Price Volatility Cointelegraph Taking note of Bitcoin's relative price stability recently, twitter personality and crypto trader WhalePanda tweeted today: “With everyone launching their own stablecoin Bitcoin decided to be the ultimate stablecoin.” Ethereum (ETH) is down a marginal ...
Bitcoin Hovers Near 6600, While Most Top Coins See Little Price Volatility - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 5 16:07, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph US SEC Sets October 26 Deadline for Reviewing Nine Bitcoin ETF Applications Cointelegraph The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has outlined a time frame for reviewing proposed rule changes related to a series of applications to list and trade various Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded funds (ETFs). The review period affects nine ... SEC Asks for More Comments on Rejected Bitcoin ETFs CoinDesk Bitcoin [BTC]: SEC releases report for 'rule change' to approve a Bitcoin ETF AMBCrypto all 14 news articles »
US SEC Sets October 26 Deadline for Reviewing Nine Bitcoin ETF Applications - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 5 17:06, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Hits Inflection Point With Volatility at 17-Month Low Bloomberg Is this the start of a new phase for Bitcoin or the beginning of the end for the biggest cryptocurrency ? That seems to be the question being pondered by both proponents and skeptics with volatility lingering at the lowest level since before the epic ...
Bitcoin Hits Inflection Point With Volatility at 17-Month Low - Bloomberg
Fri Oct 5 14:29, 2018 GMT
CNN What you need to know before investing in cryptocurrency CNN Apps like RobinHood and exchanges like CoinBase make investing in bitcoin , ether and a dizzying number of other digital currencies as simple as pointing and clicking. Even banks ... Blockchain is the underlying technology that makes the whole thing work. and more »
What you need to know before investing in cryptocurrency - CNN
Fri Oct 5 15:00, 2018 GMT
Cryptocurrency Custodian BitGo Adds Stellar and Dash Fortune BitGo offers support for 85 cryptocurrencies through its custody product, including Bitcoin , Ethereum , Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, and Zcash. Last month, the company debuted BitGo Trust, a qualified custodian for digital assets, approved by financial ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Custodian BitGo Adds Stellar and Dash - Fortune
Fri Oct 5 15:14, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Chilean MPs Present Blockchain Adoption Resolution to Parliament Cointelegraph MP Calisto also stressed that blockchain technology could guarantee the accuracy of all information kept. Earlier in May the president of the Chilean Central Bank stated that he was considering introducing cryptocurrency regulation in the country. He ...
Chilean MPs Present Blockchain Adoption Resolution to Parliament - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 5 11:37, 2018 GMT
CCN The most influential endowment manager just jumped into crypto with bets on two Silicon Valley funds CNBC David Swensen, who's known as Yale's 'Warren Buffett' because of his investing success with the university's endowment, is making his first big bets on cryptocurrency following the recent swoon in the price of bitcoin and other digital currencies ... Yale University Has Invested in Two Cryptocurrency Funds: Report CCN all 18 news articles »
The most influential endowment manager just jumped into crypto with bets on two Silicon Valley funds - CNBC
Fri Oct 5 08:20, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Seoul Mayor Announces Five-Year Plan for Promoting Blockchain Industry Cointelegraph The mayor of Seoul has rolled out a project to boost the blockchain industry, including setting up an $88 million public-private fund. The mayor of Seoul has announced a five-year plan to develop the blockchain industry, which will set up a public ... and more »
Seoul Mayor Announces Five-Year Plan for Promoting Blockchain Industry - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 5 07:59, 2018 GMT
Blockonomi (blog) Argentina Will Have 30 Bitcoin ATMs by the End of the Year Blockonomi (blog) A new report suggests Argentina could be getting as many as 30 cryptocurrency ATMs by the end of the year. Digital assets have become a hot subject in South America, largely thanks to growing economic problems and inflation. The peso – the primary ... Zero to 30: Bitcoin ATMs Come to Argentina as Peso Dives and Inflation Soars CCN all 27 news articles »
Argentina Will Have 30 Bitcoin ATMs by the End of the Year - Blockonomi (blog)
Fri Oct 5 07:24, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Turns Boring as Speculative Frenzy Fades Into Apathy Bloomberg The words Bitcoin and boring have rarely been uttered in the same breath. But after a dizzying rally, a gut-wrenching crash and near-constant ups and downs over the past two years, the cryptocurrency did something strange in recent weeks: it stayed ... Bitcoin's rare month of calm shows frenzy turning into apathy Economic Times all 6 news articles »
Bitcoin Turns Boring as Speculative Frenzy Fades Into Apathy - Bloomberg
Thu Oct 4 20:37, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk BlackBerry Unveils Blockchain Partnership to Support Medical ... CoinDesk BlackBerry, the software company and former maker of an eponymous line of mobile phones, announced Thursday its plans for a new blockchain platform ... BlackBerry Introduces Blockchain-Backed Platform Focused on ... Cointelegraph BlackBerry Spark BlackBerry BlackBerry Brings its EoT Vision to Healthcare to Improve Patient Outcomes PR Newswire all 28 news articles »
BlackBerry Unveils Blockchain Partnership to Support Medical ... - CoinDesk
Fri Oct 5 08:28, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Watch: Here is Why $6600 is Significant for BTC newsBTC During the past two analysis, we discussed the importance of the $6,600 resistance for bitcoin price against the US Dollar. The BTC/USD pair failed on many occasions to clear the $6,580 and $6,600 resistance zone. Moreover, there was also no close ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Watch: Here is Why $6600 is Significant for BTC - newsBTC
Fri Oct 5 10:57, 2018 GMT
CNN The average bitcoin investor really is young, rich and male CNN The survey was conducted by Clovr, a company focused on promoting the mainstream adoption of blockchain technologies -- the digital ledgers that record bitcoin transactions. It is one of ... But the results will still be a blow to true cryptocurrency ...
The average bitcoin investor really is young, rich and male - CNN
Fri Oct 5 06:28, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD's Support Turned Key Resistance newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD's Support Turned Key Resistance. Aayush Jindal | October 5, 2018 | 6:28 am. technical ... Ethereum price is mostly consolidating against the US Dollar and bitcoin . ETH/USD could decline once again if there is no close ... and more »
Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD's Support Turned Key Resistance - newsBTC
Fri Oct 5 10:54, 2018 GMT
Join Index on Censorship, PEN International and Reporters Without Borders for a candlelight vigil to mark the one-year anniversary of the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia. The post Marking one year since the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia in Malta appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Marking one year since the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia in Malta
Fri Oct 5 09:02, 2018 GMT
Houston Chronicle Is it time to reconsider cryptocurrencies like bitcoin ? Houston Chronicle Bitcoin will turn 10 years old next month, so time to check with the bitcoin trading desk, where the cryptocurrency craze appears just as foolish as it did a year ago. One bitcoin is trading at $6,425, down from $19,650 on Dec. 16, 2017. Other popular ...
Is it time to reconsider cryptocurrencies like bitcoin? - Houston Chronicle
Fri Oct 5 02:09, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Overstock's Medici Ventures Invests in Blockchain Platform to Fight Wine Counterfeits Cointelegraph Overstock.com's venture capital subsidiary Medici Ventures has invested in Israeli-based technology company VinX to develop a blockchain -powered wine futures platform, according to a press release published October 4. The exact amount of the investment ... Overstock's investment arm funded blockchain for wine TechCrunch all 19 news articles »
Overstock's Medici Ventures Invests in Blockchain Platform to Fight Wine Counterfeits - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 5 09:18, 2018 GMT
On second thought: A decision to refuse visas to two award-winning Cuban artists has been reversed The post This week at Index: Cuban artists can come to the UK after all appeared first on Index on Censorship .
This week at Index: Cuban artists can come to the UK after all
Thu Oct 4 21:04, 2018 GMT
WSYR OCM BOCES sees another cyber security attack WSYR WSYR-TV - Another cyber -attack directed at the Central New York Regional Information Center has disrupted the network, causing huge problems for school districts across Central New York. OCM BOCES says staff have been working around the clock to ...
OCM BOCES sees another cyber security attack - WSYR
Fri Oct 5 01:28, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Alibaba Files Patent for Blockchain System That Allows 'Administrative Intervention' Cointelegraph Chinese e-commerce conglomerate Alibaba has filed a patent application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for a blockchain -based system that allows a third-party administrator to intervene in a smart contract in case of illegal activities. Alibaba Seeks Patent for Blockchain that Allows 'Administrator Intervention' CCN all 4 news articles »
Alibaba Files Patent for Blockchain System That Allows 'Administrative Intervention' - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 5 04:28, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: How High Can It Go? Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin price found support at the bottom of its rising channel visible on the 4-hour time frame but seems to be hitting an upside barrier. Price retreated upon testing the closest Fib extension level at the $6,626.3 area and could be due for another ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Nearby Upside Targets newsBTC all 2 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: How High Can It Go? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Fri Oct 5 02:44, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk ' Bitcoin's Blockchain technology will change EVERYTHING,' expert's BOMBSHELL prediction Express.co.uk Blockchain is a form of digital ledger technology based on the decentralised ideal of cryptocurrency . The technology, used by bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, is a growing list of records - called blocks - which are linked using cryptography to ...
'Bitcoin's Blockchain technology will change EVERYTHING,' expert's BOMBSHELL prediction - Express.co.uk
Thu Oct 4 20:41, 2018 GMT
InvestmentNews More big names in financial services enter the cryptocurrency world InvestmentNews The founder and executive chairman of Edelman Financial Services, an RIA with $22 billion in assets under management (not counting its merger with Financial Engines), has invested in Bitwise Asset Management, a firm creating cryptocurrency index funds ... Prominent Investor: The SEC's Approval Of a Bitcoin ETF Will Change Everything newsBTC Ric Edelman Invests in Cryptocurrency Indexer Bitwise Asset Management WealthManagement.com all 19 news articles »
More big names in financial services enter the cryptocurrency world - InvestmentNews
Thu Oct 4 23:06, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk A Multi-Million Dollar Bet Ethereum's Proof-of-Stake Isn't Coming Soon CoinDesk It's an idea that may sound blasphemous to developers building the world's second-largest blockchain , where plans have long been laid for a transition away from bitcoin's proof-of-work model to a more egalitarian alternative. Yet, entrepreneurs ... and more »
A Multi-Million Dollar Bet Ethereum's Proof-of-Stake Isn't Coming Soon - CoinDesk
Thu Oct 4 22:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Fundstrat Survey: 54% of Institutional Players Think Bitcoin Price Has Already 'Bottomed' Cointelegraph As much as 54 percent of respondents to the survey of institutions are optimistic about the cryptocurrency , saying that Bitcoin has already hit its lowest price point this year. Institutional players are also bullish in regards to the potential future ... Institutions More Bullish on Bitcoin than Retail Investors: Fundstrat CCN all 9 news articles »
Fundstrat Survey: 54% of Institutional Players Think Bitcoin Price Has Already 'Bottomed' - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 4 20:38, 2018 GMT
Mashable Russian government hackers mined bitcoin to fund attacks on FIFA, anti-doping agencies Mashable People are definitely spending bitcoin , just maybe not the kind of people proponents of cryptocurrency adoption had in mind. A lengthy indictment from the Justice Department dropped today, accusing seven Russian intelligence officers of conspiring to ... Russia used bitcoin to fund its cyberattacks, Justice Department says MarketWatch all 5,928 news articles »
Russian government hackers mined bitcoin to fund attacks on FIFA, anti-doping agencies - Mashable
Thu Oct 4 21:00, 2018 GMT
SlashGear Jigsaw app Intra released: Google tries to stop internet censorship SlashGear Jigsaw is a Google company – currently operating as their own incubator unit under Alphabet. Jigsaw aims to make the internet safer, and technology safer, and to use technology to make people safer. With Intra, they've created an app that protects ... Google releases Android encrypted DNS app that will help beat censorship Boing Boing (blog) Alphabet's new domain name tool could limit malware, censorship , and spying Fast Company The 'Intra' App Lets You Bypass Online Censorship , And Visit The Internet Without Restrictions India Times all 33 news articles »
Jigsaw app Intra released: Google tries to stop internet censorship - SlashGear
Thu Oct 4 17:39, 2018 GMT
CNBC Wall Street is calling a bottom in bitcoin , Fundstrat's Tom Lee says CNBC Wall Street is calling a bottom in bitcoin , Fundstrat's Tom Lee says. 4 Hours Ago. After Bitcoin's nearly 70 percent drop from its peak, Wall Street's major institutions are calling a bottom for the crypto, according to Fundstrat's Tom Lee. Watch CNBC ...
Wall Street is calling a bottom in bitcoin, Fundstrat's Tom Lee says - CNBC
Thu Oct 4 19:28, 2018 GMT
Tomorrow: come to our University of Chicago seminar on Renaissance censorship and internet censorship - Boing Boing (blog). Ada Palmer is a University of Chicago Renaissance historian (and so much more: librettist, science fiction novelist, and all-round polymath); she has convened a series of seminars at the University in collaboration with science and piracy historian ...
Tomorrow: come to our University of Chicago seminar on Renaissance censorship and internet censorship - Boing Boing (blog)
Thu Oct 4 13:42, 2018 GMT
Forbes Overstock.com's Medici Ventures Invests In VinX To Create Blockchain Wine Market Forbes Bullish on blockchain . While Overstock.com's own bitcoin investments may have waned, or at least shrunk, in the 2018 bear market, there is no doubting the progress that blockchain is feeling this year. Medici Ventures, headed up by president Jonathan ... Overstock's investment arm funded blockchain for wine TechCrunch Overstock's Medici Ventures Backs Firm Tackling Fake Wine With Blockchain CoinDesk all 17 news articles »
Overstock.com's Medici Ventures Invests In VinX To Create Blockchain Wine Market - Forbes
Thu Oct 4 19:10, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Spanish City of Valencia to Create 'Smart Port' Using Blockchain , Big Data Cointelegraph One of Spain's busiest ports based in the city of Valencia has announced the creation of a "smart port" which will use blockchain and big data technologies. The news was revealed in a release published Wednesday, Oct. 3, on the port's official website.
Spanish City of Valencia to Create 'Smart Port' Using Blockchain, Big Data - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 4 09:23, 2018 GMT
Tampa Bay Times Aid groups now using the same data technology as bitcoin Tampa Bay Times The UN's World Food Programme has been testing the use of blockchain technology since 2017 to manage aid for over 100,000 refugees in camps in Jordan, which hosts over 740,000 people from neighboring countries like war-torn Syria. It aims to extend it ... and more »
Aid groups now using the same data technology as bitcoin - Tampa Bay Times
Thu Oct 4 18:13, 2018 GMT
Boing Boing (blog) Google releases Android encrypted DNS app that will help beat censorship Boing Boing (blog) Google sister-company Jigsaw (previously) has released an Android app called Intra that encrypts DNS queries, which allows Android users to bypass one of the most common forms of internet censorship . At the technical level, the Intra app works by ... Alphabet's new domain name tool could limit malware, censorship , and spying Fast Company The 'Intra' App Lets You Bypass Online Censorship , And Visit The Internet Without Restrictions India Times all 33 news articles »
Google releases Android encrypted DNS app that will help beat censorship - Boing Boing (blog)
Thu Oct 4 15:26, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Report: Blockchain in Agriculture and Food Supply Will Be Worth $430 Million Cointelegraph Authored by Reportlinker, a report released this week “ Blockchain : Agriculture Market Forecast until 2023” foresees the sector growing from its current worth of $60.8 million to $429.7 million at a compound annual growth rate of 47.8 percent ... and more »
Report: Blockchain in Agriculture and Food Supply Will Be Worth $430 Million - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 4 18:13, 2018 GMT
One of the Russians accused by U.S. officials of conducting cyber attacks around the world is registered at an address in Moscow that has been identified by the U.S. government as a base of Russian military intelligence.
Address of Russian hacking suspect is a spy agency unit - records show
Thu Oct 4 16:21, 2018 GMT
Russia needs to study Dutch allegations over cyber attacks, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov was quoted as saying by Interfax news agency on Thursday.
Russia needs to study Dutch allegations over cyber attacks: Interfax
Thu Oct 4 13:43, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin on the rise; Gemini obtains insurance for its digital assets MarketWatch Cryptocurrency prices drifted higher Thursday, attempting to regain Wednesday's losses that took bitcoin , the world's largest digital currency, to a 10-day low toward $6,400. A single bitcoin BTCUSD, +1.62% was changing hands at $6,541.79, up 1.5 ...
Bitcoin on the rise; Gemini obtains insurance for its digital assets - MarketWatch
Thu Oct 4 15:05, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin was used to fund Russia's cyberattacks, Justice Department says MarketWatch The Justice Department indictment against seven Russian military officers for a series of alleged cyber attacks unveiled Thursday contained another allegation that Russia turned to bitcoin to fund its efforts. The indictment alleges that from December ... and more »
Bitcoin was used to fund Russia's cyberattacks, Justice Department says - MarketWatch
Thu Oct 4 12:19, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Won't Break $9000 This Year, Galaxy Digital's Novogratz Says Cointelegraph 2017, when cryptocurrency prices skyrocketed, Novogratz predicted that Bitcoin could climb as high as $45,000 within 12 months. In summer 2018, Novogratz slightly changed his mind, stating that mass adoption of cryptocurrencies and blockchain  ... Bitcoin [BTC] will cross $10000 mark next year, says Michael Novogratz AMBCrypto all 17 news articles »
Bitcoin Won't Break $9000 This Year, Galaxy Digital's Novogratz Says - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 4 14:15, 2018 GMT
Cheaters never prosper.
Malware scam targets Fortnite cheaters and their bitcoin wallets - CNET
Thu Oct 4 14:44, 2018 GMT
The electrical grid, telecommunications and municipal systems are vulnerable to hackers.
Campaign 2018: Cyberattacks on infrastructure could suppress voter turnout - CNET
Thu Oct 4 13:35, 2018 GMT
The Hill Irish data watchdog opens investigation into Facebook breach The Hill Ireland's internet privacy regulator has opened an investigation into the massive data breach Facebook announced last week affecting at least 50 million users. The Data Protection ... Regulation (GDPR). The investigation will focus on if Facebook is ... and more »
Irish data watchdog opens investigation into Facebook breach - The Hill
Thu Oct 4 10:13, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Air France-KLM signs up blockchain partnership Financial Times Air France-KLM said it was exploring ways to use blockchain -based technology to cut costs for flyers and increase profits for suppliers by cutting out middlemen. The airline said it had signed up a new partnership with Winding Tree, a specialist in ... Air France–KLM looks at blockchain to cut costs for flyers City A.M. all 13 news articles »
Air France-KLM signs up blockchain partnership - Financial Times
Thu Oct 4 13:26, 2018 GMT
Forbes Trick-Or-Treat: 13 Blockchain Companies By Industry That Will Have Your Cauldrons Bubbling For 2019 Forbes In its partnership with electronic dance music (EDM) producer, DJ 3LAU (aka Justin Blau), blockchain entertainment studio, Singular DTV, and festival promoter, Prime Social Group, Our Music Festival (OMF) provides a cryptocurrency ecosystem ...
Trick-Or-Treat: 13 Blockchain Companies By Industry That Will Have Your Cauldrons Bubbling For 2019 - Forbes
Thu Oct 4 12:06, 2018 GMT
The European Union's top officials expressed serious concern on Thursday about a cyber attack carried out against the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) in The Hague by Russia's military intelligence service.
Top EU officials deplore Russian cyber attack on chemical weapons body
Thu Oct 4 12:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Much Will Blockchain Really Affect Digital Marketing? Forbes In this article, I'd like to focus more on the impact that blockchain will have on the industry as a whole -- from content creators all the way to advertisers. Despite the confusion surrounding its technology, I believe that new blockchain applications ...
How Much Will Blockchain Really Affect Digital Marketing? - Forbes
Thu Oct 4 04:28, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Another Bullish Breakout Attempt? Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin is trading higher inside an ascending channel on the 1-hour chart, and support that coincided with the bottom of a long-term triangle held once more. Price is now at the mid-channel area of interest and sustained bullish pressure past this ... Bitcoin price: ' Bitcoin is here to stay' says Donald Trump appointee on future of crypto Express.co.uk all 21 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Another Bullish Breakout Attempt? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Thu Oct 4 10:08, 2018 GMT
The UK has overturned a decision to refuse visas to two award-winning Cuban artists who had been invited to take up a two-week artistic residency in Britain. The post UK overturns decision to refuse visas to award-winning Cuban artists appeared first on Index on Censorship .
UK overturns decision to refuse visas to award-winning Cuban artists
Thu Oct 4 07:53, 2018 GMT
Forbes Ethereum And Litecoin Could Be Boosted By An Exciting New Exchange Offering Forbes Ethereum , traded through the digital token ether, and litecoin could be about to join bitcoin in the futures market after U.S. retail brokerage TD Ameritrade announced it is investing in new cryptocurrency exchange, ErisX. TD Ameritrade's 11 million ... Stock brokerage giant TD Ameritrade bets on a new cryptocurrency exchange CNBC High-speed traders back new cryptocurrency market Financial News TD Ameritrade invests in cryptocurrency exchange ErisX Reuters newsBTC  - CCN all 102 news articles »
Ethereum And Litecoin Could Be Boosted By An Exciting New Exchange Offering - Forbes
Thu Oct 4 06:51, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Blockchain -Enabled Intelligent IoT Economy Forbes Clearly, there are multiple reasons as to why this is the case, but I firmly believe that one of those reasons is the convergence of IoT and Artificial Intelligence with Blockchain as the infrastructural backbone, which is unlocking the next step not ...
The Blockchain-Enabled Intelligent IoT Economy - Forbes
Thu Oct 4 05:02, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Startup Acinq Raises $1.7 Million to Double Down on Lightning CoinDesk Lightning isn't just a big hit with developers, the promising bitcoin technology is now attracting a little attention from investors. Acinq, one of the leading startups working on the lightning network, a top-level layer aiming to boost the number of ... and more »
Bitcoin Startup Acinq Raises $1.7 Million to Double Down on Lightning - CoinDesk
Thu Oct 4 02:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Report: Blockchain in Manufacturing Market Will Be Worth $500 Million by 2025 Cointelegraph A recent report by technology research company ReportLinker shows that blockchain technology in the U.S. manufacturing sector is expected to grow significantly from 2020–2025. While preparing the report, the authors split blockchain usage by ... and more »
Report: Blockchain in Manufacturing Market Will Be Worth $500 Million by 2025 - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 4 03:20, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk 'It could get really bad' - Bitcoin expert warns of IMMINENT DROP in cryptocurrency price Express.co.uk Yesterday bitcoin's price was $6,571 (£5,080) at its height, which dropped 2 percent to $6,436 (£4,976) over 24 hours. While only a small swing, the fact the price dipped below a key price point - known as a horizontal support - could be interpreted as ... Bitcoin Price Unexpectedly Rises to $6600, as Market Adds $5 Billion in Hours CCN all 2 news articles »
'It could get really bad' - Bitcoin expert warns of IMMINENT DROP in cryptocurrency price - Express.co.uk
Thu Oct 4 01:56, 2018 GMT
Alleged attacks include raids on the World Anti-Doping Agency, when athletes' data was published, and the US Democratic Party.
UK accuses Russia's GRU military intelligence of cyber attacks
Wed Oct 3 19:20, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph JPMorgan's Focus on Blockchain Is Part of Digital Transformation Roadmap, New Study Reveals Cointelegraph The bank remains, however, notably risk-averse when it comes to cryptocurrencies, with CEO Jamie Dimon making notorious anti- Bitcoin (BTC) remarks on several occasions. Nonetheless, other senior figures within the company have hinted at a potential ... and more »
JPMorgan's Focus on Blockchain Is Part of Digital Transformation Roadmap, New Study Reveals - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 3 21:45, 2018 GMT
Eater SF To Test Blockchain Technology, Oracle Turns to Local Beer Eater SF Blockchain , prized for its decentralized nature and security, is best known as the basis for exchanges of cryptocurrency like Bitcoin . But Oracle and others are betting on blockchain's more practical applications, which include supply chain tracking ...
To Test Blockchain Technology, Oracle Turns to Local Beer - Eater SF
Thu Oct 4 01:49, 2018 GMT
GRU orchestrated hacks on Democratic National Committee and World Anti-Doping Agency, says UK foreign secretary.
UK says Russian spy agency behind 'reckless' cyberattacks - CNET
Wed Oct 3 23:35, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph US: Legislators Introduce Bill to Find Common Definition of Blockchain Technology Cointelegraph The release notes that current definitions of blockchain technology in different draft bills differ. For this reason, the bill proposes that the U.S. Department of Commerce creates a working group formed both by federal officials and members of the ... US Lawmakers Push for ' Blockchain ' Definition in New Congressional Bill CoinDesk all 6 news articles »
US: Legislators Introduce Bill to Find Common Definition of Blockchain Technology - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 4 00:46, 2018 GMT
The U.S. government on Wednesday warned that a hacking group widely known as cloudhopper, which Western cybersecurity firms have linked to the Chinese government, has launched attacks on technology service providers in a campaign to steal data from their clients.
U.S. warns of new hacking spree from group linked to China
Wed Oct 3 23:53, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Could Be Killed By The Banks That Created It -- Here's Why Forbes Banks are in the midst of mobilizing their response to the emergence of bitcoin and blockchain . Some of that response has been an embrace. Elsewhere, it has had a firmer hand. The cryptocurrency XRP, better known as ripple, is one such way banks are ...
Bitcoin Could Be Killed By The Banks That Created It -- Here's Why - Forbes
Wed Oct 3 18:31, 2018 GMT
CNBC Stock brokerage giant TD Ameritrade bets on a new cryptocurrency exchange CNBC The U.S. brokerage firm announced a strategic investment in an exchange called ErisX, which offers both bitcoin spot and futures trading. “We wanted to find a platform that would be fully regulated, and something that has that capital markets feel ... High-speed traders back new cryptocurrency market Financial News TD Ameritrade invests in cryptocurrency exchange ErisX Reuters Major Wall Street Institutions are Finally Launching an Ethereum Futures Market newsBTC Crain's Chicago Business  - CCN all 91 news articles »
Stock brokerage giant TD Ameritrade bets on a new cryptocurrency exchange - CNBC
Wed Oct 3 22:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg From Pizza To Lambos: Charting Bitcoin's First Decade Bloomberg Ten years ago this month, Satoshi Nakamoto published a paper online introducing the concept of a “purely peer-to-peer version of electronic cash” called Bitcoin . But it wasn't until May 2010, when software developer Laszlo Hanyecz swapped 10,000 ...
From Pizza To Lambos: Charting Bitcoin's First Decade - Bloomberg
Wed Oct 3 19:35, 2018 GMT
Computerworld Blockchain -as-a-service predicted to be $7B market Computerworld The Azure service is open to a variety of blockchain protocols, supporting simple Unspent Transaction Output-based protocols (UTXO) like Hyperledger; more sophisticated Smart Contract-based protocols like Ethereum ; and others as they are developed ... Bitcoin price latest: Could Amazon and Microsoft boost bitcoin's price? Express.co.uk Major US Institution Bank of America Bullish on Blockchain Market Ethereum World News (blog) Blockchain could be a $7 billion market and a major boost to Amazon, Microsoft, Bank of America says CNBC Cointelegraph  - Bitcoinist all 30 news articles »
Blockchain-as-a-service predicted to be $7B market - Computerworld
Wed Oct 3 19:43, 2018 GMT
Facebook's lead regulator in the European Union, the Irish Data Protection Commissioner (DPC), on Wednesday commenced an investigation into a massive cyberattack on the social networking site that the company disclosed last week.
Facebook's lead EU regulator opens probe into data breach
Wed Oct 3 16:54, 2018 GMT
Mashable You can now save a whopping 58% on the NordVPN one-year deal Mashable NordVPN is offering advanced security , total internet freedom, and complete privacy , all for £3.84 a month as part of their one-year plan. Ideal for those not looking for a super long commitment. This price represents a 58% saving on list price. Over ... and more »
You can now save a whopping 58% on the NordVPN one-year deal - Mashable
Wed Oct 3 13:30, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Core 0.17.0 Is Released: Here's What's New Bitcoin Magazine This can make accounting easier and more convenient, and users can more easily benefit from increased privacy as the different wallets cannot be linked to each other by blockchain analysis. However, up until now, new wallets could only be created when ... and more »
Bitcoin Core 0.17.0 Is Released: Here's What's New - Bitcoin Magazine
Wed Oct 3 15:19, 2018 GMT
Journalists and authors question whether science is losing out to emotions at the launch of Index on Censorship magazine's Age of Unreason issue The post Storytelling and appealing to emotions are valid ways of arguing, debate panellists at Index autumn magazine launch appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Storytelling and appealing to emotions are valid ways of arguing, debate panellists at Index autumn magazine launch
Wed Oct 3 14:29, 2018 GMT
There's a 'chronic lack of demand' for bitcoin , says analyst MarketWatch Major cryptocurrency prices were trading firmly lower Wednesday, breaking a recent bout of mostly sideways trading. Bitcoin , the world's largest virtual currency, broke out of its $6,500 to $6,600 range and a single bitcoin BTCUSD, -0.62% was last ...
There's a 'chronic lack of demand' for bitcoin, says analyst - MarketWatch
Wed Oct 3 13:53, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin won't top $9000 by year's end, Novogratz says CNBC Novogratz, whose cryptocurrency -focused merchant bank Galaxy Digital went public on a Canadian stock exchange on earlier, called a bottom for bitcoin prices in September. Novogrtaz said Tuesday that said meaningful institutional investors money will ...
Bitcoin won't top $9000 by year's end, Novogratz says - CNBC
Wed Oct 3 12:00, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph 'Ethical Questions': Senior Executive Halts Wall Street Journal's Own Cryptocurrency Cointelegraph Russolillo teamed up with Japanese developer Makuto Takemiya to use Hyperledger's Iroha blockchain as the basis for WSJ Coin. The two fixed a supply of 8.4 billion units, which they arrived at by averaging the supply of the top ten cryptocurrencies by ... and more »
'Ethical Questions': Senior Executive Halts Wall Street Journal's Own Cryptocurrency - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 3 13:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes A First For Manhattan: $30M Real Estate Property Tokenized With Blockchain Forbes A luxury Manhattan condo development is getting a new digital home on the worldwide Ethereum blockchain . The building, a completed 12 unit construction with 1700 sq ft units located on 436 & 442 E 13th St in the East Village, is the first major asset ...
A First For Manhattan: $30M Real Estate Property Tokenized With Blockchain - Forbes
Wed Oct 3 07:50, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blow To Bitcoin As US Investment Trust Tanks Forbes But the way investors are buying into bitcoin and cryptocurrency is changing. It has been reported institutional investors, such as hedge funds, earlier this year replaced high net-worth individuals as the biggest buyers of bitcoin and cryptocurrency ... Bitcoin Investment Trust Shares Down 80 Percent, Investors Cite Low Prices, High Fees Cointelegraph Bitcoin Investment Trust Loses Luster Bloomberg US Bitcoin Investment Trust Drops to Lowest Levels in a Year newsBTC all 19 news articles »
Blow To Bitcoin As US Investment Trust Tanks - Forbes
Wed Oct 3 11:11, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Coinbase Rolls Out System to Free Up Stuck Bitcoin Payments CoinDesk With transaction fees "volatile and unpredictable," sending cryptocurrencies can sometimes be frustrating. So says U.S.-based crypto exchange Coinbase in a new blog post that sets out the issues rising from shifting miner fees, and exactly what it has ... and more »
Coinbase Rolls Out System to Free Up Stuck Bitcoin Payments - CoinDesk
Wed Oct 3 11:00, 2018 GMT
Intra looks to take on DNS manipulation used by governments to censor the internet.
Google tested out this security app with activists in Venezuela. Now you can use it too - CNET
Wed Oct 3 11:01, 2018 GMT
WIRED BitTorrent's Creator Wants to Build a Better Bitcoin WIRED On the technical side, the Chia cryptocurrency is the result of Cohen looking hard at the guts of Bitcoin and trying to design substitutes that are less dangerous to the planet, and more palatable to banks. “Satoshi was not a really great protocols ...
BitTorrent's Creator Wants to Build a Better Bitcoin - WIRED
Wed Oct 3 08:22, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price latest: Could Amazon and Microsoft boost bitcoin's price? Express.co.uk IBM recently landed a seminal five-year $740 million agreement with the Australian government to use blockchain to improve data security and automation across federal departments. Microsoft announced the launch of its Ethereum -based Azure cloud ... Bank of America: Blockchain Market Could Hit $7 Bln, Will Give Boost to Amazon, Microsoft Cointelegraph Blockchain could be a $7 billion market and a major boost to Amazon, Microsoft, Bank of America says CNBC all 18 news articles »
Bitcoin price latest: Could Amazon and Microsoft boost bitcoin's price? - Express.co.uk
Wed Oct 3 09:31, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal WSJCoin: Yes, We Created Our Own Cryptocurrency Wall Street Journal Traveling to Japan, a hotbed for cryptocurrencies, we found that creating a coin is relatively easy: Find a blockchain startup, watch the founder type some code on a screen and a cryptocurrency is born. No wonder there are more than 2,000 of them ... and more »
WSJCoin: Yes, We Created Our Own Cryptocurrency - Wall Street Journal
Wed Oct 3 08:07, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Can Blockchain Thrive In The Face Of European GDPR Blockade? Forbes “[Compliance and interpretation] will keep happening more and more once the first Blockchain - Bitcoin - is recognised by The SEC, likely 2019,” Power added. “This event is the catalyst to recognise crypto assets as an asset class here to stay, albeit ... CEO of Blockchain Browser Brave Urges US Senate to Consider European Privacy Standards Cointelegraph all 54 news articles »
How Can Blockchain Thrive In The Face Of European GDPR Blockade? - Forbes
Wed Oct 3 04:31, 2018 GMT
Glossy Beauty platforms have started using cryptocurrency to attract users Glossy Virtual currencies like Bitcoin have evolved from being a fringe hobby to a mainstream economy that will reach a total value of $1 trillion this year. Subsequently, beauty platforms are leveraging them and blockchain technology, which is a way of ...
Beauty platforms have started using cryptocurrency to attract users - Glossy
Wed Oct 3 00:26, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Investment Trust Shares Down 80 Percent, Investors Cite Low Prices, High Fees Cointelegraph Grayscale Investments Inc., the company behind GBTC, reportedly has $1.5 billion in assets under management, and is one of the largest cryptocurrency asset managers in the world. GBTC is an open-ended grantor trust, the purpose of which is to track BTC ... Bitcoin Investment Trust Loses Luster Bloomberg GBTC Premium Down 10%: Will Bitcoin Drop in Price or is ETF Hype Rising Again? CCN all 11 news articles »
Bitcoin Investment Trust Shares Down 80 Percent, Investors Cite Low Prices, High Fees - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 2 18:08, 2018 GMT
Forbes Why Blockchain Is No Silver Bullet For Cyber Threats Forbes Besides Blockchain itself a growing number of companies like Ethereum and Blockstack offer the same decentralized architecture to protect and authenticate all kinds of data. ... U.K.-based Quantum Resistant Ledger, for example, is experimenting with ...
Why Blockchain Is No Silver Bullet For Cyber Threats - Forbes
Tue Oct 2 20:05, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk ' Bitcoin Bug' Exploited on Crypto Fork as Attacker Prints 235 Million Pigeoncoins CoinDesk A severe bug discovered just weeks ago in bitcoin's code has been exploited – albeit on a lesser-known cryptocurrency . The developers behind the pigeoncoin cryptocurrency confirmed the exploit to CoinDesk on Tuesday, reporting that an unknown attacker ...
'Bitcoin Bug' Exploited on Crypto Fork as Attacker Prints 235 Million Pigeoncoins - CoinDesk
Tue Oct 2 22:44, 2018 GMT
Facebook Inc said on Tuesday that investigators have determined that hackers did not access other sites that use the social networking site's single sign-on in a massive cyberattack that the company disclosed last week.
Facebook says hackers did not use stolen logins on third-party sites
Tue Oct 2 14:56, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) Draconian Digital Search Laws Threaten Bitcoiners Passing Through Customs Bitcoin News (press release) News. Bitcoin .com has previously published guides on protecting your privacy and concealing your affinity for cryptocurrency when traveling abroad to avoid scrutiny. While owning cryptocurrency is not illegal, it may be enough to invite an enhanced search. and more »
Draconian Digital Search Laws Threaten Bitcoiners Passing Through Customs - Bitcoin News (press release)
Tue Oct 2 19:14, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Investment Trust Loses Luster Bloomberg Grayscale Bitcoin Investment Trust, or GBTC, which tracks Bitcoin's market price, has seen its net asset value hit its lowest point since the cryptocurrency's price surged late last year. Shares of GBTC are down around 80 percent since Bitcoin hit a ... GBTC Premium Down 10%: Will Bitcoin Drop in Price or is ETF Hype Rising Again? CCN all 5 news articles »
Bitcoin Investment Trust Loses Luster - Bloomberg
Tue Oct 2 20:44, 2018 GMT
Facebook Inc said on Tuesday that its investigators have determined that hackers did not access other sites that use the social networking site's single sign-on in a massive cyber attack that the company disclosed on Friday.
Facebook says hackers did not access other sites that use its login
Tue Oct 2 17:40, 2018 GMT
Here's what cooled the bitcoin trading frenzy MarketWatch In fact, the 30-day volatility index for the world's largest digital currency hit a 12-week low of 2.55% Tuesday, its lowest level since July 10 and more than 500 basis points lower from where it began the year at 8.02%, according to Buy Bitcoin Worldwide.
Here's what cooled the bitcoin trading frenzy - MarketWatch
Tue Oct 2 16:53, 2018 GMT
BBC News Could Blockchain solve Irish border issue? BBC News But just how he thinks a decentralised and immutable database will smooth the path of goods across the border is unclear. After all, the only large-scale deployment of blockchain to date has been in providing the infrastructure for Bitcoin , where, in ... Chancellor's blockchain idea is a desperate scrape of the Brexit barrel Financial Times UK Finance Minister: Blockchain Could Be Solution to Irish Border Trade Issue After Brexit Cointelegraph all 979 news articles »
Could Blockchain solve Irish border issue? - BBC News
Tue Oct 2 16:34, 2018 GMT
CNBC Blockchain could be a $7 billion market and a major boost to Amazon, Microsoft, Bank of America says CNBC Blockchain adoption will eventually be a multi billion-dollar opportunity for tech companies like Amazon and Microsoft, according to new estimates from Bank of America. Based on the analysis, the entire total addressable market for blockchain will ... and more »
Blockchain could be a $7 billion market and a major boost to Amazon, Microsoft, Bank of America says - CNBC
Tue Oct 2 16:28, 2018 GMT
This company will enable you to earn interest on your cryptocurrency MarketWatch Compound, a money-market protocol that runs on the ethereum blockchain —the distributed-ledger technology that underpins all cryptocurrencies—will enable crypto owners to lend out coins they are not using to suitors who have a need for crypto ...
This company will enable you to earn interest on your cryptocurrency - MarketWatch
Tue Oct 2 15:12, 2018 GMT
ABC News World's 1st blockchain university to begin teaching in 2019 ABC News The pioneers at Woolf University will use blockchain , the technology behind crypto-currencies such as bitcoin , to provide a system of one-to-one education that will prove cheaper for students and pay more for teachers. Forbes recently described the ... and more »
World's 1st blockchain university to begin teaching in 2019 - ABC News
Tue Oct 2 14:29, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Is About To Move--But In Which Direction? Forbes Market timing is the most difficult thing of all. It's the very skill that you need to have to make a fortune in the markets and funnily enough it is technically impossible to have. This is by way of apology for the market timing prediction I'm about ...
Bitcoin Is About To Move--But In Which Direction? - Forbes
Tue Oct 2 14:03, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin struggles for direction as traders pine for breakout MarketWatch “ Bitcoin price is consolidating on the back of low volume,” wrote Naeem Aslam, chief market analyst at Think Markets U.K., evident by futures volumes, which slumped to their lowest levels since Sept. 20 on the CME Group exchange with just 1,514 ...
Bitcoin struggles for direction as traders pine for breakout - MarketWatch
Tue Oct 2 11:58, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Chancellor's blockchain idea is a desperate scrape of the Brexit barrel Financial Times A blockchain , in its purest form, is an energy-intensive, slow, unwieldy bit of technology which keeps a record of cryptocurrency transactions. But that “currency” is nothing more than a string of digits. It doesn't exist outside of the internet. In ... and more »
Chancellor's blockchain idea is a desperate scrape of the Brexit barrel - Financial Times
Tue Oct 2 12:03, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal The Bots Manipulating Bitcoin's Price Wall Street Journal Investors know bitcoin's violent mood swings well. What they often don't know is that unscrupulous traders, wielding purpose-built software, can be behind them. Manipulation in cryptocurrencies is a growing concern for regulators—and even for some ...
The Bots Manipulating Bitcoin's Price - Wall Street Journal
Tue Oct 2 06:13, 2018 GMT
2 New Laws Tighten Internet -Connected Devices' Security Techwire.net Gov. Jerry Brown has signed two bills that could make manufacturers of Internet -connected devices more responsible for ensuring the privacy and security of California residents. Brown signed Assembly Bill 1906 by Assemblywoman Jacqui Irwin, ... and more »
2 New Laws Tighten Internet-Connected Devices' Security - Techwire.net
Tue Oct 2 11:15, 2018 GMT
Forbes Creating Scalability On Ethereum Forbes A challenge my team and I have encountered is achieving scalability on the Ethereum blockchain , which we use for payments on our platform. Others have discussed Ethereum's scalability in recent weeks. As alluded to here, what many overlook is that ... and more »
Creating Scalability On Ethereum - Forbes
Tue Oct 2 00:36, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bill Clinton: 'Permutations and Possibilities of Blockchain are Staggeringly Great' Cointelegraph Following a keynote address at the event, Clinton spoke with Gene Sperling, who was his economic advisor from 1996-2001, where they covered a range of topics from foreign policy and cultural issues to blockchain and cryptocurrency investing and banking. A former US president walks into a blockchain conference… TechCrunch What Is Bill Clinton Doing at a Cryptocurrency Event? Observer Bill Clinton: Over-Regulation Could Kill Blockchain's 'Golden Goose' CoinDesk TheStreet.com all 19 news articles »
Bill Clinton: 'Permutations and Possibilities of Blockchain are Staggeringly Great' - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 2 07:20, 2018 GMT
When Sunny Singh was writing her last novel, “Hotel Arcadia,” featuring an Indian protagonist caught in a terrorist siege, she received a response from a publisher she didn’t expect: “We already have our female war correspondent novel of the year.” They didn’t need another one. The post How the publishing industry systemically silences voices from marginalised groups appeared first on Index on Censorship .
How the publishing industry systemically silences voices from marginalised groups
Tue Oct 2 07:03, 2018 GMT
Asharq Al-awsat English Google Launches 'Abtal Al Internet ' Security Program for Children Asharq Al-awsat English The program also includes an amusing electronic game known as "A'lam Al Internet ", featuring many adventures that tackle electronic safety, learning about electronic fraud, avoiding cyber -bullying, basics of privacy and security , maintaining digital ...
Google Launches 'Abtal Al Internet' Security Program for Children - Asharq Al-awsat English
Tue Oct 2 06:25, 2018 GMT
Marking the 50th year anniversary of the end of UK theatre censorship ushered in by the Theatres Act of 1968, Index on Censorship hosted The Lord Chamberlain Regrets - Theatre and Censorship workshop looking at Noel Coward's controversial plays. The post Noel Coward’s censored plays brought to life at British Library appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Noel Coward’s censored plays brought to life at British Library
Tue Oct 2 06:41, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Adoption Could Be In For A Big Boost Forbes Bitcoin adoption, getting people to exchange their bitcoins for goods and services, continues to be a problem for cryptocurrencies — but that could be about to change as the closely watched Lightning Network continues to grow. Now, enterprising ...
Bitcoin Adoption Could Be In For A Big Boost - Forbes
Tue Oct 2 00:48, 2018 GMT
Forbes Federal Reserve VP Describes The Limits Cryptocurrency Partnerships Forbes Throughout the course of a 20 minute conversation, Cunha detailed some of the early stage blockchain experiments his team of 200 has undertaken using both ethereum and Hyperledger Fabric. ... Speaking on a panel about whether or not crytpocurrency ...
Federal Reserve VP Describes The Limits Cryptocurrency Partnerships - Forbes
Mon Oct 1 15:00, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Edge computing: the cyber security risks you must consider ZDNet Devices deployed as part of edge computing infrastructure aren't just at risk of digital attacks either: physical security needs to be a consideration, in addition to cyber security . "From a cyber -physical perspective you're not only protecting the ... and more »
Edge computing: the cyber security risks you must consider - ZDNet
Mon Oct 1 17:55, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Value Indicator - October 2018 Seeking Alpha Source: blockchain .com. That low point in unique addresses is a point where Bitcoin was hovering around $6,900 USD back around April 11, 2018. Using the seven-day average of the number of unique addresses (which smoothes out low points caused by ...
Bitcoin Value Indicator - October 2018 - Seeking Alpha
Mon Oct 1 21:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Lacklustre Markets See Bitcoin Dip Below $6600, Top Altcoins See Minor Losses Cointelegraph Nonetheless, after the asset's unprecedented September growth – which saw it briefly outflank Ethereum to claim the second spot ranking on CoinMarketCap listings – Ripple's weekly chart is still 14 percent in the green. On the month ... In a speech ... A former US president walks into a blockchain conference… TechCrunch Cryptocurrency Market Update: XRP Level With Ethereum as Ripple Swell Event Kicks Off newsBTC Bill Clinton: Over-Regulation Could Kill Blockchain's 'Golden Goose' CoinDesk Compelo  - Observer  - Hacked  - CoinMarketCap all 250 news articles »
Lacklustre Markets See Bitcoin Dip Below $6600, Top Altcoins See Minor Losses - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 1 17:36, 2018 GMT
What's the deal with blockchain in healthcare: 5 takeaways Becker's Hospital Review In recent years, there has been a flurry of excitement surrounding the use of blockchain technology to improve healthcare. Despite the buzz, most healthcare executives and providers aren't well versed in blockchain . During a panel discussion at Becker ...
What's the deal with blockchain in healthcare: 5 takeaways - Becker's Hospital Review
Mon Oct 1 23:17, 2018 GMT
Low-cost smartphones and mobile data are giving creative freedom to India's entertainment industry.
How a lesbian love story is bypassing the Indian censors
Mon Oct 1 23:05, 2018 GMT
ABC News Australia's surveillance laws could damage internet security globally, overseas critics say ABC News Australia's new technology surveillance laws are drawing increasing scrutiny from international privacy groups and technology companies. Crimes, smartphone applications and data can cross borders thanks to the internet , and the proposed legislation is ...
Australia's surveillance laws could damage internet security globally, overseas critics say - ABC News
Mon Oct 1 18:29, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Ends September With Lowest Price Volatility Seen in 15 Months CoinDesk Bitcoin traded in a range of just under $1,500 over the course of the month of September, its narrowest monthly trading range since July 2017, data reveals. At close of trading Sunday, bitcoin (BTC) officially ended the 30-day period with a trading ...
Bitcoin Ends September With Lowest Price Volatility Seen in 15 Months - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 1 20:01, 2018 GMT
CNBC Ripple's cryptocurrency product goes live for the first time with three financial firms CNBC Both of those countries have banned the controversial practice known as an initial coin offering, where blockchain ventures sell new digital tokens in exchange for cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ether, or cash. "If the industry in general got more ... Ripple says 3 clients are putting xRapid into full commercial use Yahoo Finance all 49 news articles »
Ripple's cryptocurrency product goes live for the first time with three financial firms - CNBC
Mon Oct 1 17:03, 2018 GMT
Forbes Hyperledger and Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Join Forces In Enterprise Blockchain Boost Forbes Initial coin offering and cryptocurrency markets may be stuck in a doldrums, but the enterprise blockchain space continues to plow new ground with Hyperledger and Enterprise Ethereum Alliance announcing a new collaborative framework on Monday. Two of Blockchain's Biggest Consortiums Just Joined Forces CoinDesk all 9 news articles »
Hyperledger and Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Join Forces In Enterprise Blockchain Boost - Forbes
Mon Oct 1 15:38, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum Startup Parity Adds Casper Code to Custom Blockchain Toolbox CoinDesk Parity Technologies has added an early version of ethereum's hotly anticipated Casper code change to its blockchain development platform, Substate. Released on GitHub yesterday, the code more specifically contains a mechanism to transition to the ... and more »
Ethereum Startup Parity Adds Casper Code to Custom Blockchain Toolbox - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 1 13:10, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Major Chinese Tech Magazine Adds Payment in Bitcoin to Show Blockchain 'Practicality' Cointelegraph Responding to queries about the BSTR move on social media, Chinese cryptocurrency news commentator cnLedger underlined the fact that by offering a Bitcoin subscription, the publication was not breaking the law. “Owning and investing in crypto is not ... A Heart Beat: China's Oldest Tech Publication to Accept Bitcoin Payments CCN all 20 news articles »
Major Chinese Tech Magazine Adds Payment in Bitcoin to Show Blockchain 'Practicality' - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 1 16:14, 2018 GMT
eWeek Web Founder Launches Inrupt to Improve Internet Privacy eWeek Nearly 30 years ago, Tim Berners-Lee created the World Wide Web as a new way to distribute information and knowledge. Now in 2018, Berners-Lee is concerned the web he helped to create has become increasingly centralized and puts user information at ... Web inventor Berners-Lee creates a new privacy first way of dealing with the internet ZDNet Web Inventor Tim Berners-Lee Takes On Digital Privacy PYMNTS.com all 98 news articles »
Web Founder Launches Inrupt to Improve Internet Privacy - eWeek
Mon Oct 1 15:52, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin and other cryptos won't dent gold's shine, says Morningstar analyst MarketWatch “Amid the growing hype, some even floated the idea that cryptocurrency could one day replace gold as one of the world's most widely accepted investment assets,” wrote Inton. “In order to assess the threat, we've created a framework to grade any asset ...
Bitcoin and other cryptos won't dent gold's shine, says Morningstar analyst - MarketWatch
Mon Oct 1 12:48, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin hovers near $6500, but will take months to repair technical damage, says chart expert MarketWatch In early Monday trading, bitcoin BTCUSD, +0.22% fetched $6,570.30, up 0.1% since Sunday's level at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on the Kraken cryptocurrency exchange. With the fourth-quarter under way, bitcoin bulls turned the calendar with renewed optimism ...
Bitcoin hovers near $6500, but will take months to repair technical damage, says chart expert - MarketWatch
Mon Oct 1 13:31, 2018 GMT
Forbes Ethereum Co-Founder Invests $6.5 Million In Former Competitors Forbes Ethereum co-founder Joe Lubin has formed an unusual partnership with DrumG, a stealth startup emerging today and founded by several senior level executives from R3, one of the ethereum blockchain's most heavily funded competitors.
Ethereum Co-Founder Invests $6.5 Million In Former Competitors - Forbes
Mon Oct 1 13:36, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Posted Positive Gains In Q3, But Ripple Won The Quarter Forbes This is no news to Bitcoin holders. However, it is important to keep in mind that sometimes you need to lose some battles in order to win the war and I think this is exactly what the bulls are thinking right now. During the past two months, the Bitcoin ...
Bitcoin Posted Positive Gains In Q3, But Ripple Won The Quarter - Forbes
Mon Oct 1 10:05, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Spain Remains a Primary Example of Blockchain Optimism on All Levels Cointelegraph The alliance has suggested addressing regulatory approaches for cryptocurrency use in Spain. According to the report, digital currencies such as Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH) and Litecoin (LTC) are currently “located in a gray area of ​​regulation. Ripple for Good to Promote Blockchain Education, Financial Inclusion Cryptovest all 16 news articles »
Spain Remains a Primary Example of Blockchain Optimism on All Levels - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 1 12:57, 2018 GMT
CNBC Five things that need to happen for blockchain to see widespread adoption, according to Deloitte CNBC "In contrast to some legacy transaction processing systems able to process tens of thousands of transactions per second, the Bitcoin blockchain can handle only three to seven transactions per second; the corresponding figure for Ethereum blockchain is ...
Five things that need to happen for blockchain to see widespread adoption, according to Deloitte - CNBC
Mon Oct 1 06:51, 2018 GMT
Forbes Entering The World of Blockchain Investment - Coins, Tokens and ETF Forbes But in those exchanges, you replace fiat for a cryptocurrency or the other way around. It's important for new crypto investors to keep in mind that blockchain does not equal Bitcoin : it is simply the technology behind it. That also means that investing ...
Entering The World of Blockchain Investment - Coins, Tokens and ETF - Forbes
Mon Oct 1 11:31, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Sign Emerges That Falling Bitcoin Price Just Might Have a Floor CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) seems to have built a base around a key moving average in the last four months, although, so far, it has not been able to produce a definitive bullish breakout. Throughout 2018, the leading cryptocurrency has set lower price highs ...
Sign Emerges That Falling Bitcoin Price Just Might Have a Floor - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 1 12:11, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship condemns the sentence handed down to Amal Fathy - an Egyptian woman who made a video about her experience of sexual harassment. The post Egypt sentences Amal Fathy for video on sexual harassment appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Egypt sentences Amal Fathy for video on sexual harassment
Mon Oct 1 10:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph China's Bitcoin Whale Li Xiaolai Halts Blockchain -Related Investments Cointelegraph China's Bitcoin 'tycoon' and serial investor Li Xiaolai will take a hands-off approach to future blockchain projects, he announced on social media Sunday, September 30. In an approach that appeared to take many by surprise, Li, well known as one of ... Chinese Bitcoin Billionaire Unexpectedly Exits Crypto Industry, Controversy Ensues Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin Tycoon Li Xiaolai Says He's Done Investing In Blockchain Projects Bitcoinist Bitcoin Daily: Ripple Surges, Chinese Billionaire Dumps Blockchain PYMNTS.com CCN  - TechNode all 8 news articles »
China's Bitcoin Whale Li Xiaolai Halts Blockchain-Related Investments - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 1 09:12, 2018 GMT
The Financial Conduct Authority says the bank did "too little, too late" to protect its customers
Tesco Bank fined £16.4m over cyber-attack
Mon Oct 1 09:15, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price today: Will bitcoin fall below $1? How much does bitcoin cost today? Express.co.uk The year 2018 saw bitcoin peak at £15,000 ($19,562.85) but it has also hit lows of £4,600 ($6,001.50) on February 16. Bitcoin is now trading at £5,069.90 ($6,612.11) as of 8am, according to fool.co.uk. The forecast for the virtual currency suggests the ...
Bitcoin price today: Will bitcoin fall below $1? How much does bitcoin cost today? - Express.co.uk
Mon Oct 1 09:43, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin – Bulls Look to Shake Off 2-Months in the Red Yahoo Finance Bitcoin rose by just 0.37% on Sunday, partially reversing a 0.65% decline on Saturday, to end the week down 1.31% to $6,621.9, the week's loss contributing to September's 5.61% fall, while Bitcoin managed to gain 3.6% for the September quarter. and more »
Bitcoin – Bulls Look to Shake Off 2-Months in the Red - Yahoo Finance
Mon Oct 1 09:28, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Primed for More Gains newsBTC There was a sharp downside correction from the $6,794 high in bitcoin price against the US Dollar. The BTC/USD pair traded below the $6,600 support level, but declines were protected well above $6,400. A low was formed at $6,451 and it seems like there ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Primed for More Gains - newsBTC
Mon Oct 1 04:07, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Bulls Stay in Control Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin still seems to be stuck inside its symmetrical triangle consolidation on the 4-hour chart but continues to climb inside a rising channel on the shorter-term time frames. Price is pulling back to the channel support and a bounce could take it up ... Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis: BTC/USD Remains in Uptrend Above ... newsBTC all 512 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Bulls Stay in Control - Ethereum World News (blog)
Mon Oct 1 04:06, 2018 GMT
Pensions & Investments Blockchain eyed for small-cap liquidity Pensions & Investments Proponents and developers of distributed ledger technology — the infrastructure called blockchain used in cryptocurrency trading and settlements that connects computers that verify and validate transactions — said it has the potential to make small ...
Blockchain eyed for small-cap liquidity - Pensions & Investments
Mon Oct 1 06:43, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Buyers In Control Above $223 newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Buyers In Control Above $223. Aayush Jindal | October 1, 2018 | 6:30 am. sleepwalking ... Ethereum price is showing bullish signs against the US Dollar and bitcoin . ETH/USD is facing resistances near the $236 and $238 ... and more »
Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Buyers In Control Above $223 - newsBTC
Mon Oct 1 08:59, 2018 GMT
Britain's markets watchdog has fined Tesco 16.4 million pounds ($21.4 million) for failing to protect account holders at its bank from a "forseeable" cyber attack two years ago.
UK watchdog fines Tesco $21.4 million for bank cyber failings
Mon Oct 1 06:24, 2018 GMT
Forbes Massive 'Inevitable' Bitcoin Prediction Made By Malta's Prime Minister Forbes Malta's attitude to bitcoin and blockchain has been praised by the global cryptocurrency industry, with the CEO of Binance, Changpeng Zhao, saying the company will be investing in Malta to help grow its local blockchain industry and local ... and more »
Massive 'Inevitable' Bitcoin Prediction Made By Malta's Prime Minister - Forbes
Mon Oct 1 07:37, 2018 GMT
The post Egypt: “People are being hunted because of what they say on social media” appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Egypt: “People are being hunted because of what they say on social media”
Mon Oct 1 05:58, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Australian Record Scalability Blockchain : How Crypto Is Stepping Into the Land Down Under Cointelegraph At 40,000 tx/second, Red Belly is able to process information on an immutable network at a capacity that is 6,666 times larger than the Bitcoin network and about 1,600 times bigger than the Ethereum blockchain network. .... The shift in focus from PoW ...
Australian Record Scalability Blockchain: How Crypto Is Stepping Into the Land Down Under - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 1 04:27, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Some Hesitation After Bullish Breakout? newsBTC Bitcoin capped off yet another month in the red yet a good number of analysts still expect price to make a strong rebound before the end of the year. In particular, Tom Lee predicts that the catalysts set to roll in early 2019 could be enough to lead ...
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Some Hesitation After Bullish Breakout? - newsBTC
Mon Oct 1 04:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Future Of Bitcoin Mining In Québec Could Rest On Monday's Parliamentary Elections Forbes While neither the Liberals, CAQ nor the separatist Parti Québécois, which is expected to place third, have taken an official stance on bitcoin mining, many locals regard CAQ's platform as being, on the whole, friendlier to the blockchain industry. Thus ...
The Future Of Bitcoin Mining In Québec Could Rest On Monday's Parliamentary Elections - Forbes
Mon Oct 1 04:05, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Ledger: Why Crypto's Newest Venture Capitalist Bet Millions on an Ethereum 'Stablecoin' Fortune 12:05 AM EDT. Andreessen Horowitz, the prominent Silicon Valley venture capital firm, revealed Monday that it invested $15 million in “MakerDAO,” a so-called stablecoin project built on the Ethereum blockchain . The deal is the first to ... Unlike a ...
The Ledger: Why Crypto's Newest Venture Capitalist Bet Millions on an Ethereum 'Stablecoin' - Fortune
Mon Oct 1 01:43, 2018 GMT
Ars Technica Justice Department Sues to Stop California Net Neutrality Law New York Times The California law positioned the state as a standard-bearer for internet regulation. The state's net neutrality rules follow the creation of an internet privacy law in June. And like California's auto emissions laws that forced automakers to adopt the ... The Trump administration is suing California to quash its new net neutrality law Washington Post Calif. enacts net neutrality law—US gov't immediately sues to block it [Updated] Ars Technica Gov. Jerry Brown signs bill to restore net neutrality in California NBCNews.com CNNMoney  - Gizmodo  - Reuters all 2,104 news articles »
Justice Department Sues to Stop California Net Neutrality Law - New York Times
Sun Sep 30 21:20, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Chinese Bitcoin Billionaire Unexpectedly Exits Crypto Industry, Controversy Ensues Ethereum World News (blog) You may not know his name, but Li Xiaoli, China's in-house Bitcoin billionaire and blockchain investor, is one of the most well-known, experienced individuals in the entire cryptosphere. However, despite his prestige in this nascent industry, he has ... Chinese Billionaire Bitcoin Investor 'Done' Investing in Blockchain Projects CCN all 3 news articles »
Chinese Bitcoin Billionaire Unexpectedly Exits Crypto Industry, Controversy Ensues - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 30 19:11, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Hodler's Digest, September 23-30: Walmart Embraces Blockchain , Google Does 180 On Crypto-Ad Ban Cointelegraph Nobuaki Kobayashi, the trustee of defunct cryptocurrency exchange Mt.Gox, released a new statement this week that recorded the liquidation of almost 26 billion yen ($230 million) in Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash in around four months.Kobayashi, who is ... Crypto Month in Review: Google Reverses Ban, Blockchain Legally Defined in US newsBTC all 5 news articles »
Hodler's Digest, September 23-30: Walmart Embraces Blockchain, Google Does 180 On Crypto-Ad Ban - Cointelegraph
Sun Sep 30 16:38, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Makes Second Straight Monthly Loss in September CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) is reporting losses for a second straight month, but there are hints of a bullish breakout ahead in the fourth quarter. At press time, the leading cryptocurrency is trading at $6,570 – down 6.30 percent from September's opening price of ... Leading Analyst: $6000 Is Key For Bitcoin (BTC), Momentum Is Reversing Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin Price Stabilizes Above $6600; Bullish Bias Still Intact Hacked Tom Lee: Bitcoin Price Starting to Reverse, 2 Catalysts Will Drive it Higher in 2018 CCN Smartereum all 8 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Makes Second Straight Monthly Loss in September - CoinDesk
Sun Sep 30 16:03, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Bitcoin's 10th Birthday Won't Be a Happy One Wall Street Journal Last year was a blockbuster for the cryptocurrency , which got its start in 2008. Its price soared 1,375% in 2017 as ... Ether, the native token for the Ethereum network and the second-biggest cryptocurrency after bitcoin , was down 51%, according to ... Bitcoin Price Watch: Week in Review for the Leading Figure of Crypto NullTX all 3 news articles »
Bitcoin's 10th Birthday Won't Be a Happy One - Wall Street Journal
Sun Sep 30 17:29, 2018 GMT
Forbes What Can Blockchain Really Do For The Food Industry? Forbes Blockchain was initially developed as part of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin , but the technology in the cryptocurrency context looks different from how it's being developed for the food space. Bitcoin's blockchain is an immutable digital ledger that works ... and more »
What Can Blockchain Really Do For The Food Industry? - Forbes
Sun Sep 30 15:06, 2018 GMT
CleanTechnica What Is Blockchain ? ( Blockchain Report Excerpt) CleanTechnica Blockchain is probably most widely known to the public as “having something to do with cryptocurrency and Bitcoin , right?,” which is partially correct, but the technology itself has a wide range of applications, some of which will be crucial in the ...
What Is Blockchain? (Blockchain Report Excerpt) - CleanTechnica
Sun Sep 30 14:31, 2018 GMT
Fortune Blockchain Startups' Latest Attention Grab: Snapping up Nobel Prize-Winning Brains Fortune In August, funding from initial coin offerings, which are used as an alternative to public offerings by companies in the cryptocurrency business, dropped to the lowest in 16 months, according to data from Autonomous Research. Bitcoin , the oldest ... New Weapon for Blockchain Startups: Nobel Prize-Winning Brains Bloomberg all 5 news articles »
Blockchain Startups' Latest Attention Grab: Snapping up Nobel Prize-Winning Brains - Fortune
Sun Sep 30 10:01, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Crypto Week In Review: Ethereum Futures to Debut, Coinbase to Add New Tokens newsBTC For those who are unaware, LedgerX is a cryptocurrency investment platform that currently offers mostly Bitcoin -focused products and solutions, like its ever so popular BTC options vehicle, which allows investors to speculate on the future price of the ... and more »
Crypto Week In Review: Ethereum Futures to Debut, Coinbase to Add New Tokens - newsBTC
Sun Sep 30 13:08, 2018 GMT
New York Post Bitcoin is only useful to people who don't want to get caught New York Post If I'm ever going to bet on Manchester United with a bookie in Hong Kong or launder my drug money out of Mexico City, I guess I'll have to get myself some bitcoin . Or maybe I'll practice a broken English accent and make believe I'm from Nigeria so I ...
Bitcoin is only useful to people who don't want to get caught - New York Post
Sun Sep 30 10:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bacteria Bio May Help Account for Bitcoin Movements Bitcoinist Of course, when there's nothing left to feed on the bacteria dies — but Goorha didn't mention this phase, presumably finding it irrelevant to cryptocurrency . The same cycle is repeated by most living organisms and some scientists even predict that ...
Bacteria Bio May Help Account for Bitcoin Movements - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 30 09:21, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) 36% of BTC in Circulation Is Lost, Making Bitcoin Technically More Scarce Ethereum World News (blog) In new findings by two research firms – Chainalysis and Diar – data has been made available on the reality of the amount of Bitcoin (BTC) actually available in circulation for the regular guy like you and I. According to coinmarketcap.com, the ... and more »
36% of BTC in Circulation Is Lost, Making Bitcoin Technically More Scarce - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 30 10:09, 2018 GMT
Why are universities in America and increasingly in Britain introducing measures to protect students from speech and texts they might find harmful? The post Battle over free speech: Are trigger warnings, safe spaces and no-platforming harming young minds? appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Battle over free speech: Are trigger warnings, safe spaces and no-platforming harming young minds?
Sat Sep 29 20:12, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Leading Analyst: $6000 Is Key For Bitcoin (BTC), Momentum Is Reversing Ethereum World News (blog) On Friday, Tom Lee, who recently revealed that he expects for Ethereum to eclipse $1,900 by year's end, made an appearance on Bloomberg to discuss Ethereum's cousin or near relative, so to speak. Opening the cryptocurrency segment, the Bloomberg host ... Tom Lee: Bitcoin Price Starting to Reverse, 2 Catalysts Will Drive it Higher in 2018 CCN all 3 news articles »
Leading Analyst: $6000 Is Key For Bitcoin (BTC), Momentum Is Reversing - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 30 06:17, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg New Weapon for Blockchain Startups: Nobel Prize-Winning Brains Bloomberg With cryptocurrency mania over for now, blockchain startups need to dig a little deeper to attract attention. Their latest secret weapon: Nobel laureates. ... Bitcoin is evil,” Paul Krugman, a 2008 laureate, wrote in his New York Times column in ...
New Weapon for Blockchain Startups: Nobel Prize-Winning Brains - Bloomberg
Sun Sep 30 00:59, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Web inventor Berners-Lee creates a new privacy first way of dealing with the internet ZDNet He's not the first. People are sick of having their personal data locked in the hands of giant corporations. Adding insult to injury, as one privacy -scandal and security -hole follows another--Apple, Facebook, and Google in just the last few weeks--it's ... The Inventor of the World Wide Web Plans to Start a New Internet to Take on Google and Facebook Newsweek all 9 news articles »
Web inventor Berners-Lee creates a new privacy first way of dealing with the internet - ZDNet
Sat Sep 29 22:07, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Blinded by the Light: Why Top Economists Are Wrong About Bitcoin Bitcoinist A long list of award winning economists have railed against Bitcoin and cryptocurrency , predicting spectacular failure. Nobel prize winner Paul Krugman has predicted the total collapse of Bitcoin because of its deflationary nature, going as far to call ... and more »
Blinded by the Light: Why Top Economists Are Wrong About Bitcoin - Bitcoinist
Sat Sep 29 22:55, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ripple Taking a Proactive Approach to Cryptocurrency Industry Ethereum World News (blog) While the particular program chosen for cross-border transactions by PNC does not involve the direct use of XRP for liquidity, the partnership does provide a strong marker of adoption for the overall field of cryptocurrency and blockchain . PNC ... Markets Update: Digital Asset Consolidation and Accumulation Continues Bitcoin News (press release) Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), VeChain (VET), Ripple and XRP, Wanchain (WAN), Zcash (ZEC): Crypto News Flash The Daily Hodl all 78 news articles »
Ripple Taking a Proactive Approach to Cryptocurrency Industry - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 29 21:01, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Fidelity Expressing Further Interest in the Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Industry newsBTC Several years ago, Fidelity placed themselves in a leading position for financial companies in the cryptocurrency industry, taking small, albeit major, steps to understand Bitcoin and the blockchain . Fidelity's CEO, Abby Johnson, spoke about the ... 72-year-old Fidelity bets on the future with blockchain , virtual reality and AI CNBC all 4 news articles »
Fidelity Expressing Further Interest in the Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Industry - newsBTC
Sat Sep 29 20:34, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ripple Leads Crypto Coalition Seeking Gov't Oversight Encouraging Crypto, Blockchain Cointelegraph In June, SEC chairman Jay Clayton claimed that major cryptocurrency Bitcoin (BTC) is not a security due to its function as a replacement for sovereign currencies. Around a week later, a senior SEC official claimed that the top altcoin Ethereum (ETH ...
Ripple Leads Crypto Coalition Seeking Gov't Oversight Encouraging Crypto, Blockchain - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 29 17:43, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Opera Enables Built-in Ethereum Support, Integrating Web3 Capabilities Ethereum World News (blog) Opera seems to be destined to become the browser par excellence for all users of cryptocurrencies and services based on blockchain technologies. After a substantial investment of more than 50 million dollars by Bitmain, this new business orientation ... Opera Partners With Ledger Capital to Explore Blockchain Applications Cointelegraph Opera partners with Ledger Capital to grow blockchain technology initiative | Opera Opera all 14 news articles »
Opera Enables Built-in Ethereum Support, Integrating Web3 Capabilities - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 29 18:05, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Cryptocurrency Markets Mainly See Red, Bitcoin Hovers Below $6600 Cointelegraph Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Index. In contrast, Ethereum (ETH), the second cryptocurrency by market cap, is seeing some gains today. Ethereum is up around 1.8 percent over the past 24 hours, trading at around $231. Bitcoin Slightly Retraces to $6500 after Decent Rally, Ripple Gains Another 5% CCN Analyst: Bitcoin Momentum is Building, a Price Breakout Imminent newsBTC Ethereum [ETH] falls into the bear trap, becomes biggest loser among top 5 cryptocurrencies after BCH AMBCrypto all 85 news articles »
Cryptocurrency Markets Mainly See Red, Bitcoin Hovers Below $6600 - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 29 19:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Doomsday for Ethereum ? Why Some Analysts Are Shorting ETH Bitcoinist ... ago among Bitcoin developers. They decided against allowing more data on the blockchain , citing concerns of scalability. ... There is a reason for phrases like “ Bitcoin believer” and “ cryptocurrency evangelist.” It's because a lot of people are in ... and more »
Doomsday for Ethereum? Why Some Analysts Are Shorting ETH - Bitcoinist
Sat Sep 29 17:26, 2018 GMT
CBS News Can blockchain save local journalism? CBS News The goal is a marketplace for news owned and operated by journalists and citizens, funded in part by cryptocurrency . The information is archived using blockchain , decentralized and publicly owned online storage – a way to keep facts in the open and ... and more »
Can blockchain save local journalism? - CBS News
Sat Sep 29 15:29, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Prominent Investor: Bitcoin Trend Reversal is Imminent, Big Rebound Likely newsBTC Bitcoin has lost more than 70% of its value in 2018. But it's not too late for a rebound, says Fundstrat's Tom Lee. The co-founder of Fundstrat said in an interview with Bloomberg that he sees various catalysts that could still drive the BTC price ... and more »
Prominent Investor: Bitcoin Trend Reversal is Imminent, Big Rebound Likely - newsBTC
Sat Sep 29 12:00, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Russia's 'Disappointing' Cryptocurrency Legislation: Why Experts Consider the Bill a Failure Cointelegraph According to Artem Tolkachev, the self-proclaimed “first” lawyer in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) to begin working with Bitcoin (BTC) and blockchain startups, the reason the crypto bills didn't make it on the July agenda was “because of ...
Russia's 'Disappointing' Cryptocurrency Legislation: Why Experts Consider the Bill a Failure - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 29 13:02, 2018 GMT
CNBC 72-year-old Fidelity bets on the future with blockchain , virtual reality and AI CNBC The firm is spending billions of dollars to compete in new technologies like blockchain , artificial intelligence and virtual reality. According to executives .... CEO Abby Johnson led the charge into cryptocurrency , one of the riskiest and most ... and more »
72-year-old Fidelity bets on the future with blockchain, virtual reality and AI - CNBC
Sat Sep 29 13:55, 2018 GMT
Forbes 9 Blockchain And Cryptocurrency Companies All Set For 2019 Forbes By incorporating the best parts of both Bitcoin and Ethereum , Qtum is a secure smart contract solutions representing what could eventually be a next phase of blockchain . The company recently released their x86 virtual machine, which will propel its ...
9 Blockchain And Cryptocurrency Companies All Set For 2019 - Forbes
Sat Sep 29 09:09, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Why Ethereum (ETH) Is Well Placed to Tokenize Securities Ethereum World News (blog) With blockchain technology, such securities can be notarized – as was seen with the government of Austria issuing bonds on the Ethereum network – or they can be tokenized. A token on the ETH network is created through smart contracts and can be ...
Why Ethereum (ETH) Is Well Placed to Tokenize Securities - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 29 07:09, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Austria Falls Deeper into Debt, Turns to Ethereum Blockchain for Help Bitcoinist This is good news for cryptocurrency prices. It means publicity for the actual value of the technology. Austria is known for being relatively conservative. If the country is able to find uses for the Ethereum blockchain , other governments are likely to ...
Austria Falls Deeper into Debt, Turns to Ethereum Blockchain for Help - Bitcoinist
Sat Sep 29 01:34, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Opera Partners With Ledger Capital to Explore Blockchain Applications Cointelegraph Opera has partnered with blockchain advisory and financial services firm Ledger Capital to explore possible blockchain applications, according to a press release published September 28. Per the announcement, the two companies are looking to investigate ... Opera Has Built-in Ethereum Support, Major Browsers to Integrate Web 3.0 CCN Ethereum [ETH] supported Opera Labs arrives for desktops, cryptocurrency wallet integrated AMBCrypto all 6 news articles »
Opera Partners With Ledger Capital to Explore Blockchain Applications - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 29 02:03, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC a Commodity, Not Property Subject to Capital Gains Tax newsBTC Bitcoin prices are sensitive to regulatory news and this week's judgment that Bitcoin is a commodity did spur more confusion. Needless, prices are largely unaffected and are in fact stable adding two percent in the last week. Like last week, traders ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC a Commodity, Not Property Subject to Capital Gains Tax - newsBTC
Fri Sep 28 23:40, 2018 GMT
Washington Post Tech companies are open to privacy regulations. Congress should act. Washington Post That reality is even more reason for federal lawmakers to take care as they consider a regulatory framework to govern how Internet providers and platforms handle users' data. Representatives from some of Facebook's fellow top technology and ...
Tech companies are open to privacy regulations. Congress should act. - Washington Post
Fri Sep 28 22:49, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph WSJ: $88.6 Million in Illicit Funds Funneled Through Cryptocurrency Exchanges Cointelegraph To conduct its investigation of crypto money laundering, WSJ reportedly developed a computer program that tracked funds from over 2,500 suspected investment frauds, blackmail schemes and other alleged crimes that used BTC and Ethereum (ETH). and more »
WSJ: $88.6 Million in Illicit Funds Funneled Through Cryptocurrency Exchanges - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 28 20:08, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum Security Lead Joins Effort to Oust Blockchain's Big Miners CoinDesk A notable voice is joining the ranks of ethereum developers who are seeking to block powerful ASIC miners from earning an outsized share of the platform's valuable ether cryptocurrency . In an developer meeting Friday, Martin Holst Swende, security lead ...
Ethereum Security Lead Joins Effort to Oust Blockchain's Big Miners - CoinDesk
Fri Sep 28 21:25, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Samourai Wallet Stops Showing Fiat Value of Bitcoin Balances CoinDesk Privacy-focused bitcoin wallet Samourai is dropping fiat conversions from its platform, the company announced Friday. The Samourai Wallet's latest release includes a number of changes, including the fact that it is now available in 12 different ...
Samourai Wallet Stops Showing Fiat Value of Bitcoin Balances - CoinDesk
Fri Sep 28 21:35, 2018 GMT
Ars Technica Cloudflare gets into registrar business with wholesale domains and free privacy Ars Technica Earlier this year, the company rolled out a new, free DNS service to help Internet users evade censorship (including an encrypted DNS service to evade surveillance of domain address queries). Now, the company has announced a barrage of ... While ... and more »
Cloudflare gets into registrar business with wholesale domains and free privacy - Ars Technica
Fri Sep 28 22:07, 2018 GMT
Government Technology California Governor Approves Bills Tightening Security , Privacy of IoT Devices Government Technology Gov. Jerry Brown has signed two bills that could make manufacturers of Internet -connected devices more responsible for ensuring the privacy and security of California residents. The governor's office announced on September 28 that Brown had signed the ... and more »
California Governor Approves Bills Tightening Security, Privacy of IoT Devices - Government Technology
Fri Sep 28 16:08, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Can blockchain transform healthcare IT? ZDNet Blockchain not only has the potential to impact the healthcare industry -- it might even transform the sector some day. But it's still early in the process of adoption. And as with other industries, the true influence of blockchain on how health ...
Can blockchain transform healthcare IT? - ZDNet
Fri Sep 28 18:11, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Analyst: Bitcoin Momentum is Building, a Price Breakout Imminent newsBTC September has been an unusual month for the cryptocurrency markets, mainly because altcoins haven't been following Bitcoin , making individual moves that appear to be largely news based. XRP, for instance, has had a great month, which is due to news ... and more »
Analyst: Bitcoin Momentum is Building, a Price Breakout Imminent - newsBTC
Fri Sep 28 19:33, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Luxury Watchmaker Hublot Unveils New Model, Available for Bitcoin Only Cointelegraph Swiss luxury watch brand Hublot has unveiled its new watch Big Bang Blockchain in an official announcement September 19. The new model has been released to commemorate the upcoming 10th anniversary of Bitcoin (BTC). As per Hublot's release, the ... and more »
Luxury Watchmaker Hublot Unveils New Model, Available for Bitcoin Only - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 28 09:06, 2018 GMT
Quartz One of the world's largest crypto companies is hedging against the crypto market Quartz In 2015, a subsidiary of Bitmain took over a massive bitcoin mine in Inner Mongolia to try its hand digging for digital gold. When Quartz visited this mine in 2017, the decaying industrial park had employed about 50 people maintaining 25,000 machines ... Market Downtrend? These Cryptocurrency Companies Attempting IPOs Aren't Fazed newsBTC all 42 news articles »
One of the world's largest crypto companies is hedging against the crypto market - Quartz
Fri Sep 28 15:47, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : Hash Rate Says Higher Price Seeking Alpha In fact, it is virtually unprofitable at the current price of Bitcoin (BTC-USD). And, yet, miners continue to mine Bitcoin (and every other cryptocurrency ) and are pushing new levels for their accomplished mathematic equations. Given the expense of the ... and more »
Bitcoin: Hash Rate Says Higher Price - Seeking Alpha
Fri Sep 28 16:24, 2018 GMT
CNBC Congress members ask SEC chairman for clarity on cryptocurrency regulation CNBC Calls for more clarity on cryptocurrency regulation are now coming from Congress, not just bitcoin fanatics. More than a dozen members of the House of Representatives sent a letter to Securities and Exchange Chairman Jay Clayton Friday urging his ...
Congress members ask SEC chairman for clarity on cryptocurrency regulation - CNBC
Fri Sep 28 11:15, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Breakout Elusive As Price Retreats from One-Week Highs CoinDesk While that argument sounds logical, a bullish breakout would be confirmed only after the cryptocurrency has found acceptance above the top edge of the three-month-long narrowing price range. However, crossing that key price hurdle is proving a tough ... and more »
Bitcoin Breakout Elusive As Price Retreats from One-Week Highs - CoinDesk
Fri Sep 28 15:53, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal How Dirty Money Disappears Into the Black Hole of Cryptocurrency Wall Street Journal To examine the scope of crypto money laundering, the Journal built computer programs that tracked funds from more than 2,500 suspected investment frauds, hacks, blackmail schemes and other alleged crimes that used bitcoin and Ethereum by analyzing ...
How Dirty Money Disappears Into the Black Hole of Cryptocurrency - Wall Street Journal
Fri Sep 28 15:23, 2018 GMT
BitTorrent and Tron hope to successfully integrate blockchain technology with the popular file-sharing protocol. The idea of adding rewards and 'payments' to BitTorrent is controversial, but the team stresses that all blockchain enhancements will be open source and backward compatible. They also call on third-party torrent clients to embrace their plan. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
BitTorrent and Tron Hope Other Clients Will Embrace ‘Paid’ Seeding
Fri Sep 28 14:35, 2018 GMT
Forbes Crypto-Caribbean: The World's Most Idyllic Blockchain Sandbox Forbes The concept of a financial or technology sandbox, popularized over the last decade, is gaining sway around the world, particularly as regulators try to put cryptocurrency , blockchain and technology genies back in the bottle and under observation ...
Crypto-Caribbean: The World's Most Idyllic Blockchain Sandbox - Forbes
Fri Sep 28 11:16, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Shanghai Hongkou District Court: Ethereum Is Protected by Law newsBTC The incident includes several events, dating as far back as August 2017, when the mentioned company issued tokens to raise Bitcoin and Ether. Less than a month later, on September 4, they decided to return the raised funds in Ethereum to one of the ... and more »
Shanghai Hongkou District Court: Ethereum Is Protected by Law - newsBTC
Fri Sep 28 14:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Walmart's Blockchain Offers Tech Fix, But There's More To Leafy Greens Than Data Forbes Enter blockchain . Blockchain is a technology originally developed as part of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin , but the Walmart-IBM blockchain operates somewhat differently. This blockchain is a consortium, meaning it can only be joined by members of Walmart ... and more »
Walmart's Blockchain Offers Tech Fix, But There's More To Leafy Greens Than Data - Forbes
Fri Sep 28 14:08, 2018 GMT
The OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Harlem Désir, has today written to the UK government to express his concerns about the impacts of the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill on media freedom, which Index on Censorship and others have criticised. The post Harlem Désir: UK counter-terrorism bill “risks creating a chilling effect on journalistic freedom” appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Harlem Désir: UK counter-terrorism bill “risks creating a chilling effect on journalistic freedom”
Fri Sep 28 12:50, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin hovers around $6500, but momentum is building, says analyst MarketWatch While altcoins, the group of smaller coins beyond the popular bitcoin , have bounced around in ranges of more than 30% this week, bitcoin has been oscillating either side of $6,500. In Friday trading the price of a single bitcoin BTCUSD, -1.75% was last ...
Bitcoin hovers around $6500, but momentum is building, says analyst - MarketWatch
Fri Sep 28 12:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: Is Bitcoin Bottoming out? Bitcoinist Following a steady day of price action around $6,500, Bitcoin price exploded to $6,750. With such a fast move to the upside, we take a look at what's happening price action going into the weekend.
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Is Bitcoin Bottoming out? - Bitcoinist
Fri Sep 28 13:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph 'Active Scam': MetaMask Adds Optional Block of Top Ethereum Decentralized App Cointelegraph Cryptocurrency wallet and Ethereum decentralized app (DApp) extension MetaMask has blocked the most popular DApp for Ethereum , 333ETH. The Next Web reported on the block Friday, September 28. 333ETH promises “lifelong” payouts of Ether (ETH) to ... and more »
'Active Scam': MetaMask Adds Optional Block of Top Ethereum Decentralized App - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 28 12:28, 2018 GMT
Phys.Org The flipside of the Bitcoin : How blockchain could underpin sustainable energy Phys.Org There's a lot of buzz about distributed ledger technology, commonly known as " blockchain ", being the future of financial and legal transactions, but it also has the potential to help tackle a far trickier problem… climate change.
The flipside of the Bitcoin: How blockchain could underpin sustainable energy - Phys.Org
Fri Sep 28 09:28, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Targets New Weekly High newsBTC After a brief struggle to break $6,540, buyers finally gained momentum to push bitcoin price higher against the US Dollar. The BTC/USD pair traded higher and broke the $6,550 and $6,580 resistance levels. There was even a close above the $6,620 level ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price: Bullish Chart Pattern Forming DailyFX all 2,983 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Targets New Weekly High - newsBTC
Fri Sep 28 12:04, 2018 GMT
Google, Facebook, Amazon Wait To See If Congress Whiffs On Consumer Privacy Investor's Business Daily The FTC is investigating Facebook's possible noncompliance with a 2012 consent decree on consumer privacy protection. The agency in 2013 ended a Google probe after the internet search giant agreed to voluntarily change its business practices. The FTC ...
Google, Facebook, Amazon Wait To See If Congress Whiffs On Consumer Privacy - Investor's Business Daily
Fri Sep 28 03:50, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Market Update: Litecoin Lights up The Top Twenty newsBTC Bitcoin has made 2.6% on the day to trade at just below $6,700. BTC has been oscillating between $6,400 and $6,800 for most of September with no real momentum coming to take it above $7,000. Ethereum has fared a little better during Asian trading today ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Market Update: Litecoin Lights up The Top Twenty - newsBTC
Fri Sep 28 08:40, 2018 GMT
The UK has refused visas for a second time to two award-winning Cuban artists who had been invited to take up a two-week artistic residency. The post This week at Index: British values don’t extend to welcoming foreign artists appeared first on Index on Censorship .
This week at Index: British values don’t extend to welcoming foreign artists
Fri Sep 28 08:56, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Dominance Is Crashing -- Here's Why Forbes Bitcoin dominance — bitcoin's share of the total cryptocurrency market capitalization — has been in freefall in the second half of this month after hitting year-to-date highs in mid-September. Bitcoin's contribution to the total cryptocurrency market ...
Bitcoin Dominance Is Crashing -- Here's Why - Forbes
Fri Sep 28 06:00, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Why Analysts See Bitcoin Breaking Out of the $8800 Resistance Level Very Soon newsBTC Considering past instances, it's worth noting that the last three times that these two gauges crossed this year Bitcoin's price subsequently rose. When these two gauges crossed in mid-August, the cryptocurrency's price rose by 21% over the next few ... Bitcoin [BTC]'s price position is far better than Ethereum [ETH] and other cryptocurrencies, says Novogratz AMBCrypto This Trader Shorted Bitcoin to $5950 on CNBC, Bitcoin Price Now at $6500 CCN all 51 news articles »
Why Analysts See Bitcoin Breaking Out of the $8800 Resistance Level Very Soon - newsBTC
Fri Sep 28 03:05, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Tom Lee: Ethereum Will 'Rally Strongly' up to $1900 by the End of 2019 Cointelegraph Ethereum all time price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Ethereum Price Index. In July, Lee reiterated his bull position in regard to major cryptocurrency Bitcoin (BTC), claiming that the cryptocurrency could trade between $22,000 and $25,000 by the end of ... Beaten-down cryptocurrency ether is about to 'rally strongly,' says Wall Street's Tom Lee CNBC Crypto Bull Thomas Lee Says Ethereum Is Poised for a Big Rally Bloomberg all 16 news articles »
Tom Lee: Ethereum Will 'Rally Strongly' up to $1900 by the End of 2019 - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 28 04:20, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Bullish Breakout Alert! newsBTC Then again, bitcoin price is trading above the 200 SMA dynamic inflection point to reflect stronger bullish pressure. This could spur a bullish crossover soon, especially since it seems the moving averages are just oscillating. In that case, price ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Finally a Triangle Breakout! Ethereum World News (blog) all 30 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Bullish Breakout Alert! - newsBTC
Fri Sep 28 06:03, 2018 GMT
Balkan Insight Serbia Tightens Cyber - Security As Internet Crime Rises Balkan Insight Serbia's government plans to strengthen the country's cyber - security and the capacity of the police and military to prevent hacking attacks amid a marked rise last year in hi-tech crime. According to the Cybercrime Strategy, Serbia will establish ...
Serbia Tightens Cyber-Security As Internet Crime Rises - Balkan Insight
Fri Sep 28 02:23, 2018 GMT
GCN.com Considerations for a successful blockchain pilot GCN.com Findings: Before beginning to develop a blockchain application, it is necessary to evaluate the business problem that is being addressed. Each pilot should have shared data, multiple writers, low trust, immutability, opportunities for disintermediation ...
Considerations for a successful blockchain pilot - GCN.com
Fri Sep 28 02:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Swiss-Based Asset Management Firm to Introduce Metals-Backed Cryptocurrency Cointelegraph Earlier this month, Cointelegraph reported that a Swiss-based venture dubbed komgo SA — which is set to go live later this year — is going to digitize trade and commodities finance processes through a blockchain -based open platform. Next year, the ... and more »
Swiss-Based Asset Management Firm to Introduce Metals-Backed Cryptocurrency - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 27 15:39, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Italy to Enter European Blockchain Partnership, Local MP Confirms Cointelegraph Italy is about to enter the European Blockchain Partnership, according to the country's Member of Parliament (MP) Mirella Liuzzi, as cited by Cointelegraph Italy Thursday, September 27. According to Liuzzi, the partnership — a collaboration of 26 EU ... and more »
Italy to Enter European Blockchain Partnership, Local MP Confirms - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 27 18:49, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Beaten-down cryptocurrency ether is about to 'rally strongly,' says Wall Street's Tom Lee CNBC Ether is the name of the cryptocurrency , but it's closely associated with the popular Ethereum blockchain . Unlike bitcoin , which gives access to a global financial network, ether gives you access to a computer network. Its use has been compared to ... Crypto Bull Thomas Lee Says Ethereum Is Poised for a Big Rally Bloomberg all 5 news articles »
Beaten-down cryptocurrency ether is about to 'rally strongly,' says Wall Street's Tom Lee - CNBC
Thu Sep 27 17:44, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph The Anatomy of Bitcoin Core's Recent Bug Cointelegraph Not long ago, the top-five cryptocurrency EOS network experienced a vulnerability right in the dawn of its development. The same thing happened to Ethereum , when a series of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks led to a significant delay in the ... and more »
The Anatomy of Bitcoin Core's Recent Bug - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 27 19:17, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Malta's Cryptocurrency Regulations Come into Effect in November Ethereum World News (blog) The country is also in partnership with OKEx to launch a cryptocurrency exchange. In the DLT sphere, Malta signed an MoU with Binance to create the Blockchain Charity Foundation that will develop blockchain -powered solutions to local and regional ... and more »
Malta's Cryptocurrency Regulations Come into Effect in November - Ethereum World News (blog)
Thu Sep 27 17:14, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Chart Suggests the Next Bitcoin Bull Run On the Horizon Bloomberg Bitcoin has seen its price decline by more than 50 percent this year, amid a regulatory crackdown and a rejection of Bitcoin ETFs by the Securities and Exchange Commission. The SEC last month dismissed requests to list nine cryptocurrency funds and ... and more »
Chart Suggests the Next Bitcoin Bull Run On the Horizon - Bloomberg
Thu Sep 27 10:30, 2018 GMT
Fortune Coinbase Wants To Be Too Big To Fail Fortune The cryptocurrency -trading startup rose from obscurity to become the first billion-dollar company of the Bitcoin boom. ... It was founded in 2012 as an exchange that lets individuals and companies easily buy and store digital currencies, most notably ... and more »
Coinbase Wants To Be Too Big To Fail - Fortune
Thu Sep 27 18:12, 2018 GMT
Election computers are vulnerable to cyberattack, experts say, but it might not be enough to swing an election.
Campaign 2018: Voting machines are vulnerable to hacking - CNET
Thu Sep 27 13:00, 2018 GMT
Why Is The SEC So Reluctant To Approve Bitcoin ETFs? Seeking Alpha Compared to previous attempts, the VanEck Bitcoin proposal has a better chance of being approved. It could also be delayed again until February. BUT We suspect the agency may choose to completely decline the ETF and wait for the cryptocurrency market ...
Why Is The SEC So Reluctant To Approve Bitcoin ETFs? - Seeking Alpha
Thu Sep 27 15:01, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Runs on Paranoia. That's the Beauty of It. Bloomberg Bitcoin Runs on Paranoia. That's the Beauty of It. Wealth was always protected by the threat of violence, until the public blockchain came along. ... While it's reassuring that a potential attack vector was repaired before exploitation, that sort of ... and more »
Bitcoin Runs on Paranoia. That's the Beauty of It. - Bloomberg
Thu Sep 27 05:59, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Blockchain -Based 'Google Lens For Everything' And Why You Will Use It Forbes From transforming the way you shop to guiding your autonomous vehicle, one company is using decentralized Artificial Intelligence (AI) and image recognition on the blockchain to envision a whole new world of possibilities.
The Blockchain-Based 'Google Lens For Everything' And Why You Will Use It - Forbes
Thu Sep 27 13:44, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain for Digital Advertising- Cure-all or Disruption? Forbes Despite the collapse in 2018 of last year's cryptocurrency bubble, blockchain still remains one of the most talked-about new technologies. Many believe blockchain based platforms could fundamentally transform major industries, especially financial ...
Blockchain for Digital Advertising- Cure-all or Disruption? - Forbes
Thu Sep 27 15:21, 2018 GMT
Yall Politics VIDEO: AG Hood recaps meeting with General Session and others on internet privacy concerns Yall Politics Attorney General Jim Hood joined five others in a meeting with U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions to talk about internet privacy concerns they have with companies like Google. The group focused on social media platforms and the way they maintain and ... State Attorneys General Really Want To Go After Big Internet Companies; But Claim It's About Privacy , Not Bias Techdirt all 6 news articles »
VIDEO: AG Hood recaps meeting with General Session and others on internet privacy concerns - Yall Politics
Thu Sep 27 12:37, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph AT&T Launches Suite of Enterprise Blockchain Solutions Using Tech From IBM, Microsoft Cointelegraph U.S. telecommunications giant AT&T has announced the creation of a suite of blockchain solutions designed to work with tech from IBM and Microsoft, according to AT&T's September 26 press release. AT&T's blockchain solutions — which will work with the ... and more »
AT&T Launches Suite of Enterprise Blockchain Solutions Using Tech From IBM, Microsoft - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 27 14:10, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Marsh Confirms IBM Blockchain Insurance Partnership to Include Salesforce Cointelegraph In April of this year, Salesforce had noted that it hoped to include blockchain and cryptocurrency support by September. The new plans have already received a public airing at Salesforce's ongoing Dreamforce 2018 conference in San Francisco. Marsh and ... Marsh Makes Blockchain Proof of Insurance Accessible Through Salesforce Insurance Journal all 6 news articles »
Marsh Confirms IBM Blockchain Insurance Partnership to Include Salesforce - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 26 15:21, 2018 GMT
ABC News A US privacy law could be good for Google - but bad for you ABC News "A national privacy framework should be consistent throughout all states, pre-empting state consumer- privacy and data security laws," the Internet Association said in a recent statement . The group represents about 40 big internet and tech companies, ... Tech Executives Warn of Overregulation in Privacy Push Wall Street Journal all 1,882 news articles »
A US privacy law could be good for Google - but bad for you - ABC News
Wed Sep 26 14:47, 2018 GMT
South China Morning Post China shuts down American-listed news site Phoenix New Media over 'illegal' coverage South China Morning Post China's internet regulator has suspended a major Chinese news site for violating rules on rewriting headlines and sharing news, as the authorities tighten their grip on the country's already heavily censored internet . The Cyberspace Administration of ... and more »
China shuts down American-listed news site Phoenix New Media over 'illegal' coverage - South China Morning Post
Thu Sep 27 10:56, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney The companies behind bitcoin are trying to go public at a really bad time CNNMoney Cryptocurrency miners need huge amounts of electricity to run their rooms full of computing equipment around the clock. Some public utilities in the United States are already introducing higher tariffs specifically for miners. "Increasing the cost of ... Crypto Meets Wall Street as Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Files for IPO Wall Street Journal Cryptocurrency giant Bitmain reveals profits and IPO plan despite slump in bitcoin CNBC Bitcoin Cash Surges 20% After Bitmain Files For IPO Forbes CoinDesk  - Reuters  - newsBTC  - Business Insider all 188 news articles »
The companies behind bitcoin are trying to go public at a really bad time - CNNMoney
Wed Sep 26 22:13, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph FedEx Joins Hyperledger Blockchain Hub, 'Big Implications' for ... Cointelegraph News. American courier delivery services giant FedEx has joined Hyperledger, an open-source project established to improve cross-industry blockchain ... FedEx Joins Hyperledger in Blockchain Consortium's Latest ... CoinDesk Hyperledger Quilt – Hyperledger Hyperledger Wanchain 3.0 — Bridging Bitcoin & Ethereum — Alpha Testnet is Live! - Medium Medium all 29 news articles »
FedEx Joins Hyperledger Blockchain Hub, 'Big Implications' for ... - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 27 07:08, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Buoying Up Crypto Markets newsBTC Bitcoin has inched up a little on the day to trade half a percent higher at $6,480. However, BTC dominance has dropped back to just over 52% spelling a better day for altcoins. Ethereum has clawed back 1.3% to $216 however real recovery seems a long ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Buoying Up Crypto Markets - newsBTC
Thu Sep 27 04:19, 2018 GMT
Cheatsheet: Internet giants weigh in on US privacy law Digiday It's becoming more likely that the U.S. will pass its own version of Europe's General Data Protection Regulation. Facebook's Cambridge Analytica scandal appeared to set things in motion earlier this year, and the subsequent passage of a sweeping ... and more »
Cheatsheet: Internet giants weigh in on US privacy law - Digiday
Thu Sep 27 07:04, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Crypto Meets Wall Street as Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Files for IPO Wall Street Journal Bitmain Technologies Ltd., the world's largest cryptocurrency mining company, is planning to pursue an initial public offering in Hong Kong, one of the first major instances where the traditional capital markets and the newer cryptocurrency world will ... Cryptocurrency giant Bitmain reveals profits and IPO plan despite slump in bitcoin CNBC Bitcoin Cash Surges 20% After Bitmain Files For IPO Forbes Bitmain By the Numbers: An Inside Look at a Bitcoin Mining Empire CoinDesk Reuters  - newsBTC  - MarketWatch  - Business Insider all 154 news articles »
Crypto Meets Wall Street as Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Files for IPO - Wall Street Journal
Thu Sep 27 09:59, 2018 GMT
A country with the largest territory in the world and a turbulent modern history, Russia is home to one of the most difficult media landscapes. Independent media has been around for less than three years, and in that time censorship has been tightening its grip with new-found strength. The post Too dangerous to stay: Russia’s journalists are leaving the country appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Too dangerous to stay: Russia’s journalists are leaving the country
Thu Sep 27 05:58, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Blockchain -Based 'Google Glass For Everything' And Why You Will Use It Forbes From transforming the way you shop to guiding your autonomous vehicle, one company is using decentralized Artificial Intelligence (AI) and image recognition on the blockchain to envision a whole new world of possibilities. Reveel is on a mission to use ...
The Blockchain-Based 'Google Glass For Everything' And Why You Will Use It - Forbes
Thu Sep 27 00:50, 2018 GMT
Quartz A cybercrime epidemic drives business–and funding–to cybersecurity Quartz The steady drumbeat of digital criminal attacks—against companies ranging from British Airways to Reddit—is raising the profile of the cyber security industry. A fast-growing startup in that sector is Darktrace, whose valuation has increased more ... and more »
A cybercrime epidemic drives business–and funding–to cybersecurity - Quartz
Wed Sep 26 17:50, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets See Another Flush of Green, Ripple and Bitcoin ... Cointelegraph News. Wednesday, September 26: following a slight sell-off, crypto markets are seeing another flush of green with virtually all of the top 100 cryptocurrencies by ... Ripple (XRP) Overtakes Ethereum As Second Largest Cryptocurrency On CEO's Bullish Bet Forbes XRP Passes ETH as Cryptocurrency Markets Post Gains Amidst Bitcoin Stability newsBTC Over $9 billion wiped off of XRP value after surprise spike in the cryptocurrency's price CNBC CCN all 313 news articles »
Crypto Markets See Another Flush of Green, Ripple and Bitcoin ... - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 27 02:22, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Huge Bitcoin price swing IMMINENT as volatility indicator hits LOWEST point in 21 months Express.co.uk The news suggests the world's most well-known cryptocurrency may not be as vulnerable as originally thought. Bitcoin has experienced fluctuating swings in value over the past few months, with lower price highs and lower price lows (pennant) since the ... and more »
Huge Bitcoin price swing IMMINENT as volatility indicator hits LOWEST point in 21 months - Express.co.uk
Wed Sep 26 16:08, 2018 GMT
MeriTalk (blog) NIST Tackles Cyber , Privacy Risk of IoT Devices MeriTalk (blog) The National Institute of Standards and Technology on Tuesday released new draft guidance that aims to address both the cybersecurity and privacy risks stemming from the use of Internet of Things (IoT) devices. NIST is aiming to provide clarity on an ... Owning Security in the Industrial Internet of Things Dark Reading UK: Security Challenges Arising Out Of The Convergence Of Internet Of Things And Cloud Computing Mondaq News Alerts all 191 news articles »
NIST Tackles Cyber, Privacy Risk of IoT Devices - MeriTalk (blog)
Thu Sep 27 00:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg New Must-Have for Blockchain Startups: Economics Nobel Winners Bloomberg With cryptocurrency mania over for now, blockchain startups need to dig a little deeper to attract attention. Their latest secret weapon: Nobel laureates. ... Bitcoin is evil,” Paul Krugman, a 2008 laureate, wrote in his New York Times column in ... and more »
New Must-Have for Blockchain Startups: Economics Nobel Winners - Bloomberg
Thu Sep 27 01:19, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Swiss Startup Raises $103 Million to Launch Cryptocurrency Bank Cointelegraph Per the scheme provided by SBA, blockchain firms without Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) should be treated like other small- and medium-sized companies. Firms with ICOs must follow strict rules and fall under the purview of Swiss anti-money laundering ... and more »
Swiss Startup Raises $103 Million to Launch Cryptocurrency Bank - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 26 15:36, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Senate Panel Opens Hearing on Internet Privacy Kingman Leader-Courier “A national privacy framework should be consistent throughout all states, pre-empting state consumer- privacy and data security laws,” the Internet Association said in a recent statement . The group represents about 40 big internet and tech companies, ... A US privacy law could be good for Google - but bad for you Minneapolis Star Tribune Tech Executives Warn of Overregulation in Privacy Push Wall Street Journal Panel to hear from internet execs on privacy Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Internet Association  - AP News  - AP News all 1,845 news articles »
Senate Panel Opens Hearing on Internet Privacy - Kingman Leader-Courier
Wed Sep 26 18:14, 2018 GMT
eWeek Cloudflare Advances New Internet Standards for Speed and Security eWeek On Apr. 2, Cloudflare announced its 1.1.1.1 DNS service to help boost internet privacy . Among the technical components in the 1.1.1.1 service is the use of DNS-over-TLS, which is intended to encrypt the network connection such that a service provider ...
Cloudflare Advances New Internet Standards for Speed and Security - eWeek
Wed Sep 26 22:45, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Narrowing Range In Bitcoin Price & The Importance Of That 6000 Level Forbes Maybe this is why buyers keep showing up when bitcoin drops down near that 6000 support level. Bitcoin dropped all the way down that level in February after peaking up near ... Which trend line gets crossed first may provide some guidance in the future ... and more »
The Narrowing Range In Bitcoin Price & The Importance Of That 6000 Level - Forbes
Wed Sep 26 21:15, 2018 GMT
CNBC Cryptocurrency giant Bitmain reveals profits and IPO plan despite slump in bitcoin CNBC The Chinese cryptocurrency mining giant released public financial statements for the first time Wednesday, confirming its intention to go public on the Hong Kong stock exchange; Bitmain has about 30 percent of its assets in cryptocurrencies, which have ... Bitcoin Cash Surges 20% After Bitmain Files For IPO Forbes Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Just Officially Filed for an IPO CoinDesk Cryptocurrency giant Bitmain chooses Hong Kong for IPO Reuters MarketWatch  - Fin24  - Business Insider all 93 news articles »
Cryptocurrency giant Bitmain reveals profits and IPO plan despite slump in bitcoin - CNBC
Tue Sep 25 16:10, 2018 GMT
Reuters US seeks input on privacy rules to protect consumer data Reuters Data privacy has become an increasingly important issue since massive breaches compromised the personal information of millions of U.S. internet and social media users, as well as breaches involving large retailers and credit reporting agency Equifax ... US unveils first step toward new online privacy rules Phys.Org all 66 news articles »
US seeks input on privacy rules to protect consumer data - Reuters
Wed Sep 26 18:49, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Tech Executives Warn of Overregulation in Privacy Push Wall Street Journal Several companies appeared to stop short of endorsing expanded powers for the Federal Trade Commission, the agency that likely would be charged with enforcing new internet privacy rules. Many observers believe the FTC currently is outgunned. Another ... and more »
Tech Executives Warn of Overregulation in Privacy Push - Wall Street Journal
Wed Sep 26 19:35, 2018 GMT
Major technology companies and internet service providers told a U.S. Senate panel on Wednesday they support federal legislation to protect data privacy but want Congress to preempt tough new rules adopted by California.
Tech companies back U.S. privacy law if it preempts California's
Wed Sep 26 19:02, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney Bitcoin is ready to grow again. Here's why CNNMoney The index tracks the performance of 10 digital currencies, including bitcoin and ethereum . The price of one bitcoin surged to almost $20,000 late last year, then lost almost two-thirds of its value in 2018. But Novogratz thinks the cryptocurrency hit ... and more »
Bitcoin is ready to grow again. Here's why - CNNMoney
Wed Sep 26 17:54, 2018 GMT
CNBC You can now officially use the word ' bitcoin ' when playing Scrabble (plus some other new ones) CNBC A classic board game is finally getting into the cryptocurrency trend. Scrabble players can now officially use the word " bitcoin " as a playable word in the Hasbro board game. Merriam-Webster's announced its latest updated version of the official ... and more »
You can now officially use the word 'bitcoin' when playing Scrabble (plus some other new ones) - CNBC
Wed Sep 26 16:07, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk US Dairy Farmers to Trial Blockchain in Bid to Track Milk Products CoinDesk Dairy farmers in the U.S. may soon be tracking milk using a blockchain platform. The Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a farmer-owned cooperative with more than 14,500 members, announced Tuesday that it would work to "increase supply chain ... and more »
US Dairy Farmers to Trial Blockchain in Bid to Track Milk Products - CoinDesk
Wed Sep 26 15:28, 2018 GMT
Voya Financial Inc agreed to pay a $1 million fine to settle U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission charges over an April 2016 cyberattack in the regulator's first enforcement action under a new rule designed to thwart identity theft.
Voya settles first U.S. SEC case under identity theft rule
Wed Sep 26 15:51, 2018 GMT
The UK has refused visas for a second time to two award-winning Cuban artists who had been invited to take up a two-week artistic residency. The post Award-winning Cuban artists denied UK visas appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Award-winning Cuban artists denied UK visas
Wed Sep 26 15:13, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com How to Buy Ethereum and Where TheStreet.com Though its value didn't approach $20,000 like Bitcoin did, ETH has long been considered the next big cryptocurrency , and breaking past $1,200 in early January 2018 looked to be a step in that direction. But the price cratered the rest of the year; as ... Crypto Startup LedgerX Eyes Ethereum Options, Awaiting CFTC Approval newsBTC all 13 news articles »
How to Buy Ethereum and Where - TheStreet.com
Wed Sep 26 14:42, 2018 GMT
Freedom of expression campaigners, human rights groups and legal experts are raising concerns that proposed new counter-terrorism legislation in the United Kingdom would restrict freedom of expression and limit access to information online. The post UK counter-terrorism law would restrict freedom of expression appeared first on Index on Censorship .
UK counter-terrorism law would restrict freedom of expression
Wed Sep 26 10:15, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Blockchain Hype May Finally Turn Into Reality in Pharmaceuticals Bloomberg Blockchain believers have delivered little more than hype, mostly failing to get it deployed outside the cryptocurrency space where the technology was developed. But a little-noticed U.S. law could change that, bringing the ledger system to the ... and more »
Blockchain Hype May Finally Turn Into Reality in Pharmaceuticals - Bloomberg
Wed Sep 26 13:02, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin investors beware: The IRS wants its piece of the action CNBC Basically, the agency views bitcoin and its brethren as property, not currency, for tax purposes. This means that whether you sell it for cash, trade it for another cryptocurrency or use at a merchant that accepts it as payment, the difference between ...
Bitcoin investors beware: The IRS wants its piece of the action - CNBC
Wed Sep 26 13:04, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin below $6000? It's only a matter of time, says analyst MarketWatch As digital currency owners tout the resilience of bitcoin's support at $6,000, one analyst believes the psychological level will soon give way, noting the evidence is not in the support, but the weakness of every subsequent rally. “While we held $6k ...
Bitcoin below $6000? It's only a matter of time, says analyst - MarketWatch
Wed Sep 26 13:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Google And Goldman Back Bitcoin Startup For Small Businesses Forbes While neither counterparty is required to directly hold bitcoin and an algorithm automatically routes transactions along the most efficient payment rails, more than half the transactions processed by Veem rely on the cryptocurrency as a replacement for ...
Google And Goldman Back Bitcoin Startup For Small Businesses - Forbes
Wed Sep 26 12:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Ripple (XRP) Overtakes Ethereum As Second Largest Cryptocurrency On CEO's Bullish Bet Forbes Ripple (the informal name of the XRP digital token) now boasts a market capitalisation of $22.2 billion, slightly beating out ethereum's $22.1 billion, according to CoinMarketCap data at 8:30am New York time. Bitcoin , the original cryptocurrency , still ... Over $9 billion wiped off of XRP value after surprise spike in the cryptocurrency's price CNBC CRYPTOCURRENCY CRISIS: More than £6.8 BILLION wiped from Ripple XRP value after spike Express.co.uk Cryptocurrency Markets Continue Resurgence as Ripple Claims 68 Percent Weekly Gains Cointelegraph CNBC all 398 news articles »
Ripple (XRP) Overtakes Ethereum As Second Largest Cryptocurrency On CEO's Bullish Bet - Forbes
Wed Sep 26 11:13, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Volatility Hits Lowest Level In Nearly 2 Years CoinDesk A three-month long bitcoin price squeeze (BTC) could be nearing an end, with a key volatility indicator reaching its lowest level for 21 months. The leading cryptocurrency has charted lower price highs and lower price lows (pennant) since the end of ...
Bitcoin Price Volatility Hits Lowest Level In Nearly 2 Years - CoinDesk
Wed Sep 26 08:03, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: It's Getting Down to the Wire Bitcoinist FUD appears to be dragging Bitcoin price through the mud this week. What is really happening, consolidation or a bearish reversal? Bitcoin Price Market Overview. As Bitcoin $6285.02 +0.03% pulls back from a week of inspiring gains, the mainstream media ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: It's Getting Down to the Wire - Bitcoinist
Wed Sep 26 09:40, 2018 GMT
Press freedom organisations have written to the Bulgarian prime minister to express their concern over the treatment of a team of journalists investigating corruption in Bulgaria. The post Bulgaria must ensure safety of journalists appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Bulgaria must ensure safety of journalists
Wed Sep 26 08:50, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph The Current State of the Bitcoin Network and Its Biggest Block Cointelegraph 18, 2018, the average block size on the Bitcoin network is .8MB and the average number of transactions per block is 1609 — so a few eyebrows were raised when a block over 2MB was added to the blockchain on Sept. 5, 2018. Bitcoin block 540107 came in ... and more »
The Current State of the Bitcoin Network and Its Biggest Block - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 26 08:06, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk You Won't Have to Wait for This Ethereum Scaling Solution – It Works Now CoinDesk Ethereum is running at full capacity. At least, that's according to Afri Schoedon, the release manager for ethereum software client provider Parity Technologies. On Thursday, he warned due to the scaling challenges faced by the second largest ... and more »
You Won't Have to Wait for This Ethereum Scaling Solution – It Works Now - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 25 19:16, 2018 GMT
New York Times The Trouble With Cryptocurrency's Viral Growth New York Times Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin have lost over half their value so far in 2018, and more than that since late 2017. These virtual currencies have crashed before, but this time they seem in no hurry to gain back lost ground, largely because recent ... and more »
The Trouble With Cryptocurrency's Viral Growth - New York Times
Wed Sep 26 07:42, 2018 GMT
Phys.Org Senate panel to hear from internet execs on privacy policies Phys.Org "A national privacy framework should be consistent throughout all states, pre-empting state consumer- privacy and data security laws," the Internet Association said in a recent statement . The group represents about 40 big internet and tech companies, ... and more »
Senate panel to hear from internet execs on privacy policies - Phys.Org
Tue Sep 25 21:51, 2018 GMT
Forbes Europe And California Get It Wrong; Technology Is The Solution To Digital Privacy Forbes The Internet was not designed with privacy and security at top of mind. It was built to spread information, not contain it, and has succeeded at this central objective in spectacular fashion. As the Internet and digital economy mature, however, privacy ... and more »
Europe And California Get It Wrong; Technology Is The Solution To Digital Privacy - Forbes
Tue Sep 25 20:28, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Australian Real Estate Major to Trial Blockchain -Powered Solar Energy Management Solution Cointelegraph Back in February, Cointelegraph reported that blockchain is widely used in the energy industry, with notable use cases including energy consumption monitoring systems and cryptocurrency rewards for those who use renewable energy sources, like solar ... and more »
Australian Real Estate Major to Trial Blockchain-Powered Solar Energy Management Solution - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 26 02:36, 2018 GMT
CNBC Crypto industry leaders warn Congress: Figure out regulation, or watch innovation leave the US CNBC Although attendees varied, none were from anti-establishment groups popular in the cryptocurrency space, nor did they include retail investors who bought bitcoin as a speculative bet. Instead, experts ... The SEC still treats all initial coin offerings ... and more »
Crypto industry leaders warn Congress: Figure out regulation, or watch innovation leave the US - CNBC
Wed Sep 26 01:27, 2018 GMT
Forbes Colleges Rush To Embrace The Uncertain Future Of Blockchain Forbes Blockchain has become a ubiquitous buzzword in business circles— but what are its implications for higher education? A decentralized ledger, useful for storing data securely, experts predict that blockchain technology will automate numerous tasks, and ...
Colleges Rush To Embrace The Uncertain Future Of Blockchain - Forbes
Wed Sep 26 00:55, 2018 GMT
Forbes Father Vs. Son On Blockchain Trends: Q&A With Tim And Adam Draper Forbes Just five months ago, billionaire venture capitalist 'Tim Draper' made a prediction that the price of one bitcoin will rise to $250,000 by 2022. Even though the price ... Here's how the two Draper's see bitcoin , crypto, and blockchain technology ...
Father Vs. Son On Blockchain Trends: Q&A With Tim And Adam Draper - Forbes
Tue Sep 25 22:46, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Major US Dairy Co-Op Pilots Blockchain Technology for Food Supply Cointelegraph Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a U.S. national milk marketing cooperative, has teamed up with food fintech startup ripe.io to pilot a blockchain -powered project aimed at improving the food supply chain, according to an announcement published September ... and more »
Major US Dairy Co-Op Pilots Blockchain Technology for Food Supply - Cointelegraph
Tue Sep 25 19:08, 2018 GMT
With Walmart's veggie tracker, blockchain for supply chains will finally get real - MIT Technology Review. In what could be a breakout moment for the technology, the retail giant is using a blockchain to keep track of its massive distribution network for fresh produce. The news: Walmart is wrapping up a two-year pilot project in which it demonstrated that a ...
With Walmart's veggie tracker, blockchain for supply chains will finally get real - MIT Technology Review
Tue Sep 25 21:31, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Coinbase set to bring customers closer to regulated cryptocurrency assets Telegraph.co.uk Coinbase, a start-up based in San Francisco, has introduced a new feature that will see it list a growing number of digital assets alongside Bitcoin , such as Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum and Litecoin, that align with regulations in different countries ... and more »
Coinbase set to bring customers closer to regulated cryptocurrency assets - Telegraph.co.uk
Tue Sep 25 22:29, 2018 GMT
A new report explains that Dragonfly caused a lot of issues within Google. Speaking of issues, a change to the way Chrome works is causing people concern. Oh, and the Pixel 3 XL leaked again (yes, seriously). All that and your comments on this episode of Alphabet City!
Details leak of Google's censored search engine video - CNET
Tue Sep 25 12:00, 2018 GMT
Quartz Censorship could be just as common in an open internet as a closed one Quartz This story is part of What Happens Next, our complete guide to understanding the future. Read more predictions about the Future of Fact. The internet is often known as our “digital public square.” But like any shared space, it is never neutral: It must ...
Censorship could be just as common in an open internet as a closed one - Quartz
Tue Sep 25 20:53, 2018 GMT
Leading internet search engine Google will acknowledge that it has made "mistakes" on privacy issues in testimony an executive of the Alphabet Inc unit will deliver to a U.S. Senate committee on Wednesday, according to a document reviewed by Reuters.
Google to acknowledge privacy mistakes as U.S. seeks input
Tue Sep 25 17:29, 2018 GMT
Forbes Google Has Suddenly Scrapped Its Bitcoin Ad Ban -- Here's What That Means Forbes Crypto & Blockchain I write about how bitcoin , crypto, and fintech are changing the world. ... The Alphabet-owned Google is joining social network Facebook in scrapping a ban on advertisements for cryptocurrencies from October — allowing regulated ... Google ends cryptocurrency ad ban — but only for certain kinds of ads CNBC Google's blanket ban of cryptocurrency ads ends next month TechCrunch Google to allow certain cryptocurrency ads in US, Japan Reuters The Verge  - newsBTC  - Ethereum World News (blog) all 83 news articles »
Google Has Suddenly Scrapped Its Bitcoin Ad Ban -- Here's What That Means - Forbes
Tue Sep 25 15:35, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Mt. Gox Trustee Publishes Final Bitcoin Sell-Off Figures Totalling $230 Million Cointelegraph Nobuaki Kobayashi, the trustee of defunct cryptocurrency exchange Mt.Gox, released a new statement Tuesday, September 25. According to the document, Kobayashi has liquidated almost 26 billion yen ($230 million) in Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash in around ... Mt Gox Trustee Has Sold $230 Million in Bitcoin , Bitcoin Cash Since March CoinDesk Tokyo Whale Sells $230 Million of Bitcoin in Mt. Gox Wind-Down Bloomberg $230 Million: Mt. Gox Trustee Confirms Past Bitcoin Sell-Off CCN all 80 news articles »
Mt. Gox Trustee Publishes Final Bitcoin Sell-Off Figures Totalling $230 Million - Cointelegraph
Tue Sep 25 16:15, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph ICE's Bakkt Reveals First Crypto Product as Physical Bitcoin Futures Cointelegraph Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) confirmed its Bakkt cryptocurrency platform's first offering will take the form of physical Bitcoin futures. ICE, which also operates the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) released new details Tuesday, September 25. Bakkt ... Bakkt Announces its First Bitcoin (BTC) Futures Contracts Ethereum World News (blog) all 7 news articles »
ICE's Bakkt Reveals First Crypto Product as Physical Bitcoin Futures - Cointelegraph
Tue Sep 25 15:01, 2018 GMT
CNBC Google ends cryptocurrency ad ban — but only for certain kinds of ads CNBC Google is ending its sweeping ban on cryptocurrency -related advertising and plans to allow regulated crypto exchanges to buy ads in the United States and Japan. The new policy starts in October. Google's original restrictions, which it announced in ... Google Is Scrapping Its Bitcoin Ad Ban -- Here's What That Will Mean Forbes Google's blanket ban of cryptocurrency ads ends next month TechCrunch Google ends cryptocurrency ad ban: CNBC Reuters all 45 news articles »
Google ends cryptocurrency ad ban — but only for certain kinds of ads - CNBC
Tue Sep 25 16:08, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Just Took a Step Toward Becoming a 'Multi-Network' Cryptocurrency CoinDesk Bitcoin Just Took a Step Toward Becoming a 'Multi-Network' Cryptocurrency ... A proposal to radically expand the capabilities of bitcoin such that it would be able to add vast new features to its limited supply of cryptocurrency has arrived on testnet ...
Bitcoin Just Took a Step Toward Becoming a 'Multi-Network' Cryptocurrency - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 25 16:07, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Why Ether, Bitcoin Price Moves Are Starting to Diverge TheStreet.com Ether's value is tied intrinsically to its usefulness as a development platform for dApps - short for developmental applications that sit on top of a blockchain protocol. And though Ethereum , the underlying platform for Ether the cryptocurrency , has ... and more »
Why Ether, Bitcoin Price Moves Are Starting to Diverge - TheStreet.com
Tue Sep 25 15:16, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship has filed an official notification with the Council of Europe raising concerns about the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill’s impacts on media freedom in the UK. The post Counter-terrorism bill raises media freedom concerns appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Counter-terrorism bill raises media freedom concerns
Tue Sep 25 14:23, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Mt Gox Trustee Has Sold $230 Million in Bitcoin , Bitcoin Cash Since March CoinDesk The trustee for the now-defunct cryptocurrency exchange Mt. Gox has revealed new details about the pace of cryptocurrency sales as part of the firm's bankruptcy and rehabilitation process. Attorney Nobuaki Kobayashi explained in a September 25 notice ... Tokyo Whale Sells $230 Million of Bitcoin in Mt. Gox Wind-Down Bloomberg $230 Million: Mt. Gox Trustee Confirms Past Bitcoin Sell-Off CCN all 75 news articles »
Mt Gox Trustee Has Sold $230 Million in Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash Since March - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 25 11:40, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Over 75 New Banks: JPMorgan Expands Blockchain Payments Trial CoinDesk Called the the Interbank Information Network (IIN), the platform is built on Quorum – the ethereum -based blockchain network developed by JPMorgan and possibly to be spun off into its own enterprise. Now, according to a report from the FT on Tuesday, ... JPMorgan widens blockchain payments to more than 75 banks Financial Times 75 banks have joined JPMorgan's blockchain payments 'party' Business Insider 75+ Banks Now Part Of JPMC Blockchain Payments Initiative PYMNTS.com AMBCrypto  - Business Insider all 43 news articles »
Over 75 New Banks: JPMorgan Expands Blockchain Payments Trial - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 25 03:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph IBM CTO Tells US Congressmen 'Let's Get Government Ready for Blockchain ' Cointelegraph The report summarizes a series of roundtable discussions between U.S. Representatives Jared Polis (author of “The Cryptocurrency Tax Fairness Act,” which proposes to abolish crypto taxes below $600) and David Schweikert, along with Thomas Hardjono, ... What legislators are learning about blockchain -- GCN GCN.com The US Should Take a 'Leadership' Role on Blockchain , IBM Report Argues CoinDesk all 16 news articles »
IBM CTO Tells US Congressmen 'Let's Get Government Ready for Blockchain' - Cointelegraph
Tue Sep 25 06:29, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Wallet Provider Blockchain Sues Crypto Startup Days Before ICO CoinDesk Luxembourg-based cryptocurrency wallet provider Blockchain has filed a lawsuit against a startup with a similar name, the company announced Thursday. Blockchain – formerly known as Blockchain .info – is suing Blockchain .io just days in advance of the ... and more »
Wallet Provider Blockchain Sues Crypto Startup Days Before ICO - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 25 10:28, 2018 GMT
Tokyo Whale Sells $230 Million of Bitcoin in Mt. Gox Wind-Down Bloomberg The trustee liquidating cryptocurrencies on behalf of defunct exchange Mt. Gox has offloaded another 25.98 billion yen ($230 million) of Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash. The disposals were ... The cryptocurrency fell 3.5 percent to $6,394 as of 10:33 a.m. in ... and more »
Tokyo Whale Sells $230 Million of Bitcoin in Mt. Gox Wind-Down - Bloomberg
Tue Sep 25 09:00, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Cryptocurrency Wild West is crying out for a principled sheriff Financial Times But the future of bitcoin and the technology it uses, blockchain , are drifting towards the mainstream. Regulators have their sights set on bitcoin and other crypto assets it inspired. More than 75 of the world's biggest banks, meanwhile, are turning to ...
Cryptocurrency Wild West is crying out for a principled sheriff - Financial Times
Tue Sep 25 08:55, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Takes Another Huge Leap Towards Mainstream Acceptance Forbes Bitcoin has been taking giant strides towards mainstream acceptance over the last couple of years, boosted by its bull run last year that made bitcoin and cryptocurrency household terms — and now bitcoin has been given a badge of approval reserved for ... and more »
Bitcoin Takes Another Huge Leap Towards Mainstream Acceptance - Forbes
Tue Sep 25 09:00, 2018 GMT
ALQST for Human Rights in Saudi Arabia, English PEN, the Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR), Index on Censorship, and PEN International call on the authorities in Saudi Arabia to release Yemeni writer and online activist Marwan Al-Muraisy, who has been subject to enforced disappearance since June. The post Saudi Arabia: Authorities must release Yemeni writer Marwan Al-Muraisy appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Saudi Arabia: Authorities must release Yemeni writer Marwan Al-Muraisy
Tue Sep 25 08:15, 2018 GMT
CNBC Over $9 billion wiped off of XRP value after surprise spike in the cryptocurrency's price CNBC Ripple is a fintech company that focuses on blockchain -based payments to help financial institutions move money around the world faster. The firm holds the majority of the cryptocurrency XRP, which is independent of the company but can be used on ... XRP Search Volume Spikes, Brand Distancing From Ripple Ethereum World News (blog) Ripple And XRP: Proceed With Caution Seeking Alpha Bitcoin Takes a Breather and Falls Below $6700, Losses Across the Board CCN Cointelegraph all 249 news articles »
Over $9 billion wiped off of XRP value after surprise spike in the cryptocurrency's price - CNBC
Tue Sep 25 04:49, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk In Wake of 'Major' Failure, Bitcoin Code Review Comes Under Scrutiny CoinDesk But that's not to say the event hasn't prompted discussion about how bitcoin works and how similar bugs in the cryptocurrency's most popular software implementation, Bitcoin Core, can be identified and resolved in the future. It's an important question ...
In Wake of 'Major' Failure, Bitcoin Code Review Comes Under Scrutiny - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 25 02:16, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Walmart Requires Certain Produce Suppliers to Deploy Blockchain Technology Cointelegraph U.S. retail giant Walmart and its division Sam's Club, a membership-only retail warehouse club, will require suppliers of leafy greens to implement a farm-to-store tracking system based on blockchain tech, Reuters reported September 24. The end-to-end ... Walmart is going to use blockchain to stop the spread of E. coli and other diseases in lettuce CNBC Walmart implements IBM's blockchain for food traceability ZDNet Walmart Tells Produce Suppliers to Use Blockchain by Next September CoinDesk CNET  - TechCrunch  - Engadget all 76 news articles »
Walmart Requires Certain Produce Suppliers to Deploy Blockchain Technology - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 24 16:32, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Finding a Bottom May Be the Sign Bulls Are Waiting For Bloomberg Cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin and Ethereum have been trading sharply lower all year due to increased regulator scrutiny and fears that adoption of digital currencies could take longer than some had anticipated. A Bitcoin ETF was delayed last week ... and more »
Bitcoin Finding a Bottom May Be the Sign Bulls Are Waiting For - Bloomberg
Mon Sep 24 23:35, 2018 GMT
Walmart's Veggie-Tracking BLT: Blockchain Lettuce Technology New York Times The blockchains being tested by companies, including the version adopted by Walmart, generally have nothing to do with Bitcoin or any cryptocurrency — they are entirely new databases with no coins involved. And unlike the Bitcoin blockchain , which can ...
Walmart's Veggie-Tracking BLT: Blockchain Lettuce Technology - New York Times
Mon Sep 24 20:03, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Regulation News Moves Bitcoin Prices, BIS Report Says CoinDesk Regulation News Moves Bitcoin Prices, BIS Report Says ... The full report adds to the growing body of research conducted by the BIS – considered by some to be the "central bank's central bank" – on the subject of cryptocurrencies and blockchain . Among ... and more »
Regulation News Moves Bitcoin Prices, BIS Report Says - CoinDesk
Mon Sep 24 22:31, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Study: Bitcoin Investors and Speculators Maintained Their Positions Over Summer Cointelegraph Bitcoin (BTC) investors and speculators held their positions over the summer, while markets seem to have become more stable overall, according to a new study by Chainalysis published September 24. The data presented in the report was compiled using ... HODL No More? The Amount of Bitcoin in Active Wallets Is Near Record Highs CoinDesk Chainalysis Blog | Bitcoin Investors and Speculators Hold Their Positions over the Summer Chainalysis Blog all 10 news articles »
Study: Bitcoin Investors and Speculators Maintained Their Positions Over Summer - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 24 23:10, 2018 GMT
The Banner Newspaper Internet Censorship : The Tech Giants of Silicon Valley The Banner Newspaper As the age of technology ushers in an era of free information, the political establishment faces new challenges in maintaining its hold on public opinion. The Internet is a powerful tool for humanity and as larger portions of the population begin to ...
Internet Censorship: The Tech Giants of Silicon Valley - The Banner Newspaper
Mon Sep 24 20:39, 2018 GMT
CNBC Walmart is going to use blockchain to stop the spread of E. coli and other diseases in lettuce CNBC Grocery giants Walmart and Sam's Club are requiring their lettuce suppliers to get on the blockchain bandwagon. Those providing leafy green vegetables to the grocery chains will need to upload data about their foods to blockchain within a year, the ... Walmart implements IBM's blockchain for food traceability ZDNet Walmart is betting on the blockchain to improve food safety TechCrunch Walmart picks blockchain to track food safety with veggie suppliers CNET Adweek  - CoinDesk  - Bloomberg all 51 news articles »
Walmart is going to use blockchain to stop the spread of E. coli and other diseases in lettuce - CNBC
Mon Sep 24 19:13, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Walmart implements IBM's blockchain for food traceability ZDNet Walmart is working with IBM to implement blockchain as part of new food safety requirements for its suppliers. By this time next year, Walmart and Sam's Club will ask suppliers of leafy greens like romaine lettuce and spinach to implement food ... Walmart picks blockchain to track food safety with veggie suppliers CNET Walmart is betting on the blockchain to improve food safety TechCrunch Walmart is going to use blockchain to stop the spread of E. coli and other diseases in lettuce CNBC Bloomberg  - Wall Street Journal (blog)  - Reuters all 41 news articles »
Walmart implements IBM's blockchain for food traceability - ZDNet
Mon Sep 24 19:07, 2018 GMT
Walmart and its unit Sam's Club said on Monday leafy greens suppliers will be asked to implement real-time, farm-to-store tracking using blockchain technology by next September, as the retailer tackles food-safety incidents.
Walmart, Sam's Club to put food products on blockchain
Mon Sep 24 19:24, 2018 GMT
The company will be able to track exactly where that head of romaine lettuce came from.
Walmart picks blockchain to track food safety with veggie suppliers - CNET
Mon Sep 24 18:20, 2018 GMT
Forbes Meet Jane Thomason: Blockchain's Lead Social Development Evangelist Forbes What happens when an academic's ambitions to address global poverty and inequality collide head on with her teenage son's otherworldly fascinations with video gaming and crazy new technologies? The answer is that you get Dr. Jane Thomason, the ...
Meet Jane Thomason: Blockchain's Lead Social Development Evangelist - Forbes
Mon Sep 24 18:34, 2018 GMT
Britain's finance watchdog is considering fining the banking arm of Tesco Plc more than 30 million pounds ($39 million) over a 2016 cyberattack, Sky News reported on Monday.
UK watchdog considers fining Tesco Bank over cyberattack: Sky News
Mon Sep 24 13:48, 2018 GMT
Turkish prosecutors listed articles from websites such as The Guardian newspaper and Foreign Policy magazine as evidence of what they said was terrorist propaganda in an indictment against a jailed Kurdish lawyer and academic, human rights group Index on Censorship said .  Read the full article. The post Turkish prosecutors label Guardian and Foreign Policy articles terrorist propaganda (Ahval, 5 September 2018) appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Turkish prosecutors label Guardian and Foreign Policy articles terrorist propaganda (Ahval, 5 September 2018)
Mon Sep 24 13:28, 2018 GMT
Today marks the launch of Banned Books Week: a nationwide campaign celebrating the freedom to read and challenging censorship. Read the full article The post Why Banned Books Week is more important than ever in 2018 (The Bookseller, 24 September 2018) appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Why Banned Books Week is more important than ever in 2018 (The Bookseller, 24 September 2018)
Mon Sep 24 13:13, 2018 GMT
Coindesk HODL No More? The Amount of Bitcoin In Active Wallets Is Near a Record High Coindesk Announced Monday, the analytics firm found 4.8 million bitcoin , or roughly 32 percent of the protocol's cryptocurrency supply (minus lost coins), was held in personal wallets with some level of transactional activity as of August 31. That's up ...
HODL No More? The Amount of Bitcoin In Active Wallets Is Near a Record High - Coindesk
Mon Sep 24 12:56, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk '500 Transactions a Second': Vitalik Says Zk-Snarks Could Scale ... CoinDesk A form of cryptography pioneered by zcash might help scale ethereum, founder of the platform Vitalik Buterin said on a research forum Saturday. Ether cryptocurrency, a victim of blockchain success - Phys.org Phys.Org Ether cryptocurrency , a victim of blockchain success The Business Times all 26 news articles »
'500 Transactions a Second': Vitalik Says Zk-Snarks Could Scale ... - CoinDesk
Mon Sep 24 12:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Has Bitcoin Gone Mainstream? Four Signs Prices Could Continue To Climb Forbes According to CNBC, Mastercard got a new patent in July 2018 for a strategy it says will improve the speed of cryptocurrency -related transactions. Many sources put the current processing time for a blockchain -based transaction at around 10 minutes ... 10 Countries with the Most Bitcoin Hodlers UseTheBitcoin (blog) all 3 news articles »
Has Bitcoin Gone Mainstream? Four Signs Prices Could Continue To Climb - Forbes
Mon Sep 24 11:21, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph WEF — Blockchain Could Improve Multiple Spheres of Global Economy Cointelegraph If recent reports come to fruition, blockchain technology has the potential to have a massive financial impact on the global trade industry. The World Economic Forum (WEF) released an optimistic outlook for the global economy, which would be driven by ... and more »
WEF — Blockchain Could Improve Multiple Spheres of Global Economy - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 24 13:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Breakthrough? Japanese Giant Opens Corridor To Africa Forbes In addition to settling remittances in as little as one hour thanks to the bitcoin blockchain's fast settlement times, SBI Remit director Nobuo Ando believes BitPesa's multiple international licenses will help jump start African commerce with Japan on ... BitPesa, SBI Remit Partner for Blockchain Payments Between Japan And Africa CCN all 3 news articles »
Bitcoin Breakthrough? Japanese Giant Opens Corridor To Africa - Forbes
Mon Sep 24 12:52, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin prices may not have hit rock bottom yet, says Cboe options expert MarketWatch Crypto bulls are riding high after to total market value of cryptocurrencies has risen by more than $20 billion over the past seven sessions, perhaps, signaling a halt in a monthslong bitcoin bear market, which has the price of the digital currency ...
Bitcoin prices may not have hit rock bottom yet, says Cboe options expert - MarketWatch
Mon Sep 24 11:08, 2018 GMT
Coindesk $6.9K Is the New Price to Watch for Bitcoin Bulls Coindesk $6.9K Is the New Price to Watch for Bitcoin Bulls ... The leading cryptocurrency was solidly bid on Friday likely due to an increased investor interest in XRP and other alternative cryptocurrencies. Notably, prices flew past $6,600, confirming a double ... and more »
$6.9K Is the New Price to Watch for Bitcoin Bulls - Coindesk
Mon Sep 24 11:45, 2018 GMT
Forbes In Blockchain We Trust ... Or Will Someday Forbes But while Bitcoin racks up headlines and controversy, blockchain is gradually building credibility in the business world. Gartner recently forecast that this technology will add more than $3.1 trillion in annual business value by 2030, and that's a ... Ethereum's Vlad Zamfir Raises Question of Blockchain Mergers Cryptovest Ether cryptocurrency , a victim of blockchain success Phys.Org all 24 news articles »
In Blockchain We Trust ... Or Will Someday - Forbes
Mon Sep 24 11:19, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist The Case For Trusting Bitcoin Seeking Alpha Recently a bug was discovered in Bitcoin's code. The fallout from this incident highlights an important point; people don't understand why you can count on Bitcoin . A robust software system is not without shortcomings, Bitcoin is no exception. However ... Handling of Recent Bitcoin Bug Ruffles Feathers Bitcoinist The Latest Bitcoin Bug Was So Bad, Developers Kept Its Full Details a Secret CoinDesk The bitcoin DoS bug was a smokescreen for a way worse vulnerability finder.com.au Bitcoin Magazine  - Live Bitcoin News  - Bitcoin News (press release)  - Medium all 51 news articles »
The Case For Trusting Bitcoin - Seeking Alpha
Mon Sep 24 11:47, 2018 GMT
Ethereum Value Indicator (Experimental) Seeking Alpha In order to perform these calculations, I'll be using data from etherscan.io, a popular blockchain explorer for Ethereum . I'll start off by using the same inputs that I used for the Bitcoin Value Indicator and see if we find a similar result. If not ...
Ethereum Value Indicator (Experimental) - Seeking Alpha
Mon Sep 24 08:31, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Bulls Winklevoss Twins Eye Huge New European Market Forbes Bitcoin is currently trading at around $6,500, down from an eye-watering near $20,000 late last year. A bull run throughout 2017 saw bitcoin , as well as ethereum , ripple, stellar, and litecoin, all make massive gains as investors around the world piled ... and more »
Bitcoin Bulls Winklevoss Twins Eye Huge New European Market - Forbes
Mon Sep 24 03:28, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Market Update: Siacoin Leading Monday Momentum newsBTC Bitcoin has not moved much at all over the past couple of days and is hovering around the $6,700 mark. The short term outlook for BTC is bullish however its market dominance has fallen back to 51.2%. Ethereum is still recovering and has made a further ... What Bitcoin's dominance says about the state of the crypto market VentureBeat all 7 news articles »
Cryptocurrency Market Update: Siacoin Leading Monday Momentum - newsBTC
Mon Sep 24 09:23, 2018 GMT
CCN Bitcoin Takes a Breather and Falls Below $6700, Losses Across the Board CCN After a massive short-term rally, Bitcoin has retraced slightly, leading other major cryptocurrencies to fall by 3 to 5 percent. While Bitcoin recorded a slight loss of less than 1 percent, Ethereum , Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, and Litecoin ... Ethereum (ETH) Reclaims the Number 2 Spot After XRP's Recent Surge in The Markets Ethereum World News (blog) Crypto Markets See Mixed Signals, Ethereum Beats Ripple by Market Cap Cointelegraph Beaten-down cryptocurrency XRP surges 80% in 24 hours, nearly triples in value on week CNBC Ripple Coin News  - Bloomberg  - Bitcoinist  - Ripple all 475 news articles »
Bitcoin Takes a Breather and Falls Below $6700, Losses Across the Board - CCN
Mon Sep 24 10:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg How Cathie Wood Bought Bitcoin and Ruled the ETF Rankings Bloomberg Wood knew she was taking a risk when she decided to invest in the cryptocurrency . It was 2015, and a cloud hung over the Bitcoin market. Mt. Gox, once the world's largest crypto exchange, had imploded the previous year after being hacked and losing ... and more »
How Cathie Wood Bought Bitcoin and Ruled the ETF Rankings - Bloomberg
Mon Sep 24 02:05, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Bitcoin ETFs Keep Trying, Despite Regulators' Rejections Wall Street Journal Bitcoin enthusiasts trying to launch funds that would bring the cryptocurrency to small investors have been rebuffed at least 10 times by Wall Street's top regulator. That hasn't stopped them. There's at least one application for a bitcoin exchange ...
Bitcoin ETFs Keep Trying, Despite Regulators' Rejections - Wall Street Journal
Sun Sep 23 23:37, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Top Global Bitcoin Destinations — Travel Enthusiast Bitcoinist Presently, no list of cryptocurrency -friendly countries is complete without mentioning Malta. The Mediterranean island nation has pulled out all the stops in its quest to become a global virtual currency and blockchain technology hub. Already, giants ... and more »
Top Global Bitcoin Destinations — Travel Enthusiast - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 23 23:01, 2018 GMT
South China Morning Post Bitmain sponsors NBA's Houston Rockets as cryptocurrency goes mainstream South China Morning Post While China's government has cracked down on digital currency exchanges and initial coin offering schemes, large financial institutions in the US and other major markets have built up their support for trading of bitcoin , ethereum and other ... and more »
Bitmain sponsors NBA's Houston Rockets as cryptocurrency goes mainstream - South China Morning Post
Mon Sep 24 01:13, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: More Bulls Waiting at Channel Bottom? Ethereum World News (blog) This particular cryptocurrency managed to stay supported even as the SEC decided to once again delay its decision on the bitcoin ETF application of VanEck/SolidX for a longer comment period. For many, this still keeps hopes up that an approval could be ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Short-Term and Long-Term Reversal Patterns newsBTC all 4 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: More Bulls Waiting at Channel Bottom? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 23 23:20, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Taiwan Politician Receives Cryptocurrency Donation In First-Ever Ethereum World News (blog) As aforementioned, the politician has reportedly received 10,000 New Taiwan Dollars ($325 USD) worth of Bitcoin , which is apparently the stipulated limit for non-cash donations, like cryptocurrency , stock, etc, to any political-related campaign, as ... Taiwan Sees First Cryptocurrency Political Donation Live Bitcoin News all 5 news articles »
Taiwan Politician Receives Cryptocurrency Donation In First-Ever - Ethereum World News (blog)
Mon Sep 24 04:31, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Acquires “Safe Haven” Status After Brexit Woes newsBTC All in all, Bitcoin prices are on an uptrend. Backing these are boosting fundamentals with investors anchoring their bullish hopes on Bakkt, the ICE subsidiary. The platform will make use of Microsoft technologies for expediency. Regardless, our ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Acquires “Safe Haven” Status After Brexit Woes - newsBTC
Sun Sep 23 14:06, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Iceland's Industry to Shift From Crypto Mining to 'Pure Blockchain ... Cointelegraph Chairman of an Icelandic data center provider claims that the local crypto industry is going to shift from crypto mining to “pure blockchain business.” Stakeholders Clamor for Diversified Cryptocurrency Industry in ... Live Bitcoin News all 5 news articles »
Iceland's Industry to Shift From Crypto Mining to 'Pure Blockchain ... - Cointelegraph
Sun Sep 23 23:05, 2018 GMT
CCN Brazil's Biggest Brokerage Processes Bitcoin Trades, Gov't Supportive CCN Grupo XP, the largest independent brokerage in Brazil, has publicly released its plans to launch a Bitcoin and Ethereum trading platform by the end of 2018. Guilherme Benchimol, the chief executive officer of Grupo XP and XP Investimentos SA, stated ... Largest Brazilian Brokerage to Launch Exchange for Bitcoin and Ethereum Cointelegraph Brazil's Biggest Brokerage is Officially Joining the Cryptocurrency Markets newsBTC Brazil's Biggest Brokerage Goes Big on Bitcoin CryptoSlate Bloomberg all 36 news articles »
Brazil's Biggest Brokerage Processes Bitcoin Trades, Gov't Supportive - CCN
Sun Sep 23 18:34, 2018 GMT
Crowdfund Insider Baltic Honey Badger Bitcoin Conference Closes with Heavyweight Panel Crowdfund Insider The Baltic Honey Badger Conference of 2018, held this year in Riga, Latvia, wrapped up today with a panel featuring Adam Back, the CEO of Blockstream, Giacomo Zucco, CEO at BHB Network; Tone Vays, a former Wall Street risk analyst and Bitcoin advocate ... and more »
Baltic Honey Badger Bitcoin Conference Closes with Heavyweight Panel - Crowdfund Insider
Sun Sep 23 21:13, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Crypto Startup Blockchain Takes Fraudulent ICO To Court Ethereum World News (blog) On Thursday, Blockchain , one of this industry's leading startups, took to its official blog to convey a surprising announcement. Per the blog post, the blockchain infrastructure provider had filed a legal complaint in U.S. federal court against a ... and more »
Crypto Startup Blockchain Takes Fraudulent ICO To Court - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 23 17:51, 2018 GMT
VentureBeat What Bitcoin's dominance says about the state of the crypto market VentureBeat And although the exchanges have been launching more trading pairs with Ethereum and USDT this year, most traders tend to stick with the Bitcoin pairs as they hold the most volume. Another point is that ... Enabling anyone to create a new cryptocurrency ... and more »
What Bitcoin's dominance says about the state of the crypto market - VentureBeat
Sun Sep 23 20:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: Is Bitcoin Approaching a Turning Point? Bitcoinist Bitcoin surprised the world and rallied after the SEC postponed a decision on the Van Eck/ Solid X Bitcoin ETF. At the same time, XRP, ETH and few other altcoins posted impressive gains. Are cryptocurrencies approaching a turning point?
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Is Bitcoin Approaching a Turning Point? - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 23 19:53, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Dubai Department of Finance Launches Blockchain -Based Payment System for UAE Gov't Cointelegraph In July, the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) announced its partnership with Smart Dubai to develop a “Court of the Blockchain .” The organizations aim to explore the potential of the technology in addressing the shortcomings of the UAE's ... Smart Dubai turns to blockchain to expedite government transactions Tahawul Tech all 10 news articles »
Dubai Department of Finance Launches Blockchain-Based Payment System for UAE Gov't - Cointelegraph
Sun Sep 23 15:45, 2018 GMT
CCN Massive Hacks, Price Targets and a Bitcoin ETF: This Week in Crypto CCN The entire coin market cap is up 8% as Ethereum , Ripple and Stellar recorded strong gains. Bitcoins comparatively small gains held the market back as it sought to regain the ... Emmer Introduces 3 Blockchain Bills – On Friday, Congraaaessman Tom Emmer ... and more »
Massive Hacks, Price Targets and a Bitcoin ETF: This Week in Crypto - CCN
Sun Sep 23 12:44, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Five reasons why bitcoin fails the innovation test Financial Times Paul Volcker, former chairman of the US Federal Reserve, once said that the ATM was the only really useful financial innovation. Today's entrepreneurs and bankers are looking to prove him wrong. Mr Volcker's view was far too gloomy. But given the ...
Five reasons why bitcoin fails the innovation test - Financial Times
Sun Sep 23 14:04, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Weiss Ratings: Bitcoin Will Lose 50% of Its Market Share to Ethereum in 5 Years Bitcoinist # Bitcoin will lose 50% of its # cryptocurrency market share to #ETH within 5 years, due to it offering more uses and being backed with superior # blockchain technology. We completely agree – unlike #BTC, which is a one-trick pony, the limit of ETH's ... Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin ... Cointelegraph Bitcoin Cash [BCH] and Ethereum Classic [ETC] cross-chain bridge created for the community AMBCrypto all 43 news articles »
Weiss Ratings: Bitcoin Will Lose 50% of Its Market Share to Ethereum in 5 Years - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 23 10:07, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum (ETH) Reclaims the Number 2 Spot After XRP's Recent Surge in The Markets Ethereum World News (blog) There is doubt that XRP has experienced one of the most impressive last few days in the crypto markets. It all started on the 17th of September when one of Ripple's Executives hinted that xRapid would be going live in the next month or so. Sagar ... Crypto Markets See Mixed Signals, Ethereum Beats Ripple by ... Cointelegraph Beaten-down cryptocurrency XRP surges 80% in 24 hours, nearly triples in value on week CNBC Ripple Is Surging And Its Market Cap Just Passed Ethereum Bloomberg Coingape  - Bitcoinist  - CCN  - CNBC all 297 news articles »
Ethereum (ETH) Reclaims the Number 2 Spot After XRP's Recent Surge in The Markets - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 23 08:57, 2018 GMT
Forbes Middle East Why We Should Not Fear The Blockchain Forbes Middle East The fact that blockchain is misunderstood is hampering its adoption, with many believing that blockchain is in essence cryptocurrency . However, cryptocurrency is based on blockchain and not the other way around. This misunderstanding has even boiled ...
Why We Should Not Fear The Blockchain - Forbes Middle East
Sun Sep 23 14:50, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph All But One of Top 20 Cryptos See Green, Bitcoin Safely Above $6700 Cointelegraph The cryptocurrency is at $6,734 as of press time, up 0.9 percent on the day. Bitcoin is also ... Ethereum (ETH), after having briefly given up its position during a massive Ripple (XRP) rally, is now back to the second spot by market capitalization ... and more »
All But One of Top 20 Cryptos See Green, Bitcoin Safely Above $6700 - Cointelegraph
Sun Sep 23 08:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Cryptocurrency Enthusiasm Is Fueling A New Eclectic Arts Culture Bitcoinist A growing number of artists have been viewing cryptocurrency and blockchain technology as a good opportunity to investigate and experiment ideas related to value, the digital world, and abstraction. Their ensuring works seem to be the start of a new ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Enthusiasm Is Fueling A New Eclectic Arts Culture - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 23 01:59, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Singapore Warns Against Bitcoin Scammers Using Premier's Name Bloomberg Two fraudulent websites trumpeting get-rich-quick Bitcoin schemes used fabricated comments attributed to Shanmugaratnam, the Monetary Authority of Singapore said last week. Shanmugaratnam, who's also chairman of the city's central bank and financial ... and more »
Singapore Warns Against Bitcoin Scammers Using Premier's Name - Bloomberg
Sun Sep 23 11:07, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Handling of Recent Bitcoin Bug Ruffles Feathers Bitcoinist Bitcoin Core developers urged all nodes to implement a patch on Friday, September 21, in order to prevent the exploitation of a recently discovered bug in the Bitcoin protocol. The bug, called CVE-2018-17144, was originally reported to the Bitcoin Core ... Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: The Resilience of Bitcoin Bitcoin Magazine The Latest Bitcoin Bug Was So Bad, Developers Kept Its Full Details a Secret CoinDesk 'High Severity' Bug in Bitcoin Code Capable of Crashing the Cryptocurrency – Detected and Fixed Live Bitcoin News Ethereum World News (blog)  - Cointelegraph  - Bitcoin Core all 36 news articles »
Handling of Recent Bitcoin Bug Ruffles Feathers - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 23 11:06, 2018 GMT
CCN CNBC Analyst Predicts Bitcoin Bounce Back Based Purely on Market Tacticals CCN CNBC Futures Now trader Jim Iurio has predicted that bitcoin will trade above $6,800 based on market analysis that holds $6,000 as its critical support level. Speaking on the show alongside Anthony Grisanti, Iurio stated that market tacticals hold the ... and more »
CNBC Analyst Predicts Bitcoin Bounce Back Based Purely on Market Tacticals - CCN
Sun Sep 23 03:40, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Blockchain keeps environmental impact investors in the loop Financial Times Seneca Zoo has partnered with Ixo Foundation, a non-profit open-source software development organisation, to monitor the Madagascar tree-planting effort through Ixo's blockchain -based platform. It is not just blockchain ... The same distributed ledger ...
Blockchain keeps environmental impact investors in the loop - Financial Times
Sun Sep 23 01:01, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitfury Launches New Generation of Bitcoin (BTC) Mining ASICs Ethereum World News (blog) “The 14nm Bitfury Clarke ASIC is fully customized for SHA256 bitcoin mining. It can execute a hashrate up to 120 gigahashes per second (GH/s) and a power efficiency rate as low as 55 millijoules per gigahash (mJ/GH). The supply voltage required by ... Bitmain CEO Announces New 7nm Bitcoin Mining Chip CoinDesk Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Unveils 'Next-Generation' 7nm Chip CCN Bitmain Announces Next-Generation Antminer Equipped With 7nm Chip Bitcoin News (press release) Bitmain Blog  - Medium all 35 news articles »
Bitfury Launches New Generation of Bitcoin (BTC) Mining ASICs - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 22 23:35, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin Cash Fans Launch Bitcoincashtalk as an Alternative to Bitcointalk Ethereum World News (blog) The same confusion has been evident in other social networks, especially in Reddit where the Bitcoin Cash community remains more active under the BTC ticker than under the BCH ticker. This situation has caused controversy since the birth of this altcoin.
Bitcoin Cash Fans Launch Bitcoincashtalk as an Alternative to Bitcointalk - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 23 04:00, 2018 GMT
FRANCE 24 Ether cryptocurrency , a victim of blockchain success FRANCE 24 Blockchain traffic jam -. Unlike bitcoin's blockchain , which carries out transactions involving only the cryptocurrency , Ethereum can host different virtual tokens and also enable certain digital applications and so-called smart contracts. Such ...
Ether cryptocurrency, a victim of blockchain success - FRANCE 24
Sun Sep 23 02:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist In Argentina, Investors Flock to Safe-Haven Bitcoin Bitcoinist The economic crisis in Argentina is driving investors to buy Bitcoin in order to protect their wealth, pushing the cryptocurrency's price higher in-turn. In parallel, to satisfy the increasing demand, the first of 12 Bitcoin ATMs has already begun to ...
In Argentina, Investors Flock to Safe-Haven Bitcoin - Bitcoinist
Sat Sep 22 19:38, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Novogratz Discusses XRP Surge, Bitcoin (BTC) $10000 Price Target Ethereum World News (blog) Backing up this claim, the cryptocurrency advocate explained that venture capital firms are still investing heavily into this nascent technology, as seen by the dozens of funding rounds of cryptocurrency -focused startups that occurred within the past ... Billionaire Novogratz: Impossible For Bitcoin Not to Hit $10000 by This Year newsBTC Novogratz Sees Bitcoin Recording 30% Increase This Year, $10,000 ... CCN all 19 news articles »
Novogratz Discusses XRP Surge, Bitcoin (BTC) $10000 Price Target - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 22 18:26, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Coinsquare Launches Blockchain ETF Following XRP Integration Ethereum World News (blog) Per a report from The Globe And Mail, a subsidiary of Canada's leading cryptocurrency platform, Coinsquare, has just launched two new, technology-focused exchange-traded funds (ETF) on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Coin Capital Investment ... Coinsquare Lists Blockchain ETF On Toronto Stock Exchange CCN all 8 news articles »
Coinsquare Launches Blockchain ETF Following XRP Integration - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 22 18:05, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets See Mixed Signals, Ethereum Beats Ripple by Market Cap Cointelegraph Bitcoin weekly price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Index · Ethereum (ETH) has regained its position as the top second cryptocurrency by market cap, having overtaken Ripple by some $2 billion, with a market cap of $24.4 billion at press time. Beaten-down cryptocurrency XRP surges 80% in 24 hours, nearly triples in value on week CNBC Ethereum Regains #2 Spot Surpassing Ripple, Wild Volatility as Market Recovers newsBTC XRP's Surge: Justin Sun Believes It is A Sign that Financial Institutions Will Adopt Blockchain Ethereum World News (blog) Bloomberg  - Bitcoinist  - Economic Times  - CNBC all 260 news articles »
Crypto Markets See Mixed Signals, Ethereum Beats Ripple by Market Cap - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 22 20:00, 2018 GMT
Black Enterprise The One Cryptocurrency That Is Not For Me Black Enterprise Ripple actively courts the traditional banking infrastructure for its use–something that helps make this particular cryptocurrency highly controversial. For “oldcoiners” like me, Ripple is crypto-heresy because it works with banks. Bitcoin was born of ... and more »
The One Cryptocurrency That Is Not For Me - Black Enterprise
Sat Sep 22 16:34, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: The Resilience of Bitcoin Bitcoin Magazine The same week that a study was released, detailing the ongoing trouble that Japanese exchanges are experiencing with cryptocurrency thefts, another major exchange announced that is had been hacked. Japanese exchange Zaif was drained of 6.7 billion ... The Latest Bitcoin Bug Was So Bad, Developers Kept Its Full Details a Secret CoinDesk XVG Developers Clarify Verge's Codebase Does Not Have Bitcoin Core Vulnerability Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin Core Vulnerability Would Have Allowed Miners to Inflate the BTC Supply CCN Naked Security  - CryptoGlobe  - Bitcoin News (press release)  - Bitcoin Core all 31 news articles »
Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: The Resilience of Bitcoin - Bitcoin Magazine
Sat Sep 22 13:45, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum (ETH) Could Bear Down To $140 And Turn Into A Bull Run In A Surprise Market Dynamic Ethereum World News (blog) First off, it's good to understand that in the crypto world, an influx of tokens released into the market might upset the market value of the particular cryptocurrency unfavorably. In the case of Ethereum (ETH), the price dip was largely as a result of ... and more »
Ethereum (ETH) Could Bear Down To $140 And Turn Into A Bull Run In A Surprise Market Dynamic - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 22 12:01, 2018 GMT
The Denver Post Don't understand blockchain ? Denver Startup Week events will provide deeper understanding of new technology. The Denver Post Those consulting Monday's schedule might notice a bundle of events covering the recently ubiquitous technology known as blockchain . Blockchain — a decentralized, digital ledger capable of tracking bitcoin and other cryptocurrency transfers and ...
Don't understand blockchain? Denver Startup Week events will provide deeper understanding of new technology. - The Denver Post
Sat Sep 22 06:01, 2018 GMT
South China Morning Post Why China owes its strict censors: or how Google and Facebook met their match South China Morning Post I am writing in response to the article “On internet censorship , China can tell the US: told you so”, (September 16). It is traditionally assumed that censorship suppresses creativity by controlling what artists can work on and what they cannot ...
Why China owes its strict censors: or how Google and Facebook met their match - South China Morning Post
Sat Sep 22 00:57, 2018 GMT
Barron's Can Bitcoin Replace Gold as the Crisis Investment? Barron's With the cryptocurrency tumbling 55% so far this year, the argument for Bitcoin as a gold alternative—the metal is down 8% this year—may have dimmed a bit. Gold tops Bitcoin on other metrics, too. The total value of all the gold in the world is about ...
Can Bitcoin Replace Gold as the Crisis Investment? - Barron's
Fri Sep 21 22:41, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk The Latest Bitcoin Bug Was So Bad, Developers Kept Its Full Details a Secret CoinDesk This week's major bitcoin bug was even worse than developers initially let on. The bug originally rocked the bitcoin world when it was reported the vulnerability could be used to shut down a chunk of the network. While this sounded bad enough for many, ... The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Details of One of Bitcoin's Nastiest Bugs Yet Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Core Upgrade 'Critical' for Everyone, Urge Developers in Bug Disclosure Cointelegraph Bitcoin flaw could have allowed dreaded 51% takeover Naked Security CCN all 19 news articles »
The Latest Bitcoin Bug Was So Bad, Developers Kept Its Full Details a Secret - CoinDesk
Sat Sep 22 01:21, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Largest Brazilian Brokerage to Launch Exchange for Bitcoin and Ethereum Cointelegraph Per a CADE report, “the main banks are imposing restrictions or even prohibiting ... access to the financial system by cryptocurrency brokerages.” The banks reportedly claim that the brokers' accounts were closed due to the absence or lack of client data. Brazil Investment CEO On Bitcoin Exchange Launch: 'I'd Rather ... Bitcoinist Brazil's Biggest Brokerage Begrudgingly Joins Crypto Market Bloomberg all 12 news articles »
Largest Brazilian Brokerage to Launch Exchange for Bitcoin and Ethereum - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 21 22:14, 2018 GMT
Mashable Cryptocurrency exchange claimed it was 'practically impossible' to hack. It was hacked. Mashable The Japan-based cryptocurrency exchange Zaif suffered a major hack last week. It issued a statement on Thursday stating that approximately $59 million worth of bitcoin , bitcoin cash, and MONAcoin had been stolen by unidentified criminals. This ... and more »
Cryptocurrency exchange claimed it was 'practically impossible' to hack. It was hacked. - Mashable
Fri Sep 21 18:41, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Details of One of Bitcoin's Nastiest Bugs Yet Bitcoin Magazine An attack like this would have been noticed fairly quickly — everything happens on a public blockchain , while crash reports would probably have flooded chat rooms and forums. At that point, the Bitcoin user base would very likely agree that the added ... Bitcoin Core Upgrade 'Critical' for Everyone, Urge Developers in Bug Disclosure Cointelegraph New Core Patch Fixes Bitcoin Network Vulnerability to DDoS Attacks CCN all 15 news articles »
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Details of One of Bitcoin's Nastiest Bugs Yet - Bitcoin Magazine
Fri Sep 21 21:46, 2018 GMT
Hong Kong broadcaster Television Broadcasts has won its site-blocking case in Australia. As a result, ISPs including Telstra, Optus, Vocus, and TPG plus their subsidiaries must block access to 25 "online locations" connected to seven unauthorized Android-based streaming services. The blocks must be in place within 15 days. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Broadcaster Wins Streaming Piracy Blocking Case in Australia
Fri Sep 21 21:23, 2018 GMT
There'll be consequences if foreign adversaries launch cyberattacks against the US, the White House says.
Trump OKs 'offensive cyber operations' as deterrent against US rivals - CNET
Fri Sep 21 17:39, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : Argentina Could Push Price Higher Seeking Alpha Ever since I went to college at both Pasadena City College and the University of Denver, I have followed the Argentinian economy; I wrote several papers for my economic classes. Argentina's economy seems to continuously swing from boom to bust and back ...
Bitcoin: Argentina Could Push Price Higher - Seeking Alpha
Fri Sep 21 14:33, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Jeremy Gardner: ' Bitcoin Is No Different Than Money Systems Today, Except That It May Be Better' Cointelegraph Known in mainstream media as a young “ Bitcoin millionaire,” within the crypto and blockchain industry, Jeremy Gardner is a known more for what he does than how much he makes. As a serial blockchain entrepreneur, educator and investor, Gardner has ... and more »
Jeremy Gardner: 'Bitcoin Is No Different Than Money Systems Today, Except That It May Be Better' - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 21 08:28, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur Here's Why Companies Can't Dismiss the Rising Need for Cyber Security Entrepreneur Citizen data privacy , malicious malware, penetrative hacks, botnets and spam are just some of the minor problems that pop-up when discussing cyber - security . And with rapid expansion and development, the intensity and strength of these attacks have ... and more »
Here's Why Companies Can't Dismiss the Rising Need for Cyber Security - Entrepreneur
Fri Sep 21 18:01, 2018 GMT
Barron's Marijuana Stocks Are the New Bitcoin Barron's Marijuana stocks had a short strange trip this week. Led by Tilray,the U.S.-listed grower that just went public in July, the shares of Canada's pot producers skyrocketed by Wednesday, then gave most of their gains back. Tilray opened the week at $117, ... Weekend roundup: Marijuana becomes bitcoin | How investing fads work | Short squeeze candidates MarketWatch all 178 news articles »
Marijuana Stocks Are the New Bitcoin - Barron's
Fri Sep 21 17:55, 2018 GMT
CNBC Beaten-down cryptocurrency XRP surges 80% in 24 hours, nearly triples in value on week CNBC Its market capitalization jumped to roughly $26.8 billion, surpassing ethereum as the world's second most valuable cryptocurrency behind bitcoin . Often mistakenly called "Ripple," XRP has fared the worst of the top cryptocurrencies this year. At one ... Cryptocurrency Markets Continue Resurgence as Ripple Claims 68 Percent Weekly Gains Cointelegraph Ripple's XRP Second Attempt to Take Over Ethereum's (ETH) Position: 50.00% Gain 24-hours Ethereum World News (blog) Ripple Is Surging And Its Market Cap Just Passed Ethereum Bloomberg TNW  - CCN  - The Independent  - CNBC all 187 news articles »
Beaten-down cryptocurrency XRP surges 80% in 24 hours, nearly triples in value on week - CNBC
Fri Sep 21 16:08, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Core Developer Joins Forces With Former Morgan Stanley Exec To Warn SEC Forbes In the letter published late last night bitcoin core developer Bryan Bishop, former Morgan Stanley managing director Caitlin Long, ecommerce coding pioneer Chris Allen, founder of Ernst & Young's blockchain team, Angus Champion de Crespigny, and fund ...
Bitcoin Core Developer Joins Forces With Former Morgan Stanley Exec To Warn SEC - Forbes
Fri Sep 21 15:17, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ripple Passes Ethereum to Claim Number Two Ranking on CoinMarketCap Cointelegraph As of press time, Ripple has a listed market cap of around $26 billion, while Ethereum — now in third on CoinMarketCap — has around $23 billion in market cap. Bitcoin (BTC) is still ranked number one, with a market cap of around $115 billion. Ripple ... Ripple Is Surging and Its Market Cap Just Passed Ethereum Bloomberg Why Ripple is said to be the next Bitcoin TNW Newsflash: Ripple (XRP) 'Flippens' Ethereum , Becomes 2nd-Largest Cryptocurrency CCN The Independent  - newsBTC  - Fox Business all 216 news articles »
Ripple Passes Ethereum to Claim Number Two Ranking on CoinMarketCap - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 21 14:02, 2018 GMT
Trump cyber strategy drops Politico The administration will also increasingly launch offensive cyber operations to disrupt adversaries' attacks, according to national security adviser John Bolton. “We're going to do a lot of things offensively, and I think our adversaries need to know ... and more »
Trump cyber strategy drops - Politico
Fri Sep 21 12:55, 2018 GMT
Brexit Britain's Brave Stand Against Bitcoin - Bloomberg. It's good to see politicians belatedly waking up to the risk of crypto-currencies. British lawmakers are banging the drum for the regulation of Bitcoin , Ethereum and their brethren in order to protect consumers. It may be too late for all those ...
Brexit Britain's Brave Stand Against Bitcoin - Bloomberg
Fri Sep 21 12:03, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Tether's Impact on Bitcoin Price Not 'Statistically Significant,' Study Finds CoinDesk The issuance of tether (USDT), the controversial cryptocurrency tied to the U.S. dollar's value, has had no meaningful impact on the price of bitcoin , an academic study has found. The findings by Dr. Wang Chun Wei, a lecturer at the business school of ... and more »
Tether's Impact on Bitcoin Price Not 'Statistically Significant,' Study Finds - CoinDesk
Fri Sep 21 11:34, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk $6700: Bitcoin Price Charts Bullish Reversal as Altcoins Surge CoinDesk For instance, XRP – the third largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization – has risen by 42 percent in the last 24 hours and 18 percent of the total XRP trading volume is coming from XRP/BTC pairs, according to CoinMarketCap. Aurora (AOA) is up 57 ... and more »
$6700: Bitcoin Price Charts Bullish Reversal as Altcoins Surge - CoinDesk
Fri Sep 21 12:08, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Core Upgrade 'Critical' for Everyone, Urge Developers in Bug Disclosure Cointelegraph Bitcoin Core developers published a “full disclosure” of the vulnerability affecting several implementations of the Bitcoin (BTC) client Friday, September 21, repeating calls for all nodes to upgrade to the latest version as a priority. In addition to ... and more »
Bitcoin Core Upgrade 'Critical' for Everyone, Urge Developers in Bug Disclosure - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 21 11:28, 2018 GMT
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Fri Sep 21 11:03, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Is Charting a Bullish Reversal as Altcoins Surge CoinDesk For instance, XRP – the fourth largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization – has risen by 42 percent in the last 24 hours and 18 percent of the total trading volume is coming from XRP/BTC pairs, according to CoinMarketCap. Aurora (AOA) is up 57 ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Is Charting a Bullish Reversal as Altcoins Surge - CoinDesk
Fri Sep 21 10:38, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Cryptocurrency Markets Continue Resurgence as Ripple Claims 68 Percent Weekly Gains Cointelegraph Bitcoin weekly price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Index. In altcoin markets, Ethereum's (ETH) reversal of fortunes continued after weeks of beating Bitcoin on losses. Prices at press time for ETH/USD hit $225, also a first since September ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Markets Continue Resurgence as Ripple Claims 68 Percent Weekly Gains - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 21 02:29, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Tim Draper Maintains $250k Bitcoin (BTC) Price Prediction Ethereum World News (blog) As reported by Ethereum World News just days ago, Tim Draper, a venture capitalist and well-known cryptocurrency proponent, claimed that the total value of all crypto assets would reach a staggering $80 trillion over the next 15 years. ... While ... Tim Draper Keeps $250000 Bitcoin Price Target, Says It Will be Bigger Than the Internet newsBTC Tim Draper Is Not Backing Down From His Prediction of Bitcoin $250000 by 2022 TheStreet.com all 31 news articles »
Tim Draper Maintains $250k Bitcoin (BTC) Price Prediction - Ethereum World News (blog)
Fri Sep 21 06:58, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Bounce Back? Former Hedge Fund Manager Makes Massive Prediction Forbes Bitcoin and other major cryptocurrencies could have turned a corner after a bruising nine months that has seen bitcoin lose some 60% of its value, while the likes of ethereum , ripple, bitcoin cash, EOS, and litecoin have seen even bigger declines ... Wall Street's crypto guru says pot stocks feel like bitcoin last year — so he's shorting them CNBC Cryptocurrency has hit bottom, bitcoin due for renaissance: Novogratz Reuters Investor swears bitcoin will 'grind back' New York Post The Indian Express all 51 news articles »
Bitcoin Bounce Back? Former Hedge Fund Manager Makes Massive Prediction - Forbes
Fri Sep 21 05:21, 2018 GMT
Forbes Unicorns Integrate Cryptocurrency Payments, Showing Blockchain Is Far From Done Forbes At the end of last year, more established companies began accepting cryptocurrency as payment for goods and services, with companies such as Overstock and PayPal coming to mind. By adopting cryptocurrencies, these companies create a strong ...
Unicorns Integrate Cryptocurrency Payments, Showing Blockchain Is Far From Done - Forbes
Fri Sep 21 07:09, 2018 GMT
"I will never stop pushing them to bring the authors of the assault on me to justice since this is not a case lacking in information" The post Iron bars, automatic gunfire and impunity stalk Albania’s journalists appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Iron bars, automatic gunfire and impunity stalk Albania’s journalists
Fri Sep 21 02:32, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitfury Launches New Generation of ASIC-Based Bitcoin Mining Hardware Cointelegraph Bitcoin (BTC) mining software manufacturer Bitfury Group has launched a new generation of its BTC mining hardware based on its Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) chip Bitfury Clarke, according to an announcement published September 19. Just a Cycle? Big Bitcoin Miners Stay Positive in Face of Market Slump CoinDesk Bitfury Launches New Suite of Bitcoin Mining Hardware - Medium Medium all 19 news articles »
Bitfury Launches New Generation of ASIC-Based Bitcoin Mining Hardware - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 21 04:01, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk 'Turbo Geth' Seeks to Scale Ethereum – And It's Ready in Private Beta CoinDesk By rewriting Geth, the Ethereum Foundation's in-house software for interacting with the blockchain , Akhunov said, he's cut storage down to one-fifth its current size. This approach allows ethereum nodes to run on cheaper hardware. What's more, it's ...
'Turbo Geth' Seeks to Scale Ethereum – And It's Ready in Private Beta - CoinDesk
Thu Sep 20 23:06, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Consortium of Swiss Investors Launch Blockchain Incubator with $100 Million Goal Cointelegraph Switzerland-based consortium Crypto Valley Venture Capital (CV VC) has launched a blockchain incubator with a $100 million goal, swissinfo.ch reported September 20. CV VC has reportedly launched its initial incubator dubbed “Genesis Hub” in the canton ... and more »
Consortium of Swiss Investors Launch Blockchain Incubator with $100 Million Goal - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 21 00:17, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Traders Should Watch $5600 And $8900 Forbes Shidan Gouran, President and CEO Global Blockchain Technologies Corp, is less optimistic, placing Bitcoin price closer to the $5800, though he sees it very unlikely for Bitcoin price to drop below $6000. “It has become clear that Bitcoin's "iron" price ...
Bitcoin Traders Should Watch $5600 And $8900 - Forbes
Thu Sep 20 22:17, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin ETFs Delayed Again as SEC Seeks Comment on Fund Proposal Bloomberg Agency asks for more input on Van Eck, SolidX application. Ruling on request had already been postponed to September. A technician monitors cryptocurrency mining rigs in Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec, Canada. Photographer: James MacDonald/Bloomberg. SEC Moves to Make Decision on VanEck-SolidX Bitcoin ETF Proposal CoinDesk US SEC Asks for Further Comment Regarding VanEck Bitcoin ETF Cointelegraph Breaking News – SEC Decision on Cboe's BTC ETF Postponed Ethereum World News (blog) CCN all 16 news articles »
Bitcoin ETFs Delayed Again as SEC Seeks Comment on Fund Proposal - Bloomberg
Thu Sep 20 19:35, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Enigma Delays Release of 'Discovery' Protocol on Ethereum Mainnet CoinDesk The company had previously planned to deploy its "Discovery" protocol on the live ethereum network or "mainnet" – it launched on an ethereum "testnet" over the summer – by the end of the third quarter. According to a blog post published Thursday, that ...
Enigma Delays Release of 'Discovery' Protocol on Ethereum Mainnet - CoinDesk
Thu Sep 20 21:54, 2018 GMT
NPR Hackers Steal $59 Million In Cryptocurrency From Japanese Exchange NPR Shortly after the popular cryptocurrency Bitcoin peaked in value in December 2017 at just under $20,000 per bitcoin , Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck reported losing 500 million in various crypto coins to hackers. That equated to a loss ...
Hackers Steal $59 Million In Cryptocurrency From Japanese Exchange - NPR
Thu Sep 20 20:34, 2018 GMT
CNBC Wall Street's crypto guru says pot stocks feel like bitcoin last year — so he's shorting them CNBC "The prices of cannabis stocks today feel like bitcoin and ethereum did in December of last year," Novogratz, a closely bitcoin evangelist, said Thursday at the Yahoo Finance All Markets Summit. This week, as pot stock Tilray jumped 50 percent ... Cryptocurrency has hit bottom, bitcoin due for renaissance: Novogratz Reuters all 9 news articles »
Wall Street's crypto guru says pot stocks feel like bitcoin last year — so he's shorting them - CNBC
Thu Sep 20 15:22, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Ripple Rallies on Optimism the Cryptocurrency Finds a Home Bloomberg Ripple's cryptocurrency has surged as much as 35 percent this week amid optimism that it will serve as the means of exchange in a new payment service being developed by its parent company. Ripple Labs Inc. could launch a service that will use its ... Blockchain startup Ripple signs up PNC as a customer for its payment tech Reuters all 89 news articles »
Ripple Rallies on Optimism the Cryptocurrency Finds a Home - Bloomberg
Thu Sep 20 15:28, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Tim Draper Is Not Backing Down From His Prediction of Bitcoin $250000 by 2022 TheStreet.com TheStreet: So right after U.S. Marshals seized 144,336 Bitcoins from the operators of Silk Road, you made a bid to buy into the then-nascent cryptocurrency . How much did you pay for the Bitcoin that you bought at the U.S. Marshals' auctions in 2014 and ... Op Ed: Why Your Financial Advisor Won't Talk to You About Bitcoin Nasdaq all 18 news articles »
Tim Draper Is Not Backing Down From His Prediction of Bitcoin $250000 by 2022 - TheStreet.com
Thu Sep 20 14:26, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Cyber defence: We'll hack back at attackers, says US ZDNet The Department of Defence (DoD) has updated its cyber strategy for the first time since 2015, advocating a more aggressive approach than the previous document. Perhaps most controversially, under the new strategy the US should be ready to "defend ... and more »
Cyber defence: We'll hack back at attackers, says US - ZDNet
Thu Sep 20 16:36, 2018 GMT
The Verge Japanese bitcoin exchange is robbed of $60 million worth of cryptocurrency The Verge Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Zaif has been robbed of $60 million worth of digital coins, its parent company Tech Bureau announced today, according to Reuters. Zaif was hacked on September 14th during a two-hour time frame. Three days later, it ... Hackers stole $60 million from a crypto exchange in Japan's second major bitcoin heist this year Business Insider Japanese exchange hack results in 6000 bitcoin stolen MarketWatch Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, About $60 Million Swiped Wall Street Journal Cointelegraph  - CoinDesk  - Telegraph.co.uk all 535 news articles »
Japanese bitcoin exchange is robbed of $60 million worth of cryptocurrency - The Verge
Thu Sep 20 13:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Video Delivery Platform Theta Partners With South Korean Media Giants Forbes Two of South Korea's largest media companies have teamed up with upstart blockchain video content platform Theta Labs in an effort to drive viewer engagement in one of Asia's hottest economies. MBN, a division of Maekyung Media Group - a large player ... and more »
Blockchain Video Delivery Platform Theta Partners With South Korean Media Giants - Forbes
Thu Sep 20 15:28, 2018 GMT
Forbes Why I Think Ethereum Will Sink To $100 Forbes In my mind without doubt, just like the dotcom spawned a pile of listed companies with no business at all and huge valuations, the same is true in cryptocurrency and tokens. The market contains a huge amount of trash like the ... They are bitcoin ...
Why I Think Ethereum Will Sink To $100 - Forbes
Thu Sep 20 15:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: A Big Move is Coming Bitcoinist Following a volatile day and as Bitcoin continues to flirt with support $6k, we look at what's going on with Bitcoin Price action. Futures Expiration, Exchange Hack. Bitcoin price $6971.72 -0.13% opened the day trading at $6335 and fell 4% to $6100 ... Bitcoin's Price Swings to Nearly $6500 in Volatile Trading Hour CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Volatility Picking Up Leading to Bitcoin ETF SEC Ruling newsBTC all 63 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: A Big Move is Coming - Bitcoinist
Thu Sep 20 16:42, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship is deeply saddened by the news that Louis Blom-Cooper The post Early Index supporter Louis Blom-Cooper dies aged 92 appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Early Index supporter Louis Blom-Cooper dies aged 92
Thu Sep 20 13:01, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Japanese exchange hack results in 6000 bitcoin stolen MarketWatch The cryptocurrency market's credibility took a hit late Wednesday New York time when Japanese exchange Zaif said it had been hacked, resulting in the loss of nearly 6,000 bitcoin . As for pricing action, however, the news had little immediate impact ... Hackers stole $60 million from a crypto exchange in Japan's second major bitcoin heist this year Business Insider Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, About $60 Million Swiped Wall Street Journal Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, $59 Million in Losses Reported Cointelegraph CoinDesk  - Reuters  - Financial Times all 509 news articles »
Japanese exchange hack results in 6000 bitcoin stolen - MarketWatch
Thu Sep 20 10:01, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Circle wants more women to invest in cryptocurrency TechCrunch The earliest adopters of Bitcoin — the libertarian anarchist “cypherpunk” crowd — were mostly men. Today, roughly a decade after Satoshi Nakamoto's famed white paper was released, the majority of cryptocurrency holders are still men. This poses a ...
Circle wants more women to invest in cryptocurrency - TechCrunch
Thu Sep 20 14:09, 2018 GMT
The Independent Bitcoin on brink of collapse after 'very scary bug' discovered in code The Independent 'We urge all network participants to upgrade to [the new software] as soon as possible,' said the cryptocurrency developer who discovered the bug. Anthony Cuthbertson · @ADCuthbertson; in 14 hours ... Bitcoin Core Update FIxes Vulnerability That Reportedly Could Crash Network for $80000 Cointelegraph No, Bitcoin Did Not Nearly Crash, Bugs Never Get to Production Release newsBTC Bitcoin Core Developers Move to Fix Denial-of-Service Software Bug CoinDesk Motherboard  - ZDNet  - Bitcoinist all 37 news articles »
Bitcoin on brink of collapse after 'very scary bug' discovered in code - The Independent
Thu Sep 20 13:05, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitfury Reveals New Generation of Bitcoin ASIC Chips CoinDesk Bitfury Group has developed a new, more efficient bitcoin mining chip, the firm announced Wednesday. The Bitfury Clarke application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) chip "offers the strongest performance among bitcoin mining chips and is unparalleled ... and more »
Bitfury Reveals New Generation of Bitcoin ASIC Chips - CoinDesk
Thu Sep 20 13:52, 2018 GMT
The cyberattack impacted up to 15 million UK citizens.
Equifax still paying for 2017 hack as UK hits it with $660K fine - CNET
Thu Sep 20 14:05, 2018 GMT
Fast Company Meet the women who are making sure blockchain is inclusive Fast Company That's precisely what drew attorney Paroma Indilo to work with blockchain companies. A lawyer specializing in advising companies on initial coin offerings (ICO), she started getting involved two years ago after attending a conference and dipping a toe ...
Meet the women who are making sure blockchain is inclusive - Fast Company
Thu Sep 20 13:23, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum [ETH] Could Soon Take Half of Bitcoin's Marketcap, Tech Analyst Says Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin has remained the most important cryptocurrency of the global market cap throughout the history of blockchain technologies; however, many analysts have agreed that every day there is a better chance that Ethereum will take the first position. Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, IOTA: Price Analysis, September 19 Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Preparing for Next Upside Wave newsBTC Ethereum Could Take Half of Bitcoin's Market Share in Five Years: Analyst Hacked CCN all 179 news articles »
Ethereum [ETH] Could Soon Take Half of Bitcoin's Marketcap, Tech Analyst Says - Ethereum World News (blog)
Thu Sep 20 12:01, 2018 GMT
The Denver Post Denver startup proposes mining funded with cryptocurrency , not mining for cryptocurrency The Denver Post “A lot of people are questioning what it is that gives bitcoin its value,” said Alan Forbes, a co-founder and president of Denver-based Global Blockchain Assets. “ Bitcoin and ethereum are fiat currencies. There is nothing backing them.” Earlier this ...
Denver startup proposes mining funded with cryptocurrency, not mining for cryptocurrency - The Denver Post
Thu Sep 20 12:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain : Reshaping Clinical Performance For The Digital Age Forbes There's no argument that health care is changing: from service-based to value-based care, and from a supplier-centric to a patient-centric model. Both regulatory and patient pressures are pushing for better efficiency, better outcomes and simply better ...
Blockchain: Reshaping Clinical Performance For The Digital Age - Forbes
Thu Sep 20 12:53, 2018 GMT
Try our quiz to test your bullshit spotting skills The post True, false or total bullshit quiz appeared first on Index on Censorship .
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Thu Sep 20 11:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Why Advertisers Cannot Ignore Blockchain Technology Forbes The advertising world is fraught with problems of fraud, complicated supply chains and lack of control over data privacy. Not only are advertisers losing more money to fraud than ever before, they're also losing control over ads because of an ...
Why Advertisers Cannot Ignore Blockchain Technology - Forbes
Thu Sep 20 10:01, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Hackers stole $60 million from a crypto exchange in Japan's second major bitcoin heist this year Business Insider 6.7 billion yen ($60 million) in cryptocurrency has been stolen by hackers from a Japanese digital exchange called Zaif. Tech Bureau Corp, the Osaka based company that owns the exchange, said hackers gained access for a timeframe of over two hours on ... Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, About $60 Million Swiped Wall Street Journal Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, $59 Million in Losses Reported Cointelegraph Crypto Exchange Zaif Hacked In $60 Million, 6000 Bitcoin Theft CoinDesk Financial Times  - ZDNet  - Asahi Shimbun all 429 news articles »
Hackers stole $60 million from a crypto exchange in Japan's second major bitcoin heist this year - Business Insider
Wed Sep 19 13:04, 2018 GMT
Information Age Enterprise CSI: utilising web browser forensics for cyber security investigations Information Age The prevalence of HTTPS and other privacy measures means its difficult for cyber security analysts to look at network traffic alone. So, any deep-dive investigation should involve looking at browser artefacts on a user's laptop and mobile devices.
Enterprise CSI: utilising web browser forensics for cyber security investigations - Information Age
Thu Sep 20 06:43, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, About $60 Million Swiped Wall Street Journal A Japanese cryptocurrency exchange operator said about $60 million worth of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies were stolen from its platform, the latest heist highlighting the vulnerability of such exchanges. Tech Bureau Corp., an Osaka-based tech ... Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, $59 Million in Losses Reported Cointelegraph Crypto Exchange Zaif Hacked In $60 Million, 6000 Bitcoin Theft CoinDesk Zaif cryptocurrency exchange loses $60 million in recent hack ZDNet Financial Times  - euronews  - Asahi Shimbun all 364 news articles »
Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, About $60 Million Swiped - Wall Street Journal
Thu Sep 20 03:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Core Update FIxes Vulnerability That Reportedly Could Crash Network for $80000 Cointelegraph The vulnerability could reportedly cause a crash of older versions of Bitcoin Core if they attempted processing a block transaction that tries to spend the same amount twice. According to the press release, such blocks can be only created by a miner ... A Major Bug In Bitcoin Software Could Have Crashed the Currency Motherboard Bitcoin Core Developers Move to Fix Denial-of-Service Software Bug CoinDesk 'Very Scary': Bitcoin Core Developers Confirm Duplicate Transaction Bug Fix Bitcoinist Boing Boing (blog)  - Bitcoin News (press release) all 18 news articles »
Bitcoin Core Update FIxes Vulnerability That Reportedly Could Crash Network for $80000 - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 20 05:05, 2018 GMT
European Union announces draconian internet censorship measures World Socialist Web Site The law will mean EU members state governments and national security services will determine what is acceptable for publication on the internet —with no reference to the courts or any kind of democratic oversight. The one-hour time limit for ... The ...
European Union announces draconian internet censorship measures - World Socialist Web Site
Thu Sep 20 01:04, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Crypto Pioneer David Chaum Says He's Built a Better Bitcoin Wall Street Journal The godfather of the cryptocurrency movement is back with a plan to address bitcoin's biggest shortcoming: speed. David Chaum, who built his own digital currency more than a decade before bitcoin was introduced, ... On the bitcoin network, for example ... and more »
Crypto Pioneer David Chaum Says He's Built a Better Bitcoin - Wall Street Journal
Thu Sep 20 01:31, 2018 GMT
WIRED How the HTC Exodus Blockchain Phone Plans to Secure Your Cryptocurrency WIRED HTC's Phil Chen, who spearheaded Exodus development, has at least started to fill in the blanks of how the Exodus will pull off its most important trick: keeping your cryptocurrency safe. The Exodus has loftier ambitions than mere storage, of course ...
How the HTC Exodus Blockchain Phone Plans to Secure Your Cryptocurrency - WIRED
Thu Sep 20 00:25, 2018 GMT
Japanese startup Tech Bureau Corp said on Thursday its cryptocurrency exchange Zaif had been hacked, with losses of Bitcoin and two other digital currencies estimated at about 6.7 billion yen ($59.67 million).
Japan's Tech Bureau says about $60 million stolen in crypto hack
Thu Sep 20 00:23, 2018 GMT
A British regulator on Thursday fined credit reference company Equifax Inc's UK arm Equifax Ltd 500,000 pounds for failing to protect the personal information of up to 15 million people in Britain during a 2017 cyber attack.
UK regulator fines Equifax Ltd 500,000 pounds for 2017 security breach
Wed Sep 19 21:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, $59 Million in Losses Reported Cointelegraph Zaif exchange is the 101st largest cryptocurrency exchange in terms of trade volume, according to CoinMarketCap. Earlier this year, Zaif admitted to a “system glitch” that allowed users to temporarily acquire trillions of dollars worth of Bitcoin (BTC ... Zaif cryptocurrency exchange loses $60 million in July hack ZDNet all 2 news articles »
Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, $59 Million in Losses Reported - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 19 19:25, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Europol: Bitcoin Remains Cybercriminals' First Choice, But Privacy-Focused Alts Will Rise Cointelegraph Europol's new cybercrime report has found that Bitcoin (BTC) remains the most popular form of crypto for illicit uses, but predicts a rise in the popularity of anonymity-focused altcoins such as Zcash (ZEC) and Monero (XMR). The report, the fifth ... Bitcoin Hasn't Funded any Terror Attacks in Europe, Europol Report Reveals CCN all 14 news articles »
Europol: Bitcoin Remains Cybercriminals' First Choice, But Privacy-Focused Alts Will Rise - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 19 20:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Just Flash-Crashed Before Powering Higher -- Here's Why Forbes The bitcoin price just dropped $200 to just above $6,000 before leaping to near $6,500 as the original cryptocurrency continues to battle against volatility, reflecting in the likes of other major cryptocurrencies ethereum , ripple, and EOS. ... are ...
Bitcoin Just Flash-Crashed Before Powering Higher -- Here's Why - Forbes
Wed Sep 19 17:48, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Detections Up Almost 500 Percent in 2018: Report Cointelegraph Rather than Bitcoin (BTC) or Ethereum (ETH), it is privacy-focused altcoins such as Monero which are hackers' preferred target, the report notes. The uptick, CTA says, comes as such operations are becoming more “sophisticated.” “Analysts have observed ... Hackers Are Targeting Bitcoin With a Leaked NSA Software Tip, Report Says Bloomberg Hackers are targeting bitcoin with a leaked NSA software tip PaymentsSource all 32 news articles »
Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Detections Up Almost 500 Percent in 2018: Report - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 19 13:02, 2018 GMT
Forbes State Internet Surveillance in the UK and the Tech Sector Forbes Since 30 December, 2016, the Investigatory Powers Act (IPA), also known as the “Snoopers' Charter,” has been in force meaning the end of privacy for those living in the United Kingdom. ... In effect, the IPA allows the British state to monitor ...
State Internet Surveillance in the UK and the Tech Sector - Forbes
Wed Sep 19 15:25, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Startup Launches Blockchain Powered Electric Vehicles That Mine Cryptocurrency Cointelegraph CyClean aims to combat the issue by combining blockchain and cryptocurrency software with electric-powered vehicles as well as other products, such as solar panels and bicycles. The company will allow its users to rent these energy-efficient products ... and more »
Startup Launches Blockchain Powered Electric Vehicles That Mine Cryptocurrency - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 19 13:45, 2018 GMT
Large-scale investors still have appetite for bitcoin at these levels, says analyst MarketWatch “On the OTC [over-the-counter-] front we are still seeing significant demand, many of it large orders, buying both bitcoin and ethereum at these levels,” said Naeem Aslam, chief market analyst at Think Markets U.K. “However, on the retail front, they ...
Large-scale investors still have appetite for bitcoin at these levels, says analyst - MarketWatch
Wed Sep 19 13:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Use By Islamic State Could Be Over By October -- Here's Why Forbes Currently, regulators' attitudes to bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, as well as the blockchain technology that underpins them, vary wildly around the world. In Asia, South Korea and China have cracked down on their bitcoin and cryptocurrency industries ... and more »
Bitcoin Use By Islamic State Could Be Over By October -- Here's Why - Forbes
Wed Sep 19 09:39, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : When Manias End Seeking Alpha I know that, in theory, blockchain technology can be revolutionary as a way to facilitate transactions, but blockchain can be made to work without bitcoin . In fact, most people speculating in bitcoin today did not buy the cryptocurrency to use in a ...
Bitcoin: When Manias End - Seeking Alpha
Wed Sep 19 14:37, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Blockchain Technology Can Help Power A New 21st Century Metropolis Forbes It's a bird! It's a plane! It's the Blockchain ! It may not have the same ring to it as Superman, but sure enough, it aims to accomplish the digital equivalent. When Superman joined the Justice League, the chances evil forces or bad actors were able to ...
How Blockchain Technology Can Help Power A New 21st Century Metropolis - Forbes
Wed Sep 19 13:15, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Hackers Are Targeting Bitcoin With a Leaked NSA Software Tip, Report Says Bloomberg Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are generated through a process of solving complex mathematical equations, which requires significant computing power. Most users and investors lack the means to create, or mine, cryptocurrency and simply buy it from ... and more »
Hackers Are Targeting Bitcoin With a Leaked NSA Software Tip, Report Says - Bloomberg
Wed Sep 19 07:23, 2018 GMT
Forbes If The Internet Is Still A Wild West, How Can Bitcoin Not Be? Forbes The internet has proven remarkably astute at evading regulation — and bitcoin , as well as the wider cryptocurrency sector, will be no different. Rather unhelpfully, regulators' attitudes to blockchain and cryptocurrencies around the world vary wildly ... Time to regulate bitcoin , says Treasury committee report The Guardian The UK Could Be a 'Global Center' for Bitcoin If Its 'Wild West' Nature Is Tamed, Lawmakers Say Fortune 'Wild West' Bitcoin 'should be regulated' BBC News Insurance Journal  - Parliament UK all 241 news articles »
If The Internet Is Still A Wild West, How Can Bitcoin Not Be? - Forbes
Wed Sep 19 11:00, 2018 GMT
TechRepublic The 5 biggest blockchain myths, debunked TechRepublic The distributed ledger technology Blockchain has proven to be the larger value of cryptocurrencies, with the potential to revolutionize almost every industry. However, many myths around what the technology actually is and how it works are preventing ... and more »
The 5 biggest blockchain myths, debunked - TechRepublic
Wed Sep 19 10:09, 2018 GMT
CNBC Cryptocurrency 'Wild West' must come to an end, UK lawmakers say CNBC U.K. lawmakers have said they want to clamp down on the "Wild West" cryptocurrency market and prepare Britain as a legitimate home for the trading of digital currencies. The Treasury Committee released a report on Wednesday that called for the ... Time to regulate bitcoin , says Treasury committee report The Guardian 'Wild West' Bitcoin 'should be regulated' BBC News If The Internet Is Still A Wild West, How Can Bitcoin Not Be? Forbes Fortune  - The Sun  - Parliament Publications  - Parliament UK all 155 news articles »
Cryptocurrency 'Wild West' must come to an end, UK lawmakers say - CNBC
Wed Sep 19 09:20, 2018 GMT
New York Times Bitcoin Miners Flock to New York's Remote Corners, but Get Chilly Reception New York Times A region that once attracted heavy industry is coping with an influx of Bitcoin speculators, lured by an abundance of cheap electricity. Computers mining cryptocurrency in a former Alcoa aluminum plant in Massena, N.Y., near the Canadian border.
Bitcoin Miners Flock to New York's Remote Corners, but Get Chilly Reception - New York Times
Wed Sep 19 03:38, 2018 GMT
The Star Online Basics of blockchain The Star Online After all, blockchain's entrance into the mainstream was catalysed by the granddaddy of cryptocurrencies – Bitcoin . But what is Bitcoin anyway? In 2008, an unknown person (or people) by the name Satoshi Nakamoto published the Bitcoin whitepaper which ... and more »
Basics of blockchain - The Star Online
Wed Sep 19 02:46, 2018 GMT
WILX-TV Internet lobby group hopes to guide federal privacy laws WILX-TV Representing the largest tech and social media giants, the Internet Association is releasing proposals to guide federal privacy legislation to avoid the cost and confusion of a patchwork of state rules and get ahead of California's comprehensive ...
Internet lobby group hopes to guide federal privacy laws - WILX-TV
Wed Sep 19 09:16, 2018 GMT
CNBC Blockchain is 'not ready yet' to fully support the global supply chain, CEO says CNBC Using blockchain is a great idea when there are multiple stakeholders involved since the ledger records every transaction that takes place, Christian Lanng told CNBC at the World Economic Forum in Tianjin, China on Wednesday. Tradeshift is a start-up ...
Blockchain is 'not ready yet' to fully support the global supply chain, CEO says - CNBC
Wed Sep 19 09:23, 2018 GMT
Forbes Solving The Carbon Problem One Blockchain At A Time Forbes Founder Joseph Pallant explains that: “We want to support and accelerate this goal by building a smart contract protocol that tracks ITMOs leveraging the Ethereum technology stack and scales, to accommodate use by every country in the world. There will ...
Solving The Carbon Problem One Blockchain At A Time - Forbes
Wed Sep 19 08:17, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Energy traders and banks back new blockchain platforms Financial Times By digitising the large amount of contracts, letters of credit, invoices and other paperwork currently sent around the world by email, fax or post, and putting them on the Ethereum blockchain platform, they are hoping that the new platforms will lead ...
Energy traders and banks back new blockchain platforms - Financial Times
Wed Sep 19 06:19, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin's Terrible Month Isn't Actually All That Bad Forbes There were fears in early September bitcoin , as well as other major cryptocurrencies including ethereum , ripple, and litecoin, were going into freefall as investors panicked over whether the much anticipated institutional money that many have been ... Commissioner: SEC Shouldn't Hold Back in Approving Crypto Products CCN all 3 news articles »
Bitcoin's Terrible Month Isn't Actually All That Bad - Forbes
Wed Sep 19 05:14, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Trading Legend Don Wilson: Asian Demand High for Bitcoin Futures CoinDesk In a fireside chat at the CoinDesk Consensus Singapore 2018 conference with Quartz's John Detrixhe, Wilson discussed his observations on cryptocurrency trading trends and his view on the future for the technology. Referencing bitcoin futures trading ... and more »
Trading Legend Don Wilson: Asian Demand High for Bitcoin Futures - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 18 23:15, 2018 GMT
Digital currencies pose a "litany of risks" and investors have little protection, says an MPs' committee.
'Wild West' Bitcoin 'should be regulated'
Wed Sep 19 05:01, 2018 GMT
The Guardian Time to regulate bitcoin , says Treasury committee report The Guardian Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are “wild west” assets that expose investors to a litany of risks and are in urgent need of regulation, MPs on the Treasury select committee have said. The committee said in a report that consumers were left ... 'Wild West' Bitcoin 'should be regulated' BBC News The 'wild west' of crypto-currencies such as Bitcoin 'must be regulated' to protect Brits at risk from hacking, MPs warn The Sun MPs call for regulation of 'wild west' cryptocurrency market Somerset County Gazette all 49 news articles »
Time to regulate bitcoin, says Treasury committee report - The Guardian
Tue Sep 18 21:40, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph German Frankfurt School to Issue Blockchain -Based Course Certificates Cointelegraph The Frankfurt School of Finance & Management (FS) in Germany will now offer students the ability to prove their qualifications using blockchain technology, Cointelegraph auf Deutsch reported September 17. As part of a pilot program, graduates of one of ... and more »
German Frankfurt School to Issue Blockchain-Based Course Certificates - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 19 00:40, 2018 GMT
A new theory has popped up online saying that those notch-a-riffic Pixel 3 XL images published online might be a part of a bigger story. In more serious news, further details about Google's censored search engine for China are reported. All that and your comments in this jam-packed episode of Alphabet City!
Were all the Pixel leaks planted? video - CNET
Tue Sep 18 22:56, 2018 GMT
Mashable Attorney General blasts cryptocurrency exchanges Mashable According to a report from the office of the New York state attorney general, the exchanges themselves — the places where would-be investors go to buy and sell cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ether — are not doing enough to protect their customers. New York Attorney General Warns That Kraken Cryptocurrency Exchange Could Be Breaking The Law Forbes Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are Vulnerable to Manipulation, Report Finds Wall Street Journal Cryptocurrency exchanges at risk of manipulation: report Reuters Bitcoin Magazine all 48 news articles »
Attorney General blasts cryptocurrency exchanges - Mashable
Tue Sep 18 23:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Stumble Shows Bitmain a Ghost of Crises Past Bloomberg Even stripping out the one-time costs of moving operations to Sweden, the $1.37 million of revenue it brought in for the first six months of 2018, coupled with Bitcoin prices that have barely moved sideways since June, makes its payment of that debt ... and more »
Bitcoin Stumble Shows Bitmain a Ghost of Crises Past - Bloomberg
Tue Sep 18 21:41, 2018 GMT
This comes after more than 18 months of already helping the FBI stop cyberattacks.
Hackers behind Mirai botnet could be sentenced to working for the FBI - CNET
Tue Sep 18 19:44, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Construction of Morocco's 36 Megawatt Bitcoin Mining Farm to Start in January 2019 Cointelegraph A Bitcoin mining company formed from a U.S. private equity firm plans to begin building a 36 megawatt farm in Morocco from January next year, Ars Technica reports Tuesday, September 18. Soluna, the product of New York-based Brookstone Partners, ...
Construction of Morocco's 36 Megawatt Bitcoin Mining Farm to Start in January 2019 - Cointelegraph
Tue Sep 18 18:45, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ethereum technology could slice bitcoin's market cap in half, says tech analyst MarketWatch The cryptocurrency that supports the ethereum network, the worlds most popular blockchain for new crypto ventures, could scoop up to half of bitcoin's market share within five years, according to one tech analyst. Despite losing close to 90% of its ... Crypto Markets Drop Sharply, Ethereum Loses Week's Earlier Gains Cointelegraph Market Update: $177B Market Cap Target ( Bitcoin , Ethereum , Litecoin Price Technical Analysis) Blockonomi (blog) Crypto Bloodbath: Bitcoin and Ethereum Record Losses in $10 Billion Wipeout CCN all 56 news articles »
Ethereum technology could slice bitcoin's market cap in half, says tech analyst - MarketWatch
Tue Sep 18 18:47, 2018 GMT
CNBC Crypto exchanges are ripe for manipulation and aren't doing much to stop it, New York AG says CNBC The first and most famous cryptocurrency , bitcoin , was started 10 years ago by an anonymous cryptographer going by the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto. It was launched as an electronic version of cash that would be free from government or central bank ... and more »
Crypto exchanges are ripe for manipulation and aren't doing much to stop it, New York AG says - CNBC
Tue Sep 18 17:03, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are Vulnerable to Manipulation, Report Finds Wall Street Journal Former New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman started the Virtual Markets Integrity Initiative program in April and requested information from a number of exchanges specializing in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Ten exchanges complied with ...
Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are Vulnerable to Manipulation, Report Finds - Wall Street Journal
Tue Sep 18 15:46, 2018 GMT
Weekly Technical Analysis Of Ethereum Seeking Alpha ETH prices have been falling consistently on the back of ICO sell-offs and the founder's comments of slower rollouts. Technical analysis shows resistance channels and long-term support floors. Analysis shows a bearish call for ETH in the long term ... and more »
Weekly Technical Analysis Of Ethereum - Seeking Alpha
Tue Sep 18 17:15, 2018 GMT
Reno Gazette Journal Internet privacy — how to protect your office and business: NCET Biz Tips Reno Gazette Journal In my July 18 column I looked at how you can protect your privacy and your personal information at home and in your home office. This month, we'll take a look at the steps you can take to protect your Internet privacy at the office or in your business ...
Internet privacy — how to protect your office and business: NCET Biz Tips - Reno Gazette Journal
Tue Sep 18 15:12, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Cash's Survival in Question as Possible Split Looms Bloomberg ... anything but sanguine in their protests. At the center of the dispute are cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain Technologies Ltd., whose co-founder Jihan Wu is planning an initial public offering of as much as $3 billion, and rival mining heavyweight ... and more »
Bitcoin Cash's Survival in Question as Possible Split Looms - Bloomberg
Tue Sep 18 14:14, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price drop: Will Bitcoin hit $3k - Is the rise of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency over? Express.co.uk Bitcoin started this year on a high of $14,112 (£10,745) and reached a peak of $19,535 (£14,874) on December 17. However, since the beginning of the year, it has suffered a significant loss and is currently trading at $6,265 (£4,768) on Tuesday ... Crypto Markets Drop Sharply, Ethereum Loses Week's Earlier Gains Cointelegraph Is This The End Of Cryptocurrency ? Seeking Alpha Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies poised to become $80t business: Tim Draper DEALSTREETASIA all 121 news articles »
Bitcoin price drop: Will Bitcoin hit $3k - Is the rise of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency over? - Express.co.uk
Tue Sep 18 13:26, 2018 GMT
Houston Chronicle How blockchain and AI led a real estate firm into the software business Houston Chronicle Three red bars towered on the computer screen of Justin Segal, president of the Boxer Property, a Houston commercial real estate firm. Each bar represented an office tenant that an algorithm had predicted would default on its lease. “So those three ...
How blockchain and AI led a real estate firm into the software business - Houston Chronicle
Tue Sep 18 13:46, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk This DEX Is Enabling Payments in Any Ethereum Token CoinDesk 119,876 – that's how many ethereum ERC-20 tokens are currently in existence. It's a number that is growing by the hundreds every day, but the trouble is, according to Loi Luu, the CEO and co-founder of decentralized exchange Kyber Network, the majority ...
This DEX Is Enabling Payments in Any Ethereum Token - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 18 14:31, 2018 GMT
McAfee Internet Security (2016) PCMag UK (blog) Antispam also appears on the Identity page, and parental control comes under Privacy . Other than that, it looks about the ... A protection rate of 97 percent is very good, but Norton eked out 98 percent, and Bitdefender Internet Security £24.99 at ...
McAfee Internet Security (2016) - PCMag UK (blog)
Tue Sep 18 13:12, 2018 GMT
Forbes For Bitcoin , FOMO Is Being Replaced With FUD (Fear, Uncertainty And Doubt) Forbes Bitcoin is going to crash according to many and this crash is going to be triggered by Mt. Gox who are about to unload a massive chunk of bitcoin and bitcoin cash to creditors. This 160,000 chunk of coins is going to thump the market and bring it to ...
For Bitcoin, FOMO Is Being Replaced With FUD (Fear, Uncertainty And Doubt) - Forbes
Tue Sep 18 13:33, 2018 GMT
WDTN.com Proposed regulations target internet privacy WDTN.com (NBC) - Representing the largest tech and social media giants, the Internet Association is releasing proposals to guide federal privacy legislation. The goal is to avoid the cost and confusion of a patchwork of state rules and get ahead of California's ...
Proposed regulations target internet privacy - WDTN.com
Tue Sep 18 12:47, 2018 GMT
Response To Bitcoin Bull Critiques Of The $1000 Bitcoin Bear Case Seeking Alpha Many bitcoin bulls responded to my previous article with various arguments and criticisms. I appreciate the debate and discussion with them. In this article, I would like to address several of their critiques of my argument that I consider the most ...
Response To Bitcoin Bull Critiques Of The $1000 Bitcoin Bear Case - Seeking Alpha
Tue Sep 18 13:04, 2018 GMT
Crypto prices will slowly recover into year-end, says founder of blockchain platform MarketWatch In early Tuesday trading a single bitcoin was last going for $6,267.68, up 0.8% since Monday at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on the Kraken cryptocurrency exchange. In what's been a torrid 2018 with some cryptocurrencies shedding more than 80%, Josh Fraser, the ...
Crypto prices will slowly recover into year-end, says founder of blockchain platform - MarketWatch
Tue Sep 18 11:42, 2018 GMT
1% of wallets hold 55% of the world's Bitcoin TNW More than half of the entire Bitcoin circulating supply is controlled by cryptocurrency whales, and 42 percent of them didn't sell during peak crypto-mania. Blockchain research unit Diar has put together some interesting data that suggests less than 1 ...
1% of wallets hold 55% of the world's Bitcoin - TNW
Tue Sep 18 12:08, 2018 GMT
The range of harms include cyber-scams as well as trolling, bullying and stalking, finds an Ofcom study.
Almost half of UK internet users 'harmed' online
Tue Sep 18 11:10, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Price Outlook Worsens After Drop to Five-Day Lows Coindesk Bitcoin's (BTC) drop to five-day lows on Monday has likely emboldened the bears, technical studies indicate. The leading cryptocurrency traded in a sideways manner over the weekend, neutralizing the immediate bullish outlook. However, the consolidation ...
Bitcoin Price Outlook Worsens After Drop to Five-Day Lows - Coindesk
Tue Sep 18 10:01, 2018 GMT
WIRED The Blockchain : Boon for Bankers—or Tool for Tyrants? WIRED Cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology are promising a lot: democratization of the financial system, changing payments, all sorts of stuff. That's the utopian direction—what the internet did for data and information, maybe cryptocurrency ...
The Blockchain: Boon for Bankers—or Tool for Tyrants? - WIRED
Tue Sep 18 09:31, 2018 GMT
VanillaPlus (press release) (blog) ITsMine named top 10 most innovative cybersecurity startup at China's Internet Security Conference (ISC) VanillaPlus (press release) (blog) It is a great honor to participate in the largest cyber event in Asia, and to be chosen for this prestigious award.” Kimhi who delivered the 2018 ISC keynote speech on “insider threats,” warned the audience that their networks are under attack from the ...
ITsMine named top 10 most innovative cybersecurity startup at China's Internet Security Conference (ISC) - VanillaPlus (press release) (blog)
Tue Sep 18 07:33, 2018 GMT
Unlike countries in Europe where legislation has already been tested, there is no legal basis in Japan to block 'pirate' websites and the country's constitution forbids censorship. Now, however, the Japanese government has presented a draft report which indicates that blocking websites on copyright grounds should be considered as a policy option. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Japan Government Presents Pirate Website Blocking Proposals
Tue Sep 18 06:59, 2018 GMT
India's prime minister seeks to create an unquestioning press, writes John Lloyd The post Why I worry about India’s media appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Why I worry about India’s media
Mon Sep 17 22:16, 2018 GMT
Recode Stripe gave up on bitcoin , but co-founder John Collison is excited about the future of crypto Recode Despite the issues with bitcoin , Collison says Stripe is open to processing other types of cryptocurrency payments down the line. “That is not indicative of what would happen with all cryptocurrencies, that was just bitcoin support in particular,” he said. and more »
Stripe gave up on bitcoin, but co-founder John Collison is excited about the future of crypto - Recode
Tue Sep 18 04:03, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Palestinians Are Using Bitcoin to Transact Across Borders Amid Conflict CoinDesk Ahmed Ismail, a financial analyst in Gaza, estimated there are at least 20 unofficial "exchange" offices there dealing cryptocurrency to local users. Ismail himself helps 30 clients use bitcoin to purchase investments abroad, such as stocks, since ... and more »
Palestinians Are Using Bitcoin to Transact Across Borders Amid Conflict - CoinDesk
Mon Sep 17 21:12, 2018 GMT
Forbes How To Use Blockchain As A MarketPlace To Sell Your Own Data Forbes Through a Directed Acyclic Graph (DAG) architecture - touted as Blockchain 3.0 - CyberVein has two functions, to protect and transfer user data while opening up a new platform for its potential sale. For instance, it cites pharmaceutical companies and ...
How To Use Blockchain As A MarketPlace To Sell Your Own Data - Forbes
Mon Sep 17 21:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Christopher Woodrow On Hollywood's First Security Token And Blockchain Technology For Film Industry Forbes BKX tokens are issued by BANKEX, as a variation of the ERC-20 utility tokens attached to Ethereum's blockchain . BKX tokens are also accepted for the public presale with an added 5% bonus rate. MovieCoin will accept Ethereum , Bitcoin and BKX tokens ... and more »
Christopher Woodrow On Hollywood's First Security Token And Blockchain Technology For Film Industry - Forbes
Mon Sep 17 23:04, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph American National Standards Institute to Address Blockchain at Upcoming Forum Cointelegraph The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) will discuss blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI) issues at its next Legal Issues and Joint Member Forum, according to an announcement published September 17. The ANSI is a U.S.-based private ...
American National Standards Institute to Address Blockchain at Upcoming Forum - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 17 23:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin's Biggest Name Forgot a Rule for Selling Shovels Bloomberg The Chinese company is reported to be the world's largest maker of cryptocurrency mining rigs. It also makes specialized crypto-mining chips, and controls close to half of the world's Bitcoin mining power. In gold rush terms, it designs and makes the ... and more »
Bitcoin's Biggest Name Forgot a Rule for Selling Shovels - Bloomberg
Tue Sep 18 00:44, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets Drop Sharply, Ethereum Loses Week's Earlier Gains Cointelegraph Crypto markets have seen a sharp decline today, September 18, with Bitcoin (BTC) down $200 and market cap dropping as low as $192 billion within a few hours. As of press time, 93 out of 100 top cryptocurrencies by market capitalization are in the red ... It's Bitcoin, Not Blockchain - Bitcoin USD (Cryptocurrency:BTC-USD ... Seeking Alpha Don't Bet The Farm On Blockchain : It's Looking Like A Venture Fad Forbes Committed Crypto Enthusiast Embarks On “21-Day Bitcoin Challenge” newsBTC The Week UK  - CCN  - GlobalCoinReport  - DEALSTREETASIA all 61 news articles »
Crypto Markets Drop Sharply, Ethereum Loses Week's Earlier Gains - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 17 22:20, 2018 GMT
Forbes Is This The End Of Cryptocurrency ? Seeking Alpha Yet, among cryptocurrencies, it appears that Bitcoin , despite having hovered around the $6,000 range for the past few months, has actually been the safe harbor as other cryptos - including the much-hyped Ethereum (ETH-USD) - have seen far greater ... Don't Bet The Farm On Blockchain : It's Looking Like A Venture Fad Forbes Committed Crypto Enthusiast Embarks On “21-Day Bitcoin Challenge” newsBTC What is the 21-day bitcoin challenge? The Week UK CCN  - GlobalCoinReport  - DEALSTREETASIA all 62 news articles »
Is This The End Of Cryptocurrency? - Seeking Alpha
Mon Sep 17 11:56, 2018 GMT
Forbes Meet The Firm Paying Ransoms In Bitcoin On Behalf Of Its Customers Forbes Siegel and his colleagues were able to negotiate the ransom amount down by 80% over 36 hours, helping the company facilitate a secure cryptocurrency payment. “The decryptor tool was passed back and handed to the company's IT provider who, with some ...
Meet The Firm Paying Ransoms In Bitcoin On Behalf Of Its Customers - Forbes
Mon Sep 17 20:27, 2018 GMT
Digital Trends California passes bill that regulates security for Internet of Things devices Digital Trends A home full of Internet -connected devices can spur privacy concerns, and California plans to do something to help keep them from arising. The California State Legislature passed a first-of-its-kind bill on Internet of Things (IoT) security titled SB ... and more »
California passes bill that regulates security for Internet of Things devices - Digital Trends
Mon Sep 17 18:12, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum Dapp Bancor Is Expanding to EOS for Fast, Free Transactions CoinDesk Bancor, one of the most popular and valuable decentralized applications on ethereum , is expanding to the EOS blockchain . According to a company announcement, the "decentralized liquidity network," which allows users to trade a range of ethereum -based ...
Ethereum Dapp Bancor Is Expanding to EOS for Fast, Free Transactions - CoinDesk
Mon Sep 17 21:59, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Blockchain Will Come To Campus Forbes “The Europeans, especially in the UK, have preferred Ethereum ; while the Americans have opted for the bitcoin blockchain ,” the report found. “Most states in the EU are planning blockchain strategies to fit national agendas, and most employ the Ethereum  ...
How Blockchain Will Come To Campus - Forbes
Mon Sep 17 19:46, 2018 GMT
Forbes Making Sense Of China's Grand Blockchain Strategy Forbes The simple phrase “ blockchain not Bitcoin ” has become the country's defining strategy when it comes to the space, and the difference in approaches that the government has taken regarding closed v. open ledgers and assets is a study in contrast ...
Making Sense Of China's Grand Blockchain Strategy - Forbes
Mon Sep 17 16:50, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Back of the Net: Cryptocurrency Stands to Win Big in the Football Sector Cointelegraph The technology is gaining traction with major players in the industry, with Michael Owen launching his own cryptocurrency and Lionel Messi endorsing a blockchain smartphone. In January 2018, English Premier League football club Arsenal FC partnered ... and more »
Back of the Net: Cryptocurrency Stands to Win Big in the Football Sector - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 17 17:13, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin slips back toward critical support, drags market cap below $200 billion MarketWatch Ricky Li, CEO of cryptocurrency trading and asset management firm Altonomy, said volumes have been particularly light in the altcoin market, the market for smaller coins other than bitcoin . “We are seeing a new low in volumes in the altcoin market this ...
Bitcoin slips back toward critical support, drags market cap below $200 billion - MarketWatch
Mon Sep 17 16:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Odds of Bitcoin Price Hitting $3K 'Getting Less Favorable,' Says Trace Mayer Bitcoinist Is the Novogratz Rebound Evident in This Market Indicator? Bitcoin bull and highly cited cryptocurrency proponent... Melanie Kramer | Sep 17, 2018 | 00:00. Innovation Hungry Oregon Leaders Look to Upcoming Blockchain Venture · News ... and more »
Odds of Bitcoin Price Hitting $3K 'Getting Less Favorable,' Says Trace Mayer - Bitcoinist
Mon Sep 17 15:03, 2018 GMT
Greentech Media 8 Energy Blockchain Partnerships to Watch Greentech Media Although not an energy-related tie-up per se, Volkswagen's Tangle integration project is worth watching because it represents another test for Iota, which is increasingly emerging as a viable competitor to the Ethereum blockchain most developers use today.
8 Energy Blockchain Partnerships to Watch - Greentech Media
Mon Sep 17 13:22, 2018 GMT
newsBTC It's Bitcoin , Not Blockchain Seeking Alpha Many people mistakenly think that the technology underpinning Bitcoin is the blockchain . The blockchain has been pitched ... use a blockchain . When we're done, you will understand why it's Bitcoin (and probably Ethereum too), not blockchain . Let get ... Committed Crypto Enthusiast Embarks On “21-Day Bitcoin Challenge” newsBTC all 32 news articles »
It's Bitcoin, Not Blockchain - Seeking Alpha
Mon Sep 17 12:13, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Price Analysis - The waiting game Brave New Coin Increases in both interest and access to Bitcoin at the retail and institutional levels continue to pave the way for further adoption and understanding. Increases in OTC emerging markets globally, in the setting ... Square also received approval for a ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis - The waiting game - Brave New Coin
Mon Sep 17 08:31, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph ZelaaCoin – Is it the Most Powerful Cryptocurrency of the Future? Cointelegraph While things look bright for this young gentleman's cryptocurrency , it is only inspiring and empowering how the millennials are changing the world and for good with blockchain . ZelaaCoin will surely be a success story for the industry and will dethrone ... and more »
ZelaaCoin – Is it the Most Powerful Cryptocurrency of the Future? - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 17 11:38, 2018 GMT
Washington Post The Cybersecurity 202: California's Internet of Things cybersecurity bill could lay groundwork for federal action Washington Post If Brown signs it, California would become the first state to pass legislation to govern security of the Internet of Things, which experts say is crucial as these products proliferate and malicious hackers find new ways to exploit them. ... the state ... Global Internet Security Software Market Size,Status and Forecast 2025 Newszak (blog) How you can protect your smart devices from cyberattack South China Morning Post all 217 news articles »
The Cybersecurity 202: California's Internet of Things cybersecurity bill could lay groundwork for federal action - Washington Post
Mon Sep 17 11:18, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Treat Bitcoin Like Switzerland Does, Zimbabwe Finance Minister Tells Central Bank Cointelegraph Zimbabwe's new finance minister said the country should embrace Bitcoin at state level in a manner similar to Switzerland, local media outlet IT Web Africa reports Monday, September 17. Citing the Swiss central bank's “investment and understanding” in ... Cryptocurrency Could Solve Zimbabwe's Cash Shortages: Finance Minister CCN Blockchain Technology Is High On The Central Bank's Agenda, Says RBZ Technology Zimbabwe all 5 news articles »
Treat Bitcoin Like Switzerland Does, Zimbabwe Finance Minister Tells Central Bank - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 17 11:47, 2018 GMT
CNBC Ripple hints its cryptocurrency product will go live 'in the next month or so' CNBC Blockchain start-up Ripple could launch a commercial application of its cryptocurrency -focused product "in the next month or so," an executive at the company has told CNBC. Sagar Sarbhai, head of regulatory relations for Asia-Pacific and the Middle ... and more »
Ripple hints its cryptocurrency product will go live 'in the next month or so' - CNBC
Mon Sep 17 10:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Don't Bet The Farm On Blockchain : It's Looking Like A Venture Fad Forbes They point to run-ups in the value of early coins such as Bitcoin and Ethereum . The promoters emphasize that cryptocurrencies are liquid by design, so investors can exit whenever they wish by selling coins on a Cryptocurrency exchange. I've heard ... and more »
Don't Bet The Farm On Blockchain: It's Looking Like A Venture Fad - Forbes
Mon Sep 17 05:42, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Ignoring Crash, Bitcoin Tracking Pioneer Loads Up Full Basket Bloomberg Read more on Sweden's Bitcoin craze. In the U.S., the Securities and Exchange Commission earlier this month temporarily suspended trading in the company's Bitcoin Tracker One and Ether Tracker One, citing investor confusion regarding the assets.
Ignoring Crash, Bitcoin Tracking Pioneer Loads Up Full Basket - Bloomberg
Mon Sep 17 10:00, 2018 GMT
WIRED The Latest Course Catalog Trend? Blockchain 101 WIRED Blockchain —a method for creating and maintaining a global ledger of transactions that doesn't require a third-party middleman such as a bank, government or corporation—is best known for its role in powering the virtual currency bitcoin . Applications ...
The Latest Course Catalog Trend? Blockchain 101 - WIRED
Mon Sep 17 08:01, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Mastercard Patent Filings Tout Blockchain for Immutable Data Records CoinDesk Payment services giant Mastercard is looking at the use of blockchain for keeping track of consumer payments, newly published patent filings suggest. In a series of largely similar patent applications published last week by the U.S. Patent and ...
Mastercard Patent Filings Tout Blockchain for Immutable Data Records - CoinDesk
Mon Sep 17 09:19, 2018 GMT
Cutting through the blockchain hype ComputerWeekly.com Speaking to Computer Weekly in an exclusive interview, Tom Sprenger, CTO of AdNovum, a Swiss IT security company with offices in Asia, noted that many startups and investors are jumping on the blockchain bandwagon, but it is not always clear whether ...
Cutting through the blockchain hype - ComputerWeekly.com
Mon Sep 17 08:46, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship explores the impact of Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill on academic freedom with Dr Lawrence McNamara The post “Reckless” counter-terror bill a threat to academic research appeared first on Index on Censorship .
“Reckless” counter-terror bill a threat to academic research
Sun Sep 16 09:45, 2018 GMT
Bristol Airport says a "ransomware"-style attack prompted it to take screens offline for two days.
Cyber attack led to Bristol Airport blank screens
Mon Sep 17 03:31, 2018 GMT
9News.com KUSA CSP puts trooper on paid leave after interaction with far-right protesters 9News.com KUSA DENVER — A State Patrol officer is on paid leave while CSP investigates his interaction with a far-right group that held a rally at the State Capitol on Saturday. That rally against internet censorship was promoted by the Proud Boys, a far-right, all ...
CSP puts trooper on paid leave after interaction with far-right protesters - 9News.com KUSA
Mon Sep 17 03:50, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Gas Ain't Gold: Why Ether's Price Could Tank Even If Ethereum Succeeds CoinDesk Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk's advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at MIT's Digital Currency Initiative. The following article originally appeared in CoinDesk Weekly, a custom-curated newsletter delivered every ...
Gas Ain't Gold: Why Ether's Price Could Tank Even If Ethereum Succeeds - CoinDesk
Mon Sep 17 05:11, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Ledger: Ethereum and Litecoins' Round Trip, Bitcoin Trading at Citi and Morgan Stanley, New Crypto Crackdowns Fortune “The reason is because I have been investing in this blockchain platform and the assistant operation manager named Jen Wieczner has been attending to me and collected $10,900 so far from me,” the person wrote. By the time I read the message, the ...
The Ledger: Ethereum and Litecoins' Round Trip, Bitcoin Trading at Citi and Morgan Stanley, New Crypto Crackdowns - Fortune
Mon Sep 17 02:27, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Slow and Steady Does It Ethereum World News (blog) Note that it has been reported that Morgan Stanley and Citigroup are looking into offering crypto products for their clients, overshadowing earlier news of the SEC temporary suspension on Bitcoin Tracker One and Ethereum Tracker One. With that, it's ...
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Slow and Steady Does It - Ethereum World News (blog)
Mon Sep 17 02:13, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Analysis: At $6500, Bitcoin Prices are Under-Priced in a $8 Trillion Fair Value Market Cap newsBTC According to Tim, the disruptive cryptocurrency market cap would explode to a whopping $8 trillion market cap with the Bitcoin leading the charge. Speaking via video link at the Deal Street Asia sponsored event held in Singapore, Tim said there is one ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: At $6500, Bitcoin Prices are Under-Priced in a $8 Trillion Fair Value Market Cap - newsBTC
Mon Sep 17 00:15, 2018 GMT
CCN How Ethereum Hackathons are Drastically Improving Blockchain Systems CCN Since mid-2017, Ethereum hackathons have been held in many major cities across the globe, to encourage the development of decentralized applications (dApps) and blockchain -based systems. ETHGlobal, the biggest Ethereum ... Linda Xie, a prominent ...
How Ethereum Hackathons are Drastically Improving Blockchain Systems - CCN
Sun Sep 16 17:55, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockchain Study: Gemini Custodian is Able to Alter or Reverse Gemini Dollar Transactions Cointelegraph The implementation of the recently launched Gemini dollar (GUSD) stablecoin can be completely changed by a Gemini custodian every 48 hours, according to a study authored by blockchain researcher Alex Lebed and crypto consultant Alexey Akhunov, ... Gemini Dollar Code Review Reveals the Stablecoin's Accounts Can Be Frozen Bitcoin News (press release) all 22 news articles »
Blockchain Study: Gemini Custodian is Able to Alter or Reverse Gemini Dollar Transactions - Cointelegraph
Sun Sep 16 22:35, 2018 GMT
CCN Buyer's Remorse? Cryptocurrency Lawsuits Have Tripled Since 2017 CCN Last year, the number of cases mentioning bitcoin , cryptocurrency or blockchain amounted to just 15 ,but in the first and the second quarters of this year, the figure has risen to 45. If the current trend continues, this means that the increase will ...
Buyer's Remorse? Cryptocurrency Lawsuits Have Tripled Since 2017 - CCN
Sun Sep 16 22:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Forbes Journalist Says Get Used to Bitcoin's Bipolar Tendencies Bitcoinist If bear markets terrify you, take some advice from an experienced economic researcher and editor at Forbes who bought Bitcoin for $14. Things are far more serious when you're charged for Bitcoin's price oscillations.
Forbes Journalist Says Get Used to Bitcoin's Bipolar Tendencies - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 16 18:31, 2018 GMT
CCN Ethereum Co-Founder Invested in Bitcoin at $1 in 2011, What's Changed? CCN Charles Hoskinson, the co-founder of Ethereum and Cardano, entered the cryptocurrency sector when Bitcoin was valued at just over $1. Since then, the infrastructure supporting the market and blockchain systems has changed drastically, at an exponential ... and more »
Ethereum Co-Founder Invested in Bitcoin at $1 in 2011, What's Changed? - CCN
Sun Sep 16 19:09, 2018 GMT
New York Times They Left Public Radio to Try Their Fortunes on the Blockchain New York Times Civil, a New York start-up that now aims to help start 100 new journalism outlets by the end of the year, gave Ms. Zomorodi and Ms. Poyant grant money that came partly in the form of dollars and partly in the company's own cryptocurrency , CVL tokens ...
They Left Public Radio to Try Their Fortunes on the Blockchain - New York Times
Sun Sep 16 12:40, 2018 GMT
VICE News How bitcoin helped track down suspects in the Russia investigation VICE News Buried in last month's special counsel indictment of 12 alleged Russian spies was an explanation of how law enforcement used the blockchain , the network which facilitates bitcoin transactions, to track and identify the suspects through their ...
How bitcoin helped track down suspects in the Russia investigation - VICE News
Sun Sep 16 15:46, 2018 GMT
CCN This Dormant $720 Million Bitcoin Wallet Has Woken Up – But Who Owns It? CCN Once again in the world of cryptocurrency , we have a mystery on our hands. A $720 million sleeping giant has woken up after four years, with $100 million moved to Bitfinex and Binance over the course of ten days at the end of August. The bitcoin wallet ...
This Dormant $720 Million Bitcoin Wallet Has Woken Up – But Who Owns It? - CCN
Sun Sep 16 15:42, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: Making Strides Across Industries Bitcoin Magazine Industry buzz surrounded Ethereum this week as community members await the next stage of the coin's development. The protocol also served as ... continute to come to light. Stay on top of the best stories in the bitcoin , blockchain and cryptocurrency ...
Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: Making Strides Across Industries - Bitcoin Magazine
Sun Sep 16 11:35, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Bitcoin under pressure as collapsed cryptoexchange unwinds $1bn of digital currency Telegraph.co.uk The digital currency, which has already plunged in value from $17,035 in January $6449 yesterday, is set to slide further in the coming weeks as Mt.Gox, a bankrupt Bitcoin exchange, pays out thousands of coins to creditors. Kim Nilsson, who has led a ... and more »
Bitcoin under pressure as collapsed cryptoexchange unwinds $1bn of digital currency - Telegraph.co.uk
Sun Sep 16 13:25, 2018 GMT
CCN Dropping Bitcoin Volumes Brings Minor Market Retreat, Where Next? CCN ETH, the native cryptocurrency of the Ethereum blockchain network, showed strong momentum over the past three days, achieving a monthly high at $227. While other major cryptocurrencies fell by 1 to 4 percent, ETH managed to record a slight 0.5 percent ... Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, IOTA: Price Analysis, September 14 Cointelegraph Crypto Market Remains A Mixed Bag — “The Selloff Is Overdone” Ethereum World News (blog) Sharding one step closer to being integrated into Ethereum Chepicap The Daily Hodl all 35 news articles »
Dropping Bitcoin Volumes Brings Minor Market Retreat, Where Next? - CCN
Sun Sep 16 13:11, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch The 21-day bitcoin challenge TechCrunch Given the sheer number of these bans, readers who live outside of China may be led to think that there is a bleak outlook for the cryptocurrency environment on mainland China. But He You Bing's Bitcoin challenge reveals a refreshing perspective on the ...
The 21-day bitcoin challenge - TechCrunch
Sun Sep 16 12:34, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Korean Mobile Carrier LGU+ Launches Blockchain -Based Overseas Payment System Cointelegraph South Korea's LG UPlus, a mobile carrier owned by the country's fourth largest conglomerate LG Corp., is launching a blockchain -based cross-carrier overseas payment service, Korea Times reports today, September 16. Last Thursday, September 13, LG ... and more »
Korean Mobile Carrier LGU+ Launches Blockchain-Based Overseas Payment System - Cointelegraph
Sun Sep 16 12:34, 2018 GMT
On internet censorship , China can tell the US: told you so South China Morning Post It made internet companies liable for content spread on its platforms. Individuals and groups were prohibited from using the internet to spread rumours, disrupt social stability, subvert state power or to organise or incite illegal gatherings. Scores ...
On internet censorship, China can tell the US: told you so - South China Morning Post
Sun Sep 16 08:07, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Money-laundering hack and Japanese law could threaten a wipeout of Bitcoin Telegraph.co.uk The court started the process of civil rehabilitation for creditors against Mt Gox, a former cryptocurrency exchange based in Shibuya, Tokyo, which was once responsible for facilitating more than 70pc of the world's Bitcoin transactions. Mt Gox filed ...
Money-laundering hack and Japanese law could threaten a wipeout of Bitcoin - Telegraph.co.uk
Sun Sep 16 10:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: Are Oversold Bounces Leading the Market Higher? Bitcoinist Bitcoin is making a slow and steady recovery toward $7,000. Has bearish market sentiment alleviated? Or, are the current gains simply the result of a market-wide oversold bounce? On Thursday, BTC broke through the $6,450 resistance and proceeded to ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Are Oversold Bounces Leading the Market Higher? - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 16 09:28, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Cardano (ADA) Coin Story: Attempt to Improve what Bitcoin and Ethereum Chose Wrong Ethereum World News (blog) Cardano (ADA) has unveiled the use cases of Marlowe, a domain specific language (DSL) which is targeted at the execution of financial contracts in the style of Peyton Jones among other researchers on blockchain . The Marlowe domain-specific language ... and more »
Cardano (ADA) Coin Story: Attempt to Improve what Bitcoin and Ethereum Chose Wrong - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 16 09:16, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Crypto Week In Review: Institutions Finally Ready to Commit to Bitcoin newsBTC On Thursday, CNBC divulged that BitGo, a well-known American cryptocurrency infrastructure provider, had received a regulatory green light from South Dakota's Division of Banking to make a foray into offering custodial solutions for institutions. More ... Bitcoin Bull Tim Draper says 1 BTC will be worth 2 Million or more Coinnounce (press release) (blog) all 10 news articles »
Crypto Week In Review: Institutions Finally Ready to Commit to Bitcoin - newsBTC
Sun Sep 16 10:37, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Market Update: Waiting For Momentum On Sunday newsBTC Markets are sleepy this Sunday, Ethereum is holding steady, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Monero dropping back. There has been a very minor pullback in crypto markets today. In general though things have been pretty static over the weekend and total ... Wirex expands into Canada; Bitcoin [BTC], Litecoin [LTC], XRP and Ethereum [ETH] wallets at low fees and reasonable ... AMBCrypto all 32 news articles »
Cryptocurrency Market Update: Waiting For Momentum On Sunday - newsBTC
Sun Sep 16 09:15, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Open Heart Surgery: Inside Ethereum's Crucial Replacement of the EVM CoinDesk Stored across tens of thousands of nodes that make up the platform, the ethereum virtual machine, or EVM, is responsible for executing the countless tokens, dapps, DAOs and digital kittens of which the blockchain is comprised of. It's an engine on top ...
Open Heart Surgery: Inside Ethereum's Crucial Replacement of the EVM - CoinDesk
Sun Sep 16 09:12, 2018 GMT
CCN India's Biggest Startup Incubator CEO [Falsely] Says Bitcoin Failed Due to $20 Fees CCN Bitcoin and blockchain -based systems, in general, are decentralized networks that exist on peer-to-peer protocols. As such, scalability through cryptographic engineering and development is required. Since the end of 2017, Bitcoin , Ethereum , and many ... and more »
India's Biggest Startup Incubator CEO [Falsely] Says Bitcoin Failed Due to $20 Fees - CCN
Sun Sep 16 07:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Blockchain is Fostering the Next Generation of News Media Bitcoinist One of the most discussed projects at the nexus of blockchain and journalism is Civil. The project is looking to harness Ethereum in order to help create a sustainable business model for the media world. Matthew Iles, Civil founder and CEO, wants the ... and more »
Blockchain is Fostering the Next Generation of News Media - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 16 06:00, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Flood of payouts 'could crash Bitcoin market' Telegraph.co.uk The currency, which has already plunged in value from $17,035 in January to $6,449, is set to slide further in the coming weeks as Mt. Gox, a bankrupt Bitcoin exchange, pays out thousands of coins to creditors. Kim Nilsson, who has led a four-year ... and more »
Flood of payouts 'could crash Bitcoin market' - Telegraph.co.uk
Sun Sep 16 01:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist From Farm to Plate, Blockchain Is Revolutionizing Agriculture Bitcoinist Currently, blockchain is gaining mainstream attention in the agricultural world, especially since researchers funded by the Dutch government speculated the tech could be used to engender more consumer trust in the food system — and even lower costs ... and more »
From Farm to Plate, Blockchain Is Revolutionizing Agriculture - Bitcoinist
Sat Sep 15 20:56, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph World Economic Forum Outlines Over 65 Blockchain Use Cases for Environmental Protection Cointelegraph The World Economic Forum (WEF) foundation has outlined more than 65 blockchain use cases for solving the “most pressing” environmental challenges, in a report published September 14. In the report, titled “Building Block(chain)s for a Better Planet ...
World Economic Forum Outlines Over 65 Blockchain Use Cases for Environmental Protection - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 15 20:40, 2018 GMT
CCN Bitcoin Severely Oversold, Various Technical Factors Suggest CCN Unlike Bitcoin , ETH, the native cryptocurrency of Ethereum , has increased by more than 40 percent in the past week. Diar, a cryptocurrency -focused research group, disclosed that initial coin offering (ICO) projects still have more than 50 percent of ...
Bitcoin Severely Oversold, Various Technical Factors Suggest - CCN
Sun Sep 16 00:06, 2018 GMT
Hacked Bitcoin Could Have Smooth Sailing from Here, Technical Oscillator Suggests Hacked While the Ethereum price is only beginning to show signs of recovery, the bitcoin price has managed to hold above key support in the wake of industry setbacks. When the bitcoin price jumped from $6,300 to $6,500 a few days ago, the whole market was ... and more »
Bitcoin Could Have Smooth Sailing from Here, Technical Oscillator Suggests - Hacked
Sat Sep 15 18:53, 2018 GMT
How blockchain can beat the disruptors at their own game JOC.com Platform businesses have disrupted entire industries over the past few decades, but now blockchain threatens to beat these disruptors at their own game, destroying the centralized digital platform business model. Digital platforms are a growing feature ...
How blockchain can beat the disruptors at their own game - JOC.com
Sat Sep 15 16:50, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets Recover Slightly, Ethereum , Tezos See Largest Gains Cointelegraph Yesterday, Silicon Valley venture capitalist and well-known Bitcoin evangelist Tim Draper predicted that the combined cryptocurrency market cap will hit $80 trillion in the next 15 years, citing the variety of markets that will be transformed by the ... and more »
Crypto Markets Recover Slightly, Ethereum, Tezos See Largest Gains - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 15 21:24, 2018 GMT
PBS NewsHour Can blockchain help fill journalism's funding gaps? PBS NewsHour The New York-based startup Civil launched last year with the goal of using blockchain -- the same technology that powers the cryptocurrency Bitcoin -- to help to build a network of independent news organizations with a sustainable business model.
Can blockchain help fill journalism's funding gaps? - PBS NewsHour
Sat Sep 15 19:18, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Fundstrat: Bitcoin Hashrate Has Doubled, $7,300 Breakeven Mining ... Ethereum World News (blog) Fundstrat quantative analyst Sam Doctor recently revealed that the breakeven cost of mining has risen to $7300, which can be seen as a bullish sign. Bitcoin Hashpower Doubled Since May Despite 70% Correction - CCN CCN all 6 news articles »
Fundstrat: Bitcoin Hashrate Has Doubled, $7,300 Breakeven Mining ... - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 15 19:02, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist 3 Cryptocurrencies Ready to Beat Bitcoin This Week: VIBE, LSK, and ETH Bitcoinist A cryptocurrency that allows its users to watch their favorite concert live, from anywhere in the world, with front seat tickets, is a novel concept. However, until it is a reality it is just a concept. VIBE is going from an ICO to making their concept ... and more »
3 Cryptocurrencies Ready to Beat Bitcoin This Week: VIBE, LSK, and ETH - Bitcoinist
Sat Sep 15 16:40, 2018 GMT
Hacked Bitcoin Price: Whales, Not Bears, Are In Control Hacked Bitcoin's price charted a narrow uptrend on Saturday, as calm returned to the market following a mysterious collapse that has many in the cryptocurrency community theorizing about a potential cause. As the author previously reported, bitcoin's sudden ... The $2-billion Bitcoin whale that fueled a selloff MyBroadband all 4 news articles »
Bitcoin Price: Whales, Not Bears, Are In Control - Hacked
Sat Sep 15 14:01, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Speculators and crypto-believers keep the faith in Bitcoin revolution Telegraph.co.uk Andy Warhol's 14 Small Electric Chairs was on the block, but only to those brave enough to have dipped their toes into the cryptocurrency market. Eleesa Dadiani, a broker and descendant of Georgian nobility, offered investors the opportunity to buy a ...
Speculators and crypto-believers keep the faith in Bitcoin revolution - Telegraph.co.uk
Sat Sep 15 11:37, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) How Sharding on The Ethereum Network Might Be Around the Corner Ethereum World News (blog) From a crypto-trader's point of view, the best digital asset to short in the past few days was Ethereum (ETH). The digital asset had many of its fans and HODLers grabbing onto their seats as they watched it systematically decline in value from $300 ... and more »
How Sharding on The Ethereum Network Might Be Around the Corner - Ethereum World News (blog)
Fri Sep 14 22:26, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine New Mining Manufacturer Linzhi Announces Ethereum ASIC Miner Bitcoin Magazine Chen Min, the former chief chip maker at Bitcoin mining chip developer Canaan Creative, is turning her attention to Ethereum . Announcing her venture at the Ethereum Classic Summit in Seoul, South Korea, Chen's new company, Linzhi, will focus on ... and more »
New Mining Manufacturer Linzhi Announces Ethereum ASIC Miner - Bitcoin Magazine
Sat Sep 15 08:34, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Hit $20k in 2017 Without Institutions, What's Next in 2019? newsBTC Despite an overwhelming sense of bearishness in both the sentiment surrounding bitcoin and the price itself, there are many developments set to occur in the next 18 months that could kick off another bull run. Improvements to the bitcoin infrastructure ... Bloomberg: Morgan Stanley is Building a Cryptocurrency Product UseTheBitcoin (blog) all 8 news articles »
Bitcoin Hit $20k in 2017 Without Institutions, What's Next in 2019? - newsBTC
Sat Sep 15 00:48, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Korea Customs Service Partners with Samsung SDS to Build Blockchain Customs Platform Cointelegraph The Korea Customs Service has signed an agreement with Samsung SDS to deploy blockchain technology for its customs clearance system, according to a press release published September 14. Samsung SDS, the IT arm of electronics giant Samsung, will ... and more »
Korea Customs Service Partners with Samsung SDS to Build Blockchain Customs Platform - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 15 01:39, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Agricultural Supply Chain Can Massively Benefit From Blockchain Forbes There has been a lot of “hype” about blockchain in recent years. While it began as a technology to provide transparency and security for cryptocurrency transactions, it is rapidly moving into other sectors. The reason? The technology can provide a ...
The Agricultural Supply Chain Can Massively Benefit From Blockchain - Forbes
Fri Sep 14 18:38, 2018 GMT
ZDNet US loses extradition battle with Russia for Bitcoin kingpin ZDNet The suspect at the center of this tug-of-war is Alexander Vinnik, also known under the nickname of "Mr. Bitcoin ," and the owner of the BTC-e.com cryptocurrency exchange. US authorities ... Also: Blockchain betting app mocks competitor for getting hacked. and more »
US loses extradition battle with Russia for Bitcoin kingpin - ZDNet
Fri Sep 14 17:01, 2018 GMT
CryptoRecorder Verge (XVG) vs Monero (XMR); Designed For Privacy On The Internet , Are They As Good As They Sound? CryptoRecorder Is it Monero, one of the oldest private-focused coins, or Verge, the coin considered the privacy -focused Dogecoin. Well ... The hack targeted mining pools and during the two attacks the project lost more than 35 million XVG (approximately $1.4 at the ... and more »
Verge (XVG) vs Monero (XMR); Designed For Privacy On The Internet, Are They As Good As They Sound? - CryptoRecorder
Fri Sep 14 18:09, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Snapchat's Struggles Could Be Solved By Blockchain Forbes From proof-of-work ( Bitcoin ) to proof of stake ( Ethereum ) to third generation protocols like EOS using delegated proof of stake, the industry is constantly testing, improving and iterating to find the most effective governance methods for each type of ...
How Snapchat's Struggles Could Be Solved By Blockchain - Forbes
Fri Sep 14 16:09, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Overstock.com Lets Customers Buy Bitcoin via Its Crypto Wallet Portfolio Company Cointelegraph The blockchain investment arm of U.S. internet retailer Overstock announced that its investment choice Bitsy has begun a limited beta launch of its cryptocurrency wallet and exchange, the companies confirmed in a press release Friday, September 14 ... Overstock To Sell Bitcoin Through Its Website In 2019 Through Bitsy Wallet Forbes Medici Ventures' Latest Blockchain Investment Bridges Fiat With Crypto CCN all 13 news articles »
Overstock.com Lets Customers Buy Bitcoin via Its Crypto Wallet Portfolio Company - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 14 22:42, 2018 GMT
Mashable One of the most popular Ethereum apps sure looks like a Ponzi scheme Mashable One of the most popular apps built on the Ethereum blockchain , a so-called DApp, is promising users a guaranteed fixed daily return on their investments. And all the would be crypto-rich have to do is put in a bunch of cryptocurrency up front, then sit ... and more »
One of the most popular Ethereum apps sure looks like a Ponzi scheme - Mashable
Fri Sep 14 18:02, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain -Based AI Voice Assistant Brings Data Privacy To Smart Homes Forbes And while no one has access to user data (not even the Snips developers), the AI behind the Snips AIR voice assistant can still be improved and trained over time by combining “federated learning” with blockchain technology and modern cryptography. and more »
Blockchain-Based AI Voice Assistant Brings Data Privacy To Smart Homes - Forbes
Fri Sep 14 17:22, 2018 GMT
Reuters Cryptocurrency project Tezos to launch main network next week: document Reuters NEW YORK/ZURICH (Reuters) - The Tezos cryptocurrency project is preparing to launch the long-awaited main version of its network that underpins a new virtual token on Monday, according to a message seen by Reuters from Ryan Jesperson, the president ... No Longer Beta: $200 Million Tezos Blockchain Will Be Official Mainnet Soon CoinDesk all 15 news articles »
Cryptocurrency project Tezos to launch main network next week: document - Reuters

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