31 October 2015

Headlines Anthem Vault Submits Proposal To State Of Texas For Gold DepositoryAnthem Vault, which owns the Bitcoin-accepting online precious metals retailer Amagi Metals, submitted a proposal to the state of Texas regarding the building of a new Bullion Depository that was recently signed into law in the Lonestar State. The plan to build a gold […]

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30 October 2015

Headlines Bit Gold Designer Nick Szabo Makes Rare Appearance At Las Vegas Bitcoin ConferenceNick Szabo, who designed an early Bitcoin-like digital currency called “bit gold,” made an appearance on Thursday at the D Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada for the Bitcoin Investor Conference 2015. Szabo, in his speech, made it clear he understands […]

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29 October 2015

Headlines Blythe Masters’ Digital Asset Holdings Acquires Blockchain Startup BlockstackIn yet another blockchain related investment, Blythe Masters’ Digital Asset Holdings has announced the acquisition of Blockstack.io. Digital Asset has been on a blockchain-startups purchasing spree lately, with the Bits of Proof and Hyperledger acquired earlier in June this year. The New-York based company headed by […]

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28 October 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Watch; Here’s What’s In Focus…So this morning we noted that we had hit 300 flat in the bitcoin price and that – as a result – our overarching bias was to the upside for today’s European session. The session is now drawing to a close, and while we haven’t seen an exorbitant […]

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27 October 2015

Headlines Nasdaq to Unveil Blockchain-Based PlatformNasdaq is set to unveil its new blockchain-based platform, which will facilitate share transfers and sales on its private market. Visa Debuts Bitcoin Proof-of-Concept for Car LeasingVisa and DocuSign have unveiled a new proof-of-concept that uses the bitcoin blockchain for recordkeeping. MasterCard Invests In Silbert’s Digital Currency GroupMasterCard is backing […]

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26 October 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Holds The HighsBitcoin price pushed to a new high yesterday and has some headroom for an additional advance. The 4-hour chart technical indicators remain bullish but warn of a potential wave top. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a 3-hour delay. Read the full analysis here. Not a member? Join now […]

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25 October 2015

Headlines Who has/had the Most Bitcoins, Was It Silk Road? Maybe NotHow many bitcoins have been mined so far? How many bitcoins did the FBI seize during the Silk Road investigation? Where did all those bitcoins go? Who has the most number of bitcoins in the world? These are some of the questions that are […]

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24 October 2015

Headlines Canadian Authority Exonerates Bitcoin Mining Company Of Improper Solicitation; Company Co-Founder To Sue For LibelA Canadian company called Dominion Bitcoin Mining has been exonerated of soliciting investors without proper registration. The government of Saskatchewan, Canada’s Financial Consumer Affairs Authority (FCAA) ruled that the website that allegedly was in violation of Canadian law was not […]

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23 October 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Up Again; 300 In Sight?Its been a big week for the bitcoin price. Action has been overwhelmingly to the upside, and a continuous stream of breakout trades has brought us to trade just ahead of 10 week highs. With a continuation of this strength, and a final push over the coming few […]

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22 October 2015

Headlines Research Examines Compatibility of Public and Private BlockchainsPermissioned and permissionless blockchains are compatible according to Bitfury’s latest research. Bitcoin Price Reattempts The HighsBitcoin price had declined according to expectations yesterday, only to fling back to near its price highs today. The verdict is out whether the bulls can achieve another high or if the […]

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21 October 2015

Headlines Deloitte: It’s Too Soon for Bitcoin to be RegulatedMultinational professional services firm Deloitte has questioned whether it is too soon to try and regulate bitcoin. Bitcoin Price Strategy; IntraRange in ActionWe’ve been trading a relatively tight range as late, scalping the bitcoin price markets to draw small, few dollar profits on breakout volatility. Our […]

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20 October 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Almost ThereBitcoin price has been drawing a horizontal path for the past two days and looks ready to take direction. Whichever way the market chooses in the short-term, today’s analysis considers the bigger picture. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a 3 hour delay. Read the full analysis here. Not a […]

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19 October 2015

Headlines Coinprism Launches Open Source Distributed LedgerCoinprism has released Openchain, an open source, distributed permissioned ledger that targets enterprise and financial institutions. 21 Inc Applies for Digital Currency Mining Circuitry Patent21 Inc, the best-funded company in bitcoin, has filed a patent application with the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Bitcoin Upside Break; Live Trade!A […]

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18 October 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Wows The CrowdAfter a shaky start in choppy trade around $230 and $240, bitcoin price is covering increasingly larger distances as the upstrend accelerates. Will it go to the moon. Chart technicals suggest not yet. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a 3 hour delay. Read the full analysis here. Not […]

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17 October 2015

Headlines This Country Has Fewer Poor Than America, 80% Of Bitcoin TransactionsWhich country has fewer poor than America and 80% of the Bitcoin transactions? Although it might come as a surprise, the answer is China. Despite a stock market and currency crisis, China has fewer poor than America, according to a Credit Suisse report. Yet, […]

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16 October 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Breaks $260Bitcoin price is being bought up in rally that began as a whimper, and is now approaching a way point after covering $40 in 3 weeks of strained advance. Once correction sets in we will be able to assess if this rally has legs. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with […]

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15 October 2015

Headlines Domain Registrar Gandi.net Will Start Accepting BitcoinDomain registrar and cloud hosting services provider Gandi.net, known for its “no bullshit” ideology and lack of advertising will now start offering bitcoin as a payment method for its customers. In paying heed to their customers’ suggestions, chief among them a Bitcoin payment option, online services provider Gandi.net will […]

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14 October 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Watch; Range Holds Firm OvernightSo yesterday evening in our twice daily bitcoin price watch piece, we highlighted the levels that we were pitching to keep an eye on during Tuesday’s Asian session. We suggested that – if we got any overnight volatility – we would look to get in and out of […]

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13 October 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Gains; More To Come?Earlier this morning, we published our twice daily bitcoin price watch piece. In the article we suggested the levels that we were looking to keep an eye on in the bitcoin price during today’s European session, and further, how we would use these levels to get in and out […]

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12 October 2015

Headlines Blockchain Platform Setl Exceeds 1 Billion Transaction ‘Milestone’Blockchain platform Setl claims to have surpassed 1 billion transactions per day, in what it terms a “milestone” for scaling the technology. Fix Trading Community Creates Digital Currency Working GroupFix Trading Community, a global industry trading body, has announced the creation of a digital currency and blockchain […]

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11 October 2015

Headlines Blockchain Tech Reduces Corporations’ Reliance on HumansTravis Patron argues that, due to blockchain technology, corporations will see computers not only take over as employees, but as customers too. Will More Businesses Integrate the Blockchain?In a recent article published on Bloomberg, former Wall Street executive Blythe Masters explains that she is particularly interested in the […]

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10 October 2015

Headlines Cryptocurrency DNotes Announces New 2016 VenturePopular bitcoin alternative DNotes is proud to announce an upcoming, 2016 venture that will spread its virtual atmosphere across the globe through integrating DNotes currency, the blockchain and a unified payment system. Company co-founder Alan Yong says that the new company is sure to strengthen DNotes’ reputation and bring […]

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9 October 2015

Headlines Remittance Firm Toast Pivots from Bitcoin, Raises $850,000Singapore-based remittance startup Toast, previously known as Cryptosigma, has pivoted away from bitcoin and blockchain technology and reportedly raised $850,000 (S$1.2m) in seed funding. The startup – which seeks to facilitate remittances for Filipino workers living in Singapore – announced its re-branding in a blog post in […]

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8 October 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Changeup; Range Trade OnSo today we are going to do something a little different. Normally, our standard intraday strategy dictates that we enter on any volatility in the bitcoin price at a breakout of our predefined key levels. We place a stop just the other side of our entry, and set and […]

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7 October 2015

Headlines Cryptsy’s CEO – A Hard Man In The Face of Coinfire’s Aggro!!!In response to Coinfire’s article, which piled up a long list of allegations and accusations against Cryptsy, we reached out to Paul Vernon, the CEO of Cryptsy, to try to get his voice out to the public and go through his defenses against […]

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6 October 2015

Headlines Australian Banks Unfriendly Towards Digital CurrencyAustralian Banks are turning their backs on Bitcoin. Although the digital currency is still receiving a lot of attention in other countries, the changing attitude in Australia could put an end to the industry’s momentum in Australia. According to Reuters, this has forced at least 13 digital currency providers […]

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5 October 2015

Headlines US Government to Sell 44,000 BTC in Final Silk Road AuctionThe US Marshals Service (USMS) has announced it will sell 44,341 BTC (worth approximately $10.6m at press time) in an online auction due to take place on 5th November. To be held from 12:00 UTC to 18:00 UTC, the six-hour auction, open only to […]

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4 October 2015

Headlines Bitcoin Price Reattempting $250Bitcoin price is pushing higher in a typical impulse wave pattern. The $240 and 1550 CNY level is offering “resistance” due to nervous profit taking near the previous local high. A trade entry suggestion. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a 3 hour delay. Read the full analysis here. Not […]

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3 October 2015

Headlines The CFTC’s Not-So-Hidden Message: Traders BewareBitcoin law experts Brian Klein and Geoffrey Aronow explore recent rulings by the US CFTC and how they affect bitcoin traders across the world. Bitcoin Extortion Plot Executed on Russian BanksAt the present time, Russia and bitcoin seem to go together like peanut butter and cottage cheese. It’s not […]

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2 October 2015

Headlines Are You our New Bitcoin Analyst?We are looking for a new bitcoin analyst that can provide daily bitcoin analysis for xbt.social and CCN. Requirements: Outstanding English writing skills Been analyzing the bitcoin price over a longer period of time Can show clear results of previously written analysis Want a long term commitment You have […]

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1 October 2015

Headlines Venezuela Reportedly Blocking Bitcoin WebsitesCANTV, a government-controlled Venezuelan telecommunication company, has reportedly launched a censorship program against Bitcoin websites. According to a report of NewsBTC Latin America, Bitcoin users in Venezuela are reportedly facing issues while trying to access a number of popular digital currency websites, including Blockchain.info, CoinDesk, Telegram, SurBitcoin, Coinbase, and many […]

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