31 July 2017

Headlines Legal Experts Warn of Coming Crackdown on Token ExchangesA D.C. conference focused on blockchain legal challenges has highlighted the possibility of regulatory turbulence in the token exchange sector. Bitcoin Price Analysis 07/31/2017 – New ConsolidationBitcoin price is stuck in consolidation as traders are biting their nails ahead of a big market catalyst. (+) Happy […]

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30 July 2017

Headlines Change.org Petition Urges Authorities to Give BTC-E Users Their Money BackAs recently reported by CCN, a 38-year-old Russian man was recently arrested in Greece. The man, Alexander Vinnik, is accused of laundering $4 billion worth of ill-gotten bitcoins, and was allegedly running “one of the most important websites of electronic crime in the world.” […]

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29 July 2017

Headlines Startups Brace for Bitcoin Cash Fork in Wave of Policy UpdatesIndustry startups face tricky decisions as a new cryptocurrency, Bitcoin Cash, moves to split off from the main bitcoin network next week. Mexican Bitcoin Exchange Bitso Offers One Rate, Delivers AnotherTo the tune of around 15 bitcoins, a Hacked.com subscriber wrote to this reporter and […]

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28 July 2017

Headlines Bitcoin Price Watch; Let’s Get Straight To ItSo we are at the end of the week once again in our bitcoin price trading efforts and, instead of spending too much time going over what happened this week, we’re going to jump straight into the detail for today’s session. Price is trading in and around […]

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27 July 2017

Headlines Bitcoin Investment Vehicle Fined $120k by Nasdaq ExchangeThe provider of a publicly traded bitcoin ETN has been fined by Nasdaq Stockholm for infractions of internal rules and financial regulations. Philippine Central Bank Sees Few Applicants for Crypto Exchange LicenseThe central bank of the Philippines has seen little interest in its cryptocurrency exchange licensing scheme, […]

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26 July 2017

Headlines GreenAddress User Sees Bitcoin Wallet Access Removed Losing 2FALosing access to a Bitcoin wallet is never fun. Unfortunately, it is something a lot of people have experienced in recent years. In some cases, people lose the private key to their wallet due to replacing a computer hard drive. One Reddit user has some beef […]

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25 July 2017

Headlines 3 Reasons to Trade Cryptocurrencies on eToro2017 proved to be the year of cryptocurrencies, with many reaching unprecedented popularity and smashing record after record. The domain that used to be ruled by Bitcoin alone has all of a sudden brought forth new names such as Ethereum, Litecoin, Dash and many others. Since there are […]

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24 July 2017

Headlines Blockchain-Based Ecosystem Tackles Food Supply Chain Deficiencies, Sets Token SaleAmbrosus, which bills itself as the first blockchain-based ecosystem for the food supply chain, has announced a token sale in September 2017. Combining high-tech sensors and smart contracts, Ambrosus is designed to tackle the deficiencies of global food supply chains. Angel Versetti, Ambrosus CEO and […]

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23 July 2017

Headlines Bits Digit Aims to Reinvent Finance with the Blockchain; ICO Pre-Sale Starts July 25BITS DIGIT is a platform that can be thought of as a one solution for all needs and shapes the foundation for the root of the economy: companies, startups, traders, customers, entrepreneurs and merchants into a viable market, combining all the […]

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22 July 2017

Headlines Between a Rock and a Hard Fork: Jeff Garzik’s Plan to Avoid a Bitcoin SplitPerhaps no coder is more at the center of bitcoin’s raging scaling debate than Jeff Garzik – here he talks about the network’s future. (+) Long-Term Cryptocurrency Analysis: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, Ethereum Classic, and DashThe cryptocurrency market went from hell […]

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21 July 2017

Headlines BIP 91 Locks In: What This Means for Bitcoin and Why It’s Not Scaled YetBIP 91 has locked in. Before you celebrate, here’s what you need to know about what’s happening with bitcoin’s code. Tracing Ethereum and Bitcoin? Darknet’s Two Biggest Marketplaces are BustedOn July 16, CCN published a development on what happened to […]

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20 July 2017

Headlines Parity Wallet Hacker Cashes out $90,000 in Stolen EtherPerpetrators who exploited a flaw in a popular ethereum wallet software yesterday have taken steps to sell their stolen funds. Garza Pleads Guilty: GAW Miners CEO Cops to $9 Million FraudA notorious cryptocurrency executive pleaded guilty to a count of wire fraud on Thursday. He now […]

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19 July 2017

Headlines Ethereum and Ripple Rebounds Taper, but ContinueThe 20%-plus surges Ethereum and Ripple posted on Tuesday fell back at the end of the day, but were still in a winning mode. Ethereum held its early day gain better than most of the billion-dollar-plus cryptos. Near day’s end, Ethereum was up 16.65 points in a 24-hour […]

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18 July 2017

Headlines Cryptocurrency Rally Continues as Ethereum and Bitcoin ShineThe major cryptocurrencies got bought aggressively following the weekend liquidation, and the most valuable coins rallied back above their prior high, giving the first confirmation of a possible long-term trend change. Bitcoin surged past $2150 and hit the key $2250 level, with the timing of the previous […]

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17 July 2017

Headlines GAW Miners CEO ‘Will Plead Guilty’ to Wire Fraud ChargeThe former CEO of defunct cryptocurrency mining company GAW Miners is likely to plead guilty to a federal wire fraud charge later this week. Medici Ventures Jonathan Johnson is “baffled” Few Retailers Accept BTCBitcoin finds itself in an awkward position when it comes to merchant […]

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16 July 2017

Headlines Bank Albania Warns Public About Bitcoin, Identifies H&ful “Key” RisksBitcoin users have gotten used to central banks warning the public about cryptocurrency. We have seen dozens of such warnings over the years. Banks are genuinely concerned about Bitcoin, and they should be. However, the bank of Albania feels there are a few key risks […]

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15 July 2017

Headlines (+) Analysis: Another Crazy Crypto-Weekend Ahead?As weekends have been very busy – to say the least – for crypto traders, today’s move lower has been keeping all players on the edge. With the Segwit2X announcement looming in one week, and the Judgment Day for Bitcoin also around the corner, nervous trading continues across the […]

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14 July 2017

Headlines BTCC CEO Bobby Lee calls for Bitcoin RegulationHead of the BTCC exchange Bobby Lee, who earlier this year stated that it’ll still be another 2-3 years before China regulates bitcoin, recently went on CNBC’s Squawk Box to talk about the cryptocurrencies and their state in China. According to Bobby Lee, cryptocurrencies need to be […]

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13 July 2017

Headlines Symbiont Demos Blockchain Share Issuance for DC LawmakersDistributed ledger startup Symbiont gave a demo of how blockchain could be used to rethink share trading at a congressional event this week. (+) Crypt0 B0unceThe amount of bureaucracy and regulation that goes on in the European Union is simply incredible. The entire continent is a virtual […]

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12 July 2017

Headlines South Korea Will Permit Bitcoin Firms for International Money TransfersThe South Korean government will issue permits to FinTech firms including bitcoin mediated foreign currency transfer services to enable international money transfers for small funds. Come August 15, about 40 FinTech firms are expected to launch international money transfer services after receiving permits from the […]

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11 July 2017

Headlines (+) ICO Analysis: InsureXThe great American healthcare debate has put health and other forms of insurance in the spotlight for going on a decade now. While many western democracies have socialized forms of health insurance, America’s are paltry by comparison, and the marketplace here is mostly privatized. In much of the rest of the […]

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10 July 2017

Headlines Bitcoin Price Watch; Here’s Where Things Stand This MorningSo it is time to get things moving on another fresh week of trading in the Bitcoin price and it looks as though we are in for a pretty strong one from a volatility perspective; that is if action over the weekend is anything to go […]

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9 July 2017

Headlines Bitcoin Community Praises Gemini’s Customer Support, Sets Precedent For MarketCoinbase has officially become the bitcoin industry’s first billion dollar startup. Yet, many customers and users remain unsatisfied with its customer support service along with other exchanges including Kraken. Recent rise in the demand towards bitcoin has fueled the growth of bitcoin and digital currency […]

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8 July 2017

Headlines This Blockchain Platform Gives Artists Control of Their Content DistributionThe DECENT blockchain-based content distribution system has launched, promising better content distribution deals than Amazon and Apple, giving content creators more control of their ownership and distribution. Artists will be able to distribute any form of content, including writing, music, videos, ebooks and pictures. The […]

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7 July 2017

Headlines Blockchain Enables Indian Insurer Settle Motor, Travel Claims in MinutesIn deploying blockchain powered insurance products for travelers and vehicle owners, Indian insurer Bajaj Allianz General Insurance is hastening the claim settlement process from “days to minutes”. Private insurance firm Bajaj Allianz is now deploying blockchain-based insurance products in the travel and motor sectors, according […]

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6 July 2017

Headlines Bitcoin Price Watch; Here’s What’s On This MorningNobody likes a flash crash, but when they come, we just have to hope that they reverse as sharply as possible and that the implications of the crash are short-lived. We saw one earlier this morning out of Europe, with the price dropping from in and around […]

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5 July 2017

Headlines What Monopoly? Blockchain Startup Setl Sets Sights Beyond AustraliaBlockchain startup Setl opens up about its strategy for the Australian post-trade system, a market long dominated by a monopoly. Indian Police File Charges Against 22 OneCoin PromotersIndian authorities have filed a primary charge sheet against 22 individuals accused of promoting OneCoin, a digital currency scheme […]

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4 July 2017

Headlines Bitcoin Price Watch; Here’s What’s On TonightSo that is another day done for our bitcoin price trading efforts and it hasn’t been a bad one from an intraday trading perspective. Price moved relatively fast this morning and we managed to jump in and out of the markets for a quick turnaround profit on the […]

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3 July 2017

Headlines Block.One ICO Sets New ICO Record with $185 Million in 5 DaysBlockchain startup Block.One has set a new record by raising approximately $185 million in ether, Ethereum’s native token. In doing so, the crowdsale has surpassed the previous record ICO of Bancor which raised $153 million last month. As the developer of the EOS.IO […]

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2 July 2017

Headlines A Cypherpunk Dream: Blockstream Developer Departs to Build Bitcoin WebEric Martindale’s new project is a trustless, decentralized exchange with smart contract functionality the developer claims is superior to ethereum. Is The Scaling Debate Hurting Bitcoin?It feels like the Bitcoin scaling debate has been around almost as long as Bitcoin itself. How Bitcoin scalability is […]

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1 July 2017

Headlines (+) A Week to be Remembered as Euro Jumps and Crytpocurrencies Dive DeepThe beautiful town of Sintra in Portugal was the center of the financial world for a week, as the most powerful players of the global economic field (well, that is even scarier than it sounds) gathered there to discuss monetary policies. The […]

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