31 July 2018

Headlines China’s Government Censorship Agency Is Hiring a Crypto ExpertA high-level government media censor in China wants to hire a cryptographer with expertise in blockchain technology. Bitcoin tumbles 5%, breaks out of short-term trading rangeThe price of a single bitcoin BTCUSD, -4.92% was down as much as 6%, breaking out of a short-term trading band […]

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30 July 2018

Headlines Bitcoin price rise is not a bed of roses for Ethereum investorsThe recent bitcoin price rise to over USD 8,000 has been respite for market-leading crypto, and could signal a new phase for the industry. Sighs of … Tech Venture Investor: SEC Approval for a Bitcoin ETF is Not Far AwayThe CEO of the Fatfish […]

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29 July 2018

Headlines Wells Fargo Bitcoin Survey Shows Unsettling ResultsFrom May 7th to May 14th, Wells Fargo ran a poll via Gallup asking Americans about their knowledge and ownership of Bitcoin. The poll was only … Flow and Cryptomkt Enable Crypto Payments at 5000+ StoresAvailable now for businesses in Chile, Argentina, Brazil and Europe, Cryptocompra “allows merchants to […]

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28 July 2018

Headlines The Daily: US Presidential Candidate Accepts Bitcoin, Kickico Hacked – $7.7M StolenUS Democrat Andrew Yang’s campaign is now accepting donations in Bitcoin Core (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), and other cryptocurrencies for the 2020 … Opinions: What Experts Think about a Possible Bitcoin ETFSince 2017, SEC has turned down at least three bitcoin ETF applications (including the […]

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27 July 2018

Headlines Bitcoin Can Reach $50000 in 2018 Based on Three Factors, Says Investment ManagerJust like Bitmex CEO, Arthur Hayes, Anthony Pampliano is sticking to his $50,000 Bitcoin price forecast for 2018. Pompliano, a partner at Morgan … 10,000%: Pantera Reports Massive 5-Year Crypto Investment ReturnPantera Capital announced it had seen a lifetime return of more than […]

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26 July 2018

Headlines Top 3 Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple Price Predictions: Stability stressful for some, a springboard for …If these resistance lines could be converted into support ones, Bitcoin would once again challenge the resistance area of the peaks it reached … Bitcoin ETF Mania Dented as SEC Again Rejects Winklevoss FundCryptocurrency fans have boosted Bitcoin roughly 40 […]

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25 July 2018

Headlines Indian Law Commission Recognizes Cryptocurrency as an ‘Electronic Payment’: ReportThe cryptocurrency ecosystem in India may have just found a lifeline, albeit an unlikely one. According to a legal report released in July 2018, the country’s lawmakers are considering legalizing the multi-million dollar sports betting industry – naming cryptocurrencies as a legally acceptable payment method […]

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24 July 2018

Headlines Bitcoin Price Climbs Back Above $8000 to Reach 60-Day HighBitcoin’s price has climbed back above $8,000 for the first time in two months, data shows. According to CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price Index, the price of the … Meet Honeyminer: The App That Lets You Earn Bitcoin With a Laptop AgainHoneyminer’s downloadable app isn’t the most profitable […]

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23 July 2018

Headlines Vaultbank to Bring Free Stock Trading with Margin, Top 20 Cryptos, 120+ Fiat CurrenciesThis is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. SAN FRANCISCO — JULY 19, 2018  Vaultbank announces the addition of free stock trading […]

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22 July 2018

Headlines Bitcoin Opinion: The Bulls Are Back In TownOn my last piece during the previous week, I analysed how the northern hemisphere summer time is usually kind on Bitcoin. Of course there was the 2011-2012 exception, when the entire market was bearish for almost 2 years in a row, but let’s ignore that for now. […]

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21 July 2018

Headlines Cloud-Mining Service Hashflare Disables Bitcoin Mining Contracts, Shuts DownHashflare, one of the largest cloud-based mining service, abruptly shuts down Bitcoin mining contracts. In an official statement, Hashflare stated that they would disable their mining hardware and would effectively terminate all SHA-256 based mining contracts. The company said: “BTC mining continues being unprofitable, in light […]

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20 July 2018

Headlines Who’s In Control of Tezos? That Answer Is About to ChangeGet ready for a frenzy of community baking. UK Begins Research on Law Reform for Use of Blockchain Smart ContractsThe U.K. Law Commission has launched research investigating reforms that would bring legal clarity to the use of blockchain-based smart contracts. Tron Price (TRX) Still […]

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19 July 2018

Headlines $20K in Crypto: The First Bets on Prediction Market Augur Just Paid OutA week after going live, the crypto-powered prediction market platform Augur is proving that it really works in the wild. CFTC Issues New Warning on Utility Tokens & Other CryptocurrenciesThe United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued another warning to […]

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18 July 2018

Headlines Bitcoin Exchange Paxful Reveals Plan to Reach Venezuela’s UnbankedPaxful says business is surging in developing nations, where mobile phones are abundant and cheap, but access to exchange platforms remains scarce. Bitcoin Price Risks Pullback Before Testing $8K AgainBitcoin could witness a minor technical correction before rising to the $8,000 mark. Decentralised Capital Launches Australia’s […]

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17 July 2018

Headlines Crypto Market Adds $20 Billion in 30 Minutes as Bitcoin Spikes Above $7,400The bitcoin price has surged 10 percent over the past 30 minutes, subsequent to experiencing a substantial spike in its volume. Within one-hour period, the price of bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, ether, Ripple, and EOS increased by 6 to 10 percent, as the […]

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16 July 2018

Headlines Kodak-Branded Bitcoin Mining Rig Labelled a ScamKashMiner, a Bitcoin mining computer which was on display on Kodak’s official stand at the CES technology show in Las Vegas in January, turned out to be a misleading product with unachievable advertised profits. The product, which was never officially licensed by Kodak, will not go ahead, according […]

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15 July 2018

Headlines U.S Congressman Sounds Off On Cryptocurrency Industry Amid Democratic Hacking ScandalThe recent indictments of 12 Russian intelligence officers by the team of Special Counsel Robert Muller has been dominating headlines. The officers are charged with hacking the computer networks of some staffers on the Hillary Clinton campaign, people involved with the Democratic National Committee, […]

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14 July 2018

Headlines Bitcoin Price Struggles but 0x and BAT Surge Upon Coinbase AnnouncementCoinbase, the world’s largest crypto exchange, brokerage, and wallet platform has announced its intention to list Cardano (ADA), Basic Attention Token (BAT), Stellar Lumens (XLM), Zcash (ZEC), and 0x (ZRX), causing the price of tokens to surge, while bitcoin has struggled to demonstrate any major […]

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13 July 2018

Headlines Police Seize $1.5 Million in Crypto During FIFA Gambling CrackdownA Chinese city has recently cracked a cryptocurrency-traded gambling case and confiscated over $1.5 million worth of cryptocurrencies. Robinhood’s Plan to Win the Crypto Exchange War? Kill Trading FeesCEO of Robinhood Markets, Vlad Tenev, explains why he thinks fee-based cryptocurrency trading will soon become a […]

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12 July 2018

Headlines The $40 Million Dollar Bitcoin Hack That Never Was2018 may be remembered in the end as a stellar year for crypto hacks. With still five months to go there has been at least a billion USD stolen in digital assets according to CNBC and for anyone who’s been paying attention, that number seems light. […]

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11 July 2018

Headlines Wall Street’s Crypto King Calls Bitcoin ‘Currency of the Internet’Wall Street’s “Crypto King” sat down with the panel on CNBC’s Fast Money to discuss Bitcoin’s utility, calling the digital coin the “currency of the internet.” Bitcoin is the Best Crypto Investment Bart Smith, head of digital asset trading at Susquehanna International Group, dubbed the “Crypto […]

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10 July 2018

Headlines LocalBitcoins Trader ‘Bitcoin Maven’ Sentenced to Year in PrisonA Los Angeles bitcoin trader was sentenced Monday to one year in federal prison. Augur Is Live: Decentralized Prediction Market Launches After 2-Year BetaA platform for creating decentralized prediction markets, which held one of the first-ever ICOs, has gone live. Finally. BitGo Adds 57 Ethereum Tokens […]

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9 July 2018

Headlines South Korea’s Central Bank Downplays Crypto Investment Risk for Domestic BanksA new report by the Bank of Korea has poured cold water on the perception of cryptocurrencies as a significant share of the deposits held by South Korean banks. The report, which was released on Friday July 6 placed the December 2017 total outstanding […]

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8 July 2018

Headlines Blockchain for IoT: A Big Idea Meets Hard Design QuestionsCut through the tantalizing visions of cars with wallets trading with each other, and you’ll find debates taking shape over nitty-gritty details. What Happened When Secret Bitcoin Keys Went PublicThe long-awaited reveal of the private keys, once able to trigger a bitcoin alert system, occurred […]

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7 July 2018

Headlines Facebook’s Blockchain Division Has a New Director of EngineeringSocial media giant Facebook has recently promoted senior engineer Evan Cheng to director of engineering for its recently-launched blockchain division. Earlier in May, Facebook put together a team led by David Marcus, Coinbase board member and former president at PayPal, to explore blockchain technology and its […]

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6 July 2018

Headlines Facebook Has a New Director of Engineering for BlockchainFacebook is getting even more serious about blockchain, appointing a new director of engineering to focus on the technology. Bitcoin Privacy Takes Another Step Forward with Wasabi Wallet LaunchBitcoin users concerned about permanently writing their financial history to a public blockchain will soon have access to a […]

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5 July 2018

Headlines Do We Really Need Cryptocurrency? – A Modern Exploration of MoneyA number of leading businessmen and economists have questioned the need for cryptographic currencies over traditional fiat (paper) ones. Bitcoin, the first decentralized cryptocurrency, was largely created as a response to and rose to popularity as a result of the 2008/2009 financial crisis. To understand […]

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4 July 2018

Headlines EU Regulator: DLT In Trade Finance Still Faces Legal UncertaintyThe European Banking Authority published a report to raise public awareness of the benefits and risks associated with the use of DLT in finance. Bermuda Amends Banking Act to Favor Blockchain StartupsBermuda continues its push to become a global hub for blockchain and fintech innovation, […]

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3 July 2018

Headlines 40 Percent of Ontario Cryptocurrency Investors Have Sold All Their CoinsA survey conducted in Canada’s Ontario province has sought to shed light on cryptocurrency investing habits in the region as well as the views of financial consumers and their understanding of the nascent technology. The study, which was compiled by the Ontario Securities Commission’s […]

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2 July 2018

Headlines Self-Proclaimed Satoshi Says Bitcoin Book in the WorksAn individual claiming to be bitcoin inventor Satoshi Nakamoto has announced they are writing a book about the cryptocurrency and its history. Bitcoin and Ether Surge 6% as Crypto Market Adds $15 Billion in 2 HoursIn the past 2 hours, bitcoin and ether, the native cryptocurrency of […]

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1 July 2018

Headlines F1 Champion Fernando Alonso Moves Entire Digital Library to a Kodak BlockchainFormula One world champion and recent Les Mans 24 winner Fernando Alonso will be one of the first known sportspersons to move his entire digital library to the blockchain. WENN Digital Inc and the driver have partnered up through the former’s KODAKOne Image […]

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