4 August 2018

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Starbucks Looks to Add Bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies to Payment Options
The platform would ultimately give Starbucks fans a way to pay for their morning cup of coffee with bitcoin and other popular cryptocurrencies.
Ran NeuNer believes There Will Be a Bitcoin ETF by 2018 and The CEO of Arrington XRP Capital ...
The Bitcoin (BTC) market has had a bearish week in which the value of the token dropped over 1k to around 7000 USD at the time of writing this article ...
Goldman Sachs Pronounces Bitcoin Dead. Time to Buy?
The incorrigible beasts of Wall Street are at it again, this time with the infamous Vampire Squid, aka Goldman Sachs, commenting that bitcoin is ...
Mike Novogratz: For Bitcoin to Hit 10k It Needs Custody and Regulatory Clarity. After That 20k is Easy
Novogratz was confident to say that he believes that Bitcoin has Bottomed, an opinion that has been shared by several experts. According to the ...
Bitcoin could come to your retirement account, thanks to Starbucks' crypto venture: Investor Brian ...
Starbucks going all-in on cryptocurrency is "the biggest news of the year for bitcoin" — because it paves the way for a bitcoin ETF, according to BK ...
Coinbase Announces Final Testing Ahead of Ethereum Classic Listing

Coinbase has announced that it is in the final stages of testing support for ethereum classic (ETC) as it prepares to offer support for the cryptocurrency across it different services. In a statement published on its official blog, the platform revealed that it is making the information public in line with its new process for

US Bitcoin Trader Sentenced to Jail for $164700 Money Laundering Using BTC
A quondam crypto trader and exchange operator from Arizona, U.S. was sentenced to 41 months in hoosegow because of laundering drugs money ...
Bitcoin Price Deeply Discounted After ICE's Bakkt Announcement
The bitcoin price fell deeper into correction on Saturday, pushing the digital currency closer to bear-market territory as investors shrugged off a ...
Bitcoin (BTC) ETF Might Be Possible With the Bakkt Announcement, says CNBC's Brian Kelly
It is with this background that CNBC's Brian Kelly has dubbed this announcement the biggest Bitcoin news of the year. He went on to explain the ...
Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTCUSD Beating Continues
It was consolidating sheepishly until a big red candle just appeared out of nowhere. The bitcoin price, at the time of this writing, has dropped to around ...
Square Seeing 'Real Growth' in Bitcoin User Base: CFO
Square Inc. Chief Financial Officer Sarah Friar has hailed the impact of bitcoin support on the company as it continues to record strong growth driven ...
Top 10 Domain Registrars That Accept Bitcoin
Digital currency, which enabled people all over the world to accomplish purchases, a bitcoin, was brought in on 3rd July 2009. Those who crave for ...
Bitcoin (BTC) Long-term Price Analysis
The bears have been successfully managing to be the dominant force moving Bitcoin's price against the US dollar this week. A few weeks ago, Bitcoin ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Buy the Rumor, Sell the News
Bitcoin price continues to deflate after last week's BTC ETF rejection. By now most traders will want to know whether or not this is a short-term bear ...
We Expect Future Bitcoin Price Declines: Goldman Sachs

Investment banking giant Goldman Sachs may be launching a cryptocurrency trading desk, but that doesn’t mean that the firm is going to start making bullish bitcoin price calls. Goldman Sachs Makes Bearish Bitcoin Price Call Writing in the firm’s midyear economic outlook report, a team of Goldman investment strategists predicted that, despite having already shed

Wall Street Strikes Fear? Bitcoin's Sudden Price Drop
Bitcoin's Saturday performance has seen $500 chopped off the coin's value, with 6.8% losses over twenty-four hours, and a very concentrated dip ...
Korea’s Biggest Crypto Exchange UPbit Comes Out Clean in Audit after Raid

UPbit, currently the biggest crypto exchange in South Korea, came out clean in an audit report which proved the exchange had 100 percent of the amount its balance sheet demonstrated. Police Raid in May On May 11, as CCN reported, UPbit was raided by local authorities under the suspicion of balance sheet manipulation and inflated

English Rightist Tommy Robinson Receives £20,000 In Bitcoin Donations

Supporters of English rightist Tommy Robinson, who was recently released on bail after a 13-month jail term for contempt of court was reversed, have donated nearly £20,000 in bitcoin. The level of Robinson’s support, which comes from as far as Washington and Istanbul, has alarmed organizations that monitor right-wing activities, according to the Evening Standard.

Bitcoin Falls Back Under $7000
There have been two distinct downturns in the past five days, both of which could be due to a very large Bitcoin trade going south and leading to a ...
Renvale Capital Holds Annual Meet the Profession Networking Dinner and Discusses Korea Legislations

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UBS: Bitcoin Can Replace Fiat Money When It Hits $213000
Bitcoin will eventually replace the U.S. dollar and all other fiat currencies. When this will happen, nobody knows. However, a recent UBS study ...
BCH Roundup: More Developments, 687K Transactions, and Rebirth Parties
Bitcoin Cash proponents are celebrating the one year anniversary of 'Bitcoin Independence Day' on August 1st and now into the weekend. Over the ...
Here Is How Starbucks Will Lead the Way Towards Bitcoin's (BTC) Global Adoption
With Bakkt, there is hope that the CBOE sponsored Bitcoin ETF pending at the SEC might be approved by the end of the year. This is due to the fact ...
Key Objectives of aelf

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Despite NYSE's 'Biggest News of the Year' for Bitcoin, Crypto Markets Plummet in a Blink
Crypto markets have taken a vertiginous plunge today, August 4, with Bitcoin (BTC) losing almost $500 in the six hours before press time to dip below ...
Bitcoin Dips Below $7000, Hitting Lowest In 2 Weeks
Bitcoin prices fell below the $7,000 level today, reaching their lowest since mid-July. The digital currency's price declined to as little as $6,933.09, ...
Bitcoin Pricing Models - Part III
In case you missed my models, you can get caught up here (Unique Addresses And Bitcoin Market Cap - A Powerful Correlation), here (3 Models To ...
Mt.Gox Creditors Revise Proposal to Claim Bitcoin Repayments
In 2014, Mt.Gox declared bankruptcy after losing over 744,000 Bitcoin in a large-scale hack. Released August 1, 2018, Mt.Gox creditors revised their ...
What Does The OKEX Debacle Mean For Bitcoin Futures?
In fact, while I am not a huge fan of the concept of Bitcoin futures, as currently implemented, I do not expect any errors in the operation of the CME or ...
Bitcoin Dominance at its Highest for 2018 and Approaches Symbolic 50% Once More
Currently standing just over 48% at the time of writing, Bitcoin dominance – calculated as Bitcoin's total market value expressed as a percentage of the ...
The Ledger: Bitcoin Meets NYSE, CryptoKitties' Future, Bitmain's $1B Profit, a McDonald's ...
Happy weekend all,. This week marked the CryptoKitties' eight-month anniversary—roughly the amount of time it takes for a kitten to age into a cat.
Two Bitcoin Bulls Say Mass Adoption Is On the Way in Crypto Game Changer of 2018
Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), which owns the New York Stock Exchange, says it plans to create a new type of Bitcoin futures contract that's settled ...
Bitcoin Price Drops, IPO's and an NYSE Bitcoin Market: This Week in Crypto
The bitcoin price is down 15% this week following strong gains of 9% last week and 18% the week before that. The coin had been hovering around the ...
Profit Sharing Project Announcing It’s 10% Affiliate Program

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Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis (BTC/USD) Saturday, August 4, 2018
Saturday day is moving forward, and the Bitcoin BTC 8,232.42 (-101.50 -1.22%) price breaks the support in the $ 7370 keeping the exponential ...
Mining for bitcoin 'uses more energy than Austria', says PwC's Alex de Vries
Bitcoin relies on a global computer network continuously making calculations. The exact energy usage of mining is an industry secret, and some ...
Bears Capitalize on Uncertainty as Bitcoin Price Drops Below $7300
Following a strong weekly Bitcoin Price advance by the Bulls, the Bears are back in control, rejecting price at the 50-week Moving Average, triggering ...
Bitcoin Price Dips to $6950 Despite Crypto Foray by NYSE and Starbucks
On August 4, after rebounding from $7,200 to $7,500, the price of Bitcoin fell below the $7,000 mark for the first time since July 18. Over the past three ...
Ripple Might Finally Be Coming to Coinbase [But You Can’t Buy It]

Coinbase Custody has released a statement detailing its ongoing process of making a decision regarding new assets for storage, in what has become a pattern for Coinbase of recent. The statement, which appears on the official Coinbase blog specifies that the assets listed including Ripple (XRP), Monero (XMR) and EOS, are being considered for listing

AELF Test Net Officially Goes Live

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NYSE Trader Following Bakkt Launch: 'Bitcoin Is Very Iffy'
A New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) trader told to Yahoo Finance in an interview Aug. 3, that at the moment Bitcoin (BTC) is “very iffy” following the ...
Breaking: Market Bloodbath As Bitcoin [BTC] Price Drops Below $7200
This week has been extremely bearish for Bitcoin with losses on every day. We are currently on the seventh consecutive loss with a very bearish ...
BREAKING: Bitcoin (BTC) Drops Sharply in 2 Hours to Test $7000
Bitcoin (BTC) just dropped by almost $500 in the past two hours despite general optimism within the industry and positive news our of Asian ...
Bitcoin Price Action: The Market Dip, the Bitcoin Whale and Crypto's Future
A futures trader is playing a role in today's cryptocurrency market slide, as Bitcoin (BTC) dropped 7% to around $7,000, dragging some altcoins into ...
MOAC Holds Press Conference for IPFS Subchain “FileStorm” in Qingdao

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ICE Announces Bitcoin Venture with Starbucks and Microsoft
Intercontinental Exchange, one of the world's largest exchanges has teamed up with Starbucks to integrate bitcoin into global commerce. ICE has ...
Bitcoin (BTC) Long Term Price Forecast
The price of Bitcoin rose from the $6,345.11 price level to the high of $8,490.84 before retracement to the current price of $ 7,472.77.Therefore, the ...
Bitcoin Price In 2020 -- A Very Bullish And A Very Bearish Forecast
The Bitcoin game rages on. And so does its price volatility, which can rise and fall by 1000 points in a matter of days. That's good for Bitcoin traders, ...
Coinbase Custody is Eyeing Some Odd Altcoins
While some selections make sense, others have left observers scratching their heads. Also read: NYSE Owner: Bitcoin Should Be in Retirement Funds ...
NYSE owners' plan for a new crypto ecosystem has one detail that traders have been crying for ...
The Bakkt platform, which will facilitate the trading of a physically delivered bitcoin futures contract, offering a regulated way to store bitcoin. This could ...
Upwork: Blockchain the Fastest Growing Skill in US Freelance Job Market

The latest quarterly skills index by global freelancing website Upwork shows that the fastest growing skill in the United States during the second quarter was blockchain. According to the Q2 2018 Upwork Skills Index, blockchain clinched this position by beating over 5,000 other skills listed on one of the largest freelancing platforms in the world.

ZUEN Chain Launches ICO Backed by World’s First TotalWellness Blockchain Alliance Platform

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Coffee for crypto? Starbucks is not actually accepting Bitcoin for payment
News has been hitting the cryptospace that the coffee king Starbucks has started accepting Bitcoin as a means for customers to pay for their favorite ...
How Blockchains Can Be Used to Facilitate Health Economies

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Economists’ Take On Why Bitcoin Is (or Isn’t) Worth Investing in After the Crypto Market Dip

Compared to January 2018, cryptocurrency prices have been down somewhat in recent months. The so-called Bitcoin dip has created some skepticism amongst some investors. Is this just a short-term hiccup or part of a larger trend? With constant media coverage about prices “near zero,” many investors are asking themselves, “Is investing in Bitcoin worth it?” In […]

OKEx Forced to Perform $9 Million Clawback After $416 Million Bitcoin Trade Goes Awry
On July 31, 2018 (Tuesday), a Bitcoin trader, “ID 2051247,” opened an enormous BTC futures bet of more than 4 million contracts. With each contract ...
Bitcoin Merchants See Payments Decline in 2018, Despite Record Low Fees
Crypto merchant-processing services are receiving less bitcoin than before. Volatility, transaction fees, and an inability to reverse transactions have ...
Bitcoin Price Drops to $6993 Despite Huge News of Bakkt, Starbucks, ICE, NYSE and Microsoft ...
On August 4th, Bitcoin slid below this mark to hit $6,940, breaking through its initially stable supports but has rebounded just over $7,000 at the time ...
Crypto Mining Giant Canaan Unveils First-Ever Bitcoin Mining Television
Dubbed the AvalonMiner Inside, the smart TV also doubles as a bitcoin mining device, and while some dismiss it as a marketing stunt, Canaan ...

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