2 November 2018

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Bitcoin Cash [BCH] takes a massive hike of close to 10% as it nears the hard fork
While the cryptocurrency market continues to linger sideways, the fourth largest cryptocurrency and Bitcoin [BTC] hard fork, Bitcoin Cash [BCH] has ...
Bitcon is 10 years old
Although bitcoin's infamous price rise launched it into the mainstream last year, it's hardly a new concept. Wednesday marked the 10th anniversary of ...
Bitcoin Sees “Hodling” for Dear Life as Coin Movements Freeze
Wallets large and small are showing reluctance to spend or move Bitcoin (BTC) in a trend which has accelerated with the persistent price stagnation ...
Bitcoin Price: BitMEX CEO Doubles Down on Bear Call, Says BTC Could Fall to $2000
It seems like a lifetime ago that Arthur Hayes, CEO of cryptocurrency derivatives platform BitMEX, predicted that the bitcoin price could reach $50,000 ...
Bitcoin’s ‘First Felon’ Faces More Legal Trouble
Charlie Shrem went to prison in 2015 after he pleaded guilty to helping people buy drugs online. Now he’s being sued by the Winklevoss twins.
This chart may help you predict when the next bitcoin rally is coming
As bitcoin owners wait in earnest for the next move higher, should it come, the debate over what will fuel a potential rally rages on. But, instead of the ...
SEC Says It Shut Down More Than a Dozen Illegal ICOs in the Past Year
The U.S. SEC's Division of Enforcement heavily expanded its work the companies offering ICOs this past fiscal year, it said Friday.
Bitcoin Sees New Price Support From 7-Year-Long Rising Trendline
A trendline rising from 2011 lows has become the level to beat for the bitcoin bears.
Winklevoss Twins Sue Charlie Shrem For Allegedly Stealing 5000 Bitcoin
The Winklevoss twins have filed a lawsuit against bitcoin investor Charlie Shrem, alleging that Shrem “stole” 5,000 bitcoins from them in 2012.
Bitcoin [BTC] to stay in the bear's refuge for another 18 months, says BitMEX CEO
Bitcoin [BTC], the biggest cryptocurrency in the market, has been seeing a constant red in the market for the past few months. This has left the investors ...
Bitcoin 'terrorists' threaten Amsterdam coffeeshops with bullets, grenades
Cyberterrorists have demanded hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of Bitcoin BTC from multiple Amsterdam coffeeshops, threatening them with ...
Ledger Wallet May Pause Bitcoin Cash Services on November 15
The latest report reveals that Ledger, the hardware wallet manufacturer from France plans for to pause its BCH service for upcoming Bitcoin cash hard ...
Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Likely To Climb Above Descending Channel
Bitcoin (BTC) Cash as been trading in a strong descending channel since the beginning of the correction. After touching the top of this channel in late ...
Testnet ‘BORA Lagoon’ Is Now Open!

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The Incoming Wave of ICO Regulation (Yes, It's Coming)
The SEC has not forgotten or overlooked the ICO space, and a wave of regulatory action is coming, believes Alex Sunnarborg.
Making History: CoinJoin Developer Sends Largest-Ever Anonymous Bitcoin Transaction
CoinJoin is a method of anonymizing bitcoins that developer Gregory Maxwell came up with in an effort to help bitcoin users remain anonymous.
There's a New Plan to Build the Hardware for Ethereum 2.0
The Ethereum Foundation is funding efforts to create specializing mining hardware in partnership with blockchain data storage network Filecoin.
'Godfather of ETFs' Says Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Funds Will be Approved 'No Time Soon'
Reggie Browne, the so-called “godfather of ETFs,” said that Bitcoin (BTC) Exchange-Traded Funds (ETF) will be certified “no time soon,” Business ...
S&P 500's Wild Ride Makes US Stocks More Volatile Than Bitcoin
Less than a year after Bitcoin whipsawed Wall Street with extreme price swings, the cryptocurrency is now less volatile than the S&P 500 Index.
Bitcoin and Blockchain
When Bitcoin broke into public consciousness in 2013, it couldn't have been sexier: a digital currency being used to buy everything from drugs to ...
Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: BCH/USD Rebound Faces Major Hurdle
Bitcoin cash price formed a decent support near $420 and recovered against the US Dollar. BCH/USD is now facing a solid resistance near the $430 ...
How Bakkt Could Lead Bitcoin To Recovery
A well-known crypto trader, technical analyst and all-around figure the crypto space, Alex Kruger has said that Bakkt will lead the recovery of Bitcoin ...
IDG-Backed Ethereum Wallet to Integrate With Ledger Device
China-based imToken has revealed a solution it says will let Ledger hardware wallet users manage their assets in its mobile wallet app.
WHISKY TOKEN Starts an Asset-Backed Crypto Revolution- ICO Launches December 1st

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Bear Biased Trend of Bitcoin: Weak Momentum Could Send BTC to $5750
The gap between BTC/USDT (Tether) and BTC/USD has declined to around $50, with the Bitcoin-to-Tether pair being traded with a $50 premium.
Breaking: Coinbase Pro Lists Ethereum Token BAT

Coinbase has just announced that trading of the Basic Attention Token is soon to be enabled on the Coinbase Pro platform, and deposits of the token are now being accepted.  Trading in the token — which runs on Ethereum — will actually begin after a market begins to formulate. From the announcement: “Once sufficient liquidity

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Breaks Back Above $6400; Are the Bulls Gearing for a Run Above ...
Bitcoin has seen some positive price action over the past 24 hours of trading seeing a total hike around 1%, at the time of writing. BTC did travel higher ...
Morgan Stanley: Bitcoin is a New Institutional Investment Class
There is a rapidly growing interest in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies among institutional investors while there seems to be lethargy in the number of ...
The First Quantum-Resistant Cryptographic Protocol Impossible to Hack Finally Developed

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Weekend roundup: Be careful with marijuana stocks | 10 years of bitcoin | Stock dividend cuts
The round numbers that show just how far bitcoin has come in 10 years ... Bitcoin's average trading range has narrowed nearly 90%, says analyst.
Bitcademy Registers in Estonia to Prepare for Its Initial Coin Offering

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How to Buy Bitcoin Anonymously in 2018
If privacy is a concern for you when transacting in cryptocurrency, perhaps you've wondered how to buy bitcoin anonymously. If so, then you're in the ...
Crypto Remains in Recession with Only 25% of Bitcoin Moved in 2018
Throughout this year, during a 69 percent correction, only 25 percent of Bitcoin were moved between addresses, suggesting that 75 percent of Bitcoin ...
Buterin Denies Report, Isn’t Stepping Back From Ethereum Development

Vitalik Buterin, the co-creator of Ethereum, has denied reports that he is stepping back from Ethereum development. On November 1, MIT Technology Review released an article entitled “Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin says his creation can’t succeed unless he takes a step back,” which claimed that Ethereum cannot succeed and achieve true decentralization if it depends

Bulgarian officials took Bitcoin bribes to issue passports to Ukrainians
Two Bulgarian government reps have been arrested on allegations of accepting bribes in Bitcoin BTC in return for illegitimately issuing Bulgarian ...
Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTC/USD Holds Support

Bitcoin on Friday witnessed as much as 1.3 percent gains against the US Dollar from the pair’s previous low at 6293-fiat. BTC/USD is in a minor pullback scenario ever since and is trading at 6364-fiat at the time of this writing. In contrast to the Asian session, the European hours today witnessed lower volume. It

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Targets Fresh High Above $6400
Bitcoin price is gaining upside momentum against the US Dollar. BTC/USD could dip a few points before it climbs above the $6,380 and $6,400 levels.
Bitcoin (BTC) Resumes Uptrend, Strong Resistance Around $6700
Bitcoin (BTC) has bounced off the bottom of a long term ascending channel. The price is expected to resume uptrend after the EMA crossover on the ...
Bitcoin Billionaires Winklevoss Twins Sue Crypto Pioneer Charlie Shrem
Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, the “first bitcoin billionaires” and the founders of cryptocurrency exchange Gemini, have reportedly filed a lawsuit ...
Apps for Kik's Crypto Are Beginning to Appear on Apple and Google Stores
A common critique of crypto is that it lacks uses, but Kik has funded apps to churn out almost three dozen new ways to earn and spend its token.
Coinbase Adds Browser Startup Brave's Token to Pro Trading Platform
Coinbase Pro announced Friday that it added support for browser startup Brave's Basic Attention Token.
Bitcoin [BTC] millionaire sued by Winklevoss brothers over missing funds
Charlie Shrem, co-founder of Bitinstant, and an early Bitcoin millionaire is facing legal problems caused by the Winklevoss brothers, the founders of a ...
This exchange turned a bus into a Bitcoin ad to bypass Google's crypto-ban
“When Bitcoin BTC became the talk at any office, everyone – literally everyone – was our target audience,” Jager told us. “We started thinking of a ...
Blackrock CEO: Crypto Still Lacking Legitimacy, Bitcoin ETF Will Have To Wait
While discussion regarding Bitcoin-backed exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have begun to slow, the chief executive of BlackRock, a multinational ...
Ledger to Suspend Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Support on the 15th of November
November 15th is quickly approaching and the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) community has yet to come to a consensus as to what upgrade shall be ...
Decentralized[?] Ethereum Exchange IDEX to Add More IP Blocks, Force KYC

IDEX, formerly known as a “decentralized” Ethereum exchange (DEX), has announced that its service will soon feature expanded regional restrictions and KYC policies comparable to those enforced on most centralized cryptocurrency trading platforms. Ethereum Exchange IDEX Moves to Comply with Crypto Regulations The operator of IDEX, the Panama-registered Aurora Labs S.A., announced the new changes

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Aiming for $7000 Next?
Bitcoin price could aim for the 38.2% Fib extension from here as this lines up with the dynamic inflection points at the moving averages. The 50% level ...
Brazil’s Tax Regulator Wants to Snoop on Cryptocurrency Businesses

Brazil’s Department of Federal Revenue (RFB) has recently revealed it’s looking to monitor the activities of businesses dealing with cryptocurrency, a move it claims will help it prevent tax evasion and money laundering. Brazil’s Tax Man Wants to Monitor Crypto Firms According to local news outlet G1, the RFB published a document that reveals Brazil-based

Israeli Startups Raised $600 Million Through ICOs in 2018: Report
A new report by research firm One Alpha found that, despite a general slowdown in the crypto market, Israeli startups continue raise funds from ICOs.
Analyst Believes Bakkt Could Lead to Early 2019 Bull Run

As the cryptocurrency markets continue to range sideways and as market sentiment dwindles, investors should remember the events on the horizon that could lead to an imminent bull run. One analyst laid out how he sees the markets unfolding over the next couple of years. In recent months, investors have witnessed an unprecedented period of...

Fully-Functioning E-Bike Uses Bitcoin to Unlock Its Electricity
So it was only a matter of time before the world of blockchain and bitcoin entered the fray. And it did, back in June, when U.K. retailer 50cycles ...
Bitcoin's Proof of Work Carries Fundamental Flaws: Blockchain Needs a Superior Consensus ...
Bitcoin uses a Proof-of-Work algorithm which has well-documented challenges that threaten to be fatal. Proof-of-Stake has gained in popularity as a ...
Bitcoin set for back-to-back losing weeks
In early Friday trading, the price of one bitcoin BTCUSD, +0.40% was last changing hands at $6,359.11, up 0.1% since 5 p.m. Eastern Time Thursday ...
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, TRON: Price ...
Morgan Stanley has categorized cryptocurrencies as a “new institutional investment class” in its report titled "Bitcoin Decrypted: A Brief Teach-In and ...
Major Milestone: New York Licenses Bitcoin ATMs, Now Fully Regulated

New York’s chief financial regulator has approved a Bitcoin-based ATM company to receive a controversial Bitlicense, granting them the ability to offer their services in the state. Coinsource Granted Bitlicense From New York Department of Financial Services Coinsource Inc., the company behind a wide-number of Bitcoin automated-teller machines across the United States, can now offer...

Cboe's Head of Equity Options Just Joined a Blockchain Startup
Blockchain startup AlphaPoint has hired Kapil Rathi from Cboe Global Markets, the parent of the Chicago Board of Exchange.
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Potential Upside Targets
Bitcoin is ready to resume its climb as the bottom of the ascending channel on the 4-hour chart continues to hold as a floor. Applying the Fibonacci ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Approaching Bullish Break?
Bitcoin price traded higher and broke the $6,360 resistance against the US Dollar. BTC/USD is currently testing the next breakout resistance near ...
Winklevoss Twins Accuse Charlie Shrem of Stealing 5000 Bitcoin
The founders of the Gemini digital asset exchange platform have accused their former business partner of not returning Bitcoin they had instructed him ...
Hong Kong Exchange Prepares for Blockchain Trading Platform

Hong Kong Exchange and Clearing Limited (HKEX) has joined forces with Digital Asset to develop a blockchain platform for post-trade allocation and processing of trades. This alliance was created under the Stock Connect programme with China, based on a FinExtra report. HKEX had been working on a prototype system for Stock Connect using Digital Asset’s

'Godfather of ETFs': Regulators Won't Approve Bitcoin ETF Anytime Soon
Reggie Browne, who is a senior managing director of the ETF group at Cantor Fitzgerald, isn't holding his breath for a bitcoin ETF. Despite the ...
Here's What 3 Lawyers Have to Say About That Cryptic Tether Letter
The wisp of a signature on Deltec Bank's letter to Tether is the least of it. More important is the language around liability.
Winklevoss Brothers Sue Charlie Shrem Over $32 Million in Bitcoin
The Winklevoss twins are reportedly suing bitcoin entrepreneur Charlie Shrem over 5,000 bitcoin allegedly owed to them from a past business deal.
Bitcoin ETF in 2018 is Highly Unlikely, Says 'ETF Godfather'
Reggie Browne says it is highly unlikely that the United States Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) will approve any Bitcoin ETFs in 2018.
Bitcoin ETF coming soon says 'Godfather of ETFs' Reggie Brown.
There has been some silence on the Bitcoin ETF for quite a while as everyone seems to be waiting for Bakkt's launch and Q1 FY19 to arrive for the ...
Bitcoin Cash Price Jumps 10% after Binance, Bitcoin.com Reveal Hard Fork Plans
The bitcoin cash price awoke from its slump on Friday, mounting a double-digit percentage rally during the early evening hours after two major ...
DeVere Group Targets Arbitrage With New Crypto Fund
U.K.-based financial advisory firm deVere Group has launched an actively managed fund offering investors exposure to cryptocurrencies.
Bakkt to Lead Bitcoin Recovery, Feb 2019 ETF Denial Crashes BTC: Analyst
Alex Krüger, a well-recognized cryptocurrency trader and technical analyst, has said Bakkt will lead the recovery of Bitcoin throughout 2018 and the ...
Bitcoin Cash [BCH/USD] Technical Analysis: Bear confronts cryptocurrency again; sideways ...
The cryptocurrency market's climb into the bear pit has been slow and steady, with many currencies like Bitcoin [BTC], Ethereum [ETH] and Bitcoin ...

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