3 November 2018

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Bitcoin [BTC] hashrate hits all-time high amidst concerns of mining causing global warming
The price of Bitcoin [BTC] has stayed in a sharply defined trading range for almost the past 2 months. However, the network continues to grow, as seen ...
Bitcoin Cash [BCH] becomes biggest gainer in the top 20 club with 11% growth; multiple support ...
On November 3, Coinbase, a popular cryptocurrency exchange, announced its support towards the upcoming Bitcoin Cash hard fork. The hard fork ...
Overstock’s Medici Ventures & Rwanada Government Partner for Blockchain Property Rights Platform

Medici Ventures is a wholly owned subsidiary of Overstock, one of the most cryptocurrency friendly businesses in the world, whose CEO has frequently promoted the use of bitcoin and other cryptos. Medici is specifically geared toward blockchain businesses, development, and technology, and on Thursday it signed a second Memorandum of Understanding with the Rwandan Government

Op-Ed: 'Tis the Season — to Evaluate Bitcoin's Price Performance
Bitcoin's public perception has evolved from an obscure proof-of-concept of electronic cash during its early days, to an anonymous currency used in ...
Bitcoin (BTC) Hashrate Crushes a New All-Time High Amidst Stability in the Markets
According to data from Bitinfocharts, Bitcoin's hashrate has experienced a new jump and record above 60 EH/s. The reason for this to happen is that ...
Satoshiversary: A Complete Guide to Bitcoin's Tenth Birthday
In honor of the bitcoin white paper's 10th anniversary, we took a long look at Satoshi's legacy. From the man who claimed the author's identity to early ...
Bitcoin is trading in a narrow range between $6300 and $6400
So far today, Bitcoin (BTC) is trading in a very narrow range again as it has in the past few weeks for the most part. It did drop a while ago but is still ...
Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: BCH Breaks Above $480 As the Bulls Now Eyeball the $500 Handle
Bitcoin cash has seen a bullish price run totaling over 3.64% over the past 24 hours of trading. The cryptocurrency is presently exchanging hands at a ...
Bitcoin [BTC] will gain mass adoption after it solves scalability and privacy challenges, says ...
In a recent podcast interview, Charlie Lee, the founder of Litecoin, addressed Bitcoin's scalability problems while talking about the mass adoption of ...
US S&P 500 Price Index Now More Volatile Than Bitcoin (BTC)
U.S. S&P 500 Price Index Now More Volatile Than Bitcoin (BTC) ... As Bitcoin price volatility continues to reach an all time low, as the currency enters ...
CEO, BitMEX Analysts, Call For Bitcoin (BTC) Price to Hit $2000 as Bears Strike Again
He cited BitMEX research's analysis of the historical performance of Bitcoin. Hayes noted that the current bear trend of the crypto market began in ...
Bulgarian Officials Arrested for Soliciting Bitcoin Bribes: Report
Two Bulgarian officials have reportedly been arrested for receiving bribes in bitcoin to issue passports to foreign individuals. The officials were the ...
BitMEX Report: CEO Sets $2000 Bitcoin (BTC) Price Target
Arthur Hayes, the CEO of cryptocurrency trading platform, BitMEX, has outlined a bearish thesis for the price action of Bitcoin (BTC) in the firm's most ...
This Electric Bike Runs on Lightning Network Bitcoin Micropayments
Matthias Steinig, a German developer whose focus seems to be on the development of Lightning Network-enabled technologies to serve consumers, ...
Amsterdam Threatened: 'Give Us Bitcoin (BTC)… Or Else'
Per an exclusive report from NLTimes, a Netherlands-based media outlet for English readers, supposed “terrorists” have emailed a handful of ...
Bitcoin [BTC/USD] Technical Analysis: Bears look to take short-term as bulls look to the future
Bitcoin [BTC], the biggest cryptocurrency in the market, has recently been facing a slump in the strength of its market movements. While good news ...
Top Crypto Performers Overview: Bitcoin Cash, Stellar, Monero, EOS, Ripple, ARK
Bitcoin (BTC) turned ten on Oct. 31, but there were no fireworks to mark the celebrations: the cryptocurrencies continue to trade in a tight range.
How Bitcoin AND Stablecoins Can Dominate the Future of Cryptocurrency
How Bitcoin AND Stablecoins Can Dominate the Future of Cryptocurrency ... Bitcoin, and the altcoin market, also offers the ability for projects to ...
Fundamental Flaws In The Bitcoin Proof Of Work Need To Be Addressed Soon
Bitcoin, for example, relies on the proof-of-work algorithm. While this algorithm has its benefits, it also has some serious disadvantages that can ruin ...
Bitcoin Labeled “Asset Class” by Wall Street, Max Keiser Calls for a New ATH Incoming
Morgan Stanley's report considering Bitcoin a new asset class has not just the crypto enthusiasts excited but also the experts as Max Keiser says his ...
The SEC to Rule on 9 Bitcoin (BTC) ETFs After November 5th
Back in late August, news broke that the SEC was reviewing nine earlier rejected Bitcoin (BTC) ETFs. What happened is that the rejections were as a ...
Binance Announce Support of Upcoming Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork
Binance, one of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges on the planet, has announced full support of the upcoming Bitcoin Cash hard fork scheduled for ...
Bitcoin (BTC) Risks Pullback To $6200 Before Any Decisive Moves
Bitcoin (BTC) has just faced rejection at a long term resistance. The price has now broken below the 5 Day EMA and looks likely to drop further.
Bitcoin bulls ask, are we breaking out?
Bulls of Bitcoin, the defacto King of cryptocurrencies, are on the edge of their seats as the poster boy is on the verge of breaking out on the long term ...
JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon Says He Doesn't "Give A S--t” About Bitcoin
JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon has recently stated that while he stands by his comments on bitcoin, he is tired of answering questions about the ...
XRP consumes lesser energy than Bitcoin [BTC], Ethereum [ETH], says Ripple's Cory Johnson
In a recent tweet by Cory Johnson, he drew a comparison between XRP, Ethereum [ETH] and Bitcoin [BTC] in terms of environmental welfare. In each ...
DigiByte to Be Listed on CoinField™ Exchange and moonGo™ App

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Bitcoin (BTC) Degrades, Ethereum and EOS Remain China's Favorite While Ripple Chains Gets ...
They retained their positions because they the undoubtedly preferred platforms for Dapp development all over the world. Bitcoin (BTC) Price Today ...
GIN Platform Launches a New Product – the Cloud Node

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South Korean Court Rules Bank’s Action to End Banking Services to Crypto Exchange Illegal

A court in South Korea has ruled that the decision by a commercial bank to stop offering banking services to a cryptocurrency exchange was unlawful and must therefore be rescinded. According to the Central District Court’s 50th Civil Affairs Division, the move by South Korean commercial bank Nonghyup to cease offering deposit and withdrawal services

Bitcoin Cash [BCH] hard fork: Cobra changes his tune, supports BCHSV after calling Cobra client ...
The upcoming hard fork for Bitcoin Cash [BCH] has long been coming, with the community finding divides within themselves for features to be included ...
Dishonesty and Manipulation
The impact of censorship in Bitcoin are very real: ... that moderators of the r/Bitcoin subreddit were involved in hacking and vote manipulation. As part ...
Bitcoin [BTC] ETF might push price of BTC to $22500, institutional investors want to “explore” the ...
Bitcoin [BTC] has been seeing one of the most extended periods of non-volatility in recent history, with a tightly defined trading pattern over the past 2 ...
Digitex Futures Presents Its First Ever Live Demo at Malta Blockchain Summit

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Bitcoin Cash Price Surpasses $475 as Coinbase Confirms Hard Fork Support
Most cryptocurrencies benefit from minor upward momentum during this weekend. Bitcoin Cash is a bit of an exception, as it has noted solid gains for ...
Winklevoss Brothers File Charges Against Bitcoin Investor And Ex-Convict Charlie Shrem – They ...
The Winklevoss twins have made a name within the crypto community as two of the people who became billionaires courtesy of the Bitcoin boom.
Bitcoin Price Watch: Is Another Price Rally Coming Soon?
At press time, the price of bitcoin is still trapped in the $6,300 range. The price has been here for the past few days, following a slight recovery after ...
A Brief History of Bitcoin Futures
Bitcoin futures had been around for a while before 2018 but traded only on crypto exchanges as unregulated assets. Regulated bitcoin futures were ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis November 3: Sneaking back up to $6400 after the dip
Earlier this week Bitcoin, as well as the whole crypto market, saw a bit of a dip. Since then, Bitcoin has crept back up towards the $6400 level, though it ...
Bitcoin Brought Us a New World We Could Have Only Imagined
It's been 10 years since bitcoin's white paper appeared and opened up a whole new world of possibilities, says BitGo's Mike Belshe.
Middle East Hub? Ripple to Set up an Office in Dubai by Year-End

Ripple has announced that it will be setting up an office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates before the close of 2018. Speaking during this year’s Global Islamic Economic Summit that was held in Dubai, Ripple’s global infrastructure innovation head, Dilip Rao, indicated that the focus of the fintech firm would be on cross-border payments. In

Bitcoin Cash Surges 12% Prior to Hard Fork as Coinbase Announces Support
Over the last 24 hours, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) has increased by around 12 percent from $425 to $477 prior to its hard fork. On November 2, CCN reported ...
Markets Update: Bitcoin Cash Prices See Steady Gains Over the Last Two Days
Meanwhile, bitcoin core (BTC) prices are hovering around $6,350 per coin and are down 2% this week. The second largest market valuation held by ...
TriForce Tokens Holding Token Sale for Blockchain Ecosystem Development

This 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. Games development marketplace TriForce Tokens continues to disrupt the gaming ecosystem with the development of its blockchain platform which is scheduled for deployment in 2019. A token sale

The Winkleboss Twins Want $32 Million in Allegedly Stolen Bitcoins Back
A former Bitcoin tycoon who served a year in prison for his role facilitating transactions on the Silk Road digital drug bazaar is being sued by none ...
Winklevoss twins accuse Shrem of stealing Bitcoin worth $32m
"Bitcoin's first felon” has gone on a spending spree. This year alone, Charlie Shrem bought six properties, two Maseratis and two powerboats. He even ...
Night of the Living HODLers: Halloween 2018's Best Crypto Costumes
CoinDesk looks back at some of the best crypto costumes worn for Halloween 2018.
Crypto 101: Beginner’s Guide to Cross-Chain Atomic Swaps

Atomic swaps mean the ability to exchange digital assets across different blockchain networks without the involvement of central parties. This has piqued the interest of the crypto-community since early 2017. Atomic swaps are inherently different from decentralized cryptocurrency exchanges because they represent a novel cryptographic protocol. Here two parties seamlessly and securely exchange bitcoin or other digital

Litecoin [LTC] creator was introduced to Bitcoin [BTC] by Silk Road
Charlie Lee, the creator of Litecoin [LTC], the seventh biggest cryptocurrency in the market, spoke about Bitcoin [BTC] and how he was introduced to ...
Google CEO Sundar Pichai Says His Son is an Ethereum Miner

Google co-founder Sergey Brin and CEO Sundar Pichai have a lot more in common than just their jobs. Both tech billionaires have crypto-savvy young sons who mine ethereum. Pichai said his 11-year-old son mines ethereum on a home computer that Pichai built himself, according to Business Insider. He made the amusing revelation at the New York Times DealBook

Cryptocurrency This Week: Coinbase Valued At $8 Bn, Bitcoin To Raise Global Temperature By 2 ...
While Bitcoin has maintained a steady value around $6K for the past six months, US-based cryptocurrency startup has been valued at $8 Bn after ...
Ukraine’s New Policy to Legalize Crypto, Considering Full Scale Adoption

In an official statement, the Ukranian government confirmed its plans to establish regulatory frameworks to legalize crypto in the region. As a part of an initiative to consider and acknowledge cryptocurrency as an emerging technology, the Economic Development and Trade Ministry in Ukraine released a new state policy to oversee various cryptocurrency-related sectors which will

BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes says Bitcoin Could Fall to $2000
Hayes's latest stunning prediction suggests Bitcoin could fall as low as $2,000 before reversing course. He suggests that Bitcoin's correction began ...
Not Just Crypto: India’s Payment System Protectionism is Hurting Legacy Firms, Too

Reuters reports that Mastercard has formally complained to the US government that the Indian government is deliberately promoting domestic payment networks over international ones like Mastercard and that the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has actively used nationalism in promotion of payment processing network RuPay. According to the report, Mastercard and Visa are not the dominant

Ripple Exec: XRP Is “Bitcoin 2.0” – It's Like Bitcoin On Steroids
Ripple, the company that created XRP, has been one of the big companies leading the pack in terms of development of blockchain-based products.
Bears Strike Again: BitMEX Analysts, CEO Call For Bitcoin Price To Hit $2000
The long-time crypto pundit went on to cite his trading experience as the catalyst behind this prediction, alluding to the theory that Bitcoin's “nuclear ...
A Brief History of Bitcoin Futures and What Comes Next
Bitcoin futures are a relatively recent development following regulatory approval at the end of 2018. They allow trading against the future value of ...
Op-Ed: Goldman Sachs Embezzlement Scandal Shows Value of Crypto

According to a report in the New York Times, Goldman Sachs bankers have been successfully brought to heel regarding their part in a massive multi-billion dollar embezzlement scheme in league with former Malaysian PM Najib Razak, who used proceeds from the scandal to purchase luxury items and fund an extravagant lifestyle. There’s nothing overly special

Hedge Fund Believes Bitcoin (BTC) Proves “Quality” in Bear Market, But Altcoins Show More ...
Bitcoin is down 54 percent, Ether has plunged by 74 percent, while Bitcoin Cash proponents are finding their wallets lighter by 82 percent. Over $600 ...
Bitcoin Cash [BCH]'s upcoming hard fork gets another supporter in Coinbase
On November 3, Coinbase, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in terms of users, confirmed that they will be supporting the upcoming Bitcoin Cash ...
China Crypto Index: Bitcoin Drops Further in October Ranking as EOS and Ethereum Maintain Top ...
China through its Center for Information Industry Development (CCID) has continued its monthly ranking of cryptocurrencies publishing the latest ...
BitMart Exchange Announces Listing LEXIT, the First Marketplace for IP and M&A

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Bitcoin [BTC] is an alternative for fiat scam, says ShapeShift CEO
Recently, Erik Voorhees, the Founder of ShapeShift spoke about Bitcoin, his involvement in the space prior to founding ShapeShift and the ...
Bitcoin Cash [BCH/USD] Technical Analysis: 8% rise after bull's blessing shifts short-term support
Bitcoin Cash [BCH] has been enjoying a bull run, rising at the rate of 8% on the cryptocurrency charts. At the time of writing, BCH was trading for ...

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