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Wed Jun 20 22:23, 2018 GMT
Forbes When It Comes To Adopting Blockchain Technology, Education Leads To Utilization Forbes Blockchain technology -- the distributed ledger database that started with the Bitcoin blockchain in 2009, but nearly 10 years later has spawned innovation through the creation of innumerable blockchains, both private and public around the world -- has ... Microsoft is deploying what could become one of the biggest enterprise blockchains Quartz all 20 news articles »
When It Comes To Adopting Blockchain Technology, Education Leads To Utilization - Forbes
Wed Jun 20 23:08, 2018 GMT
Quartz Microsoft is deploying what could become one of the biggest enterprise blockchains Quartz Even as blockchain mania is in some cases being replaced by blockchain skepticism, projects using the distributed ledger technology are still being rolled out. One of the latest is a partnership between ... The Bank for International Settlements (pdf ... Microsoft and EY Launch Blockchain Tool for Copyright Fortune all 19 news articles »
Microsoft is deploying what could become one of the biggest enterprise blockchains - Quartz
Thu Jun 21 01:01, 2018 GMT
CNBC Why bitcoin made a comeback after the South Korean exchange hack CNBC Bitcoin made a comeback despite crashing after a recent hack on a South Korean exchange, and two cryptocurrency traders explained why it rebounded. Charlie Lee, the founder of Litecoin, a global decentralized currency that is based on blockchain  ... Bitcoin Price Steady Above $6K Despite Bithumb Hack Coindesk Bithumb: Bitcoin exchange says over $30 million in cryptocurrencies ... CNNMoney South Korea's Bithumb loses $31.5m in cryptocurrency heist The Guardian Wall Street Journal  - Newsweek  - Washington Post all 478 news articles »
Why bitcoin made a comeback after the South Korean exchange hack - CNBC
Wed Jun 20 19:25, 2018 GMT
Forbes New Yorkers, You Can Now Trade Bitcoin Using Square's Cash App Forbes “We are thrilled to now provide New Yorkers with Cash App's quick and simple way to buy and sell bitcoin ,” said Brian Grassadonia, Head of Cash App. “Square and the New York State DFS share a vision of empowering people with greater access to the ... and more »
New Yorkers, You Can Now Trade Bitcoin Using Square's Cash App - Forbes
Thu Jun 21 01:05, 2018 GMT
Forbes HIVE Blockchain : The Mining Company Providing The Backbone For Cryptocurrency Forbes Founded by Marco Streng and a smart team of early Bitcoin investors, Genesis Mining currently stands as a global leader in cryptocurrency cloud mining, attracting over one million customers and employing hundreds of full-time staffers around the world ... and more »
HIVE Blockchain: The Mining Company Providing The Backbone For Cryptocurrency - Forbes
Thu Jun 21 01:11, 2018 GMT
BBC News The unlikely nation filled with cryptocurrency mines BBC News A single Bitcoin , for example, is now worth more than $7,000, when it was worth just a few hundred dollars as recently as 2016 – and that's made the business of creating new cryptocurrency potentially very lucrative. Coming up with new crypto units ...
The unlikely nation filled with cryptocurrency mines - BBC News
Wed Jun 20 21:52, 2018 GMT
Fortune Here's Why Bank of America Has Filed Nearly 50 Blockchain -Related Patents Fortune “We've got under 50 patents in the blockchain /distributed ledger space,” said Bank of America's chief technology officer, Catherine Bessant, during the CB Insights Future of Fintech even in New York on Wednesday. ... As a form of currency, says Bessant ...
Here's Why Bank of America Has Filed Nearly 50 Blockchain-Related Patents - Fortune
Wed Jun 20 18:23, 2018 GMT
CSO Online 2018: The year data privacy got real CSO Online And while the older generations of users have long been skeptical about Internet privacy and security , it is actually Millennials and teens that have more quickly learned how to take advantage of applications and tools that are more likely to protect ... and more »
2018: The year data privacy got real - CSO Online
Wed Jun 20 18:09, 2018 GMT
Why Blockchain Isn't a Revolution Knowledge@Wharton In this opinion piece, Kevin Werbach, Wharton professor of legal studies and business ethics, explains the differences among the three groups that comprise this technology: cryptocurrency , blockchain and cryptoassets. .... If you want to use bitcoin to ... and more »
Why Blockchain Isn't a Revolution - Knowledge@Wharton
Wed Jun 20 19:57, 2018 GMT
Fortune Stellar In Talks to Acquire Blockchain Startup Chain Fortune Stellar is in talks to acquire Chain, the San Francisco-based startup building blockchain technology for the financial industry, according to people familiar with the deal. Fortune understands the sale price to be $500 million in Stellar's digital ... and more »
Stellar In Talks to Acquire Blockchain Startup Chain - Fortune
Wed Jun 20 16:53, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Marches On Following Bithumb Hack Forbes Bitcoin prices have held up following the announcement that South Korean exchange Bithumb was hacked to the tune of roughly 35 billion won (approximately $31.6 million). The market-leading digital currency dropped to as little as $6,561.79 at 01:15 UTC ... Bitcoin Price Steady Above $6K Despite Bithumb Hack Coindesk Bithumb: Bitcoin exchange says over $30 million in cryptocurrencies ... CNNMoney South Korea's Bithumb loses $31.5m in cryptocurrency heist The Guardian Wall Street Journal  - Newsweek  - CNET all 455 news articles »
Bitcoin Marches On Following Bithumb Hack - Forbes
Wed Jun 20 13:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Guide To Top Cryptocurrency Exchanges Forbes These exchanges allow consumers buy, sell, and trade cryptocurrencies, whether through fiat currency like dollars, euros, or yen, or another cryptocurrency like bitcoin or ether. Less common cryptocurrencies, called altcoins, often must be traded ...
Guide To Top Cryptocurrency Exchanges - Forbes
Wed Jun 20 17:40, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Chairman of Korean Gaming Giant Predicts Use of Blockchain in 'All Industries' in Future Cointelegraph The chairman of Netmarble, one of the largest South Korean gaming companies, believes that blockchain technology will soon be applied across all industries, local news outlet EDaily reports June 20. Netmarble reported revenue of 1.5 trillion won (about ...
Chairman of Korean Gaming Giant Predicts Use of Blockchain in 'All Industries' in Future - Cointelegraph
Wed Jun 20 17:10, 2018 GMT
CNBC Denver Post reporters leave behind hedge fund anxiety for new blockchain -based publication CNBC Blockchain has thus far largely been applied to cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum , which are tracked on an electronic ledger and not subject to the rules of central banks. But tech entrepreneurs have been pursuing all sorts of other uses for ... How veteran journalists in Colorado are using the blockchain to build a news start-up Washington Post all 2 news articles »
Denver Post reporters leave behind hedge fund anxiety for new blockchain-based publication - CNBC
Wed Jun 20 18:46, 2018 GMT
BERLIN (Reuters) - Russia was probably behind a widespread cyber attack on German energy providers disclosed last week, the head of Germany's BfV domestic intelligence agency told the RND newspaper chain.
German intelligence sees Russia behind hack of energy firms: media report
Wed Jun 20 17:18, 2018 GMT
Washington Post How veteran journalists in Colorado are using the blockchain to build a news start-up Washington Post Colorado's newest digital publication is bucking many of journalism's business conventions: It aims to be ad-free, reader-supported and employee-owned and will partner with a media technology company to have its website data recorded on the blockchain , ... Denver Post reporters leave behind hedge fund anxiety for new blockchain -based publication CNBC all 2 news articles »
How veteran journalists in Colorado are using the blockchain to build a news start-up - Washington Post
Wed Jun 20 17:02, 2018 GMT
The Independent Today's vote will change the face of the internet forever, from an open platform to a place where anything can be ... The Independent Members of European Parliament (MEPs) voted today in favour of the hugely problematic Article 13, which will require automatic “Robocop” deletions of videos, pictures, sound, and text across internet platforms. .... for Free Expression has advised that ... Crunch Day as EU Copyright Reform Threatens Internet Censorship UPDATE ISPreview.co.uk (blog) EU Committee Approves Copyright Directive Computer Business Review Antonio Tajani MEP President of the European Parliament antonio.tajani@europarl ... - Electronic Frontier Foundation Electronic Frontier Foundation all 177 news articles »
Today's vote will change the face of the internet forever, from an open platform to a place where anything can be ... - The Independent
Wed Jun 20 16:40, 2018 GMT
Mashable Akon wants to found a 'real-life Wakanda' based around his cryptocurrency AKoin The Verge According to PageSix's panel report, Akon said blockchain technology and cryptocurrency could be “the savior for Africa in many ways” because of its high security factor. He said the app-based system “allows the people to utilize it in ways where they ... Akon launches a cryptocurrency that's called, wait for it, AKoin Mashable Akon is launching his own cryptocurrency called 'Akoin' NME.com Akoin: Akon launches new cryptocurrency to rival bitcoin The Independent Page Six  - The Root  - ICO Impact Group all 46 news articles »
Akon wants to found a 'real-life Wakanda' based around his cryptocurrency AKoin - The Verge
Wed Jun 20 10:49, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch BBVA and Repsol to build blockchain finance apps, BBVA issues record €325M credit line on its blockchain network TechCrunch It said “different types of blockchain ” were used in the transfer, including a Hyperledger private blockchain network, with the signed contract registered using the Ethereum test network through a hash, a “unique document identifier that guarantees its ...
BBVA and Repsol to build blockchain finance apps, BBVA issues record €325M credit line on its blockchain network - TechCrunch
Wed Jun 20 16:25, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Robinhood CEO: It's 'Very Foolish' to Rule Out Bitcoin Coindesk Robinhood, a micro finance investing app which sought to open access to stock trading to the general public, jumped on the cryptocurrency wagon earlier this year, as previously reported by CoinDesk. Tenev said Wednesday that "around that time a ...
Robinhood CEO: It's 'Very Foolish' to Rule Out Bitcoin - Coindesk
Wed Jun 20 14:30, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph US Fourth Largest Mobile Provider Partners on Automotive Blockchain Platform Cointelegraph The U.S.' fourth-largest mobile network operator Sprint has partnered with blockchain startup NXM Labs to launch a 5G connected car platform powered by blockchain technology, the companies confirmed June 20. Sprint, which served 54 million US ... and more »
US Fourth Largest Mobile Provider Partners on Automotive Blockchain Platform - Cointelegraph
Wed Jun 20 09:02, 2018 GMT
Fortune Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund Gets VC Fred Wilson's Backing Amid Bitcoin Slump Fortune Multicoin invests 85% of its assets in a variety of actively traded (or liquid) cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin and Ethereum , which currently account for less than a fifth of the fund. Eventually, though, as the cryptocurrency market grows and ...
Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund Gets VC Fred Wilson's Backing Amid Bitcoin Slump - Fortune
Wed Jun 20 13:08, 2018 GMT
TNW Amsterdam Airport now has a Bitcoin ATM TNW Amsterdam Airport Schiphol announced today that it has installed a “ Bitcoin ATM” to let passengers convert euro to Bitcoin and Ethereum . The ATM is ... In a first, merchants at Brisbane Airport in Australia integrated cryptocurrency payments in May ... and more »
Amsterdam Airport now has a Bitcoin ATM - TNW
Wed Jun 20 15:00, 2018 GMT
Crime writers have less to lose than travel writers in describing the underside of holiday spots, argues Rachael Jolley. The post Do crime writers tell us more truths than travel writers? appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Do crime writers tell us more truths than travel writers?
Wed Jun 20 10:34, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Price Steady Above $6K Despite Bithumb Hack Coindesk Bitcoin (BTC) suffered a minor dip last night after it was revealed that hackers had again breached a major cryptocurrency exchange, but the charts still favor a corrective rally to $7,000. The cryptocurrency fell from $6,740 to $6,560 after Bithumb ... Top bitcoin exchange says over $30 million in cryptocurrencies stolen CNNMoney South Korea's Bithumb loses $31.5m in cryptocurrency heist The Guardian Cryptocurrency Markets Are Juicy Targets for Hackers: Timeline Bloomberg Wall Street Journal  - CNBC  - Reuters  - CNNMoney all 409 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Steady Above $6K Despite Bithumb Hack - Coindesk
Wed Jun 20 12:39, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Samsung Marries Blockchain , AI in Cello 3.0 Logistics Platform Cointelegraph South Korea electronics giant Samsung revealed a further blockchain implementation in an official announcement June 20, using the technology in a new logistics platform. The platform, dubbed Cello 3.0, is the brainchild of Samsung's IT subsidiary ... and more »
Samsung Marries Blockchain, AI in Cello 3.0 Logistics Platform - Cointelegraph
Wed Jun 20 10:10, 2018 GMT
NEWS.com.au Can Bitcoin Go Back To $1000? Seeking Alpha December 2017 fades in the market's rearview mirror. High-profile detractors licking their chops. Near lows, and holding on for dear life. The market cap of the asset class moves takes it off the front page. Does the BIS report mean $1000 is in the cards? Fatal flaw that's doomed Bitcoin NEWS.com.au BIS Crypto Report Undermines Itself. Not Cryptocurrency . Crypto Briefing Central bankers claim bitcoin could break the internet — the crypto world thinks they're missing the point Business Insider all 103 news articles »
Can Bitcoin Go Back To $1000? - Seeking Alpha
Wed Jun 20 12:06, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Brazil's Central Bank Plans Blockchain Data Exchange for Regulators Coindesk Despite having previously likened bitcoin to a pyramid scheme, Banco Central do Brasil has been enthusiastically experimenting with blockchain in the last year. The central bank told CoinDesk in November 2017 that it ... While it is not clear from the ... and more »
Brazil's Central Bank Plans Blockchain Data Exchange for Regulators - Coindesk
Wed Jun 20 11:29, 2018 GMT
Seventeen international freedom of expression and professional organisations have sent a joint letter with their demands for how to protect and strengthen media freedom and independent journalism in Turkey to all candidates in the upcoming presidential elections The post An open letter for the attention of the future President of the Republic of Turkey appeared first on Index on Censorship .
An open letter for the attention of the future President of the Republic of Turkey
Wed Jun 20 12:02, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur Internet Users Worry About Online Privacy but Feel Powerless to do Much About It Entrepreneur It's an interesting question. Our digital marketing firm recently conducted a survey to better understand how people feel about internet privacy issues and the new movement to re-establish control over what app providers and social networks do with our ...
Internet Users Worry About Online Privacy but Feel Powerless to do Much About It - Entrepreneur
Wed Jun 20 10:57, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin is 'not for me' but it's too 'arrogant' to say it won't have a future, Goldman Sachs CEO says CNBC Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein does not own bitcoin , but he did not rule out Tuesday the cryptocurrency having a future. During a talk at the The Economic Club of New York, the banker struck an optimistic tone on bitcoin . He explained how the world ... Bitcoin Is 'Not For Me' Says Goldman Sachs CEO - CoinDesk Coindesk all 86 news articles »
Bitcoin is 'not for me' but it's too 'arrogant' to say it won't have a future, Goldman Sachs CEO says - CNBC
Wed Jun 20 07:12, 2018 GMT
Mashable Akon launches a cryptocurrency that's called, wait for it, AKoin Mashable “I think that blockchain and crypto could be the savior for Africa in many ways because it brings the power back to the people and brings the security back into the currency system and also allows the people to utilize it in ways where they can advance ... Akon launching cryptocurrency called Akoin to help African economy Page Six AKoin - ICO Impact Group ICO Impact Group all 23 news articles »
Akon launches a cryptocurrency that's called, wait for it, AKoin - Mashable
Wed Jun 20 04:22, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph IBM Launches Blockchain -Powered Media Transactions Tracker to Prevent Advertising Fraud Cointelegraph IBM iX has partnered with software supplier Mediaocean to launch a blockchain -powered tracker for digital media transactions, the company tweeted June 19. IBM iX is the business and tech consulting wing of international technology giant IBM. According ... IBM, Mediaocean Partner to Tackle Ad Industry Opacity with Blockchain Coindesk all 17 news articles »
IBM Launches Blockchain-Powered Media Transactions Tracker to Prevent Advertising Fraud - Cointelegraph
Wed Jun 20 02:09, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Is Bitcoin the Future, or an Echo of a Failed Past? Wall Street Journal While bitcoin has become more widely accepted, boosting its potential to become a viable international currency, its $130 billion market value now represents only about 40% of the overall cryptocurrency market's value, according to CoinMarketCap.
Is Bitcoin the Future, or an Echo of a Failed Past? - Wall Street Journal
Wed Jun 20 09:12, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Blockchain browser Brave starts opt-in testing of on-device ad targeting TechCrunch Brave, an ad-blocking web browser with a blockchain -based twist, has started trials of ads that reward viewers for watching them — the next step in its ambitious push towards a consent-based, pro-privacy overhaul of online advertising. Brave's Basic ... and more »
Blockchain browser Brave starts opt-in testing of on-device ad targeting - TechCrunch
Wed Jun 20 08:17, 2018 GMT
The Register Hot new application for blockchain : How does botnet control sound? The Register During a presentation at BSides Tel Aviv on Tuesday, security researcher Omer Zohar demonstrated a proof-of-concept for a fully functional command-and-control infrastructure built on top of the Ethereum network. Zohar was exploring the scope for ...
Hot new application for blockchain: How does botnet control sound? - The Register
Wed Jun 20 08:39, 2018 GMT
NGOs call on Bahraini authorities to drop all charges and ensure the immediate and unconditional release of Sheikh Ali Salman, Secretary-General of Bahrain's largest political opposition society, al-Wefaq National Islamic Society. The post Political speech is not a crime: Urgent appeal to stop the trial of opposition society leader Sheikh Ali Salman appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Political speech is not a crime: Urgent appeal to stop the trial of opposition society leader Sheikh Ali Salman
Wed Jun 20 07:23, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Nasdaq Blockchain Trial Resolves Margin Calls 'in Minutes' Coindesk A group of industry stakeholders has developed a blockchain platform to transfer collateral to central counterparties when trading securities. Stock exchange operator Nasdaq announced Tuesday that its clearing arm, along with securities services ... and more »
Nasdaq Blockchain Trial Resolves Margin Calls 'in Minutes' - Coindesk
Wed Jun 20 04:01, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Mining for Bitcoin in a remote Russian outpost Financial Times Russia's approach to cryptocurrencies is unclear — it had said it would ban them but its tone appeared to soften after Vladimir Putin met Vitalik Buterin, the creator of Ethereum , one of bitcoin's rivals. What is clear is that Kaliningrad is very much ...
Mining for Bitcoin in a remote Russian outpost - Financial Times
Wed Jun 20 01:35, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph CEO of BBVA Bank: Blockchain 'Is Immature and Has Major Challenges' Cointelegraph Carlos Torres, CEO of Spanish bank BBVA, said blockchain technology is “not mature” and faces major challenges, el Economista reported June 18. Torres expressed his concerns about blockchain's current limitations at an event organized by the Spanish ... and more »
CEO of BBVA Bank: Blockchain 'Is Immature and Has Major Challenges' - Cointelegraph
Tue Jun 19 15:45, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Pantera Says Crypto Hedge Fund Underperformed Bitcoin Last Month Bloomberg Bitcoin has faced a reckoning after skyrocketing from less than $1,000 to nearly $20,000 in 2017. Skittish investors have dumped their tokens amid tax-related confusion and intensifying scrutiny from regulators around the world. The top digital coin ...
Pantera Says Crypto Hedge Fund Underperformed Bitcoin Last Month - Bloomberg
Wed Jun 20 02:40, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney Top bitcoin exchange says over $30 million in cryptocurrencies stolen CNNMoney One of South Korea's biggest bitcoin exchanges on Wednesday said that more than $30 million worth of cryptocurrencies have been stolen from it. Bithumb, an exchange based in Seoul, said in a notice on its website that all customer deposits and ... and more »
Top bitcoin exchange says over $30 million in cryptocurrencies stolen - CNNMoney
Wed Jun 20 00:29, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Here's the pep talk the CEO of bitcoin exchange Coinbase gave to new hires about the price dip: 'People are ... Business Insider $1.6 billion cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase became a prominent name as the price of bitcoin surged toward $20,000. But now that bitcoin is valued around $6,700, some people are freaking out. Brian Armstrong, CEO and cofounder of Coinbase, says ...
Here's the pep talk the CEO of bitcoin exchange Coinbase gave to new hires about the price dip: 'People are ... - Business Insider
Tue Jun 19 20:52, 2018 GMT
Quartz The real reason Randi Zuckerberg is interested in blockchain , crypto, and cannabis Quartz “That's actually why I've taken such an interest in new, emerging fields like blockchain , cryptocurrency , and cannabis,” said Zuckerberg, who left Silicon Valley to come home to New York and today is an author, entrepreneur, business-radio host, and ... and more »
The real reason Randi Zuckerberg is interested in blockchain, crypto, and cannabis - Quartz
Tue Jun 19 20:48, 2018 GMT
The Outline Everything you know about Bitcoin is thanks to this Czech grandpa The Outline He decided to educate himself on how the blockchain technology worked. He found that expanding upon and monitoring Bitcoin's Wikipedia ... Bitcoin has had a rough year. The world's first decentralized currency has plunged more than 60 percent since ...
Everything you know about Bitcoin is thanks to this Czech grandpa - The Outline
Tue Jun 19 21:15, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Is 'Not For Me' Says Goldman Sachs CEO Coindesk For Lloyd Blankfein, bitcoin just isn't his thing. The Goldman Sachs chairman and CEO said in an interview on Tuesday that "it's not for me" when asked about the world's largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization. Appearing at the Economic Club of ... Goldman's Blankfein Talks Trade, Credit Markets and Bitcoin Bloomberg all 66 news articles »
Bitcoin Is 'Not For Me' Says Goldman Sachs CEO - Coindesk
Tue Jun 19 18:02, 2018 GMT
Putting Pokémon On The Blockchain Takes Microtransactions To Their Inevitable, Insufferable End Futurism Except this time, it's to show that the Lightning Network, a payment system that allows nearly-instant payments on a blockchain , can quickly and effectively handle minor bitcoin transactions. That's right. In the latest version of taking something that ...
Putting Pokémon On The Blockchain Takes Microtransactions To Their Inevitable, Insufferable End - Futurism
Tue Jun 19 20:40, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Driving Blockchain Forward: Automotive Advances With Blockchain Technology Cointelegraph The scope of applications for blockchain can range from something as simple as BMW's logistics, to Volkswagen's autonomous car, and everything in between, as the automotive industry continues to push for more use-cases of the technology. ... cobalt ... and more »
Driving Blockchain Forward: Automotive Advances With Blockchain Technology - Cointelegraph
Tue Jun 19 17:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph France Opens 'First' Blockchain Accelerator in Europe With 30 Participants Cointelegraph France became host to Europe's first blockchain accelerator as Paris moves to become the “capital of ICOs,” Finance Magnates reports Monday, June 18. Chain Accelerator, a joint scheme involving around thirty cryptocurrency and finance entities and ...
France Opens 'First' Blockchain Accelerator in Europe With 30 Participants - Cointelegraph
Tue Jun 19 22:04, 2018 GMT
Article 13, which requires large platforms like Facebook and Reddit to censor content before it appears online, has led to some concern.
Proposed EU law could threaten the internet -- and memes, experts say - CNET
Tue Jun 19 19:09, 2018 GMT
Coindesk The World's Largest Brewer Is Using Ethereum to Track Ad Data Coindesk The world's largest brewer has launched its first ad campaigns through the Kiip mobile marketing app, which uses ethereum's blockchain to record and track data. The goal is to monitor and, eventually, expand the reach of a particular ad, according to a ... and more »
The World's Largest Brewer Is Using Ethereum to Track Ad Data - Coindesk
Tue Jun 19 18:25, 2018 GMT
Kitco News RERUN: Bitcoin Will Outperform Everything Including Warren Buffett Says Max Keiser Kitco News Editor's Note: This week we are kicking off summer 2018 by re-running some of our most popular hit videos. Stay tuned for coverage on everything from cyrptos to the death of liberal democracy, all from your favorite guests. Max Keiser of the Keiser ... Bitcoin HashRate At All-Time High With 'Price to Follow,' Says Max Keiser Bitcoinist all 5 news articles »
RERUN: Bitcoin Will Outperform Everything Including Warren Buffett Says Max Keiser - Kitco News
Tue Jun 19 20:06, 2018 GMT
The Hill Don't let internet privacy disputes harm communities of color The Hill On May 25, 2018, the European Union began enforcing sweeping privacy regulations which impact the entire internet . These regulations, the General Data Protection Regulations or GDPR, include fines of up to 4 percent of global revenue for those ... and more »
Don't let internet privacy disputes harm communities of color - The Hill
Tue Jun 19 15:50, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Freedom of Press Foundation Is Now Accepting Cryptocurrency Fortune The organization announced on Monday that it would support donations in Bitcoin , Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum , Litecoin and ZCash. It noted that Monero would be added in the near future as well. The foundation will use the capital toward projects such as an ... and more »
The Freedom of Press Foundation Is Now Accepting Cryptocurrency - Fortune
Tue Jun 19 15:23, 2018 GMT
Coindesk IBM, Mediaocean Partner to Tackle Ad Industry Opacity with Blockchain Coindesk IBM iX – Big Blue's digital strategy arm – and ad software provider Mediaocean are teaming up to form a blockchain consortium aimed to solve some of the biggest issues in the advertising world. The consortium, which has already signed up major brands ... and more »
IBM, Mediaocean Partner to Tackle Ad Industry Opacity with Blockchain - Coindesk
Tue Jun 19 09:37, 2018 GMT
ISPreview.co.uk (blog) Crunch Day as EU Copyright Reform Threatens Internet Censorship ISPreview.co.uk (blog) Automated filters simply don't care if you have permission to upload something or not and they fail to understand context, as well as your right to freedom of speech or the creation of internet memes. As a coalition of 70 Internet and computing ... and more »
Crunch Day as EU Copyright Reform Threatens Internet Censorship - ISPreview.co.uk (blog)
Tue Jun 19 13:01, 2018 GMT
WIRED The Unexpected Fallout of Iran's Telegram Ban WIRED The service is streamlined for mobile devices, and its end-to-end encryption stymies the Iranian government's digital surveillance and censorship regime. If the government can't see what you're talking about and doing, it can't block or ban behavior it ... and more »
The Unexpected Fallout of Iran's Telegram Ban - WIRED
Tue Jun 19 12:32, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur 5 Industries Likely to Be Disrupted by Blockchain Entrepreneur Blockchain , the technology underlying and enabling Bitcoin , has the unique ability to change the world. Blockchain is an open ... Sellers could securely transfer over the title and deed, while buyers would send money via cryptocurrency . Blockchain ... and more »
5 Industries Likely to Be Disrupted by Blockchain - Entrepreneur
Tue Jun 19 11:31, 2018 GMT
Slate Magazine The Blockchain of Things Slate Magazine Brought to life by a predetermined agreement, or “smart contract,” running on the Ethereum blockchain , the drone's engines powered on and it lifted itself into the air, taking a flight path dictated—only and exclusively—by code. The smart contract ...
The Blockchain of Things - Slate Magazine
Tue Jun 19 09:50, 2018 GMT
Coindesk $7k? Bitcoin Price Looks North After Six-Day High Coindesk Despite the bearish chart setup, bitcoin (BTC) rose to a six-day high on Monday, putting a corrective rally to $7,000 back on the map. The leading cryptocurrency unexpectedly picked up a bid around $6,450 at 16:00 UTC yesterday and rose to $6,850 – the ...
$7k? Bitcoin Price Looks North After Six-Day High - Coindesk
Tue Jun 19 03:48, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph India: Former Legislator in Bitcoin Extortion Case Declared Proclaimed Offender Cointelegraph An Indian court declared former Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) Nalin Kotadiya a proclaimed offender in connection with a Bitcoin (BTC) extortion case amounting to $1.3 million, Business Standard reported June 18. Judge PG Tamakuwala declared ... Former Indian Lawmaker Declared 'Offender' in Bitcoin Extortion Case CoinDesk all 21 news articles »
India: Former Legislator in Bitcoin Extortion Case Declared Proclaimed Offender - Cointelegraph
Tue Jun 19 09:57, 2018 GMT
Irish Tech News The Bitcoin Generation Irish Tech News Business, government, and society have a big issue: it's called 'The Bitcoin Generation'. Bitcoin , blockchain , cryptocurrency , decentralization is more than a technology, it is a global movement! It is a structural change to not only commerce but how ...
The Bitcoin Generation - Irish Tech News
Tue Jun 19 10:25, 2018 GMT
Computerworld UC Berkeley puts blockchain training online; thousands sign up Computerworld UC Berkeley in 2016 saw the potential for teaching about blockchain with a primary focus on bitcoin and the other cryptocurrencies the technology underpins. ... Blockchain at Berkeley and faculty from UC Berkeley's Computer Science department then ... and more »
UC Berkeley puts blockchain training online; thousands sign up - Computerworld
Tue Jun 19 09:52, 2018 GMT
Censorship of a form of music which affords an already marginalised minority a rare opportunity to express themselves publicly is an attack against their fundamental rights as human beings. The post Kill drill: The death of freedom of expression? appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Kill drill: The death of freedom of expression?
Tue Jun 19 07:10, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Central bankers claim bitcoin could break the internet — the crypto world thinks they're missing the point Business Insider "Not only does this call into question the finality of individual payments, it also means that a cryptocurrency can simply stop functioning, resulting in a complete loss of value. "Moreover, even if trust can be maintained, ... "I don't think many ... Bitcoin could break the internet, warns the BIS Stuff.co.nz Today In Cryptocurrency : Bitcoin An 'Environmental Disaster,' Square Gets NY Crypto License Benzinga all 48 news articles »
Central bankers claim bitcoin could break the internet — the crypto world thinks they're missing the point - Business Insider
Mon Jun 18 22:01, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Cold Reception? Crypto Critics Ignite After EOS Blockchain 'Freeze' Coindesk Coming less than 48 hours after the much-anticipated blockchain network went live, the announcement kicked off a social firestorm (not to mention a reported 5 percent drop in the value of the network's cryptocurrency ). Some background: the EOS launch, ... and more »
Cold Reception? Crypto Critics Ignite After EOS Blockchain 'Freeze' - Coindesk
Tue Jun 19 03:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Million-Dollar Box Conjures Up a Fortune for Bitcoin Visionary Bloomberg When it comes to scaling up Bitcoin mining, nothing compares to the sea-container-sized kits that are swelling the fortunes of BitFury Group Ltd.'s Valery Vavilov, a Soviet-born blockchain evangelist, and self-taught microchip engineer Valery Nebesny ... and more »
Million-Dollar Box Conjures Up a Fortune for Bitcoin Visionary - Bloomberg
Tue Jun 19 02:00, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk UBS CEO: Blockchain Is 'Almost A Must' for Business CoinDesk The CEO of Swiss financial services giant UBS Group AG endorsed blockchain technology in an interview, suggesting that it is "almost a must" for business. Sergio Ermotti told CNBC Monday that the technology can help companies become more efficient, ... and more »
UBS CEO: Blockchain Is 'Almost A Must' for Business - CoinDesk
Mon Jun 18 23:28, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Spanish Bank Group to Develop Blockchain Platform to Identify Clients Cointelegraph Major Spanish banking consortium Niuron announced they are developing a blockchain platform for client digital identification verification, EuropaPress reports Monday, June 18. The group of banks reportedly plans to create the platform by the end of ...
Spanish Bank Group to Develop Blockchain Platform to Identify Clients - Cointelegraph
Mon Jun 18 20:49, 2018 GMT
Irish Tech News How Small Jurisdictions Could be The Driving Force Behind Blockchain Adoption Irish Tech News Given the transformative nature of blockchain technology, you could be forgiven for asking why it has found its home in smaller jurisdictions, such as Liechtenstein, Gibraltar, and Switzerland. The answer lies in certain characteristic features of ...
How Small Jurisdictions Could be The Driving Force Behind Blockchain Adoption - Irish Tech News
Mon Jun 18 19:41, 2018 GMT
Los Angeles Times Is this scathing report the death knell for bitcoin ? Los Angeles Times As if bitcoin fans didn't have enough to worry about these days, a widely respected international bank has just published a scathing analysis of the cryptocurrency questioning whether it ever will be more than a fad — and a costly fad for its adherents. Bitcoin could 'bring the internet to a halt,' banking group warns CNNMoney BIS warns that wide bitcoin adoption could break the internet MarketWatch Is Bitcoin Going to Crash the Internet? These Experts Think So. Entrepreneur Fortune  - Bloomberg  - Coindesk  - Bank for International Settlements all 190 news articles »
Is this scathing report the death knell for bitcoin? - Los Angeles Times
Mon Jun 18 21:03, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin volatility has plummeted, and that could be signaling a bottom, expert says CNBC Bitcoin volatility has plummeted, and that could be signaling a bottom, expert says. 4 Hours Ago. Bitcoin's wild swings have calmed down, to say the least. Here's what the cryptocurrency's muted moves mean for the price going forward, according to Blue ...
Bitcoin volatility has plummeted, and that could be signaling a bottom, expert says - CNBC
Mon Jun 18 18:37, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin jumps after New York approves Square's Cash app for crypto trading CNBC Bitcoin spiked suddenly Monday afternoon following news users of the "Cash" mobile payments app could trade the cryptocurrency in New York. The largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization gained more than 4.5 percent to $6,793, its highest since ... Bitcoin Today: Prices Close to Flat in Low-Volume Trading TheStreet.com Square is rallying after obtaining a bitcoin license in New York (SQ) Business Insider Square obtains NY State cryptocurrency license Yahoo Finance CCN  - Fox Business all 79 news articles »
Bitcoin jumps after New York approves Square's Cash app for crypto trading - CNBC
Mon Jun 18 18:41, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur BIS warns that wide bitcoin adoption could break the internet MarketWatch After trading in the red most of Monday morning, cryptocurrency prices popped higher midafternoon, pushing the price of the No. 1 digital currency, bitcoin , to its highest level in a week. After last Thursday's regulatory news that bitcoin and ether ... Bitcoin could 'bring the internet to a halt,' banking group warns CNNMoney Is Bitcoin Going to Crash the Internet? These Experts Think So. Entrepreneur Bitcoin Breaking the Internet Is a Cry for Help Bloomberg Coindesk  - New York Post  - Express.co.uk  - Bank for International Settlements all 187 news articles »
BIS warns that wide bitcoin adoption could break the internet - MarketWatch
Mon Jun 18 13:36, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Breaking the Internet Is a Cry for Help Bloomberg A global cryptocurrency really needs global supervision to avoid regulatory arbitrage across borders. But policymakers are pulling in different directions, with China banning digital ... Crypto-assets can fall between the stools of different regulators ... BIS warns that wide bitcoin adoption could break the internet MarketWatch Bitcoin could 'bring the internet to a halt,' banking group warns CNNMoney Is Bitcoin Going to Crash the Internet? These Experts Think So. Entrepreneur Coindesk  - New York Post  - Express.co.uk  - Bank for International Settlements all 183 news articles »
Bitcoin Breaking the Internet Is a Cry for Help - Bloomberg
Mon Jun 18 14:08, 2018 GMT
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News What is bitcoin ? WPRI 12 Eyewitness News What is bitcoin ? It's a question you may have found yourself asking over the last few months. However, how was it created? What is its value? How is it regulated? So many questions persist. This morning, Jeff Massey, CFP/Founder of Massey & Associates, ...
What is bitcoin? - WPRI 12 Eyewitness News
Mon Jun 18 09:07, 2018 GMT
CNBC Blockchain , Blockchain , Blockchain Aspen Daily News The first successful longest operating blockchain protocol network is Bitcoin , a cryptocurrency invented by a person or group working under the name Satoshi Nakamoto. In response to the financial crisis of 2008, Satoshi Nakamoto sought to create a ... Everything you've ever wanted to know about the blockchain CNBC all 8 news articles »
Blockchain, Blockchain, Blockchain - Aspen Daily News
Mon Jun 18 18:14, 2018 GMT
The Verge The Freedom of the Press Foundation now accepts bitcoin cash, ether, and other cryptocurrencies The Verge The Freedom of the Press Foundation (FPF) now accepts donations in multiple cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin , bitcoin cash, ether, litecoin, and zcash. To mark its first major cryptocurrency gift, on Monday, the nonprofit accepted a 1,000-ether ... and more »
The Freedom of the Press Foundation now accepts bitcoin cash, ether, and other cryptocurrencies - The Verge
Mon Jun 18 18:39, 2018 GMT
CNBC UBS CEO: Blockchain technology almost a must-have for business CNBC Swiss financial services giant UBS Group may not be a fan of bitcoin but CEO Sergio Ermotti believes blockchain , the technology behind cryptocurrencies, is "definitely an opportunity" in the long term. "It's almost a must. The freeing up of resources ...
UBS CEO: Blockchain technology almost a must-have for business - CNBC
Mon Jun 18 17:26, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph South Indian State of Kerala to Use Blockchain Tech in Food Supply, Distribution Cointelegraph The government of the South Indian state of Kerala will use blockchain for food supply and distribution, local news outlet Business Standard reported June 17. The new project is headed by Keralan think-tank the Development and Innovation Strategic ... Indian State Kerala to Put Milk and Fish Supply Chains on a Blockchain CCN all 14 news articles »
South Indian State of Kerala to Use Blockchain Tech in Food Supply, Distribution - Cointelegraph
Mon Jun 18 13:44, 2018 GMT
Forbes No, Bitcoin Won't Use Up All The World's Energy Forbes One of the first thoughts anyone looking at bitcoin will have is the amount of energy used by miners to maintain the blockchain . Apparently, some people think that bitcoin and blockchain will boil the seas dry with its energy consumption. Bitcoiners ... and more »
No, Bitcoin Won't Use Up All The World's Energy - Forbes
Mon Jun 18 16:43, 2018 GMT
PaymentsJournal Why Regulatory Complexity Is Suddenly a Big Deal for Enterprise Blockchain Adoption PaymentsJournal This article appears in VB (venturebeat) and the title applies to general industrial usage, not just financial services, for which regulatory concerns around blockchain is certainly nothing sudden. The author's points generally apply to the eventual ...
Why Regulatory Complexity Is Suddenly a Big Deal for Enterprise Blockchain Adoption - PaymentsJournal
Mon Jun 18 16:26, 2018 GMT
CNBC Square gets regulatory green light for cryptocurrency trading in New York CNBC Payment company Square got the green light from regulators Monday allowing New Yorkers to trade cryptocurrency on the rapidly growing Cash app. While Square launched crypto trading through its payments app in late January, that feature had been ... Square is rallying after obtaining a bitcoin license in New York Business Insider Square obtains NY State cryptocurrency license Reuters Square hits all-time high after getting NY cryptocurrency license Financial Times all 29 news articles »
Square gets regulatory green light for cryptocurrency trading in New York - CNBC
Mon Jun 18 15:52, 2018 GMT
Irish Tech News Why CyClean Chose the Ethereum Platform Irish Tech News CyClean is built on Ethereum , and the two work together to produce a synergistic effect. You may be asking, “Why Ethereum ?” I also think it is important to ask why it is built on the Ethereum blockchain and not on some other platform. There are a lot ... and more »
Why CyClean Chose the Ethereum Platform - Irish Tech News
Mon Jun 18 15:56, 2018 GMT
Silicon Valley Business Journal Amazon and Microsoft join Facebook and Google in California fight over Internet privacy Silicon Valley Business Journal In the past two weeks, technology giants Amazon.com, Microsoft Corp. and Uber Technologies have together poured $440,000 into efforts to defeat a new California ballot measure that would put stricter consumer privacy requirements on Internet companies.
Amazon and Microsoft join Facebook and Google in California fight over Internet privacy - Silicon Valley Business Journal
Mon Jun 18 14:33, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Blockchain Bubble's Latest Victim: Digital Cats Fortune Cats helped build the Internet but are having a harder time with blockchain : CryptoKitties, a startup that raised $12 million in March to build out its digital feline project, has hit the skids. While the median price of a CryptoKitty—a unique digital ...
The Blockchain Bubble's Latest Victim: Digital Cats - Fortune
Mon Jun 18 12:17, 2018 GMT
Forbes An Ethereum Futures Future? US Commodities Giants Lie In Wait After SEC Surprise Forbes Michael del Castillo , Forbes Staff I cover enterprise adoption of blockchain and cryptocurrency . A sign hangs outside the ... Chicago-based commodities giants, Cboe and CME Group are now both exploring the ethereum cryptocurrency with a $49.6 billion ... Bitcoin futures could be hurting bitcoin's price Business Insider all 12 news articles »
An Ethereum Futures Future? US Commodities Giants Lie In Wait After SEC Surprise - Forbes
Mon Jun 18 09:07, 2018 GMT
Aspen Daily News Blockchain intertwining with environmental techonologies Aspen Daily News The talk he'll oversee, entitled, “The Inevitable Shift of Power - Blockchain and CryptoCurrency Democratize Finance,” begins at 7 p.m. in the Viceroy's grand ballroom. Hirshberg is set to be joined by Evan Caron of his same firm, Hanieh Sadat of ... and more »
Blockchain intertwining with environmental techonologies - Aspen Daily News
Mon Jun 18 13:39, 2018 GMT
Middle East Eye Algeria to block internet access during school exams Middle East Eye Some see the campaign as part of broader efforts to restrict access to the internet prior to presidential elections in 2019. An IT security officer at a mobile operator told Middle East Eye that this year "net censorship will be better coordinated and ...
Algeria to block internet access during school exams - Middle East Eye
Mon Jun 18 11:29, 2018 GMT
Boing Boing In two days, an EU committee will vote to crown Google and Facebook permanent lords of internet censorship Boing Boing These proposals will make starting new internet companies effectively impossible -- Google, Facebook, Twitter, Apple, and the other US giants will be able to negotiate favourable rates and build out the infrastructure to comply with these proposals ... and more »
In two days, an EU committee will vote to crown Google and Facebook permanent lords of internet censorship - Boing Boing
Mon Jun 18 12:59, 2018 GMT
Several popular YouTube accounts, including those belonging to 'MIT OpenCourseWare' and the 'Blender Foundation,' have had all their videos blocked. People who try to access the videos are informed that they are not available in their country, suggesting that YouTube's piracy filters have been triggered. It's unclear, however, who or what is to blame. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
YouTube’s Piracy Filter Blocks MIT Courses, Blender Videos, and More
Mon Jun 18 10:51, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Recovery Stalls Raising Risk of Price Drop Coindesk Bitcoin (BTC) is once more facing a drop to (or below) $6,000, with both short- and long-duration charts being aligned in favor of the bears. The cryptocurrency found acceptance above the key resistance of $6,425 (April 1 low) in the second half of ... and more »
Bitcoin Recovery Stalls Raising Risk of Price Drop - Coindesk
Mon Jun 18 10:15, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : What Its Price Decline Means for Stocks Investopedia (blog) While they are different asset classes, price movements for the broader equity markets and bitcoin began tracking each other after the cryptocurrency exploded in popularity last year. Similarly, both bitcoin and cryptocurrencies reached lows during ...
Bitcoin: What Its Price Decline Means for Stocks - Investopedia (blog)
Mon Jun 18 10:01, 2018 GMT
WIRED The Blockchain : A Love Story—And a Horror Story WIRED He bought his first bitcoins at a time when few people had even heard of them, and he badgered Kathleen about cryptocurrency until she could parry to his satisfaction. Arthur spent countless hours poring over Bitcoin's documentation. It clearly offered ...
The Blockchain: A Love Story—And a Horror Story - WIRED
Mon Jun 18 08:25, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Bitcoin futures could be hurting bitcoin's price Business Insider Fundstrat cofounder Tom Lee says bitcoin futures contracts could be linked to the cryptocurrency's "gut-wrenching" decline. Futures were launched in December and bitcoin has fallen from $20,000 to $6,500 since then. There are concerns that bitcoin ... and more »
Bitcoin futures could be hurting bitcoin's price - Business Insider
Mon Jun 18 09:08, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Factom Blockchain Project Wins Grant to Protect US Border Patrol Data Coindesk The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has awarded a grant of $192,380 to blockchain project Factom to support beta testing of a platform aimed to secure data from Border Patrol cameras and sensors, the agency announced Friday. "The early ... and more »
Factom Blockchain Project Wins Grant to Protect US Border Patrol Data - Coindesk
Mon Jun 18 08:08, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Insurance Group B3i Endorses R3's Corda Blockchain Platform CoinDesk The world's largest blockchain insurance consortium will use R3's Corda platform to build its upcoming products, the company announced Monday. The Blockchain Insurance Industry Initiative (B3i), the independent company founded by Allianz, Aegon and ... and more »
Insurance Group B3i Endorses R3's Corda Blockchain Platform - CoinDesk
Mon Jun 18 09:05, 2018 GMT
The loss of the United States and the United Kingdom as democratic beacons for the rights of journalists and the freedom of information is a bad omen for the rest of the world The post Losing a point of reference: Press freedom in the US appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Losing a point of reference: Press freedom in the US
Mon Jun 18 08:24, 2018 GMT
Human rights groups expressed growing concern about Egyptian campaigner Amal Fathy and urged authorities to release her immediately. The post Human rights groups demand Egypt release Amal Fathy appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Human rights groups demand Egypt release Amal Fathy
Mon Jun 18 07:23, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin could 'bring the internet to a halt,' banking group warns CNNMoney But because every single transaction is added to the digital ledger, the report said using a cryptocurrency like bitcoin for retail transactions around the world would quickly swell the ledger beyond the capacity of computer servers to store it ... Bitcoin Could Break the Internet, Central Bank Overseer Says Bloomberg Halt the Internet? BIS Report Critiques Blockchain and DLT Claims CoinDesk Bitcoin is an 'environmental disaster' and 'could bring the internet to a halt', study says South China Morning Post ABC News  - The Australian Financial Review  - Bank for International Settlements all 72 news articles »
Bitcoin could 'bring the internet to a halt,' banking group warns - CNNMoney
Mon Jun 18 06:00, 2018 GMT
Seeking Alpha XBTC: Are We Finally Getting Close To The Elusive Bitcoin ETF? Seeking Alpha Most were planning on using the bitcoin futures market that launched in December as a means of indirectly investing in the cryptocurrency . ... Instead of the Amplify Blockchain Leaders ETF, we got the Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF (BLOK).
XBTC: Are We Finally Getting Close To The Elusive Bitcoin ETF? - Seeking Alpha
Mon Jun 18 08:07, 2018 GMT
Foxtel has returned to Federal Court in Sydney with a new application to block 'pirate' sites. The company is targeting several torrent indexes including ETTV and Torrents.me plus streaming sites Sockshare, WatchFreeMovies, and others. Each stand accused of providing unlawful access to TV shows including Game of Thrones. Due to streamlining, the order could be granted in just days. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Foxtel Pirate Site Blocking Application Could Be Granted in Record Time
Mon Jun 18 06:18, 2018 GMT
CNBC Everything you've ever wanted to know about the blockchain CNBC Ethereum is essentially a blockchain platform that specializes in smart contracts. It has a digital coin known as ether linked to it. This is the world's second-largest cryptocurrency by value. Like bitcoin's blockchain , Ethereum's is also public ... and more »
Everything you've ever wanted to know about the blockchain - CNBC
Mon Jun 18 05:05, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Russia's Largest Banks Are Piloting Bitcoin and Crypto Portfolios Coindesk Two of Russia's largest banks are piloting cryptocurrency portfolios for their private clients, the Kommersant newspaper reported Friday. ... The portfolio will include the six most popular cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin , bitcoin cash, ethereum ... and more »
Russia's Largest Banks Are Piloting Bitcoin and Crypto Portfolios - Coindesk
Mon Jun 18 04:46, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Best Blockchain Jobs And Careers Available Today Forbes What is blockchain technology? Although blockchain technology was first developed to use with the cryptocurrency bitcoin in 2008, it is essentially a distributed database that can store any type of record. Users can only edit the parts of the ...
The Best Blockchain Jobs And Careers Available Today - Forbes
Mon Jun 18 06:02, 2018 GMT
"The question is now, under the change of government, would I be welcome? I'm still being outspoken about what I think." The post Project Exile: Zimbabwean broadcaster grapples with post-Mugabe era appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Project Exile: Zimbabwean broadcaster grapples with post-Mugabe era
Mon Jun 18 00:34, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Chip Maker Nvidia Adds Blockchain -AI Startup to Incubator Coindesk Nvidia appears to be expanding its interest in blockchain . CoinDesk has learned the graphics card producer, which saw a headlines-grabbing business boost from crypto mining demand last year, is now working with a startup called Ubex to develop a smart ...
Chip Maker Nvidia Adds Blockchain-AI Startup to Incubator - Coindesk
Mon Jun 18 00:57, 2018 GMT
Forbes Getting to Trusted Data via AI, Machine Learning, and Blockchain Forbes Establishing trust in data is an essential requirement for businesses and entities for whom credible, reliable information is the lifeblood. As enterprises seek to manage data as an asset, it becomes increasingly vital that data sources are trusted and ...
Getting to Trusted Data via AI, Machine Learning, and Blockchain - Forbes
Sun Jun 17 22:30, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Blockchain technology could be the great equalizer for American cities TechCrunch These types of use cases — plus existing opportunities from blockchain —could potentially be transformative for municipal operations. Blockchain is far more than just cryptocurrency . In time, blockchain could turn American society on its head, and at ... and more »
Blockchain technology could be the great equalizer for American cities - TechCrunch
Sun Jun 17 20:53, 2018 GMT
WGN-TV William Shatner backs bitcoin mining farm in southern Illinois WGN-TV MURPHYSBORO, Ill. — Could southern Illinois be the final frontier for bitcoin miners? Actor William Shatner thinks so, and is recruiting new tenants at solar-powered mining facility in the area. The former Star Trek actor is the spokesman for the ... William Shatner Boldly Goes to Fight Bitcoin's Carbon Footprint CCN all 25 news articles »
William Shatner backs bitcoin mining farm in southern Illinois - WGN-TV
Sun Jun 17 17:02, 2018 GMT
CCN William Shatner captains bitcoin mining farm in Illinois Sacramento Bee Could southern Illinois be the final frontier for bitcoin miners? Actor William Shatner thinks so, and is recruiting new tenants at solar-powered mining facility in the area. The former Star Trek actor is the spokesman for the alternative energy ... William Shatner Boldly Goes to Fight Bitcoin's Carbon Footprint CCN all 23 news articles »
William Shatner captains bitcoin mining farm in Illinois - Sacramento Bee
Sun Jun 17 19:18, 2018 GMT
Hodler's Digest, June 11-17: A Regulatory Win for Ethereum and a Falling Market Cointelegraph ... in the illegal drug trade. Ripple CEO Claims Four Chinese Miners Basically Control Bitcoin . In an interview this week, Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse stated that an “underreported” story about cryptocurrency is that four miners in China control more ... and more »
Hodler's Digest, June 11-17: A Regulatory Win for Ethereum and a Falling Market - Cointelegraph
Sun Jun 17 19:01, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Business schools race to offer lessons in blockchain and bitcoin Financial Times As academics take stock, debate is growing over where the future of cryptocurrency education lies. Demand from professionals for teaching on cryptocurrencies and the blockchain technology that underpins them had increased steadily. More recently ...
Business schools race to offer lessons in blockchain and bitcoin - Financial Times
Sun Jun 17 17:39, 2018 GMT
Forbes Where Are The Bitcoin Customers' Lambos? Forbes I don't know when this started, but if you don't believe me, then just go on to twitter and search for lambos and bitcoin . If nothing else ... We may be coming full circle, where cryptocurrency is, to some extent, morphing into what it fought to ...
Where Are The Bitcoin Customers' Lambos? - Forbes
Sun Jun 17 14:07, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Blockchain Technology Will Be 'Obsolete,' Says Prominent Geopolitical Forecaster Bitcoinist George Friedman, a well-respected Hungarian-born U.S. geopolitical forecaster and strategist on international affairs, believes blockchain technology will eventually become “obsolete” — and he may be right. and more »
Blockchain Technology Will Be 'Obsolete,' Says Prominent Geopolitical Forecaster - Bitcoinist
Sun Jun 17 17:04, 2018 GMT
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - The Chief Executive of South African insurer Liberty Holdings said its customers did not appear to have suffered any financial losses after the company reported earlier on Sunday that it had become the victim of a cyber attack.
Liberty customers have not suffered financial losses due to cyber attack: CEO
Sun Jun 17 16:27, 2018 GMT
Black Enterprise Why Cryptocurrency Has A Place In Hip-Hop Black Enterprise Cryptocurrency and blockchain technology is the future of finance. Just last year, Bitcoin commanded headlines when its stock rose from less than $1,000 a share to more than $17,000 a share. Six years before that, one Bitcoin was worth less than a dollar. and more »
Why Cryptocurrency Has A Place In Hip-Hop - Black Enterprise
Sun Jun 17 16:09, 2018 GMT
Irish Tech News The Week in Crypto – London Tech Week and Blockchain Ireland launched Irish Tech News Back to Good Week Bad Week – of course the first piece of news is that an SEC senior manager said at a conference in San Francisco that neither Bitcoin nor Ethereum were securities. This is not law but it is a good sign of understanding coming forward. and more »
The Week in Crypto – London Tech Week and Blockchain Ireland launched - Irish Tech News
Sun Jun 17 16:15, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Could Break the Internet, Central Banks' Overseer Says Bloomberg In one of its most poignant findings, the BIS analyzed what it would take for the blockchain software underpinning Bitcoin to process the digital retail transactions currently handled by national payment systems. As the size of so many ledgers swell ... and more »
Bitcoin Could Break the Internet, Central Banks' Overseer Says - Bloomberg
Sun Jun 17 14:57, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph EOS Blockchain Back Up and Running Again After Yesterday's 'Pause' Cointelegraph The EOS network monitor is currently showing that EOS block producers (BPs) – the equivalent of miners on the Bitcoin blockchain – are “producing right now.” Yesterday, multiple sources reported an issue with the EOS Mainnet, or blockchain , that led to ... Breaking: EOS Blockchain Grinds to Halt as Software Bug Freezes Transactions CCN The EOS Blockchain Is Now Officially Live CoinDesk all 92 news articles »
EOS Blockchain Back Up and Running Again After Yesterday's 'Pause' - Cointelegraph
Sun Jun 17 10:10, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Exclusive: NEO GM Says Blockchain Could be Used to Replace Facebook newsBTC A senior NEO executive has questioned how Facebook handles data, offering blockchain as a solution to the problem of data consent. Speaking on his first time in ... have identities, hopefully.” NEO is the twelth highest cryptocurrency ranked by market cap. and more »
Exclusive: NEO GM Says Blockchain Could be Used to Replace Facebook - newsBTC
Sun Jun 17 14:05, 2018 GMT
OregonLive.com Bitcoin mining craze bypasses Oregon: Here's why OregonLive.com One penny. Or, if you prefer, 0.000001 bitcoin . That tiny amount is the reason a cryptocurrency "mining" craze that upended small communities in Washington state has passed over Oregon. Oregon's electric rates are cheap by national standards but not ...
Bitcoin mining craze bypasses Oregon: Here's why - OregonLive.com
Sun Jun 17 14:11, 2018 GMT
New York Times Goodbye, Denver Post. Hello, Blockchain . New York Times They will be partnering with the Civil Media Company, an ambitious New York start-up that aims to use blockchain technology and crypto economics to start 1,000 publications nationwide by the end of the year. “It is absolutely ... People who purchase ...
Goodbye, Denver Post. Hello, Blockchain. - New York Times
Sun Jun 17 13:45, 2018 GMT
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African insurer Liberty Holdings said on Sunday it had become the victim of a cyber attack, with an external party claiming to have seized data from the firm and demanding payment.
South Africa's Liberty Holdings suffers cyber attack
Sun Jun 17 11:06, 2018 GMT
Finance Magnates Ethereum Upgrades its Upgrade – What is Casper Version 2? Finance Magnates A verified block is added to the chain and the winning user is given some cryptocurrency , in a process known as mining. The advantage of this system is that it creates a blockchain in the original sense of the word; open, decentralised, infallible ... Ethereum to Combine Casper and Sharding Upgrades Cointelegraph all 13 news articles »
Ethereum Upgrades its Upgrade – What is Casper Version 2? - Finance Magnates
Sun Jun 17 11:05, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price To Reach $60000 in 2018 — Cryptocurrency Expert Remains Resolute On January Prediction Bitcoinist Cryptocurrency and initial coin offering (ICO) expert Phillip Nunn made a prediction in January that Bitcoin would reach lows of $6,000 and highs of $60,000. Nunn recently reiterated his confidence in the prediction after the price of Bitcoin plummeted ... and more »
Bitcoin Price To Reach $60000 in 2018 — Cryptocurrency Expert Remains Resolute On January Prediction - Bitcoinist
Sat Jun 16 22:12, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) Bitgrail Bitcoin Assets Taken by Italian Government, Victims Still Fuming Bitcoin News (press release) Embattled cryptocurrency exchange, Bitgrail, announced ongoing bankruptcy proceedings in Italy have turned full force, as the court seized the exchange's bitcoin wallets. The ecosystem seems decidedly torn between addressing the fundamental cause, ... and more »
Bitgrail Bitcoin Assets Taken by Italian Government, Victims Still Fuming - Bitcoin News (press release)
Sun Jun 17 06:31, 2018 GMT
newsBTC President of Xapo: Bitcoin Will Become The Global Reserve Asset newsBTC However, Rogers took it one step further, by saying that Bitcoin will replace traditional gold, an advantageous, but hopeful statement to say the least. Such sentiment coming from such a large player in the cryptocurrency industry has inspired many ... and more »
President of Xapo: Bitcoin Will Become The Global Reserve Asset - newsBTC
Sun Jun 17 04:48, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis: Can BTC/USD Gain Traction? newsBTC This past week, bitcoin price started an upside correction after dropping to the $6,130 level against the US Dollar. The BTC/USD pair moved above the $6,200 and $6,400 resistance levels. There was also a break above the 23.6% Fib retracement level of ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis: Can BTC/USD Gain Traction? - newsBTC
Sun Jun 17 00:36, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Blockchain Will Become “Obsolete” Says George Friedman newsBTC George Friedman's negative attitude shown towards blockchain technology has proven to be rather unpopular. Most critics of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have yet to turn their skepticism to blockchain technology, as these critics believe that ...
Blockchain Will Become “Obsolete” Says George Friedman - newsBTC
Sat Jun 16 21:47, 2018 GMT
Gizmodo CryptoKitties, Which Is Like Beanie Babies on the Blockchain , Seems to Be Crashing Gizmodo Axiom Zen's CryptoKitties, which is essentially a digital version of Beanie Babies based on the Ethereum blockchain , sucked in a massive amount of funding just a few months ago. But it looks an awful lot like people bought into CryptoKitties looking ... and more »
CryptoKitties, Which Is Like Beanie Babies on the Blockchain, Seems to Be Crashing - Gizmodo
Sat Jun 16 20:13, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin : It Is All About Buy Low And Sell High Forbes The total cryptocurrency market capitalization is sitting under $300 billion as the digital assets continue to get crushed leading Bitcoin and Altcoins lower. Bearish red volume is creeping up signalling a significant increase in selling confirming the ... and more »
Bitcoin: It Is All About Buy Low And Sell High - Forbes
Sat Jun 16 12:34, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) Bitcoin in Brief Saturday: Coins for Drivers, Prisoners, and Conservationists Bitcoin News (press release) According to its founders, Alexander Wilcocks and Jacques du Randt, the new crypto, which has been built on ethereum , “attempts to give value to the legal rhino horn by converting it to cryptocurrency in a 1 coin per 1 gram ratio.” Bitcoin in Brief ... and more »
Bitcoin in Brief Saturday: Coins for Drivers, Prisoners, and Conservationists - Bitcoin News (press release)
Sat Jun 16 11:02, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur An Illustrated Glossary of Cryptocurrency Slang (Infographic) Entrepreneur Related: 14 Things You Need to Know About Bitcoin . To equip yourself with up-to-date cryptocurrency slang, here's a quick glossary of important terms you should know. For starters, get used to hearing the word “whale” thrown around. Whales are ...
An Illustrated Glossary of Cryptocurrency Slang (Infographic) - Entrepreneur
Sat Jun 16 03:39, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Italian Authorities Seize Bitcoin From BitGrail Wallets Following Court Order Cointelegraph Italian cryptocurrency exchange BitGrail has announced that bitcoins (BTC) stored in the firm's wallets have been seized by Italian authorities, according to official announcement published June 15. The statement says that authorities removed the funds ... Italian Court Seizes Crypto Exchange BitGrail's Bitcoin Wallets CCN all 6 news articles »
Italian Authorities Seize Bitcoin From BitGrail Wallets Following Court Order - Cointelegraph
Sat Jun 16 02:21, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Geopolitical Analyst Believes Blockchain Will Become 'Obsolete' Cointelegraph In March, Cointelegraph reported that the US National Security Agency (NSA) is ostensibly able to locate users of Bitcoin (BTC) around the world, as classified documents provided by Edward Snowden revealed. The NSA supposedly managed this by creating ...
Geopolitical Analyst Believes Blockchain Will Become 'Obsolete' - Cointelegraph
Sat Jun 16 03:08, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ethereum to Combine Casper and Sharding Upgrades Cointelegraph Sharding, announced by Ethereum's co-founder Vitalik Buterin in April 2018, is a method of increasing the number of transactions that a blockchain can process. The idea of sharding is that the nodes store just a part of the distributed registry, but ...
Ethereum to Combine Casper and Sharding Upgrades - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 15 15:26, 2018 GMT
DesMoinesRegister.com Net neutrality is no more. In Iowa, is that a 'non-event' or the next great divide? DesMoinesRegister.com Advocates for net neutrality weren't able to persuade the Federal Communications Commission from ending the Obama-era rules designed to prevent internet service providers from blocking or slowing legal traffic, or for charging for faster delivery of ... and more »
Net neutrality is no more. In Iowa, is that a 'non-event' or the next great divide? - DesMoinesRegister.com
Fri Jun 15 23:39, 2018 GMT
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Bitcoin, PayPal pressuring bank stocks - CNBC
Fri Jun 15 21:39, 2018 GMT
Fortune Dreaming of a Crypto Christmas With Ethereum Cofounder Anthony Di Iorio Fortune Just saying the words felt like a throwback to another time, another day when cryptocurrency prices weren't plunging, when people weren't talking about Bitcoin exchange hacks, mining scams and app store bans. The following day, the ... If Di Iorio had ...
Dreaming of a Crypto Christmas With Ethereum Cofounder Anthony Di Iorio - Fortune
Fri Jun 15 23:13, 2018 GMT
CNBC Crypto trader explains 3 reasons ethereum is a better bet than bitcoin CNBC Bitcoin is on the decline, but ethereum might be a better bet in cryptocurrency , Brian Kelly told CNBC. Bitcoin , the most popular digital ... In fact, he said the next big thing in crypto might be ethereum , a decentralized blockchain platform ... and more »
Crypto trader explains 3 reasons ethereum is a better bet than bitcoin - CNBC
Fri Jun 15 21:30, 2018 GMT
The Bitcoin Valuation Delusion Seeking Alpha While China has placed a temporary ban on Bitcoin exchanges and ICOs, China's state TV recently said that blockchain could be ten times more valuable that the internet. While it may seem that China is falling in line with Mr. Dimon's prediction, it's ...
The Bitcoin Valuation Delusion - Seeking Alpha
Fri Jun 15 18:01, 2018 GMT
Vanity Fair Of Course Steve Bannon Is a Bitcoin Fanboy Vanity Fair More recently, however, the goldbugs have discovered a new financial fetish: cryptocurrency . For a while, the price of digital currencies skyrocketed, with bitcoin hitting highs near $20,000. ( Bitcoin has since collapsed to around $6,550.) Naturally ... Steve Bannon backs bitcoin and eyes his own 'deplorables' cryptocurrency South China Morning Post Stephen Bannon owns a 'good stake' in bitcoin , which he thinks can help him regain power and influence The Verge Steve Bannon is betting on bitcoin and may release his own 'deplorables' cryptocurrency The Independent Business Insider  - CCN  - The Guardian  - Washington Post all 76 news articles »
Of Course Steve Bannon Is a Bitcoin Fanboy - Vanity Fair
Fri Jun 15 21:04, 2018 GMT
CNBC Geopolitical analyst George Friedman says blockchain will become 'obsolete' CNBC Bitcoin , the cryptocurrency that soared well over 1,000 percent last year, is the first application of blockchain . The technology eliminates the need for a third-party intermediary such as a bank by quickly and securely recording transactions between ...
Geopolitical analyst George Friedman says blockchain will become 'obsolete' - CNBC
Fri Jun 15 15:58, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Has Followed A Downward Trend This Week Forbes The digital currency fell to as little as $6,133.31 on Wednesday at 16:30 UTC (12:30 EST), according to the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index, close to 20% below its price of $7,616.10 at the start of Saturday. The cryptocurrency bounced back, rising to as ... and more »
Bitcoin Has Followed A Downward Trend This Week - Forbes
Fri Jun 15 20:11, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Ledger: Ethereum Cofounder on SEC Blessing, Tether's Bitcoin Domination, Ripple vs. Stellar Lumens Fortune If Di Iorio had any indication about the SEC's plans, he didn't let on—other than to take notice of a clue the night before: Coinbase had announced it would add Ethereum Classic, forked out of the Ethereum blockchain , to its cryptocurrency exchange ... and more »
The Ledger: Ethereum Cofounder on SEC Blessing, Tether's Bitcoin Domination, Ripple vs. Stellar Lumens - Fortune
Fri Jun 15 17:11, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin steadies around crucial $6500 level MarketWatch “Based on my understanding of the present state of ether, the ethereum network and its decentralized structure, current offers and sales of ether aren't securities transactions,” said William Hinman, director of corporate finance at the Securities and ... Cryptocurrency ether soars 9% after SEC official says it's not a security CNBC Ethereum and Bitcoin Prices Jump After SEC Official Says Ether Is Not a Security Fortune CBOE President: SEC Decision That Ethereum Is Not a Security Paves Way for ETH Futures Cointelegraph The Independent  - TNW  - Quartz  - Yahoo Finance all 251 news articles »
Bitcoin steadies around crucial $6500 level - MarketWatch
Fri Jun 15 21:29, 2018 GMT
Soulseek, one of the oldest file-sharing applications around, has been banned from accepting donations through PayPal due to piracy concerns. According to digital rights group EFF, which tried to intervene on behalf of Soulseek, this is a form of "financial censorship" that's become increasingly widespread. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
PayPal Bans Soulseek Over Piracy Concerns, Again
Fri Jun 15 18:18, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Proposed Ethereum Roadmap Would Activate Its Biggest Upgrades Together Coindesk Addressing rumors that such plans are now under review, ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin told a meeting of the platform's open-source developers Friday that the idea is that the team might seek to alter the sequence in which Casper and sharding ...
Proposed Ethereum Roadmap Would Activate Its Biggest Upgrades Together - Coindesk
Fri Jun 15 16:05, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Sweden's Land Registry Demos Live Transaction on a Blockchain Coindesk Sweden's land registry authority and a group of participating banks, businesses and startups have completed the third phase of an ongoing blockchain pilot. It was announced Friday that the Lantmäteriet has passed the testing checkpoint with the aid of ... and more »
Sweden's Land Registry Demos Live Transaction on a Blockchain - Coindesk
Fri Jun 15 15:24, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph World's First ' Cryptocurrency E-Bike' Earns Riders $26 per 1600 Kilometers Cointelegraph Blockchain -based loyalty schemes continue to make inroads in various countries this year, developers aware of the disjointed state of many loyalty options currently available across various industries. Meanwhile, initial participants in the e-bike ... and more »
World's First 'Cryptocurrency E-Bike' Earns Riders $26 per 1600 Kilometers - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 15 17:50, 2018 GMT
Gizmodo William Shatner Boldly Goes Into Promoting Cryptocurrency Mining Gizmodo The blockchain is a decentralized platform for permanently recording and verifying transactions. As long as users run nodes in a blockchain system, the records will be there and in cases like bitcoin , it's totally open for the public to see. Bitcoin ... and more »
William Shatner Boldly Goes Into Promoting Cryptocurrency Mining - Gizmodo
Fri Jun 15 17:19, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Kurt Russell Is Going to Be in a Cryptocurrency Movie CoinDesk Yet Crypto is far from the first movie to hone in on a cryptocurrency theme. One of the more notable – and, at the same time, unusual – forays in this area was Bitcoin Heist, a Vietnamese movie that involved an international, high-stakes manhunt. Kurt ... and more »
Kurt Russell Is Going to Be in a Cryptocurrency Movie - CoinDesk
Fri Jun 15 12:17, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Montana County Delays Decision on Bitcoin Mining Suspension CoinDesk A county in the U.S. state of Montana that is weighing whether it should halt new and expanded bitcoin mining initiatives now won't make a final decision until at least August. The Missoula County Commission held a public hearing on Thursday aimed to ... and more »
Montana County Delays Decision on Bitcoin Mining Suspension - CoinDesk
Fri Jun 15 16:59, 2018 GMT
The security firm halted the work after questions were asked in the European Parliament about its software.
Kaspersky Lab halts European cybercrime work
Fri Jun 15 15:40, 2018 GMT
CNBC Chart watcher debunks a major bitcoin theory amid its 50% plunge this year CNBC "Looking at last year and bitcoin was up over 1,000 percent, it was a great year for the equity market, and they said, "Well, they both went up together and perhaps they should go down together," Charlie Bilello, director of research at Pension ... and more »
Chart watcher debunks a major bitcoin theory amid its 50% plunge this year - CNBC
Fri Jun 15 15:15, 2018 GMT
The Metropolitan Police sought an unprecedented Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO) against the teenage and young adult defendants, prohibiting them from making music in the genre The post Gang members banned from making “drill” music appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Gang members banned from making “drill” music
Fri Jun 15 14:30, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Cryptocurrency Manipulation Study Is Underwhelming Bloomberg The authors suggest the cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex buys bitcoin with another cryptocurrency -- tether -- to push up Bitcoin prices. How much? Four basis points per 100 bitcoin . With Bitcoin at $10,000, for example, that means Bitfinex spends $1 ... 'Toxic' Suspected Manipulation Sees Bitcoin Futures Sink 55% in 2018 Cointelegraph all 70 news articles »
Cryptocurrency Manipulation Study Is Underwhelming - Bloomberg
Fri Jun 15 13:00, 2018 GMT
New York Times Farhad's Week in Tech: Bitcoin and the Scams Under Everything New York Times Bitcoin , you'll recall, is the decentralized cryptocurrency whose proponents argue that it represents the future of currency. Its key innovation, they say, is radical transparency that ensures trust among strangers. In other words, the point of Bitcoin ...
Farhad's Week in Tech: Bitcoin and the Scams Under Everything - New York Times
Fri Jun 15 10:01, 2018 GMT
Digital Trends Why Mastercard is ripping a page from Bitcoin's book Digital Trends Stewart is the co-owner of the recruitment platform Job.com, which implements a smart contract on the blockchain to facilitate private information, not unlike how Mastercard proposes to do it. Mastercard's patent would put credit cards on a publicly ... and more »
Why Mastercard is ripping a page from Bitcoin's book - Digital Trends
Fri Jun 15 13:15, 2018 GMT
Forbes What If Bitcoin , Crypto Prices Are Being Manipulated? Forbes "These patterns cannot be explained by investor demand proxies," the researchers write, "but are most consistent with the supply-based hypothesis where Tether is used to provide price support and manipulate cryptocurrency prices." In other words ... 'Toxic' Suspected Manipulation Sees Bitcoin Futures Sink 55% in 2018 Cointelegraph Was bitcoin's rise built on a lie? PitchBook News & Analysis 'The mother of all crypto scams': Bitcoin's price manipulated during meteoric rise New Zealand Herald all 64 news articles »
What If Bitcoin, Crypto Prices Are Being Manipulated? - Forbes
Fri Jun 15 13:31, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Bitcoin Pushes Ancient Gold Market to Try Digital Wall Street Journal Some makers and sellers of gold coins and bars are turning to blockchain , the digital ledger that underpins bitcoin , hoping to add some cryptocurrency luster to bullion trading. In doing so, the industry is banking on a trend that has seen a lot of ...
Bitcoin Pushes Ancient Gold Market to Try Digital - Wall Street Journal
Fri Jun 15 13:17, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Stumbles to End Miserable Week for Cryptocurrencies Bloomberg Bitcoin edged lower on Friday and headed toward its worst week since March, as investors shrugged off a regulatory victory for virtual currencies and focused on a string of negative news, including cyber heists. The largest cryptocurrency fell 2.1 ... and more »
Bitcoin Stumbles to End Miserable Week for Cryptocurrencies - Bloomberg
Fri Jun 15 10:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Are The Best Price Gains For Bitcoin , Ethereum And XRP Ahead Or Behind Us? Forbes Bitcoin , Ethereum , XRP, and other major cryptocurrencies have been in a bloodbath lately. In the last seven days, Bitcoin has lost 15.94% of its value, Ethereum 20.14%, and XRP 18.81%. Of the top 100 cryptocurrencies, only one registered minor gains ... Crypto Markets Rebound After News the US SEC Will not Consider ... Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Could Recover Further newsBTC Price Watch: Bitcoin , Ethereum , EOS, IOTA Moving Upward CryptoSlate Bitcoin News (press release) all 77 news articles »
Are The Best Price Gains For Bitcoin, Ethereum And XRP Ahead Or Behind Us? - Forbes
Fri Jun 15 12:02, 2018 GMT
Irish Tech News Discover FlipNpik's Blockchain B2B Social Media at BitConMe, Dubai, 25th June Irish Tech News FlipNPik will be among some of the most prominent names in ICOs, blockchain specialisation, and emerging FinTech who will be attending BitConMe in Dubai from 25th June. Here's what FlipNpik CEO Henri Harland has to say about the event and their ...
Discover FlipNpik's Blockchain B2B Social Media at BitConMe, Dubai, 25th June - Irish Tech News
Fri Jun 15 12:10, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph 'Toxic' Suspected Manipulation Sees Bitcoin Futures Sink 55% in 2018 Cointelegraph Yet further concerns surrounding the impact of Tether (USDT) and Bitcoin (BTC) futures on the leading cryptocurrency's fortunes were raised on CNBC, Wednesday June 13th. As CNBC notes, Bitcoin futures have sunk 55 percent this year, reaching their ... Was bitcoin's rise built on a lie? PitchBook News & Analysis 'The mother of all crypto scams': Bitcoin's price manipulated during meteoric rise New Zealand Herald all 61 news articles »
'Toxic' Suspected Manipulation Sees Bitcoin Futures Sink 55% in 2018 - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 15 11:10, 2018 GMT
The Register Shatner's solar-powered Bitcoin gambit wouldn't power a deflector shield The Register William Shatner wants cryptocurrency miners to use a solar energy company he represents. ... The 3MW solar input complements the "low-cost grid supplied power" it will be offering to blockchain crypto punters, but it hasn't specified the amount ... Final Frontier? William Shatner Boldly Goes into Bitcoin Mining CoinDesk William Shatner Joins Bitcoin Mining Project, Admits He Doesn't Quite Get It Bitcoin News (press release) all 37 news articles »
Shatner's solar-powered Bitcoin gambit wouldn't power a deflector shield - The Register
Fri Jun 15 10:10, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Recovery Shows Promise If Key Support Holds CoinDesk The cryptocurrency clocked a high of $6,736 on Bitfinex yesterday amid signs of a bear breather. However, bargain hunters were short in supply and prices fell back below $6,600 at 01:00 UTC today. Bitcoin has spent a better part of the last seven hours ...
Bitcoin Recovery Shows Promise If Key Support Holds - CoinDesk
Fri Jun 15 10:46, 2018 GMT
TAIPEI (Reuters) - Cyber attacks from China on Taiwan's government computers are becoming more difficult to detect, a source close to government discussions said, as hackers increasingly use online platforms such as search engines to break into systems.
Chinese cyber attacks on Taiwan government becoming harder to detect: source
Fri Jun 15 08:01, 2018 GMT
PYMNTS.com How ALTR Uses Blockchain Tech To Boost Enterprise Security PYMNTS.com Against this backdrop, blockchain moves against type, as it were – beyond the confines of the cryptocurrency arena where it is commonly placed. Technical and non-technical professionals within an organization that adopts ALTR's offerings, ... Though ...
How ALTR Uses Blockchain Tech To Boost Enterprise Security - PYMNTS.com
Fri Jun 15 10:05, 2018 GMT
Representatives of international non-governmental organizations issue an appeal to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) to request the appointment of a Rapporteur to examine the situation of political prisoners in Azerbaijan. The post Civil society call on PACE to appoint a Rapporteur to examine the issue of political prisoners in Azerbaijan appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Civil society call on PACE to appoint a Rapporteur to examine the issue of political prisoners in Azerbaijan
Fri Jun 15 05:03, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ripple to Invest $2 Million in Texas University's Blockchain Research CoinDesk According to the Blockchain Initiative website, its purpose is to "support faculty and graduate students research on blockchain ," as well as "teach students the main concepts related to blockchain , cryptocurrency , and digital payments." The initiative ... Western Union CEO Not Impressed by Ripple Trial, Doesn't See Bitcoin Replacing Fiat CCN all 45 news articles »
Ripple to Invest $2 Million in Texas University's Blockchain Research - CoinDesk
Thu Jun 14 22:12, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets Rebound After News the US SEC Will not Consider Ethereum a Security Cointelegraph Unlike Ethereum (ETH), Ripple (XRP), and virtually all ICO tokens, the suggestion that Bitcoin should be regulated as a security has never gained much traction, given that the cryptocurrency has been mined since its inception. Crypto regulatory clarity ... Bitcoin in Brief: Halting 51% Attacks and Where Now for Ripple? Bitcoin News (press release) Price Watch: Bitcoin , Ethereum , EOS, IOTA Moving Upward CryptoSlate all 68 news articles »
Crypto Markets Rebound After News the US SEC Will not Consider Ethereum a Security - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 15 04:01, 2018 GMT
newsBTC A Real-Time Fight Over Shitty Art Is Becoming a Big Deal for Bitcoin CoinDesk And as users compete for art real estate with their wallets, according to advocates, the quickly shifting cultural depiction of cryptocurrency enthusiasts demonstrates not only how Lightning can free the bitcoin blockchain from its scalability ... Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Technical Analysis (June 15, 2018) newsBTC all 23 news articles »
A Real-Time Fight Over Shitty Art Is Becoming a Big Deal for Bitcoin - CoinDesk
Fri Jun 15 06:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin's Greater Fools Go Into Hiding Bloomberg With the price at about $6,500, the cryptocurrency crowd talks of a "screaming buy." Hedge fund Pantera and venture firm Blockchain Capital are predicting a rebound to $10,000 or $20,000 within the year. That's a doubling or tripling in months. It's ... and more »
Bitcoin's Greater Fools Go Into Hiding - Bloomberg
Thu Jun 14 20:38, 2018 GMT
Fortune Ethereum and Bitcoin Prices Jump After SEC Official Says Ether Is Not a Security Fortune A grey cloud hanging over the heads of cryptocurrency investors lifted Thursday after the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) ruled that Ethereum is not a security. The price of Ethereum shot up 10% to $514 in response to the decision, revealed on ... Rest Easy, Cryptocurrency Fans: Ether and Bitcoin Aren't Securities WIRED The SEC says Ethereum tokens are not securities The Verge Bitcoin and ether shouldn't be regulated like stocks and bonds, a top SEC official says Washington Post Cointelegraph  - CNBC  - Financial Times all 165 news articles »
Ethereum and Bitcoin Prices Jump After SEC Official Says Ether Is Not a Security - Fortune
Thu Jun 14 17:38, 2018 GMT
Greensboro News & Record (blog) Cyber - security seminar for businesses offered Greensboro News & Record (blog) Cyber - security expert Ron Pierce will led the seminar on 'ransomware' cyber attacks and what businesses can to do prevent information from being stolen and secure their networks. Pierce, who is with High Point internet technology service Trinity ...
Cyber-security seminar for businesses offered - Greensboro News & Record (blog)
Thu Jun 14 21:48, 2018 GMT
CNBC Debunking a major bitcoin theory CNBC Debunking a major bitcoin theory. 6 Hours Ago. Charlie Bilello, director of research at Pension Partners, discusses bitcoin and debunks the prospect of a correlation between bitcoin and stocks with Tyler Mathisen. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
Debunking a major bitcoin theory - CNBC
Thu Jun 14 21:15, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin To $3000? 2 Scenarios Seeking Alpha In February, I wrote an article to warn people against mindlessly buying the dip on Bitcoin (BTC-USD) and other cryptocurrency . The past has shown that bear markets in cryptocurrency - just like bear markets in other assets - can last multiple years. and more »
Bitcoin To $3000? 2 Scenarios - Seeking Alpha
Thu Jun 14 22:32, 2018 GMT
Is Ether the new bitcoin?
Ether doesn’t fall under SEC rules - CNET
Thu Jun 14 16:48, 2018 GMT
Government Technology New European Rules May Give US Internet Users True Privacy Choices for the First Time Government Technology Europe's new data privacy rules, the General Data Protection Regulation, have taken effect, but what they actually mean remains to be discovered. And whether the GDPR, as it's known, really helps protect your private data may depend on complaints that ... and more »
New European Rules May Give US Internet Users True Privacy Choices for the First Time - Government Technology
Thu Jun 14 15:40, 2018 GMT
Quartz The hunt for bitcoin market manipulation is gaining momentum Quartz For all the talk about bitcoin's extreme volatility, a risk for investors that doesn't get as much attention is market manipulation. To the extent that upstart crypto-trading exchanges have technology in place to root out wrongdoing, it's often ...
The hunt for bitcoin market manipulation is gaining momentum - Quartz
Thu Jun 14 18:20, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin and ether surge on new SEC ruling CNBC Bitcoin and ether surge on new SEC ruling. 2 Hours Ago. CNBC's Seema Mody reports on investors welcoming news that the SEC won't regulate bitcoin and ethereum as securities. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
Bitcoin and ether surge on new SEC ruling - CNBC
Thu Jun 14 18:13, 2018 GMT
CNBC Cryptocurrency ether soars 9% after SEC official says it's not a security CNBC The world's second largest cryptocurrency spiked Thursday after a key Securities and Exchange Commission official made it clear that in the eyes of the agency, it's not a security. The digital currency ether rose 8.8 percent to a high of $520.68 ... Ethereum spikes after the SEC declares it's not a security Business Insider Senior US Regulator Says Ethereum 'in Its Present State' Is Not a Security Cointelegraph Dr. Doom calls out crypto bulls; major coins rally on SEC news MarketWatch Yahoo Finance all 52 news articles »
Cryptocurrency ether soars 9% after SEC official says it's not a security - CNBC
Thu Jun 14 11:54, 2018 GMT
Fortune Bitcoin's Latest Price Crash May Be Over. But There's Still Reason to Worry Fortune Bitcoin's latest crash may be over after the value of the cryptocurrency stabilized Thursday. The plunge began Sunday, with several factors possibly feeding into it, including a cyber-heist that hit South Korea's Coinrail cryptocurrency exchange—even ... and more »
Bitcoin's Latest Price Crash May Be Over. But There's Still Reason to Worry - Fortune
Thu Jun 14 18:04, 2018 GMT
CNBC The mysterious reason behind the recent bitcoin sell-off may have just been uncovered CNBC " Bitcoin sees dramatic price changes around CBOE futures expirations. This was something flagged by Justin Saslaw at Raptor Group. We compiled some of the data and this indeed seems to be true," Lee wrote Thursday. "Overall, bitcoin has fallen 18 ... and more »
The mysterious reason behind the recent bitcoin sell-off may have just been uncovered - CNBC
Thu Jun 14 14:42, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Futures Fueling 'Gut-Wrenching' Declines, Tom Lee Says Bloomberg Some of the recent "gut wrenching" weakness in Bitcoin , which dropped as much as 20 percent earlier this week, may be due to the expiration of futures linked to the cryptocurrency , according to Thomas Lee, head of research at Fundstrat Global Advisors.
Bitcoin Futures Fueling 'Gut-Wrenching' Declines, Tom Lee Says - Bloomberg
Thu Jun 14 17:52, 2018 GMT
The Guardian Steve Bannon backs bitcoin and eyes his own 'deplorables' cryptocurrency The Guardian In 2014 Andrew Auernheimer, a neo-Nazi who goes by the name “weev”, wrote on his blog: “I heartily encourage you to consider cryptocurrency , including bitcoin .” And in March 2017 Richard Spencer declared on Twitter that “ Bitcoin is the currency of the ... Steve Bannon's post-Breitbart project is bitcoin because of course it is Vox Stephen Bannon owns a 'good stake' in bitcoin , which he thinks can help him regain power and influence The Verge Stephen Bannon has a new fringe scheme: A cryptocurrency called the 'deplorables coin' The Week Magazine all 26 news articles »
Steve Bannon backs bitcoin and eyes his own 'deplorables' cryptocurrency - The Guardian
Thu Jun 14 16:28, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin and ether are not securities, but some initial coin offerings may be, SEC official says CNBC The SEC's point man on cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs) says that bitcoin and ether are not securities but that many, but not all, ICOs are securities and will come under the regulatory control of the SEC and relevant securities laws ... SEC announces cryptocurrency ether is not a security Yahoo Finance all 19 news articles »
Bitcoin and ether are not securities, but some initial coin offerings may be, SEC official says - CNBC
Thu Jun 14 14:29, 2018 GMT
Fortune Stellar Lumens Cryptocurrency Approved for Trading in New York for the First Time Fortune New York financial regulators have approved Stellar Lumens, a cryptocurrency created by the founder of rival blockchain company Ripple, to trade on the itBit exchange—the first time the state's authorities have given Lumens the green light. ItBit, a ... Licensed Trust Company Paxos Authorized To Add Ethereum , Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash And Lumens Forbes Cryptocurrency Trading Platform ItBit Gets Regulatory Approval to List Ethereum , Litecoin, Stellar Lumens and BCH CoinJournal (blog) all 29 news articles »
Stellar Lumens Cryptocurrency Approved for Trading in New York for the First Time - Fortune
Thu Jun 14 15:30, 2018 GMT
Vox Steve Bannon's post-Breitbart project is bitcoin because of course it is Vox He's even toyed with the idea of creating a new virtual currency, a “deplorables coin,” and in March told an audience in Zurich that cryptocurrency might be the way to “true freedom.” In some ways ... He told the audience that cryptocurrencies and the ... Bannon buys into bitcoin The Globe and Mail Stephen Bannon has a new fringe scheme: A cryptocurrency called the 'deplorables coin' The Week Magazine all 20 news articles »
Steve Bannon's post-Breitbart project is bitcoin because of course it is - Vox
Thu Jun 14 12:36, 2018 GMT
Forbes William Shatner's Betting On The Bitcoin Price With Solar-Powered Mining Forbes Once the facility — a 165,000 square foot warehouse facility in Murphysboro — is operational Solar Alliance plans to rent the space to cryptocurrency mining tenants. Bitcoin and cryptocurrency miners, just as gold miners produce the world's supply of ... Final Frontier? William Shatner Boldly Goes into Bitcoin Mining CoinDesk all 10 news articles »
William Shatner's Betting On The Bitcoin Price With Solar-Powered Mining - Forbes
Thu Jun 14 14:28, 2018 GMT
Washington Post Bitcoin's astronomical rise last year was buoyed by market manipulation, researchers say Washington Post They found that purchases were timed following downturns in the cryptocurrency market, leading to “sizable increases in bitcoin prices” according to the paper, which was reported on first by the New York Times. ... The research appears to validate ... Bitcoin prices have been manipulated, study says CNNMoney Is the Bitcoin Bubble Finally Over? Investopedia (blog) New Research Shows Bitcoin's Meteoric Rise Was a Scam Entrepreneur Bloomberg  - CNBC  - Money Magazine  - New York Times all 123 news articles »
Bitcoin's astronomical rise last year was buoyed by market manipulation, researchers say - Washington Post
Thu Jun 14 14:42, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin holds $6000, Dr. Doom calls out crypto bulls MarketWatch As cryptotraders watched their portfolios deteriorate Wednesday, Turkish-born American economist, Nouriel Roubini took to social media to reiterate his stance on cryptocurrencies and blockchain , the decentralized technology that underpins digital ...
Bitcoin holds $6000, Dr. Doom calls out crypto bulls - MarketWatch
Thu Jun 14 13:38, 2018 GMT
Forbes Licensed Trust Company Paxos Authorized To Add Ethereum , Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash And Lumens Forbes ... York Department of Financial Services to trade in ethereum , litecoin, and bitcoin cash. Also today, the company became the first to be approved to trade lumens, the native cryptocurrency of the Stellar blockchain , increasingly popular among ... and more »
Licensed Trust Company Paxos Authorized To Add Ethereum, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash And Lumens - Forbes
Thu Jun 14 14:59, 2018 GMT
The summer 2018 issue of Index on Censorship magazine takes a special look at the free speech issues that happen in the world's favourite holiday destinations. The post Trouble in paradise appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Trouble in paradise
Thu Jun 14 13:42, 2018 GMT
The spring 2018 issue of Index on Censorship magazine takes a special look at how governments and other powers across the globe are manipulating history for their own ends The post Contents: Trouble in paradise appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Contents: Trouble in paradise
Thu Jun 14 13:01, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin is crashing. Here's what it could mean for stocks CNBC The correlation between bitcoin and stocks has begun to splinter since May. Before then, price movements were tight. When the cryptocurrency reached records in December, the S&P 500 reached its own a month later. As stocks sold off in February and ...
Bitcoin is crashing. Here's what it could mean for stocks - CNBC
Thu Jun 14 12:17, 2018 GMT
The summer 2018 issue of Index on Censorship magazine takes you on holiday, just a different kind of holiday. From Malta to the Maldives, we explore how freedom of expression is under attack in dream destinations around the world. The post Podcast: Trouble in Paradise appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Podcast: Trouble in Paradise
Thu Jun 14 11:11, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Prices Stabilize Above $6K – But Will They Stay? CoinDesk The leading cryptocurrency fell to $6,108 at around 16:30 UTC yesterday on Bitfinex – its lowest level since February 6 – bolstering the already oversold conditions shown by the daily relative strength index (RSI) yesterday. Hence, the subsequent ...
Bitcoin Prices Stabilize Above $6K – But Will They Stay? - CoinDesk
Thu Jun 14 01:13, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Technology Opens Up Kenya's $20 Billion Informal Economy Bloomberg The application offered by Twiga, which derives its income from buying wholesale fresh produce and selling it to retailers like Wacheke, uses the same technology that powers cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin to monitor how she orders stock and her ...
Bitcoin Technology Opens Up Kenya's $20 Billion Informal Economy - Bloomberg
Thu Jun 14 09:54, 2018 GMT
What is hate speech? What is behind the rise of hate-speech legislation and codes? Are some words and ideas just too hateful for public life? Is policing hate speech the best way to protect equality and freedom -- or is free speech, more speech, the answer? The post HATE: Why We Should Resist it With Free Speech, Not Censorship appeared first on Index on Censorship .
HATE: Why We Should Resist it With Free Speech, Not Censorship
Thu Jun 14 09:01, 2018 GMT
New York Times Stephen Bannon Buys Into Bitcoin New York Times Describing cryptocurrencies as “disruptive populism,” Stephen K. Bannon, President Trump's former chief strategist, said in an interview that he had a “good stake” in Bitcoin and was interested in creating other virtual coins. ... But he has had ...
Stephen Bannon Buys Into Bitcoin - New York Times
Thu Jun 14 06:13, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Bandits Are Back - Meltdown Could Continue And Accelerate Going Forward Seeking Alpha The " Bitcoin Bandits" are back, this time striking a major cryptocurrency exchange in South Korea, and making off with over $37 million in someone else's Bitcoins in the process. This is a big problem for two primary reasons. One, there is the obvious ...
Bitcoin Bandits Are Back - Meltdown Could Continue And Accelerate Going Forward - Seeking Alpha
Thu Jun 14 04:18, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk There's A New Bitcoin Core in Town – And It's Out to Troll Bitcoin Cash CoinDesk It's all a bit confusing, but after bitcoin cash's November 2017 hard fork, which was executed to fix the cryptocurrency's mining algorithm, a small group resisted, splitting the blockchain and creating a new project called " bitcoin clashic." But ...
There's A New Bitcoin Core in Town – And It's Out to Troll Bitcoin Cash - CoinDesk
Wed Jun 13 23:37, 2018 GMT
William Shatner's new enterprise: A solar-powered bitcoin mining farm in southern Illinois - Chicago Tribune. Shatner is the spokesman for Solar Alliance, a Vancouver-based developer of alternative energy projects that announced plans to build a solar-powered Bitcoin mining operation in an abandoned southern Illinois factory. Bitcoin mining ... Bitcoin's ...
William Shatner's new enterprise: A solar-powered bitcoin mining farm in southern Illinois - Chicago Tribune
Thu Jun 14 02:58, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ripple CEO Claims Bitcoin Is Under Control of Small Group of Miners From China Cointelegraph Ripple's CEO Brad Garlinghouse said that “ Bitcoin is really controlled by China,” speaking at the 2018 Stifel Cross Sector Insight Conference in Boston, financial news outlet TheStreet.com reported June 12. In a recent interview with Stifel Tech ... Ripple's Garlinghouse: “Four Miners in China Control Over 50% of Bitcoin ” newsBTC Ripple CEO: Bitcoin Is Controlled by China TheStreet.com Bitcoin Is Controlled by China, Won't Disrupt Banks: Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse CCN CryptoSlate  - Bitcoin News (press release)  - Motley Fool Australia all 70 news articles »
Ripple CEO Claims Bitcoin Is Under Control of Small Group of Miners From China - Cointelegraph
Thu Jun 14 01:52, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Michigan Introduces Bill to Prosecute Persons Who 'Falsely Alter' Data on Blockchain Cointelegraph The Michigan state legislature has introduced two bills that classify modifying data on a blockchain as a crime, according to House Bills 6257 and 6258 submitted on the US legislative tracking service Legiscan June 12. HB 6257 says that any person who ... and more »
Michigan Introduces Bill to Prosecute Persons Who 'Falsely Alter' Data on Blockchain - Cointelegraph
Wed Jun 13 22:10, 2018 GMT
CNBC Explosive new report reveals bitcoin manipulation CNBC Explosive new report reveals bitcoin manipulation. 5 Hours Ago. Is bitcoin being manipulated? Amin Shams, University of Texas at Austin, believes so. With CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, David Seaburg, Dan Nathan and Guy ...
Explosive new report reveals bitcoin manipulation - CNBC
Wed Jun 13 18:13, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Report: Misconfigured Ethereum Clients Have Resulted in Hack of Around $20 Mln Cointelegraph About $20 mln worth of Ethereum have reportedly been stolen by a group of hackers, exploiting misconfigured Ethereum clients, according to a Bleeping Computer article published June 11. The hackers were able access applications using the Ethereum  ...
Report: Misconfigured Ethereum Clients Have Resulted in Hack of Around $20 Mln - Cointelegraph
Wed Jun 13 23:42, 2018 GMT
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The website of a Mexican political opposition party was hit by a cyber attack during Tuesday's final television debate between presidential candidates ahead of the July 1 vote, after the site had published documents critical of the leading candidate.
Cyber attack on Mexico campaign site triggers election nerves
Wed Jun 13 20:52, 2018 GMT
CNBC Is bitcoin sending a warning sign to stocks? CNBC Is bitcoin sending a warning sign to stocks? 1 Hour Ago. Boris Schlossberg of BK Asset Management and Matt Maley of Miller Tabak discuss bitcoin and the market with Courtney Reagan. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
Is bitcoin sending a warning sign to stocks? - CNBC
Wed Jun 13 17:23, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin futures sink near 2018 low CNBC Brian Stutland, Equity Armor Investments CIO, and Scott Nations, NationsShares CIO, discuss with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis how much lower they expect bitcoin futures to plunge and whether it's a good time to buy. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
Bitcoin futures sink near 2018 low - CNBC
Wed Jun 13 17:16, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin is dropping again after weekend plunge, down another 5 percent on price manipulation concern CNBC Bitcoin dropped 5 percent, to its lowest level since February, following reports of price manipulation Wednesday. The digital currency fell to a low of $6,133.31 as of 1 p.m. ET, according to data from CoinDesk. Bitcoin has lost half its value this ... Bitcoin prices have been manipulated, study says CNNMoney New Research Shows Bitcoin's Meteoric Rise Was a Scam Entrepreneur Bitcoin Extends Its Collapse Bloomberg Money Magazine  - MarketWatch  - Business Insider  - New York Times all 62 news articles »
Bitcoin is dropping again after weekend plunge, down another 5 percent on price manipulation concern - CNBC
Wed Jun 13 14:35, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Price Support And Resistance Levels, Made Easy Forbes Monday's drop in the price of bitcoin may or may not have been the result of a Korean hacking attempt, but if you've been watching the charts closely it might not have been wildly surprising. The benefit of chart reading -- aka technical analysis -- is ...
Bitcoin Price Support And Resistance Levels, Made Easy - Forbes
Wed Jun 13 16:04, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur A Look Into the Future of Cryptocurrencies – 3 Predictions for the Cryptocurrency Market Entrepreneur Adopting cryptocurrency and its underlying blockchain technology to work with already existing systems, of course, has posed challenges. A recent example occurred when the technology infrastructure company Stripe took a stab at incorporating a bitcoin  ...
A Look Into the Future of Cryptocurrencies – 3 Predictions for the Cryptocurrency Market - Entrepreneur
Wed Jun 13 15:30, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Google Trends: Bitcoin in Its Dark Hours Still More Popular Than Beyonce Cointelegraph Google searches for Bitcoin have reportedly declined 75 percent through 2018, yet the leading cryptocurrency is still outstripping the famous pop-star Beyonce on Google Trends, CNBC reported Tuesday, June 12th. Bitcoin analyst Brian Kelly told CNBC's ...
Google Trends: Bitcoin in Its Dark Hours Still More Popular Than Beyonce - Cointelegraph
Wed Jun 13 15:33, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Falls To Lowest In 4 Months Forbes The world's largest digital currency by market value declined to as little as $6,384.76 this morning, its lowest since February 6, CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index (BPI) figures reveal. This price point is the result of a downward ... trend or simply ... and more »
Bitcoin Falls To Lowest In 4 Months - Forbes
Wed Jun 13 15:00, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney Bitcoin prices have been manipulated, study says CNNMoney Retail buyers flooded the market late last year, lifting bitcoin to above $19,000 in December. But it has fallen in recent months due to fears of stricter regulations and an absence of institutional investors coming in, said Jason Yanowitz, co-founder ... Bitcoin's Price Was Artificially Inflated Last Year, Researchers Say New York Times Tether Used to Manipulate Price of Bitcoin During 2017 Peak: New Study Bloomberg Bitcoin is slipping after a study found signs its 2017 bull run was driven by market manipulation Business Insider Coindesk  - Cointelegraph all 32 news articles »
Bitcoin prices have been manipulated, study says - CNNMoney
Wed Jun 13 12:28, 2018 GMT
Forbes Has Bitcoin Hit The Bottom Yet? Forbes So is this it? I've been sat on my hands snipping away at the odd coin or two while sitting on a pile of cash waiting to buy bitcoin (BTC) at $5,000, $2,000 or even $1,500? Market timing is always really hard, levels not so much. I've been clear I ...
Has Bitcoin Hit The Bottom Yet? - Forbes
Wed Jun 13 14:18, 2018 GMT
The Guardian Meet Erik Finman, the teenage bitcoin millionaire The Guardian Finman first heard about bitcoin when his older brother took him to an Occupy Wall Street protest. He fell in love with the revolutionary potential of cryptocurrency , he says. An early adopter, Finman bought his first bitcoin when it only cost around $10.
Meet Erik Finman, the teenage bitcoin millionaire - The Guardian
Wed Jun 13 13:30, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Adblock Plus wants to use blockchain to call out fake news TechCrunch And that database will be decentralized by moving it to the Ethereum blockchain — with a new protocol and built-in game mechanics to reward submissions. MetaCert tokens will also be issued to track rewards and mitigate the risk of bad actors spoiling ... and more »
Adblock Plus wants to use blockchain to call out fake news - TechCrunch
Wed Jun 13 11:04, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Blockchain Is 'Revolutionary,' Says German Finance Regulator Chief CoinDesk Hufeld, who is president of the German Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin), made the remarks during a speech at an event in Berlin last week in which he described the regulator's thinking on bitcoin and blockchain . Despite the ... The speech ... and more »
Blockchain Is 'Revolutionary,' Says German Finance Regulator Chief - CoinDesk
Wed Jun 13 10:25, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Bulls Eye $6400 Defense After Four-Month Low Coindesk Bitcoin is still looking south, having hit four-month lows today, but the bearish momentum may wane due to short-term oversold conditions, the technical charts indicate. More bears joined the party in the U.S. session Tuesday after the cryptocurrency ...
Bitcoin Bulls Eye $6400 Defense After Four-Month Low - Coindesk
Wed Jun 13 10:02, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney Crypto hacks: Is your bitcoin investment safe? CNNMoney That's just the tip of the iceberg, according to Yo Kwon, the CEO of Hosho Group, a Nevada-based company that specializes in securing applications that use blockchain , the technology behind bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Kwon estimates that about ... Bitcoin notches two-month low in the wake of cryptocurrency exchange hack CNBC Hacking Will Make Bitcoin , Ethereum And XRP Stronger Forbes Bitcoin sinks to two-month low as downtrend persists Reuters Wired.co.uk  - Futurism  - Naked Security all 116 news articles »
Crypto hacks: Is your bitcoin investment safe? - CNNMoney
Wed Jun 13 10:02, 2018 GMT
Forbes Imagining A Blockchain University Forbes A couple of Oxford faculty imagine a different kind of university, one that is distributed and democratic. Joshua Broggi, Faculty of Philosophy, is the founder of Woolf Development, a platform startup that aims to leverage distributed ledger technology ...
Imagining A Blockchain University - Forbes
Wed Jun 13 06:59, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Beyond Bitcoin : Thompson Reuters Data Now Tracking Top 100 Cryptos Coindesk Mass media and data giant Thomson Reuters is expanding its cryptocurrency sentiment data toolkit to cover 100 different coins, the company announced Wednesday. Initially launched back in March, the bitcoin data feed was created in partnership with ... and more »
Beyond Bitcoin: Thompson Reuters Data Now Tracking Top 100 Cryptos - Coindesk
Wed Jun 13 09:00, 2018 GMT
New York Times Bitcoin's Price Was Artificially Inflated Last Year, Researchers Say New York Times SAN FRANCISCO — A concentrated campaign of price manipulation may have accounted for at least half of the increase in the price of Bitcoin and other big cryptocurrencies last year, according to a paper released on Wednesday by an academic with a ...
Bitcoin's Price Was Artificially Inflated Last Year, Researchers Say - New York Times
Wed Jun 13 09:13, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain For Scientists Takes On Elsevier, The Business The Internet Couldn't Kill Forbes It was 1995, the year that Craigslist, eBay and Expedia were born. The age of the internet had arrived, and we at Forbes magazine, all too aware of academics' complaints about cashing out for research, made a prediction: Elsevier, the largest publisher ...
Blockchain For Scientists Takes On Elsevier, The Business The Internet Couldn't Kill - Forbes
Wed Jun 13 03:01, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Blockchain experiment could cut customs red tape Financial Times A business chamber in south-west England has certified an export consignment from an engineering company using blockchain . Business West said its pilot certificate of origin on blockchain , issued to Renishaw, which supplies precision devices to several ...
Blockchain experiment could cut customs red tape - Financial Times
Wed Jun 13 04:20, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin notches two-month low in the wake of cryptocurrency exchange hack CNBC So far in 2018, the cryptocurrency is down more than 50 percent. Chart analysts have indicated that bitcoin's move below the $7,000 mark suggested a speedy recovery was unlikely. As for other crypto assets, the last day has proven challenging. Ethereum  ... Hacking Will Make Bitcoin , Ethereum And XRP Stronger Forbes Bitcoin sinks to two-month low as downtrend persists Reuters Another week, another bitcoin hack, another huge price drop Wired.co.uk Investopedia (blog)  - Futurism  - Naked Security  - Bloomberg all 96 news articles »
Bitcoin notches two-month low in the wake of cryptocurrency exchange hack - CNBC
Tue Jun 12 19:35, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin's Collapse Accelerates, Falls to Lowest Since February Bloomberg “As cryptocurrency venues have come under growing scrutiny around the world in recent months amid a range of issues including thefts, market manipulation and money laundering, the base of the Bitcoin appeal has eroded.” Skeptics have remained vocal. Bitcoin extends meltdown to February low The Australian Financial Review Bitcoin falls to lowest price since February as collapse accelerates The Sydney Morning Herald all 3 news articles »
Bitcoin's Collapse Accelerates, Falls to Lowest Since February - Bloomberg
Tue Jun 12 20:45, 2018 GMT
Villages-News Internet Security at Belvedere Library Villages-News On Monday, June 18, from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. at The Villages Public Library at Belvedere in the Meeting Room, attend a class on Internet Security . This class will cover various types of Internet Scams, ways to protect your computer, and what to do if your ...
Internet Security at Belvedere Library - Villages-News
Tue Jun 12 20:48, 2018 GMT
Forbes Is Bitcoin Building Support Above $6000? Forbes Over the last few hours, the cryptocurrency has moved slightly below that range, falling to as little as $6,455.92 by 19:15 UTC (3:15 p.m. EST), additional BPI figures show. At the time of report, the digital currency had recovered slightly, trading at ... Bitcoin's Price Slides Below $6.5K to Hit 70-Day Low Coindesk all 2 news articles »
Is Bitcoin Building Support Above $6000? - Forbes
Tue Jun 12 21:16, 2018 GMT
Reuters Bitcoin sinks to two-month low as downtrend persists Reuters Other digital currencies also declined in sympathy with bitcoin . Ethereum , the second-largest by market value, was down 5 percent over the past 24 hours to $496.07, while the third-largest, Ripple, lost 4.3 percent to $0.55, according to cryptocurrency ... Hacking Will Make Bitcoin , Ethereum And XRP Stronger Forbes Bitcoin Price Drop after South Korean Exchange Hack GlobalCoinReport Another week, another bitcoin hack, another huge price drop Wired.co.uk Naked Security  - Futurism  - Express.co.uk  - Bloomberg all 89 news articles »
Bitcoin sinks to two-month low as downtrend persists - Reuters
Tue Jun 12 21:27, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Twitter Reacts to Coinbase's Surprise Ethereum Classic News Coindesk The network is known by some as "a continuation of the original ethereum blockchain " following a hard fork that reversed the losses stemming from the DAO. As of the time of writing, ethereum classic is the eighteenth largest cryptocurrency by market ... Ethereum Classic Jumps 20% on Coinbase News Fortune Cryptocurrency Ethereum Classic Soars on Coinbase Listing Plan Bloomberg Coinbase will add Ethereum Classic to its exchange 'in the coming ... TechCrunch CCN  - Business Insider  - CoinDesk  - The Coinbase Blog all 75 news articles »
Twitter Reacts to Coinbase's Surprise Ethereum Classic News - Coindesk
Tue Jun 12 18:24, 2018 GMT
CNBC No rest for bitcoin traders as wild movements and big milestones often happen on the weekends CNBC When time is not a concern, people use bank transfers to purchase bitcoin and save on purchasing fees. Most cryptocurrency exchanges will charge about a 4 percent fee for card cryptocurrency purchases. Some exchanges like Coinbase and eToro support ...
No rest for bitcoin traders as wild movements and big milestones often happen on the weekends - CNBC
Tue Jun 12 19:18, 2018 GMT
CNBC Even as bitcoin plunges, it's still more popular than Beyonce, crypto expert Brian Kelly says CNBC Google searches for bitcoin have plummeted 75 percent this year, leading some to worry investors are losing interest in the buzzy cryptocurrency . Not bitcoin expert Brian Kelly. "It's probably good that we've got some of the speculative froth out of ...
Even as bitcoin plunges, it's still more popular than Beyonce, crypto expert Brian Kelly says - CNBC
Tue Jun 12 18:42, 2018 GMT
CNBC These are the key levels to watch for in Bitcoin , Brian Kelly says CNBC These are the key levels to watch for in Bitcoin , Brian Kelly says. 39 Mins Ago. With Bitcoin under pressure again, Brian Kelly of Brian Kelly Capital gives two key levels that could dictate where the cryptocurrency moves next. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
These are the key levels to watch for in Bitcoin, Brian Kelly says - CNBC
Tue Jun 12 10:52, 2018 GMT
Wired.co.uk Another week, another bitcoin hack, another huge price drop Wired.co.uk Following a cyber-attack on South Korean bitcoin exchange Coinrail over the weekend, the cryptocurrency suffered yet another massive sell-off, destroying a whopping $42 billion of its market value. Coinrail announced the hack in a tweet, triggering a ... Recent Cryptocurrency Hacks Are Shaking Investors' Faith Futurism all 74 news articles »
Another week, another bitcoin hack, another huge price drop - Wired.co.uk
Tue Jun 12 17:16, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Ripple CEO: Bitcoin Is Owned by China TheStreet.com The Ripple CEO told the crowd, "A number of prominent people, even Steve Wozniak, has said that he sees a world where Bitcoin is the primary currency. I think that's absurd. I don't think that any major economy will allow that to happen. By the way, it ...
Ripple CEO: Bitcoin Is Owned by China - TheStreet.com
Tue Jun 12 16:45, 2018 GMT
The fine relates to a data breach in 2014 which affected more than 500,000 Yahoo customers.
Yahoo fined £250,000 over cyber-attack
Tue Jun 12 14:28, 2018 GMT
(Reuters) - Britain's data watchdog said on Tuesday it fined Yahoo UK Services Ltd 250,000 pounds for a cyber-attack in November 2014.
Britain fines Yahoo UK Services 250,000 pounds for 2014 hack
Tue Jun 12 12:42, 2018 GMT
Fortune Bitcoin steadies as volumes recede, Ethereum Classic spikes on news Coinbase will list MarketWatch Digital currencies for the most part have taken a breather Tuesday, after a frantic 48-hours that saw more than $45 billion wiped off the total value of all cryptocurrencies. After shedding more than 10% Sunday, bitcoin , the worlds biggest digital ... Ethereum Classic Jumps 20% on Coinbase News Fortune Coinbase will add Ethereum Classic to its exchange 'in the coming ... TechCrunch Ethereum Classic Spikes 25% on Coinbase Listing News - CoinDesk CoinDesk Business Insider  - Cointelegraph  - newsBTC  - The Coinbase Blog all 58 news articles »
Bitcoin steadies as volumes recede, Ethereum Classic spikes on news Coinbase will list - MarketWatch
Tue Jun 12 11:51, 2018 GMT
TNW Google should learn from Apple's cryptocurrency guidelines TNW The new guidelines lay out the dos and don'ts for iOS developers building cryptocurrency and blockchain apps. Among other things, the document includes instructions on mining, wallet and exchange services, initial coin offerings (ICOs), futures and ... Apple bans cryptocurrency mining on iPhones and iPads CNET Apple's App Store bans on-device cryptocurrency mining on iOS and macOS The Verge Apple: Don't use your iPhone to mine cryptocurrencies CNBC Ars Technica  - Business Insider  - Engadget  - Apple Developer all 168 news articles »
Google should learn from Apple's cryptocurrency guidelines - TNW
Tue Jun 12 12:38, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Forget Prices, Ethereum Is Offering a Different Value in Afghanistan Coindesk "It's an amazing technology, not only in case of financial aspects but also in terms of using blockchain technology to create different products that could tackle, maybe, one of these [local access] issues. ... Whereas Venezuelan cryptocurrency ...
Forget Prices, Ethereum Is Offering a Different Value in Afghanistan - Coindesk
Tue Jun 12 10:08, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Dead Cat Bounce? Bitcoin May Struggle to Hold Above $7K Coindesk What's more, the cryptocurrency is struggling to find acceptance above $6,859 (23.6 percent Fibonacci retracement). The failure to beat a less important Fibonacci hurdle only indicates how tough it could be for bitcoin to scale $7,008 (38.2 percent ...
Dead Cat Bounce? Bitcoin May Struggle to Hold Above $7K - Coindesk
Tue Jun 12 09:31, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Vietnam's new cyber security law draws concern for restricting free speech TechCrunch Internet censorship isn't new to Vietnam, but the law increases the state's potential to act. Concern is already high following a string of arrests over the past year which has seen bloggers jailed for discussing environmental issues, politics and more ... Vietnam Parliament Passes Cyber Law Denounced in Street Protests Bloomberg Vietnam MPs approve sweeping cyber security law The Peninsula Qatar all 61 news articles »
Vietnam's new cyber security law draws concern for restricting free speech - TechCrunch
Tue Jun 12 11:36, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin hasn't hit bottom, cryptocurrency trader says CNBC Regardless, the early investor of bitcoin said now is a good time to buy bitcoin , "If you believe in the long-term of blockchain ." Day traders looking for quick returns might have better luck in other sectors, Neu-Ner said. But investors looking over ... and more »
Bitcoin hasn't hit bottom, cryptocurrency trader says - CNBC
Tue Jun 12 05:08, 2018 GMT
New York Times The end of net neutrality: The US ruling elite escalates campaign of internet censorship World Socialist Web Site In 2015, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) reaffirmed these principles, declaring, “A person engaged in the provision of broadband Internet access service… shall not block lawful content, applications, services, or non-harmful devices,” and ... Net Neutrality Is Officially Dead. Here's How the Changes Could Affect You, According to Experts Money Magazine Net neutrality rules are now repealed: What it means fox5sandiego.com Net neutrality is really, officially dead. Now what? CNET CNET  - CNNMoney  - AP News  - State of NJ all 424 news articles »
The end of net neutrality: The US ruling elite escalates campaign of internet censorship - World Socialist Web Site
Tue Jun 12 03:48, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Vietnam Parliament Passes Cyber Law Denounced in Street Protests Bloomberg “The cyber security law is a big backward step for Vietnam,” Le Dang Doanh, a Hanoi-based economist and former government adviser said of the bill, which was passed by 87 percent of lawmakers on Tuesday. “It will restrict people's freedom of speech and ... Vietnam passes cybersecurity law despite privacy concerns ABC News Vietnam MPs approve sweeping cyber security law The Express Tribune all 63 news articles »
Vietnam Parliament Passes Cyber Law Denounced in Street Protests - Bloomberg
Tue Jun 12 07:09, 2018 GMT
Forbes This Could Be The Next Big Thing For The Bitcoin Price Forbes ... to buy and hold Bitcoin . Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), the parent company of the New York Stock Exchange, was revealed last month to have been developing an online platform to buy cryptocurrency , according to a report by The New York Times. Why bankers hate the cryptocurrency world - TNW TNW Bitcoin Drops to $7200 While Ethereum , Ripple, and Bitcoin Cash See Losses Yahoo Finance Bitcoin drops to two-month low, trading below USD 7000 Moneycontrol.com CryptoSlate  - Motley Fool Australia all 177 news articles »
This Could Be The Next Big Thing For The Bitcoin Price - Forbes
Tue Jun 12 07:56, 2018 GMT
Forbes Hacking Will Make Bitcoin , Ethereum , And Ripple Stronger Forbes Hacking will cool off the hype for Bitcoin , Ethereum , and Ripple, and other cryptocurrencies in the short-run, but it will make them stronger in the long-run. Hacking of cryptocurrency exchanges has always been a scary thing for cryptocurrency investors. Recent Cryptocurrency Hacks Are Shaking Investors' Faith Futurism all 38 news articles »
Hacking Will Make Bitcoin, Ethereum, And Ripple Stronger - Forbes
Tue Jun 12 07:30, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship has named writer and broadcaster Trevor Phillips as its new chair. Phillips succeeds journalist David Aaronovitch whose five-year term ends in September. The post Writer and broadcaster Trevor Phillips named new chair of Index on Censorship board appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Writer and broadcaster Trevor Phillips named new chair of Index on Censorship board
Tue Jun 12 02:22, 2018 GMT
Cryptocurrency And Mining Impact Deep Dive: Antminer E3 - The End Of GPU Mining? Seeking Alpha Cryptocurrency mining is the process in which transactions for various cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin and Ethereum , is confirmed and added to the public distributed ledger ( Blockchain ). Cryptocurrency miners are responsible for ensuring authentic ...
Cryptocurrency And Mining Impact Deep Dive: Antminer E3 - The End Of GPU Mining? - Seeking Alpha
Tue Jun 12 03:46, 2018 GMT
Fortune Ethereum Classic Jumps 20 Percent on Coinbase News Fortune The cryptocurrency service Coinbase announced on Monday night it would add a fifth digital asset—known as Ethereum Classic—to its trading platform in coming months. The announcement, which came in a Coinbase blog post, saw the price of Ethereum  ... Coinbase will add Ethereum Classic to its exchange 'in the coming months' TechCrunch Ethereum Classic Spikes 25% on Coinbase Listing News CoinDesk all 13 news articles »
Ethereum Classic Jumps 20 Percent on Coinbase News - Fortune
Tue Jun 12 02:35, 2018 GMT
New York Post Proof that bitcoin still can't be trusted New York Post But even at around $6,740, the cryptocurrency is really a bitcon. ... Recently, Bloomberg News reported that the Justice Department has opened a criminal probe into the possibility that traders are manipulating the price of bitcoin and other digital ...
Proof that bitcoin still can't be trusted - New York Post
Mon Jun 11 06:37, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney Billions in cryptocurrency wealth wiped out after hack CNNMoney As well as bitcoin , prices for other commonly traded digital currencies like ethereum also plunged. Nearly $30 billion in cryptocurrency wealth was wiped in about seven hours of trading, according to data provider Coinmarketcap.com. Bitcoin was trading ... Cryptocurrency selloff deepens; bitcoin is down more than 50% this year Los Angeles Times Bitcoin Crashes Following South Korean Hack U.S. News & World Report The Bitcoin Price Is Down 50% This Year Alone -- Here's Why Forbes MarketWatch  - Coindesk  - CNBC  - Bloomberg all 271 news articles »
Billions in cryptocurrency wealth wiped out after hack - CNNMoney
Tue Jun 12 01:58, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Coinbase will add Ethereum Classic to its exchange 'in the coming months' TechCrunch Coinbase may be one of the most-lauded crypto exchanges, but it supports just four coins right now which is far fewer than most others. That's about to change a little after it announced plans to add Ethereum Classic (ETC), a fork of the Ethereum ... and more »
Coinbase will add Ethereum Classic to its exchange 'in the coming months' - TechCrunch
Mon Jun 11 19:21, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Recent Cryptocurrency Hacks Are Shaking Investors' Faith Futurism If you had a lot of money in cryptocurrency , you didn't have a great weekend. In two brief days, bitcoin's value dropped 10 percent; ethereum , ripple, and bitcoin cash fell more than 11 percent; and EOS dropped 20 percent. What the hell happened, you ... Bitcoin tumbles to 2-month low in wake of futures probe Financial Times Crypto update: Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, and EOS mixed after major selloff Motley Fool Australia US CFTC Suspects Bitcoin Futures Price Manipulation, Subpoenas Exchanges Finance Magnates Bitcoin News (press release)  - Wall Street Journal all 59 news articles »
Recent Cryptocurrency Hacks Are Shaking Investors' Faith - Futurism
Mon Jun 11 21:50, 2018 GMT
CBS News Wells Fargo bans credit card purchases of bitcoin CBS News The bank follows Bank of America, Citigroup and JPMorgan Chase, all of which banned cryptocurrency purchases on their credit cards in February. Capital One in January also said it was declining credit-card purchases of cryptocurrency . Lenders have ... You can't buy bitcoin with Wells Fargo credit cards anymore Engadget Wells Fargo customers can still buy guns with a credit card, but now they can't buy bitcoin CNBC Wells Fargo Bans Customers from Buying Cryptocurrency with Credit Cards CCN all 172 news articles »
Wells Fargo bans credit card purchases of bitcoin - CBS News
Mon Jun 11 21:01, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Bitcoin Today: Can Prices Recover From Brutal Weekend Lows? TheStreet.com Bitcoin prices slipped below $6,700 Sunday, June 10, registering a two-month low for the largest cryptocurrency by market value. Bitcoin took a swift hit, with about $500 of value wiped out in a single hour around midday. Prior to the weekend, bitcoin ... Bitcoin tumbles to 2-month low in wake of futures probe Financial Times US CFTC Suspects Bitcoin Futures Price Manipulation, Subpoenas ... Finance Magnates CFTC Demands Trading Data From Bitcoin Exchanges In Price Manipulation Probe CCN Bitcoin News (press release)  - Wall Street Journal all 55 news articles »
Bitcoin Today: Can Prices Recover From Brutal Weekend Lows? - TheStreet.com
Mon Jun 11 16:11, 2018 GMT
Los Angeles Times Cryptocurrency selloff deepens; bitcoin is down more than 50% this year Los Angeles Times Two-thirds of the stolen assets — which it identified as NPXS, NPER and ATX coins — have been frozen or collected, while the remaining one-third is being examined by investigators, other exchanges and cryptocurrency development companies, it said. The Bitcoin Price Is Down 50% This Year Alone -- Here's Why Forbes Bitcoin value dips in wake of South Korean exchange hack CNET Bitcoin tumbles 10%, crypto market cap down $300 billion year-to-date MarketWatch Ars Technica  - Futurism  - The Guardian  - Bloomberg all 268 news articles »
Cryptocurrency selloff deepens; bitcoin is down more than 50% this year - Los Angeles Times
Mon Jun 11 23:01, 2018 GMT
From academics and journalists to parents uploading videos of their children, Article 13's upload filter would impact professional and ordinary content creators alike. The post Say no to Article 13’s censorship machine appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Say no to Article 13’s censorship machine
Mon Jun 11 12:13, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Cyber security firm Claroty raises $60 million Reuters (Reuters) - Claroty, a maker of software to defend factories and industrial plants from cyber attacks, said on Monday it has raised $60 million from investors including Rockwell Automation, Schneider Electric and Siemens AG. Other investors include ... Industrial cyber security group Claroty raises $60m Financial Times all 16 news articles »
Cyber security firm Claroty raises $60 million - Reuters
Mon Jun 11 20:43, 2018 GMT
York Dispatch Internet update could block some from buying Pennsylvania hunting licenses online York Dispatch Some internet users may not be able to buy their 2018-19 Pennsylvania hunting licenses online because of an upcoming Internet security update. The update affects all purchasing websites — not just the Pennsylvania Automated Licensing System — and ...
Internet update could block some from buying Pennsylvania hunting licenses online - York Dispatch
Mon Jun 11 20:08, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney Net neutrality rules are now repealed: What it means CNNMoney (Remember the uproar over repealing internet privacy protections last year?) "Everyone uses the internet and everyone uses these tech platforms," Michelle Connolly, a former FCC official who supports chairman Ajit Pai, previously told CNNMoney. "So ... and more »
Net neutrality rules are now repealed: What it means - CNNMoney
Mon Jun 11 18:57, 2018 GMT
CNET Apple bans cryptocurrency mining on iPhones and iPads CNET It comes amid explosive interest in cryptocurrencies like bitcoin , which are "mined" when people use multiple devices to solve complex mathematical problems that lock and unlock information in the blockchain . They're rewarded as each transaction is ... Apple's App Store bans on-device cryptocurrency mining on iOS and macOS The Verge Apple just banned cryptocurrency mining on iOS devices | Ars ... Ars Technica Apple: Don't use your iPhone to mine cryptocurrencies - CNBC.com CNBC BGR  - Engadget  - AppleInsider  - Apple Developer all 84 news articles »
Apple bans cryptocurrency mining on iPhones and iPads - CNET
Mon Jun 11 19:53, 2018 GMT
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Bailing out nuclear and coal-fired power plants will not toughen the U.S. power grid against cyber attacks as the Trump administration claims, according to cyber experts, because hackers have a wide array of options for hitting electric infrastructure and nuclear facilities that are high-profile targets.
Trump's coal, nuclear bailout no shield from hackers: cyber experts
Mon Jun 11 19:46, 2018 GMT
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Shares in the Bank of Chile were down on Monday after it confirmed hackers had siphoned off $10 million of its funds, mainly to Hong Kong, though the country's second-largest commercial bank said no client accounts had been impacted.
Bank of Chile trading down after hackers rob millions in cyberattack
Mon Jun 11 18:37, 2018 GMT
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. open internet rules expired on Monday, handing sweeping new powers to internet providers to block, throttle or offer paid "fast lanes" for web traffic, but a court battle remains ahead.
U.S. net neutrality rules expire, court battle looms
Mon Jun 11 17:04, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Struggles For Direction After Sharp Drop Forbes Bitcoin , the world's largest digital currency by market value, has been struggling to define a new trend after plunging to its lowest in more than two months. The cryptocurrency dropped to $6,647.33 at roughly 18:15 UTC (2:15 p.m. EST) on Sunday, a ...
Bitcoin Struggles For Direction After Sharp Drop - Forbes
Mon Jun 11 17:34, 2018 GMT
The Treasury Department takes aim at companies and people who have helped with cyberattacks coming out of Russia.
US announces more sanctions over Russian hacking - CNET
Mon Jun 11 15:14, 2018 GMT
TNW Ethereum's supply has crossed 100M, here's what that means TNW Ethereum has hit a new milestone as earlier today the cryptocurrency's total supply crossed the 100 million mark: this means there is more than 100 million Ether in circulation. Unlike Bitcoin which has its supply capped at 21 million, Ethereum has ... and more »
Ethereum's supply has crossed 100M, here's what that means - TNW
Mon Jun 11 15:34, 2018 GMT
U.S. News & World Report Bitcoin Crashes Following South Korean Hack U.S. News & World Report The price of bitcoin dropped 7 percent on Monday after South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail confirmed that hackers have stolen nearly a third of its virtual currencies. Yet another cryptocurrency security incident has shaken investor ...
Bitcoin Crashes Following South Korean Hack - U.S. News & World Report
Mon Jun 11 16:09, 2018 GMT
Two days after the publication of an investigation into alleged inappropriate behaviour by a member of a Honduran military unit involving young female students, digital newspaper Reportero de Investigacion was targeted with a misleading story that purported to be from the outlet. The post Honduras: False story seeks to discredit digital newspaper Reportero de Investigacion appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Honduras: False story seeks to discredit digital newspaper Reportero de Investigacion
Mon Jun 11 15:28, 2018 GMT
CNBC Don't count on a bitcoin rebound from the weekend rout any time soon, chart analysts say CNBC Bitcoin 's plunge below $7,000 to a two-month low indicates the cryptocurrency will have a difficult time recovering, technical strategists say. "The downtrend that began in early May is still intact and will need to be reversed to signal an improvement ...
Don't count on a bitcoin rebound from the weekend rout any time soon, chart analysts say - CNBC
Mon Jun 11 12:40, 2018 GMT
Forbes After Losing $532B In Value, Is Cryptocurrency A Screaming Buy? Forbes HONG KONG, HONG KONG - JUNE 11: As a visual representation of the digital Cryptocurrency , Bitcoin , on June 11, 2018 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. (Photo by S3studio/Getty Images). Bitcoin -- the online currency used to buy Alpaca wool socks and illegal ...
After Losing $532B In Value, Is Cryptocurrency A Screaming Buy? - Forbes
Mon Jun 11 15:06, 2018 GMT
DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) - Tanzania ordered all unregistered bloggers and online forums on Monday to suspend their websites immediately or face criminal prosecution, as critics accuse the government of tightening control of internet content.
Tanzania orders all unregistered bloggers to take down their sites
Mon Jun 11 12:08, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Swiss City Plans Blockchain Voting Pilot Using Ethereum -Based IDs Coindesk The Swiss city of Zug, known for its proactive support of the blockchain industry, is launching a voting pilot that will base both polling system and residents' IDs on blockchain technology. The e-voting pilot, which will take place between June 25 and ... Switzerland's 'Crypto Valley' Set To Test Blockchain Voting CCN Crypto Valley's Zug to Run Switzerland's First Blockchain -Based Municipal Vote Cointelegraph 'Crypto Valley' Zug to trial blockchain voting swissinfo.ch all 14 news articles »
Swiss City Plans Blockchain Voting Pilot Using Ethereum-Based IDs - Coindesk
Mon Jun 11 13:03, 2018 GMT
Forbes Why Bitcoin , Cryptos Are Not Safety Nets Forbes What would support a cryptocurrency like Bitcoin in the event of a meltdown in financial markets? Would they be ... In the interim, it would be worth watching companies that invest in the underlying blockchain technology or a basket of cryptos. As with ...
Why Bitcoin, Cryptos Are Not Safety Nets - Forbes
Mon Jun 11 14:00, 2018 GMT
CNBC For brave investors there's two ways to bet on bitcoin CNBC The investment signals remain mixed: Google search activity on bitcoin has declined by 75 percent as the price swooned from that $20,000 high, but major Wall Street firms are making investments that show they expect cryptocurrency to remain a part of ... Bitcoin tumbles to 2-month low in wake of futures probe Financial Times Bitcoin (BTC) Price Technical Analysis (June 11, 2018) newsBTC Fidelity Investments Could Open Cryptocurrency Exchange Investopedia (blog) Finance Magnates  - MarketWatch  - Bitcoinist  - Wall Street Journal all 54 news articles »
For brave investors there's two ways to bet on bitcoin - CNBC
Mon Jun 11 12:03, 2018 GMT
TNW Why bankers hate the cryptocurrency world TNW A cryptocurrency is a form of digital currency that uses cryptography for the purpose of security. The currency has rapidly gained popularity in the public eye. There are many types of cryptocurrencies that include Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin ... Bitcoin Drops to $7200 While Ethereum , Ripple, and Bitcoin Cash See Losses Yahoo Finance Bitcoin drops to two-month low, trading below USD 7000 Moneycontrol.com Bitcoin Loses $1000 in 24 Hours as Cryptocurrency Market Gloom Continues Ethereum World News (blog) Motley Fool Australia  - CryptoSlate all 40 news articles »
Why bankers hate the cryptocurrency world - TNW
Sun Jun 10 20:03, 2018 GMT
Internet privacy : Protecting your anonymity on the web in 2018 TechGenix (blog) ... businesses. A good example is Tails, often called the world's most secure OS. It can be started on almost any machine using a USB stick or a DVD; it leaves no traces of its activity, allows you to use the Internet anonymously, and circumvent ...
Internet privacy: Protecting your anonymity on the web in 2018 - TechGenix (blog)
Mon Jun 11 12:00, 2018 GMT
From CNET Magazine: Don't even bother hiding that thumb drive.
These dogs sniff out cybercrime
Mon Jun 11 10:23, 2018 GMT
Coindesk $6K Next? Bitcoin Bear Market Resumes After 10% Drop Coindesk The bitcoin market has come alive in the last 36 hours, with the bears gaining the upper hand and now aiming for fresh 2018 lows below $6,000. The cryptocurrency dropped nearly 10 percent on Sunday, hitting a two-month low of $6,619 on Bitfinex, having ...
$6K Next? Bitcoin Bear Market Resumes After 10% Drop - Coindesk
Mon Jun 11 09:45, 2018 GMT
A South Korean cryptocurrency exchange was hacked on Sunday.
Bitcoin value dips in wake of South Korean exchange hack - CNET
Mon Jun 11 08:47, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Bitcoin price falls but doesn't flatline TechCrunch But there are no signs that the cryptocurrency train is stopping. Startups around the world are all examining – and doing – ICOs. Plenty of early crypto miners and buyers still have enough cash to play around in all sorts of ways. Bitcoin naysayers ...
Bitcoin price falls but doesn't flatline - TechCrunch
Mon Jun 11 08:08, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Crypto Startup Wala Is Reaching Real Africans with Ethereum Micropayments Coindesk The vast majority of those transactions are micropayments under $1. As such, the startup is displaying that, not only are blockchain micro-transactions possible, but also that the narrative that cryptocurrency is better suited for people in developing ...
Crypto Startup Wala Is Reaching Real Africans with Ethereum Micropayments - Coindesk
Mon Jun 11 09:21, 2018 GMT
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail said it was hacked over the weekend, sparking a steep fall in bitcoin amid renewed concerns about security at virtual currency exchanges as global policy makers struggled to regulate trading in the digital asset.
Bitcoin tumbles as hackers hit South Korean exchange Coinrail
Mon Jun 11 07:37, 2018 GMT
Forbes Almost 500000 People In Switzerland Voted For A Bitcoin -Like Financial System Forbes There are limited number of Bitcoins that can be created, fixed at 21 million and the creation of them is regulated by the blockchain and the process known as Bitcoin mining. " Cryptocurrency and the blockchain does look like where we're heading. It ... and more »
Almost 500000 People In Switzerland Voted For A Bitcoin-Like Financial System - Forbes
Mon Jun 11 05:00, 2018 GMT
Irish Times IDA Ireland backs blockchain initiative to draw multinationals Irish Times Other backers include the Department of Finance, Enterprise Ireland and Consensys, a company established by Joe Lubin, one of the co-founders of popular bitcoin rival ethereum . The latter recently announced plans to hire 60 people with the opening of a ...
IDA Ireland backs blockchain initiative to draw multinationals - Irish Times
Mon Jun 11 07:39, 2018 GMT
“I face probably a life sentence or maybe even worse. The idea of not being able to go back to your own country…is just heartbreaking.” The post Project Exile: After hunger strike, Egyptian journalist in Qatar fears return appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Project Exile: After hunger strike, Egyptian journalist in Qatar fears return
Mon Jun 11 06:47, 2018 GMT
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail said it was hacked over the weekend, sparking a steep fall in bitcoin amid renewed concerns about security at virtual currency exchanges as global policy makers struggled to regulate trading in the digital asset.
Bitcoin tumbles as hackers hit S.Korean exchange Coinrail
Mon Jun 11 00:15, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin (BTC) Price Technical Analysis (June 11, 2018) newsBTC Yesterday we saw BTC prices literally crashing after shedding more than five percent. It might be a reactionary move after CFTC Bitcoin Futures investigations. However, what is important is how prices react at key support lines. Those levels stand at ... Bitcoin tumbles to 2-month low in wake of futures probe Financial Times US CFTC Suspects Bitcoin Futures Price Manipulation, Subpoenas Exchanges Finance Magnates US regulators demand trading data from bitcoin exchanges in manipulation probe MarketWatch Bitcoinist  - Bitcoin News (press release)  - CCN  - Wall Street Journal all 30 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Technical Analysis (June 11, 2018) - newsBTC
Mon Jun 11 01:53, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Price Dips to Two-Month Low Below $7K Coindesk According to CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index, the world's largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization is now changing hands at $6,718, up slightly after reaching a daily low of $6,647, its lowest total since April 10. Indeed, data shows that over ...
Bitcoin Price Dips to Two-Month Low Below $7K - Coindesk
Mon Jun 11 01:27, 2018 GMT
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail said it was hacked over the weekend, prompting an extended sell-off of bitcoin to a 2-month low amid growing concerns about security at small- to mid-sized virtual currency exchanges.
South Korean exchange Coinrail says hit by hackers, bitcoin slides
Mon Jun 11 00:39, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin tumbles to 2-month low in wake of futures probe Financial Times Bitcoin slid to a two-month low on Monday following a media report that US regulators had asked cryptocurrency exchanges to provide trading data for a probe into whether possible manipulation was affecting the digital currency's futures market. Bitcoin (BTC) Price Technical Analysis (June 11, 2018) newsBTC US CFTC Suspects Bitcoin Futures Price Manipulation, Subpoenas Exchanges Finance Magnates US regulators demand trading data from bitcoin exchanges in manipulation probe MarketWatch Bitcoinist  - CCN  - Wall Street Journal all 29 news articles »
Bitcoin tumbles to 2-month low in wake of futures probe - Financial Times
Sun Jun 10 17:15, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Binance CEO Says Bitcoin Price Correction in 2018 is Similar to 2014, Occurs Every Year newsBTC Dips and peaks occur quite regularly in the Bitcoin world, after all. ... Hindsight is always 20/20, yet it is quite valuable in the cryptocurrency world. With so many ... More specifically, ZhengPeng confirms there hasn't been a “flat” Bitcoin price ...
Binance CEO Says Bitcoin Price Correction in 2018 is Similar to 2014, Occurs Every Year - newsBTC
Mon Jun 11 00:09, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin swoons 10% after news of South Korea crypto exchange hack, leading a broad cryptocurrency selloff CNBC Bitcoin swoons 10% after news of South Korea crypto exchange hack, leading a broad cryptocurrency selloff. Coinrail, a relatively small South Korean cryptocurrency ... Bitcoin tumbled 10 percent on Sunday to its lowest in two months, after a relatively ...
Bitcoin swoons 10% after news of South Korea crypto exchange hack, leading a broad cryptocurrency selloff - CNBC
Sun Jun 10 21:15, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Bitcoin Price Is Down 50% This Year Alone -- Here's Why Forbes The Bitcoin price has today dropped 12%, taking its year-to-date losses to an eye-watering 50%, after South Korean exchange Coinrail warned users it's reviewing its system due to a hacking attempt. Meanwhile, rival cryptocurrencies Ethereum and Ripple ... Bitcoin Tumbles Most in Three Months Amid South Korea Hack Bloomberg Bitcoin Tumbles Most in 2 Weeks Amid South Korea Exchange Hack Fortune Bitcoin tumbles the most in two weeks after South Korea hack South China Morning Post Fin24  - Ethereum World News (blog) all 17 news articles »
The Bitcoin Price Is Down 50% This Year Alone -- Here's Why - Forbes
Sun Jun 10 21:30, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin – The Bears are Back in Town Yahoo Finance Bitcoin fell by 1.86% on Saturday, following Friday's 0.96% fall, to end the day at $7,573.9. A promising start to the day saw Bitcoin move through to an intraday day high $7,685 to come within reach of the day's first major resistance level at $7,693 ...
Bitcoin – The Bears are Back in Town - Yahoo Finance
Sun Jun 10 21:24, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance This Japanese Exchange Will Borrow Your Bitcoin for a Yearly Fee Yahoo Finance Initially, the service shall be available only for BTC holders and is scheduled to include popular cryptocurrencies like ripple, ether, litecoin, and bitcoin cash in the coming months. One of Japan's 16 full-licensed cryptocurrency exchanges, Bitbank ...
This Japanese Exchange Will Borrow Your Bitcoin for a Yearly Fee - Yahoo Finance
Sun Jun 10 18:37, 2018 GMT
Ars Technica Bitcoin has lost more than half its value since last year's all-time high Ars Technica According to CoinMarketCap, since an all-time high of near $20,000 per bitcoin on December 17, 2017, the cryptocurrency has lost more than half of its value, currently trading at around $7,200. Overall, Bitcoin's price is up by about 150 percent ...
Bitcoin has lost more than half its value since last year's all-time high - Ars Technica
Sun Jun 10 13:37, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin Drops to $7200 While Ethereum , Ripple, and Bitcoin Cash See Losses Yahoo Finance Over the past 24 hours, the cryptocurrency market dropped more than $22 billion, falling from $343 billion to $321 billion in market valuation. Bitcoin fell by 5 percent, while other major cryptocurrencies recorded larger losses, dropping by more than ... Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, and Litecoin Among 7 Cryptocurrencies Now Legal in Thailand CryptoSlate all 16 news articles »
Bitcoin Drops to $7200 While Ethereum, Ripple, and Bitcoin Cash See Losses - Yahoo Finance
Sun Jun 10 16:48, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Netflix 'Explained' Falsely Claims Bitcoin is Mostly Spent on Illegal Services Yahoo Finance One of the most recent “Explained” episodes delved into Bitcoin and the structure of the cryptocurrency industry, with an attempt to evaluate blockchain technology and the use cases of Bitcoin as a widely-recognized and utilized currency. While the ...
Netflix 'Explained' Falsely Claims Bitcoin is Mostly Spent on Illegal Services - Yahoo Finance
Sun Jun 10 15:58, 2018 GMT
FiiiPay, Reshaping Payments Processing with Blockchain Technology PR Newswire (press release) FiiiPay, the brainchild and proprietary payment system of FiiiGroup, which is set to be the blockchain counterpart of payment giants like America's PayPal and China's Alipay -- both of which are revolutionary ideas in their prime and reshaped ... and more »
FiiiPay, Reshaping Payments Processing with Blockchain Technology - PR Newswire (press release)
Sun Jun 10 17:18, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin , Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum , Ripple & Other CCs Fall 5% Or More As South Korea Exchange Hacked Forbes Coinrail is a cryptocurrency exchange in South Korea, and it announced on Sunday, June 10, that there had been a hacking attempt. Its website said, “70% of its total coin/total reserves were safe” and, “Two-thirds of the coins confirmed to have been ... Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, and Litecoin Among 7 Cryptocurrencies Now Legal in Thailand CryptoSlate all 16 news articles »
Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ripple & Other CCs Fall 5% Or More As South Korea Exchange Hacked - Forbes
Sun Jun 10 15:26, 2018 GMT
Hodler's Digest, June 4-10: Bitcoin Adoption Galore Despite its 300th 'Funeral' Cointelegraph After months of uncertainty coming from the SEC over cryptocurrency and ICO regulation, the SEC chairman Jay Clayton said during a CNBC interview that Bitcoin is not a security because it acts as a sovereign currency able to replace the dollar, euro ... Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, and Litecoin Among 7 Cryptocurrencies Now Legal in Thailand CryptoSlate all 15 news articles »
Hodler's Digest, June 4-10: Bitcoin Adoption Galore Despite its 300th 'Funeral' - Cointelegraph
Sun Jun 10 13:46, 2018 GMT
In a referendum, the country backs a new betting law that critics say amounts to online censorship.
Swiss vote to block foreign betting sites in referendum
Sun Jun 10 13:42, 2018 GMT
CCN China's Largest State-Run Newspaper Calls for Cryptocurrency Regulation CCN He stated that the replacement of paper money and coins by digital assets was inevitable, and he further revealed that the PBOC was studying Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in order to help in issuing its own digital currency. On the other hand in ...
China's Largest State-Run Newspaper Calls for Cryptocurrency Regulation - CCN
Sun Jun 10 08:15, 2018 GMT
Finance Magnates US CFTC Suspects Bitcoin Futures Price Manipulation, Subpoenas Exchanges Finance Magnates CME's launch of Bitcoin futures was a pioneering step, playing a big part in bringing cryptocurrency into the mainstream consciousness. For these contracts, the price of Bitcoin is determined by taking an average of the price on the aforementioned four ... CFTC Demands Data from Exchanges Related to Bitcoin Price Manipulation Investigation newsBTC US regulators demand trading data from bitcoin exchanges in manipulation probe MarketWatch CFTC Demands Trading Data From Bitcoin Exchanges In Price Manipulation Probe CCN all 20 news articles »
US CFTC Suspects Bitcoin Futures Price Manipulation, Subpoenas Exchanges - Finance Magnates
Sun Jun 10 08:17, 2018 GMT
CryptoSlate Mastercard Applies for Public Blockchain Patent CryptoSlate As a solution to payment friction, network validation, and peer-to-peer exchange, blockchain technology has proved a powerful application to countless industries. With cryptocurrency and decentralized technology becoming mainstream, more and more ...
Mastercard Applies for Public Blockchain Patent - CryptoSlate
Sun Jun 10 09:56, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Tumbles Most in Two Weeks Amid South Korea Exchange Hack Bloomberg Bitcoin extended losses for a third day, tumbling as much as 6 percent Sunday as South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail said there was a "cyber intrusion" in its system. ... Peer cryptocurrencies Ethereum and Ripple fell at least 6.2 percent ... Cryptos Dump as Korean Exchange Coinrail Gets Hacked Ethereum World News (blog) all 3 news articles »
Bitcoin Tumbles Most in Two Weeks Amid South Korea Exchange Hack - Bloomberg
Sun Jun 10 09:40, 2018 GMT
Coindesk The Top 5 Ethereum Dapps By Daily Active Users Coindesk And Bryce Bladon, a co-founder of CryptoKitties, attributed that dapp's success to the fact that it "managed to introduce consumers to the blockchain in a way that was fun, interesting, and accessible." (He mentioned cat puns as a specific ... Wearn ...
The Top 5 Ethereum Dapps By Daily Active Users - Coindesk
Sun Jun 10 09:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) This Week in Bitcoin : Still Ways to Make Quick Fortune in Crypto, Satoshi Revealed? Bitcoin News (press release) ... but did not receive a reply. After no ransom was paid, the attacker posted the user data online. Additionally covered were another 51% attack on Zencash and Avalon Blockchain unwinding its acquisition of crypto mining assets. ... Federal Ministry ...
This Week in Bitcoin: Still Ways to Make Quick Fortune in Crypto, Satoshi Revealed? - Bitcoin News (press release)
Sun Jun 10 02:37, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) Crypto Manga – Comic Book Series to Spread Cryptocurrency Awareness Bitcoin News (press release) Readers can learn about various aspects of cryptocurrencies as they follow the characters in this manga which aims to be both educational and entertaining. News. Bitcoin .com talked with the comic book's Editor-in-Chief to learn more. Also read: Yahoo!
Crypto Manga – Comic Book Series to Spread Cryptocurrency Awareness - Bitcoin News (press release)
Sun Jun 10 00:34, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) Blockchain Games Have Got a Long Way to Go Bitcoin News (press release) No one said making blockchain games would be easy. But when Crypto Kitties went viral in December, briefly crippling the Ethereum blockchain in the process, it was believed to have cracked it. The $12 million in seed funding that the project secured ...
Blockchain Games Have Got a Long Way to Go - Bitcoin News (press release)
Sun Jun 10 01:05, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Study Shows That 1/3 of All Bitcoin Owned by 1600 Wallets newsBTC This issue has been no secret in the cryptocurrency community, with small investors in the space continually dubbing these wallets as 'whales.' The aforementioned 1,600 wallets all have more than 1,000 Bitcoin each, with 100 of these wallets containing ... ' Bitcoin whales' control third of market with $37.5bn holdings Financial Times Bitcoin : Who really owns it, the whales or small fry? Irish Times Bitcoin latest: 'Whales' with $37.5bn holdings scoop up THIRD of crypto market Express.co.uk Bitcoin News (press release) all 7 news articles »
Study Shows That 1/3 of All Bitcoin Owned by 1600 Wallets - newsBTC
Sat Jun 9 19:09, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Valley's Zug to Run Switzerland's First Blockchain -Based Municipal Vote Cointelegraph The Swiss city of Zug will conduct a blockchain -powered trial municipal vote this summer, local media outlet Swissinfo.ch reported June 8. The event, which is scheduled to take place between June 25 and July 1, will reportedly be Switzerland's first ... and more »
Crypto Valley's Zug to Run Switzerland's First Blockchain-Based Municipal Vote - Cointelegraph
Sat Jun 9 23:03, 2018 GMT
newsBTC CFTC Demands Data from Exchanges Related to Bitcoin Price Manipulation Investigation newsBTC The Bitcoin price is volatile by nature. Not all of this volatility is created out of the blue either. An ongoing investigation regarding Bitcoin price manipulation is taking place. As such, U.S. regulators demand data from various trading platforms to ... U.S. regulators demand trading data from bitcoin exchanges in ... MarketWatch CFTC Demands Trading Data From Bitcoin Exchanges In Price Manipulation Probe CCN Manipulation Probe: US Regulator Demands Info From Bitcoin Exchanges Ethereum World News (blog) all 15 news articles »
CFTC Demands Data from Exchanges Related to Bitcoin Price Manipulation Investigation - newsBTC
Fri Jun 8 02:02, 2018 GMT
Human Rights Watch Vietnam: Withdraw Problematic Cyber Security Law Human Rights Watch Vietnam's national laws lack meaningful protections for privacy and the provisions in the cyber security law could make it easier for the government to identify and prosecute people for their peaceful online activities. ... The draft law follows and ... and more »
Vietnam: Withdraw Problematic Cyber Security Law - Human Rights Watch
Sat Jun 9 15:05, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: Looking to the Past and the Future Bitcoin Magazine While 5,300 miles away in Slovenia, we see BTC City adopting full cryptocurrency support via blockchain by all vendors in the shopping center. Meanwhile, The Woz continues to have a sunny outlook on Bitcoin and predicts that, within 10 years, bitcoin ...
Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: Looking to the Past and the Future - Bitcoin Magazine
Sat Jun 9 14:45, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Fifth Largest Cryptocurrency EOS' Blockchain Set to Launch Cointelegraph Candidates to become the EOS blockchain's so-called “Block Producers” – the equivalent of miners on the Bitcoin blockchain – voted “Go” in their latest voting session to make the EOS mainnet go live at 1:00pm UTC today. The community has yet to confirm ... The Yes Votes Are In: EOS Blockchain to Launch Imminently Coindesk EOS Go to Launch: Unanimous Yes Vote Gives EOS Blockchain Green Light CryptoSlate The EOS mainnet nightmare: How not to launch a blockchain network TNW ZDNet  - Medium all 65 news articles »
Fifth Largest Cryptocurrency EOS' Blockchain Set to Launch - Cointelegraph
Sat Jun 9 11:37, 2018 GMT
Coindesk How Blockchain Can Finally Fulfill Its Promise in Global Payments Coindesk There has been much debate about the potential benefits of blockchain technology to improve the world of payments -- particularly international payments. This is a business where many different parties need to reach consensus to route the payments, ...
How Blockchain Can Finally Fulfill Its Promise in Global Payments - Coindesk
Sat Jun 9 10:02, 2018 GMT
Digital Trends Why a 19-year-old Bitcoin millionaire built a working Dr. Octopus suit Digital Trends If Finman's name sounds faintly familiar it's because he is known in certain internet circles for being the world's youngest bitcoin millionaire. He's that fabled — both fêted and jealously hated — of things: the “early adopter” success story. Aged ...
Why a 19-year-old Bitcoin millionaire built a working Dr. Octopus suit - Digital Trends
Sat Jun 9 10:15, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Four Projects Seek to Solve Ethereum's Privacy Paradox Coindesk Ethereum is transparent to the core. Much like bitcoin , the platform uses this transparency as part of its security – with it in some ways ensuring that users cannot fake transactions. However, new anxieties are emerging regarding this transparency and ...
Four Projects Seek to Solve Ethereum's Privacy Paradox - Coindesk
Fri Jun 8 20:47, 2018 GMT
CitiesSpeak Blockchain in Cities CitiesSpeak The first question most people have about blockchain is, of course, “what is blockchain ?” Those familiar with the term generally associate it with Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies — but it is so much more, and it presents great opportunities for cities ...
Blockchain in Cities - CitiesSpeak
Sat Jun 9 07:30, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph China as a Prime Example of “ Blockchain Before Bitcoin ” Policy Cointelegraph ... use in healthcare industry. Here's how China got there, and how state-supported blockchain adoption can coincide with severe cryptocurrency regulation. ... Bitmain's co-chief executive Jihan Wu. Repressive tendencies of the state have been ... and more »
China as a Prime Example of “Blockchain Before Bitcoin” Policy - Cointelegraph
Sat Jun 9 07:01, 2018 GMT
Financial Times ' Bitcoin whales' control third of market with $37.5bn holdings Financial Times A mysterious cluster of 1,600 investors known colloquially as “ bitcoin whales” collectively hold $37.5bn of the cryptocurrency , or close to a third of the available total, revealing the extent to which wealth is concentrated in the nascent market. Data ... Bitcoin : Who really owns it, the whales or small fry? Irish Times Flash Transfer: Bitcoin Hodlers Dumped $30 Billion Since December Bitcoin News (press release) all 3 news articles »
'Bitcoin whales' control third of market with $37.5bn holdings - Financial Times
Fri Jun 8 21:41, 2018 GMT
US regulators demand trading data from bitcoin exchanges in manipulation probe MarketWatch WASHINGTON—Government investigators have demanded that several bitcoin exchanges hand over comprehensive trading data to assist a probe into whether manipulation is distorting prices in markets linked to the cryptocurrency , according to people ... and more »
US regulators demand trading data from bitcoin exchanges in manipulation probe - MarketWatch
Sat Jun 9 06:02, 2018 GMT
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australia has established a security task force to guard against cyber attacks and interference in elections, the government said on Saturday, amid concerns foreign powers are meddling in domestic affairs and ahead of five elections next month.
Australia forms task force to guard elections from cyber attacks
Sat Jun 9 01:21, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Governor of Connecticut Signs Blockchain Working Group Bill Into Law Cointelegraph Connecticut governor Dannel Malloy signed SB 443 into law, which establishes a blockchain working group to study the technology, according to public documents June 6. The working group is also tasked with shaping a plan to “[foster] the expansion of ... and more »
Governor of Connecticut Signs Blockchain Working Group Bill Into Law - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 8 16:01, 2018 GMT
Jackson Clarion Ledger Rebooting your router might not be enough to shake this bug Jackson Clarion Ledger Last week, cyber security experts warned pretty much the entire world to tighten its internet security in the wake of an infiltration by a nasty malware called VPNFilter, which had infected an estimated half million routers in 54 countries and counting ...
Rebooting your router might not be enough to shake this bug - Jackson Clarion Ledger
Fri Jun 8 20:53, 2018 GMT
Fortune A Sit-Down With Billionaire Bitcoin Mining Mogul Jihan Wu of Bitmain Fortune The 32-year-old cofounder and co-CEO of Bitmain, the world's biggest cryptocurrency mining firm, displays a strikingly reserved and gawky demeanor. At the start of an interview in Manhattan in mid-May, when posed with the opening question “What's up?
A Sit-Down With Billionaire Bitcoin Mining Mogul Jihan Wu of Bitmain - Fortune
Fri Jun 8 20:56, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Ledger: Bitcoin Billionaires, R3's Woes, and 'Silicon Valley' Blockchain Advisors Fortune Fortune Ledger: Why did decide to put all of your money into Bitcoin when you heard about it in 2011? What made ... Why Classes on Cryptocurrency , Blockchain , and Bitcoin Are About to Boom at Colleges by Lucinda Shen ... It found thieves stole more ...
The Ledger: Bitcoin Billionaires, R3's Woes, and 'Silicon Valley' Blockchain Advisors - Fortune
Fri Jun 8 14:16, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Cyber security : Nation-state cyber attacks threaten everyone, warns ex-GCHQ boss ZDNet The dynamics of cyber warfare have changed so dramatically that nation-state attacks are now a problem everyone needs to face up to, the former head of the UK's intelligence agency has warned. "Five years ago we were aware of nation-state attacks but ... and more »
Cyber security: Nation-state cyber attacks threaten everyone, warns ex-GCHQ boss - ZDNet
Fri Jun 8 17:32, 2018 GMT
Lifehacker Instead of Buying Bitcoin , Play This Bitcoin Trading Game Lifehacker I've lost over $300,000 worth of bitcoin so far. Now's the bit where I'm supposed to tell you it's all fake, and I only lost it in the cryptocurrency trading simulation game Bitcoin Flip. But no, I actually bought $400 worth of bitcoin back when it was ...
Instead of Buying Bitcoin, Play This Bitcoin Trading Game - Lifehacker
Fri Jun 8 15:49, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Data Shows Switch From 'Hodlers' to Speculators in Bitcoin in Last 6 Months Cointelegraph Data from Chainalysis shows that the amount of Bitcoin owned by long-term investors is now almost equalled by short-term speculators, according to Financial Times report June 8. Chainalysis is a blockchain research company that analyzes “connections ... and more »
Data Shows Switch From 'Hodlers' to Speculators in Bitcoin in Last 6 Months - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 8 15:14, 2018 GMT
Quartz Bitcoin trading in Venezuela is skyrocketing amid 14000% inflation Quartz ... inflation rate, is devaluing its currency by removing three zeros from the bolivar. Local citizens may be taking a different approach: As price increases run rampant, bitcoin transactions denominated in the nation's currency have skyrocketed ... and more »
Bitcoin trading in Venezuela is skyrocketing amid 14000% inflation - Quartz
Fri Jun 8 14:59, 2018 GMT
Forbes Regulatory Concerns Dampen Bitcoin Volatility Forbes While cryptocurrency markets have received some regulatory updates this week, the widespread uncertainty surrounding how government agencies will treat these assets going forward has hindered Bitcoin trading, reducing volumes and clamping down on ...
Regulatory Concerns Dampen Bitcoin Volatility - Forbes
Fri Jun 8 15:14, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Set to Challenge Downtrend in 'Next Couple of Days', Says Fundstrat Advisor Cointelegraph “When we think about what does it take to turn a security, a market, a cryptocurrency around, it first needs to bottom, then it needs to reverse through that uptrend or downtrend, and then it needs to turn that trend positive. So we have step one in ... and more »
Bitcoin Set to Challenge Downtrend in 'Next Couple of Days', Says Fundstrat Advisor - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 8 14:16, 2018 GMT
A Finnish court has ordered seven Internet providers to block access to the popular torrent sites RARBG and YIFY. According to the court, it is clear that the operators of the sites generate substantial revenue by illegally sharing copyright-infringing content. The ISPs are required to use both DNS and IP-address blocking to make the sites unavailable. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Court Orders Finnish ISPs to Block RARBG and YIFY
Fri Jun 8 13:37, 2018 GMT
Forbes What's Next For Bitcoin : $14000 Or $1600? Forbes Investors are aching to see some kind of a meaningful trend emerging for Bitcoin . But the only thing that you can see from the Bitcoin price for the past few months is just a sideway movement and a narrow range. Since February 2018 we have marked a ...
What's Next For Bitcoin: $14000 Or $1600? - Forbes
Fri Jun 8 12:05, 2018 GMT
TNW Research: Only 10% of Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is used for transactions TNW When Bitcoin Cash (BCH) – a hard fork of the world's apex cryptocurrency Bitcoin (BTC) – first took off last August, it promised to solve BTC's soaring transaction fees and make cryptocurrencies a viable option for everyday transfers once more. But it ... and more »
Research: Only 10% of Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is used for transactions - TNW
Fri Jun 8 12:32, 2018 GMT
Things will only get worse for bitcoin , says analyst MarketWatch Coming off last week's lull, bitcoin traders hoped the market would provide them with some direction. This has not been the case. The No. 1 digital currency is on track to top last weeks' record tight range for 2018, having not traded outside of the $7 ...
Things will only get worse for bitcoin, says analyst - MarketWatch
Fri Jun 8 12:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes 5 Tips On Using Cryptocurrency To Improve Your Marketing Efforts Forbes In case you aren't familiar, a cryptocurrency is a digital currency that normally relies on technology called the blockchain to record transactions in a secure, peer-to-peer ledger. While the technical details aren't vital at this stage, ... Bitcoin is ...
5 Tips On Using Cryptocurrency To Improve Your Marketing Efforts - Forbes
Fri Jun 8 11:31, 2018 GMT
Forbes What's Coming: Blockchain And Advertising Forbes " Blockchain marketing" is the buzzword for 2018. So much so that the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) released their " Blockchain for Video Advertising" whitepaper detailing how this new technology will revolutionize the digital advertising supply ... and more »
What's Coming: Blockchain And Advertising - Forbes
Fri Jun 8 10:43, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Which Way? Bitcoin's Low Volatility May Force Big Move Coindesk Since May 24, the cryptocurrency has been restricted to a range of $7,000–$7,800 range, which is already very tight, but the price has barely moved in the last 36 hours, likely indicating an indecisive market. Daily volatility, as indicated by the ...
Which Way? Bitcoin's Low Volatility May Force Big Move - Coindesk
Fri Jun 8 07:58, 2018 GMT
Quartz India's bitcoin boom is fueling a surge in cryptocurrency crime Quartz If a dithering government, a vacationing court, and an unfriendly central bank weren't bad enough, India's embattled cryptocurrency ecosystem is now staring at another problem—a spate of crimes. The most prominent scam involving digital currencies in ... and more »
India's bitcoin boom is fueling a surge in cryptocurrency crime - Quartz
Fri Jun 8 12:00, 2018 GMT
GlobeNewswire (press release) SafeDNS Internet Security and Parental Control System Enhances Dovado Routers GlobeNewswire (press release) Alexandria, VA, June 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- We are very proud and excited to announce that recently Dovado, a Swedish router manufacturer (Dovado.com), has released its PRO AC router with an integrated SafeDNS filtering module. Dovado ...
SafeDNS Internet Security and Parental Control System Enhances Dovado Routers - GlobeNewswire (press release)
Fri Jun 8 07:53, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Is Critical To The Future Of Data Storage -- Here's Why Forbes Ordinary people can now rent out part of their unused hard drive space and earn money for doing so. The ability to leverage excess storage capacity has become a reality thanks to the incentives being offered by various companies that are seeking to ...
Blockchain Is Critical To The Future Of Data Storage -- Here's Why - Forbes
Fri Jun 8 05:03, 2018 GMT
Anti-“fake news” bill gives French state unchecked Internet censorship powers World Socialist Web Site On Thursday, the National Assembly began debating French President Emmanuel Macron's draconian bill empowering the state to censor the Internet during the three months prior to any national election. The bill marks a vast new attack on freedom of ... and more »
Anti-“fake news” bill gives French state unchecked Internet censorship powers - World Socialist Web Site
Fri Jun 8 07:01, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Andy Warhol Is a Bitcoin Star for 15 Minutes Bloomberg A British gallery is promising to sell up to 49 percent of Warhol's 14 Small Electric Chairs in a blockchain -powered online auction. Buyers can ... Imagine what the combined volatility of cryptocurrency markets and the art market might create in times ... Andy Warhol Art To Be Sold For Bitcoin Via Ethereum Blockchain Forbes Andy Warhol Painting to Be Sold via Blockchain in 'World's First' Crypto Art Auction Cointelegraph Crypto Auction: $5.6 Million Andy Warhol Art to be Sold via Ethereum Blockchain CCN all 21 news articles »
Andy Warhol Is a Bitcoin Star for 15 Minutes - Bloomberg
Thu Jun 7 21:34, 2018 GMT
Computerworld Regulatory uncertainty could stymy blockchain adoption Computerworld Regulators around the globe have been working on how to best handle blockchain networks and the cryptocurrencies the technology enables. For example, the cryptocurrency Ether is now under scrutiny by the SEC, which is reportedly weighing whether it ...
Regulatory uncertainty could stymy blockchain adoption - Computerworld
Fri Jun 8 08:27, 2018 GMT
Despite every effort to stop it in its tracks, Cuba saw the successful completion of its first independent art biennial, organised without the support of the state The post Cuba’s first alternative art biennial: “We built an inclusive space of free creation and true collaboration” appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Cuba’s first alternative art biennial: “We built an inclusive space of free creation and true collaboration”
Fri Jun 8 06:53, 2018 GMT
Russia's State Duma has adopted a bill that will see search engines fined for offering links to VPNs and other anonymizers that have been banned in the country. Fines will also be handed out to search engines that fail to connect to a resource offering up-to-date information on what domains should be rendered inaccessible. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Russian Govt Approves Fines For Search Engines Linking to Banned VPNs
Fri Jun 8 04:04, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Blockchain's Once-Feared 51% Attack Is Now Becoming Regular Coindesk Through three successful attacks of zencash (a lesser-known cryptocurrency that's a fork of a fork of privacy-minded Zcash), the attacker was able to run off with about more than 21,000 zen (the zencash token) worth well over $500,000 at the time of ...
Blockchain's Once-Feared 51% Attack Is Now Becoming Regular - Coindesk
Fri Jun 8 04:02, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Who really owns bitcoin now? Financial Times On the final day in his insurance job last week after 14 years in the sector, Donnie wore a T-shirt emblazoned with a rocket logo, the symbol for bitcoin , and the slogan “to the moon”. The phrase, one that characterises the fervour espoused by bitcoin  ...
Who really owns bitcoin now? - Financial Times
Thu Jun 7 21:33, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin has gone 173 days without hitting an all-time high — its longest stretch in about 2 years MarketWatch Bitcoin prices rose Thursday, but the cryptocurrency hung below $8,000, highlighting a fallow period for the asset that has traversed its longest stretch without marking a fresh record in two years. According to Charlie Bilello, director of research at ... Bitcoin ETF Dreams Kept Alive With New SEC Filing Bloomberg VanEck tries a third time for a bitcoin ETF CNBC Cryptocurrency Market Gains Stability, Volume Still Low But More Bullish CCN Cointelegraph  - Coindesk  - Wall Street Journal  - SEC.gov all 47 news articles »
Bitcoin has gone 173 days without hitting an all-time high — its longest stretch in about 2 years - MarketWatch
Thu Jun 7 23:00, 2018 GMT
PBS NewsHour Cheap power drew bitcoin miners to this small city. Then came the backlash PBS NewsHour Plattsburgh, New York, doesn't look like ground zero for a gold rush. But cryptocurrency prospectors have installed thousands of energy-gobbling mining machines while taking advantage of dirt-cheap electric rates. And the invasion has some locals up in ...
Cheap power drew bitcoin miners to this small city. Then came the backlash - PBS NewsHour
Thu Jun 7 19:31, 2018 GMT
Forbes US Cryptocurrency Regulators Show Unified Front To New York City Bar Lawyers Forbes Speaking on a panel about the various regulatory perspectives on cryptocurrencies, their underlying blockchain technology and the resulting fundraising mechanisms called initial coin offerings (ICOs), the head of the SEC's newly created cyber unit ...
US Cryptocurrency Regulators Show Unified Front To New York City Bar Lawyers - Forbes
Thu Jun 7 22:51, 2018 GMT
Fortune Warren Buffett and Jamie Dimon on Bitcoin : 'Just Beware' Fortune Dimon has also critiqued the cryptocurrency . Last fall he called Bitcoin a “fraud.” In January, he walked back those comments, saying in an interview on Fox Business, that “the blockchain is real,” a reference to Bitcoin's underlying open accounting ... 'Just Beware' Is All Jamie Dimon Will Say About Bitcoin Coindesk Bitcoin bashing: buyers beware? Fox Business 'Beware': Jamie Dimon and Warren Buffett Double Down as Bitcoin Critics CCN CNBC all 94 news articles »
Warren Buffett and Jamie Dimon on Bitcoin: 'Just Beware' - Fortune
Thu Jun 7 22:55, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin is bottoming and it could be poised for a breakout ahead, according to a top technician CNBC Robert Sluymer, Fundstrat Global Advisors, says there's a bitcoin breakout ahead. Bitcoin's next move, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders, Pete Najarian, Tim Seymour, David Seaburg and Guy Adami. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
Bitcoin is bottoming and it could be poised for a breakout ahead, according to a top technician - CNBC
Thu Jun 7 12:02, 2018 GMT
Coindesk FOAM and the Dream to Map the World on Ethereum Coindesk While an augmented reality mobile app used to collect funny-looking, digital critters might sound like a silly (or useless) service to re-architect with blockchain , the developers at ethereum startup FOAM make a compelling case. "The problem is that ...
FOAM and the Dream to Map the World on Ethereum - Coindesk
Thu Jun 7 20:10, 2018 GMT
Inc.com Blockchain Is Here to Stay. Here Are 3 Ways You Can Use It in Your Business Inc.com You have certainly heard of the blockchain revolution. Blockchain , cryptocurrency , and bitcoin are all over the news. You may be intrigued, you may be horrified, or you may feel some of both. But you can't afford to ignore major trends in new technology.
Blockchain Is Here to Stay. Here Are 3 Ways You Can Use It in Your Business - Inc.com
Thu Jun 7 19:23, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Quebec Halts Bitcoin Mining Power Requests Amid Booming Demand Bloomberg Chief Executive Officer Eric Martel said in a February interview that the utility had received “hundreds of applications” from bitcoin miners in the previous weeks, which would need more than 9,000 megawatts of energy -- about one-quarter of the ... and more »
Quebec Halts Bitcoin Mining Power Requests Amid Booming Demand - Bloomberg
Thu Jun 7 18:30, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Market Update: Major Coins Stem Further Losses, With Bitcoin Brushing $7700 Cointelegraph Bitcoin's regulatory status is evidently more clear-cut than major altcoins Ethereum (ETH) and Ripple (XRP), both of whose representatives have emphatically rejected security classifications, although their regulatory status in the eyes of the SEC ... Ethereum price: Why did ETH fall this morning? How far could it drop? Express.co.uk all 44 news articles »
Crypto Market Update: Major Coins Stem Further Losses, With Bitcoin Brushing $7700 - Cointelegraph
Thu Jun 7 15:59, 2018 GMT
Coindesk 'Dungeon Defenders' Game Maker to Integrate Blockchain In Sequel Coindesk Video game publisher Trendy Entertainment is partnering with startup Signal Zero to integrate a blockchain -based rewards system with its flagship Dungeon Defenders franchise. Trendy, best known for creating the popular Dungeon Defenders series, will ... Dungeon Defenders 2 to Offer Blockchain Rewards in 2019 IGN all 4 news articles »
'Dungeon Defenders' Game Maker to Integrate Blockchain In Sequel - Coindesk
Thu Jun 7 19:05, 2018 GMT
CNBC Crypto companies 'running towards' regulation is good for bitcoin , analyst Tom Lee says CNBC Moves by two major companies in the cryptocurrency space this week could be evidence that regulation is smoothing out, which could bode well for struggling bitcoin prices, according to one closely-followed analyst. "We believe the regulatory picture is ...
Crypto companies 'running towards' regulation is good for bitcoin, analyst Tom Lee says - CNBC
Thu Jun 7 17:10, 2018 GMT
Coindesk 'Just Beware' Is All Jamie Dimon Will Say About Bitcoin Coindesk During the joint interview, both Dimon and Buffett were asked about their views on cryptocurrency – a subject that, for the two, has sparked more than a degree of controversy – and which one "hates bitcoin more?" Indeed, Dimon infamously branded ... Bitcoin bashing: buyers beware? Fox Business Warren Buffett and Jamie Dimon on bitcoin : Beware CNBC 'Beware': Jamie Dimon and Warren Buffett Double Down as Bitcoin Critics CCN all 82 news articles »
'Just Beware' Is All Jamie Dimon Will Say About Bitcoin - Coindesk
Thu Jun 7 15:26, 2018 GMT
TNW Cryptocurrency companies realize they can't fight the government forever TNW While early regulatory challenges, particularly in Asian countries, forced cryptocurrency exchanges like Binance and OKEx to seek shelter in locations like Malta (where legislation tends to be more favorable to blockchain companies), other exchanges ... and more »
Cryptocurrency companies realize they can't fight the government forever - TNW
Thu Jun 7 12:04, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockchain -Based Galaxy Game Offers Rare, Collectable Planets That Can Be Sold for Crypto Cointelegraph A team of developers say they are in the final stages of beta testing for a “revolutionary” online game which allows players to explore an entire galaxy based on blockchain . 0xUniverse is the first Ethereum -powered title from 0xGames – and together, ...
Blockchain-Based Galaxy Game Offers Rare, Collectable Planets That Can Be Sold for Crypto - Cointelegraph
Thu Jun 7 13:04, 2018 GMT
Forbes Andy Warhol Art To Be Sold For Bitcoin Via Blockchain Forbes In the latest landmark for Bitcoin , cryptocurrency and blockchain technology, a London art gallery will later this month auction a portion of Andy Warhol's 1980 work 14 Small Electric Chairs for cryptocurrencies. Dadiani Fine Art in London's upmarket ... and more »
Andy Warhol Art To Be Sold For Bitcoin Via Blockchain - Forbes
Thu Jun 7 14:18, 2018 GMT
The Independent Bitcoin price forecast to double as experts revise cryptocurrency predictions The Independent While the cryptocurrency markets continue to settle, the short-term forecast is expected to remain relatively stagnant. "I believe bitcoin's price will continue to fluctuate between $6,500 and $8,500 in the coming weeks," David Hanson, a blockchain ... Contract and Tort Law (Not Property) Are Required for Blockchain Property Transactions Law.com Morgan Stanley Offers Insight Into Bitcoin , Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Blockchain News all 13 news articles »
Bitcoin price forecast to double as experts revise cryptocurrency predictions - The Independent
Thu Jun 7 13:35, 2018 GMT
MONTREAL (Reuters) - Canada's Quebec province on Thursday said it would halt allowing new blockchain mining projects to go online, saying it wants to first set new rules that could include higher electricity rates and requirements on job creation.
Canada's Quebec halts crypto mining projects, may raise fees
Thu Jun 7 11:13, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bullish Signals Hint at Bitcoin Price Breakout Coindesk As of writing, the cryptocurrency is trading at $7,770 on Bitfinex, having been stuck in a narrowing price range (pennant) for months now. Defense of $7,000 last week and the 9.3 percent rise from the last week's low of $7,040 have neutralized the ...
Bullish Signals Hint at Bitcoin Price Breakout - Coindesk
Thu Jun 7 12:01, 2018 GMT
The Denver Post When cryptocurrency and regulators collide, blockchain startups just want clarity The Denver Post After all, hundreds of ICOs had already raised billions to help fund blockchain -based ideas worldwide — with mixed results. Some, including Filecoin, raised over $200 million and plan to use blockchain to reinvent how files are stored online. Others ... and more »
When cryptocurrency and regulators collide, blockchain startups just want clarity - The Denver Post
Thu Jun 7 10:47, 2018 GMT
Dutch Central Bank: Blockchain 'Promising But Inefficient' in Payments Coindesk Blockchain technology isn't a beneficial addition to the payment system in the Netherlands – at least not yet, according to the country's central bank. In a blog post published Thursday, De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) came to the conclusion that ... and more »
Dutch Central Bank: Blockchain 'Promising But Inefficient' in Payments - Coindesk
Thu Jun 7 03:00, 2018 GMT
Gizmodo Government Researchers Say It's Only a 'Matter of Time' Until a Commercial Airline is Hacked Gizmodo Here's a fun thing to think about as you plan your next vacation: researchers at a number of government agencies including the Department of Homeland Security believe that a cyberattack against an airplane is inevitable and could lead to a ... and more »
Government Researchers Say It's Only a 'Matter of Time' Until a Commercial Airline is Hacked - Gizmodo
Thu Jun 7 13:08, 2018 GMT
CNBC $1.1 billion in cryptocurrency has been stolen this year, and it was apparently easy to do CNBC Roughly $1.1 billion worth of cryptocurrency was stolen in the first half of 2018, and unfortunately for owners, it's pretty easy to do, according to cybersecurity company Carbon Black. Criminals use what's known as the dark ... As the price of bitcoin ...
$1.1 billion in cryptocurrency has been stolen this year, and it was apparently easy to do - CNBC
Thu Jun 7 11:05, 2018 GMT
Experts working on the security of journalists, press freedom and freedom of expression gather in London to discuss trends that are contributing to a decline in media freedom in the US, and what needs to happen to reverse the situation The post First Amendment under threat? appeared first on Index on Censorship .
First Amendment under threat?
Wed Jun 6 19:25, 2018 GMT
The Telegraph India Internet block hits residents The Telegraph India Shillong: Suspension of Internet services in mobile phones here has hit a cross-section of people, including students, while the government has assured that the services will be restored once law and order normalises. "The admission process for ...
Internet block hits residents - The Telegraph India
Thu Jun 7 01:23, 2018 GMT
Forbes Understanding Blockchain 101: Untangling Myth from Reality Forbes Blockchain is the latest business and technology Holy Grail du jour. It is this year's Artificial Intelligence or Big Data – both now “so yesterday” when measured by fervor. I recently wrote in this space about How Blockchain is Impacting Healthcare ...
Understanding Blockchain 101: Untangling Myth from Reality - Forbes
Wed Jun 6 21:50, 2018 GMT
Forbes The 10 Largest Companies In the World Are Now Exploring Blockchain Forbes Love it or hate, the biggest companies in the world just can't ignore blockchain any longer. The distributed ledger technology that first let owners of the bitcoin cryptocurrency exchange value without a bank has forced its way into the research and ... and more »
The 10 Largest Companies In the World Are Now Exploring Blockchain - Forbes
Wed Jun 6 18:56, 2018 GMT
Forbes Re-Visiting The ' Blockchain ' Stocks Forbes Remember back in December, where it seemed any company could incorporate blockchain into its strategy or even into its name to and have its stock price soar? Longfin Corp. debuted in December at just over $5 dollars, skyrocketed to over $70 in a few ... Ex-Iced Tea Maker 'Long Blockchain ' Faces Reckoning as Nasdaq Prepares to Delist Its Shares CCN all 5 news articles »
Re-Visiting The 'Blockchain' Stocks - Forbes
Wed Jun 6 14:52, 2018 GMT
CNBC SEC chairman: Cryptocurrencies like bitcoin are not securities CNBC SEC chairman: Cryptocurrencies like bitcoin are not securities. 9 Hours Ago. SEC Chairman Jay Clayton speaks with CNBC's Bob Pisani about what he sees for the future of blockchain , cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICO). Watch CNBC Live TV ...
SEC chairman: Cryptocurrencies like bitcoin are not securities - CNBC
Wed Jun 6 23:39, 2018 GMT
Curation is hard, so Valve won't do it anymore.
Steam says it will stop censoring games, publish anything that isn't illegal or trolling - CNET
Wed Jun 6 22:53, 2018 GMT
(Reuters) - The Atlanta cyber attack has had a more serious impact on the city's ability to deliver basic services than previously understood, a city official said at a public meeting on Wednesday, as she proposed an additional $9.5 million to help pay for recovery costs.
Atlanta officials reveal worsening effects of cyber attack
Wed Jun 6 12:15, 2018 GMT
Forbes Your Device And Your Power, My Bitcoin Part I Forbes The most famous cryptocurrency is Bitcoin . In its whitepaper, the ... With the history data hashed and the majority of nodes agreeing to use the longest blockchain , it is mathematically hard to fake transactions or create a different transition history ... and more »
Your Device And Your Power, My Bitcoin Part I - Forbes
Wed Jun 6 19:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Buying on the Rise Again in Venezuela Cointelegraph Venezuelans' interest in buying Bitcoin has increased significantly over the last three months, Criptonoticias news outlet reports Wednesday, June 6, citing data from the LocalBitcoins exchange. Venezuela experienced its first cryptocurrency boom in ...
Bitcoin Buying on the Rise Again in Venezuela - Cointelegraph
Wed Jun 6 15:57, 2018 GMT
Forbes 5 Things Those Who Haven't Used Bitcoin Need To Know About Cryptocurrency Forbes There are two kinds of people in the world: Bitcoiners and "no-coiners." No-coiners don't 'get bitcoin ' because to understand it you have to own it and use it. It's even better to mine it to make the mental jump. For me it was mining as my old 1060 ...
5 Things Those Who Haven't Used Bitcoin Need To Know About Cryptocurrency - Forbes
Wed Jun 6 14:33, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Mining Firm Coinmint Confirms Plans for $700 Mln Project in Upstate NY Cointelegraph Cloud mining service Coinmint confirmed it would press ahead with opening a Bitcoin mining plant in an abandoned smokestack in Upstate New York, CNBC reports June 5. The move, which authorities greenlighted in January, will see the company invest ... and more »
Bitcoin Mining Firm Coinmint Confirms Plans for $700 Mln Project in Upstate NY - Cointelegraph
Wed Jun 6 15:00, 2018 GMT
Trefis Research cuts year-end bitcoin price target to $12500 from $15000 MarketWatch “Adjusting our forecast for transaction volumes in our interactive Bitcoin Price Estimator now leads to a year-end price target of around $12,500—down from our earlier estimate of $15,000,” wrote Trefis in a June 5 research note. “The global ...
Trefis Research cuts year-end bitcoin price target to $12500 from $15000 - MarketWatch
Wed Jun 6 14:12, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Ethereum Software Parity to Update After Critical Bug Detected Coindesk A critical consensus bug has been uncovered in a testing environment used by one of the two principal softwares crucial to the operation of the world's second-largest blockchain . Revealed last night by UK-based Parity Technologies in a blog post, the ... and more »
Ethereum Software Parity to Update After Critical Bug Detected - Coindesk
Wed Jun 6 13:48, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin ETF Dreams Kept Alive With New SEC Filing Bloomberg The SEC asked companies to pull about a dozen applications for cryptocurrency -linked products in January, and last year rejected the Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust ETF. SolidX and VanEck were among the companies who had filed to list funds. They hope to have ... New Bitcoin ETF Would Set Buyers Back $200000 Wall Street Journal all 5 news articles »
Bitcoin ETF Dreams Kept Alive With New SEC Filing - Bloomberg
Wed Jun 6 08:50, 2018 GMT
Quartz China is suddenly full of nice things to say about blockchain technology Quartz Last weekend TV viewers in China learned that “the value of blockchain is 10 times that of the internet.” The source? China Central Television (CCTV), the government-controlled main broadcaster. It was perhaps the biggest official endorsement of the ... Blockchain and cryptocurrency jargon buster Financial Times all 162 news articles »
China is suddenly full of nice things to say about blockchain technology - Quartz
Wed Jun 6 13:24, 2018 GMT
US tech has fans in Pyongyang thanks to sanctions loopholes.
North Korea is using Microsoft, Apple and Samsung tech in its cyberattacks - CNET
Wed Jun 6 13:12, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Ripple Smart Contracts Creator Targets Ethereum with New Tech Launch Coindesk Ripple engineers touted the platform as a model for interoperability at the time, saying it was able to handle not just XRP – the cryptocurrency most closely associated with Ripple – but bitcoin , ether and fiat currencies. ... a delegated proof-of ... and more »
Ripple Smart Contracts Creator Targets Ethereum with New Tech Launch - Coindesk
Wed Jun 6 10:07, 2018 GMT
Investopedia (blog) Google Searches for ' Bitcoin ' Down 75% Investopedia (blog) Comparing the price of bitcoin at the beginning of 2018 with early June, it's easy to see that the digital currency has lost a good deal of its sparkle. In the first few days of the year, the price of BTC climbed above $17,000 briefly. As of this ... and more »
Google Searches for 'Bitcoin' Down 75% - Investopedia (blog)
Wed Jun 6 13:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Game Lets Players Predict 2018 World Cup Winners For Ethereum Cryptocurrency Prizes Forbes Over 3 billion people, almost half the world, tunes in. I've attended two myself,” Federico Goldberg, CEO and co-founder of CryptoCup, said. “We wanted to combine that popularity with blockchain technology in order to build something different than an ...
Blockchain Game Lets Players Predict 2018 World Cup Winners For Ethereum Cryptocurrency Prizes - Forbes
Wed Jun 6 11:41, 2018 GMT
CNBC Blockchain is so hyped right now and many companies will get burned CNBC At this week's Money 20/20 Europe fintech event in Amsterdam, Netherlands, I heard something that underlines exactly the kind of hype cycle we are in right now with blockchain . "Let's just call it a blockchain anyway, we'll get funding," one delegate ...
Blockchain is so hyped right now and many companies will get burned - CNBC
Wed Jun 6 11:10, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Treading Water: Bitcoin Bulls Await Break Above $7780 Coindesk Bitcoin (BTC) continues to operate in bearish territory and only a move above $7,780 would put the bulls back into the driver's seat, the technical charts indicate. As of writing, the cryptocurrency is trading at $7,591 on Bitfinex. The cryptocurrency ...
Treading Water: Bitcoin Bulls Await Break Above $7780 - Coindesk
Wed Jun 6 11:54, 2018 GMT
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Summer magazine launch: Trouble in paradise
Wed Jun 6 10:07, 2018 GMT
Investopedia (blog) What Is Cryptocurrency Spoofing? Investopedia (blog) Bloomberg reported on an investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) launched to determine whether cryptocurrency price manipulation had taken place in the bitcoin network as a result of spoofing. According to the report, authorities at the ...
What Is Cryptocurrency Spoofing? - Investopedia (blog)
Wed Jun 6 08:50, 2018 GMT
Quartz India's biggest cryptocurrency scam gets murkier and murkier Quartz On June 05, British businessman Raj Kundra—the husband of Bollywood actor Shilpa Shetty—was questioned by India's enforcement directorate (ED). He was allegedly involved in a scam that saw Amit Bhardwaj, founder of bitcoin firm GainBitcoin, ... and more »
India's biggest cryptocurrency scam gets murkier and murkier - Quartz
Wed Jun 6 08:27, 2018 GMT
Politico Lobbyists cash in on bitcoin Politico The latest POLITICO Money podcast explains what's happening with bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, including the potential for new federal oversight and congressional scrutiny. POLITICO's Colin Wilhelm explains how lobbyists are cashing in on the ...
Lobbyists cash in on bitcoin - Politico
Wed Jun 6 04:09, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Testing for Ethereum's Coming Consensus Change Is Moving Ahead Coindesk A hotly anticipated change aimed at ridding ethereum of its bitcoin -inspired mining process is moving forward in testing, with the platform's popular software clients now participating in review. Following on an April software release that saw the idea ...
Testing for Ethereum's Coming Consensus Change Is Moving Ahead - Coindesk
Wed Jun 6 03:01, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Blockchain offers cure for patients' fragmented medical records Financial Times Data is to modern medicine what the microscope was to enlightenment physicians, expanding our understanding of human biology and helping us to more skilfully heal the sick. Its biggest drawback is fragmentation. Hospitals, general practitioners and ...
Blockchain offers cure for patients' fragmented medical records - Financial Times
Wed Jun 6 03:01, 2018 GMT
Financial Times From farm to plate, blockchain dishes up simple food tracking Financial Times Blockchain may have started life as the technology underlying cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin but it is quietly starting to revolutionise a far more prosaic sector: the world of food and drink. The industry has long been ripe for a shake-up. Supply ...
From farm to plate, blockchain dishes up simple food tracking - Financial Times
Wed Jun 6 03:01, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Insurers hope blockchain will fill their sails Financial Times When Maersk's container ships embark on their voyages around the world over the next few months, their hulls will be tracked and insured via a blockchain - based system. Blockchain will also be used to help decide how the ships will be insured if they ...
Insurers hope blockchain will fill their sails - Financial Times
Wed Jun 6 03:01, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Blockchain and cryptocurrency jargon buster Financial Times However, there are relatively few applications that actually work yet and, like bitcoin , Ethereum's blockchain is also liable to getting clogged up with transactions. Ethereum underpins many of the blockchain projects that sprung up last year. It ... and more »
Blockchain and cryptocurrency jargon buster - Financial Times
Tue Jun 5 22:37, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Hype Reaches YouTube Space Forbes Blockchain is coming and it is going to revolutionize the world! Even online video! Or so goes the latest twitter snark alongside sincere hype from the Silicon Valley huckster. Blockchain startups are everywhere and can be used in literally all things ...
Blockchain Hype Reaches YouTube Space - Forbes
Tue Jun 5 17:51, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Owes Its Success To Blockchain Forbes Today's transactions are besieged with attacks from cybercriminals, but a distributed digital ledger technology called blockchain is changing the future of the financial services industry. Trillions of dollars circulate through the global financial ...
Bitcoin Owes Its Success To Blockchain - Forbes
Tue Jun 5 12:34, 2018 GMT
The Market Oracle Progressive Google Internet Censorship The Market Oracle Compare this effort with the recent Google update just created a big problem for anti- censorship tools, "App developers won't be able to use Google to get around internet censorship anymore. The Google App Engine is discontinuing a practice called ...
Progressive Google Internet Censorship - The Market Oracle
Tue Jun 5 17:55, 2018 GMT
Forbes Lowering Year-End Bitcoin Price Estimate To $12500 Due To Weaker Transaction Volume Outlook Forbes Bitcoin prices saw a sharp decline over the month of May – falling from nearly $10,000 at the beginning of the month to a low of almost $7,100. Although the cryptocurrency reversed some of its losses over the last few days of the month, there has been ... Op-ed: Investing in Cryptocurrency — A Beginner's Guide CCN all 31 news articles »
Lowering Year-End Bitcoin Price Estimate To $12500 Due To Weaker Transaction Volume Outlook - Forbes
Tue Jun 5 18:04, 2018 GMT
Forbes Request Highlights Need For More Tax Guidance On Cryptocurrency Forbes And that's just bitcoin (BTC). It doesn't include other virtual currencies like Ripple or Ethereum . (You can download the official 2014 IRS guidance as a pdf here.) The guidance made it clear that, for tax purposes, virtual currency is treated as a ... and more »
Request Highlights Need For More Tax Guidance On Cryptocurrency - Forbes
Tue Jun 5 20:41, 2018 GMT
New York Times One Firm Is Way Ahead of Wall St. on Bitcoin New York Times But Susquehanna kept its one Bitcoin trader on board, and then added a few more last year when the cryptocurrency markets took off. The firm decided to step up its operation, and go out to clients, after seeing the success of Bitcoin futures contracts ... and more »
One Firm Is Way Ahead of Wall St. on Bitcoin - New York Times
Tue Jun 5 18:47, 2018 GMT
Cryptos stage rally as bitcoin volatility gauge touches 1-year low MarketWatch The 30-day bitcoin volatility index, which tracks the standard deviation of returns for the past one -month and two month periods, recently put in a one-year low, trading at 2.77%, the lowest level since May 2017 and is down from 8.02% since the ...
Cryptos stage rally as bitcoin volatility gauge touches 1-year low - MarketWatch
Tue Jun 5 18:56, 2018 GMT
MarketWatch 'Fortnite' more important than cryptocurrency to large companies during earnings season MarketWatch Aside from bitcoin , MarketWatch also included Ethereum ETHUSD, +2.19% , Ripple XRPUSD, +2.78% , Litecoin LTCUSD, +1.25% and Monero XMRUSD, +4.06% in its search for references to cryptocurrency in earnings transcripts. Including “Fortnite” ...
'Fortnite' more important than cryptocurrency to large companies during earnings season - MarketWatch
Tue Jun 5 08:06, 2018 GMT
GreenBiz We need to talk about blockchain — together GreenBiz We need to talk about blockchain . Blockchain offers immense opportunities to achieve business and sustainability goals, but it will take serious collaboration to unleash its full potential. Companies are experimenting with applications of blockchain to ...
We need to talk about blockchain — together - GreenBiz
Tue Jun 5 16:15, 2018 GMT
CNBC Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex briefly halts trading after cyber attack CNBC Bitfinex was founded in Hong Kong in 2012 as a peer-to-peer bitcoin exchange, and later added support for other cryptocurrencies. Last June, hackers targeted it and other exchanges as bitcoin rallied. Bitfinex also suspended trading in August 2016 ... and more »
Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex briefly halts trading after cyber attack - CNBC
Tue Jun 5 15:15, 2018 GMT
Bahrain’s High Criminal Court of Appeal has upheld a five-year conviction for human rights activist Nabeel Rajab for critical tweets made from his account The post Bahraini court upholds Nabeel Rajab’s five-year prison sentence appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Bahraini court upholds Nabeel Rajab’s five-year prison sentence
Tue Jun 5 13:03, 2018 GMT
CNBC Jim Chanos says cryptocurrency is 'masquerading as a technological breakthrough' CNBC Jim Chanos, who predicted the fall of Enron, has serious doubts about the legitimacy of bitcoin . "This is simply a security speculation game masquerading as a technological breakthrough in monetary policy," Chanos in an interview with the Institute for ... CHANOS: 'The last thing I'd want to own is bitcoin if the grid goes down' Business Insider Chanos Calls Bitcoin 'Last Thing I'd Want to Own' in a Crisis Bloomberg all 14 news articles »
Jim Chanos says cryptocurrency is 'masquerading as a technological breakthrough' - CNBC
Tue Jun 5 13:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Former NBA Commissioner Emerges From Retirement To Back Ethereum -Based Cryptocurrency Forbes My initial thoughts about Bitcoin and blockchain were that we were witnessing a modern day version of the tulip frenzy that would come to nothing and fizzle out. I then came to understand that blockchain technology had much to offer with respect to a ... and more »
Former NBA Commissioner Emerges From Retirement To Back Ethereum-Based Cryptocurrency - Forbes
Tue Jun 5 14:09, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Magic Number? Chart Data Hints at June 6 Bitcoin Boost Coindesk A major reprieve just may be in the offing for the battered bitcoin bulls in the next 36 hours – if, that is, historical patterns repeat themselves. Intriguingly, the cryptocurrency tends to take a significant change of direction on the sixth day of ... and more »
Magic Number? Chart Data Hints at June 6 Bitcoin Boost - Coindesk
Tue Jun 5 13:46, 2018 GMT
Meduza Russian lawmakers approve fines against those who circumvent Internet censorship Meduza Russia's law on VPN services and Internet anonymizers entered force on November 1, 2017. The Federal Security Agency and other law enforcement agencies are authorized to designate websites and online services that violate Russia's Internet censorship . and more »
Russian lawmakers approve fines against those who circumvent Internet censorship - Meduza
Tue Jun 5 13:42, 2018 GMT
The last time Onur Erem and his girlfriend Zehra Doğan, a Turkish artist and journalist, met face-to-face, she was chirpy and seemed happy, he recalls The post Turkish artists continue their work in the face of repression appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Turkish artists continue their work in the face of repression
Tue Jun 5 12:14, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Denmark Joins EU Blockchain Partnership, Plans to Implement Tech in Shipping Cointelegraph Brian Mikkelsen, the Danish Minister for Industry, Business and Financial Affairs, said after signing the declaration Monday that Denmark will be “the first country in the world [to] use blockchain technology to register ships in the Danish ship registers. and more »
Denmark Joins EU Blockchain Partnership, Plans to Implement Tech in Shipping - Cointelegraph
Tue Jun 5 12:55, 2018 GMT
MarketWatch Bitcoin is 'the last thing I'd want to own' if the grid goes down, says famed short seller Jim Chanos MarketWatch Famed short seller Jim Chanos is the latest high profile investor to pour scorn on bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. In an interview with the Institute for New Economic Thinking, the guy who predicted the downfall of energy company Enron Corp. said ... Jim Chanos says cryptocurrency is 'masquerading as a technological breakthrough' CNBC CHANOS: 'The last thing I'd want to own is bitcoin if the grid goes down' Business Insider Chanos Calls Bitcoin 'Last Thing I'd Want to Own' in a Crisis Bloomberg all 12 news articles »
Bitcoin is 'the last thing I'd want to own' if the grid goes down, says famed short seller Jim Chanos - MarketWatch
Tue Jun 5 11:48, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin is not the 'panacea' people thought it would be, Ripple CEO says CNBC He explained that the bitcoin blockchain , the technology that underpins the cryptocurrency , is "quite slow," whereas XRP transactions are "a thousand times faster." The average transaction time for bitcoin was 42 minutes as of Tuesday, according to ... Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA: Price Analysis, June 01 Cointelegraph Price Watch: Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin Struggle to Remain Afloat CryptoSlate Last month: Bears & Partnerships! Bitcoin , Ethereum , IOTA least affected; Ripple, TRON, EOS affected the most! AMBCrypto Express.co.uk all 118 news articles »
Bitcoin is not the 'panacea' people thought it would be, Ripple CEO says - CNBC
Tue Jun 5 12:17, 2018 GMT
TNW Watch Tim Draper 'rap' about Bitcoin at #TNW2018 TNW Tim Draper, American venture capital investor and a known name in the cryptocurrency industry, was speaking at the TNW Conference last month when he did something that confirmed his position as the biggest Bitcoin nerd of all. ... leave it up to you to ...
Watch Tim Draper 'rap' about Bitcoin at #TNW2018 - TNW
Tue Jun 5 00:25, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph CNBC: Google Searches for Bitcoin Down 75% Since Early 2018 Cointelegraph Google searches for other cryptocurrencies are also in decline, according to CNBC. Ethereum - the second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization - has dropped by 70 percent since early 2018, Bitcoin Cash has lost 82 percent and XRP fell 87 percent. Google searches for ' bitcoin ' nosedive 75% this year as interest in struggling cryptocurrency wanes CNBC Bitcoin Interest Drops 90 Percent from December, Google Trends newsBTC all 5 news articles »
CNBC: Google Searches for Bitcoin Down 75% Since Early 2018 - Cointelegraph
Tue Jun 5 10:09, 2018 GMT
Fortune Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Wants 'Pure' Bitcoin to Become the Global Internet Currency Fortune The Twitter (twtr, +0.12%) and Square CEO said last month that the internet is “going to have a native currency” and he hoped Bitcoin would be it. “I buy into what Jack Dorsey says, not that I necessarily believe it's going to happen, but because I ... Steve Wozniak: Bitcoin Is 'The Only Digital Gold' Cointelegraph Money20/20: The Woz Reminds The Bitcoin And Cryptocurrency Community What's Important Forbes Apple Co-Founder Backs Dorsey: Bitcoin Should Become Web's Currency Coindesk CNBC  - The Independent  - Bitcoin Magazine all 40 news articles »
Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Wants 'Pure' Bitcoin to Become the Global Internet Currency - Fortune
Tue Jun 5 10:00, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Failed Breakout Revives Bitcoin's Bull-Bear Tug-of-War Coindesk Bitcoin's retreat from Sunday's high of $7,779 has poured cold water over the bull mood generated by the weekend's positive price action and neutralized the immediate outlook. BTC closed on Sunday (as per UTC) above a key falling trendline resistance ...
Failed Breakout Revives Bitcoin's Bull-Bear Tug-of-War - Coindesk
Tue Jun 5 08:04, 2018 GMT
PYMNTS.com FIS: Blockchain Transformation Must Be Deliberate PYMNTS.com Blockchain isn't fast, said Pigg. The actual processing capabilities are so far from real time that using cryptocurrencies for everyday transactions simply doesn't make sense at this juncture. Bitcoin only processes seven transactions a second, while ...
FIS: Blockchain Transformation Must Be Deliberate - PYMNTS.com
Tue Jun 5 06:33, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Coinbase Wants to Pounce on Another Cryptocurrency Paradise: Japan Wall Street Journal Japan has long been a hotbed for cryptocurrency trading. Rules that took effect in Japan last year established bitcoin as a legitimate payment method and helped the digital currency flourish in the country. About two-thirds of bitcoin trading is yen ... Cryptocurrency Exchange Giant Coinbase is Officially Launching in Japan CCN Coinbase Unveils Plans to Enter the Japanese Market Bitcoin News (press release) all 60 news articles »
Coinbase Wants to Pounce on Another Cryptocurrency Paradise: Japan - Wall Street Journal
Tue Jun 5 02:44, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin 'Dies' for the 300th Time, Trading At $7300 Cointelegraph Bitcoin (BTC) has recently “died” for the 300th time, according to 99Bitcoins Bitcoin obituary list. The cryptocurrency faced its “most recent death” in the latest “obituary” provided by Forbes. Bitcoin celebrates its 300th death anniversary following ...
Bitcoin 'Dies' for the 300th Time, Trading At $7300 - Cointelegraph
Tue Jun 5 00:15, 2018 GMT
The Missoulian Missoula County looks to limit Bitcoin operations The Missoulian Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency , created in 2009, and is the most widely used. Mining involves using large blocks of computers to solve complex mathematical puzzles, and successful miners are paid in cryptocurrency and listed on digital public ...
Missoula County looks to limit Bitcoin operations - The Missoulian
Mon Jun 4 19:02, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Blockchain Technology Can Save The IRS Forbes According to a previously undisclosed Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) document, the IRS plans to spend $291 million updating 140 computer systems to help it implement the new tax law. Those information-technology costs and other back-office operations ...
How Blockchain Technology Can Save The IRS - Forbes
Mon Jun 4 21:01, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Bitcoin Today: Prices Trade Close to Flat as International Headlines Take Focus TheStreet.com Although China banned initial coin offerings (ICOs) in 2017, a healthcare company in the country has reportedly raised about $18 million using a custom cryptocurrency , Investor China reported. The company, Zhaoyun Group, appears to have launched a ...
Bitcoin Today: Prices Trade Close to Flat as International Headlines Take Focus - TheStreet.com
Mon Jun 4 23:51, 2018 GMT
Axios Apple spotlights internet privacy features at WWDC Axios As Facebook continues to be beset with data-sharing controversies, Apple once again aimed to contrast itself with the social network by spotlighting its privacy -focused features Monday at its annual developer conference in San Jose. Why it matters: The ... Apple to debut new ARKit tools at WWDC supporting multi-player augmented reality AppleInsider all 1,297 news articles »
Apple spotlights internet privacy features at WWDC - Axios
Mon Jun 4 19:15, 2018 GMT
Lifehacker How to Win at Bitcoin , With Aaron Lammer and Jay Caspian Kang Lifehacker This week our guests are the hosts of Coin Talk, a podcast about Bitcoin , cryptocurrencies, and the blockchain . Journalists Aaron Lammer and Jay Caspian Kang talk to us about their show, their own adventures trading crypto, and the weird culture of ...
How to Win at Bitcoin, With Aaron Lammer and Jay Caspian Kang - Lifehacker
Mon Jun 4 20:51, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Steve Wozniak: Bitcoin Is 'The Only Digital Gold' Cointelegraph Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak said that “only Bitcoin is pure digital gold” in an interview June 4, reaffirming his belief in the cryptocurrency despite having sold most of his holdings. Speaking to CNBC at the ongoing Money20/20 conference in ... Money20/20: The Woz Reminds The Bitcoin And Cryptocurrency Community What's Important Forbes Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak hopes bitcoin will become a single global currency CNBC Bitcoin should be single global currency, says Apple founder Steve Wozniak The Independent newsBTC  - Express.co.uk all 13 news articles »
Steve Wozniak: Bitcoin Is 'The Only Digital Gold' - Cointelegraph
Mon Jun 4 17:30, 2018 GMT
CNET John McAfee running for US president on pro- cryptocurrency platform CNET McAfee's obsession with cryptocurrency may soon take another unusual turn. In late May, he announced a physical cryptocurrency called the "McAfee Redemption Unit" that will be printed on paper. He describes it as "linked to the blockchain , redeemable, ... and more »
John McAfee running for US president on pro-cryptocurrency platform - CNET
Mon Jun 4 18:23, 2018 GMT
Forbes Money20/20: The Woz Reminds The Bitcoin And Cryptocurrency Community What's Important Forbes Apple co-founder and tech guru Steve Wozniak has warned the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency faithful they need to remember payments is about people — and not get carried away with the Bitcoin price. "Steve Jobs wasn't a computer person, but he was a ... Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak hopes bitcoin will become a single global currency CNBC Bitcoin should be single global currency, says Apple founder Steve Wozniak The Independent Bitcoin news: Apple CEO hopes cryptocurrency will we world's single currency in ten years Express.co.uk all 12 news articles »
Money20/20: The Woz Reminds The Bitcoin And Cryptocurrency Community What's Important - Forbes
Mon Jun 4 19:09, 2018 GMT
Apple's latest features look to block trackers that companies like Facebook and Google use in websites.
All Apple WWDC's privacy features in one place - CNET
Mon Jun 4 19:31, 2018 GMT
Apple beefs up its privacy and security controls for its new Mojave OS, including better protections for its microphone and camera settings.
Mac OS gets better privacy and security features video - CNET
Mon Jun 4 18:14, 2018 GMT
Forbes GDPR Isn't The Answer, But Blockchain Is Forbes Many in the blockchain space are exploring how the GDPR and the blockchain can coexist, as the right to erasure appears to conflict with immutability of the information on a blockchain . That certainly is an important question with lots of variations ...
GDPR Isn't The Answer, But Blockchain Is - Forbes
Mon Jun 4 13:14, 2018 GMT
CSO Online The impact of GDPR on US cybersecurity policy CSO Online Under the GDPR individuals have the right to privacy and to control what happens to their data. ... While cyber security policy is following this traditional trend, the sense of urgency has prompted action from US defense agencies and the executive branch. and more »
The impact of GDPR on US cybersecurity policy - CSO Online
Mon Jun 4 17:31, 2018 GMT
CNBC For all the hype, blockchain applications are still years, even decades away CNBC In theory, blockchain — often referred to as distributed-ledger technology by corporations — cuts costs and increases transaction efficiency because the technology eliminates the need for a third-party intermediary, such as a bank. Bitcoin is the ...
For all the hype, blockchain applications are still years, even decades away - CNBC
Mon Jun 4 15:38, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Our Blockchain 'Can Run The Whole Company', Says Mastercard Vice Chair at Money20/20 Cointelegraph Mastercard has “built a Blockchain that can run the whole” of its network, its vice chair Ann Cairns claimed during the ongoing Money20/20 conference June 4. Speaking at the Amsterdam event, Ann Cairns said the company had deliberately opted to develop ... and more »
Our Blockchain 'Can Run The Whole Company', Says Mastercard Vice Chair at Money20/20 - Cointelegraph
Mon Jun 4 14:33, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Cyber security : We need a better plan to deter hacker attacks says US ZDNet The US needs to fundamentally rethink its strategies for stopping cyber attacks and should develop a tailored approach to deterring each of its key adversaries, according to a new government report. The report published by the US State Department ...
Cyber security: We need a better plan to deter hacker attacks says US - ZDNet
Mon Jun 4 16:33, 2018 GMT
CNBC Google searches for ' bitcoin ' nosedive 75% this year as interest in struggling cryptocurrency wanes CNBC Bitcoin prices have struggled this year, along with the cryptocurrency's ability to capture interest on the internet. Searches for the term " bitcoin " have dropped more than 75 percent since the beginning of this year and roughly halved over three ... and more »
Google searches for 'bitcoin' nosedive 75% this year as interest in struggling cryptocurrency wanes - CNBC
Mon Jun 4 15:14, 2018 GMT
CNBC Estonia says it won't issue a national cryptocurrency and never planned to CNBC A government spokeswoman said the Baltic nation was not looking to issue its own national cryptocurrency as it already uses the euro as its official currency. Instead, Estonia plans to "explore various possibilities" for blockchain technology, such as ... and more »
Estonia says it won't issue a national cryptocurrency and never planned to - CNBC
Mon Jun 4 15:53, 2018 GMT
These signs show bitcoin may finally be bottoming, chart watcher says MarketWatch It's been slim pickings of late for owners of the No.1 digital currency, but coming off a subdued week, there are signals that more fruitful times may lie ahead, says one technical analyst. “While it is premature to conclude the correction is over ... and more »
These signs show bitcoin may finally be bottoming, chart watcher says - MarketWatch
Mon Jun 4 15:57, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney Russian farmers are ditching the ruble for a new cryptocurrency CNNMoney Farmers and small businesses around Kolionovo, 80 miles from the capital, are ditching the ruble and switching to a cryptocurrency -- the kolion -- to pay for local trade. Banker turned farmer Mikhail Shlyapnikov ... Unlike bitcoin , Shlyapnikov's ...
Russian farmers are ditching the ruble for a new cryptocurrency - CNNMoney
Mon Jun 4 15:13, 2018 GMT
CNBC Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak hopes bitcoin will become a single global currency CNBC He recently sold all but one bitcoin , saying that he only wanted to experiment with the technology and not be an investor. "The Woz," as he is often affectionately referred to, also owns two ether, the cryptocurrency associated with the Ethereum ...
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak hopes bitcoin will become a single global currency - CNBC
Mon Jun 4 12:57, 2018 GMT
Fortune Crypto Firms Turn to "Airdrops" to Boost Blockchain Projects Fortune Nothing in life is free. Or is it? A blockchain project called Dfinity last week announced it will give away $35 million worth of digital tokens. The recipients can wait to use the tokens on Dfinity's network—which the company is touting as a “Cloud 3 ...
Crypto Firms Turn to "Airdrops" to Boost Blockchain Projects - Fortune
Mon Jun 4 15:07, 2018 GMT
The EU's plans to modernize copyright law in Europe are moving ahead. With a crucial vote coming up later this month, protests from various opponents are on the rise as well. They warn that the proposed plans will result in "Internet filters" which threaten people's ability to freely share content online. According to Pirate Party MEP Julia Reda, these filters will hurt regular Internet users, but also creators and businesses. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
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Mon Jun 4 13:53, 2018 GMT
The 74 Crypto start-up Ripple donates $50 million to top universities to boost blockchain adoption CNBC There were more than 4,500 job openings with the terms " blockchain " or " cryptocurrency " posted on LinkedIn last year, Ripple said, marking a 150 percent increase from a year earlier. Blockchain is the technology that underpins cryptocurrencies like ... Ripple, Blockchain -Based Payment Network, to Grant $50M to 17 Universities for Blockchain , Cryptocurrency Research ... The 74 all 25 news articles »
Crypto start-up Ripple donates $50 million to top universities to boost blockchain adoption - CNBC
Mon Jun 4 12:02, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Hyperchain Blockchain Creator Completes $234 Million Funding Round Coindesk Qulian Technology, a China-based blockchain platform developer, has announced the completion of a 1.5 billion Chinese yuan ($234 million) Series B funding round. According to an announcement from Qulian on Sunday, the news comes just a week after ... and more »
Hyperchain Blockchain Creator Completes $234 Million Funding Round - Coindesk
Mon Jun 4 12:35, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin begins the week on a sour note MarketWatch Digital currencies struggled to hold on to gains made over the weekend, with all major cryptocurrencies trading in negative territory early Monday. After hitting a 10-day high of $7,768.93 on Sunday, bitcoin , the worlds biggest digital currency, has ...
Bitcoin begins the week on a sour note - MarketWatch
Mon Jun 4 07:34, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk China State TV: Blockchain Is '10 Times More Valuable Than the Internet' CoinDesk By summarizing some of the usual marketing slogans used by potentially fraudulent ICOs and having each speaker to explain them to the station's wide audience base, the program again signaled the station's ongoing efforts to scrutinize cryptocurrency  ...
China State TV: Blockchain Is '10 Times More Valuable Than the Internet' - CoinDesk
Mon Jun 4 11:31, 2018 GMT
CNBC Major bank CEOs say blockchain will underpin the financial industry 'in five years' CNBC Banks have invested millions in developing blockchain applications in recent years, as part of a broader industry effort to try to cut costs and simplify their back-office processes. Rather than a centralized system, blockchain allows multiple parties ...
Major bank CEOs say blockchain will underpin the financial industry 'in five years' - CNBC
Mon Jun 4 09:57, 2018 GMT
Forbes How blockchain investing can access technology without the volatility of cryptocurrencies Forbes While blockchain technology was originally developed for cryptocurrency applications like Bitcoin , cryptocurrencies are just one of many applications of blockchain technology. It can and is being used in health care, manufacturing, banks, stock ... and more »
How blockchain investing can access technology without the volatility of cryptocurrencies - Forbes
Mon Jun 4 10:01, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin's Low Volume Breakout Could Be a Bull Trap Coindesk Bitcoin looks primed for a move to $8,000, but low trading volumes point to the risk of a bull trap. The cryptocurrency broke through a key descending trendline (drawn through the May 6 high to the May 21 high) on Sunday, adding credence to last ...
Bitcoin's Low Volume Breakout Could Be a Bull Trap - Coindesk
Mon Jun 4 10:54, 2018 GMT
The final performance of my play Elephant was cancelled in Birmingham, bizarrely the same city where, 13 years ago, my play Behzti was closed after protests turned violent The post Elephant in the room: It’s all well and good protecting the far right, but what about everyone else’s rights? appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Elephant in the room: It’s all well and good protecting the far right, but what about everyone else’s rights?
Mon Jun 4 06:00, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Announcing the TechCrunch Ethereum Meetup alongside our blockchain event in Zug TechCrunch We're excited to announce that we'll hold an Ethereum Meetup on July 7, the day after the 'TC Sessions: Blockchain ' event. TechCrunch is producing this event with support from the Ethereum Foundation and other members of the Ethereum community.
Announcing the TechCrunch Ethereum Meetup alongside our blockchain event in Zug - TechCrunch
Mon Jun 4 04:57, 2018 GMT
ZDNet ​Samsung SDS unveils blockchain -based finance platform Nexfinance ZDNet Future mining rigs could make use of Samsung chips to mine cryptocurrency . Blockchain : ... This comprehensive guide covers everything you need to know about the innovative blockchain technology that powers Bitcoin , Litecoin, and other cryptocurrencies. and more »
​Samsung SDS unveils blockchain-based finance platform Nexfinance - ZDNet
Mon Jun 4 05:19, 2018 GMT
CNET Use Bitcoin to buy your duty-free at this airport CNET Back in January, Brisbane Airport announced a partnership allowing customers to use cryptocurrency as payment at all retail outlets in the airport. On Sunday, it's now a practical reality. It's the end result ... world use case for cryptocurrency ... and more »
Use Bitcoin to buy your duty-free at this airport - CNET
Sun Jun 3 22:19, 2018 GMT
CoinJournal (blog) Monaco: Cryptocurrency in Every Wallet CoinJournal (blog) Currently, the app and card support four cryptocurrencies— bitcoin , ether, Binance Coin, and the Monaco Token (MCO), and seven fiat currencies—USD, GBP, EUR, HKD, SGD, JPY, and CAN. Monaco also has plans to release a credit card which will allow ... and more »
Monaco: Cryptocurrency in Every Wallet - CoinJournal (blog)
Sun Jun 3 17:04, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Abu Dhabi Ports Launches First Domestic Blockchain Solution for Logistics Cointelegraph Maqta Gateway LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Ports, has become the first entity in Abu Dhabi to deploy its own blockchain solution, Construction Business News reports June 2. Maqta Gateway has developed and launched Silsal — a ... and more »
Abu Dhabi Ports Launches First Domestic Blockchain Solution for Logistics - Cointelegraph
Mon Jun 4 04:03, 2018 GMT
OZY Are Chinese Youth Desperate for Uncensored Internet Access? OZY Jeffrey Wasserstrom, a historian at the University of California, Irvine, says it's not that the Chinese aren't aware of censorship , but rather they might not care because most of the things they do on the internet — like people the whole world over ...
Are Chinese Youth Desperate for Uncensored Internet Access? - OZY
Mon Jun 4 01:30, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Monetizing computing resources on the blockchain TechCrunch Several blockchain applications profess to enable users to monetize various resources, whether it's their unused storage and CPU power, or the tons of data they generate every day. Regardless of whether they will .... There are very few retailers and ...
Monetizing computing resources on the blockchain - TechCrunch
Mon Jun 4 01:03, 2018 GMT
South China Morning Post How bitcoin and cryptocurrencies went from Wall Street to the high streets of Southeast Asia South China Morning Post Sachaknisay Sov uses a virtual currency similar to bitcoin . This year, when the taxi driver, 31, was looking for a way to pay bills and afford repairs to his motorcycle, he took a US$500 loan in the form of digital tokens that could be traded for cash ...
How bitcoin and cryptocurrencies went from Wall Street to the high streets of Southeast Asia - South China Morning Post
Sun Jun 3 22:26, 2018 GMT
CCN The Word “ Ethereum ” Has Been Googled More Than 110 Million Times CCN ConsenSys, a blockchain venture production studio building decentralized applications on Ethereum , offered a census of the cryptocurrency's contributions to blockchain in a recent blog. Here's a brief rundown. The word “ Ethereum ” has been referenced in ... and more »
The Word “Ethereum” Has Been Googled More Than 110 Million Times - CCN
Sun Jun 3 18:26, 2018 GMT
Altcoin Buzz South Korea Recognises Cryptocurrency As Assets Altcoin Buzz ... has managed to sell off seized cryptocurrency worth $13.9 mln over the course of two months in 1,600 individual transactions. The sale involved 1312 Bitcoins, and other digital currencies including 1399 Bitcoin Cash, 1312 Bitcoin Gold, and 220 ... and more »
South Korea Recognises Cryptocurrency As Assets - Altcoin Buzz
Sun Jun 3 20:37, 2018 GMT
Altcoin Buzz New York is Creating a Cryptocurrency Task Force Altcoin Buzz The New York Assembly may be sending out a crypto task force to investigate the current state of global cryptocurrency and blockchain utility and legislation. The state of New York has been taking a very innovation-minded approach to cryptocurrencies ... New York State May Launch a Cryptocurrency Task Force CCN all 2 news articles »
New York is Creating a Cryptocurrency Task Force - Altcoin Buzz
Sun Jun 3 23:43, 2018 GMT
Blockchain Technology: Five Obstacles To Mainstream Adoption Forbes There are lots of blockchains. Some of them are more robust than others. Second, a blockchain that has integrity today could lose that integrity in the future. For example, typical proof-of-work based systems (such as the bitcoin network) are designed ... and more »
Blockchain Technology: Five Obstacles To Mainstream Adoption - Forbes
Sun Jun 3 22:00, 2018 GMT
Blockchain : The 2 most important things to understand ZDNet The over-exuberance about blockchain has reached staggering proportions. To put things in perspective using Gartner's famous hype cycle, we appear to be close to the "Peak of Inflated Expectations." ZDNet and TechRepublic have been covering ...
Blockchain: The 2 most important things to understand - ZDNet
Sun Jun 3 13:46, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets Gain $25 Bln Over the Week, Ethereum Price Above $600 Cointelegraph Yesterday, EOS has skyrocketed by as much as 27 percent, following the release of EOSIO 1.0 blockchain and the announcement of a partnership with investment firm SVK Crypto to launch a $50 mln fund to support the development of the EOSIO “ecosystem.
Crypto Markets Gain $25 Bln Over the Week, Ethereum Price Above $600 - Cointelegraph
Sun Jun 3 15:50, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: Crypto Collides With “Real Life” Bitcoin Magazine Can conventional stock markets take advantage of the concepts of Atomic Swaps that we are seeing developed in the cryptocurrency space? It's all part of the ... Stay on top of the best stories in the bitcoin , blockchain and cryptocurrency industry ...
Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: Crypto Collides With “Real Life” - Bitcoin Magazine
Sun Jun 3 13:12, 2018 GMT
Nebulas (NAS): The New Ethereum (ETH) Killer GlobalCoinReport Today, there are hundreds of distributed applications (DApps) based on Ethereum . This number will grow into the thousands and then the tens of thousands. With all of these DApps, there lacks an efficient search engine for blockchain applications and ...
Nebulas (NAS): The New Ethereum (ETH) Killer - GlobalCoinReport
Sun Jun 3 14:07, 2018 GMT
Coindesk An Upcoming Cryptocurrency Is Trialling a Trio of Bitcoin Tech Advances Coindesk Pioneered by Bitcoin Core contributor Pieter Wuille, the project "MuSig" has the potential to lump signature data together and free up space in the blockchain . A working prototype has already been implemented, though it's unclear when it will be added ...
An Upcoming Cryptocurrency Is Trialling a Trio of Bitcoin Tech Advances - Coindesk
Sun Jun 3 14:00, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Internet Giant Baidu Unveils Energy-Efficient 'Super Chain' Blockchain Protocol Cointelegraph The move forms the latest in a series of increasingly direct experiments with cryptocurrency for Baidu, which launched its Blockchain -as-a-Service (BaaS) solution in January this year. Super Chain can “insert and remove consensus mechanisms to solve ... and more »
Internet Giant Baidu Unveils Energy-Efficient 'Super Chain' Blockchain Protocol - Cointelegraph
Sun Jun 3 13:23, 2018 GMT
The Independent Google bitcoin ban: New policy on cryptocurrency is 'heavy-handed' and 'unethical', say experts The Independent Google's decision to ban all bitcoin and cryptocurrency adverts on its platforms is ill-thought-out and potentially even unethical, according to industry experts. The new policy, which comes into effect this month, follows similar bans from Facebook ...
Google bitcoin ban: New policy on cryptocurrency is 'heavy-handed' and 'unethical', say experts - The Independent
Sun Jun 3 12:10, 2018 GMT
newsBTC A Startup Uses Bitcoin to Reduce Friction of Doing Business in Africa newsBTC Bitcoin can make a positive impact on the financial industry. This is especially true when it comes to regions where financial hardship has become the new normal. Companies such as BitPesa try to disrupt the negative financial cycle in Africa by ...
A Startup Uses Bitcoin to Reduce Friction of Doing Business in Africa - newsBTC
Sun Jun 3 12:07, 2018 GMT
Coindesk How Hodl Hodl Is Building a Real Business With Bitcoin Smart Contracts Coindesk Bitcoin may be the original cryptocurrency , but it can still learn new tricks. In an industry where bitcoin has taken a backseat to networks like ethereum , at least when it comes to enabling more complex and exotic transactions, both founders behind ...
How Hodl Hodl Is Building a Real Business With Bitcoin Smart Contracts - Coindesk
Sun Jun 3 05:47, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) Bitcoin's Chance at the $20 Trillion Offshore Tax Haven Market Bitcoin News (press release) In polite pockets of society, acceptable and positive crypto talk revolves around its amazing tech and what the future might hold. At least one bitcoiner has tossed aside such niceties, and examined the world's most popular cryptocurrency as a ...
Bitcoin's Chance at the $20 Trillion Offshore Tax Haven Market - Bitcoin News (press release)
Sun Jun 3 05:28, 2018 GMT
The Australian Financial Review Blockchain start-up raises more than $US4bn The Australian Financial Review A blockchain start-up has raised more than $US4bn in a year-long auction, topping nearly all initial public offerings this year in the latest testament to demand for ways to participate in cryptocurrency . Through a so-called initial coin offering ... How to Watch the EOS Blockchain Launch - CoinDesk Coindesk Blockchain start-up raises more than $4bn Financial Times EOS and Ethereum : One DApp Platform to Rule Them All? The Merkle Crypto Briefing  - Seeking Alpha  - Block.one  - Block.one all 63 news articles »
Blockchain start-up raises more than $US4bn - The Australian Financial Review
Sun Jun 3 08:35, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Economist: If Bitcoin is a Bubble, Final Stage of 'Panic' on the Horizon newsBTC Under this framework, policy adviser at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, Joost van der Burgt, says that if Bitcoin is in fact a bubble, it's likely at the beginning of the 'profit-taking' stage, meaning that 'panic' is not here yet, but is ...
Economist: If Bitcoin is a Bubble, Final Stage of 'Panic' on the Horizon - newsBTC
Sat Jun 2 14:55, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Blockchain start-up raises more than $4bn Financial Times A blockchain start-up has raised more than $4bn in a year-long auction, topping nearly all initial public offerings this year in the latest testament to demand for ways to participate in cryptocurrency . Through a so-called initial coin offering, block ... Blockchain start-up raises more than $US4bn The Australian Financial Review How to Watch the EOS Blockchain Launch Coindesk EOS and Ethereum : One DApp Platform to Rule Them All? The Merkle Crypto Briefing  - Seeking Alpha  - Block.one  - Block.one all 63 news articles »
Blockchain start-up raises more than $4bn - Financial Times
Sat Jun 2 23:50, 2018 GMT
Is IBM a Better Bet Long-Term than Bitcoin ? CryptoSlate Most people agree that investing in cryptocurrency in 2017 was an easy endeavor. It didn't take ... In other words, IBM is serious about blockchain technology, and that approach has some believing that the company may be a better long-term bet than ...
Is IBM a Better Bet Long-Term than Bitcoin? - CryptoSlate
Sat Jun 2 23:41, 2018 GMT
CCN Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum Will Eventually Achieve 1 Million Transactions Per Second CCN Plasma, a solution developed by Buterin and Lightning Network co-author Joseph Poon, operates similarly to Bitcoin's Lightning Network, as it enables Ethereum to process micropayments by creating child blockchain networks within the main blockchains to ...
Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum Will Eventually Achieve 1 Million Transactions Per Second - CCN
Sat Jun 2 17:02, 2018 GMT
The Merkle Economist Claims Bitcoin Bubble Is Still in the Early Profit-Taking Stages The Merkle Up to this point, there has been no evidence of Bitcoin or any other cryptocurrency being in a bubble. While it is true that volatility has reigned supreme throughout most of 2018, this is no different from how the market has evolved in the past few ...
Economist Claims Bitcoin Bubble Is Still in the Early Profit-Taking Stages - The Merkle
Sat Jun 2 17:25, 2018 GMT
VentureBeat Blockchain : Don't fall for these 3 myths VentureBeat From finance and banking to procurement, retail and healthcare, many organizations are actively investigating Blockchain's potential for their own specific needs. But the common denominator across all industries is a basic lack of understanding around ...
Blockchain: Don't fall for these 3 myths - VentureBeat
Sat Jun 2 21:46, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Mining's Electricity Bill: Is It Worth It? Cointelegraph The miner who solves the math problem adds the block to the blockchain and receives newly minted Bitcoin . The difficulty of the math problem depends on how much computational power the network has in summation. As the Bitcoin network attracts more ... and more »
Bitcoin Mining's Electricity Bill: Is It Worth It? - Cointelegraph
Sat Jun 2 22:37, 2018 GMT
Forbes Fundstrat Strategist Believes Bitcoin Could Be Bottoming Forbes Robert Sluymer, Managing Director and Technical Strategist at Fundstrat Global Advisors, monitors Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. He has a three phase technical process to follow trend shifts across markets. The methodology allows him to track the ... and more »
Fundstrat Strategist Believes Bitcoin Could Be Bottoming - Forbes
Thu May 31 13:05, 2018 GMT
Internet security: Slaying the botnet beast and the DDoS dragon - ZDNet. History repeating: How the Internet of Things is failing to learn the security lessons of the past. The massive cyberattacks which took down some of the most popular websites on the internet show that device manufacturers are not learning from the ...
Internet security: Slaying the botnet beast and the DDoS dragon - ZDNet
Sat Jun 2 15:00, 2018 GMT
Futurism There's Now A Religion Based On the Blockchain . Yes, Really. Futurism Ever talk to a cryptocurrency aficionado and wonder, perhaps, if they had joined a new cult? Well they really might have: there's now a religion built on the Ethereum blockchain . Its founder, Matt Liston, is the former CEO of Augur, a blockchain ... Crypto Cult? Augur Founder Creates Ethereum -based Religion Called 0xΩ CCN all 2 news articles »
There's Now A Religion Based On the Blockchain. Yes, Really. - Futurism
Sat Jun 2 14:02, 2018 GMT
The Merkle Chinese Officials May Reverse Ban on CNY-Based Cryptocurrency Trading The Merkle China remains a very peculiar country when it comes to Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Despite the government issuing a ban on CNY-based trading a while ago, it seems there is still a very tangible interest in cryptocurrencies. In fact, it seems ...
Chinese Officials May Reverse Ban on CNY-Based Cryptocurrency Trading - The Merkle
Sat Jun 2 13:45, 2018 GMT
Coindesk How to Watch the EOS Blockchain Launch Coindesk Block.One is giving away its $4 billion code this weekend and it's anyone's guess what will happen next. As profiled by CoinDesk, EOS is set to launch sometime soon, though the company that built its code is going out of its way to prove the software ... Crypto wrap: Block.one, ICOs, Blockchain , Binance and ATMS Seeking Alpha EOS vs Ethereum : Predicting The Winner Of The Smart Contract War Crypto Briefing all 46 news articles »
How to Watch the EOS Blockchain Launch - Coindesk
Sat Jun 2 13:01, 2018 GMT
CCN Crypto Cult? Augur Founder Creates Ethereum -based Religion Called 0xΩ CCN The congregation of the blockchain cult will be able to appoint leaders and fund projects that fulfill the religion's mission, and the faithful can also fund religious artwork and commission the construction of religious temples without going through a ... There's Now A Religion Based On the Blockchain . Yes, Really. Futurism all 2 news articles »
Crypto Cult? Augur Founder Creates Ethereum-based Religion Called 0xΩ - CCN
Sat Jun 2 12:59, 2018 GMT
Save the World? Blockchain's Big Dreams Come Back to Earth in DC Coindesk The group assembled at the U.S. Institute for Peace may have spanned from ethereum entrepreneurs to crypto-curious international development workers, but across that broad spectrum, the sentiment was shockingly cohesive: People want to see results, ...
Save the World? Blockchain's Big Dreams Come Back to Earth in DC - Coindesk
Sat Jun 2 11:02, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur The Cryptocurrency Job Market Is Exploding (Infographic) Entrepreneur Between December 2016 and December 2017, there was a 207 percent increase in job postings for Blockchain positions on Indeed.com. While the term “crypto career” might bring to mind technology and engineering professionals, there are a variety of jobs ...
The Cryptocurrency Job Market Is Exploding (Infographic) - Entrepreneur
Sat Jun 2 01:47, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph New York State Legislature Proposes Creation of Cryptocurrency Task Force Cointelegraph According to the legislation, the report would study the impact of regulations on the development of digital currencies and blockchain industries within the state, the use of cryptocurrencies' effect on local tax receipts, and the transparency of the ...
New York State Legislature Proposes Creation of Cryptocurrency Task Force - Cointelegraph
Sat Jun 2 01:45, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bittrex exchange will let investors swap their dollars for cryptocurrency CNBC Bittrex, a Seattle-based cryptocurrency exchange, has struck an agreement that allows investors to buy digital coins with American dollars. In the past, only ... To buy any of the other coins, investors had to convert their money to bitcoin first. Now ...
Bittrex exchange will let investors swap their dollars for cryptocurrency - CNBC
Fri Jun 1 23:23, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Singapore Startup Secures $12.3 Bln in Assets on Blockchain Platform Cointelegraph Singapore-based crypto-finance company FUSION has secured $12.3 bln in financial assets from three strategic partners, who will lock those assets on the startups' public blockchain platform, Reuters reported June 1. The funds were reportedly provided ... and more »
Singapore Startup Secures $12.3 Bln in Assets on Blockchain Platform - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 1 18:02, 2018 GMT
NBCNews.com Scottish hospital is ready to treat cryptocurrency addicts NBCNews.com Digital currency had a wild run last year, with bitcoin going from $900 to an all-time high of $20,000. It has since plunged to around $7,000 and has been on a losing streak over the past three weeks. Yet some Wall Street traders with portfolios full ... and more »
Scottish hospital is ready to treat cryptocurrency addicts - NBCNews.com
Fri Jun 1 18:48, 2018 GMT
New York Business Journal Bitcoin review: Jinping praises blockchain , Pantera CEO says 'buy now' New York Business Journal Tuesday, May 29: With a decline of around 35 percent over the last 30 days, bitcoin (BTC) hit a low of $7,081.25 on Monday, May 27, it's lowest level since April 11. The cryptocurrency continued its downward trend started in early May after the price ... No Bull Run in Sight, Investors Target Long-Term Bitcoin Price Rally CCN Buy Bitcoin Now, Says Pantera Capital CEO Bitcoinist all 26 news articles »
Bitcoin review: Jinping praises blockchain, Pantera CEO says 'buy now' - New York Business Journal
Fri Jun 1 18:40, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Price of Bitcoin Cratered in 2018. But Here's Why ICOs and VC Funding to Crypto Is Breaking Records Fortune The cryptocurrency has shed roughly 50% in value since the new year and is now at about $7,400, far from its all-time high of $20,000 in December. Similarly, jobs listings related to Bitcoin and blockchain appear to have followed the ups and downs of ... and more »
The Price of Bitcoin Cratered in 2018. But Here's Why ICOs and VC Funding to Crypto Is Breaking Records - Fortune
Fri Jun 1 19:52, 2018 GMT
Fortune Is Bitcoin Better than Business Blockchains? They're More Alike Than You Think Fortune There's room enough, in her philosophy, for both the cryptocurrency bulls, who favor public blockchains, and the business blockchain acolytes, who prefer permissioned systems, to cooperate. “It's not about being a maximalist on either side of the fence ...
Is Bitcoin Better than Business Blockchains? They're More Alike Than You Think - Fortune
Fri Jun 1 19:10, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockchain Media Company Acquires the Beyond Bitcoin Documentary at Cannes Film Festival Cointelegraph As the Slate team reported to Cointelegraph, Hong Kong based HitBTC, one of the top 10 cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, will be listing SLX on its exchange. HitBTC will host SLX with trading pairs against Bitcoin (BTC) and Tether (USDT).
Blockchain Media Company Acquires the Beyond Bitcoin Documentary at Cannes Film Festival - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 1 15:37, 2018 GMT
Forbes IBM Will Beat Bitcoin Forbes IBM is a better bet than Bitcoin on Blockchain , and holds stronger promise to change the world. And that makes IBM a better long-term investment than the digital currency. Investors chasing after Bitcoin as its price gyrates, hoping that they will find ... and more »
IBM Will Beat Bitcoin - Forbes
Fri Jun 1 13:25, 2018 GMT
Forbes Italy Just Took A Step Closer To Mass Blockchain Adoption Forbes The new government may do more than settle markets, however, with plans to push blockchain technology — which underpins the volatile and disruptive digital currency Bitcoin — into mainstream use. The prime minister-designate of Italy, Giuseppe Conte, ... and more »
Italy Just Took A Step Closer To Mass Blockchain Adoption - Forbes
Fri Jun 1 13:53, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Alibaba-Founded Insurtech Firm Promotes Blockchain Use in Healthcare Industry Cointelegraph Jack Ma had previously referred to blockchain's potential for addressing privacy and security issues across all industry sectors, although noting that he thinks Bitcoin (BTC) is a bubble. ZhongAn Online tech unit chief Chen Wei referred to blockchain ... and more »
Alibaba-Founded Insurtech Firm Promotes Blockchain Use in Healthcare Industry - Cointelegraph
Fri Jun 1 12:10, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Binance Reveals Plan for $1 Billion Blockchain Startup Fund CoinDesk Binance, one of the world's largest cryptocurrency exchanges, has announced it is launching a $1 billion "Social Impact Fund" to foster the growth of blockchain and cryptocurrency startups. Ella Zhang, head of the exchange's incubator program Binance ... and more »
Binance Reveals Plan for $1 Billion Blockchain Startup Fund - CoinDesk
Fri Jun 1 11:41, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Bitcoin exchange abandons Poland even as the government invites it to a working group TechCrunch In a delightful bit of irony BitBay, a Central European exchange, has shut down operations in Poland even as it received an invitation by the Polish government to participate in a national blockchain working group. The news, which appeared in a Tweet ... and more »
Bitcoin exchange abandons Poland even as the government invites it to a working group - TechCrunch
Fri Jun 1 07:57, 2018 GMT
CryptoSlate Ethereum's Active and Unique Addresses Overtake Bitcoin CryptoSlate According to its last-known position in March 2018, Bitcoin stands at 24 million (its blockchain explorer no longer provides this data). Where these figures may impose, Ethereum's growth stands in the shadow of its former self — the network welcoming ... and more »
Ethereum's Active and Unique Addresses Overtake Bitcoin - CryptoSlate
Fri Jun 1 10:06, 2018 GMT
Coindesk This Long-Term Indicator Could Complicate Bitcoin's Price Recovery Coindesk A long-term price indicator has turned bearish for the first time in four years, threatening to impede continued gains in bitcoin's price. Despite the rally late in the month, the cryptocurrency dropped 19 percent in May, according to Bitfinex data ... and more »
This Long-Term Indicator Could Complicate Bitcoin's Price Recovery - Coindesk
Fri Jun 1 09:33, 2018 GMT
The Register Kill the blockchain ! It'll make you fitter in the long run, honest The Register Once Bitcoin has been completely mined, investors will wake up to find that practically all of it is owned by Russia and China, where the biggest mining farms are situated. Yet the blockchain craze ... Build a cryptocurrency with blockchain ! Want to ...
Kill the blockchain! It'll make you fitter in the long run, honest - The Register
Fri Jun 1 09:52, 2018 GMT
We spoke to three leading authors – David Olusoga, Juan Gabriel Vásquez and Javier Cercas – about taboos in their own countries, the issues that people are not talking enough about and the stories that might be currently manipulated The post Podcast: Hay author special appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Podcast: Hay author special
Fri Jun 1 06:12, 2018 GMT
Yoga guru Baba Ramdev's Kimbho chat app has serious privacy flaws, say cyber security experts.
Baba Ramdev: India guru's 'WhatsApp killer' app mocked over flaws
Thu May 31 21:50, 2018 GMT
Forbes Can The 'AI Blockchain ' Combo Finally Crack The Crypto Market? Forbes Yet despite the growth and increased adoption of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies (DLT), the cryptocurrency market remains to be quite the riddle for investors. It is a highly speculative market, which contributes to the volatility of ...
Can The 'AI Blockchain' Combo Finally Crack The Crypto Market? - Forbes
Fri Jun 1 03:02, 2018 GMT
Former maker of Beats headphones wants to develop an Ethereum-based e-commerce platform.
Headphones maker Monster files for $300 million ICO - CNET
Thu May 31 23:03, 2018 GMT
CNBC Buy bitcoin now while it's still cheap, says cryptocurrency hedge-fund owner CNBC ... a good day to be buying." Pantera Capital Management, which Morehead founded in 2013, is one of the first U.S. bitcoin firms. The company owns about 35 pre-auction ICOs and about 25 liquid blockchain currencies, including XRP, ethereum and bitcoin .
Buy bitcoin now while it's still cheap, says cryptocurrency hedge-fund owner - CNBC
Thu May 31 23:23, 2018 GMT
How peer-to-peer (P2P) platforms are overcoming trust issues to help us make cash from our stuff.
'I bought my mum a flat'
Thu May 31 15:25, 2018 GMT
New York Times In the World of Cryptocurrency , Even Good Projects Can Go Bad New York Times Most projects have raised money by selling custom cryptocurrencies — akin to Bitcoin — that are designed to be used as a method of payment on software the start-ups are building. The hope is that the coins will become more valuable as the software ...
In the World of Cryptocurrency, Even Good Projects Can Go Bad - New York Times
Thu May 31 20:05, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin may have found its bottom, technician says CNBC Bitcoin may have found its bottom, technician says. 3 Hours Ago. After sharp losses since December highs, Fundstrat's Robert Sluymer says Bitcoin may have finally found its bottom. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
Bitcoin may have found its bottom, technician says - CNBC
Thu May 31 18:30, 2018 GMT
Hackers Commandeered 3 Cryptocurrency Networks, Stole Millions Futurism The hack, called a 51 percent attack, allowed the hackers to steal about $20 million, mostly from the Bitcoin Gold ledger. If you've never heard ... A 51 percent attack works when someone takes over the majority of a blockchain network's computational ...
Hackers Commandeered 3 Cryptocurrency Networks, Stole Millions - Futurism
Thu May 31 19:44, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin has found a bottom after plunging 60% from December highs, says technician CNBC Bitcoin has recouped the week's losses and is in rally mode as trade threats keep equities on the back foot. One market strategist says the major cryptocurrency may have finally found its bottom. "When we step back, we see the first phase starting to ...
Bitcoin has found a bottom after plunging 60% from December highs, says technician - CNBC
Thu May 31 18:28, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Prophet Or Snake-Oil Salesman? Embattled Founder Launches First Ethereum Religion Forbes It's been three-and-a-half years since former Augur CEO, Matt Liston was unceremoniously forced out of the company he helped found. In the aftermath of the years-long, and bitter feud with his fellow co-founders, which was documented earlier this month ...
Blockchain Prophet Or Snake-Oil Salesman? Embattled Founder Launches First Ethereum Religion - Forbes
Thu May 31 18:58, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Japanese Internet Giant GMO to Launch In-Game Bitcoin Rewards System This Summer Cointelegraph The move is the latest venture into cryptocurrency for GMO, which already runs its own exchange, mining operation and even pays a portion of staff salaries in Bitcoin . In March, the company's exchange pledged to improve data security after regulators ... and more »
Japanese Internet Giant GMO to Launch In-Game Bitcoin Rewards System This Summer - Cointelegraph
Thu May 31 18:12, 2018 GMT
Forbes What Does Bitcoin's Rally Failure Mean? Forbes In my March post “A Technical Lesson In Bitcoin ”, I urged anyone who was thinking about buying Bitcoin to look at the technical evidence before they bought. At the time, I pointed out that the 38.2% Fibonacci support at $11,382 and the ... opinion of ...
What Does Bitcoin's Rally Failure Mean? - Forbes
Thu May 31 17:36, 2018 GMT
If bitcoin is a bubble, the 'panic' stage is near: economist MarketWatch Using this framework, Joost van der Burgt, a policy adviser at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, said that if bitcoin BTCUSD, +2.93% is indeed a bubble, it's likely at the beginning of the profit-taking stage, which means panic might be around ...
If bitcoin is a bubble, the 'panic' stage is near: economist - MarketWatch
Thu May 31 16:27, 2018 GMT
CNBC A blockchain start-up just raised $4 billion without a live product CNBC The system, according to its founders, will support more efficient operations for "decentralized applications" than existing platforms such as ethereum . If eos.ios is successful, advocates say it could bring on much greater adoption of cryptocurrency ...
A blockchain start-up just raised $4 billion without a live product - CNBC
Thu May 31 14:49, 2018 GMT
American Banker Has Amex found a data gold mine with its rewards blockchain ? American Banker American Express' new blockchain technology could give the card issuer a trove of data on product purchases. Amex has built a distributed ledger that merchants can use to tie card rewards to products they want to move off the shelf. For instance, if an ...
Has Amex found a data gold mine with its rewards blockchain? - American Banker
Thu May 31 17:35, 2018 GMT
EVENT: Blockchain Meets Art In Basel Forbes Blockchain is already known for its potential to upend the global financial system, but it's now the technology set to transform the art world. On the surface, the art world may appear conservative, but it's a match made in heaven for blockchain , a ...
EVENT: Blockchain Meets Art In Basel - Forbes
Thu May 31 15:26, 2018 GMT
Forbes US Trade Tariffs Would Support Bitcoin , End Of May Brings A New Day Forbes Xi Jinping, the Chinese president, also decided that it is about time to concur with the leading governments on the serious potential of the blockchain technology. This was the first time we have had anything positive from the Chinese president about ...
US Trade Tariffs Would Support Bitcoin, End Of May Brings A New Day - Forbes
Thu May 31 17:23, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : DOJ Probe To Decimate Liquidity Seeking Alpha DOJ probe follows the Tether probe in January. Bitcoin's ownership distribution and trading volume shares characteristics with stock market securities which have been involved in SEC violations. Bitcoin's float is turned over more than once per day ...
Bitcoin: DOJ Probe To Decimate Liquidity - Seeking Alpha
Thu May 31 16:44, 2018 GMT
One ticket for the "Trouble with Cybersecurity" tour, please.
Ticketfly takes websites offline after series of cyberattacks - CNET
Thu May 31 15:43, 2018 GMT
Fortune Ripple CEO Says Bitcoin Is the 'Napster of Digital Assets' Fortune ... has its own rival cryptocurrency . XRP, the third-largest cryptocurrency by market cap after Bitcoin and Ethereum , is the name for both a digital currency and an open payment network. It allows users to efficiently send money globally using the ... Bitcoin's influence over cryptocurrency prices could end soon, says Ripple CEO CNBC Bitcoin is like Napster: an important flop, Ripple CEO says CNET Ripple CEO Garlinghouse: Bitcoin Price Won't Correlate With XRP Price Forever CCN newsBTC all 90 news articles »
Ripple CEO Says Bitcoin Is the 'Napster of Digital Assets' - Fortune
Thu May 31 10:15, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Blockchain Ecosystem In Sāo Paulo: It's Maravilhosa Forbes Brazil is full of contradictions and opportunity. It is the eighth largest economy in the world and ranked third for having the most entrepreneurs. I got a glimpse of Brazil's innovative entrepreneurial culture when I visited MAR ventures, a Sāo Paulo ...
The Blockchain Ecosystem In Sāo Paulo: It's Maravilhosa - Forbes
Thu May 31 14:45, 2018 GMT
Investor's Business Daily Blockchain Rise May End FANG Dominance, Look Out Facebook, Google Investor's Business Daily "We believe that blockchain technology will be as important as the internet was to economic and social change in the past 25 years," Oppenheimer analyst Tim Horan said in the report to clients. "With blockchain , the community of users owns and pays for ...
Blockchain Rise May End FANG Dominance, Look Out Facebook, Google - Investor's Business Daily
Thu May 31 14:28, 2018 GMT
MarketWatch Bitcoin bulls see silver lining as speculators flushed out MarketWatch The topsy-turvy week for digital currencies looks set to continue with most major coins trading higher Thursday, bucking Wednesday's moves where most digital currencies finished the day in the red. After surrendering the $8,000 level on May 22, the ...
Bitcoin bulls see silver lining as speculators flushed out - MarketWatch
Thu May 31 13:12, 2018 GMT
Big Think (blog) Will blockchain technology solve our identity problems? Big Think (blog) ( Cryptocurrency designers are also working on quantum-proof systems.) Bitcoin is the most well-known token, but Ethereum is the platform over 1,500 decentralized applications are running on. Ethereum is not without issues: it is not fast enough to ...
Will blockchain technology solve our identity problems? - Big Think (blog)
Thu May 31 13:18, 2018 GMT
Digital Trends Bitcoin addict? This Scottish rehabilitation hospital can help Digital Trends If you find yourself taking the “hold on for dear life,” or HODL, stance toward cryptocurrency to the extreme, and can't help yourself when it comes to buying cryptocurrency , you may be addicted. That's the view of experts at the Scotland-based Castle ... Bitcoin addiction is now a thing that hospitals treat VICE News Hospital launches rehab clinic to treat cryptocurrency addiction MarketWatch Scotland Hospital Opens Rehab Center for Crypto-Trading Addicts Bitcoin Magazine Cointelegraph  - CCN  - TNW  - Sky News all 104 news articles »
Bitcoin addict? This Scottish rehabilitation hospital can help - Digital Trends
Thu May 31 10:05, 2018 GMT
Investopedia (blog) Running a Full Bitcoin Node for Investors Investopedia (blog) It is the responsibility of fully validating bitcoin nodes to confirm all transactions occurring within the cryptocurrency's network. They download all transactions on bitcoin's blockchain and fully validate them with other nodes. (See also: What Is ...
Running a Full Bitcoin Node for Investors - Investopedia (blog)
Thu May 31 11:34, 2018 GMT
CNBC Meet the small community lender that's become the go-to banker of the cryptocurrency world CNBC "How can I contact Silvergate?" a young, dark-haired man in a black hoodie asked frantically at last month's Consensus conference, a massive gathering in New York City for those interested in bitcoin and its underlying blockchain technology. It was ...
Meet the small community lender that's become the go-to banker of the cryptocurrency world - CNBC
Thu May 31 11:02, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin company Blockchain hits 25 million crypto wallets Yahoo Finance It can be confusing for cryptocurrency newbies to learn that one of the oldest bitcoin companies, launched in 2011, is named Blockchain , and the distributed ledger technology on which bitcoin was built, in 2008, is called “ blockchain .” Nevertheless ... Bitcoin Price Rebounds to $7500, Still Early for a Bull Run CCN Complete List of Bitcoin Friendly Countries for Cryptocurrency Businesses in 2018 99 Bitcoins (blog) all 78 news articles »
Bitcoin company Blockchain hits 25 million crypto wallets - Yahoo Finance
Thu May 31 12:31, 2018 GMT
Andy Burnham Mayor of Greater Manchester Manchester, UK the.mayor@greatermanchester-ca.gov.uk 31 May 2018 Dear Mayor Burnham, The undersigned organisations are writing to you to request your support for the release of the award-winning Emirati human rights defender Ahmed Mansoor, sentenced this week to ten years in prison for his human rights activism. We believe that this […] The post Dear Andy Burnham, name a street in Manchester after Ahmed Mansoor appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Dear Andy Burnham, name a street in Manchester after Ahmed Mansoor
Thu May 31 11:23, 2018 GMT
From the beginning of 2017 until April 2017, 143 reports of blocked access, in which journalists were expelled from a location or prevented from speaking to a source, were submitted MMF The post For the sake of the public’s right to know, journalists must be granted access appeared first on Index on Censorship .
For the sake of the public’s right to know, journalists must be granted access
Thu May 31 09:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes What Is The Future Of Blockchain For Ad Fraud? Six Entrepreneurs Weigh In Forbes There has been a lot of buzz about blockchain and what it can and cannot do. While it has revolutionized some transactions, its future still feels a bit uncertain for some entrepreneurs. What will it be capable of doing and how will that affect ...
What Is The Future Of Blockchain For Ad Fraud? Six Entrepreneurs Weigh In - Forbes
Thu May 31 10:18, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin For America: Cryptocurrencies In Campaign Finance Cointelegraph A Republican candidate for New Hampshire governor in 2014, Hemingway has been the first ever contender to the office to use cryptocurrency contributions in his campaign. Bitcoin donations amounted to about 20 percent of his overall funds. Hemingway ...
Bitcoin For America: Cryptocurrencies In Campaign Finance - Cointelegraph
Thu May 31 08:44, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Russia World Cup Could Be About To Boost The Bitcoin Price Forbes It was revealed in May some hotels in the Russia city of Kaliningrad — which will be playing host to some of the tournament's games — were accepting Bitcoin as payment while some airlines and travel agents, as well as bars will be taking the ...
The Russia World Cup Could Be About To Boost The Bitcoin Price - Forbes
Thu May 31 09:20, 2018 GMT
Coindesk $7800 Ahead? Bitcoin Sets Sights on Key Resistance Level Coindesk The cryptocurrency looked primed for a corrective rally yesterday, having created a bullish outside-day candle on Tuesday. However, the bulls had a tough time absorbing supply around 50-candle moving average (MA) on the 4-hour chart, located yesterday ...
$7800 Ahead? Bitcoin Sets Sights on Key Resistance Level - Coindesk
Wed May 30 14:31, 2018 GMT
SANS to Tackle WMI-based Attacks at Boston Cyber Security Training PR Newswire (press release) BETHESDA, Md., May 30, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training, today announced the agenda for SANS Boston Summer 2018 taking place in Massachusetts August 6-11. The event features ...
SANS to Tackle WMI-based Attacks at Boston Cyber Security Training - PR Newswire (press release)
Thu May 31 05:33, 2018 GMT
Inc.com Privacy Policies Are Boring. This Company's Answer is Brilliant Inc.com You know what's boring? Internet privacy policies. Sure, they're important, but they're boring. And there's probably nothing more boring to read recently than the full text of the GDPR--the privacy law that went into effect in the EU last week and that ...
Privacy Policies Are Boring. This Company's Answer is Brilliant - Inc.com
Thu May 31 06:50, 2018 GMT
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc said on Thursday it will force Australians to use its Australian website instead of its much larger U.S. site to avoid a new sales tax, setting the stage for a showdown with rival eBay Inc in the No. 12 economy.
Amazon geoblocks Australia from U.S. site as tax change kicks in
Thu May 31 07:02, 2018 GMT
China Is Warming Up To Bitcoin Again - Forbes. That's the message of a Global Times editorial, which praises the digital currency. “There's an increasing belief that just saying no to bitcoin won't be the eventual solution to the cryptocurrency issue,” writes Xiao Xin, author of the editorial. “A ...
China Is Warming Up To Bitcoin Again - Forbes
Wed May 30 22:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes How HTC's Smartphone For Cryptocurrency Trading Could Lead A Bigger Market Trend Forbes The HTC Exodus announced in mid-May will be the first smartphone from a major brand that specializes in blockchain encryption -- the technology behind the secure trade of digital tokens such as Bitcoin . Taiwan-based HTC sees the Exodus as a handset ...
How HTC's Smartphone For Cryptocurrency Trading Could Lead A Bigger Market Trend - Forbes
Wed May 30 20:54, 2018 GMT
Trade-offs in action: Internet privacy vs. tech competition American Enterprise Institute But there has been far less attention paid to the trade-offs from tougher privacy rules. And there are, obviously. For instance: Many folks who are concerned about privacy also think large technology companies are too big and powerful, and are ... and more »
Trade-offs in action: Internet privacy vs. tech competition - American Enterprise Institute
Wed May 30 21:00, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Bitcoin Today: Prices Stick Close to Flat as Trading Volume Remains Subdued TheStreet.com As news of Forde's open embrace of cryptocurrency spreads, his opponent, fellow Democrat Dave Min, has painted Forde as a candidate tethered to a nascent industry that's still used for illicit and illegal transactions. One recent ad from Min showed a ...
Bitcoin Today: Prices Stick Close to Flat as Trading Volume Remains Subdued - TheStreet.com
Wed May 30 16:12, 2018 GMT
Forbes 'Human Readable Addresses' Will Simplify Sending Cryptocurrency Transactions In The Blockchain Forbes One of the main problems facing mass adoption of cryptocurrency usage is the difficult nature of making token transactions. When it comes to actual end-users, blockchain platforms have failed to solve the user experience problem around wallet addresses ...
'Human Readable Addresses' Will Simplify Sending Cryptocurrency Transactions In The Blockchain - Forbes
Wed May 30 17:12, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Heads Toward $7000 as Pain Returns on Gloomy Technicals Bloomberg Bitcoin on Friday dropped below its average over the previous 252 days, roughly equal to the number of trading days in a year. This could mean that the next leg lower is already underway, with the price heading for $2,800 by the end of the year, Day said.
Bitcoin Heads Toward $7000 as Pain Returns on Gloomy Technicals - Bloomberg
Wed May 30 13:21, 2018 GMT
Motley Fool Are Traders Manipulating the Price of Bitcoin ? Motley Fool Blockchain -- the digital, distributed, and decentralized ledger that underlies most cryptocurrencies and is responsible for logging all data in a secure and unchanging manner -- has proven its worth in numerous small-scale projects, but has yet to ...
Are Traders Manipulating the Price of Bitcoin? - Motley Fool
Wed May 30 21:00, 2018 GMT
And of course Brad Garlinghouse prefers his own company's cryptocurrency, XRP.
Bitcoin is like Napster: an important flop, Ripple CEO says - CNET
Wed May 30 19:57, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin's influence over cryptocurrency prices could end soon, says Ripple CEO CNBC Cryptocurrency prices have been highly correlated with bitcoin , the first and most famous out of thousands that exist. But that could end soon as markets start to acknowledge the differences between these assets, according to Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse. and more »
Bitcoin's influence over cryptocurrency prices could end soon, says Ripple CEO - CNBC
Wed May 30 14:44, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin Fights Back, But Too Early to Call Bull Reversal Yahoo Finance Bitcoin's (BTC) bulls have staged a defense after nearly a month of losses, but a short-term bullish trend reversal is not yet confirmed, the technical charts indicate. As of writing, the cryptocurrency is up 5 percent at $7,487 on Bitfinex, having ...
Bitcoin Fights Back, But Too Early to Call Bull Reversal - Yahoo Finance
Wed May 30 19:20, 2018 GMT
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Bank of Mexico Governor Alejandro Diaz de Leon on Wednesday said no further cyber attacks on banks had been seen since May 8, but that investigators would need to finish their probe to assure banks' vulnerabilities have been addressed.
Mexico cenbank says banks may still be vulnerable to cyber attacks
Wed May 30 19:34, 2018 GMT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Foreign exchange settlement provider CLS has invested $5 million in R3, the New York-based blockchain startup, CLS and R3 told Reuters on Wednesday.
FX settlement provider CLS invests in blockchain consortium R3
Wed May 30 13:51, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin's Need For Electricity Is Its 'Achilles Heel' Forbes Bitcoin's advocates claim that it is immune from government control. ”It can't be shut down,” they say. This might have been true in the early days, when Bitcoin could be mined on an ordinary laptop. But in these days of giant mining farms, Bitcoin ...
Bitcoin's Need For Electricity Is Its 'Achilles Heel' - Forbes
Wed May 30 17:02, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin could be extinct by 2118: Yale's Robert Shiller CNBC Even though bitcoin's potential doomsday may feel ages away, it doesn't mean the emerging asset won't continue to struggle. "The one scenario is that something like what happened after 2013 when bitcoin topped $1,000, and then lost 80 percent of its ... Bitcoin May Not Be Around In 100 Years, Says Nobel Laureate Economist Robert Shiller CCN all 3 news articles »
Bitcoin could be extinct by 2118: Yale's Robert Shiller - CNBC
Wed May 30 13:42, 2018 GMT
Network World Blockchain , service-centric networking key to IoT success Network World Connecting and securing the Internet of Things (IoT) should be achieved with a combination of service-centric networking (SCN) along with blockchain , researchers say. The scientists, who call their IoT architecture Blockcloud, presented their ideas at ...
Blockchain, service-centric networking key to IoT success - Network World
Wed May 30 12:20, 2018 GMT
Investopedia (blog) Bitcoin Gold Hack Shows 51% Attack Is Real Investopedia (blog) Increasingly, however, the attack, which involves a hacker gaining control of a majority of systems on bitcoin's network and altering transactions on its blockchain , is becoming a plausible reality. The latest proof of this comes from bitcoin gold, a ... How Bitcoin Became Expensive Irish Tech News A Framework For Bitcoin Value Investing - Part 1 Seeking Alpha Bitcoin Price Rebounds to $7500, Still Early for a Bull Run CCN Evening Standard  - 99 Bitcoins (blog) all 57 news articles »
Bitcoin Gold Hack Shows 51% Attack Is Real - Investopedia (blog)
Wed May 30 00:01, 2018 GMT
UPDATE -- DOSarrest Announces new Cyber Attack Readiness Certificate program GlobeNewswire (press release) VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DOSarrest Internet Security announced today that they have begun offering a comprehensive Cyber Attack Readiness Certificate program. This certification is to give website operators ...
UPDATE -- DOSarrest Announces new Cyber Attack Readiness Certificate program - GlobeNewswire (press release)
Wed May 30 10:15, 2018 GMT
WPTV.com Study: West Palm Beach in top 10 for most vulnerable places for cyber attack WPTV.com WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - A new study says the West Palm Beach area is one of most vulnerable areas for a cyber attack in the United States. The study was performed by Coronet, a Tel Aviv-based internet security company. For the study, the West Palm ... and more »
Study: West Palm Beach in top 10 for most vulnerable places for cyber attack - WPTV.com
Wed May 30 13:18, 2018 GMT
CNBC Chinese President Xi Jinping calls blockchain a 'breakthrough' technology CNBC Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a speech this week that blockchain — the technology underlying bitcoin — has "breakthrough" applications. "A new generation of technology represented by artificial intelligence, quantum information, mobile ... China's President Endorses Blockchain As Economic 'Breakthrough' Coindesk President of China endorses blockchain technology TNW China's President Xi Says Blockchain Part of New 'Technological Revolution' Cointelegraph Bitcoinist all 33 news articles »
Chinese President Xi Jinping calls blockchain a 'breakthrough' technology - CNBC
Wed May 30 11:59, 2018 GMT
Whole Foods, Saving Europe and the Blockchain Bloomberg ... 187 Things the Blockchain Is Supposed to Fix (Wired); see also Investors Bet $4 Billion on a Cryptocurrency Startup (Wall Street Journal); There's a better way to use a standing desk (Popular Science); The Odds of the Rockets Missing That Many Threes?
Whole Foods, Saving Europe and the Blockchain - Bloomberg
Wed May 30 13:15, 2018 GMT
NAIROBI (Reuters) - A new cybercrime law came into force in Kenya on Wednesday, but without a ban on "false" information, after bloggers and journalists won a court order blocking rules they said could curtail free expression.
Kenyan court blocks new online rules after free speech petition
Wed May 30 12:04, 2018 GMT
Coindesk 'Layer 2' Blockchain Tech Is an Even Bigger Deal Than You Think Coindesk Lightning's payment channels were originally designed for bitcoin transactions, but it supports interoperability and has certain smart contract capability. That could put it up against alternative "state channel" Layer 2 solutions for ethereum (Plasma ...
'Layer 2' Blockchain Tech Is an Even Bigger Deal Than You Think - Coindesk
Wed May 30 12:38, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin holds steady; recent decline could hinder crypto miners MarketWatch Major cryptocurrencies are in the green Wednesday, adding to Tuesday's gains, which saw most altcoins — coins other than bitcoin — finish higher by as much as 8%. Bitcoin , the worlds biggest digital currency, remains above the $7,000 psychological ...
Bitcoin holds steady; recent decline could hinder crypto miners - MarketWatch
Wed May 30 10:56, 2018 GMT
Coindesk China's President Endorses Blockchain As Economic 'Breakthrough' Coindesk Chinese President Xi Jinping has acknowledged the potential of blockchain in a speech this week, endorsing the nascent technology for the first time in public. Speaking at an annual academic conference hosted by the Chinese Academy of Sciences on ... President of China endorses blockchain technology TNW all 26 news articles »
China's President Endorses Blockchain As Economic 'Breakthrough' - Coindesk
Wed May 30 10:13, 2018 GMT
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Wed May 30 10:02, 2018 GMT
Coindesk $7560: Bitcoin Bulls Fight Back, But Too Early to Call Reversal Coindesk Bitcoin's (BTC) bulls have staged a defense after nearly a month of losses, but a short-term bullish trend reversal is not yet confirmed, the technical charts indicate. As of writing, the cryptocurrency is up 5 percent at $7,487 on Bitfinex, having ...
$7560: Bitcoin Bulls Fight Back, But Too Early to Call Reversal - Coindesk
Wed May 30 06:03, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Meets Art In Basel Forbes The Blockchain is already known for its potential to upend the global financial system, but it's now the technology is set to transform the art world. On the surface, the art world may appear conservative, but it's a match made in heaven for Blockchain ...
Blockchain Meets Art In Basel - Forbes
Tue May 29 22:05, 2018 GMT
CNBC Is bitcoin the new fear gauge for the market? CNBC Futures Now trader Brian Stutland discusses the .VIX vs. bitcoin . With CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Futures Now traders, Tim Seymour, Karen Finerman, Steve Grasso and Guy Adami. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
Is bitcoin the new fear gauge for the market? - CNBC
Wed May 30 03:17, 2018 GMT
asianews.network Vietnam debates internet security laws asianews.network Many other deputies raised concerns about the threat to Vietnamese citizens' privacy posed by an article stipulating that an internet security specialised force under the Ministry of Public Security will have the jurisdiction to examine the information ... and more »
Vietnam debates internet security laws - asianews.network
Tue May 29 18:22, 2018 GMT
6 Myths About Ethereum Decentralization Cointelegraph To better understand what decentralization means in the Ethereum blockchain environment let's refer to the concept as described by the network's founder Vitalik Buterin. On his Medium post, .... Holders of digital wallets can not be considered sole ...
6 Myths About Ethereum Decentralization - Cointelegraph
Wed May 30 01:46, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum Classic Claims Successful Blockchain Fork CoinDesk Ethereum classic has removed its so-called "difficulty bomb." Designed to increase the difficulty of mining over time, the code was a feature of the original ethereum blockchain (which later split into ethereum classic and ethereum ) in 2016. The ...
Ethereum Classic Claims Successful Blockchain Fork - CoinDesk
Wed May 30 01:28, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin is the market's new fear gauge, investor says CNBC "There is huge correlation right now between VIX and bitcoin 30 days ago, 30 trading days ago, that is starting to measure out credit risk in the market," Stutland said. "That's what cryptocurrency is becoming. It's becoming a way to sort of de-risk ...
Bitcoin is the market's new fear gauge, investor says - CNBC
Tue May 29 21:48, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets Make Slight Rebound After Bitcoin Touched Monthly Lows Cointelegraph Source: Cointelegraph Ethereum Price Index ... Earlier today, Cointelegraph reported that leading Chinese cyber security company, Qihoo 360, detected a number of vulnerabilities on the EOS blockchain network to remote attacks on EOS nodes. The launch ...
Crypto Markets Make Slight Rebound After Bitcoin Touched Monthly Lows - Cointelegraph
Tue May 29 18:46, 2018 GMT
NBC Bay Area Russia-linked malware threatens routers: Here's what you can do WTOP WASHINGTON — Malware linked to Russian hackers has infected at least a half-million small office and home office internet routers in several countries, and federal officials are warning Americans to take steps and prevent infection. FBI urging public to reboot routers to stop Russian malware KGO-TV FBI Urges Internet Users to Reboot Home Routers NBC Bay Area FBI to all router users: Reboot now to neuter Russia's VPNFilter malware ZDNet The Mercury News all 184 news articles »
Russia-linked malware threatens routers: Here's what you can do - WTOP
Tue May 29 21:02, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Bitcoin Today: Prices Come Off Weekend Lows but Remain Trapped Under $8000 TheStreet.com Bitcoin fell to a seven-week low on Tuesday near $7,050, breaching support of its 50-week moving average for the first time since 2015. Prices have sold off in recent days from a high of $9,900 set on May 6. The top cryptocurrency by market value has ... and more »
Bitcoin Today: Prices Come Off Weekend Lows but Remain Trapped Under $8000 - TheStreet.com
Tue May 29 19:25, 2018 GMT
TNW This candy dispenser lets you pay in bitcoin TNW A cryptocurrency enthusiast has created a candy dispenser that accepts payments in bitcoin . The device, christened “sweetbit,” works by listening for incoming bitcoin transactions through blockchain .info and dispenses equivalent amount of candies.
This candy dispenser lets you pay in bitcoin - TNW
Tue May 29 18:04, 2018 GMT
Forbes Four Things To Watch For In Cryptocurrency Regulation Forbes For example, Arizona is attempting to pass the “ Bitcoin Bill,” New York is requiring “BitLicenses” and Washington put reserve quotas on cryptocurrency exchanges.[6]. Across the world, each nation is approaching the cryptocurrency regulatory puzzle ... and more »
Four Things To Watch For In Cryptocurrency Regulation - Forbes
Tue May 29 17:01, 2018 GMT
Fortune Exclusive: Dfinity Annouces $35M 'Air Drop' for Blockchain -Based Cloud Fortune ... and the prominent cryptocurrency fund Polychain Capital. In March, the firms invested $61 million to back Dfinity's “Cloud 3.0” vision. That vision is a bold one, and is based on creating a rival to the blockchain network known as Ethereum , which ...
Exclusive: Dfinity Annouces $35M 'Air Drop' for Blockchain-Based Cloud - Fortune
Tue May 29 14:34, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Finally Means More Exposure For Photography As A Business Forbes In the not-so-long-ago days before photography became a culture where any unskilled person could take as many pictures as they liked on a photography-only device, this culture was an art. A decent camera was an expensive investment and that was only ...
Blockchain Finally Means More Exposure For Photography As A Business - Forbes
Tue May 29 17:07, 2018 GMT
Fortune This 'Uber of China' Creator Is Building a Ride-Hailing App Based on Bitcoin Technology Fortune This latest venture melds two of tech's favorite ideas: the sharing economy, and the basis of Bitcoin —the blockchain . The founder of Chinese ride-hailing firm Kuaidi Dache, now a part of the “Uber of China” Didi Chuxing, announced plans to create a ... Founder of Chinese Ride Hailing Company to Launch Blockchain -Based Taxi App Cointelegraph A ride-hailing veteran is creating an Uber on the blockchain that won't be controlled by capitalists Quartz Chinese Ride Hailing Giant Didi Chuxing to Launch a Blockchain Uber CCN Coindesk  - China Money Network all 18 news articles »
This 'Uber of China' Creator Is Building a Ride-Hailing App Based on Bitcoin Technology - Fortune
Tue May 29 12:15, 2018 GMT
Hospitals must remain vigilant with cyber security Finance and Commerce While hospitals may have privacy and security protocols in place in addition to rigorous training of staff, entities that work with health care facilities might not be as vigilant. AHIMA encourages hospitals to obtain reasonable assurances of ...
Hospitals must remain vigilant with cyber security - Finance and Commerce
Tue May 29 16:45, 2018 GMT
DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) - Tanzania's government won a court case on Tuesday against bloggers and activists who sought to block the enforcement of tough, new online content regulations that require them to be registered and declare their financial backers.
Tanzania government wins court case to impose online regulations
Tue May 29 14:48, 2018 GMT
Fortune Bitcoin Spinoff Hacked in Rare '51% Attack' Fortune Hackers compromised the cryptocurrency Bitcoin Gold—a lesser known offshoot of the original Bitcoin —this month, using superior computing power to falsify the currency's ledger and swindle at least $18 million from online exchanges. The hacking ... Cryptocurrency heist worth $20m sees hackers exploit worrying new trend The Independent all 12 news articles »
Bitcoin Spinoff Hacked in Rare '51% Attack' - Fortune
Tue May 29 16:22, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin Price Faces Last Major Support Level Before $5K Yahoo Finance Bitcoin (BTC) risks falling to the key support level of $6,900, having failed to capitalize on signs of weakening bearish momentum yesterday. The cryptocurrency's technical charts saw a doji candle on Sunday, signaling short-term bearish exhaustion.
Bitcoin Price Faces Last Major Support Level Before $5K - Yahoo Finance
Tue May 29 00:07, 2018 GMT
NBC Bay Area FBI urging public to reboot routers to stop Russian malware KGO-TV Magid says that step will confound a high percentage of people because the router was installed by their internet service provider technician. "A lot of people have no idea what their password is, have no idea how to access the control panel to change ... FBI Urges Internet Users to Reboot Home Routers NBC Bay Area FBI to all router users: Reboot now to neuter Russia's VPNFilter malware ZDNet FBI: Reboot your router to help defeat malware attack The Mercury News all 117 news articles »
FBI urging public to reboot routers to stop Russian malware - KGO-TV
Tue May 29 13:46, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin holds $7000; volatility trends lower MarketWatch Bitcoin and other digital currencies are trading higher Tuesday, looking to recover some of last week's losses that saw the total value of all cryptocurrencies fall by more than $60 billion. After slipping near the $7,000 support level late Monday, the ...
Bitcoin holds $7000; volatility trends lower - MarketWatch
Tue May 29 15:21, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin is definitely a bubble, says Wikipedia founder MarketWatch Speaking at the Blockshow conference in Berlin — Europe's version of New York's blockchain -focused Consensus conference — Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales said the crypto industry is in for a rude awakening. In fact, he said, the sector is in need of some ... and more »
Bitcoin is definitely a bubble, says Wikipedia founder - MarketWatch
Tue May 29 14:18, 2018 GMT
Forbes A Bitcoin Halvening Is Two Years Away -- Here's What'll Happen To The Bitcoin Price Forbes Much has changed for Bitcoin , cryptocurrency and blockchain since the last Bitcoin halving (something the community calls a halvening), which happened July 9, 2016, and each time it happens no one is entirely sure how the Bitcoin price, or the economy ...
A Bitcoin Halvening Is Two Years Away -- Here's What'll Happen To The Bitcoin Price - Forbes
Tue May 29 14:21, 2018 GMT
Built In Austin This Austin blockchain expert thinks cryptocurrencies will pass. Blockchain , not so much. Built In Austin Blockchain technology was invented in 2008 as a way to track cryptocurrency exchanges. It works by ... Although blockchain is best known for powering Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, the technology is useful for tracking any asset. That's why Kilroy ...
This Austin blockchain expert thinks cryptocurrencies will pass. Blockchain, not so much. - Built In Austin
Tue May 29 12:55, 2018 GMT
The Independent Cryptocurrency heist worth $20m sees hackers exploit worrying new trend The Independent The attack method involves taking control of 51 per cent of a cryptocurrency's network in order to manipulate its blockchain and reverse transactions that have taken place. While a 51 per cent attack on major networks like bitcoin and ethereum are ... and more »
Cryptocurrency heist worth $20m sees hackers exploit worrying new trend - The Independent
Tue May 29 10:59, 2018 GMT
CryptoSlate Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Shifts Stance on Privacy CryptoSlate Such comments may seem at odds with Ethereum's position as a public, transparent blockchain that reveals information many would deem sensitive. In the context of blockchain technology, Buterin has been a historical advocate of privacy — perhaps just ... and more »
Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Shifts Stance on Privacy - CryptoSlate
Tue May 29 11:03, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Investors Bet $4 Billion on a Cryptocurrency Startup Wall Street Journal There is also hope that such platforms could vastly improve the future of online payments through the open-ledger blockchain technology that underpins bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. One formidable competitor is Ethereum , the platform that ... Security Researchers Discover Multiple Epic Vulnerabilities in EOS Blockchain newsBTC all 68 news articles »
Investors Bet $4 Billion on a Cryptocurrency Startup - Wall Street Journal
Tue May 29 11:31, 2018 GMT
Fortune An 'Emergency Sale' of Bitcoins Just Earned $14 Million for German Law Enforcement Fortune It was an emergency sale, according to a Monday report in the Tagesspiegel newspaper, because the Bavarian justice treasury was concerned about the wild fluctuations in cryptocurrency prices. Emergency sales are ... The cryptocurrencies that were sold ... German prosecutors hit $13.9M from 'emergency sale' of seized cryptocurrency CoinGeek all 12 news articles »
An 'Emergency Sale' of Bitcoins Just Earned $14 Million for German Law Enforcement - Fortune
Tue May 29 10:01, 2018 GMT
Investopedia (blog) Peter Thiel Believes Bitcoin May Be on the Outs Investopedia (blog) Peter Thiel, the billionaire entrepreneur and venture capitalist, expressed his belief that there is a 50% to 80% chance that bitcoin's price will decline to a point at which the cryptocurrency , currently the largest in the world by market cap, will be ...
Peter Thiel Believes Bitcoin May Be on the Outs - Investopedia (blog)
Tue May 29 00:45, 2018 GMT
NBC Bay Area FBI Urges Internet Users to Reboot Home Routers NBC Bay Area The FBI on Monday went public with a warning, saying Russian hackers have targeted hundreds of thousands of internet routers and urged people to reboot the routers in their homes. The FBI says malware capable of shutting down web traffic and collecting ... FBI urging public to reboot routers to stop Russian malware KGO-TV FBI to all router users: Reboot now to neuter Russia's VPNFilter malware ZDNet FBI: Reboot your router to help defeat malware attack The Mercury News all 88 news articles »
FBI Urges Internet Users to Reboot Home Routers - NBC Bay Area
Tue May 29 11:13, 2018 GMT
UTSA Today UTSA researchers create security framework to stop cyber attacks on internet -connected smart cars UTSA Today (May 29, 2018) -- A new study by Maanak Gupta, doctoral candidate at The University of Texas at San Antonio, and Ravi Sandhu, Lutcher Brown Endowed Professor of computer science and founding executive director of the UTSA Institute for Cyber Security  ... and more »
UTSA researchers create security framework to stop cyber attacks on internet-connected smart cars - UTSA Today
Tue May 29 09:31, 2018 GMT
TNW Chinese internet security firm finds major vulnerabilities in EOS before Mainnet launch TNW Security researchers are finding loopholes in the security of cryptocurrencies and blockchains one after another. The latest in the series is ... Qihoo 360, a Chinese internet security company, has discovered a series of high-risk vulnerabilities in ... Potential EOS Mainnet Launch Delay: Internet Security Giant Identifies High-Risk Security Vulnerabilities (Updated) CryptoSlate Internet Security Giant 360 Reports “Epic Vulnerability” in EOS Platform, Issue Already Resolved Coingape EOS Sheds ~$700m After Damning Allegations From Internet Security Giant; More FUD Targeted at Block .one? Cryptocoin Spy newsBTC all 59 news articles »
Chinese internet security firm finds major vulnerabilities in EOS before Mainnet launch - TNW
Tue May 29 08:41, 2018 GMT
Investopedia (blog) Forget Bitcoin : Blockchain is the Future Investopedia (blog) While blockchain is most famous for its role in facilitating the rise of digital currencies over the past several years, there are also many other non- cryptocurrency uses for this technology. Indeed, some blockchain proponents believe that the ... Bitcoin Price to Bottom at $5700 in Short-Term Before Recovery: Analyst Yahoo Finance Bitcoin still a buy despite recent losses says blockchain venture capitalist. Here's why. CNBC 3 Bitcoin Alternatives Compared: Ethereum , Cardano and NEO SitePoint Cointelegraph  - CCN  - Forbes all 55 news articles »
Forget Bitcoin: Blockchain is the Future - Investopedia (blog)
Tue May 29 09:12, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Now Faces Last Major Support Level Before $5K Coindesk Bitcoin (BTC) risks falling to the key support level of $6,900, having failed to capitalize on signs of weakening bearish momentum yesterday. The cryptocurrency's technical charts saw a doji candle on Sunday, signaling short-term bearish exhaustion ... and more »
Bitcoin Now Faces Last Major Support Level Before $5K - Coindesk
Tue May 29 08:02, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Baidu's 'Wikipedia' Now Logs Revisions on a Blockchain Coindesk Baidu Baike, the Chinese search giant's equivalent to Wikipedia, is now using blockchain technology to record items' revision histories in a move aimed to bring transparency and traceability to the online service. Although Baidu has not publicly ... and more »
Baidu's 'Wikipedia' Now Logs Revisions on a Blockchain - Coindesk
Mon May 28 23:01, 2018 GMT
DOSarrest Announces new Cyber Attack Readiness Certificate program GlobeNewswire (press release) VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DOSarrest Internet Security announced today that they have begun offering a comprehensive Cyber Attack Readiness Certificate program. This certification is to give website operators ...
DOSarrest Announces new Cyber Attack Readiness Certificate program - GlobeNewswire (press release)
Tue May 29 04:09, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Founder of Chinese Ride Hailing Company to Launch Blockchain ... Cointelegraph Chen Weixing, the founder of Chinese ride hailing company Kuaidi Dache, is planning to launch a blockchain-based ride hailing app, China Money Network ... A ride-hailing veteran is creating an Uber on the blockchain that won't be controlled by capitalists Quartz Ridesharing App Founder Wants to Build a Blockchain 'Uber ... Coindesk Kuaidi Founder Weixing Chen To Launch Blockchain-Based Ride Hailing App In China China Money Network all 14 news articles »
Founder of Chinese Ride Hailing Company to Launch Blockchain ... - Cointelegraph
Tue May 29 06:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Ben & Jerry's Bets On Blockchain To Cancel Out The Carbon In Every Scoop Forbes Poseidon's solution is to use the blockchain —specifically the Stellar blockchain which is notoriously energy efficient—to break carbon credits into microtransactions which can be attached to every scoop of ice cream. The not-for-profit is also ... and more »
Ben & Jerry's Bets On Blockchain To Cancel Out The Carbon In Every Scoop - Forbes
Tue May 29 08:18, 2018 GMT
CryptoSlate Potential EOS Mainnet Launch Delay: Internet Security Giant Identifies High-Risk Security Vulnerabilities (Updated) CryptoSlate Qihoo 360, China's largest internet security company, recently published an announcement that the upcoming EOS mainnet launch scheduled for June 2, 2018, could potentially be delayed due to a series of high-risk security vulnerabilities that could ... Security Researchers Discover Multiple Epic Vulnerabilities in EOS Blockchain newsBTC all 4 news articles »
Potential EOS Mainnet Launch Delay: Internet Security Giant Identifies High-Risk Security Vulnerabilities (Updated) - CryptoSlate
Mon May 28 18:45, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin Bears In Charge But Indecision Could Spur Rally Yahoo Finance While the odds are still stacked in favor of bitcoin's bears, a level of indecision looks to be creeping in, according to the technical charts. The cryptocurrency fell to a 6.5-week low of $7,142 on Bitfinex earlier today, having breached the 50-week ...
Bitcoin Bears In Charge But Indecision Could Spur Rally - Yahoo Finance
Tue May 29 01:38, 2018 GMT
Forbes Just Say AI, Blockchain , Crypto, IOT, AR, VR, Big Data, Analytics And Cybersecurity To Get Hired Forbes Let's simulate – just for fun (and with a little cynicism) – a discussion between a recruiter and a candidate looking for work. If you're unfamiliar with Chauncey Gardiner and the classic movie, Being There, now's the time to watch at least the YouTube ...
Just Say AI, Blockchain, Crypto, IOT, AR, VR, Big Data, Analytics And Cybersecurity To Get Hired - Forbes
Tue May 29 02:09, 2018 GMT
Inc.com How Blockchain is Disrupting Supply Chain Management Inc.com I'm talking, of course, about blockchain , the technology which underlies bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies and acts as an unhackable, decentralized ledger. It's been described as "a record-keeping mechanism that makes it easier and safer for ...
How Blockchain is Disrupting Supply Chain Management - Inc.com
Tue May 29 04:06, 2018 GMT
Coindesk A New Twist On Lightning Tech Could Be Coming Soon to Bitcoin Coindesk Bitcoin's lightning network may be just starting to send transactions over the blockchain , but already its developers are looking to rearchitect the technology. That's because, while touted as a way to significantly boost bitcoin's capacity, the ...
A New Twist On Lightning Tech Could Be Coming Soon to Bitcoin - Coindesk
Mon May 28 22:47, 2018 GMT
Press Herald Mozilla chairman: Demand that internet be better on privacy , civil discourse, verifiable information Press Herald CAMBRIDGE, Mass. —The manifesto that Mitchell Baker wrote for the Mozilla free software community declared the internet to be a global public resource and privacy a fundamental right that “must not be treated as optional.” Twenty years later, as ... and more »
Mozilla chairman: Demand that internet be better on privacy, civil discourse, verifiable information - Press Herald
Tue May 29 02:04, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal How Blockchain Could Help Lower Health Costs Wall Street Journal In the continuing push for affordable health care, one of the biggest stumbling blocks is still the confused and error-filled manner in which electronic data is shared among doctors, insurers, hospitals and patients. One solution could be blockchain ...
How Blockchain Could Help Lower Health Costs - Wall Street Journal
Mon May 28 22:36, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ethereum's Price Drop Possibly Due To Large ETH Sell-Off By EOS, Report Says Cointelegraph The price of Ethereum (ETH) has fallen today, May 28, with tech site TrustNodes blaming the drop on a large sale of ETH on crypto exchange Bitfinex that they attribute to EOS. ETH/USD. Crypto Twitter persona WhalePanda also weighed in with a similar ... Ethereum Drops 14% as Cryptocurrency Market Declines $14 Billion ... CCN all 21 news articles »
Ethereum's Price Drop Possibly Due To Large ETH Sell-Off By EOS, Report Says - Cointelegraph
Mon May 28 16:50, 2018 GMT
GlobalCoinReport Top 6 Bitcoin (BTC) Alternatives in 2018 GlobalCoinReport Ethereum is a much younger crypto that was launched back in 2015. It is basically a decentralized ... Verge is yet another crypto that was inspired by Bitcoin , and it even used BTC's original blockchain , which it improved for its own purposes. Those ... Bitcoin's median transaction fee lowest since 2011 — nearing BCH TNW Despite Hitting Monthly Price Lows, Bitcoin Network Fundamentals Keep Growing Cointelegraph Youtube Celeb Nicholas Merten Makes Big Bitcoin Prediction ... newsBTC Bitcoinist  - Bitcoin News (press release) all 84 news articles »
Top 6 Bitcoin (BTC) Alternatives in 2018 - GlobalCoinReport
Mon May 28 21:25, 2018 GMT
CSO Australia The week in security : Welcome to the era of GDP.R you ready? CSO Australia Years of anticipation and preparation came to a head with the commencement of the European Union's general data protection regulation (GDPR) privacy scheme. Yet even as the new regime kicked into gear, Australian companies were still figuring out their ...
The week in security: Welcome to the era of GDP.R you ready? - CSO Australia
Mon May 28 22:17, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Deloitte Report Says Businesses Who Don't Consider Blockchain 'Risk Falling Behind' Cointelegraph A new report issued by audit and consulting firm Deloitte has found that blockchain technology will become a critical asset to the retail and consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry. The report analyzed over 50 potential blockchain use cases and ...
Deloitte Report Says Businesses Who Don't Consider Blockchain 'Risk Falling Behind' - Cointelegraph
Mon May 28 13:26, 2018 GMT
NPR Do Not Sell My Personal Information: California Eyes Data Privacy Measure NPR Still, if the California act passes, it will be one of the broadest privacy laws in the U.S. because it will affect anyone who goes on the Internet in California. And because California is the fifth-largest economy in the world, Brookman predicts many ...
Do Not Sell My Personal Information: California Eyes Data Privacy Measure - NPR
Mon May 28 18:36, 2018 GMT
Forbes I Would Be Shocked If Bitcoin Prices Weren't Manipulated Forbes According the FT and Bloomberg the Justice Department has opened a criminal probe into whether traders are manipulating the price of Bitcoin and other digital currencies. Well, duh? ... No such protections exist for cryptocurrency . The person telling ...
I Would Be Shocked If Bitcoin Prices Weren't Manipulated - Forbes
Mon May 28 18:59, 2018 GMT
Internet provider Grande Communications is requesting assistance from U.S. Marshals to serve piracy tracking company IP-Echelon. As part of the RIAA lawsuit, the ISP wants to find out more about a scam where IP-Echelon's name was abused by scammers to extract payments. Thus far, however, it has been unable to reach the company at its Hollywood office. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
ISP Wants US Marshals to Help Serve Piracy Tracking Outfit
Mon May 28 16:08, 2018 GMT
GeekWire Digital payments pioneer Lawrence Lerner bets on blockchain with $170M startup investment fund GeekWire Lawrence Lerner was working to integrate digital payments into our daily lives and build cryptocurrency before there was even such a thing as a cryptocurrency . Lerner pioneered systems to enable digital cash and has been building cashless payment and ...
Digital payments pioneer Lawrence Lerner bets on blockchain with $170M startup investment fund - GeekWire
Mon May 28 17:45, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph 1090 DApps And 700 Tokens Launched on Ethereum Network in 2017, Analyst Says Cointelegraph Vanessa Grellet, executive director of ConsenSys, a New York-based Ethereum software company, provided a positive statement on blockchain technology speaking at the ' blockchain for social impact' section of the event. Grellet argued that the technology ...
1090 DApps And 700 Tokens Launched on Ethereum Network in 2017, Analyst Says - Cointelegraph
Mon May 28 12:49, 2018 GMT
ITWeb Continued concern about Internet privacy , security ITWeb According to Ipsos, three quarters (74%) of respondents said the negligence of Internet companies contributes to their growing concern over online privacy , second only to cyber criminals at 81%, and ahead of other Internet users (66%), government (63 ... and more »
Continued concern about Internet privacy, security - ITWeb
Mon May 28 13:19, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Scottish 'Crypto Clinic' Treats Bitcoin Trading Addicts Cointelegraph Last year, Cointelegraph reported on a Bitcoin investor who used his home as collateral for a $325,000 equity loan, in pursuit of making a mid-term profit on the cryptocurrency . Crypto community members, evidently viewing his investment mindset as ... Bitcoin junkies to be treated at British cryptocurrency addiction centre Metro Treatment centre for cryptocurrency addicts opens in the Scottish Borders Sky News Bitcoin and cryptocurrency addicts are offered treatment in UK for first time Evening Standard all 9 news articles »
Scottish 'Crypto Clinic' Treats Bitcoin Trading Addicts - Cointelegraph
Mon May 28 12:54, 2018 GMT
7 Cryptocurrency Predictions for the Rest of 2018 Motley Fool 2 spot in market cap behind bitcoin for almost the entirety of the past year. The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, which is the largest open-source blockchain initiative in the world, is now more than 500 organizations strong. It has members from a ... and more »
7 Cryptocurrency Predictions for the Rest of 2018 - Motley Fool
Mon May 28 13:13, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Winners Announced for BlockShow's Blockchain Industry Leaders Poll Cointelegraph Blockshow Europe 2018 has announced the winners for its blockchain industry leaders poll, which was conducted using a blockchain -based voting app called Polys. BlockShow's 2018 poll gave supporters worldwide the opportunity vote for those women and ... and more »
Winners Announced for BlockShow's Blockchain Industry Leaders Poll - Cointelegraph
Mon May 28 13:19, 2018 GMT
Forbes When Cryptocurrency Goes Green, Blockchain Can Save the Environment Forbes It is hard to imagine a world without air conditioners, vehicles or the internet. Technology has had a great impact on our world and the people who inhibit the earth today. People are living longer because technology has allowed medical research to ...
When Cryptocurrency Goes Green, Blockchain Can Save the Environment - Forbes
Mon May 28 11:57, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Despite Hitting Monthly Price Lows, Bitcoin Network Fundamentals Keep Growing Cointelegraph Monday, May 28: crypto markets are experiencing a significant decline with all top ten cryptocurrencies listed on Coinmarketcap (CMC) in the red. Some altcoins such as Cardano (ADA) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) are seeing losses up to around 30 percent over ...
Despite Hitting Monthly Price Lows, Bitcoin Network Fundamentals Keep Growing - Cointelegraph
Mon May 28 11:02, 2018 GMT
TNW Bitcoin's median transaction fee lowest since 2011 — nearing BCH TNW The transaction fees and time involved with Bitcoin have been some of the biggest hurdles in the adoption of the cryptocurrency as a medium of exchange. While multiple cryptocurrencies have emerged touting themselves as the solution — without actually ... Bitcoin Fees Temporarily Less Than BCH, Can This Continue? newsBTC CoinGeek.com hosts first Bitcoin Cash Social in the Philippines CoinGeek Markets Update: Bear Market Adds Cryptocurrency Trading Uncertainty Bitcoin News (press release) all 34 news articles »
Bitcoin's median transaction fee lowest since 2011 — nearing BCH - TNW
Mon May 28 11:00, 2018 GMT
WIRED How WIRED Lost $100000 in Bitcoin WIRED While fiat currencies, like the dollar, rely on banks and government regulators, Bitcoin runs on a peer-to-peer network monitored by an army of volunteer miners that run specialized software. .... Chainalysis, a research firm that analyzes activity ...
How WIRED Lost $100000 in Bitcoin - WIRED
Mon May 28 10:37, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Bears Still in Charge But Indecision Could Open Doors for Rally Coindesk Clearly, BTC is on the defensive, still, there is merit in being cautious as the cryptocurrency created a small doji candle on Sunday (as seen in the daily chart) at the key 76.4 percent Fibonacci retracement level of $7,209, indicating bear indecision ...
Bitcoin Bears Still in Charge But Indecision Could Open Doors for Rally - Coindesk
Mon May 28 08:01, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Chinese Blockchain Event Draws Backlash Over Chairman Mao Stunt Coindesk Chinese cryptocurrency media companies are boycotting an ongoing blockchain conference after the organizer used a Chairman Mao impersonator to promote the event. Dubbed the Bo'Ao Blockchain Forum for Asia (not to be confused with the Bo'Ao Forum) ... and more »
Chinese Blockchain Event Draws Backlash Over Chairman Mao Stunt - Coindesk
Mon May 28 07:30, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Youtube Celeb Nicholas Merten Makes Big Bitcoin Prediction newsBTC Merten is a known crypto evangelist but even a few of his followers questioned his reasoning in the tweet. A follower who uses the handle Sammy Tommy pointed out that interest rates have no correlation with cryptocurrency prices and that though ...
Youtube Celeb Nicholas Merten Makes Big Bitcoin Prediction - newsBTC
Mon May 28 06:42, 2018 GMT
Coindesk What to Expect When Ethereum Classic Diffuses Its 'Difficulty Bomb' Coindesk Ethereum classic (ETC) is set to fork in the coming days as part of a bid to diffuse a so-called 'bomb' in its code. Set for block 5,900,000, the change, in which all users of the original ethereum blockchain will need to update their software, is ... and more »
What to Expect When Ethereum Classic Diffuses Its 'Difficulty Bomb' - Coindesk
Mon May 28 00:39, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Aims To Be The Biggest Stage For Empowering Music Artists Forbes With all the excitement surrounding blockchain and token economies (tokenization) – there is a unique angle and market which receives minimal coverage—helping independent music artists unlock new financing opportunities, without having to sacrifice ...
Blockchain Aims To Be The Biggest Stage For Empowering Music Artists - Forbes
Mon May 28 04:58, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Make or Break Situation newsBTC For one, there's the mainnet launch for both Tron and EOS that would make them independent of the Ethereum network. Although this probably won't have a direct influence on bitcoin price, any improvement in investor outlook could still lift altcoins ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Reversal Candlestick at Make-or-Break Level Ethereum World News (blog) all 3 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Make or Break Situation - newsBTC
Sun May 27 22:54, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Pizza Guy: Laszlo Hanyecz on Why Bitcoin is Still the Only Flavor of Crypto for Him Cointelegraph Sturdivant also noted that he's also continued to buy and sell pizza in cryptocurrency using Bitcoin , Litecoin (LTC), and Ethereum (ETH), and that he prefers pizza with meat and red onions, although “for a little controversy, I like 'Hawaiian' pizza ...
Bitcoin Pizza Guy: Laszlo Hanyecz on Why Bitcoin is Still the Only Flavor of Crypto for Him - Cointelegraph
Mon May 28 01:49, 2018 GMT
Blockchain Is The Next Big Thing Seeking Alpha Skeptics point out that fraud/theft has taken place with certain cryptocurrency exchanges. However, the fraud/theft that took place had to do with the actual exchanges and not the blockchain technology. While exchanges could be hacked, the actual ...
Blockchain Is The Next Big Thing - Seeking Alpha
Sun May 27 20:02, 2018 GMT
What Is Bitcoin Incognito Cryptocurrency ? The Merkle For those people who can't get enough Bitcoins in their life, a new option is emerging. Known as Bitcoin Incognito, it is another attempt at fixing some of the glaring issues which Bitcoin presents. Whether or not this new fork will succeed is unclear ...
What Is Bitcoin Incognito Cryptocurrency? - The Merkle
Mon May 28 00:12, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Analysis newsBTC If we pull Bitcoin statistics then we see a gloomy situation. Bitcoin prices are down 12 percent in the last seven days but pretty stable in the last 24 hours shedding 3 percent as I type this. It has been mild but what we should be looking at is the ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis - newsBTC
Sun May 27 13:31, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Cryptocurrency Market Continues to Fall as Bitcoin Price Seeks ... Yahoo Finance On previous reports, CCN emphasized that the price of bitcoin will likely fall to the higher end of the $6000 region in the short-term. Over the past 24 hours, the ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Market Continues to Fall as Bitcoin Price Seeks ... - Yahoo Finance
Sun May 27 16:59, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: Expanding Exchanges and Investors Bitcoin Magazine Stay on top of the best stories in the bitcoin , blockchain and cryptocurrency industry. Subscribe to our newsletter here. ... Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase just made an enormous play by acquiring decentralized relayer Paradex this week. Paradex ...
Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: Expanding Exchanges and Investors - Bitcoin Magazine
Sun May 27 16:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Buy Bitcoin , Sell Your Altcoins, Says Pioneering Wall Street Blockchain Analyst Cointelegraph Bitcoin remains a strong buy despite recent losses, blockchain venture capitalist Spencer Bogart told CNBC yesterday, May 26. The cryptocurrency will trade “at least” above $10,000 by the year's end, he added. Bogart is a partner at major VC firm ... Bitcoin still a buy despite recent losses says blockchain venture capitalist. Here's why. CNBC Bitcoin and Crypto on Continuous Decline: Major Factors and Trends newsBTC Bitcoin , Ethereum Lead Cryptocurrency Market Lower as Trade Volumes Plunge to Six-Week Lows Hacked Forbes  - What Investment all 25 news articles »
Buy Bitcoin, Sell Your Altcoins, Says Pioneering Wall Street Blockchain Analyst - Cointelegraph
Sun May 27 11:02, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 27/05/18 Yahoo Finance Bitcoin Cash fell by 0.78% on Saturday, following Friday's 5.94% slide, to end the day at $1,004.4, making it a 22.3% loss for the current week. An intraday low $998.8 held above the day's first major support level at $967.9 in the early hours, with a ... Bitcoin Cash Price Weekly Analysis: BCH/USD's Downtrend Intact newsBTC all 35 news articles »
Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Ripple Daily Analysis – 27/05/18 - Yahoo Finance
Sun May 27 11:43, 2018 GMT
SFGate Bitcoin a shadowy realm as US weighs security clearances SFGate The question is whether owning bitcoins or lesser-known cryptocurrencies such as Ripple and Ethereum is an indicator of risky personal behavior -- one that should flag extra scrutiny in security clearances -- or just another investment choice. ... a ...
Bitcoin a shadowy realm as US weighs security clearances - SFGate
Sun May 27 18:19, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin Price to Bottom at $5700 in Short-Term Before Recovery: Analyst Yahoo Finance ... mid-May, ever since the bitcoin price failed to test a major support level at $10,000, the cryptocurrency market has been on a continuous decline. The vast majority of tokens and small cryptocurrencies have followed the price trend of bitcoin and ... Analyst Says Bitcoin May Drop to $5500 Before New Upside In Q3/Q4 2018 newsBTC all 2 news articles »
Bitcoin Price to Bottom at $5700 in Short-Term Before Recovery: Analyst - Yahoo Finance
Sun May 27 17:05, 2018 GMT
Financial Times The Jabberwocky world of bitcoin Financial Times In cryptocurrency land, a nonce is apparently a 32-bit field rather than a category of prisoner. Hodl is not a fatfinger typo but advice to hold on for dear life, sat is a millionth of a bitcoin and shilling is ... Yet last week Francesco Gardin ...
The Jabberwocky world of bitcoin - Financial Times
Sun May 27 16:36, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance What Happened to Bitcoin (BTC) These Past Few Days? Yahoo Finance The world's first and largest cryptocurrency Bitcoin is famous for being the decentralized peer-to-peer network. The idea of not depending on any governing authorities' networks and not being controlled by any person is why Bitcoin is believed to be ... Bitcoin Price Analysis: Rumour Has It… Bitcoinist Cryptocurrency Market on a Continuous Decline, No Major Movements on the Upside CCN all 33 news articles »
What Happened to Bitcoin (BTC) These Past Few Days? - Yahoo Finance
Sun May 27 15:21, 2018 GMT
Internet privacy with DuckDuckGo and Tor Norman Transcript One of the biggest privacy complaints about major Internet search sites such as Google, AOL, Bing and Yahoo is that they keep extensive and often permanent records, called “logs,” of the who, what, where and when of everything that's entered into that ...
Internet privacy with DuckDuckGo and Tor - Norman Transcript
Sun May 27 14:00, 2018 GMT
Los Angeles Times Could blockchain have solved the mystery of the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak? Los Angeles Times Food safety advocates and industry insiders say it may be time to borrow the encrypted accounting platform that drives cryptocurrency : blockchain . ... "Up until that point I only knew that it was the technology behind bitcoin ," Yiannas said. "I will ...
Could blockchain have solved the mystery of the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak? - Los Angeles Times
Sun May 27 11:33, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph GDPR and Blockchain : Is the New EU Data Protection Regulation a Threat or an Incentive? Cointelegraph While the original Bitcoin specification didn't guarantee anonymity, many technological innovations, ranging from elementary tumblers to zk-SNARK applications, brought us closer to this ideal. This type of anonymity is probably not what the regulator ... and more »
GDPR and Blockchain: Is the New EU Data Protection Regulation a Threat or an Incentive? - Cointelegraph
Sun May 27 11:03, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Can the Biggest US Bitcoin Exchange Win Over Wall Street? Wall Street Journal Earlier this month, the San Francisco-based company unveiled plans for new services aimed at hedge funds and other big investors, such as brokering large-scale cryptocurrency trades. Coinbase is also opening a New York office to focus on Wall Street ... and more »
Can the Biggest US Bitcoin Exchange Win Over Wall Street? - Wall Street Journal
Sun May 27 10:50, 2018 GMT
Coindesk ZombieChain Comes Alive: Can Ethereum Sidechains Save the Dapps? Coindesk To commit an action to the ethereum blockchain , users need to expend gas, a unit of value that's priced in ether, the network's cryptocurrency , and that fluctuates based on how much other people are using the network at any given time. For Loom Network ...
ZombieChain Comes Alive: Can Ethereum Sidechains Save the Dapps? - Coindesk
Sun May 27 09:40, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Leadership Shifts to Usher in New Era for Monero Cryptocurrency Coindesk But Spagni is also starkly different from other developers that have become synonymous with cryptocurrencies, like ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin or Zcash CEO Zooko Wilcox, in that he does not influence monero's technical development and has little ... What it takes to work at a blockchain startup in South Africa MyBroadband all 2 news articles »
Leadership Shifts to Usher in New Era for Monero Cryptocurrency - Coindesk
Sun May 27 07:50, 2018 GMT
UK Internet users are no stranger to website blocking. Many of the world's largest pirate sites, including The Pirate Bay, are inaccessible due to court orders. But does this mean that piracy has been eradicated as well? A look at the most visited websites in the UK suggests that there is still a long way to go. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
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Sun May 27 04:33, 2018 GMT
NEWS.com.au Man accidentally threw away $79 million worth of Bitcoin NEWS.com.au There is a finite number of 21 million bitcoins. Part of cryptocurrency's appeal is that it's anonymous, untraceable and can only be retrieved by the person with the private key. Randomly generated by the Bitcoin algorithm, these can be more than 50 ...
Man accidentally threw away $79 million worth of Bitcoin - NEWS.com.au
Sun May 27 03:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: Rumour Has It… Bitcoinist 'Rumour has it Bitcoin won't see 10k anymore' would serve as a suitable alteration to the chorus of Adele's mega-hit, 'Rumour Has It.' It's obvious that for the time being, bears are in full control of bitcoin price but this time it's a little bit ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Rumour Has It… - Bitcoinist
Sat May 26 23:02, 2018 GMT
Vitalik Buterin Responds to Ethereum Blockchain Size Concerns CryptoSlate The Ethereum blockchain has recently become the center of heated discussion due to its rapidly growing size, with many industry observers noting that increasing bloat may cause issues such as difficulties in archiving or synchronizing. Ethereum co ... and more »
Vitalik Buterin Responds to Ethereum Blockchain Size Concerns - CryptoSlate
Sun May 27 01:42, 2018 GMT
Forbes Five Tips For Blockchain Investing In Media, Entertainment And Advertising Forbes Out of that hour-plus discussion came a number of tips and perspectives that may help others pondering investment in blockchain tech and cryptocurrencies, especially in media, entertainment and advertising. .... "We're finding in Asia a tremendous ...
Five Tips For Blockchain Investing In Media, Entertainment And Advertising - Forbes
Sat May 26 16:03, 2018 GMT
The Real Deal What this blockchain experiment in Bushwick means for RE investors The Real Deal According to the New York Times, Meridio's experiment involves introducing a cryptocurrency token for the eight current investors who own the Bushwick property at 304 Troutman Street; thanks to the underlying blockchain platform, an encrypted digital ...
What this blockchain experiment in Bushwick means for RE investors - The Real Deal
Sun May 27 01:02, 2018 GMT
New York Post I accidentally threw away $60M worth of Bitcoin New York Post There is a finite number of 21 million bitcoins. Part of cryptocurrency's appeal is that it's anonymous, untraceable and can only be retrieved by the person with the private key. Randomly generated by the Bitcoin algorithm, these can be more than 50 ...
I accidentally threw away $60M worth of Bitcoin - New York Post
Sat May 26 21:09, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency Spikes Up to $7500 The Merkle The theory was suggested in a series of tweets by a cryptocurrency community known as the Crypto Fam. Analysts in the group suggest that the bears' hold on bitcoin may be coming to an end relatively soon, as institutional bitcoin holders' stashes are ...
Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency Spikes Up to $7500 - The Merkle
Sat May 26 22:30, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin still a buy despite recent losses says blockchain venture capitalist. Here's why. CNBC Bitcoin still a buy despite recent losses says blockchain venture capitalist. ... On Thursday, with increased regulatory scrutiny in the cryptocurrency space, the coin fell yet again — this time below $8,000, where bitcoin had hovered for several ... and more »
Bitcoin still a buy despite recent losses says blockchain venture capitalist. Here's why. - CNBC
Sat May 26 22:02, 2018 GMT
The Merkle Pornhub Launches a Free VPN Service to Bypass Internet Censorship The Merkle Internet censorship has become a major problem over the past few years. Despite more and more people getting connected to the internet , it is still nearly impossible to access most information without encountering some form of restriction. As such ... and more »
Pornhub Launches a Free VPN Service to Bypass Internet Censorship - The Merkle
Sat May 26 15:11, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin Sees Red Again. Is a Weekend Rally around the Corner? Yahoo Finance A move through to a morning high $7,654.1 fell short of the day's first major resistance level at $7,783.93 and 23.6% FIB Retracement Level of $7,906.4 before reversing. Bitcoin fell to an intraday low $7,318.2 in the late morning to call on support at ...
Bitcoin Sees Red Again. Is a Weekend Rally around the Corner? - Yahoo Finance
Sat May 26 15:55, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Russian Central Bank's Deputy Governor: Blockchain Tech Still Needs to 'Mature' Cointelegraph First Deputy Governor of the Russian Central Bank Olga Skorobogatova has said that blockchain technology is not yet “mature” enough for industrial-scale use, local media outlet Prime reports today, May 26. During a discussion at the St. ... According ... and more »
Russian Central Bank's Deputy Governor: Blockchain Tech Still Needs to 'Mature' - Cointelegraph
Sat May 26 14:56, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) Markets Update: Bear Market Adds Cryptocurrency Trading Uncertainty Bitcoin News (press release) Cryptocurrency markets have had a rough week over the last seven days as many digital assets lost quite a bit of value that most coins had gained two weeks prior. Currently, markets are seemingly consolidating and have remained somewhat stable over the ... and more »
Markets Update: Bear Market Adds Cryptocurrency Trading Uncertainty - Bitcoin News (press release)
Sat May 26 14:16, 2018 GMT
CCN After Last Year's Mempool Drama, Batched Bitcoin Transactions Finally on the Rise CCN When bitcoin transaction fees hit record costs in mid-to late-2017, a race for solutions was in force. The most workable one came in the form of batching bitcoin transactions, and batching's popularity has increased in the background of a general bear ...
After Last Year's Mempool Drama, Batched Bitcoin Transactions Finally on the Rise - CCN
Sat May 26 10:36, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Blockchain Must Adapt to Build Trust in the Internet of Things Coindesk Purists from the cryptocurrency world will argue that a "permissioned blockchain " is an oxymoron; however, some form of identity verification is required for participants who join the network so they can trust the information the Thing contributes to ... and more »
Blockchain Must Adapt to Build Trust in the Internet of Things - Coindesk
Sat May 26 11:43, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Analyst Says Bitcoin May Drop to $5500 Before New Upside In Q3/Q4 2018 newsBTC The cryptocurrency market has been under pressure in 2018 following an extensive race to the top, with Bitcoin breaching the $20,000 level. Traders were expecting the Blockchain Week in New York to trigger a new bullish momentum, but the market lost ... Bitcoin Price : To Reach $7500 or Not? The Merkle Cryptocurrency Market on a Continuous Decline, No Major Movements on the Upside CCN Most Cryptocurrencies Are Rallying Today -- So Why Are Bitcoin and Ethereum Down? Motley Fool all 62 news articles »
Analyst Says Bitcoin May Drop to $5500 Before New Upside In Q3/Q4 2018 - newsBTC
Sat May 26 13:00, 2018 GMT
Seattle Times Bitcoin backlash as 'miners' suck up electricity, stress power grids in Central Washington Seattle Times Bargain electric rates are attracting digital currency entrepreneurs, but three public utilities districts are reassessing how they deal with the surging demand, and whether they should even try to keep up. Residential customers, meanwhile, worry that ...
Bitcoin backlash as 'miners' suck up electricity, stress power grids in Central Washington - Seattle Times
Fri May 25 23:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes What You Can Expect If You Are Willing To Accept Cryptocurrency For Selling Your House Forbes The common response, and the one I voiced to my wife, is that it is generally all about being a part of the emerging cryptocurrency and blockchain movement. After some ... You could always convert your bitcoin to fiat to pay these fees or just use U.S ... Just One Top Crypto Bucked This Week's Market Downturn Coindesk Most Cryptocurrencies Are Rallying Today -- So Why Are Bitcoin and Ethereum Down? Motley Fool all 61 news articles »
What You Can Expect If You Are Willing To Accept Cryptocurrency For Selling Your House - Forbes
Fri May 25 23:44, 2018 GMT
Snopes.com FBI Warns Internet Users to Protect Routers from 'VPNFilter' Cyber -Attack Snopes.com The Federal Bureau of Investigation said in a statement on 25 May 2018 that foreign cyber actors had used a malware program known as VPNFilter to infect “hundreds of thousands” of home and office routers and other networked devices worldwide. The FBI is advising people to reboot their routers after foreign cyber criminals hacked into them Business Insider FBI to America: Reboot Your Routers, Right Now Popular Mechanics all 42 news articles »
FBI Warns Internet Users to Protect Routers from 'VPNFilter' Cyber-Attack - Snopes.com
Sat May 26 01:55, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Shenzhen Gov't Partners With Tencent to Fight Tax Fraud With Blockchain Cointelegraph The Shenzhen Municipal Office of the State Administration of Taxation has partnered with technology firm Tencent, according to an official announcement May 25. The partnership aims to establish an “Intelligent Tax” Innovation Laboratory focused on tax ... and more »
Shenzhen Gov't Partners With Tencent to Fight Tax Fraud With Blockchain - Cointelegraph
Fri May 25 23:49, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, TRON: Price Analysis, May 25 Cointelegraph Larger players always have an unfair advantage over the retail traders as they have the money and the resources to manipulate prices. Many crypto investors have been complaining against the manipulation in the markets, which hurts small investors. and more »
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, TRON: Price Analysis, May 25 - Cointelegraph
Fri May 25 19:37, 2018 GMT
Business Insider The FBI is advising people to reboot their routers after foreign cyber criminals hacked into them Business Insider In a public service announcement, the FBI it has discovered that the foreign cyber criminals used a VPNFilter malware that can collect peoples' information, exploit their devices and also block network traffic. The announcement did not provide any ... FBI to America: Reboot Your Routers, Right Now Popular Mechanics all 39 news articles »
The FBI is advising people to reboot their routers after foreign cyber criminals hacked into them - Business Insider
Fri May 25 21:15, 2018 GMT
Boston.com Ed Markey wants Europe's sweeping new internet privacy rules in the United States Boston.com After months of anticipation, the European Union began enforcing their sweeping new internet privacy rules Friday. Sen. Ed Markey says American companies should take note. The EU's General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR for short, seeks to give ... and more »
Ed Markey wants Europe's sweeping new internet privacy rules in the United States - Boston.com
Fri May 25 21:03, 2018 GMT
Reuters Apple sees steep increase in US national security requests Reuters Such apps help users browse the internet more privately and were used to evade Chinese internet censorship rules. Chinese regulators also forced Apple to remove Microsoft Corp's Skype internet phone and messaging app from the App Store in China. and more »
Apple sees steep increase in US national security requests - Reuters
Thu May 24 15:05, 2018 GMT
USA TODAY Researchers warn 500000 consumer routers infected with malware USA TODAY “These hackers are exploiting vulnerabilities and putting every American's privacy and network security at risk," said FBI Special Agent in Charge Bob Johnson in a statement. Consumers can help protect themselves from malware on their routers by ... Russian Hackers Now Have The Power To Kill 500000 Routers -- But The FBI Is Fighting Back Forbes Cisco warns 500000 routers have been hacked in suspected Russian plan to attack Ukraine CNBC Cisco reveals VPNFilter malware infects 500k routers, Ukraine fears they'll be bricked by Saturday CSO Australia Ars Technica  - Reuters Canada  - CGTN (press release) all 254 news articles »
Researchers warn 500000 consumer routers infected with malware - USA TODAY
Fri May 25 15:46, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Price Charts Reveal Trend And Support Levels Forbes The bitcoin price peaked in December, 2017 after an amazing, almost straight-up run for months. It finally broke the uptrend early this year, dropped significantly and has traded mostly sideways-to-down since then with lows placed in February and April.
Bitcoin Price Charts Reveal Trend And Support Levels - Forbes
Fri May 25 17:33, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ethereum Classic 51% Attack Would Cost Just $55 Mln, Result in $1 Bln Profit: Research Cointelegraph A Brazilian researcher has calculated that it could take just $55 mln to hack a major cryptocurrency network for $1bln profit in new findings, TNW reports Friday, May 22. Husam Abboud of FECAP University in São Paulo used the ... The methods employ a ...
Ethereum Classic 51% Attack Would Cost Just $55 Mln, Result in $1 Bln Profit: Research - Cointelegraph
Fri May 25 16:32, 2018 GMT
Fortune Bitcoin's Fate? This Cryptoasset Manager Sees Two Possible Outcomes Fortune Michael Sonnenshein, managing director of Grayscale Investments, one of the world's biggest cryptocurrency asset managers and a sponsor of eight digital currency trusts for investors, thinks so. Sonnenshein dropped by Fortune's offices to share his ...
Bitcoin's Fate? This Cryptoasset Manager Sees Two Possible Outcomes - Fortune
Fri May 25 15:24, 2018 GMT
New European data protection rules went into effect on Friday.
GDPR leads some US news sites to block access in Europe
Fri May 25 14:02, 2018 GMT
Quartz TV just can't seem to get bitcoin right Quartz Think you know cryptocurrency ? You're probably wrong. Many people assume crypto will seamlessly replace financial institutions, eradicating big banks' seemingly constant misconduct. Others believe crypto will be a surefire money-making solution, only ... and more »
TV just can't seem to get bitcoin right - Quartz
Fri May 25 13:38, 2018 GMT
Forbes How To Hedge Your Bitcoin Bet Forbes When it comes to Bitcoin , in most cases, you're betting that the cryptocurrency will go up indefinitely. That's the nature of a bubble when speculators dominate. But what if you had a chance to protect yourself ... Although the blockchain technology ... and more »
How To Hedge Your Bitcoin Bet - Forbes
Fri May 25 14:26, 2018 GMT
CNBC Wyoming's plan to diversify its economy from fossil fuels ... to blockchain CNBC Proponents say blockchain — the ledger where transactions of digital currencies, like bitcoin , are recorded — could be the kick in the pants Wyoming needs to attract tech businesses and diversify its economy beyond fossil fuels. As for how many of ...
Wyoming's plan to diversify its economy from fossil fuels ... to blockchain - CNBC
Fri May 25 13:30, 2018 GMT
New York Times A Blockchain Building in Bushwick New York Times From the outside, 304 Troutman Street in Bushwick, Brooklyn, looks fairly ordinary. In most ways, it is. But this nondescript three-story, five-unit rental building is part of an experiment in using the blockchain technology behind Bitcoin to transform ...
A Blockchain Building in Bushwick - New York Times
Fri May 25 12:40, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin extends slump, on track for third consecutive weekly loss MarketWatch Bitcoin , the worlds biggest cryptocurrency , is trading below $8,000 Friday, as the regulatory uncertainty is keeping buyers on the sidelines. A single bitcoin BTCUSD, -0.92% last traded at $7,446.53, down 1.4% since 5 p.m. Thursday, Eastern U.S. levels ... and more »
Bitcoin extends slump, on track for third consecutive weekly loss - MarketWatch
Fri May 25 12:24, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Faces Close Below Long-Term Support In First Since 2015 Coindesk More worryingly for the bulls, since the cryptocurrency has not traded below the 50-week MA since October 2015, acceptance below that level would only add credence to the argument that the long-term bull run has ended. As of writing, bitcoin is ... and more »
Bitcoin Faces Close Below Long-Term Support In First Since 2015 - Coindesk
Fri May 25 10:05, 2018 GMT
Reuters South Africa investigates $80 million bitcoin scam Reuters ... potentially thousands more yet to discover they've lost money,” police investigator Yolisa Matakata said. The investigation follows a case this week where kidnappers demanded a ransom in bitcoin of nearly $120,000 to release a South African teenage ... South Africa investigates $80m bitcoin ponzi scam Moneyweb.co.za all 6 news articles »
South Africa investigates $80 million bitcoin scam - Reuters
Fri May 25 11:00, 2018 GMT
WIRED 187 Things the Blockchain Is Supposed to Fix WIRED But in this moment, few business trends can compete with the magic of blockchain technology. Blockchains, which use advanced cryptography to store information across networks of computers, could eliminate the need for trusted third parties, like banks, ...
187 Things the Blockchain Is Supposed to Fix - WIRED
Fri May 25 04:48, 2018 GMT
CHOICE Mark Zuckerberg testifies in Brussels as European Union and Facebook intensify internet censorship World Socialist Web Site Tuesday's appearance by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg before European Parliament deputies revealed the close collaboration between European governments and intelligence agencies, and the American internet giant in censoring and monitoring the internet ... facebook google and data privacy CHOICE all 129 news articles »
Mark Zuckerberg testifies in Brussels as European Union and Facebook intensify internet censorship - World Socialist Web Site
Thu May 24 12:33, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Mining Is More Popular -- And More Destructive -- Than Ever Forbes I had been considering the cybersecurity impacts of cryptocurrency mining for several weeks when I saw the recent episode of HBO's Silicon Valley, where it served as a laugh-out-loud recurring gag. Throughout the episode, the character Gilfoyle — a ...
Bitcoin Mining Is More Popular -- And More Destructive -- Than Ever - Forbes
Fri May 25 07:08, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin : Hash Rate Telling A Bullish Story Forbes As the cryptocurrency bear market presses on many investors worry that Bitcoin was just another passing fad. ... Looking at the chart on Blockchain .info, we see a very steady increase in hash rate during the months leading up to and after the market ...
Bitcoin: Hash Rate Telling A Bullish Story - Forbes
Fri May 25 04:04, 2018 GMT
Coindesk EY's Maritime Blockchain Insurance Tech Is Now Live Coindesk A group of companies piloting a blockchain -based insurance platform for the global shipping industry announced on Friday that the technology is now live in commercial use. Dubbed Insurwave, the blockchain platform was developed by professional services ... and more »
EY's Maritime Blockchain Insurance Tech Is Now Live - Coindesk
Fri May 25 01:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Shanghai Startup to Use Blockchain to Verify Wine Origin, Fight Counterfeits Cointelegraph VeChain, a Shanghai-based blockchain startup, is testing a blockchain application to verify of the wine supply chain and fight counterfeits, South China Morning Post reported May 24. The Chinese wine industry is worth $2.8 bln, but according to the ... Chinese Startup to Use Blockchain to Track Wine Imports newsBTC all 3 news articles »
Shanghai Startup to Use Blockchain to Verify Wine Origin, Fight Counterfeits - Cointelegraph
Thu May 24 22:02, 2018 GMT
NPR Who Will Fix Internet Privacy Problems? U.S. News & World Report New internet privacy rules to take effect in the European Union on Friday – considered the world's most comprehensive protections yet – come at a time of deep skepticism globally about online protections, according to data that also shows a strong ... 3 Things You Should Know About Europe's Sweeping New Data Privacy Law NPR What Is GDPR and Why Should You Care? WIRED GDPR: Tech firms struggle with EU's new privacy rules BBC News ETCIO.com all 834 news articles »
Who Will Fix Internet Privacy Problems? - U.S. News & World Report
Fri May 25 00:40, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Record $152 Million Lawsuit Ensnares Blockchain Project Augur Coindesk Three years ago, Augur, a prediction market system that runs on the ethereum blockchain , held one of the first initial coin offerings (ICOs), long before the funding mechanism gained mainstream momentum. ... Supported by only a handful of team members ...
Record $152 Million Lawsuit Ensnares Blockchain Project Augur - Coindesk
Thu May 24 22:54, 2018 GMT
CNBC Crypto insider believes regulation is bullish for bitcoin CNBC Crypto insider believes regulation is bullish for bitcoin . 3 Hours Ago. CNBC's Seema Mody on the crypto crackdown. And Ran Neu Ner, ONchain Capital, discusses what regulation means for cryptocurrencies. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
Crypto insider believes regulation is bullish for bitcoin - CNBC
Thu May 24 15:16, 2018 GMT
Ask the Expert: CH Insurance- Cyber Security for Small Businesses The Central New York Business Journal High-profile cyber attacks on companies such as Target and Sears have raised awareness of the growing threat of cyber crime. Recent surveys conducted by the Small Business Administration, Symantec, Kaspersky Lab and the National Cybersecurity ... and more »
Ask the Expert: CH Insurance-Cyber Security for Small Businesses - The Central New York Business Journal
Thu May 24 11:51, 2018 GMT
Investopedia (blog) Bitcoin IRA Investopedia (blog) Though most such IRA accounts tend to carry the name “ Bitcoin ” owing to the brand value linked with the most popular cryptocurrency , they also allow investments in other cryptocurrencies like Ethereum , Ripple, Litecoin , Bitcoin Cash, and Ethereum Classic.
Bitcoin IRA - Investopedia (blog)
Thu May 24 16:32, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur Cryptocurrency and the Allure of a Cashless Cannabis Industry Entrepreneur It's most associated with Bitcoin . One of the main topics at the conference was how can blockchain be used in the cannabis industry. The idea of cryptocurrency in the marijuana industry gained momentum late last year when researchers at IBM advised the ... and more »
Cryptocurrency and the Allure of a Cashless Cannabis Industry - Entrepreneur
Thu May 24 15:27, 2018 GMT
Forbes Revolut Adds Bitcoin Cash And Ripple As Users Make 100000 Bitcoin , Litecoin, Ethereum Trades A Day Forbes London-based fintech startup Revolut — which is today adding Bitcoin Cash and Ripple XRP to its cryptocurrency trading app — has revealed its users make around 100,000 Bitcoin , Litecoin and Ethereum exchanges everyday. The fledgling company, which is ... Revolut adds Ripple and Bitcoin Cash support TechCrunch Revolut App Adds XRP, Bitcoin Cash to Crypto Options Coindesk Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, TRON: Price Analysis, May 23 Cointelegraph Telegraph.co.uk  - Motley Fool Australia  - Revolut Blog all 60 news articles »
Revolut Adds Bitcoin Cash And Ripple As Users Make 100000 Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum Trades A Day - Forbes
Thu May 24 20:38, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin tracking for slight weekly losses despite news of regulatory crackdowns CNBC Lee had predicted bitcoin would get a boost last week from Consensus and other cryptocurrency conferences during New York City's " Blockchain Week." But the regulatory overhang persisted. On the Friday heading into the week of conferences, bitcoin fell ... Bitcoin value gyrates amid report of Department of Justice manipulation investigation USA TODAY US Department of Justice is investigating Bitcoin price manipulation The Verge The DoJ is reportedly probing the murky world of bitcoin trading Ars Technica Fortune  - Bloomberg  - CNET  - Medium all 106 news articles »
Bitcoin tracking for slight weekly losses despite news of regulatory crackdowns - CNBC
Thu May 24 13:00, 2018 GMT
CNBC DOJ to investigate bitcoin price manipulation: Report CNBC The Justice Department has reportedly opened a criminal probe into the possibility that traders are manipulating the price of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, reports "Squawk Box's" Andrew Ross Sorkin. Watch CNBC Live TV ...
DOJ to investigate bitcoin price manipulation: Report - CNBC
Thu May 24 18:12, 2018 GMT
Tampabay.com Is Florida's elections system safe from a cyber -attack? Tampabay.com "You can't hack paper." At a cyber -resiliency workshop, all counties were told to join EI-ISAC, a national information sharing and analysis center about election security (most have). "Florida will be watched closely," said Jamie Ward, an Internet ...
Is Florida's elections system safe from a cyber-attack? - Tampabay.com
Thu May 24 20:39, 2018 GMT
"Put the Bitcoin in the bag and nobody gets hurt."
$1.2 billion in cryptocurrency has been stolen since 2017, says report - CNET
Thu May 24 16:00, 2018 GMT
Here are the biggest hacks and scams in cryptocurrency history MarketWatch The biggest hack remains the infamous Mt. Gox hack of 2014 where 850,000 bitcoin BTCUSD, -0.15% worth $450 million at the time, was stolen, leading the exchange filing for bankruptcy and begin liquidation proceedings. Read: Former Mt. Gox CEO does ...
Here are the biggest hacks and scams in cryptocurrency history - MarketWatch
Thu May 24 15:04, 2018 GMT
Reuters About $1.2 billion in cryptocurrency stolen since 2017: cybercrime group Reuters NEW YORK (Reuters) - Criminals have stolen about $1.2 billion in cryptocurrencies since the beginning of 2017, as bitcoin's popularity and the emergence of more than 1,500 digital tokens have put the spotlight on the unregulated sector, according to ...
About $1.2 billion in cryptocurrency stolen since 2017: cybercrime group - Reuters
Thu May 24 15:41, 2018 GMT
Quartz Every cryptocurrency's nightmare scenario is happening to Bitcoin Gold Quartz In recent days the nightmare scenario for any cryptocurrency is playing out for Bitcoin Gold, as an attacker has taken control of its blockchain and proceeded to defraud cryptocurrency exchanges. All the Bitcoin Gold in circulation is valued at $786 ... and more »
Every cryptocurrency's nightmare scenario is happening to Bitcoin Gold - Quartz
Thu May 24 15:37, 2018 GMT
USA TODAY Bitcoin value gyrates amid report of Department of Justice manipulation investigation USA TODAY In general, federal investigators and regulators have been scrutinizing trading in Bitcoin and other digital currencies based on a history of erratic price swings in cryptocurrency values and fears that markets that host the trading may not have ... US Department of Justice is investigating Bitcoin price manipulation The Verge US Justice Department reportedly opens criminal investigation into bitcoin price manipulation CNBC Bitcoin Price Sinks Amid a New Federal Probe Into Cryptocurrency Price Manipulation Fortune CNET  - Financial Times  - Bloomberg  - Bloomberg all 87 news articles »
Bitcoin value gyrates amid report of Department of Justice manipulation investigation - USA TODAY
Thu May 24 15:04, 2018 GMT
CNBC DOJ opens criminal probe into bitcoin price manipulations CNBC The U.S. Department of Justice opened a criminal probe into the possibility that traders are manipulating the price of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, according to a report from Bloomberg. The investigation surrounds the practice of spoofing ...
DOJ opens criminal probe into bitcoin price manipulations - CNBC
Thu May 24 16:00, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto vs. RBI: India's Banking Bitcoin Battle Shows No Sign of Letting Up Cointelegraph While there was huge growth and interest from individuals and companies in cryptocurrency and blockchain , the RBI was mostly unswayed, and in the government remained similarly unimpressed. In the hopes of deterring buyers, India's Ministry of Finance ... and more »
Crypto vs. RBI: India's Banking Bitcoin Battle Shows No Sign of Letting Up - Cointelegraph
Thu May 24 15:37, 2018 GMT
NPR 3 Things You Should Know About Europe's Sweeping New Data Privacy Law NPR The U.S. takes credit for creating the Internet , and the European Union seems determined to govern it. On Friday, a sweeping new directive goes into effect called the General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR. Taken together, its 99 articles ... Europe's New Data Protections Will Affect You Too. Here's How. WIRED GDPR: Tech firms struggle with EU's new privacy rules BBC News Microsoft to extend GDPR privacy rights to customers worldwide ETCIO.com all 646 news articles »
3 Things You Should Know About Europe's Sweeping New Data Privacy Law - NPR
Thu May 24 15:11, 2018 GMT
Top Ethereum Token Protocols Which May Replace ERC20 Cointelegraph Image source: Smith&Crown. Right after implementation of ERC20, the number of ICO startups in the cryptocurrency market increased substantially with almost 86,000 tokens issued as of May 2018. Not surprisingly, projects no longer needed to ... Though ... and more »
Top Ethereum Token Protocols Which May Replace ERC20 - Cointelegraph
Thu May 24 10:00, 2018 GMT
BBC News Europe's New Data Protections Will Affect You Too. Here's How. WIRED It will change how companies handle consumer privacy , and will give people new rights to access and control their own data on the internet . That is, if you live in Europe. ... "Some companies may realize it's better to just extend GDPR protections to ... GDPR: Tech firms struggle with EU's new privacy rules BBC News Microsoft to extend GDPR privacy rights to customers worldwide ETCIO.com all 558 news articles »
Europe's New Data Protections Will Affect You Too. Here's How. - WIRED
Thu May 24 13:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Will Big Banks Make Or Break Bitcoin ? Forbes Disclosure: I don't own any Bitcoin .] Some cryptocurrency experts think that big banks cannot stop Bitcoin even if they develop their own blockchain . Joe Onyero, C.E.O. & Founder of Bebuzee, is one of them. “Big banks cannot break Bitcoin , even if they ...
Will Big Banks Make Or Break Bitcoin? - Forbes
Thu May 24 13:13, 2018 GMT
The Verge US Department of Justice is investigating Bitcoin price manipulation The Verge Bitcoin has always been contentious, especially as prices of the decentralized currency rise and fall at rapid-fire rates. The United States Department of Justice is taking a closer look at that by opening a criminal probe into price manipulation of ... US Justice Department reportedly opens criminal investigation into bitcoin price manipulation CNBC Bitcoin Price Sinks Amid a New Federal Probe Into Cryptocurrency Price Manipulation Fortune Bitcoin slips again on reports of US DoJ investigation Financial Times Bloomberg  - Gizmodo  - Business Insider all 57 news articles »
US Department of Justice is investigating Bitcoin price manipulation - The Verge
Thu May 24 13:06, 2018 GMT
EU residents are being blocked from several services and in some cases having their accounts wiped.
Tech firms battle with GDPR privacy rules
Thu May 24 12:55, 2018 GMT
Spoofing is reportedly at the center of the Justice Department probe.
US investigating bitcoin price manipulation as cryptocurrency runs wild
Thu May 24 09:58, 2018 GMT
CNBC US Justice Department reportedly opens criminal investigation into bitcoin price manipulation CNBC The price of bitcoin fell on the news to $7,339, and was down more than 6 percent, according to bitcoin exchange Coinbase. Volatility in the cryptocurrency market has led to scrutiny from authorities around the world, who are scrambling to figure out ... US Launches Criminal Probe into Bitcoin Price Manipulation Bloomberg Bitcoin slips again on reports of US DoJ investigation Financial Times Is bitcoin being manipulated by traders? The US government has opened a criminal probe Quartz Business Insider  - Gizmodo  - CCN all 45 news articles »
US Justice Department reportedly opens criminal investigation into bitcoin price manipulation - CNBC
Thu May 24 09:32, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Faces Drop to $7K as Bull Defense Crumbles Coindesk The cryptocurrency closed (as per UTC) at $7,494 yesterday - its lowest daily close since April 12 - and looked oversold as per the relative strength index (RSI) in the hourly and 4-hour chart. A resulting corrective rally ran info offers above $7,700 ...
Bitcoin Faces Drop to $7K as Bull Defense Crumbles - Coindesk
Thu May 24 12:23, 2018 GMT
Malware that could 'kill' home routers has been thwarted by the FBI's action against the malicious site.
FBI seeks to thwart cyber-attack on Ukraine
Thu May 24 09:04, 2018 GMT
DOJ launches investigation into bitcoin price manipulation: report MarketWatch The U.S. Department of Justice has opened a criminal investigation into whether traders are manipulating the price of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, said a Bloomberg report on Thursday citing unnamed sources. Investigators are focused on illegal ...
DOJ launches investigation into bitcoin price manipulation: report - MarketWatch
Thu May 24 08:40, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg US Launches Criminal Probe into Bitcoin Price Manipulation Bloomberg Such concerns have prompted China to ban cryptocurrency exchanges and nations including Japan and the Philippines to regulate them, contributing to a slump that has sent Bitcoin below $8,000 this year. Still, digital coins continue to be a global ... and more »
US Launches Criminal Probe into Bitcoin Price Manipulation - Bloomberg
Thu May 24 09:40, 2018 GMT
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin on Thursday denied an allegation from Ukraine that Russia was planning a cyber attack on Ukrainian state bodies and private companies ahead of the Champions League soccer final in Kiev on Saturday.
Kremlin denies allegations it planning cyber attack on Ukraine
Thu May 24 08:03, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Manufacturing and Blockchain : Prime Time Is Yet to Come Coindesk Blockchain technology, with its decentralized, consensus-based approach to proving the veracity of each users claims and statements, offers a promising solution - with the added bonus that it might also foster a more equitable world. Manufacturers ...
Manufacturing and Blockchain: Prime Time Is Yet to Come - Coindesk
Thu May 24 09:03, 2018 GMT
Sweeping Internet Privacy Protection Regulations To Take Effect NPR Sweeping Internet Privacy Protection Regulations To Take Effect ... One of the biggest changes in data privacy ever takes effect in Europe Friday. The rules, known as the General Data Protection Regulation, will have implications for U.S. consumers of ...
Sweeping Internet Privacy Protection Regulations To Take Effect - NPR
Thu May 24 07:16, 2018 GMT
Spiked ' Internet safety' just means internet censorship Spiked If anything, outsourcing censorship to social-media firms gives them more power over us, not less – certainly over what we can and can't see in our timelines. What constitutes material that is abusive or offensive is highly subjective. Under Hancock's ...
'Internet safety' just means internet censorship - Spiked
Thu May 24 07:10, 2018 GMT
International human rights lawyers Doughty Street Chambers have lodged a complaint to the United Nations on behalf of Egyptian campaigner Amal Fathy, her husband and their son after the family was seized by police. The post Doughty Street Chambers lodges UN complaint in case of detained Egyptian activist Amal Fathy appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Doughty Street Chambers lodges UN complaint in case of detained Egyptian activist Amal Fathy
Thu May 24 05:01, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Revolut adds Ripple and Bitcoin Cash support TechCrunch While cryptocurrency isn't really Revolut's focus point, it's a good way to get started with cryptocurrencies. If you have a Revolut account, you can now buy and hold Bitcoin , Litecoin, Ethereum , Ripple and Bitcoin Cash. Behind the scene, the startup ... Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, TRON: Price Analysis, May 23 Cointelegraph Banking app Revolut extends cryptocurrency push with Ripple and Bitcoin Cash investments Telegraph.co.uk Revolut Users Make 100000 Bitcoin , Litecoin And Ethereum Exchanges Every Day Forbes all 10 news articles »
Revolut adds Ripple and Bitcoin Cash support - TechCrunch
Wed May 23 23:19, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Tom Lee Holds to $25000 Bitcoin Price Prediction, Cites Three Supporting Factors Cointelegraph ... research placing the BTC price at $36,000 in 2019 based on historical averages. The analysis of the relation between BTC mining costs and price led analysts to predict the cryptocurrency's range to be between $20,000 and $64,000 by the end of 2019. As bitcoin plunges, mega-bull Tom Lee stands by his $25000 target CNBC all 7 news articles »
Tom Lee Holds to $25000 Bitcoin Price Prediction, Cites Three Supporting Factors - Cointelegraph
Wed May 23 21:51, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Cash Drops To Lowest In More Than A Month Forbes Iqbal Gandham, UK Managing Director at eToro, voiced his concerns about Bitcoin Cash, emphasizing the digital currency's continued struggle to effectively be the "default" version of Bitcoin . "Though it recently upgraded its blockchain protocol, it ... and more »
Bitcoin Cash Drops To Lowest In More Than A Month - Forbes
Wed May 23 16:18, 2018 GMT
Android Central Keep your internet activity private and secure for life for only $85 Android Central We all value our privacy , and when have so much of our lives online, that privacy and security is paramount. It's far too often that people are the victims of identity theft, doxing, and worse, so having a quality VPN to protect the anonymity of your ...
Keep your internet activity private and secure for life for only $85 - Android Central
Wed May 23 15:28, 2018 GMT
Reuters Russian Hackers Now Have The Power To Kill 500000 Routers Forbes The attacks go back to at least 2016 but, as in the DHS and the U.K.'s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) warning in April, it appears the attackers are planning something significant further along the line. (The NCSC told ... the Tor Network ... Cyber researchers, Ukraine warn of possible Russian attack Reuters Cisco warns 500000 routers have been hacked in suspected Russian plan to attack Ukraine CNBC Hackers infect over 500000 routers with potential to cut off internet CNET Ars Technica  - The Globe and Mail all 50 news articles »
Russian Hackers Now Have The Power To Kill 500000 Routers - Forbes
Wed May 23 20:05, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Deutsche Boerse: We Are 'Deep At Work' Examining Bitcoin Before 'Moving Forward' Cointelegraph German shares and securities marketplace organizer Deutsche Boerse (DB) said it is “deep at work” examining cryptocurrency integration options, Bloomberg reports May 23. Speaking at an industry event, the company's head of clients, products and core ... 'We're Deep at Work' on Bitcoin : German Stock Exchange Deutsche Boerse CCN all 3 news articles »
Deutsche Boerse: We Are 'Deep At Work' Examining Bitcoin Before 'Moving Forward' - Cointelegraph
Wed May 23 21:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bye Bye, GDAX! Coinbase Buys Ethereum Startup As Part Of 'Pro' Rebrand Forbes Heavily funded cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has purchased Ethereum startup Paradex for undisclosed terms, in a deal announced today. After raising more than $225 million from Graylock Partners and others, the U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange ... Coinbase acquires cryptocurrency trading platform Paradex Reuters all 12 news articles »
Bye Bye, GDAX! Coinbase Buys Ethereum Startup As Part Of 'Pro' Rebrand - Forbes
Wed May 23 20:04, 2018 GMT
Don't want your kids exposed to a steady stream of F-bombs or worse? Here's how to apply filters in the major music services.
Block explicit lyrics in music subscription services - CNET
Wed May 23 18:04, 2018 GMT
CNBC As bitcoin plunges, mega-bull Tom Lee stands by his $25000 target CNBC Fundstrat's Tom Lee is standing his ground on bitcoin soaring to $25,000. On Wednesday, the cryptocurrency plunged below $8,000 and traded at around $7,500, essentially giving up most of the gains bitcoin had managed to make from mid-April to early ... and more »
As bitcoin plunges, mega-bull Tom Lee stands by his $25000 target - CNBC
Wed May 23 18:18, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin bull stands by his call on the cryptocurrency CNBC Fundstrat's Tom Lee defends his bullish stance on bitcoin even in spite of the cryptocurrency's fall. Watch CNBC Live TV. You May Like. ‹ › Latest Video. ‹ 01:22. Goldman's winning bet on volatility. 01:22 | 26 Mins Ago. Goldman's winning bet on ...
Bitcoin bull stands by his call on the cryptocurrency - CNBC
Wed May 23 18:33, 2018 GMT
A judge rules that blocking access to the president's tweets violates free speech.
Trump barred from blocking Twitter users by judge
Wed May 23 17:44, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin drops 9%, now back below $8000 CNBC Analysts at Fundstrat predicted bitcoin would rally as much as 69 percent as a result of " Blockchain Week," yet the cryptocurrency has fallen about 13 percent since those conferences kicked off. Some pundits pointed to regulatory news as the key driver ... and more »
Bitcoin drops 9%, now back below $8000 - CNBC
Wed May 23 17:28, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph AI-Based Youtube Bitcoin Explainer Trained By Real BTC Guides Gets It All Wrong Cointelegraph Created by Botnik Studios, which describes itself on Twitter as a “human-machine creative force,” the Youtube video is a voice over of the texts generated by an AI that used “predictive keyboard trained on dozens of Bitcoin explainers.” In order to ... and more »
AI-Based Youtube Bitcoin Explainer Trained By Real BTC Guides Gets It All Wrong - Cointelegraph
Wed May 23 12:15, 2018 GMT
Forbes What Gold's History Teaches Us About Bitcoin As A Store Of Value Forbes The most compelling use case for Bitcoin today is as a store of value. But too often, people dismiss the idea because of Bitcoin's volatility. How can it be a store of value when its price moves 20% in a month? It's a refrain we've heard recently from ...
What Gold's History Teaches Us About Bitcoin As A Store Of Value - Forbes
Wed May 23 17:05, 2018 GMT
TORONTO/KIEV (Reuters) - Hackers have infected at least 500,000 routers and storage devices in dozens of countries, some of the world's biggest cyber security firms warned on Wednesday, in a campaign that Ukraine said was preparation for a future Russian cyber attack.
Cyber researchers, Ukraine warn of possible Russian attack
Wed May 23 16:08, 2018 GMT
Future cyber-attacks could come from robots trained on video games, the Ministry of Defence warns.
UK military fears robots learning war from video games
Wed May 23 14:29, 2018 GMT
Quartz The Venn diagram between libertarians and crypto bros is so close it's basically a circle Quartz The cryptocurrency community believes in a monetary system free from centralized oversight, with decisions driven by the masses rather than regulators. ... According to a recent study, more than 44% of bitcoin holders call themselves libertarian ...
The Venn diagram between libertarians and crypto bros is so close it's basically a circle - Quartz
Wed May 23 12:43, 2018 GMT
MyBroadband Bitcoin Falls Below $8000 for First Time Since Mid-April Bloomberg The declines on Wednesday also coincided with a selloff in financial markets, with stocks and commodities falling on fading optimism over the U.S.'s talks with North Korea and China. Ethereum was also down 5 percent on Wednesday, while Bitcoin Cash ... Bitcoin slumps below $8000 — and the worst is yet to come says one analyst MarketWatch all 2 news articles »
Bitcoin Falls Below $8000 for First Time Since Mid-April - Bloomberg
Wed May 23 11:21, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Former Obama Aide Targeted by Anti- Bitcoin Political Ad for Accepting Crypto Donations Cointelegraph “While [Min's] ad disparages a technology he clearly doesn't understand, the United Nations uses it to address human trafficking,” Forde told Bloomberg, referring to a UN initiative for a blockchain -based digital identity system designed to combat ... and more »
Former Obama Aide Targeted by Anti-Bitcoin Political Ad for Accepting Crypto Donations - Cointelegraph
Wed May 23 14:12, 2018 GMT
The devices targeted by the VPNFilter malware include those from Linksys, MikroTik, Netgear and TP-Link, according to Cisco’s Talos Intelligence Group.
Hackers infected over 500,000 routers with potential to cut off internet - CNET
Wed May 23 13:20, 2018 GMT
CNBC Cisco warns 500000 routers have been hacked in suspected Russian plan to attack Ukraine CNBC Cisco on Wednesday warned that hackers have infected at least 500,000 routers and storage devices in dozens of countries with highly sophisticated malicious software, possibly in preparation for another massive cyber attack on Ukraine. ... a module ... and more »
Cisco warns 500000 routers have been hacked in suspected Russian plan to attack Ukraine - CNBC
Wed May 23 14:51, 2018 GMT
TORONTO/KIEV (Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc warned on Wednesday that hackers have infected at least 500,000 routers and storage devices in dozens of countries with sophisticated malicious software - activity Ukraine said was preparation for a future Russian cyber attack.
Cyber firms, Ukraine warn of planned Russian attack
Wed May 23 13:51, 2018 GMT
(Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc on Wednesday warned that hackers have infected at least 500,000 routers and storage devices in dozens of countries with highly sophisticated malicious software, possibly in preparation for another massive cyber attack on Ukraine.
Cyber firms warn on suspected Russian plan to attack Ukraine
Wed May 23 12:35, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin slumps below $8000 — and the worst is yet to come says one analyst MarketWatch Cryptocurrency prices are under pressure for the third day running with all major coins showing significant losses early Wednesday. Bitcoin , the world's biggest digital currency, fell through $8,000 late Tuesday, taking the total value of all ... and more »
Bitcoin slumps below $8000 — and the worst is yet to come says one analyst - MarketWatch
Wed May 23 12:00, 2018 GMT
CNET Blockchain helps us take green power into our own hands CNET This is part of "Fight The Power," a series about the people, organizations and countries transforming the way we think about energy for the better. One way to get a job with the company you think will help save the planet is to say you'll work for free.
Blockchain helps us take green power into our own hands - CNET
Wed May 23 12:15, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Experimental Voting Effort Aims to Break Ethereum Governance Gridlock CoinDesk Overall, though, in spite of whether a quadratic voting system gets instituted into ethereum , Weyl hopes that going forward, the blockchain will provide a "critical testing ground" in order to scrutinize the effectivity of quadratic voting, potentially ...
Experimental Voting Effort Aims to Break Ethereum Governance Gridlock - CoinDesk
Wed May 23 11:00, 2018 GMT
The Independent London mosque becomes first to accept cryptocurrency after bitcoin declared halal The Independent The Shacklewell Lane Mosque in Hackney announced that it is hoping to raise at least £10,000 in cryptocurrency donations over Ramadan, through both bitcoin and ethereum . Muslims are asked to give away 2.5 per cent of their wealth during the 30-day ... and more »
London mosque becomes first to accept cryptocurrency after bitcoin declared halal - The Independent
Wed May 23 11:00, 2018 GMT
MarketWatch Why a collapse in bitcoin won't kill blockchain MarketWatch Some people think cryptocurrencies are a bubble waiting to pop just like the dot-com bubble in the early 2000s. Using that same analogy for cryptocurrency , what about blockchain , the technology behind Bitcoin and Ether? Here's what you need to know.
Why a collapse in bitcoin won't kill blockchain - MarketWatch
Wed May 23 11:45, 2018 GMT
Canan Coşkun, periodista en el diario Cumhuriyet, se enfrenta a dos juicios por su trabajo periodístico. Nos habla de su actitud frente a los peligros de la vida como reportera en Turquía The post No tenemos tiempo para el miedo appeared first on Index on Censorship .
No tenemos tiempo para el miedo
Wed May 23 09:01, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Price Faces Bear Indicator Not Seen Since 2014 Coindesk Back then, following an identical crossover in June 2014, the cryptocurrency subsequently dropped by 70 percent (from $580 to $166) in the seven months leading up to January 2015. This time around, the bearish crossover will likely occur at the turn of ...
Bitcoin Price Faces Bear Indicator Not Seen Since 2014 - Coindesk
Wed May 23 09:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Staring Into The Eye Of A Blockchain Forbes If eyes really are windows to the soul, IBM's latest product could lead to blockchain enlightenment. Called a crypto anchor verifier, the technology, which is part artificial intelligence software, part an insanely sophisticated, internally developed ... and more »
Staring Into The Eye Of A Blockchain - Forbes
Wed May 23 07:25, 2018 GMT
Forbes With Blockchain Insurers Opt For Coopetition Forbes At the Blockchain for Insurance summit in London, a gathering of major insurance players, technologists and thought leaders promoting digital transformation using blockchain , a clear pattern is emerging. While the $5.5 trillion global insurance ...
With Blockchain Insurers Opt For Coopetition - Forbes
Wed May 23 04:02, 2018 GMT
Fortune Ticketfly Cofounder and Monero Ringmaster Start New Blockchain Project Fortune The digital admission slips will be tracked and logged on a new, to-be-developed blockchain , also called Tari, complete with its own native, as-yet-unreleased cryptocurrency , dubbed “Tari tokens.” The team also aspires to create a marketplace beyond ... and more »
Ticketfly Cofounder and Monero Ringmaster Start New Blockchain Project - Fortune
Wed May 23 04:05, 2018 GMT
Coindesk MIT Is Testing A Smart Contract-Powered Bitcoin Lightning Network Coindesk "When folks think smart contracts, they think ethereum . Their scripting language is ... One of the most important advantages of this scheme is scalability, because most of the data doesn't need to be stored on the bitcoin blockchain . The other is ...
MIT Is Testing A Smart Contract-Powered Bitcoin Lightning Network - Coindesk
Wed May 23 06:00, 2018 GMT
Accusations of “inciting hatred against the state” and “using social media to spread fake news” are being used to silence government critics. The post Human rights activist Amal Fathy’s arrest comes amid wider crackdown in Egypt appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Human rights activist Amal Fathy’s arrest comes amid wider crackdown in Egypt
Wed May 23 02:42, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Argentinian Bank Now Using Bitcoin for Cross-Border Transactions Cointelegraph Argentinian Banco Masventas (BMV), has announced a partnership Bitex to enable clients to use Bitcoin for international payments as an alternative to SWIFT, according to a Facebook post May 21. Bitex is a blockchain -based financial services provider ... Argentinian Bank to Use Bitcoin for Cross-Border Transactions newsBTC all 4 news articles »
Argentinian Bank Now Using Bitcoin for Cross-Border Transactions - Cointelegraph
Tue May 22 23:03, 2018 GMT
The Independent Cryptocurrency prices influenced by emotion and mood more than economic factors, says study The Independent The price of bitcoin , ethereum and other cryptocurrency is determined by the mood of investors rather than any economic indicators, according to a new study. Daniele Bianchi, an assistant professor of finance at Warwick Business School, found that the ... and more »
Cryptocurrency prices influenced by emotion and mood more than economic factors, says study - The Independent
Wed May 23 02:41, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Price Falls to 35-Day Low Below $8K Coindesk After steadily climbing up to nearly $10,000 on May 6, the price of the world's largest cryptocurrency by trading volume has been on a gradual decline since then towards a current low at $7,876, reflecting a 20 percent drop over the past two weeks ...
Bitcoin Price Falls to 35-Day Low Below $8K - Coindesk
Wed May 23 00:30, 2018 GMT
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Bitcoin explained by AI will melt your brain - CNET
Tue May 22 22:18, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Struggles After Blockchain Week, Possible New Regulatory Pressure Cointelegraph Ethereum (ETH) is is also down, trading at $653.79 down 6 percent over a 24 hour period at press time. Last week, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak compared Ethereum to Apple, saying it, “interests [him] because it can do things and because it's a platform.”.
Bitcoin Price Struggles After Blockchain Week, Possible New Regulatory Pressure - Cointelegraph
Tue May 22 16:53, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Drink-a-day startup Hooch raises $5M as it plans blockchain initiative TechCrunch Drink-a-day startup Hooch raises $5M as it plans blockchain initiative ... Bob Hurst (previously vice chairman of Goldman Sachs), Bonin Bough (former chief media and ecommerce officer at Mondelez) and Teymour Farman-Farmaian (previously CMO and CRO at ...
Drink-a-day startup Hooch raises $5M as it plans blockchain initiative - TechCrunch
Tue May 22 16:55, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Founder Of Bitcoin Pizza Day Is Celebrating Today In The Perfect Way Forbes Eight years ago today Laszlo Hanyecz made history when he conducted what is widely believed to be the first ever purchase using bitcoin . Largely an experiment to see what value, if any, bitcoin had, Hanyecz, a programmer who now works at a backpack ... Bitcoin Pizza Day 2018: Community Celebrates a Takeout Order Now Worth $82 mln Cointelegraph He Paid How Much?! CoinDesk Releases ' Bitcoin Pizza Day' Price Tracker Coindesk 8 years ago, a programmer paid 10000 bitcoins for 2 Papa John's pizzas — now it's the most celebrated day in crypto Business Insider The Independent  - Quartz  - Bloomberg  - Bitcoin Forum all 36 news articles »
The Founder Of Bitcoin Pizza Day Is Celebrating Today In The Perfect Way - Forbes
Tue May 22 19:12, 2018 GMT
TNW California Congressional candidate goes after fellow Democrat with anti- Bitcoin attack ad TNW Forde may very well be the first — or at least one of the earliest — American politicians to come out of the crypto-closet and openly accept donations in the form of cryptocurrency . Which makes Min one of the fist politicians to run anti- Bitcoin ads ... Bitcoin in Brief Tuesday: Crypto Revolution Starts Reshaping Global Politics Bitcoin News (press release) all 4 news articles »
California Congressional candidate goes after fellow Democrat with anti-Bitcoin attack ad - TNW
Tue May 22 18:09, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Cash Tumbles As It Faces Multiple Headwinds Forbes The hard fork of the original Bitcoin has been falling in value during a time where the broader digital currency market is experiencing less severe price fluctuations. [Ed note: Investing in ... Jeff Koyen, CEO of 360 Blockchain USA, offered a similar ... Crypto investor Brian Kelly makes the case for bitcoin cash CNBC How Bitcoin Cash Can Avoid the Same Mistakes as Bitcoin Core, Part 4 of 4 Bitcoin News (press release) Crypto Bull Explains Why Bitcoin Cash is a Must Own newsBTC Cointelegraph  - The Independent all 65 news articles »
Bitcoin Cash Tumbles As It Faces Multiple Headwinds - Forbes
Tue May 22 18:52, 2018 GMT
The Guardian South Africa kidnappers make ransom demand in bitcoin The Guardian The latest case appears to be the first ransom demand in made for a cryptocurrency in the country. In December 2017, an employee at a cryptocurrency exchange in Ukraine was released by kidnappers after a ransom of more than $1m worth of bitcoins was ... and more »
South Africa kidnappers make ransom demand in bitcoin - The Guardian
Tue May 22 16:15, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Po.et launches lab for developers to build apps on publishing blockchain TechCrunch “Think of what Ethereum did for the spawn of new applications on the blockchain . We want to do the same for media applications on the blockchain by allowing them to leverage the protocol to build and push the media industry in the right direction ...
Po.et launches lab for developers to build apps on publishing blockchain - TechCrunch
Tue May 22 18:27, 2018 GMT
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Tue May 22 16:45, 2018 GMT
Fears of regulation keep bitcoin under pressure MarketWatch “Historically cryptocurrency has been an early adopter product. We are hoping this will bridge this gap,” said Rachael Mayer, senior product manager at ... Ether ETHUSD, -3.37% which runs on the Ethereum network, is down 2.5% to $680.03, Bitcoin Cash ...
Fears of regulation keep bitcoin under pressure - MarketWatch
Tue May 22 14:40, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Pizza Day 2018: Community Celebrates a Takeout Order Now Worth $82 mln Cointelegraph Traditionally accompanied by various social media events, giveaways from cryptocurrency businesses and a considerable amount of pizza-eating, Bitcoin Pizza Day remembers May 22, 2010 – the first time a Bitcoin user purchased pizza with the ... He Paid How Much?! CoinDesk Releases ' Bitcoin Pizza Day' Price Tracker Coindesk Bitcoin Pizza Day is May 22 - Business Insider Business Insider Bitcoin Pizza Day: How a pizza worth $40m shows the ... The Independent Bloomberg  - CCN  - AMBCrypto  - Bitcoin Forum all 30 news articles »
Bitcoin Pizza Day 2018: Community Celebrates a Takeout Order Now Worth $82 mln - Cointelegraph
Tue May 22 16:15, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Circle Targets Cryptocurrency Rookies With Coin Investing App Bloomberg Circle announced last week that it had closed a funding round led by Bitcoin mining giant Bitmain Technologies Ltd. for $110 million, raising its valuation to about $3 billion from a reported $480 million in 2016. The company, which has seven million ... Circle Invest lets you buy the cryptocurrency market TechCrunch all 4 news articles »
Circle Targets Cryptocurrency Rookies With Coin Investing App - Bloomberg
Tue May 22 15:40, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Bitcoin can be halal, mosque declares as it becomes the first in the UK to accept cryptocurrency donations Telegraph.co.uk Bitcoin is acceptable in the eyes of Allah, a mosque has declared, as it becomes the first in the UK to accept cryptocurrency donations. Religious advisers at the Masjid Ramadan in Dalston, east London, have said the currency is halal if it is ... and more »
Bitcoin can be halal, mosque declares as it becomes the first in the UK to accept cryptocurrency donations - Telegraph.co.uk
Tue May 22 12:00, 2018 GMT
The Denver Post Why Colorado joined in national “Operation Cryptosweep” to suss out fraudulent cryptocurrency offerings The Denver Post When Colorado regulators went after two out-of-state companies promoting their cryptocurrency offerings to residents earlier this month, it was part of the national “Operation Cryptosweep” that resulted in 70 investigations and 35 enforcement actions ... State regulators launch 'Operation Crypto-Sweep' to police cryptocurrency investment schemes CNBC Operation Cryptosweep: Cryptocurrency Scammers Beware Bitcoinist all 39 news articles »
Why Colorado joined in national “Operation Cryptosweep” to suss out fraudulent cryptocurrency offerings - The Denver Post
Tue May 22 14:12, 2018 GMT
Fears of regulation keeps bitcoin under pressure MarketWatch Altcoins, or digital coins other than bitcoin , are all in the red to begin Tuesday. Ether ETHUSD, -2.65% which runs on the Ethereum network, is down 1.5% to $686.87, Bitcoin Cash BCHUSD, -5.30% has lost 5.7% to $1,167.70, Litecoin LTCUSD, -1.77% is off ...
Fears of regulation keeps bitcoin under pressure - MarketWatch
Tue May 22 12:45, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Is For Agile Companies Forbes Time and again you will hear that Bitcoin is magic money that has no use or purpose and has no intrinsic value. You will be told that you can't buy a cup of coffee with it and that it has no 'use case' as money. Even some 'believers' say it is not ...
Bitcoin Is For Agile Companies - Forbes
Tue May 22 14:03, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Bitcoin Needs Bankers Too: A Handful of Community Banks Say Yes to Crypto Wall Street Journal Silicon Valley Bank, of Santa Clara, Calif., which is known for embracing disruptive technologies, has done business with crypto exchanges but has more recently decided to focus on companies working with blockchain , the technology that enables crypto ...
Bitcoin Needs Bankers Too: A Handful of Community Banks Say Yes to Crypto - Wall Street Journal
Tue May 22 12:07, 2018 GMT
Coindesk He Paid How Much? CoinDesk Releases ' Bitcoin Pizza Day' Price Tracker Coindesk Eight years ago today, the first reported exchange of bitcoin for a consumer product - a pair of Papa John's pizzas - took place. At a total cost of 10,000 bitcoins, it was a milestone for the adoption of cryptocurrency and one that has since been ... Bitcoin Pizza Day: How a pizza worth $40m shows the cryptocurrency's stunning price rise The Independent all 13 news articles »
He Paid How Much? CoinDesk Releases 'Bitcoin Pizza Day' Price Tracker - Coindesk
Tue May 22 10:06, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Failed Bull Breakout Leaves Bitcoin Eyeing Drop to $8K Coindesk Bitcoin's failed bull move on Sunday has left the doors open for the bears to make a comeback. The inverse head-and-shoulders breakout on May 20 signaled a short-term bullish reversal that could have seen bitcoin rise to $9,000 (target as per the ...
Failed Bull Breakout Leaves Bitcoin Eyeing Drop to $8K - Coindesk
Tue May 22 10:45, 2018 GMT
TNW Bitcoin has seen 44 forks since Bitcoin Cash and they are all useless TNW It isn't just the initial coin offerings (ICOs) that are running rampant, it seems cryptocurrency forks are in close competition. Bitcoin alone has seen 44 forks of its blockchain since August last year, according to BitMEX Research. Bitcoin Cash, or ...
Bitcoin has seen 44 forks since Bitcoin Cash and they are all useless - TNW
Tue May 22 10:00, 2018 GMT
WIRED Following a Tuna from Fiji to Brooklyn—on the Blockchain WIRED The massive yellowfin tuna had been tracked across the globe via the Ethereum blockchain . Each stop on the fish's journey, from the landing dock to the processing facility to the truck that drove it to Brooklyn, had been catalogued. The demonstration ...
Following a Tuna from Fiji to Brooklyn—on the Blockchain - WIRED
Tue May 22 11:01, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur Blockchain Is Not Only About Bitcoin Entrepreneur Blockchain is the technology that supports the use of bitcoin , a cryptocurrency that is making central banks and governments nervous, and it is true that the latter are not sure whether to ban bitcoin , or embrace it, or hope it will vanish as another ...
Blockchain Is Not Only About Bitcoin - Entrepreneur
Tue May 22 10:04, 2018 GMT
Money Magazine Buying a Home with Bitcoin is 'Great Common Sense,' According to Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran Money Magazine Bitcoin's involvement in real estate is uncommon, but not unheard of. Properties have reportedly been sold for cryptocurrency from Texas to Manhattan, and there are currently 140 units for sale or rent on Zillow that mention Bitcoin in their listings ...
Buying a Home with Bitcoin is 'Great Common Sense,' According to Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran - Money Magazine
Tue May 22 08:29, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Could Be a Problem for US Security Clearances Bloomberg At the same time, young investors have decamped from the halls of prominent financial institutions for the evolving world of cryptocurrency investing, and entire states have pegged their futures to its popularity. The instrument is going mainstream as ...
Bitcoin Could Be a Problem for US Security Clearances - Bloomberg
Tue May 22 10:03, 2018 GMT
CNBC Coinbase: A bitcoin start-up spreading its bets to dominate cryptocurrency economy CNBC The New York Stock Exchange is reportedly planning its own cryptocurrency exchange to meet the needs of institutional investors to trade bitcoin , a move NYSE rival Nasdaq also said it's contemplating. ... Out of 1,500 cryptocurrencies in existence, the ... and more »
Coinbase: A bitcoin start-up spreading its bets to dominate cryptocurrency economy - CNBC
Tue May 22 09:21, 2018 GMT
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European Court of Human Rights is failing Turkey’s endangered freedom of expression
Tue May 22 05:08, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Blockchain Can Help Increase The Security Of Smart Grids Forbes And, according to Benjamin Gu, founder and chairman of Daex, blockchain technology may just hold the answer to improved security standards of interconnectivity, data exchanges and permission control. Daex is a cryptocurrency clearing solution based on ...
How Blockchain Can Help Increase The Security Of Smart Grids - Forbes
Tue May 22 09:08, 2018 GMT
In response to alleged failures by Ukraine in the fight against online piracy, last year the MPAA, RIAA and other groups asked the U.S. Government to impose sanctions while the European Commission warned that Ukraine risks damaging relations with the EU. But according to the head of Ukraine's cyber-police unit, complaints received by him are few in number and are actually going down. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Despite US Criticism, Ukraine Cybercrime Chief Receives Few Piracy Complaints
Mon May 21 17:29, 2018 GMT
Government Technology States Stumble on Internet Privacy - Government Technology Government Technology States jumped in to try to regulate Internet privacy. But they are finding it tough sledding in the face of opposition from Internet service providers and other ... and more »
States Stumble on Internet Privacy - Government Technology - Government Technology
Mon May 21 21:02, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Bitcoin Today: Prices Attempt to Recover From One-Month Lows TheStreet.com After weekend action weighed bitcoin prices down to as far as a one-month low $7,970, the top cryptocurrency by market value looked to regain traction Monday, May 21. Prices traded in a narrow band, near about $8,400. Most of the largest ... Bitcoin Mining Electricity Study Reveals How Little We Know Finance Magnates Bitcoin is an energy hog: New numbers suggest how big a problem it is CBC.ca Bitcoin Is Going To Use As Much Electricity As Austria By The Year's End Futurism Digital Trends  - The Verge  - NBCNews.com all 101 news articles »
Bitcoin Today: Prices Attempt to Recover From One-Month Lows - TheStreet.com
Tue May 22 00:36, 2018 GMT
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Bitcoins are worth less than half of what they were in December. Mining them is 60 percent less profitable than it was in 2017. Even retailers of hobbyist mining rigs say they are seeing fewer customers.
As bitcoin world wobbles, mining rig company plans $2 billion IPO
Mon May 21 12:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Blockchain Can Transform Currency Forbes Blockchain technology can completely transform the way we handle currency in the new economy by solving many of the age-old problems societies have been dealing with. Let's take a ... There's no way to “copy” a bitcoin and paste it into one's own account. Crypto Tribalism Is Holding Back Blockchain - CoinDesk Coindesk Hodler's Digest, May 14-20: Crypto Ban FUD And Blockchain Adoption Galore Cointelegraph all 19 news articles »
How Blockchain Can Transform Currency - Forbes
Tue May 22 00:22, 2018 GMT
CCN There's a 'decent probability' bitcoin goes to zero, says Vanguard economist MarketWatch Like many cryptocurrency naysayers, Davis was more positive on blockchain , the distributed ledger technology that underpins bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, but said the two do not go hand-in-hand like some argue. “Although cryptocurrencies are ... 'Decent Probability' Bitcoin Price Goes to Zero: Vanguard Economist CCN all 6 news articles »
There's a 'decent probability' bitcoin goes to zero, says Vanguard economist - MarketWatch
Mon May 21 23:27, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin cash is a must-own, says crypto investor Brian Kelly CNBC Cryptocurrency investor Brian Kelly said Monday bitcoin cash is the must-own digital currency of the moment. ... The crypto market watchers were expecting the most notable digital coin of all, bitcoin , to rally during Blockchain Week New York. Instead ...
Bitcoin cash is a must-own, says crypto investor Brian Kelly - CNBC
Mon May 21 15:15, 2018 GMT
Singularity Hub Will Bitcoin Use as Much Electricity as All of Austria by the End of the Year? Singularity Hub There are various proposals for more energy-efficient alternatives to the pointless computation used to verify transactions. Most notable is an approach currently being considered by the second-biggest cryptocurrency , Ethereum , that bases decisions on ... Bitcoin Today: Prices Attempt to Recover From One-Month Lows TheStreet.com Bitcoin is an energy hog: New numbers suggest how big a problem it is CBC.ca Bitcoin Has an Energy Issue, and It's Getting Really Serious Interesting Engineering Futurism  - The Verge  - NBCNews.com  - Digiconomist all 101 news articles »
Will Bitcoin Use as Much Electricity as All of Austria by the End of the Year? - Singularity Hub
Mon May 21 16:08, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Won't Encourage Cryptocurrency For Real Estate, But Cryptoeconomics Will Forbes While Bitcoin is stepping into society's massive adoption as a decentralized cryptocurrency , the next-generation blockchain technology brings a lot more to the real estate world than just a payment alternative. For example, Propy is based on the ... and more »
Bitcoin Won't Encourage Cryptocurrency For Real Estate, But Cryptoeconomics Will - Forbes
Mon May 21 20:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg 'Pew Pew' Goes the Blockchain Bloomberg We talk a lot around here about the blockchain for banking, and one obvious thing about the blockchain for banking is that it goes pew-pew. You can bring senior executives into a room and tell them that you're upgrading the infrastructure that you use ...
'Pew Pew' Goes the Blockchain - Bloomberg
Mon May 21 18:53, 2018 GMT
Investopedia (blog) All About REX, the New Actively Managed Blockchain ETF Investopedia (blog) REX holds shares of 32 companies focused in the cryptocurrency and blockchain spaces, according to a report by CNBC. The ETF is run by Rex Shares and managed by Brian Kelly, the head of BKCM. BKCM maintains a digital assets strategy for clients.
All About REX, the New Actively Managed Blockchain ETF - Investopedia (blog)
Mon May 21 19:31, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin could be just another failed currency experiment, Nobel-winning economist Robert Shiller warns CNBC "None of this is new, and, as with past monetary innovations, a seemingly compelling story may not be enough." The height of the public's fascination was also undoubtedly tied to bitcoin's meteoric rise in price. The world's first cryptocurrency rose ...
Bitcoin could be just another failed currency experiment, Nobel-winning economist Robert Shiller warns - CNBC
Mon May 21 18:32, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur 4 Great Industries for Blockchain Advancement and Forward-Thinking Entrepreneurs Entrepreneur Technology is a force that is constantly disrupting and reshaping industries with no sign of slowing down. Blockchain is one of the more powerful new technological developments in recent memory, offering industries the ability to make transparent ...
4 Great Industries for Blockchain Advancement and Forward-Thinking Entrepreneurs - Entrepreneur
Mon May 21 15:34, 2018 GMT
CNBC State regulators launch 'Operation Crypto-Sweep' to police cryptocurrency investment schemes CNBC Regulators in the U.S. and Canada are launching a widespread crackdown on some cryptocurrency investment schemes, members of the North American Securities Administrators Association said Monday. More than 40 state and provincial watchdogs are ... Regulators crack down on suspicious cryptocurrency investment schemes Los Angeles Times Buyers beware: It could be the next Bitcoin -- or a scam Detroit Free Press all 20 news articles »
State regulators launch 'Operation Crypto-Sweep' to police cryptocurrency investment schemes - CNBC
Mon May 21 16:58, 2018 GMT
The Independent Google courts ethereum founder for possible cryptocurrency project The Independent Neither Google nor Mr Buterin responded immediately to a request for comment, however the tech company has previously revealed that it is interested in blockchain – the underlying technology of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum . “Like many new ... Breaking: Vitalik Buterin Considering Google? Asks Followers if He Should Leave Ethereum for Tech Giant Cryptovest all 11 news articles »
Google courts ethereum founder for possible cryptocurrency project - The Independent
Mon May 21 15:30, 2018 GMT
Bankrate.com How to responsibly invest in Bitcoin Bankrate.com Connecting your bank account through an ACH transfer is a versatile option, allowing you to use a checking or savings account to buy Bitcoin or cash out when you want to sell. You'll also be able to purchase ... Cryptocurrency purchases are at a high ... and more »
How to responsibly invest in Bitcoin - Bankrate.com
Mon May 21 10:32, 2018 GMT
Washington Post State regulators unveil nationwide crackdown on suspicious cryptocurrency investment schemes Washington Post Securities regulators across the United States and Canada announced dozens of investigations Monday into potentially deceitful cryptocurrency investment products, the largest coordinated crackdown to date by state and provincial officials on bitcoin scams.
State regulators unveil nationwide crackdown on suspicious cryptocurrency investment schemes - Washington Post
Mon May 21 14:35, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Took a Hit Last Week But These Cryptos Fared Worse CoinDesk Bitcoin hogged the limelight in the cryptocurrency markets last week as it fell to one-month lows below $8,000. Yet, while the world's largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization suffered a 3.6 percent week-on-week drop in prices, it still ...
Bitcoin Took a Hit Last Week But These Cryptos Fared Worse - CoinDesk
Mon May 21 12:47, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph China's IT Ministry: 2017 Saw Peak Investment in Domestic Blockchain Industry Cointelegraph A major Blockchain Industry White Paper published by China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology reveals that the domestic blockchain industry saw “exponential” growth in 2017, according to a ministry press release today, May 21. The 157 ... 2017 Saw 'Exponential' Blockchain Startup Growth, Says China's IT Ministry CoinDesk all 11 news articles »
China's IT Ministry: 2017 Saw Peak Investment in Domestic Blockchain Industry - Cointelegraph
Mon May 21 14:05, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin headed for $20000 in six months, says CEO of cryptocurrency platform MarketWatch The CEO of Atlas Quantum, one of Brazil's largest crypto trading platforms, Rodrigo Marques, said in an email to MarketWatch that the move under $8,000 was an interim low for bitcoin , adding that he expects bitcoin to reach $20,000 in six months ...
Bitcoin headed for $20000 in six months, says CEO of cryptocurrency platform - MarketWatch
Mon May 21 13:57, 2018 GMT
The Independent Bitcoin price bounces back as cryptocurrency returns above $8500 The Independent The price of bitcoin has risen by $500 over the last three days to reverse a slide in value that saw the cryptocurrency briefly fall below $8,000 last week. Bitcoin has experienced a downward price trend since 5 May, when it looked set to break above ... Crypto Tribalism Is Holding Back Blockchain Coindesk $25000 in 2018: Bitcoin Bull Tom Lee Sticks to Strong Forecast Despite Failed Prediction CCN Tom Lee Owns his Bad Consensus Bitcoin Prediction newsBTC Cointelegraph  - Moneyweb.co.za  - Bitcoinist  - Bloomberg all 45 news articles »
Bitcoin price bounces back as cryptocurrency returns above $8500 - The Independent
Mon May 21 12:12, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Blockchain's Killer App? Making Trade Wars Obsolete Coindesk ... involved in China's 'Belt and Road Initiative'. The Belt and Road Blockchain Consortium, as our group came to be known, recognized that as supply chains evolve into highly automated, data-driven ecosystems, they will need the transparency ...
Blockchain's Killer App? Making Trade Wars Obsolete - Coindesk
Mon May 21 06:02, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Startup VChain Is Flying High After Its Royal Seal Of Approval Forbes To pass the time she taught herself about blockchain but, rather than focusing on the super-sexy realm of Bitcoin and finance, she instead explored the rather less sexy non-financial applications of blockchain . After meeting Aleksandr Gorelik, her co ... and more »
Blockchain Startup VChain Is Flying High After Its Royal Seal Of Approval - Forbes
Mon May 21 11:58, 2018 GMT
Digital Trends How much energy does Bitcoin mining require? Experts are unsure Digital Trends One recently released study conducted by Alex de Vries says that Bitcoin mining consumes 24 THw of energy or as much as Ireland. To make matters worse, the study estimates that Bitcoin's energy use is doubling every six months. By the end of 2018, ... Bitcoin is an energy hog: New numbers suggest how big a problem it is CBC.ca Bitcoin Has an Energy Issue, and It's Getting Really Serious Interesting Engineering Bitcoin Is Going To Use As Much Electricity As Austria By The Year's End Futurism The Verge  - Cointelegraph  - Ars Technica  - Digiconomist all 96 news articles »
How much energy does Bitcoin mining require? Experts are unsure - Digital Trends
Mon May 21 09:52, 2018 GMT
The Independent The battle over bitcoin : Scandal and infighting as ' bitcoin cash' threatens to overthrow the most famous cryptocurrency The Independent On 1 August 2017, the blockchain of bitcoin – an online ledger that documents every transaction – was split in two, spawning a brand new rival to the original cryptocurrency called bitcoin cash. The process, known as a hard fork, meant both versions of ... Roger Ver has found a new use for cryptocurrency : crowd-bribing TNW Dr. Craig Wright: Bitcoin Cash will turn all other blockchains into sidechains CoinGeek all 12 news articles »
The battle over bitcoin: Scandal and infighting as 'bitcoin cash' threatens to overthrow the most famous cryptocurrency - The Independent
Mon May 21 10:57, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Back Above $8500: Does Bitcoin's Rally Have Legs? Coindesk The cryptocurrency closed below key technical levels on Thursday, signaling a bearish breakdown, but the sell-off unexpectedly ran out of steam at $7,925 a day later. Subsequently, bitcoin gained more than $500 over the weekend, rising back above ... and more »
Back Above $8500: Does Bitcoin's Rally Have Legs? - Coindesk
Mon May 21 07:00, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Crypto Tribalism Is Holding Back Blockchain Coindesk Further, within the purist crypto sub-community itself, there are internecine battles among proponents of different visions of bitcoin while fierce competition rages between so-called "altcoins," whether ethereum , XRP, EOS or hundreds more. ... But ...
Crypto Tribalism Is Holding Back Blockchain - Coindesk
Mon May 21 10:06, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Former OKEx Chief Joins Rival Cryptocurrency Exchange Huobi CoinDesk "I am a big believer in blockchain technology and view exchanges as the heart of the industry," Lee said in the announcement. The new appointment comes just a week after Lee announced his resignation from OKEx on WeChat - a departure that came after ...
Former OKEx Chief Joins Rival Cryptocurrency Exchange Huobi - CoinDesk
Mon May 21 09:12, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Tradeshift fires-up blockchain to address late payment problem TechCrunch While the cryptocurrency world continues to swirl around in a daze of troughs and highs, startups are continuing to make use of the fundamental underlying strengths of blockchain technology. A new entrant in this race is ... While this doesn't involve ... and more »
Tradeshift fires-up blockchain to address late payment problem - TechCrunch
Mon May 21 03:35, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Support Holding, Bullish Pattern Forming newsBTC For now, though, market watchers are paying extra close attention to the energy costs related to mining bitcoin . This casts doubts on the sustainability of this particular cryptocurrency , but the improved sentiment in the industry to start the week ... and more »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Support Holding, Bullish Pattern Forming - newsBTC
Mon May 21 08:00, 2018 GMT
CBC.ca Bitcoin is an energy hog: New numbers suggest how big a problem it is CBC.ca But as the digital currency's popularity — and value — has skyrocketed, the increased complexity of the blockchain requires more energy and computing power to solve equations, and now there's specialized computing farms mining for bitcoin . Bitcoin Has an Energy Issue, and It's Getting Really Serious Interesting Engineering Bitcoin Is Going To Use As Much Electricity As Austria By The Year's End Futurism The best times people used company resources to mine cryptocurrency The Verge Digital Trends  - Cointelegraph  - Ars Technica  - Digiconomist all 92 news articles »
Bitcoin is an energy hog: New numbers suggest how big a problem it is - CBC.ca
Mon May 21 09:52, 2018 GMT
The Pew Charitable Trusts (blog) States Stumble on Internet Privacy The Pew Charitable Trusts (blog) Lynn Boyden, an information architect in web services at the University of Southern California, displays a dating website on her computer screen. A California initiative aims to enact state laws prohibiting internet service providers from sharing ...
States Stumble on Internet Privacy - The Pew Charitable Trusts (blog)
Mon May 21 09:42, 2018 GMT
Censorship has cross-fertilised and gone viral infecting both democracies and their authoritarian counterparts.   The post Censorship gone viral: The cross-fertilisation of repression appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Censorship gone viral: The cross-fertilisation of repression
Mon May 21 08:10, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk 2017 Saw 'Exponential' Blockchain Startup Growth, Says China's IT Ministry CoinDesk Nearly 40 percent of all Chinese blockchain startups emerged in 2017 alone, according to a new white paper published by China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. Revealed by the ministry's Information Center on Monday, the blockchain  ... and more »
2017 Saw 'Exponential' Blockchain Startup Growth, Says China's IT Ministry - CoinDesk
Mon May 21 06:42, 2018 GMT
CoinGeek Unblock the Stream: Bitcoin Cash clears the way for global financial inclusion at CoinGeek Conference CoinGeek The software development kit is free to use for those building projects on the Bitcoin Cash blockchain . He adds that they are building a high-level, native scripting language for BCH which would eliminate the need for other scripting languages while ... and more »
Unblock the Stream: Bitcoin Cash clears the way for global financial inclusion at CoinGeek Conference - CoinGeek
Mon May 21 06:00, 2018 GMT
Surveillance Sans Frontiers, Thanks to the Internet Security Boulevard This isn't about hacking or security —it's about expectations of privacy . If you are in the United States, you expect to be subject to U.S. law, and if a Russian judge wants to read your email, you expect them to go through the proper channels—in the ...
Surveillance Sans Frontiers, Thanks to the Internet - Security Boulevard
Mon May 21 05:00, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: Can ETH/USD Continue Higher? newsBTC Digital Insurance Provider on Blockchain , Black... May 19, 2018. PrimeBall, A Trustworthy Raffle on Ethereum Blockchain May 18, 2018. View moreSubmit PR. NewsBTC is a news service that covers bitcoin news, technical analysis & forecasts for bitcoin and ... and more »
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Mon May 21 04:04, 2018 GMT
Brave New Coin Bitcoin Price Analysis - Consolidation continues Brave New Coin During his keynote speech at Consensus, eToro CEO Yoni Assia announced a new American crypto platform which will be trading Bitcoin , Ethereum , Litecoin, XRP, Dash, Bitcoin Cash, Stellar, Ethereum Classic, NEO, and EOS. Cryptocurrency trading on ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis - Consolidation continues - Brave New Coin
Sun May 20 19:26, 2018 GMT
Interesting Engineering Bitcoin Has an Energy Issue, and It's Getting Really Serious Interesting Engineering However, Bitcoin stands as the undisputed king when it comes to the most popular cryptocurrency . ... Mining was once a very popular method of earning Bitcoin , and all you had to do was verify ongoing payment in Bitcoin within the blockchain network. Bitcoin Is Going To Use As Much Electricity As Austria By The Year's End Futurism The best times people used company resources to mine cryptocurrency The Verge Is it worth worrying about bitcoin's growing electricity use? Quartz Digital Trends  - Cointelegraph  - Ars Technica  - Digiconomist all 89 news articles »
Bitcoin Has an Energy Issue, and It's Getting Really Serious - Interesting Engineering
Mon May 21 03:04, 2018 GMT
Coindesk 3 Ways Blockchain Is Already Delivering on the Hype Coindesk Endless processions of the prominent were trotted out to denounce the heresy. Hundreds of obituaries and dozens of "bans" later, of course, bitcoin is now worth many billions of dollars. It hasn't just survived but has thrived, and has given rise to ...
3 Ways Blockchain Is Already Delivering on the Hype - Coindesk
Mon May 21 01:54, 2018 GMT
Forbes Breaking the Bank or the Myth of Blockchain Brotopia - or Both? Forbes Through a series of events from May 11 - 17, " Blockchain Week New York City," anchored by headline event Consensus, included a first-ever Blockchain Job Fair. Attendance was estimated at over 8,000 for the 7-day event. By having mainstream ...
Breaking the Bank or the Myth of Blockchain Brotopia - or Both? - Forbes
Mon May 21 02:08, 2018 GMT
Motley Fool Australia Technical Analysis May 20: Bitcoin , Ethereum , Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Ripple CryptoSlate This week, cryptocurrency markets saw a severe drop as Bitcoin fell under the significant support level of $8,000. Although the markets appear to be recovering, traders are encouraged to remain extremely cautious. Using technical analysis, we will look ... Crypto update: Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, and Litecoin surge higher Motley Fool Australia all 2 news articles »
Technical Analysis May 20: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Ripple - CryptoSlate
Mon May 21 00:54, 2018 GMT
www.businessgreen.com Bitcoin now uses as much energy as Ireland www.businessgreen.com De Vries acknowledges the difficulty in estimating the true energy consumption of the Bitcoin blockchain owing to uncertainty about the relative contributions of CPU work, cooling, and other uses of electricity, as well as secrecy around Bitcoin mining ... Bitcoin Has an Energy Issue, and It's Getting Really Serious Interesting Engineering Bitcoin Is Going To Use As Much Electricity As Austria By The Year's End Futurism The best times people used company resources to mine cryptocurrency The Verge Digital Trends  - Cointelegraph  - Ars Technica  - EurekAlert all 85 news articles »
Bitcoin now uses as much energy as Ireland - www.businessgreen.com
Thu May 17 17:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Fails To Accomplish Predicted Rally Following NYC Crypto Conference Cointelegraph Bitcoin's (BTC) price has gone down around 10 percent this week since crypto conference Consensus ended yesterday, May 16, despite predictions that the event would cause the crypto markets to skyrocket. ... Source: Cointelegraph Ethereum Price Index. Top Altcoin Markets of 2015 Gain 10000% in 3 Years Bitcoin News (press release) all 72 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Fails To Accomplish Predicted Rally Following NYC Crypto Conference - Cointelegraph
Sun May 20 12:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Why Cryptocurrency and Talent Development Go Hand in Hand Bitcoinist A recent survey of Bitcoin investors found that over 50% are between 18 and 34 years old. The same young people ... and reliability. Cryptocurrency e-learning transactions could even automatically register newly earned credentials on a blockchain resume.
Why Cryptocurrency and Talent Development Go Hand in Hand - Bitcoinist
Sun May 20 21:00, 2018 GMT
CCN Mobile Simpsons Game Adds Bitcoin Mining, Annoying Blockchain Evangelist in Latest Update CCN In the new quest, called Crypto Cool, added to the game this week, the player is first tasked with getting Martin to mention blockchain numerous times, without ever explain what it is. At one point during the dialogue, he says “I mined some bitcoin ...
Mobile Simpsons Game Adds Bitcoin Mining, Annoying Blockchain Evangelist in Latest Update - CCN
Fri May 18 13:32, 2018 GMT
Forbes WankCoin Is The Porn Cryptocurrency Token You Knew Was Inevitable Forbes In this use case, blockchain is a technology that enables token based transactions layered with security and smart contracts that remove our identifying personal and financial information from the transaction. But I'm not here to lecture you about the ...
WankCoin Is The Porn Cryptocurrency Token You Knew Was Inevitable - Forbes
Sun May 20 20:17, 2018 GMT
Alibaba Founder Bullish about Blockchain But Doesn't Care About Bitcoin CryptoSlate While Ma may be disappointed that blockchain technology is being used primarily in the pursuit of profits, Alibaba is not averse to leveraging the benefits it offers. In January this year, Alibaba was rumored to have invested in a new cryptocurrency ... and more »
Alibaba Founder Bullish about Blockchain But Doesn't Care About Bitcoin - CryptoSlate
Sun May 20 19:31, 2018 GMT
CCN Bitmain Backs Circle's Stable Cryptocurrency With a $110 Million Funding Round CCN Bitmain, a multi-billion dollar cryptocurrency mining equipment manufacturer based in China, has led a $110 million Series E funding round for Circle, a blockchain -focused financial company, in support of Circle's short-term plan of launching a stable ...
Bitmain Backs Circle's Stable Cryptocurrency With a $110 Million Funding Round - CCN
Sun May 20 13:51, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Fundstrat's Lee Admits Poor Prediction of Bitcoin Rally, Still Expects $25k Price by Year End Cointelegraph Having accurately predicted the growth of crypto markets after the US tax day in April, Tom Lee made another Bitcoin prediction on May 7, saying that the cryptocurrency will rally during and after the Consensus conference takes place in New York May 14-16. Cryptocurrency Market Dropped $52 Billion in Blockchain Week, Factors and Trends newsBTC There is no 'Consensus' Concerning the Direction of Bitcoin Price Bitcoinist Fundstrat's Bitcoin Price Rally Prediction Fell Flat: Tom Lee Explains Why CCN all 24 news articles »
Fundstrat's Lee Admits Poor Prediction of Bitcoin Rally, Still Expects $25k Price by Year End - Cointelegraph
Sun May 20 16:52, 2018 GMT
CCN How Bitfinex's Tax Requirement May Have Contributed to the Bitcoin Price Correction CCN On May 17, one of the world's largest cryptocurrency and bitcoin exchange Bitfinex officially asked its users to submit tax IDs and social security numbers that could be utilized by government agencies in the countries its users are based into tax ... and more »
How Bitfinex's Tax Requirement May Have Contributed to the Bitcoin Price Correction - CCN
Sun May 20 11:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes What Is Cryptocurrency ? A Simple Guide To Understanding Cryptocurrency And Crypto News Forbes Cryptocurrency just wasn't an area I jumped into early on because I had such a lack of knowledge about it. However, as an entrepreneur, ... It seems as if there's a new form of digital currency almost every day, from bitcoin to Ethereum , Dogecoin to ...
What Is Cryptocurrency? A Simple Guide To Understanding Cryptocurrency And Crypto News - Forbes
Sun May 20 04:17, 2018 GMT
Living With Technology / Blockchain Westport News Most people have heard of Bitcoin (a form of “crypto currency”), which uses blockchain technology. How this works is that I buy Bitcoin using real money. Through the use of blockchain technology, I can use my Bitcoin to buy and sell things without ... and more »
Living With Technology / Blockchain - Westport News
Sun May 20 14:31, 2018 GMT
Business Insider 9 star lawyers helping blockchain companies navigate the tricky waters of cryptocurrency regulation Business Insider Considering bitcoin's origins as a decentralized technology designed to disrupt the world banking system, it's no surprise that the cryptocurrency community has a rather tepid relationship with financial regulators like the Securities and Exchange ... and more »
9 star lawyers helping blockchain companies navigate the tricky waters of cryptocurrency regulation - Business Insider
Sun May 20 13:51, 2018 GMT
CCN Opinion: The Bubble is Not Bitcoin CCN One of the things that drive my passion towards cryptocurrency is what's about to come: when people with an actual need for the technology start participating, hordes at a time. Sure, our gains are important. But there's something way .... If everyone ... and more »
Opinion: The Bubble is Not Bitcoin - CCN
Sun May 20 11:26, 2018 GMT
Price Watch: Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin Begin to Stabilize CryptoSlate After a rough-and-tumble week, most major cryptocurrencies are inching closer towards green territory. At press time, entities like Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, and Litecoin all experienced small, yet noticeable hikes in their prices, while others, such ... and more »
Price Watch: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin Begin to Stabilize - CryptoSlate
Sun May 20 05:58, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) China Ranks Cryptos: Bitcoin (BTC) Dismal 13 of 28 Bitcoin News (press release) People's Republic of China (PRC) 中华人民共和国 was one of the first governments to ban bitcoin , cryptocurrency . Now, the PRC is the first country to come out with official government crypto rankings. Its China Center for Information Industry ...
China Ranks Cryptos: Bitcoin (BTC) Dismal 13 of 28 - Bitcoin News (press release)
Sun May 20 09:14, 2018 GMT
CCN 0x, Zilliqa, Aelf, and Ontology Record 10% Gains as Tokens Outperform Bitcoin CCN ... blockchain network developed by a team of Chinese developers, increased by more than 17 percent against bitcoin . Today, on May 20, the price of Aelf increased by another 10 percent, becoming the second best-performing cryptocurrency in the market ... and more »
0x, Zilliqa, Aelf, and Ontology Record 10% Gains as Tokens Outperform Bitcoin - CCN
Sat May 19 22:13, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Tom Lee Explains Why Consensus Failed to Spark the Bitcoin Rally Bitcoinist Tom Lee of Fundstrat Global is standing by his $25K end-of-year Bitcoin price despite the failure of Consensus to cause the much-anticipated crypto price rally. In an interview with CNBC, the analyst offered explanations for why the conference didn't ... Fundstrat's Bitcoin Price Rally Prediction Fell Flat: Tom Lee Explains Why CCN all 18 news articles »
Tom Lee Explains Why Consensus Failed to Spark the Bitcoin Rally - Bitcoinist
Sun May 20 02:17, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) Cryptocurrency is Property in Russia, Justice Minister Confirms Bitcoin News (press release) A bankruptcy case involving a modest amount of bitcoin has sparked discussions in Russian legal circles. Some say a crypto is nothing more than “a set of characters.” Others, including the justice minister, are categorical – cryptocurrency can't be ...
Cryptocurrency is Property in Russia, Justice Minister Confirms - Bitcoin News (press release)
Sun May 20 00:00, 2018 GMT
CCN There's no 'Consensus' Concerning the Direction of Bitcoin Price Bitcoinist Thomas Lee's predicted post Consensus Bitcoin pop never happened. In fact, the market reversed and is now trading at a monthly low! As usual, investors are wondering where the market will go from here. Fundstrat's Bitcoin Price Rally Prediction Fell Flat: Tom Lee Explains Why CCN all 18 news articles »
There's no 'Consensus' Concerning the Direction of Bitcoin Price - Bitcoinist
Sat May 19 21:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Gaming Industry Evolves With First HTML5 Blockchain Platform Bitcoinist Egretia has teamed up with Egret Technologies, the leading HTML5 company in the world which has a complete development workflow, to combine its products with blockchain technology. It should add several new features to the HTML5 technology, ... and more »
Gaming Industry Evolves With First HTML5 Blockchain Platform - Bitcoinist
Sat May 19 16:55, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph US: Colorado Proposes Accepting Cryptocurrency for Political Campaigns Cointelegraph Political candidates in Colorado could soon accept Bitcoin or other digital currencies for their campaigns, according to reports by the Denver Post on May 17. Secretary of State Wayne Williams made the proposal for allowing donations of ... Colorado Proposal Aims to Allow Cryptocurrency Donations for Campaigns Bitcoin News (press release) all 4 news articles »
US: Colorado Proposes Accepting Cryptocurrency for Political Campaigns - Cointelegraph
Sat May 19 17:05, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Cash Fork Leaves Users Behind, But Does It Matter? Coindesk The controversial hard fork of bitcoin hard forked again several days ago in an effort to add new functionality to the cryptocurrency protocol and further differentiate it from its predecessor. But in the process - executing at block 530350 - a portion ...
Bitcoin Cash Fork Leaves Users Behind, But Does It Matter? - Coindesk
Sat May 19 17:18, 2018 GMT
Fortune PayPal Alum: How Blockchain Will Change Investing and Why Real Estate Will Be First Fortune On a broader level, Sacks is creating a version of the original blockchain —the anonymous bitcoin network created by Satoshi Nakamoto—that is suitable for regulated securities markets. “[Anonymity] is a feature of digital cash, but it's a bug when it ...
PayPal Alum: How Blockchain Will Change Investing and Why Real Estate Will Be First - Fortune
Sat May 19 12:25, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Fixing the News: Blockchain -Powered Solutions for Media in Crisis Cointelegraph In the US and around the world, quality journalism is going through difficult times. Against the backdrop of steadily declining trust in the mainstream press, systemic issues like the ever-intensifying political polarization of the media, proliferation ...
Fixing the News: Blockchain-Powered Solutions for Media in Crisis - Cointelegraph
Sat May 19 13:14, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: Blockchain's Big Gathering Bitcoin Magazine This week's news was dominated by stories out of Blockchain Week and the Consensus 2018 conference held in New York City. There was free beer ... Stay on top of the best stories in the bitcoin , blockchain and cryptocurrency industry. Subscribe to our ...
Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: Blockchain's Big Gathering - Bitcoin Magazine
Sat May 19 06:00, 2018 GMT
Wired.co.uk What the hell is Facebook doing on the blockchain ? Wired.co.uk ... there is something jarring about Facebook embracing this technology. First designed as the digital scaffolding for cryptocurrency bitcoin , a blockchain is a permanent, public, online ledger that processes transactions relying on a swarm of users ... Op Ed: Facebook Is Moving Into Blockchain : How Might This Play Out? Bitcoin Magazine all 189 news articles »
What the hell is Facebook doing on the blockchain? - Wired.co.uk
Sat May 19 00:45, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ethereum Foundation Advisor: SEC Lacks Fundamental ... Cointelegraph William Mougayar, advisor to the Ethereum Foundation, claims that the SEC is “trying to fit a square peg into a round hole” regarding crypto regulation. and more »
Ethereum Foundation Advisor: SEC Lacks Fundamental ... - Cointelegraph
Thu May 17 21:11, 2018 GMT
Forbes Massive Consensus Conference Succumbs To Blockchain 'Echo Chamber' Forbes 8,500 blockchain and cryptocurrency fans packed the New York Hilton Midtown to its gills this week in what organizers were calling the largest blockchain conference ever. Yet, while excitement around these technologies are indubitably at an all-time ... and more »
Massive Consensus Conference Succumbs To Blockchain 'Echo Chamber' - Forbes
Sat May 19 02:26, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Steve Wozniak Compares Ethereum to Apple at Vienna Conference Cointelegraph Wozniak said he still owns one Bitcoin (BTC) and two Ethereum (ETH) to “experiment with paying for different things.” On Thursday, in his opening speech at the conference, Wozniak called blockchain “the next major IT revolution that is about to happen. Ethereum Could Be the Next Apple: Steve Wozniak CCN Apple founder Steve Wozniak hails bitcoin and blockchain as 'next ... The Independent Steve Wozniak: Bitcoin and Blockchain is the 'Next Major IT Revolution' newsBTC Forbes all 20 news articles »
Steve Wozniak Compares Ethereum to Apple at Vienna Conference - Cointelegraph
Fri May 18 19:21, 2018 GMT
CNBC Banks will trade cryptocurrency sooner than people think, says fmr. JPMorgan blockchain executive CNBC Goldman Sachs is reportedly moving ahead with plans to set up the first bitcoin trading operation at a Wall Street bank. But custody is still a huge challenge, Baldet said. Right now, financial institutions have few ways of safeguarding a firm's ... and more »
Banks will trade cryptocurrency sooner than people think, says fmr. JPMorgan blockchain executive - CNBC
Fri May 18 18:08, 2018 GMT
Fortune Why Coinbase's Cryptocurrency Business Could Jump 50% Fortune Coinbase, the largest U.S. Bitcoin exchange, launched new professional-grade trading products for institutional investors this week, citing rising demand for cryptocurrency from smart money heavyweights. ... to be agnostic about the Bitcoin price and ... and more »
Why Coinbase's Cryptocurrency Business Could Jump 50% - Fortune
Fri May 18 19:37, 2018 GMT
Center for Human Rights in Iran Iran Tightens Internet Censorship by Requiring Government Agencies to Use State-Approved Search Engines Center for Human Rights in Iran After banning the widely used Telegram messaging app, the Iranian government is once again deepening its censorship and suppression of internet use in the country by forcing government agencies to use domestic, state-approved online search engines ...
Iran Tightens Internet Censorship by Requiring Government Agencies to Use State-Approved Search Engines - Center for Human Rights in Iran
Fri May 18 17:25, 2018 GMT
New York Times When Thousands Filled a Hilton Ballroom to Ponder the Future of Bitcoin New York Times Seth Kaye has hot pink hair and Pokémon stuffed animals on his shoulder. He's a Bitcoin miner, a designer — and is trying to start a solar farm in Washington where he lives. He was in New York this week for Consensus 2018, a blockchain -themed ...
When Thousands Filled a Hilton Ballroom to Ponder the Future of Bitcoin - New York Times
Fri May 18 16:49, 2018 GMT
Forbes #Consensus2018 Fails To Pump Up Bitcoin Forbes Bitcoin dropped. Ripple dropped. Ethereum dropped. Litecoin dropped. The inability for the enthusiasm of the conference participants (and their twitter accounts) failed to translate into any price gains. I continue to believe that price of crypto is ...
#Consensus2018 Fails To Pump Up Bitcoin - Forbes
Fri May 18 17:01, 2018 GMT
Business Insider I went to the exclusive after-party where cryptocurrency investors blew off steam with drugs and naked dancers Business Insider Around 3 a.m., a nerdcore rapper who goes by the name YTCracker takes the stage to perform two cryptocurrency -themed rap songs, " Bitcoin Baron" and "Crypto Illuminati." He flew into New York expressly to perform at this event. He raps: Told you to snap ... and more »
I went to the exclusive after-party where cryptocurrency investors blew off steam with drugs and naked dancers - Business Insider
Fri May 18 14:23, 2018 GMT
CNBC Barely any bitcoin left in Ark ETFs CNBC But these ETFs' big bet on bitcoin is no longer the case. In mid January of this year, ARK began trimming exposure to bitcoin in both funds, and today bitcoin represents only 0.5 percent and 0.6 percent in ARKK and ARKW, respectively. The ... and more »
Barely any bitcoin left in Ark ETFs - CNBC
Fri May 18 14:03, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Struggles To Stay Above $8000 Forbes Bitcoin prices have been encountering some turbulence lately, repeatedly falling below $8,000 in the last 24 hours and reaching their lowest level since mid-April. The price of Bitcon fell to as little as $7,931.43 this morning on the CoinDesk Bitcoin ... Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD at Risk of Further Declines newsBTC Bitcoin Price Fails To Accomplish Predicted Rally Following NYC Crypto Conference Cointelegraph Newsflash: Bitcoin Price Drops Below $8000 as Bears Twist the Knife CCN all 41 news articles »
Bitcoin Struggles To Stay Above $8000 - Forbes
Fri May 18 14:21, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin slumps to one-month low, trades under $8000 MarketWatch With bitcoin now down by more than 15% from its early May high, when it traded near the $10,000 psychological level, one analyst thinks the market suffered from over-exuberance. “Throughout the year, each time market participants have expected growth, ...
Bitcoin slumps to one-month low, trades under $8000 - MarketWatch
Fri May 18 13:15, 2018 GMT
CNBC Grammy-winning Fugees founder bringing blockchain to your smartphone CNBC Grammy-award winning rapper and founding member of the Fugees Pras Michel is launching a blockchain -enabled smartphone that lets users earn dividends on every purchase. The phone is part of Michel's digital platform Blacture, ... The rapper wouldn't ...
Grammy-winning Fugees founder bringing blockchain to your smartphone - CNBC
Fri May 18 16:38, 2018 GMT
NJBIZ Lawmakers push tighter internet privacy rules NJBIZ State legislators have unveiled a pair of bills that would tighten privacy regulations for internet service providers and websites. Assembly Bill 1527 would require ISPs to obtain the written disclosure from subscribers to release their personally ...
Lawmakers push tighter internet privacy rules - NJBIZ
Fri May 18 15:55, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin rally this week fails to materialize as New York conference brings more hype than substance CNBC Despite calls that bitcoin would rally throughout New York City's " Blockchain Week," the cryptocurrency's price has dropped about 10 percent since the festivities kicked off. Bitcoin fell below $8,000 as the conferences wrapped up Friday, hitting a low ...
Bitcoin rally this week fails to materialize as New York conference brings more hype than substance - CNBC
Fri May 18 15:38, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Crypto Bull Tom Lee Owns Up After Bitcoin Prediction Goes Awry Bloomberg Thomas Lee, head of research at Fundstrat Global Advisors, predicted on May 7 that Bitcoin would rally during Consensus, the cryptocurrency conference this week that drew thousands of enthusiasts (and some Lamborghinis) to a packed hotel in Midtown ... Cryptocurrency Wealth Dropped $52 Billion During Blockchain Week. Not Even a Snoop Dogg Performance Could ... Fortune 4 Reasons Why Bitcoin Will Become More Valuable Bitcoinist Cryptocurrency Market Loses $42 Billion in 3 Days as Tokens Struggle CCN all 145 news articles »
Crypto Bull Tom Lee Owns Up After Bitcoin Prediction Goes Awry - Bloomberg
Fri May 18 14:04, 2018 GMT
wpgtalkradio.com Congress Won't Act? NJ Looks to Regulate Internet Privacy wpgtalkradio.com Jim Halpert, a lobbyist representing the ISP's trade association, the State Privacy and Security Coalition, said at a February hearing that internet service would basically have to be reinvented for New Jersey if the bill becomes law. “Individual state ...
Congress Won't Act? NJ Looks to Regulate Internet Privacy - wpgtalkradio.com
Fri May 18 13:20, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Hits One-Month Low As $10K Sell-Off Resumes Coindesk Bitcoin's (BTC) drop to one-month lows below $8,000 has strengthened the bear grip on the markets, the technical charts indicate. The cryptocurrency fell to $7,925 on Bitfinex earlier today - the lowest level since April 18 and has retraced 50 percent ...
Bitcoin Hits One-Month Low As $10K Sell-Off Resumes - Coindesk
Fri May 18 08:09, 2018 GMT
Coindesk The Use Cases and Applications for Involving Women in Blockchain Coindesk That's how New York Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney rallied the crowd on May 13 at the "Women on the Block" event in Brooklyn, New York, where more than 300 people came together to talk about cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. The event comes ... and more »
The Use Cases and Applications for Involving Women in Blockchain - Coindesk
Fri May 18 10:28, 2018 GMT
Fortune Cryptocurrency Wealth Dropped $52 Billion During Blockchain Week. Not Even a Snoop Dogg Performance Could ... Fortune So much for the Blockchain Week bounce. With thousands of cryptocurrency diehards swarming into Manhattan for this week's Consensus 2018 conference, the prediction from Bitcoin bulls like Tom Lee of Fundstrat Global Advisors was that the hype-filled ... 4 Reasons Why Bitcoin Will Become More Valuable Bitcoinist all 35 news articles »
Cryptocurrency Wealth Dropped $52 Billion During Blockchain Week. Not Even a Snoop Dogg Performance Could ... - Fortune
Fri May 18 11:27, 2018 GMT
HANOI/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A struggle over internet laws in Vietnam is pitting a government keen on maintaining tight control against U.S. technology companies trying to fight off onerous new rules - with the country's online dissidents among the biggest losers.
Vietnam set to tighten clamps on Facebook and Google, threatening dissidents
Fri May 18 07:26, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Why JP Morgan's Blockchain Patent Application Is Not That Surprising Cointelegraph JP Morgan is also one of over 300 members that make up the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA). The bank has a strong record of ... Blockchain has moved on from just being the technology that underpins Bitcoin and has potential use cases other than just ... JPMorgan has asked a 29-year-old highflier to draw up a cryptocurrency strategy Business Insider Don't Tell Jamie! JPMorgan May Help Its Clients Invest in Cryptocurrency CCN all 13 news articles »
Why JP Morgan's Blockchain Patent Application Is Not That Surprising - Cointelegraph
Fri May 18 03:45, 2018 GMT
Hawaii Public Radio-HPR2 HVCA Panel: Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Hawaii Public Radio-HPR2 Cryptocurrency is the obvious solution, be it bitcoin or bitcoin cash or some other cryptocurrency . It's almost not important. All that matters is that cryptocurrency is the solution that gets us there.” Cryptocurrency exchanges can convert electronic ...
HVCA Panel: Cryptocurrency and Blockchain - Hawaii Public Radio-HPR2
Fri May 18 09:19, 2018 GMT
Turkey’s academia witch hunt hits Kurdish studies the most The post No future without the past appeared first on Index on Censorship .
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Thu May 17 12:30, 2018 GMT
NPR Not Just Ballots: Tennessee Hack Shows Election Websites Are Vulnerable, Too NPR "Any web server by definition, is connected to the internet , so it's directly vulnerable to attacks from the internet ," said Doug Jones, an elections cyber security expert at the University of Iowa. It's unclear who conducted the attack in Tennessee ...
Not Just Ballots: Tennessee Hack Shows Election Websites Are Vulnerable, Too - NPR
Thu May 17 19:14, 2018 GMT
People are buying bitcoin — because their horoscope said so MarketWatch The stars are aligning for big gains in bitcoin , astrologers claim, and some investors are actually following that out-of-this-world advice. When Chicago-based investor Marcus Thomas first heard about cryptocurrency in 2017, he was skeptical. “I couldn ... and more »
People are buying bitcoin — because their horoscope said so - MarketWatch
Fri May 18 06:35, 2018 GMT
The FINANCIAL Internet Security and Trust The FINANCIAL The FINANCIAL -- A CIGI-Ipsos global survey reports that majority (52%) says they're more concerned about online privacy than they were a year ago. Around six in ten feel that social media (63%) and search engines (57%) have too much power. More than ...
Internet Security and Trust - The FINANCIAL
Fri May 18 03:49, 2018 GMT
New York Post Inside the extravagant money and parties that define cryptocurrency craze New York Post Kirby Chicas quit his job as a General Electric account manager in Toronto a few months ago to chase a dream he's had for years — to help start a revolution in bitcoin -like cryptocurrencies. Just three weeks into his new job at a startup called ...
Inside the extravagant money and parties that define cryptocurrency craze - New York Post
Fri May 18 02:23, 2018 GMT
CNBC Cryptocurrency investor names his favorite — and least favorite — digital currencies CNBC Cryptocurrency investor names his favorite — and least favorite — digital currencies ... One of them might be bitcoin cash. The coin, priced around $1,200 Thursday evening, was down by about $100 from Tuesday. But that's still almost double its April ...
Cryptocurrency investor names his favorite — and least favorite — digital currencies - CNBC
Fri May 18 02:51, 2018 GMT
New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio Congress won't act? NJ looks to regulate internet privacy New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio These NJ congressmen voted to allow internet companies to sell your private info. Jim Halpert, a lobbyist representing the ISP's trade association, the State Privacy and Security Coalition, said at a February hearing that internet service would ... and more »
Congress won't act? NJ looks to regulate internet privacy - New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
Thu May 17 21:05, 2018 GMT
The Denver Post Colorado wants to allow political donations in bitcoin and other cryptocurrency The Denver Post Colorado is considering allowing political candidates to accept cryptocurrency for campaign contributions. The donations — whether in bitcoin or another digital currency – would be subject to the same state limits as a cash donation, and the value ...
Colorado wants to allow political donations in bitcoin and other cryptocurrency - The Denver Post
Thu May 17 20:44, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Counting Bitcoin's Hidden Costs Bloomberg I mean that literally: A new study by Dutch blockchain expert Alex de Vries estimates Bitcoin alone uses nearly as much electricity as Ireland, with computers around the world ceaselessly trying to mine the stuff. Bitcoin is on track to use 1.8 percent ...
Counting Bitcoin's Hidden Costs - Bloomberg
Thu May 17 16:33, 2018 GMT
Forbes What Determines The Price Of Bitcoin ? Forbes Bitcoin has lost over half its value in less than 6 months. Shortly before Christmas, it was trading at over $19,000; today, it is just $8,299. Unsurprisingly, Bitcoin investors have been predicting meteoritic rises will recommence any day now. But ...
What Determines The Price Of Bitcoin? - Forbes
Thu May 17 19:00, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur 6 Ways Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Are Changing Entrepreneurship Entrepreneur It's become impossible to ignore cryptocurrency and blockchain -- it's everywhere, and there is no sign of slowing down. As a result, blockchain -based exchanges of information and tokens are releasing a wave of new possibilities for entrepreneurs. The ...
6 Ways Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Are Changing Entrepreneurship - Entrepreneur
Thu May 17 15:39, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin may fall below $8000 as crypto confab fails to stoke buying, analyst says MarketWatch Bitcoin on Thursday traded virtually unchanged, with investors contending with an unexpected lull following the conclusion of the popular multiday Consensus conference. Consensus, in the recent past, has tended to provide a lift to the price of the No. and more »
Bitcoin may fall below $8000 as crypto confab fails to stoke buying, analyst says - MarketWatch
Thu May 17 19:11, 2018 GMT
Fairplay Canada sees its own site blocking proposal as the best option to counter infringing websites. In a reply response to the CRTC, the coalition argues that the 'alternative' judicial option is uncertain, costly, and will take a lot of time. The response further criticizes misleading and false comments from the public, while adding more support for its blocking plans. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
‘Blocking Pirate Sites Through Court is Uncertain, Slow and Expensive’
Thu May 17 19:10, 2018 GMT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Ethereum is the top public blockchain in the cryptocurrency space, while that of bitcoin, the original virtual currency, is ranked 13th, according to the Chinese government's first monthly Global Public Chain Assessment Index released on Thursday.
Ethereum is top public blockchain, bitcoin No. 13 in China's new index
Thu May 17 17:36, 2018 GMT
The Verge The best times people used company resources to mine cryptocurrency The Verge After all the talk about Bitcoin using up energy, the first scientific paper calculating how much electricity the cryptocurrency needs is here, and it supports the pessimists. Energy use could double by the end of this year, and if it continues at this ... Bitcoin Mining To Use 0.5% Of World's Energy By End Of 2018, Peer-Reviewed Research Shows Cointelegraph New study quantifies bitcoin's ludicrous energy consumption Ars Technica Great Scott! Bitcoin to consume half a per cent of the world's electricity by end of year The Register Grist  - CCN all 16 news articles »
The best times people used company resources to mine cryptocurrency - The Verge
Thu May 17 15:48, 2018 GMT
Forbes Free-Range Beef Bound By The Blockchain Forbes In many ways, Wyoming Senator Ogden Driskill is an unlikely candidate to be leading the blockchain revolution in his home state. His family have been ranchers since the early 1800s, and “delivered cattle to both sides of the Civil War,” as he put it in ...
Free-Range Beef Bound By The Blockchain - Forbes
Thu May 17 17:09, 2018 GMT
TNW Golem CEO: Ethereum is by far the most promising blockchain platform TNW Golem CEO Julian Zawistowski recently joined us for TNW Answers session where he was more than happy to share his views on the company's choice of blockchain platform. “ Ethereum is by far the most promising platform and we cannot see another one that's ...
Golem CEO: Ethereum is by far the most promising blockchain platform - TNW
Thu May 17 13:21, 2018 GMT
Motley Fool It's Time We Got Real About Blockchain Technology Motley Fool While there were a number of catalysts behind this rally, including a weakening U.S. dollar and retail investors controlling a majority of the trading action in cryptocurrencies, it's the emergence of blockchain technology that's been hands-down the ... and more »
It's Time We Got Real About Blockchain Technology - Motley Fool
Thu May 17 16:34, 2018 GMT
Slate Magazine What Is a Blockchain Phone and Why Would Anyone Want One? Slate Magazine The Exodus site claims that each blockchain phone will serve as a node, and that “we want to double and triple the number of nodes of Ethereum and Bitcoin .” Jules White, an assistant professor of engineering at Vanderbilt University, said that the ... and more »
What Is a Blockchain Phone and Why Would Anyone Want One? - Slate Magazine
Thu May 17 16:06, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Buyer Beware: Hundreds of Bitcoin Wannabes Show Hallmarks of Fraud Wall Street Journal In investor documents for a public offering in March, which claimed to have raised $8.3 million, Mr. Boker boasted of his cryptocurrency startup's “powerhouse” team. In his biography, he noted a “respectable history of happy clients” in consulting ... and more »
Buyer Beware: Hundreds of Bitcoin Wannabes Show Hallmarks of Fraud - Wall Street Journal
Thu May 17 16:11, 2018 GMT
The Scope Weekly (blog) Internet security provider DigiCert Illustrates Top Tech Scams The Scope Weekly (blog) Business and individual alike are increasingly concerned with the security of online personal data. The impact is not only felt financially but also on an emotional and mental level, with scammers attacking career sites such as LinkedIn, financial ...
Internet security provider DigiCert Illustrates Top Tech Scams - The Scope Weekly (blog)
Thu May 17 15:11, 2018 GMT
Not the blockchain one. This is another phone.
The specs of the flagship HTC U12+ have just been laid bare - CNET
Thu May 17 13:58, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Mining To Use 0.5% Of World's Energy By End Of 2018, Peer-Reviewed Research Shows Cointelegraph Conversely, the technology behind Bitcoin , blockchain , is being used to alleviate environmental impact in some cases. This week, IBM announced a partnership with Veridium Labs with the aim of tokenizing carbon credits to allow companies to better track ... New study quantifies bitcoin's ludicrous energy consumption Ars Technica Bitcoin Mining Could Use 0.5% of World's Electricity Energy in 2018 CCN all 10 news articles »
Bitcoin Mining To Use 0.5% Of World's Energy By End Of 2018, Peer-Reviewed Research Shows - Cointelegraph
Thu May 17 07:00, 2018 GMT
Wired.co.uk Thursday briefing: Bitcoin could consume as much energy as Austria by 2019 Wired.co.uk New research into the energy consumption of bitcoin indicates that, by the end of the year, the cryptocurrency could account for 0.5 per cent of the world's energy demand: 7.67 gigawatts, roughly the same as that consumed by Austria (Motherboard ...
Thursday briefing: Bitcoin could consume as much energy as Austria by 2019 - Wired.co.uk
Thu May 17 14:30, 2018 GMT
E-Commerce Giant Alibaba's Jack Ma Says Blockchain Is Not a Bubble, Bitcoin Is Cointelegraph Jack Ma, the founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, spoke out at the 2nd World Intelligence Conference in Tianjin, saying that blockchain technology is not a bubble, but Bitcoin is, Wednesday, May 16. Ma said he has been researching blockchain ...
E-Commerce Giant Alibaba's Jack Ma Says Blockchain Is Not a Bubble, Bitcoin Is - Cointelegraph
Thu May 17 14:35, 2018 GMT
At a blockchain conference in New York, Twitter's CEO reiterated his bullishness for digital money.
Dorsey says the internet will one day have its own currency
Thu May 17 09:29, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Can Hit Previous Highs After 'Structure' Improves: CoinShares CEO Cointelegraph UK cryptocurrency investment products and research provider CoinShares believes Bitcoin will hit previous highs after people “build” on the ecosystem, its CEO said May 16. Speaking to CNBC on the network's Fast Money ... In summary comments online ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Can Hit Previous Highs After 'Structure' Improves: CoinShares CEO - Cointelegraph
Thu May 17 13:26, 2018 GMT
Ars Technica New study quantifies bitcoin's ludicrous energy consumption Ars Technica The bitcoin network is run by miners, computers that maintain the shared transaction ledger called the blockchain . A new study estimates that this process consumes at least 2.6GW of power—almost as much energy as the nation of Ireland. This figure ... and more »
New study quantifies bitcoin's ludicrous energy consumption - Ars Technica
Thu May 17 09:16, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Sberbank Buys Commercial Bonds Issued Over Blockchain Platform CoinDesk Russian bank Sberbank CIB and telecoms firm MTS have conducted what they say is the country's first commercial bond transaction made using blockchain . MTS announced Tuesday that it had placed commercial bonds of 750 million rubles ($12.11 million), ... and more »
Sberbank Buys Commercial Bonds Issued Over Blockchain Platform - CoinDesk
Thu May 17 09:05, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Banco Santander Successfully Completes 'First Practical' Blockchain Investor Voting Pilot Cointelegraph One of the largest banks in Europe, Spain-headquartered Santander has become the first company to use blockchain technology for investor voting, it announced May 17. The second blockchain -related first for Santander in just over a month, the bank ... and more »
Banco Santander Successfully Completes 'First Practical' Blockchain Investor Voting Pilot - Cointelegraph
Thu May 17 10:30, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Maybe Blockchain Isn't as Cool as It Thinks It Is Bloomberg Bloomberg's database of regulatory filings shows no mention of either blockchain or Bitcoin in these companies' disclosures since 2008. The closest was Netflix CFO David Wells, who said on an earnings call last year that a "borderless currency" within ... and more »
Maybe Blockchain Isn't as Cool as It Thinks It Is - Bloomberg
Thu May 17 11:14, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Chinese IT Ministry Cryptocurrency Ratings Released: Ethereum 1st, Bitcoin 13th of 28 Cointelegraph China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology has released its official cryptocurrency ratings. The “domestic experts” awarded Ethereum 1st and Bitcoin 13th out of 28 places May 17. As online cryptocurrency news account cnLedger reports ... Chinese Government Praises Ethereum and Ranks it as the Top Blockchain newsBTC China Ranks Ethereum as the World's Best Blockchain Network, Bitcoin at #13 CCN all 33 news articles »
Chinese IT Ministry Cryptocurrency Ratings Released: Ethereum 1st, Bitcoin 13th of 28 - Cointelegraph
Thu May 17 08:58, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Steve Wozniak: Bitcoin And Blockchain Will Achieve Full Potential In a Decade Cointelegraph Apple's co-founder Steve "Woz" Wozniak has commented positively about cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology in his opening speech at the WeAreDevelopers World Congress 2018 in Vienna, Austria. According to a report by Cointelegraph auf ...
Steve Wozniak: Bitcoin And Blockchain Will Achieve Full Potential In a Decade - Cointelegraph
Thu May 17 07:59, 2018 GMT
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Thu May 17 04:02, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Axoni, Clearmatics Claim Milestone for Blockchain Interoperability Coindesk "There's a lot of overlap between cross-chain atomic swaps in the cryptocurrency space and the stuff that we are doing," said Sams. "Even though the domain application is entirely different, the underlying technological primitives are very similar ...
Axoni, Clearmatics Claim Milestone for Blockchain Interoperability - Coindesk
Thu May 17 04:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockchain For Elections: Advantages, Cases, Challenges Cointelegraph The list of potential uses for blockchain technology span many different sectors with the belief being that almost every facet of life, from finance, technology, economics and sociology, can be disrupted by this decentralized force. However, it is in ...
Blockchain For Elections: Advantages, Cases, Challenges - Cointelegraph
Wed May 16 22:42, 2018 GMT
CSO Australia Are your customers doing enough to help you protect their privacy ? CSO Australia With connected personal home assistants, TVs, security cameras and other devices compounding the existing exposure of smartphones and tablets, many consumers are weighing “how much personal data they should be allowing companies access to and ... home ...
Are your customers doing enough to help you protect their privacy? - CSO Australia
Thu May 17 03:03, 2018 GMT
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's central bank said on Wednesday that a cyber attack had sucked around 300 million pesos ($15.33 million) in fraudulent transfers from five companies, but it was unclear how much thieves had managed to pull out in cash.
Mexico central bank says hackers siphoned $15 million from five companies
Thu May 17 01:28, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin will surge again this year. But here's what needs to happen first, says CoinShares chairman CNBC CoinShares, an investment firm specializing in cryptocurrency , launched the world's first publicly traded bitcoin and ethereum fund. Investors were optimistic that Blockchain Week New York and Monday's Consensus event would help boost the large-cap coin.
Bitcoin will surge again this year. But here's what needs to happen first, says CoinShares chairman - CNBC
Thu May 17 00:02, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, And Other Major Cryptocurrencies To Get A Boost From New Funds Forbes Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, and other major cryptocurrencies are expected to get a boost from the launch of two mutual fund-like cryptocurrency index funds, IronChain MiX10 and IronChain MiX10 Institutional. “Both Funds will track the MiX10 Index, a ...
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, And Other Major Cryptocurrencies To Get A Boost From New Funds - Forbes
Wed May 16 19:59, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney The government created a fake cryptocurrency to help you avoid scams CNNMoney The site, HoweyCoins.com, mimics a coin offering, proclaiming, "Combining the two most growth-oriented segments of the digital economy — blockchain technology and travel, HoweyCoin is the newest and only coin offering that captures the magic of coin ... SEC Creates Spoof Cryptocurrency Website To Warn Investors NPR SEC Shows Investors What a Cryptocurrency Scam Looks Like Wall Street Journal The SEC made a fake cryptocurrency to show you how ICO scams work Engadget Business Insider  - Gizmodo all 41 news articles »
The government created a fake cryptocurrency to help you avoid scams - CNNMoney
Wed May 16 23:39, 2018 GMT
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's central bank said on Wednesday a cyber attack that has affected a payments system in the country had hit a total of five companies and that an estimated 300 million pesos ($15.33 million) of irregular transactions had been detected so far.
Mexico central bank estimates hackers hit about $15 million
Wed May 16 15:31, 2018 GMT
Forbes Is Energy Data The Real Winner For Blockchain ? Forbes UK based machine learning start-up Verv executed the UK's first physical energy trade on the blockchain in April 2018. Now it's partnering with Ocean Protocol to develop its longer term goal, an energy information marketplace. Verv sits in a unique ...
Is Energy Data The Real Winner For Blockchain? - Forbes
Wed May 16 19:11, 2018 GMT
Plus: CIA leaker and Twitter trolls.
How Alphabet is working to stop election cyber attacks (The 3:59, Ep. 403) - CNET
Wed May 16 14:18, 2018 GMT
Crypto prices stall; bitcoin at risk of sub-$6000 trade, says one analyst MarketWatch The buzz around the correlation between bitcoin and the annual Consensus conference is dwindling as the No. 1 digital currency continues to face headwinds after slipping below $9,000. The mid-April rally has stalled and now faces some downside risk.
Crypto prices stall; bitcoin at risk of sub-$6000 trade, says one analyst - MarketWatch
Wed May 16 18:15, 2018 GMT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Square Inc's decision to allow users of its mobile app to buy and sell bitcoin this year was a "pretty contentious move within the company" and remains a source of internal tension, the payment processor's CEO Jack Dorsey said on Wednesday.
Square's bitcoin move has caused internal disagreement: CEO Dorsey
Wed May 16 16:19, 2018 GMT
Futurism Goldman Sachs Just Launched A New Cryptocurrency Futurism While this sort of goes against the whole point of decentralized and distributed cryptocurrencies like bitcoin , Goldman Sachs and Circle hope to bring some stability to the cryptocurrency market, which has crashed and rebounded an exhausting number of ... Cryptocurrency Startup Circle Raised $110M For Ethereum Coin Backed By US Dollars Forbes Bitcoin May Be Down, but a Digital Currency Startup Still Soars Wall Street Journal Circle raises $110 million, plans to create dollar-pegged cryptocurrency Reuters Coindesk  - CryptoSlate  - Financial Times all 65 news articles »
Goldman Sachs Just Launched A New Cryptocurrency - Futurism
Wed May 16 13:09, 2018 GMT
Money Magazine This Search Engine Is Profitable Without Tracking You Online. And Google and Facebook Could Do It Too Money Magazine Facebook could be profitable without tracking you as intently as it does, but the social media network doesn't want you to realize that. Gabriel Weinberg does. Weinberg is the creator of the search engine DuckDuckGo, an internet privacy company that ...
This Search Engine Is Profitable Without Tracking You Online. And Google and Facebook Could Do It Too - Money Magazine
Wed May 16 15:19, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Why Bitcoin is Destined for Bigger Things TheStreet.com Therefore, even though BTC constantly battles with competition from other digital currencies, it is still viewed by Antsey as "the most stable and dominant cryptocurrency with the largest network effect." He also noted that Bitcoin is an "anchor", and ... and more »
Why Bitcoin is Destined for Bigger Things - TheStreet.com
Wed May 16 16:31, 2018 GMT
A coalition of 12 press freedom and civil liberties groups from around the world, including Index on Censorshp, will intervene in a VICE News case seeking to keep confidential conversations between its reporter Ben Makuch and a source from being turned over to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP). The post Coalition to intervene in Canada Supreme Court case on confidentiality of journalists’ sources appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Coalition to intervene in Canada Supreme Court case on confidentiality of journalists’ sources
Wed May 16 15:07, 2018 GMT
Live Science Bitcoin Is Sucking Up So Much Energy, It Could Stop Being Profitable Live Science The bitcoin network could use 0.5 percent of the world's energy consumption by the end of this year, and it could soon cost so much to mine the cryptocurrency that it stops being profitable. ... In it, Alex de Vries, a financial economist and ... and more »
Bitcoin Is Sucking Up So Much Energy, It Could Stop Being Profitable - Live Science
Wed May 16 13:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Releases Client Specifications To Facilitate Interoperability Cointelegraph It focuses on improving the privacy, scalability, and security of Ethereum blockchain applications. At the beginning of May, the EEA's Enterprise Ethereum Architectural Stack went live, a software stack which standardizes the specifications for ... Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Unveils Common Blockchain Standards Coindesk all 4 news articles »
Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Releases Client Specifications To Facilitate Interoperability - Cointelegraph
Wed May 16 13:46, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin's True Believers Are Still Waiting on a Conference-Fueled Rally Bloomberg Tom Lee of Fundstrat Global Advisors, one of the industry's best known analysts, noted prior to this week's Consensus conference in New York that Bitcoin was relatively cheap and said it was poised to rally even more than in past years. After an ... and more »
Bitcoin's True Believers Are Still Waiting on a Conference-Fueled Rally - Bloomberg
Wed May 16 14:45, 2018 GMT
The Verge The internet's problems haven't changed in 22 years The Verge The article is so on point with regard to 2018 that it also identifies the 1996 equivalent of GDPR, saying that “on the international front, on-line users' concerns led to the passage of Internet - privacy legislation in several countries.” And, of ...
The internet's problems haven't changed in 22 years - The Verge
Wed May 16 12:54, 2018 GMT
Financial Times MBA view: will bitcoin regulation undermine its value? Financial Times Blockchain also powers cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin . Cryptocurrencies are coming under increasing scrutiny, with calls for them to be regulated. Bitcoin is the biggest of them. Some people claim regulation will lead to greater transparency and ...
MBA view: will bitcoin regulation undermine its value? - Financial Times
Wed May 16 13:04, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bear Revival? Bitcoin Risks Fall Below $8K After 3.5-Week Low CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) bears have unraveled the minor rally in prices since Saturday and are now looking to pull the cryptocurrency below the $8,000 mark, the technical charts indicate. The bears' comeback comes after bitcoin saw minor gains after the May 12 ...
Bear Revival? Bitcoin Risks Fall Below $8K After 3.5-Week Low - CoinDesk
Wed May 16 13:22, 2018 GMT
Project Shield offers protection from DDoS attacks that could undermine the democratic process.
Google rolls out free cyberattack shield for elections and campaigns - CNET
Wed May 16 13:18, 2018 GMT
The West Yorkshire Police force do not know their law. The Malicious Communications Act 1988 has no provision whatsoever for "insulting or abusive" messages. The post West Yorkshire Police force do not know their law appeared first on Index on Censorship .
West Yorkshire Police force do not know their law
Wed May 16 13:21, 2018 GMT
Motley Fool 5 of the Most Ridiculous Bitcoin Price-Target Forecasts Motley Fool A good number of cryptocurrency investors view bitcoin and its underlying blockchain technology -- the digital, distributed, and decentralized ledger responsible for recording transactions in a transparent and unchanging manner -- as revolutionary ... and more »
5 of the Most Ridiculous Bitcoin Price-Target Forecasts - Motley Fool
Wed May 16 11:40, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Mining Manufacturer Canaan Confirms IPO Filing, Backed by Major Banks Cointelegraph In an interview with Reuters last month, meanwhile, co-chairman Jianping Kong said the numbers were equal to “a quarter of the world's bitcoin blockchain computing power.” Major IPO backers appearing on the filing are Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank AG, ... A company that sold 300000 bitcoin mining rigs last year is seeking the largest crypto IPO ever Quartz Bitcoin Mining Equipment Maker Canaan Files for $1 Billion IPO Bloomberg Chinese bitcoin mining gear makers set sights on world's largest bitcoin IPOs Reuters all 113 news articles »
Bitcoin Mining Manufacturer Canaan Confirms IPO Filing, Backed by Major Banks - Cointelegraph
Wed May 16 13:14, 2018 GMT
BERLIN (Reuters) - Federal prosecutors are investigating a cyber attack on a subsidiary of German energy firm EnBW by unknown hackers last summer, the prosecutor's office said on Wednesday.
German prosecutors probing hack of energy firm last year
Wed May 16 12:30, 2018 GMT
In today's major tech news, Facebook deletes 583 million fake accounts, Twitter uses behavioral signals to beat trolls and HTC's first-ever blockchain phone.
Facebook deletes 583M fake accounts, HTC debuts blockchain phone video - CNET
Wed May 16 11:55, 2018 GMT
CNBC Investors are going to buy bitcoin whether advisors like it or not, says financial pundit CNBC Many investors wonder when the right time will be to put some money in bitcoin . It's a question that financial advisors increasingly hear these days. Yet advisors, for the most part, don't recommend investing in digital currency, or in the investment ... and more »
Investors are going to buy bitcoin whether advisors like it or not, says financial pundit - CNBC
Wed May 16 11:10, 2018 GMT
CNBC JP Morgan's Wall Street chief talks China, bitcoin , Amazon and is preparing for an inevitable big downturn in stocks CNBC Pinto: We are looking into that space. I have no doubt that in one way or another, the technology will play a role. [Regarding bitcoin ], you cannot have something where the business proposition is to be anonymous and to be the currency for unknown ...
JP Morgan's Wall Street chief talks China, bitcoin, Amazon and is preparing for an inevitable big downturn in stocks - CNBC
Wed May 16 09:06, 2018 GMT
Mashable HTC's new phone Exodus will embrace the blockchain Mashable But after Ethereum expanded on Bitcoin's original idea, letting anyone run fully fledged apps on the blockchain , we've seen everyone jump on the bandwagon, from photography companies to burger chains. So is HTC just riding the hype without much ... The ... HTC is making a blockchain smartphone TechRadar Yes, HTC is working on a ' blockchain phone' TechCrunch HTC Reveals Plans To Launch Blockchain -Powered Smartphone Cointelegraph Engadget  - The Verge  - TNW all 96 news articles »
HTC's new phone Exodus will embrace the blockchain - Mashable
Wed May 16 08:52, 2018 GMT
Announcing the TechCrunch Session on Blockchain Agenda TechCrunch Among others, this includes, Ethereum's creator, Vitalik Buterin, ConsenSys founder Joe Lubin, IBM/Hyperledger's Brian Behlendorf, as well as Changpeng Zhao of Binance and Galia Benartzi of Bancor. Tickets are still available for purchase. We're ...
Announcing the TechCrunch Session on Blockchain Agenda - TechCrunch
Wed May 16 07:42, 2018 GMT
Quartz A company that sold 300000 bitcoin mining rigs last year is seeking the largest crypto IPO ever Quartz Canaan Creative, the world's second-largest maker of bitcoin mining rigs, yesterday (May 15) filed to go public in Hong Kong, according to media reports (paywall). The Chinese company is reportedly seeking to raise up to $1 billion, in what is expected ... Bitcoin Mining Equipment Maker Canaan Files for $1 Billion IPO Bloomberg Chinese bitcoin mining gear makers set sights on world's largest bitcoin IPOs Reuters all 101 news articles »
A company that sold 300000 bitcoin mining rigs last year is seeking the largest crypto IPO ever - Quartz
Wed May 16 09:01, 2018 GMT
New York Times New Privacy Rules Could Make This Woman One of Tech's Most Important Regulators New York Times Europe's new General Data Protection Regulation is seen by experts as the world's most aggressive set of internet privacy rules. It is expected to come into force on May 25, and it will give more than 500 million people living in the European Union the ...
New Privacy Rules Could Make This Woman One of Tech's Most Important Regulators - New York Times
Wed May 16 07:14, 2018 GMT
Mezopotamya Agency reporter Seda Taskın is standing trial in a case that has been marred by serious flaws, including ill-treatment The post Turkey: Journalist Seda Taskın’s trial shines light on massive irregularities appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Turkey: Journalist Seda Taskın’s trial shines light on massive irregularities
Wed May 16 02:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Mining Equipment Maker Canaan Files for $1 Billion IPO Bloomberg A listing of Canaan would be the first Hong Kong IPO from the cryptocurrency industry. The company has about 15 percent of the global market for bitcoin mining chips and computer equipment, trailing Chinese rival Bitmain, according to a February report ... Chinese bitcoin mining gear makers set sights on world's largest bitcoin IPOs Reuters all 53 news articles »
Bitcoin Mining Equipment Maker Canaan Files for $1 Billion IPO - Bloomberg
Wed May 16 04:03, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Facebook's blockchain move raises eyebrows Financial Times Facebook could use the technology for payments on the social network, by creating its own cryptocurrency , blockchain experts say. It could use it to try to improve privacy, by giving users a new way to own and control their personal data. Or it might ... and more »
Facebook's blockchain move raises eyebrows - Financial Times
Wed May 16 03:48, 2018 GMT
CNBC Why ' Bitcoin Jesus' is so bullish about Bitcoin cash CNBC On Tuesday, bitcoin cash created a new blockchain with 32 MB block size limits. ... Bitcoin cash was also the best performing large-cap cryptocurrency in the last month, beating out other large-cap digital coins like ethereum , ripple and traditional ... and more »
Why 'Bitcoin Jesus' is so bullish about Bitcoin cash - CNBC
Tue May 15 10:38, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) Bitcoin in Brief Tuesday: NY Regulator Approves Bitcoin Cash, Zcash and Litecoin Trading Bitcoin News (press release) New York State Department of Financial Services Superintendent Maria T. Vullo has announced on Monday that Gemini Trust Company LLC has been authorized to offer the custody services and trading of Zcash, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash on its exchange based ... Winklevoss bitcoin exchange wins NY approval to expand, offer Zcash Reuters A Boost for Privacy in Cryptocurrency : Gemini Announces Support for Zcash Bitcoin Magazine Gemini Exchange to Add Zcash, Bitcoin Cash, and Litecoin newsBTC Forbes  - New York State Department of Financial Services  - CoinMarketCap  - Medium all 98 news articles »
Bitcoin in Brief Tuesday: NY Regulator Approves Bitcoin Cash, Zcash and Litecoin Trading - Bitcoin News (press release)
Tue May 15 14:36, 2018 GMT
Forbes LedgerX Launches First CFTC Regulated Bitcoin Savings Accounts Forbes The only bitcoin platform to receive two licenses from the CFTC is launching a new product for bitcoin bulls. and more »
LedgerX Launches First CFTC Regulated Bitcoin Savings Accounts - Forbes
Wed May 16 00:52, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Casper: What Is Known About The New Ethereum's Network Upgrade? Cointelegraph While 2017 was exciting due to the exponential price speculation of cryptocurrencies, it emerged that neither Bitcoin nor Ether in their present form would be able to become a fully fledged alternative to fiat currencies because of their very low ...
Casper: What Is Known About The New Ethereum's Network Upgrade? - Cointelegraph
Tue May 15 19:20, 2018 GMT
New York Post Feds eye major regulations on cryptocurrency New York Post Virtual currencies like bitcoin have mostly been designed to hide the identities of both the buyer and the seller. For Washington, that's a big problem — and shedding light on crypto-asset movements could be a bitter pill for cryptocurrency ...
Feds eye major regulations on cryptocurrency - New York Post
Tue May 15 22:44, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Yes, HTC is working on a ' blockchain phone' TechCrunch While the Taiwanese company has consolidated much of its mobile offerings in recent years, it announced today at the Consensus 2018 blockchain conference in New York that its upcoming Exodus handset is embracing everyone's favorite tech buzzword. So ... HTC officially announces a new blockchain -powered phone The Verge HTC Plans to Ship a Blockchain Phone This Year Coindesk HTC Exodus is the first major phone for blockchain CNET Engadget  - TNW  - CCN all 35 news articles »
Yes, HTC is working on a 'blockchain phone' - TechCrunch
Tue May 15 22:34, 2018 GMT
(Reuters) - Atlanta's 2019 budget process has been delayed by a March cyber attack that scrambled a swath of government data, temporarily closing courts, halting bill payments and slowing other key services in the most devastating "ransomware" assault on a major U.S. city, a city spokesperson said on Tuesday.
Cyber attack delays Atlanta mayor's first budget pitch
Tue May 15 21:03, 2018 GMT
CNBC Now you can pay for natural personal care products using bitcoin CNBC Michael Cammarata, co-founder and CEO of Schmidt's, told CNBC that in an era of cryptocurrency the company is giving consumers what they want. "Some of the [website's] subscribers were like, 'Hey, we want to be able to pay in bitcoin ,'" he said Tuesday ...
Now you can pay for natural personal care products using bitcoin - CNBC
Tue May 15 20:42, 2018 GMT
Ars Technica Man who claims he created bitcoin committed perjury, lawsuit says Ars Technica The lawsuit now argues that Craig Wright recently lied about his supposed lack of connections to a Florida-based bitcoin -related company. Wright apparently co-founded and co-owned the company with a now-deceased Florida man who had a significant role ...
Man who claims he created bitcoin committed perjury, lawsuit says - Ars Technica
Tue May 15 17:22, 2018 GMT
MarketWatch Bitcoin fans troll Warren Buffett with 'Rat Poison Squared' clothing line MarketWatch To mark the occasion, ECoinmerce is selling everything from t-shirts to coffee mugs bearing the “Rat Poison Squared” logo. Prices range from $19.99 to $39.99. “This clothing line is intended to give Bitcoin and cryptocurrency enthusiasts pride in their ...
Bitcoin fans troll Warren Buffett with 'Rat Poison Squared' clothing line - MarketWatch
Tue May 15 17:47, 2018 GMT
Fortune Here's Why Cryptocurrency Zcash Is Soaring While Bitcoin Languishes Fortune The price of cryptocurrency poster child Bitcoin has languished in recent days owing to the raid of a South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Friday. But the entire cryptocurrency market has not followed its descent. While the price of Bitcoin dipped to ... Cryptocurrency ZCash surges after Winklevoss twins' bitcoin exchange gets OK CBS News Winklevoss Brothers Bitcoin Exchange Adds Zcash, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash Forbes Bitcoin in Brief Tuesday: NY Regulator Approves Bitcoin Cash, Zcash and Litecoin Trading Bitcoin News (press release) CCN  - Bitcoin Magazine  - Reuters  - New York State Department of Financial Services all 87 news articles »
Here's Why Cryptocurrency Zcash Is Soaring While Bitcoin Languishes - Fortune
Tue May 15 19:15, 2018 GMT
HTC's newest phone isn't for ordinary humans.
HTC Exodus is the first major phone for blockchain - CNET
Tue May 15 17:35, 2018 GMT
New York Magazine The EU's New Privacy Laws Might Actually Create a Better Internet New York Magazine So far, the biggest perceived effect of the most important data- privacy law ever has been a sharp increase in emails from social networks and web services alerting me that those endless contractual walls of text you thoughtlessly click OKAY on ... Is NZ's new Privacy Bill a match for the EU's GDPR? Newsroom all 197 news articles »
The EU's New Privacy Laws Might Actually Create a Better Internet - New York Magazine
Tue May 15 15:03, 2018 GMT
Quartz Regulators have blown up bitcoin trade in Africa's most active crypto currency market Quartz Harare, Zimbabwe. Tech savvy Zimbabweans have long used bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies to plug foreign currency and liquidity gaps plaguing the country, so much so that the southern African country has become one of Africa's most active markets for ... and more »
Regulators have blown up bitcoin trade in Africa's most active crypto currency market - Quartz
Tue May 15 13:38, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Eyes Breakout As Trading Range Tightens CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) is stuck in a narrow $550 range between the key long-term moving averages today, but may be prepping for a breakout, the technical charts suggest. With the bull/bear bias now unclear, the big problem now is trying to work out in which ...
Bitcoin Price Eyes Breakout As Trading Range Tightens - CoinDesk
Tue May 15 15:34, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) Cryptos face muted trade as Bitcoin Cash set for key split MarketWatch Expected Tuesday is a hard fork of Bitcoin Cash to the new Bitcoin ABC software. A hard fork is usually a fundamental change of the blockchain , or distributed-ledger technology, underpinning a coin. Typically, a hard fork results in two separate coins ... How Bitcoin Cash Can Avoid the Same Mistakes as Bitcoin Core, Part 3 Bitcoin News (press release) Bitcoin Voice Is Addressing Censorship in the Cryptosphere CryptoSlate Roger Ver Expects Ethereum to Outperform Bitcoin by the End of 2018 newsBTC CCN  - Express.co.uk  - Ethereum World News (blog) all 81 news articles »
Cryptos face muted trade as Bitcoin Cash set for key split - MarketWatch
Tue May 15 15:09, 2018 GMT
Forbes Consensus 2018: What You've Missed So Far From The Biggest Bitcoin Event Forbes Consensus, a three-day conference which features talks and exhibitions on everything cryptocurrency , Bitcoin, and the underlying blockchain , is this year the biggest yet -- and the first since Bitcoin's price explosion last year that saw Bitcoin and ... Bitcoin price rebounds as Consensus conference boosts cryptocurrency value The Independent New York cryptocurrency conference triples in size, tracking for $17 ... CNBC Bitcoin: Snoop Dogg, Dorsey and FedEx CEO at Blockchain Week ... Fortune Mashable  - Bitcoinist  - Business Insider  - CoinDesk all 41 news articles »
Consensus 2018: What You've Missed So Far From The Biggest Bitcoin Event - Forbes
Tue May 15 15:57, 2018 GMT
All roads lead to the internet : privacy in the age of autonomous vehicles Lexology In a series of articles beginning with our opening focus on privacy , Corrs experts will explore the implications of autonomous vehicles, the challenges we can anticipate and the responses needed from Australia's legal system. Achieving the promised ... and more »
All roads lead to the internet: privacy in the age of autonomous vehicles - Lexology
Tue May 15 14:01, 2018 GMT
CNBC Amazon is moving into blockchain with a new partnership CNBC The founder of the Ethereum blockchain platform, which is what Kaleido and AWS will be using, said this is the biggest move yet by the tech giant to get into blockchain . "This is a heavy duty, full stack way of getting the company into blockchain ... and more »
Amazon is moving into blockchain with a new partnership - CNBC
Tue May 15 12:28, 2018 GMT
TNW Dutch national exam quizzes high school students on Bitcoin math TNW Cryptocurrencies have found a ton of admirers recently, but guess who isn't loving them right now — Dutch high school students. This year's VWO examination – a matriculation test high school students are required to take to be eligible to pursue ... and more »
Dutch national exam quizzes high school students on Bitcoin math - TNW
Tue May 15 14:08, 2018 GMT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Lamborghini costs about 23 bitcoins, which might not seem like much, unless you owned the cryptocurrency in December, in which case you could have bought one of the $200,000 luxury cars for just 10 of them.
Lamborghinis, long lines welcome crypto fans at 'Blockchain Week'
Tue May 15 12:07, 2018 GMT
8 Reasons Bitcoin Could Drop By Another 50% - Motley Fool. Bitcoin price boost? Wall Street titan Goldman Sachs gives 'backing ...
8 Reasons Bitcoin Could Drop By Another 50% - Motley Fool
Tue May 15 12:01, 2018 GMT
CNBC Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is trying to lure big institutional investors into the volatile market CNBC Coinbase is best-known for its trading platform which offers bitcoin , bitcoin cash, ethereum and litecoin. But it's now offering a separate platform exclusively for institutional investors called Coinbase Prime. "The feedback we heard from ... and more »
Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is trying to lure big institutional investors into the volatile market - CNBC
Tue May 15 12:00, 2018 GMT
IBM is helping with the effort to make it easier to use programs to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Blockchain alliance aims to track carbon credits to fight climate change - CNET
Tue May 15 12:39, 2018 GMT
Students from four universities cite race and politics as sensitive topics on campus The post How free is speech on US campuses? appeared first on Index on Censorship .
How free is speech on US campuses?
Tue May 15 12:26, 2018 GMT
Index joined English Pen, Reporters Without Borders, Cartoonist Rights Network International and dozens of protesters to call on the British government to hold president Erdogan accountable for the ongoing crackdown on free speech The post Downing Street protest: Hundreds voice anger ahead of Erdogan visit appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Downing Street protest: Hundreds voice anger ahead of Erdogan visit
Tue May 15 11:26, 2018 GMT
CNBC This may be the year that institutional money will buy bitcoin , markets research firm Tabb says CNBC This is the year that institutional money will come into the cryptocurrency market, thanks to the development of trading infrastructure, Tabb Group said Tuesday. "If 2017 was the year cryptocurrencies went mainstream, then 2018 is certainly shaping up ... and more »
This may be the year that institutional money will buy bitcoin, markets research firm Tabb says - CNBC

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