Cryptocurrencies

» Auto updated continuously

Display limited to 'Cryptocurrencies' in document titles and meta descriptions. Display In Whole Documents or use the calendar above to adjust the date setting.

 2018-11-17 22:01 

CCN

Litecoin's Franklyn Richards Says Cryptocurrency Will Be Institutionalized — And That's OK...

Everyone's heard of Litecoin. Not to mention its charismatic creator Charlie Lee who sold all his LTC at the end of last year. A surprise move. Yet one that was meant to remove any conflict of interest between his active social media presence and the ...

 2018-11-17 21:20 

Bitcoin.com

The Cobo Vault Hardware Wallet Will Outlive You...

The arms race between hardware wallet manufacturers is showing no signs of abating. Every new device must be more secure, robust and impregnable than its predecessor to claim the bragging rights and earn the shekels of the crypto rich, to whom nothing but...

 2018-11-17 21:15 

Zero Hedge

The Amazing Story Of Cryptocurrencies Before Bitcoin...

Authored by Marcell Nimfuehr, via HackerNoon What — you exclaim with disbelief. Cryptocurrencies before Bitcoin? Yes, indeed. Don't get me wrong, Bitcoin was the first blockchain-based currency. But by far not the first purely digital money. Tha...

 2018-11-17 20:25 

Toshi Times

Venezuelas Walmart 'Traki' Started Accepting Bitcoin...
 2018-11-17 20:03 

Forbes

Framework For Understanding Blockchain's Next Chapter: Hybrid Financial Instruments (Part 1)...

Crypto/legacy hybrids—mixing cryptocurrencies with legacy financial products—are the latest blockchain/Wall Street trend. Regulated stablecoins and bitcoin-backed derivatives are rapidly appearing. Amid the excitement beware--there are unknown...

 2018-11-17 20:00 

Bitcoinist.com

How To Buy S&P 100 Stocks With Bitcoin...

How to buy stocks with bitcoin? Perhaps surprisingly, stocks and shares have been unnecessarily difficult to buy using bitcoin, despite many brokers offering trades in both. However, trading platform WorldMarkets.io has just listed the entire Standard and...

 2018-11-17 19:35 

CCN

$50 Million ICO Lands Crypto Lender SALT in Hot Water with SEC: WSJ...

SALT Lending, a cryptocurrency loan provider who raised tens of millions of dollars during through an initial coin offering (ICO) with support from crypto pioneer Erik Voorhees, has become the latest blockchain firm to attract the attention of US securiti...

 2018-11-17 19:20 

Bitcoin.com

Crypto Experts From Sanctioned Countries to Receive Training in Crimea...

The leading crypto industry association in Crimea has proposed establishing an international training center to prepare experts from countries that have been placed under western sanctions. The idea is to use advanced technologies associated with cryptocu...

 2018-11-17 18:30 

CCN

Hash Wars: Calvin Ayre & CoinGeek Refuse to Concede Defeat in Bitcoin Cash Fork Fight...

Shots were fired Thursday afternoon, as CCN received a press release from Calvin Ayre's CoinGeek which contained some interesting words that are sure to heat up the discussion around the chainsplit and intentional hard fork in Bitcoin Cash. One of the...

 2018-11-17 17:20 

Bitcoin.com

Another 'Satoshi Message' Attempts to Sway Public Opinion, But Fails...

It's been a crazy week in cryptocurrency land as a large portion of the community watched the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network split into two chains on Nov. 15. Following the 24 hours of the BCH hash war, an interesting message was found stemming from block...

 2018-11-17 17:10 

VentureBeat

How crypto mining collapse caused Nvidia to lose $23 billion in market value...

Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang was thrown for a loop by the cryptocurrency mining hangover, which caused an inventory bubble with graphics cards. He explains it....

 2018-11-17 16:04 

CCN

BuckyCoin Launches First Ever Cryptocurrency Backed by Decentralized Content Distribution Network & Own Content...

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn't responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges read...

 2018-11-17 16:00 

Bitcoinist.com

One Cryptocurrency to HODL, Two to FODL (YOYO, BCHABC, BCHSV)...

Forks can be beneficial to the cryptocurrency space. This is specifically true when they add desired attributes to underlying cryptocurrencies. In many instances, forks do not bring any benefit but are the result of infighting. Cryptocurrency Chaos: BCHSV...

 2018-11-17 15:35 

CCN

Debunked: Top European Central Bank Official's False Arguments Against Bitcoin...

Benot Cur, a member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, condemned Bitcoin (BTC), describing it a bubble, ponzi scheme, and an environmental disaster. "Lightning may strike me for saying this in the Tower of Basel — but bitcoin w...

 2018-11-17 15:30 

Wired

Julian Assange Charges, Japan's Top Cybersecurity Official, and More Security News This Week...

Safer browsing, more bitcoin scams, and the rest of the week's top security news....

 2018-11-17 15:15 

Bitcoin.com

Hash Wars: BCH Proponents Confident a Resolution Is in Sight...

On Saturday, Nov. 17, the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) community entered the third day of its hash war, with many supporters growing confident that a resolution may be in sight. Close to 300 blocks have been mined on the Bitcoin ABC side of the chain using the new ...

 2018-11-17 13:30 

Bitcoin.com

The Daily: New Woe for ICOs, Bitcoin Cash Trading Resumes...

In Saturday's edition of The Daily, we examine Q3's figures for initial coin offerings, and ponder where they go from here in the wake of fresh SEC scrutiny. We also take a look at how exchanges are reacting to the Bitcoin Cash fork. Some platform...

 2018-11-17 13:00 

BitcoinNews.com

Reddit Founder Claims Crypto Market Needs a Crash Before Take Off...

Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian has remarked in an interview with CNBC that he believes that a crash in the cryptocurrency market as seen over the past few days is needed in order for the market to stabilize and mature over time. The Reddit entrepreneur fee...

 2018-11-17 12:33 

The Strait Times

Former Malay TV star Zack Zainal warns of bitcoin scam using his name...

SINGAPORE - Former television hunk Zack Zainal has found himself used as the face of a bitcoin scam.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2018-11-17 12:24 

Fool.com

Why NVIDIA's Stock Crashed...

The cryptocurrency hangover is here....

 2018-11-17 12:15 

CCN

Industrial-Scale Adoption of Blockchain Likely in 1-2 Years, Says CEO of Russia's Largest Bank...

Industrial-scale adoption of blockchain technology will surge in the next year or two. That's the prediction of bitcoin advocate Herman Gref, the CEO of Sberbank — Russia's largest bank and the third-largest bank in Europe. Gref said the hyp...

 2018-11-17 11:51 

Hindustan Times

Twitter confirms third-party involvement in cryptocurrency hacking...

Attackers exploited a third-party marketing solution to blast fake Bitcoin giveaway links from a slew of verified accounts....

 2018-11-17 11:50 

CCN

Australia: Bitcoin Trumps iTunes Vouchers as Preferred Payments for Tax Scammers...

As the tax season approaches, Australians have more reasons to be wary of persons claiming to be from the Australian Taxation Office (ATO). In the four months since July 1, Australians have lost nearly AU$1 million to scammers posing as the tax officials ...

 2018-11-17 11:00 

CoinDesk

Stablecoin Purchases Surged Amid Wednesday's Crypto Market Drop...

The broader cryptocurrency market plummeted on Wednesday, but stablecoins in particular saw no shortage of buyers....

 2018-11-17 10:00 

Bitcoinist.com

Off-The-Grid Bitcoin Transactions Now a Reality...

Following October's news that Samourai Wallet was preparing to enable internet free bitcoin transactions, somebody only went and tried it. A Twitter user from New Zealand documented his off-line experiments online. Another Fine Mesh The ability to sen...

 2018-11-17 09:15 

Bitcoin.com

Estonia Issues Over 900 Licenses to Cryptocurrency Businesses...

In less than a year since Estonia introduced licensing for companies operating in the cryptocurrency industry, the number of licenses issued has surpassed 900. Authorities in the Baltic country have adopted a rather progressive approach to regulating the ...

 2018-11-17 08:08 

CCN

Another $4 Billion Drop: Crypto Market Downtrend Continues as Bitcoin Cash Falls...

Over the last 24 hours, the valuation of the crypto market has fallen from $185 billion to $181 billion, by around $4 billion. On November 15, amidst one of the worst single-day corrections in all of 2018, the crypto market saw a wipeout of more than $27 ...

 2018-11-17 06:00 

The Telegraph

Cryptocurrency investors set for refunds after SEC settles with start-ups...

Investors who invested in two cryptocurrency startups last year could be eligible for refunds following a settlement with the US Securities and Exchange Commission....

 2018-11-17 05:00 

Forbes

Bitcoin Gives Up $6000 Support Level: Price Downtrend Continues...

The bitcoin price breakdown as seen in 3 time frames....

 2018-11-17 04:30 

Bitcoin.com

A Brief Introduction to Voluntaryism for Crypto Neophytes...

The blockchain space appeals to freethinkers, entrepreneurs, and visionaries. Many of these iconoclasts practice voluntaryism, although a philosophy which new entrants may have not heard about. This is because they entered into the ecosystem from the fina...

 2018-11-17 04:00 

Bitcoinist.com

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Will Bitcoin Bite Back?...

Now that the Bitcoin Cash hard fork is complete, will Bitcoin bounce back from a $1,200 loss? Market Overview Yesterday's 8% move from $5,188 to $5,700 was nice but does the King of Cryptocurrencies have any other cards up its sleeve? At the moment bu...

 2018-11-17 03:32 

BitcoinNews.com

Canada's Lawmakers Seek AML Regulations for Exchanges, Wallets...

Canadian lawmakers are calling for tighter cryptocurrency regulations to cover anti-money-laundering (AML) and illegal activity. Canada's move towards further cryptocurrency regulation and transparency reflects the growing trend with governments aroun...

 2018-11-17 02:44 

FX Empire

Bitcoin Bears Dig In as Hash Power Heads for the Door...

It's going from bad to worse for the Bitcoin bulls, a fall to $5,400 levels making a dive to sub-$5,000 and ever more real prospect....

 2018-11-17 02:40 

CCN

Bear Effect: SEC Crypto Crackdown Precedes 48% Drop in ICO Funding...

The amount of money that initial coin offerings attracted in this year's third quarter fell significantly compared to the second quarter. According to a report by crypto market analysis firm ICORating, the amount that was raised via ICOs from July to ...

 2018-11-17 02:30 

Bitcoin.com

Free Keene Activists Launch Bitcoin Embassy New Hampshire...

Keene, New Hampshire is well known city for libertarian philosophies and more recently as a hotbed for cryptocurrencies. On Monday, Nov. 12, crypto advocates from the region have announced the launch of a new educational center called the Bitcoin Embassy ...

 2018-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Bitcoin's rollercoaster ride finally comes off the tracks...

So much for Bitcoin, beloved of libertarians, drug dealers and, for a few golden years, the private sector currency that was set to displace the hated money of central banks....

 2018-11-17 01:00 

Business Insider Australia

Inside the 'Crypto Castle,' where young Bitcoin entrepreneurs party and plot the future of money...

In the brightly lit kitchen of the Crypto......

 2018-11-17 00:30 

Bitcoin.com

Islamic Countries Challenge USD 'Sanctioning Tool' With Planned Common Cryptocurrency...

Muslim countries around the world are planning to push back against the U.S. dollar's long global dominance by creating a common digital currency for use in Islamic states. The dollar has evolved into a "sanctioning tool," charged Erol Yarar, ...

 2018-11-17 00:20 

CCN

Crypto Startups More Valuable Than Blockchains — Can the Trend Change?...

In the crypto bull market of late 2017, when tokens reached a valuation of tens of billions of dollars, blockchain networks comfortably surpassed the valuation of commercial companies in the cryptocurrency ecosystem. At the time, for venture capital inves...

 2018-11-16 22:51 

CCN

51% Attack? Bitcoin Wins Ron Paul Investor Poll [Again]...

Former congressman and presidential candidate Ron Paul enjoys a wide fanbase on social media and among latter generations who have an interest in pro-liberty changes to governmental policy. He is famed for his positions on issues ranging from abortion and...

 2018-11-16 22:44 

The Information

The Information's 411 — You're No Bitcoin Jesus...
 2018-11-16 22:00 

Bitcoinist.com

'I Could Gloat' BTC Price On Its Way to Zero, Nouriel Roubini Says...

With BTC price trading at its lowest since October 2017, ardent nocoiner Nouriel Roubini has taken another shot at Bitcoin. "The Mother of All Toxic Polutions" Nouriel Roubini, currently a professor at the New York University Stern School of Busin...

 2018-11-16 21:56 

Softpedia

Cryptocurrency Trader Gets 15 Months of Jail for Stealing Bitcoin, Litecoin...

U.S. District Judge Andrea R. Wood sentenced Joseph Kim from Phoenix, Arizona, to 15 months behind bars for wire fraud in the first Chicago criminal prosecution related to cryptocurrency.Kim faced charges at the beginning of 2018 when federal prosecution ...

 2018-11-16 21:48 

Digital Trends

Crypto hangover could take blame for Nvidia's potential GeForce RTX 2060 delay...

Nvidia's delay in announcing a ship date for its GeForce RTX 2060 GPU could be due to a burst in the cryptocurrency mining bubble. Executives blamed the crypto hangover for an oversupply of inventory on existing GTX 1060 cards, The post Crypto hangove...

 2018-11-16 21:40 

Bitcoin.com

SEC Settles Charges With Two ICO Issuers...

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has settled charges with two initial coin offering issuers. These cases are the commission's first to impose civil penalties "solely for ICO securities offering registration violations." Both c...

 2018-11-16 21:40 

Infowars.com

Bitcoin's 200% Gains Aren't Coming Back...

Crypto does not generate cash, pay dividends...

 2018-11-16 21:36 

Washington Times

Nvidia, Nordstrom fall; PG&E, Sprint rise...

NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday: Nvidia Corp., down $37.96 to $164.43 The chipmaker said it had a large number of unsold chips because of a big drop in mining of cryptocurrencies. Nordstrom Inc., down $8.06 to $50....

 2018-11-16 21:32 

Barron's

Nvidia Stock Is a Cryptocurrency Victim as Price Targets Are Slashed...

Analysts are less optimistic about potential gains in Nvidia stock now that the chip maker has issued a gloomier forecast than Wall Street expected. Reduced demand for high-end chips for mining cryptocurrencies has led to a buildup of inventories....

 2018-11-16 21:20 

CCN

Bitcoin Cash: Where the 4th-Largest Cryptocurrency Stands the Day after the Fork...

Yesterday, the Bitcoin Cash network activated its second scheduled semi-annual hard fork since the cryptocurrency split away from the original Bitcoin blockchain. Unlike the previous protocol upgrade, however, this fork was contentious, with development t...

 2018-11-16 21:11 

The Hill

App uses cryptocurrency to help detainees pay ICE bail money...

The project was launched by the New Inquiry's "Dark Inquiry" a collective of technologists, artists, writers and researchers, which include former New Yorker writer Adrian Chen and notable artist, writer and geographer Trevor Paglen....

  • Need an account?  
    or