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Mon Oct 15 13:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Gamification Of The Blockchain Forbes The solution, though, is inherent in blockchain technology -- particularly the creation of the ERC 721 token standard on Ethereum . ERC 721 is an open standard that provides guidelines on completely unique tokens. Or, as its own website puts it, “Think ...
The Gamification Of The Blockchain - Forbes
Mon Oct 15 12:03, 2018 GMT
Economic Times HTC to unveil Blockchain -powered smartphone, 'Exodus' soon Economic Times TAIPEI: After working on its Blockchain -powered smartphone Exodus for months, HTC has finally announced it will introduce the device as early as October. The company indicated the launch on its Instagram page. htc.exodus 616 followers. View Profile. and more »
HTC to unveil Blockchain-powered smartphone, 'Exodus' soon - Economic Times
Mon Oct 15 11:47, 2018 GMT
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Artist’s Talk: Museum of Dissidence – Cuba
Mon Oct 15 07:47, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Jumps by 11% to Reach One-Month High Above $6.9k CoinDesk Bitcoin , the world's largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, jumped by 11 percent on Monday, pushing prices above $6,900 for the first time in a month. CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index shows that ,just after 5:00 UTC on Monday, bitcoin saw a ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Jumps by 11% to Reach One-Month High Above $6.9k - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 15 10:27, 2018 GMT
On 16 October 2017 Malta’s most important investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia was murdered in Malta. Three men will stand trial for carrying out the crime but the masterminds remain untouched, rendering Malta an unsafe place for independent journalists. Journalist Caroline Muscat refuses to get distracted by that. The post Maltese journalist Caroline Muscat continues in the spirit of her murdered colleague Daphne Caruana Galizia appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Maltese journalist Caroline Muscat continues in the spirit of her murdered colleague Daphne Caruana Galizia
Mon Oct 15 09:02, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Has Bitcoin Bottomed Out With its Last Dip at $6200? Investors Optimistic newsBTC AngeloBTC, a well-followed cryptocurrency commentator and analyst, recently broke his one-month-long Twitter hiatus to claim that Bitcoin was seeing its “last dip ever,” alluding to the well-read theory that crypto assets are finally starting to ... and more »
Has Bitcoin Bottomed Out With its Last Dip at $6200? Investors Optimistic - newsBTC
Mon Oct 15 08:03, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Blockchain Refresh: Why KPMG's New Strategy Focuses on Customs CoinDesk KPMG has decided to "refresh" its distributed ledger technology (DLT) strategy, according to new U.S. blockchain lead Arun Ghosh, who took over the group in September. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, the Big Four consultancy has taken to expanding ...
Blockchain Refresh: Why KPMG's New Strategy Focuses on Customs - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 15 09:05, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Sony explores the blockchain for DRM, intellectual property protection tech ZDNet Blockchain , also known as distributed ledger technology, acts as the backbone for the exchange of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH). However, the technology has been proposed for wider applications, such as smart contracts ... and more »
Sony explores the blockchain for DRM, intellectual property protection tech - ZDNet
Mon Oct 15 09:04, 2018 GMT
The New Yorker The Prophets of Cryptocurrency Survey the Boom and Bust The New Yorker Four of these devs were researchers associated with Ethereum , the open-source blockchain platform. Ethereum is not itself a cryptocurrency ; to operate on Ethereum , you have to use the cryptocurrency ether, which, like bitcoin , you can buy or sell ... and more »
The Prophets of Cryptocurrency Survey the Boom and Bust - The New Yorker
Mon Oct 15 06:29, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Exchanges Shutdown in India Due to Regulations, Pivot to ATMs newsBTC The Bengaluru-based crypto exchange, which has been in the field since 2013 and currently boasts a 1.2 million customer-base, already introduced one crypto trading kiosk in its hometown. It enables users to exchange Bitcoin , XRP, Ethereum , Bitcoin Cash ... Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), XRP ATMs Launch In India To Bypass RBI Ban Ethereum World News (blog) all 7 news articles »
Bitcoin Exchanges Shutdown in India Due to Regulations, Pivot to ATMs - newsBTC
Mon Oct 15 05:47, 2018 GMT
INSEAD Knowledge (blog) How the Board Can Make the Most of Blockchain INSEAD Knowledge (blog) The Iranian government is preparing to launch its own cryptocurrency to bypass American-led economic sanctions. These developments have not gone unnoticed in the boardroom. A Gartner report indicates that although 91 percent of directors have heard ...
How the Board Can Make the Most of Blockchain - INSEAD Knowledge (blog)
Mon Oct 15 06:24, 2018 GMT
Black Star News Online Security : Internet Privacy Rules Black Star News VPN Security . Image courtesy--www.vpnrus.com. Online privacy matters. In 2018 keeping your data safe is more than having a strong password and being aware that suspicious links should never be clicked on. Actually, what does a strong password mean?
Online Security: Internet Privacy Rules - Black Star News
Mon Oct 15 06:27, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Has Leapt Sharply Higher -- Here's Why Forbes Bitcoin , which just last week had its first major sell-off in months, has this morning jumped more than 5%, powering the world's largest cryptocurrency back above $6,500 after it looked likely to fall below the psychological $6,000 late last week ...
Bitcoin Has Leapt Sharply Higher -- Here's Why - Forbes
Mon Oct 15 03:50, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Bulls Defend Triangle Bottom Again newsBTC Bitcoin price is trying to keep its head afloat after the recent selloff as a break below this level could pave the way for a prolonged slide. Note that the chart pattern spans around $6,000 to $10,000 so the resulting slide on a breakdown could be of ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Still Buying on Dips? Ethereum World News (blog) all 2 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Bulls Defend Triangle Bottom Again - newsBTC
Mon Oct 15 04:06, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Still Buying on Dips? Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin has formed lower highs and higher lows on its daily time frame to create a symmetrical triangle consolidation pattern. Price has dropped back down to support, which appears to be defended by bulls buying on dips. If buyers are strong enough ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Bulls Defend Triangle Bottom Again newsBTC all 2 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Still Buying on Dips? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Mon Oct 15 02:01, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Analysis: Centralization of Mining Pools open Up New Attack Vectors newsBTC It's easy to see why the Chinese monopolizing the Bitcoin mining space. Ironically, their government is against cryptocurrencies and any form of blockchain fund raising as ICOs after imposing a ban of such activities almost a year ago. Bitmain which ... Bitcoin Mining: Three Reasons Why Energy Consumption Rhetoric Is Pure Nonsense Bitcoinist Don't Underestimate China's Power In Bitcoin Crypto Daily (press release) all 31 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Centralization of Mining Pools open Up New Attack Vectors - newsBTC
Mon Oct 15 02:01, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ethereum's Constantinople Hard Fork Faces 'Consensus Issue' in Testing Cointelegraph An alleged “consensus issue” in the testing of a planned hard fork of Ethereum , called Constantinople, has caused a testnet to be “not usable,” according to a tweet from Ethereum blockchain infrastructure firm Infura October 13. Infura's tweet also ... Ethereum Hard Fork Test Goes Awry, “No Constantinople In 2018” Developer Says Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum's Constantinople Upgrade Stalls on Test Network CoinDesk 3 Key Takeaways From Ethereum's Problematic Constantinople Testnet Upgrade NullTX Gitter all 19 news articles »
Ethereum's Constantinople Hard Fork Faces 'Consensus Issue' in Testing - Cointelegraph
Sun Oct 14 23:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Mining: Three Reasons Why Energy Consumption Rhetoric Is Pure Nonsense Bitcoinist Much of their arguments revolve around the energy consumption of data centers used for carrying out the complex mathematical computations needed to validate transactions on the blockchain . The problem with these arguments is that they imagine the world ... Don't Underestimate China's Power In Bitcoin Crypto Daily (press release) all 30 news articles »
Bitcoin Mining: Three Reasons Why Energy Consumption Rhetoric Is Pure Nonsense - Bitcoinist
Mon Oct 15 00:01, 2018 GMT
South China Morning Post Hong Kong's securities regulator mulling over new rules for city's cryptocurrency exchanges South China Morning Post Jeremy Allaire, founder and chief executive for US-based cryptocurrency unicorn Circle, said his Hong Kong operation now offers over-the-counter trading in cryptocurrency commodity assets such as bitcoin and ethereal, but it well aware it operates in a ... and more »
Hong Kong's securities regulator mulling over new rules for city's cryptocurrency exchanges - South China Morning Post
Mon Oct 15 00:04, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), XRP ATMs Launch In India To Bypass RBI Ban Ethereum World News (blog) As reported by Ethereum World News previously, despite India's willingness to accept blockchain technologies, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) enacted measures to curb banking relationships with local crypto exchanges in April. Once the ban went into ... and more »
Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), XRP ATMs Launch In India To Bypass RBI Ban - Ethereum World News (blog)
Mon Oct 15 00:46, 2018 GMT
CCN AARP Tells Retirees that Bitcoin is Mainly Used by 'Bunch of Criminals' CCN In the slideshow post titled “Improve Your Financial Literacy With This Glossary,” a heavy dose of contempt is specifically reserved for the description of bitcoin and blockchain in their respective slides, while other terms like “emerging markets” and ...
AARP Tells Retirees that Bitcoin is Mainly Used by 'Bunch of Criminals' - CCN
Sun Oct 14 12:05, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Not So Safe Haven? Signs Suggest Bitcoin Might Still Be a Risk Asset CoinDesk In fact, bitcoin and the S&P have correlated on and off for almost a year, each taking turns as the leading indicator. Bitcoin , the cryptocurrency advertised as digital gold due to its difficult means of production and limited supply, is expected by ... and more »
Not So Safe Haven? Signs Suggest Bitcoin Might Still Be a Risk Asset - CoinDesk
Sun Oct 14 20:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Why Mastercard's Multi- Blockchain Might Be a New Step in the Patent Race Cointelegraph Simply put, different blockchains store their transactions in different blocks — say, Bitcoin (BTC) uses one kind of system to record data on its blockchain , while Ethereum (ETH) opts for alternative metrics. Now, imagine a company that wants to use ... and more »
Why Mastercard's Multi-Blockchain Might Be a New Step in the Patent Race - Cointelegraph
Sun Oct 14 07:58, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph The European Blockchain Partnership Finds Europe Getting Serious ... Cointelegraph Why the European Blockchain Partnership proves Europe is getting serious about distributed ledger technology. and more »
The European Blockchain Partnership Finds Europe Getting Serious ... - Cointelegraph
Sun Oct 14 16:54, 2018 GMT
Seeking Alpha In Bitcoin Or Ethereum ? Try Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds ValueWalk Cryptocurrency hedge funds are still a fairly new investment vehicle, but we're already getting a pretty good idea of how they stack up against simple passive investments in two common underlying currencies. The bitcoin price and ethereum price have ... and more »
Seeking Alpha In Bitcoin Or Ethereum? Try Cryptocurrency Hedge Funds - ValueWalk
Sun Oct 14 17:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bulls Defend Yearly Support Amidst Wall Street Slump Bitcoinist As Bitcoin price moves towards the second weekly close of October, we recap what happened during the week and look at the bullish versus bearish case for the number one cryptocurrency . 1 Day chart. Bitcoin price 00 has spent most of October in a tight ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bulls Defend Yearly Support Amidst Wall Street Slump - Bitcoinist
Sun Oct 14 14:13, 2018 GMT
CCN Bear Market Sees Bitcoin Volume Approaching Yearly Low Once Again CCN The unexpected rise in the Bitcoin price led traders to be optimistic about the short-term trend of the crypto market, as analysts previously stated that for the dominant cryptocurrency to demonstrate signs of recovery, it will need to first rebound to ... and more »
Bear Market Sees Bitcoin Volume Approaching Yearly Low Once Again - CCN
Sun Oct 14 13:16, 2018 GMT
Forbes Dr. Doom Ignites A Bitcoin Firestorm Forbes Interest in Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies has slowed of late. Earlier this year, across social media, every mention of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency garnered a lot of attention. There was a particular emphasis on futures, ETFs and any plans that Wall ... Nouriel Roubini Versus Blockchain : Notes from the Senate Floor Cointelegraph Ethereum Creator Vitalik Buterin and Nouriel Roubini Planning Live Debate on Cryptocurrency The Daily Hodl all 29 news articles »
Dr. Doom Ignites A Bitcoin Firestorm - Forbes
Sun Oct 14 12:34, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Fully Bottomed Out at $6k? Bears Struggle to Justify Stability newsBTC Bitcoin since Friday is undergoing a slow-and-steady reversal action. On Saturday, the BTC/USD exchange rate witnessed a 1.79 percent increase from October's low. And today, at the time of this writing, the gains have already extended to 2.44 percent. and more »
Bitcoin Fully Bottomed Out at $6k? Bears Struggle to Justify Stability - newsBTC
Sun Oct 14 11:00, 2018 GMT
CleanTechnica WePower In Its Own Words: Six Questions ( Blockchain Report Excerpt) CleanTechnica Blockchain is probably most widely known to the public as “having something to do with cryptocurrency and Bitcoin , right?,” which is partially correct, but the technology itself has a wide range of applications, some of which will be crucial in the ... and more »
WePower In Its Own Words: Six Questions (Blockchain Report Excerpt) - CleanTechnica
Sun Oct 14 03:12, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price VOTE OF CONFIDENCE: Cryptocurrency as 'stable as dollar and oil' markets Express.co.uk The crypto market is notorious for its volatility and large swings in price. In 2017 alone, Bitcoin's value rocketed to more than double its value, reaching a high $19,783 in December, before then crashing to less than $6,000 by June this year. But now ...
Bitcoin price VOTE OF CONFIDENCE: Cryptocurrency as 'stable as dollar and oil' markets - Express.co.uk
Sun Oct 14 02:12, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Market Update: A Lazy Sunday in Crypto Land newsBTC Bitcoin has remained on a flat line since its Thursday dump of $300. BTC fell to $6,300 and is currently trading just below that level, it has fallen 5% since the same time last weekend. Ethereum is also very depressed at the moment after falling back ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Market Update: A Lazy Sunday in Crypto Land - newsBTC
Sat Oct 13 21:39, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Top 5 Crypto Performers Overview: TRON, Bitcoin , Litecoin, EOS, Cardano Cointelegraph He said that the latest upgrade would make the digital currency “200x faster than Ethereum and cost 100x cheaper than EOS.” The second news that led to higher prices was the tweet on October 12 that hinted at a partnership with an industry giant. So ...
Top 5 Crypto Performers Overview: TRON, Bitcoin, Litecoin, EOS, Cardano - Cointelegraph
Sat Oct 13 19:09, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Crypto Startup Ruled Not Responsible For $62500 Bitcoin ATM Scam Ethereum World News (blog) Although many seasoned cryptocurrency investors understand the scams that plague this nascent industry, there are some no-coiners — unenlightened folk if you will — that still fall victim to life-altering Bitcoin scams and schemes that drain their ... Scam Victim Loses $48000 Claim Against Canadian Bitcoin ATM Firm Bitcoin News (press release) all 6 news articles »
Crypto Startup Ruled Not Responsible For $62500 Bitcoin ATM Scam - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Oct 13 19:31, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Is 2018 A Waste if Bitcoin (BTC) Prices Don't Recover? Ethereum World News (blog) ... while investors may be disappointed in the price performance of Bitcoin and the altcoin market, 2018 has been anything but a disaster in terms of growing the industry of cryptocurrency . As opposed to pure recognition for the technology of ...
Is 2018 A Waste if Bitcoin (BTC) Prices Don't Recover? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Oct 13 20:16, 2018 GMT
Phoenix Business Journal Pitbull, Ethereum founder and Wozniak converge for second DesTechAZ Phoenix Business Journal Pitbull, Ethereum founder and Wozniak converge for second DesTechAZ. Email; Share ... in 20 hours. Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak entered by Segway, and talked about blockchain , the music festival he hosted in the early 1980s and the future of tech.
Pitbull, Ethereum founder and Wozniak converge for second DesTechAZ - Phoenix Business Journal
Sat Oct 13 21:44, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum Hard Fork Test Goes Awry, “No Constantinople In 2018” Developer Says Ethereum World News (blog) On Friday, during the Ethereum Foundation's bi-weekly developer meeting, the attendees of the call revealed that the planned “Constantinople” hard fork was on track for its November 2018 release. For those who aren't in the loop, Constantinople is one ... Ethereum's Constantinople Upgrade Stalls on Testnet CoinDesk all 5 news articles »
Ethereum Hard Fork Test Goes Awry, “No Constantinople In 2018” Developer Says - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Oct 13 19:04, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin is Maturing, Crypto Growth Surprisingly Positive Reveals Study newsBTC The researchers concluded that Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency markets could have an incredibly bright future based on their rapidly maturing fundamentals, even expressing that the crypto markets could quickly compete with the world's largest market: Forex.
Bitcoin is Maturing, Crypto Growth Surprisingly Positive Reveals Study - newsBTC
Sat Oct 13 17:39, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum's Constantinople Upgrade Stalls on Testnet CoinDesk Ethereum's main test network, Ropsten, is currently at a standstill. Code for ethereum's upcoming hard fork, dubbed Constantinople, was set to be activated on Ropsten at block number 4,230,000. However, according to blockchain explorer sites such as ... and more »
Ethereum's Constantinople Upgrade Stalls on Testnet - CoinDesk
Sat Oct 13 16:46, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Price Stability -- A Bullish Or Bearish Sign? Forbes Bitcoin has demonstrated a remarkable stability in recent weeks. Since early September, it has traded in the range of $6000-$6500. Fundamentally, price stability should be a bullish sign for Bitcoin . It should help its adoption rate in everyday ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Stability -- A Bullish Or Bearish Sign? - Forbes
Sat Oct 13 07:07, 2018 GMT
Forbes How The Netherlands Is Blazing A Trail Through The Blockchain Scene Forbes Founded in 2014 by John Jansen, Dutch firm Deribit is a cryptocurrency exchange on which it's possible to trade futures, options and other derivative products. The exchange keeps 95% of its bitcoin held in cold storage at all times. “It's amazing that ...
How The Netherlands Is Blazing A Trail Through The Blockchain Scene - Forbes
Sat Oct 13 07:09, 2018 GMT
Shoshone News Press Helpful hints on internet security Shoshone News Press In 2017, nearly 1 billion (according to Norton) people worldwide were victims of cybercrime due to a lack of cyber security , but there are many things people can do to make sure they aren't part of a 1 to 7 ratio as victims of cyber crime. October is ... and more »
Helpful hints on internet security - Shoshone News Press
Sat Oct 13 02:51, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Crypto Market Bounces, Ethereum (ETH) Surges Amid Short Seller Qualms Ethereum World News (blog) As covered by Ethereum World News previously, the cryptocurrency market finally broke its weeks-long streak of non-action on Wednesday, as a majority of crypto assets tumbled by upwards of 10%. Bitcoin , for one, moved under $6,300 for the first time in ... Short Positions Against Ethereum Reach Record Highs on Bitfinex newsBTC Bitcoin price latest: Cryptocurrency PLUNGE ends as digital asset's value stabilises Express.co.uk all 5 news articles »
Crypto Market Bounces, Ethereum (ETH) Surges Amid Short Seller Qualms - Ethereum World News (blog)
Fri Oct 12 17:03, 2018 GMT
CNBC Circle's sometimes head-scratching deals take shape as a massive, long-term cryptocurrency bet CNBC Satya Bajpai, who leads blockchain and digital assets investment banking at JMP Securities, said the deal could be an example of what he calls an "acqui-hire," short for "acquisition hiring," that's becoming popular as blockchain M&A picks up. In those ...
Circle's sometimes head-scratching deals take shape as a massive, long-term cryptocurrency bet - CNBC
Fri Oct 12 23:05, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Howard Test: The 4 Rules For Success For Blockchain Music Entrepreneurs (Part 1) Forbes In this space, and, now compiled — with a new introduction by yours truly — in book form, I have been chronicling the development of Blockchain tech being applied to the music industry since the beginning. I've pulled back a bit from writing about ...
The Howard Test: The 4 Rules For Success For Blockchain Music Entrepreneurs (Part 1) - Forbes
Fri Oct 12 22:46, 2018 GMT
Fortune Why Someone Put a Giant, Inflatable Bitcoin Rat on Wall Street, Facing the Federal Reserve Bank Fortune Now a symbol of the cryptocurrency's growing threat to the Fed stands on Wall Street: a giant, inflatable rat covered in crypto code. The bitcoin rat, first ... “This is a very iconic image for protest,” Saiers told blockchain news site Breaker ... and more »
Why Someone Put a Giant, Inflatable Bitcoin Rat on Wall Street, Facing the Federal Reserve Bank - Fortune
Fri Oct 12 21:52, 2018 GMT
Cyber attackers stole data from 29 million Facebook accounts using an automated program that moved from one friend to the next, Facebook Inc announced on Friday, as the social media company said its largest-ever data theft hit fewer than the 50 million profiles it initially reported.
Facebook now says data breach affected 29 million users, details impact
Fri Oct 12 21:38, 2018 GMT
Dexerto.com Logan Paul is being blamed by Google for increase in internet censorship Dexerto.com “Hugely popular Youtuber Logan Paul drew criticism for an insensitive clip of him seeing a suicide victim in Aokigahara forest, Japan,” the document reads. “...The controversy raised the question of how much censorship we should demand from Youtube ...
Logan Paul is being blamed by Google for increase in internet censorship - Dexerto.com
Fri Oct 12 19:48, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Cryptocurrencies suffer $18 billion drop in value over three days CNBC Bitcoin finally began to stabilize Friday, but not before the total cryptocurrency market lost $18 billion of its already waning value in the course of a few days. The world's largest and most widely owned digital asset began its slide Wednesday ... Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, TRON: Price Analysis, October 12 Cointelegraph Bitcoin Has Suddenly Dropped 5% -- Dragging Ripple (XRP) And Ethereum Prices With It Forbes Bitcoin price CRASH: Nearly $13billion WIPED OFF cryptocurrencies - What is causing CRASH? Express.co.uk CCN  - International Monetary Fund  - CNBC all 138 news articles »
Cryptocurrencies suffer $18 billion drop in value over three days - CNBC
Fri Oct 12 21:01, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Prime Suspect in $24 Million Bitcoin Scam Arrested in Thailand Cointelegraph Thai citizen Prinya Jaravijit, who allegedly defrauded a Finnish investor of $24 Million worth of Bitcoin (BTC), has recently been detained in Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok, the Bangkok Post reports Friday, Oct. 12. According to newspaper, Jaravijit ... and more »
Prime Suspect in $24 Million Bitcoin Scam Arrested in Thailand - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 12 21:49, 2018 GMT
The San Diego Union-Tribune Real estate titan taps location tracking startup XYO to build blockchain land registry in Mexico The San Diego Union-Tribune A local tech startup is partnering with real estate giant Re/Max to figure out how to use blockchain technology for buying and selling property in Mexico. The startup, once called XY Findables but now going by XYO Network, specializes ... Earlier this ...
Real estate titan taps location tracking startup XYO to build blockchain land registry in Mexico - The San Diego Union-Tribune
Fri Oct 12 13:26, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Recently Hacked Adult Entertainment Platform SpankChain Returns Stolen BOOTY, Ethereum Cointelegraph News. Ethereum -based adult entertainment platform SpankChain confirmed that it had recovered all the funds lost during a security breach October 6. In a series of tweets Friday, Oct. 12, officials said that after speaking by telephone with the hacker ... SpankChain Hacker Returns Stolen Ethereum , Earns $9000 Reward CCN all 12 news articles »
Recently Hacked Adult Entertainment Platform SpankChain Returns Stolen BOOTY, Ethereum - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 12 20:28, 2018 GMT
Cyber attackers stole data from 29 million Facebook accounts using an automated program that moved from one friend to the next, Facebook Inc said on Friday, as the social media company said its largest-ever data theft hit fewer than the 50 million profiles it initially reported.
Facebook trims data breach to 29 million users as FBI probes
Fri Oct 12 20:16, 2018 GMT
Alphabet Inc's Google unit has told U.S. lawmakers it was considering "a variety of options" to offer additional services in China, but declined to detail plans for addressing Chinese censorship.
Google tells U.S. lawmakers it is mulling options on China services
Fri Oct 12 00:02, 2018 GMT
TheReporter.Com Suisun City PD encourages cyber security vigilance in homes TheReporter.Com October is National Cyber Security Month and that's why the Suisun City Police Department is encouraging parents to lead the way with easy-to-learn life lessons for online safety and privacy . Learning good cybersecurity practices can also help set a ...
Suisun City PD encourages cyber security vigilance in homes - TheReporter.Com
Fri Oct 12 18:16, 2018 GMT
Forbes Two Knotty Problems That Blockchain Promises To Solve Forbes When you cut through all the noise, hype, and confusion around blockchain and zero in on the areas where this innovative technology promises to provide real business value, only a few areas come to light. The first, most promising area for blockchain ...
Two Knotty Problems That Blockchain Promises To Solve - Forbes
Fri Oct 12 17:44, 2018 GMT
Italy is resisting a European Union push to impose sanctions on states who carry out cyberattacks, a move that appears in line with Rome's calls to de-escalate tensions with Russia but that could alienate Italy from its EU allies.
Italy resisting EU push to impose sanctions over cyberattacks
Fri Oct 12 15:50, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine If you're mining bitcoin from home, you're now losing money MarketWatch Now, 10 years on since the first bitcoin was mined, competition to solve these complicated puzzles on the blockchain has surged making that free money not so free. In fact, it's become so saturated that retail miners who are plugging in their PCs ... Report Links 74% of Bitcoin Mining to China, Sees Threat to Network Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Mining in China is 30 Times More Profitable EVEN IN A BEAR MARKET Ethereum World News (blog) all 64 news articles »
If you're mining bitcoin from home, you're now losing money - MarketWatch
Fri Oct 12 12:42, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin holds above $6000, set for third consecutive weekly loss MarketWatch A single bitcoin BTCUSD, +0.31% was last going for $6,234.10, up 0.1% since Thursday at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on the Kraken cryptocurrency exchange. Yesterday's decline took the total value of all cryptocurrencies below $200 billion for the first time ...
Bitcoin holds above $6000, set for third consecutive weekly loss - MarketWatch
Fri Oct 12 12:50, 2018 GMT
CNBC Former White House Economic Adviser Gary Cohn joins blockchain start-up CNBC The 20-person start-up uses blockchain , the technology that underpins cryptocurrencies like bitcoin , to swap credit and identity information between banks and corporations. The task of safely transferring consumer credit information has plagued ... Gary Cohn Is Joining Blockchain Startup Spring Labs Fortune Ex-Donald Trump adviser Gary Cohn joins blockchain start-up Financial Times all 6 news articles »
Former White House Economic Adviser Gary Cohn joins blockchain start-up - CNBC
Fri Oct 12 12:15, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Secure Is Blockchain Technology? Forbes While nothing is 100% secure, blockchain is designed to be immutable, tamper-proof and democratic. It achieves this, more or less, through three ... For the purposes of this article, we'll look at the first and most well-known blockchain of them all ...
How Secure Is Blockchain Technology? - Forbes
Fri Oct 12 06:02, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Nevada's Utilities Agency Eyes Blockchain for Energy Credit System CoinDesk The Public Utilities Commission of Nevada, a government agency charged with supervising and regulating power utility services in the state, is looking to implement blockchain for its energy credit tracking system. The commission last month investigated ...
Nevada's Utilities Agency Eyes Blockchain for Energy Credit System - CoinDesk
Fri Oct 12 11:10, 2018 GMT
Coindesk 3 More Bitcoin Price Factors Suggest Bears Are in Charge Coindesk After Thursday's range breakdown, the prospects of a deeper drop in BTC prices have increased, the price-volume analysis indicates. The leading cryptocurrency , which traded in a sideways manner since Sept. 22, fell sharply to a three-week low of $6,220 ...
3 More Bitcoin Price Factors Suggest Bears Are in Charge - Coindesk
Fri Oct 12 10:33, 2018 GMT
Cumhuriyet’s administration abruptly changed after a court ruling early September. Around 30 journalists and writers (some of whom had been in jail) were either dismissed or resigned in protest of the way the new board took over the newspaper. The post Cumhuriyet: A press freedom case degenerates into a boardroom takeover appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Cumhuriyet: A press freedom case degenerates into a boardroom takeover
Thu Oct 11 22:57, 2018 GMT
Washington Post The Google+ bug poses a problem only Congress can solve Washington Post ... for whatever privacy legislation is, or is not, to come from Congress in the months ahead, especially in the area of breach notification. The United States needs a strong federal standard for the reporting of Internet security crises to regulators ... Amid fresh backlash, was the Google launch event overshadowed by privacy firestorm? ETCIO.com all 62 news articles »
The Google+ bug poses a problem only Congress can solve - Washington Post
Fri Oct 12 03:23, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Korea's Largest Bitcoin Exchange Sold in $350 Million Deal CoinDesk Bithumb, currently the largest cryptocurrency exchange in South Korea by trading volume, just confirmed it has sold more than 38 percent of its total ownership to a blockchain consortium based in Singapore, for 400 billion won, or $350 million. As ... Plastic surgeon buys top S. Korea Bitcoin exchange Phys.Org all 21 news articles »
Korea's Largest Bitcoin Exchange Sold in $350 Million Deal - CoinDesk
Fri Oct 12 05:02, 2018 GMT
CNBC Cryptocurrencies continue plunge with another $6 billion of value wiped out in a day CNBC Over $6 billion was wiped off global cryptocurrency markets in a day, led by XRP and ethereum as prices of digital coins continued to fall. The entire market ... Meanwhile, bitcoin largely stabilized at around $6,278.61, falling just under 0.8 percent ... Bitcoin Has Suddenly Dropped 5% -- Dragging Ripple (XRP) And Ethereum Prices With It Forbes What Will BTC Be Worth By 2020? Top Experts Share Their Bitcoin Price Predictions Invest In Blockchain Crypto Markets See Sharp Drop-Off on the Day, Bitcoin Dips Below $6300 Cointelegraph Express.co.uk  - CCN  - Bitcoinist  - International Monetary Fund all 155 news articles »
Cryptocurrencies continue plunge with another $6 billion of value wiped out in a day - CNBC
Thu Oct 11 18:00, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Coinbase Adds Its First Ethereum Token to Professional Trading Platform CoinDesk Crypto exchange startup Coinbase is adding the 0x protocol token to its professional trading platform, Coinbase Pro. Announced Thursday, the exchange said in a blog post that it had begun accepting deposits for ZRX, and would enable trading around 5:00 ... ZRX is launching on Coinbase Pro – The Coinbase Blog The Coinbase Blog all 21 news articles »
Coinbase Adds Its First Ethereum Token to Professional Trading Platform - CoinDesk
Thu Oct 11 21:51, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) China Has 19 Ways to “Kill” Bitcoin , Paper Says Ethereum World News (blog) A scientific work published by researchers from Princeton University and Florida International University revealed that China has more than enough possibilities and motives to “kill” Bitcoin or at least to do considerable damage to the blockchain's ... UK Cloud Mining Service Argo Offers Bitcoin Mining at the Touch of a Button newsBTC all 9 news articles »
China Has 19 Ways to “Kill” Bitcoin, Paper Says - Ethereum World News (blog)
Thu Oct 11 03:25, 2018 GMT
The Verge No Google Isn't Trying To Censor The Web Forbes Earlier today an internal Google presentation summarizing a variety of perspectives, including my own, on the state of internet freedom began circulating on the web. The “leaked” presentation was quickly framed by some as a roadmap to censorship and ... Leaked Google research shows company grappling with censorship and free speech The Verge Google's secret plan to censor the internet : Giant wants tech companies to police what users post, leaked report reveals Daily Mail Leaked Google document: Tech firms have shifted away from “free speech and towards censorship ” World Socialist Web Site all 33 news articles »
No Google Isn't Trying To Censor The Web - Forbes
Fri Oct 12 00:46, 2018 GMT
Forbes Disrupting The Auto Industry: How A New Blockchain Is Breaking Traditional Boundaries Forbes Blockchain solutions are all focused on removing trust from a process. By using a distributed ledger based solution, autoXchange are able to introduce smart contracts and other functionality with do not require banks, lawyers or other third parties to ...
Disrupting The Auto Industry: How A New Blockchain Is Breaking Traditional Boundaries - Forbes
Thu Oct 11 21:25, 2018 GMT
Forbes Seeking Sanctions Resistance Through Blockchain Technology Forbes Venezuela was the first country to attempt to launch a national cryptocurrency several months ago, claiming to create the oil-backed petro token based on a public blockchain platform called NEM. The claim was plausible, because anyone with limited ...
Seeking Sanctions Resistance Through Blockchain Technology - Forbes
Thu Oct 11 18:47, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Indian Gov't Is 'Evaluating' the Launch of Its Own Cryptocurrency , Sources Say Cointelegraph While, according to Quartz's source, the government is looking to “encourage” blockchain studies, the launch of a state-backed cryptocurrency is only an option to be considered. The source has also said that the panel will discuss new amendments to the ... and more »
Indian Gov't Is 'Evaluating' the Launch of Its Own Cryptocurrency, Sources Say - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 11 10:01, 2018 GMT
PCWorld Kaspersky Total Security 2019 review: A fantastic security suite available at a better price PCWorld There are eight basic options Scan, Database Update, Safe Money, Password Manager, Privacy Protection, Backup and Restore, Parental Control, and My Kaspersky. The most important feature is of course Scan, which offers .... Kasperksy Internet Security ... and more »
Kaspersky Total Security 2019 review: A fantastic security suite available at a better price - PCWorld
Thu Oct 11 21:21, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin is the 'mother of all scams' and blockchain is most hyped tech ever, Roubini tells Congress CNBC Global economist Nouriel Roubini, one of the few who predicted the 2008 financial crisis, is making sure United State Senators don't miss his warning on cryptocurrency . Within minutes of testifying at a Congressional hearing on Capitol Hill Thursday ... Economist who predicted financial crash warns Bitcoin is 'mother of all scams' Telegraph.co.uk Roubini Trashes Crypto and Blockchain , Calls Them a “Failing Set of Technologies” newsBTC 'The mother of all scams': Nouriel Roubini rips apart cryptocurrency in Senate hearing Financial Post MarketWatch  - AMBCrypto  - CCN all 51 news articles »
Bitcoin is the 'mother of all scams' and blockchain is most hyped tech ever, Roubini tells Congress - CNBC
Thu Oct 11 16:45, 2018 GMT
Forbes How To Increase Brand Value With Blockchain Based On Your Company's Growth Stage Forbes If you sit down at your laptop and search “brand protection technology,” you'll receive an avalanche of results with different tactics and strategies for all types of contexts. The solutions out there are myriad, partly because brands have so much ...
How To Increase Brand Value With Blockchain Based On Your Company's Growth Stage - Forbes
Thu Oct 11 13:30, 2018 GMT
Phys.Org Bitcoin better than the dollar? Phys.Org The name cryptocurrency does not inspire trust. Advanced statistical analysis for the Bitcoin market carried out at the Institute of Nuclear Physics of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Cracow, however, has not shown any significant differences between ...
Bitcoin better than the dollar? - Phys.Org
Thu Oct 11 17:15, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Economist who predicted financial crash warns Bitcoin is 'mother of all scams' Telegraph.co.uk Nouriel Roubini, a fierce critic of virtual currency, took aim at the blockchain technology underpinning cryptocurrency , which is often hailed as transformative even by those cynical about digital coins. “ Blockchain is the most over-hyped technology ... Roubini Trashes Crypto and Blockchain , Calls Them a “Failing Set of Technologies” newsBTC 'The mother of all scams': Nouriel Roubini rips apart cryptocurrency in Senate hearing Financial Post Dr. Doom says bitcoin represents the 'mother of all bubbles' MarketWatch AMBCrypto  - CCN  - Livemint all 51 news articles »
Economist who predicted financial crash warns Bitcoin is 'mother of all scams' - Telegraph.co.uk
Thu Oct 11 17:45, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Analyst: Bitcoin Price Drop Could Put its Gold 2.0 Status in Jeopardy newsBTC “The selloff also appears to have stretched to more exotic instruments, with Bitcoin neither displaying the qualities one would expect of gold 2.0, as it has been touted as by some cryptocurrency enthusiasts, or simply escaping relatively unscathed as ... and more »
Analyst: Bitcoin Price Drop Could Put its Gold 2.0 Status in Jeopardy - newsBTC
Thu Oct 11 16:19, 2018 GMT
Forbes Elizabeth Warren: Cryptocurrency Is Easy To Steal Forbes Van Valkenburgh argued policymakers should take light touch to blockchain and cryptocurrency much as the Clinton Administration did successfully to the development of the Internet. He claimed they will be as significant for prosperity as the birth of ...
Elizabeth Warren: Cryptocurrency Is Easy To Steal - Forbes
Thu Oct 11 17:52, 2018 GMT
Medical device maker Medtronic Plc has disabled internet updates for some 34,000 CareLink programming devices that healthcare providers around the world use to access implanted pacemakers, saying the system was vulnerable to cyber attacks.
Medtronic disables pacemaker programmer updates over hack concern
Thu Oct 11 13:15, 2018 GMT
Nigeria: Telecoms Lawyer Weighs Options in Internet Censorship , Regulation AllAfrica.com Usoro, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), who spoke at the workshop for judges on legal issues in telecommunications, organised by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) in Lagos, said the global community views internet censorship from ... for ...
Nigeria: Telecoms Lawyer Weighs Options in Internet Censorship, Regulation - AllAfrica.com
Thu Oct 11 09:08, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Anticlimax as Bitcoin Developers Advocate Alternatives Instead of Lightning Network Ethereum World News (blog) Naturally, ambassadors of any blockchain projects should backers regardless of criticism. That means they should market, pitch and demonstrate to possible investors what the project solves and explicitly laying down its value proposition. It doesn't ... Blockstream's Liquid Sidechain Solution for Bitcoin Network Goes Live Cointelegraph Blockstream's Bitcoin Sidechain, 'Liquid Network,' Goes Live Bitcoinist Liquid Goes Live: Blockstream's First Bitcoin Sidechain Has Finally Arrived CoinDesk MyBroadband  - Bitcoin Magazine  - AMBCrypto  - Blockstream all 31 news articles »
Anticlimax as Bitcoin Developers Advocate Alternatives Instead of Lightning Network - Ethereum World News (blog)
Thu Oct 11 12:46, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin slumps more than 5%, puts 'digital gold' status in jeopardy MarketWatch The decline comes on the heels of one of the worst sessions for global equities in 2018, putting bitcoin's “digital gold” status in jeopardy. Bitcoin proponents have argued that the cryptocurrency would be a haven in times of turmoil, just like gold ...
Bitcoin slumps more than 5%, puts 'digital gold' status in jeopardy - MarketWatch
Thu Oct 11 13:18, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin struggles to prove its 'safe haven' case, nosediving with the broader markets CNBC Other top cryptocurrencies followed bitcoin's lead, with XRP and ethereum both tumbling more than 10 percent. The downward moves came after the ... Bitcoin proponents have billed it as a store of value, or "digital gold," and a possible replacement for ...
Bitcoin struggles to prove its 'safe haven' case, nosediving with the broader markets - CNBC
Thu Oct 11 10:41, 2018 GMT
The Guardian Cloud or blockchain : which consumes the most energy? The Guardian Thankfully, GraphiteDocs does not use the Bitcoin blockchain to store anything except your identity. This is the result of Graphite's decision to use the Blockstack application development system. Apart from that, Graphite uses its own virtual blockchain .
Cloud or blockchain: which consumes the most energy? - The Guardian
Thu Oct 11 11:06, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk 4 Reasons Why Bitcoin's Price Could Now Drop to $6K CoinDesk Bitcoin's drop to three-week lows today has likely kick-started a bearish move towards the major support at $6,000, technical charts indicate. The leading cryptocurrency fell to $6,252 on Bitfinex – the lowest level since Sept. 19 – and was last seen ... Bitcoin whales aren't responsible for volatility, research firm finds MarketWatch Study: Bitcoin Whales Are Not Responsible for Volatility Cointelegraph Will 6000 Hold This Time? Bitcoinist Chainalysis Blog all 41 news articles »
4 Reasons Why Bitcoin's Price Could Now Drop to $6K - CoinDesk
Thu Oct 11 09:13, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Bitcoin tanks as cryptocurrencies join in global market bloodbath Business Insider Cryptocurrencies across the board are nursing big losses on Thursday as the global market sell-off hitting traditional assets spreads. All major crypto assets are down on Thursday, with the likes of ethereum and bitcoin cash losing more than 10% of ... and more »
Bitcoin tanks as cryptocurrencies join in global market bloodbath - Business Insider
Thu Oct 11 11:53, 2018 GMT
Forbes New Report: Execs Say Blockchain Adoption Has Been "Harder Than Expected" Forbes 57% of executives polled said that implementing distributed ledger technology (DLT) at the enterprise level has been harder than expected, according to a report released today by consulting firm Greenwich Associates. DLT uses a database managed by ...
New Report: Execs Say Blockchain Adoption Has Been "Harder Than Expected" - Forbes
Thu Oct 11 11:35, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Tumbles as Cryptocurrencies Join Global Asset Selloff Bloomberg “The global sell-off in equities has indeed spilled over to the crypto space,” said Ryan Rabaglia, head of trading with cryptocurrency dealing firm OSL in Hong Kong. “The days of crypto being the safe-haven play and having a high degree of detachment ... and more »
Bitcoin Tumbles as Cryptocurrencies Join Global Asset Selloff - Bloomberg
Thu Oct 11 10:05, 2018 GMT
Fast Company Bitcoin and ethereum are tanking after yesterday's stock sell-off Fast Company The price of pretty much every major cryptocurrency has fallen dramatically over the last few hours. This is because yesterday U.S. stocks saw a huge sell-off; the Dow dropped over 3% and the dip extended around the globe to numerous international ...
Bitcoin and ethereum are tanking after yesterday's stock sell-off - Fast Company
Thu Oct 11 10:14, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship associate arts producer Julia Farrington met with Agnieszka Kolek to talk about policing of freedom of expression, and how the events of 2015 have impacted on plans for this year’s Passion for Freedom exhibition, due to take place in October 2018. The post Passion for Freedom: “There is always someone who wants to take freedom away” appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Passion for Freedom: “There is always someone who wants to take freedom away”
Thu Oct 11 03:39, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets See Sharp Drop-Off on the Day, Bitcoin Dips Below $6300 Cointelegraph Ethereum has suffered worse losses, down 9.67 percent over the past 24 hours. The second cryptocurrency by market cap has suffered a significant decline, almost touching the $200 price point after trading around $225 for most the day. Still, the recent ... and more »
Crypto Markets See Sharp Drop-Off on the Day, Bitcoin Dips Below $6300 - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 11 04:06, 2018 GMT
strategy+business (blog) Why Is It So Hard to Trust a Blockchain ? strategy+business (blog) Blockchain's role as a dual-pronged change agent — as a new form of infrastructure and as a new way to digitize assets through tokens, including cryptocurrency — is not easy to explain. Another challenge is building trust among participants: A ...
Why Is It So Hard to Trust a Blockchain? - strategy+business (blog)
Thu Oct 11 03:29, 2018 GMT
THISDAY Newspapers Telecoms Lawyer Weighs Options in Internet Censorship , Regulation THISDAY Newspapers Usoro, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), who spoke at the workshop for judges on legal issues in telecommunications, organised by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) in Lagos, said the global community views internet censorship from ... as a ...
Telecoms Lawyer Weighs Options in Internet Censorship, Regulation - THISDAY Newspapers
Thu Oct 11 03:24, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Drops $400 in 30 Minutes As Price Volatility Returns CoinDesk Bitcoin , the world's largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, dropped 4.77 percent on Thursday, pushing prices well below $6,400 for the first time in weeks. At 00:58 UTC, just after Wednesday's close, the cryptocurrency shed $400 over the ... SHOCK DROP as bitcoin price suddenly falls and wipes out BILLIONS of dollars in MINUTES Express.co.uk Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Fake Out and Sharp Drop Ethereum World News (blog) all 6 news articles »
Bitcoin Drops $400 in 30 Minutes As Price Volatility Returns - CoinDesk
Thu Oct 11 03:01, 2018 GMT
CNBC Nearly $13 billion wiped off of cryptocurrency market as major coins plunge CNBC The price of major cryptocurrencies plunged on Thursday with nearly $13 billion of value being wiped out in a matter of hours. At around 10:23 a.m. HK/SIN, bitcoin had fallen nearly 5 percent to $6,303, while XRP and ethereum both tanked over 10 ... and more »
Nearly $13 billion wiped off of cryptocurrency market as major coins plunge - CNBC
Wed Oct 10 20:53, 2018 GMT
Forbes What The Lame Duck Election Year Could Mean For Cryptocurrency Regulation Forbes Mick Mulvaney (R-SC) announced a new bipartisan “ Blockchain Caucus” dedicated to exploring cryptocurrency and other related technologies. Mulvaney, who is now the Trump Administration's director of the Office of Management and Budget, was quoted as ... and more »
What The Lame Duck Election Year Could Mean For Cryptocurrency Regulation - Forbes
Thu Oct 11 01:47, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Has Suddenly Dropped 5% -- Dragging Ripple (XRP) And Ethereum Prices With It Forbes Global regulators are meanwhile grappling with how to best limit bitcoin and cryptocurrencies use for illicit activities and protect retail investors from potentially high loses, while at the same time nurture the emerging bitcoin , blockchain and ... and more »
Bitcoin Has Suddenly Dropped 5% -- Dragging Ripple (XRP) And Ethereum Prices With It - Forbes
Thu Oct 11 01:26, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockduino Combines Arduino And Blockchain To Disrupt World's Energy Distribution Market Forbes "With our solution, any device, from electric vehicle charging stations to LED lighting, vending machines or commercial air conditioning systems (HVAC), can now be blockchain -enabled and use trusted smart contracts and cryptocurrency to transact and ...
Blockduino Combines Arduino And Blockchain To Disrupt World's Energy Distribution Market - Forbes
Wed Oct 10 21:18, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Plan to Fix Journalism With Cryptocurrency Draws Skepticism Wall Street Journal The startup based in Brooklyn, N.Y., is aiming to apply the tenets of blockchain —the digital ledger that underpins cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin and ether—to build a new journalism economy where participants can suppress misinformation and promote ... Forbes to Publish Content on Blockchain Journalism Network newsBTC Scoop: Forbes is trying out the blockchain Axios Forbes Partners With Civil to Publish Content on a Blockchain CoinDesk Bitcoin Magazine all 46 news articles »
Plan to Fix Journalism With Cryptocurrency Draws Skepticism - Wall Street Journal
Wed Oct 10 18:01, 2018 GMT
The Independent Bitcoin miner sent to prison for stealing electricity from train network in China The Independent Bitcoin mining – the process of generating new units of the cryptocurrency by confirming transactions on an online ledger called the blockchain – has become extremely popular in China in recent years, thanks to relatively cheap electricity prices in ...
Bitcoin miner sent to prison for stealing electricity from train network in China - The Independent
Wed Oct 10 18:49, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockstream's Liquid Sidechain Solution for Bitcoin Network Goes Live Cointelegraph The Liquid Network sidechain for the Bitcoin (BTC) blockchain went live on Sept. 27, according to an Oct. 10 post from Blockstream. Blockstream is a blockchain development company founded in 2014, with Samson Mow as its CSO. The Liquid Network ... Liquid Goes Live: Blockstream's First Bitcoin Sidechain Has Finally Arrived CoinDesk Blockstream's Liquid Network for “High Value” Bitcoin Payments Is Live Bitcoin Magazine 'Liquid Network': Blockstream's Bitcoin Sidechain is Now Live CCN all 11 news articles »
Blockstream's Liquid Sidechain Solution for Bitcoin Network Goes Live - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 10 19:08, 2018 GMT
Fortune Cryptocurrency Portfolio Tracker Blockfolio Raises $11.5 Million Fortune On Twitter, “free Ethereum ” giveaway scams run rampant. On Slack, similar phishing scams abound. ... Founded in 2014 by early backers of Dash, a virtual coin based on tweaked Bitcoin code, the portfolio-tracking app has attracted more than 4.5 million ...
Cryptocurrency Portfolio Tracker Blockfolio Raises $11.5 Million - Fortune
Wed Oct 10 20:25, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin whales aren't responsible for volatility, research firm finds MarketWatch The bitcoin whales are back. At least, that's the conventional narrative that takes hold when the world's largest cryptocurrency exhibits significant price swings, often over a short period. However, new data from Chainalysis, a blockchain research ...
Bitcoin whales aren't responsible for volatility, research firm finds - MarketWatch
Wed Oct 10 19:21, 2018 GMT
Dr. Doom says bitcoin represents the 'mother of all bubbles' MarketWatch Bitcoin BTCUSD, -0.46% can process around five transactions per second. and ethereum , the popular smart-contract based blockchain , can process anywhere between 10 and 15 per second, whereas companies like Visa V, -4.80% and Mastercard MA, ... and more »
Dr. Doom says bitcoin represents the 'mother of all bubbles' - MarketWatch
Wed Oct 10 18:52, 2018 GMT
A new cryptocurrency startup that popped up recently aims to offer an indestructible alternative to torrent sites. With Quality Magnet Coin (QMC) the platform's users all share the torrent database, with help from the blockchain. Add in some incentives for quality contributors, as well as spam control, and Hollywood may have a scary problem on its hands. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Cryptocurrency Startup Creates a Decentralized ‘Pirate Bay’ Alternative
Wed Oct 10 19:01, 2018 GMT
As Everyone Knows, In The Age Of The Internet , Privacy Is Dead -- Which Is Awkward If You Are A Russian Spy Techdirt Judging by the headlines, there are Russian spies everywhere these days. Of course, Russia routinely denies everything, but its attempts at deflection are growing a little feeble. For example, the UK government identified two men it claimed were ...
As Everyone Knows, In The Age Of The Internet, Privacy Is Dead -- Which Is Awkward If You Are A Russian Spy - Techdirt
Wed Oct 10 13:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Beyond Uber: A Simple Way To Understand Blockchain And Crypto Forbes There's that guy in the office who's really into Bitcoin , but otherwise, the only thing most people hear is billionaires like Warren Buffet and Jamie Dimon trashing the whole idea. Of course, at the same time, those guys are investing heavily in ... and more »
Beyond Uber: A Simple Way To Understand Blockchain And Crypto - Forbes
Wed Oct 10 14:18, 2018 GMT
Crypto assets such as bitcoin do not pose a threat to financial stability but monitoring is needed along with possible action to protect consumers, the global Financial Stability Board said on Wednesday.
Global regulators say crypto currencies need vigilant monitoring
Wed Oct 10 13:20, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Arbitrage Between Exchanges Provides Profits Seeking Alpha Exchange arbitrage opportunities occur when prices vary between exchanges; many opportunities continue to exist despite widespread trading in coins. Despite bots manipulating markets, they are creating inefficiencies rather than fixing them ... and more »
Bitcoin Arbitrage Between Exchanges Provides Profits - Seeking Alpha
Wed Oct 10 14:42, 2018 GMT
Forbes Cannabis Is Not The New Bitcoin . Here's Why Forbes As most market observers have noted, Canadian cannabis producer, Tilray, is in the midst of a wild ride. After debuting at $17 in July, shares zipped past the $200 mark at one point in September, making the five-year-old company more valuable than CBS ... and more »
Cannabis Is Not The New Bitcoin. Here's Why - Forbes
Wed Oct 10 14:49, 2018 GMT
Ahead of the anniversary of Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder, her son Paul talks to Index about the impact on his family and keeping attention on the case The post Malta: Daphne Caruana Galizia’s son says the investigation into her murder could “shake up” the country’s establishment appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Malta: Daphne Caruana Galizia’s son says the investigation into her murder could “shake up” the country’s establishment
Wed Oct 10 13:13, 2018 GMT
Syracuse.com Katko voted to lower internet privacy bar for all (Your letters) Syracuse.com Congress last year revoked a Federal Communications Commission rule that required broadband providers such as Spectrum and Verizon to get your permission before sharing with advertisers the websites or apps you've been using on your phone or ...
Katko voted to lower internet privacy bar for all (Your letters) - Syracuse.com
Wed Oct 10 08:52, 2018 GMT
Blockonomi (blog) Ethereum Price Predictions: From Zero to $100k – What do the Experts Think? Blockonomi (blog) Ethereum is the number 2 cryptocurrency in the world by market capitalization, and it offers a hefty contrast to front-runner Bitcoin . Unlike the original – and still top – cryptocurrency , Ethereum offers more than just a secure means of payment or a ... and more »
Ethereum Price Predictions: From Zero to $100k – What do the Experts Think? - Blockonomi (blog)
Wed Oct 10 09:01, 2018 GMT
New York Times A Future Where Everything Becomes a Computer Is as Creepy as You Feared New York Times Mr. Schneier argues that the economic and technical incentives of the internet -of-things industry do not align with security and privacy for society generally. Putting a computer in everything turns the whole world into a computer security threat ... and more »
A Future Where Everything Becomes a Computer Is as Creepy as You Feared - New York Times
Wed Oct 10 12:02, 2018 GMT
Here's how blockchain will fit into your life in 10 years - CNBC. ... that's what Joe Duran, founder and CEO of United Capital, thinks of the nascent technology that underlies cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin . Blockchain acts as an open ledger that tracks every transaction that has taken place with a given ...
Here's how blockchain will fit into your life in 10 years - CNBC
Wed Oct 10 10:47, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin needs a blessing from the SEC, says analyst MarketWatch Bitcoin prices extended losses from Tuesday, trading back toward the recent inflection point of $6,500. In early Wednesday trading a single bitcoin , BTCUSD, -1.13% the world's largest cryptocurrency , was changing hands at $6,515.45, down 1.2% since ... Ran Neu-Ner: Bitcoin is “About to Explode” Bitcoinist all 16 news articles »
Bitcoin needs a blessing from the SEC, says analyst - MarketWatch
Wed Oct 10 11:10, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph One Blockchain to Rule Them All: Congressmen's Mission to Define the Technology Cointelegraph Last week, two US lawmakers introduced a bill dubbed the " Blockchain Promotional Act 2018" in the House of Representatives. Its main purpose is to establish a common definition of ' blockchain ' technology along with a blockchain working group that would ... and more »
One Blockchain to Rule Them All: Congressmen's Mission to Define the Technology - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 10 04:42, 2018 GMT
Washington Post Nearly all new US weapons systems have 'critical' cyber - security problems, auditors say Washington Post The report drew on years of security audits conducted by skilled “testers,” essentially friendly hackers employed to probe Pentagon networks for holes, replicating the process of a hack in order to find security weaknesses. While the report did not ... New Report Says Pentagon Cyber Security Is A Huge Dumpster Fire Task & Purpose Watchdog: 'Nearly all' new US weapons systems vulnerable to cyber attacks CNN Many of the US Military's Newest Weapons Have Major Cyber Vulnerabilities: GAO Defense One Government Accountability Office  - Hearing | Hearings | United States Commitee on Armed Services all 287 news articles »
Nearly all new US weapons systems have 'critical' cyber-security problems, auditors say - Washington Post
Wed Oct 10 10:00, 2018 GMT
Fortune Can the Whales of Bitcoin Tank the Market? Fortune To identify the whales in its study, Chainalysis did not simply look at wallets holding large amounts of Bitcoin . Instead, the company applied what it calls a “co-spend” analysis to Bitcoin's public blockchain ledger, which let it identify clusters of ...
Can the Whales of Bitcoin Tank the Market? - Fortune
Wed Oct 10 09:37, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Mastercard Awarded Patent for Partitioned, Multi-Currency Blockchain Cointelegraph The patent proposes that using a “partitioned blockchain ” could resolve this problem, outlining the particulars of how block-generation and transaction data storage would work in the prospective system. It coins the term “subnet” for the proposed ... Mastercard Blockchain Patent Would Support Multiple Currencies PYMNTS.com all 10 news articles »
Mastercard Awarded Patent for Partitioned, Multi-Currency Blockchain - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 10 10:05, 2018 GMT
Forbes Why October Could Be The Month for A Bitcoin Rally Forbes What contained the bitcoin rally is that speculators failed to see that the IMF has also raised concerns about the cryptocurrency space. This was clearly stated in the IMF's World Outlook Report: “Cybersecurity breaches and cyber-attacks on critical ...
Why October Could Be The Month for A Bitcoin Rally - Forbes
Wed Oct 10 08:52, 2018 GMT
Forbes Ethereum Set To Be Boosted By Exciting SXSW Keynote Forbes Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin has been announced as the keynote speaker at the legendary Texas conglomerate festival SXSW, something guaranteed to give ethereum and cryptocurrency a huge exposure boost. Lubin, who was earlier this month ...
Ethereum Set To Be Boosted By Exciting SXSW Keynote - Forbes
Wed Oct 10 06:43, 2018 GMT
Forbes Google Ad Reveals Search Giant's Feelings On Bitcoin And Crypto Forbes Google's past relationship with bitcoin and cryptocurrency has been fraught, to say the least — last month the search giant partially rolled back its ban on advertisements for cryptocurrencies, allowing regulated cryptocurrency exchanges to buy ads in ...
Google Ad Reveals Search Giant's Feelings On Bitcoin And Crypto - Forbes
Wed Oct 10 01:34, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Fundstrat Analyst: Don't Buy Bitcoin (BTC) Just Yet, Be Patient Ethereum World News (blog) On Monday, October 8th, the crypto market surprisingly saw some semblance of price action, with nearly every single crypto asset posting 1.5 percent gains (or more) at one point in the day. Bitcoin , for example, moved from $6,550 to $6,650, with some ... Fundstrate Analyst Says Now is Not the Time to Increase Bitcoin Exposure newsBTC all 6 news articles »
Fundstrat Analyst: Don't Buy Bitcoin (BTC) Just Yet, Be Patient - Ethereum World News (blog)
Wed Oct 10 03:36, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Markets Trade Sideways, Bitcoin Touches $6600 Earlier Today Cointelegraph Bitcoin 24-hours price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Index. Ethereum (ETH) has been trading around the same levels within the day, fluctuating between $226 and $231. The second cryptocurrency by market cap is down just over 1 percent over ... Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Ripple and XRP, Litecoin (LTC), Ethereum Classic (ETC), Dogecoin: Crypto News Flash The Daily Hodl all 50 news articles »
Markets Trade Sideways, Bitcoin Touches $6600 Earlier Today - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 10 02:53, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Hackers Breach Smart Contract on Ethereum -Based Adult Entertainment Platform SpankChain Cointelegraph Ethereum -based adult entertainment platform SpankChain has suffered a smart contract security breach that led to loss of around $38,000, the firm reported on its Medium page Oct. 9. The hack, which purportedly took place Oct. 6, was detected by ... and more »
Hackers Breach Smart Contract on Ethereum-Based Adult Entertainment Platform SpankChain - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 10 03:07, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: Technical Indicators Recommend ETH Sells newsBTC Though liquidity is building, there are limitations for further upsides as ETH consolidates. Unless there are rallies above Sep highs and $250, our previous Ethereum trading plan is valid. For now, we recommend taking a neutral stand until our ETH ... and more »
Ethereum Price Analysis: Technical Indicators Recommend ETH Sells - newsBTC
Wed Oct 10 03:22, 2018 GMT
EU Internet Censorship Will Censor the Whole World's Internet EFF The Article 13 filter will be tripped by Alice's lulzy protest signs, by Bob's political quotes, and by Carol's Doctor Who meme, but suppose that Twitter is only required to block Bob from seeing these infringing materials. Should Twitter hide Alice ...
EU Internet Censorship Will Censor the Whole World's Internet - EFF
Tue Oct 9 20:05, 2018 GMT
Government Technology IBM, Intel Help Fund San Diego Blockchain Lab Government Technology This is already being modeled with cryptocurrency like bitcoin , but the implications of such an exchange is still not well understood. And currency is only the first application developers have found for blockchain . Startups and researchers around the ...
IBM, Intel Help Fund San Diego Blockchain Lab - Government Technology
Tue Oct 9 21:57, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Roger Ver: Bitcoin .Com May Launch Its Own Crypto Exchange Cointelegraph Bitcoin (BTC) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) services firm Bitcoin .com is planning to buy or set up its own crypto exchange, the company's CEO Roger Ver revealed in an interview with Bloomberg Oct. 9. According to Ver, the upcoming crypto trading platform will ... Bitcoin Cash Advocate Roger Ver Considers Launching Own Exchange Bloomberg Bitcoin Cash Evangelist Roger Ver May Launch a Cryptocurrency Exchange CCN Roger Ver Hints at Launching a Bitcoin Cash-Centric Exchange newsBTC Ethereum World News (blog) all 71 news articles »
Roger Ver: Bitcoin.Com May Launch Its Own Crypto Exchange - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 9 22:06, 2018 GMT
The Pentagon has been slow to protect major weapon systems from cyber attacks and routinely found critical vulnerabilities that hackers could potentially exploit in those systems, a federal government report said on Tuesday.
Pentagon slow to protect weapon systems from cyber threats: U.S. agency
Tue Oct 9 19:09, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : On The Verge Of A Price Rise Seeking Alpha The removal of this ban will allow regulated cryptocurrency exchanges to build their advertisements on Google's platform in Japan and the United States. ... Moreover, the port of Abu Dhabi has launched a blockchain based platform, called "Silsal". and more »
Bitcoin: On The Verge Of A Price Rise - Seeking Alpha
Tue Oct 9 20:48, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin should be having a good year. Its decline is a warning signal, researcher says CNBC It should have been an ideal year for digital currencies to prove their value as alternatives to traditional money: Government-backed currencies were dragged down by ongoing Brexit concerns and there were growing trade tensions between the U.S., China ... and more »
Bitcoin should be having a good year. Its decline is a warning signal, researcher says - CNBC
Tue Oct 9 19:22, 2018 GMT
OPINION: Congress Must Act To Protect Internet Security And Consumer Safety The Daily Caller Over the last few years, issues once shunned to the dark corners of the internet are now front-and-center in our lives. While many have paid close attention to the nefarious cyberattacks aimed at influencing the 2016 elections, state-sponsored cyber ... and more »
OPINION: Congress Must Act To Protect Internet Security And Consumer Safety - The Daily Caller
Tue Oct 9 16:38, 2018 GMT
Motherboard Warren Buffet Is the CEO of Bitcoin , According to Google Motherboard As Redditors first pointed out, and Motherboard confirmed, if you search “CEO of Bitcoin ” or “ Bitcoin CEO” in Google's search engine, an information box informs you that the cryptocurrency has several CEOs—among them the chief executive officer of ...
Warren Buffet Is the CEO of Bitcoin, According to Google - Motherboard
Tue Oct 9 17:42, 2018 GMT
A day after its security reputation takes a beating, Google makes a pitch to sell you new devices.
Google hopes Pixel 3, Home Hub distract you from its privacy issues - CNET
Tue Oct 9 16:52, 2018 GMT
Mashable China is capable of destabilizing or destroying Bitcoin , new research suggests Mashable The paper outlines numerous other ways in which China, armed with a number of regulatory and technical "weapons," can affect Bitcoin . These include censorship attacks, which would prevent a certain user to commit transactions to Bitcoin's blockchain . and more »
China is capable of destabilizing or destroying Bitcoin, new research suggests - Mashable
Tue Oct 9 16:34, 2018 GMT
The Hill Exclusive: Audit cleared Google privacy practices despite security flaw The Hill An independent auditing firm signed off on Google's privacy practices earlier this year after the internet giant had discovered a software bug that exposed private information on potentially hundreds of thousands of users. The Hill obtained a redacted ... Google+ hack : Why it matters and how to delete your account The Independent Google launch event overshadowed by privacy firestorm Phys.Org Google hid Google+ security flaw that exposed users' personal information Stuff.co.nz all 1,773 news articles »
Exclusive: Audit cleared Google privacy practices despite security flaw - The Hill
Tue Oct 9 14:00, 2018 GMT
Now's not the time to increase your bitcoin exposure, analyst says MarketWatch Bitcoin , BTCUSD, -0.77% the world's largest digital currency with a market cap or more than $100 billion, is trading at $6,598.85, down 0.6% since Monday at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on the Kraken exchange. This after the No. 1 digital currency added 1 ...
Now's not the time to increase your bitcoin exposure, analyst says - MarketWatch
Tue Oct 9 14:40, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Crypto Industry on 'Brink of an Implosion,' Researcher Says Bloomberg Echoing sentiments of mainstream economists, Juniper Research is warning that many of the metrics in the cryptocurrency world are pointing to a market implosion. Industry bellwether Bitcoin had seen its daily transaction volumes fall from an average of ... and more »
Crypto Industry on 'Brink of an Implosion,' Researcher Says - Bloomberg
Tue Oct 9 14:15, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Cash Advocate Roger Ver Considers Launching Own Exchange Bloomberg The early investor in Bitcoin , who courted controversy last year when he switched his allegiance to an offshoot, Bitcoin Cash, said he's considering finding a partner to produce the platform, or may “build one internally,” in an interview in Malta. He ... Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: BCH/USD Primed To Break $530 newsBTC all 53 news articles »
Bitcoin Cash Advocate Roger Ver Considers Launching Own Exchange - Bloomberg
Tue Oct 9 15:56, 2018 GMT
In Denmark, prominent Internet providers are blocking access to hundreds of pirate sites. With an updated blocking page that launched today, ISPs, rightsholders, and the authorities hope to convert more pirates to legal consumers. The "Share With Care" campaign now adds a dedicated film search engine, pointing visitors to legal sources. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Share With Care: Danish ISP Blocks Point ‘Pirates’ to Legal Alternatives
Tue Oct 9 15:49, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship is standing with our free speech friends at Flying Dog Brewery who’ve just been told by a UK drinks marketing body they should stop selling one of the beers because the artwork might encourage “immoderate” drinking. The post Let’s not nanny British adults by censoring cartoons on beers appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Let’s not nanny British adults by censoring cartoons on beers
Tue Oct 9 12:14, 2018 GMT
Coeur d'Alene Press Changing the world, blockchain by blockchain Coeur d'Alene Press “ Blockchain companies are few and far between,” he said, though noting that in the aftermath of the 2017-18 bitcoin surge, many cryptocurrency companies rebranded themselves as blockchain companies. There's a difference between traders trying to turn a ...
Changing the world, blockchain by blockchain - Coeur d'Alene Press
Tue Oct 9 08:40, 2018 GMT
Blockonomi (blog) Parliament in Chile Considers Blockchain Adoption for Government Infrastructure Blockonomi (blog) Chile may be moving forward with a plan to integrate blockchain into its governmental infrastructure. Last week two Chilean MPs presented a resolution to the lower house of Chile's parliament, urging the use of blockchain in Chile. Chilean news portal ...
Parliament in Chile Considers Blockchain Adoption for Government Infrastructure - Blockonomi (blog)
Tue Oct 9 08:14, 2018 GMT
Blockonomi (blog) Ethereum (ETH) Price Analysis: Eyeing Upside Break above $232 Blockonomi (blog) On the other hand, Ethereum price (ETH) needs to surpass the $232.00 and $235.00 resistance levels to trade further higher. The RSI on the same chart is following a bearish trend line with resistance at 56, above which buyers are likely to take control ... Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Bullish Above $224 newsBTC Latest Ethereum price and analysis (ETH to USD) Coin Rivet all 27 news articles »
Ethereum (ETH) Price Analysis: Eyeing Upside Break above $232 - Blockonomi (blog)
Tue Oct 9 14:05, 2018 GMT
A cyber attack has affected the internet services of Ukraine's state fiscal service since Monday evening, the service said on Tuesday, disrupting programs used by millions of people for procedures such as filing taxes.
Ukraine's state fiscal service disrupted by cyber attack
Tue Oct 9 14:09, 2018 GMT
Reporter Magazine Censoring the Internet Reporter Magazine According to Justin Pelletier, a professor and business director at the Center for Cybersecurity, internet censorship is the concept of limiting the flow of information in order to better protect the population or, in most cases, to protect the country ...
Censoring the Internet - Reporter Magazine
Tue Oct 9 12:45, 2018 GMT
Forbes Next Steps In The Integration Of Artificial Intelligence And The Blockchain Forbes Having worked in the cryptography space for over two decades, and having been an active participant in the cryptocurrency evolution since its inception, I take a deep interest in the subject. In particular, I believe that the intersection of artificial ... and more »
Next Steps In The Integration Of Artificial Intelligence And The Blockchain - Forbes
Tue Oct 9 13:11, 2018 GMT
Dates available for interview: October 17-29 LONDON – Two award-winning artists twice denied visas by the UK government this year finally arrive in the UK next week to take up a two-week residency. The Museum of Dissidence collective, Luis Manuel Otero Alcántara and Yanelys Nuñez Leyva, winners of this year’s Index on Censorship Freedom of […] The post Award-winning Cuban artists visiting the UK appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Award-winning Cuban artists visiting the UK
Tue Oct 9 12:12, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : An Extraordinarily Scarce Commodity Seeking Alpha It's official, Bitcoin has been ruled a commodity in the U.S., but what does this mean? Well, for one, "official" Bitcoin -backed ETFs are likely only a matter of time now. But there is a problem, there are far fewer Bitcoins on exchanges than the ...
Bitcoin: An Extraordinarily Scarce Commodity - Seeking Alpha
Tue Oct 9 12:49, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Thai Ministry of Commerce Explores Blockchain Solutions for Copyright, Agriculture, Finance Cointelegraph Thailand's finance industry is also actively exploring blockchain . As Cointelegraph has previously reported, the Thai Bond Market Association (TBMA) has also expressed its interest in using blockchain . The organization created a new registrar service ... Thailand Studies Blockchain for Applications in Intellectual Property, Trade Finance CCN all 4 news articles »
Thai Ministry of Commerce Explores Blockchain Solutions for Copyright, Agriculture, Finance - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 9 11:01, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Cautiously Bullish: Bitcoin Price Clears Key Trendline to Pass $6.6K Coindesk Bitcoin saw a low-volume bullish breakout Monday, but the long-awaited move is sending mixed signals to investors. The leading cryptocurrency cleared the trendline sloping downwards from the July 25 high and Sept. 5 high around midday yesterday, ...
Cautiously Bullish: Bitcoin Price Clears Key Trendline to Pass $6.6K - Coindesk
Tue Oct 9 08:44, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph China Launches Licensed Blockchain 'Pilot Zone' to Further Tech Usage Cointelegraph Wang also noted that the pilot zone would “deepen cooperation with top research institutions across the globe and key players in the blockchain industry.” Despite its crackdown on cryptocurrency exchanges and promotion continuing this year, China ... Hainan Province and Oxford University open ' blockchain zone' Asia Times all 15 news articles »
China Launches Licensed Blockchain 'Pilot Zone' to Further Tech Usage - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 9 10:08, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk I Can't Believe This Blockchain Is Free CoinDesk Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk's advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at MIT's Digital Currency Initiative. The following article originally appeared in CoinDesk Weekly, a custom-curated newsletter delivered every ... and more »
I Can't Believe This Blockchain Is Free - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 8 23:53, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain , Artificial Intelligence Not Ready For Primetime, Financial Leaders Told Forbes Bank of America Chief Operations and Technology Officer Cathy Bessant lent her voice to a drum beat in Washington last week, saying that blockchain and AI have years to go before they have significant benefits for consumers and investors. ... Taking an ...
Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence Not Ready For Primetime, Financial Leaders Told - Forbes
Tue Oct 9 04:02, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk To Scale Bitcoin , Little Improvements Will Need to Go a Long Way CoinDesk With the scaling debate coming to a head last year – and ending with a group of big block supporting enthusiasts breaking off to form competing cryptocurrency bitcoin cash and bitcoin getting the long-awaited code upgrade Segregated Witness (SegWit) ...
To Scale Bitcoin, Little Improvements Will Need to Go a Long Way - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 8 17:21, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph IBM Launches Blockchain Food Tracking Network, Joined by Retail Giant Carrefour Cointelegraph U.S. tech giant IBM has officially launched its blockchain -based food tracking network, Food Trust, after 18 months of testing, the company revealed in a press-release Monday, October 8. In the same announcement, the corporation revealed that another ... IBM Further Solidifies Position in Blockchain Industry with New Commercial Product newsBTC IBM's Food Blockchain Is Going Live With a Supermarket Giant on Board CoinDesk IBM wields blockchain tech to ensure food safety New York Business Journal Reuters  - IBM  - IBM  - Juniper Research all 88 news articles »
IBM Launches Blockchain Food Tracking Network, Joined by Retail Giant Carrefour - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 9 07:09, 2018 GMT
Forbes IMF Issues Stark Warning Over Bitcoin And Crypto 'Rapid' Growth Forbes The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned the "rapid growth" of bitcoin and cryptocurrency assets could create "new vulnerabilities in the international financial system," as the world's banks adjust to the recent bitcoin and blockchain boom ... and more »
IMF Issues Stark Warning Over Bitcoin And Crypto 'Rapid' Growth - Forbes
Tue Oct 9 08:06, 2018 GMT
Index joins international organisations in calling on Malta's government to hold a public inquiry into the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia. The post Groups call for public inquiry into Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Groups call for public inquiry into Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder
Tue Oct 9 07:56, 2018 GMT
Belfast-based Irish News security correspondent Allison Morris told Index on Censorship her concerns about the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill in its current form. The post Counter-terror bill will impact Northern Ireland’s journalists appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Counter-terror bill will impact Northern Ireland’s journalists
Tue Oct 9 03:11, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Accumulates, Bull Break-Out Likely newsBTC Though some regulators took their time to synthesis the effects of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology before devising fitting laws, the effect is all the same: governments are now aligning with FSB and Mark Carney previous statements. At the ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Accumulates, Bull Break-Out Likely - newsBTC
Tue Oct 9 05:32, 2018 GMT
Forbes Beyond CryptoKitties: Is There A Place For Blockchain In The B2C Market? Forbes “With blockchain , transactions, records, contracts and other documents are recorded and securely stored,” said Andrew Wong, a former JPM banker who left to join IDCM to pursue his dream of cryptocurrency . ... And so it is with blockchain . Why? Because ...
Beyond CryptoKitties: Is There A Place For Blockchain In The B2C Market? - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 18:22, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Europe's largest retailer is teaming up with IBM for blockchain -based tech to track chickens, eggs, and tomatoes to ... Business Insider Europe's largest retailer, Carrefour, is rolling out blockchain based ledger to track and trace chicken, eggs, and tomatoes as they travel from farms to stores. The blockchain technology, developed by IBM, will allow the company to trace the origins of ...
Europe's largest retailer is teaming up with IBM for blockchain-based tech to track chickens, eggs, and tomatoes to ... - Business Insider
Mon Oct 8 17:40, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Ledger: Soulja Boy's ' Bitcoin ' Millions, PwC Backs a Stablecoin, Tether Sinks Below $1 Fortune PricewaterhouseCoopers, the top accounting firm better known as PwC, is backing a cryptocurrency —specifically, a so-called stablecoin backed by the U.S. dollar. The accounting firm is partnering with Cred, a decentralized lending startup that's ... PwC and Cred Partner to Develop Cryptocurrency Trading Technology Bitcoin Magazine all 9 news articles »
The Ledger: Soulja Boy's 'Bitcoin' Millions, PwC Backs a Stablecoin, Tether Sinks Below $1 - Fortune
Mon Oct 8 19:15, 2018 GMT
The Total Censorship Era: Chinese Journalists Reflect on Their Experiences China Digital Times These accounts provide valuable firsthand details about dealing with propaganda directives, sensitive words on internet platforms, and other forms of censorship that they face as a matter of routine. One interviewee asks, “Right now, the scariest thing ... and more »
The Total Censorship Era: Chinese Journalists Reflect on Their Experiences - China Digital Times
Mon Oct 8 18:45, 2018 GMT
Fortune PwC Is Backing a USD Stablecoin Cryptocurrency in Challenge to Tether Fortune While the original dollar-backed stablecoin, Tether, has become so popular that it accounts for more Bitcoin trading volume than the U.S. dollar itself, doubts persist about whether it actually has a dollar in reserve for every coin on the market. PwC and Cred Partner to Develop Cryptocurrency Trading Technology Bitcoin Magazine all 9 news articles »
PwC Is Backing a USD Stablecoin Cryptocurrency in Challenge to Tether - Fortune
Mon Oct 8 10:46, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Binance Conquered The Cryptocurrency World With Help Of A Utility Token Forbes It has also moved its base of operations to the cryptocurrency friendly island of Malta in order to benefit from beneficial regulations and laws for the nascent blockchain technology. ... The Ethereum -based token has had an interdependent relationship ... and more »
How Binance Conquered The Cryptocurrency World With Help Of A Utility Token - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 19:15, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph CNBC's Ran Neuner Says ' Bitcoin Is About to Explode,' Points to Pending ETF Decision Cointelegraph Many point to a Bitcoin ETF helping Bitcoin reach more mainstream investors, since they would not have to directly invest in the underlying asset, in this case the cryptocurrency . If listed on a regulated U.S. exchange, a Bitcoin ETF could potentially ... Bitcoin ETF Chances Better than Expected after SEC Extension? Fox Business all 4 news articles »
CNBC's Ran Neuner Says 'Bitcoin Is About to Explode,' Points to Pending ETF Decision - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 8 14:51, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin's Theoretical Price Ceiling Is Now $100k Per Coin Seeking Alpha It is possible to identify a theoretical price ceiling for Bitcoin simply by measuring the maximum throughput of the network. The soft limit and the hard limit differ, but each tells a similar story. By comparing the price today to the theoretical ...
Bitcoin's Theoretical Price Ceiling Is Now $100k Per Coin - Seeking Alpha
Sun Oct 7 13:41, 2018 GMT
Forbes Optimism Surrounding SEC's Bitcoin ETF Approval Could Boost Bitcoin Price Massively By Mid-2019 Forbes September turned out to an overall bad month for cryptocurrencies, as improving market sentiment towards the end of August took a hit in early September after reports of Goldman delaying plans for its proposed cryptocurrency trading desk surfaced ...
Optimism Surrounding SEC's Bitcoin ETF Approval Could Boost Bitcoin Price Massively By Mid-2019 - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 14:35, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph TRON CEO Claims Today's Update Will Make It '200x Faster' Than Ethereum Cointelegraph “Decentralized internet” protocol TRON's TRX token surged almost 8 percent Monday, October 8, after CEO Justin Sun claimed its forthcoming update would see it beat Ethereum on speed and EOS on cost. Odyssey 3.1, the latest version of TRON, will go live ... and more »
TRON CEO Claims Today's Update Will Make It '200x Faster' Than Ethereum - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 8 14:28, 2018 GMT
Will people trust the social network's new consumer device after all those data security problems?
Facebook's Portal video device launches amid privacy concerns - CNET
Mon Oct 8 14:44, 2018 GMT
Syracuse.com John Katko, Dana Balter disagree over internet privacy laws Syracuse.com Congress last year revoked privacy rules that would have blocked internet service providers such as Spectrum from collecting or selling information about an individual's web browsing habits without their consent. Advocates for tougher privacy ...
John Katko, Dana Balter disagree over internet privacy laws - Syracuse.com
Mon Oct 8 13:43, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Ecosystems: It's All About Growth Forbes As I have written about before, we are in the middle of a sea change in terms of how commercial markets are organized. Much of this change is being driven by blockchain technology, which can be used to replace the vertical, siloed industry structures ...
Blockchain Ecosystems: It's All About Growth - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 10:42, 2018 GMT
Forbes Can Blockchain Really Bust Through Its Barriers In The Payment Space? Forbes This lack of speed makes Bitcoin ill-fitting for payment scenarios such as brick-and-mortar retail. Newer blockchains have been working on speed and scalability improvements. Blockchain -based financial platforms Ripple and Stellar both seek to match or ... Why Bitcoin Is Struggling to Become a Mainstream Currency PCMag Maturing Cryptocurrency Market Sees the Days of the “Crypto Cowboys” Dwindle newsBTC World Trade Organization Says Ripple Could Transform Global ... The Daily Hodl all 32 news articles »
Can Blockchain Really Bust Through Its Barriers In The Payment Space? - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 11:20, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin's Price Volatility Just Hit Another 15-Month Low CoinDesk More importantly, the leading cryptocurrency witnessed a trading range of $498 and $741 in the previous two weeks, respectively. The data indicate that BTC is being squeezed in an ever-narrowing price range and, as per technical rules, a decisive move ... Bitcoin's (BTC) Volatility at an 18 Month Low as Its Whitepaper Turns 10 Yrs Old This Month Ethereum World News (blog) all 14 news articles »
Bitcoin's Price Volatility Just Hit Another 15-Month Low - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 8 12:44, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin prices mildly higher as blockchain bulls tout volatility lull MarketWatch Bitcoin prices are trading marginally higher Monday as investors look for a catalyst to break prices out of their lull. In early Monday trading a single bitcoin BTCUSD, +1.71% was changing hands at $6,604.87 up 0.9% since Sunday at 5 p.m. Eastern Time ...
Bitcoin prices mildly higher as blockchain bulls tout volatility lull - MarketWatch
Mon Oct 8 09:25, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Messaging Giant Kakao Corp Releases Blockchain Platform Testnet Ahead Of Q1 2019 Launch Cointelegraph South Korea mobile messaging giant Kakao Corp. unveiled the testnet version of its new blockchain platform Monday, October 8, ahead of a formal launch in Q1 2019, local media outlet Korea Herald reports. The platform, dubbed Klaytn, is the brainchild ... Messaging Giant Kakao Launches Its Own Blockchain for Testing CoinDesk all 12 news articles »
Messaging Giant Kakao Corp Releases Blockchain Platform Testnet Ahead Of Q1 2019 Launch - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 8 11:41, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : Not For The Faint-Hearted Even When It Seems So Hated Seeking Alpha Every major crypto coin (COIN) - Bitcoin (BTC-USD), Bitcoin cash (BCH-USD), Ethereum (ETH-USD), Ethereum Classic (ETC-USD), Litecoin (LTC-USD), XRP (XRP-USD), ZCash (ZEC-USD), ZenCash (ZEN-USD) - is down in 2018 with an average decline of ... and more »
Bitcoin: Not For The Faint-Hearted Even When It Seems So Hated - Seeking Alpha
Mon Oct 8 11:40, 2018 GMT
Europe's largest retailer Carrefour SA has adopted blockchain ledger technology to track and trace chicken, eggs and tomatoes as they travel from farms to stores, and will deploy it across all of its fresh product lines in coming years.
Chickens and eggs: Retailer Carrefour adopts blockchain to track fresh produce
Mon Oct 8 11:31, 2018 GMT
Forbes Ready To Rumble: IBM Launches Food Trust Blockchain For Commercial Use Forbes After 18 months of testing, IBM's blockchain -based food traceability platform is now live for global use by retailers, wholesalers and suppliers across the food ecosystem. The launch marks the first time ever that an enterprise blockchain network has ... IBM's Food Blockchain Is Going Live With a Supermarket Giant on Board CoinDesk Understanding the trade-offs in blockchain Royal Gazette Chickens and eggs: Retailer Carrefour adopts blockchain to track fresh produce Channel NewsAsia all 22 news articles »
Ready To Rumble: IBM Launches Food Trust Blockchain For Commercial Use - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 12:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Why Now Is The Best Time To Embrace Blockchain Technology Forbes Blockchain , to those unfamiliar with the concept, is a hyperledger. This technology makes it possible for users to enjoy a transparent and distributed digital record of transactions while doing away with the need for a central database. By ...
Why Now Is The Best Time To Embrace Blockchain Technology - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 10:44, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship is urging the House of Lords to stop the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill being enacted in its current form. The House of Lords will begin considering the bill tomorrow. The post House of Lords must stop the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill in its tracks appeared first on Index on Censorship .
House of Lords must stop the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill in its tracks
Mon Oct 8 09:56, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship is shocked and saddened at the murder of a third journalist in the European Union in the last 12 months, following the killings of Daphne Caruana Galizia in Malta and Jan Kuciak and his partner in Slovakia. The post Bulgarian authorities must promptly investigate murder of Viktoria Marinova appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Bulgarian authorities must promptly investigate murder of Viktoria Marinova
Mon Oct 8 04:01, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Why cyber attack is the biggest risk for energy companies Financial Times Energy security is no longer about shortages of supply caused by Opec embargoes or the fear that Russia will cut off gas supplies flowing into Europe. The key issue now is the integrity of the computer systems through which supply, processing and ...
Why cyber attack is the biggest risk for energy companies - Financial Times
Mon Oct 8 08:32, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blow To Bitcoin As Coinfloor CEO Makes Worrying Warning Forbes The bitcoin price has ranged between $6,200 and $6,800 through September as investors eagerly await major cryptocurrency decisions from global regulators and the world's traditional financial services companies. Now, it's been revealed the UK's oldest ...
Blow To Bitcoin As Coinfloor CEO Makes Worrying Warning - Forbes
Mon Oct 8 07:04, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph From Encrypted Messaging to Critical Fire Systems: Blockchain for Security Sector Cointelegraph As the widespread perception of a robust link that exists between cryptocurrency and cybercrime taints the whole industry, many crypto ventures are eager to prove the stereotype inaccurate. This push resulted in creation of Blockchain Alliance, a ... and more »
From Encrypted Messaging to Critical Fire Systems: Blockchain for Security Sector - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 8 06:28, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Remains Supported Above $220 newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Remains Supported Above $220. Aayush Jindal | October 8, 2018 | 6:28 am. technical ... Ethereum price remained above key supports against the US Dollar and bitcoin . ETH/USD is placed nicely for more gains above the ... and more »
Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Remains Supported Above $220 - newsBTC
Mon Oct 8 00:53, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Bullish Breakout Finally Happening? Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin has been stuck inside its symmetrical triangle consolidation for quite some time now, but bulls seem to be getting the upper hand. Price is already closing above the triangle top to signal that a longer-term climb is underway. In addition, the ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Is That a Bullish Breakout Yet? newsBTC all 2 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Bullish Breakout Finally Happening? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Mon Oct 8 03:41, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Is That a Bullish Breakout Yet? newsBTC “Much of the excitement about blockchain technology has been centred on public permissionless blockchains used for cryptocurrencies. However ... In particular, it lauded bitcoin and ethereum for being pioneers in this space that is resilient to cyber ... and more »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Is That a Bullish Breakout Yet? - newsBTC
Mon Oct 8 03:02, 2018 GMT
The Star Online Aid groups use blockchain to ensure help reaches intended recipients The Star Online Blockchain is an online ledger of transactions spread across a global network of computers that use their processing power to verify any changes. It is most famous for being used to support virtual currencies like bitcoin , but can in practice be used ...
Aid groups use blockchain to ensure help reaches intended recipients - The Star Online
Mon Oct 8 02:45, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Tron Moving Monday Markets newsBTC Bitcoin is still static, unmovable from its $6,600 level where it has been for the past week or so. BTC has not really moved at all over the past 30 days either. There is no good news for Ethereum which also lacking momentum and still lulling around ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Tron Moving Monday Markets - newsBTC
Mon Oct 8 03:55, 2018 GMT
Irish Times State's bid to become key blockchain player gets major boost Irish Times Ireland has a growing number of indigenous and multinational companies operating in the blockchain space. These include Aid:Tech, ArcNet, Cirlce First Data and ConsenSys, a company established by Joe Lubin, co-founder of bitcoin rival ethereum . and more »
State's bid to become key blockchain player gets major boost - Irish Times
Mon Oct 8 02:46, 2018 GMT
EFF What's Next For Europe's Internet Censorship Plan? EFF Implementing these patches would at least demonstrate that the negotiators understand the magnitude of the damage the directive will cause to the Internet . From what we've gathered in whispers and hints, the leaders of the Trilogues recognise that ...
What's Next For Europe's Internet Censorship Plan? - EFF
Mon Oct 8 01:58, 2018 GMT
Boing Boing (blog) We've got a front-row seat for Europe's internet censorship plan Boing Boing (blog) The EU's wide-ranging plan for indiscriminate internet censorship has progressed from a vote in the European Parliament and now reps from the EU will meet with reps from the 28 countries that make up the EU to hammer out the final text that will be put ...
We've got a front-row seat for Europe's internet censorship plan - Boing Boing (blog)
Sun Oct 7 22:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin's Low Volatility Might Mean Price Manipulation Is Waning Bitcoinist At the hearing, the regulators toned down senators' concerns over the cryptocurrency's “extreme volatility.” As Fortune reported, SEC Chairman Jay Clayton said: Just recently the volatility in Bitcoin was not as great as the volatility we've seen in ...
Bitcoin's Low Volatility Might Mean Price Manipulation Is Waning - Bitcoinist
Sun Oct 7 15:10, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Binance's CEO and Team, attend Malta's First Ever Blockchain Summit Ethereum World News (blog) The country of Malta is spearheading the regulation of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology by being the first nation to issue clear legislation and/or guidelines on the industry. To promote the country as a hub for blockchain innovation, the ... Binance's Astronomical Success is Motivated By Advertises Faced in China CCN all 12 news articles »
Binance's CEO and Team, attend Malta's First Ever Blockchain Summit - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Oct 7 19:38, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Mining empty blocks is spiking on Ethereum – that could be a problem Ethereum World News (blog) The number of mined empty blocks has been increasing on the Ethereum blockchain at a steep rate – a 637% increase since September. There has also been a rise recently in “empties” produced by the Bitmain-controlled Antpool bitcoin mining pool. Twelve ...
Mining empty blocks is spiking on Ethereum – that could be a problem - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Oct 7 17:06, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin , Altcoin Prices Shun Volatility Amid Multi-Year Trade Volume Lows Cointelegraph In altcoin markets, smaller movements than usual came on the back of Bitcoin's recent stability, with Ethereum (ETH) dropping 0.3 percent on the day to trade around $222 at press time. On the week, ETH/USD lost about 4 percent, while still being up ... Mixed Cryptocurrency Market Performance Despite This Week's Flurry of Positive News Toshi Times all 2 news articles »
Bitcoin, Altcoin Prices Shun Volatility Amid Multi-Year Trade Volume Lows - Cointelegraph
Sun Oct 7 15:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Brexit, Blockchain And The Irish Border Forbes It is too easy, even lazy to argue that given the only large-scale engagement of blockchain has been to underpin Bitcoin . There are an increasing number of companies that are finding ways to incorporate the blockchain into their businesses as a means ... and more »
Brexit, Blockchain And The Irish Border - Forbes
Sun Oct 7 13:13, 2018 GMT
Motley Fool 10 Bitcoin Basics Every Crypto Investor Should Know Motley Fool To work, bitcoin has to be hard enough to crack that those seeking to put together a fraudulent chain of transactions can't outpace the true blockchain . That requires computing power, and it identifies what could eventually be a threat to the ... and more »
10 Bitcoin Basics Every Crypto Investor Should Know - Motley Fool
Sun Oct 7 12:20, 2018 GMT
Forbes Artisanal Blockchain : How Tech Companies Trace Fine Wines And Vanilla Back To Their Source Forbes Stella Parks knows her vanilla. “It may sound like a little bit of a pinkies out sommelier type situation,” quips the trained pastry chef and Serious Eats editor, but most tasters can figure out there's a difference between Tahitian and Madagascan ...
Artisanal Blockchain: How Tech Companies Trace Fine Wines And Vanilla Back To Their Source - Forbes
Sun Oct 7 04:08, 2018 GMT
Fortune Cyber Saturday—China's Chip Hack , Amazon and Apple's Denials, Google's Trust Reversal Fortune Jigsaw, an Alphabet unit that builds security , privacy , and anti- censorship tools, has released a new app called Intra. The app is designed to block DNS manipulation attacks, a censorship tactic that certain nation-states, like Venezuela and Turkey ... and more »
Cyber Saturday—China's Chip Hack, Amazon and Apple's Denials, Google's Trust Reversal - Fortune
Sun Oct 7 12:44, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Improving Ethereum (ETH) Is A Better Option than Creating New Blockchains Ethereum World News (blog) The ICO boom of 2017 and early 2018, ushered in a new era of individual blockchain projects that aimed to solve a lot of the issues on the Ethereum (ETH) network. The most prominent ones have so far released a final product in the form of a mainnet ...
Improving Ethereum (ETH) Is A Better Option than Creating New Blockchains - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Oct 7 10:33, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Sidechains Are Bringing ICOs to Bitcoin And That Might Change Crypto Funding CoinDesk By the end of the year, an initial coin offering, or ICO, will be launched on bitcoin . You heard that right – on bitcoin . While ethereum , the second largest blockchain by market cap, and other smart contract protocols, have been the choice for the ...
Sidechains Are Bringing ICOs to Bitcoin And That Might Change Crypto Funding - CoinDesk
Sun Oct 7 10:18, 2018 GMT
CleanTechnica Smart Contract Technical Underpinnings ( Blockchain Report Excerpt) CleanTechnica Blockchain is probably most widely known to the public as “having something to do with cryptocurrency and Bitcoin , right?,” which is partially correct, but the technology itself has a wide range of applications, some of which will be crucial in the ...
Smart Contract Technical Underpinnings (Blockchain Report Excerpt) - CleanTechnica
Sun Oct 7 10:23, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Japan Appoints Blockchain -Supportive New Minister of Science and Tech Ethereum World News (blog) Takuya Hirai – has been appointed by Japan's prime minister as the new Minister of Science and IT/Technology during a period when the country is turning its focus even more towards blockchain spreading around various sectors. The crypto-verse is ...
Japan Appoints Blockchain-Supportive New Minister of Science and Tech - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Oct 6 16:32, 2018 GMT
Boing Boing (blog) Democrats unveil " Internet Bill of Rights": transparency, privacy , control, notification, Net Neutrality ... Boing Boing (blog) The Democrats' newly unveiled " Internet Bill of Rights" enumerates ten rights that the party says it will enshrine in law, ranging from Net Neutrality to data portability to timely notification of breaches to opt-in for data collection, the right to ... The Internet Bill of Rights: Democrats are pushing to regulate online privacy TechSpot Silicon Valley congressman unveils an Internet Bill of Rights Washington Post all 28 news articles »
Democrats unveil "Internet Bill of Rights": transparency, privacy, control, notification, Net Neutrality ... - Boing Boing (blog)
Sat Oct 6 23:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bogart: Bitcoin is Close to Bottoming Out Bitcoinist Bogart, a partner at Blockchain Capital, believes the top-ranked cryptocurrency will soon begin to manifest another bull run based on the many recent positive developments occurring in the industry. Leading Investor: Crypto News Isn't A Catalyst, Bitcoin Will Bottom ... newsBTC Bitcoin [BTC] has bottomed, “crypto-bonfire” during next bull run, says Blockchain Capital partner AMBCrypto Cryptocurrency Expert Says Bitcoin is Close to Bottoming, Good News Have Almost No Effect on Price Toshi Times Bitcoin Exchange Guide  - Live Bitcoin News all 17 news articles »
Bogart: Bitcoin is Close to Bottoming Out - Bitcoinist
Sat Oct 6 21:17, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Pantera's Digital Asset Fund Down 72% In 2018, Bitcoin (BTC) 'Only' Down 50% Ethereum World News (blog) As such, many prominent members of the cryptocurrency Twitter community had a field day with the statistics contained in the report. Alex Kruger, a prominent cryptocurrency commentator, poked a bit of fund at the fund, seemingly building off the ever ... and more »
Pantera's Digital Asset Fund Down 72% In 2018, Bitcoin (BTC) 'Only' Down 50% - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Oct 6 21:34, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Volatility Hits 17-Month Low, What's Next? newsBTC Bitcoin is approaching its 10th anniversary this coming January, but it has only been in the past few years that the cryptocurrency has seen mainstream adoption, and signs of institutional and corporate adoption have only been seen over the past ... and more »
Bitcoin Volatility Hits 17-Month Low, What's Next? - newsBTC
Sat Oct 6 19:58, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin's Block Size Can Be Increased Without Hard Fork, Says Blockstream Co-Founder Cointelegraph Announced in reference to Ethereum's by its co-founder Vitalik Buterin in April 2018, the term implies a method of increasing the number of transactions that a blockchain can process. The idea of sharding is that for on-chain transactions, multiple ... Blockstream Co-Founder: Scaling Bitcoin (BTC) Doesn't Require A Hard Fork Ethereum World News (blog) It may now be possible to make major changes to Bitcoin without a hard fork Chepicap all 4 news articles »
Bitcoin's Block Size Can Be Increased Without Hard Fork, Says Blockstream Co-Founder - Cointelegraph
Sat Oct 6 20:31, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Maturing Cryptocurrency Market Sees the Days of the “Crypto Cowboys” Dwindle newsBTC Blockchain and cryptocurrency , although long posing a promising digital solution to many of the issues associated with archaic monetary and digital systems, may soon be growing out of its “Lambo” and “Crypto Bro Club” phase as the technologies see ...
Maturing Cryptocurrency Market Sees the Days of the “Crypto Cowboys” Dwindle - newsBTC
Sat Oct 6 17:18, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Or Bust: Can Software 'Orchestration' Boost Adoption Of Decentralized Apps? Forbes Though talking then about a bubble in the stock market, today a new bubble - around cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum over recent years - it is hard not to imagine that if such growth is to continue it will probably need the blockchain to eat ...
Blockchain Or Bust: Can Software 'Orchestration' Boost Adoption Of Decentralized Apps? - Forbes
Sat Oct 6 18:24, 2018 GMT
Forbes Tokenized Trade Associations? Government Blockchain Group Eyes Token Ecosystem Forbes New members looking to join the association or participate in special projects would have the option of paying with tokens purchased on an exchange, or with fiat or another cryptocurrency like bitcoin . Democratized Structure. At the very least, the ...
Tokenized Trade Associations? Government Blockchain Group Eyes Token Ecosystem - Forbes
Sat Oct 6 14:25, 2018 GMT
IPWatchdog.com Gamestatix Develops a Blockchain Platform to Correct Inequalities in Booming Gaming Market IPWatchdog.com Gamestatix intends to release an ERC-20 token that can be deployed on an Ethereum blockchain . Launched in 2014, this technology makes it possible for Gamestatix to pay in a cryptocurrency that could then be transferred more readily than Bitcoin .
Gamestatix Develops a Blockchain Platform to Correct Inequalities in Booming Gaming Market - IPWatchdog.com
Sat Oct 6 11:02, 2018 GMT
CleanTechnica What Is Consensus? ( Blockchain Report Excerpt) CleanTechnica Blockchain is probably most widely known to the public as “having something to do with cryptocurrency and Bitcoin , right?,” which is partially correct, but the technology itself has a wide range of applications, some of which will be crucial in the ...
What Is Consensus? (Blockchain Report Excerpt) - CleanTechnica
Sat Oct 6 13:48, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Yale University Investing in $400 Million Cryptocurrency Fund Ethereum World News (blog) For now, the fund being led by Ehrsam is planning to invest in early stage cryptocurrency -based projects, novel blockchain designs and digital asset exchanges. Given the timing of the report, which comes just days after Coinbase was valuated at a ... The most influential endowment manager just jumped into crypto with bets on two Silicon Valley funds CNBC Yale's Own “Warren Buffett” Takes Up Positions in Two Cryptocurrency Funds newsBTC Yale University Delves Into Cryptocurrency Market CryptoSlate Fox Business  - CCN  - MyBroadband all 57 news articles »
Yale University Investing in $400 Million Cryptocurrency Fund - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Oct 6 14:00, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Blockchain Grows Up as Bankers Take the Place of 'Crypto Cowboys' TheStreet.com Now that the price of Bitcoin has since collapsed to about $6,500, and another popular cryptocurrency , Ethereum , has similarly dropped to about $230 since peaking at $1,300 in January 2018, the "boat parties" aren't quite as common as they used to be, ... and more »
Blockchain Grows Up as Bankers Take the Place of 'Crypto Cowboys' - TheStreet.com
Sat Oct 6 09:50, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin – Is That the Bottom? The SEC May Have a Final Say on That Yahoo Finance Get Into Cryptocurrency Trading Today. At the time of writing, Bitcoin was down 0.51% to $6,605.9, a choppy start to the day seeing Bitcoin fall from a morning high $6,648.2 to a morning low $6,575.7 before regaining the $6,600 handle, moves in the ... US SEC Sets October 26 Deadline for Reviewing Nine Bitcoin ETF Applications Cointelegraph SEC Files Multiple Amendments Related to Bitcoin ETFs, Paving The Way for an Approval Ethereum World News (blog) SEC Asks for Additional Comment on Rejected Bitcoin ETFs CoinDesk Coingape  - CCN  - Bitcoin Magazine  - SEC.gov all 34 news articles »
Bitcoin – Is That the Bottom? The SEC May Have a Final Say on That - Yahoo Finance
Sat Oct 6 13:29, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Vitalik Buterin's Separation from Ethereum [ETH] Already in Progress? Ethereum World News (blog) Via his official Twitter handle, the co-founder of the second largest cryptocurrency Ethereum [ETH], first seat contender against Bitcoin BTC, Vitalik Buterin replied to the question if there are plans or any thoughts on detaching from the project ... Ethereum [ETH]'s Vitalik Buterin is NOT QUITTING Ethereum Foundation anytime soon AMBCrypto Forget Buterin's 500 TX/S, Researchers Explore 17,000 TX/S on ... CCN Vitalik Buterin Under Fire Over Ethereum's Premine CryptoGlobe The Daily Hodl all 20 news articles »
Vitalik Buterin's Separation from Ethereum [ETH] Already in Progress? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Oct 6 05:04, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Pigeoncoin (PGN) Hacked Due to Bitcoin Protocol Bug, Copycat Coins in Danger? newsBTC The delay cost the PGN network 235 million PGN coins, which is more than 25 percent of the cryptocurrency's circulating supply of 923 million PGN. The Pigeoncoin hack took place on September 27 with the crashing of its nodes and a double-spending ... and more »
Pigeoncoin (PGN) Hacked Due to Bitcoin Protocol Bug, Copycat Coins in Danger? - newsBTC
Sat Oct 6 08:01, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin news: How to keep YOUR cryptocurrency safe from hackers and theft Express.co.uk According to Steven Russo, founder of digital security company Krypti, this connectedness makes bitcoin increasingly susceptible to hacking. Mr Russo exclusively told Express.co.uk: “ Blockchain itself is safe, but there are two vulnerabilities: the ...
Bitcoin news: How to keep YOUR cryptocurrency safe from hackers and theft - Express.co.uk
Sat Oct 6 06:23, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Financial Future Your Freelance Work, With New Technologies Such As Blockchain Forbes When looking ahead to the future of work, if the freelance economy is to reach its full potential, provide both parties involved with the utmost value and make for a stellar user experience, it's clear more work has to be done, and utilizing blockchain ... and more »
The Financial Future Your Freelance Work, With New Technologies Such As Blockchain - Forbes
Sat Oct 6 03:08, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Maker Making Moves in Motionless Market newsBTC Bitcoin hasn't moved in 24 hours and is hovering around $6,600 where it was this time yesterday. BTC had a bit of a spurt a few hours ago adding 50 bucks to its price but on the day it is at the same level. Ethereum has nudged up a little, 1.6% to ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Maker Making Moves in Motionless Market - newsBTC
Fri Oct 5 23:04, 2018 GMT
Government Technology Should Organizations Just Pay the Bitcoin Ransom? Survey Says, 'No' Government Technology The port did not say how much the attackers asked for but there is some evidence of bitcoin ransomware attacks being cheaper just to pay off. ... NO: The two macro issues to deal with are system vulnerability and the need for cryptocurrency regulation. and more »
Should Organizations Just Pay the Bitcoin Ransom? Survey Says, 'No' - Government Technology
Sat Oct 6 03:07, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin 'Breakthrough' Claims Block Size Increase Possible Without Hard Fork CoinDesk In this way, Friedenbach's research addresses an issue cryptocurrency developers have been grappling with for ages: how, exactly, should bigger changes be made to a massive distributed system? Many would argue that more drastic bitcoin changes are, ...
Bitcoin 'Breakthrough' Claims Block Size Increase Possible Without Hard Fork - CoinDesk
Fri Oct 5 23:07, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin is close to bottoming, cryptocurrency expert says CNBC Bitcoin is close to bottoming, and once it rebounds, this week's developments will fuel its climb, said Spencer Bogart of cryptocurrency and blockchain venture firm Blockchain Capital. "We're down about 70 percent from our highs, so I think that ...
Bitcoin is close to bottoming, cryptocurrency expert says - CNBC
Fri Oct 5 16:48, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Time Magazine Includes Blockchain Startup in Its 50 'Genius Companies 2018' List Cointelegraph American journal Time Magazine has included a blockchain startup in its recent top 50 “Genius Companies 2018" list, published Thursday, October 4. In putting together the list, the magazine asked their editors and correspondents to name "businesses ... and more »
Time Magazine Includes Blockchain Startup in Its 50 'Genius Companies 2018' List - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 5 13:04, 2018 GMT
IT World Canada Tour Trend Micro's new cyber security research lab in Toronto IT World Canada Cyber threats are becoming increasingly sophisticated, targeting everything from your inbox to elections, and Canada sees its fair share of them. Between 2011 and 2015, the percentage of total cyber attacks targeting small organizations – in Canada, 98 ... and more »
Tour Trend Micro's new cyber security research lab in Toronto - IT World Canada
Fri Oct 5 11:00, 2018 GMT
CNN The average bitcoin investor is young, rich and male - CNN - CNN.com CNN Bitcoin's biggest backers are Millennial men who live in cities and make more than $75000 a year. The average bitcoin investor really is young, rich and male KXLH Helena News Starbucks may let customers pay with bitcoin CNNMoney all 15 news articles »
The average bitcoin investor is young, rich and male - CNN - CNN.com - CNN
Fri Oct 5 13:43, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Price Volatility Falls To Lowest Of 2018 Forbes Bitcoin prices have been fluctuating within a reasonably tight range in recent weeks. Compared to earlier this year, the cryptocurrency's volatility has fallen sharply, according to Bloomberg data compiled by U.S.-based asset manager Blockforce Capital.
Bitcoin Price Volatility Falls To Lowest Of 2018 - Forbes
Fri Oct 5 18:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin prices on track for most quiescent week in 2 years MarketWatch Digital currency prices are trading mostly unchanged Friday, continuing what's been a subdued week for the cryptocurrency market. Bitcoin , BTCUSD, -0.15% the world's largest digital currency, was changing hands at $6,548.31, down 0.1% since Thursday at ...
Bitcoin prices on track for most quiescent week in 2 years - MarketWatch
Fri Oct 5 19:40, 2018 GMT
They want mandatory opt-in on data collection and strong net neutrality protections to be the law of the land in 2019.
Democrats push for 'Internet Bill of Rights' to protect your privacy - CNET
Fri Oct 5 19:08, 2018 GMT
CNET Democrats push for an Internet Bill of Rights to protect consumer privacy CNET That could be changing, as Democrats and Republicans alike talk about regulating internet privacy . Events like massive Equifax security breach, Facebook's Cambridge Analytica scandal, and foreign interference in elections has gotten the attention of ... Silicon Valley congressman unveils an Internet Bill of Rights Washington Post all 17 news articles »
Democrats push for an Internet Bill of Rights to protect consumer privacy - CNET
Fri Oct 5 18:26, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Hovers Near 6600, While Most Top Coins See Little Price Volatility Cointelegraph Taking note of Bitcoin's relative price stability recently, twitter personality and crypto trader WhalePanda tweeted today: “With everyone launching their own stablecoin Bitcoin decided to be the ultimate stablecoin.” Ethereum (ETH) is down a marginal ...
Bitcoin Hovers Near 6600, While Most Top Coins See Little Price Volatility - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 5 16:07, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph US SEC Sets October 26 Deadline for Reviewing Nine Bitcoin ETF Applications Cointelegraph The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has outlined a time frame for reviewing proposed rule changes related to a series of applications to list and trade various Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded funds (ETFs). The review period affects nine ... SEC Asks for More Comments on Rejected Bitcoin ETFs CoinDesk Bitcoin [BTC]: SEC releases report for 'rule change' to approve a Bitcoin ETF AMBCrypto all 14 news articles »
US SEC Sets October 26 Deadline for Reviewing Nine Bitcoin ETF Applications - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 5 17:06, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Hits Inflection Point With Volatility at 17-Month Low Bloomberg Is this the start of a new phase for Bitcoin or the beginning of the end for the biggest cryptocurrency ? That seems to be the question being pondered by both proponents and skeptics with volatility lingering at the lowest level since before the epic ...
Bitcoin Hits Inflection Point With Volatility at 17-Month Low - Bloomberg
Fri Oct 5 14:29, 2018 GMT
CNN What you need to know before investing in cryptocurrency CNN Apps like RobinHood and exchanges like CoinBase make investing in bitcoin , ether and a dizzying number of other digital currencies as simple as pointing and clicking. Even banks ... Blockchain is the underlying technology that makes the whole thing work. and more »
What you need to know before investing in cryptocurrency - CNN
Fri Oct 5 15:00, 2018 GMT
Cryptocurrency Custodian BitGo Adds Stellar and Dash Fortune BitGo offers support for 85 cryptocurrencies through its custody product, including Bitcoin , Ethereum , Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, and Zcash. Last month, the company debuted BitGo Trust, a qualified custodian for digital assets, approved by financial ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Custodian BitGo Adds Stellar and Dash - Fortune
Fri Oct 5 15:14, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Chilean MPs Present Blockchain Adoption Resolution to Parliament Cointelegraph MP Calisto also stressed that blockchain technology could guarantee the accuracy of all information kept. Earlier in May the president of the Chilean Central Bank stated that he was considering introducing cryptocurrency regulation in the country. He ...
Chilean MPs Present Blockchain Adoption Resolution to Parliament - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 5 11:37, 2018 GMT
CCN The most influential endowment manager just jumped into crypto with bets on two Silicon Valley funds CNBC David Swensen, who's known as Yale's 'Warren Buffett' because of his investing success with the university's endowment, is making his first big bets on cryptocurrency following the recent swoon in the price of bitcoin and other digital currencies ... Yale University Has Invested in Two Cryptocurrency Funds: Report CCN all 18 news articles »
The most influential endowment manager just jumped into crypto with bets on two Silicon Valley funds - CNBC
Fri Oct 5 08:20, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Seoul Mayor Announces Five-Year Plan for Promoting Blockchain Industry Cointelegraph The mayor of Seoul has rolled out a project to boost the blockchain industry, including setting up an $88 million public-private fund. The mayor of Seoul has announced a five-year plan to develop the blockchain industry, which will set up a public ... and more »
Seoul Mayor Announces Five-Year Plan for Promoting Blockchain Industry - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 5 07:59, 2018 GMT
Blockonomi (blog) Argentina Will Have 30 Bitcoin ATMs by the End of the Year Blockonomi (blog) A new report suggests Argentina could be getting as many as 30 cryptocurrency ATMs by the end of the year. Digital assets have become a hot subject in South America, largely thanks to growing economic problems and inflation. The peso – the primary ... Zero to 30: Bitcoin ATMs Come to Argentina as Peso Dives and Inflation Soars CCN all 27 news articles »
Argentina Will Have 30 Bitcoin ATMs by the End of the Year - Blockonomi (blog)
Fri Oct 5 07:24, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Turns Boring as Speculative Frenzy Fades Into Apathy Bloomberg The words Bitcoin and boring have rarely been uttered in the same breath. But after a dizzying rally, a gut-wrenching crash and near-constant ups and downs over the past two years, the cryptocurrency did something strange in recent weeks: it stayed ... Bitcoin's rare month of calm shows frenzy turning into apathy Economic Times all 6 news articles »
Bitcoin Turns Boring as Speculative Frenzy Fades Into Apathy - Bloomberg
Thu Oct 4 20:37, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk BlackBerry Unveils Blockchain Partnership to Support Medical ... CoinDesk BlackBerry, the software company and former maker of an eponymous line of mobile phones, announced Thursday its plans for a new blockchain platform ... BlackBerry Introduces Blockchain-Backed Platform Focused on ... Cointelegraph BlackBerry Spark BlackBerry BlackBerry Brings its EoT Vision to Healthcare to Improve Patient Outcomes PR Newswire all 28 news articles »
BlackBerry Unveils Blockchain Partnership to Support Medical ... - CoinDesk
Fri Oct 5 08:28, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Watch: Here is Why $6600 is Significant for BTC newsBTC During the past two analysis, we discussed the importance of the $6,600 resistance for bitcoin price against the US Dollar. The BTC/USD pair failed on many occasions to clear the $6,580 and $6,600 resistance zone. Moreover, there was also no close ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Watch: Here is Why $6600 is Significant for BTC - newsBTC
Fri Oct 5 10:57, 2018 GMT
CNN The average bitcoin investor really is young, rich and male CNN The survey was conducted by Clovr, a company focused on promoting the mainstream adoption of blockchain technologies -- the digital ledgers that record bitcoin transactions. It is one of ... But the results will still be a blow to true cryptocurrency ...
The average bitcoin investor really is young, rich and male - CNN
Fri Oct 5 06:28, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD's Support Turned Key Resistance newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD's Support Turned Key Resistance. Aayush Jindal | October 5, 2018 | 6:28 am. technical ... Ethereum price is mostly consolidating against the US Dollar and bitcoin . ETH/USD could decline once again if there is no close ... and more »
Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD's Support Turned Key Resistance - newsBTC
Fri Oct 5 10:54, 2018 GMT
Join Index on Censorship, PEN International and Reporters Without Borders for a candlelight vigil to mark the one-year anniversary of the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia. The post Marking one year since the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia in Malta appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Marking one year since the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia in Malta
Fri Oct 5 09:02, 2018 GMT
Houston Chronicle Is it time to reconsider cryptocurrencies like bitcoin ? Houston Chronicle Bitcoin will turn 10 years old next month, so time to check with the bitcoin trading desk, where the cryptocurrency craze appears just as foolish as it did a year ago. One bitcoin is trading at $6,425, down from $19,650 on Dec. 16, 2017. Other popular ...
Is it time to reconsider cryptocurrencies like bitcoin? - Houston Chronicle
Fri Oct 5 02:09, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Overstock's Medici Ventures Invests in Blockchain Platform to Fight Wine Counterfeits Cointelegraph Overstock.com's venture capital subsidiary Medici Ventures has invested in Israeli-based technology company VinX to develop a blockchain -powered wine futures platform, according to a press release published October 4. The exact amount of the investment ... Overstock's investment arm funded blockchain for wine TechCrunch all 19 news articles »
Overstock's Medici Ventures Invests in Blockchain Platform to Fight Wine Counterfeits - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 5 09:18, 2018 GMT
On second thought: A decision to refuse visas to two award-winning Cuban artists has been reversed The post This week at Index: Cuban artists can come to the UK after all appeared first on Index on Censorship .
This week at Index: Cuban artists can come to the UK after all
Thu Oct 4 21:04, 2018 GMT
WSYR OCM BOCES sees another cyber security attack WSYR WSYR-TV - Another cyber -attack directed at the Central New York Regional Information Center has disrupted the network, causing huge problems for school districts across Central New York. OCM BOCES says staff have been working around the clock to ...
OCM BOCES sees another cyber security attack - WSYR
Fri Oct 5 01:28, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Alibaba Files Patent for Blockchain System That Allows 'Administrative Intervention' Cointelegraph Chinese e-commerce conglomerate Alibaba has filed a patent application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for a blockchain -based system that allows a third-party administrator to intervene in a smart contract in case of illegal activities. Alibaba Seeks Patent for Blockchain that Allows 'Administrator Intervention' CCN all 4 news articles »
Alibaba Files Patent for Blockchain System That Allows 'Administrative Intervention' - Cointelegraph
Fri Oct 5 04:28, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: How High Can It Go? Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin price found support at the bottom of its rising channel visible on the 4-hour time frame but seems to be hitting an upside barrier. Price retreated upon testing the closest Fib extension level at the $6,626.3 area and could be due for another ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Nearby Upside Targets newsBTC all 2 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: How High Can It Go? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Fri Oct 5 02:44, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk ' Bitcoin's Blockchain technology will change EVERYTHING,' expert's BOMBSHELL prediction Express.co.uk Blockchain is a form of digital ledger technology based on the decentralised ideal of cryptocurrency . The technology, used by bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, is a growing list of records - called blocks - which are linked using cryptography to ...
'Bitcoin's Blockchain technology will change EVERYTHING,' expert's BOMBSHELL prediction - Express.co.uk
Thu Oct 4 20:41, 2018 GMT
InvestmentNews More big names in financial services enter the cryptocurrency world InvestmentNews The founder and executive chairman of Edelman Financial Services, an RIA with $22 billion in assets under management (not counting its merger with Financial Engines), has invested in Bitwise Asset Management, a firm creating cryptocurrency index funds ... Prominent Investor: The SEC's Approval Of a Bitcoin ETF Will Change Everything newsBTC Ric Edelman Invests in Cryptocurrency Indexer Bitwise Asset Management WealthManagement.com all 19 news articles »
More big names in financial services enter the cryptocurrency world - InvestmentNews
Thu Oct 4 23:06, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk A Multi-Million Dollar Bet Ethereum's Proof-of-Stake Isn't Coming Soon CoinDesk It's an idea that may sound blasphemous to developers building the world's second-largest blockchain , where plans have long been laid for a transition away from bitcoin's proof-of-work model to a more egalitarian alternative. Yet, entrepreneurs ... and more »
A Multi-Million Dollar Bet Ethereum's Proof-of-Stake Isn't Coming Soon - CoinDesk
Thu Oct 4 22:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Fundstrat Survey: 54% of Institutional Players Think Bitcoin Price Has Already 'Bottomed' Cointelegraph As much as 54 percent of respondents to the survey of institutions are optimistic about the cryptocurrency , saying that Bitcoin has already hit its lowest price point this year. Institutional players are also bullish in regards to the potential future ... Institutions More Bullish on Bitcoin than Retail Investors: Fundstrat CCN all 9 news articles »
Fundstrat Survey: 54% of Institutional Players Think Bitcoin Price Has Already 'Bottomed' - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 4 20:38, 2018 GMT
Mashable Russian government hackers mined bitcoin to fund attacks on FIFA, anti-doping agencies Mashable People are definitely spending bitcoin , just maybe not the kind of people proponents of cryptocurrency adoption had in mind. A lengthy indictment from the Justice Department dropped today, accusing seven Russian intelligence officers of conspiring to ... Russia used bitcoin to fund its cyberattacks, Justice Department says MarketWatch all 5,928 news articles »
Russian government hackers mined bitcoin to fund attacks on FIFA, anti-doping agencies - Mashable
Thu Oct 4 21:00, 2018 GMT
SlashGear Jigsaw app Intra released: Google tries to stop internet censorship SlashGear Jigsaw is a Google company – currently operating as their own incubator unit under Alphabet. Jigsaw aims to make the internet safer, and technology safer, and to use technology to make people safer. With Intra, they've created an app that protects ... Google releases Android encrypted DNS app that will help beat censorship Boing Boing (blog) Alphabet's new domain name tool could limit malware, censorship , and spying Fast Company The 'Intra' App Lets You Bypass Online Censorship , And Visit The Internet Without Restrictions India Times all 33 news articles »
Jigsaw app Intra released: Google tries to stop internet censorship - SlashGear
Thu Oct 4 17:39, 2018 GMT
CNBC Wall Street is calling a bottom in bitcoin , Fundstrat's Tom Lee says CNBC Wall Street is calling a bottom in bitcoin , Fundstrat's Tom Lee says. 4 Hours Ago. After Bitcoin's nearly 70 percent drop from its peak, Wall Street's major institutions are calling a bottom for the crypto, according to Fundstrat's Tom Lee. Watch CNBC ...
Wall Street is calling a bottom in bitcoin, Fundstrat's Tom Lee says - CNBC
Thu Oct 4 19:28, 2018 GMT
Tomorrow: come to our University of Chicago seminar on Renaissance censorship and internet censorship - Boing Boing (blog). Ada Palmer is a University of Chicago Renaissance historian (and so much more: librettist, science fiction novelist, and all-round polymath); she has convened a series of seminars at the University in collaboration with science and piracy historian ...
Tomorrow: come to our University of Chicago seminar on Renaissance censorship and internet censorship - Boing Boing (blog)
Thu Oct 4 13:42, 2018 GMT
Forbes Overstock.com's Medici Ventures Invests In VinX To Create Blockchain Wine Market Forbes Bullish on blockchain . While Overstock.com's own bitcoin investments may have waned, or at least shrunk, in the 2018 bear market, there is no doubting the progress that blockchain is feeling this year. Medici Ventures, headed up by president Jonathan ... Overstock's investment arm funded blockchain for wine TechCrunch Overstock's Medici Ventures Backs Firm Tackling Fake Wine With Blockchain CoinDesk all 17 news articles »
Overstock.com's Medici Ventures Invests In VinX To Create Blockchain Wine Market - Forbes
Thu Oct 4 19:10, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Spanish City of Valencia to Create 'Smart Port' Using Blockchain , Big Data Cointelegraph One of Spain's busiest ports based in the city of Valencia has announced the creation of a "smart port" which will use blockchain and big data technologies. The news was revealed in a release published Wednesday, Oct. 3, on the port's official website.
Spanish City of Valencia to Create 'Smart Port' Using Blockchain, Big Data - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 4 09:23, 2018 GMT
Tampa Bay Times Aid groups now using the same data technology as bitcoin Tampa Bay Times The UN's World Food Programme has been testing the use of blockchain technology since 2017 to manage aid for over 100,000 refugees in camps in Jordan, which hosts over 740,000 people from neighboring countries like war-torn Syria. It aims to extend it ... and more »
Aid groups now using the same data technology as bitcoin - Tampa Bay Times
Thu Oct 4 18:13, 2018 GMT
Boing Boing (blog) Google releases Android encrypted DNS app that will help beat censorship Boing Boing (blog) Google sister-company Jigsaw (previously) has released an Android app called Intra that encrypts DNS queries, which allows Android users to bypass one of the most common forms of internet censorship . At the technical level, the Intra app works by ... Alphabet's new domain name tool could limit malware, censorship , and spying Fast Company The 'Intra' App Lets You Bypass Online Censorship , And Visit The Internet Without Restrictions India Times all 33 news articles »
Google releases Android encrypted DNS app that will help beat censorship - Boing Boing (blog)
Thu Oct 4 15:26, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Report: Blockchain in Agriculture and Food Supply Will Be Worth $430 Million Cointelegraph Authored by Reportlinker, a report released this week “ Blockchain : Agriculture Market Forecast until 2023” foresees the sector growing from its current worth of $60.8 million to $429.7 million at a compound annual growth rate of 47.8 percent ... and more »
Report: Blockchain in Agriculture and Food Supply Will Be Worth $430 Million - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 4 18:13, 2018 GMT
One of the Russians accused by U.S. officials of conducting cyber attacks around the world is registered at an address in Moscow that has been identified by the U.S. government as a base of Russian military intelligence.
Address of Russian hacking suspect is a spy agency unit - records show
Thu Oct 4 16:21, 2018 GMT
Russia needs to study Dutch allegations over cyber attacks, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov was quoted as saying by Interfax news agency on Thursday.
Russia needs to study Dutch allegations over cyber attacks: Interfax
Thu Oct 4 13:43, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin on the rise; Gemini obtains insurance for its digital assets MarketWatch Cryptocurrency prices drifted higher Thursday, attempting to regain Wednesday's losses that took bitcoin , the world's largest digital currency, to a 10-day low toward $6,400. A single bitcoin BTCUSD, +1.62% was changing hands at $6,541.79, up 1.5 ...
Bitcoin on the rise; Gemini obtains insurance for its digital assets - MarketWatch
Thu Oct 4 15:05, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin was used to fund Russia's cyberattacks, Justice Department says MarketWatch The Justice Department indictment against seven Russian military officers for a series of alleged cyber attacks unveiled Thursday contained another allegation that Russia turned to bitcoin to fund its efforts. The indictment alleges that from December ... and more »
Bitcoin was used to fund Russia's cyberattacks, Justice Department says - MarketWatch
Thu Oct 4 12:19, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Won't Break $9000 This Year, Galaxy Digital's Novogratz Says Cointelegraph 2017, when cryptocurrency prices skyrocketed, Novogratz predicted that Bitcoin could climb as high as $45,000 within 12 months. In summer 2018, Novogratz slightly changed his mind, stating that mass adoption of cryptocurrencies and blockchain  ... Bitcoin [BTC] will cross $10000 mark next year, says Michael Novogratz AMBCrypto all 17 news articles »
Bitcoin Won't Break $9000 This Year, Galaxy Digital's Novogratz Says - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 4 14:15, 2018 GMT
Cheaters never prosper.
Malware scam targets Fortnite cheaters and their bitcoin wallets - CNET
Thu Oct 4 14:44, 2018 GMT
The electrical grid, telecommunications and municipal systems are vulnerable to hackers.
Campaign 2018: Cyberattacks on infrastructure could suppress voter turnout - CNET
Thu Oct 4 13:35, 2018 GMT
The Hill Irish data watchdog opens investigation into Facebook breach The Hill Ireland's internet privacy regulator has opened an investigation into the massive data breach Facebook announced last week affecting at least 50 million users. The Data Protection ... Regulation (GDPR). The investigation will focus on if Facebook is ... and more »
Irish data watchdog opens investigation into Facebook breach - The Hill
Thu Oct 4 10:13, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Air France-KLM signs up blockchain partnership Financial Times Air France-KLM said it was exploring ways to use blockchain -based technology to cut costs for flyers and increase profits for suppliers by cutting out middlemen. The airline said it had signed up a new partnership with Winding Tree, a specialist in ... Air France–KLM looks at blockchain to cut costs for flyers City A.M. all 13 news articles »
Air France-KLM signs up blockchain partnership - Financial Times
Thu Oct 4 13:26, 2018 GMT
Forbes Trick-Or-Treat: 13 Blockchain Companies By Industry That Will Have Your Cauldrons Bubbling For 2019 Forbes In its partnership with electronic dance music (EDM) producer, DJ 3LAU (aka Justin Blau), blockchain entertainment studio, Singular DTV, and festival promoter, Prime Social Group, Our Music Festival (OMF) provides a cryptocurrency ecosystem ...
Trick-Or-Treat: 13 Blockchain Companies By Industry That Will Have Your Cauldrons Bubbling For 2019 - Forbes
Thu Oct 4 12:06, 2018 GMT
The European Union's top officials expressed serious concern on Thursday about a cyber attack carried out against the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) in The Hague by Russia's military intelligence service.
Top EU officials deplore Russian cyber attack on chemical weapons body
Thu Oct 4 12:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Much Will Blockchain Really Affect Digital Marketing? Forbes In this article, I'd like to focus more on the impact that blockchain will have on the industry as a whole -- from content creators all the way to advertisers. Despite the confusion surrounding its technology, I believe that new blockchain applications ...
How Much Will Blockchain Really Affect Digital Marketing? - Forbes
Thu Oct 4 04:28, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Another Bullish Breakout Attempt? Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin is trading higher inside an ascending channel on the 1-hour chart, and support that coincided with the bottom of a long-term triangle held once more. Price is now at the mid-channel area of interest and sustained bullish pressure past this ... Bitcoin price: ' Bitcoin is here to stay' says Donald Trump appointee on future of crypto Express.co.uk all 21 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Another Bullish Breakout Attempt? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Thu Oct 4 10:08, 2018 GMT
The UK has overturned a decision to refuse visas to two award-winning Cuban artists who had been invited to take up a two-week artistic residency in Britain. The post UK overturns decision to refuse visas to award-winning Cuban artists appeared first on Index on Censorship .
UK overturns decision to refuse visas to award-winning Cuban artists
Thu Oct 4 07:53, 2018 GMT
Forbes Ethereum And Litecoin Could Be Boosted By An Exciting New Exchange Offering Forbes Ethereum , traded through the digital token ether, and litecoin could be about to join bitcoin in the futures market after U.S. retail brokerage TD Ameritrade announced it is investing in new cryptocurrency exchange, ErisX. TD Ameritrade's 11 million ... Stock brokerage giant TD Ameritrade bets on a new cryptocurrency exchange CNBC High-speed traders back new cryptocurrency market Financial News TD Ameritrade invests in cryptocurrency exchange ErisX Reuters newsBTC  - CCN all 102 news articles »
Ethereum And Litecoin Could Be Boosted By An Exciting New Exchange Offering - Forbes
Thu Oct 4 06:51, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Blockchain -Enabled Intelligent IoT Economy Forbes Clearly, there are multiple reasons as to why this is the case, but I firmly believe that one of those reasons is the convergence of IoT and Artificial Intelligence with Blockchain as the infrastructural backbone, which is unlocking the next step not ...
The Blockchain-Enabled Intelligent IoT Economy - Forbes
Thu Oct 4 05:02, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Startup Acinq Raises $1.7 Million to Double Down on Lightning CoinDesk Lightning isn't just a big hit with developers, the promising bitcoin technology is now attracting a little attention from investors. Acinq, one of the leading startups working on the lightning network, a top-level layer aiming to boost the number of ... and more »
Bitcoin Startup Acinq Raises $1.7 Million to Double Down on Lightning - CoinDesk
Thu Oct 4 02:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Report: Blockchain in Manufacturing Market Will Be Worth $500 Million by 2025 Cointelegraph A recent report by technology research company ReportLinker shows that blockchain technology in the U.S. manufacturing sector is expected to grow significantly from 2020–2025. While preparing the report, the authors split blockchain usage by ... and more »
Report: Blockchain in Manufacturing Market Will Be Worth $500 Million by 2025 - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 4 03:20, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk 'It could get really bad' - Bitcoin expert warns of IMMINENT DROP in cryptocurrency price Express.co.uk Yesterday bitcoin's price was $6,571 (£5,080) at its height, which dropped 2 percent to $6,436 (£4,976) over 24 hours. While only a small swing, the fact the price dipped below a key price point - known as a horizontal support - could be interpreted as ... Bitcoin Price Unexpectedly Rises to $6600, as Market Adds $5 Billion in Hours CCN all 2 news articles »
'It could get really bad' - Bitcoin expert warns of IMMINENT DROP in cryptocurrency price - Express.co.uk
Thu Oct 4 01:56, 2018 GMT
Alleged attacks include raids on the World Anti-Doping Agency, when athletes' data was published, and the US Democratic Party.
UK accuses Russia's GRU military intelligence of cyber attacks
Wed Oct 3 19:20, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph JPMorgan's Focus on Blockchain Is Part of Digital Transformation Roadmap, New Study Reveals Cointelegraph The bank remains, however, notably risk-averse when it comes to cryptocurrencies, with CEO Jamie Dimon making notorious anti- Bitcoin (BTC) remarks on several occasions. Nonetheless, other senior figures within the company have hinted at a potential ... and more »
JPMorgan's Focus on Blockchain Is Part of Digital Transformation Roadmap, New Study Reveals - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 3 21:45, 2018 GMT
Eater SF To Test Blockchain Technology, Oracle Turns to Local Beer Eater SF Blockchain , prized for its decentralized nature and security, is best known as the basis for exchanges of cryptocurrency like Bitcoin . But Oracle and others are betting on blockchain's more practical applications, which include supply chain tracking ...
To Test Blockchain Technology, Oracle Turns to Local Beer - Eater SF
Thu Oct 4 01:49, 2018 GMT
GRU orchestrated hacks on Democratic National Committee and World Anti-Doping Agency, says UK foreign secretary.
UK says Russian spy agency behind 'reckless' cyberattacks - CNET
Wed Oct 3 23:35, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph US: Legislators Introduce Bill to Find Common Definition of Blockchain Technology Cointelegraph The release notes that current definitions of blockchain technology in different draft bills differ. For this reason, the bill proposes that the U.S. Department of Commerce creates a working group formed both by federal officials and members of the ... US Lawmakers Push for ' Blockchain ' Definition in New Congressional Bill CoinDesk all 6 news articles »
US: Legislators Introduce Bill to Find Common Definition of Blockchain Technology - Cointelegraph
Thu Oct 4 00:46, 2018 GMT
The U.S. government on Wednesday warned that a hacking group widely known as cloudhopper, which Western cybersecurity firms have linked to the Chinese government, has launched attacks on technology service providers in a campaign to steal data from their clients.
U.S. warns of new hacking spree from group linked to China
Wed Oct 3 23:53, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Could Be Killed By The Banks That Created It -- Here's Why Forbes Banks are in the midst of mobilizing their response to the emergence of bitcoin and blockchain . Some of that response has been an embrace. Elsewhere, it has had a firmer hand. The cryptocurrency XRP, better known as ripple, is one such way banks are ...
Bitcoin Could Be Killed By The Banks That Created It -- Here's Why - Forbes
Wed Oct 3 18:31, 2018 GMT
CNBC Stock brokerage giant TD Ameritrade bets on a new cryptocurrency exchange CNBC The U.S. brokerage firm announced a strategic investment in an exchange called ErisX, which offers both bitcoin spot and futures trading. “We wanted to find a platform that would be fully regulated, and something that has that capital markets feel ... High-speed traders back new cryptocurrency market Financial News TD Ameritrade invests in cryptocurrency exchange ErisX Reuters Major Wall Street Institutions are Finally Launching an Ethereum Futures Market newsBTC Crain's Chicago Business  - CCN all 91 news articles »
Stock brokerage giant TD Ameritrade bets on a new cryptocurrency exchange - CNBC
Wed Oct 3 22:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg From Pizza To Lambos: Charting Bitcoin's First Decade Bloomberg Ten years ago this month, Satoshi Nakamoto published a paper online introducing the concept of a “purely peer-to-peer version of electronic cash” called Bitcoin . But it wasn't until May 2010, when software developer Laszlo Hanyecz swapped 10,000 ...
From Pizza To Lambos: Charting Bitcoin's First Decade - Bloomberg
Wed Oct 3 19:35, 2018 GMT
Computerworld Blockchain -as-a-service predicted to be $7B market Computerworld The Azure service is open to a variety of blockchain protocols, supporting simple Unspent Transaction Output-based protocols (UTXO) like Hyperledger; more sophisticated Smart Contract-based protocols like Ethereum ; and others as they are developed ... Bitcoin price latest: Could Amazon and Microsoft boost bitcoin's price? Express.co.uk Major US Institution Bank of America Bullish on Blockchain Market Ethereum World News (blog) Blockchain could be a $7 billion market and a major boost to Amazon, Microsoft, Bank of America says CNBC Cointelegraph  - Bitcoinist all 30 news articles »
Blockchain-as-a-service predicted to be $7B market - Computerworld
Wed Oct 3 19:43, 2018 GMT
Facebook's lead regulator in the European Union, the Irish Data Protection Commissioner (DPC), on Wednesday commenced an investigation into a massive cyberattack on the social networking site that the company disclosed last week.
Facebook's lead EU regulator opens probe into data breach
Wed Oct 3 16:54, 2018 GMT
Mashable You can now save a whopping 58% on the NordVPN one-year deal Mashable NordVPN is offering advanced security , total internet freedom, and complete privacy , all for £3.84 a month as part of their one-year plan. Ideal for those not looking for a super long commitment. This price represents a 58% saving on list price. Over ... and more »
You can now save a whopping 58% on the NordVPN one-year deal - Mashable
Wed Oct 3 13:30, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Core 0.17.0 Is Released: Here's What's New Bitcoin Magazine This can make accounting easier and more convenient, and users can more easily benefit from increased privacy as the different wallets cannot be linked to each other by blockchain analysis. However, up until now, new wallets could only be created when ... and more »
Bitcoin Core 0.17.0 Is Released: Here's What's New - Bitcoin Magazine
Wed Oct 3 15:19, 2018 GMT
Journalists and authors question whether science is losing out to emotions at the launch of Index on Censorship magazine's Age of Unreason issue The post Storytelling and appealing to emotions are valid ways of arguing, debate panellists at Index autumn magazine launch appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Storytelling and appealing to emotions are valid ways of arguing, debate panellists at Index autumn magazine launch
Wed Oct 3 14:29, 2018 GMT
There's a 'chronic lack of demand' for bitcoin , says analyst MarketWatch Major cryptocurrency prices were trading firmly lower Wednesday, breaking a recent bout of mostly sideways trading. Bitcoin , the world's largest virtual currency, broke out of its $6,500 to $6,600 range and a single bitcoin BTCUSD, -0.62% was last ...
There's a 'chronic lack of demand' for bitcoin, says analyst - MarketWatch
Wed Oct 3 13:53, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin won't top $9000 by year's end, Novogratz says CNBC Novogratz, whose cryptocurrency -focused merchant bank Galaxy Digital went public on a Canadian stock exchange on earlier, called a bottom for bitcoin prices in September. Novogrtaz said Tuesday that said meaningful institutional investors money will ...
Bitcoin won't top $9000 by year's end, Novogratz says - CNBC
Wed Oct 3 12:00, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph 'Ethical Questions': Senior Executive Halts Wall Street Journal's Own Cryptocurrency Cointelegraph Russolillo teamed up with Japanese developer Makuto Takemiya to use Hyperledger's Iroha blockchain as the basis for WSJ Coin. The two fixed a supply of 8.4 billion units, which they arrived at by averaging the supply of the top ten cryptocurrencies by ... and more »
'Ethical Questions': Senior Executive Halts Wall Street Journal's Own Cryptocurrency - Cointelegraph
Wed Oct 3 13:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes A First For Manhattan: $30M Real Estate Property Tokenized With Blockchain Forbes A luxury Manhattan condo development is getting a new digital home on the worldwide Ethereum blockchain . The building, a completed 12 unit construction with 1700 sq ft units located on 436 & 442 E 13th St in the East Village, is the first major asset ...
A First For Manhattan: $30M Real Estate Property Tokenized With Blockchain - Forbes
Wed Oct 3 07:50, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blow To Bitcoin As US Investment Trust Tanks Forbes But the way investors are buying into bitcoin and cryptocurrency is changing. It has been reported institutional investors, such as hedge funds, earlier this year replaced high net-worth individuals as the biggest buyers of bitcoin and cryptocurrency ... Bitcoin Investment Trust Shares Down 80 Percent, Investors Cite Low Prices, High Fees Cointelegraph Bitcoin Investment Trust Loses Luster Bloomberg US Bitcoin Investment Trust Drops to Lowest Levels in a Year newsBTC all 19 news articles »
Blow To Bitcoin As US Investment Trust Tanks - Forbes
Wed Oct 3 11:11, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Coinbase Rolls Out System to Free Up Stuck Bitcoin Payments CoinDesk With transaction fees "volatile and unpredictable," sending cryptocurrencies can sometimes be frustrating. So says U.S.-based crypto exchange Coinbase in a new blog post that sets out the issues rising from shifting miner fees, and exactly what it has ... and more »
Coinbase Rolls Out System to Free Up Stuck Bitcoin Payments - CoinDesk
Wed Oct 3 11:00, 2018 GMT
Intra looks to take on DNS manipulation used by governments to censor the internet.
Google tested out this security app with activists in Venezuela. Now you can use it too - CNET
Wed Oct 3 11:01, 2018 GMT
WIRED BitTorrent's Creator Wants to Build a Better Bitcoin WIRED On the technical side, the Chia cryptocurrency is the result of Cohen looking hard at the guts of Bitcoin and trying to design substitutes that are less dangerous to the planet, and more palatable to banks. “Satoshi was not a really great protocols ...
BitTorrent's Creator Wants to Build a Better Bitcoin - WIRED
Wed Oct 3 08:22, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price latest: Could Amazon and Microsoft boost bitcoin's price? Express.co.uk IBM recently landed a seminal five-year $740 million agreement with the Australian government to use blockchain to improve data security and automation across federal departments. Microsoft announced the launch of its Ethereum -based Azure cloud ... Bank of America: Blockchain Market Could Hit $7 Bln, Will Give Boost to Amazon, Microsoft Cointelegraph Blockchain could be a $7 billion market and a major boost to Amazon, Microsoft, Bank of America says CNBC all 18 news articles »
Bitcoin price latest: Could Amazon and Microsoft boost bitcoin's price? - Express.co.uk
Wed Oct 3 09:31, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal WSJCoin: Yes, We Created Our Own Cryptocurrency Wall Street Journal Traveling to Japan, a hotbed for cryptocurrencies, we found that creating a coin is relatively easy: Find a blockchain startup, watch the founder type some code on a screen and a cryptocurrency is born. No wonder there are more than 2,000 of them ... and more »
WSJCoin: Yes, We Created Our Own Cryptocurrency - Wall Street Journal
Wed Oct 3 08:07, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Can Blockchain Thrive In The Face Of European GDPR Blockade? Forbes “[Compliance and interpretation] will keep happening more and more once the first Blockchain - Bitcoin - is recognised by The SEC, likely 2019,” Power added. “This event is the catalyst to recognise crypto assets as an asset class here to stay, albeit ... CEO of Blockchain Browser Brave Urges US Senate to Consider European Privacy Standards Cointelegraph all 54 news articles »
How Can Blockchain Thrive In The Face Of European GDPR Blockade? - Forbes
Wed Oct 3 04:31, 2018 GMT
Glossy Beauty platforms have started using cryptocurrency to attract users Glossy Virtual currencies like Bitcoin have evolved from being a fringe hobby to a mainstream economy that will reach a total value of $1 trillion this year. Subsequently, beauty platforms are leveraging them and blockchain technology, which is a way of ...
Beauty platforms have started using cryptocurrency to attract users - Glossy
Wed Oct 3 00:26, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Investment Trust Shares Down 80 Percent, Investors Cite Low Prices, High Fees Cointelegraph Grayscale Investments Inc., the company behind GBTC, reportedly has $1.5 billion in assets under management, and is one of the largest cryptocurrency asset managers in the world. GBTC is an open-ended grantor trust, the purpose of which is to track BTC ... Bitcoin Investment Trust Loses Luster Bloomberg GBTC Premium Down 10%: Will Bitcoin Drop in Price or is ETF Hype Rising Again? CCN all 11 news articles »
Bitcoin Investment Trust Shares Down 80 Percent, Investors Cite Low Prices, High Fees - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 2 18:08, 2018 GMT
Forbes Why Blockchain Is No Silver Bullet For Cyber Threats Forbes Besides Blockchain itself a growing number of companies like Ethereum and Blockstack offer the same decentralized architecture to protect and authenticate all kinds of data. ... U.K.-based Quantum Resistant Ledger, for example, is experimenting with ...
Why Blockchain Is No Silver Bullet For Cyber Threats - Forbes
Tue Oct 2 20:05, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk ' Bitcoin Bug' Exploited on Crypto Fork as Attacker Prints 235 Million Pigeoncoins CoinDesk A severe bug discovered just weeks ago in bitcoin's code has been exploited – albeit on a lesser-known cryptocurrency . The developers behind the pigeoncoin cryptocurrency confirmed the exploit to CoinDesk on Tuesday, reporting that an unknown attacker ...
'Bitcoin Bug' Exploited on Crypto Fork as Attacker Prints 235 Million Pigeoncoins - CoinDesk
Tue Oct 2 22:44, 2018 GMT
Facebook Inc said on Tuesday that investigators have determined that hackers did not access other sites that use the social networking site's single sign-on in a massive cyberattack that the company disclosed last week.
Facebook says hackers did not use stolen logins on third-party sites
Tue Oct 2 14:56, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin News (press release) Draconian Digital Search Laws Threaten Bitcoiners Passing Through Customs Bitcoin News (press release) News. Bitcoin .com has previously published guides on protecting your privacy and concealing your affinity for cryptocurrency when traveling abroad to avoid scrutiny. While owning cryptocurrency is not illegal, it may be enough to invite an enhanced search. and more »
Draconian Digital Search Laws Threaten Bitcoiners Passing Through Customs - Bitcoin News (press release)
Tue Oct 2 19:14, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Investment Trust Loses Luster Bloomberg Grayscale Bitcoin Investment Trust, or GBTC, which tracks Bitcoin's market price, has seen its net asset value hit its lowest point since the cryptocurrency's price surged late last year. Shares of GBTC are down around 80 percent since Bitcoin hit a ... GBTC Premium Down 10%: Will Bitcoin Drop in Price or is ETF Hype Rising Again? CCN all 5 news articles »
Bitcoin Investment Trust Loses Luster - Bloomberg
Tue Oct 2 20:44, 2018 GMT
Facebook Inc said on Tuesday that its investigators have determined that hackers did not access other sites that use the social networking site's single sign-on in a massive cyber attack that the company disclosed on Friday.
Facebook says hackers did not access other sites that use its login
Tue Oct 2 17:40, 2018 GMT
Here's what cooled the bitcoin trading frenzy MarketWatch In fact, the 30-day volatility index for the world's largest digital currency hit a 12-week low of 2.55% Tuesday, its lowest level since July 10 and more than 500 basis points lower from where it began the year at 8.02%, according to Buy Bitcoin Worldwide.
Here's what cooled the bitcoin trading frenzy - MarketWatch
Tue Oct 2 16:53, 2018 GMT
BBC News Could Blockchain solve Irish border issue? BBC News But just how he thinks a decentralised and immutable database will smooth the path of goods across the border is unclear. After all, the only large-scale deployment of blockchain to date has been in providing the infrastructure for Bitcoin , where, in ... Chancellor's blockchain idea is a desperate scrape of the Brexit barrel Financial Times UK Finance Minister: Blockchain Could Be Solution to Irish Border Trade Issue After Brexit Cointelegraph all 979 news articles »
Could Blockchain solve Irish border issue? - BBC News
Tue Oct 2 16:34, 2018 GMT
CNBC Blockchain could be a $7 billion market and a major boost to Amazon, Microsoft, Bank of America says CNBC Blockchain adoption will eventually be a multi billion-dollar opportunity for tech companies like Amazon and Microsoft, according to new estimates from Bank of America. Based on the analysis, the entire total addressable market for blockchain will ... and more »
Blockchain could be a $7 billion market and a major boost to Amazon, Microsoft, Bank of America says - CNBC
Tue Oct 2 16:28, 2018 GMT
This company will enable you to earn interest on your cryptocurrency MarketWatch Compound, a money-market protocol that runs on the ethereum blockchain —the distributed-ledger technology that underpins all cryptocurrencies—will enable crypto owners to lend out coins they are not using to suitors who have a need for crypto ...
This company will enable you to earn interest on your cryptocurrency - MarketWatch
Tue Oct 2 15:12, 2018 GMT
ABC News World's 1st blockchain university to begin teaching in 2019 ABC News The pioneers at Woolf University will use blockchain , the technology behind crypto-currencies such as bitcoin , to provide a system of one-to-one education that will prove cheaper for students and pay more for teachers. Forbes recently described the ... and more »
World's 1st blockchain university to begin teaching in 2019 - ABC News
Tue Oct 2 14:29, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Is About To Move--But In Which Direction? Forbes Market timing is the most difficult thing of all. It's the very skill that you need to have to make a fortune in the markets and funnily enough it is technically impossible to have. This is by way of apology for the market timing prediction I'm about ...
Bitcoin Is About To Move--But In Which Direction? - Forbes
Tue Oct 2 14:03, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin struggles for direction as traders pine for breakout MarketWatch “ Bitcoin price is consolidating on the back of low volume,” wrote Naeem Aslam, chief market analyst at Think Markets U.K., evident by futures volumes, which slumped to their lowest levels since Sept. 20 on the CME Group exchange with just 1,514 ...
Bitcoin struggles for direction as traders pine for breakout - MarketWatch
Tue Oct 2 11:58, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Chancellor's blockchain idea is a desperate scrape of the Brexit barrel Financial Times A blockchain , in its purest form, is an energy-intensive, slow, unwieldy bit of technology which keeps a record of cryptocurrency transactions. But that “currency” is nothing more than a string of digits. It doesn't exist outside of the internet. In ... and more »
Chancellor's blockchain idea is a desperate scrape of the Brexit barrel - Financial Times
Tue Oct 2 12:03, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal The Bots Manipulating Bitcoin's Price Wall Street Journal Investors know bitcoin's violent mood swings well. What they often don't know is that unscrupulous traders, wielding purpose-built software, can be behind them. Manipulation in cryptocurrencies is a growing concern for regulators—and even for some ...
The Bots Manipulating Bitcoin's Price - Wall Street Journal
Tue Oct 2 06:13, 2018 GMT
2 New Laws Tighten Internet -Connected Devices' Security Techwire.net Gov. Jerry Brown has signed two bills that could make manufacturers of Internet -connected devices more responsible for ensuring the privacy and security of California residents. Brown signed Assembly Bill 1906 by Assemblywoman Jacqui Irwin, ... and more »
2 New Laws Tighten Internet-Connected Devices' Security - Techwire.net
Tue Oct 2 11:15, 2018 GMT
Forbes Creating Scalability On Ethereum Forbes A challenge my team and I have encountered is achieving scalability on the Ethereum blockchain , which we use for payments on our platform. Others have discussed Ethereum's scalability in recent weeks. As alluded to here, what many overlook is that ... and more »
Creating Scalability On Ethereum - Forbes
Tue Oct 2 00:36, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bill Clinton: 'Permutations and Possibilities of Blockchain are Staggeringly Great' Cointelegraph Following a keynote address at the event, Clinton spoke with Gene Sperling, who was his economic advisor from 1996-2001, where they covered a range of topics from foreign policy and cultural issues to blockchain and cryptocurrency investing and banking. A former US president walks into a blockchain conference… TechCrunch What Is Bill Clinton Doing at a Cryptocurrency Event? Observer Bill Clinton: Over-Regulation Could Kill Blockchain's 'Golden Goose' CoinDesk TheStreet.com all 19 news articles »
Bill Clinton: 'Permutations and Possibilities of Blockchain are Staggeringly Great' - Cointelegraph
Tue Oct 2 07:20, 2018 GMT
When Sunny Singh was writing her last novel, “Hotel Arcadia,” featuring an Indian protagonist caught in a terrorist siege, she received a response from a publisher she didn’t expect: “We already have our female war correspondent novel of the year.” They didn’t need another one. The post How the publishing industry systemically silences voices from marginalised groups appeared first on Index on Censorship .
How the publishing industry systemically silences voices from marginalised groups
Tue Oct 2 07:03, 2018 GMT
Asharq Al-awsat English Google Launches 'Abtal Al Internet ' Security Program for Children Asharq Al-awsat English The program also includes an amusing electronic game known as "A'lam Al Internet ", featuring many adventures that tackle electronic safety, learning about electronic fraud, avoiding cyber -bullying, basics of privacy and security , maintaining digital ...
Google Launches 'Abtal Al Internet' Security Program for Children - Asharq Al-awsat English
Tue Oct 2 06:25, 2018 GMT
Marking the 50th year anniversary of the end of UK theatre censorship ushered in by the Theatres Act of 1968, Index on Censorship hosted The Lord Chamberlain Regrets - Theatre and Censorship workshop looking at Noel Coward's controversial plays. The post Noel Coward’s censored plays brought to life at British Library appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Noel Coward’s censored plays brought to life at British Library
Tue Oct 2 06:41, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Adoption Could Be In For A Big Boost Forbes Bitcoin adoption, getting people to exchange their bitcoins for goods and services, continues to be a problem for cryptocurrencies — but that could be about to change as the closely watched Lightning Network continues to grow. Now, enterprising ...
Bitcoin Adoption Could Be In For A Big Boost - Forbes
Tue Oct 2 00:48, 2018 GMT
Forbes Federal Reserve VP Describes The Limits Cryptocurrency Partnerships Forbes Throughout the course of a 20 minute conversation, Cunha detailed some of the early stage blockchain experiments his team of 200 has undertaken using both ethereum and Hyperledger Fabric. ... Speaking on a panel about whether or not crytpocurrency ...
Federal Reserve VP Describes The Limits Cryptocurrency Partnerships - Forbes
Mon Oct 1 15:00, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Edge computing: the cyber security risks you must consider ZDNet Devices deployed as part of edge computing infrastructure aren't just at risk of digital attacks either: physical security needs to be a consideration, in addition to cyber security . "From a cyber -physical perspective you're not only protecting the ... and more »
Edge computing: the cyber security risks you must consider - ZDNet
Mon Oct 1 17:55, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Value Indicator - October 2018 Seeking Alpha Source: blockchain .com. That low point in unique addresses is a point where Bitcoin was hovering around $6,900 USD back around April 11, 2018. Using the seven-day average of the number of unique addresses (which smoothes out low points caused by ...
Bitcoin Value Indicator - October 2018 - Seeking Alpha
Mon Oct 1 21:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Lacklustre Markets See Bitcoin Dip Below $6600, Top Altcoins See Minor Losses Cointelegraph Nonetheless, after the asset's unprecedented September growth – which saw it briefly outflank Ethereum to claim the second spot ranking on CoinMarketCap listings – Ripple's weekly chart is still 14 percent in the green. On the month ... In a speech ... A former US president walks into a blockchain conference… TechCrunch Cryptocurrency Market Update: XRP Level With Ethereum as Ripple Swell Event Kicks Off newsBTC Bill Clinton: Over-Regulation Could Kill Blockchain's 'Golden Goose' CoinDesk Compelo  - Observer  - Hacked  - CoinMarketCap all 250 news articles »
Lacklustre Markets See Bitcoin Dip Below $6600, Top Altcoins See Minor Losses - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 1 17:36, 2018 GMT
What's the deal with blockchain in healthcare: 5 takeaways Becker's Hospital Review In recent years, there has been a flurry of excitement surrounding the use of blockchain technology to improve healthcare. Despite the buzz, most healthcare executives and providers aren't well versed in blockchain . During a panel discussion at Becker ...
What's the deal with blockchain in healthcare: 5 takeaways - Becker's Hospital Review
Mon Oct 1 23:17, 2018 GMT
Low-cost smartphones and mobile data are giving creative freedom to India's entertainment industry.
How a lesbian love story is bypassing the Indian censors
Mon Oct 1 23:05, 2018 GMT
ABC News Australia's surveillance laws could damage internet security globally, overseas critics say ABC News Australia's new technology surveillance laws are drawing increasing scrutiny from international privacy groups and technology companies. Crimes, smartphone applications and data can cross borders thanks to the internet , and the proposed legislation is ...
Australia's surveillance laws could damage internet security globally, overseas critics say - ABC News
Mon Oct 1 18:29, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Ends September With Lowest Price Volatility Seen in 15 Months CoinDesk Bitcoin traded in a range of just under $1,500 over the course of the month of September, its narrowest monthly trading range since July 2017, data reveals. At close of trading Sunday, bitcoin (BTC) officially ended the 30-day period with a trading ...
Bitcoin Ends September With Lowest Price Volatility Seen in 15 Months - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 1 20:01, 2018 GMT
CNBC Ripple's cryptocurrency product goes live for the first time with three financial firms CNBC Both of those countries have banned the controversial practice known as an initial coin offering, where blockchain ventures sell new digital tokens in exchange for cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ether, or cash. "If the industry in general got more ... Ripple says 3 clients are putting xRapid into full commercial use Yahoo Finance all 49 news articles »
Ripple's cryptocurrency product goes live for the first time with three financial firms - CNBC
Mon Oct 1 17:03, 2018 GMT
Forbes Hyperledger and Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Join Forces In Enterprise Blockchain Boost Forbes Initial coin offering and cryptocurrency markets may be stuck in a doldrums, but the enterprise blockchain space continues to plow new ground with Hyperledger and Enterprise Ethereum Alliance announcing a new collaborative framework on Monday. Two of Blockchain's Biggest Consortiums Just Joined Forces CoinDesk all 9 news articles »
Hyperledger and Enterprise Ethereum Alliance Join Forces In Enterprise Blockchain Boost - Forbes
Mon Oct 1 15:38, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum Startup Parity Adds Casper Code to Custom Blockchain Toolbox CoinDesk Parity Technologies has added an early version of ethereum's hotly anticipated Casper code change to its blockchain development platform, Substate. Released on GitHub yesterday, the code more specifically contains a mechanism to transition to the ... and more »
Ethereum Startup Parity Adds Casper Code to Custom Blockchain Toolbox - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 1 13:10, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Major Chinese Tech Magazine Adds Payment in Bitcoin to Show Blockchain 'Practicality' Cointelegraph Responding to queries about the BSTR move on social media, Chinese cryptocurrency news commentator cnLedger underlined the fact that by offering a Bitcoin subscription, the publication was not breaking the law. “Owning and investing in crypto is not ... A Heart Beat: China's Oldest Tech Publication to Accept Bitcoin Payments CCN all 20 news articles »
Major Chinese Tech Magazine Adds Payment in Bitcoin to Show Blockchain 'Practicality' - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 1 16:14, 2018 GMT
eWeek Web Founder Launches Inrupt to Improve Internet Privacy eWeek Nearly 30 years ago, Tim Berners-Lee created the World Wide Web as a new way to distribute information and knowledge. Now in 2018, Berners-Lee is concerned the web he helped to create has become increasingly centralized and puts user information at ... Web inventor Berners-Lee creates a new privacy first way of dealing with the internet ZDNet Web Inventor Tim Berners-Lee Takes On Digital Privacy PYMNTS.com all 98 news articles »
Web Founder Launches Inrupt to Improve Internet Privacy - eWeek
Mon Oct 1 15:52, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin and other cryptos won't dent gold's shine, says Morningstar analyst MarketWatch “Amid the growing hype, some even floated the idea that cryptocurrency could one day replace gold as one of the world's most widely accepted investment assets,” wrote Inton. “In order to assess the threat, we've created a framework to grade any asset ...
Bitcoin and other cryptos won't dent gold's shine, says Morningstar analyst - MarketWatch
Mon Oct 1 12:48, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin hovers near $6500, but will take months to repair technical damage, says chart expert MarketWatch In early Monday trading, bitcoin BTCUSD, +0.22% fetched $6,570.30, up 0.1% since Sunday's level at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on the Kraken cryptocurrency exchange. With the fourth-quarter under way, bitcoin bulls turned the calendar with renewed optimism ...
Bitcoin hovers near $6500, but will take months to repair technical damage, says chart expert - MarketWatch
Mon Oct 1 13:31, 2018 GMT
Forbes Ethereum Co-Founder Invests $6.5 Million In Former Competitors Forbes Ethereum co-founder Joe Lubin has formed an unusual partnership with DrumG, a stealth startup emerging today and founded by several senior level executives from R3, one of the ethereum blockchain's most heavily funded competitors.
Ethereum Co-Founder Invests $6.5 Million In Former Competitors - Forbes
Mon Oct 1 13:36, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Posted Positive Gains In Q3, But Ripple Won The Quarter Forbes This is no news to Bitcoin holders. However, it is important to keep in mind that sometimes you need to lose some battles in order to win the war and I think this is exactly what the bulls are thinking right now. During the past two months, the Bitcoin ...
Bitcoin Posted Positive Gains In Q3, But Ripple Won The Quarter - Forbes
Mon Oct 1 10:05, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Spain Remains a Primary Example of Blockchain Optimism on All Levels Cointelegraph The alliance has suggested addressing regulatory approaches for cryptocurrency use in Spain. According to the report, digital currencies such as Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH) and Litecoin (LTC) are currently “located in a gray area of ​​regulation. Ripple for Good to Promote Blockchain Education, Financial Inclusion Cryptovest all 16 news articles »
Spain Remains a Primary Example of Blockchain Optimism on All Levels - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 1 12:57, 2018 GMT
CNBC Five things that need to happen for blockchain to see widespread adoption, according to Deloitte CNBC "In contrast to some legacy transaction processing systems able to process tens of thousands of transactions per second, the Bitcoin blockchain can handle only three to seven transactions per second; the corresponding figure for Ethereum blockchain is ...
Five things that need to happen for blockchain to see widespread adoption, according to Deloitte - CNBC
Mon Oct 1 06:51, 2018 GMT
Forbes Entering The World of Blockchain Investment - Coins, Tokens and ETF Forbes But in those exchanges, you replace fiat for a cryptocurrency or the other way around. It's important for new crypto investors to keep in mind that blockchain does not equal Bitcoin : it is simply the technology behind it. That also means that investing ...
Entering The World of Blockchain Investment - Coins, Tokens and ETF - Forbes
Mon Oct 1 11:31, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Sign Emerges That Falling Bitcoin Price Just Might Have a Floor CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) seems to have built a base around a key moving average in the last four months, although, so far, it has not been able to produce a definitive bullish breakout. Throughout 2018, the leading cryptocurrency has set lower price highs ...
Sign Emerges That Falling Bitcoin Price Just Might Have a Floor - CoinDesk
Mon Oct 1 12:11, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship condemns the sentence handed down to Amal Fathy - an Egyptian woman who made a video about her experience of sexual harassment. The post Egypt sentences Amal Fathy for video on sexual harassment appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Egypt sentences Amal Fathy for video on sexual harassment
Mon Oct 1 10:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph China's Bitcoin Whale Li Xiaolai Halts Blockchain -Related Investments Cointelegraph China's Bitcoin 'tycoon' and serial investor Li Xiaolai will take a hands-off approach to future blockchain projects, he announced on social media Sunday, September 30. In an approach that appeared to take many by surprise, Li, well known as one of ... Chinese Bitcoin Billionaire Unexpectedly Exits Crypto Industry, Controversy Ensues Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin Tycoon Li Xiaolai Says He's Done Investing In Blockchain Projects Bitcoinist Bitcoin Daily: Ripple Surges, Chinese Billionaire Dumps Blockchain PYMNTS.com CCN  - TechNode all 8 news articles »
China's Bitcoin Whale Li Xiaolai Halts Blockchain-Related Investments - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 1 09:12, 2018 GMT
The Financial Conduct Authority says the bank did "too little, too late" to protect its customers
Tesco Bank fined £16.4m over cyber-attack
Mon Oct 1 09:15, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price today: Will bitcoin fall below $1? How much does bitcoin cost today? Express.co.uk The year 2018 saw bitcoin peak at £15,000 ($19,562.85) but it has also hit lows of £4,600 ($6,001.50) on February 16. Bitcoin is now trading at £5,069.90 ($6,612.11) as of 8am, according to fool.co.uk. The forecast for the virtual currency suggests the ...
Bitcoin price today: Will bitcoin fall below $1? How much does bitcoin cost today? - Express.co.uk
Mon Oct 1 09:43, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin – Bulls Look to Shake Off 2-Months in the Red Yahoo Finance Bitcoin rose by just 0.37% on Sunday, partially reversing a 0.65% decline on Saturday, to end the week down 1.31% to $6,621.9, the week's loss contributing to September's 5.61% fall, while Bitcoin managed to gain 3.6% for the September quarter. and more »
Bitcoin – Bulls Look to Shake Off 2-Months in the Red - Yahoo Finance
Mon Oct 1 09:28, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Primed for More Gains newsBTC There was a sharp downside correction from the $6,794 high in bitcoin price against the US Dollar. The BTC/USD pair traded below the $6,600 support level, but declines were protected well above $6,400. A low was formed at $6,451 and it seems like there ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Primed for More Gains - newsBTC
Mon Oct 1 04:07, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Bulls Stay in Control Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin still seems to be stuck inside its symmetrical triangle consolidation on the 4-hour chart but continues to climb inside a rising channel on the shorter-term time frames. Price is pulling back to the channel support and a bounce could take it up ... Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis: BTC/USD Remains in Uptrend Above ... newsBTC all 512 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Bulls Stay in Control - Ethereum World News (blog)
Mon Oct 1 04:06, 2018 GMT
Pensions & Investments Blockchain eyed for small-cap liquidity Pensions & Investments Proponents and developers of distributed ledger technology — the infrastructure called blockchain used in cryptocurrency trading and settlements that connects computers that verify and validate transactions — said it has the potential to make small ...
Blockchain eyed for small-cap liquidity - Pensions & Investments
Mon Oct 1 06:43, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Buyers In Control Above $223 newsBTC Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Buyers In Control Above $223. Aayush Jindal | October 1, 2018 | 6:30 am. sleepwalking ... Ethereum price is showing bullish signs against the US Dollar and bitcoin . ETH/USD is facing resistances near the $236 and $238 ... and more »
Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Buyers In Control Above $223 - newsBTC
Mon Oct 1 08:59, 2018 GMT
Britain's markets watchdog has fined Tesco 16.4 million pounds ($21.4 million) for failing to protect account holders at its bank from a "forseeable" cyber attack two years ago.
UK watchdog fines Tesco $21.4 million for bank cyber failings
Mon Oct 1 06:24, 2018 GMT
Forbes Massive 'Inevitable' Bitcoin Prediction Made By Malta's Prime Minister Forbes Malta's attitude to bitcoin and blockchain has been praised by the global cryptocurrency industry, with the CEO of Binance, Changpeng Zhao, saying the company will be investing in Malta to help grow its local blockchain industry and local ... and more »
Massive 'Inevitable' Bitcoin Prediction Made By Malta's Prime Minister - Forbes
Mon Oct 1 07:37, 2018 GMT
The post Egypt: “People are being hunted because of what they say on social media” appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Egypt: “People are being hunted because of what they say on social media”
Mon Oct 1 05:58, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Australian Record Scalability Blockchain : How Crypto Is Stepping Into the Land Down Under Cointelegraph At 40,000 tx/second, Red Belly is able to process information on an immutable network at a capacity that is 6,666 times larger than the Bitcoin network and about 1,600 times bigger than the Ethereum blockchain network. .... The shift in focus from PoW ...
Australian Record Scalability Blockchain: How Crypto Is Stepping Into the Land Down Under - Cointelegraph
Mon Oct 1 04:27, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Some Hesitation After Bullish Breakout? newsBTC Bitcoin capped off yet another month in the red yet a good number of analysts still expect price to make a strong rebound before the end of the year. In particular, Tom Lee predicts that the catalysts set to roll in early 2019 could be enough to lead ...
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Some Hesitation After Bullish Breakout? - newsBTC
Mon Oct 1 04:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Future Of Bitcoin Mining In Québec Could Rest On Monday's Parliamentary Elections Forbes While neither the Liberals, CAQ nor the separatist Parti Québécois, which is expected to place third, have taken an official stance on bitcoin mining, many locals regard CAQ's platform as being, on the whole, friendlier to the blockchain industry. Thus ...
The Future Of Bitcoin Mining In Québec Could Rest On Monday's Parliamentary Elections - Forbes
Mon Oct 1 04:05, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Ledger: Why Crypto's Newest Venture Capitalist Bet Millions on an Ethereum 'Stablecoin' Fortune 12:05 AM EDT. Andreessen Horowitz, the prominent Silicon Valley venture capital firm, revealed Monday that it invested $15 million in “MakerDAO,” a so-called stablecoin project built on the Ethereum blockchain . The deal is the first to ... Unlike a ...
The Ledger: Why Crypto's Newest Venture Capitalist Bet Millions on an Ethereum 'Stablecoin' - Fortune
Mon Oct 1 01:43, 2018 GMT
Ars Technica Justice Department Sues to Stop California Net Neutrality Law New York Times The California law positioned the state as a standard-bearer for internet regulation. The state's net neutrality rules follow the creation of an internet privacy law in June. And like California's auto emissions laws that forced automakers to adopt the ... The Trump administration is suing California to quash its new net neutrality law Washington Post Calif. enacts net neutrality law—US gov't immediately sues to block it [Updated] Ars Technica Gov. Jerry Brown signs bill to restore net neutrality in California NBCNews.com CNNMoney  - Gizmodo  - Reuters all 2,104 news articles »
Justice Department Sues to Stop California Net Neutrality Law - New York Times
Sun Sep 30 21:20, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Chinese Bitcoin Billionaire Unexpectedly Exits Crypto Industry, Controversy Ensues Ethereum World News (blog) You may not know his name, but Li Xiaoli, China's in-house Bitcoin billionaire and blockchain investor, is one of the most well-known, experienced individuals in the entire cryptosphere. However, despite his prestige in this nascent industry, he has ... Chinese Billionaire Bitcoin Investor 'Done' Investing in Blockchain Projects CCN all 3 news articles »
Chinese Bitcoin Billionaire Unexpectedly Exits Crypto Industry, Controversy Ensues - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 30 19:11, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Hodler's Digest, September 23-30: Walmart Embraces Blockchain , Google Does 180 On Crypto-Ad Ban Cointelegraph Nobuaki Kobayashi, the trustee of defunct cryptocurrency exchange Mt.Gox, released a new statement this week that recorded the liquidation of almost 26 billion yen ($230 million) in Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash in around four months.Kobayashi, who is ... Crypto Month in Review: Google Reverses Ban, Blockchain Legally Defined in US newsBTC all 5 news articles »
Hodler's Digest, September 23-30: Walmart Embraces Blockchain, Google Does 180 On Crypto-Ad Ban - Cointelegraph
Sun Sep 30 16:38, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Makes Second Straight Monthly Loss in September CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) is reporting losses for a second straight month, but there are hints of a bullish breakout ahead in the fourth quarter. At press time, the leading cryptocurrency is trading at $6,570 – down 6.30 percent from September's opening price of ... Leading Analyst: $6000 Is Key For Bitcoin (BTC), Momentum Is Reversing Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin Price Stabilizes Above $6600; Bullish Bias Still Intact Hacked Tom Lee: Bitcoin Price Starting to Reverse, 2 Catalysts Will Drive it Higher in 2018 CCN Smartereum all 8 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Makes Second Straight Monthly Loss in September - CoinDesk
Sun Sep 30 16:03, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Bitcoin's 10th Birthday Won't Be a Happy One Wall Street Journal Last year was a blockbuster for the cryptocurrency , which got its start in 2008. Its price soared 1,375% in 2017 as ... Ether, the native token for the Ethereum network and the second-biggest cryptocurrency after bitcoin , was down 51%, according to ... Bitcoin Price Watch: Week in Review for the Leading Figure of Crypto NullTX all 3 news articles »
Bitcoin's 10th Birthday Won't Be a Happy One - Wall Street Journal
Sun Sep 30 17:29, 2018 GMT
Forbes What Can Blockchain Really Do For The Food Industry? Forbes Blockchain was initially developed as part of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin , but the technology in the cryptocurrency context looks different from how it's being developed for the food space. Bitcoin's blockchain is an immutable digital ledger that works ... and more »
What Can Blockchain Really Do For The Food Industry? - Forbes
Sun Sep 30 15:06, 2018 GMT
CleanTechnica What Is Blockchain ? ( Blockchain Report Excerpt) CleanTechnica Blockchain is probably most widely known to the public as “having something to do with cryptocurrency and Bitcoin , right?,” which is partially correct, but the technology itself has a wide range of applications, some of which will be crucial in the ...
What Is Blockchain? (Blockchain Report Excerpt) - CleanTechnica
Sun Sep 30 14:31, 2018 GMT
Fortune Blockchain Startups' Latest Attention Grab: Snapping up Nobel Prize-Winning Brains Fortune In August, funding from initial coin offerings, which are used as an alternative to public offerings by companies in the cryptocurrency business, dropped to the lowest in 16 months, according to data from Autonomous Research. Bitcoin , the oldest ... New Weapon for Blockchain Startups: Nobel Prize-Winning Brains Bloomberg all 5 news articles »
Blockchain Startups' Latest Attention Grab: Snapping up Nobel Prize-Winning Brains - Fortune
Sun Sep 30 10:01, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Crypto Week In Review: Ethereum Futures to Debut, Coinbase to Add New Tokens newsBTC For those who are unaware, LedgerX is a cryptocurrency investment platform that currently offers mostly Bitcoin -focused products and solutions, like its ever so popular BTC options vehicle, which allows investors to speculate on the future price of the ... and more »
Crypto Week In Review: Ethereum Futures to Debut, Coinbase to Add New Tokens - newsBTC
Sun Sep 30 13:08, 2018 GMT
New York Post Bitcoin is only useful to people who don't want to get caught New York Post If I'm ever going to bet on Manchester United with a bookie in Hong Kong or launder my drug money out of Mexico City, I guess I'll have to get myself some bitcoin . Or maybe I'll practice a broken English accent and make believe I'm from Nigeria so I ...
Bitcoin is only useful to people who don't want to get caught - New York Post
Sun Sep 30 10:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bacteria Bio May Help Account for Bitcoin Movements Bitcoinist Of course, when there's nothing left to feed on the bacteria dies — but Goorha didn't mention this phase, presumably finding it irrelevant to cryptocurrency . The same cycle is repeated by most living organisms and some scientists even predict that ...
Bacteria Bio May Help Account for Bitcoin Movements - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 30 09:21, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) 36% of BTC in Circulation Is Lost, Making Bitcoin Technically More Scarce Ethereum World News (blog) In new findings by two research firms – Chainalysis and Diar – data has been made available on the reality of the amount of Bitcoin (BTC) actually available in circulation for the regular guy like you and I. According to coinmarketcap.com, the ... and more »
36% of BTC in Circulation Is Lost, Making Bitcoin Technically More Scarce - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 30 10:09, 2018 GMT
Why are universities in America and increasingly in Britain introducing measures to protect students from speech and texts they might find harmful? The post Battle over free speech: Are trigger warnings, safe spaces and no-platforming harming young minds? appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Battle over free speech: Are trigger warnings, safe spaces and no-platforming harming young minds?
Sat Sep 29 20:12, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Leading Analyst: $6000 Is Key For Bitcoin (BTC), Momentum Is Reversing Ethereum World News (blog) On Friday, Tom Lee, who recently revealed that he expects for Ethereum to eclipse $1,900 by year's end, made an appearance on Bloomberg to discuss Ethereum's cousin or near relative, so to speak. Opening the cryptocurrency segment, the Bloomberg host ... Tom Lee: Bitcoin Price Starting to Reverse, 2 Catalysts Will Drive it Higher in 2018 CCN all 3 news articles »
Leading Analyst: $6000 Is Key For Bitcoin (BTC), Momentum Is Reversing - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 30 06:17, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg New Weapon for Blockchain Startups: Nobel Prize-Winning Brains Bloomberg With cryptocurrency mania over for now, blockchain startups need to dig a little deeper to attract attention. Their latest secret weapon: Nobel laureates. ... Bitcoin is evil,” Paul Krugman, a 2008 laureate, wrote in his New York Times column in ...
New Weapon for Blockchain Startups: Nobel Prize-Winning Brains - Bloomberg
Sun Sep 30 00:59, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Web inventor Berners-Lee creates a new privacy first way of dealing with the internet ZDNet He's not the first. People are sick of having their personal data locked in the hands of giant corporations. Adding insult to injury, as one privacy -scandal and security -hole follows another--Apple, Facebook, and Google in just the last few weeks--it's ... The Inventor of the World Wide Web Plans to Start a New Internet to Take on Google and Facebook Newsweek all 9 news articles »
Web inventor Berners-Lee creates a new privacy first way of dealing with the internet - ZDNet
Sat Sep 29 22:07, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Blinded by the Light: Why Top Economists Are Wrong About Bitcoin Bitcoinist A long list of award winning economists have railed against Bitcoin and cryptocurrency , predicting spectacular failure. Nobel prize winner Paul Krugman has predicted the total collapse of Bitcoin because of its deflationary nature, going as far to call ... and more »
Blinded by the Light: Why Top Economists Are Wrong About Bitcoin - Bitcoinist
Sat Sep 29 22:55, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ripple Taking a Proactive Approach to Cryptocurrency Industry Ethereum World News (blog) While the particular program chosen for cross-border transactions by PNC does not involve the direct use of XRP for liquidity, the partnership does provide a strong marker of adoption for the overall field of cryptocurrency and blockchain . PNC ... Markets Update: Digital Asset Consolidation and Accumulation Continues Bitcoin News (press release) Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), VeChain (VET), Ripple and XRP, Wanchain (WAN), Zcash (ZEC): Crypto News Flash The Daily Hodl all 78 news articles »
Ripple Taking a Proactive Approach to Cryptocurrency Industry - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 29 21:01, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Fidelity Expressing Further Interest in the Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Industry newsBTC Several years ago, Fidelity placed themselves in a leading position for financial companies in the cryptocurrency industry, taking small, albeit major, steps to understand Bitcoin and the blockchain . Fidelity's CEO, Abby Johnson, spoke about the ... 72-year-old Fidelity bets on the future with blockchain , virtual reality and AI CNBC all 4 news articles »
Fidelity Expressing Further Interest in the Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Industry - newsBTC
Sat Sep 29 20:34, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ripple Leads Crypto Coalition Seeking Gov't Oversight Encouraging Crypto, Blockchain Cointelegraph In June, SEC chairman Jay Clayton claimed that major cryptocurrency Bitcoin (BTC) is not a security due to its function as a replacement for sovereign currencies. Around a week later, a senior SEC official claimed that the top altcoin Ethereum (ETH ...
Ripple Leads Crypto Coalition Seeking Gov't Oversight Encouraging Crypto, Blockchain - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 29 17:43, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Opera Enables Built-in Ethereum Support, Integrating Web3 Capabilities Ethereum World News (blog) Opera seems to be destined to become the browser par excellence for all users of cryptocurrencies and services based on blockchain technologies. After a substantial investment of more than 50 million dollars by Bitmain, this new business orientation ... Opera Partners With Ledger Capital to Explore Blockchain Applications Cointelegraph Opera partners with Ledger Capital to grow blockchain technology initiative | Opera Opera all 14 news articles »
Opera Enables Built-in Ethereum Support, Integrating Web3 Capabilities - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 29 18:05, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Cryptocurrency Markets Mainly See Red, Bitcoin Hovers Below $6600 Cointelegraph Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Index. In contrast, Ethereum (ETH), the second cryptocurrency by market cap, is seeing some gains today. Ethereum is up around 1.8 percent over the past 24 hours, trading at around $231. Bitcoin Slightly Retraces to $6500 after Decent Rally, Ripple Gains Another 5% CCN Analyst: Bitcoin Momentum is Building, a Price Breakout Imminent newsBTC Ethereum [ETH] falls into the bear trap, becomes biggest loser among top 5 cryptocurrencies after BCH AMBCrypto all 85 news articles »
Cryptocurrency Markets Mainly See Red, Bitcoin Hovers Below $6600 - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 29 19:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Doomsday for Ethereum ? Why Some Analysts Are Shorting ETH Bitcoinist ... ago among Bitcoin developers. They decided against allowing more data on the blockchain , citing concerns of scalability. ... There is a reason for phrases like “ Bitcoin believer” and “ cryptocurrency evangelist.” It's because a lot of people are in ... and more »
Doomsday for Ethereum? Why Some Analysts Are Shorting ETH - Bitcoinist
Sat Sep 29 17:26, 2018 GMT
CBS News Can blockchain save local journalism? CBS News The goal is a marketplace for news owned and operated by journalists and citizens, funded in part by cryptocurrency . The information is archived using blockchain , decentralized and publicly owned online storage – a way to keep facts in the open and ... and more »
Can blockchain save local journalism? - CBS News
Sat Sep 29 15:29, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Prominent Investor: Bitcoin Trend Reversal is Imminent, Big Rebound Likely newsBTC Bitcoin has lost more than 70% of its value in 2018. But it's not too late for a rebound, says Fundstrat's Tom Lee. The co-founder of Fundstrat said in an interview with Bloomberg that he sees various catalysts that could still drive the BTC price ... and more »
Prominent Investor: Bitcoin Trend Reversal is Imminent, Big Rebound Likely - newsBTC
Sat Sep 29 12:00, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Russia's 'Disappointing' Cryptocurrency Legislation: Why Experts Consider the Bill a Failure Cointelegraph According to Artem Tolkachev, the self-proclaimed “first” lawyer in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) to begin working with Bitcoin (BTC) and blockchain startups, the reason the crypto bills didn't make it on the July agenda was “because of ...
Russia's 'Disappointing' Cryptocurrency Legislation: Why Experts Consider the Bill a Failure - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 29 13:02, 2018 GMT
CNBC 72-year-old Fidelity bets on the future with blockchain , virtual reality and AI CNBC The firm is spending billions of dollars to compete in new technologies like blockchain , artificial intelligence and virtual reality. According to executives .... CEO Abby Johnson led the charge into cryptocurrency , one of the riskiest and most ... and more »
72-year-old Fidelity bets on the future with blockchain, virtual reality and AI - CNBC
Sat Sep 29 13:55, 2018 GMT
Forbes 9 Blockchain And Cryptocurrency Companies All Set For 2019 Forbes By incorporating the best parts of both Bitcoin and Ethereum , Qtum is a secure smart contract solutions representing what could eventually be a next phase of blockchain . The company recently released their x86 virtual machine, which will propel its ...
9 Blockchain And Cryptocurrency Companies All Set For 2019 - Forbes
Sat Sep 29 09:09, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Why Ethereum (ETH) Is Well Placed to Tokenize Securities Ethereum World News (blog) With blockchain technology, such securities can be notarized – as was seen with the government of Austria issuing bonds on the Ethereum network – or they can be tokenized. A token on the ETH network is created through smart contracts and can be ...
Why Ethereum (ETH) Is Well Placed to Tokenize Securities - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 29 07:09, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Austria Falls Deeper into Debt, Turns to Ethereum Blockchain for Help Bitcoinist This is good news for cryptocurrency prices. It means publicity for the actual value of the technology. Austria is known for being relatively conservative. If the country is able to find uses for the Ethereum blockchain , other governments are likely to ...
Austria Falls Deeper into Debt, Turns to Ethereum Blockchain for Help - Bitcoinist
Sat Sep 29 01:34, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Opera Partners With Ledger Capital to Explore Blockchain Applications Cointelegraph Opera has partnered with blockchain advisory and financial services firm Ledger Capital to explore possible blockchain applications, according to a press release published September 28. Per the announcement, the two companies are looking to investigate ... Opera Has Built-in Ethereum Support, Major Browsers to Integrate Web 3.0 CCN Ethereum [ETH] supported Opera Labs arrives for desktops, cryptocurrency wallet integrated AMBCrypto all 6 news articles »
Opera Partners With Ledger Capital to Explore Blockchain Applications - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 29 02:03, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC a Commodity, Not Property Subject to Capital Gains Tax newsBTC Bitcoin prices are sensitive to regulatory news and this week's judgment that Bitcoin is a commodity did spur more confusion. Needless, prices are largely unaffected and are in fact stable adding two percent in the last week. Like last week, traders ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC a Commodity, Not Property Subject to Capital Gains Tax - newsBTC
Fri Sep 28 23:40, 2018 GMT
Washington Post Tech companies are open to privacy regulations. Congress should act. Washington Post That reality is even more reason for federal lawmakers to take care as they consider a regulatory framework to govern how Internet providers and platforms handle users' data. Representatives from some of Facebook's fellow top technology and ...
Tech companies are open to privacy regulations. Congress should act. - Washington Post
Fri Sep 28 22:49, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph WSJ: $88.6 Million in Illicit Funds Funneled Through Cryptocurrency Exchanges Cointelegraph To conduct its investigation of crypto money laundering, WSJ reportedly developed a computer program that tracked funds from over 2,500 suspected investment frauds, blackmail schemes and other alleged crimes that used BTC and Ethereum (ETH). and more »
WSJ: $88.6 Million in Illicit Funds Funneled Through Cryptocurrency Exchanges - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 28 20:08, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum Security Lead Joins Effort to Oust Blockchain's Big Miners CoinDesk A notable voice is joining the ranks of ethereum developers who are seeking to block powerful ASIC miners from earning an outsized share of the platform's valuable ether cryptocurrency . In an developer meeting Friday, Martin Holst Swende, security lead ...
Ethereum Security Lead Joins Effort to Oust Blockchain's Big Miners - CoinDesk
Fri Sep 28 21:25, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Samourai Wallet Stops Showing Fiat Value of Bitcoin Balances CoinDesk Privacy-focused bitcoin wallet Samourai is dropping fiat conversions from its platform, the company announced Friday. The Samourai Wallet's latest release includes a number of changes, including the fact that it is now available in 12 different ...
Samourai Wallet Stops Showing Fiat Value of Bitcoin Balances - CoinDesk
Fri Sep 28 21:35, 2018 GMT
Ars Technica Cloudflare gets into registrar business with wholesale domains and free privacy Ars Technica Earlier this year, the company rolled out a new, free DNS service to help Internet users evade censorship (including an encrypted DNS service to evade surveillance of domain address queries). Now, the company has announced a barrage of ... While ... and more »
Cloudflare gets into registrar business with wholesale domains and free privacy - Ars Technica
Fri Sep 28 22:07, 2018 GMT
Government Technology California Governor Approves Bills Tightening Security , Privacy of IoT Devices Government Technology Gov. Jerry Brown has signed two bills that could make manufacturers of Internet -connected devices more responsible for ensuring the privacy and security of California residents. The governor's office announced on September 28 that Brown had signed the ... and more »
California Governor Approves Bills Tightening Security, Privacy of IoT Devices - Government Technology
Fri Sep 28 16:08, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Can blockchain transform healthcare IT? ZDNet Blockchain not only has the potential to impact the healthcare industry -- it might even transform the sector some day. But it's still early in the process of adoption. And as with other industries, the true influence of blockchain on how health ...
Can blockchain transform healthcare IT? - ZDNet
Fri Sep 28 18:11, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Analyst: Bitcoin Momentum is Building, a Price Breakout Imminent newsBTC September has been an unusual month for the cryptocurrency markets, mainly because altcoins haven't been following Bitcoin , making individual moves that appear to be largely news based. XRP, for instance, has had a great month, which is due to news ... and more »
Analyst: Bitcoin Momentum is Building, a Price Breakout Imminent - newsBTC
Fri Sep 28 19:33, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Luxury Watchmaker Hublot Unveils New Model, Available for Bitcoin Only Cointelegraph Swiss luxury watch brand Hublot has unveiled its new watch Big Bang Blockchain in an official announcement September 19. The new model has been released to commemorate the upcoming 10th anniversary of Bitcoin (BTC). As per Hublot's release, the ... and more »
Luxury Watchmaker Hublot Unveils New Model, Available for Bitcoin Only - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 28 09:06, 2018 GMT
Quartz One of the world's largest crypto companies is hedging against the crypto market Quartz In 2015, a subsidiary of Bitmain took over a massive bitcoin mine in Inner Mongolia to try its hand digging for digital gold. When Quartz visited this mine in 2017, the decaying industrial park had employed about 50 people maintaining 25,000 machines ... Market Downtrend? These Cryptocurrency Companies Attempting IPOs Aren't Fazed newsBTC all 42 news articles »
One of the world's largest crypto companies is hedging against the crypto market - Quartz
Fri Sep 28 15:47, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : Hash Rate Says Higher Price Seeking Alpha In fact, it is virtually unprofitable at the current price of Bitcoin (BTC-USD). And, yet, miners continue to mine Bitcoin (and every other cryptocurrency ) and are pushing new levels for their accomplished mathematic equations. Given the expense of the ... and more »
Bitcoin: Hash Rate Says Higher Price - Seeking Alpha
Fri Sep 28 16:24, 2018 GMT
CNBC Congress members ask SEC chairman for clarity on cryptocurrency regulation CNBC Calls for more clarity on cryptocurrency regulation are now coming from Congress, not just bitcoin fanatics. More than a dozen members of the House of Representatives sent a letter to Securities and Exchange Chairman Jay Clayton Friday urging his ...
Congress members ask SEC chairman for clarity on cryptocurrency regulation - CNBC
Fri Sep 28 11:15, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Breakout Elusive As Price Retreats from One-Week Highs CoinDesk While that argument sounds logical, a bullish breakout would be confirmed only after the cryptocurrency has found acceptance above the top edge of the three-month-long narrowing price range. However, crossing that key price hurdle is proving a tough ... and more »
Bitcoin Breakout Elusive As Price Retreats from One-Week Highs - CoinDesk
Fri Sep 28 15:53, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal How Dirty Money Disappears Into the Black Hole of Cryptocurrency Wall Street Journal To examine the scope of crypto money laundering, the Journal built computer programs that tracked funds from more than 2,500 suspected investment frauds, hacks, blackmail schemes and other alleged crimes that used bitcoin and Ethereum by analyzing ...
How Dirty Money Disappears Into the Black Hole of Cryptocurrency - Wall Street Journal
Fri Sep 28 15:23, 2018 GMT
BitTorrent and Tron hope to successfully integrate blockchain technology with the popular file-sharing protocol. The idea of adding rewards and 'payments' to BitTorrent is controversial, but the team stresses that all blockchain enhancements will be open source and backward compatible. They also call on third-party torrent clients to embrace their plan. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
BitTorrent and Tron Hope Other Clients Will Embrace ‘Paid’ Seeding
Fri Sep 28 14:35, 2018 GMT
Forbes Crypto-Caribbean: The World's Most Idyllic Blockchain Sandbox Forbes The concept of a financial or technology sandbox, popularized over the last decade, is gaining sway around the world, particularly as regulators try to put cryptocurrency , blockchain and technology genies back in the bottle and under observation ...
Crypto-Caribbean: The World's Most Idyllic Blockchain Sandbox - Forbes
Fri Sep 28 11:16, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Shanghai Hongkou District Court: Ethereum Is Protected by Law newsBTC The incident includes several events, dating as far back as August 2017, when the mentioned company issued tokens to raise Bitcoin and Ether. Less than a month later, on September 4, they decided to return the raised funds in Ethereum to one of the ... and more »
Shanghai Hongkou District Court: Ethereum Is Protected by Law - newsBTC
Fri Sep 28 14:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Walmart's Blockchain Offers Tech Fix, But There's More To Leafy Greens Than Data Forbes Enter blockchain . Blockchain is a technology originally developed as part of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin , but the Walmart-IBM blockchain operates somewhat differently. This blockchain is a consortium, meaning it can only be joined by members of Walmart ... and more »
Walmart's Blockchain Offers Tech Fix, But There's More To Leafy Greens Than Data - Forbes
Fri Sep 28 14:08, 2018 GMT
The OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Harlem Désir, has today written to the UK government to express his concerns about the impacts of the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill on media freedom, which Index on Censorship and others have criticised. The post Harlem Désir: UK counter-terrorism bill “risks creating a chilling effect on journalistic freedom” appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Harlem Désir: UK counter-terrorism bill “risks creating a chilling effect on journalistic freedom”
Fri Sep 28 12:50, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin hovers around $6500, but momentum is building, says analyst MarketWatch While altcoins, the group of smaller coins beyond the popular bitcoin , have bounced around in ranges of more than 30% this week, bitcoin has been oscillating either side of $6,500. In Friday trading the price of a single bitcoin BTCUSD, -1.75% was last ...
Bitcoin hovers around $6500, but momentum is building, says analyst - MarketWatch
Fri Sep 28 12:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: Is Bitcoin Bottoming out? Bitcoinist Following a steady day of price action around $6,500, Bitcoin price exploded to $6,750. With such a fast move to the upside, we take a look at what's happening price action going into the weekend.
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Is Bitcoin Bottoming out? - Bitcoinist
Fri Sep 28 13:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph 'Active Scam': MetaMask Adds Optional Block of Top Ethereum Decentralized App Cointelegraph Cryptocurrency wallet and Ethereum decentralized app (DApp) extension MetaMask has blocked the most popular DApp for Ethereum , 333ETH. The Next Web reported on the block Friday, September 28. 333ETH promises “lifelong” payouts of Ether (ETH) to ... and more »
'Active Scam': MetaMask Adds Optional Block of Top Ethereum Decentralized App - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 28 12:28, 2018 GMT
Phys.Org The flipside of the Bitcoin : How blockchain could underpin sustainable energy Phys.Org There's a lot of buzz about distributed ledger technology, commonly known as " blockchain ", being the future of financial and legal transactions, but it also has the potential to help tackle a far trickier problem… climate change.
The flipside of the Bitcoin: How blockchain could underpin sustainable energy - Phys.Org
Fri Sep 28 09:28, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Targets New Weekly High newsBTC After a brief struggle to break $6,540, buyers finally gained momentum to push bitcoin price higher against the US Dollar. The BTC/USD pair traded higher and broke the $6,550 and $6,580 resistance levels. There was even a close above the $6,620 level ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price: Bullish Chart Pattern Forming DailyFX all 2,983 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Targets New Weekly High - newsBTC
Fri Sep 28 12:04, 2018 GMT
Google, Facebook, Amazon Wait To See If Congress Whiffs On Consumer Privacy Investor's Business Daily The FTC is investigating Facebook's possible noncompliance with a 2012 consent decree on consumer privacy protection. The agency in 2013 ended a Google probe after the internet search giant agreed to voluntarily change its business practices. The FTC ...
Google, Facebook, Amazon Wait To See If Congress Whiffs On Consumer Privacy - Investor's Business Daily
Fri Sep 28 03:50, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Market Update: Litecoin Lights up The Top Twenty newsBTC Bitcoin has made 2.6% on the day to trade at just below $6,700. BTC has been oscillating between $6,400 and $6,800 for most of September with no real momentum coming to take it above $7,000. Ethereum has fared a little better during Asian trading today ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Market Update: Litecoin Lights up The Top Twenty - newsBTC
Fri Sep 28 08:40, 2018 GMT
The UK has refused visas for a second time to two award-winning Cuban artists who had been invited to take up a two-week artistic residency. The post This week at Index: British values don’t extend to welcoming foreign artists appeared first on Index on Censorship .
This week at Index: British values don’t extend to welcoming foreign artists
Fri Sep 28 08:56, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Dominance Is Crashing -- Here's Why Forbes Bitcoin dominance — bitcoin's share of the total cryptocurrency market capitalization — has been in freefall in the second half of this month after hitting year-to-date highs in mid-September. Bitcoin's contribution to the total cryptocurrency market ...
Bitcoin Dominance Is Crashing -- Here's Why - Forbes
Fri Sep 28 06:00, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Why Analysts See Bitcoin Breaking Out of the $8800 Resistance Level Very Soon newsBTC Considering past instances, it's worth noting that the last three times that these two gauges crossed this year Bitcoin's price subsequently rose. When these two gauges crossed in mid-August, the cryptocurrency's price rose by 21% over the next few ... Bitcoin [BTC]'s price position is far better than Ethereum [ETH] and other cryptocurrencies, says Novogratz AMBCrypto This Trader Shorted Bitcoin to $5950 on CNBC, Bitcoin Price Now at $6500 CCN all 51 news articles »
Why Analysts See Bitcoin Breaking Out of the $8800 Resistance Level Very Soon - newsBTC
Fri Sep 28 03:05, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Tom Lee: Ethereum Will 'Rally Strongly' up to $1900 by the End of 2019 Cointelegraph Ethereum all time price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Ethereum Price Index. In July, Lee reiterated his bull position in regard to major cryptocurrency Bitcoin (BTC), claiming that the cryptocurrency could trade between $22,000 and $25,000 by the end of ... Beaten-down cryptocurrency ether is about to 'rally strongly,' says Wall Street's Tom Lee CNBC Crypto Bull Thomas Lee Says Ethereum Is Poised for a Big Rally Bloomberg all 16 news articles »
Tom Lee: Ethereum Will 'Rally Strongly' up to $1900 by the End of 2019 - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 28 04:20, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Bullish Breakout Alert! newsBTC Then again, bitcoin price is trading above the 200 SMA dynamic inflection point to reflect stronger bullish pressure. This could spur a bullish crossover soon, especially since it seems the moving averages are just oscillating. In that case, price ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Finally a Triangle Breakout! Ethereum World News (blog) all 30 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Bullish Breakout Alert! - newsBTC
Fri Sep 28 06:03, 2018 GMT
Balkan Insight Serbia Tightens Cyber - Security As Internet Crime Rises Balkan Insight Serbia's government plans to strengthen the country's cyber - security and the capacity of the police and military to prevent hacking attacks amid a marked rise last year in hi-tech crime. According to the Cybercrime Strategy, Serbia will establish ...
Serbia Tightens Cyber-Security As Internet Crime Rises - Balkan Insight
Fri Sep 28 02:23, 2018 GMT
GCN.com Considerations for a successful blockchain pilot GCN.com Findings: Before beginning to develop a blockchain application, it is necessary to evaluate the business problem that is being addressed. Each pilot should have shared data, multiple writers, low trust, immutability, opportunities for disintermediation ...
Considerations for a successful blockchain pilot - GCN.com
Fri Sep 28 02:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Swiss-Based Asset Management Firm to Introduce Metals-Backed Cryptocurrency Cointelegraph Earlier this month, Cointelegraph reported that a Swiss-based venture dubbed komgo SA — which is set to go live later this year — is going to digitize trade and commodities finance processes through a blockchain -based open platform. Next year, the ... and more »
Swiss-Based Asset Management Firm to Introduce Metals-Backed Cryptocurrency - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 27 15:39, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Italy to Enter European Blockchain Partnership, Local MP Confirms Cointelegraph Italy is about to enter the European Blockchain Partnership, according to the country's Member of Parliament (MP) Mirella Liuzzi, as cited by Cointelegraph Italy Thursday, September 27. According to Liuzzi, the partnership — a collaboration of 26 EU ... and more »
Italy to Enter European Blockchain Partnership, Local MP Confirms - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 27 18:49, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Beaten-down cryptocurrency ether is about to 'rally strongly,' says Wall Street's Tom Lee CNBC Ether is the name of the cryptocurrency , but it's closely associated with the popular Ethereum blockchain . Unlike bitcoin , which gives access to a global financial network, ether gives you access to a computer network. Its use has been compared to ... Crypto Bull Thomas Lee Says Ethereum Is Poised for a Big Rally Bloomberg all 5 news articles »
Beaten-down cryptocurrency ether is about to 'rally strongly,' says Wall Street's Tom Lee - CNBC
Thu Sep 27 17:44, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph The Anatomy of Bitcoin Core's Recent Bug Cointelegraph Not long ago, the top-five cryptocurrency EOS network experienced a vulnerability right in the dawn of its development. The same thing happened to Ethereum , when a series of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks led to a significant delay in the ... and more »
The Anatomy of Bitcoin Core's Recent Bug - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 27 19:17, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Malta's Cryptocurrency Regulations Come into Effect in November Ethereum World News (blog) The country is also in partnership with OKEx to launch a cryptocurrency exchange. In the DLT sphere, Malta signed an MoU with Binance to create the Blockchain Charity Foundation that will develop blockchain -powered solutions to local and regional ... and more »
Malta's Cryptocurrency Regulations Come into Effect in November - Ethereum World News (blog)
Thu Sep 27 17:14, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Chart Suggests the Next Bitcoin Bull Run On the Horizon Bloomberg Bitcoin has seen its price decline by more than 50 percent this year, amid a regulatory crackdown and a rejection of Bitcoin ETFs by the Securities and Exchange Commission. The SEC last month dismissed requests to list nine cryptocurrency funds and ... and more »
Chart Suggests the Next Bitcoin Bull Run On the Horizon - Bloomberg
Thu Sep 27 10:30, 2018 GMT
Fortune Coinbase Wants To Be Too Big To Fail Fortune The cryptocurrency -trading startup rose from obscurity to become the first billion-dollar company of the Bitcoin boom. ... It was founded in 2012 as an exchange that lets individuals and companies easily buy and store digital currencies, most notably ... and more »
Coinbase Wants To Be Too Big To Fail - Fortune
Thu Sep 27 18:12, 2018 GMT
Election computers are vulnerable to cyberattack, experts say, but it might not be enough to swing an election.
Campaign 2018: Voting machines are vulnerable to hacking - CNET
Thu Sep 27 13:00, 2018 GMT
Why Is The SEC So Reluctant To Approve Bitcoin ETFs? Seeking Alpha Compared to previous attempts, the VanEck Bitcoin proposal has a better chance of being approved. It could also be delayed again until February. BUT We suspect the agency may choose to completely decline the ETF and wait for the cryptocurrency market ...
Why Is The SEC So Reluctant To Approve Bitcoin ETFs? - Seeking Alpha
Thu Sep 27 15:01, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Runs on Paranoia. That's the Beauty of It. Bloomberg Bitcoin Runs on Paranoia. That's the Beauty of It. Wealth was always protected by the threat of violence, until the public blockchain came along. ... While it's reassuring that a potential attack vector was repaired before exploitation, that sort of ... and more »
Bitcoin Runs on Paranoia. That's the Beauty of It. - Bloomberg
Thu Sep 27 05:59, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Blockchain -Based 'Google Lens For Everything' And Why You Will Use It Forbes From transforming the way you shop to guiding your autonomous vehicle, one company is using decentralized Artificial Intelligence (AI) and image recognition on the blockchain to envision a whole new world of possibilities.
The Blockchain-Based 'Google Lens For Everything' And Why You Will Use It - Forbes
Thu Sep 27 13:44, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain for Digital Advertising- Cure-all or Disruption? Forbes Despite the collapse in 2018 of last year's cryptocurrency bubble, blockchain still remains one of the most talked-about new technologies. Many believe blockchain based platforms could fundamentally transform major industries, especially financial ...
Blockchain for Digital Advertising- Cure-all or Disruption? - Forbes
Thu Sep 27 15:21, 2018 GMT
Yall Politics VIDEO: AG Hood recaps meeting with General Session and others on internet privacy concerns Yall Politics Attorney General Jim Hood joined five others in a meeting with U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions to talk about internet privacy concerns they have with companies like Google. The group focused on social media platforms and the way they maintain and ... State Attorneys General Really Want To Go After Big Internet Companies; But Claim It's About Privacy , Not Bias Techdirt all 6 news articles »
VIDEO: AG Hood recaps meeting with General Session and others on internet privacy concerns - Yall Politics
Thu Sep 27 12:37, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph AT&T Launches Suite of Enterprise Blockchain Solutions Using Tech From IBM, Microsoft Cointelegraph U.S. telecommunications giant AT&T has announced the creation of a suite of blockchain solutions designed to work with tech from IBM and Microsoft, according to AT&T's September 26 press release. AT&T's blockchain solutions — which will work with the ... and more »
AT&T Launches Suite of Enterprise Blockchain Solutions Using Tech From IBM, Microsoft - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 27 14:10, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Marsh Confirms IBM Blockchain Insurance Partnership to Include Salesforce Cointelegraph In April of this year, Salesforce had noted that it hoped to include blockchain and cryptocurrency support by September. The new plans have already received a public airing at Salesforce's ongoing Dreamforce 2018 conference in San Francisco. Marsh and ... Marsh Makes Blockchain Proof of Insurance Accessible Through Salesforce Insurance Journal all 6 news articles »
Marsh Confirms IBM Blockchain Insurance Partnership to Include Salesforce - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 26 15:21, 2018 GMT
ABC News A US privacy law could be good for Google - but bad for you ABC News "A national privacy framework should be consistent throughout all states, pre-empting state consumer- privacy and data security laws," the Internet Association said in a recent statement . The group represents about 40 big internet and tech companies, ... Tech Executives Warn of Overregulation in Privacy Push Wall Street Journal all 1,882 news articles »
A US privacy law could be good for Google - but bad for you - ABC News
Wed Sep 26 14:47, 2018 GMT
South China Morning Post China shuts down American-listed news site Phoenix New Media over 'illegal' coverage South China Morning Post China's internet regulator has suspended a major Chinese news site for violating rules on rewriting headlines and sharing news, as the authorities tighten their grip on the country's already heavily censored internet . The Cyberspace Administration of ... and more »
China shuts down American-listed news site Phoenix New Media over 'illegal' coverage - South China Morning Post
Thu Sep 27 10:56, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney The companies behind bitcoin are trying to go public at a really bad time CNNMoney Cryptocurrency miners need huge amounts of electricity to run their rooms full of computing equipment around the clock. Some public utilities in the United States are already introducing higher tariffs specifically for miners. "Increasing the cost of ... Crypto Meets Wall Street as Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Files for IPO Wall Street Journal Cryptocurrency giant Bitmain reveals profits and IPO plan despite slump in bitcoin CNBC Bitcoin Cash Surges 20% After Bitmain Files For IPO Forbes CoinDesk  - Reuters  - newsBTC  - Business Insider all 188 news articles »
The companies behind bitcoin are trying to go public at a really bad time - CNNMoney
Wed Sep 26 22:13, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph FedEx Joins Hyperledger Blockchain Hub, 'Big Implications' for ... Cointelegraph News. American courier delivery services giant FedEx has joined Hyperledger, an open-source project established to improve cross-industry blockchain ... FedEx Joins Hyperledger in Blockchain Consortium's Latest ... CoinDesk Hyperledger Quilt – Hyperledger Hyperledger Wanchain 3.0 — Bridging Bitcoin & Ethereum — Alpha Testnet is Live! - Medium Medium all 29 news articles »
FedEx Joins Hyperledger Blockchain Hub, 'Big Implications' for ... - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 27 07:08, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Buoying Up Crypto Markets newsBTC Bitcoin has inched up a little on the day to trade half a percent higher at $6,480. However, BTC dominance has dropped back to just over 52% spelling a better day for altcoins. Ethereum has clawed back 1.3% to $216 however real recovery seems a long ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Buoying Up Crypto Markets - newsBTC
Thu Sep 27 04:19, 2018 GMT
Cheatsheet: Internet giants weigh in on US privacy law Digiday It's becoming more likely that the U.S. will pass its own version of Europe's General Data Protection Regulation. Facebook's Cambridge Analytica scandal appeared to set things in motion earlier this year, and the subsequent passage of a sweeping ... and more »
Cheatsheet: Internet giants weigh in on US privacy law - Digiday
Thu Sep 27 07:04, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Crypto Meets Wall Street as Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Files for IPO Wall Street Journal Bitmain Technologies Ltd., the world's largest cryptocurrency mining company, is planning to pursue an initial public offering in Hong Kong, one of the first major instances where the traditional capital markets and the newer cryptocurrency world will ... Cryptocurrency giant Bitmain reveals profits and IPO plan despite slump in bitcoin CNBC Bitcoin Cash Surges 20% After Bitmain Files For IPO Forbes Bitmain By the Numbers: An Inside Look at a Bitcoin Mining Empire CoinDesk Reuters  - newsBTC  - MarketWatch  - Business Insider all 154 news articles »
Crypto Meets Wall Street as Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Files for IPO - Wall Street Journal
Thu Sep 27 09:59, 2018 GMT
A country with the largest territory in the world and a turbulent modern history, Russia is home to one of the most difficult media landscapes. Independent media has been around for less than three years, and in that time censorship has been tightening its grip with new-found strength. The post Too dangerous to stay: Russia’s journalists are leaving the country appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Too dangerous to stay: Russia’s journalists are leaving the country
Thu Sep 27 05:58, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Blockchain -Based 'Google Glass For Everything' And Why You Will Use It Forbes From transforming the way you shop to guiding your autonomous vehicle, one company is using decentralized Artificial Intelligence (AI) and image recognition on the blockchain to envision a whole new world of possibilities. Reveel is on a mission to use ...
The Blockchain-Based 'Google Glass For Everything' And Why You Will Use It - Forbes
Thu Sep 27 00:50, 2018 GMT
Quartz A cybercrime epidemic drives business–and funding–to cybersecurity Quartz The steady drumbeat of digital criminal attacks—against companies ranging from British Airways to Reddit—is raising the profile of the cyber security industry. A fast-growing startup in that sector is Darktrace, whose valuation has increased more ... and more »
A cybercrime epidemic drives business–and funding–to cybersecurity - Quartz
Wed Sep 26 17:50, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets See Another Flush of Green, Ripple and Bitcoin ... Cointelegraph News. Wednesday, September 26: following a slight sell-off, crypto markets are seeing another flush of green with virtually all of the top 100 cryptocurrencies by ... Ripple (XRP) Overtakes Ethereum As Second Largest Cryptocurrency On CEO's Bullish Bet Forbes XRP Passes ETH as Cryptocurrency Markets Post Gains Amidst Bitcoin Stability newsBTC Over $9 billion wiped off of XRP value after surprise spike in the cryptocurrency's price CNBC CCN all 313 news articles »
Crypto Markets See Another Flush of Green, Ripple and Bitcoin ... - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 27 02:22, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Huge Bitcoin price swing IMMINENT as volatility indicator hits LOWEST point in 21 months Express.co.uk The news suggests the world's most well-known cryptocurrency may not be as vulnerable as originally thought. Bitcoin has experienced fluctuating swings in value over the past few months, with lower price highs and lower price lows (pennant) since the ... and more »
Huge Bitcoin price swing IMMINENT as volatility indicator hits LOWEST point in 21 months - Express.co.uk
Wed Sep 26 16:08, 2018 GMT
MeriTalk (blog) NIST Tackles Cyber , Privacy Risk of IoT Devices MeriTalk (blog) The National Institute of Standards and Technology on Tuesday released new draft guidance that aims to address both the cybersecurity and privacy risks stemming from the use of Internet of Things (IoT) devices. NIST is aiming to provide clarity on an ... Owning Security in the Industrial Internet of Things Dark Reading UK: Security Challenges Arising Out Of The Convergence Of Internet Of Things And Cloud Computing Mondaq News Alerts all 191 news articles »
NIST Tackles Cyber, Privacy Risk of IoT Devices - MeriTalk (blog)
Thu Sep 27 00:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg New Must-Have for Blockchain Startups: Economics Nobel Winners Bloomberg With cryptocurrency mania over for now, blockchain startups need to dig a little deeper to attract attention. Their latest secret weapon: Nobel laureates. ... Bitcoin is evil,” Paul Krugman, a 2008 laureate, wrote in his New York Times column in ... and more »
New Must-Have for Blockchain Startups: Economics Nobel Winners - Bloomberg
Thu Sep 27 01:19, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Swiss Startup Raises $103 Million to Launch Cryptocurrency Bank Cointelegraph Per the scheme provided by SBA, blockchain firms without Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) should be treated like other small- and medium-sized companies. Firms with ICOs must follow strict rules and fall under the purview of Swiss anti-money laundering ... and more »
Swiss Startup Raises $103 Million to Launch Cryptocurrency Bank - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 26 15:36, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Senate Panel Opens Hearing on Internet Privacy Kingman Leader-Courier “A national privacy framework should be consistent throughout all states, pre-empting state consumer- privacy and data security laws,” the Internet Association said in a recent statement . The group represents about 40 big internet and tech companies, ... A US privacy law could be good for Google - but bad for you Minneapolis Star Tribune Tech Executives Warn of Overregulation in Privacy Push Wall Street Journal Panel to hear from internet execs on privacy Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Internet Association  - AP News  - AP News all 1,845 news articles »
Senate Panel Opens Hearing on Internet Privacy - Kingman Leader-Courier
Wed Sep 26 18:14, 2018 GMT
eWeek Cloudflare Advances New Internet Standards for Speed and Security eWeek On Apr. 2, Cloudflare announced its 1.1.1.1 DNS service to help boost internet privacy . Among the technical components in the 1.1.1.1 service is the use of DNS-over-TLS, which is intended to encrypt the network connection such that a service provider ...
Cloudflare Advances New Internet Standards for Speed and Security - eWeek
Wed Sep 26 22:45, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Narrowing Range In Bitcoin Price & The Importance Of That 6000 Level Forbes Maybe this is why buyers keep showing up when bitcoin drops down near that 6000 support level. Bitcoin dropped all the way down that level in February after peaking up near ... Which trend line gets crossed first may provide some guidance in the future ... and more »
The Narrowing Range In Bitcoin Price & The Importance Of That 6000 Level - Forbes
Wed Sep 26 21:15, 2018 GMT
CNBC Cryptocurrency giant Bitmain reveals profits and IPO plan despite slump in bitcoin CNBC The Chinese cryptocurrency mining giant released public financial statements for the first time Wednesday, confirming its intention to go public on the Hong Kong stock exchange; Bitmain has about 30 percent of its assets in cryptocurrencies, which have ... Bitcoin Cash Surges 20% After Bitmain Files For IPO Forbes Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Just Officially Filed for an IPO CoinDesk Cryptocurrency giant Bitmain chooses Hong Kong for IPO Reuters MarketWatch  - Fin24  - Business Insider all 93 news articles »
Cryptocurrency giant Bitmain reveals profits and IPO plan despite slump in bitcoin - CNBC
Tue Sep 25 16:10, 2018 GMT
Reuters US seeks input on privacy rules to protect consumer data Reuters Data privacy has become an increasingly important issue since massive breaches compromised the personal information of millions of U.S. internet and social media users, as well as breaches involving large retailers and credit reporting agency Equifax ... US unveils first step toward new online privacy rules Phys.Org all 66 news articles »
US seeks input on privacy rules to protect consumer data - Reuters
Wed Sep 26 18:49, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Tech Executives Warn of Overregulation in Privacy Push Wall Street Journal Several companies appeared to stop short of endorsing expanded powers for the Federal Trade Commission, the agency that likely would be charged with enforcing new internet privacy rules. Many observers believe the FTC currently is outgunned. Another ... and more »
Tech Executives Warn of Overregulation in Privacy Push - Wall Street Journal
Wed Sep 26 19:35, 2018 GMT
Major technology companies and internet service providers told a U.S. Senate panel on Wednesday they support federal legislation to protect data privacy but want Congress to preempt tough new rules adopted by California.
Tech companies back U.S. privacy law if it preempts California's
Wed Sep 26 19:02, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney Bitcoin is ready to grow again. Here's why CNNMoney The index tracks the performance of 10 digital currencies, including bitcoin and ethereum . The price of one bitcoin surged to almost $20,000 late last year, then lost almost two-thirds of its value in 2018. But Novogratz thinks the cryptocurrency hit ... and more »
Bitcoin is ready to grow again. Here's why - CNNMoney
Wed Sep 26 17:54, 2018 GMT
CNBC You can now officially use the word ' bitcoin ' when playing Scrabble (plus some other new ones) CNBC A classic board game is finally getting into the cryptocurrency trend. Scrabble players can now officially use the word " bitcoin " as a playable word in the Hasbro board game. Merriam-Webster's announced its latest updated version of the official ... and more »
You can now officially use the word 'bitcoin' when playing Scrabble (plus some other new ones) - CNBC
Wed Sep 26 16:07, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk US Dairy Farmers to Trial Blockchain in Bid to Track Milk Products CoinDesk Dairy farmers in the U.S. may soon be tracking milk using a blockchain platform. The Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a farmer-owned cooperative with more than 14,500 members, announced Tuesday that it would work to "increase supply chain ... and more »
US Dairy Farmers to Trial Blockchain in Bid to Track Milk Products - CoinDesk
Wed Sep 26 15:28, 2018 GMT
Voya Financial Inc agreed to pay a $1 million fine to settle U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission charges over an April 2016 cyberattack in the regulator's first enforcement action under a new rule designed to thwart identity theft.
Voya settles first U.S. SEC case under identity theft rule
Wed Sep 26 15:51, 2018 GMT
The UK has refused visas for a second time to two award-winning Cuban artists who had been invited to take up a two-week artistic residency. The post Award-winning Cuban artists denied UK visas appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Award-winning Cuban artists denied UK visas
Wed Sep 26 15:13, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com How to Buy Ethereum and Where TheStreet.com Though its value didn't approach $20,000 like Bitcoin did, ETH has long been considered the next big cryptocurrency , and breaking past $1,200 in early January 2018 looked to be a step in that direction. But the price cratered the rest of the year; as ... Crypto Startup LedgerX Eyes Ethereum Options, Awaiting CFTC Approval newsBTC all 13 news articles »
How to Buy Ethereum and Where - TheStreet.com
Wed Sep 26 14:42, 2018 GMT
Freedom of expression campaigners, human rights groups and legal experts are raising concerns that proposed new counter-terrorism legislation in the United Kingdom would restrict freedom of expression and limit access to information online. The post UK counter-terrorism law would restrict freedom of expression appeared first on Index on Censorship .
UK counter-terrorism law would restrict freedom of expression
Wed Sep 26 10:15, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Blockchain Hype May Finally Turn Into Reality in Pharmaceuticals Bloomberg Blockchain believers have delivered little more than hype, mostly failing to get it deployed outside the cryptocurrency space where the technology was developed. But a little-noticed U.S. law could change that, bringing the ledger system to the ... and more »
Blockchain Hype May Finally Turn Into Reality in Pharmaceuticals - Bloomberg
Wed Sep 26 13:02, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin investors beware: The IRS wants its piece of the action CNBC Basically, the agency views bitcoin and its brethren as property, not currency, for tax purposes. This means that whether you sell it for cash, trade it for another cryptocurrency or use at a merchant that accepts it as payment, the difference between ...
Bitcoin investors beware: The IRS wants its piece of the action - CNBC
Wed Sep 26 13:04, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin below $6000? It's only a matter of time, says analyst MarketWatch As digital currency owners tout the resilience of bitcoin's support at $6,000, one analyst believes the psychological level will soon give way, noting the evidence is not in the support, but the weakness of every subsequent rally. “While we held $6k ...
Bitcoin below $6000? It's only a matter of time, says analyst - MarketWatch
Wed Sep 26 13:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Google And Goldman Back Bitcoin Startup For Small Businesses Forbes While neither counterparty is required to directly hold bitcoin and an algorithm automatically routes transactions along the most efficient payment rails, more than half the transactions processed by Veem rely on the cryptocurrency as a replacement for ...
Google And Goldman Back Bitcoin Startup For Small Businesses - Forbes
Wed Sep 26 12:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Ripple (XRP) Overtakes Ethereum As Second Largest Cryptocurrency On CEO's Bullish Bet Forbes Ripple (the informal name of the XRP digital token) now boasts a market capitalisation of $22.2 billion, slightly beating out ethereum's $22.1 billion, according to CoinMarketCap data at 8:30am New York time. Bitcoin , the original cryptocurrency , still ... Over $9 billion wiped off of XRP value after surprise spike in the cryptocurrency's price CNBC CRYPTOCURRENCY CRISIS: More than £6.8 BILLION wiped from Ripple XRP value after spike Express.co.uk Cryptocurrency Markets Continue Resurgence as Ripple Claims 68 Percent Weekly Gains Cointelegraph CNBC all 398 news articles »
Ripple (XRP) Overtakes Ethereum As Second Largest Cryptocurrency On CEO's Bullish Bet - Forbes
Wed Sep 26 11:13, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Volatility Hits Lowest Level In Nearly 2 Years CoinDesk A three-month long bitcoin price squeeze (BTC) could be nearing an end, with a key volatility indicator reaching its lowest level for 21 months. The leading cryptocurrency has charted lower price highs and lower price lows (pennant) since the end of ...
Bitcoin Price Volatility Hits Lowest Level In Nearly 2 Years - CoinDesk
Wed Sep 26 08:03, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: It's Getting Down to the Wire Bitcoinist FUD appears to be dragging Bitcoin price through the mud this week. What is really happening, consolidation or a bearish reversal? Bitcoin Price Market Overview. As Bitcoin $6285.02 +0.03% pulls back from a week of inspiring gains, the mainstream media ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: It's Getting Down to the Wire - Bitcoinist
Wed Sep 26 09:40, 2018 GMT
Press freedom organisations have written to the Bulgarian prime minister to express their concern over the treatment of a team of journalists investigating corruption in Bulgaria. The post Bulgaria must ensure safety of journalists appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Bulgaria must ensure safety of journalists
Wed Sep 26 08:50, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph The Current State of the Bitcoin Network and Its Biggest Block Cointelegraph 18, 2018, the average block size on the Bitcoin network is .8MB and the average number of transactions per block is 1609 — so a few eyebrows were raised when a block over 2MB was added to the blockchain on Sept. 5, 2018. Bitcoin block 540107 came in ... and more »
The Current State of the Bitcoin Network and Its Biggest Block - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 26 08:06, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk You Won't Have to Wait for This Ethereum Scaling Solution – It Works Now CoinDesk Ethereum is running at full capacity. At least, that's according to Afri Schoedon, the release manager for ethereum software client provider Parity Technologies. On Thursday, he warned due to the scaling challenges faced by the second largest ... and more »
You Won't Have to Wait for This Ethereum Scaling Solution – It Works Now - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 25 19:16, 2018 GMT
New York Times The Trouble With Cryptocurrency's Viral Growth New York Times Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin have lost over half their value so far in 2018, and more than that since late 2017. These virtual currencies have crashed before, but this time they seem in no hurry to gain back lost ground, largely because recent ... and more »
The Trouble With Cryptocurrency's Viral Growth - New York Times
Wed Sep 26 07:42, 2018 GMT
Phys.Org Senate panel to hear from internet execs on privacy policies Phys.Org "A national privacy framework should be consistent throughout all states, pre-empting state consumer- privacy and data security laws," the Internet Association said in a recent statement . The group represents about 40 big internet and tech companies, ... and more »
Senate panel to hear from internet execs on privacy policies - Phys.Org
Tue Sep 25 21:51, 2018 GMT
Forbes Europe And California Get It Wrong; Technology Is The Solution To Digital Privacy Forbes The Internet was not designed with privacy and security at top of mind. It was built to spread information, not contain it, and has succeeded at this central objective in spectacular fashion. As the Internet and digital economy mature, however, privacy ... and more »
Europe And California Get It Wrong; Technology Is The Solution To Digital Privacy - Forbes
Tue Sep 25 20:28, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Australian Real Estate Major to Trial Blockchain -Powered Solar Energy Management Solution Cointelegraph Back in February, Cointelegraph reported that blockchain is widely used in the energy industry, with notable use cases including energy consumption monitoring systems and cryptocurrency rewards for those who use renewable energy sources, like solar ... and more »
Australian Real Estate Major to Trial Blockchain-Powered Solar Energy Management Solution - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 26 02:36, 2018 GMT
CNBC Crypto industry leaders warn Congress: Figure out regulation, or watch innovation leave the US CNBC Although attendees varied, none were from anti-establishment groups popular in the cryptocurrency space, nor did they include retail investors who bought bitcoin as a speculative bet. Instead, experts ... The SEC still treats all initial coin offerings ... and more »
Crypto industry leaders warn Congress: Figure out regulation, or watch innovation leave the US - CNBC
Wed Sep 26 01:27, 2018 GMT
Forbes Colleges Rush To Embrace The Uncertain Future Of Blockchain Forbes Blockchain has become a ubiquitous buzzword in business circles— but what are its implications for higher education? A decentralized ledger, useful for storing data securely, experts predict that blockchain technology will automate numerous tasks, and ...
Colleges Rush To Embrace The Uncertain Future Of Blockchain - Forbes
Wed Sep 26 00:55, 2018 GMT
Forbes Father Vs. Son On Blockchain Trends: Q&A With Tim And Adam Draper Forbes Just five months ago, billionaire venture capitalist 'Tim Draper' made a prediction that the price of one bitcoin will rise to $250,000 by 2022. Even though the price ... Here's how the two Draper's see bitcoin , crypto, and blockchain technology ...
Father Vs. Son On Blockchain Trends: Q&A With Tim And Adam Draper - Forbes
Tue Sep 25 22:46, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Major US Dairy Co-Op Pilots Blockchain Technology for Food Supply Cointelegraph Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), a U.S. national milk marketing cooperative, has teamed up with food fintech startup ripe.io to pilot a blockchain -powered project aimed at improving the food supply chain, according to an announcement published September ... and more »
Major US Dairy Co-Op Pilots Blockchain Technology for Food Supply - Cointelegraph
Tue Sep 25 19:08, 2018 GMT
With Walmart's veggie tracker, blockchain for supply chains will finally get real - MIT Technology Review. In what could be a breakout moment for the technology, the retail giant is using a blockchain to keep track of its massive distribution network for fresh produce. The news: Walmart is wrapping up a two-year pilot project in which it demonstrated that a ...
With Walmart's veggie tracker, blockchain for supply chains will finally get real - MIT Technology Review
Tue Sep 25 21:31, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Coinbase set to bring customers closer to regulated cryptocurrency assets Telegraph.co.uk Coinbase, a start-up based in San Francisco, has introduced a new feature that will see it list a growing number of digital assets alongside Bitcoin , such as Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum and Litecoin, that align with regulations in different countries ... and more »
Coinbase set to bring customers closer to regulated cryptocurrency assets - Telegraph.co.uk
Tue Sep 25 22:29, 2018 GMT
A new report explains that Dragonfly caused a lot of issues within Google. Speaking of issues, a change to the way Chrome works is causing people concern. Oh, and the Pixel 3 XL leaked again (yes, seriously). All that and your comments on this episode of Alphabet City!
Details leak of Google's censored search engine video - CNET
Tue Sep 25 12:00, 2018 GMT
Quartz Censorship could be just as common in an open internet as a closed one Quartz This story is part of What Happens Next, our complete guide to understanding the future. Read more predictions about the Future of Fact. The internet is often known as our “digital public square.” But like any shared space, it is never neutral: It must ...
Censorship could be just as common in an open internet as a closed one - Quartz
Tue Sep 25 20:53, 2018 GMT
Leading internet search engine Google will acknowledge that it has made "mistakes" on privacy issues in testimony an executive of the Alphabet Inc unit will deliver to a U.S. Senate committee on Wednesday, according to a document reviewed by Reuters.
Google to acknowledge privacy mistakes as U.S. seeks input
Tue Sep 25 17:29, 2018 GMT
Forbes Google Has Suddenly Scrapped Its Bitcoin Ad Ban -- Here's What That Means Forbes Crypto & Blockchain I write about how bitcoin , crypto, and fintech are changing the world. ... The Alphabet-owned Google is joining social network Facebook in scrapping a ban on advertisements for cryptocurrencies from October — allowing regulated ... Google ends cryptocurrency ad ban — but only for certain kinds of ads CNBC Google's blanket ban of cryptocurrency ads ends next month TechCrunch Google to allow certain cryptocurrency ads in US, Japan Reuters The Verge  - newsBTC  - Ethereum World News (blog) all 83 news articles »
Google Has Suddenly Scrapped Its Bitcoin Ad Ban -- Here's What That Means - Forbes
Tue Sep 25 15:35, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Mt. Gox Trustee Publishes Final Bitcoin Sell-Off Figures Totalling $230 Million Cointelegraph Nobuaki Kobayashi, the trustee of defunct cryptocurrency exchange Mt.Gox, released a new statement Tuesday, September 25. According to the document, Kobayashi has liquidated almost 26 billion yen ($230 million) in Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash in around ... Mt Gox Trustee Has Sold $230 Million in Bitcoin , Bitcoin Cash Since March CoinDesk Tokyo Whale Sells $230 Million of Bitcoin in Mt. Gox Wind-Down Bloomberg $230 Million: Mt. Gox Trustee Confirms Past Bitcoin Sell-Off CCN all 80 news articles »
Mt. Gox Trustee Publishes Final Bitcoin Sell-Off Figures Totalling $230 Million - Cointelegraph
Tue Sep 25 16:15, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph ICE's Bakkt Reveals First Crypto Product as Physical Bitcoin Futures Cointelegraph Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) confirmed its Bakkt cryptocurrency platform's first offering will take the form of physical Bitcoin futures. ICE, which also operates the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) released new details Tuesday, September 25. Bakkt ... Bakkt Announces its First Bitcoin (BTC) Futures Contracts Ethereum World News (blog) all 7 news articles »
ICE's Bakkt Reveals First Crypto Product as Physical Bitcoin Futures - Cointelegraph
Tue Sep 25 15:01, 2018 GMT
CNBC Google ends cryptocurrency ad ban — but only for certain kinds of ads CNBC Google is ending its sweeping ban on cryptocurrency -related advertising and plans to allow regulated crypto exchanges to buy ads in the United States and Japan. The new policy starts in October. Google's original restrictions, which it announced in ... Google Is Scrapping Its Bitcoin Ad Ban -- Here's What That Will Mean Forbes Google's blanket ban of cryptocurrency ads ends next month TechCrunch Google ends cryptocurrency ad ban: CNBC Reuters all 45 news articles »
Google ends cryptocurrency ad ban — but only for certain kinds of ads - CNBC
Tue Sep 25 16:08, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Just Took a Step Toward Becoming a 'Multi-Network' Cryptocurrency CoinDesk Bitcoin Just Took a Step Toward Becoming a 'Multi-Network' Cryptocurrency ... A proposal to radically expand the capabilities of bitcoin such that it would be able to add vast new features to its limited supply of cryptocurrency has arrived on testnet ...
Bitcoin Just Took a Step Toward Becoming a 'Multi-Network' Cryptocurrency - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 25 16:07, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Why Ether, Bitcoin Price Moves Are Starting to Diverge TheStreet.com Ether's value is tied intrinsically to its usefulness as a development platform for dApps - short for developmental applications that sit on top of a blockchain protocol. And though Ethereum , the underlying platform for Ether the cryptocurrency , has ... and more »
Why Ether, Bitcoin Price Moves Are Starting to Diverge - TheStreet.com
Tue Sep 25 15:16, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship has filed an official notification with the Council of Europe raising concerns about the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill’s impacts on media freedom in the UK. The post Counter-terrorism bill raises media freedom concerns appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Counter-terrorism bill raises media freedom concerns
Tue Sep 25 14:23, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Mt Gox Trustee Has Sold $230 Million in Bitcoin , Bitcoin Cash Since March CoinDesk The trustee for the now-defunct cryptocurrency exchange Mt. Gox has revealed new details about the pace of cryptocurrency sales as part of the firm's bankruptcy and rehabilitation process. Attorney Nobuaki Kobayashi explained in a September 25 notice ... Tokyo Whale Sells $230 Million of Bitcoin in Mt. Gox Wind-Down Bloomberg $230 Million: Mt. Gox Trustee Confirms Past Bitcoin Sell-Off CCN all 75 news articles »
Mt Gox Trustee Has Sold $230 Million in Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash Since March - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 25 11:40, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Over 75 New Banks: JPMorgan Expands Blockchain Payments Trial CoinDesk Called the the Interbank Information Network (IIN), the platform is built on Quorum – the ethereum -based blockchain network developed by JPMorgan and possibly to be spun off into its own enterprise. Now, according to a report from the FT on Tuesday, ... JPMorgan widens blockchain payments to more than 75 banks Financial Times 75 banks have joined JPMorgan's blockchain payments 'party' Business Insider 75+ Banks Now Part Of JPMC Blockchain Payments Initiative PYMNTS.com AMBCrypto  - Business Insider all 43 news articles »
Over 75 New Banks: JPMorgan Expands Blockchain Payments Trial - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 25 03:41, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph IBM CTO Tells US Congressmen 'Let's Get Government Ready for Blockchain ' Cointelegraph The report summarizes a series of roundtable discussions between U.S. Representatives Jared Polis (author of “The Cryptocurrency Tax Fairness Act,” which proposes to abolish crypto taxes below $600) and David Schweikert, along with Thomas Hardjono, ... What legislators are learning about blockchain -- GCN GCN.com The US Should Take a 'Leadership' Role on Blockchain , IBM Report Argues CoinDesk all 16 news articles »
IBM CTO Tells US Congressmen 'Let's Get Government Ready for Blockchain' - Cointelegraph
Tue Sep 25 06:29, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Wallet Provider Blockchain Sues Crypto Startup Days Before ICO CoinDesk Luxembourg-based cryptocurrency wallet provider Blockchain has filed a lawsuit against a startup with a similar name, the company announced Thursday. Blockchain – formerly known as Blockchain .info – is suing Blockchain .io just days in advance of the ... and more »
Wallet Provider Blockchain Sues Crypto Startup Days Before ICO - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 25 10:28, 2018 GMT
Tokyo Whale Sells $230 Million of Bitcoin in Mt. Gox Wind-Down Bloomberg The trustee liquidating cryptocurrencies on behalf of defunct exchange Mt. Gox has offloaded another 25.98 billion yen ($230 million) of Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash. The disposals were ... The cryptocurrency fell 3.5 percent to $6,394 as of 10:33 a.m. in ... and more »
Tokyo Whale Sells $230 Million of Bitcoin in Mt. Gox Wind-Down - Bloomberg
Tue Sep 25 09:00, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Cryptocurrency Wild West is crying out for a principled sheriff Financial Times But the future of bitcoin and the technology it uses, blockchain , are drifting towards the mainstream. Regulators have their sights set on bitcoin and other crypto assets it inspired. More than 75 of the world's biggest banks, meanwhile, are turning to ...
Cryptocurrency Wild West is crying out for a principled sheriff - Financial Times
Tue Sep 25 08:55, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Takes Another Huge Leap Towards Mainstream Acceptance Forbes Bitcoin has been taking giant strides towards mainstream acceptance over the last couple of years, boosted by its bull run last year that made bitcoin and cryptocurrency household terms — and now bitcoin has been given a badge of approval reserved for ... and more »
Bitcoin Takes Another Huge Leap Towards Mainstream Acceptance - Forbes
Tue Sep 25 09:00, 2018 GMT
ALQST for Human Rights in Saudi Arabia, English PEN, the Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR), Index on Censorship, and PEN International call on the authorities in Saudi Arabia to release Yemeni writer and online activist Marwan Al-Muraisy, who has been subject to enforced disappearance since June. The post Saudi Arabia: Authorities must release Yemeni writer Marwan Al-Muraisy appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Saudi Arabia: Authorities must release Yemeni writer Marwan Al-Muraisy
Tue Sep 25 08:15, 2018 GMT
CNBC Over $9 billion wiped off of XRP value after surprise spike in the cryptocurrency's price CNBC Ripple is a fintech company that focuses on blockchain -based payments to help financial institutions move money around the world faster. The firm holds the majority of the cryptocurrency XRP, which is independent of the company but can be used on ... XRP Search Volume Spikes, Brand Distancing From Ripple Ethereum World News (blog) Ripple And XRP: Proceed With Caution Seeking Alpha Bitcoin Takes a Breather and Falls Below $6700, Losses Across the Board CCN Cointelegraph all 249 news articles »
Over $9 billion wiped off of XRP value after surprise spike in the cryptocurrency's price - CNBC
Tue Sep 25 04:49, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk In Wake of 'Major' Failure, Bitcoin Code Review Comes Under Scrutiny CoinDesk But that's not to say the event hasn't prompted discussion about how bitcoin works and how similar bugs in the cryptocurrency's most popular software implementation, Bitcoin Core, can be identified and resolved in the future. It's an important question ...
In Wake of 'Major' Failure, Bitcoin Code Review Comes Under Scrutiny - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 25 02:16, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Walmart Requires Certain Produce Suppliers to Deploy Blockchain Technology Cointelegraph U.S. retail giant Walmart and its division Sam's Club, a membership-only retail warehouse club, will require suppliers of leafy greens to implement a farm-to-store tracking system based on blockchain tech, Reuters reported September 24. The end-to-end ... Walmart is going to use blockchain to stop the spread of E. coli and other diseases in lettuce CNBC Walmart implements IBM's blockchain for food traceability ZDNet Walmart Tells Produce Suppliers to Use Blockchain by Next September CoinDesk CNET  - TechCrunch  - Engadget all 76 news articles »
Walmart Requires Certain Produce Suppliers to Deploy Blockchain Technology - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 24 16:32, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Finding a Bottom May Be the Sign Bulls Are Waiting For Bloomberg Cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin and Ethereum have been trading sharply lower all year due to increased regulator scrutiny and fears that adoption of digital currencies could take longer than some had anticipated. A Bitcoin ETF was delayed last week ... and more »
Bitcoin Finding a Bottom May Be the Sign Bulls Are Waiting For - Bloomberg
Mon Sep 24 23:35, 2018 GMT
Walmart's Veggie-Tracking BLT: Blockchain Lettuce Technology New York Times The blockchains being tested by companies, including the version adopted by Walmart, generally have nothing to do with Bitcoin or any cryptocurrency — they are entirely new databases with no coins involved. And unlike the Bitcoin blockchain , which can ...
Walmart's Veggie-Tracking BLT: Blockchain Lettuce Technology - New York Times
Mon Sep 24 20:03, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Regulation News Moves Bitcoin Prices, BIS Report Says CoinDesk Regulation News Moves Bitcoin Prices, BIS Report Says ... The full report adds to the growing body of research conducted by the BIS – considered by some to be the "central bank's central bank" – on the subject of cryptocurrencies and blockchain . Among ... and more »
Regulation News Moves Bitcoin Prices, BIS Report Says - CoinDesk
Mon Sep 24 22:31, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Study: Bitcoin Investors and Speculators Maintained Their Positions Over Summer Cointelegraph Bitcoin (BTC) investors and speculators held their positions over the summer, while markets seem to have become more stable overall, according to a new study by Chainalysis published September 24. The data presented in the report was compiled using ... HODL No More? The Amount of Bitcoin in Active Wallets Is Near Record Highs CoinDesk Chainalysis Blog | Bitcoin Investors and Speculators Hold Their Positions over the Summer Chainalysis Blog all 10 news articles »
Study: Bitcoin Investors and Speculators Maintained Their Positions Over Summer - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 24 23:10, 2018 GMT
The Banner Newspaper Internet Censorship : The Tech Giants of Silicon Valley The Banner Newspaper As the age of technology ushers in an era of free information, the political establishment faces new challenges in maintaining its hold on public opinion. The Internet is a powerful tool for humanity and as larger portions of the population begin to ...
Internet Censorship: The Tech Giants of Silicon Valley - The Banner Newspaper
Mon Sep 24 20:39, 2018 GMT
CNBC Walmart is going to use blockchain to stop the spread of E. coli and other diseases in lettuce CNBC Grocery giants Walmart and Sam's Club are requiring their lettuce suppliers to get on the blockchain bandwagon. Those providing leafy green vegetables to the grocery chains will need to upload data about their foods to blockchain within a year, the ... Walmart implements IBM's blockchain for food traceability ZDNet Walmart is betting on the blockchain to improve food safety TechCrunch Walmart picks blockchain to track food safety with veggie suppliers CNET Adweek  - CoinDesk  - Bloomberg all 51 news articles »
Walmart is going to use blockchain to stop the spread of E. coli and other diseases in lettuce - CNBC
Mon Sep 24 19:13, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Walmart implements IBM's blockchain for food traceability ZDNet Walmart is working with IBM to implement blockchain as part of new food safety requirements for its suppliers. By this time next year, Walmart and Sam's Club will ask suppliers of leafy greens like romaine lettuce and spinach to implement food ... Walmart picks blockchain to track food safety with veggie suppliers CNET Walmart is betting on the blockchain to improve food safety TechCrunch Walmart is going to use blockchain to stop the spread of E. coli and other diseases in lettuce CNBC Bloomberg  - Wall Street Journal (blog)  - Reuters all 41 news articles »
Walmart implements IBM's blockchain for food traceability - ZDNet
Mon Sep 24 19:07, 2018 GMT
Walmart and its unit Sam's Club said on Monday leafy greens suppliers will be asked to implement real-time, farm-to-store tracking using blockchain technology by next September, as the retailer tackles food-safety incidents.
Walmart, Sam's Club to put food products on blockchain
Mon Sep 24 19:24, 2018 GMT
The company will be able to track exactly where that head of romaine lettuce came from.
Walmart picks blockchain to track food safety with veggie suppliers - CNET
Mon Sep 24 18:20, 2018 GMT
Forbes Meet Jane Thomason: Blockchain's Lead Social Development Evangelist Forbes What happens when an academic's ambitions to address global poverty and inequality collide head on with her teenage son's otherworldly fascinations with video gaming and crazy new technologies? The answer is that you get Dr. Jane Thomason, the ...
Meet Jane Thomason: Blockchain's Lead Social Development Evangelist - Forbes
Mon Sep 24 18:34, 2018 GMT
Britain's finance watchdog is considering fining the banking arm of Tesco Plc more than 30 million pounds ($39 million) over a 2016 cyberattack, Sky News reported on Monday.
UK watchdog considers fining Tesco Bank over cyberattack: Sky News
Mon Sep 24 13:48, 2018 GMT
Turkish prosecutors listed articles from websites such as The Guardian newspaper and Foreign Policy magazine as evidence of what they said was terrorist propaganda in an indictment against a jailed Kurdish lawyer and academic, human rights group Index on Censorship said .  Read the full article. The post Turkish prosecutors label Guardian and Foreign Policy articles terrorist propaganda (Ahval, 5 September 2018) appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Turkish prosecutors label Guardian and Foreign Policy articles terrorist propaganda (Ahval, 5 September 2018)
Mon Sep 24 13:28, 2018 GMT
Today marks the launch of Banned Books Week: a nationwide campaign celebrating the freedom to read and challenging censorship. Read the full article The post Why Banned Books Week is more important than ever in 2018 (The Bookseller, 24 September 2018) appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Why Banned Books Week is more important than ever in 2018 (The Bookseller, 24 September 2018)
Mon Sep 24 13:13, 2018 GMT
Coindesk HODL No More? The Amount of Bitcoin In Active Wallets Is Near a Record High Coindesk Announced Monday, the analytics firm found 4.8 million bitcoin , or roughly 32 percent of the protocol's cryptocurrency supply (minus lost coins), was held in personal wallets with some level of transactional activity as of August 31. That's up ...
HODL No More? The Amount of Bitcoin In Active Wallets Is Near a Record High - Coindesk
Mon Sep 24 12:56, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk '500 Transactions a Second': Vitalik Says Zk-Snarks Could Scale ... CoinDesk A form of cryptography pioneered by zcash might help scale ethereum, founder of the platform Vitalik Buterin said on a research forum Saturday. Ether cryptocurrency, a victim of blockchain success - Phys.org Phys.Org Ether cryptocurrency , a victim of blockchain success The Business Times all 26 news articles »
'500 Transactions a Second': Vitalik Says Zk-Snarks Could Scale ... - CoinDesk
Mon Sep 24 12:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Has Bitcoin Gone Mainstream? Four Signs Prices Could Continue To Climb Forbes According to CNBC, Mastercard got a new patent in July 2018 for a strategy it says will improve the speed of cryptocurrency -related transactions. Many sources put the current processing time for a blockchain -based transaction at around 10 minutes ... 10 Countries with the Most Bitcoin Hodlers UseTheBitcoin (blog) all 3 news articles »
Has Bitcoin Gone Mainstream? Four Signs Prices Could Continue To Climb - Forbes
Mon Sep 24 11:21, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph WEF — Blockchain Could Improve Multiple Spheres of Global Economy Cointelegraph If recent reports come to fruition, blockchain technology has the potential to have a massive financial impact on the global trade industry. The World Economic Forum (WEF) released an optimistic outlook for the global economy, which would be driven by ... and more »
WEF — Blockchain Could Improve Multiple Spheres of Global Economy - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 24 13:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Breakthrough? Japanese Giant Opens Corridor To Africa Forbes In addition to settling remittances in as little as one hour thanks to the bitcoin blockchain's fast settlement times, SBI Remit director Nobuo Ando believes BitPesa's multiple international licenses will help jump start African commerce with Japan on ... BitPesa, SBI Remit Partner for Blockchain Payments Between Japan And Africa CCN all 3 news articles »
Bitcoin Breakthrough? Japanese Giant Opens Corridor To Africa - Forbes
Mon Sep 24 12:52, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin prices may not have hit rock bottom yet, says Cboe options expert MarketWatch Crypto bulls are riding high after to total market value of cryptocurrencies has risen by more than $20 billion over the past seven sessions, perhaps, signaling a halt in a monthslong bitcoin bear market, which has the price of the digital currency ...
Bitcoin prices may not have hit rock bottom yet, says Cboe options expert - MarketWatch
Mon Sep 24 11:08, 2018 GMT
Coindesk $6.9K Is the New Price to Watch for Bitcoin Bulls Coindesk $6.9K Is the New Price to Watch for Bitcoin Bulls ... The leading cryptocurrency was solidly bid on Friday likely due to an increased investor interest in XRP and other alternative cryptocurrencies. Notably, prices flew past $6,600, confirming a double ... and more »
$6.9K Is the New Price to Watch for Bitcoin Bulls - Coindesk
Mon Sep 24 11:45, 2018 GMT
Forbes In Blockchain We Trust ... Or Will Someday Forbes But while Bitcoin racks up headlines and controversy, blockchain is gradually building credibility in the business world. Gartner recently forecast that this technology will add more than $3.1 trillion in annual business value by 2030, and that's a ... Ethereum's Vlad Zamfir Raises Question of Blockchain Mergers Cryptovest Ether cryptocurrency , a victim of blockchain success Phys.Org all 24 news articles »
In Blockchain We Trust ... Or Will Someday - Forbes
Mon Sep 24 11:19, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist The Case For Trusting Bitcoin Seeking Alpha Recently a bug was discovered in Bitcoin's code. The fallout from this incident highlights an important point; people don't understand why you can count on Bitcoin . A robust software system is not without shortcomings, Bitcoin is no exception. However ... Handling of Recent Bitcoin Bug Ruffles Feathers Bitcoinist The Latest Bitcoin Bug Was So Bad, Developers Kept Its Full Details a Secret CoinDesk The bitcoin DoS bug was a smokescreen for a way worse vulnerability finder.com.au Bitcoin Magazine  - Live Bitcoin News  - Bitcoin News (press release)  - Medium all 51 news articles »
The Case For Trusting Bitcoin - Seeking Alpha
Mon Sep 24 11:47, 2018 GMT
Ethereum Value Indicator (Experimental) Seeking Alpha In order to perform these calculations, I'll be using data from etherscan.io, a popular blockchain explorer for Ethereum . I'll start off by using the same inputs that I used for the Bitcoin Value Indicator and see if we find a similar result. If not ...
Ethereum Value Indicator (Experimental) - Seeking Alpha
Mon Sep 24 08:31, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Bulls Winklevoss Twins Eye Huge New European Market Forbes Bitcoin is currently trading at around $6,500, down from an eye-watering near $20,000 late last year. A bull run throughout 2017 saw bitcoin , as well as ethereum , ripple, stellar, and litecoin, all make massive gains as investors around the world piled ... and more »
Bitcoin Bulls Winklevoss Twins Eye Huge New European Market - Forbes
Mon Sep 24 03:28, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Market Update: Siacoin Leading Monday Momentum newsBTC Bitcoin has not moved much at all over the past couple of days and is hovering around the $6,700 mark. The short term outlook for BTC is bullish however its market dominance has fallen back to 51.2%. Ethereum is still recovering and has made a further ... What Bitcoin's dominance says about the state of the crypto market VentureBeat all 7 news articles »
Cryptocurrency Market Update: Siacoin Leading Monday Momentum - newsBTC
Mon Sep 24 09:23, 2018 GMT
CCN Bitcoin Takes a Breather and Falls Below $6700, Losses Across the Board CCN After a massive short-term rally, Bitcoin has retraced slightly, leading other major cryptocurrencies to fall by 3 to 5 percent. While Bitcoin recorded a slight loss of less than 1 percent, Ethereum , Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, and Litecoin ... Ethereum (ETH) Reclaims the Number 2 Spot After XRP's Recent Surge in The Markets Ethereum World News (blog) Crypto Markets See Mixed Signals, Ethereum Beats Ripple by Market Cap Cointelegraph Beaten-down cryptocurrency XRP surges 80% in 24 hours, nearly triples in value on week CNBC Ripple Coin News  - Bloomberg  - Bitcoinist  - Ripple all 475 news articles »
Bitcoin Takes a Breather and Falls Below $6700, Losses Across the Board - CCN
Mon Sep 24 10:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg How Cathie Wood Bought Bitcoin and Ruled the ETF Rankings Bloomberg Wood knew she was taking a risk when she decided to invest in the cryptocurrency . It was 2015, and a cloud hung over the Bitcoin market. Mt. Gox, once the world's largest crypto exchange, had imploded the previous year after being hacked and losing ... and more »
How Cathie Wood Bought Bitcoin and Ruled the ETF Rankings - Bloomberg
Mon Sep 24 02:05, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Bitcoin ETFs Keep Trying, Despite Regulators' Rejections Wall Street Journal Bitcoin enthusiasts trying to launch funds that would bring the cryptocurrency to small investors have been rebuffed at least 10 times by Wall Street's top regulator. That hasn't stopped them. There's at least one application for a bitcoin exchange ...
Bitcoin ETFs Keep Trying, Despite Regulators' Rejections - Wall Street Journal
Sun Sep 23 23:37, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Top Global Bitcoin Destinations — Travel Enthusiast Bitcoinist Presently, no list of cryptocurrency -friendly countries is complete without mentioning Malta. The Mediterranean island nation has pulled out all the stops in its quest to become a global virtual currency and blockchain technology hub. Already, giants ... and more »
Top Global Bitcoin Destinations — Travel Enthusiast - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 23 23:01, 2018 GMT
South China Morning Post Bitmain sponsors NBA's Houston Rockets as cryptocurrency goes mainstream South China Morning Post While China's government has cracked down on digital currency exchanges and initial coin offering schemes, large financial institutions in the US and other major markets have built up their support for trading of bitcoin , ethereum and other ... and more »
Bitmain sponsors NBA's Houston Rockets as cryptocurrency goes mainstream - South China Morning Post
Mon Sep 24 01:13, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: More Bulls Waiting at Channel Bottom? Ethereum World News (blog) This particular cryptocurrency managed to stay supported even as the SEC decided to once again delay its decision on the bitcoin ETF application of VanEck/SolidX for a longer comment period. For many, this still keeps hopes up that an approval could be ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Short-Term and Long-Term Reversal Patterns newsBTC all 4 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: More Bulls Waiting at Channel Bottom? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 23 23:20, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Taiwan Politician Receives Cryptocurrency Donation In First-Ever Ethereum World News (blog) As aforementioned, the politician has reportedly received 10,000 New Taiwan Dollars ($325 USD) worth of Bitcoin , which is apparently the stipulated limit for non-cash donations, like cryptocurrency , stock, etc, to any political-related campaign, as ... Taiwan Sees First Cryptocurrency Political Donation Live Bitcoin News all 5 news articles »
Taiwan Politician Receives Cryptocurrency Donation In First-Ever - Ethereum World News (blog)
Mon Sep 24 04:31, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Acquires “Safe Haven” Status After Brexit Woes newsBTC All in all, Bitcoin prices are on an uptrend. Backing these are boosting fundamentals with investors anchoring their bullish hopes on Bakkt, the ICE subsidiary. The platform will make use of Microsoft technologies for expediency. Regardless, our ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Acquires “Safe Haven” Status After Brexit Woes - newsBTC
Sun Sep 23 14:06, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Iceland's Industry to Shift From Crypto Mining to 'Pure Blockchain ... Cointelegraph Chairman of an Icelandic data center provider claims that the local crypto industry is going to shift from crypto mining to “pure blockchain business.” Stakeholders Clamor for Diversified Cryptocurrency Industry in ... Live Bitcoin News all 5 news articles »
Iceland's Industry to Shift From Crypto Mining to 'Pure Blockchain ... - Cointelegraph
Sun Sep 23 23:05, 2018 GMT
CCN Brazil's Biggest Brokerage Processes Bitcoin Trades, Gov't Supportive CCN Grupo XP, the largest independent brokerage in Brazil, has publicly released its plans to launch a Bitcoin and Ethereum trading platform by the end of 2018. Guilherme Benchimol, the chief executive officer of Grupo XP and XP Investimentos SA, stated ... Largest Brazilian Brokerage to Launch Exchange for Bitcoin and Ethereum Cointelegraph Brazil's Biggest Brokerage is Officially Joining the Cryptocurrency Markets newsBTC Brazil's Biggest Brokerage Goes Big on Bitcoin CryptoSlate Bloomberg all 36 news articles »
Brazil's Biggest Brokerage Processes Bitcoin Trades, Gov't Supportive - CCN
Sun Sep 23 18:34, 2018 GMT
Crowdfund Insider Baltic Honey Badger Bitcoin Conference Closes with Heavyweight Panel Crowdfund Insider The Baltic Honey Badger Conference of 2018, held this year in Riga, Latvia, wrapped up today with a panel featuring Adam Back, the CEO of Blockstream, Giacomo Zucco, CEO at BHB Network; Tone Vays, a former Wall Street risk analyst and Bitcoin advocate ... and more »
Baltic Honey Badger Bitcoin Conference Closes with Heavyweight Panel - Crowdfund Insider
Sun Sep 23 21:13, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Crypto Startup Blockchain Takes Fraudulent ICO To Court Ethereum World News (blog) On Thursday, Blockchain , one of this industry's leading startups, took to its official blog to convey a surprising announcement. Per the blog post, the blockchain infrastructure provider had filed a legal complaint in U.S. federal court against a ... and more »
Crypto Startup Blockchain Takes Fraudulent ICO To Court - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 23 17:51, 2018 GMT
VentureBeat What Bitcoin's dominance says about the state of the crypto market VentureBeat And although the exchanges have been launching more trading pairs with Ethereum and USDT this year, most traders tend to stick with the Bitcoin pairs as they hold the most volume. Another point is that ... Enabling anyone to create a new cryptocurrency ... and more »
What Bitcoin's dominance says about the state of the crypto market - VentureBeat
Sun Sep 23 20:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: Is Bitcoin Approaching a Turning Point? Bitcoinist Bitcoin surprised the world and rallied after the SEC postponed a decision on the Van Eck/ Solid X Bitcoin ETF. At the same time, XRP, ETH and few other altcoins posted impressive gains. Are cryptocurrencies approaching a turning point?
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Is Bitcoin Approaching a Turning Point? - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 23 19:53, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Dubai Department of Finance Launches Blockchain -Based Payment System for UAE Gov't Cointelegraph In July, the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) announced its partnership with Smart Dubai to develop a “Court of the Blockchain .” The organizations aim to explore the potential of the technology in addressing the shortcomings of the UAE's ... Smart Dubai turns to blockchain to expedite government transactions Tahawul Tech all 10 news articles »
Dubai Department of Finance Launches Blockchain-Based Payment System for UAE Gov't - Cointelegraph
Sun Sep 23 15:45, 2018 GMT
CCN Massive Hacks, Price Targets and a Bitcoin ETF: This Week in Crypto CCN The entire coin market cap is up 8% as Ethereum , Ripple and Stellar recorded strong gains. Bitcoins comparatively small gains held the market back as it sought to regain the ... Emmer Introduces 3 Blockchain Bills – On Friday, Congraaaessman Tom Emmer ... and more »
Massive Hacks, Price Targets and a Bitcoin ETF: This Week in Crypto - CCN
Sun Sep 23 12:44, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Five reasons why bitcoin fails the innovation test Financial Times Paul Volcker, former chairman of the US Federal Reserve, once said that the ATM was the only really useful financial innovation. Today's entrepreneurs and bankers are looking to prove him wrong. Mr Volcker's view was far too gloomy. But given the ...
Five reasons why bitcoin fails the innovation test - Financial Times
Sun Sep 23 14:04, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Weiss Ratings: Bitcoin Will Lose 50% of Its Market Share to Ethereum in 5 Years Bitcoinist # Bitcoin will lose 50% of its # cryptocurrency market share to #ETH within 5 years, due to it offering more uses and being backed with superior # blockchain technology. We completely agree – unlike #BTC, which is a one-trick pony, the limit of ETH's ... Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin ... Cointelegraph Bitcoin Cash [BCH] and Ethereum Classic [ETC] cross-chain bridge created for the community AMBCrypto all 43 news articles »
Weiss Ratings: Bitcoin Will Lose 50% of Its Market Share to Ethereum in 5 Years - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 23 10:07, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum (ETH) Reclaims the Number 2 Spot After XRP's Recent Surge in The Markets Ethereum World News (blog) There is doubt that XRP has experienced one of the most impressive last few days in the crypto markets. It all started on the 17th of September when one of Ripple's Executives hinted that xRapid would be going live in the next month or so. Sagar ... Crypto Markets See Mixed Signals, Ethereum Beats Ripple by ... Cointelegraph Beaten-down cryptocurrency XRP surges 80% in 24 hours, nearly triples in value on week CNBC Ripple Is Surging And Its Market Cap Just Passed Ethereum Bloomberg Coingape  - Bitcoinist  - CCN  - CNBC all 297 news articles »
Ethereum (ETH) Reclaims the Number 2 Spot After XRP's Recent Surge in The Markets - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 23 08:57, 2018 GMT
Forbes Middle East Why We Should Not Fear The Blockchain Forbes Middle East The fact that blockchain is misunderstood is hampering its adoption, with many believing that blockchain is in essence cryptocurrency . However, cryptocurrency is based on blockchain and not the other way around. This misunderstanding has even boiled ...
Why We Should Not Fear The Blockchain - Forbes Middle East
Sun Sep 23 14:50, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph All But One of Top 20 Cryptos See Green, Bitcoin Safely Above $6700 Cointelegraph The cryptocurrency is at $6,734 as of press time, up 0.9 percent on the day. Bitcoin is also ... Ethereum (ETH), after having briefly given up its position during a massive Ripple (XRP) rally, is now back to the second spot by market capitalization ... and more »
All But One of Top 20 Cryptos See Green, Bitcoin Safely Above $6700 - Cointelegraph
Sun Sep 23 08:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Cryptocurrency Enthusiasm Is Fueling A New Eclectic Arts Culture Bitcoinist A growing number of artists have been viewing cryptocurrency and blockchain technology as a good opportunity to investigate and experiment ideas related to value, the digital world, and abstraction. Their ensuring works seem to be the start of a new ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Enthusiasm Is Fueling A New Eclectic Arts Culture - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 23 01:59, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Singapore Warns Against Bitcoin Scammers Using Premier's Name Bloomberg Two fraudulent websites trumpeting get-rich-quick Bitcoin schemes used fabricated comments attributed to Shanmugaratnam, the Monetary Authority of Singapore said last week. Shanmugaratnam, who's also chairman of the city's central bank and financial ... and more »
Singapore Warns Against Bitcoin Scammers Using Premier's Name - Bloomberg
Sun Sep 23 11:07, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Handling of Recent Bitcoin Bug Ruffles Feathers Bitcoinist Bitcoin Core developers urged all nodes to implement a patch on Friday, September 21, in order to prevent the exploitation of a recently discovered bug in the Bitcoin protocol. The bug, called CVE-2018-17144, was originally reported to the Bitcoin Core ... Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: The Resilience of Bitcoin Bitcoin Magazine The Latest Bitcoin Bug Was So Bad, Developers Kept Its Full Details a Secret CoinDesk 'High Severity' Bug in Bitcoin Code Capable of Crashing the Cryptocurrency – Detected and Fixed Live Bitcoin News Ethereum World News (blog)  - Cointelegraph  - Bitcoin Core all 36 news articles »
Handling of Recent Bitcoin Bug Ruffles Feathers - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 23 11:06, 2018 GMT
CCN CNBC Analyst Predicts Bitcoin Bounce Back Based Purely on Market Tacticals CCN CNBC Futures Now trader Jim Iurio has predicted that bitcoin will trade above $6,800 based on market analysis that holds $6,000 as its critical support level. Speaking on the show alongside Anthony Grisanti, Iurio stated that market tacticals hold the ... and more »
CNBC Analyst Predicts Bitcoin Bounce Back Based Purely on Market Tacticals - CCN
Sun Sep 23 03:40, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Blockchain keeps environmental impact investors in the loop Financial Times Seneca Zoo has partnered with Ixo Foundation, a non-profit open-source software development organisation, to monitor the Madagascar tree-planting effort through Ixo's blockchain -based platform. It is not just blockchain ... The same distributed ledger ...
Blockchain keeps environmental impact investors in the loop - Financial Times
Sun Sep 23 01:01, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitfury Launches New Generation of Bitcoin (BTC) Mining ASICs Ethereum World News (blog) “The 14nm Bitfury Clarke ASIC is fully customized for SHA256 bitcoin mining. It can execute a hashrate up to 120 gigahashes per second (GH/s) and a power efficiency rate as low as 55 millijoules per gigahash (mJ/GH). The supply voltage required by ... Bitmain CEO Announces New 7nm Bitcoin Mining Chip CoinDesk Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Unveils 'Next-Generation' 7nm Chip CCN Bitmain Announces Next-Generation Antminer Equipped With 7nm Chip Bitcoin News (press release) Bitmain Blog  - Medium all 35 news articles »
Bitfury Launches New Generation of Bitcoin (BTC) Mining ASICs - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 22 23:35, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin Cash Fans Launch Bitcoincashtalk as an Alternative to Bitcointalk Ethereum World News (blog) The same confusion has been evident in other social networks, especially in Reddit where the Bitcoin Cash community remains more active under the BTC ticker than under the BCH ticker. This situation has caused controversy since the birth of this altcoin.
Bitcoin Cash Fans Launch Bitcoincashtalk as an Alternative to Bitcointalk - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 23 04:00, 2018 GMT
FRANCE 24 Ether cryptocurrency , a victim of blockchain success FRANCE 24 Blockchain traffic jam -. Unlike bitcoin's blockchain , which carries out transactions involving only the cryptocurrency , Ethereum can host different virtual tokens and also enable certain digital applications and so-called smart contracts. Such ...
Ether cryptocurrency, a victim of blockchain success - FRANCE 24
Sun Sep 23 02:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist In Argentina, Investors Flock to Safe-Haven Bitcoin Bitcoinist The economic crisis in Argentina is driving investors to buy Bitcoin in order to protect their wealth, pushing the cryptocurrency's price higher in-turn. In parallel, to satisfy the increasing demand, the first of 12 Bitcoin ATMs has already begun to ...
In Argentina, Investors Flock to Safe-Haven Bitcoin - Bitcoinist
Sat Sep 22 19:38, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Novogratz Discusses XRP Surge, Bitcoin (BTC) $10000 Price Target Ethereum World News (blog) Backing up this claim, the cryptocurrency advocate explained that venture capital firms are still investing heavily into this nascent technology, as seen by the dozens of funding rounds of cryptocurrency -focused startups that occurred within the past ... Billionaire Novogratz: Impossible For Bitcoin Not to Hit $10000 by This Year newsBTC Novogratz Sees Bitcoin Recording 30% Increase This Year, $10,000 ... CCN all 19 news articles »
Novogratz Discusses XRP Surge, Bitcoin (BTC) $10000 Price Target - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 22 18:26, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Coinsquare Launches Blockchain ETF Following XRP Integration Ethereum World News (blog) Per a report from The Globe And Mail, a subsidiary of Canada's leading cryptocurrency platform, Coinsquare, has just launched two new, technology-focused exchange-traded funds (ETF) on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Coin Capital Investment ... Coinsquare Lists Blockchain ETF On Toronto Stock Exchange CCN all 8 news articles »
Coinsquare Launches Blockchain ETF Following XRP Integration - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 22 18:05, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets See Mixed Signals, Ethereum Beats Ripple by Market Cap Cointelegraph Bitcoin weekly price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Index · Ethereum (ETH) has regained its position as the top second cryptocurrency by market cap, having overtaken Ripple by some $2 billion, with a market cap of $24.4 billion at press time. Beaten-down cryptocurrency XRP surges 80% in 24 hours, nearly triples in value on week CNBC Ethereum Regains #2 Spot Surpassing Ripple, Wild Volatility as Market Recovers newsBTC XRP's Surge: Justin Sun Believes It is A Sign that Financial Institutions Will Adopt Blockchain Ethereum World News (blog) Bloomberg  - Bitcoinist  - Economic Times  - CNBC all 260 news articles »
Crypto Markets See Mixed Signals, Ethereum Beats Ripple by Market Cap - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 22 20:00, 2018 GMT
Black Enterprise The One Cryptocurrency That Is Not For Me Black Enterprise Ripple actively courts the traditional banking infrastructure for its use–something that helps make this particular cryptocurrency highly controversial. For “oldcoiners” like me, Ripple is crypto-heresy because it works with banks. Bitcoin was born of ... and more »
The One Cryptocurrency That Is Not For Me - Black Enterprise
Sat Sep 22 16:34, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: The Resilience of Bitcoin Bitcoin Magazine The same week that a study was released, detailing the ongoing trouble that Japanese exchanges are experiencing with cryptocurrency thefts, another major exchange announced that is had been hacked. Japanese exchange Zaif was drained of 6.7 billion ... The Latest Bitcoin Bug Was So Bad, Developers Kept Its Full Details a Secret CoinDesk XVG Developers Clarify Verge's Codebase Does Not Have Bitcoin Core Vulnerability Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin Core Vulnerability Would Have Allowed Miners to Inflate the BTC Supply CCN Naked Security  - CryptoGlobe  - Bitcoin News (press release)  - Bitcoin Core all 31 news articles »
Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: The Resilience of Bitcoin - Bitcoin Magazine
Sat Sep 22 13:45, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum (ETH) Could Bear Down To $140 And Turn Into A Bull Run In A Surprise Market Dynamic Ethereum World News (blog) First off, it's good to understand that in the crypto world, an influx of tokens released into the market might upset the market value of the particular cryptocurrency unfavorably. In the case of Ethereum (ETH), the price dip was largely as a result of ... and more »
Ethereum (ETH) Could Bear Down To $140 And Turn Into A Bull Run In A Surprise Market Dynamic - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 22 12:01, 2018 GMT
The Denver Post Don't understand blockchain ? Denver Startup Week events will provide deeper understanding of new technology. The Denver Post Those consulting Monday's schedule might notice a bundle of events covering the recently ubiquitous technology known as blockchain . Blockchain — a decentralized, digital ledger capable of tracking bitcoin and other cryptocurrency transfers and ...
Don't understand blockchain? Denver Startup Week events will provide deeper understanding of new technology. - The Denver Post
Sat Sep 22 06:01, 2018 GMT
South China Morning Post Why China owes its strict censors: or how Google and Facebook met their match South China Morning Post I am writing in response to the article “On internet censorship , China can tell the US: told you so”, (September 16). It is traditionally assumed that censorship suppresses creativity by controlling what artists can work on and what they cannot ...
Why China owes its strict censors: or how Google and Facebook met their match - South China Morning Post
Sat Sep 22 00:57, 2018 GMT
Barron's Can Bitcoin Replace Gold as the Crisis Investment? Barron's With the cryptocurrency tumbling 55% so far this year, the argument for Bitcoin as a gold alternative—the metal is down 8% this year—may have dimmed a bit. Gold tops Bitcoin on other metrics, too. The total value of all the gold in the world is about ...
Can Bitcoin Replace Gold as the Crisis Investment? - Barron's
Fri Sep 21 22:41, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk The Latest Bitcoin Bug Was So Bad, Developers Kept Its Full Details a Secret CoinDesk This week's major bitcoin bug was even worse than developers initially let on. The bug originally rocked the bitcoin world when it was reported the vulnerability could be used to shut down a chunk of the network. While this sounded bad enough for many, ... The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Details of One of Bitcoin's Nastiest Bugs Yet Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Core Upgrade 'Critical' for Everyone, Urge Developers in Bug Disclosure Cointelegraph Bitcoin flaw could have allowed dreaded 51% takeover Naked Security CCN all 19 news articles »
The Latest Bitcoin Bug Was So Bad, Developers Kept Its Full Details a Secret - CoinDesk
Sat Sep 22 01:21, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Largest Brazilian Brokerage to Launch Exchange for Bitcoin and Ethereum Cointelegraph Per a CADE report, “the main banks are imposing restrictions or even prohibiting ... access to the financial system by cryptocurrency brokerages.” The banks reportedly claim that the brokers' accounts were closed due to the absence or lack of client data. Brazil Investment CEO On Bitcoin Exchange Launch: 'I'd Rather ... Bitcoinist Brazil's Biggest Brokerage Begrudgingly Joins Crypto Market Bloomberg all 12 news articles »
Largest Brazilian Brokerage to Launch Exchange for Bitcoin and Ethereum - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 21 22:14, 2018 GMT
Mashable Cryptocurrency exchange claimed it was 'practically impossible' to hack. It was hacked. Mashable The Japan-based cryptocurrency exchange Zaif suffered a major hack last week. It issued a statement on Thursday stating that approximately $59 million worth of bitcoin , bitcoin cash, and MONAcoin had been stolen by unidentified criminals. This ... and more »
Cryptocurrency exchange claimed it was 'practically impossible' to hack. It was hacked. - Mashable
Fri Sep 21 18:41, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Details of One of Bitcoin's Nastiest Bugs Yet Bitcoin Magazine An attack like this would have been noticed fairly quickly — everything happens on a public blockchain , while crash reports would probably have flooded chat rooms and forums. At that point, the Bitcoin user base would very likely agree that the added ... Bitcoin Core Upgrade 'Critical' for Everyone, Urge Developers in Bug Disclosure Cointelegraph New Core Patch Fixes Bitcoin Network Vulnerability to DDoS Attacks CCN all 15 news articles »
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Details of One of Bitcoin's Nastiest Bugs Yet - Bitcoin Magazine
Fri Sep 21 21:46, 2018 GMT
Hong Kong broadcaster Television Broadcasts has won its site-blocking case in Australia. As a result, ISPs including Telstra, Optus, Vocus, and TPG plus their subsidiaries must block access to 25 "online locations" connected to seven unauthorized Android-based streaming services. The blocks must be in place within 15 days. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Broadcaster Wins Streaming Piracy Blocking Case in Australia
Fri Sep 21 21:23, 2018 GMT
There'll be consequences if foreign adversaries launch cyberattacks against the US, the White House says.
Trump OKs 'offensive cyber operations' as deterrent against US rivals - CNET
Fri Sep 21 17:39, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : Argentina Could Push Price Higher Seeking Alpha Ever since I went to college at both Pasadena City College and the University of Denver, I have followed the Argentinian economy; I wrote several papers for my economic classes. Argentina's economy seems to continuously swing from boom to bust and back ...
Bitcoin: Argentina Could Push Price Higher - Seeking Alpha
Fri Sep 21 14:33, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Jeremy Gardner: ' Bitcoin Is No Different Than Money Systems Today, Except That It May Be Better' Cointelegraph Known in mainstream media as a young “ Bitcoin millionaire,” within the crypto and blockchain industry, Jeremy Gardner is a known more for what he does than how much he makes. As a serial blockchain entrepreneur, educator and investor, Gardner has ... and more »
Jeremy Gardner: 'Bitcoin Is No Different Than Money Systems Today, Except That It May Be Better' - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 21 08:28, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur Here's Why Companies Can't Dismiss the Rising Need for Cyber Security Entrepreneur Citizen data privacy , malicious malware, penetrative hacks, botnets and spam are just some of the minor problems that pop-up when discussing cyber - security . And with rapid expansion and development, the intensity and strength of these attacks have ... and more »
Here's Why Companies Can't Dismiss the Rising Need for Cyber Security - Entrepreneur
Fri Sep 21 18:01, 2018 GMT
Barron's Marijuana Stocks Are the New Bitcoin Barron's Marijuana stocks had a short strange trip this week. Led by Tilray,the U.S.-listed grower that just went public in July, the shares of Canada's pot producers skyrocketed by Wednesday, then gave most of their gains back. Tilray opened the week at $117, ... Weekend roundup: Marijuana becomes bitcoin | How investing fads work | Short squeeze candidates MarketWatch all 178 news articles »
Marijuana Stocks Are the New Bitcoin - Barron's
Fri Sep 21 17:55, 2018 GMT
CNBC Beaten-down cryptocurrency XRP surges 80% in 24 hours, nearly triples in value on week CNBC Its market capitalization jumped to roughly $26.8 billion, surpassing ethereum as the world's second most valuable cryptocurrency behind bitcoin . Often mistakenly called "Ripple," XRP has fared the worst of the top cryptocurrencies this year. At one ... Cryptocurrency Markets Continue Resurgence as Ripple Claims 68 Percent Weekly Gains Cointelegraph Ripple's XRP Second Attempt to Take Over Ethereum's (ETH) Position: 50.00% Gain 24-hours Ethereum World News (blog) Ripple Is Surging And Its Market Cap Just Passed Ethereum Bloomberg TNW  - CCN  - The Independent  - CNBC all 187 news articles »
Beaten-down cryptocurrency XRP surges 80% in 24 hours, nearly triples in value on week - CNBC
Fri Sep 21 16:08, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Core Developer Joins Forces With Former Morgan Stanley Exec To Warn SEC Forbes In the letter published late last night bitcoin core developer Bryan Bishop, former Morgan Stanley managing director Caitlin Long, ecommerce coding pioneer Chris Allen, founder of Ernst & Young's blockchain team, Angus Champion de Crespigny, and fund ...
Bitcoin Core Developer Joins Forces With Former Morgan Stanley Exec To Warn SEC - Forbes
Fri Sep 21 15:17, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ripple Passes Ethereum to Claim Number Two Ranking on CoinMarketCap Cointelegraph As of press time, Ripple has a listed market cap of around $26 billion, while Ethereum — now in third on CoinMarketCap — has around $23 billion in market cap. Bitcoin (BTC) is still ranked number one, with a market cap of around $115 billion. Ripple ... Ripple Is Surging and Its Market Cap Just Passed Ethereum Bloomberg Why Ripple is said to be the next Bitcoin TNW Newsflash: Ripple (XRP) 'Flippens' Ethereum , Becomes 2nd-Largest Cryptocurrency CCN The Independent  - newsBTC  - Fox Business all 216 news articles »
Ripple Passes Ethereum to Claim Number Two Ranking on CoinMarketCap - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 21 14:02, 2018 GMT
Trump cyber strategy drops Politico The administration will also increasingly launch offensive cyber operations to disrupt adversaries' attacks, according to national security adviser John Bolton. “We're going to do a lot of things offensively, and I think our adversaries need to know ... and more »
Trump cyber strategy drops - Politico
Fri Sep 21 12:55, 2018 GMT
Brexit Britain's Brave Stand Against Bitcoin - Bloomberg. It's good to see politicians belatedly waking up to the risk of crypto-currencies. British lawmakers are banging the drum for the regulation of Bitcoin , Ethereum and their brethren in order to protect consumers. It may be too late for all those ...
Brexit Britain's Brave Stand Against Bitcoin - Bloomberg
Fri Sep 21 12:03, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Tether's Impact on Bitcoin Price Not 'Statistically Significant,' Study Finds CoinDesk The issuance of tether (USDT), the controversial cryptocurrency tied to the U.S. dollar's value, has had no meaningful impact on the price of bitcoin , an academic study has found. The findings by Dr. Wang Chun Wei, a lecturer at the business school of ... and more »
Tether's Impact on Bitcoin Price Not 'Statistically Significant,' Study Finds - CoinDesk
Fri Sep 21 11:34, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk $6700: Bitcoin Price Charts Bullish Reversal as Altcoins Surge CoinDesk For instance, XRP – the third largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization – has risen by 42 percent in the last 24 hours and 18 percent of the total XRP trading volume is coming from XRP/BTC pairs, according to CoinMarketCap. Aurora (AOA) is up 57 ... and more »
$6700: Bitcoin Price Charts Bullish Reversal as Altcoins Surge - CoinDesk
Fri Sep 21 12:08, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Core Upgrade 'Critical' for Everyone, Urge Developers in Bug Disclosure Cointelegraph Bitcoin Core developers published a “full disclosure” of the vulnerability affecting several implementations of the Bitcoin (BTC) client Friday, September 21, repeating calls for all nodes to upgrade to the latest version as a priority. In addition to ... and more »
Bitcoin Core Upgrade 'Critical' for Everyone, Urge Developers in Bug Disclosure - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 21 11:28, 2018 GMT
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Fri Sep 21 11:03, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Is Charting a Bullish Reversal as Altcoins Surge CoinDesk For instance, XRP – the fourth largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization – has risen by 42 percent in the last 24 hours and 18 percent of the total trading volume is coming from XRP/BTC pairs, according to CoinMarketCap. Aurora (AOA) is up 57 ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Is Charting a Bullish Reversal as Altcoins Surge - CoinDesk
Fri Sep 21 10:38, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Cryptocurrency Markets Continue Resurgence as Ripple Claims 68 Percent Weekly Gains Cointelegraph Bitcoin weekly price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Index. In altcoin markets, Ethereum's (ETH) reversal of fortunes continued after weeks of beating Bitcoin on losses. Prices at press time for ETH/USD hit $225, also a first since September ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Markets Continue Resurgence as Ripple Claims 68 Percent Weekly Gains - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 21 02:29, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Tim Draper Maintains $250k Bitcoin (BTC) Price Prediction Ethereum World News (blog) As reported by Ethereum World News just days ago, Tim Draper, a venture capitalist and well-known cryptocurrency proponent, claimed that the total value of all crypto assets would reach a staggering $80 trillion over the next 15 years. ... While ... Tim Draper Keeps $250000 Bitcoin Price Target, Says It Will be Bigger Than the Internet newsBTC Tim Draper Is Not Backing Down From His Prediction of Bitcoin $250000 by 2022 TheStreet.com all 31 news articles »
Tim Draper Maintains $250k Bitcoin (BTC) Price Prediction - Ethereum World News (blog)
Fri Sep 21 06:58, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Bounce Back? Former Hedge Fund Manager Makes Massive Prediction Forbes Bitcoin and other major cryptocurrencies could have turned a corner after a bruising nine months that has seen bitcoin lose some 60% of its value, while the likes of ethereum , ripple, bitcoin cash, EOS, and litecoin have seen even bigger declines ... Wall Street's crypto guru says pot stocks feel like bitcoin last year — so he's shorting them CNBC Cryptocurrency has hit bottom, bitcoin due for renaissance: Novogratz Reuters Investor swears bitcoin will 'grind back' New York Post The Indian Express all 51 news articles »
Bitcoin Bounce Back? Former Hedge Fund Manager Makes Massive Prediction - Forbes
Fri Sep 21 05:21, 2018 GMT
Forbes Unicorns Integrate Cryptocurrency Payments, Showing Blockchain Is Far From Done Forbes At the end of last year, more established companies began accepting cryptocurrency as payment for goods and services, with companies such as Overstock and PayPal coming to mind. By adopting cryptocurrencies, these companies create a strong ...
Unicorns Integrate Cryptocurrency Payments, Showing Blockchain Is Far From Done - Forbes
Fri Sep 21 07:09, 2018 GMT
"I will never stop pushing them to bring the authors of the assault on me to justice since this is not a case lacking in information" The post Iron bars, automatic gunfire and impunity stalk Albania’s journalists appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Iron bars, automatic gunfire and impunity stalk Albania’s journalists
Fri Sep 21 02:32, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitfury Launches New Generation of ASIC-Based Bitcoin Mining Hardware Cointelegraph Bitcoin (BTC) mining software manufacturer Bitfury Group has launched a new generation of its BTC mining hardware based on its Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) chip Bitfury Clarke, according to an announcement published September 19. Just a Cycle? Big Bitcoin Miners Stay Positive in Face of Market Slump CoinDesk Bitfury Launches New Suite of Bitcoin Mining Hardware - Medium Medium all 19 news articles »
Bitfury Launches New Generation of ASIC-Based Bitcoin Mining Hardware - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 21 04:01, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk 'Turbo Geth' Seeks to Scale Ethereum – And It's Ready in Private Beta CoinDesk By rewriting Geth, the Ethereum Foundation's in-house software for interacting with the blockchain , Akhunov said, he's cut storage down to one-fifth its current size. This approach allows ethereum nodes to run on cheaper hardware. What's more, it's ...
'Turbo Geth' Seeks to Scale Ethereum – And It's Ready in Private Beta - CoinDesk
Thu Sep 20 23:06, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Consortium of Swiss Investors Launch Blockchain Incubator with $100 Million Goal Cointelegraph Switzerland-based consortium Crypto Valley Venture Capital (CV VC) has launched a blockchain incubator with a $100 million goal, swissinfo.ch reported September 20. CV VC has reportedly launched its initial incubator dubbed “Genesis Hub” in the canton ... and more »
Consortium of Swiss Investors Launch Blockchain Incubator with $100 Million Goal - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 21 00:17, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Traders Should Watch $5600 And $8900 Forbes Shidan Gouran, President and CEO Global Blockchain Technologies Corp, is less optimistic, placing Bitcoin price closer to the $5800, though he sees it very unlikely for Bitcoin price to drop below $6000. “It has become clear that Bitcoin's "iron" price ...
Bitcoin Traders Should Watch $5600 And $8900 - Forbes
Thu Sep 20 22:17, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin ETFs Delayed Again as SEC Seeks Comment on Fund Proposal Bloomberg Agency asks for more input on Van Eck, SolidX application. Ruling on request had already been postponed to September. A technician monitors cryptocurrency mining rigs in Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec, Canada. Photographer: James MacDonald/Bloomberg. SEC Moves to Make Decision on VanEck-SolidX Bitcoin ETF Proposal CoinDesk US SEC Asks for Further Comment Regarding VanEck Bitcoin ETF Cointelegraph Breaking News – SEC Decision on Cboe's BTC ETF Postponed Ethereum World News (blog) CCN all 16 news articles »
Bitcoin ETFs Delayed Again as SEC Seeks Comment on Fund Proposal - Bloomberg
Thu Sep 20 19:35, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Enigma Delays Release of 'Discovery' Protocol on Ethereum Mainnet CoinDesk The company had previously planned to deploy its "Discovery" protocol on the live ethereum network or "mainnet" – it launched on an ethereum "testnet" over the summer – by the end of the third quarter. According to a blog post published Thursday, that ...
Enigma Delays Release of 'Discovery' Protocol on Ethereum Mainnet - CoinDesk
Thu Sep 20 21:54, 2018 GMT
NPR Hackers Steal $59 Million In Cryptocurrency From Japanese Exchange NPR Shortly after the popular cryptocurrency Bitcoin peaked in value in December 2017 at just under $20,000 per bitcoin , Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck reported losing 500 million in various crypto coins to hackers. That equated to a loss ...
Hackers Steal $59 Million In Cryptocurrency From Japanese Exchange - NPR
Thu Sep 20 20:34, 2018 GMT
CNBC Wall Street's crypto guru says pot stocks feel like bitcoin last year — so he's shorting them CNBC "The prices of cannabis stocks today feel like bitcoin and ethereum did in December of last year," Novogratz, a closely bitcoin evangelist, said Thursday at the Yahoo Finance All Markets Summit. This week, as pot stock Tilray jumped 50 percent ... Cryptocurrency has hit bottom, bitcoin due for renaissance: Novogratz Reuters all 9 news articles »
Wall Street's crypto guru says pot stocks feel like bitcoin last year — so he's shorting them - CNBC
Thu Sep 20 15:22, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Ripple Rallies on Optimism the Cryptocurrency Finds a Home Bloomberg Ripple's cryptocurrency has surged as much as 35 percent this week amid optimism that it will serve as the means of exchange in a new payment service being developed by its parent company. Ripple Labs Inc. could launch a service that will use its ... Blockchain startup Ripple signs up PNC as a customer for its payment tech Reuters all 89 news articles »
Ripple Rallies on Optimism the Cryptocurrency Finds a Home - Bloomberg
Thu Sep 20 15:28, 2018 GMT
TheStreet.com Tim Draper Is Not Backing Down From His Prediction of Bitcoin $250000 by 2022 TheStreet.com TheStreet: So right after U.S. Marshals seized 144,336 Bitcoins from the operators of Silk Road, you made a bid to buy into the then-nascent cryptocurrency . How much did you pay for the Bitcoin that you bought at the U.S. Marshals' auctions in 2014 and ... Op Ed: Why Your Financial Advisor Won't Talk to You About Bitcoin Nasdaq all 18 news articles »
Tim Draper Is Not Backing Down From His Prediction of Bitcoin $250000 by 2022 - TheStreet.com
Thu Sep 20 14:26, 2018 GMT
ZDNet Cyber defence: We'll hack back at attackers, says US ZDNet The Department of Defence (DoD) has updated its cyber strategy for the first time since 2015, advocating a more aggressive approach than the previous document. Perhaps most controversially, under the new strategy the US should be ready to "defend ... and more »
Cyber defence: We'll hack back at attackers, says US - ZDNet
Thu Sep 20 16:36, 2018 GMT
The Verge Japanese bitcoin exchange is robbed of $60 million worth of cryptocurrency The Verge Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Zaif has been robbed of $60 million worth of digital coins, its parent company Tech Bureau announced today, according to Reuters. Zaif was hacked on September 14th during a two-hour time frame. Three days later, it ... Hackers stole $60 million from a crypto exchange in Japan's second major bitcoin heist this year Business Insider Japanese exchange hack results in 6000 bitcoin stolen MarketWatch Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, About $60 Million Swiped Wall Street Journal Cointelegraph  - CoinDesk  - Telegraph.co.uk all 535 news articles »
Japanese bitcoin exchange is robbed of $60 million worth of cryptocurrency - The Verge
Thu Sep 20 13:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Video Delivery Platform Theta Partners With South Korean Media Giants Forbes Two of South Korea's largest media companies have teamed up with upstart blockchain video content platform Theta Labs in an effort to drive viewer engagement in one of Asia's hottest economies. MBN, a division of Maekyung Media Group - a large player ... and more »
Blockchain Video Delivery Platform Theta Partners With South Korean Media Giants - Forbes
Thu Sep 20 15:28, 2018 GMT
Forbes Why I Think Ethereum Will Sink To $100 Forbes In my mind without doubt, just like the dotcom spawned a pile of listed companies with no business at all and huge valuations, the same is true in cryptocurrency and tokens. The market contains a huge amount of trash like the ... They are bitcoin ...
Why I Think Ethereum Will Sink To $100 - Forbes
Thu Sep 20 15:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: A Big Move is Coming Bitcoinist Following a volatile day and as Bitcoin continues to flirt with support $6k, we look at what's going on with Bitcoin Price action. Futures Expiration, Exchange Hack. Bitcoin price $6971.72 -0.13% opened the day trading at $6335 and fell 4% to $6100 ... Bitcoin's Price Swings to Nearly $6500 in Volatile Trading Hour CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Volatility Picking Up Leading to Bitcoin ETF SEC Ruling newsBTC all 63 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: A Big Move is Coming - Bitcoinist
Thu Sep 20 16:42, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship is deeply saddened by the news that Louis Blom-Cooper The post Early Index supporter Louis Blom-Cooper dies aged 92 appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Early Index supporter Louis Blom-Cooper dies aged 92
Thu Sep 20 13:01, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Japanese exchange hack results in 6000 bitcoin stolen MarketWatch The cryptocurrency market's credibility took a hit late Wednesday New York time when Japanese exchange Zaif said it had been hacked, resulting in the loss of nearly 6,000 bitcoin . As for pricing action, however, the news had little immediate impact ... Hackers stole $60 million from a crypto exchange in Japan's second major bitcoin heist this year Business Insider Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, About $60 Million Swiped Wall Street Journal Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, $59 Million in Losses Reported Cointelegraph CoinDesk  - Reuters  - Financial Times all 509 news articles »
Japanese exchange hack results in 6000 bitcoin stolen - MarketWatch
Thu Sep 20 10:01, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch Circle wants more women to invest in cryptocurrency TechCrunch The earliest adopters of Bitcoin — the libertarian anarchist “cypherpunk” crowd — were mostly men. Today, roughly a decade after Satoshi Nakamoto's famed white paper was released, the majority of cryptocurrency holders are still men. This poses a ...
Circle wants more women to invest in cryptocurrency - TechCrunch
Thu Sep 20 14:09, 2018 GMT
The Independent Bitcoin on brink of collapse after 'very scary bug' discovered in code The Independent 'We urge all network participants to upgrade to [the new software] as soon as possible,' said the cryptocurrency developer who discovered the bug. Anthony Cuthbertson · @ADCuthbertson; in 14 hours ... Bitcoin Core Update FIxes Vulnerability That Reportedly Could Crash Network for $80000 Cointelegraph No, Bitcoin Did Not Nearly Crash, Bugs Never Get to Production Release newsBTC Bitcoin Core Developers Move to Fix Denial-of-Service Software Bug CoinDesk Motherboard  - ZDNet  - Bitcoinist all 37 news articles »
Bitcoin on brink of collapse after 'very scary bug' discovered in code - The Independent
Thu Sep 20 13:05, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Bitfury Reveals New Generation of Bitcoin ASIC Chips CoinDesk Bitfury Group has developed a new, more efficient bitcoin mining chip, the firm announced Wednesday. The Bitfury Clarke application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) chip "offers the strongest performance among bitcoin mining chips and is unparalleled ... and more »
Bitfury Reveals New Generation of Bitcoin ASIC Chips - CoinDesk
Thu Sep 20 13:52, 2018 GMT
The cyberattack impacted up to 15 million UK citizens.
Equifax still paying for 2017 hack as UK hits it with $660K fine - CNET
Thu Sep 20 14:05, 2018 GMT
Fast Company Meet the women who are making sure blockchain is inclusive Fast Company That's precisely what drew attorney Paroma Indilo to work with blockchain companies. A lawyer specializing in advising companies on initial coin offerings (ICO), she started getting involved two years ago after attending a conference and dipping a toe ...
Meet the women who are making sure blockchain is inclusive - Fast Company
Thu Sep 20 13:23, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum [ETH] Could Soon Take Half of Bitcoin's Marketcap, Tech Analyst Says Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin has remained the most important cryptocurrency of the global market cap throughout the history of blockchain technologies; however, many analysts have agreed that every day there is a better chance that Ethereum will take the first position. Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, IOTA: Price Analysis, September 19 Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Preparing for Next Upside Wave newsBTC Ethereum Could Take Half of Bitcoin's Market Share in Five Years: Analyst Hacked CCN all 179 news articles »
Ethereum [ETH] Could Soon Take Half of Bitcoin's Marketcap, Tech Analyst Says - Ethereum World News (blog)
Thu Sep 20 12:01, 2018 GMT
The Denver Post Denver startup proposes mining funded with cryptocurrency , not mining for cryptocurrency The Denver Post “A lot of people are questioning what it is that gives bitcoin its value,” said Alan Forbes, a co-founder and president of Denver-based Global Blockchain Assets. “ Bitcoin and ethereum are fiat currencies. There is nothing backing them.” Earlier this ...
Denver startup proposes mining funded with cryptocurrency, not mining for cryptocurrency - The Denver Post
Thu Sep 20 12:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain : Reshaping Clinical Performance For The Digital Age Forbes There's no argument that health care is changing: from service-based to value-based care, and from a supplier-centric to a patient-centric model. Both regulatory and patient pressures are pushing for better efficiency, better outcomes and simply better ...
Blockchain: Reshaping Clinical Performance For The Digital Age - Forbes
Thu Sep 20 12:53, 2018 GMT
Try our quiz to test your bullshit spotting skills The post True, false or total bullshit quiz appeared first on Index on Censorship .
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Thu Sep 20 11:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Why Advertisers Cannot Ignore Blockchain Technology Forbes The advertising world is fraught with problems of fraud, complicated supply chains and lack of control over data privacy. Not only are advertisers losing more money to fraud than ever before, they're also losing control over ads because of an ...
Why Advertisers Cannot Ignore Blockchain Technology - Forbes
Thu Sep 20 10:01, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Hackers stole $60 million from a crypto exchange in Japan's second major bitcoin heist this year Business Insider 6.7 billion yen ($60 million) in cryptocurrency has been stolen by hackers from a Japanese digital exchange called Zaif. Tech Bureau Corp, the Osaka based company that owns the exchange, said hackers gained access for a timeframe of over two hours on ... Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, About $60 Million Swiped Wall Street Journal Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, $59 Million in Losses Reported Cointelegraph Crypto Exchange Zaif Hacked In $60 Million, 6000 Bitcoin Theft CoinDesk Financial Times  - ZDNet  - Asahi Shimbun all 429 news articles »
Hackers stole $60 million from a crypto exchange in Japan's second major bitcoin heist this year - Business Insider
Wed Sep 19 13:04, 2018 GMT
Information Age Enterprise CSI: utilising web browser forensics for cyber security investigations Information Age The prevalence of HTTPS and other privacy measures means its difficult for cyber security analysts to look at network traffic alone. So, any deep-dive investigation should involve looking at browser artefacts on a user's laptop and mobile devices.
Enterprise CSI: utilising web browser forensics for cyber security investigations - Information Age
Thu Sep 20 06:43, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, About $60 Million Swiped Wall Street Journal A Japanese cryptocurrency exchange operator said about $60 million worth of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies were stolen from its platform, the latest heist highlighting the vulnerability of such exchanges. Tech Bureau Corp., an Osaka-based tech ... Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, $59 Million in Losses Reported Cointelegraph Crypto Exchange Zaif Hacked In $60 Million, 6000 Bitcoin Theft CoinDesk Zaif cryptocurrency exchange loses $60 million in recent hack ZDNet Financial Times  - euronews  - Asahi Shimbun all 364 news articles »
Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, About $60 Million Swiped - Wall Street Journal
Thu Sep 20 03:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Core Update FIxes Vulnerability That Reportedly Could Crash Network for $80000 Cointelegraph The vulnerability could reportedly cause a crash of older versions of Bitcoin Core if they attempted processing a block transaction that tries to spend the same amount twice. According to the press release, such blocks can be only created by a miner ... A Major Bug In Bitcoin Software Could Have Crashed the Currency Motherboard Bitcoin Core Developers Move to Fix Denial-of-Service Software Bug CoinDesk 'Very Scary': Bitcoin Core Developers Confirm Duplicate Transaction Bug Fix Bitcoinist Boing Boing (blog)  - Bitcoin News (press release) all 18 news articles »
Bitcoin Core Update FIxes Vulnerability That Reportedly Could Crash Network for $80000 - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 20 05:05, 2018 GMT
European Union announces draconian internet censorship measures World Socialist Web Site The law will mean EU members state governments and national security services will determine what is acceptable for publication on the internet —with no reference to the courts or any kind of democratic oversight. The one-hour time limit for ... The ...
European Union announces draconian internet censorship measures - World Socialist Web Site
Thu Sep 20 01:04, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Crypto Pioneer David Chaum Says He's Built a Better Bitcoin Wall Street Journal The godfather of the cryptocurrency movement is back with a plan to address bitcoin's biggest shortcoming: speed. David Chaum, who built his own digital currency more than a decade before bitcoin was introduced, ... On the bitcoin network, for example ... and more »
Crypto Pioneer David Chaum Says He's Built a Better Bitcoin - Wall Street Journal
Thu Sep 20 01:31, 2018 GMT
WIRED How the HTC Exodus Blockchain Phone Plans to Secure Your Cryptocurrency WIRED HTC's Phil Chen, who spearheaded Exodus development, has at least started to fill in the blanks of how the Exodus will pull off its most important trick: keeping your cryptocurrency safe. The Exodus has loftier ambitions than mere storage, of course ...
How the HTC Exodus Blockchain Phone Plans to Secure Your Cryptocurrency - WIRED
Thu Sep 20 00:25, 2018 GMT
Japanese startup Tech Bureau Corp said on Thursday its cryptocurrency exchange Zaif had been hacked, with losses of Bitcoin and two other digital currencies estimated at about 6.7 billion yen ($59.67 million).
Japan's Tech Bureau says about $60 million stolen in crypto hack
Thu Sep 20 00:23, 2018 GMT
A British regulator on Thursday fined credit reference company Equifax Inc's UK arm Equifax Ltd 500,000 pounds for failing to protect the personal information of up to 15 million people in Britain during a 2017 cyber attack.
UK regulator fines Equifax Ltd 500,000 pounds for 2017 security breach
Wed Sep 19 21:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, $59 Million in Losses Reported Cointelegraph Zaif exchange is the 101st largest cryptocurrency exchange in terms of trade volume, according to CoinMarketCap. Earlier this year, Zaif admitted to a “system glitch” that allowed users to temporarily acquire trillions of dollars worth of Bitcoin (BTC ... Zaif cryptocurrency exchange loses $60 million in July hack ZDNet all 2 news articles »
Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked, $59 Million in Losses Reported - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 19 19:25, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Europol: Bitcoin Remains Cybercriminals' First Choice, But Privacy-Focused Alts Will Rise Cointelegraph Europol's new cybercrime report has found that Bitcoin (BTC) remains the most popular form of crypto for illicit uses, but predicts a rise in the popularity of anonymity-focused altcoins such as Zcash (ZEC) and Monero (XMR). The report, the fifth ... Bitcoin Hasn't Funded any Terror Attacks in Europe, Europol Report Reveals CCN all 14 news articles »
Europol: Bitcoin Remains Cybercriminals' First Choice, But Privacy-Focused Alts Will Rise - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 19 20:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Just Flash-Crashed Before Powering Higher -- Here's Why Forbes The bitcoin price just dropped $200 to just above $6,000 before leaping to near $6,500 as the original cryptocurrency continues to battle against volatility, reflecting in the likes of other major cryptocurrencies ethereum , ripple, and EOS. ... are ...
Bitcoin Just Flash-Crashed Before Powering Higher -- Here's Why - Forbes
Wed Sep 19 17:48, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Detections Up Almost 500 Percent in 2018: Report Cointelegraph Rather than Bitcoin (BTC) or Ethereum (ETH), it is privacy-focused altcoins such as Monero which are hackers' preferred target, the report notes. The uptick, CTA says, comes as such operations are becoming more “sophisticated.” “Analysts have observed ... Hackers Are Targeting Bitcoin With a Leaked NSA Software Tip, Report Says Bloomberg Hackers are targeting bitcoin with a leaked NSA software tip PaymentsSource all 32 news articles »
Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Detections Up Almost 500 Percent in 2018: Report - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 19 13:02, 2018 GMT
Forbes State Internet Surveillance in the UK and the Tech Sector Forbes Since 30 December, 2016, the Investigatory Powers Act (IPA), also known as the “Snoopers' Charter,” has been in force meaning the end of privacy for those living in the United Kingdom. ... In effect, the IPA allows the British state to monitor ...
State Internet Surveillance in the UK and the Tech Sector - Forbes
Wed Sep 19 15:25, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Startup Launches Blockchain Powered Electric Vehicles That Mine Cryptocurrency Cointelegraph CyClean aims to combat the issue by combining blockchain and cryptocurrency software with electric-powered vehicles as well as other products, such as solar panels and bicycles. The company will allow its users to rent these energy-efficient products ... and more »
Startup Launches Blockchain Powered Electric Vehicles That Mine Cryptocurrency - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 19 13:45, 2018 GMT
Large-scale investors still have appetite for bitcoin at these levels, says analyst MarketWatch “On the OTC [over-the-counter-] front we are still seeing significant demand, many of it large orders, buying both bitcoin and ethereum at these levels,” said Naeem Aslam, chief market analyst at Think Markets U.K. “However, on the retail front, they ...
Large-scale investors still have appetite for bitcoin at these levels, says analyst - MarketWatch
Wed Sep 19 13:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Use By Islamic State Could Be Over By October -- Here's Why Forbes Currently, regulators' attitudes to bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, as well as the blockchain technology that underpins them, vary wildly around the world. In Asia, South Korea and China have cracked down on their bitcoin and cryptocurrency industries ... and more »
Bitcoin Use By Islamic State Could Be Over By October -- Here's Why - Forbes
Wed Sep 19 09:39, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : When Manias End Seeking Alpha I know that, in theory, blockchain technology can be revolutionary as a way to facilitate transactions, but blockchain can be made to work without bitcoin . In fact, most people speculating in bitcoin today did not buy the cryptocurrency to use in a ...
Bitcoin: When Manias End - Seeking Alpha
Wed Sep 19 14:37, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Blockchain Technology Can Help Power A New 21st Century Metropolis Forbes It's a bird! It's a plane! It's the Blockchain ! It may not have the same ring to it as Superman, but sure enough, it aims to accomplish the digital equivalent. When Superman joined the Justice League, the chances evil forces or bad actors were able to ...
How Blockchain Technology Can Help Power A New 21st Century Metropolis - Forbes
Wed Sep 19 13:15, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Hackers Are Targeting Bitcoin With a Leaked NSA Software Tip, Report Says Bloomberg Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are generated through a process of solving complex mathematical equations, which requires significant computing power. Most users and investors lack the means to create, or mine, cryptocurrency and simply buy it from ... and more »
Hackers Are Targeting Bitcoin With a Leaked NSA Software Tip, Report Says - Bloomberg
Wed Sep 19 07:23, 2018 GMT
Forbes If The Internet Is Still A Wild West, How Can Bitcoin Not Be? Forbes The internet has proven remarkably astute at evading regulation — and bitcoin , as well as the wider cryptocurrency sector, will be no different. Rather unhelpfully, regulators' attitudes to blockchain and cryptocurrencies around the world vary wildly ... Time to regulate bitcoin , says Treasury committee report The Guardian The UK Could Be a 'Global Center' for Bitcoin If Its 'Wild West' Nature Is Tamed, Lawmakers Say Fortune 'Wild West' Bitcoin 'should be regulated' BBC News Insurance Journal  - Parliament UK all 241 news articles »
If The Internet Is Still A Wild West, How Can Bitcoin Not Be? - Forbes
Wed Sep 19 11:00, 2018 GMT
TechRepublic The 5 biggest blockchain myths, debunked TechRepublic The distributed ledger technology Blockchain has proven to be the larger value of cryptocurrencies, with the potential to revolutionize almost every industry. However, many myths around what the technology actually is and how it works are preventing ... and more »
The 5 biggest blockchain myths, debunked - TechRepublic
Wed Sep 19 10:09, 2018 GMT
CNBC Cryptocurrency 'Wild West' must come to an end, UK lawmakers say CNBC U.K. lawmakers have said they want to clamp down on the "Wild West" cryptocurrency market and prepare Britain as a legitimate home for the trading of digital currencies. The Treasury Committee released a report on Wednesday that called for the ... Time to regulate bitcoin , says Treasury committee report The Guardian 'Wild West' Bitcoin 'should be regulated' BBC News If The Internet Is Still A Wild West, How Can Bitcoin Not Be? Forbes Fortune  - The Sun  - Parliament Publications  - Parliament UK all 155 news articles »
Cryptocurrency 'Wild West' must come to an end, UK lawmakers say - CNBC
Wed Sep 19 09:20, 2018 GMT
New York Times Bitcoin Miners Flock to New York's Remote Corners, but Get Chilly Reception New York Times A region that once attracted heavy industry is coping with an influx of Bitcoin speculators, lured by an abundance of cheap electricity. Computers mining cryptocurrency in a former Alcoa aluminum plant in Massena, N.Y., near the Canadian border.
Bitcoin Miners Flock to New York's Remote Corners, but Get Chilly Reception - New York Times
Wed Sep 19 03:38, 2018 GMT
The Star Online Basics of blockchain The Star Online After all, blockchain's entrance into the mainstream was catalysed by the granddaddy of cryptocurrencies – Bitcoin . But what is Bitcoin anyway? In 2008, an unknown person (or people) by the name Satoshi Nakamoto published the Bitcoin whitepaper which ... and more »
Basics of blockchain - The Star Online
Wed Sep 19 02:46, 2018 GMT
WILX-TV Internet lobby group hopes to guide federal privacy laws WILX-TV Representing the largest tech and social media giants, the Internet Association is releasing proposals to guide federal privacy legislation to avoid the cost and confusion of a patchwork of state rules and get ahead of California's comprehensive ...
Internet lobby group hopes to guide federal privacy laws - WILX-TV
Wed Sep 19 09:16, 2018 GMT
CNBC Blockchain is 'not ready yet' to fully support the global supply chain, CEO says CNBC Using blockchain is a great idea when there are multiple stakeholders involved since the ledger records every transaction that takes place, Christian Lanng told CNBC at the World Economic Forum in Tianjin, China on Wednesday. Tradeshift is a start-up ...
Blockchain is 'not ready yet' to fully support the global supply chain, CEO says - CNBC
Wed Sep 19 09:23, 2018 GMT
Forbes Solving The Carbon Problem One Blockchain At A Time Forbes Founder Joseph Pallant explains that: “We want to support and accelerate this goal by building a smart contract protocol that tracks ITMOs leveraging the Ethereum technology stack and scales, to accommodate use by every country in the world. There will ...
Solving The Carbon Problem One Blockchain At A Time - Forbes
Wed Sep 19 08:17, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Energy traders and banks back new blockchain platforms Financial Times By digitising the large amount of contracts, letters of credit, invoices and other paperwork currently sent around the world by email, fax or post, and putting them on the Ethereum blockchain platform, they are hoping that the new platforms will lead ...
Energy traders and banks back new blockchain platforms - Financial Times
Wed Sep 19 06:19, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin's Terrible Month Isn't Actually All That Bad Forbes There were fears in early September bitcoin , as well as other major cryptocurrencies including ethereum , ripple, and litecoin, were going into freefall as investors panicked over whether the much anticipated institutional money that many have been ... Commissioner: SEC Shouldn't Hold Back in Approving Crypto Products CCN all 3 news articles »
Bitcoin's Terrible Month Isn't Actually All That Bad - Forbes
Wed Sep 19 05:14, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Trading Legend Don Wilson: Asian Demand High for Bitcoin Futures CoinDesk In a fireside chat at the CoinDesk Consensus Singapore 2018 conference with Quartz's John Detrixhe, Wilson discussed his observations on cryptocurrency trading trends and his view on the future for the technology. Referencing bitcoin futures trading ... and more »
Trading Legend Don Wilson: Asian Demand High for Bitcoin Futures - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 18 23:15, 2018 GMT
Digital currencies pose a "litany of risks" and investors have little protection, says an MPs' committee.
'Wild West' Bitcoin 'should be regulated'
Wed Sep 19 05:01, 2018 GMT
The Guardian Time to regulate bitcoin , says Treasury committee report The Guardian Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are “wild west” assets that expose investors to a litany of risks and are in urgent need of regulation, MPs on the Treasury select committee have said. The committee said in a report that consumers were left ... 'Wild West' Bitcoin 'should be regulated' BBC News The 'wild west' of crypto-currencies such as Bitcoin 'must be regulated' to protect Brits at risk from hacking, MPs warn The Sun MPs call for regulation of 'wild west' cryptocurrency market Somerset County Gazette all 49 news articles »
Time to regulate bitcoin, says Treasury committee report - The Guardian
Tue Sep 18 21:40, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph German Frankfurt School to Issue Blockchain -Based Course Certificates Cointelegraph The Frankfurt School of Finance & Management (FS) in Germany will now offer students the ability to prove their qualifications using blockchain technology, Cointelegraph auf Deutsch reported September 17. As part of a pilot program, graduates of one of ... and more »
German Frankfurt School to Issue Blockchain-Based Course Certificates - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 19 00:40, 2018 GMT
A new theory has popped up online saying that those notch-a-riffic Pixel 3 XL images published online might be a part of a bigger story. In more serious news, further details about Google's censored search engine for China are reported. All that and your comments in this jam-packed episode of Alphabet City!
Were all the Pixel leaks planted? video - CNET
Tue Sep 18 22:56, 2018 GMT
Mashable Attorney General blasts cryptocurrency exchanges Mashable According to a report from the office of the New York state attorney general, the exchanges themselves — the places where would-be investors go to buy and sell cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ether — are not doing enough to protect their customers. New York Attorney General Warns That Kraken Cryptocurrency Exchange Could Be Breaking The Law Forbes Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are Vulnerable to Manipulation, Report Finds Wall Street Journal Cryptocurrency exchanges at risk of manipulation: report Reuters Bitcoin Magazine all 48 news articles »
Attorney General blasts cryptocurrency exchanges - Mashable
Tue Sep 18 23:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Stumble Shows Bitmain a Ghost of Crises Past Bloomberg Even stripping out the one-time costs of moving operations to Sweden, the $1.37 million of revenue it brought in for the first six months of 2018, coupled with Bitcoin prices that have barely moved sideways since June, makes its payment of that debt ... and more »
Bitcoin Stumble Shows Bitmain a Ghost of Crises Past - Bloomberg
Tue Sep 18 21:41, 2018 GMT
This comes after more than 18 months of already helping the FBI stop cyberattacks.
Hackers behind Mirai botnet could be sentenced to working for the FBI - CNET
Tue Sep 18 19:44, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Construction of Morocco's 36 Megawatt Bitcoin Mining Farm to Start in January 2019 Cointelegraph A Bitcoin mining company formed from a U.S. private equity firm plans to begin building a 36 megawatt farm in Morocco from January next year, Ars Technica reports Tuesday, September 18. Soluna, the product of New York-based Brookstone Partners, ...
Construction of Morocco's 36 Megawatt Bitcoin Mining Farm to Start in January 2019 - Cointelegraph
Tue Sep 18 18:45, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ethereum technology could slice bitcoin's market cap in half, says tech analyst MarketWatch The cryptocurrency that supports the ethereum network, the worlds most popular blockchain for new crypto ventures, could scoop up to half of bitcoin's market share within five years, according to one tech analyst. Despite losing close to 90% of its ... Crypto Markets Drop Sharply, Ethereum Loses Week's Earlier Gains Cointelegraph Market Update: $177B Market Cap Target ( Bitcoin , Ethereum , Litecoin Price Technical Analysis) Blockonomi (blog) Crypto Bloodbath: Bitcoin and Ethereum Record Losses in $10 Billion Wipeout CCN all 56 news articles »
Ethereum technology could slice bitcoin's market cap in half, says tech analyst - MarketWatch
Tue Sep 18 18:47, 2018 GMT
CNBC Crypto exchanges are ripe for manipulation and aren't doing much to stop it, New York AG says CNBC The first and most famous cryptocurrency , bitcoin , was started 10 years ago by an anonymous cryptographer going by the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto. It was launched as an electronic version of cash that would be free from government or central bank ... and more »
Crypto exchanges are ripe for manipulation and aren't doing much to stop it, New York AG says - CNBC
Tue Sep 18 17:03, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are Vulnerable to Manipulation, Report Finds Wall Street Journal Former New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman started the Virtual Markets Integrity Initiative program in April and requested information from a number of exchanges specializing in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Ten exchanges complied with ...
Cryptocurrency Exchanges Are Vulnerable to Manipulation, Report Finds - Wall Street Journal
Tue Sep 18 15:46, 2018 GMT
Weekly Technical Analysis Of Ethereum Seeking Alpha ETH prices have been falling consistently on the back of ICO sell-offs and the founder's comments of slower rollouts. Technical analysis shows resistance channels and long-term support floors. Analysis shows a bearish call for ETH in the long term ... and more »
Weekly Technical Analysis Of Ethereum - Seeking Alpha
Tue Sep 18 17:15, 2018 GMT
Reno Gazette Journal Internet privacy — how to protect your office and business: NCET Biz Tips Reno Gazette Journal In my July 18 column I looked at how you can protect your privacy and your personal information at home and in your home office. This month, we'll take a look at the steps you can take to protect your Internet privacy at the office or in your business ...
Internet privacy — how to protect your office and business: NCET Biz Tips - Reno Gazette Journal
Tue Sep 18 15:12, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Cash's Survival in Question as Possible Split Looms Bloomberg ... anything but sanguine in their protests. At the center of the dispute are cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain Technologies Ltd., whose co-founder Jihan Wu is planning an initial public offering of as much as $3 billion, and rival mining heavyweight ... and more »
Bitcoin Cash's Survival in Question as Possible Split Looms - Bloomberg
Tue Sep 18 14:14, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price drop: Will Bitcoin hit $3k - Is the rise of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency over? Express.co.uk Bitcoin started this year on a high of $14,112 (£10,745) and reached a peak of $19,535 (£14,874) on December 17. However, since the beginning of the year, it has suffered a significant loss and is currently trading at $6,265 (£4,768) on Tuesday ... Crypto Markets Drop Sharply, Ethereum Loses Week's Earlier Gains Cointelegraph Is This The End Of Cryptocurrency ? Seeking Alpha Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies poised to become $80t business: Tim Draper DEALSTREETASIA all 121 news articles »
Bitcoin price drop: Will Bitcoin hit $3k - Is the rise of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency over? - Express.co.uk
Tue Sep 18 13:26, 2018 GMT
Houston Chronicle How blockchain and AI led a real estate firm into the software business Houston Chronicle Three red bars towered on the computer screen of Justin Segal, president of the Boxer Property, a Houston commercial real estate firm. Each bar represented an office tenant that an algorithm had predicted would default on its lease. “So those three ...
How blockchain and AI led a real estate firm into the software business - Houston Chronicle
Tue Sep 18 13:46, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk This DEX Is Enabling Payments in Any Ethereum Token CoinDesk 119,876 – that's how many ethereum ERC-20 tokens are currently in existence. It's a number that is growing by the hundreds every day, but the trouble is, according to Loi Luu, the CEO and co-founder of decentralized exchange Kyber Network, the majority ...
This DEX Is Enabling Payments in Any Ethereum Token - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 18 14:31, 2018 GMT
McAfee Internet Security (2016) PCMag UK (blog) Antispam also appears on the Identity page, and parental control comes under Privacy . Other than that, it looks about the ... A protection rate of 97 percent is very good, but Norton eked out 98 percent, and Bitdefender Internet Security £24.99 at ...
McAfee Internet Security (2016) - PCMag UK (blog)
Tue Sep 18 13:12, 2018 GMT
Forbes For Bitcoin , FOMO Is Being Replaced With FUD (Fear, Uncertainty And Doubt) Forbes Bitcoin is going to crash according to many and this crash is going to be triggered by Mt. Gox who are about to unload a massive chunk of bitcoin and bitcoin cash to creditors. This 160,000 chunk of coins is going to thump the market and bring it to ...
For Bitcoin, FOMO Is Being Replaced With FUD (Fear, Uncertainty And Doubt) - Forbes
Tue Sep 18 13:33, 2018 GMT
WDTN.com Proposed regulations target internet privacy WDTN.com (NBC) - Representing the largest tech and social media giants, the Internet Association is releasing proposals to guide federal privacy legislation. The goal is to avoid the cost and confusion of a patchwork of state rules and get ahead of California's ...
Proposed regulations target internet privacy - WDTN.com
Tue Sep 18 12:47, 2018 GMT
Response To Bitcoin Bull Critiques Of The $1000 Bitcoin Bear Case Seeking Alpha Many bitcoin bulls responded to my previous article with various arguments and criticisms. I appreciate the debate and discussion with them. In this article, I would like to address several of their critiques of my argument that I consider the most ...
Response To Bitcoin Bull Critiques Of The $1000 Bitcoin Bear Case - Seeking Alpha
Tue Sep 18 13:04, 2018 GMT
Crypto prices will slowly recover into year-end, says founder of blockchain platform MarketWatch In early Tuesday trading a single bitcoin was last going for $6,267.68, up 0.8% since Monday at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on the Kraken cryptocurrency exchange. In what's been a torrid 2018 with some cryptocurrencies shedding more than 80%, Josh Fraser, the ...
Crypto prices will slowly recover into year-end, says founder of blockchain platform - MarketWatch
Tue Sep 18 11:42, 2018 GMT
1% of wallets hold 55% of the world's Bitcoin TNW More than half of the entire Bitcoin circulating supply is controlled by cryptocurrency whales, and 42 percent of them didn't sell during peak crypto-mania. Blockchain research unit Diar has put together some interesting data that suggests less than 1 ...
1% of wallets hold 55% of the world's Bitcoin - TNW
Tue Sep 18 12:08, 2018 GMT
The range of harms include cyber-scams as well as trolling, bullying and stalking, finds an Ofcom study.
Almost half of UK internet users 'harmed' online
Tue Sep 18 11:10, 2018 GMT
Coindesk Bitcoin Price Outlook Worsens After Drop to Five-Day Lows Coindesk Bitcoin's (BTC) drop to five-day lows on Monday has likely emboldened the bears, technical studies indicate. The leading cryptocurrency traded in a sideways manner over the weekend, neutralizing the immediate bullish outlook. However, the consolidation ...
Bitcoin Price Outlook Worsens After Drop to Five-Day Lows - Coindesk
Tue Sep 18 10:01, 2018 GMT
WIRED The Blockchain : Boon for Bankers—or Tool for Tyrants? WIRED Cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology are promising a lot: democratization of the financial system, changing payments, all sorts of stuff. That's the utopian direction—what the internet did for data and information, maybe cryptocurrency ...
The Blockchain: Boon for Bankers—or Tool for Tyrants? - WIRED
Tue Sep 18 09:31, 2018 GMT
VanillaPlus (press release) (blog) ITsMine named top 10 most innovative cybersecurity startup at China's Internet Security Conference (ISC) VanillaPlus (press release) (blog) It is a great honor to participate in the largest cyber event in Asia, and to be chosen for this prestigious award.” Kimhi who delivered the 2018 ISC keynote speech on “insider threats,” warned the audience that their networks are under attack from the ...
ITsMine named top 10 most innovative cybersecurity startup at China's Internet Security Conference (ISC) - VanillaPlus (press release) (blog)
Tue Sep 18 07:33, 2018 GMT
Unlike countries in Europe where legislation has already been tested, there is no legal basis in Japan to block 'pirate' websites and the country's constitution forbids censorship. Now, however, the Japanese government has presented a draft report which indicates that blocking websites on copyright grounds should be considered as a policy option. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
Japan Government Presents Pirate Website Blocking Proposals
Tue Sep 18 06:59, 2018 GMT
India's prime minister seeks to create an unquestioning press, writes John Lloyd The post Why I worry about India’s media appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Why I worry about India’s media
Mon Sep 17 22:16, 2018 GMT
Recode Stripe gave up on bitcoin , but co-founder John Collison is excited about the future of crypto Recode Despite the issues with bitcoin , Collison says Stripe is open to processing other types of cryptocurrency payments down the line. “That is not indicative of what would happen with all cryptocurrencies, that was just bitcoin support in particular,” he said. and more »
Stripe gave up on bitcoin, but co-founder John Collison is excited about the future of crypto - Recode
Tue Sep 18 04:03, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Palestinians Are Using Bitcoin to Transact Across Borders Amid Conflict CoinDesk Ahmed Ismail, a financial analyst in Gaza, estimated there are at least 20 unofficial "exchange" offices there dealing cryptocurrency to local users. Ismail himself helps 30 clients use bitcoin to purchase investments abroad, such as stocks, since ... and more »
Palestinians Are Using Bitcoin to Transact Across Borders Amid Conflict - CoinDesk
Mon Sep 17 21:12, 2018 GMT
Forbes How To Use Blockchain As A MarketPlace To Sell Your Own Data Forbes Through a Directed Acyclic Graph (DAG) architecture - touted as Blockchain 3.0 - CyberVein has two functions, to protect and transfer user data while opening up a new platform for its potential sale. For instance, it cites pharmaceutical companies and ...
How To Use Blockchain As A MarketPlace To Sell Your Own Data - Forbes
Mon Sep 17 21:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Christopher Woodrow On Hollywood's First Security Token And Blockchain Technology For Film Industry Forbes BKX tokens are issued by BANKEX, as a variation of the ERC-20 utility tokens attached to Ethereum's blockchain . BKX tokens are also accepted for the public presale with an added 5% bonus rate. MovieCoin will accept Ethereum , Bitcoin and BKX tokens ... and more »
Christopher Woodrow On Hollywood's First Security Token And Blockchain Technology For Film Industry - Forbes
Mon Sep 17 23:04, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph American National Standards Institute to Address Blockchain at Upcoming Forum Cointelegraph The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) will discuss blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI) issues at its next Legal Issues and Joint Member Forum, according to an announcement published September 17. The ANSI is a U.S.-based private ...
American National Standards Institute to Address Blockchain at Upcoming Forum - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 17 23:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin's Biggest Name Forgot a Rule for Selling Shovels Bloomberg The Chinese company is reported to be the world's largest maker of cryptocurrency mining rigs. It also makes specialized crypto-mining chips, and controls close to half of the world's Bitcoin mining power. In gold rush terms, it designs and makes the ... and more »
Bitcoin's Biggest Name Forgot a Rule for Selling Shovels - Bloomberg
Tue Sep 18 00:44, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets Drop Sharply, Ethereum Loses Week's Earlier Gains Cointelegraph Crypto markets have seen a sharp decline today, September 18, with Bitcoin (BTC) down $200 and market cap dropping as low as $192 billion within a few hours. As of press time, 93 out of 100 top cryptocurrencies by market capitalization are in the red ... It's Bitcoin, Not Blockchain - Bitcoin USD (Cryptocurrency:BTC-USD ... Seeking Alpha Don't Bet The Farm On Blockchain : It's Looking Like A Venture Fad Forbes Committed Crypto Enthusiast Embarks On “21-Day Bitcoin Challenge” newsBTC The Week UK  - CCN  - GlobalCoinReport  - DEALSTREETASIA all 61 news articles »
Crypto Markets Drop Sharply, Ethereum Loses Week's Earlier Gains - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 17 22:20, 2018 GMT
Forbes Is This The End Of Cryptocurrency ? Seeking Alpha Yet, among cryptocurrencies, it appears that Bitcoin , despite having hovered around the $6,000 range for the past few months, has actually been the safe harbor as other cryptos - including the much-hyped Ethereum (ETH-USD) - have seen far greater ... Don't Bet The Farm On Blockchain : It's Looking Like A Venture Fad Forbes Committed Crypto Enthusiast Embarks On “21-Day Bitcoin Challenge” newsBTC What is the 21-day bitcoin challenge? The Week UK CCN  - GlobalCoinReport  - DEALSTREETASIA all 62 news articles »
Is This The End Of Cryptocurrency? - Seeking Alpha
Mon Sep 17 11:56, 2018 GMT
Forbes Meet The Firm Paying Ransoms In Bitcoin On Behalf Of Its Customers Forbes Siegel and his colleagues were able to negotiate the ransom amount down by 80% over 36 hours, helping the company facilitate a secure cryptocurrency payment. “The decryptor tool was passed back and handed to the company's IT provider who, with some ...
Meet The Firm Paying Ransoms In Bitcoin On Behalf Of Its Customers - Forbes
Mon Sep 17 20:27, 2018 GMT
Digital Trends California passes bill that regulates security for Internet of Things devices Digital Trends A home full of Internet -connected devices can spur privacy concerns, and California plans to do something to help keep them from arising. The California State Legislature passed a first-of-its-kind bill on Internet of Things (IoT) security titled SB ... and more »
California passes bill that regulates security for Internet of Things devices - Digital Trends
Mon Sep 17 18:12, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum Dapp Bancor Is Expanding to EOS for Fast, Free Transactions CoinDesk Bancor, one of the most popular and valuable decentralized applications on ethereum , is expanding to the EOS blockchain . According to a company announcement, the "decentralized liquidity network," which allows users to trade a range of ethereum -based ...
Ethereum Dapp Bancor Is Expanding to EOS for Fast, Free Transactions - CoinDesk
Mon Sep 17 21:59, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Blockchain Will Come To Campus Forbes “The Europeans, especially in the UK, have preferred Ethereum ; while the Americans have opted for the bitcoin blockchain ,” the report found. “Most states in the EU are planning blockchain strategies to fit national agendas, and most employ the Ethereum  ...
How Blockchain Will Come To Campus - Forbes
Mon Sep 17 19:46, 2018 GMT
Forbes Making Sense Of China's Grand Blockchain Strategy Forbes The simple phrase “ blockchain not Bitcoin ” has become the country's defining strategy when it comes to the space, and the difference in approaches that the government has taken regarding closed v. open ledgers and assets is a study in contrast ...
Making Sense Of China's Grand Blockchain Strategy - Forbes
Mon Sep 17 16:50, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Back of the Net: Cryptocurrency Stands to Win Big in the Football Sector Cointelegraph The technology is gaining traction with major players in the industry, with Michael Owen launching his own cryptocurrency and Lionel Messi endorsing a blockchain smartphone. In January 2018, English Premier League football club Arsenal FC partnered ... and more »
Back of the Net: Cryptocurrency Stands to Win Big in the Football Sector - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 17 17:13, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin slips back toward critical support, drags market cap below $200 billion MarketWatch Ricky Li, CEO of cryptocurrency trading and asset management firm Altonomy, said volumes have been particularly light in the altcoin market, the market for smaller coins other than bitcoin . “We are seeing a new low in volumes in the altcoin market this ...
Bitcoin slips back toward critical support, drags market cap below $200 billion - MarketWatch
Mon Sep 17 16:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Odds of Bitcoin Price Hitting $3K 'Getting Less Favorable,' Says Trace Mayer Bitcoinist Is the Novogratz Rebound Evident in This Market Indicator? Bitcoin bull and highly cited cryptocurrency proponent... Melanie Kramer | Sep 17, 2018 | 00:00. Innovation Hungry Oregon Leaders Look to Upcoming Blockchain Venture · News ... and more »
Odds of Bitcoin Price Hitting $3K 'Getting Less Favorable,' Says Trace Mayer - Bitcoinist
Mon Sep 17 15:03, 2018 GMT
Greentech Media 8 Energy Blockchain Partnerships to Watch Greentech Media Although not an energy-related tie-up per se, Volkswagen's Tangle integration project is worth watching because it represents another test for Iota, which is increasingly emerging as a viable competitor to the Ethereum blockchain most developers use today.
8 Energy Blockchain Partnerships to Watch - Greentech Media
Mon Sep 17 13:22, 2018 GMT
newsBTC It's Bitcoin , Not Blockchain Seeking Alpha Many people mistakenly think that the technology underpinning Bitcoin is the blockchain . The blockchain has been pitched ... use a blockchain . When we're done, you will understand why it's Bitcoin (and probably Ethereum too), not blockchain . Let get ... Committed Crypto Enthusiast Embarks On “21-Day Bitcoin Challenge” newsBTC all 32 news articles »
It's Bitcoin, Not Blockchain - Seeking Alpha
Mon Sep 17 12:13, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Price Analysis - The waiting game Brave New Coin Increases in both interest and access to Bitcoin at the retail and institutional levels continue to pave the way for further adoption and understanding. Increases in OTC emerging markets globally, in the setting ... Square also received approval for a ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis - The waiting game - Brave New Coin
Mon Sep 17 08:31, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph ZelaaCoin – Is it the Most Powerful Cryptocurrency of the Future? Cointelegraph While things look bright for this young gentleman's cryptocurrency , it is only inspiring and empowering how the millennials are changing the world and for good with blockchain . ZelaaCoin will surely be a success story for the industry and will dethrone ... and more »
ZelaaCoin – Is it the Most Powerful Cryptocurrency of the Future? - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 17 11:38, 2018 GMT
Washington Post The Cybersecurity 202: California's Internet of Things cybersecurity bill could lay groundwork for federal action Washington Post If Brown signs it, California would become the first state to pass legislation to govern security of the Internet of Things, which experts say is crucial as these products proliferate and malicious hackers find new ways to exploit them. ... the state ... Global Internet Security Software Market Size,Status and Forecast 2025 Newszak (blog) How you can protect your smart devices from cyberattack South China Morning Post all 217 news articles »
The Cybersecurity 202: California's Internet of Things cybersecurity bill could lay groundwork for federal action - Washington Post
Mon Sep 17 11:18, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Treat Bitcoin Like Switzerland Does, Zimbabwe Finance Minister Tells Central Bank Cointelegraph Zimbabwe's new finance minister said the country should embrace Bitcoin at state level in a manner similar to Switzerland, local media outlet IT Web Africa reports Monday, September 17. Citing the Swiss central bank's “investment and understanding” in ... Cryptocurrency Could Solve Zimbabwe's Cash Shortages: Finance Minister CCN Blockchain Technology Is High On The Central Bank's Agenda, Says RBZ Technology Zimbabwe all 5 news articles »
Treat Bitcoin Like Switzerland Does, Zimbabwe Finance Minister Tells Central Bank - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 17 11:47, 2018 GMT
CNBC Ripple hints its cryptocurrency product will go live 'in the next month or so' CNBC Blockchain start-up Ripple could launch a commercial application of its cryptocurrency -focused product "in the next month or so," an executive at the company has told CNBC. Sagar Sarbhai, head of regulatory relations for Asia-Pacific and the Middle ... and more »
Ripple hints its cryptocurrency product will go live 'in the next month or so' - CNBC
Mon Sep 17 10:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes Don't Bet The Farm On Blockchain : It's Looking Like A Venture Fad Forbes They point to run-ups in the value of early coins such as Bitcoin and Ethereum . The promoters emphasize that cryptocurrencies are liquid by design, so investors can exit whenever they wish by selling coins on a Cryptocurrency exchange. I've heard ... and more »
Don't Bet The Farm On Blockchain: It's Looking Like A Venture Fad - Forbes
Mon Sep 17 05:42, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Ignoring Crash, Bitcoin Tracking Pioneer Loads Up Full Basket Bloomberg Read more on Sweden's Bitcoin craze. In the U.S., the Securities and Exchange Commission earlier this month temporarily suspended trading in the company's Bitcoin Tracker One and Ether Tracker One, citing investor confusion regarding the assets.
Ignoring Crash, Bitcoin Tracking Pioneer Loads Up Full Basket - Bloomberg
Mon Sep 17 10:00, 2018 GMT
WIRED The Latest Course Catalog Trend? Blockchain 101 WIRED Blockchain —a method for creating and maintaining a global ledger of transactions that doesn't require a third-party middleman such as a bank, government or corporation—is best known for its role in powering the virtual currency bitcoin . Applications ...
The Latest Course Catalog Trend? Blockchain 101 - WIRED
Mon Sep 17 08:01, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Mastercard Patent Filings Tout Blockchain for Immutable Data Records CoinDesk Payment services giant Mastercard is looking at the use of blockchain for keeping track of consumer payments, newly published patent filings suggest. In a series of largely similar patent applications published last week by the U.S. Patent and ...
Mastercard Patent Filings Tout Blockchain for Immutable Data Records - CoinDesk
Mon Sep 17 09:19, 2018 GMT
Cutting through the blockchain hype ComputerWeekly.com Speaking to Computer Weekly in an exclusive interview, Tom Sprenger, CTO of AdNovum, a Swiss IT security company with offices in Asia, noted that many startups and investors are jumping on the blockchain bandwagon, but it is not always clear whether ...
Cutting through the blockchain hype - ComputerWeekly.com
Mon Sep 17 08:46, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship explores the impact of Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill on academic freedom with Dr Lawrence McNamara The post “Reckless” counter-terror bill a threat to academic research appeared first on Index on Censorship .
“Reckless” counter-terror bill a threat to academic research
Sun Sep 16 09:45, 2018 GMT
Bristol Airport says a "ransomware"-style attack prompted it to take screens offline for two days.
Cyber attack led to Bristol Airport blank screens
Mon Sep 17 03:31, 2018 GMT
9News.com KUSA CSP puts trooper on paid leave after interaction with far-right protesters 9News.com KUSA DENVER — A State Patrol officer is on paid leave while CSP investigates his interaction with a far-right group that held a rally at the State Capitol on Saturday. That rally against internet censorship was promoted by the Proud Boys, a far-right, all ...
CSP puts trooper on paid leave after interaction with far-right protesters - 9News.com KUSA
Mon Sep 17 03:50, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Gas Ain't Gold: Why Ether's Price Could Tank Even If Ethereum Succeeds CoinDesk Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk's advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at MIT's Digital Currency Initiative. The following article originally appeared in CoinDesk Weekly, a custom-curated newsletter delivered every ...
Gas Ain't Gold: Why Ether's Price Could Tank Even If Ethereum Succeeds - CoinDesk
Mon Sep 17 05:11, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Ledger: Ethereum and Litecoins' Round Trip, Bitcoin Trading at Citi and Morgan Stanley, New Crypto Crackdowns Fortune “The reason is because I have been investing in this blockchain platform and the assistant operation manager named Jen Wieczner has been attending to me and collected $10,900 so far from me,” the person wrote. By the time I read the message, the ...
The Ledger: Ethereum and Litecoins' Round Trip, Bitcoin Trading at Citi and Morgan Stanley, New Crypto Crackdowns - Fortune
Mon Sep 17 02:27, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Slow and Steady Does It Ethereum World News (blog) Note that it has been reported that Morgan Stanley and Citigroup are looking into offering crypto products for their clients, overshadowing earlier news of the SEC temporary suspension on Bitcoin Tracker One and Ethereum Tracker One. With that, it's ...
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Slow and Steady Does It - Ethereum World News (blog)
Mon Sep 17 02:13, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Price Analysis: At $6500, Bitcoin Prices are Under-Priced in a $8 Trillion Fair Value Market Cap newsBTC According to Tim, the disruptive cryptocurrency market cap would explode to a whopping $8 trillion market cap with the Bitcoin leading the charge. Speaking via video link at the Deal Street Asia sponsored event held in Singapore, Tim said there is one ... and more »
Bitcoin Price Analysis: At $6500, Bitcoin Prices are Under-Priced in a $8 Trillion Fair Value Market Cap - newsBTC
Mon Sep 17 00:15, 2018 GMT
CCN How Ethereum Hackathons are Drastically Improving Blockchain Systems CCN Since mid-2017, Ethereum hackathons have been held in many major cities across the globe, to encourage the development of decentralized applications (dApps) and blockchain -based systems. ETHGlobal, the biggest Ethereum ... Linda Xie, a prominent ...
How Ethereum Hackathons are Drastically Improving Blockchain Systems - CCN
Sun Sep 16 17:55, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Blockchain Study: Gemini Custodian is Able to Alter or Reverse Gemini Dollar Transactions Cointelegraph The implementation of the recently launched Gemini dollar (GUSD) stablecoin can be completely changed by a Gemini custodian every 48 hours, according to a study authored by blockchain researcher Alex Lebed and crypto consultant Alexey Akhunov, ... Gemini Dollar Code Review Reveals the Stablecoin's Accounts Can Be Frozen Bitcoin News (press release) all 22 news articles »
Blockchain Study: Gemini Custodian is Able to Alter or Reverse Gemini Dollar Transactions - Cointelegraph
Sun Sep 16 22:35, 2018 GMT
CCN Buyer's Remorse? Cryptocurrency Lawsuits Have Tripled Since 2017 CCN Last year, the number of cases mentioning bitcoin , cryptocurrency or blockchain amounted to just 15 ,but in the first and the second quarters of this year, the figure has risen to 45. If the current trend continues, this means that the increase will ...
Buyer's Remorse? Cryptocurrency Lawsuits Have Tripled Since 2017 - CCN
Sun Sep 16 22:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Forbes Journalist Says Get Used to Bitcoin's Bipolar Tendencies Bitcoinist If bear markets terrify you, take some advice from an experienced economic researcher and editor at Forbes who bought Bitcoin for $14. Things are far more serious when you're charged for Bitcoin's price oscillations.
Forbes Journalist Says Get Used to Bitcoin's Bipolar Tendencies - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 16 18:31, 2018 GMT
CCN Ethereum Co-Founder Invested in Bitcoin at $1 in 2011, What's Changed? CCN Charles Hoskinson, the co-founder of Ethereum and Cardano, entered the cryptocurrency sector when Bitcoin was valued at just over $1. Since then, the infrastructure supporting the market and blockchain systems has changed drastically, at an exponential ... and more »
Ethereum Co-Founder Invested in Bitcoin at $1 in 2011, What's Changed? - CCN
Sun Sep 16 19:09, 2018 GMT
New York Times They Left Public Radio to Try Their Fortunes on the Blockchain New York Times Civil, a New York start-up that now aims to help start 100 new journalism outlets by the end of the year, gave Ms. Zomorodi and Ms. Poyant grant money that came partly in the form of dollars and partly in the company's own cryptocurrency , CVL tokens ...
They Left Public Radio to Try Their Fortunes on the Blockchain - New York Times
Sun Sep 16 12:40, 2018 GMT
VICE News How bitcoin helped track down suspects in the Russia investigation VICE News Buried in last month's special counsel indictment of 12 alleged Russian spies was an explanation of how law enforcement used the blockchain , the network which facilitates bitcoin transactions, to track and identify the suspects through their ...
How bitcoin helped track down suspects in the Russia investigation - VICE News
Sun Sep 16 15:46, 2018 GMT
CCN This Dormant $720 Million Bitcoin Wallet Has Woken Up – But Who Owns It? CCN Once again in the world of cryptocurrency , we have a mystery on our hands. A $720 million sleeping giant has woken up after four years, with $100 million moved to Bitfinex and Binance over the course of ten days at the end of August. The bitcoin wallet ...
This Dormant $720 Million Bitcoin Wallet Has Woken Up – But Who Owns It? - CCN
Sun Sep 16 15:42, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: Making Strides Across Industries Bitcoin Magazine Industry buzz surrounded Ethereum this week as community members await the next stage of the coin's development. The protocol also served as ... continute to come to light. Stay on top of the best stories in the bitcoin , blockchain and cryptocurrency ...
Bitcoin Magazine's Week in Review: Making Strides Across Industries - Bitcoin Magazine
Sun Sep 16 11:35, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Bitcoin under pressure as collapsed cryptoexchange unwinds $1bn of digital currency Telegraph.co.uk The digital currency, which has already plunged in value from $17,035 in January $6449 yesterday, is set to slide further in the coming weeks as Mt.Gox, a bankrupt Bitcoin exchange, pays out thousands of coins to creditors. Kim Nilsson, who has led a ... and more »
Bitcoin under pressure as collapsed cryptoexchange unwinds $1bn of digital currency - Telegraph.co.uk
Sun Sep 16 13:25, 2018 GMT
CCN Dropping Bitcoin Volumes Brings Minor Market Retreat, Where Next? CCN ETH, the native cryptocurrency of the Ethereum blockchain network, showed strong momentum over the past three days, achieving a monthly high at $227. While other major cryptocurrencies fell by 1 to 4 percent, ETH managed to record a slight 0.5 percent ... Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, IOTA: Price Analysis, September 14 Cointelegraph Crypto Market Remains A Mixed Bag — “The Selloff Is Overdone” Ethereum World News (blog) Sharding one step closer to being integrated into Ethereum Chepicap The Daily Hodl all 35 news articles »
Dropping Bitcoin Volumes Brings Minor Market Retreat, Where Next? - CCN
Sun Sep 16 13:11, 2018 GMT
TechCrunch The 21-day bitcoin challenge TechCrunch Given the sheer number of these bans, readers who live outside of China may be led to think that there is a bleak outlook for the cryptocurrency environment on mainland China. But He You Bing's Bitcoin challenge reveals a refreshing perspective on the ...
The 21-day bitcoin challenge - TechCrunch
Sun Sep 16 12:34, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Korean Mobile Carrier LGU+ Launches Blockchain -Based Overseas Payment System Cointelegraph South Korea's LG UPlus, a mobile carrier owned by the country's fourth largest conglomerate LG Corp., is launching a blockchain -based cross-carrier overseas payment service, Korea Times reports today, September 16. Last Thursday, September 13, LG ... and more »
Korean Mobile Carrier LGU+ Launches Blockchain-Based Overseas Payment System - Cointelegraph
Sun Sep 16 12:34, 2018 GMT
On internet censorship , China can tell the US: told you so South China Morning Post It made internet companies liable for content spread on its platforms. Individuals and groups were prohibited from using the internet to spread rumours, disrupt social stability, subvert state power or to organise or incite illegal gatherings. Scores ...
On internet censorship, China can tell the US: told you so - South China Morning Post
Sun Sep 16 08:07, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Money-laundering hack and Japanese law could threaten a wipeout of Bitcoin Telegraph.co.uk The court started the process of civil rehabilitation for creditors against Mt Gox, a former cryptocurrency exchange based in Shibuya, Tokyo, which was once responsible for facilitating more than 70pc of the world's Bitcoin transactions. Mt Gox filed ...
Money-laundering hack and Japanese law could threaten a wipeout of Bitcoin - Telegraph.co.uk
Sun Sep 16 10:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Analysis: Are Oversold Bounces Leading the Market Higher? Bitcoinist Bitcoin is making a slow and steady recovery toward $7,000. Has bearish market sentiment alleviated? Or, are the current gains simply the result of a market-wide oversold bounce? On Thursday, BTC broke through the $6,450 resistance and proceeded to ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Are Oversold Bounces Leading the Market Higher? - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 16 09:28, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Cardano (ADA) Coin Story: Attempt to Improve what Bitcoin and Ethereum Chose Wrong Ethereum World News (blog) Cardano (ADA) has unveiled the use cases of Marlowe, a domain specific language (DSL) which is targeted at the execution of financial contracts in the style of Peyton Jones among other researchers on blockchain . The Marlowe domain-specific language ... and more »
Cardano (ADA) Coin Story: Attempt to Improve what Bitcoin and Ethereum Chose Wrong - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 16 09:16, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Crypto Week In Review: Institutions Finally Ready to Commit to Bitcoin newsBTC On Thursday, CNBC divulged that BitGo, a well-known American cryptocurrency infrastructure provider, had received a regulatory green light from South Dakota's Division of Banking to make a foray into offering custodial solutions for institutions. More ... Bitcoin Bull Tim Draper says 1 BTC will be worth 2 Million or more Coinnounce (press release) (blog) all 10 news articles »
Crypto Week In Review: Institutions Finally Ready to Commit to Bitcoin - newsBTC
Sun Sep 16 10:37, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Market Update: Waiting For Momentum On Sunday newsBTC Markets are sleepy this Sunday, Ethereum is holding steady, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Monero dropping back. There has been a very minor pullback in crypto markets today. In general though things have been pretty static over the weekend and total ... Wirex expands into Canada; Bitcoin [BTC], Litecoin [LTC], XRP and Ethereum [ETH] wallets at low fees and reasonable ... AMBCrypto all 32 news articles »
Cryptocurrency Market Update: Waiting For Momentum On Sunday - newsBTC
Sun Sep 16 09:15, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Open Heart Surgery: Inside Ethereum's Crucial Replacement of the EVM CoinDesk Stored across tens of thousands of nodes that make up the platform, the ethereum virtual machine, or EVM, is responsible for executing the countless tokens, dapps, DAOs and digital kittens of which the blockchain is comprised of. It's an engine on top ...
Open Heart Surgery: Inside Ethereum's Crucial Replacement of the EVM - CoinDesk
Sun Sep 16 09:12, 2018 GMT
CCN India's Biggest Startup Incubator CEO [Falsely] Says Bitcoin Failed Due to $20 Fees CCN Bitcoin and blockchain -based systems, in general, are decentralized networks that exist on peer-to-peer protocols. As such, scalability through cryptographic engineering and development is required. Since the end of 2017, Bitcoin , Ethereum , and many ... and more »
India's Biggest Startup Incubator CEO [Falsely] Says Bitcoin Failed Due to $20 Fees - CCN
Sun Sep 16 07:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Blockchain is Fostering the Next Generation of News Media Bitcoinist One of the most discussed projects at the nexus of blockchain and journalism is Civil. The project is looking to harness Ethereum in order to help create a sustainable business model for the media world. Matthew Iles, Civil founder and CEO, wants the ... and more »
Blockchain is Fostering the Next Generation of News Media - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 16 06:00, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Flood of payouts 'could crash Bitcoin market' Telegraph.co.uk The currency, which has already plunged in value from $17,035 in January to $6,449, is set to slide further in the coming weeks as Mt. Gox, a bankrupt Bitcoin exchange, pays out thousands of coins to creditors. Kim Nilsson, who has led a four-year ... and more »
Flood of payouts 'could crash Bitcoin market' - Telegraph.co.uk
Sun Sep 16 01:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist From Farm to Plate, Blockchain Is Revolutionizing Agriculture Bitcoinist Currently, blockchain is gaining mainstream attention in the agricultural world, especially since researchers funded by the Dutch government speculated the tech could be used to engender more consumer trust in the food system — and even lower costs ... and more »
From Farm to Plate, Blockchain Is Revolutionizing Agriculture - Bitcoinist
Sat Sep 15 20:56, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph World Economic Forum Outlines Over 65 Blockchain Use Cases for Environmental Protection Cointelegraph The World Economic Forum (WEF) foundation has outlined more than 65 blockchain use cases for solving the “most pressing” environmental challenges, in a report published September 14. In the report, titled “Building Block(chain)s for a Better Planet ...
World Economic Forum Outlines Over 65 Blockchain Use Cases for Environmental Protection - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 15 20:40, 2018 GMT
CCN Bitcoin Severely Oversold, Various Technical Factors Suggest CCN Unlike Bitcoin , ETH, the native cryptocurrency of Ethereum , has increased by more than 40 percent in the past week. Diar, a cryptocurrency -focused research group, disclosed that initial coin offering (ICO) projects still have more than 50 percent of ...
Bitcoin Severely Oversold, Various Technical Factors Suggest - CCN
Sun Sep 16 00:06, 2018 GMT
Hacked Bitcoin Could Have Smooth Sailing from Here, Technical Oscillator Suggests Hacked While the Ethereum price is only beginning to show signs of recovery, the bitcoin price has managed to hold above key support in the wake of industry setbacks. When the bitcoin price jumped from $6,300 to $6,500 a few days ago, the whole market was ... and more »
Bitcoin Could Have Smooth Sailing from Here, Technical Oscillator Suggests - Hacked
Sat Sep 15 18:53, 2018 GMT
How blockchain can beat the disruptors at their own game JOC.com Platform businesses have disrupted entire industries over the past few decades, but now blockchain threatens to beat these disruptors at their own game, destroying the centralized digital platform business model. Digital platforms are a growing feature ...
How blockchain can beat the disruptors at their own game - JOC.com
Sat Sep 15 16:50, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Crypto Markets Recover Slightly, Ethereum , Tezos See Largest Gains Cointelegraph Yesterday, Silicon Valley venture capitalist and well-known Bitcoin evangelist Tim Draper predicted that the combined cryptocurrency market cap will hit $80 trillion in the next 15 years, citing the variety of markets that will be transformed by the ... and more »
Crypto Markets Recover Slightly, Ethereum, Tezos See Largest Gains - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 15 21:24, 2018 GMT
PBS NewsHour Can blockchain help fill journalism's funding gaps? PBS NewsHour The New York-based startup Civil launched last year with the goal of using blockchain -- the same technology that powers the cryptocurrency Bitcoin -- to help to build a network of independent news organizations with a sustainable business model.
Can blockchain help fill journalism's funding gaps? - PBS NewsHour
Sat Sep 15 19:18, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Fundstrat: Bitcoin Hashrate Has Doubled, $7,300 Breakeven Mining ... Ethereum World News (blog) Fundstrat quantative analyst Sam Doctor recently revealed that the breakeven cost of mining has risen to $7300, which can be seen as a bullish sign. Bitcoin Hashpower Doubled Since May Despite 70% Correction - CCN CCN all 6 news articles »
Fundstrat: Bitcoin Hashrate Has Doubled, $7,300 Breakeven Mining ... - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 15 19:02, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist 3 Cryptocurrencies Ready to Beat Bitcoin This Week: VIBE, LSK, and ETH Bitcoinist A cryptocurrency that allows its users to watch their favorite concert live, from anywhere in the world, with front seat tickets, is a novel concept. However, until it is a reality it is just a concept. VIBE is going from an ICO to making their concept ... and more »
3 Cryptocurrencies Ready to Beat Bitcoin This Week: VIBE, LSK, and ETH - Bitcoinist
Sat Sep 15 16:40, 2018 GMT
Hacked Bitcoin Price: Whales, Not Bears, Are In Control Hacked Bitcoin's price charted a narrow uptrend on Saturday, as calm returned to the market following a mysterious collapse that has many in the cryptocurrency community theorizing about a potential cause. As the author previously reported, bitcoin's sudden ... The $2-billion Bitcoin whale that fueled a selloff MyBroadband all 4 news articles »
Bitcoin Price: Whales, Not Bears, Are In Control - Hacked
Sat Sep 15 14:01, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Speculators and crypto-believers keep the faith in Bitcoin revolution Telegraph.co.uk Andy Warhol's 14 Small Electric Chairs was on the block, but only to those brave enough to have dipped their toes into the cryptocurrency market. Eleesa Dadiani, a broker and descendant of Georgian nobility, offered investors the opportunity to buy a ...
Speculators and crypto-believers keep the faith in Bitcoin revolution - Telegraph.co.uk
Sat Sep 15 11:37, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) How Sharding on The Ethereum Network Might Be Around the Corner Ethereum World News (blog) From a crypto-trader's point of view, the best digital asset to short in the past few days was Ethereum (ETH). The digital asset had many of its fans and HODLers grabbing onto their seats as they watched it systematically decline in value from $300 ... and more »
How Sharding on The Ethereum Network Might Be Around the Corner - Ethereum World News (blog)
Fri Sep 14 22:26, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine New Mining Manufacturer Linzhi Announces Ethereum ASIC Miner Bitcoin Magazine Chen Min, the former chief chip maker at Bitcoin mining chip developer Canaan Creative, is turning her attention to Ethereum . Announcing her venture at the Ethereum Classic Summit in Seoul, South Korea, Chen's new company, Linzhi, will focus on ... and more »
New Mining Manufacturer Linzhi Announces Ethereum ASIC Miner - Bitcoin Magazine
Sat Sep 15 08:34, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Bitcoin Hit $20k in 2017 Without Institutions, What's Next in 2019? newsBTC Despite an overwhelming sense of bearishness in both the sentiment surrounding bitcoin and the price itself, there are many developments set to occur in the next 18 months that could kick off another bull run. Improvements to the bitcoin infrastructure ... Bloomberg: Morgan Stanley is Building a Cryptocurrency Product UseTheBitcoin (blog) all 8 news articles »
Bitcoin Hit $20k in 2017 Without Institutions, What's Next in 2019? - newsBTC
Sat Sep 15 00:48, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Korea Customs Service Partners with Samsung SDS to Build Blockchain Customs Platform Cointelegraph The Korea Customs Service has signed an agreement with Samsung SDS to deploy blockchain technology for its customs clearance system, according to a press release published September 14. Samsung SDS, the IT arm of electronics giant Samsung, will ... and more »
Korea Customs Service Partners with Samsung SDS to Build Blockchain Customs Platform - Cointelegraph
Sat Sep 15 01:39, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Agricultural Supply Chain Can Massively Benefit From Blockchain Forbes There has been a lot of “hype” about blockchain in recent years. While it began as a technology to provide transparency and security for cryptocurrency transactions, it is rapidly moving into other sectors. The reason? The technology can provide a ...
The Agricultural Supply Chain Can Massively Benefit From Blockchain - Forbes
Fri Sep 14 18:38, 2018 GMT
ZDNet US loses extradition battle with Russia for Bitcoin kingpin ZDNet The suspect at the center of this tug-of-war is Alexander Vinnik, also known under the nickname of "Mr. Bitcoin ," and the owner of the BTC-e.com cryptocurrency exchange. US authorities ... Also: Blockchain betting app mocks competitor for getting hacked. and more »
US loses extradition battle with Russia for Bitcoin kingpin - ZDNet
Fri Sep 14 17:01, 2018 GMT
CryptoRecorder Verge (XVG) vs Monero (XMR); Designed For Privacy On The Internet , Are They As Good As They Sound? CryptoRecorder Is it Monero, one of the oldest private-focused coins, or Verge, the coin considered the privacy -focused Dogecoin. Well ... The hack targeted mining pools and during the two attacks the project lost more than 35 million XVG (approximately $1.4 at the ... and more »
Verge (XVG) vs Monero (XMR); Designed For Privacy On The Internet, Are They As Good As They Sound? - CryptoRecorder
Fri Sep 14 18:09, 2018 GMT
Forbes How Snapchat's Struggles Could Be Solved By Blockchain Forbes From proof-of-work ( Bitcoin ) to proof of stake ( Ethereum ) to third generation protocols like EOS using delegated proof of stake, the industry is constantly testing, improving and iterating to find the most effective governance methods for each type of ...
How Snapchat's Struggles Could Be Solved By Blockchain - Forbes
Fri Sep 14 16:09, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Overstock.com Lets Customers Buy Bitcoin via Its Crypto Wallet Portfolio Company Cointelegraph The blockchain investment arm of U.S. internet retailer Overstock announced that its investment choice Bitsy has begun a limited beta launch of its cryptocurrency wallet and exchange, the companies confirmed in a press release Friday, September 14 ... Overstock To Sell Bitcoin Through Its Website In 2019 Through Bitsy Wallet Forbes Medici Ventures' Latest Blockchain Investment Bridges Fiat With Crypto CCN all 13 news articles »
Overstock.com Lets Customers Buy Bitcoin via Its Crypto Wallet Portfolio Company - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 14 22:42, 2018 GMT
Mashable One of the most popular Ethereum apps sure looks like a Ponzi scheme Mashable One of the most popular apps built on the Ethereum blockchain , a so-called DApp, is promising users a guaranteed fixed daily return on their investments. And all the would be crypto-rich have to do is put in a bunch of cryptocurrency up front, then sit ... and more »
One of the most popular Ethereum apps sure looks like a Ponzi scheme - Mashable
Fri Sep 14 18:02, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain -Based AI Voice Assistant Brings Data Privacy To Smart Homes Forbes And while no one has access to user data (not even the Snips developers), the AI behind the Snips AIR voice assistant can still be improved and trained over time by combining “federated learning” with blockchain technology and modern cryptography. and more »
Blockchain-Based AI Voice Assistant Brings Data Privacy To Smart Homes - Forbes
Fri Sep 14 17:22, 2018 GMT
Reuters Cryptocurrency project Tezos to launch main network next week: document Reuters NEW YORK/ZURICH (Reuters) - The Tezos cryptocurrency project is preparing to launch the long-awaited main version of its network that underpins a new virtual token on Monday, according to a message seen by Reuters from Ryan Jesperson, the president ... No Longer Beta: $200 Million Tezos Blockchain Will Be Official Mainnet Soon CoinDesk all 15 news articles »
Cryptocurrency project Tezos to launch main network next week: document - Reuters
Fri Sep 14 21:21, 2018 GMT
A prototype for China's censored search engine would connect users' searches to their personal numbers.
Google's Dragonfly would reportedly collect Chinese citizens' phone numbers - CNET
Fri Sep 14 15:00, 2018 GMT
VentureBeat The DeanBeat: The blockchain hype train comes to gaming VentureBeat The early implementations of blockchain in cryptocurrency , such as Bitcoin and Ethereum , exhibit this problem. Decentralization leads to secure and transparent transactions, but it also slows the process down and makes it more expensive. Different ... IBM, Hacera Create Distributed 'Yellow Pages' for Blockchain Networks CoinDesk all 14 news articles »
The DeanBeat: The blockchain hype train comes to gaming - VentureBeat
Fri Sep 14 16:21, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum's Constantinople Hard Fork to Activate on Testnet in October CoinDesk ... the ethereum network itself. However, due to the unpredictability of block confirmation times in the testing environment, an exact block number – the way most upgrades are timed within the blockchain space – for the testnet activation has yet to be ... and more »
Ethereum's Constantinople Hard Fork to Activate on Testnet in October - CoinDesk
Fri Sep 14 18:05, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Ethereum Consolidates Newly-Won Growth as Wider Crypto Market Falters Cointelegraph Moreover, today saw a further revelation that capped a positive week for potential institutional investor exposure to Bitcoin and other crypto assets. U.S. stock brokerage firm EF Hutton unveiled plans to issue $60 million in various cryptocurrency ... Week in Review: Ethereum Returns from the Abyss Hacked Bitcoin and Ethereum Price Analysis - Flat Balls Won't Bounce DailyFX 5 Things You Need to Know Before Investing in Cryptocurrency Blockonomi (blog) Ethereum World News (blog)  - CCN  - MyBroadband all 107 news articles »
Ethereum Consolidates Newly-Won Growth as Wider Crypto Market Falters - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 14 13:54, 2018 GMT
NBCNews.com Google's China plan spurs inquiry from US lawmakers, staff departures NBCNews.com A bipartisan group of 16 U.S. lawmakers asked Alphabet Inc's Google on Thursday if it would comply with China's internet censorship and surveillance policies should it re-enter the Chinese search engine market. The questioning added to the pressure on ... Google's China search project reportedly spurs concern from US lawmakers CNET Several Google Employees Resign In Protest Over Company's Reported China Plans International Business Times US lawmakers ask Google if it will rejoin Chinese market Yahoo Finance all 86 news articles »
Google's China plan spurs inquiry from US lawmakers, staff departures - NBCNews.com
Fri Sep 14 16:40, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Novogratz Isn't the Only One Pointing to a Bitcoin Rebound Bloomberg Micheal Novogratz isn't the only one pointing to a bottom in Bitcoin . While the noted money manager attracted attention with his Twitter post on Thursday calling an end to this year's collapse in the biggest cryptocurrency , a market reversal indicator ... Did Bitcoin (BTC) Reach a Bottom? Ethereum World News (blog) Mike Novogratz Says the Cryptocurrency Market Has Found a Bottom CCN Nailed It? Cryptocurrency Chart Exactly Follows 'Bottom' Call By Mike Novogratz Bitcoinist Twitter all 36 news articles »
Novogratz Isn't the Only One Pointing to a Bitcoin Rebound - Bloomberg
Fri Sep 14 16:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Is Bitcoin Still Profitable? Here Are the Numbers Bitcoinist It concluded that although 2014 saw great real-world applications and cryptocurrency adoption in companies like Microsoft, Dell, Overstock, and Time, Bitcoin dropped by -58%. The next year didn't see an outstanding performance either. In fact, Bitcoin ...
Is Bitcoin Still Profitable? Here Are the Numbers - Bitcoinist
Fri Sep 14 16:57, 2018 GMT
Business Today Wider reach of internet , smartphones a cyber security threat to India: Symantec's Samir Kapuria and Peter Sparkes Business Today A series of recent reports reveals that the number of cyber attacks in India has risen in the last one year. As a result, Indian companies have started paying special attention to cyber security and taking required steps to safeguard themselves ...
Wider reach of internet, smartphones a cyber security threat to India: Symantec's Samir Kapuria and Peter Sparkes - Business Today
Thu Sep 13 18:14, 2018 GMT
Marketplace.org Everything you need to know about Europe's new copyright directive ... The Verge The EU's new copyright directive has been criticized as mandating a link tax and upload filter, but the truth is more complicated, particularly as the measure ... The EU's proposed copyright rules could upend the internet economy Marketplace.org all 53 news articles »
Everything you need to know about Europe's new copyright directive ... - The Verge
Fri Sep 14 13:33, 2018 GMT
Forbes Overstock To Sell Bitcoin Through Its Website In 2019 Through Bitsy Wallet Forbes Crypto-friendly online retailer Overstock.com expects to formally begin selling bitcoin through its website in the first half of 2019, the company has revealed. Such functionality will be offered through Bitsy, a crypto wallet and portfolio company of ... Medici Ventures' Latest Blockchain Investment Bridges Fiat With Crypto CCN Medici Ventures Announces Beta Launch of Bitsy.com Cryptocurrency Wallet and Exchange Nasdaq all 9 news articles »
Overstock To Sell Bitcoin Through Its Website In 2019 Through Bitsy Wallet - Forbes
Fri Sep 14 09:38, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk IBM, Hacera Create Distributed 'Yellow Pages' for Blockchain Networks CoinDesk IBM has teamed up with enterprise blockchain firm Hacera to launch a yellow pages-like directory aimed to make it easier for interested companies to participate in blockchain projects across the globe. Jerry Cuomo, vice president at IBM Blockchain ... and more »
IBM, Hacera Create Distributed 'Yellow Pages' for Blockchain Networks - CoinDesk
Fri Sep 14 13:59, 2018 GMT
Battered bitcoin bulls are latching on to this seasonality chart MarketWatch Bitcoin is in the mud and HODLers, the accidental acronym for those who are holding and refusing to sell under any circumstance, will hang onto anything if it means their prized virtual possession could be on its way out of a brutal bear market ...
Battered bitcoin bulls are latching on to this seasonality chart - MarketWatch
Fri Sep 14 13:22, 2018 GMT
Warning: Good Chance Bitcoin Is Below $1000 By Next Year Seeking Alpha I have written about this topic in August, in the context of the possible relation between the post-January 2018 cryptocurrency crash and the global financial market downturn this year. But in this article, I am expressing my bearish view on bitcoin ...
Warning: Good Chance Bitcoin Is Below $1000 By Next Year - Seeking Alpha
Fri Sep 14 10:09, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Cryptocurrency Market Update: Ethereum Bites Back Surging 25% in Two Days newsBTC Altcoins are mostly green at the moment with Ethereum being the top performer in the top 25. EOS has made the second most in the top ten with an 8% rise on the day to $5.37. Bitcoin Cash and Monero are close behind with over 6% gains each. Stellar has ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Market Update: Ethereum Bites Back Surging 25% in Two Days - newsBTC
Fri Sep 14 13:16, 2018 GMT
Join us on September 18th for a discussion featuring several prominent GNI civil society, academic, and company members presenting their perspectives on the potential global implications of the U.S. CLOUD Act. The post Forecasting the Implications of the U.S. CLOUD Act Around the World appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Forecasting the Implications of the U.S. CLOUD Act Around the World
Fri Sep 14 11:05, 2018 GMT
A cyber security center opened in Thailand on Friday to train personnel from countries in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to help combat cyber threats in the attack-prone region.
Southeast Asian cyber security center opens in Thailand
Fri Sep 14 05:06, 2018 GMT
You have just until 24 September to tell us about your free speech champions. The post This week on Index: Who are your free speech heroes? appeared first on Index on Censorship .
This week on Index: Who are your free speech heroes?
Fri Sep 14 02:33, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Study: Hard Forks Constitute Threat to Cryptocurrency Stability Cointelegraph The paper was prepared by a group of researchers, led by the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education fellow Benjamin Trump, who reviewed the state of cryptocurrency “forks” by investigating over 800 soft forks and hard forks from Bitcoin (BTC ... and more »
Study: Hard Forks Constitute Threat to Cryptocurrency Stability - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 14 07:43, 2018 GMT
“There have been deaths in the country, there are members of the military involved in extrajudicial executions, there is a culture of murdering people.” The post Wendy Funes defies pressures to silence Honduran journalists appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Wendy Funes defies pressures to silence Honduran journalists
Thu Sep 13 14:05, 2018 GMT
The Daily Progress WMHS starts cyber security class The Daily Progress But it goes beyond that, it goes into digital citizenship, social media bullying, cyber bullying, cyber hygiene, understanding your digital footprint, cyber privacy , and the stuff that you share on the internet and how that can impact you and those ...
WMHS starts cyber security class - The Daily Progress
Fri Sep 14 04:34, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum's Vlad Zamfir Claims Breakthrough In Blockchain Sharding CoinDesk Ethereum might just be one step closer to sharding its blockchain . At least that's according to long-time blockchain researcher Vlad Zamfir, who claims to have coded up a successful proof-of-concept of the idea at the ethereum hackathon EthBerlin this ...
Ethereum's Vlad Zamfir Claims Breakthrough In Blockchain Sharding - CoinDesk
Fri Sep 14 02:50, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph IBM Joins Decentralized 'Yellow Pages' for Blockchain Projects Cointelegraph IBM has joined a decentralized cross- blockchain registry initiative which it states is a Yellow Pages analogue for blockchain projects, according to an announcement September 13. The initiative called Unbounded Registry will be led by blockchain ... and more »
IBM Joins Decentralized 'Yellow Pages' for Blockchain Projects - Cointelegraph
Wed Sep 12 19:43, 2018 GMT
EFF Today, Europe Lost The Internet . Now, We Fight Back. EFF Three proposals passed the European Parliament, each of them catastrophic for free expression, privacy , and the arts: 1. Article 13: ... The filters used by the Chinese government to block images, for example, can be defeated by simple measures ... Threat of Internet Censorship Remains as EU Softens Copyright Law ISPreview.co.uk (blog) Europe just voted to wreck the internet , spying on everything and censoring vast swathes of our communications Boing Boing (blog) The EU Just Made A Decision That Could Alter The Internet Forever IFLScience Quartz  - Futurism  - Diginomica  - EU News all 499 news articles »
Today, Europe Lost The Internet. Now, We Fight Back. - EFF
Fri Sep 14 01:56, 2018 GMT
Trustnodes: ICOs Sold 160000 Ethereum Over the Past 10 Days - Cointelegraph. In the past 10 days, Initial Coin Offering (ICO) projects have sold three times more Ethereum (ETH) than they did in August, according to research by TrustNodes published September 13. The 160,000 Ethereum tokens sold over the past few days amount to ...
Trustnodes: ICOs Sold 160000 Ethereum Over the Past 10 Days - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 14 01:42, 2018 GMT
North Korea said on Friday U.S. accusations that it was responsible for cyber attacks in 2014 and 2017 were a "smear campaign" and the man sanctioned by Washington does not exist, the official KCNA news agency said.
North Korea says U.S. accusation of hacking a 'smear campaign'
Thu Sep 13 22:08, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph BitPay CCO Predicts Altcoins to 'Never Come Back,' Bitcoin to 'Rebound' in 2019 Cointelegraph The Chief Commercial Officer of BitPay Sonny Singh said that cryptocurrency markets are now on the threshold of a new stage of progress, which requires a certain “defining moment,” or a “catalyst.” According to Singh, that “defining moment” will come ... BitPay Exec: Bitcoin Will Bounce Back, Not So Sure About ICO Market newsBTC Google mysteriously removes cryptocurrency wallets from Play Store TNW all 20 news articles »
BitPay CCO Predicts Altcoins to 'Never Come Back,' Bitcoin to 'Rebound' in 2019 - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 13 20:39, 2018 GMT
Oregon Business Blockchain venture studio to open in Portland Oregon Business Venture capitalists say blockchain , a distributed ledger technology, will transform business as we know it. Portland seeks a leading role in that revolution. A partnership backed by R/GA Ventures, Nike, OHSU, Intel, the state's economic development ...
Blockchain venture studio to open in Portland - Oregon Business
Thu Sep 13 22:02, 2018 GMT
Mashable It only took 37 seconds for two bitcoin 'celebs' to start fighting on a cruise ship Mashable The CoinsBank Blockchain Cruise, chartered to take cryptocurrency die-hards from Barcelona, to Monaco, to Ibiza, and then back, was in its fourth day, and a highly billed event had managed to drag a few likely hung over attendees out from their below ... and more »
It only took 37 seconds for two bitcoin 'celebs' to start fighting on a cruise ship - Mashable
Thu Sep 13 19:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Market Rebounds: Ethereum Soars 18% Back over $200, Bitcoin Regains $6500 Mark Cointelegraph Recent comments by Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin that the days of “1,000-times growth” growth in the crypto space are over left their mark on cryptosphere sentiment this week, prompting Buterin to publicly deny claims he is a crypto “pessimist ... Ether Rebound Helps to Ease Pain of Cryptocurrency Diehards Bloomberg Ethereum is Getting Punished in Cryptocurrency Sphere Fox Business Ethereum , Monero Lead Crypto Market Recovery with 17% Gains, Each CCN Hacked  - Bloomberg all 87 news articles »
Market Rebounds: Ethereum Soars 18% Back over $200, Bitcoin Regains $6500 Mark - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 13 18:05, 2018 GMT
Livemint Bitcoin wasn't a response to the financial crisis, says NYU professor MarketWatch In the aftermath of the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers, which accelerated a global financial crisis, the cryptocurrency bitcoin was born, and an entirely new financial ecosystem was devised. However, at least one expert is challenging ... Good timing or ... The 2008 global meltdown and the birth of Bitcoin Livemint all 12 news articles »
Bitcoin wasn't a response to the financial crisis, says NYU professor - MarketWatch
Thu Sep 13 17:59, 2018 GMT
MIT Technology Review The World Bank is a verified blockchain booster MIT Technology Review This year, the World Bank partnered with Consensys, a company focused on developing applications using Ethereum , to explore how blockchain technology can help improve a pilot-stage educational platform called Evoke. The first goal is to give the ...
The World Bank is a verified blockchain booster - MIT Technology Review
Thu Sep 13 17:30, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk FOAM Is Live: Decentralized World Map Launches on Ethereum CoinDesk One of the year's most hotly anticipated blockchain applications is now live. FOAM, which aims to build a reliable, resilient world map using smart contract technology, announced that the decentralized application (dapp) has launched on the ethereum  ...
FOAM Is Live: Decentralized World Map Launches on Ethereum - CoinDesk
Thu Sep 13 13:04, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bloomberg: Morgan Stanley Plans Bitcoin Trading for Clients Cointelegraph Like similar potential offerings from Morgan and Goldman, Citigroup's clients would be able to gain exposure to Bitcoin markets without holding any of the cryptocurrency directly, in what is known as non-custodial trading. Reactions to the apparent ... Morgan Stanley To Give Clients Bitcoin Trading Options Bitcoinist Morgan Stanley is Building a Bitcoin Swap Trading Product: Report CCN Breaking: Morgan Stanley Reportedly Set to Offer Bitcoin Swap Trading CryptoGlobe all 46 news articles »
Bloomberg: Morgan Stanley Plans Bitcoin Trading for Clients - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 13 17:06, 2018 GMT
Outside the Bahraini Embassy, Mushaima also expressed his gratitude towards MPs such as Caroline Lucas and Ian Blackford for raising his father’s case The post Bahrain: Ali Mushaima ‏vows to continue fighting for his imprisoned father appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Bahrain: Ali Mushaima ‏vows to continue fighting for his imprisoned father
Thu Sep 13 16:15, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Should Trend Higher For The Rest Of The Year, But Don't Expect It To Exceed $8500 Forbes We believe that Goldman's decision is just a hiccup in cryptocurrencies' path to mainstream adoption; ongoing efforts by a wide range of big and small companies across industries to incorporate blockchain technology should inevitably boost the adoption ... and more »
Bitcoin Should Trend Higher For The Rest Of The Year, But Don't Expect It To Exceed $8500 - Forbes
Thu Sep 13 12:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Morgan Stanley To Give Clients Bitcoin Trading Options Bitcoinist Morgan Stanley had issued cautious statements on the short to mid-term future of cryptocurrency markets this week, with strategist Mike Wilson sounding the alarm over a potential “rolling bear market” in 2019. “Our call is not for a simultaneous and ... Morgan Stanley is Building a Bitcoin Swap Trading Product: Report CCN all 42 news articles »
Morgan Stanley To Give Clients Bitcoin Trading Options - Bitcoinist
Thu Sep 13 14:35, 2018 GMT
Mystery of the $2 Billion Bitcoin Whale That Fueled a Selloff Bloomberg The case has all the elements of a classic Bitcoin mystery: famous wallets, a vicious cycle of speculation reinforcing a selloff and intense amateur sleuthing on the Internet that might not have exactly hit the mark. It also shows what makes Bitcoin ... and more »
Mystery of the $2 Billion Bitcoin Whale That Fueled a Selloff - Bloomberg
Wed Sep 12 22:08, 2018 GMT
Forbes Is Now A Good Time To Buy Ether? Forbes "Crypto assets in general, including Ethereum , are undervalued at this stage," asserted Joe DiPasquale, CEO of cryptocurrency fund of hedge funds BitBull Capital. While digital currencies have lost more than two-thirds of their market cap this year, he ...
Is Now A Good Time To Buy Ether? - Forbes
Thu Sep 13 12:54, 2018 GMT
CNBC Morgan Stanley gearing up for bitcoin derivative trading, Bloomberg reports CNBC News of Morgan Stanley's foray into cryptocurrency assets comes as other Wall Street titans start similar campaigns into digital derivatives. Goldman Sachs, for example, clarified last week that the bank is working on a type of derivative for bitcoin ... Morgan Stanley Plans to Offer Bitcoin Swap Trading for Clients Bloomberg Morgan Stanley is reportedly getting ready to offer clients exposure to bitcoin with a new trading product Business Insider Morgan Stanley To Give Clients Bitcoin Trading Options Bitcoinist CCN  - Reuters all 146 news articles »
Morgan Stanley gearing up for bitcoin derivative trading, Bloomberg reports - CNBC
Thu Sep 13 13:03, 2018 GMT
CNBC Companies race to solve bitcoin's security problem despite slumping prices CNBC Despite investors getting burned by bitcoin this year, companies are building key guardrails that could speed up more crypto adoption. Start-ups are driving ahead with plans to solve the issue of custody, or having a place to securely store cryptocurrency .
Companies race to solve bitcoin's security problem despite slumping prices - CNBC
Thu Sep 13 12:00, 2018 GMT
Sentiment Speaks: Bitcoin Is About To Bottom Seeking Alpha The bear market in bitcoin has soured sentiment. We see anecdotal evidence that sentiment is nearing a bottom. Our analysis suggests that price is also nearing a bottom. This idea was discussed in more depth with members of my private investing ...
Sentiment Speaks: Bitcoin Is About To Bottom - Seeking Alpha
Thu Sep 13 12:23, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Constantinople Ahead: What You Need to Know About Ethereum's Big Upgrade CoinDesk As dramatic as these things can get (having formerly resulted in a competing cryptocurrency named ethereum classic), most of the upgrades in Constantinople won't be noticeable to average users. Indeed, described by independent developer Lane Rettig, ...
Constantinople Ahead: What You Need to Know About Ethereum's Big Upgrade - CoinDesk
Wed Sep 12 12:32, 2018 GMT
EFF 'Catastrophic': EU passes controversial copyright law that could hit the likes of Google and Facebook CNBC But critics say such a law would normalize censorship and restrict internet freedom, preventing users from being able to post content ranging from memes to links to articles from news outlets. The controversy mainly surrounds two sections of the law ... Today, Europe Lost The Internet . Now, We Fight Back. EFF Today, the EU will vote on the future of the internet (again) The Verge Europe just voted to wreck the internet , spying on everything and censoring vast swathes of our communications Boing Boing (blog) ZDNet  - Futurism  - Diginomica all 490 news articles »
'Catastrophic': EU passes controversial copyright law that could hit the likes of Google and Facebook - CNBC
Thu Sep 13 11:49, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Morgan Stanley Plans to Offer Bitcoin Swap Trading for Clients Bloomberg The U.S. bank will deal in contracts that give investors synthetic exposure to the performance of Bitcoin , said the person, who asked not to be identified because the information is private. Investors will be able to go long or short using the so ... Morgan Stanley is reportedly getting ready to offer clients exposure to bitcoin with a new trading product Business Insider BREAKING: Morgan Stanley To Give Clients Bitcoin Trading Options Bitcoinist all 123 news articles »
Morgan Stanley Plans to Offer Bitcoin Swap Trading for Clients - Bloomberg
Thu Sep 13 08:52, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Blockchain Could Boost Trade Finance by $1 Trillion, WEF Research Says CoinDesk Blockchain is able to fill in much of the $1.5 trillion-dollar supply-demand gap in global trade finance by easing financing for small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in emerging markets, new research says. Jointly conducted and released by the ... Blockchain Can Add $1 Trillion to World Trade by 2028, Says World Economic Forum Cointelegraph all 8 news articles »
Blockchain Could Boost Trade Finance by $1 Trillion, WEF Research Says - CoinDesk
Thu Sep 13 10:03, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Mt Gox's Corporate Creditors Can Now File Claims for Bitcoin Refunds CoinDesk The trustee of the long-defunct bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has announced that corporate creditors can now enter claims to claw back trapped bitcoin through a recently approved rehabilitation process. Nobuaki Kobayashi, attorney-at-law and the ... and more »
Mt Gox's Corporate Creditors Can Now File Claims for Bitcoin Refunds - CoinDesk
Thu Sep 13 03:40, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Was That a Bullish Breakout? Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin was also expanding its market dominance in the middle of the cryptocurrency selloff, which also helps it stay supported in further dips. With that, it is also one of the first to take advantage of any moves higher. Besides, bulls have strongly ... and more »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Was That a Bullish Breakout? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Thu Sep 13 06:17, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) John McAfee: Bitcoin [BTC] is “The Number One Coin For Processing Payments” Ethereum World News (blog) So he stated in conversations with the AMBCrypto team during the CoinsBank Blockchain Cruise. Mr. McAfee is one of the most influential personalities in the cryptocurrency community, his extensive knowledge of the ecosystem as well as his outspoken ... and more »
John McAfee: Bitcoin [BTC] is “The Number One Coin For Processing Payments” - Ethereum World News (blog)
Thu Sep 13 08:21, 2018 GMT
Two thirds of Germany's manufacturers have been hit by cyber-crime attacks, costing industry in Europe's largest economy some 43 billion euros ($50 billion), according to a survey published by Germany's IT sector association on Thursday.
Cyber attacks cost German industry almost $50 billion: study
Thu Sep 13 02:30, 2018 GMT
Idaho State Journal Cyber security threats against small businesses on the rise in 2018 Idaho State Journal But in the world today where connected devices outnumber people new data from the National Cyber Security Alliance suggests that almost 50 percent of small businesses have experienced a cyber attack, more than 70 percent of attacks target small ...
Cyber security threats against small businesses on the rise in 2018 - Idaho State Journal
Thu Sep 13 08:08, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Backed As BitPay Exec Warns On Altcoins Forbes The digital coin market, including everything from bitcoin and ethereum , to dogecoin and ripple, has now fallen to its lowest value since late 2017, touching year-to-date lows of $186 billion, according to CoinMarketCap data. ... Many in the industry ... and more »
Bitcoin Backed As BitPay Exec Warns On Altcoins - Forbes
Thu Sep 13 02:10, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Manufacturing Giant Rostec to Manage Data on Waves Blockchain Platform CoinDesk Rostec, the Russian state-owned manufacturing conglomerate, is entering the blockchain fray. The corporation, which holds stakes in 700 industrial entities in Russia, is working with the Waves platform to develop a blockchain system to manage data on ...
Manufacturing Giant Rostec to Manage Data on Waves Blockchain Platform - CoinDesk
Thu Sep 13 04:13, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk 10 Years After Lehman: Bitcoin and Wall Street Are Closer Than Ever CoinDesk Hank Paulson, former secretary of the U.S. Treasury, called it "an economic 9/11." Having loaded up on mortgage debt that went sour, then failed to find a savior in the government or private sector, the 158-year-old Wall Street investment bank Lehman ... The 2008 global meltdown and the birth of Bitcoin Livemint all 5 news articles »
10 Years After Lehman: Bitcoin and Wall Street Are Closer Than Ever - CoinDesk
Wed Sep 12 21:56, 2018 GMT
A reliable cryptocurrency needs good governance, say researchers Science Daily Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies could potentially revolutionize commerce and information exchange worldwide through their use of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies. However, cryptocurrencies are still highly volatile, and users lack ... and more »
A reliable cryptocurrency needs good governance, say researchers - Science Daily
Wed Sep 12 21:26, 2018 GMT
Forbes Cryptocurrencies Are In A Bear Market But Bitcoin Is Holding Steady Forbes Cryptocurrency and tokens are like any market; when money flows in, the price goes up, when money flows out, the price goes down. Right now the money flow is out of cryptocurrency and into fiat. Ethereum is being particularly affected as all those ... and more »
Cryptocurrencies Are In A Bear Market But Bitcoin Is Holding Steady - Forbes
Wed Sep 12 20:58, 2018 GMT
The four major U.S. wireless carriers today detailed a new initiative that may soon let Web sites eschew passwords and instead authenticate visitors by leveraging data elements unique to each customer's phone and mobile subscriber account, such as location, customer reputation, and physical attributes of the device. Here's a look at what's coming, and the potential security and privacy trade-offs of trusting the carriers to handle online authentication on your behalf.
U.S. Mobile Giants Want to be Your Online Identity
Wed Sep 12 19:56, 2018 GMT
Forbes IBM Partners Blockchain Connect's 'Czech Alliance' To Fight Fraud & Drive Digitization Forbes The Blockchain Connect Association, a newly established Czech Alliance formed in the spring of 2018 with partners including IBM, PwC and a Prague-based fintech incubator for start-ups, has revealed plans to contribute to the development of blockchain  ... and more »
IBM Partners Blockchain Connect's 'Czech Alliance' To Fight Fraud & Drive Digitization - Forbes
Wed Sep 12 18:55, 2018 GMT
CBS News Cryptocurrency price plunge worse than bursting of dotcom bubble CBS News Cryptocurrency prices that reached dizzying heights in late 2017 and into 2018 have plunged back to earth this year, bolstering the arguments of skeptics that the scorching hot market for digital money was an economic bubble due to burst. According to ... Is Bitcoin the New Pets.com? The Crypto Crash of 2018 Is Now Worse Than the Dotcom Bust Fortune Crypto's 80% Plunge Is Now Worse Than the Dot-Com Crash BloombergQuint Cryptocurrencies are in meltdown – are we about to see the end of the bitcoin dream? The Independent Financial Post  - Yahoo Finance all 23 news articles »
Cryptocurrency price plunge worse than bursting of dotcom bubble - CBS News
Wed Sep 12 19:43, 2018 GMT
The security of your information is just another feature for Apple products.
Privacy takes a backseat during Apple product reveal - CNET
Wed Sep 12 18:39, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg More Tech Groups Join Calls to Give Consumers Power Over Data Bloomberg Privacy advocates, many of whom have objected to preemption of stricter state laws and fought against the Internet Association in California, may object to the framework. Some of the proposals are less specific than policies already in place at ...
More Tech Groups Join Calls to Give Consumers Power Over Data - Bloomberg
Wed Sep 12 13:19, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin dominance at 9-month high amid broad 'altcoin' slump MarketWatch In Wednesday trading, bitcoin BTCUSD, +0.71% was last changing hands at $6,221.20, down 0.5% since Tuesday at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on the Kraken cryptocurrency exchange. CoinMarketCap ... “Much to the chagrin of many crypto-enthusiasts, the bear market ... and more »
Bitcoin dominance at 9-month high amid broad 'altcoin' slump - MarketWatch
Wed Sep 12 12:08, 2018 GMT
HYPEBEAST The strongest cryptocurrency right now is a total joke Quartz As crypto crumbles, Dogecoin rises. Over the past there months, Dogecoin—a cryptocurrency created in 2013 as a joke—has roughly doubled in value. The digital token, which its own creator still dismisses as ridiculous, inexplicably claims a $740 ... As Bitcoin Prices Tumble, Dogecoin Soars HYPEBEAST all 2 news articles »
The strongest cryptocurrency right now is a total joke - Quartz
Wed Sep 12 18:20, 2018 GMT
Trussvilletribune Internet security classes being offered at the Library in the Forrest Trussvilletribune VESTAVIA HILLS – One major pitfall of the digital age is protecting sensitive information when nearly all of the world is connected to the Internet . Scammers are on the prowl 24 hours a day looking for some way to hurt the unsuspecting and the unaware.
Internet security classes being offered at the Library in the Forrest - Trussvilletribune
Wed Sep 12 17:35, 2018 GMT
PYMNTS.com Internet Association Says Companies Support National Data Privacy Rules PYMNTS.com In an interview, Michael Beckerman, president and chief executive officer of The Internet Association, told Reuters the data privacy proposals are “very forward-looking and very aggressive,” and that the Association wants to make sure the rules will be ... Amazon, Apple, others to testify before US Senate on data privacy September 26 Reuters all 23 news articles »
Internet Association Says Companies Support National Data Privacy Rules - PYMNTS.com
Wed Sep 12 17:23, 2018 GMT
The firm wants to guide lawmakers as they navigate issues related to cybersecurity, consumer protection and regulation.
Cryptocurrency industry opens lobbying firm to sell DC on blockchain - CNET
Wed Sep 12 17:38, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Stays Strong As Altcoins Crash Forbes Bitcoin Dominance Index. Bitcoin was the first digital currency to scale, and as a result, some analysts have claimed that this particular cryptocurrency benefits from the first-mover advantage. Bitcoin is such a large part of the broader digital ... Is Bitcoin the New Pets.com? The Crypto Crash of 2018 Is Now Worse Than the Dotcom Bust Fortune Crypto's 80% Plunge Is Now Worse Than the Dot-Com Crash BloombergQuint The Great Crypto Crash of 2018: Cryptocurrency's 80% plunge is now worse than the dot-com crash Financial Post all 13 news articles »
Bitcoin Stays Strong As Altcoins Crash - Forbes
Wed Sep 12 16:16, 2018 GMT
CNBC Cryptocurrency ether plunges again, decoupling from bitcoin CNBC Ether is the name of the cryptocurrency , but it's closely associated with the popular Ethereum blockchain . Unlike bitcoin , which gives access to a global financial network, ether gives users access to a computer network. Its use has been compared to ... Ethereum crashes to a 16-month low Business Insider Cryptocurrency market cap shrinks to lowest level this year Mashable Bitcoin dominance at 9-month high amid broad 'altcoin' slump MarketWatch Cointelegraph  - CCN  - CNNMoney  - CoinMarketCap all 133 news articles »
Cryptocurrency ether plunges again, decoupling from bitcoin - CNBC
Wed Sep 12 15:20, 2018 GMT
CNBC At top schools like Wharton, students are flocking to classes on bitcoin and blockchain CNBC Among courses on blockchain , the University of Pennsylvania offers " Blockchain , Cryptocurrency , and Distributed Ledger Technology," taught by Kevin Werbach and engineering professor David Crosbie; University of California at Berkeley offers " Blockchain  ...
At top schools like Wharton, students are flocking to classes on bitcoin and blockchain - CNBC
Wed Sep 12 14:49, 2018 GMT
Six major web and internet service companies, including AT&T Inc, Twitter Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google, will detail their consumer data privacy practices to a U.S. Senate panel on Sept. 26, according to a congressional statement on Wednesday.
Amazon, Apple, others to testify before U.S. Senate on data privacy September 26
Wed Sep 12 12:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes New Report: 70% Of Finance Execs Believe Cryptocurrency Is Here To Stay Forbes The SEC rejected nine filings for bitcoin ETFs last month, and despite some high-profile projects and partnerships, like the Intercontinental Exchange's Bakkt, Northern Trust's recent blockchain expansion, and Citigroup's exploration of crypto custody ...
New Report: 70% Of Finance Execs Believe Cryptocurrency Is Here To Stay - Forbes
Wed Sep 12 12:36, 2018 GMT
Critics say the law could make the internet more closed in future.
EU votes to adopt 'upload filters' as part of internet copyright law
Wed Sep 12 11:16, 2018 GMT
Forbes Have We Reached 'Peak Blockchain Conference' Yet? Forbes ... ugly: valuable educational and networking experiences spiced with fly-by-night operations, $3,000 tickets, absurd claims about numbers and sponsorships, comical initial coin offering pitches and retail investors who got lucky with bitcoin ...
Have We Reached 'Peak Blockchain Conference' Yet? - Forbes
Wed Sep 12 12:01, 2018 GMT
CNBC Watch out for these risks when investing in bitcoin CNBC One big question on investors' lips today is whether bitcoin is risky or not. And the answer to that question is yes, according to financial advisor Ted Jenkin, CEO at Oxygen Financial. Bitcoin is a peer-to-peer digital payment system. And because of ...
Watch out for these risks when investing in bitcoin - CNBC
Wed Sep 12 12:10, 2018 GMT
The Verge EU approves controversial Copyright Directive, including internet 'link tax' and 'upload filter' The Verge The European Parliament has voted in favor of the Copyright Directive, a controversial piece of legislation intended to update online copyright laws for the internet age. The directive was originally rejected by MEPs in July following criticism of two ... EU's decision on Copyright Reform tomorrow could be a turning point for the web TNW Europe is voting on a controversial law that could force Google, Facebook to block copyrighted content CNBC How the EU's Copyright Filters Will Make it Trivial For Anyone to Censor the Internet EFF Express.co.uk all 121 news articles »
EU approves controversial Copyright Directive, including internet 'link tax' and 'upload filter' - The Verge
Wed Sep 12 11:10, 2018 GMT
Mashable Cryptocurrency market cap shrinks to lowest level this year Mashable The future for Bitcoin , Ethereum , and the rest of the crypto market is uncertain. The downtrend might end if the SEC decides positively on a few proposed Bitcoin ETFs; a negative decision or further postponement (the decision is currently expected in ... Altcoins Keep Dropping While Bitcoin Breaks Another Record of Market Dominance in 2018 Cointelegraph Bitcoin crash: This man lost his savings when cryptocurrencies plunged CNNMoney Ethereum Smashed to $170 as Crypto Markets Hit Another Yearly Low newsBTC Observer  - CCN  - Mobile Payments Today  - CNNMoney all 151 news articles »
Cryptocurrency market cap shrinks to lowest level this year - Mashable
Wed Sep 12 10:30, 2018 GMT
Fortune Is Bitcoin the New Pets.com? The Crypto Crash of 2018 Is Now Worse Than the Dotcom Bust Fortune Like their predecessors during the Internet stock boom almost two decades ago, cryptocurrency investors who bet big on a seemingly revolutionary technology are suffering a painful reality check. The virtual-currency mania of 2017 — fueled by hopes ... and more »
Is Bitcoin the New Pets.com? The Crypto Crash of 2018 Is Now Worse Than the Dotcom Bust - Fortune
Wed Sep 12 11:18, 2018 GMT
In a plenary vote, the European Parliament backed an alternative to the original Article 13 proposal, but one that would still result in an indirect upload filter requirement for many Internet services. Pirate Party MEP Julia Reda regrets the outcome of the votes. However, the opposition's fight is not over yet. Source: TF , for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and more. We also have VPN reviews, discounts, offers and coupons .
EU Parliament Adopts Controversial ‘Upload Filter’ Proposal
Wed Sep 12 11:34, 2018 GMT
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“Scattergun” approach to addressing online content risks damaging freedom of expression
Wed Sep 12 09:33, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal 'Crypto Tourists' Flee as Bitcoin Slump Drags On Wall Street Journal Bitcoin is a digital currency that isn't sponsored by any government or single entity; it runs on a platform known as blockchain , which is a decentralized, immutable ledger of transactions. Last year's boom ... Many “crypto tourists” who bought bitcoin ... and more »
'Crypto Tourists' Flee as Bitcoin Slump Drags On - Wall Street Journal
Wed Sep 12 08:10, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Is Bitcoin Charting a 2015-Style Price Bottom? CoinDesk Bitcoin's price action this year may be dismal, but it might not be without precedent. Having hit a record high near $20,000 in December, the world's largest cryptocurrency began 2018 backed a wave of optimism. Since then, however, it hasn't translated ...
Is Bitcoin Charting a 2015-Style Price Bottom? - CoinDesk
Wed Sep 12 09:01, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Ethereum crashes to a 16-month low Business Insider Cryptocurrency ethereum crashed by over 8% on Wednesday, extending a slump for the asset and the wider market. Ethereum is down 8.6% to $169.12 at just after 9.30 a.m. GMT (4.30 a.m. ET), a level not seen since May 2017 when ethereum was enjoying ...
Ethereum crashes to a 16-month low - Business Insider
Tue Sep 11 12:50, 2018 GMT
TNW EU's decision on Copyright Reform tomorrow could be a turning point for the web TNW There's a worry that this could lead to broader censorship , with free speech vehicles — like parody, satire, or even protest videos — potentially untenable under this system. Both sides have accused each other of working on behalf of ... tech ... Tomorrow, the EU will vote on the future of the internet (again) The Verge Europe is voting on a controversial law that could force Google, Facebook to block copyrighted content CNBC all 47 news articles »
EU's decision on Copyright Reform tomorrow could be a turning point for the web - TNW
Tue Sep 11 16:32, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Winklevosses' “bridge to the future of money” comes with a new cryptocurrency MIT Technology Review Gemini wasn't even the only dollar-pegged token to launch yesterday—the blockchain startup Paxos announced its own Ethereum -based token, which will follow a similar model. Both of those coins, which are fully and transparently collateralized, are a ... Winklevoss Brothers Firm Launches Ethereum Token Backed By US Dollars Forbes Breaking: Winklevoss' Gemini Launches US Dollar-Pegged Cryptocurrency CCN September 10, 2018: DFS Continues to Foster Responsible Growth in New York's New York State Department of Financial Services Gemini  - Paxos  - Medium  - CNBC all 164 news articles »
The Winklevosses' “bridge to the future of money” comes with a new cryptocurrency - MIT Technology Review
Wed Sep 12 07:00, 2018 GMT
Dallas News Dave Eggers was right about internet privacy ; now he's focused on citizenship Dallas News Dave Eggers was right about internet privacy ; now he's focused on citizenship ... The novel, since adapted into a film starring Emma Watson and Tom Hanks, tells the story of Mae Holland, who gets a job at a powerful internet company known as the Circle ...
Dave Eggers was right about internet privacy; now he's focused on citizenship - Dallas News
Wed Sep 12 06:40, 2018 GMT
CNBC House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy blasts Google, says 'an invite' is incoming CNBC McCarthy's claim of Google supporting internet censorship may have been tied to reports from last month that said the tech giant had plans to launch a version of its search engine in China that would block some websites and search terms. That supposed ...
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy blasts Google, says 'an invite' is incoming - CNBC
Tue Sep 11 21:30, 2018 GMT
Ensia Blockchain is revolutionizing your ability to make environmentally friendly purchases Ensia Blockchain technology is emerging as a powerful way to do this. Best known for being the programming protocol behind cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin , blockchain is essentially a digital ledger. Information is held not by a central authority or ...
Blockchain is revolutionizing your ability to make environmentally friendly purchases - Ensia
Wed Sep 12 02:40, 2018 GMT
Reuters Internet group backs 'national' data privacy approach Reuters The group also told policymakers they should give companies flexibility in notifying individuals, set a “performance standard” on privacy and data security protections that avoids a prescriptive approach and set national data breach notification rules ... and more »
Internet group backs 'national' data privacy approach - Reuters
Tue Sep 11 20:02, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin : Widespread Adoption Could Drive Prices Much Higher Seeking Alpha Despite being hyped and talked about a lot, still very few people own Bitcoin , and even fewer use it regularly, as quantified estimates point to around 3 million active users. However, Bitcoin , its blockchain network, and the Lightning Network protocol ...
Bitcoin: Widespread Adoption Could Drive Prices Much Higher - Seeking Alpha
Tue Sep 11 22:47, 2018 GMT
Forbes Hurricane Victims Edge Closer to Automated Insurance Payouts With Ethereum Forbes Etherisc was founded in 2017, as an open source platform to help create insurance products using the ethereum blockchain . After raising $3.6 million in an initial coin offering (ICO) the early-stage startup is already helping other companies write ...
Hurricane Victims Edge Closer to Automated Insurance Payouts With Ethereum - Forbes
Tue Sep 11 19:33, 2018 GMT
Washington Post Get ready for Big Bitcoin : Cryptocurrency industry opens a DC lobbying arm Washington Post Tech veterans and a number of high-profile cryptocurrency companies on Tuesday said they are forming the Blockchain Association, the first fully fledged lobbying group in Washington representing entrepreneurs and investors who are building off of the ... Bitcoin crash: This man lost his savings when cryptocurrencies plunged CNNMoney all 33 news articles »
Get ready for Big Bitcoin: Cryptocurrency industry opens a DC lobbying arm - Washington Post
Tue Sep 11 19:39, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin And Crypto Get Major British Soap Exposure Forbes Many bitcoin and cryptocurrency speculators think that as the market for investment widens to include older generations and the less tech savvy, it could mean a surge of investment — pushing bitcoin prices far and above their all-time highs. Bitcoin ...
Bitcoin And Crypto Get Major British Soap Exposure - Forbes
Tue Sep 11 21:03, 2018 GMT
CNBC Cryptocurrency ether hits lowest point of the year, extending its 2018 nosedive CNBC Ether is the name of the cryptocurrency , but it's closely associated with the popular Ethereum blockchain . Unlike bitcoin , which gives access to a global financial network, ether gives users access to a computer network. Its use has been compared to ... and more »
Cryptocurrency ether hits lowest point of the year, extending its 2018 nosedive - CNBC
Tue Sep 11 18:06, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Altcoins Keep Dropping While Bitcoin Breaks Another Record of Market Dominance in 2018 Cointelegraph Weekly Bitcoin price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Index · Ethereum (ETH) is also seeing significant losses today, with its price point having dropped below $190. The top altcoin is now trading at around $181, down roughly 4 percent over a ... Cryptocurrency Market Update: Bitcoin Dominance Reaches New 2018 High newsBTC Bitcoin Price Stabilizes: Market Recovery Expected After Flurry of Positive News CCN Crypto update: Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, and Litecoin storm higher Motley Fool Australia all 328 news articles »
Altcoins Keep Dropping While Bitcoin Breaks Another Record of Market Dominance in 2018 - Cointelegraph
Tue Sep 11 15:17, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Magazine DevCon 4 Will Set the Stage for Ethereum's Next Milestone: Constantinople Bitcoin Magazine Ethereum is embracing the Constantinople milestone at the end of November 2018, after DevCon4 in Prague. Constantinople is the latest Ethereum release, introduced through a hard fork, that will include five Ethereum Improvement Proposals (EIPs):. and more »
DevCon 4 Will Set the Stage for Ethereum's Next Milestone: Constantinople - Bitcoin Magazine
Tue Sep 11 15:57, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Olaf Carlson-Wee Rode the Bitcoin Boom to Silicon Valley Riches. Can He Survive the Crash? Wall Street Journal He turned $14,502 into a $150 million personal fortune by going all-in on cryptocurrencies right before bitcoin became a household name. His fund, Polychain Capital, earned investors including Silicon Valley heavyweight Andreessen Horowitz a staggering ...
Olaf Carlson-Wee Rode the Bitcoin Boom to Silicon Valley Riches. Can He Survive the Crash? - Wall Street Journal
Tue Sep 11 15:28, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney Ethereum co-founder sees growth in Crypto industry CNNMoney Ethereum co-founder sees growth in Crypto industry ... Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin talks with CNN's Julia Chatterley about the huge rally and fall of cryptocurrency . He says the attention is driving development in technology.
Ethereum co-founder sees growth in Crypto industry - CNNMoney
Tue Sep 11 16:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Bitcoin Bulls Are Sweating Latest Test of Key Resistance Level Bloomberg The biggest cryptocurrency has bounced off the $6,000 mark four times since February, and a break below that price could signal further capitulation. The GTI VERA Convergence Divergence indicator, which detects trend reversals and exhaustion, just ...
Bitcoin Bulls Are Sweating Latest Test of Key Resistance Level - Bloomberg
Tue Sep 11 13:03, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain For Brands: 3 Tips For Educating Customers And Building Your Brand Forbes Most blockchain technology companies run into the same problem when they start building their brand. Namely, how to find their place on the spectrum between being dangerously revolutionary, and too traditional and out of touch. Hardcore blockchain  ...
Blockchain For Brands: 3 Tips For Educating Customers And Building Your Brand - Forbes
Tue Sep 11 12:05, 2018 GMT
CNNMoney Bitcoin crash: This man lost his savings when cryptocurrencies plunged CNNMoney Russell attempted to mitigate his losses by shifting money from bitcoin (XBT) to an offshoot called Bitcoin Cash and other cryptocurrencies including Ethereum and Ripple. But that didn't work, and Russell says the paper losses on his initial ... Michel ... Cryptocurrency Market Update: Bitcoin Dominance Reaches New 2018 High newsBTC Bitcoin , Ethereum , Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, IOTA: Price Analysis, September 10 Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Stabilizes: Market Recovery Expected After Flurry of Positive News CCN The Daily Hodl all 55 news articles »
Bitcoin crash: This man lost his savings when cryptocurrencies plunged - CNNMoney
Tue Sep 11 12:50, 2018 GMT
MarketWatch Bitcoin holds $6000; futures volumes sink MarketWatch In early Tuesday trading, a single bitcoin BTCUSD, -0.47% was going for $6,258.02, down 0.7% since Monday at 5 p.m. on the Kraken cryptocurrency exchange. The price of bitcoin has tumbled 14% since the beginning of September. Meanwhile, trading in ...
Bitcoin holds $6000; futures volumes sink - MarketWatch
Tue Sep 11 12:09, 2018 GMT
Forbes Ripe.io And Its ' Blockchain Of Food' Secures 2.4 Million In Funding Forbes Blockchain technology isn't new. Created in 2008 by the pseudonymous inventor of Bitcoin , Satoshi Nakamoto, blockchain technology served (and still serves) as an immutable digital ledger for the cryptocurrency Bitcoin . It works by verifying ...
Ripe.io And Its 'Blockchain Of Food' Secures 2.4 Million In Funding - Forbes
Tue Sep 11 11:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes 10 Questions To Ask Before You Use Blockchain Forbes A blockchain is as an immutable, append-only (no updates, no deletes) database, where any new data cannot conflict with older data in the database. Also, each piece of data has an owner, is replicated many times and is always available. Finally ... and more »
10 Questions To Ask Before You Use Blockchain - Forbes
Tue Sep 11 08:01, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Ethereum's ASIC Rebellion Heats Up With New Effort to Brick Big Miners CoinDesk The question – posed on an ethereum forum Thursday – is emblematic of a growing anxiety among the miners who today dedicate both computing power and machinery to securing the world's second-largest cryptocurrency . Grappling with the emergence of ...
Ethereum's ASIC Rebellion Heats Up With New Effort to Brick Big Miners - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 11 10:11, 2018 GMT
Join Index and Truth to Power Cafe for an empowering evening. Who has power over you and what do you want to say to them? The post London Artists Projects Present: Truth to Power Café appeared first on Index on Censorship .
London Artists Projects Present: Truth to Power Café
Tue Sep 11 09:36, 2018 GMT
For Turkish director and actor Memet Ali Alabora, theatre is about creating an environment in which the audience is encouraged to think, react and reflect The post Turkey’s thought-provoking playwrights, actors and directors have little choice but to become exiles appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Turkey’s thought-provoking playwrights, actors and directors have little choice but to become exiles
Tue Sep 11 09:34, 2018 GMT
Forbes Blockchain Cannot Solve All The World's Problems, But It Sure Does Help With The Following Forbes Blockchain . That “mysterious” technology behind the cryptocurrency revolution. It is the driving force behind cryptocurrencies, because it provides an immutable ledger of all of those digital currency transactions. And as cryptos, at least the top few ... and more »
Blockchain Cannot Solve All The World's Problems, But It Sure Does Help With The Following - Forbes
Tue Sep 11 07:32, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Chinese Ministry Eyes Blockchain Tech to Boost Trust in Charity Sector CoinDesk A Chinese government agency in charge of social services is planning to adopt blockchain technology for an upgrade of its current charity tracking system – a move aimed to bring greater visibility into public donations. The country's Ministry of Civil ... and more »
Chinese Ministry Eyes Blockchain Tech to Boost Trust in Charity Sector - CoinDesk
Tue Sep 11 01:56, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Waiting for a Triangle Breakout Ethereum World News (blog) This dampens hopes of an approval in bitcoin ETF applications as the regulator could cite similar concerns. It didn't help that Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin noted that there is no chance that the cryptocurrency and blockchain space will see “1 ... Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Tight Battle Between Bulls and Bears newsBTC Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTCUSD Rebounding Weakly CCN all 10 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Waiting for a Triangle Breakout - Ethereum World News (blog)
Tue Sep 11 03:37, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph India: Former Legislator Remanded in Custody in Connection With Bitcoin Extortion Case Cointelegraph Nalin Kotadiya, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) official and former Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA), has been remanded in custody for ten days in connection with a $1.3 million Bitcoin (BTC) extortion case, the Times of India reported September 10. and more »
India: Former Legislator Remanded in Custody in Connection With Bitcoin Extortion Case - Cointelegraph
Tue Sep 11 03:05, 2018 GMT
Forbes Should Your Company Accept Bitcoin And Other Cryptocurrency Payments? Forbes Should your company accept cryptocurrency ? According to Michael Foster, co-creator of localethereum — a decentralized Ethereum marketplace enabling peer-to-peer exchanges — “crypto enables cheap and borderless near-instantaneous transactions.
Should Your Company Accept Bitcoin And Other Cryptocurrency Payments? - Forbes
Mon Sep 10 20:48, 2018 GMT
Barron's Bitcoin Is Flirting With a New Low for the Year After the SEC Stopped Trading on 2 Funds Barron's The latest decline came after the Securities and Exchange Commission forced trading to halt on two securities linked to bitcoin and ether, the second most valuable cryptocurrency . ... Read more: Blockchain Is Starting to Show Real Promise Amid the Hype ... SEC suspends trading in bitcoin and ethereum -related products over ETF confusion CNBC Bitcoin Markets Volatile After US SEC Suspends Trading in Two Crypto-Based Securities Cointelegraph SEC temporarily ceases trading of obscure Bitcoin and Ethereum securities TNW Fortune  - CCN  - newsBTC  - SEC.gov all 184 news articles »
Bitcoin Is Flirting With a New Low for the Year After the SEC Stopped Trading on 2 Funds - Barron's
Tue Sep 11 01:43, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Canadian Bitcoin Fund Receives Status as Mutual Fund Trust Cointelegraph Canada's “first” and “only” regulated Bitcoin (BTC) fund First Block Capital Inc. has obtained mutual fund trust status, allowing investors to put their fund units in self-directed registered accounts, according to a press release published September ... Bitcoin Mutual Fund Launches in Canada CCN all 9 news articles »
Canadian Bitcoin Fund Receives Status as Mutual Fund Trust - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 10 19:05, 2018 GMT
Investopedia Alibaba and IBM Ranked First When it Comes to Blockchain Patents Investopedia Although blockchain is frequently misunderstood, and despite the fact that many of its applications outside of the cryptocurrency realm remain theoretical, companies of all kinds are rushing to explore what this new technology has to offer. Countless ...
Alibaba and IBM Ranked First When it Comes to Blockchain Patents - Investopedia
Mon Sep 10 20:37, 2018 GMT
Foreign Policy Google Is Handing the Future of the Internet to China Foreign Policy Last week, PEN America sent a detailed letter to Google executives spelling out specific human rights issues and subjects that, per Chinese censorship rules, would be treated repressively and deceptively by any information platform operating in the ...
Google Is Handing the Future of the Internet to China - Foreign Policy
Mon Sep 10 21:38, 2018 GMT
Arizona State University Choke points and censorship : Protecting free flow of information on internet Arizona State University In a $1.4 million National Science Foundation-funded project led by Crandall to measure internet choke points, Forrest is helping policymakers, cybersecurity researchers and free-speech advocates address issues related to internet freedom and security ...
Choke points and censorship: Protecting free flow of information on internet - Arizona State University
Mon Sep 10 21:01, 2018 GMT
Forbes How CMOs In The Blockchain Industry Are Preparing For Big Threats Forbes What are the latest buzzwords these days? Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency . Why? Because blockchain technology is a revolution which is impacting more and more industries, including banks, governments and even the marketing sector. Furthermore, according ...
How CMOs In The Blockchain Industry Are Preparing For Big Threats - Forbes
Mon Sep 10 13:54, 2018 GMT
Barron's Why Blockchain Won't Actually Help to Speed Up Remittances Barron's Cryptocurrency , viewed as a currency, doesn't really help with that process right now. There's no real benefit globally to moving one currency to bitcoin , and then moving bitcoin to a second currency. And in fact, there are huge volatility and ... and more »
Why Blockchain Won't Actually Help to Speed Up Remittances - Barron's
Mon Sep 10 05:00, 2018 GMT
NGOs around the world call on their governments to publicly engage with Saudi Arabia to call for the release of detained writers and activists, and to issue strong recommendations to end restrictions on the right to freedom of expression. The post Saudi Arabia must implement UPR recommendations protecting freedom of expression appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Saudi Arabia must implement UPR recommendations protecting freedom of expression
Mon Sep 10 12:44, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Ethereum Founder Says Days of '1000-Times' Gains in Crypto Are Over Bloomberg Ether, the cryptocurrency that fuels the Ethereum blockchain , has slumped more than 85 percent from its January high after a fresh bout of selling in digital assets over the weekend. The second-largest cryptocurrency lost 11 percent as of 9:10 a.m. New ... Ethereum (ETH) Continues To Underperform, Are ICOs To Blame? Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum Creator Believes Days of 1000x Crypto Growth is Gone Yahoo Finance Vitalik Buterin: Crypto, Blockchain Space Won't See '1000-Times Growth' Again Cointelegraph Moneyweb.co.za  - Live Bitcoin News  - Bloomberg all 47 news articles »
Ethereum Founder Says Days of '1000-Times' Gains in Crypto Are Over - Bloomberg
Mon Sep 10 08:31, 2018 GMT
Art Newspaper Blockchain : Hot stuff or hot air? Art Newspaper Put simply, blockchain , or distributed ledger technology (DLT), was originally developed to record transactions in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin . Transaction information is not stored in one place, but embedded in ... Most make use of the Ethereum ...
Blockchain: Hot stuff or hot air? - Art Newspaper
Mon Sep 10 13:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Winklevoss Brothers Launch Ethereum Token Backed By US Dollars Forbes Called the Gemini Dollar — which launches today — every token issued using the ethereum blockchain will be backed by a U.S. dollar, designed to give it both the stability of the fiat currency, and the speed and borderless nature of a cryptocurrency ... Winklevoss firm rolls out new crypto dollar pegged to US dollar CNBC all 16 news articles »
Winklevoss Brothers Launch Ethereum Token Backed By US Dollars - Forbes
Mon Sep 10 12:30, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin Criticism Answered Seeking Alpha Many powerful people and institutions have come out against Bitcoin ; we discuss this. Some of the detractors are the current Fed Chairman, The Bank for International Settlements, and the Washington Post. I cover why I, as a US citizen have decided to ...
Bitcoin Criticism Answered - Seeking Alpha
Mon Sep 10 11:49, 2018 GMT
CNBC SEC suspends trading in bitcoin and ethereum -related products over ETF confusion CNBC The U.S. securities watchdog has halted trading in two cryptocurrency -related products because of confusion over the nature of the financial products. The securities, Bitcoin Tracker One and Ether Tracker One, were slapped ... Both securities are ... Bitcoin Markets Volatile After US SEC Suspends Trading in Two Crypto-Based Securities Cointelegraph SEC Suspends Exchange-Traded Bitcoin and Ether Investment ... CoinDesk SEC temporarily ceases trading of obscure Bitcoin and Ethereum securities TNW Bloomberg  - Reuters  - Ethereum World News (blog)  - SEC.gov all 83 news articles »
SEC suspends trading in bitcoin and ethereum-related products over ETF confusion - CNBC
Mon Sep 10 13:02, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Citigroup to Let Investors Trade Custodian-Held Cryptocurrency , Sources Claim Cointelegraph Citigroup, which had previously taken a centralized approach to cryptocurrency , will reportedly use a revamped version of the American Depositary Receipts (ADR) – a type of security issued since the 1920s that represents securities of a non-U.S ... Citigroup has created a new, less risky way of investing in crypto — and it may be a game changer for the industry Business Insider Citigroup is making cryptocurrency investments less risky for Wall Street TNW Citigroup plans to trade Bitcoin – report BusinessTech Hacked all 25 news articles »
Citigroup to Let Investors Trade Custodian-Held Cryptocurrency, Sources Claim - Cointelegraph
Mon Sep 10 12:27, 2018 GMT
Forbes Will Bitcoin Reach $96000 By 2023? Forbes " Bitcoin's price can be anywhere in 5 years, from $10,000 to $100,000," stated Joe DiPasquale, CEO of cryptocurrency fund of hedge funds BitBull Capital. "An exact prediction is hard to provide because there are numerous fundamentals that are likely to ...
Will Bitcoin Reach $96000 By 2023? - Forbes
Mon Sep 10 13:00, 2018 GMT
Forbes Visa-Backed Blockchain Firm Embraces Stellar Cryptocurrency Via Merger Forbes The for-profit subsidiary of the Stellar Development Foundation has purchased Chain, a venture backed blockchain startup with some of the biggest names in enterprise adoption among its customers. As part of the all-cash deal for an undisclosed amount, ... Lightyear buys US blockchain start-up Chain; to move business to Stellar Reuters all 3 news articles »
Visa-Backed Blockchain Firm Embraces Stellar Cryptocurrency Via Merger - Forbes
Mon Sep 10 12:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes The Most Promising Emerging Blockchain Technologies And What They Mean For Crypto Prices Forbes ... decentralized and will change the world, experts have said, but that's an exaggeration. If you want to compare bitcoin to the internet, then cryptocurrencies aren't the web but the websites. Ethereum , the technology that powers most ... and more »
The Most Promising Emerging Blockchain Technologies And What They Mean For Crypto Prices - Forbes
Mon Sep 10 11:47, 2018 GMT
The critic's aide said it was "political censorship."
Google removes Putin critic's ads from YouTube prior to vote - CNET
Mon Sep 10 08:16, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Australian State Pilot Puts Driver's Licenses on a Blockchain CoinDesk Australia's New South Wales (NSW) government is turning to blockchain for a state-wide test of its driver license digitization program scheduled for November. In an announcement on Aug. 20, the NSW government said it will conduct the pilot for 140,000 ... ​ Blockchain behind NSW digital driver licence play ZDNet NSW birth certificates, property titles and motor rego headed for the blockchain CIO Australia all 16 news articles »
Australian State Pilot Puts Driver's Licenses on a Blockchain - CoinDesk
Mon Sep 10 04:07, 2018 GMT
Dealing in cryptocurrency is catching on among Silicon Valley jewelers Glossy The company began accepting cryptocurrency payments in 2014, and that portion of the business finally picked up in 2017 as the price of bitcoin “took off like a rocket ship,” said company president Jared Silver. ... Although awareness of blockchain ...
Dealing in cryptocurrency is catching on among Silicon Valley jewelers - Glossy
Mon Sep 10 10:00, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bitcoin Markets Volatile After US SEC Suspends Trading in Two Crypto-Based Securities Cointelegraph US regulators banned trading of XBT Provider's Bitcoin and Ether Tracker One securities Sunday, September 9, briefly sending cryptocurrency markets tumbling. Citing “confusion” among investors, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued ... SEC Suspends Exchange-Traded Bitcoin and Ether Investment Vehicles CoinDesk SEC halts trading in two cryptocurrency products, citing market confusion Reuters SEC suspends trading of Bitcoin Tracker One, Ether Tracker One MarketWatch Ethereum World News (blog)  - Bloomberg  - Bitcoinist  - SEC.gov all 52 news articles »
Bitcoin Markets Volatile After US SEC Suspends Trading in Two Crypto-Based Securities - Cointelegraph
Sun Sep 9 22:55, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk SEC Suspends Exchange-Traded Bitcoin and Ether Investment Vehicles CoinDesk A highly touted investment instrument that sought to appeal to U.S. public markets investors looking for cryptocurrency exposure has just seen a setback. Announced on Sunday, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued an order seeking ... SEC halts trading in two cryptocurrency products, citing market confusion Reuters Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Approaching Triangle Support Ethereum World News (blog) SEC suspends trading of Bitcoin Tracker One, Ether Tracker One MarketWatch Bloomberg  - Bitcoinist  - Yahoo Finance  - SEC.gov all 46 news articles »
SEC Suspends Exchange-Traded Bitcoin and Ether Investment Vehicles - CoinDesk
Mon Sep 10 08:16, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Can Bitcoin Save Argentina? CoinDesk Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk's advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at MIT's Digital Currency Initiative. The following article originally appeared in CoinDesk Weekly, a custom-curated newsletter delivered every ...
Can Bitcoin Save Argentina? - CoinDesk
Mon Sep 10 08:49, 2018 GMT
Fortune Ether Crash Continues as SEC Suspends Trading in 2 Cryptocurrency -Related Securities Fortune ... Exchange Commission temporarily suspended trading in two exchange-traded notes linked to cryptocurrencies and Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin told Bloomberg that the days of explosive growth in the blockchain industry have likely come and gone ... Cryptocurrency wipeout deepens to $640 billion as Ether leads declines Telegraph.co.uk Ether, bitcoin prices tumble as cryptocurrency selloff deepens Livemint Cryptocurrency wipeout deepens to $640 billion MyBroadband Financial Express all 7 news articles »
Ether Crash Continues as SEC Suspends Trading in 2 Cryptocurrency-Related Securities - Fortune
Mon Sep 10 08:18, 2018 GMT
Using fiction and stories to influence society is nothing new, but facts are needed to drive the most powerful campaigns, argues Rachael Jolley The post How fact and fiction come together in the age of unreason appeared first on Index on Censorship .
How fact and fiction come together in the age of unreason
Mon Sep 10 07:51, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Bitcoin Price Surges From $6190 to $6450 in Seconds, What's Next For BTC? Yahoo Finance In seconds, the Bitcoin price has surged from $6,190 to $6,450, by more than 4 percent, after the dominant cryptocurrency remained in the low $6,100 region for more than 24 hours. The sudden increase in the price of Bitcoin on September 9 was not ...
Bitcoin Price Surges From $6190 to $6450 in Seconds, What's Next For BTC? - Yahoo Finance
Sun Sep 9 21:01, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Citigroup has created a new, less risky way of investing in crypto — and it may be a game changer for the industry Business Insider As a result, Citi has held back from earlier efforts to participate in cryptocurrency markets. Unlike firms like Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs, Citi did not immediately clear bitcoin futures trades for its clients and it's kept a lower profile than ... and more »
Citigroup has created a new, less risky way of investing in crypto — and it may be a game changer for the industry - Business Insider
Mon Sep 10 07:46, 2018 GMT
Index on Censorship believes that the UK’s Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill should go back to the drawing board. The post Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill not fit for purpose appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill not fit for purpose
Mon Sep 10 01:54, 2018 GMT
ZDNet ​ Blockchain behind NSW digital driver licence play ZDNet On Monday, launching a blockchain solution designed to underpin the digitisation of government services, Australian data security company Secure Logic revealed its platform had been used to underpin the digital driver licence, enabling the state-wide ... Australian State to Pilot Blockchain in Digital Driver License Scheme Coindesk NSW birth certificates, property titles and motor rego headed for the blockchain CIO Australia NSW digital licence rollout driven by blockchain Computerworld Australia Which-50 (blog) all 10 news articles »
​Blockchain behind NSW digital driver licence play - ZDNet
Mon Sep 10 00:45, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Cryptocurrency wipeout deepens to $640 billion as Ether leads declines Telegraph.co.uk Bitcoin also started the week on the back foot after US regulators suspended trading in two securities linked to cryptocurrencies. The market capitalisation of digital coins has tumbled about $640 billion from its January peak, according to ... Ethereum Creator Believes Days of 1000x Crypto Growth is Gone Yahoo Finance Ethereum Co-Founder: “There Isn't An Opportunity For Another 1000x Growth” Ethereum World News (blog) Vitalik Buterin: Crypto, Blockchain Space Won't See '1000-Times Growth' Again Cointelegraph Livemint  - MyBroadband  - Bloomberg all 20 news articles »
Cryptocurrency wipeout deepens to $640 billion as Ether leads declines - Telegraph.co.uk
Mon Sep 10 04:10, 2018 GMT
South China Morning Post China accepts blockchain verification as evidence in courtroom South China Morning Post Blockchain is a form of distributed ledger that creates an online database where all participants can share and store records of transactions. Aside from its initial applications in cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin , some other popular use cases of this ... and more »
China accepts blockchain verification as evidence in courtroom - South China Morning Post
Sun Sep 9 23:27, 2018 GMT
Reuters SEC halts trading in two cryptocurrency products, citing market confusion Reuters “Application materials submitted to enable the offer and sale of these financial products in the United States, as well as certain trading websites, characterize them as 'Exchange Traded Funds.'” The issuer of Bitcoin Tracker One and Ether Tracker One ... SEC suspends trading of Bitcoin Tracker One, Ether Tracker One MarketWatch SEC Suspends Exchange-Traded Bitcoin and Ether Investment Vehicles CoinDesk Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Approaching Triangle Support Ethereum World News (blog) Bloomberg  - EJ Insight  - The Daily Hodl all 15 news articles »
SEC halts trading in two cryptocurrency products, citing market confusion - Reuters
Sun Sep 9 17:35, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum Co-Founder: “There Isn't An Opportunity For Another 1000x Growth” Ethereum World News (blog) The cryptocurrency has its fair share of contrasting opinions, some optimists believe that this new asset class will sweep across the world in a matter of years, while the pessimists on the other side of the coin hate this newfangled technology with a ... Ethereum Creator Believes Days of 1000x Crypto Growth is Gone Yahoo Finance Vitalik Buterin: Crypto, Blockchain Space Won't See '1000-Times Growth' Again Cointelegraph Explosive Crypto Growth Days Are Over, Ethereum Co-Founder Says CryptoGlobe The Inquisitr  - Bloomberg all 12 news articles »
Ethereum Co-Founder: “There Isn't An Opportunity For Another 1000x Growth” - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 9 19:01, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Price Pares Some Loses, But is The Cat Dead? Bitcoinist The last 24 hours have been somewhat of a rollercoaster ride for Bitcoin price and the entire market. Having plunged with a little over three percent yesterday, the world's largest cryptocurrency marked a quick recovery today. Hodler's Digest, September 2-9: Goldman Sachs Says 'No Thanks' to Crypto Trading Desk, While India Sends Officials ... Cointelegraph all 20 news articles »
Bitcoin Price Pares Some Loses, But is The Cat Dead? - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 9 22:13, 2018 GMT
Coindesk SEC suspends trading of Bitcoin Tracker One, Ether Tracker One MarketWatch The Securities and Exchange Commission announced Sunday suspensions in trading of the securities Bitcoin Tracker One CXBTF, -2.38% and Ether Tracker One CETHF In a statement, the SEC said trading was suspended as of 5:30 p.m. Eastern and will ... US Regulators Suspend Bitcoin and Ether Investment Vehicles Coindesk [Breaking]: SEC Orders Bitcoin Tracker One (CXBTF) and Ether Tracker One (CETHF) Trading Suspension Bitcoin Exchange Guide SEC halts trading in two cryptocurrency products, citing market 'confusion' Reuters all 10 news articles »
SEC suspends trading of Bitcoin Tracker One, Ether Tracker One - MarketWatch
Sun Sep 9 20:38, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Despite Ban, China Keeps Trading Cryptocurrency Thanks to Tether and VPNs, Says Report Cointelegraph Chinese traders are using virtual private networks (VPNs) as a major tool to circumvent the ongoing government crackdown on cryptocurrency trading, local media outlet South China Morning Post (SCMP) reported September 8. According to SCMP ... Chinese Traders are Still Investing in Bitcoin by Exploiting Crypto Ban newsBTC all 11 news articles »
Despite Ban, China Keeps Trading Cryptocurrency Thanks to Tether and VPNs, Says Report - Cointelegraph
Sun Sep 9 20:35, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Ethereum (ETH) Continues To Underperform, Are ICOs To Blame? Ethereum World News (blog) Over the past few months, investors of Ethereum have had to fight off bears at nearly every turn, as the price of the asset recently established a new year-to-date low in a bout of acute selling pressure. However, some fear that the worse is yet to come. Ethereum Falls to $185: What's Causing ETH to Drop Harder Than Other Cryptos? CCN Ethereum Crash: ETH Breaks Down Below $200 on ICO Selling Spree Cryptovest Ethereum Price Falls to $188 Overnight Then Spikes 8.5%: When Bottom? Hacked newsBTC  - UseTheBitcoin (blog)  - CryptoGlobe all 27 news articles »
Ethereum (ETH) Continues To Underperform, Are ICOs To Blame? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 9 16:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist The Google Pay for Bitcoin Wallets: Payment Codes and PayNym Bots Bitcoinist Payment codes keep multiple cryptocurrency wallets in one place and generate a single code for all transactions. While someone who's supposed to send crypto into your account is obviously going to have to know that code, they will know nothing about ...
The Google Pay for Bitcoin Wallets: Payment Codes and PayNym Bots - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 9 18:04, 2018 GMT
Yahoo Finance Ethereum Creator Believes Days of 1000x Crypto Growth is Gone Yahoo Finance According to Vitalik Buterin, the co-creator of Ethereum , the days of 1000x growth as seen in 2017 in the cryptocurrency sector is gone. Speaking to Bloomberg, Buterin emphasized that the awareness of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology has ...
Ethereum Creator Believes Days of 1000x Crypto Growth is Gone - Yahoo Finance
Sun Sep 9 17:23, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Vitalik Buterin: Crypto, Blockchain Space Won't See '1000-Times Growth' Again Cointelegraph There is no chance that the cryptocurrency and blockchain space will see “1,000-times growth” again, Ethereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin stated in an interview with Bloomberg September 8. At an Ethereum and blockchain conference in Hong Kong ... and more »
Vitalik Buterin: Crypto, Blockchain Space Won't See '1000-Times Growth' Again - Cointelegraph
Sun Sep 9 11:00, 2018 GMT
Wall Street Journal Google Case Asks: Can Europe Export Privacy Rules World-Wide? Wall Street Journal Over Google's objections, Canada's highest court last year ordered the internet giant to globally block search results linking to commercial websites associated with a company accused in Canada of stealing trade secrets. A U.S. federal judge later ...
Google Case Asks: Can Europe Export Privacy Rules World-Wide? - Wall Street Journal
Sun Sep 9 14:45, 2018 GMT
Hacked Did a Whale Sink Bitcoin ? Hacked At current values, bitcoin is capitalized at $110.7 billion with daily trade volumes amounting to $4.1 billion. BTC's share of the overall cryptocurrency market is 55.4%. The dominance rate peaked above 56% on Saturday as crypto assets approached new ...
Did a Whale Sink Bitcoin? - Hacked
Sun Sep 9 15:45, 2018 GMT
Forbes Enterprise Blockchain Struggles To Carve Out A Niche Forbes Bitcoin uses the 'proof of work' mechanism which enables the transaction processing nodes (aka 'miners') to battle for a reward – but ends up consuming impractically vast quantities of electricity. In response, enterprise ... As many permissionless ... and more »
Enterprise Blockchain Struggles To Carve Out A Niche - Forbes
Sun Sep 9 13:09, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Why Bitcoin Isn't the 'Swindle of the Century' Bitcoinist Writing for the Entrepreneur, Richard Van Staten, the CEO of a company called “Quantum Solutions,” referred to Bitcoin $6470.93 -0.11% as the “swindle of the century,” and said the cryptocurrency was “BS.” A strong argument could be made that the ...
Why Bitcoin Isn't the 'Swindle of the Century' - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 9 11:52, 2018 GMT
CCN South Africa's Central Bank Wins Award for its Ethereum Payments Blockchain CCN Central Banking, a global central banking forum, has bestowed its FinTech & RegTech Award for Best Distributed Ledger Initiative to South Africa's central bank for its successful Project Khokha, which successfully used an Ethereum blockchain platform ...
South Africa's Central Bank Wins Award for its Ethereum Payments Blockchain - CCN
Sun Sep 9 06:52, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) 3 Possible Short Term Scenarios for Bitcoin (BTC) and the Crypto Markets Ethereum World News (blog) The subtle art of predicting the future of the crypto markets hinges more on news and the reaction to it, than to the highly respected technical analysis of BTC. This can be seen with the recent decline of Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH) and all other ... and more »
3 Possible Short Term Scenarios for Bitcoin (BTC) and the Crypto Markets - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sun Sep 9 10:26, 2018 GMT
Join the Index on Censorship, American Library Association’s Office for Intellectual Freedom and SAGE Publishing for a conversation with authors about writing, activism and speaking out The post Speaking out: Voicing movements in the face of censorship appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Speaking out: Voicing movements in the face of censorship
Sun Sep 9 04:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Cryptocurrency Is Not Conducive for Terrorism, Says Defense Expert to US Congress Bitcoinist If Fanusie's claims are true, then the critics who espouse the cryptocurrency terrorist funding rhetoric are sorely mistaken. In 2017, Jerry Britto, the CEO of Coin Center revealed that according to the Center for a New American Security (CNAS) the use ... and more »
Cryptocurrency Is Not Conducive for Terrorism, Says Defense Expert to US Congress - Bitcoinist
Sun Sep 9 07:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Emerging Markets Create Illusion of Bitcoin as a Global Currency Bitcoinist The cryptocurrency slid below its 100-day moving average — an indicator of momentum that could point to further trouble. Many investors hoped Bitcoin's price would rally as pressure increases on emerging market currencies like the Turkish Lira. CME ... and more »
Emerging Markets Create Illusion of Bitcoin as a Global Currency - Bitcoinist
Sat Sep 8 22:02, 2018 GMT
newsBTC Ethereum Co-Founder: Blockchain Growth Based on Marketing is Hitting a Dead End newsBTC Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin is of the opinion that the cryptocurrency market is unlikely to experience an explosive bullish rally similar to the one seen in late 2017 ever again. The 'gold rush' is in the past and now the average person is ... Crypto Growth Nears Ceiling, Ethereum Co-Founder Buterin Says Bloomberg Ethereum price plummets below $200 level Digital Journal Ether plunges more than bitcoin - CNBC.com CNBC Cointelegraph  - Hacked  - The National all 77 news articles »
Ethereum Co-Founder: Blockchain Growth Based on Marketing is Hitting a Dead End - newsBTC
Sat Sep 8 20:07, 2018 GMT
Anchorage Daily News The bitcoin boom reaches a Canadian ghost town Anchorage Daily News In 1971, an 11th grader named Greg Strebel wrote the introduction to a book about Ocean Falls, the tiny town in the British Columbian hinterlands where he lived. Strebel mentioned the odd fact that many of the town's roads were made of wood, said the ...
The bitcoin boom reaches a Canadian ghost town - Anchorage Daily News
Sun Sep 9 04:04, 2018 GMT
Fortune The Ledger: Goldman's Bitcoin Fake-Out, Elon Musk High on Ethereum , Tezos Gets Gaming Fortune As I was preparing for a flight to Mexico for a reporting trip on Wednesday, the crypto asset markets tanked. The supposed reason: a Business Insider story claiming that Goldman Sachs planned to abandon its rumored pursuit of a cryptocurrency trading desk. and more »
The Ledger: Goldman's Bitcoin Fake-Out, Elon Musk High on Ethereum, Tezos Gets Gaming - Fortune
Sat Sep 8 23:43, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Analysis: “Uncanny” Correlation Between The Long-Term Bitcoin And Gold Charts Ethereum World News (blog) Since Bitcoin's inception a decade ago, many have likened this decentralized digital asset to gold, with some dubbing Satoshi's brainchild as a form of “digital gold.” This connection may be drawn due to the fact that the two individual assets are both ... 'Uncanny': Historic Gold & Bitcoin Price Charts Almost Identical Bitcoinist all 2 news articles »
Analysis: “Uncanny” Correlation Between The Long-Term Bitcoin And Gold Charts - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 8 23:21, 2018 GMT
CNBC Riot BlockChain CEO John O'Rourke is out, interim CEO is named in wake of unrelated SEC charges CNBC The CEO and chairman of Riot BlockChain has resigned in the wake of unrelated charges by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) against him for alleged fraud in connection with other companies. John O'Rourke who has been the ... Riot ... Riot Blockchain names interim CEO after resignation of CEO and chairman MarketWatch all 5 news articles »
Riot BlockChain CEO John O'Rourke is out, interim CEO is named in wake of unrelated SEC charges - CNBC
Sat Sep 8 15:46, 2018 GMT
VentureBeat How IBM will use blockchain as its commerce backbone VentureBeat About four years ago, Jerry Cuomo and other technologists at IBM started to study blockchain , thanks to the phenomenal rise of Bitcoin and later Ethereum as cryptocurrencies based on the decentralized ledger that was both secure and transparent. Now ...
How IBM will use blockchain as its commerce backbone - VentureBeat
Sat Sep 8 17:48, 2018 GMT
CNBC How a new class of startups are using blockchain to tackle some of the Internet's biggest challenges CNBC Adam Simmons, cofounder of Verasity, said his company developed the blockchain platform to weed out bogus news content. Verasity is a content-sharing platform fueled by VERA Tokens, which can be purchased with Bitcoin and Ethereum , and it pays both ...
How a new class of startups are using blockchain to tackle some of the Internet's biggest challenges - CNBC
Sat Sep 8 13:08, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) What Next for Ethereum (ETH)? Ethereum World News (blog) Then the news hit that Goldman Sachs have decided not to proceed with plans for a Bitcoin (BTC) and Crypto trading desk. The entire market tanked. ETH fell in the markets to current levels of $219 as the news about Goldman Sachs have since been ... and more »
What Next for Ethereum (ETH)? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 8 13:08, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Wha Next for Ethereum (ETH)? Ethereum World News (blog) Then the news hit that Goldman Sachs have decided not to proceed with plans for a Bitcoin (BTC) and Crypto trading desk. The entire market tanked. ETH fell in the markets to current levels of $219 as the news about Goldman Sachs have since been ... and more »
Wha Next for Ethereum (ETH)? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 8 10:53, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk The Big Legal Issue Blockchain Developers Rarely Discuss CoinDesk In fact, OSS licenses are used by both of the two major public blockchains, ethereum and bitcoin , as well as many other major blockchain projects, including the HyperLedger programs and R3's Corda. However, OSS licenses are generally quite different ...
The Big Legal Issue Blockchain Developers Rarely Discuss - CoinDesk
Sat Sep 8 08:00, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Crypto Growth Nears Ceiling, Ethereum Co-Founder Buterin Says Bloomberg Ether, the cryptocurrency that fuels the Ethereum blockchain , has slumped more than 80 percent from a January high this year and now trades at less than $250, according to Bitstamp exchange pricing compiled by Bloomberg. Ether is used as “gas” to pay ... Blockchain sector's stratospheric growth at an end, says Ethereum founder The National all 2 news articles »
Crypto Growth Nears Ceiling, Ethereum Co-Founder Buterin Says - Bloomberg
Fri Sep 7 21:51, 2018 GMT
What You Need To Know About CryptoKitties, The Latest Cryptocurrency Fad NPR You buy them with Ethereum , a cryptocurrency . And you can trade them with other users or breed them to make new CryptoKitties. GARCIA: CryptoKitties made headlines earlier this year when one Kitty sold for $140,000 at an art auction. WittyKitty owns ...
What You Need To Know About CryptoKitties, The Latest Cryptocurrency Fad - NPR
Sat Sep 8 05:26, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Bitcoin (BTC) May Be Nearing $6000, But Is A Rebound Inbound? Ethereum World News (blog) As covered by Ethereum World News previously, prices throughout the entirety of the cryptocurrency market saw a sharp decline on Wednesday, with altcoins capitulating in value across the board. At one point, ETH hit a value of $210 and BTC temporarily ... Bitcoin Price Will Bounce Back Despite Recent Slump, Trader Says Bitcoinist all 2 news articles »
Bitcoin (BTC) May Be Nearing $6000, But Is A Rebound Inbound? - Ethereum World News (blog)
Sat Sep 8 01:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist Bitcoin Velocity Drop-Off Shows Usage as 'Reserve Currency' Bitcoinist Bitcoin is “functioning well as a reserve currency” for cryptocurrency investors as its transaction volume looks set to halve in 2018, Placeholder VC partner Chris Burniske said following new analysis released this week. and more »
Bitcoin Velocity Drop-Off Shows Usage as 'Reserve Currency' - Bitcoinist
Sat Sep 8 00:45, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin A Global Currency? That's A Myth Forbes Bitcoin isn't a global currency ready to replace national currencies, including the mighty dollar. That's a myth. At least, that's the message from the recent emerging market currency crisis. The digital currency is crashing in tandem with emerging ...
Bitcoin A Global Currency? That's A Myth - Forbes
Fri Sep 7 18:03, 2018 GMT
Telegraph.co.uk Has the Bitcoin bubble finally burst? Telegraph.co.uk Bitcoin , the world's biggest cryptocurrency by market capitalisation, shed 12.5pc in value over the 24 hour period that started Wednesday. Since then its value hovered around the $6,450 mark. In total, Bitcoin has seen $184bn wiped from its market ... The Next 'Venezuela'? Bitcoin Up Over $8400 in Iran Amid Hyperinflation Bitcoinist all 25 news articles »
Has the Bitcoin bubble finally burst? - Telegraph.co.uk
Fri Sep 7 16:01, 2018 GMT
Boing Boing (blog) Creative Commons: next week's EU vote could cost us the internet Boing Boing (blog) There are European elections coming up fast, and MEPs need to hear that voting to destroy the internet is also a vote to destroy their political careers. No one votes for an MEP because they hope they'll vote in favor of mass internet censorship -- but ...
Creative Commons: next week's EU vote could cost us the internet - Boing Boing (blog)
Fri Sep 7 17:19, 2018 GMT
Forbes After Suffering Sharp Declines, Are Bitcoin Prices Treading Water? Forbes Bitcoin prices experienced some notable losses earlier this week, dropping more than 15% in less than 48 hours. Following these declines, the digital currency has been trading within a reasonably tight range between $6,300 and $6,600, according to the ...
After Suffering Sharp Declines, Are Bitcoin Prices Treading Water? - Forbes
Fri Sep 7 15:38, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Bentley, Bugatti & Rolls-Royce Retailer Announces It's Now Accepting Bitcoin Cointelegraph Luxury automobile retailer Post Oak Motor Cars is reportedly the first Rolls-Royce, Bentley and Bugatti dealership in the U.S. to accept Bitcoin (BTC) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) as payment, according to an official press release published September 5. The ... and more »
Bentley, Bugatti & Rolls-Royce Retailer Announces It's Now Accepting Bitcoin - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 7 12:42, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Goldman CFO calls bitcoin rejection rumor 'fake news' MarketWatch Bitcoin , the world's largest cryptocurrency , has lost more than 15% since Wednesday, tumbling to a two-week low of $6,279.08. In early Friday trading a single bitcoin BTCUSD, +0.14% last changed hands at $6,373.96, down 1.1% since Thursday at 5 p.m. ... Why Bitcoin Dropped by Over 10 Percent, Deleting $40 Billion From Crypto Market, Experts Explain Cointelegraph 'Fake News.' Goldman Sachs Denies Report About Its Cryptocurrency Trading Desk That Sent Bitcoin Plunging Fortune Bitcoin bloodbath: Cryptocurrency plunges 20% in two days CNNMoney TechCrunch  - Bloomberg  - CCN  - Business Insider UK all 186 news articles »
Goldman CFO calls bitcoin rejection rumor 'fake news' - MarketWatch
Fri Sep 7 16:02, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin bulls sent reeling by 'very damaging drop,' says chart watcher MarketWatch A day earlier, technical guru Rob Sluymer of Fundstrat Global Advisors said in a research note that the next one to two weeks were critical for bitcoin chartists, citing the $6,600 to $6,800 level as crucial support, adding that a break of these levels ...
Bitcoin bulls sent reeling by 'very damaging drop,' says chart watcher - MarketWatch
Fri Sep 7 16:15, 2018 GMT
MIT Technology Review Wall Street's embrace could break Bitcoin MIT Technology Review Second, whereas Bitcoin's blockchain is engineered to prevent more than one person from owning a single asset, Wall Street firms routinely use their clients' assets to back their own transactions and trades, for example by using them as collateral in ... and more »
Wall Street's embrace could break Bitcoin - MIT Technology Review
Fri Sep 7 15:34, 2018 GMT
British Airways apologized on Friday after the credit card details of hundreds of thousands of its customers were stolen over a two-week period in the most serious attack on its website and app.
BA apologizes after 380,000 customers hit in cyber attack
Fri Sep 7 15:15, 2018 GMT
Is free speech a way to promote unheard and under-represented voices and perspectives, or is it a tool wielded by extremists and supremacists? The post Black and banned: Who is free speech for? appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Black and banned: Who is free speech for?
Fri Sep 7 11:38, 2018 GMT
Bloomberg Nowhere to Hide In Crypto as Digital Asset Ties Tighten in Slump Bloomberg Correlation between Bitcoin and MVIS CryptoCompare indexes of the 10 biggest and the 100 smaller coins has picked up since the assets made new highs between December and January. Correlation has jumped to 0.7 from lower than 0.1 at the start of the ... and more »
Nowhere to Hide In Crypto as Digital Asset Ties Tighten in Slump - Bloomberg
Fri Sep 7 13:00, 2018 GMT
Entrepreneur Bitcoin : The Swindle of the Century Entrepreneur A quick primer for the uninitiated: Bitcoin is the most well-known and highly regarded of digital assets known as cryptocurrency . It's presented as an alternative to ... Its blockchain -backed anonymity and rocketing valuations have inspired a mass of ... Survey: Nearly 80% of Americans Have Heard of Bitcoin CoinDesk 80% of Americans are Aware of Bitcoin , Study Reveals CCN 48% of millennials would be interested in using cryptocurrency primarily YouGov US cloudfront.net all 25 news articles »
Bitcoin: The Swindle of the Century - Entrepreneur
Fri Sep 7 11:12, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Why Bitcoin Dropped by Over 10 Percent, Deleting $40 Billion From Crypto Market, Experts Explain Cointelegraph Cointelegraph interviewed ThinkMarkets chief market analyst and former Bank of America trader Naeem Aslam, eToro senior market analyst Mati Greenspan, and well recognized cryptocurrency technical analyst Uzi, delving into the recent drop of Bitcoin and ... 'Fake News.' Goldman Sachs Denies Report About Its Cryptocurrency Trading Desk That Sent Bitcoin Plunging Fortune Goldman CFO: the story about us dropping Bitcoin trading was 'fake news' TechCrunch Goldman Sachs CFO calls speculation about bitcoin 'fake news' CNBC U.S. News & World Report  - MarketWatch  - Bloomberg  - Business Insider all 159 news articles »
Why Bitcoin Dropped by Over 10 Percent, Deleting $40 Billion From Crypto Market, Experts Explain - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 7 11:30, 2018 GMT
Forbes Five Ways Blockchain Could Change The World Forbes You've probably heard of blockchain , but do you know what it's used for? Aside from underpinning a new class of digital assets called cryptocurrencies ( Bitcoin , for example), blockchain has many significant implications for how we live, work and play ...
Five Ways Blockchain Could Change The World - Forbes
Thu Sep 6 20:31, 2018 GMT
Forbes Wall Street Won't Save Bitcoin Forbes I was always skeptical that Goldman or any other big bank had near-term plans to launch a cryptocurrency trade desk. Explore it? Heck yes. Why not when crypto was all the rage. But actually start one when there is so much uncertainty surrounding price, ...
Wall Street Won't Save Bitcoin - Forbes
Fri Sep 7 08:46, 2018 GMT
Fortune 'Fake News.' Goldman Sachs Denies Report About Its Cryptocurrency Trading Desk That Sent Bitcoin Plunging Fortune Earlier this week, a report suggested Goldman Sachs was backing away from its plans to open a cryptocurrency trading desk, as it was rumored to have intended to do this summer. The news sparked a bloodbath in the market for Bitcoin and other virtual ... Goldman Sachs CFO calls speculation about bitcoin 'fake news' CNBC Goldman CFO: the story about us dropping Bitcoin trading was 'fake news' TechCrunch Bitcoin sinks to two-week low, down 15% in 24 hours MarketWatch Bloomberg  - U.S. News & World Report  - The Independent  - Business Insider all 122 news articles »
'Fake News.' Goldman Sachs Denies Report About Its Cryptocurrency Trading Desk That Sent Bitcoin Plunging - Fortune
Thu Sep 6 22:15, 2018 GMT
Is A New Trend Commencing In Bitcoin ? Seeking Alpha The Iranian government shall now regard cryptocurrency mining as an Industry so as to mitigate the effect of economic sanctions imposed by the United States. The overall cryptocurrency market is bleeding due to Bitcoin whales emptying their coffers ... and more »
Is A New Trend Commencing In Bitcoin? - Seeking Alpha
Fri Sep 7 10:26, 2018 GMT
The government is aware of a cyber attack affecting British Airways customers and authorities are working to better understand the incident, Prime Minister Theresa May's spokeswoman said on Friday.
UK authorities working to better understand BA cyber attack: PM's spokeswoman
Fri Sep 7 09:21, 2018 GMT
Under increasing pressure from the government and a media environment becoming more and more censored, journalists within Bulgaria are finding themselves in danger The post Violence, corruption and censorship: The realities of being a journalist in Bulgaria appeared first on Index on Censorship .
Violence, corruption and censorship: The realities of being a journalist in Bulgaria
Fri Sep 7 03:36, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph ConsenSys Partners With Online Education Platform to Launch Blockchain Course Cointelegraph The two companies are launching a course entitled “ Blockchain : Foundations And Use Cases.” The course is designed to provide students an introduction to the technology and develop the skills needed to understand how blockchain is changing certain ... and more »
ConsenSys Partners With Online Education Platform to Launch Blockchain Course - Cointelegraph
Fri Sep 7 08:55, 2018 GMT
British Airways was forced to apologize on Friday after the credit card details of hundreds of thousands of its customers were stolen over a two-week period in the worst ever attack on its website and app.
British Airways apologizes after 380,000 customers hit in cyber attack
Fri Sep 7 02:15, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Is Not Dead Forbes As bitcoin and its cryptocurrency peers including ethereum , XRP and others have exploded into the public conscious over the past year the warnings must indeed seem dire. But this is not new. Bitcoin may eventually fail, blockchain could prove to be a ... and more »
Bitcoin Is Not Dead - Forbes
Fri Sep 7 04:00, 2018 GMT
Financial Times Britain's first blockchain -enabled co-working space isn't blockchain -enabled Financial Times Primalbase is a company that raised money through an initial coin offering (ICO) last summer and is now fulfilling its promise to token-holders. That is an unusual thing for us to be writing here on Alphaville, but we are happy to give credit where it ... and more »
Britain's first blockchain-enabled co-working space isn't blockchain-enabled - Financial Times
Thu Sep 6 12:20, 2018 GMT
Business Insider Bitcoin sheds almost $1000 in 24 hours Business Insider The sharp sell-off that gripped cryptocurrency markets on Wednesday has extended into a second day, with major digital assets across the spectrum continuing to fall during trading on Thursday. Wednesday's initial move seemed to have no real ... The ... Cryptocurrencies collapse after report Goldman is rolling back trading desk plans CNBC Cryptocurrencies Fall Off Another Cliff Bloomberg Bitcoin Bloodbath: News From Goldman Sachs Is Behind Today's Plunging Cryptocurrency Prices Fortune TheStreet.com  - Forbes  - The Independent  - Business Insider all 380 news articles »
Bitcoin sheds almost $1000 in 24 hours - Business Insider
Thu Sep 6 20:29, 2018 GMT
Forbes Bitcoin Could Be Boosted By A New Potential ETF Forbes Bitcoin , as well as other major cryptocurrencies, could be in line for a boost after reports bitcoin wallet provider and cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is weighing whether to develop a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) in partnership with the world ... Trump's New SEC Commissioner Means Bitcoin ETF 'Will' Happen Bitcoinist Coinbase is Reportedly Exploring a Bitcoin ETF, Taps BlackRock for Expertise newsBTC Coinbase is exploring a crypto ETF, and it has sought help from $6 trillion Wall Street giant BlackRock Business Insider all 29 news articles »
Bitcoin Could Be Boosted By A New Potential ETF - Forbes
Fri Sep 7 00:00, 2018 GMT
Bitcoinist 72% of Consumers Plan to Buy More Cryptocurrency , New Survey Finds Bitcoinist ... Bitcoin price $6971.72 -0.13% fell by over 5 percent on September 5. Even so, retail investors are keeping their faith in the crypto industry, as shown by the results of a September 5th SharePost survey entitled Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Survey ... and more »
72% of Consumers Plan to Buy More Cryptocurrency, New Survey Finds - Bitcoinist
Thu Sep 6 16:42, 2018 GMT
Forbes This Is What Happened When Security Researchers Placed A CNI-Based Honeypot On The Dark Web Forbes This November, the US will test the ability of the nation's power grid to bounce back from a simultaneous cyber -attack on electric, oil and natural gas infrastructure. It comes after numerous attacks on critical infrastructure, such as the hack into ...
This Is What Happened When Security Researchers Placed A CNI-Based Honeypot On The Dark Web - Forbes
Thu Sep 6 23:19, 2018 GMT
CNBC Facebook's blockchain team is looking for a lead dealmaker CNBC Five months earlier, Marcus had joined the board of Coinbase, the leading cryptocurrency exchange, but last month he stepped off the board, in part to avoid the "appearance of conflict," a Facebook spokesperson said at the time. Facebook hasn't said ... and more »
Facebook's blockchain team is looking for a lead dealmaker - CNBC
Thu Sep 6 13:40, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Iran's Recognition of Crypto Mining Prompts Local Bitcoin Price Spike CoinDesk The Iranian government has recognized cryptocurrency mining as a lawful activity as part of its effort to introduce a national cryptocurrency – a move that saw bitcoin's price briefly spike to record levels on local exchanges. According to news agency ... Iran Legitimizes Crypto Mining Industry, Bitcoin Price Spikes to $24000 Locally CCN Iran Recognizes Cryptocurrency Mining as Industry Bitcoinist Bitcoin Hits $24000 In Iran After Government Okays Mining Bitcoin News (press release) TNW  - ibena all 42 news articles »
Iran's Recognition of Crypto Mining Prompts Local Bitcoin Price Spike - CoinDesk
Thu Sep 6 18:37, 2018 GMT
Washington Post US charges North Korean operative in conspiracy to hack Sony Pictures, banks Washington Post Park Jin Hyok, officials said, is accused of being part of a conspiracy to hack on behalf of North Korea's Reconnaissance General Bureau (RGB), the military intelligence agency that controls most of the country's cyber -capabilities. [Read the criminal ... Alleged North Korean Spy Charged For 2014 Sony Pictures Hack And WannaCry Rampage Forbes North Korean programmer charged in Sony hack , WannaCry attack PBS NewsHour all 647 news articles »
US charges North Korean operative in conspiracy to hack Sony Pictures, banks - Washington Post
Thu Sep 6 22:43, 2018 GMT
Forbes Is Now A Good Time To Buy Bitcoin ? Forbes "There are lofty expectations around Bitcoin's price rising in the future, especially as adoption grows," noted Joe DiPasquale, CEO of cryptocurrency fund of hedge funds BitBull Capital. Charles Hayter, cofounder and CEO of digital currency data ...
Is Now A Good Time To Buy Bitcoin? - Forbes
Thu Sep 6 19:36, 2018 GMT
Bitcoin sinks to two-week low, down 15% in 24 hours MarketWatch Digital-currency prices traded decidedly lower for a second day in a row as the fallout from the report that Goldman Sachs has put the brakes on plans to launch a cryptotrading desk persists. The price of a single bitcoin , the world's largest digital ...
Bitcoin sinks to two-week low, down 15% in 24 hours - MarketWatch
Thu Sep 6 21:36, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Uzbekistan Creates State Blockchain Development Fund Cointelegraph The fund's aim is to integrate blockchain into various government projects including healthcare, education, and cultural areas. The organization will also be responsible for international investment in the Uzbek digital economy. The Digital Trust will ... and more »
Uzbekistan Creates State Blockchain Development Fund - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 6 19:22, 2018 GMT
Forbes Alleged North Korean Spy Charged For 2014 Sony Pictures Hack And WannaCry Rampage Forbes Four years may seem like a long time to build a case, but it's important to remember a familiar refrain of cyber security professionals: attribution is hard. It can be incredibly difficult to connect malicious activity that occurs on a computer on one ... US charges North Korean operative in conspiracy to hack Sony Pictures, banks Washington Post North Korean programmer charged in Sony hack , WannaCry attack PBS NewsHour all 639 news articles »
Alleged North Korean Spy Charged For 2014 Sony Pictures Hack And WannaCry Rampage - Forbes
Thu Sep 6 20:47, 2018 GMT
Visual Capitalist (blog) Infographic: How the Blockchain is Powering Our Future Visual Capitalist (blog) The future is bright, and it's going to be driven by the blockchain . Blockchain technology is already turning the financial industry upside down through its disruptive applications, but finance is only the tip of the iceberg. The blockchain's true ...
Infographic: How the Blockchain is Powering Our Future - Visual Capitalist (blog)
Thu Sep 6 17:49, 2018 GMT
CNBC Bitcoin slumps back toward $6K, but trader says the cryptocurrency will bounce back CNBC Bitcoin slumps back toward $6K, but trader says the cryptocurrency will bounce back. 14 Hours Ago. Bitcoin futures plunge. Trading bitcoin futures now, with CNBC's Dominic Chu and the Futures Now traders, Jim Iuorio and Brian Stutland, both at the CME.
Bitcoin slumps back toward $6K, but trader says the cryptocurrency will bounce back - CNBC
Thu Sep 6 12:32, 2018 GMT
Express.co.uk Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC suffers a sharp drop, losing $800 - is bitcoin crashing? Express.co.uk During the programme, Google will support Yield Coin in increasing user growth and website traffic to its global social networking platform for the cryptocurrency trading community Yield Owl. The educational platform brings together traders and ... Cryptocurrency ATMs Set to Multiply in Greece Bitcoinist all 9 news articles »
Bitcoin price LIVE: BTC suffers a sharp drop, losing $800 - is bitcoin crashing? - Express.co.uk
Thu Sep 6 17:34, 2018 GMT
Ethereum World News (blog) Analysts: A Bitcoin (BTC) Breakout Could Be Happening In November Ethereum World News (blog) However, there's a still some debate within the crypto community about whether Bitcoin really needs an ETF approval to succeed. So far, the cryptocurrency has survived and weathered storms for a whole decade since its inception back in 2009. This puts ... and more »
Analysts: A Bitcoin (BTC) Breakout Could Be Happening In November - Ethereum World News (blog)
Thu Sep 6 18:40, 2018 GMT
CNBC Ether plunges more than bitcoin , frustrating investors who believed it was the better alternative CNBC Ether is the name of the cryptocurrency but it's closely associated to the popular Ethereum blockchain . Unlike bitcoin , which gives access to a global financial network, ether gives you access to a computer network. Its use has been compared to ... Bitcoin bloodbath -- cryptocurrency plunges 20% in two days CNNMoney Cryptocurrencies Fall Off Another Cliff Bloomberg Bitcoin sheds almost $1000 in 24 hours Business Insider MarketWatch  - TheStreet.com  - Fortune  - Business Insider all 431 news articles »
Ether plunges more than bitcoin, frustrating investors who believed it was the better alternative - CNBC
Thu Sep 6 13:14, 2018 GMT
TNW Cryptocurrency bulls push Bitcoin price beyond $26000 (in Iran) TNW News of Iran's government legalizing cryptocurrency mining has caused an impromptu Bitcoin bull market. Iranians have clamored to trade fiat for cryptocurrency , pushing the price of Bitcoin BTC to over $26,000 on a local exchange overnight. Thanks to ... and more »
Cryptocurrency bulls push Bitcoin price beyond $26000 (in Iran) - TNW
Thu Sep 6 13:40, 2018 GMT
CoinDesk Grayscale Launches Investment Trust for Zen Cryptocurrency CoinDesk Grayscale Launches Investment Trust for Zen Cryptocurrency . NEWS. Nikhilesh De. Sep 6, 2018 at 13:30 UTC ... meaning it only contains the one cryptocurrency . It is the latest single-asset investment trust launched by Grayscale, joining bitcoin , bitcoin ... and more »
Grayscale Launches Investment Trust for Zen Cryptocurrency - CoinDesk
Thu Sep 6 13:19, 2018 GMT
Fortune Grayscale Makes $6.3 Million Bet on Cryptocurrency Zen Fortune Grayscale Investments, the company behind the Bitcoin Investment Trust, is creating a new fund whose sole focus is on Horizen, a little known platform that hosts a currency called Zen. The investment is notable because some large institutions rely on ... Grayscale Launches Investment Trust for Zen Cryptocurrency CoinDesk all 12 news articles »
Grayscale Makes $6.3 Million Bet on Cryptocurrency Zen - Fortune
Thu Sep 6 14:00, 2018 GMT
Cointelegraph Linux Foundation Launches New Hyperledger Blockchain Training Course Cointelegraph As Cointelegraph has just reported, fresh data continues to indicate that the blockchain job industry is enjoying a sustained uptrend, particularly in Asia. Interest in blockchain and roles appears to have been more consistent among job-seekers than ... and more »
Linux Foundation Launches New Hyperledger Blockchain Training Course - Cointelegraph
Thu Sep 6 18:44, 2018 GMT
The man has allegedly been behind massive cyberattacks for the last four years.
Justice Department charges North Korean over WannaCry, Sony hack - CNET
Thu Sep 6 18:08, 2018 GMT
The U.S. government on Thursday charged and sanctioned a North Korean man in the 2017 global WannaCry ransomware cyberattack and the 2014 cyberassault on Sony Corp , U.S. officials said.
U.S. charges North Korean hacker in Sony, WannaCry cyberattacks

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