The US Copyright Office caught wind of the recent events related to the Bitcoins Whitepaper Registration. Some media sources went as far as calling him [...]The post Criag Wright Officially ‘Not Recognized’ as Satoshi; Sues Challenger on Twitter appeared first on Coingape.
Ripple price struggled to break the $0.4080 and $0.4085 resistance levels against the US dollar. The price declined recently and traded below the $0.4000, $0.3950 and $0.3840 support levels. This week’s followed bullish trend line was breached with support near $0.3960 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair...The post Ripple (XRP) Price Testing Key Support: More Range Moves Likely appeared first on NewsBTC.
A new petition on Change.org aims to stop Craig Wright from laying claims to any authorship of the Bitcoin white paper or the Bitcoin code. Wright, who says he created Bitcoin under the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto, recently filed two separate applications with the U.S. Copyright Office for authorship of the seminal Bitcoin paper entitled, “Bitcoin: […]The post Crypto Outcry – New Change.org Petition Aims to Stop Bitcoin ‘Creator’ Craig Wright appeared first on The Daily Hodl.
Bitcoin Despite the fact that Bitcoin (BTC) has just shed $300 in under a few hours, breaking under the $7,800 support level yet again, many are still bullish on the cryptocurrency. The fact of the...The post Traders Eye $10,000 As Bitcoin (BTC) Steadies Around $7,900 appeared first on Ethereum World News.
ETH price failed to move above the $265 resistance area and recently declined against the US Dollar. The price traded below the $258 and $252 support levels to start a short term bearish wave. This week’s important bullish trend line was breached with support at $256 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via...The post Ethereum (ETH) Price Could Weaken In Short Term But Remains Supported appeared first on NewsBTC.
The court order only required the exchange and Tether produce documents and information related to whether there is personal jurisdiction over the two companies in New York state, but staying other aspects of the document demands.
Johnny Carson was the undisputed king of late-night TV, and “The Tonight Show” was one of my all-time favorites. I seldom missed his monologue, punctuated by Ed McMahon’s belly laughs. But I also loved the electric lineup of guests, such as The Great Kreskin, Marlin Perkins, George Burns and astrophysicist Carl Sagan. Carson infamously said […]The post These Billion-Dollar Companies Are Betting Big on Blockchain appeared first on The Daily Hodl.
Tom Lee, the head of Fundstrat Global Advisors and a Wall Street strategist well-known for being a bitcoin bull, is set to speak at CryptoCompare’s Digital Asset Summit in June of this year, joining numerous other speakers.
Prominent Bitcoin advocates such as Andreas Antonopoulos often conduct online Q&A sessions to debunk some of the misconceptions floating around about the cryptocurrency market. In a recent video on YouTube, Antonopoulos shared his views on the factors affecting crypto-adoption. While answering one of the questions, Antonopoulos mentioned that the reason why people are scared to invest in cryptocurrency is […]The post Bitcoin [BTC]: People’s fears about crypto are based on misunderstanding of underlying technology, claims Andreas Antonopoulos appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Bitcoin Technicals Hint At Impending Pullback At last, upward momentum for Bitcoin (BTC) has finally begun to slow. During this bout of non-action, analysts across the board have been doing their best to determine what’s...The post Bitcoin Stuck In $7,000s: Analysts Claim BTC Could Collapse To The $5,000s appeared first on Ethereum World News.
Bitcoin price has recently found the bottom of its bear cycle, and has since shown a strong reversal back into a bull market that has taken many by surprise as to how much the price of the first ever cryptocurrency has risen in such a short time following what will go down in history books...The post Log Scale Monthly Bitcoin Price Chart Suggests Bear Market Was an Uptrend Pullback appeared first on NewsBTC.
After the prices’ roller coaster ride last week, Bitcoin [BTC] recorded its highest search volume on Google over the past year. The king coin was priced at $7,827.95 with a market cap of $130 billion, at press time. The 24-hour trade volume came up to be $24.6 billion, out of which BitMEX contributed 10.76% via […]The post Bitcoin [BTC] and Litecoin [LTC] Price Analysis: BTC and LTC ride the bull wave despite correction concerns appeared first on AMBCrypto.
The aggregated crypto markets have been firmly locked in an upwards trend over the past several weeks, mainly due to Bitcoin’s series of surges that brought it from recent lows of roughly $4,000 to highs of $8,400. This surge has allowed other cryptocurrencies, including Ethereum (ETH), to also put some distance between their current prices...The post Ethereum: After Forming a Golden Cross, ETH May Be Ready to Surge Towards $300 appeared first on NewsBTC.
By CCN: Bitcoin has been booming lately, but Circle, the parent company of crypto exchange Poloniex, announced yesterday afternoon that about 30 employees are leaving as part of “organizational changes.” Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire cited an increasingly burdensome regulatory environment in the United States as part of the impetus for the move. Today we made organizational changes at Circle and eliminated approximately 30 positions, which is about 10% of our employees. We made these changes in response to new market conditions, most importantly, an increasingly restrictive regulatory climate in the United States. — Jeremy Allaire (@jerallaire) May 21, 2019 Circle: The post Jeremy Allaire’s Circle Lays Off 10% of Staff amid Prickly US Regulation appeared first on CCN
Video game developer Pixowl, the developer of games such as Garfield: Survival of the Fattest and Goosebumps HorrorTown, announced it closed a $2.5 million USD investment round for the upcoming blockchain-based iteration of its popular game, The Sandbox. The franchise already has over one million daily active uses (mostly in South Korea), and this expansion […]The post Pixowl Secures $2.5 Million Investment For Blockchain-based Sandbox Game appeared first on Crypto Briefing.
Bitcoin Pizza Day refers to the day when Florida’s Laszlo Hanyecz paid a sum of 10,000 BTCs, instead of fiat currency, for two Papa John’s pizzas. The day is remembered not for the transaction, but for the price he paid for the two pizzas. If you look at the price of Bitcoin today, the BTC […]The post Tron, Binance and Huobi celebrate Bitcoin Pizza Day appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Ten prominent fintech experts shared their bitcoin price predictions and all agreed that BTC would close 2019 above $9,500, according to Finder.com. Experts Expect a Bull Market The US-based comparison website surveyed 10 fintech leaders on their thoughts and projections on 13 cryptocurrencies (including the top-10 by market capitalization) and the participants included executives from BitBull Capital, Arca, and Blocktoken. The participants were most optimistic about EOS, Binance Coin and Tron as each was forecastRead MoreThe post 10 Fintech Leaders Predict Bitcoin to End 2019 Above $9,500 appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
By CCN: Binance users experienced extreme lag this morning, specifically with trade settlement and balance syncing. CEO Changpeng Zhao confirmed the issue on Twitter and promised the crypto exchange was working on it. Bitcoin Traders Scream Bloody Murder as Binance Succumbs to Lag Consequently, several crypto traders got stuck in trades they would otherwise have canceled, which meant unintended losses. This just cost me 2k!!! Wtf man! Are u reimbursing this is not cool at all! — Wizard of Crypto😎 (@Chad158) May 22, 2019 At least five users reported losses in the thousands of dollars. One person said they lost The post Binance Suffers Crippling Lag, Angry Crypto Traders Lose Thousands appeared first on CCN
The recently-created Square Crypto – the digital currency division of financial services firm Square – has just announced that it is poised to make its first hire. However, despite the seeming inclusiveness of the name Square Crypto, the project seems very much focused on the original decentralised digital asset, Bitcoin. There is a growing body...The post Dorsey’s Square Crypto Seems Less About Crypto and All About Bitcoin appeared first on NewsBTC.
The crypto-ecosystem is often laced with unpredictability and risk, with the market indulging in wild price swings. Bitcoin, to the joy of small-term investors, has improved its valuation by almost 125 percent in 2019, at press time. It’s valuation peaked at 131 percent a few days previously. According to blockchain.com, over the last 30 days, […]The post Bitcoin [BTC] fails to witness improved transaction rates despite surging by 32% over 30 days appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Despite facing some levels of volatility over the past week, Bitcoin has now been able to find some stability and is hovering right below the $8,000 level. It is important to note that BTC does face some levels of resistance in the lower-$8,000 region, as it has tried, and failed, on multiple occasions to climb...The post Analyst: Despite Bitcoin’s Current Stability, a 30% Pullback Could be Imminent appeared first on NewsBTC.
By CCN: Nine years ago today, Laszlo Hanyecz, an early adopter of Bitcoin, offered 10,000 BTC for two pizzas. He was taken up on that offer and recently told Bitcoin Magazine that he spent as much as 100,000 BTC on pizza that same year. 5 Million Pizzas for the Price of Two A single Bitcoin would buy you a year’s supply of pizza today, depending on where you buy it. For a standard $30 pizza order today, you’ll only shell out around 0.0038 BTC. Effectively, Hanyecz could have purchased over 5 million pizzas if he had waited. He’s been in The post It’s Bitcoin Pizza Day: Here’s How You Can Buy a Pie with Crypto appeared first on CCN
As the world tries to implement new use cases within the cryptoverse, testnets have gained the attention of enthusiasts since they help in understanding the implementation issues faced during real-time deployments. Charles Hoskinson took it upon himself to clear out some of the related confusions, as he hosted a livestream. Hoskinson stated that self node setup […]The post Cardano’s Charles Hoskinson confirms ‘blockchain in a box’ approach for Testnets’ assessments appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Circle acquired Poloniex, one of the largest US-based crypto exchanges, in February 2018: and since then the exchange has taken a Friday 13th approach to delisting projects. In fact, the list of -ex’s is getting longer with almost every passing month. The latest victims of the Poloniex delisting bloodbath (albeit only for US customers) were slashed […]The post Poloniex Is On A Delisting Spree: Who’s Next On The Chopping Block? appeared first on Crypto Briefing.
Ethereum 2.0 Ready To Roll Ethereum (ETH) isn’t exactly known for its scalability, despite the fact that it is the second most valuable cryptocurrency in circulation. In fact, during late-2017’s crypto boom, the blockchain was...The post Ethereum (ETH) 2.0 Breakthroughs Have Been In Place For One Year: Vitalik appeared first on Ethereum World News.
By CCN: Now that the bitcoin price is holding at the $8,000 level, investors are anxiously awaiting what comes next. Bitcoin’s value has expanded by 50% over the last 30 days, but the bulls are currently taking a breather and momentum appears to have stalled. Crypto fund manager Brian Kelly on CNBC provided some anecdotal evidence that the bitcoin price is only getting started, not the least of which is that miners are reportedly hoarding bitcoin rather than directing it toward total circulation, which is helping to fuel gains in the BTC price. Kelly explains that he has had discussions The post Crypto Bull Brian Kelly: Bitcoin Miners are Hoarding, Demand Is Rising appeared first on CCN
A former World Bank economist and partner at Lucid Investment Strategies is making the case for Bitcoin’s possible return to $1,000. In August of last year, Leah Wald dropped a post saying the firm’s Hyperwave theory, which analyzes boom-bust cycles to identify four distinct moves up and three steps down, signaled a potential Bitcoin drop down […]The post Crypto Economist Says Bitcoin Price Not Safe Yet, Crash to $1K Possible – BTC, XRP, Ethereum, Litecoin, Stellar, Cardano, Tron, EOS, Binance Coin Forecasts appeared first on The Daily Hodl.
South America has become a huge haven for cryptocurrency. Unfortunately, being a haven for digital currency activity can have a bit of a downside. Crypto Crime Is Still Prominent Recently, a massive cryptocurrency crime cartel in Brazil was shut down by officials after leaders conned over 50,000 people out of more than $200 million. Investors...The post Brazil-Based Crypto Crime Ring Is Dismantled appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
A new browser extension has just been launched that hopes to make it easier for people to start thinking in Bitcoin prices when they do their online shopping. The aptly titled “Get Used to Bitcoin” automatically converts prices at some of the planet’s biggest internet retailers and elsewhere to Bitcoin and displays a price in...The post New Browser Extension Hopes to Make it Easy to Get Used to Using Bitcoin in Retail appeared first on NewsBTC.
In a recent report, the Beijing News analyzed a case which involved more than 100 people who were scammed out of 7,000 BTC. Wei Xiao, a council member at the Bank of China Law Research Association, stated that owning bitcoin in China is legal. Although the legal consequences of over-the-counter trading remain uncertain, Xiao suggested […]The post Owning Bitcoin is (and has been) legal in China appeared first on CryptoSlate.
Proponents in the cryptocurrency space have made it a point to push for the mainstream adoption of digital assets. One such proponent is Bitcoin.com’s Chief Executive Officer Roger Ver. In a recent podcast, Ver touched upon the reasons why Bitcoin Cash [BCH] was better than the current version of Bitcoin [BTC], while at the same […]The post Bitcoin Cash’s [BCH] Roger Ver: Kudos to those who hijacked original BTC and made it expensive, complicated appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Leading figures at Ontology (ONT) are seriously contemplating a future outside of the NEO ecosystem. Erick Pinos, Ontology’s U.S. Ecosystem Partner, told Crypto Briefing that the project, although currently committed to using NEO technology, has begun laying the foundations for integrations elsewhere. “We’re preparing on a technical level to integrate with them [blockchain platforms]”, Pinos said. […]The post Sorry, NEO: Ontology Starts Seeing Other Blockchains appeared first on Crypto Briefing.
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By CCN: Japan’s financial regulators are considering enacting new rules aimed at bitcoin exchanges as it steps up anti-money laundering countermeasures. This issue will also be raised at the forthcoming G20 Summit, which takes place in Osaka on June 28 and 29. Specifically, the Financial Services Agency (FSA) is targeting crypto exchanges that don’t adequately confirm their clients’ identities or offer anonymous transactions, the Nikkei Asian Review reported. Japan has recently been roiled by money-laundering and hacking scandals, in tandem with the rise of the crypto industry. To address this, the FSA will conduct a thorough inspection of Japan’s anti-money The post Japan Targets Bitcoin Exchanges for Money Laundering as G20 Looms appeared first on CCN
Brian Kelly, CEO of digital currency investment firm BKCM LLC and regular pundit on cryptocurrency, appeared on CNBC to explain Bitcoin’s current run to $8000 and how he imagines the price could rise even further....The post Brian Kelly Talks Bitcoin (BTC) ‘Halvening,’ Gives Portfolio Recommendation appeared first on Ethereum World News.
Today marks the nine-year anniversary of the first ever reported transaction using Bitcoin to make a purchase. A Florida-based, early crypto supporter spent 10,000 BTC on two pizzas, making history through a mundane meal purchase. Since then Bitcoin price has grown exponentially and the asset has become a widely recognized name in the financial technology...The post Crypto Industry Celebrates Annual Bitcoin Pizza Day appeared first on NewsBTC.
Binance Coin (BNB) continues to reach back to back 2019 all-time highs and its success has some analysts wondering if it will outperform Bitcoin over the long-term. Market Overview On Tuesday Binance Coin (BNB) [coin_rice coin=binance-coin] notched a new all-time high of $32.43 as its market capitalization leaped over $4 billion. The 7th largest cryptocurrency by market cap has surged 16.46% over the past 48 hours, 36% over the past week, and 502% in 2019.Read MoreThe post Binance Coin Continues to Shine as Bitcoin Seeks Direction appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
Japan’s financial regulator, the Financial Services Agency (FSA), is reportedly planning to closely monitor cryptocurrency transactions due to heightened concerns regarding their use in financing illicit activities.
The NEM (XEM) community has been too generous with development funding, according to leaders of its new investment arm. One of the General Partners of NEM Ventures says that many projects which reached the final stage of the old funding process would not have made it over the first hurdle under the new regime. Dave […]The post NEM Ventures To Improve Quality With Higher Funding Requirements appeared first on Crypto Briefing.
The economic atmosphere in the United States has changed drastically over the last six months. Ahead of last year’s close, the stock market tanked, consumer spending experienced a sharp decline, and prominent economists predicted that a recession was around the corner. And now, in May, the US economy is working smoothly and steadily without any...The post Here’s Why Gold Bull Peter Schiff is Blessing in Disguise for Bitcoin appeared first on NewsBTC.