Crypto News

  • Russia’s Largest Darknet Market Is Hawking an ICO to Fund Global Expansion
    CoinDesk - 3 hours ago
    Here’s one token sale that’s almost certainly illegal, and not just under securities laws.
  • Hybrid AI Firm Cindicator Launches Crypto Fund Based on Hybrid Intelligence
    Cointelegraph.com News - 3 hours ago
    Hybrid intelligence firm Cindicator announced the launch of Cindicator Capital, a crypto hedge fund based on hybrid Intelligence data as well as quantitative research. Hybrid intelligence firm Cindicator is launching Cindicator Capital, a crypto hedge fund based on hybrid intelligence and quantitative research.In a press release on Dec. 11, the…
  • Shopin Founder Pleads Guilty to Orchestrating Fraudulent $42 Million ICO
    Cointelegraph.com News - 4 hours ago
    Shopin founder and former CEO Eran Eyal pleads guilty to felony charges for running a fraudulent initial coin offering that raised more than $42 million. The New York Attorney General (NYAG) Letitia James announced the conviction of Shopin founder Eran Eyal for orchestrating a fraudulent initial coin offering (ICO) following…
  • BlockFi to Offer First Interest-Bearing Crypto Accounts in Washington State
    Cointelegraph.com News - 4 hours ago
    Cryptocurrency lending firm BlockFi announced that it obtained a money transmission license in the United States member state of Washington. Cryptocurrency lending firm BlockFi announced in an email that it obtained a money transmission license (MTL) in the state of Washington in the United States.The firm explained that the license…
  • PODCAST: Introducing ’The Breakdown’ With Nathaniel Whittemore
    CoinDesk - 5 hours ago
    In the debut episode, Nathaniel discusses recent regulatory action, DeFi project on bitcoin, and a new social media protocol initiative from Twitter.
  • Can IEO Cryptos Recover After MATIC’s Mysterious 70% Plunge?
    Cointelegraph.com News - 5 hours ago
    MATIC crashed on Dec. 10 while seeing its other IEO token counterparts face similar fates as a bearish picture emerges on their price charts. One of Binance’s initial exchange offering (IEO) tokens, Matic Network (MATIC), dropped almost 70% on Dec. 10. Meanwhile, other IEOs such as Celer Network (CELR) and…
  • Crypto Custody Firm Trustology Cuts Staff as Banks Delay on Digital Assets
    CoinDesk - 6 hours ago
    Digital asset custody firm Trustology has cut seven of its 18 staffers as the big banks it courted are taking longer than expected to jump into crypto.
  • Mining Report Shows 65% of Bitcoin’s Hashpower Stems From China
    Bitcoin News - 6 hours ago
    As the end of 2019 approaches, Coinshares Research has published its bi-annual mining report that contains informative research and observations about the bitcoin mining industry. Since Coinshare’s last report published in June, BTC’s hashrate grew by 50 exahash per second (EH/s) and the firm believes a decent portion of the…
  • Max Keiser: Bitcoin's First Function Is to Clean Up the Mess Left by Fiat
    Cointelegraph.com News - 6 hours ago
    Max Keiser calls Bitcoin “resistance money” while promoting cryptocurrency’s role in Latin America during a talk in Uruguay. International journalist and media defender of Bitcoin Max Keiser gave a presentation at Labitconf in Montevideo, Uruguay, in which he explained the impact that cryptocurrencies generate in the global scenario and particularly…
  • Mining Giant Glencore to Trace Cobalt Using ‘Responsible Sourcing’ Blockchain Consortium
    CoinDesk - 6 hours ago
    Glencore, one of the world’s largest cobalt producers, will use a Hyperledger Fabric blockchain to responsibly source its supply chain.
  • Crypto Exchange Coinbase Pro Is Adding Support For Orchid Trading
    Cointelegraph.com News - 6 hours ago
    Professional trading platform Coinbase Pro is adding support for Orchid and will start accepting OXT deposits on Friday, Dec. 13. Major American cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is adding support for Orchid (OXT) on its professional trading platform Coinbase Pro.According to a blog post published by Coinbase on Dec. 12, Coinbase Pro…
  • 2020 Predictions: Bitcoin (BTC) will Soar to $27,000, Tezos and ETC to the Top 10, Craig Wright to end up in Jail
    Coingape - 7 hours ago
    Su Zhu, the CEO of Three Arrows Capital, the Singapore-based fund manager that focuses on superior risk-adjusted returns, may be one of the few last […] The post 2020 Predictions: Bitcoin (BTC) will Soar to $27,000, Tezos and ETC to the Top 10, Craig Wright to end up in Jail…
  • Kraken Job Ad Hints at Plan to Build Special-Purpose Wyoming Bank
    CoinDesk - 7 hours ago
    The cryptocurrency exchange has opened up a position for someone to oversee operations for the firm’s future Wyoming SPDI bank charter.
  • Development Group: Southeast Asian Consumers Too Bullish on Crypto?
    CoinDesk - 7 hours ago
    Many southeast Asians consumers are interested in establishing or increasing their crypto investments, according to the OECD, but also admit to not really understanding them.
  • Decentralizing the Web Is More Necessary Than Ever
    CoinDesk - 7 hours ago
    Galen Wolfe-Pauly says the bear market gives developers time and space to do what they do best.
  • Franklin Templeton Closes Funding Round For Blockchain-Based Social Impact Platform
    Cointelegraph.com News - 7 hours ago
    Global blockchain-based marketplace Proof of Impact closed its first funding round led by American asset management giant Franklin Templeton. Proof of Impact, a blockchain-based, global marketplace for natural and social capital has closed a funding round led by American asset management firm Franklin Templeton Investments.On Dec. 12, Proof of Impact…
  • ECB President: ‘We Better Be Ahead of Curve’ on Stablecoins
    Cointelegraph.com News - 7 hours ago
    The president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, said that the financial institution should be ahead of the curve in regards to the demand of stablecoins. The president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, said that the financial institution should be ahead of the curve regarding…
  • Hold Tight, Here Come the Blockchain Wars
    CoinDesk - 7 hours ago
    Prepare for a shakeout of blockchain projects in 2020 and the start of network-on-network conflict.
  • Weibo Continues Rage at Tron and Binance: Sun and Yi He Blocked
    Cointelegraph.com News - 8 hours ago
    “Chinese Twitter” has recently suspended pages of major crypto personas, Tron’s Justin Sun and Binance’s Yi He. Tron (TRX) founder Justin Sun and Binance co-founder Yi He have had their Weibo accounts suspended.China’s major microblogging website, which is often referred as “Chinese Twitter,” has purportedly deleted the accounts of the…
  • IBMR and Blockchain Firm Algorand Launch Microfinance Platform
    Cointelegraph.com News - 8 hours ago
    The International Blockchain Monetary Reserve and blockchain firm Algorand are jointly launching a microfinance platform and a dedicated token. The International Blockchain Monetary Reserve (IBMR) and blockchain firm Algorand are jointly launching a microfinance platform and a dedicated token to promote financial inclusion in Southeast Asia.Per a press release shared…
  • Ride ‘Em, Cowboy: Bitmain’s Marketing Gambit Ups Its Texas-Sized Position on Bitcoin
    CoinDesk - 8 hours ago
    Bitmain’s new strategy of giving put options on bitcoin to buyers of its miners amounts to a “Texas hedge” – doubling down on risk, not offsetting it.
  • Security Token Offerings Are (Finally) Set for Takeoff in 2020
    CoinDesk - 9 hours ago
    After teething problems in 2018 and 2019, the market for security token offerings is ready for growth in 2020.
  • Croatian Post Launches Crypto Exchange Service at 55 Branches
    Bitcoin News - 9 hours ago
    Croatian Post, the biggest provider of postal services in the Republic of Croatia, is now offering a cryptocurrency exchange service at 55 post offices throughout the country. Currently, five cryptocurrencies are supported. This follows a successful implementation and positive results of a pilot program at a few branches. The Post…
  • TokenSoft Registers an SEC Transfer Agent to Build ‘Automated Investment Bank’
    CoinDesk - 9 hours ago
    Crypto startup TokenSoft has obtained a key regulatory seal of approval as it seeks to build an investment bank for the age of tokenization.
  • Bitmain Expands in South America as Its Market Share Drops to 66%
    Cointelegraph.com News - 9 hours ago
    Bitmain, the world’s largest crypto mining hardware firm, expands its distribution in South America by partnering with two crypto mining consulting firms. Bitmain, the world’s largest cryptocurrency mining firm, is expanding its distribution in South America by partnering with two crypto mining consulting firms.The Chinese mining mogul will extend its…
  • MARKETS DAILY: Billion-Dollar Returns Removed From Libra White Paper
    CoinDesk - 10 hours ago
    With markets mixed, we’re hunting for billion dollar returns and the Libra Investment Token in a major revision to the Libra white paper.
  • Government of Abkhazia to Intensify Identification of Crypto Mining Farms
    Cointelegraph.com News - 10 hours ago
    Abkhazia, an autonomous region in northwest Georgia, is planning to intensify work to identify cryptocurrency mining farms in the region. Abkhazia, an autonomous region in northwest Georgia, is planning to intensify the works on the identification of cryptocurrency mining farms in the region.According to a news release published on the…
  • Planned $1.1B Sale of .Org Angers Many Open Source Crypto Developers
    CoinDesk - 10 hours ago
    The potential sale of the .org top-level domain could mean higher costs for open source crypto projects.
  • 2019: The Inflection Point for Data Privacy
    CoinDesk - 11 hours ago
    Americans have had enough of companies monetizing our personal data. Smart companies will react.
  • Binance Announces Partnership With Paxful Enabling 167 Fiat Currencies
    Cointelegraph.com News - 11 hours ago
    Crypto exchange Binance partnered with P2P trading platform Paxful to add support for 167 fiat currencies. Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance announced a partnership with peer-to-peer (P2P) crypto trading platform Paxful with the aim to enable the P2P platform as a Binance fiat gateway.According to a press release on Dec. 12,…
  • Bitcoiners Are Building a Sidechain Version of Ethereum’s MakerDAO
    CoinDesk - 11 hours ago
    The bitcoin community may soon have its own version of ethereum’s flagship decentralized finance (DeFi) platform.
  • 15 Million Debit Cards Exposed as Iranian Banks Fall Victim to Cyber Warfare
    Bitcoin News - 12 hours ago
    The private details of 15 million bank debit cards in Iran have been published on Telegram in the largest banking security incident in the country’s history. Iranian authorities so far try to blame the breach on common criminals but cyber security experts suspect it was the work of intelligence agencies…
  • Equilibrium’s Stablecoin Now Has $17.5M in Insurance That Pays Out Automatically
    CoinDesk - 12 hours ago
    Equilibrium will hold 6.5 million EOS tokens in reserve as an insurance policy for users should its stablecoin lose its peg.
  • Tezos (XTZ) set to break into top 10 cryptos, how soon can it happen?
    Coingape - 12 hours ago
    Tezos (XTZ) has surged about 30% in the past week threatening to displace Stellar (XLM), a settlement platform on the blockchain, from the top 10. […] The post Tezos (XTZ) set to break into top 10 cryptos, how soon can it happen? appeared first on Coingape.
  • Blockchain and AR a Winning Solution at Elev8CON’s Startup Showcase
    Cointelegraph.com News - 13 hours ago
    A company that creates 3D images for online retailers won the Elev8CON 2019 startup showcase, demonstrating how blockchain and augmented reality can disrupt e-commerce. Eight companies gathered on stage at Elev8CON in Las Vegas on Dec. 10 to demonstrate how they are applying blockchain technology to solve real-world problems and…
  • Dutch Bank ING Reportedly Working on Crypto Custody Tech
    CoinDesk - 13 hours ago
    Netherlands-based banking multinational ING is developing technology for the custody of crypto assets, according to Reuters sources.
  • Reuters: Dutch Bank ING Working on Digital Asset Custody Technology
    Cointelegraph.com News - 13 hours ago
    Amsterdam-based bank and financial services firm ING is reportedly developing cryptocurrency custody technology. Amsterdam-based bank ING is reportedly developing cryptocurrency custody technology, Reuters reported on Dec. 12.The digital assets custody service being developed by ING is purportedly part of one of the bank’s several blockchain-related initiatives and is still at…
  • Bitcoin Price Analysis: Pre-Friday Magic Or Reflex Action – BTC/USD Bounces Off $7,000 Support
    Coingape - 14 hours ago
    Bitcoin buyers keen on defending $7,000 support focus on $7,500 before the weekend session. Bitcoin must reclaim the lost ground above $7,200 to escape the […] The post Bitcoin Price Analysis: Pre-Friday Magic Or Reflex Action – BTC/USD Bounces Off $7,000 Support appeared first on Coingape.
  • Binance Cryptocurrency Exchange Launches Latin American Fiat Gateway
    Cointelegraph.com News - 14 hours ago
    Binance launches Latamex, a fiat-crypto platform for Latin American countries that will operate under the Binance Fiat Gateway. Binance, the leading global cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume and users, today announced the launch of its fiat gateway for Latin America. The announcement was made during laBitConf, a major crypto event…
  • Binance Adds New Fiat Payment Options Through Integration With P2P Exchange Paxful
    CoinDesk - 14 hours ago
    Binance has teamed up with peer-to-peer bitcoin exchange Paxful to enable users to purchase bitcoin with 10 more fiat currencies.
  • Cryptocurrency Exchange BitMEX Enables Native SegWit Support
    Cointelegraph.com News - 15 hours ago
    Cryptocurrency exchange BitMEX added support for native SegWit addresses for Bitcoin withdrawals, which lets users pay lower transaction fees. Cryptocurrency exchange BitMEX added support for native segregated witness (SegWit) addresses for Bitcoin (BTC) withdrawals, which lets users pay lower transaction fees.According to an announcement on Dec. 12, BitMEX now allows…
  • 30 Days to Agharta, Ethereum Classic (ETC) Price is Flat
    Coingape - 15 hours ago
    A month to Agharta, Ethereum Classic (ETC) is up the market cap leaderboard and perched at 23rd. At this level, ETC is changing hands at […] The post 30 Days to Agharta, Ethereum Classic (ETC) Price is Flat appeared first on Coingape.
  • Cryptopia Liquidation: Refund Deadline ‘Not Practicable’ as Users Wait
    Cointelegraph.com News - 15 hours ago
    Liquidator Grant Thornton recovered $7.2 million since May but warns that the complexity of proving ownership makes it impossible to estimate timeframes. Liquidators of hacked New Zealand cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia have recovered almost $11 million in the past six months, but say the process remains difficult.In its second report into…
  • NY Regulator Proposes New Coin Listing Requirements
    Bitcoin News - 15 hours ago
    The New York State Department of Financial Services, the Bitlicense regulator, has published a proposed framework for licensed companies seeking to list new coins. This is the first time the regulator has proposed changes to its crypto regulation in five years. Among the changes, licensees will be able to self-certify…
  • Bitcoin Eyes Minor Price Bounce After Hitting Two-Week Low
    CoinDesk - 15 hours ago
    Bitcoin has potential for a small price bounce after hitting two-week lows early on Thursday.
  • This is How Bitcoin Spenders Will Benefit From BitMEX’s Bech32 Sending Support
    Coingape - 16 hours ago
    BitMEX recently announced its support for withdrawing bitcoin to the Bech32 (native SegWit) address format. The upgrade is effective already. But, how will this upgrade affect […] The post This is How Bitcoin Spenders Will Benefit From BitMEX’s Bech32 Sending Support appeared first on Coingape.
  • Cryptopia’s Liquidator Claws Back Nearly $5M, But Identifying Crypto Ownership a ‘Mammoth Task’
    CoinDesk - 16 hours ago
    The liquidator for the collapsed New Zealand-based crypto exchange Cryptopia now has NZ$7.2 million on balance for potential user refunds. Finding out who’s owed what, though, is proving a tough task.
  • Bitcoin Price ‘Boring and Fragile’ as Trader Plans for Dip Below $7K
    Cointelegraph.com News - 17 hours ago
    A return to challenge resistance at $7,500 or higher appears increasingly unlikely as plans shift for a fresh visit to the $6K range for Bitcoin. Bitcoin (BTC) continued its broad downtrend towards $7,000 support on Dec. 12, failing to break out of a behavioral pattern that has left traders uninspired.Cryptocurrency…
  • Bitcoin (BTC) Long Squeeze or End of Bear Leg?
    Coingape - 17 hours ago
    Bitcoin price action in the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair is splitting opinion as candlestick arrangements send mix signals. BTC price is suppressed and […] The post Bitcoin (BTC) Long Squeeze or End of Bear Leg? appeared first on Coingape.
  • Regulated Swiss Crypto Bank SEBA Expands Services to 9 New Countries
    Cointelegraph.com News - 17 hours ago
    Switzerland-based cryptocurrency bank SEBA has rolled out its services to clients in nine new countries. Switzerland-based cryptocurrency bank SEBA has expanded its services to nine new countries. According to Finance Magnates on Dec. 12, SEBA revealed that accounts are now fully operational for institutional clients and accredited investors in Singapore,…
  • Bitcoin Exchange BitMEX Faces $300M Investor Lawsuit Over Lost Equity
    Cointelegraph.com News - 18 hours ago
    A seed investor in BitMEX claims he is owed at least $50 million as per the terms of his cash injection, but also seeks damages worth $250 million. A former JPMorgan derivatives trader is suing one of the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchanges for $300 million after it allegedly failed to…
  • IDEG Reports Launch of New Bitcoin Trusts in Asia With Coinbase as Custodian
    Bitcoin News - 18 hours ago
    According to a recent press release from IDEG Investment Limited, “Asia’s First Bitcoin Trusts” have been launched “as a traditional and comfortable way for ‘old money’ to invest in digital assets.” The two trusts, Asia Bitcoin Trust I and Atlas Mining Trust I, reportedly allow for investors to gain wrapped…
  • XBT/USD Analysis: Where To Next After Retesting $7,050 Support? BitMEX Margin Trading
    Coingape - 21 hours ago
    Bitcoin retests the waters close to $7,000 A recovery is heading Bitcoin’s way but intermediate losses will not be avoided. Bitcoin continues to delay ‘Santa’s’ […] The post XBT/USD Analysis: Where To Next After Retesting $7,050 Support? BitMEX Margin Trading appeared first on Coingape.
  • Dutch and German Banks Working on Development of Crypto Custody Solutions: Report
    Coingape - 22 hours ago
    ING is looking to service investors by acting towards ‘digital assets.’ The Dutch multinational bank is working on developing products around custody arrangements for digital assets. […] The post Dutch and German Banks Working on Development of Crypto Custody Solutions: Report appeared first on Coingape.
  • China’s Inflation Hits a Record 4.5% as Beijing Prepares to Test Digital Yuan
    Bitcoin News - 22 hours ago
    China has been confronted with multiple economic and financial problems this year amidst an ongoing trade war with the United States. Authorities in Beijing have been trying to overcome the challenges with administrative measures in what has become a market economy over the years. And it’s backfiring. Inflation of the…
  • Bitcoin [BTC] Price Logs a $600 Flash ‘Pump and Dump’ at 00: 00 Hours
    Coingape - 23 hours ago
    Bitcoin [BTC] price just witnessed huge volatility in its price with a flash rise and crash. There were a lot of interesting points that came […] The post Bitcoin [BTC] Price Logs a $600 Flash ‘Pump and Dump’ at 00: 00 Hours appeared first on Coingape.
  • From Health Care to Mining, Central Asia Stays on the Blockchain Beat
    Cointelegraph.com News - 23 hours ago
    Central Asia following the sweeping global crypto and blockchain trend, with concrete adoption and utilization cases across the region. Cryptocurrency and blockchain technology continues to be a global phenomenon, with adoption and utilization cases emerging in almost every corner of the globe. Digital technology has become so popular that it…
  • SLP Token Market Cap Surpasses $50 Million
    Bitcoin News - 1 day ago
    For over a year now, the Simple Ledger Protocol (SLP) token universe has grown quite vast. There are now more than 6,000 SLP tokens in existence and a number of SLP tokens have seen price discovery. Moreover, tokens listed on our SLP market capitalization aggregator show in the last two…
  • German SolarisBank Opens Subsidiary to Provide Custody Services for Digital Assets
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    Berlin-based fintech company solarisBank has established a subsidiary, solaris Digital Assets GmbH, to provide a custody solution for digital assets. Berlin-based fintech company solarisBank has established a subsidiary to provide a custody solution for digital assets.Per a Dec. 11 announcement, solarisBank’s newly established subsidiary, solaris Digital Assets GmbH, will provide…
  • US SEC Charges Shopin Founder With Orchestrating Fraudulent $42 Million ICO
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    Shopin Founder and CEO Eran Eyal allegedly spent $500,000 of investor funds on personal expenses. The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged Eran Eyal, the founder Shopin, with orchestrating a fraudulent initial coin offering (ICO).In a press release on Dec. 11, the SEC alleged that the businessman and…
  • AI Research Reveals Crypto Leaders Are Angry and Depressed
    Bitcoin News - 1 day ago
    An artificial intelligence-driven personality research on the characteristics of crypto industry leaders such as Vitalik Buterin, Justin Sun, and Brian Armstrong found that intellect, liberalism, and cautiousness are their top personality traits. And a comparison with general tech titans showed that crypto leaders are 98.4% more likely to demonstrate anger…
  • VC Firm Andreessen Horowitz Announces Instructors at Free Crypto School
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz has shared a list of instructors for its free, seven-week crypto startup school, scheduled to launch in February 2020. Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) has shared a list of instructors for its free, seven-week crypto startup school, scheduled to launch in February 2020.On Dec.…
  • Two Crypto Advocacy Groups Partner to Promote Digital Tokens Educational Efforts
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    The Chamber of Digital Commerce and the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance have partnered to facilitate industry advocacy and education efforts around tokenization. The Chamber of Digital Commerce and the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA) have partnered to facilitate industry advocacy and education efforts around tokenization.According to a Dec. 11 press release, the…
  • Why Bitcoin Price Is Headed to 7-Month Low If $7K Support Fails
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    Bitcoin price continues to yield to bears and could collapse to $6.5K or below if $7,080 and $6,800 fail to hold as support. For the past few days, Bitcoin price (BTC) has ranged between $7,400 to $7,100 and it seems bears are keen to push the price back below $7,000…
  • Circle Cuts Another 10 Employees, Rejects Connection to CEO Stepping Down
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    Payments company Circle lays off another ten employees, saying the move is not related to the CEO’s recent transition out of his role. Payments company Circle has reportedly laid off another ten employees, following the news that its CEO Sean Neville quit his position — events that the firm says…
  • ConsenSys Is Shutting Down Offices in India and the Philippines
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    ConsenSys founder Joseph Lubin has reportedly informed teams in India and the Philippines that their offices would be closing down. Consensys founder Joseph Lubin has informed teams in India and the Philippines that their offices will be closing down.Consensys confirmed to Cointelegraph that local offices in India and the Philippines…
  • Majority Leader of California State Assembly Pushes for Legal Certainty for Blockchain
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    CA State Assembly Majority Leader pushes for legal certainty of blockchain in California, shares plans for moving forward at Elev8CON. Speaking at Elev8CON in Las Vegas on Dec. 10, Majority Leader of the California State Assembly Ian Calderon discussed plans to bring greater legal certainty for blockchain technology to the…
  • BRD’s Adam Traidman on New Products, Crypto Adoption, and Banking the Unbanked Into 2020
    Bitcoin News - 1 day ago
    Breadwallet, later known as Bread, and now just as BRD, was the first crypto wallet in the App Store in 2014. Its non-custodial, open source and user-friendly nature saw it become very popular, now with nearly 3 million users worldwide. CEO Adam Traidman took some time to field questions from…
  • Vitalik Buterin: No, ZCash (ZEC) is not a Failure
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Vitalik Buterin, the co-founder of Ethereum and the proposer of ZK SNARKs as an on-chain scaling option for the second most valuable crypto project, doesn’t […] The post Vitalik Buterin: No, ZCash (ZEC) is not a Failure appeared first on Coingape.
  • Twitter CEO Announces to launch “New Twitter” – “A Decentralized Social Platform”
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey, has been a big fun of decentralized technologies, openly promoting the development of Bitcoin and Bitcoin related payment products on Twitter […] The post Twitter CEO Announces to launch “New Twitter” – “A Decentralized Social Platform” appeared first on Coingape.
  • Market Update: Despite Uncertainty, BTC Longs Skyrocket
    Bitcoin News - 1 day ago
    Digital currency prices have slumped again as the entire crypto market capitalization has dropped below $200 billion. At press time, most of the top digital assets are down a few percentages after gathering some gains over the last few days. With multiple coins getting rejected after trying to surpass upper…
  • Bitcoin Volume In This African Nation Has Hit a New All-Time High
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Africa, as a continent, has been quick in embracing cryptocurrency. Be it Nigerians supporting Bitcoin despite their central bank telling them it is not a […] The post Bitcoin Volume In This African Nation Has Hit a New All-Time High appeared first on Coingape.
  • Ethereum has 26k Pending Transactions, Will this Discourage DApp Developers?
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Misha Lederman, the vocal supporter of Tron, has his guns pointed at Ethereum. Citing the high number of pending Ethereum transactions and the network’s low […] The post Ethereum has 26k Pending Transactions, Will this Discourage DApp Developers? appeared first on Coingape.
  • South Korean Investors Turn to Blockchain Development as Crypto Market Suffers
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    South Korea’s cryptocurrency market sentiment has drastically deteriorated following 2018’s crypto winter that saw Bitcoin’s price plummet by over 80%, dragging the rest of the […] The post South Korean Investors Turn to Blockchain Development as Crypto Market Suffers appeared first on Coingape.
  • Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Nurtures A Potential Breakout Targeting $7,600
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Bitcoin attempts a breakout from the falling wedge pattern. The buyers have no choice but to defend $7,200 support to avoid losses under $7,000. Bitcoin […] The post Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Nurtures A Potential Breakout Targeting $7,600 appeared first on Coingape.
  • Traders Flock to Safe Haven Bitcoin [BTC], Matic’s Trading Volumes at 18K BTC
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Matic token holders had a bad day in office yesterday. With the token nosediving, posting double-digit losses and price action threatening to make an example […] The post Traders Flock to Safe Haven Bitcoin [BTC], Matic’s Trading Volumes at 18K BTC appeared first on Coingape.
  • Bitcoin (BTC) Likely to Recover, Finds support in the 4-HR Chart
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    The price of Bitcoin could recover because of the failure of bears to force liquidation below an important support trend line in the 4HR chart […] The post Bitcoin (BTC) Likely to Recover, Finds support in the 4-HR Chart appeared first on Coingape.
  • This Popular Hardware Wallet Can Be Breached Physically in 15 Minutes – Kraken
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Hardware wallets have a reputation of being one of the safest wallets for storing cryptocurrency. Though they are more expensive option, many cryptocurrency investors prefer […] The post This Popular Hardware Wallet Can Be Breached Physically in 15 Minutes – Kraken appeared first on Coingape.
  • XBT Analysis: Bitcoin Dangles At $7,200, Downtrend Eyes $6,000 – BitMEX Margin Trading
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Bitcoin bulls wait anxiously for the falling wedge pattern breakout magic. Bitcoin technical levels stuck in the negative as sellers trample on the buyers. Bitcoin […] The post XBT Analysis: Bitcoin Dangles At $7,200, Downtrend Eyes $6,000 – BitMEX Margin Trading appeared first on Coingape.
  • Bitcoin [BTC] Price Pattern Projects a Bullish Reversal after Fall below $7000
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Bitcoin [BTC] bulls seem to have failed again at a break-out. The price continues to range between $7580 and $7160. The price of Bitcoin [BTC] […] The post Bitcoin [BTC] Price Pattern Projects a Bullish Reversal after Fall below $7000 appeared first on Coingape.

  • Russia’s Largest Darknet Market Is Hawking an ICO to Fund Global Expansion
    CoinDesk - 3 hours ago
    Here’s one token sale that’s almost certainly illegal, and not just under securities laws.
  • Hybrid AI Firm Cindicator Launches Crypto Fund Based on Hybrid Intelligence
    Cointelegraph.com News - 3 hours ago
    Hybrid intelligence firm Cindicator announced the launch of Cindicator Capital, a crypto hedge fund based on hybrid Intelligence data as well as quantitative research. Hybrid intelligence firm Cindicator is launching Cindicator Capital, a crypto hedge fund based on hybrid intelligence and quantitative research.In a press release on Dec. 11, the…
  • Shopin Founder Pleads Guilty to Orchestrating Fraudulent $42 Million ICO
    Cointelegraph.com News - 4 hours ago
    Shopin founder and former CEO Eran Eyal pleads guilty to felony charges for running a fraudulent initial coin offering that raised more than $42 million. The New York Attorney General (NYAG) Letitia James announced the conviction of Shopin founder Eran Eyal for orchestrating a fraudulent initial coin offering (ICO) following…
  • BlockFi to Offer First Interest-Bearing Crypto Accounts in Washington State
    Cointelegraph.com News - 4 hours ago
    Cryptocurrency lending firm BlockFi announced that it obtained a money transmission license in the United States member state of Washington. Cryptocurrency lending firm BlockFi announced in an email that it obtained a money transmission license (MTL) in the state of Washington in the United States.The firm explained that the license…
  • PODCAST: Introducing ’The Breakdown’ With Nathaniel Whittemore
    CoinDesk - 5 hours ago
    In the debut episode, Nathaniel discusses recent regulatory action, DeFi project on bitcoin, and a new social media protocol initiative from Twitter.
  • Can IEO Cryptos Recover After MATIC’s Mysterious 70% Plunge?
    Cointelegraph.com News - 5 hours ago
    MATIC crashed on Dec. 10 while seeing its other IEO token counterparts face similar fates as a bearish picture emerges on their price charts. One of Binance’s initial exchange offering (IEO) tokens, Matic Network (MATIC), dropped almost 70% on Dec. 10. Meanwhile, other IEOs such as Celer Network (CELR) and…
  • Crypto Custody Firm Trustology Cuts Staff as Banks Delay on Digital Assets
    CoinDesk - 6 hours ago
    Digital asset custody firm Trustology has cut seven of its 18 staffers as the big banks it courted are taking longer than expected to jump into crypto.
  • Mining Report Shows 65% of Bitcoin’s Hashpower Stems From China
    Bitcoin News - 6 hours ago
    As the end of 2019 approaches, Coinshares Research has published its bi-annual mining report that contains informative research and observations about the bitcoin mining industry. Since Coinshare’s last report published in June, BTC’s hashrate grew by 50 exahash per second (EH/s) and the firm believes a decent portion of the…
  • Max Keiser: Bitcoin's First Function Is to Clean Up the Mess Left by Fiat
    Cointelegraph.com News - 6 hours ago
    Max Keiser calls Bitcoin “resistance money” while promoting cryptocurrency’s role in Latin America during a talk in Uruguay. International journalist and media defender of Bitcoin Max Keiser gave a presentation at Labitconf in Montevideo, Uruguay, in which he explained the impact that cryptocurrencies generate in the global scenario and particularly…
  • Mining Giant Glencore to Trace Cobalt Using ‘Responsible Sourcing’ Blockchain Consortium
    CoinDesk - 6 hours ago
    Glencore, one of the world’s largest cobalt producers, will use a Hyperledger Fabric blockchain to responsibly source its supply chain.
  • Crypto Exchange Coinbase Pro Is Adding Support For Orchid Trading
    Cointelegraph.com News - 6 hours ago
    Professional trading platform Coinbase Pro is adding support for Orchid and will start accepting OXT deposits on Friday, Dec. 13. Major American cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is adding support for Orchid (OXT) on its professional trading platform Coinbase Pro.According to a blog post published by Coinbase on Dec. 12, Coinbase Pro…
  • 2020 Predictions: Bitcoin (BTC) will Soar to $27,000, Tezos and ETC to the Top 10, Craig Wright to end up in Jail
    Coingape - 7 hours ago
    Su Zhu, the CEO of Three Arrows Capital, the Singapore-based fund manager that focuses on superior risk-adjusted returns, may be one of the few last […] The post 2020 Predictions: Bitcoin (BTC) will Soar to $27,000, Tezos and ETC to the Top 10, Craig Wright to end up in Jail…
  • Kraken Job Ad Hints at Plan to Build Special-Purpose Wyoming Bank
    CoinDesk - 7 hours ago
    The cryptocurrency exchange has opened up a position for someone to oversee operations for the firm’s future Wyoming SPDI bank charter.
  • Development Group: Southeast Asian Consumers Too Bullish on Crypto?
    CoinDesk - 7 hours ago
    Many southeast Asians consumers are interested in establishing or increasing their crypto investments, according to the OECD, but also admit to not really understanding them.
  • Decentralizing the Web Is More Necessary Than Ever
    CoinDesk - 7 hours ago
    Galen Wolfe-Pauly says the bear market gives developers time and space to do what they do best.
  • Franklin Templeton Closes Funding Round For Blockchain-Based Social Impact Platform
    Cointelegraph.com News - 7 hours ago
    Global blockchain-based marketplace Proof of Impact closed its first funding round led by American asset management giant Franklin Templeton. Proof of Impact, a blockchain-based, global marketplace for natural and social capital has closed a funding round led by American asset management firm Franklin Templeton Investments.On Dec. 12, Proof of Impact…
  • ECB President: ‘We Better Be Ahead of Curve’ on Stablecoins
    Cointelegraph.com News - 7 hours ago
    The president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, said that the financial institution should be ahead of the curve in regards to the demand of stablecoins. The president of the European Central Bank (ECB), Christine Lagarde, said that the financial institution should be ahead of the curve regarding…
  • Hold Tight, Here Come the Blockchain Wars
    CoinDesk - 7 hours ago
    Prepare for a shakeout of blockchain projects in 2020 and the start of network-on-network conflict.
  • Weibo Continues Rage at Tron and Binance: Sun and Yi He Blocked
    Cointelegraph.com News - 8 hours ago
    “Chinese Twitter” has recently suspended pages of major crypto personas, Tron’s Justin Sun and Binance’s Yi He. Tron (TRX) founder Justin Sun and Binance co-founder Yi He have had their Weibo accounts suspended.China’s major microblogging website, which is often referred as “Chinese Twitter,” has purportedly deleted the accounts of the…
  • IBMR and Blockchain Firm Algorand Launch Microfinance Platform
    Cointelegraph.com News - 8 hours ago
    The International Blockchain Monetary Reserve and blockchain firm Algorand are jointly launching a microfinance platform and a dedicated token. The International Blockchain Monetary Reserve (IBMR) and blockchain firm Algorand are jointly launching a microfinance platform and a dedicated token to promote financial inclusion in Southeast Asia.Per a press release shared…
  • Ride ‘Em, Cowboy: Bitmain’s Marketing Gambit Ups Its Texas-Sized Position on Bitcoin
    CoinDesk - 8 hours ago
    Bitmain’s new strategy of giving put options on bitcoin to buyers of its miners amounts to a “Texas hedge” – doubling down on risk, not offsetting it.
  • Security Token Offerings Are (Finally) Set for Takeoff in 2020
    CoinDesk - 9 hours ago
    After teething problems in 2018 and 2019, the market for security token offerings is ready for growth in 2020.
  • Croatian Post Launches Crypto Exchange Service at 55 Branches
    Bitcoin News - 9 hours ago
    Croatian Post, the biggest provider of postal services in the Republic of Croatia, is now offering a cryptocurrency exchange service at 55 post offices throughout the country. Currently, five cryptocurrencies are supported. This follows a successful implementation and positive results of a pilot program at a few branches. The Post…
  • TokenSoft Registers an SEC Transfer Agent to Build ‘Automated Investment Bank’
    CoinDesk - 9 hours ago
    Crypto startup TokenSoft has obtained a key regulatory seal of approval as it seeks to build an investment bank for the age of tokenization.
  • Bitmain Expands in South America as Its Market Share Drops to 66%
    Cointelegraph.com News - 9 hours ago
    Bitmain, the world’s largest crypto mining hardware firm, expands its distribution in South America by partnering with two crypto mining consulting firms. Bitmain, the world’s largest cryptocurrency mining firm, is expanding its distribution in South America by partnering with two crypto mining consulting firms.The Chinese mining mogul will extend its…
  • MARKETS DAILY: Billion-Dollar Returns Removed From Libra White Paper
    CoinDesk - 10 hours ago
    With markets mixed, we’re hunting for billion dollar returns and the Libra Investment Token in a major revision to the Libra white paper.
  • Government of Abkhazia to Intensify Identification of Crypto Mining Farms
    Cointelegraph.com News - 10 hours ago
    Abkhazia, an autonomous region in northwest Georgia, is planning to intensify work to identify cryptocurrency mining farms in the region. Abkhazia, an autonomous region in northwest Georgia, is planning to intensify the works on the identification of cryptocurrency mining farms in the region.According to a news release published on the…
  • Planned $1.1B Sale of .Org Angers Many Open Source Crypto Developers
    CoinDesk - 10 hours ago
    The potential sale of the .org top-level domain could mean higher costs for open source crypto projects.
  • 2019: The Inflection Point for Data Privacy
    CoinDesk - 11 hours ago
    Americans have had enough of companies monetizing our personal data. Smart companies will react.
  • Binance Announces Partnership With Paxful Enabling 167 Fiat Currencies
    Cointelegraph.com News - 11 hours ago
    Crypto exchange Binance partnered with P2P trading platform Paxful to add support for 167 fiat currencies. Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance announced a partnership with peer-to-peer (P2P) crypto trading platform Paxful with the aim to enable the P2P platform as a Binance fiat gateway.According to a press release on Dec. 12,…
  • Bitcoiners Are Building a Sidechain Version of Ethereum’s MakerDAO
    CoinDesk - 11 hours ago
    The bitcoin community may soon have its own version of ethereum’s flagship decentralized finance (DeFi) platform.
  • 15 Million Debit Cards Exposed as Iranian Banks Fall Victim to Cyber Warfare
    Bitcoin News - 12 hours ago
    The private details of 15 million bank debit cards in Iran have been published on Telegram in the largest banking security incident in the country’s history. Iranian authorities so far try to blame the breach on common criminals but cyber security experts suspect it was the work of intelligence agencies…
  • Equilibrium’s Stablecoin Now Has $17.5M in Insurance That Pays Out Automatically
    CoinDesk - 12 hours ago
    Equilibrium will hold 6.5 million EOS tokens in reserve as an insurance policy for users should its stablecoin lose its peg.
  • Tezos (XTZ) set to break into top 10 cryptos, how soon can it happen?
    Coingape - 12 hours ago
    Tezos (XTZ) has surged about 30% in the past week threatening to displace Stellar (XLM), a settlement platform on the blockchain, from the top 10. […] The post Tezos (XTZ) set to break into top 10 cryptos, how soon can it happen? appeared first on Coingape.
  • Blockchain and AR a Winning Solution at Elev8CON’s Startup Showcase
    Cointelegraph.com News - 13 hours ago
    A company that creates 3D images for online retailers won the Elev8CON 2019 startup showcase, demonstrating how blockchain and augmented reality can disrupt e-commerce. Eight companies gathered on stage at Elev8CON in Las Vegas on Dec. 10 to demonstrate how they are applying blockchain technology to solve real-world problems and…
  • Dutch Bank ING Reportedly Working on Crypto Custody Tech
    CoinDesk - 13 hours ago
    Netherlands-based banking multinational ING is developing technology for the custody of crypto assets, according to Reuters sources.
  • Reuters: Dutch Bank ING Working on Digital Asset Custody Technology
    Cointelegraph.com News - 13 hours ago
    Amsterdam-based bank and financial services firm ING is reportedly developing cryptocurrency custody technology. Amsterdam-based bank ING is reportedly developing cryptocurrency custody technology, Reuters reported on Dec. 12.The digital assets custody service being developed by ING is purportedly part of one of the bank’s several blockchain-related initiatives and is still at…
  • Bitcoin Price Analysis: Pre-Friday Magic Or Reflex Action – BTC/USD Bounces Off $7,000 Support
    Coingape - 14 hours ago
    Bitcoin buyers keen on defending $7,000 support focus on $7,500 before the weekend session. Bitcoin must reclaim the lost ground above $7,200 to escape the […] The post Bitcoin Price Analysis: Pre-Friday Magic Or Reflex Action – BTC/USD Bounces Off $7,000 Support appeared first on Coingape.
  • Binance Cryptocurrency Exchange Launches Latin American Fiat Gateway
    Cointelegraph.com News - 14 hours ago
    Binance launches Latamex, a fiat-crypto platform for Latin American countries that will operate under the Binance Fiat Gateway. Binance, the leading global cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume and users, today announced the launch of its fiat gateway for Latin America. The announcement was made during laBitConf, a major crypto event…
  • Binance Adds New Fiat Payment Options Through Integration With P2P Exchange Paxful
    CoinDesk - 14 hours ago
    Binance has teamed up with peer-to-peer bitcoin exchange Paxful to enable users to purchase bitcoin with 10 more fiat currencies.
  • Cryptocurrency Exchange BitMEX Enables Native SegWit Support
    Cointelegraph.com News - 15 hours ago
    Cryptocurrency exchange BitMEX added support for native SegWit addresses for Bitcoin withdrawals, which lets users pay lower transaction fees. Cryptocurrency exchange BitMEX added support for native segregated witness (SegWit) addresses for Bitcoin (BTC) withdrawals, which lets users pay lower transaction fees.According to an announcement on Dec. 12, BitMEX now allows…
  • 30 Days to Agharta, Ethereum Classic (ETC) Price is Flat
    Coingape - 15 hours ago
    A month to Agharta, Ethereum Classic (ETC) is up the market cap leaderboard and perched at 23rd. At this level, ETC is changing hands at […] The post 30 Days to Agharta, Ethereum Classic (ETC) Price is Flat appeared first on Coingape.
  • Cryptopia Liquidation: Refund Deadline ‘Not Practicable’ as Users Wait
    Cointelegraph.com News - 15 hours ago
    Liquidator Grant Thornton recovered $7.2 million since May but warns that the complexity of proving ownership makes it impossible to estimate timeframes. Liquidators of hacked New Zealand cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia have recovered almost $11 million in the past six months, but say the process remains difficult.In its second report into…
  • NY Regulator Proposes New Coin Listing Requirements
    Bitcoin News - 15 hours ago
    The New York State Department of Financial Services, the Bitlicense regulator, has published a proposed framework for licensed companies seeking to list new coins. This is the first time the regulator has proposed changes to its crypto regulation in five years. Among the changes, licensees will be able to self-certify…
  • Bitcoin Eyes Minor Price Bounce After Hitting Two-Week Low
    CoinDesk - 15 hours ago
    Bitcoin has potential for a small price bounce after hitting two-week lows early on Thursday.
  • This is How Bitcoin Spenders Will Benefit From BitMEX’s Bech32 Sending Support
    Coingape - 16 hours ago
    BitMEX recently announced its support for withdrawing bitcoin to the Bech32 (native SegWit) address format. The upgrade is effective already. But, how will this upgrade affect […] The post This is How Bitcoin Spenders Will Benefit From BitMEX’s Bech32 Sending Support appeared first on Coingape.
  • Cryptopia’s Liquidator Claws Back Nearly $5M, But Identifying Crypto Ownership a ‘Mammoth Task’
    CoinDesk - 16 hours ago
    The liquidator for the collapsed New Zealand-based crypto exchange Cryptopia now has NZ$7.2 million on balance for potential user refunds. Finding out who’s owed what, though, is proving a tough task.
  • Bitcoin Price ‘Boring and Fragile’ as Trader Plans for Dip Below $7K
    Cointelegraph.com News - 17 hours ago
    A return to challenge resistance at $7,500 or higher appears increasingly unlikely as plans shift for a fresh visit to the $6K range for Bitcoin. Bitcoin (BTC) continued its broad downtrend towards $7,000 support on Dec. 12, failing to break out of a behavioral pattern that has left traders uninspired.Cryptocurrency…
  • Bitcoin (BTC) Long Squeeze or End of Bear Leg?
    Coingape - 17 hours ago
    Bitcoin price action in the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair is splitting opinion as candlestick arrangements send mix signals. BTC price is suppressed and […] The post Bitcoin (BTC) Long Squeeze or End of Bear Leg? appeared first on Coingape.
  • Regulated Swiss Crypto Bank SEBA Expands Services to 9 New Countries
    Cointelegraph.com News - 17 hours ago
    Switzerland-based cryptocurrency bank SEBA has rolled out its services to clients in nine new countries. Switzerland-based cryptocurrency bank SEBA has expanded its services to nine new countries. According to Finance Magnates on Dec. 12, SEBA revealed that accounts are now fully operational for institutional clients and accredited investors in Singapore,…
  • Bitcoin Exchange BitMEX Faces $300M Investor Lawsuit Over Lost Equity
    Cointelegraph.com News - 18 hours ago
    A seed investor in BitMEX claims he is owed at least $50 million as per the terms of his cash injection, but also seeks damages worth $250 million. A former JPMorgan derivatives trader is suing one of the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchanges for $300 million after it allegedly failed to…
  • IDEG Reports Launch of New Bitcoin Trusts in Asia With Coinbase as Custodian
    Bitcoin News - 18 hours ago
    According to a recent press release from IDEG Investment Limited, “Asia’s First Bitcoin Trusts” have been launched “as a traditional and comfortable way for ‘old money’ to invest in digital assets.” The two trusts, Asia Bitcoin Trust I and Atlas Mining Trust I, reportedly allow for investors to gain wrapped…
  • XBT/USD Analysis: Where To Next After Retesting $7,050 Support? BitMEX Margin Trading
    Coingape - 21 hours ago
    Bitcoin retests the waters close to $7,000 A recovery is heading Bitcoin’s way but intermediate losses will not be avoided. Bitcoin continues to delay ‘Santa’s’ […] The post XBT/USD Analysis: Where To Next After Retesting $7,050 Support? BitMEX Margin Trading appeared first on Coingape.
  • Dutch and German Banks Working on Development of Crypto Custody Solutions: Report
    Coingape - 22 hours ago
    ING is looking to service investors by acting towards ‘digital assets.’ The Dutch multinational bank is working on developing products around custody arrangements for digital assets. […] The post Dutch and German Banks Working on Development of Crypto Custody Solutions: Report appeared first on Coingape.
  • China’s Inflation Hits a Record 4.5% as Beijing Prepares to Test Digital Yuan
    Bitcoin News - 22 hours ago
    China has been confronted with multiple economic and financial problems this year amidst an ongoing trade war with the United States. Authorities in Beijing have been trying to overcome the challenges with administrative measures in what has become a market economy over the years. And it’s backfiring. Inflation of the…
  • Bitcoin [BTC] Price Logs a $600 Flash ‘Pump and Dump’ at 00: 00 Hours
    Coingape - 23 hours ago
    Bitcoin [BTC] price just witnessed huge volatility in its price with a flash rise and crash. There were a lot of interesting points that came […] The post Bitcoin [BTC] Price Logs a $600 Flash ‘Pump and Dump’ at 00: 00 Hours appeared first on Coingape.
  • From Health Care to Mining, Central Asia Stays on the Blockchain Beat
    Cointelegraph.com News - 23 hours ago
    Central Asia following the sweeping global crypto and blockchain trend, with concrete adoption and utilization cases across the region. Cryptocurrency and blockchain technology continues to be a global phenomenon, with adoption and utilization cases emerging in almost every corner of the globe. Digital technology has become so popular that it…
  • SLP Token Market Cap Surpasses $50 Million
    Bitcoin News - 1 day ago
    For over a year now, the Simple Ledger Protocol (SLP) token universe has grown quite vast. There are now more than 6,000 SLP tokens in existence and a number of SLP tokens have seen price discovery. Moreover, tokens listed on our SLP market capitalization aggregator show in the last two…
  • German SolarisBank Opens Subsidiary to Provide Custody Services for Digital Assets
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    Berlin-based fintech company solarisBank has established a subsidiary, solaris Digital Assets GmbH, to provide a custody solution for digital assets. Berlin-based fintech company solarisBank has established a subsidiary to provide a custody solution for digital assets.Per a Dec. 11 announcement, solarisBank’s newly established subsidiary, solaris Digital Assets GmbH, will provide…
  • US SEC Charges Shopin Founder With Orchestrating Fraudulent $42 Million ICO
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    Shopin Founder and CEO Eran Eyal allegedly spent $500,000 of investor funds on personal expenses. The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged Eran Eyal, the founder Shopin, with orchestrating a fraudulent initial coin offering (ICO).In a press release on Dec. 11, the SEC alleged that the businessman and…
  • AI Research Reveals Crypto Leaders Are Angry and Depressed
    Bitcoin News - 1 day ago
    An artificial intelligence-driven personality research on the characteristics of crypto industry leaders such as Vitalik Buterin, Justin Sun, and Brian Armstrong found that intellect, liberalism, and cautiousness are their top personality traits. And a comparison with general tech titans showed that crypto leaders are 98.4% more likely to demonstrate anger…
  • VC Firm Andreessen Horowitz Announces Instructors at Free Crypto School
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz has shared a list of instructors for its free, seven-week crypto startup school, scheduled to launch in February 2020. Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) has shared a list of instructors for its free, seven-week crypto startup school, scheduled to launch in February 2020.On Dec.…
  • Two Crypto Advocacy Groups Partner to Promote Digital Tokens Educational Efforts
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    The Chamber of Digital Commerce and the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance have partnered to facilitate industry advocacy and education efforts around tokenization. The Chamber of Digital Commerce and the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA) have partnered to facilitate industry advocacy and education efforts around tokenization.According to a Dec. 11 press release, the…
  • Why Bitcoin Price Is Headed to 7-Month Low If $7K Support Fails
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    Bitcoin price continues to yield to bears and could collapse to $6.5K or below if $7,080 and $6,800 fail to hold as support. For the past few days, Bitcoin price (BTC) has ranged between $7,400 to $7,100 and it seems bears are keen to push the price back below $7,000…
  • Circle Cuts Another 10 Employees, Rejects Connection to CEO Stepping Down
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    Payments company Circle lays off another ten employees, saying the move is not related to the CEO’s recent transition out of his role. Payments company Circle has reportedly laid off another ten employees, following the news that its CEO Sean Neville quit his position — events that the firm says…
  • ConsenSys Is Shutting Down Offices in India and the Philippines
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    ConsenSys founder Joseph Lubin has reportedly informed teams in India and the Philippines that their offices would be closing down. Consensys founder Joseph Lubin has informed teams in India and the Philippines that their offices will be closing down.Consensys confirmed to Cointelegraph that local offices in India and the Philippines…
  • Majority Leader of California State Assembly Pushes for Legal Certainty for Blockchain
    Cointelegraph.com News - 1 day ago
    CA State Assembly Majority Leader pushes for legal certainty of blockchain in California, shares plans for moving forward at Elev8CON. Speaking at Elev8CON in Las Vegas on Dec. 10, Majority Leader of the California State Assembly Ian Calderon discussed plans to bring greater legal certainty for blockchain technology to the…
  • BRD’s Adam Traidman on New Products, Crypto Adoption, and Banking the Unbanked Into 2020
    Bitcoin News - 1 day ago
    Breadwallet, later known as Bread, and now just as BRD, was the first crypto wallet in the App Store in 2014. Its non-custodial, open source and user-friendly nature saw it become very popular, now with nearly 3 million users worldwide. CEO Adam Traidman took some time to field questions from…
  • Vitalik Buterin: No, ZCash (ZEC) is not a Failure
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Vitalik Buterin, the co-founder of Ethereum and the proposer of ZK SNARKs as an on-chain scaling option for the second most valuable crypto project, doesn’t […] The post Vitalik Buterin: No, ZCash (ZEC) is not a Failure appeared first on Coingape.
  • Twitter CEO Announces to launch “New Twitter” – “A Decentralized Social Platform”
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey, has been a big fun of decentralized technologies, openly promoting the development of Bitcoin and Bitcoin related payment products on Twitter […] The post Twitter CEO Announces to launch “New Twitter” – “A Decentralized Social Platform” appeared first on Coingape.
  • Market Update: Despite Uncertainty, BTC Longs Skyrocket
    Bitcoin News - 1 day ago
    Digital currency prices have slumped again as the entire crypto market capitalization has dropped below $200 billion. At press time, most of the top digital assets are down a few percentages after gathering some gains over the last few days. With multiple coins getting rejected after trying to surpass upper…
  • Bitcoin Volume In This African Nation Has Hit a New All-Time High
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Africa, as a continent, has been quick in embracing cryptocurrency. Be it Nigerians supporting Bitcoin despite their central bank telling them it is not a […] The post Bitcoin Volume In This African Nation Has Hit a New All-Time High appeared first on Coingape.
  • Ethereum has 26k Pending Transactions, Will this Discourage DApp Developers?
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Misha Lederman, the vocal supporter of Tron, has his guns pointed at Ethereum. Citing the high number of pending Ethereum transactions and the network’s low […] The post Ethereum has 26k Pending Transactions, Will this Discourage DApp Developers? appeared first on Coingape.
  • South Korean Investors Turn to Blockchain Development as Crypto Market Suffers
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    South Korea’s cryptocurrency market sentiment has drastically deteriorated following 2018’s crypto winter that saw Bitcoin’s price plummet by over 80%, dragging the rest of the […] The post South Korean Investors Turn to Blockchain Development as Crypto Market Suffers appeared first on Coingape.
  • Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Nurtures A Potential Breakout Targeting $7,600
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Bitcoin attempts a breakout from the falling wedge pattern. The buyers have no choice but to defend $7,200 support to avoid losses under $7,000. Bitcoin […] The post Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Nurtures A Potential Breakout Targeting $7,600 appeared first on Coingape.
  • Traders Flock to Safe Haven Bitcoin [BTC], Matic’s Trading Volumes at 18K BTC
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Matic token holders had a bad day in office yesterday. With the token nosediving, posting double-digit losses and price action threatening to make an example […] The post Traders Flock to Safe Haven Bitcoin [BTC], Matic’s Trading Volumes at 18K BTC appeared first on Coingape.
  • Bitcoin (BTC) Likely to Recover, Finds support in the 4-HR Chart
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    The price of Bitcoin could recover because of the failure of bears to force liquidation below an important support trend line in the 4HR chart […] The post Bitcoin (BTC) Likely to Recover, Finds support in the 4-HR Chart appeared first on Coingape.
  • This Popular Hardware Wallet Can Be Breached Physically in 15 Minutes – Kraken
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Hardware wallets have a reputation of being one of the safest wallets for storing cryptocurrency. Though they are more expensive option, many cryptocurrency investors prefer […] The post This Popular Hardware Wallet Can Be Breached Physically in 15 Minutes – Kraken appeared first on Coingape.
  • XBT Analysis: Bitcoin Dangles At $7,200, Downtrend Eyes $6,000 – BitMEX Margin Trading
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Bitcoin bulls wait anxiously for the falling wedge pattern breakout magic. Bitcoin technical levels stuck in the negative as sellers trample on the buyers. Bitcoin […] The post XBT Analysis: Bitcoin Dangles At $7,200, Downtrend Eyes $6,000 – BitMEX Margin Trading appeared first on Coingape.
  • Bitcoin [BTC] Price Pattern Projects a Bullish Reversal after Fall below $7000
    Coingape - 1 day ago
    Bitcoin [BTC] bulls seem to have failed again at a break-out. The price continues to range between $7580 and $7160. The price of Bitcoin [BTC] […] The post Bitcoin [BTC] Price Pattern Projects a Bullish Reversal after Fall below $7000 appeared first on Coingape.

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