CBOE Trashing Bitcoin Futures Signals Crypto Market Bottom: Brian Kelly

Author: David Hundeyin | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Cryptocurrency investor Brian Kelly believes that the decision to drop bitcoin futures by the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) represents a watershed in the history of bitcoin, signaling that

This ‘Tie Guy’ Has Become a Major Talking Point From the Buzzy Theranos Documentary

Author: Raisa Bruner | Website: Time
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Venture capitalist Tim Draper has become the focus of internet attention after appearing in 'The Inventor' in a memorable bitcoin tie.

Bitcoin (BTC) Going Mainstream, Accepted By a $4.7 Billion Company

Author: Dalmas Ngetich | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Bitcoin Price steady, may rally Avnet now accepts Bitcoin via BitPay Participation low but demand picking up By collaborating with BitPay, Avnet now joins the likes of Microsoft and Dell as corpora

Bitcoin Price Could Crash by 50% in 2019: Veteran Crypto Traders

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Throughout the past week, the bitcoin price has increased from $3,901 to $4,048, by nearly 4 percent against the U.S. dollar.

Binance Opens ‘New’ Cash-for-Crypto Service in Australia (That Already Existed)

Author: Georgi Georgiev | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Binance has announced the launch of a ‘new’ platform in Australia to buy Bitcoin with cash across 1,3000 Newsagent locations across the country.

VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin ETF receives mostly negative comments from the public

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Six out of seven comments submitted to the U.S.

CBOE Pull the Plug on Bitcoin Cash Based Futures —and Why this is a Good Thing for Bitcoin.

Author: Elliot Hill | Website: Hackernoon.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

‘Pull the plug’ is a phrase rarely associated with positive sentiment, but for the Bitcoin market, CBOE’s decision to cancel their Bitcoin…

Bitcoin: ‘Every time you hit resistance, it becomes a little bit weaker’

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Going into the fall of 2018, Bitcoin was still trading above $6,000 after having survived multiple attempts to dump the price below a market cap of $100 billion.

North Korean dissidents are using Ethereum to overthrow Kim Jong-un

Author: David Canellis | Website: The Next Web
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Political dissidents known as the Cheollima Civil Defense (CCD) are selling special “post-liberation blockchain visas” for cryptocurrency in a bid to raise funds for overthrowing Kim Jong-un — and

Casa-Branded Case Brings Military Tech to Bitcoin Wallet Protection

Author: Leigh Cuen | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Casa has just rolled out radio wave-screening "Faraday bags" as the ultimate cypherpunk accessory for bitcoin hardware wallets.

How Belarus Focused on Bitcoin and Crypto to Grow its Tech Industry

Author: Davit Babayan | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

The Belarus government used the growing popularity of bitcoin as a tool to boost its technology sector, reported ZDNet.

Dow Futures, Bitcoin Teeter as Markets Wait for FOMC Bounce

Author: Josiah Wilmoth | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Neither Dow futures nor the bitcoin price showed much conviction ahead of Wednesday’s US stock market open, as Wall Street pined for a dovish FOMC statement on interest rates and crypto traders wai

Theranos Documentary Introduces World to Tim Draper’s Bitcoin Tie

Author: Esther Kim | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

The new Theranos documentary saw billionaire venture capitalist Tim Draper become the latest Bitcoin figure to take the cryptocurrency to mainstream consumer culture – accidentally.

Cash-strapped Venezuelan government ‘bilks citizens out of Bitcoin’ through Patria

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Officials in Venezuela are exploiting cryptocurrency trades on remittance service Patria to fill the government’s empty coffers, an economist claims.

To Fork or Not to Fork? Results of a Bitcoin and Ethereum Community Survey.

Author: Bernhard Mueller | Website: Hackernoon.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

“Hard fork” is a term that often leads to heated debates. Some communities explicitly embrace on-chain governance, such as freezing…

Following BitMEX’s Footsteps? Programmer Reveals Margin Trading Code In Binance’s Bitcoin Pairs

Author: Nick Chong | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

While cryptocurrencies have fallen dramatically over the course of yesteryear, volatility has plummeted.

Bitcoin Struggles to Pass Key Price Resistance Over $4K

Author: Omkar Godbole | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Bitcoin's bulls need to break key resistance at $4,040 to force a continued rally, the three-day chart indicates.

Crypto country: Ex-Soviet state Belarus uses bitcoin bubble to boost its tech sector

Author: Andrada Fiscutean | Website: Zdnet.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Europe's last dictatorship wants to promote itself as a forward-thinking technology-powered nation.

Interview: Why Binance Enabled Australians to Buy Bitcoin with Cash at 1,300 Newsstands

Author: Joseph Young | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 03/20/2019

On Wednesday, Binance announced the launch of Binance Lite Australia, enabling users to purchase Bitcoin at over 13,000 physical storefronts in Australia.

Bitpanda announces new savings feature

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

The Bitpanda cryptocurrency exchange has announced a new savings feature for its platform which allows users to establish a personal savings plan for Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

Most Respondents File Negative Comments for SEC's Review of VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin ETF

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Multiple respondents have filed comments with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on the latest proposed rule change for the VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded fund

We shouldn’t care about companies accepting Bitcoin in 2019

Author: Yessi Bello Perez | Website: The Next Web
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Bitcoin – the original cryptocurrency – has been around for a decade, but it’s still struggling to achieve mainstream adoption despite some major companies accepting it as a payment method.

New Zealand Crypto Exchange Cryptopia Resumes Trading with 15% Bitcoin Haircut

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia resumed trading on 40 trade pairs three months after it endured a multi-million dollars theft.

Binance Now Lets Australians Buy Bitcoin With Cash at Over 1,300 Stores

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Binance has unveiled a new platform in Australia that allows users to buy bitcoin with cash from 1,300-plus newsagents.

Researchers Issue 'Genuine' Bitcoin And Crypto Exchange Warning

Author: Billy Bambrough, Contributor, Billy Bambrough, Contributor https://www.forbes.com/sites/billybambrough/ | Website: Forbes.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchanges, many of which have been the subject of scandals over recent years, have struggled to win user and regulatory trust, with trade volume and price manipulation an

Cryptopia Resumes Trading on 40 Pairs With 14% ‘Haircut’ on Bitcoin

Author: Georgi Georgiev | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 03/20/2019

Hacked New Zealand cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia has resumed trading on 40 cryptocurrency pairs, quantified as ‘secured.’ However, users who held Bitcoin (BTC), Litecoin (LTC), and Ethereum (ET

Crypto Market Remains Vulnerable: Litecoin (LTC), BCH, TRX, ADA Price Analysis

Author: Aayush Jindal | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

The total crypto market cap is struggling to climb higher and it could break the $133.0B support. Litecoin (LTC) price moved below the $60 support and it could extend the downside correction.

$25 Million in 2 Weeks: BlockFi Booms as Bitcoin, Ether Investors Seek Interest

Author: Anna Baydakova | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

BlockFi CEO Zac Prince explains in depth how the startup manages the myriad risks of lending and borrowing crypto.

Skycoin Announces Public Release of Skywire Mainnet

Author: Skycoin | Website: Prnewswire.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

SHANGHAI, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Work on Skycoin began in 2011 with the merging of three separate projects that aimed to improve upon the design and implementation of Bitcoin.

Cboe to dump support for bitcoin futures contracts in June

Author: Duncan Riley | Website: Siliconangle.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

15-months after first launching, Cboe Global Markets has announced that it is dropping support for bitcoin futures when the last of the existing contracts expire in June.

Bitcoin And Stellar Get Another Boost From IBM

Author: Panos Mourdoukoutas, Contributor, Panos Mourdoukoutas, Contributor https://www.forbes.com/sites/panosmourdoukoutas/ | Website: Forbes.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

IBM’s Blockchain World Wire global payment network gives a boost to Bitcoin and XLM.

Analyst: 4,000 is a Critical Level that Bitcoin Must Defend, Or Else Significant Losses Could be Imminent

Author: Cole Petersen | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

Bitcoin (BTC) has now firmly planted itself in the low-$4,000 region and appears to be increasingly building relative levels of support at the ever-so-important psychological price of $4,000.

Futuristic $4 million home is going up for auction - but the owner is only taking offers in Bitcoin

Author: https://www.facebook.com/DailyMail | Website: Daily Mail
Publish on: 03/19/2019

The futuristic Byron Bay home looks like something out of the Jetsons, and if it sells it'll be the first home in Australia to be sold using cryptocurrency.

Big Day for Bitcoin Acceptance: Crypto Welcomed at Multi-Billion-Dollar Pair of Retailers

Author: Rick D. | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

Many critics of Bitcoin often argue that its four occasionally five-figure price point is entirely unjustified based on the lack of BTC use in retail.

Will the Binance Move into Aussie Newsagents be a Boon for Crypto Adoption?

Author: Rick D. | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

Global crypto exchange giant Binance has announced that it will be helping to facilitate the sale of Bitcoin in Australia at real-world locations.

TNW: Binance Lite to Allow Australians to Purchase Bitcoin at Newsagents

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance is expanding its “Binance Lite” service to allow Australian residents to purchase Bitcoin (BTC) at newsagents, technology news outlet The Next Web reported on

Neo-Nazis Bet Big on Bitcoin (And Lost)

Author: David Gerard | Website: Foreignpolicy.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

How the far-right's failed cryptocurrency gamble became a bad joke for the Christchurch killer.

Bitcoin Price Pounds into Bull Market, Could Surge to $400,000: Analyst

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

As the bitcoin price continues to hover in a tight range just below $4,000, crypto investors are breathlessly waiting to find out whether bitcoin price can punch through the resistance line that th

Fortune 500 Company Avnet Works With BitBay to Add Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash Payment Option

Author: Cointelegraph By Max Yakubowski | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

One of the global leaders of electronic components distributions is working with BitPay to facilitate a cryptocurrency payment option.

Binance will let you buy Bitcoin with cash from 1,300 stores in Australia

Author: David Canellis | Website: The Next Web
Publish on: 03/19/2019

Binance says cryptocurrency fans in Australia will soon be able to purchase Bitcoin from over 1,300 supported Newsagents across the country.

Bitcoin Accepted as Payment Option by Major US Electronics Company

Author: Christopher Tozzi | Website: Bitcoinmagazine.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

Avnet has become the latest major enterprise to begin accepting payment in bitcoin and other cryptocurrency.

Israeli Court Rules Against One-Size-Fits-All Bitcoin Ban by Bank

Author: Christopher Tozzi | Website: Bitcoinmagazine.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

An Israeli court ruled on March 17, 2019, that banks can't enforce a blanket ban against all accounts linked to cryptocurrency.

Bitcoin’s Share of Total Crypto Market Slips Back Toward 50%

Author: Sam Ouimet | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

Bitcoin's share of the cryptocurrency market is on the verge of falling below 50 percent for the first time in over 7 months.

Blackmailers are posing as CIA agents to steal your Bitcoin

Author: David Canellis | Website: The Next Web
Publish on: 03/19/2019

A cryptocurrency fan has issued a warning: scammers are posing as the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to fool you into giving up $10,000 worth of Bitcoin, so take notice.

Bitcoin SV Virtual Hackathon Takes Place May 4-5 as Lead Up to CoinGeek Conference Toronto

Author: CoinGeek | Website: Prnewswire.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

TORONTO, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bitcoin Association, the leading global organization for Bitcoin business, announces its first ever Bitcoin SV (BSV) Hackathon.

Avnet Leads Industry by Accepting Cryptocurrency

Author:  | Website: Businesswire.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24AVT&src=ctag" target=&

Venezuela: Maduro Administration Targets Bitcoin Remittance

Author: Osato Avan-Nomayo | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

The Venezuela government is reportedly making a move towards collecting fees on Bitcoin remittance payments in the country.

Nobody wants a Bitcoin ETF because cryptocurrency ‘has no...

Author:  | Website: The Next Web
Publish on: 03/19/2019

Nobody wants a Bitcoin ETF because cryptocurrency ‘has no intrinsic value’

Nobody wants a Bitcoin ETF because cryptocurrency ‘has no intrinsic value’

Author: Matthew Beedham | Website: The Next Web
Publish on: 03/19/2019

We’re going to have to take a step back and rethink the whole “Bitcoin exchange traded funds (ETFs) are coming” trope.

Reaching Everyone, Pt III: Why Bitcoin Matters — Privacy, Freedom and Authority

Author: Wassim Alsindi | Website: Hackernoon.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

ICYMI on In The Mesh, read the next parts there first.

A criminal past haunts surviving founder of troubled cryptocurrency exchange Quadriga

Author: Bloomberg News | Website: Financial Post
Publish on: 03/19/2019

After serving time in the U.S. for his crimes, Omar Dhanani was deported to Canada, where he changed his name and reinvented himself as a Bitcoin entrepreneur

A Big Step Backward for Bitcoin

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

A major exchange just eliminated what was supposed to be a huge catalyst for the cryptocurrency industry.

Bitcoin trading hype seems to be fading at Chicago's CBOE

Author: Nick Baker | Website: Chicagotribune.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

Wall Street's love affair with Bitcoin appears to be souring.

Op Ed: Hanging Money Launderers Out to Dry: The Role of KYC/AML in Blockchain

Author: Michael Ou | Website: Bitcoinmagazine.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

Crime isn’t supposed to pay, but sometimes the wages of sin are paid in bitcoin. Last week, Japanese police reported that 2018 saw a tenfold increase of cryptocurrency money laundering.

Dubai Scores Cash for Crypto with the City’s First Bitcoin ATM

Author: Gerelyn Terzo | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 03/19/2019

Dubai, the most populous city of the United Arab Emirates, has just received its maiden bitcoin ATM, giving locals and tourists alike the opportunity to purchase cryptocurrency.

Bloq CEO Jeff Garzik served subpoena over Craig Wright’s claim to be Satoshi Nakamoto

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

Prominent early Bitcoin contributor and Bloq CEO Jeff Garzik has been served a subpoena by a court in Florida over Craig Wright’s claim to be Satoshi Nakamoto, the creator of Bitcoin.

Bitcoin Accepted: Switzerland’s Biggest Online Retailer Enables Crypto Payments

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

The Digitec Galaxus Group, Switzerland’s first online retail store, announced today that its two web platforms would accept payments in cryptocurrencies.

Bitcoin’s $4,000 mark becoming ‘life or death’ for traders, says analyst

Author: Aaron Hankin | Website: Marketwatch.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

Bitcoin prices were relatively unchanged in early trade on Tuesday, hovering below $4,000, a level that‘s growing more important by the day, according to some analysts.

Why The Cryptocurrency Space Is Stronger Than Ever

Author: Gideon Kimbrell, CommunityVoice, Gideon Kimbrell, CommunityVoice https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbestechcouncil/people/gideonkimbrell/ | Website: Forbes.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

It’s safe to say bitcoin is now a legitimate financial asset.

Bitcoin Faces Minor Price Retreat Amid Increasing Bull Exhaustion

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 03/19/2019

Bitcoin is showing signs of buyer exhaustion and could see a minor pullback unless resistance at $4,000 is scaled soon.