Bitcoin’s Coronavirus Selloff Throws Cold Water on Safe-Haven Argument

Author: Bradley Keoun | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

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Bitcoin Magazine: Bitcoin's Solvency and Security with Coinfloor's Obi Nwosu & Blockstack's Muneeb Ali

Author: adam@letstalkbitcoin.com (The LTB Network), The LTB Network | Website: Letstalkbitcoin.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

In this episode, Dave Hollerith speaks with Coinfloor's Obi Nwosu and Blockstack's Muneeb Ali, two leaders who have run companies in the community since 2013.

The Knives are Out on Crypto Twitter as Bitcoin OG Turns into Altcoin Shill

Author: Rick Delafont | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

One of the earliest Bitcoin proponents is facing criticism for publicly endorsing an alternative crypto asset.

Houston tech group acquires Virginia-based medication data firm

Author: Chris Mathews | Website: Bizjournals.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

The Houston tech group has subsidiaries in health care tech, managed IT services, cryptocurrency and other verticals.

Price Analysis Feb 24: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, BSV, LTC, EOS, BNB, XTZ, ADA

Author: Cointelegraph By Rakesh Upadhyay | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Many cryptocurrencies are struggling to break above their overhead resistances, which could result in a minor correction or consolidation in the next few days

CFTC Tech Committee to Discuss Cryptocurrency, Stablecoins and More

Author: JD Alois | Website: Crowdfundinsider.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Agenda. 10:00am Opening Remarks. 10:10am Panel I: FIA on Audit Trail. An overview of recommendations to streamline existing CFTC audit trial requirements.

Bitcoin Craters to $9,500 After Fakeout: Here’s Why It’s Time to Pay Attention

Author: Nick Chong | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

On Sunday, analysts were starting to flip bullish on Bitcoin.

New Jersey Lawmaker Wants to Create a Crypto License

Author: Nikhilesh De | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

New Jersey Assemblywoman Yvonne Lopez has introduced a licensing regime for crypto businesses, authorizing the state banking regulator to oversee the space.

IRS Crypto Tax Return Question — Be Careful How You Answer

Author: Cointelegraph By Robert W. Wood | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

The Internal Revenue Service classifies crypto as property and now wants to know whether or not you acquired any financial interest from cryptocurrency in the last year

Bitcoin Just Dropped Below a Key Level That Could Spark a “Nasty” Selloff

Author: Cole Petersen | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Bitcoin’s volatile week has shown no signs of slowing down, as BTC bulls made a fleeting attempt to propel the cryptocurrency over $10,000 overnight which was closely followed by yet another sharp

US Develops Cryptocurrency Intelligence Program Targeting P2P Sites, Forums, Darknet Markets

Author: Activist Post | Website: Activistpost.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

By Kevin Helms The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has revealed a cryptocurrency intelligence program aimed at identifying unlicensed crypto businesses using P2P sites, online...

OKEx Makes OKB and 18 Other Assets Available for Spot Margin Trading and Savings, Also Introduces Mark Price System

Author: Guest Author | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

The Spot Margin trading and Savings service on OKEx have received a huge boost as the leading cryptocurrency exchange platform announced the addition of 19 new assets.

Ethereum Sets Record for Most Bullish String of Weekly Price Action Yet

Author: Tony Spilotro | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

The number two cryptocurrency by market cap, Ethereum, has been leading the crypto rally of 2020, causing its value to more than double year-to-date.

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao: Bitcoin SV Founder Craig Wright ‘Is a Fraud’

Author: Cointelegraph By Adrian Zmudzinski | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Bitcoin SV founder Craig Wright “is a fraud,” according to Changpeng Zhao, the CEO and co-founder of major crypto exchange Binance

G20 Urges Countries to Adopt Tough FATF Rules on Cryptocurrencies

Author: Paddy Baker | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

FATF's guidance compels crypto exchanges to share user data with one another.

Warren Buffett: Cryptocurrency 'has no value' – 'I don't own any and never will' - CNBC

Author: feedfeeder | Website: Slashdot.org
Publish on: 02/24/2020

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Warren Buffett blasts bitcoin as worthless and vows he will never own a cryptocurrency

Author: Theron Mohamed | Website: Businessinsider.com.au
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Warren Buffett trashed bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as worthless in a CNBC interview on Monday. "Cryptocurrencies basically have no value," he said.

Warren Buffett: Cryptocurrency ‘has no value’ – ‘I don’t own any and never will’

Author: CNBC | Website: Freerepublic.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Berkshire Hathaway CEO and Chairman Warren Buffett on Monday reaffirmed his aversion to cryptocurrencies.

Tron CEO: Bitcoin to Break $100K in 2025 and Pull Up Other Coins

Author: Cointelegraph By Helen Partz | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Tron CEO Justin Sun believes that Bitcoin will cross $100,000 mark in or before 2025, while other cryptos like ETH and XRP will follow the trend

Warren Buffett Declares He Will Never Own Cryptocurrency

Author: Trevor Smith | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

In an interview just released on CNBC, billionaire financier Warren Buffett reiterated his long-held position that cryptocurrency has no intrinsic value, and made clear that he would never own any.

Warren Buffett Admits He Doesn’t Hold Bitcoin, Tron or Any Crypto

Author: Yashu Gola | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Even a $4.5 million charity lunch was not enough to turn benchmark investor Warren Buffett into a crypto enthusiast.

Blockchain Pioneer Caitlin Long to Build Crypto Bank in Wyoming

Author: Nathan DiCamillo | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

A Wyoming corporation founded by Caitlin Long is preparing to apply for a special purpose depository institution (SPDI) charter with the state’s division of banking.

Passive Crypto Income Can Benefit Billions of People, OKEx Executive Says at Blockchain Economy 2020, Turkey

Author:  | Website: Prnewswire.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

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‘I Will Use Bitcoin SV to Buy Drugs,’ Junkie Dares Abusive Craig Wright

Author: Yashu Gola | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Craig Wright‘s efforts to “weed out” drug users from his pet blockchain project, Bitcoin SV, is meeting resistance in a new kind of challengers. An anonymous person took Reddit to dare Mr.

Warren Buffett discusses Berkshire succession, PG&E, Kraft Heinz, Kroger, cryptocurrency on CNBC

Author: Reuters | Website: Nationalpost.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Warren buffett, referring to global stock selloff, says his company berkshire hathaway would ‘certainly be more inclined’ to buy stocks today than on friday, and would feel ‘better’ about doing it

Warren Buffett: Cryptocurrency 'has no value' – 'I don't own any and never will'

Author: Jessica Bursztynsky | Website: CNBC
Publish on: 02/24/2020

The Berkshire Hathaway CEO and chairman told CNBC on Monday that he's staying away from cryptocurrencies. "I don't own any cryptocurrency and I never will," he said.

Warren Buffett: 'I don't own any cryptocurrency and I never will'

Author: CNBC US Source | Website: CNBC
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Berkshire Hathaway's chairman and CEO Warren Buffett told CNBC's Becky Quick on Monday that he's staying away from cryptocurrencies.

Drug Dealer Loses $58M in Bitcoin After Landlord Accidentally Throws Codes Out

Author: msmash | Website: Slashdot.org
Publish on: 02/24/2020

An anonymous reader shares a report: Between 2011 and 2012, 49-year-old Clifton Collins bought 6,000 Bitcoin using money he earned from growing and selling weed, reports The Irish Times.

Tyler Winklevoss’ Had a $3 Million ‘Bitcoin Pizza Moment’ With Space Travel

Author: Cointelegraph By Ana Alexandre | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Crypto entrepreneur Tyler Winklevoss is reportedly the owner of the world’s most expensive ticket to space, which he bought for Bitcoins now worth $3 million

Fan Token Platform Socios Announces Prepaid Fiat-Crypto Card

Author: Cointelegraph By Marie Huillet | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Sports fan token project Socios plans to launch an integrated membership and fiat-crypto prepaid debit card, which also provides blockchain-based global ID functionality

Crypto Exchange Binance Adds Hong Kong Dollars to Fiat Gateway

Author: Cointelegraph By Adrian Zmudzinski | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance now supports Hong Kong dollars on its fiat currency gateway

Janet Jackson’s Billionaire Ex Sues Facebook Over Crypto Scam

Author: Christina Comben | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Janet Jackson’s ex-husband, Qatari billionaire Wissam Al Mana, is suing Facebook over fake ads using his image to endorse a crypto scam.

Infographic: An Overview of Compromised Bitcoin Exchange Events

Author: Bitcoin Magazine | Website: Bitcoinmagazine.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Cryptocurrency exchanges offering bitcoin have a long and turbulent history of compromises, hacks and outright scams.

CREAM to Collaborate with Singapore Based Cryptocurrency Exchange Bitrue

Author: PR Newswire | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

In an announcement released on Monday, CREAM and cryptocurrency exchange Bitrue have announced a partnership which will focus on pushing real value to CREAM-incubated projects and the wider VeChain

Shopify Joins Facebook-Backed Libra Association Cryptocurrency Collective

Author: Christine Zosche | Website: Adweek.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Facebook-backed cryptocurrency collective the Libra Association has lost quite a few members since being formed last June, but it gained a prominent one in the ecommerce space Friday.

RippleNet to Help Major Arab bank in Filipino Expansion - Inside Bitcoins

Author:  | Website: Insidebitcoins.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

The United Arab Emirates is moving swiftly into the cryptocurrency space, and a new partnership with Ripple would bolster this.

Bitcoin Risks Drop to $8.7K as Accurate Fractal Flashes Sell-off Sentiment

Author: Yashu Gola | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Bitcoin is risking massive price declines below $9,000 as a historically accurate fractal indicates traders’ sell-off sentiment.

Blockchain: Where does the real potential lie?

Author: Ramesh Srinivasan | Website: Bigthink.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

The hype around blockchain technology has been sufficiently steady since its arrival.

Investor Put $1k In Top 10 Crypto Assets to Start 2020. Here’s How It’s Going Now

Author: Nick Chong | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Despite Bitcoin’s extremely strong performance in 2019, crypto assets as a class didn’t fare too well. Sure, some altcoins like Litecoin managed to surge by hundreds of percent.

Binance Now Supports Deposits and Withdrawals in Hong-Kong Dollars

Author: Daniel Palmer | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

The exchange has opened a fiat gateway for Hong Kong dollars, serving a jurisdiction in which banking services for crypto firms are notoriously tough to find.

YouTube’s Crypto Saga Continues? Ivan On Tech’s Popular Channel Gets A 3-Month Strike - CryptoPotato

Author: George Georgiev | Website: Cryptopotato.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

The saga with the largest video sharing platform YouTube and cryptocurrency content producers continues. This time, another large account has complained

Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin and Blockchain Trends

Author:  | Website: Allafrica.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

[Ghanaian Times] Cryptocurrency is defined as a digital currency in which encryption techniques are used to regulate the generation of units of currency and verify the transfer of funds, operating

New Simpsons Episode Features Jim Parsons Giving a Crypto Explainer for the Masses

Author: Daniel Palmer | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

The latest episode of The Simpsons has tried to break down the complex world of cryptocurrencies, with some success.

Janet Jackson's Billionaire Ex Sues Facebook Over Bogus Crypto Ads

Author: Cointelegraph By Marie Huillet | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Janet Jackson’s ex-husband, the Qatari billionaire Wissam Al Mana, is suing Facebook after a crypto scam used his image to promote itself in the Middle East without his permission

How the Ethereum Foundation Got UNICEF to Embrace Blockchain

Author: Leigh Cuen | Website: Coindesk.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

Here's what's going on with the $150,000 worth of bitcoin and ether the Ethereum Foundation donated to UNICEF’s experimental crypto fund.

Turkey Taking the Centre Stage in the World of Blockchain in 2020

Author: Cointelegraph By Erhan Korhaliller | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 02/24/2020

To avoid recession of national economics Turkey is planning to become the crypto and blockchain hab in Eurasia: What has been done and what to expect in the future?

Government-backed Perth Mint Gold Token debuts on KuCoin exchange

Author: Duncan Riley | Website: Siliconangle.com
Publish on: 02/23/2020

The Perth Mint Gold Token, a cryptocurrency token secured by gold and guaranteed by the government of Western Australia, begins public trading today, debuting on the KuCoin exchange.

Assemblywoman Introduces Digital Asset and Blockchain Technology Act

Author: Cointelegraph By Turner Wright | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 02/23/2020

A new bill introduced by a NJ assemblywoman would make it illegal for crypto firms to operate in the state without a business license

Bitcoin’s Potential to Benefit the African-American Community

Author: Cointelegraph By Turner Wright | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 02/23/2020

Cryptocurrency is rapidly becoming accepted by more people in the United States. Will African-Americans be the next group to benefit?

Bitcoin (BTC) Is Strongest Driver for Crime, Says Cybersecurity Expert - U.Today

Author:  | Website: U.today
Publish on: 02/23/2020

According to Barzillay, who joined other pundits during an event at Tel Aviv University, the leading cryptocurrency is dangerous because it allows bad actors to send money on the internet in a simi

Can Intelligence Agencies Spy on Your Crypto Transactions?

Author: Ricardo Martinez | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 02/23/2020

The recent Crypto AG story has taken the world by storm. During the cold war, the CIA and W.

Bitcoin Gearing Up for Another Parabolic Leg After Flying Past Key Resistance

Author: Cole Petersen | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 02/23/2020

Bitcoin’s prolonged bout of sideways trading at $9,600 has had a bullish resolution, as BTC buyers were able to catalyze an intense overnight rally that led the crypto all the way to $10,000, befor

Sunday Digest: Bitcoin Price, DeFi, And Keiser’s Back

Author: Emilio Janus | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 02/23/2020

The boxing world saw Tyson Fury regain his world heavyweight title from Deontay Wilder last night, in a convincing win for the Brit. But how did bitcoin and other cryptos perform this week?

‘Sitting This out Seems a Poor Option’: Why Now Is the Best Time to Invest in Cryptocurrencies

Author: Rachel Cormack | Website: Robbreport.com
Publish on: 02/23/2020

Bite the bitcoin bullet.

Analyst Explains Why Bitcoin Is About to Go Vertical to $17,000

Author: Nick Chong | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 02/23/2020

Over the past few days, Bitcoin has been flagging.

Crypto Appears on The Simpsons Where Jim Parsons Explains it's 'Cash of the Future'

Author: Cointelegraph By Ting Peng | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 02/23/2020

As cryptocurrency being explained and predicted as the future cash in the mainstream TV sitcom Simpsons, the crypto fans are cheering for a bull run

Security Affairs newsletter Round 252

Author: Pierluigi Paganini | Website: Securityaffairs.co
Publish on: 02/23/2020

A new round of the weekly newsletter arrived!

Binance CEO Makes Rare Price Prediction—Says This Is When To Buy Bitcoin

Author: Billy Bambrough, Contributor, Billy Bambrough, Contributor https://www.forbes.com/sites/billybambrough/ | Website: Forbes.com
Publish on: 02/23/2020

Changpeng Zhao, the widely-respected founder and chief executive of the world's biggest bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange Binance, has broken his rule against market forecasting...

Check out These 7 Crypto-Friendly Alternatives to Your Local Bank - Cryptonews

Author: Alex Lielacher | Website: Cryptonews.com
Publish on: 02/23/2020

Check out These 7 Crypto-Friendly Alternatives to Your Local Bank Cryptonews

The Discovery That Ties an Ancient Pottery Shard to a Cryptocurrency

Author: Candida Moss | Website: Thedailybeast.com
Publish on: 02/23/2020

Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast Whether you text, type, scrawl chicken scratch onto a doctor’s pad, or inscribe calligraphy in your bullet journal, everyone who shares a language