Multi-Billion Dollar Crypto Firm: Bitcoin Finding Use as Hedge for Global Crisis

Author: Nick Chong | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 06/16/2019

Throughout its short history, Bitcoin (BTC) has been seen as anything but centralized, sovereign, and censorable.

Bitcoin Worth Over $9,200 as Top Cryptos See Growth

Author: Cointelegraph By Adrian Zmudzinski | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 06/16/2019

Bitcoin crossed the $9,200 mark as most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting moderate growth on the day

Bitcoin entrepreneurs Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss.

Author: CBS News | Website: CBS News
Publish on: 06/16/2019

They became famous as the privileged pair of Harvard athletes who believe Mark Zuckerberg stole their idea for Facebook.

Bitcoin billionaires Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss

Author: CBS News | Website: CBS News
Publish on: 06/16/2019

Famously portrayed in "The Social Network" as the pair of Harvard athletes who believed Mark Zuckerberg stole their idea for Facebook, they're now famously successful cryptocurrency

Top 5 Crypto Performers: NEO, LTC, BTC, ETH, XMR

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 06/16/2019

The total market capitalization of cryptocurrencies had come scaringly close to breaking down below the $100 billion mark in mid-December of last year.

How Digital Payments Like Cryptocurrencies Are Changing the Way We Do Business

Author: Aubrey Hansen | Website: Hackernoon.com
Publish on: 06/16/2019

Cryptocurrencies have democratized the way one person sends funds to another by cutting out the middleman.

Russian Gold-Backed Crypto Slams the Global US Dollar Standard

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 06/16/2019

By CCN Markets: Russia is continuing to explore the possibility of a gold-backed cryptocurrency for use as a cross-border settlement alternative with other countries.

The Truth About Facebook’s Crypto Launch

Author: Howard Lindzon | Website: Howardlindzon.com
Publish on: 06/16/2019

One the biggest technology stories of the week maybe the year is Facebook’s announcements around their token/payment/coin – Libra. Here is The Block’s coverage of it.

What Bitcoin Ban? Indian Central Bank Denies Involvement in Crypto Ban Bill

Author: Darryn Pollock | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 06/16/2019

By CCN Markets: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has denied knowledge of a proposed bill which would see Bitcoin and crypto ownership in India made entirely illegal.

Hype or Hope? A Meeting of the Minds for the Benefit of Crypto

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 06/16/2019

Justin Sun’s upcoming lunch with Warren Buffett is a genius marketing play that can only help the cryptocurrency sector, writes Noelle Acheson.

Bitcoin Price Skyrockets to $9,387: What’s Behind the New 2019 High?

Author: Joseph Young | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 06/16/2019

By CCN Markets: The bitcoin price has surged by seven percent on the day, recording a 32 percent monthly gain and a 151 percent year-to-date gain against the U.S. dollar.

Russia Is Getting Serious About Blockchain, but Remains on the Fence About Cryptocurrencies

Author: Cointelegraph By Stephen O'Neal | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 06/16/2019

Russia is getting bullish about blockchain, which was one of the main topics at a local economic forum. Cryptocurrencies seemed less favorable there, however — learn more in our recap

Jeremy Allaire: Bitcoin to Surpass $10,000 in June Because of Facebook

Author: Harsh Chauhan | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 06/15/2019

By CCN Markets: Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire has made a bold prediction.

The Tech Guy 1600

Author: TWiT | Website: Twit.tv
Publish on: 06/15/2019

Facebook wants to launch a new cryptocurrency, setting up a VPN at home, safer text messaging, the winner of the 2019 Value Electronics TV Shootout, Wi-Fi extenders vs.

If History Rhymes, Bitcoin May Be Trading Around $12,000 By the End of July

Author: Cole Petersen | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

Bitcoin (BTC) and the general crypto markets have been on the up-and-up over the past several months, incurring significant buying pressure that has allowed them to surge significantly from their 2

Family Offices Pour Billions Into eSports, Can Crypto be Next?

Author: Nick Chong | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

Over recent years, eSports — and gaming, in general — have blown up. You may think crypto may have seen growth, but so too has this fledgling sector.

Analysts Expect Ethereum to Follow Litecoin’s Lead and Skyrocket in Near Future, Here’s Why

Author: Cole Petersen | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

The aggregated crypto markets have been facing an influx of bullish momentum over the past several months that is showing few signs of slowing down anytime soon.

Understanding the cryptocurrency ecosystem through Wardley maps

Author: Agost | Website: Agost.blog
Publish on: 06/15/2019

This is the first in a series of blog posts aimed at understanding the crypto ecosystem through Wardley maps.

Crypto Tidbits: Bakkt’s Bitcoin Futures Near, Facebook’s Libra Backed by Uber, Binance to Block US Clients

Author: Nick Chong | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

Another week, another round of Crypto Tidbits. It would be fair to say that the past seven days for Bitcoin (BTC) and its ilk have been rather spectacular.

Scientists track cryptocurrency discussions on Reddit to learn how disinformation spreads

Author: https://www.facebook.com/alan.boyle | Website: Geekwire.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

Computer scientists from the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory have mapped the ebb and flow of Reddit's discussions about cryptocurrency — not only to see how online chatter can predict ma

Facebook to Unveil ‘Libra Association’ and Launch Testnet Next Week: Report

Author: Cointelegraph By Adrian Zmudzinski | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

On June 18, social media giant Facebook will reportedly unveil the Libra Association governing its cryptocurrency project

Europol Announces New Training Game for Tracing Crypto Transactions at Continent’s Largest Crypto Law Enforcement Conference

Author: Cali Haan | Website: Crowdfundinsider.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

Europe's largest cryptocurrency law enforcement event took place this week, June 12th to 14th, at Europol’s headquarters in The Hague, Netherlands, where pan-continental police force also anno

Permalink to Bitfinex Starts Buying Back LEO Tokens Issued to Cover Funds Seized by Law Enforcement

Author: Cali Haan | Website: Crowdfundinsider.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

Bitfinex, a cryptocurrency trading platform and sister company to stable coin-issuer Tether, announced June 14th that buybacks of its LEO token, issued to help cover operational shortfalls, have be

Remember MySpace? Underestimate Facebook Crypto at Your Own Peril

Author: Mark Emem | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 06/15/2019

By CCN Markets: When it comes to what’s gone wrong with Big Tech, the only surprise you would expect is if Facebook was missing from the list.

Former Zerocoin employee files lawsuit against company in a case more human than crypto

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

Disclaimer: These summaries are provided for educational purposes only by Nelson Rosario and Stephen Palley. They are not legal advice.

This Bitcoin Scam in South Africa is Raking in Over $130,000 Every Day

Author: Mark Emem | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 06/15/2019

By CCN Markets: A cryptocurrency investment scheme in South Africa’s Kwa-Zulu Natal Province has proven that having an unoriginal name, Bitcoin Wallet, never stopped any scam from raking in tens of

Crypto Market Rallies $15 Billion: Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, EOS, XLM Analysis

Author: Aayush Jindal | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

The total crypto market cap gained momentum and broke the key $252.0B resistance area. Bitcoin price surged above the $8,500 and $8,650 resistance levels.

Wyoming's laws exempting some digital tokens from state securities rules, and cryptocurrency from state property taxes, spawned dozens of crypto LLCs there (Gregory Barber/Wired)

Author:  | Website: Techmeme.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

Gregory Barber / Wired : Wyoming's laws exempting some digital tokens from state securities rules, and cryptocurrency from state property taxes, spawned dozens of crypto LLCs there — IF YOU BE

I Was Reddit’s First (And Only) Cryptocurrency Engineer

Author: Bailey Reutzel | Website: Youtube.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

Before his move to supporting Craig Wright's bitcoin SV, Ryan X Charles describes his short-lived tenure at reddit and the trolls who made his life hell.

Facebook’s ‘Silicon Valley Coin’ Is A Leap Towards Surveillance Capitalism

Author: Emilio Janus | Website: Bitcoinist.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

The full list of partners working with Facebook to host its new crypto stablecoin has gone public – and already sparked fears of mass data collection.

Facebook, Crypto, British Pound Captivate Wall Street

Author: John Jagerson | Website: Investopedia.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

Facebook is riding the cryptocurrency wave as the S&P 500 continues its consolidation and the British pound slides on renewed Brexit fears.

Appetite for Blockchain Tech Builds Among Korean Banks, but Without Crypto

Author: Cointelegraph By Jee Abbey Lee | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

Banks and former officials in South Korea turn to blockchain for fintech improvement but still without incorporating cryptocurrency

THE GIST of Editorial for UPSC Exams : 15 JUNE 2019 (Crypto conundrum (The Hindu))

Author: user9 | Website: Iasexamportal.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

Crypto conundrum (The Hindu) Mains Paper 3: Economy Prelims level: Crypto currencies Mains level: Regulate digital currencies Context The Centre’s reported plans to criminalise cryptocurrencies 10

Bitcoin Price Jumps Above $8,700 following Binance US Closure

Author: Davit Babayan | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

Bitcoin is becoming a hedging instrument even against the rest of the cryptocurrency market. The post Bitcoin Price Jumps Above $8,700 following Binance US Closure appeared first on NewsBTC.

Bitglass Security Spotlight: Quest Diagnostics Patients’ Personal Information at Risk

Author: Jane Devry | Website: Cybersecurity-insiders.com
Publish on: 06/15/2019

This post was originally published here by Will Houcheime.

Ethereum to Skyrocket by 70 Percent Against Bitcoin, Predicts Analyst

Author: Kiril Nikolaev | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 06/15/2019

By CCN Markets: On May 21, a pseudonymous cryptocurrency technical analyst named “Rampage” posted on Twitter that ETH/BTC is about ready to catch up to ETH/USD.

Redeeming ICOs: Understanding the New DApp System as Explained by ADN’s Einstein

Author: Press Release | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 06/14/2019

Recent news broke about the publishing of ADN’s official press releases on cryptocurrency news outlets like CoinTelegraph, CCN, and BitcoinMagazine.

New Report Illustrates The Problem With Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Author: Yoav Vilner, Contributor, Yoav Vilner, Contributor https://www.forbes.com/sites/yoavvilner/ | Website: Forbes.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

New report suggests 95% of reported daily volume might be fake.

Cryptocurrency-Normalizing Apps - The 'Crypterium' App Makes Cryptocurrency More Accessible (TrendHunter.com)

Author: Michael Hemsworth | Website: Trendhunter.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

( TrendHunter.com ) Using cryptocurrencies for payment is gaining popularity but isn't as applicable as traditional methods, which is something that the ‘Crypterium' app aims to

Roostoo – Real-Time Crypto Arbitrage & Token Insights

Author: BetaList | Website: Betalist.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

Real-Time Crypto Arbitrage & Token Insights

Pacquiao to hold free concert with Pac token launch

Author: Roy Luarca | Website: Rappler.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

MANILA, Philippines – Manny Pacquiao rekindles his passion for music when he stages a free concert at Smart Araneta Coliseum on Sunday, September 1.

Visa, Uber And PayPal Are Reportedly Backing Facebook's Cryptocurrency

Author: Victoria Song | Website: Gizmodo.com.au
Publish on: 06/14/2019

After months of rumours, it appears a Facebook cryptocurrency is imminent.

JPMorgan Says Importance of Bitcoin Futures Has Been Understated

Author:  | Website: Yahoo.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

Recent reports from cryptocurrency asset manager Bitwise and the Blockchain Transparency Institute indicate that only a small percentage of reported trading may be authentic.

jactPy 0.1

Author:  | Website: Pypi.org
Publish on: 06/14/2019

Just another cryptocurrency ticker in Python

Bitcoin turns crypto haven as biggest exchange plans to restrict US users

Author: Bloomberg | Website: Freemalaysiatoday.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

Bitcoin gains as much as 2.4% to US$8,463 while just about all the so-called alt-coins such as Ether, Litecoin and EOS were in the red.

Revealed: new cyber issue poised to become number one threat - Insurance Business

Author: Alicja Grzadkowska | Website: Insurancebusinessmag.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

Cryptojacking is the ‘secret commandeering’ of a business’s computing power to mine for cryptocurrencies that in turn gives companies a headache and criminal miners a cryptocoin payout if their eff

Facebook gets big backers for its cryptocurrency

Author: Business Insider | Website: The Times of India
Publish on: 06/14/2019

The Wall Street Journal reports that the Silicon Valley technology giant has enlisted a number of high-profile firms including Uber, MasterCard, Stripe, Visa, and Booking.

The Bitcoin Game #64: Farbood Nivi of Coinmine

Author: adam@letstalkbitcoin.com (The LTB Network), The LTB Network | Website: Letstalkbitcoin.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

The other day, an interesting post crossed my path on "Crypto Twitter." This guy was super excited about receiving his Coinmine, a device I was not familiar with.

Fintech Pioneer Fights Back Against Seed Investor-Turned-Scammer

Author: OLiverT12 | Website: Slashdot.org
Publish on: 06/14/2019

SAN JOSÉ, COSTA RICA, April 14th. 2019 – After four years, a continent-spanning saga of theft, betrayal, cryptocurrency, and concealed identity may soon draw to a close in London and San José.

John McAfee Pledges to Expose Corruption in the US Government

Author: P. H. Madore | Website: Crypto Coins News
Publish on: 06/14/2019

By CCN Markets: In a somewhat bizarre video tweet around lunch on Friday, cryptocurrency aficionado and repetitive presidential candidate John McAfee said he’s launching a website dedicated to expo

Bitcoin Continues Respecting Seven-Year Trendline as Bullish Momentum Flourishes

Author: Cole Petersen | Website: Newsbtc.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

Bitcoin (BTC) has incurred a large amount of buying pressure over the past couple of days that has allowed it to climb well into the $8,000 region, which appears to have signaled that the cryptocur

Bitcoin Suddenly Bounces--Here's Why

Author: Billy Bambrough, Contributor, Billy Bambrough, Contributor https://www.forbes.com/sites/billybambrough/ | Website: Forbes.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

Bitcoin, still by a long way the largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, has been making up ground after being left in the dust by one of it's biggest rivals litecoin this week...

Hottest crypto is up 330% this year and its name isn’t Bitcoin

Author: Bloomberg | Website: Freemalaysiatoday.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

Litecoin is the year's top performing cryptocurrency, gaining more than 330% since the beginning of the year and outpacing all its crypto peers including Ether, XRP and even Bitcoin.

United States Residents Will Lose Access to Many Altcoins Starting in September

Author: Cointelegraph By Max Boddy | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

Cryptocurrency investors will be unable to trade many tokens after Binanace’s main exchange platform becomes unavailable to U.S.-based accounts in September

Cryptos: Facebook’s cryptocurrency foray leads bitcoin to its best trading stretch in 3 weeks

Author: Mark DeCambre | Website: Marketwatch.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

Reports that Facebook Inc. is about to roll out a cryptocurrency as soon as next week have helped bitcoin to notch its best weekly trading period in about three weeks.

Report: Facebook Secures Support From Dozens of New Firms for Its Crypto Project

Author: Cointelegraph By Ana Alexandre | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

Social media platform Facebook has reportedly secured support from dozens of players in the cryptocurrency and blockchain sector for its forthcoming digital currency.

Facebook's New Cryptocurrency, Libra, Gets Big Backers (Wall Street Journal)

Author:  | Website: Memeorandum.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

Wall Street Journal : Facebook's New Cryptocurrency, Libra, Gets Big Backers — Visa, Mastercard, PayPal and Uber are among firms that will invest around $10 million each in consortium that wil

Exclusive: New Report Reveals Details of Telegram’s TON Blockchain

Author: Cointelegraph By Stephen O'Neal | Website: Cointelegraph.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

New report reveals more details about one of the most anticipated projects in crypto, the TON blockchain.

Facebook's cryptocurrency venture getting some new backers

Author: Melissa Lee | Website: CNBC
Publish on: 06/14/2019

Chewy surges after IPO. With CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders, Tim Seymour, Steve Grasso, Dan Nathan and Guy Adami.

How to Invest in Bitcoin

Author: Kevin Voigt | Website: Nerdwallet.com
Publish on: 06/14/2019

Buying bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies can be a fun way to explore an experimental new investment. But it’s also true that any investment in cryptocurrency should carry a warning label…