Recognized Ohio Museum Great Lakes Science Center Starts Accepting Bitcoin Payments
Mon Nov 12 2018 21:25:22 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
A new museum in the United States will start accepting Bitcoin as a means of payment. The Great Lakes Science Center, located in Cleveland, Ohio, will begin accepting the most popular virtual currency in the world as a payment method since November 13. According to local reports, the institution took the decision to start accepting Bitcoin in order to help the local blockchain and cryptocurrency
SEBA Crypto AG CEO Shares Growing Interests In New Crypto Bank Including Multiple “Large Asset Managers”
Mon Nov 12 2018 21:25:20 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
SEBA Crypto AG Sees Growing Interests In Their Crypto Bank, Including “Large Asset Manager” The CEO of SEBA Crypto AG, a startup in Switzerland, recently had an interview this month to talk about their efforts towards adoption. One of the main topics of interest was the way that other “large asset managers” from Germany and other countries are becoming engrossed in their cryptocurrency bank. The
Ethereum Classic (ETC) Is A Slow But Sure Long-Term Winner
Mon Nov 12 2018 21:19:55 GMT+0100 (CET)
Chart for ETC/USD (1W) Ethereum Classic (ETC) is a slow but sure winner 5 to 10 years from now. Now, a lot of people are going to object to my use of the word, “slow”. Ethereum Classic (ETC) is slow and I’m going to explain how that is a good thing and not a
BitMEX CEO: “We Don’t Trade Against Our Customers”
Mon Nov 12 2018 21:19:45 GMT+0100 (CET)Ethereum World News
BitMEX — “An Opaque Entity” Although BitMEX is one of the crypto market’s most prominent platforms, there is a multitude of industry players that have yet to trust the exchange in full. For those who are unaware, the Seychelles-based, Hong Kong-headquartered platform has become well-known for its margin trading feature, which utilizes a somewhat complicated sequence of insurance
Hash Power Favors Craig Wright Camp in Looming Bitcoin Cash Fork
Mon Nov 12 2018 21:17:37 GMT+0100 (CET)
Hash Power Favors Craig Wright Camp in Looming Bitcoin Cash Fork Ready for a hash war? Bitcoin cash’s upcoming network update (or hard fork) is coming on November 15, but a fractious divide between competing stakeholders has raised the specter that the fourth largest cryptocurrency by market cap – which broke off from bitcoin in the heat… The post Hash Power Favors Craig Wright Camp
Ripple Moves XRP Security Lawsuit to Federal Court, Attorneys Call It Brilliant
Mon Nov 12 2018 21:17:09 GMT+0100 (CET)NewsBTC
Ripple Labs is now attempting to move a lawsuit against them regarding the status of XRP as a potential security into a federal court, which is being lauded as a brilliant strategic move by a notable attorney familiar with the situation. The lawsuit against Ripple Labs was first brought about by plaintiffs. They are accusing the blockchain company of offering investors an unregistered security
Judging The Merits Of Cryptocurrency Custodial Services And Owning Your Bitcoin Private Keys
Mon Nov 12 2018 21:08:35 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Are Crypto Custodial Services Similar To Institutional Robbery? A popular bitcoin advocate and author of Mastering Bitcoin, Andreas Antonopoulos, has shared his thoughts on whether cryptocurrency and bitcoin banks are a robbery tool designed to negatively impact bitcoin’s value and price. He made this known in a recent interview on YouTube that Bitcoin is really underestimated as it can be easily
Hackers Take Over Verified Politician Twitter Accounts to Promote Fake Crypto Giveaways Using Elon Musk’s Name
Mon Nov 12 2018 21:08:34 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Hackers Take Over Verified Twitter Accounts to Promote Fake Crypto Giveaways in the Name of Elon Musk One of the biggest issues that plague the cryptocurrency industry is the abundance of scammers and hackers. There are many ways that they are able to trick consumers, which has led to numerous protocols to prevent or prohibit it. With the creativity of scammers, many investors are taking note of
UK Crypto Exchange Finatex to Dissolve Operations Per German Crypto Regulator Request
Mon Nov 12 2018 21:08:32 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
BaFin, the German Financial Supervisory Authority, recently shut down operations of Finatex Ltd., a UK-based cryptocurrency exchange. BaFin had ordered the exchange to “cease cross-border proprietary trading immediately” for its failure to abide by German regulations of receiving authorization to operate transaction across borders. BaFin regulatory exercises its authority when it comes to
New BCH Stats Reveal 2 Out Of 3 Bitcoin Cash Miners Back Craig Wright’s Satoshi Vision Client
Mon Nov 12 2018 21:08:31 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
TwoThirds Of Bitcoin Cash Miners Back Satoshi Vision Client The Bitcoin Cash hash war continues with an unexpected – at least some days ago – result. Around 66% of Bitcoin Cash (BCH) miners are now supporting Craig Wright’s proposal known as Satoshi Vision. This hard fork and client proposal aims at following Wright’s position about how to scale the Bitcoin Cash network. Moreover,
Bitcoin price stability is 'calm before the storm', cryptocurrency analysts predict
Mon Nov 12 2018 21:01:10 GMT+0100 (CET)
'This is not the first time bitcoin has seen calm waters,' one expert
Trader Jailed and Fined Over $1 Million for Bitcoin and Litecoin Fraud Scheme
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:59:44 GMT+0100 (CET)Bitcoin Magazine
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) issued a press release on Friday, November 9, 2018, stating that it had fined Arizona resident Joseph Kim for perpetrating a fraudulent cryptocurrency trading scheme against his former employer and other investors. The same day, a District Court in the Northern District of Illinois sentenced Kim to 15 months on wire fraud
Beware of fake Elon Musk! Hackers take over major Twitter accounts in latest bitcoin scam
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:55:06 GMT+0100 (CET)Home | Mail Online
Major publishing houses, clothing manufacturers and even accounts belonging to two members of Congress, Frank Pallone and  Brenda Lawrence were taken
[Grand Theft Bitcoin: Scam City] Craig Wright Attacks Jihan Wu and Roger Ver Amid BCH Hard Fork
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:51:34 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
The Bitcoin Cash community seems very divided just days ahead of the network upgrade that the network has scheduled. Craig Wright, the promoter of the Bitcoin SV (Satoshi Vision) is attacking those that support the Bitcoin ABC client, including Roger Ver and Jihan Wu. Craig Wright appeared a few days ago, in a video that was hosted by Tone Vays, a Bitcoin supporter. He talked about the upcoming
Stellar (XLM) Blockchain Wallet and DEX Interstellar Launches Bulletproofs Privacy Protocol in Pre-Release
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:51:32 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
The cryptocurrency wallet and exchange Interstellar, has launched the pre-release version of the Bulletproofs implementation. This is very important in order to enhance privacy in the network. This information was released on November 8 in a blog post. As per the announcement, the Bulletrpoofs implementation will provide a stable interface for creating and verifying range proofs. These range
Bitcoin Analysis: Price Stuck Below 6360-6384 Resistance Zone
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:42:31 GMT+0100 (CET)CCN
Bitcoin kicked off the week by erasing gains made during the weekend, falling 1 percent against the US Dollar. The BTC/USD pair stayed depressed despite an upside attempt, printing intraday lows near 6319-fiat against the high at 6384-fiat. The breakdown action in the European forex market helped the dollar establish its 16-month high. Due to the The post Bitcoin Analysis: Price Stuck Below
IMF Official to Ripple Co-founder – IMF involved in research, publication on crypto-assets and blockchain
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:42:29 GMT+0100 (CET)
In a recent interview with Ripple’s Co-founder Brad Garlinghouse, Ross Leckow, an Internation Monetary Fund [IMF] official discussed the Fintech industry and the role of blockchain in it, especially from the perspective of the ASEAN region. He stated that the monetary authority is taking a noticeable interest in the field and seeking guidance from the best in private as well as public
Bitcoin (BTC) Hashrate Falls from 54 to 47 Quintillion Amid Profitability Concerns and BCH Hash War
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:34:14 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
It seems that the Bitcoin hash rate is experiencing a decline in the last days. According to data provided by, the Bitcoin hash rate taking into account the 7 days average. If we see the daily hash rate fluctuation it is also possible to see a decline but is not as hard as in the other chart. On November 4, the Bitcoin network had a hash rate of 54,000,000 TH/s. On November 11, the
Ethereum Classic (ETC) Transaction Power Outduels the Likes of LTC, BCH, ZEC and DASH
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:34:13 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Different platforms have varying daily transaction amounts and some surmise that BCH, Dash, and LTC are top contenders. One of the platforms, Dash, transactions in many countries and is recognized for its popularity. Thus, it may come as a surprise that these are not the platforms with the highest exchange amount – in fat, Ethereum Classic is at the top of the list. Ethereum Classic (ETC)
Latest Bitcoin, Blockchain and Cryptocurrency News For November 12 [VIDEO]
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:34:12 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Daniel Nagy Follows 7-Year Legal Struggle With Ethereum-Based Swarm For Decentralized Storage Daniel Nagy Follows 7-Year Legal Struggle With Ethereum-Based Swarm For Decentralized Storage MUFG To Utilize Ripple (XRP) As A New Cross-Border Payment Service In Banco Bradesco Partnership MUFG To Utilize Ripple (XRP) As A New Cross-Border Payment Service In Banco Bradesco Partnership Controversial
Good news for bitcoin investors? Cryptocurrency “bull run” ahead
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:29:20 GMT+0100 (CET)
Bitcoin is trading at $6,369.30 while ethereum and litecoin are hovering around $210.1 and $50.8&nbsp | &nbspPhoto Credit:&nbspRepresentative Image Bitcoin prices have stabilised around $6,400 since October 2018 whereas equity markets have been tumbling, this may be a sign of relief to all the cryptocurrency investors and traders. Since June 2018, bitcoin is
3 Stocks to Bet on Blockchain
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:29:19 GMT+0100 (CET)
Photograph by Rishi Deep Text size Blockchain technology, the software behind bitcoin, has been heralded as a potential trillion-dollar innovation. But investors have few ways to invest in the technology, which is still in its infancy and has attracted as many skeptics as proponents. There are multiple exchange-traded funds that hold companies that have
Libertarian Paradise – Interview with the First President of Liberland
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:26:15 GMT+0100 (CET)
Vít Jedlička was in Tel Aviv to judge a governance-focused blockchain
Federal Court Evaluates When Cryptocurrency May Constitute a Security in a Criminal Case
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:25:43 GMT+0100 (CET)Securities Law RSS Feed | JD Supra Law News
The regulatory framework for virtual currencies is evolving, as federal and state regulators and courts wrestle with the circumstances in which cryptocurrencies are securities. For instance, the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”)...By: Winstead
Bitcoin sits on 100EMA. To buy or not to buy?
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:18:20 GMT+0100 (CET)Forexlive RSS Breaking News Feed
Bitcoin, to buy or not to buy That is indeed the question. The reality is that Bitcoin buying has been fuelled largely by hype. The technology behind it, the Blockchain technology, may be excellent. However, the strong buying of BITCOIN is not happening. I flip flop about what I think about Bitcoin, but the lack
Ethereum Co-Founder Predicts A Radical Overhaul Of Society
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:11:36 GMT+0100 (CET)CryptoYum
Lubin believes blockchain and decentralization can help to spur innovation across all levels of
Binance CEO: Volume, User Signup Indicators Are Healthy For Crypto
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:11:29 GMT+0100 (CET)Ethereum World News
Volume On Binance May Have Dried Up, But Its CEO Has Remained Undeterred  It goes without saying that 2018’s bear market hasn’t been kind to crypto exchanges, with volumes drying up and traders exiting this nascent space en-masse. Data gathered by Ran NeuNer’s CNBC Africa-sponsored Crypto Trader has revealed that from September to October alone, volumes tallied on Binance, OkEX,
Crimean Government Considers Creation of Blockchain Cluster and Crypto Fund
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:10:10 GMT+0100 (CET)
Crimean Government Considers Creation of Blockchain Cluster and Crypto Fund Crimean authorities are considering creating a blockchain-cluster in the form of a cryptocurrency investment fund to attract tech businesses to the territory. The cluster would be located within the special economic zones (SEZ) in Crimea and its largest city Sevastopol, major state-operated Russian news agency
Bitfinex: New Fee Policy Suggests $30,000 Fee to Withdraw $1 Million
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:10:06 GMT+0100 (CET)
Cryptocurrency exchange platform Bitfinex recently released an updated fee structure for fiat withdrawals. The twelfth-largest exchange also revealed that it processed more $1 billion in fiat withdrawals throughout October 2018. Three Percent In an announcement published on the platform’s website on Sunday (November 11, 2018), Bitfinex revealed its new fee structure. According to the statement,
Is there a way to use a python script to parse data from Bitcoin Core?
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:09:41 GMT+0100 (CET)
I have downloaded Bitcoin Core and the Blockchain, and I was wondering if there is a way to use Python in combination with the commands from Bitcoin Core to iterate through transactions in order to parse and dump into
Trade Finance Gets Blockchain Boost – But Will Disruption Follow?
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:05:13 GMT+0100 (CET)
Readers of this space know that trade finance – which concerns both domestic and international B2B transactions – has been mired in paper.  Paper checks, letters, letters of credit…even fax transmissions (and yes, e-mail of course). The dependence on dead trees for finance wrought up and down supply chains may be lessening, at least a bit, if the hope beyond blockchain makes the leap from hype to
Can Bitcoin Grow During a Recession? Fiat’s Difficulty is Cryptocurrency’s Opportunity
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:01:02 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
There are some economists and experts that believe that the world will be experiencing a new recession in the short- or middle-term. This recession could be linked to the United States and its economy. Bitcoin speculators and investors believe that the virtual currency could rise during recession periods. However, this could not be the case. During typical recessions Bitcoin would be sold as
NEM Skyrockets as Coincheck Resumes Trading, Altcoins Trade Up Amidst Bitcoin Stability
Mon Nov 12 2018 20:20:14 GMT+0100 (CET)NewsBTC
NEM (XEM) is currently trading up nearly 20% as cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck resumes its normal trading activity. NEM’s meteoric price rise comes amidst overall market stability, with Bitcoin (BTC) trading steadily at $6,400, and most altcoins trading up. At the time of writing, Bitcoin is trading at $6,400, recovering from a slight dip into the mid-$6,300 region. Bitcoin is still trading
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:52:28 GMT+0100 (CET)
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Mon Nov 12 2018 19:52:27 GMT+0100 (CET)
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GMO Internet Reports Cryptocurrency Exchange Profit Rose Over 34% in Q3 2018
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:58:51 GMT+0100 (CET)
GMO Internet, the Japanese technology and online finance conglomerate, presented its results for the third quarter of fiscal 2018 on Nov. 12. The presentation included new details about the performance of the Tokyo-listed group’s cryptocurrency-related businesses. Also Read: The Daily: US Museum to Accept Bitcoin, Estonia Grants License to B2BX Exchange Record Performance by Quarter The
Shariyah Review Bureau Awards Certification to X8 AG for Ethereum-Based Stablecoin Crypto Token
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:43:42 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
X8 AG is a new Switzerland-based fintech firm, and they recently decided to pursue a path in cryptocurrency with an Ethereum-based stablecoin. They recently obtained certification from the Shariyah Review Bureau (SRB), according to a report on November 12th from Reuters U.K. There are multiple firms like SRB that are working to move into the Middle East, requiring them to adhere to the Sharia
Bitcoin SV Passes Planned Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Professional Stress Test
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:43:41 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
After being subjected to the BCH Professional Stress Test, Bitcoin SV recorded an impressive performance. For instance, mining pools based on the Bitcoin SV generated the majority of the new blocks on the Bitcoin cash network. In fact, the BMG mining pool, which is run by nChain, mined a record five 32MB size blocks. This is the maximum size block a miner can generate during mining on the Bitcoin
Persona Blockchain ID Data Manager Teams Up With Fintrux P2P Crypto Loan Advancing Platform
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:43:38 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Blockchain Concept Manager Persona Teams Up With P2P Loan Advancing Platform Fintrux Persona has entered into a partnership with Fintrux a P2P loan advancing platform. The motivation behind this is to give a quick solution to their blockchain based brand on the need to rationalize the recruitment procedure for clients. It will also ensure they take charge of their individual details. Apart from
Ripple CEO: Next year banks will provide custody solutions for digital assets
Mon Nov 12 2018 21:19:51 GMT+0100 (CET)Global Coin Report
In recent time, there have been massive developments surrounding Ripple and blockchain technology. This continuous development could not be perceived as practical when anyone could talk about it last year. Last year, the Chief Executive Officer of Ripple, Brad Garlinghouse mentioned how financial institutions like banks were going to integrate Ripple in their payment settlement, but his Public
Cleveland’s Great Lakes Science Center Now Accepts Bitcoin Payments
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:35:54 GMT+0100 (CET)Bitcoin Magazine
The Great Lakes Science Center (GLSC) is now accepting bitcoin in various transactions.According to a recent news story from a Cleveland-based newspaper, the local Great Lakes Science Center has announced their adoption of bitcoin in a variety of transactions.Not only will bitcoin be accepted as a fully valid form of monetary exchange for the daily cost of admission to the museum, but there will
XLM climbs up on Binance’s list to become the fourth most-traded cryptocurrency
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:35:44 GMT+0100 (CET)
Stellar Lumens has overtaken Ripple’s XRP to become the fourth most-traded asset on Binance. XLM has been consistently on the news last week with a barrage of announcements as it overtook EOS and became the fifth-largest cryptocurrency [by volume]. Source: Trading View XLM is now the fourth most-traded asset on Binance, just after Bitcoin [BTC], Bitcoin Cash [BCH] and Ethereum [ETH].
Major Oil Firms, Banks Partner to Launch Blockchain Platform for Energy Commodity Trading
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:35:40 GMT+0100 (CET) News
Vakt, an oil trading blockchain platform for energy commodity trading joined by BP, Shell and Equinor, will be ready to fully launch in
Twitter, those ‘verified’ bitcoin-pushing pillocks are pissing everyone off
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:37:07 GMT+0100 (CET)TechCrunch
Elon Musk’s tweets piss me off for two reasons. When he’s not accusing actual heroes of sex crimes or trolling the federal government, it’s what comes after that drives me batshit. The top reply to most of his tweets is some asshat impersonating him to try to trick his followers into falling for a bitcoin scam. These “get rich quick” scams are fairly simple. A hacker
Experts Suggest Hype Around Blockchain Is Unproven, Bitcoin’s Failure Is A Ticking Time Bomb
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:27:36 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Are Cryptos And Blockchain Nothing More Than a Hype? Ten years ago, after Bitcoin was announced, the finance industry got split into two groups — those who supported the crypto, and those who were against it. While crypto supporters claimed that this is a necessary new technology that would revolutionize the finance industry, and the entire world, at that, those against cryptos made some valid
Bitfinex and Kraken Exchanges Declare Support for Impending Bitcoin Cash Blockchain Fork
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:27:35 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
The impending Bitcoin Cash hardfork is gaining popularity in the crypto community, particularly among institutional investors. On November 15, the Bitcoin Cash network will undergo a hardfork to create the Bitcoin ABC blockchain protocol. So far, this highly anticipated event has received support from a number of large cryptocurrency exchanges. The latest trading platforms to indicate their
[Big Deal for Bitcoin’s Appeal] Binance Readies Institutional Investor Onboarding Ramp with New Tools and Features
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:27:33 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Binance, one of the largest and most popular cryptocurrency exchanges in the market wants to attract institutional investors. In a blog post released on November 9, Binance explains that they expect to receive a larger number of institutional investors. Due to this increased potential demand, the exchange has planned some new features and tools. The report highlights that the company has been
Xult Exchange (EXCC) Chooses BitGo To Be Provider For Hot Wallet Crypto Storage
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:27:32 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
BitGo Will Be Provider For Hot Wallets Xult Exchange recently announced that it has taken steps forward to its launch. The company signed an agreement with BitGo, a cryptocurrency financial service for institutions that works to provide clients with compliance, security, and custodial solutions. The company’s CEO stated, “We’re intensively working to deliver the Xult exchange on time. Our
Family Business Cybersecurity Needs to be a Top Priority Due to Cryptojacking and Ransomware Threats
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:27:30 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Cyber attacks have been one of the largest problems for pretty much all businesses. For years, hackers continued conducting all kinds of attacks, attempting to steal money, data, secrets, software, and anything else that they can sell. Recent statistics show that family offices are becoming more and more popular as targets of these attacks. Data breaches are can bring a lot of trouble apart from
Former CIA Cryptographer Says Bitcoin Is Perfect Vehicle for ‘Entire Shadow Banking System’
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:22:07 GMT+0100 (CET)The Daily Hodl
Bill Barhydt, a former cryptographer at the Central Intelligence Agency,  and the founder of cryptocurrency investment platform Abra, maps out how cryptocurrency can operate outside of the current regulatory environment to power a crypto bank. In a new Off the Chain interview with host Anthony Pompliano of Morgan Creek Digital, Barhydt notes that is collective experience […] The post Former
Capitalizing on Blockchain Payments, the Future of Money: A Live Session at Blockland Solutions Conference
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:21:42 GMT+0100 (CET)Business Wire
MEDINA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Joshua Holmes will be presenting blockchain payment solutions at the first-ever Blockland Solutions Conference when it convenes in December. He will be speaking at 3:30 p.m. on December 3 at the Huntington Convention Center in Cleveland, OH. Attendees will learn the advantages of cryptocurrency and how to adapt business practices to accept blockchain payments, both
How To Choose An Altcoin
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:19:56 GMT+0100 (CET)
Altcoins have taken the brunt of the 2018 bear market losses, with some even losing ninety to one hundred percent or more of the gains made at the end of 2017. As the market stabilizes, smart investors will be looking to put their money into projects with substance and potential. The Golden Age Of Altcoins The end of 2017 brought great fortune to those who invested in cryptocurrency. Initial
Fintage House to Accept Cryptocurrency for Rights Transactions
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:18:07 GMT+0100 (CET)Variety
Film and TV rights and financial services company Fintage House has signed a deal with social entertainment platform TaTaTu, which recently unveiled a partnership with Johnny Depp, to accept the platform’s cryptocurrency, TTU Tokens, for film and television rights transactions. TTU Tokens are available exclusively through TaTaTu, and trade on cryptocurrency exchanges HitBTC, ABCC, and
Daedalus Alternative?
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:04:21 GMT+0100 (CET)CryptoYum
So Everytime I use this wallet it takes up a rediculous amount of space with the blockchain download and it also sometimes doesn’t load. It gets stuck syncing and won’t budge so does anyone have an alternative besides a ledger? submitted by /u/DarudeMyDude [link]
Swiss Crypto Firm Gets Islamic Finance Certification for Sharia-Compliant Stablecoin
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:03:27 GMT+0100 (CET)
Swiss Crypto Firm Gets Islamic Finance Certification for Sharia-Compliant Stablecoin Switzerland-based fintech firm X8 AG has received a certification from the Shariyah Review Bureau (SRB) for its Ethereum-based stablecoin, Reuters U.K. reports Nov. 12.SRB is a leading Sharia consultancy and audit firm licensed by the central bank of Bahrain. It reportedly has a presence in twelve countries, and
find a CTransaction from a prevout in Bitcoin source code
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:02:51 GMT+0100 (CET)
I'm trying to come up with this function: CTransaction getTxFromPrevout(COutPoint prevo); The idea being... when a new transaction is about to be validated, it will go through all of it's[i].prevout and check for them funds (utxo). So I want to find and identify the CTransaction tx such that tx.vout (of type vector<CTxOut> ) has any i element such that it's CScript is a normal
Why is input number non-existent in bitcoin API?
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:02:50 GMT+0100 (CET)
Why when I use this public Bitcoin Api to practice a command, the input value of BTC does not show up? API Call can be found here: API Website Transaction from block explorer can be found here: Explorer Tx { "result": { "txid": "1e12864a9852ebd2b71a743752cc1561b000663f47bd71bc383b0cacad614d86", "hash": "bf43137e355def3d6292c296c864d9f6a9da353db6e4bd40c55e7cc4df245774",
Japan’s Tokio Marine, Nichido Fire Insurance and NTT DATA See Blockchain Pilot for Marine Cargo a Success
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:54:00 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
According to reports coming from Tokio Marine and Nichido Fire Insurance, one of Japan's largest insurance companies has announced the completion and subsequent success of its trial which involved the handling and storage of relevant paperwork related to marine cargo insurance claims using blockchain technology. The test itself was conducted by both Tokio Marine, and the IT firm, NTT Data. The
Zambia Central Bank Declares Bitcoin Not Legal Tender, Jails Multiple Crypto Investment Scheme Bad Actors
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:53:58 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Three Directors Of Zambia’s Heritage Coin Resources Limited Accused Of Laundering $2.4 Million Arrested Zambia’s Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has apprehended three directors of the Heritage Coin Resources Limited in an alleged offence of laundering more than k28,000,000, which is approximately $2.4 million. In a statement by the DEC, the commission stated that: “The Drug Enforcement
Bitcoin ABC Support Crosses 51% Threshold in Bitcoin Cash Fork
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:50:06 GMT+0100 (CET)CCN
According to Coin.Dance, a reputable Bitcoin network data provider, there are about 600% more Bitcoin Cash ABC nodes than Bitcoin SV (“Satoshi Vision”) nodes. Bitcoin Cash ABC enjoys the support of three major exchanges: Bitpay, Binance, and Coinbase, while Bitcion Cash SV has the backing and blessing of the largest Bitcoin Cash mining pool, Coingeek. The post Bitcoin ABC Support
Bitcoin [BTC/USD] Technical Analysis: Bearish doom awaits coin as it stands poised at cliff’s edge
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:45:11 GMT+0100 (CET)
Bitcoin [BTC] has recently been seeing movement within its tightly-defined trading setup, bouncing between the $6,300 and $6,700 marks. While this has not presented any opportunities for swing traders, market sentiment seems at a high as HODLers draw closer to the moon. 1-hour: The short-term outlook for Bitcoin shows that an uptrend is present from $6,220 – $6,310 – $6,345, with the
Head of International Monetary Fund (IMF) Praises Bitcoin’s Presence, Touts Crypto Payments Benefits
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:36:19 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
In an article by the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum, Christine Lagarde, the IMF Chief discussed fintech. The article touches on the challenges, benefits, and disadvantage of using crypto. According to the article, some claim crypto could lead to a major breakthrough. However, others dismiss it as a fad. However, she is of the opinion that it should not be dismissed. Fintech
XRP Experiences Sudden Surge as NEM Climbs to Nine-Week High
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:29:56 GMT+0100 (CET)Ethereum World News
XRP surged more than four percent in a matter of hours, taking its price once again above the $0.52. Presently, there are no clear indications for the surge, but the positive developments concerning both Ripple and XRP continue to saturate the news. Meanwhile, Bitcoin, as well as the other top-ten altcoins continue to post positive numbers in the day’s trading. XRP up by Over Four Percent Within
Ripple, Monero, NEM See Solid Growth Amid Calm, Mostly Green Markets
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:29:11 GMT+0100 (CET)
Ripple, Monero, NEM See Solid Growth Amid Calm, Mostly Green Markets Monday, Nov. 12: crypto markets are seeing a wave of stability, with most major assets seeing low-level fluctuations both red and green, with just a few exceptions, as data from Coin360 shows. Market visualization. Source: Coin360 Bitcoin (BTC) is up around 0.85 percent, trading around $6,354 at… The post Ripple, Monero,
Picking the Right Altcoin in Anticipation of a Bullish Market
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:28:49 GMT+0100 (CET)NewsBTC
The cryptocurrency market, after reaching all-time highs last year, came crashing down throughout most of 2018. The downward spiral resulted in some cryptocurrencies losing anywhere between 90-100% of the gains made during the previous year. The scene has since then changed, and the market has stabilized to a great extent. As we inch closer towards the end of the year, the community is waiting
Pundi X and HARA to Bring Blockchain to Agriculture Farming to Increase Productivity in Indonesia
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:20:09 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Pundi X, a firm specializing in blockchain-based solutions, has joined hands with HARA, an Indonesian-based company that seeks to disrupt the global agriculture industry, in a bid to implement blockchain-based point of sales (POS) devices to farmers. Jointly, the two aim to facilitate financial inclusion as well as data collection. Bringing #blockchain tech to boost productivity, profits and
BCH-based Badger Wallet Releases New Version to Support Simple Ledger (SLP) and Wormhole Tokens
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:20:08 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Badger Wallet recently announced a new version of its wallet, the Badger 0.0.7, which is the first Bitcoin Cash wallet to support WormholeCash and SimpleLedger protocol tokens. It’s now available for download for both Firefox and Chrome web browsers. Badger is now the first Bitcoin Cash wallet supporting send/receive for both @SimpleLedger and @WormholeCash in version 0.0.7! Download links at
Major Museum In The US Now Accepts Cryptocurrency Payments – Bitcoin News Today – BTC/USD Price Today
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:14:31 GMT+0100 (CET)
An educational facility and museum in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, Great Lakes Science Center will start accepting BTC as a payment method. Bitcoin (BTC) Price Today – BTC / USD CEO of Great Lakes Science Center, Kirsten Ellenbogen, said the institution has decided to accept cryptocurrency to promote the growth of the local Blockchain ecosystem.
Binance Launches Cryptocurrency Analysis and Altcoin Research Division
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:14:19 GMT+0100 (CET)
Leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance launches altcoin research lab. The lab will focus on analyzing the investment potential of projects and sharing this information with the general public. The Launch of Binance Research Binance launched its research lab November 8th. Starting this week, in-house research teams will conduct thorough reviews and perform due diligence on each of its listed
DEXON Launches Testnet to Further Democratize Cryptocurrency and Cultivate Its Blocklattice Ecosystem
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:13:55 GMT+0100 (CET)
( With One Million Transactions per Second, DEXON, Introduces Testnet, Inviting Developers To Trial Its Decentralized Transaction Protocols Marking First Steps Of The Technology Company NEW YORK, Nov. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The DEXON Foundation, which guides the development of the revolutionary decentralized protocol, DEXON, is
PBoC: Cryptocurrencies Will Not Replace or Disrupt Fiat Systems
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:12:05 GMT+0100 (CET)NewsBTC
The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) has shown extreme confidence in the superiority of fiat systems over cryptocurrencies. China’s central bank refused to acknowledge blockchain and its derivatives as catalysts for financial innovation. Stating that no technology was able to disrupt the monetary system, the bureau believed that blockchain would not make any substantial difference in the
Bitcoin Cash Association Bounty Spreads Merchant Adoption in Latin America
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:11:59 GMT+0100 (CET)
The Bitcoin Cash Association (BCA) and recently started a bounty to spread bitcoin cash (BCH) merchant acceptance in several Latin American countries. On Nov. 11, the BCA announced that more than 250 new businesses in Venezuela and Colombia are now being on-boarded to accept bitcoin cash. Also read: Qart Wallet Gives Bitcoin Cash QR Codes a Personal Touch Bounty for Venezuela,
Why is Totient’s Comet Web Browser Wallet so Important for the VeChain (VET Token) Ecosystem?
Mon Nov 12 2018 18:03:20 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Straight off the bat, it is worth mentioning that ‘Comet’ is a wallet service that has been designed to facilitate a direct communication channel between your web browser and the VeChainThor blockchain. In addition to this, Comet also helps provide independent devs with a highly useful platform that can be used to design and create a host of novel dApp solutions. More On Comet Another analogy
Athero to Bring Together Market Place and Finance Using IoT and Blockchain
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:56:35 GMT+0100 (CET)
The world is changing at a fast pace and so are the technologies around us. Technologies like the Internet of Things and blockchain continue to emerge and promise to completely revolutionize the things around us. The technologies have quickly taken over our lives and have started influencing the domain of digital finance and the
XinFin (XDCE) surges by more than 25%, can it be next big crypto thing?
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:56:24 GMT+0100 (CET)Global Coin Report
If you’re a crypto investor, slowly but steadily you must have realized that the market is changing. Unlike in 2017 where the market was entirely booming, and an investor didn’t require any skill to make money. Back then, you could literally buy anything as long as it’s blockchain and be assured of making money. Currently, things are different to some extent. As an investor, you
Marshall Islands forges ahead with national cryptocurrency
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:50:25 GMT+0100 (CET)
The Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI) president Hilda Heine has survived a vote of no confidence by just one vote, meaning her proposed national cryptocurrency is still on the cards. Heine’s opponents were unable to find the majority required to oust Heine over persistent plans to alleviate the nation’s reliance on the US dollar with a national cryptocurrency called “the Sovereign,” Nikkei Asian
B2BX Cryptocurrency Exchange obtient le plein agrément réglementaire de l’Estonie
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:47:14 GMT+0100 (CET)Business Wire
LIMASSOL, Chypre--(BUSINESS WIRE)--B2BX Exchange, une plateforme professionnelle de premier plan de négociation d'actifs numériques, a annoncé aujourd’hui avoir reçu une licence réglementaire de la cellule de renseignement financier (CRF) estonienne. Grâce à cette licence, B2BX pourra opérer en tant que marché pleinement réglementé de négociation de crypto-monnaies et deviendra ainsi l’une des
Bitcoin and Litecoin Ponzi Scheme Operator Jailed After Being Fined $1.1 Million by CFTC for Crypto Fraud
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:46:16 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Never use Bitcon for fraud. That the lesson that was learnt by Joseph Kim, 24, an Arizona investor who was jailed and fined in over $1.1 million USD by the U. S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) for a fraudulent Bitcoin and Litecoin scheme that he ran. The CFTC has informed, via a press release, that the trader defrauded investors and misappropriated over $600,000 USD from his previous
Security Token Offerings (STOs) Look to Become ICO 2.0 as the Next Wave in the Crypto World
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:46:14 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Initial coin offerings are in the crosshairs of legislation globally. Most of the time, the legislation has negative consequences for ICOs. As a result, some projects are moving into the STO space. Security Token Offerings (STOs) could be the future due to the targeting of ICOs by regulators. This is because most regulators are still not buying token generation events. Besides that, they do not
Here’s how blockchains could be ruined by personal data
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:33:48 GMT+0100 (CET)
Welcome to Hard Fork Basics, a collection of tips, tricks, guides, and advice to keep you up to date in the cryptocurrency and blockchain world. You might not have heard of “privacy poisoning” but it is stated to become a big problem for public blockchains (a.k.a permissionless blockchains) in coming years. This article will explain what you need to know about privacy poisoning. To understand why
NANO ‘Boulton’ Blockchain Node Software’s Upcoming Upgrade Promises Plenty of New Features
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:29:30 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
As many of our readers may already know, Nano, the firm behind popular wallet-solution Ledger, has announced that its upcoming node update will provide customers with a whole host of new features and technical improvements. The latest update has been dubbed ‘Boulton’ and it is being estimated that the release date for this latest patch will be sometime in the near future. A More Detailed Look At
MediBloc Blockchain Health Startup Enters Partnership With Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:29:28 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Blockchain-Based Startup ‘MediBloc’ Enters Into a Partnership With Massachusetts General Hospital According to a press release on Medium, MediBloc, the blockchain-oriented healthcare startup, has just entered into a three-year deal with Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) so as to help the medical institution leverage the power of blockchain technology in order to store its data more
Spain is Making the Case to be the Next European Nation in Line to Embrace Bitcoin and Blockchain
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:29:27 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Even though we all know that Malta is leading the roost when it comes to crypto and blockchain technology, it now appears as though Spain too is housing a sizeable population (over 10% of the national total) of crypto enthusiasts who have invested in various altcoins and other similar financial offerings. In fact, a survey conducted by ING recently corroborates the aforementioned data as well as
Zcoin and Blockchain Surface as Solution Towards Thai Authorities Desperately Wanting to Remove Rap Video Criticizing Government
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:29:26 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Numerous anti-government movements are determined to get noticed between now and February 2019, when Thailand will hold its much-delayed first general election since the military coup four years ago. One of them managed to get international press lately which is a YouTube video made by a group called Rap Against Dictatorship. The establishment of Thailand’s military government was frustrated when
iMine Corporation Announces First Sale of Its Flagship Ai-1 Cryptocurrency Mining Rig
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:22:42 GMT+0100 (CET)
( INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- iMine Corporation (“iMine” or the “Company”) (OTCQB:JRVS), a company focused on developing and selling commercial-grade cryptocurrency miners, announced that the Company has received a deposit for its first sale of the Ai-1, iMine’s 12-GPU first-class
News Highlights : Top Financial Services News of the Day
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:22:41 GMT+0100 (CET)
( Banks Have a Solution for Their Identity-Fraud Woes: The DMV Lenders including JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America, Wells Fargo and Citigroup are looking for ways to link up with databases at state departments of motor vehicles and other government offices to make sure potential customers are who they say. WSJCoin: The Cryptocurrency
Bitcoin is too risky
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:20:31 GMT+0100 (CET)
I was in France last week, and I had a chance to talk to different people. They are in no way finance experts, they are ordinary Joes. I told them what I work on and discussion went into crypto. I asked them if they heard about Bitcoin. 100% of people replied yes, and most of them replied to the question "do you have any or going to buy" with "Bitcoin is too risky". People are
Bitcoin Automated Teller Machines Cross 4,000 Mark As Crypto ATMs Spread User Adoption Fast
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:12:02 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
As economies have matured over the last century or so, they have streamlined the way business is transacted. Long queues and inconvenient forms have been reduced or replaced. The zenith of this technological leap came when the need for having a person was discounted altogether. While some will bemoan the lack of human interaction, it is undeniable how much more convenient things are with ATMs.
Mike Novogratz Sees Galaxy Digital Crypto Hedge Fund Employees Leave To Pivot Towards Wall Street
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:12:01 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Galaxy Digital Has Employees Leaving The Firm As They Pivot Towards Wall Street A few days back BitcoinExchangeGuide had reported that Mike Novogratz’s crypto investment bank, Galaxy Digital Capital Management had hired former Goldman Sachs banker Ian Taylor. Taylor was supposed to supervise the advisory-services arm, known as Galaxy Digital Advisors LLC. Now, things have been happening in
New IBM Patent Claims Blockchain Can Power Open Scientific Research and Post Analysis Results
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:11:59 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Scientific research methodology can be massively improved through blockchain technology. This is according to the latest patent application led by a team at IBM's Watson Research Center. It was filed by researchers Maria Chang, Jae-Wook Ahn, Ravindranath Kokku, and Patrick Watson for the first time in December 2017. Currently, there is a limited number of platforms that allow for the sharing of
Google Ex-CEO Believes That Ethereum (ETH) Blockchain Is The Most Promising In The Crypto Market
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:06:13 GMT+0100 (CET)
The Google ex-CEO, Eric Schmidt pointed out that Ethereum (ETH) is a blockchain of greater potential than others, especially for its flexibility to construct multiple solutions on its network, a case of extremely significant use that other projects of this nature lack. Schmidt stated that during a live interview with the economist Tyler Cowen, which was organized by Village Global in the city of
Bitcoin Daily Chart Alert – Dead Calm – Nov. 12
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:06:08 GMT+0100 (CET)
Editor’s Note: Welcome to Kitco’s new Bitcoin Daily Technical Alert. Every trading day veteran Kitco technical analyst Jim Wyckoff will provide you with a concise and easy-to-understand near-term technical brief on Bitcoin. Importantly, Jim will glean the short-term charts and technical studies, and then alert you to the signals he sees regarding upcoming
Blockchain Game News & Market
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:06:03 GMT+0100 (CET)CryptoYum
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CFTC Fines Bitcoin Trader $1.1 Million for Crypto Fraud
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:04:19 GMT+0100 (CET)
CFTC Fines Bitcoin Trader $1.1 Million for Crypto Fraud The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has jailed a bitcoin trader and fined him over $1 million for running a fraudulent bitcoin and litecoin scheme. According to a press release issued Friday by the CFTC, the trader, Arizona resident Joseph Kim, admitted to defrauding investors of hundreds of… The post CFTC Fines
Mike Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital Refocuses Advisory Services to Institutional Clients
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:03:47 GMT+0100 (CET)ForkLog
Billionaire Mike Novogratz’s crypto investment bank, Galaxy Digital Capital Management, has announced it is repositioning its advisory business from focusing on small ICO advisory and blockchain consulting to instead serve larger, more institutional clients in the space. In a statement on several strategic operational and organizational changes, Mike Novogratz said: “The industry
One of the most popular membership site management tools, aMember, now supports BTCPay! :)
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:03:43 GMT+0100 (CET)
Hey everyone! :) I just wanted to let everyone know that one of the best membership/e-commerce software packages now supports BTCPay! I chose to go with this software years ago I started the world's first Bitcoin-only porn membership site because they supported BitPay! At the time it was hard to find software that would properly manage a membership site that could handle Bitcoin payments, so
Venezuela to Present Petro Crypto to OPEC as a Unit of Oil
Mon Nov 12 2018 17:03:41 GMT+0100 (CET)CCN
The Venezuelan government is reportedly going to present its oil-backed cryptocurrency, the Petro, to the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) as a unit of account for oil. According to local news outlet Telesur, the country’s petroleum minister and the president of state-run oil and natural gas company PDVSA, Manuel Quevedo, stated that Petro transactions The post Venezuela
US Man Fined $1.1 Million, Sentenced to 15 Months for Fraudulent Bitcoin, Litecoin Schemes
Mon Nov 12 2018 19:22:15 GMT+0100 (CET) News
A U.S. man that misappropriated $601K in Bitcoin and Litecoin from his employer and lured another $545K from private investors faces 15 months in
These 6 Countries Are Leading The Way Towards The Adoption Of Bitcoin Worldwide
Mon Nov 12 2018 16:54:49 GMT+0100 (CET)BitcoinExchangeGuide
Revolutions are a tricky business. Some like the American or French ones are fought for years, blood is spilled but victory against injustice is achieved. Then there is the Indian revolution fought over decades to overthrow a colonial yoke. Satoshi and the Blockchain were going to be the leaders of a revolution to dislodge supposed tyranny of the traditional financial industry. While this might