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  • Leverage Trading Enriching Cryptocurrency Exchanges
    by Dalmas Ngetich on July 21, 2019 at 8:26 pm

    Leverage or margin trading can turn profitable or be a disaster. Unfortunately, the more retailers engage, the richer cryptocurrency exchanges become. The post Leverage Trading Enriching Cryptocurrency Exchanges appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Altseason? Crypto Analysts Divided Over the Future of Altcoins
    by Nick Chong on July 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

    Altseason on the Horizon? For some reason or another, crypto analysts have become extremely divided over whether or not there will be a fabled “altseason”. This has presumably been made evidently apparent from Ethereum World... The post Altseason? Crypto Analysts Divided Over the Future of Altcoins appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Buterin Considers zk-STARKS, Plasma, Casper, Bitcoin Cash for Enhancing Ethereum’s Efficiency
    by Omar Faridi on July 21, 2019 at 6:38 pm

    The developers of Ethereum (ETH), the world’s largest platform for building and deploying decentralized applications (dApps), have been experimenting with different approaches for effectively scaling the smart contract platform. Ethereum Co-Founder Vitalik Buterin has considered... The post Buterin Considers zk-STARKS, Plasma, Casper, Bitcoin Cash for Enhancing Ethereum’s Efficiency appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Reminder: Bakkt is Launching Bitcoin Futures in the Coming Day
    by Nick Chong on July 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Bakkt is Finally Here That’s right, Bakkt is finally here. After months upon months of deliberation, hype, and odd regulatory setbacks, the cryptocurrency venture that has been backed by the New York Stock Exchange, Microsoft,... The post Reminder: Bakkt is Launching Bitcoin Futures in the Coming Day appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • BitMEX Exodus Continues: CFTC Probe Sparks Massive Outflow of Crypto from Exchange
    by Cole Petersen on July 21, 2019 at 5:33 pm

    As previously reported by Ethereum World News, the massive and widespread news regarding the U.S. Commodities and Futures Trading Commission’s probe into popular cryptocurrency trading platform BitMEX sparked a massive outflow of funds from the... The post BitMEX Exodus Continues: CFTC Probe Sparks Massive Outflow of Crypto from Exchange appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Deutsche Bank Collapse Could Crash Global Financial Markets
    by Avi Mizrahi on July 21, 2019 at 5:00 pm

    German financial services giant Deutsche Bank AG is one of the largest and most important economic institutions in the world. Mainly due to self-imposed scandals, the bank is now having to taking drastic measures to stay afloat. Investors everywhere should note that if such a critical piece of the too-big-to-fail banking system falters, it could […] The post Deutsche Bank Collapse Could Crash Global Financial Markets appeared first on Bitcoin News. […]

  • Tron’s Justin Sun Invites eToro Founder to Lunch With Buffett
    by John Biggs on July 21, 2019 at 4:57 pm

    Sun will sit down with Buffett, Circle's Jeremy Allaire, and Yoni Assia, founder and CEO of eToro. […]

  • Analysts Believe Bitcoin is Consolidating Before Next Big Surge; Here’s Why
    by Cole Petersen on July 21, 2019 at 4:33 pm

    Investors were disappointed yesterday after Bitcoin faced a sharp and sudden rejection at $11,000, which signaled that the cryptocurrency was not ready to move higher and may have to visit a lower price region before... The post Analysts Believe Bitcoin is Consolidating Before Next Big Surge; Here’s Why appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Bitcoin: CNBC Counter Indicator Strikes Again, BTC Outpaces Cannabis
    by Nick Chong on July 21, 2019 at 3:41 pm

    Forget Bitcoin, Buy Weed Stocks? For a while now, CNBC has been controversial in the Bitcoin and crypto community. Since it began heavily covering the space in 2017, which came as BTC was skyrocketing, pushing... The post Bitcoin: CNBC Counter Indicator Strikes Again, BTC Outpaces Cannabis appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • How the Blockchain Stops Cheaters: Cryptocurrency and Provably Fair Gaming
    by Graham Smith on July 21, 2019 at 1:45 pm

    Online casinos and betting sites have proliferated since the first of their kind came on the scene in 1994. Thanks to the convenience of playing from home, the allure of winning real money, and a degree of privacy, these popular sites continue to evolve. There have been major problems, though, regarding perceived fairness and randomness […] The post How the Blockchain Stops Cheaters: Cryptocurrency and Provably Fair Gaming appeared first on Bitcoin News. […]

  • Using the Awesome Oscillator to Find Bitcoin Buy and Sell Signals
    by Sebastian Sinclair on July 21, 2019 at 11:00 am

    While some traders prefer to watch multiple indicators for buy signals on their charts, others prefer a simpler setup like the Awesome Oscillator. […]

  • Crypto Bullishness Spreads on Capitol Hill
    by Kevin Helms on July 21, 2019 at 10:45 am

    U.S. Congress has shown that it is starting to care about cryptocurrency as a number of lawmakers spoke up in favor of it this week. “The world Satoshi Nakamoto had envisioned is an unstoppable force” and “there’s no capacity to kill bitcoin” are some of the comments made by lawmakers. Meanwhile, the Fed chair said […] The post Crypto Bullishness Spreads on Capitol Hill appeared first on Bitcoin News. […]

  • A Suspect Crypto Site Stole My Identity – and I’m Furious
    by Daniel Palmer on July 21, 2019 at 10:00 am

    A site called "US Veteran Token" looks to be using goodwill toward military vets to scam investors. And one of our bios was stolen to promote it. […]

  • Fidelity’s Crypto Division Looks for New York License Amid Bitcoin Rally
    by Nick Chong on July 21, 2019 at 8:00 am

    Fidelity in Search of New York Trust License Fidelity’s crypto-asset division, the fittingly-named Fidelity Digital Asset Services — FDAS for short — is purportedly in the midst of an application process for a Trust license... The post Fidelity’s Crypto Division Looks for New York License Amid Bitcoin Rally appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Bitcoin: Signal That Preceded Two 60% BTC Rallies is Forming
    by Nick Chong on July 21, 2019 at 6:00 am

    Bitcoin Bulls Ready to Run Bitcoin (BTC) bulls are poised to break out of the gates. As noted by prominent analyst Joe McCann, the one-day Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD), an indicator meant to determine... The post Bitcoin: Signal That Preceded Two 60% BTC Rallies is Forming appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Altcoins to Outperform Bitcoin? BTC Dominance Falling
    by Nick Chong on July 21, 2019 at 4:07 am

    Bitcoin Dominance Losing Steam Despite the fact that Bitcoin is the leading crypto, altcoins, as non-BTC digital assets are known, were all the rage in late-2017 and early-2018. In fact, over the course of the... The post Altcoins to Outperform Bitcoin? BTC Dominance Falling appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Facebook’s Libra is Forcing Congress To Address Crypto Revolution
    by Trevor Smith on July 20, 2019 at 11:00 pm

    Facebook’s announcement of Libra, its soon-to-be launched digital currency, is bringing significant attention to the growing crypto revolution, none more so that in the halls of the United States Congress. Although there is plenty of debate to be had over whether or not Libra is a true cryptocurrency, there is no doubt that its creation […]

  • Why You Can’t Bet With Bitcoin at Online Casinos in the US
    by Jamie Redman on July 20, 2019 at 9:30 pm

    Since the dawn of Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency landscape has seen a lot of digital currency gaming websites where users can wager their coins in games like poker, dice, blackjack and slots. Because public blockchains are transparent, the protocols have made online gaming provably fair. However, throughout most states in the U.S., residents cannot participate in […] The post Why You Can’t Bet With Bitcoin at Online Casinos in the US appeared first on Bitcoin News. […]

  • Diana, a Blockchain ‘Lunar Registry,’ Attempts to Tokenize the Moon
    by Daniel Kuhn on July 20, 2019 at 7:30 pm

    The cadastral map will offer a chance for everyone to claim a stake in the moon before Jeff Bezos claims it. […]

  • Anchorage Chose South Dakota for Its Crypto Custody – Here’s Why
    by Martine Paris on July 20, 2019 at 10:00 am

    After a $40 million Series B, buzzy crypto startup Anchorage is setting up a new subsidiary in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. […]

  • G7 Agrees on Crypto Action Plan Spurred by Facebook’s Libra
    by Kevin Helms on July 20, 2019 at 10:00 am

    G7 finance chiefs met this week and Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency was high on their agenda. They agreed on several crypto initiatives and fast regulatory responses to projects such as Libra, calling for them to meet the highest standards of financial regulation. Also read: G20 Leaders Issue Declaration on Crypto Assets – A Look at Their […] The post G7 Agrees on Crypto Action Plan Spurred by Facebook’s Libra appeared first on Bitcoin News. […]

  • Could Donald Trump Ban Bitcoin?
    by Noelle Acheson on July 20, 2019 at 8:45 am

    He can try, argues Noelle Acheson – but the risk he might succeed is outweighed by the benefits of the heightened conversation. […]

  • Bitcoin Cash Milestones: Delivered Code, Upgrades and Platform Development
    by Jamie Redman on July 20, 2019 at 4:30 am

    Bitcoin Cash (BCH) platform and protocol development have seen a lot of delivered code and projects over the last two years. The upgrades will help Bitcoin Cash scale to the masses, and many of the added features are protocol developments that are unique to BCH. Also read: Indian Government Breaks Silence on Crypto Regulation BCH […] The post Bitcoin Cash Milestones: Delivered Code, Upgrades and Platform Development appeared first on Bitcoin News. […]

  • 7 Unorthodox Ways to Mine Bitcoin
    by Kai Sedgwick on July 20, 2019 at 1:30 am

    Bitcoin isn’t crazy – in fact it might just be the soundest monetary system this generation has ever known. Some of the techniques miners have devised to extract it, however, are extremely unorthodox, ranging from the ingenious to the downright crazy. Here are seven of the strangest attempts at extracting bitcoin ever conjured. Also read: […] The post 7 Unorthodox Ways to Mine Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoin News. […]

  • Hayek’s 1984: Rediscovered Footage Shows Austrian Economist Predicting Bitcoin
    by Graham Smith on July 19, 2019 at 10:30 pm

    Born in 1899 in Vienna, Nobel Prize-winning economist F.A. Hayek is a legend of sorts in voluntaryist, libertarian, and crypto-economic circles. Freshly rediscovered video footage of the Austrian School philosopher and social theorist from 1984 is now making the rounds on crypto Twitter. In a stunning soundbite of an already well-known quote, Hayek declares that […] The post Hayek’s 1984: Rediscovered Footage Shows Austrian Economist Predicting Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoin […]

  • Token Startup Founder Took Steps to Sue Lubin, ConsenSys for $13 Million
    by Leigh Cuen on July 19, 2019 at 9:30 pm

    The former head of a ConsenSys-incubated startup filed paperwork to sue the venture studio and its founder, Joe Lubin. […]

  • Global Accounting Firm KPMG Partners with Microsoft, R3 on Telecoms Blockchain
    by Daniel Kuhn on July 19, 2019 at 9:00 pm

    KPMG is piloting a way to handle massive amounts of telecom data prior to the full implementation of 5G service. They're trying blockchain. […]

  • MARKETHIVE: One Company That is Bucking the Trends
    by Deb Williams on July 19, 2019 at 7:00 pm

    Centralized Social Media platforms, like Facebook, Google, and LinkedIn to name a few, have been paramount and prevalent in our lives for nearly 2 decades, so many people are unaware of the technology that is available to us now. The upcoming platforms classed as Market Networks are a sovereign way to develop online communities, giving the power back to the people. With the onset of Blockchain along with Cryptocurrency, this absolutely levels the playing field. What this means is complete […]

  • R3 Taps Software Sales Vet to ‘Evangelize’ Paid Version of Corda
    by Ian Allison on July 19, 2019 at 6:45 pm

    R3 has hired software sales pro Cathy Minter as chief revenue officer to grow the user base for its paid DLT product, Corda Enterprise. […]

  • BitMEX: US Regulator Launches Investigation into Client Trades
    by Ankit Singhania on July 19, 2019 at 6:03 pm

    The month of July has not been a particularly good one for cryptocurrencies, and if recent reports regarding BitMEX are to be believed, then the upcoming weekend might not be a great one either. Report Details In a sensational report from Bloomberg, it has been revealed that popular crypto exchange BitMEX is apparently being investigated by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission for allegedly allowing US residents to trade on the platform. Although US residents can trade in cryptocurrencies, […]

  • Litecoin (LTC) Eyes Fresh Gains Above $100: All Eyes on Halving Event
    by Ankit Singhania on July 19, 2019 at 5:52 pm

    Litecoin (LTC) is leading a recovery even as the broader cryptocurrency sector turned bearish in recent trading sessions. A spike past the $100 mark has come on huge trading volume, affirming renewed trader interest in the coin. Litecoin Fresh Gains Bulls have regained control, in recent trading sessions, after bears threatened to push the altcoin below the $70 mark. A spike past the $100 mark also comes 17 days away from the much-awaited halving event. The halving is poised to […]

  • Ethereum (ETH) Surges As 20,000 ETH Order Triggers Buying Spree
    by Ankit Singhania on July 19, 2019 at 5:41 pm

    Ethereum (ETH) has recovered after plunging below the $200 level on surging bearish pressure early in the week. A rebound past the $220 mark comes amidst reports of a buy order for 20,000 ETH on Binance exchange. Ethereum Whale Order Ethereum had initially slumped to the $190 level after a big trading group reportedly placed a sell order for 15,000 ETH. The sell order went on to rattle traders, triggering a massive sell-off in the broader cryptocurrency sector. Just like Ethereum, Bitcoin […]

  • Ethereum’s Wrapped Bitcoin Set to Eclipse Lightning Network Capacity
    by Jamie Redman on July 19, 2019 at 3:45 pm

    Since the project launched a little over six months ago, Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) has roughly $5.9 million or 558 BTC locked into the system. At the rate WBTC’s token contract is climbing, the project is close to surpassing the Lightning Network’s capacity in the near future. Also read: The ”Wrapped Bitcoin” Project Has Now Officially […] The post Ethereum’s Wrapped Bitcoin Set to Eclipse Lightning Network Capacity appeared first on Bitcoin News. […]