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  • MakerDAO Fee Decrease Stalls Amid Decline in Token Holder Voting Turnout
    by Christine Kim on May 20, 2019 at 4:37 pm

    A decrease to fees on stablecoin DAI failed to activate over the weekend due to a lack of voter turnout. […]

  • Banks Will Never Disappear, Ripple (XRP) in a Pole Position
    by Dalmas Ngetich on May 20, 2019 at 4:08 pm

    Banks play a critical role in the global economy. Despite their opaque operations, they will never disappear giving room for Ripple (XRP), a banker's coin. The post Banks Will Never Disappear, Ripple (XRP) in a Pole Position appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Bitcoin.com’s Market Cap Aggregator Adds More Informative Crypto Data
    by Bitcoin.com on May 20, 2019 at 2:30 pm

    A little over a year ago, our web portal launched a new market cap aggregator, Markets.Bitcoin.com, which showcases the top 500 cryptocurrency market valuations. More recently we’ve added some great data to Markets.Bitcoin.com so people can get information on not only the price of their favorite coins, but also real-time charts featuring transactions per day, […] The post Bitcoin.com’s Market Cap Aggregator Adds More Informative Crypto Data appeared first on Bitcoin News. […]

  • ABN AMRO Eyes Launch of Blockchain Inventory Platform, Dropping Wallet Plan
    by Daniel Palmer on May 20, 2019 at 2:10 pm

    As ABN AMRO drops its exploration of a crypto wallet product, the Dutch bank says it's seeking to launch a blockchain platform for trade inventory. […]

  • JP Morgan Analyst: Bitcoin (BTC) Trading Above Intrinsic Value
    by Michael Lavere on May 20, 2019 at 1:38 pm

    Analysts at Wall Street investment bank J.P. Morgan Chase believe that the price of Bitcoin has soared above its intrinsic value throughout 2019’s rally. According to new details emerging from the banking giant, JPM strategists... The post JP Morgan Analyst: Bitcoin (BTC) Trading Above Intrinsic Value appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Mutual Funds Network Calastone’s ‘Real-Time’ Blockchain Platform Is Live
    by Yogita Khatri on May 20, 2019 at 1:15 pm

    Calastone, a transactions network for the mutual funds industry, has now moved to its own blockchain-based settlement system. […]

  • Coinbase’s Education Rewards Program ‘Earn’ Expands to Over 100 Countries
    by Yogita Khatri on May 20, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    Coinbase now lets users in 103 countries earn rewards for learning about cryptocurrency via its Earn program. […]

  • Bitcoin (BTC) Most Important Quality Is Its Censorship Resistance, Scalability Will Follow
    by Dalmas Ngetich on May 20, 2019 at 12:20 pm

    Bitcoin (BTC) main advantage is its global nature thanks to its level of distribution making it a preferred censorship resistance asset preferred by many. The post Bitcoin (BTC) Most Important Quality Is Its Censorship Resistance, Scalability Will Follow appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Beyond KYC: Regulators Set to Adopt Tough New Rules for Crypto Exchanges
    by Marc Hochstein on May 20, 2019 at 12:00 pm

    Exchanges will likely have to collect information about their clients' crypto transactions under new global standards expected in June. […]

  • First Since 2017: Bitcoin Price Logs Double-Digit Gains for Third Week
    by Omkar Godbole on May 20, 2019 at 11:00 am

    Bitcoin has registered double digit gains for three consecutive weeks – a feat last seen at the height of the bull market in 2017. […]

  • How to Check Median BTC and BCH Transaction Fees
    by Avi Mizrahi on May 20, 2019 at 10:55 am

    Transaction fees are the cost that cryptocurrency users have to bear in order to keep the system going. Fees can vary significantly between networks and it is important to be able to check this before you decide which cryptocurrency to use for making your digital payments. Also Read: Bitcoin Cash Upgrade and 30K Stores Accepting […] The post How to Check Median BTC and BCH Transaction Fees appeared first on Bitcoin News. […]

  • PR: CoinDeal – Premier League Sponsor Ready for New Challenges in US Market
    by Bitcoin.com PR on May 20, 2019 at 9:30 am

    Last season in the Premier League brought a huge success for the both teams – Wolves and CoinDeal. The crypto exchange, thanks to this brave marketing step, has guaranteed himself value of £38,091,373 of gross exposure of the brand at the time of broadcasting in the media, gained popularity and new traders. Despite the recent slowdown in the crypto-market, our business is developing dynamically and this is possible, among other things, through cooperation with the Premier League […]

  • Ethereum-Based Stock Exchange Plans First Company Listing in June
    by Yogita Khatri on May 20, 2019 at 9:30 am

    SprinkleXchange, a Bahrain-basedstock exchange built with blockchain tech, is reportedly listing its first company next month. […]

  • Cryptocurrencies Pose No Threat to Financial Stability: EU Central Bank
    by Yogita Khatri on May 20, 2019 at 8:20 am

    The European Central Bank has said that cryptocurrencies are currently not a threat to financial stability in the euro zone. […]

  • Bitcoin, Litecoin Transactions Now Available on WhatsApp
    by Alex Korwin on May 20, 2019 at 6:36 am

    The popular instant messaging platform now allows its users to transfer Bitcoin and Litecoin via a new bot, ahead of Facebook that also eyes WhatsApp audience for the use of its stablecoin The area of... The post Bitcoin, Litecoin Transactions Now Available on WhatsApp appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Will The SEC VanEck Decision Cause a Crypto Crash?
    by Luke Thompson on May 20, 2019 at 5:30 am

    Crypto markets have been on fire in recent weeks. Some say that they have gone up too fast and a massive correction is inevitable. Charts have been on 2017 redux as Bitcoin went parabolic again... The post Will The SEC VanEck Decision Cause a Crypto Crash? appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Litecoin (LTC) Price Analysis: Primed for More Gains Above $100
    by Aayush Jindal on May 20, 2019 at 5:15 am

    Litecoin price corrected lower recently and tested the $84.00 support against the US dollar. LTC is currently moving higher and it could surpass $100.00 in the near term. Key Talking Points Litecoin price found a... The post Litecoin (LTC) Price Analysis: Primed for More Gains Above $100 appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Latest Hack Sparks Concern Whatsapp Will Never Be Secure
    by Kevin Helms on May 20, 2019 at 3:01 am

    Facebook’s popular messaging app with 1.5 billion users in over 180 countries has another major vulnerability. Hackers were able to covertly install spyware on iOS and Android smartphones using Whatsapp with just a phone call. “All of their security issues are conveniently suitable for surveillance, and look and work a lot like backdoors,” said Telegram’s […] The post Latest Hack Sparks Concern Whatsapp Will Never Be Secure appeared first on Bitcoin News. […]

  • Analyst Calls For $10,000 As Bitcoin (BTC) Stabilizes Around $8,000
    by Nick Chong on May 20, 2019 at 2:30 am

    Bitcoin Closes Weekly Candle Strong Despite the fact that Bitcoin (BTC) has just shed $150 in under an hour, breaking under the $8,000 support level yet again, many are still bullish on the cryptocurrency. The... The post Analyst Calls For $10,000 As Bitcoin (BTC) Stabilizes Around $8,000 appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Fundstrat: Bitcoin (BTC) Moving Back to $8,000 Confirms Crypto Winter Is Over
    by Nick Chong on May 20, 2019 at 1:00 am

    Bitcoin Bear Market Over, Declares Fundstrat That’s right, according to Fundstrat Global Advisors, the Bitcoin (BTC) bear market is finally over. In a tweet posted Sunday, Thomas Lee, Fundstrat’s resident crypto cheerleader and head of... The post Fundstrat: Bitcoin (BTC) Moving Back to $8,000 Confirms Crypto Winter Is Over appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Binance Coin (BNB) Price Climb Continues, Hits New All-Time High
    by Michael Lavere on May 19, 2019 at 11:25 pm

    The unreal price climb for Binance Coin (BNB), the seventh largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, has continued into the fifth month of the year. On January 1, 2019, Binance Coin was trading for $6–down from... The post Binance Coin (BNB) Price Climb Continues, Hits New All-Time High appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Germany Joins other Countries to Outline Crypto Strategy
    by Grace Muthoni on May 19, 2019 at 11:00 pm

    Germany recently disclosed its plans to launch a blockchain strategy within the course of this year. This was after an inquiry by the parliament which is the body responsible for the nation’s fintech systems. Early last year on 8th March 2018, the European Union announced its Fintech Action Plan. The goal of the plan was […]

  • Will Bitcoin (BTC) And Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Payments War Destabilize Market?
    by Gary McFarlane on May 19, 2019 at 10:23 pm

    With bitcoin (BTC) back above $8,000 and set to accelerate higher, the last thing crypto needs is a fallout between the bitcoin developer and business community and the diehard Bitcoin Cash (BCH) believers. Bitcoin fork... The post Will Bitcoin (BTC) And Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Payments War Destabilize Market? appeared first on Ethereum World News. […]

  • Bitcoin Cash Devs Publish the First 3 of 3 Multi-Sig Schnorr Transaction
    by Jamie Redman on May 19, 2019 at 9:45 pm

    On May 15, the Bitcoin Cash network successfully upgraded by implementing Schnorr signatures, after which a few developers processed some basic Schnorr signatures. Then, on Saturday, May 18, software developers Chris Pacia, Mark Lundeberg, and Checksum0 performed the first multi-sig Schnorr signature on BCH and sent the funds to Freeross.org. Also Read: After Trillions Printed […] The post Bitcoin Cash Devs Publish the First 3 of 3 Multi-Sig Schnorr Transaction appeared first on Bitcoin […]

  • How to Travel the World With Bitcoin Cash
    by Lubomir Tassev on May 19, 2019 at 7:30 pm

    Traveling is on everyone’s minds as summer approaches and crypto enthusiasts are no exception. But for anyone thinking of a holiday trip, travel arrangements can be arduous. Crypto payments can make your life easier in that regard, particularly with bitcoin cash, which is a fast and cheap way to pay for anything. The following guide […] The post How to Travel the World With Bitcoin Cash appeared first on Bitcoin News. […]

  • Bitcoin Cash Upgrade and 30K Stores Accepting BCH in the Weekly Update From Bitcoin.com
    by Avi Mizrahi on May 19, 2019 at 5:00 pm

    Bitcoin Cash network successfully undergoes an upgrade and more than 30,000 new stores now accept BCH payments. Watch these and other developments discussed in this week’s video update on Bitcoin.com’s Youtube channel. Also Read: After Trillions Printed Under QE, Politicians Now Say Deficits Don’t Matter BCH Network Upgrade in Bitcoin.com’s Weekly Update This week’s show […] The post Bitcoin Cash Upgrade and 30K Stores Accepting BCH in the Weekly Update From […]

  • ‘Tackling Real World Issues’: Hackers at ETH New York Build Apps Geared Towards Social Change
    by Christine Kim on May 19, 2019 at 3:00 pm

    A New York Blockchain Week ended last Friday we spent time at an ethereum hackathon where developers came together to build blockchain tools with social impact. […]

  • Markets Update: Bitcoin Cash Jumps Ahead as Crypto Prices See Fresh Gains
    by Jamie Redman on May 19, 2019 at 2:46 pm

    Digital asset markets jumped in value over the last 24 hours as most cryptocurrencies have gained 8-13%. Since our last markets update the entire cryptoconomy has increased by $33 billion and this Sunday bitcoin cash (BCH) lead the top ten pack once again with a 12.9% gain in the last day. Also Read: Putting an […] The post Markets Update: Bitcoin Cash Jumps Ahead as Crypto Prices See Fresh Gains appeared first on Bitcoin News. […]

  • Cyberghost Is a VPN Service You Can Pay For With Bitcoin Cash
    by Lubomir Tassev on May 19, 2019 at 1:42 pm

    Privacy in the online space is quite compromised these days and anyone who would like to protect their own may consider using a VPN service. There are many platforms on the market and some are catering to the crypto community. Cyberghost VPN is one of them and it takes bitcoin cash (BCH). Also read: Vaulty […] The post Cyberghost Is a VPN Service You Can Pay For With Bitcoin Cash appeared first on Bitcoin News. […]

  • Bitcoin History Part 13: The First Mining Pool
    by Kai Sedgwick on May 19, 2019 at 11:30 am

    The notion that anyone could solo mine bitcoin – on a CPU no less – seems positively quaint today. But in 2010, this method wasn’t just possible – it was the norm. With an exponentially lower hashrate, less competition and a 50 bitcoin block reward, there was enough pie for everyone to get a bite. […] The post Bitcoin History Part 13: The First Mining Pool appeared first on Bitcoin News. […]

  • I Underestimated Just How Many Subpoenas I Would Get
    by Evan Engel on May 19, 2019 at 11:30 am

    The number of subpoenas early crypto companies got from misinformed government agencies was "staggering," says Bloq's Steve Beauregard. […]

  • My Bank Account Was Frozen for Bitcoin – And It Only Made Me Love Crypto More
    by Bailey Reutzel on May 19, 2019 at 9:30 am

    The guy who coined the term "hodl" has a real bitcoin story that only made his interest in the technology stronger. […]

  • Bitcoin and Blockchain: The Tangled History of Two Tech Buzzwords
    by Alyssa Hertig on May 19, 2019 at 9:15 am

    The word "blockchain" isn't used in the bitcoin white paper, the document that started it all. So, how did the term take off as a buzzword? […]