Browsed by
Day: October 15, 2017

As India?s Government Wars Against Cash, Bitcoin is Sought in Exchange

As India?s Government Wars Against Cash, Bitcoin is Sought in Exchange

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/as-indias-government-wars-against-cash-bitcoin-sought-in-exchange/
on 2017-10-15 22:00:48

Last year, the Republic of India overnight banned 85 percent of its fiat cash in circulation. As a way to address “black money” presumably used in nefarious dealings, government policy makers demanded certain Indian Rupee (INR) denominations be returned. It’s citizens now have an incentive to begin looking for alternatives to government money. Also read: India’s […]
The post As India’s Government Wars Against Cash, Bitcoin is Sought in Exchange appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

PR: Universa Blockchain Project Ceo Alexander Borodich and Yellowrockets Are Launching the World?s First Decentralized Blockchain Accelerator

PR: Universa Blockchain Project Ceo Alexander Borodich and Yellowrockets Are Launching the World?s First Decentralized Blockchain Accelerator

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/pr-universa-blockchain-project-ceo-alexander-borodich-and-yellowrockets-are-launching-the-worlds-first-decentralized-blockchain-accelerator/
on 2017-10-15 19:30:00

The founder of Universa Platform Alexander Borodich has announced the start of recruitment for the Universa first blockchain accelerator.
The post PR: Universa Blockchain Project Ceo Alexander Borodich and Yellowrockets Are Launching the World’s First Decentralized Blockchain Accelerator appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

South Korea Prepares to Tax Bitcoin Use

South Korea Prepares to Tax Bitcoin Use

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/south-korea-tax-bitcoin-use/
on 2017-10-15 19:00:33

South Korea is preparing to tax bitcoin use after the cryptocurrency’s trading volume skyrocketed past that of Kosdaq. Han Seung-hee, the commissioner of the country’s National Tax Service, told lawmakers this weekend that the issue of how to best tax cryptocurrencies is being discussed, including the areas of capital gains tax, the VAT, and gift tax. […]
The post South Korea Prepares to Tax Bitcoin Use appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

Various Restaurants Around the World now Accept Bitcoin Cash

Various Restaurants Around the World now Accept Bitcoin Cash

found at
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/10/15/various-restaurants-around-world-now-accept-bitcoin-cash/
on 2017-10-15 19:00:09

Contrary to what some people expect, there are physical locations accepting Bitcoin Cash. While the list is pretty small right now, it shows the potential for BCH. Surprisingly, two of the locations are based in Japan, whereas the third is in the US. All locations are related to food, which is pretty convenient for BCH … Continue reading Various Restaurants Around the World now Accept Bitcoin Cash
The post Various Restaurants Around the World now Accept Bitcoin Cash appeared first on NEWSBTC.

#newsbtc

NakamotoX, The Next Generation Digital Asset Trading Platform, Announce Alpha Release

NakamotoX, The Next Generation Digital Asset Trading Platform, Announce Alpha Release

found at
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/10/15/nakamotox-announce-alpha-release/
on 2017-10-15 18:20:08

The Alpha release of NakamotoX, a next-generation bitcoin, and digital asset trading platform, has been announced. Once the release is launched, the company will start inviting users to test its features and capabilities. The company, based in the Czech Republic, has been extensively working on blockchain and cryptocurrencies, their mining and system design, since 2012. … Continue reading NakamotoX, The Next Generation Digital Asset Trading Platform, Announce Alpha Release
The post NakamotoX, The Next Generation Digital Asset Trading Platform, Announce Alpha Release appeared first on NEWSBTC.

#newsbtc

Bitcoin Price Continues to Rise, Demonstrating Resilience as Core Developer Explains

Bitcoin Price Continues to Rise, Demonstrating Resilience as Core Developer Explains

found at
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/10/15/bitcoin-price-continues-rise-demonstrating-resilience-core-developer-explains/
on 2017-10-15 18:26:09

Throughout the past week, the Bitcoin price has surged from around $4,500 to $5,920, demonstrating a $1,420 increase in value within a relatively short period of time. Since October 14, the price of Bitcoin has endured a minor correction, declining from $5,920 to $5,500. But, Bitcoin Core developer Eric Lombrozo emphasized the resilience of Bitcoin … Continue reading Bitcoin Price Continues to Rise, Demonstrating Resilience as Core Developer Explains
The post Bitcoin Price Continues to Rise, Demonstrating Resilience as Core Developer Explains appeared first on NEWSBTC.

#newsbtc

First of Two Ethereum Metropolis Hard Forks Takes Place Tomorrow

First of Two Ethereum Metropolis Hard Forks Takes Place Tomorrow

found at
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/10/15/first-two-ethereum-metropolis-hard-forks-takes-place-tomorrow/
on 2017-10-15 18:10:55

Tomorrow is an important day in the history of Ethereum. As most people know, tomorrow will be the day on which the first hard fork of the Metropolis upgrade takes place. Unlike the previous big hard fork, there will be no currency or blockchain split this time. It’s an interesting milestone for Ethereum, as the … Continue reading First of Two Ethereum Metropolis Hard Forks Takes Place Tomorrow
The post First of Two Ethereum Metropolis Hard Forks Takes Place Tomorrow appeared first on NEWSBTC.

#newsbtc

Flipz Aims to be the First Decentralized E-commerce Platform

Flipz Aims to be the First Decentralized E-commerce Platform

found at
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/10/15/flipz-decentralized-e-commerce-platform/
on 2017-10-15 17:37:24

The pre-ICO of Flipz, a smart e-commerce platform based on blockchain smart contracts, has just started on October 12, 2017. The first decentralized e-commerce platform is in the process of raising funds for development, cover marketing expenses and to pay the staff. As a part of the crowdsale, Flipz has issued hundred million tokens for sale during the … Continue reading Flipz Aims to be the First Decentralized E-commerce Platform
The post Flipz Aims to be the First Decentralized E-commerce Platform appeared first on NEWSBTC.

#newsbtc

Bitcoin Anarchist Amir Taaki Leaves England Boyish, Returns From Syria Hardened

Bitcoin Anarchist Amir Taaki Leaves England Boyish, Returns From Syria Hardened

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/bitcoin-anarchist-amir-taaki-leaves-england-boyish-returns-from-syria-hardened/
on 2017-10-15 17:00:11

Famed bitcoin gadfly and early adopter, cryptoanarchist Amir Taaki, ghosted for long enough to generate theories galore. Resurfacing, it turns out he was in a tucked-away part of northern Syria. He speaks with news.Bitcoin.com about his transformation as a result.  Also read: Bitcoin Drives Revolution and ‘Startup Government’ for Syrian Kurds Syria Births a New Man An […]
The post Bitcoin Anarchist Amir Taaki Leaves England Boyish, Returns From Syria Hardened appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

Bitcoin Market Capitalization Approaches $100 Billion USD

Bitcoin Market Capitalization Approaches $100 Billion USD

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/bitcoin-market-capitalization-approaches-100-billion-usd/
on 2017-10-15 17:00:22

The total market capitalization of bitcoin is approaching $100 billion USD, currently sitting at approximately $94 billion USD. The current market capitalization is comparable to that of numerous top 100 global companies. Also Read: Markets Update: Bitcoin’s Price Peaks Past $5800 Across Global Exchanges Bitcoin’s Market Capitalization Has Begun to Test the $100 Billion USD Area […]
The post Bitcoin Market Capitalization Approaches $100 Billion USD appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

ETH-Kursanalyse KW 41 ? Weiter geht es im Aufwärtskanal

ETH-Kursanalyse KW 41 ? Weiter geht es im Aufwärtskanal

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/eth-kursanalyse-kw-41-weiter-geht-es-im-aufwaertskanal/
on 2017-10-15 16:00:26

Ab dem 13. Oktober stieg der Kurs von Ethereum auf bis zu 291,05 EUR (344,06 USD), ist seitdem aber wieder gefallen und steht aktuell bei 273,11 EUR (322,85 USD). Zusammenfassung Der Ethereum-Kurs ist während der Woche gestiegen. Die Resistance letzter Woche bei 265,08 EUR (310,95 USD) konnte durchbrochen werden, jedoch fällt der Kurs aktuell wieder darauf […]
BTC-ECHO

#btcecho

Julian Assange Thanks U.S. Government for 50,000% Gains on Wikileaks? Bitcoin Holdings

Julian Assange Thanks U.S. Government for 50,000% Gains on Wikileaks? Bitcoin Holdings

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/julian-assange-thanks-u-s-government-for-50000-gains-on-wikileaks-bitcoin-holdings/
on 2017-10-15 15:55:58

The founder of Wikileaks, Julian Assange, has posted a tweet thanking United States government officials and the financial institutions that refused services to Wikileaks for driving them to invest in bitcoin during 2010. Assange’s tweet indicates that Wikileaks’ bitcoin holdings have seen gains of over 50,000%. Also Read: Your Bitcoins Open to CIA and Criminals, Heed […]
The post Julian Assange Thanks U.S. Government for 50,000% Gains on Wikileaks’ Bitcoin Holdings appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

Mauritius: Mit Blockchain-Assets zum Kredit?

Mauritius: Mit Blockchain-Assets zum Kredit?

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/mit-blockchain-assets-zum-kredit-state-bank-of-mauritius-kooperiert-mit-blockchain-kreditgeber-salt/
on 2017-10-15 15:00:22

Die zweitgrößte Bank Mauritius’, die State Bank of Mauritius (SBM), will gemeinsam mit dem Start-up SALT die Verwendung von digitalen Vermögenswerten als Sicherheit für Kredite testen. SALT (Secured Automated Lending Technology, zu deutsch: geschützte, automatische Darlehenstechnologie) verbindet Kreditgeber und -nehmer durch die Nutzung von Blockchain-Assets als Sicherheit für die Kreditvergabe. Am Freitag hat das Start-up […]
BTC-ECHO

#btcecho

One Woman Surviving Solely on Bitcoin Attempts a Trek from Toronto to Las Vegas

One Woman Surviving Solely on Bitcoin Attempts a Trek from Toronto to Las Vegas

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/surviving-toronto-to-las-vegas-only-on-bitcoin/
on 2017-10-15 14:30:23

Satoshi Nakamoto is reported to have insisted acceptance of his invention hinged upon its use as a currency, a functioning instrument of daily trade. To this end, more advocates are taking to public competitions to spread the message of cryptocurrency power.   Also read: Minimalist Family Sells Everything for Bitcoin Hoping It Pays Off Bitcoin 20/20 With […]
The post One Woman Surviving Solely on Bitcoin Attempts a Trek from Toronto to Las Vegas appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

PNC Bank Threatens to Close Customer?s Account for Buying Bitcoin

PNC Bank Threatens to Close Customer?s Account for Buying Bitcoin

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/bank-threatens-to-close-customers-account-for-buying-bitcoin/
on 2017-10-15 12:00:36

The PNC bank recently threatened one of their customers for purchasing bitcoin. The bank wanted to shut down the customer’s account. This has been a story floating around the internet the last few days. The victim was Elitoohey. He elaborated on the situation in a Reddit post, saying the bank started by asking him questions about recent […]
The post PNC Bank Threatens to Close Customer’s Account for Buying Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

PR: Sportyfi ? Decentralized Sports Investment Start-Up Endorsed by Soccer Superstar Roberto Carlos

PR: Sportyfi ? Decentralized Sports Investment Start-Up Endorsed by Soccer Superstar Roberto Carlos

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/pr-sportyfi-decentralized-sports-investment-start-up-endorsed-by-soccer-superstar-roberto-carlos/
on 2017-10-15 11:30:07

UK-based SportyFi will disrupt the sports financing market by setting up a blockchain-based platform for fans and small investors. This will give up-and-coming athletes the opportunity to overcome the final hurdle before their career takes off. To set up the platform, SportyFi will launch the SPF Token Crowdsale on November 14th, 2017, with a hard cap of $16 million.
The post PR: Sportyfi – Decentralized Sports Investment Start-Up Endorsed by Soccer Superstar Roberto Carlos appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

Meet the New Bitcoin Cash P2P Exchange Localbitcoincash.org

Meet the New Bitcoin Cash P2P Exchange Localbitcoincash.org

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/meet-the-new-bitcoin-cash-p2p-exchange-localbitcoincash-org/
on 2017-10-15 10:30:17

On October 14 a new bitcoin cash exchange was launched called, Localbitcoincash.org, a platform that enables people to trade the decentralized currency in a peer-to-peer fashion. Also read: Putin Confirms Russia Will Regulate Cryptocurrencies Localbitcoincash.org Launches Beta Platform This week the beta version of Localbitcoincash.org (LBC) was released after bitcoin cash (BCH) fans were teased with screenshots […]
The post Meet the New Bitcoin Cash P2P Exchange Localbitcoincash.org appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

DIGMUS Announces Token Sale as it Combats Counterfeiting

DIGMUS Announces Token Sale as it Combats Counterfeiting

found at
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/10/15/digmus-announces-token-sale-combats-counterfeiting/
on 2017-10-15 10:35:47

Digmus is a platform that is set to phase out fake goods in the market and help businesses gain back profits. The platform is designed to benefit both buyers and the sellers. Digmus have consulted with stakeholders and found a system with which they can use to fight counterfeit goods. The system is divided into … Continue reading DIGMUS Announces Token Sale as it Combats Counterfeiting
The post DIGMUS Announces Token Sale as it Combats Counterfeiting appeared first on NEWSBTC.

#newsbtc

Russian Regulators Think They Found a Way to Find, Tax, and License Crypto Miners

Russian Regulators Think They Found a Way to Find, Tax, and License Crypto Miners

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/russian-regulators-tax-license-cryptocurrency-miners/
on 2017-10-15 08:00:30

Russia’s regulators have revealed how they plan to find and tax cryptocurrency miners as well as license them. This follows their meeting with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin. At the meeting, they agreed to regulate cryptocurrency mining, alongside cryptocurrencies themselves including bitcoin. Last week, the finance ministry proposed creating a registry of crypto miners. Also read: Research […]
The post Russian Regulators Think They Found a Way to Find, Tax, and License Crypto Miners appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

Russian Regulators Think They Found a Way to Find, Tax, and License Crypto Miners

Russian Regulators Think They Found a Way to Find, Tax, and License Crypto Miners

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/russian-regulators-tax-license-cryptocurrency-miners/
on 2017-10-15 04:17:30

Russia’s regulators have revealed how they plan to find and tax cryptocurrency miners as well as license them. This follows their meeting with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin. At the meeting, they agreed to regulate cryptocurrency mining, alongside cryptocurrencies themselves including bitcoin. Last week, the finance ministry proposed creating a registry of crypto miners. Also read: Research […]
The post Russian Regulators Think They Found a Way to Find, Tax, and License Crypto Miners appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

Bitcoin Cash Price Weekly Analysis ? Can BCH/USD Gain Momentum?

Bitcoin Cash Price Weekly Analysis ? Can BCH/USD Gain Momentum?

found at
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/10/15/bitcoin-cash-price-weekly-analysis-can-bchusd-gain-momentum/
on 2017-10-15 07:28:15

Key Points Bitcoin cash price struggled a lot and moved towards $300 against the US Dollar. Recently, there was a break above two bearish trend lines with resistance at $310 on the 4-hours chart of BCH/USD (data feed from Kraken). The pair now has to gain pace for more gains above the $340 level in … Continue reading Bitcoin Cash Price Weekly Analysis – Can BCH/USD Gain Momentum?
The post Bitcoin Cash Price Weekly Analysis – Can BCH/USD Gain Momentum? appeared first on NEWSBTC.

#newsbtc

Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis ? BTC/USD in Monstrous Trend

Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis ? BTC/USD in Monstrous Trend

found at
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/10/15/bitcoin-price-weekly-analysis-btcusd-monstrous-trend/
on 2017-10-15 07:00:25

Key Points Bitcoin price is in a major uptrend and recently broke the $5600 resistance against the US Dollar. There are two major bullish trend lines forming with support at $5280 and $5000 on the 4-hours chart of BTC/USD (data feed from SimpleFX). The pair might continue to trade higher and could even break the … Continue reading Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis – BTC/USD in Monstrous Trend
The post Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis – BTC/USD in Monstrous Trend appeared first on NEWSBTC.

#newsbtc

Ethereum Price Weekly Analysis ? ETH/USD Remains in Uptrend

Ethereum Price Weekly Analysis ? ETH/USD Remains in Uptrend

found at
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/10/15/ethereum-price-weekly-analysis-ethusd-remains-uptrend/
on 2017-10-15 06:18:09

Key Highlights ETH price gained strength recently and cleared a major resistance at $312 against the US Dollar. There is a monster ascending channel forming with resistance at $346 on the 4-hours chart of ETH/USD (data feed via SimpleFX). The pair might correct a few points from the current levels towards $325-320 in the short … Continue reading Ethereum Price Weekly Analysis – ETH/USD Remains in Uptrend
The post Ethereum Price Weekly Analysis – ETH/USD Remains in Uptrend appeared first on NEWSBTC.

#newsbtc

Präsident der Weltbank äußert sich positiv über Blockchain

Präsident der Weltbank äußert sich positiv über Blockchain

found at
http://coinwelt.de/2017/10/praesident-der-weltbank-aeussert-sich-positiv-ueber-blockchain/
on 2017-10-15 03:00:37

Coinwelt RSS-Feed
Während eines TV-Auftritts äußerte sich der Präsident der Weltbank positiv über die Blockchain. In einem Interview mit CNBC sagte Jim Yong Kim, dass alle von der Technologie begeistert wären. Er mahnte jedoch auch zur Vorsicht im Umgang mit Kryptowährungen. „Über die Blockchain-Technologie sind alle begeistert, aber wir müssen uns vor Augen halten, dass Bitcoin nur …
Der Beitrag Präsident der Weltbank äußert sich positiv über Blockchain erschien zuerst auf Coinwelt.de.

#coinweltde