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Trading Tip `The Wall´ ? I Was Wrong

Trading Tip `The Wall´ ? I Was Wrong

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/trading-tip-the-wall-i-was-wrong/
on 2018-02-03 22:45:51

Last week, I made an analysis of the bitcoin price situation. My analysis noted that while the rumors of Wall Street price manipulation was most likely false, the fear was real. Despite that, the price did not break under $10,000. Because my inclination towards bitcoin is bullish (based on the the positive sentiment around the […]
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Russia Urges 4 Other Countries to Develop Common Approach to Cryptocurrencies

Russia Urges 4 Other Countries to Develop Common Approach to Cryptocurrencies

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/russia-urges-countries-develop-common-approach-cryptocurrencies/
on 2018-02-03 22:00:09

The Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has asked the leaders of the Eurasian Economic Union countries to jointly develop a common approach to cryptocurrencies. Both the Russian central bank and the prime minister believe that cryptocurrencies should not be restricted to one nation’s framework. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies […]
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Ledger Addresses Man in the Middle Attack That Threatens Millions of Hardware Wallets

Ledger Addresses Man in the Middle Attack That Threatens Millions of Hardware Wallets

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/ledger-addresses-man-in-the-middle-attack-that-threatens-millions-of-hardware-wallets/
on 2018-02-03 20:30:00

Hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger, which sold over one million devices last year, has alerted its users to a major attack vector that’s recently been discovered. Although there are no reported cases of the attack being successfully deployed, the threat itself is very real. Today, Ledger urged users of its cryptocurrency wallets to take steps to […]
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PR: First Cryptomarketplace Storiqa Has Raised $25 Million

PR: First Cryptomarketplace Storiqa Has Raised $25 Million

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/pr-first-cryptomarketplace-storiqa-has-raised-25-million/
on 2018-02-03 19:30:22

First cryptomarketplace, aiming to help small business in global trading, has raised $25 million.
Storiqa is developing marketplace with different outstanding features in compare with such companies like Amazon and eBay. With support of more than 55 000 people from 170 countries The company is launching its platform in a few months.
CEO Ruslan Tugushev stated earlier: “I spent more than 10 years for business development of SME. Their core competences were different but the problems are quite similar. Since I have gained enough experience and put together professionals from different fields I realized that it is time to establish global company which helps any SME to expand business internationally and start trading worldwide in 1 hour.”
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India?s Finance Minister Confirms Crypto Not Recognized as Legal Tender, Media Panics

India?s Finance Minister Confirms Crypto Not Recognized as Legal Tender, Media Panics

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/indias-finance-minister-confirms-crypto-not-recognized-legal-tender-media-panics/
on 2018-02-03 19:05:08

India’s Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley, has confirmed that the country’s government will not recognize cryptocurrencies as legal tender, adding that authorities will seek to ramp up efforts to “eliminate” the use of virtual currencies in illicit transactions. Mr. Jaitley’s comments have been misconstrued and embellished throughout the mainstream media, with numerous reports proclaiming that India’s […]
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Illinois: Regierung plant Blockchain-Plattform

Illinois: Regierung plant Blockchain-Plattform

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/illinois-regierung-plant-blockchain-plattform/
on 2018-02-03 18:00:48

Eine Arbeitsgruppe der Regierung im US-amerikanischen Bundesstaat Illinois veröffentlichte kürzlich einen Bericht zu einer geplanten Blockchain Adaption. Illinois will die Technologie demnach in ihre Infrastruktur integrieren, um die Registrierung der Bürger und Vermögenswerte zu verwalten. Die Adaption von Regierungen schreitet nicht nur in Sachen Kryptowährungen, sondern auch in Hinsicht der darunterliegenden Blockchain-Technologie voran. So geht…BTC-ECHO

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The Satoshi Revolution ? Chapter 5: Privacy, Anonymity, and Pseudonymity (Part 1)

The Satoshi Revolution ? Chapter 5: Privacy, Anonymity, and Pseudonymity (Part 1)

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https://news.bitcoin.com/the-satoshi-revolution-chapter-5-privacy-anonymity-and-pseudonymity-part-1/
on 2018-02-03 17:00:15

The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations. Section 2 : The Moral Imperative of Privacy Chapter 5: Implementing Crypto Privacy by Wendy McElroy Privacy, Anonymity, and Pseudonymity (Chapter 5, Part 1) It is often said that there is a tradeoff between privacy and security…. Security is defined as the state of being free from […]
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South Korea Discusses Cryptocurrency Policies With China?s Central Bank

South Korea Discusses Cryptocurrency Policies With China?s Central Bank

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/south-korea-discusses-cryptocurrency-policies-with-chinas-central-bank/
on 2018-02-03 15:34:41

The South Korean Minister of Strategy and Finance has met with the governor of the People’s Bank of China to discuss and share economic policies including cryptocurrency countermeasures. While China has imposed strict regulations on cryptocurrency trading, including closing down exchanges, South Korea has adopted a less strict approach. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens […]
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FedEx setzt seine Blockchain-Pläne für die Logistik fort

FedEx setzt seine Blockchain-Pläne für die Logistik fort

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/fedex-setzt-seine-blockchain-plaene-fuer-die-logistik-fort/
on 2018-02-03 14:00:35

Der globale Versandriese FedEx hat begonnen, blockchain-basierte Plattformen in seine tägliche Arbeit zu integrieren, indem er der Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA) beigetreten ist. Freightwaves, eine Nachrichtenagentur für die Frachtschifffahrt, berichtete, dass FedEx im Rahmen der BiTA mit der Entwicklung einer Reihe von Industriestandards für die Blockchain-Nutzung begonnen hat. Das Unternehmen, welches auch als Gründungsmitglied…BTC-ECHO

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PR: John Mcafee Joins Decentralized Coding Platform Transcodium?s Advisory Board

PR: John Mcafee Joins Decentralized Coding Platform Transcodium?s Advisory Board

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/pr-john-mcafee-joins-decentralized-coding-platform-transcodiums-advisory-board/
on 2018-02-03 11:30:49

CEO and founder of McAfee Antivirus, John McAfee, advises the Transcodium Project while reiterating the prospects of the project
Transcodium is the first of its kind decentralized transcoding platform, and Transcodium Ltd. began the pre-ICO sale on the 7th January, 2018, allowing participants to get the token for a remarkably amazing discount of 30%. Described as the solution for transcoding, the project has been receiving accolades from different quarters, and the latest of such accolade is coming from the founder and CEO of popular antivirus, McAfee Antivirus, in the person of John McAfee.
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Japanese Financial Authority Inspecting 32 Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Japanese Financial Authority Inspecting 32 Cryptocurrency Exchanges

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/japanese-financial-authority-inspecting-cryptocurrency-exchanges/
on 2018-02-03 11:00:04

The Japanese Financial Services Agency has announced that it is inspecting all 32 cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan. This includes 16 exchanges that have not obtained a license but are currently under review by the agency and those that are already fully licensed. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies 16 Exchanges […]
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BitFury will Bitcoin-Transaktionen deanonymisieren

BitFury will Bitcoin-Transaktionen deanonymisieren

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/bitfury-will-bitcoin-transaktionen-deanonymisieren/
on 2018-02-03 10:00:08

Das Blockchain-Start-up BitFury hat kürzlich ihre Erkennungssoftware Crystal vorgestellt. Sie soll mehrere Wallets einer Person von verschiedenen Anbietern zusammenfassen und dabei helfen, alle Transaktionen im Bitcoin-Ökosystem zu deanonymisieren. BitFury könnte mit ihrer Software alle ermittelnden Behörden oder Finanzämter unterstützen und aktiv die Kriminalität bekämpfen. Die Bitcoin-Adressen der Empfänger werden dabei mit den Einträgen in den…BTC-ECHO

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Twitter: Vorsicht vor Fake-Accounts

Twitter: Vorsicht vor Fake-Accounts

found at
http://coinwelt.de/2018/02/twitter-vorsicht-vor-fake-accounts/
on 2018-02-03 09:55:02

Coinwelt RSS-Feed
Auf der Social-Media-Plattform Twitter tauchen vermehrt Fake-Accounts auf, die sich als bekannte Entwickler oder Startups ausgegeben. Diese fordern ihre Follower zu kleinen Zahlungen auf und versprechen große Gewinne. Oft werben die Betrüger mit einem Gewinnspiel: die ersten 50 bis 100 Teilnehmer, die einen gewissen Betrag in Krypto überweisen, sollen in nur kurzer Zeit einen viel höheren …
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Coingeek Announces Funding the Electron Cash Development Team

Coingeek Announces Funding the Electron Cash Development Team

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/coingeek-announces-funding-the-electron-cash-development-team/
on 2018-02-03 09:00:40

On February 1 the cryptocurrency media outlet and blockchain company Coingeek announced it plans to fund the Electron Cash team’s development. The new Electron Cash projects will involve working on innovative plans for the bitcoin cash ecosystem and a partnership with the firm Nchain. Also read: Bitcoin Cash Supporters Prepare for the Network’s Next Six Month […]
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Watch my Block: PIVX

Watch my Block: PIVX

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/watch-my-block-pivx/
on 2018-02-03 08:00:58

Da PIVX sich die Zero Knowledge Proofs von ZCash und die Masternodes von Dash abgeschaut hat, liegt die Vermutung nahe, dass es die Vorteile beider Systeme kombiniert. Wie PIVX genau funktioniert und ob PIVX sich tatsächlich als anonyme Internetwährung eignet, prüfen wir jetzt. Besonderheiten PIVX wurde im Februar 2016 unter dem ominösen Namen „Darknet“ gelauncht.…BTC-ECHO

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Alt coin Analysis: NEO, EOS, LTC and IOTA

Alt coin Analysis: NEO, EOS, LTC and IOTA

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/02/03/alt-coin-analysis-neo-eos-ltc-lumens/
on 2018-02-03 07:48:51

We expect a short to medium term alt coin recovery and considering these set ups, I recommend buying LTC, Lumens and NEM. Reason? The depreciation has been rapid and right now, these pairs are recovering at key Fibonacci or price action support levels. Let’s dissect these charts: Scalp Lumens and target $0.7 It’s pretty nice … Continue reading Alt coin Analysis: NEO, EOS, LTC and IOTA
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Morning Asian trading roundup: the leading altcoin is Dentacoin

Morning Asian trading roundup: the leading altcoin is Dentacoin

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/02/03/morning-asian-trading-roundup-the-leading-altcoin-is-dentacoin/
on 2018-02-03 06:25:00

FOMO Moments The carnage on the crypto markets has continued this morning. Asian trading is bleak and everyone is selling, it looks like the mass media is winning the battle and reveling in a falling cryptocurrencies. Or it could be a prelude to Chinese New Year, markets fall every year during these months though this … Continue reading Morning Asian trading roundup: the leading altcoin is Dentacoin
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Dead again? In Reality Bitcoin Is Up 729% Since Last February

Dead again? In Reality Bitcoin Is Up 729% Since Last February

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/dead-again-in-reality-bitcoin-is-up-729-since-last-february/
on 2018-02-03 05:55:37

The price of bitcoin has seen some corrections over the years, but really there have only been a few deep cuts. With the bearish dips in price over the past five weeks it’s always good to look at the historical view of value drops and the long-term achievements of the cryptocurrency economy in general. Also […]
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Another Post-Soviet Jurisdiction Welcomes Crypto Miners

Another Post-Soviet Jurisdiction Welcomes Crypto Miners

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https://news.bitcoin.com/another-post-soviet-jurisdiction-welcomes-crypto-miners/
on 2018-02-03 05:00:42

Following in the footsteps of counterparts from former Soviet countries, government officials in Transnistria have attempted to create crypto-friendly environment in their disputed republic. Newly adopted legislation legalizes cryptocurrency mining and provides incentives for foreign investors. Entrepreneurs, invited to set up mining facilities, are not even required to register a local company. They can take […]
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Montana is Home to New 53 Acre, $75 Million Bitcoin Mining Facility

Montana is Home to New 53 Acre, $75 Million Bitcoin Mining Facility

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/montana-is-home-to-new-53-acre-75-million-bitcoin-mining-facility/
on 2018-02-03 03:00:34

This week, the cities of Butte and Anaconda, Montana, learned bitcoin mining company Crypto Watt LLC secured 53 acres on which they plan to invest at least 75 million USD to facilitate the process of how the world’s most popular cryptocurrency’s transactions are authenticated and confirmed.   Also read: Nassim Nicholas Taleb vs David Birch on […]
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In This Storm, Be Hopeful; Lightning is on the Horizon

In This Storm, Be Hopeful; Lightning is on the Horizon

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/02/03/coinfinity-completes-first-bitcoin-transaction-using-the-lightening-network/
on 2018-02-03 01:30:40

Right after the bitcoin network has cleared up its massive backlog of transactions, we’ve been hit by a huge price correction. However, there is still much to be hopeful about; the development and testing of the Lightning Network is coming along quite nicely. What is the Lightning Network? The LN, put simply, will allow for … Continue reading In This Storm, Be Hopeful; Lightning is on the Horizon
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