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Pakistan?s Central Bank Prohibits Crypto Dealings with a Circular

Pakistan?s Central Bank Prohibits Crypto Dealings with a Circular

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/pakistans-central-bank-prohibits-crypto-dealings-with-a-circular/
on 2018-04-09 01:14:37
The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has issued a circular on the “prohibition of dealing in virtual currencies”. The measure comes right after a similar move by the central bank of neighboring India. Commercial banks and payment providers have been told to stay away from crypto operations. They should not facilitate transactions of virtual currencies […]
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Cyberattack on Indiana Hospital Highlights Increasing Focus on Healthcare Industry by Hackers

Cyberattack on Indiana Hospital Highlights Increasing Focus on Healthcare Industry by Hackers

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/08/cyberattack-on-indiana-hospital-highlights-increasing-focus-on-healthcare-industry-by-hackers/
on 2018-04-09 00:20:14
Hancock Regional Hospital in Greenfield, Indiana, where Steve Long is the hospital administrator, was hit by a cyberattack earlier this year. Long, in attempts to make sure his patients were safe, paid the hackers four Bitcoin in ransom for the return of the hospital’s stolen information. Now, Long spends a lot of his free time…
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Stop The FUD: State Bank of Pakistan Never Banned the Use of Cryptocurrencies

Stop The FUD: State Bank of Pakistan Never Banned the Use of Cryptocurrencies

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/08/stop-fud-state-bank-pakistan-never-banned-cryptocurrencies/
on 2018-04-08 23:21:29
The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has released information that seeks to clarify the bank’s position on digital currencies. Although the statement “advises” both the public and institutions against dealing in the coins, it is not an outright ban. State Bank of Pakistan: Caution Regarding Risk of Virtual Currencies The release begins by stating that…
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NEO, EOS, Litecoin, IOTA and Stellar: Technical Analysis April 9, 2018

NEO, EOS, Litecoin, IOTA and Stellar: Technical Analysis April 9, 2018

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/08/neo-eos-litecoin-iota-stellar-analysis/
on 2018-04-08 23:14:02
It has been a hot and cold week for Bitcoin and alt coins as NEO, Litecoin, Stellar Lumens, IOTA and EOS. While impressive developments continue to happen in most of these coins, our altcoins technical analysis points to lower lows in the coming days unless otherwise. This week I shall primarily focus on EOS-it’s up…
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Over 16,000 Indians Sign Petition Against ?Irrational? RBI Crackdown

Over 16,000 Indians Sign Petition Against ?Irrational? RBI Crackdown

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/over-16000-indians-sign-petition-against-irrational-rbi-crackdown/
on 2018-04-08 22:35:47
Cryptocurrency users in India are using the internet to voice their protest over a recent crackdown by the country’s central bank. Instead of allowing it to be stifled, petitioners call on the government to help cultivate the new ecosystem which can benefit India in various ways.    Also Read: ADS Securities Adds Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, […]
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United Arab Emirates: OneGram, Gold-Backed Cryptocurrency That Complies With Sharia Law

United Arab Emirates: OneGram, Gold-Backed Cryptocurrency That Complies With Sharia Law

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/08/united-arab-emirates-onegram-gold-backed-cryptocurrency-that-complies-with-sharia-law/
on 2018-04-08 22:43:08
United Arab Emirates-based OneGram is issuing a gold-backed cryptocurrency in attempts to convince Muslims that investing in cryptocurrencies complies with their faith. Islam and Cryptocurrency The growing global interest in cryptocurrencies naturally extends into the Gulf and southeast Asia, the main centers of Islamic finance. But because cryptocurrencies and associated technologies are products of financial engineering and…
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More Communities Join the Legal Action against Crypto Ads Ban

More Communities Join the Legal Action against Crypto Ads Ban

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/more-communities-join-the-legal-action-against-crypto-ads-ban/
on 2018-04-08 20:50:27
Cryptocurrency associations and businesses from Switzerland, Kazakhstan and Armenia have joined the initiative to sue Internet corporations over restrictions on crypto-related advertisements. The class action lawsuit will be filed in New York. Legal costs will be covered with funds raised through donations to a wallet registered in Estonia.   Also read: Twitter Confirms Restrictions on ICOs […]
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Content Creators Can Have a Tough Time ? But Blockchain Can Help

Content Creators Can Have a Tough Time ? But Blockchain Can Help

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/08/content-creators-can-tough-time-blockchain-can-help/
on 2018-04-08 20:49:16
Creating content and educational materials for your followers online can be extremely rewarding. It’s common to hear stories of people who make a great living by publishing content to social media or sharing videos. YouTubers like Pewdiepie are almost household names and make millions of dollars a year from their passion. To those on the…
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PR: Dynatiq Announces ICO for Their Blockchain Based Domains & Websites Marketplace

PR: Dynatiq Announces ICO for Their Blockchain Based Domains & Websites Marketplace

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/pr-dynatiq-announces-ico-for-their-blockchain-based-domains-websites-marketplace/
on 2018-04-08 19:30:21
Dynatiq, a decentralized domain and website marketplace, announces token event starting 25th April 2018. Dynatiq is set to be the backbone of the domain industry.
Dubai, UAE: As of January 1, 2018, a total of global internet users was approximated to be 3,812,564,450 as compared to 3.42 billion that was recorded in 2016. Asia has always been the continent with the highest number of internet users in the world however their recent percentage dropped from 50.1% to 49.7%. Europe has 17.0%. Latin America has 10.4% and Africa has 10%. North American only has 8.2%.
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PBOC Plans to Continue ?Rectifying Cryptocurrency Activity? in China

PBOC Plans to Continue ?Rectifying Cryptocurrency Activity? in China

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/pboc-plans-to-continue-rectifying-cryptocurrency-activity-in-china/
on 2018-04-08 19:05:08
Last year the Chinese government cracked down on initial coin offerings (ICO) and stopped all domestic cryptocurrency exchanges from dealing with the renminbi. According to local reports and the central bank’s recent ‘2018 agenda,’ the People’s Bank of China aims to finish what it started in 2017 by “rectifying” all virtual currency operations, introducing new […]
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Video-Empfehlung der Woche ? Bitcoin vs Bitcoin Cash auf der Deconomy

Video-Empfehlung der Woche ? Bitcoin vs Bitcoin Cash auf der Deconomy

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/video-empfehlung-der-woche-bitcoin-vs-bitcoin-cash-auf-der-deconomy/
on 2018-04-08 19:01:07
Das diese Woche empfohlene Video zeigt die Debatte zwischen Samson Mow und Roger Ver. In diesem auf der Deconomy stattgefundenen Disput lernt man mehr über die Positionen für Bitcoin und Bitcoin Cash. Dabei lernt man auch viel über Debattenkultur und Argumentation. Eine gute Debattenkultur gehört zu einem guten Ökosystem. Wenn innerhalb desselben keine Debatten geführt… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Video-Empfehlung der Woche – Bitcoin vs Bitcoin Cash auf der Deconomy erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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OTC Bitcoin Trading Surges in Canada, Same May Happen in India

OTC Bitcoin Trading Surges in Canada, Same May Happen in India

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/08/otc-bitcoin-trading-surges-canada-may-happen-india/
on 2018-04-08 18:44:33
The Bitcoin price has gone through the wringer in Q1 of 2018. After reaching astronomical heights in 2017, the value plunged in the following three months. Even so, the demand for Bitcoin trading is not slowing down by any means. OTC trading is quickly growing in popularity, especially in Canada. It isn’t unlikely a similar…
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ASIC Resistance Increasingly Hot Topic in Crypto as Monero Forks

ASIC Resistance Increasingly Hot Topic in Crypto as Monero Forks

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/asic-resistance-increasingly-hot-topic-in-crypto-as-monero-forks/
on 2018-04-08 17:11:56
Monero, a leading privacy-centric cryptocurrency, has undergone a hard fork in recent days – producing a new Monero chain in addition to the now renamed ‘Monero Classic’. The fork was initiated to protect Monero against mining centralization, as Bitmain had developed ASIC units purpose-built for mining XMR tokens. Also Read: “Private Digital Money” Better than State-Issued, […]
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Soros, Rothschild, and Big Institutional Investors are Entering Bitcoin Market

Soros, Rothschild, and Big Institutional Investors are Entering Bitcoin Market

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/08/soros-rothschild-big-institutional-investors-entering-bitcoin-market/
on 2018-04-08 16:14:53
The cryptocurrency industry has always attracted speculators and market makers. Institutional investors have not shown much of an interest in Bitcoin until very recently. Slowly but surely, the tide will turn in favor of all cryptocurrencies. Financial moguls, including George Soros, the Rothschild family, and others, now have their sights set on Bitcoin. It makes…
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Goodbye FUD #5 ? Prof. Dr. Blockchain: Kryptos an der Uni

Goodbye FUD #5 ? Prof. Dr. Blockchain: Kryptos an der Uni

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/goodbye-fud-5-prof-dr-blockchain-kryptos-an-der-uni/
on 2018-04-08 16:00:37
Die letzten Wochen und Monate waren alles andere als rosig für den Kryptomarkt. Fallende Kurse und schlechte Nachrichten haben stark auf die Stimmung im Krypto-Ökosystem geschlagen –  das Schlagwort FUD (Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt) schlug hohe Wellen. In manch einer Berichterstattung konnte schnell der Eindruck gewonnen werden, dass die Krypto-Ökonomie am Ende ist. Wir halten… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Goodbye FUD #5 – Prof. Dr. Blockchain: Kryptos an der Uni erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Zeepin Is Launching CryptoGalaxy ? the World?s First Virtual Universe Powered by Blockchain

Zeepin Is Launching CryptoGalaxy ? the World?s First Virtual Universe Powered by Blockchain

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/08/zeepin-launching-cryptogalaxy-worlds-first-virtual-universe-powered-blockchain/
on 2018-04-08 15:29:05
April 8, 2018 – The increasing penetration of cryptocurrency technology across all the industries on a global scale has given birth to the fast-growing blockchain-based game segment. Zeepin, in view of this emerging trend has created CryptoGalaxy — a Galaxy super dApp, which has already acquired thousands of fans in the blockchain community just after…
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Russischer Verband RACIB plant Krypto-Park

Russischer Verband RACIB plant Krypto-Park

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/russischer-verband-racib-plant-krypto-park/
on 2018-04-08 14:00:07
Der russische Krypto- und Blockchain-Verband RACIB plant einen Krypto-Park in der russischen Sonderwirtschaftszone Stupino. Das großangelegte Projekt soll Unternehmen und Start-ups künftig unter anderem die Herausgabe neuer Kryptowährungen (ICOs) erleichtern und Entwicklern ein attraktives Programmierumfeld bieten. Weltweit locken bereits mehrere Vorbildprojekte in ähnlicher Form Branchenunternehmen in ihre Breitengrade. Stupino, eine Kleinstadt nahe Moskau, ist bereits… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Russischer Verband RACIB plant Krypto-Park erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Monex bestätigt Übernahme von Coincheck

Monex bestätigt Übernahme von Coincheck

found at
http://coinwelt.de/2018/04/monex-bestaetigt-uebernahme-von-coincheck/
on 2018-04-08 13:14:01
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Die japanische Monex Group hat die Übernahme der Börse Coinbase bestätigt. Coinbase war vor wenigen Monaten von Hackern angegriffen worden und hatte dabei einen Großteil der Investitionen ihrer Kunden verloren. Nach Angaben der Nachrichtenseite Mainichi wird die Übernahme rund 3,6 Millionen Yen kosten. Schon Ende April soll Monex 45,2 % der Anteile, die Geschäftsführer Koichiro …
Der Beitrag Monex bestätigt Übernahme von Coincheck erschien zuerst auf Coinwelt.de.

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First Soros, Now Rockefellers Move into Cryptocurrency

First Soros, Now Rockefellers Move into Cryptocurrency

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/first-soros-now-rockefellers-move-into-cryptocurrency/
on 2018-04-08 12:50:33
First, if reports are to be believed, legendary investor George Soros was found to be investing in cryptocurrency. Now, Venrock, a 3 billion USD venture capital firm owned by storied American family, the Rockefellers, have taken to crypto.  Also read: George Soros Is Rumored to Be Investing in Cryptocurrency First Soros, Now Rockefellers’ $3 Billion Firm […]
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PR: Ready, Set, Lend! FinCryption.com Launches Its Secure Crypto Solution at Lendit Fintech USA 2018

PR: Ready, Set, Lend! FinCryption.com Launches Its Secure Crypto Solution at Lendit Fintech USA 2018

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/pr-ready-set-lend-fincryption-com-launches-its-secure-crypto-solution-at-lendit-fintech-usa-2018/
on 2018-04-08 11:30:17
With hundreds of billions of USD in the crypto market cap, an historic asset-based lending opportunity exists. Nevertheless, only a handful of companies currently accept crypto as collateral for loans. Why? Crypto security concerns and hack attacks are keeping all but the boldest away. Enter FinCryption and its secure SaaS software suite for lenders. Crypto lending: get ready to go mainstream.
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16-Jährige entwickelt erfolgreiche Krypto-Tracking-App

16-Jährige entwickelt erfolgreiche Krypto-Tracking-App

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/16-jaehrige-entwickelt-erfolgreiche-krypto-tracking-app/
on 2018-04-08 11:00:37
Eine Programmiererin verkauft ihre erfolgreiche Krypto-Tracking-App an den Gründer einer Risikokapitalfirma für Krypto-Assets. Soweit ist daran nichts Ungewöhnliches festzustellen. Doch was weder ihre App vermuten lässt, noch der Käufer erwartet hätte, ist ihr junges Alter von 16 Jahren.  Wenig optimistisch schaltete Sean Walsh, Gründer der kalifornischen Redwood City Ventures, eine Anzeige auf LinkedIn. Sein Wunsch:… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag 16-Jährige entwickelt erfolgreiche Krypto-Tracking-App erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Bitcoin Prediction Market Fairlay Sees Sizable Volumes

Bitcoin Prediction Market Fairlay Sees Sizable Volumes

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/bitcoin-prediction-market-fairlay-sees-sizable-volumes/
on 2018-04-08 10:00:55
In the cryptocurrency ecosystem, the concept of prediction markets is a topical subject. There are a few projects in the works hoping to build decentralized prediction markets such as Augur and Hivemind. One particular project, although not fully ‘trustless’ at the moment, Fairlay, has been moving a staggering amount of volume over the past few […]
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Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis ? BTC/USD?s Upsides Remain Capped

Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis ? BTC/USD?s Upsides Remain Capped

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/08/bitcoin-price-weekly-analysis-btc-usds-upsides-remain-capped/
on 2018-04-08 08:00:36
Key Points Bitcoin price is slowly recovering and forming support around the $6,500 level against the US Dollar. There is a major bearish trend line forming with resistance at $7,500 on the 4-hours chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair has to move above the $7,400 and $7,500 resistance levels to…
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Kryptomining statt Goldrausch in Kanada

Kryptomining statt Goldrausch in Kanada

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/kryptomining-statt-goldrausch-in-kanada/
on 2018-04-08 08:00:25
Was glänzt mehr – haptisches oder digitales Gold? Die kanadische MX Gold Corp. stellt seit einigen Monaten ihr Geschäftsmodell auf Kryptomining um. Statt wie früher nach Gold zu graben, schürft man in einem Pilotprojekt seit Januar dieses Jahres zwölf zusätzliche Bitcoin. Doch das war offenbar nur der Anfang… Ein kanadisches Unternehmen packt die digitale Goldgräberstimmung. Im… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Kryptomining statt Goldrausch in Kanada erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Coindcx Launches Indian Crypto-to-Crypto Exchange Amid Regulations

Coindcx Launches Indian Crypto-to-Crypto Exchange Amid Regulations

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/coindcx-launches-indian-crypto-to-crypto-exchange-amid-regulations/
on 2018-04-08 07:55:36
This week the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the country’s central bank, has banned banks from dealing with cryptocurrency businesses. Indian financial institutions have three months to cease doing business with digital asset operations but some of them may stop facilitating INR settlements. News.Bitcoin.com spoke with Sumit Gupta the founder and CEO of a new […]
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