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Craig Wright Shrugs Off Plagiarism Accusations

Craig Wright Shrugs Off Plagiarism Accusations

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/craig-wright-shrugs-off-plagiarism-accusations/
on 2018-04-14 01:00:15
Nchain chief scientist Craig Wright is a prolific blockchain researcher, with dozens of papers and patents to his name. He’s also a controversial and outspoken figure who has ruffled numerous figures in the crypto space. Some of these opponents have taken it upon themselves to scrutinize his work, and claim to have found incidents of […]
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Massive German Stock Exchange to Launch Crypto Trading App

Massive German Stock Exchange to Launch Crypto Trading App

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/13/massive-german-stock-exchange-launch-crypto-trading-app/
on 2018-04-14 00:54:30
One of Germany’s largest stock exchanges has announced today that they will launch a cryptocurrency trading application later this year. Sowa Labs, a subsidiary of Börse Stuttgart, revealed that their application will offer commission-free trading for several of the largest digital currencies by market capitalisation. Prototype of New Crypto Trading App Demoed in Stuttgart The new…
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Yahoo! Japan Confirms Acquisition of 40% Stake In BitARG Exchange Tokyo

Yahoo! Japan Confirms Acquisition of 40% Stake In BitARG Exchange Tokyo

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/13/yahoo-japan-confirms-acquisition-40-stake-bitarg-exchange-tokyo/
on 2018-04-13 23:32:23
Yahoo! Japan Corp has confirmed on Friday it will buy a minority stake in Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange BitARG in order to join the digital money industry. Yahoo! Japan Enters Cryptocurrency Space Through BitARG Yahoo! Japan Corp,  a Japanese internet company originally formed as a joint venture between the American internet company Yahoo! and the Japanese…
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Spring Sees Bitcoin Cash Adoption Rise

Spring Sees Bitcoin Cash Adoption Rise

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/spring-sees-bitcoin-cash-adoption-rise/
on 2018-04-13 23:00:10
After dropping in value with the rest of the cryptocurrency ecosystem the digital asset bitcoin cash (BCH) is making a comeback over the past 72 hours. BCH reached a low of $620 per coin on April 6 and a week later the price has increased over ten percent. At the moment during today’s trading sessions […]
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Bitcoinist, in Association with Blockchain Hub Consulting Brings Blockchaineum 2.0 to Central Europe on May 23, 2018

Bitcoinist, in Association with Blockchain Hub Consulting Brings Blockchaineum 2.0 to Central Europe on May 23, 2018

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/13/bitcoinist-association-blockchain-hub-consulting-brings-blockchaineum-2-0-central-europe-may-23-2018/
on 2018-04-13 22:29:14
Encouraging the progress of blockchain technology, one of the prominent cryptocurrency news outlets, Bitcoinist has announced the date for its upcoming Blockchaineum 2.0 conference. The conference, targeting Central Europe and rest of the world is scheduled to happen on May 23, 2018, in Budapest, Hungary. European nations are leading the blockchain revolution with their cryptocurrency…
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Japan?s GMO Wants to Borrow Bitcoins from Customers

Japan?s GMO Wants to Borrow Bitcoins from Customers

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/japans-gmo-wants-to-borrow-bitcoins-from-customers/
on 2018-04-13 21:30:22
Japanese internet giant GMO has launched a service to allow customers to lend their bitcoins to the company. Customers’ bitcoin balances will be debited from their GMO Coin trading accounts once loan agreements have been reached. This program is similar to the one launched by the hacked exchange Coincheck last year. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin […]
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Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space

Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/yahoo-japan-confirms-entrance-into-crypto-space/
on 2018-04-13 20:15:45
Yahoo! Japan has confirmed that it is entering the crypto space by acquiring a stake in a Japanese cryptocurrency exchange that is already licensed by the country’s financial regulator. The company plans to launch a crypto exchange in the fall of this year. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies Yahoo! […]
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Meet the Stablecoins Taking on Tether

Meet the Stablecoins Taking on Tether

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/meet-the-stablecoins-taking-on-tether/
on 2018-04-13 18:58:59
Stablecoins aren’t exciting. They don’t pump, moon, or 10x. And yet they have the potential to make traders more money than any other cryptocurrency. These stabilized tokens – usually pegged to the US dollar – scarcely move in price, and yet they’re pivotal in anchoring the crypto markets. Here’s everything you should know about the […]
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Bezahl?s mit Bitcoin: 16 neue Shops, bei denen ihr mit der Kryptowährung einkaufen könnt

Bezahl?s mit Bitcoin: 16 neue Shops, bei denen ihr mit der Kryptowährung einkaufen könnt

found at
https://bitcoinblog.de/2018/04/13/bezahls-mit-bitcoin-16-neue-shops-bei-denen-ihr-mit-der-kryptowaehrung-einkaufen-koennt/
on 2018-04-13 18:30:47
Bitcoin sind dafür da, um damit zu bezahlen. Wir stellen hier einige neue Akzeptanzstelle vor. Ein Fokus liegt besonders auf Mode und Ernährung. Außerdem erfahrt ihr, welche Coins neben Bitcoin akzeptiert werden.
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Regulierung in der Wochenrückschau KW#15 ? Im Osten wechselhaft, Bermuda recht freundlich

Regulierung in der Wochenrückschau KW#15 ? Im Osten wechselhaft, Bermuda recht freundlich

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/regulierung-in-der-wochenrueckschau-kw15-im-osten-wechselhaft-bermuda-recht-freundlich/
on 2018-04-13 18:05:12
In der zurückliegenden Woche ist rund um den Globus in Sachen Regulierung ein bisschen weniger als letzte Woche geschehen. In der Reihe „Regulierung in der Wochenrückschau“ blicken wir zum Wochenausklang zurück und fassen zusammen, was wann wo und von wem gesagt, gedacht oder beschlossen wurde. Blockchain Bundesverband: Erweitertes Positionspapier zur Token-Regulierung Der Bundesblock, die Interessenvertretung der… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Regulierung in der Wochenrückschau KW#15 – Im Osten wechselhaft, Bermuda recht freundlich erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Vietnam?s Prime Minister Directs Central Bank to Strengthen Cryptocurrency Framework

Vietnam?s Prime Minister Directs Central Bank to Strengthen Cryptocurrency Framework

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/vietnams-prime-minister-directs-central-bank-to-strengthen-cryptocurrency-framework/
on 2018-04-13 17:30:36
The Prime Minister of Vietnam has signed a directive for the country’s central bank and the Ministry of Finance to strengthen the management of cryptocurrency-related activities. This follows an alleged fraud involving a cryptocurrency that scammed 32,000 Vietnamese out of VNĐ15 trillion. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies Prime Minister’s […]
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YouTube-Star Ivan On Tech lädt zur BLOXPO 2018 Stockholm

YouTube-Star Ivan On Tech lädt zur BLOXPO 2018 Stockholm

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/youtube-star-laed-zur-bloxpo-2018/
on 2018-04-13 17:22:13
YouTube-Star Ivan Liljeqvist („Ivan On Tech“) veranstaltet am 17. Mai in Stockholm eine Blockchain-Konferenz: BLOXPO 2018. BTC-ECHO-Leser erhalten einen Rabatt von 20 %. „Stockholm hat eine einzigartige Tech-Szene und ist dabei, sich zu einem führenden Blockchain-Hub in Europa zu entwickeln. Unter dem Motto „Forget the Hype – Build things“ bringen wir am 17. Mai die… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag YouTube-Star Ivan On Tech lädt zur BLOXPO 2018 Stockholm erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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P2P Trade Spikes in Canada Amid Bank Restrictions on Crypto Transactions

P2P Trade Spikes in Canada Amid Bank Restrictions on Crypto Transactions

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/p2p-trade-spikes-in-canada-amid-bank-restrictions-on-crypto-transactions/
on 2018-04-13 15:50:57
The volume of P2P bitcoin trade in Canadian dollars has increased significantly since leading banks in the country imposed bans on crypto-related transactions. Toronto-Dominion Bank, the Royal Bank of Canada, and more recently the Bank of Montreal have limited or prohibited the use of their services and products to acquire cryptocurrencies. As a result, the […]
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Indian Bitcoin Exchange Loses $3.3 Million in Heist, Investors Confused

Indian Bitcoin Exchange Loses $3.3 Million in Heist, Investors Confused

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/13/coinsecure-reports-3-3-million-worth-heist/
on 2018-04-13 15:30:00
Coinsecure, one of the leading cryptocurrency exchanges in India, announced the biggest heist in the country so far, valued at $3.3 million. The CEO of the bitcoin exchange, Mohit Kalra, has accused his Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) of stealing 438 Bitcoin from the operator’s main wallet. Coinsecure Reports $3.3 Million Worth Theft Coinsecure has fallen…
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Bitcoin Price Surpasses $8,000, Analysts Say Another Surge Expected

Bitcoin Price Surpasses $8,000, Analysts Say Another Surge Expected

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/13/bitcoin-price-surpasses-8000-analysts-say-another-surge-expected/
on 2018-04-13 15:06:03
The Bitcoin market has finally pushed over the $8,000 barrier, after a first attempt on April 12.  Bitcoin is up and trading at $8,053 as of Friday, April 13. In the meantime, experts predict the bitcoin price to surge higher. Bitcoin Steadily Breaks $8,000 As Analysts Expect Another Surge Bulls seem to be back in…
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Goodbye FUD #10 ? Gekommen, um zu bleiben

Goodbye FUD #10 ? Gekommen, um zu bleiben

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/goodbye-fud-10-gekommen-um-zu-bleiben/
on 2018-04-13 15:00:20
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 #10 – Gekommen, um zu bleiben erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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CBS?s NCIS Los Angeles Weaves Stolen Bitcoin Into Script, LL Cool J Is on the Case

CBS?s NCIS Los Angeles Weaves Stolen Bitcoin Into Script, LL Cool J Is on the Case

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/cbss-ncis-los-angeles-weaves-stolen-bitcoin-into-script-ll-cool-j-is-on-the-case/
on 2018-04-13 14:33:19
Bitcoin’s ubiquity is almost sealed, as more and more entertainment shows weave the world’s most popular cryptocurrency into plotlines. A current example is CBS’s NCIS Los Angeles, starring LL Cool J and Chris O’Donnell, where the digital asset plays a leading role. $10 million of it are stolen from a mining farm, and agents are […]
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Krypto-Oase Malta zieht nun auch OKEx an

Krypto-Oase Malta zieht nun auch OKEx an

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/krypto-oase-malta-zieht-nun-auch-okex-an/
on 2018-04-13 14:12:29
Okex expandiert nach Malta. Damit zieht nun auch die drittgrößte Krypto-Börse in die aufkommende Blockchain-Insel. Malta ist ein beliebtes Ausflugsziel. Mit Null angekündigten Regentagen in den Monaten Juni bis August lockt die Inselgruppe jedoch nicht nur Urlauber an. Mit Okex und Binance werden sich dort bald zwei der größten Krypto-Börsen im angenehmen Klima sonnen. In… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Krypto-Oase Malta zieht nun auch OKEx an erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Blockchain Platform Is on the Verge to Developing a Tokenized Sharing Economy

Blockchain Platform Is on the Verge to Developing a Tokenized Sharing Economy

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/13/sharering-blockchain-platform-developing-tokenized-sharing-economy/
on 2018-04-13 13:42:13
New research highlights that by the end of 2018, 66.3 mln people will use the sharing economy. Defined as an economic ecosystem where private entities share services and goods, studies predict that the industry will one day be valued at $1.93 tln. Ruled by sharing economy giants like Uber, AirBnB and Lyft, other companies are…
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Bitcoin-Kurs wieder über 8.000 US-Dollar: Der Markt erwacht

Bitcoin-Kurs wieder über 8.000 US-Dollar: Der Markt erwacht

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/bitcoin-wieder-ueber-8-000-usd-der-markt-erwacht/
on 2018-04-13 13:15:29
Am 12. April um 13 Uhr stieg der Bitcoin-Kurs abrupt um fast 1.000 Euro beziehungsweise um 17 %. Eine Rally, die bisher weiter fortgesetzt wird. Auch ein Großteil der anderen Kryptowährungen profitiert von diesem Erwachen der Bullen. Was können die Gründe für den Kursanstieg sein?  Trader und Hodler innerhalb des Krypto-Ökosystems kamen sich am 12.… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Bitcoin-Kurs wieder über 8.000 US-Dollar: Der Markt erwacht erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Nationalversammlung in Venezuela nickt Petro ab

Nationalversammlung in Venezuela nickt Petro ab

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/nationalversammlung-in-venezuela-nickt-petro-ab/
on 2018-04-13 12:45:00
Die venezolanische Nationalversammlung hat dem Petro ihren Segen gegeben. Damit erhält die angeblich von Öl-Reserven gedeckte nationale Kryptowährung den Status einer legalen Währung. Anfänglich hatte diese vor allem aus den Oppositionsreihen des Parlaments harten Gegenwind erfahren. Erst im März hatte das Parlament eine Pressemitteilung herausgegeben, die Präsident Maduros Petro „illegal“ nennt. Die Formalitäten sind geschafft, die… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Nationalversammlung in Venezuela nickt Petro ab erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Nine Japanese Crypto Exchanges Have Suspended Operations So Far

Nine Japanese Crypto Exchanges Have Suspended Operations So Far

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/nine-japanese-crypto-exchanges-have-suspended-operations-so-far/
on 2018-04-13 12:13:44
A total of nine cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan have suspended their operations so far. This includes the latest two, one of which was sanctioned by the Japanese financial regulator on Wednesday while the other voluntarily withdrew its license application. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies Blue Dream Japan The Japanese […]
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CoinSource Expands Bitcoin ATM Network by Entering Washington DC

CoinSource Expands Bitcoin ATM Network by Entering Washington DC

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/13/coinsource-expands-bitcoin-atm-network-entering-washington-dc/
on 2018-04-13 12:00:29
Bitcoin ATMs can be found in dozens of countries around the world. Especially in the United States, competition has been heating up. CoinSource remains a dominant player, as their network spans nearly 200 Bitcoin teller machines. This company is now expanding into Washington D.C. for the very first time. CoinSource Continues to Expand Getting Bitcoin…
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Wucherpreise beim Krypto-Hausverkauf in NYC

Wucherpreise beim Krypto-Hausverkauf in NYC

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/wucherpreise-beim-krypto-hausverkauf-in-nyc/
on 2018-04-13 11:45:12
Der Hedgefonds-Manager Claudio Guazzoni de Zanett veräußert sein sechsstöckiges Stadthaus in Manhattan. Auf den ersten Blick ist das nichts Ungewöhnliches. Allerdings bietet Zanett das Anwesen nicht nur zu Fiat an, sondern würde es auch für Kryptowährungen (Bitcoin, Ethereum oder Rippe) verkaufen. Ob Zanetts Angebot eine Bereicherung für die Kryptowelt darstellt, ist allerdings fraglich. Zahlung in Kryptos… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Wucherpreise beim Krypto-Hausverkauf in NYC erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Tax Season Blamed for Bitcoin Sell-off, Rebound Predicted

Tax Season Blamed for Bitcoin Sell-off, Rebound Predicted

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/13/tax-season-blamed-bitcoin-sell-off-rebound-predicted/
on 2018-04-13 11:00:10
Taxation is an important aspect of the cryptocurrency industry. It is very much possible the taxation season effectively triggered the recent Bitcoin price decline. With these concerns almost gone, the markets are rebounding strongly. This yearly cycle will continue to repeat itself for the foreseeable future. Taxation and the Bitcoin Price Sell-off In recent months,…
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