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Coinsecure Announces Repayment Plan and Bounty for Stolen Bitcoins

Coinsecure Announces Repayment Plan and Bounty for Stolen Bitcoins

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/coinsecure-announces-repayment-plan-bounty-stolen-bitcoins/
on 2018-04-15 01:20:29
Indian exchange Coinsecure has announced its plan to repay customers for stolen bitcoins as well as a 10 percent bounty to anyone who helps recover them. The exchange claims it was an inside job, and suspects its chief security officer of playing a role in siphoning off the money. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for […]
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A New Coin Aims to Be the Currency of the Future Gaming Industry: Here?s How They?re Doing It

A New Coin Aims to Be the Currency of the Future Gaming Industry: Here?s How They?re Doing It

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/14/new-coin-currency-future-gaming-industry/
on 2018-04-15 00:11:35
The Tap Project seems to be going from success to success in recent months, after their ICO and wallet release going off without a hitch, they are now ramping up their functionality with a view to an up-and-running ecosystem by the end of 2018. Tap is an innovative undertaking that is targeting millions of dollars…
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Bitcoin Mining Pressures Hardware Prices

Bitcoin Mining Pressures Hardware Prices

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/14/bitcoin-mining-pressures-hardware-prices/
on 2018-04-14 23:44:18
Demand for computer components has skyrocketed with the surge of cryptocurrency mining, with prices more than doubling the past 12 months in some cases as suppliers are struggling to build enough capacity to meet the needs of the emerging market. Prices of PC Components Skyrocket Due to Bitcoin Mining The cryptocurrency mining boom is taking…
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The Results Are In: Dragonmint T1 Doesn?t Make the S9 Obsolete

The Results Are In: Dragonmint T1 Doesn?t Make the S9 Obsolete

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https://news.bitcoin.com/the-results-are-in-dragonmint-t1-doesnt-make-the-s9-obsolete/
on 2018-04-14 22:55:42
There’s been a lot of skepticism aimed at the company Halong Mining and its machine the Dragonmint T1. The firm announced in November of 2017 that it would be distributing its Dragonmint devices in 2018 and stated its miners would be the most efficient machines on the market. So far, after all the controversy, some […]
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German Stock Exchange Subsidiary Announces Crypto Trading App Bison

German Stock Exchange Subsidiary Announces Crypto Trading App Bison

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https://news.bitcoin.com/german-stock-exchange-subsidairy-announces-crypto-trading-app-bison/
on 2018-04-14 21:40:00
Sowa Labs, a subsidiary of Boerse Stuttgart, Germany’s second-largest stock exchange, has announced a forthcoming cryptocurrency app. The new app, Bison, is expected to be made available in German during Autumn, with an English version expected soon after. Also Read: Russian Court Bans Telegram, Founder Pavel Durov Defiant Boerse Stuttgart Subsidiary Announces Forthcoming App Cryptocurrency Trading […]
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Lafayette, Louisiana?s Mayor-President Reveals Plans to Create a Municipal Digital Currency and Accompanying ICO

Lafayette, Louisiana?s Mayor-President Reveals Plans to Create a Municipal Digital Currency and Accompanying ICO

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https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/14/lafayette-louisianas-mayor-president-reveals-plans-create-municipal-digital-currency-accompanying-ico/
on 2018-04-14 18:49:33
Joel Robideaux, Mayor-President of Lafayette, Louisiana, announced yesterday that the city-parish government is considering creating its own digital currency and holding an accompanying initial coin offering (ICO). Doing so would position Lafayette to follow the lead of Berkeley, California, which earlier this year revealed plans to create a municipal bond-backed digital coin. Lafayette’s Digital Currency…
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Mitgründer Ben Davenport von BitGo tritt zurück

Mitgründer Ben Davenport von BitGo tritt zurück

found at
http://coinwelt.de/2018/04/mitgruender-ben-davenport-von-bitgo-tritt-zurueck/
on 2018-04-14 18:01:45
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Ben Davenport, Mitgründer des Startups BitGo, hat bekannt gegeben, als Technikvorstand der Firma zurückzutreten. Bei dem Unternehmen handelt es sich um einen Wallet-Dienstleister, welcher einen besonderen Schutz durch Multi-Signatures verspricht. Am Freitag bestätigte er in einer Stellungnahme, dass er zukünftig nur noch halbtags als Berater arbeiten werde. Als Grund nannte er, mehr Zeit mit seiner …
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Die Österreichische Schule: Tücken der Inflation

Die Österreichische Schule: Tücken der Inflation

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/die-oesterreichische-schule-tuecken-der-inflation/
on 2018-04-14 17:15:59
Ist der Bitcoin das Geld des 21. Jahrhunderts oder nur eine flüchtige Erscheinung der Neuzeit? Was ist Geld überhaupt? Welche Eigenschaften zeichnen „gutes Geld” aus? Gerade die libertäre Sparte der Bitcoin-Enthusiasten lobt die Kryptowährung als das „Geld der Zukunft”. Ein Grund dafür ist die staatliche Kontrolle der klassischen Geldsysteme. Diese Artikelreihe greift die Erkenntnisse der Österreichischen Schule auf… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Die Österreichische Schule: Tücken der Inflation erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Wendy McElroy on Decentralization: ?Give Power Back to the Individual?

Wendy McElroy on Decentralization: ?Give Power Back to the Individual?

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/wendy-mcelroy-on-decentralization-give-power-back-to-the-individual/
on 2018-04-14 17:00:48
The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations. Section 2 : The Moral Imperative of Privacy Chapter 7: Decentralization Decentralization (Chapter 7, Part 1) A lot of people automatically dismiss e-currency as a lost cause because of all the companies that failed since the 1990’s. I hope it’s obvious it was only the centrally controlled […]
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Experts Expect Bitcoin Price to Hit $250,000 by 2022, Here?s Why

Experts Expect Bitcoin Price to Hit $250,000 by 2022, Here?s Why

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https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/14/experts-expect-bitcoin-price-hit-250000-2022-heres/
on 2018-04-14 15:37:24
American venture capital investor Tim Draper, an early backer of Tesla, Skype, and SpaceX, is one of the most high-profile Bitcoin investors. With absolute confidence that bitcoin is the future currency, Draper announced that he predicts the bitcoin price will reach $250,000 by 2022. Tim Draper Predicts Bitcoin at $250,000 By 2022 Tim Draper has thrown…
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Sicherheitsbedenken bei Coinsecure: Bitcoin ?verschwunden?

Sicherheitsbedenken bei Coinsecure: Bitcoin ?verschwunden?

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/sicherheitsbedenken-bei-coinsecure-bitcoin-verschwunden/
on 2018-04-14 14:00:20
Coinsecure, eine der größten Börsen Indiens, vermeldet einen Diebstahl von Bitcoin. In einem Schreiben wendet sich der CEO der Börse an die Cyber-Polizei des Landes und macht ihren CSO für das Fehlen von 438,318 Bitcoin verantwortlich. Auf ihrer eigenen Homepage verwickelt sich die Börse dabei bereits in Widersprüche, indem sie Bitcoin und Bitcoin Gold verwechselt.… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Sicherheitsbedenken bei Coinsecure: Bitcoin “verschwunden” erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Dicke Beute: Yahoo Japan kauft BitARG

Dicke Beute: Yahoo Japan kauft BitARG

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/dicke-beute-yahoo-japan-kauft-bitarg/
on 2018-04-14 12:30:36
Der Yahoo Konzern investiert in Japan bis zu 27.9 Millionen US-Dollar in den Online-Handelsplatz BitARG und übernimmt somit einen Geschäftsanteil von 40 %. Erst kürzlich wurde bekannt, dass der Online-Broker Monex den japanischen Handelsplatz Coincheck übernommen hat. Yahoo steigt in die Krypto-Industrie ein. Die japanische Tochtergesellschaft ließ sich den Ankauf zwischen zwei und drei Millionen… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Dicke Beute: Yahoo Japan kauft BitARG erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Russian Court Bans Telegram, CEO Pavel Durov Defiant

Russian Court Bans Telegram, CEO Pavel Durov Defiant

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/russian-court-bans-telegram-pavel-durov-defiant/
on 2018-04-14 11:57:54
Russian security services ordered Telegram to hand over access to encrypted user messages, but the messaging application (app) refused. Founder Pavel Durov didn’t bother to send lawyers to Moscow’s Tagansky court, and the court dutifully ruled against his company, taking less than 20 minutes in decreeing an immediate ban. Also read: CBS’s NCIS Los Angeles Weaves […]
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Place Your Bets! Bitcoin Core Lightning Network Fails to Complete Basic Transaction

Place Your Bets! Bitcoin Core Lightning Network Fails to Complete Basic Transaction

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https://news.bitcoin.com/place-your-bets-bitcoin-lightning-network-fails-to-complete-basic-transaction/
on 2018-04-14 10:50:11
Wagers really don’t settle matters, but they are a lot of fun and force advocates to have some skin in the game. In the ongoing debate about scaling, network fees, congestion and mempools, the Lightning Network is Bitcoin Core’s answer. Some in the ecosystem have doubted its efficacy. A bet was placed. If a payment […]
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Blockchain Payment Protocol Aims to End ?Downsides? of Online Payments

Blockchain Payment Protocol Aims to End ?Downsides? of Online Payments

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/14/blockchain-payment-protocol-aims-end-downsides-online-payments/
on 2018-04-14 09:00:03
A crypto startup aims to attract customers away from using credit cards to pay for items both online and offline by introducing a Blockchain protocol that will make it easier to use cryptocurrencies instead. PumaPay says Bitcoin and many of its rivals have failed to become mainstream payment methods because they lack scalability and flexibility…
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Simbabwe: Bitcoin nun auch aus dem Automaten

Simbabwe: Bitcoin nun auch aus dem Automaten

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/simbabwe-bitcoin-nun-auch-aus-dem-automaten/
on 2018-04-14 09:00:01
In Simbabwe steht nun ein Bitcoin-ATM. Es ist der erste Geldautomat im Land, an dem man sowohl Bitcoin als auch Litecoin handeln kann. Golix, die größte Börse des Landes, stellte ihn auf. Die Inflationsrate in Simbabwe war im Jahr 2009 bereits so hoch, dass die landeseigene Währung vorübergehend ausgesetzt wurde. Am 30. September 2015 folgte… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Simbabwe: Bitcoin nun auch aus dem Automaten erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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NEO, EOS, Litecoin, IOTA and Stellar: Technical Analysis April 14, 2018

NEO, EOS, Litecoin, IOTA and Stellar: Technical Analysis April 14, 2018

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/14/neo-eos-litecoin-iota-stellar-analysis-5/
on 2018-04-14 09:11:29
We saw the importance of Bitcoin in the course of this week. It is up 17 percent in the last 7 days and the effect on altcoins is profound. Leading this surge is EOS which is up 48% and likely to displace Litecoin in the top 5 spot. In my view, and this is important,…
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These Countries Won?t Tax Your Bitcoins Too Much

These Countries Won?t Tax Your Bitcoins Too Much

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/these-countries-wont-tax-your-bitcoins-too-much/
on 2018-04-14 07:30:27
A growing number of governments can’t resists the temptation to get their hands on some of the bitcoins their citizens are making. Several states, however, think that leaving some breathing space for crypto users and entrepreneurs is a better idea in the long run. Crypto-friendly tax regimes can still be found around the world. Also […]
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Social-Media-Giganten bekommen Blockchain-Konkurrenz

Social-Media-Giganten bekommen Blockchain-Konkurrenz

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/social-media-giganten-bekommen-blockchain-konkurrenz/
on 2018-04-14 07:30:13
Content Creators wandern vermehrt zu blockchain-basierten Pendants von Facebook und YouTube ab. Steemit, DTube und LBRY locken mit neuen Bezahlmodellen und neuem Publikum. Durch diese Abwanderung steigt die Qualität und Menge der verfügbaren Beiträge auf den neuen Alternativen. Das macht die Netzwerke für neue Nutzer attraktiver. Facebook und YouTube sind Schnee von gestern Steemit ist… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Social-Media-Giganten bekommen Blockchain-Konkurrenz erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Bitcoin in Brief Saturday: Hide Your Seed

Bitcoin in Brief Saturday: Hide Your Seed

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https://news.bitcoin.com/bitcoin-in-brief-saturday-hide-your-seed/
on 2018-04-14 06:30:59
Today’s Bitcoin in Brief is all about you. Specifically, it’s about how you should be hiding your wallet seed and locking down your op-sec to prevent any fools from jacking your crypto. We’ve got all that, plus a cornucopia of other juicy morsels in your daily roundup of the last 24 hours in bitcoin. Also […]
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NYDFS Superintendent Was Wrong ? Bitlicense Severely Damaged Bitcoin Businesses

NYDFS Superintendent Was Wrong ? Bitlicense Severely Damaged Bitcoin Businesses

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https://news.bitcoin.com/nydfs-superintendent-was-wrong-bitlicense-severely-damaged-bitcoin-businesses/
on 2018-04-14 04:28:39
This week the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) Superintendent, Maria Vullo, discussed the controversial state Bitlicense, a set of regulations aimed at monitoring and regulating cryptocurrency operations. According to Vullo, the regulatory policies enacted by the former Superintendent Ben Lawsky and the NYDFS has stimulated greater interest towards licensed companies in the […]
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