Browsed by
Day: April 23, 2018

If You?re a Wikipedia Contributor, Owning Cryptocurrency May Be a Conflict of Interest

If You?re a Wikipedia Contributor, Owning Cryptocurrency May Be a Conflict of Interest

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/if-youre-a-wikipedia-contributor-owning-cryptocurrency-may-be-a-conflict-of-interest/
on 2018-04-24 00:00:05
The web’s favorite crowdsourced encyclopedia has just edited its own behavioral guidelines. Wikipedia’s “Conflict of interest” (COI) page outlining etiquette for its 140,000 active editors now includes a reference to cryptocurrency. If you’re editing pages about crypto, the mere act of owning cryptocurrency may preclude you from doing so. Also read: Telegram Urges Paper Airplane Protest, […]
The post If You’re a Wikipedia Contributor, Owning Cryptocurrency May Be a Conflict of Interest appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

Goldman Sachs Hires First Cryptocurrency Trader in Its Markets Unit

Goldman Sachs Hires First Cryptocurrency Trader in Its Markets Unit

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/23/goldman-sachs-hires-first-cryptocurrency-trader-in-its-markets-unit/
on 2018-04-23 23:31:29
Goldman Sachs has made its first hire in its cryptocurrency markets unit, signalling its seriousness in helping clients to invest in digital currencies. The Wall Street bank has hired Justin Schmidt, a former trader, as vice president and head of digital asset markets in Goldman’s securities division, according to a report from Tearsheet. Since December reports…
The post Goldman Sachs Hires First Cryptocurrency Trader in Its Markets Unit appeared first on NewsBTC.

#newsbtc

India Divided on Whether to Ban Crypto Use

India Divided on Whether to Ban Crypto Use

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/india-divided-ban-crypto-use/
on 2018-04-23 22:00:17
As India works on the bill to regulate cryptocurrencies, each government department has its own opinion on whether to ban the use of crypto, including bitcoin. The Finance Ministry, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the Income Tax Department, and the Special Investigation Team have voiced their opinions on the upcoming bill. Also read: Russian Regulators […]
The post India Divided on Whether to Ban Crypto Use appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

How Crypto Whales Earn Ether ? 7 Strategies for Fishbank Digital Collectibles

How Crypto Whales Earn Ether ? 7 Strategies for Fishbank Digital Collectibles

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/23/how-crypto-whales-earn-ether-7-strategies-for-fishbank-digital-collectibles/
on 2018-04-23 21:42:47
Fishbank is a massively multiplayer game that allows collecting, growing and trading crypto fish tokens to dominate the “decentralized food chain” and win weekly contests with prizes in Ether. It is among the top 3 most popular digital collectible games standing right after the CryptoKitties in the dApp list (according to dAppRadar rating). Every fish…
The post How Crypto Whales Earn Ether — 7 Strategies for Fishbank Digital Collectibles appeared first on NewsBTC.

#newsbtc

Circle Trade Increases Minimum BTC Order to $500,000

Circle Trade Increases Minimum BTC Order to $500,000

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/23/circle-trade-increases-minimum-btc-order-to-500000/
on 2018-04-23 20:44:04
The OTC trading wing of Circle has today announced that they will increase the minimum ticket size on Bitcoin trades from $250,000 to $500,000. The news comes as something of a surprise as digital currency exchanges have reported a drop off in business from the start of the year. Despite Lull in Exchange Trading Volumes,…
The post Circle Trade Increases Minimum BTC Order to $500,000 appeared first on NewsBTC.

#newsbtc

Russian Government Concerned Crypto Bill Inadequate in Many Ways

Russian Government Concerned Crypto Bill Inadequate in Many Ways

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/russian-government-concerned-cryptocurrency-bill-inadequate-in-many-ways/
on 2018-04-23 20:00:30
The Russian government has officially provided a response to the bill that seeks to outline the legal framework for cryptocurrencies. Many flaws and inadequacies were pointed out including unjustified restrictions on Russian residents and foreign investors. Also read: Russian Regulators Draft Law to Restrict Crypto Mining, Payments, and Token Sales Response to Crypto Bill The Russian […]
The post Russian Government Concerned Crypto Bill Inadequate in Many Ways appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

Tim Draper: Bitcoin Will be Bigger Than Tesla, Skype, and Hotmail Combined

Tim Draper: Bitcoin Will be Bigger Than Tesla, Skype, and Hotmail Combined

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/23/tim-draper-bitcoin-will-be-bigger-than-tesla-skype-and-hotmail-combined/
on 2018-04-23 19:44:40
Venture capitalist Tim Draper has made the bold claim that bitcoin will become bigger than Tesla, Skype, and Hotmail combined. Bitcoin to Hit $250,000 in Four Years Speaking at an Intelligence Squared U.S. debate presented in partnership with Manhattan Institute’s Adam Smith Society over the weekend, Draper said that compared to his early investments in Skype,…
The post Tim Draper: Bitcoin Will be Bigger Than Tesla, Skype, and Hotmail Combined appeared first on NewsBTC.

#newsbtc

PR: aXpire Introduces MatchBX to the Blockchain Community

PR: aXpire Introduces MatchBX to the Blockchain Community

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/pr-axpire-introduces-matchbx-to-the-blockchain-community/
on 2018-04-23 19:30:00
aXpire is excited to introduce its MatchBX product to the blockchain community.
Coming in late Q2, MatchBX will allow blockchain-empowered freelance work, with individuals able to engage with each other or businesses to earn cryptocurrency (AXP) as a full time job. There has never been a better time to learn about cryptocurrency and look to engage in the aXpire community full time. MatchBX also offers a “preferred partnership” group of companies that have been hand picked and verified to serve as the best providers of a particular online service. For example, our latest addition, Kotoba, provides high quality website and white paper translation services, and users will be able to access this group at a special rate through MatchBX.
The post PR: aXpire Introduces MatchBX to the Blockchain Community appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

Sanfter Aufwärtstrend bei Bitcoin

Sanfter Aufwärtstrend bei Bitcoin

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/sanfter-aufwaertstrend-bei-bitcoin/
on 2018-04-23 19:04:15
Die vergangene Woche bescherte uns nicht nur vielerorts sommerliche Temperaturen, sondern auch Sonnenschein am Kryptomarkt. Der Chart für Bitcoin gibt positive Signale, auch kürzliche Events tragen zu einer guten Stimmung bei. Betrachtet man das Big Picture von Bitcoin, so könnte man zuversichtlich werden. Nachdem die Unterstützung aus Februar, aktuell bei ca. 5.500 Euro, nun mehrmals… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Sanfter Aufwärtstrend bei Bitcoin erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
#btcecho

Malta Is Fast Becoming a Central Hub for Cryptocurrency Businesses

Malta Is Fast Becoming a Central Hub for Cryptocurrency Businesses

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/23/malta-is-fast-becoming-a-central-hub-for-cryptocurrency-businesses/
on 2018-04-23 18:44:14
With huge names from the world of cryptocurrency making moves to call the island nation their home, Malta is emerging as something of a hub for digital currency activity. This is largely being driven by favourable legislation, as well as a Prime Minister who firmly believes in the future of cryptocurrencies. Malta Wants to Create…
The post Malta Is Fast Becoming a Central Hub for Cryptocurrency Businesses appeared first on NewsBTC.

#newsbtc

Amazon will mit Datenmarktplatz Bitcoin-Transaktionen deanonymisieren

Amazon will mit Datenmarktplatz Bitcoin-Transaktionen deanonymisieren

found at
https://bitcoinblog.de/2018/04/23/amazon-will-mit-datenmarktplatz-bitcoin-transaktionen-deanonymisieren/
on 2018-04-23 18:25:58
Ein Patent von Amazon zeigt, wie der IT-Konzern mit einem Marktplatz vorhat, die Privatsphäre im Internet zu durchlöchern. Im Fokus stehen wohl vor allem Bitcoin-Transaktionen, die beispielsweise mit den IP-Adressen verbunden werden sollen. Jedem, der ein Interesse an Datenschutz hat, sollte es kalt den Rücken runterlaufen.
#bitcoinblogde

Finland Has Identified Thousands of Bitcoin Traders Who Owe Taxes

Finland Has Identified Thousands of Bitcoin Traders Who Owe Taxes

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/finland-identified-thousands-bitcoin-traders-owe-taxes/
on 2018-04-23 18:00:06
The Finnish government has revealed the number of taxpayers who owe taxes from bitcoin-related income. The country’s Tax Administration claims to have “different ways to combine information and identify people” who owe taxes from crypto profits, which are now “well over ten times higher than last year.” Also read: Russian Regulators Draft Law to Restrict Crypto […]
The post Finland Has Identified Thousands of Bitcoin Traders Who Owe Taxes appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

AntPool opfert Mining-Gebühr fürs Allgemeinwohl

AntPool opfert Mining-Gebühr fürs Allgemeinwohl

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/antpool-opfert-mining-gebuehr-fuers-allgemeinwohl/
on 2018-04-23 17:20:31
Der Bitcoin Cash Mining Pool AntPool äußerte sich bezüglich einer Verbrennung der Token. Ziel sei es, einen Teil der Mining-Belohnung an das gesamte Netzwerk weiterzugeben und somit das Halten von Bitcoin Cash attraktiver zu machen. Es scheint ein Versuch, das BCH-Ökosystem zu stärken.  Nach der Hard Fork am 1. August 2017, der Geburt von Bitcoin Cash,… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag AntPool opfert Mining-Gebühr fürs Allgemeinwohl erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
#btcecho

USA: Justizbehörde geht gegen ICO-Mitgründer wegen Wertpapierbetrug vor

USA: Justizbehörde geht gegen ICO-Mitgründer wegen Wertpapierbetrug vor

found at
http://coinwelt.de/2018/04/us-justizbehoerde-geht-gegen-ico-mitgruender-wegen-wertpapierbetrug-vor/
on 2018-04-23 17:24:57
Coinwelt RSS-Feed
Die amerikanische Justizbehörde hat nun Unterlagen veröffentlicht, aus denen hervorgeht, dass sie rechtlich gegen den Mitgründer des Startups Centra vorgeht. Die beiden anderen Gründer des Unternehmens wurden vor wenigen Wochen festgenommen und erhielten bereits ihr Strafmaß.  Die Staatsanwaltschaft des Southern Disitrict of New York teilte am Freitag mit, dass Ray Trapani aufgrund des Token-Verkaufs seines Unternehmens festgenommen …
Der Beitrag USA: Justizbehörde geht gegen ICO-Mitgründer wegen Wertpapierbetrug vor erschien zuerst auf Coinwelt.de.

#coinweltde

Wirrwarr um angebliche Aussagen von Wissenschaftler aus Quebec

Wirrwarr um angebliche Aussagen von Wissenschaftler aus Quebec

found at
http://coinwelt.de/2018/04/wirrwarr-um-angebliche-aussagen-von-wissenschaftler-aus-quebec/
on 2018-04-23 16:34:25
Coinwelt RSS-Feed
Quebecs Chief Scientist (dt. leitender Wissenschaftler) Remi Quirion hält Sorgen über die Verwendung von Kryptowährungen nicht für unbegründet. Dies hatten in der letzten Woche verschiedene Medienberichte behauptet. Als Quebecs erster Chief Scientist ist Quirion dafür verantwortlich, den Minister für Wirtschaft, Wissenschaft und Innovation für die Entwicklung von Forschung und Lehre zu beraten. Außerdem hat er …
Der Beitrag Wirrwarr um angebliche Aussagen von Wissenschaftler aus Quebec erschien zuerst auf Coinwelt.de.

#coinweltde

Tron Announces 30M TRX Airdrop and Clarifies ERC20 Migration

Tron Announces 30M TRX Airdrop and Clarifies ERC20 Migration

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/23/tron-announces-30m-trx-airdrop-and-clarifies-erc20-migration/
on 2018-04-23 16:00:12
Tron is one of those altcoins the social media circles love to hate, primarily because the team are forever posting updates and minor partnerships – which some would see as a good thing. One way to garner more attention for your cryptocurrency is to announce an airdrop and the Tron Foundation did just that over…
The post Tron Announces 30M TRX Airdrop and Clarifies ERC20 Migration appeared first on NewsBTC.

#newsbtc

Central Bank of Iran Bans Banks from Crypto

Central Bank of Iran Bans Banks from Crypto

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/central-bank-of-iran-bans-banks-from-crypto/
on 2018-04-23 16:00:09
Iran’s central bank has issued a statement banning the country’s banks and financial institutions from dealing with cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, citing money laundering and terrorism financing risks. However, the local crypto community in Iran believes that the ban will not affect them and some exchanges continue to operate normally. Also read: Russian Regulators Draft Law […]
The post Central Bank of Iran Bans Banks from Crypto appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

NordFX Delivers an Enhanced Crypto Trading Experience

NordFX Delivers an Enhanced Crypto Trading Experience

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/23/nordfx-delivers-enhanced-crypto-trading-experience/
on 2018-04-23 15:59:28
The recent market movements characterized by high volatility has got many brokers letting go of their cryptocurrency-based offerings. In such times NordFX comes to the rescue of traders who are interested in dealing with these digital assets. The company has made it easier for traders to invest cryptocurrencies through not just the crypto-exchange services but…
The post NordFX Delivers an Enhanced Crypto Trading Experience appeared first on NewsBTC.

#newsbtc

Altcoin-Marktanalyse KW17 ? Bitcoin Cash explodiert

Altcoin-Marktanalyse KW17 ? Bitcoin Cash explodiert

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/altcoin-marktanalyse-kw17-bitcoin-cash-explodiert/
on 2018-04-23 15:35:11
Das gesamte Marktkapital ist zu Beginn dieser Woche auf 326 Milliarden Euro gestiegen. Alle Kryptowährungen konnten Gewinne vorweisen, bis auf Bitcoin sogar im zweistelligen Prozentbereich. Bitcoins kleiner Bruder Bitcoin Cash konnte sogar um 75 Prozent zulegen.  Dargestellt ist die Kursentwicklung der zehn Kryptowährungen mit dem höchsten Marktkapital, welches in Milliarden Euro angegeben ist. Für Kryptowährungen,… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Altcoin-Marktanalyse KW17 – Bitcoin Cash explodiert erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
#btcecho

Huge Litecoin Transfer Shows How Absurdly Expensive Regular Remittances Are

Huge Litecoin Transfer Shows How Absurdly Expensive Regular Remittances Are

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/23/99-million-litecoin-transfer-makes-regular-remittances-look-absurdly-expensive/
on 2018-04-23 15:00:11
In the world of finance, transferring money around the world can be expensive. This is especially true where banks and other service providers are concerned. On the other side of the spectrum, we have the cryptocurrencies and a recent $99 million Litecoin transaction barely cost $0.4 in fees. Remittances Remain Expensive and Slow Transferring money…
The post Huge Litecoin Transfer Shows How Absurdly Expensive Regular Remittances Are appeared first on NewsBTC.

#newsbtc

Global REIT: The First Sharia-Compliant REIT Launched in the Cryptocurrency Market

Global REIT: The First Sharia-Compliant REIT Launched in the Cryptocurrency Market

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/23/global-reit-first-sharia-compliant-reit-launched-cryptocurrency-market/
on 2018-04-23 15:12:48
Real estate investing is an increasingly favorable method of wealth-building, and there are many ways for individuals to invest in it. However, traditional real estate investment models have immense barriers to entry. They create an onerous burden in terms of both regulatory and financial aspects that makes investing unfeasible for most of the potential investors….
The post Global REIT: The First Sharia-Compliant REIT Launched in the Cryptocurrency Market appeared first on NewsBTC.

#newsbtc

Erste Kryptowährung mit Verwendungszweck kann jetzt gehandelt werden

Erste Kryptowährung mit Verwendungszweck kann jetzt gehandelt werden

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/erste-kryptowaehrung-mit-verwendungszweck-kann-jetzt-gehandelt-werden/
on 2018-04-23 15:00:57
Seit kurzem gibt es eine neue Kryptowährung. RECO heißt die neue Währung und steht für “Reference Line Coin” (deutsch: Verwendungszweckmünze). RECO bietet als erste Kryptowährung die Möglichkeit, bei Transaktionen einen verschlüsselten Verwendungszweck mit zum Empfänger zu senden. Was heutzutage bei Banktransaktionen üblich ist, ist in der Welt der Kryptowährungen bisher nicht möglich. Transaktionen kommen- und… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Erste Kryptowährung mit Verwendungszweck kann jetzt gehandelt werden erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
#btcecho

Bitcoin in Brief Monday: Snatching Blockchain, Tracking Bitcoin

Bitcoin in Brief Monday: Snatching Blockchain, Tracking Bitcoin

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/bitcoin-in-brief-monday-snatching-blockchain-tracking-bitcoin/
on 2018-04-23 14:00:29
No one likes missing the train. Of course, jumping on the wrong one is sure to delay the arrival even more. In today’s Bitcoin in Brief, we cover the latest attempts by big corporations to stay close to the crypto waters without really wetting their feet. Also, do you want to know how Cryptokitties have […]
The post Bitcoin in Brief Monday: Snatching Blockchain, Tracking Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoin News.

#bitcoincom

Crypto Markets Hit 6 Week High at $400 Billion

Crypto Markets Hit 6 Week High at $400 Billion

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/23/crypto-markets-hit-6-week-high-at-400-billion/
on 2018-04-23 14:00:30
The bullish momentum has continued throughout the day and total market capacity has topped $400 billion as we start another week in crypto land. This marks the first time that markets have been back over this level since March 8, over six weeks ago. The Crypto Rally Continues Six weeks is a long time in…
The post Crypto Markets Hit 6 Week High at $400 Billion appeared first on NewsBTC.

#newsbtc

Silicon Valley fordert weicheren Umgang mit ICOs

Silicon Valley fordert weicheren Umgang mit ICOs

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/silicon-valley-fordert-weicheren-umgang-mit-icos/
on 2018-04-23 14:10:06
Kürzlich haben sich Vertreter der US-amerikanischen Börsenaufsichtsbehörde SEC mit mehreren Managern einflussreicher Kapitalgesellschaften des Silicon Valley getroffen. Es ging darum, die Behörde von einem weniger restriktiven Umgang mit ICOs zu überzeugen. Abgesandte der United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) trafen sich am 28. März mit Mitarbeitern der kalifornischen Venture-Kapitalgesellschaften Andreessen Horowitz und Union Square… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Silicon Valley fordert weicheren Umgang mit ICOs erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
#btcecho