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Cblocks Moves to Canada Citing Regulatory Hurdles

Cblocks Moves to Canada Citing Regulatory Hurdles

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/cblocks-moves-to-canada-citing-regulatory-hurdles/
on 2018-05-08 00:00:15
Miami-based Cblocks has announced that it will relocate to Canada, citing a lack of regulatory clarity regarding cryptocurrency in the United States as the principal catalyst for the move. Also Read: South Korean Top Regulator Considers Easing Cryptocurrency Regulations Cblocks to Relocate to Canada Cblocks, a Miami-based company that generated $32,000 in a month through selling […]
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FedCoin: Ex-US Federal Reserve Governor Supports State-Issued Digital Coin

FedCoin: Ex-US Federal Reserve Governor Supports State-Issued Digital Coin

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/07/fedcoin-ex-u-s-federal-reserve-governor-supports-state-issued-digital-coin/
on 2018-05-08 00:00:57
Looking to get involved in ‘the future of money,’ a former Fed governor, who was also a finalist to head the U.S. central bank, thinks the idea of a state bank-issued digital currency deserves serious consideration. FedCoin: Just an Idea, for Now Kevin Warsh was a Federal Reserve governor from 2006 to 2011 and a…
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Fed Report: Bitcoin Futures Creation and Fall of Cryptocurrency Was No Coincidence

Fed Report: Bitcoin Futures Creation and Fall of Cryptocurrency Was No Coincidence

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/07/fed-report-bitcoin-futures-creation-and-fall-of-cryptocurrency-was-no-coincidence/
on 2018-05-07 22:56:34
Last December’s introduction of Bitcoin futures, which gave investors an opportunity to bet against the value of the coin, played a large role in the late-2017 and early-2018 price decline, according to the U.S. Federal Reserve. Bitcoin’s Connection With Futures Markets In the economic letter from the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, published today…
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ICO Round-Up: Analysts Discuss Industry After Advertising Ban, Colorado Takes Action Against Offerings

ICO Round-Up: Analysts Discuss Industry After Advertising Ban, Colorado Takes Action Against Offerings

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/ico-round-up-analysts-discuss-advertising-ban-colorado-action-offerings/
on 2018-05-07 22:30:30
Mike Finch, the co-founder of ICO Alert, has discussed the present state of the initial coin offering (ICO) industry. Mr. Finch shared his assessment that although the social media advertising ban has had a significant adverse effect upon the performance of promotional campaigns for ICOs, the number of new ICOs brought to market has significantly […]
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Blockshipping: The Future of Shipping Industry

Blockshipping: The Future of Shipping Industry

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/07/blockshipping-future-shipping-industry/
on 2018-05-07 22:06:09
The container-shipping sector is estimated to account for 60 percent of all global seaborne trade. However, this huge industry has faced numerous challenges over the years. For instance, issues of low freight rates, overcapacity, security issues, and growing environmental regulation. The Blockshipping Solution The Scandinavian company Blockshipping is creating the blockchain based Global Shared Container…
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NordFX: Ideal Broker to Work With Cryptos

NordFX: Ideal Broker to Work With Cryptos

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/07/nordfx-ideal-broker-to-work-with-cryptos/
on 2018-05-07 21:36:06
Based on the last year results, the International Association of Forex Traders (IAFT) has recognized NordFX as the “Best Broker to Work with Cryptocurrencies”. It was soon followed by another forex award that designated the platform as the “Best Crypto Broker Asia” for the past year. While these awards are just a tip of the…
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South Korea to Ease Cryptocurrency Trading Regulation, Highly Optimistic

South Korea to Ease Cryptocurrency Trading Regulation, Highly Optimistic

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/07/south-korea-ease-cryptocurrency-trading-regulation-highly-optimistic/
on 2018-05-07 21:40:27
The newly appointed Korean Financial Supervisory Service (FSS) Governor Yoon Suk-heun has stated that regulation should help the cryptocurrency market grow. He spoke during an address yesterday following the confirmation of his appointment by the nation’s president. Clear Regulation Will Be Good For Cryptocurrency in Korea Yoon believes that the market will stabilise following greater…
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Coincheck Resumes Monero Withdrawals and Sales

Coincheck Resumes Monero Withdrawals and Sales

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/coincheck-resumes-monero-withdrawals-and-sales/
on 2018-05-07 21:13:29
Japanese exchange Coincheck has announced partial resumption of operations with Monero. Its clients will be able to withdraw and sell XMR, but purchases are still unavailable. All previous requests for transactions have been canceled and users will have to initiate new transfers. They will be required to confirm the destination address, and state the purpose […]
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Luckchemy to Address Market Participants? Challenges & Outperform Other Similar Platforms

Luckchemy to Address Market Participants? Challenges & Outperform Other Similar Platforms

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/07/luckchemy-addresses-market-participants-challenges-outperform-other-similar-platforms/
on 2018-05-07 21:22:21
The iGaming industry is one of the fastest growing markets in the world, registering a growth rate of over 9% per year while reaching annual revenues upwards of $5 trillion. The attractive market is set to receive a further boost with Luckchemy, a comprehensive, scalable and transparent iGaming platform. Driven by a unique combination of…
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Charlie Munger Says Bitcoin is ?a Scum-Ball Activity,? Resorts to Childish Insults

Charlie Munger Says Bitcoin is ?a Scum-Ball Activity,? Resorts to Childish Insults

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/07/berkshire-hathaways-charlie-munger-thinks-bitcoin-is-a-scum-ball-activity/
on 2018-05-07 20:40:37
In an interview with CNBC Charlie Munger, Warren Buffet, and Bill Gates, three staunch anti-Bitcoiner’s, shocked no one by talking negatively about cryptocurrencies. Disappointingly, the news network neglected to invite anyone who might possibly offer rebuttal to the trio’s lambasting of Bitcoin. Are These Old Dogs Capable of Learning New Tricks Anyway? Vice President at…
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Vietnam?s Biggest Bitcoin Exchange Has its Domain Seized by Government

Vietnam?s Biggest Bitcoin Exchange Has its Domain Seized by Government

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/07/bitcoin-vietnam-has-domain-name-confiscated-by-government/
on 2018-05-07 20:11:16
Bitcoin Vietnam Co., Ltd., the oldest cryptocurrency exchange in the country, is having its domain name, bitcoin.vn, seized by the Vietnamese government. The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has also decided to fine the company 40 million VND (approximately $1758) for illegal social networking and setting up an illegal site. Bitcoin Vietnam Has Domain…
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PR: Acorn Collective ? How the Blockchain Is Being Blended with Crowdfunding, and Making Staggering Results

PR: Acorn Collective ? How the Blockchain Is Being Blended with Crowdfunding, and Making Staggering Results

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/pr-acorn-collective-how-the-blockchain-is-being-blended-with-crowdfunding-and-making-staggering-results/
on 2018-05-07 19:30:41
Prior to the revolution of the World Wide Web, entrepreneurs with big dreams would have to jump through hoops to secure funding from venture capitalists or bank loans, and local community projects would have to source cash donations or government backing to achieve their goals. Crowdfunding at its core means enabling anyone with a computer and an idea, to see bring it into fruition. Fundraising is a lucrative industry and now, blockchain technologies are taking the market to new heights, as well as shoring up inefficiencies and risks posed by previous models.
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Altcoin-Marktanalyse KW19 ? Verschnaufpause nach Rallye

Altcoin-Marktanalyse KW19 ? Verschnaufpause nach Rallye

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/altcoin-marktanalyse-kw19-verschnaufpause-nach-rallye/
on 2018-05-07 19:00:58
Das gesamte Marktkapital ist fast dasselbe wie letzte Woche. Im Durchschnitt sind entsprechend die Kryptowährungen auch kaum angestiegen, wobei hier es hier eindeutige Gewinner (Bitcoin Cash) und eindeutige Verlierer (Tron) gibt.  Dargestellt ist die Kursentwicklung der zehn Kryptowährungen mit dem höchsten Marktkapital, welches in Milliarden Euro angegeben ist. Für Kryptowährungen, die aktuell nicht direkt in… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Altcoin-Marktanalyse KW19 – Verschnaufpause nach Rallye erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Binance CEO Envisions a Bright Future For ICO and Crypto Market

Binance CEO Envisions a Bright Future For ICO and Crypto Market

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/07/binance-ceo-envisions-bright-future-ico-crypto-market/
on 2018-05-07 18:10:55
There are a lot of conflicting opinions when it comes to ICOs. Some see it as a positive trend, whereas others believe the industry is vastly overvalued. Changpeng Zhao, the CEO of Binance, is convinced this industry is absolutely necessary. The ICO Industry is Under Fire It has become evident as of recent that most…
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DEX 101: Über BISQ per SEPA-Überweisung Bitcoin kaufen

DEX 101: Über BISQ per SEPA-Überweisung Bitcoin kaufen

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/dex-101-ueber-bisq-per-sepa-ueberweisung-bitcoin-kaufen/
on 2018-05-07 17:24:49
DEX 101 erkundet diese Woche das Bisq-Netzwerk und erklärt Schritt für Schritt, wie man per SEPA-Überweisung Bitcoin erwerben kann. DEX ist kurz für dezentrale Exchange, das heißt über das Bisq-Protokoll werden Käufer und Verkäufer direkt miteinander in Verbindung gebracht. Die Vorteile sind Sicherheit und Privatsphäre, der Nachteil: Man braucht für diesen Prozess mindestens 0,01002 BTC.… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag DEX 101: Über BISQ per SEPA-Überweisung Bitcoin kaufen erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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The Crypto Wire From New York To Las Vegas

The Crypto Wire From New York To Las Vegas

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/07/crypto-wire-new-york-las-vegas/
on 2018-05-07 16:41:51
——–NOTE TO THE EDITOR> The crypto kitty should be only the size of the thumbnail but it keeps upscaling in the preview to the full page size. Please make sure it is only a mini size image on the left. Thanks. ——Pls also remove this text too of course. Watch the associated video through this…
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Venezuela: Nächster Schritt Krypto-Bank

Venezuela: Nächster Schritt Krypto-Bank

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/venezuela-naechster-schritt-krypto-bank/
on 2018-05-07 15:50:42
Venezuela machte in diesem Jahr bereits mit der Einführung einer eigenen nationalen Kryptowährung auf sich aufmerksam. Doch das Land ist bereit, in Sachen Krypto noch einen Schritt weiter zu gehen. So plant die Regierung bereits den Aufbau einer eigenen digitalen Krypto-Bank für das Land. Am 20. Februar startete der Pre Sale der ersten staatlich herausgegebenen… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Venezuela: Nächster Schritt Krypto-Bank erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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South Korean Top Regulator Considers Easing Cryptocurrency Regulations

South Korean Top Regulator Considers Easing Cryptocurrency Regulations

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/south-korean-regulator-cryptocurrency-regulations/
on 2018-05-07 15:39:36
The main regulatory body of cryptocurrencies in South Korea has a new chief who has just been approved by the country’s president. He is a known “activist and reformist” and has reportedly announced that he will consider relaxing crypto regulations to help businesses grow in this sector. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto […]
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Südkorea: Neuer Chef der Finanz-Aufsichtsbehörde äußert sich positiv zu Kryptowährungen

Südkorea: Neuer Chef der Finanz-Aufsichtsbehörde äußert sich positiv zu Kryptowährungen

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/suedkorea-neuer-chef-der-finanz-aufsichtsbehoerde-aeussert-sich-positiv-zu-kryptowaehrungen/
on 2018-05-07 14:35:12
Die Finanz-Aufsichtsbehörde (FSS) in Südkorea hat mit Yoon Suk-heun einen neuen Chef. Noch bevor dieser am 8. Mai seine Arbeit aufnimmt, äußerte sich Yoon Suk-heun laut Korea Times positiv zu Kryptowährungen. Was bedeutet das für einen der größten Krypto-Märkte der Welt? „Kryptowährungen betreffend gibt es einige positive Aspekte,“ sagte Yoon direkt nach seiner Ernennung durch… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Südkorea: Neuer Chef der Finanz-Aufsichtsbehörde äußert sich positiv zu Kryptowährungen erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Bitcoin in Brief Monday: Elon Musk Takes on Bitcoin-Bashing Warren Buffett

Bitcoin in Brief Monday: Elon Musk Takes on Bitcoin-Bashing Warren Buffett

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/bitcoin-in-brief-monday-elon-musk-takes-on-bitcoin-bashing-warren-buffett/
on 2018-05-07 14:10:23
Today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief focuses on a clash between the old guard of the global economy, fearing new innovations they can’t understand, and the young entrepreneurs using them to change the world. We will also show how sometimes well-meaning regulations can backfire and hurt the lawmakers’ own goals. Also Read: Robinhood App Expands […]
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Wall Street Analyst Concerned About Bitcoin Price, Not Convinced

Wall Street Analyst Concerned About Bitcoin Price, Not Convinced

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/07/wall-street-analyst-concerned-bitcoin-price-not-convinced/
on 2018-05-07 14:02:42
There is a lot of excitement regarding the Bitcoin price. Unsurprisingly, this also triggers a lot of warnings to remain cautious. DataTrek Research co-founder Nick Colas isn’t too convinced cryptocurrency is here to stay. Even though he is Wall Street’s first Bitcoin analyst, his outlook is rather grim. The Chicken and Egg Question One of…
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Milliardär Warren Buffett bezeichnet Bitcoin als ?Rattengift?

Milliardär Warren Buffett bezeichnet Bitcoin als ?Rattengift?

found at
http://coinwelt.de/2018/05/milliardaer-warren-buffett-bezeichnet-bitcoin-als-rattengift/
on 2018-05-07 13:33:26
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Milliardär und Geschäftsführer von Berkshire Hathaway Warren Buffett kritisiert Bitcoin erneut heftig. Er bezeichnete die Kryptowährung als Rattengift. Wie CNBC berichtete, machte Buffett diese Aussagen am 5. Mai während des jährlichen Investorentreffens von Berkshire Hathaway. Währenddessen soll er gesagt haben, dass es sich bei der Kryptowährung „wahrscheinlich um Rattengift“ handelt. Dies ist nicht das erste …
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Bitcoin ABC Developers Address a Vulnerability Found

Bitcoin ABC Developers Address a Vulnerability Found

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/bitcoin-abc-developers-address-a-vulnerability-found/
on 2018-05-07 12:59:18
On April 26, 2018, the Bitcoin ABC development team were notified of a critical issue that applies to Bitcoin Cash miners who were utilizing the Bitcoin-ABC 0.17.0 client. After analyzing the vulnerability ABC developers created a patch and distributed the new ABC client 0.17.1 and released the software to BCH mining pools.     Also read: Yahoo! […]
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EOS: WTF?

EOS: WTF?

found at
https://bitcoinblog.de/2018/05/07/eos-wtf/
on 2018-05-07 12:57:37
Noch nie war eine Blockchain so viel wert, bevor sie überhaupt existiert hat. Das Meisterwerk von Blockchain-Architekt Dan Larimer verspricht, alle Probleme zu lösen, an denen andere Kryptowährungen leiden. Bisher macht es aber vor allem seine Gründer noch reicher. Anfang Juni wird EOS jedoch zeigen, was es leistet.
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Large-Scale VC Investor Schools Warren Buffet on the Value of Bitcoin

Large-Scale VC Investor Schools Warren Buffet on the Value of Bitcoin

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/05/07/large-scale-vc-investor-schools-warren-buffet-value-bitcoin/
on 2018-05-07 12:29:26
Fred Wilson responded to Warren Buffett’s latest adolescent-style bard about Bitcoin being rat poison squared in a post on his AVC blog in which he explains the “production” value of crypto assets. Wilson Explains the Underlying Value of Bitcoin Fred Wilson, venture capitalist and co-founder of Union Square Capital which has investments in Tumblr, Twitter,…
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