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According to people familiar with the situation, Alphabet Inc., Google’s parent company, is developing its own blockchain-based distributed digital ledger that third parties can use to post and verify transactions. Several people in Google’s infrastructure group, which reports to cloud chief Diane Greene, have been working with blockchain protocols in recent months, according to another … Continue reading Google’s Parent Company, Alphabet, Is Developing Blockchain-Based Solutions for its Cloud
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In efforts to fight against the volatility that comes with most cryptocurrencies, a group of famed economists and financial innovators have plans to create “the first non-anonymous blockchain-based digital currency,” called Saga (SGA). Saga is being developed by The Saga Foundation, a Swiss non-profit established last year that is dedicated to developing new technologies in open and … Continue reading “Saga” Token Will Employ Methods From Traditional Finance in Attempts to Combat Volatility
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One of the first pieces of advice offered to budding cryptocurrency investors is usually “don’t invest more than you can afford to lose”. Such a warning seems perfectly reasonable in a market that can drop more than 60% in a matter of weeks. However, according to research done by The Student Loan Report, some students … Continue reading Students are Taking a Punt on Cryptos… With Their Loans
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Bitcoin is bouncing off the triangle support on its 4-hour chart, but there could still be a chance for a breakout.
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VeChain and its team do know how to be the highlight in the community for many times now – they introduced Distributed Data Vending which represents a compliant path on how to share important/sensitive data – through their Twitter: Introducing Distributed Data Vending (DDV), the future of compliant data sharing exclusive to VeChainThor. Putting power […]
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Following the major market-dip on March 18, when XEM/USD dropped to $0.2247, a speedy reverse in the crypto-trading ecosystem took place pulling the price back up to $0.2990 per time of writing. Despite that Bitcoin and many altcoins like EOS had recovered a lot against the US Dollar in the past two days with double […]
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Ripple is turning its attention to the Chinese market as it looks at expanding its services within the Asia Pacific region later this year. According to a report from Finance Magnates, China’s regulators, payment providers, and banks are looking at Ripple’s xCurrent payment settlement solution as they attempt to improve cross-border settlements with end-to-end tracking. […]
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Do you get that feeling that the world just started turning that little bit faster? Facebook’s best days could be behind it, Google is investing in blockchain start-ups and building one of its very own and today a Nobel Laureate economist with the help of an ex-governor of the Israel’s central bank and the man […]
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There were heavy losses in US markets on Thursday after President Trump announced the implementation of significant new tariffs on China as early as next weeks. These tariffs will amount to approximately $50 billion on a yearly basis for Chinse exports. There is widespread fear that China will retaliate and financial market across the world will
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The social media giant shouldn’t mistake the forest for the trees. While Facebook continues to reel from a security breach involving the personal data of tens of millions of users, they may just have demonstrated the value of an unalterable public ledger, aka blockchain. RBC Capital Markets analyst Mitch Steves thinks so, according to a recent
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The brother of deceased Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar has created his own cryptocurrency. It’s called Dietbitcoin (DXX), and it’s perhaps even more bizarre than you would imagine. Roberto Escobar, who served more than 11 years in a maximum security prison for his role as an accountant for the Medellin cartel, is launching the coin
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The wildly popular messaging app has taken a page out of the books of Facebook and Google and is pushing back against cryptocurrencies. Snap Inc has banned ICO ads on its messaging app, Snapchat, according to Cheddar. While it’s not a blanket ban on all cryptocurrencies, Snapchat doesn’t appear to give too much warning on
NSA whistleblower and privacy advocate Edward Snowden said that he believes Bitcoin will eventually be supplanted by another cryptocurrency that does not utilize a public ledger. Snowden, who made this statement earlier this month at a Blockstack event in Berlin, said that he believes Bitcoin’s chief drawback does not have to do with its ability
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This is a sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. It can be argued that, in its current state, the travel industry is riddled with hidden charges, comprised mostly of fees charged by aggregators and payment gateways. Companies offering
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This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. Merging Blockchain Technology with Gaming We are excited to announce the collaboration between OPEN and Crypto Racing League, a racing game that operates on the Ethereum platform. As
While the Larimar trade has recently been corrupted by malicious actors due to the popularity of the gemstone, the Atlantis Blue Project seeks to use Stellar’s blockchain to thwart this activity and restore its balance. The Blue Beauty Larimar is a rare gemstone found in the province of Barahona of the Dominican Republic. The stone is coveted by many due to its rumored healing powers, ability to increase one’s communication skills, and desirability as aRead More
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GIFcoin is serious about providing excellent service to their clients by growing their team with experienced and knowledgeable industry experts. They’ve done this by recently making a winning bet and welcomed eight new members into their team. The multi-billion-dollar online gambling industry offers people an exciting, and sometimes lucrative, escape from their everyday lives while giving them a chance to get in on all of the action from the comfort of their couch. Profit SharingRead More
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“The beta program commences on the 16th of April and includes free trading, top cryptocurrencies and fiat pairs. Following Beta, Blockbid will launch its live exchange, which will include additional features, more coins and fiat currencies to be added, at a super low 0.1% flat trading fee.” Victoria, Australia, March 19, 2018, After the successful completion of the much anticipated Blockbid ICO, the team at Blockbid has now announced the roll-out of their Beta andRead More
Winco is an inclusive platform that combines non-digital businesses with the advantages that blockchain technology has to offer, by using a broad network of reliable companies and startups that have a great developmental potential. The team behind Winco wishes to use their product on investing in real-world assets such as real estate projects and franchise products and services, seeing as these assets have inherent values on their own. Their crypto token will also be usedRead More
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The United Kingdom is ready to release the hounds on the cryptocurrency market, with a task force set to investigate both the benefits and the risks of digital currencies. Taking Cryptocurrency to Task Britain’s department of finance, the Treasury, unveiled its task force readied to weigh the pros and cons of cryptocurrencies. The United Kingdom’s interest in investigating cryptocurrency stems from the desire to not fall behind their geopolitical and economic rivals. UK Finance MinisterRead More
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Many would agree that the development of the logistics industry has reached its limits. The stumbling-stone is still the human factor. Human labor makes industry less reliable, more expensive and vulnerable when it comes to fraud and theft. The giants in this industry have already discovered that only fearless innovations may inspire further growth. For instance, Amazon is implementing drones delivery very actively (it is yet only an internal service, but who know what itRead More
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Bitcoin fell $500 in hours to hit two-day lows March 22 after news broke Japanese regulators may ban the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, Binance. Co-Founder Ye Not Concerned UPDATE: Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao has responded to the news on Twitter stating that the source showed “irresponsible journalism” as the crypto exchange is currently in “constructive talks” with the FSA and did not receive any mandates so far. Nikkei showed irresponsible journalism. We are in constructive dialogsRead More
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The recent Facebook fallout spells bad news for the social media giant. It also highlights the importance of blockchain technology in protecting individuals’ data. In Your Face, Behind Your Back The New York Times and The Guardian’s Observer reported on Saturday that Cambridge Analytica — a political data analytics firm — improperly gained access to more than 50 million Facebook users’ personal data. The social media company did not inform affected users, despite being fullyRead More
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The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) of Hong Kong was forced to halt the KROPS ICO due to regulatory concerns. ICOs Under Review In the last couple of months, we have seen many regulatory bodies worldwide warning ICO operators to comply with the appropriate local laws and regulations. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued many statements regarding ICOs, warning investors and traders about potential pitfalls of investing money in such ventures. The ChineseRead More
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Hong Kong, 21 March 2018 – ALAX, a Hong Kong and Geneva-based mobile game distribution platform, and Gionee, among the world’s top smartphone manufacturers have entered a partnership. ALAX will be pre-installed on Gionee’s new smartphones, with older models moving to the ALAX platform in line with regular updates. Gionee shipped over 40 million smartphones worldwide in 2016. The company’s phones are now one of the most popular brands in India, adding to its presenceRead More
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The U.K.’s plans to launch a task force to examine the pros and cons of the crypto space served to further aggravate crypto investors who are dealing with a fair share of negative news.
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Traders and analysts are divided about the status of cryptocurrencies; some consider them alternative money while others deny them as a medium of exchange. Cryptocurrencies initially emerged as an alternative to traditional currencies, but market opinion has changed significantly after seeing the huge price volatility in Bitcoin (BTC) in particular.
Big banks such as JP Morgan (NYSE:JPM), Banks of America (NYSE:BAC), Citigroup (NYSE:C) and others have already banned customers from buying cryptocurrencies using credit cards.
Regulators from India, China, and Bangladesh entirely banned cryptocurrencies, while the U.K. has formed a taskforce to scope out ...
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A Dutch court ruled BTC a “transferable value”, which is a positive sign for widespread acceptance of digital currencies as a payment instrument. #NEWS
Stolen NEM coins from Coincheck cannot be traced anymore, all the coins have been moved from hackers’ account. #NEWS
The government of South Korea lacks a synchronized regulatory approach to ICOs, cryptocurrencies and Blockchain. #EXPERT_TAKE
Binance shows market-moving power as Bitcoin remains down despite regulatory false alarm. #NEWS
Two projects show Google is getting serious about Blockchain. #NEWS
Huawei reportedly seeks an agreement with Swiss Blockchain-oriented company to introduce Blockchain-based mobile phone. #NEWS
BTC is a scam created by the CIA, ETH is a scam created by a “Gringo child,” says Roberto Escobar, while promoting his new “dietbitcoin.” #NEWS
Child porn links on Bitcoin Blockchain: Can node operators be prosecuted? #ANALYTICS
Bitcoin Regulation,South Korea,Banks,AML,Government,Cryptocurrency Exchange #NEWS
Of the $6.2 mln crypto lost to hacks in Japan last year, the majority was in Bitcoin and Ripple. #NEWS
Protect social media users with Blockchain, analyst suggests amid Facebook scandal. #NEWS
On Tuesday, ICODrops tweeted a table that it claims represents the Dfinity project’s token distribution and funding target. According to the table, Dfinity will be selling ten percent of its tokens to the public for a staggering $350 million, giving the project a nominal market value of $3.5 billion. It is also believed that 48.9 […]
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The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has halted Black Cell Technology’s ICO, no longer allowing its KROPS token sale to proceed within its jurisdiction, and has ordered all contributions to be returned to Hong Kong inhabitants who have already participated in the venture. KROPS is intended to invigorate global agriculture by connecting growers and […]
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Pablo Escobar went from tobacco smuggler to one of the world’s richest men: a hippo-owning, billionaire cocaine kingpin before he was shot by Colombian police in 1993. Now his brother Roberto is founding his own cryptocurrency, and one he claims will dominate the market after the “inevitable” collapse of Bitcoin. Bitcoin a “US Government Creation” […]
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Ex-footballer Michael Owen has announced that he is the latest celebrity to become involved in the ICO world, investing in the Global Crypto Offering Exchange (GCOX). According to its white-paper, GCOX “allows celebrities… to develop, monetise and revitalise their popularity through the various mediums that are housed on the ACCLAIM blockchain.” Essentially, celebrities will be […]
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French Finance Minister, Bruno Le Maire, has published an unprecedented open-ed in which he has stated that the world needs to embrace the cryptocurrency and blockchain phenomena. The announcement represents arguably the most high profile, unequivocally positive position on the blockchain revolution yet adopted by a leading G7 finance minister. France to Create New Legislative […]
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Blockchain startup Crowd Machine has announced a partnership with security tokens platform Polymath. The companies said the partnership will enable companies and developers to build blockchain-agnostic applications and smart contracts without needing to know how to code, enabling them to easily and safely interact with security tokens powered by Polymath. Toronto-based Polymath offers a security […]
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U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has today announced that the government is getting a ‘new crypto assets task force’ designed to make it easier for fintech companies to follow complex regulations. The Chancellor delivered a speech at the government’s second annual International Fintech Conference in London. Hammond revealed that those forming the new task […]
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Following from the recent news that they’ve added Neo and are working with Coindash to develop and design new cryptocurrency-related products, eToro has today announced that they’ve raised $100 million to support their global expansion and the development of blockchain-backed technologies The latest round of funding was led by China Minsheng Financial, with participation from […]
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Make no mistake, the crypto compliance shakeout has started. An average of $9m a day is being lost through hackers and scam projects and regulators have had enough. The wall of recent SEC subpoenas and on-going regulator attention will massively increase the focus on ICO projects over the coming year. Projects not able to demonstrate […]
Betrium, a blockchain-based platform, is hoping to change the future of gambling with the acceptance of cryptocurrencies including bitcoin, ethereum, and dash. Data from the Global Betting and Gambling Consultants (GBGC) and Morss Analysis suggests that the global licensed and regulated gambling market is worth $533 billion. This is compared to its $363 billion figure […]
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The founder of Twitter and Square has come out and said that bitcoin will become the world’s single currency in 10 years. Speaking to The Times, Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter and payments company Square, said that cryptocurrencies using the blockchain would be the next major breakthrough. “The world ultimately will have a single currency, […]
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CryptoKitties, the viral Ethereum-based virtual game, has raised US$12 million from a roster of prominent investors as it’s being spun out as a new company, breaking away from Canadian venture-studio Axiom Zen. Andreessen Horowitz and Union Square Ventures led the Series A funding round which also included participation from top-notch angel investors Bill Tai, a […]
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A young Swiss startup called Crypto Real Estate is looking to use blockchain technology to improve transparency and efficiency in the management and portfolio management of properties in Switzerland. The company is building a platform that is set to bring real estate assets onto the blockchain and provide investors with easy access to the Swiss […]
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Ever since The Lightning Network was developed, it has been proclaimed as the solution for the scalability issues that are plaguing various cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin. Soon after the reveal of the beta for the Lightning Network on the 15th of March, Stellar announced that they will be utilizing and integrating the Lightning Network into their […]
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Bitcoin has had a difficult start to the year, and according to strategists at Morgan Stanley, the cryptocurrency’s price chart looks similar to the fall of Nasdaq. The only difference, though, is that bitcoin is moving 15 times faster. In mid-December, bitcoin enjoyed a high of over $19,000; however, in early February its price had […]
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