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Crypto startup Paxos is partnering with payments firm BitPay to allow the latter’s merchants to utilize the Paxos Standard stablecoin in settling transactions. Announced Tuesday, the move will give BitPay clients the ability to conduct transactions using a cryptocurrency while maintaining the “the trust and stability of the U.
This post was originally published hereA total of $60 billion has been erased from the value of all cryptocurrencies over the last week, a decline that has many wondering if the ongoing bear market for the asset class has finally come to an end. Defined as a period of depressed activity and sentiment, the bear market […] The post Capitulation? This Bitcoin Sell-Off Still Isn’t as Extreme as 2015’s appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
This post was originally published here Bitcoin Cash “Satoshi’s Vision” – otherwise called Bitcoin SV – suffered a block reorganization Monday by which transactions on two different blocks were overwritten. Though it is possible these two blocks may have been maliciously overwritten by outside attackers, the most likely explanation for the temporary block reorg was due […] The post Bitcoin Cash SV’s ‘Blockchain Reorg’ Likely an Accidental Split, Not an Attack appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
Hackers have infected the website of global non-profit organization the Make-A-Wish Foundation with cryptojacking malware, according to a report by cybersecurity firm Trustwave posted Nov. 19.
This post was originally published here The Commissione Nazionale per le Società e la Borsa (CONSOB) has ordered three crypto-related companies providing unauthorized investment services to cease and desist, an official release states Monday, Nov. 19.
This post was originally published here SWIFT India has partnered with fintech firm MonetaGo to pilot a distributed ledger (DLT) network designed to improve the efficiency and security of financial products, according to a press release published Nov. 20.
This post was originally published here It’s not what maximalists want to see but for institutions to flock in then regulators must be in the picture. This is part of the reason why the launch of Bakkt Daily Bitcoin futures has been put off to Jan 24, 2019.
Tech giant IBM has teamed up with Columbia University to launch a pair of technology accelerators as part of a broader push to spur blockchain development. The IBM Blockchain Accelerator and Columbia Blockchain Launch Accelerator, announced Monday, will support 10 startups each, according to a press release.
Tech giant IBM has teamed up with Columbia University to launch a pair of technology accelerators as part of a broader push to spur blockchain development. The IBM Blockchain Accelerator and Columbia Blockchain Launch Accelerator, announced Monday, will support 10 startups each, according to a press release.
This post was originally published here The price of bitcoin, the world’s largest cryptocurrency, now starts with the number four after falling to fresh 2018 lows on Monday. Indeed, its price fell below $5,000 for the first time since October of 2017 and its current price – currently hovering above $4,800 at time of writing […] The post A Historically Strong Month for Crypto, November Is Off to a Brutal Start appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
Initial coin offerings (ICOs) are facing a regulatory “compliance trilemma,” according to a recent study funded the government of Canada and the University of British Columbia (UBC). To prepare the report, the research team investigated the ICO space over the course of six months, focusing primarily on North America, but also delving into some other […] The post Study: ‘Compliance Trilemma’ Limits Potential of ICOs appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
This post was originally published here The Canadian House Finance Committee has recommended that the government start regulating cryptocurrencies to prevent money laundering, Canadian digital newspaper iPolitics reports Nov. 14.
A document published Nov. 12 on the official website of the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) calls on the country to “accelerate” the development of standards for the blockchain industry.
This post was originally published here Switzerland is to see the launch of the first ever exchange-traded product (ETP) tracking multiple cryptocurrencies. As reported in the The Financial Times on Saturday, the country’s principle stock exchange, Six, has given the go ahead for the ETP, which is called the Amun Crypto ETP and will go by the […] The post Crypto Exchange-Traded Product to Launch on Swiss Stock Exchange appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
The latest Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network update has resulted in a complex battle, and the blockchain has been split into two: BCH ABC is in one corner, and BCH SV is in the other. Here is what they both stand for, and who is currently winning the hash war.
Despite attempts of higher highs, sellers are technically in charge. Today, we expect some resuscitation gifting LTC/USD, TRX/USD, IOT/USD and EOS/USD bears another opportunity to sell even if fundamentals are favorable.
This post was originally published here “Can we stop talking about my bad brother?” That’s how Linda Pawczuk, leader of Deloitte Consulting’s financial services industry blockchain group, describes the conversations she often has these days with executives and board members of client companies. Pawczuk’s team is squarely focused on helping decades-old, global enterprises figure out […] The post Deloitte Blockchain Chief: Bad Crypto Headlines Making Clients ‘Nervous’ appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
This post was originally published here Huobi, the third-largest crypto exchange by trading volumes, is seeking to fill a void in Russia’s cryptocurrency community. This month, the exchange opened an office in Moscow, the first major crypto trading platform to have a physical presence in the country, notably with a Russian-language call center.
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A recent Bitcoin scam on Twitter that compromised several major companies verified accounts came from a third-party app, tech news outlet the Next Web (TNW) reports Friday, Nov. 16, citing social media officials.
This post was originally published here Decentralized Internet project TRON (TRX) is launching a $1 million accelerator program to support developers building DApps and products on the TRON protocol, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph Nov. 16.
This post was originally published here Officially launched in beta this week, the CoinDesk Crypto-Economics Explorer (CEX) is the newest tool in our arsenal of data products, one that we believe is our most innovative and forward-looking to date. Ambitious in scope, we know our tool takes a bit of getting used to.
This post was originally published hereSaturday, Nov. 17: crypto markets have seen another mild decline, with losses across the top 20 coins by market cap reaching 4 percent over the past 24 hours.
This post was originally published here Crypto loans startup Salt Lending and former board member Erik Voorhees are said to be under investigation by the U. S.
Officially launched in beta this week, the CoinDesk Crypto-Economics Explorer (CEX) is the newest tool in our arsenal of data products, one that we believe is our most innovative and forward-looking to date. Ambitious in scope, we know our tool takes a bit of getting used to.
This post was originally published here The crypto market took a turn for the worse on Wednesday when it lost nearly $30 billion in total market capitalization – but not every asset struggled to find buyers. In fact, certain stablecoins like USD-C, TUSD and DAI each witnessed a more than 200 percent increase in 24-hour trading […] The post Stablecoin Purchases Surged Amid Wednesday’s Crypto Market Drop appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
This post was originally published here A cloud trading software platform argues the public has the chance to take advantage of volatility in the cryptocurrency marketplace through automated trading – “maximizing their opportunities” and enabling their assets to appreciate. Trade Santa says its cloud software platform is designed to automate simple strategies relied upon by […] The post Festive, Free Automated Trading Bot Can Be Set Up in 10 Minutes appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
Two cryptocurrency startups have agreed to register their initial coin offering (ICO) tokens as securities after settling charges with the U. S.
The Bail Bloc initiative has started using cryptocurrency raised through charity to help people get out of U. S Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) pretrial incarceration, according to a tweet posted by a Bail Bloc co-founder Nov.
This post was originally published here Oxfam has officially launched their blockchain-based program, called BlocRice, that is aimed at giving farmers significantly more negotiation power and to increase the efficiency of the supply chain by connecting buyers and suppliers directly through their system. The new program, which has undergone successful trials in Cambodia, has a primary goal […] The post Oxfam Officially Launches Blockchain-Based Program That Empowers Farmers appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
Cryptocurrency markets are recovering from their recent mini crash today, Nov. 16, with only Bitcoin Cash (BCH) going against a trend which saw assets gain as much as 4.
This post was originally published here One of the bitcoin community’s best-known artists is gearing up to launch a blockchain-powered video game aimed at mainstream audiences. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, Marguerite deCourcelle’s startup Blockade Games Inc.
This post was originally published here Before the internet brought us dog videos and your grandmother’s Facebook updates, losing money was a traumatic experience. Dropping $20 meant you’d probably never see it again – all you’d have left is that unmistakable sensation of feeling stupid.
This post was originally published hereInterest from both employers and job seekers in blockchain and cryptocurrency-related jobs has declined in the past year, new data indicates. According to figures provided to CoinDesk from one of the largest jobs sites, Indeed.
This post was originally published here Crimean authorities are considering creating a blockchain-cluster that would support investment platforms allowing foreign investors to work in sanctioned countries anonymously, major state-operated Russian news agency TASS reported Nov. 16.
Try as startups might, crypto mining hasn’t yet had an everyman device. Smart money, however, is betting that will change at the hands of a new company called Coinmine.
Binance is advising its remaining users in Iran to withdraw their money as the cryptocurrency exchange seeks to comply with international sanctions. “If you have an account with Binance and fall into that [sanctions] category, please withdraw your assets from Binance as soon as possible,” reads an email received in recent days by Iranian users, according […] The post Binance Warns Iranian Traders to Withdraw Crypto Amid Sanctions appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
This post was originally published hereAt 18:02 UTC, the bitcoin cash blockchain officially split in two. With one iteration of the bitcoin cash protocol called Bitcoin “Satoshi’s Vision” or Bitcoin SV directly opposing the upgrades introduced through another implementation called Bitcoin ABC, the blockchain forked into two distinct networks.
This post was originally published hereNvidia released its earnings report for the third quarter (Q3) of 2018 today, Nov. 15, revealing that demand for Nvidia’s graphics processing units (GPUs) among crypto miners has dried up.
Try as startups might, crypto mining hasn’t yet had an everyman device. Smart money, however, is betting that will change at the hands of a new company called Coinmine.
This post was originally published here IBM and major Spanish telecommunications firm Telefónica have partnered to apply blockchain technology to managing international mobile phone call traffic, per a press release shred with Cointelegraph Nov. 14.
OKCoin, the parent company for world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange OKEx, has  launched fiat-crypto trading services in Argentina, the company revealed in a tweet Thursday, Nov. 15.
This post was originally published here Soccer Legends Limited, a Hong Kong-based startup, is aiming to integrate blockchain technology into soccer, the most popular sport in the world. The project is designed to “bridge the gap between soccer superstars, youth talents and fans.
Binance, currently the world’s third largest cryptocurrency exchange by bitcoin trading volume, is adding support for Circle’s recently launched stablecoin, USD Coin (USDC), this weekend. Binance announced Thursday that it will open trading pairs for the regulated, U.
This post was originally published here Stanley Yong, global lead for central bank digital currency (CBDC) solutions at IBM, has said that CBDCs can help to mitigate the risks that contributed to the 2008 financial crash. Yong spoke on his perspective of how to overcome the fragmentation of existing digital payment systems during an interview […] The post IBM Exec: CBDCs Can Alleviate Risks That Contributed to 2008 Financial Crash appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
This post was originally published here Messenger app maker Kik is quitting ethereum for good as it continues to develop its cryptocurrency, dubbed kin. Launched on ethereum early in the ICO boom, Kik has now announced that it will close kin’s atomic swap with ethereum.
The most contentious hard fork in bitcoin cash’s one-year history is happening Thursday. So contentious, in fact, that this one holds the potential to split the blockchain into two separate iterations of the bitcoin cash protocol – one led by developer group Bitcoin ABC and the other, Bitcoin SV, led by blockchain research company nChain.
This post was originally published here Bitcoin sank to its lowest price in over a year on Wednesday, with the prices of other major cryptocurrencies falling alongside it. As of press time, bitcoin is trading at $5,525.
A Malaysian Member of Parliament has urged the government to implement proper cryptocurrency regulations before undertaking the Harapan Coin (HRP) cryptocurrency project, local English-language news daily the Star reported Nov. 14.
This post was originally published here Malware researcher Lukas Stefanko has found four fake cryptocurrency wallets on the Google Play Store that were trying to steal users’ personal data, according to a blog post published Nov. 13.
After 11 months of relentless bears, statistics from Susquehanna, a US based trading and technology firm has confirmed that mining Ether is no longer profitable. This is mostly due to a relentless bears that have since drove prices from $1400 to $200.
This post was originally published here Five percent of Moscow residents who use non-cash methods of payment are open to using cryptocurrencies, according to a recently conducted survey, Forbes Russia reported Nov. 13.
This post was originally published here Singapore-based crypto exchange KuCoin has raised $20 million in Series A funding backed by IDG Capital, Matrix Partners and Neo Global Capital. KuCoin announced the funding Wednesday, saying that the three firms had not only invested, but formed partnerships with the exchange in order to bring cryptocurrency to the […] The post Crypto Exchange KuCoin Raises $20 Million From IDG, Matrix, Neo Global appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
This post was originally published hereAll eyes are on the bitcoin cash (BCH) blockchain ahead of a scheduled technical upgrade tomorrow.   While it’s a process that the world’s fourth-largest blockchain by market capitalization undergoes every six months, at which point it asks all users operating the software to upgrade to a newer version, there’s a […] The post Buy or Sell? What Traders Think About Tomorrow’s Bitcoin Cash Fork appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
This post was originally published here The global network of computer operators who today help power the bitcoin cash cryptocurrency are beginning to signal that they may take differing paths ahead of a technical update scheduled for Thursday. Data from Coin Dance indicates that bitcoin cash mining pools, collectives of individuals and companies providing computer […] The post Bitcoin Cash’s ‘Mining War’ Escalates as Blockchain Hard Fork Approaches appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
This post was originally published hereNew data is offering insight into how crypto traders are pricing in a coming technical update to bitcoin cash, one that could cause the world’s fourth most valuable blockchain to split into two competing networks. At press time, there are now almost twice as many open short positions betting that […] The post Traders Now Betting 2-to-1 Bitcoin Cash Fork Will Cause Price Decline appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
This post was originally published here A $19. 6 million disputed sum between Canada’s largest crypto exchange QuadrigaCX and the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) has been handed into the custody of the Ontario Superior Court, per a court document filed Nov.
The Venezuelan government has announced that its national digital currency, the petro, can be exchanged into any cryptocurrency if purchased this year. However, the wallet for the petro is still not available and petro buyers receive certificates of purchase.
This post was originally published hereThe official Twitter account of Google‘s G Suite was reportedly compromised to promote a Bitcoin (BTC) giveaway scam, technology and business news outlet the Next Web reported Nov. 13.
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Crypto mining hardware maker Bitmain has filed suit against an anonymous thief in a US federal court. In a complaint submitted to the U.
Bitcoin’s (BTC) price dropped to two-week lows earlier today and could extend the decline to key support near $6,100, technical charts indicate. The leading cryptocurrency was teasing a bullish move 24-hours ago, having carved out a lower high of $6,270 along the support of the trendline connecting the Oct.
This post was originally published here Oil industry giants Shell and BP are among a group of firms planning to launch a blockchain platform to automate post-trade processes in the energy industry by the end of 2018. VAKT Global, the consortium building the platform, revealed the news at a digital commodities summit hosted by S&P Global […] The post Shell, BP Back Blockchain Platform to Modernize Commodities Trading appeared first on Crypto Quick News.
This post was originally published here Japanese IT giant GMO has reported a loss of 640 million yen (about $5. 6 million) for its cryptocurrency mining business in the third quarter of 2018.