From its birth 10 years ago, Bitcoin has grown from fledgling cryptocurrency proof-of-concept into a real world cash alternative that’s taken seriously by everyone from technologists to governments. How did it get to that point? Check out our handy potted history to find out.
Blockchain has made some huge popularity gains over the past couple of years, but the concept of a blockchain phone still remains quite a mystery.We’re both baffled that so many companies are trying to bring this concept to reality, and also surprised that it’s taken this long and we don’t already h…
HSBC, Standard Chartered and 10 other banks have launched a trade finance platform, called eTrade Connect, based on blockchain technology.
Note: “This analysis is an adaptation from the work of Mati Greenspan, Senior Market Analyst at eToro.” It’s the 10th anniversary of Bitcoin White Paper […]
Bitcoin price declined below the main $6,360 support against the US Dollar. BTC/USD is currently in a downtrend and it could accelerate declines towards $6,110. […]
This study claims that Bitcoin mining could warm the Earth by 2 degrees C within 22 years, all by itself. One energy expert calls baloney.
Happy birthday Bitcoin! The virtual currency is now 10 years old; Barron’s has 5 questions that could define Bitcoin’s next decade.
JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon says he doesn’t “really give a shit” about bitcoin, his latest harsh comment on the popular cryptocurrency. Dimon spoke out about bitcoin yesterday at an Axios conference, after keeping silent for a period of time following an apology for calling bitcoin a “fraud.”
In an official blog post, software giant Microsoft has announced it will be partnering Nasdaq stock exchange to integrate its Azure blockchain technology into Nasdaq Financial Framework (NFF).
The current crop of star valuations is at the back-end of the blockchain-in trading and enabling technology infrastructure, known as mining
Researchers have unearthed a new cryptocurrency ransomware scheme that implicates a group of Russian-speaking hackers into stealing large sums of Bitcoin.
Bitcoin celebrates its 10th birthday as the world’s leading cryptocurrency grows in terms of price and adoption. What do the next decade hold for Bitcoin? […]
Jamie Dimon may have been one of the most influential critics of Bitcoin, but he is reluctant about becoming the face of the war against the digital assets.
As the Bitcoin turns 10, NewsBTC has broke down Bitcoin’s current state of affairs and what (hopefully) lies in store for this ground-breaking innovation.
Ten years ago to the day, Bitcoin’s pseudonymous creator, Satoshi Nakamoto, published the Bitcoin BTC whitepaper, and it undoubtedly changed the face of the internet. While we might be a few years away from mass adoption (and most blockchain use cases are still merely “proof of concepts”), Bitcoin’s impact has been undeniable.
Bitcoin Trades Flat, Finds Stability Above $6,200 Support Level as it Celebrates 10th Birthday | NewsBTC
Bitcoin, the original cryptocurrency, has had a tough year, and is presently resting on its $6,200 support level as it celebrates its 10th birthday.
There’s little doubt as to Satoshi Nakamoto’s identity: He is a 50-something American named Nick Szabo, writes Jeff John Roberts.
According to a direct source, investment banking Goliath Goldman Sachs is launching Bitcoin derivatives, reports The Block.
Bitcoin basher Jamie Dimon lobbed further insults at the cryptocurrency on Monday, stating that he doesn’t “give a sh*t” about BTC.
As Bitcoin celebrates the 10th anniversary of its whitepaper, Cointelegraph explores the various influences that breathed life into cryptocurrency.
It all started when the pseudonymous Satoshi Nakamoto published a white paper outlining a digital currency, secured by something called the blockchain.
BITCOIN’S white paper penned by programmer Satoshi Nakamoto saw the light of the day for the first time 10 years ago – but a decade after bitcoin was born, what lies ahead for the cryptocurrency?
Ten years ago, Satoshi Nakamoto laid down the foundation of Bitcoin.
As bitcoin turns 10, one of its most famed skeptics has offered up some more comments on digital currencies, albeit reluctantly.
Commentary: The O.G. of the cryptocurrency and blockchain world was born a decade ago. Today it’s bigger than ever but still not what it set out to be.
Once Satoshi’s design for Bitcoin’s genetic code was planted, it became time to nurture its development as a wholly new form of money.
Bitcoin is forming descending triangle pattern as volatility drops significantly, which increases the probability of a big move ahead.
Blockchain presents ‘humongous opportunity’ for brokers
With usage of blockchain becoming more common every day, a new job market filled with possibilities for those willing to put in the work has opened up. With such huge demand, universities and online schools are now offering courses on blockchain tech development to help aspiring developers get in on the ground floor of this up and coming industry.
The tech would pull data from across the agency and automatically identify the right people for certain emergencies.
SEC’s decision on the game-changing Bitcoin ETFs could herald a defining shift in the path to mass adoption of cryptocurrencies.
A new blockchain-based trade finance platform, developed by HSBC , Standard Chartered and 10 other banks, was launched in Hong Kong on Wednesday to boost efficiency in the multi-trillion-dollar funding of international trade.
Distributed ledger technology could be integrated into GE’s Predix platform.
PARIS, Oct. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — NeuroChain announced today that the Test-Net will be released this Wednesday, 31 October 2018 at 12:00 CET, marking the…
An American Blockchain startup aims for the mass adoption of cryptocurrency and blockchain with a chain of agnostic protocols to process business transactions.
CHEYENNE -Members of the Wyoming Blockchain Task Force moved forward seven draft bills they hope will make the state a nationwide leader in emerging technologies this week.
As the U.K. preps to leave the EU, questions arise over cross-border commerce. Nexus finds blockchain is getting consideration for technology adoption.
Information Age spoke to Colin Cantrell, founder of Nexus, about the real applications and innovation surrounding the blockchain world
Stay on top of the most important trends in cryptocurrency and blockchain with advice from 7 leaders in the space.
In the spirit of “If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em,” large companies such as IBM, Microsoft and Facebook are investing heavily in the development of blockchain – a new, decentralized, digital-ledger technology that threatens their traditional business models.
The Hong Kong Stock Exchange has teamed up with DLT startup Digital Asset to develop a blockchain platform for post-trade processing.
A football centered blockchain based charity application is seeking to open the world of sport across nations, thanks to new technologies.
Personal data is more valuable than ever, yet mass-breaches are becoming a common phenomenon. Blockchain and Self-Sovereign Identities could be a fundamental solution, but not everyone is welcoming it
EY has just dropped some epic details of its new blockchain prototype that makes Ethereum transactions private. Yes, real ones, on the main chain.
It seems India has no intention of slowing down its crusade against cryptocurrencies – but it might be open to experimenting with distributed ledger tech.
The journey of new technology to mass adoption is always bumpy. Blockchain seems to be the new buzz word on the lips of tech savvy entrepreneurs but how can it be applied in a way that is beneficial to the world of communications and marketing?
Why in the universe is a blockchain company buying the assets of a formerly high-flying asteroid miner?
After months of uncertainty, the Planetary Resources asteroid-mining venture says its assets have been purchased by the ConsenSys blockchain venture.
In order to facilitate assets’ longevity, investors must know how to safeguard their purchase given the risk of hacking cryptocurrencies face
TRON (TRX) in the Market Today Following the cue of Bitcoin (BTC), the value of the TRX tokens has remained
The Global Digital Finance (GDF) industry body is on the wires with a set of important news. The entity has just announced its Founding Members and released industry Code of Conduct to drive sustainable crypto assets innovation. The GDF was founded by global leaders in the crypto assets sector Circle, Coinbase, ConsenSys, DLA Piper, Diginex, …
Another day, another exchange goes down – but was it a hack or an exit scam?
Crypto-backed lending platform Cred has brought in three executives who previously worked for the likes of Goldman Sachs, PayPal, and Tradeshift.
As the co-founder of Ethereum, Joseph Lubin is one of the cryptocurrency arena’s biggest bulls. And he firmly believes crypto is here to stay.
The FCA, the UK’s financial watchdog, ponders a possible ban on the sale of cryptocurrency-based derivatives as it considers them riskier than crypto assets.
ADAB Solutions has set in motion plans to launch the First Islamic Crypto Exchange (FICE). The exchange hopes to trade $146 million daily and $4.4 billion monthly by 2020, and will be structured according to the principles of Shariah.
India’s Ministry of Finance recently published a press release where it talks about the 19th Meeting of the Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) attended […]
A company is creating a comic book universe for crypto with a view to educating readers, entertaining them, and establishing a new raft of collectibles.
Bitcoin has spawned a $200bn sector in a decade – here are the 10 biggest crypto coins and what they do
From Bitcoin cash to Ether and XRP, here are the top 10 cryptocurrencies created since the invention of bitcoin and what you need to know about them.
David Gray/Reuters Wednesday marks the 10th anniversary of the paper which led to the creation of bitcoin, the first ever cryptocurrency. On October 31 2008, bitcoin’s mysterious founder Satoshi Nakamoto published a nine-page long academic style paper called “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System.”
On its 10th birthday, Bitcoin is still leading a year-long crypto market crash. But as it continues to mature, it is seeing growth on other fronts.
Bitcoin was heading toward a year-on-year loss on Wednesday, its 10th birthday, the first loss since last year’s bull market, when the original and biggest digital coin muscled its way to worldwide attention with months of frenzied buying.
Bitcoin has continued to decline to slip underneath the $6400 handle once again. The market has seen a small -0.14% price decline over the past […]
Less than two years after it had been trading under $1, Bitcoin surged to more than $100 in the spring of 2013. CNBC’s panel discussed the risks and benefits of the cryptocurrency, its comparisons to gold, and whether or not the run up was a bubble.
The yellow metal performed far better than Bitcoin during October’s market volatility.
Wall Street looks to end a horrible October on Halloween today with a two-session winning streak.
Wednesday marks the 10th birthday of bitcoin. As the digital currency has grown over the years, it has become a source of fascination for investors, speculators, true believers and skeptics. However, it hasn’t become the one thing it was built to be: a payments system.
Bitcoin barely resembles what Satoshi Nakamoto described and blockchain’s promise remains mostly unfulfilled.
Bitcoin was trading mostly unchanged Wednesday, extending what’s been a relatively quiet spell for the world’s largest and oldest cryptocurrency.
New Zealand government-backed innovation institute Callaghan Innovation issued a grant for $330,000 to a domestic crypto wallet and trading service.
A legitimate-looking cryptocurrency price tracker app may also be monitoring users’ keystrokes, according to Malwarebytes.
As Bitcoin’s carbon emissions continue to accelerate it’s critical we innovate and find solutions to ensure blockchain and crypto are contributing to the decarbonization of our economy, not accelerating the problem.
Bombshell Report on Goldman’s Crypto Product, Plus Bitcoin, Tron, Ripple and XRP, Stellar, Ethereum: Crypto News Alert
From new details on a Goldman Sachs Bitcoin product to the worship of Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin, here’s a look at some of the stories breaking in the world of crypto. Goldman’s Crypto Entry Goldman Sachs has reportedly started signing up a limited number of customers to its Bitcoin derivative product.
Study: 60% of Eligible Voters Believe Crypto Donations Should Be Legal In Federal Elections – Bitcoinist.com
survey of 1,023 registered voters in found 60% of respondents thought it should be legal to donate cryptocurrency in federal elections.
Major crypto hardware manufacturer Ledger, with headquarters in Paris and San Francisco, extends to the Asia Pacific.
South Korea’s FSC commissioner has reaffirmed that banks can provide crypto exchanges with virtual bank accounts to process deposits and withdrawals
New Wave currently features a diverse range of altcoins in its investment portfolio, including Etherum, LTC, XRP, Bitcoin Cash, Civic, and whatnot.
France’s Ledger expands to Asia eyeing investor appetite for offshore crypto funds
Facebook has been on a reform journey for cryptocurrency advertisements since the beginning of this year. The social media giant banned crypto-related
The New York investment bank plans to roll out its bitcoin non-deliverable future contracts (NDF), a derivate product pegged to futures.
Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has raised $300 million in a new funding round that values the company at over $8 billion.
Welcome to Crypto Daily News, this news piece “Banks Now Allowed To Work With Crypto In Korea” is breaking news from the Crypto sector.
Is the stablecoin–a new form of digital currency whose price is linked to another asset–the solution to the crypto industry’s problems? And if so, which applications of digital currency can stablecoins enable?
The chairman of South Korea’s Financial Services Commission has affirmed that crypto exchanges should face no issues with banking provisions.
Banco do Brasil and Santander reopen accounts of Brazilian crypto exchange Bitcoin Max following the preliminary court injunction.
“Bitcoin is turning ten, and like many of us, I feel like a proud parent, having watched it grow into its potential over the years. I guess I’m the estranged father in prison though, who can’t be there to help raise his kid.”
At a US congressional hearing earlier this month, Nouriel Roubini, an economist and professor at New York University who foresaw the global financial meltdown of 2008, made no efforts to mask his disdain for Bitcoin.
The CEO of bitcoin derivatives exchange BitMEX predicts volumes could fall further keeping the cryptocurrency firmly in a bear market for another year and a half.
Knowing Satoshi, Halloween was no coincidence.
Today marks bitcoin’s 10th birthday. As the industry looks to where it’s come from and how it has evolved, what challenges does it face for the future? Where will it be in the next 10 years?
Bitcoin price is under pressure below $6,300 against the US Dollar. BTC/USD is likely preparing for the next downside break below $6,202.
BUSINESS DAILY : Ten years ago, the creator of Bitcoin published his White Paper outlining the idea of the cryptocurrency. It’s since gone from theory to…
On October 31 2008, Satoshi Nakamoto’s “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System” laid the foundations for the first cryptocurrency.
The “Squawk Box” crew discuss J.P. Morgan Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon’s latest comments on bitcoin and the trade war.
Investors who took a chance on the fledgling currency and stuck with it have been on a rollercoaster ride – but are optimistic that they are still onto a winner.
Bitcoin sparked mania among retail investors last year and despite being founded to bypass them, has caught the attention of some of the most powerful institutions on Wall Street.