Blockchain News Leading cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is now offering support for privacy token Zcash on platform Coinbase Pro. Coinbase has announced that it will be supporting privacy token Zcash on its Coinbase Pro platform. According to a release from the company, the platform is now accepting transfers and have been accepting deposits since yesterday.
Nubeva CEO, comments, “Despite strong interest in the presale phase, CBR Project has determined that the token offering is untenable due to a broad based and continued softening of the ICO marketplace, compounded by a complex and changing regulatory environment.
Digifinex, a leading crypto trading platform, has launched a DFT trial token giveaway to celebrate its first anniversary. During the activity that will run from 1st December to 4th December, 10,000 DFT tokens will be up for grabs. During the given period, new users that have been successfully authenticated will receive 5,000 DFT while existing …
Posted on One of the top performing cryptocurrencies of the day is Theta Token. Theta Token (THETA) is currently up 59.73% compared to USD over the last 24 hours, ending at 07:00 AM Eastern Standard Time on November 30, 2018. THETA has a current market cap of $62,067,830.
Lismore City Council’s 2018 recycled Christmas tree may not be “perfect” but it reflects the values of Lismore organisers say. The tree was erected early yesterday morning in the Lismore CBD as a festive gift to the community.
Earlier this week, the whole cryptocurrency market sprinkled hopes of entering the bull’s kingdom. The coins bounced back to the price it was trading at in the beginning of the month. However, the bull’s reign seems to come to an end as the whole market has started to bleed again.
Bitcoin reached a 24-hour low today of £3,039.47 ($3,878.66) according to crypto tracker CoinDesk, marking some of the worst performance since September 2017. At 1.37pm GMT (UTC) the virtual token was exchanging hands for £3,107.59 ($3,964.78) per token – a 6.76 percent drop over 24 hours.
Wall Street Boss: Bitcoin (BTC) “Has Lived In A Swamp And Survived” – It’s Here To Stay – Ethereum World News
For the last few weeks, Bitcoin hasn’t seen shiny days as its value keeps swinging up and down within a short range. The start of the market crash saw the top crypto lose a whole 40% of its market value.
Members of VanEck, SolidX and the Cboe BZX Exchange met with U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) staff earlier this week to present a new argument on why the bitcoin market is ready for an exchange-traded fund (ETF).
Bitcoin sank in value by 36 percent in November and is currently trading at a paltry $4,008, according to CoinMarketCap data. BTC’s most recent slump comes towards the end of a pitiful year of trading for the cryptocurrency, after it reached $830 billion at the start of 2018.
Chinese tech giant Huawei has made its Blockchain Service (BCS) available globally after first launching it for commercial use in its home country on October 10th of this year. The service, which is available on the international Huawei Cloud website, helps global businesses and developers create, deploy and manage blockchain applications quickly and at a minimal cost.
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For those Silicon Valleyites weary of traveling to Las Vegas for re:Invent, Encore Media Group brought its Blockchain Expo/IoT Expo/AI Expo combo conference to Santa Clara this week. The combination of three of the most hyped topics in technology today provided a rare opportunity to compare the progress vendors have been making cutting through the noise to bring real solutions to the market.
Litecoin price settled above the $32.00 and $33.00 levels against the US Dollar. LTC/USD is currently consolidating, but it looks set for more gains above $35.00-36.00.
So far, exact changes in the intended upgrade of Ethereum ‘s code have not been fully agreed on. Various options are being offered in numerous discussions. Some of them will be selected by June 2019, and work will begin provided the majority of Ethereum network approves of them.
Right after listing Ethereum Classic (ETC) back in August, Coinbase set its eyes on the five digital assets of Ox (ZRX), Basic Attention Token (BAT), ZCash (ZEC), Stellar (XLM) and Cardano (ADA). The exchange went on to list the first 2 digital assets in mid-October and early November respectively.
The outspoken CEO of Tron, Justin Sun has called on developers on the Ethereum blockchain to trade places for his Tron blockchain which according to him is better. In a recent tweet, Sun listed a couple of advantages he claimed Tron had over Ethereum platform for developers of decentralized apps (DApps) and smart contracts.
ETH Latest Update: Fidelity Investments Looking to Expand Digital Asset Trading Range Beyond Ethereum (ETH) and Bitcoin (BTC) – ETH News Today – ETH/USD News Today
According to recent reports, Fidelity Investments is considering the possibility of expanding its institutional crypto asset network to include additional trading services for other digital assets in addition to Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH). The startup is looking at deploying more tokens from the top five or top seven digital currencies by market cap on …
Swiss food manufacturer will use the Ethereum [ETH] blockchain to track their seafood products – Crypto Economy
Gustav Gerig, a Swiss-based food manufacturer established in 1923, seems set to adopt Ethereum distributed ledger technology to gain a competitive advantage. In a press release dated Wednesday 28th November, the company announced its partnership with global tuna marketing company Pacifical C.V.
Ethereum is seen down in the session by some 3.5%, as a further cooling is observed across the market on Friday. ETH/USD has formed a bullish flag pattern via the 60-minute chart view. Price bouncing lower for now, with what can also be viewed as a descending channel formation.
Join us for Episode 2 of Ripple Effects, a look into how Durango, Colorado connects with and depends on their local river, the Animas. This blog post was written by Melissa Youssef, current City Councilor and Mayor Pro Tem for the City of Durango. to learn more about Durango’s connection with the Animas River.
Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and music producer DJ Khaled are paying a total $750,000 to settle charges they failed to disclose payments they received for promoting investments in digital-currency securities, federal regulators said Thursday. The SEC said the charges are the first for violating rules on touting investments in so-called initial coin offerings, or ICOs.
Malaysia Set to Enforce Cryptocurrency Regulations in Q1 2019, Says Finance Minister – Ethereum World News
Malaysia’s Finance Minister announced that the country would enforce regulations for cryptocurrency exchanges and ICOs in the Q1 2019. According to The Star Online, Lim Guan Eng, Malaysia’s Finance Minister, revealed that regulations guiding virtual currency exchanges and initial coin offerings (ICO) would be implemented in the first quarter of 2019.
Binance tries to bolster cryptocurrency and blockchain confidence by naming ‘gold standard’ projects – CryptoNewsReview
Binance announces its ‘Gold Label’ standard, and the first 30 projects who qualify for it… Confidence in cryptocurrency projects and initial coin offerings (ICOs) has hardly been bolstered this year by the stories of price drops and regulators closing in on projects that they feel have breached rules.
Can Blockfolio help you keep track of fluctuations in the value of your crypto holdings, safely? Here’s our review… For some, cryptocurrencies are to be considered exclusively on their technical merits. For others, cryptocurrencies are a speculative investment vehicle. Still more use them as actual currencies, exchanging them for goods and services and even receiving …
Hyperblock launches Insured Cryptocurrency Custodial Services to Strengthen Institutional Client Offering
Crypto custodial services have been considered a critical element for institutional monies to flow into crypto markets. Even US SEC has mentioned the same a couple of times while disapproving the Bitcoin ETF.
Floyd Mayweather, DJ Khaled settle SEC charges over illegal endorsement of cryptocurrency ICOs | ZDNet
Boxer Floyd Mayweather and Khaled “DJ” Khaled, a music producer, have settled charges issued by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in connection to the promotion of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). On Thursday, the US financial regulator said the pair have settled these charges, which relate to the failure to disclose payments made in return for the promotion of token sales.
FOMO Moments Crypto markets have held their gains, Stellar and Zcash leading the way. Cryptocurrency markets have held on to their gains following two Cryptocurrency markets have held on to their gains following two days of recovery from extremely low levels, Stellar is into fourth place.
The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has settled charges against boxing icon Floyd Mayweather and music producer DJ Khaled for failing to disclose payments they received for promoting now-defunct cryptocurrency firm CentraTech to millions of followers on social media.
Huobi , the highly popular Chinese cryptocurrency exchange based in Singapore, has launched a cryptocurrency derivatives platform called Huobi DM. Huobi Derivative Market Beta is LIVE! To Celebrate this Big Launch： Start Trading and Take THREE Surprises Home! https://t.co/QFv2DSdmn9 Begin a New Era of Digital Asset Derivative Trading.
Researchers have detailed how Docker containers are becoming a prime target for cryptojackers at a time when fraudulent cryptocurrency mining is a lucrative business. Cybercriminals are turning away from ransomware deployments in their droves in favor of cryptocurrency malware.
Floyd Mayweather has long been a master at selling. Those promotional skills have him in a wee bit of trouble with the Securities and Exchange Commission, though, as Mayweather has been fined $600,000 for the work he did touting initial coin offerings, or ICOs.
Since the first cryptocurrency, bitcoin, was created in 2008, cryptocurrency has gone from an obscure oddity to a household term with people all around the world not only investing in it but now using it in their personal life and business.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. has settled with the SEC after failing to report payments for promoting cryptocurrency entities on Twitter, The Associated Press reported. Mayweather agreed to pay a $300,000 penalty, give up another $300,000 and pay $14,775 in interest under the settlement, as the SEC claimed Mayweather failed to report three separate promotion deals that paid him a total of $300,000.
American pro boxer Floyd Mayweather and music producer DJ Khaled are in some hot water with the SEC for promoting cryptocurrencies without disclosing their promotional relationship with the companies, a new report says.
Amazon, the massively successful tech giant known for their electronic commerce and cloud computing, has finally broke into the blockchain industry with the launch of 2 Amazon blockchain products. During Amazon’s reInvest 2018 conference in Las Vegas on Wednesday, Andy Jassy, the CEO of Amazon Web Services (AWS) , announced the launch of 2 blockchain products: Amazon Quantum Ledger Database (QLDB) and Amazon Managed Blockchain.
On October 23, Smile-Expo organised the second Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Malta, celebrating the 50th event of the company’s blockchain series, which was visited by the CEO of the Malta Digital Innovation Authority… Malta Fin Tech Finance Malta 30 Nov 2018
TRON’s CEO Justin Sun took to social media to announce the launch of the company’s new $100 million gaming fund, known as TRON Arcade and which he claims will provide a new model for game development. Proud to unveil #TRONArcade, our 100 Million USD Game Fund!
One of the most prolific companies in the world is taking steps to further integrate blockchain technology into its suite of offerings. Amazon Web Services (AWS), a subsidiary of Amazon, has just released two blockchain related services: Amazon Managed Blockchain (AMB) and Quantum Ledger Database (QLDB).
I have been waiting to hear of a judge blocking Josh Mandel’s idea to bring Ohio into the 21st century by allowing bitcoin to be used to pay taxes, even on a limited basis (Dispatch article, Tuesday).Bitcoin is not legal tender. Yes, a third party – Bitpay – is going to convert the taxpayers’ stash of bitcoin into U.S.
CCN is expanding. Are you our next full-time journalist from the West Coast USA? Send us your CV and examples here. On November 28, the price of Bitcoin (BTC) spiked from $3,771 to $4,355, by more than 15.4 percent. In less than 48 hours, the dominant cryptocurrency has fallen back down to $3,861, dropping below the $4,000 mark.
Friday, Nov. 30 – After a short-lived spike earlier this week, the crypto markets are today back in the red, with virtually all of the top 20 cryptocurrencies seeing losses within a 4 and 10 percent range, as data from Coin360 shows.
XRP Price Prediction for 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2025: Will Ripple’s XRP Touch Its All-time High or Settle with New Lows? – The Oofy
XRP has had an amazing run back at the beginning of the dip that started out in November 2018 as XRP was able to collect some significant rises also dropping at a slower rate than its peers. That is how XRP made it to the second place on the list of top currencies, where we …
NDP Leader Andrea Horwath met with workers at Oshawa’s GM plant early Friday morning, saying that she is “in their corner” and ready to “fight” for their jobs. Horwath showed up at the facility shortly before 6 a.m. and spent about an hour meeting with dozens of workers from the plant.
Dentacoin to provide the dental industry with cost and efficiency blockchain solutions – CryptoNewsReview
While the Swiss Federal Railway outlined the benefits of blockchain integration for railway management systems last week, new decentralised platform Dentacoin believes the technology is just as well-suited for implementation within the dental industry. According to its official website, Dentacoin aims to improve long-term health while reducing the cost of dentist fees and medical care.
How Is Blockchain Innovation Reshaping the Insurance Industry By CIOReview – Blockchain has proven to be a promising technology as it has the potential to simplify the complex processes and can enhance…
According to The Korea Times, the Republic of South Korea is considering pursuing a Blockchain-based voting system. Spurred by the push to take advantage of The Fourth Industrial Revolution, the Ministry of Science and ICT and the National Election Commission (NEC) are seeking to take advantage of the trust and verifiability inherent in Blockchain-based protocols.
TRON , the decentralized blockchain-based protocol that aims to build a worldwide free content entertainment system, has recently announced the launch of a $100 million blockchain gaming fund. Dubbed the “TRON Arcade,” it is designed to empower developers to create and develop blockchain-based games.The fund is part of TRON’s long-term commitment to develop and grow the blockchain industry .
Blockchain has emerged as one of the most promising technologies to address the fragmentation and inefficiencies that plague current healthcare delivery systems. Its distributed, real-time architecture promises faster processing and settlement of claims, lower transaction costs, easier management, and stronger security for electronic health records (EHRs), and improved patient outcomes.
Though Blockchain has been touted as the answer to everything, a study of 43 solutions advanced in the international development sector has found exactly no evidence of success. Three practitioners including erstwhile blockchain enthusiast John Burg, a Fellow at the US Agency for International Development (USAID), looked at instances of the distributed crypto ledger being used in a wide range of situations by NGOs, contractors and agencies.
These days, it seems like everyone is talking about blockchain technology. News about bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies is hard to resist, especially when their value shoots up and everyone wants to know how the blockchain can make them rich. But the real value of blockchain isn’t necessarily just the alternative currency component.
German alternative investment fund manager Xolaris Service KVAG has launched a private equity fund dedicated to Bitcoin mining, the company confirmed in a press release Nov. 29. Xolaris, which has undertaken various expansion measures including the opening of a Hong Kong office in July, says client demand to access the sector continues despite the downturn in Bitcoin ( BTC) prices.
Nhac Nguyen | AFP | Getty Images If you were reluctant about investing in bitcoin before, you’ve probably completely given up on the idea now. The cryptocurrency is trading at around $4,000, a steep drop from its all-time high of nearly $20,000 last December, according to data from CoinDesk.
Ripple’s Cory Johnson Makes Bold Statement: Ripple Is One Of The Most Advanced Companies In The Market – Crypto Daily Gazette
Ripple’s Cory Johnson spoke about the company during the Techonomy 2018 conference, and he addressed the subject of cryptos and the blockchain technology. Techonomy 2018 took place between November 11 and November 13 and it “was a probing, wide-ranging conversation about the tech-inflected issues that affect business and our world.
In the cryptocurrency industry, large transactions hardly go unnoticed. This is especially so when the transactions are being carried out on public blockchains. Yesterday, a significant amount of XRP was sent to a single receiver address for just 0.000012. The funds were sent in three transactions within a few minutes.
TIPS aims to offer low-fee instant settlements in Euros to customers across the continent. Eurozone bank customers will be able to access TIPS 24 hours a day to enjoy easy and secure payments – similar to Venmo in the United States. TIPS is a new market infrastructure service that the ECB launched this month.
Recent crypto resurgence has seemingly come to an end
LONDON (Reuters) – Bitcoin fell as much as 7 percent on Friday , heading towards a recent one-year low in a broad-based selloff in cryptocurrencies. The world’s biggest and best-known cryptocurrency fell to $3,920.35 in late morning trade, heading towards a September 2017 low of $3,474.73 hit on Sunday.
Cryptocurrencies are nearing the end of the road, and it’s time to do away with the digital coins, UBS Gobal Wealth Management’s chief economist said. UBS Paul Donovan, who has never been a fan of cryptocurrency, wrote earlier this week: “I come to bury Bitcoin, not to praise it.”
Bitcoin (BTC) tanked in November on the back of high volumes, raising the possibility that the market has, to some extent, capitulated. The largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization is currently trading at $4,000 – down 36 percent from its monthly opening price of $6,318 – according to CoinMarketCap data.
Another day, another CNBC Fast Money crypto- and Bitcoin-related segment. Following a three-day streak of bullish-on-Bitcoin guests, CNBC’s somewhat notorious Fast Money panel turned the tables, calling upon an impassioned cryptocurrency critic to make an appearance. However, as is normally the case, this skeptic’s arguments fell short and failed to dent the price of Bitcoin, even in the slightest.
Bitcoin ‘s lacklustre development and overall lack of technical support will be the token’s ultimate demise. As tech companies invest in blockchain technologies and provide the time and effort needed to nourish digital currencies, some experts believe bitcoin will fail to keep up.
Bitcoin was back below the $4,000 level Friday morning. The sell-off has “largely been mirroring” what is going on in the stock market recently, according to an analyst. Bitcoin was down 80% from its all-time high. Watch bitcoin trade live. Bitcoin was hammered back below the $4,000 level early Friday.
Any bitcoin revival is on hold as the price of the world’s best-known cryptocurrency trades back below $4,000. After bouncing more than 20% of its low, bitcoin has surrendered close to half of the gains and was last trading at $3,961.10, down 5.4% since Thursday at 5 p.m.
The CoinGeek Week conference is in full swing in London and all of those who are in attendance are experiencing an exciting chance to see what is going on with Bitcoin SV and the entire crypto ecosystem.
The rollercoaster bearish and bullish behavior of the cryptocurrency market has seen multiple shifts in the position of the coins, with new entrants as well as surprise gainers. Stellar Lumens [XLM] and Bitcoin SV have been at the center of attention for creating a ripple in the crypto verse.
A plethora of bearish cryptocurrency market pressure is forming as of right now. All top currencies are in the red again, with a few exceptions persisting for the time being. Even so, it would appear there are some markets which are getting hammered once again, for no real reason.
Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Price Prediction for 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2025: Will the Latest BCH Fork Send Bitcoin Cash to Oblivion or to the Moon? – The Oofy
Bitcoin Cash started November with acquiring more than flattering gains against the fiat despite the fact that the market was divided by gaining and dropping currencies at the time. After collecting over 50% of gains, BCH was even prompter in losing as much, while going towards a major dip.
CCN is expanding. Are you our next full-time journalist from the West Coast USA? Send us your CV and examples here. Large market cap cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Ripple (XRP), and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) have dropped in value once again.
The Bitcoin price fellow below $4000 again November 30 as upward momentum stalled, taking the largest cryptocurrency to local lows of $3920. $4.4K Spelled The Bitcoin price fellow below $4000 again November 30 as upward momentum stalled, taking the largest cryptocurrency to local lows of $3920.
Ripple introduced a new version of its popular product xCurrent, a rival of SWIFT- the 45-year-old network used for communication by banks globally. The new version of xCurrent labeled 4.0 will be used to integrate with Ripple’s other major product xRapid.
Unveiling Benefits of Blockchain in Networking By CIOReview – Blockchain has become a revolutionary technology that provides businesses the ability of transparency in transactions, and the…
CCN is expanding. Are you our next full-time journalist from the West Coast USA? Send us your CV and examples here. A blockchain-based trading platform that could assist oil majors and trading firms to drastically reduce costs is now operational.
A survey conducted by fintech specialist Monica Eaton-Cardone found that about 78 percent of retailers will have joined the blockchain revolution by 2023. The market value of blockchain in the retail sector will grow to more than $2.3 billion with a compound annual growth rate of 96.4 percent, the study suggests.
Blockchain technology is so synonymous with cryptocurrencies, and especially Bitcoin that it is almost like the financial sector has usurped its potential. In times like these, where an investing bear market has befallen the cryptocurrency space, it is easy to get down on the revolutionary possibilities of blockchain technology.
A new open sourced, enterprise-focused blockchain platform called Insolar has been announced. The platform is designed to solve urgent real-world business needs Hype! Cryptocurrencies and ICOs have been hyped to the heavens, but that does not mean blockchain itself could not be truly transformative – it is just that the applications may not be the ones that have been gaining all the publicity and vexing tech cynics and optimists alike.
A blockchain-based platform for crude oil traders is now live, marking the first time that the digital ledger technology is being used for real-time transactions by large companies in the industry. London-based Vakt launched its digital trading platform early Thursday morning. Blockchain is a digital ledger technology where publicly recorded transactions are made in bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies.
The Japanese arm of computer giant Microsoft has partnered with nascent blockchain startup LayerX to “accelerate” uptake of the technology, Cointelegraph Japan reported Nov. 30. LayerX, which formed in August as a joint venture from news curation app Gunosy and advisory service AnyPay, oversees blockchain integration for enterprise, including areas such as smart contracts and general consulting.
Supply levels: $124, $139, $151 Demand levels: $113, $102, $91 On the medium-term outlook, ETH/USD is ranging. There was a bullish momentum from the bottomed price level of $102 towards the supply level of $124 which serves as the last part to complete the “double bottom” pattern formed on the 4-Hour chart on the ETH market.
Ethereum / Breaking News / Cryptocoins In a recent interview with CryptoInsider , the head marketer and vocal spokesperson at ERCDEV, Donald McIntyre, spoke about the sturdiness of Ethereum Classic. The interview was in regard to the involvement of the investor and CEO of Digital Currency Group, Barry Silbert as well as the importance of price in order to encourage the development of the ETC project.
Blockchain Startup: Ethereum Privacy Startup AZTEC Gets Backed By ConsenSys In $2.1 Million Funding Round – Blockchain News Today
In support of the blockchain startup, AZTEC, ConsenSys Labs has led a funding round of $2.1 million. AZTEC is a blockchain startup that aims to make Ethereum transactions private so that banks and other financial institutions can use the blockchain efficiently. The announcement was made on Thursday and it stated that other participants of the …
Ethereum (ETH) Price Trades With A Short Term Declining Channel Above $115 – Ethereum Price Analysis – 30 Nov 2018
Relative Strength Index (RSI) is an important indicator that measures speed and change of price movements. Its value ranges between zero and 100. Value around 30 and below is considered oversold region and around 70 and above considered overbought regions. Relative Strength Index is showing Neutral signal, with value at 27.82.
Posted November 30, 2018 13:10:20 A mysterious ripple of seismic waves has travelled thousands of kilometres across the globe, tripping sensors throughout Africa, Canada, New Zealand, and Hawaii, seemingly without being felt by a single person.
Last week, Bit-Z, a popular crypto exchange based in Hong Kong announced that they were adding XRP support. The crypto coin will be paired against the USD. The exchange has been in operation since 2016. It has a physical presence in ten different countries, concentrating with Asian nations such as South Korea, Japan, and Singapore.
Key Highlights Ripple price is placed nicely above the $0.3700 and $0.3615 support levels against the US dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted crucial ascending channel is intact with support at $0.3620 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair remains supported on dips and it could continue to move higher towards $0.4000 and $0.4200.
Ripple and Coinbase come together for a new project… by Manoj Sharma for CNR The San Francisco-based startup, Securitize, that helps firms to tokenise their securities and assets, has managed to secure $12.75 million in funding. Blockchain Capital led the series A round with participation from Xpring Fund and Coinbase Ventures.
XRP/USD is capped by sloping trendline. $0.40 is the key to success. XRP/USD is flirting with $0.3800 virtually unchanged since this time on Thursday. The second largest coin with a market value of $15.3 locked in a tight range after a series of unsuccessful attempts to break above pivotal resistance $0.40.
Tom Lee Says Bitcoin and Crypto Are Not a Fad, Plus Ripple and XRP, Ethereum, Tron, VeChain, Zcash, Monero: Crypto News Alert
From crypto volatility to the future of Bitcoin and Ethereum, here’s a look at some of the stories breaking in the world of blockchain. Bitcoin Fundstrat co-founder and analyst Tom Lee says Bitcoin is not a fad. At BlockShow Asia 2018, Lee highlighted a number of metrics on why he’s bullish on BTC and cryptocurrency …
The market may see significant increases in volatility. The BTC/USD reaches key levels and will decide if the falls have come to an end. The XRP/USD is lagging and may suffer if sales increase. It dawns in Europe this Friday with price falls among the main actors of the Crypto board.