Thursday, January 12, 2017

THURSDAY BITCOIN OR BITCON NEWS REVIEW


NEWS 1/12/2017
The price of bitcoin fell by around 10 percent after Chinese authorities announced plans to inspect bitcoin enterprises. The People's Bank of China ...
But since then, its price has plunged more than 30% to around $760 after Chinese authorities stepped up scrutiny of bitcoin exchanges in the country, ...
Bitcoin startup BitX has officially rebranded as Luno, a transition that finds the firm shifting focus to the European market. For the startup, which was ...
Bitcoin prices hit a low of $752.11 – $0.05 beneath the low reported on 2nd December, according to data from the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index (BPI).
A month after it suspended operations in Nigeria, Mavrodi Mondial Moneybox (MMM), a Russian Ponzi scheme with over 2 million participants in ...
Investors in bitcoin have had two things to get particularly excited about of late: the prospect of the first bitcoin exchange-traded fund coming to market, ...
The Los Angeles Community College District paid a $28,000 ransom in bitcoin last week to hackers who took control of a campus email and computer ...
The digital currency bitcoin began 2017 with a bang, soaring to its highest level in more than three years to reach $1,150 — a record high. Since then ...
When brought up, bitcoin was referenced in the context of macroeconomic dislocations like the depreciation of the Chinese yuan, India's banknote ban ...
A new public blockchain that would seek to merge popular design aspects of both the bitcoin and ethereum blockchains has raised $1m in funding.
Jeffrey K Berns is a bitcoin user, Coinbase customer and a managing partner at multi-specialty law firm Berns Weiss LLP. In this CoinDesk opinion ...
At least three people have been accused of smashing dozens of bitcoin ATMs in the the Midwestern US. According to court documents filed in the US ...
Bitcoin keeps transforming lives and economic activities around the globe on a diurnal basis. The latest solution is an instantaneous bank transfer from ...
Right now, developers need to run a bitcoin node to try out the daemon, but a less resource-intensive, Lightning-compatible lite-client is in the works.
Once again, overnight, we have seen some pretty volatile action in the bitcoin price. For the last couple of weeks, this volatility has become something ...
The Bitcoin Core development team released Bitcoin Core 0.13.2 on January 3. As a minor release, the latest version of the Bitcoin Core software ...
For the past two years, the main topic of conversation in the Bitcoin community has been the scalability debate. While the peer-to-peer digital currency ...
Area 23's newest piece of equipment – a bitcoin machine – has one purpose: Attracting customers to the bar on 254 N. State. St. in Concord. GEOFF ...
Bitcoins are now accepted by many online merchants for payment on their systems, most recently Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT). People can purchase ...
The emerging digital currency Bitcoin has had its ups and downs but organizers of The North American Bitcoin Conference expect hundreds of ...
It is well-known that Bitcoin's upcoming lightning network promises instant confirmations and low fees. What is not as well-known is that this highly ...
US citizens who invest retirement money in bitcoin or other digital currencies could face unforeseen tax consequences as a result of IRS policies, ...
A few weeks ago, the relatively new India-based bitcoin mining pool GBMiners decided to switch their software from Bitcoin Core to Bitcoin Unlimited.
January 12th is a historic day in the Bitcoin history books. On this day in 2009, Satoshi Nakamoto sent the first ever non-mined Bitcoin transaction over ...
Sunny Ray has recently shared an interesting chart which differentiates the level of interest the general population has for bitcoin and blockchain.
Bitcoin price continues to tread lower as Chinese regulators make moves to investigate cryptocurrency exchanges and clients in the country.
Needham & Company has put together a report on the prospects of the Winklevoss twins' proposed bitcoin ETF, and it comes with both positive and ...
The decentralized bitcoin and altcoin exchange Bitsquare has decided that it must rebrand or face a costly legal battle. Launched last year, Bitsquare ...
Differing visions of bitcoin's future have divided its community of participants and miners, and hard forks have split other cryptocurrencies into ...
Bitcoin's hash algorithm, SHA256, scrambles data stored within the blocks, creating a string of random numbers and letters, almost impossible to ...
Bitcoin's latest full-feature documentary, Banking on Bitcoin, was recently released on Video-on-Demand services Amazon and iTunes, as well as in a ...
Bitcoin the full story in an infographic – With digital trends and technology evolving at quite a speed, the latest technology is generally readily and ...
But why the low number, compared to the others? The data could simply be reflective of a relatively low number of consumers using bitcoin services.
In yesterday evening's analysis, we noted that the bitcoin price seems to have settled down a little bit, and that this might indicate some degree of ...
In this morning's analysis, we noted that – given the action we had seen in the bitcoin price across the past few days – price was due to find some level ...
A major bitcoin code base needs easy-to-use and well-tested underlying libraries to work with the network and conduct routine tasks like script ...
Why Small Businesses Should Consider BitcoinBitcoin can help cut costs by making transactions faster and easier. But there are caveats.
Created with the aim of becoming the world's currency, the cryptocurrency, bitcoin, has certainly been less as decentralized as what the original ...
Bitcoin exchanges are among the few companies who do not necessarily pivot their business model over time. Taurus, a company founded back in ...

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