Sunday, April 9, 2017

SATURDAY BITCOIN NEWS REVIEW

NEWS  4/8/2017
There seems to be a lot of controversy surrounding Bitcoin's legality in India. The government and ministers are cautioning the users repeatedly gainst ...
Earlier this week, a new bitcoin scaling proposal has started gaining some traction. Extension blocks, as this concept is called, aims to provide an ...
As shown in the comparison chart below, a tight correlation between the performance of Ether and Bitcoin is evident. When Bitcoin rises in value, Ether ...
In this guest feature, Elliot-Ennis and O'Leary retrace the history of Bitcoin Unlimited, a bitcoin implementation seeking to become the dominant ...
A group of hackers who claimed to hold millions of iCloud accounts for ransom said on Friday they'd been paid. But one bitcoin expert says that's ...
There are many websites, blogs, and people you can find online who are all promising ways for you to triple your bitcoins. Many of them involve ...
It is always good to see an official university study regarding bitcoin usage. A new report by Cambridge University paints a bright future for bitcoin.
Bitcoin startups BitPesa and Bitbond, based in Africa and Germany respectively, have announced a new initiative to bring financing options to ...
The block size debate has gotten to a point that some bitcoin observers think it could doom bitcoinBitcoin has defied all the bitcoin naysayers and ...
The bitcoin network was studied over a period of three months where some 12,000 unique nodes were found to be connected with confirmation times ...
U.S.-based peer-to-peer bitcoin technologists Paxful unveiled a new widget, allowing anyone to buy bitcoin worldwide instantly with over 300 ways to ...
Only a few weeks since the SEC denied two separate bitcoin ETF applications, there may be some good news coming out of Japan for supporters of ...
Investors in bitcoin have enjoyed an incredible year. Twelve months ago, the price for one unit of the cryptocurrency stood at just about $420. As I write ...
Ethereum continues to drift downwards as it bounces off 2nd arc support. It still paints a (relatively) bullish long-term picture, because it is on the sunny ...
To spend bitcoins, the owner of the coins has to present an input that satisfies a predicate that matches the funds he/she is attempting to spend.
While a few other police agencies in India have registered cases of fraud involving bitcoin, city police believe it is the first case of misappropriation of ...
The Coin.Dance website has undergone another important update. Many people check this website to see support for Bitcoin Unlimited and ...
This means all Poloniex users in Washington will no longer be able to trade bitcoin and altcoins on the platform moving forward. Verified Washington ...
Grayscale Investments, the company headed by Barry Silbert, who is responsible for the Bitcoin Investment Trust, recently released a report comparing ...
The second quarter started with a hectic week for global financial markets, as the central banks remained in the center of attention before the US ...
Brock Pierce is a Founder and Managing Partner at Blockchain Capital. He is also Chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation. Blockchain Capital has ...
The 24 hour average across USD Bitcoin markets is US$1201.69, the 7 day average is US$1146.16, and the 30 day average is US$1098.11.
In a major move toward bitcoin legitimacy, Japan recognized bitcoin as a legal payment method on April 1. (And no, it wasn't an April Fool's joke.).
First developed for the bitcoin network as a way to increase the capacity of network transaction blocks, there are now high hopes litecoin could be a ...
Over the past few months, many people have been talking heavily about the Bitcoin network's backlog of unconfirmed transactions and higher fees.
So we have to actually create our own Bitcoin economies. Now we have a technological tool for people to freely organise outside state system.
Easter long weekend is coming. Traders looking to take a spring holiday will be balancing positions and hedging risk. Look to revert big orders ...
The NYSE Bitcoin Index logo TD Securities reissued their buy rating on shares of The NYSE Bitcoin Index (NYSE:THE) in a research note released on ...
Goland explains how this could be particularly problematic with digital currencies such as bitcoin. A user may believe they have received bitcoins, ...
The report 'Beyond bitcoin: Leveraging blockchain for forensic applications,' was undertaken by U.S.-based Grant Thornton, the world's leading ...
A few weeks ago, all Chinese bitcoin exchanges announced they were forced to suspend bitcoin and altcoin withdrawals. This decision was made in ...
Several bitcoin users have had bank accounts closed whenever they bought or sold bitcoin, which is quite a troublesome development. It appears a ...
When it initially emerged that Israeli-based Michael Kaydar, 18, held a Bitcoin account worth millions of shekels (a million shekels = £220,000, ...
Originally created as part of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin, Blockchain has come to the forefront as a powerful technology that can be implemented across ...
Due to its transparent nature and immutable ledger, bitcoin's underlying technology has grown in popularity, which doesn't seem to be changing ...
On March 31 our Markets Update report had shown bitcoin's price was looking bullish with buyers gaining control of the market. This week the story is ...
Liquidity in markets for cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin and Ethereum is opening the door for entertainers and athletes to issue digital tokens in ...
With Bitcoin allowing attackers to stay anonymous, and a bulls-eye painted over the industry, time to get prepared is running out, group says.
Buying bitcoin or any of other support cryptocurrencies can be done through a VISA or MasterCard, as long as the value is denominated in either US ...
The RBI said it had “cautioned the users, holders and traders of virtual currencies, including bitcoins, about potential risks that they are exposing ...
“The malware reaches out to btc.blockr.io to retrieve a bitcoin wallet address for the money transfer,” the SANS ISC advisory says. “Encrypted files are ...
The police have recovered 1,400 blots of LSD (Lysergic Acid Diethylamide) worth Rs 70 lakh and arrested two college students involved in drug ...
Launched in 2013, Blockchain Capital's initial fund was the first venture capital fund dedicated to the Bitcoin / Blockchain ecosystem, and was also the ...
Bitcoin legend Charlie Shrem compared Blockchain to the printing press and pointed that the speed of its development is really incredible, therefore it ...
In November, the firm released details about Project Vulcan to study bitcoin, and last month, it joined the Crypto Valley Association in Switzerland.
Widely known as the technology underpinning the digital currency bitcoin, a blockchain is a ledger of records arranged in data batches or blocks that ...
The story of 21Million is the libertarian story of Satoshi Nakamoto and the Bitcoin Blockchain revolution where life is our future reality and it needs to ...
A block time of 30 seconds may not sound like a lot to some, especially when compared to bitcoin's block time of 10 minutes, but to clients running ...

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