Thursday, April 13, 2017

WEDNESDAY BITCOIN OR BITCON NEWS REVIEW


NEWS   4/12/2017
Bitcoin is up nearly $100 in the past week, hitting levels not seen since mid-March after Japan legalized the cryptocurrency as a payment method and ...
Both bitcoin and ethereum have struggled to achieve the consensus needed to implement important software updates. In ethereum's case, the ...
Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum have a completely opposing philosophy. Most operations are handled transparently and ...
I never took bitcoin seriously but I'm now rethinking it. My rethinking is due to a by-the-way comment on a recent trip to Lagos. It came from Ugodre ...
A few years ago, a Spice Girl and an NFL star were accepting bitcoin to sell their wares. Comedian Drew Carey tweeted about trying to buy breakfast ...
As Bitcoin has not yet arrived at a consensus for a scaling solution, the most popular scaling proposals, Segregated Witness (SegWit) and Bitcoin ...
Bitcoin pioneered the cryptocurrency movement, but after eight years, the virtual currency is still struggling to find mainstream acceptance. Author and ...
Vinny Lingham, an outspoken Bitcoin entrepreneur, has described Bitcoin as a speculation tool rather than an investment asset at this point in time.
But, Bitcoin works differently from fiat currencies as no government or central bank is responsible for minting and distributing the digital currency. Also ...
In a notable update, the Swedish government has allowed a blockchain startup to use a bitcoin account – as opposed to a traditional bank account ...
bitcoins have been banned in several countries, including Russia, on grounds that the virtual currency could be used for money laundering or ...
Samson Mow, who is best known in the Bitcoin community as the former chief operating officer of BTCC and for his controversial persona on Twitter ..
A lot of people seem to think Onecoin is a far better investment compared to bitcoin. While nothing could be further from the truth, it is not hard to see ...
Bitcoin address clustering is a process that attempts to de-anonymize bitcoin users via discovering all addresses generated by a single user, via ...
A lawsuit involving Wells Fargo and Hong Kong-based bitcoin exchange Bitfinex shows that banks remain hesitant when it comes to taking part in the ...
New Hampshire is weighing a bill to exempt bitcoin traders from money transmission laws – and state officials are speaking out against the measure.
Bitcoin startup BitGo is notably playing the part of a developer alongside blockchain firm AlphaPoint in helping the CME Group to develop the ...
A fresh day's trading in the bitcoin price and a fresh range to go at with out intraday strategy. Overnight action was pretty good to us. Regular readers ...
In what could possibly be the first case of embezzlement of funds involving digital currency bitcoin in India, officials of the Ahmedabad zonal unit of the ...
Another day, another run in the bitcoin price. Things didn't move as much as we might have liked during the session today, and it's looking like we're ...
... into the future, they are here. How will the advent of digital currencies like Bitcoin, Monero, Ethereum and etc affect the future shape of the economy?
At the heart of the project is the open-source OpenTimeStamps protocol, developed by Bitcoin Core contributor Peter Todd, which Eternity Wall later ...
The ongoing debate regarding scaling bitcoin continues unabated. More and more companies are publicly showing support for the bitcoin UASF.
People in the cryptocurrency world are always looking for ways to buy or sell goods in exchange for bitcoin. Thankfully, there are quite a few auction ...
The initial idea was to take his hash rate of around 50 petahash (about 1.5 percent of the network) out of a leading Bitcoin miner BW.com and into a ...
Remittance services are prone to getting disrupted by bitcoin and digital currency. CompareRemit, a website tracking various money transfers, lists ...
At the core of Bitcoin's scaling debate has been the block size limit. For better or worse, the majority of the discussions about scaling in the Bitcoin ...
More than eight years after it started, bitcoin reportedly isn't living up to early hype as the payment system of the future. As The Wall Street Journal ...
There is a lot more to the world of cryptocurrency than just bitcoin. Various popular altcoins are establishing themselves in the market as we speak.
Instead, U.S. Magistrate Judge Hugh B. Scott has ruled that Bitcoin more closely resembles a commodity. While he noted that Bitcoin might one day ...
RSI is also moving down so bitcoin price could follow suit. A larger pullback could last until the rising trend line connecting the lows of bitcoin price ...
The proposal, introduced on GitHub, has gained attention recently since it addresses the need to increase the bitcoin block size without requiring a ...
Bitcoin is a peer-to-peer currency that was created in 2008 and has been causing headaches for many nations around the world. The problems stem ...
It would appear bitcoin companies and service providers are starting to show support for the potential user-activated soft fork. Trezor is the latest ...
Utilizing bitcoin as a means of settlement transaction, bridge21 facilitates transfers to FDIC insured bank accounts that are licensed and compliant in ...
bitcoin exchange has filed suit against Wells Fargo after the U.S. bank limited its ability to move funds globally. Hong Kong-based exchange Bitfinex ...

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