Thursday, August 10, 2017

8/9/2017 BITCOIN OR BITCON NEWS REVIEW


NEWS  8/9/2017
The bitcoin community is eagerly waiting for the next big development called the Lightning Network, a technology that enables instant transactions.
Two traders are unfazed by bitcoin's meteoric surge and say that between the cryptocurrency and gold, you're better off trading the yellow metal.
But block trading exists to facilitate the execution of larger orders. In addition, Bitcoin options exist and are traded on offshore exchanges, and could be ...
A software upgrade to make bitcoin's underpinning network faster has officially reached its lock-in threshold. And that has the CEO of one bitcoin ...
The digital currency bitcoin is the payment of choice for HBO's cyberattackers. The hackers demand what they say is their “6-month salary” in bitcoin, ...
The anonymity of bitcoin, the blockchain-backed cryptocurrency, has made it a useful tool for some criminal outfits looking to operate in the shadows.
Bitcoin is either an enormous bubble or has a lot further to run. Financial forecasters are now weighing in on the cryptocurrency, trying to divine where ...
Bitcoin forked last week. If you know what that means, congratulations! I only sort of do, after reading multiple explainers that labored mightily to make ...
Overstock just became the first major retailer to accept bitcoin cash and altcoins at the point of sale for payment. They announced a partnership with ...
Bitcoin is sliding, trading down 3.88% at $3,296 a coin. Wednesday's selling comes a day after the cryptocurrency hit a record high near $3,500 a coin ...
Fidelity Investments Inc has started allowing clients to use its website to view their holdings of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies held through digital ...
Bitcoin: fad or the future? The question has dogged the digital currency since its inception nearly a decade ago, and recent developments raise it ...
Nautilus Investment Research recently said stock prices tend to soar whenever bitcoin experiences explosive growth. Bitcoin's price has trended ...
Japan officially takes over U.S. and China to become the world's largest #bitcoin exchange market once again. Also, BTC is still above $3200 ...
Announced today, Safello has closed a partnership that enables customers to purchase bitcoin with Mastercard and Visa credit cards. The service was ...
Even with all the hand-wringing about bubbles in stock and bond markets, it's hard to ignore what's going on in the world of cryptocurrencies and ...
This week the bitcoin wallet provider Breadwallet announced it would support the ability to send 'BitcoinCash' (BCH) by August 14th. Breadwallet will ...
For the past year, Venezuelans have been turning to Bitcoin to shore up their deteriorating currency holdings. Despite a crackdown on Venezuelan ...
And the hype ain't over yet, as we have seen several articles claiming'bitcoin is better than gold', as 'there's a growing mistrust of national currencies'.
Bitcoin traded higher on Tuesday, carving out a fresh record above $3,500 and reaching a market value approaching $60 billion at its best levels.
Now, the perpetrators behind the cyber heist are demanding a solid chunk of Bitcoin as ransom, threatening to dump the pilfered info online unless ...
SegWit has finally locked in on Bitcoin, but the community remains divided over the validity of SegWit2x. As figures such as Samson Mow breathe a ...
Senators in Australia are putting their political differences aside and are banding together to urge the Reserve Bank to back bitcoin as an official ...
A South Korean shopping mall has banned merchants from mining cryptocurrencies. They mainly targeted miners of bitcoin and ethereum. They cited ...
"We've made bitcoin available for use in our cafeteria. We've enabled people to donate bitcoin to their Fidelity Charitable Donor Advised Fund.
Ignition Creative have announced that they will be producing a “reality docu-series” exploring bitcoinregulation in partnership with Blockchain ...
The race is on to become the next leader in bitcoin mining. As eCommerce continues to see an increase, with online fraud multiplying as a result, ...
A new version of Bitcoin - known as Bitcoin Cash – launched last week and, within 24 hours, became the third biggest digital currency of all time.
Bitcoin exchange BTC-e will return under a new name and issue a token in order to refund users, according to a forum account tied to the platform.
An aide to Russian president Vladimir Putin is raising $100 mln to launch a Bitcoin mining business in competition with China. As Bloomberg reports ...
In partnership with cryptocurrency exchange bitFlyer, Tokyo-based Marui is testing bitcoin payments at one of its locations in Shinjuku. During the trial ...
Bitcoin faces the possibility of yet another fork, a divergence anticipated by a code change proposal accepted by the developers of the Bitcoin Core ...

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