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Spending Sats: A Look at This Year’s Bitcoin Black Friday Deals

[Spending Sats: A Look at This Years Bitcoin Black Friday Deals]Every year the shopping holiday called Black Friday allows consumers to get better deals on products and services.

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 22:15:52 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Ideaology’s IEO Ushers the Launch of Blockchain Platform for Innovators

[Ideaologys IEO Ushers the Launch of Blockchain Platform for Innovators]PRESS RELEASE.

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 20:45:53 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Mike Novogratz: Everyone Should Put 2% to 3% of Their Net Worth in Bitcoin

[Mike Novogratz: Everyone Should Put 2% to 3% of Their Net Worth in Bitcoin]Bitcoin bull and Galaxy Digital CEO, Mike Novogratz, says bitcoin is for everyone.

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 18:00:07 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Market Update: Crypto Prices Drop Fast, Bitcoin Loses $2K, Correction Considered Healthy

[Market Update: Crypto Prices Drop Fast, Bitcoin Loses $2K, Correction Considered Healthy]The price of bitcoin and a great number of digital assets plunged in value during the early morning trading sessions on November 26, 2020.

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 14:00:58 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Former Microsoft Engineer Says Nigerian Expatriates Are Using Bitcoin to Circumvent Country’s Overvalued Exchange Rate

A former Microsoft software engineer and co-founder of Buycoins Africa Tomiwa Lasebikan says some Nigerians expatriates are now using bitcoin to circumvent the country’s overvalued exchange rate when sending remittances.

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 12:15:58 +0000 by Bitcoin News

ZK International Subsidiary xSigma Introduces New Defi Project

[ZK International Subsidiary xSigma Introduces New Defi Project]PRESS RELEASE.

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 09:00:51 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Asset Manager Vaneck Launches Physically-Backed Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Note

[Asset Manager Vaneck Launches Physically-Backed Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Note]On November 25, the asset manager Vaneck announced the launch of an exchange-traded product (ETP) called the “Vaneck Vector Bitcoin ETN.” The exchange-traded note is physically-backed by bitcoin and listed on the trading exchange Deutsche Böerse Xetra.

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 04:15:51 +0000 by Bitcoin News

New Research Suggests Satoshi Nakamoto Lived in London Creating Bitcoin

[New Research Suggests Satoshi Nakamoto Lived in London Creating Bitcoin]The hunt for the mysterious Bitcoin inventor, Satoshi Nakamoto continues to this day, as new data-driven research has been recently deployed in order to figure out the creator’s location while he/she or they worked on the network.

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 00:15:29 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Lithuania Rakes in 6.4 Million Euros From Selling Seized Cryptocurrencies

Lithuania’s tax authority has sold the cryptocurrencies it previously seized for 6.4 million euros (approximately $7.6 million).

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 20:15:31 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Major Australian Investment Firm Moves From Gold to Bitcoin

[Major Australian Investment Firm Moves From Gold to Bitcoin]A billion-dollar Australian investment management firm has gotten into bitcoin, citing that the cryptocurrency is superior to gold.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 16:15:43 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Blockchain Bites: Ethereum 2.0 Deposit Contract Fully Loaded, IRS Sends Befuddling Letters – Again

More than 500,000 ETH have been locked into Ethereum 2.0's deposit contract, kick-starting the network's major, multi-year development phase.

Tue, 24 Nov 2020 17:15:04 +0000 by CoinDesk

Cypherpunk, Crypto Anarchy and How Bitcoin Lost the Narrative

The crypto industry tends to give "cypherpunk" vibes a great deal of lip service without much attention to their real values.

Tue, 24 Nov 2020 12:18:19 +0000 by CoinDesk

XRP Price Surges to 2-Year High as Airdrop Frenzy Builds

The December airdrop of 45 billion spark tokens may be fueling XRP's rapid climb to two-year highs, say analysts.

Tue, 24 Nov 2020 09:37:12 +0000 by CoinDesk

XRP Rises More Than 30% as Altcoins Piggyback on Bitcoin’s Wave

The native asset of the XRP ledger has surged to 16-month highs.

Sat, 21 Nov 2020 14:19:58 +0000 by CoinDesk

Crypto Long & Short: What We’re Getting Wrong About Druckenmiller and Bitcoin

Stanley Druckenmiller’s comments about bitcoin were blown out of proportion.

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 22:02:29 +0000 by CoinDesk

Ripple Files Trademark for Possible New Payments Service

The new title and logo suggest Ripple has another payments product in the works.

Fri, 13 Nov 2020 11:04:02 +0000 by CoinDesk

Biden Confirms Crypto-Savvy Gary Gensler Will Lead Financial Policy Transition Team

Gary Gensler, Simon Johnson and Mehrsa Baradaran are among the policy experts versed in crypto and blockchain issues named to Biden’s transition team.

Tue, 10 Nov 2020 21:40:44 +0000 by CoinDesk

Blockchain Bites: Figure Files for Banking Charter, Cred for Bankruptcy

Also: Ripple is opening a new office in Dubai and President-elect Joe Biden mulls two crypto-friendly potential cabinet picks.

Mon, 09 Nov 2020 17:38:54 +0000 by CoinDesk

First Mover: What’s Next for Bitcoin as Wall Street Gets Vaccine Booster

Crypto markets could turn on a shift in economic policies as U.S.

Mon, 09 Nov 2020 14:00:10 +0000 by CoinDesk

Ripple Opens Dubai HQ as Blockchain Firm Mulls Leaving US

The blockchain company's new Middle East and North Africa headquarters will be within the DIFC financial hub.

Sun, 08 Nov 2020 12:22:33 +0000 by CoinDesk

How Financial Planners Think About Bitcoin, With Justin Castelli and Douglas Boneparth

Independent investment adviser Tyrone Ross speaks with certified financial planners (CFP) Justin Castelli and Douglas Boneparth about how they're looking at bitcoin and what they're hearing from clients.

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 17:15:00 +0000 by CoinDesk

The Crypto Industry Remains Mostly Unengaged in Election 2020

The cryptocurrency industry did not get heavily engaged in this year’s election, either via donations or lobbying.

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 13:00:11 +0000 by CoinDesk

HSBC Carries Out Bangladesh’s First Blockchain Letter-of-Credit Transaction

HSBC said the transaction over the Contour trade finance blockchain platform slashed the time normally taken to process letters of credit.

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 11:40:28 +0000 by CoinDesk

Ripple Joins Business Alliance Advocating ‘Safe and Accessible’ US Election

Blockchain startup Ripple has joined an alliance of almost 1,000 major U.S.

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 10:15:29 +0000 by CoinDesk

Blockchain Bites: Ripple’s MoneyGram Pump, OKEx’s Bitcoin Cash Plan, Bitcoin’s Birthday

Tomorrow marks the 12th anniversary of the Bitcoin white paper.

Fri, 30 Oct 2020 16:53:38 +0000 by CoinDesk

First Mover: Bitcoin Heads for 24% October Gain as US Election Countdown Begins

Pantera's Dan Morehead looks at negative images of GDP charts and counts words in Satoshi Nakamoto's white paper to chronicle bitcoin's "movement."

Fri, 30 Oct 2020 13:05:29 +0000 by CoinDesk

Ripple Keeps Pumping Funds Into MoneyGram

All in, Ripple has funded the money sender to the tune of over $52 million for providing liquidity to one of its payments products.

Fri, 30 Oct 2020 07:56:29 +0000 by CoinDesk

US Charges Stanford Crypto Group Director With Defrauding His Former Employer – the Fed

Lawrence Rufrano allegedly hid his work at Stanford and blockchain startup Factom from disability benefits regulators.

Thu, 29 Oct 2020 16:52:11 +0000 by CoinDesk

First Mover: Bitcoin Falls as COVID-19 Surges, ECB’s Lagarde Steps Up, US GDP Hits 33%

The enthusiasm jolt from bitcoin's ascent toward $14K ran into realism, and options traders see low probabilities of a new price record this year.

Thu, 29 Oct 2020 12:56:04 +0000 by CoinDesk

Ripple to Invest in Japan’s SBI Subsidiary MoneyTap

Ripple plans to invest in MoneyTap, the blockchain payments app birthed through a joint venture between the San Francisco-based firm and SBI Holdings.

Thu, 29 Oct 2020 01:38:48 +0000 by CoinDesk