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Libra’s Biggest Problem

Facebook's Libra is trying to simultaneously be pro-privacy and pro-KYC; this forms an inherent contradiction.

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 04:00:41 +0000 by CoinDesk

Money and Democracy: How the Elite Manipulated Ledgers and Created a Social Ranking System

[Money and Democracy: How the Elite Manipulated Ledgers and Created a Social Ranking System]Money is one of the most important but least understood manmade tools in existence.

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 02:00:20 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Deutsche Bank Collapse Could Crash Global Financial Markets

German financial services giant Deutsche Bank AG is one of the largest and most important economic institutions in the world.

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 17:00:58 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Tron’s Justin Sun Invites eToro Founder to Lunch With Buffett

Sun will sit down with Buffett, Circle's Jeremy Allaire, and Yoni Assia, founder and CEO of eToro.

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 16:57:00 +0000 by CoinDesk

How the Blockchain Stops Cheaters: Cryptocurrency and Provably Fair Gaming

[How The Blockchain Stops Cheaters - Cryptocurrency Allows Provably Fair Gaming]Online casinos and betting sites have proliferated since the first of their kind came on the scene in 1994.

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 13:45:23 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Using the Awesome Oscillator to Find Bitcoin Buy and Sell Signals

While some traders prefer to watch multiple indicators for buy signals on their charts, others prefer a simpler setup like the Awesome Oscillator.

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 11:00:12 +0000 by CoinDesk

Crypto Bullishness Spreads on Capitol Hill

[Cryptocurrency Bullishness Spreads on Capitol Hill]U.S.

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 10:45:41 +0000 by Bitcoin News

A Suspect Crypto Site Stole My Identity – and I’m Furious

A site called "US Veteran Token" looks to be using goodwill toward military vets to scam investors.

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 10:00:19 +0000 by CoinDesk

Why You Can’t Bet With Bitcoin at Online Casinos in the US

[Why You Cant Bet With Bitcoin Using Online Casinos in the US]Since the dawn of Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency landscape has seen a lot of digital currency gaming websites where users can wager their coins in games like poker, dice, blackjack and slots.

Sat, 20 Jul 2019 21:30:14 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Diana, a Blockchain ‘Lunar Registry,’ Attempts to Tokenize the Moon

The cadastral map will offer a chance for everyone to claim a stake in the moon before Jeff Bezos claims it.

Sat, 20 Jul 2019 19:30:47 +0000 by CoinDesk

Anchorage Chose South Dakota for Its Crypto Custody – Here’s Why

After a $40 million Series B, buzzy crypto startup Anchorage is setting up a new subsidiary in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Sat, 20 Jul 2019 10:00:28 +0000 by CoinDesk

G7 Agrees on Crypto Action Plan Spurred by Facebook’s Libra

[G7 Agrees on Crypto Action Plan Spurred by Facebooks Libra]G7 finance chiefs met this week and Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency was high on their agenda.

Sat, 20 Jul 2019 10:00:21 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Could Donald Trump Ban Bitcoin?

He can try, argues Noelle Acheson – but the risk he might succeed is outweighed by the benefits of the heightened conversation.

Sat, 20 Jul 2019 08:45:26 +0000 by CoinDesk

Bitcoin Cash Milestones: Delivered Code, Upgrades and Platform Development

[Bitcoin Cash Milestones: Delivered Code, Upgrades, and Platform Development]Bitcoin Cash (BCH) platform and protocol development have seen a lot of delivered code and projects over the last two years.

Sat, 20 Jul 2019 04:30:35 +0000 by Bitcoin News

7 Unorthodox Ways to Mine Bitcoin

[7 Unorthodox Ways to Mine Bitcoin]Bitcoin isn’t crazy – in fact it might just be the soundest monetary system this generation has ever known.

Sat, 20 Jul 2019 01:30:36 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Hayek’s 1984: Rediscovered Footage Shows Austrian Economist Predicting Bitcoin

[Hayeks 1984: Rediscovered Footage of the Austrian Economist Predicting Bitcoin, Prescribing Subversion]Born in 1899 in Vienna, Nobel Prize-winning economist F.A.

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 22:30:35 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Token Startup Founder Took Steps to Sue Lubin, ConsenSys for $13 Million

The former head of a ConsenSys-incubated startup filed paperwork to sue the venture studio and its founder, Joe Lubin.

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 21:30:28 +0000 by CoinDesk

Global Accounting Firm KPMG Partners with Microsoft, R3 on Telecoms Blockchain

KPMG is piloting a way to handle massive amounts of telecom data prior to the full implementation of 5G service.

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 21:00:23 +0000 by CoinDesk

R3 Taps Software Sales Vet to ‘Evangelize’ Paid Version of Corda

R3 has hired software sales pro Cathy Minter as chief revenue officer to grow the user base for its paid DLT product, Corda Enterprise.

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 18:45:07 +0000 by CoinDesk

Ethereum’s Wrapped Bitcoin Set to Eclipse Lightning Network Capacity

[Ethereums Wrapped Bitcoin Set to Eclipse the Lightning Networks Capacity]Since the project launched a little over six months ago, Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) has roughly $5.9 million or 558 BTC locked into the system.

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 15:45:48 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Ex-CEO of Crypto Exchange WEX Arrested In Italy

Dmitri Vasilev, the former CEO of now-defunct crypto exchange WEX, has reportedly been arrested in Italy.

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 15:00:09 +0000 by CoinDesk

Someone Is Trying to Trademark ‘Samsung Coin.’ It’s Not Samsung

Someone in South Korea appears to be trying to take advantage of Samsung's blockchain efforts by nabbing the "Samsung Coin" trademark.

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 13:00:09 +0000 by CoinDesk

UK Thieves Burgle Bitcoin Center, Find Zilch

A bold maneuver in the dark nets a group of wannabe crypto thieves in Birmingham, U.K., very little.

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:30:28 +0000 by CoinDesk

Binance Jersey Lists Exchange’s New UK Pound-Backed Stablecoin

The Jersey arm of Binance has listed the cryptocurrency exchange's own British pound-backed stablecoin, BGBP.

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:11:52 +0000 by CoinDesk

What It’s Like to Review Bitcoin’s Code

CoinDesk dives deep into the complex process of reviewing code for the Bitcoin Core software.

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:00:06 +0000 by CoinDesk

Short of Target: Bitcoin’s $1K Rally Leaves Bear Bias Intact

Bitcoin (BTC) has rallied sharply in the last 24 hours, but the bulls must still beat key resistance just over $11,000.

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:01:13 +0000 by CoinDesk

US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin Says G7 in Agreement on Libra, Cryptocurrencies

“There was a clear agreement ...

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:00:31 +0000 by CoinDesk

Crypto Exchange BitMEX Under Investigation by CFTC: Bloomberg

Seychelles-based cryptocurrency exchange BitMEX is being probed by the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission over client trades, Bloomberg says.

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 09:25:08 +0000 by CoinDesk

Steve Wozniak Has Joined an Energy-Focused Blockchain Startup in Malta

The Apple co-founder has joined his second blockchain enterprise, one targeting more efficient use of energy.

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 08:21:25 +0000 by CoinDesk