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Bitcoin’s Price and Network Activity: One is Outpacing the Other

Active addresses on bitcoin's blockchain have increased 20 percent in recent weeks.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 06:11:31 +0000 by CoinDesk

Bank of Mexico’s Attempt to Regulate Crypto ‘Is a Disaster,’ Exchange CEO Explains

[Bank of Mexicos Attempt to Regulate Crypto Is a Disaster, Exchange CEO Explains]The long-awaited rules on crypto assets recently published by the central bank of Mexico have caused quite a stir.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 04:03:57 +0000 by Bitcoin News

When Bakkt? Bitcoin Futures Market’s Approval Appears Stuck in Limbo

More than six months since ICE revealed its vision for Bakkt, the bitcoin futures market is still awaiting regulatory approval.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 02:00:40 +0000 by CoinDesk

Stablecoins Are Threatened by These Two Major Issues

On the heels of recent commentary from the published correspondence between Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chairman Jay Clayton and representative Ted Budd, SEC senior advisor Valerie Szczepanik explained at Austin’s SXSW conference that stablecoins may be violating current securities laws.

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 20:54:27 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Bitcoin Cash Developers Launch Privacy-Preserving Light Client Neutrino

[Bitcoin Cash Developers Launch Neutrino a Privacy-Preserving Light Client]The developers behind the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) full node Bchd have announced the beta release of the lightweight client Neutrino which is now available for Android phones.

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 16:58:45 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Crypto Investment App Donut Raises $1.8 Million in Seed Funding

Crypto investment app startup Donut has raised $1.8 million in a seed funding round as the firm prepares to take its beta product live.

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 12:30:31 +0000 by CoinDesk

In the Daily: Riotx Exchange, Monacoin Hacker, Coinflex Investors

[In the Daily: Riotx Exchange, Monacoin Hacker, Coinflex Investors]In this edition of The Daily we cover a planned U.S.

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 12:01:49 +0000 by Bitcoin News

How Ethereum Applications Earn A+ Security Ratings

More than 1.2 million ethereum applications have used a little-known security tool from Amberdata to help avoid costly errors from smart contracts.

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 11:45:25 +0000 by CoinDesk

PR: CoinAll Lists Fetch.AI and Offers a 350,000 FET Giveaway

[CoinAll Lists Fetch.AI and Offers a 350 000 FET Giveaway]On March 2019, CoinAll, the famous cryptocurrency exchange, announced the listing of Fetch.AI and will hold a 7-day celebration to give away 350,000 FET tokens.

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 09:30:36 +0000 by Bitcoin News

These Cryptocurrency Exchanges Offer Futures Markets on Unreleased Tokens

[These Cryptocurrency Exchanges Offer Futures Markets on Unreleased Tokens]Officially, Cosmos atoms have yet to reach a cryptocurrency exchange, and until the Cosmos network votes to approve their listing, atoms aren’t tradable anywhere.

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 04:30:59 +0000 by Bitcoin News

New Tasking Platform Rewards Users With Bitcoin Cash

[New Tasking Platform Rewards Users With Bitcoin Cash]The crypto community has been discussing a new tasking platform fueled by bitcoin cash (BCH) called

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 22:28:13 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Markets Update: Crypto Prices Show Improvement and BCH Rallies

Cryptocurrency markets have seen fresh gains over the last 48 hours and digital asset trade volume has spiked considerably.

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 16:18:43 +0000 by Bitcoin News

In the Daily: $4K Bitcoin, Grin Fund Grows, Cryptopia Wallets Return

[In the Daily: $4K Bitcoin, Grin Fund Grows, Cryptopia Wallets Return]In the first weekend despatch of The Daily, we share some of the exuberance that’s greeted BTC passing the symbolic $4K threshold.

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 13:28:22 +0000 by Bitcoin News

Riot Blockchain to Launch Regulated Crypto Exchange in the US

Riot Blockchain is planning to launch a regulated exchange in the U.S.

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 10:30:09 +0000 by CoinDesk

Caution and Crypto Custody: Convenient Companions

Crypto custody is more complex than most of us realize, explains Noelle Acheson.

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 09:30:56 +0000 by CoinDesk

Crypto Enthusiasts Unite in 4 Indian Cities to Voice Regulatory Suggestions

[Crypto Enthusiasts Unite in 4 Indian Cities to Voice Regulatory Suggestions]A community roadshow has been uniting crypto enthusiasts in several cities in India to share their ideas on the country’s crypto regulation.

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 08:10:42 +0000 by Bitcoin News

SEC’s Valerie Szczepanik at SXSW: Crypto ‘Spring’ Is Going to Come

The SEC's crypto czar spoke at SXSW, advising blockchain entrepreneurs to engage with regulators early and often.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 22:25:16 +0000 by CoinDesk

Paradigm Leads $9 Million Round for Cosmos Creator Tendermint

Blockchain interoperability project Tendermint has raised $9 million in a Series A funding round led by tech-focused VC firm Paradigm.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 21:01:12 +0000 by CoinDesk

‘No Change’ to Bitcoin Futures Plans, CME Says, as Cboe Pulls Back

CME says it has "no changes" in store for its bitcoin futures contract, following retrenchment by rival Cboe.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 19:59:11 +0000 by CoinDesk

Ethereum’s ProgPow Mining Change Approved Again, But Timeline Unclear

Ethereum core developers reaffirmed during a meeting today that mining algorithm change "ProgPoW" would be added to a coming hard fork.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 19:10:04 +0000 by CoinDesk

I Got the Mark of the Beast – And It Will Hold My Bitcoin

There's a lot of overlap between bitcoiners and body hackers.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 17:15:20 +0000 by CoinDesk

Bittrex Exchange Nixes RAID Token Sale at 11th Hour

Bittrex has canceled a $6 million "initial exchange offering" by a crypto project called RAID hours before launch.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:05:46 +0000 by CoinDesk

Bitcoin Trading Volume Tops $11 Billion For First Time In Nearly a Year

Daily bitcoin trading volumes topped $11 billion Friday, the most seen since April 2018.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:45:21 +0000 by CoinDesk

Japan to Hold First Ever Trial Over Crypto Hacking Losses

An 18-year-old Japanese youth has been sent to prosecutors in the country's first ever trial involving cryptocurrency cyber-theft.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:30:21 +0000 by CoinDesk

Strong Bitcoin Volumes Bode Well for Price Breakout

Bitcoin's current period of price consolidation may end with a bull breakout, price-volume analysis indicates.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:00:21 +0000 by CoinDesk

Canada Proposes Regulatory Framework for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Canadian financial regulatory authorities have called for public comment on rules for cryptocurrency exchanges in the country.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 10:00:32 +0000 by CoinDesk

Decentralized or Nothing: Song Duels IBM Over Blockchain Hype at SXSW

An event at SXSW pitted Blockchain Capital's Jimmy Song against IBM's Chris Ferris in a debate over permissioned vs.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 09:00:02 +0000 by CoinDesk

Stellar Foundation Hires Mozilla Exec as Its New CEO

The Stellar Foundation has hired former Mozilla exec Denelle Dixon to be its new CEO as founder Jed McCaleb moves to a tech role.

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 08:00:18 +0000 by CoinDesk