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Crypto Prices Will Slowly Recover: Expert Weighs in on the Digital Coin Market

blokt | 09-22-2018

The 2018 crypto bear phase is probably the most difficult period that cryptocurrencies have gone through in their journey. After hitting all-time highs in December 2017, the prices have remained disappointingly low, shaving off over 50 percent of the gains. On Thursday, Sept. 20, most cryptocurrencies appeared to be in the green. However, a cryptocurrency […]Crypto Prices Will Slowly Recover: Expert Weighs in on the Digital Coin Market was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Market|BTC|Blockchain|Trading
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Premier League’s Newcastle United FC Turns Down Sporty Co., No ICO Launch Planned for the Magpies

blokt | 09-22-2018

What a day it has been for Sporty Co.! Not to be confused with the UK sports retailer, this company is dedicated to helping sports teams develop decentralized currencies, very much the same concept that the PSG deal with Socios.com implicates. In this case, though, the potential partnerships between Sporty Co. and the British clubs […]Premier League’s Newcastle United FC Turns Down Sporty Co., No ICO Launch Planned for the Magpies was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: ICO|BTC|Blockchain
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Coinbase Clarifies That They Do Not Facilitate Proprietary Trading

blokt | 09-22-2018

In a new blog post, Coinbase targeted the media, which wrongfully reported that the exchange engaged in proprietary trade. The exchange said that it welcomes the New York Virtual Markets Integrity Report but is uncomfortable with inaccurate media coverage. The post further noted that Coinbase intends to correct the record. What Went Wrong With the Media […]Coinbase Clarifies That They Do Not Facilitate Proprietary Trading was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Trading|Exchange|BTC|Market|Blockchain
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Binance Wants Cryptocurrency Exchanges Open on All Continents

blokt | 09-22-2018

Binance, the largest exchange by daily trading volume, has some of the most popular coins and a host of initial coin offering (ICO) tokens listed. The Founder and CEO Changpeng Zhao revealed the exchange’s global expansion plans on the first day of the Coindesk Consensus event in Singapore. During his session on stage, he noted […]Binance Wants Cryptocurrency Exchanges Open on All Continents was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Exchange|ICO|Trading|BTC|Asia
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Anonymous User Finds Critical Vulnerability in Bitcoin Core

blokt | 09-22-2018

The cryptocurrency community was taken aback with shock when an anonymous user found a critical bug in the Bitcoin Core reference client. The bug was introduced into Bitcoin Core version 0.14, which affects all versions released subsequently. This could be used by hackers to crash the majority of nodes. Core contributors have already released a patch that […]Anonymous User Finds Critical Vulnerability in Bitcoin Core was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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RippleNet Extends Its Reach to 40 Countries for Remittance and SME Transactions

blokt | 09-22-2018

In a world with an ever-growing number of digital currencies and blockchain projects, Ripple is unique as it came with a predefined and much-needed use case. The blockchain technology was to be used to help large institutions like banks easily transfer money globally without going through the hassles of foreign exchange rates and days of […]RippleNet Extends Its Reach to 40 Countries for Remittance and SME Transactions was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Blockchain|XRP|BTC|Exchange|Technology
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Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao Mobbed During a Singapore Conference

blokt | 09-22-2018

Cryptocurrency enthusiasts are no longer only found in limited forums. Cryptos have become mainstream, and millions of people, many of whom are investing for the first time, are participating in the crypto revolution. New celebrity culture has begun where cryptocurrency experts and pioneers are being revered by people as if they were movie stars. A recent […]Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao Mobbed During a Singapore Conference was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Exchange|Asia|BTC|Blockchain
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New York University to Offer First-Ever Blockchain Major in the World

blokt | 09-21-2018

Blockchain is the new big man on campus at New York University (NYU). The educational institution announced that it would be offering a new major, fully based around the topic of blockchain. The program will be the first of its kind anywhere in the world. That being said, we do not know yet what to expect […]New York University to Offer First-Ever Blockchain Major in the World was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Blockchain|BTC|ICO
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U.S. Banking Giant PNC Partners With RippleNet

blokt | 09-21-2018

RippleNet seems to be keeping up with its expansion, with the new addition of PNC Financial Services Group, Inc., to a network of world-leading financial institutions that have signed up for its products. The news comes just a week after signing the National Commercial Bank of Saudi Arabia, one of the largest banks in the […]U.S. Banking Giant PNC Partners With RippleNet was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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4th Largest Asset Manager in the World to Launch Crypto Products by 2018 End

blokt | 09-21-2018

The CEO of Fidelity Investments has confirmed that the asset management behemoth will launch cryptocurrency products by the end of this year. The company, which currently manages over $2.4 trillion in assets, provides fund distribution, wealth management, life insurance, and retirement services. CEO Abigail Johnson, a longtime crypto bull, recently said that the company would […]4th Largest Asset Manager in the World to Launch Crypto Products by 2018 End was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Hackers Have Been Secretly Using Indian Government Sites to Mine Cryptos

blokt | 09-21-2018

India is one of those few countries where the status of cryptocurrencies remains uncertain. Reserve Bank of India, the country’s central bank, has been adamant in its stance and does not want financial institutions to extend services in the crypto sector. But the government’s firm stance has not deterred hackers at all. In fact, the Indian […]Hackers Have Been Secretly Using Indian Government Sites to Mine Cryptos was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Fiat|BTC|Mining|Blockchain
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From Space Exploration to Exploring the Crypto Space: Former SpaceX Engineer Launches Cryptocurrency Exchange

blokt | 09-21-2018

The cryptocurrency industry has been shaking up the job market lately. There has been a noted increase of top-level executives from banks and financial institutions such as Deutsche Bank, JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs leaving their traditional posts for exciting new career paths in the crypto scene, according to a Medium report. But apparently, cryptocurrency’s allure is […]From Space Exploration to Exploring the Crypto Space: Former SpaceX Engineer Launches Cryptocurrency Exchange was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Exchange|BTC|Market|Blockchain|Fiat
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Altcoin of the Week- XRP Close to Doubling in Price

blokt | 09-21-2018

The market capitalization for Ripple’s token, XRP, started the week near $11 Billion. It is finishing the week above $20 Billion after the price of the token has nearly doubled in price. The key catalyst for this move has been the announcement that RippleNet is now operating in 40 countries across six continents. RippleNet is […]Altcoin of the Week- XRP Close to Doubling in Price was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Trading|XRP|ICO|BTC|Market
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Is the Bear Market Over for Bitcoin [BTC]?

blokt | 09-21-2018

Bitcoin is now forming higher lows which is a positive sign. Daily RSI has been forming higher highs and higher lows. Another positive sign. The daily MACD for Bitcoin is after crossing it’s signal line to the upside and is converging to the centerline. Two more positive signs. Regardless, the biggest thing to monitor for […]Is the Bear Market Over for Bitcoin [BTC]? was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Coinbase Appoints Brian Brooks As CLO to Expand Their Legal, Compliance and Government Affairs Capabilities

blokt | 09-21-2018

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong announced in a new blog post today that the exchange has hired a new chief legal officer. The position will be filled by Brian Brooks. Armstrong noted that as the cryptocurrency ecosystem is rapidly evolving, the company wants to contribute toward the regulations in this space and help shape public policy. He […]Coinbase Appoints Brian Brooks As CLO to Expand Their Legal, Compliance and Government Affairs Capabilities was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Regulation|BTC|Exchange|Blockchain
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Binance Announces Info 2.0 – Building the Most Comprehensive Crypto Rating Database in the World

blokt | 09-21-2018

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has launched Binance Info 2.0. The platform will provide comprehensive third-party rating reports to users. The exchange has rapidly evolved and introduced several new products and divisions. As one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges by daily trading volume, it currently operates a blockchain education portal and a charity arm and has an information platform. […]Binance Announces Info 2.0 – Building the Most Comprehensive Crypto Rating Database in the World was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Robinhood Denies Selling Customer Info to Third Parties, Criticizes Media for Painting a Misleading Picture

blokt | 09-21-2018

Robinhood, a U.S.-based zero-fee trading platform dealing in both conventional and digital assets, found itself mired in an ugly controversy last week after a report surfaced alleging the company of secretly selling user-data to third-parties. The company has since issued a statement denying the charge, but the allegations labeled against the company do, in fact, […]Robinhood Denies Selling Customer Info to Third Parties, Criticizes Media for Painting a Misleading Picture was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Trading|BTC|Blockchain
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Coil Integrates With YouTube and Twitch to Revolutionize Content Creation Monetization

blokt | 09-21-2018

Coil, a recently launched Google Chrome extension, is aimed at changing the way content creators monetize their artwork and enabling them to get paid in cryptocurrency while visitors are viewing their content. Coil’s long-term vision is to create a self-sustaining economy, where creators will have absolute governance over their content. How Does Coil Work? Coil […]Coil Integrates With YouTube and Twitch to Revolutionize Content Creation Monetization was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Texas Securities Commission Issues Cease and Desist to Stop Cryptocurrency Scams

blokt | 09-21-2018

Russian cryptocurrency mining firm Coins Miner Investments, and Belize cryptocurrency wallet company Digital Bank were recently issued cease and desist orders by the Texas Securities Commissioner (TSC). According to the TSC, these two fraudulent cryptocurrency investment offerings were designed to trick, mislead and scam investors with spoofing tactics and false testimonials. Russian Cryptocurrency Organization Spoofs […]Texas Securities Commission Issues Cease and Desist to Stop Cryptocurrency Scams was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: BTC|Mining|Blockchain|Fiat|Business
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Cryptocurrencies Finding Fertile Soil to Flourish in Africa

blokt | 09-20-2018

Since the rise of cryptocurrencies, they have been looked at as a way not only to maintain trade but also to keep assets out of harm’s way. That has been especially true in highly conflict-prone countries and places with unstable economies. Sadly, many African countries fit the description of being prone to conflict and having […]Cryptocurrencies Finding Fertile Soil to Flourish in Africa was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Blockchain|BTC
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Chinese Central Bank Issues Another Notice Against ICOs and Crypto Trading

blokt | 09-20-2018

The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) on Tuesday issued another notice to the citizens, urging them to beware of the risks in investing in cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs). The latest public notice comes from the Shanghai branch of the PBOC, which sought to “remind” consumers and investors to be aware of the risks of […]Chinese Central Bank Issues Another Notice Against ICOs and Crypto Trading was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: ICO|Fiat|Asia|Trading|BTC
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Breaking: The SEC Postpones Cboe Bitcoin ETF

blokt | 09-20-2018

BREAKING: The SEC has postponed its decision on the Cboe Bitcoin ETF today, September 20th. In a notice published on its website today the SEC said: “Pursuant to Section 19(b)(2)(B) of the Act,30 the Commission is providing notice of the grounds for disapproval under consideration. The Commission is instituting proceedings to allow for additional analysis of […]Breaking: The SEC Postpones Cboe Bitcoin ETF was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: BTC|Regulation|Market|Blockchain
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ICONLOOP Signs MOU with Korean Conglomerate to Develop Blockchain Business Models for Financial Industries

blokt | 09-20-2018

The financial service sector is becoming increasingly aware of the power and utility of blockchains. The large-scale institutions servicing millions of people across the globe need customized blockchain solutions that could address their unique needs and handle the large daily volume. ICONLOOP has partnered with SK Holdings C&C to help provide such solutions. The two companies […]ICONLOOP Signs MOU with Korean Conglomerate to Develop Blockchain Business Models for Financial Industries was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Blockchain|Business|BTC
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Eidoo Announces New ERC20 Gold-Pegged Stablecoin

blokt | 09-20-2018

Wildly fluctuating prices have been a stable fixture of the cryptocurrency market. While fluctuations are common in new markets, cryptocurrencies are evolving rapidly and creating some heated debates around the world. The newest trend in the crypto market is to beat volatility by introducing stablecoins. These coins are not that volatile compared to Bitcoin or […]Eidoo Announces New ERC20 Gold-Pegged Stablecoin was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Mastercard Files Patent to Use Blockchain to Track Payments

blokt | 09-20-2018

Blockchain technology is one of the emerging technologies in the world now, especially in the financial services and banking business. Mastercard, a leading card company in the world, is taking new strides into blockchain technology. The company has filed several patents for using blockchain technology with the US Patent and Trademark Office. A patent application […]Mastercard Files Patent to Use Blockchain to Track Payments was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Crypto Exchange Kraken Announced Expanding Their OTC Services

blokt | 09-20-2018

US-based crypto exchange Kraken announced a major expansion to its over-the-counter (OTC) trading services. The announcement hints a set of ultracompetitive advantages to institutional investors and wealthy individuals looking to invest in large block trades without giving specific details. Last Monday, Sept. 17, Kraken reported on its official blog about expanding its OTC trade services, enhancing large […]Crypto Exchange Kraken Announced Expanding Their OTC Services was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Holding Digital Assets Doesn’t Modify a Company’s Financial Report: SEC Chief Accountant

blokt | 09-20-2018

Holding digital assets could create extra space in a company’s account books, but it does not change the “fundamental responsibility” of a company to report its financial activities. Chief accountant for the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Wesley Bricker reminded firms of their financial responsibilities, clearing the air about digital asset reporting. Bricker was speaking […]Holding Digital Assets Doesn’t Modify a Company’s Financial Report: SEC Chief Accountant was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Australia’s North Queensland Becomes Hub for Bitcoin Cash Adoption

blokt | 09-20-2018

Queensland in Northern Australia is presenting a striking example of cryptocurrency adoption. The region is interested in the use cases of a decentralized peer-to-peer electronic currency — Bitcoin Cash (BCH). Merchant adoption for the coin has increased rapidly in the region in the past few months as more people engage in the cryptocurrency. The most […]Australia’s North Queensland Becomes Hub for Bitcoin Cash Adoption was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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XRP Surges on Announcement Despite RippleNet Not Requiring XRP

blokt | 09-20-2018

Ripple’s token XRP is one of the top performers in the top 100 cryptocurrencies by market capitalization. XRP has surged 15% over the past 24 hours, and this is its third consecutive gain. The token has mostly disappointed investors this year as it has fallen from near $3.3 highs in January to lows near $0.25. […]XRP Surges on Announcement Despite RippleNet Not Requiring XRP was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: XRP|ICO|BTC|Market|Blockchain
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Intraday Crash & Bounce for Bitcoin [BTC] Price

blokt | 09-20-2018

For much of yesterday, the price of Bitcoin was trading in a range near $6300. However, this broke into a crash with price quickly dropping to $6100 over the space of an hour and subsequently bounding back up to trade near intraday highs of $6550. Yesterday’s lows of $6100 were too low a valuation for […]Intraday Crash & Bounce for Bitcoin [BTC] Price was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Global Blockchain Market Could Grow to $10 Billion by 2024: New Data

blokt | 09-20-2018

Blockchains are making their presence felt around the world. Several tech giants from Europe, Asia, and the Americas are experimenting with a distributed ledger for a variety of use cases. The trickle-down effect of this adoption has now started reaching small and medium-sized businesses as well, which are increasingly adopting Blockchain as a Service (BaaS). […]Global Blockchain Market Could Grow to $10 Billion by 2024: New Data was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Blockchain|Market|BTC|Asia|Technology
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Multicoin Capital Shorts Litecoin Claiming It’s “Significantly Overvalued”

blokt | 09-20-2018

It has been some time since one of Bitcoin’s most popular forks, Litecoin, made an impact in the world of blockchain and cryptocurrencies. In a quickly developing market, staying quiet for too long could mean extinction. Hedge fund Multicoin Capital believes that Litecoin is not worth its value anymore. The fund is shorting LTC, the seventh […]Multicoin Capital Shorts Litecoin Claiming It’s “Significantly Overvalued” was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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France Created a Legal Framework for ICOs in the Country

blokt | 09-20-2018

France has adopted what has been described as an innovative and progressive legislative framework on initial coin offerings (ICOs). In fact, just last week, the French parliament voted to adopt Article 26 of the Loi PACTE, an initiative put forth by the French Ministry of Economy and Finance as part of a wider vision to […]France Created a Legal Framework for ICOs in the Country was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: ICO|Regulation|BTC|Blockchain
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Dunamu to Open a Cryptocurrency Exchange in Singapore

blokt | 09-20-2018

Dunamu Inc., the operator of Upbit, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, is planning to open a new digital asset exchange service in Singapore. The plan to create an Upbit counterpart was announced on Wednesday, Sept. 19. Upbit Singapore Pte. Ltd. will have Alex Kim leading the organization as CEO. It will […]Dunamu to Open a Cryptocurrency Exchange in Singapore was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Asia|Exchange|BTC|Blockchain
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New Japanese Crypto Project to Be Funded Hk$100 Million by Hangzhou-Backed Firm

blokt | 09-20-2018

There has been a rise in blockchain-based projects, and Grandshores Technology Group doesn’t want to miss the opportunity to find the next unicorn. The Hong Kong listed company turned from a contractor to a blockchain investor. Now it plans to raise HK$100 million (US$12.7 million) from a new digital token fund to finance a yen-backed cryptocurrency […]New Japanese Crypto Project to Be Funded Hk$100 Million by Hangzhou-Backed Firm was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Asia|Blockchain|BTC|ICO|Technology
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Dubai Police Warns the Community of Crypto Risks, Authorities Discuss Regulation

blokt | 09-19-2018

On Sunday, Sept. 16, the Dubai Police warned the community that several risks could arise from large-scale unmonitored digital currency transactions. Some of these transactions could expose users to fraud and piracy and could even be used to facilitate money laundering. The assistant commander of the criminal investigation department at the Dubai Police, Major-General Khalil […]Dubai Police Warns the Community of Crypto Risks, Authorities Discuss Regulation was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Regulation|BTC|Blockchain
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Alibaba Founder Jack Ma Says Blockchain Will Have to Go Green

blokt | 09-19-2018

Alibaba founder and billionaire Jack Ma is one of technology’s most influential personalities. Speaking at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference in China on Monday, Sept. 17, Ma talked about using blockchain and other advanced technologies to lead society in a greener direction. Local news outlet cnBeta reported that the entrepreneur talked extensively about the use of […]Alibaba Founder Jack Ma Says Blockchain Will Have to Go Green was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Bitfinex’s Ethfinex Trustless Introduces Itself to the World

blokt | 09-19-2018

The world of cryptocurrencies is now moving from centralized exchanges to decentralized exchanges. Crypto enthusiasts have often criticized the single-point-of-failure architecture used in these platforms as it makes their funds vulnerable to security breaches and coin robberies. Using decentralized ecosystems for trading digital currencies could help in making funds more secure. Following a similar idea, […]Bitfinex’s Ethfinex Trustless Introduces Itself to the World was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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How Close Is Bitcoin to Passing Visa or Mastercard?

blokt | 09-19-2018

Today there was quite a stir on Reddit building up as a user claimed that Bitcoin had passed Visa in the total value of its processed transactions. After a little fact check, we realized that it may just be a bit too early to make those claims. This particular Reddit user claims that Bitcoin transactions […]How Close Is Bitcoin to Passing Visa or Mastercard? was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: BTC|Blockchain
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Has Ether [ETH] Price Reached the Bottom?

blokt | 09-19-2018

Ether has been on a prolonged downward spiral during 2018. Price has dropped from above $1400 in January to lows of below $200. At the start of the year, many analysts would have deemed such a drop near impossible. Even at points where other cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin were recording appreciations, Ethereum continued its decline. However, […]Has Ether [ETH] Price Reached the Bottom? was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Bitcoin Forming Higher Low After Steep Price Drop?

blokt | 09-19-2018

Last week saw Bitcoin undergo a steep drop where price depreciated from around $7400 to support at $6100, a 17% decline. Although the price is still trading near its lows of 2018, the outlook is looking slightly more bullish this week. The drops have been on lower volume showing less strength from the sellers. Price […]Bitcoin Forming Higher Low After Steep Price Drop? was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Thor’s ASN Network Provides Solutions for Decentralized Value Exchange

blokt | 09-19-2018

Thor Network helps in solving most decentralized value exchange problems using its cross-chain atomic swap technology. Thor Network is creating a strong use case for connecting existing blockchain systems for exchanging digital assets and cryptocurrencies more smoothly as it continues to grow stronger. Thor Network recently announced that it is set to release more functionalities for […]Thor’s ASN Network Provides Solutions for Decentralized Value Exchange was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Exchange|Blockchain|BTC|Technology
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Tezos Mainnet Goes Live, but XTZ Price Experienced a Steep Decline Soon After

blokt | 09-19-2018

The Tezos mainnet was one of the most highly anticipated launches of the year, and the blockchain community kept waiting anxiously for it to go live. Ending the wait, Tezos Foundation announced on Monday, Sept, 17, that the mainnet is now live. It also informed of an upcoming cycle in the network. Meanwhile, the coin was listed […]Tezos Mainnet Goes Live, but XTZ Price Experienced a Steep Decline Soon After was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Blockchain Technology Key to Bringing Many Regions Out of Poverty

blokt | 09-19-2018

Farmers are usually thought of as the least tech-friendly group of people in any society. But that perception is changing, thanks to cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. So far, there has not been a shortage of projects that have tried to bring cryptocurrencies into agriculture. Although the projects have had mixed success, the idea of a […]Blockchain Technology Key to Bringing Many Regions Out of Poverty was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Blockgames Announces New Joint Venture With Huobi Cloud

blokt | 09-19-2018

BG.Top is a fully functional cryptocurrency exchange, but BlockGames and Huobi Cloud have different plans for the platform. As the gaming space develops further, BG.Top could become a hub for developers, investors and gamers alike. A new partnership between Huobi Cloud, a part of the Huobi Group, and blockchain gaming company BlockGames could help in unlocking […]Blockgames Announces New Joint Venture With Huobi Cloud was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Ripple’s Sagar Sarbhai Hopes for Holistic Policies by Regulators

blokt | 09-19-2018

Talking to CNBC Markets on Monday, Ripple’s Sagar Sarbhai noted that policy makers are handling cryptocurrency and blockchain markets more holistically now. The head of regulatory relations for the Asia-Pacific and the Middle East at Ripple said that regulators do not have a compartmentalized approach toward blockchain and cryptocurrency markets anymore. He believes that now policymakers […]Ripple’s Sagar Sarbhai Hopes for Holistic Policies by Regulators was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Tigerwit’s New Blockchain-Based Trading Application Finds Perfect Partner in Liverpool FC

blokt | 09-19-2018

UK-headquartered global financial technology company TigerWit Limited had two major news announcements on Monday, Sept. 17. It has both launched its blockchain-based trading app and announced a new partnership with popular Premier League team Liverpool FC. The partnership could provide a high-profile association with the UK’s football scene, helping provide better brand recognition for TigerWit and increasing […]Tigerwit’s New Blockchain-Based Trading Application Finds Perfect Partner in Liverpool FC was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Trading|Blockchain|BTC|Technology
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Korean Mobile Carrier Will Provide Blockchain Payments Overseas

blokt | 09-19-2018

Korean mobile carrier LG Uplus will provide blockchain-based overseas payment services to its subscribers via partnerships in Japan, Taiwan, and the United States. The service, based on the cross-carrier payment system (CCPS), is expected to go on trial early next year. Subscribers will be able to complete foreign purchase transactions using payment networks of carriers other […]Korean Mobile Carrier Will Provide Blockchain Payments Overseas was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Blockchain|Asia|BTC
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Voyager Gears Up for Growing Institutional Clientele, Launches New Business Line Called Voyager Institutional

blokt | 09-19-2018

The recent market upheavals did not seem to dampen institutional investor interest in the cryptocurrency industry. With the anticipated spike in demand for crypto assets, crypto firms have been busy lately in gearing up their operations for their growing list of institutional clientele. This includes Voyager, the crypto trading platform created by Uber co-founder Stephen […]Voyager Gears Up for Growing Institutional Clientele, Launches New Business Line Called Voyager Institutional was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Business|BTC|Market|Blockchain|Trading
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Binance’s Fiat-Crypto Exchange Goes Live in Singapore

blokt | 09-18-2018

Binance’s global expansion plans have a new milestone to reach in Singapore. Binance is setting up a new fiat-crypto exchange in the Asian hub. This would be Binance’s latest global shop after Malta, Uganda, South Korea, Jersey, and Liechtenstein. The new fiat-crypto exchange goes live today. However, it is in a beta testing phase and only available […]Binance’s Fiat-Crypto Exchange Goes Live in Singapore was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

Categories: Exchange|Asia|BTC|Blockchain