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The Downfall of a Stablecoin: Tether’s Long History of Scandals

cryptopotato | 11-16-2018

TL;DR During Tether’s four year history, it has been constantly beset with numerous scandals. In April 2017, Wells Fargo suspended its services for Bitfinex and Tether, causing a temporary freeze of wire transfers for the two companies. A third-party audit firm has never conducted a full audit onTether In May 2016, the Paradise Paper leak […]The post The Downfall of a Stablecoin: Tether’s Long History of Scandals appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: USDT|Exchange|Altcoin
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Ethereum Price Analysis Nov.15: Will Support Hold?

cryptopotato | 11-15-2018

After long months of sideways consolidation, the market has finally chosen a direction, and as it appears the bears have won the battle. BTC has lost more than 14% in the past two days, and all of the other altcoins are following in even worse drops. The total market crypto market capitalization has declined to […]The post Ethereum Price Analysis Nov.15: Will Support Hold? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Market|ETH|Trading|BTC|Altcoin
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Ripple’s New Partner: CIMB Malaysia Join’s Ripple’s Cross-Border Payments

cryptopotato | 11-15-2018

TL;DR Malaysia based CIMB Group has announced a new partnership with Ripple. The partnership will revolve around the use of Ripple’s xCurrent product, to improve and expand CIMB’s services in and beyond of ASEAN region. However, this service agreement will not be using XRP cryptocurrency as of now. Malaysia-based CIMB Group, which is one of […]The post Ripple’s New Partner: CIMB Malaysia Join’s Ripple’s Cross-Border Payments appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: XRP
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TRON’s First Decentralized Exchange Goes Live

cryptopotato | 11-15-2018

A new announcement made by TRON’s founder, Justin Sun, stated that TRON’s first decentralized exchange has just gone live. TRX Market mainly trades pairs including Tron and its Dapps. Tron’s new TRX Market The exchange is currently offering several trading pairs, including dice/TRX, ton/TRX, IGG/TRX, WIN/TRX, CryptoDivaFund/TRX, TWX/TRX, TronWatchMarket/TRX, SEED/TRX, CryptoGuyInZA/TRX, and CryptoChain/TRX. The above […]The post TRON’s First Decentralized Exchange Goes Live appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Exchange|TRX|Market|ICO|Trading
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Bitcoin Price Analysis & Yearly Overview Nov.15: Where will this stop?

cryptopotato | 11-15-2018

Since around April 2018, Bitcoin had been forming a bearish triangle, with a bottom around $5700 – $5800. Such triangles are very likely to break down. There is less chance that they will break up. But as 2018 months went on, and Bitcoin was attempting to break down the triangle four times, we warned just […]The post Bitcoin Price Analysis & Yearly Overview Nov.15: Where will this stop? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: BTC|Trading|Market
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Crypto Markets Collapse: Is Bitcoin Cash Hash War The Reason?

cryptopotato | 11-14-2018

The war between the two opposing groups of Bitcoin Cash, ahead of the upcoming fork, had been suspected to have a direct relationship with the severe crypto prices losses. As of now, the fights have been taken to the next level: both parties – Bitcoin ABC and Bitcoin SV – threatened each other that they […]The post Crypto Markets Collapse: Is Bitcoin Cash Hash War The Reason? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: BTC|Market
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The Horror Prediction: Bitcoin is Likely To Re-test $3000 Before Turning Bullish Again

cryptopotato | 11-14-2018

So far, 2018 has been a very bearish year for Bitcoin and the entire crypto market. Bitcoin’s price has dropped 70%, which is a long way down from its peak. The good news is that corrections are part of a long-term positive trend-line. The bad news is that according to some of the analysis we’ve […]The post The Horror Prediction: Bitcoin is Likely To Re-test $3000 Before Turning Bullish Again appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Trading|BTC|Market
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Bitcoin Price Analysis Nov.14: Key support has broken. $6K is on the sight

cryptopotato | 11-14-2018

Just a quick update following yesterday’s price analysis: Bitcoin had just broken the significant $6250 support level. In the following chart, we can notice the wedge that was broken down. The break-down carried out an ugly red candle of about $150 to a current low of $6150 (Bitstamp). We’ve mentioned this several times before – […]The post Bitcoin Price Analysis Nov.14: Key support has broken. $6K is on the sight appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: BTC|Market|Trading
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Market Update Oct.13: Bears Are Back, Year-End Rally Nearby?

cryptopotato | 11-13-2018

After a positive week for the alternative coins, a correction came to remind us of the risks involved with market volatility. However, the sharp declines have already been halted for the moment, getting closer to the dangerous $6000 zone. Ahead of the expected Fork of Bitcoin Cash hard fork, the price of the currency has […]The post Market Update Oct.13: Bears Are Back, Year-End Rally Nearby? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Market|Trading|BTC
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Bitmex shuts down US-based accounts: The speculations behind it and the possible relation to 1Broker

cryptopotato | 11-13-2018

TL;DR Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange, BitMEX, recently started shutting down accounts originated in USA. While the exchange doesn’t allow US traders to operate on its platform, many believed that it turned a blind eye on those who were doing so. Tone Vays, the famous trader, is the new victim.’ Less than two months ago, the […]The post Bitmex shuts down US-based accounts: The speculations behind it and the possible relation to 1Broker appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Exchange|Asia
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Bitcoin Price Analysis Nov.13: Back in danger, are the bears following NASDAQ?

cryptopotato | 11-13-2018

In our previous analysis, we mentioned the ascending trend-line, which stopped Bitcoin from getting to new lows. Unfortunately for the bulls, Bitcoin had broken that trend-line. Since then, after failing to break through the resistance of the 50 and 100 days moving average lines, along with the descending trend-line, Bitcoin is back down to discover […]The post Bitcoin Price Analysis Nov.13: Back in danger, are the bears following NASDAQ? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: BTC|Market|Trading
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Ethereum Price Analysis Nov.12: Low volatility. A move ahead?

cryptopotato | 11-12-2018

The Crypto market is getting really really tense lately. Not much has changed regarding price levels since our last post,  but we can notice that the BTC volume is constantly shrinking. ETH is currently trading at the $210 price level. We haven’t seen too much volatility in the ETH chart during the last 3 days. […]The post Ethereum Price Analysis Nov.12: Low volatility. A move ahead? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Trading|ETH|Market|BTC
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Everything You Need To Know About The Upcoming Bitcoin Cash Hardfork

cryptopotato | 11-12-2018

The Bitcoin Cash (BCH) hardfork, which has been sparking the cryptocurrency’s price up in the recent weeks, will occur on November 15, 2018, at 4:40 PM (UTC). Despite the great start following the fork’s announcement early this year, the BCH community has been divided into two separate camps. Following the November upgrade, a chain split […]The post Everything You Need To Know About The Upcoming Bitcoin Cash Hardfork appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: BTC|Trading
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Why is it Crucial to Solve the Security-Complexity Relation for Fast Track Adoption?

cryptopotato | 11-11-2018

To many people who are deeply involved in the crypto space, the idea of mass scale adoption is not a matter of ‘if’ but ‘when’. As progress continues to be made to improve the scalability and usability of Blockchains, and as regulators get closer to defining the rules that will allow institutional investors to safely […]The post Why is it Crucial to Solve the Security-Complexity Relation for Fast Track Adoption? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Business
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Can Blockchain Transform Loyalty in the Food Service Industry?

cryptopotato | 11-11-2018

The food service industry has undergone significant changes over the last ten years. Since the world recovered from the global financial crisis of 2008, the food service sector has been in steady growth, with even the mature US market forecast to see continuing increases of over 5% each year. In 2017, restaurant sales accounted for […]The post Can Blockchain Transform Loyalty in the Food Service Industry? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Blockchain|Market
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Bitcoin Price Analysis Nov.11: Support holds, still dangerous

cryptopotato | 11-11-2018

As mentioned on our previous price analysis, Bitcoin was facing the significant $6500 – $6530 resistance area. It has failed to break it, what lead a correction down with a current low at $6307 (Bitstamp), getting support on the ascending trend-line. Despite the fact that Bitcoin was looking positive, so far, it has failed to […]The post Bitcoin Price Analysis Nov.11: Support holds, still dangerous appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: BTC|Market|Trading
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Bitcoin Early Adopter Gave Away BTC Worth $100M: The Endless Dilemma

cryptopotato | 11-10-2018

Jeff Garzik, one of the earliest Bitcoin developers who started writing code for Bitcoin in July 2010, stated that he had given away 15,678 BTC (worth over $100 million) for developer bounties seven years ago. No regrets at all Mr. Garzik stated that he has “no regrets at all” about the giveaway as he was […]The post Bitcoin Early Adopter Gave Away BTC Worth $100M: The Endless Dilemma appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: BTC
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TRON’s New Record: Breaks Up Ethereum For Highest Number of Daily Transactions

cryptopotato | 11-10-2018

TL;DR TRON (TRX) has broken a significant record on November 9th by exceeding Ethereum’s all-time high number of transactions in a single day. The record of 1,349,890 transactions that ETH has been holding since January of this year has been replaced by 1,367,488 that TRON achieved, likely due to its TronDice gambling platform. Tron’s founder, […]The post TRON’s New Record: Breaks Up Ethereum For Highest Number of Daily Transactions appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: ETH|TRX
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Lessons Learnt from the Biggest Crypto Hacks in History

cryptopotato | 11-09-2018

As you may know, the cryptocurrency industry is extensively targeted by hackers. Unfortunately, attackers have been quite successful in this space with plenty of high-profile attacks targeting crypto services. In just the first half of 2018, $1.1 billion worth of cryptocurrency was stolen from victims. These hacks painted a gloomy picture of the security of […]The post Lessons Learnt from the Biggest Crypto Hacks in History appeared first on CryptoPotato.

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An Airplane on sell for BNB: Will the Binance token become a mainstream crypto way of payment?

cryptopotato | 11-09-2018

TL;DR Aeron is offering to sell an aircraft in exchange for crypto. The plane is for sell for 268,000 Euros, or 31,603 BNB or 446,666 ARN coins. This is a significant new development for BNB, as well as crypto in general, and it might represent a major step on the road of mass adoption of […]The post An Airplane on sell for BNB: Will the Binance token become a mainstream crypto way of payment? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Exchange|ICO
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Ethereum Price Analysis Nov.8: Sideways action. Soon to break down?

cryptopotato | 11-08-2018

The crypto markets or more accurate, the Bitcoin market has been trading in a minor uptrend channel over the last ten days: since August the 30 Bitcoin’s price had gained around 4%. Looking at a lower time frame view of the daily chart, BTC is still moving sideways inside the range of the descending triangle […]The post Ethereum Price Analysis Nov.8: Sideways action. Soon to break down? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Market|Trading|BTC|ETH
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Breaking: SEC Charges EtherDelta’s Founder for Operating an Unregistered Exchange

cryptopotato | 11-08-2018

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) had charged against the operator of the decentralized crypto exchange EtherDelta. According to the SEC, the agency charged EtherDelta’s founder Zachary Coburn for operating an unregistered national securities exchange. The SEC’s investigation of Etherdelta The U.S. federal agency identified the decentralized exchange EtherDelta as an “online platform for […]The post Breaking: SEC Charges EtherDelta’s Founder for Operating an Unregistered Exchange appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Exchange|Regulation
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Blockchain and Agriculture: Singapore-Based Firm Traces Apples via Blockchain

cryptopotato | 11-08-2018

TL;DR A Singapore-based company decided to employ blockchain technology for tracking apple shipments. If successful, the project will include many different kinds of fruits and vegetables and will represent a new prominent use case for this technology. Numerous similar projects recently emerged, such as Sentinel Chain that aims to provide banking services to farmers in […]The post Blockchain and Agriculture: Singapore-Based Firm Traces Apples via Blockchain appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Blockchain|Technology
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Bitcoin Price Analysis Nov.8: First Signs of Bullishness

cryptopotato | 11-07-2018

On our previous BTC price analysis, we’ve mentioned the significant bullish signal which is the RSI breakout on the daily chart. It hasn’t been long till Bitcoin passed $6500, for the first time since October 11. What might also contribute to the bullish environment is the increasing trading volume coming from South Korea. South Korean […]The post Bitcoin Price Analysis Nov.8: First Signs of Bullishness appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Trading|BTC|Market|Asia
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What is Bitcoin backed ERC20 (WBTC)? How could it change the Bitcoin – Ethereum interaction?

cryptopotato | 11-07-2018

TL;DR WBTC is a Bitcoin backed ERC20 token that combines the liquidity and public awareness of bitcoin with the developer ecosystem of Ethereum. WBTC could help boost the utility of Bitcoin by allowing it the be used in Dapps and decentralized exchanges The Ethereum network could benefit from now having a ‘2 token system’ where […]The post What is Bitcoin backed ERC20 (WBTC)? How could it change the Bitcoin – Ethereum interaction? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: BTC|ETH|ICO
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Bitcoin surpasses $6500: Interest on the rise in South Korea

cryptopotato | 11-07-2018

Wind of change? Bitcoin has risen by 1.5%, exceeding $6500 resistance mark for the first time since October 11. The bears have been hugging the world’s cryptocurrency markets since last December in such a way that they’ve lost 75% of their overall value during the first ten months of 2018. It’s not a new thing; […]The post Bitcoin surpasses $6500: Interest on the rise in South Korea appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: BTC|Asia|Market
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Crypto Clearance: Twitter Deletes Suspected Crypto-Related Accounts

cryptopotato | 11-07-2018

TL;DR According to our recent findings, the popular social network, Twitter, seems to have deleted quite a large number of fake cryptocurrency-related accounts. During the past week, Binance has lost more than 3000 followers. ICOs such as WePower, NEO and Stratisplatform lost an even higher percentage of their followers. It’s not clear if the deletion process […]The post Crypto Clearance: Twitter Deletes Suspected Crypto-Related Accounts appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Exchange
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Market Update Report Nov.6: Bullish days. Has the market sentiment changed?

cryptopotato | 11-06-2018

2017 brought the crypto market to the collective consciousness, but the declines of 2018 replaced enthusiasm with uncertainty. Can this trend change by the end of the year? This week the prices have brought the green color back to the market. The Bitcoin price climbs, and the alternative coins are celebrating and remind us of […]The post Market Update Report Nov.6: Bullish days. Has the market sentiment changed? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Market|Trading|BTC
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Ripple’s On Fire: XRP Surges 20% In 24 Hours (Here Is Why)

cryptopotato | 11-06-2018

Ripple is unstoppable after having the past few months full of positive events for the project. The cryptocurrency has increased its value from $0.46 to a current daily high of $0.57 – which is nearly a 20% rise – in a matter of 24 hours. Ripple’s current market cap is $21.6 B, very close to […]The post Ripple’s On Fire: XRP Surges 20% In 24 Hours (Here Is Why) appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: XRP|Market
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Victims Lose $130K in Elon Musk Scam through Movie Firm’s Twitter Hack

cryptopotato | 11-05-2018

The Twitter account of Pathé – Europe’s second largest film studio and the world’s second oldest operating movie company – was recently hacked netting perpetrators over $130,000 in BTC. Update: as of 5:30 pm (CET), Pathé has managed to recover its Twitter account. The scammers posted a sponsored tweet, in which they requested small amounts of […]The post Victims Lose $130K in Elon Musk Scam through Movie Firm’s Twitter Hack appeared first on CryptoPotato.

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Ethereum Price Analysis Nov.5: After a bullish weekend, will $205 support hold?

cryptopotato | 11-05-2018

As we predicted in our last ETH price analysis, the bulls pushed the price higher and managed to breach above the resistance level of the previous two week’s ‘trading channel.’ These are some positive midterm news for ETH: As long as the price manages to hold up these levels, the overall direction looks positive. We […]The post Ethereum Price Analysis Nov.5: After a bullish weekend, will $205 support hold? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Trading|ETH|Market
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Bitcoin Cash Up 30% in 3 days: What You Need to Know About the Upcoming BCH Fork

cryptopotato | 11-05-2018

TL;DR Bitcoin Cash has experienced an 30% price surge over the past 3 days. The BCH hard fork is scheduled for November 15th, the reason for the fork is due to a disagreement between NChain and Bitcoin ABC regarding the new upgrade. So far, the creation of a new altcoin was not announced, but the […]The post Bitcoin Cash Up 30% in 3 days: What You Need to Know About the Upcoming BCH Fork appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: BTC|Trading|Altcoin
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Bitcoin Price Analysis Nov.5: The bullish signal in the BTC daily chart

cryptopotato | 11-05-2018

Over the past days, Bitcoin has had a steady rise, back to the good old $6400 range from October. Yesterday we saw a beautiful green candle with a peak of $6470 (Bitstamp), but unfortunately not yet convincing trading volume. What is nice to notice, is a long-term bullish signal: The 1-day RSI indicator had breached […]The post Bitcoin Price Analysis Nov.5: The bullish signal in the BTC daily chart appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Trading|BTC|Market
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Coinbase Exchange – Beginner’s Guide

cryptopotato | 11-04-2018

Coinbase is a cryptocurrency wallet/exchange that was founded in 2012 and is based in San Fransisco. The digital currency exchange is said to serve about 20 million clients across 32 countries, led by the US. Within a year of its establishment, Coinbase became the highest funded crypto startup and is currently the biggest exchange across […]The post Coinbase Exchange – Beginner’s Guide appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Exchange|BTC|Altcoin
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Market Watch Nov.4: Stability ahead of SEC’s deadline

cryptopotato | 11-04-2018

The crypto markets are experiencing a flush of greens over the past 24 hours, except for few altcoins that are recording minor losses. Bitcoin continues to hold its stability, following last month trading, recording about 0.20% gains in the day. Ethereum is also on the green side of the market with a 0.33% gain. At […]The post Market Watch Nov.4: Stability ahead of SEC’s deadline appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Market|BTC|ETH|Trading|Altcoin
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Why Security Tokens Could Help Redefine What it Means to be an Accredited Investor.

cryptopotato | 11-03-2018

The cryptocurrency revolution has long been synonymous with the idea of financial freedom and the ability of people to take control of how they store,  spend and invest their money. This libertarian ideal has mostly been realized through Bitcoin and the slew of Altcoins that have entered the market in the past few years. However, […]The post Why Security Tokens Could Help Redefine What it Means to be an Accredited Investor. appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: ICO|Business|BTC|Market|Altcoin
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Nasdaq and Morgan Stanley Move to Research Crypto Space

cryptopotato | 11-02-2018

TL;DR Morgan Stanley and Nasdaq have recently decided to become more invested in the crypto space. As more and more financial institutions develop an interest in cryptocurrencies, researching the space has become a new priority for many of them. Now, both of these institutions started providing reports of their findings during Bitcoin and crypto research […]The post Nasdaq and Morgan Stanley Move to Research Crypto Space appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: BTC
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Ethereum Price Analysis Nov.2: Will ETH finally overcome the $205 resistance?

cryptopotato | 11-02-2018

The BTC chart is currently trading in the middle part of the triangle formation from the daily chart. This descending triangle or falling wedge formation (depending on your personal viewpoint) is the leading formation in the crypto market at the moment, and the break out of this formation will determine the market’s next direction. The […]The post Ethereum Price Analysis Nov.2: Will ETH finally overcome the $205 resistance? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: ETH|Market|Trading|BTC
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Bitcoin Price Analysis Nov.2: Testing resistance for a possible move up

cryptopotato | 11-01-2018

On our previous analysis, we expected a Bitcoin move. Not long afterwards, Bitcoin broke the tight range it was traded at over the two weeks between October 15 and October 29. While the stock markets are going crazy, Bitcoin is the new “stable coin”. The move (down) broke the tight range with an immediate target […]The post Bitcoin Price Analysis Nov.2: Testing resistance for a possible move up appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: BTC|Market|Trading|Business
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A Breakthrough? Tether has a new Bahamas-based bank

cryptopotato | 11-01-2018

Tether announced today that it had opened a $1.8 billion bank account in the Commonwealth of The Bahamas at Deltec Bank & Trust Limited. According to Tether – that has a long history of scandals, as well as a vast number of recent negative events -, the bank accepted the company as a client after […]The post A Breakthrough? Tether has a new Bahamas-based bank appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Fiat|USDT
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IBM and Maersk’s Struggles Cast a Shadow Over Private Blockchain

cryptopotato | 11-01-2018

TL;DR IBM and Maersk’s joint venture is struggling to attract shipping carriers due to concerns over who ultimately owns the IP for the blockchain network This setback raises questions about the viability of private permissioned blockchains versus public permissionless ones Enterprises like IBM and Maersk seeking to participate in blockchain networks have to embrace a […]The post IBM and Maersk’s Struggles Cast a Shadow Over Private Blockchain appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Blockchain
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Bakkt To Act As a Digital Asset Clearing House In Its First Phase

cryptopotato | 11-01-2018

Cryptocurrency exchange Bakkt tweeted that in the first phase of the project, it will work with the Intercontinental Exchange’s (ICE) markets in clearing “to deliver institutional-grade risk management, physical delivery, and warehouse solutions.” According to the company, such solutions “do not exist today.” Bakkt emphasized that the clearinghouse risk committee of the ICE Clear US, […]The post Bakkt To Act As a Digital Asset Clearing House In Its First Phase appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Exchange|Market
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Houbi Marks US as Its Next Target, a Special Interview

cryptopotato | 10-31-2018

During the StartEngine Summit in LA, we got a chance to interview Will Wang. Will is the Head of Business Development and Investment in North America for Huobi. Huobi is a Hong Kong digital asset exchange, and one of the largest players in the crypto space today. We discussed many topics and events occurring in […]The post Houbi Marks US as Its Next Target, a Special Interview appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Exchange|Asia|Business
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Ethereum Price Analysis Oct.31: ETH Picks a Side?

cryptopotato | 10-31-2018

After a few very boring days with a sideways move and with very slim volatility, the market showed us some signs of life. BTC had a single digit move down toward the lower trend line of the long-lasting triangle formation that we have seen in the daily chart for a very long time. And at […]The post Ethereum Price Analysis Oct.31: ETH Picks a Side? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: ETH|Market|Trading|BTC
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TRON’s First dApp Hits 1 Billion TRX-Large Payout

cryptopotato | 10-31-2018

TL;DR TRON’s creator, Justin Sun, has recently announced that TRON blockchain’s first dApp has seen a payout of over 1 billion TRX in less than two weeks. TRONbet currently has around 180,000 transactions per day, which is 20% of TRONs total transactions. Despite the fact that its MainNet is recently launched, TRON already has around […]The post TRON’s First dApp Hits 1 Billion TRX-Large Payout appeared first on CryptoPotato.

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Happy Birthday: Bitcoin is Celebrating 10 Years Today – A Glance to its First Decade

cryptopotato | 10-31-2018

TL;DR Bitcoin appeared as a concept on October 31, 2008, but it was officially launched only a few months ago, in early 2009. Soon after Bitcoin appeared, it attracted attention: Investors grew curious, exchanges started appearing within only a few years, and numerous altcoins emerged, wishing to share BTC success. The 2014 hacking attack on […]The post Happy Birthday: Bitcoin is Celebrating 10 Years Today – A Glance to its First Decade appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: BTC|Altcoin|Business
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Market Update Report Oct.30: Traditional markets collapse, BTC bears are back?

cryptopotato | 10-30-2018

When everyone thought that Bitcoin had become a stablecoin and that the Alternative market was beginning to wake up, the trend reversed. Bitcoin’s price corrected, and declined and the entire market followed. Could this be the effect of a Wall Street correction? Meanwhile, Tether’s rate has stabilized and is now trading at around $0.993. Although […]The post Market Update Report Oct.30: Traditional markets collapse, BTC bears are back? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Market|BTC|Trading
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Will Digitex’s launch of its exchange be an alternative to Bitmex?

cryptopotato | 10-30-2018

TL;DR Traders need effective exchanges to trade on, especially for leveraged trading, which can yield higher profits or losses. Bitmex is currently struggling as their exchange has not made the necessary progress to effectively support such a large user base. Digitex will launch their exchange in late Q4, 2018. They also have their own token, […]The post Will Digitex’s launch of its exchange be an alternative to Bitmex? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Exchange|ICO|Trading
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Are Decentralized Social Networks the Only Hope for Free Speech?

cryptopotato | 10-29-2018

TL;DR The Internet has increasingly become a less tolerant place for radical ideas Large social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube enforce censorship based on protecting their users’ right not to feel ‘uncomfortable’ Decentralized social networks are the only possible solution to this problem. However, the current class of crypto platforms – Steemit, Minds, […]The post Are Decentralized Social Networks the Only Hope for Free Speech? appeared first on CryptoPotato.

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India Crypto Scene Grows More Unstable Due To Arrest of Unocoin Founders

cryptopotato | 10-29-2018

TL;DR Indian law enforcement recently arrested two founders of a crypto trading company, Unocoin, for installing a cryptocurrency ATM in Bengaluru. Reasons behind the arrest remain unclear, as owning or trading cryptocurrencies is not illegal in India. The situation is currently unresolved, and will likely remain that way until the Indian government makes a decision […]The post India Crypto Scene Grows More Unstable Due To Arrest of Unocoin Founders appeared first on CryptoPotato.

Categories: Trading|Regulation