Another One Bites the Dust: Google Account Hacked in Twitter Bitcoin Scam

Google has become the latest victim of the rampant bitcoin “giveaway” scams proliferating on Twitter. For a little over ten minutes on Tusesday, the Twitter account of the...

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Google has become the latest victim of the rampant bitcoin “giveaway” scams proliferating on Twitter. For a little over ten minutes on Tusesday, the Twitter account of the online search giant’s suite of productivity apps and tools, G Suite, was hacked and used to promote a fraudulent bitcoin giveaway. Initially reported by Hard Fork, the fraudsters dubbed the giveaway...

Etheera (ETA) Hits the Big Time with 82,960% Growth Over Two Weeks

Another little-known token was propelled into the market cap top one-hundred this week, as Etheera (ETA) soared to 82,960% growth in the past fourteen days....

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Another little-known token was propelled into the market cap top one-hundred this week, as Etheera (ETA) soared to 82,960% growth in the past fourteen days. Etheera is an Ethereum-based token which launched in Q1 of 2018, and only made it onto data-aggregators like CoinMarketCap by October of the same year. The project aims to become a decentralized,...

South Korean Lawyers Lobby for Cryptocurrency, Investor Protection Laws

The Korean Bar Association has called on the government to establish a legal framework for the cryptocurrency and blockchain sector. In a news conference at...

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The Korean Bar Association has called on the government to establish a legal framework for the cryptocurrency and blockchain sector. In a news conference at the Korean parliament on Thursday, the Korean Bar Association publicly urged the government to develop laws designed to protect investors whilst encouraging the domestic blockchain industry. In quotes reported by Reuters,...

It’s Not Money! ‘Bank for Central Banks’ Slams Bitcoin

Contrary to the notion among many crypto enthusiasts that bitcoin is a speculative investment with major upside potential, a stakeholder in the legacy financial sector...

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Contrary to the notion among many crypto enthusiasts that bitcoin is a speculative investment with major upside potential, a stakeholder in the legacy financial sector has rubbished the value attached to digital assets, describing them as mere software algorithms with no utility. The verdict was given by the general manager of Bank for International Settlements...

Only 19% Chance Bitcoin Price Breaches $10,000 by June 2019: Traders

A drop in the bitcoin price’s daily moves has lowered the market’s expectations of reclaiming a five-figure valuation anytime soon. Options Traders Not Bullish on...

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A drop in the bitcoin price’s daily moves has lowered the market’s expectations of reclaiming a five-figure valuation anytime soon. Options Traders Not Bullish on Bitcoin Skew — a crypto analysis blog authored by two London-based derivative traders — claimed that bitcoin has only a 19 percent chance of breaching the $10,000-mark by June 2019. The report...

Bitcoin Cash Volume Surges 7x to $1.4 Billion in Crypto Market Recovey

Major cryptocurrencies including Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, and Litecoin have increased by more than 5 percent in value over the last 24 hours. The cryptocurrency market...

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Major cryptocurrencies including Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, and Litecoin have increased by more than 5 percent in value over the last 24 hours. The cryptocurrency market has started to demonstrate signs of recovery, as the daily trading volume of large digital asset trading platforms has increased over the past week. The volume of Bitcoin, led by...

IOTA Announces Ledger Wallet Compatibility

Cryptocurrency IOTA announced compatibility with popular hardware wallet Ledger today.  IOTA coin holders will be able to store their coins (MIOTA) on the ledger Nano...

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Cryptocurrency IOTA announced compatibility with popular hardware wallet Ledger today.  IOTA coin holders will be able to store their coins (MIOTA) on the ledger Nano S device. Details According to a release on IOTA’s blog, “[t]he Ledger hardware wallets integrate with the IOTA Trinity and Romeo Wallets and isolate user’s seeds (the key for their account) from...

Ukraine’s New Policy to Legalize Crypto, Considering Full Scale Adoption

In an official statement, the Ukranian government confirmed its plans to establish regulatory frameworks to legalize crypto in the region. As a part of an initiative...

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In an official statement, the Ukranian government confirmed its plans to establish regulatory frameworks to legalize crypto in the region. As a part of an initiative to consider and acknowledge cryptocurrency as an emerging technology, the Economic Development and Trade Ministry in Ukraine released a new state policy to oversee various cryptocurrency-related sectors which will be put in...

Hong Kong Exchange Prepares for Blockchain Trading Platform

Hong Kong Exchange and Clearing Limited (HKEX) has joined forces with Digital Asset to develop a blockchain platform for post-trade allocation and processing of trades....

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Hong Kong Exchange and Clearing Limited (HKEX) has joined forces with Digital Asset to develop a blockchain platform for post-trade allocation and processing of trades. This alliance was created under the Stock Connect programme with China, based on a FinExtra report. HKEX had been working on a prototype system for Stock Connect using Digital Asset’s platform...

CoinJoin Developer Sends Largest-Ever Anonymous Bitcoin Transaction

CoinJoin is a method of anonymizing bitcoins that developer Gregory Maxwell came up with in an effort to help bitcoin users remain anonymous. The idea is...

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CoinJoin is a method of anonymizing bitcoins that developer Gregory Maxwell came up with in an effort to help bitcoin users remain anonymous. The idea is simple: when two users both want to make a transaction, if they make the transactions together, their information remains private or at least very hard to discern. On yesterday’s 10th anniversary of...