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Singapore’s MAS Shuts Down ICO and Forces It to Refund Investors

Regulators continue to pressure cryptocurrency exchanges and initial coin offerings. This is only ...

What Is Bitcoin Incognito Cryptocurrency?

For those people who can’t get enough Bitcoins in their life, a new option is emerging. Known...

Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency Drops to $7,300

At press time, bitcoin is trading for just over $7,300. This is a near $200 drop over the last 24 ...

OneCoin Activity in China Has Resulted in Nearly 100 Arrests Since 2017

It has been a while since we last heard anything about OneCoin. Although this blatant py...

British Company Successfully Trademarked the Term ‘Bitcoin’

Trademarks and patents are often frowned upon in the world of cryptocurrency. This decentralized t...

Tokenizer Simplifies the Process of Investing in Blockchain Startups

Hong Kong. May 27, 2018. Owing to the fact that it has become more and more difficult to purchase ...

London’s Metropolitan Police Seize $667,000 Worth of Bitcoin

Hackers and other online criminals will continue to pay close attention to Bitcoin and other crypt...

Tron Founder Aims to Decentralize the Internet by Acquiring BitTorrent

Tron has been one of the more successful cryptocurrency projects over the past year. Despite not h...

Blockchain Startup Hi Mutual Society Rolls Out Three Decentralized Mutual Support Insurance Products

In modern society, insurance is almost a fundamental requirement for a human being; financially pr...

Coinbase Rebrands GDAX to Coinbase Pro With Added Features

Coinbase has announced the launch of Coinbase Pro, the rebranded version of GDAX, which ...

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Niall Ferguson Tells Bank of England Bitcoin Is Financial System of the Future

Central bankers are being warned by researchers that the crypto revolution will overtake the sys...

Bogs and Wojaks: How Crypto Memes Help Traders Deal with the Downturn

The altcoin markets might be in freefall, ICOs dead in the water, and bitcoin nursing a fixed sc...

A London-Based Company Successfully Trademarks the Name ‘Bitcoin’

Multiple reports and public filings have shown a UK-based firm called ‘A.B.C. IPHoldings South W...

BTCC to Launch New Exchange Platform in June

Chinese crypto company BTCC has announced it will launch an upgraded exchange platform next mont...

This Week in Bitcoin: McAfee’s Bullish Prediction and a Guy Living in His Car

This week we learned that Deutsche Börse “Deep at Work” on Bitcoin and John McAfee predicted bul...

Despite 2018 Bear Trend, Top Ten Crypto Markets of 2017 Gain Average of 170% in 12 Months

In our latest historic snapshot analysis, we look at the performance of the top ten cryptocurren...

Bitgrail Exchange Ordered Down Indefinitely as Italian Court Upholds Halt

Earlier this month, Bitgrail’s principal Franceso Firano attempted to reopen the Italian cryptoc...

There’s a Bitcoin Themed Card Game On Kickstarter Called ‘Bitcon’

There’s a new card game called ‘Bitcon’ that’s been introduced on Kickstarter that allows people...

Project to Build Satoshi Statue Gains Support in Kiev

An initiative to erect a monument of Satoshi Nakamoto in Ukraine’s capital is gaining momentum a...

Six Japanese Public Companies Announce Plans to Launch Crypto Exchanges

This week, a number of companies listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange revealed their plans to ente...

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How to Mine Litecoin – The Complete Beginner’s Guide to Litecoin Mining

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Bitcoin News Summary – May 21, 2018

The post Bitcoin News Summary – May 21, 2018 appeared first on 99 Bitcoins . Here’s what ha...

Kyber Network Review

The post Kyber Network Review appeared first on 99 Bitcoins . Kyber Network is a decentrali...

HashFlare Review: Is This Cloud Mining Platform Legit?

The post HashFlare Review: Is This Cloud Mining Platform Legit? appeared first on 99 Bitcoins...

Bitcoin News Summary – May 14, 2018

The post Bitcoin News Summary – May 14, 2018 appeared first on 99 Bitcoins . Here’s what ha...

Zcash Mining Hardware for 2018

The post Zcash Mining Hardware for 2018 appeared first on 99 Bitcoins . Zcash is a privacy ...

What Determines the Price of Bitcoin (or Any Other Cryptocurrency)?

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ICO Marketing: A Guide to Building Your ICO Marketing Strategy

The post ICO Marketing: A Guide to Building Your ICO Marketing Strategy appeared first on 99 ...

Bitcoin News Summary – May 7, 2018

The post Bitcoin News Summary – May 7, 2018 appeared first on 99 Bitcoins . Here’s what hap...

11 Opportunities to Make Money with Bitcoins and Earn BTC Online

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Hodler’s Digest, May 21-27: Market Slumps, Crypto Investigations Abound, but Adoption Stays Strong

In crypto donation adoption news this week, a mosque now accepts Bitcoin for charitable donation...

Buy Bitcoin, Sell Your Altcoins, Says Pioneering Wall Street Blockchain Analyst

Bitcoin remains a strong buy and will see at least $10k by the end of 2018, but many other altco...

GDPR and Blockchain: Is the New EU Data Protection Regulation a Threat or an Incentive?

Could the new European data protection regulation (GDPR) become a threat to blockchain?

SEC, CFTC, IRS And Others: A Guide To US Regulating Bodies

A guide to the complex crypto regulation framework in the US: Here’s how SEC, CFTC, FinCen and I...

South African Police Investigate Alleged Crypto Ponzi-Scheme Involving 28,000 Investors

South African Police are investigating an alleged crypto investment fraud in which 28,000 invest...

Russian Central Bank’s Deputy Governor: Blockchain Tech Still Needs to ‘Mature’

The Russian Central Bank’s First Deputy Governor has said that blockchain is not yet “mature” en...

UK Financial Regulator Opens 24 Investigations Into Crypto Businesses for Compliance

UK investigates multiple cryptocurrency businesses for compliance, following US, Canada

Bank of England Governor: Open to the Idea of a Central Bank Digital Currency

The governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney said at an event in Stockholm that he is open to...

World’s Largest Diamond Jewelry Retailer Joins De Beers Blockchain Pilot

De Beers has announced that the world’s largest diamond jewelry retailer has joined its blockcha...

Shenzhen Gov't Partners With Tencent to Fight Tax Fraud With Blockchain

The Shenzhen municipal tax authority has partnered with Tencent to apply blockchain and AI techn...

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Cryptocurrency Exchange Shutdown Unrealistic: South Korean Finance Official

On January 18th the chairman of South Korea’s Fair Trade Commission Kim Sang-jo stated during a ra...

ZED Network Eyes US$600B Remittance Market With Stellar-Powered Payments Platform

Canadian startup ZED Network is looking to launch a new blockchain-powered global payments platfor...

Codex Unveils Blockchain Protocol For Arts And Collectibles Traceability

Blockchain startup Codex has unveiled its provenance-based protocol that aims to tap into the US$2...

Cornell Professor Claims Ethereum is More Distributed and Decentralized Than Bitcoin

According to a study led by Cornell professor Emin Gun Sirer, Cornell research professor Robbert v...

Blockchain-Powered Startup Stock Exchange Funderbeam To List Hatcher+ Portfolio Companies

Singapore-based venture investment platform Hatcher+ has announced that shares in its individual p...

BTC.com Lowers Bitcoin Transaction Costs Through Dynamic Fees and SegWit

BTC.com, the first bitcoin wallet platform in the cryptocurrency market to integrate Bitcoin Cash ...

South Korean Police Did Not Raid Cryptocurrency Exchanges, FUD Triggers Market

This week, several Western mainstream media outlets have falsely reported that South Korean crypto...

China’s Search Engine Giant Baidu Launches Blockchain Open Platform

Baidu, China’s search engine giant, has launched its very own blockchain-as-a-service (BaaS) offer...

Crypto Craze: Towards A Bursting Bubble?

Cryptocurrencies had an incredible year in 2017: Bitcoin jumped more than 1,300%, Ethereum rallied...

Kodak Stock Jumps 125% on ‘KodakCoin’ Cryptocurrency, ICO News

Shares of Eastman Kodak Company jumped 125% following news that the former camera and film giant w...

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Bitcoin Fees Temporarily Less Than BCH, Can This Continue?

Transaction fees are a hot topic of debate in the cryptocurrency world. There are numerous discuss...

Bitcoin and Crypto on Continuous Decline: Major Factors and Trends

The year 2018 hasn’t been kind to the cryptocurrency and bitcoin industry. All markets are bleedin...

One of the Largest Banks in the Philippines is Implementing Ethereum With ConsenSys

UnionBank, one of the biggest banks in the Philippines, is working with US-based blockchain softwa...

South Korea’s Biggest Cryptocurrency Exchange Will Ban Trading in North Korea and Iran

Bithumb, South Korea’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange alongside UPbit, has banned digital asset t...

Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis: Can BTC/USD Hold $7K?

Key Points Bitcoin price remained in a bearish zone above the $7,000 support against the US Dollar...

Ethereum Price Weekly Analysis: ETH/USD Approaching Crucial Break

Key Highlights ETH price settled below the $600 support level with negative signs against the US D...

Bitcoin Cash Price Weekly Analysis: BCH/USD’s Downtrend Intact

Key Points Bitcoin cash price remained under pressure and declined below the $1,000 support agains...

Sygnia Plans to Open Cryptocurrency Exchange Later This Year in South Africa

Cape Town-based asset management firm Sygnia Ltd. has plans to open a cryptocurrency exchange in Q...

TRON Creator Continues to Show an Interest in Acquiring BitTorrent Inc

TRON is one of the altcoins making a lot of headlines lately. After announcing its imminent main n...

Rapid Growth of Lightning Network Payment Channels Paints a Bright Future for Bitcoin

The Bitcoin ecosystem is set to undergo some major changes. One of the bigger upcoming development...

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ZombieChain Comes Alive: Can Ethereum Sidechains Save the Dapps?

Loom Network, which came up with the idea of dedicated "dappchains" for scalable decentralized apps,...

Leadership Shifts to Usher in New Era for Monero Cryptocurrency

New leaders with ambitious business strategies are on the rise within monero, seeking "usability for...

Blockchain Must Adapt to Build Trust in the Internet of Things

While there is tremendous promise for the tech, blockchain must evolve substantially to meet the uni...

Startup Behind Zk-Starks Tech to Seek Cryptocurrencies as Customers

Lead scientists behind privacy tech zk-starks have started a business providing the solution to bloc...

ZeppelinOS Software Launch Promises Easier Fix for Ethereum Contracts

ZeppelinOS wants to incentivize developers to create smart contract libraries which they can then im...

A 17th Century Mansion Is Being Auctioned Off on a Blockchain

The Palazzetto in the Palazzo Albertoni Spinola is being auctioned on a blockchain in a historic mom...

BitGo Is Building Its Own Digital Asset Custodian

Blockchain security startup BitGo has decided to build its own asset custodian, and will no longer p...

CryptoKitties Charity Auction Raises $15K for Children's Hospital

Bella's Kitty Den, a CryptoKitties marketplace, raised over $15,000 by auctioning donated collectibl...

Just One Top Crypto Bucked This Week's Market Downturn

Shadowing the losses in bitcoin, the top-25 cryptocurrencies have all fallen over the last seven day...

Chinese Blockchain Complex Offers Startups Millions in Subsidies

A new blockchain industrial park in China aims to attract talented individuals and startups by offer...

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Is Jack Liao Responsible for the Bitcoin Gold Network Attack?

There is a lot of speculation regarding the Bitcoin Gold issues. Some sources claim a mining pool ...

Kuwait Finance House Joins RippleNet for Improved Cross-Border Transactions

Financial institutions around the world keep a close eye on blockchain technology. This new t...

John McAfee Expects a Bitcoin Price of $15,000 by June 2018

John McAfee always has interesting opinions on cryptocurrency. While most of his social media post...

Storm Daniels Accepts Vice Industry Tokens Rather Than Verge

There has always been an interesting correlation between porn and cryptocurrency. Some people cons...

Japan’s Money Forward Will launch a Cryptocurrency Exchange

Cryptocurrencies remain incredibly popular in Japan. This is mainly because the country legalized ...

Spain’s Central Bank Governor Claims Cryptocurrencies Present ‘More Risks Than Benefits’

The Governor of Spain’s central bank has said that cryptocurrencies present ‘more risks than benef...

Rumors Surface Regarding Bitfinex Having a Bank Account in Puerto Rico

Bitfinex is one of the more controversial cryptocurrency companies. While a prominent exchange, th...

Traders Think Regulatory Crackdown on Cryptocurrency Market Is a Good Thing

The cryptocurrency market is undergoing a shift as the issue of regulation remains at the fore of ...

New Betting Trends: Bitcoin Betting on eSports Games

2018 seems to have been the year that consensus was reached around the world that Bitcoin, is here...

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‘Bitcoin Is The Future, Blockchain Is Bullshit’: Andreas Antonopoulos Preempts Consensus

Andreas Antonopoulos told conference members that “Bitcoin is the future and Blockchain is bullshi...

LockTrip Set for $500,000 Airdrop

There is no better feeling than seeing crypto you bought for nominal fees turn into thousands over...

3 Cryptocurrencies and an ICO with Major Events in June (ETC, EOS, ONT)

Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency space has struggled after the recent Consensus event in NYC failed ...

Cryptocurrency Payment Service Platform SoPay Launches Crowdfunding on the LEEKICO Platform

Sydney, Australia –  SoPay, a project aiming to develop a fast, private and easy-to-use digit...

CoinPennant Crowdsale Puts Copy Trading on the Blockchain

Copy traders give permission for investment decisions made by a more knowledgeable trader to affec...

51% Percent Attacks: Hacking a $2 Billion Dollar Cryptocurrency for Less Than $1.5 Million

Some PoW currencies are using the same mining algorithms as their larger counterparts, making it m...

Just How Big Will The 4th Pillar Be?

The 4th Pillar is out to solve Europe’s (and the world’s) workforce-related issues by upgrading th...

More than $8.5 Million in Bitcoin Seized by Israeli Police

A massive anti-money laundering action has been carried out by the cyber department of the State A...

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Rumour Has It…

Bitcoin price action continues to slide in favor of bears as the cryptocurrency dips below $8,000 ...