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Posted on 15 October 2019 | 7:32 pm

Crypto Markets Turn Red, While Bitcoin Price Takes a Hit Below $8,200

Crypto markets are turning red, with Bitcoin taking a sudden dip below the $8,200 price mark…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 6:39 pm

Blockchain Voting Systems — Can Democracy Rely on Them?

In the wake of West Virginia’s recent blockchain voting scandal, we investigate whether these platforms are really as good as advertised…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 6:35 pm

Bank of England Governor Carney Defends Facebook’s Libra Stablecoin

Bank of England governor Mark Carney defends Facebook’s choice to create a new currency…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 5:51 pm

A New Trend in Crypto Funding Campaigns: Companies Resorting to IEOs

The share of investments in IEO is becoming much larger and catching up with the IPO market indicators with the mass adoption of “multiple IEO” an…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 5:39 pm

Bear Trap? Bitcoin Price Bullish Divergences Emerge Amid Market Fear

Technical analysis shows signals of a potential beartrap forming in the crypto market while the overall sentiment shows signs of fear…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 5:30 pm

Layer1 Secures $50M from Peter Thiel, Others to Mine Crypto in Texas

Layer1 has raised $50 million from industry stakeholders including PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel and early stage investor Shasta Ventures…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 4:20 pm

UAE Financial Watchdog Asks for Public Feedback on Crypto Regulation

Regulators in the UAE will be collecting public feedback on drafted crypto asset regulation until Oct. 29…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 4:09 pm

EToro, The Tie to Track Crypto Sentiment on Twitter for Investors

EToro and The Tie partner on AI-based investment tool, which opens trades based on sentiment signals from Twitter…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 3:01 pm

CipherTrace Expands Monitoring Platform to 700 Tokens

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 2:58 pm

CipherTrace Expands Monitoring Platform to 700 Tokens

CipherTrace adds 700 tokens to its crypto intelligence platform…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 1:52 pm

US Congressman: Facebook Should Add Bitcoin, Not Create Libra

U.S. Congressman Warren Davidson says Bitcoin would be much better for Facebook than the introduction of a proprietary stablecoin like Libra…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 1:21 pm

Grayscale Receives FINRA Greenlight to Trade Large Cap Fund

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 1:21 pm

Nasdaq Lists AI-Powered Crypto Index for Top 100 Coins

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 1:01 pm

Nasdaq Lists AI-Powered Crypto Index for Top 100 Coins

Cryptoindex’s AI-powered CIX100 index has been listed on Nasdaq…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 12:49 pm

Blockchain and the Classroom — How DLT Can Improve Education

Blockchain technology continues to be adopted by educational institutions around the world…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 12:10 pm

Bitcoin Price Flat at $8.3K as Moving Average Indicators Flip Bearish

Bitcoin price headed for short-term $8K retest this week, say analysts…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 11:44 am

BOE’s Carney Defends Libra Concept as He Warns on Regulation

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 11:35 am

Wales to Develop Local Cryptocurrency to Underpin Mutual Credit System

Wales plans to test and subsequently launch its own cryptocurrency to boost the local economy…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 11:07 am

Hard to Kill: Research Finds Even ‘JokeCoins’ Have a 1.4 Year Lifespan

Most cryptocurrency projects wind up in the industry’s graveyard because of “death by abandonment,” according to new research…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 10:05 am

Oxford English Dictionary Adds ‘Satoshi’ — Bitcoin’s Smallest Unit

The Oxford English Dictionary now includes the word “Satoshi,” the smallest unit of Bitcoin named after its mysterious creator…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 9:58 am

Libra an ‘Important Catalytic Event,’ Says Swedish Central Bank Chief

The head of Sweden’s Riksbank says Facebook’s Libra is shaking central banks globally into action…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 9:27 am

Coinshares, Blockchain Launch DGLD Gold Token as a Bitcoin Sidechain

A consortium of companies launched a gold-backed token on the Bitcoin blockchain…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 7:58 am

Physically-Backed Binance Coin ETP Launches on Swiss Stock Exchange

Swiss SIX exchange gets another crypto ETP — Binance Coin…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 7:39 am

Bitcoin Network Transfers $1 Billion ‘For Price of a Cup of Coffee’

Bitstamp Bitcoin transactions needed fees to small to write…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 6:43 am

Consolidating Bitcoin Price May Be Setting Up Ethereum for a 30% Surge

Ether, XRP, BNB, ATOM and other altcoins are rallying higher as Bitcoin price is stuck in a tight range with a bearish bias…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 3:55 am

BitGo to Provide Institutional-Grade Custody and Wallets for Tron

BitGo will provide institutional-grade custody and wallets for Tron in November…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 1:30 am

Victim of Alleged Ponzi Scheme Receives Death Threats From OneCoin Fans

Duped OneCoin investor receives death threats after speaking out against the project…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 1:05 am

Bitcoin Price Touches $8,400 While 0x Jumps 16%

Bitcoin touches $8,400, while 0x jumps more than 16% on the day…

Posted on 15 October 2019 | 12:35 am

CME: Despite Pullback in Bitcoin Prices, Investor Interest Is Strong

Despite the Bitcoin price pullback, customer interest in CME Bitcoin futures has remained strong…

Posted on 14 October 2019 | 11:21 pm

Libra Association Holds Inaugural Meeting, Forms Board

The Libra Association has formed a five-member board and created rules for the consortium’s governance…

Posted on 14 October 2019 | 8:41 pm

Dubai, Emirates NBD Sign MoU on Blockchain Trade Finance Solutions

Dubai Chamber of Commerce signs MoU with Emirates NBD for blockchain-based trade finance within the Digital Silk Road initiative in the UAE…

Posted on 14 October 2019 | 8:15 pm

Price Analysis 14/10: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, LTC, EOS, BNB, BSV, XLM, TRX

Markets have been strong even in the spate of negative news. Does this indicate that a year-end rally is likely? Let’s analyze the charts…

Posted on 14 October 2019 | 7:04 pm

Europol: Crypto-Ransomware Remains Most Prominent Cyber Attack

Crypto-ransomware remains a top threat according to a recent report by Europol…

Posted on 14 October 2019 | 6:31 pm

Booking Holdings Leaves Facebook’s Libra Association

Leading online travel company Booking Holdings has left the Libra Association…