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Wyoming Moves to Lift Cryptocurrency Property Tax

The post Wyoming Moves to Lift Cryptocurrency Property Tax appeared first on CCN Wyoming just gave Americans another reason to live there. In a one-two punch to theUS Fed, the Wyoming Senate Bill 111 was introduced on Feb. 16, moving to exempt cryptocurre...

CCN

02/19/2018

High Life: Florida Yacht Broker Accepts Cryptocurrency for Payments

High Life: Florida Yacht Broker Accepts Cryptocurrency for Payments

Florida-based yacht broker Denison Yachting announced the company now accepts bitcoin and other cryptocurrency projects as payments for its latest high-end yachts. The announcement came at the popular annual Miami International Boat Show event. Also see:I...

BitsOnline

02/19/2018

Dash, FanDuel Present Crypto Cup: NBA Playoff Cryptocurrency Contest

Dash, FanDuel Present Crypto Cup: NBA Playoff Cryptocurrency Contest

NBA playoffs, fantasy sports, and the cryptoverse are now being wed thanks to the new Crypto Cup — a collaboration between FanDuel and the payments cryptocurrency project Dash.The event, “presented by Dash,” will see the top winners rece...

BitsOnline

02/19/2018

Open Source Community KDE Receives $200,000 in Bitcoin from The Pineapple fund

The post Open Source Community KDE Receives $200,000 in Bitcoin from The Pineapple fund appeared first on CCN Today open-source community KDE received $200,000 from The Pineapple Fund. KDE is an open-source community that creates free software for both de...

CCN

02/19/2018

Israel Confirms It Will Tax Bitcoin as Property

Israel has confirmed that it will treat cryptocurrencies as taxable assets in a new circular published on Monday....

CoinDesk

02/19/2018

Polish Central Bank Paid Multiple YouTubers to Discredit Cryptocurrencies

Polish Central Bank Paid Multiple YouTubers to Discredit Cryptocurrencies

It has become painfully obvious that various governments around the world have no love lost for Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. In Poland, things have gotten a bit out of hand in recent months. So much, even, that the country’s central bank,in c...

The Merkle

02/19/2018

US Lawmakers Build Appetite for Cryptocurrency Regulation

The post US Lawmakers Build Appetite for Cryptocurrency Regulation appeared first on CCN The White House may not believe that the US will pursue cryptocurrency regulation anytime soon, but federal lawmakers themselves have cultivated quite an appetite for...

CCN

02/19/2018

Bitcoin Price Goes Bullish Again: A Light at the End of the Tunnel?

Bitcoin Price Goes Bullish Again: A Light at the End of the Tunnel?

With last weeks recovery, the bitcoin price could break the bearish trend and cut it off. And to the joy of many enthusiasts, the current momentum could be strong enough to start a new bullish cycle. Also read:Altcoins Unable to Achieve Singularity, Dueto...

BitsOnline

02/19/2018

Long Blockchain Is At Risk for Exchange Removal Again

Long Blockchain announced it would appeal a notice by Nasdaq informing it that its stock was at risk of being delisted....

CoinDesk

02/19/2018

Coinbase Users Significantly Overcharged in Processor Mixup

Coinbase Users Significantly Overcharged in Processor Mixup

Over the past week, Coinbase’s reddit thread was flooded with complaints of users being exceedingly overcharged causing some to even have their accounts drained and shut down. Concerned and frantic users posted their issues to only be answered by su...

DashForceNews

02/19/2018

BitMEX Is Slightly Concerned About the Alleged Tether Hack

BitMEX Is Slightly Concerned About the Alleged Tether Hack

Tether is quite an interesting company with a rather dubious reputation among cryptocurrency users. BitMEX, one of the more popular exchanges, sees no issues with this company orits tokens. It is good tohear such an outspoken opinion being expressed, even...

The Merkle

02/19/2018

$850 Million: Telegram ICO Quietly Shatters Blockchain Fundraising Record

The post $850 Million: Telegram ICO Quietly Shatters Blockchain Fundraising Record appeared first on CCN Step aside, Filecoin, because the Telegram ICO has quietly shattered the blockchain-based fundraising record. According to a document filed with the U...

CCN

02/19/2018

Banks Buy Stakes in Blockchain Startup SETL

Citi joined Credit Agricole, Computershare, S2iEM and Deloitte as shareholders in the blockchain-based payment and settlements startup SETL....

CoinDesk

02/19/2018

What Is Monaco?

What Is Monaco?

There is a lot of fierce competition in the world of cryptocurrency-related debit cards. Although a lot of companies were forced to end their services, new competitors will emerge fairly soon. One of those companies goes by the name of Monaco, even though...

The Merkle

02/19/2018

Capping Promising Week, Bitcoin Tops $11,000 as Traders Look Ahead

Capping Promising Week, Bitcoin Tops $11,000 as Traders Look Ahead

With buy pressure returning and the beginning-of-the-year cryptoeconomy selloff seemingly over, the bitcoin price has once again risen over the $11,000 USD price point. The achievement is a straightforward indicator that confidence is steadily re-entering...

BitsOnline

02/19/2018

Banks Begone: UNs World Food Programme Builds on Ethereum Blockchain Money Transfers

The post Banks Begone: UNs World Food Programme Builds on Ethereum Blockchain Money Transfers appeared first on CCN The United Nations World Food Programme is expanding its Ethereum-based blockchain payments system to avoid the transfer fees incurred via ...

CCN

02/19/2018

Lisk (LSK) Pulls Relaunch Sooner, Price Boost Expected

The LSK market price has stalled around $30 due to a drop against BTC....

CryptoVest

02/19/2018

Ready, Set, Go; Venezuela Moving Forward with Crypto Presale Despite Many Warnings

Venezuela is readying to sell its Petro digital currency, as leaders remain oblivious to the many warnings that this is a very bad idea....

CryptoVest

02/19/2018

DASH at Blockchain Conference Saint Petersburg 2018

DASH at Blockchain Conference Saint Petersburg 2018

Blockchain Conference Saint Petersburg 2018 is an annual networking event for professional investors, traders, lawyers, legislators, businessmen, as well as people interested in the development of blockchain technology and innovations of the crypto indust...

DashForceNews

02/19/2018

What Is DeepBrain Chain?

What Is DeepBrain Chain?

There is no shortage of innovation in the world of blockchain and cryptocurrency. Some companies takethings to a whole new level by integrating innovative technologies. DeepBrain Chain is doing exactly that, asit combines artificial intelligence with bloc...

The Merkle

02/19/2018

Altcoins Unable to Achieve Singularity, Due to Bitcoins Dominance

Altcoins Unable to Achieve Singularity, Due to Bitcoins Dominance

As the most popular cryptocurrency, bitcoin undoubtedly has dominance in the crypto space. And that dominance towers over traders of “altcoins”, who watch as token prices seem to inevitably tank in correlation with bitcoin. Can they ever stand...

BitsOnline

02/19/2018

Lithuania's Central Bank Probes 100 Million Euro ICO

Lithuania's central bank has said it is probing Bankera's initial coin offering after determining that the token offered counts as a security....

CoinDesk

02/19/2018

Ethereum Classic Price Flirts with All-Time High as Callisto Airdrop Looms

The post Ethereum Classic Price Flirts with All-Time High as Callisto Airdrop Looms appeared first on CCN Speculation surrounding an impending airdrop has propelled the Ethereum Classic price within range of its all-time high. Ethereum Classic Price Flirt...

CCN

02/19/2018

Tezos Plans "Rogue Launch" After Rift with Swiss Foundation

The pre-ICO token may be displaced by a new asset, launched independently by the code owners, the Breitmans....

CryptoVest

02/19/2018