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Chinas Internet Agency Regulator Has Strict Demands For Blockchain Startups

China’scentral internet regulator has issued strict rules targeting blockchaincompanies and entities operating in China. The Cyberspace Administration of China haspublished draft regulations on Friday demandingblockchain-based information service pr...

CCN

10/22/2018

Bank of Japans Deputy Governor Doubtful Over the Effectiveness of Cryptocurrencies

Bank of Japans Deputy Governor Doubtful Over the Effectiveness of Cryptocurrencies

In theory, a Central bank cryptocurrency could help enhance a nations monetary policy by allowing Central Banks to charge interest on deposits of households and firms, encouraging people to spend rather than hoard their money. According to a Reuters artic...

BTCManager

10/22/2018

The Revolutionary Anonymous? BEAM (Mimblewimble based) launches 2nd Testnet; Special interview

This week we had the privilege to meet Alex Romanov, the CTO of BEAM, The new confidential and scalable privacy coin which is based on the innovative Mimblewimble protocol. The company currently has 20 employees, among them: CEO Alexander Zaidelson, CMO B...

Crypto Potato

10/22/2018

Swiss-Based Trade.IO Exchange Loses 50 million TIO Tokens

Just as reports of increased hacking activity are surfacing, another exchange faced a mysterious vulnerability which affected a supposedly secure cold storage wallet....

CryptoVest

10/22/2018

Report: Cryptocurrency Job Market Continues to Grow

Report: Cryptocurrency Job Market Continues to Grow

Glassdoor, a California-based company that runs a recruiting and employer-review website, has published a report by its economic research department that shows growing demand for talent in the cryptocurrency industry, with U.S. job openings soaring by 300...

BitCoin

10/22/2018

Majority of Crypto Exchanges Exhibit Vulnerabilities: Study Report

Crypto exchanges are responsible for total losses of about $1.3 billion since 2010 due to vulnerabilities that have allowed hackers access to the digital assets, according to a report by ICO Rating....

CryptoVest

10/22/2018

TRON (TRX) Pulls Ahead of Ethereum in Daily Transactions

The TRON network, which relies on DPoS, has marked days of increased transactions while Ethereum lags....

CryptoVest

10/22/2018

Under Pressure, Bitmain Releases Patch to Let Bitcoin Miners Activate Overt AsicBoost

Cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain has published a firmware update that allows bitcoin miners to activate overt AsicBoost, a technological upgrade that provides significant cost savings over conventional mining setups. Bitmain Firmware Enables Overt Asic...

CCN

10/22/2018

The cautionary tale of another failed ICO

The cautionary tale of another failed ICO

There have been many ICOs that have failed, and promises un-kept. Recently, it has been realized that, Hmstr.io, has swiped funds from crypto investors and the team members. Sifting through the ICO madness Many great ideas are coming out of the world of d...

CryptoInsider

10/22/2018

JPMorgan: US Recession by 2020 Has 60% Chance, is Crypto an Alternative?

$362 billion banking giant JPMorgan Chase has predicted a 60 percent chance for the next US recession to occur by 2020. In a global market crash, can crypto be a viable alternative to existing stores of value? The probability of a U.S. recession within on...

CCN

10/22/2018

Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology Related Jobs are on a Rise, Study Finds

Bitcoin and Blockchain Technology Related Jobs are on a Rise, Study Finds

Despite the prolonged bearish market and regulatory uncertainty surrounding Bitcoin the demand for talent related to Bitcoin and the blockchain technology has seen a steep rise in the year 2018, according to a report published by Glassdoor on October 18,...

BTCManager

10/22/2018

Accenture Tech Now Connects Corda, Fabric, DA and Quorum Blockchains

Accenture says its new "interoperability node" can connect the four big enterprise platforms: Hyperledger Fabric, R3 Corda, Quorum and Digital Asset....

CoinDesk

10/22/2018

EU Securities Group Advises Regulating Crypto Assets Under Existing Rules

A group that advises the EU's securities watchdog has recommended regulating most crypto assets under existing financial rules....

CoinDesk

10/22/2018

Norway Bitcoin Investor Murder: Suspect on the Run, Wanted by Interpol

The Oslo police department has released the name and photograph of the suspect that they believe is behind the grisly murder of Heikki Bjørklund Paltto, the 24-year-old cryptocurrency investor who was murdered last week shortly after completing a sizeabl...

CCN

10/22/2018

Dash Colombia Expanding Adoption with Dash Invites Program

Dash Colombia Expanding Adoption with Dash Invites Program

Dash Colombia is continuing its adoption push with a new Dash Invites program to engage with local merchants and consumers. Dash Force News caught up with George Donnelly, Coordinator of Dash Colombia to discuss more of the Dash Invites program and their ...

DashForceNews

10/22/2018

Xsolla Adds Mobilego (MGO) As New Payment Method For Developers And Gamers Globally

Xsolla Adds Mobilego (MGO) As New Payment Method For Developers And Gamers Globally

OCTOBER 22, 2018 LOS ANGELES Xsolla, which provides game developers with a comprehensive suite of flexible tools and services to help launch, monetize and scale their games globally, today started accepting made-for-gaming cryptocurrency MobileGO (MGO)...

Crypto Potato

10/22/2018

Could Fenbushis Protege, Sentinel Chain, Disrupt The Cattle Industry? Post ICO Analysis and Token Price Valuation

Could Fenbushis Protege, Sentinel Chain, Disrupt The Cattle Industry? Post ICO Analysis and Token Price Valuation

The recent ICO madness where ICO investing led to multiples of returns on investment immediately the token was listed on exchanges is over, at least for now. According to Coinschedule, more than 1,000 startups raised a total of ~ $24,000,000,000 through c...

Crypto Potato

10/22/2018

Will SENC be One of The First Utility Tokens with Real Demand? Post ICO Analysis and Token Price Valuation

Will SENC be One of The First Utility Tokens with Real Demand? Post ICO Analysis and Token Price Valuation

The recent ICO madness where ICO investing led to multiples of returns on investment immediately the token was listed on exchanges is over, at least for now. According to Coinschedule, more than 1,000 startups raised a total of ~ $24,000,000,000 through c...

Crypto Potato

10/22/2018

Will bitcoin hit $1 million in the next few years?

Will bitcoin hit $1 million in the next few years?

Many people in the crypto space often mention Bitcoin (BTC) reaching $1 million per BTC. But why? Is it likely? The post Will bitcoin hit $1 million in the next few years? appeared first on Crypto Insider. ...

CryptoInsider

10/22/2018

PRIMEFUND CAPITAL A New Player on the Crypto Trading Market That Has Successfully Launched Its Investment Project

This is apaid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isnt responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to...

CCN

10/22/2018

Visa Integrates Open Source Hyperledger Tech for B2B Blockchain Payments

Visa is integrating open-source blockchain code from the Hyperledger Fabric ahead of the commercial launch of its own blockchain service for enterprise payments in Q1 2019. Visa B2B Connect, the payment giants enterprise blockchain platform that enables c...

CCN

10/22/2018

The Delicate Psychology of Stablecoins

Replacing tether's role in the crypto markets will require an obsession with maintaining transparency and trust....

CoinDesk

10/22/2018

The Daily: Global Cryptocurrency M&As Rise, US Town Halts Mining

The Daily: Global Cryptocurrency M&As Rise, US Town Halts Mining

In todays edition of The Daily, we look at how the current bear market is facilitating consolidation in the global cryptocurrency industry. We also focus on recent calls by an intergovernmental organization to tighten up rules on virtual assets throughout...

BitCoin

10/22/2018

NEM (XEM) Surges 10% as Foundation Signs MoU with UAE Ministry

The New Economy Movement (NEM)’s platform token XEM surged 10 percent against the dollar on Monday, rising from 0.0974-fiat to 0.1046-fiat. The XEM/USD formed a straightforward uptrend while attempting to retest the high from Sep 6 correction action...

CCN

10/22/2018