Bitcoin is the most popular cryptocurrency for payments: 2gether report
Collaborative financial platform, 2gether, recently published its report on users' crypto-spending behavior, including an analysis of how they spend assets such as the world's largest cryptocurrency, The post Bitcoin is the most popular cryptocurrency for payments: 2gether report appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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Over 5,000 Ugandan Citizens File Petitions Over Cryptocurrency Scam
Over 5,000 Ugandan citizens have issued a petition to Parliament following the high-profile closure of cryptocurrency firm Dunamiscoins Resource Ltd., which took millions of dollars in client funds.
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After 7% Crash, Analysts Expect Further Bitcoin Price Drop: Here’s Why
Late last week, Bitcoin (BTC) finally broke out after days of consolidation, surging above $9,000 for the first time in weeks. At the high yesterday, the cryptocurrency was changing hands for $9,200, up some 40% in a month’s time as reported by Ethereum World News just the other day. But, on Sunday, BTC suddenly fell […]
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The SEC Is Telling People to Stay Away from IEOs
Initial exchange offerings (IEOs) are getting a bad rap from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), which claims that they’re just initial coin offerings (ICOs) under a different brand. IEOs Are Not What They Claim To Be The SEC is warning investors to steer clear of IEOs in that they could come from unregulated exchanges....The post The SEC Is Telling People to Stay Away from IEOs appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
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XRP’s Violent Rejection at Key Resistance Level Spells Trouble for What’s Next
Overnight, Bitcoin faced a firm rejection after attempting to garner significantly further upwards momentum. This instantly led major altcoins like XRP and Ethereum to drop in tandem, shinning a light on some potential underlying weakness within the crypto markets. It is important to note that while the latest downwards movement by many altcoins may simply... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Bitcoin’s Bull Market is Alive and Well if It Holds Above This Key Level
Bitcoin’s bulls were greatly disappointed to see the strong rejection the cryptocurrency incurred at $9,200 following what appeared to be an incredibly strong rally yesterday evening. The rejection at this level was drive by strong volume and shines a light on the fact that bears still have massive strength in spite of their recent weakness […]
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Convicted Scammer Embroiled in $30 Million Crypto Scheme Allegedly Fleeced Hundreds of US Investors
Boaz “Bo” Manor, a convicted hedge fund scammer, has been charged with raising over $30 million from investors in an allegedly fraudulent initial coin offering. Prosecutors say he ditched his real identity, donned red hair, grew a beard and masqueraded as “Shaun MacDonald,” a blockchain entrepreneur. Prior to surfacing in New York, the notorious scammer […]The post Convicted Scammer Embroiled in $30 Million Crypto Scheme Allegedly Fleeced Hundreds of US Investors appeared first on The Daily Hodl.
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Bitcoin Options swing away from Bakkt towards CME
Bitcoin Options are all the rage in the crypto-derivatives market and just like their predecessor, they are moving the way of the CME. Taking a cue from the $300 million+ Futures volume seen on the reThe post Bitcoin Options swing away from Bakkt towards CME appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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Bitpay Launches New Support For XRP, Users Now Able To Purchase Gift Cards With XRP
Bitpay is a platform used extensively in thousands of different businesses. It allows businesses and individuals to accept or pay in Bitcoin as well as other cryptocurrencies. Bitpay has recently added XRP as a supported cryptocurrency that can be used to purchase gift cards even for Amazon. Of course, this also means that customers will be […]The post Bitpay Launches New Support For XRP, Users Now Able To Purchase Gift Cards With XRP appeared first on ZyCrypto.
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How Real World Use Cases Will Drive Crypto Growth in 2020
Trusted reputation or global regulation? Usage simplification, or coherence with traditional finances? What will become the most important key to the global widespread adoption of crypto?
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No Way Kevin Mitnick is Satoshi Nakamoto
“It’s a complex set of steps, but essentially you’re building anonymity from your first connection to the internet.” So says Kevin Mitnick (pictured in the middle), who calls himself the...The post No Way Kevin Mitnick is Satoshi Nakamoto appeared first on Trustnodes.
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Sunday Digest: Bitcoin Price, BSV Pump and Dump, and Other News
Today is the day when Orthodox Christians submerge themselves in icy water to mark Epiphany, celebrating the baptism of Jesus in the River Jordan. Personally I prefer to celebrate my Bitcoin epiphany with a couple of icy beers, but you know, each to their own. Bitcoin Price: On The Up If last week, bitcoin price was all about $8k, then this week was all about $9k. Or to be more specific, would we get there?Read More The post appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
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Tezos Foundation announces mainnet faucet for developers
The Tezos Foundation is in the news after it announced the release of a faucet for the Tezos mainnet, one that allows developers and users to request XTZ tokens for development and testing purposes. AThe post Tezos Foundation announces mainnet faucet for developers appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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Ridiculous: Peter Schiff Lost Access To His Bitcoin Holdings
The popular economist and well-known nocoiner, Peter Schiff, has said that he’s lost all of his bitcoins because of a forgotten software. He took his rant to Twitter, outlining that the lost bitcoin has no market value, on top of having no intrinsic value as well. Peter Schiff Loses His Bitcoins Peter Schiff is a […]The post Ridiculous: Peter Schiff Lost Access To His Bitcoin Holdings appeared first on CryptoPotato.
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New Bill in Oklahoma Proposes Depository for Cryptocurrencies Used by Government
A bill has been introduced in the U.S. state of Oklahoma to establish a new type of state-chartered financial institution that will be “the central depository for virtual currency used by governmental agencies in this state.” The new establishment aims to provide financial and technical services to crypto innovators and developers. Also read: Regulatory Roundup: […]The post New Bill in Oklahoma Proposes Depository for Cryptocurrencies Used by Government appeared first on Bitcoin News.
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New Russian Prime Minister leads crypto-centric reforms
The new Russian prime minister, Mikhail Mishustin, known to be a crypto enthusiast, has called on the country to prioritize the development of the digital economy. The former head of Russian tax services on his appointment as PM vowed to transform the modern blockchain-powered state for the benefit of Russians. He said that Russia should implement modern information technologies and also, develop a national digital economy program. The state should become a digital platform that is created for people, Mishustin said. The new Russian prime minister, while serving as the head of Russian tax services, one of his most noted
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Bitcoin outperformed by altcoins with midcap, smallcap indexes in 2020
It is a common narrative in the digital asset industry that most of the time, Bitcoin is responsible for driving the market on a bullish surge. This is largely due to the fact that presently, Bitcoin The post Bitcoin outperformed by altcoins with midcap, smallcap indexes in 2020 appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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Bitcoin Highly Bullish Despite Selloff; Here’s What Could Propel it to $10,000
Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have incurred immense volatility over the past several days and weeks, which has come about as Bitcoin’s bulls and bears have engaged in an intense battle that has, over the past 24-hours, favored BTC’s bears. Yesterday evening the crypto rallied to highs of $9,200 before meeting significant resistance that... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Craig Wright Might Have the Private Keys to Access His BTC Stash
New details have emerged in the Craig Wright/ Ira Kleiman case. Reportedly, Wright has gotten a hold of the private keys that will potentially give him access to the secret bitcoin stash he’s been insisting exists for so long. He’s now ready to unlock those funds and hand over what he reportedly owes. Will Craig...The post Craig Wright Might Have the Private Keys to Access His BTC Stash appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
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Forensic investigator: Sudden shut down of the COSS exchange looks suspicious
A blockchain forensics expert claims that some of the money has gone to Binance. COSS disputes that it has done anything wrong.The post Forensic investigator: Sudden shut down of the COSS exchange looks suspicious appeared first on Decrypt.
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Amazon Wants to Turn Your Hand Into a Payment Option: Report
Tech giant Amazon wants you to pay with a wave of the hand rather than a plastic swipe, according to the Wall Street Journal. A WSJ article, citing undisclosed sources, reports that Amazon is building new high-tech checkout terminals that can be installed in brick-and-mortar stores. The terminals would enable consumers to link their credit […]The post Amazon Wants to Turn Your Hand Into a Payment Option: Report appeared first on The Daily Hodl.
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North Korea’s Crypto Conference Website Goes Down After Numerous Reports Surface
Sanctions experts at the UN are warning people not to attend the North Korean crypto conference slated for February this year. According to a Reuters report, the conference violates sanction imposed on The Hermit Kingdom. An earlier report by the UN showed that North Korea had managed to make about $2 billion from the crypto industry. […]The post North Korea’s Crypto Conference Website Goes Down After Numerous Reports Surface appeared first on NullTX.
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When Anti-Bitcoin Peter Schiff Lost his BTC…
Peter Schiff may be unable to sell his Bitcoin (BTC), after getting locked out of his wallet. Schiff, who has been critical of BTC and sees its price as potentially tanking, tweeted that his wallet failed to decrypt. Peter Schiff Loses Acess to his Bitcoin Stash Bitcoin wallets are not forgiving of lost passwords or key files, and Schiff said he effectively lost all his coins. I just lost all the #Bitcoin I have everRead More The post appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
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Monero Cryptominers Exploit Windows 7 EternalBlue Vulnerability
Monero crypto miners have exploited a Windows 7 security flaw to infect a network with malware.
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This Gold Bug Says Bitcoin is Worth $0 Because His “Wallet Forgot His Password”
Peter Schiff, a libertarian proponent of gold and an asset manager, has long been a skeptic of Bitcoin and other digital currencies. In fact, Schiff has been around commenting on the cryptocurrency throughout multiple of its cycles. Related Reading: Research Firm: 3 Use Cases Could Send Bitcoin To $1 Trillion Today, on January 19th, he continued... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Poloniex endangers users' privacy after partial revelation of email IDs
Poloniex, a noted crypto-exchange, has been at the receiving end of a lot of flak ever since it split from Circle, its parent company, in an attempt to rebrand itself as Polo Digital Assets. AdditionaThe post Poloniex endangers users' privacy after partial revelation of email IDs appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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Peter Schiff Lost His Bitcoin, Claims Owning Crypto Was a ‘Bad Idea’
Crypto critic Peter Schiff claims he has lost access to his Bitcoin wallet, Anthony Pompliano attempts to help recover the funds
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Marketing DAO wants to up Ethereum’s meme game
Ethereum Marketing DAO wants to improve the blockchain's public image. And proposals are now open.The post Marketing DAO wants to up Ethereum’s meme game appeared first on Decrypt.
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Bitcoin's price after halving crucial to economical mining: Hut8Mining's Kiguel
"Bitcoin is here to stay. There's no question in my mind," said Andrew Kiguel, CEO of Hut8Mining, on the latest edition of the ‘Untold Stories’ podcast. During the same, host Charlie Shrem asked KThe post Bitcoin's price after halving crucial to economical mining: Hut8Mining's Kiguel appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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Top-5 Cryptos This Week (Jan 19): BSV, DASH, ETC, MIOTA, BCH
After an amazing week which saw numerous cryptocurrencies notch double-digit gains, traders can wait for the current dip to playout before initiating fresh positions once again
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Peter Schiff: ‘I Just Lost All the #Bitcoin I Have Ever Owned’
On Sunday (January 19), famous gold bug and Bitcoin critic Peter Schiff claimed that he had lost access to all of his Bitcoin holdings.
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Report: China’s blockchain startups got $3.5 billion in 2019
That’s half as much as in 2018. Also: The PlusToken scam is alive and well—and more, in Da Bing: A weekly round up of crypto China.The post Report: China’s blockchain startups got $3.5 billion in 2019 appeared first on Decrypt.
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Tianjin Customs Uses Blockchain for the Entire Process of Cross-Border Trade
Tianjin Customs has taken various measures to promote the pilot project of blockchain application to boost trade facilitation, build the nation's first “maritime transport + air transport” cross-border trade blockchain platform
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Trillbit: A new way to transact with crypto over the 'Internet of sound'
Trillbit transmits sound waves to confirm transactions on a blockchain.The post Trillbit: A new way to transact with crypto over the 'Internet of sound' appeared first on Decrypt.
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Litecoin's value in USD & BTC to rise by 10%
Litecoin, like all altcoins, has suffered through the uber-bear market trend downwards for over six months. The pre-halving rally made the downtrend even worse. However, the silver to Bitcoin's gold sThe post Litecoin's value in USD & BTC to rise by 10% appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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$69M Bithumb tax fine has no legal standing, NTS ruling contested
Bithumb, a major South Korean crypto exchange firm, the $69million Bithumb tax fine imposed by the National Tax Service (NTS) in November 2019 nullified by the tax tribunal. A local newspaper, The Korean Times reported earlier this month that the crypto firm Bithumb, filed a complaint with NTS that the imposed the tax fine is groundless because cryptocurrency is not a legally recognized currency. The NTS has claimed that gains withdrawn from accounts held by foreigners are taxable income, and therefore, it has the right to impose such tax. However, Choi Hwoa-in, an adviser to Financial Supervisory Service, said that
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Bitcoin Hash Rate Hit a New ATH, And It’s Crucial Leading Up to Halving
The Bitcoin network hash rate has reached an all-time high at 126 quintillion hashes per second. By comparison, this time last year, the network was hashing at just 38 quintillion hashes per second. However, of more considerable significance is what this indicates. And that is a trend towards increasing miner confidence. As such, concerns over... The post appeared first on NewsBTC.
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Why the Tezos Foundation is giving away XTZ tokens
The Tezos Foundation earlier this week released the “Tezos Foundation’s Faucet,” available to everyone with a Tezos wallet. Here's how it works.The post Why the Tezos Foundation is giving away XTZ tokens appeared first on Decrypt.
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Did ETH Mini-Crash Bitcoin?
Who is pulling who is a question with a moving answer, but observers would have noticed something yesterday when bitcoin briefly rose above $9,000. It started first with eth, arguably,...The post Did ETH Mini-Crash Bitcoin? appeared first on Trustnodes.
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Libra won’t launch in 2020, majority of 2020 Outlook Survey respondents say
A majority of respondents to The Block's 2020 Outlook Survey believe Libra, the cryptocurrency project begun by Facebook, won't launch this year.The post Libra won’t launch in 2020, majority of 2020 Outlook Survey respondents say appeared first on The Block.
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Digital Dollar Project Officially Kicks Off to Push Exploration of New US Currency
Christopher Giancarlo, former Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, along with Charles Giancarlo and Daniel Gorfine, are teaming up with Accenture to launch the Digital Dollar Project to develop a US central bank digital currency (CBDC). Says Giancarlo, “The digital 21st century is underserved by an analog reserve currency. A digital dollar would help […]The post Digital Dollar Project Officially Kicks Off to Push Exploration of New US Currency appeared first on The Daily Hodl.
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Decentralization Philosophy Part 1 – From Buddha to the Conquistadors
Earlier this week, the Let's Talk Bitcoin! Show gathered to discuss decentralization in blockchain projects, the historical context of decentralized organizations, the robustness it conveys but also the difficulties it engenders...
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Ethereum, Binance Coin beat Bitcoin as 2020's biggest gainers
Altcoins have still got a leg-up over Bitcoin, despite the king coin's massive pump. During the late hours of 18 January, Bitcoin broke the $9,000 ceiling for the first time since November, with the wThe post Ethereum, Binance Coin beat Bitcoin as 2020's biggest gainers appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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Bitcoin Plunges To $8,600 After Reaching $9,100 Resistance. Is $10,000 Within Reach?
Earlier in the day, Bitcoin gained more than 2% to climb above $9,100. The asset, however, met major resistance around this position. Shortly after testing this high, the asset plunged and lost around $500 to bottom at $8,600 where it has been trading around since the market rally last week. In its new $9K high, […]The post Bitcoin Plunges To $8,600 After Reaching $9,100 Resistance. Is $10,000 Within Reach? appeared first on ZyCrypto.
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Malaysia Announces Digital Asset Guidelines
The Securities Commission Malaysia has published the country’s guidelines on digital assets which set out the regulatory framework for token sales. All token offerings must now be carried out only through platforms approved by the commission. The guidelines also detail the obligations of approved platforms as well as the requirements token issuers must meet. Also […]The post Malaysia Announces Digital Asset Guidelines appeared first on Bitcoin News.
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XRP fractal shows possible drop to $0.22 before February
Following the sudden rise in XRP's value from the $0.184 mark to $0.225 in just three days, beginning from 3 January, the coin has been making steady gains, rising all the way up to $0.25. However, XRThe post XRP fractal shows possible drop to $0.22 before February appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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Is this the end of Malta's reign as Blockchain Island?
Malta has a new prime minister, replacing trailblazer Joseph Muscat. What will happen to the startups lured to Blockchain Island by his visionary promises?The post Is this the end of Malta's reign as Blockchain Island? appeared first on Decrypt.
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Bitcoin [BTC] Price Action Recalls the Bears, as Bounce above $8,500 Keeps them at Bay
Bitcoin [BTC] eminent pull-back seems to have finally occurred and the whales seems to have timed a large shake-shout of long orders. The Price Action [...]The post Bitcoin [BTC] Price Action Recalls the Bears, as Bounce above $8,500 Keeps them at Bay appeared first on Coingape.
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CME Bitcoin Futures premium back to double digits
If institutional investors are to be believed, the only way for Bitcoin is up. With Bitcoin breaking $9,000 for the first time since November and showing the first signs of actual volatility this yThe post CME Bitcoin Futures premium back to double digits appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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Trezor One Review: Can it still compete in 2020?
Despite being almost six years old, the Trezor One is still worth a look for those seeking hardware wallet security on a budget.The post Trezor One Review: Can it still compete in 2020? appeared first on Decrypt.
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