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Will Bitcoin hit $10,000?...
There are reasons to suspect that in the long term, Bitcoin may lose most or all of its value. One reason is competition. There is a growing number of rival cryptocurrencies, some of which may be better-designed than Bitcoin.
By rjx32 on 2017-11-29 00:36 UTC
Ethereum Founder Unveils Roadmap For Next-Gen Blockchain...
At the Beyond Block conference in Taipei, Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum's founder, unveiled the new architecture for the next-generation Ethereum 2.0 blockchain network.
By viper1 on 2017-11-28 02:53 UTC
Move Over, Bitcoin and Ethereum -- Make Way for Ripple...
Bitcoin and Ethereum aren't the only ponies in town when it comes to blockchain technology.
By Anonymous Submission on 2017-11-24 18:26 UTC
Amex Launches Blockchain-Based Business Payments Using Ripple...
American Express has introduced instant blockchain-based payments using Ripple, a fintech start-up, for U.S. corporate customers sending funds to UK-based businesses that bank with Santander UK, the companies said on Thursday.
By Anonymous Submission on 2017-11-17 08:03 UTC
A major vulnerability has frozen hundreds of millions of dollars of Ethereum...
Today is not a good news day for Ethereum. A vulnerability found within a popular wallet has frozen potentially hundreds of millions of dollars of the..
By ceres on 2017-11-07 19:47 UTC
Leading Banks In Using Ripple Blockchain Value Its Speed...
Bank payment specialists starting to use Ripple blockchain make clear to their own executives and regulators that this has nothing to do with bitcoin.
By livefreeordie on 2017-11-02 01:43 UTC
A bitcoin ETF may be the next big thing on U.S. exchanges...
Derivatives contracts could pave the way for the funds
By rjx32 on 2017-10-19 20:48 UTC
Bitcoin suffers its biggest plunge in a month as traders fear tighter regulations...
A report by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission raised fears about future regulations.
By viper1 on 2017-10-18 15:17 UTC
Russia set to take on Bitcoin with its own 'CryptoRuble'...
Having earlier called for crypto currencies to be banned, Russian President Vladimir Putin has now officially stated that Russia will issue its own CryptoRuble using Blockchain technology. According to communications minister Nikolay Nikiforov, CryptoRubl
By viper1 on 2017-10-16 16:28 UTC
Gates Foundation to Use Ripple Interledger Tech in Mobile Payments Push...
DLT startup Ripple is one of several firms to contribute to a new payments services app from the Gates Foundation.
By viper1 on 2017-10-16 16:26 UTC
Russia takes steps to ban cryptocurrency websites after Putin warns of 'serious risks'...
The Central Bank of Russia says crypto-markets are bad news for investors.
By viper1 on 2017-10-11 15:05 UTC
Russian Miner Coin raises $43 million in ICO to challenge China in bitcoin mining...
Russian Miner Coin (RMC) raised the equivalent of $43 million through an ICO last month, as it looks to challenge China and create a Russian Miner Coin (RMC) raised the equivalent of $43 million through an ICO last month, as it looks to challenge China an
By viper1 on 2017-10-09 14:35 UTC
North Korea tried to steal local bitcoin...
North Korean hackers targeted at least four local bitcoin exchanges earlier this year to steal digital currency, but failed, South Korea's cyber police said Wednesday.
By viper1 on 2017-09-27 19:29 UTC
Cryptocurrency jobs are popping up like crazy — even for non-techies...
A report released this month by Angel List indicates cryptocurrency jobs have risen by over 100 percent in the past six months. While Bitcoin value fluctuations may be testing investor confidence, the hiring market for blockchain-based technology remains
By ceres on 2017-09-25 17:32 UTC
Popular Chrome Extension Allegedly Hacked to Covertly Mine Cryptocurrency...
A popular Chrome extension that promises to improve security has been found to contain a JavaScript cryptocurrency miner, turning it into malware.
By viper1 on 2017-09-20 14:03 UTC
Bitcoin in the Browser: Google, Apple and More to Adopt Crypto-Compatible API...
With the help of Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Apple, the W3C is deploying a browser API that could extend cryptocurrency's payments potential.
By viper1 on 2017-09-16 16:32 UTC
Ethereum is plunging following reports China could ban cryptocurrency trading...
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Ethereum, bitcoin's rival, was trading down more than 17% on Thursday amid a crackdown on cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings.
By viper1 on 2017-09-14 19:07 UTC
China Bitcoin Exchange to Stop Trading Virtual Currencies Amid Crackdown...
The announcement by BTC China raises the specter of other exchanges shutting down Bitcoin trading in the coming weeks.
By viper1 on 2017-09-14 19:06 UTC
Bitcoin exchange BTCChina says to stop trading, sparking further slide...
Chinese bitcoin exchange BTCChina said on Thursday that it would stop all trading from Sept. 30, setting off a further slide in the value of the cryptocurrency that left it over 30 percent away from the record highs it hit earlier in the month.
By viper1 on 2017-09-14 19:05 UTC
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