Archive for April, 2016


A Bitcoin Exchange Just Got Approval to Operate Across the EU – WIRED

Forbes A Bitcoin Exchange Just Got Approval to Operate Across the EUWIREDFifteen months ago, hackers lifted more than $ 5 million from the bitcoin exchange operated by Bitstamp, a Slovenian company that aspired to push the digital currency across Western Europe. The hack wasn't nearly as large or as devastating as the one …Bitstamp Becomes […]

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Bitcoin Price Holding At $450

Bitcoin price re-attempted $ 450 (Bitstamp) and 2900 CNY (BTCC) earlier today. This analysis is provided by xbt.social with a 3-hour delay. Read the full analysis here. Not a member? Join now and receive a $ 29 discount using the code CCN29. Bitcoin Price Analysis Time of analysis: 14h00 UTC Bitstamp 4-Hour Chart From the […]

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U.K. City\’s Cryptocoin Offers Exchangeable Token For Volunteer Work

Will the blockchain really empower the disadvantaged as some of its advocates claim? If Lisa Bovill and Dave Shepherdson have anything to say about it, it will, according to The Guardian, based in London, U.K. Bovill, a public servant who specializes in welfare rights, and Shepherdson, a colleague, are trying to implement a new […] […]

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Born In Academia, Custos’ Novel Blockchain Application Fights Movie Piracy

Custos Media Technologies, a Stellenbosch, South Africa-based company that uses the blockchain to fight media piracy, marks one of the more unusual but interesting commercial applications of bitcoin. A pair of academics, G-J van Rooyen and Dr. Herman Engelbrecht, came up with the idea after working in “pre-commercial” research for the better part of the […]

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TransferWise CEO Thinks Talking down Bitcoin Is a Good Business Strategy

Mike Hearn wrote a Medium post which went viral and was the topic of much debate in the Bitcoin world. In his opinion, the Bitcoin community was dead. He wrote: “[Bitcoin] has failed because the community has failed… Worse still, the network is on the brink of technical collapse.” Hearn has spent considerable time in […]

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Altcoins Price Analysis (Week of April 17th): Ethereum, Litecoin and DASH – CoinTelegraph

CoinTelegraph Altcoins Price Analysis (Week of April 17th): Ethereum, Litecoin and DASHCoinTelegraphAltcoins Price Analysis (Week of April 17th): Ethereum, Litecoin and DASH. The current upward dynamics on Ethereum and Litecoin markets have the potential to grow into medium-term upward trends. The price of Dash is close to an important long-term … litecoin – Google News

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This Story About a Florida Man Involves Bitcoin and JP Morgan – Fortune

Fortune This Story About a Florida Man Involves Bitcoin and JP MorganFortuneA Florida man was arrested on Thursday for participating in a bribery scheme aimed at supporting an illegal bitcoin exchange operated by his son and owned by an Israeli behind a series of hacking attacks on organizations such as J.P. Morgan Chase JPM …JPMorgan Hack […]

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Newsflash: Bitcoin Price Touches $444, a 100-day High

Bitcoin price has made gains over the past few days to set a new 3-month high of $ 443.69 today. The Bitstamp Price Index struck $ 440 at 16:00 yesterday, April 20 and has remained to hover over the figure ever since. At the time of publishing, the price of bitcoin was trading at $ […]

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In the age of the Panama Papers, is Bitcoin technology the future? – PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour In the age of the Panama Papers, is Bitcoin technology the future?PBS NewsHourMany libertarian-minded privacy advocates think the future of financial secrecy lies with cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and the blockchain technology that supports them. These digital currencies enable anonymous transactions and have become deeply …Zooko: The Financial Industry Is Demanding Privacy for BlockchainsBitcoin Magazineall […]

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Why the Chief Digital Officer Should be the Optimus Prime of Your Organization – community blog from David Donovan

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