Bitcoin just surged above $6000, a record – CNBC

CNBCBitcoin just surged above $6000, a recordCNBCThis despite being criticized by JPMorgan Chase and BlackRock CEOs Jamie Dimon and Larry Fink. Dimon said last week at a conference that people who own the cryptocurrency are “stupid.” Fink, who spoke at the same conference, called bitcoin an “index …First World Fat Cat Jamie Dimon Doesn’t Understand Poverty, […]

Quiet Surge: Bitcoin Price Sets New High Just Below $6000 – CoinDesk

CoinDeskQuiet Surge: Bitcoin Price Sets New High Just Below $6000CoinDeskThe price of bitcoin has hit a new all-time high, crossing the $5,900 line for the first time. Markets climbed as high as $5,996.10, according to CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price Index (BPI). This figure surpasses the previous all-time high set on October 13 …

Bitcoin spikes to a record high near $6000 – Business Insider

Business InsiderBitcoin spikes to a record high near $6000Business InsiderBitcoin is closing in on the $6,000 mark for the first time on Friday, trading up 5.1% at $5988 a coin, according to Bloomberg data. The reason for Friday’s sudden spike is unclear. The cryptocurrency had been hovering little changed for most of the …Quiet Surge: […]

SportyFi – Decentralized Sports Investment Start-up Endorsed by Soccer Superstar Roberto Carlos

UK-based SportyFi will disrupt the sports financing market by setting up a blockchain-based platform for fans and small investors. This will give up-and-coming athletes the opportunity to overcome the final hurdle before their career takes off. To set up the platform, SportyFi will launch the SPF Token Crowdsale on November 14th, 2017, with a hard […]

Bitcoin boom prompts growth of coin-mining malware – BBC News

BBC NewsBitcoin boom prompts growth of coin-mining malwareBBC NewsThe booming price of Bitcoin and other crypto-coins has kicked off a gold rush among malicious hackers keen to cash in, warn security firms. Many sites are now harbouring code that secretly uses a visitors’ computer to mine the valuable e-cash coins.and more »

Tezos ICO Threatened by Internal Power Struggle

Tezos is one of the cryptocurrency ICOs which has received a lot of attention of late. After raising around US$232 million in short order, there are plenty of people with incredibly high expectations for this project. So far, it seems things are not exactly going according to plan, as an internal power struggle is diminishing the project’s chances of […]

ICOs, Airlines and Bitcoin ETFs – Bloomberg

ICOs, Airlines and Bitcoin ETFsBloombergHere is a fun Reuters investigation of events at Tezos, one of the more successful initial coin offerings in terms of fundraising (it raised $232 million worth of bitcoin and ether, now worth some $400 million), …