Archive | August 7, 2017

New Reality Docu-Series About Bitcoin to Explore Regulation

Ignition Creative have announced that they will be producing a “reality docu-series” exploring bitcoin regulation in partnership with Blockchain Entertainment. The series, titled Capital Makeover: Bitcoin Brigade, is set to feature former lobbyist, Jack Abramoff, who was recently imprisoned for fraud, tax evasion, and corruption charges. Also Read: The Evolution of Cryptocurrency Visuals, Memes, and Bitcoin […]

What Venture Capitalists See In Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, And Other Digital Currencies – Forbes

ForbesWhat Venture Capitalists See In Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, And Other Digital CurrenciesForbesOnce, cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin were popular among digital currency collectors—usually young technology savvy investors—enchanted with the promise these currencies offer to solve the ills of a global economy. Like the …Bitcoin extends record climb, as digital currencies on the riseMarketWatchBitcoin Is Now […]

[video] What are Altcoins and ICOs – Bitcoin Whiteboard Tuesday

The post What are Altcoins and ICOs – Bitcoin Whiteboard Tuesday appeared first on 99 Bitcoins. Today’s topic is altcoins and ICOs. In this episode, we’re going to go over some of the different cryptocurrencies out there and explain what are ICOs. So let’s get started!   Altcoins, or alts in short, are cryptocurrencies that […]

Bitcoin Price Hits $3440, CNBC’s Kelly Explains Why it’s Just the Beginning of a Rally

Bitcoin price surpassed the $3,440 mark on August 8, sustaining its upward momentum established by the imminence of the Bitcoin Core development team’s scaling solution and transaction malleability fix Segregated Witness (SegWit) activation. SegWit, a solution which experts including Blockstack co-founder Ryan Shea had previously described as a Swiss Army Knife of a solution due […]

Crypto Users to Invest in Real Estate Through REAL Platform

REAL, a real-estate crowdfunding company, announced the launch of its Token Sale, that will allow users to invest in real estate using their cryptocurrency. The Real Estate Asset Ledger (REAL) team aims to disrupt the world of real estate by applying blockchain technology to an industry that is historically inefficient and illiquid. REAL uses Ethereum […]

Ethereum Based Startup “Indorse” Seeks to Disrupt Reputation and Personal Branding Online

Indorse, a new social platform built on Ethereum, backed by blockchain business accelerator Coinsilium, is changing the landscape of social networking for professionals. Through a disruptive approach of peer-to-peer validation of people’s professional reputation and branding, Indorse is offering what other platforms are unable to provide to users – ownership of data and true social […]

Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis – BCH/USD False Break

Key Points Bitcoin cash price recently surged above the $400 level against the US Dollar, but quickly reversed gains. There was a break below a bullish trend line with support at $330 on the hourly chart of BCH/USD (data feed from Kraken). The price may move higher once again, but faces many resistances such as […]

Hackers Demand Millions in Bitcoin for Stolen HBO Files – New York Times

New York TimesHackers Demand Millions in Bitcoin for Stolen HBO FilesNew York TimesNikolaj Coster-Waldau as Jaime Lannister in an episode of “Game of Thrones,” which was targeted in a recent hack of HBO. Credit Macall B. Polay/HBO, via Associated Press. Hackers using the name “Mr. Smith” posted a fresh cache on Monday of stolen …and more »

Who is Spoofy, and How is He Manipulating Bitcoin’s Price?

Most cryptocurrency enthusiasts will agree that people manipulate the Bitcoin market. Even though Bitcoin should be all about a free market, the rich and wealthy -known as whales- are in a position to muck around with the price as they see fit. There are rumors circulating about an entity called “Spoofy”, who is -or are- manipulating […]

Rivetz Partners with Parity Technologies to Improve Security on the Blockchain

RICHMOND, Mass., Aug. 7, 2017. Rivetz Intl. today announced an advisory agreement with Parity Technologies Ltd (formerly known as Ethcore), the blockchain core technology company and creator of the Parity Ethereum software, to improve cyber security on the blockchain. Parity Technologies will guide Rivetz on the integration of cyber security controls into blockchain networks and smart […]

The Bitcoin Cash Fork Was a Dangerous Trick – Fortune

FortuneThe Bitcoin Cash Fork Was a Dangerous TrickFortuneThe newly created Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is a rushed spinoff of Bitcoin (BTC), a clonecoin of which there have been many in Bitcoin’s past. Because the name is confusing, many have taken to calling it “Bcash” to avoid buyer confusion. There have been …Bitcoin tops $3400 as investor […]