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31.07.2019
10:06 Yahoo.com BusinessBitcoin miner maker Canaan files for US IPO to raise $200 million – Report

Canaan Creative, one of the biggest manufacturers of bitcoin miners in China, has reportedly filed an application for an initial public offering (IPO) in the U.S.The post Bitcoin miner maker Canaan files for US IPO to raise $200 million - Report appeared first on The Block.

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07:47 Yahoo.com BusinessImporter of Bitmain’s Bitcoin Miners Draws Criminal Investigation in Russia

An importer of Bitmain's bitcoin miners is under investigation for underpaying customs fees, a search warrant obtained by CoinDesk reveals.

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07:12 CoinDesk.comImporter of Bitmain’s Bitcoin Miners Draws Criminal Investigation in Russia

An importer of Bitmain's bitcoin miners is under investigation for underpaying customs fees, a search warrant obtained by CoinDesk reveals.

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05:45 Yahoo.com BusinessWATCH: Metal Pay CEO Says He Isn’t a Bitcoin Maximalist

Cypherpunk and CEO of Metal Pay, Marshall Hayner, thinks regulation is coming one way or another and that the best thing to do is keep an open mind and get educated.

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05:12 CoinDesk.comWATCH: Metal Pay CEO Says He Isn’t a Bitcoin Maximalist

Cypherpunk and CEO of Metal Pay, Marshall Hayner, thinks regulation is coming one way or another and that the best thing to do is keep an open mind and get educated.

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04:38 BitcoinMagazine.comSenate Wrestles With Bitcoin vs. Crypto, Gauges Need for Regulation in Latest Hearing

In a Senate hearing this morning, lawmakers wrestled with the distinguishing features of Bitcoin and the need for clear crypto regulations.
The post Senate Wrestles With Bitcoin vs. Crypto, Gauges Need for Regulation in Latest Hearing appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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30.07.2019
22:09 DigitalTrends.comIn SEC filing, Facebook admits Libra cryptocurrency may not happen after all

Facebook’s drive to create its own worldwide cryptocurrency might have hit a brick wall. In a new SEC filing, the company said that Libra’s planned 2020 launch might be delayed – or it might not ever happen at all.

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22:09 ValueWalk.comSix Years Since The First ICO And The Shift To STOs

On July 31, 2013, J.R. Willett launched the first ever ICO, Mastercoin (now Omni), and tomorrow will mark 6 years since this monumental occasion. Looking at the last 6 years, it’s evident that the industry has matured and the very […]
The post Six Years Since The First ICO And The Shift To STOs appeared first on ValueWalk.

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21:46 CryptoCoinsNews.comThree Cryptos Are Showing Strength Against Bitcoin. One Is Binance Coin

In the last few days, bitcoin bulls have been working really hard to put together a significant rally. Unfortunately, every attempt to bounce back has been met by a selling wall. Consequently, the king of cryptocurrencies is now close to breaking support of $9,000. What’s positive about a weakening bitcoin is that it gives badly […]
The post Three Cryptos Are Showing Strength Against Bitcoin. One Is Binance Coin appeared first on CCN Markets

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21:35 Yahoo.com BusinessCoinbase is bringing Tezos (XTZ) cryptocurrency to its pro trading platform

Once again, customers in the state of New York are left out. But all other Coinbase Pro users can begin trading Tezos on August 5.

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20:38 Yahoo.com BusinessImagine Owning iCo Therapeutics (CVE:ICO) And Wondering If The 38% Share Price Slide Is Justified

It's easy to match the overall market return by buying an index fund. Active investors aim to buy stocks that vastly...

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20:37 CryptoCoinsNews.com‘Bitcoin Inventor’ Craig Wright Rips Roger Ver, Vitalik & CZ in Epic Rant

Self-proclaimed bitcoin inventor Craig Wright torched crypto evangelists Roger Ver, Vitalik Buterin, and Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao as con artists who are projecting their own criminality onto him. Wright says the trio — along with developer Greg Maxwell — have defamed him as a fake Satoshi Nakamoto, all while they operate Ponzi schemes and defraud […]
The post ‘Bitcoin Inventor’ Craig Wright Rips Roger Ver, Vitalik & CZ in Epic Rant appeared first on CCN Markets

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20:01 Yahoo.com BusinessBitcoin wallet Blockchain.com creates its own crypto exchange

Blockchain.com is hoping to rival Binance and Coinbase.

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19:37 BitcoinMagazine.comCity in Brazil to Accept Bitcoin for Public Transportation

Bus riders in Brazil’s fifth-largest city could soon be paying for their rides in bitcoin.
The post City in Brazil to Accept Bitcoin for Public Transportation appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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19:37 BitcoinMagazine.comBitcoin Price Analysis: Weak Retest Hints Toward Bearish Exhaustion

Bitcoin’s weekly close last night marked a failed, bearish effort to push the price to new lows.
The post Bitcoin Price Analysis: Weak Retest Hints Toward Bearish Exhaustion appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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19:36 WhatReallyHappened.comBitcoin Mania Reaches Iran As US Sanctions Tighten Noose On Economy

The Iranian Parliament Commission on Economy has recently approved cryptocurrency mining in the country amid US sanctions.
Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), Abdolnaser Hemmati said that "a mechanism to mine digital coins were approved by the government's economic commission and will later be put to the discussion at a Cabinet meeting."
The Bitcoin craze has circulated around Iranian media, landing on front pages of newspapers and has been featured on television news shows across the country. Even some of the country's top ayatollahs have been publicly discussing cryptocurrencies, according to the Associated Press.

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18:27 WhatReallyHappened.comLibra is Just the Beginning of Corporate Cryptocurrencies, Says Blockchain Researchers

Moving from a world where the development of economic frameworks are no longer at the helm of governments and countries, Facebook will soon have around 2.2 billion of its users with access to a crypto wallet.
But while Libra’s success is an unknown, one certainty is that Facebook won’t be the only corporation rolling out such technology according to RMIT’s Professor Jason Potts from the University’s Blockchain Innovation Hub...

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18:06 CryptoCoinsNews.comEven Bitcoin Bears Think the BTC Price Could Hit New Record in 2020

Despite the lack of decisiveness in the bitcoin market following the dominant crypto asset’s abrupt drop from $14,000 to $9,500, many analysts – even bearish ones – generally remain confident that the bitcoin price is heading towards a new record high in 2020. On CNBC’s Squawk Box, as CCN reported, prominent news anchor Joe Kernen […]
The post Even Bitcoin Bears Think the BTC Price Could Hit New Record in 2020 appeared first on CCN Markets

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17:44 Yahoo.com BusinessSolana secures $20m for lightning fast platform to take on Ripple and Ethereum

Launching later this year, Solana’s blockchain promises transaction speeds of 50k, without sharding.

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17:18 WhatReallyHappened.comBen Swann ON: Why Iran Legalized Cryptocurrency

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16:33 CryptoCoinsNews.comPowerful Indian Tech Lobby Blasts Government’s Proposed Cryptocurrency Ban

India’s trade association for the information technology sector has criticized a proposal by a government committee to ban cryptocurrencies, Business Standard reports. According to the National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom), regulations for the cryptocurrency sector are preferable to a ban. This is because, in Nasscom’s view, a ban will only hurt the […]
The post Powerful Indian Tech Lobby Blasts Government’s Proposed Cryptocurrency Ban appeared first on CCN Markets

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16:22 Yahoo.com BusinessBlockchain launches cryptocurrency exchange with trades at high speed

After extensive research and development over the span of a year, Blockchain said its "Mercury" matching engine delivers speeds a quantum faster than any other crypto exchange. A stealth team inside the company composed of veterans from the New York Stock Exchange, TD Ameritrade, Google, Goldman Sachs, UBS, Interactive Brokers and Revolut built The PIT with the goal of executing trades at high speeds, Blockchain said in a statement.

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15:47 Yahoo.com BusinessChilean remittance firm goes live with Ripple’s technology

CurrencyBird has joined RippleNet to provide faster cross-border payments.

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14:49 Yahoo.com BusinessBitcoin’s Largest Wallet Blockchain Just Launched Its First Crypto Exchange

Bitcoin wallet provider and blockchain explorer Blockchain just launched its first exchange platform, the PIT.

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14:48 Reuters.com TechnologyBlockchain launches cryptocurrency exchange with trades at high speed

Blockchain, one of the world's largest digital currency wallet companies, announced on Tuesday the launch of a cryptocurrency exchange called The PIT that aims to execute trades in microseconds for retail and institutional investors.

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14:38 CryptoCoinsNews.com‘Arrogant’ Facebook Sabotaged Itself With Libra Approach, Claims Ripple Chief

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse has stated that the high level of scrutiny that Facebook has invited from regulators and policymakers with regards to the Libra cryptocurrency efforts is of the social media giant’s own making. Speaking on Bloomberg TV, Garlinghouse suggested that Facebook may have gone too far by stating in its white paper that […]
The post ‘Arrogant’ Facebook Sabotaged Itself With Libra Approach, Claims Ripple Chief appeared first on CCN Markets

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14:15 CoinDesk.comBitcoin’s Largest Wallet Blockchain Just Launched Its First Crypto Exchange

Bitcoin wallet provider and blockchain explorer Blockchain just launched its first exchange platform, the PIT.

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14:13 CNBC technologyBranson-backed cryptocurrency start-up launches a super-fast exchange to take on Coinbase

Blockchain says the new exchange's matching engine can execute buy or sell orders in a matter of "microseconds."

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13:53 Yahoo.com BusinessGolden Cross Provides Glimmer of Hope for Bitcoin Price Revival

Bitcoin's bulls have reason to be optimistic despite the recent 33 percent price drop, as a long-term technical indicator has turned bullish.

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13:17 FinancialExpress.comFacebook’s Libra may not see light of day; Mark Zuckerberg firm cites no cryptocurrency experience

Even though it is slated for launch in 2020, Facebook said in its quarterly report that the Mark Zuckerberg-led company acknowledges that the push back received by its cryptocurrency has significance.

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13:16 CoinDesk.comGolden Cross Provides Glimmer of Hope for Bitcoin Price Revival

Bitcoin's bulls have reason to be optimistic despite the recent 33 percent price drop, as a long-term technical indicator has turned bullish.

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12:39 CoinDesk.comBitFlyer launches ‘Simple’ Bitcoin Buying and Selling Service for EU Market

The European arm of Japan-based cryptocurrency exchange bitFlyer has launched a bitcoin buying and selling service aimed to be easy to use.

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12:17 TheNextWeb.comOpportunistic hackers delete files from Iomega network drives, demand Bitcoin ransom

Nefarious hackers are wiping files on publicly accessible storage devices and leaving just a Bitcoin ransom note behind. According to users on the BleepingComputer forums, files on their Lenovo Iomega NAS (network attached storage) devices are allegedly being deleted or hidden. The attackers are demanding Bitcoin in exchange for the safe return of victims’ files. After the attack, victims are finding their NAS drives empty, except for a text file with the name “YOUR FILES ARE SAFE!!!” One of the ransom notes outlines the attackers’ demand of 0.03 Bitcoin ($280). In this instance, attackers give the victim a deadline of… This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Bitcoin

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11:50 Yahoo.com BusinessSEC chief who led crypto and ICO investigations is leaving the agency

Robert A. Cohen, the chief of the Cyber Unit at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), is leaving the agency next month.The post SEC chief who led crypto and ICO investigations is leaving the agency appeared first on The Block.

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09:50 TheNextWeb.comBitcoin has record-breaking Q2, network health at all time high – here’s what happened

Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency that started it all. It first entered the wild ten years ago after its pseudonymous creator Satoshi Nakamoto released the eponymous white paper and got the world thinking about decentralized digital cash. The initial objective was to create an online peer-to-peer digital cash system that lets users transfer value online while only having to reveal information required to the transaction – ensuring privacy and confidentiality. Many other cryptocurrencies have spawned following the launch of Bitcoin. Take Litecoin for example, it uses some base code from Bitcoin, and tweaks to decrease the time it takes for transactions to be… This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Bitcoin

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29.07.2019
23:05 WhatReallyHappened.comIRS Sending Warning Letters to More Than 10,000 Cryptocurrency Holders: ‘Taxpayers should take these letters very seriously,’ IRS Commissioner Chuck Rettig said

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22:42 Zdnet.comUS files lawsuit against Bitcoin exchange that helped launder ransomware profits

As "Mr. Bitcoin" seems destined to be extradited to Russia, US authorities are trying to recover some of BTC-e's funds in a last ditch effort.

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22:31 CryptoCoinsNews.comSquare Crypto Reveals Hyper-Focus on Bitcoin Development for Payments

It’s early days for Square Crypto. The bitcoin-focused arm of Jack Dorsey’s payments company Square has been extremely mysterious about their role in the crypto ecosystem, but the team has begun to tip their hand. In a step toward greater transparency, Square Crypto, which has so far hired Google alum, Steve Lee, engaged with social […]
The post Square Crypto Reveals Hyper-Focus on Bitcoin Development for Payments appeared first on CCN Markets

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21:45 CoinDesk.comSquare Crypto Lead: ‘The Product We’re Focusing on Is Bitcoin’

In a Twitter AMA on Monday, Square Crypto made it clear that its focus is on building for bitcoin, not for Cash App.

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21:34 CryptoCoinsNews.comWatch: CNBC Host Makes Persuasive Case for 500% Bitcoin Price Surge

In a clear sign of improving comprehension about the fundamentals driving the bitcoin price, newly minted “friend of crypto” Joe Kernen just made a convincing case on national television that the cryptocurrency could surge nearly 500 percent by next May. Citing the upcoming halving in 2020, the CNBC Squawk Box host noted the possibility of […]
The post Watch: CNBC Host Makes Persuasive Case for 500% Bitcoin Price Surge appeared first on CCN Markets

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20:02 Yahoo.com BusinessBitcoin Near Turning Point as Bearish Signs Abound After Rally

(Bloomberg) -- Bitcoin may be closer to a turning point as cryptocurrencies struggle with greater scrutiny and bearish signs pile up.Some technical indicators for the world’s largest digital coin have been pointing to further losses. It has broken below its 50-day moving average support, which could signal the end of a recent uptrend that brought it close to $14,000 at the end of June. Bitcoin has also fallen under the lower limit of the GTI Vera Band indicator, which measures up and down trends, and is trading around $9,575 as of 12:16 p.m. in New York.Bitcoin “stands at a key technical juncture,” Matt Maley, equity strategist at Miller Tabak + Co., wrote in a recent note. Greater regulatory scrutiny “will become an even more prominent issue (much more prominent) once we move past the summer recess for Congress and

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19:49 CryptoCoinsNews.comBitcoin Bull Lou Kerner: Facebook Is Dying and Libra Is Dead on Arrival

Ask not for whom the bell tolls, Facebook. It tolls for thee, says bitcoin bull Lou Kerner. The crypto investor says Facebook is on its last legs, and even its over-hyped stablecoin project, Libra, can’t save it. Kerner made the ominous predictions in a Medium blog post, where he rebuked Wall Street for being blind […]
The post Bitcoin Bull Lou Kerner: Facebook Is Dying and Libra Is Dead on Arrival appeared first on CCN Markets

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19:47 WhatReallyHappened.comUnbanked for Buying Bitcoin: How the Financial System Criminalizes Crypto

By Kai Sedgwick
When we think of the unbanked, we envisage citizens of developing nations who lack the means and documentation to obtain access. But you don’t have to be a Mongolian goat herder to find yourself financially excluded. In the West, relatively affluent citizens are having their banking services withdrawn suddenly and without warning. Their ‘crime’? Buying and selling bitcoin.
The story of my banking blockade isn’t tragic or deserving of sympathy. But it warrants telling nonetheless, for it will be familiar to a number of readers who have bought or sold bitcoin. If this can happen to me, it can happen to anyone...

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18:29 Benzinga.comMorning Comment: Summer Doldrums And Volatile Bitcoin

The following is a light version of Beyond The Fundementals Now, a daily newsletter from leading technical analyst and CNBC contributor Matt Maley.
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18:17 FinExtra.comRipple takes fright at Congressional pushback on digital currencies

In the face of a Congressional onslaught against facebook and its putative digital currency Libra, R...

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18:07 ComputerWeekly.comICO selects first innovation Sandbox participants

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18:05 FinExtra.comRipple takes fright at Conressional pushback on digital currencies

In the face of a congressional onslaught against facebook and its putative digital currency Libra, R...

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17:54 Yahoo.com BusinessRipple Devotees are Taking Out ‘Balls Deep’ Loans to Buy XRP

Die-hard Ripple fanatics are going “balls deep” in debt to buy XRP, the cryptocurrency associated with Ripple. One Twitter user known as XRP PHOENIX said he’d taken a loan for “way more than [he] can afford to pay back” to fund his crypto purchases. Just went BALLZ deep in $XRP Took out a loan for […]

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17:18 CryptoCoinsNews.comRipple Devotees are Taking Out ‘Balls Deep’ Loans to Buy XRP

Die-hard Ripple fanatics are going “balls deep” in debt to buy XRP, the cryptocurrency associated with Ripple. One Twitter user known as XRP PHOENIX said he’d taken a loan for “way more than [he] can afford to pay back” to fund his crypto purchases. Just went BALLZ deep in $XRP Took out a loan for […]
The post Ripple Devotees are Taking Out ‘Balls Deep’ Loans to Buy XRP appeared first on CCN Markets

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16:33 CoinDesk.comDark Web Drug Dealer to Hand Over Bitcoin Millions After Plea Deal

A dark web drug dealer must forfeit $4 million in funds including bitcoin after pleading guilty in New York.

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16:09 FinExtra.comICO selects ten startups for data protection sandbox

The use of biometrics to speed up airport passenger journeys, innovations in crime prevention and te...

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15:00 CryptoCoinsNews.comBitcoin Price Dusts Off Sunday’s Flash Crash to Recover Near $9,500

Overnight, the bitcoin price flash crashed to $9,100 across major crypto exchanges in the likes of Bitstamp and Coinbase, dropping by nearly seven percent against the U.S. dollar. The bitcoin price flash crashed to $9,100, recovered beyond $9,500 within minutes (source: coinmarketcap.com) Within minutes, however, the bitcoin price surged from $9,100 to over $9,500, rebounding […]
The post Bitcoin Price Dusts Off Sunday’s Flash Crash to Recover Near $9,500 appeared first on CCN Markets

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14:47 Zdnet.comDark Web drug kingpin charged, forfeits $4 million in Bitcoin

The narcotics seller specialized in drugs used to sedate elephants.

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14:02 VentureBeat.comThe small nations going big on cryptocurrency

Belarus is among a handful of smaller countries creating rule books for digital currencies, which could help shape the development of the global market.

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14:02 CryptoCoinsNews.comRipple CEO Tells Congress to Avoid XRP From Facebook Libra Smear

Ripple CEO, Brad Garlinghouse, and its executive chairman, Chris Larsen, posted an open letter to congress on Sunday asking authorities not to paint their company with a “broad brush”. The executive duo paid careful attention to emphasize that while bad actors exist in the cryptocurrency space, many are, in fact, doing their bit to stay […]
The post Ripple CEO Tells Congress to Avoid XRP From Facebook Libra Smear appeared first on CCN Markets

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13:39 Yahoo.com BusinessRipple CEO tells Congress: Don’t paint us with a broad brush

Brad Garlighouse of Ripple has penned an open letter to Congress asking them to be discerning when it comes to cryptocurrency regulation.

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13:16 CoinDesk.comBitcoin Faces Sub-$9K Price Move as Bear Trend Strengthens

Bitcoin is continuing to feel the brunt of the short-term bearish trend, with charts calling a move to $9,100 and possibly lower.

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12:54 SputnikNews.comIranian Government Authorises Cryptocurrency Mining Amid US Sanctions

MOSCOW, (Sputnik) - The Iranian cabinet has allowed tech firms to start mining cryptocurrencies but warned about potential risks, the presidential office said in a press release on Monday.

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12:42 TheNextWeb.comFentanyl dealer to forfeit $4M in Bitcoin and quadrillions of bank notes

A dark web kingpin has forfeited $4 million, including Bitcoin and 100 quadrillion Zimbabwe bank notes after selling drugs to an undercover cop via encrypted email. Richard Castro, of Windermere (Florida), pled guilty to one count of conspiracy to distribute and possess with the intent to distribute three controlled substances – carfentanil, phenyl fentanyl, and fentanyl. The charges carry a mandatory minimum sentence of 10 years behind bars and a maximum sentence of life in prison. He also pled guilty to one count of money laundering, which carries a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison. Under the terms of his plea… This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Bitcoin

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12:41 CryptoCoinsNews.comBitcoin Flash Crash Proves Whales Are Messing With Us

The bitcoin price dropped almost $400 in a matter of minutes on Sunday evening before immediately paring losses. The flash crash and quick recovery is an obvious sign of bitcoin whales playing mind games.  While it’s impossible to know exactly what happened, the price action looks like a classic bear trap. A handful of large […]
The post Bitcoin Flash Crash Proves Whales Are Messing With Us appeared first on CCN Markets

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11:53 Yahoo.com BusinessMeet Vitalik Buterin’s Mom. Her Mission Is Inclusion, Not Ethereum

Natalia Ameline's nonprofit, CryptoChicks, is spreading the blockchain gospel in emerging markets.

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11:52 CryptoCoinsNews.comIran’s Government Officially Legitimizes Cryptocurrency Mining

Cryptocurrency mining in Iran is now legal, Mehr News Agency reports. This follows a Sunday decision by the country’s cabinet to authorize the mining of cryptocurrencies. Now classified as an industrial activity, cryptocurrency miners will be required to acquire licenses from Iran’s Ministry of Industry, Mines and Trade. The green light from Iran’s cabinet comes […]
The post Iran’s Government Officially Legitimizes Cryptocurrency Mining appeared first on CCN Markets

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11:16 CoinDesk.comMeet Vitalik Buterin’s Mom. Her Mission Is Inclusion, Not Ethereum

Natalia Ameline's nonprofit, CryptoChicks, is spreading the blockchain gospel in emerging markets.

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11:06 TheNextWeb.comMoonday Mornings: The US is suing a cryptocurrency exchange owner to the tune of $100M

Good morning, and welcome to Moonday Mornings. Let’s take a look at the cryptocurrency and blockchain headlines from over the weekend. 1. The US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is going after digital asset traders and has begun sending them letters asking that they report their cryptocurrency holdings and pay their taxes, Coindesk reports. The IRS said the individuals targeted with the letters were identified “through various ongoing IRS compliance efforts.” Hide your Bitcoin people! 2. According to Gulfnews, the US is suing and seeking extradition of the Russian owner of a cryptocurrency exchange for violating the Bank Secrecy Act, and… This story continues at The Next Web

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09:52 Yahoo.com BusinessFrom Belarus to Bahrain, the small states going big on cryptocurrency

When Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko met entrepreneur Viktor Prokopenya in March 2017, their discussion was scheduled to last for an hour but went on for three times that long. The meeting, Prokopenya said, ended with Lukashenko asking him to propose regulations to boost the country's tech sector. Prokopenya worked with IT firms and lawyers to draft guidelines to cash in on an emerging digital industry: cryptocurrencies.

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09:30 Yahoo.com BusinessRipple CEO writes open letter to Congress over regulatory uncertainty

Brad Garlinghouse, CEO of Ripple, and Chris Larsen, co-founder and executive chairman of the firm, have jointly penned an open letter to U.S.The post Ripple CEO writes open letter to Congress over regulatory uncertainty appeared first on The Block.

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09:30 Yahoo.com BusinessFrom Belarus to Bahrain, the small states going big on cryptocurrency

When Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko met entrepreneur Viktor Prokopenya in March 2017, their discussion was scheduled to last for an hour but went on for three times that long. The meeting, Prokopenya said, ended with Lukashenko asking him to propose regulations to boost the country's tech sector. Prokopenya worked with IT firms and lawyers to draft guidelines to cash in on an emerging digital industry: cryptocurrencies.

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09:25 ReutersFrom Belarus to Bahrain, the small states going big on cryptocurrency

When Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko met entrepreneur Viktor Prokopenya in March 2017, their discussion was scheduled to last for an hour but went on for three times that long.

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09:16 Reuters.com TechnologyFrom Belarus to Bahrain, the small states going big on cryptocurrency

When Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko met entrepreneur Viktor Prokopenya in March 2017, their discussion was scheduled to last for an hour but went on for three times that long.

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09:13 ReutersFrom Belarus to Bahrain, the small states going big on cryptocurrency

When Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko met entrepreneur Viktor Prokopenya in March 2017, their discussion was scheduled to last for an hour but went on for three times that long.

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07:29 CoinDesk.comPerverse Outcomes: FATF, Bitcoin and Financial Exclusion

How do we break a vicious cycle of KYC and financial exclusion? The answer may lie in blockchain technology’s own capacity to track transfers.

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02:37 CryptoCoinsNews.comAmid Bitcoin Price Drop, Crypto Analyst Foresees Sustained Rally

The bitcoin price cratered this weekend, but the bull market is just getting started. That’s the assessment of crypto blogger Willy Woo, who says the downturn is merely a transitional phase before things start heating up again. ‘Long, sustainable bull drive’ to 2020 Woo, a partner at cryptocurrency hedge fund Adaptive Capital, says the latest […]
The post Amid Bitcoin Price Drop, Crypto Analyst Foresees Sustained Rally appeared first on CCN Markets

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28.07.2019
23:04 DigitalTrends.comThe IRS is cracking down on people who didn’t pay taxes on Bitcoin earnings

If you've been trading Bitcoin and haven't been reporting your earnings to the IRS, you might be getting a surprise in your mailbox. By the end of next month, around 10,000 people are expected to get letters from the IRS.

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23:03 CryptoCoinsNews.comCraig Wright ‘Explains’ Why You Won’t Admit He Created Bitcoin

Craig Wright has a theory about why almost nobody will capitulate to his demands to be worshiped as Satoshi Nakamoto, the creator of Bitcoin. Standing on the wrong end of a multibillion-dollar lawsuit, he believes that his persona has led to attacks on him personally, as opposed to the ideas he has presented to the […]
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22:04 CryptoCoinsNews.com10 Times US Banks & Politicians Funded Terrorism Without Bitcoin

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin slandered cryptocurrencies at a press conference earlier this month. Mnuchin attempted to smear the industry with associations to money laundering and funding terrorism. He said he has “serious concerns” that bitcoin could be misused “by money launderers and terrorist financiers.” As if to underscore the part of the picture Mnuchin […]
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21:40 WhatReallyHappened.com 5 of the Most Important Use Cases for Cryptocurrency

By Kai Sedgwick
Crypto assets have come a long way since Bitcoin. What started out as a P2P payment system has spawned an array of use cases that extend far beyond the original designation of cryptocurrency. While the primary function of crypto assets such as ETH and BTC is a matter of some debate, what’s indisputable is that digital currencies can now be used for more than merely paying for goods and services. Here are five use cases for crypto assets that demonstrate the extent of the fintech revolution taking place...

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18:15 Yahoo.com BusinessSeven reasons why Ethereum is no longer an altcoin

Recent research suggests that the world’s biggest blockchain is in a class of it own.

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16:11 Yahoo.com BusinessPeter Schiff Pounces, Chalks Up Bitcoin to Marketing Success for Early Whales

The bitcoin price is once again hovering below the $10,000 level, which the bulls see as a buying opportunity and the skeptics take as a chance to make digs. Gold bug Peter Schiff is among the first to pounce and rather than buying is doubling down on his bearish sentiment. The funny thing is there […]

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15:47 CryptoCoinsNews.comPeter Schiff Pounces, Chalks Up Bitcoin to Marketing Success for Early Whales

The bitcoin price is once again hovering below the $10,000 level, which the bulls see as a buying opportunity and the skeptics take as a chance to make digs. Gold bug Peter Schiff is among the first to pounce and rather than buying is doubling down on his bearish sentiment. The funny thing is there […]
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11:36 Yahoo.com BusinessCryptocurrency investors start receiving letters from the IRS

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has begun sending letters to over 10,000 U.S. cryptocurrency investors last week, asking them to report their virtual currency holdings and pay taxes properly.The post Cryptocurrency investors start receiving letters from the IRS appeared first on The Block.

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27.07.2019
22:45 CryptoCoinsNews.comLitecoin Could Blast Off Due to Halving and Wave Two of Bull Run

The Litecoin halving is just a few days away. Even with this bullish catalyst on the horizon, the No. 4 cryptocurrency appears to be struggling against bitcoin. Litecoin (LTC/BTC) has posted four consecutive red candles on the monthly chart against bitcoin. The slump saw the coin’s value drop from the 2019 high of 1,893,900 satoshis […]
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21:51 TomsHardware.com IRS Warns Cryptocurrency Owners About Possible Tax Violations

The IRS sent "educational letters" to 10,000 people who "potentially failed to report income and pay the resulting tax from virtual currency transactions."

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21:13 CryptoCoinsNews.comBitcoin Price Drops by $600 in 3 Minutes: Here Are Key Factors of the Slip

The bitcoin price has dropped by more than $600 within three minutes from $10,069 to $9,440 on July 27 in an abrupt pullback. Against the U.S. dollar, at its lowest point on the day, the bitcoin price slipped by well over 7.5 percent to $9,333. Factors behind the drop of the bitcoin price Throughout the […]
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20:26 Yahoo.com BusinessBitfinex Swears It’s Trying Super Hard to Block US Bitcoin Traders

Beset with allegations that it is flouting regulations by allowing US bitcoin traders to access its platform, cryptocurrency exchange giant Bitfinex promised that it’s trying super hard to stop that from happening. Bitfinex Admits US Resident Traded on Its Bitcoin Exchange In an official announcement published on Friday, Bitfinex confirmed a report from The Block that […]

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20:13 CryptoCoinsNews.comBitfinex Swears It’s Trying Super Hard to Block US Bitcoin Traders

Beset with allegations that it is flouting regulations by allowing US bitcoin traders to access its platform, cryptocurrency exchange giant Bitfinex promised that it’s trying super hard to stop that from happening. Bitfinex Admits US Resident Traded on Its Bitcoin Exchange In an official announcement published on Friday, Bitfinex confirmed a report from The Block that […]
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19:23 WhatReallyHappened.com 10,000 American Cryptocurrency Owners Will Receive Warning Letters From the IRS

By Jamie Redman
On July 26, the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced that the tax agency has started sending letters to American cryptocurrency owners advising them to pay their taxes. According to the organization, three types of letters will be sent to more than 10,000 taxpayers by the end of August. The news follows the recent IRS taskforce slide that shows alarming recommendations on how tax agents should investigate digital currency users...

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19:03 Yahoo.com BusinessHuawei CEO thinks China has more power than Facebook when it comes to issuing cryptocurrencies

The CEO of Huawei, China’s largest smartphone manufacturer, said that China should issue cryptocurrencies, in a recent interview he had with several Italian media outlets. The post Huawei CEO thinks China has more power than Facebook when it comes to issuing cryptocurrencies appeared first on The Block.

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18:29 Yahoo.com BusinessBitcoin Wallet Review: BC Vault Throws Down the Gauntlet to Trezor

The Bitcoin hardware wallet space is increasingly active, with new entrants coming up all the time. If you search “hardware wallet” on Amazon, you get dozens of options. The two most well-known companies, of course, are Ledger and Trezor. But a variety of alternatives exist. CCN received two BC Vault review units from a company […]

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18:17 CryptoCoinsNews.comBitcoin Wallet Review: BC Vault Throws Down the Gauntlet to Trezor

The Bitcoin hardware wallet space is increasingly active, with new entrants coming up all the time. If you search “hardware wallet” on Amazon, you get dozens of options. The two most well-known companies, of course, are Ledger and Trezor. But a variety of alternatives exist. CCN received two BC Vault review units from a company […]
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16:24 Yahoo.com BusinessThe ‘War on Bitcoin’ Is Almost Here – And It Will Get Ugly

For better or worse, bitcoin is now on the global political stage.  It was discussed in Congress. Donald Trump slammed bitcoin on Twitter. The Treasury Secretary called cryptocurrencies a national security threat, and the chairman of the Federal Reserve urged caution. Meanwhile, India just proposed an all-out ban on bitcoin while China scrambles to create […]

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16:12 CryptoCoinsNews.comThe ‘War on Bitcoin’ Is Almost Here – And It Will Get Ugly

For better or worse, bitcoin is now on the global political stage.  It was discussed in Congress. Donald Trump slammed bitcoin on Twitter. The Treasury Secretary called cryptocurrencies a national security threat, and the chairman of the Federal Reserve urged caution. Meanwhile, India just proposed an all-out ban on bitcoin while China scrambles to create […]
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15:27 Yahoo.com BusinessConfessions of a Venezuelan Bitcoin miner

The perils of Bitcoin mining in Venezuela: electricity is “free,” but a repressive government regime can make your life hell.

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15:27 Yahoo.com BusinessTrump DOJ Sues Infamous Bitcoin Exchange for $100 Million

The Trump administration has filed a $100 million lawsuit against infamous bitcoin exchange BTC-e and its alleged operator, Russian national Alexander Vinnik. Vinnik, who remains in custody in Greece as governments worldwide jockey to extradite him, stands accused of laundering billions of dollars worth of cryptocurrency stolen from other exchanges, most notably Mt. Gox. Trump […]

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15:14 CryptoCoinsNews.comTrump DOJ Sues Infamous Bitcoin Exchange for $100 Million

The Trump administration has filed a $100 million lawsuit against infamous bitcoin exchange BTC-e and its alleged operator, Russian national Alexander Vinnik. Vinnik, who remains in custody in Greece as governments worldwide jockey to extradite him, stands accused of laundering billions of dollars worth of cryptocurrency stolen from other exchanges, most notably Mt. Gox. Trump […]
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13:42 CryptoCoinsNews.comCypherpunks Taiwan Successfully Erects Another Bitcoin Satellite Receiver

According to a report out of Blocktempo, Cypherpunks Taiwan has successfully erected another Bitcoin satellite receiver. The island nation is apparently only the second country in Asia to do so after Japan pipped it to the post last year. This setup takes advantage of the controversial Blockstream satellite project that CCN previously reported on. Even […]
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13:07 FoxNews.comRussian suspect in $4B Bitcoin fraud is sued in California; US, Russia seek his extradition from Greece

A Russian suspect linked to a $4 billion Bitcoin fraud case -- whose extradition from Greece is sought by U.S. authorities -- has now been hit with a civil lawsuit in California.

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04:09 CoinDesk.comBitcoin-Rewards App Lolli Expands to 900 Retail Locations

CEO Alex Adelman says the average Lolli user has earned $26 in bitcoin rebates.

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03:57 BitcoinMagazine.comThe IRS Is Sending Bitcoin Investors Reminders to Pay Crypto Tax

The IRS is sending those who have conducted cryptocurrency transactions reminders to pay the requisite taxes.
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03:57 BitcoinMagazine.comVenezuela Uses Bitcoin to Circumvent U.S. Sanctions

In a bid to circumvent U.S. sanctions, the government of Venezuela is experimenting with converting tax revenue into bitcoin and trading it for fiat currency at foreign exchanges.
The post Venezuela Uses Bitcoin to Circumvent U.S. Sanctions appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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03:57 BitcoinMagazine.comGrayscale Survey Sheds Light on the Market of Potential Bitcoin Investors

Grayscale’s “Bitcoin 2019 Investor Survey” reveals that, in a pool of 1,100 U.S. investors, more than a third (36 percent) of U.S. investors would consider an investment in bitcoin.
The post Grayscale Survey Sheds Light on the Market of Potential Bitcoin Investors appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.

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