Ukrainian Railways Uncovers Bitcoin Mining Farm at Lviv Branch ( 11/16/2019 - 2:26pm
On Friday (November 15), the state-owned Ukrainian Railways (Ukrzaliznytsia) announced that it had found out that its Lviv branch was illegally operating a Bitcoin mining farm powered by the company's electricity (which is paid for by taxpayers in the country).
Bitcoin,,, Farms, Mining
$86 Million: Blockchain Game Startup Founder Arrested After Defrauding Investors ( 11/16/2019 - 1:50pm
The founder of a Dutch blockchain game startup has been arrested after reportedly defrauding investors, suppliers and employees.
Blockchain,,, Startup
Coinbase Will Support Multi-Collateral DAI, MKR Price Surges ( 11/16/2019 - 1:15pm
Digital asset exchange Coinbase has announced that it will support the upcoming multi-collateral version of Maker's DAI stablecoin.
Coinbase, Coinbase,,, Dai, Exchange, Maker, Stablecoin, StableCoin
UK Advertisement Authority Goes After Misleading Crypto Advertisement ( 11/16/2019 - 5:54am
The UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) issued a ruling against Fortune Academy for running an advertisement in August 2019 promoting a cryptocurrency course that promised consumers unrealistic returns.
Crypto, Cryptocurrency,,
Two Massachusetts Men Indicted in $500,000 SIM Swapping Crypto Scam ( 11/15/2019 - 4:57pm
Two Massachusetts men have been charged and arrested in a $500,000 cryptocurrency scam involving the use of SIM swapping and other hacking techniques.
Crypto, Cryptocurrency,,, Hacking, Scam, United States
Fundstrat’s Tom Lee Compares Cryptoasset Growth to Major Tech Stocks ( 11/15/2019 - 2:51pm
Fundstrat's Tom Lee says that cryptocurrencies will become institutional and normal assets long-term, and predicts their price to grow from network effects, similar to the pricing of tech stocks such as Facebook and Amazon.
Altcoins,,, Facebook, Long, Network, Stocks
IRS: ‘Like-Kind’ Tax Exemption Does Not Apply to Pre-2018 Crypto Trades ( 11/15/2019 - 12:21pm
An IRS official has clarified the agency's position on 'like-kind' exemptions being applied to pre-2018 crypto trades, saying that the exemption has never applied to the use of cryptocurrency.
Crypto, Cryptocurrency,,
Bitcoin Drops Below $8,500 As Weibo Accounts of Binance and TRON Get Blocked ( 11/15/2019 - 11:57am
On Friday (November 15), the Bitcoin price fell below $8,500 for the first time in three weeks as concerns over the future of Bitcoin in China mounted after the Weibo accounts of both Binance and TRON got blocked today in China.
Binance, Binance, Bitcoin, China,,, TRON
Binance Adds Turkish Lira to Its Fiat-to-Crypto Offering ( 11/15/2019 - 11:05am
Leading cryptocurrency exchange binance has added the Turkish lira (TRY) to its fiat-to-crypto offering, allowing users to buy crypto directly with the currency.
Binance, Binance, Crypto, Cryptocurrency,,, Exchange, Fiat
Verge (XVG) Surges 38% as Pornhub Starts Using It as PayPal Alternative ( 11/15/2019 - 9:20am
The price of Verge (XVG) has jumped nearly 40% after reports came out revealing Pornhub was using it as a payout option for models, after PayPal blocked its payments.,, Option, Verge
Global Partner of the Premier League Team Opens 13 Crypto Markets in the USA Market for Its CoinDeal Token ( 11/15/2019 - 8:51am
CoinDeal is always thinking about their users first. The popularity of this exchange is growing very fast. The platform gained more than 350,000 users within 2 years. For now, CoinDeal is opening its platform for users from the United States of America and ensures that no one else will provide such high-quality services to the Americans as they do.
Coindeal, Coindeal, Crypto,,, Exchange, Market, Platform, Token, United States
Google Searches for the Crypto-Powered Brave Browser Surge After Its 1.0 Release ( 11/15/2019 - 7:51am
The cryptocurrency-powered Brave browser came out of beta this week and as soon as it did mainstream media coverage helped interest in it grow, so much so Google searches for it surged.
Crypto, Cryptocurrency,,, Mainstream Media
Chinese Regulators to Start Inspecting Crypto Mining Firms in Inner Mongolia ( 11/15/2019 - 6:00am
Regulators in the Chinese autonomous province of Inner Mongolia are reportedly going to start inspecting cryptocurrency mining firms to “clean-up” the crypto mining industry.
Crypto, Cryptocurrency,,, Mining, Mongolia
Iran Starts Offering Bounties for Exposing Illegal Crypto Mining Operations ( 11/14/2019 - 6:50pm
The Iranian government has started offering bounties to those who expose illegal cryptocurrency mining operations, after announcing new regulations for the industry.
Crypto, Cryptocurrency,,, Iran, Mining
Weiss Crypto Ratings Says Cardano Is 'Vastly Superior' to EOS ( 11/14/2019 - 4:50pm
Weiss Crypto Ratings says that Cardano is vastly superior to EOS, despite the latter being first to market and having more than double the market capitalization of ADA.
Cardano, Crypto,,, EOS, Market
Crypto Exchange OKEx Launches USDT-Margined Futures ( 11/14/2019 - 2:55pm
Cryptocurrency exchange OKEx has announced the official launch of USDT-margined futures to its product offering.
Crypto, Cryptocurrency,,, Exchange, Futures, OKEx, OKEx, OKEx
Unknown Fund Investing $75 Million in Bitcoin for the Development of Anonymity ( 11/14/2019 - 1:21pm
Unknown Fund has announced its intention to invest $75 million in bitcoin into projects that promote crypto, blockchain and anonymity.
Bitcoin, Blockchain, Crypto,,
Crypto Mining Hardware Manufacturer Canaan Downgrades IPO Target to $100 Million ( 11/14/2019 - 11:50am
Crypto mining rig manufacturer Canaan Creative has updated its Initial Public Offering (IPO) target price to $100 million, down from its previous filing of $400 million.
Canaan, Canaan, Canaan Creative, Crypto,,, IPO, Mining, Mining Rig
Early Bitcoiner Donates 50 BTC to Grin, Sparking Satoshi Nakamoto Rumors ( 11/14/2019 - 10:21am
The Grin General Fund has recently received an anonymous 50 BTC donations from an early bitcoin adopter, a move that sparked rumors it could’ve been Satoshi Nakamoto.
Bitcoin,,, Grin, Satoshi Nakamoto
Crypto Exchange Gemini Now Supports Stop-Limit Orders ( 11/14/2019 - 10:09am
On Thursday (November 14), digital asset exchange Gemini launched a feature that its users had long been asking for: stop-limit orders.
Crypto,,, Exchange, Gemini, Gemini, Long Launches Cryptocurrency Exchange With Support for 9 Cryptoassets ( 11/14/2019 - 9:20am
Cryptocurrency financial services provider has announced the launch of its own cryptocurrency exchange, with support for 9 cryptoassets.
Crypto,,, Cryptocurrency,,, Exchange
Coinbase’s Visa Debit Card Adds Support for XRP, XLM, BAT, 0x, and REP ( 11/14/2019 - 8:45am
Coinbase announced on Thursday (November 14) that "Coinbase Card", its crypto debit card, now supported 10 additional countries and five more cryptoassets.
0x, Coinbase, Coinbase, Crypto,,, Debit Card, XRP
Crypto Market Update: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, ADA, LINK, XTZ, and BAT ( 11/14/2019 - 7:53am
This article provides: an overview of how Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), XRP, Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Cardano (ADA), Chainlink (LINK), Tezos (XTZ), and Basic Attention Token (BAT) have been performing over the past 24-hour period; a recap of interesting recent news that might have affected their prices (or might do so in the future); and recent useful...
Altcoins, Basic Attention Token, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Cash, Cardano, Cash, Chainlink, Crypto,,, Ether, Market, Tezos, Token, XRP
Swiss Stock Exchange SIX Lists Income-Generating Tezos ETP ( 11/14/2019 - 6:55am
Swtizerland’s SIX stock exchange has listed a new cryptocurrency-based exchange traded product (ETP), the Amun Tezos ETP, which rewards investors with generated income.
Cryptocurrency,,, Exchange, SIX, Tezos
TRON's Justin Sun Invests in Poloniex Giving TRX a Healthy Boost ( 11/14/2019 - 5:50am
After initially denying the rumors, Tron's hypeman and head honcho, Justin Sun, has finally admitted to being involved in the acquisition of crypto exchange Poloniex.
Crypto,,, Exchange, Poloniex, Poloniex, TRON
Making the Case for Bitcoin as a Tool for Freedom ( 11/14/2019 - 4:50am
The rise of Blockchain technology, cryptocurrencies, and specifically Bitcoin has been received differently in different parts of the world. The heavily industrialized western nations have taken to Bitcoin quite well. The right infrastructure has been built and set up, with companies slowly beginning to warm up to the new technology. Though there...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Case,,, International..., United States
Binance US Is Listing QTUM ( 11/14/2019 - 3:23am
Binance.US, Binance's trading platform for customers based in the U.S., announced on Thursday (November 14) that it is going to add support for one more cryptoasset: QTUM.
Binance, Binance,,, Platform, Qtum
$4.9 Million: Ransomware Hits Mexico’s State-Owned Oil Firm to Demand 565 BTC ( 11/13/2019 - 4:58pm
Mexico’s state-owned oil company Pemex has been hit by a ransomware attack that’s seen extortionists demand 565 BTC (around $4.9 million) to decrypt its files.,, Hackers, Mexico
Switchere — Progressive and Ultra-Safe Exchange Services ( 11/13/2019 - 2:21pm
Presently, many people all around the world want to buy cryptocurrencies fast and easily, but without getting involved in speculative or complex trades on crypto trading exchanges. Here, the best and most obvious solution is crypto buying with a credit or debit card using online crypto exchange services. One such service provider that simply must...
Altcoins, Crypto,,, Debit Card, Exchange to Start Voting for EOS Block Producers With 9.5% of Circulating Tokens ( 11/13/2019 - 12:50pm, the firm that developed the EOS.IO software, has announced it’s going to start voting on EOS block producers (BPs) using its less than 9.5% share of the circulating tokens.
Block,,, EOS
Tim Draper: Bitcoin to $250,000 Thanks to the Lightning Network ( 11/13/2019 - 10:55am
By 2023 bitcoin will fetch a quarter of a million dollars - and it's all down to the Lightning Network. That is, according to bitcoin advocate, and VC, Tim Draper.
Bitcoin,,, Fetch, Lightning Network, Lightning Network, Network
Crypto-Powered Brave Browser Enables Its Privacy-Focused Ads on iOS Devices ( 11/13/2019 - 9:20am
Those using the cryptocurrency-powered Brave browser on iOS devices can now earn its Basic Attention Token (BAT) for seeing privacy-centric ads while surfing the web.
Basic Attention Token, Crypto, Cryptocurrency,,, Token
Bitfinex to Launch Cryptocurrency Options and a Gold-Backed Stablecoin by 2020 ( 11/13/2019 - 7:55am
Popular cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex is looking to expand its product offering with the launch cryptocurrency options and a gold-backed stablecoin by the first quarter of next year.
Bitfinex, Bitfinex, Cryptocurrency,,, Exchange, Gold, Precious Metals, Stablecoin, StableCoin
Ethereum Market Healthy in Long Term, Lukewarm in Short Term – Price Analysis ( 11/13/2019 - 6:25am
Ethereum may well have reversed from a deep 2019 bottom, but there still isn’t much exuberance for the leading altcoin. Weakness on the daily charts implies further waiting, even for a long term confirmation of an uptrend.
Altcoin, Altcoin, Altcoins,,, Ethereum, Long, Market, Short
Binance to Add 180 New Fiat Currencies to Its Direct Fiat-to-Crypto Offering ( 11/13/2019 - 6:00am
Leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance is planning to add 180 new fiat currencies into its platform to up its direct fiat-to-crypto trading offering.
Binance, Binance, Crypto, Cryptocurrency,,, Exchange, Fiat, Platform
No Libra Launch in Sight, but ‘Facebook Pay’ Goes Live in the U.S. ( 11/13/2019 - 4:35am
On Tuesday (November 12), Facebook announced the launch of "Facebook Pay", which will simply payments across Facebook's four social media platforms, i.e. Facebook, Messenger, Instagram, and WhatsApp.,, Facebook, Libra
Bakkt Reportedly Preparing to Launch Cash-Settled Bitcoin Futures ( 11/13/2019 - 3:26am
According to Adam White, the COO of Bakkt, the crypto custodian and Bitcoin futures exchange subsidiary of Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), the startup is hoping to launch cash-settled Bitcoin futures.
Bakkt, Bitcoin, Cash, Crypto,,, Exchange, Futures, Startup
Dutch Court Orders Facebook to Remove Fraudulent Crypto Advertisements ( 11/12/2019 - 5:55pm
A Dutch court has ordered that Facebook must remove a series of fraudulent ads using the likeness of celebrities to push cryptocurrency scams.
Crypto, Cryptocurrency,,, Facebook
Security Alert: YouTube Bitcoin Videos Found Spreading Info-Stealing Malware ( 11/12/2019 - 3:23pm
A security researcher has identified YouTube videos related to bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies pushing malware on its viewers to steal their information.
Altcoins, Bitcoin,,
Bitcoin Cash Adoption Surpasses That of Bitcoin in Venezuela ( 11/12/2019 - 12:56pm
Bitcoin cash is now more widely accepted by Venezuelan merchants than the original bitcoin, according to a new report.
Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Cash, Cash,,, Venezuela
Mastercard Exec Cites Regulatory Concerns for Leaving Libra Association ( 11/12/2019 - 11:51am
Co-President of Mastercard Asia Pacific Ari Sarker says the bank withdrew from the Libra Association after realizing that certain regulatory core tenets were not being adhered to.,, Libra
CME Sets Launch Date for Options on Its Bitcoin Futures to January 2020 ( 11/12/2019 - 11:22am
Popular derivatives exchange CME Group has revealed it’s looking to launch options on its bitcoin futures products in January 2020, as long as it gets a green light from regulators.
Bitcoin, CME Group,,, Exchange, Futures, Long
Bitcoin Rejected Again, Sitting on Important Resistance – Price Analysis ( 11/12/2019 - 10:21am
Volume, and energy, seem to be falling in the battle to hold Bitcoin’s head under $9,000. A choppy market is holding the crypto under some critical technical levels, and making a huge, long term downtrend more possible. But the large lady has not sung yet.
Bitcoin, Crypto,,, Long, Market, Volume
China’s Digital Currency Will Provide ‘Controlled Anonymity’, Official Reveals ( 11/12/2019 - 9:51am
An official from the People’s Bank of China (PBoC), China’s central bank, has revealed the country’s upcoming digital currency will provide its users some anonymity.
Banking Cartel, China,,, Digital Currency
CZ on Paxos' Fiat Gateway: 'Fastest, Simplest U.S. Dollar On/Off Ramp' for Binance Users ( 11/12/2019 - 9:00am
On Tuesday (November 12), Paxos announced a new Fat Gateway solution that "enables a seamless bridge between traditional and digital assets," and that Binance is the first crypto exchange to use it.
Binance, Binance, Crypto,,, Exchange, Fiat
Algo Affiliates Is Making Referral Marketing Easier Than Ever ( 11/12/2019 - 7:33am
Algo Affiliates, a world-leading marketing affiliate network specializing in crypto and forex, is looking to onboard partners and publishers for their technology-focused platform.
Crypto,,, Network, Platform
Crypto Exchange Bithumb Global Officially Announces 'Bithumb Coin' (BT) ( 11/12/2019 - 6:50am
On Tuesday (November 12), crypto exchange Bithumb Global officially announced "Bithumb Coin" (BT), the native token of "Bithumb Chain", the custom blockchain being built by its parent, Bithumb Korea (which is one of South Korea’s largest exchanges).
Bithumb, Bithumb, Bithumb Global, Bithumb Global, Blockchain, Coin, Crypto,,, Exchange, South Korea, Token
Canada's Biggest Bank Reportedly Looking to Launch a Cryptocurrency Exchange ( 11/12/2019 - 6:21am
The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), the country’s biggest bank with over $900 billion in total assets, is reportedly looking to launch its own cryptocurrency exchange.
Canada, Cryptocurrency,,, Exchange
HTC Aiming to Release a Blockchain Phone With Binance DEX Support ( 11/12/2019 - 5:51am
On Tuesday (November 12), Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer HTC announced that it is planning to release a special edition of its EXODUS "blockchain phone" (aka "cryptophone") that will offer support for Binance DEX and its native coin BNB.
Binance, Binance, Binance DEX, Binance DEX, Blockchain, Coin,,, DEX, Exodus
Where Is the Beef? UPS Says the Blockchain Knows ( 11/12/2019 - 4:48am
On Monday (November 11), the American package delivery company UPS announced the first "blockchain-verified" shipment of beef from the U.S. to Japan.
Blockchain,,, Japan
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