Digital Currency

Libra Will Not Launch Until Regulators Are Happy, Claims Zuckerberg (beincrypto.com) 10/22/2019 - 6:08pm
Mark Zuckerberg is apparently in favor of delaying the launch of the Libra digital currency until all demands of US regulators are satisfied. The Facebook founder also said that the social network firm was likely not the “ideal messenger” to deliver Libra to the world. Zuckerberg is due to testify on October 23 before a House Financial Services...
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How Socios.com and ChiIiz are Taking Crypto Mainstream (coinfo) 10/22/2019 - 4:12pm
Tokenization of fan engagement is the next big thing. Socios.com has recently caused shockwaves with football fans with their own cryptocurrency Chiliz (CHZ), potentially introducing millions of people to the crypto world. A lot has been said about tokenization of assets but tokenization of fan engagement is one of the most sought after trends on...
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Facebook’s CEO faces Congress on Wednesday. Here’s everything you need to know (deseret.com) 10/22/2019 - 4:10pm
Lawmakers have scoffed at the idea, too. Company executives have questioned the idea of libra, but Zuckerberg has always been a fan of digital currency and bitcoin. This has left the Libra Association ...
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Bitcoin IRA Is Letting Customers Lend Out Their Crypto Retirement Funds (finance.yahoo.com) 10/22/2019 - 1:04pm
Bitcoin IRA will soon allow customers to lend their retirement assets for interest. The firm, which provides digital asset individual retirement accounts (IRAs) is partnering with digital currency ...
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Opera’s 350 Million Users Can Now Access TRX and TRON DApps (coinfo) 10/22/2019 - 12:59pm
Opera, a desktop and mobile web browser developer, announced support for TRON’s network and its cryptocurrency wallet to enable users to send and receive TRX from the browser, according to a Tuesday press release . Upon TRON’s wallet integration, the web browser’s 350 million users can be able to send and receive TRX directly within Opera. The...
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India Not Alone in Libra Crypto Aversion, Says Finance Minister (blockonomi.com) 10/22/2019 - 11:01am
India remains one of the more hostile countries when it comes to cryptocurrencies. Facebook’s proposed Libra crypto hasn’t been exempted from this crypto aversion. However, authorities in New Delhi aren’t the only ones wary of Libra. In fact, since the project’s white paper was published, there has been a significant global backlash against...
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Facebook’s Marcus Says China Wins with Digital Renminbi if U.S. Nixes Libra (bitcoin.worldnewsoffice.com) 10/22/2019 - 10:08am
David Marcus, who leads the Libra project, said China will create a digital currency system that could be entirely out of reach for U.S. authorities.
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Facebook’s Marcus Says China Wins with Digital Renminbi if U.S. Nixes Libra (coindesk.com) 10/22/2019 - 10:00am
David Marcus, who leads the Libra project, said China will create a digital currency system that could be entirely out of reach for U.S. authorities.
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Op Ed: Why Argentina Needs Bitcoin (bitcoinmagazine.com) 10/22/2019 - 9:36am
Argentina’s presidential elections are set to take place on October 27, 2019. Irrespective of who comes out on top on election day, all eyes will be on the country’s economic aftermath. Argentina’s economy is not in good shape. Inflation is projected to be at 53 percent by December 2019, and there are rumors that Argentina may be about to default...
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Op Ed: Why Argentina Needs Bitcoin (e-cryptonews.com) 10/22/2019 - 9:36am
Argentina’s presidential elections are set to take place on October 27, 2019. Irrespective of who comes out on top on election day, all eyes will be on the country’s economic aftermath. Argentina’s economy is not in good shape. Inflation is projected to be at 53 percent by December 2019, and there are rumors that Argentina may be about to default...
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Over 350M Opera Users Can Now Make Direct Bitcoin Payments via Browser (insidebitcoins.com) 10/22/2019 - 8:05am
Opera has become the first web browser to allow its users to make payments using Bitcoin directly. The service will now be available to over 350 million users of the browser worldwide. Opera announced Bitcoin payments The browser company announced the new feature in its products on Monday, suggesting that the browser now has the capability to send...
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Russia to Ban Facebook if US Blocks Libra Cryptocurrency (bitcoinist.com) 10/22/2019 - 8:00am
A Russian government official says the nation will ban Facebook if the US decides to block the company’s Libra cryptocurrency. Putin Aide: Ask US About Libra Speaking to reporters on Oct. 22, Dmitry Peskov, President Vladimir Putin’s special representative for IT confirmed his official position on Libra, as well as Telegram’s prospective...
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Revolut Partners With Mastercard for Debit Card Issuance in the U.S. (coinspeaker.com) 10/22/2019 - 7:07am
Coinspeaker Revolut Partners With Mastercard for Debit Card Issuance in the U.S. Revolut Lt d, the financial technology and financial institution based in London, has entered an official partnership with Mastercard which will see the card giant handling all of Revolut’s debit cards when it launches in the United States before the year runs out...
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Facebook’s Libra digital currency may not be DOA (cuinsight.com) 10/22/2019 - 4:15am
Jamie Dimon tossed out a soundbite about Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency venture at a conference, stating “It’s a neat idea that will never happen.” Dimon’s zinger was just one of a series of ...
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Blockchain Adoption in Healthcare Industry 2018-2023|Global Analysis, Overview and scope, Top Key Players (mark.tw) 10/21/2019 - 7:44pm
Oct 22, 2019 (AmericaNewsHour) -- Until recently, Blockchain technology owed its popularity primarily to its role in transforming the digital currency sector, with Bitcoin being the game-changer in ...
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Facebook’s Libra Digital Currency May Not be DOA (thefinancialbrand.com) 10/21/2019 - 6:44pm
A high hurdle. “Part of the pushback is that ‘Facebook cannot be trusted’,” says William Mougayar, author and blockchain investor. “The other part is that this is a big undertaking that hits at ...
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Former Fed Nominee to Launch a Fractional Reserve-Backed Stablecoin (financemagnates.com) 10/21/2019 - 6:34pm
Moore joined the crypto project as a co-founder in partnership with Sam Kazemian, founder and CEO of a blockchain-based version of Wikipedia, Everpedia. Frax is not the first digital currency project ...
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How Would Bitcoin Fare in a ‘Growth Recession?’ (beincrypto.com) 10/21/2019 - 6:09pm
It is being predicted that the chance of a global recession is now as high as it was in July 2007 — just before the 2008 housing crisis sparked a massive downturn in the economy. However, even if it is an ‘ Everything Bubble ‘ approaching, it will probably be a Growth Recession that follows. This may be good news for Bitcoin. A Growth Recession is...
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WATCH: Ecash Creator David Chaum On His New ‘Quantum-Resistant’ Cryptocurrency, Praxxis (finance.yahoo.com) 10/21/2019 - 1:01pm
Digital money pioneer David Chaum is creating his second digital currency and we caught up with him at Devcon in Osaka, Japan. Related: ‘Power to the People’: Privacy Was the Rallying Cry of Berlin’s ...
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The Weekly Hash – October 14 – 18 (blog.kraken.com) 10/21/2019 - 12:00pm
This digest is prepared for informative purposes only and does not represent an investment recommendation or investment advice. Please see our full disclaimer at the bottom for more information. See below all the important happenings this week in the world of crypto, presented by the experts at Kraken: SEC: SEC Halts Alleged $1.7 Billion...
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The University of Malta Launches Blockchain and DLT-Focused Masters Program (coinfo) 10/21/2019 - 11:17am
Malta, famed as the ‘blockchain island,’ has rolled out a blockchain-focused Masters Program created by two professors, Ellul and Dr. Gordon Pace, from the University of Malta’s computer science department. Launched this month, the University of Malta’s Masters in Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) also began its first inaugural...
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WATCH: Ecash Creator David Chaum On His New ‘Quantum-Resistant’ Cryptocurrency, Praxxis (coindesk.com) 10/21/2019 - 10:57am
Digital money pioneer David Chaum is creating his second digital currency and we caught up with him at Devcon in Osaka, Japan. He created the first platform, Ecash, in 1983 and it was meant to be an ...
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Bitmain opens a large crypto mining farm in Texas (theblockcrypto.com) 10/21/2019 - 10:32am
Chinese mining hardware giant Bitmain has launched a 50MW (megawatt) cryptocurrency mining farm in Rockdale, Texas. Announcing the news on Monday, Bitmain said the farm can expand to a capacity of over 300MW, making it “the world’s largest for bitcoin mining.” It is Bitmain’s third cryptocurrency mining project in the U.S., per the announcement...
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More Companies Back away from Facebook's Libra Coin (naharnet.com) 10/21/2019 - 10:15am
Facebook's digital currency alliance lost more companies on Friday amid heavy criticism from regulators around the world on the planned Libra global cryptocurrency. Credit card giants Visa and ...
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India Minister Urges Caution for Countries Dealing with Crypto (coinfo) 10/21/2019 - 9:35am
Since the launch of cryptocurrencies, various national leaders have expressed concerns about its ability to disrupt the global financial system, with India’s Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister Nirmala Sitharaman being the latest to wade into the issue. While reportedly speaking to local reporters at the 2019 Annual Meeting of the International...
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Facebook Likely to Use Stablecoins Pegged to Fiat for its Libra Project (cryptonewsz.com) 10/21/2019 - 9:00am
Facebook’s Libra project has been abuzz with new updates quite frequently in recent times. According to the recent reports dated October 20, 2019, Facebook is contemplating to utilize stablecoins pegged to a national currency for its digital currency Libra. Talking at a banking seminar, Facebook’s Libra project head, David Marcus, said that they...
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Zcash News Today – Headlines for October 21 (smartereum.com) 10/21/2019 - 8:40am
Zcash Community Spots Fake Wallet Version Fake Version of ZecWallet Contains Malicious Codes Community Members Warned to Proceed With Caution Zcash, the privacy-oriented digital currency community recently discovered a fake wallet version of the crypto. The community reported the fake ZecWallet which was being promoted on various social media...
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Ethereum News Today – Headlines for October 21 (smartereum.com) 10/21/2019 - 6:35am
Ethereum Fundamentals Remain Strong Bitcoin Appears to Be Less Volatile than Altcoins Ethereum News Today – Since Ethereum (ETH) tested its all-time high at $1,448, the digital currency has plunged by about 88 percent. Ethereum has been showing a sluggish price trend since the beginning of this year. However, a digital currency investor – Spencer...
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Central bank digital currency: a world without cash (.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/backstories/653/) 10/21/2019 - 6:33am
Media reports quote a bank official saying they are close to launching a digital yuan. The project seems to have gotten fresh impetus after Facebook announced its cryptocurrency plan in mid-June. IMF ...
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What is money? – CloudCoin Global (cryptonewmedia.press) 10/21/2019 - 6:06am
Crypto New Media Press What is money and how does Crypto or Digital Currency fit in? There’s an old saying that states: “Money makes the world go-round.” Well that is not exactly true, but it does impart an idea of energy, and on a functional level, money can perhaps be best described as energy. But is it really? Money […] The post What is money...
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JP Morgan CEO Says Facebook’s Crypto Project Libra “Will Never Happen” (cryptonewsz.com) 10/21/2019 - 4:44am
Jamie Dimon, CEO of JP Morgan Chase, has voiced his opinions on Facebook’s ambitious and much-talked-about digital currency project Libra. In Dimon’s words, Facebook’s digital currency project Libra is a neat idea that will never happen. He, however, refrained from elaborating on the reasons behind his statement. Continuing further, Dimon opined...
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Why Cryptocurrency is in The Spotlight For More Central Banks (newsbtc.com) 10/21/2019 - 1:30am
For most of its short life Bitcoin has been a plaything for computer geeks and largely ignored by banks and governments. That all changed in late 2017 when an epic rally sent prices soaring to new peaks. Since then central banks have been paying closer attention to cryptocurrency, especially in recent months as Facebook threatens to usurp their...
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Why Cryptocurrency is in The Spotlight For More Central Banks (e-cryptonews.com) 10/21/2019 - 1:30am
For most of its short life Bitcoin has been a plaything for computer geeks and largely ignored by banks and governments. That all changed in late 2017 when an epic rally sent prices soaring to new peaks. Since then central banks have been paying closer attention to cryptocurrency, especially in recent months as Facebook threatens to usurp their...
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Bermuda attracts attention of tech ‘big fish’ (mobile.royalgazette.com) 10/21/2019 - 12:15am
Meanwhile, in general attendance was Justin Sun, founder of cryptocurrency platform Tron and chief executive officer of BitTorrent. Tron’s TRX is the eleventh largest digital currency in the world ...
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Cybercriminals are doing big business in the gaming chat app Discord (cbsnews.com) 10/21/2019 - 12:13am
On ENIGMA, like on many money servers, customers are sent an online address to make a payment in bitcoin a hard-to-trace digital currency – to the address given. In addition to selling stolen credit ...
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Zcash Community Finds Fake ZecWallet Under Circulation (financemagnates.com) 10/20/2019 - 11:46pm
Members of the community of the privacy-oriented digital currency Zcash have discovered a fake version of the official wallet of the cryptocurrency. Warned on Sunday with a tweet, the fake version of ...
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Trojanized Tor Browser Steals Users’ Digital Currency (info) 10/20/2019 - 10:17pm
Targeted at Russian users, the malicious variant is distributed via spam messages on local forums and in Pastebin posts which have been SEO-d to rank high for users searching for terms including drugs ...
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Facebook says Libra is open to hooking cryptocurrency to national ones (telecompaper.com) 10/20/2019 - 8:24pm
Facebook said that it is open to many alternatives for its Libra currency project, and that one of them could hook the digital currency to national currencies, such as the US dollar, Reuters said, ...
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Libra and Regulators Should be More ‘Creative,’ Claims BaFin President (beincrypto.com) 10/20/2019 - 8:18pm
Anyone who has been paying attention shouldn’t be surprised to hear that Facebook’s Libra stablecoin project isn’t in the greatest of places. After all, Libra just lost some of its key members, eBay and MasterCard, among others, as BeInCrypto has previously reported . Then, there are many regulatory parties that simply aren’t on board with the...
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Crypto Weekly: Libra Association Signs Charter, KuCoin Announces Monthly Bitcoin Futures and More (coingape.com) 10/20/2019 - 11:43am
Key Highlights Libra Association Signs Charter, Announces Board of Directors Stablecoins Pose More Issues Than Benefits – G7 Task Force Report Miami International Airport Welcomes Its First Bitcoin ATM Kucoin Announces Launch of Monthly Bitcoin Futures Contracts On Its Derivative Exchange KuMEX The Marshall Islands To Build Own Digital Currency...
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Regina police issue warning of scam involving SIN number fraud (globalnews.ca) 10/20/2019 - 11:37am
They don’t request or issue payment by money-transfer services (such as Interac eTransfer), gift cards (such as iTunes cards), or digital currency (such as BitCoin). To report the existence or ...
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Bitcoin (BTC) And Litecoin (LTC) Adoption Is On The Rise (oracletimes.com) 10/20/2019 - 10:46am
The mass adoption of digital assets has been a huge goal this year, and there have been a lot of movements made in the crypto space to support this massive goal. What's also essential is that institutional interest in Bitcoin and cryptos has also been on the rise as well this year. Overall, crypto enthusiasts started investing more in BTC and...
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OracleTimes threatened by trademark infringement claim by multinational CMS Oracle Corporation (oracletimes.com) 10/20/2019 - 9:38am
Brands are the essence by which companies live and die. They are what we present to our audience, who become familiar with all that we stand for by learning the imagery, communications and values that are synonymous with our organisations. It can take many years and much work to establish a brand, so it is not something that any company does...
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