Sunday Digest: Bitcoin Price Saunters And Ripple Steals Headlines ( 01/26/2020 - 12:00pm
This week saw the World Economic Forum in Davos. What better opportunity for US Treasury Secretary, Steven Mnuchin, to take a dig at 17-year-old Swedish girl, Greta Thunberg? Of course, many took the opportunity to discuss important things like Bitcoin and cryptocurrency. Bitcoin Price: Meh… Okay, so I’d like to just write ‘meh!’ and move on, but...
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Let's Talk Bitcoin! #424 What Are Lightning Wallets Doing to Help Onboard New Users? ( 01/26/2020 - 11:18am
‚ The best Sundays are for long reads and deep conversations. Earlier this week, the Let's Talk Bitcoin! Show (Adam B. Levine, Andreas M. Antonopoulos, Jonathan Mohan and Stephanie Murphy) gathered to discuss Lightning Network technology and two innovative approaches at the wallet level which simplify the new-user experience at a tangible, but...
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Everybody’s Staking But Who’s Using Proof of Stake Blockchains? ( 01/26/2020 - 8:14am
The primary use case for staking blockchains is staking. That is their raison d’être, and thousands of cryptocurrency holders have utilized this provision to increase their holdings by earning staking rewards. As the total amount of staked tokens trends towards 80% for some blockchains, however, it raises questions as to what other utility these...
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Crypto Heavyweight Bets Big on Bitcoin Halving’s Impact on Price  ( 01/26/2020 - 7:56am
Travis Kling, the Founder & Chief Investment Officer of Ikigai Asset Management, is making a huge bet on Bitcoin to rally before the year runs out. Despite the fact that Bitcoin has been in the midst of a stalling action for the past week and a half, the financial expert took to Twitter yesterday to share a technical build-up structure of...
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Litecoin News Today – Top Headline for Litecoin LTC, January 26, 2020 ( 01/26/2020 - 4:30am
Litecoin creator proposes that LTC miners donate 1% for development. The proposed solution would provide adequate funding for Litecoin. Charlie Lee also flirted with the idea of miners selecting which projects to fund. Litecoin news today – Litecoin owner has issued a new proposal regarding how to fund the Blockchain network. For the Litecoin news...
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Japan to begin its own national cryptocurrency ( 01/26/2020 - 3:18am
Following the announcement by China to launch its digital yuan, Japan is also planning to start its own cryptocurrency, a new report states. China started planning its digital Yuan project known as the DCEP (digital currency electronic payment) after Facebook announced its intentions to release Libra. At the moment, China is close to releasing a...
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What Are Lightning Wallets Doing to Help Onboard New Users? ( 01/26/2020 - 2:49am
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Blockchain interoperability will be key to successful projects this year ( 01/26/2020 - 1:53am
Currently, blockchain networks operate independently from one another. The Bitcoin blockchain, for instance, operates entirely separately from the Ethereum network. There are vast numbers of projects ..., Bitcoin, Blockchain,, Ethereum, Network
Ways In Which Blockchain Is Resolving Cyber Security Issues ( 01/25/2020 - 7:50pm
Blockchain is not contained in a single location, and a bigger network provides stronger coverage for the process. Initially launched to send and store the first cryptocurrency, blockchain technology ..., Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Network,
Ripple-Backed MoneyGram Announces New Partnership With Suez Canal Bank ( 01/25/2020 - 12:30pm
MoneyGram has announced a strategic partnership with Suez Canal Bank, allowing customers from around the world to send money directly to account holders in Egypt. The leader in cross-border payments and money transfers says the agreement grants the company access to the bank’s wide network of correspondent banks throughout the world. Suez Canal...
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How Confucius loses face in China’s new surveillance regime ( 01/25/2020 - 12:00pm
While conceived of and functioning differently in diverse contexts, ‘face’ describes a phenomenon that exists in every human society. Its most basic sense concerns the public presentation and perception of the self. Someone who has face possesses something of positive social value that arises from social approval of a person’s status, action or...
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Ripple and Coinbase Executives to Head Up New Market Integrity Working Group  ( 01/25/2020 - 11:00am
Coinspeaker Ripple and Coinbase Executives to Head Up New Market Integrity Working Group The Blockchain Association which represents some of the biggest names in the cryptocurrency industry announced the launch of a new Market Integrity Working Group. The group is tasked with the responsibility of ensuring fairness, equity and accountability in...
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Digital Yen in the Works, Industry Market Integrity Group Created, Exchanges Hoarding Bitcoin ( 01/25/2020 - 10:55am
TL;DR: Welcome to In Case You Missed It (ICYMI), a daily crypto news update. Digital yen proposal considered by Japanese lawmakers. Blockchain Association launches a new “Market Integrity” group. Exchanges hold more Bitcoin than ever before. Ukraine to block crypto wallets to retrieve illicit funds. World Economic Forum presents an open...
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UK-Based Lancashire Cricket Club Will Leverage Blockchain-Secured Ticketing ( 01/25/2020 - 6:35am
The England-based Lancashire Cricket Club has recently made an announcement . The announcement was regarding the club’s new partnership with TIXnGo, a mobile ticketing platform that leverages blockchain technology. With this partnership, TIXnGO will serve as the ticketing platform for all fixtures, domestic or international, hosted at Emirates Old...
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Bitpay Now Offers Fiat-To-Crypto Purchasing Options ( 01/25/2020 - 5:29am
On the 23rd of January, 2020, the Bitpay crypto payments firm made an announcement. This announcement is in regards to customers now being capable of buying various forms of digital assets by way of its namesake platform. The company, based in Atlanta, US, had partnered up with a payment processor specializing in fiat-to-crypto transactions:...
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Bitcoin Surge To $100k – Risk Of Death Spiral Could Thwart The Prediction ( 01/25/2020 - 5:18am
The crypto market looks better today with all the coins trading in the green. During the past few days, the crypto market was all bloody with most coins trading in the red, but analyst Josh Rager said that there's nothing to worry about because it was just a natural correction following the huge surge from last week. Bitcoin could surge to $100k...
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Tron News Today – Headlines for January 25 ( 01/25/2020 - 4:35am
The bulk of Tron’s dApps rely on gambling. Tron’s non-gambling dApps include exchanges, and high-risk. Tron has the highest increase in the number of dApp users. Tron News Today – the network has grown to be one of the most popular protocols in the ecosystem. It has reportedly made a name as one of the go-to places for dApps. Tron is now widely...
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Police arrest two men for mining Bitcoins in Shangla ( 01/25/2020 - 4:27am
Bitcoin, a cryptocurrency, is a decentralised digital currency without a central bank or single administrator that can be sent from user to user on the peer-to-peer Bitcoin network without the need ...
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Crypto and the Latency Arms Race: Market Microstructures ( 01/25/2020 - 4:00am
Max Boonen is the founder and CEO of crypto trading firm B2C2. This post is the third in a series of three that looks at the structure of crypto markets. Opinions expressed within are his own and do not reflect those of CoinDesk. In the two previous articles, I summarized the evolution of speed in modern finance and the balancing act between good...
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Uniswap Liquidity Grows Following Additional Token Listings ( 01/25/2020 - 3:36am
Uniswap , a leading decentralized exchange ( DEX ), has seen tremendous growth in the last week, having cleared all-time highs in terms of platform liquidity and ETH locked in reserves. DeFi Needs Liquid DEXes to Thrive Achieving widespread adoption of DeFi requires users to be able to access the entire financial stack in a permissionless and...
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Federal Agency Hits Wells Fargo’s Ex-CEO With Lifetime Ban and $17.5 Million Fine for Fake Account Scheme ( 01/24/2020 - 11:54pm
Wells Fargo’s John Stumpf got hit with a lifetime ban from the banking industry in an unprecedented action by a US watchdog. The bank’s former chief executive officer will also pay a fine of $17.5 million for his role in embroiling Wells Fargo in a massive fake-accounts scheme that sparked national outrage. To meet crazy quotas, the bank pushed...
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Teenagers today. Can't take them anywhere, eh? 18-year-old kid accused of $50m SIM-swap cryptocurrency heist ( 01/24/2020 - 10:54pm
An 18-year-old man from Canada has been accused of stealing more than $50m in cryptocurrency using SIM-swapping attacks. SIM swapping typically involves crooks tricking cellular network support staff ..., Canada, Cryptocurrency, Network, Swap,
Proof of Love Ep. 44 Surrogacy with Alice Hlidkova ( 01/24/2020 - 9:27pm
On this episode of #ProofofLove, we invited Alice Hlidkova on to discuss the topics of surrogacy and freezing your eggs for future pregnancies.Freezing eggs is a rising trend and Alice who recently went through the procedure gives us some answers to our questions:What does it mean to freeze your eggs and what is the process?What is the average age...
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Ripple Chief Bashes Bitcoin While XRP Tumbles Again ( 01/24/2020 - 8:10pm
Ripple chief executive Brad Garlinghouse has been bashing Bitcoin again on its potential for becoming a major payments network. Meanwhile, the company’s own digital currency, XRP, has added to its losses this week. Speaking to the Wall Sreet Journal recently, Brad Garlinghouse was not very complimentary about Bitcoin. However, the comments are par...,, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cardano, Centralized, Crypto, Cryptocurrency, Decentralized, Digital Currency, Dumping, Flippening, Lightning Network, Lightning Network, Liquid, Liquid, Narrative, Network, Now Accepting Bitcoin, Platform, Ripple, Token, USD, XRP
Ripple CEO Touts Possibility of an IPO in 2020 ( 01/24/2020 - 6:10pm
Cryptocurrency firm Ripple Labs could go public this year. The company’s chief executive Brad Garlinhgouse stoked the fires earlier this week. Garlinghouse made an appearance at the World Economic Forum earlier this week, and according to a tweet from Asheesh Birla, the Senior Vice President of Product at the San Francisco firm, there are...
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The Beginner's Guide to Bitcoin Part 6: How Bitcoin Works with Shinobi - WBD187 ( 01/24/2020 - 2:21pm
Location: SkypeDate: Friday, 17th JanuaryProject: Block DigestRole: Host Beginners Guide Part 6 - How Bitcoin Works with Shinobi: As a newcomer to Bitcoin, you can begin using the network without understanding the protocol. While in the early days Bitcoin required a level of technical knowledge, there is now a plethora of companies creating...
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Harmony Kicks Off Migration From Ethereum and Binance Chains to Its Own ( 01/24/2020 - 2:05pm
Holders of the ONE token from the team at Harmony should make plans to swap their ERC-20 (ethereum) or BEP-2 (binance chain) tokens for the coin on Harmony’s blockchain if they want to be able to participate in staking and other network activities. According to a blog post shared Thursday, Harmon’s token swap is ready to commence, allowing current...
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Blockchain Could Secure You Your Dream Job, Billionaire Hints ( 01/24/2020 - 2:00pm
Blockchain will be among key technologies to transform the job market, according to Aneel Bhursi, co-founder and CEO of human capital management firm, Workday. Blockchain to Boost the Value of Credentials Last week, LinkedIn said that blockchain would be the most in-demand job skill this year. However, the technology will also help employees...,, Blockchain, Carry, CEO, Important People, Market, Network, Switzerland
The Taproot/Schnorr soft fork is now formally proposed as Bitcoin Improvement Proposals ( 01/24/2020 - 1:44pm
The Taproot/Schnorr proposal has been published as a series if Bitcoin Improvement Proposals (BIPs) – a symbolic milestone for the long-anticipated technological change. Taproot was first introduced by Bitcoin Core developer Greg Maxwell in Jan. 2018 and formalized by another Bitcoin Core developer, Pieter Wuille, in May as a soft fork bundled...
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Eos (EOS) Gains 3% In A Day As Bulls Fight For A Reversal. Is $4.00 Possible? ( 01/24/2020 - 12:53pm
Eos (EOS) bounced off key support level at $3.340 USD, signaling a possible start of a bullish run. Eos bulls targets $4.000 USD in the coming weeks despite unclear price action on the charts. Can bears force a move to sub-$3.00 levels? Eos (EOS), the eighth largest cryptocurrency in market capitalization, targets a spike to $4.00 USD after...
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Hedera Hashgraph: What Happened to the ‘Bitcoin Killer’? ( 01/24/2020 - 12:00pm
Hedera Hashgraph appeared in 2019, and took the crypto world by a storm. Despite being a bit late to the game, Hedera Hashgraph quickly called itself a “Bitcoin Killer”, despite the failure of multiple projects to achieve that feat before it. HBAR Still Suffering from Faulty Tokenomics But despite the fanfares at launch, all that the HBAR token...
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Litecoin’s Network Activity Could Explode as LTC Turns Bullish ( 01/24/2020 - 11:27am
Litecoin saw a substantial amount of value transferred on its network throughout 2019. As the cryptocurrency market appears to have entered a new bull run, this year looks even more promising for LTC. Litecoin’s Massive Network Activity According to a recent report by BitInfoCharts , over $100 billion worth of LTC were transacted over the Litecoin...
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Tether Gold Launched, Ripple Hints at Going Public, BIS: Emerging Markets Lead CBDC Innovation ( 01/24/2020 - 10:33am
TL;DR: Welcome to In Case You Missed It (ICYMI), a daily crypto news update. Tether launches Tether Gold token. Ripple could file for an IPO this year, according to its CEO. The central bank to central banks, the BIS, states emerging markets are spearheading CBDC research. Ripple stopped selling XRP to exchanges during Q4 2019. Coinbase custody...
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A16z-backed Dfinity demonstrates an open version of LinkedIn – ‘LinkedUp’ ( 01/24/2020 - 9:05am
Decentralized cloud startup Dfinity, which raised $102 million in 2018, has showcased an open version of LinkedIn called “LinkedUp.” According to a statement shared with The Block on Thursday, LinkedUp app runs on Dfinity's decentralized “Internet Computer,” unlike on a proprietary platform such as Amazon AWS or Google Cloud. LinkedUp is also not...
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Meet Set Social Trading: Toward a New Kind of Social Crypto Native on Ethereum ( 01/24/2020 - 8:25am
If you’re unfamiliar with Set Protocol, it’s an innovative decentralized finance project worth putting on your radar. Why? It powers the creation of Sets, “smart basket” portfolio tokens that can rebalance their underlying assets, e.g. tokens representing ether (ETH) and bitcoin (BTC), both automatically per a given trading strategy and on a...
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Elon Musk Doubles Down: “Crypto Is a Cash Replacement” ( 01/24/2020 - 8:19am
Two weeks ago, Elon Musk — the prominent entrepreneur that has played a key role in companies like PayPal, SpaceX, Tesla, SolarCity, and a number of other technology firms — published the innuendo-filled tweet below. Bitcoin is *not* my safe word — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) January 10, 2020 This was far from the first time in mentioned cryptocurrency...
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Brad Garlinghouse Prepares For Ripple IPO, States That BTC Not Payment Medium ( 01/24/2020 - 8:17am
Brad Garlinghouse, a well-known member of the crypto community due to his former employment at Yahoo and the current CEO position of Ripple , gave a few statements about Bitcoin . According to Garlinghouse, Bitcoin doesn’t suit well as a way to make quick payments. Instead, it serves as an excellent way to store value. Speed Is King For Payments...
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Ripple and XRP: The Complete Guide ( 01/24/2020 - 8:10am
The network allows payments in any fiat asset, as well as crypto assets, including Bitcoin (BTC). This set of features is impossible for Bitcoin, and only slightly accessible for Ethereum. Bitcoin ..., Bitcoin,, Crypto, Ethereum, Fiat, How To, Network, Ripple, XRP
Reebonz Luxury Goods Platform Adopts VeChain (VET) ( 01/24/2020 - 8:00am
VeChainThor (VET) a distributed ledger technology (DLT) project that claims to be focused on connecting blockchain technology with the real world, through a robust governance model and IoT integration, has been chosen as the network of choice by Singapore’s Reebonz luxury goods platform. Ribbons will use the VeChainThor network to carry out...
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Bitcoin Mesh Network is on Process by Venezuelan Team ( 01/24/2020 - 6:44am
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Digital Assets: Square Granted US Patent For New Currency Exchange Network Including Cryptos ( 01/24/2020 - 6:32am
According to CoinDesk, the transactions would occur automatically, in real-time, and instantly. That would be a huge win for Jack Dorsey-owned Square, because, currently, a bitcoin transaction is ..., Bitcoin, CoinDesk,, Exchange, Innovations, Network, Patent
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