Please share if you find this article interesting. PR: Crypto Commodity Exchange Digital Ticks Pre - ICO Sells out in 40 Minutes Flat! Public ICO on 15th April 2018 - Bitcoin News This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Tallin, Estonia – We are announcing a breakthrough in our journey at Digital Ticks. Barely 40 minutes into our ICO pre-sale, our token sale is sold out! Public Sale announced for 15th April 2018. When we started our Pre-ICO on 25th March, we believed that it definitely would be a success but we couldn
Please share if you find this article interesting. Hacked Cryptocurrency Exchange Youbit Re-Emerges Amid Insurance Controversy - Bitcoin News News Cryptocurrency exchange Youbit has reportedly re-emerged after a series of hacks and a bankruptcy filing, amid an insurance claim controversy and civil lawsuits. The exchange continues to operate after it was sold and renamed, local media reported. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies Insurance Claim Denied DB Insurance, one of South Korea’s biggest property-and-casualty insurers, has denied the claim of 3 billion won (~USD$280 million) by Yapian, the operator of Youbit, local media reported on Thursday. The insurer asserted that Yapian “violated the ‘advance notice obligation’” which
Please share if you find this article interesting. Thailand Approves Draft Decree on Crypto - Bitcoin News Regulation The Thai cabinet has approved a draft decree to regulate cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings. The definition of digital assets has been modified from the previous draft but the tax structure remains. All crypto businesses must obtain licenses and report information to the anti-money laundering office. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies Royal Decree to Regulate Crypto Approved Mr. Apisak Tantivorawong. The Thai cabinet has approved a draft of a royal decree to regulate cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs), according to local media. Finance Minister Mr. Apisak Tantivorawong revealed that no m
Please share if you find this article interesting. Kik App To Partner With Unity Technologies To Spread Token To Mainstream Gaming Canadian mobile chat Kik App recently revealed its plans to partner with Unity Technologies video gaming company in a move towards mainstream adoption of its Kin cryptocurrency by the gaming industry. As a Kik spokesperson told Cointelegraph, the upcoming partnership with Unity will “bring cryptocurrency to millions of gaming developers,” enabling token integration into games with the help of a customized gaming-specific software development kit (SDK) developed by Kik. The company plans to share the Kin Gaming SDK on the Unity Asset Store for gaming developers after beta testing by select Unity partners. The SDK will also be available on software deve
Please share if you find this article interesting. Bitcoin Breaks Below $7K to Fall to 50-Day Low The price of bitcoin is back below $7,000 and trading at its lowest price since Feb. 7. According to CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index, the world's largest cryptocurrency is changing hands at $6,700, a move that follows its steady decline from around $8,000 since the start of the Mar. 29 trading session, a 15 percent dip within a day. Stepping back, that price puts bitcoin at a 51-day low, down 42 percent from its recent high at $11,660 on Mar. 5, and 60 percent from its 2018 high of $17,144 observed on Jan. 7. However, the 2018 low of bitcoin still remains at $5,947 on Feb. 6, according to CoinDesk's data. Still, bitcoin's drop also follows a broader market decline. Data from CoinM
Please share if you find this article interesting. Telegram Attracts $850 Mln In Second Round Of ICO Pavel and Nikolai Durov reported that they raised $850 mln in the second round of their initial coin offering (ICO) in a notice signed today with the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The ICO sought investment to support the development of the Telegram messenger app and its own Blockchain platform Telegraph Open Network. While the document does not disclose the identity of investors, 94 different entities took part in the ICO, which started on March 14. In the column wherein the applicant specifies which type of securities are on offer, the document states “Purchase Agreements for Cryptocurrency.” The offering was given under Federal Exemption 506(c), which states that, “a co
Please share if you find this article interesting. Breaking: Mailchimp Reportedly Shuts Down Accounts Related To Crypto, Prices Drop Marketing automation platform Mailchimp will reportedly shut down all accounts related to cryptocurrencies, including initial coin offerings (ICOs), exchanges, news, books, events, and announcements. Industry expert and Bitcoin advocate Andreas Antonopoulos tweeted on the subject: This is the second instance I hear of @mailchimp shutting down accounts related to crypto-currencies. Not ones advertising ICOs, or even exchanges. Just news, books, event announcements. https://t.co/R424TfN50W — Andreas M. Antonopoulos (@aantonop) March 29, 2018 Evan Van Ness of the Week In Ethereum tweeted that Mailchimp is shutting down their account in four weeks “bec
Please share if you find this article interesting. Newegg Enables Cryptocurrency Payments for Canadian Customers - Bitcoin News News On March 28 the popular online electronics merchant Newegg announced its now allowing residents from Canada the ability to pay for goods using cryptocurrencies. Through its partnership with the payment processing firm Bitpay, the company feels its the right time to offer Canadian customers the ability to pay for items with the digital currencies BCH and BTC. Also Read: Steven Seagal Karate Chops Bitcoin ICO Goodbye Broadening Acceptance of Bitcoin to Our Customers in Canada The e-commerce store Newegg has accepted BTC in the U.S. since 2014 and was one of the earliest electronics merchants to take cryptocurrency for payments. According to the f...
Please share if you find this article interesting. Ether Drops Below $400 to Hit Lowest Price Since November The price of ether, the cryptocurrency of the ethereum network, fell below $400 on Thursday for the first time since November. Ether hit a low of $387.85, according to CoinDesk data, and as of press time is trading at roughly $394. On GDAX, the cryptocurrency exchange operated by startup Coinbase, ETH is currently trading at around $392. The cryptocurrency's price hasn't been below the $400 level since November 23, according to data from CoinMarketCap. At the time, the price had nearly reached an all-time high and would go on to surpass $1,200 as the broader cryptocurrency market shot to its peak. As previously reported, ether is one of several major cryptocurrencies t...
Please share if you find this article interesting. Five Cryptocurrency Exchanges in Japan Throw in the Towel - Bitcoin News News Five cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan are closing after their operators reportedly withdrew their applications with the Japanese financial regulator to operate crypto exchanges. They are in the process of returning clients’ cash and crypto holdings. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies Five Exchanges Cease Operations Five cryptocurrency exchange operators in Japan have withdrawn their applications with the Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA) to register their crypto exchanges, Nikkei reported on Thursday, adding that “More are expected to follow, as the FSA has given several exchanges a chance to