Please share if you find this article interesting. Privacy-Centric 'Bob Wallet' Adds Bitcoin Cash Support - Bitcoin News Privacy Privacy is important in the cryptocurrency ecosystem to a large number of individuals, and people believe private transactions are needed badly these days in a society watched by the ‘deep state.’ Because people find privacy to be extremely important, some developers have designed bitcoin mixers and tumblers that help obfuscate cryptocurrency transactions recorded on public blockchains. One specific project in the works called Bob Wallet offers a privacy-centric client that enables users to move BTC and BCH from a public wallet to a private wallet in a secretive fashion. Also read: US Presidential Candidate Would Pardon Snowden, Ulbricht on First D
Please share if you find this article interesting. Crypto Markets Rally, With Bitcoin Pushing $7K, Ethereum Close to $500 The crypto markets are on a strong upswing today, July 8, as data from Coin360 shows, with with Bitcoin (BTC) pushing the $7,000 price point. Virtually all of the top 100 coins by market cap are green on the day to press time. The markets have seen just over a week of solid consolidation of gains first claimed in their late June rebound, and today appear to be pushing even higher resistance levels. Market visualization from Coin360 Bitcoin is trading around $6,752 to press time, up 3 percent over the 24-hour period, bringing its weekly gains to a solid 6-7 percent. The top cryptocurrency gained over $230 in value in the space of a little over one hour this a...
Please share if you find this article interesting. Bitcoin Trading in Chinese Currency Drops Below 1% of World Total - Bitcoin News Economy & Regulation Bitcoin trading in renminbi (RMB) has dropped to less than 1 percent of the global total, the central bank of China announced. The People’s Republic banned yuan-crypto trade last year, prompting the exodus of hundreds of Chinese crypto businesses, including some of the world’s leading trading platforms. Also read: Crypto Exchange Binance Expects up to $1 Billion Profit in 2018 ‘Zero-Risk’ Exit for 88 Exchanges, the People’s Bank Says The trading of Bitcoin with the Chinese national currency, the renminbi (RMB), has fallen to less than 1 percent of the world’s total, the People’s Bank of China (PBC) announced this Friday,
Please share if you find this article interesting. Five of the Best Blockchain Explorers - Bitcoin News Technology Blockchain explorers have come a long way since bitcoin’s early days. In the beginning there were none. Then there were basic ones that allowed users to search for specific wallet addresses or transactions. Fast forward to today and we’re blessed with a plethora of blockchain explorers that can be used to extract all kinds of data from multiple blockchains including hidden messages, block heights, and rich lists. Also read: Crypto Exchange Binance Expects up to $1 Billion Profit in 2018 Blockchain Explorers Are the Google of Cryptocurrencies As giant public databases, blockchains, by their nature, are designed for exploration. It’s taken a while though for inter
Please share if you find this article interesting. Blockgeek’s Ameer Rosic: ‘Everyone Is Smart Enough to Lose or Make Money’ in Crypto This interview has been edited and condensed. Ameer Rosic, serial entrepreneur and founder of online blockchain hub Blockgeeks, goes into why he thinks investing in crypto should be open to the masses and what it will take to induce widespread blockchain adoption during an interview at this year’s BlockShow Europe 2018. Molly Jane: First off, how did you get interested in the crypto and blockchain space? Ameer Rosic: I’ve been a serial entrepreneur for my all life. I’ve been involved in the blockchain space way before any of this ICO craze, for the last four or five years. In the last two years, I’ve been focusing on building Blockgeeks. And what
Please share if you find this article interesting. New Cashpay Wallet Feature Replaces BCH After Spending - Bitcoin News Wallets Just recently news.Bitcoin.com reported on a new Bitcoin Cash (BCH) centric wallet called Cashpay. The wallet launched last June and allows any user to purchase anything online using BCH. This week the development team has added a new feature called ‘Spend and Replace’ a wallet function that replaces BCH with a BCH buy order from Coinbase whenever the cryptocurrency is spent. Also read: A Look at the Long and Annoying Process of Claiming Bitcoin Forks Cashpay Allows Users to Replace the Bitcoin Cash They Spend During the first week of June, we reported on a new bitcoin cash wallet application called Cashpay. The mobile app that’s available for Andr
Please share if you find this article interesting. What Happened When A Secret Bitcoin Key Went Public At least one bitcoin mystery can be checked off our lists. The long-awaited reveal of the private keys connected to a now-defunct alert system built into bitcoin occurred Monday through an email by two Bitcoin Core developers, Bryan Bishop and Andrew Chow. In the email, the two wrote that the reason for full disclosure of the bitcoin alert keys was to "mitigate the effects of unknown dissemination and proliferation of the keys." Further, Bishop and Chow emphasized that these keys would no longer pose risk to the bitcoin network, explaining that "the bitcoin alert system has been completely retired." Retired or not, social media kicked into overdrive once news about this bitcoin ...
Please share if you find this article interesting. The Weekly: Coinbase Custody Opens, Malta Adopts Crypto Law, Bittrex Invades Europe - Bitcoin News The Weekly In this week’s daily editions of Bitcoin in Brief we reported about Coinbase opening the floodgates for institutional money, the new crypto law in Malta, and a move by Bittrex to invade the European market. We also covered, in this week’s most commented-on article, Nobel laureate economist Paul Krugman’s trolling of XRP and BTC supporters. Also Read: No Insider Trading, Market Manipulation and Misleading Ads – Malta’s New Crypto Law Fake Trezor Wallet Website On Monday, we reported that hardware wallet manufacturer Trezor has issued a warning to clients about a phishing attempt against its users. A fake Trezor Wallet
Please share if you find this article interesting. Crypto Exchange Binance Expects up to $1 Billion Profit in 2018 - Bitcoin News Exchanges Leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance expects a net profit of up to $1 billion USD this year. The trading platform has already registered about $300 million of revenue in the first half of 2018 and a five-fold increase in the number of users. The data demonstrates a serious growth for Binance which is taking steps to expand globally. Also read: Expanding Exchanges, New Crypto Fund, Patent, and Laws Binance CEO Claims 10 million Users In a year with significant losses incurred by investors, Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trade volume, has already made some $300 million dollars of revenue. Moreover, according to
Please share if you find this article interesting. Dark Web Alleged Silk Road Conspirator Handed to US Authorities - Bitcoin News News Dark web alleged Silk Road conspirator, Gary Davis of Ireland, agreed recently to be extradited to the United States. Once on US soil, he will face charges levied against him five years ago in connection with the eventual conviction of Ross Ulbricht (who prosecutors claim was the site’s mastermind). Mr. Davis, should he be convicted, would receive a life sentence. Also read: US Presidential Candidate Would Pardon Snowden, Ulbricht on First Day Alleged Silk Road Conspirator Extradited to US A visibly upset Roger Ver, CEO of Bitcoin.com, took to his personal Youtube channel, wearing a Freeross.org t-shirt. Mr. Ver set about reminding viewers