The Decentralize Your Life Tour Promotes Freedom Cells Throughout the U.S. This past July news.Bitcoin.com spoke with Derrick Broze host of the Conscious Resistance Network about the first leg of his Decentralize Your Life 2017 tour. This week we caught up with Broze at the end of his travels across the U.S. throughout the Midwest and West Coast part of his visit to discuss how the trip was going. Broze a self-proclaimed agorist-activist said the tour so far was thrilling and he had the chance to spread the ideas of free-market activism and cryptocurrencies throughout each community. Also read: The Decentralize Your Life Tour: An Interview With Derrick Broze Free Association, Self-Empowerment, and Decentralization News.Bitcoin.com spoke with Derrick Broze again this week, as he’s
Putin Tells Central Bank Not to Create Unnecessary Barriers to Cryptocurrencies The President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, held a meeting on Tuesday to discuss cryptocurrencies. It was attended by top regulators including the central bank governor, her deputy, and the finance minister. While Putin acknowledged the risks associated with cryptocurrencies, he stressed the importance to not “build up unnecessary barriers” for new technologies. Also read: Japan’s Largest Bitcoin Exchange Bitflyer Launches Bitcoin Visa Prepaid Card Putin’s Meeting Russia’s president Vladimir Putin held a meeting “on the use of digital technology in finance and the implementation of innovative financial tools” on Tuesday, according to the Kremlin’s website. The meeting was attended by Preside
Roboforex Launches CFD Trading for Bitcoin Another international brokerage firm just entered into the bitcoin ecosystem. Roboforex out of Cyprus added bitcoin CFD trading on their platform. This means clients will have indirect exposure to bitcoin, and speculate on the shorts and gains of bitcoin. The firm has also added ethereum to their available trading pairs. The company decided to add the cryptocurrencies as a result of client and market interest. Also read: Lightning Network Centralization Leads to Economic Censorship The firm will have btc/usd and eth/usd trading pairs. The pairs are available right now. The company press release also stated the partners in the company will get some of their commission in CFD cryptocurrency orders. Clients and partners can find the trading
Circle Pay for Europe, Circle Trading for Whales Text messages and blog opinions travel flawlessly around the world, and for free. Circle Pay believes money should do the same. France and Italy are its new proving grounds. Its parent company is encouraging institutional investors to trade crypto assets with Circle Trading, an over-the-counter (OTC) brand, which offers bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash. Also read: Circle Financial: BitLicense Granted, Circle Pay Launch Circle Pay’s Bitcoin Beginnings Bitcoin as usable currency rather than just a technology or speculative instrument was one of the core motivations for Circle Internet Financial Limited (Circle), according to early promotion. Circle Pay app demoIts flagship brand rode buzz and excitement surrounding bitcoin to urge adoption of
In recent statements addressing contemporary cyber threats, including those pertaining to cryptocurrency cyber crime such as ransomware, the New Zealand Reserve Bank has rejected calls for enhanced and intrusive regulations. Organisations Have to Be Swift Against Cyber Threats The New Zealand Reserve Bank has rejected calls for enhanced regulations designed to target contemporary cyber threats, including ransomware and other challenges associated with virtual currencies. In a speech which has been published on the New Zealand Reserve Bank’s website, Reserve Bank representative Toby Fiennes articulates the bank’s position on contemporary cyber threats. “The dynamic cyber environment means that organisations have to be nimble in their approach to cyber security – focused on outcomes
Dash price gained bullish momentum against the US Dollar and Bitcoin, and now DASH/USD can be seen as a buy on dips near $195. The Status: Dash price surged higher and broke a major resistance at $165 and $180 versus the US Dollar. There is a bullish trend line forming with support at $195 on the hourly chart of DASH/USD (data feed from Poloniex). The price is currently correcting lower, but remains supported around the $198 and $195 levels. Technical Aspect In the past few analysis, we discussed about positive moves in Dash price above $150 against the US Dollar. The price remained in a bullish trend and was able to break a major resistance at $165 and $180. The price gained traction and traded above the $200 level for a new monthly high near $217.82. Later, it
Ethereum price is struggling to gain bullish momentum against the US Dollar and Bitcoin, and ETH/USD remains capped by a major hurdle near $230-236. The Status: ETH price remained below the $230-236 resistance area and failed to gain traction against the US Dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted bearish trend line with current resistance near $228 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via SimpleFX) is still intact. The price has slowly moved below the 100 hourly SMA, but there is no major move below $230. Technial Aspect During the past few days, there were only range moves in ETH price above the $205 level against the US Dollar. On the upside, the price struggled to break the $230 and $236 resistance levels. There was no major action during the past few sessions,
Bitcoin price could be due for an upside break from this short-term consolidation pattern, which looks like a bullish flag on long-term time frames. The Status: Bitcoin price is still stuck in its symmetrical triangle pattern just below its all-time highs. A downside break could inspire a larger correction from the rally while an upside break could lead to the creation of new record highs. Technical indicators are mostly signaling that further gains are in the cards. Technical Aspect The 100 SMA is above the longer-term 200 SMA to signal that the path of least resistance is to the upside. Also, the gap between the moving averages is getting wider to indicate that bullish momentum is getting stronger. The 100 SMA is holding as dynamic support at the bottom of the...
Bitcoin price might be done with its correction and the Fibonacci extension tool shows how low it could go from here. The Status: Bitcoin price is completing its pullback to the broken triangle support at $2400. This lines up with a Fibonacci retracement level and the extension tool shows the next potential support areas. Technical indicators are showing that the selloff could resume around these levels. Technical Aspect The 100 SMA is below the longer-term 200 SMA to confirm that the path of least resistance is to the downside. At the same time, the 100 SMA lines up with the broken triangle support to add to its strength as resistance. The 200 SMA dynamic inflection point is closer to the triangle top, which might be the last line of defense in this downtrend p...
As the market matures and lures more traditional finance professionals, investors like John Mack see a gap in accessibility. Mack is putting money down in what he believes to be the right places – expect ICO later this year. Digital Currency Ventures John Mack, once served as Chief Executive Officer for Morgan Stanley is now setting his crosshairs on digital currency. The banker claims to have been investing in digital currencies for years. John points out in an email statement: I have been watching and investing in the cryptocurrency market over the last several years… We think Omega One is going to be transformative because it benefits the entire ecosystem – making crypto assets cheaper and easier to access. His investments were made via Venture One, a portfolio company in wh