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Ethereum to Acquire Top-Level Domain Name With New Partnership

Ethereum to Acquire Top-Level Domain Name With New Partnership

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Ethereum to Acquire Top-Level Domain Name With New Partnership Ethereum has entered into an agreement with a provider of end-to-end domain services Minds + Machines Group Limited (MMX) that will let Ethereum Name Service (ENS) get a top-level domain name, according to an Aug. 3 press release. Under the agreement, Ethereum’s (ETH) consumers will be able to register their addresses with MMX’s top-level domain .luxe (an abbreviation for “Let U Xchange Easily”), which is set to be launched “soon.” The .luxe extension will reportedly enter its pre-launch phases in the near future, and go on sale to the public this October. Any domain registered within the .luxe zone can reportedly be integrated with the Ethereum blockchain and all ass
Japanese Association Seeks Authority to Enforce Self-Regulation on Crypto Exchanges – Bitcoin News

Japanese Association Seeks Authority to Enforce Self-Regulation on Crypto Exchanges – Bitcoin News

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Japanese Association Seeks Authority to Enforce Self-Regulation on Crypto Exchanges - Bitcoin News Regulation Japanese crypto exchanges may soon have an official self-regulatory body. The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association has applied with the country’s financial regulator to become the authority for self-regulation, with the power to enforce rules on its crypto exchange members. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Registering with FSA The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association (Jvcea) announced Friday that it has applied for certification with the country’s top financial regulator, the Financial Services Agency (FSA). There are currently 16 government-approved, fully licensed crypto
XRP Technical Analysis Weekend Recap: Re-Focus on XRP, 3 Bullish Reasons Why

XRP Technical Analysis Weekend Recap: Re-Focus on XRP, 3 Bullish Reasons Why

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Please share if you find this article interesting. XRP Technical Analysis Weekend Recap: Re-Focus on XRP, 3 Bullish Reasons Why If we may ask a legitimate question, what is draining crypto valuation and XRP in particular? With every new low, there is saturation of theories—flimsy and authoritative. No matter the explanation, it doesn’t really matter because at the end of the day, prices are down and your investment in XRP is taking a rather painful hit.Today we summarize why, despite all the down turns, there are valid and encouraging reasons to stay put and wait for the next big XRP bullish run:First, let’s talk about the welcoming Malta. It’s quickly becoming a paradise shedding cryptocurrencies from all regulatory hostilities. While we realize how country’s leaders are positio
Goldman Sachs Investment Strategy Group: ‘Crypto Mania’ a Risk to Stable 2018 Outlook

Goldman Sachs Investment Strategy Group: ‘Crypto Mania’ a Risk to Stable 2018 Outlook

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Goldman Sachs Investment Strategy Group: ‘Crypto Mania’ a Risk to Stable 2018 Outlook Bitcoin (BTC) and “unsteady cryptocurrency mania” are the one of six factors that threaten Goldman Sachs 2018 market outlook, according to a July 2018 report by the Goldman Sachs Investment Strategy Group. The report entitled “(Un)Steady as She Goes,” highlights “cryptocurrency mania” as one of several factors that could affect their initial market outlook for this year.  Other factors listed included terrorism, the rise of populism, rising geopolitical tensions, and an increasing threat of cyberattacks. The investment bank expects cryptocurrency markets to “further [decline] in the future given our view that these cryptocurrencies do not fulfil
Report: Mood About Crypto Markets Changes Two Months After Trends – Bitcoin News

Report: Mood About Crypto Markets Changes Two Months After Trends – Bitcoin News

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Report: Mood About Crypto Markets Changes Two Months After Trends - Bitcoin News Markets and Prices It takes about two months for the public sentiment to adjust to new trends in the cryptocurrency markets. That’s according to a recently published report whose authors have examined the changes in the opinions of thousands of active followers of crypto markets over a period of nine months. They found that the collective mood can be bullish long after a downward trend has started.  Also read: Boerse Stuttgart to Host Crypto Trading and Coin Offerings Optimistic Mood Persists Despite Decline in Prices Investors, traders and market watchers need two months to adjust to new long-term trends in the cryptocurrency markets, a study c
Coinbase Custody Considers Addition of 37 New Assets Including XRP, EOS and XMR

Coinbase Custody Considers Addition of 37 New Assets Including XRP, EOS and XMR

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Coinbase Custody Considers Addition of 37 New Assets Including XRP, EOS and XMR San Francisco-based exchange and wallet service Coinbase announced today, Aug. 3 that it is exploring the addition of 40 new assets to its custodial service, Coinbase Custody. The blog post stresses that the crypto assets may be added “for storage only,” and that Coinbase will add them “as quickly and safely as possible.” Coinbase states that they are not currently considering the assets for trading. According to the post: “We are making this announcement internally at Coinbase and to the public at the same time to remain transparent with our customers about support for future assets.” Among the new assets being considered for storage are Ripple (XR
High Times Becomes the First IPO to Accept Cryptocurrencies – Bitcoin News

High Times Becomes the First IPO to Accept Cryptocurrencies – Bitcoin News

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Please share if you find this article interesting. High Times Becomes the First IPO to Accept Cryptocurrencies - Bitcoin News News On Thursday, the well-known cannabis culture brand and publication High Times announced it’s holding an initial public offering (IPO) and that it will be the first regulated A+ stock offering to accept cryptocurrencies. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space High Times Takes Another Step Into the Future by Accepting Cryptocurrencies for its IPO The firm High Times is a popular cannabis-focused monthly magazine that was founded in 1974. The publication founded by Tom Forcade reports on the marijuana counterculture and the legalization of cannabis. On August 2, 2018, the legacy company announced it is holding an IPO so indi
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA, TRON: Price Analysis, August 03

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA, TRON: Price Analysis, August 03

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA, TRON: Price Analysis, August 03 The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. The total market capitalization of cryptocurrencies has dived to about $266 billion from above $300 billion on July 27. Such price swings are a common phenomenon on the cryptocurrency market. However, investment bank UBS believes that instability is a major hindrance to Bitcoin being considered as money. Robert Sluymer, head of tec...
Japan Labor Ministry Confused as Crypto Salaries Demand Increased – Bitcoin News

Japan Labor Ministry Confused as Crypto Salaries Demand Increased – Bitcoin News

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Japan Labor Ministry Confused as Crypto Salaries Demand Increased - Bitcoin News News Japan’s Labor Ministry is not hiding its confusion as the Tokyo Metropolitan Government and venture companies requested a deregulation of the Labor Standard Act. Japan has respected the “salaries in cash” principle for 70 years under the Labor Standard Act, however with the proliferation of digital money and salaries paid in cryptocurrencies, withdrawing money from a bank could increasingly be unnecessary, Nikkei reported. Also read: Can Banks be Replaced by an App? BitWage says yes they can Increasing Conversion to “Cashless” Trends Also Seems to Bring Controversy The NSSZ (National Strategic Special Zone), which is designated by the natio
Institutional Investors and Fintech: Will Wall Street Go Head-First Into Crypto?

Institutional Investors and Fintech: Will Wall Street Go Head-First Into Crypto?

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Institutional Investors and Fintech: Will Wall Street Go Head-First Into Crypto? Following a breakout year for cryptocurrencies, 2018 has been extremely challenging — to say the least. With Bitcoin and numerous altcoins hitting all time highs in December, a sobering market correction followed and the markets have only started to settle midway through this year. There have been many reasons for the cryptocurrency markets being battered by bearish sentiments across the board. However, having passed the midway mark of the year, there are increasingly encouraging signs that institutional investors are changing their tune once again — hinting that mainstream adoption is around the corner. Furthermore, Bitcoin has reached market cap le