Tim Draper Maintains $250k Bitcoin (BTC) Price Prediction

Tim Draper Maintains $250k Bitcoin (BTC) Price Prediction

02:29 - 21/09/2018

Ethereumworldnews

“I Made That Prediction And I’m Sticking To It” As reported by Ethereum World News just days ago, Tim Draper, a venture capitalist and well-known cryptocurrency proponent, claimed that the total value of all crypto assets would reach a staggering $80 trillion over the next 15 years. Speaking on-stage at an event during Singapore’s so-called […]

Breaking News – SEC Decision on Cboe’s BTC ETF Postponed

Breaking News – SEC Decision on Cboe’s BTC ETF Postponed

21:41 - 20/09/2018

Ethereumworldnews

On September 20th, 2018 SEC or The Securities and Exchange Commission has announced that its decision regarding Cboe Bitcoin exchange ETF is set for a later date being postponed. According to the commission’s post. “Pursuant to Section 19(b)(2)(B) of the Act,30 the Commission is providing notice of the grounds for disapproval under consideration. The Commission […]

Tim Draper Keeps $250,000 Bitcoin Price Target, Says It Will be Bigger Than the Internet

Tim Draper Keeps $250,000 Bitcoin Price Target, Says It Will be Bigger Than the Internet

21:00 - 20/09/2018

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Billionaire Bitcoin enthusiast Tim Draper remains confident that the dominant cryptocurrency will reach his famous $250,000 price target by 2022. Tim Draper Expects Crypto Age to be ‘Bigger Than the Internet Ever Was’ The venture capitalist known for his early stakes in Tesla, Skype, and Hotmail, was interviewed by TheStreet at the Crypto-Finance-Conference in California. The talk...

Ethereum [ETH] Could Soon Take Half of Bitcoin’s Marketcap, Tech Analyst Says

Ethereum [ETH] Could Soon Take Half of Bitcoin’s Marketcap, Tech Analyst Says

13:22 - 20/09/2018

Ethereumworldnews

Ethereum’s dominance over the global marketcap in the next five years will make it the new Crypto-king overtaking Bitcoin’s place. That’s what Ian McLeod said to the financial news portal Market Watch. Ian McLeod is an analyst for Thomas Crown Art, an art agency that relies on the ethereum blockchain to protect against fraudulent activity […]

No, Bitcoin Did Not Nearly Crash, Bugs Never Get to Production Release

No, Bitcoin Did Not Nearly Crash, Bugs Never Get to Production Release

13:04 - 20/09/2018

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While Bitcoin (BTC) is the first, largest, and the most popular cryptocurrency, it is certainly not perfect. Even though the it is often seen as a standard for the crypto world, a single flaw in the right place would be enough to bring it down. One such flaw was detected quite recently, and this Tuesday,...

Czech Prime Minister Accuses Opposition Party Of “Doing nothing But Mining Bitcoin”

Czech Prime Minister Accuses Opposition Party Of “Doing nothing But Mining Bitcoin”

12:41 - 20/09/2018

Ethereumworldnews

Last week, the Czechs witnessed a very peculiar political debate. The issue of crypto-mining was used as an argument for political attack seeking to discredit a minority party that criticized the inefficiency of the Czech administration. “You are still criticizing something, and when you get involved, you do not even have people to back you […]

$60 Mln Crypto Exchange Hack in Japan had no Impact on Bitcoin Price

$60 Mln Crypto Exchange Hack in Japan had no Impact on Bitcoin Price

12:00 - 20/09/2018

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Another hacking attack has hit a known crypto exchange in Japan, and this time, thieves managed to steal around $60 million in crypto. Another Crypto Exchange Hack The popularity of attacks on crypto exchanges seemingly continues to grow, with another such exchange being hit just recently, in Japan. It is largely believed that such incidents...

The $234 Billion Money Laundering Case at Danske Bank’s Impossible in Bitcoin Ecosystem

The $234 Billion Money Laundering Case at Danske Bank’s Impossible in Bitcoin Ecosystem

11:00 - 20/09/2018

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This week, Danish publications reported that Danske Bank CEO has resigned amidst allegations of potential money laundering hundreds of billions of dollars, an amount that is equivalent to the market cap of crypto. When billions or dollars are involved, history has it that banks can’t resist the urge to “inject” the money into the system,...

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Preparing for Next Upside Wave

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Preparing for Next Upside Wave

08:48 - 20/09/2018

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Key Points Bitcoin price recently dipped and then rallied above the $6,400 level against the US Dollar. There was a break above two bearish trend lines with resistance at $6,320 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is currently correcting lower, but it remains supported near the $6,320-00...

AR Ventures Teams Up With Luxury Bitcoin Pen Producer Ancora1919 To Write A New Page In Blockchain’s Development  

AR Ventures Teams Up With Luxury Bitcoin Pen Producer Ancora1919 To Write A New Page In Blockchain’s Development  

06:48 - 20/09/2018

Oracletimes

The blockchain space welcomes another exciting partnership these days, as AR Ventures, a UAE blockchain consultancy company, and Ancora1919, one of the oldest Italian luxury pen manufacturers that created the world’s first Bitcoin Pen just revealed a strategic partnership that will support the development of new blockchain products. AR Ventures supports business leaders driving the … Continue reading "AR Ventures Teams Up With Luxury Bitcoin Pen Producer Ancora1919 To Write A New Page In Blockchain’s Development  "

Japanese Crypto Exchange Falls Victim To $60M Hack, BTC, BCH, MONA Stolen

Japanese Crypto Exchange Falls Victim To $60M Hack, BTC, BCH, MONA Stolen

03:58 - 20/09/2018

Ethereumworldnews

$60M Disappears From A Crypto Exchange Wallet Japan’s Zaif crypto exchange and its parent company, Tech Bureau Inc, revealed via a post-mortem press release that it fell victim to a security breach on Wednesday, despite the fact that the apparent hack occurred on Friday, September 14th. In the aforementioned release, the crypto exchange highlighted the unfortunate event, […]

Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: To Bitcoin ABC or SV, Bitcoin Cash Sellers Targeting $300

Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: To Bitcoin ABC or SV, Bitcoin Cash Sellers Targeting $300

02:00 - 20/09/2018

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The debate around how best the network shall scale and provide passage for mass adoption in a coin that’s positioning itself as a medium of exchange is placing Bitcoin Cash value and investors in a precarious situation. While there are flickers of reversal in lower time frames, our Bitcoin Cash price analysis predicts a possible...

COINiD opens early access for flagship bitcoin wallet on Android and iOS

COINiD opens early access for flagship bitcoin wallet on Android and iOS

00:07 - 20/09/2018

Cryptoninjas

COINiD Group, a Swedish company formed this year announced today that its flagship bitcoin wallet for Android and iOS devices is now available for early access. COINiD is a bitcoin storage solution that supports offline storage without...

COINiD opens early access for flagship bitcoin wallet on Android and iOS

Analyst: Large Scale Investors Interested in Bitcoin Despite Current Prices

Analyst: Large Scale Investors Interested in Bitcoin Despite Current Prices

20:00 - 19/09/2018

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Although Bitcoin is sitting just above its year-to-date low at $6,300, analysts are confident that large scale investors are still interested despite the persisting bear market. Industry sentiment also appears to be near its yearly low, with most investors and analysts calling for pending drops closer to $4,800. Despite there being little hope for another...

New bitcoin futures exchange BaseFEX offering 20 BTC in Beta test competition

New bitcoin futures exchange BaseFEX offering 20 BTC in Beta test competition

15:33 - 19/09/2018

Cryptoninjas

BaseFEX, a newly established bitcoin futures exchange based in Tokyo and registered in Seychelles has announced the launch of Beta testing. To commence this phase of development, BaseFEX is holding a demo BTC futures trading competition open...

New bitcoin futures exchange BaseFEX offering 20 BTC in Beta test competition

Hong Kong bitcoin exchange Gatecoin implements express onboarding

Hong Kong bitcoin exchange Gatecoin implements express onboarding

13:58 - 19/09/2018

Cryptoninjas

Hong Kong bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange Gatecoin today announced the launch of its redesigned exchange along with user signup changes. The Gatecoin team has been working the past months to improve its infrastructure and upgrade their website to create...

Hong Kong bitcoin exchange Gatecoin implements express onboarding

Will There Be a Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Hard Fork in November?

Will There Be a Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Hard Fork in November?

13:33 - 19/09/2018

Ethereumworldnews

The Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network is scheduled for a protocol upgrade on the 15th of November. The changes on the network have so far been classified as ‘recommendations’ and not ‘a consensus’ by the community. The recommended changes are summarized as follows: When the median time past [1] of the most recent 11 blocks (MTP-11) […]

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Facing Crucial Resistances

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Facing Crucial Resistances

08:48 - 19/09/2018

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Key Points Bitcoin price started an upside move after trading as low as $6,202 against the US Dollar. There was a break above a key bearish trend line with resistance at $6,340 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair could continue to move higher, but it is facing...

Bitfury launches new suite of Bitcoin mining hardware

Bitfury launches new suite of Bitcoin mining hardware

01:42 - 19/09/2018

Cryptoninjas

Bitfury Group, the full-service blockchain technology company today launched a new generation of bitcoin mining hardware, led by its newest bitcoin ASIC chip, Bitfury Clarke. Building on their successful 5 generations of mining chips, the Bitfury Clarke...

Bitfury launches new suite of Bitcoin mining hardware

The ‘wild west’ of crypto-currencies such as Bitcoin ‘must be regulated’ to protect Brits at risk from hacking, MPs warn

The ‘wild west’ of crypto-currencies such as Bitcoin ‘must be regulated’ to protect Brits at risk from hacking, MPs warn

01:17 - 19/09/2018

The Sun

MINISTERS must regulate “wild west” crypto currencies like Bitcoin, MPs warn today. The powerful Commons Treasury Committee has blasted that Brits are at risk from volatile prices, hacking and minimal consumer protection. And they warn investors in blockchain-based assets were not fully aware of the risks and should be prepared to “lose all their money”. […]
Poloniex to delist BTCD, BTM, EMC2, GRC, NEOS, POT, VRC, XBC

Poloniex to delist BTCD, BTM, EMC2, GRC, NEOS, POT, VRC, XBC

22:30 - 18/09/2018

Cryptoninjas

Bitcoin and popular altcoin exchange Poloniex, today announced that on September 25th at 12:00 ET the exchange will be delisting eight coins which include: BTCD, BTM (Bitmark), EMC2, GRC, NEOS, POT, VRC, and XBC. Customers have until...

Poloniex to delist BTCD, BTM, EMC2, GRC, NEOS, POT, VRC, XBC

Diar Report Reveals 30% of Bitcoin Supply is Lost or Yet to be Mined

Diar Report Reveals 30% of Bitcoin Supply is Lost or Yet to be Mined

22:30 - 18/09/2018

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A recent report by cryptocurrency research publication Diar has revealed some interesting statistics about Bitcoin wallets and the nature of their owners. The findings show that the majority of Bitcoin is held in a small number of wallets and many of these have had no outgoing transactions even despite the 2018 bear market. Resolve Amongst...

Artists Celebrate Cultural Impact of Bitcoin with Digital Currency-Inspired Exhibition

Artists Celebrate Cultural Impact of Bitcoin with Digital Currency-Inspired Exhibition

19:30 - 18/09/2018

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To honour its 10th birthday, a group of artists from around the world are putting on an art exhibition exploring the cultural impact of Bitcoin. The “Art (r)Evolution” event will take place during the last week of September and first week of October in Paris, France. Art (r)Evolution Exhibition to Explore Crypto Use Cases The...

Bitcoin is 300 Times Cheaper Than Wire Transfers, Banks Take 83% Profit

Bitcoin is 300 Times Cheaper Than Wire Transfers, Banks Take 83% Profit

13:00 - 18/09/2018

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Since 2017, so-called “experts” in the finance sector have criticized Bitcoin for being too expensive. Yet, banks are pocketing 83 percent profit on every wire transfer. According to Bank of America’s official data, the $302 billion bank charges $30 for outbound domestic wire transfer and $35 for outbound international wire sent in foreign currency. But,...

Crypto Prices Drop After Old Bitcoin Wallet Sees New Activity

Crypto Prices Drop After Old Bitcoin Wallet Sees New Activity

12:00 - 18/09/2018

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The crypto prices have dropped once again after a wallet that has been dormant for four years sees new activity. As many are already aware, the recent events in the crypto world have had strong consequences on the prices of digital coins. Not only has the entire year been marked by a constantly bearish market,...

Did a Tether (USDT) Glitch Cause the Low BTC Trade Volumes Witnessed on Monday?

Did a Tether (USDT) Glitch Cause the Low BTC Trade Volumes Witnessed on Monday?

09:03 - 18/09/2018

Ethereumworldnews

The 24 hour trade volume of Bitcoin (BTC) from the 16th of September, to the 17th, was unusually low. On these two days, BTC 24 hour trades volumes oscillated between $3.1 Billion and $3.3 Billion. Checking current 24 hour trade volumes for BTC, they are currently valued at $3.9 Billion and at the more normal […]

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Buyers Losing Control Below $6,400

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Buyers Losing Control Below $6,400

08:48 - 18/09/2018

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Key Points Bitcoin price declined recently and broke the $6,450 and $6,400 support levels against the US Dollar. There was a break below a major bullish trend line with support at $6,440 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair may perhaps continue to move down towards the $6,120...

What is the Bitcoin ?

Bitcoin has burst onto the international financial scene in 2017. Appealing to both Wall Street and individuals despite its opacity and putting regulators under pressure. Its value rose from around $ 1,000 in January to over $ 20,000 in mid-December, before falling back to $ 13,000. A dizzying ascent threatening a bubble, even in financial circles ripped to speculation and volatility. The consecration came with the launch on December 10, 2017 of first exchanges of financial products to speculate on its evolution on the US stock market platform Chicago board options exchange (Cboe).

Bitcoin, which relies on a peer-to-peer payment system based on so-called “blockchain” or “blockchain” technology.

Bitcoin is making a dent: it is possible in some cities to pay for it. restaurant note, buy a car or even a house using it. Bitcoin advocates want to rely on this craze to ask the SEC. The US stock exchange policeman authorize the creation of an ETF.
A kind of financial investment in which anyone could put their savings. The value of this financial savings will depend on the performance of bitcoin. The big banks, which play the role of intermediaries in risky markets. The question was the lack of transparency in setting the price of bitcoin and therefore fear price manipulation.

No regulation

Appeared for the first time in 2009, bitcoin was traded so far mainly on the internet without being regulated. Unlike traditional currencies, it is not issued by a central bank. Transactions are done without intermediaries and it is not necessary to provide personal information. This anonymity and the lack of regulation attract thugs. Also the traffickers wishing to launder dirty money and chills professional investors.

With the exception of Japan, which recognized bitcoin in April 2017 as a legal means of payment. The other major countries wave the red rag. Janet Yellen, President of the US Central Bank (Fed), believes that bitcoin “is not an official currency” and urges financial institutions to ensure that their bitcoin transactions do not violate money laundering laws. money.