Saturday, January 18, 2020

Bitfinex Sparks Controversy Allegedly Manipulating $20,000 Bitcoin Price High

Bitfinex, which shares co-founders with the Tether stablecoin, is once again attracting controversy over the manipulation of the Bitcoin price. Per a paper...
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LATEST NEWS

Ripple (XRP) Disappoints as It Dumps Big on the First Day of Swell Conference

Ripple (XRP) has been slowly positioning to take out a key resistance and start a bull market. Unfortunately, even the Swell conference cannot...

China’s Updated Policy Will No Longer ‘Eliminate’ Cryptocurrency Mining

China is set to allow cryptocurrency mining. The nation hosts the four largest mining pools around the world. The Chinese government is making...

VeChain (VET) Smashes 3-Month High With Stunning 14% Surge as Broader Cryptocurrency Market Stands Still

VeChain (VET) approaches $0.005 on Tuesday for the first time since Aug. 12. VeChain co-founder and CEO Sunny Lu will deliver a keynote...

Huobi Global’s Ban on U.S. Customers Could Rattle Huobi Token (HT)

Huobi Global will disable the accounts of U.S.-based customers. HBUS welcomes Huobi Global’s users. The move could impact the price of Huobi Token...

Stellar (XLM) Dumps Nearly 10% As FOMO Rears Its Ugly Head

Stellar (XLM) explodes amid news that the company burned more than half of its coins in circulation. Tuesday’s gains were quickly wiped out...

Augur (REP) Surges 35% in the Last 30 Hours; What’s Next?

Augur (REP) has spiked over 35% in the last 30 hours. The Forecast Foundation is moving towards accelerating the development of the platform....

RIPPLE / XRP

Making Ripples, Digital Stores of Value for the Future

Since the dawn of time, man has conducted business through a barter/trade system. In some instances, the world has used salt or exotic...

The Ripple Drop – Episode 15

On this episode of The Ripple Drop, we speak with Ripple Co-Founder Chris Larsen about the need for clear regulations around blockchain and...

Speed and Cost of Payments Don’t Need to Be at Odds

Our previous Ripple Insights article, highlights that remitters care most about reliability, speed, convenience and cost—key elements that are inherently at odds when...

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Regulation

Citi Adds Biometrics To Its ‘Security Perimeter’

Hackers and cybercriminals are growing more innovative by the day, and data breaches have become an all-too-common and costly problem. Some estimates put...

2018: The Year of Breakthroughs in Blockchain

As 2018 draws to a close, many are focusing on the challenges that lie ahead. The digital asset markets are down, and we’ve...

Viva Air To Tap Into Mobile Payments; Bookme Closes Pre-Series A Funding Round

Welcome to The Axis, your late look at payments news from around the world. Coverage includes CellPoint Mobile’s plans to enable mobile payments for...

Colorado’s Marijuana Industry Tops $6B

The Colorado Department of Revenue has revealed that the state’s regulated marijuana industry sales have topped $6 billion since sales began in 2014. In...

Study Shows UK Late Payments’ Impact On Employees

The U.K.’s late payments problem has a ripple effect, hitting employees right in the pocketbook. To that end, QuickBooks has estimated that roughly...

Giga Watt: Bitcoin Mining Company Finally Shutting Down Amid Unpaid Power Bills and Bankruptcy Hearings: Token To Be Worthless

A user contacted CCN with information related to Giga Watt, a Bitcoin mining company finally going out of business after declaring bankruptcy in November 2018. The firm lasted a little over a year, launching...

Mining

ATM Withdrawals Lead To Online Drug Ring Bust

The New York District Attorney’s (DA’s) office has shut down one of the largest drug vendors on the dark web, sinmed, as well...

Aussie Banks Still Cold to Cryptocurrency Businesses Despite Regulation

Despite increasing regulation in the cryptocurrency sector, Australia’s major banks maintain cautious policies when it comes to cryptocurrencies. While cryptocurrency businesses appear to...

<h1>What Businesses Should Expect Before Jumping On The Blockchain Bandwagon</h1>

A report from IBM lays out the evolutionary steps businesses should take when looking at adopting blockchain technology. Source link

Microsoft Removes 8 Crypto Jacking Apps from its Online Store

The software and hardware technology company of Microsoft has removed 8 malicious crypto jacking apps from the Microsoft Store. This was after the...

DAY FOUR #RTWrace to #M2020 Highlights

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Google Tests Shoppable Ads With Images

Google is expanding its advertising reach, bringing shoppable ads to Google Images search results. According to a report in Adweek, the shoppable ads will enable...

Is CoinBase New Remittance Service a Subtle Advert for Ripple (XRP) and xRapid?

CoinBase, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world has started offering global remittance service with XRP and USDC, a move that could be considered...

China To Institute Billions Of Dollars In Tax Cuts To Boost Economy

China is aiming to boost the economy by tax cuts and infrastructure spending in the billions of dollars range. Reuters, citing Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, reported...

Chainex And MenaPay Partner to Offer The First Initial Exchange Offering

ChainEx recently announced that they have partnered with MenaPay for its first initial exchange offering (IEO) and is selling MPay tokens from 15 March...

Crypto Fund Reveals Abounding Retail, Institutional Interest In Bitcoin (BTC)

Investors Are Coming Back To Bitcoin The Tether ‘FUD‘ may have scared off some skeptics, but there still seem to be investors flooding into the...

Inside the Coinbase and Ripple Addition: Is the Crypto Company Admitting XRP Is Not a Security?

A couple of days back, the Coinbase dev team released a statement saying that it was finally ready to provide full support for Ripple’s...

ABCD’s: The Future of AI in Banking

In this episode of The ABCD’s Conversation, we speak to Andreas Burner from SmartStream, David Birch from Consult Hyperion and Ricardo Leite from Discover...

Plunge Denied: Bitcoin (BTC) Taps $8,000 After $1,700 Flash Crash

Bitcoin Jumps Up To $8,000 And just like that, we’re back over $8,000. Just hours ago, Bitcoin (BTC) tapped the aforementioned price level yet again,...