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Blockstream CEO says Bitcoin sidechains will kill altcoins
The development of sidechains could transform Bitcoin into an all-useful blockchain protocol and make many altcoins redundant, according to sidechain pioneer and Blockstream CEO Adam Back.
Former World Gold Council Exec Develops New Bitcoin ETF
The former managing director of the World Gold Council and the portfolio manager behind SPDR Gold Shares is developing a bitcoin exchange-traded fund with boutique asset manager Kryptoin Investment Advisors.
What to Expect When Facebook's Zuckerberg Defends Libra on Capitol Hill
Once again, Facebook will face the fire on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, with the Libra cryptocurrency project taking center stage.
Don't Squash Them
Global competition for the next wave of financial innovation is heating up.
Bitcoin Volatility Hits 6.5-Month Low as Price Falls Back to $8,000
Bitcoin's volatility gauge has dropped to the lowest level in over six months.
US Treasury to Monitor Libra Over Possible Financial Risks
The U.S. Department of the Treasury has committed to monitoring the Facebook-led cryptocurrency project Libra.
Securities Numbering Body Launches Task Force to Standardize Digital Assets
The Association of National Numbering Agencies has launched a task force to address digital asset labelings across financial markets.
Binance America Breaks $10 Million Daily Volume for the First Time
The United States-based branch of major crypto exchange Binance, Binance.
Lithuania's Central Bank Considering IBM for Its LBChain DLT Platform
Lithuania's central bank, Bank of Lithuania, has selected technology behemoth IBM and IT services firm Tieto as the finalists contending to develop its blockchain platform.
US Congressman: Default Reaction to Bitcoin, Blockchain Must Be 'Yes'
U.S. Congressman Patrick McHenry, who represents North Carolina's 10th District, says he wants regulators' default reaction to crypto innovation to be "Yes."
Litecoin Foundation Pitches Opt-In MimbleWimble Via Extension Blocks
The Litecoin Foundation has published two new draft Litecoin Improvement Proposals that work toward establishing privacy features for the network.
None of 20 Facebook's Libra Partners Yet Committed Any Money: BBC
None of the 21 founding members of the Libra Association, except Facebook, have yet committed any money to support Libra, according to the BBC.$10 million investment initially required.
Bitcoin Price Back Below $8K After Failing to Crack 'Heavy Resistance'
Bitcoin regained $8,000 on Oct. 23 after a fresh bearish move canceled out progress towards the top of its trading range.
New Bitcoin ETF Proposal Filed With SEC by Gold Fund Veteran
According to the filing document published by the SEC, the Kryptoin Bitcoin ETF Trust is meant to be traded on the New York Stock Exchange Arca.
Binance.US surpasses $10 million in daily trading volume, less than one month after launch
US announced on Twitter that the American subsidiary of Binance surpassed $10 million in daily trading volume for the first time.
Ethereum plummets 6% after bitcoin falls overnight: what's causing the drop?
The Ethereum price has dropped by nearly six percent within a 12-hour span following Bitcoin's overnight three percent slip from $8,200 to $7,960.
Crypto Extortion on the Rise, Says Academic Study
Crypto-based extortion basically the process of using spam-flinging botnet armies to "Ransom" dirty pictures and compromising information in exchange for bitcoin has turned virtual crime into child's play.
Binance Joins Governance Council of Kakao's Klaytn Blockchain
Binance has joined the governance council of Kakao's Klaytn blockchain network as the project scrambles for partners and "Use cases" and seeks to building its legitimacy.
ING Bank Devises Privacy Fix for R3's Corda Blockchain
ING, the Netherlands megabank blazing a trail with extra privacy measures for enterprise blockchains, has come up with such a solution for the Corda distributed ledger system built by R3. Announced Tuesday at the annual developer conference CordaCon, ING has helped solve a security/privacy trade-off that currently bedevils Corda users.
Winklevoss Says Bitcoin Is More Than Digital Gold
Cameron Winklevoss - one half of the eponymous family office Winklevoss Capital and co-founder of the Gemini crypto exchange - says Bitcoin's possibilities go beyond digital gold.
The Forever Web: The need for an ageless Internet
The pace of change in the world of tech is famously fast, but we scarcely contemplate the way in which this breakneck speed might influence the viability of data over time.
Bitcoin Suisse Acquires $3M Share of Trade Intelligence Firm CoinRouts
Swiss crypto broker Bitcoin Suisse has purchased a minority stake of CoinRoutes Inc., a provider of pan-exchange smart order routing and algorithmic trading software.
Crypto Markets Turn Red, With BTC Price Stuck Below $8,100
Tuesday, Oct. 22 - Crypto markets are mostly showing red candlesticks, while Bitcoin fails to impress with a sudden drop below the $8,100 price point.
TBCASoft, IBM and SoftBank Announced a Mobile Payment Blockchain
Blockchain platform TBCASoft, technology behemoth IBM and telecommunications conglomerate SoftBank announced on Oct. 22 a collaboration to adopt a cross-carrier telecommunications blockchain payment solution.
Cardano development picking up pace, several ADA pilot projects currently in the works
In a surprise AMA session on Oct. 21, Charles Hoskinson, the CEO of IOHK, discussed the progress Cardano made in the past weeks, as well as the future of Cardano and ADA. Hoskinson answered questions asked by the Cardano community, where he revealed that the company has been working on several pilot projects that will bring Cardano to the masses.
Pension Funds Put $50 Million into Morgan Creek's New Blockchain Fund
Morgan Creek Digital has raised the first $60.9 million tranche of its $250 million target for its second venture capital fund.
Algorand Wins Sharia Compliance Certificate to Enter $70 Billion Market
Algorand has been certified as sharia-compliant, the company said Monday.
Overstock's VC Arm Joins $31M Funding Round For Silicon Valley Fintech
Overstock's venture capital arm Medici Ventures has invested in PeerNova, a startup that develops blockchain-based solutions for financial institutions to synchronize their data across multiple systems.
FATF's Regulations to Push Criminals to Privacy Coins: CipherTrace CEO
Financial Action Task Force's crypto regulations will trigger a shift of criminal activity from Bitcoin to privacy coins, CipherTrace's CEO says.
US Congress Considers A Draft Bill Claiming Stablecoins Are Securities
United States Congress is considering a draft bill that claims all managed stablecoins must be seen as investment contracts and therefore as securities.