Monthly Archives: May 2018

Bloomberg: 7% Of Bitcoin Supply Held In Cold Storage Vaults By One Company

Over $10 bln in Bitcoin is now under the control of Xapo in its network of vaults, unnamed sources have told Bloomberg. Bitcoin storage provider Xapo now holds about 7% of the world’s total Bitcoin supply in its vaults, “roughly” amounting to $10 bln, Bloomberg reports May 9 quoting unnamed sources. According to two clients, the wallet and cold storage provider currently looks after an estimated $10 bln in the cryptocurrency. A further source “close to” the vaults, which now encompass five continents, called the figure an […]

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Global Telecoms Firms Successfully Test Blockchain System For Inter-Carrier Settlement

Major international telecoms companies have progressed with a blockchain proof of concept that would automate inter-carrier settlement of services. Major international telecommunications companies Colt Technology Services and PCCW Global have collaborated with a blockchain startup to progress with a blockchain proof of concept (PoC). The joint initiative would automate inter-carrier settlement of services across the telecoms industry, UK media outlet Finextra reported May 8. Initially, the PoC was tested using historical data, but progress has now been made with a successful trial of ingesting live data feeds […]

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Bitcoin in Brief Wednesday: Stripper Explains Bitcoin to Adult Industry, Facebook Explores Blockchain

Today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief showcases the continued rapid pace at which the cryptocurrency revolution is disrupting all segments of the business world, from the adult entertainment industry, to stock exchanges and even social networks. Also Read: Details Emerge on Foxconn-Manufactured Ultra-Secure Crypto Phone Stripper Promotes Bitcoin for the Adult Industry Brenna Sparks, the exotic dancer last featured in the news about a Las Vegas club where strippers accept bitcoin payments via QR tattoos, has published a blog post in an adult entertainment industry portal explaining […]

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Bytecoin (BCN) Pump And Dump $40 Billion Market Cap!

bytecoin is currently being pumped…a lot. it now has 40 billion market cap, placing it at 3rd place temporarily. sell quick! Current BCN pump is a sophisticated pump and dump. from CryptoCurrency https://www.coindesk.com/the-economics-of-ethereums-coming-consensus-change-are-taking-shape/ https://verifiedtopics.com/federal-reserve-2018-bitcoin-price-drop-tied-to-launch-of-futures-market/ https://verifiedtopics.com/3commas-continues-to-impress-with-automated-trading-bots-more-crypto-exchanges/ https://verifiedtopics.com/iota-announces-partnership-with-porsche-token-price-surges/ Sign up with coinbase. buy or sell 100 dollars in crypto currency and get 10 dollars of bitcoin for free with this link to coinbase. https://www.coinbase.com/join/59ab37900671d100b3c25cc5 Want to donate to the channel? Donate Litecoin and send me an email saying how much you sent and I’ll try to thank you at […]

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NYSE’s Plans For ‘Physical Delivery’ Of Bitcoin Pave Way For Major Crypto Adoption, Analysts Say

The New York Stock Exchange’s plans to offer swap contracts that would be settled in BTC will have a momentous impact on crypto adoption, commentators say. Analysts Dominic Chu and Robert Kelly weighed in on recent reports that the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) plans to offer Bitcoin (BTC) swap contracts, on CNBC Tuesday, May 8. Both Chu and Kelly argued that the fact that these contracts would be settled with the delivery of BTC itself is an important factor in Bitcoin’s mainstream adoption. Both commentators were […]

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San Francisco Fed Says BTC-based Future Markets Played a Role in Price

The U.S. Federal Reserve system has been very interested in bitcoin lately and has released a bunch of reports from Federal Reserve leaders and researchers from different offices. This past Monday, the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and a professor from Stanford University published a paper that concludes that bitcoin-based futures markets affected the cryptocurrency’s price patterns since Cboe and CME launched the products. Also read: How to Shuffle Your BCH Coins Like a Boss Study Concludes That BTC Futures Markets May Have Helped Push the Cryptocurrency’s […]

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Binance’s Coin Listing Policy Raises Questions

As the world’s largest exchange, Binance commands huge amounts of power. It can charge whatever it likes for a listing in the knowledge that altcoin projects will still cough up in return for the liquidity and legitimacy that a Binance listing brings. With great power comes great responsibility however, and some of the exchange’s new additions have a chequered past. Also read: How to Shuffle Your BCH Coins Like a Boss Binance Swallows Up Bytecoin As one of the oldest and least fashionable cryptocurrencies on the market, bytecoin […]

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PR: Ubcoin Market Receives Investment from Singapore-Based Amereus Group for the Expansion into the Asian Market

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. A Singapore-based VC fund specializing in groundbreaking tech projects has become an investor in Ubank’s blockchain ecosystem for selling and buying real goods with cryptocurrency Ubank, the leading mobile payments app in the Eastern Europe, announced that it has secured an undisclosed […]

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Indian Ponzi Scheme-Funded Cryptocurrency Mine Raided by Police

Indian police have raided a cryptocurrency mining operation whose establishment was funded by a nearly $15 million USD ponzi scheme. Police seized hundreds of mining cards. Also Read: Another Indian Company Challenges Ban on Crypto Banking  Ponzi-Financed Ethereum Mine Raided in India Delhi Police’s Cyber Cell has conducted a raid on a cryptocurrency mining operation held in a 4,000 square foot complex in Dehradun. The raid occurred shortly after the April 25th arrest of the owners of the mine, Kamal Singh, and Vijay Kumar, who are accused of […]

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Details Emerge on Foxconn-Manufactured Ultra-Secure Crypto Phone

Bitcoin paranoids rejoice. The technical details have emerged about Sirin Finney, an ultra secure mobile device promising to keep your cryptocurrency transactions private. The phone will feature an embedded cold storage wallet, and will be build by the same company that builds the iPhone. Also Read: Elon Musk Takes on Bitcoin-Bashing Warren Buffett Secure Element Sirin Labs has released the specifications for its “ultra-secure” cold storage crypto wallet-phone that is expected to hit markets later this year. The company, which raised $157.8 million in an initial coin […]

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