Billionaire and ex-fund manager Mike Novogratz has unveiled the launch of a cryptocurrency “merchant bank.”
The bitcoin market has been getting chopped to pieces for weeks as the market has faked up, faked down, consolidated and routinely stopped out traders. Last week, we discussed a potential large move due to a consolidated symmetrical triangle. However, the breakout failed to garner any momentum and ultimately flopped as the move upward quickly […]
The post ‘Testnet Is So Boring’: TorGuard Accepts Bitcoin Mainnet Lightning Payments appeared first on CCN Virtual private network (VPN) service TorGuard has begun accepting Lightning Network payments on the main bitcoin network, even though the technology has yet to receive an official production release. TorGuard made the announcement on Twitter, stating that “testnet is […]
Nowadays, everyone is curious about cryptocurrencies and underlying blockchain technology since they both have gained worldwide acceptance. It has resulted in the creation of many opportunities for meaningful, creative projects some of them contributing to growing fintech space, which attracts many startups and investors. However, because of the complex nature of the current trading systems […]
The post Beijing Court Dismisses Lawsuit Against Bitcoin Exchanges appeared first on CCN A Beijing district court dismissed a lawsuit against a group of Chinese bitcoin exchanges, ruling that in the absence of clear evidence that exchanges are operating illegally, individuals are responsible for their own trading behavior. As first reported in the Beijing Morning […]
Bitmain, the China-based bitcoin mining giant, has set up a new subsidiary in Switzerland.
The post Kodak’s Blockchain Moment Sees New Cryptocurrency for Photographers appeared first on CCN Former film and camera heavyweight Kodak has announced the upcoming launch of its own cryptocurrency, dubbed KODAKCoin. An initial coin offering (ICO) is scheduled to open at the end of January. With an official announcement on Tuesday, US-based Eastman Kodak revealed […]
A new report published by Goldman Sachs highlights how bitcoin and cryptocurrencies could serve as alternative forms of money in troubled economies.
We are closing in on the end of the European session and it’s time to take the second of our twice daily looks at what happened in the bitcoin price today in an attempt to figure out if there’s any way we can use the action we’ve seen to put together a strategy for tonight’s […]
In December 2017, an interesting rumor surfaced: According to “sources familiar with the matter,” the messaging app Telegram, very popular among crypto-enthusiasts for its strong encryption and privacy features, would launch its own blockchain platform and cryptocurrency. On January 8, 2018, TechCrunch reported that several unnamed sources had confirmed the news and quoted a secret […]