Token launch platform CoinList is rolling out its first offering of 2019. Announced Thursday, Ocean Protocol, a decentralized data-sharing protocol, is aiming to raise $8 million at 25 cents a token. Registration for the sale opens March 1. It’s the first token sale on CoinList since July 2018, when Origin Protocol set out to raise …
Brazilian investment bank BTG Pactual is planning to raise millions of dollars through the offering of a security token tied to property assets.
The US stock market endured steady losses on Thursday, leaving the Dow's eight-week winning streak on the ropes. The bitcoin price, meanwhile, continued to mount an unsuccessful push toward $4,000 that has left most crypto
Telefonica is set to trial a decentralized data marketplace that lets users sell their personal information.
QuadrigaCX's "hot" wallets for bitcoin and ether have been nearly emptied, with the funds now held by court-appointed monitor EY.
Blockchain tech company ConsenSys invests in startup Allinfra, which aims to tokenize the unlisted infrastructure area.
Google developers have added the Bitcoin symbol to the Google Keyboard on iOS devices.
EOS price rallied recently and broke the $3.05 and $3.50 resistance levels against the US Dollar. The price even spiked above the $4.00 resistance and it is currently consolidating gains. There is a short term breakout pattern forming with support at $3.80 on the hourly chart of the EOS/USD pair (data feed from Bitfinex). The...
County auditors in the U.S. state of Ohio have launched a study of the improvements blockchain might bring to property transfers.
Bitcoin continues to trade at around $4,000, with other top 20 cryptocurrencies reporting marked gains.
Almost half of millennial online traders (individuals currently aged 21-38 years) have more trust in crypto assets than in the US stock market.
This month, Bitcoin’s path reached another breakthrough when on Tuesday the famous Cryptocurrency reached the 4,000 USD line — for the first time in more than 30 days. The Cryptocurrency exchange got in the US trading session on a downward trend, then quickly recovered and rose following its spike on February 8. Immediately past 2:40...
Bitcoin (BTC) has yet to make a decent showing following weeks of instability. In major markets around the world as of this writing, the premiere crypto is near the $4,000 mark at $3,900 although some exchanges have pegged it around $3,850. It’s rival Ethereum (ETH) likewise has to make an impression itself, with a so-so...
In a packed conference room on a chilly day in Seattle, where NEO will be opening up their next NGD location, a community of blockchain enthusiasts, international media, and developers gathered together to hear about NEO’s upcoming plans–specifically, what’s going on with NEO 3.0–and when. The Goal of NEO 3.0 NEO co-founder, Erik Zhang, couldn’t attend the conference in person but delivered the details via video presentation. Zhang revealed the lofty goal of NEO 3.0–to
Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin is well-known for dismissing blockchain projects that claim high transaction speeds as “centralized” and unworthy. Long Vuong, founder of TomoChain (TOMO) has fired back with some criticism of his own. TomoChain Offers 1,000TPS Compared to Ethereum’s Double Digits The TomoChain network aims at being a public EVM-compatible blockchain with faster and cheaper transaction fees, among other features and promises. Except it isn’t all just hot air. Their network already boasts transaction
Bitcoin cash price rallied recently and broke the $125 and $130 resistance levels against the US Dollar. The price traded as high as $131 and later started a downside correction. There is a crucial bullish trend line formed with support at $116 on the 4-hours chart of the BCH/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The...
Ethereum has 40 times more developers than its closest peer. But 86 percent of ETH DApps had zero users today–and 93 percent had no transactions. Much of the Ethereum community shrugs off the fact that the price of ETH has been on a (pretty much) year-long freefall. After all, it’s not designed to be money anyway, but a developer platform with the largest number of DApps and developers in the industry. Is it not just
Zimbabwe’s Central Bank Bans Financial Institutions From All Crypto Dealings https://altcointoday.com/zimbabwes-central-bank-bans-financial-institutions-from-all-crypto-dealings/ … pic.twitter.com/kZhmkpTTob
Most Big Cryptos Dropped this Week – These Two Bucked the Trend https://altcointoday.com/most-big-cryptos-dropped-this-week-these-two-bucked-the-trend/ … pic.twitter.com/5WpvNDQy5f
EOS Price Loses 20% Overnight as Cryptocurrency Carnage Worsens https://altcointoday.com/eos-price-loses-20-overnight-as-cryptocurrency-carnage-worsens/ … pic.twitter.com/bACmVMA0LH
The phrase “crypto wallet” has not been used during the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S10 and Fold at the electronics giant’s high-profile presentation in San Francisco on February 20. Instead, the company pushed the product
Cryptocurrencies seized by Belgian law enforcement from online drug dealers are set to be sold off by an Ireland-based auction house.
Wall Street is abuzz with rumors that Apple might dip into its $245 billion war chest to purchase electric vehicle giant Tesla, but all Crypto Twitter wants to talk about is what Elon Musk thinks
The U.S. ice hockey team has launched a blockchain-based app allowing fans to ensure their merchandise and memorabilia are the real deal.
Sequoia India has led a $3 million funding for Band Protocol, a startup that incentivizes reliable content producers with token rewards and staking.
The biggest telecom operator in South Korea says it wants to offer blockchain-based services for interested businesses.
It’s been a rough year for Apple. iPhone sales are down 15%. The stock price got crushed. And now the company has lost its top spot on Fast Company’s list of the 50 Most Innovative
A slide deck obtained by CoinDesk shows Pantera has secured the majority of its third venture fund, though the bear market has slowed progress.
Bahrain’s central bank is launching a regulatory sandbox to allow blockchain and crypto companies to work in the country, according to a gov’t official.
Binance has announced the much-anticipated launch of the testnet of Binance Chain and the decentralized exchange (DEX) built on top of it as Binance Coin (BNB) reached a new all-time high value trading against BTC. Binance Chain Testnet is Now Live In an official publication, Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by means of traded volumes, announced that both Binance Chain and Binance DEX have entered their public testnet phase. This allows users to create their
Bitcoin payment processor BitPay conducts almost all its business using Bitcoin (BTC), its CEO has revealed in a marked U-turn on previous claims. BitPay Drops Bitcoin Bashing Speaking during a recent panel, Stephen Pair discussed the recent hard fork activity around the Bitcoin blockchain as a result of the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) split last November. “95 percent of our payments are done in Bitcoin,” he said quoted on social media by commentator StopAndDecrypt. While the
Ripple price stayed above the $0.3025 and $0.3050 support levels against the US dollar. The last week’s highlighted crucial bearish trend line is intact with resistance at $0.3300 on the 4-hours chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Poloniex). It seems like the pair is forming a breakout pattern with resistance at $0.3350 and...
Known for having to be anti-Cryptocurrency, Nouriel Roubini Tweets about JP Morgan’s Coin, which says otherwise about his views on Cryptocurrency and Blockchain. JP Morgan is a major American bank and financial institution. They recently introduced their JPM Coin, their own Cryptocurrency, that they claim is for payment transactions between their clients. In the US,...
In the middle of the Cryptocurrency industry meltdown in 2019, Bitcoin experienced a loss of more than 3-quarters of its value. This created a queue for enthusiasts to shift to so-called “stable” coins, which are deemed the utopia in the world of Cryptocurrencies. Let’s take a close look at stable coins: To be able to...
International investment bank and notorious Bitcoin skeptic JPMorgan Chase will be the first US bank to issue its own cryptocurrency. JPMorgan: ‘Endless’ Use Cases For Cryptocurrency In a surprising move, Umar Farooq, head of JPMorgan’s blockchain operations, told CNBC trials of JPM Coin would start in the coming months and that three use cases had already emerged. “The applications are frankly quite endless; anything where you have a distributed ledger which involves corporations or institutions
Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Lose Steam During the Weekend https://altcointoday.com/markets-update-cryptocurrencies-lose-steam-during-the-weekend/ … pic.twitter.com/425mW6gy76
Ex-JP Morgan Blockchain Lead Hints at Stealth Startup Vision https://altcointoday.com/ex-jp-morgan-blockchain-lead-hints-at-stealth-startup-vision/ … pic.twitter.com/cUeWmWvL0Z
Bitcoin Moons to $36,000 by End of 2019 According to Fundstrat https://altcointoday.com/bitcoin-moons-to-36000-by-end-of-2019-according-to-fundstrat/ … pic.twitter.com/XlyS54xiuB
South Korea’s largest wireless carrier, SK Telecom, is partnering with the world’s fifth largest telecoms firm, Deutsche Telekom, to develop a blockchain-based identification solution.
The Big Four firm’s strategic partnership will enable the expansion of its blockchain offerings across its target markets.
Many are wondering if we're seeing the beginning of a 2019 Bitcoin bull run. After a bloody 2018 for the world's first and most highly valued cryptocurrency, Bitcoin is starting off 2019 with some major traction
The County Auditors’ Association of Ohio has announced the formation of a working group to study the use of blockchain for the effective transfer of property deeds.
Senator Bernie Sanders (D-Vermont) is joining what is shaping up to become the most crowded and most diverse field of presidential candidates ever to be presented by the Democrat party, with the likes of Sen.
Shares of Southwest Airlines fell sharply on Wednesday after the low-cost carrier disclosed that the government shutdown which lasted for 35 days had a larger impact than previously thought. In a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Japan’s banking giant Mizuho Financial Group will launch its digital currency platform for payments and remittance services in March.
A much-followed bitcoin price indicator has turned bullish for the first time in seven months, indicating a trend change in the market.
How blockchain will make health insurance cheaper and more efficient.
The hockey team’s blockchain tool is designed to track and confirm the authenticity of merchandise, including used items from games.
Ethereum price rallied significantly and broke the $124 and $137 resistance levels against the US Dollar. ETH traded towards the $150 level and formed a new monthly high at $149. There is a key bullish trend line formed with support at $134 on the 4-hours chart (data feed from Coinbase). The current trend suggests more...
A Threat to Ripple? Ripple had an idea that JP Morgan, an international banking titan, had also made use of the Blockchain to conduct transactions from anywhere faster, cheaper and more efficient than conventional banking systems. JP Morgan has changed Ripple’s distributed ledger with the Quorum Blockchain that came from Ethereum and changed the XRP...
On Feb 13, 2019, Ripple officially announced the release of XRP Ledger version 1.2.0. The newest version of the ‘decentralized’ peer-to-peer (P2P) cryptographic ledger for XRP storage will boast the automatic detection of censorship attempts in addition to the automatic issuance of warnings. Explains the official announcement: One of the major benefits of decentralized blockchain technologies, such as the XRP Ledger, is censorship resistance. Already highly resistant to censorship attempts, with the release of version 1.2.0
JPMorgan is already facing severe criticism from the cryptocurrency industry just a day after it announced it would launch its own token, ‘JPM Coin.’ Garlinghouse: JPM Coin ‘Misses The Point’ The plan, which would ostensibly make JPMorgan the first US bank to issue a token with a verifiable use case, surprised commentators when executives revealed it to the press this week. “The applications are frankly quite endless; anything where you have a distributed ledger which
CEO of Binance, Changpeng Zhao, has revealed that the company is targeting February 20th as a release date for its decentralized exchange’s testnet. Binance Chain Testnet Coming Next Week Binance Chain, the decentralized exchange (DEX) of Binance, aims to launch its testnet to the public on February 20th. That’s what the company’s CEO stated in a tweet earlier today. Finally got a date. Targeting to release Binance Chain testnet (https://twitter.com/binance_dex) for public testing on Feb
India’s Supreme Court Keeps Ban on Banks’ Crypto Services, For Now https://altcointoday.com/indias-supreme-court-keeps-ban-on-banks-crypto-services-for-now/ … pic.twitter.com/kZzBQqwchx
GMO Internet Mined Zero BCH During the Month of April https://altcointoday.com/gmo-internet-mined-zero-bch-during-the-month-of-april/ … pic.twitter.com/RAdcXOMLV4
Stellar Price Rises by 4% While Other Markets hit a Slump https://altcointoday.com/stellar-price-rises-by-4-while-other-markets-hit-a-slump/ … pic.twitter.com/G4eNGhkV3F
Asian Technology Giant LINE Prepares to Launch Its Own Cryptocurrency https://altcointoday.com/asian-technology-giant-line-prepares-to-launch-its-own-cryptocurrency/ … pic.twitter.com/Dg453MIihK