PundiX’s Crypto Cash Registers Will Be Installed in 49 Retail Stores Across Venezuela

by coindesk 08/22/2019

Traki department stores will integrate Pundi X’s point-of-sale device, XPOS, to offer a cryptocurrency payment rail for shoppers.



Gainers

Logo Coin Price Change(24 Hour)
Ethereum Classic
Ethereum Classic$6.08784

%9.31739

Verge
Verge$0.00532

%2.40452

Santiment Network Token
Santiment Network Token$0.52996

%2.38341

Ravencoin
Ravencoin$0.03456

%1.92544

Matic Network
Matic Network$0.01584

%1.83438

Bytecoin
Bytecoin$0.00062

%1.73495

Dent
Dent$0.00047

%1.29536

MaidSafeCoin
MaidSafeCoin$0.16824

%0.783901


Updated: 08/23/2019

Losers

Logo Coin Price Change(24 Hour)
QuarkChain
QuarkChain$0.01447

%-9.68829

Augur
Augur$10.2914

%-7.41093

Ren
Ren$0.09219

%-7.13928

WAX
WAX$0.05308

%-6.47769

Decentraland
Decentraland$0.03469

%-6.34607

Algorand
Algorand$0.61351

%-6.17566

Waltonchain
Waltonchain$1.41672

%-5.81566

Chainlink
Chainlink$2.36120

%-5.43276


Updated: 08/23/2019

via bitcoinist08/23/2019

US Government Vague On Bitcoin Role In Fentanyl Drug ‘Epidemic’

The US government has singled out cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin as a funding mechanism for the ongoing trend for smuggling the drug fentanyl. FinCEN Advisory Mentions Cryptocurrencies In an advisory issued on August 21, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) highlighted the use of “convertible virtual currency” (“CVC”) in facilitating the black market. According to the organization, the US is “in the midst of an unparalleled epidemic of addiction and death” from fentanyl, an opioid used


via cointelegraph08/23/2019

Bitcoin Advocate Becomes ‘Nobody’ to Run for New Hampshire Town Mayor

A Bitcoin-friendly “Nobody” is running for mayor of a New Hampshire town.

via coindesk08/23/2019

Craig Wright Again Claims Authorship of Bitcoin White Paper

Wright has made another attempt to cement his claim to be Satoshi Nakamoto, posting bitcoin's white paper on a scientific paper hosting site.