BTCManager Logo with clear background. Orange and white font.

BITCOIN PRICE: 6,419.90     HIGH: 6,510.00     LOW: 6,100.00

=
BTCManager.com
advertisement
Next Event

World Ethical Data Forum 2018 • September 19-20, 2018

Held at the World Trade Centre in the Catalan city of Barcelona and covering areas such as cryptocurrency and ICO…

Click for more details
advertisement

About author: Shaurya Malwa

Post mining his first bitcoins in 2012, there was no looking back for Shaurya Malwa. After graduating in business from the University of Wolverhampton, Shaurya ventured straight into the world of Cryptocurrency and Blockchain. Using a hard-hitting approach to article writing and crypto-trading, he finds his true self in the world of decentralized ideologies. When not writing articles for BTCManager, he spends time building algorithms and contracts for his upcoming cryptocurrency hedge fund, based in Hong Kong.

U.K. Lawmakers Believe Britain’s Cryptocurrency Market Should Be Regulated

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, News, Regulation

U.K. Lawmakers Believe Britain’s Cryptocurrency Market Should Be Regulated

British lawmakers mentioned on September 19, 2018, that the cryptocurrency market needs urgent regulations. The Government should take action to protect retail investors from volatile prices, technical vulnerabilities, and position U.K. to become a global leader in the cryptocurrency industry, given its position as a financial hub. Lack of Comprehensive Rules for the Crypto industry According to the Parliament’s Treasury…

READ MORE

Blockchain Has Potential, but Still “Too Young” to Support Global Supply Chain

Category: Blockchain, Interviews, News, Tech

Blockchain Has Potential, but Still “Too Young” to Support Global Supply Chain

Despite the immense potential, blockchain technology is still not mature enough in order to fully support the global supply chain, CEO and co-founder of Tradeshift, a digital invoicing startup told CNBC on September 19. Blockchain End-To-End Digitized Supply Still Not Attainable According to Christian Lanng, co-founder and CEO of Tradeshift, a web-based business network, and a free invoicing platform, blockchain…

READ MORE

Indian Cryptocurrency Exchange to Process all “Stuck” INR Balances despite Central Bank Ban

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, Exchange, Finance, News, Regulation

Indian Cryptocurrency Exchange to Process all “Stuck” INR Balances despite Central Bank Ban

Zebpay, an Indian cryptocurrency exchange , announced to all customers on September 4, 2018, outlining its intentions to return all INR balances to customer bank accounts, regardless of the country’s strict directive against doing so. Bold Steps As stated in the mail, Zebpay noted the lack of financial avenues has led to Indian traders sounding concerns about their fiat balances stored…

READ MORE

Phillipines Considers Exchange Guidelines Ahead of Unveiling ICO Laws

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Exchange, Finance, News, Regulation

Phillipines Considers Exchange Guidelines Ahead of Unveiling ICO Laws

Following the footsteps of regional developments in South East Asia, the Philippines Security and Exchange Commission could soon pass relevant laws for the operation of cryptocurrency exchanges in the country, Manila Times reported September 3, 2018. Philippines’ Crypto Push Amidst growing interest in cryptocurrency and related businesses, the SEC observed the lack of legal framework in the Philippines to facilitate…

READ MORE

California State Legislature Approves Bill for the Creation of a Blockchain Study Group

Category: Bitcoin, Blockchain, Investment, News, Regulation, Tech

California State Legislature Approves Bill for the Creation of a Blockchain Study Group

A bill for the creation of a blockchain study group was approved by both houses of the California legislature. California Steps Up California has always had a historical prominence on the tech industry in the U.S., however when it comes to the digital industry and the blockchain, California has stepped far behind and is now looking to make up for…

READ MORE

advertisement

Associated Press Partner with Civil (CVL) Blockchain Project for DLT-Based Content Licensing

Category: Blockchain, Development, Ethereum, Finance, Investment, News

Associated Press Partner with Civil (CVL) Blockchain Project for DLT-Based Content Licensing

Associated Press, a New York-based not-for-profit news agency, has joined forces with Civil (CVL), the distributed ledger technology project focused on the journalism industry, to offer partners blockchain-based content licensing, according to a news release by Civil on August 28, 2018. AP-Civil Blockchain-Powered Content Licensing As stated in a Medium blog post by the Civil team, the collaboration with Associated Press…

READ MORE

Shanghai Hotel Suffers Data Breach, Attackers Sell Information on Dark Web for Eight Bitcoin

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Crime, News

Shanghai Hotel Suffers Data Breach, Attackers Sell Information on Dark Web for Eight Bitcoin

Huazhu Hotels Group, a hotel management company in China with more than 10 hotels brands and over 3,800 hotels, reported a data breach on Tuesday, August 28, 2018, after discovering that its clients’ personal information was sold on the dark web forum. According to the South China Morning Post, the Shanghai police are currently investigating the matter. They believe that…

READ MORE

Revolut Launches “Metal” Cards, Provides Cash Backs in Cryptocurrencies

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Business, Finance, News

Revolut Launches “Metal” Cards, Provides Cash Backs in Cryptocurrencies

Revolut has launched a metal-built ATM card that offers cash back to users utilizing cryptocurrencies for payments, reported Hard Fork on August 22, 2018. Revolut’s Cryptocurrency Push Widespread cryptocurrency adoption entails sufficient retail outlets, incentives, and payment systems that complement the myriad of digital currencies in the market. Playing its part in this regard, is London-based Revolut, a banking alternative…

READ MORE

Research Attempts to Unravel Claims of Satoshi Nakamoto Owning a Million Bitcoin

Category: Bitcoin, Blockchain, Mining, News

Research Attempts to Unravel Claims of Satoshi Nakamoto Owning a Million Bitcoin

On August 20, 2018, Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange (BitMEX) published research on a quintessential question bounced around since Bitcoin’s introduction in 2009: Does Satoshi Nakamoto own a million bitcoins? A Million or not a Million BitMEX based its study on Sergio Demian Lerner’s 2013 analysis, where the developer uncovered mined Bitcoin blocks can be traced back to their miner, proving the…

READ MORE

U.S. Research Team Attempts to Solve Bitcoin’s Scalability Crisis

Category: Bitcoin, Blockchain, News, Tech

U.S. Research Team Attempts to Solve Bitcoin’s Scalability Crisis

A research team from Northwestern University, in Illinois, U.S.A., believes they have unraveled one of Bitcoin’s long-standing nemesis: The problem of scalability. As reported by MarketWatch on August 15, 2018, the scholars put out details of their innovative solution. Scalability under Scrutiny While the problems of slow transactions are not localized to Bitcoin, the research team has published findings only…

READ MORE

Join our Telegram Channel!