BTCManager Logo with clear background. Orange and white font.

BITCOIN PRICE: 3,400.33     HIGH: 3,544.02     LOW: 3,355.00

=
BTCManager.com
advertisement
Next Event

NEXT BLOCK Conference “From Chaos To Clarity: 2019 Trends” • December 12, 2018

Bringing together over 350 participants and 20+ distinguished speakers, the Conference will hear from top blockchain experts looking into 2019…

Click for more details
advertisement

Category: Tech

Abu Dhabi National Oil Firm Adopts IBM’s Blockchain Solution

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Finance, News, Platform, Tech

Abu Dhabi National Oil Firm Adopts IBM’s Blockchain Solution

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), a leading diversified energy and petrochemicals group that claims to produce roughly 3 million barrels of oil and 10.5 cubic feet of natural gas daily, has joined forces with IBM  to enable it integrate distributed ledger technology (DLT) into its operations and reduce risks while fostering transparency and efficiency, according to a press…

READ MORE

ConsenSys, Steemit, and SpankChain Axe Staff Due to Bearish Crypto Market

Category: Altcoins, Business, Ethereum, Finance, News, Platform, Tech

ConsenSys, Steemit, and SpankChain Axe Staff Due to Bearish Crypto Market

It was not too long ago when euphoria surrounding the cryptocurrency industry reached its tipping point. The industry hit a record high market capitalization of $813 billion on January 8, 2018. Crypto came out of the rooms of geeky software developers and gamers into the mainstream, as almost every other ICO was able to raise millions, if not billions of…

READ MORE

Bitcoin Drops Further as Much-Awaited Bitcoin ETF Is Pushed Down the Road: BTCManager’s Week in Review Dec 10

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, News, Platform, Tech

Bitcoin Drops Further as Much-Awaited Bitcoin ETF Is Pushed Down the Road: BTCManager’s Week in Review Dec 10

The price of bitcoin dropped by over 15 percent versus last week’s close after it became clear that the crypto markets will have to wait longer for a potential Bitcoin ETF to be approved in the U.S. “Crypto Mom” Provides Insights Hester Peirce, a commissioner of the SEC often referred to as “crypto mom” for her positive stance towards cryptocurrencies,…

READ MORE

Swiss Post and Swisscom to Develop Hyperledger-based Blockchain Platform

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Business, Finance, News, Platform, Tech

Swiss Post and Swisscom to Develop Hyperledger-based Blockchain Platform

According to a joint press release published by Swisscom and Swiss Post, on December 6, 2018, the two state-owned entities have come together to form a “simple, secure, and sustainable” platform for blockchain applications in Switzerland. Private Blockchain-based Project While the Swiss Post is Switzerland’s national postal service, Swisscom is one of the country’s largest state-owned telecom service providers. The…

READ MORE

Should You Run a Masternode? An Analysis of the Pros and Cons of Staking Coins

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Ethereum, News, Platform, Tech

Should You Run a Masternode? An Analysis of the Pros and Cons of Staking Coins

If you are an avid participator in social media discourse in the crypto sphere, it is likely you have encountered the #masternodemebro hashtag on Twitter. The hashtag began gaining traction since July and had brought attention to masternodes and the role they play in the cryptocurrency space. In this guide, you will discover what masternodes are, how they work, and…

READ MORE

advertisement

Bitcoin Options Purchased For $1 Million Will Soon Become Obsolete

Category: Bitcoin, Business, Finance, News, Platform, Tech

Bitcoin Options Purchased For $1 Million Will Soon Become Obsolete

Last year in December 2017, just a few days after Bitcoin hit its peak, Ari Paul, a cryptocurrency fund manager at BlockTower Capital purchased Bitcoin Options with a strike price of $50,000 for almost $1 million on the Ledger X’s Trading platform. According to Crain’s Chicago Business’ article published on December 6, 2018, Bitcoin needs to increase its value by…

READ MORE

Ascertaining Identity in the Digital World Using Schnorr Signatures

Category: Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocyclopedia, Tech

Ascertaining Identity in the Digital World Using Schnorr Signatures

Since humans were able to put his words into a written form, cultures have needed a way to ascertain the origin of documents. Once it became possible to communicate on paper, without the need to physically be in the same location, the necessity arose to verify that the words inscribed on the paper came from the rightful originator. This article…

READ MORE

Cryptocurrency Security startup Trustology Receives Funding from Two Sigma Ventures

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Finance, News, Platform, Tech

Cryptocurrency Security startup Trustology Receives Funding from Two Sigma Ventures

Trustology, a London-based startup focused on developing technology designed to help investors protect their digital assets has just received an $8 million seed fund from Two Sigma, as reported by Reuters on December 6, 2018.  Reuters reported that the venture capital sector of Two Sigma was backing Trustology, a crypto-security-focused company to push forward the development of new technologies aiming…

READ MORE

Bearish Market Makes Chatspin Abandon Plans to Accept Crypto Payments

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Business, News, Platform, Tech

Bearish Market Makes Chatspin Abandon Plans to Accept Crypto Payments

Chatspin, a popular live video streaming multi-platform app, is abandoning its plans to accept cryptocurrencies as a form of payment due to the significant losses in the value of Bitcoin and other coins have suffered this year, the company announced in a press release on December 6, 2018. Bearish Market Affects Companies Offering Crypto Payments While companies focusing on blockchain…

READ MORE

Seven E.U. Nations Sign Declaration to Explore Use Cases for Distributed Ledgers

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Business, News, Platform, Tech

Seven E.U. Nations Sign Declaration to Explore Use Cases for Distributed Ledgers

As many as seven countries in the European Union are banding together to help promote blockchain technology throughout the continent, Financial Times reported December 4, 2018. The list of countries mostly comprises of southern members, including France, Italy, and Spain. The governments of these nations will reportedly explore applications for distributed ledger technology (DLT) outside of digital currencies. The group…

READ MORE

Join our Telegram Channel!