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Lightning Network-Powered Pokemon Game Displays Ease of Processing Bitcoin Payments

Category: Bitcoin, Blockchain, News, Tech

Lightning Network-Powered Pokemon Game Displays Ease of Processing Bitcoin Payments

A blockchain developer has created a Pokemon-themed game running on the Lighting Network (LN) to prove its technical capability. Move over Kitties As per a TNW report on June 19, 2018, software engineer, João Almeida has created Poketoshi, a Lightning Network-based game merging Nintendo’s classic game with blockchain technology. While blockchains are touted as a disruptive advancement to take the…

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SkyCoin Sees Overnight Price Drop Following Crypto Embezzlement Scandal

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Crime, News, Tech

SkyCoin Sees Overnight Price Drop Following Crypto Embezzlement Scandal

Skycoin, a community-owned, peer-to-peer internet was robbed by the firm’s marketing arm EVOLAB of 100,000 Skycoins. The discovery was a critical point for Skycoin as it led to a major sell-off, causing Skycoin tokens to cave in price. Status Update Skycoin was developed by many early contributors to the Bitcoin and Ethereum network. According to China Money Network, it is…

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3 Bitcoin Improvement Proposals That Aim to Increase Privacy for Bitcoin Users

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, News, Tech

3 Bitcoin Improvement Proposals That Aim to Increase Privacy for Bitcoin Users

While bitcoin is the most popular and valuable decentralized digital currency in the market today, it is not without its issues. One of the main challenges that the Bitcoin network faces is a lack of transaction privacy. To address this, a number of altcoins with a focus on privacy have been introduced into the market. The largely positive market response…

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Korean Cryptocurrency Exchange Bithumb Suffers $30 Million Hack, Covers All Losses

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Korean Cryptocurrency Exchange Bithumb Suffers $30 Million Hack, Covers All Losses

South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb was compromised and lost over $30 million worth of cryptocurrency on June 19, 2018. However, the exchange has covered all costs included with the damages and has assured that no user-funds will be affected. Deposits and withdrawals have since been halted. Hackers Attack Bithumb After a promising start to the week regarding crypto market price…

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China’s Rural Areas Display the Economic Benefits of Cryptocurrencies

Category: Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, Mining, News, Regulation

China’s Rural Areas Display the Economic Benefits of Cryptocurrencies

China’s blanket ban on cryptocurrencies in 2017 took the world by surprise, especially considering that the country is usually at the forefront of adoption for newer technologies. However, the move did little to dissuade citizens from pursuing bitcoin-related activities or propelling blockchain technology. China’s Cryptocurrency Push According to a report on Nikkei Asian Review, China’s infatuation with bitcoin is showing…

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Crypto Markets Decline Stopped by SEC Decision That Decentralized Cryptocurrencies Are Not Securities: Week in Review Jun. 18

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Crime, Ethereum, Finance, News, News Digest, Regulation, Tech

Crypto Markets Decline Stopped by SEC Decision That Decentralized Cryptocurrencies Are Not Securities: Week in Review Jun. 18

It has been a sobering week for crypto investors as the price of bitcoin continued last week’s decline to drop another ten percent versus last week’s close after a new study suggested that Tether (USDT) trading manipulated the bitcoin rally of late-2017. Fortunately, for bitcoin and – especially ether – holders, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) director William…

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New Book “The Bitcoin Standard” Touts Bitcoin as an Alternative to Central Banking

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New Book “The Bitcoin Standard” Touts Bitcoin as an Alternative to Central Banking

Academic Saifedean Ammous recently published a book called “The Bitcoin Standard.” In it, Ammous discusses the history of money and other mediums of exchange, the relationship between economics and various aspects of society, and explores what constitutes “good” money, drawing heavily from the Austrian school of economics. Most importantly, Ammous discusses why bitcoin may be able to provide a viable…

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Cryptocurrency Exchange itBit Gets NYDFS Approval to List Ethereum and Three other Altcoins

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Cryptocurrency Exchange itBit Gets NYDFS Approval to List Ethereum and Three other Altcoins

The first New York-based cryptocurrency exchange to be granted the BitLicense, itBit has been approved by the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) to start trading Stellar Lumens (XLM), Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), and Bitcoin Cash (BCH). Expanding the Cryptochain On June 14, 2018, the itBit team has announced that the NYDFS has given it the go-ahead to add…

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CIA Keeps Mum on Rumors of it Knowing the Real Identity of Satoshi Nakamoto

Category: Bitcoin, Commentary, News, Regulation

CIA Keeps Mum on Rumors of it Knowing the Real Identity of Satoshi Nakamoto

The United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has stated that it is not willing to confirm or deny rumors alleging that it knows the true identity of the elusive Bitcoin founder Satoshi Nakamoto. The Search for Satoshi The statement was made in response to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request made to the agency by Vice News reporter David…

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Binance CEO Reaffirms Hope in Crypto Market Despite Price Declines

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Binance CEO Reaffirms Hope in Crypto Market Despite Price Declines

Binance CEO, Founder, and Crypto Billionaire Changpeng Zhao reassured followers on June 9, 2018, that he’s not worried about the recent crypto price slides. Through a series of posted images, the industry giant demonstrated his belief that the crypto markets undergo the same pattern almost every year, followed by coinciding meteoric rises. The End of the Markets, or Just a…

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