BTCManager Logo with clear background. Orange and white font.

BITCOIN PRICE: 6,726.44     HIGH: 6,809.26     LOW: 6,592.22

=
BTCManager.com
advertisement
advertisement
#TRENDING STORIES
Next Event

Crypto Valley Conference on Blockchain Technology • June 20-22, 2018

Click for more details
advertisement

Tag: cryptocurrency

Square Becomes the Seventh Cryptocurrency Business to Receive BitLicense

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

Square Becomes the Seventh Cryptocurrency Business to Receive BitLicense

While many have criticized the New York authorities over the draconian nature of their BitLicense regulation, it appears the NYDFS has seen reasons to soften its requirements a bit to make it easier for more companies to receive the permit. Now, creators of the Square bitcoin app have been granted BitLicense  – making it the seventh company to receive the…

READ MORE

Things Get Interesting when Conceptual Art Meets Cryptocurrency

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, News

Things Get Interesting when Conceptual Art Meets Cryptocurrency

Kevin Abosch, a conceptual artist, and photographer living in New York is currently implementing blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies in his conceptual artworks. Art Blends with Cryptocurrencies Abosch is however not the first artist to test this idea. The exciting blend of cultures between cryptocurrencies and art is resulting in works that according to The Independent, “explore value, decentralization, and the…

READ MORE

Cryptocurrency Desktop Client Victim of Trojan Attack

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

Cryptocurrency Desktop Client Victim of Trojan Attack

Syscoin announced on official Github page the project’s official client had faced a malicious trojan attack. The post urged users who downloaded the software via GitHub between June 09, 2018 10:14 PM UTC & June 13, 2018 10:23 PM UTC to take immediate action. GitHub Compromised The initial attack vector of the malicious software was a compromised GitHub account belonging…

READ MORE

Bank of Korea Dismisses Central Bank Digital Currency Rumors

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Finance, News, Regulation, Tech

Bank of Korea Dismisses Central Bank Digital Currency Rumors

Suggestions of a state-backed cryptocurrency from South Korean Banks have been dashed, despite recent reports that the country might be one of the first to push forward on this new frontier. Bank of Korea Squashes Rumors On June 18, 2018, a Korea Times report confirms the central bank’s stance on digital assets. Bank of Korea (BoK) stated it opposes the…

READ MORE

Coinbase Custody will Attract Over $20 Billion from Institutional Investors

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

Coinbase Custody will Attract Over $20 Billion from Institutional Investors

Fresh from opening a new office in Japan and acquiring the Ethereum-based exchange Paradex in an ongoing expansion drive, Coinbase is set to launch a new Regulated Crypto Custody service that experts say will open up the crypto finance space to game-changing investment from institutional investors and funds. For many investors, cryptocurrency market is the exciting new frontier of finance…

READ MORE

advertisement

Cryptocurrencies are Set to Transform Kenyan Communities

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

Cryptocurrencies are Set to Transform Kenyan Communities

In a bid to help combat poverty, Bancor, the “decentralized liquidity network,” is launching a blockchain network to support community currencies in Kenya. Bancor’s Cryptocurrency Push This is to be achieved through a partnership with Grassroots Economics, a non-profit organization that develops community currency programs in Africa. Under the initiative, the currencies network will be piloted in two of the…

READ MORE

Silk Road Adviser Extradited to the USA After Using Cryptocurrency for Illegal Purposes

Category: Blockchain, News

Silk Road Adviser Extradited to the USA After Using Cryptocurrency for Illegal Purposes

The Manhattan US Attorney has announced the successful extradition of Canadian citizen Roger Thomas Clark from Thailand to face prosecution over his alleged role in the running of the now-defunct Silk Road darknet website which facilitated transactions of illegal drugs and weapons using Bitcoin. Operating from January 2011 to October 2013 when founder Ross Ulbricht was apprehended, Silk Road infamously…

READ MORE

Large Russian Banks are Testing Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Investment Portfolios

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

Large Russian Banks are Testing Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Investment Portfolios

Russia’s largest banks Sberbank and AlfaBank, are planning to pilot cryptocurrency investment portfolios for their clients. Russia’s Cryptocurrency Push According to Russian news site Kommersant, the banks concluded to “test boxed solutions for private banking, based on digital financial assets,” on June 13, 2018, during the discussion at the Digital financial assets for banks, funds, and large capital roundtable. Under…

READ MORE

Dark Web Marketplace Moderator Gal Vallerius Signs Plea Deal After Illegal Bitcoin Transactions

Category: Bitcoin, Crime, News, Regulation

Dark Web Marketplace Moderator Gal Vallerius Signs Plea Deal After Illegal Bitcoin Transactions

A French national by the name Gal Vallerius has entered into a plea deal with American authorities pleading guilty to counts of drug trafficking and money laundering. Vallerius attempts to avoid a lifetime jail sentence in the U.S. for his illicit dealings on the dark web. Dream Market’s Cryptocurrency Economy The charges stem from Vallerius’ activities on the dark web…

READ MORE

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

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, Crime, News

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…

READ MORE

Join our Telegram Channel!