Archive for July, 2017

BTC-e Pledges to Return Customer Funds Despite Servers Seized by FBI

July 31, 2017 | By | Reply | 313 Readers More
BTC-e Pledges to Return Customer Funds Despite Servers Seized by FBI

A Bitcontalk forum account associated with the operators of the BTC-e digital currency exchange has posted new statements claiming its a week-long downtime was due to “FBI agents entering its data center.” The message claims that BTC-e’s data center has been raided by the FBI on July 25, during which time the agency “seized all […]

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12 Hours Left Until The End of Giga-Watt WTT Token Sale

July 31, 2017 | By | Reply | 330 Readers More
12 Hours Left Until The End of Giga-Watt WTT Token Sale

There is less than a day left until the Cryptonomos platform completes the Giga Watt (WTT) token sale. You have just a bit short of 12 hours left to take part if you find this token interesting and meaningful as it already has a successful underlying service for hosting crypto currency miners and is going […]

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The Upcoming Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork: The Choices for Bitcoiners

July 31, 2017 | By | Reply | 338 Readers More
The Upcoming Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork: The Choices for Bitcoiners

On August 1, the Bitcoin network will split with the emergence of Bitcoin Cash (BCH). This article will outline the choices you have if you hold bitcoin and some potential outcomes of the split. What is Bitcoin Cash? The project’s website states that Bitcoin Cash is peer-to-peer electronic cash for the Internet. It is ‘fully […]

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Meet STOX – The Prediction Platform

July 29, 2017 | By | Reply | 494 Readers More
Meet STOX – The Prediction Platform

STOX is a mass market forecasting platform in collaboration with Invest.com Group, which develops financial investment solutions. Stox will begin an initial coin offering (ICO) from the public very soon, on August 2nd. The ICO will last two weeks or until the cap is filled ($30 Million) and will be distributed to token investors based […]

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PIVX Launches New Mobile Wallet for Android

July 29, 2017 | By | Reply | 498 Readers More
PIVX Launches New Mobile Wallet for Android

On July 28, the anonymity-centric digital currency project PIVX, which stands for Private Instant Verified Transaction, announced that it had launched an official mobile wallet for Android users. The cryptocurrency PIVX provides instant private transactions and has a community-based governance model, which is why the project, as well as the currency, managed to gain popularity […]

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Crypto Exchanges’ Positions Regarding Bitcoin Cash

July 29, 2017 | By | Reply | 536 Readers More
Crypto Exchanges’ Positions Regarding Bitcoin Cash

It seems that the last few days and probably until 1st of August a lot of people are consolidating their crypto coin holdings into Bitcoin (BTC) in order to take advantage of the Bitcoin Cash fork and the fact that they will get the same amount of BCC as they hold BTC. As a result […]

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Ukraine’s Real Estate Title Registration to Start Using Blockchain in 2018

July 29, 2017 | By | Reply | 347 Readers More
Ukraine’s Real Estate Title Registration to Start Using Blockchain in 2018

According to the president of investment group Univer Taras Kozak, the government of Ukraine intends to use the distributed ledger technology for real estate title registration as of January 1st, 2018. Referencing Ukraine’s minister of justice Pavlo Petrenko, Mr. Kozak said the system of e-auctions for arrested property SETAM will be blockchainized in a few […]

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Russian National Settlement Depository to Develop Digital Assets Platform

July 29, 2017 | By | Reply | 342 Readers More
Russian National Settlement Depository to Develop Digital Assets Platform

Russia’s National Settlement Depository (NSD) is considering building a platform to serve digital assets including cryptocurrencies and tokenized assets. According to Kommersant, the NSD is currently researching proposals to formally interact with crypto tokens, a source confirming interest in the project. Experts believe that the NSD is trying to stake its claim in the niche, […]

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Harnessing The Power of Decentralization: Max Borders of Social Evolution Speaks

July 29, 2017 | By | Reply | 378 Readers More
Harnessing The Power of Decentralization: Max Borders of Social Evolution Speaks

As the founder and Executive Director of Social Evolution, Max Borders is relentlessly seeking to liberate people and resolve social problems through innovation. Much of what drives him has been informed by his work as co-founder of the Voice & Exit event and as the former editor at the libertarian non-profit Foundation for Economic Education […]

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Bitmixer's Exit and Darknet Market Chaos: How Monero Stands to Benefit

July 28, 2017 | By | Reply | 367 Readers More
Bitmixer's Exit and Darknet Market Chaos: How Monero Stands to Benefit

The swift takedown of the darknet markets (DNMs) AlphaBay and Hansa, an announcement to exit the market from Bitmixer and the arrest of Alexander Vinnik for laundering $4 billion have all shown that fungibility is still an area for improvement for Bitcoin. As bitcoin shakes off its shady image, Monero has drawn increased attention. The […]

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