Archive for April, 2019

Facebook Veterans Launches Blockchain-Based Social App Following US$1.5M Seed Funding

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Facebook Veterans Launches Blockchain-Based Social App Following US$1.5M Seed Funding

Illustration via Editional Vault.io, Inc., a New York-based startup headed by former Facebook veterans, has announced the launch of Editional, an Ethereum-based social platform that allows users to create, claim, and trade unique collectibles online. The startup has secured US$1.5 million in seed funding from notable investors, including ConsenSys Ventures, Digital Currency Group, and CoinFund, […]

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Latest Dash Theft Puts Crypto’s Reputation on the Line • Live Bitcoin News

April 30, 2019 | By | Reply | 269 Readers More
Latest Dash Theft Puts Crypto’s Reputation on the Line • Live Bitcoin News

When will all this malicious behavior end? Cryptocurrency theft continues to make digital assets’ reputations suffer, and with the latest Dash theft, things are looking rather bleak. Dash Is Tough, but Thieves Can Be Tougher In the past, Live Bitcoin News has reported that Dash is one of the most popular cryptocurrencies in developing nations, […]

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Bitcoin proponent John Carvalho calls BitGo ‘one of the world’s most dangerous companies’

April 30, 2019 | By | Reply | 110 Readers More
Bitcoin proponent John Carvalho calls BitGo ‘one of the world’s most dangerous companies’

The latest Bitfinex-Tether fiasco caused a stir in the cryptocurrency community after the New York Attorney General’s [NYAG] office issued a lawsuit against Tether Limited, the issuer of the USDT token, and leading crypto exchange, Bitfinex. The CEO of the Palo Alto-based crypto-custody provider BitGo, Mike Belshe, is in the news after he expressed his views […]

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Paxos Mints $10 Million in Stablecoin Following Tether Allegations

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Paxos Mints $10 Million in Stablecoin Following Tether Allegations

Paxos has minted over $10 million of its Paxos Standard stablecoins, a few hours after the leading stablecoin provider, Tether, was notified of a lawsuit by the New York State Attorney General. This latest development could be a move by Paxos to gain one over its rival and become a healthy alternative for cryptocurrency exchanges. […]

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On Which Exchange Bitcoin Plummeted $1000? Crypto Weekly Update: BitFinex FUD, BMW & Jaguar Adoption

April 30, 2019 | By | Reply | 108 Readers More
On Which Exchange Bitcoin Plummeted $1000? Crypto Weekly Update: BitFinex FUD, BMW & Jaguar Adoption

Even though Bitcoin is no longer a regular guest in most of the crypto’s coverage, the news of the markets didn’t freeze despite the winter. This entire week was rather busy, as most of the news started on the right foot. It was all until last Thursday, however, when Bitcoin flash crashed on the Kraken […]

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Bitpay and Refundo Now Provide Tax Return Payouts in BTC

April 30, 2019 | By | Reply | 93 Readers More
Bitpay and Refundo Now Provide Tax Return Payouts in BTC

On April 30, the global cryptocurrency payment processing firm Bitpay announced its partnership with the tax-related financial products and services provider Refundo. The collaboration will give U.S. residents the ability to receive all or a portion of their federal and state tax refunds in crypto. Also read: How to Create a Bitcoin Cash Wallet With […]

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Self-Styled Satoshi Accused of PGP Forgery in Kleiman vs Wright Lawsuit

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Self-Styled Satoshi Accused of PGP Forgery in Kleiman vs Wright Lawsuit

The Southern District Court of Florida case, Kleiman v. Wright, continues to be one of the 10 most monitored court dockets in the state. On April 28, the Kleiman estate’s legal team responded to Wright’s most recent motion to dismiss the case by claiming that Wright submitted a forgery as evidence and allege the fraudulent […]

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Crypto Is Not a Store of Value

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Crypto Is Not a Store of Value

Dave Ramsden, deputy governor of the United Kingdom’s central bank, has said that crypto assets are too volatile to be a store of value. Ramsden made his comments in an interview with CNBC published on April 30. Bank of England (BOE) deputy governor Ramsden noted that over a year ago, the U.K.’s Financial Policy Committee […]

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Bankers meet Bitcoiners In Munich

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Bankers meet Bitcoiners In Munich

For the first time, a Bitcoin conference bringing together advocates and critics. Beyond the price volatility, the adoption of Bitcoins continues at a rapid pace. At BayernLB in Munich international experts discuss the value of Bitcoin and its potential impact on businesses and the world economy.  Munich, Germany, April 29, 2019 — Senior decision-makers must […]

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Lumi Wallet Integrates EOS, Announces Support for EOS Block Producers and DApps • Live Bitcoin News

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Lumi Wallet Integrates EOS, Announces Support for EOS Block Producers and DApps • Live Bitcoin News

The development team of Lumi Wallet continues to broaden its ecosystem and isn’t going to slow down. In the latest update, Lumi wallet introduces support for EOS blockchain. EOS is a promising blockchain protocol, which acquired popularity among the developers and is on par with Ethereum and Tron. After the last update, Lumi wallet can […]

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