Posted Date: October 21, 2018
On Friday, Oct. 19, the developers of Bitcoinfiles.com launched the first official version of the product. Now anyone from around the globe can tether a file (5kb or less) to the BCH chain, ensuring its resistance to censorship. Also Read: Bitcoin Ownership: Your Private Keys to Financial Sovereignty File Storage Tethered to the Bitcoin Cash Blockchain […] The post Bitcoinfiles.com Developers Launch Censorship-Resistant File Storage System appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: October 21, 2018
Trading volumes on exchange-escrowed peer-to-peer (P2P) cryptocurrency trading platforms in India are rising rapidly amid the banking ban by the country’s central bank. “Indians are warming up to P2P in amazing ways,” the CEO of a local crypto exchange told news.Bitcoin.com. Several other exchanges competing in the same space are seeing similar responses from their […] The post Indian Cryptocurrency Exchanges See Rapid Growth in P2P Trading appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: October 21, 2018
It’s been a week for stablecoin stories in the crypto sphere, and while we’d like to have started the weekend on a different tack, Huobi’s effort was too intriguing not to share. We’ll also detail the latest cryptocurrency lending options in Saturday’s edition of The Daily and consider a topical Halloween costume for bitcoiners. Also […] The post The Daily: Huobi Unveils HUSD, New Cryptocurrency Loans Launch appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: October 21, 2018
When the idea of a working digital currency like bitcoin was introduced, many of its early adopters disliked the current bureaucratic system, with a cartel of bankers pulling the world’s monetary strings. Over time, however, something weird has happened and the idea of permissionless innovation perverted into people literally asking nation states for permission, begging […] The post Bitcoin Intentions: Are We Aiming to Replace the Status Quo or Become Them? appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: October 21, 2018
During a recent Q3 earnings call, the world’s largest producer of semiconductors, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), forecasted weakening growth for the rest of 2018 due to declining demand for cryptocurrency mining hardware. This outlook comes despite anticipating a significant increase in demand for its 7-nanometer processing chips from the high-end smartphone industry. Also Read: […] The post Weak Demand for Mining Hardware Impacts TSMC’s Growth Outlook appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: October 20, 2018
The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations Section 5: Saving the World Through Anarchism Chapter 11, Part 3 Crypto Anarchism and Civil Society. The Technology is the Revolution. by Wendy McElroy Not only is democracy mystical nonsense, it is also immoral. If one man has no right to impose his wishes on another, then […] The post Wendy McElroy: Crypto Anarchism and Civil Society – The Technology is the Revolution appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: October 20, 2018
A new cryptocurrency mining facility opened in Armenia on Oct. 18. The $50 million farm will extract bitcoin and ethereum using 3,000 machines, according to local media reports. Around 120,000 more miners are to be added in the months to come. Also read: Marks Jewelers Now Accepts Bitcoin Cash For Payments Multi Group and Omnia Establish […] The post $50 Million Bitcoin Mining Farm Opens in Armenia appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: October 20, 2018
Over the last year bitcoin cash adoption has been thriving and in certain regions, BCH merchants are spreading like wildfire. Thanks to a slew of cryptocurrency payment processors and people pressing for adoption there are thousands of BCH accepting merchants these days. One application called Marco Coino helps bitcoiners find BCH brick-and-mortar retailers on a […] The post Bitcoin Cash Merchant Directory Marco Coino Surpasses 500 Listings appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: October 20, 2018
The pass rate for the exam developed by the Maltese government for financial services practitioners seeking to obtain cryptocurrency agent certification is reportedly only 39 percent. The exam is part of the requirements mandated by the country’s newly established Virtual Financial Assets Act. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Low Pass Rate […] The post Only 39 Percent Pass Malta’s Cryptocurrency Exam for Financial Services Practitioners appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: October 20, 2018
The battle for privacy is ramping up. Every day, in the cryptocurrency space, we learn of increased blockchain surveillance, countered by the efforts of privacy protocol developers. We’ve got stories from both sides of the divide in this episode of The Daily, plus a “bitcoin mansion” that’s up for sale. Also read: Blockchain Surveillance Firm Partners […] The post The Daily: Blockchain Surveillance vs Privacy Protocols appeared first on Bitcoin News.