Posted Date: April 13, 2018
An often overlooked hurdle in the formulation of legislative apparatus for cryptocurrency is the challenge of adapting cryptocurrency to the classifications and language of financial regulations. Also Read: Research Paper Declares Bitcoin Compliant With Shariah Law Language Barrier Between Regulators and Crypto Community A recent article authored by Jonathan Chester, the chief executive officer of Bitwage, […] The post The Challenge of Conforming Crypto to the Language of Regulation – or Vice Versa appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: April 13, 2018
Ancora1919, an Italian company that has produced luxury pens since the early 20th century, has announced that it will soon accept pre-production orders for limited edition Ethereum pens. The company also sells limited number of bitcoin pens. Also Read: Markets Update: BTC Price Jumps Over $1000 in Less Than an Hour Italian Pen Manufacturer Reveals ETH […] The post Luxury Pen Manufacturer Ancora1919 Offers Bitcoin and Ethereum Fountain Pens appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: April 13, 2018
The proposed and upcoming changes to the operation of the ethereum cryptocurrency have been a matter of debate recently, with questions like employing ASIC resistance mining, capping and others splitting the community. Now an outside party is also taking issue with the concept of ethereum shifting away from PoW. Also Read: Australia’s Digitalx Launches Cryptocurrency […] The post Bitmex Research: We Doubt Ethereum’s Ability to Reduce Reliance on PoW appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: April 13, 2018
According to the blockchain firm Nchain and its CEO Jimmy Nguyen, the company has secured its first approved patent recognized by the European Patent Office. The patent involves an invention that provides a method for an automated management and blockchain-enforced smart contracts. Also Read: Australia’s Digitalx Launches Cryptocurrency Investment Fund   Blockchain Firm Nchain Gets an […] The post Nchain to Offer Smart Contract Patents Exclusively to the Bitcoin Cash Community appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: April 13, 2018
Long Blockchain Corp., the company formerly known as Long Island Iced Tea Corp., has announced that it has received a delisting determination from Nasdaq. The U.S.-based company made headlines in December after its name change triggered a 432% gain in the price of its shares over the course of a single day. Also Read: Bitcoin in […] The post Long Blockchain Corp Receives Delisting Determination From Nasdaq appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: April 13, 2018
The Maltese government’s plan to bring more international cryptocurrency business to booster the local economy, by positioning itself as a hospitable jurisdiction within the EU, appears to be paying off. Following Binance moving to the island just last month, Malta has now succeeded in attracting yet another exchange, Okex. Also Read: Australia’s Digitalx Launches Cryptocurrency […] The post Malta Succeeds in Attracting Another Cryptocurrency Exchange, Okex appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: April 13, 2018
The price of bitcoin and a wide range of other digital assets have seen some significant gains today. Earlier during the morning trading sessions (EDT) BTC/USD markets spiked over $1,000 in less than 60 minutes gaining 10 percent and reaching a high of $8,060 per coin. Following the phenomenal jump in value, buyers met some […] The post Markets Update: BTC Price Jumps Over $1000 in Less Than an Hour appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: April 12, 2018
The migration of cryptocurrency miners to hydro-power abundant Quebec has been received cautiously lately, following an initial period over-exuberance on the part of local officials. The future for Quebec’s mining industry has since encountered a number of hurdles, from the province’s ability to supply power during the dry winter season to the often overlooked environmental […] The post Hydro-Quebec Considers Halting Mining Operations During Winter appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: April 12, 2018
Indian crypto exchanges are devising strategies to challenge and respond to the Reserve Bank of India’s order to prohibit banks from servicing businesses dealing in cryptocurrencies. News.Bitcoin.com talked to Sathvik Vishwanath, CEO of a leading Indian exchange Unocoin, to find out more details. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies Going International […] The post Indian Crypto Exchanges Strategize to Challenge RBI Crackdown appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: April 12, 2018
Cryptocurrency is the main source of income for 12% of Russian speaking crypto users, according to a new survey. More than 90% of the respondents say they want to use digital coins as a means of payment, and a quarter of those interviewed are already doing that. 40% of the participants view cryptos like bitcoin […] The post Cryptocurrency Is the Main Income for 12% of Russian Crypto Users appeared first on Bitcoin News.