Posted Date: August 14, 2018
Japan’s GMO Internet has unveiled new priorities for its cryptocurrency business along with the performances of its crypto exchange and mining operations. The changes going forward result from the bear market and increased total hash rate. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space GMO Coin Profits Up 7.3-Fold Japanese internet giant GMO published […] The post Japan’s Internet Giant GMO Unveils New Crypto Priorities, Exchange Profits Up 7-Fold appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 14, 2018
A member of the Venezuelan National Constituent Assembly has reportedly revealed that the assembly is preparing a reform to the country’s Constitution that includes a central bank for cryptocurrencies. This follows the Venezuelan government’s latest effort to tie the new bolivar currency to the petro. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Central […] The post Venezuela’s Constituent Assembly Drafts Law to Create Central Bank for Crypto appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 14, 2018
The path to a cryptocurrency revolution might just run through a sleepy Austin, Texas industrial park, home to offices of Cody Wilson and his company, Defense Distributed in the United States. Parallels exist between downloadable files from a website, allowing users access to 3D printable firearms, and a permissionless, decentralized, censorship-resistant medium of exchange. If […] The post Bitcoin is a Permissionless, Decentralized Firearm: Cody Wilson is Satoshi Nakamoto appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 14, 2018
Trading volume on Turkish cryptocurrency exchanges has soared over the last 24 hours as citizens have sought refuge from the weakened lira. Turkey’s national currency has faced a torrid time on a day when President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused the US of trying to “stab it in the back”. Trade volume on domestic exchange Btcturk […] The post Turkish Bitcoin Volume Soars as Traders Flee the Lira appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 14, 2018
Ross Ulbricht was sentenced to life in prison back in 2015 for operating the Silk Road marketplace but many people believe he should be set free. The Ulbricht family, aided by his new Twitter account @RealRossU, has managed to gather close to 60,000 signatures in a petition for his clemency. Meanwhile, many questions surrounding the […] The post Silk Road Questions Unanswered as Ulbricht Gathers 60K Clemency Signatures appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 14, 2018
News.Bitcoin.com feature ‘Cryptowhispers’ reported on what has turned from rumor to an all-out verbal war between two well-known figures in the cryptoverse. It began last week when Christopher Franko, co-founder of the Expanse project, took to Twitter and accused popular exchange Binance of quoting 400 bitcoin to list a token. The exchange’s head, Changpeng Zhao, […] The post Binance Denies 400 BTC Listing Quote; Accuser Responds “You are a F***king Liar” appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 14, 2018
BITTECH starts selling a new range of cryptocurrency mining hardware powered by 10 nm semiconductor chips (10 nm BT0010a and BT0010La mining chips). It is to be recalled that BITTECH introduced its first ASIC miner as early as mid-May, 2018. Bittech One based on 14 nm ASIC chip BT0014 is characterized by 28TH/s hashing power, while energy consumption makes 2200W. The post PR: BITTECH Offers Two Mining Machines, Equipped with Mining Chips Using a Cutting-Edge 10 Nm Process Technology appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 14, 2018
A new crypto cafe and coworking space, called Hash House, has been established in the city of Xi’an, China. It seems like a cool place to go whether you want to learn about the latest trends, develop your own project, or just grab a coffee for BCH. Also Read: The Daily: Huobi OTC to Support […] The post Crypto Cafe and Coworking Space ‘Hash House’ Established in Xi’an, China appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 13, 2018
Last week, news.Bitcoin.com reported on the proposed consensus changes published by the Bitcoin ABC development team, and the opposition towards certain elements of that proposal from a few BCH community members. Now the blockchain firm and mining organization Coingeek, led by the billionaire tycoon Calvin Ayre, has revealed some different proposed changes to the BCH […] The post Coingeek Speaks on Consensus Changes and Next-Gen ASIC Chip appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 13, 2018
In today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief, we cover the addition of Vietnamese đồng fiat to Huobi OTC, venture capital fund Dymon Asia backing a new institutional crypto platform, and Paxful donations supporting the building of a second school in Rwanda. Also Read: US Government to “Aggressively Pursue” Unregulated Services Around the World Huobi OTC […] The post The Daily: Huobi OTC to Support Dồng, Dymon Asia Backs Crypto Platform appeared first on Bitcoin News.