Posted Date: August 13, 2018
A 12 or 24-word recovery seed is the key to your cryptocurrency wallet. That’s why, upon creating it, you’re prompted to write it down and store it in a safe place. But what if you didn’t have to write it down? What if there was a virtually failsafe means of committing those words to memory, […] The post Create an Unforgettable Wallet Seed by Building a Memory Palace appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 13, 2018
NEM (“out-of-the-box”, enterprise-grade blockchain platform”) and Unibright (“blockchain agnostic integration framework”) are teaming up and start an official strategic partnership. NEM and Unibright start a strategic partnership by adding NEM oriented code generation to the Unibright framework and adding Unibright to the NEMsp Program. Through this relationship, Unibright developers will receive blockchain training and certification through the Global NEMsp Network. The NEMsp (NEM Service Partner) Network provides qualified partners like Unibright with the technical skills and business benefits to integrate clients on the NEM Blockchain and scale regardless of industry, specialization or experience The post PR: NEM and Unibright Are Announcing a Strategic Partnership appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 13, 2018
In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrencies, a Chinese court has rejected an appeal from a trader disputing a previous decision that mandated he repay the value of 5 BTC accidentally credited to his Coinnice account, the CEO of Binance has demonstrated the company’s upcoming decentralized exchange (DEX), and Okex’s head of operations has discussed the […] The post Exchanges Round-Up: Chinese Court Backs Coinnice Repatriation, CZ Demos Binance DEX appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 13, 2018
Vietnamese businesses and individuals have stopped importing bitcoin mining equipment into the country since the beginning of July, according to the Ho Chi Minh City Customs Department. This follows the government’s efforts to pass a law banning the import of bitcoin mining rigs into Vietnam. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Mining […] The post Vietnamese Stop Importing Bitcoin Mining Rigs as Import Ban Looms appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 13, 2018
Back in the early days, cryptocurrency enthusiasts used to laugh at the thought of a stable cryptocurrency pegged to a specific fiat currency like the US dollar. Although nowadays things have changed and the digital currency tether (USDT) captures more cryptocurrency trade volume than most of the leading nation-state issued fiat currencies like the USD […] The post An In-Depth Look at the Cryptocurrency Economy’s ‘Stablecoin’ Trend appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 13, 2018
A growing number of cryptocurrency exchanges in India are adding stablecoins such as trueusd (TUSD) and tether (USDT) to their platforms. They are part of the solutions exchanges have come up with in order to minimize the impact of the crypto banking ban imposed by the country’s central bank. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into […] The post Stablecoins Gaining Popularity in India to Minimize Central Bank’s Impact appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 13, 2018
Two common complaints among crypto traders are that platforms which didn’t before are now demanding identification documents and that more venues close their doors to residents of some countries. While users naturally lash out at the companies, it is important to remember that this is often done under coercion or threat by regulators. The US […] The post US Government to “Aggressively Pursue” Unregulated Services Around the World appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 12, 2018
Jurisdictions with crypto-friendly legislation or comprehensive regulations in place are leading in terms of exchange-based cryptocurrency trading. According to a new study, however, over the counter and P2P exchange is much more popular in developing nations and countries where non-cash payments are still not widely spread. Also read: Crypto Funds Number 466 Despite Trends, Uncertainty […] The post Malta Tops Exchange-Based Crypto Trade, Russia Leads in OTC Volume appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 12, 2018
The number of hardware wallets has proliferated with the number of cryptocurrencies in recent years. Today, consumers enjoy an unprecedented choice of hardware devices on which to store their bitcoin and altcoins, though market-leaders Ledger and Trezor still dominate. For anyone agonizing over the best device for their needs, the following models are worthy of […] The post Which Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallet is Best for You? appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: August 12, 2018
In recent regulatory news, Spain’s Central bank has issued a report favoring the development of a central bank-issued digital currency (CBDC), the president of Taiwan’s central bank has advocated caution regarding CBDCs, the Blockchain Research Institute has published a summary of recent roundtable discussions calling for great regulatory clarity, and a Russian court has a […] The post Regulations Round-Up: Central Bank-Issued Digital Currencies, Regulatory Clarity appeared first on Bitcoin News.