Posted Date: July 1, 2018
The financial authority of Abu Dhabi Global Market has launched a regulatory framework for cryptocurrency activities following the completion of a public consultation. The market’s financial watchdog has also published a guideline explaining how crypto asset activities are now regulated. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Crypto Regulatory Framework Launched Abu Dhabi […] The post Abu Dhabi Global Market Launches Regulatory Framework for Crypto Activities appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: July 1, 2018
Travel booking platform Expedia has stopped accepting bitcoin (BTC). A company representative confirmed the policy change, while stating that various payment options are being continuously evaluated without elaborating on the details. Expedia has been supporting bitcoin payments since 2014.  Also read: Russian Railways Eyes Crypto for Tickets, Blockchain for Cargo Expedia Confirms Suspension of BTC […] The post Expedia Drops Bitcoin Payments, Official Confirms appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: July 1, 2018
Over the past few weeks, the cryptocurrency Bitcoin Cash (BCH) has seen a lot of new infrastructure support, applications, and protocol innovation. While everyone has been watching the bearish markets across the digital currency economy, in general, there’s a lot of action happening within the BCH ecosystem that supersedes its current price speculation. Also read: Crypto […] The post Bitcoin Cash Sees More Infrastructure, Applications, and Protocol Innovation appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: July 1, 2018
Market action during June has seen a significant slump in trade volume, with the majority of the ten most traded cryptocurrencies experiencing a drop in volume of between roughly 17% and 57% when compared with May. Also Read: ICO Round-Up: Social Media Influencers Bypass Ad Ban, Centra Tokens Deemed Securities Month-Over-Month 30-Day Trade Volume Declines Across […] The post Volume Rankings Report for June 2018: Trading Activity Drops Across Crypto Markets appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: June 30, 2018
The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations Section 4: State Versus Society Chapter 9, Part 2 Crypto, and the Structure of Class Warfare The wall separating state and society is crumbling. Or, rather, the state is taking a jackhammer to it in an aggressive attempt to control every aspect of productive and cooperative life…The […] The post Wendy McElroy: Crypto and the Structure of Class Warfare appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: June 30, 2018
Millennial Living in 2018: Insights for the UK ‘Build-to-Rent’ Sector, a study in conjunction with FTI Consulting, commemorates real estate group Get Living’s 5th anniversary. Focusing on millennials, it found significant portions turning away from traditional stores of value, such as property and home ownership, in favor of crypto assets.   Also read: Bitlicense Should […] The post 27% of England’s Male Millennials Say Bitcoin Better Investment Than Property appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: June 30, 2018
In Saturday’s Bitcoin in Brief, we cover some of the new expansion plans of leading cryptocurrency trading platforms. Singapore-based Huobi has confirmed its intentions to open an office in London, and US exchange Coinbase is about to do the same in Portland, Oregon. Also, a new crypto vault in Switzerland offers safe storage for cryptocurrencies, […] The post The Daily: Swiss Crypto Vault, Huobi Opens in London, Malta Approves Crypto Bills appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: June 30, 2018
Three stories dominate this week’s initial coin offering (ICO) round up: It appears many ICO projects are reaching out to social media influencers in an effort to thwart advertising bans across leading platforms. A study published by the China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC) suggested that the country develop a licenced-based regulatory apparatus that permits cryptocurrency […] The post ICO Round-Up: Social Media Influencers Bypass Ad Ban, Centra Tokens Deemed Securities appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: June 30, 2018
Initial Coin Offerings in the first half of 2018 have attracted nearly double the amount of funds raised last year, a new report reveals. Researchers point out, however, that the majority of ICOs have largely failed, with only a third of the projects closed successfully. According to the study, the US remains the major destination […] The post Report: 2018 Token Sales Almost Double Last Year’s Results appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: June 30, 2018
On June 28, 2018, the US Supreme Court revealed it would not re-evaluate Ross Ulbricht’s court case and double life sentence tied to his charges of operating the Silk Road marketplace. Ulbricht’s legal team and family were hoping the recent Carpenter Vs. US Supreme Court case would spur court officials to reconsider the Ulbricht’s conviction. […] The post Supreme Court Will Not Reconsider Ross Ulbricht’s Life Sentence appeared first on Bitcoin News.