Posted Date: February 3, 2018
On February 1 the cryptocurrency media outlet and blockchain company Coingeek announced it plans to fund the Electron Cash team’s development. The new Electron Cash projects will involve working on innovative plans for the bitcoin cash ecosystem and a partnership with the firm Nchain. Also read: Bitcoin Cash Supporters Prepare for the Network’s Next Six Month […] The post Coingeek Announces Funding the Electron Cash Development Team appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: February 3, 2018
The price of bitcoin has seen some corrections over the years, but really there have only been a few deep cuts. With the bearish dips in price over the past five weeks it’s always good to look at the historical view of value drops and the long-term achievements of the cryptocurrency economy in general. Also […] The post Dead again? In Reality Bitcoin Is Up 729% Since Last February appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: February 3, 2018
Following in the footsteps of counterparts from former Soviet countries, government officials in Transnistria have attempted to create crypto-friendly environment in their disputed republic. Newly adopted legislation legalizes cryptocurrency mining and provides incentives for foreign investors. Entrepreneurs, invited to set up mining facilities, are not even required to register a local company. They can take […] The post Another Post-Soviet Jurisdiction Welcomes Crypto Miners appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: February 3, 2018
This week, the cities of Butte and Anaconda, Montana, learned bitcoin mining company Crypto Watt LLC secured 53 acres on which they plan to invest at least 75 million USD to facilitate the process of how the world’s most popular cryptocurrency’s transactions are authenticated and confirmed.   Also read: Nassim Nicholas Taleb vs David Birch on […] The post Montana is Home to New 53 Acre, $75 Million Bitcoin Mining Facility appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: February 3, 2018
When Satoshi Nakamoto designed bitcoin, his smartest trick wasn’t to cap the total supply at 21 million coins – it was to make each coin divisible to eight decimal places. At the time, as now, the smallest unit of bitcoin was worth so little as to be inexpressible in fiat terms. But bitcoin’s creator had […] The post Missed the Altcoin Craze? Don’t Worry, the Satoshi Is Still Very Cheap appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: February 3, 2018
Bitcoin is a tool for terrorists and money launderers. At least that’s what your elected officials believe. When western leaders are pressed for their thoughts on cryptocurrency, that’s invariably the first sound bite to leave their lips, followed, occasionally, by a begrudging acknowledgement that “the underlying blockchain technology has potential”. But as the case of […] The post Cryptocurrency Is Harder to Launder Than Fiat Currency appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: February 3, 2018
The following opinion piece was written by Jonald Fyookball. So you’ve heard of Bitcoin Cash — one of the top cryptocurrencies along with BTC and Ethereum. But why does it exist? Is it a cheap copy of Bitcoin? A pump-and-dump scheme? An attempt to hijack the brand and attack Bitcoin? In my estimation, the opposite […] The post 12 Reasons Bitcoin Cash is the Real Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: February 3, 2018
California, USA - Blockchain-based knowledge sharing platform Lunyr launches Open Beta which will initially offer more than $200,000 in rewards for writing, editing, and peer reviewing information. Now running live on the Ethereum blockchain mainnet, the Lunyr Open Beta represents a revolutionary breakthrough in the future of knowledge sharing. As the knowledge base grows, so will the value of the Lunyr API, which will allow developers to use the knowledge base as a backbone for creating next-generation decentralized applications in Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, and more. The post PR: Lunyr – Blockchain-Based Knowledge Sharing Platform Launches Open Beta appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: February 3, 2018
The Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has indicated that it is currently developing a regulatory framework designed to govern cryptocurrency transactions. The regulator emphasized the need for legislation pertaining to initial coin offerings (ICOs) in particular. Also Read: Venezuela Releases Petro Whitepaper Ahead of ”$5 Billion ICO” Philippine SEC to Partner With Overseas Counterparts The […] The post Philippine SEC to Develop Cryptocurrency Regulations appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: February 2, 2018
The Chinese tech giant Cheetah Mobile has announced this week it just launched a new multi-cryptocurrency wallet that stores bitcoin core (BTC) and ethereum (ETH). The firm’s ‘Safewallet’ features a three-tiered security defense system with an intuitive interface. Also Read: Markets Update: Bears Claw Cryptocurrency Prices Down to New Lows Cheetah Mobile Introduces BTC/ETH Compatible Wallet […] The post Popular Chinese Firm Cheetah Mobile Launches Crypto-Wallet appeared first on Bitcoin News.