Posted Date: November 6, 2017
BANKEX sets out to solve inefficiencies inherent in today's banking system by utilizing Blockchain technologies BANKEX, the decentralized Bank-as-a-Service enterprise, today announced that their Token Sale Event (TSE) will take place on November 28. Using proprietary fintech solutions, BANKEX aims to bridge the gap between the emerging blockchain sector and traditional finance. The post PR: Bankex, the Top-50 Fintech Company Worldwide, Launches Token Sale on November 28 appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 6, 2017
After shutting down the country’s bitcoin exchanges, the Chinese government is monitoring the booming cryptocurrency over-the-counter (OTC) market. A recent government report shows that 680 million yuan, approximately $103 million, were traded in the last two weeks of October on the top three international OTC trading platforms. Also read: China May Try to Block All Bitcoin […] The post China Monitors Booming OTC Bitcoin Market After Shutting Down Exchanges appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 6, 2017
Business schools are getting pressure from two sides: growing student population interest in cryptocurrencies, and successful companies, looking to hire graduates with practical knowledge in the technology (tech) undergirding the world’s most popular cryptocurrency, bitcoin. Also read: Over One Million People Enroll in Online Crypto Class Bitcoin Tech Accepted at Ivy League Schools “We believe […] The post Bitcoin Ivy League! Yale, Wharton, Haas Offer Courses on Blockchain Tech appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 6, 2017
Icelandic musician and composer, Bjork, has sought to embrace cryptocurrencies with the release of her new album. Bjork’s ninth studio album, Utopia, will be made available for purchase using bitcoin, litecoin, dash, or audiocoin. Purchasers of the album will also receive 100 free Audiocoins – a little-known altcoin valued at less than $0.004 USD. Also […] The post Bjork to Embrace Cryptocurrency With Upcoming Album Launch appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 6, 2017
Right now people keep hearing about the pending fork scheduled for on or around November 16. Because software forks and blockchain splits can be a confusing subject, we want to explain just what a fork is and what it means for all the network participants involved.  Also read: Preparing for the Bitcoin Hard Forks: A Step-by-Step […] The post A Simple Guide to What Bitcoin Forks Are and Why They Happen appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 6, 2017
A South Korean broadcast television channel has produced and broadcasted a reality TV show where two movie stars competed to live on bitcoin for a week. Set in South Korea and San Francisco, the actors were challenged to find merchants who accept bitcoin directly. Also read: Bank of Korea Criticized, Does Not Recognize Bitcoin as Currency […] The post South Korea vs USA – Movie Stars Show How to Survive on Bitcoin for a Week appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 6, 2017
Run-ups of the kind bitcoin is having in price and valuation make fertile ground for scams. Scams are valuable and very teachable moments. Skin in the game, by having plunked hard-earned cash down to see a return on investment, means vigilance and due diligence are musts.    Also read: GAW/Paycoin CEO Josh Garza Held Liable for […] The post A Closer Look at How Three of the Biggest Scamcoins Lure Its Investors appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 6, 2017
As of this writing, bitcoin has a market dominance of 62.7% – representing more than 60% of the entire cryptocurrency markets for the first time since April 2017. Also Read: Markets Update: Cryptocurrency Market Cap Now Commands $200 Billion Bitcoin Continues to Reclaim Market Dominance Bitcoin’s current total market capitalization is more than $126.5 billion USD […] The post Bitcoin Regains Over 60% Crypto Market Dominance For First Time in 7 Months appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 6, 2017
here is an ICO boom, and most projects are eager to attract even more money for financial services development. The share of projects aimed to solve the society problems is precious little. According to ICO WatchList, Financial ICO reaches more than 15.5% of all launched ICOs. Asset management industry, payments/wallets, blockchain platforms are to follow offering some vague projects tripling the ultimate risk. And Drugs/Health industry ranks only No. 15 in the list with the tiny share of 3.2%! The trend can be explained easily – you won’t be able to paint beautiful picture here without real research data. Comments Egor Melnikov, the Founder and Director General of ARNA Genomics The post PR: Arna Blockchain Helps In Cancer Diagnostics appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 6, 2017
Uruguay’s Central Bank (BCU) formally presented rollout of its pioneering digitization of the Uruguayan peso on 3 November 2017. Set now as a pilot program, the bank’s head was careful to remind it “is not a cryptocurrency such as bitcoins,” but “a currency that remains the responsibility of the BCU,” according to an Argentinian report.  Also read: Uruguay Urged to Provide Services to Cannabusiness […] The post Uruguay to Launch Digital Currency, “Not Bitcoin” it Stresses appeared first on Bitcoin News.