Posted Date: July 17, 2018
According to reports the social media platform Twitter has been deleting millions of fraudulent accounts per day, and stated during the first week of July that it suspended more than 70 million accounts throughout May and June. However, the cryptocurrency industry is still plagued by tons of ‘ETH scam-bots’ pretending to be bitcoin luminaries and […] The post ETH Bots Run Rampant While Twitter Claims to Ban Lookalike Accounts appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: July 17, 2018
South Korean exchange Coinrail has resumed service after it was hacked last month. The exchange has offered users some options to recover their cryptocurrencies. Eleven cryptos were stolen, some of which have been fully recovered and are now available for trading and withdrawals. However, some coins were not recovered. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into […] The post Crypto Exchange Coinrail Reopens with Offers to Recover 11 Cryptocurrencies appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: July 17, 2018
Cryptocurrencies are seeing some good gains over the past two days after market capitalizations lost billions last weekend. Over the last six days, the entire digital asset economy has seen an increase of around $15Bn and now averages around $268Bn on Monday, July 16. Digital currency proponents are hopeful the past six months of bearish […] The post Markets Update: Bitcoin Bulls Charge Forward appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: July 17, 2018
A British Mosque has collected four times more donations in cryptocurrencies than fiat, showing another example of the growing importance of the innovative instruments in charity. People from all around the world donated to the mosque using cryptocurrency during Ramadan, including one transaction of over £5,200. Also Read: The Daily: Poloniex Goes Mobile, Cobinhood Adds […] The post UK Mosque Collects Four Times More Donations in Crypto Than Fiat appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: July 16, 2018
The Japanese NTA (Tax Agency) has announced a new strategic policy put in place by July 15th to promote and improve the environment for people and companies to spontaneously declare their virtual currency income tax returns. Also read: Japan Contemplates Scrapping Its Progressive Crypto Tax Rate NTA to Devise Simplified and Automated Tax Return Filing Method […] The post Japan Tax Agency Says Individuals Earning $1,800+ in Crypto a Year Will Declare Tax appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: July 16, 2018
When the indictment of Russian intelligence officers for interfering with the US election broke, the recriminations were swift. Not only had the 12 allegedly hacked the Democratic National Committee, but they’d had the temerity to do so using servers paid with cryptocurrency. When politicians and mainstream media began finger pointing, they had only one culprit […] The post Bitcoin is Great for Criminals. It’s Even Better for Law Enforcement appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: July 16, 2018
South African financial company Purple Group has confirmed the addition of two cryptocurrencies, bitcoin and ethereum, to its online trading platform. According to a representative, the decision came in response to strong demand from clients earlier this year. The move has expanded the trading options for South Africans, many of whom, according to a recent […] The post SA Purple Group Confirms Adding Cryptos to Its Online Trading Platform appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: July 16, 2018
Changelly, a prominent instant exchange, has announced its partnership with Ledger, one of the leading security and infrastructure providers in the crypto industry, to bring a new user experience. New Ledger App and Changelly Ledger has released Ledger Live, a multi-asset complimentary wallet application that allows storing and managing cryptocurrencies in one place. Ledger Live is used for all models of Ledger’s hardware wallets, including the bestseller Ledger Nano S. The post PR: Changelly’s Partnered with Ledger Live App appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: July 16, 2018
In today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we cover a new mobile app from Poloniex, the addition of USD fiat at Cobinhood exchange and the expansion plans of Bitmain in Israel. We also report about a triad boss who claims to have raised $750 million in a recent ICO. Also Read: This Week in Bitcoin: […] The post The Daily: Poloniex Goes Mobile, Cobinhood Adds USD Fiat, Bitmain Expands appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: July 16, 2018
The Russian Association of Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain has created a registry of whitelisted companies that offer crypto-related products or services. Meanwhile, the bill to regulate cryptocurrencies in Russia has been delayed. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Whitelist of Crypto Firms The Russian Association of Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain (RACIB) has created a […] The post Russia Now Has a Registry of Whitelisted Crypto Companies appeared first on Bitcoin News.