Posted Date: March 19, 2018
This week Jane Street Capital a global proprietary trading firm has announced it has been trading BTC these days. Often referred to as one of Wall Street’s most secretive investment companies, Jane Street says if cryptocurrencies continue to rise they expect to be involved. Also read: Championing Decentralized Exchanges, Now Might Be the Perfect Time […] The post Secretive High-Tech Wall Street Trading Firm is Now Trading Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 19, 2018
Bitmain has found itself in a war with words with the monero community over the release of its latest cryptocurrency miner, the Cryptonight-capable X3. The unit is being offered at a discounted rate to existing customers, but critics claim this is because the miners will soon be ineffective at mining monero, the main coin to […] The post Monero Miners In Uproar After Panic Algorithm Change Due to ASICs Coming Online appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 19, 2018
While some governments around the world, both local and national, are taking steps to try and limit the spread of the use of cryptocurrencies, many others are trying to ensure their citizens are free to adopt the revolutionary technology. The latest example of this is the US state of Wyoming where the legislator has recently approved […] The post US State Exempts Cryptocurrencies From Property Taxes appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 19, 2018
It is a common practice nowadays for online ventures to invite white hat hackers to attack their systems via security challenges or cyber bug hunts. Companies usually do this to learn what vulnerabilities they might have and improve, or to show their confidence in their existing defense capabilities. The method can also be used to […] The post Someone Just Spent $2,000 On a $1,000 Gift Card Trying to “Double Spend” BCH appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 19, 2018
Twitter is reportedly preparing to prohibit advertisements for ICOs, token sales, and cryptocurrency wallets. The new advertising policy is expected to come into effect in a couple weeks. The microblogging site is said to impose a ban on ads for crypto exchanges, as well, bar a few exceptions. The policy change is yet to be […] The post Report: Twitter Prepares Ban on Crypto Ads appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 19, 2018
If there’s one thing a crypto recession’s good for, it’s rebuilding. It’s debatable whether we’re in a full-blown recession admittedly, but whatever you wanna call it, the charts ain’t looking too pretty. The upside to that is it’s a great time for looking elsewhere. With Easter imminent, it seems fitting that some of crypto’s biggest […] The post This Week in Bitcoin: Time to Build appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 19, 2018
AICHAIN, the China’s leading blockchain project in artificial intelligence domain, has been a hit with investors now days. As the leading blockchain project in China, its unique research logic attracts people most. In 2017, the AICHAIN team started to combine artificial intelligence with blockchain, dedicated effort to seeing the breakthrough in blockchain industry. Basic concept was first finished in June 2017, its main purpose is to provide a open-source platform for data owner, application developer, operation platform and consumers. It is designed to help everyone use customized AI application with low cost and no technical barriers. AICHAIN has gathered over 100,000 supporters in more than 6 countries in only 3 months. The post PR: AICHAIN – Bring the Future of AI to Everyone, a Key Breakthrough for China’s Blockchain Project appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 19, 2018
Cryptocurrency markets are still following a bearish pattern, leaving many digital asset traders uncertain. BTC/USD values have plummeted to levels not seen since the first week of February as the price per coin had touched a low of $7,325 on March 18. Moreover, the whole digital asset economy is suffering from losses as the entire […] The post Markets Update: Bears Pull Crypto-Prices Near Last Bottom appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 18, 2018
Venezuela is calling for its citizens to build cryptocurrency mining farms throughout the country. The government has set up a crypto mining program which president Nicolas Maduro hopes will attract at least 1 million people such as university students, the unemployed, single mothers and the homeless. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With […] The post Venezuela Recruiting Citizens to Mine Cryptocurrencies appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 18, 2018
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame drummer Matt Sorum, formerly of Guns N’ Roses and Velvet Revolver, is lending his name and experience to a new crypto funding project, Artbit, in an effort to eliminate the age-old middle-person between artists and consumers. Also read: Since Embracing Bitcoin, Robinhood App Value Jumps to $5.6 Billion Former Guns […] The post Guns N’ Roses Drummer Uses Crypto to Change Music Industry appeared first on Bitcoin News.