Posted Date: March 17, 2018
The American libertarian and anti-war political activist, Adam Kokesh, is running for the 59th quadrennial U.S. presidential election in 2020. Kokesh says his platform is simple, because as soon as he is elected, he plans to sign one executive order to dissolve the entire federal government. In order to spread his message, Kokesh is raising […] The post Presidential Candidate Adam Kokesh Launches Crypto-Fueled ‘Book Bomb’ appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 17, 2018
The Slovenian city of Kranj has inaugurated what it claims to be the world’s first public Bitcoin monument. A roundabout in Slovenia’s fourth largest city now hosts a large ‘B’ in the center that connects two roads at Kranj’s city center. Also Read: Soon There Will Be More Bitcoin Investors Than Stock Traders in Indonesia Slovenian […] The post Slovenian City Unveils World’s First Public Bitcoin Monument appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 17, 2018
Responding to media reports that South Korean internet giant Kakao plans to raise funds using an initial coin offering (ICO) abroad, the country’s financial regulator reportedly warned that the ICO could violate current cryptocurrency regulations. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies ICOs Abroad Could Still Violate Korean Laws Kakao Corp, […] The post Korean Regulator Warns Kakao’s ICO Abroad Could Violate Crypto Regulations appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 17, 2018
The government in Kiev has taken concrete steps to legalize cryptocurrency mining. Ukraine’s Minister of Economy has ordered several ministries, agencies, and the National Bank to prepare the documents necessary to include mining in the state register of economic activities. Also read: Ukraine’s Financial Watchdog Clarifies Stance on Cryptos Easing the Pressure on the Crypto […] The post Ukraine to Legalize Crypto Mining as Economic Activity appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 17, 2018
In just three years, Robinhood Financial LLC has exploded. It gained traction as a free stock trading smartphone application (app). At the start of this year, they announced incorporation of bitcoin and ether trading, using free trades as a loss leader to gain customers. The model seems to be working, as the Wall Street Journal […] The post Since Embracing Bitcoin, Robinhood App Value Jumps to $5.6 Billion appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 17, 2018
The French financial regulator has issued a warning and published a list of 15 unauthorized cryptocurrency exchange and investment platforms. These companies keep marketing to the French public despite the agency’s warnings. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies France Warns of Unauthorized Crypto Platforms The Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) […] The post France Warns of 15 Unauthorized Cryptocurrency Investment Platforms appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 17, 2018
Paypal. Facebook. Linkedin. Yelp. Those are just a few of the companies billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel had an early financial hand in helping bloom. His fiscal judgement is often sought, and Mr. Thiel was keynote guest at The Economic Club of New York’s luncheon hosted by Maria Bartiromo, where he was asked his latest […] The post Peter Thiel Is Long on Bitcoin, a “Deeply Contrarian Investment” appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 16, 2018
Being able to easily find places to shop with bitcoin is a crucial step for actual adoption. While not really using the cryptocurrency as it is intended to, topping up debit cards with bitcoin allows spending your holdings while bypassing the need for merchants to learn a new payment system and just use the same […] The post Wirex to Launch Cryptocurrency Debit Cards in Asia During Q2 2018 appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 16, 2018
Bitgrail has denied responsibility for the recent hack that saw the theft of 17 million XRB, or Nano, in comments made in a Telegram group for victims of the hack. Despite rejecting responsibility for the incident, the exchange states that it will “voluntarily” refund users through the creation and issuance of BGS tokens. Also Read:Three […] The post Bitgrail to Refund Hack Victims with Newly Created BGS Tokens appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 16, 2018
They say you get nothing for free in this life, but tokenized projects running airdrops would beg to differ. You can now get a whole lotta crypto assets for free – hundreds of them in fact – simply for signing up and following some social channels. What started as a novelty has become the norm, […] The post Token Airdrops Are Taking Off Despite Legal Concerns appeared first on Bitcoin News.