Posted Date: January 28, 2018
As part of its balanced approach, Thailand is taking further steps to regulate initial coin offerings by expanding current guidelines. Discussions on the framework between relevant institutions have already started, with a public hearing to be conducted soon. The first ICO to be carried out by a locally registered company is scheduled for March. The […] The post Thailand Taking Steps to Regulate ICOs appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: January 28, 2018
On January 25 the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) deputy assistant director, Greg Nevano, explained in a testimony that the agency was using “blockchain exploitation tools” to combat cryptocurrency use in illicit markets. Nevano’s testimony revolved around the growing opioid addiction problem in the U.S., and how the law enforcement organization is fighting the […] The post U.S. Agency ICE Conducts Investigations That Exploit Blockchain Activity appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: January 28, 2018
The OKOIN project launched the second round of the ICO. According to the management of VR Technology, which owns the project, the second round will make the token more liquid and stable after entering the open exchange, and thanks to protection against speculative manipulations. The second round will last from January 25, 2018 to April 25, 2018. For its start, two additional programs are launched: Bounty and Affiliate ones. The post PR: Okoin VR Project Launches 2nd ICO Round appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: January 28, 2018
Perth Mint, Australia’s largest gold refiner, has announced plans for the development a cryptocurrency backed by physical gold. If successful in developing the altcoin, it will join a long list of virtual currencies seeking to entice cryptocurrency investors to experiment with commodity-backed virtual currencies, including Venezuela’s soon to be launched ‘petro’. Also Read: Venezuela Considers Selling […] The post Australian Gold Refinery Announces Plan to Develop Cryptocurrency appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: January 28, 2018
Trading is arrogant, be it on Wall Street or across crypto exchanges. In order to trade rather than hodl, you must fundamentally believe you’re smarter, more disciplined or better informed than the other half of the market. Time will tell. But as long as you’re trading, we’ve established that you’re at least more arrogant than […] The post Trading Tip `The Wall´ – Wall Street Price Manipulation? Go Long appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: January 28, 2018
Fans of the Role Playing Game (RPG) Imperatum now have the chance to play an all-new level in their favorite Sci-Fi simulator. Imperatum has added a “Crypto Update” to the Volantis City level which brings different difficulty options based on the real-time price of bitcoin. Also read: Three Ukrainian Lawmakers Declare Bitcoin Holdings Worth $47 […] The post Role Playing Game Imperatum Adds Dynamic ‘Bitcoin Mode’ Difficulty appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: January 27, 2018
The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations. Section 2 : The Moral Imperative of Privacy Chapter 4: When Privacy is Criminalized, Only Criminals will be Private by Wendy McElroy Kiss a Computer Engineer Today (Chapter 4, Part 4) If you care about liberty, the nonaggression principle, or economic freedom in general you should do […] The post The Satoshi Revolution – Chapter 4: Kiss a Computer Engineer Today (Part 4) appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: January 27, 2018
The credit card company crypto squeeze continued this week with Discover Card announcing it would not allow its customers to use their card on cryptocurrency exchanges. It’s the latest in a string of credit card purveyors to block access. Also read: Tezos Swiss Foundation Concept is “Old, Inflexible and Stupid” Discover Card Removes Doubt: No Crypto […] The post Discover Card’s 44 Million Customers Denied Crypto appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: January 27, 2018
A bill has been submitted to the Russian parliament to make the country’s national “cryptocurrency,” the cryptoruble, legal tender in Russia. This bill was introduced as the finance ministry published a different bill for the regulation of cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings in Russia. Also read: Russia Finalizes Federal Law on Cryptocurrency Regulation Cryptoruble as Legal Tender […] The post Bill Submitted to Make Cryptoruble Legal Tender in Russia appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: January 27, 2018
Legendary currency trader, hedge fund titan, philanthropist George Soros, 87, delivered his yearly talk at The World Economic Forum 2018 in Davos, Switzerland. At the end of his remarks, an audience question asked the mogul his thoughts on cryptocurrencies generally and bitcoin in particular. Also read: Tezos Swiss Foundation Concept is “Old, Inflexible and Stupid” George […] The post George Soros: Bitcoin is Propped Up by Dictators appeared first on Bitcoin News.