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Coinbase-Backed Startup Releases Home Cryptocurrency Miner
A startup backed by Coinbase and Arrington Ventures has launched a cryptocurrency miner for domestic use. The new device, however, won’t be powerful enough to mine Bitcoin (BTC). Mass-Market Appeal Coinmine — a startup ran by computer scientist Farb Nivi and industrial designer Justin Lambert — has taken the challenge to bring cryptocurrency mining to the masses. They’re set to release [ ... ] read more
Found on: BitcoinistPublished on: 2018-11-16By Georgi Georgiev
4 hours ago

OmiseGo Partners With Singapore Ride Hailing App to Trial Blockchain Solutions
OmiseGo, a payment platform based on the Ethereum blockchain, will develop a Proof-of-Concept with Singaporean decentralized ride hailing app TADA [ ... ] read more
Found on: CointelegraphPublished on: 2018-11-16By Cointelegraph By Ana Berman
4 hours ago

Curated blockchain and cryptocurrency news – Week 45
Welcome back to another week of our collection of the most interesting cryptocurrency and blockchain news stories. Google gets hacked on Twitter, Social good campaigns, a headmaster gets busted for stealing electricity to mine ETH, blockchain voting apps, an island state looking to create their own national cryptocurrency and more in this week’s cryptocurrency and blockchain news update. November 8th [ ... ] read more
Found on: CryptoNewsPublished on: 2018-11-16By Zoran Spirkovski
7 hours ago

After Yesterday’s Bloodbath, Losses Continue for Major Cryptos, XRP Overtakes Ethereum
Bloodbath continues with Bitcoin dipping below $5,400 earlier today, Ripple sees slight gains and overtakes Ethereum as number two coin by market cap [ ... ] read more
Found on: CointelegraphPublished on: 2018-11-15By Cointelegraph By Helen Partz
11 hours ago

OKCoin Rolls Out Argentina’s Crypto Trading Platform as part of Latin America’s Expansion
The new venue offers trading between the Argentine peso and several digital coins including Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), XRP (XRP), and Bitcoin Cash (BCH). [ ... ] read more
Found on: CryptovestPublished on: 2018-11-15By Marin Marinov
12 hours ago

Korean PureBit Either Refunds Ethereum (ETH) or Plays a Scam-in-a-Scam
With a note of remorse, PureBit began returning some ETH to its backers following a sudden 13,000 ETH exit scam, but in an odd manner. [ ... ] read more
Found on: CryptovestPublished on: 2018-11-15By Christine Masters
12 hours ago

Ripple (XRP) Overtakes Ethereum as Second Biggest Crypto By Market Cap
Ripple (XRP) has once again overtaken Ethereum by market cap amid ongoing cryptocurrency market turbulence and bearish sentiment. Only $100k Separates Ripple and Ethereum As data from Coinmarketcap confirms, Ripple’s XRP token is now the largest altcoin, losing less than Ethereum in the past 24 hours. As a result, ETH is now in the third-largest cryptocurrency, repeating what has become a [ ... ] read more
Found on: BitcoinistPublished on: 2018-11-15By Esther Kim
13 hours ago

Research Reveals Ethereum (ETH) GPU Mining Profitability Drops to Zero
Despite the claims of being a decentralized coin, mining Ethereum with a GPU is not profitable in November 2018. [ ... ] read more
Found on: CryptovestPublished on: 2018-11-15By Christine Masters
13 hours ago

Coinbase-Backed ‘Gods Unchained’ Releases Gameplay Trailer
The makers of the ethereum-based fantasy card game released a new video, giving players a feel for what to expect. [ ... ] read more
Found on: CoindeskPublished on: 2018-11-15By David Floyd
13 hours ago

This (free) Amsterdam blockchain workshop will tackle scalability issues
The blockchain is diversifying and thriving, yet it’s no longer possible to ignore the elephant in the room: scalability. Scalability in the blockchain industry is an issue that needs to be addressed when talking about the technology’s future. At the moment, the Bitcoin blockchain processes between 3 and 7 transactions per second; Ethereum is handling roughly 15 transactions per second. [ ... ] read more
Found on: TheNextWebPublished on: 2018-11-15By Rebecca Campbell
13 hours ago

Bitcoin and the crypto market is once again crashing hard
It’s not been a pretty year for anyone who owns Bitcoin, but the last 24 hours has been a period to forget as the cryptocurrency dropped below $100 billion in market cap for the first time in more than a year. You have to go back to the end of October — the 29th to be precise — for [ ... ] read more
Found on: TechCrunchPublished on: 2018-11-15By Jon Russell
19 hours ago

KPMG launches Bitcoin tax estimator for Australian hodlers
In some countries you are liable for capital gains tax on any profits you make on your cryptocurrency hodlings. Calculating how much you owe can be confusing, but it just got a bit easier for Australian cryptocurrencers. Today, KPMG announced a new tool, the “Crypto Tax Estimator,” that helps Australian hodlers estimate how much tax they could owe as a [ ... ] read more
Found on: TheNextWebPublished on: 2018-11-15By Matthew Beedham
20 hours ago

Individual ETH Mining No Longer Profitable, Analysis Suggests
GPU-reliant Ethereum miners are making zero profit amid a bear crypto market and falling network hashrates. [ ... ] read more
Found on: CryptovestPublished on: 2018-11-15By Deyana Laguna
21 hours ago

XRP Overtakes Ethereum’s Market Cap as Price Recovers Faster
It has been a brutal afternoon and evening for all crypto markets. Bitcoin’s massive losses pushed all other currencies even deeper in the red, which is never a pleasant sight to behold. One noteworthy shift is how XRP has overtaken Ethereum in terms of market cap again. Although this may not last long, XRP’s losses are lower than Ethereum’s in [ ... ] read more
Found on: The MerklePublished on: 2018-11-15By JP Buntinx
22 hours ago

Crypto Price Watch: Bitcoin (BTC) Plummets to Annual Low While Other Top Altcoins Also Face Market Heat
The past 24 hours have been rollercoaster of sorts for the crypto market, with the price of the world’s premier digital currency, Bitcoin, dropping by more than 10% late Wednesday afternoon. As a consequence of this, BTC was seen stooping to its 2017 low of $5,312 before gradually recovering (a little) and settling around the 5,742 mark (at press time). [ ... ] read more
Found on: The MerklePublished on: 2018-11-15By Shiraz Jagati
1 day ago

Crypto Markets Drop Significantly Due to Coinbase Announcement, BTC, ETH, BCH Price Down over 10%
Crytpocurrency markets are in turmoil right now, most currencies seeing drops of over 10%. What is the reason for the sudden selloff? Most likely the Coinbase announcement that was released roughly 15 hours ago. The company announced that they will be halting all BCH trading and withdrawals beginning Thursday November 15th at 8AM PST. Update for customers with Bitcoin [ ... ] read more
Found on: The MerklePublished on: 2018-11-15By Mark
1 day ago

Crypto Markets Drop Significantly, BTC, ETH, BCH Price Down over 10%
Crytpocurrency markets are in turmoil right now, most currencies seeing drops of over 10%. What is the reason for the sudden selloff? Most likely due to the drama regarding the upcoming BCH fork. While many disagree that the Coinbase had anything to do with the recent selloff, the announcement coincided with the massive dump. Update for customers with Bitcoin [ ... ] read more
Found on: The MerklePublished on: 2018-11-15By Mark
1 day ago

Bitcoin Dips To Its Lowest Level This Year, Ether, XRP, EOS Shed 15 Percent
It’s been a bearish year for the cryptocurrency industry, but today marks a new low for the king of cryptos. Bitcoin shed over 12 percent to hit its lowest level since October last year, with other cryptos following suit. In what has been a day to forget for the industry, Ethereum, Ripple, Stellar and EOS all shed 15 percent in [ ... ] read more
Found on: The MerklePublished on: 2018-11-14By Steve Kaaru
1 day ago

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, TRON: Price Analysis, Nov. 14
Should traders start bottom fishing following today’s major sell-off or is it best to sit and wait until the decline plays out? Let’s consult the charts [ ... ] read more
Found on: CointelegraphPublished on: 2018-11-14By Cointelegraph By Rakesh Upadhyay
1 day ago

Two Chains No More: Kik Selects Stellar Over Ethereum for Crypto Token Launch
"One Kin on one blockchain," said CEO Ted Livingston. "That's our vision." [ ... ] read more
Found on: CoindeskPublished on: 2018-11-14By Brady Dale
2 days ago

Kik Selects Stellar Over Ethereum for Token Launch
"One Kin on one blockchain," said CEO Ted Livingston. "That's our vision." [ ... ] read more
Found on: CoindeskPublished on: 2018-11-14By Brady Dale
2 days ago

The Growth of Security Tokens in 2018
2018 was meant to be the year of security tokens. The number of projects seeking to launch security token offerings (STOs) would mushroom, we were told, and a string of accredited trading venues would emerge where these instruments could be exchanged. The release of two new reports into the STO market provides an opportunity to reflect on whether security tokens [ ... ] read more
Found on: news.bitcoin.comPublished on: 2018-11-14By Kai Sedgwick
2 days ago

Finbitex Review: Innovative Cryptocurrency Trading
Finbitex represents a leading financial services provider, delivering a wide range of cryptocurrency investment products in contracts for difference (CFDs). Combining a diversified product list, comprehensive technology, and broad network, the platform aims to bring unique and convenient trading experience. Finbitex’s Mission The Finbitex trading platform has been conceptualized and developed by a team of dedicated and experienced finance professionals [ ... ] read more
Found on: BitcoinistPublished on: 2018-11-14By Bitcoinist
2 days ago

Christie’s auctioneers record record $318M in art sales on blockchain
Major auction house Christie’s has made history by tracking $317.8 million worth of art auctions via blockchain, as one of the greatest privately owned collections of American Modernist art went under the hammer overnight. In a record-breaking slew of auctions, 42 pieces were sold, with details of the auctions recorded on a permissioned (private) implementation of the Ethereum blockchain managed [ ... ] read more
Found on: TheNextWebPublished on: 2018-11-14By David Canellis
2 days ago

The Daily: Coincheck Relists Nem, Okex Adds Dong
In this edition of The Daily, we report on Coincheck’s decision to resume nem (XEM) trading and relist two other coins — ether (ETH) and lisk (LSK). Also, Digital asset exchange Okex has added support for the Vietnamese fiat currency on its C2C platform and we cover the reasoning behind the move. Also in The Daily, a Canadian company has [ ... ] read more
Found on: news.bitcoin.comPublished on: 2018-11-14By Lubomir Tassev
2 days ago

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