A Russian Blockchain venture fund known as FinShi Capital has announced it will invest in ICO-related projects “worth up to $1 bln.” In a press release issued today, the “syndicate of venture funds” announced it had raised $1.3 mln during its pre-ICO campaign, and aims to generate another $50...
South Korea has officially legalized international Bitcoin transfers and is on the verge of providing a regulatory framework for Bitcoin trading platforms and exchanges. On July 3, Representative Park Yong-jin of the ruling Democratic Party of Korea revealed that the South Korean government is ready to regulate the Bitcoin...
Members of the criminal group called the Black Death Group have kidnapped and tried to auction 20-year-old British model Chloe Ayling to the highest bidder online, Telegraph reports. The kidnappers asked a starting price of slightly over $350,000 in the form of the digital currency Bitcoin for Ayling. The 20-year-old...
The CEO and founder of Gatecoin, the Bitcoin and Ethereum token exchange, was interviewed on Bloomberg Daybreak Asia regarding Bitcoin price and the cause of the recent price increase. Factors for Bitcoin price increase Aurélien Menant stated that he sees Bitcoin price reaching new highs at $5,000 this year. The causes...
Bitcoin futures may have expired, but even that failed to produce volatility in cryptocurrency as markets remained flat Saturday, Oct. 27.Market visualization from Coin360Data from CoinMarketCap and Coin360 confirm that the end of the trading week – and with it the payment date for CME Group’s Bitcoin futures...
While Bitcoin’s future may still be uncertain in the United States as various states aim to regulate the industry, the first state government to take a big leap into Bitcoin is the state of Montana. As part of its efforts to boost local employment, the state has recently allocated...
Cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab has introduced its Blockchain technology-based secure online voting system dubbed as Polys at the company’s annual Cybersecurity Weekend event in Dublin, Ireland.The system is supported with transparent crypto algorithms.In a statement at Polys’ website, the company claimed that Blockchain is the missing link in...
" very much waiting for you guys to finish in a sea of shitcoins." With that, pseudonymous forum user 'Monkeyyy' just might have summed up the sentiment surrounding a forthcoming cryptocurrency called "grin." Rising to renown last year as the first software implementation for a code proposal known as MimbleWimble, the...
Bitcoin's failed bull move on Sunday has left the doors open for the bears to make a comeback. The inverse head-and-shoulders breakout on May 20 signaled a short-term bullish reversal that could have seen bitcoin rise to $9,000 (target as per the measured height method). However, the bulls ran out of...
Bitcoin.org, home of Bitcoin project, is planning to allow Bitcoin developers and enthusiasts to earn Bitcoins by contributing to the development of the site. According to Will Binns, Bitcoin.org’s project maintainer, they are currently looking for paid contributors in order to help them power up the system and resolve...