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11/12/2017 02:00 AM
Bitcoin Futures Launch Could Rekindle Push for ETF, CBOE Says
Cboe may use information gleaned from futures trading to make a case to the Securities and Exchange Commission to allow bitcoin-linked ETF.

11/12/2017 02:00 AM
Bitcoin Futures Launch Sees Price Spike as CBOE Website Crashes
The CBOE's website became unavailable just as it launched its first bitcoin futures contracts on Sunday.

10/12/2017 05:45 PM
Swiss Banks Encouraged By Bitcoin Futures
&8230nThe post Swiss Banks Encouraged By Bitcoin Futures appeared first on CryptoCoinsNews.n

10/12/2017 05:45 PM
Bitcoin Price to Hit $50,000 Next Year Private Venture Capitalist
&8230nThe post Bitcoin Price to Hit $50,000 Next Year Private Venture Capitalist appeared first on CryptoCoinsNews.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
As Mainstream Adoption Grows, Bitcoin Can No Longer Be Stopped
n Adoption of digital currency growing rapidly, can no longer be stopped. However, questions remain over how Bitcoin and other currencies will be regulated.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Coinbase Sends Customers Notice of Exchange Delays, Cautions on Risks of Cryptocurrency Investment
n In email to all customers, Coinbase warns investors of risks of trading digital currencies, addresses platform issues during large growth time.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Traditional Investors Reveal Their Opinions on Bitcoin as Price Holds Near Record Levels
n Leading investors give their opinions on digital currency and whether it is a bubble or a vital emerging asset class.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Bitcoin, Other Cryptocurrencies Will Play Key Role in Society Says Yahoos Jerry Yang
n Yang who started the first web directory, Yahoo!, compared the volatility and technology of Bitcoin to the early days of the Internet, will be key to future of societyn

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Gold Dealer APMEX Now Accepting Bitcoin, Cites Customer Desire for Anonymity
n Its now possible to buy real gold with digital gold, should customers desire, as gold dealer APMEX begins accepting Bitcoin.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Analyst Suspicious Bitcoin Mempool Activity, Transaction Fees Spike to $16
n The transaction fees of Bitcoin have started to increase, as the size of the mempool surpassed 120 mln bytes.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Parcel Bomber in Germany Demands 10 Mln Ransom in Bitcoin
n The bomber sent a message to a pharmacy next to the Potsdam Christmas market through the global delivery company DHL to demand the Bitcoin ransom.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
IBM Develops Preprocessing Block, Makes Machine Learning Faster Tenfold
n According to IBM Zurich mathematician Thomas Parnell, they have developed a generic solution to the AI learning process with 10 times 10x speedup.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Australian Exchanges Now Required to Register with AML Regulatory Body
n The move is aimed at imposing restrictions on digital currencies, particularly Bitcoin, due to their continuous growth and adoption in the mainstream financial sector.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Apple Patent Filing Hints at Blockchain Use
n Based on the public application to US Patent and Trademark Office on Thursday where Blockchain technology was used to certify timestamps as a program combined with Public Key Infrastructure PKI tools.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
IOTA Interview Trust Systems Are Absolutely Pivotal Today
n After IOTAs recent run up in market cap, Cointelegraph sat down with IOTAs co-founders in order to understand more about the company.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Price Analysis, December 09 Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Litecoin, Dash
n What is up with the crypto market right before the futures trading openingn

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
ICO Explores Completely Uncharted Waters of Sports Betting
n Blockchain and smart contracts can revolutionize sports and other forms of betting. Heres how.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
NYSE Chairman Voices Regret for Not Launching Bitcoin Futures Trading First
n Sprecher admitted that their failure to follow up on their Bitcoin index project could be just plain stupidity and he may regret his indecision on this area.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Craigslist Enable Sellers to Accept Bitcoin, More Merchants Adopt Cryptocurrencies
n Craiglist, the worlds 106th largest web-based platform and ads marketplace, has enabled merchants to accept Bitcoin.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Tom Peterffy Believes Bitcoin Could Wreck Might Go to $100K Before Crashing
n The great Wall Street Divide over whether Bitcoin is a miracle or a bubble continues to grow, with Interactive Brokerage founder Tom Peterffy expressing his concerns about a bubble.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
South Korea Bitcoin Frenzy Everyone is Rushing to Invest in Cryptocurrencies
n Hundreds of thousands of South Korean investors have started to invest in Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency market, as the popularity of Bitcoin skyrockets.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Bitcoin Has Less Environmental Impact Than Fiat Currencies
n The risks of environmental impact because of Bitcoin mining have been widely touted, but a recent report indicates that the actual damage from Bitcoin mining may well be far less than that associated with fiat currencies and other industries.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Cameron Winklevoss Predicts That Bitcoin Will Reach Multi-Trillion Value
n In his interview with CNBC in early December 2017, Cameron Winklevoss said that Bitcoin is gold 2.0 as it has the capability to disrupt gold.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Crypto Stimulus
n How can cryptocurrency payments stimulate the economy by helping businesses and consumersn

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Governments Using Crypto as a Reason to Spy on Us
n Are governments trying to use cryptocurrencies as another reason to spy on usn

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Happy Bitcoin-Mitzvah
n A young investor turned used Bar Mitzvah money to make his first fortune in Bitcoin and Ethereum.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
IRS Bitcoin Hunt Ramps Up, But Tax Amnesty Could Follow Expert Blog
n How does government get data on cryptocurrency holdersn

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
ICOs, Bitcoin's Growth and the Blockchain Community An Interview Ivan on Tech
n How you can go about getting others involved in the community by giving away some Bitcoin - interview with Ivan Liljeqvistn

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Litecoin Set to Approach $200 in Monster Rally
n The price of Litecoin is quickly heading for $200 USD, marking LTC the sixth largest market capitalization at almost $9 bln.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
ICOs Have Entered Intensive Care
n There is no doubt ICOs are entering a period of intensive care but should emerge fitter and stronger in the second half of 2018.n

10/12/2017 04:45 PM
Hypnosis the Answer to Forgotten Wallet Passwords
n A Russian hypnotist claims to have helped users recover lost Bitcoin wallet passwords.n

10/12/2017 11:45 AM
Bitcoin and the Quantity Theory of Money Why Bitcoin is Undervalued
&8230nThe post Bitcoin and the Quantity Theory of Money &8211 Why Bitcoin is Undervalued appeared first on CryptoCoinsNews.n

10/12/2017 11:45 AM
Rising Transaction Costs Could Trigger a Bitcoin Price Crash CME Economist
&8230nThe post Rising Transaction Costs Could Trigger a Bitcoin Price Crash CME Economist appeared first on CryptoCoinsNews.n

10/12/2017 11:45 AM
How Forks Might Help Bitcoin Reach Its True Destination
Forks offer ideological leaders the chance to put their ideas on improving protocols into practice without getting bogged down in endless bickering.

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
How to Read an Ethereum Transaction
The post How to Read an Ethereum Transaction appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nAlthough 99Bitcoins has been around for a while, it just occurred to me that we&8217ve never really covered the basics of Ethereum transactions even though we&8217ve discussed Ethereum itself. So this post is aimed at all of the Ethereum newbies out there let&8217s understand how to read an Ethereum transaction. The first thing you&8217re going ...n

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
How to Buy Monero in 3 Simple Steps A Beginners Guide
The post How to Buy Monero in 3 Simple Steps A Beginner&8217s Guide appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nWe covered Monero XMR previously in our Beginners Guide to Monero. A year has passed, and its now time to revisit the interesting subject of this privacy-focused cryptocurrency. Our claim that Monero is the premier coin for anonymous transactions appears to have been borne out both via its growing adoption by darknet markets DNMs and ...n

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
Bitstamp Review Is It the Cheapest Exchange for Buying Bitcoin
The post Bitstamp Review Is It the Cheapest Exchange for Buying Bitcoin appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nBitstamp is one of the oldest and most respected cryptocurrency exchange platforms. It&8217s been in operation since 2011. The exchange is best suited to intermediate and experienced cryptocurrency users who need to trade Bitcoin, altcoins, and fiat currencies. Bitstamp looks to offer users a low-fee way to exchange digital currencies in large amounts. It&8217s particularly ...n

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
Bitfinex Review The Worlds Biggest Exchange by Volume
The post Bitfinex Review The World&8217s Biggest Exchange by Volume appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nBitfinex is the worlds biggest Bitcoin exchange by volume. 5.77 million bitcoins traded through Bitfinex from mid-April to mid-October 2017nearly twice the volume of Bitfinexs nearest competitors, includingKraken 3.65 million BTC and Coinbase 3.06 million BTC. High volume is important for traders as it ensures a low spread, which is the difference between the best ...n

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
Who Supports SegWit2x Wallets, Exchanges A Complete List
The post Who Supports SegWit2x Wallets, Exchanges A Complete List appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nIMPORTANT UPDATE The upcoming Segwit2x fork has been canceled according to an announcement madeon November 8th165841 UTC. 2017 has been the year of Bitcoin forks. For claritys sake, heres a quick rundown 1.Prior to August 1, 2017, miners activated the backward-compatible SegWit soft fork. This upgrade to the Bitcoin protocol increased the transactional capacity of ...n

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
The Best Bitcoin Mining Pools Top 5 Reviewed
The post The Best Bitcoin Mining Pools Top 5 Reviewed appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nWhether youre interested in becoming a Bitcoin miner for the first time or youre simply seeking a new Bitcoin mining pool, were here to help! In this article, well examine the top five Bitcoin mining pools. Its worth noting that this article is about mining with your own Bitcoin mining hardware and not cloud mining. ...n

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
The 3 Best Ways to Buy Bitcoin Cash Bcash, BCH, or BCC
The post The 3 Best Ways to Buy Bitcoin Cash Bcash, BCH, or BCC appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nWait, what Theres more than one Bitcoin As if getting a handle on cryptocurrencies wasnt hard enough, we&8217re now entering the days of multiple Bitcoin currencies. I guess you could compare it to dollars theres both the US dollar and the Canadian dollar, and they clearly have quite different geographical uses. But as you can ...n

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
Bittrex Review One Critical Issue You Need to Know About
The post Bittrex Review &8211 One Critical Issue You Need to Know About appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nBittrex is a US cryptocurrency exchange that has grown in popularity among crypto traders since launching its operations in December 2014. Its steady growth has made it one of the most preferred altcoin exchanges on the market. Much of Bittrex&8217s success is the result of its founding team of experienced security professionals, which isdedicated to ...n

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
How to Claim Bitcoin Gold BTG A Step-by-Step Guide
The post How to Claim Bitcoin Gold BTG A Step-by-Step Guide appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nOn October 24, 2017, a new type of Bitcoin was created Bitcoin Gold. This altcoin has the same abilities of Bitcoin, but its mining algorithm works a bit differently. Most importantly, it&8217s easier to mine with home equipment like GPUs. Anyone who held Bitcoins before the time of the creation of Bitcoin Gold is eligible ...n

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
How to Mine Monero on Your PC A Beginners Guide to XMR Mining
The post How to Mine Monero on Your PC A Beginner&8217s Guide to XMR Mining appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nMining Monero The Video Guide Similar to mining Zcash mining and Ethereum mining, Monero mining aka XMR mining is very simple. The great news is that you can actually still mine Monero with your CPU, so laptops can actually earn you coins as well. The big advantage of the platform Ill be showing you, minergate.com, ...n

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
GDAX Review Coinbases Advanced Exchange, How Good is It
The post GDAX Review &8211 Coinbase&8217s Advanced Exchange, How Good is It appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nGlobal Digital Asset Exchange, neatly abbreviated to GDAX, is one of the most famous Bitcoin and cryptocurrency trading exchanges in the world. The platform is aimed at more advanced users and professional traders, but what advantages or disadvantages does it have compared its competitors such as Kraken or Gemini In this review, you&8217ll find out ...n

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
What is Zen Protocol Novembers ICO Analysis
The post What is Zen Protocol November&8217s ICO Analysis appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nThe following post reflects the author&8217s opinion alone, and does not constitute investment advice. Zen Protocol is a blockchain built for finance. Its a decentralized, peer-to-peer financial system, which contains a smart-contract platform thats capable of creating, issuing, and trading digital assets. It runs alongside the Bitcoin network a sort of opt-in sidechain, but has ...n

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
Gemini Bitcoin Exchange Review
The post Gemini Bitcoin Exchange Review appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nThe Gemini bitcoin exchange was devised by a famous pair of twins, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss. You might remember them as the Olympians who sued Mark Zuckerburg. But today, you should be thinking of them as owners of nearly 1 of the world&8217s bitcoin, as well as a legitimate trading exchange named Gemini. These American ...n

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
Bitconnect Review Is it Legit
The post Bitconnect Review Is it Legit appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.n99Bitcoins Editorial Note Hi guys, it&8217s Ofir from 99Bitcoins. I think there are some things that need to be put straight before reading this review. The main thing is this &8211 we can&8217t say for certain if Bitconnect is legit or not. People who are arguing that there aren&8217t enough evidence to support the claims ...n

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
How to Buy NEM XEM a Beginners Guide
The post How to Buy NEM XEM &8211 a Beginner&8217s Guide appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nWhat Is NEM NEM XEM is a decentralized, peer-to-peer cryptocurrency and blockchain platform that launched in March 2015. Since then, it has grown to become a Top 10 cryptocurrency with a market cap of more than $1.8 billion at the time of this writing. There are 9 billion XEM coins in circulation, all of which ...n

10/12/2017 11:35 AM
MinerGate Review Is It a Legit Mining Operation
The post MinerGate Review Is It a Legit Mining Operation appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nMining Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies can be complex, and it&8217s generally left to the techies who know what theyre doing. Even if you have the brains and the mining hardwarefor the process, it&8217s a volatile existence for the individual miner. Some companies are, however, bringing cryptocurrency mining to the average user. Downloadable software is available ...n