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25/05/2017 10:45 AM
Fidelity Investments Will Add Bitcoin To Its Website
Multinational financial services corporation Fidelity Investments will soonallow its clients to view the company&8217s cryptocurrency...nThe post Fidelity Investments Will Add Bitcoin To Its Website appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

25/05/2017 07:35 AM
Bitcoin, Ether Set New All-Time Highs Amid Market Boom
Money continues to flood into cryptographic assets, with bitcoin, ether and zcash setting new highs today amid a broader market boom.nSource

25/05/2017 02:50 AM
Jeff Gundlach Bitcoin is Soaring Because of China
It&8217s no coincidence that Bitcoin is surging as the Shanghai composite falls, DoubleLine Capital CEO,...nThe post Jeff Gundlach Bitcoin is Soaring Because of China appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

25/05/2017 02:50 AM
CORION Introduces Revolutionary Stable Rate Digital Coin and Platform
NEW YORK CITY &8212 CONSENSUS 2017 &8212 CORION http//www.corion.io/ todayannounced the launch of its full-service...nThe post CORION Introduces Revolutionary Stable Rate Digital Coin and Platform appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

25/05/2017 02:50 AM
Exscudo Releases EON Source Code On GitHub
Exscudo, the all in one financial services provider, has published the public part of the...nThe post Exscudo Releases EON Source Code On GitHub appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

24/05/2017 11:35 PM
DCGs Bitcoin Scaling Proposal and What it Needs to Succeed
Spearheaded by Barry Silberts Digital Currency Group DCG, over 50 companies signed and published on Medium a Bitcoin Scaling Agreement this week. The agreement intends to put an end to Bitcoins long-lasting scaling debate. But whether it actually will is a different question.Heres what the agreement entails, how it compares to existing scaling proposals and what it requires to succeed What the Agreement EntailsThe DCG agreement is based on the SegWit2MB proposal, originally floated by RSK Fou

24/05/2017 11:35 PM
Qtums Block Size Limit Will Be Governed by Smart Contracts Heres How
Qtum is an up-and-coming smart contract platform set to launch in September of this year. Sometimes ambitiously referring to itself as Chinas Ethereum, the project recently raised $15 million in three days through a successful crowdsale or Initial Coin Offering ICO.On a technical level, the Qtum blockchain will resemble Bitcoin, but will integrate an Ethereum-like Virtual Machine on top for smart contracting purposes. Additionally, Qtum is in the process of implementing a Decentralized Govern

24/05/2017 11:35 PM
Hyperledger Moves Blockchain Frameworks Sawtooth and Iroha Forward, Adds Members
Hyperledger, the open-source, cross-industry collaborative effort focusing on blockchain technology, has advanced the status of its Sawtooth and Iroha blockchain frameworks from Incubation to Active status.The green light was given by Hyperledgers 12-member Technical Steering Committee TSC, chaired by Christopher Ferris, CTO of Open Technology at IBM. It followed an extensive review period during which each project was evaluated based on exit criteria that include legal compliance, community

24/05/2017 09:35 PM
Consensus 2017 Blockchain Consortia in A Rapidly Changing Market
Whatever we build today will probably have to be changed again. So said Eiki Hatakeyama of the Western Asset Management Company, highlightinga sense of realism that camethroughina series of workshops sponsored by distributed ledgerconsortium R3 during CoinDesk's Consensus 2017 conference. Discussions revolved around the rapidly changing marketplace andthe difficulty of keeping up, even within &8230nSource

24/05/2017 09:10 PM
Using Blockchain Tech to Keep Concert Ticket Prices Honest
Major events, from sporting to musical, are a significant part of most people's lives, bringing individuals together to enjoy a shared interest. Unfortunately, ticket touts scalpers and secondary websites are taking advantage and extorting the event ticketing industry. With big names such as Mumford and Sons, Coldplay, Adele and Ed Sheeran speaking out about this problem, the issue remains. The U.K. government has introduced legislation that aims to prevent the use of bots from purchasin

24/05/2017 08:25 PM
Coinbase Today Armstrong Talks Token, ICOs and Blockchain's Netscape
CoinDesk's Pete Rizzo talks to Coinbase CEO and founder Brian Armstrong about the firm's plans and changes in the wider blockchain arena.nSource

24/05/2017 08:25 PM
Consensus 2017 Bitcoin Exchange Execs See Promise in Multi-Token Future
Exchange operators take the stage at Consensus 2017 to talk tokens, ICOs and building an exchange from scratch. nSource

24/05/2017 03:15 PM
Wyres WeChat and Facebook Bot Authenticates Invoices on Ethereum
Blockchain startup Wyre has revealed a new bot for Facebook Messenger and WeChat that authenticates invoices on a public blockchain.nSource

24/05/2017 02:25 PM
Consensus 2017 Blockchain and Healthcare's People Problem
Blockchain is viewed as a way to give patients greater control over their data but getting there might not be as easy as it sounds. nSource

24/05/2017 02:25 PM
Consensus 2017 The Ups and Downs of Digital Currencies
Two panels at Consensus 2017 conference focused on both the promise and pitfalls of digital currencies and blockchain assets. nnnSource

24/05/2017 02:25 PM
MegaWins Players Receive Over 10000 in Prizes & Rewards Every Month
Online Bitcoin Casino platform MegaWins offers hundreds of different games that are collectively paying out...nThe post MegaWins Players Receive Over 10000 in Prizes &038 Rewards Every Month appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

24/05/2017 02:25 PM
These 10 Global Cities are Catching Bitcoin Fever
As Bitcoin continues to break new price records, people in cities around the globe are...nThe post These 10 Global Cities are Catching Bitcoin Fever appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

24/05/2017 02:25 PM
Consensus 2017 Day 2 Recap Finding Blockchain's Common Ground
CoinDesk's Noelle Acheson recaps the second day of Consensus 2017, CoinDesk's New York blockchain conference.nSource

24/05/2017 07:10 AM
Consensus 2017 Day 1 Recap Collaboration, Education and Patience
CoinDesk's Noelle Acheson recaps a whirlwind day one at Consensus 2017, CoinDesk's New York blockchain conference.nSource

24/05/2017 07:10 AM
Consensus 2017 Blockchain Tech Leaders Predict Interoperable Future
At Consensus 2017, leaders of different blockchain projects discussed how their platforms could eventually become an interoperable mesh of services.nSource

24/05/2017 07:10 AM
Distributed Ledger Consortium R3 Closes Record $107 Million Funding Round
Global banking consortium R3 has closed an investment round larger than $100 million, the biggest round in distributed ledger history.nSource

24/05/2017 07:10 AM
Blockstack Releases Blockchain-Powered, Tokenized Internet Browser
Blockchain startup Blockstack has released a decentralized browser aimed at making apps more easily accessible.nSource

24/05/2017 07:10 AM
Bitt Reveals Big Plans for Cross-Caribbean Blockchain Settlement Network
A new partnership could be step one in a larger bid to unite some of the Caribbean's biggest financial institutions with blockchain tech.nSource

24/05/2017 07:10 AM
Fidelity CEO Talks 'Love' For Bitcoin, Why Blockchain Will 'Change' Markets
The CEO of one of the largest private companies in the US is in love. At Consensus 2017 today, Abigail Johnson, chair and CEO of Fidelity Investments, went public with her enthusiasm for blockchain technology, bitcoin, ethereum and what the future holds forboth open-source, public blockchains and more private alternatives. In her talk, Johnson discussed &8230nSource

24/05/2017 07:10 AM
Entrepreneur Vinny Lingham to Announce ICO at Consensus 2017
The CEO of blockchain identity platform Civic is expected to announce a forthcoming token sale today.nSource

24/05/2017 07:10 AM
Consensus 2017 Smith, Voorhees Talk Today's Bitcoin Market Craze
ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees and Blockchain CEO Peter Smith took on the topic of bitcoin's market moves today. nSource

24/05/2017 07:10 AM
Consensus 2017 CME Group, UK Royal Mint Detail Plans for Blockchain Gold
Derivatives giant CME Group and the UK's Royal Mint revealed details about their plans to bridge the worlds of gold and blockchain today at CoinDesk's Consensus 2017 conference in New York. Last year, the the two institutions announced plans to put gold on the blockchain to streamline trading, with physical gold beingrepresented by tokens called &8230nSource

24/05/2017 07:10 AM
'A-Ha Moment' Toyota Talks Vision For How Blockchain Could Change Driving
Chris Ballinger, director of mobility services and chief financial officer for Toyota's R&038D arm, talks the automaker's blockchain strategy. nSource

24/05/2017 07:10 AM
Consensus 2017 Global Insurers Debate the Future of Prediction Markets
Today's discussion on blockchain and insurance touched on the subject of prediction markets. nSource

24/05/2017 07:10 AM
Consensus 2017 Decentralized Exchange 0x Wins Proof-of-Work Startup Competition
0x took the top prize today in the second annual Proof of Work pitch competition at CoinDesks Consensus 2017 conference in New York.nSource

24/05/2017 07:10 AM
Bitcoin's New Scaling 'Agreement' The Reaction
A meeting of bitcoin startup executives and miners held this weekend has resulted in a new proposal for how the project should be upgraded.nSource

24/05/2017 05:15 AM
BitConnect Coin BCC Records 18x Value Increase, within 6 Months of ICO
Cryptocurrency newbie BitConnect Coin recently announced an 18x increase in value within six months, following...nThe post BitConnect Coin BCC Records 18x Value Increase, within 6 Months of ICO appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

24/05/2017 05:15 AM
Beth A New Generation Closed-End Fund Based on Ethereum & Deep Learning
The Beth Fund is a new generation investment fund, headed by Dr. Seiji Yoshizaki, partner...nThe post Beth A New Generation Closed-End Fund Based on Ethereum &038 Deep Learning appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

24/05/2017 05:15 AM
DNotes Bridging the Gap Between Centralized and Decentralized finance
Chicago-based blockchain startup DNotes has announced the launch of its new website to complement its...nThe post DNotes Bridging the Gap Between Centralized and Decentralized finance appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

23/05/2017 07:25 PM
Netki's Digital ID Service Tackles Global Compliance Challenges
Netki, the New Yorkbased software startup, wants to make blockchain technology more user friendly by launching its new universal Netki Digital ID service, so that anyone can access services on blockchains without re-validating their ID at every stop. The Netki Digital ID will be both KYC Know Your Customer and AML Anti-Money Laundering verified, allowing users to access a variety of blockchain businesses including financial institutions like banks, exchanges and healthcare services.Netki want

23/05/2017 07:25 PM
Bitcoin & Ether Price Analysis Bitcoin Still Going Strong While Ether Wearies
Bitcoin and Ethereum continue to push all-time highs ATHs by most available metrics price, market capitalization, daily traded volume, hash rate, transactions per day, etc.There appears to be a multifactorial convergence of fundamentals and technicals allowing for this surge to happen1. On-rampsSpecifically Coinbase for U.S. citizens, which now allows new users to purchase bitcoin BTC, ether ETH or litecoin. Leading up to and even during the 2013 bubble, purchasing cryptocurrency was difficul

23/05/2017 07:25 PM
These Two UASFs Could Activate SegWit
Segregated Witness SegWit, the Bitcoin protocol upgrade proposed by the Bitcoin Core development team, was originally designed to activate via the Bitcoin Improvement Protocol 9 BIP 9 standard, a hash-power signalling mechanism. This would allow the Bitcoin ecosystem to coordinate the upgrade relatively safely through miner readiness.But with the SegWit proposal in particular, BIP 9 no longer serves just to signal readiness. Miners as well as users increasingly see BIP 9 as a sort of miner vo

23/05/2017 03:25 PM
Bitcoin Pizza Day The story behind how a $25 takeaway appreciated to $20m
Drowning in worth bitcoins, Laszlo Hanyecz gave away 10,000 for two pizzas they are now worth $20m.

23/05/2017 03:15 PM
Swiss EY Team & Polybius Are Building a Cryptobank, ICO to Follow
Swiss EY Ernst &38 Young Partner Daniel Haudenshild, financial services managers Valdemar Scherer and Sven...nThe post Swiss EY Team &038 Polybius Are Building a &8216Cryptobank&8217, ICO to Follow appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

23/05/2017 03:15 PM
Altcoin Traders Should Stop Thoughtlessly Pressing Buttons CryptoPing CEO
Amid the surge in altcoin prices, traders both amateur and professional are constantly seeking ways...nThe post Altcoin Traders Should Stop Thoughtlessly Pressing Buttons &8211 CryptoPing CEO appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

23/05/2017 01:25 PM
Consensus 2017 The Legality of ICOs Past, Present and Future
Afternoon panel sessions at day one of Consensus 2017 showcased a variety of positions on the emerging phenomenon of token sales.nSource

23/05/2017 01:25 PM
Consensus 2017 People and Machine Problems Solved with Blockchain
In sessions focused on global issues and IoT at Consensus 2017 yesterday, the possibilities and hurdles for blockchain tech took centre stage.nSource

23/05/2017 12:35 PM
Peach Becomes Japans First Airline to Accept Bitcoin
Peach Aviation Ltd has become the first Japanese airlineto accept Bitcoin with the company citing...nThe post Peach Becomes Japan&8217s First Airline to Accept Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

23/05/2017 12:35 PM
Global Cryptocurrency Market is Now Bigger Than Uber, Airbnb, Xiaomi
The global cryptocurrency market cap has now blown through that of famous startups like Uber...nThe post Global Cryptocurrency Market is Now Bigger Than Uber, Airbnb, Xiaomi appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

23/05/2017 12:35 PM
Consensus Bombshell Sees Bitcoin SegWit Slated For September
An exhausting day at Consensus 2017 has culminated in Barry Silbert seemingly guiding major industry...nThe post Consensus Bombshell Sees Bitcoin SegWit Slated For September appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

23/05/2017 12:35 PM
Blockchain Startup VIVA Offers Investors Stability over Volatility, with Token Crowdsale to Follow
Blockchain startup VIVA has announced the launch of its digital currency economy and ICO crowdsale....nThe post Blockchain Startup VIVA Offers Investors Stability over Volatility, with Token Crowdsale to Follow appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

23/05/2017 12:35 PM
1xBit Offers Up To 40 Commissions Through New Affiliate Program
Popular Bitcoin sportsbook and casino platform, 1xBit has launched a new affiliate program offering higher...nThe post 1xBit Offers Up To 40 Commissions Through New Affiliate Program appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.n

23/05/2017 10:50 AM
Bitcoin Volatility Explained
The post Bitcoin Volatility Explained appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nBitcoin Price Volatility measured by of change last 30 day estimate last 60day estimate Defining Bitcoin Volatility Volatility refers to how much price jumps up and down over time. The VIX is the most widely-followed measure of volatility and serves as a measure for the expected future volatility of the USAs S&38P ...n

23/05/2017 02:55 AM
A beginners guide to Ethereum tokens

23/05/2017 01:15 AM
Consensus 2017 EU, India Governments See Path to Global Blockchain Adoption
Speakers during the opening panel of Consensus 2017 agreed that blockchain is set to go global but differed on how the technology will get there.nSource