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Messaging giant LINE has officially launched a crypto exchange service to its 80 million users based in Japan.

Indian Parliament Member Helping Crypto Community Influence Regulation

The Indian crypto community has made progress towards influencing the government’s crypto policies. Some industry leaders have met with an influential lawmaker who has agreed to help bring about positive crypto regulation in the country. Also read: India’s Popular ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’ Show Gives Crypto a Boost Parliament Member Agrees to Help […] The post Indian Parliament Member Helping Crypto Community Influence Regulation appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Here’s How Europeans Can Deal With Negative Interest Rates

Low and negative interest rates have been a burden for account holders across Europe for some time. And it’s only getting worse, as the European Central Bank just announced a new rate cut to a record low of -0.5%. Private and corporate customers in many countries on the continent don’t have a lot of options […] The post Here’s How Europeans Can Deal With Negative Interest Rates appeared first on Bitcoin News.

BCH Microblog ‘Member’ Shows the Future of Reddit-Like Forums

Since the Bitcoin Cash upgrade in May 2018, software developers have unleashed a slew of microblogging protocols that utilize OP_return transactions. One application called Member is a BCH-based browser that makes use of these types of transactions and the extra space added to the data carrier size. While still in its infancy, the Member platform […] The post BCH Microblog ‘Member’ Shows the Future of Reddit-Like Forums appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Muralist Pascal Boyart Received 1.20 BTC ($12,500) for Street...

French artist Pascal Boyart was paid a total of 1.20 BTC for several murals scattered around Paris. Each mural held a QR code for donations. The sum, worth around $12,500 by today’s prices, was raised in the past two years. Boyart’s Art Graces the Walls of Paris Pascal Boyart is known for creating crypto-inspired art, with a slant of anarchism and skepticism about central banks. His large-scale murals also hide riddles that are rewarded with Read More The post Muralist Pascal Boyart Received 1.20 BTC ($12,500) for Street Art appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

European Countries Step Up Response to Facebook’s Libra

The European Central Bank (ECB) and a number of countries in the region have stepped up their efforts in response to Facebook’s Libra, which has revived a competing ECB project for instant payments. As Facebook engages Switzerland’s financial regulator, the ECB clarifies how Libra can be regulated under EU laws. Also read: India’s Popular ‘Who […] The post European Countries Step Up Response to Facebook’s Libra appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Venture Capitalist Tim Draper Says Bitcoin to Reach $250,000...

The Bitcoin and cryptocurrency space has long been rife with either illogical or unfulfilled predictions. One “analyst” came up with the theory that XRP would hit $589 apiece, meaning that the cryptocurrency would have a higher market capitalization than all […] The post Venture Capitalist Tim Draper Says Bitcoin to Reach $250,000 by 2022 appeared first on Blockonomi.

Bitcoin, Stocks, Or Precious Metals: Which Turns The Most...

Bitcoin’s strong and stable performances in 2019 have been undeniable. As the cryptocurrency’s returns continue to outperform gains seen in traditional market stalwarts (i.e. gold, silver, and the S&P 500), many traders are making comparisons to its relative strength within the market. A recent tweet from crypto analyst @BitcoinEcon has raised some key questions for traders with respect to Bitcoin’s relative position in the market.  Traditional Asset Comparisons Essentially, the trader’s chart analyzes the profit Read More The post Bitcoin, Stocks, Or Precious Metals: Which Turns The Most Profit? appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

Tom Lee: When S&P 500 Breaks Out Bitcoin Will...

Since peaking at $13,900 in June, Bitcoin has fallen by 25%, managing to lose the support of bulls after a rally from $3,150. Cynics of the cryptocurrency markets, like gold proponent Peter Schiff, have said that this is a clear […] The post Tom Lee: When S&P 500 Breaks Out Bitcoin Will Run Past $20,000 appeared first on Blockonomi.

Weekly Wrap: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple & EOS Price Analysis...

Bitcoin price failed to climb above the $11,000 resistance and recently corrected lower. BTC/USD declined below the $10,500 support, but it seems like the price is holding the $9,800 support area. As long as the price is above $9,800, there […] The post Weekly Wrap: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple & EOS Price Analysis 13th Sep appeared first on Blockonomi.

Bitcoin Startup BitPay: Slammed by Hong Kong News Outlet

While Bitcoin is inherently a decentralized technology, meaning that payments can be disintermediated and peer-to-peer, some services in the cryptocurrency ecosystem are subject to the issues that come with centralization. It seems that one of these services is BitPay, an […] The post Bitcoin Startup BitPay: Slammed by Hong Kong News Outlet appeared first on Blockonomi.

Indian Lawmaker Raises Hope of Positive Crypto Regulation

A member of the upper house of the Indian parliament has given the crypto community some advice on what can be done to influence the government’s crypto decisions. He encourages anyone to reach out to him and discuss their concerns, including issues related to the draft bill to ban cryptocurrencies in India. His words and […] The post Indian Lawmaker Raises Hope of Positive Crypto Regulation appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Survey: 40% of Millennials Would Want Bitcoin in a...

Over the past few months, the fears of an impending recession have gone mainstream. While analysts on CNBC and other outlets used to sing the praises of the stock market run throughout 2018, the cheery backdrop has started to fade. […] The post Survey: 40% of Millennials Would Want Bitcoin in a Recession appeared first on Blockonomi.

Bitmain Launches Next Gen Miner as Bitcoin Hashrate Touches...

Last Thursday the China-based mining rig manufacturer Bitmain announced the launch of two new Antminers that offer hashrates between 53 to 64 terahash per second (TH/s). When the Antminer sale started on Monday, first batch devices sold extremely fast and Bitmain expects to deliver units by mid-November. Meanwhile, the combined SHA256 hashrate (BCH and BTC) […] The post Bitmain Launches Next Gen Miner as Bitcoin Hashrate Touches 100 Exahash appeared first on Bitcoin News.

India’s Popular ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’ Show...

One of the most popular reality TV shows in India called Kaun Banega Crorepati, based on the show ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire,’ has just given crypto a boost. A contestant on the show was asked a question about Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency, and the show’s host, Amitabh Bachchan, proceeded to explain what cryptocurrencies are […] The post India’s Popular ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’ Show Gives Crypto a Boost appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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