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South Korean Government Holds Emergency Meeting to Discuss Bitcoin   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 13)

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Multi-Billion Dollar Japanese Tech Conglomerate to Pay Employees in Bitcoin   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 13)

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Scratch That: CryptoKitties Isn't Ethereum's Vision for Apps   (Coindesk - Dec 13)

Ethereum's biggest success story isn't showcasing the full benefits of the platform, at least that's what its critics allege.


Victory Lap? 2017 Was Bitcoin's Backwards Year   (Coindesk - Dec 13)

2017 was another bad year in bitcoin in the eyes of long-time industry observer Jim Harper, but he sees a silver lining at the end of the story.


Bitcoin Futures Codes: How to Read Them And What They Mean   (Coindesk - Dec 13)

So you want to trade bitcoin futures? First, learn the Chicago exchanges' highly counterintuitive naming system for monthly contracts.


OKEx Becomes First Cryptocurrency Exchange to Create a Bitcoin Cash Market   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

OKEx users can now trade bitcoin cash against a dozen other tokens. The post OKEx Becomes First Cryptocurrency Exchange to Create a Bitcoin Cash Market appeared first on CryptoCoinsNews.


Fake News? Former New Zealand Prime Minister Denies Investing in Bitcoin   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

Former New Zealand Prime Minister John Key said he did not advise people to invest in bitcoin, as was stated in a post pretending to be the NZ Herald.


EBay ‘Seriously Considering’ Adding Bitcoin Payments   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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Crowdfunding Giant Indiegogo Opens to ICOs   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

Indiegogo is getting into the initial coin offering (ICO) game, seeking to become the "go-to" platform for the emerging market.


Crowdfunding Giant Indiegogo Opens Platform to ICOs   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

Indiegogo, the crowdfunding website, is getting into the initial coin offering (ICO) game.


Mt Gox Creditors Want Bitcoin Exchange Taken Out of Bankruptcy   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

A group of creditors of the defunct bitcoin exchange Mt Gox has filed a new court petition in an effort to prevent a possible billion-dollar payout to its CEO.


Bitcoin Price Hits All-Time High as Futures See Second-Day Slump in Volume   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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Trump Signs Defense Bill Authorizing Blockchain Study   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

President Donald Trump has signed a $700 billion military spending bill that includes a mandate for a blockchain cybersecurity research study.


Bitcoin Bulls Face 'Alt' Competition in Push to $20k   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

The price of bitcoin may be at all-time highs, but a wave of new investors could quickly tilt the market dynamic, analysis suggests.


Ethereum Price Surges by 32%, Achieves New All-Time high at $635   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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Coinbase Halts Litecoin, Ether Trades as Prices Spike   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

Digital currency startup Coinbase says it has paused trading for litecoin and ethereum.


9 Facts to Define Risk-Free Token with Huge Growth Opportunity   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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Spectiv’s Pre-ICO Release: Over 7000 ETH Sold   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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‘I Remain Highly Skeptical’: Jamie Dimon Breaks Silence on Bitcoin as Futures Launch   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

This noted bitcoin-basher has not changed his outlook. The post ‘I Remain Highly Skeptical’: Jamie Dimon Breaks Silence on Bitcoin as Futures Launch appeared first on CryptoCoinsNews.


CFTC Chair: Cryptocurrencies 'Unlike Any Commodity' Agency Has Seen   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

Cryptocurrencies have proven to be a unique challenge for the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the agency's chairman has said.


Online Retail Startup Benebit Uses Blockchain Technology To Disrupt The Online Shopping Industry, ICO Commences Jan 22, 2018   (Bitcoinprbuzz - Dec 12)

Bitcoin Press Release: Online Retail Startup Benebit used Blockchain Technology to disrupt online shopping industry. The service uses an app and physical card to allow users to collect loyalty points, exchange them for Benebit tokens, and spend them at all of your favorite online stores. 12 December, 2017, Tortola, British Virgin Islands – British Virgin […] The post Online Retail Startup Benebit Uses Blockchain Technology To Disrupt The Online Shopping Industry, ICO Commences Jan 22, 2018 appeared first on Bitcoin PR Buzz.


Bitcoin Investing: A 10,000-Year View   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

Far from a bubble, bitcoin is on the path to becoming a significant part of global money supply, according to trader and analyst Willy Woo.


Ethereum, Litecoin Prices Headline $20 Billion Altcoin Rally   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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Bitcoin Isn't Sapping Demand for Gold, Says Goldman Sachs Exec   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

A Goldman Sachs executive has said there is "no evidence" that bitcoin's price gains have reduced demand for gold.


“Cheap Shot”: CBOE Chief Dismisses “Irresponsible” Bitcoin Futures Complaints   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

CBOE's chief executive has no time for Wall Street's inarticulate bitcoin futures critique. The post “Cheap Shot”: CBOE Chief Dismisses “Irresponsible” Bitcoin Futures Complaints appeared first on CryptoCoinsNews.


Blockchain's Boom Year: Job Market Grows 200%   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

The number of blockchain jobs posted this year increased by 207 percent, according to data provided to CoinDesk from Indeed.com.


Blockchain's Big Year: Booming Job Market Grows 200%   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

The number of blockchain jobs posted this year increased by 207 percent, according to data provided to CoinDesk from Indeed.com.


Over $300? Pullback Likely for Surging Litecoin   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

New users are crowding into the litecoin market, driving up one of the market's oldest and most accessible assets.


Litecoin Price Spikes 82% in a Single Day to Hit $300, Surpasses IOTA   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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Bitcoin Futures Isn’t Taking Gold’s Shine Away: Goldman Sachs   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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Crypto Fund Bitwise Raises $4 Million in VC Funding   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

Cryptocurrency investment firm Bitwise has raised $4 million in seed funding as it launches a new fund for digital assets.


Indian Bitcoin Investors Face Paying Taxes on their Bitcoin Sales [Profits]   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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World’s Largest Nijigen Content Platform CFun Seeks to Disrupt Creative Industry with Blockchain   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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No Stopping? After New High, Bitcoin Price Eyes $20k   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

Following yesterday's all-time high, bitcoin bulls look set to push prices as high as $20,000 over the next few days.


Binance Is Selected as the First Exchange to List CND   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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UK Government Urged to Look at Blockchain Tech for Identity Services   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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Brixby is Launching a Closed Pre-ICO   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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Sportsbet.io Re-Brand Cements Position as Premier Bitcoin Sportsbook   (Bitcoinprbuzz - Dec 12)

Bitcoin Press Release: Sportsbet.io, the leading bitcoin-led sportsbook operated by the Coingaming Group, has rebranded and introduced a revolutionary new product that marks a new era in sports betting. December 12, 2017 – Tallinn, Estonia – The bookmaker’s new site is built in conjunction with the best UI/UX experts in the field and incorporates valued […] The post Sportsbet.io Re-Brand Cements Position as Premier Bitcoin Sportsbook appeared first on Bitcoin PR Buzz.


Bitcoin Community Grows with Gamble.io   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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New Self-Regulatory Body Aims to Develop ICO Standards   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

Blockchain platform Waves is founding a self-regulatory body to set standards for initial coin offerings and the blockchain industry.


Launched in November, WeRaise Advertising Agency Boosts ICOs with Fresh Approach in Banner Ad and Press Releases Placing   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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Announcement of Car Sharing Community Project   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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The Dollar Vigilante Becomes Experty Ambassador   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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2018: Another Growth Year for Blockchain   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

Think 2017 was a fluke? Not according to blockchain advisor Oliver Bussmann who makes the case next year will see further growth.


2018 Will Be Another Growth Year for Blockchain   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

Think 2017 was a fluke? Not according to blockchain advisor Oliver Bussmann who makes the case next year will see further growth.


Korea’s Justice Ministry Mulls Total Ban on Bitcoin Trading: Report   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

"We do not rule out an option that bans trading of [all] cryptocurrencies," - a Korean Justice Ministry official. The post Korea’s Justice Ministry Mulls Total Ban on Bitcoin Trading: Report appeared first on CryptoCoinsNews.


Hong Kong Regulator Warns Investors of Unregulated Bitcoin Futures   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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Securing the Future of the IoT   (Cryptocoinsnews - Dec 12)

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Hong Kong Regulator Issues Warning on Bitcoin Futures   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

A Hong Kong finance regulator has published a new circular on bitcoin futures contracts and other cryptocurrency-related investment products.


Hong Kong Regulator Issues Warning on Unregulated Bitcoin Futures   (Coindesk - Dec 12)

A Hong Kong finance regulator has published a new circular on bitcoin futures contracts and other cryptocurrency-related investment products.