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Have We Reached Peak Binance?   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 20)

By CCN Markets: Ah, Binance. Many of us remember the original idea. Plenty of us decided to pass on the ICO, which has provided some of the highest returns of any investment in recent times. ICO To King of Crypto There were plenty of good reasons to pass on the ICO. The only stated purpose of the token at the time was that it would give you a discount on trading. There was no reason to believe that Binance would suddenly become a massive destination for traders. Fast-forward a couple of years, and Binance is many things. Binance is a The post Have We Reached Peak Binance? appeared first on CCN Markets


Uber’s “Crypto” Libra Support Could Be The End of The Giant   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 20)

By CCN Markets: There’s a lot of irony in Uber’s lack of crypto acceptance contrasted with its support of Facebook’s Libra project. The company will play a vital role in the early stages of the network, and presumably, it will be one of many vendors who accept the “crypto” out of the gate. Several companies have already agreed to accept the Libra. The Libra can be used in a myriad of ways, from sending money to loved ones to paying overseas contractors. What will be interesting to see is whether a vibrant network of Libra-to-cash methods emerges. Will we have ATMs The post Uber’s “Crypto” Libra Support Could Be The End of The Giant appeared first on CCN Markets


Tyler Winklevoss Bets Bitcoin Is Headed to $15,000 Once It Hits This Level   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 20)

By CCN Markets: The bitcoin price is rising, and Tyler Winklevoss thinks it could see significant gains if it can break through the $10,000 point. The co-founder of the Gemini exchange posted on Twitter that if the world’s highest-valued cryptocurrency moves past that price, it could shoot further to reach $15,000. He tweeted: “If bitcoin breaks 10k, you can bet it’s going to break 15k.” If bitcoin breaks 10k, you can bet it’s going to break 15k…


Will Facebook’s Libra Be an On-Ramp or Dead End for Crypto?   (Coindesk - Jun 20)

Cryptocurrency insiders share their thoughts on whether Facebook's ambitious Libra project will help, or hurt, the broader industry.


Dow Could Top 30,000 Soon, Impending Recession is “Greatly Exaggerated”   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 20)

By CCN Markets: The stock market has been booming, so don’t be surprised if the Dow soars to 30,000 within the next 12 months. That’s the bullish projection of several Wall Street veterans, including Skybridge Capital’s Troy Gayeski. Gayeski is a partner and co-chief investment officer at New York investment firm Skybridge Capital. He says there’s more than a 25% chance that the Dow will clear 30,000 by the first quarter of 2020. Gayeski says investors shouldn’t get discouraged by the constant barrage of negative headlines screaming about an impending stock market crash. Banker: FOMO Could Fuel Near-Term Stock Market The post Dow Could Top 30,000 Soon, Impending Recession is “Greatly Exaggerated” appeared first on CCN Markets


– Dow Could Top 30,000 Soon, Impending Recession is “Greatly Exaggerated”   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 20)

By CCN Markets: The stock market has been booming, so don’t be surprised if the Dow soars to 30,000 within the next 12 months. That’s the bullish projection of several Wall Street veterans, including Skybridge Capital’s Troy Gayeski. Gayeski is a partner and co-chief investment officer at New York investment firm Skybridge Capital. He says there’s more than a 25% chance that the Dow will clear 30,000 by the first quarter of 2020. Gayeski says investors shouldn’t get discouraged by the constant barrage of negative headlines screaming about an impending stock market crash. Banker: FOMO Could Fuel Near-Term Stock Market The post – Dow Could Top 30,000 Soon, Impending Recession is “Greatly Exaggerated” appeared first on CCN Markets


Algorand Raises $60 Million in Token Sale   (Coindesk - Jun 20)

The company sold 25 million tokens in less than 12 hours.


Tesla’s Stock Has Surged 22% on This $2 Trillion Market Opportunity   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 20)

By CCN Markets: Tesla’s stock is making a fast and furious comeback in June. That’s good news for shareholders after TSLA spent the first half of 2019 suffering crippling losses. Now the famed electric automaker’s stock is on the rebound. The stock is up 22% for the month. Does Wall Street Have Tesla’s Stock All Wrong? Tesla’s massive losses have led investors to fear an impending cash crunch. The company had to widen its junk bond spread to record levels this spring. With fears mounting over Tesla’s distressed credit history and the looming threat of a trade war with China, The post Tesla’s Stock Has Surged 22% on This $2 Trillion Market Opportunity appeared first on CCN Markets


Fed Not Threatened by Facebook Libra, Has No ‘Plenary Authority’ Over It   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: Federal Reserve members held discussions with Facebook over the company’s Libra project. According to Federal Reserve Chairman Jay Powell during today’s press conference, monetary policy makers are not worried that Libra will replace fiat money. He said: “I think we’re a long way from that…Digital currencies are in their infancy. So essentially, not too concerned about central banks no longer being able to carry out monetary policy because of digital currencies or cryptocurrencies.” Meanwhile, regulating Facebook’s Libra is not on the agenda because the Fed doesn’t have specific authority to do so. “We don’t have plenary The post Fed Not Threatened by Facebook Libra, Has No ‘Plenary Authority’ Over It appeared first on CCN Markets


Dow Ekes Out Gains Without Rate Cut as Defiant Powell Defends His Job   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: The Dow Jones Industrial Average was meandering in and out of positive territory as investors digested a fascinating Federal Reserve meeting. In the end, stocks managed to hold onto gains, with the Dow closing at 26,504, up fractionally. By keeping rates on hold, Chairman Jerome Powell faced his first-ever dissenter. St. Louis Fed President James Bullard voted for a rate cut. Could the Fed chair’s job be at risk? Dow Fails to Rally The lack of direction in the Dow was likely due to the fact that the Fed was split down the middle over its interest The post Dow Ekes Out Gains Without Rate Cut as Defiant Powell Defends His Job appeared first on CCN Markets


Senate Banking Committee Schedules July Hearing on Facebook’s Libra Crypto   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

The U.S. Senate Banking Committee will hold a hearing next month on Facebook's new cryptocurrency, Libra.


Facebook Talked to the Fed About Libra, Chairman Powell Says   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

Fed chair Jerome Powell was asked about Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency during a press conference Wednesday.


Unstoppable Domains Announces the Top 60 Zilliqa Domain Names Up for Auction   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

SAN FRANCISCO – June 18, 2019 – Unstoppable Domains, a software company building domains on blockchains, today announced which 60 .zil domains it will auction on June 27. These domains represent the top 60 most watched Zilliqa domain names on the Unstoppable Domains website. The top domain, bitcoin.zil, has already attracted 505 potential buyers. “We are excited to see growing enthusiasm for blockchain domains,” said Matthew Gould, Unstoppable Domains CEO. “These domains provide two very critical benefits to users: they enable people to send crypto to a single human readable name, and they offer a platform to create uncensorable websites. The post Unstoppable Domains Announces the Top 60 Zilliqa Domain Names Up for Auction appeared first on CCN Markets


Analyst Says Bitcoin Could Hit $62K This Year Based on Technical Signals   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: Bitcoin is flying high in 2019. The price of the flagship cryptocurrency is now well past the $9,000 level. But there are quite a few analysts out there who believe that bitcoin’s meteoric rise isn’t over yet. Galaxy, a well-followed crypto handle on Twitter, predicts that the price of bitcoin could hit all-time highs of $62,000 in about four months. Year 2017 had a similar weekly candle set-up as the one today, which was followed by a 570% price increase over the next 147 days. Another similar price increase puts BTC price at ≈$62K by the end The post Analyst Says Bitcoin Could Hit $62K This Year Based on Technical Signals appeared first on CCN Markets


Regulators Debate Cryptocurrency Legislation Ahead of G20 Summit   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

The new rules for crypto businesses will be released in June 21 but many regulators are already worried about the repercussions.


Maxine Waters Looks to Stall Facebook on Libra, Zuck Wins Regardless   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: House Financial Services Committee Chairperson Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) requested that Facebook hold off on developing its crypto, which is named Libra. Facebook Request Cuts Both Ways There are two ways to examine Rep. Waters’ request. First, it’s a good thing for cryptocurrency whether Facebook honors her request or not. Second, Rep. Waters is assisting the public by stalling investment in another dangerous cryptocurrency. Maxine Waters said: “With the announcement that it plans to create a cryptocurrency, Facebook is continuing its unchecked expansion and extending its reach into the lives of its users. The cryptocurrency market currently lacks The post Maxine Waters Looks to Stall Facebook on Libra, Zuck Wins Regardless appeared first on CCN Markets


BitMax.io (BTMX.com) Announces Listing of Algo (ALGO)   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

BitMax.io (BTMX.com) has announced the listing of Algo (ALGO), the native token of the Algorand blockchain network. The Algorand Foundation is committed to building a trusted, public, and permissionless infrastructure for the borderless economy with a pure proof-of-stake blockchain; the BitMax team is thrilled to provide strategic support to the Algorand team in their pursuit of this ambitious and innovative vision. The listing of ALGO on BitMax.io (BTMX.com) signifies a strategic alignment of interests amongst two leading institutions, both committed to driving innovation within the digital asset ecosystem. About the Algorand Foundation and ALGO The Algorand blockchain is entirely decentralized, The post BitMax.io (BTMX.com) Announces Listing of Algo (ALGO) appeared first on CCN Markets


Globitex Exchange Leads Charge in Trading by Lowering and Removing Fees   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

June 18, 2019– As part of its new strategy to become the most widely used cryptocurrency exchange, Globitex is lowering and removing fees for certain account features. Globitex aims to make it’s products more accessible for retail and corporate customers. The EURO Wallet continues to excel as the best solution for sending and receiving EUR payments from inside of an exchange. The EURO Wallet is powered by Nexpay UAB, an EU licensed financial institution and gives users full control of their assets. “We implement changes quickly around feedback we gather from both retail and corporate customers. We never compromise on The post Globitex Exchange Leads Charge in Trading by Lowering and Removing Fees appeared first on CCN Markets


Chinese Tech Moguls Cite Regulation as Chief Crypto Concern   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: The China Ledger quoted Pony Ma (Ma Huateng) as saying that blockchain technology is mature, but regulation needs to allow for it. Binance CEO Changepeng Zhao took the opportunity to expand on the idea including the government’s role in crypto. https://t.co/HbpH9KGj2I — CZ Binance (@cz_binance) June 19, 2019 Tech Giants Should Be Encouraged to Build on Blockchain Zhao believes that governments should encourage their tech giants to build crypto tokens and that blockchain should be embraced. Countries should encourage their tech giants to issue their own #crypto token (hopefully on #BinanceChain, I know, shameless). Libra will increase The post Chinese Tech Moguls Cite Regulation as Chief Crypto Concern appeared first on CCN Markets


China’s Biggest Payment Firms Have No Plans to Follow Facebook into Crypto   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

WeChat parent Tencent and Alibaba's payments arm Ant Financial have no plans to follow Facebook into crypto.


Libra Testnet Reveals Sneak Peek at the Facebook Crypto Future   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: Leave it to Facebook to announce a blockchain project – Libra – and launch a complete blockchain with a new programming language in months. Libra, Not GlobalCoin Previously, we understood that Facebook was launching “GlobalCoin.” Instead, they’re launching Libra. As stablecoins go, people will now have a choice between Bitfinex’s Leo and Facebook’s Libra. The Libra blockchain project is now live for testing, and the documentation released with the project reveals a lot of insights into the philosophy and design of the new blockchain. The chain sports a new programming language, just like Ethereum did – called The post Libra Testnet Reveals Sneak Peek at the Facebook Crypto Future appeared first on CCN Markets


‘I Don’t Trust Facebook With Anything:’ The World Reacts to Facebook’s Libra   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

The world reacted to Facebook's Libra launch with fear, uncertainty, and jokes. Here are a few choice quotes.


Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Will Face ‘Regulatory Hurricane,’ Canaccord Analysts Say   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

Facebook's Libra coin will face a regulatory "hurricane," warn otherwise-bullish analysts at investment bank Canaccord.


‘Satoshi’s Useful Idiot’ Zuckerberg Will Boost Bitcoin Price Beyond $20,000: Max Keiser   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: Crypto bull Max Keiser has predicted that Facebook’s cryptocurrency Libra will help boost the bitcoin price to new all-time highs. Bitcoin price to go up with increasing hash rate According to Keiser, this is because Libra will increase the awareness and appeal of cryptocurrencies in general. Consequently, this will raise Bitcoin’s hash rate up leading to a new record price. It’s built into the protocol’s genesis block that eventually a heavyweight like $fb would take on BTC. This increased awareness and appeal to would-be potentates will, of course, drive the hashrate to new highs, leading to new The post ‘Satoshi’s Useful Idiot’ Zuckerberg Will Boost Bitcoin Price Beyond $20,000: Max Keiser appeared first on CCN Markets


Challenge Binance? Discover the Mystery of MXC Exchange   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

In the field of digital currency, things are changing fast in a few years. Huge amount of money is pouring in like a surging tide, showing all kinds of miracles all the time. Speculators interweave with capital and technology. Over time, they merge and blend. One magical hero after another is shaped and praised as a shrine. Then, new faces coming in, catch up in stunning speed and surpass the old players. And all this happened in the interval between the thunder and the ear, and even let people react too late. After all, in this real and illusory world, The post Challenge Binance? Discover the Mystery of MXC Exchange appeared first on CCN Markets


Block.one Paid $30 Million for a Domain   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

Blockchain solution provider Block.One paid $30 million for Voice.com.


Block.one Paid $30 Million For a Domain Name   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

Blockchain solution provider Block.One paid $30 million for Voice.com.


Dow’s Meteoric Rally to Record Highs Now Hinges on the Fed   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market extended their rally Wednesday morning following news that the United States and China will resume trade negotiations ahead of a key presidential summit in Japan next week. The Dow’s return to record highs now hinges on the Federal Reserve, which is set to wrap up its June policy meeting in the next few hours. Dow Extends Rally; S&P 500, Nasdaq Follow All of Wall Street’s major indexes traded higher after the open, reflecting a fairly upbeat pre-market for Dow futures. The benchmark Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 48.03 points, or The post Dow’s Meteoric Rally to Record Highs Now Hinges on the Fed appeared first on CCN Markets


100% Cardano Price Spike Awaits After TestNet Release, Predicts Analyst   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: Cardano is up by over 105 percent year-to-date as it trades at $0.0903 as of this writing. The cryptocurrency is known to some as the “Ethereum Killer”. It may have already made big gains this year but it appears to just be warming up. We are not alone in this sentiment. A pseudonymous Twitter account that goes by the name of Beastlorion believes that Cardano is gearing up for a face-melting pump in the next few weeks. The climb comes after the much-anticipated release of the crypto token’s testnet. The analyst expects to see Cardano make a 117.72% The post 100% Cardano Price Spike Awaits After TestNet Release, Predicts Analyst appeared first on CCN Markets


‘Hard Core Fund’ Collects 50 BTC to Support Bitcoin Developers   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

This bitcoin evangelist is bridging the gap between the Asian mining industry and global open source developers.


Internet Security Provider Cloudflare Announces an Ethereum Gateway   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

The gateway is part of Cloudflare's ongoing effort to bring more users to the decentralized Internet and "break down the barriers created by a select group of powerful companies."


‘A Very Expensive Failure’: Blockchain Experts Slam Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: A lot has already been said about Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency and its ambition to disrupt the finance world. But what about the blockchain technology that powers it?  Blockchain experts have poured over the technical documents and played with the Libra protocol testnet. Suffice to say, they’re not convinced about Libra’s claims. “A disaster in slow motion” Bitcoin developer Tamas Blummer offered the most damning assessment of the Libra protocol. He said Facebook is abusing its position to muscle into the blockchain world. “Trying to buy leadership in a cutting edge technology is very expensive and likely futile. The post ‘A Very Expensive Failure’: Blockchain Experts Slam Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency appeared first on CCN Markets


Litecoin Price Gains Despite Facebook’s Libra Stealing Altcoins’ Thunder   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: Litecoin (LTC) entered a positive territory on Wednesday while other top cryptocurrencies trended flat as investors became cautious following the introduction of the Facebook token, Libra. The LTC-to-dollar exchange rate established an intraday high of $139.66, up more than 3 percent since the Asian session open. The upside action neutralized the pair’s losses in the past seven days. At the same time, it brought Litecoin’s month-to-date gains to 26 percent, with a market value of approx $3.94 billion. Debit Card, Calibra Announcement The surge in the Litecoin price closely followed an announcement by the Litecoin Foundation. The nonprofit The post Litecoin Price Gains Despite Facebook’s Libra Stealing Altcoins’ Thunder appeared first on CCN Markets


Bitcoin’s Price Snaps Longest Daily Win Streak Since 2018   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

Bitcoin's price fell on Tuesday, snapping the longest daily winning streak since July 2018. The long-term outlook, however, remains bullish.


Trump Will Sign a Trade Deal If the Dow Hits This Crisis Level   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: Most analysts think Donald Trump would rather ink a trade deal with China than let the stock market fall. But the big question is, how far would the Dow Jones and S&P 500 have to collapse before Trump steps in? According to a survey by Bank of America Merrill Lynch, the key level for money managers is the December 2018 stock market low. Dow Jones crisis point – 21,792 S&P 500 crisis point – 2,351 Trump will sign trade deal if Dow falls 16% The survey, which polled US money managers with a total $528 billion under The post Trump Will Sign a Trade Deal If the Dow Hits This Crisis Level appeared first on CCN Markets


Disney’s Fox Purchase is a Terrible Deal for Hollywood   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: The Walt Disney Company’s merger with 21st Century Fox was hailed in the entertainment industry as a great deal for both companies. There’s a lot of truth to that, particularly for Disney, as far as revenue is concerned. Disney obtained the rights to numerous franchises under the Fox banner, including Avatar, Men In Black, Alien, Die Hard, Home Alone, Maze Runner, Night at the Museum, Planet of the Apes, and X-Men. This, however, has not been such a good thing from the standpoint of creativity, originality, or economics for Disney or Hollywood. Welcome to the Disney Oligopoly With the The post Disney’s Fox Purchase is a Terrible Deal for Hollywood appeared first on CCN Markets


Facebook’s Crypto Libra Shouldn’t Become Sovereign Currency, Blasts French Finance Minister   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: Facebook’s unveiling of Libra, its cryptocurrency project coming in 2020, has caught the attention of many, including the French Finance Minister. Bruno Le Maire, speaking on French Radio, has said that this new cryptocurrency cannot operate as a sovereign currency. Facebook’s Libra project intends to introduce a digital currency for usage on its platforms. However, this is raising several economic issues. Concerns on its regulation, and the status of this currency, are up for debate with Le Maire giving some stern warnings. Stern Libra warning With its reach of over 2.3 billion users, Facebook’s cryptocurrency could well call The post Facebook’s Crypto Libra Shouldn’t Become Sovereign Currency, Blasts French Finance Minister appeared first on CCN Markets


What a bit! Is Climate Change Just a Conspiracy Theory?   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

With the temperature rising, forest fires, droughts, extreme weather events you would assume climate change would be the number one problem we’re trying to solve especially with a recent report that nearly 40 percent of the world primates could be affected by climate change. But even with all the evidence and data, still, a lot of people are highly skeptical, believing that climate change is a man-made conspiracy theory. Hey, maybe they’re right maybe this is in gods hands. I’m a believer anything is possible so if this is his plan we should all sit back and ride the wave. The post What a bit! Is Climate Change Just a Conspiracy Theory? appeared first on CCN Markets


Decentralized Video Platform Built on Ethereum Raises $8 Million   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

The Livepeer infrastructure functions as a “token coordinating network,” incentivizing those with computing power to join and match the needs of those looking to stream.


‘Phase Zero’ of a New Ethereum Blockchain Could Go Live Next January   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

Ethereum may begin transitioning to its next-generation, proof-of-stake blockchain model at the beginning of next year – pending more tests, that is.


Bitcoin Logic: The Tactics Of Faketoshi Exposed by Craig Wright Himself   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: Self-professed Bitcoin creator and ‘Faketoshi’, Craig Wright, continued to give himself away in a blog post where he details the logic of false argumentation. Specifically, Wright takes aim at those who would seek to hide behind ad hominem attacks, and use misdirection to avoid the question at hand. That question, according to Wright, is the scaling of Bitcoin, which he states in between bouts of launching ad hominem attacks on everyone from Julian Assange, to Binance, to John McAfee. Here we have the manifestation of Wright’s logic in action. The real question is why he persists in The post Bitcoin Logic: The Tactics Of Faketoshi Exposed by Craig Wright Himself appeared first on CCN Markets


Bank of England Governor Says Facebook’s Libra Crypto Will Be Scrutinized   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency could be subject to the "highest standards" in global regulations, said Bank of England governor Mark Carney.


Facebook’s Libra Could Meet ‘Highest Standards’ in Regulation: BoE Governor   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency could be subject to the "highest standards" in global regulations, said Bank of England governor Mark Carney.


Japanese Manufacturers Enter Blockchain-Backed Data Sharing Arrangement   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

Overseen by the Industrial Value Chain Initiative, the blockchain project will connect 100 Japanese manufacturers to share information.


Facebook’s Crypto Libra & Corporate Blockchains: Existential Threats to Bitcoin?   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: When we think of Facebook entering the crypto space with Libra, we need to consider it holistically. There’s a lot more going on here than some social networking giant splashing around in the crypto space. There’s something much more significant we should think about: the litigation that comes along with major companies. Libra liabilities: Intellectual Property and Courtrooms To date, we’ve largely ignored this reality, but the truth is that Facebook and others entering the space brings its own set of challenges. For starters, there will be lawsuits. Somehow, someway, these companies will find themselves in court The post Facebook’s Crypto Libra & Corporate Blockchains: Existential Threats to Bitcoin? appeared first on CCN Markets


$200,000 in Bitcoin Seized in Dark Net Drug Probe   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

In total, authorities seized 20 kilograms of MDMA, over seven kilograms of Ketamine, over 10,000 Xanax pills, and more than $100,000 in cash.


Announcing the 2019 Bytom Global Dev Competition Commerce With $30,000 in First Prize Rewards   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

Bytom.io is set to kick off its highly acclaimed competition following the success of the previous 2018 Bytom Global Dev Competition held in Hangzhou China. This year’s Dev competition has an outstanding $100,000 in total prizes.  Bytom blockchain made the public announcement in the New York Blockchain Week. The announcement has draw talented devs from near and far including Taiwan, the US, and India. This year’s Bytom Global Dev Competition will take place in August, San Francisco, and registration is currently ongoing and set to end on August 2nd 2019, interested parties can Sign up here. Bytom’s competition is open The post Announcing the 2019 Bytom Global Dev Competition Commerce With $30,000 in First Prize Rewards appeared first on CCN Markets


Bitcoin Price Will ‘Easily’ Blast Beyond All-Time High Soon: Wall Street Analyst   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: Speaking to CNBC’s Futures Now, Fundstrat co-founder and head of research Thomas Lee said that considering the momentum of bitcoin, the dominant crypto asset is likely to take out its all-time high very soon. “Well, you know I think bitcoin ultimately becomes a reserve currency in crypto, bitcoin at $9,000 has only been at this level in four percent of its history. We’re deep into a bull market and people are pretty silent about it. I think bitcoin is easily going to take out its all-time high,” said Lee. #Bitcoin is blasting higher, and @fundstrat's Tom Lee The post Bitcoin Price Will ‘Easily’ Blast Beyond All-Time High Soon: Wall Street Analyst appeared first on CCN Markets


Watch Facebook’s Libra Videos: An Inside Look At the Calibra Wallet   (Coindesk - Jun 19)

Facebook provider primers for folks not quite up on their blockchain tech. Here are a few of the best.


‘Bitcoin Inventor’ Craig Wright’s Satoshi Lawsuit Mediation at ‘Impasse’   (Cryptocoinsnews - Jun 19)

By CCN Markets: Self-proclaimed “bitcoin inventor” Craig Wright attended a mediation conference in Miami related to his $10 billion lawsuit against the estate of deceased computer genius Dave Kleiman. Mediator: ‘We Are at an Impasse’ In a federal court filing dated June 18, the mediator noted that the parties were unable to resolve their lawsuit at mediation. “This case did not settle at the mediation. As a result, we are at an impasse.” Calvin Ayre: Craig Wright Is Satoshi Nakamoto Canadian crypto entrepreneur Calvin Ayre tweeted about the mediation moments after it ended. The conference occurred one day after a The post ‘Bitcoin Inventor’ Craig Wright’s Satoshi Lawsuit Mediation at ‘Impasse’ appeared first on CCN Markets