All Market Cap: $224,292,571,010    •    Total Volume: $1,047,544,001    •    Bitcoin: $115,845,295,660    •    Altcoin: $108,447,275,350    •    BTC Dominance: 51.6%

Content Creators on YouTube, Twitch, and Wikipedia Can Now Accept Ripple (XRP)

Content creators on the internet will now be able to accept payments in XRP tokens directly from their users. The tipping-for-content has become possible because of Coil, the brainchild of Stefan Thomas, the former CTO of Ripple Labs. The San Francisco company has launched the beta version of its browser extension app of the sameThe post Content Creators on YouTube, Twitch, and Wikipedia Can Now Accept Ripple (XRP) appeared first on CCN


Three Pro-Cryptocurrency Bills to Be Introduced to Congress

Three pieces of legislation will be brought before Congress by the co-chair of the Congressional Blockchain Caucus. Their intent is to streamline the growing industry by introducing concise and transparent guidelines for businesses and investors, while also providing a safe harbor for taxpayers who use cryptocurrencies.    Accelerating the Development of Blockchain Tech Congressman Tom Emmer (R-MN) announced September 21 that he will be introducing three bills aimed at supporting blockchain technology and digital currencies.Read MoreThe post Three Pro-Cryptocurrency Bills to Be Introduced to Congress appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.


Bitcoin Glyphs Added to Apple’s Shortcuts Application

Apple recently introduced a new lineup of iPhones and its new operating system iOS 12. Moreover, four days ago the company also updated its Siri extension called the ‘Shortcuts’ application with two new Bitcoin glyphs available. Also read: Critical Bug Found in Bitcoin Core Invokes the Multiple Client Argument Two New Bitcoin Glyphs Slowly but surely […]The post Bitcoin Glyphs Added to Apple’s Shortcuts Application appeared first on Bitcoin News.


From Adoption to FOMO: Reasons Behind Ripple’s Leap

What could possibly drive Ripple’s price so high? Here are some theories


Bitcoin ATM CEO: Cryptocurrency Needs Regulation to Survive

In an exclusive interview with CCN, the CEO of the world’s largest Bitcoin ATM network took a hard stance against those who believe in a world where Bitcoin and its peers can survive unregulated. Sheffield Clark, whose company — Coinsource — recently installed 17 new Bitcoin ATMs in Florida, stated that cryptocurrency is not aThe post Bitcoin ATM CEO: Cryptocurrency Needs Regulation to Survive appeared first on CCN


Kraken, cryptocurrency, and a decline in New York’s power?

The New York Attorney General’s office has words for exchanges such as Kraken this week. But what power does it have, when exchanges give New York a miss? The recently published report from New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood following an investigation into cryptocurrency platforms made for worrying reading for many. Those on the outside […]The post Kraken, cryptocurrency, and a decline in New York’s power? appeared first on CryptoNewsReview.


Brazil’s Biggest Brokerage is Officially Joining the Cryptocurrency Markets

Brazil’s largest independent brokerage is the latest example of a retail stock exchange to enter the cryptocurrency markets amidst a growing movement for stock exchanges to offer retail investors access to cryptocurrencies. Grupo XP, the owner of XP Investmentos SA, the largest independent brokerage in Brazil, announced that they would be moving into the cryptocurrency...The post Brazil’s Biggest Brokerage is Officially Joining the Cryptocurrency Markets appeared first on NewsBTC.


Exit Scam in Wonderland: Bitconnect’s Tentacles From Texas to Gujarat

Cointelegraph traces Bitconnect’s tangle of high crimes and misdemeanours in the Indian state of Gujarat


Exchanges Round-Up: Circle Invest Adds Four Alts, Stockholm IT Announces Crypto Fund

In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency exchanges, Circle Invest has added Eos, 0x, Stellar, and Qtum to its platform, Stockholm IT, a Frankfurt-listed company that has seen its share value drop over 99% since launch, has announced plans for a cryptocurrency fund, and Btse has launched its over-the-counter (OTC) trading platform. Also Read: Taiwanese Candidate Accepts […]The post Exchanges Round-Up: Circle Invest Adds Four Alts, Stockholm IT Announces Crypto Fund appeared first on Bitcoin News.


Bitcoin Scam: India’s Enforcement Directorate Attaches Assets Worth $6 Million in Fraud Case Tied to Amit Bhardwaj

India’s economic intelligence agency, ED (Enforcement Directorate) in a swift action, has moved to attach immovable properties and bank balance worth $6 Million in the country’s biggest Bitcoin fraud case involving $278 Million. In what is perhaps India’s biggest Bitcoin fraud, thousands of innocent investors were duped to the tune of 80,000 Bitcoins. The case...The post Bitcoin Scam: India’s Enforcement Directorate Attaches Assets Worth $6 Million in Fraud Case Tied to Amit Bhardwaj appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.


Bitcoin Price Watch: Decisions Delayed and a New Reputation for Tether

A lot’s happening in the bitcoin space. For one thing, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has pushed their decision-making process regarding the VanEck SolidX bitcoin ETF to December. Previously, they had scheduled their decision for September 30 – approximately eight days from now – which, in turn, was a delay of its previous timeframe. […]The post Bitcoin Price Watch: Decisions Delayed and a New Reputation for Tether appeared first on NullTX.


Interview: Former Huobi US Compliance Chief Talks NY Cryptocurrency Exchange Report

Harry Zhou, former general counsel and compliance officer for Huobi US, spoke with CCN about the latest report from New York’s attorney general on cryptocurrency exchanges. Zhou helped set up the legal framework in New York for cryptocurrency exchanges, namely the application and regulations for the BitLicense. He represented Huobi for comments on the BitLicense proposalThe post Interview: Former Huobi US Compliance Chief Talks NY Cryptocurrency Exchange Report appeared first on CCN


Switzerland Fights to Keep its Crypto Companies

More than 500 blockchain and cryptocurrency startups have found a home in Switzerland. The country hopes to become the ultimate blockchain capital of the world. The country has introduced a new plan to strengthen the previously edgy relationship between cryptocurrency startups and Swiss banks. New Guidelines for Banks Who Want to Befriend Cryptocurrencies According to Reuters, The Swiss Bankers Association (SBA) released a set of guidelines Friday targeting the Swiss banks interested in collaborating withRead MoreThe post Switzerland Fights to Keep its Crypto Companies appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.


Crypto Millionaires Go All Out on Spending Their Newfound Wealth

Despite market turbulence in 2018, cryptocurrency millionaires are still out in force spending their money on everything from fancy clothes, fast cars, exquisite houses, and lots of flashy jewelry. And many of them have no qualms about showing off their wealth on social media.


Crypto Prices Will Slowly Recover: Expert Weighs in on the Digital Coin Market

The 2018 crypto bear phase is probably the most difficult period that cryptocurrencies have gone through in their journey. After hitting all-time highs in December 2017, the prices have remained disappointingly low, shaving off over 50 percent of the gains. On Thursday, Sept. 20, most cryptocurrencies appeared to be in the green. However, a cryptocurrency […]Crypto Prices Will Slowly Recover: Expert Weighs in on the Digital Coin Market was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.


Co-Founder of Gulf Blockchain Foundation Doesn’t See Strong Future for Crypto in Qatar

The co-founder of the Gulf Blockchain Foundation has said Qatar’s supply chains can benefit from the use of the blockchain, but doesn’t see a strong future for crypto in the region at the moment. Blockchain Use Cases in Qatar Nick Gorman, co-founder of the Gulf Blockchain Foundation, made his comments during a seminar yesterday. In...The post Co-Founder of Gulf Blockchain Foundation Doesn’t See Strong Future for Crypto in Qatar appeared first on NewsBTC.


Tether Has No Real Impact on Bitcoin price: University Researcher

Contrary to the somewhat-popular idea that tether (USDT) issuance is used to manipulate crypto markets by boosting the price of bitcoin, a new academic study by researcher Wang Chun Wei of the University of Queensland Business School shows that the most widely-used stablecoin in fact has a negligible effect. Tether and the 2017 Bitcoin PriceThe post Tether Has No Real Impact on Bitcoin price: University Researcher appeared first on CCN


SEC Orders Proceedings to Rule on ETF, Seeks Further Feedback

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has published an “order instituting proceedings to determine whether to approve or disapprove” the proposed Vaneck Solidx bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF). The SEC is asking for further public feedback on issues pertaining to concerns regarding the bitcoin market’s perceived vulnerability to manipulation. Also Read: Turkey Finance Minister Embraces […]The post SEC Orders Proceedings to Rule on ETF, Seeks Further Feedback appeared first on Bitcoin News.


Top 6 Cryptocurrencies With the Highest Transaction Volume – 2018 Week 40 Edition

Determining the popularity of a specific currency can be done in many different ways. Just because a network generates a lot of transactions does not mean value is being transferred across the blockchain. The following six currencies transaction the highest amount of value in a 24-hour period as of right now. It will be interesting […]The post Top 6 Cryptocurrencies With the Highest Transaction Volume – 2018 Week 40 Edition appeared first on NullTX.


7 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Vitalik Buterin

Vitalik Buterin, the brain behind the Ethereum project, is one of the most significant figures in today’s crypto ecosystem. His involvement in the Blockchain industry started in 2011. Since then, he has managed to assert himself as a force to be reckoned with in the cryptocurrency industry.  In the following article, we will list seven […]The post 7 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Vitalik Buterin appeared first on CryptoPotato.


Premier League’s Newcastle United FC Turns Down Sporty Co., No ICO Launch Planned for the Magpies

What a day it has been for Sporty Co.! Not to be confused with the UK sports retailer, this company is dedicated to helping sports teams develop decentralized currencies, very much the same concept that the PSG deal with Socios.com implicates. In this case, though, the potential partnerships between Sporty Co. and the British clubs […]Premier League’s Newcastle United FC Turns Down Sporty Co., No ICO Launch Planned for the Magpies was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.


Brave Browser Taps Blockchain Identity Startup Civic for Secure KYC

Cryptocurrency-funded web browser Brave has announced that it will collaborate with Civic, the blockchain identity platform, on a project that will bring the latter’s identity verification services to publishers on the Brave platform. Under this framework, Brave-verified publishers will be able to confirm their identity using Civic’s technology, and thus gain secure access to theirThe post Brave Browser Taps Blockchain Identity Startup Civic for Secure KYC appeared first on CCN


Crypto Markets See Mixed Signals, Ethereum Beats Ripple by Market Cap

Crypto markets are holding recent gains, with Ethereum taking back the second position on the market over XRP by market cap


Coinbase Clarifies That They Do Not Facilitate Proprietary Trading

In a new blog post, Coinbase targeted the media, which wrongfully reported that the exchange engaged in proprietary trade. The exchange said that it welcomes the New York Virtual Markets Integrity Report but is uncomfortable with inaccurate media coverage. The post further noted that Coinbase intends to correct the record. What Went Wrong With the Media […]Coinbase Clarifies That They Do Not Facilitate Proprietary Trading was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.


What are the Elusive Technical Developers Doing During the Recent Blockchain Market Downturn?

One year after the start of the most memorable bull run, the blockchain industry remains in a downtrend.The post What are the Elusive Technical Developers Doing During the Recent Blockchain Market Downturn? appeared first on CoinSpeaker.


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