Monthly Archives: August 2018

Viabtc CEO Proposes BCH Organization to Establish Standards

News On August 31 the CEO of the firm Viabtc, Haipo Yang, published a blog post proposing the establishment of a standardization organization like the World Wide Web’s W3C consortium. Haipo Yang wants to start a similar group called the Bitcoin Cash Standard Organization (BCSO) in order to create standards and achieve better transparency when it comes to BCH consensus proposals. Also read: How to Monitor the BCH Stress Test and Get Involved Viabtc’s Haipo Yang Proposes to Initiate a Standardization Group Called the Bitcoin Cash Standard Organization […]

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Kiev’s Bessarabsky Market Accepts Cryptocurrencies for Groceries

News Bessarabsky market, a landmark of Ukraine’s capital, is introducing crypto payments. Fruits and vegetables are already sold for a number of cryptocurrencies including bitcoin cash (BCH). The initiative to offer the alternative payment option aims to show how simple it is to use cryptocurrency in everyday life.   Also read: New Bill Clarifies Crypto Taxation in Poland BCH and BTC Accepted for Fruits and Vegetables Kiev’s historic Bessarabsky market, an indoor marketplace located in the center of the capital city, is accepting cryptocurrencies, the public communal […]

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ETC and DASH Top Ten

Markets and Prices During August, the monthly volume posted by the majority of leading cryptocurrency markets continued to decline. Despite such, the ETC and Dash markets again defied the trend to post an increase in trade volume, with XRP also bucking the downward trend this month. Also Read: 160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter Japanese Market, Regulator Reveals Top 5 Most Traded Cryptocurrency Markets Posts Month-Over-Month Decline in Volume Trade volume for BTC pairings declined by 5.34% during August – falling from $131 billion USD last month to […]

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A Complete A-Z of Stablecoins

Altcoins Stablecoins have proliferated this year, so much so that it’s been hard to keep track of them all. In a bid to remedy that, news.Bitcoin.com has compiled a list of all stablecoins that are currently tradable – plus several others that are on their way. This is the ultimate A-Z of stablecoins. For now, at least. Also read: An In-Depth Look at the Cryptocurrency Economy’s ‘Stablecoin’ Trend B is for Basis Basis, formerly known as Basecoin, is the hottest new stablecoin in town. It’s attracted investment […]

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The Daily: Cboe Close to Ether Futures, Brave Boasts Millions of Downloads

The Daily Cboe is getting closer to launching ether futures and we’ve covered the report in The Daily. Also, Brave has reported 10 million downloads of the Android version of its privacy-oriented browser, the Russian telecom regulator says it would unban Telegram if the messenger follows court orders, and IOTA Foundation has released its Trinity desktop wallet app in beta. Also read: Huobi Nears Backdoor Listing, Musk Still Loves Scambots Report: Cboe to Launch Ether Futures in 2018 The US-based exchange behind the first bitcoin (BTC) futures, […]

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Wormhole Developers Address Rumors Concerning Protocol Security

Technology & Security On August 1 news.Bitcoin.com reported on the Wormhole project and the BCH burned to create Wormhole Cash (WHC) tokens. Since then there’s been a lot happening in the BCH environment, and Wormhole developers have felt the need to address the public with a statement concerning rumors spreading regarding the security of the protocol. The Wormhole creators “welcome any constructive suggestions,” but “find no real evidence” to the recent rumors. Also read: How to Monitor the BCH Stress Test and Get Involved Wormhole Developers Address Circulating Concerns and […]

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160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter Japanese Market, Regulator Reveals

Regulation Japan’s top financial regulator has revealed exclusively to news.Bitcoin.com the number of crypto exchanges seeking to enter the Japanese market. The agency also confirms the number of existing exchanges that have exited the industry, leaving only three applications currently being reviewed. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Three Quasi-Operators Are Left Cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan are licensed by the country’s top financial regulator, the Financial Services Agency (FSA). The FSA has licensed 16 crypto exchanges so far. In addition, it has allowed 16 […]

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Meet the New Sentiment Analysis Tools Empowering Smarter Trading

Markets and Prices The field of sentiment analysis (SA) is evolving rapidly. Since news.Bitcoin.com last covered the subject in May, two new platforms have emerged, each claiming to offer smarter tools to facilitate more informed trading. Gathering accurate sentiment from the web and then using it to create actionable insights is a complex task, but the developers behind Predicoin and Augmento are confident they’ve made a breakthrough.  Also read: Sentiment Analysis Is the Best Trading Tool You’re Not Using Mining for Feels Is Big Business Gauging the […]

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Yahoo! Finance Rolls Out Bitcoin Core, Ethereum, Litecoin Trading

Exchanges “The virus is spreading,” tweeted Morgan Creek Digital’s Founder & Partner Anthony Pompliano at the news Yahoo! Finance (YF) had integrated bitcoin core (BTC), ethereum (ETH), and litecoin (LTC) into their trading platform. He was one of many enthusiasts to insist the event was an important step in the quest for mass cryptocurrency adoption. Also read: Venezuela Loves Dash: Altcoin Surges 30% on Adoption Push Yahoo! Finance Integrates Bitcoin Core, Ethereum, Litecoin Trading “You can now buy Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin on Yahoo Finance,” Mr. Pompliano […]

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Korean Province to Replace Local Currencies With Crypto

Finance An eastern South Korean province plans to issue its own cryptocurrency to replace the local currencies of its nine cities, according to local media. An exchange will be established for the new crypto. The coins can be used for payments within the province and merchants can accept them using smartphone QR codes. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Korean Province to Issue Own Crypto Gyeongsangbuk-do. The South Korean province of Gyeongsangbuk-do has revealed that the effort to replace local currencies with a cryptocurrency […]

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