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Polychain CEO Says Facebook's Rumored Stablecoin Blockchain Should Be Public
Polychain Capital CEO Olaf Carlson-Wee thinks Facebook would be smart to build its stablecoin on a public, open blockchain infrastructure.
Ethereum technical analysis against Bitcoin and USD suggest a strong uptrend may come next week
As the market continues to climb on its rally from December lows, several of the high cap coins have been noticeably quiet-including Ethereum.
2020 Presidential Hopeful Andrew Yang Says Regulators 'Owe' Clarity on Rules for Crypto Industry
Presidential contender Andrew Yang took the stage at Consensus 2019 on Wednesday, facing a friendly crowd as he discussed bitcoin, blockchain and his bid for the White House.
Reserve CEO Predicts Central Banks Will Tokenize, Still Room for Stablecoins
CEO Nevin Freeman of stablecoin startup Reserve predicts that central banks will tokenize their currency at some point, but stablecoins will likely still have an advantage in offering privacy.
Bitcoin Cash Experiences Bug During Scheduled Hard Fork Upgrade
In the course of a planned hard fork update, the bitcoin cash network experienced difficulties processing transactions, cryptocurrency exchange BitMEX tweeted on May 15.
Bitcoin Touches $8,200, Gold Hits Its Highest Point Since April
The leading digital currency bitcoin is up over 4% on the day, trading at $8,135 at press time after reaching above $8,200.
Huobi Launches OTC Desk for Institutional Investors
Major global crypto exchange Huobi has launched a regulated over-the-counter trading desk for institutional investors, according to a blog post on May 15.The new OTC crypto trading platform, Huobi OTC Desk, is fully regulated by the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission, and enables major fiat-to-crypto and crypto-to-crypto trading pairs.
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, EOS, Binance Coin, Stellar, Cardano, TRON: Price Analysis May 15
Any dip is likely to find support at $200 and below it at the 20-day EMA. Our bullish view will be invalidated if the ETH/USD pair plummets below the 20-day EMA.XRP/USDRipple soared on May 14 and broke out of the overhead resistance of $0.33108 and $0.37835.
Report: Bitcoin's Recent Surge Due its Maturation as an Asset
New data suggests that bitcoin's growth is explained by its maturation as an asset based on conversations surrounding the leading cryptocurrency, Bloomberg reported on May 15.Bloomberg cited a report from web intelligence platform Indexica, that developed an index based on natural language processing of textual documents in an effort to explain bitcoin's recent surge.
Blockchain Infrastructure Firm Blockstream Launches Security Token Platform
Blockchain infrastructure firm Blockstream announced the launch of its security token platform in a press release shared with Cointelegraph on May 15.Per the announcement, the new Liquid Securities platform is a solution for businesses to issue security tokens on the Liquid Network.
Crypto Exchange Seed CX Adds Support for Three Stablecoins
Chicago-based crypto exchange Seed CX has announced support for stablecoins Paxos, USD Coin, and TrueUSD in a press release on May 14.The new stablecoin additions can be traded for U.S. dollars starting May 17, and the exchange is aiming to roll out trading pairs between the stablecoins and other fiat currencies such as the euro in the near future.
Goodbye bear market? Top bitcoin analyst says bull season is 99% in
Willy Woo, a cryptocurrency analyst, says that even in modest estimations, data shows that the bull season is 99 percent in.
Bitcoin Cash exploit cripples network during scheduled hardfork upgrade
A bug was reportedly exploited on Bitcoin Cash during a scheduled hardfork upgrade of the protocol.
The World's Fifth-Largest Electrical Company Is Using an Ethereum Dapp
One of the world's largest electrical companies is teaming up with ethereum app iExec on a new test.
Bitcoin Cash's Scheduled Hard Fork Tripped Up By Software Bug
A system-wide upgrade otherwise known as a hard fork appears to have split the bitcoin cash network in two.
Study Finds Most Ransomware Solutions Just Pay Out Crypto
A study by ProPublica found that most ransomware solutions providers have one weird trick for getting rid of hackers - paying them off.
Bitcoin Falls Under $8,000 Again as US Stock Market Sees Discrete Gains
Wednesday, May 15 - most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting moderate gains on the day by press time, as bitcoin has fallen below the $8,000 mark again.
Brian Armstrong: Coinbase Custody Has $1 Billion of Crypto Under Management
During an on-stage discussion at Consensus, Brian Armstrong, CEO of major United States cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, said that its custody service has already received $1 billion in crypto under management.
Fidelity Investments Seeks Talent for Its Digital Assets Division
American investment management company Fidelity Investments is seeking talent for its digital asset wing, Fidelity Digital Assets, according to the company's job offer listing.
Three ways to prevent exchange hacks-how 3FA can foil cryptocurrency exchange robberies
The recent hack of the world's biggest cryptocurrency exchange, Binance, highlights the need for heightened security in the crypto space.
Congressman Emmer to Reintroduce Tax Bill Focused on Crypto Hard Forks
U.S. Representative Tom Emmer plans to reintroduce a bill that would benefit taxpayers who hold cryptocurrency resulting from blockchain network splits, or hard forks.
Free Markets and the Future of Blockchain
J. Christopher Giancarlo is Chairman at U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the agency of the US government that regulates futures and options markets.
Crypto Exchange Binance Restarting Services After Post-Hack Upgrade
Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has announced that it is back online after completing a security upgrade prompted by a recent hack.
Upbit Operator Dunamu Invested $46 Million in Blockchain Startups in Last Year
South Korean fintech firm Dunamu, operator of cryptocurrency exchange Upbit, says it invested 55 billion won in 26 blockchain startups over the past year.
Staking-as-a-Service Startup Raises $2 Million From DHVC, Plug and Play
InfStones, a Silicon Valley staking startup, has raised a $2 million seed round to expand its block-producing capacity in proof-of-stake networks.
Blockstream Launches Security Token Platform on Bitcoin Sidechain
Bitcoin startup Blockstream is launching a platform that lets users launch their own tokens by utilizing its bitcoin sidechain, Liquid.
Coinbase Custody Now Has $1 Billion of Crypto Under Management, CEO Says
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong said the exchange's custody service, Coinbase Custody, has $1 billion in assets under management in just 12 months after launch.
Blockchain Project Thundercore Releases Code for 'Pala' Consensus Protocol
Public blockchain platform provider ThunderCore has just released proof-of-concept code for a new consensus protocol, dubbed Pala, on GitHub.
Opera Web Browser Crypto Wallet Launches Support for Tron, TRC-Standard Tokens
Web browser Opera has added support for tron and TRC-standard tokens to its built-in crypto wallet, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph on May 15.
US Regulator Joins Canada in Fining Blockchain Firm CEO for Securities Act Violation
Blockchain entrepreneur Alex Tapscott has been fined $25,000 by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission according to a filing on May 14.Tapscott is the CEO of NextBlock Global, and in the filing, the SEC said neither the Canadian company nor its securities had ever been registered with the commission.