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Skirting the Great Wall: The Chequered Saga of Crypto in China, 2018
In the aftermath of September 2017's historic ban on initial coin offerings, and the banishment of domestic crypto trading platforms, a resourceful crypto community was already showing signs of devising multiple means of circumventing the authorities' increasingly draconian actions.
HSBC India Completes Joint Blockchain-Enabled Transaction With India Holding Giant RIL
The Indian subsidiary of major global banking and financial services firm HSBC and India's holding giant Reliance Industries have completed a blockchain-enabled trade finance transaction, Indian business newspaper The Hindu Business Line reports Sunday, Nov. 4.The blockchain-powered letter of credit transaction, reportedly the first of its kind in India, involved export by RIL to U.S. client Tricon Energy, which sufficiently reduced both the time and costs of processing documentation.
Builders on Wall Street: Bitcoin Devs Host Lightning Hack Day
The Lightning Hackday, which took place in the heart of Wall Street on October 27th and 28th, was all-in-all more of a community-led endeavor with a heavy coding twist.
Why Blockchains Struggle to Gain Traction in Enterprises
The Y2K program came about because software developers assumed, in the early days of computing, that newer, better enterprise systems would come along very soon and that their efficient two-digit date systems would be replaced long before the year 2000 came along.
Ledger Nano S Announces Support for IOTA
IOTA Foundation, a non-profit organization focused on distributed ledger technology and permissionless ecosystem development recently collaborated with Ledger, the cryptocurrency and blockchain security leader, to integrate IOTA tokens with Ledger's secure hardware wallets for cryptocurrencies.
Google Play Store Hosted App Found Hacking Crypto Login Credentials
A video published Thursday by security researcher Lukas Stefanko exposed a malicious app hosted on the Google Play store that distributes malware onto unsuspecting user's mobile devices.
New Cryptopunk Game: Players Fight in Futuristic Post-Apocalyptic World to Get Real Prizes
A new mobile "Multi-blockchain" game, supporting a whole range of different cryptocurrencies, is ready to be launched in late November 2018.
Top Crypto Performers Overview: Bitcoin Cash, Stellar, Monero, EOS, Ripple, ARK
Bitcoin turned ten on Oct. 31, but there were no fireworks to mark the celebrations: the cryptocurrencies continue to trade in a tight range.
Sign of Bear Market: "Blockchain" Takes Over "Crypto" on Google Trends
On Google Trends, the keyword "Blockchain" has surpassed "Crypto" in popularity in recent months, suggesting that the demand for the asset class has dropped in comparison to the underlying technology.
Crypto Markets See Mixed Signals While BCH and XLM Grow Significantly
Saturday, Nov. 3: crypto markets have seen mixed signals over the day, with most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies by market cap experiencing.
Lack of Diversity in Ethereum Smart Contracts Pose Risks to Whole Ecosystem, Report Says
A lack of diversity of Ethereum smart contracts poses a threat to Ethereum blockchain ecosystem, according to research by a group of analysts from Northeastern University and the University of Maryland released on Oct. 31.
New Whiteblock Research Casts Doubt on EOS Claims, Says EOS is "Not a Blockchain"
Blockchain testing solutions provider Whiteblock has announced the successful completion of the first ever independent test of the EOS platform, throwing up a set of results with potentially seismic implications for the network, which has been marketed as the "Ethereum killer" as well as the wider cryptosphere.
Amsterdam Businesses Threatened with Grenades if Bitcoin Ransom Not Paid
Multiple Amsterdam businesses received emails threatening them with hand grenades or shootings if they do not pay €50,000 in bitcoins to the sender, the NLTimes reported on Oct. 31.Bitcoin 'Terrorists' Threaten Amsterdam Coffeeshops with Bullets and Grenades.
Russian State Duma Committee Considers Launch of Central Bank-Issued Stablecoin
The chairman of Russia's State Duma Committee on Financial Markets has claimed that the entity is considering the launch of state-backed cryptocurrency pegged to the Russian ruble, Russian radio news station Govorit Moskva reported Friday, Nov. 2.
Precious Ledgers: Why Blockchain Is the Right Fit for Gold and Diamonds
Blockchain has been pioneering both gold and diamond industries - complex ecosystems that heavily rely on supply chains, where cargo passes through dozens of geographical locations before arriving at its destination.
Bitcoin Brought Us a New World We Could Have Only Imagined
In the 10 years since the bitcoin white paper was released, our understanding of the world around us has changed.
Night of the Living HODLers: Halloween 2018's Best Crypto Costumes
The cryptocurrency and blockchain communities got into the Halloween spirit this week - and as shown on social media, more than a few people went out in style.
Hong Kong Unveils Regulatory "Sandbox" for Cryptocurrency Trading Platforms and Exchanges
Hong Kong unveiled a new set of regulations aimed at governing the local cryptocurrency trading and funding market in a move that seeks to improve investor protection and the city's status as a premier financial hub.
IOTA Collaborating With Car API Development Company HIGH MOBILITY
HIGH MOBILITY and the IOTA Foundation both sign a Memorandum of Understanding to collaborate on the integration of IOTA content, blueprints and tutorials into HIGH MOBILITY´s developer platform.
Tether Clears Air with New Banking Partner and Balance Sheet
In an apparent attempt to bring an end to USDT's unrelenting solvency saga, Tether Limited has procured a new banking partner and laid bare its "Portfolio" reserves in an account statement dated Oct. 31.We are pleased to be able to confirm that Tether has an account with Deltec Bank & Trust Limited https://t.
Hedge Fund Believes Bitcoin Proves "Quality" in Bear Market, But Altcoins Show More Return Potential
The scores of cryptocurrency hedge funds setting up shop in late-2017, during the infamous bull run, are facing an existential crisis after plunging prices, low investor interest, and poor fundamental growth in the broader cryptocurrency industry.
Crypto Markets Keep Trading Sideways, With Slight Gains Among the Top 20 Coins
Nov. 2: Cryptocurrency markets have continued trading slightly in the green today, remaining relatively quiet with moderate gains throughout the top 20 coins.
Report: Israeli Projects Raised Over $600 Million via ICOs as of Q3 2018
Israel-based projects have raised over $600 million through Initial Coin Offerings as of the third quarter of 2018, according to report by cryptocurrency analytics firm One Alpha released Nov. 2.
Coinbase Launches Support for Basic Attention Token
Major U.S. cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has announced it is accepting inbound transfers of Basic Attention Token to Coinbase Pro, according to a blog post published Nov. 2.
Nasdaq Wants to Help Eradicate Fraud in the Crypto Market
On Nov. 1st, Stock exchange giant Nasdaq Inc. released a paper announcing the intent to use the anti-fraud tools it's developed for conventional exchanges to aid in stamping out crypto fraud.
SEC Report Notes 'Dozens' of Investigations Into ICOs at End of Fiscal Year
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's Enforcement Division has released its annual enforcement report for the 2018 fiscal year, Friday, Nov. 2.
There's a New Plan to Build the Hardware for Ethereum 2.0
The Ethereum Foundation is funding efforts to create specializing mining hardware in partnership with blockchain data storage network Filecoin.
Coinbase Adds Browser Startup Brave's Token to Pro Trading Platform
Coinbase's professional trading platform has added support for browser startup Brave's Basic Attention Token.
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, TRON: Price Analysis, November 2
We anticipate a trend reversal above $250. Therefore, traders can buy on a close above $250 with the stop at $188. The first target is a move to $322.If the ETH/USD pair turns down from either of the overhead resistances and breaks $188, it can retest the support at $167.32, below which the fall can extend to $136. We suggest traders wait for the breakout before initiating any long position because the price action inside the range can be random and volatile.
Ethereum Remains Monopolistic Platform for ICOs; Stellar, NEO Follow Lead
Despite the declining number of ICOs, Ethereum is still dominant in the sector as it is used by more than 85 percent of all ICOs, leaving Stellar and NEO far behind.