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Binance Announces Burn of Team's BNB Token Supply
Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance announced that it completed the eighth Binance Coin token burn and that it intends to also burn the tokens allocated to its team in an announcement published on July 11.
CFTC's New Chairman: Who Is Heath Tarbert, What He Thinks of Crypto?
July 15 will mark the first day in the office for the United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission's new chairman, Heath Tarbert.
Police Bust Chinese Bitcoin Mining Farm After Surge in Power Usage
Police in eastern China busted a bitcoin mining operation following a surge in local electricity usage, according to a wire report from Agence France-Press.
Wiki's Co-Founder Larry Sanger on Internet, Blockchain and Knowledge
Intellectual of the innovative industry, innovator of the concept of intellectuality, experimentator with technologies and educator by dedication, before co-founding Wikipedia in 2001, Larry Sanger studied and taught philosophy, being interested especially in epistemology - i.e., the science of knowledge.
Drafted "Keep Big Tech out of Finance" Act Surfaces Days Before Libra Hearings
A drafted bill entitled "Keep Big Tech out of Finance" has surfaced online, allegedly deriving from within the United States House of Representatives Financial Services Committee.
Bitcoin network hashrate sees fastest growth in history
The Bitcoin network hashrate reached its all-time high this month, reaching 74.5 EH/s on Jul.
Japan to Look Into the Impact of Facebook's Libra Ahead of G7
Japanese authorities are investigating the impact of Facebook's Libra stablecoin, The New York Times reported on July 12.
Bitcoin Falls under $11,450 as US Stock Market Sees Minor Downturn
Saturday, July 13 - Most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting losses on the day by press time, as Bitcoin fell below the $11,450 mark again.
Republic of Georgia Exempts Cryptocurrencies From Value-Added Tax
Republic of Georgia has exempted cryptocurrencies from value-added tax, as Bitcoin.com reported on July 13.
Real Estate Registry on Blockchain: Promise Land or Wishful Thinking?
Why have blockchain pilots in real estate abated somewhat? Those projects bump up against the fundamental inconsistency of blockchain and existing state system, and it seems they cannot confessed to this.
0x DEX Protocol Suspended Because of Vulnerability, Funds Safe
The Ethereum smart contract of 0x decentralized exchange protocol has been suspended after a vulnerability has been uncovered in its code, the project's team announced in a Medium post published on July 13.
Nouriel Roubini lost his cool during debate with BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes
The first videos of the highly anticipated debate between Dr. Nouriel Roubini and Arthur Hayes have been released, showing the affectionately called Dr. Doom losing his cool when the topic of Bitcoin's scalability was discussed.
Donald Trump: If Facebook wants to become a bank, they must be subjected to all banking regulations
U.S. President Donald Trump expressed his views on cryptocurrencies, saying that not only was he "Not a fan" of Bitcoin, he also believes Facebook's Libra will have little standing or dependability when launched.
Brazilian State Launches Blockchain Platform for Government Contract Bids
In Brazil, the state of Bahia has launched a blockchain application to track the process of public bidding on government contracts, according to a report by Cointelegraph Brazil on July 12.
Crypto Prediction Market and Derivatives Platform Veil Is Closing
Veil, the crypto-focused prediction market and derivatives platform, is closing its doors.
Ethereum Co-Founder Mihai Alisie Concerned Over Libra Centralization
Ethereum's co-founder Mihai Alisie is extremely concerned that Facebook is attempting to hoodwink regulators into approving a centralized "Cryptocurrency," according to a report by Bloomberg on July 11.
Co-Founder of Now-Defunct BitFunder Gets 14 Months Imprisonment
The operator of now-defunct Bitcoin exchange BitFunder, Jon Montroll, has received a 14 months prison sentence following federal charges of obstruction of justice and securities fraud, finance and trading industry news outlet FinanceFeeds reported on July 12.
Ethereum-Based Augur Enhancement App Veil Closes Up Shop
The Ethereum-based predictions platform Veil is shutting down, according to an official Medium post on July 11.As of July 11, no new markets will be added to the platform.
Algorand misrepresents its performance against Bitcoin
Blockchain startup Algorand cited incorrect Bitcoin stats while marketing its own network.
Binance pledges to burn its entire team allocation of BNB, over $2 billion to be burned
The world's leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance pledged to burn its entire team allocation of BNB, a token representing pseudo-equity in the exchange, which provides 'dividends' through burn appreciation and additional value in the Binance ecosystem.
IRS Confirms It Trained Staff on Finding Crypto Wallets
That's according to a slide deck presentation from an IRS cyber training session, which details a number of ways the agency's criminal investigators might find potential crypto tax cheats.
CEO of BitFunder Exchange Gets 14 Months in Prison for Fraud, Obstruction
Jon Montrol, the operator of defunct bitcoin-denominated trading platform BitFunder and WeExchange deposit service, was sentenced for securities fraud and obstruction of justice, according to a statement from the Southern District of New York.
?rueDigital Plans to Launch CFTC-Regulated Crypto Derivatives Exchange
New York-based financial technology firm trueDigital Holdings LLC is aiming to acquire the registrations of trueEX LLC in a bid to launch a fully-regulated crypto derivatives exchange, according to a press release published on July 12.
McAfee on BTC, Exile & the US: 'No Way the Current System Can Survive'
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Price Analysis 12/07: BTC, ETH, XRP, LTC, BCH, EOS, BNB, BSV, TRX, XLM
The bulls are currently attempting to rise back above the 50-day SMA. A breakout of the moving averages can result in a rally to $320.840.Conversely, if the ETH/USD pair reverses direction from the 50-day SMA or the 20-day EMA, it can correct to the next support at $226.58.
US Sanctions on Iran Crypto Mining
One of the most notable of these countries is Iran - which, since the Iran hostage crisis of 1979, has been on the receiving end of a long series of prohibitions, blocks and sanctions.
Prasos Secures Payment Institution License From Finnish Watchdog
Finland-based cryptocurrency firm Prasos has secured a payment institution license via the Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority.
Crypto Broker Prasos Wins EU Payment Institution License
A Finland-based firm offering cryptocurrency brokerage and exchange services has been granted a Payment Institution License in the EU. In an announcement Friday, Prasos Ltd. said that, with the news, it has become only the third crypto firm in Europe to receive the license.
Binance Destroys $26 Million Worth of Its Team's BNB Tokens
Binance, the world's top exchange by trading volume, says it has completed the eight quarterly "Burn" of Binance coin tokens.
Another Crypto Company Wants to Offer Bitcoin Derivatives in the US
Institutional digital assets platform trueDigital Holdings has announced plans to offer bitcoin derivatives for U.S. investors.