Ethereum

‘Phase Zero’ of a New Ethereum Blockchain Could Go Live Next January

The next major iteration of the ethereum blockchain – dubbed ethereum 2.0 – may see a partial launch as early as January 2020. Proposed by Ethereum Foundation researcher Justin Drake in a bi-weekly coordination call between ethereum 2.0 developers, the date suggestion was raised after affirming that a code freeze over the first iteration of […]

Ethereum Still Down 83% From ATH Begs the Question: When Altseason?

Austria Post Launches ‘Crypto Stamp’ Collectibles on the Ethereum Blockchain

Google Teaches Ethereum: Inside Google’s Cloud-Blockchain Ethereum Hybrid

Altcoins

Facebook Libra’s Stark Reminder: Mass Regulation Before Mass Bitcoin Adoption

Published: 20/06/2019 02:34 ET. Journalist: By CCN Markets: As expected, the US government has an interest in Facebook’s Libra project. The biggest regulatory organization in the world is sure to take notice when the world’s largest social network moves into the world of banking and personal finance. Suddenly, Blockchain is Legitimate Facebook’s aims are from […]

Japanese Watchdog Reports 69% Spike in Cryptocurrency Complaints

‘Satoshi’s Useful Idiot’ Zuckerberg Will Boost Bitcoin Price Beyond $20,000: Max Keiser

CME Bitcoin Institutional Interest Hits New Record – Up 80% YOY

Mining

US Regulator Fines and Suspends Former Banker for Mining Bitcoin

By CCN Markets: A former investment banker has been slapped with a fine and a suspension by self-regulatory body Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) for mining Bitcoin. According to the regulator, Kyung Soo Kim pursued outside business activity in December 2017 without giving his former employer a written notice. Kim is an ex-employee of Bank […]

Mining

Wasted Naysayers Continue to Flog Wasteful Energy-Consuming Bitcoin

By CCN Markets: Here we go again. Yet another article has surfaced taking potshots at the perceived threat of Bitcoin’s energy consumption. A recent article out of MIT Technology Review claims that: Mining Bitcoin is a hugely wasteful process. For miners to accrue more of the cryptocurrency, powerful computing hardware must solve increasingly difficult, and […]

Mining

Major African Insurer Refuses to Cover ‘Risky’ Crypto Mining Equipment

By CCN Markets: One of Africa’s largest insurer, Old Mutual, announced that it will no longer cover crypto mining equipment due to lack of regulation, wrote IOL on June 12. After researching the industry, the Pan-Africanist financial group discovered a number of reasons that prompted it to make the decision that will not sit well […]

Mining

CCN is Shutting Down after Google’s June 2019 Core Update

Dear readers, Let’s get straight to it. Google’s June 2019 Core Update rolled out on June 3th 2019 and CCN’s traffic from Google searches dropped more than 71% on mobile overnight. Our traffic has experienced a massive impact by Google’s June 2019 Core Update. Image from Sistrix.com. CCN’s visibility index on Sistrix.com shows how our […]

Blockchain

BTC2 Token Levels Bitcoin Fees with Bitcoin Cash

For Bitcoin maximalists who only want to pay Bitcoin Cash fees, SideShift AI has just launched a solution. So Many Questions… What Is SideShift AI? Best to start at the beginning, yes. SideShift AI is an automated coin swap, essentially allowing users to swap coins between chains. The application allows exchanges between over twenty different cryptocurrencies, […]

Facebook Unveils Wallet For Pseudo-Cryptocurrency ‘Libra’ – Site Crashes

Facebook’s ‘Silicon Valley Coin’ Is A Leap Towards Surveillance Capitalism

Ubisoft Developing Blockchain-Based Marketplace to Buy In-Game Items

Legal & General Partners with Amazon to Develop Blockchain System

Analysis

Binance Coin (BNB) Likely To Retrace In Days Ahead, Capped at $38

Binance Coin (BNB) steady The road to compliance demands aligning with regulators’ needs. The loss of US clients is a blow to Binance and BNB. However, the decision will be beneficial in the long term as Binance restructure, leaning towards regulatory compliance. From the charts, BNB is stable. Nonetheless, it is the second worst performing […]

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Fresh 2019 High On The Cards?

Crypto Market Showing Positive Signs: Bitcoin Cash, EOS, TRX, ADA Analysis

Ripple (XRP) Price Analysis: Recovery Facing Key Hurdles

Ethereum (ETH) Price Climbing Higher: Can Bulls Break $275 This Time?