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Two Massachusetts men were arrested for allegedly taking over victims’ social media accounts and stealing cryptocurrency by using SIM swapping


Vo1t, a security ecosystem offering custody and yield services for digital assets, andCurv, a cloud-based institutional digital asset wallet service, today announced a strategic partnership to provide Multi-Party Computation (MPC) protocol security and offline storage. The hybrid wallet established by the two parties utilizes Curv’s cryptography and policy engine to establish a mathematically secure framework […] - :



Bitcoin (BTC) has been caught in a period of sideways trading over the past several days and weeks, as it has been unable to garner any significant and sustainable upwards momentum in spite of the strong support that it has established at $8,700. Bitcoin’s open interest, however, may point to an underlying strength for the - The post appeared first on newsbtc




President Xi of China’s announcement that blockchain should be a strategic goal has accelerated the expansion of Outlier Ventures, Europe’s first venture firm and incubator dedicated to blockchain technology – into China, promising the early indicators for thawing of crypto winter. The announcement from President Xi Jinping, that blockchain should be a strategic goal for […] - :



Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz leads a $25 million funding round for crypto lending startup Compound


Despite today’s death cross between the 50 and 200-DMA, Bitcoin price can bounce to $9.1K, several key indicators suggest


Walmart Canada has just announced what it describes as the world’s “first enterprise full production blockchain solution launched at a large scale mission-critical function”. The network will allow for information sharing and collaboration between 70 third-party trucking companies serving the company. The blockchain system has been a collaboration between Walmart Canada and DLT Labs. It - The post appeared first on newsbtc




Walmart Canada and DLT Labs, a developer of enterprise blockchain solutions and technologies, today announced the launch of Walmart Canada’s blockchain-based freight and payment network, the world’s largest full production blockchain solution for any industrial application. The new system uses distributed ledger technology to track deliveries, verify transactions, and automate payments and reconciliation among Walmart […] - :



OneCoin co-founder Ignatov pleaded guilty to role in OneCoin, disclosing more details about his missing accomplice and sister Ruja Ignatova


Bitcoin Suisse, a crypto-financial solutions provider, today announced that the Bitcoin Suisse Vault, its proprietary institutional-grade solution for crypto-asset custody has successfully completed a series of independent audits including ISAE 3402 reporting. This is the second round of audits, which the Bitcoin Suisse Vault has undergone, after reviews were successfully conducted in 2018. The technology […] - :




Tax law surrounding crypto assets is currently convoluted and confusing, even despite Congress demanding the IRS clarify the law, and the IRS taking steps to provide more clarity to crypto investors in the United States. However, given some recent comments from an IRS official regarding like-kind exchanges, crypto investors based in the US may want - The post appeared first on newsbtc


SpectroCoin, a bitcoin and cryptocurrency payments service company, announced today its SpectroCoin card is back and now available in 30 European countries. Over a year ago, the company’s partners stopped offering payment cards. Since then the SpectroCoin team has focused its efforts on bringing back its popular card with a new issuer. Now, SpectroCoin has […] - :




Unstoppable Domains, a software company building domains on the blockchain, today announced an additional $1,000,000 to help wallets, browsers and DApps integrate blockchain-based domains. Blockchain domains improve user experiences in wallets by replacing cryptocurrency addresses with a human, readable name. The same domain can be used to simplify cryptocurrency payments and to build an uncensorable […] - :






F2Pool, a leading Bitcoin, Ethereum and cryptocurrency mining pool, announced today that it has launched a new BTC mining pool server in Moscow. The goal of the new location is to better serve the needs of F2Pool’s growing customer base in the region. “Russia and the CIS region has been one of the most important […] - :


It's one of the largest venture capital investments in a decentralized finance (DeFi) startup to date.



One of the most significant developments of the past few months in the crypto sphere has been the potential initial public offering of Bitcoin miner maker Canaan. The company is the second-biggest company in the category, and its IPO is all set to be one of the biggest events in the crypto space this year. - In a new development, the company stated that it wishes to raise as much as $100 million from its IPO in the United States. The statement is a bullish one and goes to show that the company is highly optimistic about ... - - - - Get latest on bitcoin, ethereum, initial coin offerings, ICOs, ethereum and all other cryptocurrencies. Learn How to trade on cryptocurrency exchanges. - All content provided by Crypto Currency News is subject to our and .


The leading crypto asset by market cap, Bitcoin, has had a confusing year thus far. The cryptocurrency started the year at extreme lows but later exploded back up 350% to $14,000, before falling nearly 50% down to $7,300. The asset’s third-largest 24-hour gain brought the crypto asset back through the 200-day and 50-day moving average, - The post appeared first on newsbtc




Terminal, a plug-and-play developer platform for web3 and blockchain applications, has released its new decentralized application (DApp) monitoring and management product. With Terminal’s new monitoring platform, developers are provided a mission control panel for their applications. The console provides everything needed to properly manage and monitor infrastructure, application, Web3 integrations, contracts, transactions, users and more. […] - :


Despite online impostors claiming otherwise, the People’s Bank of China said the country’s stablecoin project is still in the testing phase.





Trading on OKEx just became even more exciting following the inclusion of USDT-Margined Futures on the platform. The new virtual derivative product went live today, following an earlier successful simulation that started on November 5, 2019. The new USDT-Margined Futures is available with attractive leverage levels ranging between 0.01x to 100x. According to OKEx’s statement, - The post appeared first on newsbtc




The brother of OneCoin's infamous "Cryptoqueen," Konstantin Ignatov has reached a plea deal with U.S. authorities.


Ledger, a security and infrastructure solution provider for cryptocurrency and blockchain applications, today announced it has obtained a $150 million crime insurance policy covering assets secured by the Ledger Vault institutional security platform. This program follows a rigorous evaluation of Ledger Vault’s hardware and software security infrastructure as well as governance policies. Ledger Vault worked […] - :



Ethereum is among the crypto assets still vastly below its former all-time price, with a long way to go before it recovers the lofty prices set back at the height of the crypto hype bubble. According to one crypto trader, Ethereum’s downfall may not be complete, and if the current monthly candle cannot close above - The post appeared first on newsbtc



While many enthusiasts offer a bullish assessment of the future of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and the ways it can be used to replace or supplement fiat currency, the coins have received mixed reactions from central banks across the globe. Now, former European Central Bank (ECB) president Jean-Claude Trichet has slammed cryptocurrencies — including Facebook’s Libra - The post appeared first on newsbtc


Waves Enterprise, an extension of Waves technologies, built specifically for the global needs of the corporate and public sectors, announced today the release of a major network upgrade. Version 1.0 rolls out significant improvements and updates to the platform. The Waves Enterprise platform was launched earlier this year to address the unique needs of enterprise […] - :


LTC broke out of a channel to a new descending wedge after dropping below $61 price levels earlier today. The price rejection at $66 price levels has made Litecoin stay under a bearish pressure since the weekly opening. Litecoin may gain bullish momentum if the price can reclaim $61, which appeared to be a critical - The post appeared first on newsbtc


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Samsung SDS’ enterprise blockchain platform Nexledger will use QEDIT’s zero-knowledge proof privacy solution























Bitcoin price is extending losses and it traded below the $8,640 support against the US Dollar. The price is likely to decline further below the $8,560 and $8,500 support levels. Morning’s short term breakout pattern was breached with support near $8,650 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The current - The post appeared first on newsbtc


Power Ledger and BSES Rajdhani Power Limited, a major Indian power utility, have jointly conducted a P2P renewable power trading trial in the country

























Coinbase’s Visa debit card added 5 new cryptos including XRP in addition to expanding support to 10 more countries in Europe



Sorry bulls, Bitcoin’s on-chain metrics indicate that the next phase of the price bull run isn’t here just yet. A top cryptocurrency analytics firm has found that the activity of the Bitcoin network implies that a bear trend may be forming, which will not bode well for the price of BTC. Ouch… Related Reading: Bakkt - The post appeared first on newsbtc












Bitcoin price still far from reversal to challenge $9K resistance





Softbank-backed Chinese blockchain company OneConnect has applied for an IPO with the U.S. SEC


Pornhub may expand the range of cryptocurrencies it offers to pay adult performers for their work after PayPal abruptly cut off service.






Bitcoin at risk of losing censorship resistance if it doesn’t implement anonymizing features like Zcash or Monero, says author





A US recession could fuel a new cryptocurrency boom and bust  Financial Times


While much of the crypto community isn’t concerned about quantum computing, Elixxir President Jim Dolbear thinks it is a real threat











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