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Collapse or storm? What to expect on cryptocurrency market?
Smart money has stopped purchasing cryptocurrencies after the news about a quantum computer creation. A few days ago, right after Google, a Chinese company has demonstrated its quantum computer, which shows impressive results
Coinsbit’s ex-owner buys LocalTrade exchange
Mykola Udianskyi, the former owner of Coinsbit exchange, in his comment for LetKnow.News informed that he buys LocalTrade exchange.
Third Centra Tech Founder Pleads Guilty to ICO Fraud
U.S. prosecutors have secured a guilty plea from Sohrab Sharma, a co-founder of the Centra Tech initial coin offering (ICO) fraud.
Gold Advocate Peter Schiff Believes The Twitter Hack Is A Sign Of Things To Come For Bitcoin Itself
Although it can be argued, bitcoin is one of (if not the) most secure networks in the world. The hash rate for the network is the amount of computing power dedicated to securing it and it is typically deemed as the litmus test of the general security.
Bitcoin’s Active Supply Hits 19 Month Low — Is It Bullish or Bearish?
Bitcoin’s active supply has hit a 19-month low, mirroring the setup before the 2017 bull run.
Startup Helps Reduce Child Labor in Africa & Aspires to Work with Tesla
Recently, the venture arms of corporate giants Volvo and Total invested in blockchain traceability startup Circulor that helps reduce child labor in Africa and aspires to work with Tesla, GM and Ford.
Coinbase Listing News Fits With Bullish Mainstrem Market, Pomp Says
Amid a bullish mainstream market, news of Coinbase's reported traditional stock market listing could prove timely alongside other companies similar public listing efforts.
DOGE Tik Tok Pump Likely Over, OKCcoin CMO Says
Dogecoin's (DOGE) price has fallen notably after social media enthusiasts promoted the asset for days on Tik Tok in an effort to send the asset to $1. The escapade shows signs of conclusion according to OKCoin CMO Haider Rafique.
There Are Over 13K Bitcoin Addresses Worth $1M
There are over 13,000 Bitcoin (BTC) addresses that are worth at least $1 million, according to data from Glassnode.
Attempted 51% Attack on Bitcoin Gold Was Thwarted, Developers Say
Bitcoin gold’s developer team announced late Friday night that it foiled a 51 percent attack that it had known was coming for over a week.
CoinMetro Becomes the First Crypto Exchange to Offer Market Sentiment Data Used by Hedge Funds
CoinMetro, the licensed crypto exchange has integrated with The TIE - the the premiere provider of alternative data for digital assets. The TIE is a cryptocurrency focused spin-off of Social Market Analytics (SMA), an official Twitter partner and the leading provider of sentiment data across traditional asset classes. In traditional markets SMA provides sentiment data to leading financial firms including Fidelity, CME, ETrade, Sequoia, and Barclays.
Coinsbit Exchange has announced a partnership with Expo Pay
Coinsbit Exchange, which, according to CoinMarketCap and CoinGecko, is among the Top 10 largest exchanges in the world, has signed a partnership agreement with the payment service provider- Expo Pay.
Switzerland Denies $103 Million of COVID-19 Relief for Crypto Valley
The Swiss government has denied a 100 million franc request by the Canton of Zug for use in keeping local crypto companies afloat, according to local newspaper Tages-Anzeiger. Zug’s finance director Heinz Taennler initiated support for the financial package earlier in April to support local blockchain companies affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, but the answer he’s getting isn’t the one he wanted.
Bitcoin fork BTCU is scheduled for July 7
The new Bitcoin fork - Bitcoin Ultimatum (BTCU) - is scheduled for July 7. This was mentioned to LetKnow.News by the co-founder of the project Mykola Udianskyi.
Monero Hacker Group ‘Outlaw’ Is Back and Targeting American Business
A group specializing in hijacking victims' computer power to mine for monero has returned with new tools to attack businesses based in the U.S. and Europe.
IOTA Foundation Suspends Network, Probes Fund Theft in Trinity Wallet
IOTA Foundation, the nonprofit behind the IOTA distributed network, recommended users close their Trinity wallets Thursday after multiple reports of fund theft.
‘Full Transparency Not Ideal for Cryptocurrency’ Says Chainalysis Exec
A major global company that helps fight illicit cryptocurrency-related activity does not think that privacy in crypto markets is necessarily bad.
Bitcoin mining hardware maker Canaan's stock price surges more than 80%
Canaan, the bitcoin miner manufacturer that's listed on the Nasdaq exchange, saw its stock price soar by more than 80% on Wednesday.
Mykola Udianskyi compares bitcoin with oil and gold
Amidst the global collapse of oil prices and a slight increase in the price of gold, Bitcoin is showing steady growth. Mykola Udianskyi, CEO of the Bitcoin 2.0 fork (BTCU) draws attention to that fact.
BTCU – the Fastest and Complete Bitcoin?
BTCU blockchain enables smart contracts to facilitate decentralized applications and all crypto transactions across a peer-to-peer network.
Wells Fargo Invests $5M in Startup Connecting Crypto Exchanges and Banks
Banking giant Wells Fargo is backing blockchain forensics firm Elliptic.
A Mailbomber in the Netherlands Wants a BTC Payment to Stop Blowing Things Up
Two letter bombs exploded in the Netherlands on Wednesday and an anonymous criminal is asking for a Bitcoin payment to prevent future attacks, Dutch police say.
Crypto Market Is A “Giant Garbage Dumpster”: Minneapolis Fed President
The crypto bashing encyclopedia now has a new soundbite addition, this time from Minneapolis Federal Reserve President Neel Kashkari calling cryptos a “giant garbage dumpster.”
China files 84 patents for central bank digital currency
Reports of more than 80 digital payments-related patents filed by the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) is offering concrete proof of the country’s moves to launch a CBDC.
North Korea Is Expanding Its Monero Mining Operations, Says Report
North Korea is stepping up mining of the privacy coin monero as the regime continues its efforts to circumvent sanctions.
Trump administration to release new FinCEN requirements for cryptos, Mnuchin tells Congress
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told Congress on Wednesday that the U.S. Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) is set to release new requirements related to cryptocurrencies.
Coinbase launches margin trading for some users
Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is launching margin trading today. Margin trading lets you trade on leverage. But it works both ways — margin trading lets you multiply your gains and your losses.
Italy’s Securities Regulator Shuts Down 8 Crypto Trading and Foreign Exchange Sites
Italy’s securities regulator has shut down six foreign exchange websites and two crypto investing and derivative trading sites.
US Authorities Charge Crypto ‘Trading Club’ Operators With Defrauding 150 Investors
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the U.S Attorney for the Southern District of New York have charged Ohio resident Michael Ackerman and two unnamed business partners with defrauding some 150 investors by claiming to offer "extraordinary profits" from a cryptocurrency trading scheme.
Fed chair Powell says Facebook's Libra 'really lit a fire' on the question of a digital dollar
"We’re working hard on it, we have a lot of projects going on, lot of efforts going on on that right now."
Chainalysis Provides Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Solution for Tether
Chainalysis, the blockchain analysis company, today announced the global roll out of its compliance solution for Tether, the blockchain-enabled platform that powers the largest stablecoin by market capitalization.
Expert Interview with Bobby Ong on Cryptocurrency
Christine Lagarde: ECB will continue to assess the costs and benefits of issuing a central bank digital currency
Adam Back on Satoshi Emails, Privacy Concerns and Bitcoin's Early Days
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Hippo Finance launches first community governed DeFi hedge fund
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