With Segwit2X Called Off, Crypto Developers Get Back to Work

Over the past few weeks, a fog of uncertainty over bitcoin’s direction has forced a number of crypto projects to grind to a halt. Everything from blockchain development to token generation events has been on ice while the machinations surrounding the Segwit2X hard fork played out. Following yesterday’s news that …

Segwit2x Futures Continue to Trade Despite Fork Cancellation

Despite yesterday’s announcement that the anticipated Segwit2x hard fork will not be taking place, Segwit2x futures markets continue to trade. As of this writing, Segwit2x futures are trading for approximately $250 USD on Hitbtc and Exrate, and trading for approximately $180 USD on Bitfinex. Also Read: Closing the Curtains on Segwit2x …

Markets Update: Bitcoin’s Daily Trade Volume Surpasses $5B

Bitcoin markets over the past week have seen some phenomenal energy and the past three days has been a thrilling run. Also read: Bitpico Claims Segwit2X is Still Alive Despite All Evidence to the Contrary After the Canceled Fork Announcement Bitcoin Trade Volume Spikes Exponentially Action across bitcoin markets have been …

PR: Spectiv Advertising ICO Acquires Livetourlab Intellectual Property and Assets: Token Sale December 8th

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Decentralized advertising token project, Spectiv, …

Breaking News: Segwit2x Fork Cancelled

Mike Belshe has published a blog post indicating that the planned Segwit2x hard fork will not be taking place. The markets have responded dramatically, with the price quickly setting a new all-time high of approximately $7900 USD. Also Read: Silk Road Secret Service Agent Sentenced for Laundering Money While Prosecuting Ross …

Silk Road Secret Service Agent Sentenced

A Secret Service agent, key in prosecuting Ross Ulbricht during the infamous Silk Road case, was himself sentenced to prison 7 November 2017 for money laundering crimes while investigating Mr. Ulbricht.  Also read: Ross Ulbricht’s 144,336 Bitcoins Courtesy of Ars Technica. Silk Road Agent Sentenced, Again, to Prison Time Senior Business …

Chicago Options Exchange Getting the Bitcoin Bug: “We Believe” says President

In a conference call updating investors and media on its third quarter (Q3) earnings, Cboe Global Markets, which owns the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and BATS Global Markets, said it’s bullish on cryptocurrencies. It said other exchanges, such as its “competitor across town,” are also believers in cryptos.     Also …

Regulators of New Zealand and Sweden Issue ICO Statements

The respective financial regulators for Sweden and New Zealand have recently issued statements addressing initial coin offerings (ICOs).  Also Read: Sweden Latest Government to Auction Bitcoins, Turns Tidy Profit Sweden’s Financial Supervisory Authority [FSA] Has Issued a Statement Warning of the Risks Associated With ICOs Sweden’s financial regulator has issued a …

PR: Oracles Network Introduces First Scalable Public Blockchain with Proof-Of-Authority Consensus; Announces $25m Initial Coin Offering Starting in Q4

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. BERKELEY, Calif. – Nov. 7, …

Nepal Continues Crackdown, Two More Bitcoiners Arrested

Whereas bitcoin exchanges and information are prized on other parts of the globe, in Nepal dealing in the world’s most popular cryptocurrency will get businesspeople arrested. After throwing nearly a dozen bitcoiners in jail not long ago, the government is at it again, arresting two others, pushing bitcoin further underground.  …

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