Select Page

Category: CryptoCoinsNews

Coinbase Acquires Decentralized Crypto Trading Platform Paradex

Crypto industry giant Coinbase has acquired Paradex, a decentralized cryptocurrency trading relay platform that enables users to trade hundreds of ERC-20 tokens directly from their wallets. In an announcement on Wednesday, San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase confirmed its acquisition of Paradex in a move that will open up Coinbase customers to access and trade coins

The post Coinbase Acquires Decentralized Crypto Trading Platform Paradex appeared first on CCN

Read More

Italian Court Rules Bankrupt Crypto Exchange BitGrail Must Stay Closed

Italian cryptocurrency exchange BitGrail won’t be reopening anytime soon, despite its wishes to the contrary. Last Thursday, on May 17, the Court of Florence fully upheld a preliminary order barring the exchange — which is currently undergoing bankruptcy proceedings — from resuming operations and once again offering trading services to customers. The precautionary measure was

The post Italian Court Rules Bankrupt Crypto Exchange BitGrail Must Stay Closed appeared first on CCN

Read More

Bitcoin Price Has Hypothetical Value of $1,800: Federal Reserve Report

The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco released a report on May 18 discussing the volatility of the bitcoin price and its impact on the ways bitcoin should be classified, whether as a currency, security, or commodity. Joost van der Burgt, author of the publication and fintech policy advisor at the Federal Reserve’s San Francisco branch,

The post Bitcoin Price Has Hypothetical Value of $1,800: Federal Reserve Report appeared first on CCN

Read More

Argentinian Bank Drops Out of SWIFT, Favors Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency

According to Toshi Times, Jose Dakak, the principal shareholder of Argentinian bank Banco Masventas, has stated that the bank will drop out from the global financial network SWIFT and begin utilizing the Bitcoin blockchain network to settle international payments. Can Bitcoin Replace SWIFT? Through a strategic partnership with Bitex, a cryptocurrency payment service provider based … Continued

The post Argentinian Bank Drops Out of SWIFT, Favors Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency appeared first on CCN

Read More

No Blockchain Network is Remotely Close to Ethereum, Says Golem CEO

Zulian Zawistowski, the CEO of Golem, a smart contracts-based decentralized supercomputer, stated that Ethereum is the most promising blockchain platform in the global cryptocurrency sector and no other blockchain protocol comes remotely close to Ethereum’s potential and applicability. Ethereum’s Advanced and Sophisticated Platform Golem, the 47th largest cryptocurrency with a $387 million market valuation, which … Continued

The post No Blockchain Network is Remotely Close to Ethereum, Says Golem CEO appeared first on CCN

Read More

Bank of America Adds to Growing List of Blockchain Patents

Blockchain is finding more implementation in the mainstream and Bank of America (BoA) is at the forefront of a group of legacy companies that are using Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) to validate the veracity of information and those using it. A Security-inclined Blockchain Recently, the bank won another blockchain patent, adding to its growing list

The post Bank of America Adds to Growing List of Blockchain Patents appeared first on CCN

Read More

‘We’re Deep at Work’ on Bitcoin: German Stock Exchange Deutsche Boerse

German stock exchange operator Deutsche Boerse is “deep at work” on evaluating whether to offer bitcoin futures and other cryptocurrency-related products, one of the firm’s top executives said on Wednesday. Speaking at an industry even in London sponsored by the Association for Financial Markets, Deutsche Boerse head of clients Jeffrey Tessler said that the firm

The post ‘We’re Deep at Work’ on Bitcoin: German Stock Exchange Deutsche Boerse appeared first on CCN

Read More

Ashton Kutcher Surprises Ellen DeGeneres with $4 Million XRP Donation to Wildlife Fund

American actor and venture capitalist Ashton Kutcher teamed up with San Francisco-based cryptocurrency firm Ripple to surprise daytime talk show host Ellen DeGeneres with a late birthday present: a $4 million donation to the Ellen DeGeneres Wildlife Fund, paid out in XRP. Kutcher, a co-founder of VC firm Sound Ventures, made the donation on Ripple’s

The post Ashton Kutcher Surprises Ellen DeGeneres with $4 Million XRP Donation to Wildlife Fund appeared first on CCN

Read More

Google Tries Hiring Vitalik Buterin for a Secret Crypto Project

In a recent tweet, Vitalik Buterin posted a screenshot of a mail from Google with a job offer for him. He posted the mail, along with a follow-up tweet which had a poll asking his followers if he should take up Google’s offer. In his original tweet, Vitalik failed to hide the recruiter’s name, email

The post Google Tries Hiring Vitalik Buterin for a Secret Crypto Project appeared first on CCN

Read More

Fmr. Obama Aide Attacked for Taking Bitcoin Contributions for Political Campaign

Two California Democrats running for Congress are at odds over one’s decision to accept bitcoin contributions. In his campaign ad, ex-SEC attorney Dave Min slammed former Barack Obama aide Brian Forde for accepting BTC political donations. “Brian Forde’s big donors? Bitcoin speculators who oppose cracking down on drug deals and human trafficking,” Min’s ad trumpeted.

The post Fmr. Obama Aide Attacked for Taking Bitcoin Contributions for Political Campaign appeared first on CCN

Read More

Monero Lead Developer Unveils Second-Layer Protocol ‘Tari’

The lead developer of Monero has unveiled a new second-layer protocol that will allow users to create and trade digital assets on top of the privacy-centric cryptocurrency’s network. The open-source project, called Tari, will make it possible to program and issue non-fungible assets like loyalty points, in-game items, and concert tickets over the blockchain. The … Continued

The post Monero Lead Developer Unveils Second-Layer Protocol ‘Tari’ appeared first on CCN

Read More

Bitcoin Gold Hit by Double Spend Attack, Exchanges Lose Millions

A malicious miner successfully executed a double spend attack on the Bitcoin Gold network last week, making BTG at least the third altcoin to succumb to a network attack during that timespan. Bitcoin Gold director of communications Edward Iskra first warned users about the attack on May 18, explaining that a malicious miner was using … Continued

The post Bitcoin Gold Hit by Double Spend Attack, Exchanges Lose Millions appeared first on CCN

Read More
Loading