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Tether Claims a “Hack” Cost Them $30m, or is it an Exit Scam?

Tether Claims a “Hack” Cost Them $30m, or is it an Exit Scam? The big news of last night was how Tether allegedly got hacked. In a statement issued by the company, they explain how almost 31m USDT were removed from the Treasury. This incident occurred on November 19th, and the money was sent to…
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November 21, 2017 0
Bull Exhaustion

BCH’s New Combo: Bull Exhaustion With Limited Downside?

BCH’s New Combo: Bull Exhaustion With Limited Downside? Bitcoin cash is buoyant again today, but some hints of bull exhaustion are starting to show. At press time, the bitcoin cash-U.S. dollar (BCH/USD) exchange rate is $1,340. As per data from CoinMarketCap, the cryptocurrency has gained over 9 percent in the last 24 hours. The gains come…
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November 14, 2017 0

Ethereum Security Lead: Hard Fork Required to Release Frozen Parity Funds

Ethereum Security Lead: Hard Fork Required to Release Frozen Parity Funds A resolution has yet to be found for yesterday’s Parity hack which saw up to $150 million dollars frozen across the ethereum platform. However, speaking to CoinDesk, Martin Holst Swende, head of security for the Ethereum Foundation, confirmed that a hard fork of the…
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November 8, 2017 0

Short-Lived Rebound? Bitcoin Struggles to Retake $7,200

Short-Lived Rebound? Bitcoin Struggles to Retake $7,200 Bitcoin traders seem a touch tentative today. At press time, the bitcoin-U.S. dollar (BTC/USD) exchange rate is at $7,200 levels. BTC prices dropped to a four-day low below $6,950 yesterday before regaining poise, although the 5-day moving average (located above $7,200) is proving tough to crack. So has…
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November 7, 2017 0

Goldman Sachs Believes Bitcoin Price Will Hit $7,900 in Short-Term

Goldman Sachs Believes Bitcoin Price Will Hit ,900 in Short-Term Sheba Jafari, vice president at Goldman Sachs FICC Market Strats team, believes the bitcoin price will surpass the $7,900 mark in the short-term. “The market has shown evidence of an impulsive rally since breaking above 6,044. Next in focus [$]7,941. Might consolidate there before continuing…
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November 7, 2017 0

Bitcoin ‘Battle’? Developers Apathetic as Segwit2x Fork Approaches

Bitcoin ‘Battle’? Developers Apathetic as Segwit2x Fork Approaches “The chain will fork, life will go on.” Pseudonymous Bitcoin Core contributor BTCDrak views bitcoin’s upcoming Segwit2x hard fork – which has a chance of splitting bitcoin into two competing networks – with a bit of boredom. And that blase tone seems to resonate with several of bitcoin’s…
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November 1, 2017 0

Bitcoin Cash Markets Surge As the Pending Hard Fork Approaches

Bitcoin Cash Markets Surge As the Pending Hard Fork Approaches The price of bitcoin cash (BCH) has been on a tear lately as network participants are steadily preparing for the upcoming hard fork. At the time of writing, the digital asset’s value is averaging $495 USD and currently commands the second highest cryptocurrency trade volume in…
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November 1, 2017 0

Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork Plans Updated – New Difficulty Adjustment Algorithm Chosen

Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork Plans Updated – New Difficulty Adjustment Algorithm Chosen The Bitcoin ABC development team has announced its plans for the November 13 Hard Fork upgrade of Bitcoin Cash. The upgrade is designed to stabilize the problematic difficulty adjustment algorithm (DAA). News.Bitcoin.com talked to Bitcoin ABC lead developer Amaury Séchet and Bitprim CEO…
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October 31, 2017 0
Bitcoin Price Rebound

Back Above $5,500: Bitcoin Price Rebound

Back Above ,500: Bitcoin Price Rebound Bitcoin is gathering fresh upside traction this Wednesday. At press time, the bitcoin-US dollar (BTC/USD) exchange rate is $5,540, up 3 percent from the intraday low of $5,376, but still down 2 percent on a daily basis. Week-on-week, BTC is trading largely unchanged, while on a monthly basis, it is up…
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October 25, 2017 0
Coinone

Coinone and Coinnest Announce Hard Fork Plans

Coinone and Coinnest Announce Hard Fork Plans Two South Korean bitcoin exchanges, Coinone and Coinnest, have announced their policies regarding the upcoming hard forks of the Bitcoin network. The Segwit2x hard fork is planned for November and the Bitcoin Gold hard fork is scheduled for October 25. Coinone’s Policies For Hard Fork South Korea’s second-largest bitcoin…
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October 21, 2017 0