Cryptocurrencies have been of great interest to companies and service providers alike. In particular, companies dabbling in the Bitcoin ATM business will be making a lot of improvements in the future, including integrating support for altcoins. Most recently, Athena Bitcoin, a well-known operator in the US, added Bitcoin Cash support to their machines. Athena Bitcoin Makes an Interesting Decision No one will deny Bitcoin Cash has made a big impact on the cryptocurrency industry. A lot of people have very strong opinions on this altcoin, for better or worse. It is still too early to tell if BCH is the real vision of
The newly launched Croatian self-regulating Blockchain organization will work with the government to create an environment for Blockchain innovation. #NEWS
Despite the rise in mainstream media adopting a more positive stance on cryptocurrencies, at least in terms of reporting on the actual news relating to the subject, the regulatory environment remains as murky and as uncertain as ever. Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are banned in around a half-dozen countries around the world and it remains to be seen how some of the major economies will decide to deal with ICOs. Still, despite the uncertainty, coins need to be mined and it is more likely than not that the cost to mine a single bitcoin is only likely to grow over
The post US Regulators Talk Bitcoin’s Generational Impact appeared first on CCNAs cryptocurrency evolves, so does its relationship with government. While lawmakers in some countries seek to suppress a financial force they don’t understand, in the U.S., the reverse appears to have started to take hold, indicating an opportunity is at hand for a dialog between the industry and lawmakers. In a Senate Banking Committee hearingThe post US Regulators Talk Bitcoin’s Generational Impact appeared first on CCN
FCC officially notifies Brooklyn resident of his BTC’s miners “harmful interference” on T-Mobile’s broadband network. #NEWS
The cryptocurrency community is home to a lot of creative and unique projects. We have seen some great innovations, transparent Ponzi schemes, and now a crypto-oriented harassment campaign against Bitcoin Cash. Known as BTrash, this new project aims to inform the general public about useless currencies, and more specifically, about Bitcoin Cash. It is evident this project is not to be taken seriously, even though it does send a rather clear message to the rest of the community. BTrash is A Rather Offensive Project We can only applaud efforts regarding free speech and informing people about the potentially useless currencies
While other European countries seek stricter regulations on cryptocurrencies, Spain looks to follow Switzerland’s lead and charge ahead of the curve by proposing crypto-friendly legislation. Spain on the Blockchain Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s People’s Party is ready to throw their full weight behind blockchain technology. The conservative party claims to be preparing crypto-friendly legislation with aims to entice blockchain companies, particularly by including tax breaks. According to Bloomberg, Teodoro Garcia Egea — the lawmakerRead MoreThe post Spain Seeks to Pass Crypto-Friendly Legislation appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.
A general understanding of the benefit of Blockchain technology, and to a bigger extent, smart contracts, will lead one to see similarities between the business world and the relationships within them, as well as contract disputes. Disclosure: This is a Sponsored Article When it comes to making business contract, and a dispute arises, that dispute is usually because of unfulfilled promises and the interpretation of such. This can lead to big issues where arbitration, mediation, and even litigation can be brought in leading to an expensive and time consuming process. Litigation especially is a costly endeavor, especially for contractual disputes,
The Federal Reserve of the United States spent 666 million dollars on printing fiat notes and coins during 2016, the latest year for which such information is provided. Fed says:...The post The Federal Reserve Spent Precisely 666 Million Dollars on Money Printing appeared first on Trustnodes.
Fraud and theft are two very real problems in the world of cryptocurrency. Unfortunately, it seems these problems will only be getting worse as time progresses. One cryptocurrency trader in Chicago has been charged with fraud for allegedly stealing US$2 million worth of Bitcoin and altcoins from his employer. This action was taken to cover personal financial losses due to bad trading. It is a very worrisome development, although the investigation is still underway as we speak. Another Cryptocurrency-related Theft If there is one positive aspect of Chicago, it is that there have never been criminal prosecutions involving cryptocurrencies up to now. Not long ago, a Chicago-based cryptocurrency