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altcoinDogecoin added to Robinhood trading

Dogecoin can now be bought commission-free on Robinhood Crypto. Robinhood Crypto supports buying, selling and real-time market data for: Bitcoin (BTC) Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Dogecoin (DOGE) Ethereum (ETH) Litecoin (LTC) Robinhood Crypto also supports real-time market data for the following: …

bitcoinChina broke up US$1.5 billion cryptocurrency World Cup gambling ring

Chinese police have broken up an illegal World Cup gambling ring hosting more than 10 billion yuan (US$1.5 billion) worth of cryptocurrency bets. The gambling ring ran on the dark web and only accepted cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, ethereum, and …

bitcoinRussia’s attempted voter hacking used malware and $95000 worth of bitcoin

Twelve members of russian intelligence were indicted for trying to hack the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, the Democratic National Committee, and the presidential campaign of Hillary Clinton using malware. They released information on the internet under the names “DCLeaks” and …

bitcoinGoldman starting Bitcoin trading desk and Coinbase expecting double the trading volume in coming months

Goldman Sachs is preparing a Bitcoin trading desk. Goldman has concluded that Bitcoin is not a fraud and does not have the characteristics of a currency. But a number of clients wanted to hold it as a valuable commodity, similar …

algorithmBasis could be more stable than regular currency using stabilizing algorithms

Al-Naji is the cofounder and CEO of Intangible Labs, whose forthcoming product Basis (formerly known as Basecoin), is a cryptocurrency designed to do just the opposite of what Bitcoin has done: The price of a Basis coin is meant to …

bitcoinInventor of Cryptocurrency and Blockchain will probably never get Nobel Prize but they have 6000+ Nobel prizes worth of bitcoin

The Nash equilibrium featured in the Beautiful Mind movie. It is one of the foundational concepts in game theory. The reality of the Nash equilibrium of a game can be tested using experimental economics methods. Game theorists use the Nash …

bitcoinBinance opening office in Malta, setting up fiat to crypto exchange and decentralized exchange

Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by traded value, is planning to open an office in Malta, said founder Zhao Changpeng in an interview from Hong Kong. Binance will soon start a “fiat-to-crypto exchange” on the European island nation, and …

altcoinSurvey of Blockchain investors expects Ethereum and Bitcoin to triple by end of 2018

The website Finder surveyed nine blockchain industry participants on the price trend for the world’s top 12 cryptocurrencies found that Ethereum will see the biggest increase in market cap, at 212 percent, followed by Bitcoin at 194 percent, and Bitcoin …

bitcoinHow to profit from the Recent Crypto Carnage

The Bitcoin bubble seems to be bursting. The bottom has fallen out, just as it did in the DotCom bubble in 2000. But investors shouldn’t give up on cryptocurrencies: this is just the beginning. Take a look at the below …

bitcoinBlockchain Technology Concepts Explained

the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released a straightforward introduction to blockchain, which underpins Bitcoin and other digital currencies. (59 pages) A blockchain is essentially a decentralized ledger that maintains transaction records on many computers simultaneously. Once …