Blockchain technology has made its mark on the technology industry. Dozens of companies are exploring the new opportunities presented by this revolutionary concept. Line Plus, the subsidiary of the Line chat giant, is forming a new blockchain subsidiary. Unblock is mainly aimed at the South Korean market, at least for now. Line Sees Merit in… […]
Archive | April 2, 2018
Lavenir is one of the latest projects set to hit the world of crypto soon. The platform is preparing to launch its monthlong ICO on April 4 and end on May 4, 2018. It seeks to introduce a revolution to the cryptocurrency universe by bringing about a new and innovative digital platform. As a part… […]
Japan takes another side step with its relationship to cryptocurrency trading as the Central Bank releases a negative Q&A guide for those seeking information about the markets. BoJ Publishes Negative Q&A for the General Public The question and answer page translated from Japanese as “Let’s Think About Cryptocurrency” was released on a financial education site… […]
Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price is sustaining its short-term rally since breaking past a descending trend line. However, this could merely be part of a bearish correction to the Fib levels on the 4-hour chart. Note that bitcoin price is still trading inside a descending cannel and is just approaching the correction area. Bitcoin… […]
In the immediate wake of China closing down its cryptocurrency exchanges last year an underground economy of Bitcoin Arbitrage was created. As the practice of ‘smuggling Bitcoin’ loses its huge margins corporate players take over the game. Rise of the Bitcoin Mule When Bitcoin surged in late 2017 and some of Asia’s largest markets began… […]
Japan-based social messaging platform Line is launching a blockchain-focused subsidiary in South Korea.
Japanese online broker Monex has offered to buy a majority stake in Coincheck crypto exchange for “several billion of yen,” aims to replace management. #NEWS
The US Securities Exchange Commission’s new Cyber Unit task force has taken down boxing great Floyd Mayweather’s sponsor, Centra Tech, alleging their ICO was based on fraudulent products and made up biographies. SEC Charges Mayweather Sponsor with Fraud The SEC announced on Monday that it was charging the founders of Centra Tech with fraud based on… […]
Welcome to Bitcoin in Brief, a new feature debuting today. Breaking stories, crypto drama, exchange updates, and other talking points from the fast-paced cryptocurrency world can all be found in this daily roundup. Bitcoin in Brief is for everyone who’s long on bitcoin but short on time. Also read: Chinese Engineer Arrested for Stealing 100 Bitcoin […]
Active crypto traders can qualify for trader tax status (TTS) to deduct business and home-office expenses. And there might be an additional benefit.
FOMO Moments Markets have been pretty grim viewing over the past few days however they have started to show some signs of life during this morning’s Asian trading session. Bitcoin has remained above $7,000 and is inching towards $7,200, up 3% on the day. Ethereum is still getting crushed but most of the altcoins are… […]
The first quarter of 2018 was marked with continued protocol layer innovations, with heavy declines in prices across the board. Emerging and recurrent themes included transaction fees, microtransactions, increased fiat on-ramps, and regulatory changes….
Bloomberg reported Monday that nine cryptocurrency hedge funds have shut down in the first quarter of 2018.
Decentralized Machine Learning Revolutionize the Use of Untapped Data with Privacy Protection Decentralized Machine Learning (DML) is developing a decentralized protocol with the aid of blockchain, machine learning and federated learning technology etc. to unleash the potential of privately owned data that are currently not being fully utilized for machine learning and to drive innovation […]
The US Securities and Exchange Commission has charged two co-founders of a financial services start-up for a fraudulent ICO that raised $32 mln. #NEWS