Tag: Ethereum

Circle to Spin Out Poloniex Less Than 2 Years After $400 Million Takeover – CoinDesk

CoinDesk

Crypto exchange Poloniex is spinning out from its parent firm Circle, the companies announced Friday. According to a pair of blog posts, Poloniex will now become Polo Digital Assets, Ltd., an “independent international company” backed by an unnamed Asian investment Read More

Bitcoin Nears Half the Age of the Average Fiat Currency – Bitcoinist.com

Bitcoin (BTC) is headed to its 11th anniversary, inviting comparison to the life cycle of fiat currencies. Commenters pointed out that fiat currencies are actually prone to crises, and sometimes go through denominations, or simply disappear. Bitcoin has already reached Read More

ACINQ Unveils Its ‘2nd Generation’ Bitcoin Lightning Network Wallet

CoinTelegraph

French Bitcoin (BTC) Lightning Network (LN) implementation developer ACINQ introduced its second-generation Lightning Network wallet, Phoenix, via Twitter, on Oct. 18. A video accompanying the post demonstrates a number of wallet functions, all accessed via a user-friendly interface. From setup Read More

Fake Tor Browser Has Been Spying, Stealing Bitcoin ‘For Years’ – CoinDesk

CoinDesk

Hackers have been distributing a compromised version of the official Tor Browser that’s packed with malicious tools used to both spy on users and steal their bitcoin. Discovered by researchers at IT security firm ESET, the trojanized Tor has apparently resulted in a Read More

US Dollar Coin, Digital Tracking, Binance Price Drop, Market Confusion & XRP + MoneyGram

The Modern Investor

Sit back and enjoy this great crypto video from The Modern Investor. All the latest videos from The Modern Investor are fed into this site for your convenience, education and enjoyment. This video channel has been chosen due to the Read More

Bank of Canada Warms To National Cryptocurrency, Will it Compete Against Bitcoin? | NewsBTC

Leaks within the Bank of Canada show officials are considering the development of a national cryptocurrency. As such, with interest in central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) on the rise, could it threaten bitcoin? National CryptocurrencyMike Eppel, Senior Business Editor at Read More

Global Crisis Looms as IMF Report Cites Its Own Policy as Dangerous – Bitcoin News

Bitcoin.com

In a new report by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) entitled “Global Financial Stability Report: Lower for Longer,” the group gives an overview of the current debt-ridden and precarious state of affairs in global economics. Not lost on some economists, Read More

Nearly 75% of German Consumers Would Reject Facebook’s Libra: Survey

CoinTelegraph

Almost three-quarters of German consumers would not use Facebook’s planned digital currency, Libra, according to a recent poll. Only 27 percent considers using Libra On Oct. 17, Cointelegraph auf Deutsch reported that out of 2000 questioned Germans, aged 16 and Read More