The bitcoin price has now broken through the $2,000 USD barrier on Coinbase. It continues a series of price records and surprises for much of the cryptocurrency world. Also read: Jihan Wu: Bitmain Office Vandalized by Bitcoin Core ‘Storm Trooper’ Bitcoin Price New $2,000 Landmark At press time, the Coinbase price was around $2,033 and still rising. $2,000 represents a … [Read more...] about New Bitcoin Price Moonshot — $2,000 Now a Reality, What’s Next?
More people than ever are trading bitcoin over-the-counter (OTC) thanks to the withdrawal freeze placed on Chinese exchanges. Also read: Japanese Exchanges Tell Bitonline: Our Trading Volumes Are Real The Move to Over the Counter: Can’t Stop Bitcoin Earlier this year, the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) asked major Chinese bitcoin exchanges OKCoin, BTCC and Huobi to freeze … [Read more...] about Over the Counter Bitcoin Trading Soars Amid Chinese Exchange Freeze
Apparently the "TNT program" from DARPA is a thing. And if the US military research program achieves its goal, mind hacking could soon take on a whole new meaning. Also read: Counterparty’s New ‘Subassets’ Are Like Blockchain Domain Names Supercharging the 'Knowledge Receptors' in Your Brain Using ‘Targeted Neuroplasticity Training’, DARPA aims to effectively put the … [Read more...] about The US Government is Researching Ways to Hack Your Brain
The US Securities and Exchanges Commission will review a petition appealing its earlier decision to disallow the Winklevoss brothers' Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF). Also read: IMF Confirms That It Wants to Remove All Cash From the Global Economy In March, the SEC rejected a rule change to the Bats BZX Exchange that would have allowed the Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust to … [Read more...] about SEC Will Review Its Rejection of Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF
Bitcoin exchanges' reliance on Taiwanese banks could be causing current wire transfer problems, said BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes. Even if they find banking alternatives, the risks may still be unacceptable to many traders. Also read: Ethereum IRA: Would You Bet on Ether for Your Retirement? Large exchanges Bitfinex and OKCoin international have suspended USD deposits and … [Read more...] about Taiwanese Banks May Be Causing Bitcoin Exchange Freezes