Bitcoin Becomes A Trendy Way to Buy New Homes

Bitcoin Becomes A Trendy Way to Buy New HomesWhile some people still feel hesitant to accept cryptocurrencies, we see an increasing trend in the real estate markets. Over the last few months the number of sales of houses and land properties conducted in bitcoin have risen considerably. Also Read: Fantasy Market Porn Coin CEO Ghosts, ICO Folds, Investors Lose A New Way of Transferring […]

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Iranian Banker Calls for Cryptocurrency Acceptance

Iranian Banker Calls for Cryptocurrency AcceptanceAn official at Iran’s biggest bank called for bankers to use digital currencies themselves and design a domestic digital currency.  Also Read: Iranian Bitcoin Adoption Surges Amid Political Protests and Censorship Digital Currencies Shaping the Future of Banking Masoud Khatouni, the deputy for information technology and communications network at Bank Melli Iran (BMI), has come out […]

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US Government to Sell Bitcoin Seized from Dark Web Dealer

US Government to Sell Bitcoin Seized from Dark Web DealerThe US government has been approved by a federal judge in Utah to sell 513 Bitcoin and 512 Bitcoin Cash seized from an investigation involving Aaron Michael Shamo, a dark web dealer. Also Read: Bitfury as Big Brother: Mining Company Tracks Bitcoiners 513 Bitcoin and 512 Bitcoin Cash The U.S government is expected to sell all […]

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Chinese Authorities Ask Local Miners to Submit Monthly Status Reports

Chinese Authorities Ask Local Miners to Submit Monthly Status ReportsXinjiang Province regulators have issued an official document informing local bitcoin miners to submit status reports on a specific schedule. Also Read: Japanese ‘Virtual Currency Girls’ Spreading Cryptocurrency Knowledge     An Orderly Exit Bitcoin mining companies were told to write a status report before Jan. 5, according to a government notice signed by a Xinjiang […]

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Chinese Central Bank Hosts Closed-Door Meeting on Electricity Usage of Bitcoin Miners

The PBOC Hosts a Closed-Door Meeting Over Electricity Usage of Bitcoin MinersThe People’s Bank of China (PBOC) today had a closed-door meeting on the use of electricity for bitcoin mining. The legitimacy of the news has been confirmed by Tencent Finance.  Also Read: Peter Thiel, Bitcoin Astronaut, Moves Markets with Crypto Moonshot The PBOC Investigates the Power Usage of Bitcoin Mining Tencent Finance said that China’s central bank recently […]

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”Facebook of China” Renren to Stage ICO

”Facebook of China” Renren to Stage ICORenren, the first generation of Chinese social media, has announced its plan to start an ICO project called RR Coin. In reaction to the news, its shares spiked 13.57%. Also Read: From Mansions to Prisons: Bitcoin and Real-Estate Doesn’t Mix So Well From Renren to RR Coin Launched in December 2005, Renren has been dubbed “The […]

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Huobi CEO Announces 100 Million RMB to Compensate WAX Investors

Huobi CEO Announces 100 Million RMB to Compensate WAX InvestorsHuobi CEO Li Lin said on Tuesday that he will use 100 million CNY to compensate users for their investment losses in the WAX project.  Also Read: Several Bitcoin Exchanges Are Closing Their Doors to New Traders A Pump-and-Dump Incident Huobi.pro launched an ICO token, WAX, on December 20. The opening price of the token was […]

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Survey Says 31% of South Korean Workers Are Cryptocurrency Investors

Survey data shows that about three out of every 10 South Korean workers have invested in cryptocurrency in some shape or form.  Also Read: Former FDIC Chair Sheila Bair on Bitcoin: “Value — Like Beauty — Is in the Eye of Beholder” 31.3% Invested in Virtual Currencies On Wednesday, online job portal Saramin surveyed 941 salaried […]

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Chinese Programmer Arrested Over ¥20 Million Bitcoin Theft

Chinese Programmer Arrested Over ¥20 Million Bitcoin TheftThe news channel of China Central Television, CCTV13, reported this weekend that the Zhongyuan Oil Field Public Security Bureau of Henan Province (Henan Police) has been investigating a report filed by a bitcoin investor alleging that funds were stolen from his bitcoin wallet.  Also Read: Securities Lawyers Say Barry Silbert Tweets Are Red Flags for Regulators 188 […]

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The SEC Crackdown on Suspicious Cryptocurrencies Is Getting Serious

The SEC Crackdown on Suspicious Cryptocurrencies Is Getting SeriousThe U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)’s investigation over shady behavior in the cryptocurrency market will only continue, said former chairman Harvey Pitt. Also Read: Popular Chat App Kakao’s Exchange Upbit Claims Number One Spot in South Korea Tighter Regulation on the Horizon SEC this Tuesday halted trading of The Crypto Co. over manipulation concerns after […]

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