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Binance is Backing Malta Stock Exchange’s Fintech Startup Program

1 hour 4 minutes ago

Malta continues to move ahead in the crypto space with cryptocurrency exchange giant Binance now confirming that it will be supporting the country’s Malta Stock Exchange (MSE) in an innovative blockchain and crypto-related project. The MSE recently announced that Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, is backing its newly launched program to support fintech and

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Gerald Fenech

Korea to Hasten Cryptocurrency Regulation After Hack of Country’s Biggest Exchange

2 hours 2 minutes ago

The government of South Korea has already announced that it will regulate cryptocurrency exchanges like banks, with stricter regulations. The recent Bithumb hack will fasten the process of implementing the country’s first cryptocurrency regulatory framework. Investors Shocked Previously, on June 11, CCN reported that after months of discussion, the government of South Korea and local

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Joseph Young

IBM Launches a Free Blockchain Program for Students in India

3 hours 13 minutes ago

The rise of blockchain technology is fueling demand in relevant skill sets, with institutes and countries around the world launching educational initiatives. The latest to introduce such a program is the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. In collaboration with American technology giant IBM, India’s National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL) launched a 12-week online

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Shaurya Malwa

Australia’s Tax Office is Using a ‘100-Point’ Check System to Chase Crypto Traders

4 hours 13 minutes ago

The Australian Tax Office (ATO) has cast a wide net to investigate crypto investors after classifying cryptocurrencies like bitcoin as ‘assets’ liable for capital gains taxes. Earlier this year, the ATO published its guidance on the tax treatment of cryptocurrencies. Highlighting bitcoin as an example, the authority said it viewed cryptocurrencies as neither money nor

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Samburaj Das

Bithumb Hack Prevents Corrective Cryptocurrency Rally, Market Drops

5 hours ago

South Korea’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb experienced a hacking attack that led to a $30 million loss on June 20, leading the cryptocurrency market to drop by $6 billion within hours. Major cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, and Bitcoin Cash, which successfully picked up some momentum throughout June 17 to 19, ended their corrective

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Joseph Young

Japan’s Crypto Industry Drafts Rules to Ban Insider Trading, Privacy Coins

6 hours 5 minutes ago

A self-regulatory body compromising of Japan’s sixteen registered cryptocurrency exchanges is reportedly set to vote on new proposals that will forbid insider trading and plausibly restrict support for anonymous tokens like Monero and Dash. The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association (JVCEA) was founded in March 29 as a concentrated effort among the sixteen licensed cryptocurrency

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Samburaj Das

Decentralized Exchange Dex.Top Launches to Applause with 10k Users

9 hours 18 minutes ago

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned

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Tom Clancy

Breaking: South Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb Hacked, Thieves Steal $30 Million

11 hours 35 minutes ago

South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb has suspended deposits and withdrawals after losing $30 million worth of cryptocurrencies as the result of an apparent hack. The Seoul-based company, once the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, on Wednesday announced that $30 million worth of undisclosed cryptocurrencies had been stolen from the platform. It is not clear at what

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Josiah Wilmoth

Freedom of the Press Foundation Now Accepts Cryptocurrency Donations

12 hours 50 minutes ago

Cryptocurrencies are already used to pay college and university tuition fees, buy Lamborghinis, and pay for space travel. Now you can also assist in protecting journalists and whistleblowers by donating to the Freedom of the Press Foundation (FPF) using bitcoin, ethereum, bitcoin cash, litecoin, and zcash. The donations will support current projects of the free

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Mark Emem

Op-ed: World Cup — Crypto Edition

14 hours 5 minutes ago

It is easy to be allured by crypto and neglect the real world. However, a new mania is coming: for a month everybody will talk about world football cup. Here at Intellectsoft Blockchain Lab we fantasized: what if there was a World Cup for cryptocurrency? We assumed what crypto projects are the closest to bringing

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Guest Writer

Siacoin Mining Malware Generates Nearly $1 Million in China-based Attack, 16 Arrested

15 hours 13 minutes ago

Cryptjacking is fast becoming a popular way for cyber crooks to make money. For instance, around 5% of the cryptocurrency Monero currently in circulation is estimated to have been mined fraudulently, according to security firm Palo Alto Networks. Over the weekend it was reported that a ring of cyber criminals in China had conspired with

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Mark Emem

Coming ‘Reckoning’ Will Shake up ICO Market: CBOE President

16 hours 8 minutes ago

“The reckoning will come in two waves.” There’s a big shakeup happening in the ICO market, and it should be keeping investors up at night,” says CBOE President and COO Chris Concannon. Concannon, also CEO of BATS Global Markets, told Business Insider that the market for ICOs is about to undergo major regulatory changes leading

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Conor Maloney

Web Browser Brave to Trial Crypto Payments for Opt-In Ads

17 hours 21 minutes ago

Brave, the web browser from Javascript creator and Mozilla co-founder Brendan Eich, is taking an important step toward its goal of using blockchain technology to address what many people believe to be one of the chief problems of the internet: advertising. In a statement published Tuesday, Brave announced that it will begin an early access

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Josiah Wilmoth

EOS Faces Constitutional Crisis over Frozen Accounts

18 hours 45 minutes ago

“Consensus by conference call” — that’s how one critic characterized the on-chain governance model employed by the nascent EOS network in the wake of several high profile incidents involving block producers. Most recently, the network’s 21 block producers — organizations who verify transactions and validate blocks — froze seven EOS accounts allegedly belonging to thieves

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Josiah Wilmoth

A New Age in Ads Is Dawning

19 hours 13 minutes ago

This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. Scolding everything new has long become a hobby among the retrogrades, conservatives and blasphemers of technological advancement. Blockchain is no exception as a fertile feeding ground for the

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Tom Clancy

Decentralized Asset Management Network Rigoblock Announces New Partnership with TokenMarket

19 hours 33 minutes ago

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned

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Tom Clancy

New Crypto Mining Service Hashbyte Fighting Bitcoins Carbon Footprint and Offering Huge Returns

19 hours 37 minutes ago

This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. HashByte is a new eco-friendly cloud mining company which has been involved in the cryptocurrency space since its inception in 2009. Utilising hash power, users can utilise technology

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Tom Clancy

CoinFalcon Lists Tether (USDT) with BTC Trading, Offers Euro Access to Currency

19 hours 51 minutes ago

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned

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Tom Clancy

Bitcoin Price Outperformed Crypto Hedge Fund Pantera Capital Last Month

20 hours ago

Sometimes it doesn’t pay to diversify — just ask cryptocurrency hedge fund Pantera Capital, whose fund underperformed the bitcoin price last month. According to Bloomberg, the firm’s Digital Asset Fund underperformed bitcoin during May as the cryptocurrency markets continued to decline further from the all-time highs they set in late December and early January. Pantera

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Josiah Wilmoth

Chynge Unveils Revolutionary Blockchain-Based Remittance Service to Encourage Financial Inclusion

20 hours 12 minutes ago

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned … Continued

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