How to Watch Today’s Historic SpaceX Launch and Epic Triple Landing Attempt

Elon Musk’s SpaceX is gearing up to launch the most powerful rocket into space on Thursday. SpaceX will also attempt an epic triple landing which has never been done before. You can watch it right | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 10 days ago

New York Governor Cuomo Signs Bill Paving Way for First US Crypto Task Force

The state of New York has created a cryptocurrency task force following the signing of a digital currency study bill by Governor Andrew Cuomo. This was announced by New York State Assemblyman and the chair of | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 3 months ago

Trump’s New SEC Hire Boosts Possibility of Bitcoin ETF

Elad Roisman, the newest SEC commissioner, boosts the possibility of the agency approving a bitcoin ETF in the near future. | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 7 months ago

Investors File Class Action Suit against Bitconnect

The recently shuttered cryptocurrency lending and exchange platform BitConnect has been hit with a class action lawsuit from six investors claiming losses exceeding $770,000. | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

547 Bitcoins: $6 Million Commercial Japanese Building in Tokyo Will be Sold with Bitcoin

The post 547 Bitcoins: $6 Million Commercial Japanese Building in Tokyo Will be Sold with Bitcoin appeared first on CCN A Tokyo-based real estate firm is selling a small commercial building for 547 bitcoin, or $6 million. It is said to be the first building in Japan to be sold us … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Blink and Miss: Blockchain ETF Pair Launches on Nasdaq, NYSE

The post Blink and Miss: Blockchain ETF Pair Launches on Nasdaq, NYSE appeared first on CCN The US SEC urged the issuers behind two exchange-traded funds to refrain from using “blockchain” in their names shortly before the launch dates. Prior to the ETFs being unveiled, regulator … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Venezuela to Accept Hard Currencies and Cryptocurrencies in Petro Presale

The post Venezuela to Accept Hard Currencies and Cryptocurrencies in Petro Presale appeared first on CCN As reported by CCN, Venezuela is going to issue its Petro cryptocurrency through a token sale. Out of the 100 million Petros Venezuelan leader Nicolás Maduro ordered, about 38 … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

As Doomsday Clock Strikes Closer to Midnight, Could it Accelerate Cryptocurrency Adoption?

The post As Doomsday Clock Strikes Closer to Midnight, Could it Accelerate Cryptocurrency Adoption? appeared first on CCN The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists moved its Doomsday Clock two minutes closer to midnight on Thursday. President Rachel Bronson and fellow members Lawrenc … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Nordea Bank Bans Employees From Owning Bitcoin, Unions Consider Legal Action

The post Nordea Bank Bans Employees From Owning Bitcoin, Unions Consider Legal Action appeared first on CCN Union reps call it an “overreaction” and are preparing for the worst. Scandinavian lender Nordea is drawing the line against bitcoin internally, throwing down the gauntlet … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

‘A Reasonable Chance’ Ross Ulbricht’s Case is Supreme Court Bound: Legal Expert

One of the foremost experts on the operations of the US Supreme Court has identified Silk Road operator Ross Ulbricht’s case as one that raises questions that have “a reasonable chance of being granted” a hearing by the Court “in an appropriate case.” | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

“Bitcoin and Its Sisters” Seem like a Bubble, Says Nobel Prize Winner Richard Thaler

The post “Bitcoin and Its Sisters” Seem like a Bubble, Says Nobel Prize Winner Richard Thaler appeared first on CCN Nobel prize-winning economist Richard Thaler recently weighted in on bitcoin and the cryptocurrency ecosystem. Speaking to Portuguese publication ECO, Thaler stated … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Robinhood Brings Free Cryptocurrency Trading to the Masses

The post Robinhood Brings Free Cryptocurrency Trading to the Masses appeared first on CCN Commission-free trades are coming to the micro-finance giant Robinhood’s stock trading app. Robinhood is offering the following features to its app: Instant deposits: ACH bank transfers will … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

$39 Million Mobius ICO Sells Out in 2 Hours on Stellar, Not Ethereum

The post $39 Million Mobius ICO Sells Out in 2 Hours on Stellar, Not Ethereum appeared first on CCN Mobius Network, a turnkey blockchain-enabling data platform, closed its MOBI token ICO in just two hours. More than 55,000 registered for the public token sale, the first to be bui … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

PhD Student Successfully Hacks a DNA Strand, Promptly Wins a Bitcoin

The post PhD Student Successfully Hacks a DNA Strand, Promptly Wins a Bitcoin appeared first on CCN University of Antwerp student Sander Wuyts has reason to celebrate. He is the proud new owner of a full Bitcoin after deciphering a code hidden in strands of DNA. British professor … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

$6 Million Ponzi: CFTC Charges “Gold-Backed” Crypto My Big Coin With Fraud

The post $6 Million Ponzi: CFTC Charges “Gold-Backed” Crypto My Big Coin With Fraud appeared first on CCN My Big Coin is the cryptocurrency regulators warned you about. The Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has filed charges against My Big Coin (MBC) and its founders … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Cardano, Stellar Prices Post Strong Returns as Market Makes Sluggish Advance

The post Cardano, Stellar Prices Post Strong Returns as Market Makes Sluggish Advance appeared first on CCN The cryptocurrency markets were mixed on Thursday, as the mid-week recovery slowed and many top-tier coins and tokens fell back into the red. Ethereum, Cardano, and Stellar … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

UK Prime Minister Theresa May: We’ll Look into Bitcoin ‘Very Seriously’

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has said her administration will look into the use of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin after concerns of their abuse by criminals. Speaking to Bloomberg on the sidelines of the ongoing World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, UK prime minister Theres … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Steem Price Mounts 50% Rally After Ratings Firm Issues Bullish Grade

Steem price experienced a 50 percent rally after market research firm Weiss Ratings assigned Steem a B- grade, making it one of only five cryptocurrencies to achieve a rating higher than a C+ and ranking it ahead of Bitcoin. | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

A+ Mess: Controversial Weiss Cryptocurrency Ratings See DDoS Attacks, Fake Grading Leaks

The post A+ Mess: Controversial Weiss Cryptocurrency Ratings See DDoS Attacks, Fake Grading Leaks appeared first on CCN Last week Weiss Ratings, a US financial research and investment grading agency located in Palm Beach, FL, announced that it would be releasing the world’s first … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Australia Bound? Brisbane Airport Accepts Cryptocurrencies in a World-First

The post Australia Bound? Brisbane Airport Accepts Cryptocurrencies in a World-First appeared first on CCN Brisbane airport will soon be accepting Bitcoin, Ethereum and other cryptocurrencies at various retail establishments for travelers arriving or departing the airport’s termi … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Nigerians Adopt Ingenious Ways to Ward Off Bitcoin Scams

The post Nigerians Adopt Ingenious Ways to Ward Off Bitcoin Scams appeared first on CCN Bitcoin as a cryptocurrency came to be accepted and loved by the Nigerians as it was an easy and fast way of acquiring wealth. With the idea being so new to the Nigerians, it attracted many pe … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Low Volatility on Wall Street Leaves Investors Turning to Bitcoin for Decent Returns

The post Low Volatility on Wall Street Leaves Investors Turning to Bitcoin for Decent Returns appeared first on CCN Low volatility on Wall Street is forcing investors to look to less traditional asset classes like bitcoin in pursuit of better returns. And perhaps some more excite … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Bitcoin Price Dips Below $11,000 as Market Endures Correction

The post Bitcoin Price Dips Below $11,000 as Market Endures Correction appeared first on CCN The bitcoin price dipped below $11,000 on Monday during a minor market correction that saw cryptocurrency market caps decline by a combined $39 billion. EOS and stellar, meanwhile, manage … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

‘One Bitcoin Will Be Worth $1 Million,’ Cryptocurrency Pioneer Tells PayPal CEO

The post ‘One Bitcoin Will Be Worth $1 Million,’ Cryptocurrency Pioneer Tells PayPal CEO appeared first on CCN Dan Schulman, chief executive of PayPal, talks with bitcoin pioneer Wences Cesares about bitcoin, blockchain and fintech in a Facebook interview. Casares, a serial entre … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Bitcoin Transaction Fees are Dropping to $1, Can This be Sustained Long-Term?

The post Bitcoin Transaction Fees are Dropping to $1, Can This be Sustained Long-Term? appeared first on CCN Over the past few days, bitcoin transaction fees have dropped to around $1 for median-size payments, even though the bitcoin mempool size has remained relatively high at a … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

CNBC Contributor Tells Bitcoin Skeptic to ‘Piss Off’ During Heated Exchange

The post CNBC Contributor Tells Bitcoin Skeptic to ‘Piss Off’ During Heated Exchange appeared first on CCN What one thinks of bitcoin and other decentralized cryptocurrencies tends to have strong correlations with one’s ideology, so it is unsurprising that proponents and skeptics … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Bulgaria Reveals International Operation Against ‘Large-Scale Pyramid’ OneCoin

The Specialized Prosecutor’s Office of Bulgaria has revealed its involvement in a sweeping international operation looking at ‘neutralizing’ OneCoin, a purported digital currency scheme widely seen as a fraud. | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Instant, Fee- Free Bitcoin Payments: The Lightning Network Just Had Its ‘Pizza Transaction’

The post Instant, Fee- Free Bitcoin Payments: The Lightning Network Just Had Its ‘Pizza Transaction’ appeared first on CCN A Lightning Network (LN) user reported that he or she has completed what may be the first transaction in which the LN was used to purchase physical goods. Th … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Cryptocurrency Market Falls Again as Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, et al. Fall by 10%

The cryptocurrency market experienced yet another minor correction earlier today, after an initial decline in value on January 21. | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Tax Day Looms for Bitcoin Investors

Despite the decentralized nature of bitcoin, Uncle Sam is expecting his fair share come April 15. Now that tax season is upon us, investors of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies may be filing their crypto-generated income for the first time ever. | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

IMF Urges International Cooperation on Cryptocurrency Regulation

The post IMF Urges International Cooperation on Cryptocurrency Regulation appeared first on CCN The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is calling on regulators around the world to coordinate on policies for cryptocurrencies after warning of ‘risks’ from the soaring prices of digit … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

A Decentralized Future: Japan’s Biggest Energy Giant Invests in Ethereum Blockchain Startup

The post A Decentralized Future: Japan’s Biggest Energy Giant Invests in Ethereum Blockchain Startup appeared first on CCN The Tokyo Electric Power company (TEPCO) has invested in UK-based blockchain firm Electron in a focused pivot from centralized structures to decentralized sy … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Cryptocurrency Crash Indicative of the Significance of the Asian Market

The post Cryptocurrency Crash Indicative of the Significance of the Asian Market appeared first on CCN The crypto world has experienced a significant fall in prices of cryptocurrencies across the board. This began in the early hours of Tuesday, January 16 and continued for the mo … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

India’s Tax Authority Sends Notices to ‘Tens of Thousands’ of Cryptocurrency Traders: Report

The post India’s Tax Authority Sends Notices to ‘Tens of Thousands’ of Cryptocurrency Traders: Report appeared first on CCN India’s income tax department has reportedly issued tax notices to a number of cryptocurrency traders following a nationwide survey of cryptocurrency exchan … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Emptied IOTA Wallets: Hackers Steal Millions Using Malicious Seed Generators

The post Emptied IOTA Wallets: Hackers Steal Millions Using Malicious Seed Generators appeared first on CCN The IOTA community has recently been hit with a bit of drama, as some individuals have been left with their wallets drained due to malicious websites providing users with a … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

New Crypto-Investor Psychology – Where Did These High Caps on High-Supply Coins Come From?

The post New Crypto-Investor Psychology – Where Did These High Caps on High-Supply Coins Come From? appeared first on CCN It was around noon – I was in my favorite bagel store getting my coffee when I overheard someone talking about cryptocurrency. I was quite excited, considerin … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

A Case for Decentralized Cryptocurrency Exchanges

The post A Case for Decentralized Cryptocurrency Exchanges appeared first on CCN If 2017 taught the cryptosphere anything, it gave it a lesson in security.  The sheer number of hacks throughout the year–and the millions of dollars in coins stolen as a result–sent a clear message: … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

South Korea’s Second Largest Bank Supports Cryptocurrency Exchanges, Traders Relieved

The post South Korea’s Second Largest Bank Supports Cryptocurrency Exchanges, Traders Relieved appeared first on CCN Bithumb and Korbit, two of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the South Korean market, have announced that Kookmin Bank deposits and withdrawals will be disab … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Cryptocurrecy Market Suffers Minor Correction, Ripple and Cardano Down 10%

The post Cryptocurrecy Market Suffers Minor Correction, Ripple and Cardano Down 10% appeared first on CCN Earlier today, on January 21, the cryptocurrency market has experienced a minor correction as nearly all of the cryptocurrencies including Ripple and Cardano in the market de … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Bitcoin Futures: A Way to Control Cryptocurrency Markets?

The post Bitcoin Futures: A Way to Control Cryptocurrency Markets? appeared first on CCN Can Wall Street investors manipulate the cryptocurrency markets via Bitcoin futures? Based on the recent fall in the markets during the week of January 15th, it seems that “yes” is the answer … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

India’s Biggest Bitcoin Exchanges See Bank Accounts Frozen: Report

The post India’s Biggest Bitcoin Exchanges See Bank Accounts Frozen: Report appeared first on CCN According to a report by the Indian news publication, The Economic Times(ET), bitcoin exchanges in India may be facing some disruption from the country’s top financial institutions. … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Fake News: Venezuela Rejects “False Information” on Petro Whitepaper

The post Fake News: Venezuela Rejects “False Information” on Petro Whitepaper appeared first on CCN The Venezuelan government has recently stated that “false information” about its oil-backed Petro cryptocurrency has been published online. According to Reuters, the government is … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Korbit: Non-Koreans Prohibited from KRW Deposits at All Domestic Cryptocurrency Exchanges

The post Korbit: Non-Koreans Prohibited from KRW Deposits at All Domestic Cryptocurrency Exchanges appeared first on CCN Korbit, the third largest bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange in the South Korean market behind Bithumb and Coinone, has announced that non-Korean nationals or … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Greg Maxwell Resigns from Blockstream to Focus on ‘Deep Protocol Work’

The post Greg Maxwell Resigns from Blockstream to Focus on ‘Deep Protocol Work’ appeared first on CCN Bitcoin Core developer Greg Maxwell has resigned from blockchain startup Blockstream to focus his efforts on open-source protocol development. Maxwell made this announcement in a … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

More Retail Investors Coming? Bitcoin Investment Trust Sees 91-to-1 Stock Split

The post More Retail Investors Coming? Bitcoin Investment Trust Sees 91-to-1 Stock Split appeared first on CCN Bitcoin has been gaining a lot of attention in recent months as a new asset class. Study after study has shown that millennials prefer Bitcoin to traditional asset class … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Bitcoin Price Gains 10% as Cryptocurrency Market Continues to Recover

The post Bitcoin Price Gains 10% as Cryptocurrency Market Continues to Recover appeared first on CCN The bitcoin price has increased by more than 10 percent over the past 24 hours, as the majority of cryptocurrencies in the global market have recovered from the recent correction. … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

‘Bitcoin Bank’ Denies Policy Change on International Cryptocurrency Wire Transfers

The post ‘Bitcoin Bank’ Denies Policy Change on International Cryptocurrency Wire Transfers appeared first on CCN Metropolitan Commercial Bank denied reports that it has altered its policies to halt international cryptocurrency-related wire transfers. In a statement filed with th … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago

Venezuela to Issue Petro Cryptocurrency through Token Sale, Plans Tax Deals to Bolster Adoption

The post Venezuela to Issue Petro Cryptocurrency through Token Sale, Plans Tax Deals to Bolster Adoption appeared first on CCN According to Bloomberg News, Venezuela plans on bolstering its Petro cryptocurrency by accepting it as a form of payment for fees and taxes, using it in … | Continue reading


@ccn.com | 1 year ago