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BIP 91 Likely to be Locked in Within 24 Hours, Bitcoin Displays Highest Ever Daily Gain Bitcoin News: BIP 91 Likely to be Locked in Within 24 Hours, Bitcoin Displays Highest Ever Daily Gain...

BIP 91 Locks In: What This Means for Bitcoin and Why It's Not Scaled Yet - CoinDesk BIP 91 has officially locked in. At press time, more than 80% of bitcoin's miners, the network of computer operators that secure the blockchain, have now been signaling that they will upgrade to the code for 269 blocks in the same signaling period, a's Cloud Mining Services Sees Record Growth’s mining services continue to grow exponentially as commands roughly 3 percent of the Bitcoin network’s global mining power.

Bitcoin Price Surges to One-Month High as Tech Outlook Improves - CoinDesk The price of bitcoin was up on Thursday, driven to a one-month high on optimism that the network's technology could soon upgrade.

Bitcoin bubble dwarfs tulip mania from 400 years ago, Elliott Wave analyst says One of the lone financial analysts who forecast a surge when the digital currency was six cents now has an extremely negative view.

Garza Pleads Guilty: GAW Miners CEO Cops to $9 Million Fraud - CoinDesk A notorious cryptocurrency executive plead guilty to a count of wire fraud on Thursday. He now faces up to 20 years in prison.

Judge Blasts IRS Over Bitcoin Probe, Lets Coinbase Customer Fight Summons A judge granted a bitcoin owner the right to intervene in a closely watched court case involving the digital currency exchange Coinbase.

Ethereum’s SuperDAO On-boards Ex-Google and Uber Developers, Sets New Timeline for Decentralized Poker and New Dapp Bitcoin News: Ethereuma€™s SuperDAO On-boards Ex-Google and Uber Developers, Sets New Timeline for Decentralized Poker and New Dapp...

Bitcoin leaps 15% to highest in nearly a month on increased confidence in currency's future Digital currency developers appeared to come closer to an agreement that would prevent a split in the cryptocurrency.

Parity Wallet Hacker Cashes out $90,000 in Stolen Ether - CoinDesk Perpetrators who exploited a flaw in a popular ethereum wallet software yesterday have taken steps to sell their stolen funds.

US Federal Reserve Chair Bitcoin Photo Bomber Generates Over $15k in Donations The bitcoin photo bomber recently appeared waving a reading ‘buy bitcoin’ behind US Federal Reserve Board Chairwoman, Janet Yellen...

SegWit or Not, Bitfury is Ready for Lightning With Successful Bitcoin Main Net Test While Segregated Witness ( SegWit ) activation is looking more likely by the hour, Bitfury is getting ready to deploy a version of the Lightning network with or without the protocol upgrade. The blockchain technology company, perhaps best known for i

Ripple Reports Uptick in Investor XRP Interest as Sales Triple in Q2 - CoinDesk A new report from Ripple suggests institutional investors are increasingly interested in its native cryptocurrency.

Bitcoin study reveals how early adopters influence our decisions When they get special treatment, they can make new technologies go viral – but when they don’t, their real power is in putting the rest of us off...

What's an ICO? 'Big 4' Consulting Firms Are Getting the Question - CoinDesk Major consulting firms are reporting that interest in blockchain is fast expanding beyond distributed ledgers to include more experimental ICOs.

Bitcoin explodes above $2,500 Bitcoin is soaring on Thursday, trading up 13.01% at $2,576 a coin. The cryuptocurrency continues to rally as traders look ahead to the August 1 decision on whether or not bitcoin will be split in two.

'Bitcoin Sign Guy' Has a New Job, But He's Keeping His Identity Secret - CoinDesk A now-famous bitcoin supporter known for his promotional stunt during a US congressional hearing has landed an internship.

Bitcoin Store Operator and Alleged Scammer Does Not Show Up for Trial Renwick Haddow allegedly used a boiler room to cold call potential investors and sell securities in Bitcoin Store Inc.

Non-Profits See Blockchain Vision, But Face Harsh Realities - CoinDesk Non-profits are fast waking up to the possibilities offered by blockchain, but implementing real-world solutions will be anything but easy.

Blockchain Payments Startup Billon Granted €2m by EU's Horizon 2020 Finance Magnates The grant is to expand Billon's blockchain solutions beyond corporate payments, into ecommerce and content monetization.

Russia Prepares to Legalize ICOs Russia is currently working on a regulatory framework to legalize Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), local publications reported on Wednesday. This is in addition to a bill that is being finalized to recognize cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin and ether.

People Trust Cryptocurrencies over Gold, Says Wall Street 'Dean of Valuation' - CoinDesk A renowned finance expert has issued new comments on the valuation and possible impact of bitcoin and cryptocurrencies.

CoinDash Reports $7m Hack to Cyber Security Investigators of "Israeli FBI" Finance Magnates Trying to stabilize the price, CoinDash will offer bonuses to anyone who will not trade for six months.

Why bodegas should think twice before allowing for bitcoin ATMs What are bitcoin ATMs doing in small bodegas throughout New York City? It’s well known that digital currencies like bitcoin can be used for illicit things such as money laundering. That is, it seem...

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