The post Ethereum Founder Buterin: ‘Traditional Assets Are Safest Bet’ for Life Savings appeared first on CCN Blockchain veteran Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of the Ethereum network behind No. 2 cryptocurrency by market cap ETH, is a realist. While last year may have put cryptocurrencies on the map, Buterin brings up the risk/reward profile. He doesn’t want investors to have false illusions about pie-in-the-sky returns without identifying any of the risks. Meanwhile, the ETH price has The post Ethereum Founder Buterin: ‘Traditional Assets Are Safest Bet’ for Life Savings appeared first on CCN

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The post Solve This Videogame’s “Mind-Blowing” Test, Get a Bitcoin appeared first on CCN Beat the game, win a Bitcoin. Simple, right? That’s the premise of MonteCrypto: The Bitcoin Enigma, a PC game scheduled for release next week. The mysterious game, the latest in a long tradition of public treasure hunts, offers players the opportunity to achieve a lucrative payday — if they can solve the game’s two dozen The post Solve This Videogame’s “Mind-Blowing” Test, Get a Bitcoin appeared first on CCN

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The post Bitcoin Mining Facility Interferes With T-Mobile’s LTE Network Verifying Payments appeared first on CCN US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) revealed in an official “notification of harmful interference” document that a bitcoin mining facility based in Brooklyn, New York interfered with T-Mobile’s LTE network by sending harmful radio emissions to the telecom’s 700 MHz band. Antminer Interferes With LTE Network The FCC noted in an document published on February 15 The post Bitcoin Mining Facility Interferes With T-Mobile’s LTE Network Verifying Payments appeared first on CCN

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The post Cryptocurrency Trader Loses $603,000 in Margin Trading, Steals $2 Million appeared first on CCN Earlier today, it was revealed that 24-year-old trader Joseph Kim, who worked for a Chicago based firm Consolidated Trading, allegedly stole $2 million to cover losses he made in margin trading and personal investments in the cryptocurrency market. Over $600,000 Lost Due to Greed According to the criminal complaint obtained by Bloomberg, Kim illegally transferred The post Cryptocurrency Trader Loses $603,000 in Margin Trading, Steals $2 Million appeared first on CCN

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The post Game Developer Atari Unveils Blockchain-Fueled Dual-Cryptocurrency Gaming Reboot appeared first on CCN The video game console for hits like eighties favorite Pac-Man is readying a pair of digital tokens, which is likely to rack up points with investors.  The Atari Group revealed a two-pronged initiative for which it has inked a couple of partnerships involving not one but two cryptocurrencies. Atari is the latest in what appears The post Game Developer Atari Unveils Blockchain-Fueled Dual-Cryptocurrency Gaming Reboot appeared first on CCN

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The post Emotion vs Reason, Round 1: Historical Technology Hypes appeared first on CCN Emotion vs Reason I’m sure most decisions you make are based on numbers rather than intuition or perception.  However, some are clearly misinformed. Not because you did not search thoroughly, or because you couldn’t find enough data. Rather, there’s something increasingly more difficult to analyse than numbers and facts: people’s feelings towards an event. –disclaimer: The post Emotion vs Reason, Round 1: Historical Technology Hypes appeared first on CCN

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The post The World Needs a New Kind of Currency, Bitcoin: Investor Tim Draper appeared first on CCN Tim Draper, the founder of venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson, says the world needs a new kind of currency. Speaking from Stanford, California, Draper, an early investor in Bitcoin and a victim of the infamous 2014 Mt. Gox hack, spoke to Bloomberg TV of his confidence in cryptocurrencies. Draper lost around 40,000 Bitcoins in The post The World Needs a New Kind of Currency, Bitcoin: Investor Tim Draper appeared first on CCN

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The post The Secrets of Converting into Cryptocurrency from SELFLLERY! appeared first on CCN 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 The post The Secrets of Converting into Cryptocurrency from SELFLLERY! appeared first on CCN

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The post XinFin ICO Enters Second Week, Announces Institutional Partnerships appeared first on CCN 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 The post XinFin ICO Enters Second Week, Announces Institutional Partnerships appeared first on CCN

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The post Cryptocurrency Market Recovers to $500 Billion as Bitcoin, Ethereum Record Gains appeared first on CCN For the first time in February, the cryptocurrency market has recovered to $500 billion, as most major cryptocurrencies including bitcoin and Ethereum recorded large gains in the past two days. Within the past 24 hours, bitcoin recorded a price increase 9 percent, rising from $10,030 to $10,850. Premiums in the South Korean cryptocurrency market have The post Cryptocurrency Market Recovers to $500 Billion as Bitcoin, Ethereum Record Gains appeared first on CCN

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The post Realista, the First Global Real Estate Platform appeared first on CCN 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 The post Realista, the First Global Real Estate Platform appeared first on CCN

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The post Launch of CryptoCities Triggers Race amongst Early Users to Discover Location Based Assets appeared first on CCN 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 The post Launch of CryptoCities Triggers Race amongst Early Users to Discover Location Based Assets appeared first on CCN

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The post Popular Online Casino Site Adds Bitcoin as a Payment Option appeared first on CCN 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 The post Popular Online Casino Site Adds Bitcoin as a Payment Option appeared first on CCN

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The post ABN AMRO Launches Blockchain Bank Accounts to Kill Escrow Accounts appeared first on CCN Dutch ‘big four’ bank ABN AMRO has launched a new service wherein bank accounts are issued to individual clients via the blockchain, as alternatives to escrow accounts. ABN AMRO is shifting gears in its blockchain endeavor. The Amsterdam-based banking giant has announced a new service wherein individual client within non-bank organizations entrusted with client funds The post ABN AMRO Launches Blockchain Bank Accounts to Kill Escrow Accounts appeared first on CCN

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The post Visa: We’re Not to Blame for Coinbase Overcharges appeared first on CCN Credit card processing giant Visa is pushing back against allegations that it is to blame for unauthorized charges reported by a growing number of Coinbase customers in recent days. Earlier this month, Coinbase users began reporting that they had been overcharged — sometimes by as much as 50 times their original purchase — for transactions The post Visa: We’re Not to Blame for Coinbase Overcharges appeared first on CCN

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