Bitcoin-Berater und Affiliate-Füchse – die kuriose Welt der Quora-Influencer

Bitcoin-Berater und Affiliate-Füchse – die kuriose Welt der Quora-Influencer

Adam D’Angelo hat die Frage-Antwort-Seite Quora 2009 ins Leben gerufen. 300 Millionen Besucher verzeichnet die Frage-und-Antwort-Plattform Quora nach eigenen Angaben monatlich. Mit dieser enormen Reichweite in der Hinterhand haben die Plattformbetreiber eine Community einschließlich so genannter Top-Autoren mit Millionenreichweiten aufgebaut. OMR hat die reichweitenstärksten deutschen und internationalen Quora-Nutzer recherchiert. An der Spitze der Rankings stießen… Continue reading Bitcoin-Berater und Affiliate-Füchse – die kuriose Welt der Quora-Influencer

Perspective | Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency is part of a disturbing financial trend

Perspective | Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency is part of a disturbing financial trend

Please enable cookies on your web browser in order to continue. The new European data protection law requires us to inform you of the following before you use our website: We use cookies and other technologies to customize your experience, perform analytics and deliver personalized advertising on our sites, apps and newsletters and across the… Continue reading Perspective | Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency is part of a disturbing financial trend

Binance CEO Gets Dragged by Bitcoin Fans for ‘Dumbest Crypto Tweet’

Binance CEO Gets Dragged by Bitcoin Fans for ‘Dumbest Crypto Tweet’

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao got dragged on Twitter and was nominated for the “Dumbest Crypto Tweet Award” for shilling Binance Coin.| Source: ReutersBy CCN Markets: Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao got dragged on Twitter and was nominated for the Dumbest Crypto Tweet Award after he shared a story touting the popularity of Binance Coin, his company’s… Continue reading Binance CEO Gets Dragged by Bitcoin Fans for ‘Dumbest Crypto Tweet’

Bitcoin: This Research Proves the New Boss Is Same as the Old Boss

Bitcoin: This Research Proves the New Boss Is Same as the Old Boss

If just 0.023% of Bitcoin addresses hold 50% of the total wealth, isn’t the new boss turning out to be a lot like the old one? | Source: ShutterstockBy CCN Markets: Research released by blockchain analysis group PARSIQ this week did much to weaken Bitcoin’s image as a global freedom currency.The findings detail the massive… Continue reading Bitcoin: This Research Proves the New Boss Is Same as the Old Boss

Mystery ‘Satoshi Nakamoto’ Claims He’s Hodling $10 Billion in Bitcoin

Mystery ‘Satoshi Nakamoto’ Claims He’s Hodling $10 Billion in Bitcoin

Move over, Craig Wright! The “real” Satoshi Nakamoto vows to reveal himself this week and claims he’s hodling 980,000 bitcoin. | Source: ShutterstockBy CCN Markets: Move over, Craig Wright! The “real” Satoshi Nakamoto vows to reveal himself as the true inventor of bitcoin over the next few days.What’s more, the “real” Nakamoto claims he’s currently… Continue reading Mystery ‘Satoshi Nakamoto’ Claims He’s Hodling $10 Billion in Bitcoin

Turkish Bitcoin Adoption Ramps Up amid Flagging Economic Recovery

Turkish Bitcoin Adoption Ramps Up amid Flagging Economic Recovery

Turkey interest in bitcoin remains robust as the economy struggles to recover from the collapse of the lira from 2018. | Source: ShutterstockBy CCN Markets: Turkey likes bitcoin more than any of the other 14 nations polled in a recent survey by Dutch banking group ING. Sixty-two percent of Turks were crypto positive, while 36%… Continue reading Turkish Bitcoin Adoption Ramps Up amid Flagging Economic Recovery

IRS to Cryptocurrency Owners: Come Clean, or Else!

IRS to Cryptocurrency Owners: Come Clean, or Else!

The Internal Revenue Service is on the war path against Americans who haven’t reported income from cryptocurrencies like bitcoin. In late July, the IRS said it had started to send warning letters to more than 10,000 people who may not have complied with tax rules on virtual currencies. Agency officials have said criminal tax indictments… Continue reading IRS to Cryptocurrency Owners: Come Clean, or Else!

The Serious Money Is Warming to Bitcoin

The Serious Money Is Warming to Bitcoin

buried in a vault under a mountain in the Swiss Alps? Xapo has offered that as a service to wealthy investors, for free. Coinbase, best known for its popular cryptocurrency exchange, prefers elaborate key-printing rituals along with a Faraday cage. Anchorage, an Andreessen Horowitz-backed startup, promises easy-access digital storage with some cryptographic voodoo. And now… Continue reading The Serious Money Is Warming to Bitcoin

IRS to Cryptocurrency Owners: Come Clean, or Else!

IRS to Cryptocurrency Owners: Come Clean, or Else!

The Internal Revenue Service is on the war path against Americans who haven’t reported income from cryptocurrencies like bitcoin. In late July, the IRS said it had started to send warning letters to more than 10,000 people who may not have complied with tax rules on virtual currencies. Agency officials have said criminal tax indictments… Continue reading IRS to Cryptocurrency Owners: Come Clean, or Else!

Bitcoin Price Surges 10% in 48 Hours as Bakkt Countdown Begins

Bitcoin Price Surges 10% in 48 Hours as Bakkt Countdown Begins

The bitcoin price spiked after regulated futures platform Bakkt announced it had received approval to launch in September. | Source: ShutterstockBy CCN Markets: Bakkt, a bitcoin futures trading platform operated by ICE, the parent company of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), finally received approval from the Commodities and Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to initiate… Continue reading Bitcoin Price Surges 10% in 48 Hours as Bakkt Countdown Begins

A beginner’s guide to cryptocurrency feuds for curious Bitcoin newbies

A beginner’s guide to cryptocurrency feuds for curious Bitcoin newbies

Feuding happens in almost every industry and thanks to social media, normies like me can sit back and watch the juicy fights unfold. The world of cryptocurrency and blockchain is no exception, with many of its figureheads involved in serious squabbles that often span several years. Here’s a quick (but not exhaustive) look at who’s fighting… Continue reading A beginner’s guide to cryptocurrency feuds for curious Bitcoin newbies

‘Full-time #crypto trader’ gets 20 months in prison for selling stolen data for Bitcoin

‘Full-time #crypto trader’ gets 20 months in prison for selling stolen data for Bitcoin

A UK man has been sentenced to 20 months in prison and fined more than £400,000 ($486,000) for selling stolen personal data on the dark web for Bitcoin. Authorities caught Elliot Gunton (19), who pleaded guilty, after they discovered a laptop containing software with cybercrime functionality during a routine visit related to a Sexual Prevention Order imposed… Continue reading ‘Full-time #crypto trader’ gets 20 months in prison for selling stolen data for Bitcoin

Nvidia’s GPU sales finally ‘normalize’ after its crypto-mining craze

Nvidia’s GPU sales finally ‘normalize’ after its crypto-mining craze

Chipmaker Nvidia says its business has finally returned to normal after its cryptocurrency mining hangover has subsided. In its latest quarterly financial report, published yesterday, Nvidia posted 17 percent growth in revenue – from $2.22 billion to $2.58 billion – over the last fiscal quarter. Across the same period in the previous financial year, the… Continue reading Nvidia’s GPU sales finally ‘normalize’ after its crypto-mining craze

IRS to Cryptocurrency Owners: Come Clean, or Else!

IRS to Cryptocurrency Owners: Come Clean, or Else!

The Internal Revenue Service is on the war path against Americans who haven’t reported income from cryptocurrencies like bitcoin. In late July, the IRS said it had started to send warning letters to 10,000 people who may not have complied with tax rules on virtual currencies. Agency officials have said criminal tax indictments involving cryptocurrencies… Continue reading IRS to Cryptocurrency Owners: Come Clean, or Else!

Software giant Oracle sues blockchain startup over similar name

Software giant Oracle sues blockchain startup over similar name

Software giant Oracle is suing a blockchain venture capital startup for trademark infringement and “cybersquatting,” reports Computer Reseller News. Oracle, based in Redwood City, California, has alleged CryptoOracle LLC and its owner Louis Kerner purposefully sought to leverage Oracle‘s reputation as an “innovator and leader within the technology industry” when it selected its brand name.… Continue reading Software giant Oracle sues blockchain startup over similar name

Coinbase CEO Just Revealed a Big Catalyst for Bitcoin’s Price

Coinbase CEO Just Revealed a Big Catalyst for Bitcoin’s Price

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong | Source: Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch/FlickrBy CCN Markets: Bitcoin has been trading sideways of late but it might not be long before the flagship cryptocurrency moves up thanks to Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong’s latest reveal.Whether institutions were going to adopt crypto or not was an open question about 12 months… Continue reading Coinbase CEO Just Revealed a Big Catalyst for Bitcoin’s Price

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Bitcoin market cap rivals world’s largest beer company’

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Bitcoin market cap rivals world’s largest beer company’

Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin BTC every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Nikola Tesla used to say: Bob’s your uncle! Bitcoin Price We closed the day, August 15 2019, at… Continue reading Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Bitcoin market cap rivals world’s largest beer company’

Tech journalist breaks first rule of holding cryptocurrency, loses $30,000

Tech journalist breaks first rule of holding cryptocurrency, loses $30,000

It’s never funny when someone is scammed or robbed of their cryptocurrency. It’s especially bad when the victim is at the mercy of attackers and seemingly can’t do anything to get their money back. That’s the situation tech journalist Monty Munford has been left in after losing over $30,000 (£25,000) worth of cryptocurrency. The writer… Continue reading Tech journalist breaks first rule of holding cryptocurrency, loses $30,000

Freaky Bitcoin/Avocado Price Correlation Will Guac Your World

Freaky Bitcoin/Avocado Price Correlation Will Guac Your World

Do the Avocado price and the bitcoin price correlate? Images from Shutterstock. Edited by CCN.By CCN Markets: There’s a growing legion of crypto fans who insist that the bitcoin price enjoys a guac-cidental correlation with avocados. Is that coincidence or cosmic fate?Bloomberg’s Tracy Alloway pointed out the comical correlation on Twitter. After noticing that the… Continue reading Freaky Bitcoin/Avocado Price Correlation Will Guac Your World