US Secret Service Asks Congress for Help to Prevent Illicit Use of Privacy Coins 28 minutes ago on bitcoin.com

The US Secret Service is worried about the illicit use of cryptocurrencies. A high-ranking official of the agency has urged Congress to consider additional legislation to address anonymity-enhanced cryptocurrencies and services intended to obscure transactions on...

First Crypto Cashback Card Launched in Russia for Local Organic Food Retailer an hour ago on bitsonline.com

TalkBank, one of the crypto pioneers in Russia’s financial sector, has joined forces with local organic food retailer LavkaLavka to launch the country’s first debit card with cashback in cryptocurrency. Also read: Alex Mashinsky: Cryptocurrency Adoption at World...

EOS Block Producers Reportedly ‘Ordered’ to Freeze 27 Accounts, ‘Reasoning’ to Follow 2 hours ago on cointelegraph.com

EOS Core Arbitration Forum allegedly orders the freezing of 27 accounts with the “logic and reasoning” for the order to be posted later

Wendy McElroy: Crypto as Class Warfare 2 hours ago on bitcoin.com

The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations Section 4: State Versus Society Chapter 9, Part 1 Crypto as Class Warfare “Antagonism between the classes will be removed. I do not envisage a dead and artificial level among the people. There will be a...

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Is It Over? 2 hours ago on bitcoinist.com

Is contagion from India’s Zebpay flash crash to $5,700 responsible for the pullback in bitcoin price or something else in the works? Market Overview Up till yesterday, BTC traded within a narrowing triangle, leaving investors guessing which side the cryptocurrency...

Crypto Markets Fall Further Amidst Week of FUD From Asian Sector 3 hours ago on cointelegraph.com

Crypto market slumps further despite positive news of an end to the Mt. Gox Bitcoin sell offs

FSA Orders Six Japanese Crypto Exchanges to Improve Anti-Money Laundering Systems 3 hours ago on bitsonline.com

A total of six licensed Japanese crypto exchanges, including bitFlyer, have had sloppy anti-money laundering (AML) systems brought into question by Japanese financial regulator, the Financial Services Agency (FSA). The FSA issued a “business improvement order”...

Supremes Uphold Cell Privacy, Hope for Ross Ulbricht 4 hours ago on bitcoin.com

The United States Supreme Court, in a 5-to-4 decision for the case Carpenter v. United States, ruled cops cannot access cell phone tracking information without a warrant. Around the country, privacy advocates and the mainstream media are hailing it as a “landmark”...

3 Reasons Why ‘This Is Not the Funeral For Bitcoin,’ According to Brian Kelly 4 hours ago on bitcoinist.com

While some analysts are stereotypically predicting Bitcoin’s funeral following its continued bearish trend, trader Brian Kelly has urged followers to cool their jets and look at the bigger picture. 3 Reasons Why Bitcoin is Not Dead There are three primary reasons why...

Crypto Non-Profits Are Flawed – Zcash Thinks It Can Change That 5 hours ago on coindesk.com

Ahead of the Zcash Foundation's first big gathering, crypto aficionados are watching to see if the non-profit can redeem a maligned governance model.

Swiss National Bank Board Director: Central Banks’ Interest in Issuing Crypto Has Waned 5 hours ago on cointelegraph.com

According to a board member at the Swiss National Bank, enthusiasm has waned for issuing a state-backed digital currency

Nano Announces Security Flaw in Newly Released Android Wallet 5 hours ago on bitsonline.com

Within hours of its release, Nano has announced that the Android version of their new wallet was insecure. While a patch has since been released, the incident is a reminder that many cryptocurrency wallets have security flaws that could cost their users dearly. Also...

Crypto Trading 101: A Beginner's Guide to Candlesticks 6 hours ago on coindesk.com

If you have ever been confused by patterns flashing on crypto charts, this crash course on candlesticks will help clear a few things up.

The Daily: Analysts Predict Bitcoin Will Rebound, Enthusiasm for State Coins Lost 6 hours ago on bitcoin.com

In today’s Bitcoin in Brief we mention some optimistic mid to long term predictions for crypto markets. And while decentralized currencies are hurting in a bearish month, the prospects for state-issued virtual money look even dimmer. Another senior Swiss central banker...

PR: Propy to Hold First Ever Real Estate Auction on Blockchain 8 hours ago on bitcoin.com

Global property store with a decentralized registry Propy in collaboration with Hilton & Hyland Real Estate, a leading luxury brokerage are selling ownership for Rome’s architectural Masterpiece el Palazzetto Mansion in a historical blockchain auction. Set to begin on...