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MrBitcoin May 24, 2018

Regulatory changes will affect the cryptocurrency and blockchain ecosystems in the future. The Monetary Authority of Singapore is looking to make some changes. A consultation paper has been presented to make the exchange ecosystem more competitive. This is positive news for the cryptocurrency ecosystem as a whole. Improving The Position of Singapore When Singapore introduced […]

MrBitcoin May 24, 2018

As cryptocurrencies continue to increase in popularity and adoption, investors and users are experiencing an increase in malicious coin miners that utilize the semi-anonymity offered by cryptocurrencies for financial gain. ITWeb Security Summit  This is according to Helge Husemann, product manager for Malwarebytes who spoke at ITWeb’s Security Summit 2018. Husemann hypothesized that because the mining process […]

MrBitcoin May 24, 2018

Financial services corporation American Express (AmEx) has announced a blockchain application to its Membership Rewards program in partnership with online merchant Boxed, Associated Press reported May 23. AmEx announced that it is integrating blockchain technology developed by Hyperledger, an open source blockchain project under the Linux Foundation, to let merchants design customized offers for AmEx […]

MrBitcoin May 23, 2018

According to an article published earlier today, two of Bloomberg’s top crypto reporters are the latest to be targeted by scammers. Olga Kharif and Lily Katz have reportedly had their Twitter accounts spoofed and fraudsters have used their identities to illicit payments in crypto from naive followers. Latest of Many High Profile Twitter Scams Involving Cryptocurrency […]

MrBitcoin May 23, 2018

The explosion in ICO projects has made choosing which ones to participate in a very complicated task, and the competition between them extremely fierce. Back in 2015, the Lisk founders raised 14,000 bitcoin with a team of just 2 people! Doing that today seems impossible: teams are paying thousands just to get famous industry advisors, […]

MrBitcoin May 23, 2018

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) — the United States’ top-ranking derivatives regulator — has published an advisory providing further guidance to both clearinghouses and exchanges seeking to list cryptocurrencies on their platforms. The cryptocurrency space has been riddled with concerns about the vetting process for contracts, like bitcoin futures, and the CFTC is looking […]