Bitcoin Price Fumbles Under $10,000 as Traders Fear $8K Target

Bitcoin price is trading below $10,000 and a further pullback could drive price even lower. | Source: Shutterstock By CCN Markets: The bitcoin price has fallen below $10,000 in a minor pullback, dropping from $10,300 to $9,880 on major cryptocurrency exchanges within a two-hour span. The bitcoin price drops $500 in a minor pullback from $10,300 to $9,880 (source: coinmarketcap.com) Prior to the abrupt $500 drop, several cryptocurrency traders stated that the bitcoin price is likely to correct to the Read more …

Telx Technologies Launches First Crypto-Facilitating SIM Card

Cryptocurrency and telecommunications company Telx Technologies announced the launch of the first crypto SIM card wallet that enables transactions via SMS. According to the company’s Medium post published on Aug. 22, the card allows its users to send cryptocurrencies via SMS with their dedicated crypto phone number. Notably, these transactions do not require a smartphone or an active Internet connection. On the other hand, the system also offers no control over a user’s crypto wallet. Crypto transactions on ‘dumbphones’ As Read more …

Bitcoin Hovers Around $10,130 as Altcoins Suffer Minor Losses

On Aug. 24, most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are suffering moderate losses on the day while Bitcoin (BTC) hovers around the $10,130 mark. Market visualization courtesy of Coin360 Bitcoin price is currently down by 0.6% on the day, trading at around $10,130 at press time, according to Coin360. Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: Coin360 Ether (ETH) is holding onto its position as the largest altcoin by its market capitalization, which currently stands at $20.5 billion. The second-largest altcoin, Ripple’s XRP, Read more …

$1 Billion Sony Franchise FIRED Miley Cyrus Over Sexually-Explicit…Cake

MIley Cyrus has a tell-all about her lost millions on Twitter. | Source: Shutterstock By CCN Markets: It’s not a good time to read about Sony. In the same week Spider-Man negotiations with Marvel fell through, Sony confirmed they fired Miley Cyrus from Hotel Transylvania over a cake. Specifically for buying a penis-shaped cake for her boyfriend, Liam Hemsworth, in 2012. Miley was to voice Mavis, the main character. The role then went to another Disney Channel star, Selena Gomez. Read more …

Announcing Ten Billion Coin’s 3rd Partnership and 3 IEO Listing, Beginning 28th August

Bitcoin Press Release: TenBillion Coin announces the launch of a 3rd partnership and the commencement of its’ IEO on 3 major exchanges on August 28th, 2019 August 24th, 2019, Nantong, China – In just this past month, in addition to signing two other multibillion RMB institutions onto the TenBillion Coin Blockchain, those being the Institute of Southeast Guizhou Province Hospital — Tumor Immunotherapy Research Base and XiaYi ShengTai YingRan Technology Industrial Park, TenBillion have now signed their third multi-billion RMB Read more …

Binance Offers Lifetime VIP Membership to KYC Leak Victims

Major cryptocurrency exchange Binance announced that it will offer a lifetime VIP membership to all its users affected by the recent Know Your Customer (KYC) images leak on the platform. According to the official blog, currently Binance is “actively contacting all potential victims with […] guidance on privacy protection and restitution,” and highly recommends “affected users to apply for new identification documents in their respective region.” The post also states: “We are compensating affected users with a lifetime Binance VIP Read more …

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Testing Last Line Of Defense With Positive Bias

Bitcoin price is showing positive signs and settled above $10,000 against the US Dollar. The price is now trading near the key $10,400 resistance area, which is preventing gains. Yesterday’s highlighted important bearish trend line is acting as a solid resistance near $10,420 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price is likely setting up for the next key break either above $10,500 or below $10,250. Bitcoin price is trading with a positive bias Read more …

Top Pro Athletes Like Messi Would Make a Killing in Bitcoin Earnings

According to Messari research, Lionel Messi’s take-home pay would be “12,700 $BTC” annually. Cristiano Ronaldo’s would be 10,000 bitcoins. | Source: REUTERS / Albert Gea By CCN Markets: Russell Okung, who plays for the Los Angeles Chargers in the NFL, has been pushing for the league to pay those multi-million-dollar salaries in bitcoin. You could say he’s football’s biggest bitcoin advocate, and he is quickly bringing attention to crypto across all professional sports. Okung, who is hosting a bitcoin event Read more …

Circle CEO Says Tokenized Fiat Currencies Are on the Horizon

Jeremy Allaire, the CEO of blockchain-based, crypto-inclusive money transfer company Circle, said that the firm has long held that major fiat currencies would eventually be tokenized. Significant digital currencies In an interview on Aug. 21 on the podcast Global Coin Research, Allaire said that Circle has thought for years that sovereign currencies would eventually be digitized. He stated: “When we got started with Circle back in 2013, I think our belief has been that there will be significant non-sovereign digital Read more …

Cointelegraph Launches Korean HQ in Seoul, Expanding Presence in Asia

Cointelegraph is pleased to announce that we are continuing to increase our presence in Asia with the launch of Cointelegraph Korea. Today, Aug. 23, we celebrated the launch of a Korean-language version of Cointelegraph and the opening of our Korean headquarters in Seoul. To commemorate the move, Cointelegraph hosted an event in the city’s financial district, attended by over 150 guests from the finance and blockchain industries. Guests included representatives from banking giants Woori Financial Group and Shinhan Financial Group, Read more …

Apple Sucking Up to Customers in Desperate Attempt to Save the iPhone

Apple is reportedly going to add a clutch of important features to its next-generation iPhones as tries to save the device from oblivion. | Source: Shutterstock By CCN Markets: Apple founder Steve Jobs never believed in listening to customers. He believed that common people like us don’t exactly know what we want. So the great Apple founder took it upon himself to decide what features belong in an iPhone. The success of the iPhone under Jobs was evidence that his Read more …

Doing What You Want With Your Money Is a Fundamental Right

Since the birth of Bitcoin, crusaders fighting for the separation of money and state discovered a new payment tool that bypasses the nation state’s control over the monetary system. For over ten years now, lots of people have been using digital currencies to hide from prying eyes of governments in order to free themselves from a system that contributes to insanity. Also read: How to Create Non-Fungible Assets and Collectible Tokens With Bitcoin Cash The Separation of Church and State Read more …