Bitcoin News 13 October 2017 – Bitcoin Price Flirts with $6000 as Bitcoin Gold Nears

The Bitcoin news today with the latest bitcoin rally heading the news. An incredible surge in the price overnight which pushed to a new all-time high of over $5800. The proposed hard fork on 25 October (Bitcoin Gold), as well as the growing regulatory environment in many countries, could be a driving factor attracting more investors and thus, the price.   As reported by CNBC – “The fact that bitcoin was able to hit an all-time high just weeks after a slew of negative news “signals to investors and traders…

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Decentralized Identity Foundation in Motion

Introducing the Decentralized Identity Foundation and learn more about their four pillars. The DIF is building “an open source decentralized identity ecosystem for people, organizations, apps, and devices.”         For more info on the Foundation, go to:  http://identity.foundation/   Protecting your digital footprint is vital.  Have you heard that Smartphones are coming to a blockchain near you, Futuretech on BitVault – It’s all about security and privacy, your right!       Collect your FREE PDF – The Bitcoin Believers Business Manifesto Please leave your questions and comments below:…

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Bitcoin News 11 October 2017 – Dubai Delivers Blockchain Strategy to Implementation

Bitcoin News Today and Dubai is leading globally in taking a blockchain strategy set out in 2016 to implementation by 2021 – with over a million records have been populated on the platform. The Dubai Land Department (DLD) system records all real estate contracts which include lease registrations. The system links them with the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, the telecommunications system as well as holds personal tenant information, Emirates Identity Cards and the validity of residency visas for ease of remote payments.   Another milestone achievement for Smart Dubai…

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Pay University Fees with Bitcoin at Swiss University

The University of Lucerne, Switzerland, has joined a growing list of universities embracing Bitcoin and the Digital Economy.  Some universities offering courses in blockchain technology, while others are accepting Bitcoin as payment.   Full article here  Collect your FREE PDF – The Bitcoin Believers Business Manifesto Please leave your questions and comments below: What is EOT?  Learn more by clicking on the image BELOW   Introducing the World’s First Blockchain phone, the BitVault®   Download the FREE BIT-MEDIA APP below!

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Bitcoin News 1 October 2017 – Japan, Setting the Trend for Bitcoin

Bitcoin News Today and it is clear that Japan is dominating the Bitcoin Market and it is not going unnoticed. It is incredible to see that when a country takes the bold step to legalize Bitcoin and regulate associated enterprises as Japan did, businesses such as banks are able to get involved in the new economy legally. Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) has issued operating licenses to 11 bitcoin exchanges, will a number of them still awaiting approval. In Japan, even the man in the street has an opportunity to…

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Bitcoin is a Bubble

Many have had their say over the past couple of weeks.  From Jamie Dimon (JP Morgan) slating Bitcoin and calling it a “FRAUD” to James Gorman, CEO of Morgan Stanley, recognizing that Bitcoin is “more than just a fad.”  Now Mike Novogratz, ex-hedge fund manager, formerly of the investment firm Fortress Investment Group says Bitcoin is the largest bubble we will see in our lifetimes.   An excerpt from Bloomberg article “A Crypto Fund King Says Bitcoin Will Be the Biggest Bubble Ever” “Remember, bubbles happen around things that fundamentally change…

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Another Bitcoin in the making?

Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash and now Bitcoin Gold? Is this really happening? Interesting to note that a number of developers believe there will be more hard forks in the future which will create another “Bitcoin”.   Details are still a bit unclear, however, we are sure to hear more about this developing story.  Let’s keep our eyes on this.   Read in more detail here  Collect your FREE PDF – The Bitcoin Believers Business Manifesto Please leave your questions and comments below: What is EOT?  Learn more by clicking on the…

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The Great Bitcoin China Showdown

China has banned ICO’s and Bitcoin trading is next – Exchanges have been ordered to shut down their Chinese operations. This sudden development begs some questions:- Will Bitcoin mining be affected? Will compliant exchanges reopen with stricter rules and regulations? Is China developing a sovereign digital currency?   Bitcoin is proving to be resilient … once again.       Smartphones are coming to a blockchain near you, Futuretech on BitVault – Click here to listen     Collect your FREE PDF – The Bitcoin Believers Business Manifesto Please leave…

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Bitcoin News 21 September 2017 – Bitcoin Enterprise Regulation A Must

Bitcoin today and the news continues as more countries start to work on regulation for Bitcoin Enterprises. Malaysia’s central bank is planning to draft cryptocurrency regulations by the end of this year, yet another proactive country added to the growing list. It is now reported that the Chinese authorities may be moving toward a broad clampdown on Bitcoin, including peer-to-peer (P2P) exchanges and over-the-counter (OTC) trading platforms. All this activity is often seen as negative vs positive by some, yet regulation of Bitcoin Enterprises gives legitimacy to the market –…

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Bitcoin News 20 September 2017 – Bitcoin OTC Volumes Rocket in China

Bitcoin today with the news that the latest pressure on cryptocurrency in China is pushing investors to find other ways to invest and trade, namely over the counter – (OTC). September so far has brought a ban on ICO’s and Bitcoin Exchange closures in China as well as talk of China banning some IP addresses. Will mining in China be affected – most of the global bitcoin volume is mined within the Chinese borders.             Other news headlines:-   5 Big Bitcoin Crashes: What We…

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