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Doomsday Clock Nears Midnight, Time to Buy Bitcoin?

[ad_1] The Doomsday Clock is now closer than its ever been in its 73 year history to spelling out the total destruction of mankind. Surely it must be Bitcoin o’clock now?  The world’s experts sound the alarm Amid the rumors that Bitcoin and other Proof of Work (PoW) cryptocurrencies are unsustainable drains on the environment which consume too many resources, The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists has updated the famed Doomsday
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Alexander Vinnik Accused of Laundering Billions Through BTC-e Extradited to France

[ad_1] Alexander Vinnik, the Russian-born IT specialist who spent over two years in detention in Greece, where he was arrested on a U.S. warrant, is now in Paris. The alleged BTC-e operator, suspected of laundering at least $4 billion through the now defunct crypto exchange, has been handed over to France after the Greek judiciary turned down a plea against his extradition. Also read: Russian Opposition Leader Navalny Raises $700,000
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Peter Brandt Remains Bullish on Bitcoin

[ad_1] Peter Brandt is one of the most popular Bitcoin analysts on Twitter. In the last 24 hours Brandt has made a bullish case for BTC, which counters many who thought the market would slump because of Chinese New Year. Bitcoin Could Hold, Says Brandt Charts are constantly morphing. The idea of drawing a chart boundary definition to be fixed forever was discounted by serious traders 80 years ago. Often,
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Beware of the IRS, H&S Warns its Crypto Customers

[ad_1] U.S. tax preparation company H&R Block is advising its customers not to consider evading the Inland Revenue Service (IRS) by not reporting their cryptocurrency transactions  Don’t Worry About Accuracy, Just Report Crypto Taxes According to Yahoo Finance, H&R Block has told its crypto-owning customers to heed the IRS’ call for crypto tax compliance. In new guidelines shared by the company, the U.S. tax preparation firm encouraged its customers to
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Bitcoin Burglars on the Run After Mayfair Store Robbery

[ad_1] In a daring pre-dawn raid, two thieves were able to enter a liquor store in Philadelphia’s 15 precinct on Frankford avenue, and ransack a Bitbox Bitcoin ATM machine. The thieves were able to pilfer the cash box inside the machine, in front of the terrified store employees. A Brazen Heist The city has seen yet another Bitcoin related crime, this time the two assailants entered a convenience store in
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How to Obscure Bitcoin Cash Transaction Data by Leveraging Cashfusion

[ad_1] Bitcoin Cash developers recently released the alpha software for Cashfusion, a privacy-preserving feature added to the Electron Cash wallet. During the last week, crypto proponents and developers have been testing the protocol regularly in order to find issues and provide the Cashfusion team with feedback. News.Bitcoin.com tested the alpha version of Cashfusion so readers can get a glimpse at how the feature works and how you can fuse transactions
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Ripple and XRP: The Complete Guide

[ad_1] What is Ripple? The name has been incredibly prominent within the cryptocurrency space, for reasons both positive and negative. In short, Ripple is a payment protocol that facilitates fast, frictionless cross-border payments with minimal fees. This technology is based on a series of servers communicating constantly, while maintaining a distributed ledger with the latest state of balances and transactions.  The payment protocol also hosts its native asset, XRP, which
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Blockchain Could Secure You Your Dream Job, Billionaire Hints

[ad_1] Blockchain will be among key technologies to transform the job market, according to Aneel Bhursi, co-founder and CEO of human capital management firm, Workday. Blockchain to Boost the Value of Credentials Last week, LinkedIn said that blockchain would be the most in-demand job skill this year. However, the technology will also help employees secure their next dream job in a more literal way. Speaking at the World Economic Forum
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ECB Keeps Subzero Interest Rates and Open-Ended QE Worth €20B a Month But Launches Policy Review

[ad_1] The European Central Bank (ECB) has launched an extensive review that will examine a wide range of its policies by the end of this year. Under its new president, Christine Lagarde, the bank will try to establish why its monetary stimulus has failed to achieve the Eurozone’s goal of close to 2% inflation. Sharing few details, Lagarde indicated the ECB will go on pushing towards the threshold as the
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Basic Attention Token (BAT) Price Prediction and Analysis in January 2020

[ad_1] We will be taking into account historical prices, market sentiment, and project development, to try and project a BAT price prediction for January 2020. BAT Overview Basic Attention Token (BAT) is an ERC-20 based token, created to be used as a utility token on the blockchain network of the Brave Browser. It can be used to pay the website expenses incurred by Brave functions, such as advertisement filtering and