A Mystery Seismic Wave Just Swept Earth—But Scientists Can’t Work out Why

A mystery seismic wave just swept Earth-but scientists can’t work out why

Scientists are baffled by a strange seismic ripple that traveled around the globe the morning of November 11. Seismic waves buzzed sensors from Africa to New Zealand and Hawaii for about 20 minutes, but it seems no humans felt the bizarre ripple, National Geographic reported. Twitter user matarikipax spotted the strange motion on U.S.

Theta Token Price Gains Nearly 50% as Other Markets Suffer

Theta Token Price Gains Nearly 50% as Other Markets Suffer – NullTX

Considering how all of the top cryptocurrencies are going through another round of corrections. Traders are looking elsewhere for profits. One currency getting a lot of attention is Theta Token. Its massive price increase is quite impressive. The biggest development is how this relatively unknown altcoin generates nearly twice its market cap in trading volume.

MyTVchain ICO (MyTV Token): Web TV Blockchain For Sports Clubs?

MyTVchain ICO (MyTV Token): Web TV Blockchain For Sports Clubs?

MyTVchain is the first web TV platform powered by blockchain and dedicated to sports clubs and athletes. The platform allows sports clubs to create their very own web TV based on the freemium model and animate their various communities that include fans and supporters while at the same time generating revenues for the development of their activities.

Huawei rolls out global blockchain

Huawei rolls out global blockchain

Chinese tech giant Huawei has made its Blockchain Service (BCS) available globally after first launching it for commercial use in its home country on October 10th of this year. The service, which is available on the international Huawei Cloud website, helps global businesses and developers create, deploy and manage blockchain applications quickly and at a minimal cost.

Blockchain, Internet Of Things, And Artificial Intelligence Battle Hype At Expo

Blockchain, Internet Of Things, And Artificial Intelligence Battle Hype At Expo

For those Silicon Valleyites weary of traveling to Las Vegas for re:Invent, Encore Media Group brought its Blockchain Expo/IoT Expo/AI Expo combo conference to Santa Clara this week. The combination of three of the most hyped topics in technology today provided a rare opportunity to compare the progress vendors have been making cutting through the noise to bring real solutions to the market.

We’re Better: Tron CEO Invites Ethereum Developers to Tron Blockchain

We’re Better: Tron CEO Invites Ethereum Developers to Tron Blockchain | Smartereum

The outspoken CEO of Tron, Justin Sun has called on developers on the Ethereum blockchain to trade places for his Tron blockchain which according to him is better. In a recent tweet, Sun listed a couple of advantages he claimed Tron had over Ethereum platform for developers of decentralized apps (DApps) and smart contracts.

Fidelity Investments Looking to Expand Digital Asset Trading Range Beyond Ethereum (ETH) and …

ETH Latest Update: Fidelity Investments Looking to Expand Digital Asset Trading Range Beyond Ethereum (ETH) and Bitcoin (BTC) – ETH News Today – ETH/USD News Today

According to recent reports, Fidelity Investments is considering the possibility of expanding its institutional crypto asset network to include additional trading services for other digital assets in addition to Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH). The startup is looking at deploying more tokens from the top five or top seven digital currencies by market cap on …

Swiss food manufacturer will use the Ethereum [ETH] blockchain to track their seafood products

Swiss food manufacturer will use the Ethereum [ETH] blockchain to track their seafood products – Crypto Economy

Gustav Gerig, a Swiss-based food manufacturer established in 1923, seems set to adopt Ethereum distributed ledger technology to gain a competitive advantage. In a press release dated Wednesday 28th November, the company announced its partnership with global tuna marketing company Pacifical C.V.

Bitcoin Price Falls Under $4000: Was Immediate Pullback Expected After Big Spike?

Bitcoin Under $4,000: Was Immediate Pullback Expected After Big Spike?

CCN is expanding. Are you our next full-time journalist from the West Coast USA? Send us your CV and examples here. On November 28, the price of Bitcoin (BTC) spiked from $3,771 to $4,355, by more than 15.4 percent. In less than 48 hours, the dominant cryptocurrency has fallen back down to $3,861, dropping below the $4,000 mark.

Floyd Mayweather and DJ Khaled settle with SEC over cryptocurrency promotions

Floyd Mayweather and DJ Khaled settle with SEC over cryptocurrency promotions

Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and music producer DJ Khaled are paying a total $750,000 to settle charges they failed to disclose payments they received for promoting investments in digital-currency securities, federal regulators said Thursday. The SEC said the charges are the first for violating rules on touting investments in so-called initial coin offerings, or ICOs.

Malaysia Set to Enforce Cryptocurrency Regulations in Q1 2019, Says Finance Minister

Malaysia Set to Enforce Cryptocurrency Regulations in Q1 2019, Says Finance Minister – Ethereum World News

Malaysia’s Finance Minister announced that the country would enforce regulations for cryptocurrency exchanges and ICOs in the Q1 2019. According to The Star Online, Lim Guan Eng, Malaysia’s Finance Minister, revealed that regulations guiding virtual currency exchanges and initial coin offerings (ICO) would be implemented in the first quarter of 2019.

Binance tries to bolster cryptocurrency and blockchain confidence by naming ‘gold standard’ projects

Binance tries to bolster cryptocurrency and blockchain confidence by naming ‘gold standard’ projects – CryptoNewsReview

Binance announces its ‘Gold Label’ standard, and the first 30 projects who qualify for it… Confidence in cryptocurrency projects and initial coin offerings (ICOs) has hardly been bolstered this year by the stories of price drops and regulators closing in on projects that they feel have breached rules.

Amazon Launches 2 New Products For Building Blockchains

Amazon Launches 2 New Products For Building Blockchains

Amazon, the massively successful tech giant known for their electronic commerce and cloud computing, has finally broke into the blockchain industry with the launch of 2 Amazon blockchain products. During Amazon’s reInvest 2018 conference in Las Vegas on Wednesday, Andy Jassy, the CEO of Amazon Web Services (AWS) , announced the launch of 2 blockchain products: Amazon Quantum Ledger Database (QLDB) and Amazon Managed Blockchain.

Review: Blockfolio Cryptocurrency Portfolio Manager

Review: Blockfolio Cryptocurrency Portfolio Manager – CryptoNewsReview

Can Blockfolio help you keep track of fluctuations in the value of your crypto holdings, safely? Here’s our review… For some, cryptocurrencies are to be considered exclusively on their technical merits. For others, cryptocurrencies are a speculative investment vehicle. Still more use them as actual currencies, exchanging them for goods and services and even receiving …

Floyd Mayweather, DJ Khaled settle SEC charges over illegal endorsement of cryptocurrency ICOs

Floyd Mayweather, DJ Khaled settle SEC charges over illegal endorsement of cryptocurrency ICOs | ZDNet

Boxer Floyd Mayweather and Khaled “DJ” Khaled, a music producer, have settled charges issued by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in connection to the promotion of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). On Thursday, the US financial regulator said the pair have settled these charges, which relate to the failure to disclose payments made in return for the promotion of token sales.

Bitcoin [BTC/USD] Technical Analysis: Cryptocurrency cozies up to the bull as sideways price …

Bitcoin [BTC/USD] Technical Analysis: Cryptocurrency cozies up to the bull as sideways price movement continues – AMBCrypto

The cryptocurrency market has been seeing some major shift in coin positions as Bitcoin [BTC], which started the initial market crash, has slowly begun to climb back up in terms of price. The cryptocurrency, the largest in the market, has returned to the $4,000 region after languishing below it for over three days.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. escapes cryptocurrency fraud charge with hefty settlement

Floyd Mayweather Jr. escapes cryptocurrency fraud charge with hefty settlement

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has settled with the SEC after failing to report payments for promoting cryptocurrency entities on Twitter, The Associated Press reported. Mayweather agreed to pay a $300,000 penalty, give up another $300,000 and pay $14,775 in interest under the settlement, as the SEC claimed Mayweather failed to report three separate promotion deals that paid him a total of $300,000.

XRP Price Prediction for 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2025: Will Ripple’s XRP Touch Its All-time High or …

XRP Price Prediction for 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2025: Will Ripple’s XRP Touch Its All-time High or Settle with New Lows? – The Oofy

XRP has had an amazing run back at the beginning of the dip that started out in November 2018 as XRP was able to collect some significant rises also dropping at a slower rate than its peers. That is how XRP made it to the second place on the list of top currencies, where we …

Dentacoin to provide the dental industry with cost and efficiency blockchain solutions

Dentacoin to provide the dental industry with cost and efficiency blockchain solutions – CryptoNewsReview

While the Swiss Federal Railway outlined the benefits of blockchain integration for railway management systems last week, new decentralised platform Dentacoin believes the technology is just as well-suited for implementation within the dental industry. According to its official website, Dentacoin aims to improve long-term health while reducing the cost of dentist fees and medical care.

Blockchain and K-Voting

Blockchain and K-Voting – Toshi Times

According to The Korea Times, the Republic of South Korea is considering pursuing a Blockchain-based voting system. Spurred by the push to take advantage of The Fourth Industrial Revolution, the Ministry of Science and ICT and the National Election Commission (NEC) are seeking to take advantage of the trust and verifiability inherent in Blockchain-based protocols.

TRON is Funding the Blockchain Gaming Industry With $100 Million

TRON is Funding the Blockchain Gaming Industry With $100 Million

TRON , the decentralized blockchain-based protocol that aims to build a worldwide free content entertainment system, has recently announced the launch of a $100 million blockchain gaming fund. Dubbed the “TRON Arcade,” it is designed to empower developers to create and develop blockchain-based games.The fund is part of TRON’s long-term commitment to develop and grow the blockchain industry .

3 reasons blockchain will live up to its hype in healthcare

3 reasons blockchain will live up to its hype in healthcare

Blockchain has emerged as one of the most promising technologies to address the fragmentation and inefficiencies that plague current healthcare delivery systems. Its distributed, real-time architecture promises faster processing and settlement of claims, lower transaction costs, easier management, and stronger security for electronic health records (EHRs), and improved patient outcomes.

Blockchain study finds 0.00% success rate and vendors don’t call back when asked for evidence

Blockchain study finds 0.00% success rate and vendors don’t call back when asked for evidence

Though Blockchain has been touted as the answer to everything, a study of 43 solutions advanced in the international development sector has found exactly no evidence of success. Three practitioners including erstwhile blockchain enthusiast John Burg, a Fellow at the US Agency for International Development (USAID), looked at instances of the distributed crypto ledger being used in a wide range of situations by NGOs, contractors and agencies.

German Private Equity Fund Targets Bitcoin Mining аs Clients Demand ‘Regulated Product’

German Private Equity Fund Targets Bitcoin Mining аs Clients Demand ‘Regulated Product’

German alternative investment fund manager Xolaris Service KVAG has launched a private equity fund dedicated to Bitcoin mining, the company confirmed in a press release Nov. 29. Xolaris, which has undertaken various expansion measures including the opening of a Hong Kong office in July, says client demand to access the sector continues despite the downturn in Bitcoin ( BTC) prices.

Bitcoin investors beware: If you invested $1000 in 2011, you’d be a millionaire. A few months ago …

If you invested $1,000 in bitcoin 2011, you’d be a millionaire. A few months ago? You’re in the red

Nhac Nguyen | AFP | Getty Images If you were reluctant about investing in bitcoin before, you’ve probably completely given up on the idea now. The cryptocurrency is trading at around $4,000, a steep drop from its all-time high of nearly $20,000 last December, according to data from CoinDesk.

Ripple’s Cory Johnson Makes Bold Statement: Ripple Is One Of The Most Advanced Companies In …

Ripple’s Cory Johnson Makes Bold Statement: Ripple Is One Of The Most Advanced Companies In The Market – Crypto Daily Gazette

Ripple’s Cory Johnson spoke about the company during the Techonomy 2018 conference, and he addressed the subject of cryptos and the blockchain technology. Techonomy 2018 took place between November 11 and November 13 and it “was a probing, wide-ranging conversation about the tech-inflected issues that affect business and our world.

More Than $910 Million Worth Of XRP Gets Moved For 12 Drops

XRP Latest Update: More Than $910 Million Worth Of XRP Gets Moved For 12 Drops – XRP News Today

In the cryptocurrency industry, large transactions hardly go unnoticed. This is especially so when the transactions are being carried out on public blockchains. Yesterday, a significant amount of XRP was sent to a single receiver address for just 0.000012. The funds were sent in three transactions within a few minutes.

Bitcoin forecast: 2019 will be ‘year of crypto’ but bitcoin’s time is OVER claims expert

Bitcoin forecast: 2019 will be ‘year of crypto’ but bitcoin’s time is OVER claims expert

Bitcoin ‘s lacklustre development and overall lack of technical support will be the token’s ultimate demise. As tech companies invest in blockchain technologies and provide the time and effort needed to nourish digital currencies, some experts believe bitcoin will fail to keep up.

UBS Economist Bashes Bitcoin, Arguments Based on Lacking Information

UBS Economist Bashes Bitcoin, Arguments Based on Lacking Information

Another day, another CNBC Fast Money crypto- and Bitcoin-related segment. Following a three-day streak of bullish-on-Bitcoin guests, CNBC’s somewhat notorious Fast Money panel turned the tables, calling upon an impassioned cryptocurrency critic to make an appearance. However, as is normally the case, this skeptic’s arguments fell short and failed to dent the price of Bitcoin, even in the slightest.