Crypto Daily News | Former SpaceX Engineer Starts a Crypto Exchange

In today’s edition of Crypto Daily News, we’ll cover the details of the SpaceX engineer’s new crypto exchange and what Zimbabwe’s Finance Minister said about crypto lately. Crypto Daily News: September 17th, 2018 Former SpaceX Engineer Starts a Crypto Exchange Joshua Greenwald, former SpaceX engineer, is currently the CEO of LXDX and the company just announced that it is launching its own public digital currency exchange. LXDX currently holds its own proprietary software that’s focused on levels of performance not currently seen in the current crypto market. LXDX offers a low…

Bitcoin News Summary – September 17, 2018

Here’s what happened this week in Bitcoin in 99 seconds.  Coinbase announced the doubling of its February staff count, to 500 permanent members. Coinbase CEO, Brian Armstrong, predicted 1 billion crypto users within 5 years. The SEC suspended the Swedish Bitcoin and Ethereum ETFs within America known as “Bitcoin or Ethereum Tracker One”. On the other hand, a regulated Bitcoin ETF was launched on Canadian markets. Known as the FBC Bitcoin Trust, the ETF will allow accredited Canadian investors exposure to Bitcoin’s performance through their bank account or pension…

Stellar Lumens, EOS, Litecoin, Tron, IOTA Latest News and Price Analysis

The altcoin market is stabilizing and poised to add more over the weekend due to specific candlestick formations in EOS, Litecoin, IOTA and Tron. That’s on top of favorable altcoins news that continues to trickle. Of all the coins under our review, Stellar Lumens price is slow to pick up and still trading below 25 cents. However, the general shift in momentum could aid thrust altcoin prices back towards profitability in the short to medium term. Let’s have a look at these charts: EOS Price Analysis Latest EOS News Through…

Platform Allows Content Creators to Sell Footage to News Media Via Blockchain Auction

The media sharing and advertising platform Snapparazzi has announced a release of its minimum viable product (MVP) of a blockchain-based platform. The app aims to allow everyone with a smartphone “to become a reporter” or a content creator. The user takes footage or a photo of newsworthy events with their smartphone and shares it using the platform. The interested buyers — TV, newspapers, radio, etc. — pay for the content in fiat currency. The user will in turn be paid in SnapCoin, the platform’s token for their contribution. The platform…

R3’s CordaCon Event Sees Big News, Packed Talks and Blockchain Converts

If R3 really is struggling, as rumored in recent months, you wouldn’t know it from the crowd at CordaCon 2018. The annual London gathering hosted by R3 to celebrate everything happening on the Corda platform and its developer community, appeared to be in rude health this year with standing room only in many of the presentations. The event saw some 1,150 registrations over the two days – exponential growth from last year, noted R3 CEO David Rutter, adding: “At this rate I should be addressing you from a packed O2…

Crypto Daily News | OKEx Founder Arrested; Man Loses Savings on BTC

In today’s edition of Crypto Daily News, we’ll cover the details of OKEx’s founder being arrested by Shanghai police and the story on the man losing his life savings after Bitcoin (BTC) crashed. Crypto Daily News: September 11th, 2018 OKEx Founder Arrested The top crypto news today revolves around the latest reports of OKEx’s founder, Star Xu, being arrested for fraud by Shanghai police. Sina News: Star Xu, founder of OKCoin/OKEX, is being investigated by Shanghai police. According to Lu Jun, officer at the local PD, Xu was suspected of…

Market Recovery Expected After Flurry of Positive News

Bitcoin has found stability in the low range of $6,300 to $6,400, demonstrating decent volume at around $3.8 billion and pushing its dominance index to 56.1 percent. Well performing tokens including WanChain, VeChain, Decentraland, and Waltonchain have recorded large losses against the US dollar in the range of 5 to 10 percent, mostly likely due to the struggle of ETH, the native cryptocurrency of Ethereum, to recover beyond the $200 mark. Positive News From EU, Nasdaq, Citigroup, Winklevoss Twins The crypto sector has had arguably one of the best weeks…

Crypto Markets See Another Wave of Red, Despite Bullish News From Major Industry Players

Monday, September 10: crypto markets have seen mainly red today, with just two coins out of the top 20 cryptocurrencies in the green, and total market cap hovering around $194 billion. Market visualization from Coin360 Bitcoin (BTC) is slightly down today, fluctuating around the $6,300. The major cryptocurrency is currently trading at $6,287 by press time, down 1.5 percent over the past 24 hours. Bitcoin saw an intraday high of $6,398 and low of $6,253, according to Cointelegraph’s Bitcoin Price Index. The coin sharply lost its $6,400 trading levels yesterday…

Bitcoin News Summary – September 10, 2018

Here’s what happened this week in Bitcoin in 99 seconds. News came out earlier this week that investment bank Goldman Sachs was cancelling its plans for a Bitcoin trading desk. However, Goldman Sachs refuted the report, calling it “fake news.” Some Bitcoiners have accused the journalists behind the piece of market manipulation. Russian police seized 22 BTMs, or Bitcoin ATMs, from locations all across the country. Although recent legislation placed crypto on a more solid footing in Russia, this latest move once again raises doubts over Bitcoin’s legality there. It’s…