Wednesday, March 29, 2017

BitGo reveals hard fork planning; will not support Bitcoin Unlimited

With a hard fork looming, BitGo, a multi-signature bitcoin wallet, has advised its customers what to do in the case of a new chain. Read more: www.cryptocoinsnews.com

Partnership enables Dash users to buy and sell cryptocurrency

Dash has partnered with Wall of Coins, a P2P bitcoin exchange, to allow users to exchange the cryptocurrency for cash at banks. Read more: www.cryptocoinsnews.com

SEC says “no” to Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF

The US SEC has dashed the hopes of Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, who were hoping to create an ETF for the virtual currency Bitcoin. Read more: www.bankingtech.com

Are California’s Bitcoin exchanges doomed?

Increasing regulation eviscerated Bitcoin trading in China, which could also spell trouble for Western exchanges like Coinbase and Kraken. Read more: bitcoinist.com

Western Union seeks patent for digital currency analysis

Money transfer giant Western Union is seeking a patent for a transaction analysis system that could be applied to digital currencies like bitcoin.Read more: www.coindesk.com

Coinbase receives approval to trade Ether and Litecoin

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has just received approval to offer trading of litecoin and ether in New York state. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Who’s buying Bitcoin? Demand persists amid fork fears

Bitcoin demand remains strong in spite of concerns that the bitcoin network might split. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Bats Exchange is fighting the Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF rejection

In a petition to the SEC, an exchange affiliated with a failed bitcoin investment product is pushing back against a rejection by regulators. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Circle urges user caution as Bitcoin hard fork looms

Circle has suggested in an email to users that, in order to avoid the consequences of a potential hard fork, they may want to to sell their bitcoin. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Internet of Coins launches ICO on OpenLedger

As part of its CoinStorm campaign, Internet of Coins announced the launch of its ICO on the OpenLedger Decentralized Conglomorate Platform. Read more: bitcoinist.com