Amy Castor - Mostly Bitcoinhttp://www.mostlybitcoin.comAn aggregator of news about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.en-usCopyright (C) 2019 Mostly Bitcoin Bitcoin Magazine: David Chaum on Digital Privacy: “The Cat Is Out of the Bag”David Chaum, the cryptographer credited with starting the cypherpunk movement in the 1980s and launching eCash, an early form of virtual money in the 1990s, thinks people are taking financial privacy…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/52011Wed, 24 Oct 2018 08:02:40 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: Civic Looks to Expand Adoption With App-to-App Developer ToolIf blockchain-based identity platform Civic is to go mainstream, then making it simple for as many businesses and consumers as possible to start using its app will be key.“Consumer adoption may take a…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/51896Mon, 22 Oct 2018 10:50:40 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: Marco Santori on Airdrops and the “Complete Picture” of SAFT RegulationEver since the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued a stern warning about initial coin offerings (ICOs) in February 2018, cryptocurrency projects have had to consider different options…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/51848Sat, 20 Oct 2018 09:31:50 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: Roubini Faces Off With Coin Center’s Van Valkenburgh at Senate HearingNouriel Roubini, an economist best known for his predictions of the 2008 housing bubble, and Peter Van Valkenburgh, Coin Center’s director of research, testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/51530Fri, 12 Oct 2018 08:06:34 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: “This Isn’t How We Saw This Going”: Civil’s Token Sale Is Treading WaterDespite a flurry of media attention surrounding the project, Civil, an Ethereum-based platform aiming to save journalism, can’t seem to get enough buyers for its token.The project released a…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/51500Thu, 11 Oct 2018 13:57:14 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: Forbes Enters Blockchain Game, Partners With CivilCivil, an Ethereum-based platform with a heady bid to save journalism, has partnered with Forbes to help the 100-year-old publisher keep its stories free from meddling hands.Matt Coolidge, Civil…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/51396Tue, 09 Oct 2018 15:59:12 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: UK's Oldest Crypto Exchange Prepares for Employee LayoffsIn what may be a sign that business in the cryptocurrency space is in a winding down phase, U.K.-based bitcoin exchange Coinfloor is bidding adieu to half of its staff.The company, which claims to be…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/51356Mon, 08 Oct 2018 14:14:46 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: Binance to Make Listing Fees Transparent, Give Proceeds to CharityBinance, the largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume, said that it will make new cryptocurrency listing fees transparent and donate 100 percent of those fees to charity.The exchange made the…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/51353Mon, 08 Oct 2018 12:20:59 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: PwC and Cred Partner to Develop Cryptocurrency Trading TechnologyGlobal professional services firm PwC has partnered with decentralized lending platform Cred to boost trust in the cryptocurrency space and bring in more traders by advancing stablecoin technology.PwC…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/51354Mon, 08 Oct 2018 11:30:24 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: Circle Poised to Acquire Equity Crowdfunding Platform SeedInvestCryptocurrency startup Circle is venturing deeper into crypto trading. The Boston-based company is now ready to buy equity crowdfunding firm SeedInvest.If approved by regulators, the move could allow…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/51295Fri, 05 Oct 2018 10:54:31 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: Cardano Launches Rust Project to Entice Third-Party DevelopersCardano, the platform underpinning ADA, the ninth largest cryptocurrency by market cap, is opening its doors to third-party developers through a new client, written in systems programing language…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/51124Tue, 02 Oct 2018 06:45:59 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: Circle’s USDC Stablecoin Begins TradingBoston-based cryptocurrency finance firm Circle has just joined the multitudes of other crypto exchange platforms now issuing and trading their own stablecoins.As of September 26, 2018, dollar-pegged…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50911Wed, 26 Sep 2018 10:50:01 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: Mt. Gox Trustee Confirms He Sold off $230 Million in CryptocurrencyA man known as “Tokyo Whale,” for the enormous amount of bitcoin he controls, confirms he unloaded another big chunk of it earlier this year.Nobuaki Kobayashi, the trustee of now-defunct Tokyo…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50846Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:54:13 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: a16z Puts $16 Million Behind Stablecoin Platform MakerDaoStablecoins are becoming big business these days. In a $15 million deal, Andreessen Horowitz’s a16z crypto fund is buying 6 percent of the total MakerDAO maker (MKR) token supply. The investment will…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50792Mon, 24 Sep 2018 16:33:36 -0700
Bitcoin Magazine: In First Half of 2018, Japan Counts $540 Million Lost to Crypto TheftsWhen Tokyo-based Mt. Gox got hacked to the tune of 650,000 bitcoin in 2014, Japan learned early on the tough lessons of cryptocurrency theft. Yet, to this day, despite the country’s ongoing efforts to…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50675Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:45:51 -0700