Latest News - Mostly Bitcoinhttp://www.mostlybitcoin.comAn aggregator of news about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.en-usCopyright (C) 2018 Mostly Bitcoin Techcrunch: Bag Week 2018: The Bitcoin Genesis Block backpack will centralize your belongingsWelcome to Bag Week 2018. Every year your faithful friends at TechCrunch spend an entire week looking at bags. Why? Because bags — often ignored but full of our important electronics — are the outward…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/45770Tue, 19 Jun 2018 07:08:40 -0700
The Next Web: EOS freezes 7 accounts in violation of its own ‘constitution’EOS is struck with another controversy just days after the launch of its blockchain. The 21 block producers (BPs) of the cryptocurrency have unanimously decided to freeze seven EOS accounts that were…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/45768Tue, 19 Jun 2018 06:35:49 -0700
VentureBeat: Avoiding another cryptocurrency ‘penis’ moment with WatermelonBlock and IBM WatsonIt was a watershed moment in the wonderful world of cryptocurrencies, ICOs, and blockchain technology projects. Prodeum — which promised to revolutionize the fruit and vegetable industry R…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/45769Tue, 19 Jun 2018 06:30:14 -0700
The Next Web: Cryptocurrency startup TRON has acquired BitTorrent for $140MFledgling cryptocurrency startup TRON announced it has successfully acquired uTorrent-maker BitTorrent for $140 million.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/45767Tue, 19 Jun 2018 05:32:19 -0700
Payments Source: 6.19.18 Your morning briefingThe information you need to start your day, from PaymentsSource and around the Web. Today: A dire warning for bitcoin's impact; Toss draws funding; A new strain of malware; Press freedom advocate will…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/45766Tue, 19 Jun 2018 05:11:15 -0700
Slate: The Blockchain of ThingsWhy blockchain will be essential for our machine-connected world, and introduce a legal quagmire for the future of A.I.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/45764Tue, 19 Jun 2018 04:30:03 -0700
The Next Web: You can now play Pokémon on the blockchainDevelopers are finding new fun ways to test blockchain technology. Software engineer João Almeida has created Poketoshi, a platform that lets you play Nintendo’s iconic game Pokémon via the Lightning…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/45763Tue, 19 Jun 2018 04:01:24 -0700
CoinDesk: Former Indian Lawmaker Declared 'Offender' in Bitcoin Extortion CaseA former Indian politician allegedly involved in a $1.3 million bitcoin extortion case has been declared a "proclaimed offender" by a local court.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/45765Tue, 19 Jun 2018 04:00:05 -0700
Fortune: Once a Big Fan, John McAfee Won’t Touch Cryptocurrency ICOs Now Because of SEC ‘Threats’“Those doing ICOs can look forward to arrest.”

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/45762Tue, 19 Jun 2018 03:51:13 -0700
Computerworld: UC Berkeley puts blockchain training online; thousands sign upAfter teaching an on-campus course about cryptocurrencies, UC Berkeley is planning to launch a two-part, online course aimed at educating students around to globe about cryptocurrencies and business…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/45761Tue, 19 Jun 2018 03:17:00 -0700
CoinDesk: $7,000? Bitcoin Looks North After Six-Day HighDespite the bearish chart setup, bitcoin rose to a six-day high on Monday, putting a corrective rally to $7,000 back on the map

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/45760Tue, 19 Jun 2018 02:45:13 -0700
VentureBeat: France’s blockchain ambitions get a boost with new accelerator and surprising government supportThe launch of a new European blockchain accelerator in Paris this week is one of many indicators of just how dramatically the climate for cryptocurrency technologies has changed in France over the …

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/45759Tue, 19 Jun 2018 02:32:59 -0700
CoinJournal: New Study Find Irish Attitudes To Cryptocurrencies Are ShiftingA study of Irish attitudes to cryptocurrencies has revealed a shift “from suspicion to curiosity” based on the increase in knowledge, trading, and usage of digital currencies in the European country.…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/45758Tue, 19 Jun 2018 02:03:59 -0700
South China Morning Post: Million-dollar BlockBox conjures up a fortune for bitcoin visionaryBitcoin’s astonishing climb from US$1,000 to almost US$20,000 last year triggered a gold rush for equipment to mine the cryptocurrency and ways to use its secure database to record any kind of…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/45756Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:28:55 -0700
Business Insider: Central bankers claim bitcoin could break the internet — the crypto world thinks they're missing the pointThe Bank of International Settlements on Sunday said bitcoin is "a poor substitute for the solid institutional backing of money." Critics in the crypto world say the report missing the point — bitcoin…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/45755Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:08:20 -0700