Bitcoin



PayPal Just Gave 346 Million People A New Way To Buy Bitcoin—But There’s A Nasty Catch

The bitcoin and cryptocurrency community has been set alight by news payments giant PayPal PYPL will allow its 346 million users buy and spend bitcoin and a handful of other major cryptocurrenci… [+6927 chars]... read more (Forbes)

世界初の「国家中央銀行発行のデジタル通貨」が誕生

(CBDC)Sand Dollar20201020 Project Sand Dollar- Central Bank of the Bahamas https://www.centralbankbahamas.com/news/press-releases/project-sand-dollar-the-central-bank-identifies-preferred-technolo… [+625 chars]... read more (Livedoor.com)

Michael Saylor claims the company will hold Bitcoin for ‘100 years’

Microstrategy CEO Michael Saylor said he will hold his companys Bitcoin (BTC) for 100 years, and has no intention of selling it.  On Aug 11, the business intelligence firm announced it had purchase … [+3080 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

Crypto prime brokerage launches cross-exchange margin service

Cyberx, a Hong Kong-based crypto prime brokerage, launched on Wednesday the worlds first cross-exchange portfolio margin service for spots and derivatives trading. Why it matters: Prime brokerage fo… [+3046 chars]... read more (TechNode)

Traders on Paxful sell $16.2M of Bitcoin for discounted gift cards each week

A report published by Arcane Research has revealed that nearly half of Paxfuls trade volume comes from trade between Bitcoin (BTC) and gift cards. The report found that, purchasing Bitcoin with gift… [+2061 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

How Bitcoin Breaks $20K: The Answer Lies in Gold-M2 Correlation

Bitcoin bulls have repeatedly claimed that the cryptocurrency price will hit $20,000 shortly. While many analysts believe it would happen, some disagree. Popular crypto bull Joe007 said earlier this… [+3471 chars]... read more (Bitcoinist)

Now you can trade Bitcoin and Ethereum directly from PayPal digital wallet

PayPal, a company facilitating global online payments, has announced its debut in the cryptocurrency space. PayPal has announced that its online payments service will now allow its customers to buy, … [+2179 chars]... read more (Thewindowsclub.com)

Bitcoin Cash Price Forecast: BCH flashes buy signal – Confluence Detector

  • The confluence detector shows a lack of substantial resistance upfront.
  • The whales appear to be dumping their holdings.
After crossing over the 50-day SMA ($232.75) on Octobe… [+1583 chars]... read more (FXStreet)

Litecoin Price Prediction: LTC pullback to $50 seems imminent before breaking out

  • PayPal's support for Litecoin triggered the recent upward price action.
  • LTC/USD loses steam towards $60 as investors sell the news; correction to $50 is likely.
Litecoin trad… [+3469 chars]... read more (FXStreet)

HostSlim Offers a Pleasingly Plump E5 Dedi (32GB, 4x1TB, 10TB at €63($75) in the Netherlands!)

HostSlim has graced these pages twice this year – way back in February (pre-COVID times seem like “way back,” you know what I mean?) and in August (under the name VPSSlim which is one of their brandS… [+2126 chars]... read more (Lowendbox.com)


Blockchain



PayPal Just Gave 346 Million People A New Way To Buy Bitcoin—But There’s A Nasty Catch

The bitcoin and cryptocurrency community has been set alight by news payments giant PayPal PYPL will allow its 346 million users buy and spend bitcoin and a handful of other major cryptocurrenci… [+6927 chars]... read more (Forbes)

AMD is working on a Navi 10 GPU dedicated to cryptocurrencies

Not a bad idea really, as it would free up graphics card sales for gamers. A new Linux patches seem to point towards a cryptocurrency-focused graphics card from AMD, that the patches add descriptions… [+950 chars]... read more (guru3d.com)

Me Too Movement: Me Too. Act Too.

On the heels of the 3-year anniversary of the #MeToo viral movement, FCB/SIX worked with #metoo founder Tarana Burke to launch Act Too, a crowd-sourced blockchain-powered platform that encourages peo… [+385 chars]... read more (Adsoftheworld.com)

All payment companies must use UPI or Bharat QR codes by March 2022: RBI

Payment companies that have deployed proprietary Quick Response (QR) codes across their merchant networks must shift to the UPI or the Bharat QR codes by March 31, 2022, the Reserve Bank of India (RB… [+4448 chars]... read more (MediaNama.com)

Now you can trade Bitcoin and Ethereum directly from PayPal digital wallet

PayPal, a company facilitating global online payments, has announced its debut in the cryptocurrency space. PayPal has announced that its online payments service will now allow its customers to buy, … [+2179 chars]... read more (Thewindowsclub.com)

WordPress content can now be timestamped on Ethereum

A plugin for the WordPress web publishing platform now enables users to timestamp content on the Ethereum blockchain. The plugin can help with copyright issues, proof of who created a piece of conte… [+1582 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

FSA chief sounds alarm on local authority funding

The head of the Food Standards Agency has said she is increasingly worried about the impact of local authority funding shortages on food safety. Emily Miles said the coronavirus pandemic has served … [+7176 chars]... read more (Food Safety News)

Stocks in news: HDFC Asset Management, Reliance Power, Alembic Pharma, TCS, Bharti Infratel

Stocks to watch today: Here is a list of top stocks that are likely to be in focus in Friday's trading session based on latest developments. Investors are also awaiting July- Sept quarter earnings th… [+2312 chars]... read more (Business Today)

Ethereum set to become first blockchain to settle $1 trillion in one year

The third-quarter decentralized finance (DeFi) boom has resulted in the Ethereum (ETH) network processing more than twice the daily transaction volume of Bitcoin (BTC). According to crypto market da… [+2032 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

Kik settles SEC lawsuit for $5M over its 2017 ‘initial coin offering’

Kik Interactive Inc. has finally settled the lawsuit filed against it by U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission over its 2017 Kin initial coin offering with a U.S. court signing off an a deal. The … [+3615 chars]... read more (SiliconANGLE News)


Business



Expensify: a vote against Biden is 'a vote against democracy' - Business Insider

Subject: Protect democracy, vote for Biden. I know you don't want to hear this from me. And I guarantee I don't want to say it. But we are facing an unprecedented attack on the foundations of democr… [+7241 chars]... read more (Business Insider)

Présidentielle américaine : le « businessman » Donald Trump contre le « politicien » Joe Biden

Deux visions du monde et un débat assagi. Donald Trump et Joe Biden ont retrouvé les règles d'un échange démocratique, jeudi soir lors du dernier débat télévisé de la campagne électorale, à Nashville… [+4620 chars]... read more (Les Echos)

Trump needed Biden to screw up in the debate and he didn't - Business Insider

President Donald Trump had his final outing on a debate stage, and while pundits will argue about his performance the only real question worth asking is this: Did anything happen on that television … [+4113 chars]... read more (Business Insider)

Trump, Biden clash over Hunter Biden business questions at final presidential debate

President Trump and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden clashed over alleged foreign financial entanglements in the final presidential debate on Thursday, with Trump telling Biden "you owe an… [+9457 chars]... read more (Fox News)

California appeals court rules Uber, Lyft must reclassify drivers - Business Insider

A California appeals court handed Uber and Lyft a major legal defeat on Thursday, ruling that a lower court was correct in granting an injunction forcing the companies to reclassify their drivers as … [+3593 chars]... read more (Business Insider)

Same state, different sides: Pennsylvania small-business owners reflect on past four years under Trump

With a week and a half to go before the presidential election, small-business owners in Pennsylvania are reflecting on where they are now, after President Donald Trump won the state in 2016 for the f… [+2838 chars]... read more (MSNBC)

5 takeaways from first FDA coronavirus vaccine meeting - Business Insider

An influential advisory group to the US Food and Drug Administration met on Thursday to discuss coronavirus vaccines for the first time. The committee contemplated a wide range of hypotheticals befo… [+7807 chars]... read more (Business Insider)