ed | Blockchain and GDPR: Europe’s Moral Torc

Get exclusive analysis and cryptocurrency insights on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. This op-ed on GDPR and blockchain was written by Robert Chu — CEO of Embleema, the patient-driven healthcare blockchain, and Former SVP at IMS Health (Now IQVIA) — and Alexis Normand, former Head of B2B of Nokia Digital Health Internet privacy advocates are surely disappointed by Mark Zuckerberg’s mid-April performance in front of the US Senate. After Cambridge Analytica misused 87 Million Facebook users’ accounts for political purposes, the young billionaire demonstrated that Internet platforms do not…

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Cryptocurrency Market Manipulation | US Launches Criminal Investigation

Bitcoin Cash price (BCH) slid below the $1,000 level today as US regulators launched a criminal investigation against illegalities and cryptocurrency market manipulation activities. The total cryptocurrency market cap tumbled below $320 billion as the majority of coins are falling at high mid-single digit rate for the second consecutive day. Bitcoin Cash price is the second biggest loser in the top ten coins. Ethereum leads the selloff in cryptocurrency market; ETH coin dipped 10% early today to $557, the lowest level in the last month. Cryptocurrency Market Manipulation Probe Regulators…

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Coinbase Launches New Products For Retail & Institutional Crypto Investors | CNBC

Asiff Hirji, Coinbase President, discusses what’s behind the volatility in cryptocurrencies. » Subscribe to CNBC: http://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC About CNBC: From ‘Wall Street’ to ‘Main Street’ to award winning original documentaries and Reality TV series, CNBC has you covered. Experience special sneak peeks of your favorite shows, exclusive video and more. Connect with CNBC News Online Get the latest news: http://www.cnbc.com/ Find CNBC News on Facebook: http://cnb.cx/LikeCNBC Follow CNBC News on Twitter: http://cnb.cx/FollowCNBC Follow CNBC News on Google+: http://cnb.cx/PlusCNBC Follow CNBC News on Instagram: http://cnb.cx/InstagramCNBC Coinbase Launches New Products For Retail &…

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Revolut App Adds XRP, Bitcoin Cash to Crypto Options

Mobile banking app Revolut now lets users buy, sell and hold Ripple’s XRP and bitcoin cash. Following the firm’s addition of litecoin and ether trading in December 2017, and bitcoin last July, the firm says in a blog post that “after months of debate and hard work,” users are able to exchange any of 25 supported fiat currencies for its now five crypto offerings from today. In the post, Revolut explained the reason for choosing XRP and BCH in particular, saying they were the “two most popular cryptocurrencies our community wanted.” However,…

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IBM CEO Ginni Rometty: Our Blockchain Runs On Our Public Cloud | CNBC

Ginni Rometty, IBM chairman and CEO, talks about the future of blockchain and growth potential for Big Blue. » Subscribe to CNBC: http://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC About CNBC: From ‘Wall Street’ to ‘Main Street’ to award winning original documentaries and Reality TV series, CNBC has you covered. Experience special sneak peeks of your favorite shows, exclusive video and more. Connect with CNBC News Online Get the latest news: http://www.cnbc.com/ Find CNBC News on Facebook: http://cnb.cx/LikeCNBC Follow CNBC News on Twitter: http://cnb.cx/FollowCNBC Follow CNBC News on Google+: http://cnb.cx/PlusCNBC Follow CNBC News on Instagram: http://cnb.cx/InstagramCNBC…

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Bitcoin Price Drops to $7,300 as Crypto Market Correction Continues

Get exclusive analysis and cryptocurrency insights on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The bitcoin price has dropped below the $7,300 mark as the valuation of the cryptocurrency market declined by more than $25 billion, from $350 billion to $325 billion over the past 24 hours. Within the past three days, within merely 72 hours, the valuation of the cryptocurrency market sharply dropped from $390 to $333 billion, losing more than $57 billion. At its previously weekly low, the valuation of the cryptocurrency market dipped to $327 billion. Today, on…

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Russian Institutions to Trial Central Bank ICO Platform

Two Russian financial institutions are set to test a regulatory platform that aims to make domestic initial coin offerings (ICOs) more transparent and secure for traditional investors. Russia’s National Settlement Depository (NSD) announced on Thursday that it is working with Sberbank CIB, the bank’s corporate and investment banking arm, to test an ICO issuance platform launched by the Bank of Russia – the country’s central bank – in April. According to an announcement, in the testing environment, a company named Level One will launch a token sale, for which Sberbank…

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Bitcoin Faces Drop to $7K as Bull Defense Crumbles

Bitcoin (BTC) is trading on the defensive today, having dropped 16 percent over the last three days. As of writing, BTC is changing hands at $7,270 on Bitfinex, down 6.5 percent in the last 24 hours, and could extend the slide further to $7,000 in the next 24 hours. The cryptocurrency closed (as per UTC) at $7,494 yesterday – its lowest daily close since April 12 – and looked oversold as per the relative strength index (RSI) in the hourly and 4-hour chart. A resulting corrective rally ran info offers…

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Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Sellers In Control

Key Points Bitcoin price was not able to move back above $8,000 and declined further against the US Dollar. There are two important bearish trend lines in place with resistance at $7,700 and $7,800 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is currently moving higher, but it is likely to face a strong selling interest just below $8,000. Bitcoin price nosedived towards $7,500 against the US Dollar. BTC/USD is currently recovering ground towards a few key barriers like $7,800 and $8,000. Bitcoin Price…

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Ethereum Classic Price Analysis: ETC/USD Consolidating Near $15

Key Highlights Ethereum classic price declined and traded close to the $14.20 support level against the US dollar. There is a major bearish trend line forming with resistance at $15.80 on the hourly chart of the ETC/USD pair (Data feed via Kraken). The pair is currently correcting higher towards the $15.50 and $15.80 resistance levels. Ethereum classic price moved into a negative zone against the US Dollar and Bitcoin. ETC/USD is correcting higher, but upsides are likely to be capped by $15.80-16.00. Ethereum Classic Price Resistance This week, there were…

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