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Kucoin Telegram group hacked
Category: Hack
Kucoin Telegram has been hacked they are spreading malicious files in the channel, dont download or click on anything there.

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Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
HTC Launched Blockchain Phone
Category: Blockchain
Crypto: Bitcoin
HTC Exodus 1 Blockchain Phone Launched.
it’ll cost you either 0.15 Bitcoin or 4.78 Ethereum.
HTC offers use of a quarantined section of ARM-based processors called TrustZone to store your cryptocurrency keys.
The Exodus 1 comes with 6 GB of RAM, a top-shelf Snapdragon 845 processor, and a 16-megapixel dual rear camera, all flagship-quality specs.

Price sensitive: No
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https://www.wired.com/story/htc-exodus-1-blockchain-phone/
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
Switching to Gab.ai
Category: Regulation
In light of twitter banning of several prominent crypto personalities for unknown reasons or differing political opinions, @crypto highly suggests people open a gab.ai account (a twitter alternative). https://gab.ai/cryptogroups

Price sensitive: No
More Info:
https://gab.ai
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
Telegram blockchain 70% ready
Category: Blockchain
Telegram Open Network (TON) Telegram told investors about the development of the blockchain in a special newsletter in early September. "Vedomosti" read the document. Its authenticity was confirmed by two investors who received the Telegram newsletter.

Price sensitive: No
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https://m.vedomosti.ru/technology/articles/2018/10/16/783733-blokchein-platforma-telegram?utm_campaign=vedomosti_public&utm_content=783733-blokchein-platforma-telegram&utm_medium=social&ut
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
Tether Transparency FSS Report
Category: Regulation
Crypto: Tether
To address allegations head on, we wish to make a few things clear: All Tethers in circulation are fully backed by USD reserves. Full stop. Memoranda, consulting reports, industry leaders, cryptocurrency pioneers, and competitors have all confirmed this. Reserves have always, and will always, match the number of Tethers in circulation.

Price sensitive: Yes
More Info:
https://tether.to/fss-report-transparency-update/
Plug: @whalepoolbtc
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
1Broker.com seized by FBI
Category: Exchange
The 1Broker.com domain has been seized by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in accordance with a seizure warrant issued pursuant to 18 U.S.C. § 981 and 982, for violations of 18 U.S.C. § 1956 (money laundering), 18 U.S.C. § 1343 (wire fraud)

Statement by 1Broker:

"Statement regarding the SEC allegation: All funds are currently secure and we will fully cooperate with the authorities. If approved by the SEC, we will enable withdrawals for US customers as soon as possible."

Price sensitive: No
More Info:
https://www.fbi.gov/investigate/cyber/information-on-1broker-com-seizure
Plug: @onebrokercom
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
Bitcoin Core Urgent Update
Category: Software
Crypto: Bitcoin
CVE-2018-17144, a fix for which was released on September 18th in Bitcoin Core versions 0.16.3 and 0.17.0rc4, includes both a Denial of Service component and a critical inflation vulnerability. It was originally reported to several developers working on Bitcoin Core, as well as projects supporting other cryptocurrencies, including ABC and Unlimited on September 17th as a Denial of Service bug only, however we quickly determined that the issue was also an inflation vulnerability with....

Price sensitive: Yes
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https://bitcoincore.org/en/2018/09/20/notice/
Plug: @BitcoinCore
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
BCH breaks record largest drop
Category: Blockchain
Crypto: Bitcoin Cash

#bitcoincash has just broken #bitcoin's largest correction of 94% in 2010. Using coinbase's top of $9,500 (A figure Roger Ver cited multiple times) & todays dip to $420 is a 95.54% drop, beating bitcoins record drop of 94% in 2010.

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Plug: @bitcoincashfork
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
#Bitcoin vs #BIS
Category: Other
Crypto: Bitcoin
There's a lot of opinions about what we are fighting against with Bitcoin. Warren Buffet famously called Bitcoin "rat poison", so let's dissect the rat.
Safe to say it's not retail banking, rather we are questioning the legitimacy of a far more powerful organisation, the BIS. Outside of our space nobody's ever heard of the BIS (Bank of International Settlements). It's an obscure organisation operating from a huge building in Basel (Switzerland)...

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https://twitter.com/simonlutz21/status/1038811798521229312?s=19
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
Bitcoin's Dominance Hit 56%
Category: Other
Crypto: Bitcoin
Bitcoin's Market Dominance hit 56% again for first time after 9 Months.
This happened due to continues fall of Ethereum and other Alt coins price.
Earlier Bitcoin's Market Dominance was 56%+ on 13 December 2017.

Price sensitive: Yes
More Info:
https://coinmarketcap.com/charts/
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
Crypto not good for Terrorists
Category: Government
Crypto: Bitcoin
The U.S. Congress Subcommittee on Terrorism and Illicit Finance has discussed various methods of terrorism financing with cryptocurrency, according to an official press release on the U.S. House of Representatives Financial Services Committee September 7.

Price sensitive: No
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https://cointelegraph.com/news/crypto-is-a-poor-form-of-money-for-terrorists-congressional-hearing-concludes
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
Litecoin Core 0.16.2
Category: Software
Crypto: Litecoin
Litecoin Core 0.16.2 has finally been released to the public after months of vigorous development and testing. This is a minor incremental release that provides numerous bug fixes, performance improvements and a few new features. Those wanting to try out this new release can find official downloads links below.

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https://medium.com/@LitecoinDotCom/litecoin-core-0-16-2-publicly-released-ca2147508970
Plug: @Litecoin
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
Fake t.me/Crypto Google Ads
Category: Other
Its been brought to our attention there are Google Ads, using a false URL making it look like t.me/crypto is promoting Pump & Dump groups/channels. As previously stated we strongly oppose pump & dump groups and take considerable efforts ban them from advertising in our communities. Pump&Dump groups are illegal but most importantly they hurt investors & we ask our community to not support these scam groups/channels if you're aware of one listed in our communities please repor

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Plug: @Resolutions
Submitted by @ProofofConcept Published 11-12-2018
Litecoin payments via Telegram
Category: Software
Crypto: Litecoin
Today we take that vision one step closer to reality by announcing lite.im, a new project from Zulu Republic aimed at expanding cryptocurrency access to a wider population than ever before. Lite.im brings Litecoin services to anyone with even the most basic mobile phone, regardless of whether or not they have access to the internet. With a simple Telegram or SMS message, lite.im users will be able to interact with the Litecoin blockchain, sending and receiving funds from anywhere in the world

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More Info:
https://medium.com/zulurepublic/litecoin-goes-text-message-introducing-lite-im-df6348dd3421
Plug: @Litecoin
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
Mounting Bitmain IPO Problems
Category: Other
More information is leaked over mounting problems with bitmain IPO, prominent crypto figure Samson Mow releases information over possible cracks in Bitmain team.

"Three Bitmain teams abandoned the company in recent weeks: one group from operations and manufacturing, & two groups from their chip design division. One of those groups is actively trying to raise capital to compete with Bitmain. They approached a friend of mine. #BitmainIPO 😂 "

Price sensitive: Yes
More Info:
https://twitter.com/Excellion/status/1033741643021672451?s=19
Submitted by @Aztek_btc Published 11-12-2018
SEC to decide on 9, BTC EFTs
Category: Regulation
Crypto: Bitcoin
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is set to make final decisions on nine proposed bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in the next two months



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More Info:
https://www.coindesk.com/the-sec-will-decide-on-9-bitcoin-etfs-in-the-next-2-months/
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
Reddit Hacked Change Passwords
Category: Hack
Reddit was hacked. Here's what we know:



WHAT HAPPENED?

Yesterday, on August 1st, Reddit disclosed that “a hacker broke into a few of Reddit’s systems and managed to access some user data.”Learn more

WHAT DATA WAS COMPROMISED?

All Reddit data from 2008 and before, including account credentials and email addresses, as well as email digests sent by Reddit in June 2018 have been compromised as a result of this hack. 
Learn more

I HAVE A REDDIT ACCOUNT. WHAT DO I DO?


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https://amp.reddit.com/r/announcements/comments/93qnm5/we_had_a_security_incident_heres_what_you_need_to/
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
RSK Launches Dapp Dev Service
Category: Blockchain
Rootstock (RSK) Smart Contract Platform Launches a Public Dapp Development Service

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https://bitcoinexchangeguide.com/rootstock-rsk-smart-contract-platform-launches-a-public-dapp-development-service/amp/
Plug: @RSKsmart
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
A Survey on BTC in US
Category: Blockchain
Crypto: Bitcoin
Bitcoin Survey Reveals Huge Price Growth Potential which was Conducted by pollsters Gallup and commissioned by banking giant Wells Fargo.
According to the survey of almost 2,000 people, just 2% of investors say they currently own bitcoin, and less than 1% plan to buy it in the near future. While most investors say they have no interest in ever buying bitcoin, about one in four (26%) say they are intrigued by it but won’t be buying it anytime soon.

Price sensitive: Yes
More Info:
https://www.forbes.com/sites/billybambrough/2018/07/30/bitcoin-survey-reveals-huge-price-growth-potential/
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
Bitcoin Core 0.16.2 Released
Category: Software
Crypto: Bitcoin
Bitcoin Core version 0.16.2 is now available for download. All users are encouraged to upgrade to this maintenance release that fixes several bugs and provides backports of new minor features, such as:

Price sensitive: No
More Info:
https://bitcoincore.org/en/2018/07/29/release-0.16.2/
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
Crypto Groups AntiSpam Bot
Category: Software
Clarification of our anti-spambots on telegram.
#crypto #telegram #spam
https://www.reddit.com/r/cryptogroups/comments/92qxre/bitchslapperbot_pimpslapperbot_antispambot_for/


Price sensitive: No
More Info:
https://www.reddit.com/r/cryptogroups/comments/92qxre/bitchslapperbot_pimpslapperbot_antispambot_for/
Submitted by @Aztek_btc Published 11-12-2018
Telegram Launches Passport
Category: Other
Meet Telegram Passport – a unified authorization method for services that require personal identification. Upload your documents once, then instantly share your data with services that require real-world ID.

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More Info:
https://telegram.org/blog/passport
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
Winklevoss ETF Rejection
Category: SEC
The Securities and Exchange Commission rejected a second attempt by Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, founders of crypto exchange Gemini, to list shares of what would be the first-ever bitcoin ETF.

Price sensitive: Yes
More Info:
https://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/26/winklevoss-twins-bitcoin-etf-rejected-by-sec.html
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018
Billionaire Steven Cohen
Category: Blockchain
Crypto: Bitcoin
Billionaire Steven Cohen Invests In Crypto Fund
Billionaire American investor and hedge fund manager Steven Cohen has reportedly ventured into the crypto space.
Cohen is popular for the companies he founded: Point72 Asset Management and S.A.C Capital Advisors.

Price sensitive: Yes
More Info:
https://cryptoforex.top/cryptocurrencies/billionaire-steven-cohen-invests-in-crypto-fund.html
Submitted by @coinsecret Published 11-12-2018
Coinbase wrong about approval
Category: Exchange
Coinbase Inc., which on Monday said it got the green light from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to move forward with a trio of acquisitions, now says it never got such an endorsement.

Nor did it need it.

Price sensitive: No
More Info:
https://www.bloomberg.com/amp/news/articles/2018-07-17/coinbase-says-it-was-wrong-about-sec-approval-of-acquisitions
Submitted by anonymous Published 11-12-2018

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