Breaking: Tron Responds to Shocking Video, DENIES Police Raid

Breaking: Tron Responds to Shocking Video, DENIES Police Raid 1  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

Hours after a shocking video went viral on social media, cryptocurrency project Tron has denied rumors that police raided one of its offices. In a statement published minutes ago, the Tron Foundation acknowledged that police had responded to an incident at Raybo Technology, the cryptocurrency firm’s research and development partner in Beijing, as depicted in the following video. Police raids at #Tron offices in Beijing? Additionally, there’s many angry people gathered there who are saying things like “Tron is a scam”. $trx #trx @justinsuntron pic.twitter.com/qFykQErQu6 — Hayden Otto (@haydenotto_) July…

Bitcoin Worth Over $9,200 as Top Cryptos See Growth

Bitcoin Worth Over $9,200 as Top Cryptos See Growth 2  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

Friday, June 14 — Most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting moderate growth on the day by press time, as bitcoin (BTC) crossed the $9,200 mark. Market visualization courtesy of Coin360 Bitcoin is currently up over 6% on the day, trading around $9,250 at press time, according to Coin360. Looking at its weekly chart, the coin is up over 13%. Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: Coin360 Ether (ETH) is holding onto its position as the largest altcoin by market cap, which currently stands at just over $29 billion. The…

‘Mario of the Blockchain’ CryptoKitties Has Yet to Gain Wide-Scale Usage

'Mario of the Blockchain' CryptoKitties Has Yet to Gain Wide-Scale Usage 3  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

 By CCN: CryptoKitties, a smart contract-fueled decentralized app (dApp) built on the Ethereum blockchain, was supposed to be the one to jumpstart mainstream adoption of crypto. You know, kind of like the Mario Bros of crypto, but instead of Luigi and Mario, there are digital cats. After all, it was the app to clog the Ethereum blockchain, causing a bottleneck from the game’s popularity that slowed transactions to a snail’s pace. Nonetheless, the crypto ecosystem is still waiting for that one ‘killer app’ now that CryptoKitties and other promising dApps…

Cryptopia Turns to a U.S. Court for Account Holder Data Protection

Cryptopia Turns to a U.S. Court for Account Holder Data Protection 4  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

In the latest development over its security breach, cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia has filed for bankruptcy protection in the U.S. The New Zealand-based exchange, which has been dealing with the fallout of a January 2019 hack, went into liquidation and stopped all trading earlier this month. Cryptopia’s assigned liquidator, Grant Thornton, then petitioned the Southern District of New York’s bankruptcy court to seek recognition of this liquidation and protect exchange data stored on servers by a firm in Arizona. Per a report from Bloomberg, the unnamed firm had terminated its agreement…

Generation Bitcoin: 90% of Millennials Prefer Crypto to Gold: ETF Expert

Generation Bitcoin: 90% of Millennials Prefer Crypto to Gold: ETF Expert 5  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

By CCN: The US investing industry stands on the precipice of a dramatic upheaval that could see bitcoin and other cryptocurrency assets replace gold in investor portfolios. That’s according to Nate Geraci, president of the ETF Store, an independent investment advisor. He revealed in a Bloomberg TV interview that his millennial clients are clamoring to hold bitcoin in their portfolios – if only the SEC would let them. Crypto in a Landslide: ETF Expert Says Millennials Plan to Kick Gold to the Curb   Responding to a question from…

PewDiePie Boosts Blockchain Streaming Platform with 67% Subscriber Spike

PewDiePie Boosts Blockchain Streaming Platform with 67% Subscriber Spike 6  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

By CCN: Sweden’s Felix Kjellberg AKA PewDiePie, YouTube’s most popular streamer, has been up and running on cryptocurrency startup DLive for a little over a month and is already drawing in the crowds. DLive’s subscriber numbers are already up 67% since PewDiePie joined the platform. The company has not released official numbers regarding Kjellberg’s specific impact but it’s safe to say that most of their success can be attributed to Mr. Pie’s exclusive streaming deal. Signing established streamers will be key to stealing market share from current players like Twitch.…

Tesla Issues Veiled Threat to Staff: Keep Quiet or Face Elon Musk’s Wrath

Tesla Issues Veiled Threat to Staff: Keep Quiet or Face Elon Musk’s Wrath 7  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

By CCN: Billionaire Elon Musk is in the middle of raising $2.7 billion in fresh capital from the market through a series of stock offerings. So now would be a very bad time for someone at the company to pop out of Tesla and say something that’s not to Musk’s liking. .@ElonMusk may buy more $TSLA shares. @LoupVentures‘ Gene Munster breaks down what this means for the stock: pic.twitter.com/TDSKgMhkVc — Squawk Box (@SquawkCNBC) May 2, 2019 This is probably why Tesla’s security team sent a stern warning to employees on…

Crypto ATM Operator CoinFlip Postpones Tether Stablecoin Listing

Crypto ATM Operator CoinFlip Postpones Tether Stablecoin Listing 8  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

Cryptocurrency automated teller machine (ATMs) operator CoinFlip has postponed support for the  stablecoin tether (USDT). The company announced the development in a tweet on May 1. CoinFlip initially revealed that it will start listing Tron-powered stablecoin USDT at over 180 CoinFlip’s ATMs on April 30. However, in about 24 hours CoinFlip posted an update, saying that it has postponed USDT listing “until a later time.” The company noted in the tweet that it will still work together with Tron to provide customers with the cash-to-tron option. Commenting on the company’s…

Smart Dubai Endorses Blockchain Platform From Major Local Telecoms Operator

Smart Dubai Endorses Blockchain Platform From Major Local Telecoms Operator 9  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

Smart Dubai Endorses Blockchain Platform From Major Local Telecoms Operator The blockchain platform built by one of the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) two telecoms operators has received an official endorsement from the government as part of the country’s blockchain integration, executives confirmed in a press release on April 3. Du, formerly known officially as Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company, created its Blockchain-Platform-as-a-Service (BPaas) to offer cloud-based private blockchain hosting compatible with both Ethereum (ETH) and the Hyperledger Fabric. Now, the platform has received the seal of approval from Smart Dubai, the…

Strong Bitcoin Volumes Bode Well for Price Breakout

Strong Bitcoin Volumes Bode Well for Price Breakout 10  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

Strong Bitcoin Volumes Bode Well for Price Breakout View Bitcoin’s daily trading volume remains elevated at highs above $10 billion, going against the technical theory that investor interest tends to drop during periods of consolidation. Therefore, the ongoing sideways trading near $3,900 may end with a bull breakout toward the recent high of $4,207. Trading volumes have been strong since the corrective rally kicked off in early February, so a range breakdown looks unlikely. Prices could first see a drop below $3,865 (March 12 low) due to the extended consolidation.…