Issue 99 – Altcoin Weekly
Issue 99 – Altcoin WeeklyIssue #99
17 – 23 October 2015В Bitcoin price is inching towards $300. Exciting times again! Also, I just reviewed the Trezor Bitcoin hardware wallet. Go take a read! BobbyNot a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly. comBITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP)SPONSORNeuCoin is a new online token for games, video, music and other online content. It’s designed for small online transactions like powering up a game for a nickel, removing ads from a video for a penny, or tipping a band a quarter. NeuCoin is easy to use and free for consumers to get started, and distributed to all ecosystem participants who help built its utility and value. Learn More.
В Latest NewsA number of digital currency groups and businesses are partnering with law enforcement agencies on a new public-private discussion forum. Bitcoin startup Abra will soon launch in the US and Philippines, and is rolling out a merchant services API. It also received investment from American Express and Ratan Tata. MarketWhat’s going on in the bitcoin industry right now and what should companies in the space expect from next year? Ethan Heilman from Boston University gave a talk at the security seminar on his recent Usenix Security paper. This is very interesting work demonstrating some worrying attacks on the Bitcoin network. EcosystemCoinGecko reviews Trezor, a Bitcoin hardware wallet. We take a look at its security features and how it can help you protect your bitcoin holdings. Xapo CEO Wences Casares believes there is a decent chance that the bitcoin price will eventually reach $1 million per bitcoin. Mining21 Inc, the best-funded company in bitcoin, has filed a patent application with the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). LegalBitcoin got a boost at the European Union’s top court after judges said exchanging virtual currencies should be exempt from value-added tax in the same way as traditional cash. LearnThe Bitfury Group in collaboration with Jeff Garzik published a whitepaper examining the compatibility of public and private blockchains.
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