Better Late than Never? Bitcoin Segwit2x Scheduled for December 28th

The post Better Late than Never? Bitcoin Segwit2x Scheduled for December 28th appeared first on CCN Last week, the Segwit 2x team indicated in a CCN press release that they were planning to move forward with their proposed hard fork in the coming weeks.  Now, Segwit 2x lead developer Jaap Terlouw has confirmed on the project’s

Belarus Acknowledges Bitcoin as a Legal Currency, Legalizes ICOs

The post Belarus Acknowledges Bitcoin as a Legal Currency, Legalizes ICOs appeared first on CCN The government of Belarus, with the approval of its President Alexander Lukashenko, has officially acknowledged bitcoin as a legal currency and has legalized initial coin offerings (ICOs), smart contracts, and blockchain development. Tax-Free, ICO Legalized, Blockchain Industry The document approved

Long Island Iced Tea Shares Surge 300% after Blockchain Rebrand

The post Long Island Iced Tea Shares Surge 300% after Blockchain Rebrand appeared first on CCN Long Island Iced Tea Corp. shares jumped close to 300 % shortly after the company rebranded itself as Long Blockchain Corp., the most recent example of a little-known microcap company gaining valuation by announcing a connection to blockchain technology.

Strategist Tom Lee Boosts Bitcoin Price to $20,000 in Mid-2018

The post Strategist Tom Lee Boosts Bitcoin Price to $20,000 in Mid-2018 appeared first on CCN Tom Lee, co-founder of Fundsrat Global Advisors, the only major Wall Street strategist covering bitcoin, sees a silver lining in bitcoin’s current fallout and has raised his bitcoin price target from $11,500 to $20,000 for mid-2018,. Lee said bitcoin’s

Nonfactual FUD: China Cannot Control Bitcoin Network by Seizing Miners

The post Nonfactual FUD: China Cannot Control Bitcoin Network by Seizing Miners appeared first on CCN Recently, Stuff.co.nz, a popular New Zealand-based news publication, claimed that the Chinese government could gain control over the Bitcoin network and sabotage it by seizing miners and mining equipment based in China. The author of the report quoted by