Creating the Animated Series “Bitcoin & Friends” With Robert Allen

In this episode, the guys talk about the latest Bitcoin headlines (including responses to the FATF recommended crypto “travel rule,” Bitmain’s latest Antminer 17 getting SOLD OUT in minutes and the NFL left tackle who’s trying to get paid in Bitcoin) then interview Robert Allen, executive producer of the animated adult web series, “Bitcoin & Friends.” Allen discusses some of the references behind the characters and jokes in the show, how funny people are usually brought up in religious households and, of course, Bitcoin. Bitcoin & Friends Episode 1: Tears…

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Premier League’s Watford F.C. Adds Bitcoin Logo to Uniforms

A U.K. Premier League football club (sorry, U.S. readers — the original football) will now be sporting the Bitcoin logo out on the pitch. Watford F.C., a professional football team from Watford, Hertfordshire, announced today, September 12, 2019, that it has added the Bitcoin logo to the left sleeves of its players’ uniforms. According to a blog post shared by Watford, popular bitcoin betting site Sportsbet.io is sponsoring the logo placement on behalf of the Bitcoin community. We are pleased to announce the @Bitcoin logo (₿) will appear on our…

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Hybrid AI Firm Cindicator Launches Tracking App for 150 Digital Assets

Hybrid intelligence startup Cindicator launches Edge, a new web app for receiving and tracking indicators for over 150 digital assets. Hybrid intelligence firm Cindicator launched Edge, a new web app for receiving and tracking indicators for over 150 digital assets. Estimating probability in the market According to a blog post on Sept. 11, the new product called Cindicator Edge targets holders of Cindicator (CND) tokens and is available on free demo basis. Cindicator Edge’s indicators intend to help in making trading decisions by estimating probabilities of various events across more…

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Russian Lawyers Claim 200,000 BTC Lost in Mt. Gox Can Be Recovered

A Russian law firm proposed legal action in Russia that it claims will enable its lawyers to recover up to 200,000 Bitcoin from Mt. Gox bankruptcy fiasco. Russian law firm Zheleznikov and Partners proposed legal action in Russia that should enable its lawyers to recover up to 200,000 Bitcoin (BTC) lost in the Mt. Gox fiasco. Recover losses on behalf of Mt. Gox victims On Sept. 12 in a Q&A with Andy Pag, a former BBC journalist, the Moscow law firm outlined its proposal to recover close to $2 billion…

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Updated: Coinbase UK Agrees to Return 80 BTC to Victim of Email Phishing Attack

The U.K. arm of cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase settled a lawsuit with a man who lost 80 Bitcoins in an email phishing attack. Updated: Sept. 12, 11:30 PM UTC: Upon contacting the lawyers in the case, Cointelegraph has clarified that Coinbase had not settled in the case, but rather agreed to facilitate a transfer of funds from a hacker to the hacking victim. The article has been corrected accordingly. The United Kingdom arm of cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has agreed to transfer lost Bitcoin to the victim of an email phishing attack…

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Major Coins Report Mixed Signals, ETC Sees Modest Gains Following Hard Fork

Cryptocurrency markets are reporting mixed signals today as Bitcoin says steady above $10,000. Thursday, Sept. 12 — Cryptocurrency markets are reporting mixed signals today after Bitcoin (BTC) stuck above $10,000 as it was earlier today, according to data from Coin360. Market visualization. Source: Coin360 BTC is up 2.19% over the past 24 hours and is trading at around $10,302 at press time. The leading coin has seen slight volatility during the day, having dropped to as low as $10,056, while the intraday high was $10,393. Bitcoin seven-day price chart. Source:…

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Ripple CEO to CNN: ‘We Are the Most Interested Party’ in XRP’s Success

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse deflects accusations of XRP price manipulation, saying ‘we are the most interested party in the success of the XRP ecosystem.’ Ripple’s CEO Brad Garlinghouse rejects accusations that his company manipulates XRP price in an interview today with CNN anchor Julia Chatterley.  On Sept. 12, CNN’s Julia Chatterley started the interview with Ripple’s CEO Brad Garlinghouse by saying that CNN has been looking at ways cryptocurrencies can be a force for good, before progressing to discussion of whether Ripple is actively dumping XRP on the market, as…

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Major Coins Report Mixed Signals, ETC Sees Modest Gains Following Har Fork

Cryptocurrency markets are reporting mixed signals today as Bitcoin says steady above $10,000. Thursday, Sept. 12 — Cryptocurrency markets are reporting mixed signals today after Bitcoin (BTC) stuck above $10,000 as it was earlier today, according to data from Coin360. Market visualization. Source: Coin360 BTC is up 2.19% over the past 24 hours and is trading at around $10,302 at press time. The leading coin has seen slight volatility during the day, having dropped to as low as $10,056, while the intraday high was $10,393. Bitcoin seven-day price chart. Source:…

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Tether Mints 300M USDT in Chain Swap, Corresponding Burn Still Awaits

Cryptocurrency transaction reporting service Whale Alert points out that Tether minted 300 million USDT in a protocol swap, but no burn has taken place. The operator of leading stablecoin USDT, Tether, minted 300 million USDT in a swap from the Bitcoin-based (BTC) tokenization protocol Omni to Ethereum, but the corresponding burn has not yet taken place. Whale Alert, a twitter account dedicated to reporting big cryptocurrency transactions, pointed out the coinage described above in a tweet published on Sept. 12. In a second tweet submitted as an answer to the…

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IdentiCAT ID System Revealed by Catalonian Government

IdentiCAT is a brand new, entirely decentralized identification system which was recently unveiled by the Catalonian government. The project was announced just last weekend and the Catalonian government revealed that the system will in no way have access to citizens’ private data. The announcement was revealed by the President Quim Torra and Jordi Puignero, the Minister of Digital Policies and Administration. The bidding for system development will start very soon at $600 000. If there are no unexpected setbacks, completion is expected by 2020. The IdentiCAT system will not have…

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