St Petersburg canceled 40 bitcoin related website ban

St Petersburg canceled 40 bitcoin related website ban

On March 1st news, the local court second Russian city of St Petersburg, canceled after about 40 bitcoin related website ban.


Last March, St Petersburg prosecutors filed a lawsuit, to prohibit websites such as Bestchange.ru and 24paybank.com, because they are “the spread of digital currency information”, “no real assets as the backing, and does not provide information about their data owner”.


Last July, St Petersburg Oktyabrsky District Court approved the St Petersburg prosecutor’s office for blocked 40 bitcoin related websites.

Italy Hope Land Executive Serviced Apartment is available bitcoin payment

Italy Hope Land Executive Serviced Apartment is available bitcoin payment

   

Italy Hope Land Executive Serviced Apartment company HemerasBoutiqueHouse has the use of encryption currency bitcoin payment system.

The company offers more than 50 apartments in the city center of Italy, they said that the use of bitcoin’s decision is for “continue to focus on customer demand, to achieve market at present or recent required every kind of service” for the purpose of.

The company’s general manager GianlucaDelMastro said: “because there is no middlemen to slow the pace of increase or any simple and instantaneous commissions and transactions, our customer base is the main factor that we made the move, and most of the guests are foreigners. Hemeras is an innovative company, we innovatively use bitcoin payment method, but also to understand our customers how many people will use it.

Japan bitcoin payment in Marui, a large department store chain to accept bitcoin payments

Japan bitcoin payment in Marui, a large department store chain to accept bitcoin payments

Japan bitcoin payment progress, according to foreign media reports, a large Japanese chain Marui has partnered with Bitflyer, from August 7th began to accept Bitcoin payment. Marui has become the first Japanese to accept bitcoin large department stores.

Marui consumer groups for young fashion crowd”

According to the Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) the number of shows, Marui is a popular Japanese department store chain, with high-end fashion brand and original designer boutiques and”. The store is one of the seven shopping sites listed on the JNTO website.

“Cultural tour” will be called in Tokyo and other large Japanese city large stores chain stores. Their iconic logo looks like “0101” and “Japanese” read “Marui”. The chain point “at the age of 20-35 years old between young and fashionable audience”.

Marui group was founded in 1931, the group currently has 31 stores in Japan, popular with young fashion favorite.

Shinjuku Marui store to accept bitcoin payments

On Friday, Marui group announced Japan’s largest bitcoin exchange Bitflyer and commercial service providers began the trial to accept bitcoin payments.

Initially, the team will test the payment in the one place, may in the future be extended to more stores. Shinjuku Marui store will formally accept bitcoin in the period from August 7th to October 31st.

Shinjuku is the main commercial and administrative center of Tokyo, is the world’s busiest train station and Tokyo government buildings are located.

Only the Bitflyer wallet can be used in iOS and Android, can be initially used in ShinjukuMaruiAnnex. Customers at the point of sale in intelligent mobile phone camera scanning shop on a tablet computer code QR. Bitflyer said: “a few seconds trading settlement, convenient and quick.”

To commemorate this event, Bitflyer continues to spend 10 yen more than 3000 bitcoin customers donated 3000 yen.

Japanese businessmen bitcoin revenue continues to grow.

Because the Japanese government in April began to be regarded as bitcoin payment, more and more shops began to accept bitcoin. Recently, Bitflyer has helped to all the shops with some Sofmap and Kojima stores launched bitcoin payment options.

Although August 1st bitcoin hard fork, this week some businesses to temporarily stop bitcoin payment, but the data show that Coincheck still increased the number of businesses to accept bitcoin list. They expected 26 10000 stores will use Coincheck’s payment service started to accept bitcoin this year.

The first bitcoin ATM Kosovo by central bank warned

The first bitcoin ATM Kosovo by central bank warned

Despite the country’s central bank warned that a private enterprises in Kosovo are still to install its first bitcoin ATM (ATM).

According to BalkanInsight reports, the ATM is expected to be installed in the central area of the country’s capital Pristina. This machine is operated by AlbvisionLtd IT company, will support bitcoin transactions, and will support 10 other encryption currency.

The company also plans to install bitcoin ATM for two other countries in the Balkan region of the city of Albania: Tirana and the Republic of Macedonia Skopje.

However, such an installation decision by the financial regulatory agencies of the country concerned. Regulators stressed that due to the lack of supervision of the local currency, the lack of encryption for consumer protection.

A statement pointed out that the Central Bank of Kosovo:

“We inform all potential users of virtual currency, in the territory of the Republic of Kosovo, no relevant institutions to guarantee the repayment of capital loss.”

At the same time, technology enthusiasts also came to the front of the incident.

They think in the declaration of independence to the media reported that, through public education and to accelerate national technology supervision classification, is better able to reduce the risk of the way.

The local bitcoin company Bitsapphire chief operating officer ValmirHazeri said:

“The risk is the same, if the user does not know how to use it, you could lose money. But this ATM will create the possibility of bitcoin has more users. The biggest risk is that do not know how to use it. “

Hazeri continued to urge local regulators to take measures to open about possible legal harmonic conversation in this industry.

Coinsource bitcoin ATM company into Arizona Market

Coinsource bitcoin ATM company into Arizona Market

Coinsource bitcoin ATM business just occupied the Arizona market share, because it adds new machines in phoenix. The company is headquartered in Texas, bitcoin ATM is rapidly expanding. This year the company has installed 50 machine, and plans to expand international business. According to a recent press release, they now have 116 bitcoin ATM machine in 10 states.

One of the company’s founder and CEO Sheffield Clark said: “we are very excited to be able to enter the Phoenix City, which is one of the largest metropolis in the u.s.. We are simply a solution to a market demand, we are proud to offer those who started using bitcoins or want to provide more choices for people who use bitcoin, as they use cash or credit card.

Coinsource is now in California, Nevada, Texas, Louisiana, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Arizona are deployed with bitcoin ATM.

The company’s expansion from its quarterly installation number. Clark explained:

“Coinsource has been busy for three months; we conducted several rounds of recruitment, so that our team has now increased to 20 people, to carry out an important project outside the United states.

The third quarter will be our biggest quarter, higher bitcoin ATM installation rate, more team members to the board of directors, more and more countries into the bitcoin market.”

Bitcoin ATM machine the company manufactured by Genesiscoin, accounting for 48.76% of the total number of all bitcoin ATM. These machines are usually placed in high traffic areas or at night to open the store.

According to coinatmradar.com, the average of all formalities bitcoin ATM machine costs 8.99%. While the machine is running Coinsource costs about $8%, to buy a larger amount of the fee is lower.

More bitcoin ATM machine in the United States than any other country, this ATM network annual growth rate will continue to rise.

Bitcoin success exceeded $1000, the IRS asked the court to dismiss the application for Coinbase users

Bitcoin success exceeded $1000, the IRS asked the court to dismiss the application for Coinbase users

The morning of December 29th, bitcoin continues to rise, successfully seized 2016 tail, exceeded $1000. The global bitcoin market strength seems to make the IRS (IRS) to further increase the pace of bitcoin tax. IRS has submitted an application to the court, asking the court to dismiss the Coinbase user object before submitting the IRS to collect user information for Coinbase.

The IRS (IRS) a district court in California has rejected a user bitcoin exchange Coinbase provides for the user data of the application may prevent IRS access to Coinbase.

Submit IRS application to the northern California District Court (the court responsible for the supervision of San Francisco City, the headquarters of Coinbase), these new documents requested the court to reject the Coinbase user application, the reason is the requirement of IRS for Coinbase users only those unidentified.

This application is submitted from the Law Corporation’s lawyer JeffreyKBerns BernsWeiss.

IRS think Berns submission to stop their investigation. Berns in the submission process has shown itself to be a bitcoin users query to IRS he is not interested, but his legitimacy on IRS means there is doubt.

It is worth noting that the initial application in Berns earlier this month to submit the investigation, he asked the court to reject the IRS, the reason is IRS a “JohnDoe” summons (of all people of a particular group of potential illegal tax information) will constitute an “abuse of process”.

However, on November 30th, U.S. district judge JacquelineScottCorley has approved the request of the IRS, this is IRS forcing Coinbase to hand over user information to clear obstacles.

In addition to worry about the requirements of IRS Coinbase user information belongs to “ultra vires, ‘Berns said he is also worried about the surrender of user information the user will be more vulnerable to attack.

The current progress

In short, IRS dismissed the application represents the current “IRS Coinbase user information” incident of the latest developments, in November, IRS began to encrypt user as a goal to fight against tax money potentially illegal.

Earlier this month, the Coinbase issued a statement, said they expect to make contact with the IRS, and will update events progress.

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The bonds plummeted, bitcoin in hedge assets, the surge in the cause of what is?

The bonds plummeted, bitcoin in hedge assets, the surge in the cause of what is?

Recently, whether it is gold or currency is the scene of a decline, unexpectedly also laicourenao bond.

Recently, the bond market is Starving people fill the land! Sealand securities, Guangdong Development Bank is a recount, the market fall over each other, in the form of disaster hit people return to public view, an unexpected. When market is a Aihong, bitcoin is thriving, but prices continued to rise! I do not know whether the best hedge assets bitcoin bond market has become the Savior?

Bitcoin has made such an impressive achievement is gratifying since Needless to say, what are the reasons to make bitcoin prices rose so fast?

First, the real estate regulation out of funds to invest in bitcoin

At the beginning of October, mainly in a second tier city in China have the introduction of real estate control policies. Local real estate turnover fell rapidly after regulation, because of cooling of the real estate, a lot of money out of the field of real estate, but this time, in the premise of negative interest rates, asset shortage, domestic investors are facing a shortage of investment channels, no doubt, to the center of the bitcoin investment highlights. Not to mention the bitcoin bitcoin investment threshold is low, the best advantage of hedging assets, so investment bitcoin seems to be the best way to hedge.

Two, the stock market turbulence caused strong investor risk aversion

At the beginning of September, as a large reservoir of funds of the stock market all the way up, the stock index to three thousand and two hundred points, but recently the ongoing market volatility increased, also increased the pressure of investors, compared to long-term instability in the stock market shocks, bitcoin due to sustained rise recently, has become an important asset allocation alternative products the stock market. Bitcoin and other new investment channels have become the property market and the stock market, the outflow of funds flowing into the excellent object, thus elevating the price of bitcoin.

Three, the impact of exchange rate turbulence in bitcoin climbing higher and higher to bitcoin, RMB exchange rate continued to fall, the potential relationship between bitcoin and RMB caused a lot of investors reverie, because bitcoin can circulation on the international market transactions, therefore, the rapid depreciation of RMB in the country. The Foreign Exchange Management Bureau to increase the background of overseas investment control, bitcoin became the so-called “swap underground highway”, some people through the “currency” of the renminbi funds swap. The so-called “currency” is the domestic RMB assets for bitcoin, then transferred to bitcoin bitcoin trading platform in other countries, and finally through the bitcoin trading platform in China to realize he sold, resulting in foreign exchange.

The common effect of the above three reasons led to a hot domestic bitcoin trading market, prices fluctuate.

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The United States hacker attacks the city rail system, extortion 100 bitcoin

The United States hacker attacks the city rail system, extortion 100 bitcoin

In the network threat growing today, the public domain system security has also become the target of unscrupulous hackers eyes. According to foreign media reports, last weekend San Francisco City railway system was hacked, causing traffic ticketing system throughout the city (including the station) the computer does not work properly, and the screen shows the attacker news release.



The message is: “you are attacked, all of the data has been encrypted. Please contact ID:681 for key (cryptom27@yandex.com)”. From the above information is not difficult to speculate that the transit system should be subjected to extortion software attack.


The transportation department spokesman said, according to the news, there are more than 2000 sets of equipment have been caught in the whole system, but fortunately, the operation system of urban rail transit has not been affected, the railway operation, transfer service can also continue.


However, in order to avoid the accident, traffic departments have all the ticket machine of San Francisco public traffic network system has been shut down processing.


Subsequently, the spokesman pointed out that the attacker has requested 100 bitcoins to the authorities ($73 thousand) for ransom, but the incident is still under investigation, can not reveal more details.



Although this is the traffic system occurred in the foreign invasion, but only for the ticketing system launched attacks, and caused no casualties, but obviously the social impact will be huge, no doubt once again for the transportation system security alarm.

Boise City has signed a development agreement with Block Chain Venture Company


nnnRush when comment: At present, the world there have been some very concerned about the block chain technology local government. In contrast, although the US state government is not active in this regard, but the block chain is not without any attention. The city of Boise, the capital of Idaho, signed an agreement with the local chain chain company, hoping to use its technology to explore the application of block chains in the public sector. This move will pave the way for the implementation of block chains in the state.n
nnTranslated by: Inan
nThe city of Boise, the capital of Idaho, has signed an agreement to explore the use of sector chains in the public sector.n
nAccording to the announcement, the Boise government will work with local block chain company ULedger to work together to test the technology in the city’s science and technology infrastructure in a variety of use cases.n
nBoise City has only 225,000 inhabitants and is said to be one of the first city governments to implement block-chain technology in an open and direct manner.n
nThe city’s chief information officer Darrin Harris said in a statement:n
nn”Block chains are a transformative technology that, through our partnership with ULedger, we are delighted to be one of the first city governments to practice chain chains and their advantages.We are seeking to use ULedger and its block chain agreements to ease Data and security risks, improve data reliability and continuity, streamline processes and provide a first-class experience to Boisei citizens. “n
nnAlthough the city is an early city in the United States, other cities around the world are also exploring possible applications of block chains.n
nFor example, a local government in China used a block-based voting program in June to support its own election. Moreover, in March, Dubai also announced a new partnership, plans to 2020 all the government documents on the block chain.n

Boise City has signed a development agreement with Block Chain Venture Company


nnnRush when comment: At present, the world there have been some very concerned about the block chain technology local government. In contrast, although the US state government is not active in this regard, but the block chain is not without any attention. The city of Boise, the capital of Idaho, signed an agreement with the local chain chain company, hoping to use its technology to explore the application of block chains in the public sector. This move will pave the way for the implementation of block chains in the state.n
nnTranslated by: Inan
nThe city of Boise, the capital of Idaho, has signed an agreement to explore the use of sector chains in the public sector.n
nAccording to the announcement, the Boise government will work with local block chain company ULedger to work together to test the technology in the city’s science and technology infrastructure in a variety of use cases.n
nBoise City has only 225,000 inhabitants and is said to be one of the first city governments to implement block-chain technology in an open and direct manner.n
nThe city’s chief information officer Darrin Harris said in a statement:n
nn”Block chains are a transformative technology that, through our partnership with ULedger, we are delighted to be one of the first city governments to practice chain chains and their advantages.We are seeking to use ULedger and its block chain agreements to ease Data and security risks, improve data reliability and continuity, streamline processes and provide a first-class experience to Boisei citizens. “n
nnAlthough the city is an early city in the United States, other cities around the world are also exploring possible applications of block chains.n
nFor example, a local government in China used a block-based voting program in June to support its own election. Moreover, in March, Dubai also announced a new partnership, plans to 2020 all the government documents on the block chain.n