US CFTC Official Tackles Accountability in an Era of Smart Contracts

(Sourced from CFTC commissioner Brian Quintenz addressed the question of accountability in an era of disintermediated finance and smart contracts, arguing against “code as law” Cointelegraph By Marie Huillet

Mueller Probe Is In Its ‘Final Weeks’, Expected To Wrap Up After Midterms

(Sourced from Following reports earlier this month that three prosecutors from the office of Special Counsel Robert Mueller have been reassigned to their previous postings within the Department of Justice (and another has left the DoJ entirely for a … Read More

Pantera Capital Exec: Cryptocurrency Market Prices Could Increase Tenfold by 2020

(Sourced from Real adoption is the key to driving crypto higher, says Pantera Capital co-CIO Cointelegraph By William Suberg

Denmark And Italy Fight Back Against Open Borders As Populism Swells Across Europe

(Sourced from Authored by Jon Hall via Free Market Shooter blog, On the heels of the United Kingdom’s and Europe’s disastrous immigration policies, both Denmark and Italy are fighting back against open borders. Inger Støjberg, Danish Integration and Immigration Minister, recently rejected EU … Read More

Ethereum Foundation Releases Fourth Wave of Grants

(Sourced from The Ethereum Foundation has announced the recipients of its fourth wave of grants to organizations and individuals developing the ecosystem Cointelegraph By Ana Berman

Czech Politician: What Multiculturalism Hides

(Sourced from Authored by Jan Keller (a Czech Social Democrat Member of the European Parliament), via The Gatestone Institute, Multiculturalism is not a manifestation of Europe’s generosity, or some noble embodiment of love and truth. Multiculturalism is what remains … Read More

Scalability Study: DLT Can Support Daily Trading Volume of US Equity Market

(Sourced from A recent study by DTCC, Accenture, and R3 has found that blockchain technology is scalable enough to support an entire day’s trading volume of the U.S. equity market Cointelegraph By Ana Alexandre

The Great Depression II

(Sourced from Authored by Jeff Thomas via, Whenever a movie has been a huge hit, the film industry tries to follow it up by doing a sequel. The sequel is almost invariably far more costly, as there’s the … Read More

Top Coins Today: Tezos and DigixDAO Lead the Pack

(Sourced from According to, there are two top coins today. In the top 100, leading the pack and standing out for their double-digit gains are Tezos and DigixDAO. In 24 hours, both coins have increased almost 17%. So … Read More

Ron Unz Explains that the Jews Control Us by Controlling the Explanations

(Sourced from American Pravda: The ADL in American Society RON UNZ • OCTOBER 15, 2018 • 7,300 WORDS The Anti-Defamation League is “the formidable organization of Jewish cowboys who ride herd on their American cattle.” — Revilo P. Oliver “The ADL … Read More

Report: Bitfinex Shifts Its Banking Business to Hong Kong-Based Bank of Communications

(Sourced from Bitfinex has reportedly shifted its banking business to Hong Kong, with U.S.-based Citibank as the intermediary bank for U.S. dollar wire transfers Cointelegraph By Ana Alexandre

UN Climate Change Report: A Choice Between “Mad Max And Hunger Games”

(Sourced from Authored by Jonathan Miltmore via The Foundation for Economic Education, Humanity, we’re essentially told, is doomed lest people concede their freedom to the experts, lawmakers, and bureaucrats who can save us. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change … Read More

TRON (TRX) ‘Partnership’ with Baidu has Nothing to do with Blockchain

(Sourced from The TRON (TRX) and Baidu ‘partnership’ all started with a tweet. Finally, First time to partner with tens of billions USD valuation industry giant. Guess the name 😊#TRON #TRX $TRX — Justin Sun (@justinsuntron) October 12, 2018 … Read More

Russian Accused of Hacking Public Servers to Mine Bitcoin Faces up to Five Years in Prison

(Sourced from A Russian man is facing up to five years in prison for allegedly hacking multiple state servers and using them to mine Bitcoin Cointelegraph By Ana Berman

Australian State of New South Wales Mandates Land Registry Shift to Blockchain by 2019

(Sourced from The Australian state of New South Wales is set to complete a proof-of-concept for a blockchain-based land registry system by summer 2019 Cointelegraph By Marie Huillet

Achuthan Warns Housing Market Is Raising Serious Red Flags

(Sourced from Authored by Lakshman Achuthan, op-ed via, Real home price growth looks to have already entered a cyclical downturn that is likely to intensify as affordability worsens… Despite a robust U.S. economy, at least as measured by gross … Read More

AI-Driven Platform ‘Outperformed Stock Markets’ – And Now, It Is Focusing On Crypto

(Sourced from An established fintech company is launching an AI-driven trading platform for crypto that aims to “ignore hype and avoid boom and bust cycles” #SPONSORED Cointelegraph By Connor Blenkinsop

Trader Warns “Markets Are Less Calm That They’re Letting On”

(Sourced from “Where is everyone?” asks former fund manager and FX trader Richard Breslow as trading volumes across equity, debt, and FX markets remain lackluster to say the least, amid an optimistic bounce (so far) today. Once again, stocks … Read More

Report: Baidu-TRON ‘Partnership’ Involves Cloud Computing Provision, Not Blockchain

(Sourced from Report: unconfirmed “partnership” between TRON and Chinese search giant Baidu will center on cloud computing, not blockchain Cointelegraph By Marie Huillet

Pompeo Took 12-Hour Flight To Saudi Arabia For ’15 Minute Meeting’ With King Salman

(Sourced from Even before the publication of last night’s Saudi trial balloon hinting that the kingdom would soon acknowledge that the extrajudicial killing of Jamal Khashoggi – the insider-turned dissident journalist who walked into the Saudi consulate in Istanbul … Read More

Mike Novogratz: Institutions Will Get Into Bitcoin in Q1-Q2 2019 Bringing ‘New Highs’

(Sourced from The next six months will see a Bitcoin investment push after a delay, says Mike Novogratz Cointelegraph By William Suberg

Hawking’s Final Prediction: Race Of Engineered Superhumans Will Conquer The World

(Sourced from Physicist Stephen Hawking’s final prediction before his death seven months ago was that the human race will diverge – with wealthy, genetically engineered “superhumans” dominating the “unimproved.”  Hawking, who died in March, left a collection of articles and essays on … Read More

It seems Russian youth are as decadent and depraved as American and European Youth

(Sourced from It seems Russian youth are as decadent and depraved as American and European Youth The post It seems Russian youth are as decadent and depraved as American and European Youth appeared first on Author | … Read More

How America Can Repair Its Damaged Relationship With Russia

(Sourced from Authored by Nikolas Gvosdev via The National Interest, There is a way to break the dysfunctional cycle that hinders Moscow’s relationship with the West… George Beebe’s recent analysis has presented the policy community with a very useful … Read More

Coinbase Opens Office in Ireland as Part of Brexit Contingency Plan

(Sourced from Coinbase has opened a new office in tech-friendly Dublin, which will serve as a “plan B” for when the U.K. leaves the European Union Cointelegraph By Ana Alexandre

Tether Tumbles Below Critical $1 Threshold As Dollar-Pegged Crypto Doubts Soar

(Sourced from Update: Careful to quickly assuage any potential loss of the narrative and ‘full faith and credit’ of the ‘stablecoin’, Tether released a statement on USDT drop: “We would like to reiterate that although markets have shown temporary … Read More

World Crypto Con: Get Ready for WCC with Us!

(Sourced from Welcome to World Crypto Con! World Crypto Con, or WCC, is an opportunity for industry leaders to share their exciting new crypto and blockchain projects to the world. People who have an in-depth understanding of blockchain and cryptocurrencies, … Read More

Western Civilization No Longer Exists

(Sourced from Western Civilization No Longer ExistsSocietal Collapse awaits in the wings if climate change and nuclear war don’t finish us off first Paul Craig Roberts The Cheney-Bush and Obama regimes destroyed due process, with the result that American … Read More

Crypto Payment Platform BitPay Introduces Settlement in Stablecoins

(Sourced from Crypto payment platform BitPay has started accepting settlements in stablecoins GUSD and USDC Cointelegraph By Ana Alexandre

These International Borders Have Become “No Rights Zones”

(Sourced from Authored by Simon Black via, On June 15, 1215, King John sat in a field in Runnymede, England, surrounded by angry nobles. His Barons – the big landowners throughout England – had rebelled and seized London, … Read More