1. Global unemployment down but working poverty rampant: UN  |  ( Bitcoin Warrior )
The global unemployment rate is expected to tick down in 2018, the United Nations said Monday, while warning that far too many workers still live in desperate poverty.
2. Ripple Price Swells 13%, Leading the Gains as Markets Climb Up  |  ( CCN )
Click here for a real-time Ripple price chart and here for the current overall cryptocurrency market cap.
3. Worlds on Blockchain  |  ( Altcoin Today )
Worlds on Blockchain – The Lix PlatformThe world has fallen into a frenzy over Cryptocurrencies and the blockchain technology.
4. PR: World’s First Ai & Blockchain-Based Dating & Relationship Project Viola.Ai Raises 70% of Pre-Sale Hard Cap with Less Than 2 Weeks Left  |  ( Bitcoin.com )
SINGAPORE – The first project that combines love and blockchain, Viola.AI has officially secured over 70% of its pre-sale hard cap, with over 5 million tokens sold.
5. Samourai's New Feature: Send Bitcoin Via SMS Text Message  |  ( BTC Manager )
Sending Bitcoin Via SMSKnown as PonyDirect, the proprietary app can send bitcoin without an internet connection, and instead using SMS messages.
6. Coinbase Reportedly Cracks $1 Billion Milestone in Revenue for 2017  |  ( Finance Magnates )
Authorized employees within the company on a need to know basis only use any information collected from individual customers.
7. Greece gets fresh cash on road to leaving bailout  |  ( Bitcoin Warrior )
Eurozone finance ministers approved a fresh cash injection for Greece on Monday to put the country on the road to finally leaving its long and painful bailout programme later this year.
8. Bitcoin Price Watch; Here's What's On Tonight  |  ( News BTC )
We’re going to get into a long trade if price closes above resistance, with an immediate upside target of 11400.
9. Reddit Co-Founder has Stellar Lumens on His Radar for 2018  |  ( CCN )
AdvertisementAlexis Ohanian Sr. may have just indirectly pledged his support for Stellar Lumens.
10. Goldman Sachs Warns Investors of Bitcoin 'Bubble' in New Report  |  ( Altcoin Today )
Goldman Sachs Warns Investors of Bitcoin ‘Bubble’ in New ReportGoldman Sachs has claimed that bitcoin is a bubble bigger than the dot-com era and the famous Dutch tulip mania.
11. IOTA wallet hackers make off with $4m loot  |  ( News BTC )
Stolen seedsSeed generation is a process whereby an 81 character string is created to open or protect an Iota wallet.
13. Tradeworx Announces Sale of Trading Business to Blueshift  |  ( Finance Magnates )
Authorized employees within the company on a need to know basis only use any information collected from individual customers.
14. Malta Finance Watchdog Pushes Ahead With Crypto Investment Fund Rules  |  ( Coin Desk )
Malta’s Financial Services Authority (MFSA) published the feedback it received on its proposed rules for collective investment schemes involving cryptocurrencies on Monday.
15. Persona: Blockchain Single Sign-on Identity Management Protects Your Digital Life  |  ( News BTC )
A single sign-on digital identityOnce a Persona identity is verified, it serves as a single, sign-on identity across all facets of digital life.
17. Weiss Ratings to Announce Investment grades for Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple  |  ( BTC Manager )
Weiss RatingsFounded in 1971, Weiss Ratings provides independent investment ratings to over 55,000 institutions.
18. New Ethereum-Based Platform Disrupts Sports Betting Industry – The Merkle  |  ( The Merkle )
Opinions in the article are solely of the writer and do not reflect The Merkle's view.
19. Pivots Towards the Blockchain – Loony or Smart?  |  ( Bitcoinist )
Kodak and Long Island Iced Tea have both been criticised recently for loony pivots towards the blockchain to attract feverish cryptocurrency investors.
20. Pivots Towards the Blockchain – Loony or Smart?  |  ( Bitcoinist )
Kodak and Long Island Iced Tea have both been criticised recently for loony pivots towards the blockchain to attract feverish cryptocurrency investors.
21. Vanguard CEO Says No to Bitcoin Funds  |  ( Finance Magnates )
Authorized employees within the company on a need to know basis only use any information collected from individual customers.
22. Nationwide Crypto Ban Hard to Enforce Says Dutch Central Bank  |  ( Finance Magnates )
Authorized employees within the company on a need to know basis only use any information collected from individual customers.
23. Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Try to Regain Strength After the Recent Dip  |  ( Bitcoin.com )
Bitcoin Cash Prices Are Following BTC’s Market PatternsBitcoin cash (BCH) markets have been following a similar pattern towards lower fiat values.
24. Yours.org Bitcoin-Based Social Network Raises $1.5M in Funding Round Led by Bitmain, nChain  |  ( Bitcoin Warrior )
Yours.org Bitcoin-Based Social Network Raises $1.5M in Funding Round Led by Bitmain, nChain SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – Yours.org, the app that makes it easy to earn Bitcoin for good content, has closed its $1.5 M Series A led by Bitmain and nChain to bring Bitcoin to a global audience.
25. Blockchain Evolution Transforming Growing Number of Industries Putting it on a Trajectory of its Own  |  ( Bitcoin Warrior )
Blockchain Evolution Transforming Growing Number of Industries Putting it on a Trajectory of its Own PALM BEACH, Florida, January 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – MarketNewsUpdates.com News Commentary A growing number of companies in the blockchain arena have increasingly become focused on ways to harness the technology for a long and growing list of other purposes in private…
26. South Korea Sets Deadline to End Crypto Account Anonymity  |  ( DCEBrief )
Digital currency traders will need to ensure that their digital currency accounts meet real-name guidelines if they want to continue to trade.
28. Coincube Hack Leaves Two User Accounts Completely Drained – The Merkle  |  ( The Merkle )
About The AuthorJP Buntinx is a FinTech and Bitcoin enthusiast living in Belgium.
29. Markets Stir After Media Re-Reports S. Korea’s Anonymous Trading Ban, Known Since December  |  ( Altcoin Today )
Not new newsSouth Korea’s plan to ban anonymous exchange operations is nothing new, today’s announcement merely setting the exact date.
30. Everyone’s Talking About Blockchains But Hardly Anyone’s Using Them  |  ( Bitcoin.com )
In other words, many of the people using the ethereum blockchain are using it to invest in the construction of more blockchains.