Episode 125 – Big News from Ingenico

Bitcoind users ought to restart their nodes. Ingenico works with BitPay to integrate bitcoin payments into their POS terminals. The Dow Jones subscriber list has been hacked. Identabit looks to provide a terrible alternative to bitcoin. BitFury and more secret meetings. Is the United States headed for a recession or another QE.

 

 

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Traditional Markets

Gold $1157

Silver $15.82

Oil $49.49

Dow Jones 17,084

30 year Treasury 2.9222%

Crypto Markets

BTC $247

LTC $3.11

ETH $0.72

DASH $2.49

Announcement for people running a client

https://twitter.com/gavinandresen/status/652462681442648065

News

Ingenico integrates Bitcoin mobile payments into POS terminals

http://www.nfcworld.com/2015/10/08/338529/ingenico-integrates-bitcoin-mobile-payments-into-pos-terminals/

Dow Jones Subscriber Database Hacked – Time For Decentralized Solutions

http://bitcoinist.net/dow-jones-subscriber-database-hacked-time-decentralized-solutions/

ENTREPRENEURS PLAN IDENTABIT; IDENTITY-BASED BITCOIN ALTERNATIVE

https://www.cryptocoinsnews.com/entrepreneurs-plan-identabit-identity-based-bitcoin-alternative/

BitFury Hosts Secret Block Chain Summit in Middle East

http://www.coindesk.com/bitfury-secret-block-chain-summit-middle-east/

Blockchain Tech Reduces Corporations’ Reliance on Humans

http://www.coindesk.com/blockchain-tech-reduces-corporations-reliance-on-humans/

Will the US see another recession

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-10-09/a-u-s-recession-just-got-a-little-more-likely

Episode 74 – Scandal, Innovation, and Government

A round-up of the scandals that came to light this week. A Venezuela currency default predicted by Harvard has caused a drop in bond prices. La’Zooz offers a blockchain based solution to transportation services. The FBI wants in on the newest encryption used by phone developers, compromising the overall security. The Stock Market drops while talk of Quantitative Easing 4 is hitting the media. More news from the Isle of Mann!

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