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  • Industry

    Cryptocurrency Traders Reported to FBI and SEC For Pump and Dumps

    Discord chat group Bitcoin Bravado has been accused of scheming to create a cryptocurrency pump and dump scheme by a potential member who group leader now says has a “bone to pick.” Discord Group Accused of Planning Pump and Dump Scheme A potential member of the Bitcoin Bravado...

    John McMahon | April 26, 2018 | 7:33 am
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    Industry

    Power Ledger to Trial Blockchain Based Energy Trading in Japan

    Australian P2P energy startup Power Ledger will partner with a major Japanese electricity provider to test it’s blockchain enabled energy sharing platform. Peer to Peer Energy Trading Trialed in Osaka Perth based peer to peer energy sharing pioneer Power Ledger has announced a deal to Partner with Kansai...

    John McMahon | April 25, 2018 | 9:30 am
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    Industry

    Snoop Dogg Joins Ripple at NYC Blockchain Week

    Ripple has announced a VIP only “XRP Community Night” in New York City next month that will feature a performance by legendary gangsta rapper Snoop Dogg. Ripple Holds Ticket Contests on Twitter The invite-only event taking place during Blockchain Week NYC is planned to thank those who have...

    John McMahon | April 25, 2018 | 7:00 am
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    Industry

    South Korean Gaming Giant Nexon Reported to have Acquired Bitstamp

    Europe’s oldest cryptocurrency exchange is on the block and it looks like Nexon is going to be the buyer according to unknown sources who spoke to Business Insider. Gaming Giant Bids On Crypto Exchange South Korean based gaming behemoth Nexon is said to be acquiring Bitstamp, the worlds first...

    John McMahon | April 25, 2018 | 3:30 am
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    Blockchain

    World’s Oldest Republic to Become Next Blockchain Hub

    In an unlikely partnership, the microstate of San Marino is placing itself to become a ground-up hub for blockchain innovation with help from Estonian based Polybius. San Marino partners with Estonian Based Polybius The tiny, mountainous republic of San Marino has announced through the San Marino Innovation Institute...

    John McMahon | April 24, 2018 | 9:00 am
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    Bitcoin

    Will Bitcoin Ever Replace Gold as a Store of Value

    Can Bitcoin ever match or even replace gold as a safe haven from fluctuating fiat currency and unstable stock and bonds markets? Some experts see a future where it will. Forget the FOMO Bitcoin will last For as long as human records go back in time gold has...

    John McMahon | April 24, 2018 | 6:00 am
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    Opinion

    PayPal’s Ever Increasing Fees Will Push Users to Cryptocurrency

    PayPal was an innovator in digital payment services but as they introduce a new, costlier fee structure more people may find using Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies an easier, cheaper alternative. PayPal Increases Base Fees PayPal is a name recognized worldwide as a merchant payment system that has been allowing people to transfer...

    John McMahon | April 23, 2018 | 10:30 am
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    Industry

    Hong Kong and Singapore Welcome Chinese and South Korean ICOs

    As China continues on the path of restrictive and ambiguous regulation over their growing fintech industry, tech companies are leaving in droves for the more welcoming shores of Hong Kong and Singapore. Hong Kong And Singapore Benefit from China’s Crypto Phobia Singapore and Hong Kong are experiencing an explosion in...

    John McMahon | April 23, 2018 | 7:00 am
  • Industry

    Anticipation of Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork Lifts Price Back Near $1,000

    Bitcoin Cash is already seeing a price bump as the next hard fork approaches in less than a month. Faster transactions and new operation codes coming. Hard Fork will Make Bitcoin Cash Faster As the granddaddy of all cryptocurrency Bitcoin was a revolutionary idea built on groundbreaking technology, devised by...

    John McMahon | April 21, 2018 | 1:00 am

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