JP Buntinx

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    Bitcoin

    Moody’s Lowering UK Credit Rating Could Push People To Bitcoin

    The Brexit has a lot of side effects that will affect the financial situation of both the EU and the UK. Moody’s one of the leading credit rating institutions in the world, lowered the UK’s sovereign credit rating. This “negative” outlook is not something most Britons were looking...

    JP Buntinx | June 26, 2016 | 12:00 pm
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    Bitcoin

    Citibank Technical Issue Holds Customer Funds Hostage

    Bank accounts are very convenient, as long as customers can access their funds at any given time. Citibank users will have experienced some issues in this regard. Customers in several US states were unable to access their accounts on Friday, due to a “technical issue.” Putting one’s trust...

    JP Buntinx | June 25, 2016 | 11:00 pm
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    Bitcoin

    Drug Sales and Bitcoin Usage On Dark Net Increase

    The dark net has always been one of those places where Bitcoin is most commonly used for transactions. Although the dark net is filled with marketplaces where illegal goods and services are bought and sold, it always played a key role in Bitcoin usage. A new survey shows...

    JP Buntinx | June 25, 2016 | 9:30 pm
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    Altcoins

    Ethereum Hard Fork Should Be An Unbiased Community Decision

    The Ethereum ecosystem is still in a state of flux after the attacks against  The DAO. It has become apparent the goal is to execute either a soft or hard fork to resolve this situation. But Peter Todd argues that forking is not the right way to solve...

    JP Buntinx | June 24, 2016 | 10:30 am
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    Bitcoin

    R3 Consortium Adds Toyota Financial Services As New Partner

    The R3 Consortium is a collection of several dozen financial institutions all over the world looking to explore blockchain technology. But the group continues to expand, and Toyota Financial Services is their latest member. Merging distributed ledgers with automotive financial services will be quite an interesting experiment. R3...

    JP Buntinx | June 23, 2016 | 2:40 pm
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    Bitcoin

    PayPal Support is Coming to Bitcoin Exchange Coinbase

    Exciting times are afoot in the Bitcoin world on a nearly daily basis. Coinbase, also known as GDAX these days, has added support for PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL) and credit cards to their platform. Buying and selling Bitcoin has never been easier or more convenient than it is right now....

    JP Buntinx | June 23, 2016 | 10:00 am
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    Bitcoin

    Bitwage Launches Bitcoin Payroll Services in Mexico

    Mexico is a fascinating country when it comes to the remittance market. There is a lot of money flowing from the US to Mexico on a monthly basis. This has caught the attention of Bitcoin company Bitwage, as they expand their service to Mexico. If it is up...

    JP Buntinx | June 22, 2016 | 5:30 pm
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    Bitcoin

    US Regulators Voice Concerns Over Bitcoin Ecosystem Growth

    Bitcoin has always been a thorn in the side of financial regulators and policymakers. The Financial Stability Oversight Council voiced their concerns over using cryptocurrencies earlier today. While Bitcoin is becoming more popular, financial instability is looming. By the look of things, this will lead to even stricter...

    JP Buntinx | June 22, 2016 | 11:00 am
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    Bitcoin

    Eternity Wall Records 1,150 Documents on Blockchain In First Year

    Recording messages on the blockchain allows information to be stored forever. Eternity Wall is one of the projects focusing on this type of service, and they are celebrating their first birthday. There are many benefits to recording brief messages on the blockchain; as it is an immutable timestamped...

    JP Buntinx | June 21, 2016 | 11:00 am
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    Bitcoin

    Craig Wright Is Attempting to Patent Bitcoin

    It is not the first time somebody tries to patent the “Bitcoin” term, but no one expected Craig Wright to be among them. Not too long ago, this person claimed he was the creator of Bitcoin, yet failed to provide any credible evidence. As it turns out, he...

    JP Buntinx | June 20, 2016 | 3:00 pm

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