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Blockchain Technologies Are About to Rock the Crypto and Gaming Industries – The Merkle

The popularity of blockchain technologies had gone through the roof. It showed startups a new way of capital investment — Initial Coin Offer (ICO). Seems like there’s an endless amount of new companies with a great and promising outcome. With so many startups and up-to-date technologies, today is an exciting time to be a cryptocurrency investor. Disclosure: This is a ...

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World Economic Forum Bitcoin Discussions “Validate the Movement”

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has long been a lightning rod of global discussion on economic, social and political trends. This year’s gathering in Davos, Switzerland, was no exception. Blockchain technology emerged center stage last week as a key discussion theme, receiving praise from attendees for its cutting-edge potential. Bitcoin and the future of cryptocurrencies, too, were highly discussed topics ...

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Tether’s Relationship with Auditor ‘Dissolved’: Reports

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Embattled cryptocurrency startup Tether has reportedly severed ties with Friedman LLP, an accounting firm hired to audit the company’s balance sheet. Tether’s Relationship with Auditor ‘Dissolved’ Tether, the issuer of the dollar-pegged USDT token, had contracted with Friedman to verify that the nearly 2.3 billion USDT in ...

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Understanding the Complex Nature of South Korea’s Cryptocurrency Ecosystem – The Merkle

It is safe to say the cryptocurrency situation in South Korea is a lot more complex than most people think. A recent string of regulations has introduced some interesting albeit positive changes to this nascent industry. Moreover, the country’s National Pension Fund plays a surprisingly big role in the future of cryptocurrency. South Korea Won’t Benefit From Strict Regulation Looking at things from a ...

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Game Machine ICO Unleashes the Power of Blockchain

Gaming Industry has found a novel way to grow with the help of Game Machine, a crowdfunding platform presenting a huge analytics data and ratings from the participants. The token sale of the platform started on December 14, 2017 and is being almost completed – the ICO has only 2 days left. The Background Gaming industry showed remarkable growth, hitting ...

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Bitcoin-Seeking Gangsters Hold Cryptocurrency Trader at Gunpoint in His Own Home – The Merkle

Criminals have paid attention to Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies for some time now. In most cases, they will take the digital route to obtain cryptocurrency through illicit means. Especially when it comes to hacking, fraud, and even scams, there are plenty of opportunities waiting to be explored. For the second time in over a week, however, criminals have attempted to rob ...

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Bitcoin Price Drops 4% as Cryptocurrency Market Struggles in Recovery

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The price of bitcoin has dropped by 4 percent earlier today, on January 29, as the entire cryptocurrency market struggled to recover from its previous corrections. Other major cryptocurrencies like Ethereum, Cardano, and Stellar have also fallen by small margins, in the 3 to 5 percent region. ...

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Matrix Reveals a Brand New PoW/PoS Consensus Algorithm | News

A Hong Kong-based Matrix AI Network is developing a prototype of a new hybrid PoS/PoW consensus algorithm. This update was shared with Cointelegraph by Owen Tao, the company’s CEO. Tao described Matrix to Cointelegraph as: “Designed to be the new generation blockchain, MATRIX leverages the latest AI techniques to revolutionize the landscape of cryptocurrency. MATRIX differentiates itself from previous blockchains ...

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MorphToken Instant Exchange Service Adds Dash

MorphToken has added Dash support, allowing fast trading with other cryptocurrencies. An instant exchange service, MorphToken operates by offering an instant exchange of cryptocurrencies without signing up for an account. The platform also allows for a single cryptocurrency transaction to be exchanged for multiple different tokens, creating an option for easy one-stop portfolio diversification. MorphToken tweeted out the announcement last ...

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