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What Is Ambrosus? – The Merkle

Blockchain technology can make a big impact on our society in many ways. Especially when it comes to supply chains, there is a lot of progress to be made. Ambrosus aims to do exactly that, as it plans to combine sensors, blockchain technology, and smart contracts to offer quality food and medicine. What is Ambrosus Exactly? Ambrosus is quite an intriguing project ...

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Three Ways Your ICO Can Overcome FUD in the Market: Ex… | News

In our Expert Takes, opinion leaders from inside and outside the crypto industry express their views, share their experience and give professional advice. Expert Takes cover everything from Blockchain technology and ICO funding to taxation, regulation, and cryptocurrency adoption by different sectors of the economy. If you would like to contribute an Expert Take, please email your ideas and CV ...

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ICO Campaign Starts for FOLK COIN, a Cryptocurrency Created to Maximize the Benefits of People and Companies – The Merkle

FOLK COIN, a new cryptocurrency created specifically for the end-users, has just started their ICO campaign that will comprise of ten different stages and run over a maximum period of seventy seven days. Unlike thousands of crypto projects with unrealistic goals and high risk-factor, FOLK COIN looks to develop a cryptocurrency for people with a strong technical basis that delivers ...

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Over 3,000 Ethereum Smart Contracts Contain Major Security Flaws

Ethereum smart contracts are hot technology as of right now. While many companies see merit in this technology, there are security issues a swell. Researchers discovered several vulnerabilities which put millions of Dollars at risk. This is worrisome news, although there is a positive side to it as well. Security Flaws in Smart Contracts There are many different aspects to ...

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Crisp, A Simple, Fun Way to Talk With Your ICO clients – The Merkle

Customers in the bitcoin world and technology are growing impatient daily. As online shopping continues to grow, the buyers’ habits continue to evolve. Today, one of the major problems is that many customers are disconnected from a business owner who can’t answer their questions in real time with precision. But that’s not all… Customers are also growing lazy. They are ...

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Canada: TD Bank Bans Credit Card Purchases of Crypto F… | News

Following in the footsteps of several major banks globally, the Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), one of the largest banks in North America, announced  in an email statement to customers on Friday, Feb. 23, that it is banning the purchase of cryptocurrency with credit cards, local journal The Globe and Mail reports. A representative of TD, the first major Canadian bank to enact ...

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Pump and Dump in Crypto: Cases, Measures, Warnings | News

The pump and dump, an age-old scheme to quickly raise the value of a worthless asset and then selling it to reap the profits from the price increase. Not only is the pump and dump illegally under the securities laws, but it is also extremely popular in the world of Blockchain technology, cryptocurrency, and digital assets. How does it work ...

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Introducing BaapPay – The Merkle

The reality is that most businesses today  do not have the necessary tools needed to seamlessly accept both fiat and cryptocurrency. Nor are business willing to accept the volatile of the crypto market,  which can leave businesses at risk when accepting cryptocurrency. However, BaapPay changes that! BaapPay is a multi-layered platform which features a payment gateway, point of sale software, ...

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Coinbase Informs 13K Affected Customers Of Imminent Da… | News

US-based cryptocurrency exchange and wallet service Coinbase sent an official notice Friday, Feb. 23 to approximately 13,000 of its customers whose information it is legally required to turn over to the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The IRS had initially asked Coinbase in July 2017 to hand over even more detailed information on every one of its then over 500,000 ...

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