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CoinDash Recovers Another 20,000 Ether in Stolen ICO Funds – The Merkle

The world of cryptocurrency is full of surprises. Some of these surprises work out quite well, whereas others seemingly make no sense. After getting hacked in 2017, the CoinDash ICO team has received a second “reimbursement” from their attacker without further explanation. The CoinDash ICO Saga Continues When CoinDash conducted its ICO last year, a lot of people were excited about what ...

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Swedish-Born Theodor Forselius Hopes To Replace Wikipedia With Crypto Alternative

22-year old Swede Theodor Forselius co-founded Everipedia, an organization that intends to take on Wikipedia as the internet’s premier encyclopedia. Earlier this month, Everipedia landed a $30 million deal with former Goldman Sachs partner Michael Novogratz’ new crypto-bank Galaxy Digital. Everipedia aims to overtake Wikipedia as the world’s leading digital encyclopedia. The company was co-founded by Theodor Forselius — a Swedish high ...

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Your Data Is for Sale. Now You Can Profit from It

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. For decades, tech companies have made a killing selling their products. After the dot-com bubble burst in the early 2000s ...

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Goldman Sachs is Also Sweating on Cryptocurrencies as a ‘Business Risk’

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein might say that the investment banking giant does not have a “Bitcoin strategy,” but the company is now admitting that cryptocurrencies pose a business risk to the firm. Goldman Sachs Lists Cryptocurrencies as Business Risk The firm made this disclosure in a document ...

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Major Thai Cryptocurrency Exchange Has Its Bank Account Terminated – The Merkle

Banks all over the world will continue to oppose cryptocurrency service providers in every way possible. Although Thailand has not banned cryptocurrency, one of the country’s major banks has decided to close the bank account of a crypto exchange. Bangkok Bank is not making itself popular with this decision, especially because it issued no prior warning. Bangkok Bank Terminates TDAX Bank Account Even though ...

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‘These Guys Just Need Money’: What Do Venezuelan Users… | News

When the Petro was unveiled to the world by Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro, he led the cheering squad about what a groundbreaking and successful idea it would be. A government-backed, oil-pegged, cryptocurrency that would aid the ailing Venezuelan nation in their time of crisis with a hyper-inflated currency. However, the pomp and promise of the Petro has quickly been dissected ...

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Communication, Love, and the Blockchain

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. When it comes to relationships, communication is the foundation on which every other thing is built. Both parties must be ...

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Viberate Partners with Changelly and Opens a Way for a Mass Token Adoption – The Merkle

The token for the live music industry has just become available to a much broader audience, since it’s now available for purchase with Visa or Mastercard via Changelly.com. Listing the token on the service also allows for the direct exchange with all other coins and tokens, which makes it even easier to buy VIB with all major cryptocurrencies and tokens. ...

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Bitcoin Millionaire 50 Cent Flips, Denies Owning Cryptocurrency

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. In courtroom documents obtained from his bankruptcy hearings, rapper 50 Cent admitted he never owned any Bitcoins. He had previously boasted owning the cryptocurrency, having accepted Bitcoin as payment for his 2014 album, Animal Ambition. Initially reported by TMZ, the rapper, whose real name is Curtis Jackson, ...

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The Potentially Fatal Flaw of Open-Source Blockchain Protocols

The most important question to ask any decentralized blockchain protocol is: “How do you protect your protocol from ‘incumbent’ companies?” While many emerging protocols promise disintermediated commercial interactions between people, it is critical that these protocols are weary of corporate giants with FOMO. After all, most decentralized protocols are open-source – copying their code is free and 100 percent legal. ...

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