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Japan’s FSA Is Pressuring Exchanges to Drop Cryptocurrencies Favoured by Criminals

Japan’s financial watchdog is applying pressure to local digital currency exchanges to drop cryptocurrencies such as Monera, Zcash, and Dash, according to a report. Altcoins Favoured by Criminals In a report from Forbes, sources close to the the Financial Services Agency (FSA), which approves licenses to digital currency exchanges, claim that the agency is taking the necessary steps to stamp ...

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Tron Price Posts 15% Rally, But Is a Rumor to Blame?

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The Tron price rallied by 15 percent on Monday, defying the sluggish performance of the overall cryptocurrency market. Tron Price Makes 15% Advance in Defiance of Sluggish Market The cryptocurrency market cap shed $4 billion on Monday, continuing a reversal that began on Sunday. Eight of ...

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Sergey Brin Refers to Ethereum as an Advance in Computing – The Merkle

Technology pioneers have been showing an interest in blockchain technology and cryptocurrency for quite some time now. Especially for pioneers active in the coding world, the concept of cryptocurrency is rather intriguing. Alphabet’s Sergey Brin recently mentioned Ethereum in a positive light. This took a few people by surprise, although most of his comments revolved around artificial intelligence. Sergey Brin and Ethereum As is usually the ...

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Bitcoin ABC Dev: “We Have Close to Zero Funding,” Should Bitcoin Cash Be Self-Funded?

Bitcoin ABC’s lead developer highlighted the lack of development funding for the project, raising questions as to the volunteer-basis structure of developing Bitcoin Cash’s implementations. One of the several implementations of Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin ABC was criticized for developers not signing releases and allowing verification with checksums. When lead developer Amaury Sechét replied that no infrastructure was set up to ...

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New Decentralized Funding Source for ICO’s… – The Merkle

George Town, Cayman Islands, April 30, 2018: Cryptfunder, a new, decentralized funding source for startup ICOs and blockchain companies, is creating a new way for pre-ICO startups and other blockchain entities to receive the required funding for success in today’s market. Employing expert analysts to identify the projects with the greatest potential market value based on factors such as the ...

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Model Of State-Issued Digital Currency Now Ready, Says Gov’t Minister

An Iranian government minister has confirmed that an experimental model of a domestic digital currency is now ready, Reuters reported Saturday, April 28. The move closely follows the country’s recent banking blockade on cryptocurrency trading. Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Minister Mohammad Javad Azari-Jahromi was quoted by state news agency IRNA as saying; “The central bank’s [ban] does not mean ...

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Mastercard International Seeks Patent For Fast Tracking Blockchain Navigation

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Mastercard International Inc. has applied for a patent for a system for fast tracking navigation of blockchains by means of data manipulation, according to a filing with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The system is designed to facilitate quicker navigation and verification of blocks ...

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New Karate Combat League Features Bitcoin Logo at Center Ring

Karate Combat league will feature the Bitcoin logo at the center of their fighting ring as they bring professional Karate competition to the world for the first time. Karate Combat Gets Funding From Non-Profit Bitcoin Organization The Karate Combat League being launched by web portal Karate.com claims to be the first international, full combat showcase for Karateka (professional Karate fighters) to compete ...

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South Korean Company Launches Platform Meant to Protect ICO Investors – The Merkle

Various Asian countries have taken a harsh stance against initial coin offerings. Given the previously unregulated nature of that industry and the large sums being raised by ICO teams, that is not a big surprise. It seems one South Korean company is trying to have a positive impact on the sector. The Korea M&A Center is launching a new platform meant to protect ICO investors. A ...

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‘There’s Real Value’ in Bitcoin, Blockchain

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The bitcoin price is hovering near its best levels of the year, and Comcast Ventures’ Managing Director Gil Beyda says it’s because people are realizing there’s “real value” in bitcoin and blockchain. While 2017 was a year where investors were focused on getting rich quick and ...

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