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A New Blockchain-Based Effort to Deliver Foreign Aid Payments …

ConsenSys Social Impact has joined hands with MakerDAO and Dether to launch Bifröst, a crypto-to-fiat payment system built to expedite the delivery of cash donations to aid groups in conflict areas. Bifröst was announced during a presentation today, May 29, at the Oslo Freedom Forum in Norway. Executives are planning to pilot the system this summer within certain regions of ...

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Cryptocurrency Trading Halted in Zimbabwe Despite High Court Ruling

Get exclusive analysis and cryptocurrency insights on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Restoration of cryptocurrency trading on Zimbabwe bitcoin exchange Golix will take longer than expected as the company says it is still working on having its bank accounts reopened while also awaiting finalization of regulatory issues regarding virtual currencies in the country. Golix is one of two major ...

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Cardano [ADA]: Long-Awaited V1.2 Update Released

Cardano [ADA] – The Cardano team has just released their update of Cardano v1.2. Charles Hoskinson, CEO of Cardano, made the announcement via personal Twitter about 19 hours ago. Since the release, ADA has jumped up in price and is trading at $0.205 a coin, up 13%, within the last 24 hours. Cardano 1.2 is out! pic.twitter.com/nVzs60wLCp — Charles Hoskinson ...

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Wikipedia Co-Founder: “The Crypto World is Absolutely, Definitely in a Bubble”

The co-founder of Wikipedia has once again publicly denounced cryptocurrency. James Wales told a European blockchain conference that the entire digital currency space was in a bubble that was certain to pop. James Wales: “Right Now, We are in a Bubble” The Wikipedia co-founder was speaking at a blockchain conference held in Berlin. During his ‘top secret’ presentation at the Blockshow ...

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DIWtoken.com – Alpha Version Launched on Testnet

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Bitwage Launches ICO Advisory Firm and New Payment Solutions

Bitcoin payroll and invoicing platform Bitwage, with operations in the U.S and the U.K., has launched two new products: Inwage, an advisory firm that creates and deploys solutions for launching initial coin offerings (ICOs); and Ether Inputs, an invoicing platform that allows ICO companies to pay employees in their preferred currency. “The world of cryptocurrency is ever changing. While we ...

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Currency Jumps to $7,400 – The Merkle

Bitcoin has surprised us all and jumped by approximately five percent in less than an hour. The cryptocurrency was trading for roughly $7,100 during the early morning of May 29, only to incur a spike that saw its price rise by over $300. This is good news, in the short-term… And yet, it appears the bulls are not making a ...

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Crypto World ’Definitely in a Bubble’: Wikipedia Creator Jimmy Wales

Get exclusive analysis and cryptocurrency insights on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The co-founder of the world’s largest online encyclopedia said that he believes the current state of the cryptocurrency market bears many of the characteristics of an asset bubble. Wikipedia creator Jimmy Wales made this claim on Tuesday at cryptocurrency conference Blockshow, which is being hosted in Berlin. ...

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‘No Hoax’ McAfee Coin Could Turn Fiat on Its Head

Founder of McAfee Antivirus and paid shiller, John McAfee, announced a new fiat currency today, backed by crypto. In a radical move against long roadmaps, the McAfee Coin is set to launch, without prior warning, in less than a month. McAfee Shills Himself McAfee, self-proclaimed ‘Father of the Privacy Movement,’ has his face featured on four of the seven notes. ...

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A Man Lost $60M Worth of Bitcoin by Throwing out the Wrong Hard Drive – The Merkle

A lot of people showed an interest in cryptocurrency back when Bitcoin was first created. Despite its niche appeal, it was incredibly easy to mine in rather large quantities. Unfortunately, a lot of people have since lost their Bitcoin holdings. One particular holder lost close to $60 million worth of Bitcoin due to a lost hard drive. Securely Storing Bitcoin is Important ...

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