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The Kings of the Cryptocurrency Industry In 2018 – Crypto Currency News

Cryptocurrency influencers – Cryptocurrency is a piece of financial technology that has taken the world by storm. This new type of digital currency has gone from strength to strength since the idea behind Bitcoin was originally released in 2009. Bitcoin set the standard for cryptocurrencies and pushed developers to experiment as people saw its potential. We now have a multitude of different ...

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Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency Falls By $100

At press time, the father of cryptocurrencies is trading for about $6,500. This is roughly $100 less than where it stood yesterday, which in turn was $400 higher than where it had been trading the previous day. Bitcoin has been an up-and-down game for nearly the past week. Problems first stemmed when it was announced that the Commodity Futures Trading ...

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EOS Mainnet Goes Live as Block Producer Voting Passes 15% Threshold

Open Positions at CCN: Full Time and Part Time Journalists Wanted. The process took nearly two arduous weeks, but the EOS blockchain has officially gone live. According to data from UK-based block producer EOS Authority, the blockchain went live at approximately 17:46 UTC, immediately after block producer voting passed the 15 percent threshold necessary to activate the network. The mainnet ...

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Bitcoin Price Watch – BTC/USD Shows Signs of Reversal, Back Above $6,500 – Crypto Currency News

Bitcoin price bounced backed slightly on Friday morning amid a market-wide crypto recovery, settling above the $6,500 price level. A reversal is likely the result of a decision handed down yesterday by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), which ruled that Ethereum is not a security. The price of Ethereum also shot up by 10% in response to the SEC ...

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The Role of Bitcoin in Crime: Regulatory Efforts to Date

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have been associated with criminal activity for some time now. This has not gone by unnoticed by regulators around the world, and they have begun cracking down on this activity. It is a necessary step in order to bring more legitimacy to this growing industry. Regulators and Cryptocurrencies: The Story so Far By default, it is ...

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If Bitcoin Had a First Draft, Wei Dai’s B-Money Was …

All Cypherpunks value privacy; it’s basically the founding principle of the collective of cryptographers, academics, developers and activists grouped around the 1990s mailing list by the same name. But few put it in practice like Wei Dai does. Once described as an “intensely private computer engineer” by the New York Times, not many personal details are known about the man ...

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India’s RBI Eyeing Own Crypto Is Sign of Potential Ban Reversal, Says Ripple Chief

Ripple (XRP) is expecting a positive regulatory framework to be forthcoming from India’s Reserve Bank (RBI), according to a Times of India report published Friday, June 15. Dilip Rao, Ripple’s global head of infrastructure innovation, is quoted by the Times as saying that despite RBI’s imposition of controversial restrictions on all domestic banks dealing with crypto, the bank’s recent inquiry ...

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GigTricks’ GBTC Token Sale Is Launched with a Bang!

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More Coins to Come Soon – Crypto Currency News

Paxos adds Litecoin (LTC) – Litecoin is among the coins being added to the Paxos Trust Company, one of the only companies authorised by the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) to trade these coins. In addition to Litecoin, Paxos has the all clear from the NYDFS to trade in Ethereum (ETH), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and Stellar (XLM), reports ...

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Port of Rotterdam Partners With Blockchain Startup to Innovate Cargo Tracking

The Port of Rotterdam Authority has signed a cooperation agreement with Dutch blockchain startup CargoLedger to use the technology for cargo tracking, Transport Online reported yesterday, June 14th. As part of its PortXL annual accelerator, the port authority has partnered with CargoLedger to implement a blockchain solution for tracking shiploads. The technology will be applied in order to improve quality ...

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