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Sparkdex, Hong Kong’s First Decentralised Cryptocurrency Exchange, Opens to Customers

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. Sparkdex, the first decentralized cryptocurrency exchange to start up in Hong Kong, will launch on the August 30th, 2018. Designed for cryptocurrency traders, the exchange will offer a highly secure environment, whilst addressing ...

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Important Rules For Protecting and Storing Your Crypto Holdings

In today’s digital world, we are sitting on zettabytes of digital data generated from various online, as well as offline activities. These data volumes will only grow exponentially, as the trend shows, doubling every two years through 2020 and beyond. Much of this data is private and sensitive; therefore, it requires protection, which in our digital age implies encryption. The ...

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Japanese Social Media Company LINE Launches Cryptocurrency

Japanese social media company LINE is doubling down on its bet that cryptocurrency has a bright future. The publicly-traded LINE announced on Friday that it has launched its own cryptocurrency, named “LINK,” complete with an independent blockchain designed to serve as a platform for decentralized applications (dApps). A LINE representative told CCN that the blockchain is based on a Delegated ...

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Top 6 Blockchain Events in September 2018

In the world of blockchain and cryptocurrency, events and conferences play an increasingly important role. During the month of September, there will be some appealing events to attend, assuming one can afford to do so. The following events are ordered by date. #6 BlockchainConf Residents of the United States may want to mark September 5-7 in their agendas. The BlockchainConf ...

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Short-Term Traders Responsible for Ranging Bitcoin Price, Says Analyst

As the price of Bitcoin remains stuck between $5,500 and $8,500 for three months now, the Bitcoin trading community wonders when the spell will break and in which direction. Kevin Lu, the director of quantitative research at Element Digital Asset Management, a full-service advisor for the digital asset economy, said the Bitcoin market is in a reflexive state and its range trading is ...

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Argyle Coin Gets a Guarantee Bond, Introducing a New Class of ICO to Support Investors

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Colombian President Promises to Cut Rent Taxes for Crypto Firms

Colombian President Ivan Duque has recently promised to cut taxes for cryptocurrency and blockchain startups, local newspaper El Tiempo reported Wednesday, August 29.   Duque delivered an opening message during ANDICOM, an international congress on information and communications technology (ICT) held annually in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia. A recording of his speech is now available on YouTube. President confessed that he ...

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Atomic Wallet Integrates Dash – Dash Force News

Atomic Wallet has recently integrated Dash into their “multi-asset wallet with cross-chain Atomic Swap exchange and decentralized orderbook”. Dash Force News caught up with Atomic Wallet’s CEO Konstantin Gladych, aka the founder of Changelly, about Atomic Wallet’s goals and progress. “We have two main goals. First of all, Atomic[‘s] team is [tasked with] development of secure, convenient, user friendly multi-assets ...

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Top 6 Companies Exploring Blockchain in the Healthcare Industry

Finding new use cases for the blockchain industry is not necessarily the biggest challenge. Ensuring those use cases can be commercialized is something else entirely. In the medical sector, a fair few companies are looking to introduce blockchain technology. The following companies are listed alphabetically, and have enjoyed various degrees of success in bridging the gap between the two ecosystems. ...

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Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTC/USD Reverses from $7,000

Bitcoin on Friday recovered more than 3 percent from its intraday low near $6,800. The BTC/USD began the day continuing to its steady upside recovery and reached as above as 7020-fiat during the early Asian trading session. The bounce back could have been more effective had it managed to break above 7000-fiat for a more extended period. But as the ...

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