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The Allure of Blockchain Betting, and Why It’s Only Getting Bigger

Betting has existed for centuries, with the allure of making money combined with the thrill of testing one’s ability to predict the outcome of an event being among the biggest attractions. Some of the earliest casinos appeared in Italy in the 17th century, and since then, betting has taken advantage of new technology to lure in customers. With blockchain technology ...

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Trillion-Dollar Shipping Industry Betting Big On BlockchainTrillion-Dollar Shipping Industry Betting Big On Blockchain

Depositphotos/Tzido FN Media Group Presents Cryptocurrencynews.com Market Commentary In the United States shipping and logistics accounts for nearly $1.5 trillion each year. With networks of producers, shippers, and consumers coordinating to access products, inefficiencies are an inevitable industry reality. In an effort to address these problems, companies around the world are working to revolutionize shipping and logistics through the instant ...

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Blockchain-Based Betting Platform Augur Now Features ‘Assassination Markets’

So-called “assassination markets” have now popped up on blockchain event betting platform Augur, Mashable media outlet reported July 24. Users are now betting on when certain public figures will die. Created by the non-profit Forecast Foundation, Augur launched its Ethereum (ETH) mainnet-powered predictions platform on July 9, according to Fortune. On the platform, users can make a prediction about the ...

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First Decentralized Pool Betting on Blockchain Done by BitGoals in World Cup

On July 16, upon the finalization of the 2018 FIFA World Cup which declared France as the champion, blockchain-based sports protocol BitGoals completed its token sale, with a unique community activity. First Peer-to-Peer Pool Bet Throughout the World Cup, the developers of BitGoals have consistently led various initiatives to demonstrate the use case and potential of the SPT Token, the ...

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First Decentralized Pool Betting on Blockchain Done by BitGoals in World Cup

On July 16, upon the finalization of the 2018 FIFA World Cup which declared France as the champion, blockchain-based sports protocol BitGoals completed its token sale, with a unique community activity. First Peer-to-Peer Pool Bet Throughout the World Cup, the developers of BitGoals have consistently led various initiatives to demonstrate the use case and potential of the SPT Token, the ...

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Betting On The Blockchain – Creating The Global Standard For The Future Of Betting

BX, a blockchain-based betting and prediction market ecosystem, officially announced today an Initial Token Sale (ITO), to raise funds for its betting and market prediction ecosystem, designed to change the way the world bets.  With the vision to create a new betting experience, BX allows any user to take over the role of the bookmaker, create their own markets, place ...

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Chinese Police Seize $1.5 Million in World Cup Crypto Betting Booty

More than $1.5 million worth of cryptocurrency was seized as part of an anti-gambling operation run by Chinese police during the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Chinese Police Seize $1.5 Million The Chinese state-run news source Xinhua reported two days ago that local authorities first came across the so far unnamed online gambling platform in May. The betting site advertised that it would “accept international ...

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Betting on the World Cup Final…with Ethereum

Tomorrow morning at 10 am EST the eyes of the world will turn to Russia as France and Croatia duke it out in the final game of the World Cup. The last World Cup in 2014 was watched by almost 3.2 billion people and the world’s population has grown by almost half a billion since then. That makes tomorrow’s event the most ...

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Cloudbet Raises Betting Limits to 100BTC for World Cup Final

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. Very few bettors would have predicted a World Cup Final between France and Croatia. Even fewer would expected that the highest betting limits for the showcase in Moscow on Sunday would be available ...

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