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In-Browser Cryptocurrency Mining Can Have Positive Implications – The Merkle

Cryptojacking is a very popular and worrisome trend. For all of the negative attention in-browser cryptocurrency mining gets, there are still plenty of legitimate use cases for it as well. It is important not to lose sight of how in-browser crypto mining can revolutionize the advertising industry as a whole. In-browser Crypto Mining can be Successful Over the past few months, ...

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Tax Implications from Cryptocurrency Hard Forks

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. In August of last year, Bitcoin Cash forked from the Bitcoin blockchain. This process basically splits Bitcoin into two separate coins: Bitcoin (“BTC”) and Bitcoin Cash (“BCH”). When this occurred, everyone who held Bitcoin in a compatible wallet or exchange became entitled to claim an equivalent ...

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Winklevoss Twins Hint at Gemini Support for Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash; Big Implications for CBOE Futures?

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. In my previous article “CBOE Completes Upgrade, Other Crypto Futures Coming?“, I speculated that now that the CBOE had finished it’s latency reduction upgrades it would begin to introduce more currencies. This prediction seems to have at least partially shown some validity with statements coming out of ...

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Lightning network and the implications for Litecoin : litecoin

Just wanted to discuss the possible implications of the lighting network on Litecoin once it is mainstream. It is said that it will bring down transaction costs for bitcoin and relieve the congestion on the network. Charlie says in his vision ( https://segwit.org/my-vision-for-segwit-and-lightning-networks-on-litecoin-and-bitcoin-cf95a7ab656b ) ” Some people say LN on Bitcoin will kill any reason to use Litecoin. If people ...

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Bitcoin Dethroned? Ecosystem Implications of the Ongoing #Flippening

It’s been a great year for Bitcoin, smashing all-time high records last December and propelling the whole cryptocurrency field ever closer to the trillion dollar mark. It has, however, been a terrible year for Bitcoin’s unified dominance over its field, sinking from a near-universal position of power in the high 80s to a present share of just 34%. Here’s a ...

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