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Blockchain Comes to Movie Industry as White Rabbit Partners with Production Company K5 – The Merkle

White Rabbit, a company developing a blockchain-powered solution to make watching movies and TV series online legal, has announced a strategic partnership with K5 International, a subdivision of K5 Media Group, a renowned media production company that has produced Oscar-nominated films, Variety and The Hollywood Reporter report. Disclosure: This is a Sponsored Article The deal conditions suggests that K5 will ...

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Dash Gaining Traction in Cannabis Industry? Proposal Seeks Funding for Genome Research

Following his successful proposal last December, Kevin McKernan of Medicinal Genomics is once again asking the Dash network for funding, this time to improve the sequencing of the cannabis genome. In his first proposal, McKernan asked the network to fund a partnership-level sponsorship of the upcoming CannMed 2018 conference. He also received funding to move his cannabis genomics work from ...

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Industry Groups Join Forces to Speak Out Against Over-Regulation by SEC

Seeking exemptions from federal oversight that they believe will slow growth of the cryptocurrency space, industry groups are forming in attempts to lobby agencies like the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for limited interference. The groups are worried that policies in Washington could slow the innovation of blockchain-based technologies that underpin cryptocurrencies, as well as the coins themselves, according to ...

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Consolidation in Cryptocurrency Mining Industry to Pressure the Price of Bitcoin

Bitcoin mining is increasingly becoming an activity for big business as the complex calculations needed to generate the virtual currency require industrial-scale capabilities. As the mining industry matures, the expected consolidation is likely to oust ‘regular folks’ that use their personal computers. Large Cryptocurrency Miners Are Taking Over the Game Bill Tai, the chairman of Hut 8 Mining Corp., the ...

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Banks and the Crypto Industry: Asia

Bitcoin captured global curiosity when its’ value skyrocketed in 2017. Yet, financial institutions have been slow to add operational value to the crypto market.   The common denominator among places where governments and banks have restrained digital markets is the lack of transparency and control they have in exchanges. Many research initiatives launched by global fintech leaders remain in developmental stages, ...

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THE CRYPTOCURRENCY FOR THE GLOBAL DENTAL INDUSTRY – NOW EASILY AVAILABLE – The Merkle

Dentacoin (DCN), the cryptocurrency for the global dental industry, Is now listed on Changelly. You can buy DCN with a credit/debit card and easily exchange it to over 100 other altcoins directly on our website! Disclosure: This is a Sponsored Article About Changelly Changelly is a popular cryptocurrency exchange providing instant and seamless exchange of over 100 altcoins at the best market ...

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How Blockchain Is Disrupting The Health Industry

The health industry’s potential for Blockchain has been outlined numerous times, and new startups continue to emerge in 2018. On Monday, April 9 it was announced that a German consulting firm developed a Blockchain-based solution for the management of sensitive medical data, while a week prior to that an important industry player in the US stepped up with a foray ...

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Verge (XVG) Penetrates the Adult Entertainment Industry With Pornhub Partnership

Privacy-based cryptocurrency Verge (XVG) has announced today that they’ve partnered with Pornhub. The move means that users can now pay for premium subscriptions using an anonymous cryptocurrency. Verge’s Price Takes a Pounding Following Pornhub Announcement The partnership has been teased for weeks now. Earlier in March, Verge were slated for their appeals to users to contribute $3 million to reveal ...

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Swiss Banking Industry To Be Hurt The Most By Blockchain, Says New Moody’s Report

Credit rating giant Moody’s Investor Service said in a recent report that Blockchain technology for cross-border transactions could potentially hurt banks in Switzerland more than in any other country, CNBC reported yesterday, April 16. As half of the Swiss banking sector revenue is from fees and commissions, Switzerland is more at risk of losing money as Blockchain tech makes cross-border ...

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Hanoi’s Dpt. Of Industry And Trade Bans Crypto Use In E-Commerce

The Hanoi Department of Industry and Trade has banned organizations and individuals involved in e-commerce businesses in the city from using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies to settle transactions online, in a document issued to relevant parties on April 13. The document cites government decrees on non-cash payment instruments, emphasizing that “the issuance, supply, use of Bitcoin and similar virtual currencies ...

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