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Crypto is Entering the Tech Mainstream

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Balaji Srinivasan, a prominent venture capital investor and the chief technical officer at Coinbase, said that crypto is entering the tech mainstream. “Sundar Pichai & Sergey Brin’s sons are both mining crypto; Facebook is doing blockchain; Square open sourced some nice cold storage code; Microsoft, Amazon, Google Cloud all have blockchain efforts; crypto is entering the tech ...

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Mainstream? Gwyneth Paltrow Promotes Bitcoin Investing Guide on Twitter

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Celebrities and cryptocurrency have a long and complex history together. Seemingly everyone from boxers to rappers has publicly supported or even endorsed various types of cryptos, from ICOs to bitcoin proper. DJ Khaled and Floyd Mayweather have even been sued over their alleged misrepresentations regarding an ICO they promoted called Centra Tech whose operators were later charged with ...

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Venezuela Dash Adoption Gains Mainstream Attention, Social Media Campaign Gains Steam

A MarketWatch article has drawn attention to the significant adoption that cryptocurrencies are seeing in developing nations, but particularly highlighted Dash adoption in Venezuela. The article started off by following Eugenia Alcalá, organizer of Dash Venezuela, in the grocery store and detailed her experience of wanting to purchase some basic items for 200 million Bolivars, but the point of sales ...

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Crypto Week In Review: $30B Ameritrade Brings Crypto to Mainstream, Coinbase Worth $8B

While the markets may indicate otherwise, the past seven days saw a slew of positive fundamental news bombard the cryptosphere, which has led some to pronounce that this week has been “the best week for crypto all year.” TD Ameritrade To Introduce Crypto To 11 Million Investors Earlier this week, on Wednesday, TD Ameritrade, an American brokerage firm with over ...

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Deloitte Outlines Five Major Obstacles to Blockchain’s Mainstream Adoption

“Big Four” audit and consulting firm Deloitte has outlined five basic areas of development for blockchain technology in order achieve widespread adoption, according to a study published September 28. According to Deloitte, in order to be adopted by enterprises on a mass scale, blockchain technology should overcome five major obstacles – the possibility of time-consuming operations, lack of standardization, high ...

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Ripple Eyes Mainstream Expansion as Swell Event Goes Live Today

Some of the world’s leading experts on finance, technology, and even politics, are flying to San Francisco today to attend a two-day blockchain event hosted by Ripple. A Swell Lineup Expected Swell, organized by Ripple Labs, will see attendance on stage from former US president Bill Clinton and veterans from payment and technology sector, including Banco Santander, IMF, Alitheia Capital, InstaReM, Siam Commercial Bank, ...

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DogePal Takes Dogecoin Mainstream and Introduces Anonymous Tipping

New services come to market in the cryptocurrency world on a regular basis. Even though Dogecoin is often overlooked in terms of long-term potential, the new Dogepal service seems to introduce some interesting changes. The DogePal Concept At first, people may assume DogePal is a direct competitor to PayPal. While that is somewhat true, the core business is different. It ...

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Mainstream Scene: Bitcoin Added to Scrabble Acceptable Word List

Investing in cryptocurrencies can be daunting. Extensive research is necessary to ensure the right assets are selected, and complex security steps need to be taken to protect cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. It’s not all fun and games… or is it? New Scrabble Words: Bitcoin Becomes Part of Family Fun According to the New York Times, dictionary standard setter Merriam-Webster has added ...

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Nasdaq Crypto Price Tool Launch Shows Mainstream Interest is Increasing

Reports suggest that one of the planet’s largest stock exchanges is experimenting with adding information about digital assets to its Analytics Hub. The tools that the Nasdaq are hoping to incorporate will take data from a variety of sources and will be used by investors to make trading decisions. Mainstream Interest in Cryptocurrency Continues to Intensify According to reports picked ...

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