Archive for December 14th, 2017

Christmas Gift Ideas for Bitcoin and Crypto Lovers

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Christmas Gift Ideas for Bitcoin and Crypto Lovers

In the past, bitcoin has always reached high prices around the holiday season. This has led to an increase in purchasing power, allowing users to purchase gifts with less bitcoin of the cryptocurrency. Below are a couple of ideas with what to spend some of the gains many users are enjoying from cryptocurrencies very bullish […]

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Fed’s Yellen Thinks Bitcoin is Overstretched; Indicates no ‘FedCoin’ Anytime Soon

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Fed’s Yellen Thinks Bitcoin is Overstretched; Indicates no ‘FedCoin’ Anytime Soon

The US central bank, the Federal Reserve, raised the base interest rates from 1.25 to 1.5 percent on December 13, while the chairwoman, Janet Yellen, gave her last conference, referring to bitcoin as a “highly speculative asset.” The financial media has been abuzz with stories about bitcoin’s dramatic climb into the $1000’s and then beyond […]

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Trezor Firmware Update Brings Shorter Addresses and Support for More Tokens

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Trezor Firmware Update Brings Shorter Addresses and Support for More Tokens

Popular cold storage wallet solution, Trezor, announced its latest firmware upgrade. Version 1.6.0 offers support for more tokens. It also implements support for segregated witness addresses, using Bech32 instead of the usual P2SH format, potentially saving block size on the Bitcoin network. As the first hard wallet to use Bech32, the company’s update might help […]

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PR: Coinfi Announces ICO for Crypto Market Intelligence Platform

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PR: Coinfi Announces ICO for Crypto Market Intelligence Platform

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10 Bitcoin Apps That Everyone Should Have

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10 Bitcoin Apps That Everyone Should Have

Owning a smartphone, like owning bitcoin, is obligatory these days. All the cool kids are doing it, along with all the uncool kids who were hodling hard back when bitcoin was ripe for mockery. Not any more. Whether you’re a bitcoin veteran or are new enough to believe HODL means Hold On for Dear Life, […]

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Despite Regulation, Russians Plan to Build Europe’s Largest Mining Farms

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Despite Regulation, Russians Plan to Build Europe’s Largest Mining Farms

Undeterred by upcoming federal restrictions on Bitcoin, regional authorities in Moscow have announced intentions to attract European mining companies and investors. Cheap electricity and developed infrastructure will provide the incentives and more than 150 mining farms in the metro area are taking advantage of them already. A Russian company plans to set up one of […]

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After Segwit2x Failed Jeff Garzik Reveals “United Bitcoin”

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After Segwit2x Failed Jeff Garzik Reveals “United Bitcoin”

A new bitcoin fork called United Bitcoin has been announced by a few prominent cryptocurrency luminaries that aims to improve the mechanics of the original bitcoin software. United Bitcoin was forked on December 12, 2017 at block height 498777 and the creators claim it will feature an 8MB block size, Lightning Network support, Segregated Witness, […]

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BitGo’s Blue Ocean Crusade to Fuel Business and Enterprise

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BitGo’s Blue Ocean Crusade to Fuel Business and Enterprise

In the bestselling book Blue Ocean Strategy: How to Create Uncontested market Space and Make the Competition Irrelevant, authors W. Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne assert that leading companies succeed not by going head to head with competitors, but by systematically creating what they call “blue oceans” of uncontested market space ripe for growth. This […]

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Israeli PM Netanyahu Says Bitcoin Is Rising as Banks Are Destined to Disappear

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Israeli PM Netanyahu Says Bitcoin Is Rising as Banks Are Destined to Disappear

With the meteoric rise in the value of bitcoin this year and the media cacophony around it, its a surprise that not all world leaders have spoken about the subject yet. One political figure that we can now rest assure is keeping an eye on bitcoin is Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Also Read: Israeli Regulator […]

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Federal Reserve Chair: “Fed Doesn’t Really Play Any Regulatory Role” in Bitcoin

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Federal Reserve Chair: “Fed Doesn’t Really Play Any Regulatory Role” in Bitcoin

Following her next-to-last Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting, outgoing Federal Reserve (Fed) Chairwoman Janet Yellen gave a final scheduled press conference 13 December 2017 in Washington, DC. In a growing sign of its influence, once again bitcoin was introduced as a topic for consideration at the highest levels of finance. No fewer than three […]

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