Archive for August 14th, 2019

Enterprise-Level Blockchain Firm R3 Expanding in London & Dublin, despite Brexit

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Enterprise-Level Blockchain Firm R3 Expanding in London & Dublin, despite Brexit

After the additional investment in the established London office earlier this month, enterprise-level blockchain firm R3 further increases its position in the EU with a new office in Dublin. In case you’re a CoinCodex user, don’t try to search R3 in the public token list, as the company has a more complex, private and enterprise-oriented […]

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Global Hedge Funds Pay Attention to Bitcoin

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Global Hedge Funds Pay Attention to Bitcoin

The uncertainty around the fact the ‘Chinese are buying Bitcoin’ continues to baffle the crypto community. As their Sovereign currency was taking a hit in the wake of the US-China trade war and imminent economic crisis, it was only logical that Bitcoin [BTC] demand might increase.  While the findings by crypto-analysts suggested differently, a report […]

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Argentina Is Showing Great Appreciation (and Need) for BTC • Live Bitcoin News

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Argentina Is Showing Great Appreciation (and Need) for BTC • Live Bitcoin News

Bitcoin may be down for the count today, but it’s still garnering plenty of attention and respect. Regions such as Argentina and Hong Kong, for example, are willing to pay premiums on the top cryptocurrency despite its latest drops, suggesting just how strong and popular it is in developing nations.  Argentina Is Becoming a Major […]

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Beaxy’s encounter with Partial Payments via XRP echoes JustCoin’s experience

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Beaxy’s encounter with Partial Payments via XRP echoes JustCoin’s experience

Beaxy, a cryptocurrency exchange entered the competitive crypto market only in May 2019 and has been introduced to Partial Payment option on August 13, however through an XRP exploit. The Partial Payment being exploited has been recognized by the XRP ecosystem since 2014 when it claimed its first victim JustCoin. The JustCoin saga: JustCoin, a […]

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Social Network Memo Adds Decentralized SLP Token Exchange

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Social Network Memo Adds Decentralized SLP Token Exchange

The Simple Ledger Protocol (SLP), a token creation system built on top of the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network continues to mature as developers have released a number of third-party applications that support SLP tokens. Now the onchain, BCH-based social network Memo.cash has implemented an SLP token exchange allowing people to list SLP tokens and sell […]

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Austrians Reject Bitcoin, Reveals New Public Survey

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Austrians Reject Bitcoin, Reveals New Public Survey

A majority of Austrians are skeptic about decentralized cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, according to a new ING International survey. Only 13 percent of the participants from Austria expressed optimism towards cryptocurrencies, making the country of one of the world’s most prominent anti-bitcoin regions in terms of public sentiment. On the other hand, ING found that people […]

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Breaking: Santander UK Bank Reportedly Halts Coinbase Payments

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Breaking: Santander UK Bank Reportedly Halts Coinbase Payments

UK-Based Bank Santander has reportedly halted payments to popular US cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase. Apparently, the decision has been made in regard to the increase of fraud related to the exchange.  UK Bank Santander Halts Coinbase Payments According to a Reddit user, the UK-based Bank Santander has halted payments to Coinbase – one of the most […]

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Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Eyes 0.02BTC, Is This A Shift In Trend?

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Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Eyes 0.02BTC, Is This A Shift In Trend?

Bitcoin has declined substantially over the past 24 hours, causing a lot of altcoins to drop in value against the USD. Against BTC, however, the situation is rather different. At the time of this writing, ETH is up around 4% against BTC and it’s trading closer to the 0.02BTC mark.   If Ethereum can continue to rise […]

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Austrians Are Most Skeptical of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency

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Austrians Are Most Skeptical of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency

An online survey by banking giant ING finds that Austrians are the most skeptical of Bitcoin (BTC) and cryptocurrencies in general. The poll, including respondents from 15 countries, shows that Bitcoin-positivity is also weakening in other countries, according to Der Standard, Aug. 14. The worst and getting worse Austrians are generally conservative on investments, but […]

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Anti-Corruption Group Proves Crypto’s True Power: You Can’t Confiscate Math

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Anti-Corruption Group Proves Crypto’s True Power: You Can’t Confiscate Math

Last week in Russia, state agents tore apart the offices of FBK, a privately funded anti-corruption foundation, freezing group assets and more than 100 bank accounts. Officials are using suspicion of money laundering as justification for targeting the largely bitcoin-funded group, possibly in a bid to quell their hand in upsetting Moscow politics. This case […]

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