Archive for November 14th, 2019

Meltem Demirors Is Wrong – Blockchain Is Not Dead And Here’s Why (Op-Ed)

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Meltem Demirors Is Wrong – Blockchain Is Not Dead And Here’s Why (Op-Ed)

Blockchain took it on the chin this week as several big names in the industry speculated that the technology that underpins Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies has been over-hyped. Meltem Demirors, CIO of CoinShares Group, even went so far as to declare blockchain “dead.” Don’t Start Eulogizing Blockchain Quite Yet Demirors, along with more than a […]

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Instant Crypto Exchange Changelly Secures Access to SLP Tokens

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Instant Crypto Exchange Changelly Secures Access to SLP Tokens

Instant cryptocurrency exchange Changelly will start to use digital asset rates from Bitcoin.com’s trading platform. This will ensure better prices for Changelly users and help increase the reach of all SLP tokens that are exclusively listed on Bitcoin.com Exchange. Also Read: Universal Protocol Alliance to List Mega-Utility Token on Bitcoin.com Exchange Changelly to Use Rates […]

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OneCoin $4 Billion Ponzi Scheme: Founder’s Brother Eyes 90 Years in Jail

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OneCoin $4 Billion Ponzi Scheme: Founder’s Brother Eyes 90 Years in Jail

The cryptocurrency ecosystem is no stranger to scams and pyramid schemes. Exciting new technology, coupled with dramatically rising prices a few years ago, helped lure people into get-rich-quick schemes that only served to part them from their hard-earned money. One of the biggest cryptocurrency scams is OneCoin, which managed to take in almost US$4 billion. […]

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Walmart Canada Rolls Out Blockchain-Based Freight and Payment System

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Walmart Canada Rolls Out Blockchain-Based Freight and Payment System

Walmart Canada — the retail giant’s Canadian branch — has rolled out an automated blockchain-based network for freight tracking and payments management, according to a Nov. 14 press release. The new system, which was developed in collaboration with blockchain company DLT Labs,  is designed to improve freight and payment processing, enabling users to automatically trace […]

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Pornhub Suggests Crypto Payments After Paypal Censors Model Payouts

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Pornhub Suggests Crypto Payments After Paypal Censors Model Payouts

On November 14, the leading adult video sharing site on the internet, Pornhub, revealed that payment processor Paypal has blocked the company’s live performer payouts. In a blog post written on Thursday, Pornhub recommended alternative payments like writing a check or using the digital currency verge. Also read: Walk Like Nakamoto: 7 Anonymous Personalities in […]

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Unknown Fund to Invest and Donate $75 Million in BTC for the Development of Ideas of Anonymity

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Unknown Fund to Invest and Donate $75 Million in BTC for the Development of Ideas of Anonymity

The anonymous organization Unknown Fund has announced that it intends to invest and donate $75 million USD in Bitcoin (BTC) to startups which directly or indirectly support the idea of anonymity. Preference will be given to the following niches: protection of personal data, tools for anonymity, cryptocurrency and blockchain. The organizers of the fund are […]

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New GMiner 1.74 With Performance Improvements for Cuckatoo31

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New GMiner 1.74 With Performance Improvements for Cuckatoo31

The latest GMiner 1.74 miner has introduced significant performance improvements for Cuckatoo31 algorithm used by GRIN according to the mining software’s developer. We are seeing some improvement on GTX 1080 Ti and with Cuckatoo31 for GRIN and on NiceHash currently performing well compared to everything else in terms of profitability for GPU mining it might […]

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Ohio Crypto Program Hits a Snag, Attorney General Finds It Illegal

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Ohio Crypto Program Hits a Snag, Attorney General Finds It Illegal

The Attorney General of the U.S. state of Ohio has assessed the state’s crypto program and concluded that it is a legal violation of state law. The state’s former treasurer skirted the law to launch a website that allowed 23 types of tax payments in cryptocurrency ahead of other states. Also read: US State of […]

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SFUNDING: Utility blockchain platform for DApps and decentralized entertainment services

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SFUNDING: Utility blockchain platform for DApps and decentralized entertainment services

[PRESS RELEASE – Please read disclaimer] SFUNDING is a Utility Blockchain platform that offers a favorable environment for DApps and decentralized entertainment services as well as ensuring transparency, fairness, and optimal user experience. Blockchain-based games developed by SFUNDING provide users with numerous outstanding features. Track and validate ownership of digital assets. Offer a secure payment […]

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Ripple-Invested MoneyGram’s Stock is Down 26%

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Ripple-Invested MoneyGram’s Stock is Down 26%

The shares of Dallas-based, Ripple Inc-backed, MoneyGram, took a nosedive Thursday Nov 14, posting losses worth 26%. MoneyGram is one of the world’s largest money transfer giants. Mid this year, Ripple Inc. announced their strategic deal with MoneyGram that would see the latter incorporate xRapid for efficiency and cost-reduction. Trump To Be Blamed For This? […]

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