Archive for January 3rd, 2020

Bitcoin is Another Year Older but Its Story is Just Beginning

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Bitcoin is Another Year Older but Its Story is Just Beginning

Today marks the eleventh birthday of the first viable digital asset, Bitcoin. On January 3, 2009, Satoshi Nakamoto anonymously mined the first block of the Bitcoin blockchain and with it, changed history. Although Bitcoin has had an incredible first eleven years, its story is just beginning. The kind of disruption the cryptocurrency is capable of […]

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StrainSecure Seed-to-Sale Blockchain Cannabis Tracker Is a Gamechanger

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StrainSecure Seed-to-Sale Blockchain Cannabis Tracker Is a Gamechanger

Medical cannabis companies are rushing to sign up for the world’s first blockchain-secured platform for tracking product from seed-to-sale, according to a report from ProActiveInvestors on Jan. 3. The StrainSecure platform, developed by TruTrace, provides testing, DNA-based validation and product guarantees for patients and customers. Seed-to-sale tracking The immutable, cryptographically-secure platform enables cannabis producers to […]

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Unhappy New Year? Bitcoin Falls Into $6,000 Range

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Unhappy New Year? Bitcoin Falls Into $6,000 Range

We’re just a few days into the new year, and bitcoin is continuing to show signs of depreciation. Bitcoin Continues to Head South The currency remains a popular investment, but bitcoin’s price has started 2020 out with a few significant nosedives. The currency has fallen (once again) below the $7,000 line, and many are wondering […]

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Proof of Keys Day Returns on Bitcoin’s 11th Birthday

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Proof of Keys Day Returns on Bitcoin’s 11th Birthday

Last year’s inaugural Proof of Keys day didn’t see massive amounts of bitcoin withdrawn judging by onchain data – but it did serve to educate a community. Trace Mayer’s call to arms also put exchanges on notice, with some disabling withdrawals, citing unscheduled maintenance. Here’s what the crypto community has to say about today’s event, […]

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Tron Foundation Set To Disburse 50 Million TRX To Super Representatives

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Tron Foundation Set To Disburse 50 Million TRX To Super Representatives

Tron Foundation is set to disburse over 50 million TRX tokens (~$650,000 USD) to Super representatives starting 7th January 2020 at 0000 hrs. (SGT). According to the official report from Tron’s founder, Justin Sun, the giveaway is set on certain rules with exchanges, staking services and SRs who are genesis representatives all excluded from the […]

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Bitcoin Opens 2020 Volatile As Usual: Weekly Crypto Market Update

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Bitcoin Opens 2020 Volatile As Usual: Weekly Crypto Market Update

It’s safe to say that the beginning of 2020 is everything one might have expected it to be on the cryptocurrency market: volatile. Just a few days after the New Year’s bell rang, Bitcoin went on a rollercoaster, dropping down to a low of $6,850, only to recover hours later, gaining upwards of $500 in […]

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A Deep Dive Into Satoshi’s 11-Year Old Bitcoin Genesis Block

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A Deep Dive Into Satoshi’s 11-Year Old Bitcoin Genesis Block

11 years ago today, Satoshi Nakamoto launched the Bitcoin network at approximately 18:15:05 UTC and the world hasn’t been the same since. The Bitcoin blockchain came to life on January 3, 2009, and so far, more than 600,000 blocks have been mined into existence. Nakamoto’s genesis block is special and the hardcoded block has a […]

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Crypto Price Analysis & Overview January 3rd: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Binance Coin, and Monero.

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Crypto Price Analysis & Overview January 3rd: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Binance Coin, and Monero.

Bitcoin Bitcoin’s price went on a rollercoaster over the past week but still remains trapped beneath the December resistance at $7,686. The cryptocurrency fell below $7,000 to find support at $6,885. However, after reaching this level, Bitcoin bounced higher as it now trades around $7,319. If the bulls continue to drive Bitcoin higher and push […]

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Germany’s Central Bank Chief Wants To Tune Down on Libra and Digital Euro

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Germany’s Central Bank Chief Wants To Tune Down on Libra and Digital Euro

The slightly negative attention from institutions towards Facebook’s Libra continues with the German Central Bank’s President Jens Weidmann, saying that they have to slow it down with further regulations. He also notes that banks must improve their payment systems and the E.U. should be more considerate regarding launching e-euro. Weidmann On Digital Euro Ever since […]

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US Citizen Indicted for Narcotics Distribution in Exchange for Bitcoin

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US Citizen Indicted for Narcotics Distribution in Exchange for Bitcoin

A United States citizen has been charged with heroin and methamphetamine distribution in exchange for Bitcoin (BTC). According to a Jan. 3 press release published by the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York, Joanna De Alba allegedly promoted and sold illegal narcotics on a dark web marketplace dubbed the “Wall Street […]

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