Archive for February 5th, 2020

Crypto’s Dotcom Era Begins as Handshake Launches Decentralized Domains

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Crypto’s Dotcom Era Begins as Handshake Launches Decentralized Domains

Handshake, one of the more original crypto projects to have spawned during the ICO era, has completed its long-awaited launch. The decentralized domains registrar, founded by MIT engineers, has spent the last year in stealth mode but is now opening up to the general public. The Handshake protocol, coupled with the Namebase registrar, enables users […]

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Bitcoin could improve ‘risk and reward profile’ in portfolio allocation

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Bitcoin could improve ‘risk and reward profile’ in portfolio allocation

Over the years, the increasing recognition of Bitcoin in the institutional investment sector has been reflected in the growth of its market. The world’s largest digital asset is slowly strengthening its position in the financial markets and a major asset management company recently released a report reaffirming the asset’s value. VanEck, a company that has […]

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Digital Asset: Samsung, Salesforce, and Microsoft back the creator of DAML smart-contract language

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Digital Asset: Samsung, Salesforce, and Microsoft back the creator of DAML smart-contract language

NEW YORK – On February 4, Digital Asset, a startup responsible for the DAML smart-contract language, published a press release announcing that Salesforce Ventures and Samsung Venture Investment Corp could be found among the participants in the company’s Series C fundraising, while it managed to raise an astonishing $35mn last December during its initial round. […]

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Bitcoin Price Skyrockets 7% To New 2020 High: $10,000 Coming Soon

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Bitcoin Price Skyrockets 7% To New 2020 High: $10,000 Coming Soon

Bitcoin has marked yet another particularly turbulent day of trading, charting increases of up to 7% in the past 24 hours. This caused the cryptocurrency to spike to a new high for 2020, lining up the question if $10,000 is the next target. Bitcoin Price Skyrockets 7% On The Day If one thing is certain […]

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Hong Kong Crypto Exchange Bitspark Shuts Down Amid Coronavirus Outbreak and Protests

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Hong Kong Crypto Exchange Bitspark Shuts Down Amid Coronavirus Outbreak and Protests

Crypto exchange service provider Bitspark is shutting down next month despite reporting exponential growth following the launch of its cash point product. The CEO of the company explained that its internal restructuring has not worked out but insisted that the ongoing protests in Hong Kong and coronavirus outbreak have not affected his platform much. Also […]

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App Used in Iowa Caucus Isn’t Mobile Voting, Blockchain Voting App Says

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App Used in Iowa Caucus Isn’t Mobile Voting, Blockchain Voting App Says

The application that was recently used in the Iowa Democratic caucus was “not mobile voting,” according to major blockchain voting firm Voatz. The mobile software designed to calculate votes in the Iowa Democratic caucus on Feb. 3 has become the center of discussion after an alleged error in the smartphone app resulted in the Democrats […]

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Market Update: Bitcoin Cash Shines as Crypto Markets Show Bullish Signals

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Market Update: Bitcoin Cash Shines as Crypto Markets Show Bullish Signals

Digital currency markets are in the green again today after seeing some moderate losses the day prior. The leading cryptocurrency in the top 10 is the fourth-largest blockchain by market cap, bitcoin cash, which is up 14% today. A variety of other digital asset markets are doing well as the overall market valuation of all […]

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Can XRP/USD Contract Trading BitMEX Catapult It to $0.3?

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Can XRP/USD Contract Trading BitMEX Catapult It to $0.3?

Ripple (XRP) leads altcoins in recovery against Bitcoin. Ripple’s recovery above the 200-day SMA set the dice rolling in the right direction. Ripple has been the focal point in the cryptocurrency market for more than 24 hours. The third-largest digital asset is known for its past tendencies of championing for recovery independently. Although the market […]

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Cardano (ADA) Price Analysis: Rally Could Gather Momentum Above $0.060

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Cardano (ADA) Price Analysis: Rally Could Gather Momentum Above $0.060

ADA price is trading in a positive zone above the $0.0550 resistance area against the US Dollar. The price is likely to surpass the $0.0600 resistance area in the near term. There are two key bullish trend lines forming with support near $0.0550 and $0.0535 on the 4-hours chart (data feed via Kraken). The price […]

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UK Crypto Startups to Pay Discounted £2,000 Fee for Registration, FCA Revises Application Charges

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UK Crypto Startups to Pay Discounted £2,000 Fee for Registration, FCA Revises Application Charges

Young and small cryptocurrency businesses will pay lower registration fees than big companies, the United Kingdom’s financial watchdog has decided after consultations with members of the industry. The revised fee scheme takes into account the firms’ income to determine the amount they’ll be charged to cover supervision costs. Also read: Singapore Introduces Licensing for Crypto […]

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