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‘Full Steam Ahead’ for Segwit2x, Developer Jeff Garzik Says

Segwit2x is going ahead as planned, according to its lead developer. Revealed yesterday in an email posted to the project’s mailing list, Bloq co-founder and CEO Jeff Garzik said that he expects the planned hard fork, aimed compelling the network to embrace a 2 megabyte (MB) transaction block size, will take place sometime in the middle […]

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New SBI Holdings Report is Very Positive for Ripple and XRP

Things are constantly evolving in the world of Ripple and XRP. Especially their Asian partners are quite pleased with some of the more recent developments. In SBI Holdings’ financial report, the bank notes how XRP usage reduces costs by 60%. This applies to international remittance conducted by SBI Holdings and others banks alike. An interesting […]

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Ripple Price Technical Analysis – XRP/USD Consolidating above $0.1950

Key Highlights Ripple price is holding an important support at $0.1950 against the US Dollar. There is a bearish trend line forming with resistance at $0.2050 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The price might break the $0.2050 resistance to trade towards the $0.2150 level in the near term. […]

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Bad Rabbit Ransomware Spreads: “This Is A Targeted Attack.. On Critical Infrastructure”

Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, The Bad Rabbit ransomware is spreading across Europe not long after the WannaCry and NotPetya outbreaks. But Bad Rabbit is a “targeted attack” with widespread implications. A new cyber attack is affecting numerous computer systems around Europe. The new strain of ransomware known as “Bad Rabbit” is believed to be behind all […]

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Singapore Central Bank Chief: No Regulation for Cryptocurrencies

The chief of Singapore’s central bank has indicated it will not regulate cryptocurrencies, but plans to stay watchful on the risks posed by the technology. In an interview with Bloomberg, Ravi Menon, managing director of Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) said he currently sees “no basis for wanting to regulate cryptocurrencies,” adding: “It is a known […]

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The Genesis System Wants to Record Cleaned Fracking Water on the Blockchain

There are more than 900,000 active gas and oil wells in the United States, according to Drillinginfo. Unfortunately, recycling and cleaning the contaminated water has not been an option, with companies typically transporting the produced and flowback water in barrels to underground disposal well facilities. That is until now. U.S.-based Genesis Research & Technology Group […]

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Can Blockchain Prevent Government Overreach by Decentralizing Institutions?

Government overreach is cited often using examples of pointless and harmful laws and their heinous results. Take, for instance, a case in 2012 that saw one Oregon man jailed for collecting rainwater from the ponds on his property. Oregon local law states that all water is a public resource, even reservoirs that reside on private […]

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Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis – BCH/USD Short-term Bullish

Key Points Bitcoin cash price is slowly moving higher and recently cleared the $325 resistance against the US Dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted short-term bearish trend line with resistance at $325 was broken on the hourly chart of BCH/USD (data feed from Kraken). The price might continue to move higher towards the $340 and $350 resistance levels […]

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