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The Marketing Ploys of Clones: Another Project Aims to Create a ‘Perfect Bitcoin’

News This week another bitcoin-based clone is coming called ‘Bitcoin Atom,’ a project that joins the myriad of other BTC copycats that have allegedly copied the protocol since late 2017. According to the team, the BCA network will launch when the bitcoin core network processes block 505,888 or roughly around January 24. Also read: South Korean […]

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Autopsy of the Bitconnect Implosion: Ponzi, Centralization, Governance

Featured Ponzi lending smart bot scam Bitconnect finally did what most sane observers predicted long, long ago. It went splat. And it didn’t collapse due to government pressure, nor flurries of bad press, and certainly not from DDoS hacking attacks. The story is more of a ballad, a great object lesson, and it is the […]

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Jimmy Song Uses Andreas Antonopoulos Model, Open Sources Forthcoming Book

Featured Jimmy Song, well-known bitcoin core developer, has embarked on writing a book for technical publisher O’Reilly. Programming Bitcoin is different with respect to not only the subject matter but also the way it is being constructed. Using the successful model outlined by world renowned educator Andreas Antonopoulos, he will expose each chapter to the […]

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Cryptocurrency Influencers Accused of Aiding Pump and Dumps

Markets and Prices Social media influencers are marketing manna, coveted for their highly engaged audience who hang on their every word. Sites such as Tomoson and Meltwater link brands with influencers who are eager to spread the word – for a fee. In the cryptocurrency space, however, where influential figures can send coins soaring via […]

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PR: 300E Holdings a Long Term Blockchain Investment Fund Announces Spartan Decentralized Exchange

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. In contrast to a number of hedge funds that has […]

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Altcoin.io Exchange First to Launch GUI Atomic Swap Alpha Wallet

Wallets This week the platform Altcoin.io Exchange has announced the alpha release of the first atomic swap wallet with a working GUI available for public testing. The company’s founder, Andrew Gazdecki, believes the technology has the potential to disrupt every centralized exchange currently used by the cryptocurrency community. Also read: Bitcoin Cash Network Completes a Successful […]

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Bitcoin Cash is now Part of the Atomic Swaps Industry

It has been a rather eventful week for Bitcoin Cash in many ways. The altcoin saw a massive pump artificially inflate its price. Behind the scenes, developers completed the first atomic swap involving this currency. An interesting turn of events, as it seems Bitcoin Cash beats Bitcoin to the punch in this regard. It will […]

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Decred Will Receive Lightning Network Upgrade by Late November – The Merkle

Lightning Network technology will introduce a completely new era for cryptocurrency in general. Most people associate this technology with Bitcoin, although Litecoin will have its own version of the Lightning Network as well. As it turns out, Decred’s developers have been working on a similar solution. In fact, any cryptocurrency with SegWit activated on the mainnet […]

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