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Stellar Gears Up to Implement Lightning Network

Last week, on March 15, 2018, Lightning Labs unveiled their beta for the Lightning Network in a flash of media attention and enthusiasm. The Lightning Network has been heralded as a solution to Bitcoin’s scalability issues, and the developments were greeted by the community with tremendous optimism. A little less than a week later, the […]

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Stock market turmoil: FTSE 100 falls 250 points after tumbles in Asia and US – live updates | Business

3.15am EST03:15 Here are the biggest fallers on the FTSE 100 in early trading: Photograph: Thomson Reuters Share 3.07am EST03:07 FTSE 100 TUMBLES BY 255 points Boom! Britain’s blue-chip index of top shares is tumbling at the start of trading, to its lowest level in a year. The FTSE 100 fell by 255 points, or […]

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8 Alternatives to Coinmarketcap – Bitcoin News

Markets and Prices Ask anyone where they go to compare cryptocurrency valuations and straight as a flash they’ll reply “Coinmarketcap” (CMC). It is by far the dominant price checking site in the cryptosphere, with Alexa making it the 44th most popular site in the US. For all its might, over-reliance on a centralized data repository […]

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Bitcoin Dips Below $13K as Market Struggles – The Merkle

The cryptocurrency markets are treading water right now. Bitcoin has continued its downtrend, slipping even closer to the US$10,000 mark. And with a few exceptions, the other markets are following at its heels, as portfolios the world over are turning red. On the Come-Down Plenty of folks, especially here in the States, went to bed with the unpleasant […]

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Biggest Nasdaq winners and losers in 2017: Chip makers, videogame publishers lead tech

It has been a banner year for U.S. stocks, and particularly tech stocks, as investors rushed into growth-oriented names. The Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, -0.32%  has gained 29% so far in 2017, outpacing the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.15% and S&P 500 index SPX, -0.19% up about 26% and 20% respectively. It was a […]

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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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X8Currency – Fail-Safe Cryptocurrency Reduces Risk of Investing in Crypto World – The Merkle

To invest or not to invest in cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs). That is the challenge of many millennials. The spend-it-now generation is having a hard time saving for retirement. Mobile apps and automated robo-investment advisors have made it easier than ever to set up and manage an investment portfolio, but beating inflation is […]

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If Bitcoin and Dash Had a Baby…

Bitcoinist.net · December 28, 2017 · 5:15 pm …it would be Bitcoin Flash. Throughout 2017 we have witnessed a plethora of Bitcoin “hard forks”. Some of them were just a simple cash grab, some of them offered interesting improvements to the Bitcoin technology. But Bitcoin Flash seems to be outpacing them all, finally introducing much […]

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That Crypto Trader You’re Paying for Advice Isn’t as Smart as You Think

Markets and Prices Professional cryptocurrency traders are a clever bunch. They must be, with all their talk of MAs, fibs, and ichis. Mere mortals could never hope to acquire their expert charting knowledge or ability to glean breakouts from glancing at a graph. Thankfully, there’s a way for beginners to trade like a pro without […]

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