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Privacy-Centric Coin XMR Splits Into Four Different Monero Protocols

Technology On April 6 the privacy-centric cryptocurrency monero (XMR) forked the protocol in order to make the digital asset’s mining ecosystem egalitarian. However, the hard fork has led to the birth of four monero-based blockchain branches all claiming to be the “original monero.” Also read: Bitcoin’s Value to Lose $44 Billion by Year’s End, Researchers Argue […]

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Grab Your Joystick! Atari to Create Its Own Cryptocurrency

Jeff Francis · February 17, 2018 · 7:30 am Atari, the iconic video game company, has seen their stock price rise after announcing they would be creating their own cryptocurrency: the Atari Token. For gamers of a certain age, nothing can transport them back to their childhood faster than by just hearing “Atari.” The name […]

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Here’s more on KodakCoin, the planned ICO that sent Kodak’s stock surging

When Eastman Kodak announced it would launch a cryptocurrency token by partnering with a photo agency, the stock price rocketed. Kodak, the imaging company with roots in old-school photography, announced the partnership at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on Jan. 8 and its share price skyrocketed by nearly 250%, from $3.10 the day […]

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Kodak Gets in on the Blockchain and ICO Picture

Kodak, the iconic photography company first established in in the 1880s, has joined the blockchain and ICO age. Today, January 9, 2018, it announced a new blockchain-based platform with WENN Digital to empower and protect image makers, photographers and artists. The new platform, known as KodakOne, will enable users to register their work and license […]

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Henri Cartier-Bresson’s historic photos of India are to be auctioned in New York — Quartz

In 1948, the French photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson came to India. His timing was perfect: the newly-independent country was at a critical moment in its history, and Cartier-Bresson had unparalleled access to many of its key political leaders, including Jawaharlal Nehru and even Mahatma Gandhi himself. But it was the assassination of Gandhi that gave Cartier-Bresson […]

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AMD and Nvidia are prepared for bitcoin $10,000-plus

Bitcoin approached $10,000 on Tuesday, nearing a milestone many would have thought impossible only a few months ago. Though there are competing opinions on the future of bitcoin BTCUSD, +3.17%  and the cryptocurrency market, some calling for an 80% crash and others predicting a $40,000 valuation by the end of 2018, there are secondary markets […]

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Bitcoin’s surge makes it bigger than these iconic companies

One by one, major companies are falling behind bitcoin, as the digital currency’s massive price appreciation this year has made it larger than some of the most famous and long-lasting stocks in the world. At current levels, bitcoin BTCUSD, +1.74%  is up nearly 900% in 2017 alone, hitting dozens of records throughout the year. Recent […]

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