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Bitcoin Core 0.16.0 Rolls Out With Full SegWit Support

Julio Gil-Pulgar · February 26, 2018 · 3:30 pm Bitcoin enthusiasts celebrate the release of Bitcoin Core 0.16.0, on February 26, 2018. This new version includes novel features, several bugfixes, various performance improvements, and updated translations. Most notably, Bitcoin Core 0.16.0 introduces full support for SegWit. Now, Bitcoin’s value, once again, is puncturing the $10,000 […]

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Meet the Rouge Project: a Game-Changer in the Coupon Market

Bitcoinist.net · February 23, 2018 · 1:00 am The coupon market came out in the early twentieth century, mostly in the US and Europe, and since then has grown exponentially. The internet boom allowed companies to provide their clients with all kinds of discounts and rebate on various goods. Today, we’re living in another technology […]

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What you should know about consumer prices and the financial magic of living like a minimalist

Happy Wednesday, MarketWatchers! Here are your top personal finance stories of the day. Personal Finance My father is moving to a retirement community — what do we do with his $1.8 million home? This son and daughter wonder whether they should sell, rent or wait to inherit it. My secret tax weapon costs 99 cents […]

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DCC: Distributed Banking, Future of the Financial Industry

Bitcoinist.net · February 17, 2018 · 1:00 pm A storm of dramatic change is yet to sweep the banking industry. In the most unprecedented revolution in centuries, blockchain will exert significant impacts on reforming the obsolete institutional system. Therefore, distributed banking public chain, just like DCC, will ultimately dominate the future financial industry model. In […]

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PR: World Blockchain Forum Brings Global Blockchain Elite to Dubai

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. Dubai, UAE Following the historic response to sister event The […]

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Passing the Buck – Visa Blames Coinbase for ‘Erroneous’ Error that Overcharged Customers, Drained Accounts

Adam James · February 16, 2018 · 11:30 am As was previously reported, Coinbase – one of the most popular digital currency exchanges – experienced one of the more egregious errors in recent cryptocurrency history by duplicating users’ past debit/credit card and bank purchases, effectively siphoning money from accounts without authorization. The costly error reportedly […]

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Financial Regulators Are Unable to Control the Crypto Market

Julio Gil-Pulgar · February 16, 2018 · 6:00 pm All over the world, legislators, financial experts, and academics are bewildered by the spectacular growth of Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency market. They now realize that financial regulatory agencies lack sufficient experience and authority with cryptocurrencies; therefore, these agencies are unable to perform their oversight duties. As a […]

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CPChain Expands Their Team and Partnerships to Support Their Blockchain-Based Vision for IoT

Gregory Rocco · February 15, 2018 · 3:15 pm The Internet of Things (IoT) has a growing problem with data security, sovereignty, and efficiency. Cyber-Physical Chain (CPChain) is looking to address these problems and is hitting the ground running with partnerships, exchanges, and team growth. Blockchain’s Role in IoT As the global adoption of IoT […]

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Qtum is Pushing to Become the Biggest Player in the Asian Market

Bitcoinist.net · February 16, 2018 · 12:30 am The Qtum Foundation has announced a collaborative venture with fellow Singapore-based SpaceChain Foundation to enable the launch of a standardized CubeSat. This will most significantly enable Qtum wallet holders to employ Qtum’s blockchain technology on the UK-developed Raspberry Pi device. Although this is a private venture, the […]

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Biocoin: Russian Green Initiative Builds a Better Tomorrow

Cynthia Turcotte · February 15, 2018 · 8:30 pm Bitcoinist seized a unique chance to talk to Boris Akimov, CEO of BioCoin and an ICO committee chairman of the Russian Association of Cryptocurrency And Blockchain (RACAB), an advisory body for Presidential Administration. Boris helped us take a glimpse at the state of events in Russian crypto-community […]

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