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Customers are Saving $100,000 in Bitcoin Fees With SegWit

Jameson Lopp, a prominent bitcoin developer and lead engineer at BitGo, revealed that some of the largest customers using bitcoin and blockchain security services of BitGo are saving as much as $100,000 on a monthly basis in transaction fees due to SegWit. Our largest customers who have upgraded to SegWit are saving nearly $100,000 a […]

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PR: Vienna Insurance Group and Moirai Announced Partnership to Experiment with “the Wisdom of Crowds”

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. London, UK, Vienna Insurance Group AG (VIG), a leading international […]

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Gold Coins and Bars Saw Demand Rise 17% to 222T in Q3

– Gold coins and bars saw demand rise 17% to 222t in Q3, driven largely by China– Chinese investors bought price dips, notching up fourth consecutive quarter of growth– Jewellery, ETF demand fell while gold coins and bars saw increased demand – Central banks bought a robust 111t of gold bullion bars (+25% y-o-y)– Russia, Turkey & Kazakhstan […]

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Finance and Investment Advisors Warn that a Bitcoin Crash Will Happen

The increasing value of bitcoin has led to some investment and finance advisors claiming that the digital currency is about to crash. The cryptocurrency has been enjoying a continued upward trajectory over the past few weeks. As a result, it is trading at record high prices. Yesterday, bitcoin was recorded at $7,617, according to CoinMarketCap, […]

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StormX Partners with Kyber Network and Global Blockchain

Cayman Islands – November 2, 2017 – StormX, the blockchain-powered adtech and gamified micro-task innovators, today announced two strategic partnerships with Kyber Network, a decentralized and trustless network that facilitates instant switching of crypto-assets on blockchain platforms; and publicly-listed Global Blockchain Technologies Corp (TSXV:BLOC), an investment company providing investors access to a basket of holdings […]

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Apple earnings send stock to record levels ahead of iPhone X launch: Live blog

MARKETWATCH FRONT PAGE Apple Inc. plans to release fiscal fourth-quarter earnings after the market closes Thursday, a day before actual sales of the new iPhone X begins. While the numbers Apple releases Thursday will include early sales of its other new smartphones, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, investors and analysts will be looking […]

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Bitcoin may be staging the biggest challenge yet to gold and silver

Is bitcoin knocking some of the shine off gold? Bitcoin’s break above $7,300 on Thursday comes as gold futures have made curious moves, mostly trading sideways, despite weakness in the currency that underpins it—the U.S. dollar—and a downturn in bond yields. That raises a key question: Is the world’s No. 1 digital currency luring away […]

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