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Man Allegedly Kidnaps Friend at Gunpoint and Steals $1.8m of Cryptocurrency

Security A man has appeared in a New York court charged with robbing an acquaintance of his cryptocurrency hoard. Louis Meza allegedly had a gunman point a pistol at his friend’s head after luring him into a minivan and persuading him to part with his wallet seed. The offense, which is reported to have taken […]

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STORM Tokens in the Freelance Marketplace Enhances Efficiency and Profitability

Extending the virtues of decentralization to universal freelance empowerment where employers place a much higher emphasis on technology and automation, rendering the traditional work schedule nearly obsolete is providing more convenient and effective service delivery processes across the globe. Working from everywhere Companies hire people from all over the world while maintaining operational efficiencies and […]

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Over 10,000 People Have Downloaded Fake Cryptocurrency Apps

Security The open web can be a dangerous place for cryptocurrency users. Phishing, trojans, and social engineering all come with the territory, ensuring that even the savviest of bitcoin-holders must remain alert. Within the walled gardens of Apple and Google’s app stores, however, there’s an assumption that if a mobile app has been vetted and […]

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South African Author Implores Gupta Family to Use Bitcoin to Circumvent Banking Embargo

News A South African author has published an open letter imploring Atul and Ajay Gupta to use bitcoin as a means to circumvent the banking embargo targeting the family. The Gupta family came to South Africa from India during the 1990s, and soon built a business empire – spanning the media, mining, and computer hardware […]

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Music Festival Organisers in India Surprised by 1% of Total Sales in Bitcoin

Featured Even while multiple news outlets report India’s government readying to close cryptocurrency exchanges, its population continues to make steady progress in adopting bitcoin.   Also read: As India’s Government Wars Against Cash, Bitcoin is Sought in Exchange Indian Government Panel to Curb Cryptos Several online regional news outlets claim a “government panel has advised the […]

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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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Indian Mobile-Based Wallet and Exchange Provider Zebpay Announce One Million Downloads and Counting

According to their Twitter account, Indian wallet and exchange application Zebpay hit an impressive milestone of one million downloads last month. They also estimate an influx of 500,000 new users per month in 2018. Zebpay was launched in 2015 by trio of entrepreneurs, Mahin Gupta, Sandeep Goenka, and Saurabh Agrawal. They registered their company in […]

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Top ICOs of the Last Quarter of 2017

Initial Coin Offering (ICO) has grown into a major concept in the blockchain industry, it is serving as an effective way to power-up startups and boost existing enterprises. At the same time, ICOs are offering individuals from across the globe the opportunity to make investments and reap profits down the road. The dynamics of the […]

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Cashaa Welcomes Central Bankers, MIT Scientists and Fortune Top 500 Leaders for its CAS Token Sale

Cashaa, the blockchain-based financial services initiative, has announced that a number of new high-profile Advisors will be joining its team. One of the most recent is Dr. Bernard Lietaer – the author of a number of widely-acclaimed books including The Future of Money; Money and Sustainability; and New Money for a New World – who […]

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