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Tether: A Cryptocurrency Without Volatility?

Aman Ladia · February 11, 2018 · 10:00 pm Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and all the other cryptocurrencies are great for online payments simply because of their sophisticated use of the Blockchain to facilitate easy transactions. Their transparency is currently unmatched by any fiat equivalent. But can we really bank on them for day to day […]

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Bitcoin continues its steady recovery, rising above $8,000

Bitcoin continued to move above $8,000 on Thursday, taking a cue from global equity markets, which appeared to be stabilizing somewhat after a week of extreme volatility. The price of a single bitcoin BTCUSD, +0.15% gained 6.7% to $8,091.23, bouncing off a session low of $7,576.25, according to CoinDesk data. The price of bitcoin remains […]

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Will Bitcoin Become the New Visa? – The Merkle

Over the last 12 months, you’d be forgiven for thinking that Bitcoin has become the new black. It’s escaped the underground and is, at last, a household name. Disclosure: This is a Sponsored Article Now, for nothing more than a long number, you can book flights to the other side of the world, buy a […]

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BitcoinCasino.us Now Accepts BitcoinCash, Litecoin & Dogecoin – The Merkle

The recent spike in attention has caused bitcoin transaction fees to skyrocket to a point that discouraged many people from using it. To combat that problem and give players as many options as possible, Bitcoincasino.us has announced recently that it now accepts Dogecoin, Litecoin and BitcoinCash. Having a range of options from which to choose gives people the […]

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Will We See a Future Bitcoin Fork Focus on Proof of Stake? – The Merkle

No one will deny that the conflicting opinions on how Bitcoin should evolve are quite amusing to follow. The course of action maintained by the Bitcoin Core developers raises a lot of questions and very few solutions to ongoing problems. We have seen hard forks pop up out of nowhere, although Bitcoin Cash is the […]

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Most Cryptocurrencies Are More Centralized Than You Think

Altcoins The whole point of cryptocurrencies is that they’re decentralized. Peer-to-peer cash; trustless exchange; bypassing intermediaries. So why are numerous cryptocurrencies structured more like central banks? From adjusting wallet balances to controlling nodes, many crypto projects behave just like the financial institutions they were meant to replace. Throw in the cult of a strong leader, […]

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HYCM Trading Platform Adds XRP and Bitcoin Cash CFDs – The Merkle

Cryptocurrency will continue to make a big impact in the world of traditional finance. More and more companies are offering cryptocurrency-related CFDs as we speak. HYCM, a global leader in online capital markets trading, has added both XRP and Bitcoin Cash to its range of cryptocurrency offerings. It’s a major step forward for the cryptocurrency […]

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Is It a Legit Cryptocurrency Exchange?

Last updated on January 18th, 2018 at 01:25 am Binance is a Hong Kong–based cryptocurrency exchange launched by developer Changpeng Zhao in July 2017. Zhao’s company Beijie Technology created the exchange after a successful ICO that raised $15 million. Beijie Technology and its founder maintain an impressive track record within the industry. Zhao’s CV includes […]

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Tokyo exchange BitFlyer approved for Europe

James Levenson · January 23, 2018 · 2:00 am Governments across the world are either opening their doors to crypto or closing them. Exchanges need to keep up with this fast-paced ecosystem and seek out friendly nations and markets. Japan is still a haven for crypto and Tokyo exchange BitFlyer has recently gained approval to […]

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