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This Week in Bitcoin: Who Do You Believe?

News The bitcoin space is a constant battle of truth versus untruth, rumor versus fact and optimism versus pessimism. With market manipulators up to their usual tricks and salty altcoiners crying FUD, it can be hard to tell what’s real and what’s fake. This week truly had it all: keks, lies, and videotape beamed live […]

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Thanks to Mainstream Media, the Public Are Clueless About Cryptocurrency

News Did you hear that bitcoin’s dead? Or how about the new coin that’s going to be the next ethereum? Also, there’s this cryptocurrency called verge that experts are tipping to make huge gains this year. And let’s not forget ripple either. You should totally load up on $3 ripple. Navigating the cryptocurrency landscape is […]

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Ripple to Provide Faster Payments into China with New Partnership

James Levenson · February 8, 2018 · 1:00 am Online shopping is an immense industry in China, with hundreds of millions of users and worth over $670 billion last year. Some of the largest e-commerce markets on the planet are targeted at Chinese consumers, and their spending power is growing. Payment convenience is a key […]

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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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Hidester VPN Announces Exciting News That a Wide-Range of Cryptocurrency Now Accepted as Payment Methods – The Merkle

Many people, smartly, turn to a VPN to be able to surf the web privately.  Hidester VPN has made their service even more anonymous announcing they now accept Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency for payment. February 5, 2018 It’s hardly a secret that all kinds of prying eyes look at where a person goes and what […]

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National Bank of Abu Dhabi Partners with Ripple to Offer Real-Time Cross-Border Payments

Tabassum Naiz · February 3, 2018 · 10:45 pm According to an announcement published Friday on Ripple’s blog, the UAE’s largest lender, the National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), has become the first bank in the Middle East to partner with Ripple. Through integrating Ripple’s technology, NBAD can now offer intrabank transfers and real-time cross-border […]

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Banco Santander Rolling out Ripple Payments in Q1

Adam James · February 2, 2018 · 2:30 pm Same day international mobile payments utilizing the cryptocurrency Ripple’s (XRP) distributed ledger technology are on the horizon. Sending Ripples Through the Banking Industry Spanish banking group Banco Santander—“the first UK bank to introduce Blockchain technology which facilitates international payments, through a new app”—plans on making the […]

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Ripple (XRP) – The Dark Horse Favorite for 2018?

Bitcoinist.net · February 2, 2018 · 7:30 pm According to Coinmarketcap.com, Ripple (XRP) is currently the third most popular cryptocurrency by capitalization, holding steady at about $32 billion dollars. As of the start of this week, it has been the only top-5 cryptocurrency that has had a positive trend since it started trading. However, the […]

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Missed the Altcoin Craze? Don’t Worry, the Satoshi Is Still Very Cheap

Op-Ed When Satoshi Nakamoto designed bitcoin, his smartest trick wasn’t to cap the total supply at 21 million coins – it was to make each coin divisible to eight decimal places. At the time, as now, the smallest unit of bitcoin was worth so little as to be inexpressible in fiat terms. But bitcoin’s creator […]

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