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Is GPU-Based Cryptocurrency Mining at Risk of Extinction?

Nick Chong · March 14, 2018 · 4:00 pm The arrival of newly created ASICs and a large decrease in mining profitability has had an impact on the GPU mining market. Nvidia expects the demand for graphics cards to decrease over the course of this year as a result. What could this mean for the […]

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Experts Claim Ripple Could be the Next Bitcoin

James Levenson · March 8, 2018 · 3:00 am Analysts, traders, and investors are constantly looking for the next big thing. While Bitcoin is far from fading, other cryptocurrencies may emerge to replace it as the standard for digital financial transfers. One company that has made a lot of partnerships and gained a lot of […]

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Zero Edge Raised Significant Funds in Pre-Sale

Bitcoinist.net · March 7, 2018 · 2:00 am Zero Edge raised $5 million USD from private investors during its pre-ICO. Zero Edge is set to fully revolutionize the online casino industry with its brand new cryptocurrency-based online gambling model. In its run-up to Pre-ICO and ICO, Zero Edge has already attracted widescale global investment, giving […]

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Former Top JP Morgan Trader Says Banks ‘Have Absolutely Failed’ With Cryptocurrency

Dieter Holger · February 24, 2018 · 1:00 pm A former high-flying JPMorgan trader turned cryptocurrency fund manager says banks “have absolutely failed to innovate in any way, shape, or form and now they’re paying the price” in the cryptocurrency market. Daniel Masters ran JPMorgan’s energy trading business in the 1990s and now oversees cryptocurrency […]

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The 5 Top ICO Projects to Keep an Eye in February-March 2018

Bitcoinist.net · February 22, 2018 · 11:30 pm 2018 had started with a large increase in cryptocurrency world. That success has later been a bit smudged with the slight overall market fall in mid-January, but the currencies are growing again, despite the high volatility. Multiple projects are being developed to capitalize on growing coins and […]

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France Cracks Down on Bitcoin Derivatives

Featured Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF), the independent regulatory body governing France’s stock market, issued two statements today, one on initial coin offerings (ICOs) and another on the prospect of bitcoin derivatives. Both point to more oversight to come for crypto in France, including everything from formal authorizations to a ban on advertisements.   Also […]

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The New Normal: Cryptocurrency Goes Mainstream This Tax Season

Bitcoinist.net · February 18, 2018 · 7:30 am Until quite recently, most cryptocurrency investors either did not know or did not care to pay taxes on the capital gains they accumulated buying and selling digital coins. The cryptocurrency community is now facing a hard truth: they have to pay taxes just like all the rest […]

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BitStarz Adds Ethereum (ETH) and Dogecoin (DOGE) Support!

Bitcoinist.net · February 18, 2018 · 2:31 pm Thursday, Feb 15, 2018 – With an undeniable eye for expansion, BitStarz Casino is showing that it’s a true trailblazer, as it now accepts both Ethereum (ETH) and Dogecoin (DOGE) for deposits and wagers. Raising the bar for altcoin acceptance and payment options, BitStarz has become one […]

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Gambling tycoon builds $100m bitcoin-funded Antiguan resort | Technology

‘His excellency’ Calvin Ayre says project will be entirely funded from digital currency profits Canadian-born Calvin Ayre has been appointed Antigua’s special economic envoy Calvin Ayre, a gambling and bitcoin multi-millionaire who was once on the run from the US authorities, is building a $100m five-star resort on Antigua funded by profits from digital currencies. […]

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