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Pineapple Will Match up to $4M in Bitcoin to Test Curing PTSD With Psychedelic Drug

News The bitcoin charity Pineapple Fund has already donated $1 million to aid in the testing of MDMA as a treatment for PTSD. It is now challenging the cryptocurrency community to donate more, and pledged to match donations up to $4 million. Also Read: Pineapple Fund Donates $5 Million in Bitcoin as Seed Capital for […]

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Bitcoin Mining ICO Giga Watt is Being Sued for Securities Fraud

Mining Another month, another ICO lawsuit. This time it’s Giga Watt in the firing line, a startup whose aim is to launch a cryptocurrency mining facility. The company describes itself as “the world’s first full-service mining solution provider” and promises “turnkey mining services”. A group of investors are not impressed though, and have filed a […]

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Japan Approves New Bitcoin Exchange as Adoption Grows and Peers Expand Overseas

News The Japanese financial regulator has approved one more cryptocurrency exchange, making it the 16th exchange to be licensed. As competition intensifies, some local exchanges are branching abroad in search for more volume and liquidity. Meanwhile, more merchants are embracing bitcoin. Also read: Russian Regulators Draft Law to Restrict Crypto Mining, Payments, and Token Sales Another […]

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Pineapple Fund: why is an anonymous Bitcoin millionaire giving away $86m? | Technology

What would you do if you had $86m? It’s a welcome dilemma for some of bitcoin’s early adopters thanks to the cryptocurrency’s meteoric rise, from less than $1,000 last year to a peak of almost $20,000 in December. One generous bitcoiner has decided to follow the lead of Bill Gates and establish a philanthropic purse, […]

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CIO of Hedge Fund BlockTower Capital Reveals 3 Biggest Cryptocurrency Investment Risks

Cynthia Turcotte · December 22, 2017 · 9:30 pm Ari Paul, CIO of cryptocurrency hedge fund BlockTower Capital, recently sat down with Business Insider’s Sara Silverstein to discuss the three main risks associated with investing in cryptocurrencies. 1. Investment Risks The first area of risk, according to Paul, is investment risk, by which he predominantly […]

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PR: Extra Credit Takes Bitcoin Education to the Next Level

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. For the first time, someone is empowering people to learn […]

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MintHealth Announces Vidamints (VIDA) to Align Stakeholders in a New Healthcare Ecosystem

Bitcoinist.net · December 16, 2017 · 2:00 pm Immediate Availability of White Paper Outlining Incentive Token to Engage and Empower Patients in Their Journey to Better Health Healthcare Reform Leader, “Tee” Green, Joins Board of Directors MintHealth: A Blockchain Solution to a Healthcare Crisis SAN DIEGO – MintHealth™ offers a global decentralized health platform with […]

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Consensus of complacency will be tested in 2018

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (Project Syndicate) — After years of post-crisis despair, the broad consensus of forecasters is now quite upbeat about prospects for the global economy in 2018. World economic growth is viewed as increasingly strong, synchronous, and inflation-free. Exuberant financial markets could hardly ask for more. While I have great respect for the forecasting […]

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SEC Ramps Up Crypto Oversight – Hires Coin ETF ”Expert”

Regulation After what many considered a dithering reluctance, the bureau charged with maintaining order in the world’s biggest speculative markets, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), is ramping up efforts to consider regulatory policy toward cryptocurrencies, ICOs, and cryptocurrency funds. This comes directly after two key executive appointments this year along with ever-more attention […]

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Bitcoin Frenzy Puts Digital Currency Exchange Under Pressure

The bitcoin price surged to over $18,000 yesterday with frenzied demand slowing trading at one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges. Yesterday saw the number one digital currency rally in price by more than $3,000 in 24 hours as demand for bitcoin continued to surge. Coinbase’s GDAX exchange, reported the price of the cryptocurrency as trading […]

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