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2018 Pyeongchang United States Olympic Luge Team to Accept Bitcoin Donations

Featured Over the weekend, the United States Olympic Luge Team announced they are the first Olympic team in the country to advocate for and accept bitcoin in donation. With only two months from starting Winter Games in South Korea, there’s just enough time to promote both a crazy, cool olympic sport while promoting a cool, […]

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Centra ICO Faces Class Action Lawsuit, Accused of Violating US Securities Laws

Altcoins Centra, an initial coin offering (ICO) noted for having been promoted by Floyd Mayweather, is now facing a class action lawsuit. The ICO is accused of violating securities laws by misrepresenting the cryptocurrency as comprising a utility-based token. Also Read: Trading Bitcoin for an Altcoin Won’t Shield You From the IRS Anymore The Suit Has […]

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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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Bitcoin Cash Will Close Out 2017 With Significant Infrastructure Support

News The end of the year is approaching, and the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network and community have continued to see significant growth. From merchant acceptance, cryptocurrency businesses integrating support, and many other additions to the BCH economy, shows that bitcoin cash will have some robust infrastructure for 2018. Also Read: Increased South African Bitcoin Adoption […]

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Regal Assets Launches its Long-Awaited Crypto IRA to Service US Retirement Accounts

Regal Assets LLC, America’s leader in the Gold IRA space, has now added Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum Classic, Ripple and Dash to its growing product line. “Demand for cryptos in an IRA has reached unprecedented levels and finding a reputable and trustworthy company to purchase from is becoming a top priority for new […]

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Heading into Sunday’s Bitcoin Futures, Big Banks Refuse Customers Access

Featured Fresh reporting on what amounts to one of the most eagerly anticipated events in bitcoin history – pending futures markets and contracts – suggests that some of the larger banks are less than thrilled at the prospect of offering such services to customers.  Also read: Silk Road – The Theatrical Version, Funded by Bitcoin, to […]

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Bitcoin $1 million! Cybersecurity legend John McAfee ramps up NSFW wager

Last summer, John McAfee made headlines when he said he’d, uh, make a meal of his manhood on live TV if bitcoin doesn’t hit $500,000 within three years. Now, with bitcoin BTCUSD, -4.40%  having exploded for a fivefold gain since his prediction to bust through the $11,000 level, the antivirus software pioneer’s self-cannibalizing wager seems […]

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PR: PodOne, the Uber of In-House and Remote Contact Center Agents, Files US Patent and Launches Pre-ICO Campaign

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. PodOne, aiming to become the Uber of in-house and remote […]

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SEC Chairman: Initial Coin Offerings Will Have to Register as Securities

Featured In a recent speech to an exclusive group of attorneys in New York, Walter Joseph “Jay” Clayton III, Securities and Exchange (SEC) Chairman, in prepared remarks and brief statements, equated Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) with securities, which will mean massive regulation of a red-hot market.  Also read: After SEC Snub, Vaneck Re-Enters Crypto Markets […]

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Lawyer Argues Tezos Suit “Should Be Heard in Switzerland”

Altcoins Drew Hinkes, a miami-based partner at legal firm Berger and Singermann has discussed the legal dispute over the approximately $232 million USD raised by the Tezos ICO. Last month, news.Bitcoin.com reported that the founders of Tezos had entered into a legal battle with the chairman of a Swiss foundation comprising an independent third party tasked […]

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