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Brisbane Airport to Introduce Bitcoin Payments

Featured Air travelers will soon be able to spend some satoshis in stores and cafes at Brisbane Airport. Major retailers will be accepting several cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin. The promise: “unprecedented digital currency experience” in the airport terminals. More than 20 merchants in the Brisbane area now take cryptos thanks to a local startup that is […]

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This troubling stat should put crypto investors on high alert

As if double-digit price swings aren’t enough to keep crypto investors on edge. According to new research from Ernst & Young, more than 10% of funds raised through “initial coin offerings” are either lost or stolen in hacker attacks. The study looked at more than 372 ICOs and discovered that about $400 million of the […]

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Onecoin Offices Raided in Sofia, Servers Shut Down

News Bulgarian law enforcement agencies have raided the offices of Onecoin in Sofia as part of a multinational effort to neutralize what authorities call a “centralized cryptocurrency pyramid scheme”. Three million people may have been defrauded by the company which offers services on four continents, according to media reports. Bulgarian officials were diligent enough to […]

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Confusion Grows Surrounding Official Chinese Position Regarding Bitcoin Mining

Mining In recent days a number of conflicting reports have surfaced pertaining to the stance of China’s government with regards to bitcoin mining. Last week, Bloomberg reported that the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) had met to discuss curbing mining operations in China, whilst Chinese media reports denied such – however, it has since emerged […]

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Dogecoin (DOGE) – See You on the Moon – The Merkle

If the collection of endless memes created on your favorite social media sites could be condensed into a mascot for a new crypto-currency, what would it look like? Those of you in-the-know already see where I’m going with this. Yes, you would condense those memes into the face of a Shiba Inu). The creators of one of […]

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Bitcoin back above $15K, a roughly 40% bounce from Friday’s bludgeoning

Bitcoin rebounded back above $15,000 in Saturday trading, according to price tracker CoinDesk.com, a some 40% bounce from its worst levels hit during a bloody Friday for cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin traded as high as $15,704.35 and as low as $13,583.38 Saturday. It was recently fetching $15,168.39, up about 9% compared to late Friday levels, according to […]

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‘Keep calm and HODL on’: These tweets sum up how the internet is responding to bitcoin’s tumble

As bitcoin BTCUSD, -17.26% and the entire cryptocurrency universe come under heavy selling pressure on Friday, resulting in double-digit percentage declines across the board, it’s no surprise that what seems like the entirety of Finance Twitter has something to say about it. The reactions are coming in hot and fast, but most seem to fall […]

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