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Latin America’s Biggest Investment Bank Launches Security Token

Banks once refused to work with blockchain companies in Brazil. Now, BTG Pactual, Latin America’s largest standalone investment bank, is launching a security token of its own. A Wave...

Christina Comben | Feb 22, 2019 | 06:00
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Korean Cryptocurrency Market Hinges on US Bitcoin ETF Decision

According to the Korea Herald, the U.S. Bitcoin ETF decision will shape the mood of the cryptocurrency market in the country. The All-Important Bitcoin ETF Decision It isn’t only the...

Christina Comben | Feb 21, 2019 | 10:00
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NEO Founder: Blockchain Will Develop in Layers Like The Internet

Bitcoinist spoke with NEO founder Da Hongfei at NEO DevCon in Seattle, who gave a detailed vision of the road ahead. Blockchain technology is still ahead of its time. Despite NEO’s...

Christina Comben | Feb 20, 2019 | 18:00
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Live From NEO DevCon: Top 5 New Features of NEO 3.0

In a packed conference room on a chilly day in Seattle, where NEO will be opening up their next NGD location, a community of blockchain enthusiasts, international media, and developers...

Christina Comben | Feb 17, 2019 | 03:00
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TomoChain Founder Hits Back at Vitalik – Says Ethereum in for a...

Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin is well-known for dismissing blockchain projects that claim high transaction speeds as “centralized” and unworthy. Long Vuong, founder of TomoChain...

Christina Comben | Feb 16, 2019 | 18:00

Iran’s ‘Cryptocurrency’ Has All the Traits of a Classic...

Last month, Iran lifted its ban on Bitcoin to make way for its ‘crypto rial’. Now Iranian authorities have launched PayMon cryptocurrency supposedly backed by national gold...

Christina Comben | Feb 14, 2019 | 17:00
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Top 3 Worst US States for Bitcoin Regulation

Delayed Bitcoin ETFs, subpoenas, and blockchain businesses forced to close, Bitcoin regulation in the U.S. is hardly encouraging innovation. If you’re looking for friendly...

Christina Comben | Feb 13, 2019 | 16:00
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Santander Bank Ordered to Keep Brazilian Bitcoin Exchange Account...

Brazilian cryptocurrency exchange Bitcoin Max finally won its battle to keep its Santander checking account open. The Battle with the Banks Is An Ongoing Saga Working with banks...

Christina Comben | Feb 12, 2019 | 14:00
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93% of Ethereum DApps Had Zero Transactions Today

Ethereum has 40 times more developers than its closest peer. But 86 percent of ETH DApps had zero users today–and 93 percent had no transactions. Much of the Ethereum community...

Christina Comben | Feb 11, 2019 | 15:00

Lightning Network Beats Apple Pay in Merchant Onboarding, New Study...

Lightning Network is only a few seconds slower than the best (centralized) digital payment solutions on the market such as Apple Pay, and is actually “days faster” when it...

Christina Comben | Feb 08, 2019 | 07:00
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How to Accept Bitcoin Payments for Your Business

If you run a small business and want to attract more customers by offering bitcoin payments, you may be wondering where to start. Keep in mind that it’s definitely not a way of...

Christina Comben | Feb 07, 2019 | 17:00
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Abra’s Non-Custodial Bitcoin Backed Global Investment App is a...

San Francisco-based Abra just made cryptos more accessible with their global investment app. Lowering the Barrier for Investors One of the greatest complaints that people have when it...

Christina Comben | Feb 06, 2019 | 10:00

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