canada
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Newegg Opening Bitcoin Payments to Canadian Customers

Newegg, North America’s leading technology-focused e-retailer, announced on Wednesday that the company is affording customers in Canada the option of paying for products with...

Adam James | 2 years ago
News

Bitcoin Cash Is ‘Downright Scam’: Bitcoin Educator To Canadian Gov’t

Canadian Bitcoin tech entrepreneur and educator Jonathan Hamel has told a parliamentary hearing that Bitcoin Cash is a “downright scam.” Hamel: ‘BCash’ Isn’t...

Wilma Woo | 2 years ago
Quebec
Bitcoin

Marathon Launches Massive Bitcoin Mining Operation in Quebec

Bitcoin mining operations have officially commenced today at Marathon Patent Group, Inc.’s new mining facility in Quebec, Canada.  Marathon, and a Sprint Marathon Patent Group...

Adam James | 2 years ago
Quebec giving cold shoulder to Bitcoin miners
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Quebec Giving a Cold Shoulder to Many Bitcoin Mining Operators

Operators looking to move their Bitcoin mining business to Quebec may be out of luck as the Canadian province is giving a cold shoulder to many of them. The fact that a number of...

Jeff Francis | 2 years ago
Canada blockchain use
Companies

Governmental Blockchain Adoption: Efficient and Transparent Government Systems

Most can acknowledge the potential use cases of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies, but if governments don’t recognize this technology as viable, what are the chances...

Nick Chong | 2 years ago
Altcoin News

World’s First Olympic Athlete Paid in Cryptocurrency

Canadian speed skater Ted-Jan Bloemen has become the first Olympic athlete to be paid in cryptocurrency, following a deal with two new technology companies. A ‘whole new...

Adam James | 2 years ago
Bitcoin Enters Mainstream Finance in Canada, Mogo Announces BTC Trading App
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O Canada! Here’s Why This Just-Launched Blockchain ETF Isn’t Concerned About Weak...

Canada’s Harvest Portfolios Group Inc. just launched their Blockchain Technologies ETF despite weak market sentiment. When equities markets pull back and sentiment weakens, we...

Samuel Rae | 2 years ago
No Fees, Maximum Security
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Small Canadian Bank VersaBank Creating Private Safety Deposit Boxes for Crypto

With a BlackBerry cybersecurity expert on board, small Canadian bank VersaBank prepares to offer digital vaults for secure cryptocurrency storage. Size Doesn’t Matter VersaBank...

Adam James | 2 years ago
Google
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Canadian Regulator Wants Google to Ban ICO and Cryptocurrency Ads

A Canadian regulator wants Google to follow Facebook by banning cryptocurrency ads, as well as ads for ICOs and binary options. If there’s one reflex you can automatically assume...

Jeff Francis | 2 years ago
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Canada Gives the Greenlight to First Blockchain ETF

Following the approval of Canada’s first blockchain ETF (exchange-traded fund), companies are eager to launch their own blockchain ETFs, well aware that the revolutionary...

Adam James | 2 years ago
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Canada: ‘No Tax Changes’ For Bitcoin As Govt. Unveils Blockchain ID Scheme

Canada has unveiled a government Blockchain identity prototype while declining to change Bitcoin tax rules at the World Economic Forum (WEF) 2018. ‘We Don’t Plan Any...

Wilma Woo | 2 years ago
Bitcoin Burglars on the Run After Mayfair Store Robbery
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Ottawa Police Hunting for Armed Bitcoin Robbery Suspects

Police in Ottawa, Canada, are on the manhunt for armed Bitcoin robbery suspects who staged an attempted daylight robbery of a Bitcoin financial business. The world of crypto can become...

Jeff Francis | 2 years ago