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Litecoin Price Pumps 10% After Mimblewimble Privacy Announcement

Litecoin has jumped in price by almost 11 percent in 24 hours following an announcement the altcoin could soon offer increased privacy. Mimblewimble Coming To Litecoin Data from...

Esther Kim | 5 months ago
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Interviews

Bitcoin ‘Tremendously Successful as a Store of Value,’...

Legendary cryptographer and digital money pioneer David Chaum explains to Bitcoinist why his newest project, Elixxir, is focusing on scalable privacy-focused digital cash and why...

Christina Comben | 6 months ago
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Online Privacy

‘How to Use Bitcoin Anonymously’ Article Gets Banned on...

Publishing platform, Medium, has allegedly jumped on the censorship “ban-wagon”, after suspending an account which posted a Bitcoin anonymity guide. Whilst Medium has not...

Emilio Janus | 6 months ago
Chinese Government May Wield Power to Destroy Bitcoin
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China Wants To Stop Anonymous Blockchain Use: Reports

New cybersecurity rules currently out for public consultation in China would notionally force users to provide their real identity to use any kind of Blockchain-based service...

Wilma Woo | 9 months ago
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Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Businesses Aim to Scrape Perfection

Is it possible to for cryptocurrency and blockchain technologies to close in on perfection? One commentator notes that perfection is “utopic,” and difficult to define in...

Paula Baciu | 9 months ago
News

DEA: The Number Of Illegal vs. Legal Uses of Bitcoin Has Swapped

If 90 percent of Bitcoin’s applications used to be tied to illegal activities in 2013, today, the cryptocurrency is being used for legal financial speculation in 90 percent of cases...

Paula Baciu | 10 months ago
DNA-Testing on Blockchain Lets Patients Sell Their Data
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Blockchain DNA-Testing Lets Patients Sell Their Data

Recently, there has been a significant uproar surrounding many DNA testing companies after some of their data-selling deals began making the news. In the current climate, the...

Bitcoinist | 10 months ago
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Bitcoin Technology

The Google Pay for Bitcoin Wallets: Payment Codes and PayNym Bots

An emblematic, and probably the most controversial feature, cryptocurrencies brought to the world economy is absolute privacy. Lately, however, it seemed that this property was lost as...

Paula Baciu | 10 months ago
News

London Police Proactive Against Alleged Cryptocurrency Money...

After a warning from European law enforcement agency Europol earlier this year that billions of pounds are being laundered through cryptocurrencies, City of London officials have...

Austin Kennedy | 12 months ago
Pornhub Accepts TRON And ZenCash, Giving Altcoins 90M Daily Users
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Pornhub’s 90 Million Daily Users Can Now Pay With TRON, ZenCash

Major adult entertain website Pornhub has announced it will accept TRON and ZenCash, adding to its cryptocurrency acceptance after beginning payments with Verge in April. Pornhub...

Wilma Woo | 1 year ago
Interviews

‘With Bitcoin We Cannot Rely On The Law of Man’ –...

Bitcoinist spoke with the founder and developer of Samourai wallet, the most privacy-focused bitcoin software wallet, self-described as a “Bitcoin wallet for the...

Allen Scott | 1 year ago
Op-Ed

Sorry Bittrex, But I’m Leaving You for Binance

It breaks my heart to leave my favorite exchange, but all good things must come to an end as Bittrex is wading right into regulated waters.  [Note: This is an op-ed] Will Bittrex...

Allen Scott | 1 year ago

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