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Altcoins

Facebook’s ‘Cryptocurrency’ Libra Finds Love In...

Despite overarching suspicion in the west, Facebook’s Libra ‘cryptocurrency’ does seem to be finding some love in China. Facebook Launches A Titanic White Elephant So...

Emilio Janus | Jun 19, 2019 | 10:00
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Markets and Prices

Stocks Plunge, Bitcoin Up as US-China Trade War Escalates

Stocks are sinking and bitcoin is moving higher as the US-China trade war appears to be escalating. Stocks Slide as Trade War Bites On Friday, President Trump’s administration...

Georgi Georgiev | May 13, 2019 | 12:00
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News

Why Trump’s Clampdown on Remittances Will Force Mexicans to...

The US White House is reportedly planning to target remittance payments made by illegal Mexican immigrants in an attempt to curb the inflow of illegal arrivals through the southern...

Georgi Georgiev | Apr 12, 2019 | 08:00
News

Russia: Cryptoruble Coming ‘Within 2-3 Years,’...

Russia could introduce the Blockchain-based alternative to its fiat currency, the ‘Cryptoruble’, within “two to three years,” a senior politician has said. Aksakov: Cryptoruble...

Esther Kim | Jan 15, 2019 | 08:00
News

SWIFT Kicks Out Iran – One Of The 3 Cheapest Countries To Mine...

The Society For Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) has begun blocking access to international transfers for Iranian member banks as new US sanctions take effect. SWIFT...

Esther Kim | Nov 12, 2018 | 16:00
News

First U.S. Congresswoman Reveals Holding Cryptocurrency (And...

After the US government made federal workers declare cryptocurrency holdings in June this year, filings have begun to emerge about which politicians own which coins. Filing Reveals Up...

Wilma Woo | Aug 23, 2018 | 15:00
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News

California Federal Court Allows Bail to Be Paid in Bitcoin

A US Federal Court in California has allowed a defendant to pay his bail fees in Bitcoin, local news media reported August 15 in what sources say is not a first-time use case for the...

Wilma Woo | Aug 17, 2018 | 09:00
ICO
Altcoins

Soaring ICO Failure Rate Sees Investors Flock to ‘Bigger...

ICO failure rates are increasing. However, there seems to be a trend of fewer projects receiving bigger sums. Due to regulatory pressure, ICO bans, and a bear market, investors seem to...

Ian Tozer | Aug 13, 2018 | 04:00
Delaware Real Estate Agent Sells State’s First Bitcoin Home
Bitcoin

Delaware Real Estate Agent Sells State’s First Bitcoin Home

Even though some ‘experts’ feel that Bitcoin and the like have no value, these virtual currencies continue to be used as payment methods. In this case, Bitcoin was recently used to...

Nikita Blows | Jul 11, 2018 | 04:00
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News

Japan’s Biggest Social Network to Launch Cryptocurrency...

Japan’s biggest social network LINE will launch a cryptocurrency exchange under a Singapore-based subsidiary in July — but will exclude Japanese and, initially, US users...

Wilma Woo | Jun 28, 2018 | 08:00
News

‘Money Has Changed Over Time’: US Supreme Court Cites...

While traders and naysayers alike fret over bitcoin price, the market leader quietly achieved a first in its history. On June 21, Bitcoin appeared in a US Supreme Court ruling for the...

Wilma Woo | Jun 22, 2018 | 08:00
Blockchain Bill Passed in US State of Colorado
Altcoins

Colorado: A Tale of Two Blockchain Bills

Forget the Rocky Mountains. The US state of Colorado is hoping to make a name for itself as a blockchain hub in America. They’ve put through two bills supporting this, but only one...

Nikita Blows | May 12, 2018 | 01:00

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