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how new frameworks could be a catalyst for cryptocurrencies 

Computer geeks packing away hard drives was never going to be quite as dramatic as sharp-suited bankers carrying boxes of their possessions and pieces of office art down Wall Street, but the collapse of the Bitcoin currency exchange Mt Gox in 2014 was widely seen as the alternative digital currency’s …

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Cryptocurrency Investment Cues From the South Seas Bubble

Chris DeRose is a software developer, bitcoin evangelist, public speaker and lead developer of Drop Zone. In this opinion piece, DeRose draws parallels between the South Seas Bubble of the 1700s and the current craze for ICOs, warning that the parallels between the two are “uncanny”. *** Ye Fools in Great-Britain, …

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Cryptocurrency Versatility Creates New Opportunities – The Merkle

Over the last few years, the Cryptocurrency industry has been gaining popularity, and for a good reason. With the complexity that goes into making physical dollars, it’s clear now why people are opting to print a new form of currency. Making a digital currency is quite easier for someone with …

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Apple Accepts Zcash as Legitimate Cryptocurrency, Now Available on iOS

Jaxx, the multi-cryptocurrency wallet platform which supports Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum and Dash, has recently introduced Zcash support for mobile users on Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android platforms. Apple’s rigorous and extensive approval process of iOS applications and updates is familiar to most developers. In particular, Apple is sensitive toward services …

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Bitcoin and cryptocurrency on the rise in South Africa

Since the meteoric rise of Bitcoin, cryptocurrency has become increasingly popular across the world. While Bitcoin is the largest and most widely-used cryptocurrency on the market, there are other currencies experiencing steady growth – such as Ethereum and Dash. These cryptocurrencies also use a blockchain, or distributed ledger system, but …

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Fidelity Joins Cryptocurrency & Blockchain Initiative IC3

Multinational financial services giant Fidelity Investments is joining the Initiative for Cryptocurrencies and Contracts (IC3), a research group primarily consisting of academic institutions. Boston-based Fidelity Labs, the R&D and innovation unit of Fidelity Investments, is underlining its ‘long-term commitment to blockchain technologies’ by becoming the first financial services company …

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‘FG should create framework for cryptocurrency trading’ — Business — Breaking News, Nigeria News and World News – The Guardian Nigeria

As it is today, report has it that Automated Teller Machines (ATM) for crypto currencies have been launched in Canada, U.K. Germany, South Korea, Brazil, India, among others with the sole aim of aiding banking technology. The slowness in the adoption and trading in Crypto currency in Nigeria has been …

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Kraken opens Dash trading as cryptocurrency trading volumes soar

Dash, the rising alternative to bitcoin, today announced a partnership with one of the world’s oldest bitcoin exchanges with the largest selection of digital assets and national currencies, Kraken Digital Asset Exchange. Which DASH pairs will be available for trading? DASH/USD (Dash – US Dollar); DASH/BTC (Dash – Bitcoin); DASH/EUR …

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Creditbit Price Soars; More to Come with Cryptocurrency Hype

Key Highlights Creditbit price rocketed higher today and moved higher against the US Dollar and Bitcoin. The CRBIT/USD pair rose from the $1.70 low and traded as high as $7.25. The CRBIT/BTC pair also surged higher and moved above the 0.0050BTC resistance. Creditbit price soared against the US Dollar and …

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