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Bitcoin Cash [BTC] proponent advocates building of economies with cryptocurrencies as actual currencies instead of speculating

Roger Ver, the CEO of Bitcoin.com more commonly known as the Bitcoin Jesus and a massive supporter of Bitcoin and Bitcoin cash spoke about Bitcoin Cash hard fork and the mainstream cryptocurrency adoption that is in play in the recent times. Ver agreed that the slump in Bitcoin’s prices and …

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PBOC Director of Digital Currency Research Institute Advocates State-Issued Cryptocurrency

Regulation The Director of The People’s Bank of China’s (PBOC) Digital Currency Research Institute, Yao Qian, has announced his determination that the issuance of a state-owned digital currency is necessary in order to “fundamentally guarantee the market position of… [China’s] currency”, as reported by Chinese media outlet, …

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Bolivia Calls Cryptocurrency ‘Pyramid Scheme,’ Arrests Advocates

Bolivia lawmakers have enacted a crackdown on cryptocurrency use, arresting 60 people at a workshop and describing it as a “pyramid scheme.” In a statement issued by the country’s Financial System Supervision Authority ASFI, its head Lenny Valdivia Bautista said it was necessary to “remind” the population that virtual currency …

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DC Blockchain Advocates Seek Distance From Bitcoin Amid Ransomware Wave

Amid a flurry of negative publicity for bitcoin, technology advocates are trying to distance themselves from the digital currency as part of a bid to protect the perception of more enterprise-facing blockchain initiatives. The change of public positioning follows an uptick in ransomware attacks using bitcoin as the medium of payment, the most …

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DC Blockchain Summit to Unite Over 400 Global Blockchain Advocates in Government, Finance and Technology

WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired – Mar 6, 2017) – The Chamber of Digital Commerce, together with Georgetown University’s Center for Financial Markets and Policy, is hosting the DC Blockchain Summit 2017 on March 15-16. The summit will bring together leaders in government, financial services, healthcare, technology and insurance to advance the adoption …

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DC Blockchain Summit to Unite Over 400 Global Blockchain Advocates in Government, Finance and Technology

WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired – Mar 6, 2017) – The Chamber of Digital Commerce, together with Georgetown University’s Center for Financial Markets and Policy, is hosting the DC Blockchain Summit 2017 on March 15-16. The summit will bring together leaders in government, financial services, healthcare, technology and insurance to advance the adoption …

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