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We’re getting closer to being able to track stolen bitcoins

One of the big advantages of blockchain-based cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin is that the transactions are all recorded and publicly available. So it is always possible to see how much currency has been transferred from one account to another. (Although it’s not always possible to see who owns those accounts.) But …

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Airline Group’s Blockchain Could Bring Distribution System Bypass a Step Closer – Skift

These are very early days, but the airline-owned Airlines Reporting Corp.’s new experimental blockchain, and others like it, could lead to efficiencies for corporate travelers, but also — importantly — distribution alternatives to bypassing the global distribution systems. Let’s be very clear: A potential bypass of the distribution incumbents is …

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Blockchain startup inches closer to legally tradable tokens

Prometheum, which is working to establish a Securities and Exchange Commission-approved security token and blockchain infrastructure, raised $12 million this week in funding that the company hopes can hasten the launch of its network in early 2019. Aaron Kaplan, Prometheum’s co-CEO, said it expects the SEC to approve a Regulation …

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To The Moon! Bitcoin Space Travel Gets Closer As Virgin Galactic Takes Flight

Billionaire Richard Branson appeared to cry tears of joy when his ‘Bitcoin-friendly’ Virgin Galactic reached the edge of space for the first time December 13. World Sees First Commercial Space Flight Branson, who revealed himself as a Bitcoin believer and investor in 2013, watched as SpaceShipTwo, the latest vehicle from …

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Bitcoin Rises 4.65%, Comes Closer to a Breakout Action Scenario

The bitcoin price on Wednesday jumped as high as 4.65 percent from its opening price and established an intraday high at $3,488. The BTC/USD rate is now trading at 3440-fiat on the Coinbase exchange, coupled with a notable rise in daily volatility. The pair on December 7 established its yearly …

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Bitcoin one step closer to being regulated in Australia under new anti-money laundering laws

Posted October 23, 2017 06:11:58 Bitcoin is one step closer to being regulated in Australia, with Parliament expected to this week vote on a bill to strengthen the nation’s anti-money laundering laws. Key points: New laws part of Government’s efforts to combat money laundering and terrorism financing AUSTRAC would be …

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DTCC Milestone: $11 Trillion in Derivatives Gets Closer to the Blockchain

The company that today settles the lion’s share of U.S. securities is moving its flagship blockchain project out of the testing phase. Revealed in an exclusive interview with CoinDesk, the DTCC reports that it has completed an early version of a blockchain that could one day support the trade of …

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A Closer Look at the Suspicious Activity Involved With the Bitcoin Gold Fork

Interview Just recently news.Bitcoin.com reported on a planned hard fork on the Bitcoin network slated for October 25 called Bitcoin Gold (BTG). There’s a lot of controversy surrounding this fork as the BTG team is very unorganized and the project is also tied to those perpetuating the …

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