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Bitcoin is passe, stablecoin is emerging as safer cryptocurrency option

Bitcoin has plunged from a high of almost US$20,000 in December 2017 to as low as US$3,675. So it’s understandable that some cryptocurrency users might be looking for more stability. With the future of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies uncertain, a possible new solution known as “stablecoins” has emerged. This …

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Bitcoin’s successor? More consistent values might make ‘stablecoins’ a safer cryptocurrency option

Bitcoin has plunged from a high of almost US$20,000 in December 2017 to as low as US$3,675. So it’s understandable that some cryptocurrency users might be looking for more stability. With the future of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies uncertain, a possible new solution known as “stablecoins” has emerged. This cryptocurrency …

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Can Blockchain Technology Make Agriculture Safer?

By Hiroyuki Shinohara Most of what we’ve heard about blockchain technology has been in the realm of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. But this new technology will have wide-ranging business applications as true peer-to-peer networks become more widespread. Perhaps one of the most unexpected – and impactful – applications of blockchain …

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PR: Quicker, Safer, Cheaper: What Exactly Does Universa Blockchain Present?

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Universa Blockchain introduces an innovative …

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Blockchain for Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Provides Cheaper, Safer Meds

Blockchain seems to be the ubiquitous solution for technology issues these days. With new applications seemingly in every possible venue, it should be no surprise that recent reports indicate that the technology will create safer and cheaper medications as well. Safer medication Medication is complex to source, and often supply …

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Can Blockchain Make Medication Cheaper and Safer?

A 2016 report from the Department of Health and Human Services revealed that $10,345 is spent per person on health care. The cost of medication contributes to these rising healthcare costs. Prescription drugs accounted for nearly 17 percent of all U.S. healthcare spending, while prices of prescription drugs also rose …

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How fintech companies are trying to make cryptocurrency investments safer

Trading in cryptocurrencies like Ethereum, Ripple and Litecoin can be complicated and not without risk. Fintech companies are offering easier and safer methods. Remember when cryptocurrencies used to be straightforward, revolutionary and weirdly romantic-capitalist? A bunch of cypherpunks were going to topple the monetary system from a subreddit and everything …

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Is Bitcoin Safer Than Gold?

With President Trump’s problems and political grandstanding dominating the daily news cycle, several major stories have been pushed out of the spotlight. A global cyberattack that covered 150 countries, 200,000 computers and major institutions like FedEx (FDX) , the U.K. National Health Service and the Russian central bank has received …

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Cryptocurrency Increasingly Popular, Safer Payment Option For Sex Workers

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin have become increasingly popular with sex workers over the past few years. Now an exclusive Las Vegas strip club is looking to set up its own digital currency network. The Legends Room will open later this month and become one of Sin City’s first adult entertainment venues …

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Bitcoin Payments Cheaper & Safer Than Credit Cards: Cointed

Cointed is a rather young, but fast-growing Bitcoin exchange located in Kufstein, Austria. The company was founded in November 2015 by Christopher Reider and Wolfgang Thaler and during the first year attracted more than 4,000 permanent customers. Cointed currently makes it possible to buy and sell a number of cryptocurrencies, …

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