Blockchain Beyond Cryptocurrency and What It Could Mean for You

We often tell you that blockchain is the future of not just finance, but everything from social media, to shipping, to football. And it’s true that any industry which keeps records (so, any industry then) can benefit from a permanent and immutable ledger. Well, here are three more promising blockchain projects, and what they could mean for the bottom line of crypto prices.  Share It The sharing economy has already revolutionized several industries: from taxis with

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World’s Longest Running TV Soap Opera Airs Cryptocurrency Storyline

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UK soap opera, Coronation Street, played its part in raising cryptocurrency awareness this week, with a storyline involving the imaginary ‘WhipCoin’.  Rags to Riches to… Coronation Street is the worlds longest running TV soap opera, with a regular audience of around 8 million. In the programme, Ryan Connor, a semi-regular character since 2006, has gambled away the money he earned DJing in Ibiza. He then remembers investing 50 quid (£50) in WhipCoin several years ago. A quick internet search

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New Opportunities in the Virtual Goods Market — NAGA VIRTUAL

NAGA VIRTUAL provides a comprehensive platform which allows players to monetize the long hours spent playing their favorite games. It enables them to buy, sell and trade items from different games and platforms (PC, Mobile, Console, etc.) among each other. Having taken part in one of the largest gaming events – Gamescom 2018, the team of NAGA VIRTUAL has its sights firmly set on the future.  NAGA VIRTUAL at Gamescom 2018 Gamescom is one of

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The Unflippening: Bitcoin’s Resurgent Dominance Showing Who’s King

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The volatile nature of the cryptocurrency market needs no introduction after its staggering gains in 2017 and subsequent losses of 2018. Looking at the market as a whole, however, gives us a bigger picture of who were the biggest losers and which coins were the best at storing value. Total Market Cap Still 11 Times Bigger Than in 2017 The total cryptocurrency market capitalization hit highs of a staggering $830bn in the week commencing January 7,

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SEC Shuts Down Crypto Hedge Fund for ‘Wilfully’ Violating Securities Laws

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has formally issued a cease and desist order to a cryptocurrency hedge fund for violating securities laws. Under the Gun The SEC has filed a cease and desist order as well as a $200,000 fine to Crypto Asset Management LP (CAM) and to its founder Timothy Enneking, CNBC reports. According to the Commission, the fund which had proclaimed itself as the “first regulated crypto asset fund in the

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Charlie Lee Sat Down With CoolBitX To Talk Cryptocurrency Hurdles And Development

Litecoin's Charlie Lee: Buy At Least 1 Bitcoin... Before Litecoin

Charlie Lee and Michael Ou are on the frontlines of cryptocurrency mass adoption, interchangeability, and secure storage options.  ‘Being Your Own Bank’ In a recent fireside chat, Litecoin CEO Charlie Lee and CoolBitX CEO and founder Michael Ou sat down with Thomas Hu, founder of Kyber Capital, Kyber Intelligence, and Kyber Base. Lee and Ou both cite speedy and efficient mass adoption as a primary goal and mission in order to elevate cryptocurrency as a viable

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‘There’s No Room for 1000x Price Increases,’ Reaffirms Vitalik Buterin

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Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin hit back at reports he said claimed he was a “pessimist” September 11, accusing media outlets of misrepresenting his views on cryptocurrency’s future. Bloomberg Interview Raises Eyebrows In a series of tweets, Buterin said coverage of his interview with Bloomberg September 8 had been “spun” to paint an overly negative view. Commentators had reacted to one response Buterin had given in particular, in which he said the Blockchain industry was about

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Federal Judge Affirms Securities Laws Can Be Applied to ICO Fraud

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U.S. District Judge Raymond Dearie said today the government is permitted to proceed in a criminal case concerning two fraudulent ICOs, a situation the prosecution says falls under securities laws. In Brooklyn, New York, District Judge Raymond Dearie affirmed securities laws could be pertinent in a case concerning two fraudulent ICOs. The decision was seen as a big win for prosecutors, who have mentioned how the case is one of the first of its kind.

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Bitcoin Price Analysis: How Long Will $6000 Support Hold?

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Bears remain fully in control of Bitcoin price, yet somehow, the $6,000 support is holding…for now. Bitcoin Price: 4-Hour Chart After posting a daily high at $6,460, bitcoin price fell below the wedge formation and constant rejections at the 20-MA have kept BTC in the pattern of lower highs. Eventually, a bear flag formed and BTC continues to lose the hourly uptrend after every bull break so traders should either hold their powder or place tight

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Winklevoss’ Gemini Dollar a ‘Solid’ Bridge That ‘Will Span Decades,’ Says Charlie Shrem

Charlie Shrem Talks Bitcoin, Hodling, and the Future of Cryptocurrency

Shortly after New York regulators gave the green light to Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss’ stable coin, Charlie Shrem shares his two cents on the matter. He thinks the cryptocurrency represents the “Golden Gate Bridge” in the field. A ‘Solid Stable Coin’ As Bitcoinist reported September 10, the investment bank State Street will back the Gemini Dollar – a token pegged to the US dollar 1:1. It’s the first cryptocurrency from early Bitcoin investors, Cameron and Tyler

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