Daily Archives: January 23, 2019

Ripple Backs Chinese Blockchain Research Scholarship

Ripple is supporting a major Chinese research university to launch a blockchain research scholarship. The news was confirmed earlier this week. Blockchain Research Scholarship The scholarship program is being run by the Institute for Fintech Research at Beijing’s Tsinghua University (THUIFR) in collaboration with Ripple. Beijing’s Tsinghua University is one of the nine most prestigious universities in China, collectively known as ...

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Trump abandons plans to give State of the Union in the House, says he will look for another site

The president's decision followed back and forth with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi over the annual address.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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CBOE Withdraws Rule Change Request to List Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Fund

CBOE’s BZX Equity Exchange has apparently withdrawn its request for a rule change that would allow it to list a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund Cointelegraph.com News

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Blockchain.com Launches New Educational Resource With Bitcoin Cash Report

Wallet provider Blockchain.com has created a new educational tool to help newcomers to the cryptocurrency ecosystem access information on digital assets. The first report issued on its Blockchain Primers is an introduction to Bitcoin Cash (BCH). Also Read: The Daily: Huobi Downsizes, New OTC Desk to Launch in US Blockchain Primers Blockchain.com, the popular cryptocurrency wallet provider, has announced the ...

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John McAfee Will Run His Presidential Campaign Overseas

US entrepreneur and crypto enthusiast John McAfee has fled the United States to conduct his 2020 presidential campaign. The McAfee 2020 Campaign is, as of this day, in exile. I am being charged with using Crypto Cuttencies in criminal acts against the U. S. Government. More videos coming shortly. Stay tuned. pic.twitter.com/C75zcbnKTD — John McAfee (@officialmcafee) January 22, 2019 John ...

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ZB.Com User Accuses Crypto Exchange of Reporting Him to Police

The cryptocurrency exchange ZB(dot)com has been accused by one of its Chinese users of reporting him to the police Cointelegraph.com News

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Money Transmitter License Not Required for Crypto Businesses in Pennsylvania

On Wednesday, Jan. 23, the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities (DoBS) published guidance for virtual currency businesses operating in the state. The state’s financial agency has decided a money transmission license for cryptocurrency operations is not required. Also Read: Former Mt Gox CEO Reflects on Incarceration in Japan While Facing More Prison Time Banking Department in Pennsylvania Declares Cryptocurrency Businesses ...

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Smart Contracts Don’t Necessarily Disrupt Traditional Contract Law, Expert Argues

Smart contracts fall subject to international law, a professor of Private International Law at the Friedrich Schiller University in Germany has argued Cointelegraph.com News

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