Daily Archives: August 26, 2019

VMWare CEO Gelsinger Condemns Bitcoin as Bad Design, Bad for Humanity

VMWare CEO slams Bitcoin on environmental impact and use in illicit activities Cointelegraph.com News

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In Hong Kong, Protest Photo Evokes Memories of Tiananmen Era

One man wore a white shirt and black trousers, and carried two shopping bags. He stared down a tank. The other wore shorts and a tank top, and carried a furled umbrella. He stared down a police officer who had a weapon drawn. The two photos are drawing … Google Alert – breaking news

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tZERO, Overstock’s Crypto Platform, Loses a Major Investor

Overstock’s security token platform, tZERO, has lost a major investor following the departure of CEO Patrick Byrne last week. Another Blow for tZERO During interim CEO Jonathan Johnson’s very first investor call in his new role, he confirmed that Makara Capital “will be not investing in tZERO right now.” However, he did mention that Makara would continue to monitor the development of ...

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‘Not an Audit’: IRS Notice Could Spell Trouble for Crypto Traders

The IRS took to Twitter on August, 26, posting a video about recently mailed CP2000 notices, of special interest to crypto traders. The notice, which seeks to rectify discrepancies made by recipients in tax reporting, is another in a series of crypto-related letters recently sent by the agency. Though the promised guidelines for reporting still haven’t been delivered, crypto holders ...

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Market Update: Economists Envision Global Recession While Crypto Prices Soldier On

Last week cryptocurrency prices bounced around after a majority of coins dropped in value on August 21. Today on August 26, digital currency markets have gained around 1.52%, gathering $ 4 billion since the initial slump. Despite the volatility, cryptocurrencies have consolidated and a few speculators believe a breakout is on the cards that could send prices sky-high or plunge ...

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Australian Securities Exchange Confirms It’ll Go Blockchain in 2021

Australian Securities Exchange makes new partners to deliver CHESS replacement with blockchain app in 2021 Cointelegraph.com News

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PR: SMART VALOR Lists Bitcoin Cash & Offers Users 5% Cash Back in Crypto

The first Swiss company to operate an integrated cryptocurrency exchange and custody, SMART VALOR, has added Bitcoin Cash to its range of listed tokens.Why does this matter and what’s in it for buyers? The listing of Bitcoin Cash (BCH) on SMART VALOR matters, because it is the first fully compliant and licensed exchange launched out of Switzerland and Lichtenstein by ...

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India Facing ‘Unprecedented’ Economic Slowdown, Extraordinary Steps Urged

Many signs indicate that the Indian economy is under grave stress, affecting nearly all sectors. “India’s economy is in a deep mess,” due to initiatives such as demonetization and GST, some lawmakers say, as they urge the government to handle the situation “which is intensifying on a daily basis.” Also read: Indian Supreme Court Orders RBI to Answer Crypto Exchanges, ...

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