Daily Archives: August 27, 2019

Switzerland Approves Bitcoin Banks – But With Strict Conditions Attached

One of the major problems for businesses in the cryptocurrency industry is finding a bank that agrees to work with them and connect them to the traditional fiat financial system. The financial regulator in Switzerland has just made this easier by licensing two companies to serve as tailored banks for the industry and further open up the market to institutional ...

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Telegram’s 300 Million Users May Be Able to Trade Cryptocurrency

Crypto bull runs often result in developments that often seem a bit farfetched, but at the end of the day, almost everyone wants to cash in on the phenomenon. It happened in 2017, and it is happening once against in 2019 as Bitcoin led the massive crypto surge in the first half of the year. Naturally, some of the world’s ...

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Chainalysis Executive: Transparency and Analytics Build Trust in Crypto

Speaking with Cointelegraph, Jesse Spiro, global head of policy at Chainalysis, says that transparency and analytics help fight ‘wild west’ image of crypto Cointelegraph.com News

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Guidemaster: The best back-to-school gadgets you can buy in 2019

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images/picture alliance) That time of year is, inevitably, here again—that time humans ages seven to 21 dread but their parents love. Every back-to-school season sends would-be students scrambling to figure out what things they need to make another year of education as streamlined as possible, and those solutions can look different for each and every student. We ...

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Court Instructs Craig Wright to Distribute Billions to Plaintiffs

On August 26, the self-proclaimed Bitcoin inventor, Craig Wright, was ordered by Southern District Court of Florida to distribute half of his BTC holdings and intellectual property assets from prior to 2014. According to the Kleiman estate attorney Vel Freedman, the family has waited a long time for the ruling and they believe things are headed in the right direction. ...

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Ethereum Classic (ETC) Suddenly Rockets 30% in a Week But Why?

While Ethereum has been in the middle of a bit of flux due to the halving and other associated factors, Ethereum Classic has been surging. The coin jumped by as much as 30% over the past week and much of the gains have been due to the slew of positive news that has come about with relation to Ethereum Classic. ...

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Ripple (XRP) Popularity Remains Despite the Price Slump in 2019

Over the past years, Ripple (XRP) has grown into one of the world’s top cryptocurrencies and has firmly established itself as the third biggest crypto in the world in terms of market capitalization. That being said, XRP has been one of the worst-performing cryptos this year, despite the fact that almost the entire market has been in the middle of ...

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Facebook Hires Lobbying Firm to Ease Regulatory Pressure on Libra

Facebook is working with a Washington-based lobbying firm to wrestle with the regulatory pushback sparked by its planned in-app global cryptocurrency Cointelegraph.com News

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