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Cryptocurrency Entrepreneur Brock Pierce To Run For President Of US

Brock Pierce, the serial entrepreneur and co-founder of Tether (the stablecoin), is now a U.S. Presidential candidate, and will be one of the many angling to contest with President Donald Trump this November. He will be running as an independent. Brock  Pierce To Run for President Brock will be campaigning, convincing citizens for votes with

Brock Pierce, the serial entrepreneur and co-founder of Tether (the stablecoin), is now a U.S. Presidential candidate, and will be one of the many angling to contest with President Donald Trump this November. He will be running as an independent. Brock  Pierce To Run for President Brock will be campaigning, convincing citizens for votes with

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Lithuania To Issue LBCOIN Tradable With Physical Silver Coins

Faced with low use of hard cash and the threat of private firms issuing stablecoins to compete with legal tender, the Bank of Lithuania (BOL) will this month launch a central-bank backed digital currency (CBDC) collectible called the LBCOIN as per a Reuters report, July 2, 2020.  Details Of LBCOIN To Be Issued by Lithuania 24,000 LBCOINs

Faced with low use of hard cash and the threat of private firms issuing stablecoins to compete with legal tender, the Bank of Lithuania (BOL) will this month launch a central-bank backed digital currency (CBDC) collectible called the LBCOIN as per a Reuters report, July 2, 2020.  Details Of LBCOIN To Be Issued by Lithuania 24,000 LBCOINs

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dx exchange
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DEX Trading Volumes Rose 144%, UniSwap’s Volume Hits 6X Growth

Year-to-date, decentralized exchanges (DEXes) trading volumes rose 144 percent as per the latest DappRadar report released on July 2, 2020. Most noteworthy was the sharp spike in UniSwap’s trading volumes which rose 6x year-to-date as Kyber Network, spurred by recent upgrades not only attracted new traders but witnessed a 2.2X increment within the same period. Ethereum Decentralized Exchanges On A Roll

Year-to-date, decentralized exchanges (DEXes) trading volumes rose 144 percent as per the latest DappRadar report released on July 2, 2020. Most noteworthy was the sharp spike in UniSwap’s trading volumes which rose 6x year-to-date as Kyber Network, spurred by recent upgrades not only attracted new traders but witnessed a 2.2X increment within the same period. Ethereum Decentralized Exchanges On A Roll

Ethereum ETH
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Ethereum ETH
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Transition To Proof of Stake Must To Boost Ethereum Prices : Analyst

For the ETH price to pump, Qiao Wang—a serial startup investor and advisor, says the migration to Proof-of-Stake (Beacon Chain) must be seamless. It will also be a bonus for holders if Ethereum developers fix its monetary policy. Without these two, he observes, there are no major fundamentals to drive prices in the immediate and

For the ETH price to pump, Qiao Wang—a serial startup investor and advisor, says the migration to Proof-of-Stake (Beacon Chain) must be seamless. It will also be a bonus for holders if Ethereum developers fix its monetary policy. Without these two, he observes, there are no major fundamentals to drive prices in the immediate and

cardano
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cardano
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Cardano’s Emurgo Partners With Travala To Drive ADA adoption

Emurgo–the business development wing of Cardano, is partnering with Travala–a blockchain-based platform for online hotel and accommodation booking  that supports an array of cryptocurrencies.  The announcement was made on June 30, 2020, and the deal will see Travala list ADA—the native currency of Cardano, as one of the supported digital assets.  As part of their marketing, all users

Emurgo–the business development wing of Cardano, is partnering with Travala–a blockchain-based platform for online hotel and accommodation booking  that supports an array of cryptocurrencies.  The announcement was made on June 30, 2020, and the deal will see Travala list ADA—the native currency of Cardano, as one of the supported digital assets.  As part of their marketing, all users

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ethereum
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New Ethereum 2.0 Multi Client Testnet “Altona” Released

In a new milestone for Ethereum and Vitalik Buterin, the Altona network simulator has been rolled out. However, the main difference this time around is that it will be multi-client and four clients: Prysmatic Labs, Sigma Prime, Nimbus, and Pegasys, are involved. Depending on the success of this test network, there will be one more test network

In a new milestone for Ethereum and Vitalik Buterin, the Altona network simulator has been rolled out. However, the main difference this time around is that it will be multi-client and four clients: Prysmatic Labs, Sigma Prime, Nimbus, and Pegasys, are involved. Depending on the success of this test network, there will be one more test network

Bitcoin
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Bitcoin
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Why Govt.’s Might Kill Crypto If Bitcoin Becomes Successful?

The founder of Quantum Fund, Jim Rodgers, fears that the success of Bitcoin—and cryptocurrencies as viable alternatives to fiat, will force the hand of governments. In his assessment, if Bitcoin becomes mainstream, governments will have no option but to “kill” crypto and reinstate the much-needed control since they have the advantage as “gun bearers.” Bitcoin

The founder of Quantum Fund, Jim Rodgers, fears that the success of Bitcoin—and cryptocurrencies as viable alternatives to fiat, will force the hand of governments. In his assessment, if Bitcoin becomes mainstream, governments will have no option but to “kill” crypto and reinstate the much-needed control since they have the advantage as “gun bearers.” Bitcoin

Chuck E Cheese Bitcoin
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Chuck E Cheese Bitcoin
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One Year after Deriding Bitcoin, Chuck E Cheese Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Chuck E Cheese, a restaurant chain, has been described as “adored” and a “Mecca for children.” Barely a year after falling into the Bitcoin trap– ridiculing the world’s most valuable coin when the co-founder of Product Hunt innocently compared its token with BTC, the chain is broke.  In July 2019, the restaurant’s official Twitter account

Chuck E Cheese, a restaurant chain, has been described as “adored” and a “Mecca for children.” Barely a year after falling into the Bitcoin trap– ridiculing the world’s most valuable coin when the co-founder of Product Hunt innocently compared its token with BTC, the chain is broke.  In July 2019, the restaurant’s official Twitter account

New York Bitlicense Crypto Rules
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New York Bitlicense Crypto Rules
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New York May Soon Ease Stringent Bitlicense Crypto Rules

There could be changes to the stringent “Bitlicense” rules of New York after fresh assessment by The New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) as reported by Reuters on June 24, 2020. Reports indicate that the main financial regulator in the cosmopolitan city may tweak rules, subsequently eliminating hurdles faced by virtual currency businesses looking to set base

There could be changes to the stringent “Bitlicense” rules of New York after fresh assessment by The New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) as reported by Reuters on June 24, 2020. Reports indicate that the main financial regulator in the cosmopolitan city may tweak rules, subsequently eliminating hurdles faced by virtual currency businesses looking to set base

Blockchain China Chainlink
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Blockchain China Chainlink
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China’s National Blockchain Services Network (BSN) Is Integrating Chainlink

In a move that further cements the importance of vetted, real-world data, China’s Blockchain Services Network (BSN) will integrate Chainlink and its vast network of decentralized oracle systems to governments, enterprise and individual decentralized applications (dApps) running on the BSN via the IRITA interchain service hub, as per a press release on June 23, 2020. SNZ Pool,

In a move that further cements the importance of vetted, real-world data, China’s Blockchain Services Network (BSN) will integrate Chainlink and its vast network of decentralized oracle systems to governments, enterprise and individual decentralized applications (dApps) running on the BSN via the IRITA interchain service hub, as per a press release on June 23, 2020. SNZ Pool,

Barcelona BAR Socios
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Barcelona BAR Socios
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Post Tokenizing, Barcelona (BAR) Raises Whopping $1.3 M In Two Hours

The Barcelona ($BAR) Fan Tokens which were available for sale on Chilliz and Socios earlier today were grabbed in two hours helping the club raise a whopping $1.3 million. Specifically, $777k worth of BAR tokens were moved through the Chillz exchanges in the first two minutes as over 4,000 crypto enthusiasts and Barcelona fans from

The Barcelona ($BAR) Fan Tokens which were available for sale on Chilliz and Socios earlier today were grabbed in two hours helping the club raise a whopping $1.3 million. Specifically, $777k worth of BAR tokens were moved through the Chillz exchanges in the first two minutes as over 4,000 crypto enthusiasts and Barcelona fans from

PayPal Venmo Crypto
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PayPal Venmo Crypto
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PayPal And Venmo May Support Crypto Trade By Sep. 2020

PayPal withdrew from the Facebook-led Libra association in October 2019. But if anonymous sources are to be believed, it appears the $199 billion Fintech Company may launch a crypto platform enabling their 350 million customers to buy and sell cryptocurrencies in the coming weeks reports CoinDesk, June 22, 2020. PayPal Might Offer Support For Crypto Trading

PayPal withdrew from the Facebook-led Libra association in October 2019. But if anonymous sources are to be believed, it appears the $199 billion Fintech Company may launch a crypto platform enabling their 350 million customers to buy and sell cryptocurrencies in the coming weeks reports CoinDesk, June 22, 2020. PayPal Might Offer Support For Crypto Trading

Ethereum ETH Dapp Activity
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Ethereum ETH Dapp Activity
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Ethereum Miners Vote To Raise Gas Limit To 12.5 Million

There are three main aspects of Ethereum: Gas, Gas Limits, and Gas price. All of these are tracked by developers. If Bitcoin evolved to be a peer-to-peer network and electronic money, Ethereum is a distributed network for creatives seeking to deploy decentralized applications (dApps) enabled by a virtual machine. Since fees must be paid, Gas

There are three main aspects of Ethereum: Gas, Gas Limits, and Gas price. All of these are tracked by developers. If Bitcoin evolved to be a peer-to-peer network and electronic money, Ethereum is a distributed network for creatives seeking to deploy decentralized applications (dApps) enabled by a virtual machine. Since fees must be paid, Gas

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crypto debit card
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Payment Giant Wirecard Missing $2.1 B On Balance Sheet

Wirecard, a Munich-based payment giant and the issuer of Crypto.com cards, is in trouble. Fears of its financial health have sparked a dump of its stock (GER: WDI)—listed at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange–after Ernest Young (EY), one of the top 4 auditing firms, discovered that it had misrepresented $2.1 billion of cash on its balance

Wirecard, a Munich-based payment giant and the issuer of Crypto.com cards, is in trouble. Fears of its financial health have sparked a dump of its stock (GER: WDI)—listed at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange–after Ernest Young (EY), one of the top 4 auditing firms, discovered that it had misrepresented $2.1 billion of cash on its balance

XRP
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Former CFTC Chairman Says Ripple [XRP] Is Not A Security

Christopher Giancarlo, the former U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), has published a detailed article at the International Financial Law Review on June 17, 2020, dubbed the Cryptocurrencies and US securities laws: beyond Bitcoin and ether, claiming that XRP, the native currency of the XRPL ledger, is a utility. Just like BTC and ETH, they don’t fall under

Christopher Giancarlo, the former U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), has published a detailed article at the International Financial Law Review on June 17, 2020, dubbed the Cryptocurrencies and US securities laws: beyond Bitcoin and ether, claiming that XRP, the native currency of the XRPL ledger, is a utility. Just like BTC and ETH, they don’t fall under

Arcane research
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Arcane research
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Paxful Trading Volumes Exceeds LocalBitcoins’ For The First Time In History: Research

Competition in the peer-to-peer crypto trading scene is stiff. Two of the top contenders, Paxful and LocalBitcoins, are prominent features. Arcane Research, on June 17, 2020, revealed that for the first time, Paxful trading volumes have surpassed those of LocalBitcoins.  This is a remarkable feat for the P2P trading platform which has not only been consistent over

Competition in the peer-to-peer crypto trading scene is stiff. Two of the top contenders, Paxful and LocalBitcoins, are prominent features. Arcane Research, on June 17, 2020, revealed that for the first time, Paxful trading volumes have surpassed those of LocalBitcoins.  This is a remarkable feat for the P2P trading platform which has not only been consistent over

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Bitcoin ETF: VanEck Releases A Thematic ETF For Esport Investing

Esport is the new cool. Taking advantage of the buzz around Blockchain and ordinary video gaming, VanEck Europe has announced a thematic ETF for video games and eSport, a sub-sector which the firm says has potential with a projected multi-billion valuation in years to come.  VanEck Europe Announces Thematic ETF VanEck is a global investment

Esport is the new cool. Taking advantage of the buzz around Blockchain and ordinary video gaming, VanEck Europe has announced a thematic ETF for video games and eSport, a sub-sector which the firm says has potential with a projected multi-billion valuation in years to come.  VanEck Europe Announces Thematic ETF VanEck is a global investment

FED Money Printing Bitcoin is Superior
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FED Money Printing Bitcoin is Superior
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US FED To Purchase Corporate Bonds At 3.5X That Of Bitcoin Market Cap

The U.S. Federal Reserve (FED) is getting more aggressive in its interventionist measures. CNBC, on June 15, 2020, reported that the central bank will foray into corporate credit as the program buys $750 billion worth of debt from stressed BBB- or /Baa3-rated companies at any other time. This is almost 3.5X of Bitcoin’s market cap, adding functions

The U.S. Federal Reserve (FED) is getting more aggressive in its interventionist measures. CNBC, on June 15, 2020, reported that the central bank will foray into corporate credit as the program buys $750 billion worth of debt from stressed BBB- or /Baa3-rated companies at any other time. This is almost 3.5X of Bitcoin’s market cap, adding functions

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BTC
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As Bitcoin Prices Plunged To $9k, $32 Million Worth Of BTC Withdrawn From Exchanges

The price of Bitcoin is influenced by many variables. There is the demand side, regulations, and the effect of miners. Earlier today, as Bitcoin prices slid to below $9,000, a whopping 3,486 coins (over $32 million) were moved from different cryptocurrency exchanges.  Coinbase Received 987 BTC In the Last 24 Hrs This is according to data

The price of Bitcoin is influenced by many variables. There is the demand side, regulations, and the effect of miners. Earlier today, as Bitcoin prices slid to below $9,000, a whopping 3,486 coins (over $32 million) were moved from different cryptocurrency exchanges.  Coinbase Received 987 BTC In the Last 24 Hrs This is according to data

ripple
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ripple
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Ripple’s xCurrent Saves Up-to $400 B/Year For Saudi Arabia’s Monetary Authority

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Monetary Authority (SAMA) has drastically cut down on costs, saving up to $400 billion a year following its decision to upgrade and modernize its payments system. The decision saw SAMA rope in Ripple and incorporated one of its three main solutions, the xCurrent, as a way of easing transactions between

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Monetary Authority (SAMA) has drastically cut down on costs, saving up to $400 billion a year following its decision to upgrade and modernize its payments system. The decision saw SAMA rope in Ripple and incorporated one of its three main solutions, the xCurrent, as a way of easing transactions between