Palestine considering bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies

Palestine considering bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies

As Palestine looks to free itself from Israel’s economic grasp, the country’s monetary authority is floating the idea of creating its own cryptocurrency

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Bitcoin still king of the hill amid fear, uncertainty and doubt

Bitcoin still king of the hill amid fear, uncertainty and doubt

With all the fear-mongering going on in the media these days, it’s almost hard to forget how far we’ve come. Bitcoin remains king of the hill, further revealing its anti-fragile nature.

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Crypto in countries without currencies – Ecuador

Crypto in countries without currencies – Ecuador

As one of the 50 countries across the world without its own currency, Ecuador has been making an effort to create a digital state-sponsored legal tender

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ICOs seek refuge in renowned tax havens: From Gibraltar to Isle of Man

ICOs seek refuge in renowned tax havens: From Gibraltar to Isle of Man

As fire and fury reign down on ICOs from media, government officials, and naysayers, these renowned tax havens offer a bit of refuge

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KakaoTalk’s Stocks Platform Operator to Launch a Cryptocurrency Exchange With Bittrex

KakaoTalk’s Stocks Platform Operator to Launch a Cryptocurrency Exchange With Bittrex

Earlier this week, Dunamu, the operator of Kakao’s KakaoStock, announced the launch of South Korean cryptocurrency exchange, UpBit which has been created in partnership with leading cryptocurrency trading platform Bittrex. According to the UpBit development team, all 111 cryptocurrencies that are currently listed on Bittrex will be integrated into UpBit. Kakao, the parent company of […]

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With $9.7 trillion of untradeable coal, North Korea turns to bitcoin

With $9.7 trillion of untradeable coal, North Korea turns to bitcoin

With an abundance of coal it can’t sell and a strong appetite for bitcoin, could Kim Jong-Un be experimenting with a new form of mining?

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Bahrain “Open to Bitcoin” and Blockchain

Bahrain “Open to Bitcoin” and Blockchain

Bahrain is closely looking at digital currencies. According to Khalid Al Rumaihi, the chief executive of the Economic Development Board of Bahrain, the Bahrain’s finance ministry is keen on adopting digital currencies and had even suggested that Bahrain could issue “bonds on a digital currency.” In response to a query at the MIT Innovation Forum […]

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Atomic Swaps: How this affects Bitcoin

Atomic Swaps: How this affects Bitcoin

Here’s an explanation of what atomic swaps are, how this affects Bitcoin and what we can expect going forward.

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Web 3.0’s online marketplace is here – OpenBazaar 2.0 beta release

Web 3.0’s online marketplace is here – OpenBazaar 2.0 beta release

The real beauty of OpenBazaar 2.0 is the invincible status afforded by the decentralized architecture: there is no Ulbricht to take down, no middlemen, and no fees.

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Where banks fail, blockchain companies step-up

Where banks fail, blockchain companies step-up

In a world where the rate of unbanked and underbanked citizens has become a serious cause for concern, blockchain services appear to perfectly slot in as ideal solutions to the developmental problems

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