South Korean Government Will Regulate Bitcoin Exchanges, Refutes Ban Rumors

South Korean Government Will Regulate Bitcoin Exchanges, Refutes Ban Rumors

The South Korean government has officially refuted various reports on the possibility of a cryptocurrency trading ban within the country. On Wednesday, December 13th, the South Korean government, central bank, and financial authorities had held an emer…

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Senior Vice President of eBay: We Are ‘Seriously Considering’ Accepting Bitcoin

Senior Vice President of eBay: We Are ‘Seriously Considering’ Accepting Bitcoin

The senior vice president of eBay Americas has said that it is ‘seriously considering’ accepting bitcoin as a payment method. Speaking to Yahoo! Finance, Scott Cutler, said that while the company was thinking about it, they are ‘not quite there yet.’ H…

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Prominent Investor: Why Jamie Dimon Insisted on Calling Bitcoin a Fraud

Prominent Investor: Why Jamie Dimon Insisted on Calling Bitcoin a Fraud

Over the last year, Jamie Dimon, CEO of JPMorgan, the largest bank in the global finance sector with a market valuation of over $367 billion, has publicly expressed his opposition to bitcoin, falsely describing the cryptocurrency as a fraud and a money…

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With Ethereum and Bitcoin Reaching All-Time Highs, Hacking Attacks Will Increase

With Ethereum and Bitcoin Reaching All-Time Highs, Hacking Attacks Will Increase

The market valuation of bitcoin and Ethereum have reached new all-time highs, and investors including billionaire hedge fund legend Mike Novogratz believe the two cryptocurrencies could at least triple in value by the end of 2018. Amidst strong rallies…

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Standpoint’s Ronnie Moas Raises Bitcoin Price Prediction to $14,000 for 2018

Standpoint’s Ronnie Moas Raises Bitcoin Price Prediction to $14,000 for 2018

With bitcoin’s value continuing its upward trajectory, the founder of Standpoint Research has revised his 2018 bitcoin price prediction from $11,000 to $14,000. In a note to clients on Monday, Ronnie Moas, wrote: “There have been many positive de…

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Roger Ver: ‘I Hold the Majority of My Cryptocoin Wealth in Bitcoin Cash’

Roger Ver: ‘I Hold the Majority of My Cryptocoin Wealth in Bitcoin Cash’

On a recent episode of The Crypto Show, longtime Bitcoin angel investor and Bitcoin.com CEO Roger Ver, who has been referred to as “Bitcoin Jesus” due to his early adoption and advocacy of the technology, shared his thoughts on Bitcoin Cash, which is a…

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A New Bitcoin Scaling Solution: Better Infrastructure For Micropayments

A New Bitcoin Scaling Solution: Better Infrastructure For Micropayments

Over the past two years, the majority of bitcoin developers in both the open-source development community and private sector have advocated for the integration of second-layer payment channels like Lightning, to enable micropayments or small transactio…

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Bitcoin May End Up being a Bigger Idea than Amazon or Apple, Says Ark Investment Management

Bitcoin May End Up being a Bigger Idea than Amazon or Apple, Says Ark Investment Management

Bitcoin may be a bigger idea than Amazon or Apple. That’s according to Catherine Wood, CEO and CIO of Ark Investment Management, and reporters from The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg. In a PBS interview, with Charlie Rose, they spoke about the futur…

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The war on the petrodollar through Bitcoin

The war on the petrodollar through Bitcoin

As the largest economic powers in the world vie for power, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are leaving the petrodollar increasingly vulnerable

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Why Bitcoin Could One Day Replace ATMs

Why Bitcoin Could One Day Replace ATMs

Tony Gallippi, co-founder and executive chairman at BitPay, a leading bitcoin payments processing platform for merchants, revealed that ATMs in Las Vegas are charging over $124 in transaction fees for withdrawals through debit cards. Though there was n…

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