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Korean Exchange Youbit May Avert Bankruptcy ? Members Have 3 Options

Korean Exchange Youbit May Avert Bankruptcy ? Members Have 3 Options

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https://news.bitcoin.com/korean-exchange-youbit-bankruptcy-members-options/
on 2017-12-30 21:06:42

South Korean exchange Youbit filed bankruptcy last week but has now come up with additional options to pay back its members. The exchange is asking them to vote between three options. Also read: Russian Regulators Draft Law to Restrict Crypto Mining, Payments, and Token Sales Youbit’s Bankruptcy Filing Youbit exchange’s operator Yaffian filed bankruptcy on December […]
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Pesetacoin, One Step Closer to Becoming a Day to Day Currency for the Spanish Population

Pesetacoin, One Step Closer to Becoming a Day to Day Currency for the Spanish Population

found at
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/12/30/pesetacoin-spanish-cryptocurrency/
on 2017-12-30 21:00:34

Pesetacoin has gained a lot of traction in the last year, and for the right reasons. The cryptocurrency gained popularity as it helps the Spanish population make use of an alternative currency which is not Bitcoin, which is known for its technical challenges. The Pesetacoin is designed keeping the needs and sentiments of Spaniards in … Continue reading Pesetacoin, One Step Closer to Becoming a Day to Day Currency for the Spanish Population
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Blockchain lottery platform Kibo Lotto builds momentum ahead of launch by distributing $13 million among token holders

Blockchain lottery platform Kibo Lotto builds momentum ahead of launch by distributing $13 million among token holders

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http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/12/30/blockchain-lottery-kibo-launch/
on 2017-12-30 21:09:46

In recent months the technology and finance industries have been in flux with the activities of new companies finding novel use cases for blockchain technology and the parallel rise in the value of cryptocurrencies. One company is ramping up its plans for a launch of its blockchain lottery platform, which has been a year in … Continue reading Blockchain lottery platform Kibo Lotto builds momentum ahead of launch by distributing $13 million among token holders
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PR: Alibaba and eBay?s Representatives Support Global Marketplace Storiqa

PR: Alibaba and eBay?s Representatives Support Global Marketplace Storiqa

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/pr-alibaba-and-ebays-representatives-support-global-marketplace-storiqa/
on 2017-12-30 19:30:07

Storiqa launched its token sale on November 28, 2017, and has exceeded its soft cap and has reached more than $6 million.
Storiqa aims to provide the ways of digital trading and destroy all the borders between buyers and sellers. It is the marketplace which supports cryptocurrency and smart-contracts. Due to using of blockchain technology, Storiqa has the lowest transaction and business costs. It also helps to make purchasing processes simplest in the world that every SME can start selling goods globally in one hour.
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Markets Update: BTC Value Against the Dollar Continues to Slide

Markets Update: BTC Value Against the Dollar Continues to Slide

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https://news.bitcoin.com/markets-update-btc-value-against-the-dollar-continues-to-slide/
on 2017-12-30 18:30:13

Another holiday cryptocurrency market slump is here as bitcoin, and a broad swathe of other digital assets, are hitting new lows during New Year’s Eve weekend. On Saturday, December 30 around 7am EDT, the price of bitcoin (BTC) touched a low of $12,240 across global exchanges after coasting along at $14,300 for most of Friday’s […]
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Trading Tip `The Wall´ ? Absurd Profits from Zclassic a.k.a. Bitcoin Private

Trading Tip `The Wall´ ? Absurd Profits from Zclassic a.k.a. Bitcoin Private

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https://news.bitcoin.com/trading-tip-the-wall-absurd-profits-from-zclassic-a-k-a-bitcoin-private/
on 2017-12-30 18:00:59

In just 3 months, the price of Zclassic (ZCL) has increased by +5,768%. In this post, I’ll give some background to what Zclassic is and try to explain what is going on with it. Also read: The Art of Buying the Dip A Quick History Lesson on Zclassic Zcash (ZEC) is a privacy-centric cryptocurrency that launched […]
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Is this Google Chrome Extension Secretly Using Your Device to Mine Cryptocurrency?

Is this Google Chrome Extension Secretly Using Your Device to Mine Cryptocurrency?

found at
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/12/30/google-chrome-extension-secretly-using-device-mine-cryptocurrency/
on 2017-12-30 18:11:54

With the price of cryptocurrencies reaching new highs in 2017, the incentive for nefarious actors to devise innovative methods of acquiring them is also rising. One such technique uses a program known as CoinHive to secretly mine for digital currencies on the machines of unsuspecting users. According to a post on Bleeping Computer, a Google … Continue reading Is this Google Chrome Extension Secretly Using Your Device to Mine Cryptocurrency?
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The Satoshi Revolution ? Chapter 3: Exchanges ? Exchanging Liberty for Convenience? (Part 6)

The Satoshi Revolution ? Chapter 3: Exchanges ? Exchanging Liberty for Convenience? (Part 6)

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https://news.bitcoin.com/the-satoshi-revolution-chapter-3-exchanges-exchanging-liberty-for-convenience-part-6/
on 2017-12-30 17:00:18

The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations. Section 1 : The Trusted Third Party Problem Chapter 3: Trying to Undo Satoshi by Wendy McElroy Exchanges – Exchanging Liberty for Convenience? (Chapter 3, Part 6) The best “TTP” of all is one that does not exist, but the necessity for which has been eliminated by […]
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Russian Crypto Expert Released After Allegedly Being Kidnapped

Russian Crypto Expert Released After Allegedly Being Kidnapped

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/russian-crypto-expert-released-after-allegedly-being-kidnapped/
on 2017-12-30 14:30:58

Pavel Lerner, the Russian IT specialist kidnapped by masked men near his Kiev office on Tuesday, has been released after reportedly paying a bitcoin ransom worth more than a million in USD. This sum and payment has not been confirmed. Exmo’s executive was dropped off on a roadside by his attackers and is in a […]
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Ripple Gains 1,000% in One Month ? Now the Second Largest Cryptocurrency

Ripple Gains 1,000% in One Month ? Now the Second Largest Cryptocurrency

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https://news.bitcoin.com/ripple-ripple-gains-1000-in-one-month-now-the-second-largest-cryptocurrency/
on 2017-12-30 13:55:57

Today, the total market capitalization of Ripple exceeded $100 billion for the first time ever. This milestone makes Ripple the first cryptocurrency other than bitcoin to break into the 12-figure threshold, and positions it as the second largest crypto by total market capitalization. Also Read: Markets Update: Bitcoin Markets Retrace to the $15,000 Area Ripple […]
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Umfrage: 73% der Russen wollen ihre Krypto-Investitionen steigern

Umfrage: 73% der Russen wollen ihre Krypto-Investitionen steigern

found at
http://coinwelt.de/2017/12/umfrage-73-der-russen-wollen-ihre-krypto-investitionen-steigern/
on 2017-12-30 12:35:41

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Eine neue Umfrage in Russland ergab, dass 73% der Befragten Russen erwarten, dass sie ihre Investitionen in Kryptowährungen im nächsten Jahr steigern werden. Außerdem erklärten 49%, dass sie Kryptowährungen, allen voran Bitcoin, gern als Geschenk erhalten würden. 49% freuen sich über Krypto-Geschenke Das russische Portal Hi Tech Mail hat eine Umfrage zum Thema Geschenke durchgeführt. …
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ICOs 2018: Der Start auf den Start

ICOs 2018: Der Start auf den Start

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https://www.btc-echo.de/ico-2018-kolumne/
on 2017-12-30 12:00:41

Das Wort “Blockchain” hat es vermutlich bereits in den Mainstream geschafft. Und ICOs scheinen, es ihr als Herzstück gleichzutun. Ein Rückblick auf 2017 und ein Ausblick auf das (ICO-)Jahr 2018. 2017: Der Tokensale-Durchbruch Wohl kaum ein Finanzierungsmodell konnte sich so schnell in dieser Marktgröße etablieren und selbst verändern wie ICOs. Während Token Sales noch im […]BTC-ECHO

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Australian Freeze: Big Aussie Banks Denying Bitcoiners

Australian Freeze: Big Aussie Banks Denying Bitcoiners

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https://news.bitcoin.com/australian-freeze-big-aussie-banks-denying-bitcoiners/
on 2017-12-30 12:00:10

Bitcoiners in Australia claim banks are on purpose freezing their bank accounts, disallowing exchange transfers, and at least one exchange is over-reacting to the freeze. They’re so unnerved they’ve done what any good crypto enthusiast does: air it all on social media and in comment threads.   Also read: Bitcoin’s Value — Like Beauty — Is […]
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PR: Prediction Markets Delphy Announces International Expansion

PR: Prediction Markets Delphy Announces International Expansion

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https://news.bitcoin.com/pr-prediction-markets-delphy-announces-international-expansion/
on 2017-12-30 11:30:26

Delphy Platform to be launched for China Market in February 2018
• Delphy Hires Fox Holt GE executive as Vice President Business Development to lead international expansion
Delphy Foundation, the only predictions markets company headquartered in China, today announced the company’s international expansion plans. Delphy foundation aims to significantly enhance its’ geographic presence in Americas, Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific region to grow its customer base for the much-anticipated launch of the Delphy platform.
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Die Krypto-Börse Poloniex führt neue Anforderungen ein

Die Krypto-Börse Poloniex führt neue Anforderungen ein

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/die-krypto-boerse-poloniex-fuehrt-neue-anforderungen-ein/
on 2017-12-30 10:30:45

Eine der am längsten laufenden „Cryptocurrency-Only“-Börsen Poloniex leitet derzeit Schritte ein, um seine Kundenregistrierungsprozesse mit denen der breiteren Industrien in Einklang zu bringen. Am 27. Dezember gab der in den USA basierte Börsen-Service Poloniex bekannt, dass demnächst alle alten Konten deaktiviert werden, es sei denn, diese Benutzer führen denselben Verifizierungsprozess durch wie die neueren Benutzer […]BTC-ECHO

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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Privacy Coins

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Privacy Coins

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https://news.bitcoin.com/everything-ever-wanted-know-privacy-coins/
on 2017-12-30 09:30:58

With over 50 privacy coins on the market, purveyors of anonymous transactions are spoilt for choice. This smorgasbord of privacy-centric coins can be a little overwhelming though. To help you pick the best of the bunch, here’s our rundown of the main contenders. Also read: Meet ‘Cash Shuffle’, the Privacy-Centric Protocol for Bitcoin Cash How Privacy […]
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The New Revolution in Blockchain Development: Fabric Token

The New Revolution in Blockchain Development: Fabric Token

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http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/12/30/new-revolution-blockchain-development-fabric-token/
on 2017-12-30 08:44:23

The use of blockchain technology is increasing rapidly across industries. Thanks to the cryptocurrency technology’s ability to create an efficient, secure and fool-proof system with room for automation. However, a glimpse at the entire ecosystem and the adoption rate, one can easily spot the challenges that are currently being faced by various organizations when it … Continue reading The New Revolution in Blockchain Development: Fabric Token
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Surveys: 73% of Russians Will Increase Crypto Investments

Surveys: 73% of Russians Will Increase Crypto Investments

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/surveys-73-of-russians-will-increase-crypto-investments/
on 2017-12-30 07:05:53

A recent survey shows that 49% of Russians want to receive cryptocurrency as gifts, with a large percentage specifying bitcoin. As cryptocurrencies grow in popularity, another survey reveals 73% of Russian investors expect to increase their cryptocurrency holdings next year. Also read: Russian Regulators Draft Law to Restrict Crypto Mining, Payments, and Token Sales 49% Want […]
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Thailand?s Year of Bitcoin Ends with Central Bank Education Push

Thailand?s Year of Bitcoin Ends with Central Bank Education Push

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https://news.bitcoin.com/thailands-year-of-bitcoin-ends-with-central-bank-education-push/
on 2017-12-30 04:05:40

This week the Kingdom of Thailand announced its major regulators would team up in order to better educate its people about the world’s most popular cryptocurrency, bitcoin, openly worrying it might be a Ponzi scheme. This comes after its central bank issued reminders the digital asset was not legal tender. And so The Year of […]
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Japan Approves New Bitcoin Exchange as Adoption Grows and Peers Expand Overseas

Japan Approves New Bitcoin Exchange as Adoption Grows and Peers Expand Overseas

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https://news.bitcoin.com/japan-approves-new-bitcoin-exchange-adoption-grows-peers-expand-overseas/
on 2017-12-30 02:00:43

The Japanese financial regulator has approved one more cryptocurrency exchange, making it the 16th exchange to be licensed. As competition intensifies, some local exchanges are branching abroad in search for more volume and liquidity. Meanwhile, more merchants are embracing bitcoin. Also read: Russian Regulators Draft Law to Restrict Crypto Mining, Payments, and Token Sales Another Bitcoin […]
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