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Bitcoin Payments Are on the Rise in the Baltics

Bitcoin Payments Are on the Rise in the Baltics

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/bitcoin-payments-are-on-the-rise-in-the-baltics/
on 2018-04-23 00:00:49
Cryptocurrencies are gaining popularity in the Baltic states where no comprehensive regulations have been introduced yet. Businesses from multiple sectors, including real estate, online trade, the hospitality industry, and even healthcare, are taking advantage of crypto payments. Some companies from the region are already offering their services globally.    Also read: Blind Denial of Cryptocurrencies […]
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This Week in Bitcoin: Taxes, Forks, Pranks and Porn

This Week in Bitcoin: Taxes, Forks, Pranks and Porn

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/this-week-in-bitcoin-taxes-forks-pranks-and-porn/
on 2018-04-22 23:30:08
Bitcoin in Brief is your roundup of everything that matters from the all over the vast cryptosphere that you might have missed. This week’s daily editions included stories about taxes, forks, pranks, porn and so much more. This weekly edition will bring you up to speed with everything covered; just make sure you keep up. […]
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Markets Update: Bitcoin Cash Prices Up Over 60% This Week

Markets Update: Bitcoin Cash Prices Up Over 60% This Week

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/markets-update-bitcoin-cash-prices-up-over-60-this-week/
on 2018-04-22 23:00:08
The price of Bitcoin (BCH) has spiked considerably over the past two weeks as the decentralized cryptocurrency’s market has just captured a $20Bn capitalization. The market value of BCH is currently hovering around $1,250 per coin and the digital asset commands close to $1Bn in trades over the past 24-hours. Also read: ‘Coindaddy’ Another Crypto-Rapper Rhymes […]
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NEO, EOS, Litecoin, IOTA and Stellar: Technical Analysis April 23, 2018

NEO, EOS, Litecoin, IOTA and Stellar: Technical Analysis April 23, 2018

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/22/neo-eos-litecoin-iota-stellar-analysis-11/
on 2018-04-22 23:03:26
Undoubtedly, besides IOTA which is gaining due to Hannover Messe events, most coins like NEO, Litecoin, Stellar Lumens and EOS are stagnant and trading within narrow ranges. They are actually retesting the middle BB and should bears overcome support, we anticipate corrections especially in NEO and Litecoin trading pairs. Let’s have a look at these…
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Bitcoin Versus Government Money: One is Clearly Superior

Bitcoin Versus Government Money: One is Clearly Superior

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/bitcoin-versus-government-money/
on 2018-04-22 22:00:13
Half of nearly all transactions involve money, a medium of exchange (MOE). For almost everyone, one of those halves has always been derived, considered, instituted by governments. Also known as fiat, government money, notes, they appear to us as inevitable, right as rain, plainly self evident. However, for the first time in a long time, […]
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?Coindaddy? Another Crypto-Rapper Rhymes About Bitcoin Life

?Coindaddy? Another Crypto-Rapper Rhymes About Bitcoin Life

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/coindaddy-another-crypto-rapper-rhymes-about-bitcoin-life/
on 2018-04-22 20:00:52
Just last month news.Bitcoin.com chatted with the hip-hop artist ‘Lil’ Windex’ the Canadian rapper who made headlines last month for his rhymes about bitcoin cash. Now there is another rapper, from San Francisco, called ‘Coindaddy,’ an artist who has been coined a “Weird Al Yankovic” of cryptocurrency rap. Also read: An In-Depth Interview With Rob Hustle […]
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PR: Essentia to Become First Blockchain Based Solution from Finnish Government Through Collaboration with MTK

PR: Essentia to Become First Blockchain Based Solution from Finnish Government Through Collaboration with MTK

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/pr-essentia-to-become-first-blockchain-based-solution-from-finnish-government-through-collaboration-with-mtk/
on 2018-04-22 19:30:03
It hasn’t been long since we offered the Dutch government a blockchain based solution for the border control issue, as we believe that introducing real world use cases is the way towards mainstream adoption of blockchain technology.
In March 2018, Essentia attended four meetings with representatives of the Finnish MTK organization, discussing possible ways of utilizing the Essentia framework.
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Bitpay Adds Bitcoin Cash Support to Checkout Point-of-Sale App

Bitpay Adds Bitcoin Cash Support to Checkout Point-of-Sale App

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/bitpay-adds-bitcoin-cash-support-to-checkout-point-of-sale-app/
on 2018-04-22 18:00:37
Bitcoin cash is continuing to gather more support among users and service providers, with the latest example coming from Bitpay. The service now allows merchants to accept BCH payments via its Pos app, and settlement is expected soon too so that retailers can keep their proceeds in the cryptocurrency.   Also Read: Robinhood App Expands […]
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Wie analysiere ich einen Token #2: Die Klassifizierung

Wie analysiere ich einen Token #2: Die Klassifizierung

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/wie-analysiere-ich-einen-token-2/
on 2018-04-22 18:00:00
In dem ersten Artikel der Reihe haben wir auf die Technologie, die Token-Verteilung und die Regulierung hingewiesen. Ein weiterer Fokus bei der Token-Klassifizierung kann auf der Betrachtung der Zentralisierung liegen. TokenD, Token Classification Framework von Distributed Lab, leistet genau das und hilft bei der Unterscheidung von verschiedenen Use-Cases. Die Unterteilung in Kryptowährungen, Utility Token und… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Wie analysiere ich einen Token #2: Die Klassifizierung erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Survey: 89% of Visa, Mastercard, Unionpay Users Know Crypto ? 53% Have Purchased

Survey: 89% of Visa, Mastercard, Unionpay Users Know Crypto ? 53% Have Purchased

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/survey-visa-mastercard-unionpay-crypto-purchased/
on 2018-04-22 16:00:01
A global study of cryptocurrency purchases made by users of Visa, Mastercard, and Unionpay cards shows that 89% of respondents are knowledgeable about crypto and 53% have purchased some in the past 12 months. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space A Global Study Global payment service provider Worldcore reportedly conducted a study […]
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Russlands Oberster Gerichtshof ordnet Überprüfung des Verbots von Krypto-Webseite an

Russlands Oberster Gerichtshof ordnet Überprüfung des Verbots von Krypto-Webseite an

found at
http://coinwelt.de/2018/04/russlands-oberster-gerichtshof-ordnet-ueberpruefung-des-verbots-von-krypto-webseite-an/
on 2018-04-22 14:46:35
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Der Oberste Gerichtshof Russlands hat ein Gericht in St. Petersburg dazu aufgefordert, das Verbot einer Krypto-Webseite erneut zu überprüfen. Nach Angaben der russischen Webseite RAPSI hatte das Vyborgsky Amtsgericht in St. Petersburg 2016 die Webseite Bitcoininfo.ru blockiert. In der Urteilsbegründung hieß es damals, dass Informationen über „Mittel für virtuelle Zahlungen“ den russischen Rubel untergraben würden. Die Verbreitung …
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Coinbase vs. WikiLeaks: Darum geht es in dem Streit

Coinbase vs. WikiLeaks: Darum geht es in dem Streit

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/coinbase-vs-wikileaks-darum-geht-es-in-dem-streit/
on 2018-04-22 14:40:37
Der Krypto-Handelsplatz Coinbase hat den Zugang von WikiLeaks zu seiner Plattform vollständig blockiert und somit Transaktionen an die Whistleblower-Seite unterbunden. Als Reaktion fordert WikiLeaks nun eine globale Blockade von Coinbase seitens der Krypto-Community. Wie konnte dieser Streit nur so eskalieren? Am Freitag verkündete WikiLeaks, dass Coinbase den offiziellen WikiLeaks Shop von seiner Plattform verbannt hat.… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Coinbase vs. WikiLeaks: Darum geht es in dem Streit erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Robinhood App Expands Cryptocurrency Trading to Another US State

Robinhood App Expands Cryptocurrency Trading to Another US State

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/robinhood-app-expands-cryptocurrency-trading-to-another-us-state/
on 2018-04-22 14:05:22
Two months after starting to roll out crypto trading, Robinhood has finally expanded the service to another American state. For now, it’s still supporting just bitcoin and ethereum, however the app is expected to add at least another fourteen cryptocurrencies eventually. Also Read: Crypto Funds Drop 29.2% in March Reveals Hedge Fund Data Specialist Robinhood […]
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PR: Bitcoin of America Opening New BTMs in 5 Major U.S. Cities

PR: Bitcoin of America Opening New BTMs in 5 Major U.S. Cities

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/pr-bitcoin-of-america-opening-new-btms-in-5-major-u-s-cities/
on 2018-04-22 11:30:46
Chicago, IL: Bitcoin of America is happy to announce that they will be expanding their services in five major U.S. cities during the next four months. The company, which is headquartered in Chicago, IL, will be opening new Bitcoin Teller Machines — also known as BTMs, Bitcoin Kiosks, and Bitcoin ATMs — in Cleveland, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C. The new machines will be in addition to currently available BTMs in Cleveland and Los Angeles. BTMs are designed to allow regular people to buy and sell digital currencies like Bitcoin without the need for an intermediary. Bitcoin of America already operates 32 BTMs in St. Louis, Los Angeles, Indianapolis, Detroit, Columbus, Cleveland, Chicago, and Baltimore.
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Interview: ?Kryptowährungen bringen Bewegung ins Währungssytem ? Prinz Michael von und zu Liechtenstein

Interview: ?Kryptowährungen bringen Bewegung ins Währungssytem ? Prinz Michael von und zu Liechtenstein

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/interview-kryptowaehrungen-bringen-bewegung-ins-waehrungssytem-prinz-michael-von-und-zu-liechtenstein/
on 2018-04-22 11:30:16
Prinz Michael von und zu Liechtenstein ist Chairman von Industrie- und Finanzkontor Ets., einem führenden liechtensteinischen Treuhandunternehmen im Bereich des langfristigen und generationenübergreifenden Vermögenserhalts (Wealth Preservation). Im Weiteren ist Prinz Michael von und zu Liechtenstein Gründer und Chairman des geopolitischen Informations- und Beratungsdienstes Geopolitical Intelligence Services AG sowie Stiftungsratspräsident des liberalen Thinktanks European Center of Austrian… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Interview: “Kryptowährungen bringen Bewegung ins Währungssytem – Prinz Michael von und zu Liechtenstein erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Lightning ?Critic? Peter Todd Confirms Bitcoin?s Scaling Solution is Maturing

Lightning ?Critic? Peter Todd Confirms Bitcoin?s Scaling Solution is Maturing

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/22/lightning-critic-peter-todd-confirms-bitcoins-scaling-solution-maturing/
on 2018-04-22 11:27:24
There is a good reason why so many people test the Lightning Network in a controlled environment. Peter Todd has a checkered past when it comes to Bitcoin’s premier scaling solution. After months of issues and doubts, it now seems he has finally made some progress. This is partially thanks to the hard work by…
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Five Reasons Why Bitcoin Cash is About to Win Big

Five Reasons Why Bitcoin Cash is About to Win Big

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/five-reasons-why-bitcoin-cash-is-about-to-win-big/
on 2018-04-22 11:00:00
Cryptocurrency markets have started to rebound in value as the spring begins in 2018, but one particular cryptocurrency — bitcoin cash — has been on a relentless upswing as the network approaches another hard fork this May. This year traders and bitcoin cash (BCH) proponents believe the decentralized digital currency and the BCH network has […]
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Owning Your Own 0% House Edge Casino Is as Easy as 13

Owning Your Own 0% House Edge Casino Is as Easy as 13

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/22/owning-your-own-0-house-edge-casino-is-as-easy-as-1-2-3/
on 2018-04-22 09:30:46
Whoever said that it’s hard to own and run an online casino has never heard of ZeroEdge before, the all-new way to gamble online. ZeroEdge is taking everything that you know about online gambling and turning it on its head and the best part is that you can be part of the online gambling revolution,…
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Russian Supreme Court Forces Local Court to Review Bitcoin Website Blockade

Russian Supreme Court Forces Local Court to Review Bitcoin Website Blockade

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/22/russian-supreme-court-forces-local-court-to-review-bitcoin-website-blockade/
on 2018-04-22 09:26:20
Bitcoin and Russia have been at odds for quite some time now. The Eurasian nation has made its dislike for Bitcoin rather apparent. This culminated in a lot of Bitcoin-related websites being blocked by ISPs. The Supreme Court of Russia now forces the St. Petersburg City Court to review the appeal against this blockade. Russian…
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Trading Sanctions Imposed on Tezos Co-Founder Amid FINRA Settlement

Trading Sanctions Imposed on Tezos Co-Founder Amid FINRA Settlement

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/trading-sanctions-imposed-tezos-co-founder-amid-finra-settlement/
on 2018-04-22 09:00:34
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), has taken action against Tezos co-founder Arthur Breitman. The Wall Street regulator has fined Mr. Breitman $20,000 USD, banning Tezos from associating with broker-dealers for two years. It’s part of a settlement following FINRA’s accusations that the crypto company’s co-founder made false statements regarding the project whilst employed at […]
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EU beschließt schärfere Regeln für Kryptowährungen

EU beschließt schärfere Regeln für Kryptowährungen

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/eu-beschliesst-schaerfere-regeln-fuer-kryptowaehrungen/
on 2018-04-22 08:45:18
Online-Handelsplätze innerhalb der EU sollen im Rahmen der kürzlich beschlossenen Reform der Richtlinie gegen Geldwäsche und Terrorismusfinanzierung künftig strenger reguliert werden. Auch die Nutzer solcher Handelsplätze und die Adressen ihrer Wallets müssen in Zukunft zentral gespeichert werden. Doch die Reform geht noch weit darüber hinaus… Vergangenen Donnerstag hat das EU-Parlament die fünfte Reform der Richtlinie… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag EU beschließt schärfere Regeln für Kryptowährungen erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis ? BTC/USD Primed for Gains

Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis ? BTC/USD Primed for Gains

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/22/bitcoin-price-weekly-analysis-btc-usd-primed-gains/
on 2018-04-22 08:30:27
Key Points Bitcoin price rocketed higher and moved above a major resistance at $8,500 against the US Dollar. There is a connecting bullish trend line forming with support at $8,650 on the 4-hours chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is currently consolidating above $8,600 and it primed for more gains…
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Ethereum Price Weekly Analysis ? ETH/USD Downsides Remain Supported

Ethereum Price Weekly Analysis ? ETH/USD Downsides Remain Supported

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/22/ethereum-price-weekly-analysis-eth-usd-downsides-remain-supported/
on 2018-04-22 07:28:08
Key Highlights ETH price traded higher this past week and moved above the $580 pivot level against the US Dollar. There is a crucial bullish trend line in place with support at $575 on the 4-hours chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair is currently correcting lower, but it remains supported near the…
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Cheapair.com Considers Bitpay as Coinbase Terminates Merchant Processing Solutions

Cheapair.com Considers Bitpay as Coinbase Terminates Merchant Processing Solutions

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/cheapair-com-bitpay-coinbase-merchant-processing-solutions/
on 2018-04-22 07:00:21
Cheapair.com is asking for customer feedback on using Bitpay to process bitcoin payments as its existing processor, Coinbase, is getting out of that business at the end of the month. Cheapair.com has also revealed additional plans for cryptocurrencies. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Coinbase Problem Travel booking website Cheapair.com has been […]
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Bitcoin Cash Price Weekly Analysis ? BCH/USD Could Break $1,200

Bitcoin Cash Price Weekly Analysis ? BCH/USD Could Break $1,200

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/22/bitcoin-cash-price-weekly-analysis-bch-usd-break-1200/
on 2018-04-22 06:08:56
Key Points Bitcoin cash price is in a major uptrend from the $650 swing low against the US Dollar. There is a crucial bullish trend line forming with support near $1,090 on the 4-hours chart of the BCH/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair remains well supported on the downside and it could even…
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