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Free Speech Social Network Gab Starts Accepting BTC

bitcoin.com | 12-15-2018

Gab, a social network dedicated to preserving freedom of speech, has announced that its store now accepts BTC directly after banks and payment processors denied the platform service. “Literally no one can no-platform our new crypto shop,” Gab announced. The platform integrated Btcpay Server after it was refused service by Coinbase and Bitpay. Also read: Indian […]The post Free Speech Social Network Gab Starts Accepting BTC appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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Peter McCormack Tells How He Turned $32K Into $1.2M and ‘Back to Pretty Much Zero’

bitcoinist | 12-15-2018

In an informative, entertaining, comical, and bitterly poignant tweet yesterday, What Bitcoin Did podcast host Peter McCormack explains how he amassed–and lost–his crypto fortune over the last two years. From $32K to Millionaire and Back He starts the Twitter post saying: So here is a thread on how I turned $32,000 into $1.2m and back to pretty much zero (once taxes are paid). Just note, I am not bitter or salty in any way at all, theRead MoreThe post Peter McCormack Tells How He Turned $32K Into $1.2M and ‘Back to Pretty Much Zero’ appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

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Ethereum-Based Chat Platform Lays Off 25% of Staff Due to Crypto Market Decline

cointelegraph | 12-15-2018

Status is laying off 25 percent of its staff, saying that those roles are “non-essential” to the company’s long-term growth projects

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Cryptocurrency Enthusiasts Can Pay $10 Million for a 12-Night Stay in Space

bitcoin.com | 12-15-2018

The Orion Span project has plans to launch a space station that will be used as a luxury hotel. Its Aurora space station is set to launch in early 2022 and a 12-night stay on the craft will set you back $9.5 million. The space hotel says it has sold out its first six months of […]The post Cryptocurrency Enthusiasts Can Pay $10 Million for a 12-Night Stay in Space appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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The Flappening: Litecoin Overtakes Bitcoin Cash

cryptoinsider | 12-15-2018

Since emergence of Bitcoin Cash on August 1st 2017, there has been an ongoing rivalry between the big block version of Bitcoin and the already-established digital silver, Litecoin. In many ways, the two coins are very similar: they feature larger blocks than Bitcoin, they have a Keynesian perspective of purpose and utility, and they allow […]The post The Flappening: Litecoin Overtakes Bitcoin Cash appeared first on Crypto Insider.

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Teen Bitcoin Millionaire: “Bitcoin is Pretty Much Dead”

newsbtc | 12-14-2018

One of the youngest cryptocurrency success stories has a rather bleak outlook for the leading digital asset, Bitcoin. Erik Finman became a millionaire in his teens by investing money that his grandmother had gifted him, starting as early as 2011. At the height of the Bitcoin bull market of 2017, Finman’s stack was worth an...The post Teen Bitcoin Millionaire: “Bitcoin is Pretty Much Dead” appeared first on NewsBTC.

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Announcing Cointelligence Academy

cointelligence | 12-14-2018

These classes will be presented independently from the university and will be free for students to attend. Although targeted at university students, they will also be open to the general public, so that anybody who is curious about the crypto economy can learn from a trusted source.The post Announcing Cointelligence Academy appeared first on Cointelligence.

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Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum, Stellar, EOS, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, Bitcoin SV, TRON, Cardano: Price Analysis, Dec. 14

cointelegraph | 12-14-2018

The number of crypto users doubled by Q3 2018, according to new research. Does this signal a likely recovery in the near future? Let’s look at the charts

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Dogecoin Price Remains at $0.002 as Market Cap top 20 Looms

themerkle | 12-14-2018

When all cryptocurrencies go through another round of bearish momentum, one would expect every single asset to follow the same pattern. In the real world, however, that is not always the case. Dogecoin continues to surprise a lot of people first and foremost, and its value continues to remains table for the time being. As […]The post Dogecoin Price Remains at $0.002 as Market Cap top 20 Looms appeared first on NullTX.

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Part 2: Ethereum vs NEO – Which blockchain has better scalability and security?

cryptoinsider | 12-14-2018

Ethereum (ETH) and NEO are among the most dominant decentralized application (dApp) development platforms. In this second part of our comparison of these two blockchain networks, we shall examine in detail the different approaches taken by developers of both Ethereum and NEO to upgrade their respective networks. Readers who would first like a broad overview […]The post Part 2: Ethereum vs NEO – Which blockchain has better scalability and security? appeared first on Crypto Insider.

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Bitcoin Sets Fresh 2018 Low at $3,200, Altcoins Plunge

newsbtc | 12-14-2018

Following its recent period of instability, Bitcoin has now plunged to new 2018 lows and has sent the altcoin markets spiraling downwards. Today’s drop has led the overall cryptocurrency market capitalization down to $102 billion, a level not seen since August of 2017. At the time of writing, Bitcoin (BTC) is trading down nearly 6%...The post Bitcoin Sets Fresh 2018 Low at $3,200, Altcoins Plunge appeared first on NewsBTC.

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Brazilian Premier League Soccer Club Launches Crypto 'Fan Tokens'

cointelegraph | 12-14-2018

A soccer club from the Brazilian premier league, Atletico Mineiro, joins Paris Saint-Germain and Juventus in launching its own “fan token”

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Press Release: A New Digital Currency And Exchange Aims to Revolutionize The Way Small Investors View Crypto Assets

trustnodes | 12-14-2018

It has been a while when digital currencies are becoming popular amongst the traders. However, if you dig a little the percentage of small and retail investors amongst these traders...The post Press Release: A New Digital Currency And Exchange Aims to Revolutionize The Way Small Investors View Crypto Assets appeared first on Trustnodes.

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eToro Launches #WelcomeToTheClub Premier League UK Campaign

ccn | 12-14-2018

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentionedThe post eToro Launches #WelcomeToTheClub Premier League UK Campaign appeared first on CCN

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Aeternity Price Analysis: Not All Doom and Gloom

cointelligence | 12-14-2018

The price of aeternity (Ticker symbol: AE) hit a high of $5.00 (0.00050797 BTC) at a 24 hour trading volume of $43,217,000 on May 5th, 2018. The picture looks much different today and predominantly on the back of Crypto Winter - a slump in crypto prices experienced across the board. At the time of writing (December 14th), the AE price of $0.363470 (0.00010949 BTC) at a 24 hour trading volume of $3,375,236 - doesn’t seem to be a fair gauge of the hard work the dev team of Aeternity is putting in and the progress made thus far.The post Aeternity Price Analysis: Not All Doom and Gloom appeared first on Cointelligence.

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BitMart Launches International Blockchain Incubation Platform BitMart Labs

ccn | 12-14-2018

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentionedThe post BitMart Launches International Blockchain Incubation Platform BitMart Labs appeared first on CCN

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TransferGo’s Series B Funding Round Acquires $17.6 Million

coinspeaker | 12-14-2018

CoinSpeakerTransferGo’s Series B Funding Round Acquires $17.6 MillionTransferGo announces that they have successfully completed their Series B funding as scheduled. The latest funding includes $830,000 in equity crowdfunding through Seedrs. TransferGo’s Series B Funding Round Acquires $17.6 Million

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These Two Analogies Will Help You Explain Bitcoin to Anyone

bitcoin.com | 12-14-2018

Explaining Bitcoin to someone who knows nothing about Bitcoin isn’t easy. In fact it’s fiendishly tricky. Describing concepts such as blockchain, decentralized networks, and permissionless ledgers to beginners is as tough as describing the color orange to a blind person or the taste of an orange to someone who’s never peeled one. Two new Bitcoin […]The post These Two Analogies Will Help You Explain Bitcoin to Anyone appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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Russia Says Venezuela’s Petro Acceptance ‘Not Happening’

bitcoinist | 12-14-2018

Russia has not discounted the idea of using state-issued cryptocurrency Petro in commercial operations with Venezuela. Russia: No Petro Payments ‘Yet’ Those were the words of deputy finance minister Sergey Storchak speaking to reporters this week, local news outlet RIA Novosti reported December 13. Petro, which the Venezuelan government hopes to use to shore up its rapidly failing economy and bypass western sanctions, formally launched in October. President Nicolas Maduro has since artificially raised itsRead MoreThe post Russia Says Venezuela’s Petro Acceptance ‘Not Happening’ appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

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Basis stablecoin project will shut down and return all funds

cryptoinsider | 12-14-2018

The Basis stablecoin project must close operations due to regulatory difficulties. Basis received $133 million in funding as a highly anticipated stablecoin venture.The post Basis stablecoin project will shut down and return all funds appeared first on Crypto Insider.

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Bitcoin Cash Tanks 13 Percent as Major Cryptocurrencies All Fall Hard

cointelegraph | 12-14-2018

Bitcoin Cash tanks 13 percent as major cryptocurrencies all fall hard

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Top Crypto Exchange Binance Adds Circle’s USDC to Its Combined Stablecoin Market

cointelegraph | 12-14-2018

Major crypto exchange Binance has added Circle’s USD-pegged stablecoin USD Coin as a quote asset for several new trading pairs in its combined Stablecoin Market

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Bitcoin Bull Tom Lee Is Sick of People Asking About Price Targets

blokt | 12-14-2018

Fundstrat’s Tom Lee has been answering questions about Bitcoin for months now, but he suggests that he is growing tired of giving price targets for cryptocurrencies. In a recent note to clients, the Wall Street crypto bull suggested that Bitcoin’s fair value lies between $13,800 and $14,800. No Short-term Price Targets The Fundstrat Global Advisor recently […]Bitcoin Bull Tom Lee Is Sick of People Asking About Price Targets was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Bitcoin Scammers Target Schools and Businesses With Fake Bomb Threats

blokt | 12-14-2018

Numerous bomb threat reports surfaced on Tuesday where Bitcoin scammers asked schools, businesses, and other organizations to pay $20,000 in BTC to ensure that the bombs are not detonated. The threats were sent via emails in multiple countries. The authorities have claimed that no actual bombs have been found in connection yet. A New Spin on […]Bitcoin Scammers Target Schools and Businesses With Fake Bomb Threats was originally found on [blokt] - Blockchain, Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency News.

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Robinhood Disrupts Traditional Banking Offering 3% Interest on Saving Services

coinspeaker | 12-14-2018

CoinSpeakerRobinhood Disrupts Traditional Banking Offering 3% Interest on Saving ServicesThe traditional banking system has ‘fleeced’ their unsuspecting customers through hidden charges on most services. Robinhood has intervened to salvage the deteriorating situation.Robinhood Disrupts Traditional Banking Offering 3% Interest on Saving Services

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Bitcoin’s Price Fell, But Interest Remained High in 2018

livebitcoinnews | 12-14-2018

Bitcoin sure peaked everyone’s interest in 2018. While it’s price may have been something of a letdown, the asset itself continued to intrigue members of the public well into the year. Internet Bitcoin Searches Were High Bitcoin has proven to be something of an enigma over the past 12 months. While the currency ultimately reached...The post Bitcoin’s Price Fell, But Interest Remained High in 2018 appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.

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Blockchain Token Projects Can Bypass U.S. Securities Registration Requirements, Says SEC Official

coinspeaker | 12-14-2018

CoinSpeakerBlockchain Token Projects Can Bypass U.S. Securities Registration Requirements, Says SEC OfficialGood news for blockchain token projects concerning their ability to bypass U.S. securities registration requirements. While before they had to stand in the queue to fill out all the documents, now they can obtain so-called no-action letters from the SEC.Blockchain Token Projects Can Bypass U.S. Securities Registration Requirements, Says SEC Official

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Ethereum Price Struggles for Stability Below $90

themerkle | 12-14-2018

To gauge the overall cryptocurrency market sentiment, most people look to the top currencies ranked by market cap. As of right now, none of those markets look too appealing. In the case of Ethereum, the price continues to fall at a very rapid pace. As this currency is now valued at under $87 per ETH, […]The post Ethereum Price Struggles for Stability Below $90 appeared first on NullTX.

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Binance Announces Global Expansion Introducing Its Crypto Incubator to 5 New Cities

coinspeaker | 12-14-2018

CoinSpeakerBinance Announces Global Expansion Introducing Its Crypto Incubator to 5 New CitiesWith a view to support the most talented teams in different corners of the world, Binance will expand its incubation programs to 5 new cities.Binance Announces Global Expansion Introducing Its Crypto Incubator to 5 New Cities

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Crypto Bull Tom Lee is Sure that Bitcoin Fair Price Makes at Least $13,800

coinspeaker | 12-14-2018

CoinSpeakerCrypto Bull Tom Lee is Sure that Bitcoin Fair Price Makes at Least $13,800According to cryptocurrency bull Tom Lee, Bitcoin is underestimated, and its fair price should be about $10,000 above where it is trading now.Crypto Bull Tom Lee is Sure that Bitcoin Fair Price Makes at Least $13,800

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Bitcoin Price Showing Signs of Weakness, Loses $100 to Slip Below $3300

coinspeaker | 12-14-2018

CoinSpeakerBitcoin Price Showing Signs of Weakness, Loses $100 to Slip Below $3300Bitcoin price continues to slip further making new lows. On Friday, Bitcoin corrected over 3.5% to go below $3300 levels. Bitcoin Price Showing Signs of Weakness, Loses $100 to Slip Below $3300

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Cardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Trends of December 14–20, 2018

coinspeaker | 12-14-2018

CoinSpeakerCardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Trends of December 14–20, 2018Cardano price may rally towards the supply zone of $0.042 in case the bulls defend the demand zone of $0.027.Cardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Trends of December 14–20, 2018

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Nowhere Left To Go: The Crypto Safe Haven

coinspeaker | 12-14-2018

CoinSpeakerNowhere Left To Go: The Crypto Safe HavenDaria Generalova, Managing Partner at ICOBox, marketing, PR & communications specialist, shares her clues into how investors can safely store their wealth amid today's economic turmoil. Nowhere Left To Go: The Crypto Safe Haven

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Crypto Arbitrage Today: XLM, LTC, Dash, TRX, EOS, XMR

themerkle | 12-14-2018

As the overall cryptocurrency bear market continues to rage on in full effect, the moneymaking opportunities involving Bitcoin and altcoins are slowly drying up. There is still money to be made by playing the spreads, but arbitrage opportunities may slowly become a better option at this rate. The following six options are worth keeping in […]The post Crypto Arbitrage Today: XLM, LTC, Dash, TRX, EOS, XMR appeared first on NullTX.

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Day 4 of 12 Days of Coinbase: More Features for Personal Dashboard

coinspeaker | 12-14-2018

CoinSpeakerDay 4 of 12 Days of Coinbase: More Features for Personal DashboardCoinbase launched a new 12-day event similar to the popular Christmas carol of ‘The 12 Days of Christmas’. As the crypto industry moves fast, and it can be hard to filter the signal from the noise every day, Coinbase decided to create – the Watchlist.Day 4 of 12 Days of Coinbase: More Features for Personal Dashboard

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Crypto Price Watch: Waves (WAVES) and Maker (MKR) Continue to Showcase Strong Market Support

themerkle | 12-14-2018

At press time, around 85% of the world’s top-30 altcoins lay in the red zone, with premier assets such as Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Stellar (XLM), Bitcoin SV showcasing losses of around 10%, 5% and 6% respectively (over the course of the past 24 hours). However, in the midst of all this chaos, crypto coins such […]The post Crypto Price Watch: Waves (WAVES) and Maker (MKR) Continue to Showcase Strong Market Support appeared first on NullTX.

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Bitcoin Cash Price Heads South of $90 Once Again

themerkle | 12-14-2018

Nothing ever comes easy in the world of cryptocurrency and digital assets. As all markets remain subdued for yet another day, it seems there will not be any real improvements moving forward. For Bitcoin Cash, things have looked bleak all year, and the pressure hasn’t relented just yet. In fact, the value now sits below […]The post Bitcoin Cash Price Heads South of $90 Once Again appeared first on NullTX.

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Ethereum Price Analysis: Ether Burns to a Crisp

bitcoinist | 12-14-2018

Ethereum has turned into an unattended dumpster fire. Let’s take a look at the Ethereum price analysis and see what it will take to turn the price around. Ethereum Price: Market Overview 2018 has been a rough year for Ethereum price and at the moment it doesn’t look like the situation will improve. Of the top 5 cryptocurrencies, ETH price disintegration has been nothing short of harrowing and with the ICO market being declared dead byRead MoreThe post Ethereum Price Analysis: Ether Burns to a Crisp appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

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Prices of Crypto ICO Projects Fell by 95% on Average, and They Could Keep Falling

livebitcoinnews | 12-14-2018

According to new data, initial coin offerings (ICOs) aren’t as popular as they once were in the crypto arena, and prices of respective ICO projects have fallen by approximately 95 percent or more. From Crypto Riches to Rags There was a time when the crypto space was wrought with ICOs, and their popularity was at...The post Prices of Crypto ICO Projects Fell by 95% on Average, and They Could Keep Falling appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.

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Bitcoin drops to $3200. $2500 next for BTC?

coinnounce | 12-14-2018

Published on CoinnounceToday, bitcoin experienced a massive selling volume which let to the price of bitcoin falling down to $3200 which is a yearly low for BTC. With the price of bitcoin falling, other major altcoins such as ETH and BCH also fell sharply against USD and other fiat currencies. The price of BCH has been falling […]The post Bitcoin drops to $3200. $2500 next for BTC? appeared first on Coinnounce.

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Church's Chicken Starts Accepting Dash in Venezuela After KFC Confusion

cointelegraph | 12-14-2018

U.S. fast food chain Church’s Chicken has started accepting Dash payments at its locations in Venezuela.

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Security Token Platform TokenSoft Invests in SEC-Regulated Broker-Dealer

cointelegraph | 12-14-2018

Security token firm TokenSoft has acquired a stake in an SEC-compliant broker-dealer to expand the range of its services

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Crypto-Friendly Banking App Revolut Obtains EU Banking License

cointelegraph | 12-13-2018

A Lithuanian banking license has been obtained by Revolut, a banking and cryptocurrency app

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Gaming Hardware Firm Razer Launches Token-Based Loyalty System and Desktop Miner

cointelegraph | 12-13-2018

Gaming hardware producer Razer has upgraded its token-based reward system and launched a desktop miner that utilizes users’ idle processing power

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The HTC Exodus 1 ‘Blockchain Phone’ is Here and It’s Underwhelming

bitcoinist | 12-13-2018

This week saw the first reviews of the HTC Exodus 1 blockchain phone, as ‘Genesis Block’ pre-orders started to ship. However, threatening to steal HTC’s thunder came crypto-related trademark applications from Samsung, amid speculation features may arrive early next year. HTC Exodus Arrival So it’s finally here; 7 months on from its announcement in May, the first units of the HTC Exodus 1 have shipped. Throughout those 7 months, hyperbole has flowed, but actual detailRead MoreThe post The HTC Exodus 1 ‘Blockchain Phone’ is Here and It’s Underwhelming appeared first on Bitcoinist.com.

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Membrana.io – A Trust Management of Digital Assets Platform Announces Start of Token Sale

ccn | 12-13-2018

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentionedThe post Membrana.io – A Trust Management of Digital Assets Platform Announces Start of Token Sale appeared first on CCN

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Russian Company Telecor Announces Construction of Data and Mining Centre Redstone, with Operations Set to Commence in June 2019

ccn | 12-13-2018

This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentionedThe post Russian Company Telecor Announces Construction of Data and Mining Centre Redstone, with Operations Set to Commence in June 2019 appeared first on CCN

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Digital Currency Platform Revolut Receives European Banking License

bitcoin.com | 12-13-2018

On Thursday, Dec. 13, digital payments platform Revolut announced that the company has been approved for a banking license in Europe by the region’s central bank. According to Revolut, the license will help it provide better access to digital currencies and also offer traditional banking services. Also read: Google Trends Reveals One of the Top Questions […]The post Digital Currency Platform Revolut Receives European Banking License appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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Dogecoin Price Gains on Bitcoin Yet Loses USD Value

themerkle | 12-13-2018

As the overarching cryptocurrency market slump continues, there is a growing demand for assets which are perceived at stable Although stablecoins would usually fit that bill, Dogecoin also makes an interesting case for itself. Under the current conditions, it is also losing a bit of value, although in far less spectacular fashion compared to other […]The post Dogecoin Price Gains on Bitcoin Yet Loses USD Value appeared first on NullTX.

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Bitcoin Falls Below $3,500, Analyst Claims Likelihood of a Bounce is Diminishing

newsbtc | 12-13-2018

Bitcoin has been unable to stabilize above $3,500 which has led to a widespread sell-off that has sent most cryptocurrencies down 2% or more. Despite today’s drop, many altcoins have been able to maintain their recently established levels of support. At the time of writing, Bitcoin is trading down 1.8% at its current price of...The post Bitcoin Falls Below $3,500, Analyst Claims Likelihood of a Bounce is Diminishing appeared first on NewsBTC.

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