What is the Waves Platform – Waves Cryptocurrency

The Waves platform is described as an Open Blockchain platform, one that takes the functionalities of Bitcoin and extends them further beyond the simple application of value transfer.   Waves is a platform where Bitcoin, cryptos, fiat currencies, and all types of real-world commodities and assets can be issued, transferred and exchanged in a fully decentralized manner. The Waves platform also provides a crowdfunding solution through its lite client wallet.   The Video below explains a bit more about the Waves Platform     Waves, employs the best of two…

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Huobi Joins GLASS Network and Invests in SharesPost

  Huobi joins network enabling compliant trading of digital securities globally San Francisco, CA — August 15, 2018 — SharesPost, a leading provider of liquidity solutions to the private growth asset class, has announced that Huobi, China’s largest cryptocurrency and blockchain token exchange and second largest worldwide, has joined the Global Liquidity and Settlement System network (GLASS). When GLASS becomes operational, Huobi will be able to settle secondary trades of digital securities by U.S. investors in compliance with U.S. securities laws. Huobi will also be able to pool its nine…

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EOS RAM, CPU, NET, Staking and unstaking explained

Whether you are new to the cryptocurrency world or you know of the greats, Bitcoin & Ether, there is one that is making great traction in all areas of the crypto-sphere. Being new, innovative, third generation blockchain it is proving itself in all facets.  You guessed it, EOS.     EOS is a DPOS (Delegated Proof of Stake) blockchain striving for decentralisation which incurs no fees of moving its native token EOS, across its network. EOS is mainly designed to handle large-scale dApps (decentralized autonomous applications) which are designed to enable…

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What Market Downturn? BitMEX Hits 1M BTC Daily Turnover AGAIN

  Industry Record of 1 Million Bitcoin Daily Turnover for Second Time – Global crypto trading platform launches two innovative financial products to meet community demand   Seychelles — August 9, 2018 — BitMEX, one of the world’s leading crypto-coin trading platforms, has, for the second time, met its own industry record for daily bitcoin trading volume. The 24-hour trading period of August 8 saw 1,027,214.62 bitcoin traded on BitMEX, following the company setting the world record on July 25. The achievement comes as BitMEX launches two new financial products:…

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Kowala’s kUSD Becomes First Stablecoin With Ledger Hardware Wallet Support

Dollar-pegged cryptocurrency with coin-burning and minting features to be accessible to millions of users   Nashville, TN – August 9, 2018 – Kowala, a stablecoin protocol that maintains price-pegs to fiat currencies by robotically minting and burning coin supply in accordance to user demand, announced that their flagship project, the dollar-tied “kUSD”, is the first stablecoin to win public platform support from Ledger — the world’s leader in crypto hardware wallets.     The importance of Ledger’s decision to publicly support kUSD as the first stablecoin with an app on…

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Crypto For Show – CoinDeal branding on Wolves shirt sleeves a first for English Premiership

  After a thrilling Soccer World Cup in Russia just a few weeks ago, the Premiership is about to kick off on Friday. Leading up to the Premiership, news broke that English Premier League football club Wolverhampton Wanderers (Wolves) will be sponsored by Cyprus-based cryptocurrency exchange  CoinDeal.       Off the back of this news, Carlos Grenoir, CEO of specialized sports social network Olyseum, shared his thoughts on the mainstream use of crypto and whether having a crypto exchange promoted by a football club will onboard more people to…

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A Fresh Overview Of Cryptocurrency Wallets

  People who have already bought into cryptocurrency have had to learn how to use various types of exchanges and wallets. It’s one of the real learning curves associated with digital currency. Because this currency truly is digital and can’t actually be possessed in any physical form – or even, in fact, as a file – it is moved, traded, sold, and spent in ways that are in a sense entirely original. And again, if you happen to have cryptocurrency already or you have in the past, you probably understand…

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What is NEM / XEM?

  NEM is a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency and blockchain platform, the currency symbol is XEM. NEM is the world’s first “Smart Asset” blockchain, the “blockchain for enterprise” with a low transaction fee of 0.01% and very scalable.     NEM was started by a BitcoinTalk user, UtopianFuture, who was inspired by the cryptocurrency NXT. Work started on 19 January 2014 to create a community-oriented cryptocurrency.     Unlike most other cryptocurrencies which are forked off existing codes and later altered, the NEM code was written from the ground up in Java…

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What are the Top 10 Cryptocurrencies?

    Almost everyone has heard of Bitcoin and its meteoric rise has been in the news the last few years but what other cryptocurrencies are out there and what are the top 10?     Bitcoin Bitcoin is the “big daddy” of all cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin was introduced in 2008 by Satoshi Nakamoto (alias) and released publically as open-source software in 2009, as    an innovative payment network and a new kind of money called cryptocurrency. In recent years Bitcoin has had meteoric rise in value and has captivated the…

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What is Ethereum Classic – ETC?

  Ethereum Classic (ETC) is a “smarter blockchain, it is a network, a community, and a cryptocurrency that takes digital assets further”.  Value can be sent peer-to-peer and ETC allows for smart contracts that operate autonomously and immutable, they cannot be modified.   ETC IN THE NEWS   Our engineering team is beginning final testing of Ethereum Classic on Coinbase products. We expect final testing to be completed by Tuesday, August 7, at which point we expect to announce that we’re ready to accept inbound transfers of ETC.https://t.co/l7smcSY3q8 — Coinbase…

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