BitVault®, World’s First Blockchain phone hones in on Enterprise market – Cointelegraph

  It was reported on Cointelegraph that BitVault®, the World’s First Blockchain smartphone are making strides in the Enterprise market.   According to the article, the company said that it is currently focussing on three sectors and are in advanced discussion with prospective partners and customers.   Defence Technology Financial Technology Manufacturers of mobile communication devices   Full article – Click here to CoinTelegraph      The enterprise market is huge and potential BitVault® sales could amount to millions. The Indian defence market, in which the company has already made some…

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Will Regulators and Banks kill Bitcoin?

2018 has not started well for Bitcoin as the cryptocurrency started the year with 2 weeks of losses and last week we had four days of straight losses from Monday to Thursday.     Shock News for Bitcoin Banking   The year started off with a shock as Visa suspended a number of prominent cryptocurrency card providers without any notice, leaving some customers without cash. Some of the well-known companies affected were Cryptopay, Bitwala, Xapo, Bitstamp and many others. Bitwala also reported that their bank facilities were suspended with immediate…

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Hillstone Capital Now Accepting Bitcoin

Seattle Area real estate investing firm among first to begin accepting cryptocurrency.  BELLEVUE, Wash., Jan. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/  Have you ever wondered how a cryptocurrency that only exists in your computer can be turned into something tangible like real estate? Enter Hillstone Capital. Hillstone has gone bitcrazy in true Pizza Day fashion. The Bellevue, WA private firm is now giving investors the option of using Bitcoin for all investing opportunities.     Blake Robbins, founder of Hillstone Capital, has always worked to make Hillstone stand out among the most innovative investing firms. “When a client…

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Ledger user loses £25 000 of Crypto

Quoted from Reddit: – I have not used my Ledger in a week, today I decide to check the value of my XRP, Litecoin and Dash only to discover that all of them showed up as zero and had been transferred somewhere else yesterday all around the same time at 7:30pm.     I am not sure how this is possible as I have not access my Ledger in a week. I do not know what do to as the total value is over £25000, has by currency been stolen…

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What was the First Product to be Bought with EOT?

Cryptocurrency is becoming more popular as a peer to peer payment system and there is no doubt that adoption will increase over time.   The utility cryptocurrency, EOT, recorded the first sale in December 2017.       How does a payment work – A transfer of funds between two digital wallets is called a transaction and this transaction is submitted to a public ledger called the blockchain where it awaits confirmation.  When a transaction is made, wallets use an encrypted electronic signature to provide a mathematical proof that the transaction is…

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Faurecia and Accenture join forces to reinvent onboard experience for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jan. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ Faurecia (EO.PA), a leading global automotive supplier, and Accenture (NYSE: ACN), a global professional services company, today announced they have signed a memorandum of understanding for a five-year collaboration to accelerate innovation for mobility services.     Faurecia and Accenture will combine their innovation expertise and co-invest to develop products and services for connected and autonomous vehicles. They will focus initially on two areas: cognitive technologies to reinvent the on-board user experience, and services to enhance health and wellness. They also intend to leverage digital…

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Will Facebook go Crypto or will they miss the Mark?

When Mark Zuckerberg took to Facebook to lay out some of the goals he hopes the popular social media company will accomplish over the course of this year he did not really think that the media [fake news] would interpret that as Facebook integrating Bitcoin.   Read the false story here in the Independent: Click Here   What Mark actually did was bring up the topic of decentralization and using such technologies as a “force that puts more power in people’s hands.”   “Many people now believe technology only centralizes…

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Mogo to Make Buying Bitcoin Simple and More Accessible for Canadians

MogoCrypto to launch in Q1 2018  – VANCOUVER, Jan. 3, 2018 /CNW/ – Mogo Finance Technology Inc. (TSX: MOGO; OTCQX: MOGOF) (“Mogo” or the “Company”), one of Canada’s leading financial technology companies, today announced that it plans to bring a new level of convenience and transparency to bitcoin ownership for all Canadians. With the planned launch of MogoCrypto in the first quarter of 2018, MogoMembers will be able to easily buy and sell bitcoin through their MogoAccount.     “For the average Canadian, buying bitcoin today can be complicated, intimidating and costly, but it shouldn’t be that difficult,” said David…

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Glosfer Works With Gemmy Company to Provide A Copyright Platform Based on Blockchain

SEOUL, South Korea, 3 Jan 2018 /PRNewswire/ Glosfer will take an advantageous position in the global copyright market by enabling innovations in the industry. On the 14th, Glosfer, a blockchain company, said it had signed an MOU for research on a blockchain-based distribution platform of creations with Gemmy Company, which provides a platform to protect copyrights of music.     Glosfer has been conducting various businesses based on Glosfer including HYCON ICO and cryptocurrency exchanges. An official from Glosfer said, “With this contract, we will use blockchain technology in the domestic music industry…

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Pundi X starts bringing Cryptocurrencies to Physical Stores in 2018

SINGAPORE, Jan. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ Pundi X, a cryptocurrency point-of-sale (“POS”) solutions provider for retail stores, today announced that it launched three working products before its public token sales on January 21, 2018. These POS devices can help the retail store owners to convert crypto to fiat, crypto to crypto to fiat and fiat to crypto for transactions. The company also established strategic partnerships to roll out its POS devices in 2018.     Three working products made for different types of retailers Pundi X has built and launched three types of POS devices…

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