Beyond The Bubble: Investing in Bitcoin & Crypto Assets – FREE Forbes webcast

Bitcoin’s market cap has skyrocketed to over $137 billion. But what is Bitcoin and how does it work? And what makes Bitcoins secure?  Bitcoin’s price has grown in value to $8,000, and just over a year ago in the beginning of 2017, Bitcoin was approximately $1,000. An astronomical growth from two years ago.       Forbes, a global media company, known for reporting on business, investing and technology recently announced a FREE webcast planned for 2nd May 2018 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. EST, where Bitcoin and crypto…

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VRT World Unveils Its Blockchain

VR Technologies, a Singapore-registered company focused on virtual reality (VR), develops a blockchain, VRchain, which supports two-way transfer of tokens to and from the main Ethereum network.     VRChain will be an Ethereum sidechain that facilitates verification of transaction on the main Ethereum network.   “This solution is suitable for application in the real economy, where blockchain can be used for implementing a wide range of tasks,” says VR Technologies CTO Dmitry Livshin. “VRchain is substantially cheaper than the main Ethereum blockchain as it is located outside of it…

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The Cryptolife of Vitalik Buterin

Vitalik Buterin, born 31 January 1994, is a Russian–Canadian programmer and writer primarily known as a co-founder of Ethereum and as a co-founder of Bitcoin Magazine.     Gifted Buterin was placed into a class for gifted children and was drawn to math, programming, and economics. For the last four years of schooling, he attended the Abelard School, a private high school in Toronto which only enrols up to 50 students annually to be educated by seven full-time faculty members, and three part-time faculty members.   “I noticed my attitude…

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TMX’s Shorcan Announces Cryptocurrency Initiative

Shorcan DCN to team up with Paycase Financial to provide cryptocurrency brokerage services and create global data products – March 22, 2018 (TORONTO) – TMX Group today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Shorcan Digital Currency Network (Shorcan DCN) has entered into an agreement with Paycase Financial (Paycase), a Toronto-based, value network and trustware provider for decentralized financial services, most widely known for their mobile-first remittance platform, to launch a new cryptocurrency brokerage service focused on Bitcoin and Ether. BMO Financial Group will provide Shorcan DCN with banking services as part…

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Coindash Hacker Returns 20,000 ETH

Last year a hacker stole 37,000 ETH from Coindash during the company’s ICO, now the company announced that 20,000 ETH have been sent to the company’s wallet from the address associated with the hacker. The transaction constitutes the second instance in which the hacker has returned funds to Coindash.     At the time the 37,000 ETH was valued at approximately $10 million USD. The 20,000 ETH tokens returned to Coindash are currently worth approximately $17 million.   The transaction comprises the second time that the hacker has returned funds…

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Forget Korea… Bitcoin Rocks in Japan – Literally

Korea has been in the news lately for regulation or banning Bitcoin but meanwhile in Japan… Each of the eight girls represents one of the larger digital monetary formats. Yes, you’re supposed to cheer for bitcoin… or swoon over Ethereum (what, no Litecoin?). The group played its first concert on January 12th, and naturally, you had to pay in cryptocurrency to be one of the few members of the general public to get in.     Full Story – Click Here     The group’s first single, “The Moon and…

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Adopting a “CryptoKitty” Is a Purrfect Way to Start Using Cryptocurrency

  NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/  It’s like an animal shelter for the Internet. Adopt-A-CryptoKitty is a site started by 11-year old Evan Messer to adopt “bitcoin cats” that live in the Ethereum cryptocurrency network.   As the cryptocurrency wars heat up across the globe, words like Bitcoin, Ethereum, and blockchain are starting to enter the mainstream psyche. And now a new word is popping up: CryptoKitties.   CryptoKitties are digital assets built in a cryptocurrency called Ethereum, and the company behind them has already created over 260,000 kitties and sold over $15 million…

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Cryptocurrency Exchange Hires Award-winning Design Consultancy for Leading-Edge App

LONDON, December 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ The UK’s only dedicated multi-cryptocurrency exchange, London Block Exchange (LBX) has hired EY-Seren, part of consultancy firm EY, to create a first-of-its-kind app to allow UK consumers to trade freely and easily in cryptocurrency. The award-winning consultancy will design the app alongside a full cryptocurrency trading platform.   Due to launch in December, the LBX app offers full trading functionality and will include Sterling to crypto exchange across four major digital currencies (Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ripple and Ethereum) – with more added in the new year.   The…

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Bitcoin News 23 July 2017 – Bitcoin’s Bullish Price Attracting More Investors

Bitcoin News Today – The Bitcoin price continues to strengthen after the commitment of the Bitcoin community to avert a hard fork and split in the blockchain on 1 August by signaling to implementing BIP91/SegWit.  Traders and Investors are Coming Back to Bitcoin – what are the reasons? Increased recognition and adoption;  Safe Haven;  Imminence of Scaling;  Lower Fees and altcoins struggling to prove their worth.         Other News headlines:   Crowdsales made simple – ICObazaar is an innovative crowdsale participation platform that lets you explore and…

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Bitcoin News 17 July 2017 – Bitcoin, Ethereum Volatility after Price Drop Shock

Bitcoin news today – Top story must be the sudden drop of the cryptocurrency market in the past week that has sent shockwaves through the market. The Bitcoin exchange GDAX, plans to suspend Bitcoin Withdrawals If UASF Activates – this is a warning not to keep your Bitcoins in an online wallet.       The upcoming scaling of Bitcoin, implementation of SEGWIT2X, is still creating much concern and as a result, causing the markets to react negatively. Interesting to note that this downward trend also affected most of the…

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