Sale for Algorithmic Stablecoin Project Launches

Kowala to Leverage Leading Platforms to Open Global Access to Network   Nashville, TN – October 24, 2018 –  Kowala, creator of the kUSD stable cryptocurrency designed to algorithmically track the value of one US dollar, has launched a sale for qualified investments in their stablecoin project. Kowala’s stablecoin protocol features a two token system: the primary token, kUSD, is a stablecoin designed to track the US dollar while the secondary mining token, mUSD,  allows holders to mine on the blockchain.     Leveraging third party vendors such as AngelList…

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5 Years Since Silk Road Was Shut Down – How Has Cryptocurrency Changed?

Five years ago today (October 1st, 2013), bitcoin’s most notorious marketplace, the Silk Road, was shut down by the FBI and its founder Ross Ulbricht arrested. Operating as part of the dark web on a Tor hidden service, the Silk Road was an online platform where people bought and sold illicit goods and services using bitcoin. While millions of dollars were transacted over the website in its short span, the Silk Road made headlines around the globe when it was shut down by the FBI after a controversial investigation, and…

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Leading Stellar Wallet, LOBSTR, Announces Support for the DigitalBits Blockchain; Launches Wallet for DigitalBits Tokens

  Prominent cryptocurrency wallet provider launches new custody and wallet platform for the DigitalBits blockchain to safely and securely store digital assets   BELARUS, September 21, 2018 — LOBSTR, the leading wallet in the Stellar ecosystem, announced today the launch of XDB Labs LLC, and will soon launch XDB Wallet, to support custodial and wallet storage for digital assets on the DigitalBits blockchain. Recently launched, DigitalBits, a fork of the Stellar blockchain, is a protocol focused on becoming the transaction and trading layer of certain digital assets, including the points…

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EU Finance Ministers in no rush to further regulate Crypto Market

European Finance Ministers confirmed that they will not rush to further regulate the crypto market in the EU. Having met in Vienna on Saturday, EU Finance Ministers revealed they plan to wait for the outcome of a thorough analysis by European authorities before deciding on next steps, and believe crypto assets don’t currently threaten the financial system — a revelation that comes ten years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers on 15th September 2008 and the unfolding of the global financial crisis.     Addressing how the EU has previously…

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84% of companies now using blockchain, so what does the future hold?

  The PwC’s Global Blockchain Survey 2018, highlighted that 84% of companies are now incorporating blockchain technology at some level.  There certainly is a lot of ‘hype’ around blockchain as well as challenges facing the industry.   But what does the future hold for this promising technology?  Shiv Malik of Streamr, David Hanson of Ultra, and Manuel Martin of Orvium share their expert opinions.   Shiv Malik, Head of Strategy and Communications at blockchain-backed data platform Streamr says: People are both over and underestimating the change blockchain will have on…

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Bitcoin News Review – 1 May 2018

A short summary of latest Bitcoin, Crypto and Blockchain News   Iran: Model Of State-Issued Digital Currency Now Ready, Says Gov’t Minister   Square shares drop after short-seller Citron calls bitcoin strategy ‘nonsense’   Japanese Regulators Discussed Restricting Trade Of Privacy-Focused Altcoins, Report Says   Buy EOT directly from your Bitcoin Wallet     Bitcoin has ‘elements of all of the different asset classes,’ CFTC chairman says   European Commission To Fight Fake News With Power Of Blockchain   From the European Commission: – “Innovative technologies, such as blockchain, can…

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