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These Startups are Making Blockchain Technology and Cryptocurrencies More User-Friendly

Category: Blockchain, Business, Commentary, News, Tech

These Startups are Making Blockchain Technology and Cryptocurrencies More User-Friendly

Blockchain distributed ledger technology had existed in theory long before Satoshi Nakamoto implemented the world’s flagship cryptocurrency. In essence, we can rightly say that Bitcoin has made the Blockchain technology famous. As such, some intelligent startups have taken the challenge upon themselves to make cryptocurrencies more user-friendly. Divi Project The project leaders of the Divi startup, Geoff McCabe, and Tim…

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Skeptical Approach Being Taken By Veterans Affairs to Blockchain

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Skeptical Approach Being Taken By Veterans Affairs to Blockchain

While there has been a lot of buzz surrounding blockchain technology in recent times when it comes to the mainstream media and the general public, it is something that has been around for some years. Strengthening Security Standards The government has already implemented different aspects of the technology in a variety of departments. For example, the Office for the National…

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Blockchain Technology May Bring Change to the World of Finance, Says St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank

Category: Blockchain, Commentary, Finance, News

Blockchain Technology May Bring Change to the World of Finance, Says St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank

In a sixteen-page report entitled “A Short Introduction to the World of Cryptocurrencies,” Aleksander Berentsen and Fabian Schär of the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank discuss the history, applications, risks and future of cryptocurrency and its underlying technologies. Staying Power and Fiat Comparisons Berentsen and Schär are among the few bank-affiliated finance experts who publicly endorse cryptocurrency, praising it for…

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Goldman Sachs FX Trader Leaves to Join Crypto Broker

Category: Bitcoin, Commentary, Finance, News

Goldman Sachs FX Trader Leaves to Join Crypto Broker

In a sign that crypto is becoming more mainstream, as well as having long-term potential, an executive director from the esteemed financial behemoth Goldman Sachs has decided to leave the firm to get on board with a UK-based cryptocurrency broker. From Nefarious to Legitimate Phillip Gillespie was with Goldman since 2015, and his new position will be as the chief…

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Fitness App Offers Cryptocurrency Rewards

Category: Altcoins, Business, News

Fitness App Offers Cryptocurrency Rewards

The Sweatcoin app counts users’ steps through their smartphone and then rewards them with its own cryptocurrency: the Sweatcoin. As of January 18, 2018, it is currently No. 5 out of the App Store’s free apps, only behind the new Google Arts & Culture app, Netflix, Instagram and YouTube. Fitness Ecosystem Sweatcoin has 2 million active weekly users and gained…

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Dallas Mavericks Will Soon Accept Bitcoin and Ethereum for NBA Tickets

Category: Bitcoin, Business, Commentary, Entertainment, Ethereum, News

Dallas Mavericks Will Soon Accept Bitcoin and Ethereum for NBA Tickets

Owner of the Dallas Mavericks Team, Mark Cuban, has announced the team’s adoption of Ethereum and bitcoin as payment methods for NBA tickets next season. Dallas and Sacramento The news first came in the form of a tweet on January 16, 2018, when a fan asked whether the ability to use cryptocurrency for ticket purchases was coming soon. Later, Cuban…

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World’s Fifth Largest BankSet to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange and Bitcoin Trust

Category: Bitcoin, Commentary, Finance, News, Regulation

World’s Fifth Largest BankSet to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange and Bitcoin Trust

At a time when the cryptocurrency world is going through various attacks from governments all around the world, Japan is doing its possible best to support the continued existence of the crypto ecosystem. Japan’s largest bank and fifth biggest bank in the world, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc., (MUFG) is finalizing plans to launch its exchange. MUFG Exchange According to…

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NASA Bets on Blockchain and AI for Satellite Intelligence Study

Category: Blockchain, Commentary, News, Tech

NASA Bets on Blockchain and AI for Satellite Intelligence Study

NASA has awarded University of Akron (UA) Assistant Professor Jin Wei Kocsis a three-year $333,000 Early Career Faculty grant as part of its Space Technology Research Grants (STRG) program. Dr. Kocsis will utilize the grant to develop AI and blockchain-based technology that will help satellites safely travel farther away while making decisions independently. Space Travel and Fuzzy Logic Satellites currently…

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The Wenatchee, Washington BTC Gold Rush

Category: Bitcoin, Mining, Tech

The Wenatchee, Washington BTC Gold Rush

Just east out of Seattle lies the small town of Wenatchee, Washington. Little attention has been paid to this quaint locale until very recently when large numbers of Bitcoin (BTC) miners relocated to the area. New Crypto Home A dozen of the US’ largest cryptocurrency and BTC miners now call Wenatchee home, with more heading that way as fast as…

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Novogratz Reveals Plans To Create Cryptocurrency Merchant Bank

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Business, News

Novogratz Reveals Plans To Create Cryptocurrency Merchant Bank

Former wall street hedge fund manager Mike Novogratz has revealed his plan to create a merchant bank that will be wholly focused on cryptocurrencies and enterprises based on blockchain technology. As stated in the press release, through his company Galaxy Digital, Novogratz hopes to develop a “best-in-class, full service, institutional-quality merchant banking business in the cryptocurrency and blockchain space.” He…

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