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Kik CEO Believes Blockchain Is Not for Everyone

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Business, Commentary, Ethereum, Finance, News, Tech

Kik CEO Believes Blockchain Is Not for Everyone

Kik’s CEO Ted Livingston does not believe that blockchain technology is for everyone. More to the point, the CEO appears pessimistic about the innovation underpinning bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies because he does not see the immense value it brings for many industries. Blockchain is only for Cryptocurrencies “Almost nobody should be looking at blockchain,” said Livingston. “Unless you’re trying to…

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SatoshiPay Partners with The Register Enabling the Purchase of Books with Stellar Lumens

Category: Altcoins, Business, News

SatoshiPay Partners with The Register Enabling the Purchase of Books with Stellar Lumens

As lucrative as the cryptocurrency trading market may seem, the actual driver of a cryptocurrency-powered world lies in complete digital adoption, and several outlets to spend/redeem a user’s digital assets. In this regard, several firms are ramping up their acceptance of cryptocurrencies, with the latest being one of the U.K.’s top-websites. Your Lumens Can Take You Around The U.K. U.K.-based…

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IBM to Launch World’s First Corporate-issued Token; Chooses Stellar’s Blockchain Platform

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Business, News, Tech

IBM to Launch World’s First Corporate-issued Token; Chooses Stellar’s Blockchain Platform

IBM’s created ripples in the crypto-sphere in October 2017 after famously using the the digital remittance startup Stellar’s native token, lumens (XLM), to settle a cross-border payment with zero fees instantaneously. The transaction may have impressed IBM executives on a deeper level, with the “big blue” announcing an arguably massive development for cryptocurrencies in general, and Stellar in particular. According…

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Weekly Cryptocurrency Market Outlook May 8: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar

Category: Cryptocurrency Market Outlook

Weekly Cryptocurrency Market Outlook May 8: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar

BTCManager’s Weekly Cryptocurrency Outlook highlights the price action and technical indicators on a long-term basis to identify the best opportunities in the largest cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin, ether, and others. BTC-USD (Bitstamp) Bitcoin exhibited the fifth week of straight gains for the week ending May 6. The weekly chart below shows that we have observed three record sessions, or near…

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Bitfinex Announces Trading Pairs for Verge, Stellar and Bitcoin Interest

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Finance, News

Bitfinex Announces Trading Pairs for Verge, Stellar and Bitcoin Interest

One of the world’s most popular (and controversial) cryptocurrency exchanges, Bitfinex, announced that it would be adding support for Verge (XVG), Bitcoin Interest (BCI), and Stellar Lumens (XLM). Both Verge and Stellar are listed in the top 30 coins by market capitalization. Stellar is the eighth biggest with a market cap of $8 billion while Verge ranks 23rd at $1.2…

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Stellar Network’s Crowdsourced Development Exceeds Expectations

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, News, Tech

Stellar Network’s Crowdsourced Development Exceeds Expectations

The Stellar organization on April 16, 2018, announced the results of their sixth Stellar Build Projects. According to the Twitter announcement, “there were over 300 submissions.” The non-profit will reward 113 of the 324 submissions with XLM tokens with the overall winners receiving 200,000 XLM. Although the prize pool was initially 550,000, Stellar decided to increase this total by five…

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VC 500 Startups Invests in Stablecoin Startup Stably

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Ethereum, Finance, News

VC 500 Startups Invests in Stablecoin Startup Stably

Ever since the rise of cryptocurrencies, evangelists, and crypto believers have spoken far and wide of the benefits of a peer-to-peer, decentralized, and globally accepted currency. But, one aspect remains mostly unanswered: The price volatility. What Is a Stablecoin? Perhaps the one thing that hinders bitcoin from being widely used is the considerable price volatility with which it comes. No…

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After Championing the Blockchain Revolution, IBM is now Preaching Cryptocurrencies to Central Banks

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After Championing the Blockchain Revolution, IBM is now Preaching Cryptocurrencies to Central Banks

In the corporate world, everybody loves blockchain technology, but most don’t talk about bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Some have called the nascent digital assets under various names such as bubbles, Ponzi schemes, fraud, and many other crazy names. However, it seems all that will change soon as tech giants, IBM has caught the crypto fever and is now encouraging commodities…

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Stellar is Looking to Incorporate the Lightning Network

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Stellar is Looking to Incorporate the Lightning Network

On March 19, the Stellar team released technical specifications and guidelines for the implementation of the Lightning Network, the Bitcoin scalability solution enabled by SegWit. The move follows the introduction of Lightning to the mainnet of both Bitcoin and Litecoin as BTCManager reported on March 16. When Bitcoin became popular in 2009, it was strongly viewed as an alternative means…

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3 Reasons Stellar Might Find the Momentum to Soar Despite the Lukewarm Crypto Market

Category: Commentary

3 Reasons Stellar Might Find the Momentum to Soar Despite the Lukewarm Crypto Market

Blockchain technology has taken centre stage as a major disruptor across a wide range of industries, markets, and economies. In 2017, Bitcoin hogged all the financial news as the cryptocurrency went on to deliver unbelievable gains. The incredible success of Bitcoin also spurred an interest in other smaller cryptocurrencies and altcoins as investors started looking for the next big thing….

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