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Coinbase Uses Crypto Winter to Expand – Acquires Decentralized Wallet Startup

4 days ago admin2 0
News Crypto winter? What crypto winter! The exchange arguably most responsible for onboarding bitcoin investors, Coinbase, has not allowed sour price levels to keep them complacent, conservative. Instead, they’ve maintained a breakneck pace, forming a venture capital fund, hiring top executive talent, and now they’re gobbling up competitors such as Cipher Browser. Also read: Russian Court Read More

The Results Are In: Dragonmint T1 Doesn’t Make the S9 Obsolete

5 days ago admin2 0
Mining There’s been a lot of skepticism aimed at the company Halong Mining and its machine the Dragonmint T1. The firm announced in November of 2017 that it would be distributing its Dragonmint devices in 2018 and stated its miners would be the most efficient machines on the market. So far, after all the controversy, Read More

NYDFS Superintendent Was Wrong — Bitlicense Severely Damaged Bitcoin Businesses

5 days ago admin2 0
Regulation This week the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) Superintendent, Maria Vullo, discussed the controversial state Bitlicense, a set of regulations aimed at monitoring and regulating cryptocurrency operations. According to Vullo, the regulatory policies enacted by the former Superintendent Ben Lawsky and the NYDFS has stimulated greater interest towards licensed companies in Read More

Craig Wright Accused of Plagiarism

6 days ago admin2 0
The man who once convinced multiple media sites that he was Satoshi Nakamoto, is now being accused of stealing something other than an identity: ideas and work, i.e. plagiarism In July 2017, Craig Wright published “The Fallacy of Selfish Mining: A Mathematical Critique” to show that proposed changes to Bitcoin weren’t necessary and may be Read More

74 Beauty Clinics in Japan Now Accept Payments in BTC

6 days ago admin2 0
News This week the Japanese cryptocurrency exchange and payment processor, Bitflyer, announced its partnership with SBC Medical Group the parent company of the popular Shonan Beauty Clinic. The union between both firms means that 74 clinics nationwide will allow patients to settle their bills in cryptocurrency. Also read: Markets Update: BTC Price Jumps Over $1000 in Read More

Survey: 1 In 5 UK Adults Consider Investing In Cryptocurrencies

7 days ago admin2 0
Image: Streets of London at night, One in five UK adults who have never owned cryptocurrencies would consider buying some over the next three years, according to a new research by communications agency Citigate Dewe Rogerson. The research, which surveyed more than 1,000 people in the UK, also found that despite the growing acceptance Read More

Cryptocurrency Is the Main Income for 12% of Russian Crypto Users

7 days ago admin2 0
Featured Cryptocurrency is the main source of income for 12% of Russian speaking crypto users, according to a new survey. More than 90% of the respondents say they want to use digital coins as a means of payment, and a quarter of those interviewed are already doing that. 40% of the participants view cryptos like Read More

Corporations Bypassing Korean ICO Regulations With Overseas Subsidiaries

1 week ago admin2 0
Featured Major corporations in South Korea are increasingly establishing cryptocurrency subsidiaries and launching initial coin offerings outside of the country due to prohibitive regulations. They are seeking opportunities in countries like Japan, Switzerland, Singapore, and Gibraltar. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies Regulations Driving Away Businesses An increasing number of corporations Read More

Poles Protest Unfair Taxation of Crypto Incomes and Profits

1 week ago admin2 0
Taxes A decision by the Polish government to tax crypto transactions, even those that do not return profit, has provoked discontent among traders in the country. The local crypto community has decided to protest against the official stance of the Finance Ministry with an online petition which is gathering support. Taxes on crypto-related income in Read More