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BitTorrent Has ‘No Plans to Change’ After $120 Million Tron Acquisition

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Peer-to-peer file sharing service BitTorrent seemingly pushed back against claims it would begin using cryptocurrencies after being acquired by the Tron Foundation. In a statement posted to its website Tuesday, BitTorrent wrote that the company has “no plans to change” its business model and will not charge fees for any of its services. Further, the Read More

Uber hires a cricket superstar to show India it’s not going anywhere

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Till just a few months ago, talk of a possible merger between Uber and its fierce Indian rival, Ola, was rife. But the American cab hailing service has clearly decided to ride solo. In the second week of June, Uber unveiled Virat Kolhi, the Indian national cricket team’s captain, as the face of its brand Read More

Binance Backs Malta Stock Exchange’s Startup Accelerator

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The Malta Stock Exchange announced today that Binance, one of the world’s leading cryptocurrency exchanges, is backing its newly launched program to support fintech startups and entrepreneurs. Known as a tiny archipelago between Sicily and the North African coast, Malta, along with several other microstates including Bermuda, Liechtenstein, Gibraltar and San Marino, have joined the race Read More

Diversify With eToro’s Upgraded Stocks Offer

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For the numerous cryptocurrency traders looking to diversify their portfolios – especially given the recent volatility of the markets – the new stocks offering from pioneering global investment platform eToro is well worth considering. As of mid-June, eToro users can hold their own cryptos, stocks, exchange-traded funds (ETFs), and thousands of other financial assets in Read More

In the UK, people are giving up on cash

7 days ago admin2 0
As the saying goes, “cash is king.” Well, not anymore in Britain. For the first time, electronic debit card payments outnumbered those with physical money last year, according UK Finance. The trade association credits the rising popularity of contactless payments, as well as smartphones and online shopping, as reasons for the shift. Consumers in the Read More

Things I Did… Bitcoin Braces for Bear Market With Feel-Good Tweets

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The price of bitcoin (BTC) may be up slightly Wednesday, but that hasn’t exactly raised the spirits of the asset’s most avid investors. Rather, with the market now down roughly 70 percent from 2017’s highs, many HOLDers, the bitcoin faithful who have vowed never to sell, are becoming convinced they might have seen the last Read More

Dr Dominik Thor Of Vaultitude Discusses Using Blockchain Technology to Improve the Protection and Management of Intellectual Property

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CoinJournal recently spoke extensively with Dr. Dominik Thor of IPchain Database, now Vaultitude, at CoinFest UK 2018 to discuss how the company plans on using blockchain technology to improve the protection and management of intellectual property. Thor explained how his search for blockchain secured intellectual property protection drew a blank, leading him, with the support and Read More

People’s egos get bigger after meditation and yoga, says a new study

1 week ago admin2 0
According to Buddhist teaching, the self is an illusion. The religion preaches a fundamentally selfless worldview, encouraging followers to renounce individual desires and distance themselves from self-concern. To advance this perspective, millions of people around the world practice yoga and meditation. But a recently published psychological study directly contradicts that approach, finding that contemporary meditation Read More

Felines to Futbol: NFTs Are Crypto’s Hottest New Buzzword

1 week ago admin2 0
The World Cup may be completely analog, but don’t tell that to crypto developers. Soft launching now, a new company called CryptoStrikers is entering the so-called “crypto collectibles” market with tokens commemorating the stars of this year’s World Cup. The thing is the tokens it’s offering aren’t the same you’ll see listed on a popular Read More