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Russia Cryptocurrency ‘Rights’ Bill Passes State Duma
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Russia Cryptocurrency ‘Rights’ Bill Passes State Duma

A bill defining (and to a lesser degree, regulating) cryptocurrency has passed the lower house of the Russian parliament. More cryptocurrency legislation is expected to follow. The lower house of Russia's legislature, known as the State Duma, has passed a...
Taiwanese Parliament Forms Coalition For Blockchain
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Taiwanese Parliament Forms Coalition For Blockchain

Lawmakers in Taiwan have formed a coalition to drive the growth of blockchain technology and cryptocurrency on a national level. Taiwan could be joining the ranks of likeminded island governments looking to cryptocurrency and blockchain development as a w...
Maybe This Will Allow Ripple XRP To Take Over Visa And Mastercard
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Maybe This Will Allow Ripple XRP To Take Over Visa And Mastercard

We always hear rumours of Ripple and Visa/Mastercard, this is most probably because at it stands, Ripple’s technology seems to be the most adoptable by mainstream society and that therefore, if a cryptocurrency did some to the fore against Visa and Mastercard,...
Is Ethereum Classic (ETC) Dead? Or now is The Time to Buy?
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Is Ethereum Classic (ETC) Dead? Or now is The Time to Buy?

Ethereum Classic (ETC) is definitely one of the coins in the market being watched closely by a good number of investors. This cryptocurrency follows the original chain of the Ethereum blockchain but has had a not so great run on the market compared to the othe...
Spanish Regulator Open to Approving Funds Investing Directly in Cryptocurrencies
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Spanish Regulator Open to Approving Funds Investing Directly in Cryptocurrencies

Spain’s financial regulator has clarified its position on regulated investment funds investing directly in cryptocurrencies. These type of funds are legal under Law 22/2014, and investments can be made through three types of legal entities. Spain’s National S...
How to Successfully Use Telegram to Build a Strong Crypto Community
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How to Successfully Use Telegram to Build a Strong Crypto Community

Recently, there has been a lot of interest and growth in the cryptocurrency industry. Institutional and retail investors are becoming more invested and involved in the blockchain and crypto space. In 2017, The number of blockchain wallets increased by 8...
D’oh! Ea Mobile Adds Crypto Quest to Simpsons Game
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D’oh! Ea Mobile Adds Crypto Quest to Simpsons Game

Players enjoying The Simpsons: Tapped Out game will get a taste of the crypto industry with a new quest featuring blockchain and Bitcoin mining. Blockchain technology seems to have an easier time of integrating into mainstream society than the cryptocur...
Russia and Iran May Use Cryptocurrencies to Bypass International Sanctions
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Russia and Iran May Use Cryptocurrencies to Bypass International Sanctions

Politicians in Iran and Russia are discussing the possibility of using digital currencies to bypass sanctions.  CRYPTOCURRENCIES: A TOOL FOR BYPASSING SANCTIONS Decentralization is one of the biggest advantages of cryptocurrencies. Unlike traditional...
Hodl or Fodl? Cnbc Africa Crypto Host Rates Top Four Cryptocurrencies
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Hodl or Fodl? Cnbc Africa Crypto Host Rates Top Four Cryptocurrencies

CNBC’s cousin, CNBC Africa, has produced its own cryptocurrency segment, with its host appearing on CNBC’s Fast Moneyyesterday to discuss his opinions on the top four cryptocurrencies.  Cryptocurrencies are a worldwide phenomenon, with people from Ameri...
Watch Out Bitpay: Coingate Uses Bitcoin Lightning Payments to Zap Competition
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Watch Out Bitpay: Coingate Uses Bitcoin Lightning Payments to Zap Competition

Lithuanian cryptocurrency payment processor CoinGate has become one of the first industry businesses to offer Lightning Network (LN) settlements for Bitcoin. COINGATE: LN ‘WITHOUT DOUBT MOST AWAITED BITCOIN NETWORK UPGRADE’ In a post on Reddit, CoinG...