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LedgerX’s Bitcoin Savings Product Is Just Another Derivative Gamble
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LedgerX’s Bitcoin Savings Product Is Just Another Derivative Gamble

Earn 16 percent interest or double your money, but pay no attention to the finer details. Would you sell your bitcoin holdings for twice their current price? Really think about it for a second, deeply. If the bitcoin price reached $17,000, would you calmly cas...
Only 8.5% of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Traders Are Female
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Only 8.5% of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Traders Are Female

A new demographic analysis of people trading in cryptocurrencies has brought up some intriguing results such as that only very few are female, most have little to no previous experience, and many are students or working in sales and marketing roles. Underst...
Pakistanis Find Ways to Trade Bitcoin Rendering Ban Ineffective
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Pakistanis Find Ways to Trade Bitcoin Rendering Ban Ineffective

The crypto ban in Pakistan is proving to be not as effective as expected. If anything, the State Bank has barred commercial banks and financial firms from dealing in cryptocurrency which, of course, makes life harder for local exchanges. Individual traders, ho...
Tim Draper: Bitcoin Is ‘the Most Secure Place to Put Your Money’
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Tim Draper: Bitcoin Is ‘the Most Secure Place to Put Your Money’

Tim Draper, an American venture capital investor and founder of the firm now known as Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DJF), took the time to wax thoroughly poetic on Bitcoin on Thursday — telling the hosts of CNBC‘s “Closing Bell” that the world’s most popular crypto...
Certified German Bank Transfers Loans With Bitcoin, Subverts Swift
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Certified German Bank Transfers Loans With Bitcoin, Subverts Swift

One online bank in Germany is now using bitcoins for loan transfers.  SUBVERTING SWIFT Founded by German Radoslav Albrecht, Bitbond is an online bank which now affords its customers the ability to transfer loans internationally — specifically, by usi...
‘Bitcoin Is a Reaction to Warren Buffet and His Crony Capitalists,’ Says Max Keiser
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‘Bitcoin Is a Reaction to Warren Buffet and His Crony Capitalists,’ Says Max Keiser

Max Keiser delivered a scathing rebuttal to Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger May 10 after the Berkshire Hathaway moguls compared Bitcoin to “rat poison” and “baby brains.” ‘CRONY CAPITALISM’ In a fresh episode of RT’s Keiser Report, the outspoken Bi...
Mission Accomplished: Pineapple Fund Bids Farewell After $55m in Bitcoin Donations
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Mission Accomplished: Pineapple Fund Bids Farewell After $55m in Bitcoin Donations

Pineapple Fund has accomplished its mandate of donating more than 5,000 BTC to non-profit organizations around the world. 60 CHARITIES RECEIVED BITCOIN DONATIONS The bitcoin charity made this known in a farewell Reddit post on May 10. Pine, the anony...
Huawei Phones To Support Bitcoin Wallet, Starting Today
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Huawei Phones To Support Bitcoin Wallet, Starting Today

The Chinese mobile phone giant Huawei will permit users of some of its devices to download a cryptocurrency wallet. Huawei, one of China's leading mobile phone sellers, will allow some of its users to download a bitcoin wallet beginning on May 11. Th...
Street Artist Nets $1000 From Bitcoin Qr Codes In His Murals
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Street Artist Nets $1000 From Bitcoin Qr Codes In His Murals

French street artist, Pascal Boyart is taking bitcoin to the art world. The mural painter known by the moniker ‘PBOY’ is incorporating bitcoin QR codes in his artworks. This allows him to receive donations from the public in crypto. BITCOIN MEETS ART ...
Mark Lea: Eternal Trusts Has Brought Trusts to a New Level
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Mark Lea: Eternal Trusts Has Brought Trusts to a New Level

Bitcoinist recently sat down with Eternal Trusts executive Mark Lea to discuss his involvement in the project as well as how it will benefit consumers both now and in the future. Eternal Trusts claims to be the world’s first blockchain platform for the ...