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Ethereum Founder Buterin: ‘Traditional Assets Are Safest Bet’ for Life Savings

2 hours 16 minutes ago

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Blockchain veteran Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of the Ethereum network behind No. 2 cryptocurrency by market cap ETH, is a realist. While last year may have put cryptocurrencies on the map, Buterin brings up the risk/reward profile. He doesn’t want investors to have false illusions about pie-in-the-sky returns without identifying any of the risks. Meanwhile, the ETH price has

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Gerelyn Terzo

Solve This Videogame’s “Mind-Blowing” Test, Get a Bitcoin

5 hours 3 minutes ago

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Beat the game, win a Bitcoin. Simple, right? That’s the premise of MonteCrypto: The Bitcoin Enigma, a PC game scheduled for release next week. The mysterious game, the latest in a long tradition of public treasure hunts, offers players the opportunity to achieve a lucrative payday — if they can solve the game’s two dozen

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Josiah Wilmoth

Bitcoin Mining Facility Interferes With T-Mobile’s LTE Network Verifying Payments

5 hours 30 minutes ago

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US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) revealed in an official “notification of harmful interference” document that a bitcoin mining facility based in Brooklyn, New York interfered with T-Mobile’s LTE network by sending harmful radio emissions to the telecom’s 700 MHz band. Antminer Interferes With LTE Network The FCC noted in an document published on February 15

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Joseph Young

Cryptocurrency Trader Loses $603,000 in Margin Trading, Steals $2 Million

7 hours 14 minutes ago

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Earlier today, it was revealed that 24-year-old trader Joseph Kim, who worked for a Chicago based firm Consolidated Trading, allegedly stole $2 million to cover losses he made in margin trading and personal investments in the cryptocurrency market. Over $600,000 Lost Due to Greed According to the criminal complaint obtained by Bloomberg, Kim illegally transferred

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Joseph Young

Game Developer Atari Unveils Blockchain-Fueled Dual-Cryptocurrency Gaming Reboot

8 hours 8 minutes ago

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The video game console for hits like eighties favorite Pac-Man is readying a pair of digital tokens, which is likely to rack up points with investors.  The Atari Group revealed a two-pronged initiative for which it has inked a couple of partnerships involving not one but two cryptocurrencies. Atari is the latest in what appears

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Gerelyn Terzo

Emotion vs Reason, Round 1: Historical Technology Hypes

8 hours 48 minutes ago

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Emotion vs Reason I’m sure most decisions you make are based on numbers rather than intuition or perception.  However, some are clearly misinformed. Not because you did not search thoroughly, or because you couldn’t find enough data. Rather, there’s something increasingly more difficult to analyse than numbers and facts: people’s feelings towards an event. –disclaimer:

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Pedro Febrero

The World Needs a New Kind of Currency, Bitcoin: Investor Tim Draper

9 hours 39 minutes ago

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Tim Draper, the founder of venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson, says the world needs a new kind of currency. Speaking from Stanford, California, Draper, an early investor in Bitcoin and a victim of the infamous 2014 Mt. Gox hack, spoke to Bloomberg TV of his confidence in cryptocurrencies. Draper lost around 40,000 Bitcoins in

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Paul de Havilland

The Secrets of Converting into Cryptocurrency from SELFLLERY!

9 hours 56 minutes ago

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Tom Clancy

XinFin ICO Enters Second Week, Announces Institutional Partnerships

11 hours 43 minutes ago

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Tom Clancy

Cryptocurrency Market Recovers to $500 Billion as Bitcoin, Ethereum Record Gains

11 hours 43 minutes ago

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For the first time in February, the cryptocurrency market has recovered to $500 billion, as most major cryptocurrencies including bitcoin and Ethereum recorded large gains in the past two days. Within the past 24 hours, bitcoin recorded a price increase 9 percent, rising from $10,030 to $10,850. Premiums in the South Korean cryptocurrency market have

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Joseph Young

Realista, the First Global Real Estate Platform

11 hours 53 minutes ago

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Tom Clancy

Launch of CryptoCities Triggers Race amongst Early Users to Discover Location Based Assets

12 hours 3 minutes ago

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Tom Clancy

In 10 Years We Won't Have Blockchains

12 hours 15 minutes ago
Instead, we may have something that does what a blockchain does, only faster, cheaper and scalable. It'll look more like a graph than a linear chain.
Will Murphy

Popular Online Casino Site Adds Bitcoin as a Payment Option

12 hours 15 minutes ago

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Tom Clancy

ABN AMRO Launches Blockchain Bank Accounts to Kill Escrow Accounts

14 hours 2 minutes ago

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Dutch ‘big four’ bank ABN AMRO has launched a new service wherein bank accounts are issued to individual clients via the blockchain, as alternatives to escrow accounts. ABN AMRO is shifting gears in its blockchain endeavor. The Amsterdam-based banking giant has announced a new service wherein individual client within non-bank organizations entrusted with client funds

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Samburaj Das