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Bitcoin ABC Has 600% More Nodes than Bitcoin SV

3 months 1 week ago

Editor’s note: The article’s headline has been amended to clarity. According to Coin.Dance, a reputable Bitcoin network data provider, there are about 600% more Bitcoin Cash ABC nodes than Bitcoin SV (“Satoshi Vision”) nodes. Bitcoin Cash ABC enjoys the support of three major exchanges: Bitpay, Binance, and Coinbase, while Bitcion Cash SV has the backing

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P. H. Madore

Venezuela to Present Petro Crypto to OPEC as a Unit of Oil

3 months 1 week ago

The Venezuelan government is reportedly going to present its oil-backed cryptocurrency, the Petro, to the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) as a unit of account for oil. According to local news outlet Telesur, the country’s petroleum minister and the president of state-run oil and natural gas company PDVSA, Manuel Quevedo, stated that Petro transactions

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Francisco Memoria

IBM Looks to Disrupt Scientific Research on the Blockchain

3 months 1 week ago

The use cases for distributed ledger technology are on the rise, as evidenced by IBM’s most recent patent application for open scientific research on the blockchain. The tech giant envisions a system in which a blockchain represents an experiment with individual blocks comprised of project components including research data, data analysis and results as well as

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Gerelyn Terzo

BitBay Partners with Coinfirm to Bring Better Security and Transparency to Cryptocurrency

3 months 1 week ago

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Why the IMF is Trying to Stop Marshall Islands From Adopting Crypto

3 months 1 week ago

The International Monetary Fund (IMF), a global financial organization run by 189 countries, is against the proposal of the Marshall Islands to launch a sovereign digital currency by adopting crypto. As early as September 10, the IMF criticized the finalized plans of the Marshall Islands of creating a national cryptocurrency, citing potential money laundering, financial

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Joseph Young

Bitcoin Cash Drops 8% Despite November 15 Hard Fork in Stagnant Market

3 months 1 week ago

Over the last 24 hours, the price of Bitcoin Cash (BCH) has dropped by more than 8 percent, experiencing a steep sell-off for the first time since October 11. For nearly two weeks, BCH has maintained strong upward momentum supported by the growing anticipation towards the scheduled November 15 hard fork on the Bitcoin Cash

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Joseph Young

Hong Kong-Based Bitcoin Mining Pool BTCC to Close Indefinitely

3 months 1 week ago

Hong-Kong based bitcoin exchange, BTCC has made known through a press release, plans to shut down its mining pool business BTCC Pool Limited after four years of operation in Hong-Kong. According to a statement from the firm published on November 6, 2018, the company says it would “shut down all mining servers on November 15

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Jimmy Aki