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US Federal Trade Commission To Offer Free Workshop On Crypto Scams

April 30, 2018 BitcoinPrice 0

The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) will be holding a free workshop this summer titled “Decrypting Cryptocurrency Scams” according to a press release published today, April 30. The workshop’s main aim is to educate the […]

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Japan Finance Giant SBI Holdings To Launch Crypto Exchange In Summer 2018

April 30, 2018 BitcoinPrice 0

Japan`s financial services giant SBI Holdings plans to launch its crypto exchange this summer, local media outlet Business Insider Japan reported April 27. According to a recent announcement by company president Yoshitaka Kitao, the exchange […]

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Bitcoin Cash Is Bitcoin? Lawsuits Won’t Stop the Fight Over Bitcoin’s Name

April 30, 2018 BitcoinPrice 0

“Roger Ver deserves to go to (back to) jail for fraud.” For those not immersed in bitcoin’s byzantine politics, it might seem strange to see Ragnar Lifthrasir, a self-described “passionate advocate for bitcoin,” wish incarceration on an early […]

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Circle Adds Zcash to Crypto Investment App

April 30, 2018 BitcoinPrice 0

Circle is adding the privacy-focused cryptocurrency zcash to its list of offerings for its investment app, the startup announced Monday. Users of the company’s Circle Invest platform can now purchase and invest the cryptocurrency, the […]

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Cryptocurrency’s Estimated Draw on World Resources Could Power Bangladesh

April 30, 2018 BitcoinPrice 0

When it comes to mining cryptocurrency and how much power is consumed during mining operations globally, nobody knows for sure. However, based on varied utility costs alone, it’s estimated at 53.99 TWh, or enough energy […]

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Iran: Model Of State-Issued Digital Currency Now Ready, Says Gov’t Minister

April 30, 2018 BitcoinPrice 0

An Iranian government minister has confirmed that an experimental model of a domestic digital currency is now ready, Reuters reported Saturday, April 28. The move closely follows the country’s recent banking blockade on cryptocurrency trading. […]

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UNICEF Australia Offers Users Option To Mine Crypto As Donation

April 30, 2018 BitcoinPrice 0

UNICEF Australia announced yesterday, April 29, an initiative that allows users to give over their computer’s processing power to mine cryptocurrency as a donation to the charity. We’re excited to launch The Hopepage. This innovative […]

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Bring Home the Bacoin? Oscar Mayer Debuts Crypto Campaign

April 30, 2018 BitcoinPrice 0

It may sound like baloney, but American meat maker Oscar Mayer has entered the cryptocurrency space – sort of. The company announced on Monday the unveiling of “Bacoin,” which it is calling “the first-ever cryptocurrency […]

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SEC Official: ICO Market Shows Need for Securities Regulation

April 30, 2018 BitcoinPrice 0

The initial coin offering (ICO) ecosystem is what the wider securities marketplace would look like without regulation, a Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) commissioner said Monday. Speaking to CNBC, commissioner Robert Jackson made the comparison […]