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Pornhub models switch to crypto after Paypal ceased services

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Popular adult content website Pornhub has announced the suspension of payments to models by PayPal. Members of the crypto community instantly reacted to this news. URGENT: PayPal has stopped all Pornhub model payouts. If you had PayPal as your payout method please change to direct deposit/SEPA, or...

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Facebook presents a new payment system on its social media

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Can this be the first step for Libra struggle? Facebook has revealed a new payments system which intends to make online money transfers more manageable. Facebook Pay is going to work across Facebook, WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram, enabling users to send funds to their contacts and friends on...

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Justin Sun confirms purchase of a stake in Poloniex exchange

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Justin Sun, founder of the TRON blockchain platform, confirmed that he is part of an investor group that recently acquired Poloniex from Circle Bitcoin startup. He also spoke about plans for cooperation with the exchange. Circle acquired Poloniex in February 2018, allegedly for 400 million,...

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Crypto data tracker is fighting against fake trading volumes

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A successful data tracking service for crypto presents a new metric which, according to the organisation, is going to demonstrate real trading movement in a field disreputable for suspect volume figures more accurate. In the announcement, the company mentioned, that CoinMarketCap’s Liquidity...

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You can now earn Bitcoin while shopping on Alibaba platform

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Alibaba, a Chinese e-commerce leader, sprang a partnership with Lolli, a BTC bonuses shopping application. Now Alibaba users can get BTC when buying online. News about the partnership was published on November 11, Singles Day, which is a Chinese shopping holiday and is supposed to be one of the...

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Robert Shiller: mystery of Satoshi behind bitcoin popularity

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Descriptive information plays an important role in the popularity of bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. This statement was made by Nobel Laureate in Economics Robert Shiller in an interview with the official portal of Yale University. According to him, it was the mysterious background to the creation of...

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7th hack in a year: Bitcoin exchanges lost $105 million

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Hackers hacked the Vietnamese VinDAX exchange, losses amounted to $500 thousand. Funds in 23 digital assets were withdrawn from the site, reports The Block. Hacking and the amount of damage was confirmed by the administrator of the Telegram channel of the exchange. According to him, the incident...

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Silvergate bank goes public on the New York Stock Exchange

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On Thursday, Nov. 6, a crypto-friendly Silvergate bank started marketing its shares on the New York Stock Exchange. The IPO day of the bank was exactly after a year it has registered for going public, according to a tweet in NYSE account. NYSE Opening Bell đź””: Silvergate (NYSE: $SI) celebrates...

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Russia developing a mechanism for seizure of crypto by 2021

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The board of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation instructed law enforcement agencies to develop a legal mechanism for the seizure of virtual assets for confiscation by December 31, 2021. This is reported by RBC with reference to an unnamed source. Rosfinmonitoring, the...

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Ukraine adopted FATF rules for crypto market regulation

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The deputies of the Verkhovna Rada adopted in the 1st reading a draft law on the implementation of FATF standards to combat money laundering and the financing of terrorism while regulating the crypto market. This was announced by the chairman of the deputy association Blockchain4Ukraine, People's...

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Asian financials group sets tokenized securities’ roadmap

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Asia’s largest asset managers and financial services corporations have formed a representing group, which has published a document analysing the future of tokenized securities as a part of the average institutional toolkit, as well as calling on extra regulatory clarity to open the path....

DJ from Germany proclaimed himself the co-founder of Bitcoin

DJ from Germany proclaimed himself the co-founder of Bitcoin

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Crypto enthusiast Kenneth Bosak discovered at a conference the next self-proclaimed Satoshi Nakamoto. This time, the former creator from Germany, Jörg Molt, became the “creator of bitcoin”. Bosak’s Twitter video provoked a violent community reaction and instantly became viral. Confronting a...

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Trial resumes. Wright breaks Bitcoin settlement agreement

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Craig Wright, an Australian technologist, stated that he can’t pay the amount that was mentioned in the agreement contracted with the Kleiman estate. As to a court paper listed in the Southern District of Florida October 30, Wright broke the contract arrangement according to which he must abandon...

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Binance US users will be able to buy bitcoin by debit cards

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The US division of the Binance has added the opportunity to purchase crypto using debit cards. https://t.co/AZwoBOy3iq Launches Debit Card Payments, Gains Momentum in First Month Exceeding $15 Million Daily Trading Volumehttps://t.co/uISYqHJAOx pic.twitter.com/AGJR98L6wO— Binance.US...

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BitMEX exchange leaked data

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BitMEX, the largest exchange of Bitcoin derivatives, has leaked user data. Some users received emails containing the email addresses of other platform clients. We are aware of an email privacy issue impacting our customers. We have identified the root cause and will be in touch with any users...

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Binance is going to open an office in Beijing

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Binance decided to start an office in Beijing after Xi Jinping said he wants the country to become the number one in the blockchain sphere. This new outpost is going to join the other one that's in Shanghai. Actually, the corporation didn’t announce what this office plans to do and when exactly...

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German Banks Association calls for digital euro release

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The Association of Private Banks of Germany, which includes more than 200 financial institutions, has called for the release of digital euro. Its creation will help the EU withstand competition from the United States and China, as well as prevent possible negative consequences from the launch of...

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Starbucks for bitcoins: Bakkt launches consumer-oriented app

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The Bakkt crypto platform has announced the launch of an application with which consumers can pay at retail outlets, including the popular Starbucks coffee shop chain. A statement from Bakkt product director Mike Blandina said the application will launch in the first half of 2020, with Starbucks...

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