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Facebook safeguards Libra token ahead of Congressional inspection

Facebook safeguards Libra token ahead of Congressional inspection

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Lawmakers have a very sceptical attitude to Facebook’s coin. So the team of Facebook was concerned about this and announced that the company wants to create a means of cheap and secure payments around the world. David Marcus announced that they understand the big idea may take a lot of time and...

Few people care about the continuing growth of BTC prices

Few people care about the continuing growth of BTC prices

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Google searches measured the statistics of Bitcoin price growth and people’s interest in it and there’s a big difference between them. Not so long ago, the level of correlation between the price and interest was really high. There may be some reasons for these new...

The third largest economy in Asia has a skeptical attitude about Facebook’s Libra

The third largest economy in Asia has a skeptical attitude about Facebook’s Libra

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India, which is the third greatest economy in Asia, doesn’t seem to admit the idea of Libra coin. Subhash Garg the secretary of Economic Affairs said in New Delhi interview on 6 July that the design of Facebook’s coin is not totally explained, but anyway it is going to be a private currency,...

Singapore’s proposal is to end cryptocurrencies’ GST taxation

Singapore’s proposal is to end cryptocurrencies’ GST taxation

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The taxation agency of Singapore’s government is suggesting to remove goods and services tax from cryptocurrency actions that are serving as a medium of exchange. On July 5 The IRAS published an e-Tax draft guide for regulating the Digital payment tokens sector. If this draft starts to officially...

The Internal Revenue Service of the US will soon present an updated guide related to Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies

The Internal Revenue Service of the US will soon present an updated guide related to Bitcoin and ...

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In the next few weeks, the Internal Revenue Service of the US is expected to present an updated version of its guidelines, which have a connection to the Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Changes to the document were made under pressure from a group of more than 20 congressmen, who in April...

Bitcoin correlation with cryptocoins

Binance: Bitcoin correlation with other cryptocurrencies has significantly decreased

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Binance's research division published a quarterly report, in which it estimated the correlation of digital assets among themselves. Thus, according to it, the correlation between Bitcoin and the rest of the market has significantly decreased in comparison with the figures for the first quarter of...

Twitter talks about crypto

Twitter talks about crypto

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New research provides us with a very interesting statistics about various countries and their tweets about the crypto industry. So the first position is the US because 38.9% of tweets about Bitcoin are from here. The UK takes second place with 10.5%. Top five countries are US, UK, Canda, Turkey...

Electroneum is going to support Lightning Network technology of Bitcoin

Electroneum is going to support Lightning Network technology of Bitcoin

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One of the most widespread digital wallets Electroneum is working to do an update and add support for Bitcoin’s lightning network. The founder of Electroneum, Thomas Voegtlin said that technology release on the wallet is really close, but he didn’t mention the exact date of the official launch....

Craig Wright and fake documents

Craig Wright caught in the provision of fake documents to the court

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The self-proclaimed developer of Bitcoin Craig Wright could provide fake documents during the trial of the case against David Kleiman. Lawyer Stephen Palley pointed this out in his Twitter account. lol pic.twitter.com/3nCmzqZHVk— Palley (@stephendpalley) July 3, 2019 So, among the documents...

Bank of Japan: Liquidation of cash

Bank of Japan: Liquidation of cash will make the payment infrastructure inconvenient

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The deputy head of the Bank of Japan, Masayoshi Amamiya, ruled out the likelihood of issuing national digital currency, Reuters reported. According to the official, the issuance of such a means of payment would mean a waiver of fiat money. “Liquidation of cash will make the payment...

Telegram’s cryptocurrency is offered a triple price of ICO for sale

Telegram’s cryptocurrency is offered a triple price of ICO for sale

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Telegram’s crypto coin may have comprehended by 200% from 2018 when it started one of the largest ICOs in history, even though it is not introduced to the public yet. To be sure in this, you simply need to ask one of the initial investors. According to Liquid exchange, based in South Korea Gram...

Nouriel Roubini, aka Dr Doom, opposes Bitcoin

Nouriel Roubini, aka Dr Doom, opposes Bitcoin

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Famous economist Nouriel Roubini, who’s recognized as Dr Doom for his downhearted warnings, made some noise with his freshest assault on Bitcoin and related cryptocurrencies. Professor Roubini considers that Bitcoin is “overhyped”. On 2 June at a summit in Taiwan, he compared crypto coin with...

$1 Billion was spent in Darknet by Bitcoin criminals this year

$1 Billion was spent in Darknet by Bitcoin criminals this year

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According to a Chainalysis report, this year set a record in Bitcoin’s use on the illegal Internet and the amount of money reached $1 billion. While the number of Bitcoin transactions dedicated to forbidden buyings is failing, about $515 million of the digital coin has already been used this year...

Poloniex Exchangeoffered staking of ATOM

Poloniex Exchange offered the option of staking the Cosmos cryptocurrency ATOM

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The popular Bitcoin exchange Poloniex announced that it had become the first trading platform that now offers its users the possibility of staking the Cosmos cryptocurrency (ATOM) with daily income payments. Cosmos staking is live! Simply deposit @cosmos $ATOM to Poloniex and begin earning daily...

Iran finds 1,000 Bitcoin mining computers after a power spike

Iran finds 1,000 Bitcoin mining computers after a power spike

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Iranian governments caught over 1000 mining computers from two former factories. The operation was performed after governments discovered a spike in electricity consumption. The minister of energy announced that request for electricity grew by 7% in June and it’s considered that Bitcoin mining is...

Bitsane's scam: disappeared with money

Bitsane cryptocurrency exchange's management has vanished with user's money

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Ireland-based cryptocurrency exchange Bitsane ceased operations, and its management stole deposits of almost 250 thousand users, reports The Forbes. As the newspaper notes, Bitsane LP in the past was listed as one of the trading platforms approved by Ripple. In addition, in January 2018, CNBC...

Bitcoin is losing its value just as quickly as gained it

Bitcoin is losing its value just as quickly as gained it

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Everyone was following the swift rise of Bitcoin’s price this week. The rate of crypto coin passed $14000 mark on June 26 and this was the most high-priced level since January 2018. Then, just in several minutes, the coin changed its course and started to lose in price....

Opera launches a browser for iOS with a built-in crypto wallet

Opera launches a browser for iOS with a built-in crypto wallet

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Opera browser published about the newest Touch browser for iOS on June 26. They announced that it’s ready to be downloaded for the App store. This blockchain-ready browser was implemented on Android and PC before, which indicates that Opera is Web 3-ready beyond all the leading platforms now....

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