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Bitcoin’s Smallest Unit ‘Satoshi’ Gets Added To Oxford Dictionary

It’s official – Satoshi, the smallest divisible unit of bitcoin, is now an English word. While it has been used for years among the crypto community, the Oxford English Dictionary (OED) added the term earlier this month. Now It’s Satoshi’s Turn to Refresh English Language The crypto community requires new words to explain different aspects Read more…

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“Bank for Banks” Working On Prototype Crypto Asset

BIS & SNB Working On Crypto Announced in a document published Tuesday, the Swiss National Bank and the Bank for International Settlements, the so-called “Bank for Banks”, are looking to begin work on a blockchain-based crypto asset. The document stated: “[It] will examine the integration of digital central bank money into a distributed ledger technology Read more…

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Japan’s Nomura Holdings Invests in Line’s LVC to Build Blockchain-based Financial Services

Japan’s oldest brokerage firm has established a blockchain-related partnership with the operator of the nation’s most widely-used messenger service. According to the October 4 announcement, Nomura Holdings, the parent company of Nomura Securities, revealed it has invested in LVC, a subsidiary of South Korea’s Line, following an agreement finalized on September 24. The terms of Read more…

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Why This Billionaire is Skeptical of Bitcoin & Crypto

Crypto Assets Aren’t Viable Crypto assets have been lauded as the future by many Silicon Valley technologists and investors. They believe that this new asset class holds the keys (pun intended) to unlocking another round of technological innovation. However, not everyone in the upper echelons of Corporate America has caught onto this trend. Mark Cuban, Read more…

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ECB President on Libra: Crypto Still “Limited” In Impact on Financial System

ECB President Not Too Worried About Crypto… Yet Earlier this year, Facebook famously unveiled Libra to the world. The cryptocurrency project, billed as a way to empower billions, quickly became the talk of the town, with the phrases “Libra” and “Facebook’s crypto/blockchain” gracing the notifications of the phones of millions. Unsurprisingly, central banks, governments, and Read more…

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Report: Athletics Giant to Pilot Use of Cardano Blockchain

Cardano Sees Massive Adoption Event While Cardano (ADA) has been slipping over recent months, losing its spot as a top ten crypto asset, the blockchain underlying the token recently saw a massive adoption event. As reported by trade publication CryptoBriefing, Input Output (IOHK), a blockchain development studio that is one of the main maintainers of Read more…

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Crypto vs. Stocks Investing: Comparison and Contrast

Since cryptocurrencies proved to be investing instruments able to generate returns, a lot of people currently trading stocks are thinking to add them in their portfolio. Some want to know how to get started in stocks while also diversifying using crypto to profit from both markets. Today we’re going to bust the myth claiming that Read more…

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Another Major US Company To Launch Crypto Trading Platform

Despite its wild volatility and mounting regulatory pressure in the US, another company has joined the ranks of those offering crypto trading services. SoFi Enters Crypto Arena San Francisco based student loan refinancing firm SoFi announced this week that it would offer crypto trading for three major digital currencies. According to CEO Anthony Noto, the Read more…

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John McAfee: Bitcoin Custody To Become The Standard

Since Bitcoin came into being, we have a global decentralized digital cash system that can bypass the entire banking system. But like cash, it has its own set of risks. If you lose the keys to your coins, you lose the coins. Bitcoin investors know about it, but it scares new users and they’d rather Read more…

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Blockchain Technology Market Profits to Reach $16B By 2024

By 2024, various branches of the market for blockchain solutions will generate revenues of up to $16 billion, shows the latest preview research by Global Market Insights. Fintech Will Lead Market Growth Financial organizations will be the driver of growth for the blockchain sector, predicts the research. Blockchain use cases are multiple within that space, Read more…