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Microsoft Picks Bitcoin to Create a New Identity System

Microsoft is developing a Bitcoin-based decentralized identity system that aims to significantly improve privacy, security, and control while achieving tens-of-thousands of operations per second. Credentials, in the new identity system, will be wholly owned and controlled by the user. Microsoft’s New ID Network on the Bitcoin Blockchain For over a year, Microsoft had been experimenting Read more…

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John McAfee Demands You Stop Binge Watching Bitcoin Price Boom

CCN: McAfee has warned that the Bitcoin’s rally may not smooth and consequently offered hodlers tips on how to avoid the anxieties brought up by short-term price fluctuations. According to the cryptocurrency influencer, even with the rally prices could still drop at short notice. In such a situation, McAfee urged investors not to panic ‘under Read more…

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Ripple is Monstrously Expensive after Explosive 2-Day 31% XRP Rally

CCN: World’s third largest cryptocurrency Ripple (XRP) has appreciated up to 31-percent against the US dollar in just two days. The XRP-to-dollar exchange rate Tuesday established an intraday high towards $0.405, up 25.05-percent since the market open on Luxembourg-based Bitstamp exchange. The pair dropped as much as 5.05-percent ahead of the European session to neutralize Read more…

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Whole Foods and These Other Major Retailers Are Now Accepting Bitcoin

Whole Foods, Nordstrom, and Crate & Barrel can now accept bitcoin and other forms of cryptocurrency at their retail stores.  Spend Bitcoin at Whole Foods Whole Foods, Nordstrom, Crate & Barrel and many other retailers are now able to accept Bitcoin and other forms of cryptocurrency. This new payment option is enabled by a partnership Read more…

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EBay Ads Tell World It Will (Finally) Accept ‘Virtual Currency’

Cryptocurrency users were celebrating fresh rumors about a major adoption push this week after hints suggested eBay might accept Bitcoin and altcoins. eBay: ‘Virtual Currency Is Happening’ According to photographs of marketing material from the ongoing Consensus 2019 conference in New York, eBay, which has 180 million users, is actively pursuing crypto payments. One of Read more…

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Prominent Investor: Ethereum (ETH) is “Way Ahead”, Could Pass Bitcoin With Time

Ethereum Is “Way Ahead” As we reported yesterday, Mike Novogratz of Galaxy Digital took to a public forum to talk Ethereum (ETH)… and Bitcoin too. During his keynote speech, which was compiled by CryptoBriefing and DecryptMedia, the former institutional investor purportedly talked up Ethereum. Speaking to the crowd at Ethereal Summit, a, you guessed it, Read more…