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Number of IBM Blockchain Patents Surge 300% In One Year

The number of blockchain patents that IBM owns has surged by as much as 300% in a little less than a year. With other major corporations getting seriously involved in the industry, this goes on to show that the interest in the field is steadily increasing.  IBM Dominates Blockchain Patent Ownership Multinational information technology company Read more…

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Overview: Facebook Libra Project US Senate Hearing

Earlier today Facebook Libra met with US Senators from the Senate Banking Committee. Here are a few highlights of note from the hearing. Facebook Libra Meets with Lawmakers Again Today Facebook answered questions from concerned US lawmakers on the Senate Banking Committee. As previously covered by Bitconist, lawmakers are worried that Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency could Read more…

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Justin Sun Invites President Trump For His Lunch With Warren Buffet

The co-founder of Tron, Justin Sun, has invited the president of the United States, Donald Trump, for lunch where he would interact with notable figures in the cryptocurrency space and perhaps try to convince Warren Buffet otherwise. Sun’s invitation stems from Trumps Twitter post. On the social media platform, the US president said: “I am Read more…

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Mark Cuban: Libra Is Dangerous & Will Empower Evil African Despots

Tech entrepreneur and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban joined the growing list of skeptics warning about the apocalyptic dangers of Facebook’s cryptocurrency project, Libra. In an interview with CNBC, Cuban made his position on the Libra clear: “I’m not a big fan of what they’re doing there. I think it’s a big mistake […] but Read more…

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China’s Roadmap For A Digital Yuan, Will Tron (TRX) And NEO Benefit?

The People’s Bank of China is charting the road map that will lead to the creation of a digital yuan. The move is going to establish the People’s Republic of China dominance in the global cryptocurrency race. Speaking on this development on Twitter Anthony Pompliano of Morgan Digital wrote: “BREAKING: China has received internal approvals Read more…

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Was Benjamin Franklin The Bitcoin Miner Of His Day?

Bitcoin has since inception, had the potential to revolutionize money and the world economy. But haven’t we seen all this before? A new article suggests that Benjamin Franklin was doing the equivalent over 250 years ago. The First Bitcoin Revolution Of course, 250 years ago, Bitcoin was still just a twinkle in (Dr) Craig Wright’s ancestor’s Read more…

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Cryptocurrency is “More Convenient” than Cash and Society is Ready for Adoption, Head of the Central Bank of Russia Says

Cryptocurrencies are being used more each time in the field of geopolitics, transcending the image of being just an experimental technology promoted by some fintechs and enthusiasts. After drawing the attention of the G20, several countries began to evaluate the possibility of issuing their own cryptocurrency, however, no powerful nation had shown a real, concrete Read more…

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Austria Post Launches ‘Crypto Stamp’ Collectibles on the Ethereum Blockchain

By CCN Markets: Stamp collecting just entered the 21st century, as the Austrian Post Office unveiled its limited edition ‘crypto stamp’ collectibles, powered by the Ethereum blockchain. Send Your Stamp, Keep A Collectible Crypto Stamp A limited 150,000 unit run of five different stamps – black, red, blue, yellow, black – allows the owner to Read more…