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US Congress Mentions XRP and Ripple During Tech Discussion

The US congress had a hearing about non-cash payment technologies yesterday. During the discussion, Tom Emmer, the Chair of the National Republican Congressional Committee, mentioned Ripple (XRP) among several other cryptocurrencies. Ripple Fans Get Excited [embedded content] US representative Tom Emmer of Minnesota’s 6th District addressed a panel of payments industry leaders yesterday at the Read more…

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Mimblewimble Attack is ‘Factually Inaccurate’, Grin Team Responds

The claim that hired computing power could “break” the Mimblewimble privacy tool for Litecoin (LTC) is inaccurate, according to a response from the Grin development team.  Weakness Did Not Reveal Final Senders or Receivers The Grin team admitted that the protocol held a known weakness, but directing hired computing power from AWS did not constitute Read more…

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Mimblewimble Attacked Using $60 Per Week on AWS

Ivan Bogatyy of Dragonfly Research says he was able to use as little as $60 per week on Amazon Web Services (AWS) to expose a critical vulnerability on the Mimblewimble (MW) privacy architecture. This flaw in the MW protocol may dent the network’s aspiration of being a viable alternative to other privacy-focused blockchains like ZCash Read more…

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Adoption: 5 Business Industries That Accept Bitcoin In 2019

Bitcoin saw the light of day a decade ago, and since then, it attracted serious interest in the financial sector. Even though a lot of people use it mainly to get exposure to its price denominated in fiat currencies, there are a lot of businesses that accept Bitcoin as a payment method. Traveling With Bitcoin Read more…

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Bitcoin Deposits on Coinbase will now Require only Three Confirmations

Coinbase has just released a new announcement, stating that it will reduce the number of confirmation requirements for four crypto assets on its platform. The United States’ largest crypto exchange, has brought in some welcome changes to its platform. Coinbase has just announced that it has changed the confirmation requirements for four different cryptocurrencies, including Read more…

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Monero, Zcash, Dash continue to lose their valuations as more exchanges join the delisting bandwagon

Cryptocurrency regulations across the world are picking up pace in 2019 as the market continues to gain in prominence. In fact, the episode of Facebook’s Libra being so publicly attacked in front of the U.S Congress was the best example of the cryptocurrency market gaining mainstream attention. However, privacy coins are feeling the brunt of […]

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NBA Star to Convert His $34M Contract into a Digital Investment

An NBA basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets, Spencer Dinwiddie, is converting his multi-million dollars contract into a digital token investment vehicle, according to The Athletic’s sources. Dinwiddie To Securitize NBA Contract The disruptive effects of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology are permeating all industries and sectors, including the world of sports. Most recently, Shams Charania Read more…

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We Finally Know Why Coinbase UK Dumped ‘Anonymous Crypto’ Zcash

By CCN Markets: Coinbase users in the UK continue to get bad news, with the latest impacting Zcash holders specifically. The rumor mill began to churn this week when the cryptocurrency exchange unexpectedly dumped ZEC. Now there’s finally confirmation for at least one of the reasons that were bandied about. UK-based banking giant Barclays severed Read more…

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Coinbase to disable Zcash related services for UK users

A recent Reddit post suggested that the San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase will no longer support privacy centered altcoin, Zcash for users in the UK. The post carried a screenshot from the Coinbase website further detailing that the exchange would disable Zcash related services to the residents of the UK from 26 August. The post […]

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