The Race Towards Truly Anonymous Cryptocurrency Is On

The Race Towards Truly Anonymous Cryptocurrency Is On Anonymous cryptocurrency is in demand, and there are concerted efforts on multiple fronts to make it a reality. For instance, the privacy-centric alternative cryptocurrency, Monero, has enjoyed monumental price gains as understanding about Bitcoin blockchain transparency has become better understood. The digital currency uses an amended version…

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Samson Mow Quits BTCC, Announces on Twitter

Samson Mow Quits BTCC, Announces on Twitter The increasing regulatory pressure on the Chinese Bitcoin market seems to have claimed its first victim. Samson Mow, the Chief Operating Officer at BTCC, one of the leading Chinese cryptocurrency exchanges, has announced his plans to quit the company. The announcement was made by Samson on his Twitter channel earlier…

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Yours Updates Reveal Many Ways to Earn Bitcoin

Yours Updates Reveal Many Ways to Earn Bitcoin Over Six New and Innovative Revenue models Yours’ biggest reveal recently has been the many types of revenue models that content creators will have access to. At least six models have been detailed, but only two of them will be available at launch. The first model allows…

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Sberbank CEO: Commercial Blockchains Just Two Years Away

Sberbank CEO: Commercial Blockchains Just Two Years Away The CEO of Russia’s largest bank is increasingly bullish about enterprise blockchain. In new statements today, Sberbank CEO Herman Gref said that the use of distributed ledger technology by banks and other incumbents could be just two to two-and-a-half years away. According to a report by Russia-based…

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Bank of Canada: Digital Currencies Need Regulation to Succeed

Bank of Canada: Digital Currencies Need Regulation to Succeed Researchers from Canada’s central bank argue that private digital currencies like bitcoin won’t succeed in the long-term without some kind of government involvement. A paper published this week by researchers at the Bank of Canada examines the viability of digital currency, looking to past examples of Canadian…

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Altcoin Uptick Ends as Bitcoin Prices Pass $1,050

Altcoin Uptick Ends as Bitcoin Prices Pass $1,050 While so-called altcoins enjoyed a notable rally early this week, this run appears to be over. The market for alternative cryptocurrencies, a collection of digital tokens with different blockchain networks and value propositions than the bitcoin protocol, received significant tailwinds earlier this week as bitcoin traders sat on…

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