What to Know Before Trading Monero

What to Know Before Trading Monero While hundreds cryptocurrencies have been launched and many have attempted to provide users with greater privacy, they have seen varying levels of success. Bitcoin, the first cryptocurrency, was originally touted as providing users with anonymity. The cryptocurrency’s protocol attempted to offer a high level of privacy by shielding user identities…

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Increased Bitcoin Demand Puts a Strain on Global Exchanges

Increased Bitcoin Demand Puts a Strain on Global Exchanges Just recently we reported on the Poloniex exchange trying to handle a significant increase in cryptocurrency trading as well as a large influx of new customers. However, Poloniex is not the only trading platform dealing with more trading action as nearly every exchange is experiencing increased…

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Who Needs an Exchange? Three Unconventional Ways to Acquire Bitcoin

Who Needs an Exchange? Three Unconventional Ways to Acquire Bitcoin Just recently we reported on four bitcoin exchanges that require very little identification. Alongside these peer-to-peer platforms, there are also other ways to purchase bitcoin without using a traditional exchange. There are other more unconventional methods, like purchasing bitcoin at a convenience shop or even…

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40,000 Users Signed Up to Coinbase in Single Day

40,000 Users Signed Up to Coinbase in Single Day   Although the Coinbase exchange is going through issues, it is for a positive reason. A lot of cryptocurrency trading platforms are seeing unexpected growth lately. Poloniex blamed their string of convenient DDoS attacks on user growth. Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong now claims the company had…

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PIVX to Enhance User Privacy With Zerocoin Protocol Integration

PIVX to Enhance User Privacy With Zerocoin Protocol Integration   The Anonymous Cryptocurrency, Private Instant Verified Transaction (PIVX) is set to execute Zerocoin Protocol to enhance its prevailing system of permitting private transactions. This, in fact, will enable users to mint and spend coins with no transaction history with the utilization of Zero-Knowledge Proofs (ZKP).…

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