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Insane Coin Offerings: Cryptography Meets Christ

This article is the first in a series about the most absurd Initial Coin Offerings. Enjoy!

From Johann Tetzel to Joel Osteen, history teaches that mixing money and religion rarely ends well. Cryptocurrency, the newest generation of money, promises an escape from this storied past (along with political and corporate influences) by decentralizing the production of and disintermediating the exchange of money. But cryptographic money is still pervious to the wiles of religious figures attracted …

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Cutting Edge Blockchain Tech Advances Social Lending

We sat down with Anton Dzyatkovsky, co-founder of MicroMoney. He says he can help millions of people get their first loans - through blockchain.

Q: Mr. Dzyatkovsky, you have started a blockchain-based microfinance company that wants to serve the unbanked – people around the globe who do not have bank accounts and want to get a loan. However, you also focus on people who migrated from one country to another. What services does MicroMoney …

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Three Ways Hacken (HKN) Brings Value to Non-White Hat Hackers

Bitcoin Circuit

Cryptocurrency is one of the most promising tech inventions of our time. In particular, blockchain technology brings exceeding value to all members of society by making this new type of money absolutely unregulated and decentralized. Cryptocurrency, therefore, is extremely safe, secure, and powerful.

Hacken (HKN) is a new cryptocurrency created by a community-driven business. It was originally for white hat hackers, but it will also provide a wide range of benefits to virtually anyone.

HKN …

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How Many BTC Casinos Have UK Regulation?

UK Casinos

When comparing and choosing casinos, it is important to check whether they are licensed or not. In the UK, this means seeing if they have a license from the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC). The UKGC is responsible for licensing and overseeing the actions of all betting operations on land and online.

As Bitcoin gained popularity, it was only a matter of time until online gamblers started using it. With cryptocurrency, it's easy to start rolling

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5 Things You Can Do With Bitcoins

When Bitcoin was launched in 2009, it was only viewed as an exciting concept, but now it has so many other uses. The list below outlines some of the best ways you can use the world's leading cryptocurrency.

Investment

For many people, Bitcoin is primarily an investment vehicle. Just like with stocks, investors trade Bitcoins through exchanges. This causes the currency's value to fluctuate based on supply and demand. Speculators can therefore invest in …

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Bitcoin and Poker Players: A Double Gamble

Bitcoin Ace

Bitcoin is becoming an increasingly popular payment method at various online poker rooms. There are many reasons for this phenomenon. Probably the most important one is that Bitcoin can be used by everyone around the globe. So even players from the USA, where offshore online poker has been under attack for more than a decade, can still easily fund their accounts.

In addition, paying with Bitcoin is appealing because deposits are processed instantly and …

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Online Gambling and the Bitcoin Effect

Bitcoin Circuit

Back in January 2009, the first ever Bitcoin transaction took place. Since then, awareness of the currency has grown and coins have greatly increased in value. Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency, a unit of value which exists in digital format only and is processed on the Bitcoin blockchain.

Despite the hacking of several high profile coin exchanges, the digital currency remains popular. One sector that has embraced the Bitcoin revolution is the online gambling industry. …

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Bitcoin: Comparing the 2016 Presidential Candidates

Bitcoin Trump, Hillary, & Johnson

Author: Zack Voell

Essential to cryptocurrency ideology is the understanding that governments are unable to impede or otherwise affect the use and growth of alternative, decentralized monies. Perhaps that premise renders an overview of the 2016 presidential candidates irrelevant. Decentralized currencies, moreover, are not a mainstream, headlining policy issue that concern any substantial percentage of American voters, and presidential candidates are not particularly outspoken in their support for or opposition to Bitcoin.

But, for active …

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