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How to Buy Ethereum in a Few Clicks?

Over the last year or so, the cryptocurrency market has gone from something that was incredibly niche to the front page news all over the world. During the latter part of 2017 and the early days of 2018, many of the most popular cryptocurrencies exploded in value, and that made millions of people interested in the sphere.

While the market has slowed considerably compared to those crazy days, there are a ton of people still …

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$136 Million Potentially Gone After Cryptocurrency Exchange CEO Suddenly Dies

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Millions in Investor Funds are Stuck In Cold Storage After QuadrigaCX CEO Death — Or Are They?

File this unusual case under "why you should always have a backup plan" and "there's always more than meets the eye." Gerald Cotten, a Canadian entrepreneur, CEO and co-founder of one of the country's biggest cryptocurrency exchanges, QuadrigaCX, passed due to complications from Crohn's Disease while traveling in India in December. As if the death of the …

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Where Bitcoin Might Close the Gap of Mainstream Payments

We all know that Bitcoin today is far from the doubt which accompanied its infancy. While the actual value still fluctuates, the concept as a whole is well established enough that an enormous number of businesses, organizations and even governments are now taking note. That said, there are still a few further steps required before the more apprehensive public might adopt BTC on a wider scale, so which of these could we see as the …

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Mastercard Applies For Even More Patents For Blockchain

Mastercard has already been granted a patent for a partitioned, multi-currency blockchain in the US, along with several others. Now it is seeking further patents, including one that would make transactions with traditional and online assets possible by working as an electronic wallet.

They aim to increase the efficiency of traditional and blockchain transactions and would monitor cryptocurrencies as well as other currencies and assets. The application pointed out that, although current payment systems are fast, …

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How Blockchain Might Change How We Pay for Things

Bitcoin and the blockchain technology behind it have been grabbing headlines across the world for some time now. While the majority of these headlines are in relation to the popular cryptocurrency's astronomic 2000% increase in value on the Bitcoin Price Index (BPI) over the course of 2017, there has been a quieter revolution taking place behind the scenes.

The skyrocketing value of the price of Bitcoin, which hit $7500 per unit in November 2017, and …

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Could Blockchain Propel Us Towards A More Sustainable World?

Billions of people around the world rely on electricity to live a normal life. In addition to powering our homes, devices, and appliances, electricity is important at work, during our commute, and more. Without power, the world simply wouldn't be a very functional place.

Electric grids exist to ensure that power is more or less constant and not too many outages are experienced. Without these grids, many people would be without consistent power.

However, these …

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Looking at the Possibilities of Fiat Crypto Interoperability in Full-Service Banking

With the advent of cryptocurrency and its subsequent impact on the world economy, the doors to a plethora of business opportunities that earlier seemed inconceivable have opened up. The cryptocurrencies, decentralized apps, smart contracts, and the blockchain technology in general have paved the way for a new technological tomorrow. Features such as seamless & ultra secure transactions, interoperability, robustness, transparency and reliability have made the blockchain based economy a sought-after investing option.

Crypto Fintech Market…

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Will Bitcoin Remain as the Most Valued Cryptocurrency?

When the concept of cryptocurrencies first arose over a decade ago, they seemed to exist more in theory rather than for practical use. While some types of currency attempted to be used by consumers, they failed to take off. It actually wasn't until 2009 that Bitcoin became used as an online currency with its usage increasing in recent years.

In the beginning, Bitcoin was mined through its software. Since it wasn't traded in the beginning, …

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