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ERC20 tokens and smart contracts on Bitcoin

ERC20 tokens and smart contracts on Bitcoin

The following is a guest post by Matt Lockyer. It’s no surprise that Bitcoin has received a lot of attention lately. As a store of value, the price has risen dramatically in 2017. Typically, after a big price run-up, we ...

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The trust fork

The trust fork

Bitcoin forks really spotlight many problems. Here we are talking about forks, in which: there is a shared common transaction history the cryptography is identical (in other words, the keys to the wallets in one fork will fit the wallets ...

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Crowdholding readies ICO to build funding ecosystem

Crowdholding readies ICO to build funding ecosystem

What do Henry Ford, the Peace Corps and Bitcoin have in common? They all served as inspirations for Crowdholding, a platform with the goal of creating an independent ecosystem where businesses and supporters create products and share the revenue. Currently ...

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The Bitcoin boom and the real risks

The Bitcoin boom and the real risks

Many seasoned investors are familiar with the concept of Bitcoin, and although opinion is widely divided among the investor community, it’s clear that 2017 has seen a boom in the cryptocurrency that has cocked the eyebrows of curious investors across ...

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GiveTrack makes donating Bitcoin a snap

GiveTrack makes donating Bitcoin a snap

Add Connie Gallippi’s name to the list of creative minds who immediately saw new and exciting uses for Bitcoin and the blockchain. Ms. Gallippi is the founder and executive director of BitGive, the first Bitcoin 501 (c)(3) nonprofit, a designation ...

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CME Group to launch bitcoin futures

Derivatives marketplace CME Group today announced it intends to launch bitcoin futures in the fourth quarter of 2017, pending all relevant regulatory review periods. The new contract will be cash-settled, based on the CME CF Bitcoin Reference Rate (BRR) which serves as ...

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BITGIVE launches GiveTrack beta at Money20/20

BITGIVE launches GiveTrack beta at Money20/20

The beta version of a donation tracking platform from the first Bitcoin 501(c)(3) nonprofit is now live. BitGive announced GiveTrack today at Money20/20 in Las Vegas. GiveTrack allows donors to track, transfer and keep a permanent record of their donation’s ...

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Dash listed on QRYPTOS, QUIONEX

Dash listed on QRYPTOS, QUIONEX

Digital payment currency Dash is now listed on crypto-only online trading platform QRYPTOS and crypto-fiat exchange QUOINEX, two trading platforms launched by Japanese fintech QUOINE. Licensed by the Financial Services Authority, QUOINEX is one of the most liquid Japanese digital ...

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