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Bitcoin Smart Banknotes Now Available in Singapore
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Bitcoin Smart Banknotes Now Available in Singapore
As cryptocurrencies are edging towards mass adoption, the most prominent of them, bitcoin, has taken on many mediums of traditional fiat currencies – ATMs, debit cards, futures, etc. Another avenue for cryptocurrencies has just been opened by Singapore’s Tangem, who launched pilot sales of physical bitcoin banknotes. Available at 0.01 and 0.05 BTC denominations, the Tangem Notes will significantly improve the ease of using and acquiring cryptocurrencies, especially for novice…
Crypto Blogger Discovered Dead in St Petersburg Home
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Crypto Blogger Discovered Dead in St Petersburg Home
The cryptocurrency blogger and YouTuber known as Pavel Nyashin has been found dead in his St Petersburg apartment according to Russian media sources. Reports seem to suggest there is as yet no evidence of outside intervention. An investigation into the cause of death has been opened. The death of the 23-year old self-made crypto millionaire follows an incident in which he was assaulted during a robbery of his home in…
Goldman Sachs to Open the First Bitcoin Trading Desk in Wall Street
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Goldman Sachs to Open the First Bitcoin Trading Desk in Wall Street
Up until now, big banks have shied away from bitcoin as well as other cryptocurrencies, perhaps being put off by their volatility and scandals surrounding them. However, it seems this trend is about to end as Goldman Sachs, a true investment banking giant, is moving ahead with plans to launch the first ever bitcoin trading operation in the history of Wall Street. According to the reports, the official launch date…
OpenBazaar to Adopt New Cryptocurrencies and More Following Bitcoin ”Scaling Civil War”
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OpenBazaar to Adopt New Cryptocurrencies and More Following Bitcoin ”Scaling Civil War”
The peer-to-peer online marketplace OpenBazaar is preparing to undergo a major overhaul of the entire website. Up until now, OpenBazaar has focused mainly on Bitcoin – however, moving forward, the company has a suite of new features and projects planned for 2018. The firm’s co-founder, Washington Sanchez, also recently took to Twitter to tease on-site introduction of support for more cryptocurrencies. This marks a marked departure from OpenBazaar’s previous stance.…