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A Lite to Guide Us — LitePay, Lcash Helps Litecoin Lead the Crypto Recovery

Litecoin has dominated the cryptocurrency market this week. The fifth largest cryptocurrency by market cap has surged upwards of 50 percent from Tuesday morning to the time of this writing, arguably bringing the rest of the market with it. Litecoin is currently trading at $233.81, after trading as low as $153.51 earlier this week. Let There Be LitePay! The cryptocurrency’s dramatic price increase has largely been driven by the announcement that LitePay — an instantaneous

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Bitcoin Price Battles $10,000 Resistance as Analysts Urge Caution

Bitcoin price gained 12% in the 24 hours through Thursday to approach $10,000 once again, but analysts warn of strong resistance. Big Targets And ‘Secular Bull Markets’ As Bitcoin added almost 40% in February from lows of under $6000 in some markets, Max Keiser led cautious optimism, celebrating what he called the end of “secular bull market.” “$28,000 in play,” he wrote on Twitter late Wednesday, adding that he thought Bitcoin’s “break through $10,000 will

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Last Chance to Join DineroONE Token Presale, a Revolutionary Product That Will Create a €45 Billion Worth Industry

DineroONE aims to modernize payment methods and solutions for all businesses with its intelligent cash drawer. Its token pre-sale begins on March 1st. The DineroONE start-up already raised €1 million in funding from private investors for their innovative all-in-one, pay-everywhere solution, even before their Token Presale. A prospective company from Croatia aims to modernize existing payment methods, facilitate cash flow monitoring for business entities, and offer new payment solutions to consumers. Businesses dealing daily with

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Crypto Miners Crippling Search for Alien Life

There are at least 100 billion planets in our galaxy alone, so — statistically speaking — there’s a pretty decent chance we’re not alone in the universe. Unfortunately, radio-astronomers are having a harder time discovering whether or not that’s the case, thanks in no small measure to cryptocurrency mining. We’re Not Saying It’s Miners, but … The demand for high-powered hardware by miners of cryptocurrency is crippling radio-astronomers’ search for extraterrestrial life. According to the

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Blue Trading Platform: Managed Trading Without the Worry

If last year was the big bang for cryptocurrencies, 2018 will be the same for ICOs, exchanges, and trading platforms. Finding the right one with a solid reputation, good customer support, and fair fees will be a challenge in this ever expanding market. The Blue Trading platform seems to have hit the sweet spot with a diverse team with over 40 years of experience at the helm. A crypto trading platform that accepts fiat forex

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Ripple and Western Union Testing XRP Transfers

San Francisco-based Ripple has not had the best of starts to 2018. Its cryptocurrency, XRP, has been on a downward slide since the first week of January and has lost almost 70% of its value. However, things could be about to turn around for the company as Western Union is now test driving its transfer technology. The list of banks and financial institutions that are using and testing Ripple’s products is growing by the week.

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It’s High Time Financial Institutions Consider Crypto as a Tool for Efficient Money Transfers

Blockchain technology is causing massive disruptions across a wide range of industries, markets, and economies. Bitcoin, the most popular blockchain application has shown the world first-hand how the decentralized nature of blockchain could cause a paradigm shift in the global economic landscape. Beyond Bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies have sprung up to solve some of the biggest business and financial problems ailing the global economy. Ripple is one of such blockchain applications – Ripple (XRP) is a

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IRS Stymied Over American Cryptocurrency Traders’ Reluctance to Report Earnings

As cryptocurrency investors continue to see gains, it appears they’re also continuing to stay quiet about their earnings to avoid taxation from the IRS. Where are the American Crypto Taxpayers? With roughly a month and a half left until the April 17th tax filing deadline, the IRS has reportedly only received 18.3 million individual tax returns so far, 13% of the total expected. Although it is still early in the tax season, it appears as though

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Bitcoin Acting as ‘Safe Haven of the Crypto World’ – eToro Senior Market Analyst

Bitcoinist spoke with Mati Greenspan, Senior Market Analyst at eToro, on where the Bitcoin price is headed, how the popular platform is handling an influx of new users, and where he sees the cryptocurrency market headed in 2018 and beyond.  eToro is the leading  social investment platform in the world. Moreover, it is one of the first traditional trading platforms that has embraced Bitcoin trading.  By the end of 2013, eToro reportedly had over 3 million

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Instagram Bloggers to Receive Cryptocurrency for Advertising – MediaToken Platform Now Accepting Applications

Asset tokenization is the new trend of 2018. It’s now rapidly becoming a widespread instrument all over the blockchain world. More and more people are engaging in developing and using this technology. The reason behind is the fact that tokenization has become an ideal instrument for digital assets and new rapidly growing markets. On the 6th of February, BANKEX’s MediaToken project launched the service that is going to enable tokenization of Instagram accounts as well

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The Other Way to Get Rich with Bitcoin

Looking for a job? Better yet, looking for a job that could actually make you rich in the future? Well, Bitcoin just became the fastest growing skill for freelancers in the world.   Bitcoin Skills? Did everybody else arrive at the bitcoin party that much earlier than you? Does your trading strategy feel like a scientific proof of Murphy’s law? Perhaps you still haven’t bought your first Lambo? Well don’t worry, I have a tip for

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Bitcoin Scam Artist Who Conned $545K Arrested in UAE

A Bitcoin scam artist in the United Arab Emirates who fleeced a victim of $545,000 was arrested, and the stolen money was actually recovered. It seems that some new Bitcoin scam comes along every week. One recent example is of a person claiming to be a crypto celebrity who will send you double the cryptocurrency you’ll send to their wallet. Another is a straight theft of fiat that’s to be used to purchase cryptocurrency. It’s

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