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Binance Reopens Trading Following Day-Long Downtime

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Cryptocurrency exchange Binance reopened trading on Friday morning following more than a day of system maintenance and rumors that it had become the latest trading platform to succumb to a hack. Binance Reopens Trading Following Daylong Downtime Trading resumed at 10 am UTC, approximately six hours after the company had said the platform would be … Continued

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Republican Senate Candidate Accepts The Largest Single Bitcoin Donation in Federal Election History

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Missouri Republican candidate, Austin Petersen, the former Libertarian, has received 24 bitcoin donations so far in his campaign for Senate – the largest of which, valued at $4,500, is officially the largest single Bitcoin donation ever accepted by a US politician according to the Federal Election Commission. According to the Federal Election Commission, Senate Republican … Continued

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Hacked Japanese Exchange Coincheck to Resume Yuan Withdrawals on Tuesday

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Japanese exchange Coincheck has announced it will re-enable customers to withdraw their fiat yen deposits next week. In an announcement today, the embattled exchange confirmed it will remove the temporary suspension of Japanese Yen (JPY) withdrawals from customers’ accounts at the exchange. The suspension was put in place to ‘protect and ensure the integrity of … Continued

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Crypto Exchange Coinbase to Use Machine Learning for Customer ID Verification

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The demand for Cryptocurrencies increased exponentially over the past few months and exchanges have not been able to keep up with the demand. Some exchanges have entirely stopped new user sign-ups. One of the biggest exchanges of them all, Coinbase, has also faced many issues and admitted poor customer experience for verification in a blog … Continued

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Delisted: Hong Kong Cryptocurrency Exchanges, ICO Issuers Back Down on Regulator’s Orders

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Hong Kong’s securities regulator is ramping up its scrutiny of domestic crypto exchanges by ordering them not to trade cryptocurrencies that are deemed as ‘securities’. Following a previous notice where Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission announced that some digital tokens offered through initial coin offering (ICO) sales would be deemed as securities, the regulator … Continued

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Russian Bitcoin Blogger Robbed and Beaten After Boasting Wealth

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Pavel Nyashin, a 24-year-old Internet blogger from St. Petersburg who blogged about his wealth, was beaten and robbed of nearly 24 million rubles in his Leningrad area home, according to forklog. Nyashin had even mentioned the house where he kept his crypto holdings.. Police are investigating the incident. Nyashin, who was hospitalized after the attack, … Continued

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Cryptocurrency Market Struggles to Record Gains; Bitcoin Cash Spikes 25%

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Most major cryptocurrencies in the global market with the exception of Bitcoin Cash have struggled to record major gains over the past 24 hours. Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Cardano, and Litecoin all demonstrated a slight change in their values, failing to show large price movements. Bitcoin Cash Surges While the majority cryptocurrencies in the market recorded … Continued

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Washington, D.C. Gets Its First Bitcoin Luxury Condo Listings

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Four new condos in Washington D.C. have been listed for sale and payable fully or in part with bitcoin. As  The Washington Post reports, the offer marks a first for the District, according to the real estate broker. Luxury Condos The condos were converted from a single-family home, featuring soapstone counters, recessed lighting, stainless steel appliances and … Continued

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Etherbots Transaction Volume On The Rise, Overtakes CryptoKitties

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The Etherbots gaming platform is now the third most popular decentralized application on the Ethereum blockchain. The dapp held the number one spot on the charts for much of Wednesday. What Is It? Etherbots is the next digital gaming craze to sweep the cryptosphere. Despite the fact that the game has yet to launch, more … Continued

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Dark Web Users Ditch Bitcoin for Litecoin Due to Costly, Slow Transactions

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Slow transaction times and high fees are causing dark web users to favor Litecoin and, to a lesser extent, Dash, over bitcoin. A new report by Recorded Future, a threat intelligence company, has found that dark web criminals began turning away from bitcoin in 2017 because of slow processing and high fees. Recorded Future analyzed … Continued

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Binance Denies Hack Rumors, Plans to Reopen Trading Friday Morning

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Binance, the world’s highest-volume cryptocurrency exchange, denied rumors that it had been hacked after maintenance dragged on long past its originally-posted timeframe, leaving traders unable to access the platform. Binance Suffers Extended Downtime On Wednesday afternoon, Binance abruptly posted on Twitter that the exchange, which regularly handles several billion dollars worth of volume in a … Continued

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Berkeley ICO: Can A City Solve Housing Shortages and Avoid Trump Through the Blockchain?

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As financial woes trouble one of America’s pioneering Liberal cities, could blockchain provide an alternative cryptocurrency that could help improve the cities funding of key resources – most notably housing and key services? Berkley’s local government leaders are exploring the potential of an ICO, backed by a local government bond, to help raise necessary funds … Continued

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