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France Appoints a Cryptocurrency ‘Mission Leader’

Regulation Week after week regulators and governments have been announcing plans to regulate digital currencies like bitcoin. This week in France on January 15 the Minister of the Economy Bruno Le Maire announced his decision to create a “digital currencies mission” and a working group that will work towards regulating cryptocurrencies. In additi

Some UK Mortgage Lenders Refuse to Serve Bitcoin Investors

Finance British bitcoin investors trying to use their earnings to buy real estate are facing difficulties in securing loans from mortgage lenders. Several building societies refuse to work with them even after they converted the cryptocurrency to fiat and provided a paper trail for its origins.Also Read: Pineapple Will Match up to $4M in Bitcoin to T

Venezuela Urges 10 Other Countries to Adopt Its Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency

Featured Venezuela’s president Nicolas Maduro has called for 10 other countries to adopt his planned oil-backed cryptocurrency, the petro. This move follows the country’s parliament declaring the issuance of this new currency illegal.Also read: South Korea Urges 23 Countries, EU, and IMF to Collaborate on Curbing Crypto TradingMaduro’s Pro


Bitcoin Halts Week-Long Slide But Battles With Regulatory Pressure

After four days of straight losses from Monday to Thursday, Bitcoin seems to have leveled off somewhat. However, 2018 has not started well as this marks the second week in a row of poor performances.While Bitcoiners have become accustomed to spikes and rallies, this flattening out of the price graph should still be seen as a positive. It comes over news of the South Korean justice minister’


Blockchain Technology Is Changing the Logistics Industry

Blockchain is gaining momentum in a number of growing industries. Because of the rise in popularity of Bitcoin, Blockchain technology has proven useful in the financial arena. A growing number entrepreneurs are utilizing Blockchain to transform a number of industries.Blockchain is known for driving greater transparency and security across the digital information ecosystem. Armed with this knowledg


The Satoshi Revolution – Chapter 4: Crypto. A New Paradigm of Privacy and ID (Part 2)

Featured The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations.Section 2 : The Moral Imperative of PrivacyChapter 4: When Privacy is Criminalized, Only Criminals will be Privateby Wendy McElroyCrypto. A New Paradigm of Privacy and ID (Chapter 4, Part 2)[A]ll those who used their knowledge in a bid to enact social change saw cryptography as a to


Blockchain in Logistics Industry Will Improve Transparency, Enhance Process Accountability

Communication flow and logistics is an essential aspect of human existence which forms the backbone of the transfer of goods, services and value.As international trade and logistics continues to expand, more efficient methods are being developed to enable effective service delivery and value transfer. However, Blockchain technology is bringing another dimension to disrupt the logistics industry in

Bitfury and First Block Capital Make Strategic Investment In Emercoin

Bitfury, maker of hardware and software for Blockchain mining and management, has announced a strategic investment in Emercoin. The investment is in tandem with First Block Capital, the Canadian crypto investment firm.The Emercoin platform combines proof-of-work (PoW), proof-of-stake (PoS) and Merged Mining into a hybrid model that Bitfury believes will produce more robust

New Symmetry Cryptocurrency Fund Aims to Minimize Confusion Associated With Crypto Investment

Symmetry Fund boasts a less risky and less confusing structure for a cryptocurrency fund, promising large returns on initial investments.—————————————————————————————————————————–Taking the Confusion Out of CryptoAs cryptocurrency receives more coverage in mainstream media, more people desperately want to invest in


OFFICIAL: No Cryptocurrency Trading Ban in South Korea, Government Says

The Blue House, the executive office and official residence of the South Korean President, has announced that there will be no cryptocurrency trading ban in the short-term.In an official announcement, South Korean government reaffirms there will be NO TRADING BAN for #cryptocurrency market in the short term and NOTHING IS FINALIZED.A petition to fire the head of the Ministry of Justice over the #c