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Bitcoin Trade Drops in India Amid Uncertainty and Clampdown

Regulatory pressures and a broadening bank clampdown have seriously affected cryptocurrency exchanges in India. Their representatives claim bitcoin trading has dropped as much as 90 percent in the last two months. Cryptos are not considered legal tender in the country and authorities have demonstrated a negative attitude towards their use. At the same time, leading Indian banks have taken steps to limit exchange operations even before any rules mandating such policies are adopted. Also read: India Can’t Regulate Bitcoin Says Official Regulatory Uncertainty, Hostile Attitude Indian trading […]

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Dorsey says bitcoin world’s ‘single currency’ in 10 years, so when does Twitter start taking BTC payments?

Twitter and Square chief executive Jack Dorsey nailed his colours to the bitcoin mast today, when he told the Times of London that bitcoin would be the top currency in 10 years. “The world ultimately will have a single currency,” said Dorsey.  “The internet will have a single currency. I personally believe that it will be bitcoin,” he continued, adding that it would take  “probably over ten years, but it could go faster”. Dorsey was recently revealed to be a major investor in Lightning Labs, the start-up […]

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Hong Kong Regulator Halts Black Cell ICO

Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has halted Black Cell Technology Limited from issuing its initial coin offering (ICO) in Hong Kong. Black Cell has agreed to distribute refunds to Hong Kong-based investors. Also Read: Bittrex to Delist 82 Altcoins at End of March  Black Cell ICO Halted in Hong Kong Hong Kong’s SFC has ordered Black Cell to cease offering its ICO to investors based in the autonomous Chinese territory. The SFC has expressed “concerns that Black Cell had engaged in potential unauthorized promotional activities and […]

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One-on-One w/Andy Hoffman – Episode 30 – Special JW Weatherman

In the 30th installment of CryptoGoldCentral.com’s “One-on-One” interview series – which proudly, is part of the World Crypto Network – Andy is pleased to host hard-hitting cryptocurrency commentator JW Weatherman, who can be found at @WeathermanIam, jwweatherman.com, and btcThreats.com. Powered by WPeMatico

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Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey: Bitcoin to be World’s Currency

Jack Dorsey, CEO of both Twitter and payment platform, Square, told the Times of London there will be a single world currency in the next ten years, and he believes that will be bitcoin. His comments came at a downturn in the broader crypto markets and amidst declarations of bitcoin’s imminent demise.    Also read: Bitcoiners Demand More Crypto CFDs and Spread-Betting in the UK Twitter and Square CEO Bullish on Bitcoin “It’s slow and it’s costly,” Mr. Dorsey spoke of bitcoin as a currency, “but as more […]

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PR: Smooth Encrypt Social Software – a Miracle Based on Blockchain

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. It is universally acknowledged that social interaction activity is playing an important part in our daily life. We shall communicate with different people closed to us through various methods every day, such as face-to-face communication, writing an e-mail, updating own Twitter and […]

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EverMarkets to Launch Blockchain-Based Futures Exchange EMX

EverMarkets announced that the EverMarkets Exchange (EMX), a futures exchange and clearing house platform built on blockchain technology, is expected to launch later this year for non-U.S. clients. EMX will list both cryptocurrency and traditional futures contracts. Futures contracts are defined as transactions between a buyer and a seller for a financial instrument at a predetermined price for delivery or cash settlement at a set time in the future, regardless of any price movements in between. “EverMarkets is designed to bridge and modernize both the cryptocurrency and […]

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Tether Back in the Printing Business With Massive $300 Million Batch

After over a month of absence Tether has returned to the USDT printing business, issuing $300 million worth in just one massive batch. The proximity of the move to the recent reversal of the downtrend in the market has lead to renewed calls by critics that Tether is manipulating prices.   Also Read: Survey Says 8% of the American Population Now Own Cryptocurrency $300 Million USDT Omni blockchain transaction data reveals that Tether has created $300 million worth of new USDT tokens. Like with previous printing sprees […]

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Ethereum and Stellar? Mobile Messenger Kik Embraces Two Blockchains

One crypto token on two different blockchains? While it might sound unlikely, social messaging app Kik has announced it’ll be doing just that with its “kin” token, which allowed the company to raise $98 million in an initial coin offering (ICO) in September. After some back and forth about which blockchain the company wanted to host its crypto token on, Kik has decided to use ethereum (on which the tokens were first launched) for liquidity and stellar for transactions. The decision comes only a few months after […]

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China’s First Central Bank Governor in 15 Years Likes Bitcoin

The People’s Bank of China, the nation’s central bank, has a new governor, its first in 15 years. His name is Yi Gang and judging by previous comments the 60-year-old has made, he’s perfectly okay with cryptocurrency. His positive stance towards bitcoin and other cryptos bodes well for their future within China. Also read: Report Claims Putin Aided Maduro in Creating Venezuela’s Crypto Yi Gang’s Appointment Offers Hope On March 19, China’s National People’s Congress voted to approve President Jinping’s nominee to oversee the People’s Bank of China […]

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