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PR: Sportyfi – Decentralized Sports Investment Start-Up Endorsed by Soccer Superstar Roberto Carlos – Bitcoin News

PR: Sportyfi – Decentralized Sports Investment Start-Up Endorsed by Soccer Superstar Roberto Carlos – Bitcoin News

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PR: Sportyfi – Decentralized Sports Investment Start-Up Endorsed by Soccer Superstar Roberto Carlos - Bitcoin News 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. UK-based SportyFi will disrupt the sports financing market by setting up a blockchain-based platform for fans and small investors. This will give up-and-coming athletes the opportunity to overcome the final hurdle before their career takes off. To set up the platform, SportyFi will launch the SPF Token Crowdsale on November 14th, 2017, with a hard cap of $16 million.
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Meet the New Bitcoin Cash P2P Exchange Localbitcoincash.org – Bitcoin News

Meet the New Bitcoin Cash P2P Exchange Localbitcoincash.org – Bitcoin News

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Meet the New Bitcoin Cash P2P Exchange Localbitcoincash.org - Bitcoin News News On October 14 a new bitcoin cash exchange was launched called, Localbitcoincash.org, a platform that enables people to trade the decentralized currency in a peer-to-peer fashion. Also read: Putin Confirms Russia Will Regulate Cryptocurrencies Localbitcoincash.org Launches Beta Platform This week the beta version of Localbitcoincash.org (LBC) was released after bitcoin cash (BCH) fans were teased with screenshots of the platform two weeks ago. The developer of the site states that the platform is in its very early stages and the team plans to improve the marketplace over time. Further, the LBC developer says he tried to contact the team from Localbitcoins so they could offer assistance with forking t
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Russian Regulators Think They Found a Way to Find, Tax, and License Crypto Miners – Bitcoin News

Russian Regulators Think They Found a Way to Find, Tax, and License Crypto Miners – Bitcoin News

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Russian Regulators Think They Found a Way to Find, Tax, and License Crypto Miners - Bitcoin News Mining Russia’s regulators have revealed how they plan to find and tax cryptocurrency miners as well as license them. This follows their meeting with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin. At the meeting, they agreed to regulate cryptocurrency mining, alongside cryptocurrencies themselves including bitcoin. Last week, the finance ministry proposed creating a registry of crypto miners. Also read: Research Shows Half a Billion People Are Mining Cryptocurrencies Without Knowing Regulating Russian Crypto Mining The head of the Committee on Financial Markets Anatoly Aksakov told the radio station Says Moscow on Thursday that cryptocurrency miners will be registered and taxed via electricity
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Julian Assange Thanks US Government, Senators, For Forced Bitcoin Investment

Julian Assange Thanks US Government, Senators, For Forced Bitcoin Investment

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Julian Assange Thanks US Government, Senators, For Forced Bitcoin Investment Sometimes you have a comeback so good you have to wait until the perfect time to use it. Apparently, for Julian Assange, that time was when Bitcoin hit $5,746.51. The Wikileaks founder posted his comment on Twitter, after a stunning week of price jumps in the cryptocurrency’s value.  The tweet was accompanied by a chart of the value of Bitcoin. My deepest thanks to the US government, Senator McCain and Senator Lieberman for pushing Visa, MasterCard, Payal, AmEx, Mooneybookers, et al, into erecting an illegal banking blockade against @WikiLeaks starting in 2010. It caused us to invest in Bitcoin -- with > 50000% return. pic.twitter.com/9i8D69yxLC — Julian Assange 🔹 (@JulianAssange) October 14, 2017 Wikileak
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Bitcoin Has Barely Reached 1% of its Potential: Expert Blog

Bitcoin Has Barely Reached 1% of its Potential: Expert Blog

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Bitcoin Has Barely Reached 1% of its Potential: Expert Blog *Expert Blog is Cointelegraph new series of articles by the crypto industry leaders. It covers everything from Blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies to ICO regulation and investment analysis from industry leaders. Want to become our guest author and get published on Cointelegraph, please contact Mike via [email protected] “- I will have one Big Mac, large French fries and a Diet Coke please - Sure, 12 Satoshis please” Will there ever be such an exchange or is this just science fiction? In this hypothetical world, 1 Bitcoin is worth $1,000,000 and 1 Satoshi (1 millionth of a Bitcoin) is worth $1.00. There is no consensus on what the value of one Bitcoin is or should be. The spectrum of opinions ranges from Jamie
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Industry Experts Believe Bitcoin Headed to $6,000

Industry Experts Believe Bitcoin Headed to $6,000

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Industry Experts Believe Bitcoin Headed to $6,000 There’s an old saying, “Don’t let the fox watch the henhouse.” This may well be true when it comes to crypto-industry insiders and their opinions about the price of Bitcoin. But whether anti-Bitcoin fanatics like it or not, the price is steadily climbing toward the $6,000 mark. Bitcoin liquidity, adoption With the price of Bitcoin climbing toward the elusive $6,000, the reasons behind this rise are a point of contention. With the industry in an uproar, some market leaders link the rise in price to the increase in Bitcoin liquidity. For example, Luis Cuende, cofounder of Aragon said: "I think the rise in Bitcoin prices reflects the enthusiasm that the public has into Bitcoin being a digital currency and new technical solutions like S
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If Hard Fork Happens, Chain Backed By Majority of Miners Will Likely Win

If Hard Fork Happens, Chain Backed By Majority of Miners Will Likely Win

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If Hard Fork Happens, Chain Backed By Majority of Miners Will Likely Win This is an opinion piece, and the views reflected in this article are not necessarily those of Cointelegraph. Bitcoin is rapidly approaching a fork in the road that will determine a great deal about its future. Recently, Cointelegraph published a piece highlighting the so-called forks of “Bitcoin Cash” and “Bitcoin Gold” and explaining that neither were a threat to the network. The upcoming Core vs. SegWit2x fork is an entirely different animal. Background Bitcoin’s scalability debate has been ongoing for over four years, and it reached such a rancorous level that some had taken to calling it an actual civil war. The debate began when many in the Bitcoin community realized that with increasing use of the networ
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Research Shows Half a Billion People Are Mining Cryptocurrencies Without Knowing It – Bitcoin News

Research Shows Half a Billion People Are Mining Cryptocurrencies Without Knowing It – Bitcoin News

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Research Shows Half a Billion People Are Mining Cryptocurrencies Without Knowing It - Bitcoin News Mining The company behind the ad blocking program Adguard has analyzed the most popular 100,000 websites for cryptocurrency mining scripts. They found that over 500 million people have been mining cryptocurrencies and “they have no idea it is happening.” Each website running the script earns an estimated $43,000 within the three-week period studied. Also read: Putin Confirms Russia Will Regulate Cryptocurrencies Over Half a Billion People Affected Adguard, which produces an ad blocking program with the same name, recently analyzed websites for cryptocurrency mining scripts following the news that some of them have been using their users’ browsers to mine cryptocurrencies. The top
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PR: Uquid ICO Underway – Early Adoption Discounts Still in Effect – Bitcoin News

PR: Uquid ICO Underway – Early Adoption Discounts Still in Effect – Bitcoin News

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PR: Uquid ICO Underway - Early Adoption Discounts Still in Effect - Bitcoin News 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. LONDON, England – UQUID, the all-in-one solution for earning, saving, and spending cryptocurrencies, launched its highly anticipated ICO on October 2, 2017. Early adoption discounts are still in effect through October 19. What is UQUID? UQUID is a revolutionary all-in-one solution that gives users the ability to easily earn, save, and spend Bitcoin, Ethereum, and 88 other cryptocurrencies. Launched in
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Canadian Securities Commission Keen to Support Cryptocurrencies and ICOs – Bitcoin News

Canadian Securities Commission Keen to Support Cryptocurrencies and ICOs – Bitcoin News

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Canadian Securities Commission Keen to Support Cryptocurrencies and ICOs - Bitcoin News Regulation The Ontario Securities Commission recently declared that it is “keen to support” cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs). In addition to its service to help businesses comply with securities laws, it has established a dedicated team to respond quickly to cryptocurrency offerings. Also read: Canadian Securities Commission Grants Bitcoin Fund Manager Registration Keen to Support Cryptocurrencies and ICOs The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) is the largest securities regulator in Canada and includes the Toronto Stock Exchange within its jurisdiction. It administers both the Ontario Securities Act and the Commodity Futures Act. The Commission declared its support for cry