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Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: To Bitcoin ABC or SV, Bitcoin Cash Sellers Targeting $300

Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: To Bitcoin ABC or SV, Bitcoin Cash Sellers Targeting $300

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: To Bitcoin ABC or SV, Bitcoin Cash Sellers Targeting $300 The debate around how best the network shall scale and provide passage for mass adoption in a coin that’s positioning itself as a medium of exchange is placing Bitcoin Cash value and investors in a precarious situation. While there are flickers of reversal in lower time frames, our Bitcoin Cash price analysis predicts a possible depreciation towards $300 and $220.Latest Bitcoin Cash NewsIn less than two months, the Bitcoin Cash is set for another hard fork but this time, there are two camps competing for hash rates and implementation of their proposals. While there is room for neutrals believing the whole race lies on which group amasses the bi
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New York University Offers Major in Blockchain Technology

New York University Offers Major in Blockchain Technology

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Please share if you find this article interesting. New York University Offers Major in Blockchain Technology New York University (NYU) has reportedly become the “first” university in the U.S. to offer students a major in blockchain technology, CBS New York reported September 18. The program will reportedly be provided by the NYU Stern School of Business, which was also a pioneer in offering undergraduate courses in cryptocurrencies and blockchain. Professor Andrew Hinkes commented on the new program: “We hope to establish a groundwork so that the students can understand what’s really happening under the hood, so that they can understand both the legal and the business implications, and prepare them to go out and tackle this new market.” According to associate professor Kathleen
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R3 Partners With Dutch Tech Company to Pilot Blockchain-Based Digital IDs

R3 Partners With Dutch Tech Company to Pilot Blockchain-Based Digital IDs

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Please share if you find this article interesting. R3 Partners With Dutch Tech Company to Pilot Blockchain-Based Digital IDs Blockchain consortium R3 has deployed a digital ID application developed by Dutch digital security company Gemalto on the latest version of the Corda Platform, according to an announcement published September 18. Corda is an open-source blockchain-powered platform developed for financial establishments by R3 in collaboration with more than 200 of its partners. The platform is geared to work within finance to operate massive transactional volumes and restrict access to transaction data. The parties expect to conduct several pilots of the application — called the Trust ID Network —  that will reportedly be launched later this year. Per the announcement, Trust
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EU Antitrust Regulators to Rule on Microsoft Acquisition of GitHub by Mid-October

EU Antitrust Regulators to Rule on Microsoft Acquisition of GitHub by Mid-October

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Please share if you find this article interesting. EU Antitrust Regulators to Rule on Microsoft Acquisition of GitHub by Mid-October Software giant Microsoft has requested European Union (E.U.) approval of its $7.5 billion acquisition of web-based hosting service GitHub, Reuters reported September 17. According to Reuters, Microsoft filed the request last Friday, and the decision will be made by October 19. GitHub is an open-source coding website, a repository which hosts developers’ source code projects in a number of different programming languages and keeps track of any changes made. In 2017, the GitHub community reportedly reached 24 million developers, working with 67 million repositories. With the acquisition, the company is looking to strengthen its cloud computing arm aga
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Brazil Banks

Brazil Banks

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Brazil Banks News Some of Brazil’s biggest banks have come under investigation for alleged monopolistic tendencies in the trade of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The Administrative Council for Economic Defense, a transparency and competition body, accuses the financial institutions shutting down accounts of brokers trading cryptocurrency without merit. Also read: Zimbabwe’s Golix Battles To Grow Volume After Breaking Into Seven African Countries Banks Probe To Fish Out Monopolistic Practices The Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE) said on September 18 that it had started a probe of six of Brazil’s biggest banks for alleged malpractice in the trade of cryptocurrencies. According to a report by Reuters, th
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Litecoin, Stellar Lumens, Monero, Cardano, EOS Price Analysis: Altcoin Sellers Reinvigorated After Sep 18 Pull Backs

Litecoin, Stellar Lumens, Monero, Cardano, EOS Price Analysis: Altcoin Sellers Reinvigorated After Sep 18 Pull Backs

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Litecoin, Stellar Lumens, Monero, Cardano, EOS Price Analysis: Altcoin Sellers Reinvigorated After Sep 18 Pull Backs Sep 18 flash gains are quickly evaporating giving way for solid Sep 17 losses backed by high level of participation syncing with the dominant trend—that of sellers. That is why, it’s likely that EOS, Litecoin, Stellar Lumens, Monero and Cardano prices might drop in coming days with Cardano for example dipping below 6 cents and printing new lows. Litecoin is also poised to shed some more so if there are dips below $50 before the weekend.Let’s have a look at these charts:EOS Price AnalysisLatest EOS NewsBlock One, the original publishers of the EOSIO blockchain have released EOS Version 1.3.0. All documentations are
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Coinbase Hires Former Fannie Mae Exec as New Chief Legal Officer

Coinbase Hires Former Fannie Mae Exec as New Chief Legal Officer

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Coinbase Hires Former Fannie Mae Exec as New Chief Legal Officer Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has hired on former Fannie Mae General Counsel Brian Brooks as their new Chief Legal Officer, according to an announcement published September 19. At Coinbase, Brooks will be responsible for legal, compliance, and government affairs. Prior to Coinbase, Brooks served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of the U.S. Federal National Mortgage Association (FNMA), commonly known as Fannie Mae. The association purchases qualifying mortgages from lenders, which it then bundles in bonds and sells to investors. In 2017, Fannie Mae reportedly provided $570 billion in mortgage financing. Brooks also participated ...
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Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, IOTA: Price Analysis, September 19

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, IOTA: Price Analysis, September 19

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, IOTA: Price Analysis, September 19 The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. Germany’s Minister of Finance Olaf Scholz believes that cryptocurrencies are not yet ready ro replace traditional fiat money, but he is not so confident about “20 to 30 years” into the future. This is a bullish sign, which confirms that the world is gradually coming to terms with the fact that cryptocurrencies are here to stay
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New App Allows Users to Create a Custodian-Free Bitcoin Trust – Bitcoin News

New App Allows Users to Create a Custodian-Free Bitcoin Trust – Bitcoin News

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Please share if you find this article interesting. New App Allows Users to Create a Custodian-Free Bitcoin Trust - Bitcoin News Technology & Security On Wednesday, September 19, a team of developers launched a platform called the Open Savings Initiative. The application allows any Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Bitcoin Core (BTC) user to save funds in a time-locked address that cannot be spent until a specific date and time has passed. Also read: Critical Bug Found in Bitcoin Core Invokes the Multiple Client Argument Open Savings Initiative Allows Bitcoin Users to Lock Funds Until a Specific Time There’s a new platform that allows people to save BCH and BTC in a time-locked address making the funds unspendable until a specific time. The Open Savings Initiative (OSI) is an open sourc
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Bitcoin’s Price Swings to Nearly $6,500 in Volatile Trading Hour

Bitcoin’s Price Swings to Nearly $6,500 in Volatile Trading Hour

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Bitcoin's Price Swings to Nearly $6,500 in Volatile Trading Hour Bitcoin's volatility was on full display on Wednesday when its price fell from $6,300 to $6,100 before shooting up to $6,500 – all within an hour's time. As of press time, the world's largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization was trading at $6,422, up 5 percent from the day's low of $6,117. The market did not waste time making its bullish move, scaling over 6 percent in less than 20 minutes to ultimately hit a high of $6,494, according to CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index (BPI). Coincidentally, the move occurred within just minutes of a CBOE Bitcoin Futures expiration. Bitcoin futures expirations have been documented as having a turbulent effect on the price of