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Church Mining Cryptocurrency Told to Pay Higher Electricity Rates

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Church Mining Cryptocurrency Told to Pay Higher Electricity RatesThe outcome of a court case in Russia may affect the popular practice of cryptocurrency mining in basements and garages. According to a recent ruling, a church in Irkutsk must pay higher electricity rates for installing and running mining hardware on its premises. ‘Grace’, the religious organization of the local evangelical community, has been taking […]

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Bitcoin Markets Comprise Imminent Alternative to Foreign Exchange

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Bitcoin Markets Comprise Imminent Alternative to Foreign ExchangeA report authored by researchers from the Henryk Niewodniczanski Institute of Nuclear Physics has found that Bitcoin is maturing. The report, courtesy of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Krakow, concludes that Bitcoin carries “concrete potential of imminently becoming a regular market” and “an alternative to the foreign exchange.” Also Read: Research: Corporations Fail to Deliver […]

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Bitcoin Cash Developers Are Building Tools for Better BCH Fungibility

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Bitcoin Cash Developers Are Building Tools for Better BCH FungibilityOn Oct. 12 the Bitcoin Cash developer Chris Troutner published a new shuffling protocol concept called Tokenshuffle, a platform that aims to anonymize BCH transactions. Meanwhile, the Cashshuffle project has recently outlined the platform’s roadmap and accomplishments so far. Over the past few months the focus on bitcoin cash fungibility and tools that make blockchain […]

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Research: Corporations Fail to Deliver on Blockchain Hype, Scalability a Top Concern

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Research: Corporations Fail to Deliver on Blockchain Hype, Scalability a Top ConcernA new report from Greenwich Associates, a provider of market intelligence and advisory services to the financial services industry, tries to answer the question: “Why have the tech and financial industries lagged their own blockchain expectations?” It identifies technical challenges as causing corporations to fail to deliver on the hype they created around a buzzword […]

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The Daily: Robinhood Reaches 25th State, Fake Adobe Crypto Malware

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The Daily: Coinbase Ditches Crypto Index Fund, Robinhood Reaches 25th StateIn today’s edition of The Daily we cover stories about Robinhood expanding to its 25th American state, recently discovered mining malware, Coinbase ditching its crypto index fund, and a new blockchain job for a former advisor to president Trump. Also Read: US Court Issues Emergency Order Halting a Planned Initial Coin Offering Robinhood Reaches 25th […]

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