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Amazon Awarded Two Blockchain-Related Patents

Internet retailer Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has been awarded two blockchain-related patents. The two patents were originally filed back in 2018 and 2015 as part of a bid to solidify Amazon’s status as a contender in the domain. The patents, published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) on Tuesday, relate …

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Alex Sterk, UBQ’s CEO Community Manager Kris…

Alex Sterk, UBQ’s CEO : Community Manager Kris Lester has been interviewed Altcoin Magazine about Ubiq. We are also running a giveaway with this article, to learn more about this, check out the link on twitter. Ubiq community contest with $75 worth of $UBQ – Learn about Ubiq in this …

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Bitcoin Miner Canaan’s IPO Looms as Filing Status Now ‘Lapsed’

Canaan Creative’s application for an initial public offering (IPO) now looms as the Chinese bitcoin mining maker’s filing status at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) has become inactive. According to an update at the HKEX’s database on Thursday, the status of Canaan’s IPO application is now marked as “lapsed,” …

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John McAfee Involved in Tokenizing Rare Art

Tokenizing real-world value has been an idea making the circles in crypto space. From buildings to businesses or metal mining rights, offering to own a part through a cryptographic token is seen as a viable investment opportunity. But tokenizing artworks has also been a part of the business. Now, John …

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Massive Twitter Hack Made Target Promote Bitcoin Scam

A group of unknown hackers has just achieved a major win today after attacking Target’s Twitter account to promote a Bitcoin giveaway scam. The now-deleted tweet is now on display after Ernst Mulders, a software developer at eVect, discovered the major retailer’s thread. https://twitter.com/ernstmul/status/1062300164046626817 The hack apparently struck multiple accounts, …

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Significant Ethereum (ETH) Balance Moved to Binance to Await Action

Several large tranches of Ethereum (ETH) have gone into a known Binance wallet from previously unknown addresses. The transfers are yet to make significant whale moves, and the intention behind the transfers is unknown. https://twitter.com/whalewatchio/status/1062051580042715136 Binance is one of the best-visited exchanges, and it sees significant activity given the ability …

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Initiative Q Rides Co-Opts the Fame of Bitcoin (BTC)

Users of social media, Skype or other channels may have seen personal invite links to Initiative Q. The ads promise a bankless, peer-to-peer payment system similar to PayPal, but the payment does not involve a crypto coin. Instead, users receive a certain amount of a centralized digital currency. Based on …

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NEM (XEM) Price Pumps After Coincheck Renews Trading

Interest in NEM (XEM) suddenly reignited as Coincheck opened trading again after months of inactivity. The sudden breakout in prices came with extremely high volumes. Coincheck noted that a security audit was performed before XEM buying and selling resued, and Ethereum (ETH) and Lisk (LSK) wallets were tested. https://twitter.com/NEMofficial/status/1061906802088898561 The …

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Fake EOS Wallet on GooglePlay Taken Down on EOS Rio Signal

A faked EOS wallet has been flagged and taken down by a developer group, EOS Rio. The app, called SimplEOS, faked a release by the developer group. This is not the first faked EOS wallet attempting to steal credentials. https://twitter.com/eosriobrazil/status/1060579777432641537 While the wallet seems to have disappeared from the app …

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South Korean exchange PureBit Pulls Exit Scam, Takes Away 13,000 Ethereum (ETH)

PureBit, a new and small-scale South Korean exchange, closed completely over the weekend, exit-scamming with 13,000 Ethereum (ETH). Users noticed the exit, and later, South Korean Cryptocurrency & Blockchain News confirmed the event through Twitter: https://twitter.com/BlockchainROK/status/1060840288489369600 The exit scam follows the sudden closing of an unrelated exchange, MapleChange in Canada, …

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China’s Lifting of Bitcoin Ban is Fake News

Sorry, but the reports circulating that China has finally lifted its ban on Bitcoin trading is not accurate. Contrary to several media reports, including from a cryptocurrency-focused online publication with the banner: China Lifts Bitcoin Ban; Individuals and Businesses Can Now Own Cryptocurrencies Legally as well as tweets and statements …

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XRP Tip Bot to Bring Ripple’s Technology to Alexa App Store

The XRP tipping bot used on Reddit, Discord, and Twitter may be moving to the Alexa App Store, becoming a part of the Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) ecosystem. Alexa app developer @nixerFFM has posted a message to say a beta version for the store is coming soon. https://twitter.com/nixerFFM/status/1059903178509074432 XRP, which so far …

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DigiByte (DGB) Plans ASIC Protection with Continuous Code Changes

DigiByte (DGB) plans to become permanently ASIC-resistant by continuously switching its mining mechanisms. https://twitter.com/DigiByteCoin/status/1060592209739825152 The project explained in its tweet that it aimed to create predictable, repeated switching of the mining algorithm. Until now, crypto teams have gone to great lengths to make modifications to the mining approach, usually asking …

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Xinshu Dong, ZIL’s CEO An update on…

Xinshu Dong, ZIL’s CEO : An update on the Zilliqa Mainnet progress – Testnet will be open to external miners end of Nov 2018 and mainnet release expected Jan 2019. For more details, please refer to https://twitter.com/zilliqa/status/1060493269769969664

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