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Elise Hamdon, ZEC’s Communications Manager Weekly Update (Community…

Elise Hamdon, ZEC’s Communications Manager : Weekly Update (Community & Communications): — Our three strategic priorities — 2019 network upgrade, Blossom — Defense against counterfeiting in shielded pools — Reinforcing the Sapling MPC — Introducing ten new team members To learn more about these topics and other Zcash news: https://forum.zcashcommunity.com/t/november-16-2018-weekly-update-community-comms/31943

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People Are Open to Bitcoin in the UK: YouGov Survey

The findings of the Bitcoin survey carried out in early November by research agency YouGov revealed an upbeat attitude on the part of UK residents towards the world’s main digital currency. Over 90 percent of respondents reported they had heard of Bitcoin, and one in five agrees that it could …

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Ping An Insurance to Invest $15B in Blockchain, Healthtech And Fintech

Chinese holding conglomerate Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. announced a plan to invest $15 billion (RMB 100 billion) in technology research and development, including blockchain and AI (artificial intelligence) in the next ten years to solidify its technology leadership in the financial services space. Jessica Tan, Deputy …

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AlphaPoint Integrates TUSD, Adds CBOE Executive

New York-based AlphaPoint, a blockchain-oriented firm that provides crypto exchange operators with technology solutions, announced on Tuesday that it had integrated TrueUSD (TUSD), a stablecoin that came out earlier this year. The integration of TUSD, which is traded in parity with the US dollar, will allow AlphaPoint’s digital asset exchange …

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HSBC, ING Settle India’s First Blockchain-Based Trade Finance Transaction

Global financial services players HSBC and ING have processed a live trade finance transaction by using only blockchain technology, HSBC’s India branch said on Sunday. The move is the latest in a series of banking industry’s initiatives that target the lucrative international trading settlement market with distributed ledger technology (DLT)-based …

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A Brief History of Bitcoin: 10 Years of Highs and Lows

October 31 marks the ten year anniversary of the release of the Bitcoin whitepaper, which was authored by Satoshi Nakamoto, and whose identity still remains a mystery. In this relatively short period of time, Bitcoin has challenged the way modern society looks at global finance and banking, and has been …

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Singapore’s ‘Token Day’ to Promote Cryptocurrency Mass Adoption

On the 10-year anniversary of the birth of cryptocurrency, blockchain-based point-of-sales (POS) systems provider Bizkey is launching a ‘Token Day’ in Singapore from October 31 to November 18 this year to allow the public familiarize themselves with digital assets and hopefully enable the space to reach a critical mass. In …

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Birthday blues for bitcoin as investors face year-on-year loss

By Tom Wilson LONDON (Reuters) – Bitcoin was heading toward a year-on-year loss on Wednesday, its 10th birthday, the first loss since last year's bull market, when the original and biggest digital coin muscled its way to worldwide attention with months of frenzied buying. By 1300 GMT, bitcoin (BTC=BTSP) was …

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Early bitcoin investors count winnings after volatile decade

By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss and Tom Wilson NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) – Seven years ago, Marshall Hayner gave his grandfather one bitcoin, worth about $30. On the paper wallet he fashioned to commemorate the gift, the U.S. entrepreneur and software developer wrote: “Do not open until $100,000.” It made Hayner's grandparents laugh, …

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Bitcoin Diamond (BCD) Price Jumps on Bithumb Listing

Bitcoin Diamond (BCD), one of the top fifty cryptocurrencies by market capitalization, leaped nearly 5% on a daily basis on Wednesday morning UTC as one of the leading virtual asset markets, Bithumb, added the asset to its trading roster. The South Korean exchange opened trading services, deposits and withdrawals at …

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Bitcoin’s White Paper Gave Us Liberty – Let’s Not Give It Back

One of bitcoin’s earliest entrepreneurs, Charlie Shrem is the former founder of BitInstant and co-founder of cryptocurrency intelligence service CryptoIQ. This exclusive opinion piece is part of CoinDesk’s “Bitcoin at 10: The Satoshi White Paper” opinion series. Ten years after Satoshi published the white paper that gave us bitcoin – …

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