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Ripple Briefly Achieves $100 Billion Market Cap, Can it be Justified?

Ripple, the cryptocurrency that was designed to handle large volumes of transactions for banks and financial institutions,…

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Blockchain Asset Registries: Approaching Enlightenment?

Improving access to productive finance in Latin America and the Caribbean is the bottom line of our…

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Avoiding Digital Feudalism Built on Blockchains

Let’s all acknowledge that things are looking pretty positive in the world of blockchain. Bitcoin’s price continues…

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Kidnapped Cryptocurrency Exchange Executive Found After 3 Days

As recently reported by CCN, 40-year-old IT specialist Pavel Lerner was recently kidnapped in Kiev, Ukraine on…

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Blockchain in Healthcare: 2017’s Successes

Entering 2018, two things are clear – 1) healthcare is ripe for disruption and 2) there is…

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31% of South Korean Professionals are Cryptocurrency Investors

In a survey published on Wednesday by Seoul-based online employment platform Saramin, 31.3% of 931 office-goers polled…

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Tokens Are Slowly Eating the Firm

One of the most fascinating outcomes of the 2017 gold rush into open-source protocol development is the…

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India’s Tax Sleuths are Looking Into Bitcoin Profiteers’ Overall Wealth

India’s income tax (IT) department is taking a closer look at the overall wealth of individuals making…

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No One Should Control the Blockchain Supply Chain

2017 was a foundational year for blockchain. We saw the emergence of new networks, platforms, strategies and…

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Russia’s Finance Minister Confirms Upcoming Bitcoin Regulations

The Russian Ministry of Finance has prepared a sweeping regulatory law that will cover many facets of…

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Mining Futures? 2017 Saw Crypto Patents Pile Up

The past 12 months have seen a range of patent applications focused on cryptocurrency or blockchain applications,…

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Belarus Acknowledges Bitcoin as a Legal Currency, Legalizes ICOs

The government of Belarus, with the approval of its President Alexander Lukashenko, has officially acknowledged bitcoin as…