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Bitcoin Lightning Network Mainnet Passes 500 Nodes

The Lightning Network mainnet has expanded beyond 500 nodes while its testnet implementation now hosts more nodes than Bitcoin Cash. Charge Of The Lightning Bulls The astonishing figures – 566 mainnet and 1720 testnet nodes at press time – come as an increasing number of users and commentators alike pledge support of Lightning, despite reservations about the robustness of its mainnet security. Bitcoinist previously reported on fledging LN mainnet presence last month, with its node

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Bitcoin Finds Unfurling Use in American Political Donations

After the Senate’s first official hearing on cryptocurrencies, top U.S. politicos’ approach to the ecosystem seems to be as open-minded as American traders could hope for. And more promising yet for American crypto enthusiasts is that more and more U.S. politicians are starting to accept bitcoin political donations. Has a tipping point been reached? Also […]

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Cameron Winklevoss Predicts 40x Increase for Bitcoin ‘Someday’

Bitcoin has come a long way since the time 10,000 coins were allegedly used to buy a pizza— and if you ask Bitcoin bull Cameron Winklevoss, the gold standard of cryptocurrency still has a long way to go. ‘It’s Actually a Buying Opportunity’ Today, one Bitcoin is worth just over $8,000 USD. But according to Cameron Winklevoss, investors can expect it to go up 40x “someday.” Cameron made the bold prediction on Wednesday this week to

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PATRON Is a Company Made by Influencers, for Influencers

Creativity and business have always had to be paired in some sense in order for money to be made and bills to be paid. For every creative mind out there, there is someone who manages their finances and does the negotiating. They are often referred to as the “suits” and are the people who deal … Continue reading PATRON Is a Company Made by Influencers, for Influencers

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How Blockchain is Changing Global Education

First, there was the Internet, and now it’s the blockchain. Wherever you look, the path forward leads to an increasingly decentralized world in which intermediaries become redundant and individuals gain more control over their money and personal data. The traditional concept of business has changed drastically, and that can be shown by the fact that … Continue reading How Blockchain is Changing Global Education

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Silence Of The Lambos? China Offers Luxury Cars For Crypto Despite Trade Ban

Continuing evidence of Bitcoin acceptance is fueling confusion about the true nature of the China cryptocurrency ban. Supercars On Sale For Bitcoin As major corporations make daring inroads to broadening acceptance this month despite a government pledge to end trading, smaller-scale endeavors are filtering through to western media. Thursday specifically saw Twitter-based news resource cnLedger reproduce photographs of a Chinese luxury car dealer in the city of Shenzhen which appear to show models on sale

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European Union Vastly Increases Blockhain Research Funding

Blockchain technology will make a big impact all over the world. A lot more research is needed before this technology can go mainstream. As such, it seems the European Union will increase its annual research budget in in the next few years. More specifically, the funding cap will go from 83 million EUR to 340 … Continue reading European Union Vastly Increases Blockhain Research Funding

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Crypto Exchanges Questioned for Over Advertising in Japan

The massive billboard featuring a Japanese celebrity dripping in gold above the Shibuya crossing for DMM Bitcoin exchange sparked a debate about advertising responsibility. Billboards with lots of bling selling Bitcoin As the popularity of investing in Bitcoin has taken off in Japan exchanges are spending more and more to attract potential players across all media … Continue reading Crypto Exchanges Questioned for Over Advertising in Japan

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Bitcoin Price Watch; Here’s What’s On This Morning

We’re closing in on the end of the week and, as far as the bitcoin price is concerned, there’s a strong chance that this week will be remembered for being the week that the market finally bottom out and things started to resume an upside trajectory. Right now, price is trading in and around the … Continue reading Bitcoin Price Watch; Here’s What’s On This Morning

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European Central Bank Worries About Bitcoin Threatening Financial Stability

Bitcoin has proven to be one of the oddest forms of money to date. Largely ignored by banks at first, the situation today looks very different. Even the European Central Bank has to acknowledge cryptocurrency will not go away. At the same time, they are well aware of the risks associated with this digital money. … Continue reading European Central Bank Worries About Bitcoin Threatening Financial Stability

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