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Vietnam’s Finance Ministry not keen on regulating Cryptocurrencies

The Vietnamese Ministry of Finance has iterated that there is currently no legislation regarding the issuance and/or trading of cryptocurrency assets in the country and as such, activities involving crypto trading are profoundly discouraged. A local news agency has reported that the Vietnamese financial authorities vehemently discouraged citizens from trading any form of virtual currency […] …

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XRP will exist forever – Brad Garlinghouse

TL;DR Breakdown XRP to trade after Ripple cease to exist Kraken CEO against Ripple crypto coin Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse has made a statement of fact about embattled cryptocurrency, XRP. The CEO said no matter the lawsuit’s outcome with the SEC; the crypto would trade forever. He said this as he continues to explain and […] …

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Ripple boss appears on Axios calling SEC lawsuit “misguided”

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse appeared on Axios to call the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) lawsuit against his firm misguided.
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Oil Billionaire Kjell Inge Rokke Comes Out Strongly In Favor Of Bitcoin With Multi-Million Dollar Investment

Norwegian investor Kjell Inge Rokke has joined a growing list of billionaires investing in Bitcoin. Rokke, who is the second-richest person in Norway, launched a new company today to invest in BTC and blockchain. Rokke is one of Norway’s foremost investors, with interests in oil and gas, engineering, fishing, and construction. His majority-owned firm Aker […] …

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Papypal Acquires Crypto Security Firm Curv in a Bid to Expand its Crypto Ecosystem

PayPal today confirmed the acquisition of cryptocurrency security technology provider firm Curv after weeks of rumors about the payment giant’s first crypto acquisition. Curv is a leading provider of cloud-based infrastructure for digital asset security based in Tel Aviv, Israel. The firm in its official press release said, The acquisition of Curv is part of our
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Breaking: Norwegian Giant Aker ASA Floats New Firm to Invest in Bitcoin; Buys 1,170 Bitcoin Worth $58 Million

Norwegian oil and energy gains Aker ASA has official announced that it is floating a new firm Seetee AS  to dedicatedly focus on investing in the Bitcoin ecosystem and the overall blockchain market. As per the announcement, Seetee AS will start with an initial capital of 500 million kroner  i.e. $58 million. Aker said that
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Ripple Fends Off Investor from Redeeming $175M Stock Amid SEC’s Suit

In a move that crypto experts previously applauded as the dawn of a new era for Ripple Labs, investment manager Tetragon Financial Services led Series […] …

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The New Internet Might Be Just Around the Corner

If you build, they will come – the criminals that is. Always one step ahead, and the internet is rife with cybercrime. In a perpetual game of cat and mouse, the websites and apps we use constantly seek to outsmart the cybercriminals before they fall foul, effectively costing the users extra work in verification, authentication,
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Generational Theory and The Historical Significance of Bitcoin

In a recent piece for CNN, journalist Kaya Yurleff made a rather startling announcement: emojis are dead…well, more or less. Says who? Generation Z, that’s who. Colloquially known as zoomers, these trendsetters were born between the years of 1996 and 2010. Everything lives, and everything dies. And emojis, we’re told, are on the way out. Times […] …

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John McAfee claims SEC allegations laid against him are exaggerated

TL;DR Breakdown  McAfee explains how the SEC allegations laid against him are exaggerated. John MCAfee says he never sold any coin, even when altcoins crashed. John McAfee, a crypto heavyweight, who has been in line for trial has been charged by the United States Department of Justice with fresh crimes. However, through the social media […] …

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Ripple Wants SEC to Treat XRP the Same Way With Bitcoin and Ethereum

There is no shortage of stories of the Securities and Exchange Commission in the United States (SEC) being at loggerheads with various firms in the crypto industry. The commission has had lawsuits with Telegram and Ripple and has spent years persecuting various fraudulent schemes in the industry. The current legal batter with Ripple has seen […] …

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Wisdom Events Partnership Agreement – Blockchain Finance Forum

Media Partnership AgreementBlockchain Finance Forum: Europe 202128-29 April 2021 | Virtual event This counter-marketing partnership is designed to be mutually beneficial to both the Blockchain Finance Forum: Europe 2021 (BFF), organized by Wisdom, and Cryptopolitan. BFF provides:  10% discount code for Cryptopolitan’s members/readers: Cryptopolitan10 ; One free pass for one of Cryptopolitan’s staff members to […] …

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Software Pioneer John McAfee Indicted of $13 Million Charges With Crypto Scam Involving Dogecoin (DOGE)

John McAfee, the antivirus software pioneer of McAfee securities was indicted on Friday, March 5, based on several criminal charges. McAfee has been charged with 7 charges in total for allegedly “scalping” a $13 million fraud and money laundering involving cryptocurrencies like Dogecoin (DOGE) and Verge. The 75-year-old founder and his other executive have been
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MicroStrategy defies market dip, buys $10m more Bitcoin

TL;DR Breakdown MicroStrategy buys 205 more Bitcoin Saylor says they can hodl BTC for 100 years Against all market uncertainty, MicroStrategy, a business intelligence firm that has been aggressive investing in Bitcoin has continued to do so. MicroStrategy CEO, Michael Saylor announced in a tweet today that the firm has bought 205 more Bitcoin at […] …

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Breaking: Bitcoin Mining Firm Cipher Set to Go Public at $2 Billion Valuation With SPAC Merger

Cipher Mining, a bitcoin mining subsidiary of mining hardware manufacturer Bitfury is all set to go public with a $2 billion valuation. The firm would merge with Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) Good Works Acquisition Corp for its public listing. SPACs have become quite a rage over the past year and crypto companies seem to
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Bybit to Cease Services for UK Citizens Following the FCA Ban on Crypto Derivatives Trading

Singapore-headquartered digital asset exchange Bybit will suspend its services to UK citizens following the FCA ban on crypto derivatives trading.  …

Who Created Bitcoin?

Bitcoin was created by Satoshi Nakamoto, (almost certainly) a pseudonym, that no one has been able to conclusively connect to an actual person or group of people to this day. Nakamoto vanished from the internet in 2011, leaving few clues as to who they might be. Over the years, many people have … …

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Mark Cuban’s Dallas Mavericks Becomes First NBA Team to Accept Dogecoin

Dallas Mavericks, the NBA team owned by billionaire Mark Cuban has become the first professional sports team to accept Dogecoin as a form of payment. The basketball team was already accepting Bitcoin and going by Cuban’s word, the team did not receive any significant payment in Bitcoin. While many were wondering the reason behind the
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